Clubhouse LPBlue Note Tone Poet Series

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Blue Note #ad - One of the enduring mysteries of blue note history is that superb sessions such as Dexter Gordon's Clubhouse recorded in 1965 remained unreleased in the vault until the late 1970s. Recorded during the middle of gordon's "golden period" career renaissance after he signed with Blue Note in 1961, Bob Cranshaw on bass, the tenor saxophone legend is joined by Freddie Hubbard on trumpet and the remarkable rhythm section of Barry Harris on piano, and the great Billy Higgins on drums.

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Introducing Kenny Burrell LPBlue Note Tone Poet Series

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Blue Note #ad - Introducing kenny burrell put the jazz world on notice in 1956 that an extraordinary new guitarist was on the scene who combined bebop and the blues with smoky aplomb. Burrell is accompanied on this stellar set of original and standard compositions by Tommy Flanagan on piano, bebop icon Kenny Clarke on drums along with the percussion sensation from Cuba, Paul Chambers on bass, Candido.

Introducing Kenny Burrell LPBlue Note Tone Poet Series #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Mastering is by kevin gray Cohearent Audio and vinyl is manufactured at Record Technology Incorporated RTI. Blue note records’ tone poet audiophile vinyl reissue Series is produced by Joe Harley and features all-analog, mastered-from-the-original-master-tape 180g audiophile vinyl reissues in deluxe gatefold packaging.

This legendary session launched the career of one of the giants of modern jazz guitar who would go on to record his magnum opus Midnight Blue for Blue Note in 1963.

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Face To Face LPBlue Note Tone Poet Series

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Blue Note #ad - Willette's debut Face to Face is a showcase for his blues-drenched organ pyrotechnics. Shrink-wrapped. Joined by the brilliant guitarist Grant Green, tenor sax master Fred Jackson and the rock-solid drums of Ben Dixon. Hammond b-3 organ soul jazz fans know and love the music of jimmy smith, but lesser known is the tragically short life and career of Roosevelt "Baby Face" Willette who produced some of the deepest grooves ever recorded on the B-3 on just two Blue Note albums recorded in 1961.

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Black Fire LPBlue Note Tone Poet Series

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Blue Note #ad - Andrew hill's black fire is both the pianist and composer's debut and an acknowledged masterpiece of modern post-bop jazz. Featuring a sublime quartet with joe henderson on tenor saxophone, the start of an astounding creative streak that also produced Hill's great albums Smokestack, Judgment!, and Roy Haynes on drums, Richard Davis on bass, the music still sounds as fresh today as it did the day it was recorded in November 1963, and Point of Departure during a period of just 4 months.

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Cornbread Blue Note Tone Poet SeriesLP

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Blue Note #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Lee morgan assembled an astounding crew for this epic session: Hank Mobley, Herbie Hancock, Jackie McLean, Larry Ridley and Billy Higgins on drums, and Cornbread captures Morgan and everyone involved at their absolute best. Lee morgan- Cornbread. Blue note records' tone poet audiophile vinyl reissue series is produced by Joe Harley and features all-analog, mastered-from-the-original-master-tape 180g audiophile vinyl reissues in deluxe gatefold packaging, with vinyl manufactured at RTI.

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Chant LPBlue Note Tone Poet Series

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Blue Note #ad - Mastering is by kevin gray Cohearent Audio and vinyl is manufactured at Record Technology Incorporated RTI. Shrink-wrapped. Yet somehow this masterful quintet session from April 1961 which also features Herbie Hancock, sounding exceptionally fine on his very first Blue Note recording session remained unreleased for nearly 20 years.

Chant LPBlue Note Tone Poet Series #ad - Lee morgan- Cornbread. Of particular note are herbie’s playing on “Great God” and the sophisticated excellence the entire ensemble brings to Duke Pearson’s masterpiece composition “Chant. Blue note records’ tone poet audiophile vinyl reissue Series is produced by Joe Harley and features all-analog, mastered-from-the-original-master-tape 180g audiophile vinyl reissues in deluxe gatefold packaging.

Trumpeter donald byrd and baritone saxophonist Pepper Adams had a formidable partnership throughout the early 1960s, making a series of highly regarded hard bop albums.

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Minor Move LPBlue Note Tone Poet Series

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Blue Note #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Recorded in 1958, minor move was tina brooks' very first recording, though it wasn't released until 1980, 6 years after his tragic death at the age of 42. As larry kart notes in the album liners, with its prayerful, airy and speech-like tone, Brooks' sound, sets him apart. Brooks was one of those musicians for whom feeling and sound were one.

