Jazz (Ry Cooder album)

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Studio album by Ry Cooder
Released 1978
Genre Trad jazz, dixieland, ragtime
Length 37:50
Label Warner Bros.
Producer Joseph Byrd, Ry Cooder
Ry Cooder chronology
Bop till You Drop
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Jazz is the seventh album by Ry Cooder, produced by Joseph Byrd and Ry Cooder and released on the Warner Bros. Records label.

Track listing[edit]

LP side A

  1. "Big Bad Bill (Is Sweet William Now)" (Milton Ager, Jack Yellen) – 3:34
  2. "Face to Face That I Shall Meet Him" (Traditional; adapted by Joseph Spence) – 3:16
  3. "The Pearls / Tia Juana" (Jelly Roll Morton; adapted by Ry Cooder) – 4:18
  4. "The Dream" (Jack the Bear, Jess Pickett) – 5:03
  5. "Happy Meeting in Glory" (Traditional; adapted by Joseph Spence) – 3:13

LP side B

  1. "In a Mist" (Bix Beiderbecke) – 2:05
  2. "Flashes" (Bix Beiderbecke) – 2:17
  3. "Davenport Blues" (Bix Beiderbecke) – 2:01
  4. "Shine" (Cecil Mack, Ford Dabney) – 3:43
  5. "Nobody" (Bert Williams) – 5:07
  6. "We Shall Be Happy" (Traditional; adapted by Joseph Spence) – 3:13



  • Warner Bros. Records BSK 3197