Night and the City (album)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Night and the City
Live album by Charlie Haden and Kenny Barron
Released 1998
Recorded September 20, 21 & 22, 1996
Genre Jazz
Length 70:45
Label Verve
Producer Charlie Haden and Ruth Cameron
Charlie Haden chronology
Now Is the Hour
Night and the City
Beyond the Missouri Sky (Short Stories)
Kenny Barron chronology
Live at Bradley's
Night and the City
Spirit Song

Night and the City is a live album by pianist Kenny Barron and bassist Charlie Haden recorded at the Iridium Jazz Club in 1996 and released on the Verve label.[1]


The Allmusic review by Richard S. Ginell awarded the album 3 stars calling it "a thoughtful, intensely musical, sometimes haunting set of performances".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Twilight Song" (Kenny Barron) - 12:47
  2. "For Heaven's Sake" (Elise Bretton, Sherman Edwards, Donald Meyer) - 10:46
  3. "Spring Is Here" (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) - 10:20
  4. "Body and Soul" (Frank Eyton, Johnny Green, Edward Heyman, Robert Sour) - 10:25
  5. "You Don't Know What Love Is" (Gene de Paul, Don Raye) - 6:59
  6. "Waltz for Ruth" (Charlie Haden) - 8:27
  7. "The Very Thought of You" (Ray Noble) - 11:01
  • Recorded at the Iridium in New York City on September 20, 21 & 22, 1996



  1. ^ Discogs album entry accessed December 6, 2011
  2. ^ a b Ginell, R. S. Allmusic Review accessed December 6, 2011