Jimmy Cobb

Legendary drummer Jimmy Cobb has performed and recorded with many of the most prolific jazz artists including Miles Davis, Dinah Washington, Wes Montgomery and Sarah Vaughan. Jimmy’s work with John Coltrane is most recognized on Miles’ recordings such as Kind of BlueSomeday My Prince Will Come and In Person Friday and Saturday Nights at the Blackhawk. While Trane was recording various sessions for the Prestige label, he recruited Jimmy to play on several. On this episode, Jimmy recounts working and recording with John Coltrane.

Tracks used in this episode:

• “Love Thy Neighbor”
• “My Ideal”
• “I’m A Dreamer, Aren’t We All”
• “Invitation”
• “Spring Is Here”