Blue Note Records Discography: 1963-1964

1963

Kenny Burrell Quintet

Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone -1/5) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Major Holley Jr. (bass -1/8) Bill English (drums -1/8) Ray Barretto (congas -1/4,6,7)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 8, 1963
1. tk.10Kenny's SoundBlue Note CDP 7 46399 2
2. tk.14Saturday Night BluesBlue Note BLP 4123
3. tk.16Wavy GravyBlue Note 45-1886, BLP 4123
4. tk.23Chitlins Con CarneBlue Note 45-1885, BLP 4123, BST 89904, BST2 84429
5. tk.28MuleBlue Note BLP 4123
6. tk.31Midnight Blue-
7. tk.35K TwistBlue Note CDP 7 46399 2
8. tk.44Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To YouBlue Note BLP 4123
9. tk.49Soul Lament-
* Blue Note BLP 4123, BST 84123, CDP 7 46399 2   Kenny Burrell - Midnight Blue
* Blue Note BST 89904   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1959-1969
= Blue Note BN-LA160-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 3
* Blue Note BST2 84429   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 1
* Blue Note 45-1886   Kenny Burrell - Wavy Gravy, Part 1&2
* Blue Note 45-1885   Kenny Burrell - Chitlins Con Carne, Part 1&2

Donald Byrd Septet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Donald Best (vibraphone) 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 RedentorBlue Note 45-1907, BLP 4124, BST 89904, BST2 84429; United Artists UA-XW510-X
tk.8ChantBlue Note BLP 4124
tk.11ElijahBlue Note 45-1907, BLP 4124
tk.17The Black DisciplesBlue Note BLP 4124
tk.19Beast Of Burden-
* Blue Note BLP 4124, BST 84124, CDP 7 84124 2   Donald Byrd - A New Perspective
* Blue Note BST 89904   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1959-1969
= Blue Note BN-LA160-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 3
* Blue Note BST2 84429   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 1
* Blue Note 45-1907   Donald Byrd - Elijah / Cristo Redentor
* United Artists UA-XW510-X   Donald Byrd - Black Byrd / Cristo Redentor

Stanley Turrentine Quartet

Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Shirley Scott (organ) Sam Jones (bass) Clarence Johnston (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 18, 1963
Without A Songrejected
tk.12Never Let Me GoBlue Note 45-1894, BLP 4129
Major's Minorrejected
tk.19They Can't Take That Away From MeBlue Note CDP 7 84129 2
* Blue Note BLP 4129, BST 84129, CDP 7 84129 2   Stanley Turrentine - Never Let Me Go
* Blue Note 45-1894   Stanley Turrentine - Major's Minor / Never Let Me Go

Freddie Roach Trio

Freddie Roach (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Clarence Johnston (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 21, 1963
tk.1Blues In The Front RoomBlue Note 45-1891, BLP 4128
tk.8I KnowBlue Note 45-1890, BLP 4128
tk.11Is You Or Is You Ain't My BabyBlue Note BLP 4128
tk.21Party TimeBlue Note 45-1892, BLP 4128
tk.23Baby Don't You CryBlue Note BLP 4128
Bird Callrejected
* Blue Note BLP 4128, BST 84128   Freddie Roach - Mo' Greens Please
* Blue Note 45-1891   Freddie Roach - Blues In The Front Room / Mo' Greens Please
* Blue Note 45-1890   Freddie Roach - I Know / Googa Mooga
* Blue Note 45-1892   Freddie Roach - Party Time / Nada Bossa

Lou Donaldson Quartet

Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) "Big" John Patton (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Ben Dixon (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 24, 1963
tk.2The Holy GhostBlue Note BLP 4125
tk.4Good GraciousBlue Note 45-1896, BLP 4125
tk.5CaracasBlue Note BLP 4125
tk.10Cherry-
tk.15Bad John-
tk.16Don't Worry 'Bout Me-
* Blue Note BLP 4125, BST 84125, B1-54325   Lou Donaldson - Good Gracious!
* Blue Note 45-1896   Lou Donaldson - Good Gracious, Part 1&2 (not released)

Jimmy Smith Trio

Jimmy Smith (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 31, 1963
tk.2Hotel HappinessBlue Note BLP 4255
tk.7Organic Greenery (Blues For Little Jim)Blue Note (J) BNJ-50101
tk.11CherryBlue Note BLP 4255
tk.13'T Ain't No Use-
tk.15I'm Movin' On-
tk.16Back Talk-
tk.17Day In, Day OutBlue Note (J) BNJ-50101
tk.20What Kind Of Fool Am IBlue Note BLP 4255
* Blue Note BLP 4255, BST 84255   Jimmy Smith - I'm Movin' On
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-50101   Jimmy Smith - Special Guests

Jimmy Smith Trio

Jimmy Smith (organ) Quentin Warren (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 1, 1963
tk.25Careless LoveBlue Note BLP 4235
tk.28Sassy MaeBlue Note 45-1927, BLP 4235
tk.29Sassy Mae (alt. take)Blue Note 7243 5 24550 2
tk.30John Brown's BodyBlue Note BLP 4235
tk.33Come Rain Or Come Shine-
tk.34Trouble In MindBlue Note 7243 5 24550 2
tk.373 For 4Blue Note BLP 4235
tk.38BucketBlue Note 45-1927, BLP 4235, BN-LA400-H2
tk.43Just Squeeze MeBlue Note BLP 4235
* Blue Note BLP 4235, BST 84235, 7243 5 24550 2   Jimmy Smith - Bucket!
* Blue Note BN-LA400-H2   Jimmy Smith Best Album
* Blue Note 45-1927   Jimmy Smith - Bucket / Sassy Mae

Jimmy Smith Quintet

Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Jimmy Smith (organ) Quentin Warren (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums) "Big" John Patton (tambourine -1,2,5)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 7, 1963
1. tk.2Matilda, MatildaBlue Note 45-1905, BLP 4141
2. tk.6Pork ChopBlue Note 45-1906, BLP 4141, BN-LA400-H2
3. tk.7When My Dreamboat Comes HomeBlue Note 45-1904, BLP 4141
4. tk.8Please Send Me Someone To LoveBlue Note BLP 4141
5. tk.11AJust A Closer Walk With Thee-
6. tk.15Can HeatBlue Note 45-1905, BLP 4141, BST 89901
7. tk.17Trust In MeBlue Note BLP 4141
* Blue Note BLP 4141, BST 84141   Jimmy Smith - Rockin' The Boat
* Blue Note BN-LA400-H2   Jimmy Smith Best Album
* Blue Note BST 89901   Jimmy Smith's Greatest Hits
* Blue Note 45-1905   Jimmy Smith - Can Heat / Matilda, Matilda
* Blue Note 45-1906   Jimmy Smith - Pork Chop, Part 1&2
* Blue Note 45-1904   Jimmy Smith - When My Dreamboat Comes Home, Part 1&2

Jimmy Smith Quartet

Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Smith (organ) Quentin Warren (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 8, 1963
tk.4Stone Cold Dead In The MarketBlue Note BLP 4164
tk.7Picnickin'-
tk.8Prayer Meetin'Blue Note 45-1909, BLP 4164
tk.10I Almost Lost My MindBlue Note BLP 4164
tk.11When The Saints Go Marching In-
tk.13Red TopBlue Note 45-1910, BLP 4164
* Blue Note BLP 4164, BST 84164, CDP 7 84164 2   Jimmy Smith - Prayer Meetin'
* Blue Note 45-1909   Jimmy Smith - Prayer Meetin', Part 1&2
* Blue Note 45-1910   Jimmy Smith - Red Top, Part 1&2

Jackie McLean Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Tony Williams (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 11, 1963
tk.2VertigoBlue Note LT-1085
tk.6Dusty Foot (Soul Time)-
tk.9Marney-
tk.14Yams-
tk.17Cheers-
* Blue Note LT-1085   Jackie McLean - Vertigo

