Live at the Half-Note

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Live at the Half-Note
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Live album by Art Farmer Quartet featuring Jim Hall
Released 1964
Recorded December 5, 6 & 7, 1963
Half Note Club, New York City
Genre Jazz
Length 37:26
Label Atlantic
SD 1421
Producer Arif Mardin
Art Farmer chronology
Interaction
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To Sweden with Love
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Jim Hall chronology
Interaction
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Live at the Half-Note
(1963) Live at the Half-Note1963
To Sweden with Love
(1964) To Sweden with Love1964

Live at the Half-Note is an album by Art Farmer's Quartet featuring guitarist Jim Hall recorded in 1963 at the Half Note Club and released on the Atlantic label.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[2]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow states, "Hall was a perfect musical partner for Farmer since both musicians have mellow sounds and thoughtful improvising styles that are more complex than expected".[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Stompin' at the Savoy" (Benny Goodman, Andy Razaf, Edgar Sampson, Chick Webb) - 12:27
  2. "Swing Spring" (Miles Davis) - 5:51
  3. "What's New?" (Johnny Burke, Bob Haggart) - 4:24
  4. "I Want to Be Happy" (Irving Caesar, Vincent Youmans) - 9:41
  5. "I'm Gettin' Sentimental Over You" (George Bassman, Ned Washington) - 5:03

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Art Farmer discography accessed June 20, 2012
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed June 20, 2012