On Stage (Gerald Wilson album)

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On Stage
On Stage (Gerald Wilson album).jpg
Studio album by Gerald Wilson Orchestra
Released 1965
Recorded January 13 and March 10, 1965
Capitol Studios and Pacific Jazz Studios, Los Angeles, CA
Genre Jazz
Label Pacific Jazz
PJ 88
Producer Richard Bock
Gerald Wilson chronology
McCann/Wilson
(1964)McCann/Wilson1964
On Stage
(1965)
Feelin' Kinda Blues
(1965)Feelin' Kinda Blues1965

On Stage is an album by the Gerald Wilson Orchestra recorded in 1965 and released on the Pacific Jazz label.[1][2]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4/5 stars[3]

AllMusic rated the album with 4 stars; in his review, Scott Yanow said: "Arranger Gerald Wilson led one of the finest big bands of the 1960s. This out of print LP features the L.A. orchestra in top form although, since it is a studio album, its title is inaccurate".[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Gerald Wilson except as indicated

  1. "Los Moros de Espana" - 3:05
  2. "Who Can I Turn To?" (Leslie Bricusse, Anthony Newley) - 2:50
  3. "Ricardo" - 4:30
  4. "Musette" - 2:34
  5. "In the Limelight" - 5:47
  6. "Lighthouse Blues" - 7:25
  7. "El Viti" - 3:50
  8. "Lately" (Lester Robinson) - 3:42
  9. "Perdido" (Juan Tizol) - 4:26
  • Recorded at Capitol Studios on January 13, 1965 (tracks 1, 4, 6 & 9) and Pacific Jazz Studios on March 10, 1965 (tracks 2, 3, 5, 7 & 8) in Los Angeles, CA. The album is also known as In The Limelight

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pacific Jazz Records Catalog: 10000/20000 series accessed January 12, 2016
  2. ^ Pacific Jazz 10000/20000 series discography, accessed December 15, 2015
  3. ^ a b Yanow, Scott. On Stage – Review at AllMusic. Retrieved January 13, 2016.