Terell Stafford

This Side of Strayhorn (MXJ 408)

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This Side of Strayhorn

Terell Stafford

Maxjazz

610614040820

MAX 125107

MXJ 408

JAZZ

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This Side of Strayhorn

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CD 12,99 €

DIGIPACK EDITION

The CD offers Stafford's interpretations of the music of Billy Strayhorn, the famed composer of jazz standards including “Take The A Train" and “Lush Life" who served for years as Duke Ellington's arranger, auxiliary pianist, and virtual alter ego. It features Stafford's working quintet, with saxophonist Tim Warfield, pianist and arranger Bruce Barth, bassist Peter Washington and drummer Dana Hall, and was produced by the Grammy-winning bassist and composer John Clayton. - St. Louis Jazz Notes by Dean Minderman

PERSONNEL:

TERELL STAFFORD, trumpet, flugelhorn
TIM WARFIELD, soprano & tenor saxophone
BRUCE BARTH, piano
PETER WASHINGTON, bass
DANA HALL, drums

TRACKS:

01. Raincheck
02. Smada
03. My Little Brown Book
04. Lush Life
05. Multicolored Blue
06. U.M.M.G. (Upper Manhattan Medical Group)
07. Lana Turner
08. Day Dream
09. Johnny Come Lately

Total Time: 69:50