First Circle is a Grammy Award–winning jazz album by the Pat Metheny Group. Released in 1984, it is the group's fourth studio release. Metheny is joined by Lyle Mays on keyboards, Steve Rodby on bass, Paul Wertico on drums, and Pedro Aznar on vocals, percussion, and guitar. First Circle won the Grammy Award for Best Jazz Fusion Performance.

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First Circle
Studio album by
Released1984
RecordedFebruary 15–19, 1984
StudioPower Station, New York
GenreJazz fusion
Length49:54
LabelECM
ProducerPat Metheny
Pat Metheny chronology
Rejoicing
(1983)
First Circle
(1984)
The Falcon and the Snowman
(1985)
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Allmusic [1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide[2]
The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings[3]
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