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Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra
All My Yesterdays: The 1966 Village Vanguard Recordings

Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra - All My Yesterdays: The 1966 Village Vanguard Recordings

All My Yesterdays is the first official release of the opening night recordings of the mighty Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra at the legendary Village Vanguard in NYC on February 7, 1966 (& March 21, 1966). Endorsed by the Thad Jones & Mel Lewis estates and the Village Vanguard, this deluxe 2-CD set includes an extensive 92-page book providing rare, previously unpublished photos, historic essays, interviews and memoirs. Contributors include executive producer George Klabin who recorded the original tapes, producer Zev Feldman, associate producer Chris Smith, longtime Vanguard Jazz Orchestra arranger and pianist Jim McNeely, and trombonist/educator John Mosca.

TAGS: Big Band | Jazz | Live

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FEATURED TRACK

"Big Dipper"

TRACK LISTING

  1. DISC ONE - Recorded Feb. 7, 1966
  2. 1. Back Bone
  3. 2. All My Yesterdays
  4. 3. Big Dipper
  5. 4. Mornin'’ Reverend
  6. 5. The Little Pixie
  7. 6. Big Dipper (Alternate Take)
  8. DISC TWO - Recorded March 21, 1966
  9. 1. Low Down
  10. 2. Lover Man
  11. 3. Ah, That'’s Freedom
  12. 4. Don’'t Ever Leave Me
  13. 5. Willow Weep For Me
  14. 6. Mean What You Say
  15. 7. Once Around
  16. 8. Polka Dots & Moonbeams
  17. 9. Mornin'’ Reverend
  18. 10. All My Yesterdays
  19. 11. Back Bone