Pictures In A Frame

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Max Roach Quartet
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Max Roach Quartet

On this Soul Note recording from 1979, trumpeter Cecil Bridgewater, Odean Pope (on tenor, flute and oboe) and bassist Calvin Hill (who would later be succeeded by Tyrone Brown) join Roach for concise interpretations of eight group originals (everyone contributes at least one song) along with Clifford Jordan's "Japanese Dream."

Artists :

Calvin Hill ( Bass )
Odean Pope ( Tenor Sax, Flute, Oboe )
Cecil Bridgewater ( Trumpet, Flugelhorn )
Max Roach ( Drums, Percussion )
Max Roach Quartet

“Although drummer Max Roach has been engaged in many special projects during the past 20 years, his main group has been his regular quartet. On this Soul Note recording from 1979, trumpeter Cecil Bridgewater, Odean Pope (on tenor, flute and oboe) and bassist Calvin Hill (who would later be succeeded by Tyrone Brown) join Roach for concise interpretations of eight group originals (everyone contributes at least one song) along with Clifford Jordan's "Japanese Dream." Although the group would continue to grow and evolve, it was already a pretty impressive unit by 1979. As usual with Max Roach's bands, this group filled the gap between hard bop and the avant-garde.”  

(source: AllMusic.com, S.Yanow)

"“…This was the basis of Roach'Â’s working band in the ‘80s, a period in which he turned back once again to standardsÂ…..." 

(source: The Penguin Guide to Jazz on CD - Eighth Edition)

More Information
Title Pictures In A Frame
Barcode 8024709061027
DOD ID B0035LCWDO
Catalogue Number 121003-2
Display Artist Max Roach Quartet
Label Soul Note
Release date Dec 30, 1979
Year 1979
Format cd, digital
Duration 0:36:36
Main genre Jazz
Product type full album