ARTIST: Duke Ellington Meets Coleman Hawkins
FORMAT: Vinyl LP
NUMBER OF DISCS: 1
RELEASE DATE: 2022-05-13
CONDITION: Brand New & Sealed
Limited 180gm vinyl LP pressing in gatefold jacket.
Even though Duke Ellington and Coleman Hawkins had both been well-known jazzmen since the early 1920s, it wasn't until 1962 - at least 20 years after Duke first suggested it - that these two recorded their only session together.
High points include an exuberant "The Jeep Is Jumpin'," an interesting remake of "Mood Indigo," and a few new Ellington pieces.
Verve Acoustic Sounds Series features transfers from analog tapes.
A1. Limbo Jazz 5:20
A2. Mood Indigo 5:55
A3. Ray Charles' Place 4:04
A4. Wanderlust 4:57
B1. You Dirty Dog 4:19
B2. Self Portrait (Of The Bean) 3:50
B3. The Jeep Is Jumpin' 4:40
B4. The Ricitic 5:49
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