Ralph Sutton Quartet Feat. Bob Wilber Vol 4




When we lost Ralph Sutton in December 2001, – he was within a couple of month of his 80th birthday. His Music lives on through the legacy of his recordings, to which these previously unissued 1969 live performances make a most welcome addition. One of the truly jazz pianists around, who in his stride playing in particular, mastered the great standards set by the Harlem Giants of the 1920’s: James P. Johnson, Fats Waller, Luckey Roberts and Willie “The Lion” Smith.

Ralph Sutton (p), Bob Wilber (ss & cl), Al Hall (b) and Cliff Leeman (dr)

Recorded 1969

I Want To Be Happy
Old Folks
What Can I Say After I Say I Am Sorry
On A Slowboat To China
Old Fashioned Love
You Can Deppend On Me
Sentimental Journey
Honeysuckle Rose
C Jam Blues

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