Newer Than New

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Newer Than New
Studio album by Barry Harris Quintet
Released 1961
Recorded September 28, 1961
New York City
Genre Jazz
Length 39:57
Label Riverside
RLP 413
Producer Orrin Keepnews
Barry Harris chronology
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Newer Than New
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Newer Than New is an album by pianist Barry Harris recorded in 1961 and released on the Riverside label.[1]


Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[2]

Allmusic awarded the album 4½ stars with its review by Ronny D. Lankforth, Jr. stating, "the music still sounds fresh and exciting... Jazz styles, like all styles, come and go, but great music like Newer Than New transcends styles".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Barry Harris except as indicated

  1. "Mucho Dinero" - 3:44
  2. "Easy to Love" (Cole Porter) - 4:50
  3. "Burgundy" - 7:01
  4. "The Last One" - 4:57
  5. "Anthropology" (Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker) - 4:17
  6. "I Didn't Know What Time It Was" (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) - 4:12
  7. "Make Haste" - 5:39
  8. "Nightingale" (George Rosner, Fred Wise) - 5:17



  1. ^ Riverside Records discography accessed September 11, 2012
  2. ^ a b Lankforth Jr., R. D. Allmusic Review, accessed September 11, 2012