Today In Jazz

Happy Birthday Paul Gonsalves

July 12

Indelibly associated with Duke Ellington, Paul Gonsalves (1920-74) made a series of distinguished recordings as a leader with musicians from other spheres. This is one of the best – Gettin’ Together from 1960, with a decided Miles Davis groove, courtesy of Wynton Kelly, Jimmy Cobb, Sam Jones and Nat Adderley.

We celebrate his birthday anniversary with Yesterdays: