|Studio album by Lee Morgan|
|Recorded||April 28, 1960
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
|Lee Morgan chronology|
Leeway is an album by jazz trumpeter Lee Morgan released on the Blue Note label. It was recorded on April 28, 1960 and features performances by Morgan with Jackie McLean, Bobby Timmons, Paul Chambers and Art Blakey.
The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4 stars stating "The music is essentially hard bop with a strong dose of soul; the very distinctive styles of the principals are the main reasons to acquire this enjoyable music.".
- "These Are Soulful Days" (Massey) - 9:25
- "The Lion and the Wolff" (Morgan) 9:40
- "Midtown Blues" (McLean) - 12:09
- "Nakatini Suite" (Massey) - 8:09
- Lee Morgan - trumpet
- Jackie McLean - alto saxophone
- Bobby Timmons - piano
- Paul Chambers - bass
- Art Blakey - drums
- Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed November 16, 2011