Similarly, Green's playing never gets too complicated or loses sight of the melodies, yet he never runs short of ideas - which goes to show that Feelin' the Spirit is indeed a labor of love. Opening with a jaunty "Just a Closer Walk With Thee," Green and Hancock work up an impassioned gospel fervor on "Go Down Moses," which is loaded with soulful, bluesy tradeoffs
Exclusive discount for Prime members. Sample this album Artist (Sample). For Feelin' the Spirit, Green takes five traditional, public-domain African-American spirituals (plus the CD bonus track "Deep River") and gives them convincing jazz treatments in a ine setting. Green's light touch and clear tone match very well with the reverent material, and pianist Herbie Hancock is tremendous in support, serving the needs of the music and nailing the bright gospel style perfectly.
Just a Closer Walk with Thee - 7:25. Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho - 8:00. Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen - 6:05. Go Down Moses - 7:25. Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child - 9:00. Grant Green - electric guitar. Herbie Hancock - piano. Billy Higgins - drums. Garvin Masseaux - tambourine. Recorded December 21, 1962, Rudy Van Gelder Studio. Luis Fonsi - Despacito ft.
Guitar – Grant Green. Liner Notes – Joe Goldberg. Photography By – Francis Wolff. Feelin' The Spirit (LP, Album).
Feelin' the Spirit is an album by jazz guitarist Grant Green originally issued on Blue Note Records as BLP 4132 and BST 84132. Consisting purely of jazz versions of African American spirituals, it is one of a series of theme records recorded by the guitarist in 1962. From the original liner notes: "Green has made no attempt here to recreate the five spirituals he plays in anything resembling their original context, nor has he tried to duplicate their often pallid manifestation on the concert stage
By: Grant Green (1963, Jazz). More albums from Grant Green: Blues For Lou by Grant Green. Funk in France: From Paris to Antibes (1969-1970) by Grant Green. Slick! – Live at Oil Can Harry’s by Grant Green. Live At Club Mozambique by Grant Green. Alive! by Grant Green. Visions by Grant Green. Goodnight, It’s Time To Go by Grant Green. Remembering by Grant Green. View all albums . Feelin’ The Spirit. By: Grant Green (1963, Jazz). 1. Just A Closer Walk With Thee. 2. Joshua Fit De Battle Ob Jericho. 3. Nobody Knows The Trouble I’ve Seen.
Visions is an album by American jazz guitarist Grant Green featuring performances recorded in 1971 and released on the Blue Note label. Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?" (Robert Lamm) - 5:10.
|A1||Just A Closer Walk With Thee|
|A2||Joshua Fit De Battle Ob Jericho|
|A3||Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen|
|B1||Go Down Moses|
|B2||Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child|
- Record Company – Blue Note Records
- Manufactured By – United Artists Music And Records Group, Inc.
- Bass – Butch Warren
- Design [Cover] – Reid Miles
- Drums – Billy Higgins
- Guitar – Grant Green
- Liner Notes – Joe Goldberg
- Photography By [Cover Photo] – Francis Wolff
- Piano – Herbie Hancock
- Recorded By [Recording By] – Rudy Van Gelder
- Tambourine – Garvin Masseaux
- Written-By [Uncredited] – Traditional
Notes1970's United Artists blue label.
Originally released in 1963.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (Side A Etching): 66
- Matrix / Runout (Side B Etching): 77
- Matrix / Runout (Side A Etching): BNST-84132•A•
- Matrix / Runout (Side B Etching): BNST-84132•B
- Matrix / Runout (Side A & B Stamp): STEREO
- Matrix / Runout (Side A & B Stamp): VAN GELDER
|BLP 4132||Grant Green||Feelin' The Spirit (LP, Album, Mono, DG,)||Blue Note||BLP 4132||US||1963|
|UCCQ-9117||Grant Green||Feelin' The Spirit (CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM)||Blue Note||UCCQ-9117||Japan||2015|
|DOL1036HG||Grant Green||Feelin' The Spirit (LP, Album, RE, 180)||DOL||DOL1036HG||Europe||2013|
|BST 84132||Grant Green||Feelin' The Spirit (LP, Album)||Blue Note||BST 84132||US||1970|
|BST 84132||Grant Green||Feelin' The Spirit (LP, Album, RE)||Blue Note||BST 84132||US||1968|