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Frank Foster - Fearless Frank Foster album FLAC

  • Performer: Frank Foster
  • Title: Fearless Frank Foster
  • Genre: Jazz
  • Country: Japan
  • Formats: WAV AC3 MMF DXD MPC MP1 AA
  • Released: 1966
  • Style: Hard Bop
  • MP3 album: 1313 mb
  • FLAC album: 1993 mb
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Frank Foster - Fearless Frank Foster album FLAC

Foster shows off the influence of John Coltrane (as opposed to his earlier cool-toned style) and matches well with the occasionally fiery trumpet of Virgil Jones, pianist Albert Dailey, bassist Bob Cunningham and drummer Alan Dawson. In addition to Fats Waller's "Jitterbug Waltz," Foster performs five originals, some of which (like "Raunchy Rita") fall into the area of funky hard bop. Spirited music.

Fearless Frank Foster is an album by saxophonist Frank Foster recorded in 1965 and released on the Prestige label. All compositions by Frank Foster except as indicated. Raunchy Rita" - 5:28. Jitterbug Waltz" (Fats Waller) - 9:20. Disapproachment" - 5:46.

His career highlights include stints with The Lloyd Price Orchestra, The Lionel Hampton Orchestra, and The Woody Herman Orchestra. In addition, Foster has performed with Johnny Richards, Duke Pearson, and Benny Goodman. He has composed and orchestrated material for The Carnegie Hall Jazz Ensemble, The Detroit Civic Symphony Orchestra, The Ithaca College Jazz Ensemble, The Jazzmobile Corporation of New York City, The Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, The Malaysia Symphony Orchestra, The Metropole Orchestra of Hilversum, Holland, and The Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra. In 1983 Dizzy Gillespie personally commissioned Frank Foster to orchestrate one of the jazz icon’s compositions, Con Alma, for a scheduled performance and recording with The London Philharmonic Orchestra directed by Robert Farnon. Frank Foster (musician). For other persons named Frank Foster, see Frank Foster (disambiguation)Frank Benjamin Foster III (September 23, 1928 – July 26, 2011) was an American tenor and soprano saxophonist, flautist, arranger, and composer. Foster collaborated frequently with Count Basie and worked as a bandleader from the early 1950s. In 1998, Howard University awarded Frank Foster with the BENNY GOLSON JAZZ MASTER AWARD.

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Frank Benjamin Foster III (September 23, 1928 – July 26, 2011) was an American tenor and soprano saxophonist, flautist, arranger, and composer. Foster was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, and educated at Wilberforce University.

Tracklist

A1 Raunchy Rita 5:20
A2 Janie Huk 11:10
A3 Thingaroo 3:30
B1 Baby Ann 6:00
B2 Jitterbug Waltz 9:15
B3 Disappoachment 5:40

Credits

  • Bass – Bob Cunningham
  • Drums – Alan Dawson
  • Engineer – Rudy Van Gelder
  • Piano – Albert Dailey
  • Producer – Cal Lampley
  • Tenor Saxophone – Frank Foster
  • Trumpet – Virgil Jones

Notes

PR 7461 on Sleeve. Sleeve reads: STEREO-STEREO-STEREO across the front in orange.
Center labels are dark blue with silver text and read PR ST 7461.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
UCCO-9476 Frank Foster Fearless Frank Foster ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM, Pap) Prestige UCCO-9476 Japan 2008
PR 7461 Frank Foster Fearless Frank Foster ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Prestige PR 7461 US 1966
OJCCD-923-2, P-7461 Frank Foster Fearless Frank Foster ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Original Jazz Classics, Prestige OJCCD-923-2, P-7461 US 1997
PR 7461 Frank Foster Fearless Frank Foster ‎(LP, Album, RP) Prestige, MPS Records PR 7461 Germany 1968
PR 7461, PR ST 7461 Frank Foster Fearless Frank Foster ‎(LP, Album, Promo) Prestige, Prestige, MPS-Studio, Villingen PR 7461, PR ST 7461 Germany 1966




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