Offered for sale is a Japanese pressing of Saturday Night at the Village Vanguard by Art Pepper, including the original obi.
About this copy: This copy of Saturday Night at the Village Vanguard is a 1980 pressing on the Contemporary label of an album that was originally released in 1977.
The cover is M-. The obi is VG+ with slight fading, but no tears. The insert is VG+ with slight discoloration on one side.
The disc is M- with one or two ultra-faint sleeve scuffs. The record looks like it was only played once or twice.
A nice copy of a terrific jazz LP.
Background: Released in 1977, Saturday Night at the Village Vanguard was one of several live albums by Art Pepper recorded at that venue.
This release, the third of four single sets that document Art Pepper’s well-received engagement at the Village Vanguard, adds “For Freddie” to the original three-song program. The other selections, which feature pianist George Cables, bassist George Mraz and drummer Elvin Jones in addition to the altoist/leader, are intense interpretations of “You Go to My Head,” Pepper’s “The Trip” and a 16-minute version of “Cherokee.”
|Country of origin:||Japan|
|Year of Release:||1980|