Kenny Burrell – Ode to 52nd Street

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Ode to 52nd Street is an album by guitarist Kenny Burrell recorded in 1967 and released on the Cadet label.

“Burrell plays quite well, as usual (he is among the most consistent of jazz improvisers), and, even if the music is not all that memorable, the results are pleasing.” – Scott Yanow/AllMusic.

Track listing:
All compositions by Kenny Burrell and Richard Evans except as indicated

“Suite for Guitar and Orchestra Theme 1: So Little Time” – 5:05
“Suite for Guitar and Orchestra Theme 2: Growing” – 4:12
“Suite for Guitar and Orchestra Theme 3: Round and Round We Go” – 5:28
“Suite for Guitar and Orchestra Theme 4: Recapitulation” – 2:58
“I Want My Baby Back” – 3:00
“Con Alma” (Dizzy Gillespie) – 3:29
“Soulero” (Evans) – 3:02
“Wild Is the Wind” (Dimitri Tiomkin, Ned Washington) – 3:09
“Blues Fuse” – 3:21

Kenny Burrell – guitar
Orchestra arranged and conducted by Richard Evans


Released: 1967
Recorded: September 1967
Studio: Tel Mar Studios, Chicago
Label: Cadet
LPS 798
Producer: Richard Evans