★"Blue Note 80 Selection" of Great Reid Miles Covers LPs: this album is part of the BN80 Vinyl Reissue Series and pay tribute to the legendary graphic designer and photographer whose iconic works transcended the world of music to become treasured visual artefacts in themselves, pieces that adorn living-room walls to this day. This legendary analogue recording, mastered by Kevin Gray from the original tapes and pressed on 180G vinyl at Optimal– perfect for the Blue Note collector or completist alike...
★-Kenny Dorham’s 1964 album Trompeta Toccata would be the final album that the great underrated trumpeter and composer would record as a leader, and it stands as a fitting testament to his prodigious talent. The album featured a stellar quintet with Dorham and his frequent collaborator Joe Henderson on tenor saxophone along with pianist Tommy Flanagan, bassist Richard Davis, and drummer Albert “Tootie” Heath.
★- The brilliant album cover design by Reid Miles featured the bold typography that made his style so influential.
★- This Blue Note 80 Vinyl Edition is all-analog, mastered by Kevin Gray from the original master tapes, and pressed on 180g vinyl at Optimal.
1.Trompeta Toccata (Side A)
2.Night Watch (Side A)
3.Mamacita (Side B)
4.The Fox (Side B)