Art Pepper Surf Ride

Art Pepper - The Complete Surf Ride Plus (1951-54) [2CD] {2002 Savoy Jazz / Nippon Columbia}

Art Pepper - The Complete Surf Ride Plus (1951-54) [2CD] {2002 Savoy Jazz / Nippon Columbia}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC+CUE+LOG -> 651 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 346 Mb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (jpg) -> 53 Mb | 5% repair rar | 24-bit remaster
© 2002 Savoy Jazz / Nippon Columbia | COCB-53010/11
Jazz / Bop / West Coast Jazz / Saxophone

An expanded version of SV-115 Art Pepper - Surf Ride. The first date finds the alto saxophonist in fine form, leading a quartet consisting of pianist Hampton Hawes, bassist Joe Mondragon, and drummer Larry Bunker. Pepper primarily sticks to originals, though he offers a warm rendition of the standard "These Foolish Things" as well. Pepper sounds a little more adventurous on the second date, accompanied by pianist Russ Freeman, bassist Bob Whitlock, and drummer Bobby White. Two takes of "Chili Pepper" (a Latin-flavored reworking of the venerable "Tea for Two"), two versions of the rapid-fire "Suzy the Poodle" (based upon "[Back Home Again In] Indiana"), a lush arrangement of the ballad "Everything Happens to Me," and a swinging performance of Lester Young's "Tickle Toe" (which incorporates cornetist Bix Beiderbecke's tag from the recording of Paul Whiteman's "When") make up this session.

Art Pepper - Straight Life (1990)  

Posted by Oceandrop at Nov. 18, 2011
Art Pepper - Straight Life (1990)

Art Pepper - Straight Life (1990)
Jazz | EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG | [email protected] | 256 MB. & 124 MB.
300dpi. Complete Scans (JPG) included | WinRar, 3% recovery
Audio CD (1990) | Label: Galaxy/OJC | Catalog# OJCCD-475-2 | 48:11 min.

Altoist Art Pepper recorded many albums for the Galaxy label during 1979-1982, all of which have been reissued in a massive 16-CD "complete" box set. This single CD is pretty definitive and serves as a perfect introduction to Pepper's second (and most rewarding) period. Not only is there a superior version of Pepper's famous title cut but very emotional (and explorative) renditions of "September Song" and "Nature Boy." Filling out this quartet set (which also features pianist Tommy Flanagan, bassist Red Mitchell, and drummer Billy Higgins) are "Surf Ride," "Make a List," and "Long Ago and Far Away." Brilliant music.
Art Pepper ‎- Art Pepper + Eleven (Modern Jazz Classics) (1959) [MFSL, MFCD 805]

Art Pepper ‎- Art Pepper + Eleven (Modern Jazz Classics) (1959)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
1991 | Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab, MFCD 805 | ~ 238 or 102 Mb | Scans Included
Bop, Big Band, Cool Jazz

This is a true classic. Altoist Art Pepper is joined by an 11-piece band playing Marty Paich arrangements of a dozen jazz standards from the bop and cool jazz era. Trumpeter Jack Sheldon has a few solos, but the focus is very much on the altoist who is in peak form for this period…
Art Pepper & Conte Candoli - Mucho Calor (1957) Reissue 1987 [Repost, New Rip]

Art Pepper & Conte Candoli - Mucho Calor (1957) Reissue 1987
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 273 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 124 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Genre: Latin Jazz, Bop, Cool | Label: V.S.O.P./Andex | # 47CD, A 3002 | Time: 00:44:48

This recording brings back an obscure session from the long defunct Andex label that was probably recorded around 1956. The emphasis is on Latin jazz with altoist Art Pepper, trumpeter Conte Candoli, tenor saxophonist Bill Perkins, pianist Russ Freeman, bassist Ben Tucker, and drummer Chuck Flores interacting with the percussion of Jack Costanza and Mike Pacheko. With arrangements by Bill Holman, Johnny Mandel, Benny Carter, and Pepper, the music is quite jazz-oriented if a touch lightweight. Worth investigating by fans of the idiom.
Art Pepper & Duke Jordan - In Copenhagen 1981 (1981) 2 CDs, Reissue 1996

