Jackie McLean

Jackie McLean Jackie McLean (1931 - 2006) was an American jazz musician and saxophonist.
He is one of the pioneers of the hard bop and worked with jazz greats like Miles Davis, Gil Evans, Sonny Rollins, Charles Mingus and Ornette Coleman. Its voluminous sound that stood out from the typical for that time of the tone alto saxophone, and his expressive, blue colored game and a slightly edgy phrasing were his artistic trademark.

Important albums:
Lights Out! (1956)
4, 5 and 6 (1956)
Jackie's Pal (1956)
Drum Suite (Columbia, 1956)
Blue Note:
    New Soil (1959)
    Swing, Swang, Swingin' (1959)
    Capuchin Swing (1960)
    Jackie's Bag (1959–60)
With Donald Byrd:
Fuego (Blue Note, 1959)
Byrd in Flight (Blue Note, 1960)

With Sonny Clark
Cool Struttin' (Blue Note, 1958)

With Miles Davis:
    Dig (Prestige, 1951)
    Quintet / Sextet (Prestige, 1955)

With Charles Mingus:
    Pithecanthropus Erectus (1956)
    Blues and Roots (1958)
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Jackie McLean Swing, Swang, Swingin'=HQ=

JACKIE MCLEAN - Swing, Swang, Swingin'=HQ=

1x LP 180 gr.33rpm
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( 1960 ) 2019 EU reissue on 180g LP = Prior to 1959, Jackie McLean was an important young Turk whose sharp tone and intense style on alto grew out of Charlie Parker yet were very much his own. Growing up in New York, his neighbors included such friends a

Jackie McLean Bluesnik

JACKIE MCLEAN - Bluesnik

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( 1963 ) 2013 reissue 180g vinyl LPBluesnik is, on the surface, one of McLean's most accessible recordings, since the six songs are all blues-based. However, McLean remains quite explorative here, clearly inspired by his excellent sidemen (trumpeter Fredd