is a 2011 The Gate studio album by Kurt Elling, produced by Don Was. on November 30th 2011, the album received a Nomination in [1 ] 54th Grammy Awards for Best Jazz Vocal Album.
Reception [ edit ]
Allmusic review by Thom Jurek awarded the album four stars, and described Elling as a "modern jazz visionary". Jurek said " The Gate presents Elling at the top of his game; it is a song cycle that is mesmerizing and mysterious as it is provocative and compelling." [1 ]
Track listing [ edit ]
Matte Kudasai" ( Adrian Belew, Bill Bruford, Robert Fripp, Tony Levin) - 4:19 "
Steppin' Out" ( Joe Jackson) - 4:48 "Come Running to Me" (
Herbie Hancock, Allee Willis) - 6:06 "
Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown)" ( Lennon and McCartney) - 5:39 "
Blue in Green" ( Miles Davis, Al Jarreau, Frank Martin) - 6:48 "Samurai Cowboy" (
Kurt Elling, Marc Johnson) - 3:24 "
After the Love Has Gone" ( Bill Champlin, David Foster, Jay Graydon) - 5:51 "
Golden Lady" ( Stevie Wonder) - 5:47 "Nighttown, Lady Bright" (Elling,
Don Grolnick) - 9:00
Personnel [ edit ]
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