Milt Jackson Sextet

Invitation

Invitation

  • Release Date: 12 Oct 1990
  • OJCCD-260-2

A handful of contemporary jazz musicians have left such a permanent stamp on their chosen instrument that everyone else who plays it is judged through comparison with them. From the earliest days of bebop, Milt Jackson was such a standard-bearer for the melodic/percussive instrument known variously as a vibraphone, vibraharp, or just plain "vibes." Among his fellow musicians, one of the classic benchmarks of his career has been this 1962 Riverside album, which brilliantly combines s… MORE