Am I Blue (album)

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Am I Blue
Studio album by Grant Green
Released 1963
Recorded May 16, 1963
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
Genre Jazz
Length 40:46
Label Blue Note
BST 84139
Producer Alfred Lion
Grant Green chronology
Blues for Lou
(1963)
Am I Blue
(1963)
Idle Moments
(1963)

Am I Blue is an album by American jazz guitarist Grant Green featuring performances recorded in 1963 and released on the Blue Note label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 3½ stars and stated "Although certainly listenable enough, this is one of Grant Green's lesser efforts from the 1960s".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Am I Blue" (Harry Akst, Grant Clarke) - 6:56
  2. "Take These Chains from My Heart" (Hy Heath, Fred Rose) - 6:12
  3. "I Wanna Be Loved" (Johnny Green, Edward Heyman, Billy Rose) - 7:39
  4. "Sweet Slumber" (Lucky Millinder, Al J. Neiburg, Henri Woode) - 7:17
  5. "For All We Know" (J. Fred Coots, Sam M. Lewis) - 13:59

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Grant Green discography accessed September 17, 2010
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed September 17, 2010