Giuffre - Tangents In Jazz
Label: Pausa Records ‎– PR 9058
Series: Jazz Origin Series – PR 9058
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, Mono
Country: US
Date of released: 1986
Category: Jazz
Style: Smooth Jazz, Cool Jazz
Genre: Jazz
Musician: Giuffre
Album's name: Tangents In Jazz
ZIP archive size: 1819

Giuffre - Tangents In Jazz

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A1 Scintilla I 0:55
A2 Finger Snapper 2:35
A3 Lazy Tones 4:10
A4 Scintilla II 2:29
A5 Chirpin' Time 5:49
B1 This Is My Beloved (Theme C)
Written-By – Vernon Duke
B2 The Leprechaun 6:37
B3 Scintilla III 1:37
B4 Rhetoric 3:25
B5 Scintilla IV 2:50


  • Bass – Ralph Pena*
  • Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Jimmy Giuffre
  • Design [Reissue] – Donna Cline
  • Drums – Artie Anton
  • Liner Notes – Alun Morgan
  • Trumpet – Jack Sheldon
  • Written-By – Jimmy Giuffre (tracks: A1 to A5, B2 to B5)


Recorded in Hollywood - June, 1955.

℗&© 1986 Pausa Records
Part of the PAUSA Jazz Origin Series.
This Capitol Records re-issue is licensed by Pausa Records, Inc.
Manufactured & distributed by Pausa Records, P.O. Box 10069, Glendale, CA 91209

On rear cover, the titles presents a difference :
- Scintilla I and Scintilla One
- Scintilla II and Scintilla Two
- Scintilla III and Scintilla Three
- Scintilla IV and Scintilla Four

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
T 634 The Jimmy Giuffre Four* Tangents In Jazz ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Capitol Records T 634 Canada 1956
1C 056-85 608 M Jimmy Giuffre World Of Jazz ‎(LP, Album, RE) EMI Electrola 1C 056-85 608 M Germany 1978
T634, T-634 Jimmy Giuffre Tangents In Jazz ‎(LP, Album, Mono, RP) Capitol Records, Capitol Records T634, T-634 US Unknown
AFF 60 Jimmy Giuffre Tangents In Jazz ‎(LP, Album, RE) Affinity AFF 60 UK 1981
222971, 222971-203 Jimmy Giuffre Tangents In Jazz ‎(CD, Album, RE) Documents, Documents 222971, 222971-203 2005

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