More Power!

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More Power!
Studio album by Dexter Gordon
Released 1969
Recorded April 2 & 4, 1969
New York City
Genre Jazz
Length 39:48
Label Prestige
PR 7680
Producer Don Schlitten
Dexter Gordon chronology
The Tower of Power!
(1969)
More Power!
(1969)
L.T.D.
(1969)

More Power! is an album by saxophonist Dexter Gordon which was recorded in 1969 and released on the Prestige label.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

Lindsay Planer of Allmusic states, "Dexter Gordon's return Stateside resulted in the tenor participating in his first studio sessions in nearly a decade. Not only would his April 1969 confab with James Moody (tenor sax), Barry Harris (piano), Buster Williams (bass), and Albert "Tootie" Heath (drums) yield this long player, but its predecessor/companion The Tower of Power! as well".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Dexter Gordon except as indicated

  1. "Lady Bird" (Tadd Dameron) - 10:38
  2. "Meditation (Meditação)" (Norman Gimbel, Antônio Carlos Jobim, Newton Mendonça) - 8:27
  3. "Fried Bananas" - 6:05
  4. "Boston Bernie" - 7:36
  5. "Sticky Wicket" - 7:02

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dexter Gordon discography accessed March 20, 2013
  2. ^ a b Planer, L. Allmusic Review accessed March 20, 2013