Organist and bandleader Jean-Louis BenoÃ®t aka Lou Bennet “(Pentacostal) Feeling” (1966) Philips Recorded in Paris with RENÃ‰ THOMAS (g), KENNY CLARKE (dr), THE PARIS ALL JAZZ STARS and DONALD BYRD on trumpet, originally released by FONTANA (PHILIPS in France) and re-issued by EMARCY/UNIVERSAL CLASSICS/GITANES.
As a sideman Lou recorded and / or performed with JACK SELS, KING CURTIS, HERB GELLER, J. J. JOHNSON, MEMPHIS SLIM, EDDIE â€œLOCKJAWâ€ DAVIS, DONALD BYRD, LEO WRIGHT, TETE MONTOLIU and IDRIS MUHAMMAD. Bennett has toured and performed at many European Jazz festivals and in films, but has made only one appearance in the USA – at the Newport Jazz Festival in 1964. Lou passed away February 10, 1997 in a hospital outside of Paris.
This is one in a series of about 25 similar cover designs also on the Fontana label. (Do a search for Fontana on LPCL to see some others)