Stanley Turrentine Quintet

Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Shirley Scott (organ) Major Holley (bass) Al Harewood (drums) Ray Barretto (congas, tambourine -1/3,5,6)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 13, 1963
1. tk.6TroubleBlue Note 45-1893, BLP 4129
2. tk.16Major's MinorBlue Note 45-1894, BLP 4129
3. tk.19Without A SongBlue Note BLP 4129
4. tk.22God Bless The Child-
5. tk.24You'll Never Get Away From Me-
6. tk.28Sera's Dance-
* Blue Note BLP 4129, BST 84129, CDP 7 84129 2   Stanley Turrentine - Never Let Me Go
* Blue Note 45-1893   Stanley Turrentine - Trouble, Part 1&2
* Blue Note 45-1894   Stanley Turrentine - Major's Minor / Never Let Me Go

Horace Parlan Sextet

Johnny Coles (trumpet) Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone) Horace Parlan (piano) Grant Green (guitar -1/5) Butch Warren (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 15, 1963
1. tk.6Happy Frame Of MindBlue Note BN-LA488-H2, BST 84134
2. tk.7A Tune For Richard-
3. tk.10Home Is Africa-
4. tk.15Dexi-
5. tk.18Back From The Gig-
6. tk.21Kucheza Blues-
* Blue Note BN-LA488-H2   Booker Ervin - Back From The Gig
* Blue Note BST 84134   Horace Parlan - Happy Frame Of Mind (also released)
= Blue Note CDP 7 84134 2   Horace Parlan - Happy Frame Of Mind
= Mosaic MQ8-197, MD5-197   The Complete Blue Note Horace Parlan Sessions

Grant Green Trio

"Big" John Patton (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Ben Dixon (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 20, 1963
tk.6Look At The GirlBlue Note 7243 5 21438 2
tk.10Personality-
tk.11The Surrey With The Fringe On Top-
tk.15This Little Girl Of Mine-
I'm Just A Lucky So And Sorejected
tk.24Have You Ever Had The BluesBlue Note 7243 5 21438 2
tk.28Don't Let The Sun Catch You Crying-
tk.31Big John-
* Blue Note 7243 5 21438 2   Grant Green - Blues For Lou

Hank Mobley Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 7, 1963
tk.4Old World, New ImportsBlue Note BLP 4149, CDP 7 84435 2
tk.7Up A Step-
tk.17The Feelin's GoodBlue Note BST 84435, CDP 7 84435 2
tk.21East Of The VillageBlue Note BLP 4186, CDP 7 84435 2
tk.26Yes IndeedBlue Note CDP 7 84435 2, 7243 5 27549 2 2
tk.29The Good LifeBlue Note BLP 4186, CDP 7 84435 2
* Blue Note BLP 4149, BST 84149, CDP 7 84149 2   Hank Mobley - No Room For Squares
* Blue Note BST 84435, 7243 5 27549 2 2   Hank Mobley - Straight No Filter
* Blue Note BLP 4186, BST 84186   Hank Mobley - The Turnaround!
* Blue Note CDP 7 84435 2   Hank Mobley - Straight No Filter

Rene Thomas Sextet

Jacques Pelzer (alto,soprano saxophone, flute -1/6) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone -1/6,8) Kenny Drew (piano -1/6,8) Rene Thomas (guitar) Gilbert Rovere (bass -1/6,8) Frankie Dunlop (drums -1/6,8)
Paris, France, March 8, 1963
1.I Remember SonnyBlue Note unknown
2.Theme For Freddy-
3.Theme-
4.Short Bridge-
5.Meeting-
6.B Like Bud-
7.Crepuscule With Nellie-
8.When I Fall In Love-

Freddie Roach Quartet

Conrad Lester (tenor saxophone) Freddie Roach (organ) Eddie Wright (guitar) Clarence Johnston (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 11, 1963
tk.7Googa MoogaBlue Note 45-1890, BLP 4128
tk.10Two Different WorldsBlue Note BLP 4128
tk.17Mo' Greens PleaseBlue Note 45-1891, BLP 4128
tk.27Nada BossaBlue Note 45-1892, BLP 4128
tk.30Unchained MelodyBlue Note BLP 4128
* Blue Note BLP 4128, BST 84128   Freddie Roach - Mo' Greens Please
* Blue Note 45-1890   Freddie Roach - I Know / Googa Mooga
* Blue Note 45-1891   Freddie Roach - Blues In The Front Room / Mo' Greens Please
* Blue Note 45-1892   Freddie Roach - Party Time / Nada Bossa

Herbie Hancock Septet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Grachan Moncur III (trombone -2,5,6) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Grant Green (guitar -3,4,6) Chuck Israels (bass) Anthony Williams (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 19, 1963
1. tk.2A Tribute To SomeoneBlue Note BLP 4126
2. tk.8King CobraBlue Note BLP 4126, BST 89907
3. tk.10Blind Man, Blind ManBlue Note 45-1887, BLP 4126, BST 89907, BN-LA399-H2
4. tk.11Blind Man, Blind Man (alt. take)Blue Note 7243 4 95569 2
5. tk.17The Pleasure Is MineBlue Note BLP 4126
6. tk.20And What If I Don't KnowBlue Note BLP 4126, BN-LA399-H2
* Blue Note BLP 4126, BST 84126, CDP 7 84126 2   Herbie Hancock - My Point Of View
* Blue Note BST 89907   The Best Of Herbie Hancock
* Blue Note BN-LA399-H2   Herbie Hancock Best Album
* Blue Note 7243 4 95569 2   Herbie Hancock - The Complete Blue Note Sixties Sessions
* Blue Note 45-1887   Herbie Hancock - Blind Man, Blind Man, Part 1&2

Kenny Burrell Quintet

Seldon Powell (baritone saxophone, flute) Hank Jones (piano, organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 27, 1963
tk.13The Good LifeBlue Note 45-1884, (J) GXF-3057
tk.21Stairway To The StarsBlue Note (J) GXF-3057
tk.27LoieBlue Note 45-1884, (J) GXF-3057
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3057, (J) GXK-8170   Kenny Burrell - Freedom
* Blue Note 45-1884   Kenny Burrell - The Good Life / Loie

Kenny Dorham Quintet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Anthony Williams (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 1, 1963
tk.6Sao PauloBlue Note BLP 4127
tk.9Straight Ahead-
tk.13Una Mas (One More Time)-
tk.16If Ever I Would Leave YouBlue Note CDP 7 46515 2
* Blue Note BLP 4127, BST 84127, CDP 7 46515 2   Kenny Dorham - Una Mas

Kenny Burrell Quintet

Seldon Powell (tenor saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 2, 1963
tk.35I Hadn't Anyone 'Til YouBlue Note (J) GXF-3057
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3057, (J) GXK-8170   Kenny Burrell - Freedom

"Big" John Patton Quintet

Fred Jackson, Harold Vick (tenor saxophone) "Big" John Patton (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Ben Dixon (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 5, 1963
tk.2The Silver MeterBlue Note 45-1888, BLP 4130
tk.3Spiffy DiffyBlue Note BLP 4130
tk.12Gee Gee-
tk.14Along Came JohnBlue Note 45-1889, BLP 4130
tk.20Pig FootsBlue Note BLP 4130
tk.21I'll Never Be FreeBlue Note 45-1889, BLP 4130
* Blue Note BLP 4130, BST 84130   "Big" John Patton - Along Came John
* Blue Note 45-1888   "Big" John Patton - The Silver Meter, Part 1&2
* Blue Note 45-1889   "Big" John Patton - I'll Never Be Free / Along Came John

Horace Silver Tentet

Kenny Dorham, Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Junior Cook, Jimmy Heath (tenor saxophone) Charles Davis (baritone saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 11, 1963
Silver's SerenadeBlue Note rejected
Sweet Sweetie Dee-
Nineteen Bars-
Next Time I Fall In Love-

Horace Silver Tentet

Kenny Dorham, Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Junior Cook, Jimmy Heath (tenor saxophone) Charles Davis (baritone saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 12, 1963
The Dragon LadyBlue Note rejected
Let's Go To The Nitty Gritty-
Nineteen Bars-

Charlie Rouse Quintet

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Joe Zawinul (piano) Grant Green (guitar) Sam Jones (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 17, 1963
tk.4Clo-EBlue Note rejected
tk.13Little Sherri-
tk.17What Kind Of Fool Am I-
tk.24I Left My Heart In San Francisco-

