Femme Fatale (Gábor Szabó album)

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Femme Fatale
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Studio album by
Released1981
RecordedMarch 27 & 30, June 6, 12 & 30, 1979
Fidelity Recording Studio, Studio City, Los Angeles
GenreJazz
Length36:22
LabelPepita
SLPR 707
ProducerGábor Szabó
Gábor Szabó chronology
Belsta River
(1978)
Femme Fatale
(1981)

Femme Fatale is the final album by Hungarian guitarist Gábor Szabó featuring performances recorded in 1979 and released on the Hungarian Pepita label in 1981.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review states ""Out of the Night" interestingly pairs him with pianist Chick Corea. But the remainder of the record is a standard late-'70s fusion date ".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic2/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Gábor Szabó except as indicated
  1. "Femme Fatale" - 8:13
  2. "Zingaro" (Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 7:08
  3. "Serena" (James Harrah) - 3:37
  4. "A Thousand Times" - 9:17
  5. "Out of the Night" (Chick Corea) - 8:07
    • Recorded at Fidelity Recording Studio in Studio City, Los Angeles

Personnel[edit]

  • Gábor Szabó - guitar
  • Chick Corea - piano (tracks 1, 4, 5)
  • Leon Bisquera - keyboards
  • James Harrah - guitar
  • David Roney - electric bass
  • Hugh Moran - drums
  • Everette Bryson - percussion
  • Gary Grant - trumpet, flugelhorn
  • Jerry Hey - trumpet, flugelhorn
  • William Reichenbach - trombone
  • Kim Hutchcroft - reeds
  • Larry Williams - reeds
  • Lawrence Sonderling- violin
  • Bobby Dubow - violin
  • Ken Yerke - violin
  • John Wittenberg - violin
  • Sheldon Sanov - violin
  • Carol Shive - violin
  • Pamela Goldsmith - viola
  • Arthur Royval - viola
  • Michael Nowak - viola
  • Ronald Cooper - cello
  • Ray Kelley - cello
  • David Campbell - arranger, conductor

References[edit]

  1. ^ Payne, D. Gábor Szabó discography accessed February 23, 2012
  2. ^ a b Payne, D. Allmusic Review accessed February 23, 2012