Unreleased Art, Vol. 9: Art Pepper & Warne Marsh A
Nearly three hours of a never-before-released live concert on CD by two West Coast jazz icons: Art Pepper & Warne Marsh At Donte's from April 1974 In the series of releases produced by Laurie Pepper's "Widow's Taste Music" now appears this almost three-hour concert, previously available only online. It is an intense session with special guest Warne Marsh, who has previously worked not only with Pepper, but also with Chet Baker, Bill Evans or Lee Konitz The 3 CD box set includes photos and liner notes by Laurie Pepper, widow of Art Pepper, one of the most famous saxophonists in the jazz world. "Unreleased Art, Vol. 9: Art Pepper & Warne Marsh At Donte's, April 26, 1974" features a set with Art as leader and pianist Mark Levine, bassist John Heard, drummer Lew Malin and tenor saxophonist Warne Marsh - who was filling in for Jack Sheldon that night Recorded at the legendary club Donte's in Los Angeles, the set includes jazz standards by Thelonious Monk, Count Basie, Charlie Parker and Ray Noble, as well as tracks by Oscar Hammerstein III, Jerome Kern and Harold Arlen. The 3-CD/digital release includes rare photos and an essay by Laurie Pepper!