Bobo's Beat

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Bobo's Beat
Bobo's Beat.jpg
Studio album by
Released1963
RecordedOctober 11, 1962 in New York City
GenreJazz
Length39:24
LabelRoulette
SR 52097
ProducerTeddy Reig
Willie Bobo chronology
Do That Thing/Guajira
(1963)
Bobo's Beat
(1963)
Let's Go Bobo!
(1964)

Bobo's Beat is an album by jazz percussionist Willie Bobo recorded in late 1962 and released on the Roulette label.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4/5 stars[2]

The AllMusic review by John Bush states "Bobo's Beat is a jazz fan's delight: great work from all the principles, and a steady sense of inter-relational talents sounding off in close harmony with each other".[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Bon Sueno" (Frank Colon) - 2:30
  2. "Naked City Theme" (Billy May) - 2:17
  3. "Felicidade" (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Vinícius de Moraes) - 3:28
  4. "Bossa Nova in Blue" (Frank Anderson) - 2:44
  5. "Boroquinho" (Roberto Menescal, Christopher Boscole) - 4:30
  6. "Crisis" (Freddie Hubbard) - 5:15
  7. "Mi Fas y Recordar" (Bill Salter) - 3:56
  8. "Capers" (Tom McIntosh) - 3:47
  9. "Let Your Hair Down Blues" (Frank Anderson) - 5:13

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Edwards, D. & Callahan, M. Roulette Records discography accessed April 2, 2014
  2. ^ a b Bush, J. Allmusic Review accessed April 2, 20141