Journey (McCoy Tyner album)

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Journey
Journey (McCoy Tyner album).jpg
Studio album by McCoy Tyner
Released 1993
Recorded May 24–27, 1993
Genre Jazz
Length 59:42
Label Birdology
McCoy Tyner chronology
The Turning Point
(1992)
Journey
(1993)
Manhattan Moods
(1993)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Journey is an album by McCoy Tyner's Big Band released on the Birdology label in 1993. It was recorded in May 1993 and features performances by Tyner's Big Band, which included Steve Turre, Joe Ford, Billy Harper, Avery Sharpe and Frank Lacy. The Allmusic review by Ron Wynn states that "While this isn't among Tyner's greatest recordings, it's still a rigorous, often exciting big-band date".[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Samba Dei Ber" (Rangelov) - 4:20
  2. "Juanita" (Turre) 11:00
  3. "Choices" (Mackrel) - 11:17
  4. "You Taught My Heart to Sing" (Cahn, Tyner) - 6:17
  5. "Peresina" - 11:15
  6. "Blues on the Corner" - 9:29
  7. "January in Brasil" (Sharpe) - 6:04
All compositions by McCoy Tyner except as indicated
  • Recorded in NYC, November 19 & 20, 1991

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic Review
  2. ^ Wynn, R. Allmusic Review accessed March 5, 2009.