Peter & the Wolf (Jimmy Smith album)

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Peter & the Wolf
Peter & the Wolf (Jimmy Smith album).jpg
Studio album by Jimmy Smith
Released 1966
Recorded May 11–12, 1966
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
Genre Jazz
Length 32:33
Label Verve
V6-8652
Producer Creed Taylor
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
The Penguin Guide to Jazz 2.5/4 stars[2]

Peter & the Wolf is a 1966 studio album by Jimmy Smith, with Oliver Nelson's big band. It's based on Sergei Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "The Bird / The Duck / The Cat / The Grandfather / The Wolf / The Hunter / Peter" - 4:09
  2. "Duck Theme /Jimmy and the Duck / Peter's Theme / Meal Time" - 9:39
  3. "Elegy for a Duck" - 7:16
  4. "Cat in a Tree" - 5:21
  5. "Capture of the Wolf" - 1:14
  6. "Finale: Parade / Peter Plays Some Blues" - 4:45

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic Review
  2. ^ Cook, Richard; Morton, Brian (2008). The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings (9th ed.). Penguin. p. 1314. ISBN 978-0-141-03401-0.