Invitation to Openness

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Invitation to Openness
Invitation to Opennness.jpg
Studio album by
Released1972
RecordedMay 4, 1971
Atlantic Studios, New York.
GenreJazz
Length51:57
LabelAtlantic
SD 1603
ProducerJoel Dorn
Les McCann chronology
Second Movement
(1970)
Invitation to Openness
(1972)
Talk to the People
(1972)

Invitation to Openness is an album by pianist Les McCann recorded in 1971 and released on the Atlantic label.[1][2]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[3]

Allmusic gives the album 4 stars stating "Every nuance of McCann's stream of consciousness comes through loud and clear" calling it "an auditory delight for fusion fans".[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Les McCann

  1. "The Lovers" - 26:02
  2. "Beaux J. Poo Boo" - 13:06
  3. "Poo Pye McGoochie (and His Friends)" - 12:30

Personnel[edit]

  • Jimmy Douglass-Recording Engineer
  • Fred Catero-Re-mix Engineer
  • Gene Paul-Mastering Engineer

References[edit]

  1. ^ Atlantic Records Catalog: 1600 series accessed March 8, 2016
  2. ^ Freed., R. Les McCann Discography accessed March 8, 2016
  3. ^ a b Edelstein, Paula. Invitation to Openness – Review at AllMusic. Retrieved March 8, 2016.