Soft Space (album)

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Soft Space
Studio album by The Jeff Lorber Fusion
Released 1978
Recorded 1978
Genre Jazz Fusion
Smooth Jazz
Funk
Label Inner City Records
Producer Jeff Lorber
Marlon McClain
The Jeff Lorber Fusion chronology
The Jeff Lorber Fusion
(1977)
Soft Space
(1978)
Water Sign
(1979)

Soft Space is the second album by Keyboardist Jeff Lorber as leader of his band "The Jeff Lorber Fusion"

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]

Released in 1978 this album featured special guest artists, Chick Corea and Joe Farrell. This would be the group's last effort for Inner City Records before moving on to Arista Records the following year.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Jeff Lorber

Side one
No. Title Length
1. "The Samba"   5:13
2. "Katherine"   5:50
3. "Black Ice"   5:40
Side two
No. Title Length
1. "Curtains"   6:00
2. "Proteus"   4:42
3. "Soft Space"   4:05
4. "Swing Funk"   5:56

Personnel[edit]

  • Jeff Lorber – Fender Rhodes, Keyboards, Moog Synthesizer, Synthesizer, Voices
  • Chick Corea – Keyboards, Mini Moog, Soloist
  • Joe Farrell – Flute, Sax (Soprano), Saxophone
  • Lester McFarland – Bass, Electric Bass
  • Dennis Bradford – Drums
  • Dean Reichert – Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar
  • Terry Layne – Flute, Alto & Tenor Saxophone, WoodWind
  • Ron Young, Bruce Smith – Percussion, Congas

Charts[edit]

Chart (1978) Peak
position
Billboard Top Jazz Albums[2] 13

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Music, All. Jeff Lorber: Soft Space > Review at AllMusic. Retrieved 07 September 2011.
  2. ^ "Jeff Lorber US albums chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2011-09-07.