Beyond The Groove Yard 209: Dial S For Sonny

George Klein presents recordings by pianist Sonny Clark as leader and sideman, mostly on Blue Note, accompanied by Art Farmer, Jackie McLean, Hank Mobley, Tina Brooks, Grant Green and others from the 1950s to his death in 1963.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

DIAL S FOR SONNY

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 209

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, September 26, 2017 [GKBG-0209]

 

Sonny Clark: Dial S for Sonny

Buddy DeFranco: Sonny’s Idea

Jackie McLean: Nursery Blues

Sonny Clark: Softly as in a Morning Sunrise

Sonny Clark: Somebody Loves Me

Tina Brooks: Star Eyes

Sonny Clark: Deep Night

Grant Green: It Ain’t Necessarily So

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by George Klein for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by George Klein in Ypsilanti MI

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2017 George Klein. Used with permission.