Jimmy Smith Trio + LD

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Jimmy Smith Trio + LD
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Studio album by Jimmy Smith Trio With Lou Donaldson
Released 1957
Recorded July 4, 1957
Manhattan Towers, New York City
Genre Jazz
Length 45:26
Label Blue Note
BNJ 61013
Producer Alfred 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
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Soft Winds" (Fletcher Henderson) - 7:58
  2. "Hollerin' and Screamin'" (Eddie Davis) - 6:59
  3. "'Round Midnight" (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" (Lewis, 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.