Dorothy Ashby The Rubaiyat Of Dorothy Ashby

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    • Dorothy Ashby – The Moving Finger
    • 1. Myself When Young
    • 2. For Some We Loved
    • 3. Wax And Wane
    • 4. Drink
    • 5. Wine
    • 6. Dust
    • 7. Joyful Grass And Grape
    • 8. Shadow Shapes
    • 9. Heaven And Hell
    • 10. The Moving Finger

    Classic album from jazz harpist Dorothy Ashby, originally released in 1970 on the Cadet label, and produced by Richard Evans! Her funkiest album by far, featuring "The Moving Finger"!

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