The Blues Book is an album by American jazz saxophonist Booker Ervin featuring performances recorded in 1964 for the Prestige label.
The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4½ stars and stated “The consistently passionate Ervin makes each of the fairly basic originals sound fresh and the performances are frequently exciting inside/outside music.”
All compositions by Booker Ervin.
Booker Ervin – tenor saxophone
Carmell Jones – trumpet
Gildo Mahones – piano
Richard Davis – bass
Alan Dawson – drums
Recorded: June 30, 1964
Studio: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
Producer: Don Schlitten