Blue Note Records Discography: 1957-1958

1957

Hank Mobley Quintet

Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 13, 1957
tk.2ReunionBlue Note 45-1671, BLP 1544, BN-LA590-H2
tk.3Lower Stratosphere-
tk.4Don't WalkBlue Note BLP 1544, BN-LA590-H2
tk.6Ultramarine-
tk.7Mobley's Musings-
* Blue Note BLP 1544, BST 81544 (pseudo stereo)   Hank Mobley And His All Stars
= Mosaic MQ10-181, MD6-181   The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions
* Blue Note BN-LA590-H2   Milt Jackson - All Star Bags
* Blue Note 45-1671   Hank Mobley - Lower Stratosphere / Reunion

Lou Donaldson Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Herman Foster (piano) Peck Morrison (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 27, 1957
tk.3Stella By Starlightunissued
tk.4That Good Old FeelingBlue Note 45-1663, BLP 1545
tk.6CaravanBlue Note 45-1662, BLP 1545
tk.7L.D. BluesBlue Note 45-1663, BLP 1545
tk.9Old FolksBlue Note 45-1662, BLP 1545
tk.10There Is No Greater LoveBlue Note BLP 1545
tk.12Move It-
* Blue Note BLP 1545   Lou Donaldson - Wailing With Lou
* Blue Note 45-1663   Lou Donaldson - L.D. Blues / That Good Old Feeling
* Blue Note 45-1662   Lou Donaldson - Caravan / Old Folks

Thad Jones Sextet

Thad Jones (trumpet) Benny Powell (trombone) Gigi Gryce (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 2, 1957
tk.5Slipped AgainBlue Note BLP 1546
tk.6Going Off StageMosaic MQ5-172
tk.9Let'sBlue Note BLP 1546
tk.10Ill Wind-
tk.14Thadrack-
* Blue Note BLP 1546   The Magnificent Thad Jones, Vol. 3
= Mosaic MQ5-172, MD3-172   The Complete Blue Note/UA/Roulette Recordings Of Thad Jones

Kenny Burrell Quintet

Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Doug Watkins (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 10, 1957
Felicityrejected
tk.3Nica's DreamBlue Note (J) GXF-3052
tk.6D.B. BluesBlue Note 45-1674, (J) GXF-3052
tk.7K.B. Blues (alternate take)Blue Note (J) GXF-3052
tk.8K.B. BluesBlue Note 45-1674, (J) GXF-3052
tk.9Out For BloodBlue Note (J) GXF-3052
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3052, (J) GXK-8154   Kenny Burrell - K.B. Blues
* Blue Note 45-1674   Kenny Burrell - D.B. Blues / K.B. Blues

Jimmy Smith Sextet/Trio

Donald Byrd (trumpet -1,3,5,6) Lou Donaldson (alto sax -1,3,5,6) Hank Mobley (tenor sax -1,3,5,6) Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Art Blakey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, February 11, 1957
1. tk.3Falling In Love With LoveBlue Note BLP 1547
2. tk.4First Night BluesMosaic MQ5-154
3. tk.5Funk's OatsBlue Note 45-1677, BLP 1547
4. tk.6Zing! Went The Strings Of My HeartBlue Note BLP 1556
5. tk.8Groovy DateBlue Note BLP 1548
6. tk.9I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart-
* Blue Note BLP 1547, BST 81547 (pseudo stereo)   A Date With Jimmy Smith, Vol. 1
= Mosaic MQ5-154, MD3-154   The Complete February 1957 Jimmy Smith Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note BLP 1556, BST 81556 (pseudo stereo)   The Sounds Of Jimmy Smith
= Mosaic MQ5-154, MD3-154   The Complete February 1957 Jimmy Smith Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note BLP 1548, BST 81548 (pseudo stereo)   A Date With Jimmy Smith, Vol. 2
= Mosaic MQ5-154, MD3-154   The Complete February 1957 Jimmy Smith Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note 45-1677   Jimmy Smith - Funk's Oats, Part 1 & 2

Jimmy Smith Duo

Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Jimmy Smith (organ)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, February 12, 1957
tk.1I'm Getting Sentimental Over YouBlue Note 45-1668, BLP 1548
tk.2SummertimeBlue Note 45-1667, BLP 1551
* Blue Note BLP 1548, BST 81548 (pseudo stereo)   A Date With Jimmy Smith, Vol. 2
= Mosaic MQ5-154, MD3-154   The Complete February 1957 Jimmy Smith Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note BLP 1551, BST 81551 (pseudo stereo)   Jimmy Smith At The Organ, Vol. 1
= Mosaic MQ5-154, MD3-154   The Complete February 1957 Jimmy Smith Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note 45-1668   Jimmy Smith, Lou Donaldson - Plum Nellie / I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
* Blue Note 45-1667   Jimmy Smith, Lou Donaldson - How High The Moon / Summertime

Jimmy Smith Quartet/Trio

Lou Donaldson (alto sax -2,3) Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, February 12, 1957
1. tk.4Somebody Loves MeBlue Note BLP 1556
2. tk.5Plum NellieBlue Note BLP 1552
3. tk.6Plum Nellie (alternate take)Blue Note 45-1668, (J) K18P-9280; Mosaic MQ5-154
Lou Donaldson (alto sax -1,2,4) Jimmy Smith (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Art Blakey (drums)
1. tk.8Billie's BounceBlue Note BLP 1552
2. tk.10Yardbird SuiteBlue Note BLP 1551, BST 89903
3. tk.11There's A Small HotelBlue Note BLP 1551
4. tk.12All Day LongBlue Note 45-1676, BLP 1551, BST 89901
* Blue Note BLP 1556, BST 81556 (pseudo stereo)   The Sounds Of Jimmy Smith
= Mosaic MQ5-154, MD3-154   The Complete February 1957 Jimmy Smith Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note BLP 1552, BST 81552 (pseudo stereo)   Jimmy Smith At The Organ, Vol. 2
= Mosaic MQ5-154, MD3-154   The Complete February 1957 Jimmy Smith Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note (J) K18P-9280   Jimmy Smith - The Singles
* Blue Note BLP 1551, BST 81551 (pseudo stereo)   Jimmy Smith At The Organ, Vol. 1
= Mosaic MQ5-154, MD3-154   The Complete February 1957 Jimmy Smith Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note BST 89903   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1949-1959
= Blue Note BN-LA159-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BST 89901   Jimmy Smith's Greatest Hits
* Blue Note 45-1668   Jimmy Smith, Lou Donaldson - Plum Nellie / I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
* Blue Note 45-1676   Jimmy Smith - All Day Long, Part 1 & 2

Jimmy Smith Trio/Duo/Solo

Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar -1,4/6,8,9) Donald Bailey (drums -1,4/6,8,9) Art Blakey (drums -7)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, February 13, 1957
1. tk.3The Third DayMosaic MQ5-154
2. tk.4All The Things You AreBlue Note BLP 1556
3. tk.5The Fight-
4. tk.7There'll Never Be Another YouBlue Note 45-1686, BLP 1556
5. tk.8How High The MoonBlue Note 45-1667, BLP 1547
6. tk.9Buns A PlentyBlue Note BLP 1552
7. tk.10The Duel-
8. tk.12Blue MoonBlue Note 45-1685, BLP 1556, BN-LA400-H2
9. tk.13CherokeeMosaic MQ5-154
* Blue Note BLP 1556, BST 81556 (pseudo stereo)   The Sounds Of Jimmy Smith
= Mosaic MQ5-154, MD3-154   The Complete February 1957 Jimmy Smith Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note BLP 1547, BST 81547 (pseudo stereo)   A Date With Jimmy Smith, Vol. 1
= Mosaic MQ5-154, MD3-154   The Complete February 1957 Jimmy Smith Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note BLP 1552, BST 81552 (pseudo stereo)   Jimmy Smith At The Organ, Vol. 2
= Mosaic MQ5-154, MD3-154   The Complete February 1957 Jimmy Smith Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note BN-LA400-H2   Jimmy Smith
* Blue Note 45-1686   Jimmy Smith - There'll Never Be Another You / Jitterbug Waltz
* Blue Note 45-1667   Jimmy Smith, Lou Donaldson - How High The Moon / Summertime
* Blue Note 45-1685   Jimmy Smith - Blue Moon, Part 1 & 2

Cliff Jordan - John Gilmore Quintet

John Gilmore, Clifford Jordan (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 3, 1957
tk.2Evil EyeBlue Note BLP 1549
tk.3Status Quo-
tk.5Let It StandBlue Note 7243 8 28977 2
tk.7Bo-TillBlue Note BLP 1549
tk.9Everywhere-
tk.12Blue Lights-
tk.13Billie's Bounce-
* Blue Note BLP 1549, B1-28977, 7243 8 28977 2   Cliff Jordan, John Gilmore - Blowing In From Chicago
= Blue Note BN-LA521-H2   Johnny Griffin, John Coltrane, Hank Mobley - Blowin' Sessions

