Special Quartet

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Special Quartet
Studio album by David Murray
Released 1990
Recorded March 26, 1990
Genre Jazz
Length 52:20
Label DIW/Columbia
Producer Bob Thiele
David Murray chronology
Lucky Four
(1989)
Special Quartet
(1990)
Remembrances
(1990)

Special Quartet is an album by David Murray released on the DIW/Columbia label. It was released in 1990 and features six quartet performances by Murray with Fred Hopkins, McCoy Tyner and Elvin Jones.

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 5 stars stating "A successful outing full of mutual inspiration, this CD is easily recommended.".[1]

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

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Cousin Mary" (Coltrane) - 7:30
  2. "Hope/Scope" - 10:48
  3. "La Tina Lee" (Morris) - 6:02
  4. "Dexter's Dues" - 6:33
  5. "In A Sentimental Mood" (Ellington, Kurtz, Mills) 10:21
  6. "3D Family" - 9:28
All compositions by David Murray except as indicated
Recorded March 26, 1990 at Soundtrack, NYC

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed August 8, 2011