Blue Note Records Catalog: 1500 series

Modern Jazz 1500 series (12 inch LP)

BLP 1501   Miles Davis, Vol. 1

Miles Davis (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone -1/4) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone -1/4) Gil Coggins (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, May 9, 1952
1. BN428-1 tk.2Dear Old Stockholm
2. BN429-3 tk.6Chance It
3. BN430-0 tk.7Donna (alt. take)
4. BN431-2 tk.12Woody'n You (alt. take)
5. BN432-0 tk.14Yesterdays
6. BN433-0 tk.15How Deep Is The Ocean
Miles Davis (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Jimmy Heath (tenor saxophone) Gil Coggins (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, April 20, 1953
BN477-2 tk.3Kelo
BN478-2 tk.6Enigma
BN479-2 tk.9Ray's Idea
BN480-0 tk.10Tempus Fugit
BN481-2 tk.14C.T.A. (alt. take)
BN481-3 tk.15C.T.A.
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81501 (pseudo stereo).

BLP 1502   Miles Davis, Vol. 2

Miles Davis (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) Gil Coggins (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, May 9, 1952
BN430-1 tk.8Donna
BN431-3 tk.13Woody'n You
Miles Davis (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone -1,2) Jimmy Heath (tenor saxophone -1,2) Gil Coggins (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, April 20, 1953
1. BN479-0 tk.7Ray's Idea (alt. take)
2. BN480-1 tk.11Tempus Fugit (alt. take)
3. BN482-0 tk.16I Waited For You
Miles Davis (trumpet) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 6, 1954
BN548-3 tk.4Take Off
BN549-0 tk.6Lazy Susan
BN550-0 tk.8The Leap
BN551-0 tk.9Well, You Needn't
BN552-0 tk.10Weirdo
BN553-1 tk.12It Never Entered My Mind
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81502 (pseudo stereo).

BLP 1503   The Amazing Bud Powell, Vol. 1

Fats Navarro (trumpet -1/4) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone -1/4) Bud Powell (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, August 9, 1949
1. BN360-2Bouncing With Bud
2. BN361-3Wail
3. BN362-1Dance Of The Infidels
4. BN363-152nd Street Theme
5. BN365-0Ornithology
Bud Powell (piano) Curly Russell (bass -1/5,7) Max Roach (drums -1/5,7)
WOR Studios, NYC, May 1, 1951
1. BN382-1Un Poco Loco (alt. take 1)
2. BN382-2Un Poco Loco (alt. take 2)
3. BN382-4Un Poco Loco
4. BN384-0A Night In Tunisia
5. BN384-1A Night In Tunisia (alt. take)
6. BN385-0It Could Happen To You (alt. take)
7.Parisian Thoroughfare
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81503 (pseudo stereo).

BLP 1504   The Amazing Bud Powell, Vol. 2

Bud Powell (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, August 9, 1949
BN364-0You Go To My Head
BN365-1Ornithology (alt. take)
Bud Powell (piano)
WOR Studios, NYC, May 1, 1951
BN383-0Over The Rainbow
BN385-1It Could Happen To You
Bud Powell (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, August 14, 1953
BN510-6 tk.8Autumn In New York
BN509-1 tk.9Reets And I
BN511-2 tk.17Sure Thing
BN512-2 tk.20Collard Greens And Black-Eyed Peas
BN513-0 tk.21Polka Dots And Moonbeams
BN514-1 tk.23I Want To Be Happy
BN515-0 tk.25Audrey
BN516-0 tk.27The Glass Enclosure
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81504 (pseudo stereo).

BLP 1505   The Eminent Jay Jay Johnson, Vol. 1

Clifford Brown (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Jimmy Heath (tenor, baritone saxophone) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, June 22, 1953
BN503-3 tk.4Capri
BN504-0 tk.5Lover Man
BN505-0 tk.6Turnpike
BN506-2 tk.11Sketch One
BN508-0 tk.14Get Happy
J.J. Johnson (trombone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) "Sabu" Martinez (congas -1/3,5)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 24, 1954
1. tk.2Too Marvelous For Words
2. tk.4Jay
3. tk.5Old Devil Moon
4. tk.7It's You Or No One
5. tk.11Coffee Pot
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81505 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 81505 2.

BLP 1506   The Eminent Jay Jay Johnson, Vol. 2

Clifford Brown (trumpet -1,2) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Jimmy Heath (tenor, baritone saxophone -1,2) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, June 22, 1953
1. BN503-2 tk.3Capri (alt. take)
2. BN505-2 tk.8Turnpike (alt. take)
3. BN507-0 tk.12It Could Happen To You
J.J. Johnson (trombone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 24, 1954
tk.10Time After Time
J.J. Johnson (trombone) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 6, 1955
tk.3Pennies From Heaven
tk.6Viscosity
tk.9You're Mine, You
tk.11Daylie Double
tk.15Groovin'
tk.16Portrait Of Jennie
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81506 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 81506 2.

BLP 1507   The Jazz Messengers At The Cafe Bohemia, Vol. 1

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Cafe Bohemia", NYC, 1st set, November 23, 1955
tk.5Minor's Holiday
Kenny Dorham (trumpet -1) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Cafe Bohemia", NYC, 2nd set, November 23, 1955
1. tk.6Soft Winds
2. tk.10Alone Together
Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Cafe Bohemia", NYC, 3rd set, November 23, 1955
tk.12Prince Albert
same personnel
"Cafe Bohemia", NYC, 4th set, November 23, 1955
tk.19The Theme
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81507 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 46521 2.

BLP 1508   The Jazz Messengers At The Cafe Bohemia, Vol. 2

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
"Cafe Bohemia", NYC, 1st set, November 23, 1955
tk.2Like Someone In Love
tk.4I Waited For You
Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone -1) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Cafe Bohemia", NYC, 2nd set, November 23, 1955
1. tk.7Avila And Tequila
2. tk.8Yesterdays
Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Cafe Bohemia", NYC, 4th set, November 23, 1955
tk.15Sportin' Crowd
The Theme (incomplete)
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81508 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 46522 2.