Art Blakey Percussion Ensemble

Herbie Mann (flute -1,3/8) Ray Bryant (piano -1,3/8) Wendell Marshall (bass -1,3/8) Jo Jones, Art Taylor (drums) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums -1,3/8) Art Blakey (drums, vocals -1,3/8, drums -2) Carlos "Patato" Valdes, Jose Valiente (congas -1,3/8) "Sabu" Martinez (bongos, timbales, vocals -1,3/8) Ubaldo Nieto (timbales -1,3/8) Evilio Quntero (concerro, maracas, tee log -1,3/8)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, March 7, 1957
1. tk.1ToffiBlue Note BLP 1554
2. tk.4Split Skins-
3. tk.5Elephant WalkBlue Note 45-1696, BLP 1555
4. tk.6Ya YaBlue Note 45-1679, BLP 1554
5. tk.9Abdullah's DelightBlue Note 45-1696, BLP 1555
6. tk.11Buhaina ChantBlue Note BLP 1554
7. tk.12Come Out Meet Me TonightBlue Note 45-1679, BLP 1555
8. tk.13AmuckBlue Note BLP 1555
* Blue Note BLP 1554, BST 81554, CDP 7 89390 2   Art Blakey - Orgy In Rhythm, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BLP 1555, BST 81555   Art Blakey - Orgy In Rhythm, Vol. 2
* Blue Note 45-1696   Art Blakey - Abdullah's Delight / Elephant Walk
* Blue Note 45-1679   Art Blakey - Ya Ya / Come Out Meet Me Tonight

Hank Mobley Quintet

Art Farmer (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 8, 1957
tk.1Wham And They're OffBlue Note BLP 1550
tk.4Wham And They're Off (alternate take)Blue Note (Du) 1A158-83385/8, (J) BNJ-61005, CDP 7 46816 2; Mosaic MQ10-181
tk.5Funk In Deep Freeze (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 46816 2; Mosaic MQ10-181
tk.6Funk In Deep FreezeBlue Note 45-1675, BLP 1550
tk.7Startin' From ScratchBlue Note BLP 1550
tk.8StellawiseBlue Note 45-1684, BLP 1550
tk.9Bass On Balls-
tk.10Fin De L'affaire (as End Of The Affair)Blue Note 45-1675, BLP 1550
* Blue Note BLP 1550, CDP 7 46816 2   Hank Mobley Quintet
= Mosaic MQ10-181, MD6-181   The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions
* Blue Note (Du) 1A158-83385/8   Various Artists - 40 Years Of Jazz - History Of Blue Note, Box 2
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61005   Horace Silver Rare Tracks - Senor Blues
* Blue Note 45-1675   Hank Mobley - Funk In Deep Freeze / End Of The Affair
* Blue Note 45-1684   Hank Mobley - Bass On Balls / Stellawise

Lee Morgan Sextet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Gigi Gryce (alto sax, flute) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 24, 1957
tk.3Hasaan's DreamBlue Note BLP 1557
tk.5I Remember Clifford-
tk.7Mesabi Chant-
tk.10Tip-Toeing (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 46817 2; Mosaic MR6-162
tk.11Tip-ToeingBlue Note BLP 1557
tk.13Domingo-
* Blue Note BLP 1557, CDP 7 46817 2   Lee Morgan, Vol. 3
= Mosaic MR6-162, MD4-162   The Complete Blue Note Lee Morgan Fifties Sessions

Johnny Griffin Septet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) John Coltrane, Johnny Griffin, Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 6, 1957
tk.1Smokestack (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 4 99009 2
tk.2SmokestackBlue Note BLP 1559
tk.3The Way You Look Tonight-
tk.4Ball Bearing-
tk.5All The Things You Are-
* Blue Note BLP 1559, CDP 7 81559 2, 7243 4 99009 2   Johnny Griffin, Vol. 2 - A Blowing Session
= Blue Note BN-LA521-H2   Johnny Griffin, John Coltrane, Hank Mobley - Blowin' Sessions

Sonny Rollins Quintet/Quartet/Sextet

Jay Jay Johnson (trombone -1,2,4/6) Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) 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 IBlue Note 45-1687, BLP 1558, BN-LA401-H2
2. tk.4Wail MarchBlue Note BLP 1558
3. tk.6ReflectionsBlue Note BLP 1558, BN-LA401-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
4. tk.7Poor ButterflyBlue Note BLP 1558, BN-LA401-H2
5. tk.11You Stepped Out Of A DreamBlue Note 45-1687, BLP 1558, BN-LA401-H2
6. tk.12MisteriosoBlue Note BLP 1558, BN-LA401-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
* Blue Note BLP 1558, BST 81558 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 46818 2, CDP 7 81558 2, B1-ST 81558   Sonny Rollins, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BN-LA401-H2   Sonny Rollins
* Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk
* Blue Note 45-1687   Sonny Rollins - You Stepped Out Of A Dream / Why Don't I

Hank Mobley Sextet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) John Jenkins (alto sax) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 21, 1957
tk.2Easy To LoveBlue Note 45-1688, BLP 1560
tk.3Fit For A HankerBlue Note BLP 1560
tk.4Hi Groove, Low Feedback-
tk.7Time After TimeBlue Note 45-1688, BLP 1560
tk.9Dance Of The InfidelsBlue Note BLP 1560
* Blue Note BLP 1560   Hank Mobley - Hank
= Mosaic MQ10-181, MD6-181   The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions
* Blue Note 45-1688   Hank Mobley - Easy To Love / Time After Time (not released)

Sabu All Stars

Evaristo Baro (bass) Ray "Mosquito" Romero, Israel Moises "Quique" Travieso (congas) Arsenio Rodriguez (congas, guitar, vocals) "Sabu" L. Martinez (congas, bongos, vocals) Raul "Caesar" Travieso (congas, vocals) Sarah Baro, Willie Capo (vocals)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, April 28, 1957
tk.1Aggo EleguaBlue Note BLP 1561
tk.4Billumba-Palo Congo-
tk.7Choferito-Plena-
tk.8El Cumbanchero-
tk.11Tribilin Cantore-
tk.13Asabache-
tk.14Simba-
tk.15Rhapsodia Del Maravilloso-
* Blue Note BLP 1561   Sabu - Palo Congo

Horace Silver Quintet

Art Farmer (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Teddy Kotick (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 8, 1957
tk.2MetamorphosisBlue Note BLP 1562
tk.4No Smokin'Blue Note 45-1673, BLP 1562
tk.7The Back BeatBlue Note 45-1672, BLP 1562
tk.10SoulvilleBlue Note 45-1673, BLP 1562
tk.14My One And Only LoveBlue Note BLP 1562
tk.17Home Cookin'Blue Note 45-1672, BLP 1562, BN-LA402-H2
* Blue Note BLP 1562, BST 81562   Horace Silver - The Stylings Of Silver
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver
* Blue Note 45-1673   Horace Silver - Soulville / No Smokin'
* Blue Note 45-1672   Horace Silver - Home Cookin' / The Back Beat

Jimmy Smith Trio

Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, May 8, 1957
tk.3I Can't Get StartedBlue Note 45-1682, BLP 1563
tk.5The Very Thought Of YouBlue Note 45-1683, BLP 1563
tk.6Autumn In New YorkBlue Note BLP 1563
tk.10Somebody Loves MeBlue Note (J) TOCJ-1612
tk.12Old Devil MoonBlue Note BLP 1563
tk.16East Of The SunBlue Note 45-1683, BLP 1563
tk.17Penthouse SerenadeBlue Note 45-1682, BLP 1563
tk.18Jitterbug WaltzBlue Note 45-1686, BLP 1563
tk.20The Nearness Of YouBlue Note BLP 1563
* Blue Note BLP 1563, BST 81563   Jimmy Smith - Plays Pretty Just For You
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-1612   Jimmy Smith - Cherokee
* Blue Note 45-1682   Jimmy Smith - Penthouse Serenade / I Can't Get Started
* Blue Note 45-1683   Jimmy Smith - East Of The Sun / The Very Thought Of You
* Blue Note 45-1686   Jimmy Smith - There'll Never Be Another You / Jitterbug Waltz

Paul Chambers Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet -1/6) Clifford Jordan (tenor sax -1/6) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 19, 1957
1. tk.3Four StringsBlue Note BLP 1564
2. tk.4Four Strings (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 8 52441 2
3. tk.8Minor Run-DownBlue Note BLP 1564
4. tk.9Beauteous-
5. tk.12What's New-
6. tk.15The Hand Of Love-
7. tk.16Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise-
* Blue Note BLP 1564, 7243 8 52441 2   Paul Chambers Quintet

