- Four Brothers
- Artist: THOMPSON,LUCKY / WILEN,BARNEY
- Format: LP
- Release Date: 3/31/2015
Previously unreleased studio concert from Hamburg in 1960, featuring four jazz saxophone legends: Lucky Thompson (soprano sax/tenor sax), Barney Wilen (soprano sax/tenor sax), Helmut Brandt (bars) and Bent Jaedig (tenor sax), recorded with the quartet of Dr. Roland Kovac (p) in a unique workshop. Excellent blend of Modern, Bebop, Cool and Progressive: Eighty minutes of full ensemble pieces in a sound made famous by Giuffre's "Four Brothers", from original material to standards, plus musical essays in small groups. Superb session produced by Hans Gertberg, mastered in 2015, comes as 2 LP Vinyl Set (Gatefold) and 6-Page-Digipack CD, including vintage artworks by renowned cover and poster designer Guenther Kieser. Recorded November 25, 1960 at Funkhaus Hamburg, produced by Hans Gertberg.