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An Evening with Herbie Hancock and Chick Corea: In Concert

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Released  November 1978
An Evening With Herbie Hancock & Chick Corea In Concert (1978)  The Piano (1979)
Release date  November 1978
Genre  Jazz
Length  91:04
An Evening With Herbie Hancock & Chick Corea In Concert (1978)  Secret Agent (1978)
Label  Columbia Records
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Recorded  February, 1978 Masonic Auditorium, San Francisco Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles Golden Hall, San Diego Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor
Producer  David Rubinson, Herbie Hancock
Artists  Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea
Similar  Herbie Hancock albums, Jazz albums

An evening with herbie hancock chick corea in concert


An Evening With Herbie Hancock & Chick Corea: In Concert is a live album recorded over the course of several live performances in February 1978 and released that same year as a double LP. The album features just Herbie Hancock and Chick Corea each playing acoustic piano. The use of only acoustic piano comes as a marked departure from both men's favoring of electric keyboards and a more jazz fusion style at the time. Herbie Hancock was credited with this album, while Chick Corea was credited with the album CoreaHancock, another recording from the concert tour with the two artists, released by Polydor.

Contents

On vinyl, "February Moment" and its introduction are indexed as one track. Moreover, the liner notes state that the fourth side of the album's sound had to be compressed to fit the 35 minutes of "Maiden Voyage" and "La Fiesta" on one side; this was done to preserve the integrity of the performance, and therefore contains a lower sound quality. The CD version avoids this issue.

Side one

  1. "Someday My Prince Will Come" (Churchill, Morey) – 12:36
  2. "Liza (All the Clouds'll Roll Away)" (George Gershwin, Kahn) – 8:56

Side two

  1. "Button Up" (Corea, Hancock) – 17:33

Side three

  1. "Introduction of Herbie Hancock by Chick Corea" – 0:41
  2. "February Moment" (Hancock) – 15:50

Side four

  1. "Maiden Voyage" (Hancock) – 13:30
  2. "La Fiesta" (Corea) – 21:58

Personnel

  • Herbie Hancock – Piano, left channel
  • Chick Corea – Piano, right channel
  • Songs

    1Someday My Prince Will Come12:36
    2Liza8:59
    3Button Up17:33

    References

    An Evening with Herbie Hancock & Chick Corea: In Concert Wikipedia


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