Blue Note Records Discography: 1967-1968

1967

Donald Byrd Sextet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Sonny Red (alto saxophone) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano) Walter Booker (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 9, 1967
1810 tk.5LokiBlue Note BLP 4259
1811 tk.9Eldorado-
1812 tk.10West Of The Pecos-
Blackjackrejected
1814 tk.28Beale StreetBlue Note BLP 4259
1813 tk.29Blackjack-
1815 tk.33Pentatonic-
* Blue Note BLP 4259, BST 84259, 7243 8 21286 2   Donald Byrd - Blackjack

Lee Morgan Septet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) James Spaulding (alto saxophone, flute) Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Duke Pearson (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 13, 1967
tk.2Blue Gardenia (alt. take)Blue Note 7243 8 23213 2
1816 tk.6Blue Gardenia-
1817 tk.20God Bless The Child-
1818 tk.24Somewhere-
1819 tk.39If I Were A Carpenter-
1820 tk.41A Lot Of Livin' To Do-
1821 tk.46This Is The Life-
* Blue Note 7243 8 23213 2   Lee Morgan - Standards

Lou Donaldson Nonet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Garnett Brown (trombone) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Jerry Dodgion (alto saxophone, flute) Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Al Harewood (drums) Duke Pearson (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 20, 1967
1822 tk.4Sweet And LovelyBlue Note (J) GXF-3068
1823 tk.6You've Changed-
1824 tk.7Sweet Slumber-
1825 tk.9It Might As Well Be Spring-
1826 tk.11What Will I Tell My Heart-
1827 tk.14The Good Life-
1828 tk.15Stardust-
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3068, (J) GXK-8164, CDP 7 84254 2   Lou Donaldson - Sweet Slumber
= Blue Note BST 84254   Lou Donaldson - Lush Life (also released)

Jackie McLean Quintet

Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) Lamont Johnson (piano) Scott Holt (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 3, 1967
1829 tk.7HipnosisBlue Note BN-LA483-H2
1830 tk.11Slow Poke-
1831 tk.21The Breakout-
1832 tk.30Back Home-
1833 tk.40The Reason Why-
* Blue Note BN-LA483-H2   Jackie McLean - Hipnosis

Andrew Hill Sextet

Robin Kenyatta (alto saxophone) Sam Rivers (tenor,soprano saxophone, flute) Nadi Qamar (thumb piano, African drums, percussion) Andrew Hill (piano) Cecil McBee (bass) Teddy Robinson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 10, 1967
1834 tk.2PrevueBlue Note unissued
1835 tk.5Yomo-
1836 tk.8I-
1837 tk.9Awake-
1838 tk.11Now-

Stanley Turrentine Tentet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Julian Priester (trombone) Jerry Dodgion (alto saxophone, flute) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Joe Farrell (tenor saxophone, flute) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone, clarinet) Kenny Barron (piano) Bucky Pizzarelli (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Duke Pearson (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 17, 1967
1839 tk.4She's A CariocaBlue Note BN-LA394-H2
1840 tk.9Samba Do Aviao-
1841 tk.14Manha De CarnavalBlue Note LT-993
1842 tk.15What Now, My Love-
1843 tk.24Night SongBlue Note BN-LA394-H2
1844 tk.32Here's That Rainy DayBlue Note LT-993
1845 tk.41Blues For Del-
* Blue Note BN-LA394-H2   Stanley Turrentine Best Album
* Blue Note LT-993   Stanley Turrentine - New Time Shuffle

Hank Mobley Septet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) James Spaulding (alto saxophone, flute -2/6) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano) Sonny Greenwich (guitar -2/6) Walter Booker (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 24, 1967
1. 1846 tk.15Don't Cry, Just SighBlue Note LT-1081
2. 1847 tk.16Third Season-
3. 1848 tk.29Give Me That Feelin'-
4. 1849 tk.30Boss Bossa-
5. 1850 tk.33Steppin' Stone-
6. 1851 tk.36An Aperitif-
* Blue Note LT-1081   Hank Mobley - Third Season

Wayne Shorter Sextet

Curtis Fuller (trombone) James Spaulding (alto saxophone, flute) Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 10, 1967
1852 tk.3SchizophreniaBlue Note BST 84297
1853 tk.10Go-
1854 tk.20Playground-
1855 tk.28Tom Thumb-
1856 tk.32Miyako-
1857 tk.35Kryptonite-
* Blue Note BST 84297, B1-32096   Wayne Shorter - Schizophrenia

Sam Rivers Sextet

Donald Byrd (trumpet -1/4) Julian Priester (trombone -1/4) James Spaulding (alto saxophone, flute -1/5) Sam Rivers (tenor,soprano saxophone, flute) Cecil McBee (bass) Steve Ellington (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 17, 1967
1. 1858 tk.10PaeanBlue Note BN-LA453-H2; Mosaic MR5-167; Blue Note BST 84261
2. 1859 tk.20Precis-
3. 1860 tk.25Helix-
4. 1861 tk.32Effusive Melange-
5. 1862 tk.33Involution-
6. 1863 tk.34Afflatus-
* Blue Note BN-LA453-H2   Sam Rivers - Involution
* Mosaic MR5-167, MD3-167   The Complete Blue Note Sam Rivers Sessions
* Blue Note BST 84261   Sam Rivers - Dimensions And Extensions (also released)
= Blue Note CDP 7 84261 2   Sam Rivers - Dimensions And Extensions

Jackie McLean Quintet

Ornette Coleman (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) Lamont Johnson (piano) Scott Holt (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 24, 1967
1864 tk.6Old GospelBlue Note BLP 4262
1865 tk.9Strange As It Seems-
1866 tk.10Lifetime: Offspring / Midway / Vernzone / The Inevitable End-
* Blue Note BLP 4262, BST 84262   Jackie McLean - New And Old Gospel

Lou Donaldson Quintet

Melvin Lastie (cornet -1/4,6) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Lonnie Smith (organ) George Benson (guitar) Leo Morris (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 7, 1967
1. 1867 tk.4One CylinderBlue Note BLP 4263
2. 1868 tk.6Aw Shucks!-
3. 1869 tk.8Alligator BogalooBlue Note 45-1934, BLP 4263
4. 1870 tk.15Rev. Moses-
5. 1871 tk.17I Want A Little GirlBlue Note BLP 4263
6. 1872 tk.18The Thang-
* Blue Note BLP 4263, BST 84263, CDP 7 84263 2   Lou Donaldson - Alligator Bogaloo
* Blue Note 45-1934, (J) NP-2010   Lou Donaldson - Alligator Bogaloo / Rev. Moses

