All of You (Ahmad Jamal album)

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All of You
All of You (Ahmad Jamal album).jpg
Live album by Ahmad Jamal
Released 1962
Recorded June 1961
Alhamba, Chicago
Genre Jazz
Length 32:55
Label Argo
LPS-691
Producer Leonard Chess
Ahmad Jamal chronology
Ahmad Jamal's Alhambra
(1961)Ahmad Jamal's Alhambra1961
All of You
(1961)
Ahmad Jamal at the Blackhawk
(1962)Ahmad Jamal at the Blackhawk1962
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

All of You is a live album by American jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal featuring performances recorded at Jamal's own club in Chicago in 1961 and released on the Argo label.[2] On the cover, photographed by Don Bronstein, one of the first staff photographers for Playboy magazine, Jamal sits in an MAA chair, designed by George Nelson.[3]

Critical reception[edit]

AllMusic awarded the album 4 stars stating "Jamal's group had a personal sound of its own, often playing quietly and leaving space but never losing the passion".[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Time on My Hands" (Harold Adamson, Mack Gordon, Vincent Youmans) – 6:15
  2. "Angel Eyes" (Earl Brent, Matt Dennis) – 4:12
  3. "You Go to My Head" (J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie) – 7:50
  4. "Star Eyes" (Gene de Paul, Don Raye) – 5:55
  5. "All of You" (Cole Porter) – 4:58
  6. "You're Blasé" (Ord Hamilton, Bruce Siever) – 3:26
  7. "What Is This Thing Called Love?" (Porter) – 5:29

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed May 21, 20121
  2. ^ Ahmad Jamal discography accessed May 21, 2012
  3. ^ Borgerson, Janet (2017). Designed for hi-fi living : the vinyl LP in midcentury America. Schroeder, Jonathan E., 1962-. Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press. ISBN 9780262036238. OCLC 958205262.