Primitive Modern

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Primitive Modern
Studio album by Gil Mellé
Released 1957
Recorded April 20 and June 1, 1956
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Label Prestige
PRLP 7040
Producer Bob Weinstock
Gil Mellé chronology
Patterns in Jazz
(1956)
Primitive Modern
(1956)
Gil's Guests
(1956)

Primitive Modern is an album by saxophonist and composer Gil Mellé recorded in 1957 and released on the Prestige label.[1]

Reception[edit]

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

Allmusic awarded the album 2 stars.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Gil Mellé

  1. "Dominica" - 5:53
  2. "Iron Works" - 3:55
  3. "Ballet Time" - 6:44
  4. "Adventure Swing" - 5:59
  5. "Dedicatory Piece to the Geo-Physical Year of 1957" - 4:41
  6. "Mark One" - 4:47

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Prestige Records discography accessed May 22, 2013
  2. ^ a b Allmusic Review, May 22, 2013