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Lee Morgan (trumpet)
Jackie McLean (alto saxophone)
Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone)
Herbie Hancock (piano)
Larry Ridley (bass)
Billy Higgins (drums)
Recorded September 18, 1965 in Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Produced by Alfred Lion
Originally released as Blue Note BLP 4222 (mono) and BST 84222 (stereo)
"In preparing these hi def remasters, we were very conscientious about maintaining the feel of the original releases while adding a previously unattainable transparency and depth. It now sounds like you've set up your chaise lounge right in the middle of Rudy Van Gelder's studio!" - Blue Note President, Don Was.
Cornbread is Lee Morgan's 1965 masterpiece. The session features five of his most memorable hits including the ballad "Ceora," "Cornbread," "Our Man Higgins," "Ill Wind" and "Most Like Lee." The legendary trumpeter is joined by a stellar cast of musicians including Herbie Hancock, Billy Higgins, Larry Ridley, Jackie McLean and Hank Mobley. Reaching #7 on Billboardís Top Jazz Albums, Cornbread is vital for any music lover's collection.
- Reached #7 on Billboard's Top Jazz Albums.