Afro-Cuban Jazz Moods

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Afro-Cuban Jazz Moods
Afro-Cuban Jazz Moods.jpg
Studio album by
Released1975
RecordedJune 4–5, 1975
StudioGeneration Sound Studios, New York City
GenreJazz
Length31:51
LabelPablo
2310-771
ProducerArturo 'Chico' O'Farrill & Mario Bauzá
Dizzy Gillespie chronology
Jazz Maturity...Where It's Coming From
(1975)
Afro-Cuban Jazz Moods
(1975)
The Dizzy Gillespie Big 7
(1975)
Machito chronology
Soul of Machito
(1975)
Afro-Cuban Jazz Moods
(1975)
Fire Works
(1977)

Afro-Cuban Jazz Moods is an album by Dizzy Gillespie and Machito, featuring arrangements by Chico O'Farrill, recorded in 1975 and released on the Pablo label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review called the album "a historic recording session".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[2]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide4/5 stars[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Chico O'Farrill.

  1. "Oro, Incienso y Mirra" - 15:38
  2. "Calidoscopico" - 5:05
  3. "Pensativo" - 5:20
  4. "Exuberante" - 5:48

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dizzy Gillespie discography accessed April 16, 2012
  2. ^ a b Ginell, R. S. Allmusic Review accessed April 16, 2012
  3. ^ Swenson, J., ed. (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 83. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.