The Jon Eardley Seven

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The Jon Eardley Seven

  • Release Date: 21 Sep 1995
  • OJCCD-123-2

This recording was done at a time when Jon Eardley and Zoot Sims were members of Gerry Mulligan's sextet. Jon, the young trumpeter from Altoona, Pennsylvania, was first visible at the legendary Open Door sessions in Greenwich Village during the mid-Fifties. Then he and Phil Woods recorded together in their New Jazz Quintet and Jon did his own quartet and quintet dates for Prestige. This septet shows off not only his playing and composing but his arranging talent as well. With Sims and Woods a… MORE