Blue Note Records Catalog: 45 rpm 1900 series

Blue Note 1900 series (7 inch 45 rpm)

BN 45-1901   Joe Henderson - Blue Bossa / Recorda-Me

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Pete La Roca (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 3, 1963
tk.6Recorda-Me
tk.14Blue Bossa

BN 45-1902   Horace Silver - Silver's Serenade / Let's Go To The Nitty Gritty

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 7, 1963
tk.7Silver's Serenade
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 8, 1963
tk.16Let's Go To The Nitty Gritty

BN 45-1903   Horace Silver - Sweet Sweetie Dee / The Dragon Lady

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 8, 1963
tk.21The Dragon Lady
tk.25Sweet Sweetie Dee

BN 45-1904   Jimmy Smith - When My Dreamboat Comes Home, Part 1&2

Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Jimmy Smith (organ) Quentin Warren (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 7, 1963
tk.7When My Dreamboat Comes Home

BN 45-1905   Jimmy Smith - Can Heat / Matilda, Matilda

Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Jimmy Smith (organ) Quentin Warren (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums) John Patton (tambourine -1)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 7, 1963
1. tk.2Matilda, Matilda
2. tk.15Can Heat

BN 45-1906   Jimmy Smith - Pork Chop, Part 1&2

Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Jimmy Smith (organ) Quentin Warren (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums) John Patton (tambourine)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 7, 1963
tk.6Pork Chop

BN 45-1907   Donald Byrd - Elijah / Cristo Redentor

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Donald Best (vibes) Herbie Hancock (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Butch Warren (bass) Lex Humphries (drums) unidentified chorus, Coleridge Perkinson (director) Duke Pearson (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 12, 1963
tk.5 | 14283-ECristo Redentor
tk.11Elijah

BN 45-1908   Freddie Hubbard - Blue Frenzy / Mirrors

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) James Spaulding (alto sax, flute) Ronnie Mathews (piano) Eddie Khan (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 7, 1964
1348 tk.14Blue Frenzy
1349 tk.23Mirrors

BN 45-1909   Jimmy Smith - Prayer Meetin', Part 1&2

Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Jimmy Smith (organ) Quentin Warren (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 8, 1963
tk.8Prayer Meetin'

BN 45-1910   Jimmy Smith - Red Top, Part 1&2

Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Jimmy Smith (organ) Quentin Warren (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 8, 1963
tk.13Red Top

BN 45-1911   Lee Morgan - The Sidewinder, Part 1&2

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Barry Harris (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 21, 1963
tk.25The Sidewinder
** also issued on Blue Note (J) NP-2001.

BN 45-1912   Horace Silver - Song For My Father, Part 1&2

Carmell Jones (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Teddy Smith (bass) Roger Humphries (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 26, 1964
1457 tk.26Song For My Father
** also issued on Blue Note (J) NP-2007.

BN 45-1913   Horace Silver - Que Pasa, Part 1&2

Carmell Jones (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Teddy Smith (bass) Roger Humphries (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 26, 1964
1455 tk.9Que Pasa

BN 45-1914   Freddie Roach - Brown Sugar / Next Time You See Me

Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Freddie Roach (organ) Eddie Wright (guitar) Clarence Johnston (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 19, 1964
1314 tk.4Next Time You See Me
1315 tk.8Brown Sugar

BN 45-1915   Hank Mobley - The Turnaround, Part 1&2

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Barry Harris (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 5, 1965
1515 tk.19The Turnaround

BN 45-1916   Donald Byrd - Brother Isaac / I've Longed And Searched For My Mother

Jimmy Owens, Ernie Royal, Clark Terry, Snooky Young (trumpet) Donald Byrd (trumpet, flugelhorn) Jimmy Cleveland, Henry Cocker, J.J. Johnson, Benny Powell (trombone) Jim Buffington, Bob Northern (French horn) Don Butterfield (tuba) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Freddie Roach (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Grady Tate (drums) unidentified vocal chorus, Coleridge Perkinson (director, conductor) Duke Pearson (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 17, 1964
1495 tk.11Brother Isaac
Joe Ferrante, Jimmy Owens, Ernie Royal, Snooky Young (trumpet) Donald Byrd (trumpet, flugelhorn) Jimmy Cleveland, Henry Cocker, J.J. Johnson, Benny Powell (trombone) Jim Buffington, Bob Northern (French horn) Don Butterfield (tuba) Herbie Hancock (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Grady Tate (drums) unknown (chimes, percussion, tambourine, tubular bells) unidentified vocal chorus, Coleridge Perkinson (director, conductor) Duke Pearson (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 18, 1964
1496 tk.17I've Longed And Searched For My Mother