BLP 1509   Milt Jackson And The Thelonious Monk Quintet

Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Simmons (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
Apex Studios, NYC, July 2, 1948
BN328-0Evidence
BN329-1Misterioso (alt. take)
Sahib Shihab (alto saxophone -1/3) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, July 23, 1951
1. BN392-2Four In One (alt. take)
2. BN393-0Criss Cross
3. BN394-0Eronel
4. BN397-0Willow Weep For Me
Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone -1,4,6) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, April 7, 1952
1. BN422-0 tk.1Tahiti
2. BN423-1 tk.4Lillie
3. BN423-2 tk.5Lillie (alt. take)
4. BN424-2 tk.8Bags' Groove
5. BN425-3 tk.12What's New
6. BN427-0 tk.16On The Scene
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81509 (pseudo stereo).

BLP 1510   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 1

Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Danny Quebec West (alto saxophone) Billy Smith (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, October 15, 1947
BN308-2Humph
BN311-0Thelonious
Thelonious Monk (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, October 24, 1947
BN313-1Ruby, My Dear
BN314-0Well, You Needn't
BN315-1April In Paris
BN317-1Off Minor
BN316-3Introspection
George Taitt (trumpet) Sahib Shihab (alto saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Bob Paige (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, November 21, 1947
BN318-3In Walked Bud
BN321-1'Round Midnight
Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Simmons (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
Apex Studios, NYC, July 2, 1948
BN329-0Misterioso
BN330-0Epistrophy
BN331-1I Mean You
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81510 (pseudo stereo).
** part of Blue Note BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101.

BLP 1511   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 2

Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Danny Quebec West (alto saxophone) Billy Smith (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, October 15, 1947
BN309-4Evonce
BN310-1Suburban Eyes
Thelonious Monk (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, October 24, 1947
BN312-1Nice Work If You Can Get It
George Taitt (trumpet) Sahib Shihab (alto saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Bob Paige (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, November 21, 1947
BN319-0Monk's Mood
BN320-0Who Knows
Sahib Shihab (alto saxophone -1,2) Milt Jackson (vibraphone -1,2) Thelonious Monk (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, July 23, 1951
1. BN392-1Four In One
2. BN395-0Straight, No Chaser
3. BN396-1Ask Me Now
Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, May 30, 1952
BN434-1 tk.2Skippy
BN435-3 tk.7Hornin' In
BN437-0 tk.10Carolina Moon
BN438-0 tk.11Let's Cool One
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81511 (pseudo stereo).
** part of Blue Note BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101.

BLP 1512   Jimmy Smith At The Organ, Vol. 1 - A New Sound-A New Star

Jimmy Smith (organ) Thornel Schwartz (guitar) Bay Perry (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 18, 1956
tk.2You Get 'Cha
tk.6Lady Be Good
tk.7The Preacher
tk.8But Not For Me
tk.12The Way You Look Tonight
tk.13The High And The Mighty
tk.15Tenderly
tk.16Joy
tk.18Midnight Sun
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81512 (pseudo stereo).

BLP 1513   Thad Jones - Detroit-New York Junction

Thad Jones (trumpet) Billy Mitchell (tenor saxophone -1,2,4,5) Tommy Flanagan (piano -1,2,4,5) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums -1,2,4,5)
Audio-Video Studios, NYC, March 13, 1956
1. tk.3Tariff
2. tk.14Blue Room
3. tk.19Little Girl Blue
4. tk.28Scratch
5. tk.30Zec
** part of Mosaic MQ5-172, MD3-172.

BLP 1514   Jimmy Smith At The Organ, Vol. 2 - The Champ

Jimmy Smith (organ) Thornel Schwartz (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 27, 1956
tk.2Turquoise
tk.3Moonlight In Vermont
tk.7Ready 'N' Able
tk.8Deep Purple
tk.12The Champ
tk.13Bayou
tk.16Bubbis
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81514 (pseudo stereo).

BLP 1515   Jutta Hipp At The Hickory House, Vol. 1

Jutta Hipp (piano) Peter Ind (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
"Hickory House", NYC, April 5, 1956
Take Me In Your Arms
Dear Old Stockholm
Billie's Bounce
I'll Remember April
Lady Bird
Mad About The Boy
Ain't Misbehavin'
These Foolish Things
Jeepers Creepers
The Moon Was Yellow

BLP 1516   Jutta Hipp At The Hickory House, Vol. 2

Jutta Hipp (piano) Peter Ind (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same session
"Hickory House", NYC, April 5, 1956
Gone With The Wind
After Hours
The Squirrel
We'll Be Together Again
Horacio
I Married An Angel
Moonlight In Vermont
Star Eyes
If I Had You
My Heart Stood Still

BLP 1517   Gil Melle - Patterns In Jazz

Eddie Bert (trombone -1/4) Gil Melle (tenor, baritone saxophone) Joe Cinderella (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 1, 1956
1. tk.5Weird Valley
2. tk.10The Set Break
3. tk.11Moonlight In Vermont
4. tk.12Long Ago And Far Away
5. tk.13The Arab Barber Blues
6. tk.14Nice Question

BLP 1518   Horace Silver And The Jazz Messengers

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 13, 1954
tk.3Room 608
tk.6Creepin' In
tk.8Doodlin'
tk.10Stop Time
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 6, 1955
tk.3Hippy
tk.5To Whom It May Concern
tk.9Hankerin'
tk.13The Preacher
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81518 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 46140 2.

