J.J. Johnson And Kai Winding Jay And Kai on LP
Vinyl reissue of the classic 1954 Savoy Records release Jay and Kai which finds trombonists and jazz luminaries J.J. Johnson and Kai Winding joining forces for the first time and co-leading a stellar supporting cast that includes Charles Mingus (bass), Wally Cirillo (piano), Billy Bauer (guitar) and Kenny Clarke (drums). The historic date was also responsible for birthing the great J.J. Johnson-Kai Winding two-trombone quintet which produced a highly successful series of recordings from here throughout the end of the '60s.
J.J. Johnson / Kai Winding (trombone)
Charles Mingus (bass)
Wally Cirillo (piano)
Billy Bauer (guitar)
Kenny Clarke (drums)
J.J. Johnson And Kai Winding Jay And Kai Track Listing:
1. Bernie's Tune
3. Blues For Trombone
4. The Major
8. Blues in Two's
9. What, Is This Thing Called Love?
10. The Boy Next Door