The Call (Charles Lloyd album)

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The Call
Studio album by Charles Lloyd
Released 1994
Recorded July 1993
Genre Jazz
Length 76:47
Label ECM
Producer Manfred Eicher
Charles Lloyd chronology
Acoustic Masters I
(1993)
The Call
(1994)
All My Relations
(1995)

The Call is an album by jazz saxophonist Charles Lloyd recorded in July 1993 by Lloyd with Bobo Stenson, Anders Jormin, and Billy Hart.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by David R. Adler awarded the album 3 stars stating "While the record documents plenty of stirring musicianship, Lloyd the composer seems to be running low on fresh ideas and distinctive melodies".[2]

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

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Charles Lloyd
  1. "Nocturne" - 5:14
  2. "Song" - 12:45
  3. "Dwija" - 6:46
  4. "Glimpse" - 8:33
  5. "Imke" - 3:55
  6. "Amarma" - 7:18
  7. "Figure in Blue, Memories of Duke" - 9:25
  8. "The Blessing" - 10:54
  9. "Brother on the Rooftop" - 11:57
  • Recorded in Oslo, Norway in July 1993

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ ECM Records catalogue accessed January 28, 2010.
  2. ^ a b Adler, D. R. Allmusic Review accessed January 28, 2010.