House of Hard Bop

tue 16 dec 2008 15:30 
Genre: Bebop

The Jazz Messengers led by drummer Art Blakey. In 1958, he presented a new quintet with pianist Bobby Timmons, trumpet player Lee Morgan and tenorist Benny Golson. That last one would go on to compose legendary themes, such as ‘Along came Betty’ and ‘Blues March’.

Are you real (B.Golson)
Along came Betty (idem)
The drum thunder suite (idem)
Blues march (idem)
Moanin’ (B.Timmons)
  CD:  Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers, Blue Note