Rhapsody (Ahmad Jamal album)

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Studio album by Ahmad Jamal
Released July 1966
Recorded December 15–17, 1965
Nola Studios, New York
Genre Jazz
Length 35:07
Label Cadet
Producer Ahmad Jamal and Dick LaPalm
Ahmad Jamal chronology
Heat Wave
(1966)Heat Wave1966
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Rhapsody is an album by American jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal featuring performances recorded in 1965 and released in 1966 on the Cadet label.[2]

Critical reception[edit]

In his review for Allmusic, Scott Yanow calls it "decent music, but not quite essential".[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "I Hear a Rhapsody" (Dick Gasparre, George Fragos, Jack Baker) – 4:45
  2. "This Could Be the Start of Something" (Steve Allen) – 3:35
  3. "Then I'll Be Tired Of You" (Arthur Schwartz, E. Y. Harburg) – 3:52
  4. "Effendi" (McCoy Tyner) – 4:06
  5. "Invitation" (Bronisław Kaper, Paul Francis Webster) – 3:00
  6. "The Shadow of Your Smile" (Johnny Mandel, Webster) – 2:58
  7. "Strange" (John La Touche, Marvin Fisher) – 3:06
  8. "You Can Be Sure" (Joe Kennedy) – 3:48
  9. "Concern" (Ahmad Jamal) – 5:57



  1. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed May 18, 2012
  2. ^ Ahmad Jamal discography accessed May 18, 2012