Monterey Concerts

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All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
This CD which reissues all of the music from the two LPs Concert by the Sea and Vol. 2 is the definitive early Cal Tjader album and one of the high points of his career. For a Carmel concert that was considered a preview concert for the 1959 Monterey Jazz Festival, Tjader was teamed up with flutist and altoist Paul Horn, pianist Lonnie Hewitt, bassist Al McKibbon, Willie Bobo on drums and timbales, and percussionist Mongo Santamaria. Their renditions of Latinized jazz tunes along with a few Latin originals practically define the idiom. Highlights include "Doxy," one of the earliest versions of Santamaria's "Afro Blue" predating John Coltrane's famous rendition by four ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
This CD which reissues all of the music from the two LPs Concert by the Sea and Vol. 2 is the definitive early Cal Tjader album and one of the high points of his career. For a Carmel concert that was considered a preview concert for the 1959 Monterey Jazz Festival, Tjader was teamed up with flutist and altoist Paul Horn, pianist Lonnie Hewitt, bassist Al McKibbon, Willie Bobo on drums and timbales, and percussionist Mongo Santamaria. Their renditions of Latinized jazz tunes along with a few Latin originals practically define the idiom. Highlights include "Doxy," one of the earliest versions of Santamaria's "Afro Blue" predating John Coltrane's famous rendition by four years, "Love Me or Leave Me," and "A Night in Tunisia." Essential music for everyone's Latin jazz collection.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/11/1989
  • Label: Prestige
  • UPC: 025218542623
  • Catalog Number: 24026
  • Sales rank: 71,913

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Doxy (8:47)
  2. 2 Afro Blue (6:32)
  3. 3 Laura (5:19)
  4. 4 Walkin' With Wally (10:04)
  5. 5 We'll Be Together Again (5:10)
  6. 6 'Round Midnight (6:11)
  7. 7 Love Me Or Leave Me (5:55)
  8. 8 Tu Crees Que? (5:26)
  9. 9 S.S. Groove (5:17)
  10. 10 A Night in Tunisia (6:53)
  11. 11 Bess, You Is My Woman Now (4:09)
  12. 12 Lover, Come Back to Me (3:12)
  13. 13 Tumbao (4:56)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Cal Tjader Primary Artist, Primary Artist, Vibes
Paul Horn Flute
Al McKibbon Bass, Upright Bass
Willie Bobo Drums, Timbales
Lonnie Hewitt Piano, Drums
Mongo Santamaría Percussion, Bongos, Conga
Technical Credits
George Gershwin Composer
Paul Horn Contributor
Al McKibbon Contributor
John Coltrane Composer
Ira Gershwin Composer
Rubén González Composer
Lonnie Hewitt Contributor
Mongo Santamaría Contributor
Philip Elwood Liner Notes
Joe Tarantino Mastering
Tony Lane Art Direction
DuBose Heyward Composer
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