(Feb 8, 2013): Jimmy Raney Quintet – Scholar’s Mate

From the 1957 compilation album, The Fourmost Guitars.  This LP contains three different groups (four guitars).  The Jimmy Raney Quintet (Raney on guitar with trumpeter John Wilson, pianist Hall Overton, bassist Teddy Kotick, and drummer Nick Stabulas) appears here. This is a Raney bop composition that referrers to a four move checkmate.

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