Free at Last (Mal Waldron album)

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Free at Last
Free at Last (Mal Waldron album).jpg
Studio album by
Released1969
RecordedNovember 24, 1969
GenreJazz
Length41:29
LabelECM
ProducerManfred Eicher
Mal Waldron chronology
Set Me Free
(1969)
Free at Last
(1969)
Tokyo Bound
(1970)

Free at Last is an album by American jazz pianist Mal Waldron recorded in 1969 and released on the ECM label.[1] The album was the first release on the influential European jazz label.

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 3 stars stating "The music overall is not that memorable or unique but it does have its unpredictable moments and finds Waldron really stretching himself."[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Mal Waldron except as indicated
  1. "Rat Now" — 10:18
  2. "Balladina" — 5:05
  3. "1-3-234" — 4:05
  4. "Rock My Soul" — 11:23
  5. "Willow Weep for Me" (Ann Ronell) — 7:34
  6. "Boo" — 3:24
  • Recorded at Studio Bauer in Ludwigsburg, West Germany on November 24, 1969.

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mal Waldron discography accessed February 22, 2011
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed February 22, 2011