Profoundly Blue

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Profoundly Blue
Profoundly Blue.jpg
Studio album by Tiny Grimes
Released 1973
Recorded March 6, 1973
Genre Jazz
Label Muse MR 5012
Producer Don Schlitten
Tiny Grimes chronology
Tiny Grimes
(1970)Tiny Grimes 1970
Profoundly Blue
Some Groovy Fours
(1976)Some Groovy Fours1976

Profoundly Blue is an album led by guitarist Tiny Grimes recorded in 1973 and released on the Muse label.[1]


Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic3/5 stars[2]

In his review for AllMusic, Scott Yanow stated "The veteran swing guitarist Tiny Grimes had relatively few chances to record during the '60s and '70s, particularly for American labels. This enjoyable outing for Muse features Grimes in a sextet with tenor saxophonist Houston Person and pianist Harold Mabern".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Tiny Grimes and Connie Hayes except as indicated

  1. "Blue Midnight" - 6:48
  2. "Backslider" - 4:27
  3. "Tiny's Exercise" - 7:24
  4. "Profoundly Blue" (Meade Lux Lewis) - 5:19
  5. "Matilda" (Traditional) - 4:01
  6. "Cookin' at the Cookery" - 10:03



  1. ^ Muse Records discography accessed January 20, 2015
  2. ^ a b Yanow, Scott. Profoundly Blue – Review at AllMusic. Retrieved January 20, 2015.