On The Bright Side – Hank Mobley

As bright as the title suggests, this is a classic '50s Mobley song from a Blue Note session that deserves wider recognition. Trumpeter Kenny Dorham plays a fascinating solo; a transcription is available for it.

Hank Mobley

July 7, 1930 – May 30, 1986

Hank Mobley is one of the most acclaimed tenor saxophonists in modern jazz history. He is recognized by musicians and critics alike as one of the most important and eloquent jazz instrumentalists of all time. He recorded well over 100 of his own original compositions and left an indelible mark on the post-bop jazz scene. Read more...

71 songs available.