Positootly!

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Positootly!
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Studio album by
ReleasedSeptember 8, 2009 (2009-09-08)
GenreJazz
Length49:00
LabelResonance
ProducerGeorge Klabin, Joe Donofrio
John Beasley chronology
Letter to Herbie Positootly!
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4.5/5 stars[1]

Positootly! is an album by pianist John Beasley. The album was Beasley's second for Resonance Records, and featured an eclectic combination of styles, including jazz, soul jazz, bossa nova, and nuevo tango. In 2010, Positootly! was nominated for the Grammy Award for Best Jazz Instrumental Album, Individual or Group.[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Caddo Bayou" (Beasley) – 5:04
  2. "Positootly!" (Beasley) – 4:32
  3. "Dindi" (Antônio Carlos Jobim) – 5:30
  4. "Black Thunder" (Beasley) – 6:41
  5. "Shatita Boom Boom" (Beasley) – 4:58
  6. "Tanguedia III" (Astor Piazzolla) – 5:29
  7. "Elle" (Beasley) – 4:53
  8. "So Tired" (Bobby Timmons) – 4:45
  9. "8 Winds" (Beasley) – 4:51
  10. "Hope...Arkansas" (Beasley) – 2:32

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

  • George Klabin – Production
  • Joe Donofrio – Production

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ "Weekend jazz picks: The Bad Plus, 'Feed the Blue Whale' and more". Los Angeles Times. December 9, 2010.