Dick Wellstood & Cliff Jackson


Uptown And Lowdown

  • Release Date: 31 Oct 1982
  • PRCD-24262-2

The spirits of such great jazz pianist-composers from the 1920s and '30s--notably those of James P. Johnson and Thomas "Fats" Waller--permeate these performances by Dick Wellstood and Cliff Jackson. Jackson (1902-1970) and Wellstood (1927-1987) were themselves strong musical spirits, representing, respectively, the first generation of Harlem stride giants and the gifted young revivalists of the 1940s who revered the masters' works while at times giving them a more modern spin (as We… MORE