The Record Collection

Herbie Hancock: Empyrean Isles (1964)

Blue Note BST 84175

Track list:

01 – One Finger Snap
02 – Oliloqui Valley
03 – Cantaloupe Island
04 – The Egg
+bonus tracks (not on original LP)
05 – One Finger Snap (Alt tk)
06 – Oliloqui Valley (Alt tk)


Freddie Hubbard – cornet
Herbie Hancock – piano
Ron Carter – bass
Tony Williams – drums

Recorded on June 17, 1964 at the Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey.

Produced by Alfred Lion
Recording Engineer: Rudy van Gelder

Cover photography: Francis Wollf
Cover design: Reid Miles

#1-4 originally issued as Blue Note BLP 4175 and BST 84175

Re-mastered in 1998 by Rudy van Gelder
re-issue producer: Michael Cuscuna