Cool Velvet

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Cool Velvet
Cool Velvet.jpg
Studio album by Stan Getz
Released Mid November 1960[1]
Recorded March 1960
Baden-Baden, Germany
Genre Jazz
Label Verve
MGV 8379
Producer Creed Taylor
Stan Getz chronology
Stan Getz at Large
(1960)Stan Getz at Large1960
Cool Velvet
(1960)
Focus
(1961)Focus1961

Cool Velvet is a studio album by American saxophonist Stan Getz, recorded and released in 1960 on Verve Records.[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Down Beat 3/5 stars[3]
Allmusic 4/5 stars[4]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "The Thrill Is Gone" (Brown, Henderson) - 5:03
  2. "It Never Entered My Mind" (Hart, Rodgers) - 4:06
  3. "Early Autumn" (Burns, Herman, Mercer) -
  4. "When I Go, I Go All the Way" (Garcia) - 4:00
  5. "A New Town Is a Blue Town" (Adler, Ross) - 2:42
  6. "'Round Midnight" (Hanighen, Monk, Williams) - 3:07
  7. "Born to Be Blue" (Torme, Wells) - 3:53
  8. "Whisper Not" (Golson) - 5:04
  9. "Goodbye" (Jenkins) -
  10. "Nature Boy (Ahbez) - 3:02

Personnel[edit]

  • Stan Getz - tenor saxophone
  • Russell Garcia - arranger and conductor
  • Blanchie Birdsong - harp
  • Dave Hildinger - vibes
  • Jan Johansson - piano
  • Freddy Dutton - bass
  • Sperie Karas - drums
  • Unidentified strings

References[edit]

  1. ^ Billboard Nov 21, 1960
  2. ^ At Discogs
  3. ^ Down Beat: March 2, 1961 Vol. 28, No. 5
  4. ^ Cool Velvet at AllMusic