The Modern Sound of Betty Carter

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The Modern Sound of Betty Carter
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Studio album by Betty Carter
Released 1960
Recorded August 18 - 30, 1960
Genre Jazz
Length 57:27
Label ABC
Producer Betty Carter
Betty Carter chronology
Out There
(1958)
The Modern Sound of Betty Carter
(1960)
Ray Charles and Betty Carter
(1961)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

The Modern Sound of Betty Carter is a 1960 (see 1960 in music) album by Betty Carter.

The album has been available since 1992 on CD format as I Can't Help It on GRP Records' Impulse! label series (ASIN no. B000003N6D). (This CD includes songs from the 1958 Peacock LP Out There.)[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "What a Little Moonlight Can Do" (Harry M. Woods) – 2:06
  2. "There's No You" (Tom Adair, George Durgom, Hal Hopper) – 3:11
  3. "I Don't Want to Set the World on Fire" (Bennie Benjamin, Eddie Durham, Sol Marcus, Eddie Seiler) – 2:24
  4. "Remember" (Irving Berlin) – 2:24
  5. "My Reverie" (Larry Clinton) – 2:50
  6. "Mean to Me" (Fred E. Ahlert, Roy Turk) – 2:06
  7. "Don't Weep for the Lady" (Darshan Singh) – 3:02
  8. "Jazz (Ain't Nothin' But Soul)" (Norman Mapp) – 1:58
  9. "For You" (Joe Burke, Al Dubin) – 2:21
  10. "Stormy Weather" (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) – 3:24
  11. "At Sundown" (Walter Donaldson) – 2:44
  12. "On the Alamo" (Isham Jones, Gus Kahn) – 1:56

Personnel[edit]

Recorded August 18 - 30, 1960, New York City, New York, USA:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Betty Carter Discography