Tokyo 1961: The Complete Concerts

Format: CD
Release Date: 6/17/2014
Album Personnel: Lee Morgan (Trumpet), Wayne Shorter (Tenor Saxophone), Bobby Timmons (Piano), Jymmie Merritt (Acoustic Upright Bass)
Label: Solar Records
$15.99
Availability: Backorder
Overview

Featuring the complete recordings of Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers from their first Japanese tour in 1961. These consist of two sets: one recorded live at Sankei Hall in Tokyo, and a posterior TV show performed in the same city the following week. Both sets feature an amazing lineup, with the leader on drums, Lee Morgan on trumpet, Wayne Shorter on tenor sax, Bobby Timmons on piano, and Jymmie Merritt on bass. 

Tracks
1. The Summit
Length: 09:03
2. The Breeze and I
Length: 09:52
3. Blues March
Length: 09:45
4. Moanin'
Length: 11:46
5. It's Only a Paper Moon
Length: 11:09
6. Nelly Bly
Length: 12:27
7. Dat Dere
Length: 11:24
8. 'Round Midnight
Length: 11:49
9. A Night in Tunisia
Length: 15:43
10. The Summit (Version 2)
Length: 06:07
11. Dat Dere (Version 2)
Length: 08:16
12. A Night in Tunisia (Version 2)
Length: 08:23
13. Yama
Length: 07:37
14. Moanin' (Version 2)
Length: 10:01
15. Blues March (Version 2)
Length: 06:59
Album Details
Disc Count: 2
Total Length: 150:21
UPC: 8436542016490