"Be Cool" captures legendary trumpeter Eddie Henderson in peak form on perhaps his best recording yet. An expansive set of music by 77-year-old jazz trumpeter Dr. Eddie Henderson encompassing jazz, funk, boogaloo, blues, ballads, modal, tin pan alley and more. Surrounded by a stellar ensemble with pianist and NEA jazz master Kenny Barron, alto saxophonist Donald Harrison, bassist Essiet Essiet, and drummer Mike Clark, Henderson delivers an album of transcendent performances.
EDDIE HENDERSON, trumpet
DONALD HARRISON, alto sax KENNY BARRON, piano ESSIET ESSIET, bass MIKE CLARK, drums
Recorded live on October 31, 2017 at Sear Sound, New York.
01. Smoke Screen 02. Be Cool 03. After You´ve Gone 04. Loft Funk 05. Fran Dance 06. The Moontrane 07. Naima 08. The Sand Castle Head Hunter 09. Nightride 10. Toys 11. Easy Living 12. Dla Juzi