Blue Note Records Catalog: 4300 series

Modern Jazz 4300 series (12 inch LP)

BST 84301   The Three Sounds - Elegant Soul

Gene Harris (piano) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Carl Burnett (drums) with Jim Horn (flute) Jesse Erlich, Henry Felber, Lou Kievman, William Kurash, Leonard Malarsky, Albert Steinberg (strings) Alan Estes (vibraphone) Al Vescovo (guitar) Paul Humphrey (drums) Dee Ervin, Miles Grayson (percussion) Monk Higgins (arranger, conductor)
RPM Studios, Los Angeles, CA, September 19, 1968
2958Sittin' Duck
2959(Sock It To Me) Harper Valley P.T.A.
2963Book Of Slim
Gene Harris (piano) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Carl Burnett (drums) with Bob Jung (reeds) Dave Burk, Henry Felber, Ron Fulsom, Leonard Malarsky, Ralph Schaeffer, Tibor Zelig (violin) Phil Goldberg, Leonard Selic (viola) Jerry Kessler (cello) Alan Estes (vibraphone, percussion) Al Vescovo (guitar) Paul Humphrey (drums) Dee Ervin, Miles Grayson (percussion) Monk Higgins (arranger, conductor)
RPM Studios, Los Angeles, CA, September 20, 1968
2956Elegant Soul
2957Do It Right Now
2960Sugar Hill
2962Black Gold
2961African Sweets
2964Walls Of Respect

BST 84302   Introducing Kenny Cox

Charles Moore (trumpet) Leon Henderson (tenor saxophone) Kenny Cox (piano) Ron Brooks (bass) Danny Spencer (drums)
United Sound Systems, Detroit, MI, December 9, 1968
3050 tk.1Eclipse
3048 tk.2Diahnn
3047 tk.3Trance Dance
3049 tk.4Number Four
3046 tk.5Mystique
3051 tk.7You

BST 84303   Andrew Hill - Grass Roots

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone) Andrew Hill (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Freddie Waits (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 5, 1968
3069 tk.10Grass Roots
3070 tk.20Venture Inward
3071 tk.23Bayou Red
3072 tk.36Soul Special
3073 tk.41Mira
** also issued on Blue Note 7243 5 22672 2.

BST 84304   Larry Young - Heaven On Earth

Byard Lancaster (alto saxophone, flute -1,2,4/6) Herbert Morgan (tenor saxophone -1,2,4,5) Larry Young (organ) George Benson (guitar -1,2,4/6) Eddie Gladden (drums) Althea Young (vocals -6)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 9, 1968
1. 2037 tk.1Call Me
2. 2038 tk.3The Infant
3. 2039 tk.6The Cradle
4. 2040 tk.10Heaven On Earth
5. 2041 tk.11The Hereafter
6. 2042 tk.12My Funny Valentine

BST 84305   Elvin Jones - The Ultimate

Joe Farrell (tenor,soprano saxophone, flute) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 6, 1968
4001 tk.3What Is This
4002 tk.6In The Truth
4003 tk.9Ascendant
4004 tk.23Sometimes Joie
4005 tk.25Yesterdays
4006 tk.26We'll Be Together Again

BST 84306   John Patton - Understanding

Harold Alexander (tenor saxophone, flute) John Patton (organ) Hugh Walker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 25, 1968
4035 tk.1Alfie's Theme
4036 tk.2Understanding
4037 tk.5Chitlins Con Carne
4038 tk.9Soul Man
4039 tk.11Ding Dong
4040 tk.14Congo Chant
** also issued on Blue Note B1-31223.

BST 84307   McCoy Tyner - Time For Tyner

Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone -1/4) McCoy Tyner (piano) Herbie Lewis (bass -1/5) Freddie Waits (drums -1/5)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 17, 1968
1. 3026 tk.2Little Madimba
2. 3027 tk.8May Street
3. 3028 tk.11I Didn't Know What Time It Was
4. 3029 tk.18Afrika Village
5. 3030 tk.20The Surrey With The Fringe On Top
6. 3031 tk.23I've Grown Accustomed To Your Face
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 84307 2.

BST 84308   Duke Pearson - Now Hear This

Jim Bossy, Randy Brecker, Burt Collins, Joe Shepley, Marvin Stamm (trumpet) Garnett Brown, Jimmy Cleveland, Benny Powell (trombone) Kenny Rupp (bass trombone) Jerry Dodgion, Al Gibbons (alto saxophone) Lew Tabackin (tenor saxophone) Frank Foster (tenor saxophone, arranger) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Duke Pearson (piano, arranger) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Andy Bey (vocals -9)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 3, 1968
1. 3061 tk.25Make It Good
2. 3062 tk.35Amanda
3. 3063 tk.43Dad Digs Mom
4. 3060 tk.47Disapproachment
5. 3056 tk.53The Days Of Wine And Roses
6. 3057 tk.54Here's That Rainy Day
7. 3058 tk.55Minor League
8. 3064 tk.60Tones For Joan's Bones
9. 3059 tk.62I'm Tired Of Cryin' Over You

BST 84309   Horace Silver - You Gotta Take A Little Love

Randy Brecker (trumpet, flugelhorn -1,2) Bennie Maupin (tenor saxophone, flute) Horace Silver (piano) John Williams (bass) Billy Cobham (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 10, 1969
1. 3393 tk.7The Risings Sun
2. 3394 tk.15You Gotta Take A Little Love
3. 3396 tk.25Lovely's Daughter
Randy Brecker (trumpet, flugelhorn) Bennie Maupin (tenor saxophone, flute) Horace Silver (piano) John Williams (bass) Billy Cobham (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 17, 1969
3397 tk.29Brain Wave
3398 tk.34The Belly Danger
3399 tk.36Down And Out
3395 tk.42It's Time

BST 84310   Grant Green - Goin' West

Herbie Hancock (piano) Grant Green (guitar) Reggie Workman (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 30, 1962
tk.4Wagon Wheels
tk.9Thumbing Tumbleweeds
tk.6Red River Valley
tk.13On Top Of Old Smokey
tk.20I Can't Stop Loving You

BST 84311   Don Cherry - Where Is Brooklyn?

Don Cherry (cornet) Pharoah Sanders (tenor saxophone, piccolo) Henry Grimes (bass) Edward Blackwell (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 11, 1966
1783 tk.12There Is The Bomb
1784 tk.14Unite
1785 tk.15The Thing
1786 tk.16Awake Nu
1787 tk.17Taste Maker
** part of Mosaic MQ3-145, MD2-145.