Cliff Jordan Septet

Lee Morgan (trumpet -1,4,5) Curtis Fuller (trombone -1/4) John Jenkins (alto sax) Clifford Jordan (tenor sax) Ray Bryant (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 2, 1957
1. tk.4St. JohnsBlue Note BLP 1565
2. tk.5Not Guilty-
3. tk.6Blue Shoes-
4. tk.8Beyond The Blue Horizon-
5. tk.9Ju-Ba-
* Blue Note BLP 1565   Cliff Jordan

Lou Donaldson Quintet

Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Herman Foster (piano) Peck Morrison (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Ray Barretto (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 9, 1957
tk.1Herman's MamboBlue Note 45-1681, BLP 1566, BST 81566
tk.4Peck TimeBlue Note 45-1680, BLP 1566, BST 81566
tk.6There Will Never Be Another You (mono take)Blue Note BLP 1566, (J) BNJ-61008/10
tk.7There Will Never Be Another You (stereo take)Blue Note BST 81566
tk.8Groove JunctionBlue Note BLP 1566, BST 81566
tk.10DorothyBlue Note 45-1680, BLP 1566, BST 81566
tk.11Grits And GravyBlue Note 45-1681, BLP 1566, BST 81566
tk.12I Won't Cry AnymoreBlue Note BLP 1566, BST 81566
* Blue Note BLP 1566   Lou Donaldson, Vol. 3 - Swing And Soul
* Blue Note BST 81566   Lou Donaldson, Vol. 3 - Swing And Soul
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series
* Blue Note 45-1681   Lou Donaldson - Herman's Mambo / Grits And Gravy
* Blue Note 45-1680   Lou Donaldson - Dorothy / Peck Time

Curtis Fuller Quintet

Curtis Fuller (trombone) Hank Mobley (tenor sax -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 BounceBlue Note BLP 1567
2. tk.6Soon-
3. tk.8A Lovely Way To Spend An Evening-
4. tk.10Here's To My Lady-
5. tk.12OscalypsoBlue Note 45-1690, BLP 1567
6. tk.14Hugore-
* Blue Note BLP 1567   Curtis Fuller - The Opener
* Blue Note 45-1690   Curtis Fuller - Oscalypso / Hugore

Hank Mobley Sextet

Bill Hardman (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Curtis Porter (tenor, alto sax) Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 23, 1957
tk.2Mighty Moe And Joe (alternate take)Blue Note (Du) 1A158-83391/4; Mosaic MQ10-181
tk.2/3Mighty Moe And JoeBlue Note BLP 1568
tk.5News-
tk.6Bags' Groove-
tk.8Double Exposure-
tk.10Falling In Love With Love-
* Blue Note (Du) 1A158-83391/4   Various Artists - 40 Years Of Jazz - History Of Blue Note, Box 3
* Blue Note BLP 1568   Hank Mobley
= Mosaic MQ10-181, MD6-181   The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions

Jimmy Smith Trio

Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, July 3, 1957
They Can't Take That Away From Merejected
tk.3What Is This Thing Called LoveBlue Note (J) TOCJ-1612
Perdidorejected
tk.5You Dig It-
tk.6On The Sunny Side Of The StreetBlue Note (J) TOCJ-1612
tk.8Laura-
tk.14I'm In The Mood For Love-
tk.15Things Ain't What They Used To Be-
tk.16Cherokee-
tk.17Eekin'rejected
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-1612   Jimmy Smith - Cherokee

Jimmy Smith Trio With Lou Donaldson

Lou Donaldson (alto sax -1,3/6,8) Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, July 4, 1957
1. tk.4Cha Cha JBlue Note 45-1711, (J) K18P-9280, (J) BNJ-61013
2. tk.5'Round MidnightBlue Note (J) BNJ-61013
3. tk.6Street Of Dreams-
4. tk.7Star Eyes-
5. tk.8Darn That Dream-
6. tk.9Soft Winds-
7. tk.12Doodlin'rejected
8. tk.14Hollerin' And Screamin'Blue Note (J) BNJ-61013
* Blue Note (J) K18P-9280   Jimmy Smith - The Singles
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61013   Jimmy Smith, Lou Donaldson - Jimmy Smith Trio + LD
* Blue Note 45-1711   Jimmy Smith - The Swingin' Shepherd Blues / Cha Cha J

Paul Chambers Quintet

Hank Jones (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 14, 1957
tk.3Dear Old StockholmBlue Note BLP 1569
tk.5Chasin' The Bird-
tk.6Confessin'-
tk.8The Theme-
tk.9YesterdaysBlue Note BLP 1569, (J) NP-9020C
tk.10You'd Be So Nice To Come Home ToBlue Note BLP 1569
tk.12Untitled (aka Chamber Mates)Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10, CDP 7 46533 2
* Blue Note BLP 1569, BST 81569, CDP 7 46533 2   Paul Chambers - Bass On Top
* Blue Note (J) NP-9020C   Various Artists - Blue Note Jazz
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series

Sonny Clark Sextet

Art Farmer (trumpet -1/5) Curtis Fuller (trombone -1/5) Hank Mobley (tenor sax -1/5) Sonny Clark (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 21, 1957
1. tk.2Sonny's MoodBlue Note BLP 1570
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-
* Blue Note BLP 1570   Sonny Clark - Dial "S" For Sonny

Bud Powell Quintet

Curtis Fuller (trombone -7/9) Bud Powell (piano) Paul Chambers (bass -1/5,7/9) Art Taylor (drums -1/5,7/9)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 3, 1957
1. tk.1Blue PearlBlue Note BLP 1571, (J) BNJ-27002
2. tk.2Blue Pearl (alternate take)Blue Note (J) BNJ-27002, BST 84430, (J) BNJ-61008/10, (J) TOCJ-1601
3. tk.4Keepin' In The GrooveBlue Note BLP 1571
4. tk.5Some Soul-
5. tk.6Frantic Fancies-
6. tk.7Bud On Bach-
7. tk.9Idaho-
8. tk.11Don't Blame Me-
9. tk.18Moose The Mooche-
* Blue Note BLP 1571, BST 81571, CDP 7 81571 2   The Amazing Bud Powell, Vol. 3 - Bud!
* Blue Note BST 84430   Bud Powell - Alternate Takes
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-1601   Various Artists - Blue Trails - The Rare Tracks
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-27002   Bud Powell - Blue Pearl

Curtis Fuller Quintet

Curtis Fuller (trombone -1/3,5,6) Tate Houston (baritone sax -1/4,6) Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 4, 1957
1. tk.2AlgonquinBlue Note 45-1689, BLP 1572
2. tk.5Bone And BariBlue Note BLP 1572
3. tk.7Nita's Waltz-
4. tk.8Again-
5. tk.10Heart And Soul-
6. tk.13PickupBlue Note 45-1689, BLP 1572
* Blue Note BLP 1572   Curtis Fuller, Vol. 2 - Bone And Bari
* Blue Note 45-1689   Curtis Fuller - Algonquin / Pickup (not released)

John Jenkins Quintet

John Jenkins (alto sax) Sonny Clark (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 11, 1957
tk.2Chalumeau (alternate take)unissued
tk.2/1ChalumeauBlue Note BLP 1573
tk.3From This Moment On-
tk.4Motif-
tk.5Everything I Have Is Yours-
tk.7Sharon (alternate take)unissued
tk.7/6SharonBlue Note BLP 1573
tk.9Blues For Two-
* Blue Note BLP 1573, 7243 8 52437 2   John Jenkins With Kenny Burrell

Hank Mobley Quintet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet -1/5) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Sonny Clark (piano) Jimmy Rowser (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 18, 1957
1. tk.3My ReverieBlue Note (J) BNJ-61006
2. tk.6Curtain Call-
3. tk.9On The Bright Side-
4. tk.10The Mobe-
5. tk.11Don't Get Too Hip-
6. tk.12Deep In A Dream-
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61006   Hank Mobley Quintet Featuring Sonny Clark
= Mosaic MQ10-181, MD6-181   The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions

Lee Morgan Sextet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) George Coleman (tenor, alto sax) Ray Bryant (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 25, 1957
tk.1Just By MyselfBlue Note BLP 1575
tk.4City Lights-
tk.6Tempo De Waltz-
tk.9You're Mine, You-
tk.10Kin Folks-
* Blue Note BLP 1575, BST 81575   Lee Morgan - City Lights
= Mosaic MR6-162, MD4-162   The Complete Blue Note Lee Morgan Fifties Sessions

Jimmy Smith Quintet/Sextet/Trio/Quartet

Lee Morgan (trumpet -1/4,6,8) Curtis Fuller (trombone -2/4,7,8) George Coleman (alto sax -1/4,8) Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar -1/3,6) Kenny Burrell (guitar -4,5,8) Donald Bailey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, August 25, 1957
1. tk.2J.O.S.Blue Note BLP 4011
2. tk.3What Is This Thing Called LoveBlue Note LT-992
3. tk.4Just FriendsBlue Note BLP 4002
4. tk.5CherokeeBlue Note LT-992
5. tk.6Little Girl BlueBlue Note LT-1092, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
6. tk.8'S WonderfulBlue Note (J) BNJ-50101, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
7. tk.9Blue RoomBlue Note (J) BNJ-50101
8. tk.11Blues After AllBlue Note BLP 4002
* Blue Note BLP 4011, BST 84011   Jimmy Smith - The Sermon!
* Blue Note LT-992   Jimmy Smith - Confirmation
* Blue Note BLP 4002, BST 84002   Jimmy Smith - House Party
* Blue Note LT-1092   Jimmy Smith - On The Sunny Side
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-50101   Jimmy Smith - Special Guests
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series

