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Mal Waldron/Woody Shaw 1984

Ubu Roi has posted a very tasty 1984 concert by the Mal Waldron Quintet, featuring Waldron on piano, Woody Shaw on trumpet, Charlie Rouse on tenor sax, Reggie Workman on bass, and Ed Blackwell on drums. Hard to go wrong with a lineup like that… I have at least two Waldron Night Lights shows I hope to do in the next year or so; he was a man of quiet accomplishment.

Update: Ubu says it’s now up on dime.

David Brent Johnson

Born in Indianapolis, Indiana, David Brent Johnson moved to Bloomington in 1991. He is an alumnus of Indiana University, and began working with WFIU in 2002. Currently, David serves as jazz producer and systems coordinator at the station. His interests include literature, history, music, writing, and movies.

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