Walter Davis Jr. - Davis Cup


Label:

Analogue Productions (Blue Note)

Genre:

Jazz

Product No.:
ABNJ 84018
Availability:
In Stock
Category:

45 RPM Vinyl Record


No. of Discs: 2
Note: 180 Gram

45 RPM    



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Although a Blue Note regular at the time on sessions by Donald Byrd, Art Blakey and others, Walter Davis made only one album for the label. With Byrd, Jackie McLean, Sam Jones and Art Taylor, he explores six of his finest compositions. Davis possessed the ability to write music that was funky and catchy, but still progressive, which explains why he was one of Art Blakey's favorite pianists and composers. "Minor Mind," "Make It" and "Millie's Delight" are among the album's highlights.

Walter Davis Jr., piano
Donald Byrd, trumpet
Sam Jones, bass
Jackie McLean, alto saxophone
Art Taylor, drums



1. 'Smake It
2. Loodle-Lot
3. Sweetness
4. Rhumba Nhumba
5. Minor Mind
6. Millie's Delight

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