Truth (Duke Jordan album)

Truth is an album led pianist Duke Jordan recorded in 1975 but not released on the Danish SteepleChase label until 1983.[1]

Truth
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Studio album by
Released1983
RecordedMarch 2, 1975 in Copenhagen, Denmark
GenreJazz
Length46:28 CD with bonus tracks
LabelSteepleChase SCS 1175
ProducerNils Winther
Duke Jordan chronology
Two Loves
(1973)
Truth
(1983)
Misty Thursday
(1975)

ReceptionEdit

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic     [2]

In his review for AllMusic, Ken Dryden said "Although the eight originals performed on this session (with two alternate takes added for the CD reissue) never became very well known as his hit "Jordu," there are a number of enjoyable tunes".[2]

Track listingEdit

All compositions by Duke Jordan

  1. "Layout Blues" - 5:42
  2. "32nd Street Love" - 5:33
  3. "Truth" - 6:23
  4. "There's a Star for You" - 6:04
  5. "Misty Thursday" - 5:57
  6. "Hymn to Peace" - 5:04
  7. "Lady Linda" - 7:16
  8. "Night Train from Snekkersten" - 4:40
  9. "32nd Street Love" [Take 3] - 5:44 Bonus track on CD release
  10. "Layout Blues" [Take 1] - 3:03 Bonus track on CD release

PersonnelEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Duke Jordan discography, accessed March 12, 2015
  2. ^ a b Dryden, Ken. Truth – Review at AllMusic. Retrieved March 12, 2015.