I am always on the lookout for rare or hard to find recordings from Stan.
This would be a great place to talk about our latest discoveries.
Well to start the ball rolling. About a month ago I was told about
the Gerald Wilson Big Band Modern reissue. 15 tracks altogether.
Tracks 1-8 are a reissue from a 1954 studio session. Tracks 9-15
are a previously unissued 1950 concert in San Francisco's Veterans Memorial
with guest stars Wardell Gray, Stan Getz and Zoot Sims.
Each one of these great sax players is given a showcase
tune and they finish the concert all blowing great solos and trading fours
on Hollywood Freeway.
Stan plays the beautiful "Out Of Nowhere". The way he quotes Broadway is just
I only have 2 videos of Stan:The winery concert and the Munich concert.
Living in Australia we dont have the same access to many of these DVD's
Could you possibly let me know what else is available.
- Stan Getz and Chet Baker In Stockholm Feb 1983. Very hard to get. Was only available in Europe. Released by KJ Jazz.
- Stan Getz The Last Recording. Concert in Munich
- Stan Getz Vintage Getz. Recorded at Robert Mondavi's Vineyards.
- Cool Summers Stan Getz & Alto Madness. Recorded at the Paul Masson Vineyards.
- Stan Getz Live. This is a duplicate of the Cool Summers DVD.
- Jazz Icons John Coltrane Live in 1960,61 & 65. This includes a session with Stan Getz. (Hackensack and a Ballad Medley)
That's all I could find.
Fortunately we have plenty of videos on Youtube and DailyMotion. Every day it seems
something new comes up.