"Soul Eyes" by The Jazz Professors
"Soul Eyes" by Jazz Professors
An audio recording of "Soul Eyes," composed by Mal Waldron (1925-2002) and performed by The Jazz Professors live on-air on WUCF-FM on December 10, 2007. The Jazz Professors are a sextet of professors from the University of Central Florida (UCF) in Orlando, Florida, who play professionally and have released two albums with Flying Horse Records, a professional jazz record label operated by the university. They have recorded and toured with a number of prominent guest musicians "Soul Eyes" is a jazz standard first recorded for the 1957 Prestige All Stars album, Interplay for 2 Trumpets and 2 Tenors. Composer Waldron, who was in the group, wrote the song with bandmate and tenor saxophonist, John Coltrane (1926-1967), in mind, who would make the song famous with his own recording in 1962.
Original 4-minute and 31-second audio recording: Waldron, Mal. "Soul Eyes," by the Jazz Professors: WUCF-FM, Orlando, Florida, December 10, 2007.
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4-minute and 31-second audio recording
WUCF-FM, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida
Originally composed by Mal Waldron, performed by The Jazz Professors, and published by WUCF-FM.
Copyright to this resource is held by Mal Waldron and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.
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