Greenhouse (Yellowjackets album)

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Greenhouse
Studio album by
ReleasedFebruary 19, 1991
GenreJazz
Length60:08
LabelGRP
ProducerYellowjackets
Yellowjackets chronology
The Spin
(1989)
Greenhouse
(1991)
Live Wires
(1992)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[1]

Greenhouse is the eighth studio album of the American jazz group Yellowjackets, released in 1991. In this album, the group was a trio. Bob Mintzer, who became an official member from next album, was credited as a guest artist. The album reached a peak position of number one on Billboard's Top Contemporary Jazz Albums chart.[2]

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Freedomland"Russell Ferrante6:09
2."Greenhouse"Ferrante, Jimmy Haslip9:00
3."Seven Stars"Ferrante, Haslip, William Kennedy7:33
4."Indian Summer"Ferrante5:33
5."Spirits"Bob Mintzer6:00
6."Brown Zone"Steve Khan4:50
7."Liam/Rain Dance"Haslip, Steve Croes, Ferrante6:34
8."Invisible People"Ferrante, Haslip, Kennedy5:45
9."Freda"Kenny Baker5:24
10."Peace"Bill Gable3:20

Personnel[edit]


  • Bob Mintzer - tenor and soprano saxophones, bass clarinet, alto flute, EWI


  • Alex Acuña - percussion
  • Steve Croes - Synclavier
  • Bill Gable - vocals (on track 8)
  • Stuart Canin - violin (on track 9)


Orchestra arranged and conducted by Vince Mendoza (on tracks 2, 4 & 9)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Connolly, Dave. Yellowjackets: Greenhouse > Review at AllMusic. Retrieved December 1, 2011.
  2. ^ "Yellowjackets: Charts & Awards". Allmusic. Retrieved August 1, 2011.