The Record Collection

The ‘Cannonball’ Adderley Quintet: In Chicago (1959)

Mercury SR 60134

Track list:

01 – Limehouse Blues
02 – Stars Fell On Alabama
03 – Wabash
04 – Grand Central
05 – You’re A Weaver Of Dreams
06 – The Sleeper


Julian ‘Cannonball’ Adderley – Alto sax
John Coltrane – tenor sax (#1,3-6)
Wynton Kelly – piano
Paul Chambers – bass
Jimmy Cobb – drums

Recorded at Universal Recording’s Studio B in Chicago, February 3, 1959.

Producer: Jack Tracy
Recorded by: Bernie Clapper

This session was cut while all the above were sidemen working with Miles Davis’ Group at the Suderland Hotel in 1959.
The Miles Davis Sextet… without Miles.

It was Julian “Cannonball” Adderley’s last recorded session on EmArcy / Mercury label.