At the Deer Head Inn

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At the Deer Head Inn
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Live album by Keith Jarrett
Recorded September 16, 1992
Genre Jazz
Length 66:27
Label ECM
Producer Bill Goodwin
Keith Jarrett chronology
Bye Bye Blackbird
At the Deer Head Inn
Bridge of Light

At the Deer Head Inn is a live album by American pianist Keith Jarrett with Gary Peacock and Paul Motian recorded in concert in September 1992 in Delaware Water Gap, Pennsylvania and released on the ECM label.[1] The album was recorded at a venue where Jarrett performed very early in his career and was the first to feature Motian since Bop-Be in 1977.


The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4 stars and states "The inventive interpretations give listeners plenty of surprises and variety, making this a very enjoyable outing".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]
The Penguin Guide to Jazz 3.5/4 stars[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Solar" (Miles Davis) - 11:21
  2. "Basin Street Blues" (Spencer Williams) - 9:09
  3. "Chandra" (Jaki Byard) - 9:21
  4. "You Don't Know What Love Is" (Gene de Paul, Don Raye) - 12:55
  5. "You and the Night and the Music" (Howard Dietz, Arthur Schwartz) - 5:41
  6. "Bye Bye Blackbird" (Mort Dixon, Ray Henderson) - 10:13
  7. "It's Easy to Remember" (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) - 7:47
    • Recorded in concert at the Deer Head Inn in Delaware Water Gap, PA on September 16, 1992



  1. ^ Keith Jarrett discography accessed March 30, 2010
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed March 30, 2010
  3. ^ Cook, Richard; Morton, Brian (2008). The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings (9th ed.). Penguin. p. 770. ISBN 978-0-141-03401-0.