Down Beat (7/96, p.47) - 4 Stars - Very Good - "...Carter's works have breadth, employing everything from percolating swing to tasty Latin moods....This music is often invigorating, and inviting..."
JazzTimes (9/96, p.103) - "...What makes this project so unique is that, unlike other film soundtracks of jazz interest, these performances were composed and recorded before the animation process began. In other words, the films were made to fit the music..."
Full performer name: Benny Carter/Dizzy Gillespie/Quincy Jones.
JOURNEY TO NEXT contains music used in the Acadamy Award winning animated films of John and Faith Hubley.
Personnel includes: Benny Carter, Dizzy Gillespie, Quincy Jones; Dee Dee Bridgewater (vocals); Maynard Ferguson, Lionel Hampton, Jean-Luc Ponty, Shelly Manne, Ray Brown, Harry "Sweets" Edison, Roger Kellaway, Ernie Watts, Jon Faddis, Thad Jones, Mel Lewis.