World of Jazz 229

PLAYLIST Charlie Rouse – November Afternoon – Soul Mates Luke Sellick – Q Tippin – Alchemist Jan Nijdam Kwartet – Whimsical Elf – Bij De Dieren Thuis Fela Kuti – Coffin For The Head of State – Coffin For The Head of State Marquis Hill, Jeff Parker, Joachim Florent, Denis Fournier – Lane Open – Escape Lane Marion Brown – Body and Soul – Back To Paris … Continue reading World of Jazz 229

Back to Paris

A live set recorded in 1980 at Le Dreher in Paris. Marion Brown and his band — pianist Hilton Ruiz , bassist Jack Gregg, and drummer Freddie Waits — deliver a set of mostly originals. Unique in the Brown canon due to it’s broad accessibility Latin rhythms, gospel, ballads and post-bop. Notable for the unique version of “Body and Soul,” with Ruiz’s stride piano and Waits playing at … Continue reading Back to Paris