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Johnny Griffin - The Congregation Album

Johnny Griffin - The Congregation Album

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Interprète: Johnny Griffin
Titre: The Congregation
Pays: Europe
Publié sur: 2006
Style: Bop
Category: Jazz
Classement: 4.8
Catalogue #: 0946 3 62640 2 8
Label: Blue Note


1It's You Or No One
Composed By – J. Styne And S. Cahn
2Main Spring
Composed By – J. Griffin
3I'm Glad There Is You
Composed By – J. Dorsey, P. Madeira Mertz
4Latin Quarter
Composed By – J. Jenkins
5 Bonus Track
6The Congregation
Composed By – J. Griffin
7I Remember You
Composed By – J. Mercer, V. Schertzinger


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
BLP 1580Johnny Griffin The Congregation ‎(LP, Album, Mono)Blue NoteBLP 1580US1958
MMBST-1580Johnny Griffin The Congregation ‎(2xLP, Album, Ltd, RE, 180)Music Matters Ltd.MMBST-1580US2011
TOCJ-9138, BNLP-1580Johnny Griffin The Congregation ‎(CD, Album, Mono, Ltd, RE, RM, Pap)Blue Note, Blue NoteTOCJ-9138, BNLP-1580Japan1999
GXK 8092 (M), BLP-1580Johnny Griffin The Congregation ‎(LP, Album, Mono)Blue Note, Blue NoteGXK 8092 (M), BLP-1580Japan1978
DOL893HJohnny Griffin The Congregation ‎(LP, Album, RE, 180)DOLDOL893HEurope2016


  • BassPaul Chambers
  • Design [Cover]Reid Miles
  • DrumsKenny Dennis
  • Illustration [Cover], DesignAndy Warhol
  • Liner Notes [Original]Robert Levin
  • Liner Notes [Reissue]Bob Blumenthal
  • Photography By [Liner]Francis Wolff
  • PianoSonny Clark
  • ProducerAlfred Lion
  • Recorded By, Remastered ByRudy Van Gelder
  • Reissue ProducerMichael Cuscuna
  • Tenor SaxophoneJohnny Griffin


Recorded on October 23, 1957. Originally released in 1958.
Remastered in 2006.

Tracks 1-5 originally issued as Blue Note BLP 1580.
Track 6 is a bonus track, not part of original LP, originally issued in 1991 on the first CD issue of this album.

Printed in the EU.


  • Barcode: 0 946 3 62640 2 8


  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Blue Note Records
  • Copyright (c) – Blue Note Records
  • Recorded At – Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, New Jersey



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