Cannonball Adderley records ‘The Cannonball Adderley Quintet in San Francisco’ for Riverside (1959)

The Cannonball Adderley Quintet in San Francisco’ is an album recorded on October 18 & 20, 1959 and released In 1959 by Riverside.

Track Listing : 1.This Here (Bobby Timmons) – 12:29 . 2.Spontaneous Combustion (Cannonball Adderley) – 11:55 . 3.Hi-Fly (Randy Weston) – 11:09 . 4.You Got It! (Cannonball Adderley) – 05:10 . 5.Bohemia After Dark (Oscar Pettiford) – 08:0

Musicians : Cannonball Adderley – Alto Saxophone . Nat Adderley – Cornet . Bobby Timmons – Piano . Sam Jones – Bass . Louis Hayes – Drums

Production : Produced By Orrin Keepnews Reice Hamel – Engineer

Package : Ralph J. Gleason – Liner Notes . Paul Bacon – Design . Ken Braren – Design . Harris Lewine – Design

Recorded On October 18 & 20, 1959 At The Jazz Workshop, San Francisco.

Released In 1959 By Riverside.

The Cannonball Adderley Quintet in San Francisco


JWM Acoustics
Like I said before, the tone was set with “This Here” and rocked the house with “Spontaneous Combustion”. The solos by each member of the Quintet were fantastic. […]

All About Jazz
This session was a landmark of sorts in other ways. It started a trend of live recordings in noisy clubs and featured lengthy improvisations where everyone got their due. […]
It’s really hard to believe that this album was recorded 50 years ago. You’d never know it from the sound…which is still vital, fresh and alive. Just hearing Adderley’s voice addressing the crowd in the beginning gives you a sense that this will be an audio treat. […]


The Cannonball Adderley Quintet in San Francisco’ on RVM [Radio.Video.Music]


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