Christmas release! Sprawling, 14-minute version of the Cole Porter jazz standard, recorded by everyone from Miles to Billie Holiday. Recorded March 16, 1976, in a concert setting at the Jazz Loft, San Francisco. Featuring Sonny Lewis on tenor sax, Eddie Henderson on trumpet, Brian Cooke on Fender Rhodes piano, Chuck Metcalf, bass, and Bob Bray on drums.
Straight-ahead jazz performed live on Fillmore Street at a major San Francisco street fair. Featuring the innovative flute and tenor saxophone of Sonny Lewis, the album is powered by a superb rhythm section featuring Percy Scott on keyboards, Harley White, Sr. on bass, and Paul Tillman Smith on drums.