Memphis Jackson is an album by American jazz vibraphonist Milt Jackson featuring performances with the Ray Brown Big Band recorded in 1969 for the Impulse! label.[1]

Memphis Jackson
Memphis Jackson.jpg
Studio album by
Milt Jackson with the Ray Brown Big Band
Released1970
RecordedOctober 9 & 10, 1969
GenreJazz
Length37:53
LabelImpulse!
ProducerEd Michel
Milt Jackson chronology
Just the Way It Had to Be
(1969)
Memphis Jackson
(1970)
Space
(1969)

ReceptionEdit

The Allmusic review awarded the album 4.5 stars.[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic     [2]

Track listingEdit

All compositions by Milt Jackson except as indicated
  1. "Uh-Huh" (Ray Brown) - 3:48
  2. "One Mint Julep (One Way)" (Rudy Toombs) - 2:33
  3. "Oh Happy Day" (Edwin Hawkins) - 3:30
  4. "Memphis Junction" - 2:49
  5. "Queen Mother Stomp" (Victor Feldman) - 6:30
  6. "Braddock Breakdown" (Ray Brown) - 3:40
  7. "A Sound for Sore Ears" (Jimmy Heath) - 3:02
  8. "Enchanted Lady" - 5:06
  9. "One Mint Julep (The Other Way)" (Toombs) - 2:44
  10. "Picking Up the Vibrations (Ray Brown) - 4:11
  • Recorded at Annex Recording Studios, Hollywood, California on October 9 (tracks 1-3, 6, 7, 9 & 10) and October 10 (tracks 4, 5 & 8), 1969

PersonnelEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Impulse! Records discography accessed January 11, 2012
  2. ^ a b Allmusic Review accessed January 11, 2012