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Nightwings (Stanley Turrentine album)

Nightwings is an album by jazz saxophonist Stanley Turrentine recorded for the Fantasy label in 1977 and featuring performances by Turrentine with an orchestra arranged and conducted by Claus Ogerman.[1]

Nightwings
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Studio album by
Released1977
RecordedJune-July, 1977 in New York City
GenreJazz
LabelFantasy F 9534
ProducerStanley Turrentine
Stanley Turrentine chronology
The Man with the Sad Face
(1976)
Nightwings
(1977)
West Side Highway
(1977)

Contents

ReceptionEdit

The Allmusic review by Michael Erlewine simply stated "Large group session for Fantasy".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic     [2]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide     [3]

Track listingEdit

  1. "Papa "T"" (Stanley Turrentine) - 7:23
  2. "If You Don't Believe" (Clarence McDonald, Deniece Williams, Fritz Baskett) - 5:48
  3. "Joao" (Tommy Turrentine) - 3:40
  4. "Birdland" (Joe Zawinul) - 5:54
  5. "There's Music In the Air" (Caiphus Semenya, Will Jennings) - 4:14
  6. "Nightwings" (Claus Ogerman) - 3:49
  7. "Don't Give Up On Us" (Ogerman) - 5:19

PersonnelEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Stanley Turrentine discography accessed April 16, 2015.
  2. ^ a b Erlewine, Michael. Nightwings – Review at AllMusic. Retrieved April 16, 2015.
  3. ^ Swenson, J., ed. (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 194. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.