Thad Jones


Thad Jones left us way too soon (he was only 63 when he died) but he gave us a recorded legacy of wonderful music, some with him as a player, and more by others who recorded his unique arrangements — the sound of a Thad Jones arrangement is unmistakable.
Tip Toe on Consummation and H. R. H. on Count Basie’s Chairman Of The Board

Consummation and Us both on Consummation and Little Pumpkin on The Great One

Evil Man Blues on Joe Williams and the Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra’s One More For My Baby and Little J on The Great One

A Child Is Born and It Only Happens Every Time both on Consummation

Hallelujah, I Love Her So on Joe Williams and the Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra’s One More For My Baby and To You on First Time: Count Meets the Duke

Ah, Henry on The Great One and Speaking Of Sounds on Count Basie’s Chairman Of The Board

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