Free Speech (album)

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Free Speech
Free Speech (album).jpg
Studio album by Eddie Harris
Released 1970
Recorded December 15, 1969
Studio Universal Studios, Chicago
Genre Jazz
Length 34:47
Label Atlantic
SD 1573
Producer Eddie Harris, Marvin Lagunoff
Eddie Harris chronology
Swiss Movement
(1969)Swiss Movement1969
Free Speech
(1969)
Come on Down!
(1970)Come on Down!1970

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
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[3]

Reception[edit]

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

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  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