|The Circle of Time|
|Studio album by|
|Recorded||February 3 & 4, 1983|
|Amina Claudine Myers chronology|
The Circle of Time is the fourth album by American pianist Amina Claudine Myers featuring performances recorded in 1983 for the Italian Black Saint label.
The Allmusic review by Michael G. Nastos awarded the album 4½ stars stating "Myers freely explores jazz, blues, and gospel-tinged creative music in her own inimitable way. All of these six pieces were written by Myers, each showcasing a different side of her joyous persona, making her music deep, listenable, tuneful, and emotional".
|The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide|
|The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings|
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