The Ahmad Jamal Trio

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The Ahmad Jamal Trio
The Ahmad Jamal Trio.jpg
Studio album by
Released1956
RecordedOctober 1955
StudioColumbia 30th Street Studio, New York City
GenreJazz
Length36:04
LabelEpic LN 3212
Ahmad Jamal chronology
Ahmad Jamal Plays
(1955)
The Ahmad Jamal Trio
(1956)
Count 'Em 88
(1956)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[1]

The Ahmad Jamal Trio is an album by American jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal. It was originally released on the Epic label.[2]

Critical reception[edit]

Allmusic awarded the album 4½ stars stating "Jamal was creating quite a stir at the time with his fresh chord voicings and use of space and dynamics".[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Perfidia" (Alberto Domínguez) – 3:57
  2. "Love for Sale" (Cole Porter) – 8:32
  3. "Rica Pulpa" (Eliseo Grenet) – 3:51
  4. "Autumn Leaves" (Joseph Kosma, Johnny Mercer) – 2:41
  5. "Just Squeeze Me" (Duke Ellington, Lee Gaines) – 3:51
  6. "Something to Remember You By" (Howard Dietz, Arthur Schwartz) – 2:49
  7. "Black Beauty" (Duke Ellington) – 3:27
  8. "The Donkey Serenade" (Herbert Stothart, Rudolf Friml) – 3:18
  9. "Don't Blame Me" (Dorothy Fields, Jimmy McHugh) – 3:22
  10. "They Can't Take That Away from Me" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 3:00

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed May 23, 2012
  2. ^ Ahmad Jamal discography accessed November 17, 2016