Conversations (Eric Dolphy album)

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Studio album by Eric Dolphy
Released 1963
Recorded July 1 & 3, 1963[1]
Genre Jazz
Length 33:50
Label Fuel[2]
Producer Alan Douglas
Eric Dolphy chronology
Iron Man
(1963)String Module Error: Match not found1963
Out to Lunch!
(1964)Out to Lunch!1964

Conversations is a 1963 album by American jazz multi-instrumentalist, Eric Dolphy, originally released on Douglas Records. It has also been released as The Eric Dolphy Memorial Album , on VJ Records, VJLP-2503.


Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 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



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