Tour De Force – Live

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Tour de Force — Live
Live album by Al Di Meola
Released 27 September 1982 (LP)
25 October 1990 (CD)
Recorded 4 February 1982
Genre Jazz
Length 39:53
Label Columbia
Producer Al Di Meola
Al Di Meola chronology
Electric Rendezvous
(1981)
Tour de Force -Live-
(1982)
Scenario
(1983)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Tour de Force — Live is a live album by Italian-American jazz fusion and Latin jazz guitarist Al Di Meola, released in 1982, and recorded at the Tower Theatre, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on February 4, 1982. Some additional keyboards and percussion were overdubbed later in the studio.

Track listing[edit]

All songs by Al Di Meola, except where noted.

  1. "Elegant Gypsy Suite" – 10:10
  2. "Nena" – 5:06
  3. "Advantage" (Jan Hammer) – 5:00
  4. "Egyptian Danza" – 5:41
  5. "Race With Devil on Spanish Highway" – 7:36
  6. "Cruisin'" (Jan Hammer) – 5:26

Personnel[edit]

Charts[edit]

Album - Billboard (North America)

Year Chart Position
1983 Pop Albums 195[2]
1983 Jazz Albums 8[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yanow, Scott. "Tour de Force: Live - Al di Meola | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 12 August 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Tour de Force: Live - Al di Meola | Awards | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 27 October 2013.