Brasswind

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This article is about the album by Gene Ammons. For the collective term for instruments, see Brass instrument.
Brasswind
Studio album by Gene Ammons
Released 1974
Recorded October 30, 1973 and February 13, 1974
Fantasy Studios, Berkley, California
Genre Jazz
Label Prestige
P 10080
Producer Orrin Keepnews
Gene Ammons chronology
Together Again for the Last Time
(1973)
Brasswind
(1973-74)
Goodbye
(1974)

Brasswind is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in late 1973 and early 1974 and released on the Prestige label.[1]

Reception[edit]

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

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow states, "Ammons plays well and even if the arrangements are somewhat dated (George Duke's keyboards do not help), this set has its strong moments".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Gene Ammons except as indicated

  1. "Cántaro" (David Axelrod) - 3:58
  2. "Brasswind" - 5:03
  3. "Solitario" (Axelrod) - 5:47
  4. "Cariba" (Wes Montgomery) - 4:57
  5. "Once I Loved" (Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 6:15
  6. "'Round Midnight" (Thelonious Monk) - 7:53
  7. "Rozzie" - 4:40

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gene Ammons discography accessed December 19, 2012
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed December 19, 2012