Great Figures in Jazz Flute
April 29, 2020 (No Comments) by Ganved14

James Moody

In the first of a series of transcriptions, here is one of the pioneers of jazz flute, James Moody playing a blues in G.

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Hubert Laws

With guitarist Russell Malone, at Jazzwoche Burghausen in 2010, Hubert Laws , plays Ellington & Jobim.

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Sam Most

Jazz flute pioneer Sam Most is featured in a film by Edmond Goff and Fernando Gelbard

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Chick Corea

Pianist and composer Chick Corea passed away unexpectedly in February.

Award-winning jazz flutist Hubert Laws, featured in several places at Flute Journal, worked and recorded extensively with Corea over the years.

On June 22nd, Hubert appeared at the Jazz Bakery in Los Angeles with his trio to present a tribute to his friend.

The concert can be seen here.


Wayman Carver

From 2014, New Zealand’s Aleisha Ward writes on the earliest jazz exponents of the flute in jazz.

Her piece can be seen here.

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