Tuesday, February 17, 2009

Lester Young - Teddy Wilson : Pres and Teddy 1956

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Any tribute to Teddy Wilson without citation of this recording would be remiss. The 'Pres' Lester Young on tenor sax in the company of Messrs. Teddy Wilson on piano, Gene Ramey on bass and 'Papa' Jo Jones on drums give us some of the finest jazz ever put on record on this 1956 historic date, one of those rare, magical moments where everything falls into place magnificently, enjoy.

personnel:
Lester Young ts
Teddy Wilson p
Gene Ramey b
Jo Jones d

tracklisting:

1. All of Me
2. Prisoner of Love
3. Louise
4. Love Me or Leave Me
5. Taking a Chance on Love
6. Love Is Here to Stay
7. Pres Returns

rec. Jan. 13, 1956

5 comments:

musical reviews said...

THANKS FOR THIS AS WELL
CHRIS

d3lta said...

you're welcome, we're striving to please ;-)

Otis Foster said...

Lovey - thanks

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