Jazz Mood

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Jazz Mood
Jazz Mood.jpg
Studio album by Yusef Lateef
Released 1957
Recorded April 9, 1957
New York City
Genre Jazz
Label Savoy
MG 12103
Producer Ozzie Cadena
Yusef Lateef chronology
Stable Mates
(1957)Stable Mates1957
Jazz Mood
Before Dawn: The Music of Yusef Lateef
(1957)Before Dawn: The Music of Yusef Lateef1957

Jazz Mood is the first released album by multi-instrumentalist Yusef Lateef recorded in 1957 and released on the Savoy label.[1] The album was produced from Lateef's second recording session.


Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[2]

The Allmusic site awarded the album 4½ stars.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Yusef Lateef

  1. "Metaphor" - 8:09
  2. "Yusef's Mood" - 8:36
  3. "The Beginning" - 4:13
  4. "Morning" - 10:38
  5. "Blues in Space" - 7:07



  1. ^ Yusef Lateef discography accessed July 18, 2012
  2. ^ a b Allmusic Review, accessed July 18, 2012