Gene Ammons – Nice An’ Cool (Full Album)

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Nice an’ Cool is an album by American tenor saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1961 and released on the Moodsville label.

Allmusic awarded the album four stars and reviewer Stewart Mason wrote that  “Nice ‘n Cool is first and foremost a mood album, with the unity of sound more important than the individual performances”.

Track listing:
“Till There Was You” (Meredith Willson) – 7:08
“Answer Me, My Love” (Fred Rauch, Gerhard Winkler) – 4:35
“Willow Weep for Me” (Ann Ronell) – 4:04
“Little Girl Blue” (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) – 4:55
“Something I Dreamed Last Night” (Sammy Fain, Herb Magidson, Jack Yellen) – 7:41
“Something Wonderful” (Oscar Hammerstein II, Richard Rodgers) – 3:03
“I Remember You” (Johnny Mercer, Victor Schertzinger) – 4:21
“Someone to Watch Over Me” (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 3:48

Gene Ammons – tenor saxophone
Richard Wyands – piano
Doug Watkins – bass
J.C. Heard – drums


Released: 1961
Recorded: January 26, 1961
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
Length: 39:35
Label: Moodsville
MV 18
Producer: Esmond Edwards