1976 Jimmy McGriff – Red Beans

Red Beans is an album by American jazz organist Jimmy McGriff recorded in 1976 and released on the Groove Merchant label.

James Harrell McGriff (April 3, 1936 – May 24, 2008) was an American hard bop and soul-jazz organist and organ trio bandleader.


1  Red Beans (Brad Baker; Lance Quinn) 06:11
2  Big Booty Bounce (Brad Baker; Lance Quinn) 06:13
3  Space Cadet (Bob Babbitt) 05:58
4  Cakes Alive (Brad Baker; Lance Quinn) 06:02
5  Sweet Love (Jerry Friedman) 04:35
6  Love Is My Life (Brad Baker; Lance Quinn) 06:49



BassBob Babbitt
DrumsBarry Lazarowitz
DrumsGary Mure
GuitarJerry Friedman
GuitarLance Quinn
ClavinetJimmy McGriff
Electric PianoJimmy McGriff
KeyboardsPat Rebillot
OrganJimmy McGriff
PianoJimmy McGriff
SaxGeorge Young
SaxLew Delgatto
SaxMichael Brecker
TrumpetAlan Rubin
TrumpetJon Faddis
TrumpetRandy Brecker
PercussionJim Maelen
VocalsArnold McCuller
VocalsDavid Lasley


Cello – Jesse Levy, Kermit Moore
Viola – Julian Barber*, Seymour Berman
Violin – Carol Webb, Harold Kohon, Harry Cykman, Harry Glickman, Harry Lookofsky, John Pintavalle, Norman Carr, Peter Dimitriades, Richard Sortomme, Tony Posk

Liner Notes

Producer – Sonny Lester
Conductor – Brad Baker
Engineer – Tony Bongiovi
Recorded By – Tony Bongiovi

Design – Ron Levine
Photography – Lee Marshall

Remastered At – Unidisc Studios
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Unidisc Music Inc.
Copyright (c) – Unidisc Music Inc.
Manufactured By – RSB