Sonny Clark Sextet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 1, 1957
tk.2News For LuluBlue Note BLP 1576
tk.3Sonny's CribBlue Note 45-1697, BLP 1576
tk.4Sonny's Crib (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 46819 2
tk.6Speak Low (alternate take)-
tk.7/6Speak LowBlue Note 45-1719, BLP 1576, BST 89903
tk.9With A Song In My Heart (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 46819 2
tk.10/9With A Song In My HeartBlue Note BLP 1576
tk.12Come Rain Or Come Shine-
* Blue Note BLP 1576, BST 81576, CDP 7 46819 2   Sonny Clark - Sonny's Crib
* Blue Note BST 89903   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1949-1959
= Blue Note BN-LA159-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* Blue Note 45-1697   Sonny Clark - Sonny's Crib, Part 1 & 2
* Blue Note 45-1719   John Coltrane, Sonny Clark - Speak Low / Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise

John Coltrane Sextet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Kenny Drew (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 15, 1957
tk.2Lazy Bird (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 8 53428 2
tk.3Lazy BirdBlue Note BLP 1577
tk.6Moment's NoticeBlue Note 45-1718, BLP 1577, BST 89903
tk.8Blue Train (alternate take)Blue Note (J) TOCJ-1601, 7243 8 53428 2
tk.9/8Blue TrainBlue Note 45-1691, BLP 1577, BST2 84429, (J) NP-9020C
tk.11LocomotionBlue Note BLP 1577
tk.12I'm Old Fashioned-
* Blue Note BLP 1577, BST 81577, CDP 7 46095 2, B1-ST 46095   John Coltrane - Blue Train
* Blue Note BST 89903   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1949-1959
= Blue Note BN-LA159-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BST2 84429   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 1
* Blue Note (J) NP-9020C   Various Artists - Blue Note Jazz
* Blue Note 7243 8 53428 2   John Coltrane - The Ultimate Blue Train
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-1601   Various Artists - Blue Trails - The Rare Tracks
* Blue Note 45-1718   John Coltrane - Moment's Notice, Part 1 & 2
* Blue Note 45-1691, (J) NP-2014   John Coltrane - Blue Train, Part 1 & 2

Sonny Rollins Quartet

Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano -1,2,4/6) Doug Watkins (bass -1,2,4/6) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 22, 1957
1. tk.5Tune UpBlue Note BLP 4001, BST 89903, BN-LA401-H2
2. tk.9Asiatic RaceBlue Note BLP 4001
3. tk.13Surrey With The Fringe On TopBlue Note BLP 4001, BN-LA401-H2
4. tk.15Wonderful, WonderfulBlue Note BLP 4001
5. tk.17Namely YouBlue Note BLP 4001, BN-LA401-H2
6. tk.19Blues For "Philly" JonesBlue Note BLP 4001
* Blue Note BLP 4001, BST 84001, CDP 7 84001 2   Sonny Rollins - Newk's Time
* Blue Note BST 89903   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1949-1959
= Blue Note BN-LA159-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BN-LA401-H2   Sonny Rollins

Lee Morgan Quintet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 29, 1957
tk.3Just One Of Those Things (alternate take)Mosaic MR6-162; Blue Note (J) TOCJ-1601
tk.4Just One Of Those ThingsBlue Note BLP 1578, BN-LA224-G
tk.6Heavy DipperBlue Note BLP 1578
tk.7A Night In TunisiaBlue Note 45-1692, BLP 1578
tk.9Lover ManBlue Note BLP 1578
tk.10New-Ma-
* Blue Note BLP 1578, BST 81578   Lee Morgan - The Cooker
= Mosaic MR6-162, MD4-162   The Complete Blue Note Lee Morgan Fifties Sessions
* Blue Note BN-LA224-G   Lee Morgan Memorial Album
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-1601   Various Artists - Blue Trails - The Rare Tracks
* Blue Note 45-1692   Lee Morgan - A Night In Tunisia, Part 1 & 2

Sonny Clark Trio

Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass -1/8) Philly Joe Jones (drums -1/8)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 13, 1957
1. tk.2I Didn't Know What Time It Was (alternate take)Blue Note (J) GXF-3069, CDP 7 46547 2
2. tk.3I Didn't Know What Time It WasBlue Note BLP 1579
3. tk.5Two Bass Hit (alternate take)Blue Note (J) GXF-3069, CDP 7 46547 2
4. tk.7Two Bass HitBlue Note BLP 1579
5. tk.8Be-Bop-
6. tk.9Tadd's Delight (alternate take)Blue Note (J) GXF-3069, CDP 7 46547 2
7. tk.10Tadd's DelightBlue Note BLP 1579
8. tk.11Softly, As In A Morning SunriseBlue Note 45-1719, BLP 1579
9. tk.12I'll Remember AprilBlue Note BLP 1579
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3069, (J) GXK-8157   Sonny Clark - The Art Of The Trio
= Blue Note (J) BNJ-61017   Sonny Clark Trio, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 1579, BST 81579, CDP 7 46547 2   Sonny Clark Trio
* Blue Note 45-1719   John Coltrane, Sonny Clark - Speak Low / Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise

Hank Mobley Sextet

Art Farmer (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 20, 1957
tk.3Gettin' Into SomethingBlue Note (J) GXF-3066
tk.6Poppin'-
tk.8East Of Brooklyn (aka Night Watch)-
tk.9Tune Up-
tk.12Darn That Dream-
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3066, (J) GXK-8163   Hank Mobley - Poppin'
= Mosaic MQ10-181, MD6-181   The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions

Johnny Griffin Quartet

Johnny Griffin (tenor sax) Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Dennis (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 23, 1957
tk.4It's You Or No OneBlue Note BLP 1580
tk.6I'm Glad There Is You-
tk.10Latin Quarter-
tk.11Main Spring-
tk.12I Remember YouBlue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10, CDP 7 89383 2, (J) TOCJ-1601
tk.14The CongregationBlue Note BLP 1580
* Blue Note BLP 1580, B1-89383, CDP 7 89383 2   Johnny Griffin - The Congregation
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-1601   Various Artists - Blue Trails - The Rare Tracks

Sonny Rollins Trio

Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) Donald Bailey (bass) Pete La Roca (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, afternoon set, November 3, 1957
tk.1Woody'n Yourejected
tk.2A Night In Tunisia (afternoon)Blue Note BLP 1581
tk.3I've Got You Under My SkinBlue Note BN-LA475-H2, (J) K18P-9277
tk.4What Is This Thing Called Loverejected
tk.5That Ol' Devil Moon-
* Blue Note BLP 1581, BST 81581 (pseudo stereo)   Sonny Rollins - A Night At The Village Vanguard
* Blue Note BN-LA475-H2   Sonny Rollins - More From The Vanguard
* Blue Note (J) K18P-9277, (J) BNJ-61014   Sonny Rollins - A Night At The Village Vanguard, Vol. 2

Sonny Rollins Trio

Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) Wilbur Ware (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, evening set, November 3, 1957
tk.6A Night In Tunisia (evening)Blue Note BN-LA475-H2, (J) K18P-9277
tk.7Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise (alternate take)-
tk.8FourBlue Note BN-LA475-H2, (J) K18P-9278
tk.9Woody'n You-
tk.10That Ol' Devil MoonBlue Note BLP 1581
tk.11What Is This Thing Called LoveBlue Note BN-LA475-H2, (J) K18P-9277
tk.12Softly, As In A Morning SunriseBlue Note BLP 1581
tk.13Sonnymoon For TwoBlue Note 45-1698, BLP 1581
tk.14I Can't Get StartedBlue Note BLP 1581
tk.15I'll Remember AprilBlue Note BN-LA475-H2, (J) K18P-9278
tk.16Get Happy (long version)-
tk.17Striver's RowBlue Note BLP 1581, BN-LA401-H2
tk.18All The Things You AreBlue Note BN-LA475-H2, (J) K18P-9278
tk.19Get Happy (short version)-
tk.20Striver's Rowrejected
* Blue Note BN-LA475-H2   Sonny Rollins - More From The Vanguard
* Blue Note (J) K18P-9277, (J) BNJ-61014   Sonny Rollins - A Night At The Village Vanguard, Vol. 2
* Blue Note (J) K18P-9278, (J) BNJ-61015   Sonny Rollins - A Night At The Village Vanguard, Vol. 3
* Blue Note BLP 1581, BST 81581 (pseudo stereo)   Sonny Rollins - A Night At The Village Vanguard
* Blue Note BN-LA401-H2   Sonny Rollins
* Blue Note 45-1698   Sonny Rollins - Sonnymoon For Two, Part 1 & 2

