Beginning in January, Omnivore will roll out four various-artists volumes, collecting for the very first time anywhere the audio history of Ru-Jac Records.
The awardees are described by the Foundation as, "individuals who show exceptional creativity in their work and the prospect for still more in the future."
"This project was just trying to do something that was truly our own. I think that's the goal that we'll continue to push ourselves toward."
Released as a single by ABC-Paramount on September 23rd, 1967, the jazz giant's classic cover still serves as medicine for turbulent times.