One Note Samba - Modern Jazz Quartet ft. Laurindo Almeida (off Collaboration with Almeida, 1964)
Personnel: The Modern Jazz Quartet - Milt Jackson (vibraphone), John Lewis (piano, musical director), Percy Heath (bass), and Connie Kay (drums); Laurindo Almeida (guitar)
We celebrate the birthday of double bass player, Percy Heath (April 30, 1923 - 2005)!
Photo: Tom Marcello, NYC, 1977
Willie Nelson: Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain (from Red Headed Stranger, 1975)
Mimi & Richard Fariña - Pack Up Your Sorrows (from Celebrations for a Grey Day, 1965)
Bobby Vee: Raining In My Heart (from I Remember Buddy Holly, 1963)