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Foolin' Myself

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Released  1988
Length  43:56
Release date  1988
Label  Soul Note
Recorded  August 25, 1988
Artist  Jaki Byard
Producer  Giovanni Bonandrini
Genre  Jazz
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Foolin' Myself is an album of trio performances by the American jazz pianist Jaki Byard recorded in 1988 and released on the Italian Soul Note label.



The Allmusic review by Ken Dryden awarded the album 2 12 stars, stating "While the pianist's techinque [sic] is impressive as always, his songs are not as strong as on many of his other releases".

Track listing

All compositions by Jaki Byard except as indicated
  1. "Suite 27: Waterfalls, Highways, Skyways, Waterways" - 5:11
  2. "Oslo to Kristiansund to Malmo" - 3:10
  3. "Searchlight No. 2" - 9:22
  4. "Stage I / Stage II" - 4:17
  5. "Breath" (Ralph Hamperian) - 8:27
  6. "Foolin' Myself" (Jack Lawrence, Peter Tinturin) - 3:50
  7. "Land of Love" - 6:36
  • Recorded at Sound Ideas Studios in New York City on August 25, 1988
  • Personnel

  • Jaki Byard – piano
  • Ralph Hamperian - bass
  • Richard Allen - drums
  • Songs

    1Suite 27: Waterfall - Highways - Skyways - Waterways5:11
    2Oslo to Kristiansund to Malmo3:10
    3Searchlight No 29:22


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