Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Harry "Sweets" Edison & Al Grey


Jazz At The Philharmonic 1983

  • Release Date: 11 May 1995
  • OJCCD-859-2

The idea behind this get-together of three electrifying horn men and a rhythm section capable of incendiary accompaniment was to approximate a Jazz At The Philharmonic concert. JATP was a musical, sociological, and cultural phenomenon whose most notable element, often, was audience participation. The audience's contribution usually consisted not of listening, but of whistling, yelling, stomping, and clapping time on the wrong beats. If this 1983 recreation indeed summons up JATP, it is a bles… MORE