Meet Milt Jackson

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Meet Milt Jackson
Meet Milt Jackson.jpg
Studio album by Milt Jackson
Released 1956
Recorded February 23, 1949, November 1, 1954, February 7, 1955 and January 5, 1956
Genre Jazz
Length 37:26
Label Savoy
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Meet Milt Jackson is an album by American jazz vibraphonist Milt Jackson featuring performances recorded between 1949 and 1956 and released on the Savoy label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Jim Todd awarded the album 3½ stars stating "This collection is valuable for its three tracks from Jackson's January 1956 collaborations with Lucky Thompson.".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Milt Jackson except as indicated
  1. "They Can't Take That Away from Me" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 6:39
  2. "Soulful" - 7:31
  3. "Flamingo" (Ted Grouya, Edmund Anderson) - 3:41
  4. "Telefunken Blues" [Take 2] (Kenny Clarke, Ernie Wilkins) - 5:53
  5. "I've Lost Your Love" - 3:25
  6. "Hearing Bells" - 2:53
  7. "Junior" - 2:34
  8. "Bluesology" - 2:48
  9. "Bubu" - 2:32
  • Recorded in New York City on February 23, 1949 (tracks 6-9), in Los Angeles, California on November 1, 1954 (track 5) and in New York City on February 7, 1955 (track 4) and January 5, 1956 (tracks 1-3)

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Milt Jackson discography accessed January 16, 2012
  2. ^ a b Todd, J. Allmusic Review accessed January 16, 2012