Ahmad Jamal - Emerald City Nights: Live at the Penthouse 1966-1968
BLACK FRIDAY RSD SPECIAL EDITION AVAILABLE ON NOVEMBER 24TH, 2023
LIMITED EDITION OF 3000 COPIES
NEVER-BEFORE-RELEASED RECORDING OF AHMAD JAMAL LIVE AT PENTHOUSE JAZZ CLUB IN SEATTLE IN 1960S.
REMASTERED BY BERNIE GRUNDMAN, TRANSFERRED FROM THE ORIGINAL TAPE REELS
DELUXE LIMITED-EDITION 180-GRAM 2-LP SET. DELUXE 2 CD SET ALSO AVAILABLE
Producer and music sleuth Zev Feldman's label, Jazz Detective, a division of Deep Digs Music Groups, releases the third and final volume of the Ahad Jamal sets: Emerald City Nights: Live at Penthouse (1966-1968), featuring previously unreleased performances by master pianist Ahmad Jamal.
The 2-LP set will be issued on 180-gram vinyl transferred from the original tapes and mastered by the legendary Bernie Grundman. The music will also be available as a 2-C D set and download. The package was produced by Feldman and supervised by Ahmad Jamal himself shortly before his passing away in April 2023.
Volume 3 offers the last batch of dazzling performances recorded at the intimate Seattle club The Penthouse by local radio host and live broadcast engineer Jim Wilke.
RECORDED ON SEPTEMBER 29, 1966 AT THE PENTHOUSE, SEATTLE, WA
2. Fantastic Vehicle
RECORDED ON AUGUST 24 1967, AT THE PENTHOUSE, SEATTLE, WA
1. Mr. Lucky
2. Autumn Leaves
RECORDED AUGUST, 1967 AT THE PENTHOUSE, SEATTLE, WA
1. Corcovado (Quiet Night of the Quiet Stars)
2. Where is Love
3. Dance to the Lady
RECORDED APRIL 26, 1968 AT THE PENTHOUSE, SEATTLE, WA
1. Naked City Theme
2. Emily [Solo]
Produced for release by ZEV FELDMAN
Co-produced by ANDREW STAYMAN
Executive Producers: AHMAD JAMAL, JORDI SOLEY and CARLOS AGUSTÍN CALEMBERT
Associate Producers: ZAK SHELBY-SZYSZKO, JOE ALTERMAN, JIM WILKE and CHARLIE PUZZO JR.
Release Date - November 24th, 2023