Solomon Ilori Band

Hosea Taylor (alto saxophone) Jay Berliner (guitar) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass) Josian Ilori (sakara drums, cowbell) Chief Bay, Montego Joe (congas) Garvin Masseaux (congas, xylophone, cowbell) Robert Crowder (congas, chekere, cowbell) Solomon Ilori (vocals, penny whistle, talking drum, guitar) Coleridge Perkinson (director)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 25, 1963
tk.8Yaba E (Farewell)Blue Note 45-1899, BLP 4136
tk.15Ise Oluwa (God's Work Is Indestructible)Blue Note BLP 4136
tk.17Jojolo (Look At This Beautiful Girl)Blue Note 45-1900, BLP 4136
tk.25Follow Me To Africa-
tk.32Aiye Le (The Troubled World)Blue Note BLP 4136
tk.43Tolani (African Love Song)-
* Blue Note BLP 4136, BST 84136   Solomon Ilori - African High Life
* Blue Note 45-1899   Solomon Ilori - Yaba E (Farewell), Part 1&2
* Blue Note 45-1900   Solomon Ilori - Follow Me To Africa / Jojolo (Look At This Beautiful Girl)

Jackie McLean Quintet

Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Eddie Khan (bass) Anthony Williams (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 30, 1963
tk.3FrankensteinBlue Note BLP 4137
tk.5Saturday And Sunday-
tk.9Saturday And Sunday (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 46821 2
tk.14Blue RondoBlue Note BLP 4137
tk.16Ghost Town-
* Blue Note BLP 4137, BST 84137, CDP 7 46821 2   Jackie McLean - One Step Beyond

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 7, 1963
Sweet Sweetie Deerejected
tk.7Silver's SerenadeBlue Note 45-1902, BLP 4131, BN-LA402-H2
tk.10Nineteen BarsBlue Note BLP 4131
* Blue Note BLP 4131, BST 84131   Horace Silver - Silver's Serenade
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver Best Album
* Blue Note 45-1902   Horace Silver - Silver's Serenade / Let's Go To The Nitty Gritty

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 8, 1963
tk.16Let's Go To The Nitty GrittyBlue Note 45-1902, BLP 4131
tk.21The Dragon LadyBlue Note 45-1903, BLP 4131
tk.25Sweet Sweetie Dee-
* Blue Note BLP 4131, BST 84131   Horace Silver - Silver's Serenade
* Blue Note 45-1902   Horace Silver - Silver's Serenade / Let's Go To The Nitty Gritty
* Blue Note 45-1903   Horace Silver - Sweet Sweetie Dee / The Dragon Lady

Grant Green Quintet

Johnny Coles (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) "Big" John Patton (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Ben Dixon (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 16, 1963
tk.3Am I BlueBlue Note BLP 4139
tk.5Take These Chains From My Heart-
tk.10Sweet Slumber-
Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You (incomplete)rejected
tk.23I Wanna Be LovedBlue Note BLP 4139
tk.25For All We Know-
* Blue Note BLP 4139, BST 84139, (J) DY-5801-01   Grant Green - Am I Blue

Dexter Gordon With The Three Bosses

Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone -1/6) Bud Powell (piano) Pierre Michelot (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Francis Wolff (producer)
CBS Studios, Paris, France, May 23, 1963
1. (tk.3)Our Love Is Here To StayBlue Note BST 84430, CDP 7 46394 2
2. (tk.4)BroadwayBlue Note BLP 4146
3. (tk.5)Stairway To The Stars-
4. (tk.1)A Night In Tunisia-
5. (tk.8)Willow Weep For Me-
6. (tk.3)Scrapple From The Apple-
7. (tk.2)Like Someone In LoveBlue Note BST 84430, CDP 7 46394 2
* Blue Note BST 84430   Bud Powell - Alternate Takes
* Blue Note BLP 4146, BST 84146, CDP 7 46394 2   Dexter Gordon - Our Man In Paris

Donald Byrd Sextet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Sonny Red (alto saxophone) Jimmy Heath (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Eddie Khan (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 27, 1963
tk.5All MembersBlue Note 7243 8 21286 2
On The Trailrejected
* Blue Note 7243 8 21286 2   Donald Byrd - Blackjack

Harold Vick Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Harold Vick (tenor saxophone) "Big" John Patton (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Ben Dixon (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 27, 1963
tk.5Trimmed In BlueBlue Note BLP 4138
tk.7VicksvilleBlue Note 45-1897, BLP 4138
tk.12Steppin' OutBlue Note BLP 4138
tk.14Our Miss Brooks-
tk.15Our Miss Brooks (short version)Blue Note 45-1897
tk.16Dotty's DreamBlue Note BLP 4138
tk.17Laura-
* Blue Note BLP 4138, BST 84138   Harold Vick - Steppin' Out!
* Blue Note 45-1897   Harold Vick - Our Miss Brooks / Vicksville

Joe Henderson Quintet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Pete LaRoca (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 3, 1963
tk.6Recorda-MeBlue Note 45-1901, BLP 4140
tk.12JinrikishaBlue Note BLP 4140
tk.14Blue BossaBlue Note 45-1901, BLP 4140, BST2 84433
tk.18La MeshaBlue Note BLP 4140
tk.20Out Of The Night-
tk.25Home Stretch-
* Blue Note BLP 4140, BST 84140, CDP 7 84140 2, B1-ST 84140   Joe Henderson - Page One
* Blue Note BST2 84433   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 2
* Blue Note 45-1901   Joe Henderson - Blue Bossa / Recorda-Me

Lou Donaldson Quintet

Irvin Stokes (trumpet -1/4,6) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) "Big" John Patton (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Ben Dixon (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 7, 1963
1. tk.3It's Cherry Pink And Apple Blossom WhiteBlue Note 7243 5 21436 2
2. tk.9Soul Meetin'-
3. tk.10Hippity Hop-
4. tk.20My Melancholy Baby-
5. tk.22When I Fall In Loverejected
6. tk.24People Will Say We're In Love-
* Blue Note 7243 5 21436 2   Lou Donaldson - A Man With A Horn

Grant Green Trio

"Big" John Patton (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Ben Dixon (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 7, 1963
tk.26Blues For LouBlue Note 7243 5 21438 2
* Blue Note 7243 5 21438 2   Grant Green - Blues For Lou

"Big" John Patton Quintet

Tommy Turrentine (trumpet -2/4) George Braith (soprano saxophone, stritch -1/4) "Big" John Patton (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Ben Dixon (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 11, 1963
1. tk.3Blue JohnBlue Note BST 84143
2. tk.14Nicety-
3. tk.15Jean De Fleurrejected
4. tk.27Extension-
5. tk.32I Need You So-
* Blue Note BST 84143   "Big" John Patton - Blue John (also released)
= Blue Note CDP 7 84143 2   "Big" John Patton - Blue John

Johnny Coles Sextet

Johnny Coles (trumpet) Leo Wright (alto saxophone, flute) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Duke Pearson (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Walter Perkins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 18, 1963
tk.8Little Johnny CBlue Note BLP 4144
tk.12Hobe Joe-
tk.21Jano-
So Sweet My Little Girlrejected
* Blue Note BLP 4144, BST 84144   Johnny Coles - Little Johnny C

Don Wilkerson Quartet

Don Wilkerson (tenor saxophone) "Big" John Patton (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Ben Dixon (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 29, 1963
tk.4Sweet CakeBlue Note BLP 4145
tk.8Cookin' With Clarence-
tk.12Movin' Out-
tk.13Happy Johnny-
tk.17Easy Living-
tk.21Blues For J-
* Blue Note BLP 4145, BST 84145   Don Wilkerson - Shoutin'

"Big" John Patton Quartet

George Braith (soprano saxophone) "Big" John Patton (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Ben Dixon (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 2, 1963
tk.16Hot SauceBlue Note BST 84143
tk.20Bermuda Clay House-
tk.26Chunky Slickrejected
tk.29Davene-
tk.34Dem Dirty BluesBlue Note BST 84143
tk.36Country Girl-
tk.45Untitled Patton Tunerejected
tk.62Kinda Slick-
* Blue Note BST 84143   "Big" John Patton - Blue John (also released)
= Blue Note CDP 7 84143 2   "Big" John Patton - Blue John

