Spaces (Larry Coryell album)

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Spaces
Larry Coryell Spaces.jpg
Studio album by
Released1970
Recorded1969
GenreJazz, Jazz fusion
Length37:02
LabelVanguard
ProducerDaniel Weiss
Larry Coryell chronology
Coryell
(1969)
Spaces
(1970)
Larry Coryell at the Village Gate
(1971)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[1]
Christgau's Record GuideB[2]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide4/5 stars[3]

Spaces is an album by jazz guitarist Larry Coryell that was released in 1970 by Vanguard Records. Coryell is accompanied by John McLaughlin on guitar, Chick Corea on electric piano, Miroslav Vitouš on bass, and Billy Cobham on drums. The album was produced by Daniel Weiss and engineered by David Baker and Paul Berkowitz.

The album is sometimes considered to have started the jazz fusion genre.[4]

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleLength
1."Spaces (Infinite)" (Julie Coryell)9:23
2."Rene's Theme" (Réne Thomas)4:12
3."Gloria's Step" (Scott LaFaro)4:32
4."Wrong Is Right" (Larry Coryell)9:02
5."Chris" (Julie Coryell)9:32
6."New Year's Day in Los Angeles 1968" (Larry Coryell)0:21

Personnel[edit]

Production

  • Dave Baker – engineer, mixing
  • Paul Berkowitz – assistant
  • Daniel Weiss – producer

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yanow, Scott. "Spaces". allmusic.com. Retrieved 9 January 2014.
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert (1981). "Larry Coryell". Christgau's Record Guide: Rock Albums of the '70s. Da Capo Press. ISBN 0306804093. Retrieved July 6, 2014.
  3. ^ Swenson, John, ed. (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide (1 ed.). New York: Rolling Stone. p. 21. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.
  4. ^ Norman, Michael (February 21, 2017). "Larry Coryell, noted jazz fusion guitarist, dead at 73". Cleveland Plain Dealer. Retrieved February 21, 2017.