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# Tracks Playtime Session Session Personnel & Personnel Variances for Tracks
1 R & R 11:52 Charles Mingus November 11, 1960 (b) Roy Eldridge (trumpet), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone), Tommy Flanagan (piano), Charles Mingus (bass), Jo Jones (drums)
2 Black Cat 04:10 Lightnin' Hopkins November 15, 1960 Lightnin' Hopkins (vocal, guitar, piano)
3 Father and Son 08:00 Cal Massey January 13, 1961 Cal Massey (trumpet), Julius Watkins (french horn), Hugh Brodie (tenor saxophone), Patti Brown (piano), Jimmy Garrison (bass), Wilbert G.T. Hogan (drums)
4 Lord, Lord Am I Ever Gonna Know? 5:26 Lucky Thompson Spring 1961 Martial Solal (piano), Peter Trunk (bass), Kenny Clarke (drums)
(variance) -- Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone)
5 Vasserlean 06:40 Charles Mingus October 20, 1960 Ted Curson (trumpet), Lonnie Hillyer (trumpet), Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute), Charles McPherson (alto saxophone), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Nico Bunink (piano), Charles Mingus (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
(variance) -- Jimmy Knepper (omit), Britt Woodman (omit),
6 Oh Yeah, Oh Yeah 0:00 Jazz Artists Guild November 1, 1960 Benny Bailey (trumpet), Peck Morrison (bass)
(variance) -- Kenny Dorham (trumpet), Julian Priester (trombone), Walter Benton (tenor saxophone), Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone), Max Roach (drums), Kenny Dorham (omit), Eric Dolphy (omit), Jo Jones (omit), Abbey Lincoln (omit),
Leader(s): 
Charles Mingus
Leader(s): 
Lightnin' Hopkins
Leader(s): 
Cal Massey
Leader(s): 
Lucky Thompson
Leader(s): 
Max Roach
Label Name: 
Candid
Catalog Number: 
CJS 9019
Tracks: 
R & R
Tracks: 
Black Cat
Tracks: 
Father and Son
Tracks: 
Vasserlean
Tracks: 
Oh Yeah, Oh Yeah
Format: 
LP
Playback Channels: 
stereo
Post-production audio editing
Producer: 
Nat Hentoff
Original Master Engineer: 
Bob d'Orleans
Remaster: 
no
Remix: 
no
Overdub: 
no
Physical object
Liner note author(s): 
Nat Hentoff
Sources: 
discogs.com; jazzdisco.org