Free Speech (album)

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Free Speech
Free Speech (album).jpg
Studio album by
RecordedDecember 15, 1969
StudioUniversal Studios, Chicago
SD 1573
ProducerEddie Harris, Marvin Lagunoff
Eddie Harris chronology
Swiss Movement
Free Speech
Come on Down!

Free Speech is an album by American jazz saxophonist Eddie Harris recorded in 1969 and released on the Atlantic label.[1][2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic3/5 stars[3]


The Allmusic review states "Harris plays quite well as usual (he can be easily identified within a note or two) but none of his six originals on this out-of-print LP are very substantial".[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Eddie Harris except as indicated

  1. "Wait Please" - 8:47
  2. "Boogie Woogie Bossa Nova" - 6:18
  3. "Penthology" - 2:38
  4. "Bold and Black" - 4:50
  5. "Things You Do" - 3:14
  6. "Free Speech" (Harris, Jodie Christian, Billy Hart, Louis Spears) - 9:00



  1. ^ Atlantic Records discography accessed May 11, 2012
  2. ^ Eddie Harris Discography, accessed June 22, 2017
  3. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed May 11, 2012