Johnny Coles Sextet

Johnny Coles (trumpet) Leo Wright (alto saxophone, flute) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Duke Pearson (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Pete LaRoca (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 9, 1963
tk.4Heavy LegsBlue Note BLP 4144
tk.18My Secret Passion-
tk.22So Sweet My Little Girl-
* Blue Note BLP 4144, BST 84144   Johnny Coles - Little Johnny C

Blue Mitchell Sextet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Leo Wright (alto saxophone) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 13, 1963
tk.4Little Stupid (Andrea)Blue Note LT-1082, BLP 4142
tk.11Cry Me A River-
tk.14Mamacita-
tk.15Sweet And Lovely-
tk.22Step Lightly-
tk.24Bluesville-
* Blue Note LT-1082   Blue Mitchell - Step Lightly
= Mosaic MQ6-178, MD4-178   The Complete Blue Note Blue Mitchell Sessions (1963-67)
* Blue Note BLP 4142   Blue Mitchell - Step Lightly (not released)

Herbie Hancock Quartet

Herbie Hancock (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Willie Bobo (drums, timbales) Osvaldo "Chihuahau" Martinez (congas, bongos, finger cymbals, guiro)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 30, 1963
tk.1 (12567)SuccotashBlue Note BLP 4147, BST 89907
tk.2 (12568)TriangleBlue Note BLP 4147, BN-LA399-H2
tk.4Mimosa (alt. take)Blue Note 7243 4 95569 2
tk.5 (12565)MimosaBlue Note BLP 4147
tk.9 (12566)A Jump Ahead-
tk.13 (12564)Jack Rabbit-
* Blue Note BLP 4147, BST 84147, CDP 7 84147 2   Herbie Hancock - Inventions And Dimensions
= Blue Note BN-LA152-F   Herbie Hancock/Willie Bobo - Succotash
* Blue Note BST 89907   The Best Of Herbie Hancock
* Blue Note BN-LA399-H2   Herbie Hancock Best Album
* Blue Note 7243 4 95569 2   Herbie Hancock - The Complete Blue Note Sixties Sessions

George Braith Quartet

George Braith (soprano saxophone, stritch) Billy Gardner (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 4, 1963
tk.8Mary Had A Little LambBlue Note BLP 4148
tk.17Poinciana-
tk.26Mary Ann-
tk.27Home Street-
tk.33Braith-A-Way-
* Blue Note BLP 4148, BST 84148   George Braith - Two Souls In One

Joe Henderson Quintet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Andrew Hill (piano) Eddie Khan (bass) Pete LaRoca (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 9, 1963
tk.10Teeter Totter (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 84152 2
tk.14Our ThingBlue Note BLP 4152
tk.17Escapade-
tk.23Back Road-
tk.27Pedro's Time-
tk.28Teeter Totter-
* Blue Note BLP 4152, BST 84152, CDP 7 84152 2   Joe Henderson - Our Thing

Jackie McLean Quintet

Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Larry Ridley (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 20, 1963
tk.4EsotericBlue Note BLP 4165
tk.7Love And Hate-
Secret Love (incomplete)rejected
tk.19Kahlil The ProphetBlue Note BLP 4165
tk.24Riff Raff-
* Blue Note BLP 4165, BST 84165, B1-32087   Jackie McLean - Destination... Out!

Hank Mobley Quintet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Andrew Hill (piano) John Ore (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 2, 1963
tk.2No Room For SquaresBlue Note BLP 4149
tk.3No Room For Squares (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 84149 2
tk.8Three Way SplitBlue Note BLP 4149
tk.13Untitled Mobley Tune (Comin' Back)Blue Note CDP 7 84149 2, 7243 5 27549 2 2
tk.17Me 'N YouBlue Note BLP 4149
tk.19Carolyn (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 84149 2
tk.22CarolynBlue Note BLP 4149
tk.29Syrup And BiscuitsBlue Note CDP 7 84149 2, 7243 5 27549 2 2
* Blue Note BLP 4149, BST 84149, CDP 7 84149 2   Hank Mobley - No Room For Squares
* Blue Note 7243 5 27549 2 2   Hank Mobley - Straight No Filter

Stanley Turrentine Septet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Tom McIntosh (trombone) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Charles Davis (baritone saxophone) Shirley Scott (organ) Earl May (bass) Ben Dixon (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 14, 1963
Cherry PointBlue Note rejected
One O'Clock Jump-
Midnight Blue-

Stanley Turrentine Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Shirley Scott (organ) Earl May (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 21, 1963
tk.9Cherry PointBlue Note BLP 4150, BN-LA394-H2
tk.17Blues In Hoss' FlatBlue Note BLP 4150
tk.20Midnight Blue-
tk.25One O'Clock JumpBlue Note BLP 4150, BN-LA394-H2
tk.30Spring Can Really Hang You Up The MostBlue Note BLP 4150
* Blue Note BLP 4150, BST 84150   Stanley Turrentine - A Chip Off The Old Block
* Blue Note BN-LA394-H2   Stanley Turrentine Best Album

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet -1,3) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone -1,3) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 31, 1963
1. tk.1Calcutta CutieBlue Note BLP 4185
2. tk.5Lonely WomanBlue Note BLP 4185, BN-LA474-H2
3. tk.14Sanctimonious SamBlue Note BN-LA945-H, CDP 7 84185 2
4. tk.17Que Pasa-
* Blue Note BLP 4185, BST 84185, CDP 7 84185 2, B1-ST 46548   Horace Silver - Song For My Father
* Blue Note BN-LA474-H2   Horace Silver - The Trio Sides
* Blue Note BN-LA945-H   Horace Silver - Sterling Silver

Grant Green Sextet

Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Duke Pearson (piano) Grant Green (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 4, 1963
tk.11Jean De Fleur (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 84154 2
tk.14Idle MomentsBlue Note BLP 4154
tk.28Nomad-
tk.32Django (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 84154 2
* Blue Note BLP 4154, BST 84154, CDP 7 84154 2, B1-ST 84154   Grant Green - Idle Moments

Andrew Hill Quartet

Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone -1/4,6,7,9) Andrew Hill (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Roy Haynes (drums -1/3,5/9)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 9, 1963
1. tk.3Land Of NodBlue Note BLP 4151
2. tk.7Black Fire (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 84151 2; Mosaic MR10-161
3. tk.9CantarnosBlue Note BLP 4151
4. tk.15McNeil Island-
5. tk.17Tired Trade-
6. tk.20Pumpkin-
7. tk.22Pumpkin (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 84151 2; Mosaic MR10-161
8. tk.23SubterfugeBlue Note BLP 4151
9. tk.27Black Fire-
* Blue Note BLP 4151, BST 84151, CDP 7 84151 2   Andrew Hill - Black Fire
= Mosaic MR10-161, MD7-161   The Complete Blue Note Andrew Hill Sessions (1963-66)

Grant Green Sextet

Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Duke Pearson (piano) Grant Green (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 15, 1963
tk.36DjangoBlue Note BLP 4154
tk.39Jean De Fleur-
* Blue Note BLP 4154, BST 84154, CDP 7 84154 2, B1-ST 84154   Grant Green - Idle Moments

Grachan Moncur III Sextet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Anthony Williams (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 21, 1963
tk.11Monk In WonderlandBlue Note BLP 4153
tk.12The Coaster-
tk.14Evolution-
tk.17Air Raid-
* Blue Note BLP 4153, BST 84153, CDP 7 84153 2   Grachan Moncur III - Evolution

Freddie Roach Trio

Freddie Roach (organ) Eddie Wright (guitar) Clarence Johnston (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 29, 1963
tk.3'T Ain't What You DoBlue Note BLP 4158
tk.13It Ain't Necessarily So-
tk.22Pastel-
tk.32I'm Just A Lucky So And Sorejected
tk.34I.Q. BluesBlue Note BLP 4158
tk.43What A Difference A Day Makesrejected
tk.44Blues X-
tk.46The Bees-
* Blue Note BLP 4158, BST 84158   Freddie Roach - Good Move

