Claude Williamson Trio – El Noche De España (1994) [Japan 2019]
SACD Rip | SACD ISO | DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 55:28 minutes | Front/Rear Covers | 2,23 GB
or DSD64 2.0 (from SACD-ISO to Tracks.dsf) > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | Front/Rear Covers | 2,19 GB
or FLAC (carefully converted & encoded to tracks) 24bit/48 kHz | Front/Rear Covers | 632 MB
Claude Williamson was an American jazz pianist who studied at the New England Conservatory of Music before moving to jazz, influenced mainly by Teddy Wilson, then by Al Haig and Bud Powell. He worked with Max Roach, Art Pepper and others. Williamson was a longtime member of the Lighthouse All-Stars (substituting for pianist Russ Freeman), performing with Bud Shank, Stan Levey, Bob Cooper, Conte Candoli and Howard Rumsey. This release was recorded in Hollywood for Japanese Venus label.
01. Señor Blues
05. El Noche De España
06. Besame Mucho
07. Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
09. I Heard you Cried Last Night
10. Nightingale In Berkeley Square
Claude WIlliamson – piano
Don Prell – bass
Tony Johnson – drums
Produced by Toshiya Mooney. Engineered by James Mooney.
Recorded on June 18, 1994 at Sage and Sound Stidios, Hollywood, CA.
Mastered by Tetsuo Hara. Venus Hyper Magnum Sound Direct Mix. VENUS Japan # VHGD-341.