Thursday, February 18, 2010

Tubby HAYES with Clark TERRY - New York Sessions 1961

Tubby HAYES with Clark TERRY - New York Sessions 1961
1990 Issue.VCK-45446


Tubby Hayes was a superior tenor saxophonist from England who played in the tradition of Zoot Sims and Al Cohn, with just a dash of Johnny Griffin and early John Coltrane. This CD finds Tubby holding his own with a top-notch swinging rhythm section (pianist Horace Parlan, bassist George Duvivier, and Dave Bailey) along with guests Clark Terry (on four of the ten selections) and vibraphonist Eddie Costa (on three songs). Whether it be an up-tempo rendition of "Airegin" or a tender "You're My Everything," Tubby Hayes shows that he is an underrated legend. The original six selections are joined by four equally rewarding unreleased performances.
By Scott Yanow. AMG.
Bass- George Duvivier
Drums- Dave Bailey
Piano- Horace Parlan
Tenor Sax- Tubby Hayes
Trumpet- Clark Terry
Vibraphone- Eddie Costa
01. You For Me (4:38)
02. A Pint Of Bitter (7:00)
03. Airegin (8:53)
04. Opus Ocean (7:31)
05. Soon (7:33)
06. Doxy (9:11)
07. Soho Soul (8:02)
08. The Simple Waltz (8:57)
09. Half A Sawbuck (7:13)
10. You're My Everything (5:06)

1 comment:

  1. Wow so many delicous Hayes records! You are incredible my friend, thank you so much!