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Gene Ammons - Soulful Saxophone

Gene Ammons - Soulful Saxophone

Performer: Gene Ammons
Title: Soulful Saxophone
Released: Nov 1959
Cat#: LP 1442
Country: US
Label: Chess
Size MP3 version: 1543 mb
Size FLAC version: 1251 mb
Rating: 4.0
Votes: 709
Genre: Jazz

Gene Ammons - Soulful Saxophone


1Prelude To A Kiss2:55
2You Go To My Head2:45
3Happiness Is A Thing Called Joe2:38
4My Foolish Heart2:42
5Once In A While3:05
6It's You Or No One3:05
7Pennies From Heaven2:30
9It's The Talk Of The Town2:44
10Can Anyone Explain2:48


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
LP-1442Gene Ammons Soulful Saxophone ‎(LP, Album, Mono)ChessLP-1442US1959
LPS 783Gene Ammons Makes It Happen ‎(LP, RE)CadetLPS 783US1967
LP 783Gene Ammons Gene Ammons Makes It Happen. ‎(LP, Mono)CadetLP 783USUnknown
UCCC-9028Gene Ammons Makes It Happen ‎(CD, Album, Mono, Ltd, RE, RM, Pap)CadetUCCC-9028Japan2002
LP 1442Gene Ammons Soulful Saxophone ‎(LP, Mono, Promo, Mul)ChessLP 1442US1959


  • ContrabassGene Wright (tracks: A1 to A5, B2, B3), Leroy Jackson (tracks: B1, B5), Lowell Pointer (tracks: B4)
  • DrumsIke Day (tracks: B4), Teddy Stewart (tracks: A5, B2), Wesley Landers (tracks: A1, A3, B1, B3, B5)
  • GuitarLeo Blevins (tracks: B1, B4)
  • Other – Sonny Stitt (tracks: A2, A4)
  • PianoCharlie Bateman (tracks: A1, A2, A4, A3, B3), Junior Mance (tracks: B1, B2, A5)
  • Piano, VocalsChristine Chatman (tracks: B4, B5)
  • Tenor SaxophoneGene Ammons, Tom Archia (tracks: B5)
  • TromboneMatthew Gee (tracks: A1, A3, B1, B3)
  • TrumpetBill Massey (tracks: A1, A2, A4, A3, B3), Jesse Miller (tracks: B1)
  • VocalsMary Graham (tracks: B4)


B1 - Chicago, IL, January 8, 1950
B4 - Chicago, IL, February 28, 1949
B5 - Chicago, IL, October 12, 1948
A5, B2 - Chicago, IL, May 3, 1951
A1, A3, B3 - Chicago, IL, May 2, 1950
A2, A4 - Chicago, IL, August, 1950


  • Matrix / Runout: LP-9711
  • Matrix / Runout: LP-9712



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