BST 84312   Lee Morgan - Charisma

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 29, 1966
1795 tk.4The Double Up
1796 tk.6Somethin' Cute
1797 tk.15Sweet Honey Bee
1798 tk.17The Murphy Man
1799 tk.20Hey Chico
1800 tk.22Rainy Night

BST 84313   Lonnie Smith - Turning Point

Lee Morgan (trumpet -1/4) Julian Priester (trombone -1/4) Bennie Maupin (tenor saxophone -1/4) Lonnie Smith (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Leo Morris (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 3, 1969
1. 3307 tk.7See-Saw
2. 3308 tk.11Eleanor Rigby
3. 3309 tk.15Turning Point
4. 3310 tk.19Slow High
5. 3311 tk.27People Sure Act Funny

BST 84314   Booker Ervin (not released)

Woody Shaw (trumpet) Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone) Kenny Barron (piano) Jan Arnet (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 24, 1968
tk.2In A Capricornian Way
tk.7Den Tex
tk.9Lynn's Tune
tk.11204
tk.12Gichi

BST 84315   Stanley Turrentine - The Common Touch

Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Shirley Scott (organ) Jimmy Ponder (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Leo Morris (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 30, 1968
3095 tk.2Blowin' In The Wind
3096 tk.8Boogaloo
3097 tk.10Common Touch
3098 tk.21Buster Brown
3099 tk.24Living Through It All
3100 tk.28Lonely Avenue
** also issued on Blue Note 7243 8 54719 2.

BST 84316   Frank Foster (not released)

Burt Collins (trumpet, piccolo trumpet -1/5) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone -1/5) Ed Pazant (alto saxophone, flute, oboe -1/5) Frank Foster (tenor saxophone, alto clarinet) George Cables (piano) Buster Williams (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 31, 1969
1. 3322 tk.1Slug's Bag
2. 3323 tk.7Buster Brown
3. 3324 tk.15Fly By Night
4. 3325 tk.23Hip Shakin'
5. 3326 tk.27What's New From The Monster Mill
6. 3327 tk.31The House That Love Built

BST 84317   Reuben Wilson - Love Bug

Lee Morgan (trumpet) George Coleman (tenor saxophone) Reuben Wilson (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Leo Morris (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 21, 1969
3959 tk.3/4Love Bug
3961 tk.9Back Out
3960 tk.12Stormy
3956 tk.15Hot Rod
3958 tk.16I Say A Little Prayer
3957 tk.17I'm Gonna Make You Love Me
** also issued on Blue Note B1-29905, 7243 8 29905 2.

BST 84318   Lou Donaldson - Hot Dog

Ed Williams (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (electric alto saxophone, vocals) Charles Earland (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Leo Morris (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 25, 1969
tk.1Turtle Walk
tk.4It's Your Thing
tk.8Hot Dog
tk.11Who's Making Love (To Your Old Lady)
tk.14Bonnie
** also issued on Blue Note B1-28267.

BST 84319   Donald Byrd - Fancy Free

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Julian Priester (trombone) Lew Tabackin (flute) Frank Foster (tenor saxophone) Duke Pearson (electric piano) Jimmy Ponder (guitar) Roland Wilson (bass) Joe Chambers (drums) Nat Bettis, John Richardson (percussion)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 9, 1969
4279 tk.2Weasel
4278 tk.8I Love The Girl
Jerry Dodgion (flute) Leo Morris (drums) replaces Tabackin, Chambers
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 6, 1969
4276 tk.10Fancy Free
4277 tk.23The Uptowner
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 89796 2.

BST 84320   Eddie Gale - Black Rhythm Happening

Eddie Gale (trumpet) Roland Alexander (soprano saxophone, flute -2/8) Jimmy Lyons (alto saxophone -2/8) Russell Lyle (tenor saxophone, flute -2/8) Jo Ann Gale Stevens (guitar, vocals -2/8) Henry Pearson, Judah Samuel (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) John Robinson (African drums -2/8) Sylvia Bibbs, Charles Davis, Paula Nadine Larkin, William Norwood, Fulumi Prince, Carol Ann Robinson, Sondra Walston (vocals -2/8)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 2, 1969
1. 4219Ghetto Summertime
2. 4220The Gleeker
3. 4221It Must Be You
4. 4222Black Rhythm Happening
5. 4223Look At Teyonda
6. 4224Song Of Will
7. 4379Ghetto Love Night
8. 4380Mexico Thing

BST 84321   Herbie Hancock - The Prisoner

Johnny Coles (flugelhorn) Garnett Brown (trombone) Tony Studd (bass trombone) Hubert Laws (flute) Jerome Richardson (bass clarinet) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone, alto flute) Herbie Hancock (piano, electric piano) Buster Williams (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 18, 1969
4011 tk.10The Prisoner
4012 tk.31Who Lives In Fear
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 21, 1969
4013 tk.40I Have A Dream
Johnny Coles (flugelhorn) Garnett Brown (trombone) Jack Jeffers (bass trombone) Jerome Richardson (flute) Romeo Penque (bass clarinet) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone, alto flute) Herbie Hancock (piano, electric piano) Buster Williams (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 23, 1969
4014 tk.42Firewater
4015 tk.52Promise Of The Sun
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 46845 2, 7243 5 25649 2.

BST 84322   Brother Jack McDuff - Down Home Style

Jay Arnold (tenor saxophone) Brother Jack McDuff (organ) Charlie Freeman (guitar) unknown (electric bass) Sammy Greason (drums) unidentified large band (-2,3,6)
Memphis, TN, June 10, 1969
1. 4467The Vibrator
2. 4468Down Home Style
3. 4469Memphis In June
4. 4470Theme From Electric Surfboard
5. 4471It's All A Joke
6. 4472Butter (For Yo Popcorn)
7. 4473Groovin' (On A Sunday Afternoon)
8. 4474As She Walked Away
** also issued on Blue Note B1-54329.