Cliff Jordan Quintet

Art Farmer (trumpet -1/5) Clifford Jordan (tenor sax) Sonny Clark (piano) George Tucker (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 10, 1957
1. tk.1ConfirmationBlue Note BLP 1582
2. tk.4Anthropology-
3. tk.7Soul-Lo BluesBlue Note 45-1699, BLP 1582
4. tk.9LaconiaBlue Note BLP 1582
5. tk.11Cliff Craft-
6. tk.13Sophisticated Lady-
* Blue Note BLP 1582   Cliff Jordan - Cliff Craft
* Blue Note 45-1699   Cliff Jordan - Soul-Lo Blues, Part 1 & 2 (not released)

Jimmy Smith Trio

Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
"Smalls Paradise", Harlem, NY, November 15, 1957
tk.1ImaginationBlue Note BLP 1586
tk.2Walkin'Blue Note 7243 4 99777 2
tk.3My Funny ValentineBlue Note BLP 1585
tk.4It's Only A Paper MoonBlue Note 7243 4 99777 2
tk.5I Can't Give You Nothing-
tk.6LauraBlue Note BLP 1585
tk.7IndianaBlue Note BLP 1586
tk.8Body And Soul-
tk.9The ChampBlue Note 7243 4 99777 2
tk.10Lover ManBlue Note 45-1704, BLP 1586
tk.11Slightly MonkishBlue Note BLP 1585
tk.12Lover Manrejected
tk.13After HoursBlue Note 45-1703, BLP 1585
tk.14Just FriendsBlue Note 45-1704, BLP 1586
tk.15Rhapsody In Bluerejected
tk.16Indiana-
* Blue Note BLP 1586   Jimmy Smith - Groovin' At Smalls' Paradise, Vol. 2
= Blue Note 7243 4 99777 2   Jimmy Smith - Groovin' At Smalls' Paradise
* Blue Note BLP 1585   Jimmy Smith - Groovin' At Smalls' Paradise, Vol. 1
= Blue Note 7243 4 99777 2   Jimmy Smith - Groovin' At Smalls' Paradise
* Blue Note 45-1704   Jimmy Smith - Just Friends / Lover Man
* Blue Note 45-1703   Jimmy Smith - After Hours, Part 1 & 2

Lee Morgan Quartet

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 YouBlue Note BLP 1590
tk.7Personality-
tk.14All At Once, You Love Her (as Untitled Morgan Tune)Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10, CDP 7 46508 2; Mosaic MR6-162
Who Do You Love, I Hoperejected
* Blue Note BLP 1590, CDP 7 46508 2   Lee Morgan - Candy
= Sunset SUS 5263   Lee Morgan - All The Way
= Mosaic MR6-162, MD4-162   The Complete Blue Note Lee Morgan Fifties Sessions
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series

Jimmy Smith Trio

Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, November 20, 1957
tk.2Our Love Is Here To StayBlue Note (J) TOCJ-1615
tk.4Lonesome Road-
tk.5Margie-
tk.9Diane-
tk.10Blue Lou-
tk.11Taking A Chance On Love-
tk.12Danny Boy-
tk.13I Want A Little Girl-
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-1615   Jimmy Smith - Lonesome Road

Thelonious Monk Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) Thelonious Monk (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, early show, November 29, 1957
Monk's MoodBlue Note 0946 3 35173 2 5
Evidence-
Crepuscule With Nellie-
Nutty-
Epistrophy-
* Blue Note 0946 3 35173 2 5; Mosaic MQ1-231   Thelonious Monk Quartet With John Coltrane At Carnegie Hall

Thelonious Monk Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) Thelonious Monk (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums): same personnel
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, late show, November 29, 1957
Bye-YaBlue Note 0946 3 35173 2 5
Sweet And Lovely-
Blue Monk-
Epistrophy (incomplete)-
* Blue Note 0946 3 35173 2 5; Mosaic MQ1-231   Thelonious Monk Quartet With John Coltrane At Carnegie Hall

Curtis Fuller - Art Farmer Quintet

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.3QuantraleBlue Note 45-1702, BLP 1583
tk.4Two Quarters Of A Mile-
tk.6Little MessengerBlue Note BLP 1583
tk.8Too Late Now-
tk.9Jeanie-
tk.12Carvon-
* Blue Note BLP 1583, (J) BRP-8044   Curtis Fuller, Vol. 3
* Blue Note 45-1702   Curtis Fuller - Quantrale / Two Quarters Of A Mile (not released)

Sonny Clark Quintet

Clifford Jordan (tenor sax) Sonny Clark (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Pete La Roca (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 8, 1957
tk.4Minor MeetingBlue Note BLP 1592
tk.6Eastern Incident-
tk.10Little Sonny-
* Blue Note BLP 1592   Sonny Clark Quintet (not released)
= Blue Note (J) LNJ-70093, (J) BNJ-61016, (J) BRP-8049   Sonny Clark Quintet
= Blue Note (J) K18P-9279   Sonny Clark - Cool Struttin', Vol. 2

Lou Donaldson Sextet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Sonny Clark (piano) George Joyner (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 15, 1957
tk.4Groovin' HighBlue Note BLP 1591
tk.5Strollin' In-
tk.6SputnikBlue Note 45-1713, BLP 1591
tk.8Dewey SquareBlue Note BLP 1591
* Blue Note BLP 1591   Lou Donaldson - Lou Takes Off
* Blue Note 45-1713   Lou Donaldson - Sputnik, Part 1 & 2

1958

Sonny Clark Quintet

Art Farmer (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto sax) Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 5, 1958
tk.1Blue MinorBlue Note BLP 1588, (J) NP-2008, (J) NP-9020C
tk.2Cool Struttin'Blue Note 45-1714, BLP 1588, (J) NP-9020C
tk.4Royal FlushBlue Note BLP 1592, CDP 7 46513 2
tk.5Sippin' At BellsBlue Note BLP 1588
tk.6Deep Night-
tk.7LoverBlue Note BLP 1592, CDP 7 46513 2
* Blue Note BLP 1588, BST 81588, CDP 7 46513 2   Sonny Clark - Cool Struttin'
* Blue Note (J) NP-9020C   Various Artists - Blue Note Jazz
* Blue Note BLP 1592   Sonny Clark Quintet (not released)
= Blue Note (J) LNJ-70093, (J) BNJ-61016, (J) BRP-8049   Sonny Clark Quintet
= Blue Note (J) K18P-9279   Sonny Clark - Cool Struttin', Vol. 2
* Blue Note (J) NP-2008   Sonny Clark - Blue Minor, Part 1 & 2
* Blue Note 45-1714, (J) NP-2016   Sonny Clark - Cool Struttin', Part 1 & 2

Horace Silver Quintet

Art Farmer (trumpet -1,3/6) Clifford Jordan (tenor sax -1,3/6) Horace Silver (piano) Teddy Kotick (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 13, 1958
1. tk.3The OutlawBlue Note 45-1705, BLP 1589
2. tk.9Melancholy MoodBlue Note BLP 1589, BN-LA474-H2
3. tk.10MoonraysBlue Note BLP 1589
4. tk.12Ill Wind-
5. tk.16Pyramid-
6. tk.21SafariBlue Note 45-1705, BLP 1589
* Blue Note BLP 1589, BST 81589   Horace Silver - Further Explorations
* Blue Note BN-LA474-H2   Horace Silver - The Trio Sides
* Blue Note 45-1705   Horace Silver - Safari / The Outlaw

Curtis Fuller Quintet

Curtis Fuller, Slide Hampton (trombone) Sonny Clark (piano) George Tucker (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 22, 1958
tk.2Pajama TopsBlue Note (J) GXF-3064
tk.3Slide's Ride-
tk.6Loquacious Lady-
tk.10Mean Jean-
tk.14Fuss Budget-
tk.15Oatmeal Cookie-
tk.17Da-Baby-
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3064, (J) GXK-8166   Curtis Fuller - Two Bones

Lee Morgan Quartet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Sonny Clark (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 2, 1958
tk.5Who Do You Love, I HopeBlue Note BLP 1590
tk.9CandyBlue Note BLP 1590, (J) NP-9020C
tk.12C.T.A.Blue Note BLP 1590
tk.14All The Way-
* Blue Note BLP 1590, CDP 7 46508 2   Lee Morgan - Candy
= Sunset SUS 5263   Lee Morgan - All The Way
= Mosaic MR6-162, MD4-162   The Complete Blue Note Lee Morgan Fifties Sessions
* Blue Note (J) NP-9020C   Various Artists - Blue Note Jazz