Freddie Roach Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Freddie Roach (organ) Eddie Wright (guitar) Clarence Johnston (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 9, 1963
tk.53When Malindy SingsBlue Note BLP 4158
tk.55Wine, Wine, Wine-
tk.62On Our Way Up-
tk.65Lots Of Lovely Love-
* Blue Note BLP 4158, BST 84158   Freddie Roach - Good Move

Andrew Hill Quartet

Andrew Hill (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Eddie Khan (bass -1/7,9/11) Roy Haynes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 13, 1963
1. tk.4Smokestack (alt. take)Blue Note 7243 8 32097 2; Mosaic MR10-161
2. tk.6SmokestackBlue Note BLP 4160
3. tk.9Wailing Wall-
4. tk.11Ode To Von-
5. tk.15Ode To Von (alt. take)Blue Note 7243 8 32097 2; Mosaic MR10-161
6. tk.16The Day AfterBlue Note BLP 4160
7. tk.17The Day After (alt. take)Blue Note 7243 8 32097 2; Mosaic MR10-161
8. tk.21VerneBlue Note BLP 4160
9. tk.22Not So (alt. take)Blue Note 7243 8 32097 2; Mosaic MR10-161
10. tk.23Not SoBlue Note BLP 4160
11. tk.2430 Pier Avenue-
* Blue Note BLP 4160, BST 84160, B1-32097, 7243 8 32097 2   Andrew Hill - Smokestack
= Mosaic MR10-161, MD7-161   The Complete Blue Note Andrew Hill Sessions (1963-66)

George Braith Quartet

George Braith (tenor,soprano saxophone, stritch) Billy Gardner (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Hugh Walker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 16, 1963
tk.10The Man I LoveBlue Note BLP 4161
tk.15Boop Bop Bing Bash-
tk.19Billy Told-
tk.23Outside Around The Corner-
tk.26Soul Stream-
tk.39Jo Anne-
* Blue Note BLP 4161, BST 84161   George Braith - Soul Stream

Lee Morgan Quintet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Barry Harris (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 21, 1963
tk.2Totem Pole (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 84157 2
tk.4Totem PoleBlue Note BLP 4157
tk.11Boy, What A Night-
tk.19Hocus-PocusBlue Note BLP 4157, BN-LA224-G
tk.25The SidewinderBlue Note 45-1911, BLP 4157, BST 89904, BN-LA224-G, BST2 84429, (J) NP-9020C
tk.27Gary's NotebookBlue Note BLP 4157
* Blue Note BLP 4157, BST 84157, CDP 7 46137 2, CDP 7 84157 2, B1-ST 46137   Lee Morgan - The Sidewinder
* Blue Note BN-LA224-G   Lee Morgan Memorial Album
* Blue Note BST 89904   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1959-1969
= Blue Note BN-LA160-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 3
* 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 45-1911, (J) NP-2001   Lee Morgan - The Sidewinder, Part 1&2

Bobby Hutcherson Sextet

Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Duke Pearson (piano) Grant Green (guitar -1,2,4) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 29, 1963
1. tk.8The KickerBlue Note 7243 5 21437 2
2. tk.11Beduin-
3. tk.23For Duke P.-
4. tk.24Step Lightly-
5. tk.35Mirrors-
6. tk.36If Ever I Would Leave You-
* Blue Note 7243 5 21437 2   Bobby Hutcherson - The Kicker

1964 (25th anniversary)

Andrew Hill Quartet

Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Andrew Hill (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 8, 1964
1280 tk.3JudgmentBlue Note BLP 4159
1281 tk.8Flea Flop-
1282 tk.13Siete Ocho-
1283 tk.15Alfred-
tk.20Yokada, Yokada (alt. take)Blue Note 7243 8 28981 2; Mosaic MR10-161
1284 tk.21Yokada, YokadaBlue Note BLP 4159
1285 tk.26Reconciliation-
* Blue Note BLP 4159, BST 84159, B1-28981, 7243 8 28981 2   Andrew Hill - Judgment!
= Mosaic MR10-161, MD7-161   The Complete Blue Note Andrew Hill Sessions (1963-66)

Stanley Turrentine Quintet

Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Shirley Scott (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Otis Finch (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 24, 1964
1286 tk.3Something Happens To MeBlue Note BLP 4162
1287 tk.8The Hustler-
1288 tk.9Love Letters-
1289 tk.24Goin' Home-
1290 tk.26Lady Fingers-
1291 tk.28Trouble, No. 2Blue Note 45-1893 (alt.), BLP 4162, BN-LA394-H2
* Blue Note BLP 4162, BST 84162   Stanley Turrentine - Hustlin'
* Blue Note BN-LA394-H2   Stanley Turrentine Best Album
* Blue Note 45-1893 (alt.)   Stanley Turrentine - Trouble, No. 2, Part 1&2

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 28, 1964
1292Revlisrejected
1293 tk.11Sighin' And Cryin'Blue Note BN-LA945-H, CDP 7 84185 2
1294 tk.14Sliver Treads Among The SoulBlue Note CDP 7 84185 2
* Blue Note BN-LA945-H   Horace Silver - Sterling Silver
* Blue Note CDP 7 84185 2   Horace Silver - Song For My Father

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Wellington Blakey (vocals -3,7)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 10, 1964
1. 1296 tk.3The CoreBlue Note BLP 4170
2. 1295 tk.5Hammer Head-
3. tk.6My Funny Valentinerejected
4. tk.10Eva-
5. 1298 tk.15PensativaBlue Note BLP 4170
6. 1297 tk.16Free For All-
7.Soul Girlrejected
* Blue Note BLP 4170, BST 84170, CDP 7 84170 2   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Free For All

Grant Green Sextet

John Gilmore (tenor saxophone) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Duke Pearson (piano) Grant Green (guitar) Butch Warren (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 12, 1964
1299Untitled Grant Green Tune, No. 3Blue Note rejected
1300Minor League-
1301Grant's Tune-
1302Un Poco Loco-
1303Ezz-Thetic-

Lee Morgan Sextet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Grant Green (guitar) Reggie Workman (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 15, 1964
1304 tk.3Mr. KenyattaBlue Note BLP 4169
1305 tk.5Search For The New Land-
1306 tk.10The Joker-
1307 tk.14Morgan The Pirate-
1308 tk.16Melancholee-
* Blue Note BLP 4169, BST 84169, CDP 7 84169 2   Lee Morgan - Search For The New Land

Eric Dolphy Quintet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Richard Davis (bass) Anthony Williams (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 25, 1964
1309 tk.4GazzelloniBlue Note BLP 4163
1310 tk.10Hat And Beard-
1311 tk.12Something Sweet, Something Tender-
1312 tk.17Out To LunchBlue Note BLP 4163, BST 89904, (J) NP-9020C
1313 tk.21Straight Up And DownBlue Note BLP 4163
* Blue Note BLP 4163, BST 84163, CDP 7 46524 2, B1-ST 46524   Eric Dolphy - Out To Lunch!
* Blue Note BST 89904   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1959-1969
= Blue Note BN-LA160-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 3
* Blue Note (J) NP-9020C   Various Artists - Blue Note Jazz

Charles Mingus Sextet

Johnny Coles (trumpet) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute) Clifford Jordan (tenor saxophone) Jaki Byard (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums)
"Cornell University", Ithaca, NY, March 18, 1964
OpeningBlue Note 0946 3 92210 2 8
ATFW You-
Sophisticated Lady-
Fables Of Faubus-
Orange Wat The Colour Of Her Dress, Then Blue Silk-
Take The "A" Train-
Meditations-
So Long Eric-
When Irish Eyes Are Smiling-
Jitterbug Waltz-
* Blue Note 0946 3 92210 2 8   Charles Mingus Sextet With Eric Dolphy - Cornell 1964

Freddie Roach Quartet

Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Freddie Roach (organ) Eddie Wright (guitar) Clarence Johnston (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 18, 1964
Next Time You See MeBlue Note rejected
The Right Time-
I'll Get Along Somehow-

