Annotation

Label: Candid - Catalog #: CJM 8015 - Format: LP (1961)
Label: CBS - Catalog #: S 64655 - Format: LP (1972)
Label: Candid - Catalog #: CCD 79015 - Format: CD (1988)
Location: Nola Penthouse Studios, New York City, USA
Recording Date: 1961/02/22
Additional:
An extra take of African Lady was recorded and issued on Candid Dolphy (CCD 79033).
A truely historical session.

Annotation last modified on 2006-05-16 20:09 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Straight Ahead
5:26
2 When Malindy Sings
4:07
3 In the Red
8:33
4 Blue Monk
6:40
5 Left Alone
6:50
6 African Lady
3:48
7 Retribution
3:48

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Thelonious Monk (track 4)
Mal Waldron (track 5)
lyricist:
Billie Holiday (track 5)
producer:
Nat Hentoff (tracks 1–7)
writer:
Earl Baker (track 1)
Chips Bayen (track 3)
Oscar Brown Jr. (track 2)
Langston Hughes (track 6)
Abbey Lincoln (tracks 1, 3, 7)
Julian Priester (track 7)
Max Roach (track 3)
Mal Waldron (track 1)
Randy Weston (track 6)
cover recording of:
Blue Monk (track 4)
Retribution (track 7)
is based on:
Straight Ahead (track 1)
is the basis for:
Ganz alloan (track 4)
recording of:
African Lady (track 6)
In the Red (track 3)
Left Alone (track 5)
Straight Ahead (track 1)
When Malindy Sings (track 2)