Meet You at the Jazz Corner of the World

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Meet You at the Jazz Corner of the World
CD reissue cover
Live album by Art Blakey
Released 14 September 1960
Genre Jazz
Label Blue Note 1960
Blue Note Japan 2004 (CD)
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Meet You at the Jazz Corner of the World is a series of two LPs featuring the Jazz Messengers with the leader/drummer Art Blakey, trumpeter Lee Morgan, tenor saxophonist Wayne Shorter, pianist Bobby Timmons and bassist Jymie Merritt. The albums feature live recordings of the Jazz Messengers at Birdland, a famous jazz club in New York City. In 2004, the two LPs were reissued as a double-CD set by the same record label.

Track listing[edit]

Volume 1[edit]

  1. "What Know" (Morgan) - 10:26
  2. "The Opener" (Mobley) - 8:29
  3. "Round About Midnight" (Hanighen, Monk, Williams) - 9:44
  4. "The Breeze and I" (Lecuona, Stillman) - 10:38
  5. "The Theme" (Traditional) - 1:37

Volume 2[edit]

  1. "High Modes" (Mobley) - 13:09
  2. "Night Watch" (Mobley) - 8:34
  3. "The Things I Love" (Barlow, Lew Harris) - 8:26
  4. "The Summit" (Shorter) - 9:26
  5. "The Theme" (Traditional) - 1:35

Personnel[edit]

Art Blakey Quintet: