Carnival (John Handy album)

Carnival is an album by American jazz saxophonist John Handy which was recorded in 1977 and originally released on the ABC/Impulse label.[1][2]

Carnival
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Studio album by
Released1977
Recorded1977
A&R Recording Studios, New York and ABC Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA
GenreJazz
Length42:04
LabelABC/Impulse
AS 9324
ProducerEsmond Edwards
John Handy chronology
Hard Work
(1976)
Carnival
(1977)
Where Go the Boats
(1978)

ReceptionEdit

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic     [3]

AllMusic awarded the album 2 stars stating "Handy is mostly featured here in commercial settings, singing two songs and interacting with an electric rhythm section".[3]

Track listingEdit

All compositions by John Handy except as indicated

  1. "Carnival" - 3:25
  2. "Alvina" - 6:11
  3. "Watch Your Money Go" - 5:58
  4. "I Will Leave You" - 5:15
  5. "Love's Rejoycing" - 8:17
  6. "Make Her Mine" - 4:10
  7. "All the Things You Are" (Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II) - 2:43
  8. "Christina's Little Song" - 6:05

PersonnelEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ John Handy discography, accessed November 10, 2015
  2. ^ Impulse! Records Catalog: 9300 series, accessed November 11, 2015
  3. ^ a b Yanow, Scott. Carnival – Review at AllMusic. Retrieved November 11, 2015.