<span style="font-size:1.5em"><span style="color:red">Art Pepper Thursday Night at the Village Vanguard
Released : 28 July 1977
Label : Contemporary
Format : Mp3@320</span>
<span style="font-size:1.17em"><span style="color:orangered">Art Pepper's appearances at the Village Vanguard in 1977 were a major success, making the brilliance of the West Coast-based altoist obvious to the New York critics. His historical stint at the Vanguard was originally made available on four LPs (all reissued as CDs with one additional selection added on each disc).
The CD reissue of the Thursday night portion features the great altoist on lengthy versions of "Valse Triste," a particularly passionate version of "Goodbye," "Blues for Les," "My Friend John" and... </span></span>