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Tony Williams: Tony Williams: Mosaic Select 24

Read "Tony Williams: Mosaic Select 24" reviewed by Matthew Miller

Blue Note president Alfred Lion knew talent when he saw it and in the early 1960s--a time of unparalleled success for his once fledgling label--he signed an astonishingly virtuosic drummer who had recently emerged with Jackie McLean. We all know the story: a mere eighteen years old and Williams was an unstoppable force at the kit. ...

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Tony Williams: Mosaic Select 24

Read "Tony Williams: Mosaic Select 24" reviewed by John Kelman

Tony Williams

Mosaic Select 24

Mosaic Records

2006

When Tony Williams passed away unexpectedly in 1997, at the age of 51, it was the end to a career that had done much to redefine the drummer's role in jazz. From his earliest days--first with saxophonist Jackie McLean, and shortly afterwards, while still ...