Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Lester Young &Coleman Hawkins (and many others) 1958

This made me cry - most of these guys are dead  --  I saw just about every one of them live.  Damn, I'm old.

Charlie Shavers, trumpet; J C Higginbotham, trombone; Coleman Hawkins, Lester Young, tenor sax; Pee Wee Russell, clarinet; Harry Sheppard, vibraphone; Willie "The Lion" Smith, piano; Dickie Thompson, guitar; Vinnie Burke, acoustic double bass; Sonny Greer, drums

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