In Angel City

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In Angel City
Studio album by Charlie Haden
Released 1988
Recorded May 30-June 1, 1988
Genre Jazz
Length 61:43
Label Verve
Producer Hans Wendl
Charlie Haden chronology
The Private Collection
(1987-88)
In Angel City
(1988)
The Montreal Tapes: Tribute to Joe Henderson
(1989)

In Angel City is an album by the American jazz bassist Charlie Haden's Quartet West recorded in 1988 and released on the Verve label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4 stars stating "An excellent showcase for Haden in a straight-ahead setting and for Watts, whose passionate sound perfectly fits the band. Highly recommended".[2]

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

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Charlie Haden except as indicated
  1. "Sunday at the Hillcrest" - 6:21
  2. "First Song" - 6:57
  3. "The Red Wind" (Pat Metheny) - 4:55
  4. "Blue in Green" (Miles Davis, Bill Evans) - 7:16
  5. "Alpha" (Ornette Coleman) - 6:27
  6. "Live Your Dreams" (Ernie Watts) - 6:32
  7. "Child's Play" - 3:06
  8. "Fortune's Fame" (Vince Mendoza) - 8:09
  9. "Tarantella" (Alan Broadbent) - 3:15 Bonus track on CD
  10. "Lonely Woman" (Coleman) - 13:41 Bonus track on CD
  • Recorded at Producers 1 & 2 in Los Angeles, California on May 30-June 1, 1988

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Discogs album entry accessed December 1, 2011
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed December 1, 2011