Dexter Gordon: Dexter Calling (1961) Blue Note


This gallery contains 6 photos.

Selection: Modal Mood  (Kenny Drew) . Artists Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Kenny Drew (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums) recorded Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 9, 1961 Dexter’s career (b.1923-1990) covers a lot of musical territory and … Continue reading

Benny Bailey: Big Brass (1960) Candid


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Selection: Maud’s Mood .  .  . Artists Benny Bailey, trumpet; Julius Watkins, French horn; Phil Woods, alto sax, bass clarinet; Tommy Flanagan, piano; Les Spann, guitar, flute; Buddy Catlett, bass; Art Taylor, drums; Nat Hentoff, supervisor; recorded November 25, 1960 … Continue reading

Freddie Redd: Not The Connection (1961) Mosaic


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Selection: Somewhere . Selection 2: Old Spice . Artists: Benny Bailey (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto sax) Tina Brooks (tenor sax) Freddie Redd (piano) Paul Chambers (bass)  (drums) recorded Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 17, 1961. Music The … Continue reading

Harold Land: The Peace-Maker (1967) Chess


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Selection 1: The Peace-Maker (Land) 5:10 .. Selection 2: Stylin’ (Land) 3:34 . It’s rapidly approaching, Christmas/Thanksgiving/Holiday/whatever-you-wanna-call-it, so a seasonal bonus from LJC – Selection 2,Stylin’, and what a track! Outrageous! Harmonica, flute, vibes – it even smells of 1967, the faint … Continue reading