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Seven Classic Albums ~ Tony Scott
Seven Classic Albums ~ Tony Scott
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Seven scarce recordings by a legendary Jazz figure, whose work, were it not for these discs, would still be a mystery to me. Everything the Jazz review & history books say about the stature of this man in the music of this period is verified here. He was a giant, in full command of his instrument & years ahead of his time. His reasons for turning his back and walking away are perfectly understandable, but what a loss to the Jazz community. Dating from the years 1956-9 - according to the accompanying booklet, which does give full individual album details, personnel, titles & dates - these re-masterings of recordings from a time when Fi was not always necessarily that Hi, are absolutely… Read more