Wheelin' & Dealin'

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This article is about the 1958 album by The Prestige Allstars. For the 1978 album by Frank Butler, see Wheelin' and Dealin'.
Wheelin' & Dealin'
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Studio album by The Prestige All Stars
Released 1958
Recorded September 20, 1957
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack
Genre Jazz
Length 45:38 (original LP)
Label Prestige
PRLP 7131
Producer Bob Weinstock
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]
The Penguin Guide to Jazz 2.5/4 stars[2]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 3/5 stars[3]

Wheelin' & Dealin' is an album credited to The Prestige All Stars, a group including John Coltrane, Frank Wess and other jazz musicians who were under contract with the Prestige label. It was originally released in 1958 as PRLP 7131, then reissued on New Jazz Records in 1964 as NJLP 8327. The compact disc reissue adds two alternate takes that did not appear on the initial vinyl releases.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Things Ain't What They Used to Be" (Mercer Ellington, Ted Parsons) — 8:27
  2. "Wheelin'" (Take 2) — 11:22
  3. "Wheelin'" (Take 1) — 10:25 Bonus track on CD reissue
  4. "Robins' Nest" — 15:33
  5. "Dealin'" (Take 2) — 10:16
  6. "Dealin'" (Take 1) — 9:59 Bonus track on CD reissue



  1. ^ Wheelin' & Dealin' at AllMusic
  2. ^ Cook, Richard; Morton, Brian (2008). The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings (9th ed.). Penguin. p. 284. ISBN 978-0-141-03401-0. 
  3. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 46. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.