Frank-ly Speaking

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Frank-ly Speaking
Frank-ly Speaking.jpg
Studio album by Horace Parlan
Released 1977
Recorded February 5, 1977
Genre Jazz
Length 56:11
Label SteepleChase
Horace Parlan chronology
No Blues
(1975)No Blues1975
Frank-ly Speaking
(1977)
Goin' Home
(1977)Goin' Home1977

Frank-ly Speaking is an album by American jazz pianist Horace Parlan featuring performances recorded in the U.S. in 1977 and released on the Danish-based SteepleChase label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Ken Dryden awarded the album 4 stars stating "the playing is inspired throughout the date by everyone involved".[2]

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

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Frank-ly Speaking" (Horace Parlan) - 3:55
  2. "Quietude" (Thad Jones) - 4:28
  3. "Hit It" (Lisle Atkinson) - 6:29
  4. "Mirror Lake" (Idrees Sulieman) - 8:18
  5. "Chocolate Cadillac" (Sulieman) - 10:04
  6. "Misty Thursday" (Duke Jordan) - 6:39
  7. "U.A.I." (Sulieman) - 7:22
  8. "Veronica's Walk" (Tony Inzalaco) - 8:56

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ SteepleChase Records catalog accessed September 23, 2010
  2. ^ a b Dryden, K. Allmusic Review accessed September 23, 2010