Tabackin - Tabackin mp3 album
- Performer: Tabackin
- Title: Tabackin
- Genre: Jazz
- Formats: MMF WMA VOX TTA ADX AHX AUD
- Released: 1977
- MP3 album: 1749 mb
- FLAC album: 1262 mb
- Rating: 4.3/5
- Votes: 131
Insights is the fourth studio recording of the Toshiko Akiyoshi – Lew Tabackin Big Band and was voted "Jazz Album of the Year" in the 1978 Down Beat magazine critic's poll. It received the Swing Journal magazine 1976 Gold Disk prize in Japan and was nominated for a 1978 Grammy award in the USA for Best Jazz Instrumental Performance by a Big Band. All tracks from this album are also included on the 2008 Mosaic 3 CD compilation, Mosaic Select: Toshiko Akiyoshi - Lew Tabackin Big Band.
Lewis Barry Tabackin (born March 26, 1940) is an American jazz flautist and tenor saxophonist. He is married to pianist Toshiko Akiyoshi with whom he has co-led large ensembles since the 1970s. Tabackin started learning flute at age 12, followed by tenor saxophone at age 15. He has cited Al Cohn and Coleman Hawkins as influences on saxophone, while his flute role models include classical players such as William Kincaid, Julius Baker, and Jean-Pierre Rampal.
Lew Tabackin – Tabackin. Label: Inner City Records – IC 1038. Format: Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue. Country: US. Released: 1977. Written By – Lew Tabackin. B4. A Ghost Of A Chance. Written By – Bing Crosby, Ned Washington, Victor Young.
Vintage – Duke Ellington Songbook is a jazz duo album recorded by pianist Toshiko Akiyoshi and tenor saxophonist, flutist Lew Tabackin. It was released in Japan in June 2008 on the T-toc Records label. Vintage (Duke Ellington Songbook). Studio album by. Toshiko Akiyoshi, Lew Tabackin.
Farewell is the eighth studio recording released by the Toshiko Akiyoshi – Lew Tabackin Big Band. The album received a 1980 Grammy award nomination for "Best Jazz Instrumental Performance - Big Band.
Lew Tabackin (born May 26, 1940 in Philadelphia) is a jazz flautist and a tenor saxophonist. He is married to Toshiko Akiyoshi, who is a jazz pianist and a composer/arranger. Tabackin was co-founder and principal soloist for the Toshiko Akiyoshi – Lew Tabackin Big Band and the Toshiko Akiyoshi Jazz Orchestra, from 1973 through 2003. Tabackin studied flute at the Philadelphia Conservatory of Music and also studied music with composer Vincent Persichetti.
LEW TABACKIN is a hard bop music artist. Lew Tabackin, flutist and tenor saxophonist, is an artist of astonishing vision. His electrifying flute playing is at once virtuosic, primordial, cross-cultural, and passionate.