Mal Waldron With Eric Dolphy And Booker Ervin

The-Quest

The Quest

  • Release Date: 24 Apr 1992
  • OJCCD-082-2

During the Fifties and Sixties, Mal Waldron was an important member of the Prestige recording family: first as a pianist and arranger for many of the innumerable blowing dates; later as a pianist/group leader and composer/arranger on his own dates.
That three of the musicians on this session--Waldron, Dolphy, and Booker Ervin--were at one time associated with Charles Mingus (not necessarily at the same time) is significant. Also, Waldron and Dolphy had been together in the quintet with … MORE