Lee Morgan Quintet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) David Newman (tenor saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 14, 1967
1878 tk.7Sonic BoomBlue Note LT-987
* Blue Note LT-987   Lee Morgan - Sonic Boom

McCoy Tyner Quartet

Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 21, 1967
1873 tk.1ContemplationBlue Note BLP 4264
1874 tk.6Passion Dance-
1875 tk.7Blues On The Corner-
1876 tk.12Four By Five-
1877 tk.18Search For Peace-
* Blue Note BLP 4264, BST 84264, CDP 7 46512 2   McCoy Tyner - The Real McCoy

Lee Morgan Quintet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) David Newman (tenor saxophone -1/4) Cedar Walton (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 28, 1967
1. 1879 tk.8Sneaky PeteBlue Note LT-987
2. 1880 tk.9The Mercenary-
3. 1881 tk.14Mumbo Jumbo-
4. 1882 tk.20Fathead-
5. 1883 tk.22I'll Never Be The Same-
* Blue Note LT-987   Lee Morgan - Sonic Boom

Donald Byrd Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Sonny Red (alto saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano) Walter Booker (bass) Billy Higgins (drums, vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 12, 1967
1884 tk.3Book's BossaBlue Note BST 84292
1885 tk.15The Loner-
1886 tk.18Jelly Roll-
1887 tk.22Slow Drag-
1889 tk.29My Ideal-
1890 tk.30Secret Love-
* Blue Note BST 84292   Donald Byrd - Slow Drag

Andrew Hill Trio

Andrew Hill (piano, soprano saxophone, organ) Ron Carter (bass) Teddy Robinson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 17, 1967
1891 tk.1Nine At The BottomBlue Note unissued
1891 tk.3Nine At The Bottom (alt. take)-
1892 tk.4Six At The Top-
1893 tk.7Chained-
1894 tk.9Moma-
1895 tk.11Absolution-
1896 tk.14Interfusion-

Hank Mobley Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 26, 1967
1898 tk.3No ArgumentBlue Note BST 84425
1899 tk.6The Hippity Hop-
1900 tk.9Bossa For Baby-
1901 tk.12Soul Time (Dusty Foot)Blue Note BST 84425, (J) BNJ-71106
1902 tk.27Far Away LandsBlue Note BST 84425
1903 tk.32A Dab Of This And That-
* Blue Note BST 84425, CDP 7 84425 2   Hank Mobley - Far Away Lands
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-71106   Various Artists - Soho Blue

Thad Jones - Mel Lewis Orchestra

Thad Jones (cornet, flugelhorn, composer, leader) Mel Lewis (drums) Thad Jones - Mel Lewis Orchestra
"Village Vanguard", NYC, June 1, 1967
Little Pixie, No. 2Blue Note BN-LA392-H2
* Blue Note BN-LA392-H2   Thad Jones - Mel Lewis Best Album

Stanley Turrentine Tentet

Blue Mitchell, Tommy Turrentine (trumpet) Julian Priester (trombone) Jerry Dodgion (alto saxophone, flute) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Al Gibbons (tenor saxophone, bass clarinet) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone, clarinet) McCoy Tyner (piano) Walter Booker (bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Duke Pearson (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 9, 1967
1904 tk.16With This RingBlue Note unissued
1905 tk.15Silver Tears-
1906 tk.20A Bluish Bag-
1907 tk.26Come Back To Me-
1908 tk.30The Days Of Wine And Roses-
1909 tk.45Message To MichaelBlue Note rejected

The Three Sounds

Gene Harris (piano) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Donald Bailey (drums) Dick Bock (producer)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, June 9 & 10, 1967
Still I'm SadBlue Note 45-1935, BLP 4265, (J) NP-2019
June Night: Just Give Me A June Night / The Moonlight And YouBlue Note BLP 4265
I Thought About You-
Summertime-
Makin' Bread AgainBlue Note 45-1935, BLP 4265
Here's That Rainy DayBlue Note BLP 4265
Blues March-
Never Say YesBlue Note 7243 5 23995 2
River Shallow-
Sunny-
Bad Bad Whiskey-
C Jam Blues (set call)-
Sylvieunissued
Like Someone In Love-
Georgia On My Mind-
Goin' Out Of My Head-
Yesterday-
The Shadow Of Your Smile-
Stella By Starlight-
Bluesette-
Makin' Whoopee-
Cute-
Sherry-
It Was A Very Good Year-
Li'l Darlin'-
* Blue Note BLP 4265, BST 84265, 7243 5 23995 2   The Three Sounds - Live At The Lighthouse
* Blue Note 45-1935   The Three Sounds - Makin' Bread Again / Still I'm Sad
* Blue Note (J) NP-2019   The Three Sounds - The Frown / Still I'm Sad

The Three Sounds

Gene Harris (piano, organ) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Donald Bailey (drums) Dick Bock (producer)
not live at "The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, June 10, 1967
Takin' It EasyBlue Note 7243 5 23995 2
Down In My Own Tears-
Why Am I Treated So Bad-
Crying TimeBlue Note BLP 4265
I Held My Head In Shame-
* Blue Note BLP 4265, BST 84265, 7243 5 23995 2   The Three Sounds - Live At The Lighthouse

Stanley Turrentine Orchestra

Joe Shepley, Marvin Stamm (trumpet, flugelhorn) Garnett Brown, Julian Priester (trombone) Al Gibbons (alto saxophone, flute, bass clarinet) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Joe Farrell (tenor saxophone, flute) Mario Rivera (baritone saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Ray Lucas (drums) Duke Pearson (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 23, 1967
1910 tk.4Better Luck Next TimeBlue Note BN-LA394-H2
1911 tk.11Bonita-
1912 tk.14Return Of The Prodigal SonBlue Note LT-993
1913 tk.16Flying Jumbo (Prez Delight)Blue Note BN-LA394-H2
1914 tk.27Ain't No Mountain High EnoughBlue Note LT-993
1915 tk.32New Time Shuffle-
* Blue Note BN-LA394-H2   Stanley Turrentine Best Album
* Blue Note LT-993   Stanley Turrentine - New Time Shuffle

