Atlantic tape ‘The Modern Jazz Quartet at Music Inn Volume 2’ with Sonny Rollins on two numbers (1958)

‘The Modern Jazz Quartet at Music Inn Volume 2’ is a live album recorded on August 3 & 31, 1958 with Sonny Rollins appearing on two numbers and released in 1959 By Atlantic.

Track Listing : 1.Medley: Stardust/I Can’T Get Started/Lover Man (Hoagy Carmichael, Mitchell Parish/Vernon Duke, Ira Gershwin/Jimmy Davis, Ram Ramirez, James Sherman) – 08:15 . 2.Yardbird Suite (Charlie Parker) – 05:14 . 3.Midsömmer (John Lewis) – 07:02 . 4.Festival Sketch (John Lewis) – 03:44 . 5.Bags’ Groove (Milt Jackson) – 08:38 . 6.Night In Tunisia (Dizzy Gillespie, Frank Paparelli) – 07:03

Musicians : Milt Jackson – Vibraphone . John Lewis – Piano . Percy Heath – Bass . Connie Kay – Drums . Sonny Rollins – Tenor Saxophone On (5 – 6)

Production : Produced By Nesuhi Ertegun Tom Dowd – Engineer

Package : Marvin Israel – Art Direction . Clemens Kalischer – Cover Photo . Gunther Schuller – Liner Notes

Recorded On August 3 & 31, 1958 At The Music Inn, Lenox, Massachusetts.

Released 1959 By Atlantic.


This is a welcome addition to volume oneand a larger study in contrasts given Rollins propensity to really blow, as opposed Giuffre’s lower key approach on the first volume. To say that this set works is an understatement. It is a highlight of the group’s storied career on Atlantic. […]

‘The Modern Jazz Quartet at Music Inn Volume 2’



Percy Heath  - Modern Jazz Percy
John Lewis  - John Left The Notes
Milt Jackson - The Jackson Vibe
Modern Jazz Quartet - Three Windows
Milt Jackson  - Wizard of the Vibes
Milt Jackson  - Goodbye
Milt Jackson and <a href=Wes Montgomery – Bags Meets Wes! ‘ width=’190’ height=’161’/>
Milt Jackson - Plenty, Plenty Soul
Modern Jazz Quartet - Fontessa
Modern Jazz Quartet - Lonely Woman
Milt Jackson and <a href=John Coltrane – Bags & Trane’ width=’190′ height=’161’/>
Modern Jazz Quartet - For Ellington
Modern Jazz Quartet - European Concert
Laurindo Almeida & The Modern Jazz Quartet - Collaboration

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