Wild Kitten

Joe Puma:

Wild Kitten

Recorded in 1956-57

Joe Puma guitar Mat Mathews accordion (1-8) Oscar Pettiford bass (1-5-6-8) Whitey Mitchell bass (2-3-4-7-9-10) Shadow Wilson drums (1-8) Tom Stewart tenor horn (9-10) Steve Lacy soprano saxophone (9-10) Herbie Mann flute, tenor saxophone (9-10) Herb Wasserman drums (9-10)

Ind. Title Composer / Author Dur.
1/ Rose Room Hickman / Williams 5:46
2/ Polka Dots And Moonbeams Burke / Van Heusen 2:39
3/ Rigamarole Mat Mathews 3:47
4/ Sportin' With Morton Joe Puma 3:49
5/ Wild Kitten Mat Mathews 5:49
6/ Soon Gershwin / Gershwin 4:09
7/ But Not For Me Gershwin / Gershwin 2:37
8/ Rosalie Ann Joe Puma 3:28
9/ Give Me The Simple Life * Ruby / Bloom 3:35
10/ Indian Blanket * Joe Puma 3:53

* CD bonus tracks.

Recorded in New York City on June 13, 1956 (tracks 9-10) and February 25, 1957 (tracks 1-8).

Producer: Jordi Pujol (Fresh Sounds Records). LP produced by Chuck Darwin.

Cover art: Haas/Dexter.

Note: instruments of Tom Stewart and Steve Lacy are mistakenly inverted on cover.