BST 84323   Duke Pearson - Merry Ole Soul

Duke Pearson (piano, celeste) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 25, 1969
3705 tk.4Sleigh Ride
Duke Pearson (piano, celeste -1/7, piano -8) Bob Cranshaw (bass -1/7) Mickey Roker (drums -1/7) Airto Moreira (percussion -1/7)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, August 19, 1969
1. 3712 (tk.4)Jingle Bells
2. 3706 (tk.9)Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
3. 3707 (tk.7)Go Tell It On A Mountain
4. 3708 (tk.2)Little Drummer Boy
5. 3711 (tk.1)Silent Night
6. 3710 (tk.2)Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
7. 3725 (tk.3)Wassail Song
8. (tk.2)O Little Town Of Bethlehem

BST 84324   Blue Mitchell - Bantu Village

Bobby Bryant, Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Charlie Loper (trombone) Buddy Collette (flute) Bill Green (alto saxophone, flute) Plas Johnson (tenor saxophone) Dee Ervin (piano, percussion) Monk Higgins (piano, percussion, arranger, conductor) Fred Robinson, Al Vescovo (guitar) Bob West (electric bass) John Guerin (drums) Alan Estes (congas)
RPM Studios, Los Angeles, CA, May 22, 1969
5170Blue Dashiki
5168Heads Down
5166Flat Backing
Wilton Felder (electric bass) Paul Humphrey (drums) King Ellison (congas) replaces West, Guerin, Estes
RPM Studios, Los Angeles, CA, May 23, 1969
4779/80H.N.I.C.
5167Na Ta Ka
5171Bush Girl
5169Bantu Village

BST 84325   The Best Of Horace Silver

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.8Doodlin'
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 6, 1955
tk.13The Preacher
Donald Byrd (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 10, 1956
tk.12Senor Blues
Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 30, 1959
tk.2Sister Sadie
Roy Brooks (drums) replaces Hayes
"Village Gate", NYC, May 19, 1961
tk.4Filthy McNasty
John Harris Jr. (drums) replaces Brooks
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 13, 1962
tk.3The Tokyo Blues

BST 84326   Lonnie Smith - Move Your Hand

Rudy Jones (tenor saxophone) Ronnie Cuber (baritone saxophone) Lonnie Smith (organ, vocals) Larry McGee (guitar) Sylvester Goshay (drums)
"Club Harlem", Atlantic City, NJ, August 9, 1969
4809 tk.2Charlie Brown
4811 tk.5Move Your Hand
4812 tk.6Sunshine Superman
4814 tk.8Layin' In The Cut
** also issued on Blue Note B1-31249, 7243 8 31249 2.

BST 84327   Grant Green - Carryin' On

Claude Bartee (tenor saxophone) Willie Bivens (vibraphone) Clarence Palmer (electric piano -1/4) Earl Neal Creque (electric piano -5) Grant Green (guitar) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass) Leo Morris (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 3, 1969
1. 5251 tk.5Hurt So Bad
2. 5246 tk.12I Don't What Nobody To Give Me Nothing
3. 5247 tk.19Ease Back
4. 5248 tk.20Upshot
5. 5249 tk.24Cease The Bombing
** also issued on Blue Note B1-31247.

BST 84328   Jack Wilson - Song For My Daughter

Stan Levey (vibraphone, shakers) Jack Wilson (piano) John Gray (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Varney Barlow (drums) 7 violins, 2 violas, 3 celli, Billy Byers (arranger, conductor)
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, September 28, 1968
5537 (tk.3/5)Imagine
5539 (tk.5)Changing With The Times
5544 (tk.6)Se Todas Fossem Iguais A Voce
Victor Feldman (vibraphone, timpani) Jack Wilson (piano) Howard Roberts (guitar) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Jimmie Smith (drums) 8 violins, 2 violas, 2 celli, Billy Byers (arranger, conductor)
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, December 16, 1968
5543 (tk.8)Eighty-One
5538 (tk.7)Herman's Helmet
5540 (tk.8)Night Creature
Tommy Vig (vibraphone) Jack Wilson (piano) Howard Roberts (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Donald Bailey (drums)
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, April 23, 1969
5546 tk.6Soft Summer Rain
Jack Wilson (piano) Ike Issacs (bass) Donald Bailey (drums)
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, June 19, 1969
5541 (tk.6)Scarborough Fair / Canticle
Israel Baker, Betty Marks (violin) Myer Bellow, Dave Burk (viola) Jesse Ehrlich, Kurt Reher (cello) Jack Wilson (piano) Ike Issacs (bass -2) Donald Bailey (drums -2) Billy Byers (arranger, conductor)
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, June 21 & 26, 1969
1. 5542 (tk.5)Song For My Daughter
2. 5545 (tk.5)Stormy

BST 84329   Hank Mobley - The Flip

Dizzy Reece (trumpet) Slide Hampton (trombone) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Vince Benedetti (piano) Alby Cullaz (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Barclay Studios, Paris, France, July 12, 1969
4804 tk.5Early Morning Stroll
4805 tk.1218th Hole
4806 tk.18Feelin' Folksy
4807 tk.24Snappin' Out
4808 tk.26The Flip

BST 84330   Andrew Hill - Lift Every Voice

Woody Shaw (trumpet) Carlos Garnett (tenor saxophone) Andrew Hill (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Freddie Waits (drums) Benjamin Franklin Carter, Joan Johnson, LaReine LaMer, Lawrence Marshall, Gail Nelson, Antenett Goodman Ray, Ron Steward (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 16, 1969
4363Ghetto Lights
4361 tk.3Two Lullabies
4359 tk.15Hey Hey
4362Love Chant
4360Lift Every Voice
** also issued on Blue Note 7243 5 27546 2.

BST 84331   Elvin Jones - Poly-Currents

Fred Tompkins (flute -2) George Coleman (tenor saxophone -1,3/5) Joe Farrell (tenor saxophone, flute, English horn, bass flute) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone -1,3,5) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Candido (congas -1,3,5)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 26, 1969
1. 5210 tk.1Mr. Jones
2. 5211 tk.3Yes
3. 5212 tk.9Agappe Love
4. 5214 tk.12Whew
5. 5213 tk.14Agenda
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 84331 2.

BST 84332   Wayne Shorter - Super Nova

Wayne Shorter (soprano saxophone) John McLaughlin (acoustic guitar, guitar) Sonny Sharrock (electric guitar) Miroslav Vitous (bass) Chick Corea (drums, vibraphone) Jack DeJohnette (drums, percussion)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, August 29, 1969
5052 tk.2Capricorn
5053 tk.3Super Nova
5054 tk.9Water Babies
5055 tk.10Sweet-Pea
Wayne Shorter (soprano saxophone) Walter Booker (acoustic guitar -1) Sonny Sharrock (electric guitar) Miroslav Vitous (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums, African thumb piano) Chick Corea (drums, percussion) Airto Moreira (percussion) Maria Booker (vocals -1)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, September 2, 1969
1. 5056 tk.4Dindi
2. 5057 tk.6More Than Human
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 84332 2.

BST 84333   Bobby Hutcherson - Now!

