Gene Ammons and Friends at Montreux

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Gene Ammons and Friends at Montreux
Live album by Gene Ammons
Released 1973
Recorded July 7, 1973
Montreux Jazz Festival in Montreux, Switzerland
Genre Jazz
Length 45:25
Label Prestige
P 10078
Producer Orrin Keepnews
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Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Gene Ammons and Friends at Montreux is a live album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded at the Montreux Jazz Festival in 1973 and released on the Prestige label.[2]


The Allmusic review stated "This is one of the better late-period Gene Ammons records".[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Yardbird Suite" (Charlie Parker) - 7:20
  2. "Since I Fell for You" (Buddy Johnson) - 8:13
  3. "New Sonny's Blues" (Sonny Stitt) - 7:23
  4. "Sophisticated Lady" (Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Mitchell Parish) - 5:32
  5. "'Treux Bleu" (Gene Ammons) - 16:57



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