Tiny in Swingville

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Tiny in Swingville
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Studio album by Tiny Grimes with Jerome Richardson
Released 1959
Recorded August 13, 1959
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Length 39:59
Label Swingville
SV 2002
Producer Esmond Edwards
Tiny Grimes chronology
Callin' the Blues
(1958)
Tiny in Swingville
(1959)
Some Groovy Fours
(1974)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Tiny in Swingville is an album by guitarist Tiny Grimes with saxophonist Jerome Richardson recorded in 1959 and released on the Swingville label.[2]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic site awarded the album 4½ stars stating "it really puts the focus on Grimes' bluish but swinging guitar playing".[1]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Doretta Crawley and Tiny Grimes except as indicated

  1. "Annie Laurie" (Alicia Scott) - 6:57
  2. "Home Sick" - 8:54
  3. "Frankie and Johnny" (Traditional) - 3:50
  4. "Down With It" - 8:58
  5. "Ain't Misbehavin'" (Harry Brooks, Andy Razaf, Fats Waller) - 7:05
  6. "Durn Tootin'" (Grimes) - 4:28

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed March 18, 2013
  2. ^ Prestige Records discography accessed March 18, 2013