BN 45-1917   Stanley Turrentine - River's Invitation, Part 1&2

Ernie Royal, Snooky Young (trumpet) Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Jimmy Cleveland, J.J. Johnson, Tony Studd (trombone) Jerry Dodgion (alto sax, flute, alto flute, clarinet, piccolo) Phil Woods (alto sax, clarinet) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Robert Ashton (tenor sax, clarinet) Budd Johnson (tenor, soprano sax, clarinet, bass clarinet) Danny Bank (baritone sax, clarinet, bass clarinet, flute, alto flute) Herbie Hancock (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Grady Tate (drums) Oliver Nelson (arranger, conductor)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 14, 1965
1569 tk.30River's Invitation

BN 45-1918   Lee Morgan - The Rumproller, Part 1&2

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Ronnie Mathews (piano) Victor Sproles (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 21, 1965
1571 tk.2The Rumproller

BN 45-1919   Grant Green - I Want To Hold Your Hand / Corcovado

Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Larry Young (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 31, 1965
1550 tk.2Corcovado (aka Quiet Nights)
1554 tk.16I Want To Hold Your Hand

BN 45-1920   Big John Patton - Fat Judy, Part 1&2

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Harold Vick (tenor sax) John Patton (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Ben Dixon (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 8, 1965
1541 tk.33Fat Judy

BN 45-1921   Blue Mitchell - Fungii Mama, Part 1&2

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor sax) Chick Corea (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Al Foster (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 30, 1964
1391 tk.5Fungii Mama

BN 45-1922   Kenny Dorham - Mamacita, Part 1&2

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 14, 1964
1437 tk.11Mamacita

BN 45-1923   Horace Silver - The Cape Verdean Blues / Pretty Eyes

Woody Shaw (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Roger Humphries (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 1, 1965
1661 tk.4Pretty Eyes
1663 tk.16The Cape Verdean Blues

BN 45-1924   Horace Silver - The African Queen, Part 1&2

Woody Shaw (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Roger Humphries (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 1, 1965
1662 tk.6The African Queen

BN 45-1925   Jimmy Smith - I Cover The Waterfront / I Can't Give You Anything But Love

Jimmy Smith (organ) Thornel Schwartz (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 18, 1956
tk.20I Cover The Waterfront
tk.21I Can't Give You Anything But Love
** reissue of Blue Note 45-1652.

BN 45-1926   Big John Patton - Ain't That Peculiar / Amanda

John Patton (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Hugh Walker (drums) Richard Landrum (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 29, 1966
1731 tk.28Amanda
1733 tk.42Ain't That Peculiar

BN 45-1927   Jimmy Smith - Bucket / Sassy Mae

Jimmy Smith (organ) Quentin Warren (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 1, 1963
tk.28Sassy Mae
tk.38Bucket

BN 45-1928   The Three Sounds - The Frown / It Was A Very Good Year

Gene Harris (piano, organ) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Kalil Madi (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 25, 1966
tk.40The Frown
tk.46It Was A Very Good Year

BN 45-1929   Stanley Turrentine - And Satisfy / Walk On By

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) James Spaulding (alto sax) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Grant Green (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass, electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Duke Pearson (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 1, 1966
1755 tk.12Walk On By
1756 tk.15And Satisfy

BN 45-1930   Lee Morgan - Cornbread, Part 1&2

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto sax) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Larry Ridley (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 18, 1965
1654 tk.12Cornbread

BN 45-1931   Duke Pearson - Sweet Honey Bee / Ready Rudy

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) James Spaulding (alto sax, flute) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Duke Pearson (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 7, 1966
1804 tk.10Ready Rudy
1807 tk.27Sweet Honey Bee

BN 45-1932   Horace Silver - The Jody Grind, Part 1&2

Woody Shaw (trumpet) Tyrone Washington (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Larry Ridley (bass) Roger Humphries (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 2, 1966
1781 tk.9The Jody Grind

BN 45-1933   Stanley Turrentine - What Could I Do Without You / Feeling Good

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) James Spaulding (alto sax) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Grant Green (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass, electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Duke Pearson (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 1, 1966
1752 tk.2What Could I Do Without You
1753 tk.23Feeling Good

BN 45-1934   Lou Donaldson - Alligator Bogaloo / Rev. Moses

Melvin Lastie (cornet) Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Lonnie Smith (organ) George Benson (guitar) Leo Morris (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 7, 1967
1869 tk.8Alligator Bogaloo
1870 tk.15Rev. Moses
** also issued on Blue Note (J) NP-2010.

