Mal Waldron Plays the Blues

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Mal Waldron Plays the Blues
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Live album by
RecordedJune 29, 1971
ProducerHorst Weber
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Mal Waldron Plays the Blues

Mal Waldron Plays the Blues is a live album by American jazz pianist Mal Waldron recorded in Munich in 1971 and released on the Enja label.[1]


The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 3 stars stating "The three Waldron and two Woode compositions generally have their own personalities (although none became standards) and serve as excellent showcases for Waldron's repetitive and percussive style. A fine effort".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic3/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Mal Waldron except as indicated
  1. Announcement — 1:30
  2. "Blues For F.P." — 11:23
  3. "Way In" — 9:18
  4. Announcement — 1:12
  5. "Miles and Miles of Blues" — 5:32
  6. "Up Down Blues" (Jimmy Woode) — 6:03
  7. "Blues For D.S." (Woode) — 9:07
  • Recorded at the Domicile in Munich, West Germany on June 29, 1971.



  1. ^ Mal Waldron discography accessed February 25, 2011
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed February 25, 2011