Thad Jones: The Magnificent Thad Jones (1956) 2007

The Magnificent Thad Jones

Track list:

A1 01. April in Paris
A2 02. Billie-doo
A3 03. If I love again

B1 04. If someone had told me
B2 05. Thedia

bonus track (*not on original LP)
06. I’ve got a crush on you *
07. Something to remember you by *


Thad Jones – trumpet
Billy Mitchell –  tenor sax
Barry Harris – piano
Percy Heath – bass
Max Roach – drums
Kenny Burrell – guitar (7)

Released 1956
Label: Blue Note

#1-5 originally issued in 1956 as Blue Note BLP 1527
#6 originally issued in 1957 on Blue Note BLP 1546
#7 originally issued in 1987 on the first CD edition of this album

Recorded at Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, New Jersey:
#07: July 9, 1956
#1-6: July 14, 1956
Engineer: Rudy van Gelder

Producer: Alfred Lion

Liner Notes: Leonard Feather

Photography: Francis Wolff
Design: Miles Reid

Re-mastered (2007) by Rudy van Gelder
Re-issue Producer: Michael Cuscuna

Liner Notes: (2007): Bob Blumenthal
Re-issue creative direction: Gordon H Jee
Re-issue design: Amanda wray