Gooden's Corner

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Gooden's Corner
Gooden's Corner.jpg
Studio album by Grant Green
Released 1980
Recorded December 23, 1961
Studio Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
Genre Jazz
Length 40:11
Label Blue Note
GXF 3058
Producer Alfred Lion
Grant Green chronology
Gooden's Corner

Gooden's Corner is an album by American jazz guitarist Grant Green featuring performances recorded in 1961 and released on the Japanese Blue Note label in 1980.[1] The tracks were also released in 1997 as part of The Complete Quartets with Sonny Clark.


Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[2]

The Allmusic review by Michael Erlewine awarded the album 4½ stars and stated "This is an album of real beauty and synergy between Green and pianist Sonny Clark".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Grant Green except as indicated.
  1. "On Green Dolphin Street" (Kaper, Washington) - 6:26
  2. "Shadrack" (MacGimsey) - 6:23
  3. "What Is This Thing Called Love?" (Cole Porter) - 5:50
  4. "Moon River" (Mancini, Mercer) - 5:37
  5. "Gooden's Corner" - 8:14
  6. "Two for One" - 7:41



  1. ^ Grant Green discography accessed September 16, 2010
  2. ^ a b Erlewine, M. Allmusic Review accessed September 16, 2010