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  • 1. our miss brooks
  • 2. trimmed in blue
  • 3. laura
  • 4. dotty's dream
  • 5. vicksville
  • 6. steppin' out

Harold Vick's saxophone and flute paying is just in between hard bop and soul jazz, he is usually very well known for having played as sideman with Grant Green, Jack McDuff, Jimmy Smith or Shirley Scott. But Vick has also played with mainstream legends such as Aretha Franklin, Dizzy Gillespie, Mercer Ellington and Sarah Vaughan. In 1963, he is 27 years old, and "Stepping Out" is his first album as a leader and the only one recorded for Blue Note as the following albums will be recorded on RCA and Srata East. A quick exam of the list of musicians gives the impression that Vick Harold is taking the place of Stanley Turrentine as he has almost the same group of sidemen : This quintet is formed by Vick himself to which are added trumpetist Blue Mitchell, guitarist Grant Green, organist John Patton, drummer Ben Dixon. We can clearly and immediately identify what is very personal in Vick's playing and style. If we add that on six track, 5 are compositions by Vick Harold, four are composed on a blues structure, all this results in a very personal masterpiece.

Other Releases by Harold Vick

Harold VickStraight UpRCA Victor (1967)
Hard to find Harold Vick. Original USA vinyl (tape on split spine)

Other Releases on Blue Note

Ronnie LawsFever (1976)Blue Note
Produced by Wayne Henderson, with cult group 'Pleasure' on backing, "Let's Keep It Together" is a jazz-funk stormer, "Karmen" is a quiet storm and...
Ornette ColemanNew York Is Now! (1968)Blue Note
DEEP DEEP heavyweight left-field new thing Blue Note jazz. Discordant, heavy and profound. W/Dewey Redman, Jimmy Garrison and Elvin Jones.
Ronnie LawsPressure Sensitive (1975)Blue Note
Includes the awesome rare groove classic "Always There", the vocals of Side Effect on "Momma" and the ace Stevie Wonder cover "Tell Me Something Good"!
McCoy TynerExpansions (1969)Blue Note
Seminal deep modal jazz on Blue Note w/ Woody Shaw, Gary Bartz, Ron Carter, Herbie Lewis and Freddie Watts. Produced by Duke Pearson. HEAVY!
Art Blakey QuintetA Night At Birdland, Volume 1Blue Note
10" repress of seminal early Art Blakey Quintet line-up featuring Horace Silver, Lou Donaldson and Clifford Brown
Freddie HubbardBreaking PointBlue Note
Freddie Hubbard + James Spaulding, Ronnie Mathews, Eddie Khan, Joe Chambers. Deep and essential Blue Note. New USA vinyl issue
Thelonious MonkGenius Of Modern Music Vol. 2Blue Note
10" repress of the genius Thelonious Monk on 8 tracks, including "Straight No Chaser" and "In Walked Bud"
The New Heritage Keyboard QuartetThe New Heritage Keyboard Quartet (1973)Blue Note
Blue label Liberty labels Blue Note w/ orig house inner sleeve and in orig. shrink. Orig USA vinyl
The Horace Silver QuintetFinger Poppin'Blue Note
With Blue Mitchell on trumpet, Junior Cook on tenor sax, Gene Taylor on bass and Louis Hayes on drums. Recorded in 1959by the legendary Rudy Van Gelder.
Thelonious MonkGenius Of Modern Music Volume OneBlue Note
Lots of classic Monk tunes originally recorded in late '47: "Ruby My Dear", "Well You Needn't", "In Walked Bud". Also includes alternate takes.
Stanley TurrentineLook Out!Blue Note
Originally released in 1960, with Horace Parlan on piano
Bobby McFerrinThe Best Of Bobby McFerrinBlue Note
The best of Bobby McFerrin from his time on Blue Note.  
Donald ByrdStreet Lady (1973)Blue Note
Classic jazz funk album written and produced by the magnificent Mizell brothers! Includes 'Lansana's Priestess'. Original gatefold, sleeve wear (large sticker...
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VariousBlue Break Beats (Volumes 1-3)Blue Note
Absolutely killer compilation of some of Blue Note's finest releases - The jazz break beats that inspired hip-hop artists. Includes Donald Byrd, Eddie...
VariousBlue Break Beats Volume ThreeBlue Note
Volume 3 of the absolutely killer compilation series from Blue Note's including some of their finest releases. These were the jazz break beats that...
VariousBlue Break Beats Volume TwoBlue Note
Second part in the killer compilation series from Blue Note exploring the jazz break beats that inspired hip hop artists! 
Hank MobleyA Caddy For DaddyBlue Note
Limited edition high-definition 180 gram vinyl stereo LP re-issue with original artwork Lee Morgan, trumpet; Curtis Fuller, trombone; Hank Mobley, tenor...
John ColtraneTrane's BluesBlue Note
Trane's Blues is an excellent collection of blues-oriented tunes that feature the saxophonist as both a leader and a sideman with the likes of Paul Chambers,...
Bobbi HumphreyFancy Dancer (1975)Blue Note
Classic jazz funk album produced by the awesome Mizell Brothers which includes the classic track "Uno Esta"! Recommended! USA original (tape on...
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Robert Glasper ExperimentArtScienceBlue Note
Vinyl now in stock! The prolific Robert Glasper is back with another new album for 2016. This is a slight change in direction with him and his talented...
Jackie McLeanCapuchin Swing (1960)Blue Note
Excellent 1960 session with Paul Chambers, Art Taylor Blue Mitchell & Walter Bishop Jr.Original=blue label Liberty pressing, top right cutout, 'lucky strike'...
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The Horace Silver QuintetBlowin' The Blues Away (1969)Blue Note
"Sister Sadie", "Peace"...essential late 60s Silver with Blue Mitchell on trumpet and Junior Cook on tenor
Horace SilverDoin' The Thing - At The Village Gate (1961)Blue Note
ORIGINAL = 1967 blue and white label USA Liberty pressing. Original Liberty inner sleeve. Top spine part split and some sleeve wear, vinyl...
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Donald ByrdBlack Byrd (1973)Blue Note
Written and produced by Larry Mizell, their first collaboration! Original = blue  label liberty USA. +High-end Audio Desk Systeme Pro Machine...
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Norah JonesFeels Like HomeBlue Note
2004 contemporary vocal jazz album from the award winning Norah Jones. 
Blue MitchellBantu Village (1969)Blue Note
Shit hot super rare funky jazz album on Blue Note from 1969. Includes "HNIC"Blue/white original Liberty pressing in great condition
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Norah JonesNot Too LateBlue Note
Award winning Norah Jones' 2007 album, Not Too Late features her usual soft jazzy vocals.  
Chick CoreaNow He Sings, Now He SobsBlue Note
Chick Corea's 1968 trio recording for Blue Note with Miroslav Vitous on bass and Roy Haynes on drums. Original USA vinyl
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Ike QuebecBlue & SentimentalBlue Note
Recorded on December 16, 1961 (tracks A1 to B2) and on December 23 (track B3). Blue Note 2016 Stereo Reissue.
Blue MitchellThe Thing To Do (1964)Blue Note
Debut album on Blue Note, featuring Chick Corea.
Gene HarrisYesterday, Today & Tomorrow (1973)Blue Note
Original blue label liberty Blue Note. Double gatefold album. RARE
Horace Silver QuintetSong For My Father (1963)Blue Note
Mind-numbingly CLASSIC 
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