Parisian Sketches

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Parisian Sketches
Parisian Sketches.jpg
Studio album by Max Roach
Released 1960
Recorded March 1 & 2, 1960
Barclay Studios, Paris, France
Genre Jazz
Length 35:57
Label Mercury
MG 20491
Max Roach chronology
Long as You're Living
(1960)Long as You're Living1960
Parisian Sketches
(1960)
We Insist!
(1960)We Insist!1960
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Down Beat 4/5 stars[1]
Allmusic 3/5 stars[2]

Parisian Sketches is an album by American jazz drummer Max Roach recorded in Paris in 1960 and released on the Mercury label.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Max Roach except as indicated

  1. "Parisian Sketches: The Tower/The Champs/The Caves/The Left Bank/The Arch" - 17:13
  2. "Nica" (Sonny Clark) - 4:48
  3. "Petit Déjeuner" (Julian Priester) - 4:06
  4. "Un Nouveau Complet" (Tommy Turrentine) - 3:25
  5. "Liberte" - 6:25
  • Recorded at Barclay Studios, Paris, France on March 1, 1960 (tracks 1, 3 & 4), and March 2, 1960 (tracks 2 & 5)

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Down Beat: April 11, 1963 vol. 30, no. 9
  2. ^ Allmusic Rating accessed September 24, 2012
  3. ^ Max Roach discography accessed September 24, 2012