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Christian McBride Appears on Tribute to Jazz Great Elvin Jones

Will Calhoun: Celebrating Elvin JonesLiving Colour drummer Will Calhoun has assembled a group of top jazz musicians for his tribute to jazz drumming great, the late Elvin Jones.

Celebrating Elvin Jones features virtuoso bassist Christian McBride, saxophonist Antoine Roney, keyboardist Carlos McKinney, trumpeter Keyon Harrold, and other players, like Jan Hammer, who played as part of Jones’ trio. Jones was known for his work with saxophonist John Coltrane, as well as his own compositions.

Check out this short, behind-the-scenes look at the making of the album:

Celebrating Elvin Jones is available on CD and as a digital download (iTunes and Amazon MP3).

Celebrating Elvin Jones Track List:

  1. EJ Blues
  2. Whew
  3. Harmonique
  4. Sarmastah
  5. Mahjong
  6. Shinjitsu
  7. Doll of the Bride
  8. Destiny