THE GROOVE YARD 179 – LET’S COOL ONE

George Klein presents the first hour of a two-part feature on alto saxophonist Lou Donaldson, focusing on recordings from 1952-58 as a sideman with Milt Jackson, Thelonious Monk & Art Blakey, and his first sessions as a leader.

The John Sinclair Foundation presents
LET’S COOL ONE
THE GROOVE YARD 179
George Klein, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, September 22, 1991 [22352]

Milt Jackson Quartet & Lou Donaldson: Don’t Get Around Much Anymore
Milt Jackson Quartet & Lou Donaldson: On the Scene
Thelonious Monk Sextet: Carolina Moon
Thelonious Monk Sextet: Let’s Cool One
Art Blakey Quintet: Wee Dot
Art Blakey Quintet: If I Had You
Lou Donaldson: Herman’s Mambo
Lou Donaldson: Peck Time
Lou Donaldson: Grits n’ Gravy
Lou Donaldson: Blues Walk

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by George Klein for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by George Klein at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 1991, 2022 George Klein. Used with permission.