San Francisco Suite

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
San Francisco Suite
San Francisco Suite.jpg
Studio album by Freddie Redd
Released 1957
Recorded October 2, 1957
Genre Jazz
Length 40:30
Label Riverside
Freddie Redd chronology
Piano East - Piano West
(1955)Piano East - Piano West1955
San Francisco Suite
(1957)
The Connection
(1960)The Connection1960

San Francisco Suite is an album by American pianist Freddie Redd recorded in 1957 and released on the Riverside label.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[2]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4½ stars and stated "An excellent effort".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Freddie Redd except as indicated
  1. "San Francisco Suite: View of the Golden Gate Bridge from Sausalito / Grant Street (Chinatown) / Barbary Coast / Cousin Jimbo's Between 3 & 7 A.M. / Dawn In The City" - 13:26
  2. "Blue Hour" - 3:33
  3. "By Myself" (Howard Dietz, Arthur Schwartz) - 3:43
  4. "Ol' Man River" (Oscar Hammerstein II, Jerome Kern) - 4:01
  5. "Minor Interlude" - 4:57
  6. "This Is New" (Ira Gershwin, Kurt Weill) - 6:31
  7. "Nica Steps Out" - 4:19
  • Recorded in New York City on October 2, 1957.

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Riverside discography accessed October 19, 2010
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed October 19, 2010