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Lester Young/Roy Eldridge/Harry Edison: Laughin' to Keep from Cryin'

Read "Laughin' to Keep from Cryin'" reviewed by David Adler

This 1958 all-star date documents Pres on his last legs, about a year away from death. His tone is faltering and his energy level is low — especially on the clarinet, which he plays on “Salute to Benny" and “They Can’t Take That Away From Me." But still, on “Gypsy In My Soul" and “Please Don’t ...

Laughin' To Keep From Cryin'

Label: Jazz Anthology
Released: 1958


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