Freddie Roach Quartet

Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Freddie Roach (organ) Eddie Wright (guitar) Clarence Johnston (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 19, 1964
1314 tk.4Next Time You See MeBlue Note 45-1914, BLP 4168
1315 tk.8Brown Sugar-
1316 tk.19Have You Ever Had The BluesBlue Note BLP 4168
1317 tk.22All Night Long-
1318 tk.27The Midnight Sun Will Never Set-
1319 tk.29The Right Time-
* Blue Note BLP 4168, BST 84168   Freddie Roach - Brown Sugar
* Blue Note 45-1914   Freddie Roach - Brown Sugar / Next Time You See Me

Andrew Hill Sextet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Andrew Hill (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Anthony Williams (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 21, 1964
1321 tk.6RefugeBlue Note BLP 4167
tk.7Dedication (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 84167 2; Mosaic MR10-161
1322 tk.8DedicationBlue Note BLP 4167
1323 tk.10New Monastery-
tk.13New Monastery (alt. take)Mosaic MR10-161
tk.18Flight 19 (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 84167 2; Mosaic MR10-161
1324 tk.19Flight 19Blue Note BLP 4167
1320 tk.24Spectrum-
* Blue Note BLP 4167, BST 84167, CDP 7 84167 2   Andrew Hill - Point Of Departure
= Mosaic MR10-161, MD7-161   The Complete Blue Note Andrew Hill Sessions (1963-66)

George Braith Quartet

George Braith (tenor,soprano,alto saxophone) Billy Gardner (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Hugh Walker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 24, 1964
Nut CityBlue Note rejected
Sweetville-
Ethln's Love-

George Braith Quartet

George Braith (tenor,soprano,alto saxophone) Billy Gardner (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Clarence Johnston (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 27, 1964
1325 tk.5Nut CityBlue Note BLP 4171
1326 tk.10Sweetville-
1327 tk.14Ethln's Love-
1328 tk.15Out Here-
1329 tk.31Extension-
1330 tk.33Ev'rytime We Say Goodbye-
* Blue Note BLP 4171, BST 84171   George Braith - Extension

Joe Henderson Quintet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Andrew Hill (piano) Eddie Khan (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 7, 1964
1331Short StoryBlue Note rejected

Joe Henderson Quintet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 10, 1964
1332 tk.6PunjabBlue Note BLP 4166
tk.7In 'N Out (alt. take)Blue Note 7243 8 29156 2
1333 tk.9In 'N OutBlue Note BLP 4166
1334 tk.11Short Story-
1335 tk.14Brown's Town-
1336 tk.19Serenity-
* Blue Note BLP 4166, BST 84166, CDP 7 46510 2, 7243 8 29156 2   Joe Henderson - In 'N Out

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 15, 1964
tk.7It's A Long Way DownBlue Note (J) GXF-3060, CDP 7 46429 2
Mr. Jinrejected
When Love Is New-
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3060, (J) GXK-8151   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Pisces
* Blue Note CDP 7 46429 2   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Indestructible

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 16, 1964
1337The EgyptianBlue Note rejected
Calling Miss Khadija-
1338When Love Is New-
Sortie-

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 24, 1964
tk.3When Love Is NewBlue Note BLP 4193
The Egyptianrejected
It's A Long Way Down-
* Blue Note BLP 4193, BST 84193, CDP 7 46429 2   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Indestructible

Wayne Shorter Quintet

Lee Morgan (trumpet -1/3,6) Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 29, 1964
1. 1339 tk.3Night DreamerBlue Note BLP 4173
2. 1340 tk.5Armageddon-
3. 1341 tk.9Oriental Folk Song-
4. 1342 tk.12Virgo-
5. tk.14Virgo (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 84173 2
6. 1343 tk.27Black NileBlue Note BLP 4173
7. 1344 tk.35Charcoal Blues-
* Blue Note BLP 4173, BST 84173, CDP 7 84173 2   Wayne Shorter - Night Dreamer

Freddie Hubbard Quintet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) James Spaulding (alto saxophone, flute) Ronnie Mathews (piano) Eddie Khan (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 7, 1964
1345 tk.3D Minor MintBlue Note BLP 4172
1346 tk.10Far Away-
1347 tk.11Breaking PointBlue Note BLP 4172, BN-LA356-H2
1348 tk.14Blue FrenzyBlue Note 45-1908, BLP 4172, BN-LA356-H2
tk.15Blue Frenzy (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 84172 2
1349 tk.23MirrorsBlue Note 45-1908, BLP 4172, BN-LA356-H2
tk.24Mirrors (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 84172 2
* Blue Note BLP 4172, BST 84172, CDP 7 84172 2   Freddie Hubbard - Breaking Point
* Blue Note BN-LA356-H2   Freddie Hubbard Best Album
* Blue Note 45-1908   Freddie Hubbard - Blue Frenzy / Mirrors

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 15, 1964
1350 tk.3SortieBlue Note BLP 4193
1351 tk.8It's A Long Way Downrejected
1352 tk.19Mr. JinBlue Note BLP 4193
1353 tk.27Calling Miss Khadija-
1354 tk.33The Egyptian-
* Blue Note BLP 4193, BST 84193, CDP 7 46429 2   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Indestructible

Grant Green Quartet

McCoy Tyner (piano) Grant Green (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 20, 1964
1355 tk.2MatadorBlue Note (J) GXF-3053
1356 tk.4Green Jeans-
1357 tk.17My Favorite Things-
1358 tk.29Bedouin-
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3053, (J) GXK-8159, CDP 7 84442 2, (J) BRP-8045   Grant Green - Matador

Harold Vick Quintet

Harold Vick (tenor saxophone) George Coleman (tenor,alto saxophone) "Big" John Patton (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Ben Dixon (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 27, 1964
1359Soul CallBlue Note rejected
1360Like Alice-

Dexter Gordon Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet -1,2) Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Kenny Drew (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Art Taylor (drums) Frank Wolff (producer)
Barclay Studios, Paris, France, June 2, 1964
1. 1387 tk.13Coppin' The HavenBlue Note BLP 4176
2. 1386 tk.17TanyaBlue Note BLP 4176, BN-LA393-H2
3. 1389 tk.20Kong Neptune (King Neptune)Blue Note CDP 7 84176 2
4. 1388 tk.23Darn That DreamBlue Note BLP 4176
* Blue Note BLP 4176, BST 84176, CDP 7 84176 2   Dexter Gordon - One Flight Up
* Blue Note BN-LA393-H2   Dexter Gordon Best Album

Stanley Turrentine Septet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Otis Finch (drums) Mickey Roker (congas -1,2)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 3, 1964
1. 1361 tk.2Fried PiesBlue Note BLP 4234, LT-1037
2. 1362 tk.5In Memory Of-
3. 1363 tk.13Sunday In New YorkBlue Note LT-1037
4. 1365 tk.30Make Someone HappyBlue Note BLP 4234, LT-1037
5. 1364 tk.35Jodie's Cha ChaBlue Note LT-1037
6. 1366 tk.38Niger Mambo-
* Blue Note BLP 4234   Stanley Turrentine (not released)
* Blue Note LT-1037   Stanley Turrentine - In Memory Of

Grant Green Septet

Duke Pearson (trumpet -5) James Spaulding (alto saxophone -1,2,4/7) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone -1,2,4/7) McCoy Tyner (piano) Grant Green (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 12, 1964
1. tk.3Grant's TuneBlue Note LT-990
2. tk.14Minor League-
3. tk.25Wives And LoversBlue Note CDP 7 84442 2
4. tk.28The KickerBlue Note LT-990
5.Spanish Dancer (Untitled Pearson Tune)rejected
6. tk.35Ezz-TheticBlue Note LT-990
7. tk.37Solid-
* Blue Note LT-990, B1-33580, 7243 8 33580 2   Grant Green - Solid
* Blue Note CDP 7 84442 2   Grant Green - Matador

