Urban Griot

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Urban Griot
Studio album by Billy Taylor
Released 2001
Recorded November 13 and December 9, 2000
Manhattan Center Studios, NY
Genre Jazz
Label Soundpost Records
Producer Billy Taylor

Urban Griot is an album by American jazz pianist Billy Taylor featuring tracks recorded in 2000 and released on the Soundpost label.


Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Billy Taylor.

  1. "Local Color / Can You Dig It?"—4:25
  2. "Reclamation"—5:49
  3. "Gracias Chucho"—2:54
  4. "Etude"—4:06
  5. "Conversion"—4:44
  6. "Spoken"—1:38
  7. "In Loving Memory"—6:13
  8. "Like a Heartbeat"—4:16
  9. "Invention / Looking for Another Theme"—5:35
  10. "Transformation"—8:30
  11. "A Duke-ish Blues"—5:52