Lee Morgan Sextet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 14, 1967
1916 tk.2The ProcrastinatorBlue Note BN-LA582-J2, B1-33579
1917 tk.9Stop-Start-
1918 tk.19Rio-
1919 tk.20Soft Touch (Slumber)-
1920 tk.24Party Time-
1921 tk.25Dear Sir-
* Blue Note BN-LA582-J2   Lee Morgan - The Procrastinator
* Blue Note B1-33579   Lee Morgan - The Procrastinator

Bobby Hutcherson Quartet

Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone, drums) Herbie Hancock (piano) Albert Stinson (bass) Joe Chambers (drums, gong, timpani)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 21, 1967
1922 tk.2Subtle NeptuneBlue Note (J) GXF-3061
1923 tk.7My Joy-
1925 tk.16Theme From "Blow Up"-
1926 tk.20Oblique-
1927 tk.25Bi-Sectional-
1924 tk.28'Til Then-
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3061, CDP 7 84444 2   Bobby Hutcherson - Oblique

Stanley Turrentine Nonet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Garnett Brown (trombone) James Spaulding (alto saxophone, flute) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Duke Pearson (organ, arranger) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Ray Lucas (drums) Richard Landrum (congas, bongos, tambourine)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 28, 1967
1928 tk.3The Look Of Loveunissued
1929 tk.14You Want Me To Stop Loving YouBlue Note B1-31883
1930 tk.18Dr. Feelgoodunissued
1930 tk.21--
1931 tk.34Up, Up And Away-
1932 tk.36Georgy Girl-
1933 tk.39A Foggy DayBlue Note 7243 8 29908 2
* Blue Note B1-31883   Various Artists - The Lost Grooves
* Blue Note 7243 8 29908 2   Stanley Turrentine - Easy Walker

Jackie McLean Sextet

Woody Shaw (trumpet -1/4,6) Grachan Moncur III (trombone -3,4,6) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) Lamont Johnson (piano) Scott Holt (bass) Rashied Ali (drums) Barbara Simmons (recitation -4)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 8, 1967
1. 1934 tk.2Big Ben's Voice (alt. take)Blue Note 7243 8 59383 2
2. 1934 tk.3Big Ben's VoiceBlue Note BST 84284
3. 1935 tk.4Conversion Point-
4. 1936 tk.8Soul-
5. 1937 tk.14Dear Nick, Dear John-
6. 1938 tk.17Erdu-
* Blue Note BST 84284, 7243 8 59383 2   Jackie McLean - 'Bout Soul

Duke Pearson Octet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Garnett Brown (trombone) James Spaulding (alto saxophone) Jerry Dodgion (alto saxophone, flute) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Duke Pearson (piano, arranger) Gene Taylor (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 13, 1967
1939My Love Waits (O Meu Amor Espera)rejected
1940Chili Pepper-
1941 tk.23Make It GoodBlue Note BST 84267
1942 tk.25Los Malos Hombres-
1942 tk.30Los Malos Hombres (alt. take)Blue Note 7243 8 28269 2
1943 tk.33Scrap IronBlue Note BST 84267
1944 tk.35Rotary-
1939 tk.37My Love Waits (O Meu Amor Espera)-
1940 tk.38Chili Pepper-
* Blue Note BST 84267, B1-28269, 7243 8 28269 2   Duke Pearson - The Right Touch

Larry Young Septet

Hank White (flugelhorn -1/3,5) Herbert Morgan, Tyrone Washington (tenor saxophone -1/3,5) Larry Young (organ) Eddie Wright (guitar -2,6) Eddie Gladden (drums) Stacey Edwards (congas -1/3,6) Althea Young (vocals -6)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 18, 1967
1. 1945 tk.4EveningBlue Note BST 84266
2. 1946 tk.6Majestic Soul-
3. 1947 tk.7Means Happiness-
4. 1949 tk.11Major Affair-
5. 1948 tk.17Tender Feelings-
6. 1950 tk.21Wild Is The Wind-
* Blue Note BST 84266   Larry Young - Contrasts

Jack Wilson Sextet

Lee Morgan (trumpet -1/5) Garnett Brown (trombone -1/5) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone -1/5) Jack Wilson (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 22, 1967
1. 1951 tk.4Frank's TuneBlue Note BST 84270
2. 1952 tk.11Easterly Winds-
3. 1953 tk.16Nirvana-
4. 1954 tk.17On Children-
5. 1955 tk.20Do It-
6. 1956 tk.23A Time For Love-
* Blue Note BST 84270   Jack Wilson - Easterly Winds

Donald Byrd Sextet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Sonny Red (alto saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Chick Corea (piano) Miroslav Vitous (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 29, 1967
1957The CreeperBlue Note rejected
1958Chico-San-

Donald Byrd Sextet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Sonny Red (alto saxophone -1,2,4/7) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone -1,2,4/7) Chick Corea (piano) Miroslav Vitous (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 5, 1967
1. 1959 tk.4Blues Well DoneBlue Note LT-1096
2. 1960 tk.6Early Sunday Morning-
3. 1961 tk.8I Will Wait For You-
4. 1962 tk.15Chico-San-
5. 1957 tk.18The Creeper-
6. 1963 tk.21Samba Yantra-
7. 1964 tk.25Blues Medium Rare-
* Blue Note LT-1096   Donald Byrd - The Creeper

Hank Mobley Sextet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet -1/5) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone -1/5) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) John Hicks (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 9, 1967
1. 1965 tk.4Two And OneBlue Note BST 84273
2. 1966 tk.6Bossa Deluxe-
3. 1967 tk.12Hi Voltage-
4. 1968 tk.15Flirty Girty-
5. 1969 tk.16Advance Notice-
6. 1970 tk.18No More Goodbyes-
* Blue Note BST 84273, CDP 7 84273 2   Hank Mobley - Hi Voltage

Lou Donaldson Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet -2/5) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Lonnie Smith (organ) Jimmy Ponder (guitar) Leo Morris (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 27, 1967
1. 1971 tk.2Ode To Billie JoeBlue Note BST 84271
2. 1972 tk.10Peepin'Blue Note 45-1937, BST 84271, BST 89904
3. 1973 tk.16The KidBlue Note BST 84271
4. 1974 tk.17The Shadow Of Your Smile-
5. 1975 tk.18The HumpbackBlue Note 45-1937, BST 84271, (J) NP-2020
* Blue Note BST 84271, CDP 7 84271 2   Lou Donaldson - Mr. Shing-A-Ling
* 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 45-1937   Lou Donaldson - Peepin' / The Humpback
* Blue Note (J) NP-2020   Lou Donaldson - Midnight Creeper / The Humpback

