Hard Bop Boulevard

tue 26 aug 2008 15:30 
Genre: Bebop
Composer: Eric Dolphy

Trumpet player Booker Little became known in the 50s and was soon seen as Clifford Brown’s successor. But unfortunately he died far too soon (1961) at age 23. Thankfully he was very active in his final years, with reed player Eric Dolphy and others.

1. Opening statement (B.Little)
2. Minor sweet (B.Little)
     CD: Booker Little – Fresh Sound Time ST 2006
3. Man of words (B.Little)
4. Hazy blues (B. Little)
5. A new day (B.Little)
    CD: Out Front – Candid CCD 79027