Above & Beyond (album)

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Above & Beyond
Live album by Freddie Hubbard
Released 1999
Recorded June 17 1982
Genre Jazz
Length 68:17
Label Metropolitan
Freddie Hubbard chronology
Ride Like the Wind
(1982)
Above & Beyond
(1999)
Back to Birdland
(1983)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Above & Beyond is a live album by jazz musician Freddie Hubbard recorded on June 17, 1982, at San Francisco's Keystone Korner and released on the Metropolitan label in 1999. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow calls Hubbard's playing on the album "stunning improvisations full of fire, technical wizardry and creative ideas".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Freddie Hubbard except as indicated
  1. "Softly, as in a Morning Sunrise" (Oscar Hammerstein II, Sigmund Romberg)  – 17:59
  2. "I Love You" (Cole Porter)  – 9:07
  3. "Thermo"  – 12:57
  4. "Little Sunflower" (Hubbard, Al Jarreau)  – 16:57
  5. "Byrdlike"  – 11:17
  • Recorded at Keystone Korner, San Francisco; June 17, 1982

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic Review
  2. ^ Yanow, S. Allmusic Review, accessed 19 June 2009.