Time Is of the Essence

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Time Is of the Essence
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Studio album by Michael Brecker
Released 1999
Genre Jazz
Length 69:31
Label Verve
Producer George Whitty
Michael Brecker chronology
Two Blocks From the Edge
Time Is of the Essence
Nearness of You: The Ballad Book
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Time Is of the Essence is Michael Brecker's sixth album as a leader. It was recorded at the Power Station and Right Track in New York City.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Michael Brecker; except where indicated

  1. "Arc of the Pendulum" — 8:59
  2. "Sound Off" (Larry Goldings) — 6:05
  3. "Half Past Late" — 7:54
  4. "Timeline" (Pat Metheny) — 6:06
  5. "The Morning of This Night" — 7:41
  6. "Renaissance Man (for Eddie Harris)" (George Whitty) — 8:34
  7. "Dr. Slate" — 7:39
  8. "As I Am" (Pat Metheny) — 6:48
  9. "Outrance" — 10:07



  1. ^ Ruhlmann, William (2011). "Time Is of the Essence - Michael Brecker | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 21 July 2011.