Written by
Bob Stumpel

October 24

New York’s My Home

Album 1960 Road

Album: Album: Genius Hits the Road, ABC/Paramount 335, July 1960.

Recorded at Capitol Studios, New York on 29 March 1960.

With John Hunt, Marcus Belgrave, Martin Banks – trumpet; David Newman – tenor saxophone, Hank Crawford – alto saxophone, Leroy Cooper – baritone saxophone; Milt Turner – drums; Edgar Willis – bass.

According to the liner notes, the tune was arranged by Ralph Burns. In reality, it was charted by Bob Brookmeyer.

(Track #6):

According to concert souvenir booklets from 1962 to 1964, this number was part of the live repertoire then, but no live recordings with the band have surfaced.


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