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Studio Album, released in 1979

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Lost (7:14)
2. Angola (4:48)
3. The Big Push (8:19)
4. The Soothsayer (9:36)
5. Lady Day (5:31)
6. Valse Triste (7:35)

Total time 43:03

Bonus track on 1990 & 2008 CD releases:
7. Angola (alternate take) (6:38)

Line-up / Musicians

- Wayne Shorter / tenor saxophone, composer (excl. track 6)

- Freddie Hubbard / trumpet
- James Spaulding / alto saxophone
- McCoy Tyner / piano
- Ron Carter / double bass
- Anthony Williams / drums

Releases information

Recorded at Van Gelder Studios, New Jersey on March 4, 1965.

Artwork: Bill Burks

LP Blue Note ‎- LT-988 (1979, US)

CD Blue Note ‎- CDP 7 84443 2 (1990, US) With a bonus track, new cover art
CD Blue Note ‎- 50999 5 14373 2 9 (2008, US) Remastered by Rudy Van Gelder with a bonus track

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