Butterfly with Hiccups

Butterfly with Hiccups (also released as Line for Lyons) is an album by American jazz saxophonist Gerry Mulligan featuring performances recorded in 1963 and 1964 and first released on the Limelight label.[1][2]

Butterfly with Hiccups
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Studio album by
Released1964
RecordedSeptember 3 and October 3 & 11, 1963 and June 25, 1964
Nola Penthouse Studios, NYC and New York City
GenreJazz
Length35:10
LabelLimelight LS 86004
ProducerHal Mooney
Gerry Mulligan chronology
Night Lights
(1963)
Butterfly with Hiccups
(1964)
If You Can't Beat 'Em, Join 'Em!
(1965)

ReceptionEdit

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic     [3]

The Allmusic site awarded the album 3 stars.[3]

Track listingEdit

All compositions by Gerry Mulligan except as indicated

  1. "Butterfly with Hiccups" - 3:16
  2. "You'd Be So Nice to Come Home To" (Cole Porter) - 5:03
  3. "Theme for Jobim" - 3:43
  4. "Old Devil Moon" (Burton Lane, Yip Harburg) - 4:35
  5. "The Ant Hill" - 7:24
  6. "Blues for Lynda" - 3:39
  7. "Line for Lyons" - 3:15
  8. "Crazy Day" - 4:15

PersonnelEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Gerry Mulligan Discography Archived April 22, 2012, at the Wayback Machine accessed February 22, 2016
  2. ^ Mercury Records Catalog: Limelight series accessed February 22, 2016
  3. ^ a b Butterfly with Hiccups – Listing at AllMusic. Retrieved February 22, 2016.