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Larry Gales Sextet

Feb 22, 2019

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Live From The Jazz Lounge

Program #11 (February 24 at 6:00 p.m.)

Larry Gales Sextet – A Message From Monk (1991)

Bassist Larry Gales and drummer Ben Riley played together in Thelonious Monk's quartet during part of the 1960s and they anchor this Monk tribute CD, which also features trumpeter Claudio Roditi, trombonist Steve Turre, tenor saxophonist Junior Cook and pianist Benny Green.

Recorded on June 9, 1990 at Birdland in NYC, NY

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