Archie Shepp Catalog

1960 (age 23)

The Complete Candid Recordings Of Cecil Taylor And Buell Neidlinger  (Mosaic MR6-127)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Cecil Taylor (piano) Buell Neidlinger (bass) Denis Charles (drums) Nat Hentoff (supervisor)
Nola's Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, October 12, 1960
Air (take 5)
Air (take 9)
same personnel
Nola's Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, October 13, 1960
Air (take 21)
Air (take 29) (Air (take 24))
Taylor plays (piano, celeste)
Nola's Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, January 9, 1961
Davis (take 1)
Davis (take 3)
Cell Walk For Celeste (take 1)
Cell Walk For Celeste (take 3)
Clark Terry (trumpet) Roswell Rudd (trombone) Steve Lacy (soprano saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Charles Davis (baritone saxophone) Cecil Taylor (piano) Buell Neidlinger (bass) Billy Higgins (drums) Nat Hentoff (supervisor)
Nola's Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, January 10, 1961
Jumpin' Punkins (take 4)
** also issued on Mosaic MD4-127.
** same contents as Candid CJM 8006 + CS 9013 + CS 9017 + 13 bonus tracks.

The World Of Cecil Taylor  (Candid CJM 8006)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Cecil Taylor (piano) Buell Neidlinger (bass) Denis Charles (drums) Nat Hentoff (supervisor)
Nola's Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, October 12, 1960
Lazy Afternoon (take 1)
same personnel
Nola's Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, October 13, 1960
Air (take 28)
** also issued on Candid CJS 9006, CS 9006, CCD 79006. Barnaby Z 30562 entitled "The Cecil Taylor Quartet - Air".
** part of Mosaic MR6-127, MD4-127.

1961

Cecil Taylor - Jumpin' Punkins  (Candid CS 9013)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Cecil Taylor (piano, celeste) Buell Neidlinger (bass) Denis Charles (drums) Nat Hentoff (supervisor)
Nola's Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, January 9, 1961
O.P. (take 1)
I Forgot (take 1)
Clark Terry (trumpet) Roswell Rudd (trombone) Steve Lacy (soprano saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Charles Davis (baritone saxophone) Cecil Taylor (piano) Buell Neidlinger (bass) Billy Higgins (drums) Nat Hentoff (supervisor)
Nola's Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, January 10, 1961
Things Ain't What They Used To Be (take 3)
Jumpin' Punkins (take 6)
** also issued on Candid CCD 79013.
** part of Mosaic MR6-127, MD4-127.

Cecil Taylor/Buell Neidlinger - New York City R&B  (Candid CS 9017)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Cecil Taylor (piano, celeste) Buell Neidlinger (bass) Denis Charles (drums) Nat Hentoff (supervisor)
Nola's Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, January 9, 1961
Cell Walk For Celeste (take 8)
Clark Terry (trumpet) Roswell Rudd (trombone) Steve Lacy (soprano saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Charles Davis (baritone saxophone) Cecil Taylor (piano) Buell Neidlinger (bass) Billy Higgins (drums) Nat Hentoff (supervisor)
Nola's Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, January 10, 1961
Things Ain't What They Used To Be (take 1)
** also issued on Barnaby KZ 31035; Candid CCD 79017.
** part of Mosaic MR6-127, MD4-127.

Buell Neidlinger/Marty Krystall - Marty's Garage  (K2B2 2269)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Cecil Taylor (piano, celeste) Buell Neidlinger (bass) Denis Charles (drums) Nat Hentoff (supervisor)
Nola's Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, January 9, 1961
Section C (take 1)

Cecil Taylor - Cell Walk For Celeste  (Candid CCD 79034)

Clark Terry (trumpet) Roswell Rudd (trombone) Steve Lacy (soprano saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Charles Davis (baritone saxophone) Cecil Taylor (piano) Buell Neidlinger (bass) Billy Higgins (drums) Nat Hentoff (supervisor)
Nola's Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, January 10, 1961
Jumpin' Punkins (take 5)

The Gil Evans Orchestra - Into The Hot  (Impulse! A 9)

Ted Curson (trumpet -1) Roswell Rudd (trombone -1) Jimmy Lyons (alto saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Cecil Taylor (piano) Henry Grimes (bass) Sunny Murray as Jimmy Murray (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 10, 1961
1. 10540Mixed
2. 10541Pots
3. 10542Bulbs
** also issued on Impulse! 767 419 104-2.

1962

Archie Shepp-Bill Dixon Quartet  (Savoy MG 12178)

Bill Dixon (trumpet) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Don Moore (bass -1,2,4) Reggie Workman (bass -3) Paul Cohen (drums -1,2,4) Howard McRae (drums -3)
NYC, October, 1962
1. 63-114Trio
2. 63-115Quartet
3. 63-116Peace
4. 63-117Somewhere

1963

New York Contemporary Five - Consequences  (Fontana (Du) 681 013 ZL)

Don Cherry (cornet) John Tchicai (alto saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Don Moore (bass) J.C. Moses (drums)
NYC, August 23, 1963
Sound Barrier (Cisum)
Wo Wo (Hoppin')
Consequences
Rufus
Crepuscule With Nellie
same personnel
Copenhagen, Denmark, October 12, 1963
Trio
** also issued on Fontana (Du) 881 013 ZY.

John Tchicai/Archie Shepp/J.C. Moses/Don Moore - Rufus  (Fontana (Du) 681 014 ZL)

John Tchicai (alto saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Don Moore (bass) J.C. Moses (drums)
NYC, August 23, 1963
Rufus
Nettus
Hoppin'
For Helved
Funeral
** also issued on Fontana (Du) 881 014 ZY.

New York Contemporary Five Recorded 'Live' At Jazzhus Montmartre, Vol. 1  (Sonet (Swd) SLP 36)

Don Cherry (cornet) John Tchicai (alto saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Don Moore (bass) J.C. Moses (drums)
"Jazzhus Montmartre", Copenhagen, Denmark, November 15, 1963
Cisum
The Funeral
O.C.
When Will The Blues Leave
Crepuscule With Nellie
Mik
Ezz-Thetic (theme)
** also issued on Storyville (D) SLP 1010 entitled "Archie Shepp And The New York Contemporary Five, Vol. 1". Delmark DL-409, DS-9409 entitled "Archie Shepp In Europe, Vol. 1: With The New York Contemporary 5".

New York Contemporary Five Recorded 'Live' At Jazzhus Montmartre, Vol. 2  (Sonet (Swd) SLP 51)

Don Cherry (cornet) John Tchicai (alto saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Don Moore (bass) J.C. Moses (drums): same session
"Jazzhus Montmartre", Copenhagen, Denmark, November 15, 1963
Trio
Consequences
Wo Wo
Monk's Mood
Ezz-Thetic (theme)
Emotions
** originally intended as Delmark DL-412, DS-9412.
** also issued on Storyville (D) SLP 1009 entitled "Archie Shepp And The New York Contemporary Five, Vol. 2".

Archie Shepp/Lars Gullin Quintet - The House I Live In  (SteepleChase (D) SCC 6013)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Lars Gullin (baritone saxophone) Tete Montoliu (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Alex Riel (drums)
"Jazzhus Montmartre", Copenhagen, Denmark, November 21, 1963
You Stepped Out Of A Dream
I Should Care
The House I Live In
Sweet Georgia Brown
** also issued on SteepleChase (D) SCCD 36013.

1964

Archie Shepp And The New York Contemporary Five/Bill Dixon 7-Tette  (Savoy MG 12184)

Ted Curson (trumpet -1,2) Don Cherry (trumpet -3) John Tchicai (alto saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Ronnie Boykins (bass) Sonny Murray (drums)
NYC, February 5, 1964
1. 64-061Where Poppies Bloom
2. 64-062Like A Blessed Baby Lamb
3. 64-063Consequences
** also issued on BYG (F) 529.100 entitled "Consequences".

Archie Shepp - Four For Trane  (Impulse! A 71)

Alan Shorter (flugelhorn) Roswell Rudd (trombone) John Tchicai (alto saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Reggie Workman (bass) Charles Moffett (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 10, 1964
90159Syeeda's Song Flute
90160Mr. Syms
90161Cousin Mary
90162Naima
90163Rufus: Swung His Face At Last To The Wind, Then His Neck Snapped
** also issued on Impulse! IMPD 218.

John Coltrane - A Love Supreme: Deluxe Edition  (Impulse! 314 589 945-2)

John Coltrane, Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Art Davis, Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 10, 1964
90246-4A Love Supreme, Part 1: Acknowledgement
90246-6-

The Jazz Composer's Orchestra - Communication  (Fontana (Du) 681 011 ZL)

Mike Mantler (trumpet) Roswell Rudd (trombone) Willie Ruff (French horn) Steve Lacy (soprano saxophone) Jimmy Lyons, John Tchicai (alto saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Fred Pirtle (baritone saxophone) Paul Bley (piano) Eddie Gomez (bass) Milford Graves (drums) Carla Bley (composer)
"Judson Hall", NYC, December 29, 1964
Roast
** also issued on Fontana (Du) 881 011 ZY.

1965

Archie Shepp - Fire Music  (Impulse! A 86)

Ted Curson (trumpet) Joseph Orange (trombone) Marion Brown (alto saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Reggie Johnson (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 16, 1965
90249The Girl From Ipanema
90250Prelude To A Kiss
90251Hambone
90252Los Olvidados
Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, recitation) David Izenzon (bass) J.C. Moses (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 9, 1965
90301Malcom, Malcom, Semper Malcom
** also issued on Impulse! IMPD 158.

Archie Shepp - The Dedication Series, Vol. XVII: Further Fire Music  (Impulse! IA 9357-2)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, recitation) David Izenzon (bass) J.C. Moses (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 9, 1965
90299-1The Chased
90299-2-
Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, piano) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Henry Grimes (bass) Rashied Ali (drums) Ed Blackwell (rhythm logs)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 12, 1965
90357-2The Mac Man (alt. take)

Various Artists - The Definitive Jazz Scene, Vol. 3  (Impulse! A 101)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, recitation) David Izenzon (bass) J.C. Moses (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 9, 1965
90299-3The Chased
** also issued on Impulse! A 9101.

