Out of the Forrest

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Out of the Forrest
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Studio album by Jimmy Forrest
Released 1961
Recorded April 18, 1961
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Length 36:52
Label Prestige
PRLP 7202
Producer Esmond Edwards
Jimmy Forrest chronology
Forrest Fire
(1960)Forrest Fire1960
Out of the Forrest
Sit Down and Relax with Jimmy Forrest
(1961)Sit Down and Relax with Jimmy Forrest1961

Out of the Forrest is an album by saxophonist Jimmy Forrest recorded in 1961 and released on the Prestige label.[1]


Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Down Beat 3/5 stars[2]
Allmusic 4/5 stars[3]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 4/5 stars[4]

Allmusic awarded the album 4 stars stating "His highly expressive powers and ability to say a lot with a few notes is very much in evidence on this excellent set".[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Jimmy Forrest except as indicated

  1. "Bolo Blues" - 4:07
  2. "I Cried for You" (Gus Arnheim, Arthur Freed, Abe Lyman) - 5:03
  3. "I've Got a Right to Cry" (Joe Liggins) - 4:22
  4. "This Can't Be Love" (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) - 4:03
  5. "By the River Sainte Marie" (Edgar Leslie, Harry Warren) - 5:13
  6. "Yesterdays" (Otto Harbach, Jerome Kern) - 5:08
  7. "Crash Program" (Forrest, Johnson) - 4:02
  8. "That's All" (Alan Brandt, Bob Haymes) - 4:54




  1. ^ Prestige Records discography accessed January 29, 2013
  2. ^ Down Beat:February 15, 1962 Vol. 29, No. 4
  3. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review, January 29, 2013
  4. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 79. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.