Johnny Hammond - Higher Ground

Artist:
Johnny Hammond
Category:
Jazz
Name:
Higher Ground
Quality:
FLAC, MP3
Label: Kudu ‎– KU-16
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, Stereo
Country: Canada
Date of released:
Category: Jazz, Funk / Soul
Style: Soul-Jazz, Jazz-Funk

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Catch My Soul
Written-By – Jack Good, Tony Joe White
7:17
A2 Summertime / The Ghetto
Written-By [Summertime] – DuBose*, Gershwin*Written-By [The Ghetto] – Hathaway*, Hutson*
9:52
B1 Higher Ground
Written-By – Stevie Wonder
10:32
B2 Big Sur Suite
Alto Saxophone – Hank CrawfordDrums – Jack DeJohnetteWritten-By – Johnny Smith*
9:00

Companies, etc.

  • Produced For – KUDU Records
  • Recorded At – Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
  • Manufactured By – RCA Limited
  • Distributed By – RCA Limited
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Creed Taylor, Inc.
  • Printed By – Modern Graphics
  • Lacquer Cut At – RCA Studios, Toronto
  • Pressed By – RCA Records Pressing Plant, Smiths Falls, Ontario

Credits

  • Alto Flute – Romeo Penque
  • Arranged By – Bob James
  • Bass – Ron Carter
  • Bass Trombone – Alan Raph, Paul Faulise
  • Bassoon – Eli Carmen*
  • Clarinet – Eddie Daniels
  • Conductor – Bob James
  • Design [Album] – Bob Ciano
  • Drums – Steve Gadd (tracks: A1 to B1)
  • Electric Piano, Organ [Yamaha Organ], Mellotron – Bob James
  • Engineer – Rudy Van Gelder
  • Flugelhorn – Marvin Stamm
  • French Horn – Ray Alonge
  • Guitar – George Benson
  • Oboe – Romeo Penque
  • Organ – Johnny Hammond
  • Percussion – Phil Kraus, Ralph MacDonald
  • Photography By [Album Cover] – Pete Turner
  • Photography By [Album Liner] – William Cadge
  • Producer – Creed Taylor
  • Tenor Saxophone – Joe Henderson
  • Trombone – Tony Studd, Wayne Andre
  • Trumpet – Alan Rubin, John Frosk, Jon Faddis, Marvin Stamm

Notes

Printed on back cover:
Recorded at Van Gelder Studios.
Recorded October 31 & November 1, 1973
Produced for KUDU Records by Creed Taylor
*[Joe Henderson] courtesy Milestone Records

Sticker on RCA reissues affixed overt the CTI Records of Canada Ltd. info:
RCA Limited - Record Diivison
RCA Limitée - Division des Disques

Printed on spine:
℗ 1974 Creed Taylor Inc.
[Modern Graphics logo] Litho in Canada

Printed on labels:
℗ 1974 Creed Taylor, Inc.
Manufactured and distributed in Canada by RCA Limited

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Price Code (Spine): P698
  • Matrix / Runout (A label matrix): RVG 98776 A
  • Matrix / Runout (B label matrix): RVG 98776 B
  • Matrix / Runout (A runout etched): KU-16-A D-T.O.
  • Matrix / Runout (B runout etched): KU-16-B D-T.O.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
KU-16 Johnny Hammond Higher Ground ‎(LP, Album) Kudu KU-16 US 1974
KICJ 2532 Johnny Hammond Higher Ground ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Kudu KICJ 2532 Japan 2016
KICJ 2229 Johnny Hammond Higher Ground ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Kudu KICJ 2229 Japan 2007
KU-16 Johnny Hammond Higher Ground ‎(LP, Album, Promo) Kudu KU-16 US 1974
SR-3356 Johnny Hammond Higher Ground ‎(LP, Album) Kudu SR-3356 Japan 1974