Yusef Lateef's Detroit (subtitled Latitude 42° 30′ Longitude 83°) is an album by t Yusef Lateef recorded in 1969 (with one track from The Complete Yusef Lateef recording sessions in 1967) and released on the Atlantic label. All compositions by Yusef Lateef except as indicated. Bishop School" - 3:00. Livingston Playground" - 3:37. Eastern Market" - 4:15.
Lateef chose his old stomping grounds of Detroit for an evocative musical study of the landscape, people, and spirit and terrain. Lateef spent the late-'50s in the city recording for Savoy, and this recording captures the memory of a great city before it was torn apart by racial strife and economic inequality in 1967. of the fenced lot. Lateef blows a beautiful tenor here, uing a motif from Sonny Rollins' version of the tune and slides it all the way over to Benny Carter in its sheer lyricism.
Tenor Saxophone, Flute – Yusef Lateef. Trumpet – Danny Moore, Jimmy Owens (tracks: A1, A4, B1, B3), Snooky Young, Thad Jones (tracks: A1, A4, B1, B3). Written-By – Yusef Lateef (tracks: A1, A2, A3, A4, B1, B2, B3). Notes. Recorded at Century Sound Studios, New York CTH code on center label for Columbia Terre Haute pressing.
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Album · 1968 · 8 Songs. The Blue Yusef Lateef (Remastered). The Complete Yusef Lateef.