J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding, Bennie Green & Willie Dennis


Four Trombones: The Debut Recordings

  • Release Date: 26 Jun 1990
  • PRCD-24097-2

J.J. Johnson, along with Bennie Green, was a founding father of bop trombone; Willie Dennis's promising career was cut short by an early death; "Jay and Kai" had successfully collaborated on several projects in the Fifties.
But the unique and legendary meeting of these trombone giants, which first appeared on the Debut label and is reissued here, was unprecedented in jazz.
Almost as remarkable is the rhythm section on this CD, with John Lewis making a rare appearance o… MORE


This set is a worthy, if belated, follow-up to J.J. Johnson & Nat Adderley: The Yokohama Concert. Recorded during the same… More