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Kai & J.J. Featuring Bill Evans, Paul Chambers , Tommy Williams , Roy Haynes, Art Taylor - The Great Kai & J.J., Swinging Together Again album

Kai & J.J. Featuring Bill Evans, Paul Chambers , Tommy Williams , Roy Haynes, Art Taylor - The Great Kai & J.J., Swinging Together Again album
  • Performer Kai
  • Title The Great Kai & J.J., Swinging Together Again
  • Date of release 1980
  • Country US
  • Style Post Bop
  • Other formats MPC FLAC AA VOC AUD AUD VQF
  • Genre Jazz
  • Size MP3 1557 mb
  • Size FLAC 1919 mb
  • Rating: 4.7
  • Votes: 241

With pianist Bill Evans, either Paul Chambers or Tommy Williams on bass, and Roy Haynes or Art Taylor on drums, the two trombonists are in melodic and witty form on such tunes as "This Could Be the Start of Something Big," "Blue Monk," "Side by Side," and "Theme from Picnic.

Drums – Art Taylor (tracks: 2, 4, 5, 8 to 11), Roy Haynes (tracks: 1, 3,6, 7). Engineer – Rudy Van Gelder. Photography By – Arnold Newman. Producer – Creed Taylor. Johnson, Kai Winding. Featuring: Bill Evans, Paul Chambers, Tommy Williams, Roy Haynes, Art Taylor - The Great Kai & J. J. ‎(LP, Album, Ltd, RE, RM, DMM). Johnson & Kai Winding - The Great Kai & J. download.

3:08 11 JustFor A Thrill 3:19 Bass Paul Chambers (1, 3,6, 7), Tommy Williams (2, 4, 5, 8 to 11) Drums Art Taylor (2, 4, 5, 8 to 11), Roy Haynes (1, 3,6, 7) Piano Bill Evans Trombone . This lively Impulse! set was the first recorded reunion of trombonists . Johnson and KaiWinding.

Roy Owen Haynes (born March 13, 1925) is an American jazz drummer and group leader. Haynes is among the most recorded drummers in jazz, and in a career lasting over 70 years has played in a wide range of styles ranging from swing and bebop to jazz fusion and avant-garde jazz. He has a highly expressive, personal style ("Snap Crackle" was a nickname given him in the 1950s). He has also led his own groups, some performing under the name Hip Ensemble. His recordings as a leader, Fountain of Youth and Whereas, were nominated for a Grammy Award. 1958: We Three (New Jazz) with Paul Chambers & Phineas Newborn. 1960: Just Us (New Jazz). 1960: The Great Kai & J. (Kai Winding & J. Johnson). 1960: Taking Care of Business (Oliver Nelson). 1960: Lem Winchester with Feeling (Lem Winchester).

Bass – Paul Chambers (3) (tracks: 1, 3,6, 7), Tommy Williams (3) (tracks: 2, 4, 5, 8 to 11). Drums – Art Taylor (tracks: 2, 4, 5, 8 to 11), Roy Haynes (tracks: 1, 3,6, 7). Reissue Producer – Michael Cuscuna. Remastered By – Erick Labson. Digitally remastered at MCA Music Media Studios, using 20-Bit Super Mapping.

Genre: Jazz Album: The Great Kai & . A1. This Could Written-By. Be The Start Of – Steve Allen.

The Great Kai & . Swinging Together Again. All materials are provided for educational purposes.

