Youngblood (Elvin Jones album)

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Youngblood
Studio album by Elvin Jones
Released 1992
Recorded April 20 & 21, 1992
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Length 63:54
Label Enja
ENJ 7051-2
Elvin Jones chronology
In Europe
(1991)
Youngblood
(1992)
Going Home
(1992)

Youngblood is an album by the jazz drummer Elvin Jones, recorded in 1992 and released on the Enja label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review stated "consistently inspired playing from all of the musicians. An excellent effort".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Not Yet" (Javon Jackson) - 3:55
  2. "Have You Seen Elveen?" (Nicholas Payton) - 7:43
  3. "Angel Eyes" (Earl Brent, Matt Dennis) - 8:47
  4. "Ding-A-Ling-A-Ding" (Elvin Jones) - 7:20
  5. "Lady Luck" (Jones, Frank Wess) - 9:30
  6. "The Biscuit Man" (Donald Brown) - 4:00
  7. "Body and Soul" (Edward Heyman, Robert Sour, Frank Eyton, Johnny Green) - 6:15
  8. "Strange" (George Mraz) - 4:15
  9. "My Romance" (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) - 6:16
  10. "Youngblood" (Jones) - 5:51

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Elvin Jones discography accessed April 27, 2012
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed April 27, 2012