V.A. - Soul Tenors: Milestones Of Jazz Legends (1957-1962) [10CD Box Set] (2020)
EAC Rip | FLAC (image+.cue+log) - 4,43 GB | MP3 CBR 320 kbps (LAME 3.93) - 1,75 GB | Covers - 27 MB
Genre: Jazz, Hard Bop, Soul Jazz, Bop, Mainstream Jazz, R&B | RAR 3% Rec. | Label: Documents/The Intense Media (600559)
20 Original albums on 10 CDs! King Curtis, Illinois Jacquet, Gene Ammons, Shirley Scott, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Roland Kirk and more!
The tenor sax was to Rhythm & Blues-hits of the 40s and 50s, what the guitar went on to become to RocknRoll. Put on an R&B-single from that era and you will most likely hear a tenor sax break or solo. Eventually, the tenor players stepped out to make records under their own name. These Soul Tenors were expressing themselves by honkin, shoutin, riffin, riding high on a single note or barking out a guttural howl, as Ted Gioia described it in The History of Jazz, all the while, carrying the moan in their tone, according to Cannonball Adderley…