Creek Bank

Creek Bank

by Mose Allison

CD

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Overview

Creek Bank

When Mose Allison recorded his six early albums for Prestige, he was best-known as a bop-based pianist who occasionally sang. This single CD (which reissues in full Young Man Mose and Creek Bank) has 15 instrumentals including a rare appearance by Allison on trumpet ("Stroll") but it is his five typically ironic vocals that are most memorable, particularly Allison's classic "The Seventh Son" and "If You Live." His piano playing, even with the Bud Powell influence, was beginning to become original and he successfully performs both revived swing songs and moody originals.

Product Details

Release Date: 03/28/1994
Label: Prestige
UPC: 0025218545525
catalogNumber: 24055

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Mose Allison   Primary Artist,Piano,Trumpet,Vocals
Addison Farmer   Bass
Ronnie Free   Drums
Nick Stabulas   Drums

Technical Credits

George Gershwin   Composer
Mose Allison   Contributor
David Bennett   Composer
Rudy Van Gelder   Engineer
Ira Gershwin   Composer
Nick Stabulas   Contributor
Bob Weinstock   Producer
Chauncey Gray   Composer
Bert Lown   Composer
Richard A. Whiting   Composer
Ange Lorenzo   Composer
Joseph Reed Alden   Composer
Raymond B. Egan   Composer
Frederick Hamm   Composer
Faye Siegel   Composer

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