New York Jazz Sextet: Group Therapy

New York Jazz Sextet: Group Therapy

Studio album by Art Farmer

Released
1966

Recorded
December 27, 1965 and January 17, 1966
New York City

Genre
Jazz

Length
76:32

Label
Scepter
SRM/SPS-526

Art Farmer chronology

Sing Me Softly of the Blues
(1965)
New York Jazz Sextet: Group Therapy
(1966)
The Time and the Place: The Lost Concert
(1966)

Group Therapy (released on CD as Art Farmer’s New York Jazz Sextet) is an album by Art Farmer’s New York Jazz Sextet recorded in 1965 and 1966 and originally released on the Scepter label.[1]

Contents

1 Reception
2 Track listing
3 Personnel
4 References

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings

Review scores

Source
Rating

Allmusic
[2]

Ken Dryden of Allmusic states, “Art Farmer fans will want to pick up this valuable reissue, especially since this represents the sole recording by this short-lived sextet”.[2]
Track listing[edit]

“Signature” (Tom McIntosh) – 0:10
“Bottom on Top” (McIntosh) – 5:32
“Supplication” (Adolph Sandole) – 5:26
“Another Look” (Adolph Sandole) – 7:31
“Dim After Day” (Dennis Sandole) – 6:42
“Indian Summer” (Victor Herbert) – 4:32
“Joy Shout” (David Sandole) – 4:37
“Giant Steps” (John Coltrane) – 3:41
“Signature” [mono take] (McIntosh) – 0:12 Bonus track on CD
“Bottom on Top” [mono take] (McIntosh) – 5:30 Bonus track on CD
“Supplication” [mono take] (A. Sandole) – 5:27 Bonus track on CD
“Another Look” [mono take] (A. Sandole) – 7:31 Bonus track on CD
“Dim After Day” [mono take] (D. Sandole) – 6:45 Bonus track on CD
“Indian Summer” [mono take] (Herbert) – 4:34 Bonus track on CD
“Joy Shout” [mono take] (D. Sandole) – 4:37 Bonus track on CD
“Giant Steps” [mono take] (Coltrane) – 3:45 Bonus track on CD

Personnel[edit]

Art Farmer – flugelhorn
Tom McIntosh – trombone
James Moody – tenor saxophone, flute
Patti Bown (track 8 & 16), Tommy Flanagan (tracks 1-7 & 9-15) – piano
Richard Davis (tracks 1-7 & 9-15), Reggie Workman (track 8 & 16) – bass
Albert Heath – drums
Marie Volpee – vocals (track 8 & 16)

References[edit]

^ Art Farmer discography accessed June 21, 2012
^ a b Allmusic Review accessed June 21, 2012

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Art Farmer

Studio albums

When Farmer Met Gryce (1955)
Art Farmer Quintet featuring Gigi Gryce (1955)
The Art Farmer Septet (1956)
Farmer’s Market (1956)
2 Trumpets (1957)
Three Trumpets (1957)
Last Night When We Were Young (1958)
Portrait of Art Farmer (1958)
Modern Art (1958)
Brass Shout (1959)
The Aztec Suite (1959)
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