Imagination (Curtis Fuller album)

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Imagination
Imagination (Curtis Fuller album).jpg
Studio album by The Curtis Fuller Sextette
Released 1960
Recorded December 17, 1959
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
Genre Jazz
Length 37:27
Label Savoy
MG 12144
Producer Herman Lubinsky
Curtis Fuller chronology
The Curtis Fuller Jazztet
(1959)The Curtis Fuller Jazztet1959
Imagination
(1959)
Images of Curtis Fuller
(1960)Images of Curtis Fuller1960

Imagination is an album by American trombonist Curtis Fuller's Sextette recorded in 1959 and released on the Savoy label.[1]

Reception[edit]

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

The Allmusic website awarded the album 4 stars stating "Although the material (other than the lone standard "Imagination") is unfamiliar, the chord changes inspire the players to create some fine solos. Easily recommended to hard bop fans lucky enough to find this album".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Curtis Fuller except as indicated

  1. "Kachin" - 6:57
  2. "Bang Bang" - 6:11
  3. "Imagination" (Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen) - 6:50
  4. "Blues de Funk" - 9:10
  5. "Lido Road" - 8:23

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Savoy Records Discography accessed September 5, 2012
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed September 5, 2012