Louie Bellson Jam With Blue Mitchell

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Louie Bellson Jam With Blue Mitchell

  • Release Date: 31 Mar 1994
  • OJCCD-802-2

Louis Bellson was the last major drum star to emerge in the swing era. About the age of the leaders of the bebop movement, Bellson never became a bop player. But his extraordinary time sense and all-around musicianship brought him the admiration of the new generation of musicians, and his bands almost always included players who were nurtured in the bop tradition. One of his finest groups had trumpeter Blue Mitchell, tenor saxophonist Pete Christlieb, and pianist Ross Tompkins. Louie Bell… MORE