Dexter Gordon records ‘Go!’ his tenth album for Blue Note (1962)

Dexter Gordon‘s ‘Go!’ is his tenth studio album recorded on August 27, 1962 and released the same year by Blue Note.


Dexter Gordon records ‘Go!’ his tenth album for Blue Note (1962)

1 . Cheesecake (Live

2 . Second Balcony Jump (Switzerland, 1963)

Track Listing : 1.Cheese Cake (Dexter Gordon) – 06:33 . 2.Guess I’Ll Hang My Tears Out To Dry (Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn) – 05:23 . 3.Second Balcony Jump (Billy Eckstine, Gerald Valentine) – 07:05 . 4.Love For Sale (Cole Porter) – 07:40 . 5.Where Are You? (Jimmy Mchugh, Harold Adamson) – 05:21 . 6.Three O’Clock In The Morning (Dorothy Terris, Julian Robledo) – 05:42

Francis Wolff

Musicians : Dexter Gordon – Tenor Saxophone . Sonny Clark – Piano . Butch Warren – Bass . Billy Higgins – Drums

Reid Miles

Production : Produced By Alfred Lion Rudy Van Gelder – Engineer

Package : Reid Miles asterisques RVM – Cover Design . Ira Gitler – Liner Notes . Francis Wolff asterisques RVM – Photography

Recorded On August 27, 1962 At Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs.

Released In 1962 By Blue Note.

(Source Dexter Gordon – Go! | Official Site)

Dexter Gordon

Dexter blows his answer to them, by the last note on “Second Balcony Jump”. Go then!or do yourself a favor and Go find this album. One of Dexter’s best if you ask me; if you are not into jazz – this may be a great place to start. […]

What’s important here, is that Go! is clearly a Dexter Gordon album – a wonderful documentation of a man playing at the height of his powers. Go! is definitely one that should be on the short list for any fan of hard-bop, 60s jazz – or for that matter, anybody with ears. […]

Maxine told me that Gordon’s own Blue Note favorite was GO… Maxine said the reason was simple: “The rhythm section Dexter said the trio was ‘as close to perfect as you can get.’ ” […]


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