Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers Meet You At The Jazz Corner Of The World Vol. 2
A two-volume live album recorded on 14th September 1960 at Birdland, New York City. An all-time hard-bop classic. Showcases great originals by ex-Messenger Hank Mobley (‘The Opener’, ‘Night Watch’, ‘High Modes’), Morgan (‘What Know’) and Shorter (‘The Summit’), plus Miles Davis’s famous ‘The Theme’. Also features a cameo from much-sampled Birdland emcee Pee Wee Marquette. Liner notes by esteemed jazz writer Leonard Feather.
BLUE NOTE CLASSIC VINYL EDITION: stereo, all-analog, mastered by Kevin Gray from the original master tapes, pressed on 180g vinyl at Optimal, padded inner sleeve.
- High Modes
- Night Watch
- The Things I Love
- The Summit
- The Theme
Art Blakey (drums), Wayne Shorter (tenor sax), Lee Morgan (trumpet), Bobby Timmons (piano), Jymie Merritt (bass).