BLP 1519   Herbie Nichols Trio

Herbie Nichols (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 1, 1955
tk.4The Gig
tk.6Hangover Triangle
tk.8Lady Sings The Blues
tk.10Chit-Chatting
tk.11House Party Starting
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 7, 1955
tk.12Terpsichore
Herbie Nichols (piano) Teddy Kotick (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 19, 1956
tk.1Wildflower
tk.4Mine
tk.12The Spinning Song
tk.16Query

BLP 1520   Horace Silver Trio And Art Blakey-Sabu

Horace Silver (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, October 9, 1952
BN448 tk.1Horoscope
BN449-1 tk.5Safari
Horace Silver (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, October 20, 1952
BN453-2 tk.6Ecaroh
BN454-0 tk.7Yeah!
BN456-3 tk.15Prelude To A Kiss
Horace Silver (piano -2,3,5/7) Percy Heath (bass -2,3,5/7) Art Blakey (drums) "Sabu" Martinez (bongos, congas -1)
WOR Studios, NYC, November 23, 1953
1. BN533-0 tk.1Message From Kenya
2. BN534-2 tk.6Opus De Funk
3. BN535-1 tk.9Day In, Day Out
4. BN536-0 tk.11Nothing But The Soul
5. BN537-1 tk.14I Remember You
6. BN538-0 tk.15Silverware
7. BN539-0 tk.18How About You
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81520 (pseudo stereo), (J) LNJ-70108, CDP 7 81520 2.

BLP 1521   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 1

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone -2) Horace Silver (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Pee Wee Marquette (announcer)
"Birdland", NYC, 2nd set, February 21, 1954
1. tk.5Once In A While
2. tk.6Mayreh
Clifford Brown (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Pee Wee Marquette (announcer)
"Birdland", NYC, 3rd set, February 21, 1954
tk.9Split Kick
same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, 4th set, February 21, 1954
tk.12A Night In Tunisia
same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, 5th set, February 21, 1954
tk.18Quicksilver
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81521 (pseudo stereo), (J) NR-8838, (J) LNJ-70091, CDP 7 46519 2.
** part of Mosaic MR5-104; Blue Note 7243 8 34195 2.

BLP 1522   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 2

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Pee Wee Marquette (announcer): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, 1st set, February 21, 1954
tk.2Now's The Time
same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, 2nd set, February 21, 1954
tk.4Confirmation
omit Brown
"Birdland", NYC, 3rd set, February 21, 1954
tk.8If I Had You
add Clifford Brown (trumpet)
"Birdland", NYC, 4th set, February 21, 1954
tk.13Quicksilver (alt. take)
same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, 5th set, February 21, 1954
tk.17Wee Dot
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81522 (pseudo stereo), (J) NR-8839, (J) LNJ-70092, CDP 7 46520 2.
** part of Mosaic MR5-104; Blue Note 7243 8 34195 2.

BLP 1523   Introducing Kenny Burrell

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Candido (congas -2,3)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 29, 1956
1. tk.2Fugue 'N' Blues
2. tk.3Takeela
3. tk.6Delilah
Tommy Flanagan (piano -1/3) Kenny Burrell (guitar -1/3) Paul Chambers (bass -1/3) Kenny Clarke (drums) Candido (congas -1,2,4)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 30, 1956
1. tk.11Blues For Skeeter
2. tk.13This Time The Dream's On Me
3. tk.16Weaver Of Dreams
4. tk.17Rhythmorama
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81523 (pseudo stereo).

BLP 1524   Kenny Dorham - 'Round About Midnight At The Cafe Bohemia

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Bobby Timmons (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Arthur Edgehill (drums)
"Cafe Bohemia", NYC, 1st set, May 31, 1956
tk.5Autumn In New York
add J.R. Monterose (tenor saxophone) Kenny Burrell (guitar)
"Cafe Bohemia", NYC, 2nd set, May 31, 1956
tk.9Hills Edge
A Night In Tunisia
Kenny Dorham (trumpet) J.R. Monterose (tenor saxophone) Bobby Timmons (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar -1,3) Sam Jones (bass) Arthur Edgehill (drums)
"Cafe Bohemia", NYC, 3rd set, May 31, 1956
1. tk.14Mexico City
2. tk.15'Round Midnight
3. tk.16Monaco
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 46541 2 entitled "'Round About Midnight At The Cafe Bohemia, Vol. 1".

BLP 1525   Jimmy Smith At The Organ, Vol. 3 - The Incredible

Jimmy Smith (organ) Thornel Schwartz (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 17, 1956
tk.2Willow Weep For Me
tk.14Autumn Leaves
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 18, 1956
tk.16Fiddlin' The Minors
tk.18Lover Come Back To Me
tk.19Well, You Needn't
tk.20I Cover The Waterfront
tk.24Judo Mambo
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81525 (pseudo stereo).

BLP 1526   Clifford Brown Memorial Album

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Elmo Hope (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, June 9, 1953
BN490-3 tk.6Carvin' The Rock
BN491-1 tk.8Cookin'
BN492-0 tk.9Brownie Speaks
BN493-0 tk.10De-Dah
BN494-0 tk.11You Go To My Head
Clifford Brown (trumpet) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone, flute) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Audio-Video Studios, NYC, August 28, 1953
BN524-2 tk.3Wail Bait
BN525-1 tk.9Hymn Of The Orient
BN527-1 tk.21Cherokee
BN528-0 tk.23Easy Living
BN529-0 tk.24Minor Mood
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81526 (pseudo stereo).
** part of Mosaic MR5-104; Blue Note 7243 8 34195 2.

BLP 1527   The Magnificent Thad Jones

Thad Jones (trumpet) Billy Mitchell (tenor saxophone -1/4) Barry Harris (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 14, 1956
1. tk.2Thedia
2. tk.6April In Paris
3. tk.10Billie-Doo
4. tk.11If I Love Again
5. tk.12If Someone Had Told Me
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 46814 2.
** part of Mosaic MQ5-172, MD3-172.

