Phineas Newborn, Jr. Trio


Look Out - Phineas Is Back!

  • Release Date: 14 Sep 1995
  • OJCCD-866-2

With his technique, harmonic mastery, rhythmic displacements, and brilliant tone, Phineas Newborn was a jazz piano phenomenon. He was most active in the 1950s--illnesses and an injury interrupted his career--but had periods of concert, club, and recording activity in the 1960s and again in the ’70s. On nearly all such occasions, his bassist and a bulwark of personal support was the veteran Ray Brown. Here, the pianist is joined by Brown and drummer Jimmie Smith for a typical set of Newb… MORE