Al's Mist – Al Grey

Al Grey wrote this warm ballad to showcase the trombone's upper register. We have two exclusive "Further Explorations" recordings with Minus You tracks, in Al's original key of C and also in G.

Al Grey

June 6, 1925 – March 24, 2000

As a youth, trombonist Grey enjoyed hanging out at the Sunnybrook Ballroom, where Louis Armstrong and other jazz greats would come on tour, and which still exists today as part of a park complex in Pottstown, PA. During World War II, Grey excelled as a bugler, tuba player and bandmaster in the Navy. Read more...

2 songs available.