Jazz Session

Ahmad Jamal Trio

France, 1971

Ahmad Jamal plays with his trio for the French TV show “Jazz Session” in 1971.

Personnel:

Ahmad Jamal, piano
Jamil Nasser, bass
Frank Gant, drums

Set List:

1 “Manhattan Reflections”
2 “Extension”

With his 1964 comeback following a three year break form performing, Ahmad Jamal resumed touring favoring trios recording a new album “Extensions” featuring Jamil Nasser (aka Jamil Sulieman) in 1965.

Nasser and Jamal parted ways in 1972, when the bassist left the group and took a job playing with bebop pianist Al Haig.