Archie Shepp - On This Night  (Impulse! A 97)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, recitation) David Izenzon (bass) J.C. Moses (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 9, 1965
90300The Pickaninny (Picked Clean-No More-Or Can You Back Back Doodlebug)
Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, recitation) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Barre Phillips (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 2, 1965
90355Gingerbread, Gingerbread Boy
Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, piano) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Henry Grimes (bass) Rashied Ali (drums -1,2) J.C. Moses (drums -4) Joe Chambers (drums, timpani -1,3) Ed Blackwell (rhythm logs -2,4) Christine Spencer (vocals -1)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 12, 1965
1. 90356On This Night (If That Great Day Would Come)
2. 90357-1The Mac Man
3. 90358In A Sentimental Mood
4. 90359The Original Mr. Sonny Boy Williamson
** also issued on Impulse! GRD 125.

Various Artists - The New Wave In Jazz  (Impulse! A 90)

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Astley Fennell (trombone) Marion Brown (alto saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Fred Pirtle (baritone saxophone) Reggie Johnson (bass) Roger Blank (drums)
"Village Gate", NYC, March 28, 1965
Hambone
** also issued on Impulse! GRD 137.

John Coltrane - Ascension, Edition 1  (Impulse! A 95)

Freddie Hubbard, Dewey Johnson (trumpet) Marion Brown, John Tchicai (alto saxophone) John Coltrane, Pharoah Sanders, Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Art Davis, Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 28, 1965
90321-1Ascension, Edition 1: Part 1
90322-1Ascension, Edition 1: Part 2
** part of Impulse! 314 543 413-2.

John Coltrane - Ascension, Edition 2  (Impulse! A 95 (later))

Freddie Hubbard, Dewey Johnson (trumpet) Marion Brown, John Tchicai (alto saxophone) John Coltrane, Pharoah Sanders, Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Art Davis, Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 28, 1965
90321-2Ascension, Edition 2: Part 1
90322-2Ascension, Edition 2: Part 2
** part of Impulse! 314 543 413-2.

John Coltrane/Archie Shepp - New Thing At Newport  (Impulse! A 94)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, recitation) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Barre Phillips (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 2, 1965
Call Me By My Rightful Name
Scag
Rufus: Swung His Face At Last To The Wind, Then His Neck Snapped
Le Matin Des Noire
** also issued on Impulse! 314 543 414-2.

John Coltrane/Archie Shepp - New Thing At Newport  (Impulse! 314 543 414-2)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, recitation) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Barre Phillips (bass) Joe Chambers (drums): same session
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 2, 1965
Spoken Introduction To Archie Shepp's Set By Billy Taylor
** reissue of Impulse! A 94 + 1 bonus track.

1966

Archie Shepp - Live In San Francisco  (Impulse! A 9118)

Roswell Rudd (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, piano) Donald Garrett or Lewis Worrell (bass) Beaver Harris (drums)
"Both/And Club", San Francisco, CA, February 19, 1966
Keep Your Heart Right
Lady Sings The Blues
Sylvia
The Wedding
Wherever June Bugs Go
In A Sentimental Mood
** also issued on Impulse! IMPD 254.

Archie Shepp - Three For A Quarter, One For A Dime  (Impulse! AS 9162)

Roswell Rudd (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, piano) Donald Garrett or Lewis Worrell (bass) Beaver Harris (drums): same session
"Both/And Club", San Francisco, CA, February 19, 1966
Things Ain't What They Used To Be
Three For A Quarter, One For A Dime

Archie Shepp - Mama Too Tight  (Impulse! A 9134)

Tommy Turrentine (trumpet) Grachan Moncur III, Roswell Rudd (trombone) Howard Johnson (tuba) Perry Robinson (clarinet) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Charlie Haden (bass) Beaver Harris (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 19, 1966
90617Basheer
90618Mama Too Tight
90619Theme For Ernie
90620A Portrait Of Robert Thompson: A. Prelude To A Kiss / B. The Break Strain-King Cotton / C. Dem Basses
** also issued on Impulse! IMPD 248.

Chico Hamilton - The Dealer  (Impulse! A 9130)

Arnie Lawrence (alto saxophone) Archie Shepp (piano) Larry Corryell (guitar) Richard Davis (bass) Chico Hamilton (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 9, 1966
90632For Mods Only
** also issued on Impulse! 314 547 958-2.

1967 (age 30)

Archie Shepp - The Magic Of Ju-Ju  (Impulse! AS 9154)

Martin Banks (trumpet, flugelhorn) Mike Zwerin (bass trombone, trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Reggie Workman (bass) Norman Connors, Beaver Harris (drums) Frank Charles (talking drum) Dennis Charles (percussion) Ed Blackwell (rhythm logs)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 26, 1967
90778The Magic Of Ju-Ju
90779Sorry 'Bout That
90780Shazam
90781You're What This Day Is All About

Archie Shepp - Life At The Donaueschingen Music Festival  (Saba/MPS (G) 15148)

Grachan Moncur III, Roswell Rudd (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Beaver Harris (drums)
"Donaueschinger Musiktage", Donaueschingen, West Germany, October 21, 1967
One For Trane, Part 1
One For Trane, Part 2
** also issued on MPS/BASF (G) CRM 651, 21 20651-3.

Archie Shepp - Freedom  (Jazz Music Yesterday (It) JMY 1007-2)

Grachan Moncur III, Roswell Rudd (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Beaver Harris (drums): same personnel
live in France, December 15, 1967
A Portrait Of Robert Thompson (As A Young Man)
Jazz Is My Religion

1968

Archie Shepp - The Way Ahead  (Impulse! AS 9170)

Jimmy Owens (trumpet) Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Walter Davis Jr. (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Roy Haynes (drums -1,4) Beaver Harris (drums -2,4)
RCA Studios, NYC or National Recording Studios, NYC, January 29, 1968
1.Damn If I Know (The Stroller)
2.Frankenstein
3.Fiesta
4.Sophisticated Lady
** also issued on Impulse! IMPD 272.

Archie Shepp - For Losers  (Impulse! AS 9188)

Martin Banks (trumpet, flugelhorn) Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Robin Kenyatta (alto saxophone, flute) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Andrew Bey (piano) Mel Brown (organ, guitar) Bert Payne (guitar) Wilton Felder (electric bass) Albert Winston (electric bass, bass) Beaver Harris (drums) Leon Thomas (vocals) Tasha Thomas, Doris Troy (backing vocals)
RCA Studios, NYC + Los Angeles, CA, September 9, 1968
Stick 'Em Up
Jimmy Owens (trumpet, flugelhorn) Grachan Moncur III (trombone) James Spaulding (alto saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Charles Davis (baritone saxophone) Dave Burrell (organ) Wally Richardson (guitar) Bob Bushnell (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums)
RCA Studios, NYC, February 17, 1969
Abstract
Woody Shaw (trumpet -1) Matthew Gee (trombone -1) Clarence Sharpe (alto saxophone -1,3) Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone, flute -1,2) Cedar Walton (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Joe Chambers (drums) China-Lin Sharpe (vocals -1,3)
RCA Studios, NYC, August 26, 1969
1. 91096Un Croque Monsieur (Poem: For Losers)
2. 91098What Would It Be Without You
3. 91099I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)

Archie Shepp - Kwanza  (Impulse! AS 9262)

Martin Banks (trumpet, flugelhorn) Robin Kenyatta (alto saxophone, flute) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Andrew Bey (piano) Bert Payne (guitar) Albert Winston (electric bass, bass) Beaver Harris (drums) Leon Thomas (vocals) Tasha Thomas, Doris Troy (backing vocals)
RCA Studios, NYC + Los Angeles, CA, September 9, 1968
Spoo Pee Doo
Jimmy Owens (trumpet, flugelhorn) Grachan Moncur III (trombone) James Spaulding (alto saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Charles Davis (baritone saxophone) Dave Burrell (organ) Wally Richardson (guitar) Bob Bushnell (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums)
RCA Studios, NYC, February 17, 1969
Back Back
Jimmy Owens (trumpet) Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, vocals) Charles Davis (baritone saxophone) Dave Burrell (piano) Walter Booker (bass) Beaver Harris (drums)
National Recording Studios, NYC, February 26, 1969
New Africa
Bakai
Woody Shaw (trumpet) Matthew Gee (trombone) Clarence Sharpe (alto saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone, flute) Cedar Walton (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
RCA Studios, NYC, August 26, 1969
91097Slow Drag

1969

Archie Shepp - Live At The Pan-African Festival  (BYG (F) 529.351)

Clifford Thornton (cornet) Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) unknown Algerian musicians
"First Pan-African Festival", Algiers, Algeria, July 29, 1969
Brotherhood At Ketchaoha
Clifford Thornton (cornet) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, vocals) Dave Burrell (piano) Alan Silva (bass) Sunny Murray (drums) Ted Joans, Don Lee (recitation) unknown Algerian musicians
"First Pan-African Festival", Algiers, Algeria, July 30, 1969
We Have Come Back, Part 1
We Have Come Back, Part 2
** also issued on Affinity (E) AFF 41.
** part of BYG (F) 529.203.

Grachan Moncur III - New Africa  (BYG (F) 529.321)

Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Roscoe Mitchell (alto saxophone, piccolo) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Dave Burrell (piano) Alan Silva (bass) Andrew Cyrille (drums)
Studio Saravah, Paris, France, August 11, 1969
When
** also issued on Affinity (E) AFF 38.
** part of BYG (F) 529.205.

Archie Shepp - Yasmina, A Black Woman  (BYG (F) 529.304)

Clifford Thornton (cornet) Lester Bowie (trumpet) Arthur Jones (alto saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, vocals) Roscoe Mitchell (bass saxophone, piccolo) Laurence Devereaux (balafon) Dave Burrell (piano) Malachi Favors, Earl Freeman (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums) Sunny Murray (drums, percussion) Art Taylor (rhythm logs)
Paris, France, August 12, 1969
Yasmina, A Black Woman
Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone -1) Dave Burrell (piano) Malachi Favors (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
1.Sonny's Back
2.Body And Soul
** also issued on Affinity (E) AFF 21.
** part of BYG (F) 529.203; Affinity (E) CDAFF 771.

Dave Burrell - Echo  (BYG (F) 529.320)

Clifford Thornton (cornet) Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Arthur Jones (alto saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Dave Burrell (piano) Alan Silva (bass) Sunny Murray (drums)
Paris, France, August 13, 1969
Echo
Peace
** also issued on Affinity (E) AFF 36.

