By Mike Jurkovic, All About Jazz
He’s studied classical double bass with Ron Carter and he’s played alongside many of our most revered, among them Lionel Hampton, Art Blakey, andCassandra Wilson. Still, bassist/composer/arrangerLeon Lee Dorsey‘s name doesn’t roll off everyone lips when discussing the top ranks of today’s foremost, fearless bassists. But here’s breaking news: Dorsey’s got himself one hell of a rakin’ and scrapin’ new album spotlighting, God bless his good heart, the late Harold Mabern, sitting in two months before his passing in September 2019. Read more here.