Sir Charles Thompson I Got Rhythm, Live At The Jazz Showcase
Delmark DG-537 $15.99
Sir Charles Thompson is best-known for his historic 1945-47 Apollo
recordings with Charlie Parker and Dexter Gordon available on Takin'
Off (Delmark 450). A mainstay on New York's dynamic 52nd Street
scene in the '40s and '50s, Thompson recorded for Columbia, Vanguard
and as sideman with Coleman Hawkins, Illinois Jacquet... Of last years
Robbins' Nest , Live At The Jazz Showcase (Delmark 526), critics
applauded Sir Charles' tastefulness and ability to remain relevant to
today. So we went back and got more! Featuring Eric Schneider on tenor
and alto sax, clarinet.