If you’re a fan of jazz, you’re likely a fan of Lee Morgan. His brilliant composition, tenacious solos, and sassy playfulness define the genre, and “Cornbread” captures Morgan at his ear-popping, toe-tapping best. With a stellar cast boasting the likes of Herbie Hancock, Billy Higgins, and the venerable Hank Mobley, Morgan finds himself in like company, and the timelessness of the session should surprise no one. The classic title track sets the tone-a contagious theme supported by an irresistible rhythm, and Morgan wastes little time before launching into his first tasty solo. “Our Man Higgins” is straight-ahead bop, with Morgan, McLean, Mobley, and Hancock each taking a turn–no time to catch your breath here! “Ill Wind” and “Most Like Lee” demonstrate Morgan’s startling diversity.