Conversations (Eric Dolphy album)

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Conversations
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Studio album by Eric Dolphy
Released 1964
Recorded July 1 & 3, 1963[1]
Genre Jazz
Length 33:50
Label Douglas, Fuel[2], Vee Jay
Producer Alan Douglas
Eric Dolphy chronology
Iron Man
(1963)
Conversations
(1964)
Out to Lunch!
(1964)

Conversations is a 1963 album by American jazz multi-instrumentalist, Eric Dolphy, later reissued on VJ Records as "The Eric Dolphy Memorial Album."

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[3]

Allmusic called these sessions with producer Alan Douglas, which also generated the album Iron Man, among Dolphy's best besides Out to Lunch!.[4]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Jitterbug Waltz" (Fats Waller) – 7:17
  2. "Music Matador" (Prince Lasha, Sonny Simmons) – 9:35
  3. "Love Me" (Ned Washington, Victor Young) – 3:22
  4. "Alone Together" (Howard Dietz, Arthur Schwartz) – 13:36

Personnel[edit]

Production

  • Alan Douglas – producer
  • Bill Schwartau – engineer
  • Howie Weinberg – mastering

References[edit]