The Trio (Oscar Peterson album)

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The Trio
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Live album by
Released1961
RecordedJuly 28–29, 1961
GenreJazz
Length76:03
LabelVerve
ProducerNorman Granz
Oscar Peterson chronology
The Sound of the Trio
(1961)
The Trio
(1961)
Oscar Peterson Trio with Milt Jackson - Very Tall
(1961)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Down Beat4.5/5 stars[1]
(Original Lp version)
Allmusic4/5 stars [2]

The Trio is a 1961 live album by the Oscar Peterson Trio, recorded at the London House jazz club in Chicago.

Three other albums were recorded by Peterson and his trio at the London House, Something Warm, The Sound of the Trio, and Put On a Happy Face. The complete music recorded by the trio at these sessions was released in 1997.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "I've Never Been in Love Before" (Frank Loesser) – 5:35
  2. "In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning" (Bob Hilliard, David Mann) – 8:07
  3. "Chicago" (Fred Fisher) – 8:55
  4. "The Night We Called It a Day" (Tom Adair, Matt Dennis) – 4:47
  5. "Sometimes I'm Happy" (Irving Caesar, Clifford Grey, Vincent Youmans) – 11:41
  6. "Whisper Not" (Benny Golson) – 5:46
  7. "Billy Boy" (Traditional) – 1:46
  8. "The Lonesome One" (Oscar Peterson) – 5:32
  9. "The Gravy Waltz" (Steve Allen, Ray Brown) – 4:54
  10. "Woody 'n' You" (Dizzy Gillespie) – 3:48
  11. "Soon" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 9:20
  12. "Daahoud" (Clifford Brown) – 5:52

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Down Beat: March 1, 1962 vol. 29, no. 5
  2. ^ Allmusic review