Down with It!

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Down with It!
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Studio album by The Blue Mitchell Quintet
Released April 1966[1]
Recorded July 14, 1965
Studio Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Genre Jazz
Length 41:34
Label Blue Note
BST 84214
Producer Alfred Lion
Blue Mitchell chronology
The Thing to Do
Down with It!
Bring It Home to Me

Down with It! is an album by American trumpeter Blue Mitchell, recorded in 1965 and released on the Blue Note label.[2]


Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic4/5 stars[3]

The Allmusic review by Stephen Thomas Erlewine awarded the album 4 stars and stated "the record is so relaxed that it fails to generate much spark, but each the soloists have fine moments that makes the session worthwhile for jazz purists".[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Hi-Heel Sneakers" (Robert Higginbotham) – 8:23
  2. "Perception" (Chick Corea, Blue Mitchell) – 5:41
  3. "Alone, Alone, and Alone" (Terumasa Hino) – 7:45
  4. "March on Selma" (Mitchell) – 6:16
  5. "One Shirt" (William Boone) – 7:30
  6. "Samba de Stacy" (Boone) – 5:59



  1. ^ Billboard Apr 9, 1966
  2. ^ Blue Note discography accessed October 20, 2010
  3. ^ a b Erlewine, S. T. Allmusic Review accessed October 20, 2010