Alive (Chick Corea album)

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Alive
Live album by Chick Corea Akoustic Band
Released 1991
Genre Post-bop
Length 63:48
Label GRP
Producer Chick Corea
Chick Corea Akoustic Band chronology
Chick Corea Akoustic Band
(1989)
Alive
(1991)
Play
(1992)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
Entertainment Weekly (B+)[2]

Alive is an album by Chick Corea, released in 1991 through the record label GRP. The album peaked at number three on Billboard's Top Jazz Albums chart.[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "On Green Dolphin Street" (Bronislaw Kaper, Ned Washington) – 9:14
  2. "How Deep Is the Ocean?" (Irving Berlin) – 11:40
  3. "Humpty Dumpty" (Chick Corea) – 8:51
  4. "Sophisticated Lady" (Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Mitchell Parish) – 6:59
  5. "U.M.M.G. (Upper Manhattan Medical Group)" (Billy Strayhorn) – 5:29
  6. "'Round Midnight" (Bernie Hanighen, Thelonious Monk, Cootie Williams) – 8:39
  7. "Hackensack" (Thelonious Monk) – 2:41
  8. "Morning Sprite" (Chick Corea) – 10:15

Personnel[edit]

Other credits
  • Evelyn Brechtlein – project coordinator
  • Joseph Doughney, Michael Landy – post production
  • David Gibb, Scott Johnson, Sonny Mediana, Andy Ruggirello, Dan Serrano – design
  • Dave Grusin, Ron Moss, Larry Rosen – executive producer
  • Bernie Kirsh – engineer, mixing
  • Michelle Lewis – production coordination
  • Mad Hatter – mixing
  • Robert Read – assistant engineer

Chart performance[edit]

Year Chart Position
1991 Billboard Top Jazz Albums 3[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Connolly, Dave. "Alive - Chick Corea's Akoustic Band : Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards : AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 17 June 2013. 
  2. ^ Giddins, Gary (26 April 1991). "Alive Review | Music Reviews and News | EW.com". ew.com. Retrieved 17 June 2013. 
  3. ^ "Chick Corea: Charts & Awards". Allmusic. Retrieved August 5, 2011. 
  4. ^ "Alive - Chick Corea's Akoustic Band | Awards | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 27 October 2013.