Supertrios

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Supertrios
Supertrios.jpg
Studio album by McCoy Tyner
Released 1977
Recorded April 9–12, 1977
Genre Jazz
Length 76:13
Label Milestone
Producer Orrin Keepnews
McCoy Tyner chronology
Focal Point
(1976)Focal Point1976
Supertrios
(1977)
Cosmos
(1977)Cosmos1977
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 5/5 stars[2]

Supertrios is a 1977 album by jazz pianist McCoy Tyner, his eleventh to be released on the Milestone label. It was recorded in April 1977 and features performances by Tyner with two rhythm sections: Ron Carter and Tony Williams, and Eddie Gómez and Jack DeJohnette.

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow states "Throughout, the percussive and highly influential pianist sounds inspired by the opportunity to create music with his peers. Recommended".[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Wave" (Jobim) - 7:27
  2. "Blues on the Corner" - 6:28
  3. "I Mean You" (Hawkins, Monk) - 4:21
  4. "The Greeting" - 7:56
  5. "Prelude to a Kiss" (Ellington, Gordon, Mills) - 4:35
  6. "Moment's Notice" (Coltrane) - 5:49
  7. "Hymn-Song" - 5:11
  8. "Consensus" - 9:34
  9. "Four by Five" - 5:30
  10. "Stella by Starlight" (Washington, Young) - 8:05
  11. "Lush Life" (Strayhorn) - 6:24
  12. "Blues for Ball" - 4:53
All compositions by McCoy Tyner except as indicated
  • Recorded at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, April 9 & 10 (tracks 1-6), 11 & 12 (tracks 7-12), 1977.

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic Review
  2. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 194. ISBN 0-394-72643-X. 
  3. ^ Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed February 24, 2009.