Hank Mobley - Lee Morgan Quintet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 9, 1958
tk.2High And Flighty (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 81574 2; Mosaic MQ10-181
tk.3High And FlightyBlue Note BLP 1574; Mosaic MQ10-181
tk.4Stretchin' Out (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 81574 2; Mosaic MQ10-181
tk.5Stretchin' OutBlue Note BLP 1574; Mosaic MQ10-181
tk.6Peckin' Time-
tk.10Git-Go Blues-
tk.11Speak Low-
tk.12Speak Low (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 81574 2; Mosaic MQ10-181
* Mosaic MQ10-181, MD6-181   The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions
* Blue Note BLP 1574, CDP 7 81574 2   Hank Mobley, Lee Morgan - Peckin' Time

Jimmy Smith Quartet

Lou Donaldson (alto sax -3,4) Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, February 25, 1958
1.No Way Outrejected
2.unknown title-
3. tk.5Lover ManBlue Note BLP 4002, BN-LA400-H2
4.Strike Up The Bandrejected
* Blue Note BLP 4002, BST 84002   Jimmy Smith - House Party
* Blue Note BN-LA400-H2   Jimmy Smith

Jimmy Smith Sextet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto sax -1,2,4) Tina Brooks (tenor sax -1,2,4) Jimmy Smith (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Art Blakey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, February 25, 1958
1. tk.12ConfirmationBlue Note LT-992
2. tk.13Au PrivaveBlue Note BLP 4002
3. tk.14FlamingoBlue Note BLP 4011, BST 89901
4. tk.15The SermonBlue Note 45-1879, BLP 4011, BST 89901, BN-LA400-H2, (J) NP-9020C
* Blue Note LT-992   Jimmy Smith - Confirmation
* Blue Note BLP 4002, BST 84002   Jimmy Smith - House Party
* Blue Note BLP 4011, BST 84011   Jimmy Smith - The Sermon!
* Blue Note BST 89901   Jimmy Smith's Greatest Hits
* Blue Note BN-LA400-H2   Jimmy Smith
* Blue Note (J) NP-9020C   Various Artists - Blue Note Jazz
* Blue Note 45-1879   Jimmy Smith - The Sermon, Part 1 & 2

Jimmy Smith Trio

Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar -1,2,7/11) Kenny Burrell (guitar -3/6) Donald Bailey (drums -1,2,7/11) Philly Joe Jones (drums -3/6)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, February 26, 1958
1. tk.3Fugueing The Bluesrejected
2. tk.4Ham And Eggs-
3. tk.5It Could Happen To YouBlue Note BLP 4200
4. tk.6Hackensack-
5. tk.7These Foolish Things-
6. tk.8Sometimes I'm Happy-
7. tk.10Someone To Watch Over Me-
8. tk.12Home Cookin' (aka Ode To Philly Joe)-
9. tk.14September Songrejected
10. tk.16Ham And Eggs-
11. tk.18Fugueing The Blues-
* Blue Note BLP 4200, BST 84200   Jimmy Smith - Softly As A Summer Breeze

Cannonball Adderley's Five Stars

Miles Davis (trumpet -1/5) Cannonball Adderley (alto sax) Hank Jones (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 9, 1958
1. tk.2Autumn LeavesBlue Note 45-1737, BLP 1595, (J) NP-9020C, (J) BNJ-27001
2. tk.3Love For SaleBlue Note BLP 1595
3. tk.4Somethin' ElseBlue Note 45-1738, BLP 1595, BST2 84433, (J) NP-9020C
4. tk.6One For Daddy-OBlue Note 45-1739, BLP 1595
5. tk.7Alison's Uncle (aka Bangoon)Blue Note (J) BNJ-27001, (J) BNJ-61008/10, CDP 7 46338 2, (J) TOCJ-1601
6. tk.11Dancing In The DarkBlue Note BLP 1595
* Blue Note BLP 1595, BST 81595, BN-LA169-F, CDP 7 46338 2, B1-ST 46338   Cannonball Adderley - Somethin' Else
* Blue Note (J) NP-9020C   Various Artists - Blue Note Jazz
* Blue Note BST2 84433   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 2
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-1601   Various Artists - Blue Trails - The Rare Tracks
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-27001   Cannonball Adderley - Alison's Uncle
* Blue Note 45-1737, (J) NP-2004   Cannonball Adderley - Autumn Leaves, Part 1 & 2
* Blue Note 45-1738, (J) NP-2013   Cannonball Adderley - Somethin' Else, Part 1 & 2
* Blue Note 45-1739   Cannonball Adderley - One For Daddy-O, Part 1 & 2

Tina Brooks Quintet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Tina Brooks (tenor sax) Sonny Clark (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 16, 1958
tk.3Minor Move (alternate take)Blue Note (J) TOCJ-1601
tk.7The Way You Look TonightBlue Note (J) GXF-3072
tk.9Nutville-
tk.10Star Eyes-
tk.11Everything Happens To Me-
tk.15Minor Move-
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3072, (J) GXK-8162, (J) BRP-8043   Tina Brooks - Minor Move
= Mosaic MR4-106   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of The Tina Brooks Quintets
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-1601   Various Artists - Blue Trails - The Rare Tracks

Bennie Green Quintet

Bennie Green (trombone) Charlie Rouse (tenor sax) Joe Knight (piano) George Tucker (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 23, 1958
tk.2I Love YouBlue Note 45-1706, BLP 1587
tk.4Melba's MoodBlue Note 45-1707, BLP 1587
tk.8Just Friends-
tk.12Green StreetBlue Note BLP 1587
tk.13Bennie Blows The Blues-
tk.15You're Mine, YouBlue Note 45-1706, BLP 1587
* Blue Note BLP 1587, BST 81587   Bennie Green - Back On The Scene
* Blue Note 45-1706   Bennie Green - I Love You / You're Mine, You
* Blue Note 45-1707   Bennie Green - Just Friends / Melba's Mood

Louis Smith Quintet

Louis Smith (trumpet) Charlie Rouse (tenor sax) Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 30, 1958
tk.1Bakin' (aka Tunesmith)Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10
tk.8There Will Never Be Another YouBlue Note BLP 1594
tk.11Au PrivaveBlue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10
tk.13SmithvilleBlue Note 45-1715, BLP 1594
tk.16Embraceable YouBlue Note BLP 1594
tk.17Later-
tk.18Wetu-
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series
* Blue Note BLP 1594   Louis Smith - Smithville
* Blue Note 45-1715   Louis Smith - Smithville, Part 1 & 2

Jimmy Smith Quintet

Lou Donaldson (alto sax -2/5) Tina Brooks (tenor sax -5) Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
"Smalls Paradise", Harlem, NY, 1st set, April 7, 1958
1. tk.1Small's Minorrejected
2. tk.2What's NewBlue Note CDP 7 84441 2
3. tk.3Fugueing The Bluesrejected
4. tk.4Red Sails In The Sunset-
5. tk.5Cool BluesBlue Note LT-1054
* Blue Note LT-1054, CDP 7 84441 2   Jimmy Smith - Cool Blues

Jimmy Smith Quartet

Lou Donaldson (alto sax -4,5) Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
"Smalls Paradise", Harlem, NY, 2nd set, April 7, 1958
1. tk.6September Songrejected
2. tk.7Yesterdays-
3. tk.8Small's MinorBlue Note CDP 7 84441 2
4. tk.9Once In A While-
5. tk.10Bye Bye Blackbirdrejected
* Blue Note CDP 7 84441 2   Jimmy Smith - Cool Blues

Jimmy Smith Quintet

Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Tina Brooks (tenor sax -1/3) Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Art Blakey (drums -1/3) Donald Bailey (drums -4)
"Smalls Paradise", Harlem, NY, 3rd set, April 7, 1958
1. tk.11A Night In TunisiaBlue Note LT-1054
2. tk.12Dark Eyes-
3. tk.13Groovin' At Small's-
4. tk.14Mary Annrejected
* Blue Note LT-1054, CDP 7 84441 2   Jimmy Smith - Cool Blues

Bennie Green Sextet

Bennie Green (trombone, vocals) Gene Ammons, Billy Root (tenor sax) Sonny Clark (piano) Ike Isaacs (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Babs Gonzales (vocals -2,4,5)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 28, 1958
1. tk.2Lullaby Of The DoomedBlue Note 45-1709, BLP 1599, BST 81599
2. tk.5We Wanna Cook-
3. tk.9That's AllBlue Note 45-1708, BLP 1599, BST 81599
4. tk.12Soul Strrin' (stereo take)Blue Note BST 81599, 7243 8 59381 2
5. tk.12/13Soul Strrin' (mono take)Blue Note 45-1708, BLP 1599, (J) BNJ-61008/10
6. tk.15B.G. MamboBlue Note BLP 1599, BST 81599
7. tk.19Black Pearl-
* Blue Note BLP 1599, 7243 8 59381 2   Bennie Green - Soul Stirrin'
* Blue Note BST 81599   Bennie Green - Soul Stirrin'
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series
* Blue Note 45-1709   Bennie Green - We Wanna Cook / Lullaby Of The Doomed
* Blue Note 45-1708   Bennie Green - Soul Strrin' / That's All

