Herbie Hancock and Chick Corea record ‘An Evening With Herbie Hancock & Chick Corea: In Concert,’ a live album for Columbia (1978)

‘An Evening With Herbie Hancock & Chick Corea: In Concert’ is a double live album recorded in February, 1978 over the course of several performances and released in November 1978 by Columbia.

Track Listing : 1.Homecoming (Chick Corea) – 19:11 . 2.Ostinato (Béla Bartók) – 03:01 . 3.The Hook (Chick Corea / Herbie Hancock) – 13:30 . 4.Bouquet (Bobby Hutcherson) – 19:22 . 5.Maiden Voyage (Herbie Hancock) – 08:25 . 6.La Fiesta (Chick Corea) – 08:11

Musicians : Herbie Hancock – Piano . Chick Corea – Piano

Production : Produced By David Rubinson, Herbie Hancock Phill Brown – Mastering . Fred Catero – Mixing . Rory Kaplan – Engineer . Bernie Kirsh – Editing, Engineer

Package : Tony Cohan – Liner Notes . Jeffrey Cohen – Liner Notes . Ellie Hughes – Design . Tom Hughes – Design . Michael Manoogian – Design . Roz Levin Perlmutter – Photography . Darryl Pitt – Photography

Recorded In February, 1978 At Masonic Auditorium, San Francisco; Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles; Golden Hall, San Diego; Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor.

Released In November 1978 By Columbia.


Corea’s “Homecoming” comes off like a big, progressive 20th century classical composition, broken up in the center with humorous fury that is followed by a section for prepared piano à la John Cage. […]

All About Jazz
It is not so much a stroll down memory lane as it is an opportunity for reappraisal, an opportunity for positive change. […]

Jazzis @ RateYourMusic
This means that, as the music on both albums is absolutely divine (see my comments on the other album), they are both absolutely essential and constitute in fact a non-separable document. […]


‘An Evening With Herbie Hancock & Chick Corea: In Concert’ on RVM [Radio.Video.Music]


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