Little Red's Fantasy

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Little Red's Fantasy
Little Red's Fantasy.jpg
Studio album by Woody Shaw
Released 1978
Recorded June 29, 1976
Blue Rock Studios, New York City
Genre Jazz
Length 39:02
Label Muse
MR 5103
Producer Michael Cuscuna
Woody Shaw chronology
Love Dance
(1975)Love Dance1975
Little Red's Fantasy
(1976)
The Woody Shaw Concert Ensemble at the Berliner Jazztage
(1976)The Woody Shaw Concert Ensemble at the Berliner Jazztage1976

Little Red's Fantasy is an album led by trumpeter Woody Shaw which was recorded in 1976 and released on the Muse label.[1][2] Little Red's Fantasy was reissued by Mosaic Records as part of Woody Shaw: The Complete Muse Sessions in 2013.

Reception[edit]

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

Scott Yanow of Allmusic stated, "The varied originals give the musicians strong foundations for their freewheeling and spontaneous solos, making this one of Woody Shaw's better recordings".[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Woody Shaw except as indicated

  1. "Jean Marie" (Ronnie Mathews) - 7:42
  2. "Sashianova" (Stafford James) - 10:00
  3. "In Case You Haven't Heard" - 6:26
  4. "Little Red's Fantasy" - 7:05
  5. "Tomorrow's Destiny" - 7:46

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Woody Shaw discography Archived 2013-10-17 at the Wayback Machine. accessed August 19, 2013
  2. ^ Woody Shaw catalog accessed August 22, 2013
  3. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review, accessed August 19, 2013
  4. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 178. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.