ART BLAKEY AND THE JAZZ MESSENGERS: Rutgers University, N.J, April 15th 1969 (2CD)

Recorded live for FM broadcast in the spring of 1969, this superb set captures the legendary jazz drummer putting his band through their paces on a series of incendiary extended tracks. Featuring the young Woody Shaw on trumpet, as well as Carlos Garnett (tenor saxophone), George Cables (piano) and Scotty Holt (bass), it’s presented here with background notes and images.

Track Listing Disc One 1. The Moontrane 2. Round About Midnight 3. Unknown Disc Two 1. Moanin' 2. A Night in Tunisia

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