A Touch of Taylor

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A Touch of Taylor
Studio album by Billy Taylor
Released 1955
Recorded April 10, 1955
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack
Genre Jazz
Label Prestige
PRLP 7001
Billy Taylor chronology
Billy Taylor Trio at Town Hall
(1954)
A Touch of Taylor
(1955)
Evergreens
(1956)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

A Touch of Taylor is an album by American jazz pianist Billy Taylor recorded in 1955 for the Prestige label.[2] The album was one of the first 12-inch LPs released by the label.

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Billy Taylor except as indicated

  1. "Ever So Easy" - 3:16
  2. "Radioactivity" - 3:45
  3. "A Bientot" - 4:19
  4. "Long Tom" - 2:48
  5. "Day Dreaming" - 3:08
  6. "Live It Up" - 2:50
  7. "Purple Mood" (Al Collins) - 2:46
  8. "Early Bird" - 3:00
  9. "Blue Cloud" - 3:37
  10. It's a Grand Night for Swinging" - 2:59
  11. "Memories of Spring" (Willis Conover) - 3:54
  12. "Daddy-O" - 3:13

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic Review accessed August 20, 2012
  2. ^ Prestige Records discography accessed August 20, 2012