Yusef Lateef Eastern Sounds (1961)

    Prestige
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      • 1. the plum blossom
      • 2. blues for the orient
      • 3. chinq miau
      • 4. don't blame me
      • 5. love theme from spartacus
      • 6. snafu
      • 7. purple flower
      • 8. love theme from the robe
      • 9. the three faces of balal

      One of the all-time best 'modal' jazz albums! A bona fide classic that every jazz fan should own! Highly recommended!

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