New Faces at Newport

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New Faces at Newport
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Live album by Randy Weston / Lem Winchester
Released 1958
Recorded July 5, 1958
Venue Newport Jazz Festival, Newport, Rhode Island
Genre Jazz
Label MetroJazz
E 1005
Randy Weston chronology
Piano á la Mode
(1957)Piano á la Mode1957
New Faces at Newport
Little Niles
(1958)Little Niles1958

New Faces at Newport is a split album by pianist Randy Weston's trio and vibraphonist Lem Winchester's quartet which was recorded in 1958 at the Newport Jazz Festival and released on the MetroJazz label.[1]


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

Allmusic awarded the album 3 stars.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Randy Weston except as indicated'

  1. "Hi-Fly" - 6:38
  2. "Excerpt from Bantu Suite" - 9:27
  3. "Beef Blues Stew" - 6:33
  4. "Machine Blues" - 4:35
  5. "Now's the Time" (Charlie Parker)
  6. "Polka Dots and Moonbeams" (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke)
  7. "Take the "A" Train" (Billy Strayhorn)



  1. ^ Randy Weston discography, accessed August 13, 2012.
  2. ^ a b Allmusic review, accessed August 13, 2012.