Archie Shepp - Poem For Malcolm  (BYG (F) 529.311)

Archie Shepp (soprano saxophone, voice) Burton Greene (piano) Alan Silva (bass) Claude Delcloo (drums) Philly Joe Jones (timpani)
Paris, France, August 14, 1969
Mama Rose
Poem For Malcolm
Grachan Moncur III (trombone -2) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone -2) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, piano) Vince Benedetti (piano -2) Malachi Favors (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
1.Rain Forest
2.Oleo
** also issued on Affinity (E) AFF 78.
** part of BYG (F) 529.208; Affinity (E) CDAFF 771.

Sunny Murray - Hommage To Africa  (BYG (F) 529.303)

Clifford Thornton (cornet) Lester Bowie (trumpet, flugelhorn) Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Roscoe Mitchell (alto saxophone, flute) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Kenneth Terroade (tenor saxophone, flute) Dave Burrell (piano) Alan Silva (bass) Sunny Murray (drums) Earl Freeman (timpani, bells) Malachi Favors (bells, balafon) Arthur Jones (gong, tambourine, bells) Jeanne Lee (voice, bells)
Paris, France, August 15, 1969
Suns Of Africa, Part 1
Suns Of Africa, Part 2
** part of BYG (F) 529.207.

Sunny Murray - Sunshine  (BYG (F) 529.348)

Lester Bowie (trumpet) Archie Shepp, Kenneth Terroade (tenor saxophone) Dave Burrell (piano) Malachi Favors, Alan Silva (bass) Sunny Murray (drums)
Paris, France, August 15, 1969
Flower Trane
** part of BYG (F) 529.207.

Archie Shepp - Blase  (BYG (F) 529.318)

Lester Bowie (trumpet -3) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Chicago Beauchamps, Julio Finn (harmonica -1,2) Dave Burrell (piano -1/4) Malachi Favors (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums -1,2,4,5) Jeanne Lee (vocals -1/4)
Paris, France, August 16, 1969
1.My Angel
2.Blase
3.There Is A Balm In Gilead
4.Sophisticated Lady
5.Touareg
** also issued on Affinity (E) AFF 7.
** part of BYG (F) 529.208.

Alan Silva And His Celestrial Communication Orchestra - Luna Surface  (BYG (F) 529.312)

Bernard Vitet (trumpet, flugelhorn) Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Archie Shepp (soprano saxophone) Anthony Braxton (alto,soprano saxophone) Kenneth Terroade (tenor saxophone) Alan Silva (violin) Leroy Jenkins (violin, viola) Dave Burrell (piano) Malachi Favors, Beb Guerin (bass) Claude Delcloo (drums)
Paris, France, August 17, 1969
From The Luna Surface, Part 1
From The Luna Surface, Part 2

Clifford Thornton - Ketchaoua  (BYG (F) 529.323)

Clifford Thornton (cornet, congas) Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Archie Shepp (soprano saxophone) Arthur Jones (alto saxophone) Dave Burrell (piano, bells) Beb Guerin (bass) Sunny Murray (drums) Earl Freeman (congas, gong, percussion)
Paris, France, August 18, 1969
Ketchaoua
Burrell plays (piano) Freeman plays (bass)
Pan African Festival

Various Artists - I Giganti Del Jazz, Vol. 1  (Curcio (It) GJ-1)

Cat Anderson, Mercer Ellington, Ambrose Jackson, Harold "Money" Johnson, Cootie Williams (trumpet) Lawrence Brown, Chuck Connors, Francois Guin (trombone) Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Russell Procope (alto saxophone, clarinet) Norris Turney (alto,tenor saxophone, clarinet, flute) Paul Gonsalves, Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Harold Ashby (tenor saxophone, clarinet) Harry Carney (baritone saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet) Duke Ellington (piano) Victor Gaskin (bass) Rufus Jones (drums) Tony Watkins (vocals)
"Salle Pleyel", Paris, France, 2nd concert, November 1, 1969
C Jam Blues

Archie Shepp - Black Gipsy  (America (F) 30 AM 6099)

Clifford Thornton (trumpet) Archie Shepp (soprano saxophone) Noah Howard (alto saxophone) Julio Finn (harmonica) Leroy Jenkins (viola) Dave Burrell (piano) Earl Freeman (bass) Sunny Murray (drums) Chicago Beau (vocals)
Paris, France, November 9, 1969
Black Gipsy (Black Gypsy)
Epitaph Of A Small Winner: Rio De Janeiro / Casablanca / Chicago
** also issued on Prestige PR 10034 entitled "Black Gypsy". America (F) 067 849-2.

Archie Shepp - Pitchin Can  (America (F) 30 AM 6106)

Clifford Thornton (trumpet) Archie Shepp (soprano saxophone) Noah Howard (alto saxophone) Julio Finn (harmonica) Leroy Jenkins (viola) Dave Burrell (piano) Earl Freeman (bass) Sunny Murray (drums) Chicago Beau (vocals): same session
Paris, France, November 9, 1969
Pitchin' Can
Joseph Jarman (tenor saxophone) or Lester Bowie (trumpet) Alan Shorter (flugelhorn) Clifford Thornton (valve trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, piano) Bobby Few (piano) Bob Reid (bass) Muhammad Ali (drums) Djibrill (congas) Ostaine Blue Warner (percussion)
Paris, France, July 23, 1970
Uhuru (Dawn Of Freedom), Part 1
Uhuru (Dawn Of Freedom), Part 2

Archie Shepp/Philly Joe Jones  (America (F) 30 AM 6102)

Anthony Braxton (soprano,alto saxophone) Chicago Beau (soprano saxophone, harmonica, vocals) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, piano) Julio Finn (harmonica, vocals) Leroy Jenkins (violin) Earl Freeman (bass, vocals) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Paris, France, November-December, 1969
The Lowlands
Howling In The Silence: Raynes Or Thunders / Julio's Song
** also issued on Fantasy LP 86018.

1970

Archie Shepp And The Full Moon Ensemble Live In Antibes, Vol. 1  (BYG (F) 529.338)

Clifford Thornton (trumpet, piano) Alan Shorter (flugelhorn) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, piano, recitation) Joseph Dejean (guitar) Beb Guerin (bass) Claude Delcloo (drums)
live in Antibes, France, July 18, 1970
The Early Bird, Part 1
The Early Bird, Part 2

Archie Shepp And The Full Moon Ensemble Live In Antibes, Vol. 2  (BYG (F) 529.339)

Clifford Thornton (trumpet, piano) Alan Shorter (flugelhorn) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, piano, recitation) Joseph Dejean (guitar) Beb Guerin (bass) Claude Delcloo (drums): same personnel
live in Antibes, France, July 20, 1970
Huru, Part 1
Huru, Part 2

Archie Shepp - Coral Rock  (America (F) 30 AM 6103)

Joseph Jarman (tenor saxophone) or Lester Bowie (trumpet) Alan Shorter (flugelhorn) Clifford Thornton (valve trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, piano) Bobby Few (piano) Bob Reid (bass) Muhammad Ali (drums) Djibrill (congas) Ostaine Blue Warner (percussion)
Paris, France, July 23, 1970
Coral Rock
I Should Care
** also issued on Prestige P 10066.

Archie Shepp - Doodlin'  (Inner City IC 1001)

Alan Shorter (flugelhorn) Archie Shepp (piano) Bob Reid (bass) Muhammad Ali (drums)
Paris, France, November, 1970
Sweet Georgia Brown
Doodlin'
Invitation
Worried About You
If You Could See Me Now
More Than You Know
Coral Rock

1971

Archie Shepp - Things Have Got To Change  (Impulse! AS 9212)

Roy Burrowes, Ted Daniel (trumpet) Charles Greenlee, Grachan Moncur III (trombone) James Spaulding (alto saxophone, piccolo) Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Howard Johnson (baritone saxophone) Dave Burrell (electric piano) Billy Butler, David Spinozza (guitar) Roland Wilson (bass) Beaver Harris (drums) Ollie Anderson, Hetty 'Bunchy' Fox, Calo Scott, Juma Sutan (percussion) Joe Lee Wilson (vocals) Anita Branham, Claudette Brown, Barbara Parsons, Ernestina Parsons, Jody Shayne, Anita Shepp, Johnny Shepp, Sharon Shepp (backing vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 17, 1971
Money Blues (Part 1)
Money Blues (Part 2)
Money Blues (Part 3)
Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Cal Massey (electric piano)
Dr. King, The Peaceful Warrior
Roy Burrowes, Ted Daniel (trumpet) Charles Greenlee, Grachan Moncur III (trombone) James Spaulding (alto saxophone, piccolo) Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Howard Johnson (baritone saxophone) Leroy Jenkins (violin) Calo Scott (cello) Dave Burrell (electric piano) Roland Wilson (bass) Beaver Harris (drums) Ollie Anderson, Hetty 'Bunchy' Fox, Juma Sutan (percussion) Anita Branham, Claudette Brown, Barbara Parsons, Ernestina Parsons, Jody Shayne, Anita Shepp, Johnny Shepp, Sharon Shepp (backing vocals)
Things Have Got To Change (Part 1)
Things Have Got To Change (Part 2)
** also issued on Impulse! 024 654 419-2.

