Pres & Teddy - Lester Young/Teddy Wilson
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  1. All of Me
  2. Prisoner of Love
  3. Louise
  4. Love Me or Leave Me
  5. Taking a Chance on Love
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  1. All of Me
  2. Prisoner of Love
  3. Louise
  4. Love Me or Leave Me
  5. Taking a Chance on Love
  6. Love Is Here to Stay
  7. Pres Returns
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Although it has been written much too often that Lester Young declined rapidly from the mid-'40s on, the truth is that when he was healthy, Young played at his very best during the '50s, adding an emotional intensity to his sound that had not been present during the more carefree days of the '30s. This classic session, a reunion with pianist Teddy Wilson and drummer Jo Jones (bassist Gene Ramey completes the quartet), finds the great tenor in particularly expressive form. His rendition of "Prisoner of Love" is quite ...

Pres & Teddy 1990, Verve

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