Gnu High

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Gnu High
Gnu High.jpg
Studio album by Kenny Wheeler
Released 1976
Recorded June 1975
Studio Generation Sound Studios, New YorkExam
Genre Jazz
Length 40:36
Label ECM
Producer Manfred Eicher
Kenny Wheeler chronology
Song for Someone
Gnu High
Ensemble Fusionaire
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Gnu High is an LP by Canadian Kenny Wheeler featuring Keith Jarrett, Dave Holland and Jack DeJohnette recorded in 1975 and released on the ECM label in 1976.


The Allmusic review by Michael G. Nastos calls the album "an auspicious starting point, albeit long winded, for a magical performer whose sound and smarts captured the imagination of so many fellow musicians and listeners from this point onward".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Kenny Wheeler.

  1. "Heyoke" – 21:56
  2. "Smatter" – 6:01
  3. "Gnu Suite" – 12:49



  1. ^ Allmusic Review
  2. ^ Nastos, M. G. Allmusic Review accessed September 7, 2009