|Artist:||Art Pepper + Eleven|
|Label:||Contemporary Records (1981)|
Cover: NM (M-)
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Art Pepper + Eleven – Modern Jazz Classics is a 1960 jazz big band album by saxophonist Art Pepper performing under the direction and arrangements of Marty Paich. The recording is one of several dates Pepper made with Paich and his big band in 1959 and is the only one with Pepper as leader. The recording focuses on Paich's big band arrangements of modern jazz classics, including Denzil Best's "Move," Thelonious Monk's "'Round Midnight," Gerry Mulligan's "Walkin' Shoes". Highlights of the recording are Pepper's clarinet performances on "AnthropoloVery smart clean vinyl housed in a nice crisp cover.gy" anVery smart clean vinyl housed in a nice crisp cover.d the alternate takes of "Walkin'."