BLP 1528   The Incredible Jimmy Smith At Club Baby Grand, Vol. 1

Jimmy Smith (organ) Thornel Schwartz (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums) Mitch Thomas (announcer)
"Club Baby Grand", Wilmington, DE, afternoon 2nd set, August 4, 1956
Introduction By Mitch Thomas
same personnel
"Club Baby Grand", Wilmington, DE, night 1st set, August 4, 1956
tk.12Where Or When
same personnel
"Club Baby Grand", Wilmington, DE, night 2nd set, August 4, 1956
tk.20The Preacher (The New Preacher)
same personnel
"Club Baby Grand", Wilmington, DE, night 3rd set, August 4, 1956
tk.23Rosetta
tk.25Sweet Georgia Brown
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81528 (pseudo stereo).

BLP 1529   The Incredible Jimmy Smith At Club Baby Grand, Vol. 2

Jimmy Smith (organ) Thornel Schwartz (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums) Mitch Thomas (announcer): same personnel
"Club Baby Grand", Wilmington, DE, afternoon 2nd set, August 4, 1956
tk.6It's All Right With Me
tk.9Caravan
tk.10Love Is A Many-Splendored Thing
same personnel
"Club Baby Grand", Wilmington, DE, night 3rd set, August 4, 1956
tk.24Get Happy
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81529 (pseudo stereo).

BLP 1530   Jutta Hipp With Zoot Sims

Jerry Lloyd (trumpet) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Jutta Hipp (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 28, 1956
tk.4Violets For Your Furs
tk.6Down Home
tk.7Wee Dot
tk.9Too Close For Comfort
tk.14Almost Like Being In Love
tk.15Just Blues

BLP 1531   The Fabulous Fats Navarro, Vol. 1

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Ernie Henry (alto saxophone) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Tadd Dameron (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, September 26, 1947
BN304-0The Chase (alt. take)
BN304-2The Chase
BN305-0The Squirrel (alt. take)
BN305-1The Squirrel
BN306-0Our Delight (alt. take)
BN306-5Our Delight
BN307-0Dameronia (alt. take)
BN307-2Dameronia
Fats Navarro (trumpet) Howard McGhee (trumpet, piano) Ernie Henry (alto saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone, piano) Curly Russell (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Apex Studios, NYC, October 11, 1948
BN338-0Double Talk
Fats Navarro (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Bud Powell (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, August 9, 1949
BN360-1Bouncing With Bud (alt. take 2)
BN361-0Wail (alt. take)

BLP 1532   The Fabulous Fats Navarro, Vol. 2

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Allen Eager, Wardell Gray (tenor saxophone) Tadd Dameron (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Chino Pozo (bongos -1,2)
Apex Studios, NYC, September 13, 1948
1. BN332-0Jahbero (alt. take)
2. BN332-1Jahbero
3. BN333-0Lady Bird
4. BN333-1Lady Bird (alt. take)
5. BN334-1Symphonette
6. BN334-2Symphonette (alt. take)
Fats Navarro (trumpet) Howard McGhee (trumpet, piano) Ernie Henry (alto saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone, piano) Curly Russell (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Apex Studios, NYC, October 11, 1948
BN336-1The Skunk (alt. take)
BN337-1Boperation
BN339-0Double Talk (alt. take)
Fats Navarro (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Bud Powell (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, August 9, 1949
BN360-0Bouncing With Bud (alt. take 1)
BN362-0Dance Of The Infidels (alt. take)

BLP 1533   Introducing Johnny Griffin

Johnny Griffin (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 17, 1956
tk.2Chicago Calling
tk.3Mil Dew
tk.6The Boy Next Door
tk.8It's All Right With Me
tk.10Nice And Easy
tk.13Lover Man
tk.14These Foolish Things
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 46536 2.

BLP 1534   Paul Chambers - Whims Of Chambers

Donald Byrd (trumpet -1,2,5/7) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone -1,2,5,6) Horace Silver (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar -1,2,4/7) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 21, 1956
1. tk.3We Six
2. tk.5Omicron
3. tk.6Tale Of The Fingers
4. tk.8Whims Of Chambers
5. tk.9Nita
6. tk.11Just For The Love
7. tk.13Dear Ann
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81534 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 89872 2.

BLP 1535   Kenny Dorham - Afro-Cuban

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 30, 1955
tk.2Venetia's Dance
tk.6K.D.'s Motion
tk.12The Villa
Kenny Dorham (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Carlos "Patato" Valdes (congas) Richie Goldberg (cowbell -1,3)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 29, 1955
1. tk.3Minor's Holiday
2. tk.5Basheer's Dream
3. tk.7Afrodisia
4. tk.8Lotus Flower
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 46815 2.

BLP 1536   J.R. Monterose

Ira Sullivan (trumpet) J.R. Monterose (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 21, 1956
tk.3Wee-Jay
tk.7Mark V
tk.9The Third
tk.10Bobbie Pin
tk.12Ka-Link
tk.15Beauteous
** also issued on Blue Note B1-29102, 7243 8 29102 2.

BLP 1537   Lou Donaldson Quartet/Quintet/Sextet

Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, June 20, 1952
BN440-1 tk.2Roccus
BN443-1 tk.9Lou's Blues
BN442-4 tk.11Cheek To Cheek
Blue Mitchell (trumpet -2/4) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, November 19, 1952
1. BN457-0 tk.1Sweet Juice
2. BN459-1 tk.8Down Home
3. BN460-1 tk.10The Best Things In Life Are Free
4. BN458-5 tk.12If I Love Again
Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Matthew Gee (trombone) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Elmo Hope (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 22, 1954
tk.3Caracas
tk.4The Stroller
tk.6Moe's Bluff
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 81537 2.

BLP 1538   Lee Morgan Indeed!

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Clarence Sharpe (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 4, 1956
tk.3Gaza Strip
tk.4Reggie Of Chester
tk.6Little T
tk.9Stand By
tk.11Roccus
tk.14The Lady
** part of Mosaic MR6-162, MD4-162.

BLP 1539   Horace Silver - 6 Pieces Of Silver

Donald Byrd (trumpet -1,2,4/6) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone -1,2,4/6) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 10, 1956
1. tk.3Enchantment
2. tk.7Virgo
3. tk.10Shirl
4. tk.12Senor Blues
5. tk.14Camouflage
6. tk.15Cool Eyes
7. tk.18For Heaven's Sake
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81539 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 81539 2.

