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Abbey Lincoln - Straight Ahead

# Tracks Playtime Session Session Personnel & Personnel Variances for Tracks
1 Straight Ahead 05:15 Abbey Lincoln February 22, 1961 Abbey Lincoln (vocal), Booker Little (trumpet), Julian Priester (trombone), Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone), Mal Waldron (arranger, arranger, piano), Art Davis (bass), Max Roach (drums)
(variance) -- Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone)
2 When Malindy Sings 04:00 Abbey Lincoln February 22, 1961 Abbey Lincoln (vocal), Booker Little (trumpet), Julian Priester (trombone), Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone), Mal Waldron (arranger, arranger, piano), Art Davis (bass), Max Roach (drums)
(variance) -- Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, flute)
3 In the Red 08:23 Abbey Lincoln February 22, 1961 Abbey Lincoln (vocal), Booker Little (trumpet), Julian Priester (trombone), Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone), Mal Waldron (arranger, arranger, piano), Art Davis (bass), Max Roach (drums)
(variance) -- Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone)
4 Blue Monk 06:32 Abbey Lincoln February 22, 1961 Abbey Lincoln (vocal), Booker Little (trumpet), Julian Priester (trombone), Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone), Art Davis (bass), Max Roach (drums)
(variance) -- Mal Waldron (arranger, arranger), Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone)
5 Left Alone 06:42 Abbey Lincoln February 22, 1961 Abbey Lincoln (vocal), Booker Little (trumpet), Julian Priester (trombone), Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone), Mal Waldron (arranger, arranger, piano), Art Davis (bass), Max Roach (drums)
(variance) -- Eric Dolphy (bass clarinet)
6 African Lady 06:42 Abbey Lincoln February 22, 1961 Abbey Lincoln (vocal), Booker Little (trumpet), Julian Priester (trombone), Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone), Mal Waldron (arranger, arranger, piano), Art Davis (bass), Max Roach (drums)
(variance) -- Eric Dolphy (piccolo), Roger Sanders (Montego Joe) (conga), Robert Whitley (conga)
7 Retribution 03:45 Abbey Lincoln February 22, 1961 Abbey Lincoln (vocal), Booker Little (trumpet), Julian Priester (trombone), Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone), Mal Waldron (arranger, arranger, piano), Art Davis (bass), Max Roach (drums)
(variance) -- Eric Dolphy (bass clarinet)
Leader(s): 
Abbey Lincoln
Label Name: 
Candid
Catalog Number: 
CJM 8015
Tracks: 
Straight Ahead
Tracks: 
When Malindy Sings
Tracks: 
In the Red
Tracks: 
Blue Monk
Tracks: 
Left Alone
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African Lady
Tracks: 
Retribution
Format: 
LP
Playback Channels: 
mono
Post-production audio editing
Producer: 
Nat Hentoff
Original Master Engineer: 
Bob d'Orleans
Remaster: 
no
Remix: 
no
Overdub: 
no
Physical object
Liner note author(s): 
Nat Hentoff
Photographer(s) credit: 
Frank Gauna
Sources: 
discogs.com; jazzdiscography.com; Eric Dolphy: A Musical Biography & Discography Smosko, Vladimir and Barry Tepperman