BN 45-1935   The Three Sounds - Makin' Bread Again / Still I'm Sad

Gene Harris (piano) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Donald Bailey (drums) Dick Bock (producer)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, June 9 & 10, 1967
Still I'm Sad
Makin' Bread Again

BN 45-1936   Stanley Turrentine - Spooky / Love Is Blue

Burt Collins, Marvin Stamm (trumpet, flugelhorn) Garnett Brown, Benny Powell (trombone) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Jerry Dodgion, Joe Farrell, Al Gibbons (reeds) McCoy Tyner (piano) Everett Barksdale (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 25, 1968
2033Spooky
2035Love Is Blue

BN 45-1937   Lou Donaldson - Peepin' / The Humpback

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Lonnie Smith (organ) Jimmy Ponder (guitar) Leo Morris (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 27, 1967
1972 tk.10Peepin'
1975 tk.18The Humpback

BN 45-1938   Hank Mobley - Reach Out, I'll Be There / Goin' Out Of My Head

Woody Shaw (trumpet, flugelhorn) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Lamont Johnson (piano) George Benson (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 19, 1968
2029 tk.9Goin' Out Of My Head
2032 tk.19Reach Out, I'll Be There

BN 45-1939   Horace Silver - Psychedelic Sally / Serenade To A Soul Sister

Charles Tolliver (trumpet) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass, electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 23, 1968
2049 tk.5Serenade To A Soul Sister
2050 tk.10Psychedelic Sally

BN 45-1940   Stanley Turrentine - The Look Of Love / This Guy's In Love With You

Jimmy Nottingham, Snooky Young (flugelhorn) Benny Powell (bass trombone) Jim Buffington (French horn) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Duke Pearson (piano, arranger) Kenny Burrell (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Grady Tate (drums) overdubbed 14 piece strings
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 15 & May 27, 1968
2093 tk.22The Look Of Love
Jimmy Nottingham, Snooky Young (flugelhorn) Benny Powell (bass trombone) Jim Buffington (French horn) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Hank Jones (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Grady Tate (drums) overdubbed 14 piece strings, Duke Pearson (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 2 & 27, 1968
3012 tk.37This Guy's In Love With You

BN 45-1941   Lou Donaldson - Midnight Creeper / Love Power

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Lonnie Smith (organ) George Benson (guitar) Leo Morris (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 15, 1968
tk.11Love Power
tk.14Midnight Creeper

BN 45-1942   The Three Sounds - Elegant Soul / Harper Valley P.T.A.

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 (vibes) Al Vescovo (guitar) Paul Humphrey (drums) Dee Ervin, Miles Grayson (percussion) Monk Higgins (arranger, conductor)
RPM Studios, Los Angeles, CA, September 19, 1968
2959(Sock It To Me) Harper Valley P.T.A.
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 (vibes, 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

BN 45-1943   Lou Donaldson - Say It Loud / Snake Bone

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (electric alto sax, vocals) Charles Earland (organ) Jimmy Ponder (guitar) Leo Morris (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 6, 1968
tk.3Snake Bone
tk.8Say It Loud, I'm Black And I'm Proud

BN 45-1944   Blue Mitchell - Swahili Suite / Collision In Black

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Dick Hyde, Jack Richmond (trombone) Jim Horn, Ernie Watts (flute) Anthony Ortega (tenor sax) Monk Higgins (piano, organ, tenor sax, arranger) Miles Grayson (piano, percussion) Dee Ervin (organ, percussion) Al Vescovo (guitar) Bob West (bass) Paul Humphrey (drums) John Cyr (percussion)
RPM Studios, Los Angeles, CA, September 9, 11 & 12, 1968
2944Collision In Black
2948Swahili Suite

