myRockworld memorabilia: Herbie Hancock - Album Maiden Voyage - 1965 - Vinyl - signed by Herbie Hancock in Munich 30.11.2017 and Ron Carter 4.7.2018
Maiden Voyage is the fifth album led by jazz musician Herbie Hancock, and was recorded by Rudy Van Gelder on March 17, 1965 for Blue Note Records. It was issued as BLP 4195 and BST 84195. It is a concept album aimed at creating an oceanic atmosphere. Many of the track titles refer to marine biology or the sea, and the musicians develop the concept through their use of space and almost tidal dynamics. The album was presented with the Grammy Hall of Fame Award in 1999.
All compositions by Herbie Hancock.
No. Title Length
1. "Maiden Voyage" 7:53
2. "The Eye of the Hurricane" 5:57
3. "Little One" 8:43
4. "Survival of the Fittest" 9:59
5. "Dolphin Dance" 9:16
Herbie Hancock — piano
Freddie Hubbard — trumpet
George Coleman — tenor saxophone
Ron Carter — bass
Tony Williams — drums