The Record Collection

Lee Morgan: Search for the New Land (1964)

Blue Note BST 84169
Blue Note 80910

Track list:

01 – Search for the New Land
02 – The Joker
03 – Mr. Kenyatta
04 – Melancholee
05 – Morgan the Pirate


Lee Morgan – trumpet
Wayne Shorter – tenor sax
Grant Green – guitar
Herbie Hancock – piano
Reggie Workman – bass
Billy Higgins – drums

Recorded at the Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey; February, 15, 1964.

Originally issued as BLP 4169 and BST 84169

Producer: Alfred Lion
Recording engineer: Rudy van Gelder

Cover photography: Francis Wolff
Cover design: Reid Miles

Liner notes: Nat Hentoff

re-mastered in 2003 by Rudy van Gelder
re-issue producer: Michael Cuscuna