BN 45-1945   Lonnie Smith - Think / Son Of Ice Bag

Lee Morgan (trumpet) David Newman (tenor sax, flute) Lonnie Smith (organ) Herman Henry, Melvin Sparks (guitar) Marion Booker Jr. (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 23, 1968
3066 tk.31Son Of Ice Bag
3068 tk.57Think

BN 45-1946   Horace Silver - You Gotta Take A Little Love / Down And Out

Randy Brecker (trumpet, flugelhorn) Bennie Maupin (tenor sax, flute) Horace Silver (piano) John Williams (bass) Billy Cobham (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 10, 1969
3394 tk.15You Gotta Take A Little Love
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 17, 1969
3399 tk.36Down And Out

BN 45-1947   Lee Morgan - Sweet Honey Bee / Hey Chico

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto sax) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Cedar Walton (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 29, 1966
1797 tk.15Sweet Honey Bee
1799 tk.20Hey Chico

BN 45-1948   Stanley Turrentine - Always Something There / When I Look Into Your Eyes

Burt Collins (flugelhorn) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Dick Berg, Brooks Tillotson (French horn) Jerry Dodgion (alto sax, flute, clarinet) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax, flute, clarinet) Herbie Hancock (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass, electric bass) Mel Lewis (drums) 11 strings overdubbed on, including Gene Orloff (violin) Thad Jones (arranger)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, October 14, 1968
4028(There's) Always Something There (To Remind Me)
Thad Jones (trumpet, arranger) Burt Collins (flugelhorn) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Dick Berg, Jim Buffington (French horn) Jerry Dodgion (alto sax, flute, clarinet) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax, flute, clarinet) Herbie Hancock (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass, electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums) 12 strings overdubbed on, including Gene Orloff (violin)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, October 28, 1968
4043When I Look Into Your Eyes

BN 45-1949   Lou Donaldson - Hot Dog / Who's Making Love

Ed Williams (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (electric alto sax, vocals) Charles Earland (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Leo Morris (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 25, 1969
tk.8Hot Dog
tk.11Who's Making Love (To Your Old Lady)

BN 45-1950   The Three Sounds - Sugar Hill / Sittin' Duck

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 (vibes) 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
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 (vibes, percussion) Al Vescovo (guitar) Paul Humphrey (drums) Dee Ervin, Miles Grayson (percussion) Monk Higgins (arranger, conductor)
RPM Studios, Los Angeles, CA, September 20, 1968
2960Sugar Hill

BN 45-1951   Lee Morgan - Midnight Cowboy / Popi

Burt Collins, Joe Shepley (trumpet, flugelhorn) Lee Morgan (trumpet, flugelhorn -1) Toots Thielemans (harmonica, guitar) Duke Pearson (piano, arranger) Wally Richardson (guitar) Al Gafa (electric guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Airto Moreira (percussion)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, May 22, 1969
1. 4377 tk.6Midnight Cowboy
2. 4378 tk.13Popi

BN 45-1952   Eddie Gale - Black Rhythm Happening / Ghetto Summertime

Eddie Gale (trumpet) Roland Alexander (soprano sax, flute -2) Jimmy Lyons (alto sax -2) Russell Lyle (tenor sax, flute -2) Jo Ann Gale Stevens (guitar, vocals -2) Henry Pearson, Judah Samuel (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) John Robinson (African drums -2) Sylvia Bibbs, Charles Davis, Paula Nadine Larkin, William Norwood, Fulumi Prince, Carol Ann Robinson, Sondra Walston (vocals -2)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 2, 1969
1. 4219Ghetto Summertime
2. 4222Black Rhythm Happening

BN 45-1953   Brother Jack McDuff - Down Home Style / Theme From Electric Surfboard

Jay Arnold (tenor sax) Brother Jack McDuff (organ) Charlie Freeman (guitar) unknown (electric bass) Sammy Greason (drums) unidentified large band (-1)
Memphis, TN, June 10, 1969
1. 4468Down Home Style
2. 4470Theme From Electric Surfboard

BN 45-1954   Blue Mitchell - H.N.I.C., Part 1&2

Bobby Bryant, Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Charlie Loper (trombone) Buddy Collette (flute) Bill Green (alto sax, flute) Plas Johnson (tenor sax) Dee Ervin (piano, percussion) Monk Higgins (piano, percussion, arranger, conductor) Fred Robinson, Al Vescovo (guitar) Wilton Felder (electric bass) Paul Humphrey (drums) King Ellison (congas)
RPM Studios, Los Angeles, CA, May 23, 1969
4779/80H.N.I.C.

