Monday, March 6, 2017
Blu-Spec Jazz CD of the Month - "Yusef Lateef: In A Temple Garden"
Yusef Lateef: "In A Temple Garden" (CTI/King KICJ 2540)
First CD release!
Rating: **** (musical performance & sonic quality)
Produced by Creed Taylor for CTI Records
Engineered by Rudy Van Gelder @ Van Gelder Studios (Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey) in May 1979
Cover Photo: Jeré Cockrell
Album Design: Neal Pozner
Arranged by Jeremy Wall
Featuring: Yusef Lateef (flute, tenor sax, vocals), Tom Schuman (acoustic piano, Fender Rhodes electric piano, synthesizers), Jeremy Wall (keyboards), Suzane Ciani (synthesizer programming), Will Lee (electric bass), Steve Gadd & Jimmy Madison (drums), Ray Barretto (congas), Sammy Figueroa (percussion), Eric Gale (guitar), Randy Brecker (trumpet), Michael Brecker (tenor sax), Jerry Dodgion (alto sax), Jim Pugh (trombone)