ASHBY, DOROTHY - SOFT WINDS: THE SWINGING HARP OF DOROTHY ASHBY

ASHBY, DOROTHY - SOFT WINDS: THE SWINGING HARP OF DOROTHY ASHBY

LP (12"/10" Album)

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Label: DOXY ACV

Release date: 23/02/2017

Barcode: 0889397020859

Catalog no.: ACV0002085

Item ID: 443943

Her remarkable talent for timing, and ability to construct melodic, guitar-like lines, established Dorothy Ashby as one of nowadays' most accomplished modern jazz harpists. On this album
she's accompanied by another lady from Detroit, pianist and vibraphon player Terry Pollard. Also appearing are Herman Wright and renowned drummer Jimmy Cobb (Miles Davis Group a.m.m.).

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