Oscar Peterson and the Trumpet Kings – Jousts

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Oscar Peterson and the Trumpet Kings - Jousts
Studio album by Oscar Peterson
Released 1974
Recorded 1974-1975
Genre Jazz
Length 48:26
Label Pablo
Producer Norman Granz
Oscar Peterson chronology
Oscar Peterson and Dizzy Gillespie
(1974)
Oscar Peterson and the Trumpet Kings - Jousts
(1974)
Satch and Josh
(1974)
Dizzy Gillespie chronology
Oscar Peterson and Dizzy Gillespie
(1974)
Oscar Peterson and the Trumpet Kings - Jousts
(1974)
The Bop Session
(1975)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Oscar Peterson and the Trumpet Kings – Jousts is a 1974 album by Oscar Peterson, consisting of duets with the trumpeters Harry "Sweets" Edison, Jon Faddis, Clark Terry, Roy Eldridge and Dizzy Gillespie. Peterson had recently recorded individual albums with each of the trumpeters, released as Oscar Peterson and Dizzy Gillespie (1974), Oscar Peterson and Roy Eldridge (1974), Oscar Peterson and Harry Edison (1974), Oscar Peterson and Clark Terry (1975), and Oscar Peterson and Jon Faddis (1975).[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Danish Pastry" (Oscar Peterson, Clark Terry) – 5:53
  2. "Crazy Rhythm" (Irving Caesar, Roger Wolfe Kahn, Joseph Meyer) – 5:34
  3. "Stella by Starlight" (Ned Washington, Victor Young) – 5:58
  4. "Satin Doll" (Duke Ellington, Johnny Mercer, Billy Strayhorn) – 5:33
  5. "Oakland Blues" (Jon Faddis, Peterson) – 8:10
  6. "There Is No Greater Love" (Marty Symes, Isham Jones) – 4:47
  7. "Caravan" (Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Juan Tizol) – 3:48
  8. "Makin' Whoopee" (Walter Donaldson, Gus Kahn) – 4:39
  9. "Trust in Me" (Milton Ager, Arthur Schwartz, Ned Wever) – 4:04

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