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Terry Gibbs: 52nd and Broadway: Songs of the Bebop Era

Terry Gibbs, the Energizer Bunny of jazz, has a loving tribute to his favorite language, undiluted bebop: 52nd & Broadway (Mack Avenue). It’s a paean to bop’s architects, Dizzy Gillespie and Charlie Parker, with ample solos by trumpeter Nicholas Payton, saxophonist James Moody, flutist Sam Most, pianist Tom Ranier and, of course, mallet man Gibbs, who seems to be growing younger.

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