Cannes '58 - 180 Gram

DONALD BYRD & BOBBY JASPAR Cannes '58 (Available for the first time The Lost Live Series 6-track LP, mastered from the original INA master tapes, cut by Kevin Gray at Coherent Mastering, plated at QRP and pressed by Optimal on 180-gram vinyl.This previously unreleased concert by the Donald Byrd/Bobby Jaspar Quintet was recorded on the evening dedicated to 'Modern Jazz' during the first and only Cannes Jazz Festival on July 11th 1958. The quintet also stars Walter Davis Jr., Doug Watkins and Art Taylor. Retro-style flipback picture sleeve, with hype sticker. Limited to just 2000 copies. Recommended)

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Product Availability Currently Unavailable - You can request the next copy of this item
Release Date 1st Feb 2022
Release Year 2022
Condition Unless stated otherwise in the description above, all items are in at least excellent condition - so please read our descriptions carefully. We try to sell items as close to Mint condition as possible, and many will indeed be close to brand new and/or unplayed. Others may be 'used' - and all will meet our strict grading and are 100% guaranteed.
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Format vinyl LP album (LP record)
Record Label Sam Records
Complete Stock List Go to Donald Byrd
Product Catalogue No SRLP25
Music Genre Progressive, Jazz, Funk
Country Comes from France Comes from 'France'
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A never-before released Donald Byrd & Bobby Jaspar 1958 live recordings.
First official release with the full permission and cooperation INA (Institut National de l'Audiovisuel).

Available on vinyl only. No CD, No Digital is scheduled. Limited to 2,000 copies.

Donald Byrd's residency in Paris in 1958 to study with composer Nadia Boulanger gave rise to one of the greatest bands of his career with Bobby Jaspar on tenor sax and flute, Walter Davis, Jr. on piano, Doug Watkins on bass and Art Taylor on drums.

Sam Records is proud to present this previously unreleased concert by the Donald Byrd/Bobby Jaspar Quintet recorded during the evening dedicated to 'Modern Jazz' during the 1st and only Cannes Jazz Festival on July 11th 1958. The initiative for this festival was taken by Yvonne Blanc, a lady of good society who played the piano and lived between Paris and Cannes.

This festival was organised in partnership with the festival of Knokke-le-Zoute, in Belgium.

Recorded in Cannes, France, July 11, 1958.

Donald Byrd (Trumpet)
Bobby Jaspar (Flute/Tenor saxophone)
Walter Davis Jr. (Piano)
Doug Watkins (Bass)
Art Taylor (Drums)

Side A
1. I get a Kick Out Of You (C. Porter) 8'47
2. It Could Happen To You (Burke/Van Heusen) 3'58
3. Long To You (B. Jaspar) 7'55

Side B
1. When Your Love has Gone Away (D. Byrd) 5'30
2. Flute Bop (B. Jaspar) 7'00
3. Boogie Woogie (Unknown) 6'35


Recording Artist Donald Byrd
Product Title Cannes '58 - 180 Gram
Product Information Donald Byrd Cannes '58 - 180 Gram France vinyl LP album (LP record).
Language All tracks are sung in English, unless otherwise stated in our description.
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