Harold Land (tenor saxophone -2) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Kenny Barron (piano) Wally Richardson (guitar) Herbie Lewis (bass) Joe Chambers (drums) Candido (congas -2) Hilda Harris, Gene McDaniels, Albertine M. Robinson, Christine Spencer (backing vocals)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, October 3, 1969
1. 5225 tk.6Now
2. 5226 tk.10Hello To The Wind
Harold Land (tenor saxophone) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Stanley Cowell (piano, electric piano) Wally Richardson (guitar) Herbie Lewis (bass) Joe Chambers (drums) Candido (bongos, congas -2,3) Gene McDaniels (lead vocals) Eileen Gilbert, Christine Spencer, Maeretha Stewart (backing vocals)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, November 5, 1969
1. 5498 (tk.5)Black Heroes
2. 5497 (tk.8/9)The Creators
3. 5496 (tk.2)Slow Change

BST 84334   Brother Jack McDuff - Moon Rappin'

unknown (trumpet) Bill Phillips (tenor saxophone, flute) unknown (baritone,tenor saxophone) Brother Jack McDuff (organ, arranger) Jerry Byrd (guitar) Richard Davis (electric bass) Joe Dukes (drums)
Soundview Recording Studio, Kings Park, NY, December 1, 1969
5833Flat Backin'
add Jean DuShon (vocals)
Soundview Recording Studio, Kings Park, NY, December 2, 1969
5834Oblighetto
omit DuShon
Soundview Recording Studio, Kings Park, NY, December 3, 1969
5835Moon Rappin'
omit Davis
Soundview Recording Studio, Kings Park, NY, December 11, 1969
5836Made In Sweden
5837Loose Foot

BST 84335   Lee Morgan - The Sixth Sense

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone -1/5) Frank Mitchell (tenor saxophone -1/5) Cedar Walton (piano) Victor Sproles (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 10, 1967
1. 1982 tk.7Anti Climax
2. 1983 tk.11Psychedelic
3. 1984 tk.17Short Count
4. 1985 tk.20The Sixth Sense
5. 1986 tk.22Afreaka (Mission Eternal)
6. 1987 tk.24The Cry Of My People
** also issued on Blue Note 7243 5 22467 2.

BST 84336   Stanley Turrentine - Another Story

Thad Jones (flugelhorn -1,2,4,5) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano) Buster Williams (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 3, 1969
1. 3743 tk.2The Way You Look Tonight
2. 3744 tk.11Quittin' Time
3. 3745 tk.22Stella By Starlight
4. 3746 tk.28Six And Four
5. 3747 tk.31Get It

BST 84337   Lou Donaldson - Everything I Play Is Funky

Ed Williams (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone, electric alto saxophone) Charles Earland (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass) Leo Morris (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 22, 1969
5027 tk.4Donkey Walk
5029 tk.8West Indian Daddy
Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (electric alto saxophone, vocals) Lonnie Smith (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass) Idris Muhammad (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 9, 1970
5761 tk.8Everything I Do Gonh Be Funky (From Now On)
5762 tk.12Over The Rainbow
5764 tk.14Hamp's Hump
5763 tk.16Minor Bash
** also issued on Blue Note B1-31248.

BST 84338   McCoy Tyner - Expansions

Woody Shaw (trumpet) Gary Bartz (alto saxophone, wooden flute) Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone, clarinet) McCoy Tyner (piano) Ron Carter (cello) Herbie Lewis (bass) Freddie Waits (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 23, 1968
3090 tk.1Song Of Happiness
3091 tk.7Vision
3092 tk.12Peresina
3093 tk.21Smitty's Place
3094 tk.27I Thought I'd Let You Know
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 84338 2.

BST 84339   Kenny Cox - Multidirection

Charles Moore (trumpet) Leon Henderson (tenor saxophone) Kenny Cox (piano) Ron Brooks (bass) Danny Spencer (drums)
G.M. Recording Studios, Detroit, MI, November 26, 1969
5587-4Gravity Point
5588-3What Other One
5589-1Smick In
5590-2Sojourn
5591-1Spellbound
5592-1Multidirection

BST 84340   John Patton - Accent On The Blues

Marvin Cabell (tenor saxophone, flute, saxello) John Patton (organ) James "Blood" Ulmer (guitar) Leroy Williams (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 15, 1969
4992 tk.11Lite Hit
4993 tk.21Freedom Jazz Dance
4994 tk.23Captain Nasty
4995 tk.27Don't Let Me Lose This Dream
4996 tk.31Rakin' And Scrapin'
4997 tk.34Village Lee
** also issued on Blue Note B1-53924, 7243 8 53924 2.

BST 84341   The Three Sounds - Soul Symphony

Gene Harris (piano) Henry Franklin (bass) Carl Burnett (drums) with David Duke (French horn) Buddy Collette (flute, alto flute) Fred Robinson (guitar) Alan Estes (percussion) unidentified strings led by Sid Sharp, Monk Higgins (composer, arranger, conductor)
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, August 26, 1969
5087Repeat After Me
5088Upper Four Hundred
5089Popsicle Pimp
5090Black Sugar
Gene Harris (piano) Henry Franklin (bass) Carl Burnett (drums) with David Duke, Art Maebe (French horn) Buddy Collette (flute, alto flute) Fred Robinson (guitar) Alan Estes (percussion) unidentified strings led by James Getzoff, Monk Higgins (composer, arranger, conductor) + overdubs: Specialties Unlimited: Alex Brown, Mamie Galore, Clydie King (backing vocals)
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, August 28, 1969
5086Soul Symphony

BST 84342   Grant Green - Green Is Beautiful

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Claude Bartee (tenor saxophone) Emmanuel Riggins (organ -1,3/5) Neal Creque (organ -2) Grant Green (guitar) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass) Idris Muhammad (drums) Candido (congas) Richie "Pablo" Landrum (bongos)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 30, 1970
1. 5886Ain't It Funky Now
2. 5887Windjammer
3. 5888A Day In The Life
4. 5889Dracula
5. 5890I'll Never Fall In Love Again
** also issued on Blue Note B1-28265.

BST 84343   Reuben Wilson - Blue Mode

John Manning (tenor saxophone) Reuben Wilson (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Tommy Derrick (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 12, 1969
tk.5Bambu
tk.9Bus Ride
tk.14Twenty-Five Miles
tk.19Orange Peel
tk.23Blue Mode
tk.25Knock On Wood
** also issued on Blue Note B1-29906.

