Johnny Coles, Julian Priester, Eddie Chamblee, Charles Davis, Jack Wilson, Kenny Drew, Randy Weston, Duke Pearson, Peck Morrison, Bob Cranshaw, Richard Evans, Charlie Persip, Walter Perkins
Bar code: 8436019584231
This CD contains the complete sessions for Johnny Coles debut album on Epic "The Warm Sound", which showcased the trumpeter fronting a quartet. The two tracks that were not issued on the original album are included here, as well as three bonus tracks originally recorded for EmArcy in a 1957 small band setting under the leadership of tenor sax Eddie Chamblee.
01. Room 3
03. Come Rain Or Come Shine
05. Pretty Strange
06. If I Should Lose You
07. Babes Blues
08. Hi-fly (Alternate Take)
09. Fridays Child (*) Bonus Track
10. Chamblee Special (*) Bonus Track
11. Whisper Not (*) Bonus Track
Total Time: 64:33 min.
Tracks #1-8 from the album "THE WARM SOUND" (Epic 16015), recorded in New York, April 10 & 13, 1961. Personnel: Johnny Coles (tp), Kenny Drew (p, #1, 3-6, 8), Randy Weston (p, #2-7), Peck Morrison (b) and Charlie Persip (d).
Track #9 taken from Duke Pearson "HUSH!" (Jazzline JAZ 33-02), recorded in New York, January 12, 1962. Personnel: Duke Pearson (p), Johnny Coles (tp), Bob Cranshaw (b), Walter Perkins (d).
Tracks #10-11: Taken from Eddie Chamblee "CHAMBLEE MUSIC" (EmArcy MG36124), Recorded in New York, October 1957. Personnel: Julian Priester (tb), Eddie Chamblee (ts), Charles Davis (bs), Jack Wilson (p), Richard Evans (b), Charlie Persip (d).