Pepper Adams

Pepper Adams Quintet + Critics´ Choice (870332)

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1957

Pepper Adams Quintet + Critics´ Choice

Pepper Adams

Phono Records

8436539312802

PHN 145576

870332

JAZZ

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Pepper Adams Quintet + Critics´ Choice

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CD 4,12 €

2 ORIGINAL ALBUMS ON 1 CD

INCLUDES 1 BONUS TRACK

16-PAGE BOOKLET

This release presents two complete quintet albums by the remarkable baritone saxophonist Pepper Adams, Pepper Adams Quintet (Mode LP112), and Critics’ Choice (World Pacific PJM407). Featured along with Adams are such stars as Carl Perkins, Jimmy Rowles, and Mel Lewis. The only track ever issued from a studio date by Adams (recorded on the same day as one of the "Critics’ Choice" sessions), “Four Funky Folk”, has been added here as a bonus. It first appeared on the World Pacific LP compilation "Blowin’ the Blues" (JWC-512).

PERSONNEL:

  • [1-5] PEPPER ADAMS QUINTET
  • PEPPER ADAMS, baritone sax
  • STU WILLIAMSON, trumpet, valve trombone, out on track 4
  • CARL PERKINS, piano
  • LEROY VINNEGAR, bass
  • MEL LEWIS, drums
  • Hollywood, July 10, 1957
  • [6-11] CRITIC'S CHOICE
  • PEPPER ADAMS, baritone sax
  • LEE KATZMAN, trumpet, out on track 7
  • JIMMY ROWLES, piano
  • DOUG WATKINS, bass
  • MEL LEWIS, drums
  • Los Angeles, August 13 & 14, 1957
  • [12] BONUS TRACK:
  • PEPPER ADAMS, baritone sax
  • HERBIE STEWARD, tenor sax
  • JIMMY ROWLES, piano
  • DOUG WATKINS, bass
  • MEL LEWIS, drums

TRACKS:

  • 01. Unforgettable
  • 02. Baubles, Bangles And Beads
  • 03. Freddie Froo
  • 04. My One And Only Love
  • 05. Muezzin’
  • 06. Minor Mishap
  • 07. Blackout Blues
  • 08. High Step
  • 09. Zec
  • 10. Alone Together
  • 11. 5021
  • 12. Four Funky Folk
  • TOTAL TIME; 76:29 Min