BLP 1540   Hank Mobley With Donald Byrd And Lee Morgan

Donald Byrd, Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 25, 1956
tk.2Double Whammy
tk.3Barrel Of Funk
tk.6Mobleymania (B For B.B.)
tk.7Touch And Go
** part of Mosaic MQ10-181, MD6-181.

BLP 1541   Lee Morgan, Vol. 2

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Kenny Rodgers (alto saxophone) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 2, 1956
tk.2Latin Hangover
tk.5Whisper Not
tk.8His Sister
tk.9D's Fink
tk.11Slightly Hep
tk.13Where Am I
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81541 (pseudo stereo).
** part of Mosaic MR6-162, MD4-162.

BLP 1542   Sonny Rollins, Vol. 1

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 16, 1956
tk.1Decision
tk.2Plain Jane
tk.5Sonnysphere
tk.6How Are Things In Glocca Morra
tk.8Bluesnote
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81542 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 81542 2.

BLP 1543   Kenny Burrell, Vol. 2

Frank Foster (tenor saxophone -1/3) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
Audio-Video Studios, NYC, March 12, 1956
1. tk.10Phinupi
2. tk.13Now See How You Are
3. tk.27How About You
4. tk.43Cheeta
5. tk.64Moten Swing
Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Candido (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 29, 1956
tk.7Get Happy
Kenny Burrell (guitar)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 30, 1956
tk.18But Not For Me
Kenny Dorham (trumpet) J.R. Monterose (tenor saxophone) Bobby Timmons (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Sam Jones (bass) Arthur Edgehill (drums)
"Cafe Bohemia", NYC, 4th set, May 31, 1956
tk.21Mexico City (alt. take)
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81543 (pseudo stereo).

BLP 1544   Hank Mobley And His All Stars

Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 13, 1957
tk.2Reunion
tk.3Lower Stratosphere
tk.4Don't Walk
tk.6Ultramarine
tk.7Mobley's Musings
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81544 (pseudo stereo).
** part of Mosaic MQ10-181, MD6-181.

BLP 1545   Lou Donaldson - Wailing With Lou

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Herman Foster (piano) Peck Morrison (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 27, 1957
tk.4That Good Old Feeling
tk.6Caravan
tk.7L.D. Blues
tk.9Old Folks
tk.10There Is No Greater Love
tk.12Move It

BLP 1546   The Magnificent Thad Jones, Vol. 3

Thad Jones (trumpet) Barry Harris (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 14, 1956
tk.7I've Got A Crush On You
Thad Jones (trumpet) Benny Powell (trombone) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 2, 1957
tk.5Slipped Again
tk.9Let's
tk.10Ill Wind
tk.14Thadrack
** part of Mosaic MQ5-172, MD3-172.

BLP 1547   A Date With Jimmy Smith, Vol. 1

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Art Blakey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, February 11, 1957
tk.3Falling In Love With Love
tk.5Funk's Oats
Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, February 13, 1957
tk.8How High The Moon
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81547 (pseudo stereo).
** part of Mosaic MQ5-154, MD3-154.

BLP 1548   A Date With Jimmy Smith, Vol. 2

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Art Blakey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, February 11, 1957
tk.8Groovy Date
tk.9I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart
Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Jimmy Smith (organ)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, February 12, 1957
tk.1I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81548 (pseudo stereo).
** part of Mosaic MQ5-154, MD3-154.

BLP 1549   Cliff Jordan/John Gilmore - Blowing In From Chicago

John Gilmore, Clifford Jordan (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 3, 1957
tk.2Evil Eye
tk.3Status Quo
tk.7Bo-Till
tk.9Everywhere
tk.12Blue Lights
tk.13Billie's Bounce
** also issued on Blue Note B1-28977, 7243 8 28977 2.
** part of Blue Note BN-LA521-H2.

BLP 1550   Hank Mobley Quintet

Art Farmer (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 8, 1957
tk.1Wham And They're Off
tk.6Funk In Deep Freeze
tk.7Startin' From Scratch
tk.8Stellawise
tk.9Bass On Balls
tk.10Fin De L'affaire (End Of The Affair)
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 46816 2.
** part of Mosaic MQ10-181, MD6-181.

BLP 1551   Jimmy Smith At The Organ, Vol. 1

Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Jimmy Smith (organ)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, February 12, 1957
tk.2Summertime
Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone -1,3) Jimmy Smith (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Art Blakey (drums)
1. tk.10Yardbird Suite
2. tk.11There's A Small Hotel
3. tk.12All Day Long
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81551 (pseudo stereo).
** part of Mosaic MQ5-154, MD3-154.

BLP 1552   Jimmy Smith At The Organ, Vol. 2

Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, February 12, 1957
tk.5Plum Nellie
Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Jimmy Smith (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Art Blakey (drums)
tk.8Billie's Bounce
Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar -1) Donald Bailey (drums -1) Art Blakey (drums -2)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, February 13, 1957
1. tk.9Buns A Plenty
2. tk.10The Duel
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81552 (pseudo stereo).
** part of Mosaic MQ5-154, MD3-154.

BLP 1553   not used

BLP 1554   Art Blakey - Orgy In Rhythm, Vol. 1

Herbie Mann (flute -1,3,4) Ray Bryant (piano -1,3,4) Wendell Marshall (bass -1,3,4) Jo Jones, Art Taylor (drums) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums -1,3,4) Art Blakey (drums, vocals -1,3,4, drums -2) Carlos "Patato" Valdes, Jose Valiente (congas -1,3,4) "Sabu" Martinez (bongos, timbales, vocals -1,3,4) Ubaldo Nieto (timbales -1,3,4) Evilio Quntero (concerro, maracas, tee log -1,3,4)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, March 7, 1957
1. tk.1Toffi
2. tk.4Split Skins
3. tk.6Ya Ya
4. tk.11Buhaina Chant
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81554, CDP 7 89390 2.

