Teddy Charles

Coolin' (With Mal Waldron) (889397001438)

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Coolin' (With Mal Waldron)

Teddy Charles

Down at Dawn

889397001438

LPS 163226

889397001438

JAZZ

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LP 10,73 €

4 STARS ALL MUSIC GUIDE

An obscure and excellent 1957 session produced by master Rudy Van Gelder and originally released on Prestige Records. A tight sextet with a distinctive sound run by vibraphonist Teddy Charles, featuring great pianist Mal Waldron and some fine and often underrated musicians such as Idrees Sulieman , John Jenkins, Addison Farmerand Jerry Segal. The album consists of one standard and five originals, all based on complex melodies and hard swinging rhythms.

PERSONNEL:

  • John Jenkins - alto sax
  • Mal Waldron - piano
  • Idrees Sulieman - trumpet
  • Teddy Charles - vibes
  • Addison Farmer - bass
  • Jerry Segal - drums

Recorded in Hackensack, New Jersey; April 14, 1957

TRACKS:

  • SIDE A
  • A1 Staggers
  • A2 Song Of A Star
  • A3 The Eagle Flies
  • SIDE B
  • B1 Bunni
  • B2 Reiteration
  • B3 Everything Happens To Me