Out of This World (Walter Benton album)

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Out of This World
Studio album by Walter Benton
Released 1960
Recorded September 19 & 21, 1960
Plaza Sound Studios, New York City
Genre Jazz
Label Jazzland
JLP 28
Producer Orrin Keepnews

Out of This World is the sole album led by American jazz saxophonist Walter Benton which was recorded in 1960 for the Jazzland label.[1]

Reception[edit]

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

The Allmusic site awarded the album 3 stars.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Walter Benton except as indicated

  1. "Out of This World" (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer) - 5:43
  2. "Walter's Altar" - 8:26
  3. "Iris" - 5:24
  4. "Night Movements" - 2:43
  5. "A Blues Mood" - 7:30
  6. "Azil" - 4:36
  7. "Lover Man" (Jimmy Davis, Ram Ramirez, James Sherman) - 8:45
  • Recorded at Plaza Sound Studios in New York City on September 19, 1960 (tracks 1, 2, 4 & 6) and September 21, 1960 (tracks 3, 5 & 7).

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jazzland Records discography accessed November 5, 2012
  2. ^ a b Allmusic Review accessed November 5, 2012