‘Play’ by Bobby McFerrin & Chick Corea is an album recorded on June 23, 1990 at Wolftrap (Vienna, Virginia) and June 27, 1990 at Carnegie Hall (New York City) and released the same year by Blue Note.
Track Listing : 1.Spain (Chick Corea, Joaquín Rodrigo) – 10:12 . 2.Even From Me (Chick Corea, Bobby Mcferrin) – 06:34 . 3.Autumn Leaves (Joseph Kosma, Johnny Mercer, Jacques Prévert) – 11:41 . 4.Blues Connotation (Ornette Coleman) – 07:13 . 5.’Round Midnight (Bernie Hanighen, Thelonious Monk, Cootie Williams) – 07:59 . 6.Blue Bossa (Kenny Dorham) – 06:14
Musicians : Chick Corea – Piano . Bobby Mcferrin – Vocals
Production : Produced By Chick Corea, Bobby Mcferrin, Linda Goldstein . Adam Pinch – Engineer . Chris Tergesen – Engineer, Mixing . John Harris – Engineer . Bernie Kirsh – Engineer . Greg Calbi – Mastering
Package : Patrick Roques – Design
Recorded On June 23, 1990 At Wolftrap, Vienna, Virginia And At Carnegie Hall, New York City On June 27, 1990.
Released In 1990 By Blue Note.
The New-York Times
Jazz Festival; The Music Of Bobby McFerrin and Chick Corea Mr. McFerrin biggest weakness is his tendency on occasion to turn his exploratory playfulness into cutesy shtick. That’s what happened at the end of the show he led the audience in singing the theme song from ”The Mickey Mouse Club.” […]
This is a MUST for jazz enthusiasts. Like anything exceptional, most people won’t like it, so don’t bother playing this CD for friends unless they share your tastes in music. Excellence in any endeavor has a narrow audience, but for those who appreciate greatness, its appeal cuts deep. […]
Unfortunately without seeing the performers in person, one is not always sure what the audience is laughing at, particularly during the first three selections. […]