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Les McCann: Stuttgart 2004

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Les McCann is one of the fathers of soul-jazz. The pianist and vocalist pioneered a sound in the late '60s and '70s with saxophonist Eddie Harris that provided a wamer, more soulful alternative to jazz-fusion. Albums like Swiss Movement (1969) and Layers (1973) remain landmarks.

Courtesy of Jimi Mentis in Athens, here's McCann in Stuttgart in 2004...

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