B.G.'s Groove Two – Bennie Green
A classic combination of Latin and swing grooves from trombone master Bennie Green.
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- Recording: Ike Quebec - Easy Living
- Recorded on: January 20, 1962
- Label: Blue Note (BST 84103)
- Concert Key: E-flat
- Vocal Range: , to
- Style: Latin/swing (medium up)
- Tenor Sax - Ike Quebec
- Tenor Sax - Stanley Turrentine
- Trombone - Bennie Green
- Piano - Sonny Clark
- Bass - Milt Hinton
- Drums - Art Blakey
The front line of this recorded arrangement consists of three horns. Rather than create three separate horn parts, the harmony is noted on every lead sheet edition. The recording has a vamp and fade ending, so we've also indicated an optional ending.
April 16, 1923 – March 23, 1977
A bebop trombonist with deep roots in blues and popular song, Bennie Green developed a distinctive sound and style that was easily recognizable—no easy feat in a trombone landscape that was so dominated by his contemporary, J.J. Johnson. Read more...