Casino (Al Di Meola album)

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Casino
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Studio album by Al Di Meola
Released February 25, 1978
Recorded New York City, May–September 1977
Genre Jazz, jazz fusion
Length 38:30
Label Columbia
Producer Al Di Meola
Al Di Meola chronology
Elegant Gypsy
(1977)
Casino
(1978)
Splendido Hotel
(1980)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 5/5 stars[1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 3/5 stars[2]

Casino is a 1978 album by Latin jazz fusion guitarist Al Di Meola.

Track listing[edit]

Side One

  1. "Egyptian Danza" (Al Di Meola) – 5:56
  2. "Chasin' the Voodoo" (Mingo Lewis) – 5:05
  3. "Dark Eye Tango" (Al Di Meola) – 5:23

Side Two

  1. "Señor Mouse" (Chick Corea) – 7:21
  2. "Fantasia Suite for Two Guitars" (Al Di Meola) – 5:11
    1. "Viva La Danzarina"
    2. "Guitars Of The Exotic Isle"
    3. "Rhapsody Italia"
    4. "Bravoto Fantasia"
  3. "Casino" (Al Di Meola) – 9:29

Personnel[edit]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1978) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[3] 52
US Top Jazz Albums (Billboard)[3] 5

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gioffre, Daniel. "Casino - Al di Meola | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 12 August 2011. 
  2. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 61. ISBN 0-394-72643-X. 
  3. ^ a b "Casino - Al di Meola | Awards | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 27 October 2013. [not in citation given]