| January 1957|
| May 31, 1956|
Blue Note Records
| Café Bohemia, New York City|
Kenny Dorham albums, Jazz albums
'Round About Midnight at the Cafe Bohemia is a live album by American jazz trumpeter Kenny Dorham. The album was recorded in 1956 at the Café Bohemia and released in 1957 on the Blue Note label. The original release featured 6 tracks; another 11 tracks, including some alternate takes was released in 1984 on the Japanese Blue Note label, as BNJ 61003/61004. A complete edition was released as a double-CD set in 2002.
The Allmusic review awarded the album 4½ stars and stated: "This music is designed for relaxing and grooving out. It will greatly assist anyone who is traveling by night or trying to make it through to the end of another day". The Penguin Guide to Jazz has selected this album as part of its suggested Core Collection, and gives the album a four-star rating (of a possible four).
All tracks written by Kenny Dorham, except where indicated.Kenny Dorham – trumpet
J. R. Monterose – tenor saxophone (tracks 1, 3–7, 9–12 & 14–17)
Bobby Timmons – piano
Kenny Burrell – guitar (tracks 5–7, 9, 10 & 12–17)
Sam Jones – bass
Arthur Edgehill – drums
1Monaco6:44'Round About Midnight at the Cafe Bohemia Wikipedia
2'Round About Midnight7:45