BST 84344   Duke Pearson - How Insensitive

Duke Pearson (piano, electric piano, flugelhorn, arranger) Al Gafa (electric guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Airto Moreira (percussion) Andy Bey (vocals -2) New York Group Singer's Big Band (voice) Jack Manno (arranger, conductor)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 11, 1969
1. 4019 tk.3Cristo Redentor
2. 4018 tk.9Give Me Your Love
3. 4017 tk.17Stella By Starlight
4. 4020 tk.21Little Song
Duke Pearson (piano, electric piano, flugelhorn, arranger -1,2, piano -3) Al Gafa (electric guitar -1,2) Bob Cranshaw (bass -1,2) Mickey Roker (drums -1,2) Airto Moreira (percussion -1,2) Andy Bey (vocals -1) New York Group Singer's Big Band (voice -1,2) Jack Manno (arranger, conductor -1,2)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 14, 1969
1. 4021 tk.29Clara
2. 4022 tk.39My Love Waits
3. 4024 tk.44How Insensitive
Duke Pearson (piano) Dorio Ferreira (guitar, percussion) Bebeto Jose Souza (bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Airto Moreira (percussion) Flora Pulim (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 5, 1969
6181 tk.16Sandalia Dela
6182 tk.24Tears
6201 tk.34Lamento
** also issued on Blue Note B1-84344.

BST 84345   Jackie McLean - Demon's Dance

Woody Shaw (trumpet, flugelhorn) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) Lamont Johnson (piano) Scott Holt (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 22, 1967
2009 tk.5Floogeh
2010 tk.11Sweet Love Of Mine
2011 tk.13?Demon's Dance
2012 tk.14?Toy Land
2013 tk.21?Message From Trane
2014 tk.22Boo Ann's Grand
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 84345 2.

BST 84346   Thad Jones/Mel Lewis - Consummation

Danny Moore, Al Porcino, Marvin Stamm, Snooky Young (trumpet) Thad Jones (flugelhorn, arranger) Eddie Bert, Jimmy Knepper, Benny Powell (trombone) Cliff Heather (bass trombone) Dick Berg, Jim Buffington, Earl Chapin, Julius Watkins (French horn) Howard Johnson (tuba) Jerry Dodgion, Jerome Richardson (alto saxophone) Eddie Daniels, Billy Harper (tenor saxophone) Richie Kamuca (baritone saxophone) Roland Hanna (piano, electric piano) Richard Davis (bass, electric bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, January 20, 1970
5854 (tk.8)Dedication
5861 (tk.14)Consummation
omit Berg, Buffington, Chapin, Watkins, Johnson
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, January 21, 1970
5855 (tk.7)It Only Happens Every Time
5856 (tk.11)Tiptoe
Joe Farrell (baritone saxophone) replaces Kamuca
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, January 28, 1970
5860 (tk.8)Fingers
Danny Moore, Al Porcino, Marvin Stamm, Snooky Young (trumpet) Thad Jones (flugelhorn, arranger) Eddie Bert, Jimmy Knepper, Benny Powell (trombone) Cliff Heather (bass trombone) Howard Johnson (tuba) Jerry Dodgion, Jerome Richardson (alto saxophone) Eddie Daniels, Billy Harper (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Roland Hanna (piano, electric piano) David Spinozza (guitar -1,3) Richard Davis (bass, electric bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, May 25, 1970
1. 5858 (tk.18)Us
2. 5857 (tk.1)A Child Is Born
3. 5859 (tk.8)Ahunk, Ahunk

BST 84347   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Roots And Herbs

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone) Bobby Timmons (piano -1/3) Walter Davis Jr. (piano -4,5) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 18, 1961
1. tk.2Look At The Birdie
2. tk.4Mastermind
3. tk.10Ping Pong
4. tk.18Roots And Herbs
5. tk.26United
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 27, 1961
tk.4The Back Sliders
** part of Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141.

BST 84348   Brother Jack McDuff - To Seek A New Home

Martin Drover, Terry Noonan, Bud Parks (trumpet) John Bennett, Adrian Drover (trombone) David Statham, Willie Watson (French horn) Norman Leppard, Dick Morrissey, Jack Whitford, Dave Willis (reeds, flute) Typhena Partridge (harp) J.J. Jackson (piano, percussion) Brother Jack McDuff (organ, piano) Terry Smith (guitar) Larry Steele (electric bass) Trevor Armstrong (drums)
Island Studios, London, England, March 23, 1970
6151Come And Carry Me Home
omit Smith
Island Studios, London, England, March 24, 1970
6153Mystic John
Martin Drover, Terry Noonan, Bud Parks (trumpet) John Bennett, Adrian Drover (trombone) David Statham, Willie Watson (French horn) Norman Leppard, Dick Morrissey, Jack Whitford, Dave Willis (reeds, flute) Typhena Partridge (harp) J.J. Jackson (piano, percussion) Brother Jack McDuff (organ, piano) Terry Smith (guitar) Peter Chapman (bass) Trevor Armstrong (drums) Debrah Long (voice) Jerry Long (voice, arranger)
Island Studios, London, England, March 25, 1970
6154Seven Keys For Seven Doors
Martin Drover, Bud Parks (trumpet) John Bennett (trombone) Adrian Drover (trombone -2) Norman Leppard, Dick Morrissey (tenor saxophone, flute) J.J. Jackson (piano, percussion, arranger, chant -1, arranger -2) Brother Jack McDuff (organ) Chris Parren (electric piano -2) Terry Smith (guitar) Larry Steele (electric bass) Phil Leaford (drums)
Island Studios, London, England, March 26, 1970
1. 6155Hunk O'Funk
2. 6152Yellow Wednesday

BST 84349   Donald Byrd - Electric Byrd

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Bill Champbell (trombone) Hermeto Pascoal (flute -4) Jerry Dodgion (alto,soprano saxophone, flute) Lew Tabackin (tenor saxophone, flute) Frank Foster (tenor saxophone, alto clarinet) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone, clarinet) Duke Pearson (electric piano) Wally Richardson (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Airto Moreira (percussion)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 15, 1970
1. 6344 tk.2Estavianco
2. 6343 tk.4Essence
3. 6341 tk.5The Dude
4. 6342 tk.8Xibaba

BST 84350   Jimmy McGriff - Electric Funk

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Jimmy McGriff (organ) Horace Ott (electric piano, arranger) unknown (guitar) unknown (electric bass) unknown (drums)
NYC, September, 1969
SD-5845Back On The Track
SD-5846Chris Cross
Miss People
The Bird Wave
Spear For Moon Dog, Part 1
Spear For Moon Dog, Part 2
Tight Time
Spinning Wheel
Funky Junk
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 84350 2.

