In Memory Of (Stanley Turrentine album)

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In Memory Of
In Memory Of.jpg
Studio album by Stanley Turrentine
Released 1979
Recorded June 3, 1964
Genre Jazz
Label Blue Note
Producer Alfred Lion
Stanley Turrentine chronology
Blue Flames
(1964)Blue Flames1964
In Memory Of
Mr. Natural
(1964)Mr. Natural1964

In Memory Of is the eleventh album by jazz saxophonist Stanley Turrentine, recorded for the Blue Note label in 1964 but not released until the 1980s, and performed by Turrentine with Blue Mitchell, Curtis Fuller, Herbie Hancock, Bob Cranshaw, and Otis Finch.[1]


Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[2]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide3/5 stars[3]

The Allmusic review by Michael Erlewine awarded the album 4½ stars.[4]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Fried Pies (Wes Montgomery) - 10:25
  2. "In Memory Of" (Randy Weston) - 6:58
  3. "Niger Mambo" (Bobby Benson) - 3:21
  4. "Make Someone Happy" (Jule Styne, Betty Comden, Adolph Green) - 6:20
  5. "Jodie's Cha Cha" (Bill Lee) - 6:14
  6. "Sunday in New York" (Carroll Coates, Peter Nero) - 6:44
  • Recorded at Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ on June 3, 1964.




  1. ^ Stanley Turrentine discography accessed January 6, 2010.
  2. ^ Allmusic Review
  3. ^ Swenson, J., ed. (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 194. ISBN 0-394-72643-X. 
  4. ^ Erlewine, M. Allmusic Review accessed January 6, 2010.