Contrasts (Larry Young album)

Contrasts (Larry Young album)
Studio album by Larry Young
Released 1967
Recorded September 18, 1967
Genre Jazz
Length 41:54
Label Blue Note
Producer Alfred Lion
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Contrasts is an album by American organist Larry Young recorded in 1967 and released on the Blue Note label.[1]



The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4 stars and stated "The adventurous music is sometimes quite intense but also grooves in its own eccentric way, offering listeners a very fresh sound on organ".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

Track listing

All compositions by Larry Young except as indicated
  1. "Majestic Soul" - 11:55
  2. "Evening" - 7:10
  3. "Major Affair" - 3:50
  4. "Tender Feelings" (Tyrone Washington) - 6:48
  5. "Means Happiness" - 4:43
  6. "Wild Is the Wind" (Dimitri Tiomkin, Ned Washington) - 4:28
  • Recorded at Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on September 18, 1967



  1. ^ Blue Note Records discography accessed November 23, 2010
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed November 23, 2010

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