The Great Kai and . Johnson (Impulse A 1) . Johnson, Kai Winding (tb) Bill Evans (p) Paul Chambers (b) Roy Haynes (d) NYC, Oct. 3, 1960. This Could Be the Start of Something Big same personnel NYC, Nov. 2, 1960. I Concentrate on You, Blue Monk, Side by Side Tommy Williams (b) Art Taylor (d) replaces Chambers, Haynes NYC, Nov. 4, 1960. Alone Together, Theme from & Going Going Gong!, Just for a Thrill same personnel NYC, Nov. 8, 1960. Judy, Georgia on My Mind, Trixie.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 This Could Be The Start Of Something Big
Written-By – Steve Allen
3:07
A2 Georgia On My Mind
Written-By – Hoagy Carmichael, S. Gorrell*
3:46
A3 Blue Monk
Written-By – Thelonious Monk
4:24
A4 Judy
Written-By – J.J. Johnson
4:00
A5 Alone Together
Written-By – Arthur Schwartz - Howard Dietz*
3:31
A6 Side By Side
Written-By – Harry Woods
3:01
B1 Concentrate On You
Written-By – Cole Porter
3:57
B2 Theme From Picnic
Written-By – George W. Duning*
3:58
B3 Trixie
Written-By – J.J. Johnson
5:03
B4 Going, Going, Gong!
Written-By – Kai Winding
3:04
B5 Just For A Thrill
Written-By – Don Raye, Lil Armstrong*
3:15

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – MCA Records, Inc.
  • Designed At – Viceroy
  • Manufactured By – MCA Records, Inc.
  • Published By – Rosemeadow Pub. Corp.
  • Published By – Peer International Corp.
  • Published By – MJQ Music
  • Published By – Harms, Inc.
  • Published By – Shapiro, Bernstein & Co.
  • Published By – DeSylva, Brown & Henderson
  • Published By – Columbia Pictures Music Corp.
  • Published By – Aalborg Music
  • Published By – Leeds Music

Credits

  • Bass – Paul Chambers (tracks: A1, A2, A6, B1), Tommy Williams (tracks: A4, A5, B2 To B5)
  • Design [Cover] – Robert Flynn
  • Drums – Arthur Taylor* (tracks: A4, A5, B2 To B5), Roy Haynes (tracks: A1, A2, A6, B1)
  • Liner Notes – Dick Katz
  • Photography By – Arnold Newman
  • Piano – Bill Evans
  • Producer – Creed Taylor
  • Trombone – J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding

Notes

Ⓒ 1980 MCA Records, Inc.
Embossed stamp on rear side: "Export Only For Sale Outside Continental United States Only West Germany"
Second Category on rear side 801 683 356 on sticker
Print on rear cover (bottom) : MC//Impulse! MCA Records, Inc. 70 Universal Plaza, Universal City, California, USA
Printed in U.S.A.
Rhythm section for track A 3 not listed

Publishd by:
A1: Rosemeadow Pub.Corp. - ASCAP
A2: Peer Interrnational Corp. - BMI
A3: None
A4, B3: MJQ Music - BMI
A5: Harms, Inc.- ASCAP
A6: Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., Inc. - ASCAP
B1: DeSylva, Brown & Henderson - ASCAP
B2: Columbia Pictures Music Corp. - ASCAP
B4: Aalborg Music - ASCAP
B5: Leeds Music- ASCAP

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 7674-29061-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Print label A): MCA 29081 A - ! - A
  • Matrix / Runout (Print label B): MCA 29081 A - ! - B
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A etched): AS - I - A - W2 MCA 80
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B etched): AS - I - A - W2
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Rights Society: BMI

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
A-1 J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding - The Great Kai & J. J. ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Impulse! A-1 US 1961
IMP-88116 J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding - The Great Kai & J. J. ‎(LP, Album) Impulse! IMP-88116 Japan Unknown
IL-30084, A-1 J.J.* & Kai* J.J.* & Kai* - The Great Kai & J. J. ‎(LP, Album, Mono, Gat) Impulse!, Impulse! IL-30084, A-1 Australia 1961
A-1 J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding - The Great Kai & J. J. ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Sparton Impulse! Records A-1 Canada 1961
UCCI-9040, AS-1 J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding - The Great Kai & J. J. ‎(CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM, Pap) Impulse!, Impulse! UCCI-9040, AS-1 Japan 2001