Grits & Gravy

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Grits & Gravy
Studio album by Eric Kloss
Released 1967
Recorded December 21 & 22, 1966
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Label Prestige
PR 7486
Producer Cal Lampley
Eric Kloss chronology
Love and All That Jazz
(1966)
Grits & Gravy
(1966)
First Class Kloss!
(1967)

Grits & Gravy is the third album by saxophonist Eric Kloss which was recorded in 1966 and released on the Prestige label.[1]

Reception[edit]

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

Allmusic awarded the album 4 stars stating "Eric Kloss' third recording features the soulful yet adventurous altoist in two different settings".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Eric Kloss except as indicated

  1. "A Day in the Life of a Fool" (Luiz Bonfá, Carl Sigman) - 3:34
  2. "Repeat" (Denny Zeitlin) - 3:11
  3. "Slow Hot Wind" (Norman Gimbel, Henry Mancini) - 3:02
  4. "Gentle One" - 4:01
  5. "Grits and Gravy" (Ed Bland) - 2:38
  6. "Softly, As in a Morning Sunrise" (Oscar Hammerstein II, Sigmund Romberg) - 5:06
  7. "You Don't Know What Love Is" (Gene de Paul, Don Raye) - 6:05
  8. "Milestones" (Miles Davis) - 10:20
  • Recorded at Van Gelder Studio in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on December 21 (tracks 1, 3 & 5) and December 22 (tracks 2, 4 & 6-8), 1966

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Prestige Records discography accessed April 5, 2013
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic listing accessed April 5, 2013