Electric Connection

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Electric Connection
Studio album by Jean-Luc Ponty
Released 1969
Genre Jazz
Length 38:43
Label World Pacific Jazz
Producer Richard Bock
Jean-Luc Ponty chronology
Live at Donte's
(1969)
Electric Connection
(1969)
King Kong: Jean-Luc Ponty Plays the Music of Frank Zappa
(1970)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
All About Jazz (favorable) [2]

Electric Connection is one of four American recordings Jean-Luc Ponty made in 1969. Its original release in 1969 was on Vinyl by World Pacific Jazz and reissued in 1993 as CD by One Way Records.

Track listing[edit]

Side one[edit]

  1. "Summit Soul" (Jean-Luc Ponty) – 4:55
  2. "Hypomode del Sol" (Jean-Luc Ponty) – 6:27
  3. "Scarborough Fair/Canticle" (Art Garfunkel, Paul Simon) – 3:02
  4. "The Name of the Game" (Dave Grusin) – 5:27

Side two[edit]

  1. "The Loner" (Ronnie Mathews, Cedar Walton) – 4:29
  2. "Waltz for Clara" ([Jean-Luc Ponty) – 5:09
  3. "Forget" (Don Sebesky) – 4:25
  4. "Eighty-One" (Ron Carter) – 6:35

Personnel[edit]

Other credits
  • Gerald Wilson – arranger, conductor
  • Lanky Linatrot – engineer
  • Richard Bock – producer

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yanow, Scott. Electric Connection at AllMusic
  2. ^ Kelman, John (9 April 2009). "Jean-Luc Ponty: Electric Connection / King Kong". allaboutjazz.com. Retrieved 16 June 2013. 

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