Eric Dolphy Quartet's Complete Recordings featuring Lalo Schifrin
Eric Dolphy, Lalo Schifrin, Bob Cunningham, Mel Lewis
While Eric Dolphy and Lalo Schifrin couldn't have come from more diverse backgrounds, they both represented a new kind of musician and composer who sought to break down the walls between different musical traditions to create a synthesis that could draw on elements of each style. Their search to uncover and explore new sounds and ideas went well beyond the boundaries of their respective idioms. This rare release features these two innovative leaders stretching out for 68 minutes of outstanding music.
01. On Green Dolphin Street
02. Softly, as in a Morning Sunrise
03. The Way you Look Tonight
04. Title Unknown
Total Time: 67:59 min.
"Dolphy and Schifrin are in fine form on this first-rate outing. An historic 1961 date featuring two of the masters of modern jazz."
- Jim Miller, Jazz Sounds