SCCD 31288 Tonite Only / Ron McClure Quartet
Bassist Ron McClure as a sideman has an impressive career record which reads like Who’s Who in Jazz including Thelomious Monk, Wynton Kelly, Keith Jarrett, Buddy Rich, Maynard Ferguson, Herbie Mann among others since his professional debut in the early 60s.
A few years ago Ron started to record leader albums for SteepleChase. And as the leader he always surrounds himself with the very best either from the established or from the up-and-coming generation.
Here on this all-star pianoless quartet recording, Ron directs the band with his powerfull technique and great sound and delivers “. .un disque très classique …” (Jazz Hot)
1. Think it over (Ron McClure)
2. Days of wine and roses (Henry Mancini)
3. Darn that dream (Jimmy Van Heusen)
4. Tonite only (Ron McClure)
5. Eye of the storm (Ron McClure)
6. Waiting on red (Ron McClure)
7. One day's time (Ron McClure)
8. Falling in love with love (Richard Rodgers)