The Record Collection

Lee Morgan: The Cooker (1957)

Blue Note BLP 1578
RVG edition CD 62643


01 – A Night In Tunisia
02 – Heavy Dipper
03 – Just One Of Those Things
04 – Lover Man
05 – New-Ma
+alternate take (not on original LP)
06 – Just One Of Those Things (Alt Tk)


Lee Morgan – trumpet
Pepper Adams – baritone sax
Bobby Timmons – piano
Paul Chambers – bass
Philly Joe Jones – drums

Recorded on September 29, 1957 at the Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, New Jersey

Producer: Alfred Lion
Recording Engineer: Rudy van Gelder

Cover photograph: Fancis Wolff
Cover design: Reid Miles

Original liner notes: Robert Levin

#6 : originally issued in 1995 on Mosaic MD4-162

Re-mastered in 2006 by Rudy van Gelder
Re-issue producer: Michael Cuscuna

Re-issue liner notes: Bob Blumenthal

The Cooker – notes (pdf 32.1KB)