Clifford Brown & Max Roach: Clifford Brown & Max Roach

From 1954 until 1956 the happy combination of Clifford Brown and Max Roach recorded a hugely impressive body of work together. Delilah, from the 1949 film Samson & Delilah, opens with an ostinato which was one of the group’s favourite devices. Nick Catalano points out in his well-researched Brown biography that whenever Dizzy Gillespie heard … Continue reading Clifford Brown & Max Roach: Clifford Brown & Max Roach