Sonny Clark Trio

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Sonny Clark Trio
Studio album by Sonny Clark
Released 1958
Recorded October 13, 1957
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Genre Jazz
Length 35:31 original LP
48:53 CD reissue
Label Blue Note
BLP 1579
Producer Alfred Lion
Sonny Clark chronology
Sonny's Crib
(1957)
Sonny Clark Trio
(1957)
Sonny Clark Quintets
(1958)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Sonny Clark Trio is an album by the jazz pianist Sonny Clark recorded for the Blue Note label and performed by Clark with Paul Chambers and Philly Joe Jones.[2] The album was awarded 4 stars by Michael G. Nastos in an Allmusic review which stated "Mainstream jazz lovers will find much to enjoy about this edition of Clark discography, and a very good primer for recordings of his original music to come later in his career".[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Be-Bop" (Dizzy Gillespie) - 9:54
  2. "I Didn't Know What Time It Was" (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) - 4:22
  3. "Two Bass Hit" (Gillespie, John Lewis) - 3:45
  4. "Tadd's Delight" (Tadd Dameron) - 6:02
  5. "Softly, As in a Morning Sunrise" (Oscar Hammerstein II, Sigmund Romberg) - 6:33
  6. "I'll Remember April" (Gene DePaul, Patricia Johnston, Don Raye) - 4:55

Bonus tracks on CD:

  1. "I Didn't Know What Time It Was" [Alternate Take] - 4:20
  2. "Two Bass Hit" [Alternate Take] - 4:01
  3. "Tadd's Delight" [Alternate Take] - 5:01

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic Review
  2. ^ Sonny Clark discography accessed December 21, 2009.
  3. ^ Nastos, M. G. Allmusic Review accessed December 21, 2009.