Body and Soul (Dexter Gordon Album)
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Body and Soul Dexter Gordon Album
Body and Soul
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Live album by
RecordedJuly 20, 1967
VenueJazzhus Montmartre, Copenhagen, Denmark
LabelBlack Lion
BLP 60118
ProducerAlan Bates
Dexter Gordon chronology
Both Sides of Midnight
Body and Soul
Take the "A" Train
Blues Walk! The Montmatre Collection Vol. II cover
The Montmatre Collection Vol 2.jpg

Body and Soul is a live album by American saxophonist Dexter Gordon recorded at the Jazzhus Montmartre in Copenhagen, Denmark in 1967 and first released on the Black Lion label as Blues Walk! The Montmatre Collection Vol. II in 1981 then rereleased with an additional track as Body and Soul in 1988.[1][2][3]

Critical reception

Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic4/5 stars[4]

AllMusic critic Michael G. Nastos stated "This set is recommended along with the two other CDs from this well-documented engagement".[4]

Track listing

  1. "Like Someone in Love" (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke) - 12:38 Spotify
  2. "Come Rain or Come Shine" (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer) - 11:04 Bonus track on 1988 release
  3. "There Will Never Be Another You" (Harry Warren, Mack Gordon) - 2:29
  4. "Body and Soul" (Johnny Green, Frank Eyton, Edward Heyman, Robert Sour) - 9:34
  5. "Blues Walk" (Lou Donaldson) - 13:25



  1. ^ Dexter Gordon catalog accessed March 7, 2017
  2. ^ Discogs album entry: Blues Walk! The Montmartre Collection, Vol. II, accessed March 7, 2017
  3. ^ Discogs album entry: Body and Soul, accessed March 7, 2017
  4. ^ a b Yanow, Scott. Body and Soul - Review at AllMusic. Retrieved March 7, 2017.

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