The Record Collection

Hank Mobley: Thinking of Home (1970)

Blue Note LT 1045
Blue Note “Connoisseur” series 40531 (2002)

Thinking of Home

Track list:

01 – Suite:
01a – Thinking Of Home
01b – The Flight
01c – Home At Last
02 – Justine
03 – You Gotta Hit It
04 – Gayle’s Groove
05 – Talk About Gittin’ It


Hank Mobley – tenor sax;
Woody Shaw – trumpet;
Cedar Walton – piano;
Eddie Diehl – guitar;
Mickey Bass – bass;
Leroy Williams – drums.

Recorded: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on July 31, 1970.

Original Session Producer: Duke Pearson, Francis Wolff
Recording Engineer: Rudy van Gelder

Photography: Francis Wolff
Art direction: Bill Burks

Liner notes: Todd Barkan

Re-issue producer: Michael Cuscuna
Cover Design (2002): Patrick Roques

Thinking of Home (2)

Originally intended to be released as Blue Note BST 84367 (c.1971) and then BST 84417 (c.1972).

Eventually issued as LT 1045 (c.1980).