Soul Summit

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Soul Summit
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Studio album by Gene Ammons & Sonny Stitt with Jack McDuff
Released 1962
Recorded February 19, 1962
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Label Prestige
PR 7234
Producer Esmond Edwards
Gene Ammons chronology
Boss Tenors in Orbit!
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Sonny Stitt chronology
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Alternative Cover
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Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Down Beat 3.5/5 stars[2]

Soul Summit is an album by saxophonists Gene Ammons and Sonny Stitt with organist Jack McDuff recorded in 1962 and released on the Prestige label.[3]


The Allmusic review stated "Overall, this is an interesting and consistently swinging set that adds to the large quantity of recordings that the great Ammons did during the early '60s".[1]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Gene Ammons except as indicated

  1. "Tubby" - 9:10
  2. "Dumplin'" (Sonny Stitt) - 5:00
  3. "When You Wish Upon a Star" (Leigh Harline, Ned Washington) - 4:30
  4. "Shuffle Twist" - 6:00
  5. "Sleeping Susan" (Jimmy Mundy) - 5:35
  6. "Out in the Cold Again" (Rube Bloom, Ted Koehler) - 6:40



  1. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed December 11, 2012
  2. ^ Down Beat: November 22, 1962 vol. 29, no. 29
  3. ^ Gene Ammons discography accessed December 11, 2012