This two-record set combines two seemingly unrelated sessions recorded for Cadet in the early ’60s. The earlier session features Oliver Nelson leading a large ensemble made of veterans like Phil Woods, Jerome Richardson, Grady Tate, [More]
Straight Ahead is a jazz studio album by American saxophonist and composer Oliver Nelson featured  Eric Dolphy on alto saxophone, clarinet and flute. AllMusic rating: 4½ stars. Track listing: “Images” (Oliver Nelson) – 5:43 “Six and Four”(Oliver [More]
Fantabulous is a jazz album by Oliver Nelson. Recorded in 1964 for Argo Records, the album was not released as a single CD in the U.S. until 2008 on the Verve label. AllMusic Review by [More]
The Kennedy Dream is an album by American composer/arranger Oliver Nelson recorded in tribute to John F. Kennedy in 1967 for the Impulse! label. AllMusic Review by Michael G. Nastos: When the late President John [More]