Joe Henderson records ‘Page One,’ his debut album for Blue Note (1963)

Joe Henderson’s ‘Page One’ is his debut album recorded on June 3, 1963 and released the same year by Blue Note.

Track Listing : 1.Blue Bossa (Kenny Dorham) – 08:03 . 2.La Mesha (Kenny Dorham) – 09:10 . 3.Homestretch (Joe Henderson) – 04:15 . 4.Recorda Me (Joe Henderson) – 06:03 . 5.Jinrikisha (Joe Henderson) – 07:24 . 6.Out Of The Night (Joe Henderson) – 07:23

Reid Miles

Francis Wolff

Musicians : Kenny Dorham – Trumpet . Joe Henderson – Tenor Saxophone . Pete La Roca – Drums . Mccoy Tyner – Piano . Butch Warren – Double Bass

Production : Produced By Alfred Lion . Rudy Van Gelder – Engineer

Package : Bob Blumenthal – Liner Notes . Kenny Dorham – Liner Notes . Reid Miles asterisques RVM – Cover Design . Francis Wolff – Photography

Recorded On June 3, 1963 At Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs.

Released In 1963 By Blue Note.

(Source Joe Henderson @ Wikipedia)

Joe Henderson

“Blue Bossa” introduced the world to Joe Henderson in fine fashion. This classic piece remains the place to start for discovering the treasure trove of Henderson’s body of work. […]

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It could imply a suspicious case of blinded devotion yet I can’t conceal that I’m always charmed by his imagination and wit, his sound and iconoclastic solutions every time I “discover” another Henderson album; curiously, it’s a sensation that applied as soon as I heard his 1st solo effor […]

These both show the already mature compositional prowess that would become Henderson’s trademark throughout his legendary career. The final blues number, “Out of the Night,” features powerful work by the leader that only hints of things to come in subsequent chapters. […]


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