The Sheriff (The Modern Jazz Quartet)

Artist: 

The Modern Jazz Quartet

John Richard Lewis, piano
Connie Kay, drums
Percy Heath, bass
Milt Jackson, vibraphone
 

Cover: 

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Back cover:

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Date Recorded: 
1964
Label: 
Rhino/Wea UK

The MJQ's version of BB#5 is a real winner: like the rest of this album, it really swings.  Apparently the Quartet has played the song before, with Laurindo Almeida.  I really like their version of Luiz Bonfa's Carnival as well.

1. The Sheriff (2:41)
2. In A Crowd (3:06)
3. Bachianas Brasileiras (5:44)
4. Mean To Me (4:24)
5. Natural Affection (4:08)
6. Donnie's Theme (4:13)
7. Carnival (6:06)

Category: 
Bachianas Brasileiras
Chamber Music
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