Phil Woods

Leonard Feather Presents Bop

Alto Saxophone – Phil Woods

Bass – Curly Russell

Drums – Art Taylor (tracks: B1 to B5), Denzil Best (tracks: A1 to A5)

Piano – George Wallington

Trumpet – Idrees Sulieman (tracks: A1 to A5), Thad Jones (tracks: B1 to B5)

 Charles Parker Jr. (vocals B1)

Engineer – Earl Brown*, Gene Thompson

Liner Notes – Leonard Feather

Photography By – Bob Porter

Cover, Design – William Box


 A1 Little Benny
Written-By – Benny Harris
A2 Be Bop
Written-By – Dizzy Gillespie
A3 Lemon Drop
Written-By – George Wallington
A4 Ornithology
Written-By – Charlie Parker
A5 Anthropology
Written-By – Charlie Parker
B1 Salt Peanuts
Written-By – Dizzy Gillespie
B2 Groovin' High
Written-By – Dizzy Gillespie
B3 Shaw 'Nuff
Written-By – Dizzy Gillespie
B4 Billie's Bounce
Written-By – Charlie Parker
B5 Hot House And 52nd Street Theme
Written-By – Tadd DameronThel. Monk*


** also issued on Interlude MO 511, ST 1011 entitled "Leonard Feather Presents 52nd St.". V.S.O.P. #12, #12 CD.

Additional Info

  • Leader: George Wallington
  • Record Label: Mode
  • Catalog Number: MOD-LP 127
  • Recording Location: New York City
  • Recording Date: August 1957
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