'Orse At Safari – Herbie Nichols

A medium-up swinger with stop-and-start rhythms in a slightly Monkish vein. Lead sheets and a 2-stave Piano Melody Transcription are available, as well as a transcription of Herbie's solo..

Herbie Nichols

January 3, 1919 – April 12, 1963

One year ago today (January 3, 2019) we were at the Van Gelder Recording Studio celebrating Herbie's 100th birthday with his family and pianists Frank Kimbrough and Glenn Zaleski. Both Frank and Glenn each recorded a previously unrecorded Herbie Nichols composition, on the same piano Herbie played for his Blue Note sessions. These were the initial recordings that started my new project, the Herbie Nichols Solo Piano Summit. Read more...

5 songs available.