Sugan (album)

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Sugan
Sugan (album).jpg
Studio album by Phil Woods with Red Garland
Released 1957
Recorded July 19, 1957
Studio Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Length 35:58
Label Status
ST 8304
Producer Bob Weinstock
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Sugan is an album by saxophonist Phil Woods with pianist Red Garland recorded in 1957 and originally released on the Status label, a subsidiary of Prestige Records.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[2]

In his review for Allmusic, Scott Yanow stated "essentially a bebop jam session... This little-known date is quite enjoyable".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Phil Woods except as noted

  1. "Au Privave" (Charlie Parker) - 6:56
  2. "Steeplechase" (Parker) - 7:27
  3. "Last Fling" - 6:33
  4. "Sugan" - 9:25
  5. "Green Pines" - 5:02
  6. "Scrapple from the Apple" (Parker) - 7:38

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Prestige Records discography accessed September 4, 2012
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed September 4, 2012