Herbie Hancock Quartet

Freddie Hubbard (cornet) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Anthony Williams (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 17, 1964
tk.3Oliloqui Valley (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 84175 2
1372 tk.5One Finger SnapBlue Note BLP 4175
1373 tk.14Cantaloupe IslandBlue Note BLP 4175, BN-LA399-H2
1374 tk.17The EggBlue Note BLP 4175
tk.19One Finger Snap (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 84175 2
1375 tk.24Oliloqui ValleyBlue Note BLP 4175, BST 89907
* Blue Note BLP 4175, BST 84175, CDP 7 84175 2   Herbie Hancock - Empyrean Isles
* Blue Note BN-LA399-H2   Herbie Hancock Best Album
* Blue Note BST 89907   The Best Of Herbie Hancock

"Big" John Patton Quintet

Richard Williams (trumpet -1/4) Fred Jackson (tenor,baritone saxophone -1/4) "Big" John Patton (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Ben Dixon (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 19, 1964
1. 1376 tk.9JerryBlue Note BLP 4174
2. 1377 tk.17The Rock-
3. 1378 tk.20The Way I Feel-
4. 1379 tk.22Just 3/4-
5. 1380 tk.28Davene-
* Blue Note BLP 4174, BST 84174   "Big" John Patton - The Way I Feel

Andrew Hill Quintet

John Gilmore (tenor saxophone -1/3,6/8) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Andrew Hill (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 25, 1964
1. 1382 tk.6Black MondayBlue Note BLP 4203
2. 1383 tk.12Symmetry-
3. tk.14Symmetry (alt. take)Mosaic MR10-161
4. 1384 tk.17The Griots (The Groits)Blue Note BLP 4203
5. tk.18The Griots (The Groits) (alt. take)Mosaic MR10-161
6. 1385 tk.20DuplicityBlue Note BLP 4203
7. 1386 tk.31Le Serpent Qui Danse-
8. 1381 tk.33No Doubt-
* Blue Note BLP 4203, BST 84203   Andrew Hill - Andrew!!!
= Mosaic MR10-161, MD7-161   The Complete Blue Note Andrew Hill Sessions (1963-66)

Grachan Moncur III Quintet

Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Cecil McBee (bass) Anthony Williams (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 6, 1964
1382 tk.1The TwinsBlue Note BLP 4177
1383 tk.6Gnostic-
1384 tk.14Thandiwa-
1385 tk.19Nomadic-
* Blue Note BLP 4177, BST 84177, B1-32092   Grachan Moncur III - Some Other Stuff

Blue Mitchell Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Chick Corea (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Al Foster (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 30, 1964
1391 tk.5Fungii MamaBlue Note 45-1921, BLP 4178
1392 tk.14Step LightlyBlue Note BLP 4178
1393 tk.15The Thing To Do-
1394 tk.17Chick's Tune-
1395 tk.19Mona's Mood-
* Blue Note BLP 4178, BST 84178, CDP 7 84178 2   Blue Mitchell - The Thing To Do
= Mosaic MQ6-178, MD4-178   The Complete Blue Note Blue Mitchell Sessions (1963-67)
* Blue Note 45-1921   Blue Mitchell - Fungii Mama, Part 1&2

Wayne Shorter Quartet

Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 3, 1964
1396 tk.10Yes Or NoBlue Note BLP 4182
1397 tk.12Mahjong-
1398 tk.15House Of Jade-
tk.16House Of Jade (alt. take)Blue Note 7243 8 37644 2
tk.18Juju (alt. take)-
1399 tk.19JujuBlue Note BLP 4182
1400 tk.27Deluge-
1401 tk.29Twelve More Bars To Go-
* Blue Note BLP 4182, BST 84182, CDP 7 46514 2, 7243 8 37644 2   Wayne Shorter - Juju

Jackie McLean Quintet

Charles Tolliver (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Cecil McBee (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 5, 1964
1402 tk.5TruthBlue Note BLP 4179
1403 tk.17'Snuff-
1404 tk.18Das Dat-
1405 tk.24Revillot-
1406 tk.31Cancellation-
1407 tk.33It's Time-
* Blue Note BLP 4179, BST 84179   Jackie McLean - It's Time!

Lee Morgan Sextet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 11, 1964
tk.7ExotiqueBlue Note LT-1058
tk.8Tom Cat-
tk.14Twice Around-
tk.29Rigormortis (Riggormortes)-
tk.35Twilight Mist-
* Blue Note LT-1058, CDP 7 84446 2   Lee Morgan - Tom Cat

Horace Silver Quintet

Carmell Jones (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Teddy Smith (bass) Roger Humphries (drums)
"Pep's", Philadelphia, PA, August 15, 1964
1413The Natives Are Restless TonightBlue Note rejected
1414Que Pasa-
1415Pretty Eyes-
1416The Kicker-
tk.1I'll Remember April-
tk.2The Kicker-
tk.3Pretty Eyes-
tk.4Que Pasa-
tk.5Skinny Minnie-
tk.6Mexican Hip Dance-
tk.7The Natives Are Restless Tonight-
tk.8Que Pasa-
tk.9The Kicker-
tk.10Mexican Hip Dance-
tk.11The Natives Are Restless Tonight-
tk.12Skinny Minnie-
tk.13Pretty Eyes-
tk.14Que Pasa-
tk.15Mexican Hip Dance-
tk.16The Kicker-
tk.17Pretty Eyes-
tk.18The Natives Are Restless Tonight-
tk.19Que Pasa-
tk.20The Kicker-
tk.21The Natives Are Restless Tonight-
tk.22Que Pasa-
tk.23The Kicker-

Anthony Williams Quartet

Sam Rivers (tenor saxophone) Gary Peacock (bass) Richard Davis (bass -1,2) Anthony Williams (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 21, 1964
1. 1417 tk.5Two Pieces Of One: GreenBlue Note BLP 4180
2. 1418 tk.7Two Pieces Of One: Red-
3. 1419 tk.9Tomorrow Afternoon-
* Blue Note BLP 4180, BST 84180, CDP 7 84180 2   Anthony Williams - Life Time

Anthony Williams Quartet

Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone, marimba -2) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass -1) Anthony Williams (drums, timpani, wood blocks, maracas, triangle -2)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 24, 1964
1. 1420 tk.12Barb's Song To The WizardBlue Note BLP 4180
2. 1421 tk.17Memory-
* Blue Note BLP 4180, BST 84180, CDP 7 84180 2   Anthony Williams - Life Time

Stanley Turrentine Sextet

Lee Morgan (trumpet -1/4) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Ray Barretto (congas -1/3)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 4, 1964
1. 1422 tk.1ShirleyBlue Note BLP 4234, LT-1075
2. 1423 tk.11Wahoo (Stanley's Blues)Blue Note LT-1075
3. 1424 tk.14TacosBlue Note BLP 4234, LT-1075
4. 1425 tk.22Can't Buy Me LoveBlue Note LT-1075
5. 1426 tk.23My Girl Is Just Enough Woman For Me-
* Blue Note BLP 4234   Stanley Turrentine (not released)
* Blue Note LT-1075   Stanley Turrentine - Mr. Natural

Jackie McLean Quintet

Charles Tolliver (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Cecil McBee (bass) Steve Ellington (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 9, 1964
1427PlightBlue Note rejected
1428Wrong Handle-

Grant Green Trio

Larry Young (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 11, 1964
1429 tk.3Talkin' 'Bout J.C.Blue Note BLP 4183
1430 tk.8People-
1431 tk.12Luny Tune-
1432 tk.14I'm An Old Cowhand-
1433 tk.17You Don't Know What Love Is-
* Blue Note BLP 4183, BST 84183   Grant Green - Talkin' About!

