Island Episode

Houston Person

Island Episode
  • CAT # PRCD-11007-25

    1. Nemo 6:55
    2. Let Me Be The One 4:40
    3. Don't Misunderstand 4:07
    4. St. Thomas (Take 1) 6:30
    5. Theme From Baxter 5:07
    6. With You 4:20
    7. Montuno Merengue 9:21
    8. Waking Up Alone 5:01
    9. St. Thomas (Take 2) 6:11

with Babe Clark, Cecil Bridgewater, Billy Butler, Ernie Hayes, Gerry Jemmott, Bernard Purdie, Buddy Caldwell, Victor Paz, Hank Jones, Jimmy Ponder, Andy Gonzalez, Jerry Gonzalez, Nicky Marrero

Recorded April 9, 1971 and January 12, 1973.

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Recorded four months apart in 1967, Chocomotive and Trust in Me, which are joined herein, were the second and third albums made… More
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