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Oliver Nelson

Composer and saxophonist, Oliver Nelson's The Blues and the Abstract Truth was one of the classic albums of the 1960s. Geoffrey Smith samples its delights plus other starry Nelson collaborations with the likes of Eric Dolphy and Jimmy Smith.

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Sun 12 Mar 2017 00:00

Music Played

  • Oliver Nelson

    Yearnin'

    • The Blues and the Abstract Truth.
    • IMPULSE.
    • 4.
  • Oliver Nelson

    111-44

    • Complete Recordings.
    • Essential Jazz Classics.
    • 12.
  • Oliver Nelson

    The Drive

    • Complete Recordings.
    • Essential Jazz Classics.
    • 3.
  • Oliver Nelson

    Trane Whistle

    • Complete Recordings.
    • Essential Jazz Classics.
    • 7.
  • Oliver Nelson

    Hoe Down

    • The Blues and the Abstract Truth.
    • Impulse Records.
    • 2.
  • Oliver Nelson

    Stolen Moments

    • THE BLUES AND THE ABSTRACT TRUTH.
    • Grp/Impulse.
    • 1.
  • Oliver Nelson

    The Critic's Choice

    • More Blues and the Abstract Truth.
    • Impulse!.
    • 5.
  • Oliver Nelson

    Midnight Blue

    • More Blues and the Abstract Truth.
    • Impulse!.
    • 4.
  • Oliver Nelson, Steve Kuhn, Ron Carter & Grady Tate

    Patterns

    • Sound Pieces.
    • Impulse!.
    • 5.
  • Jimmy Smith

    Ol' Man River

    • BASHIN'.
    • VERVE.
    • 2.

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