Bags’ Groove

Milt Jackson

 

Salzau, Germany, 1997

Milt Jackson leads a septet performance of “Bags’ Groove” at the 1997 Jazz Baltica music festival in Salzau, Germany.

“Bags’ Groove” is best remembered as the title track of Miles Davis’ 1957 LP. The album was recorded in 1954 and featured three Sonny Rollins compositions that would later become jazz standards.

Personnel:

Milt Jackson – vibraphone
Benny Golson – tenor sax
Art Farmer – trumpet
Toots Thielemans – harmonica
Ulf Wakenius – guitar
Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen – bass
Jonas Johansen – drums