Expoobident

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Expoobident
Expoobident.jpg
Studio album by Lee Morgan
Released Mid August 1961[1]
Recorded October 14, 1960
Universal Recorders, Chicago
Genre Jazz
Length 31:32 original LP
Label Vee-Jay
VJLP 3015
Producer Sid McCoy
Lee Morgan chronology
Lee-Way
(1960)Lee-Way1960
Expoobident
(1960)
Take Twelve
(1962)Take Twelve1962

Expoobident is an album by jazz trumpeter Lee Morgan originally released on the Vee-Jay label. It was recorded on October 14, 1960 and features performances by Morgan with Clifford Jordan, Eddie Higgins, Art Davis and Art Blakey.

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Steve Loewy awarded the album 4 stars stating "This release retains the original liner notes by Nat Hentoff, as well as the attractive artwork of the initial issue.".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Expoobident" (Higgins) - 5:01
  2. "Easy Living" (Rainger, Robin) - 5:57
  3. "Triple Track" (Morgan) - 5:00
  4. "Fire" (Shorter) - 4:51
  5. "Just in Time" (Comden, Green, Styne) - 3:32
  6. "The Hearing" (Jordan) - 3:36
  7. "Lost and Found" (Jordan) - 3:35

Bonus tracks on CD reissue:

  1. "Expoobident" [Alternate take] - 5:06
  2. "Triple Track [Alternate take] - 5:12
  3. "Fire" [Alternate take] - 5:07
  4. "Just in Time" [Alternate take] - 5:46

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Billboard Aug 14, 1961
  2. ^ a b Loewy, S. Allmusic Review accessed November 19, 2011