Album Remarks & Appraisals:
The Xanadu Master Edition Series - all newly remastered recordings from the out-of-print jazz label of the 70s and 80s. There will be 25 albums in total over next 18 months. Heavy Love is a classic duet recording by tenor man Al Cohn and pianist Jimmy Rowles. Xanadu owner Don Schlitten had the foresight to capture such a splendid and satisfying duo, which no commercial label would have conceived of at the time.
Personnel: Jimmy Rowles (piano); Al Cohn (tenor saxophone).
Liner Note Authors: David Himmelstein; Don Schlitten; Mark Gardner ; Zev Feldman.
Recording information: Rosebud Studios, New York, NY (03/15/1977).
Director: Don Schlitten.
Photographer: Morty Yoss.