The House I Live In (album)

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The House I Live In
The House I Live In (album).jpg
Live album by
RecordedNovember 21, 1963
ProducerNils Winther
Archie Shepp chronology
Archie Shepp & the New York Contemporary Five
The House I Live In
Bill Dixon 7-tette/Archie Shepp and the New York Contemporary 5
Lars Gullin chronology
Lars Gullin Vol. 4
The House I Live In
Lars Gullin with Strings
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic4/5 stars[1]

The House I Live In is a live album featuring saxophonists Archie Shepp and Lars Gullin recorded at the Jazzhus Montmartre in Copenhagen, Denmark on November 21, 1963 and released on the Steeplechase label in 1980.[2]


The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow calls the album "a fascinating [and] important historical release".[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "You Stepped Out of a Dream" (Nacio Herb Brown, Gus Kahn) - 19:06
  2. "I Should Care" (Sammy Cahn, Axel Stordahl, Paul Weston) - 9:00
  3. "The House I Live In" (Earl Robinson) - 9:09
  4. "Sweet Georgia Brown" (Ben Bernie, Kenneth Casey, Maceo Pinkard) - 11:22
Recorded in Copenhagen, Denmark on November 21, 1963.



  1. ^ Allmusic Review
  2. ^ Archie Shepp discography accessed 31 July 2009
  3. ^ Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed 31 July 2009