|Description||The Abstract Truth: Music of Oliver Nelson |
This winter the Jazz Ensemble continues to explore the American traditions of the jazz orchestra, large and small, with music of Oliver Nelson. Nelson is a legendary American jazz arranger, composer, and bandleader. His 1961 Impulse! album The Blues and the Abstract Truth is regarded as one of the most significant recordings of its era.
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