Verona Rag

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Verona Rag
Verona Rag.jpg
Studio album by Andrew Hill
Released 1987
Recorded July 5, 1986
Genre Jazz
Length 47:59
Label Soul Note
Producer Giovanni Bonandrini
Andrew Hill chronology
Shades
(1986)Shades1986
Verona Rag
(1986)
Eternal Spirit
(1989)Eternal Spirit1989

Verona Rag is the twenty-fifth album by American jazz pianist Andrew Hill recorded in 1986 and released on the Italian Soul Note label in 1987.[1] The solo album features three of Hill's original compositions and two jazz standards.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[2]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4½ stars and stated "Hill, a true individualist, embodies the best in creative jazz".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Andrew Hill except as indicated
  1. "Retrospect" - 14:25
  2. "Darn That Dream" (Eddie DeLange, Jimmy Van Heusen) - 6:14
  3. "Verona Rag" - 16:33
  4. "Tinkering" - 4:22
  5. "Afternoon in Paris" (John Lewis) - 6:25
  • Recorded at Jingle Machine Studios, Milan, Italy on July 5, 1986

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Andrew Hill discography accessed October 1, 2010
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed October 1, 2010