Forrest Fire

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This article is about the album by jazz saxophonist Jimmy Forrest. For the fire on the aircraft carrier USS Forrestal, see 1967 USS Forrestal fire.
Forrest Fire
Studio album by Jimmy Forrest
Released 1960
Recorded August 9, 1960
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Length 39:39
Label New Jazz
NJLP 8250
Producer Esmond Edwards
Jimmy Forrest chronology
All the Gin is Gone
(1959)
Forrest Fire
(1960)
Out of the Forrest
(1961)

Forrest Fire is an album by saxophonist Jimmy Forrest recorded in 1960 and released on the New Jazz label.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

Allmusic awarded the album 4 stars stating "Excellent music that is also quite accessible".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Jimmy Forrest except as indicated

  1. "Remember" (Irving Berlin) - 5:27
  2. "Dexter's Deck" (Dexter Gordon) - 6:37
  3. "Jim's Jam" - 8:54
  4. "Bags' Groove" (Milt Jackson) - 8:25
  5. "When Your Lover Has Gone" (Einar Aaron Swan) - 5:27
  6. "Help!" (Doug Watkins) - 4:49

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ New Jazz Records discography accessed January 29, 2013
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review, January 29, 2013