An Evening with Joe Henderson

An Evening with Joe Henderson
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Live album by
RecordedJuly 9, 1987
VenueGenova Jazz Festival Villa Imperiale, Italy
RR 215
ProducerAlberto Alberti and Sergio Veschi
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An Evening with Joe Henderson is a live album by American jazz saxophonist Joe Henderson recorded in Italy in 1987 and released on the Red label.[1][2] It features Henderson in a trio with bassist Charlie Haden and drummer Al Foster.


Professional ratings
Review scores
The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings[4]

The AllMusic review by Scott Yanow states "Although Joe Henderson's pianoless trio recordings for Blue Note in 1985 received a fair amount of publicity, this similar date for the Italian Red label has been almost completely overlooked".[3]

Track listing[]

  1. Ask Me Now (Thelonious Monk) – 14:23
  2. Serenity (Joe Henderson) – 8:44
  3. Beatrice (Sam Rivers) – 10:44
  4. Invitation (Bronisław Kaper) – 13:20

Three additional tracks from the concert were made available for purchase as digital downloads in 2009 under the title More From An Evening With Joe Henderson. They are as follows:

  1. Visa (Charlie Parker)
  2. Rue Chaptal (also known as "Royal Roost" and "Tenor Madness" (Fats Navarro, Kenny Clarke)
  3. All the Things You Are (Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II)



  1. ^ Red Records discography Archived 2017-04-05 at the Wayback Machine accessed April 4, 2017
  2. ^ Joe Henderson discography accessed April 4, 2017
  3. ^ a b Yanow, Scott. An Evening with Joe Henderson – Review at AllMusic. Retrieved April 4, 2017.
  4. ^ Cook, Richard; Morton, Brian (2008). The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings (9th ed.). Penguin. p. 689. ISBN 978-0-141-03401-0.