La Leyenda de La Hora

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La Leyenda de La Hora
Studio album by McCoy Tyner
Released 1981
Recorded 1981
Genre Jazz
Label Columbia
McCoy Tyner chronology
13th House
La Leyenda de La Hora
Love & Peace
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

La Leyenda de La Hora (The Legend of the Hour) is a 1981 album by jazz pianist McCoy Tyner released on the Columbia label. It features performances by Tyner with Paquito D'Rivera, Chico Freeman, Marcus Belgrave, Hubert Laws, Bobby Hutcherson and a string section. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow states "The music (five Tyner originals) is highly rhythmic and generally quite stimulating. A strong effort".[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "La Vida Feliz (The Happy Life)" - 7:29
  2. "Ja'cara (A Serenade)" - 4:59
  3. "La Habana Sol" - 6:36
  4. "Walk Spirit, Talk Spirit" - 9:56
  5. "La Busca (The Search)" - 6:21
All compositions by McCoy Tyner
  • Recorded at the Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey in 1981



  1. ^ Allmusic Review
  2. ^ Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed February 25, 2009.