Rendezvous in New York

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Rendezvous in New York
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Studio album by Chick Corea
Released April 22, 2003
Recorded New York City
Genre Jazz
Length 2:05:15
Label Stretch
Producer Chick Corea, Herbert Waltl
Chick Corea chronology
Sea Breeze (album)
(2002)
Rendezvous in New York
(2003)
To the Stars
(2004)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.0/5 stars[1]
guardian.co.uk 4.0/5 stars[2]

Rendezvous in New York is an album by American pianist Chick Corea, released on April 22, 2003, on Corea's own Stretch Records, as a two-CD set. The recording took place at the Blue Note club in New York City over the course of three weeks that marked the 60th anniversary of Corea, with nine different groups,[3] comprising artists such as Bobby McFerrin, Gary Burton, and Michael Brecker. The song Matrix was awarded a Grammy Award for "Best Jazz Instrumental Solo" in 2003.

Track listing[edit]

Disc 1[edit]

  1. "Armando's Rhumba" (Chick Corea) – 4:58
  2. "Blue Monk" (Thelonious Monk) – 5:34
    • Chick Corea – piano
    • Bobby McFerrin – vocals
  3. "Concierto de Aranjuez/Spain" (Joaquín Rodrigo, Corea) – 8:14
    • Chick Corea – piano
    • Bobby McFerrin – vocals
  4. "Matrix" (Corea) – 10:47
  5. "Glass Enclosure/Tempus Fugit" (Bud Powell) – 16:10
  6. "Crystal Silence" (Corea, Neville Potter) – 10:01
  7. "Bessie's Blues" (John Coltrane) – 8:37

Disc 2[edit]

  1. "Autumn Leaves" (Joseph Kosma, Johnny Mercer, Jacques Prévert) – 11:35
    • Chick Corea – piano
    • Dave Weckl – drums
    • John Patitucci – bass
  2. "Armando's Tango" (Corea) – 12:10
  3. "Concierto de Aranjuez/Spain" (Rodrigo, Corea) – 13:25
  4. "Lifeline" (Corea) – 12:02
    • Chick Corea – piano
    • Avishai Cohen – bass
    • Jeff Ballard – drums
  5. "Quartet No. 2, Pt. 1" (Corea) – 11:42

Personnel[edit]

  • Chick Corea – piano

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Chart performance[edit]

Year Chart Position
2003 Billboard Jazz Albums 17[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dryden, Ken. "Rendezvous in New York – Chick Corea | AllMusic". allmusic. Retrieved July 14, 2011. 
  2. ^ Fordham, John (July 18, 2003). "CD: Chick Corea: Rendezvous in New York | Music | The Guardian". The Guardian. London: GMG. ISSN 0261-3077. OCLC 60623878. Retrieved July 14, 2011. 
  3. ^ "'Rendezvous in New York' review". allaboutjazz.com. Retrieved November 9, 2008.
  4. ^ "Rendezvous in New York - Chick Corea | Awards | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 27 October 2013.