Ronnie Mathews & Roland Alexander


Ronnie Mathews/Roland Alexander/Freddie Hubbard

  • Release Date: 29 May 1991
  • PRCD-24271-2

In the early 1960s, a time of significant upheaval in jazz, pianist Ronnie Mathews (b. 1935), tenor saxophonist Roland Alexander (b. 1935), and trumpeter Freddie Hubbard (b. 1938) were among the young lions on the roaringly competitive New York scene. None could be considered an avant-gardist (though Hubbard, who would be recognized as one of his generation's most brilliant soloists, had already recorded with John Coltrane, Ornette Coleman, and Eric Dolphy), but all were clearly committed to … MORE