The Sound of Summer Running

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The Sound of Summer Running
Marc Johnson 1997 Sound of Summer Running.jpg
Studio album by Marc Johnson
Released 1998 (LP)
Recorded The Power Station, New York City, New York
Genre Jazz
Length 53:14 (CD)
Label Verve Records 539 299-2
Producer Lee Townsend
Marc Johnson chronology
Magic Labyrinth
(1995)
The Sound of Summer Running
(1997)
If Trees Could Fly
(1998)

The Sound of Summer Running is a 1997 studio album by jazz bassist Marc Johnson released on the label of Verve Records.[1][2]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 3 stars. JazzTimes critic Bill Milkowski, in his review of Johnson' album The Sound of Summer Running states:

... Johnson’s Verve debut is bound to send ripples of excitement through the guitar community. “Put Frisell with just about anybody and you’re going to create something exciting,” says Johnson...[3]
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[4]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Faith In You"   5:53
2. "Ghost Town"   5:35
3. "Summer Running[5]"   5:56
4. "With My Boots On"   4:25
5. "Union Pacific"   5:29
6. "Porch Swing"   4:12
7. "Dingy-Dong Day"   3:51
8. "The Adventures Of Max And Ben"   6:08
9. "In A Quiet Place"   5:17
10. "For A Thousand Years"   6:28

Personnel[edit]

Credits[edit]

  • Tracks 1 3 4 5 6 7 composed by – Marc Johnson
  • Tracks 2 8 composed by – Bill Frisell
  • Track 9 composed by – Eliane Elias & Marc Johnson
  • Track 10 composed by – Pat Metheny
  • Engineer – Joe Ferla
  • Mastering – Greg Calbi
  • Producer – Lee Townsend

Notes[edit]

  • Recorded at Avatar Studios, New York City
  • Mixed at Sony Music Studios, New York City
  • Mastered at Masterdisk, New York City

References[edit]

  1. ^ Payne, Douglas (1998-04-01). "Marc Johnson: The Sound of Summer Running Review". All About Jazz. Retrieved 2013-10-11. 
  2. ^ "Marc Johnson — The Sound Of Summer Running". Discogs. discogs.com. Retrieved 18 December 2015. 
  3. ^ Milkowski, Bill (April 1998). "Marc Johnson's Dream Teams". JazzTimes. Retrieved 2015-12-18. 
  4. ^ Yanow, Scott. "Marc Johnson: The Sound of Summer Running". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2015-12-18. 
  5. ^ "Marc Johnson: Summer Running". YouTube. Retrieved 2013-10-11.