BN 45-1955   Lonnie Smith - Move Your Hand, Part 1&2

Rudy Jones (tenor sax) Ronnie Cuber (baritone sax) Lonnie Smith (organ, vocals) Larry McGee (guitar) Sylvester Goshay (drums)
"Club Harlem", Atlantic City, NJ, August 9, 1969
4811 tk.5Move Your Hand

BN 45-1956   Lou Donaldson - Everything I Do Gonh Be Funky / Minor Bash

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (electric alto sax, 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)
5763 tk.16Minor Bash

BN 45-1957   Brother Jack McDuff - Oblighetto / The Vibrator

Jay Arnold (tenor sax) Brother Jack McDuff (organ) Charlie Freeman (guitar) unknown (electric bass) Sammy Greason (drums)
Memphis, TN, June 10, 1969
4467The Vibrator
unknown (trumpet) Billy Phipps (tenor sax, flute) unknown (baritone, tenor sax) Brother Jack McDuff (organ, arranger) Jerry Byrd (guitar) Richard Davis (electric bass) Joe Dukes (drums) Jean DuShon (vocals)
Soundview Recording Studio, Kings Park, NY, December 2, 1969
5834Oblighetto

BN 45-1958   Brother Jack McDuff - Hunk O'Funk / Mystic 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) Larry Steele (electric bass) Trevor Armstrong (drums)
Island Studios, London, England, March 24, 1970
6153Mystic John
Martin Drover, Bud Parks (trumpet) John Bennett (trombone) Norman Leppard, Dick Morrissey (tenor sax, flute) J.J. Jackson (piano, percussion, arranger, chant) Brother Jack McDuff (organ) Terry Smith (guitar) Larry Steele (electric bass) Phil Leaford (drums)
Island Studios, London, England, March 26, 1970
6155Hunk O'Funk

BN 45-1959   Candido - Jump Back / Soul Limbo

Pat Russo, Jimmy Sedlar (trumpet) Alan Raph (bass trombone, trombone) Joe Grimm (sax, flute, piccolo) Frank Anderson (organ, piano) David Spinozza (guitar) Jerry Jemmott (electric bass) Herbie Lovelle (drums) Candido (congas, bongos) Joe Cain (arranger)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, September 9, 1969
5060Soul Limbo
5063Jump Back

BN 45-1960   Grant Green - Ain't It Funky Now, Part 1&2

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Claude Bartee (tenor sax) Emmanuel Riggins (organ) 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
5886Ain't It Funky Now

BN 45-1961   Reuben Wilson - Orange Peel / Knock On Wood

John Manning (tenor sax) Reuben Wilson (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Tommy Derrick (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 12, 1969
tk.19Orange Peel
tk.25Knock On Wood

BN 45-1962   Thad Jones/Mel Lewis - Ahunk, Ahunk / Us

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 sax) Eddie Daniels, Billy Harper (tenor sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Roland Hanna (piano, electric piano) David Spinozza (guitar) Richard Davis (bass, electric bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, May 25, 1970
5858 (tk.18)Us
5859 (tk.8)Ahunk, Ahunk

BN 45-1963   Jimmy McGriff - The Worm / Step One

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Danny Turner (alto sax) Fats Theus (tenor sax) Bob Ashton (baritone sax) Jimmy McGriff (organ) Thornel Schwartz (guitar) Bob Bushnell (electric bass) Mel Lewis or Grady Tate (drums)
NYC, circa fall 1968
The Worm
Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Danny Turner (alto sax) Fats Theus (tenor sax) Bob Ashton (baritone sax) Jimmy McGriff (organ) Larry Frazier (guitar) Jesse Kilpatrick Jr. (drums)
NYC, December 17-19, 1968
Step One

BN 45-1964   Horace Silver - The Show Has Begun / There's Much To Be Done

Randy Brecker (trumpet, flugelhorn) George Coleman (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano, electric piano) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Andy Bey (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 8, 1970
tk.21The Show Has Begun
Randy Brecker (trumpet) Houston Person (tenor sax) Horace Silver (electric piano) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass) Idris Muhammad (drums) Jackie Verdell (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 18, 1970
tk.21There's Much To Be Done

