Moon Faced and Starry Eyed

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Moon Faced and Starry Eyed
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Studio album by Max Roach + 4
Released 1959
Recorded October 9 & 10, 1959
Universal Recorders, Chicago
Genre Jazz
Length 33:36
Label Mercury
MG 20491
Producer Hal Mooney
Max Roach chronology
Quiet as It's Kept
(1959)Quiet as It's Kept1959
Moon Faced and Starry Eyed
(1959)
Long as You're Living
(1959)Long as You're Living1959
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Moon Faced and Starry Eyed is an album by American jazz drummer Max Roach, featuring vocalist Abbey Lincoln on two tracks, recorded in 1959 and released on the Mercury label.[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "You're Mine, You" (Edward Heyman, Johnny Green) - 2:46
  2. "Come Rain or Come Shine" (Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen) - 3:18
  3. "Wild Is the Wind" (Dimitri Tiomkin, Ned Washington) - 3:17
  4. "Speak Low" (Kurt Weill, Ogden Nash) - 2:50
  5. "I Concentrate on You" (Cole Porter) - 4:51
  6. "Moon Faced, Starry Eyed" (Weill, Langston Hughes) - 2:55
  7. "Never Let Me Go" (Jay Livingston, Ray Evans) - 3:04
  8. "Namely You" (Gene de Paul, Mercer) - 2:48
  9. "Never Leave Me" (Gordon Jenkins) - 5:44

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic Rating accessed September 21, 2012
  2. ^ Max Roach discography accessed September 21, 2012