Black Codes (From the Underground)

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Black Codes (From the Underground)
Studio album by Wynton Marsalis
Released June 9, 1985
Recorded 7 January 1985 - 11 January 1985 and 14 January 1985
Genre Post-bop, neo-bop
Length 50:41
Label Columbia
Producer Steve Epstein
Wynton Marsalis chronology
Hot House Flowers
(1984)
Black Codes (From the Underground)
(1985)
Tomasi: Trumpet Concerto and Jolivet: Trumpet Concerto & Concertino
(1986)
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Black Codes (From the Underground) is a 1985 post-bop jazz album by trumpeter Wynton Marsalis. Originally released on record, it was reissued on CD in 1990. It is widely considered to be one of Marsalis' best albums.

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Wynton Marsalis except as indicated
  1. "Black Codes" – 9:31
  2. "For Wee Folks" – 9:06
  3. "Delfeayo's Dilemma" – 6:46
  4. "Phryzzinian Man" – 6:44
  5. "Aural Oasis" – 5:35
  6. "Chambers of Tain" (Kirkland) – 7:38
  7. "Blues" – 5:21

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