CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
View larger image       Image note

Kelly Great

LP (Item 5330) Vee Jay, 1960 — Condition: Used
Out Of Stock

LP, Vinyl record album


4.70 5

One of Wynton Kelly's greatest albums, and an all-star hardbop session that includes Lee Morgan, Wayne Shorter, Paul Chambers, and Philly Joe Jones. With Philly Joe on drums, and Morgan and Shorter, the LP almost has the feel of a classic Art Blakey session for Blue Note, but Kelly's piano gives it a feel that's a bit warmer, and more relaxed. The tracks are nearly all long, with very open room for soloing, and nice catchy hooks by the various writers – who include Kelly, Morgan, and Shorter. Titles include "Wrinkles", "Mama G", "What Know", and "Sidney". (Maroon label pressing, with deep groove. Cover has some wear, with splitting on the top and bottom seams.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


You might be interested in


CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Down Home Style
Blue Note, 1969. Near Mint- Gatefold
A really unusual album for Jack McDuff – one that was recorded in Memphis, with a lineup and a feel that's quite different from other Blue Note sessions of the time! There's a lot of electricity bubbling in the record – and although McDuff normally never worked with a bassist on ... LP, Vinyl record album
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Inner City Blues
Kudu, 1972. Very Good+
Sweet funky jazz from Grover Washington – an early standout session from his classic years on Kudu Records, put together with hip arrangements from the mighty Bob James! The record's got the same spacious sense of grooving as James' first few for CTI – a style that's funky fusion, but ... LP, Vinyl record album
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Mercury, 1965. Very Good+
A very groovy set of short jazzy numbers from Quincy – a consummate expression of all the work he'd forged in the 60s on soundtracks and other jazz sides for Mercury! The album features Quincy working through a lot of soul numbers – jamming on them instrumentally with players that ... LP, Vinyl record album
 



Top