The Time Is Right (Woody Shaw album)

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The Time Is Right
The Time Is Right (Woody Shaw album).jpg
Live album by Woody Shaw
Released 1983
Recorded January 1, 1983
Osteria Delle Dame, Bologna
Genre Jazz
Length 46:59
Label Red
VPA 1682
Producer Alberto Alberti
Woody Shaw chronology
Night Music
(1982)Night Music1982
The Time Is Right
Setting Standards
(1983)Setting Standards1983

The Time Is Right is a live album led by trumpter Woody Shaw which was recorded in Italy in 1983 and released on the Red label.[1]


Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

Scott Yanow of Allmusic stated, "Although the quintet featured on this CD reissue from the Italian Red label was one of trumpeter Woody Shaw's finest, it failed to make much of an impact before breaking up... High-quality advanced hard bop".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Woody Shaw except as indicated

  1. "From Moment to Moment" - 12:16
  2. "Time Is Right" (Judi Singh) - 12:05
  3. "You and the Night and the Music" (Howard Dietz, Arthur Schwartz) - 12:17
  4. "We'll Be Together Again" (Carl T. Fischer, Frankie Laine) - 10:21



  1. ^ Woody Shaw discography accessed August 26, 2013
  2. ^ a b Nastos, M. G. Allmusic Review, accessed August 26, 2013