BST 84351   Lonnie Smith - Drives

Dave Hubbard (tenor saxophone) Ronnie Cuber (baritone saxophone) Lonnie Smith (organ) Larry McGee (guitar) Joe Dukes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 2, 1970
5717 tk.30Twenty-Five Miles
5718Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf
5719Spinning Wheel
5720Seven Steps To Heaven
5721 tk.34Psychedelic PI
** also issued on Blue Note B1-28266.

BST 84352   Horace Silver - That Healin' Feelin'

Randy Brecker (trumpet, flugelhorn) George Coleman (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano, electric piano) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Andy Bey (vocals -1,3/5)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 8, 1970
1.The Happy Medium
2. tk.7That Healin' Feelin'
3. tk.17Love Vibrations
4. tk.21The Show Has Begun
5.Peace
Randy Brecker (trumpet) Houston Person (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (electric piano) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass) Idris Muhammad (drums) Gail Nelson (vocals -1) Jackie Verdell (vocals -2/4)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 18, 1970
1. tk.6Nobody Knows
2. tk.12Permit Me To Introduce You To Yourself
3. tk.14Wipe Away The Devil
4. tk.21There's Much To Be Done
** also issued on Blue Note (E) B1-29907.

BST 84353   Chick Corea - The Song Of Singing

Chick Corea (piano) Dave Holland (bass) Barry Altschul (drums)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, April 7, 1970
6160 (tk.3)Flesh
6157 (tk.2)Toy Room
6162 (tk.1)Nefertiti
Chick Corea (piano, percussion) Dave Holland (bass, percussion) Barry Altschul (drums, percussion)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, April 8, 1970
6159 (tk.2)Rhymes
6158 (tk.1)Ballad I
6161 (tk.3)Ballad III
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 46401 2, CDP 7 84353 2.

BST 84354   Jeremy Steig - Wayfaring Stranger

Jeremy Steig (flute) Sam Brown (guitar -6) Eddie Gomez (bass) Don Alias (drums, percussion -3/6)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, February 11, 1970
1.All Is One
2.Space
3.Waves
4.In The Beginning
5.Mint Tea
6.Wayfaring Stranger

BST 84355   Joe Williams - Worth Waiting For

Joe Williams (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Horace Ott (arranger, conductor)
United Artists Studios, Hollywood, CA, May 5, 1970
Baby
Here's That Rainy Day
Something
Bridges
I'd Be A Fool Right Now
same personnel
United Artists Studios, Hollywood, CA, May 6, 1970
I Hold No Grudge
Lush Life
Little Girl
Didn't We
same personnel
United Artists Studios, Hollywood, CA, May 8, 1970
Oh, Darling
Can't Take My Eyes Off On You
You Send Me

BST 84356   Ornette Coleman - Love Call

Ornette Coleman (alto saxophone, violin) Dewey Redman (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, April 29, 1968
3001 tk.12Open To The Public
3004 tk.18Airborne
same personnel
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, May 7, 1968
3018 tk.4Love Call
tk.13Check Out Time
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 84356 2.

BST 84357   Candido - Beautiful

Bernie Glow, Pat Russo (trumpet) Alan Raph (trombone, bass trombone) Joe Grimm (soprano,baritone saxophone) Frank Anderson (piano, organ) David Spinozza (guitar) Jerry Jemmott (electric bass) Herbie Lovelle (drums) Candido (congas, bongos) Joe Cain (arranger)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, October 20, 1970
6910I'm On My Way
6911New World In The Morning
6912Tic Tac Toe
6913Hey, Western Union Man
Bernie Glow, Pat Russo (trumpet -1/3,5,6) Alan Raph (trombone, bass trombone -1/3,5,6) Joe Grimm (soprano,baritone saxophone, flute -1/3,5,6) Frank Anderson (piano, organ) David Spinozza (guitar) Richard Davis (electric bass) Herbie Lovelle (drums) Candido (congas, bongos) Joe Cain (arranger)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, October 27, 1970
1. 6914I Shouldn't Believe
2. 6915Beautiful
3. 6916Money Man
4. 6917Serenade To A Savage
5. 6954Ghana Spice, Part 1
6. 6955Ghana Spice, Part 2
** also issued on Blue Note B1-84357.

BST 84358   Brother Jack McDuff - Who Knows What Tomorrow's Gonna Bring

Randy Brecker, Olu Dara (trumpet) Dick Griffin, John Pierson (trombone) Paul Griffin (piano) Brother Jack McDuff (organ) Joe Beck (guitar) Tony Levin (electric bass) Donald McDonald (drums) Mike Mainieri (percussion) Ray Draper (percussion, vocals, tuba, arranger)
The Hit Factory, NYC, December 1, 1970
7105Ya'll Remember Boogie
7106Ya Ya Ya Ya Ya Ya
same personnel
The Hit Factory, NYC, December 2, 1970
7107Who's Pimpin' Who
7108Who Knows What Tomorrow's Gonna Bring
same personnel
The Hit Factory, NYC, December 3, 1970
7109Wank's Thang
7110Classic Funke

BST 84359   Lou Donaldson - Pretty Things

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (electric alto saxophone, vocals) Lonnie Smith (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass) Idris Muhammad (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 9, 1970
5760Tennessee Waltz
Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (electric alto saxophone) Leon Spencer Jr. (organ) Ted Dunbar (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 12, 1970
6520 (tk.3)Curtis' Song
6521 (tk.6)Love
6523 (tk.7)Sassie Lassie
6524Just For A Thrill
6525Pot Belly
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 89794 2.

BST 84360   Grant Green - Alive!

Claude Bartee (tenor saxophone) Bill Bivens (vibraphone) Ronnie Foster (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums) Joseph Armstrong (congas) Bobby Green (announcer)
"Cliche Lounge", Newark, NJ, August 15, 1970
6759Let The Music Take Your Mind
6761Sookie Sookie
Neal Creque (organ) replaces Foster
6760Time To Remember
6762Down Here On The Ground
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 89793 2, 7243 5 25650 2.

