Saturday, 30 August 2008

Soul Bird: Whiffenpoof by Cal Tjader

Produced by

Recorded at A&R Recording, New York City

June 1 and 2 1965

Recorded at Van Gelder

Studios, New Jersey

July 21 and 22 1965

This is a great Cal Tjader album. Soul Bird (Tin Tin Dao), Daddy Wong Legs and Soul Motion instantly invoke the word classic. Doxy is a fun number with a vibrant groove. Some of these tracks are featured on the 1973 Remastered Collection Double Album 'Doxy'.

Bass - Richard Davis

Piano - Paul Griffin

Drums - Sol Gubin & Grady Tate

Percussion - Armando Peraza

On 'Reza' Bass - Terry Hilliard, Drums - John Rae and Piano - Lonnie Hewitt

Side One

1. The Whiffenpoof Song

2. Soul Bird (Tin Tin Dao)

3. How High The Moon

4. That's All

5. Soul Motion

6. Reza

Side Two

1. The Prophet

2. Sonny Boy

3. Doxy

4. Samba De Orfeu

5. Shiny Silk Stockings

6. Daddy Wong Legs



Strange Fruit said...

Wow! Thanks for this one, and I'm looking forward to exploring others here.

arshille said...

Hello - thanx for posting this -
Best Wishes from arshille

Happy Octopus said...

Wow thanks! I know a guy who found a copy of this record still sealed.