Referral code for up to $80 off applied at checkout

VMP Exclusive Pressing
Classics PICK

VOL № C052 — September 2021

Why you'll love it...
It’s easy to lose the significance of this album when looking at the Morgan’s catalog as a whole. Take Twelve came just two years before The Sidewinder, a record that would not only cement Morgan’s place in jazz history, but further propel jazz into pop music territory. But let’s not talk about what came before or after; history has already sorted that out. Let’s talk about what happened in that Jazzland studio in New York on January 24, 1962. Let’s talk about how a man without became, once more, a man with everything to give. Take Twelve sounds like an announcement: I’m back. There’s no hesitancy, no unsure moves, no doubt. But from the first notes of the opening track the propulsive Morgan-composed “Raggedy Ann,” it’s clear that the magic, the spark, the thing that made him so speci...
Show more
Show less
Label
Concord
Original Release Year
1962
Release Type
Reissue
Format
1 lp
Speed
33 1/3 rpm
Vinyl Size
12 inch
Weight
180 gram
Foil Stamped
Yes
Jacket
Tip-On; Single
Mastering Studio
Sterling Sound
Mastering Engineer
Ryan Smith
Remastering Details
(AAA) Lacquers Cut from the Original Analog Tapes by Ryan Smith, Sterling Sound
Extras
Listening Notes Booklet by Ashawnta Jackson
Join The Club Background Image
Record of the Month Club

Become a VMP Member

The best way to discover new favorites and build your vinyl collection.
Get an exclusive record delivered monthly; cancel any time.

Learn More

Your recently viewed items

Shopping Cart

Your cart is currently empty.

Continue Browsing
Similar Records
Other Customers Bought

Free shipping for members Icon Free shipping for members
Safe & secure checkout Icon Safe & secure checkout
International shipping Icon International shipping
Quality guarantee Icon Quality guarantee