Caramba! (Lee Morgan album)

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¡Caramba!
Caramba!.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedMid December 1968[1]
RecordedMay 3, 1968
StudioVan Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
GenreJazz
Length38:41 original LP
44:41 CD reissue
LabelBlue Note
BST 84289
ProducerFrancis Wolff
Lee Morgan chronology
Taru
(1968)
¡Caramba!
(1968)
Live at the Lighthouse
(1970)

¡Caramba! is an album by jazz trumpeter Lee Morgan, released on the Blue Note label in 1968. It features performances by Morgan, Bennie Maupin, Cedar Walton, Reggie Workman and Billy Higgins with arrangements by Cal Massey.

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 3.5 stars stating "Although not essential, this CD is a welcome reissue."[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3.5/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Lee Morgan except as noted

  1. "Caramba" - 12:24
  2. "Suicide City" - 7:32
  3. "Cunning Lee" - 6:13
  4. "Soulita" - 6:03
  5. "Helen's Ritual" - 6:29
  6. "A Baby's Smile" (Massey) - 6:00 Bonus track on CD

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Billboard Dec 21, 1968
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed October 3, 2011