Black Orpheus

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All Music Guide - Ron Wynn
Whether accompanying or leading a band, bassist Ray Brown was long among jazz's greatest players. These cuts, mostly from 1989 escept for two numbers done in 1991, feature Brown backing soulful pianist Gene Harris and steady drummer Jeff Hamilton on a program combining Afro-Latin material with standards from Johnny Mercer, Fats Waller and others, as well as an excellent rendition of Percy Mayfield's blues/R&B standard "Please Send Me Someone to Love." The songs are long enough to display each musician's skills, but not so lengthy that they become repetitious. It's a well-played, delightful example of the kind of high-powered material that...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Ron Wynn
Whether accompanying or leading a band, bassist Ray Brown was long among jazz's greatest players. These cuts, mostly from 1989 escept for two numbers done in 1991, feature Brown backing soulful pianist Gene Harris and steady drummer Jeff Hamilton on a program combining Afro-Latin material with standards from Johnny Mercer, Fats Waller and others, as well as an excellent rendition of Percy Mayfield's blues/R&B standard "Please Send Me Someone to Love." The songs are long enough to display each musician's skills, but not so lengthy that they become repetitious. It's a well-played, delightful example of the kind of high-powered material that was Ray Brown's stock-in-trade.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/27/1994
  • Label: Evidence
  • UPC: 730182207620
  • Catalog Number: 22076
  • Sales rank: 76,251

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Days of Wine and Roses - Ray Brown Trio (6:54)
  2. 2 I Thought About You - Ray Brown Trio (7:16)
  3. 3 Black Orpheus: Manhã de Carnaval - Ray Brown Trio (3:31)
  4. 4 How Insensitive - Ray Brown Trio (8:37)
  5. 5 My Foolish Heart - Ray Brown Trio (5:41)
  6. 6 Please Send Me Someone to Love - Ray Brown Trio (6:50)
  7. 7 Ain't Misbehavin' - Ray Brown Trio (9:47)
  8. 8 When You Wish upon a Star - Ray Brown Trio (7:06)
  9. 9 Things Ain't What They Used to Be - Ray Brown Trio (8:00)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Ray Brown Primary Artist, Bass
Jeff Hamilton Drums
Gene Harris Piano
Ray Brown Trio Track Performer
Technical Credits
Luiz Bonfá Composer
Mercer Ellington Composer
Takao Ishizuka Producer
Antonio Carlos Jobim Composer
Kimion Oikawa Engineer
Zan Stewart Liner Notes
Yoichi Nakao Executive Producer
Edward VanLandeghem Remastering
Seiji Kaneko Mastering
Ted Persons Composer
Wakako Mizuta Illustrations
Hisao Nishida Mastering, Master Clearance
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