BILLY HIGGINS - THE SOLDIER

BILLY HIGGINS

THE SOLDIER

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American jazz drummer Billy Higgins recorded his second album The Soldier in 1979. Featured on this album are Monty Waters on alto saxophone, Cedar Walton on the piano, Walter Brooker on bass and vocalist Roberta Davis. The track “Peace” features guest performer Horace Silver and on “Sonny Moon For Two”, Higgins is accompanied by Sonny Rollins.

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  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Part of the Timeless Records' 45th Anniversary Jazz Series
  • Sleeve printed on heavy cardboard with linen laminate finish
  • Includes insert with upcoming Timeless jazz titles
  • Classic jazz album featuring Cedar Walton, Monty Waters, Walter Booker
  • Includes “Sugar And Spice” with vocals by Roberta Davis
  • 45th Anniversary Timeless Jazz Series sticker
  • Limited edition of 500 individually numbered copies on translucent green coloured vinyl
Catalog # : MOVLP2952 Format : 1 LP, 180 gram Releasedate : May 06 2022
Barcode : 8719262020580 Sleeve : 3mm Original Release : 1979 

Side A

1. Sugar And Spice (vocals by Roberta Davis)
2. Midnite Waltz
3. Just In Time

Side B

1. If You Could See Me Now
2. Peace
3. Sonny Moon For Two

To celebrate the 45th anniversary of iconic Dutch jazz label Timeless Records, Music On Vinyl is releasing a series that features albums that are part of the Timeless Records legacy and will be released mainly throughout 2021/2022.

American jazz drummer Billy Higgins recorded his second album The Soldier in 1979. Featured on this album are Monty Waters on alto saxophone, Cedar Walton on the piano, Walter Brooker on bass and vocalist Roberta Davis. The track “Peace” features guest performer Horace Silver and on “Sonny Moon For Two”, Higgins is accompanied by Sonny Rollins.

Higgins mainly played free jazz and hard bop. He was one of the house drummers for Blue Note Records and played dozens of Blue Note albums of the 1960s. His drums were an important addition to many recordings such as Dexter Gordon's Go! and Herbie Hancock's Takin' Off.

The Soldier is available as a limited edition of 500 individually numbered copies on translucent green coloured vinyl and includes an insert with upcoming titles from the Timeless Records 45th Anniversary Jazz Series.

 

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Part of the Timeless Records' 45th Anniversary Jazz Series
  • Sleeve printed on heavy cardboard with linen laminate finish
  • Includes insert with upcoming Timeless jazz titles
  • Classic jazz album featuring Cedar Walton, Monty Waters, Walter Booker
  • Includes “Sugar And Spice” with vocals by Roberta Davis
  • 45th Anniversary Timeless Jazz Series sticker
  • Limited edition of 500 individually numbered copies on translucent green coloured vinyl

 

Official website: www.timelessjazz.com