Here Comes Louis Smith

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Here Comes Louis Smith
Studio album by Louis Smith
Released 1958
Recorded February 4 & 9, 1958
Genre Jazz
Label Blue Note
Louis Smith chronology
Here Comes Louis Smith'
(1958)
Smithville
(1958)

Here Comes Louis Smith is the debut album by American trumpeter Louis Smith recorded in 1958 and released on the Blue Note label.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[2]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4½ stars and stated "Louis Smith had a brilliant debut on this Blue Note album, his first of two before becoming a full-time teacher".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Louis Smith except as indicated
  1. "Tribute to Brownie" (Duke Pearson) - 6:38
  2. "Brill's Blues" - 8:22
  3. "Ande" - 6:42
  4. "Stardust" (Hoagy Carmichael) - 5:20
  5. "South Side" - 8:38
  6. "Val's Blues" - 6:37
  • Recorded at Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, New Jersey on February 4 (tracks 1, 2 & 5) and February 9 (tracks 3, 4 & 6), 1958.

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Blue Note discography accessed October 20, 2010
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed October 20, 2010