The Cure (Keith Jarrett album)

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The Cure
The Cure (Keith Jarrett album).jpg
Live album by Keith Jarrett
Released 1991
Recorded April 21, 1990
Genre Jazz
Length 77:34
Label ECM
Producer Manfred Eicher
Standards Trio chronology
The Cure
Bye Bye Blackbird
(1991)Bye Bye Blackbird1991

The Cure is a live album by American pianist Keith Jarrett's "Standards Trio" featuring Gary Peacock and Jack DeJohnette recorded in concert in April, 1990 at The Town Hall in New York City and released on the ECM label.[1]


The Allmusic review by Richard S. Ginell awarded the album 4 stars, and states, "one's reservations fade when confronted with the sheer creativity and empathy that the trio displayed in this gorgeously recorded live date... first-class improvisational jazz".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]
The Penguin Guide to Jazz 4/4 stars[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Bemsha Swing" (Thelonious Monk, Denzil Best) - 9:43
  2. "Old Folks" (Deddette Lee Hill, Willard Robison) - 11:18
  3. "Woody 'N You" (Dizzy Gillespie) - 6:38
  4. "Blame It on My Youth" (Edward Heyman, Oscar Levant) - 8:16
  5. "Golden Earrings" (Ray Evans, Jay Livingston, Victor Young) - 8:31
  6. "Body and Soul" (Edward Heyman, Robert Sour, Frank Eyton, Johnny Green) - 13:26
  7. "The Cure" (Keith Jarrett) - 10:31
  8. "Things Ain't What They Used to Be" (Mercer Ellington) - 9:11
  • Recorded in concert at the Town Hall in New York, NY on April 21, 1990




  1. ^ Keith Jarrett discography accessed March 30, 2010
  2. ^ a b Ginell, R. S. Allmusic Review accessed March 30, 2010
  3. ^ Cook, Richard; Morton, Brian (2008). The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings (9th ed.). Penguin. p. 769. ISBN 978-0-141-03401-0.