Bantu Village

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Bantu Village
Studio album by Blue Mitchell
Released 1969
Recorded May 22 & 23, 1969
Genre Jazz
Label Blue Note
Blue Mitchell chronology
Collision in Black
(1968)
Bantu Village
(1969)
Soul Village
(1971)

Bantu Village is an album by American trumpeter Blue Mitchell which features arrangements by Monk Higgins recorded and released on the Blue Note label in 1969.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

The Allmusic review awarded the album 4 stars.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Dee Ervin and Monk Higgins except as indicated
  1. "H.N.I.C." (Dee Ervin, Monk Higgins, Blue Mitchell) -
  2. "Flat Backing" -
  3. "Na Ta Ka" (Fred Robinson) -
  4. "Heads Down" -
  5. "Bantu Village" -
  6. "Blue Dashiki" (Robinson) -
  7. "Bush Girl" (Virginia P. Bland, Dee Ervin) -
    • Recorded at RPM Studios, Los Angeles, California on May 22 (tracks 2, 4 & 6) and May 23 (tracks 1, 3, 5 & 7), 1969.

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Blue Mitchell discography accessed October 26, 2010
  2. ^ a b Allmusic Review accessed October 26, 2010