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Glidin' Along

LP (Item 15864) Jazzland, 1961 — Condition: Used
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Benny Green's trombone playing has always been a bright light in a sometimes bleak side of the jazz spectrum. His style is deep and soulful, and he swings the trombone with a fluidity that most would apply to hardbop trumpet players. This sweet quintet session from 1961 has him playing in a very tight combo with Johnny Griffin, Junior Mance, Paul Chambers, and Ben Riley – and the sound is as raw as some of the best soul jazz sessions on Jazzland from the time. The record's a tough one to find, and it's one of Green's best albums of all time. Titles include "Green's Scene", "Milkshake", "Sweet Sucker", and "African Dream". (Orange label Jazzland pressing with deep groove. Vinyl has light marks, and cover has light wear and a bit of splitting on the spine.)  © 1996-2017, Dusty Groove, Inc.

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