Kyoto (album)

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Kyoto
Kyoto (album).jpg
Studio album by Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers
Released Mid October 1966[1]
Recorded February 20, 1964
New York City
Genre Jazz
Length 32:21
Label Riverside
RLP-493
Producer Orrin Keepnews
Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers chronology
Free for All
(1964)
Kyoto
(1964)
Indestructible
(1964)

Kyoto is an album by Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers, recorded in 1964 and released on the Riverside label.[2]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 3 stars stating "this is one of literally dozens of recommended Jazz Messengers recordings".[3]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[3]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 4/5 stars[4]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "The High Priest" (Curtis Fuller) - 5:55
  2. "Never Never Land" (Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Jule Styne) - 5:50
  3. "Wellington's Blues" (Art Blakey) - 5:03
  4. "Nihon Bash" (Sadao Watanabe) - 8:30
  5. "Kyoto" (Freddie Hubbard) - 7:03

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Billboard Oct 29, 1966
  2. ^ Art Blakey discography accessed October 24, 2012
  3. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed January 23, 2012
  4. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 26. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.