Sugan (album)

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Sugan
Studio album by Phil Woods with Red Garland
Released 1957
Recorded July 19, 1957
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Length 35:58
Label Status
ST 8304
Producer Bob Weinstock
Phil Woods chronology
Four Altos
(1957)
Sugan
(1957)
Bird Feathers
(1957)
Red Garland chronology
Red Garland Revisited!
(1957)
Sugan
(1957)
The P.C. Blues
(1957)

Sugan is an album by saxophonist Phil Woods with pianist Red Garland recorded in 1957 and originally released on the Status label, a subsidiary of Prestige Records.[1]

Reception[edit]

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

In his review for Allmusic, Scott Yanow stated "essentially a bebop jam session... This little-known date is quite enjoyable".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Phil Woods except as indicated

  1. "Au Privave" (Charlie Parker) - 6:56
  2. "Steeplechase" (Parker) - 7:27
  3. "Last Fling" - 6:33
  4. "Sugan" - 9:25
  5. "Green Pines" - 5:02
  6. "Scrapple from the Apple" (Parker) - 7:38

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Prestige Records discography accessed September 4, 2012
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed September 4, 2012