Blues Alley Jazz

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Blues Alley Jazz
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Live album by George Shearing
Released 1980
Recorded October 1979
Genre Jazz
Length 39:07
Label Concord
Producer Carl Jefferson
George Shearing chronology
Getting in the Swing of Things
(1979)
Blues Alley Jazz
(1980)
Two for the Road
(1980)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 3/5 stars[2]

Blues Alley Jazz is a 1980 live album by the pianist George Shearing, accompanied by the double bassist Brian Torff. [3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "One for the Woofer" (Billy Taylor) – 8:04
  2. "Autumn in New York" (Vernon Duke) – 4:42
  3. "The Masquerade Is Over" (Herb Magidson, Allie Wrubel) – 6:18
  4. "That's What She Says" (Manfredo Fest) – 3:45
  5. "Soon It's Gonna Rain" (Tom Jones, Harvey Schmidt) – 4:34
  6. "High and Inside" (Brian Torff) – 3:28
  7. "For Every Man There's a Woman" (Harold Arlen, Leo Robin) – 3:41
  8. "This Couldn't Be the Real Thing" (Gerry Mulligan, Mel Tormé) – 3:17
  9. "(Up A) Lazy River" (Sidney Arodin, Hoagy Carmichael) – 4:59

Personnel[edit]

Performance[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 178. ISBN 0-394-72643-X. 
  3. ^ Blues Alley Jazz at AllMusic