The 1962 album Mosaic marked a pivotal moment in the story of Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers with the arrival of Freddie Hubbard and Cedar Walton and the band’s expansion to a sextet with the addition of Curtis Fuller joining existing members Wayne Shorter and Jymie Merritt to establish a powerful new line-up on this hard bop classic.
BLUE NOTE CLASSIC VINYL EDITION: Stereo, mastered from a digital source by Kevin Gray, manufactured at Optimal (180 g), padded inner sleeves.
Art Blakey - Mosaic (1962)
A2. Down Under
A3. Children Of The Night
Art Blakey (drums) / Freddie Hubbard (trumpet); Cedar Walton (piano); Curtis Fuller (trombone); Wayne Shorter (tenor sax); Jymie Merritt (bass)