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Frank Wess: Magic 101

Former Count Basie Band saxophonist Frank Wess, 89 at the time of this 2011 recording, is in classic form throughout. Accompanied by pianist Kenny Barron, bassist Kenny Davis and drummer Winard Harper, he employs his tenor saxophone exclusively-no flute, no alto. He has a thick tone and articulates notes in a manner reminiscent of Ben … Read More “Frank Wess: Magic 101”

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