BN 45-1965   Grant Green - Sookie Sookie / Time To Remember

Claude Bartee (tenor sax) Bill Bivens (vibes) Ronnie Foster (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums) Joseph Armstrong (congas) Bobby Green (announcer)
"Cliche Lounge", Newark, NJ, August 15, 1970
6761Sookie Sookie
Claude Bartee (tenor sax) Bill Bivens (vibes) Neal Creque (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums) Joseph Armstrong (congas) Bobby Green (announcer)
6760Time To Remember

BN 45-1966   Bobby Hutcherson - Ummh, Part 1&2

Harold Land (tenor sax, flute, oboe) Bobby Hutcherson (vibes, marimba, percussion) Joe Sample (piano, electric piano) John Williams (bass, electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
United Artists Studios, Hollywood, CA, July 15, 1970
7189 tk.26Ummh

BN 45-1967   Richard "Groove" Holmes - Love Story / Don't Mess With Me

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) James Davis (tambourine, shakers, cowbell, voice)
Don't Mess With Me

BN 45-1968   Jimmy McGriff - Groove Alley / Black Pearl

Ronald White (trumpet) Joseph Morris (alto sax) Arthur "Fats" Theus (tenor sax) William Thorpe (baritone sax) Jimmy McGriff (organ) O'Donel "Butch" Levy (guitar) Willie Jenkins (drums)
"The Golden Slipper", Newark, NJ, early 1971
Black Pearl
Groove Alley

BN 45-1969   Grant Green - Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is / Never Can Say Goodbye

Billy Wooten (vibes) Emmanuel Riggins (electric piano) Grant Green (guitar) Chuck Rainey (electric bass) Idris Muhammad (drums) Ray Armando (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 21, 1971
7923 tk.6Never Can Say Goodbye
7927 tk.24Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is

BN 45-1970   Lou Donaldson - The Caterpillar / I Want To Make It With You

Ed Williams (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto sax, electric alto sax) 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

BN 45-1971   Bobbi Humphrey - Spanish Harlem / Sad Bag

Bobbi Humphrey (flute) George Devens (vibes, 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
8481Sad Bag
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Bobbi Humphrey (flute) Billy Harper (tenor sax) George Devens (vibes, marimba, percussion) Frank Owens (piano, electric piano) Gene Bertoncini (guitar) Gordon Edwards (electric bass) Jimmy Johnson (drums) Ray Armando (congas) Wade Marcus (arranger)
8482Spanish Harlem

BN 45-1972   Grant Green - The Battle, Part 1&2

Burt Collins, Marvin Stamm (trumpet, flugelhorn) Romeo Penque (flute, alto sax) Harold Vick (alto, tenor sax) Julian Barber, Harry Zaratzian (viola) Seymour Barab, Alan Shulman (cello) Eugene Bianco (harp) Warren Smith (marimba, tambourine) George Devens (vibes, timpani, timbales, percussion) Richard Tee (piano, organ) Cornell Dupree, Grant Green (guitar) Gordon Edwards (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums) Ralph MacDonald (congas, bongos) Wade Marcus (composer, conductor)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, night, December 14, 1971
9069Battle Scene (The Battle)

BN 45-1973   Donald Byrd - The Emperor, Part 1&2

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Thurman Green (trombone) Harold Land (tenor sax) Bobby Hutcherson (vibes) 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

BN 45-1974   Bobbi Humphrey - Ain't No Sunshine / Sad Bag

Bobbi Humphrey (flute) George Devens (vibes, 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
8478Ain't No Sunshine
8481Sad Bag

BN 45-1975   Horace Silver - I've Had A Little Talk / Acid, Pot Or Pills

Cecil Bridgewater (trumpet, flugelhorn) Harold Vick (tenor sax) 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
8829Acid, Pot Or Pills
Cecil Bridgewater (trumpet, flugelhorn) Harold Vick (tenor sax) Horace Silver (electric piano) Richie Resnicoff (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Arely Bey (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 29, 1971
8826I've Had A Little Talk

BN 45-1976   Bobby Hutcherson - Rain Every Thursday / When You're Near

Bobby Hutcherson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Gene Bertoncini (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums) plus overdubs: Phil Bodner, Hubert Laws, Romeo Penque, Daniel Trimboli (flute) George Marge (oboe) John Leone (bassoon) Aaron Rosand, Irving Spice (violin) Julian Barber, Seymour Berman (viola) Seymour Barab (cello) Eugene Bianco (harp) George Duvivier (bass) Wade Marcus (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 2, 1972;
overdubbed on Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 3, 1972
9656-2When You're Near
9659-5Rain Every Thursday

