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Grey's Mood (The Definitive Black & Blue Sessions (1975))


Download links and information about Grey's Mood (The Definitive Black & Blue Sessions (1975)) by Al Grey. This album was released in 1975 and it belongs to Jazz, Bop genres. It contains 11 tracks with total duration of 55:00 minutes.

Artist: Al Grey
Release date: 1975
Genre: Jazz, Bop
Tracks: 11
Duration: 55:00
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No. Title Length
1. Face It Here It Is 5:08
2. Night Train 5:10
3. Catch Up With That (take 2) 3:17
4. Solitude 3:32
5. Grey's Mood 6:24
6. Drums On Chris 3:00
7. Bedroom Eyes 7:07
8. Something for Grey 6:36
9. Shufflin' In Orange's Arenes 2:27
10. Mellow for Love 8:54
11. Catch Up With That (take 1) 3:25



This excellent set (last available as a Classic Jazz LP) features Al Grey on two sessions in peak form. The trombonist is the lead voice in an octet for four numbers that also feature tenorman Hal Singer, and he joins forces with tenor saxophonist Jimmy Forrest (they were both in Count Basie's band at the time) in a quintet also including pianist Tommy Flanagan for three other tunes. Grey wrote six of the seven numbers, all but one of which are blues. Grey and Forrest would soon leave Basie and team up on a regular basis until the tenor's death. Accessible and swinging music.