Esmond Edwards, a native of Nassau, the Bahamas, moved to New York City’s Harlem in 1932 at age five. Description from jerryjazzmusician.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Esmond Edwards, a native of Nassau, the Bahamas, moved to New York City’s Harlem in 1932 at age five. Description from jerryjazzmusician.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

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Jackie McLean: New Soil   Label: Blue Note 4013   12" LP 1959   Design: Reid Miles   Photo: Francis Wolff

Jackie McLean: New Soil Label: Blue Note 4013 12" LP 1959 Design: Reid Miles Photo: Francis Wolff

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Cover by legendary Reid Miles. Along with photographer Francis Wolff, Reid was the creative force behind the instantly recognisable visual style of Blue Note records.

Cover by legendary Reid Miles. Along with photographer Francis Wolff, Reid was the creative force behind the instantly recognisable visual style of Blue Note records.

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The Best Reid Miles Vintage Blue Note Album Covers. Jackie McLean
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"I tell my students, 'It's an important tradition and you have to go back and hear this music and learn its language all the way through. How are you going to know what's new to play, if you haven't listened to everything that's old?'" (Jackie McLean)

"I tell my students, 'It's an important tradition and you have to go back and hear this music and learn its language all the way through. How are you going to know what's new to play, if you haven't listened to everything that's old?'" (Jackie McLean)

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Album cover for Jackie McLean’s “It’s Time," designed by Reid Miles for Blue Note Records.

Album cover for Jackie McLean’s “It’s Time," designed by Reid Miles for Blue Note Records.

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BLUE NOTE BLP 4106 Let Freedom Ring/Jackie McLean, Jackie McLean(as) Walter Davis Jr.(p) Herbie Lewis (b) Billy Higgins (d) Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 19, 1962

BLUE NOTE BLP 4106 Let Freedom Ring/Jackie McLean, Jackie McLean(as) Walter Davis Jr.(p) Herbie Lewis (b) Billy Higgins (d) Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 19, 1962

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