“A slightly expanded version of flutist Herbie Mann’s 1961-62 group performs African-, Cuban- and Brazilian-influenced jazz on this appealing LP. With guitarist Billy Bean, vibraphonist Hagood Hardy, Dave Pike on marimba and four percussionists in [More]
Great Ideas of Western Mann (also released as Herbie Mann Quintet featuring Jack Sheldon) is an album by American jazz flautist Herbie Mann’s Californians featuring tracks recorded in 1957 for the Riverside label. “The immodest [More]
Mann Alone is solo album by American jazz flutist Herbie Mann featuring tracks recorded in 1957 for the Savoy label. In the Honolulu Star-Bulletin, Seth Markow called it “an audacious album of solo flute”. Track [More]
Track listing: A1 Brazil (A. Barroso, S.K. Russell) 4:40 A2 Copacabana (H. Mann) 6:55 A3 Minha Saudade (J. Donato, J. Gilberto) 5:12 B1 B.N. Blues (H. Mann) 2:50 B2 One Note Samba (A.C. Jobin, J. Hendricks, N. Mendonça) 4:26 B3 Me Faz Recorar (W. Salter) 7:55 Personnel: [More]