Kenny Dorham Quintet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 14, 1964
1434 tk.4The FoxBlue Note BLP 4181
1435 tk.6Night Watch-
1436 tk.10Trompeta Toccata-
1437 tk.11MamacitaBlue Note 45-1922, BLP 4181
* Blue Note BLP 4181, BST 84181, CDP 7 84181 2   Kenny Dorham - Trompeta Toccata
* Blue Note 45-1922   Kenny Dorham - Mamacita, Part 1&2

Jackie McLean Quintet

Charles Tolliver (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Cecil McBee (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 16, 1964
1438 tk.1ActionBlue Note BLP 4218
1439 tk.3Wrong Handle-
1440 tk.15I Hear A Rhapsody-
1441 tk.19Plight-
1442 tk.20Hootnan-
* Blue Note BLP 4218, BST 84218   Jackie McLean - Action

Freddie Roach Quartet With Voices

Conrad Lester (tenor saxophone) Freddie Roach (organ) Calvin Newborn (guitar) Clarence Johnston (drums) Marvin Robinson, Phyllis Smith, Willie Tate (voice)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 16, 1964
1444 tk.8Blues For 007Blue Note BLP 4190
1445 tk.15Busted-
1446 tk.22Loie-
1447 tk.32Cloud 788-
1448 tk.33All That's Good-
1443 tk.45Journeyman-
* Blue Note BLP 4190, BST 84190   Freddie Roach - All That's Good

Kenny Burrell Sextet

Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Ben Tucker (bass) Bill English (drums) Ray Barretto (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 22, 1964
1449 tk.2Love, Your Spell Is EverywhereBlue Note (J) GXF-3057
1450 tk.20Freedom-
1451 tk.25Lonesome Road-
1452 tk.31G Minor Bash-
1453 tk.42K Twist-
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3057, (J) GXK-8170   Kenny Burrell - Freedom

Horace Silver Quintet

Carmell Jones (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Teddy Smith (bass) Roger Humphries (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 26, 1964
1454 tk.4The KickerBlue Note BLP 4185
1455 tk.9Que PasaBlue Note 45-1913, BLP 4185
1456 tk.16The Natives Are Restless TonightBlue Note BLP 4185
1457 tk.26Song For My FatherBlue Note 45-1912, BLP 4185, BST 89904, BST2 84429, BN-LA402-H2, (J) NP-9020C
* Blue Note BLP 4185, BST 84185, CDP 7 84185 2, B1-ST 46548   Horace Silver - Song For My Father
* Blue Note BST 89904   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1959-1969
= Blue Note BN-LA160-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 3
* Blue Note BST2 84429   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver Best Album
* Blue Note (J) NP-9020C   Various Artists - Blue Note Jazz
* Blue Note 45-1913   Horace Silver - Que Pasa, Part 1&2
* Blue Note 45-1912, (J) NP-2007   Horace Silver - Song For My Father, Part 1&2

Solomon Ilori Band

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Hubert Laws (flute, tenor saxophone) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Chief Bey, Ladji Camara, Montego Joe as Roger Sanders, Sunny Morgan (percussion, vocals) Solomon Ilori (vocals) Coleridge Perkinson (director)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 30, 1964
1458 tk.4Bamu Baamu L'ayo (I Have The Strength To Sing)Blue Note unissued
1459 tk.11Toni Omo Re (Loving Your Child)-
1460 tk.17Agbamurero (Rhino)-
1461 tk.25Gbogbo Omo Ibile (Going Home)-
1462 tk.33Igbesi Aiye (Song Of Praise To God)-

Wayne Shorter Quintet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 2, 1964
1462?Witch HuntBlue Note rejected
Dance Cadaverous-
Speak No Evil-

Duke Pearson Sextet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) James Spaulding (alto saxophone) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Duke Pearson (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Otis Finch (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 6, 1964
1463AmandaBlue Note rejected
E.S.P. (Extrasensory Perception)-
Fly, Little Bird, Fly-

Larry Young Quartet

Sam Rivers (tenor saxophone -1/5) Larry Young (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 12, 1964
1. 1464 tk.3Plaza De TorosBlue Note BLP 4187
2. 1465 tk.5Tyrone-
3. 1466 tk.9Backup-
4. 1467 tk.10Paris Eyes-
5. tk.20Ritha (quartet version)Blue Note 7243 8 21734 2
6. 1468 tk.23RithaBlue Note BLP 4187
* Blue Note BLP 4187, BST 84187, 7243 8 21734 2   Larry Young - Into Somethin'

Grant Green Quartet

Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Larry Young (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 16, 1964
1469 tk.5Lazy AfternoonBlue Note BLP 4253
1470 tk.8I Wish You Love-
1471 tk.12Somewhere In The Night-
1472This Is All I Askrejected
1473 tk.26Street Of DreamsBlue Note BLP 4253
* Blue Note BLP 4253, BST 84253   Grant Green - Street Of Dreams

Donald Byrd Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Jimmy Heath (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Walter Booker (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 18, 1964
1474 tk.6I Am So Excited By YouBlue Note 7243 8 59963 2
tk.9Gingerbread Boy-
* Blue Note 7243 8 59963 2   Donald Byrd - Mustang!

Duke Pearson Sextet

Donald Byrd (trumpet -1/5) James Spaulding (alto saxophone, flute -1/5) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone -1/5) Duke Pearson (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 21, 1964
1. 1475 tk.3AmandaBlue Note BLP 4191
2. 1476 tk.6E.S.P. (Extrasensory Perception)-
3. 1477 tk.12Bedouin-
4. 1478 tk.15Wahoo-
5. 1479 tk.22Fly, Little Bird, Fly-
6. 1480 tk.28Farewell Machelle-
* Blue Note BLP 4191, BST 84191, CDP 7 84191 2   Duke Pearson - Wahoo!

Joe Henderson Quartet

Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 30, 1964
1481 tk.2Inner UrgeBlue Note BLP 4189
1482 tk.10You Know I Care-
1483 tk.15Isotope-
1484 tk.21Night And Day-
1485 tk.23El Barrio-
* Blue Note BLP 4189, BST 84189, CDP 7 84189 2   Joe Henderson - Inner Urge

Sam Rivers Quartet

Sam Rivers (tenor saxophone) Jaki Byard (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Anthony Williams (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 11, 1964
1487 tk.3Fuchsia Swing SongBlue Note BLP 4184
1488 tk.6Cyclic Episode-
1489 tk.10Luminous Monolith-
tk.12Luminous Monolith (alt. take)Mosaic MR5-167
1490 tk.15EllipsisBlue Note BLP 4184
tk.17Downstairs Blues Upstairs (alt. take 1)Mosaic MR5-167
tk.18Downstairs Blues Upstairs (alt. take 2)-
tk.19Downstairs Blues Upstairs (alt. take 3)-
1491 tk.20Downstairs Blues UpstairsBlue Note BLP 4184
1492 tk.23Beatrice-
* Blue Note BLP 4184, BST 84184   Sam Rivers - Fuchsia Swing Song
= Mosaic MR5-167, MD3-167   The Complete Blue Note Sam Rivers Sessions

Donald Byrd Septet With Orchestra

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 saxophone) 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
1493 tk.3I'm Tryin' To Get HomeBlue Note BLP 4188
1494 tk.5March Children-
1495 tk.11Brother IsaacBlue Note 45-1916, BLP 4188
* Blue Note BLP 4188, BST 84188, CDP 7 84188 2   Donald Byrd - I'm Tryin' To Get Home
* Blue Note 45-1916   Donald Byrd - Brother Isaac / I've Longed And Searched For My Mother

Donald Byrd Septet With Orchestra

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 MotherBlue Note 45-1916, BLP 4188
1497 tk.20NoahBlue Note BLP 4188
1498 tk.26Pearly Gates-
* Blue Note BLP 4188, BST 84188, CDP 7 84188 2   Donald Byrd - I'm Tryin' To Get Home
* Blue Note 45-1916   Donald Byrd - Brother Isaac / I've Longed And Searched For My Mother

Wayne Shorter Quintet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet -1/3,5/7) Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 24, 1964
1. 1499 tk.6Witch HuntBlue Note BLP 4194
2. 1500 tk.12Wild Flower-
3. 1501 tk.14Speak No Evil-
4. 1502 tk.17Infant Eyes-
5. 1503 tk.25Fee-Fi-Fo-Fum-
6. 1504 tk.27Dance Cadaverous-
7. tk.30Dance Cadaverous (alt. take)Blue Note 7243 4 99001 2
* Blue Note BLP 4194, BST 84194, CDP 7 46509 2, 7243 4 99001 2, B1-ST 46509   Wayne Shorter - Speak No Evil