Jam Session (album)

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This article is about a musical album. For other uses, see Jam session (disambiguation).
Jam Session
Live album by Clifford Brown, Clark Terry and Maynard Ferguson
Released 1955
Recorded August 14, 1954
Los Angeles, California
Genre Jazz
Length 46:47
Label EmArcy
MG 36002
Maynard Ferguson chronology
Jam Session featuring Maynard Ferguson
(1954)
Jam Session
(1954)
Dimensions
(1954-55)

Jam Session is a live album by American trumpeters Clifford Brown, Clark Terry and Canadian trumpeter Maynard Ferguson featuring tracks recorded in early 1954 and released on the EmArcy label.[1] The album was recorded at the same session that produced Dinah Washington's Dinah Jams and is often credited to the Clifford Brown All Stars.

Reception[edit]

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

Allmusic awarded the album 4½ stars and Scott Yanow, in his review, calls it "A brilliant set that is highly recommended".[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "What Is This Thing Called Love?" (Cole Porter) - 14:56
  2. "Darn That Dream" (Eddie DeLange, Jimmy Van Heusen) - 5:16
  3. "Move" (Denzil Best) - 14:28
  4. "My Funny Valentine/Don't Worry 'bout Me/Bess, You Is My Woman Now/It Might as Well Be Spring" (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers/Rube Bloom, Ted Koehler/George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin/Oscar Hammerstein II, Rogers) - 11:29

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ EmArcy Records discography accessed September 28, 2012
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed September 28, 2012