Not only did the trio win as a unit, but each member won as most promising player on his own instrument (James also won as leader). This collection, largely bop in its approach, is astonishing in its precocious reach, and features two James originals: the intriguing "Quest" and the daringly impressionistic "Trilogy" that involves the playing of oil drums, temple blocks, and golf balls, among other things. The trio acquits itself well with the varied, ambitious material, including an ethereal "Nardis," a selection from Leonard Bernstein's ballet, Candide, and.
Bold Conceptions (1963). Album by Bob James Trio.
The Bob James Trio - A Moment's Notice 03:09. The Bob James Trio - The Night We Called It a Day 03:10. The Bob James Trio - Trilogy 06:42. The Bob James Trio - Quest 04:10. The Bob James Trio - Fly Me To The Moon 04:43. The Bob James Trio - Birk's Works 04:36.
Mercury released James's first album, Bold Conceptions (1963), a free jazz exploration that was produced by Quincy Jones and that differed from the smooth jazz for which he would later become known. In New York City, James worked as an arranger and was hired as piano accompanist for jazz singer Sarah Vaughn. Bob James Trio, Espresso.
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|A1||A Moment's Notice
Written-By – Ernie Wilkins
Written-By – Miles Davis
|A3||The Night We Called It A Day
Written-By – Matt Dennis, Tom Adair
Written-By – Bob James
Written-By – Bob James
|B2||My Love From "Candide"
Written-By – Leonard Bernstein
|B3||Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words)
Written-By – Bart Howard
Written-By – Dizzy Gillespie
- Arranged By – Bob James
- Cover – Roth*
- Double Bass – Ron Brooks
- Drums – Bob Pozar*
- Piano – Bob James
NotesRed labels - Black / white txt
|SR 60768||The Bob James Trio*||Bold Conceptions (LP, Album)||Mercury||SR 60768||US||1963|
|MG 20768||The Bob James Trio*||Bold Conceptions (LP, Album, Mono, Promo)||Mercury||MG 20768||US||1963|
|195J-48||The Bob James Trio*||Bold Conceptions (LP, Album, RE)||Mercury||195J-48||Japan||1985|
|MG 20768||The Bob James Trio*||Bold Conceptions (LP, Album, Mono)||Mercury||MG 20768||US||1963|
|557 454-2, SR-60768||The Bob James Trio*||Bold Conceptions (CD, Album, RE)||Verve Records, Mercury||557 454-2, SR-60768||Europe||1998|