Bags & Flutes

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Bags & Flutes
Studio album by Milt Jackson
Released 1957
Recorded May 21, 1957 and June 10 & 17, 1957
Genre Jazz
Length 39:12
Label Atlantic
Producer Nesuhi Ertegun
Milt Jackson chronology
The Modern Jazz Quartet
(1957)
Bags & Flutes
(1957)
Soul Brothers
(1957)

Bags & Flutes is an album by American jazz vibraphonist Milt Jackson featuring performances recorded in 1957 and released on the Atlantic label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Michael G. Nastos awarded the album 3 stars stating "This album is top-notch".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Milt Jackson except as indicated
  1. "Bags' New Groove" - 5:55
  2. "Sandy" - 3:56
  3. "Midget Rod" - 5:41
  4. "I'm Afraid the Masquerade Is Over" (Herb Magidson, Allie Wrubel) - 3:41
  5. "Ghana" (Ernie Wilkins) - 5:30
  6. "Sweet and Lovely" (Gus Arnheim, Harry Tobias, Jules LeMare) - 4:44
  7. "Connie's Blues" - 9:45
    • Recorded in New York City on May 21, 1957 (tracks 1 & 7), June 10, 1957 (tracks 3, 4 & 6) and June 17, 1957 (tracks 2 & 5)

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Milt Jackson discography accessed January 17, 2012
  2. ^ a b Nastos, M. G. Allmusic Review accessed January 17, 2012