friday mixed tape: oscar & the piano
Montreal jazz legend Oscar Peterson died this week.
Oscar Peterson & Count Basie: Slow Blues (198? ?)
Brilliant, as Oscar and the Count compete to see who can leave more space for the other genius to fill the room with music; and you have to love the spooning pianos.
Oscar Peterson: Noreen’s Nocturne (1969)
Oscar Peterson Quartet – with Joe Pass: Soft Winds (199? ?)