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Tell It the Way It Is!

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Released  24 September 1963
Length  36.1
Artist  Paul Gonsalves
Label  Impulse! Records
Recorded  4 September 1963
Producer  ?
Release date  24 September 1963
Genre  Jazz
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Tell It the Way It Is! (1961)  Cleopatra Feelin' Jazzy (1961)
Similar  Paul Gonsalves albums, Jazz albums

Paul gonsalves tell it the way it is

Tell It the Way It Is! is an album recorded in 1963 (see 1963 in music) by Paul Gonsalves.


Former Duke Ellington band members Gonsalves, Johnny Hodges and Ray Nance teamed up with Swedish trumpeter Rolf Ericson and pianist Walter Bishop Jr. on two sessions to create Tell It the Way It Is!.

Track listing

  1. Tell It the Way It Is!
  2. Things Ain't What They Used to Be
  3. Duke's Place
  4. Impulsive
  5. Rapscallion in Rab's Canyon
  6. Body and Soul


  • Paul Gonsalves - Tenor Saxophone
  • Johnny Hodges - Alto Saxophone
  • Ray Nance - Trumpet / Violin
  • Rolf Ericson - Trumpet
  • Walter Bishop Jr - Piano
  • Ernie Shepard - Bass / vocals
  • Osie Johnson - drums
  • Songs

    1Tell It the Way It Is!11:37
    2Things Ain't What They Used to Be4:43
    3Duke's Place5:28


    Tell It the Way It Is! Wikipedia

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