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Sonny Red/Hank Mobley/Cedar Walton/Walter Booker/Billy Higgins

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DONALD BYRD, trumpet; SONNY RED, alto sax; HANK MOBLEY, tenor sax; CEDAR WALTON, piano; WALTER BOOKER, bass; BILLY HIGGINS, drums.

Side One 1. BLACKJACK Time 6:05 (Donald Byrd) Elgy Music - BMI 2. WEST OF THE PECOS Time 5:20 (Sylvester Kyner) Nadia Nicole Music - BMI

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3. LOKI Time 5:55 (Sylvester Kyner) Nadia Nicole Music - BMI Side Two 1. ELDORADO Time 8:00 (Mitchell Farber) EM-EI Music - BMI 2. BEALE STREET Time 5:30 (Sylvester Kyner) Nadia Nicole Music - BMI 3. PENTATONIC Time 5:00 (Donald Byrd) Elgy Music - BMI

I chose Donald Byrd’s album cover because it literally has a cool (blue) look that compliments his pose in the photo. His fusion/funk group The Blackbyrds was one of my pop favorites when I was younger so this was also a chance for me to explore his musical roots. Cover Colors

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RECORDS Blue Hawaii Coconut Grove Isle of Golden Dreams Little Brown Gal Hawaiian Paradise

Side One Tr a d e W i n d s 1. BLACKJACK Time 6:05(Donald Byrd) Elgy Music - BMI T h e H a w a i i a n W e d d i n g S o n g Sweet Leilani 2. WEST OF THE PECOS Time 5:20(Sylvester Kyner) Nadia Nicole HMusic a w a i i a n S u-n sBMI et Aloha Oe 3. LOKI Time 5:55(Sylvester Kyner) Nadia Nicole Music - BMI My Little Grass Shack

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Side Two 1. ELDORADO Time 8:00(Mitchell Farber) EM-EI Music - BMI 2. BEALE STREET Time 5:30 3. PENTATONIC Time 5:00(Donald Byrd) Elgy Music - BMI

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Side One 1. BLACKJACK Time 6:05(Donald Byrd) Elgy Music - BMI 2. WEST OF THE PECOS Time 5:20(Sylvester Kyner) Nadia Nicole Music - BMI 3. LOKI Time 5:55(Sylvester Kyner) Nadia Nicole Music - BMI Side Two 1. ELDORADO Time 8:00(Mitchell Farber) EM-EI Music - BMI 2. BEALE STREET Time 5:30 3. PENTATONIC Time 5:00(Donald Byrd) Elgy Music - BMI

Martin Lindsey's GD150 Illustrator Final Project  

This is my process book layout of a Donald Byrd jazz album cover. It's the final project of my Illustrator Workshop class taken at DePaul Un...