Live At The 1994 Monterey Jazz Festival

Shirley Horn

Live At The 1994 Monterey Jazz Festival
  • CAT # MJFR-30313-25

    1. Introduction
    2. Foolin' Myself 2:14
    3. The Look Of Love 7:19
    4. How Am I To Know 4:49
    5. L.A. Breakdown (And Take Me In) 5:52
    6. Nice 'n' Easy 4:47
    7. A Song For You 6:42
    8. I've Got The World On A String 4:16
    9. Here's To Life 5:02
    10. Hard Hearted Hannah 2:46
    11. Blues For Big Scotia 3:06

From the liner notes: "In 1994, in Tim Jackson's second full year of producing the Monterey Jazz Festival, he invited pianist/vocalist Shirley Horn to the autumn classic for the first time. She had recently turned 60 and was in the midst of a career resurgence, thanks to a multi-CD contract with Verve Records that began in 1987 with her stellar comeback album, I Thought About You, a live recording at Hollywood's Vine St. Bar and Grill. "At Monterey, Shirley was at the peak of her powers," says Jackson. "It made sense to have her play the festival."-Dan Ouellette

Personnel: Shirley Horn, piano, vocals; Charles Ables, bass; Steve Williams, drums

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