Clifford Jordan Quartet

Bearcat

Bearcat

  • Release Date: 09 Nov 1990
  • OJCCD-494-2

Clifford Jordan (1931-1993) was always recognized as above all a team player. He began as a valued sideman for such distinguished leaders as Horace Silver, Charles Mingus, Max Roach, and Kenny Dorham, was involved in cooperative musician-run record labels and in educational projects (including New York City's celebrated Jazzmobile), and in his later years had teamed quite regularly with trumpeter Art Farmer. Such a player runs the risk of seeing his own career subordinated, but on those occas… MORE