No More Tears (For Lady Day)

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No More Tears (for Lady Day)
Studio album by Mal Waldron
Released 1988
Recorded November 1, 2 & 3, 1988
Genre Jazz
Length 58:23
Label Timeless
Producer Makoto Kimata
Mal Waldron chronology
Art of the Duo
(1988)
No More Tears (For Lady Day)
(1988)
Crowd Scene
(1989)

No More Tears (For Lady Day) is an album by jazz pianist Mal Waldron recorded in West Germany and released on the Dutch Timeless label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Steve Loewy awarded the album 4 stars stating "The pianist is in a somber mood, perhaps because of the theme, though his performance is up to his usually high standards... The delightful ambience of the trio results in a laid-back atmosphere that soothes and calms. A fine antidote to a stressful world and a lovely tribute to Lady Day".[2]

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

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Mal Waldron except as indicated
  1. "Yesterdays" (Otto Harbach, Jerome Kern) — 7:13
  2. "No More Tears" — 7:00
  3. "Melancholy Waltz" — 5:54
  4. "Solitude" (Eddie DeLange, Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) — 6:00
  5. "Love Me or Leave Me" (Walter Donaldson, Gus Kahn) — 5:52
  6. "All Night Through" — 6:36
  7. "As Time Goes By" (Herman Hupfeld) — 7:03
  8. "Smoke Gets in Your Eyes" (Otto Harbach, Jerome Kern) — 3:51
  9. "Alone Together" (Howard Dietz, Arthur Schwartz) — 8:44
  • Recorded in Munchen, West Germany on November 1, 2 & 3, 1988

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mal Waldron discography accessed March 10, 2011
  2. ^ a b Loewy, S. Allmusic Review accessed March 10, 2011