Giants of Jazz: Don Ellis


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Date(s) Recorded

April 21, 1961 and July 15, 1962

Tracks

I’ll Remember April (Raye-De Paul-Johnson) – 3:29
Sweet and Lovely (Arnheim-LeMare-Tobias) – 6:07
Out Of Nowhere (Green-Heyman) – 3:40
All The Things You Are (Kern-Hammerstein) – 6:04
You Stepped Out Of A Dream (Kahn-Brown) – 3:41
My Funny Valentine (Rodgers-Hart) – 4:24
I Love You (Porter) – 4:34
Just One Of Those Things (Porter) – 3:37
Johnny Come Lately (Ellington) – 4:51
Angel Eyes (Dennis-Brent) – 4:17
Lover (Rodgers-Hart) – 3:22
Form (Ellis) – 10:06
Sallie (Ellis) – 4:33
How Time Passes (Ellis) – 6:23
A Simplex One (Ellis) – 4:10

Credits

Jaki Byard – Piano, Alto Sax
Paul Bley – Piano
Ron Carter – Bass
Don Ellis – Trumpet
Steve Swallow – Bass
Gary Peacock – Bass
Charlie Persip – Drums
Nick Martins – Drums

Liner Notes

None

Releases

Giants of Jazz CD 53262 (1998): Available at CDNOW for $7.99

Notes

“Form” is taken from the Essence recording. “Sallie,” “How Time Passes,” and “A Simplex One” are taken from the How Time Passes recording. The dates of recording do not reflect these tracks. Other tracks were never commercially released prior to 1998 CD.

 

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