, whose extroverted tone on tenor (influenced most by Don Byas
and Ben Webster
) contrasts with the Eastern sound that he gets on flute, is teamed quite successfully with pianist Benny Green
, bassist Peter Washington
and drummer Lewis Nash
on this Concord CD. The repertoire, mostly lesser-known standards like John Coltrane
's "Wise One" and Thelonious Monk
's "In Walked Bud," is well-treated by these masterful musicians.