To celebrate the’Jazz Day’, here is a list of some of the best jazz albuns of all time:

Miles Davis – Kind of Blue (1959)

1. So What
2. Freddie Freeloader
3. Blue in Green
4. All Blues
5. Flamenco Sketches


John Coltrane – A Love Supreme (1965)

1. A Love Supreme, Part 1 (“Acknowledgement”)
2. A Love Supreme, Part 2: Resolution
3. A Love Supreme, Part 3: Pursuance / A Love Supreme, Part 4: Psalm


Dave Brubeck Quartet – Time Out (1959)

1. Blue Rondo a la Turk
2. Strange Meadow Lark
3. Take Five
4. Three to Get Ready
5. Kathy’s Waltz
6. Everybody’s Jumpin’
7. Pick Up Sticks


Charles Mingus – Mingus Ah Um (1959)

1. Better Git It in Your Soul
2. Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
3. Boggie Stop Shuffle
4. Self-Portrait in Three Colors
5. Open Letter to Duke
6. Bird Calls
7. Fables of Faubus
8. Pussy Cat Dues
9. Jelly Roll


Ornette Coleman – The Shape of Jazz to Come (1959)

1. Lonely Woman
2. Eventually
3. Peace
4. Focus On Sanity
5. Congeniality
6. Chronology


Charles Mingus – The Black Saint and the Sinner Lady (1963)

1. Solo Dancer- Stop! Look! and Listen, Sinner Jim Whitney (The Black Saint and the Sinner Lady)
2. Track B: Duet Solo Dancers
3. Track C: Group Dancer
4. Mode D: Trio and Group Dancers / Mode E: Single Solos and Group Dance / Mode F: Group and Solo Dance


Cannonball Adderley – Somethin’ Else (1958)

1. Autumn Leaves
2. Love For Sale
3. Somethin’ Else
4. One For Daddy-O
5. Dancing In The Dark


Sonny Rollins – Saxophone Colossus (1956)

1. St. Thomas
2. You Don’t Know What Love Is
3. Strode Rode
4. Die Moritat von Mackie Messer (The Ballad of Mack the Knife) A Theme From “The Threepenny Opera”
5. Blue 7


Miles Davis – Bitches Brew (1970)

1. Pharaoh’s Dance
2. Bitches Brew
3. Spanish Key
4. John McLaughlin
5. Miles Runs the Voodoo Down
6. Sanctuary


John Coltrane – Blue Train (1957)

1. Blue Train
2. Moment’s Notice
3. Locomotion
4. I’m Old Fashioned
5. Lazy Bird

Source: UDiscoverMusic

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