The Plot (album)

The Plot is an album by Italian jazz trumpeter and composer Enrico Rava recorded in 1976 and released on the ECM label.[1]

The Plot
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Studio album by
RecordedAugust 1976
ProducerManfred Eicher
Enrico Rava chronology
The Pilgrim and the Stars
The Plot
Enrico Rava Quartet
Original LP Cover
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The Allmusic review by Michael G. Nastos awarded the album 4 stars noting the album's "Original ideas and compositions".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic     [2]
The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings    [3]

Track listingEdit

All compositions by Enrico Rava except as indicated
  1. "Tribe" - 6:56
  2. "On the Red Side of the Street" (Enrico Rava, Graciela Rava) - 5:28
  3. "Amici" - 9:08
  4. "Dr. Ra and Mr. Va" - 6:45
  5. "Foto di Famiglia" (John Abercrombie, Enrico Rava) - 2:26
  6. "The Plot" - Rava 15:00
  • Recorded at Talent Studio in Oslo, Norway in August 1976



  1. ^ ECM discography accessed September 7, 2011
  2. ^ a b Nastos, M. G. Allmusic Review accessed September 7, 2011
  3. ^ Cook, Richard; Morton, Brian (2008). The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings (9th ed.). Penguin. p. 1193. ISBN 978-0-141-03401-0.