Sonny Clark Quintet: “Blue Minor”

7 Dec

Sonny Clark strutted for far too short a time, dying in
1963 at but 31 years old of a heart attack. Born outisde of
Pittsburgh in Heminie, Pa., he played with everybody in the 50s
from Trane to Sonny Rollins to Billie Holiday. Cool Strutting was
one of at least three albums he did as a band leader.

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