Bobby Hutcherson records ‘Dialogue’ for Blue Note (1965)

Bobby Hutcherson’s ‘Dialogue’ is an album recorded on April 3, 1965 and released in 1965 by Blue Note.

Track Listing : 1.Catta (Andrew Hill) – 07:19 . 2.Idle While (Joe Chambers) – 06:37 . 3.Les Noirs Marchant (Andrew Hill) – 06:41 . 4.Dialogue (Joe Chambers) – 09:59 . 5.Ghetto Lights (Andrew Hill) – 06:16

Musicians : Bobby Hutcherson – Vibraphone, Marimba On (3 – 4 – 6). . Sam Rivers – Tenor Saxophone On (1 – 6) Soprano Saxophone On (5), Bass Clarinet On (4), Flute On (2 – 3) . Freddie Hubbard – Trumpet . Andrew Hill – Piano . Richard Davis – Double Bass . Joe Chambers – Drums

Production : Produced By Alfred Lion Rudy Van Gelder – Engineer

Recorded On April 3, 1965 At Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs.

Released In 1965 By Blue Note.


All About Jazz
Freddie Hubbard and Sam Rivers complete the lineup, bringing straight-ahead and avant-garde concepts into direct and felicitous contact. The polyglot eccentricity of Hill’s work is immediately striking […]

Vibes are mellow and cool, which is why Hutcherson’s masterstroke was putting a first division front line together, ensuring this was not just a “vibraphone album”. Rather, Hutcherson is often low key, adding colourings while his other artists take the lead. […]

The World is Robert
Overall, another jazz classic featuring a veritable mix of conventional hard bop and avant-garde. Once again, it should have been listed as an Andrew Hill album because the bulk of it was written by him and he’s largely responsible for the avant-garde sound that made Dialogue so unique in Blue Note’s catalogue. […]


Bobby Hutcherson’s ‘Dialogue’ on RVM [Radio.Video.Music]


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