Summer Soft

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Summer Soft
Studio album by Blue Mitchell
Released 1978
Recorded 1977
Genre Jazz
Length 40:23
Label Impulse!
Producer Esmond Edwards
Blue Mitchell chronology
Stablemates
(1977)
Summer Soft
(1977)

Summer Soft is an album by American trumpeter Blue Mitchell recorded in 1977 and released on the Impulse! label in 1978.[1]

Reception[edit]

Allmusic awarded the album 2 stars with reviewer Scott Yanow stating "Although there are some fine players on this LP they are largely wasted on inferior material and commercial arrangements".[2]

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

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Try Not to Forget" (Cedar Walton) - 7:20
  2. "Summer Soft" (Stevie Wonder) - 5:55
  3. " A Day at the Mint" (Blue Mitchell) - 6:15
  4. "Love Has Made Me a Dreamer" (Mike Dosco, Esmond Edwards) - 4:50
  5. "Evergreen" (Barbra Streisand, Paul Williams) - 4:37
  6. "30 Degrees to the Wind" (Cedar Walton, Susan Brickell) - 5:53
  7. "Funkthesizer" (Eddie Harris) - 5:33
  • Recorded in Los Angeles, California in 1977.

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Blue Mitchell discography accessed June 14, 2011
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed June 14, 2011