February 19, 2013

Eric Kloss - First Class! (Grits and Gravy & First Class Kloss!)



Grits and Gravy
1. A Day in the Life of a Fool (L. Bonfá - C. Sigman) (3:34)
2. Repeat (D. Zeitlin) (3:11)
3. Slow Hot Wind (H. Mancini - N. Gimbel) (3:02)
4. Gentle One (E. Kloss) (4:01)
5. Grits and Gravy (E. Bland) (2:38)
6. Softly, As in a Morning Sunrise (S. Romberg - O. Hammerstein II) (5:06)
7. You Don't Know What Love Is (G. De Paul - D. Raye) (6:05)
8. Milestones (M. Davis) (10:20)
9. When I Fall in Love (V. Young - E. Heyman) (6:01)
10. Psychedelicatessen Rag (E. Kloss) (2:58)
First Class Kloss!
11. Comin' Home Baby (B. Tucker - B. Dorough) (2:39)
12. The Chasin' Game (E. Kloss) (7:00)
13. One for Marianne (E. Kloss) (6:42)
14. Chitlins con Carne (K. Burrell) (2:51)
15. Walkin' (R. Carpenter) (5:24
16. African Cookbook (R. Weston) (6:47)

Jimmy Owens (trumpet, flugelhorn 11-16)
Eric Kloss (alto saxophone 1-13; tenor saxophone 14-16)
Danny Bank (baritone saxophone, flute, percussion 1, 3, 5)
Teddy Charles (vibes 1, 3, 5)
Billy Butler (guitar 1, 3, 5)
Alfred Williams (piano 1, 3, 5), Jaki Byard (piano 2, 4, 6-10), Cedar Walton (p 11-16)
Ronnie Boykins (bass 1, 3, 5), Richard Davis (bass 2, 4, 6-10), Leroy Vinnegar (b 11-16)
Robert J. Gregg (drums 1, 3, 5), Alan Dawson (drums 2, 4, 6--16)
unknown female vocal group (vocal 1, 3, 5)
Ed Bland (arranger 1, 3, 5)

Tracks 1, 3, 5 recorded at the Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 21. 12. 1966.
Tracks 2, 4, 6-10 recorded at the Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 22. 12. 1966.
Tracks 11-16 recorded at the Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 14. 7. 1967.

Prestige 24293; Prestige 242932; Fantasy/Prestige 242932; Prestige Records PRP-7486; Prestige Records PR 7520

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10 comments:

wightdj said...

Very cool, thanks.

grumpy said...

Great to see this here again!

deGallo said...

Thank you very much for this upgrade. Kloss is becoming a very big favorite with me.
Very nice site with great music.

Chris said...

Thanks Brian these albums are great. Glad to find a clean rip and with bonus tracks.

peer57 said...

thanks! Hope you don't mind posting this on the RvG-blog?

brian said...

Peer! You could do everything! Thanks for your insight on dutch jazz!

Prof. Yaffle said...

thank you

AFROVIKING PHOTOGRAPHY said...

Please can someone re-up this.

brian said...

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AFROVIKING PHOTOGRAPHY said...

Thanks so much Brian.