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
SP3050-2
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.

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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

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