Nat Adderley Sextet


Much Brass

  • Release Date: 01 Jun 1995
  • OJCCD-848-2

With its unusual brass front line and its all-star rhythm section, Much Brass endures as one of Nat Adderley's best early albums. The brightness and range of Adderley's cornet is offset in the ensembles by the basso profundo of Laymon Jackson's tuba and, in the middle of the sonic range, the richness of Slide Hampton's trombone. The rhythm section was assembled from the working groups of Miles Davis (Wynton Kelly), Thelonious Monk (Sam Jones), and J.J. Johnson (Tootie Heath). They provide acc… MORE