French jazz musicologist André Hodeir not only wrote about music. he also played, arranged and recorded.
In 1954 a group of French and Belgian musicians recorded a number of André
Hodeir's pieces. The session also included one american trumpet player: Buzz
Gardner. The session got released on "Essais".
The album got rereleased in 1999.
|le jazz groupe de
paris: essais d'andré hodeir
(1955, lp, fr, swing m33353) - feat. buzz gardner
the vogue sessions
(1999, cd, fr, bmg 74321610202) - feat.buzz gardner