A Date with Jimmy Smith Volume One

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A Date with Jimmy Smith Volume One
A Date with Jimmy Smith.jpg
Studio album by
Released1957
RecordedFebruary 11 & 13, 1957
StudioManhattan Towers, New York City
GenreJazz
Length34:02
LabelBlue Note
ProducerAlfred Lion
Jimmy Smith chronology
At Club Baby Grand
(1956)
A Date with Jimmy Smith Volume One
(1957)
A Date with Jimmy Smith Volume Two
(1957)
Singles from A Date with Jimmy Smith Volume One
  1. "How High the Moon"
    Released: 1957

A Date with Jimmy Smith Volume One is an album by American jazz organist Jimmy Smith featuring performances recorded in 1957 and released on the Blue Note label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 3 stars out of 5.[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars [2]

Track listing[edit]

Side one[edit]

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Falling in Love With Love"Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers12:09
2."How High the Moon"Nancy Hamilton, Morgan Lewis6:00

Side two[edit]

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Funk's Oats"Jimmy Smith15:53
  • Recorded at Manhattan Towers in New York City on February 11 (tracks A1 & B1), and February 13 (track A2), 1957

Personnel[edit]

Musicians[edit]

Technical[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Blue Note discography". Archived from the original on 13 May 2011. Retrieved 1 April 2011.
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. "Allmusic Review". Retrieved 1 April 2011.