A New Sound A New Star: Jimmy Smith at the Organ Volume 2

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A New Sound... A New Star...
Studio album by Jimmy Smith
Released 1956
Recorded March 27, 1956
Genre Jazz
Length 40:29
Label Blue Note
Producer Alfred Lion
Jimmy Smith chronology
A New Sound... A New Star...
(1956)
A New Sound A New Star: Jimmy Smith at the Organ Volume 2
(1956)
The Incredible Jimmy Smith at the Organ
(1956)

A New Sound A New Star: Jimmy Smith at the Organ Volume 2 (also released as The Champ) is the second album by American jazz organist Jimmy Smith featuring performances recorded in 1956 and released on the Blue Note label.[1] The album was rereleased on CD combined with Smith's debut LP A New Sound... A New Star... and the following The Incredible Jimmy Smith at the Organ.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[2]

The Allmusic review by awarded the album 4½ stars.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Jimmy Smith except as indicated
  1. "The Champ" (Dizzy Gillespie) – 8:36
  2. "Bayou" – 4:52
  3. "Deep Purple" (Peter DeRose, Mitchell Parish) – 7:14
  4. "Moonlight in Vermont" (John Blackburn, Karl Suessdorf) – 4:32
  5. "Ready 'n Able" – 6:31
  6. "Turquoise" – 4:12
  7. "Bubbis" – 4:32
    • Recorded at Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, New Jersey on March 27, 1956

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Blue Note discography accessed October 5, 2010
  2. ^ a b Allmusic Review accessed October 5, 2010