Listen to the Ahmad Jamal Quintet

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Listen to the Ahmad Jamal Quintet
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Studio album by Ahmad Jamal
Released 1961
Recorded August 15–17, 1960
Studio Ter-Mar Recording Studios, Chicago
Genre Jazz
Length 33:28
Label Argo
LPS-673
Producer Jack Tracy
Ahmad Jamal chronology
At the Pershing, Vol. 2
(1961)At the Pershing, Vol. 21961
Listen to the Ahmad Jamal Quintet
(1961)
Ahmad Jamal's Alhambra
(1961)Ahmad Jamal's Alhambra1961
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Listen to the Ahmad Jamal Quintet is an album by American jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal featuring performances recorded in 1960 and released on the Argo label.[2]

Critical reception[edit]

Allmusic awarded the album 4½ stars.[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Ahmad's Waltz" (Ahmad Jamal) – 4:44
  2. "Valentina" (Christine Reynolds) – 2:19
  3. "Yesterdays" (Otto Harbach, Jerome Kern) – 2:57
  4. "Tempo for Two" (Joe Kennedy) – 3:26
  5. "Hallelujah" (Vincent Youmans, Leo Robin) – 2:06
  6. "It's a Wonderful World" (Harold Adamson, Jan Savitt, Johnny Watson) – 2:50
  7. "Baía" (Ary Barroso) – 4:04
  8. "You Came a Long Way from St. Louis" (John Benson Brooks, Bob Russell) – 3:53
  9. "Lover Man" (Jimmy Davis, Ram Ramirez, James Sherman) – 4:04
  10. "Who Cares?" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 3:05

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Allmusic Review accessed May 22, 20121
  2. ^ Ahmad Jamal discography accessed May 22, 2012