1972

Archie Shepp - Attica Blues  (Impulse! AS 9222)

Clifford Thornton (cornet) Roy Burrowes, Charles McGhee, Michael Ridley (trumpet) Charles Greenlee, Charles Stephens, Kiane Zawadi (trombone) Hakim Jami (euphonium) Marion Brown, Clarence White (alto saxophone) Roland Alexander, Billy Robinson, Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) James Ware (baritone saxophone) John Blake, Leroy Jenkins, Shankar (violin) Ronald Lipscomb, Calo Scott (cello) Walter Davis Jr. (electric piano) Cornell Dupree (guitar) Jerry Jemmott, Roland Wilson (Fender bass) Beaver Harris (drums) Ollie Anderson, Nene DeFense, Juma Sutan (percussion) Carl Hall as Henry Hull (vocals) Joshie Armstead, Albertine Robinson (backing vocals)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, January 24, 25 & 26, 1972
Attica Blues
William Kunstler (narrator)
Invocation: Attica Blues
Marion Brown (bamboo flute, percussion) Archie Shepp (soprano saxophone) John Blake, Leroy Jenkins, Shankar (violin) Ronald Lipscomb, Calo Scott (cello) Dave Burrell (electric piano) Cornell Dupree (guitar) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Roland Wilson (Fender bass) Beaver Harris (drums) Joe Lee Wilson (vocals)
Steam, Part 1
Marion Brown (flute, percussion) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Bartholomew Gray (narrator)
Invocation To Mr. Parker
Marion Brown (bamboo flute, percussion) Archie Shepp (soprano saxophone) John Blake, Leroy Jenkins, Shankar (violin) Ronald Lipscomb, Calo Scott (cello) Dave Burrell (electric piano) Cornell Dupree (guitar) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Roland Wilson (Fender bass) Beaver Harris (drums) Joe Lee Wilson (vocals)
Steam, Part 2
Clifford Thornton (cornet) Roy Burrowes, Charles McGhee, Michael Ridley (trumpet) Charles Greenlee, Charles Stephens, Kiane Zawadi (trombone) Hakim Jami (euphonium) Marion Brown, Clarence White (alto saxophone) Roland Alexander, Billy Robinson, Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) James Ware (baritone saxophone) Walter Davis Jr. (piano, electric piano) Roland Wilson (Fender bass) Beaver Harris (drums) Ollie Anderson, Nene DeFense, Juma Sutan (percussion)
Blues For Brother George Jackson
William Kunstler (narrator)
Invocation: Ballad For A Child
Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) John Blake, Leroy Jenkins, Shankar (violin) Ronald Lipscomb, Calo Scott (cello) Walter Davis Jr. (piano) Cornell Dupree (guitar) Roland Wilson (Fender bass) Beaver Harris (drums) Carl Hall as Henry Hull (vocals)
Ballad For A Child
Clifford Thornton (cornet) Roy Burrowes, Charles McGhee, Michael Ridley (trumpet) Charles Greenlee, Charles Stephens, Kiane Zawadi (trombone) Hakim Jami (euphonium) Archie Shepp (soprano saxophone) Clarence White (alto saxophone) Roland Alexander, Billy Robinson (tenor saxophone) James Ware (baritone saxophone) John Blake, Leroy Jenkins, Shankar (violin) Ronald Lipscomb, Calo Scott (cello) Walter Davis Jr. (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Billy Higgins (drums) Romulus Franceschini (conductor)
Good Bye Sweet Pops
Clifford Thornton (cornet) Roy Burrowes, Charles McGhee, Michael Ridley (trumpet) Cal Massey (flugelhorn) Charles Greenlee, Charles Stephens, Kiane Zawadi (trombone) Hakim Jami (euphonium) Clarence White (alto saxophone) Roland Alexander, Billy Robinson, Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) James Ware (baritone saxophone) John Blake, Leroy Jenkins, Shankar (violin) Ronald Lipscomb, Calo Scott (cello) Walter Davis Jr. (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Billy Higgins (drums) Ollie Anderson, Nene DeFense, Juma Sutan (percussion) Waheeda Massey (vocals) Romulus Franceschini (conductor)
Quiet Dawn

Archie Shepp - The Cry Of My People  (Impulse! AS 9231)

Harold Mabern (piano) Cornell Dupree (guitar) Ron Carter (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums) Nene DeFense (tambourine) Peggie Blue (lead vocals) Andre Franklin, Mildred Lane, Mary Stephens, Barbara White, Judith White (backing vocals)
Allegro Sound Studios, NYC, September 25-27, 1972
Rest Enough (Song To Mother)
Charles McGhee (trumpet) Charles Greenlee, Charles Stephens (trombone) Archie Shepp (soprano saxophone) John Blake, Gayle Dixon, Leroy Jenkins, Lois Siessinger (violin) Patricia Dixon, Esther Mellon (cello) Harold Mabern (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Ron Carter (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums) Nene DeFense (percussion) Peggie Blue, Andre Franklin, Mildred Lane, Mary Stephens, Barbara White, Judith White (vocals) Romulus Franceschini (conductor) Romulus Franceschini, Cal Massey (arranger)
A Prayer
Charles McGhee (trumpet) Charles Greenlee, Charles Stephens (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Harold Mabern (piano) Cornell Dupree (guitar) Ron Carter (electric bass) Beaver Harris (drums) Nene DeFense (tambourine) Peggie Blue, Andre Franklin, Mildred Lane, Mary Stephens, Barbara White, Judith White (vocals)
All God's Children Got A Home In The Universe
Charles McGhee (trumpet) Charles Greenlee, Charles Stephens (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Noel DeCosta, Gayle Dixon, Leroy Jenkins, Jerry Little (violin) Patricia Dixon, Esther Mellon (cello) Harold Mabern (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Beaver Harris (drums) Nene DeFense (percussion) Joe Lee Wilson (vocals) Romulus Franceschini (arranger) Cal Massey (arranger, conductor)
The Lady
Charles McGhee (trumpet) Charles Greenlee, Charles Stephens (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) John Blake, Gayle Dixon, Leroy Jenkins, Lois Siessinger (violin) Patricia Dixon, Esther Mellon (cello) Harold Mabern (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Ron Carter (electric bass) Beaver Harris (drums) Nene DeFense (percussion) Peggie Blue, Andre Franklin, Mildred Lane, Mary Stephens, Barbara White, Judith White (vocals) Romulus Franceschini (conductor) Romulus Franceschini, Cal Massey (arranger)
The Cry Of My People
Charles Greenlee (trombone) Dave Burrell (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Joe Lee Wilson (vocals)
African Drum Suite, Part 1
Charles McGhee (trumpet) Charles Greenlee (trombone) Archie Shepp (soprano saxophone) Noel DeCosta, Gayle Dixon, Leroy Jenkins, Jerry Little (violin) Patricia Dixon, Esther Mellon (cello) Dave Burrell (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Beaver Harris (drums) Nene DeFense (bongos, congas) Terry Quaye (tambourine, congas) Guilherme Franco (berimbau, Brazilian percussion) Peggie Blue, Andre Franklin, Mildred Lane, Terry Quaye, Mary Stephens, Barbara White, Judith White, Joe Lee Wilson (vocals) Dave Burrell (arranger, conductor)
African Drum Suite, Part 2
Charles McGhee (trumpet) Charles Stephens (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Noel DeCosta, Gayle Dixon, Leroy Jenkins, Jerry Little (violin) Patricia Dixon, Esther Mellon (cello) Harold Mabern (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Beaver Harris (drums) Nene DeFense (tambourine) Joe Lee Wilson (lead vocals) Peggie Blue, Andre Franklin, Mildred Lane, Mary Stephens, Barbara White, Judith White (backing vocals) Charles Greenlee (arranger, conductor)
Come Sunday
** also issued on Impulse! B0001790-02.

1973

Bill Evans/Bobby Hutcherson/Karin Krog/Archie Shepp - Live At The Festival  (Enja (G) 2030)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Dave Burrell (piano) Donald Rafael Garrett (bass) Muhammad Ali (drums) Suzanne Fasteau (percussion)
Radio Ljubljana, "International Jazz Festival", Ljubljana, Yugoslavia, June, 1973
Sonny's Back
** also issued on Enja (G) ENJ 2030-2.

1975

Archie Shepp - There's A Trumpet In My Soul  (Freedom (E) FLP 41016)

Roy Burrowes, Alden Griggs (trumpet, flugelhorn) Charles Greenlee (trombone) Ray Draper (tuba) Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Dave Burrell (piano) Walter Davis Jr. (electric piano) Brandon Ross (guitar) Jimmy Garrison, Vishnu Bill Wood (bass) Beaver Harris (drums) Abdul Zahir Batin, Nene DeFense (percussion) Semenya McCord, Bill Willingham (vocals) Bill Hasson (recitation)
NYC, April 12, 1975
There's A Trumpet In My Soul Suite, Part 1: There's A Trumpet In My Soul
There's A Trumpet In My Soul Suite, Part 1: Samba Da Rua
There's A Trumpet In My Soul Suite, Part 1: Zaid, Part 1
Down In Brazil
There's A Trumpet In My Soul Suite, Part 2: Zaid, Part 2
There's A Trumpet In My Soul Suite, Part 2: It Is The Year Of The Rabbit
There's A Trumpet In My Soul Suite, Part 2: Zaid, Part 3
** also issued on Arista Freedom AL 1016.

Archie Shepp - Montreux One  (Freedom (E) FLP 41027)

Charles Greenlee (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Dave Burrell (piano) Cameron Brown (bass) Beaver Harris (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 18, 1975
Lush Life
U-Jaama (U-Jamaa)
Crucificado
Miss Toni
** also issued on Arista Freedom AL 1027.

Archie Shepp - Montreux Two  (Freedom (E) FLP 41034)

Charles Greenlee (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Dave Burrell (piano) Cameron Brown (bass) Beaver Harris (drums): same session
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 18, 1975
Steam (Stream)
Along Came Betty
Blues For Donald Duck
** also issued on Arista Freedom AL 1034.

Archie Shepp - A Sea Of Faces  (Black Saint (It) BSR 0002)

Charles Greenlee (trombone, tambourine) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Dave Burrell (piano) Cameron Brown (bass) Beaver Harris (drums) Bunny Foy (maracas)
Phonogram Studios, Milan, Italy, August 4 & 5, 1975
Hipnosis
Archie Shepp (soprano saxophone, vocals) Dave Burrell (piano) Cameron Brown (bass) Beaver Harris (tambourine, vocals) Bunny Foy, Charles Greenlee, Rafi Taha (vocals)
Song For Mozambique / Poem: A Sea Of Faces
Charles Greenlee (trombone) Archie Shepp (piano) Cameron Brown (bass) Beaver Harris (drums) Bunny Foy (vocals)
I Know 'Bout The Life
Charles Greenlee (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Dave Burrell (piano) Cameron Brown (bass) Beaver Harris (drums)
Lookin' For Someone To Love

Archie Shepp - Body And Soul  (Horo (It) HZ 10)

Cicci Santucci (trumpet) Charles Greenlee (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Irio De Paula (guitar) Alessio Urso (bass) Afonso Vieira (drums)
Rome, Italy, September 28, 1975
Tropical
Charles Greenlee (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Dave Burrell (piano) David Williams (bass) Beaver Harris (drums)
Dogon
Cicci Santucci (trumpet) Charles Greenlee (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone, piano) Irio De Paula (guitar) Alessio Urso (bass) Afonso Vieira (drums)
Rome, Italy, October 16, 1975
Body And Soul

Archie Shepp - Jazz A Confronto  (Horo (It) HLL 101-27)

