Hip Harp

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Hip Harp
Studio album by Dorothy Ashby with Frank Wess
Released 1958
Recorded March 21, 1958
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Label Prestige
PR 7140
Producer Bob Weinstock
Dorothy Ashby chronology
The Jazz Harpist
(1957)
Hip Harp
(1958)
In a Minor Groove
(1958)

Hip Harp (also released as The Best of Dorothy Ashby) is an album by jazz harpist Dorothy Ashby recorded in 1958 and released on the Prestige label.[1]

Reception[edit]

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

Allmusic reviewed the album awarding it 4½ stars.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Dorothy Ashby except as indicated

  1. "Pawky" - 7:07
  2. "Moonlight in Vermont" (John Blackburn, Karl Suessdorf) - 5:17
  3. "Back Talk" - 5:07
  4. "Dancing in the Dark" (Howard Dietz, Arthur Schwartz) - 4:45
  5. "Charmaine" (Lew Pollack, Erno Rapee) - 4:04
  6. "Jollity" - 3:38
  7. "There's a Small Hotel" (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) - 5:53

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Prestige Records discography accessed May 9, 2013
  2. ^ a b Allmusic Review accessed May 9, 2013