Jimmy Hamilton


Can't Help Swingin'

  • Release Date: 10 Apr 1995
  • PRCD-24214-2

Jimmy Hamilton spent 25 years of his life for Duke Ellington’s orchestra with his cool and bop toned clarinet playing.

Intermittently, he would pull out his tenor and blow like some R&B cat that was playing in some smoky dive. This 61 release (with friends like Clark Terry/fh, Britt Woodman/tb, Wendell Marshall/b, Mel Lewis-Earl Williams/dr, Tommy Flanagan/p) has Hamilton honkin his horn like a street corner musician on … MORE