Speed Trap

Speed Trap

Infobox Album
Name = Speed Trap
Type = live
Artist = Peter King

Released = April 23, 1996
Recorded = September 1994
Genre = Jazz
Length = 74:19
Label = Jazz House
Producer = Chris Lewis, Peter King
Reviews =
* Musicweb International [http://www.musicweb-international.com/jazz/2003/Jan03/Peter_King_Speed_Trap.htm link]
Last album = "Tamburello"
This album = "Speed Trap"
Next album = "Lush Life"

"This article is about the Peter King album. For the term related to speed limits, see Speed trap."

"Speed Trap" is a live jazz album by Peter King, recorded at Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club (Frith Street, London) in September 1994, and released in 1996 under the Ronnie Scotts Jazz House label. It features British/Canadian trumpet player Gerard Presencer who is now head of Jazz at the Royal Academy of Music.

Track listing

#"Mr Silver" (Beuf) – 13:48
#"My Man's Gone Now" (Gershwin–Gershwin–Heyward) – 15:37
#"T.N.K." (unknown) – 12:40
#"Naima" (Coltrane) – 10:10
#"Speed Trap" (King) – 12:06
#"Getting On" (King) – 9:48


*Peter Kingalto saxophone, soprano saxophone
*Gerard Presencertrumpet
*Steve Mellingpiano
*Alec Dankworthbass
*Stephen Keoghdrums

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