1972 Gene Ammons – Free Again

Free Again is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1972 and released on the Prestige label.

Eugene “Jug” Ammons (April 14, 1925 – August 6, 1974), also known as “The Boss”, was an American jazz tenor saxophonist. The son of boogie-woogie pianist Albert Ammons, Gene Ammons is remembered for his accessible music, steeped in soul and R&B.

Tracks

1  Crazy Man (Bobby Bryant) 04:42
2  Free Again (Robert Colby) 06:05
3  Fru Fru (Bobby Bryant; Gene Ammons) 04:35
4  What Are You Doing the Rest Of Your Life? (Alan Bergman; Marilyn Bergman; Michel LeGrand) 04:40
5  Jaggin’ (Bobby Bryant) 05:06
6  Jackson (Bobby Bryant; Gene Ammons) 05:30

Media

Musicians

BassRobert Saravia
GuitarDennis Budimir
French HornDavid Duke
French HornHenry Sigismonti
ReedsErnie Watts
ReedsHerman Riley
ReedsJack Nimitz
ReedsJerome Richardson
SaxGene Ammons
TromboneBenny Powell
TromboneBritt Woodman
TromboneJimmy Cleveland
TromboneMike Wimberly
TrumpetCat Anderson
TrumpetGene Goe
TrumpetJohn Audino
TrumpetReunald Jones
TubaJohn Thomas Johnson

Other Musicians

1 Crazy Man

BassChuck Rainey
DrumsPaul Humphrey
GuitarArthur Adams
PianoDwight Dickerson
ReedsPete Christlieb
TromboneGrover Mitchell
TrumpetAl Aarons
TrumpetBuddy Childers


2 Free Again

DrumsCandy Finch
PianoJoe Sample
ReedsRed Holloway
CongasBob Norris


3 Fru Fru

BassChuck Rainey
DrumsPaul Humphrey
GuitarArthur Adams
PianoDwight Dickerson
ReedsPete Christlieb
TromboneGrover Mitchell
TrumpetAl Aarons
TrumpetBuddy Childers


4 What Are You Doing the Rest Of Your Life?

DrumsCandy Finch
PianoJoe Sample
ReedsRed Holloway
CongasBob Norris


5 Jaggin’

BassChuck Rainey
DrumsPaul Humphrey
GuitarArthur Adams
PianoDwight Dickerson
ReedsPete Christlieb
TromboneGrover Mitchell
TrumpetAl Aarons
TrumpetBuddy Childers


6 Jackson

DrumsCandy Finch
PianoJoe Sample
ReedsRed Holloway
PercussionBob Norris

Liner Notes

Arranged By – Bobby Bryant
Conductor – Bobby Bryant
Engineer – Rudy Hill, Rudy Van Gelder
Mastered By – Rudy Van Gelder
Remix – Rudy Van Gelder
Supervised By – Ozzie Cadena, Ray Shanklin

Photography By, Art Direction – Tony Lane

Phonographic Copyright (p) – Prestige
Copyright (c) – Prestige