Gigi Gryce And The Jazz Lab Quintet

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Gigi Gryce And The Jazz Lab Quintet

  • Release Date: 26 Apr 1991
  • OJCCD-1774-2

The late alto saxophonist Gigi Gryce was at his best when teamed with trumpeter--he had worked productively with Clifford Brown and Art Farmer before establishing a partnership with Donald Byrd in 1957. As the Jazz Lab Quintet, Gryce and Byrd recorded five and a half albums for five different labels within a mere six months. This was the Lab's first session and one of its best, with the spotlight on Gryce originals including the classic "Minority" and explosive "Wake Up!" … MORE