"Hello everyone! What a crazy world we're living in! Who would have thought that a long forgotten song I recorded in 1961 at my old restaurant, The Alhambra, would go viral?!? Talk about a surprise!" See the YouTube video!
Ahmad Jamal SELECTED FOR 2017 GRAMMY LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD!
STAY TUNED: Ahmad Jamal sheet music will be available here soon! "Morning Fly" a song for children and many others, including a favorite by Miles Davis, "New Rhumba."
Jack Massarik - Royal Festival Hall - music review "… piano veteran won them over with his extraordinary range of thunderous power, sudden tenderness and all the other quick-change delights a great jazz pianist can produce. It was a sensational performance that shrieked for an encore."
. "Blue Moon" Grammy Nomination
Best Jazz Instrumental of 2012!!!
Blue Moon is not just Ahmad Jamal’s latest album, it’s his latest masterpiece, with a predominant feeling reminiscent of his greatest periods on Chess and Impulse! Three original compositions of great majesty (Autumn Rain, I Remember Italy, Morning Mist), some brilliant new interpretations of different chapters of the American myth: the flm noir, (Laura), Broadway (Invitation, This Is The Life), popular songs (Gypsy), then, not surprisingly, the great story of jazz (Woody‘n You) and this overwhelmingly intense Blue Moon – which in itself sums up the New World, for it’s been sung by Bill Monroe, Elvis Presley and Mel Tormé, amongst many others…