Up at "Minton's"

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Up at "Minton's"
Up at Minton's.jpg
Live album by
Released1961
RecordedFebruary 23, 1961
GenreJazz
Length88:47
LabelBlue Note
ProducerAlfred Lion
Stanley Turrentine chronology
Comin' Your Way
(1961)
Up at "Minton's"
(1961)
Dearly Beloved
(1961)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[1]

Up at "Minton's" is a live album by jazz saxophonist Stanley Turrentine recorded for the Blue Note label and performed by Turrentine with Grant Green, Horace Parlan, George Tucker, and Al Harewood.[2] The album was originally released as two separate volumes on LP and later as a double CD set.[3]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4½ stars stating "Standards and a couple of blues make up the repertoire, giving listeners a definitive look at the soulful Mr. T. near the beginning of his productive musical life".[1]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Stanley Turrentine except as indicated

CD 1

  1. "But Not for Me" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 11:29
  2. "Stanley's Time" - 11:03
  3. "Broadway" (Billy Bird, Teddy McRae, Henri Woode) - 10:38
  4. "Yesterdays" (Otto Harbach, Jerome Kern) - 11:39

CD 2

  1. "Later at Minton's" - 13:55
  2. "Come Rain or Come Shine" (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer) - 8:34
  3. "Love for Sale" (Cole Porter) - 15:11
  4. "Summertime" (Gershwin, Gershwin, DuBose Heyward) - 7:14
  • Recorded at Minton's Playhouse, NYC, on February 23, 1961.

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Yanow, Scott (2011). "Up at Minton's - Stanley Turrentine | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 18 July 2011.
  2. ^ Stanley Turrentine discography accessed January 4, 2010.
  3. ^ Discogs album entry accessed January 4, 2010.