Charles Greenlee (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Dave Burrell (piano) David Williams (bass) Beaver Harris (drums)
Rome, Italy, September 28, 1975
Lybia
My Heart Cries Out To Africa

Charles Greenlee - I Know About The Life  (Baystate (J) RVJ-6003)

Alden Griggs, Charles Sullivan (trumpet) Charles Greenlee (trombone) Suliman Hakim (alto saxophone, flute) Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) James Ware (baritone saxophone) Hubert Eaves (piano) Buster Williams (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Neil Clarke (percussion, congas) Jean Carn, Joe Lee Wilson (vocals)
NYC, September, 1975
I Know About The Life
He's Gone
Someday You'll Be Sorry
Miss Barbara
Steam
Crusificado

Archie Shepp - Mariamar  (Horo (It) HZ 01)

Cicci Santucci (trumpet) Charles Greenlee (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone, piano) Irio De Paula (guitar) Alessio Urso (bass) Afonso Vieira (drums)
Rome, Italy, October 16, 1975
Mariamar
Tres Ideias
The Magic
Shepp's Mood

Archie Shepp A Massy - U-Jaama <<Unite>>  (Uniteledis (F) UNI 22975-YX2)

Charles Greenlee (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Dave Burrell (piano) Cameron Brown (bass) Beaver Harris (drums)
"Enregistrement Public Au 1 Festival Independant De Massy", Massy, France, October 24, 1975
Blues For Don'l Duck
Blues For Don'l Duck (Suite Et Fin)
U-Jaama <<Unite>>
Hipnosis
African Drum Suite
52nd Street Theme

Archie Shepp - Bijou  (Musica (F) MUS 3001)

Arthur Jones (alto saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone, piano) Zusaan Kali Fasteau (vocals)
Paris, France, October 25, 1975
Big Foot
Hommage A Sidney Bechet
The Inner City
A Little Tune

1976

Archie Shepp - Steam  (Enja (G) 2076)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Cameron Brown (bass) Beaver Harris (drums)
"East-West Jazz Festival", Nurnberg, West Germany, May 14, 1976
Solitude
Steam
Message From Trane
52nd Street Theme
** also issued on Enja (G) ENJ 2076-2; Inner City IC 3002.

Archie Shepp - Steam  (Enja (G) ENJ 2076-2)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Cameron Brown (bass) Beaver Harris (drums): same session
"East-West Jazz Festival", Nurnberg, West Germany, May 14, 1976
Invitation
Ah-Leu-Cha
** reissue of Enja (G) 2076 + 2 bonus tracks.

Karin Krog/Archie Shepp - Hi-Fly  (Compendium/Fidardo (N) 2)

Charles Greenlee (trombone -2,3,5,6) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Jon Balke (piano -1/3,5,6) Arild Andersen (bass -1/3,5,6) Cameron Brown (bass -2) Beaver Harris (drums -1/3,5,6) Karin Krog (vocals)
Oslo, Norway, June 23, 1976
1.Sing Me Softly Of The Blues
2.Steam
3.Day Dream
4.Solitude
5.Hi-Fly
6.Soul Eyes

Max Roach/Archie Shepp - Force: Sweet Mao-Suid Afrika '76  (Uniteledis (F) UN 128976)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Max Roach (drums)
Paris, France, summer 1976
Sweet Mao: La Preparation / La Marche / Le Commencement
Suid Afrika '76

Charlie Haden - The Golden Number  (A&M/Horizon SP-727)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Charlie Haden (bass)
Generation Sound Studios, NYC, December 20, 1976
Shepp's Way

1977 (age 40)

Archie Shepp - The Rising Sun Collection  (Just A Memory (Canadian) RSCD 0005-2)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Dave Burrell (piano) Cameron Brown (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
"Rising Sun Celebrity Jazz Club", Montreal, Canada, April 12, 1977
Yiama
Sonny's Back
The Girl From Ipanema
Donna Lee
In A Sentimental Mood
Steam
Crucificado
Confirmation

Archie Shepp And Horace Parlan - Goin' Home  (SteepleChase (D) SCS 1079)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Horace Parlan (piano)
Sweet Silence Studios, Copenhagen, Denmark, April 25, 1977
Goin' Home
Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen
Go Down Moses
Steal Away To Jesus
Deep River
My Lord, What A Morning
Amazing Grace
Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child
Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
** also issued on SteepleChase (D) SCCD 31079.

Archie Shepp And Horace Parlan - Goin' Home  (SteepleChase (D) SCCD 31079)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Horace Parlan (piano): same session
Sweet Silence Studios, Copenhagen, Denmark, April 25, 1977
Come Sunday
** reissue of SteepleChase (D) SCS 1079 + 1 bonus track.

Archie Shepp - Ballads For Trane  (Denon (J) YX-7567)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Albert Dailey (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
North Brookfield, MA, May 7, 1977
Soul Eyes
You Don't Know What Love Is
Wise One
Where Are You
Darn That Dream
Theme For Ernie
** also issued on Denon (J) 35C38-7264, DC 8570.

Archie Shepp - Day Dream  (Denon (J) YX-7570)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Walter Davis Jr. (piano) Earl May (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
NYC, June 3, 1977
Don't You Know I Care
Caravan
Day Dream
Satin Doll
I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good
Prelude To A Kiss
** also issued on Denon (J) DC 8547.

Archie Shepp - In The Tradition  (Horo (It) HDP 13-14)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone, piano) Cameron Brown (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums)
Rome, Italy, October 12, 1977
Hooray For Mal
Sophisticated Lady
Things Have Got To Change
I Didn't Know About You

Archie Shepp - Parisian Concert, Vol. 1  (Impro (F) 01)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Siegfried Kessler (piano) Cameron Brown (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums)
"Le Palais Des Glaces", Paris, France, October 18, 1977
Hooray For Herbie
Confirmation
Baimbu
Blues Free
Sonny's Back
** also issued on EPM Musique (F) 152062.

Archie Shepp - Parisian Concert, Vol. 2  (Impro (F) 03)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Siegfried Kessler (piano) Cameron Brown (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums): same session
"Le Palais Des Glaces", Paris, France, October 18, 1977
U-Jaama
Sophisticated Lady
Straight Street
What Would It Be Without You
Baimbu
Un Pot D'eau Trop Chaud
** also issued on EPM Musique (F) 151942.

Archie Shepp/Joe Lee Wilson - A Touch Of The Blues  (Fluid (F) FLU 102)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone, flute, piano) Siegfried Kessler (piano) Cameron Brown (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums) Joe Lee Wilson (vocals)
Paris, France, October 19, 1977
St. Louis Blues
Cool And Caressing
What Would It Be Without You
Soft As Rain
Nice And Easy (Such A Lovely Lady)
Touch You, Feel You

Archie Shepp - On Green Dolphin Street  (Denon (J) YX-7524)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
NYC, November 28, 1977
On Green Dolphin Street
Enough
The Scene Is Clean
In A Mellow Blues
I Thought About You
** also issued on Denon (J) 38C38-7262, DC 8587.

Archie Shepp - Witness (not released)  (Musica (F) MUS 3013)

Gato Barbieri as Maurice Dog, Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Jerome Van Jones (piano) Leroy Bibs (bass) Noel McGhee (drums)
Paris, France, 1977
Witness, Part 1
Witness, Part 2

1978

Takashi Mizuhashi - Early Summer In Tokyo  (Denon (J) YX-7534)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Mickey Tucker (piano) Takashi Mizuhashi (bass) Horace Arnold (drums)
Tokyo, Japan, June 2, 1978
Isn't She Lovely
The Shadow Of Your Smile

Takashi Mizuhashi - Gon's Delight  (Denon (J) YX-7540)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Mickey Tucker (piano) Takashi Mizuhashi (bass) Horace Arnold (drums): same session
Tokyo, Japan, June 2, 1978
Oleo

Archie Shepp/Dollar Brand - Duet  (Denon (J) YX-7532)

Archie Shepp (tenor,alto,soprano saxophone) Dollar Brand (piano)
Tokyo, Japan, June 5, 1978
Fortunato
Barefoot Boy From Queens Town - To Mongezi
Left Alone
Theme From "Proof Of The Man"
Ubu Suku
Moniebah
** also issued on Denon (J) 38C38-7008, DC 8561.

Archie Shepp Quartet Live In Tokyo  (Denon (J) YX-7538)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Mickey Tucker (piano) Buster Williams (bass) Horace Arnold (drums)
"Nakano Sun Plaza Hall", Tokyo, Japan, June 6, 1978
Caravan
In A Sentimental Mood
Steam
Straight Street
** also issued on Denon (J) COCY-80753.

Archie Shepp - Maple Leaf Rag  (Fluid (F) FLU 104)

Archie Shepp (piano) Herman Wright (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums)
Paris, France, July 14, 1978
Maple Leaf Rag
A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing
Lift Every Voice And Sing
Chelsea Bridge
EVA "In Memoriam"
Lush Life
The Scene Is Clean

George Adams/Heinz Sauer/Archie Shepp - Frankfurt Workshop '78: Tenor Saxes  (Circle (G) RK 24978/31)

Heinz Sauer (tenor saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) George Adams (tenor saxophone, vocals) Rainer Bruninghaus (piano) Palle Danielsson (bass) Alex Riel (drums)
"Frankfurt Workshop", Frankfurt Am Main, West Germany, September 24, 1978
Free For Three
For Art's Art Now
In A Sentimental Mood
Free Interlude

Archie Shepp - Devil Blues  (Circle (G) RK 7884/33)

Heinz Sauer (tenor saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) George Adams (tenor saxophone, vocals) Rainer Bruninghaus (piano) Palle Danielsson (bass) Alex Riel (drums): same session
"Frankfurt Workshop", Frankfurt Am Main, West Germany, September 24, 1978
Devil Blues
Confirmation
Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone, vocals) Siegfried Kessler (piano) Peter Bockius (bass) Don Mumford (drums)
Leverkusen, West Germany, October 6, 1984
Mama Rose
U-Majaa

Archie Shepp - Perfect Passions  (West Wind (G) WW 2082)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, vocals) Siegfried Kessler (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums)
Warsaw, Poland, October, 1978
Mama Rose
Lush Life
In A Sentimental Mood

Art Matthews - It's Easy To Remember  (Baystate (J) RVJ-6052)

Dizzy Reece (trumpet) Billy Pierce (tenor saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor,alto saxophone) Art Matthews (piano) Charles Fambrough (bass) Alan Dawson (drums)
NYC, December 4, 1978
Samba Ebony
I'll Remember April
5/5 Thing
** also issued on Matra MA 1001.