Andrew Hill Septet

Woody Shaw (trumpet) Howard Johnson (tuba, baritone saxophone) Robin Kenyatta (alto saxophone) Sam Rivers (tenor,soprano saxophone) Andrew Hill (piano) Herbie Lewis (bass) Teddy Robinson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 31, 1967
1977 tk.3OrbaBlue Note unissued
1978 tk.7Mother's Tale-
1979 tk.14Enamorado-
1980 tk.15For Blue People Only-
1981 tk.20Requiem For Truth-

Lee Morgan Sextet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone -1/5) Frank Mitchell (tenor saxophone -1/5) Cedar Walton (piano) Victor Sproles (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 10, 1967
1. 1982 tk.7Anti ClimaxBlue Note BST 84335
2. 1983 tk.11Psychedelic-
3. 1984 tk.17Short Count-
4. 1985 tk.20The Sixth Sense-
5. 1986 tk.22Afreaka (Mission Eternal)-
6. 1987 tk.24The Cry Of My People-
* Blue Note BST 84335, 7243 5 22467 2   Lee Morgan - The Sixth Sense

Blue Mitchell Nonet

Burt Collins, Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Julian Priester (trombone) Jerry Dodgion (alto saxophone, flute) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Al Foster (drums) Jimmy Heath, Melba Liston, Duke Pearson, Don Pickett (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 17, 1967
1988 tk.8Len SirrahBlue Note BST 84272
1989 tk.14Togetherness-
1989 tk.16Togetherness (alt. take)Mosaic MQ6-178
1990 tk.18Heads Up! Feet Down!Blue Note BST 84272
1991 tk.23Good Humor Man (alt. take)Mosaic MQ6-178
1991 tk.24Good Humor ManBlue Note BST 84272
1992 tk.32The Folks Who Live On The Hill-
1993 tk.34The People In Nassau-
* Blue Note BST 84272   Blue Mitchell - Heads Up!
= Mosaic MQ6-178, MD4-178   The Complete Blue Note Blue Mitchell Sessions (1963-67)

McCoy Tyner Nonet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Julian Priester (trombone -1/5) Bob Northern (French horn -1/5) Howard Johnson (tuba -1/5) James Spaulding (alto saxophone, flute -1/5) Bennie Maupin (tenor saxophone -1/5) McCoy Tyner (piano) Herbie Lewis (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 1, 1967
1. 1994 tk.3Mode To JohnBlue Note BST 84275
2. 1995 tk.9The High Priest-
3. 1996 tk.12Man From Tanganyika-
4. 1997 tk.18Utopia-
5. 1998 tk.21All My Yesterday-
6. 1999 tk.22Lee Plus Three-
* Blue Note BST 84275, CDP 7 84275 2   McCoy Tyner - Tender Moments

Duke Pearson's Big Band

Randy Brecker, Burt Collins, Joe Shepley, Marvin Stamm (trumpet) Garnett Brown, Benny Powell, Julian Priester (trombone) Kenny Rupp (bass trombone) Jerry Dodgion (alto saxophone, flute, piccolo) Al Gibbons (alto saxophone, flute, bass clarinet) Frank Foster, Lew Tabackin (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone, clarinet) Duke Pearson (piano, arranger) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 15, 1967
2000 tk.6Ready When You Are C.B.Blue Note BST 84276
2001 tk.11Ground Hog-
2002 tk.19Mississippi Dip-
2005 tk.30Bedouin-
2003 tk.24A Taste Of Honey-
2004 tk.37New Time Shuffle-
2006 tk.40Straight Up And Down-
2007 tk.47New Girl-
2008 tk.54Time After Time-
* Blue Note BST 84276, 7243 4 94508 2   Introducing Duke Pearson's Big Band

Jackie McLean Quintet

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

Tyrone Washington Sextet

Woody Shaw (trumpet -1/5) James Spaulding (alto saxophone, flute -1/5) Tyrone Washington (tenor saxophone) Kenny Barron (piano -1/5) Reggie Workman (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 29, 1967
1. 2015 tk.4EthosBlue Note BST 84274
2. 2016 tk.7Soul Dance-
3. 2017 tk.11Yearning For Love-
4. 2018 tk.14Positive Path-
5. 2019 tk.15Natural Essence-
6. 2020 tk.18Song Of Peace-
* Blue Note BST 84274   Tyrone Washington - Natural Essence

1968

Booker Ervin Quintet

Richard Williams (trumpet -1/5) Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone, flute) Bobby Few (piano) Cevera Jeffries (bass) Lenny McBrowne (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 12, 1968
1. 2021 tk.6Sweet PeaBlue Note BST 84283
2. 2022 tk.8The In Between-
3. 2023 tk.12Mour-
4. 2024 tk.19The Muse-
5. 2025 tk.26Tyra-
6. 2026 tk.28Largo-
* Blue Note BST 84283   Booker Ervin - The In Between

Hank Mobley Sextet

Woody Shaw (trumpet, flugelhorn) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Lamont Johnson (piano) George Benson (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 19, 1968
2027 tk.6Up, Over And OutBlue Note BST 84288
2028 tk.8Lookin' East-
2029 tk.9Goin' Out Of My HeadBlue Note 45-1938, BST 84288
2030 tk.12BeverlyBlue Note BST 84288
2031 tk.15Good Pickin's-
2032 tk.19Reach Out, I'll Be ThereBlue Note 45-1938, BST 84288
* Blue Note BST 84288   Hank Mobley - Reach Out!
* Blue Note 45-1938   Hank Mobley - Reach Out, I'll Be There / Goin' Out Of My Head

Stanley Turrentine Orchestra

Burt Collins, Marvin Stamm (trumpet, flugelhorn) Garnett Brown, Benny Powell (trombone) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Jerry Dodgion, Joe Farrell, Al Gibbons (reeds) McCoy Tyner (piano) Everett Barksdale (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 25, 1968
2033SpookyBlue Note 45-1936, B1-31883
2034Elusive ButterflyBlue Note (E) 7243 4 93991 2
2035Love Is BlueBlue Note 45-1936
2036When I Look Into Your Eyesunissued
* Blue Note B1-31883   Various Artists - The Lost Grooves
* Blue Note (E) 7243 4 93991 2   Stanley Turrentine Plays The Pop Hits - Easy
* Blue Note 45-1936   Stanley Turrentine - Spooky / Love Is Blue

