1971 Stanley Turrentine – Salt Song

Salt Song is an album by jazz saxophonist Stanley Turrentine recorded for the CTI Note label featuring performances by Turrentine with an orchestra arranged by Eumir Deodato. The CD rerelease added another track


1  Gibraltar (Freddie Hubbard) 10:17
2  I Told Jesus (Traditional) 07:37
3  Salt Song (Milton Nascimento) 07:14
4  I Haven’t Got Anything Better To Do (Lee Pockriss; Paul Vance) 04:37
5  Storm (Stanley Turrentine) 07:31



BassRon Carter
DrumsBilly Cobham
DrumsAirto Moreira
GuitarEric Gale
OrganEumir Deodato
OrganHorace Parlan
OrganRichard Tee
PianoEumir Deodato
PianoHorace Parlan
PianoRichard Tee
SaxStanley Turrentine
PercussionAirto Moreira
Background VocalsMargaret Branch
Background VocalsBrenda Bryant
Background VocalsPatricia Smith


Cello – Alan Shulman, Charles McCracken
Viola – Harold Coletta
Violin – Harry Katzman, Joe Malin, Julie Held, Julius Brand, Leo Kahn, Paul Gershman

Liner Notes

Producer – Creed Taylor
Arranged By – Eumir Deodato
Conductor – Eumir Deodato
Engineer – Rudy Van Gelder
Mastered By – Rudy Van Gelder

Photography By (Cover) – Pete Turner
Photography By (Liner) – Chuck Stewart

Recorded At – Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey