Saturday, December 16, 2017

USA: DON ELLIS -Tears of Joy / Connection(2018)

Tears of Joy / Connection 

Digitally remastered two CD set containing jazz trumpeter Ellis's last two albums for Columbia Records. Tears For Joy, originally a double vinyl album, was recorded in 1971 at Basin Street West in San Francisco, and is regarded by many as his finest album. Connection is Ellis's arrangements of pop hits of the day, featuring his award-winning 'French Connection' theme from the movie. Slipcased with extensive new liner notes.