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# Tracks Playtime Session Session Personnel & Personnel Variances for Tracks
1 Status Seeking 08:50 Mal Waldron June 27, 1961 Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Mal Waldron (piano), Ron Carter (cello), Joe Benjamin (bass), Charlie Persip (drums)
(variance) -- Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone)
2 Duquility 04:10 Mal Waldron June 27, 1961 Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Mal Waldron (piano), Ron Carter (cello), Joe Benjamin (bass), Charlie Persip (drums)
3 Thirteen 04:45 Mal Waldron June 27, 1961 Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Mal Waldron (piano), Ron Carter (cello), Joe Benjamin (bass), Charlie Persip (drums)
(variance) -- Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone)
4 We Diddit 04:23 Mal Waldron June 27, 1961 Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Mal Waldron (piano), Ron Carter (cello), Joe Benjamin (bass), Charlie Persip (drums)
(variance) -- Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone)
5 Warm Canto 05:37 Mal Waldron June 27, 1961 Mal Waldron (piano), Ron Carter (cello), Joe Benjamin (bass), Charlie Persip (drums)
(variance) -- Eric Dolphy (bass clarinet), Booker Ervin (omit),
6 Warp and Woof 05:35 Mal Waldron June 27, 1961 Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Mal Waldron (piano), Ron Carter (cello), Joe Benjamin (bass), Charlie Persip (drums)
(variance) -- Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone)
7 Fire Waltz 07:55 Mal Waldron June 27, 1961 Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Mal Waldron (piano), Ron Carter (cello), Joe Benjamin (bass), Charlie Persip (drums)
Leader(s): 
Mal Waldron
Label Name: 
New Jazz
Catalog Number: 
NJLP 8269
Tracks: 
Status Seeking
Tracks: 
Duquility
Tracks: 
Thirteen
Tracks: 
We Diddit
Tracks: 
Warm Canto
Tracks: 
Warp and Woof
Tracks: 
Fire Waltz
Format: 
LP
Playback Channels: 
mono
Issue Status: 
original
Post-production audio editing
Producer: 
Esmond Edwards
Original Master Engineer: 
Rudy Van Gelder
Remaster: 
no
Remix: 
no
Overdub: 
no
Physical object
Liner note author(s): 
Nat Hentoff
Photographer(s) credit: 
Don Schlitten
Sources: 
discogs.com; jazzdiscography.com; Eric Dolphy: A Musical Biography & Discography Smosko, Vladimir and Barry Tepperman