Larry Young Quintet

Byard Lancaster (alto saxophone, flute -1,2,4/6) Herbert Morgan (tenor saxophone -1,2,4,5) Larry Young (organ) George Benson (guitar -1,2,4/6) Eddie Gladden (drums) Althea Young (vocals -6)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 9, 1968
1. 2037 tk.1Call MeBlue Note BST 84304
2. 2038 tk.3The Infant-
3. 2039 tk.6The Cradle-
4. 2040 tk.10Heaven On Earth-
5. 2041 tk.11The Hereafter-
6. 2042 tk.12My Funny Valentine-
* Blue Note BST 84304   Larry Young - Heaven On Earth

Lee Morgan Sextet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Bennie Maupin (tenor saxophone) John Hicks (piano) George Benson (guitar) Reggie Workman (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 15, 1968
2043 tk.6HaeschenBlue Note LT-1031
2044 tk.11Avotcja One-
2045 tk.22Durem-
2046 tk.24Dee Lawd-
2047 tk.28Taru, What's Wrong With You (What's Wrong)-
2048 tk.29Get Yourself Together-
* Blue Note LT-1031   Lee Morgan - Taru

Horace Silver Quintet

Charles Tolliver (trumpet) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass, electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 23, 1968
2049 tk.5Serenade To A Soul SisterBlue Note 45-1939, BLP 4277, BN-LA402-H2
2050 tk.10Psychedelic Sally-
2051 tk.20Rain DanceBlue Note BLP 4277
* Blue Note BLP 4277, BST 84277, CDP 7 84277 2   Horace Silver - Serenade To A Soul Sister
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver Best Album
* Blue Note 45-1939   Horace Silver - Psychedelic Sally / Serenade To A Soul Sister

Herbie Hancock Sextet

Thad Jones (flugelhorn -1/4) Peter Phillips (bass trombone -1/4) Jerry Dodgion (alto flute -1/4) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 6, 1968
1. 2058 tk.4Riot (alt. take 1)Blue Note 7243 4 95569 2
2. 2058 tk.5Riot (alt. take 2)-
3. 2058 tk.6RiotBlue Note BLP 4279, BST 89907
4. 2059 tk.12Speak Like A ChildBlue Note BLP 4279, BN-LA399-H2
5. 2060 tk.19First TripBlue Note BLP 4279
* Blue Note BLP 4279, BST 84279, CDP 7 46136 2   Herbie Hancock - Speak Like A Child
* 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

John Patton Quartet

Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) John Patton (organ) Jimmy Ponder (guitar) Clifford Jarvis (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 8, 1968
2052 tk.2Daddy JamesBlue Note BLP 4281
2053 tk.9Early A.M.-
2054 tk.14Minor Swing-
2055 tk.16Dirty Fingers-
2056 tk.19I Want To Go Home-
2057 tk.23String Bean-
* Blue Note BLP 4281, BST 84281   John Patton - That Certain Feeling

Herbie Hancock Sextet

Thad Jones (flugelhorn -1,2,4) Peter Phillips (bass trombone -1,2,4) Jerry Dodgion (alto flute -1,2,4) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 9, 1968
1. 2061 tk.20Goodbye To Childhood (alt. take)Blue Note 7243 4 95569 2
2. 2061 tk.23Goodbye To ChildhoodBlue Note BLP 4279, BST 89907, BN-LA399-H2
3. 2062 tk.26The SorcererBlue Note BLP 4279
4. 2063 tk.32ToysBlue Note BLP 4279, BN-LA399-H2
* Blue Note BLP 4279, BST 84279, CDP 7 46136 2   Herbie Hancock - Speak Like A Child
* 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

Bobby Hutcherson Quintet

James Spaulding (alto saxophone, flute) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Stanley Cowell (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 14, 1968
2069 tk.1Patterns (alt. take)Blue Note 7243 8 33583 2
2069 tk.3PatternsBlue Note LT-1044
2070 tk.8Effi-
2071 tk.10Nocturnal-
2072 tk.14Irina-
2073 tk.25Ankara-
2074 tk.29A Time To Go-
* Blue Note LT-1044, B1-33583, 7243 8 33583 2   Bobby Hutcherson - Patterns

Lou Donaldson Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet -2/5) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Lonnie Smith (organ) George Benson (guitar) Leo Morris (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 15, 1968
1. tk.4ElizabethBlue Note BST 84280
2. tk.8Dapper Dan-
3. tk.11Love PowerBlue Note 45-1941, BST 84280
4. tk.14Midnight CreeperBlue Note 45-1941, BST 84280, (J) NP-2020
5. tk.17Bag Of JewelsBlue Note BST 84280
* Blue Note BST 84280   Lou Donaldson - Midnight Creeper
* Blue Note 45-1941   Lou Donaldson - Midnight Creeper / Love Power
* Blue Note (J) NP-2020   Lou Donaldson - Midnight Creeper / The Humpback

Frank Foster Sextet

Marvin Stamm (trumpet -1/5) Garnett Brown (trombone -1/5) Frank Foster (tenor saxophone) Richard Wyands (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass, electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 21, 1968
1. 2075 tk.10You Gotta Be Kiddin'Blue Note BLP 4278
2. 2076 tk.17Stammpede-
3. 2077 tk.20Manhattan Fever-
4. 2078 tk.26Little Miss No Nose-
5. 2079 tk.27Seventh Avenue Bill-
6. 2080 tk.29Loneliness-
* Blue Note BLP 4278, BST 84278   Frank Foster - Manhattan Fever

Chick Corea Trio

Chick Corea (piano) Miroslav Vitous (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, March 27, 1968
I Don't KnowBlue Note BN-LA472-H2, CDP 7 90055 2
Pannonica-
Samba Yantra-
Windows-
* Blue Note BN-LA472-H2   Chick Corea - Circling In
* Blue Note CDP 7 90055 2   Chick Corea - Now He Sings, Now He Sobs

Horace Silver Quintet

Charles Tolliver (trumpet -1,2) Bennie Maupin (tenor saxophone -1,2) Horace Silver (piano) John Williams (bass) Billy Cobham (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 29, 1968
1. 2081Kindred SpiritsBlue Note BLP 4277
2. 2082Jungle Juice-
3. 2083Next Time I Fall In LoveBlue Note BLP 4277, BN-LA474-H2
* Blue Note BLP 4277, BST 84277, CDP 7 84277 2   Horace Silver - Serenade To A Soul Sister
* Blue Note BN-LA474-H2   Horace Silver - The Trio Sides

