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Maynard Ferguson - A Message From Birdland download mp3 album
A Message From Birdland
Bop, Post Bop, Big Band
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Tracks 1-7 originally issued in 1960 as Roulette SR-52027 Tracks 8-12 originally issued in 1994 on "The Complete Roulette Recordings of the Maynard Ferguson Orchestra" (Mosaic MD-156). Other Versions (5 of 8) View All. Cat.

This album has an average beat per minute of 117 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 60/152 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist A Message From Birdland. BPM Profile A Message From Birdland. Album starts at 143BPM, ends at 105BPM (-38), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Maynard Ferguson.

Conquistador is the ninth album by Canadian jazz trumpeter Maynard Ferguson on Columbia Records. The album is notable for its inclusion of the hit single "Gonna Fly Now (Theme from "Rocky")". Bob James produced it (Primal Scream) and made it with all the New York heavies (Steve Gadd, Richard Tee, Eric Gale, et al). It did very well for a crossover album, but the guys on the band were a little upset about the fact that they weren't on i.

Chameleon is a 1974 big band jazz album by Canadian jazz trumpeter Maynard Ferguson. It features cover versions of many songs that were popular in the years leading up to its production, including: "Jet" by Paul McCartney and Wings, "The Way We Were" – which was popularized by Barbra Streisand, and "Livin' for the City" by Stevie Wonder. He also pays tribute to trumpeter Bunny Berigan with his own take on "I Can't Get Started".

A Message From Birdland. By: Maynard Ferguson (1959, Jazz). More albums from Maynard Ferguson: It’s My Time by Maynard Ferguson. Hollywood by Maynard Ferguson. Conducts The Birdland Dreamband Vol 1 & 2 by Maynard Ferguson. High Voltage by Maynard Ferguson. Maynard ’61 by Maynard Ferguson. Hot by Maynard Ferguson. Storm by Maynard Ferguson. Body & Soul by Maynard Ferguson. View all albums . A Message From Birdland.

1. Oleo - Malcolm Addey. Listen to A Message From Birdland in full in the this site app. Play on this site. 2007 Parlophone Records Ltd, a Warner Music Group Company.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Oleo
Written-By – Sonny Rollins
A2 Starfire
Written-By – Benny Golsen*
A3 The Mark Of Jazz
Written-By – Slide Hampton
B1 Nightlife
Written-By – Benny Golsen*
B2 Stella By Starlight
Written-By – Victor Young
B3 Lonely Time
Written-By – Marty Paich
B4 Back In The Satellite Again
Written-By – W. Maiden*

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Birdland


  • Alto Saxophone – Jimmy Ford
  • Baritone Saxophone – John Lanni
  • Bass – Jimmy Rowser
  • Drums – Frankie Dunlop
  • Liner Notes – Leonard Feather
  • Orchestra – Maynard Ferguson & His Orchestra
  • Photography By [Cover] – Len Gittleman
  • Piano – Joe Zawinul
  • Producer – Teddy Reig
  • Tenor Saxophone – Carmen Leggio, Willie Maiden
  • Trombone – Don Sebesky, Slide Hampton
  • Trumpet – Clyde Reasinger, Don Ellis, Jerry Tyree
  • Trumpet, Valve Trombone – Maynard Ferguson


Recorded live June 17, 1959 at Birdland "The Jazz Corner of the World" - New York City

The Artist is listed on the covers as "Maynard Ferguson," but as "Maynard Ferguson & His Orchestra" on the label.

A1 - (Prestige Music Co.-BMI)
A2 - (Totem Music, Inc.-ASCAP)
A3 - (Patricia Music Publishing Corp.-BMI)
B1 - (Totem Music, Inc.-ASCAP)
B2 - (Famous Music Corp.-ASCAP)
B3 - (Harral Music-ASCAP)
B4 - (Kimberly Music-BMI)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): RLP 101-A1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): RLP 101 B-1

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SR 52027 Maynard Ferguson A Message From Birdland ‎(LP, Album, RE) Roulette SR 52027 US 1963
0946 3 97447 2 5 Maynard Ferguson A Message From Birdland ‎(CD, Album, RM) Roulette Jazz, EMI 0946 3 97447 2 5 Europe 2007
FSR-558, SR 52027 Maynard Ferguson A Message From Birdland ‎(LP, Album, RE) Roulette, Roulette FSR-558, SR 52027 Spain 1987
SL-5100-RO Maynard Ferguson A Message From Birdland ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Roulette SL-5100-RO Japan 1974
TOCJ-50192 Maynard Ferguson A Message From Birdland ‎(CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM) Roulette TOCJ-50192 Japan 2011