BLP 1555   Art Blakey - Orgy In Rhythm, Vol. 2

Herbie Mann (flute) Ray Bryant (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Jo Jones, Art Taylor, Charles "Specs" Wright (drums) Art Blakey (drums, vocals) Carlos "Patato" Valdes, Jose Valiente (congas) "Sabu" Martinez (bongos, timbales, vocals) Ubaldo Nieto (timbales) Evilio Quntero (concerro, maracas, tee log)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, March 7, 1957
tk.5Elephant Walk
tk.9Abdullah's Delight
tk.12Come Out Meet Me Tonight
tk.13Amuck
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81555.

BLP 1556   The Sounds Of Jimmy Smith

Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Art Blakey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, February 11, 1957
tk.6Zing! Went The Strings Of My Heart
Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, February 12, 1957
tk.4Somebody Loves Me
Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar -3,4) Donald Bailey (drums -3,4)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, February 13, 1957
1. tk.4All The Things You Are
2. tk.5The Fight
3. tk.7There'll Never Be Another You
4. tk.12Blue Moon
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81556 (pseudo stereo).
** part of Mosaic MQ5-154, MD3-154.

BLP 1557   Lee Morgan, Vol. 3

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone, flute) Benny Golson (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 24, 1957
tk.3Hasaan's Dream
tk.5I Remember Clifford
tk.7Mesabi Chant
tk.11Tip-Toeing
tk.13Domingo
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 46817 2.
** part of Mosaic MR6-162, MD4-162.

BLP 1558   Sonny Rollins, Vol. 2

J.J. Johnson (trombone -1,2,4/6) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano -1,2,4/6) Thelonious Monk (piano -3,6) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 14, 1957
1. tk.1Why Don't I
2. tk.4Wail March
3. tk.6Reflections
4. tk.7Poor Butterfly
5. tk.11You Stepped Out Of A Dream
6. tk.12Misterioso
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81558 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 46818 2, CDP 7 81558 2, B1-ST 81558.

BLP 1559   Johnny Griffin, Vol. 2 - A Blowing Session

Lee Morgan (trumpet) John Coltrane, Johnny Griffin, Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 6, 1957
tk.2Smokestack
tk.3The Way You Look Tonight
tk.4Ball Bearing
tk.5All The Things You Are
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 81559 2, 7243 4 99009 2.
** part of Blue Note BN-LA521-H2.

BLP 1560   Hank Mobley - Hank

Donald Byrd (trumpet) John Jenkins (alto saxophone) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Bobby Timmons (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 21, 1957
tk.2Easy To Love
tk.3Fit For A Hanker
tk.4Hi Groove, Low Feedback
tk.7Time After Time
tk.9Dance Of The Infidels
** part of Mosaic MQ10-181, MD6-181.

BLP 1561   Sabu - Palo Congo

Evaristo Baro (bass) Ray "Mosquito" Romero, Israel Moises "Quique" Travieso (congas) Arsenio Rodriguez (congas, guitar, vocals) "Sabu" Martinez (congas, bongos, vocals) Raul "Caesar" Travieso (congas, vocals) Sarah Bavo, Willie Capo (vocals)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, April 28, 1957
tk.1Aggo Elegua
tk.4Billumba-Palo Congo
tk.7Choferito-Plena
tk.8El Cumbanchero
tk.11Tribilin Cantore
tk.13Asabache
tk.14Simba
tk.15Phapsodia Del Maravilloso

BLP 1562   Horace Silver - The Stylings Of Silver

Art Farmer (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Teddy Kotick (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 8, 1957
tk.2Metamorphosis
tk.4No Smokin'
tk.7The Back Beat
tk.10Soulville
tk.14My One And Only Love
tk.17Home Cookin'
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81562.

BLP 1563   Jimmy Smith - Plays Pretty Just For You

Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, May 8, 1957
tk.3I Can't Get Started
tk.5The Very Thought Of You
tk.6Autumn In New York
tk.12Old Devil Moon
tk.16East Of The Sun
tk.17Penthouse Serenade
tk.18Jitterbug Waltz
tk.20The Nearness Of You
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81563.

BLP 1564   Paul Chambers Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet -1/5) Clifford Jordan (tenor saxophone -1/5) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 19, 1957
1. tk.3Four Strings
2. tk.8Minor Run-Down
3. tk.9Beauteous
4. tk.12What's New
5. tk.15The Hand Of Love
6. tk.16Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise
** also issued on Blue Note 7243 8 52441 2.

BLP 1565   Cliff Jordan

Lee Morgan (trumpet -1,4,5) Curtis Fuller (trombone -1/4) John Jenkins (alto saxophone) Clifford Jordan (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 2, 1957
1. tk.4St. Johns
2. tk.5Not Guilty
3. tk.6Blue Shoes
4. tk.8Beyond The Blue Horizon
5. tk.9Ju-Ba

BLP 1566   Lou Donaldson, Vol. 3 - Swing And Soul

Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Herman Foster (piano) Peck Morrison (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Ray Barretto (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 9, 1957
tk.1Herman's Mambo
tk.4Peck Time
tk.6There Will Never Be Another You (mono take)
tk.8Groove Junction
tk.10Dorothy
tk.11Grits And Gravy
tk.12I Won't Cry Anymore

BLP 1567   Curtis Fuller - The Opener

Curtis Fuller (trombone) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone -1,2,5,6) Bobby Timmons (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 16, 1957
1. tk.3Lizzy's Bounce
2. tk.6Soon
3. tk.8A Lovely Way To Spend An Evening
4. tk.10Here's To My Lady
5. tk.12Oscalypso
6. tk.14Hugore

BLP 1568   Hank Mobley

Bill Hardman (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Curtis Porter (tenor, alto saxophone) Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 23, 1957
tk.2/3Mighty Moe And Joe
tk.5News
tk.6Bags' Groove
tk.8Double Exposure
tk.10Falling In Love With Love
** part of Mosaic MQ10-181, MD6-181.

