Up at "Minton's"

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Up at "Minton's"
Up at Minton's.jpg
Live album by Stanley Turrentine
Released 1961
Recorded February 23, 1961
Genre Jazz
Length 88:47
Label Blue Note
Producer Alfred Lion
Stanley Turrentine chronology
Comin' Your Way
(1961)Comin' Your Way1961
Up at "Minton's"
Dearly Beloved
(1961)Dearly Beloved1961
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[1]

Up at "Minton's" is the third and first 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]


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.




  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.