Sonny Clark Trio (Tone Poet): Vinyl LP3879835
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Label: Blue Note
Release Date: 7th July
The energy on this record, this trio are playing like they're the finest steam train in engineering, it hurtles with a sophisticated glory down the tracks. The swing on and bop on this record is insane! Decent pianist that Sonny Clark.
The supremely swinging pianist Sonny Clark hit the Blue Note scene in 1957 with a burst of creativity recording three albums in three months including the sublime Sonny Clark Trio, a six-song set of bebop themes and standards featuring bassist Paul Chambers and drummer Philly Joe Jones.
This stereo Tone Poet Vinyl Edition was produced by Joe Harley, mastered by Kevin Gray from the original analog master tapes, pressed on 180g vinyl at RTI, and packaged in a deluxe gatefold tip-on jacket.
1. Be-Bop (Side A)
2. I Didn't Know What Time It Was (Side A)
3. Two Bass Hit (Side A)
4. Tadd’s Delight (Side B)
5. Softly As In A Morning Sunrise (Side B)
6. I’ll remember April (Side B)