BLP 1569   Paul Chambers - Bass On Top

Hank Jones (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 14, 1957
tk.3Dear Old Stockholm
tk.5Chasin' The Bird
tk.6Confessin'
tk.8The Theme
tk.9Yesterdays
tk.10You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81569, CDP 7 46533 2.

BLP 1570   Sonny Clark - Dial "S" For Sonny

Art Farmer (trumpet -1/5) Curtis Fuller (trombone -1/5) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone -1/5) Sonny Clark (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 21, 1957
1. tk.2Sonny's Mood
2. tk.5Bootin' It
3. tk.8Dial "S" For Sonny
4. tk.11It Could Happen To You
5. tk.13Shouting On A Riff
6. tk.15Love Walked In

BLP 1571   The Amazing Bud Powell, Vol. 3 - Bud!

Curtis Fuller (trombone -6/8) Bud Powell (piano) Paul Chambers (bass -1/4,6/8) Art Taylor (drums -1/4,6/8)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 3, 1957
1. tk.1Blue Pearl
2. tk.4Keepin' In The Groove
3. tk.5Some Soul
4. tk.6Frantic Fancies
5. tk.7Bud On Bach
6. tk.9Idaho
7. tk.11Don't Blame Me
8. tk.18Moose The Mooche
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81571, CDP 7 81571 2.

BLP 1572   Curtis Fuller, Vol. 2 - Bone And Bari

Curtis Fuller (trombone -1/3,5,6) Tate Houston (baritone saxophone -1/4,6) Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 4, 1957
1. tk.2Algonquin
2. tk.5Bone And Bari
3. tk.7Nita's Waltz
4. tk.8Again
5. tk.10Heart And Soul
6. tk.13Pickup

BLP 1573   John Jenkins With Kenny Burrell

John Jenkins (alto saxophone) Sonny Clark (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 11, 1957
tk.2/1Chalumeau
tk.3From This Moment On
tk.4Motif
tk.5Everything I Have Is Yours
tk.7/6Sharon
tk.9Blues For Two
** also issued on Blue Note 7243 8 52437 2.

BLP 1574   Hank Mobley/Lee Morgan - Peckin' Time

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 9, 1958
tk.3High And Flighty
tk.5Stretchin' Out
tk.6Peckin' Time
tk.10Git-Go Blues
tk.11Speak Low
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 81574 2.

BLP 1575   Lee Morgan - City Lights

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) George Coleman (tenor, alto saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 25, 1957
tk.1Just By Myself
tk.4City Lights
tk.6Tempo De Waltz
tk.9You're Mine, You
tk.10Kin Folks
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81575.
** part of Mosaic MR6-162, MD4-162.

BLP 1576   Sonny Clark - Sonny's Crib

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 1, 1957
tk.2News For Lulu
tk.3Sonny's Crib
tk.7/6Speak Low
tk.10/9With A Song In My Heart
tk.12Come Rain Or Come Shine
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81576, CDP 7 46819 2.

BLP 1577   John Coltrane - Blue Train

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Kenny Drew (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 15, 1957
tk.3Lazy Bird
tk.6Moment's Notice
tk.9/8Blue Train
tk.11Locomotion
tk.12I'm Old Fashioned
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81577, CDP 7 46095 2, B1-ST 46095.

BLP 1578   Lee Morgan - The Cooker

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Bobby Timmons (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 29, 1957
tk.4Just One Of Those Things
tk.6Heavy Dipper
tk.7A Night In Tunisia
tk.9Lover Man
tk.10New-Ma
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81578.
** part of Mosaic MR6-162, MD4-162.

BLP 1579   Sonny Clark Trio

Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass -1/5) Philly Joe Jones (drums -1/5)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 13, 1957
1. tk.3I Didn't Know What Time It Was
2. tk.7Two Bass Hit
3. tk.8Be-Bop
4. tk.10Tadd's Delight
5. tk.11Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise
6. tk.12I'll Remember April
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81579, CDP 7 46547 2.

BLP 1580   Johnny Griffin - The Congregation

Johnny Griffin (tenor saxophone) Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Dennis (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 23, 1957
tk.4It's You Or No One
tk.6I'm Glad There Is You
tk.10Latin Quarter
tk.11Main Spring
tk.14The Congregation
** also issued on Blue Note B1-89383, CDP 7 89383 2.

BLP 1581   Sonny Rollins - A Night At The Village Vanguard

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Don Bailey (bass) Pete LaRoca (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, afternoon set, November 3, 1957
tk.2A Night In Tunisia (afternoon)
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Wilbur Ware (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, evening set, November 3, 1957
tk.10That Ol' Devil Moon
tk.12Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise
tk.13Sonnymoon For Two
tk.14I Can't Get Started
tk.17Striver's Row
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81581 (pseudo stereo).

BLP 1582   Cliff Jordan - Cliff Craft

Art Farmer (trumpet -1/5) Clifford Jordan (tenor saxophone) Sonny Clark (piano) George Tucker (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 10, 1957
1. tk.1Confirmation
2. tk.4Anthropology
3. tk.7Soul-Lo Blues
4. tk.9Laconia
5. tk.11Cliff Craft
6. tk.13Sophisticated Lady

BLP 1583   Curtis Fuller, Vol. 3

Art Farmer (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Sonny Clark (piano) George Tucker (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 1, 1957
tk.3Quantrale
tk.4Two Quarters Of A Mile
tk.6Little Messenger
tk.8Too Late Now
tk.9Jeanie
tk.12Carvon
** also issued on Blue Note (J) BRP-8044.

BLP 1584   Here Comes Louis Smith

Louis Smith (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley as Buckshot La Funke (alto saxophone) Duke Jordan (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
NYC, February 4, 1958
Tribute To Brownie
Brill's Blues
South Side
Louis Smith (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley as Buckshot La Funke (alto saxophone -1,3) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
NYC, February 9, 1958
1.Ande
2.Stardust
3.Val's Blues

BLP 1585   Jimmy Smith - Groovin' At Smalls' Paradise, Vol. 1

Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
"Smalls' Paradise", NYC, November 15, 1957
tk.3My Funny Valentine
tk.6Laura
tk.11Slightly Monkish
tk.13After Hours
** part of Blue Note 7243 4 99777 2.

