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Afro-Cuban – Kenny Dorham

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  • This album is the first flowering of Kenny Dorham as a significant trumpet stylist and composer. Using the newly formed Jazz Messengers as the core of these ensembles, Dorham crafted Latin pieces like "Minor's Holiday" and "Lotus Flower," which would quickly become jazz standards. The large ensemble tracks with J. J. Johnson and driven by Patato Valdes's congas are especially effective. An additional tune and an alternate take from the sessions are included.

    Personnel on tracks 1-4, 9: KENNY DORHAM - trumpset J. J. JOHNSON - trombone HANK MOBLEY - tenor sax CECIL PAYNE - baritone sax HORACE SILVER - piano OSCAR PETTIFORD - bass ART BLAKEY - drums CARLOS "PATATO" VALDES - congas RICHIE GOLDBERG - cowbell Personnel on tracks 5-8: KENNY DORHAM - trumpet
    HANK MOBLEY- tenor sax
    CECIL PAYNE - baritone sax
    HORACE SILVER - piano
    PERCY HEATH - bass
    ART BLAKEY - drums


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  • Artist: Kenny Dorham
    Label: Blue Note, Universal Music Group International
    Format: LP
    Units: 1
    Country: US
    Genre: Jazz
  • A1 Afrodisia
    A2 Lotus Flower
    A3 Minor'S Holiday
    A4 Basheer'S Dream
    B1 K.D.'S Motion
    B2 The Villa
    B3 Venita'S Dance