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Omnivore Recordings

Art Pepper Quartet – The Art Pepper Quartet | RSD2017

$45.00

Omnivore Recordings

Art Pepper Quartet – The Art Pepper Quartet | RSD2017

$45.00

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A TAV Curator's Pick.

Recorded in late 1956 and released in early 1957, the same year as the landmark Art Pepper Meets The Rhythm Section, The Art Pepper Quartet (Art Pepper: saxophone; Russ Freeman: piano; Ben Tucker: bass; Gary Fromer: drums) is back on vinyl for Record Store Day 2017. Mastered from the original mono tapes by Kevin Gray, this is not only a reissue for the (multi-generational) ages, it's the album's first appearance on vinyl in far too long. Now on clear wax, reproducing the original art and liner notes on an era-correct "tip-on" jacket, the project was overseen by Art's widow, Laurie Pepper, and Grammy-winning producer Cheryl Pawelski. To make this pressing even more special and unique, the alternate take of "Blues At Twilight" has been included as a bonus track. A gem on all fronts--this is how Jazz should be experienced. All analog chain from tape to vinyl, with beautiful packaging. Ladies and Gentlemen, The Art Pepper Quartet. – Press Release

Item description:

Artist:

Art Pepper Quartet

Title:

The Art Pepper Quartet

Label:

Omnivore Recordings

Format:

Vinyl, LP, Album, Limited Edition, Numbered, Reissue, Remastered, Special Edition, 180 gr.

Pressing:

US

Release Date:

This reissue: 2017 | Original - 1957

Genre:

Jazz

Style:

Contemporary Jazz

Catalog No:

OVLP-214

Condition:

New