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Thursday, June 24, 2010
Philly Joe Jones - A Jazz Drummer Remembered
Phineas Newborn, Jr. [p], Paul Chambers [b], Philly Joe Jones [d], performing Clifford Brown's "Daahoud," 1961. This track is from Phineas' A World of Piano! [Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-175-2/Contemporary-S-7600]. Philly Joe trades eight-bar breaks with Phineas at 2:03 and 2:15 before beginning his own solo at 2:47. Checkout the big-band-styled "shout chorus" at 3:36 before Phineas comes back in to take the tune out at 4:02.