Sunday Mornin' (album)

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Sunday Mornin'
Studio album by Grant Green
Released 1961
Recorded June 4, 1961
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
Genre Jazz blues
Length 47:04 CD reissue
Label Blue Note
BST 84099
Producer Alfred Lion
Grant Green chronology
Green Street
(1961)
Sunday Mornin'
(1961)
Grantstand
(1961)

Sunday Mornin' is an album by the American jazz guitarist Grant Green with performances recorded and released on the Blue Note label in 1961.[1] The CD reissue adds one bonus track recorded at the same session.

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Steve Huey awarded the album 3 stars and stated "Green is tasteful and elegant as always, and the results make for an enjoyable addition to his discography, even if there are more distinctive Green albums available".[2]

The All About Jazz review by Norman Weinstein stated that "There's not a bad tune on this peerless set, and whatever your feelings about Green's place in jazz history, it's highly recommended".[3]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Grant Green except as indicated
  1. "Freedom March" – 8:42
  2. "Sunday Mornin'" – 4:01
  3. "Exodus" (Ernest Gold) – 7:01
  4. "God Bless the Child" (Arthur Herzog, Jr. Billie Holiday) – 7:21
  5. "Come Sunrise" – 4:32
  6. "So What" (Miles Davis) – 9:48
  7. "Tracin' Tracy" – 5:39 Bonus track on CD reissue

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Grant Green discography accessed September 14, 2010
  2. ^ a b Huey, S. Allmusic Review accessed September 14, 2010
  3. ^ Weinstein, N. Sunday Mornin' Review All About Jazz, August 5, 2005