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Jazz 'Round the World

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Released  1964
Length  31:04
Artist  Yusef Lateef
Label  Impulse! Records
Recorded  December 19–20, 1963
Jazz 'Round the World (1963)  Live at Pep's (1964)
Release date  1964
Genre  Jazz
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Similar  A Flat - G Flat and C, Prayer to the East, The Sounds of Yusef, Jazz for the Thinker, Into Something

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Jazz 'Round the World is an album by American jazz multi-instrumentalist Yusef Lateef featuring performances recorded in 1963 for the Impulse! label.

Contents

Reception

The Allmusic review by Jason Ankeny awarded the album 4 stars stating "Yusef Lateef's first Impulse! date Jazz 'Round the World anticipates the emerging vogue for global music with a series of impassioned interpretations of traditional ethnic folk songs... Lateef proves that while music may indeed reign as the universal language, some speakers are far more fluent and eloquent than others".

Track listing

All compositions by Yusef Lateef except where noted.

  1. "Abana" - 2:20
  2. "India" - 4:09
  3. "You, So Tender and Wistful" - 2:29
  4. "Yusef's French Brother" - 4:10
  5. "The Volga Rhythm Song" - 2:03
  6. "Trouble In Mind" (Richard M. Jones) - 3:12
  7. "The Good Old Roast Beef of England" - 2:31
  8. "Raisins And Almonds" - 3:05
  9. "Utopia" - 2:47
  10. "Ringo Oiwake" (Fujio Ozawa, Masao Yoneyama) - 4:18
  • Recorded at Rudy Van Gelder Studio in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on December 19 & 20, 1963
  • Personnel

  • Yusef Lateef – tenor saxophone, flute, bassoon
  • Richard Williams – trumpet
  • Hugh Lawson – piano
  • Ernie Farrow – bass
  • Lex Humphries – drums
  • Songs

    1Abana2:20
    2India4:09
    3You - So Tender and Wistful2:29

    References

    Jazz 'Round the World Wikipedia