Elliot Lawrence(5)

May 21.2016

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Elliot Lawrence had recorded the name board to remain in our memories.

Today, I want to post co-starred musician with him.

In particular, I can not forget two musician who died at a young age.

‘THE FOUR BROTHERS – TOGETHER AGAIN’

This recorded in 1957 for the RCA Records.

Serge Chaloff died five months later in July 1957 of spinal cancer.

They were collectived known as the Four Brothers.

Al Cohn, Zoot Sims, Herbie Steward (ts)
Serge Chaloff (bs)
Elliot Lawrence (p)
Buddy Jones(b)
Don Lamond (ds)
Manny Albam, Al Cohn, Elliot Lawrence(arr)

Elliot Lawrence Plays Tiny Kahn & Johnny Mandel, from January 1956, while the last three are from Lawrence’s Swinging at the Steel Pier in June 1956.

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Pictured above, Tiny Kahn and Elliot Lawrence from JazzWax

 

This record was Tiny Kahn’s arrangements for Elliot Lawrence’s big band.

Elliot Lawrence Plays Tiny Kahn & Johnny Mandel, from January 1956.

Sadly, Kahn’s writing and playing genius would be short-lived. He died on Aug. 19, 1953 of a heart attack at age 29.

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