Jaki Byard's Major Attitude on "Lullabye of Birdland"

Jaki Byard is known for his longtime tenure in Charles Mingus’s band.

His spontaneous nature and animated solos brought an X-factor to that group, but also shines through on his own solo records.

On his record “Hi-Fly,” (1962) check out the attitude he throws in over the classic standard “Lullabye of Birland.”

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