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Dexter Gordon: Doin' Allright

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Dexter Gordon
Doin' Allright
Blue Note / Music Matters
2009 (1961)

From the first track of this record--in Blue Note's 45rpm double-disc reissue series--tenor saxophonist Dexter Gordon certainly seems to be doing just fine. That opener, “I Was Doing All Right," lilts along with a nice 'n' easy, early 1960s ...