Step Lightly

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Step Lightly
Studio album by Blue Mitchell
Released 1980
Recorded August 13, 1963
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Genre Jazz
Length 41:22
Label Blue Note
Producer Alfred Lion
Blue Mitchell chronology
The Cup Bearers
(1962)
Step Lightly
(1963)
The Thing to Do
(1964)

Step Lightly is an album by American trumpeter Blue Mitchell featuring his first session recorded for the Blue Note label in 1963 but not released until 1980.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4 stars and stated "music is consistently excellent... Worth searching for".[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Mamacita" (Joe Henderson) - 5:49
  2. "Sweet and Lovely" (Gus Arnheim, Jules Lemare, Harry Tobias) - 7:46
  3. "Andrea" (Roger Boykin) - 5:16
  4. "Step Lightly" (Henderson) - 8:32
  5. "Cry Me a River" (Arthur Hamilton) - 6:48
  6. "Bluesville" (Sonny Red) - 4:10
  • Recorded at Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on August 13, 1963.

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Blue Mitchell discography accessed October 27, 2010
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed October 27, 2010