Annotation

Recorded on November 13, 1954 (Tracks 1-3 & 8) and February 6, 1955 (Tracks 4-7) at the Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, New Jersey

Remastered in 2004 by Rudy Van Gelder

Originally issued as BLP 1518 in 1956

Annotation last modified on 2007-11-21 13:41 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Room 608
5:22
2 Creepin' In
7:26
3 Stop Time
4:07
4 To Whom It May Concern
5:11
5 Hippy
5:25
6 The Preacher
4:18
7 Hankerin'
5:19
8 Doodlin'
6:45

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Art Blakey (1954-11-13) (tracks 1–3, 8)
Art Blakey (1955-02-06) (tracks 4–7)
trumpet:
Kenny Dorham (1954-11-13) (tracks 1–3, 8)
Kenny Dorham (1955-02-06) (tracks 4–7)
bass:
Doug Watkins (1954-11-13) (tracks 1–3, 8)
Doug Watkins (1955-02-06) (tracks 4–7)
saxophone:
Hank Mobley (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (tracks 2–3, 7)
piano:
Horace Silver (1954-11-13) (tracks 1–3, 8)
Horace Silver (1955-02-06) (tracks 4–7)
tenor saxophone:
Hank Mobley (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1954-11-13) (tracks 1–3, 8)
Hank Mobley (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1955-02-06) (tracks 4–7)
composer:
Hank Mobley (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (track 7)
Horace Silver (tracks 1–6, 8)
lyricist:
Babs Gonzales (track 6)
later translated versions:
Jazzbasilli (track 6)
later versions:
A Crazy Romance (track 6)
Doodlin' (track 8)
recording of:
Creepin' In (1954-11-13) (track 2)
Doodlin’ (1954-11-13) (track 8)
Room 608 (1954-11-13) (track 1)
Stop Time (1954-11-13) (track 3)
Hankerin' (1955-02-06) (track 7)
Hippy (1955-02-06) (track 5)
The Preacher (1955-02-06) (track 6)
To Whom It May Concern (1955-02-06) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:

Release

additional mastering:Rudy van Gelder (2004)
additional producer:Michael Cuscuna
producer:Alfred Lion
photography:Francis Wolff (photographer and record producer)
ASIN:US: B000005H46 [info]
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/1053363 [info]