The Brew Moore Quintet

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The Brew Moore Quintet

  • Release Date: 20 Jul 1998
  • OJCCD-100-2

Brew Moore was one of the most naturally swinging and lyrical players ever to blow a tenor saxophone (or any other instrument). He played in the big bands of Claude Thornhill and Gene Williams, but the majority of his career was spent in a small-group format, preferably in the head of informal quartets and quintets. Brew loved nothing more than a good jam session and his working groups maintained this spirit with a repertoire of standards and blues. The Mississippi-born Moore had been in New … MORE