+ Lee Morgan, Lou Donaldson, George Coleman,
Tina Brooks u.a.
*** digitally remastered by Rudy van Gelder
The 20-minute title tune is a priceless meditation on the blues. Sidemen include Lee Morgan Lou Donaldson, Tina Brooks, Kenny Burrell and Art Blakey. This CD features the album in its original form.
LEE MORGAN, trumpet; LOU DONALDSON, GEORGE COLEMAN, alto saxophones; TINA BROOKS, tenor saxophone; KENNY BURRELL, EDDIE McFADDEN, guitars; JIMMY SMITH, organ; ART BLAKEY, DONALD BAILEY, drums.
Produced by Alfred Lion Recorded on August 25, 1957 (#2) and February 25, 1958 (#1 & 3) at Manhattan Towers, New York City Originally recorded and remastered in 2000 by Rudy Van Gelder All transfers from analog to digital were made at 24-bit resolution. Reissue produced by Michael Cuscuna Cover photograph by Francis Wolff