Barry Harris Trio



  • Release Date: 09 Nov 1990
  • OJCCD-486-2

Barry Harris has been a respected elder statesman and a mentor to younger jazz musicians for so long that it almost seems as if he has always been on the scene. Nevertheless, there was a time when Harris was just starting out: in 1960 he left his native Detroit to briefly join Cannonball Adderley, made one live trio album for Riverside with that band's rhythm section, and not long afterwards recorded Preminado, his first studio date for the label. His basic style seems already set: s… MORE


After displaying his prowess as a trio and solo pianist on earlier Riverside albums, Barry Harris assembled a quintet for this 1961 session. The… More