Jazz Session 1971

Charles Tolliver


Trumpeter Charles Tolliver performs a set on a 1971 episode of the French TV show Jazz Session.

Tolliver founded Strata-East Records with pianist Stanley Cowell, featured here, in 1971. Strata-East paved the way for other record labels owned and operated by jazz musicians.


Charles Tolliver – trumpet
Stanley Cowell – piano
Wayne Dockery – bass
Alvin Queen – drums


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2. Lynnsome
3. Prayer For Peace
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