Tracklist: 1. Excursion In Blue, 2. My One And Only Love, 3. Paul´s Pal, 4. Soulsession, 5. How Deep Is The Ocean, 6. Nuke City Blew. More albums from John Handy: Where Go The Boats by John Handy. Centerpiece by John Handy. Carnival by John Handy. Jazz: John Handy III by John Handy. In The Vernacular by John Handy. Recorded Live At The Monterey Jazz Festival by John Handy. Hard Work by John Handy. Rainbow by John Handy. View all albums . Excursion In Blue.
For other people named John Handy, see John Handy (disambiguation). This group's performance at the 1965 Monterey Jazz Festival was recorded and released as an album; Handy received Grammy nominations for "Spanish Lady" (jazz performance) and "If Only We Knew" (jazz composition). Handy has taught music history and performance at San Francisco State University, Stanford University, the University of California, Berkeley, and the San Francisco Conservatory of Music. In the 1980s he worked in the project Bebop & Beyond, which recorded tribute albums to Dizzy Gillespie and Thelonious Monk. Excursion in Blue (Quartet, 1988). Centerpiece (Milestone, 1989) with CLASS. Live at the Monterey Jazz Festival (Koch, 1996).
John Richard Handy III (born February 3, 1933, in Dallas, Texas) is an American jazz alto saxophonist.
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Excursion In Blue (CD, Album). Quartet Records (2). Q-1005CD. Excursion In Blue (LP, Album). Q-1005LP.
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|A1||Excursion In Blue|
|A2||My One And Only Love|
|B2||How Deep Is The Ocean|
|B3||Nuke City Blew|
- Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – John Handy
- Bass – Rufus Reid
- Drums – Billy Hart (tracks: A1, B1, B2), Eddie Marshall (tracks: A1, B1, B2)
- Engineer – Rainer Gembakczyk*, Russell Bond
- Piano – Buddy Montgomery (tracks: A2, A3, B3), Jim McNeely (tracks: A1, B1, B2)
- Producer – Ted Gioia
NotesRecorded August 9 & 10 1986 at the Music Annex in Menlo Park, California
|Q-1005CD||John Handy||Excursion In Blue (CD, Album)||Quartet Records||Q-1005CD||US||1988|