Autumn (George Winston album)

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Autumn
Autumn (album).jpg
Studio album by
Released1980
RecordedJune 19 and June 20, 1980
GenreFolk, ambient
LabelWindham Hill, Dancing Cat (rerelease)
ProducerWilliam Ackerman
George Winston chronology
Ballads and Blues
(1972)
Autumn
(1980)
Winter into Spring
(1982)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic5/5 stars [1]

Autumn is the second solo piano album by pianist George Winston, released in 1980. It was re-issued in 2001 with a bonus track "Too Much Between Us" on the Dancing Cat label. The album was certified Platinum by the RIAA on December 17, 1987.[2]

The Indiana rock band Brazil sampled a portion of "Sea" for the beginning of the song "It Keeps the Machine Running" from their Dasein EP. Winston does not receive credit in the liner notes.

Track listing[edit]

All music composed by George Winston.

No.TitleLength
1."Colors / Dance" (September)10:25
2."Woods"6:47
3."Longing / Love"9:10
4."Road" (October)4:14
5."Moon"7:44
6."Sea"2:42
7."Stars"5:36

Bonus Track: (Included in the 20th Anniversary Edition)

8. "Too Much Between Us"

Charts[edit]

Chart (1985–89) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[3] 139
US Top Jazz Albums (Billboard)[4] 12

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ruhlmann, William. Autumn at AllMusic
  2. ^ "American album certifications – George Winston – Autumn". Recording Industry Association of America. If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click SEARCH. 
  3. ^ "George Winston Chart History (Billboard 200)". Billboard.
  4. ^ "Autumn - Jazz Albums".