Label: Southport Records - S-SSD 0065 • Format: CD Album • Country: US • Genre: Jazz •
After the unfinished sessions for Quiet Nights inDavis returned to club work. However, he had a series of health problems inwhich made his live dates inconsistent and meant that he missed gigs, with financial repercussions. With club dates to fulfill, Davis hired several musicians to fill in: Frank Strozier on alto saxophone and Harold Mabern on pianowith George Coleman and Ron Carter arriving early in the year.
The assembled group at the April recording sessions finished enough material for an entire album, but Davis decided the uptempo numbers were not acceptable, and rerecorded all of them with the new group during the May sessions in New York. The uptempo numbers from New York in May include Feldman's "Joshua", which remained in the Davis performance book for the rest of the decade.
This is the last of Davis' studio albums with standards rather than band originals; they were gone by the time the quintet made its last personnel change, Wayne Shorter replacing Coleman in late On March 15,Legacy Records reissued the album for compact disc with two bonus tracksboth from the Los Angeles sessions in April.
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