“Recorded only a month before his classic Impulse debut, Three for Shepp, this much overlooked session, though quite different, is more than reputable in its own right. The reason for its obscurity is pretty simple. [More]
Dedicated to Johnny Hodges. Tracklist: A1 Passion Flower (Billy Strayhorn) A2 Smada (Strayhorn) 4:55 A3 Prelude To A Kiss (Ellington, Gordon, Mills) 13:47 A4 Spotted Dog (Johnny Hodges) 16:11 B1 Solitude (Ellington, DeLange, Mills) 22: [More]