Kyoto (album)

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Studio album by Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers
Released 1964
Recorded February 20, 1964
New York
Genre Jazz
Length 32:21
Label Riverside
RLP 493
Producer Orrin Keepnews
Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers chronology
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Kyoto is an by Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers recorded in 1964 and released on the Riverside label.[1]


The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 3 stars stating "this is one of literally dozens of recommended Jazz Messengers recordings".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "The High Priest" (Curtis Fuller) - 5:55
  2. "Never Never Land" (Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Jule Styne) - 5:50
  3. "Wellington's Blues" (Art Blakey) - 5:03
  4. "Nihon Bashi" (Akeo Watanabe) - 8:30
  5. "Kyoto" (Freddie Hubbard) - 7:03



  1. ^ Art Blakey discography accessed October 24, 2012
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed January 23, 2012