The Soulful Piano of Junior Mance

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The Soulful Piano of Junior Mance
Studio album by Junior Mance
Released 1960
Recorded October 25, 1960
New York City
Genre Jazz
Label Jazzland
JLP 30
Producer Orrin Keepnews
Junior Mance chronology
Junior
(1960)
The Soulful Piano of Junior Mance
(1961)
Junior Mance Trio at the Village Vanguard
(1961)

The Soulful Piano of Junior Mance is an album by jazz pianist Junior Mance which was recorded in 1960 and released on the Jazzland label.[1]

Reception[edit]

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

The Allmusic site awarded the album 3 stars.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Junior Mance except as indicated

  1. "The Uptown" - 4:02
  2. "Ralph's New Blues" (Milt Jackson) - 4:20
  3. "Main Stem" (Duke Ellington) - 4:21
  4. "Darling, Je Vous Aime Beaucoup" (Anna Sosenko) - 3:38
  5. "Playhouse" - 4:14
  6. "Sweet and Lovely" (Gus Arnheim, Jules LeMare, Harry Tobias) - 3:55
  7. "Oo-Bla-Dee" (Milt Orent, Mary Lou Williams) - 4:36
  8. "I Don't Care" (Ray Bryant) - 4:27
  9. "Swingmatism" (Jay McShann, William Scott) - 5:12

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jazzland Records discography accessed November 9, 2012
  2. ^ a b Allmusic Review accessed November 9, 2012