Elvin Jones Trio

Joe Farrell (tenor,soprano saxophone, flute, piccolo) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 8, 1968
2084 tk.2Village GreenBlue Note BLP 4282
2085 tk.3Sweet Little Maia-
2086 tk.8Reza-
2087 tk.16For Heaven's Sake-
2088 tk.17Keiko's Birthday March-
2089 tk.24Gingerbread Boy-
2090 tk.27Jay-Ree-
* Blue Note BLP 4282, BST 84282, CDP 7 84282 2   Elvin Jones - Puttin' It Together

The Three Sounds With Orchestra

Gene Harris (piano) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Donald Bailey (drums) with Bobby Bryant, Buddy Childers, Freddy Hill, Melvin Moore (trumpet) Lou Blackburn, Billy Byers, Pete Myers (trombone) Ernie Tack (bass trombone) Anthony Ortega, Frank Strozier (alto saxophone) Plas Johnson (tenor saxophone) Bill Green (baritone saxophone) Ken Watson (percussion) Roger Hutchinson (unknown instruments) Oliver Nelson (arranger)
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, April 10, 1968
The Look Of Love (From "Casino Royal")Blue Note BST 84285
Georgia (On My Mind)-
The Grass Is Greener-
I Remember Bird-
* Blue Note BST 84285   The Three Sounds - Coldwater Flat

The Three Sounds With Orchestra

Gene Harris (piano) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Donald Bailey (drums) with Bobby Bryant, Buddy Childers, Freddy Hill, Melvin Moore (trumpet) Lou Blackburn, Billy Byers, Pete Myers (trombone) Ernie Tack (bass trombone) Anthony Ortega, Frank Strozier (alto saxophone) Jay Migliori (tenor saxophone) Bill Green (baritone saxophone) Lou Singer (timpani) Ken Watson (percussion) Oliver Nelson (arranger): with Jay Migliori (tenor saxophone) Lou Singer (timpani) replaces Johnson, Hutchinson
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, April 11, 1968
My RomanceBlue Note BST 84285
Lonely Bottles-
Do Do Do (What Now Is Next)-
Coldwater Flat-
Last Train To Clarksville-
* Blue Note BST 84285   The Three Sounds - Coldwater Flat

The Three Sounds With Orchestra

Gene Harris (piano) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Donald Bailey (drums) with Conte Candoli, Buddy Childers, Freddy Hill, Melvin Moore (trumpet) Milt Bernhart, Lou Blackburn, Billy Byers (trombone) Ernie Tack (bass trombone) Anthony Ortega, Frank Strozier (alto saxophone) Plas Johnson, Tom Scott (tenor saxophone) Bill Green (baritone saxophone) Lou Singer (timpani) Ken Watson (percussion) Roger Hutchinson (unknown instruments) Oliver Nelson (arranger)
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, April 12, 1968
Star TrekBlue Note BST 84285
* Blue Note BST 84285   The Three Sounds - Coldwater Flat

Stanley Turrentine With Orchestra

Jimmy Nottingham, Snooky Young (flugelhorn) Benny Powell (bass trombone) Jim Buffington (French horn) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Hank Jones (piano -1,2) Duke Pearson (piano, arranger -3) Kenny Burrell (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Grady Tate (drums) overdubbed 14 piece strings, Thad Jones (arranger -1,2)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 15, May 27, 1968
1. 2091 tk.7Blues For StanBlue Note BST 84286
2. 2092 tk.18SmileBlue Note BST 84286, BN-LA394-H2
3. 2093 tk.22The Look Of LoveBlue Note 45-1940, BST 84286
* Blue Note BST 84286   Stanley Turrentine - The Look Of Love
* Blue Note BN-LA394-H2   Stanley Turrentine Best Album
* Blue Note 45-1940   Stanley Turrentine - The Look Of Love / This Guy's In Love With You

Andrew Hill Sextet

Woody Shaw (trumpet) Frank Mitchell (tenor saxophone) Andrew Hill (piano) Jimmy Ponder (guitar -1,3,4) Reggie Workman (bass) Idris Muhammad (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 19, 1968
1. 2094 tk.11Bayou RedBlue Note 7243 5 22672 2
2. 2095 tk.21/22Venture Inward-
3. 2096 tk.27Soul SpecialBlue Note B1-35636, 7243 5 22672 2
4. 2097 tk.32MCBlue Note 7243 5 22672 2
5. 2098 tk.33Love Nocturne-
* Blue Note B1-35636   Various Artists - Rare Grooves
* Blue Note 7243 5 22672 2   Andrew Hill - Grass Roots

Ornette Coleman Quartet

Ornette Coleman (alto saxophone, violin) Dewey Redman (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, April 29, 1968
2099 tk.2We Now Interrupt For A CommercialBlue Note BST 84287
tk.7Love Call (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 84356 2
3000 tk.8The Garden Of SoulsBlue Note BST 84287
3001 tk.12Open To The PublicBlue Note BST 84356
3002 tk.14/15Toy DanceBlue Note BST 84287
3003 tk.16Check Out Time (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 84356 2
3004 tk.18AirborneBlue Note BST 84356
tk.19Broadway Blues (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 84287 2
* Blue Note BST 84287, CDP 7 84287 2   Ornette Coleman - New York Is Now!, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BST 84356, CDP 7 84356 2   Ornette Coleman - Love Call

Stanley Turrentine Nonet With Strings

Jimmy Nottingham, Snooky Young (flugelhorn) Benny Powell (bass trombone) Jim Buffington (French horn) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar -2/5) George Duvivier (bass) Grady Tate (drums) overdubbed 14 piece strings, Duke Pearson (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 2 & 27, 1968
1. 3011 tk.29A Beautiful FriendshipBlue Note BST 84286
2. 3012 tk.37This Guy's In Love With YouBlue Note 45-1940, BST 84286
3. 3013 tk.42I'm Always Drunk In San FranciscoBlue Note BST 84286
4. 3014 tk.49Emily-
5. 3015Cabin In The Skyrejected
* Blue Note BST 84286   Stanley Turrentine - The Look Of Love
* Blue Note 45-1940   Stanley Turrentine - The Look Of Love / This Guy's In Love With You

Lee Morgan Quintet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Bennie Maupin (tenor saxophone -1/5) Cedar Walton (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Billy Higgins (drums) Cal Massey (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 3, 1968
1. 3005 tk.4Helen's RitualBlue Note BST 84289
2. 3006 tk.6Suicide City-
3. 3007 tk.16Cunning Lee-
4. 3008 tk.19Caramba (Dig Dis)-
5. 3009 tk.21Soulita-
6. 3010 tk.23A Baby's SmileBlue Note 7243 8 53358 2
* Blue Note BST 84289, 7243 8 53358 2   Lee Morgan - Caramba!

