Percy Heat bass, Horace Silver piano, January 30, 1955

 Kenny Dorham album “Afro-Cuban” Mobley, Payne, Silver, Heath, and Blakey, January 30, 1955

Photo Francis Wolff

Kenny Dorham – Afro Cuban – 1955

Miles Davis, NYC, 1953

Percy Heath looks on as Miles Davis writes on sheet music during a recording session

at Wor Studios for the Miles Davis All Stars

Photo Francis Wolff

Miles Davis – All Stars – Walkin’ – 1954

Clifford Brown 1953

Clifford Brown as he plays the trumpet during a rehearsal for the Lou Donaldson and Clifford Brown Quintet 1953

Clifford Brown as he plays the trumpet during a rehearsal for the

Lou Donaldson and Clifford Brown Quintet 1953

Bassist Percy Heath accompanies trumpeter Clifford Brown during a rehearsal for the Lou Donaldson and Clifford Brown Quintet 1953

Bassist Percy Heath accompanies trumpeter Clifford Brown during

Lou Donaldson and Clifford Brown Quintet 1953

Photo Francis Wolff

Lou Donaldson and Clifford Brown Quintet 1953