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Carnival (Randy Weston album)

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Released  1975
Artist  Randy Weston
Producer  Michael Cuscuna
Genre  Jazz
Length  38:02
Release date  1975
Label  Freedom Records
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Recorded  July 5, 1974 Montreux Jazz Festival, Montreux, Switzerland
Carnival (1974)  Informal Solo Piano (1974)
Randy Weston albums  Berkshire Blues, Volcano Blues, Cole Porter in a Modern, Little Niles, Khepera

Carnival is a live album by American jazz pianist Randy Weston recorded in 1974 at the Montreux Jazz Festival and originally released on the Freedom label in 1975.



Allmusic awarded the album 4 stars, with its review by Scott Yanow stating, "This is an enjoyable and well-rounded set, easily recommended".

Track listing

All compositions by Randy Weston except as indicated

  1. "Carnival" - 12:42
  2. Introduction - 1:00
  3. "Tribute to Duke Ellington" - 7:25
  4. Introduction - 1:00
  5. "Mystery of Love" (Guy Warren) - 17:55


  • Randy Weston - piano
  • Billy Harper - tenor saxophone, flute
  • William Allen - bass
  • Don Moye - drums
  • Steve Berrios, congas, percussion
  • References

    Carnival (Randy Weston album) Wikipedia

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