Ornette Coleman Quartet

Ornette Coleman (alto saxophone, violin) Dewey Redman (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, May 7, 1968
3018 tk.4Love CallBlue Note BST 84356
3019 tk.5Round TripBlue Note BST 84287
3017 tk.7Just For YouBlue Note CDP 7 84356 2
3016 tk.12/16Broadway BluesBlue Note BST 84287
tk.13Check Out TimeBlue Note BST 84356
tk.14The Garden Of SoulsBlue Note BST 84287
* Blue Note BST 84356, CDP 7 84356 2   Ornette Coleman - Love Call
* Blue Note BST 84287, CDP 7 84287 2   Ornette Coleman - New York Is Now!, Vol. 1

Stanley Turrentine Quintet

Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Shirley Scott (organ) Bob Cranshaw (electric piano) Jimmy Ponder (guitar) Ray Lucas (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 10, 1968
3020I Got The Feelingrejected
3021She's Looking Good-
3022 tk.8Ain't No WayBlue Note LT-1095
* Blue Note LT-1095   Stanley Turrentine - Ain't No Way

Stanley Turrentine Nonet With Strings

Jimmy Nottingham, Snooky Young (flugelhorn) Benny Powell (bass trombone) Jim Buffington (French horn) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Roland Hanna (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Mickey Roker (drums) overdubbed 14 piece strings, Duke Pearson (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 13 & 27, 1968
3023 tk.67Cabin In The SkyBlue Note BST 84286
3024 tk.76Here, There And Everywhere-
3025 tk.92MacArthur Park-
* Blue Note BST 84286   Stanley Turrentine - The Look Of Love

McCoy Tyner Quartet

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

Booker Ervin Quintet

Woody Shaw (trumpet) Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone) Kenny Barron (piano) Jan Arnet (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 24, 1968
tk.2In A Capricornian WayBlue Note BST 84314, BN-LA488-H2
tk.7Den Tex-
tk.9Lynn's Tune-
tk.11204-
tk.12Gichi-
* Blue Note BST 84314   Booker Ervin (not released)
* Blue Note BN-LA488-H2   Booker Ervin - Back From The Gig

Duke Pearson Octet

Jerry Dodgion (flute, alto flute -1/4,6) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone -1/4,6) Duke Pearson (piano, arranger) Sam Brown (acoustic guitar -1/4,6) Al Gafa (electric guitar -1/4) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Victor Partajo (congas -1/4)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 24, 1968
1. 3048Los Ojos Alegres (The Happy Eyes)rejected
2. 3049 tk.22Bunda Amerela (Little Yellow Streetcar)Blue Note BST 84293
3. 3050The Phantomrejected
4. 3051The Moana Surf-
5. 3052Say You're Mine-
6. 3053 tk.30Theme From "Rosemary's Baby"Blue Note B1-35220
* Blue Note BST 84293   Duke Pearson - The Phantom
* Blue Note B1-35220, 7243 8 35220 2   Duke Pearson - I Don't Care Who Knows It

Jackie McLean Sextet

Woody Shaw (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) Tyrone Washington (tenor saxophone) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Scott Holt (bass) Norman Connors (drums)
Plaza Sound Studios, NYC, July 5, 1968
3054In Case You Haven't HeardBlue Note rejected
3055Hymn To Rap-
3056One For Jeru-
3057Kupenda-
3058Abrasion-

Bobby Hutcherson Quintet

Harold Land (tenor saxophone, flute) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Chick Corea (piano) Reggie Johnson (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
Plaza Sound Studios, NYC, July 12, 1968
3059HerzogBlue Note BST 84291
3060Same Shame-
3062 tk.21Matrix-
3063 tk.24Pompeian-
3061 tk.25Total Eclipse-
* Blue Note BST 84291, CDP 7 84291 2   Bobby Hutcherson - Total Eclipse

Thad Jones - Mel Lewis Orchestra

Thad Jones (cornet, flugelhorn, composer, leader) Mel Lewis (drums) Ruth Brown (vocals) Thad Jones - Mel Lewis Orchestra
NYC, July 18, 1968
Fine Brown FlameBlue Note BN-LA392-H2
You Won't Let Me Go-
Be Anything But Be Mine-
* Blue Note BN-LA392-H2   Thad Jones - Mel Lewis Best Album

Lonnie Smith Nonet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) David Newman (tenor saxophone, flute) Lonnie Smith (organ) Herman Henry, Melvin Sparks (guitar) Marion Booker Jr. (drums) Norberto Apellaniz, Willie Bivens (congas -1,2) Pucho (timbales -1,2)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 23, 1968
1. 3064 tk.12The Call Of The WindBlue Note BST 84290
2. 3065 tk.24Slouchin'-
3. 3066 tk.31Son Of Ice BagBlue Note 45-1945, BST 84290
4. 3067 tk.51Three Blind MiceBlue Note BST 84290
5. 3068 tk.57ThinkBlue Note 45-1945, BST 84290
* Blue Note BST 84290, CDP 7 84290 2   Lonnie Smith - Think!
* Blue Note 45-1945   Lonnie Smith - Think / Son Of Ice Bag

Andrew Hill Quintet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone) Andrew Hill (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Freddie Waits (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 5, 1968
3069 tk.10Grass RootsBlue Note BST 84303
3070 tk.20Venture Inward-
3071 tk.23Bayou Red-
3072 tk.36Soul Special-
3073 tk.41Mira-
* Blue Note BST 84303, 7243 5 22672 2   Andrew Hill - Grass Roots

John Patton Quintet

Vincent McEwan (trumpet) Harold Alexander (tenor saxophone, flute) John Patton (organ) George Edward Brown (drums) Richard Landrum (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 9, 1968
3074 tk.4Boogaloo BoogieBlue Note (E) B1-30728, B1-31878
3075 tk.6SpiritBlue Note B1-31878
3076 tk.7Barefootin'Blue Note (E) B1-30728, B1-31878
3077 tk.8B&J (Two Sisters)Blue Note B1-31878
3078 tk.10Milk And Honey-
3079 tk.11Shoutin' But No Poutin'-
* Blue Note (E) B1-30728   The Best Of Big John Patton - The Organization
* Blue Note B1-31878   John Patton - Boogaloo

