Ellis in Wonderland

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Ellis in Wonderland
Studio album by Herb Ellis
Released 1956
Recorded December 28, 1955, January 3, 1956
Genre Jazz
Length 48:45
Label Norgran
Producer Ken Druker
Herb Ellis chronology
Ellis in Wonderland
(1956)
Nothing But the Blues
(1957)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars[1]

Ellis in Wonderland is the debut album by jazz guitarist Herb Ellis, accompanied by the Oscar Peterson trio, trumpeter Harry "Sweets" Edison, and saxophonists Charlie Mariano and Jimmy Giuffre.[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Sweetheart Blues" (Herb Ellis) – 4:46
  2. "Somebody Loves Me" (Buddy DeSylva, George Gershwin, Ballard MacDonald) – 4:55
  3. "It Could Happen to You" (Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 3:47
  4. "Pogo" (Ellis) – 4:45
  5. "Detour Ahead" (Lou Carter, Ellis, Johnny Frigo) – 4:03
  6. "Ellis in Wonderland" (Ellis) – 3:52
  7. "Have You Met Miss Jones?" (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) – 6:20
  8. "A Simple Tune" (Jimmy Giuffre) – 4:11

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ AllMusic review
  2. ^ Ellis in Wonderland at AllMusic