Genetic Walk

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Genetic Walk
Genetic Walk.jpg
Studio album by Ahmad Jamal
Released 1975
Recorded 1975
Studio P.S. Recording Studio, Chicago, Wally Heider Recording, Los Angeles, and The Village Recorder, Los Angeles
Genre Jazz Fusion
Length 38:49
Label 20th Century T-600
Producer Ahmad Jamal
Ahmad Jamal chronology
Jamal Plays Jamal
Genetic Walk
Steppin' Out with a Dream
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 2/5 stars[2]

Genetic Walk is an album by American jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal featuring performances recorded in 1975 and released on the 20th Century label.[3]

Critical reception[edit]

Allmusic awarded the album 3 stars stating "Last of his albums to enjoy crossover chart activity".[1]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Ahmad Jamal unless noted.

  1. "Genetic Walk" – 6:10
  2. "Spartacus Love Theme" (Alex North) – 3:45
  3. "Chaser" – 3:13
  4. "La Costa" (Natalie Cole, Linda Williams) – 5:47
  5. "Pablo Sierra" – 4:39
  6. "Bellows" – 6:45
  7. "Don't Ask My Neighbors" (Skip Scarborough) – 4:16
  8. "Time For Love" (Johnny Mandel, Paul Francis Webster) – 4:14



  1. ^ a b Wynn, R. Allmusic Review accessed May 24, 2012
  2. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 111. ISBN 0-394-72643-X. 
  3. ^ Ahmad Jamal discography accessed May 24, 2012