BST 84361   Elvin Jones - Coalition

George Coleman (tenor saxophone) Frank Foster (tenor saxophone, alto clarinet) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Candido (congas, tambourine)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 17, 1970
6675Simone
66735/4 Thing
6674Ural Stradania
6672Yesterdays
6671Shinjitu

BST 84362   Bobby Hutcherson - San Francisco

Harold Land (tenor saxophone, flute, oboe) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone, marimba, percussion) Joe Sample (piano, electric piano) John Williams (bass, electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
United Artists Studios, Hollywood, CA, July 15, 1970
7187 tk.13Prints Tie
7186 tk.17Goin' Down South
7190 tk.25Procession
7189 tk.26Ummh
7188 tk.36Jazz
7191 tk.39A Night In Barcelona
** also issued on Blue Note B1-28268.

BST 84363   Wayne Shorter - Odyssey Of Iska

Wayne Shorter (soprano,tenor saxophone) David Friedman (vibraphone, marimba) Gene Bertoncini (guitar) Ron Carter, Cecil McBee (bass) Billy Hart, Alphonse Mouzon (drums) Frank Cuomo (drums, percussion)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, August 26, 1970
6781 tk.3Wind
6782 tk.5Storm
6783 tk.10Calm
6784 tk.12De Pois Amour, O Vazio (After Love, Emptiness)
6785 tk.18Joy
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 84363 2.

BST 84364   Jimmy McGriff - Something To Listen To

unknown (tenor saxophone) Jimmy McGriff (organ) unknown (guitar) unknown (drums) unidentified orchestra
NYC, circa fall 1970
Indiana
Malcolm's Blues
Satin Doll
Deb Sombo
Something To Listen To
Shiny Stockings

BST 84365   Reuben Wilson - A Groovy Situation

Earl Turbinton (alto saxophone) Reuben Wilson (organ) Eddie Diehl (guitar) Harold White (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 18, 1970
6821Signed, Sealed And Delivered, I'm Yours
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 25, 1970
6820Happy Together
6816While The World Lies Waiting
6818If You Let Me Make Love To You Then Why Can't I Touch You (From "Salvation")
6819A Groovy Situation
6817Sweet Tooth

BST 84366   John Patton - Memphis To New York Spirit (not released)

Marvin Cabell (tenor,soprano saxophone, flute) John Patton (organ) James "Blood" Ulmer (guitar) Leroy Williams (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 2, 1970
tk.2Steno
tk.4The Mandingo
tk.5Bloodyun
tk.12Footprints
tk.16Memphis
** transfered to Blue Note B1-35221.

BST 84367   Hank Mobley - Thinking Of Home (not released)

Woody Shaw (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano) Eddie Diehl (guitar) Mickey Bass (bass) Leroy Williams (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 31, 1970
6734 tk.6You Gotta Hit It
6735 tk.8Justine
6738 tk.10Gayle's Groove
6736 tk.18Talk About Gittin' It
6737 tk.23Suite: Thinking Of Home / The Flight / Home At Last
** transfered to Blue Note LT-1045.

BST 84368   Horace Silver - Total Response

Cecil Bridgewater (trumpet, flugelhorn) Harold Vick (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (electric piano) Richie Resnicoff (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Salome Bey (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 15, 1970
7381Big Business
7384Total Response
8827What Kind Of Animal Am I
8829Acid, Pot Or Pills
Cecil Bridgewater (trumpet, flugelhorn) Harold Vick (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (electric piano) Richie Resnicoff (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Arely Bey (vocals -1,3,5) Salome Bey (vocals -2,4)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 29, 1971
1. 8826I've Had A Little Talk
2. 7385Soul Searchin'
3. 8828Won't You Open Up Your Senses
4. 7382I'm Aware Of The Animals Within Me
5. 7383Old Mother Nature Calls

BST 84369   Elvin Jones - Genesis

Frank Foster (tenor saxophone, alto flute, alto clarinet) Joe Farrell, Dave Liebman (tenor,soprano saxophone) Gene Perla (bass, electric bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 12, 1971
7400Slumber
7402Cecilia Is Love
7398 (tk.2)P.P. Phoenix
7399 (tk.5)For All The Other Times
7401Three Card Molly

BST 84370   Lou Donaldson - Cosmos

Ed Williams (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone, electric alto saxophone) Leon Spencer Jr. (organ, electric piano) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Jerry Jemmott (electric bass) Idris Muhammad (drums) Ray Armando (congas) Mildred Brown, Rosalyn Brown, Naomi Thomas (vocals) Jimmy Briggs (vocal arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 16, 1971
8136The Caterpillar
8137I Want To Make It With You
8138If There's Hell Down Below
8139Caracas
8140I'll Be There
8141When You're Smiling

BST 84371   Lonnie Smith (not released)

no details

BST 84372   Richard "Groove" Holmes - Comin' On Home

Richard "Groove" Holmes (organ) Gerald Hubbard (guitar) Chuck Rainey (electric bass) Darryl Washington (drums) Ray Armando (congas)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, May 19, 1971
Theme From "Love Story"
Richard "Groove" Holmes (organ) Weldon Irvine (electric piano) Gerald Hubbard (guitar) Jerry Jemmott (electric bass) Darryl Washington (drums) Ray Armando (congas -1/5) James Davis (tambourine, shakers, cowbells, voice)
1.Groovin' For Mr. G
2.Wave
3.Theme From "Mr. Clean"
4.Down Home Funk
5.Don't Mess With Me
6.This Here

BST 84373   Grant Green - Visions

Billy Wooten (vibraphone) Emmanuel Riggins (electric piano) Grant Green (guitar) Chuck Rainey (electric bass) Idris Muhammad (drums) Harold Caldwell (drums, percussion -8) Ray Armando (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 21, 1971
1. 7922 tk.2Cantaloupe Woman
2. 7923 tk.6Never Can Say Goodbye
3. 7924 tk.11Maybe Tomorrow
4. 7925 tk.15Mozart Symphony #40 In G Minor, K550, 1st Movement
5. 7926 tk.22We've Only Just Begun
6. 7927 tk.24Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is
7. 7928 tk.25Love On A Two Way Street
8. 7929 tk.28Blues For Abraham

BST 84374   Jimmy McGriff - Black Pearl

Ronald White (trumpet) Joseph Morris (alto saxophone) Arthur "Fats" Theus (tenor saxophone) William Thorpe (baritone saxophone) Jimmy McGriff (organ) O'Donel "Butch" Levy (guitar) Willie Jenkins (drums)
"The Golden Slipper", Newark, NJ, early 1971
Black Pearl
Groove Alley
In A Mellow Tone
C Jam Blues
Ode To Billie Joe
Man From Bad

