Jimmy Smith 'Groovin’ At Smalls’ Paradise Vol.1' LP
The Hammond organ hero’s classic 1957 album. Recorded at Smalls’ Paradise, New York City, on 17th November 1957. Volume one of a two-volume set. Featuring Jimmy’s regular trio of Eddie McFadden (guitar) and Donald Bailey (drums). Showcasing a rich selection of standards including ‘My Funny Valentine’, ‘It’s Only A Paper Moon’, ‘Body And Soul’, ‘Laura’, ‘Just Friends’ and ‘Lover Man’. Produced by Blue Note co-founder Alfred Lion. Includes photography by BN co-founder Francis Wolff and liner notes by esteemed writer Leonard Feather.
Catalogue number: 822929
Label: Blue Note