Sunday, March 2 2014
It may be unfair to hold being merely very good against Dexter Gordon, but if he has better records, this 1955 one is still a crucial document to understanding Gordon's career and, thus, a vital piece of the history of jazz.
Thursday, September 8 2005
-- One of the historically defining saxophonists of all jazz, in the best of company, on his best form with plenty invention, stamina and delight.
Tuesday, August 23 2005
Interesting samples of late Dexter Gordon, but with unrepresentative, plain wrong inclusion of a Round Midnight film soundtrack item without mention that Gordon was there representing the performance of an impaired musician.