Art Pepper & Duke Jordan - In Copenhagen 1981 (1981) 2 CDs, Reissue 1996
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 801 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 361 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Genre: Post-Bop, Cool, Saxophone Jazz | Label: Galaxy/Ace/ZYX | # 2GCD-8201-2 | Time: 02:25:23

This was the first and last time Pepper worked with Jordan, and came about as a result of Pepper's usual pianist, George Cables, being unable to make the dates at Club Montmartre in Copenhagen. To Pepper's dismay, Danmarks Radio decided to record the first gig of the Montmartre series. Pepper need not have worried – the show was a rousing success, with the band tackling a set of standards (and a couple of Pepper originals) with such verve and determination that relatively simple tunes turned into astounding solo workouts (there are several drum and bass solos to be heard on this record), the amazing highlight of which is a shot at "Besame Mucho" that rounds out to twenty-two minutes. Art Pepper was in the process of dying at the time this recording was made, but there's no lack of energy, no loss of vitality. A two-CD live jazz set that's well worth having and should not be overlooked.
Art Pepper - Gettin' Together (1960) [Japanese Limited SHM-SACD 2012] PS3 ISO + Hi-Res FLAC

Art Pepper - Gettin' Together (1960) [Japanese Limited SHM-SACD 2012]
PS3 Rip | SACD ISO | DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 42:54 minutes | Scans included | 1,31 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Full Scans included | 882 MB

Art Pepper & George Cables - Goin' Home (1982) {1991 OJC}  Music

Posted by TestTickles at June 2, 2016
Art Pepper & George Cables - Goin' Home (1982) {1991 OJC}

Art Pepper & George Cables - Goin' Home (1982) {1991 OJC}
EAC Rip | FLAC with CUE and log | scans | 171 mb
MP3 CBR 320kbps | RAR | 62 mb
Genre: jazz

Goin' Home is a 1962 duo album between Art Pepper & George Cables, Released by Galaxy Records in 1982, recorded and mixed in full digital (DDD), this was released nine years later on CD by Original Jazz Classics/Fantasy Jazz.
Art Pepper - Art Pepper Meets The Rhythm Section (1957) {2000 20bit K2 Super Coding}

Art Pepper - Art Pepper Meets The Rhythm Section (1957) {2000 20bit K2 Super Coding}
EAC Rip | FLAC with CUE and log | scans | 347 mb
MP3 CBR 320kbps | RAR | 137 mb
Genre: jazz

Art Pepper Meets The Rhythm Section is the 1957 album by Art Pepper. Originally released by the Contemporary label, this is the 20bit K2 Super Coding CD pressing released by Fantasy Jazz and was limited to 10,000 copies.

Art Pepper - Art Pepper Today (1979)  

Posted by Designol at Oct. 24, 2015
Art Pepper - Art Pepper Today (1979)

Art Pepper - Art Pepper Today (1979)
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 234 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 113 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Genre: Bop, Post-Bop | Label: Galaxy/Original Jazz Classics | # OJCCD-474-2 (GXY-5119) | Time: 00:44:17

Altoist Art Pepper, in the midst of a successful comeback, recorded this excellent set (also included in full in his massive Galaxy box set) for Galaxy. With pianist Stanley Cowell, bassist Cecil McBee and drummer Roy Haynes, Pepper performs a definitive version of his intense ballad "Patricia"; other highlights include "Miss Who," "Lover Come Back to Me" and "Chris' Blues." The CD reissue also has a second alternate version of "These Foolish Things".

Art Pepper - Neon Art: Volume One (2015)  

Posted by mark70 at June 22, 2015
Art Pepper - Neon Art: Volume One (2015)

Art Pepper - Neon Art: Volume One (2015)
MP3 320 kbps CBR | 34:47 min | 80.3 MB
Genre: Jazz | Label: Omnivore Recordings

This is not a new release. It is a sensible one. In 2012, Omnivore Records released Art Pepper: Neon Art, Volume 1 in colored vinyl, taking advantage of the current baby boomer infatuation with the inferior medium of our childhood. In the case of Pepper, the medium is not the message. This is music that demands to be heard however, and the time comes that it be released to a larger audience than those hip dinosaurs trying to live 50 years ago (not that I am criticizing, Green River will never sound better than when I peeled it out of the shrink-wrap with my cousin in 1969).