BST 84375   Ornette Coleman (not released)

no details

BST 84376   Bobby Hutcherson - Head On

Oscar Brashear (trumpet, flugelhorn) George Bohanon, Louis Spears (trombone) Willie Ruff (French horn) Fred Jackson (piccolo) Harold Land (tenor saxophone, flute) Delbert Hill, Charles Owens, Herman Riley, Ernie Watts (reeds) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone, marimba) Todd Cochran (piano, arranger) William Henderson (electric piano) Reggie Johnson or James Leary III (bass) Leon "Ndugu" Chancler, Nesbert "Stix" Hooper, Woody Theus (drums) Warren Bryant (congas, bongos) Robert Jenkins (unknown instruments) Donald Smith (vocals)
Poppi Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, July 1, 1971
8065 (tk.4)Clockwork Of The Spirits
8060 (tk.5)At The Source, Part 1: Ashes And Rust
8063Many Thousands Gone
Oscar Brashear (trumpet, flugelhorn) George Bohanon, Louis Spears (trombone) Fred Jackson (piccolo) Harold Land (tenor saxophone, flute) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone, marimba) Todd Cochran (piano, arranger) Reggie Johnson (bass) Nesbert "Stix" Hooper, Woody Theus (drums) Warren Bryant (congas, bongos)
Poppi Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, July 3, 1971
8064 (tk.2)Mtume
8062At The Source, Part 3: Obsidian
8061At The Source, Part 2: Eucalyptus

BST 84377   Reuben Wilson - Set Us Free

Jerome Richardson (tenor,soprano saxophone) Eugene Bianco (harp) Reuben Wilson (organ) David Spinozza (guitar, electric sitar) Richard Davis (bass) Jimmy Johnson (drums) Ray Armando (congas) Gordon "Specs" Powell (percussion) Mildred Brown, Rosalyn Brown, Naomi Thomas (vocals -3,6,7) Jimmy Briggs (vocal arranger -3,6,7) Wade Marcus (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 23, 1971
1. 8166Tom's Thumb
2. 8167Right On With This Mess
3. 8168Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)
4. 8169Sho-Nuff Mellow
5. 8170Set Us Free
6. 8171Mr. Big Stuff
7. 8172We're In Love

BST 84378   Gene Harris - The Three Sounds

Gene Harris (piano) Monk Higgins (organ, arranger) Fred Robinson, Al Vescovo (guitar) Luther Hughes (electric bass) Carl Burnett (drums) Bobbye Porter Hall (congas) Paul Humphrey (percussion) + overdubs: unidentified vocals
United Artists Studios, Hollywood, CA, July 26, 1971
8173 (tk.4)Hey Girl
8185 (tk.3)Did You Think
8175 (tk.3)Your Love Is Just Too Much
8186 (tk.7)What's The Answer
8181 (tk.6)I'm Leaving
same personnel
United Artists Studios, Hollywood, CA, July 27, 1971
8180 (tk.3)Put On Train
8179 (tk.1)You Got To Play The Game
same personnel
United Artists Studios, Hollywood, CA, August 3, 1971
8182 (tk.1)Eleanor Rigby

BST 84379   Bobbi Humphrey - Flute In

Lee Morgan (trumpet -3,4) Bobbi Humphrey (flute) Billy Harper (tenor saxophone -3,4) George Devens (vibraphone, marimba, percussion) Hank Jones (piano, electric piano) Gene Bertoncini (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Idris Muhammad (drums) Ray Armando (congas) Wade Marcus (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 30 or October 1, 1971
1. 8478Ain't No Sunshine
2. 8481Sad Bag
3. 8484Journey To Morocco
4. 8485Set Us Free
Lee Morgan (trumpet -1,3,4) Bobbi Humphrey (flute) Billy Harper (tenor saxophone -1,3,4) George Devens (vibraphone, marimba, percussion) Frank Owens (piano, electric piano) Gene Bertoncini (guitar) Gordon Edwards (electric bass) Jimmy Johnson (drums) Ray Armando (congas) Wade Marcus (arranger)
1. 8479The Sidewinder
2. 8480It's Too Late
3. 8482Spanish Harlem
4. 8483Don't Knock My Funk

BST 84380   Donald Byrd - Ethiopian Knights

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Thurman Green (trombone) Harold Land (tenor saxophone) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Joe Sample (organ) Bill Henderson III (electric piano) Don Peake, Greg Poree (guitar) Wilton Felder (electric bass) Ed Greene (drums) Bobbye Porter Hall (congas, tambourine)
A&M Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 25, 1971
8317 (tk.2)The Emperor
8318 (tk.4)Jamie
David T. Walker (guitar) replaces Poree
A&M Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 26, 1971
8319The Little Rasti

BST 84381   Lee Morgan (not released)

Lee Morgan (trumpet, flugelhorn) Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Bobbi Humphrey (flute) Billy Harper (tenor saxophone, alto flute) Harold Mabern (piano, electric piano) Reggie Workman (bass, percussion) Jymie Merritt (electric upright bass) Freddie Waits (drums, recorder)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 17, 1971
8414 tk.7In What Direction Are You Headed
8415 tk.11Angela
8416 tk.13Croquet Ballet
8417 tk.15Inner Passions-Out
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 18, 1971
8418 tk.20Capra Black
** transfered to Blue Note BST 84901.

BST 84382   Ronnie Foster - The Two-Headed Freap

Eugene Bianco (harp) George Devens (vibraphone, cabasa, shakers, cowbells) Ronnie Foster (organ) Gene Bertoncini (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Gordon Edwards (electric bass) Jimmy Johnson (drums) Arthur Jenkins (congas) Wade Marcus (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 20, 1972
9213Drowning In The Sea Of Love
9216Let's Stay Together
9217Don't Knock My Love
9218Mystic Brew
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 21, 1972
9212Chunky
9214The Two-Headed Freap
9215Summer Song
9219Kentucky Fried Chicken
** also issued on Blue Note B1-32082.

BST 84383   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Greatest Hits

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Benny Golson (tenor saxophone) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 30, 1958
tk.4Moanin'
tk.19Blues March
Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone) replaces Golson
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 6, 1960
tk.3It's Only A Paper Moon
tk.7Dat Dere
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 14, 1960
tk.54A Night In Tunisia

BST 84384   not used

BST 84385   not used

BST 84386   not used

BST 84387   not used

BST 84388   not used

BST 84389   not used

BST 84390   not used

BST 84391   not used

BST 84392   not used

BST 84393   not used

BST 84394   not used

BST 84395   not used

BST 84396   not used

BST 84397   not used

BST 84398   not used

BST 84399   not used

BST 84400   not used