Kenny Burrell Septet

Louis Smith (trumpet) Tina Brooks (tenor sax -1,2,4) Junior Cook (tenor sax -1,2,4,5) Duke Jordan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Sam Jones (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, May 14, 1958
1. tk.1I Never KnewBlue Note (J) GXF-3070, (J) BNJ-61008/10
2. tk.2Scotch BluesBlue Note BLP 1596
3. tk.4The Man I LoveBlue Note BLP 1597
4. tk.8Yes BabyBlue Note 45-1716, BLP 1596
5. tk.9PhinupiBlue Note BLP 1597
Louis Smith (trumpet -1,3,4) Tina Brooks, Junior Cook (tenor sax -1,3,4) Bobby Timmons (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Sam Jones (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
1. tk.10Chuckin'-
2. tk.11Autumn In New YorkBlue Note BLP 1596
3. tk.12Rock SaltBlue Note 45-1717, BLP 1597
4. tk.14CaravanBlue Note BLP 1596
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3070, (J) GXK-8155   Kenny Burrell - Swingin'
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series
* Blue Note BLP 1596, BST 81596   Kenny Burrell - Blue Lights, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BLP 1597, BST 81597   Kenny Burrell - Blue Lights, Vol. 2
* Blue Note 45-1716   Kenny Burrell - Yes Baby, Part 1 & 2
* Blue Note 45-1717   Kenny Burrell - Rock Salt, Part 1 & 2

Bud Powell Trio

Bud Powell (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 24, 1958
tk.4John's Abbey (alternate take)Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10, BST 84430, CDP 7 46820 2
tk.5Sub City (alternate take)Blue Note BLP 1598
tk.8Sub City-
tk.9John's Abbey-
tk.10Buster Rides AgainBlue Note 45-1712, BLP 1598
tk.11Dry Soul-
tk.12MarmaladeBlue Note BLP 1598
tk.14Monopoly-
tk.16Time Waits-
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series
* Blue Note BST 84430   Bud Powell - Alternate Takes
* Blue Note BLP 1598, BST 81598, CDP 7 46820 2   The Amazing Bud Powell, Vol. 4 - Time Waits
* Blue Note 45-1712   Bud Powell - Buster Rides Again / Dry Soul

Bill Henderson With Horace Silver Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Bill Henderson (vocals -2)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 15, 1958
1. tk.9Tippin'Blue Note 45-1710, BN-LA945-H, (J) BNJ-61005
2. tk.11Senor Blues (vocal version)-
* Blue Note BN-LA945-H   Horace Silver - Sterling Silver
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61005   Horace Silver Rare Tracks - Senor Blues
* Blue Note 45-1710   Bill Henderson, Horace Silver - Senor Blues / Tippin'

Jimmy Smith Trio

Jimmy Smith (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 15, 1958
tk.2Bye Bye BlackbirdBlue Note LT-1092
tk.3September Song-
tk.7Since I Fell For YouBlue Note 45-1769, LT-1092
tk.9Since I Fell For You (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 8 53360 2
tk.10Just A Lucky So And SoBlue Note LT-1092
tk.11Motorin' AlongBlue Note 45-1769, BLP 4050
tk.14RubyBlue Note LT-1092
tk.15Motorin' Along (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 8 53360 2
* Blue Note LT-1092   Jimmy Smith - On The Sunny Side
* Blue Note BLP 4050, BST 84050, 7243 8 53360 2   Jimmy Smith - Home Cookin'
* Blue Note 45-1769   Jimmy Smith - Motorin' Along / Since I Fell For You

Jimmy Smith Quartet

Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Jimmy Smith (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Art Blakey (drums -1/3) Donald Bailey (drums -4/6)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 16, 1958
1. tk.3St. Louis BluesBlue Note 7243 5 21435 2
2. tk.8The Swingin' Shepherd BluesBlue Note 45-1711, (J) K18P-9280
3. tk.9Blues, No. 1Blue Note 7243 5 21435 2
4. tk.10Blues, No. 2-
5. tk.14Blues, No. 3-
6. tk.16Blues, No. 4-
* Blue Note (J) K18P-9280   Jimmy Smith - The Singles
* Blue Note 7243 5 21435 2   Jimmy Smith - Six Views Of The Blues
* Blue Note 45-1711   Jimmy Smith - The Swingin' Shepherd Blues / Cha Cha J

Lou Donaldson Quintet

Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Herman Foster (piano) Peck Morrison (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Ray Barretto (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 28, 1958
tk.2Play, RayBlue Note 45-1721, BLP 1593
tk.5The Masquerade Is OverBlue Note 45-1720, BLP 1593
tk.10Autumn NocturneBlue Note 45-1721, BLP 1593
tk.11Callin' All CatsBlue Note BLP 1593
tk.13Move-
tk.15Blues WalkBlue Note 45-1720, BLP 1593, BST 89903, BST2 84429
* Blue Note BLP 1593, BST 81593, CDP 7 46525 2   Lou Donaldson - Blues Walk
* Blue Note BST 89903   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1949-1959
= Blue Note BN-LA159-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BST2 84429   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 1
* Blue Note 45-1721   Lou Donaldson - Play, Ray / Autumn Nocturne
* Blue Note 45-1720   Lou Donaldson - Blues Walk / The Masquerade Is Over

Dizzy Reece Sextet

Dizzy Reece (trumpet -1/3,5/8) Donald Byrd (trumpet -3,6/8) Tubby Hayes (tenor sax -1/4,6/8) Terry Shannon (piano) Lloyd Thompson (bass) Art Taylor (drums) Tony Hall (producer)
Decca Studios, London, England, August 24, 1958
1. 1001Blues In TrinityBlue Note BLP 4006
2. 1002Color Blind-
3. 1003Just A PennyBlue Note 7243 8 32093 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
4. 1004'Round MidnightBlue Note BLP 4006
5. 1005I Had The Craziest Dream-
6. 1006EbooBlue Note 7243 8 32093 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
7. 1007Close-UpBlue Note BLP 4006
8. 1008Shepherd's Serenade-
* Blue Note BLP 4006, B1-32093, 7243 8 32093 2   Dizzy Reece - Blues In Trinity
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series

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 MeBlue Note 45-1722, BLP 1600
tk.6Both SidesBlue Note 45-1723, BLP 1600
tk.8BobbyBlue Note (J) BNJ-61019, CDP 7 46531 2
tk.9Mo-GeBlue Note 45-1723, (J) BNJ-61019, CDP 7 46531 2
tk.10Angel EyesBlue Note 45-1724, BLP 4014
tk.12TenderlyBlue Note 45-1722, BLP 1600
tk.15Soft TouchBlue Note (J) BNJ-61019, CDP 7 46531 2
tk.17It's NiceBlue Note 45-1724, BLP 1600
tk.18Falling In Love With LoveBlue Note BLP 4014
* Blue Note BLP 1600, BST 81600, CDP 7 46531 2   Introducing The Three Sounds
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61019   Introducing The Three Sounds, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 4014, BST 84014   The Three Sounds - Bottoms Up!
* Blue Note 45-1722   The Three Sounds - Tenderly / Willow Weep For Me
* Blue Note 45-1723   The Three Sounds - Both Sides / Mo-Ge
* Blue Note 45-1724   The Three Sounds - It's Nice / Angel Eyes

The Three Sounds

Gene Harris (piano, celeste) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Bill Dowdy (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 28, 1958
tk.2Don't Get Around Much AnymoreBlue Note (J) BNJ-61019, CDP 7 46531 2
tk.4O Sole MioBlue Note 45-1725, BLP 1600
tk.7Blue Bells-
tk.11Time After TimeBlue Note 45-1726, BLP 4014
tk.12Woody'n YouBlue Note BLP 1600
tk.14It Might As Well Be SpringBlue Note (J) BNJ-61019, CDP 7 46531 2
tk.16Goin' Home (alternate take)-
tk.18Goin' HomeBlue Note 45-1726, BLP 1600
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61019   Introducing The Three Sounds, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 1600, BST 81600, CDP 7 46531 2   Introducing The Three Sounds
* Blue Note BLP 4014, BST 84014   The Three Sounds - Bottoms Up!
* Blue Note 45-1725   The Three Sounds - Blue Bells / O Sole Mio
* Blue Note 45-1726   The Three Sounds - Goin' Home / Time After Time

