Mr. Shing-A-Ling

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Mr. Shing-A-Ling
Mr. Shing-A-Ling.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedMid January 1968[1]
RecordedOctober 27, 1967
StudioVan Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
GenreJazz
Length37:46
LabelBlue Note
BST 84271
ProducerFrancis Wolff
Lou Donaldson chronology
Alligator Bogaloo
(1967)
Mr. Shing-A-Ling
(1968)
Midnight Creeper
(1968)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic2.5/5 stars[2]

Mr. Shing-A-Ling is an album by jazz saxophonist Lou Donaldson recorded for the Blue Note label in 1967 and featuring Donaldson with Blue Mitchell, Lonnie Smith, Jimmy Ponder, and Leo Morris (better known as Idris Muhammad).[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Lou Donaldson except as indicated
  1. "Ode to Billie Joe" (Bobby Gentry) - 6:33
  2. "The Humpback" - 5:28
  3. "The Shadow of Your Smile" (Johnny Mandel, Paul Francis Webster) - 6:25
  4. "Peepin'" (Lonnie Smith) - 8:21
  5. "The Kid" (Harold Ousley) - 10:59

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

  • "Lou Donaldson – Mr. Shing-A-Ling". www.allaboutjazz.com. Retrieved 2010-06-09.