Checkmate is a live album by American jazz guitarist Joe Pass and pianist Jimmy Rowles that was released in 1981. It was re-issued in 1998 on CD by Original Jazz Classics. Superior background music that rewards close listening.
Rowles sets the quiet mood, and Pass keeps his amplifier quite low and was content to play on the pianist's turf. The emphasis is on slower tempos and harmonically sophisticated chords. Together they explore such songs as "What's Your Story Morning Glory," "As Long as I Live," "Stardust" and "T'is Autumn.
Checkmate is a live album by American jazz guitarist Joe Pass and pianist Jimmy Rowles, released in 1981 (see 1981 in music).
Checkmate is a live album by American jazz guitarist Joe Pass and pianist Jimmy Rowles that was released in 1981. James George Hunter (August 19, 1918 – May 28, 1996), known professionally as Jimmy Rowles, was an American jazz pianist, vocalist, and composer. As a bandleader and accompanist, he explored various styles including swing and cool jazz. What's Your Story, Morning Glory?" (Jack Lawrence, Paul Francis Webster, Hank Williams) – 4:08. So Rare" (Jerry Herst, Jack Sharpe) – 4:24. As Long as I Live" (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) – 4:36.
Checkmate is a bop music album recording by JOE PASS released in 1981 on CD, LP/Vinyl and/or cassette. JOE PASS - Checkmate. Filed under Bop By JOE PASS. Joe Pass (Guitar) Jimmy Rowles (Piano). Pablo Records – D2310865 (US). Thanks to snobb for the updates. Checkmate by Joe Pass (1998-03-30) Original Jazz Classics (1998-03-30).
Joe Pass Jimmy Rowles Saygun Arpalı .Joe Pass & Jimmy Rowles - Checkmate (1981). Tracks 01. What's Your Story Morning Glory 02. So Rare 03. As Long As I Live 04.