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J.J. Johnson: Proof Positive (1964) 1994

Proof Positive

Track list:

A1 01. Neo
— 02. Gloria*
A3 03. Stella By Starlight

B1 04. Minor Blues
B2 05. My Funny Valentine
B3 06. Blues Waltz

A2 07. Lullaby of Jazzland

* bonus track: not on original LP

Personnel:

J.J. Johnson – trombone
Harold Mabern – piano (1-6)
Arthur Harper Jr – bass (1-6)
Frank Gant – drums (1-6)

McCoy Tyner – piano (7)
Toots Thielemans – guitar (7)
Richard Davis – bass (7)
Elvin Jones – drums (7)

Released: 1964
Label: impulse! A68
impulse! GRP 11452 [1994, CD, re-issue]

Recorded:
#01-06 in New York City;  May 1, 1964
#07 at Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey; July 4, 1964
Engineer: Rudy van Gelder

Producer: Bob Thiele

Liner Notes: Leonard Feather

Photography: Charles Stewart
Design: Robert Flynn (cover,) Joe Lebow (liner)

Re-issue Producer: Michael Cuscuna
Executive Producer: Dave Grusin, Larry Rosen

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