Jimmy Smith Trio + LD

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Jimmy Smith Trio + LD
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Studio album by
RecordedJuly 4, 1957
StudioManhattan Towers, New York City
LabelBlue Note
BNJ 61013
ProducerAlfred Lion
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Jimmy Smith Trio + LD is an album by jazz organist Jimmy Smith and saxophonist Lou Donaldson recorded for the Blue Note label in 1957 and released only in Japan.[1]


The album was awarded 2½ stars by Stephen Thomas Erlewine in an Allmusic review which stated:

"in general, the session is bland but pleasant offering nothing truly memorable".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic2.5/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Soft Winds" (Benny Goodman) – 7:58
  2. "Hollerin' and Screamin'" (Eddie Davis) – 6:59
  3. "'Round Midnight" (Thelonious Monk) – 6:27
  4. "Star Eyes" (Gene DePaul, Don Raye) – 4:59
  5. "Darn That Dream" (Eddie DeLange, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 6:41
  6. "Street of Dreams" (Sam M. Lewis, Victor Young) – 5:12
  7. "Cha Cha J" (Jimmy Smith, Lou Donaldson) – 4:18





  1. ^ Lou Donaldson discography accessed November 29, 2010.
  2. ^ a b Erlewine, S. T. Allmusic Review accessed November 29, 2010.