Oscar Peterson, piano
Bobby Durham, drum
Sam Jones, bassist
Recorded live in Rome 1969 - Satin Doll
Sam Jones played double bass and cello and was a composer.
Jones was born in Jacksonville, FL in 1924 and moved to the Big Apple in 1955 where he played with Bobby Timmons, Tiny Bradshaw, Les Jazz Modes, Kenny Dorham, Illinois Jacquet, Freddie Hubbard, Dizzy Gillespie and Thelonious Monk.
He had long stints with Cannonball Adderley (1959–65) and with Oscar Peterson (1966-1970) as represented in this beautifully shot video from Italy.
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