Sing Me Softly of the Blues

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Sing Me Softly of the Blues
Sing Me Softly of the Blues.jpg
Studio album by Art Farmer
Released 1965
Recorded March 12, 16 & 30, 1965
New York City
Genre Jazz
Length 34:50
Label Atlantic
SD 1442
Producer Arif Mardin
Art Farmer chronology
The Many Faces of Art Farmer
(1964)The Many Faces of Art Farmer1964
Sing Me Softly of the Blues
(1965)
New York Jazz Sextet: Group Therapy
(1965)New York Jazz Sextet: Group Therapy1965

Sing Me Softly of the Blues is an album by Art Farmer's Quartet recorded in 1965 and released on the Atlantic label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review awarded the album 3 stars.[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[2]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 4/5 stars[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Sing Me Softly of the Blues" (Carla Bley) - 6:44
  2. "Ad Infinitum" (Bley) - 6:21
  3. "Petite Belle" (Traditional) - 4:08
  4. "Tears" (Pete LaRoca) - 5:45
  5. "I Waited for You" (Walter Gil Fuller) - 5:55
  6. "One for Majid" (LaRoca) - 5:57

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Art Farmer discography accessed June 21, 2012
  2. ^ a b Allmusic Review accessed August 16, 2012
  3. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 76. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.