Meet Milt Jackson

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Meet Milt Jackson
Studio album by Milt Jackson
Released 1956
Recorded February 23, 1949, November 1, 1954, February 7, 1955 and January 5, 1956
Genre Jazz
Length 37:26
Label Savoy
Milt Jackson chronology
Roll 'Em Bags
(1949-56)
Meet Milt Jackson
(1949-56)
Milt Jackson Quartet
(1955)

Meet Milt Jackson is an album by American jazz vibraphonist Milt Jackson featuring performances recorded between 1949 and 1956 and released on the Savoy label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Jim Todd awarded the album 3½ stars stating "This collection is valuable for its three tracks from Jackson's January 1956 collaborations with Lucky Thompson.".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Milt Jackson except as indicated
  1. "They Can't Take That Away from Me" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 6:39
  2. "Soulful" - 7:31
  3. "Flamingo" (Ted Grouya, Edmund Anderson) - 3:41
  4. "Telefunken Blues" [Take 2] (Kenny Clarke, Ernie Wilkins) - 5:53
  5. "I've Lost Your Love" - 3:25
  6. "Hearing Bells" - 2:53
  7. "Junior" - 2:34
  8. "Bluesology" - 2:48
  9. "Bubu" - 2:32
  • Recorded in New York City on February 23, 1949 (tracks 6-9), in Los Angeles, California on November 1, 1954 (track 5) and in New York City on February 7, 1955 (track 4) and January 5, 1956 (tracks 1-3)

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Milt Jackson discography accessed January 16, 2012
  2. ^ a b Todd, J. Allmusic Review accessed January 16, 2012