BN 45-1977   Ronnie Foster - Summer Song / Chunky

Eugene Bianco (harp) George Devens (vibes, cabasa, shakers, cowbell) 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 21, 1972
9212Chunky
9215Summer Song

BN 45-1978   Horace Silver - Horn Of Life / The Cause And Effect

Horace Silver (electric piano, vocals) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Andy Bey (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 17, 1972
9221The Cause And Effect
Cecil Bridgewater (trumpet, flugelhorn) Harold Vick (tenor sax) Horace Silver (electric piano, vocals) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 14, 1972
8534Horn Of Life

BN 45-1979   Joe Williams - Baby / Bridges

Joe Williams (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Horace Ott (arranger, conductor)
United Artists Studios, Hollywood, CA, May 5, 1970
Baby
Bridges

BN 45-1980   Bobbi Humphrey - Lonely Town, Lonely Streets / Is This All

Bobbi Humphrey (flute) George Marge (oboe, English horn) Seymour Berman, Paul Gershman, Irving Spice, Paul Winter (violin) Julian Barber (viola) Seymour Barab (cello) Eugene Bianco (harp) Harry Whitaker (electric piano) Paul Griffin (electric piano, Clavinet) William Fontaine, David Spinozza (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Wilbur Bascomb Jr. (electric bass) Alphonse Mouzon (drums, bell tree, arranger) Warren Smith (percussion) Wade Marcus, Horace Ott (arranger)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, July 20 & 21, 1972
10187-12Lonely Town, Lonely Streets
10188-8Is This All

BN 45-1981   Marlena Shaw - You Must Believe In Spring / Somewhere

Phil Bodner (flute, oboe, English horn) Paul Gershman, Louis Haber, Harry Lookofsky, Irving Spice, Louis Stone, Paul Winter (violin) Julian Barber, Seymour Berman (viola) Seymour Barab, Charles McCracken (cello) Eugene Bianco (harp) Derek Smith (piano, electric piano) Paul Griffin (organ, electric piano) Vincent Bell, Jay Berliner, Cornell Dupree (guitar) Richard Davis (bass) Gordon Edwards (electric bass) Jimmy Johnson (drums) Raymond Orchart (congas) Johnny Pacheco (congas, bongos) Omar Clay (percussion) Marlena Shaw (vocals) Wade Marcus (arranger, conductor)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, August 10 & 16, 1972
10437Somewhere
10442You Must Believe In Spring

BN 45-1982   Gene Harris - Listen Here / Emily

Gene Harris (piano) Sam Brown, Cornell Dupree (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Freddie Waits (drums) Johnny Rodriguez (congas) Omar Clay (percussion, vibes)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, June 30, 1972
9953-4Listen Here
9954-8Emily

BN 45-1983   Grant Green - Afro Party / Father's Lament

Irving Markowitz, Marvin Stamm (trumpet, flugelhorn) Phil Bodner (flute, piccolo, alto sax, oboe) Harold Vick (alto, tenor sax) Julian Barber, Harry Zaratzian (viola) Seymour Barab, Charles McCracken (cello) Eugene Bianco (harp) George Devens (vibes, timpani, timbales, percussion) Richard Tee (piano, organ) Cornell Dupree, Grant Green (guitar) Gordon Edwards (electric bass) Grady Tate (drums) Ralph MacDonald (congas, bongos) Wade Marcus (composer, conductor)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, night, December 13, 1971
9067Afro Party
Burt Collins, Marvin Stamm (trumpet, flugelhorn) Romeo Penque (flute, alto sax) Harold Vick (alto, tenor sax) Julian Barber, Harry Zaratzian (viola) Seymour Barab, Charles McCracken (cello) Eugene Bianco (harp) Warren Smith (marimba, tambourine) George Devens (vibes, timpani, timbales, percussion) Richard Tee (piano, organ) Cornell Dupree, Grant Green (guitar) Gordon Edwards (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums) Ralph MacDonald (congas, bongos) Wade Marcus (composer, conductor)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, afternoon, December 14, 1971
9063Father's Lament

BN 45-1984   no information