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Jimmy Smith - The Definitive Jimmy Smith flac album Performer: Jimmy Smith
Title: The Definitive Jimmy Smith
Style: Hard Bop
Released: 2002
Country: Europe
MP3 album: 1708 mb
FLAC album: 1694 mb
Rating: 4.6
Other formats: MIDI VOC WMA XM VQF MP2 DMF
Genre: Jazz

This sampler draws from organist Jimmy Smith's Blue Note and Verve recordings, picking out seven highlights from the 1956-1966 period. Included are such gems from Smith's Blue Note years as the fiery up-tempo blues "The Champ" that helped launch his career," the 20-minute all-star jam "The Sermon" (with trumpeter Lee Morgan, altoist Lou Donaldson, tenor saxophonist Tina Brooks, guitarist Kenny Burrell, and drummer Art Blakey) and "Midnight Special" with tenorman Stanley Turrentine.

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Tracklist Hide Credits

1 The Champ
Composed By – Dizzy GillespieDrums – Donald BaileyGuitar – Thornel Schwartz
2 The Sermon
Alto Saxophone – Lou DonaldsonComposed By – Jimmy SmithDrums – Art BlakeyGuitar – Kenny BurrellTenor Saxophone – Tina BrooksTrumpet – Lee Morgan
3 Midnight Special
Composed By – Jimmy SmithDrums – Donald BaileyGuitar – Kenny BurrellTenor Saxophone – Stanley Turrentine
4 Walk On The Wild Side
Alto Saxophone – Jerry Dodgion, Phil WoodsArranged By – Oliver NelsonBaritone Saxophone – George BarrowBass – George DuvivierComposed By – Elmer Bernstein, Mack DavidConductor – Oliver NelsonDrums – Ed ShaughnessyGuitar – Barry GalbraithTenor Saxophone – Babe Clark, Bob Ashton*Trombone – Britt Woodman, Jimmy Cleveland, Tom Mitchell*, Urbie GreenTrumpet – Doc Severinsen, Ernie Royal, Joe Newman, Joe Wilder
5 The Cat
Arranged By – Lalo SchifrinBass – George DuvivierComposed By – Lalo Schifrin, Rick WardConductor – Lalo SchifrinDrums – Grady TateFrench Horn – Bill Correa, Earl Chapin, Jim Buffington, Ray AlongeGuitar – Kenny BurrellPercussion – Phil KrausTrombone – Jimmy Cleveland, Tony Studd, Urbie GreenTrumpet – Bernie Glow, Ernie Royal, Jimmy Maxwell, Marky Markowitz, Snooky Young, Thad JonesTuba – Don Butterfield
6 Got My Mojo Workin'
Alto Saxophone – Phil WoodsArranged By – Oliver NelsonBaritone Saxophone – Jerome RichardsonBass – George DuvivierComposed By – McKinley MorganfieldConductor – Oliver NelsonDrums – Grady TateGuitar – Kenny BurrellTenor Saxophone – Romeo PenqueTrumpet – Ernie RoyalVocals – Jimmy Smith
7 Night Train
Arranged By – Oliver NelsonBass – Richard Davis Composed By – Jimmy ForrestConductor – Oliver NelsonDrums – Grady TateGuitar – Wes MontgomeryReeds – Danny Bank, Jerome Richardson, Jerry Dodgion, Phil Woods, Bob Ashton*Trombone – Jimmy Cleveland, Melba Liston, Quentin Jackson, Tony StuddTrumpet – Clark Terry, Ernie Royal, Jimmy Maxwell, Joe Newman

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – EMI Music Canada
  • Distributed By – EMI Music Canada


  • Organ – Jimmy Smith
  • Producer – Alfred Lion (tracks: 1-3), Creed Taylor (tracks: 4-7)


Trk 1 recorded 27.3.1956
Trk 2 recorded 25.2.1958
Trk 3 recorded 25.4.1960
Trk 4 recorded 28.3.1962
Trk 5 recorded 29.4.1964
Trk 6 recorded 17.12.1965
Trk 7 recorded 23.9.1966

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 2435-40038-2 0

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
7243 5 40038 2 0 Jimmy Smith The Definitive Jimmy Smith ‎(CD, Comp, RM) Blue Note 7243 5 40038 2 0 Europe 2002
PN-826 Jimmy Smith The Definitive Jimmy Smith ‎(CD, Comp, RM, Unofficial) Limited Edition PN-826 Russia Unknown
7243 5 40038 2 0 Jimmy Smith The Definitive Jimmy Smith ‎(CD, Comp, RM) Blue Note 7243 5 40038 2 0 US 2002