The Sound of Spring

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The Sound of Spring
The Sound of Spring.jpg
Studio album by
Released1962
RecordedFebruary 14 & 15, 1962
StudioUnited Recordings Studio, Hollywood, California
GenreJazz
LabelArgo
LP 693
ProducerLeonard Chess, Ruth Brown
Ramsey Lewis chronology
Sound of Christmas
(1961)
The Sound of Spring
(1962)
Country Meets the Blues
(1962)

The Sound of Spring is an album of compositions related to springtime by Ramsey Lewis' Trio featuring tracks recorded in 1962 and released on the Argo label.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Down Beat3.5/5 stars[2]
Allmusic2/5 stars[3]

Allmusic awarded the album 2 stars.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Ramsey Lewis except as indicated

  1. "Sound of Spring" - 2:30
  2. "Spring Can Really Hang You Up the Most" (Fran Landesman, Tommy Wolf) - 4:25
  3. "Blue Spring" - 3:00
  4. "Spring Is Here" (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) - 4:22
  5. "Spring Will Be a Little Late This Year" (Frank Loesser) - 2:43
  6. "Spring Fever" - 2:35
  7. "It Might As Well Be Spring" (Oscar Hammerstein II, Rogers) - 3:52
  8. "Soft Winds" (Benny Goodman, Fletcher Henderson) - 3:10
  9. "There'll Be Another Spring" (Peggy Lee, Hubie Wheeler) - 2:30
  10. "Truly, Truly Spring" (Eldee Young) - 3:27

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Argo Records discography accessed October 9, 2012
  2. ^ Down Beat:September 27, 1962 Vol. 29, No.25
  3. ^ a b Allmusic Review accessed October 9, 2012