A record that's not just noteworthy for being a sweet early 60s date from British drummer Tony Crombie – but also for its great work on alto sax and flute from a young Harold McNair! McNair would go onto greater fame in the London scene of the late 60s – on both the jazz and rock ... (Jazz) read moreCD
Tubby Hayes —
Portrait ... CD Ember (UK), 1957/1959/1961. Used ...
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Obscure work from British tenor giant Tubby Hayes – originally done for the Ember label – tracks recorded in 3 different sessions, all linked together in one nice-priced collection! The set kicks off with a version of "Guys And Dolls", done by Hayes with The Jazz Couriers ... (Jazz) read moreCD
(Out of print, please note that there is some water damage to the artwork.)
British reedman Ronnie Ross really shines brightly on this set – a well-crafted batch of tunes that takes a great lead from his strong work on baritone sax! The sound is somewhat tightly arranged – a bit in a US west coast mode from the time – but the groove's also a bit looser ... (Jazz) read moreCD