Places (Jan Garbarek album)

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Studio album by Jan Garbarek
Released 1978
Recorded December 1977
Genre Jazz
Length 48:25
Label ECM
Producer Manfred Eicher
Jan Garbarek chronology
Photo with Blue Sky, White Cloud, Wires, Windows and a Red Roof
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 3/5 stars[2]

Places is an album by the Norwegian saxophonist Jan Garbarek released on the ECM label and performed by Garbarek, John Taylor, Bill Connors, and Jack DeJohnette.[3]


The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awards the album 3 stars and states "A fairly sleepy ECM date... the music has plenty of space, is introspective, and often emphasizes long tones".[1]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Jan Garbarek.

  1. "Reflections" – 15:08
  2. "Entering" – 7:56
  3. "Going Places" – 14:16
  4. "Passing" – 11:18



  1. ^ a b Yanow, Scott (2011). "Places – Jan Garbarek | AllMusic". Retrieved 18 July 2011. 
  2. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 81. ISBN 0-394-72643-X. 
  3. ^ Jan Garbarek discography accessed 5 November 2009