Written by
Bob Stumpel

November 20

3/4 Of The Time (Ray Charles Orchestra)

Album 1975 Jazz IIIWith Ray Charles Band

Album: My Kind Of Jazz Part 3, Crossover 9007, October 1975.

Recorded on a new 16-track console in late 1974 and early 1975 at the RPM International Studio in Los Angeles.

With Johnny Coles, Jack Evans, Phil Guilbeau, Bob Coassin – trumpets; Ken Tussing, Glenn Childress, Steve Davis, Wally Huff – trombones; Eddie Pratt, Clifford Solomon – alto saxophones; James Clay, Andy Ennis – tenor saxophones; Leroy Cooper – baritone saxophone; Ernest Vantrease – piano, electric piano; Edgar Willis – bass; John Bryant – drums.  Ray didn’t play.

Solos: James Clay – ts; Johnny Coles – tp.

Written by Roger Neumann.

The tune was part of the band’s live repertoire, in an arrangement penned by Wayne Coniglio.


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