Star Bright (Dizzy Reece album)

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Star Bright
Star Bright (Dizzy Reece album).jpg
Studio album by Dizzy Reece
Released March 1960
Recorded November 19, 1959
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
Genre Jazz
Length 39:31
Label Blue Note
BST 84023
Producer Alfred Lion
Dizzy Reece chronology
Blues in Trinity
(1958)Blues in Trinity1958
Star Bright
(1959)
Comin' On!
(1960)Comin' On!1960

Star Bright is an album by Jamaican-born jazz trumpeter Dizzy Reece, featuring performances recorded in 1959 shortly after his move to New York City and released on the Blue Note label.[1] So far, it has been released on CD only in Japan.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[2]

The Allmusic review awarded the album 4½ stars.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Dizzy Reece except as indicated
  1. "The Rake" - 6:06
  2. "I'll Close My Eyes" (Kaye, Reid) - 5:57
  3. "Groovesville" - 8:08
  4. "The Rebound" - 6:48
  5. "I Wished on the Moon" (Dorothy Parker, Ralph Rainger) - 6:51
  6. "A Variation on Monk" - 5:41

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Blue Note discography accessed September 28, 2010
  2. ^ a b Allmusic Review accessed September 28, 2010