Pittsburgh (album)

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Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh (album).jpg
Studio album by Ahmad Jamal
Released 1989
Recorded 1989
Studio Universal Studio, Chicago
Genre Jazz
Length 52:01
Label Atlantic 82029-1
Producer Ahmad Jamal and Richard Evans
Ahmad Jamal chronology
Crystal
(1987)Crystal1987
Pittsburgh
(1989)
Live in Paris 1992
(1992)Live in Paris 19921992
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Pittsburgh is an album by American jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal featuring performances recorded in 1989 and released on the Atlantic label.[2]

Critical reception[edit]

The Allmusic review stated "This CD has captured both the character and the shaping hand of Jamal and the distinct sound of Evans, and they are a perfect match in this at-times-exquisite piece of work".[1]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Ahmad Jamal unless noted.

  1. "Pittsburgh" – 7:03
  2. "Bellows" – 8:50
  3. "Mellowdrama" (Jimmy Heath) – 6:38
  4. "Foolish Ways" – 3:35
  5. "Divertimento" – 5:18
  6. "Cycles" – 8:08
  7. "Fly Away" – 7:25
  8. "Apple Avenue" – 5:33

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed May 25, 2012
  2. ^ Ahmad Jamal discography accessed May 25, 2012