Explorations (Louis Bellson album)

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Explorations
Explorations (Louis Bellson album).jpg
Studio album by Lalo Schifrin and Louis Bellson
Released 1964
Recorded February 10-11, 1964
Los Angeles
Genre Jazz
Length 32:35
Label Roulette
R-52120
Producer Teddy Reig
Lalo Schifrin chronology
Between Broadway & Hollywood
(1963)Between Broadway & Hollywood1963
Explorations
(1964)
New Fantasy
(1964)New Fantasy1964
Louis Bellson chronology
The Mighty Two
(1963) The Mighty Two1963
Explorations
(1964) Explorations1964
Are You Ready for This?
(1965) Are You Ready for This?1965

Explorations is an album by Argentine composer, pianist and conductor Lalo Schifrin and American drummer Louis Bellson recorded in 1964 and released on the Roulette label.[1][2] It was the first album composed entirely by Schifrin and features themes that would later be used in the television detective series Mannix.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Lalo Schifrin

  1. "Variations" - 3:19
  2. "Primitive" - 5:27
  3. "Explorations" - 5:15
  4. "Cycles" - 2:15
  5. "Ostinato" - 6:24
  6. "Etude for Tympani and Strings" - 5:10
  7. "Toledano" - 4:45
  • Recorded in Los Angeles on February 10 & 1, 1964

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lalo Schifrin website accessed March 7, 2012
  2. ^ Discogs album entry accessed March 7, 2012
  3. ^ Payne, D. Lalo Schifrin discography accessed March 7, 2012