Opus de Jazz

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Opus de Jazz
Studio album by Milt Jackson
Released 1956
Recorded October 28, 1955
Genre Jazz
Length 33:43
Label Savoy
Milt Jackson chronology
Quintet / Sextet
(1955)
Opus de Jazz
(1955)
Ballads & Blues
(1956)

Opus de Jazz (subtitled A Hi-Fi Recording for Flute, Vibes, Piano, Bass, Drums) is an album by American jazz vibraphonist Milt Jackson featuring performances recorded in 1955 and released on the Savoy label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 3 stars stating "This is not essential, but it is enjoyable music".[2]

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

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Opus de Funk" (Horace Silver) - 13:28
  2. "Opus Pocus" (Ozzie Cadena) - 7:25
  3. "You Leave Me Breathless" (Ralph Freed, Frederick Hollander) - 6:27
  4. "Opus and Interlude" (Cadena) - 6:30
  • Recorded in New York City on October 28, 1955

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Milt Jackson discography accessed January 16, 2012
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed January 16, 2012