Ask Me Now!

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Ask Me Now!
Studio album by Pee Wee Russell
Released 1965
Recorded April 9 & 10, 1963
Genre Jazz
Length 38:02
Label Impulse!
Producer Bryan Koniarz
Pee Wee Russell chronology
Gumbo
(1965)
Ask Me Now!
(1963)
The College Concert
(1966)

Ask Me Now! is an album by American jazz clarinetist Pee Wee Russell featuring trombonist Marshall Brown recorded in 1963 for the Impulse! label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 5 stars stating "It is a remarkable and very lyrical date that briefly rejuvenated the career of this veteran individualist".[2]

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

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Turnaround" (Ornette Coleman) - 4:14
  2. "How About Me?" (Irving Berlin) - 4:16
  3. "Ask Me Now!" (Thelonious Monk) - 2:30
  4. "Some Other Blues" (John Coltrane) - 3:16
  5. "I'd Climb the Highest Mountain" (Lew Brown, Sidney Clare) - 3:26
  6. "Licorice Stick" (Marshall Brown) - 3:36
  7. "Prelude to a Kiss" (Duke Ellington, Irving Gordon, Irving Mills) - 2:41
  8. "Baby, You Can Count on Me" (Freddie Stewart) - 5:01
  9. "Hackensack" (Monk) - 3:37
  10. "Angel Eyes (Earl Brent, Matt Dennis) - 2:51
  11. "Calypso Walk" (Marshall Brown) - 2:34
    • Recorded in New York City on April 9 & 10, 1963

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Impulse! Records discography accessed April 11, 2011
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed April 11, 2011