Jimmy Woods Sextet

Conflict

Conflict

  • Release Date: 17 Jul 1992
  • OJCCD-1954-2
The alto saxophonist and composer Jimmy Woods made adventurous contributions to the jazz of the first half of the 1960s, then seems to have disappeared from music. His two Contemporary albums, a sideman appearance with trumpeter Joe Gordon (Lookin' Good, OJCCD-1934-2), and a solo on a Gerald Wilson session comprise his recorded legacy. Woods was born in St. Louis and grew up in Seattle, where he learned to play clarinet, then alto sax. At 15, he played in a Bumps Blackwell band for whic… MORE