Archie Shepp - Lady Bird  (Denon (J) YX-7543)

Archie Shepp (alto saxophone) Jaki Byard (piano) Cecil McBee (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, December 7, 1978
Donna Lee
Relaxin' At Camarillo
Now's The Time
Lady Bird
Flamingo
** also issued on Denon (J) DC 8546.

1979

Archie Shepp - Live At The Totem, Vol. 1  (Marge (F) 08)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Siegfried Kessler (piano) Bob Cunningham (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums) Cheik Tidiane Fall (poetry, cachichi, congas)
"Totem Stadium", Paris, France, January 9, 1979
Poem For Mama Rose
Back Ground Goungchi
Things Have Got To Change, Part 1
Things Have Got To Change, Part 2
Giant Steps

Archie Shepp - Things Have Got To Change  (EPM Musique (F) 152172)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Siegfried Kessler (piano) Bob Cunningham (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums) Cheik Tidiane Fall (poetry, cachichi, congas): same session
"Totem Stadium", Paris, France, January 9, 1979
You Don't Know What Love Is
No Smokin'

Archie Shepp - Live At The Totem, Vol. 2  (Marge (F) 16)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Siegfried Kessler (piano) Bob Cunningham (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums)
"Totem Stadium", Paris, France, January 9, 1979
Donna Lee
'Round Midnight
Blues For Brother George Jackson
Confirmation
** also issued on EPM Musique (F) 152202 entitled "'Round About Midnight".

Siegfried Kessler - Invitation  (Impro (F) 04)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Siegfried Kessler (piano) Jean-Francois Jenny Clark (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums)
Paris, France, January 25, 1979
Invitation
Along Came Betty
** also issued on EPM Musique (F) 152092.

Archie Shepp - Bird Fire  (Impro (F) 05)

Everett Hollins (trumpet) Archie Shepp (tenor,baritone saxophone) Siegfried Kessler (piano) Bob Cunningham (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums)
Paris, France, January 25, 1979
Lover Man
Au Privave
Parker's Mood
Now's The Time
** also issued on EPM Musique (F) 151962 entitled "A Tribute To Charlie Parker".

Archie Shepp - Tray Of Silver  (Denon (J) YX-7806)

Howard Johnson (tuba, baritone saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Mickey Tucker (piano) Takashi Mizuhashi (bass) Roy Brooks (drums)
Tokyo, Japan, April 11, 1979
No Smokin'
If You Could See Me Now
Nica's Dream
Cookin' At The Continental
** also issued on Denon (J) DC 8548.

Sangeeta Michael Berardi - Divine Song  (New Pulse Artists NPA 1001)

Roswell Rudd (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Sangeeta Michael Berardi (guitar) Eddie Gomez (bass) Mario Pavone (bass -2) Rashied Ali (drums)
July-October, 1979
1.Some Other Blues
2.The Fifth Heart String Sings

Max Roach Featuring Archie Shepp - The Long March  (hat Hut (Swi) 2R13)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Max Roach (drums)
"Jazz Festival Willisau '79", Willisau, Switzerland, August 30, 1979
The Long March
U-Jaa-Ma
Triptich: Four Big Sid / Drums Unlimited / Papa Jo
South Africa Goddam
J.C. Mose Is
Sophisticated Lady
It's Time
** part of hatART (Swi) 4026.

Max Roach And Archie Shepp - The Long March, Part 2  (hatART (Swi) CD 6042)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Max Roach (drums): same session
"Jazz Festival Willisau '79", Willisau, Switzerland, August 30, 1979
Giant Steps

Archie Shepp - Attica Blues Big Band Live At The Palais Des Glaces  (Blue Marge (F) 1001)

Kamal Abdul Alim, Roy Burrowes, Charles McGhee, Eddie Preston, Malachi Thompson (trumpet) Charles Greenlee, Dick Griffin, Raymond Harris, Charles Stephens, Steve Turre (trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone, piano) Marvin Blackman, Marion Brown, Patience Higgins, John Purcell, James Ware (saxophones, flute) Candice Green (violin) Terry Jenoure (violin, vocals) Carl Ector (viola) Akua Dixon (cello, vocals) Art Matthews (piano) Clyde Criner (synthesizer) Brandon Ross (guitar) Avery Sharpe (bass, electric bass) Hakim Jami (bass, tuba) Clifford Jarvis (drums) Kevin Jones (percussion) Irene Datcher, Joe Lee Wilson (vocals) Ray Copeland (conductor, director)
live in Palais Des Glaces, Paris, France, October 24, 1979
Antes De Adios
Star Love
Moon Bees
Attica Blues, Part 1
Steam
Quiet Dawn
Hi-Fly
U-Jaama
Strollin'
Ballad For A Child
Simone
Crusificado
A Change Has Come Over Me
Goodbye Sweet Pops
Skippin'
Attica Blues, Part 2
** also issued on EPM Musique (F) 151982.

1980

Abbey Lincoln In Paris - Painted Lady  (Blue Marge (F) 1003)

Roy Burroughs (trumpet -1/4,6) Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Hilton Ruiz (piano) Jack Gregg (bass) Freddie Waits (drums) Abbey Lincoln (vocals)
Paris, France, February 4, 1980
1.Sophisticated Lady
2.Golden Lady
3.Painted Lady
4.Throw It Away
5.What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life
6.Caged Bird
** also issued on Inner City IC 1117 entitled "Golden Lady".

Archie Shepp And Horace Parlan - Trouble In Mind  (SteepleChase (D) SCS 1139)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Horace Parlan (piano)
Sweet Silence Studios, Copenhagen, Denmark, February 6, 1980
Back Water Blues (Backwater Blues)
Trouble In Mind
Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out
Careless Love Blues
How Long Blues
Goin' Down Slow
Courthouse Blues
C.C. Rider
Make Me A Pallet On The Floor
St. James Infirmary
** also issued on SteepleChase (D) SCCD 31139.

Archie Shepp And Horace Parlan - Trouble In Mind  (SteepleChase (D) SCCD 31139)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Horace Parlan (piano): same session
Sweet Silence Studios, Copenhagen, Denmark, February 6, 1980
Blues In Thirds
When Things Go Wrong
** reissue of SteepleChase (D) SCS 1139 + 2 bonus tracks.

Archie Shepp And Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen - Looking At Bird  (SteepleChase (D) SCS 1149)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass)
Copenhagen, Denmark, February 7, 1980
Moose The Mooche
Embraceable You
Ornithology
Billie's Bounce
Yardbird Suite
Blues For Alice
How Deep Is The Ocean
Confirmation
** also issued on SteepleChase (D) SCCD 31149.

Family Of Percussion And Archie Shepp - Here Comes The Family  (Nagara (G) Mix 1021)

Archie Shepp (flute, tenor,soprano saxophone, recitation) Tom Nicholas (percussion) Hans-Peter Giger, Trilok Gurtu, Doug Hammond (percussion, vocals)
Frankfurt Am Main, West Germany, October 13 & 14, 1980
Here Comes The Family
Street Song
Euterpe's Favorit/Wilhelm Liefland Gewidmet
Ardopetotri
For Ti Roro

1981

Archie Shepp - I Know About The Life  (Sackville (Canadian) 3026)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Kenny Werner (piano) Santi Debriano (bass) John Betsch (drums)
Toronto, Canada, February 11 & 12, 1981
I Know About The Life
Giant Steps
'Round Midnight
Well, You Needn't
** also issued on Sackville (Canadian) SKCD 2-3026.

Archie Shepp - My Man  (Impro (F) 06)

Charles McGhee (trumpet) Archie Shepp (soprano saxophone, flute, piano) Charles Eubanks (piano) Santi Debriano (bass) John Betsch (drums) Michelle Wiley (vocals)
"Jazz Unite", Paris, France, November 3, 1981
My Man
Premier Bal
Blues For Bechet
Petite Fleur
Passport To Paradise
** also issued on West Wind (G) WW 002, WW 2002 entitled "Passport To Paradise".

1982

Archie Shepp/Jasper Van't Hof - Mama Rose  (SteepleChase (D) SCS 1169)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone, recitation) Jasper Van't Hof (organ, electric piano, piano, synthesizer, composer, kalimba)
"SWF Jazz Concert", Villingen, Black Forest, West Germany, February 5, 1982
Contracts
Mama Rose
People (Pipo)
Kalimba
Recovered Residence
** also issued on SteepleChase (D) SCCD 31169.

Archie Shepp - Soul Song  (Enja (G) 4050)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone, vocals) Kenny Werner (piano) Santi Debriano (bass) Marvin Bugalu Smith (drums)
Cologne, West Germany, December 1, 1982
Mama Rose
Soul Song
Geechee
** also issued on Enja (G) ENJ 4050-2.

Archie Shepp - Soul Song  (Enja (G) ENJ 4050-2)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone, vocals) Kenny Werner (piano) Santi Debriano (bass) Marvin Bugalu Smith (drums): same session
Cologne, West Germany, December 1, 1982
My Romance
** reissue of Enja (G) 4050 + 1 bonus track.

Material - One Down  (Elektra 9 60206-1)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Raymond Jones (electric piano) Yogi Horton (drums) Whitney Houston (vocals)
NYC, 1982
Memories

1983

Sun Ra - Hiroshima  (Saturn 10-11-85)

Don Cherry (pocket trumpet) Lester Bowie (trumpet) Eloe Omoe (contralto clarinet) Archie Shepp (soprano saxophone) Marshall Allen (alto saxophone, EVI) John Gilmore (tenor saxophone) Sun Ra (piano, synthesizer, vocals) Richard Davis (bass) Clifford Jarvis, Philly Joe Jones (drums) Famoudou Don Moye (drums, Sun percussion)
Montreux, Switzerland, between November 2 & 5, 1983
SunRa 11-83AStars That Shine Darkly..., Part 1

Sun Ra - Outer Reach Intensity-Engery  (Saturn Gemini 9-1213-85)

Don Cherry (pocket trumpet) Lester Bowie (trumpet) Eloe Omoe (contralto clarinet) Archie Shepp (soprano saxophone) Marshall Allen (alto saxophone, EVI) John Gilmore (tenor saxophone) Sun Ra (piano, synthesizer, vocals) Richard Davis (bass) Clifford Jarvis, Philly Joe Jones (drums) Famoudou Don Moye (drums, Sun percussion): same session
Montreux, Switzerland, between November 2 & 5, 1983
Stars That Shine Darkly..., Part 2

1984

Archie Shepp - Down Home New York  (Soul Note (It) SN 1102)

Charles McGhee (trumpet, vocals) Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone, voice) Kenny Werner (piano, voice) Saheb Sarbib (bass, electric bass, voice) Marvin Bugalu Smith (drums, voice) Bazzi Bartholomew Grey (voice)
NYC, February 5-8, 1984
Down Home New York
'Round Midnight
May 16th
The 4th World
Straight Street
** also issued on Soul Note (It) 121102-2.

