Elvin Jones Illumination! / Dear John C. (1963/1965)

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      • 1. Nuttin' Out Jones
      • 2. Oriental Flower
      • 3. Half And Half
      • 4. Aborigine Dance In Scotland
      • 5. Gettin' On Way
      • 6. Just Us Blues
      • 7. Dear John C.
      • 8. Smoke Rings
      • 9. Love Bird
      • 10. Feeling Good
      • 11. Anthropology
      • 12. This Love Of Mine
      • 13. Fantazm
      • 14. Ballade
      • 15. Everything Happens To Me

      2 LPs on 1 CD. Includes the killer modal track 'Half and Half' and loads more. Deep and essential IMpulse albums

      Jones brought in McCoy Tyner and Jimmy Garrison (both of whom played with him on Coltrane's My Favorite Things and would join him on A Love Supreme ) for the brilliant Illumination! ('63), then recorded another stellar LP for Impulse!, Dear John C. ('65). Jones is the engine driving Half and Half; Nuttin' Out Jones; Anthropology; Smoke Rings; Love Bird , and more!

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