Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers 'Meet You At The Jazz Corner Of The World' LP
Volume 1 and Volume 2 available separately.
A two-volume live album recorded on 14th September 1960 at Birdland, New York City. An all-time hard-bop classic. Featuring Wayne Shorter (tenor sax), Lee Morgan (trumpet), Bobby Timmons (piano) and Jymie Merritt (bass). Showcases great originals by ex-Messenger Hank Mobley (‘The Opener’, ‘Night Watch’, ‘High Modes’), Morgan (‘What Know’) and Shorter (‘The Summit’), plus Miles Davis’s famous ‘The Theme’. Also features a cameo from much-sampled Birdland emcee Pee Wee Marquette. Liner notes by esteemed jazz writer Leonard Feather.
Catalogue number: 807387 (Vol. 1) / 807386 (Vol. 2)
Label: Blue Note