Milt Jackson and the Hip String Quartet

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Milt Jackson and the Hip String Quartet
Milt Jackson and the Hip String Quartet.jpg
Studio album by Milt Jackson
Released 1968
Recorded May 9 and June 3 & 17, 1968
Genre Jazz
Length 31:06
Label Verve
Producer Esmond Edwards
Milt Jackson chronology
Under the Jasmin Tree
(1967)Under the Jasmin Tree1967
Milt Jackson and the Hip String Quartet
That's the Way It Is
(1969)That's the Way It Is1969

Milt Jackson and the Hip String Quatet is an album by vibraphonist Milt Jackson accompanied by a string quartet arranged and conducted by Tom McIntosh that was recorded in 1968 and released on the Verve label.[1]


The Allmusic review awarded the album three out of five stars.[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "You Got to Pay When the Deal Goes Down" (Tom McIntosh) - 3:28
  2. "The Morning After" (Bernard Ebbinghouse) - 3:30
  3. "For All We Know" (J. Fred Coots, Sam M. Lewis) - 3:29
  4. "A Walkin' Thing" (Benny Carter) - 5:33
  5. "In Walked Bud" (Thelonious Monk) - 3:37
  6. "A Little Too Much" (Mike Appel, Don Henny) - 3:46
  7. "Bags and Strings" (Milt Jackson) - 3:30
  8. "New Rhumba" (Ahmad Jamal) - 4:13
  • Recorded in New York City on May 9, 1968 (track eight), June 3, 1968 (tracks four and seven) and June 17, 1968 (tracks one to three, five and six)



  1. ^ Milt Jackson discography accessed February 1, 2012
  2. ^ a b Allmusic Review accessed February 1, 2012