The Record Collection

Wardell Gray: Wardell Gray Memorial Volume Two (1952)

Prestige PRLP 7009
Original Jazz Classics OJC 051

Track list:

01 – April Skies
02 – Bright Boy
03 – Jackie
04 – Farmer’s Market
05 – Sweet and Lovely
06 – Lover Man
07 – Scrapple From The Apple
08 – Move

Personnel:

#01-06: Los Angeles, CA, January 21, 1952
Art Farmer – trumpet (#01-04,06)
Wardell Gray – tenor sax
Hampton Hawes – piano
Harper Cosby – bass
Larance Marable – drums
Robert Collier – congas (#01-04)

#07,08: “Hula Hut Club”, Los Angeles, CA, August 27, 1950
Clark Terry – trumpet
Sonny Criss – alto sax
Wardell Gray – tenor sax
Dexter Gordon – tenor sax (“Move”)
Jimmy Bunn – piano
Billy Hadnott – bass
Chuck Thompson – drums

Produced by Bob Weinstoock
Recording by Jack Andrews
Cover Photo by Ray Avery

Wardell Gray Memorial Volume Two – liner notes (pdf – 172 KB)

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