Bill Henderson With Jimmy Smith Trio

Jimmy Smith (organ) Ray Crawford (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums) Bill Henderson (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 14, 1958
tk.13Willow Weep For MeBlue Note 45-1728, (J) K18P-9280
tk.19Ain't No UseBlue Note 45-1727, (J) K18P-9280
tk.23Angel Eyes-
tk.26Ain't That LoveBlue Note 45-1728, (J) K18P-9280
* Blue Note (J) K18P-9280   Jimmy Smith - The Singles
* Blue Note 45-1728   Bill Henderson, Jimmy Smith - Ain't That Love / Willow Weep For Me
* Blue Note 45-1727   Bill Henderson, Jimmy Smith - Ain't No Use / Angel Eyes

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 30, 1958
tk.1Are You RealBlue Note BLP 4003
tk.2Moanin' (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 46516 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.4Moanin'Blue Note 45-1735, BLP 4003, (F) BST 84383, BST2 84429, BST 89903, (J) NP-9020C
tk.7/9/12/14The Drum Thunder SuiteBlue Note BLP 4003
tk.16Along Came BettyBlue Note 45-1736, BLP 4003
tk.19Blues MarchBlue Note 45-1736, BLP 4003, (F) BST 84383, BST2 84433
tk.21Come Rain Or Come ShineBlue Note BLP 4003
* Blue Note BLP 4003, BST 84003, CDP 7 46516 2, B1-ST 46516   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Moanin'
* Blue Note (F) BST 84383   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Greatest Hits
* Blue Note BST2 84429   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BST 89903   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1949-1959
= Blue Note BN-LA159-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* Blue Note (J) NP-9020C   Various Artists - Blue Note Jazz
* Blue Note BST2 84433   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 2
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series
* Blue Note 45-1735, (J) NP-2002   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Moanin', Part 1 & 2
* Blue Note 45-1736, (J) NP-2003   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Blues March / Along Came Betty

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers + 3

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Art Blakey, Philly Joe Jones (drums, timpani) Ray Barretto (congas)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, November 2, 1958
tk.4Let's Take 16 BarsBlue Note 7243 5 21455 2
tk.6Moose The Mooche-
tk.7Drums In The Rain-
tk.11Lee's Tune-
tk.13Blakey's Blues-
tk.15Lover-
* Blue Note 7243 5 21455 2   Art Blakey - Drums Around The Corner

Art Blakey Percussion Ensemble

Donald Byrd (trumpet -2/5) Ray Bryant (piano -1/5,8) Wendell Marshall (bass -1/6,8) Art Taylor (drums) Art Blakey (drums, chant) Philly Joe Jones (drums, chant, vocals) Ray Barretto, Victor Gonzales, Julio Martinez, "Sabu" Martinez, Chonguito Vincente (bongos, congas) Fred Pagani (timbales) Andy Delannoy (maracas) Austin Cromer, Hal Rasheed (chant)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, November 9, 1958
1. tk.2AghanoBlue Note BLP 4004
2. tk.3The Feast-
3. tk.4ReflectionBlue Note BLP 4005
4. tk.7MirageBlue Note BLP 4004
5. tk.8Swingin' KiltsBlue Note BLP 4005
6. tk.9Dinga-
7. tk.12O' Tinde-
8. tk.13Lamento AfricanoBlue Note BLP 4004
* Blue Note BLP 4004, BST 84004   Art Blakey - Holiday For Skins, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BLP 4005, BST 84005   Art Blakey - Holiday For Skins, Vol. 2

Sonny Clark Trio

Sonny Clark (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Wes Landers (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 16, 1958
tk.3Black VelvetBlue Note 45-1731, (J) LNJ-70079, (J) GXF-3069
tk.4I'm Just A Lucky So And SoBlue Note 45-1730, (J) LNJ-70079, (J) GXF-3069
tk.5Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To YouBlue Note 45-1731, (J) GXF-3069
tk.6Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You (alternate take)Blue Note (J) LNJ-70079, (J) GXF-3051, (J) BNJ-61017
tk.8Ain't No UseBlue Note 45-1730, (J) LNJ-70079, (J) GXF-3069
tk.9The Breeze And IBlue Note 45-1729, (J) LNJ-70079, (J) GXF-3069
tk.13I Can't Give You Anything But Love-
* Blue Note (J) LNJ-70079   Sonny Clark, Wynton Kelly - The Immortal Session From Blue Note
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3069, (J) GXK-8157   Sonny Clark - The Art Of The Trio
= Blue Note (J) BNJ-61017   Sonny Clark Trio, Vol. 2
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3051, (J) GXK-8156   Sonny Clark - Blues In The Night
* Blue Note 45-1731   Sonny Clark - Gee Baby / Black Velvet
* Blue Note 45-1730   Sonny Clark - Lucky So And So / Ain't No Use
* Blue Note 45-1729   Sonny Clark - I Can't Give You Anything But Love / The Breeze And I

Bennie Green Quintet

Bennie Green (trombone) Eddie Williams (tenor sax) Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jerry Segal (drums) Babs Gonzales (vocals -5,6)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 23, 1958
1. tk.6On The Street Where You LiveBlue Note 45-1732, (J) GXF-3063
2. tk.9Can't We Be FriendsBlue Note 45-1734, (J) GXF-3063
3. tk.13Minor Revelation-
4. tk.14Why Do I Love YouBlue Note (J) GXF-3063
5. tk.15Encore (45 take)Blue Note 45-1733, (J) GXF-3063, CDP 7 84464 2
6. tk.16Encore (LP take) (alternate take)Blue Note (J) BNJ-61020, CDP 7 84464 2
7. tk.19Bye Bye BlackbirdBlue Note 45-1732, (J) GXF-3063
8. tk.21It's GroovyBlue Note (J) GXF-3063
9. tk.22Ain't Nothin' But BluesBlue Note 45-1733, (J) GXF-3063
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3063, (J) GXK-8165   Bennie Green - Minor Revelation
= Blue Note (J) BNJ-61020   Bennie Green - The 45 Session
* Blue Note CDP 7 84464 2   Babs Gonzales - Weird Lullaby
* Blue Note 45-1732   Bennie Green - Bye Bye Blackbird / On The Street Where You Live
* Blue Note 45-1734   Bennie Green - Minor Revelation / Can't We Be Friends
* Blue Note 45-1733   Bennie Green - Encore / Ain't Nothin' But Blues

Sonny Clark Trio

Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Wes Landers (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 7, 1958
tk.3Can't We Be FriendsBlue Note (J) GXF-3051, (J) BNJ-61018
tk.4I Cover The Waterfront-
tk.8Somebody Loves Me-
tk.9Blues In The Night-
tk.10Blues In The Night (alternate take)-
tk.12All Of You-
tk.14Dancing In The Dark-
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3051, (J) GXK-8156   Sonny Clark - Blues In The Night
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61018   Sonny Clark Trio, Vol. 3

Lou Donaldson Quintet

Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Herman Foster (piano) Peck Morrison (bass) Jimmy Wormworth (drums) Ray Barretto (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 14, 1958
tk.1Walkin' By The RiverBlue Note BLP 4053
tk.6Green Eyes-
tk.7Light Foot-
tk.9Hog MawBlue Note 45-1806, BLP 4053
tk.11Jump Upunissued
tk.12Mary AnnBlue Note BLP 4053
tk.13Day DreamsBlue Note 45-1806, BLP 4053
tk.14Stella By StarlightBlue Note BLP 4053
tk.17Stella By Starlight (alternate take)Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44
* Blue Note BLP 4053, BST 84053   Lou Donaldson - Light Foot
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series
* Blue Note 45-1806   Lou Donaldson - Hog Maw / Day Dreams

Donald Byrd Sextet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto sax -1,2,4/6) Pepper Adams (baritone sax -1,2,4/6) Wynton Kelly (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 21, 1958
1. tk.3Sudwest FunkBlue Note BLP 4007
2. tk.4Lover Come Back To Me-
3. tk.6When Your Lover Has Gone-
4. tk.8Off To The Races (aka The Long Two/Four)-
5. tk.10Paul's Pal-
6. tk.12Down Tempo-
* Blue Note BLP 4007, BST 84007   Donald Byrd - Off To The Races

Bud Powell Trio

Bud Powell (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 29, 1958
tk.1The Scene ChangesBlue Note BLP 4009, (J) NP-2009
tk.3Down With ItBlue Note BLP 4009
tk.4Comin' Up (alternate take)Blue Note BST 84430, CDP 7 46529 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.6Comin' UpBlue Note BLP 4009
tk.9Duid Deed-
tk.10Cleopatra's DreamBlue Note BLP 4009, (J) NP-2009, (J) NP-9020C, (J) BNJ-27002
tk.12Gettin' ThereBlue Note BLP 4009
tk.14Crossin' The Channel-
tk.16Danceland-
tk.17Borderick-
* Blue Note BLP 4009, BST 84009, CDP 7 46529 2   The Amazing Bud Powell, Vol. 5 - The Scene Changes
* Blue Note BST 84430   Bud Powell - Alternate Takes
* Blue Note (J) NP-9020C   Various Artists - Blue Note Jazz
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-27002   Bud Powell - Blue Pearl
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