BLP 1586   Jimmy Smith - Groovin' At Smalls' Paradise, Vol. 2

Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums): same session
"Smalls' Paradise", NYC, November 15, 1957
tk.1Imagination
tk.7Indiana
tk.8Body And Soul
tk.10Lover Man
tk.14Just Friends
** part of Blue Note 7243 4 99777 2.

BLP 1587   Bennie Green - Back On The Scene

Bennie Green (trombone) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Joe Knight (piano) George Tucker (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 23, 1958
tk.2I Love You
tk.4Melba's Mood
tk.8Just Friends
tk.12Green Street
tk.13Bennie Blows The Blues
tk.15You're Mine, You
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81587.

BLP 1588   Sonny Clark - Cool Struttin'

Art Farmer (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 5, 1958
tk.1Blue Minor
tk.2Cool Struttin'
tk.5Sippin' At Bells
tk.6Deep Night
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81588, CDP 7 46513 2.

BLP 1589   Horace Silver - Further Explorations

Art Farmer (trumpet -1,3/6) Clifford Jordan (tenor saxophone -1,3/6) Horace Silver (piano) Teddy Kotick (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 13, 1958
1. tk.3The Outlaw
2. tk.9Melancholy Mood
3. tk.10Moonrays
4. tk.12Ill Wind
5. tk.16Pyramid
6. tk.21Safari
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81589.

BLP 1590   Lee Morgan - Candy

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Sonny Clark (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 18, 1957
tk.4Since I Fell For You
tk.7Personality
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 2, 1958
tk.5Who Do You Love, I Hope
tk.9Candy
tk.12C.T.A.
tk.14All The Way
** also issued on Sunset SUS 5263 entitled "All The Way". Blue Note CDP 7 46508 2.
** part of Mosaic MR6-162, MD4-162.

BLP 1591   Lou Donaldson - Lou Takes Off

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Sonny Clark (piano) George Joyner (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 15, 1957
tk.4Groovin' High
tk.5Strollin' In
tk.6Sputnik
tk.8Dewey Square

BLP 1592   Sonny Clark Quintet (not released)

Clifford Jordan (tenor saxophone) Sonny Clark (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Pete LaRoca (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 8, 1957
tk.4Minor Meeting
tk.6Eastern Incident
tk.10Little Sonny
Art Farmer (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 5, 1958
tk.4Royal Flush
tk.7Lover
** transfered to Blue Note (J) LNJ-70093.

BLP 1593   Lou Donaldson - Blues Walk

Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Herman Foster (piano) Peck Morrison (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Ray Barretto (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 28, 1958
tk.2Play, Ray
tk.5The Masquerade Is Over
tk.10Autumn Nocturne
tk.11Callin' All Cats
tk.13Move
tk.15Blues Walk
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81593, CDP 7 46525 2.

BLP 1594   Louis Smith - Smithville

Louis Smith (trumpet) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 30, 1958
tk.8There Will Never Be Another You
tk.13Smithville
tk.16Embraceable You
tk.17Later
tk.18Wetu

BLP 1595   Cannonball Adderley - Somethin' Else

Miles Davis (trumpet -1/4) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 9, 1958
1. tk.2Autumn Leaves
2. tk.3Love For Sale
3. tk.4Somethin' Else
4. tk.6One For Daddy-O
5. tk.11Dancing In The Dark
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81595, BN-LA169-F, CDP 7 46338 2, B1-ST 46338.

BLP 1596   Kenny Burrell - Blue Lights, Vol. 1

Louis Smith (trumpet) Tina Brooks, Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Duke Jordan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Sam Jones (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, May 14, 1958
tk.2Scotch Blues
tk.8Yes Baby
Louis Smith (trumpet -2) Tina Brooks, Junior Cook (tenor saxophone -2) Bobby Timmons (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Sam Jones (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
1. tk.11Autumn In New York
2. tk.14Caravan
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81596.

BLP 1597   Kenny Burrell - Blue Lights, Vol. 2

Louis Smith (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone -2) Duke Jordan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Sam Jones (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, May 14, 1958
1. tk.4The Man I Love
2. tk.9Phinupi
Louis Smith (trumpet) Tina Brooks, Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Bobby Timmons (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Sam Jones (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
tk.10Chuckin'
tk.12Rock Salt
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81597.

BLP 1598   The Amazing Bud Powell, Vol. 4 - Time Waits

Bud Powell (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 24, 1958
tk.5Sub City (alt. take)
tk.8Sub City
tk.9John's Abbey
tk.10Buster Rides Again
tk.11Dry Soul
tk.12Marmalade
tk.14Monopoly
tk.16Time Waits
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81598, CDP 7 46820 2.

BLP 1599   Bennie Green - Soul Stirrin'

Bennie Green (trombone, vocals) Gene Ammons, Billy Root (tenor saxophone) Sonny Clark (piano) Ike Isaacs (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Babs Gonzales (vocals -2,4)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 28, 1958
1. tk.2Lullaby Of The Doomed
2. tk.5We Wanna Cook
3. tk.9That's All
4. tk.12/13Soul Strrin' (mono take)
5. tk.15B.G. Mambo
6. tk.19Black Pearl
** also issued on Blue Note 7243 8 59381 2.

BLP 1600   Introducing The Three Sounds

Gene Harris (piano) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Bill Dowdy (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 16, 1958
tk.5Willow Weep For Me
tk.6Both Sides
tk.12Tenderly
tk.17It's Nice
Gene Harris (piano, celeste) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Bill Dowdy (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 28, 1958
tk.4O Sole Mio
tk.7Blue Bells
tk.12Woody'n You
tk.18Goin' Home
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81600, CDP 7 46531 2.