Cliff Jordan (album)

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Cliff Jordan
Cliff Jordan (album).jpg
Studio album by Cliff Jordan
Released 1957
Recorded June 2, 1957
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Length 40:33
Label Blue Note
BN 1565
Producer Alfred Lion
Cliff Jordan chronology
Blowing in from Chicago
Cliff Jordan
Jenkins, Jordan and Timmons

Cliff Jordan is an album by American jazz saxophonist Clifford Jordan featuring performances recorded in 1957 and released on the Blue Note label.[1]


The Allmusic review by awarded the album 3 stars.[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic3/5 stars[2]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide4/5 stars[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Cliff Jordan except as indicated

  1. "Not Guilty" - 11:43
  2. "St. John" (John Jenkins) - 8:18
  3. "Blue Shoes" (Curtis Fuller) - 9:38
  4. "Beyond the Blue Horizon" (W. Franke Harling, Leo Robin, Richard A. Whiting) - 6:59
  5. "Ju-Ba" (Lee Morgan) - 3:55
  • Recorded at Rudy Van Gelder Studio in Hackensack, New Jersey on June 2, 1957



  1. ^ Blue Note discography accessed December 1, 2010
  2. ^ a b Allmusic Review accessed December 1, 2010
  3. ^ Swenson, J., ed. (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 115. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.