Slide Hampton and His Horn of Plenty

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Slide Hampton and His Horn of Plenty
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Studio album by Slide Hampton
Released 1959
Recorded 1959
Bell Sound Studios, NYC
Genre Jazz
Length 37:43
Label Strand
SL/SLS-1006
Slide Hampton chronology
Slide Hampton and His Horn of Plenty
(1960)
Sister Salvation
(1960)Sister Salvation1960

Slide Hampton and His Horn of Plenty (titled Slide! on the back cover) is the debut album by American jazz trombonist, composer and arranger Slide Hampton which was released on the Strand label in 1961.[1][2]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[3]

Allmusic stated "The hard bop music is ably interpreted by the medium-size group, which was overflowing with young talent".[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Slide Hampton except as indicated

  1. "Newport" - 9:10
  2. "Autumn Leaves" (Joseph Kosma, Jacques Prevert, Johnny Mercer) - 3:24
  3. "Althea" - 4:01
  4. "Jazz Corner" - 4:22
  5. "Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child" (Traditional) - 3:00
  6. "Go East, Young Man" - 5:54
  7. "Patricia" - 3:42
  8. "Woody 'n' You" (Dizzy Gillespie) - 4:10

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Fitzgerald, M., Slide Hampton Discography accessed October 29, 2015
  2. ^ Callahan, M., Watts, R. and David Edwards, D., Strand Album discography accessed October 29, 2015
  3. ^ a b Yanow, Scott. Slide Hampton and His Horn of Plenty – Review at AllMusic. Retrieved October 29, 2015.