Archie Shepp - African Moods  (Circle (G) RK 61084/29)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone, vocals) Siegfried Kessler (piano) Peter Bockius (bass) Don Mumford (drums) Jeanne Lee (vocals)
Leverkusen, West Germany, October 6, 1984
'Round Midnight
Tune For Shepp (Dedicated To Sun Ra)
Bahia
Sophisticated Lady
Blue Monk

Archie Shepp - The Good Life  (Varrick VR 005)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone, vocals) Kenny Werner (piano) Avery Sharpe (bass) Marvin Bugalu Smith (drums)
Northampton, MA, 1984
Moose The Mooche
Stompin' At The Savoy
The Good Life
Jordu
Mama Rose
Une Petite Surprise

1985

Archie Shepp - Live "On Broadway": California Meeting  (Soul Note (It) SN 1122)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) George Cables (piano) Herbie Lewis (bass) Eddie Marshall (drums) Royal Blue (vocals)
live in Sacramento, CA, May 22, 1985
St. James Infirmary
A Night In Tunisia
Giant Steps
My Romance
** also issued on Soul Note (It) 121122-2.

Archie Shepp/Michel Marre - You're My Thrill  (Vent Du Sud (F) VS 105)

Michel Marre (trumpet, tuba) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, vocals) Siegfried Kessler (synthesizer) Wilbur Little (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums) Samuel Ateba, Denis Fournier (percussion)
Montpellier, France, November 17 & 18, 1985
Passion
Prelude To A Kiss
We'll Be Together Again
For Heaven's Sake
You're My Thrill

Archie Shepp/Michel Marre - Passion  (52e Rue Est (F) RECD 018)

Michel Marre (trumpet, tuba) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, vocals) Siegfried Kessler (synthesizer) Wilbur Little (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums) Samuel Ateba, Denis Fournier (percussion): same session
Montpellier, France, November 17 & 18, 1985
Little Folks
Never Thought

Archie Shepp - Little Red Moon  (Soul Note (It) SN 1112)

Enrico Rava (trumpet, flugelhorn) Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone, vocals) Siegfried Kessler (piano, synthesizer) Wilbur Little (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums)
Milan, Italy, December 11, 12 & 13, 1985
Little Red Moon
Impromptu
Naima
Whisper Not
Sweet Georgia Brown
** also issued on Soul Note (It) 121112-2.

1986

Tchangodei/Archie Shepp - Eagle's Flight  (Volcanic (F) 130656)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Tchangodei (piano)
Paris, France, September 22, 1986
Ballad For Mandela
African Transe
Vol De L'Aigle
Rollin'
** also issued on Volcanic (F) 130656xCD.

1987 (age 50)

Archie Shepp - Splashes  (L+R (G) LR 45005)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Horace Parlan (piano) Harry Emmery (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums)
Monster, Holland, May 4, 1987
Arrival
Steam
Reflexions
Relaxin' At Camarillo
Manhattan
Groovin' High
** also issued on L+R (G) CDLR 45005.

Archie Shepp/Horace Parlan - Reunion  (L+R (G) LR 45003)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Horace Parlan (piano)
Monster, Holland, May 5, 1987
Sophisticated Lady
Cousin Flo
A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing
Call Me
Pannonica
When Lights Are Low
Stardust
** also issued on L+R (G) CDLR 45003.

Archie Shepp/Jasper Van't Hof - The Fifth Of May  (L+R (G) LR 45004)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone, vocals) Jasper Van't Hof (piano, synthesizer, kalimba, carkeys)
Monster, Holland, May 7 & 8, 1987
Down Home In New York
The Hunter
Naima
Pulse Of The Roots
5th Of May
In A Decent Way
** also issued on L+R (G) CDLR 45004.

Tchangodei/Archie Shepp/Mal Waldron - Three For Freedom  (Volcanic (F) 18.018)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Mal Waldron (piano, grave-medium) Tchangodei (piano, medium-aigu)
Lyon, France, May 12 & 15, 1987
Africa Struggle
Space Blues
Drifting Blues
The Seagulls Of Kristiansund
** also issued on Volcanic (F) 18.018xCD.

Archie Shepp/Horace Parlan - En Concert: 1st Set  (52e Rue Est (F) RE 015)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone, vocals) Horace Parlan (piano)
live in Annecy, France, 1st set, October 24, 1987
Arrival
Back Water Blues
'Round Midnight
Mama Rose
How Long Blues
** also issued on 52e Rue Est (F) RECD 015.

Archie Shepp/Horace Parlan - En Concert: 1st Set  (52e Rue Est (F) RECD 015)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone, vocals) Horace Parlan (piano): same session
live in Annecy, France, 1st set, October 24, 1987
Steam
** reissue of 52e Rue Est (F) RE 015 + 1 bonus track.

Archie Shepp/Horace Parlan - En Concert: 2nd Set  (52e Rue Est (F) RE 016)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone, vocals) Horace Parlan (piano): same personnel
live in Annecy, France, 2nd set, October 24, 1987
Make Me A Pallet On The Floor
Ruby, My Dear
Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out
Trouble In Mind
Deep River
Sophisticated Lady
** also issued on 52e Rue Est (F) RECD 016.

1988

Archie Shepp/Annette Lowman - Lover Man  (Timeless (Du) SJP 287)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Dave Burrell (piano) Herman Wright (bass) Stephen McCraven (drums) Annette Lowman (vocals)
Monster, Holland, January 27, 1988
Stars Are In Your Eyes
Lover Man
Medley: Brand New World / Breaking A New Day
Margy Pargy
My Funny Valentine
Lush Life
Squeeze Me
Yesterdays
** also issued on Timeless (Du) CDSJP 287.

Archie Shepp/Annette Lowman - Lover Man  (Timeless (Du) CDSJP 287)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Dave Burrell (piano) Herman Wright (bass) Stephen McCraven (drums) Annette Lowman (vocals): same session
Monster, Holland, January 27, 1988
Tribute To Bessie Smith
** reissue of Timeless (Du) SJP 287 + 1 bonus track.

Archie Shepp/Chet Baker - In Memory Of First And Last Meeting In Frankfurt And Paris 1988  (L+R (G) LR 45006)

Chet Baker (trumpet, vocals) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, vocals) Horace Parlan (piano) Herman Wright (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums)
"21st German Jazz Festival", "Kongresshalle", Frankfurt Am Main, West Germany, March 13, 1988
Dedication To Bessie Smith's Blues
My Foolish Heart
same personnel
live in Paris, France, March 14, 1988
How Deep Is The Ocean
That Ol' Devil Moon
** also issued on L+R (G) CDLR 45006.

Archie Shepp/Chet Baker - In Memory Of First And Last Meeting In Frankfurt And Paris 1988  (L+R (G) CDLR 45006)

Chet Baker (trumpet, vocals) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, vocals) Horace Parlan (piano) Herman Wright (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums): same personnel
"21st German Jazz Festival", "Kongresshalle", Frankfurt Am Main, West Germany, March 13, 1988
Confirmation
same personnel
live in Paris, France, March 14, 1988
When Lights Are Low
My Ideal
** reissue of L+R (G) LR 45006 + 3 bonus tracks.

Tchangodei/Archie Shepp - Ginseng  (Volcanic (F) 24083)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Tchangodei (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums)
Paris, France, May, 1988
Una Noche Con Francis
Soweto
Ginseng
Mavichavel
Regard
** also issued on Volcanic (F) 24083xCD.

1989

Chris McGregor/Archie Shepp - En Concert A Banlieues Bleues With Chris McGregor And The Brotherhood Of Breath  (52e Rue Est (F) RECD 017)

Harry Beckett, Dave Defries, Claude Deppa (trumpet, flugelhorn) Faez Virji, Annie Whitehead (trombone) Jeff Gordon (flute, clarinet, tenor saxophone) Julian Arguelles (flute, soprano saxophone) Talib Kibwe (alto clarinet, alto saxophone) Robert Juritz (alto saxophone, bassoon) Frank Williams (alto,tenor saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone, vocals) Chris McGregor (piano) Ernest Mogotsi Mothle (bass) Gilbert Matthews (drums) Tony Maronie (percussion) Sonti Mndebele (vocals)
live in Banlieues, France, March 18, 1989
Sangena
Mayebuye
Country Cooking
Jikele
Presentation
Steam
Sweet As Honey
Bessie Smith's Blues

Archie Shepp/Richard Davis - Body And Soul  (Enja (G) ENJ 7007-2)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Richard Davis (bass)
"Club Cantare", Boston, MA, October 1, 1989
Things Ain't What They Used To Be
Body And Soul
Pannonica
'Round Midnight

Archie Shepp/Francisco Mondragon Rio - Octiminus  (Pulque PULCD 3)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Francisco Mondragon Rio (guitar) Fred Williams (bass) Hugh Petersen (drums) Marla Adler (vocals)
NYC, December 14 & 15, 1989
San Francisco
Guadalupe
Desert And Bandits
Octiminus
Delight
To-Night

1990

Archie Shepp - I Didn't Know About You  (Timeless (Du) CDSJP 370)

Archie Shepp (tenor,alto saxophone, vocals) Horace Parlan (piano) Wayne Dockery (bass) George Brown (drums)
Munich, Germany, November 6, 1990
Go Down Moses (Let My People Go)
I Didn't Know About You
Billie's Bossa
Hot House
The Good Life
Now's The Time
Ask Me Now
Party Time

1991

Archie Shepp/Horace Parlan - Swing Low  (Plainisphare (Swi) PL 1267-73)

Archie Shepp (tenor,alto saxophone, vocals) Horace Parlan (piano)
"Bellerive Hotel", Zurich, Switzerland, September 27 & 28, 1991
Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
See See Rider
Embraceable You
Go Down Moses
Make Me A Pallet On The Floor
I Didn't Know About You
Dedication To Bessie Smith's Blues
Billie's Bossa

