Greenhouse (Yellowjackets album)

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Greenhouse
Studio album by Yellowjackets
Released February 19, 1991
Genre Jazz
Length 60:08
Label GRP
Producer Yellowjackets
Yellowjackets chronology
The Spin
(1989)
Greenhouse
(1991)
Live Wires
(1992)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Greenhouse is the eighth studio album of the American jazz group Yellowjackets, released in 1991. In this album, the group was a trio. Bob Mintzer, who became an official member from next album, was credited as a guest artist. The album reached a peak position of number one on Billboard '​s Top Contemporary Jazz Albums chart.[2]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Freedomland"   Russell Ferrante 6:09
2. "Greenhouse"   Ferrante, Jimmy Haslip 9:00
3. "Seven Stars"   Ferrante, Haslip, William Kennedy 7:33
4. "Indian Summer"   Ferrante 5:33
5. "Spirits"   Bob Mintzer 6:00
6. "Brown Zone"   Steve Khan 4:50
7. "Liam/Rain Dance"   Haslip, Steve Croes, Ferrante 6:34
8. "Invisible People"   Ferrante, Haslip, Kennedy 5:45
9. "Freda"   Kenny Baker 5:24
10. "Peace"   Bill Gable 3:20

Personnel[edit]


  • Bob Mintzer - tenor and soprano saxophones, bass clarinet, alto flute, EWI


  • Alex Acuña - percussion
  • Steve Croes - Synclavier
  • Bill Gable - vocals (on track 8)
  • Stuart Canin - violin (on track 9)


Orchestra arranged and conducted by Vince Mendoza (on tracks 2, 4 & 9)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Connolly, Dave. Yellowjackets: Greenhouse > Review at AllMusic. Retrieved December 1, 2011.
  2. ^ "Yellowjackets: Charts & Awards". Allmusic. Retrieved August 1, 2011.