Requisite Listening: Les McCann and Eddie Harris, “Swiss Movement” (Atlantic)

Les McCann and Eddie Harris Swiss Movement (Atlantic) — Call it serendipity. Pianist McCann and saxophonist Harris had each played sets with their respective bands at the Montreux Jazz Festival in June 1969. They then decided they’d like to play a set together, recruiting trumpeter Benny Bailey, who was living in Europe, and making use…
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