Swing and Soul

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Swing and Soul
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Studio album by Lou Donaldson
Released 1957
Recorded June 9, 1957
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack
Genre Jazz
Length 37:52
Label Blue Note
BLP 1566
Producer Alfred Lion
Lou Donaldson chronology
Wailing with Lou
(1957)Wailing with Lou1957
Swing and Soul
Jimmy Smith Trio + LD
(1957)Jimmy Smith Trio + LD1957
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Swing and Soul is an album by jazz saxophonist Lou Donaldson recorded for the Blue Note label and performed by Donaldson's Quintet with Herman Foster, Peck Morrison, Dave Bailey, and Ray Barretto.[2] The album was awarded 3 stars by Allmusic reviewers.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Lou Donaldson except as indicated
  1. "Dorothy" (Rudy Nichols) - 5:25
  2. "I Won't Cry Any More" (Al Frisch, Fritz Wise) - 4:23
  3. "Herman's Mambo" (Herman Foster) - 4:56
  4. "Peck Time" - 5:23
  5. "There'll Never Be Another You" (Mack Gordon, Harry Warren) - 5:08
  6. "Groove Junction" - 6:19
  7. "Grits and Gravy" - 6:18




  1. ^ Allmusic Review
  2. ^ Lou Donaldson discography accessed December 3, 2009.
  3. ^ Allmusic Review accessed December 3, 2009.