Wynton Marsalis (album)

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Wynton Marsalis
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Studio album by Wynton Marsalis
Released 1982
Recorded 1981
Studio CBS Recording Studio
New York City (#1-2, 7)
CBS/Sony Studios
Shinanomachi, Roppongi, Tokyo (#3-6)
Genre Jazz
Length 41:01
Label Columbia
FC 37574
Producer Herbie Hancock
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 4/5 stars[1]

Wynton Marsalis was the debut album, as a leader, by Wynton Marsalis. It was released in 1982 by Columbia Records. It features seven tracks, three of which are composed by Marsalis.[2] The album peaked at number 165 on the Billboard 200 and number nine on Billboard's Top Jazz Albums chart.[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Father Crazy" (Wynton Marsalis) - 8:14
  2. "I'll Be There When the Time Comes" (Herbie Hancock) - 2:33
  3. "RJ" (Ron Carter) - 3:50
  4. "Hesitation" (Wynton Marsalis) - 5:42
  5. "Sister Cheryl" (Tony Williams) - 7:24
  6. "Who Can I Turn To (When Nobody Needs Me)?" (Leslie Bricusse, Anthony Newley) - 4:39
  7. "Twilight" (Wynton Marsalis) - 8:39


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