Teddy Edwards Quartet -Teddy´s Ready (Full Album)

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Teddy’s Ready! is an album by saxophonist Teddy Edwards which was recorded in 1960 and released on the Contemporary label.

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 5 stars and stated “”Edwards has a chance to stretch out and he makes the most of the opportunity, creating some excellent straight-ahead music”.

Track listing:
“Blues in G” (Teddy Edwards) – 6:48
“Scrapple from the Apple” (Charlie Parker) – 5:46
“What’s New?” (Johnny Burke, Bob Haggart) – 3:56
“You Name It” (Teddy Edwards) – 4:17
“Take the “A” Train” (Billy Strayhorn) – 7:20
“The Sermon” (Hampton Hawes) – 7:05
“Higgins’ Hideaway” (Teddy Edwards) – 5:03

Teddy Edwards – tenor saxophone
Joe Castro – piano
Leroy Vinnegar – bass
Billy Higgins – drums


Released: 1960
Recorded: August 17, 1960
Contemporary Records Studio, Los Angeles, CA
Length: 40:15
Label: Contemporary
M 3583/S7583
Producer: Lester Koenig