Collaboration (Modern Jazz Quartet and Laurindo Almeida album)

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Collaboration
Studio album by Modern Jazz Quartet and Laurindo Almeida
Released 1964
Recorded July 21, 1964
RCA Webster Hall, New York City
Genre Jazz
Length 38:00
Label Atlantic 1429
Producer Nesuhi Ertegun
Modern Jazz Quartet chronology
A Quartet is a Quartet is a Quartet
(1963)
Collaboration
(1964)
The Modern Jazz Quartet Plays George Gershwin's Porgy and Bess
(1964)
Milt Jackson chronology
Much in Common
(1964)
Collaboration
(1964)
The Modern Jazz Quartet Plays George Gershwin's Porgy and Bess
(1964)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Collaboration is an album by American jazz group the Modern Jazz Quartet with Brazilian guitarist Laurindo Almeida featuring performances recorded at Webster Hall in 1964 and released on the Atlantic label.[2]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review stated "the music is very memorable".[1]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by John Lewis except as indicated

  1. "Silver" - 3:40
  2. "Trieste" - 5:22
  3. "Valeria" - 5:47
  4. "Fugue in A Minor" (Johann Sebastian Bach) (BWV 947; this work is probably not actually by Bach)- 3:46
  5. "One Note Samba" (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Newton Mendonça) - 5:06
  6. "Foi A Saudade" (Djalma Ferreira) - 2:34
  7. "Concierto de Aranjuez" (Joaquín Rodrigo) - 11:45

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed May 30, 2012
  2. ^ Modern Jazz Quartet discography accessed May 30, 2012