Soft Winds

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Soft Winds
Studio album by Dorothy Ashby
Released 1961
Recorded August 15 & 16, 1961
Plaza Sounds Studios, New York City
Genre Jazz
Label Jazzland
JLP 61
Producer John Levy
Dorothy Ashby chronology
Dorothy Ashby
(1961)
Soft Winds
(1961)
The Fantastic Jazz Harp of Dorothy Ashby
(1965)

Soft Winds (subtitled The Swinging Harp of Dorothy Ashby) is an album by jazz harpist Dorothy Ashby recorded in 1961 and released on the Jazzland label.[1]

Reception[edit]

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

Allmusic reviewed the album awarding it 3 stars.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Dorothy Ashby except as indicated

  1. "Soft Winds" (Benny Goodman) - 2:56
  2. "Wild Is the Wind" (Dimitri Tiomkin, Ned Washington) - 4:21
  3. "The Man I Love" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 2:56
  4. "My Ship" (Kurt Weill, Ira Gershwin) - 3:40
  5. "Love Is Here to Stay" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 2:42
  6. "I've Never Been in Love Before" (Frank Loesser) - 2:27
  7. "With Strings Attached" - 2:25
  8. "Laura" (Johnny Mercer, David Raksin) - 2:59
  9. "The Guns of Navarone" (Tiomkin) - 2:15
  10. "Misty" (Erroll Garner) - 2:42
  11. "The Gypsy in My Soul" (Clay Boland, Moe Jaffe) - 2:49

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Riverside Records discography accessed May 13, 2013
  2. ^ a b Allmusic Review accessed May 13, 2013