This release contains the complete, long-unavailable Paul Gonsalves LP Boom-Jackie-Boom-Chick (Vocalion LAE-587), which finds him as the only horn in a quartet format backed by English players. It is coupled with the LP Gettin’ Together! (Jazzland JLP936S), which features the saxophonist in a quintet setting with Nat Adderley, Wynton Kelly, Sam Jones and Jimmy Cobb, and has been added in its entirety as a bonus.
PAUL GONSALVES, tenor sax PAT SMYTHE, piano KENNY NAPPER, bass RONNIE STEPHENSON, drums
(*) BONUS ALBUM (9-16): GETTIN' TOGETHER PAUL GONSALVES, tenor sax NAT ADDERLEY, cornet WYNTON KELLY, piano SAM JONES, bass JIMMY COBB, drums
INCLUDES 12-PAGE BOOKLET
01 BOOM-JACKIE-BOOM-CHICK 02 I SHOULD CARE 03 VILLAGE BLUES 04 IF I SHOULD LOSE YOU 05 POOR BUTTERFLY 06 BLUES P.G. 07 YOU ARE TOO BEAUTIFUL 08 TABOO 09 YESTERDAYS (*) 10 J. AND B. BLUES (*) 11 I SURRENDER DEAR (*) 12 HARD GROOVE (*) 13 LOW GRAVY (*) 14 I COVER THE WATERFRONT (*) 15 GETTIN’ TOGETHER (*) 16 WALKIN’ (*)