Brasswind

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Brasswind
Brasswind.jpg
Studio album by Gene Ammons
Released 1974
Recorded October 30, 1973 and February 13, 1974
Studio Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, California
Genre Jazz
Label Prestige
P 10080
Producer Orrin Keepnews
Gene Ammons chronology
Together Again for the Last Time
(1973)Together Again for the Last Time1973
Brasswind
(1973-74)
Goodbye
(1974)Goodbye1974

Brasswind is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in late 1973 and early 1974 and released on the Prestige label.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars[2]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow states, "Ammons plays well and even if the arrangements are somewhat dated (George Duke's keyboards do not help), this set has its strong moments".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Gene Ammons except where noted.

  1. "Cántaro" (David Axelrod) – 3:58
  2. "Brasswind" – 5:03
  3. "Solitario" (Axelrod) – 5:47
  4. "Cariba" (Wes Montgomery) – 4:57
  5. "Once I Loved" (Antonio Carlos Jobim) – 6:15
  6. "'Round Midnight" (Thelonious Monk) – 7:53
  7. "Rozzie" – 4:40

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gene Ammons discography accessed December 19, 2012
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed December 19, 2012