Louie Bellson

Cool-Cool-Blue

Cool, Cool Blue

  • Release Date: 17 Nov 1994
  • OJCCD-825-2

In London in 1982 for one of his annual visits with his big band, Louis Bellson extracted four men from the group to record a combo date. His companions in the rhythm section were two of the most respected veterans in jazz, pianist Frank Strazzeri and the magnificent bassist George Duvivier. The saxophonists, Ted Nash and Matt Catingub, were just beginning to make their marks. The generational coalition worked handsomely. One of the few drummers who is a skilled composer, Bellson supplied thr… MORE