1992

Archie Shepp - Black Ballads  (Timeless (Du) CDSJP 386)

Archie Shepp (tenor,alto saxophone) Horace Parlan (piano) Wayne Dockery (bass) Stephen McCraven (drums)
Studio 44, Monster, Holland, January 13, 1992
Do You Know What It Means To Miss New Orleans
I Know About The Life
Georgia On My Mind
Embraceable You
Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
How Deep Is The Ocean
Lush Life
Deja Vu
Angel Eyes
All Too Soon
Ain't Misbehavin'

Tenors Of Yusef Lateef And Archie Shepp  (YAL Records YAL 977)

Yusef Lateef, Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Tom McClung (piano) Avery Sharpe (bass) Stephen McCraven (drums) Mulazimuddin S. Rasool (congas -8) Tony Vacca (tambourine -8) Adam Rudolph (percussion -1)
Monstar Media, Leverett, MA, January, 1992
1.You Know What I Mean
2.Monk Remembered
3.Thong
4.Selim
5.Dr. Emilio
6.In The Valley
7.Odd A Little
8.Ammons Remembered

Lee Konitz/Phil Woods/Frank Morgan/Archie Shepp/Houston Person/Dave Liebman/Bennie Wallace/David Murray/Steve Coleman/Donald Harrison/John Zorn/Craig Bailey - Sax Legends, Vol. 1  (Paddle Wheel (J) KICJ-139)

David Murray, Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) George Cables (piano) Rufus Reid (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
Sound On Sound, NYC, August 13, 14 & 25, 1992
Bamboo
omit Murray
My Little Brown Book
** part of Paddle Wheel (J) KICJ-8241/2; Evidence ECD 22130-2.

Lee Konitz/Phil Woods/Frank Morgan/Archie Shepp/Houston Person/Dave Liebman/Bennie Wallace/David Murray/Steve Coleman/Donald Harrison/John Zorn/Craig Bailey - Sax Legends, Vol. 2  (Paddle Wheel (J) KICJ-140)

Donald Harrison, Lee Konitz, Frank Morgan, John Zorn (alto saxophone) David Murray, Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) George Cables (piano) Rufus Reid (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
Sound On Sound, NYC, August 13, 14 & 25, 1992
Blues For 52nd Street
** part of Paddle Wheel (J) KICJ-8241/2; Evidence ECD 22130-2.

1993

Michel Herr/Archie Shepp - Just Friends (Soundtrack)  (AMC (Belgian) 50.047)

Nic Fissette, Edmond Harnie, Richard Rousselet, Eric Verhaeghe (trumpet) Phil Abraham, Marc Godfroid, Claude Remacle (trombone) Jan De Backer (bass trombone) Michel Massot (tuba) Pierre Vaiana (soprano,tenor saxophone) Frank Vaganee (alto saxophone) Peter Vandendriessche (alto saxophone, B flat clarinet) Kurt Van Herck, Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Johan Vandendriessche (baritone saxophone) Michel Herr (piano, composer, arranger, musical director) Jeanfrancois Prins (guitar) Philippe Aerts, Riccardo Del Fra, Jean-Louis Rassinfosse (bass) John Engels, Jan De Haas (drums) Silvia Droste (vocals)
Belgium???, circa 1993???
Just Friends
Song For Lucy (quartet version)
Something Of Me
Perdido
Jeff's Funeral
Club Groove
Besame Mucho
Cherokee
Song For Lucy (quartet version)
Bass Boom (double bass choir)
Marche Funebre
Black Rose Stomp
Song For Lucy (big band version)
Medicine
Something Of Me
Good Guess
Cri
Jeff's Funeral (version with Archie Shepp)
Song For Lucy (solo piano version)

1994

Stephen McCraven - Song Of The Forest Boogaraboo  (World McC Music WMM 9505)

Ed Byrne (trombone) Avram Fefer (tenor saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone) Tom McClung (piano) Nat Reeves (bass) Stephen McCraven (drums)
Guy's Boogitie Shoe Shop, ???, February 8, 1994
Song Of The Forest Boogaraboo
Ask Me Now
Nothing At All
But Beautiful
Ugly Beauty
Black Beauty
Otology

1995

Archie Shepp Quartet - Blue Ballads  (Venus (J) TKCV-79307)

Archie Shepp (tenor,soprano saxophone, vocals) John Hicks (piano) George Mraz (bass) Idris Muhammad (drums)
Clinton Recording Studio "A", NYC, November 24 & 25, 1995
Little Girl Blue
More Than You Know
Blue In Green
Blue And Sentimental
Cry Me A River
If I Should Lose You
Alone Together
** also issued on Venus (J) TKCV-35004, TKCV-35117, VHCD-2086, VHCD-78147.

1996

Stephen McCraven - Bosco  (Efmic FMC 9706)

Ed Byrne (trombone) Arthur Blythe (alto saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, vocals) Tom McClung (piano) Nat Reeves (bass) Stephen McCraven (drums)
Guy's Boogitie Shoe Shop, ???, February 25, 1996
Sequoia Song

Archie Shepp/Eric Le Lann - Live In Paris  (Twins (F) 3)

Eric Le Lann (trumpet) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, vocals) Richard Clements (piano) Wayne Dockery (bass) Stephen McCraven (drums)
"Petit Journal Montparnasse", Paris, France, June 5 & 6, 1996
Delicated To Bessie Smith
Hope Two
The Man I Love
Ask Me Now
Circle
Twins Valse
Things Ain't What They Used To Be

Archie Shepp Quartet - True Ballads  (Venus (J) TKCV-35024)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) John Hicks (piano) George Mraz (bass) Idris Muhammad (drums)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, December 7, 1996
The Thrill Is Gone
The Shadow Of Your Smile
Everything Must Change
Here's That Rainy Day
La Rosita
Nature Boy
Yesterdays
Violets For Your Furs
** also issued on Venus (J) TKCV-35026, TKCV-35118, TKGV-2, VHCD-2002, VHCD-78063, VHGD7.

Archie Shepp Quartet - True Ballads II (not for sale)  (Venus (J) VENUS-1051)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) John Hicks (piano) George Mraz (bass) Idris Muhammad (drums): same session
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, December 7, 1996
Here's That Rainy Day
Yesterdays
La Rosita
This Masquerade
Strangers In The Night

Archie Shepp Sings - Something To Live For  (Timeless (Du) CDSJP 439)

Eddie Henderson (trumpet, flugelhorn -1,4,5,7) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, vocals) John Hicks (piano) George Mraz (bass) Idris Muhammad (drums -1/7) Stephen McCraven (drums -8)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, December 26 & 27, 1996
1.A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing
2.My Foolish Heart
3.Strange Fruit
4.You're Blase
5.Something To Live For
6.Georgia On My Mind
7.Hello, Young Lovers
8.California Blues

1998 (age 61)

Archie Shepp - St. Louis Blues  (PAO (Austrian) PAO 10430)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, vocals) Richard Davis (bass) Sunny Murray (drums -2,5/8) Leopoldo Fleming (percussion -2,5,7,8)
June 1, 1998
1.St. Louis Blues
2.Et Moi
3.Blue Bossa
4.God Bless The Child
5.Total Package
6.Steam
7.Limbuke
8.Omega
** also issued on Jazz Magnet JAM 2006.

Archie Shepp - True Blue  (Venus (J) TKCV-35067)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, vocals) John Hicks (piano) George Mraz (bass) Billy Drummond (drums)
Clinton Recording Studio "A", NYC, September 13, 1998
Lonnie's Lament
Everytime We Say Goodbye
Time After Time
All Or Nothing At All
But Beautiful
Que Reste-t-il De Nos Amours
Blue Train
A Little Surprise For The Lady
I Want To Talk About You
** also issued on Venus (J) TKCV-35080, TKCV-35120, TKCV-35107 (2001), VHCD-2023, VHCD-78110.

1999

Archie Shepp Meets Kahil El'Zabar's Ritual Trio - Conversations  (Delmark DE-514)

Ari Brown, Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, piano) Malachi Favors (bass) Kahil El'Zabar (drums)
Riverside Studios, Chicago, IL, January 23 & 24, 1999
Conversation / The Introduction
Big Fred
Kari
Whenever I Think Of You
Conversations / The Dialogue
Brother Malcolm
Revelations

Jean-Paul Bourelly With Archie Shepp/Henry Threadgill - Boom Bop  (PAO (Austrian) PAO 10640)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Jean-Paul Bourelly (electric guitar, guitar, vocals, effects) Reggie Washington (bass -2) Big Royal Talamacus (boom bass) Slam T. Wig (drums -3) Abdourahmane Diop (drums, vocals) Samba Sock (boograboo) Slaka (jimbe)
Dackle Inc. Studios, NYC, July, 1999
1.Gumbe
2.New Afro Blu
3.Invisible Indivisible
** also issued on Jazz Magnet JAM 2005.

2000

Roswell Rudd And Archie Shepp Live In New York  (Verve 440 013 482-2)

Roswell Rudd (trombone) Grachan Moncur III (trombone -1/8,10) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, piano, vocals) Reggie Workman (bass -1/8,10) Andrew Cyrille (drums -1/8,10) Amiri Baraka (poetry)
"The Jazz Standard", NYC, September 23 & 24, 2000
1.Keep Your Heart Right
2.Acute Motelitis
3.Steam
4.Pazuzu
5.We Are The Blues
6.Ujamma
7.Bamako
8.Slide By Slide
9.Deja-Vu
10.Hope, No. 2

2001

Archie Shepp Quartet - Deja Vu  (Venus (J) TKCV-35096)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Harold Mabern (piano) George Mraz (bass) Billy Drummond (drums)
The Studio, NYC, June 11 & 12, 2001
What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life
Petite Fleur
Les Feuilles Mortes
L' Ame Des Poetes
Gigi
April In Paris
Sous Le Ciel De Paris
Deja Vu
** also issued on Venus (J) TKCV-35151, TKGV-12, VHCD-2027, VHCD-78034, VHGD13.

Various Artists - Venus Jazz Special Sampler 2001 (not for sale)  (Venus (J) VENUS-1024)

Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Harold Mabern (piano) George Mraz (bass) Billy Drummond (drums): same session
The Studio, NYC, June 11 & 12, 2001
C'est Si Bon
Deja Vu