Saying Somethin'!

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Saying Somethin'!
Studio album by Gigi Gryce
Released 1960
Recorded March 11, 1960
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Length 39:23
Label New Jazz
NJLP 8230
Producer Esmond Edwards
Gigi Gryce chronology
Gigi Gryce
(1958)
Saying Somethin'!
(1960)
The Hap'nin's
(1960)

Saying Somethin'! is an album by American saxophonist Gigi Gryce recorded in 1960 for the New Jazz label.[1][2]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[3]

Allmusic awarded the album 4 stars stating " There is more variety than expected and the contrast between Gryce's lyricism and the extroverted nature of Williams's solos make this set fairly memorable".[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Gigi Gryce except as indicated

  1. "Back Breaker" - 6:08
  2. "Leila's Blues" - 6:47
  3. "Blues in the Jungle" - 6:16
  4. "Down Home" (Curtis Fuller) - 8:19
  5. "Let Me Know" (Hank Jones) - 4:43
  6. "Jones' Bones" (Jones) - 7:10

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gigi Gryce discography accessed May 31, 2013
  2. ^ New Jazz Records discography accessed May 31, 2013
  3. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed May 31, 2013