is an album by American jazz trombonists Israel Kai Winding and J. J. Johnson featuring performances recorded in 1968 and released on the CTI label. 
Reception [ edit ]
Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 2 stars and stated "This date is a bit commercial, with a small string section and woodwinds utilized on five of the nine numbers. Still, the beautiful tones of the co-leaders make this a worthwhile set ". 
Track listing [ edit ]
My Funny Valentine" ( Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) - 4:23 "Israel" (
John Carisi) - 5:22 "Catherine's Theme" (
Francis Lai) - 5:14 "
Am I Blue / Sonnyboy" ( Harry Akst, Grant Clarke / Ray Henderson, Bud De Sylva, Lew Brown) - 4:32 "
Never My Love" ( Donald Addrisi, Richard Addrisi) - 2:53 "
Saturday Night Is the Loneliest Night of the Week" ( Jule Styne, Sammy Kahn) - 2:52 "
St. James Infirmary" (Joe Primrose) - 4:04 "Django" (
John Lewis) - 4:52 "
Try To Remember" ( Tom Jones, Harvey Schmidt) - 4:11
Recorded at Van Gelder Studio in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on February 19 (track 5 & 6), March 4 (track 2), March 12 (track 3 & 7), and April 16 (track 1, 4, 8 & 9), 1968
Personnel [ edit ]
J. J. Johnson, Kai Winding — trombone
Herbie Hancock - piano
Ross Tompkins - piano, harpsichord
Eric Gale, Bucky Pizarelli - guitar
Ron Carter, Richard Davis - bass
Grady Tate - drums Phil Bodner, George Marge, Romeo Penque -
flute, oboe, clarinet Walter Kane, Frank Schwartz -
bassoon Lewis Eley, Leo Kruczek, Charles Libove, David Nadien, Eugene Orloff, Tosha Samaroff -
violin Al Brown -
viola George Ricci -
cello Eugene Bianco -
Don Sebesky, J. J. Johnson, Kai Winding - arranger, conductor
References [ edit ]