Art Taylor
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Cookoo & Fungi (Rudy Van Gelder Edition) (2006 Digital Remaster)
2
Epistrophy (2006 Digital Remaster)
3
Batland
4
Little Chico
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Cape Millie

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One of the great drummers of the 1950s, Art Taylor was on a countless number of hard bop and jam session-styled sessions. His first important gig was with Howard McGhee in 1948, and this was followed by associations with Coleman Hawkins (1950-1951), Buddy DeFranco (1952), Bud Powell (1953 and 1955-1957), and George Wallington (1954-1956). Taylor seemed to live in Prestige's studios during the second half of the 1950s, although he found time to lead his Wailers, visit Europe with... Read more

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