Mr. Jones (Elvin Jones album)

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Mr. Jones
Mr Jones (Elvin Jones album).jpg
Studio album by Elvin Jones
Released 1973
Recorded July 12-13, 1972
Studio Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Genre Jazz
Length 38:19
Label Blue Note
BN-LA 110-F
Producer Francis Wolff, George Butler
Elvin Jones chronology
Mr. Jones
Live at the Lighthouse
(1972)Live at the Lighthouse1972

Mr. Jones is an album by American jazz drummer Elvin Jones recorded in 1972 and released on the Blue Note label in 1973.[1] The track "G. G." was erroneously listed on the original LP as "Gee Gee".


The Allmusic review awarded the album 4½ stars.[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Elvin Jones except where noted

  1. "One's Native Place" - 6:16
  2. "G. G." (Gene Perla) - 5:45
  3. "Mr. Jones" - 7:34
  4. "What's Up? - That's It" (Perla) - 5:37
  5. "Soultrane" (Tadd Dameron) - 6:12
  6. "New Breed" (Dave Liebman) - 6:55

Recorded on September 26, 1969 (track 2,4,6) and July 12 (tracks 1,2,5)



  1. ^ Elvin Jones discography accessed January 18, 2011
  2. ^ a b Allmusic Review accessed January 18, 2011