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# Tracks Playtime Session Session Personnel & Personnel Variances for Tracks
1 The Promised Land 13:11 Art Blakey August 17, 1961 Freddie Hubbard (trumpet), Curtis Fuller (trombone), Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone), Cedar Walton (piano), Jymie Merritt (bass), Art Blakey (drums)
2 Arabia 11:25 Art Blakey August 17, 1961 Freddie Hubbard (trumpet), Curtis Fuller (trombone), Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone), Cedar Walton (piano), Jymie Merritt (bass), Art Blakey (drums)
3 It's Only a Paper Moon 13:17 Art Blakey March 18, 1962 Freddie Hubbard (trumpet), Curtis Fuller (trombone), Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone), Cedar Walton (piano), Jymie Merritt (bass), Art Blakey (drums)
4 Mosaic 12:23 Art Blakey March 18, 1962 Freddie Hubbard (trumpet), Curtis Fuller (trombone), Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone), Cedar Walton (piano), Jymie Merritt (bass), Art Blakey (drums)
5 Ping Pong 12:14 Art Blakey March 18, 1962 Freddie Hubbard (trumpet), Curtis Fuller (trombone), Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone), Cedar Walton (piano), Jymie Merritt (bass), Art Blakey (drums)
6 Up Jumped Spring (alt.) 05:10 Art Blakey March 18, 1962 Freddie Hubbard (trumpet), Curtis Fuller (trombone), Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone), Cedar Walton (piano), Jymie Merritt (bass), Art Blakey (drums)
7 Wee Dot (alternate) 06:56 Art Blakey February 21, 1954 Clifford Brown (trumpet), Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone), Horace Silver (piano), Curley Russell (bass), Art Blakey (drums)
8 Blues 08:35 Art Blakey February 21, 1954 Clifford Brown (trumpet), Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone), Horace Silver (piano), Curley Russell (bass), Art Blakey (drums)
9 The Way You Look Tonight 09:55 Art Blakey February 21, 1954 Clifford Brown (trumpet), Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone), Horace Silver (piano), Curley Russell (bass), Art Blakey (drums)
Leader(s): 
Art Blakey
Label Name: 
Blue Note
Catalog Number: 
BN-LA473-J2
Tracks: 
The Promised Land
Tracks: 
Arabia
Tracks: 
Mosaic
Tracks: 
Ping Pong
Tracks: 
Blues
Format: 
LP
Issue Status: 
original
Post-production audio editing
Producer: 
Alfred Lion
Reissue Producer: 
Alan Douglas
Remaster: 
no
Remix: 
no
Overdub: 
no
Method Notes: 
Sides one and four were produced by Alfred Lion, sides two and three by Alan Douglas. One name was put as producer, the other as reissue producer. Michael Cuscuna was the person who compiled the issue, so he also deserves recognition.
Physical object
Liner note author(s): 
Ira Gitler
Sources: 
discogs.com