Live at Montreux (Andrew Hill album)

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Live at Montreux
Live at Montreux (Andrew Hill album).jpg
Live album by Andrew Hill
Released 1975
Recorded July 20, 1975
Genre Jazz
Length 44:17
Label Freedom
Producer Michael Cuscuna
Andrew Hill chronology
Divine Revelation
(1975)Divine Revelation1975
Live at Montreux
(1975)
Nefertiti
(1976)Nefertiti1976

Live at Montreux is the nineteenth album by American jazz pianist Andrew Hill, a live album of a solo performance recorded at the Montreux Jazz Festival in 1975 and released on the Freedom label.[1] The album features three of Hill's original compositions and one interpretation of a Duke Ellington tune.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

The Allmusic review by Ken Dryden awarded the album 4 stars and stated "Andrew Hill hadn't been recording much for a few years by the time of this 1975 concert at the Montreux Jazz Festival, and one wonders why while listening to this very entertaining solo performance".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Andrew Hill except as indicated
  1. "Snake Hip Waltz" - 11:15
  2. "Nefertiti" [mistitled "Nefertisis"] - 10:16
  3. "Come Sunday" (Duke Ellington) - 17:56
  4. "Relativity" - 4:50
  • Recorded at the Montreux Jazz Festival, Montreux, Switzerland on July 20, 1975

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Andrew Hill discography accessed October 4, 2010
  2. ^ a b Dryden, K. Allmusic Review accessed October 4, 2010