Not Now, I'll Tell You When

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Not Now, I'll Tell You When
Not Now, I'll Tell You When.jpg
Studio album by Count Basie & His Orchestra
Released 1960
Recorded June 7, 9, 16 & 24, 1960
New York City
Genre Jazz
Length 35:31
Label Roulette
SR 52044
Count Basie chronology
String Along with Basie
(1960)String Along with Basie1960
Not Now, I'll Tell You When
The Count Basie Story
(1960)The Count Basie Story1960

Not Now, I'll Tell You When is an album by pianist and bandleader Count Basie featuring tracks recorded in 1960 and originally released on the Roulette label.[1][2]


Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic3/5 stars[3]

AllMusic awarded the album 3 stars and its review by Scott Yanow states, "Because of the obscure repertoire, this is a fine LP for veteran Basie collectors. The band is in its usual swinging form".[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Not Now, I'll Tell You When" (Thad Jones, Count Basie) - 3:37
  2. "Rare Butterfly" (Frank Foster, Basie) - 4:32
  3. "Back to the Apple" (Foster, Basie) - 4:42
  4. "Ol' Man River" (Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II) - 4:52
  5. "Mama's Talkin' Soft" (Jules Styne, Stephen Sondheim) - 4:23
  6. "The Daly Jump" (Freddie Green, Basie) - 4:07
  7. "Blue on Blue" (Frank Wess, Basie) - 3:02
  8. "Swinging at the Waldorf" (Wess, Basie) - 3:40
  9. "Sweet and Purty" (Jones, Basie) - 3:26



  1. ^ Edwards, D. & Callahan, M. Roulette Album Discography, Part 3, accessed November, 3, 2015
  2. ^ Kitora, R., Count Basie Discography - 1960-1969, accessed November, 3, 2015
  3. ^ a b Yanow, Scott. Not Now, I'll Tell You When – Review at AllMusic. Retrieved November, 3, 2015.