Reeds & Deeds

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Reeds & Deeds
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Studio album by
Released1963
RecordedFebruary 25 & 26, 1963
GenreJazz
LabelMercury
Roland Kirk chronology
Domino
(1962)
Reeds & Deeds
(1963)
The Roland Kirk Quartet Meets the Benny Golson Orchestra
(1963)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[1]

Reeds & Deeds is an album by jazz multi-instrumentalist Roland Kirk. It was originally released on the Mercury label in 1963 and features performances by Kirk with Virgil Jones, Charles Greenlee, Harold Mabern, Abdullah Rafik, Walter Perkins, Tom McIntosh and Richard Davis with arrangements by Benny Golson.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Roland Kirk except as indicated.
  1. "Land of Peace" (Leonard Feather) - 5:52
  2. "Lonesome August Child" - 4:33
  3. "Limbo Boat" - 3:00
  4. "Hay Ro" - 3:02
  5. "Waltz of the Friends" - 4:40
  6. "This Is Always" (Harry Warren, Mack Gordon) - 4:17
  7. "Reeds and Deeds" - 5:18
  8. "Song of the Countrymen" - 6:54
  • Recorded in New York on February 25 (tracks 1-5) and February 26 (tracks 6-8), 1963

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