The "Johnny Griffin Quartet" perform live in Antibes, France on July 24, 1980.
Johnny Griffin, tenor sax
Ronnie Matthews, piano
Ray Drummond, bass
Kenny Washington, drums
Chicago native Johnny Griffin had a big influence on hard bop saxophone. During the course of his career he would collaborate with Gerry Mulligan, Quincy Jones, Dizzy Gillespie, Art Farmer, Nat Adderley and Niels-Henning ěrsted Pedersen.
He was a giant to the jazz world despite his diminutive stature.
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