In This Korner

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In This Korner
In This Korner.jpg
Live album by Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers
Released 1978
Recorded May 8, 1978
Venue Keystone Korner, San Francisco, California
Genre Jazz
Label Concord Jazz
CJ 68
Producer Frank Dorritie
Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers chronology
In My Prime Vol. 2
(1977)In My Prime Vol. 21977
In This Korner
(1978)
Reflections in Blue
(1978)Reflections in Blue1978

In This Korner is a live album by drummer Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers recorded at the Keystone Korner in San Francisco in 1978 and released on the Concord Jazz label.[1][2]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[3]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 4/5 stars[4]

Allmusic awarded the album 3 stars stating that "Although one of the lesser-known editions of The Jazz Messengers, the sextet featured on this Concord session could hold its own with its more acclaimed predecessors and successors".[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by James Williams except where noted.

  1. Art Blakey Intro - 1:17
  2. "Pamela" (Bobby Watson) - 9:31
  3. "Unlimited" - 6:36
  4. "In This Korner" - 7:47
  5. "The Song Is You" (Oscar Hammerstein II, Jerome Kern) - 7:28
  6. "Dark Side, Light Side" (George Cables) - 10:11
  7. "1977 A.D." - 10:19 Bonus track on CD
  8. "Blue for Two" (Valery Ponomarev) - 7:33

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Art Blakey discography accessed June 18, 2013
  2. ^ Art Blakey chronology accessed June 18, 2013
  3. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review, accessed June 18, 2013
  4. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 26. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.