On this set featuring 2 brooks originals and 3 standards, the saxophonist is joined by a veritable who's who of hard bop royalty with Lee Morgan on trumpet, Doug Watkins on bass, Sonny Clark on piano, and Art Blakey on drums. Blue note records' tone poet audiophile vinyl reissue Series is produced by Joe Harley and features all-analog, mastered-from-the-original-master-tape 180g audiophile vinyl reissues in deluxe gatefold packaging.

Minor Move LPBlue Note Tone Poet Series #ad - In fact, brooks' 1960 classic True Blue was the saxophonist's only album released during his all-too-short lifetime. Once all 4 of brooks' blue note albums were released his status as one of the most innovative tenor saxophone stylists in jazz has become clear. Mastering is by kevin gray Cohearent Audio and vinyl is manufactured at Record Technology Incorporated RTI.

Lee morgan- Cornbread.

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Hustlin' LP

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Blue Note #ad - Blue note records’ tone poet audiophile vinyl reissue Series is produced by Joe Harley and features all-analog, mastered-from-the-original-master-tape 180g audiophile vinyl reissues in deluxe gatefold packaging. Lee morgan- Cornbread. Shrink-wrapped. From the relentless groove of “Trouble No. 2” to the scorching dialog between turrentine and Burrell on “Ladyfingers” to the deep swinging blues of the title track, Hustlin’ is must-have music for fans of Stanley Turrentine.

Mastering is by kevin gray Cohearent Audio and vinyl is manufactured at Record Technology Incorporated RTI. Stanley turrentine’s 1960s blue note output was reliably excellent, and drummer Otis Finch, blues-drenched tenor saxophone backed by organist Shirley Scott, bassist Bob Cranshaw, guitarist Kenny Burrell, but this 1964 session featuring his thick, surely ranks with his very best.

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Mr. Shing-A-Ling Blue Note Tone Poet SeriesLP

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Blue Note #ad - Blue note records' tone poet audiophile vinyl Reissue Series is produced by Joe Harley and features all-analog, mastered-from-the-original-master-tape 180g audiophile vinyl reissues. Mr. Donaldson's funky version of "Ode to Billie Joe" is the most sampled track in Blue Note history. Lee morgan- Cornbread. Shrink-wrapped.

Mr. Shing-A-Ling Blue Note Tone Poet SeriesLP #ad - Shing-a-ling, & includes a who's who of great soul jazz players including Blue Mitchell, has long been considered the best of Lou Donaldson's funk/soul albums from the late-60s, Jimmy "Fats" Ponder & Leo Smith.

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Poppin' LPBlue Note Tone Poet Series

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Blue Note #ad - Shrink-wrapped. East of brooklyn", a highlight on the album, is a masterpiece of lyrical construction. Part of the blue note tone poet audiophile Vinyl Reissue Series, this 180g vinyl features all-analog, remastered audio in deluxe gatefold packaging. This remarkable 1957 session features a stunning cast of bop giants, including Art Farmer, Pepper Adams, Sonny Clark and more.

Lee morgan- Cornbread. Hank mobley, famously called the "middleweight champion of the tenor saxophone", had a round sound and an incredible rhythmic lightness.

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Born To Be Blue LPBlue Note Tone Poet Series

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Blue Note #ad - Quebec's deep, soul-drenched tenor sound matches beautifully with hard bop masters Green and pianist Sonny Clark, along with the tried-and-true rhythm section team of Sam Jones and Louis Hayes on this sublime set of standards. Blue note records' tone poet audiophile vinyl reissue Series is produced by Joe Harley and features all-analog, mastered-from-the-original-master-tape 180g audiophile vinyl reissues in deluxe gatefold packaging.

Grant green's 1962 album born to be blue featuring ike quebec is often thought of as the sister album to Quebec’s classic Blue and Sentimental, which was recorded for Blue Note just 3 months prior and also showcased the deep chemistry between the soulful guitarist and tenor saxophonist. Shrink-wrapped.

Born To Be Blue LPBlue Note Tone Poet Series #ad - Lee morgan- Cornbread. Mastering is by kevin gray Cohearent Audio and vinyl is manufactured at Record Technology Incorporated RTI. Grant green- Born To Be Blue.

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