Red's Good Groove

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Red's Good Groove
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Studio album by Red Garland
Released 1962
Recorded March 22, 1962
Plaza Sound Studio, New York City
Genre Jazz, hard bop
Label Jazzland JLP 87
Producer Orrin Keepnews
Red Garland chronology
Red's Good Groove
When There Are Grey Skies
(1962)When There Are Grey Skies1962

Red's Good Groove is an album by American jazz pianist Red Garland with a quintet which was recorded in 1962 and released on the Jazzland label.[1]


Professional ratings
Review scores
Down Beat3/5 stars[2]
Allmusic3/5 stars[3]

The Allmusic site awarded the album 3 stars stating "Although this is a one time studio blowing session, things obviously gelled quickly for everyone as they got underway on this 1962 recording... [a] very enjoyable session".[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Red's Good Groove" (Red Garland) - 8:22
  2. "Love Is Here to Stay" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 4:44
  3. "This Time the Dream's on Me" (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer) - 5:54
  4. "Take Me in Your Arms" (Dana Suesse, Pierre Norman) - 5:35
  5. "Excerent!" (Pepper Adams) - 6:05
  6. "Falling in Love with Love" (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) - 6:06



  1. ^ Red Garland discography accessed December 5, 2012
  2. ^ Down Beat: April 25, 1963 Vol. 30, No. 10
  3. ^ a b Dryden, K. Allmusic Review accessed December 5, 2012