Reuben Wilson Quartet

Trevor Lawrence (tenor saxophone) Reuben Wilson (organ) Eric Gale (guitar) Tommy Derrick (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 16, 1968
3080Knock On WoodBlue Note unissued
3081Tom's Thumb-
3082Ronnie's Bonnie-
3083Baby I Love You-
3084Robbin', Mashin' And Sqeezin'-

Tyrone Washington Quartet

Tyrone Washington (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Herbie Lewis (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 16, 1968
3085 tk.2 or tk.4Untitled (medium tempo)Blue Note rejected
3086 tk.6 or tk.8Untitled (3/4)-
3087 tk.9 or tk.10Rene-
3088 tk.11 or tk.12T-
3089 tk.14 or tk.15Untitled (9/4)-

McCoy Tyner Septet

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

Stanley Turrentine Quintet

Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Shirley Scott (organ) Jimmy Ponder (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Leo Morris (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 30, 1968
3095 tk.2Blowin' In The WindBlue Note BST 84315
3096 tk.8Boogaloo-
3097 tk.10Common Touch-
3098 tk.21Buster Brown-
3099 tk.24Living Through It All-
3100 tk.28Lonely Avenue-
* Blue Note BST 84315, 7243 8 54719 2   Stanley Turrentine - The Common Touch

Elvin Jones Trio

Joe Farrell (tenor,soprano saxophone, flute) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 6, 1968
4001 tk.3What Is ThisBlue Note BST 84305
4002 tk.6In The Truth-
4003 tk.9Ascendant-
4004 tk.23Sometimes Joie-
4005 tk.25Yesterdays-
4006 tk.26We'll Be Together Again-
* Blue Note BST 84305   Elvin Jones - The Ultimate

Blue Mitchell With Orchestra

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Dick Hyde, Jack Richmond (trombone) Jim Horn, Ernie Watts (flute) Anthony Ortega (tenor saxophone) Monk Higgins (piano, organ, tenor saxophone, arranger) Miles Grayson (piano, percussion) Dee Ervin (organ, percussion) Al Vescovo (guitar) Bob West (bass) Paul Humphrey (drums) John Cyr (percussion)
RPM Studios, Los Angeles, CA, September 9, 11 & 12, 1968
2944Collision In BlackBlue Note 45-1944, BST 84300
2945Deeper In BlackBlue Note BST 84300
2946Jo Ju Ja-
2947Blue On Black-
2948Swahili SuiteBlue Note 45-1944, BST 84300
2949Monkin' AroundBlue Note BST 84300
2950Keep Your Nose Clean-
2951I Ain't Jivin'-
2952Digging In The Dirt-
2953Who Dun It-
2954Kick It-
2955Keep Your Soul-
* Blue Note BST 84300   Blue Mitchell - Collision In Black
* Blue Note 45-1944   Blue Mitchell - Swahili Suite / Collision In Black

Duke Pearson Octet

Jerry Dodgion (flute, alto flute -1/5) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone -1,3/5) Duke Pearson (piano, arranger) Sam Brown (acoustic guitar -1,3/5) Al Gafa (electric guitar -1/5) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Carlos "Patato" Valdes (congas, guiro -1/5)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 11, 1968
1. 4013 tk.7Los Ojos Alegres (The Happy Eyes)Blue Note BST 84293
2. 4014 tk.8Blues For Alvena-
3. 4015 tk.11The Phantom-
4. 4016Bunda Amerela (Little Yellow Streetcar)rejected
5. 4017 tk.22The Moana SurfBlue Note BST 84293
6. 4018 tk.24Say You're Mine-
* Blue Note BST 84293   Duke Pearson - The Phantom

Lee Morgan Quintet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Frank Mitchell (tenor saxophone) Harold Mabern (piano) Mickey Bass (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 13, 1968
4007 tk.4Blues For Mr. Tatumrejected
4008 tk.8The Sleepwalker-
4009 tk.11Mickey's TuneBlue Note 7243 5 22467 2
4010 tk.16The Chiefrejected
4011 tk.21LeebopBlue Note 7243 5 22467 2
4012 tk.29Extemporaneous-
* Blue Note 7243 5 22467 2   Lee Morgan - The Sixth Sense

The Three Sounds With Orchestra

Gene Harris (piano) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Carl Burnett (drums) with Jim Horn (flute) Jesse Erlich, Henry Felber, Lou Kievman, William Kurash, Leonard Malarsky, Albert Steinberg (strings) Alan Estes (vibraphone) Al Vescovo (guitar) Paul Humphrey (drums) Dee Ervin, Miles Grayson (percussion) Monk Higgins (arranger, conductor)
RPM Studios, Los Angeles, CA, September 19, 1968
2958Sittin' DuckBlue Note 45-1950, BST 84301
2959(Sock It To Me) Harper Valley P.T.A.Blue Note 45-1942, BST 84301
2963Book Of SlimBlue Note BST 84301
* Blue Note BST 84301   The Three Sounds - Elegant Soul
* Blue Note 45-1950   The Three Sounds - Sugar Hill / Sittin' Duck
* Blue Note 45-1942   The Three Sounds - Elegant Soul / Harper Valley P.T.A.

The Three Sounds With Orchestra

Gene Harris (piano) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Carl Burnett (drums) with Bob Jung (reeds) Dave Burk, Henry Felber, Ron Fulsom, Leonard Malarsky, Ralph Schaeffer, Tibor Zelig (violin) Phil Goldberg, Leonard Selic (viola) Jerry Kessler (cello) Alan Estes (vibraphone, percussion) Al Vescovo (guitar) Paul Humphrey (drums) Dee Ervin, Miles Grayson (percussion) Monk Higgins (arranger, conductor)
RPM Studios, Los Angeles, CA, September 20, 1968
2956Elegant SoulBlue Note 45-1942, BST 84301
2957Do It Right NowBlue Note BST 84301
2960Sugar HillBlue Note 45-1950, BST 84301
2962Black GoldBlue Note BST 84301
2961African Sweets-
2964Walls Of Respect-
* Blue Note BST 84301   The Three Sounds - Elegant Soul
* Blue Note 45-1942   The Three Sounds - Elegant Soul / Harper Valley P.T.A.
* Blue Note 45-1950   The Three Sounds - Sugar Hill / Sittin' Duck

Eddie Gale Sextet

Eddie Gale (trumpet, soprano recorder, Jamaican thumb piano, steel drums, bird whistle) Russell Lyle (tenor saxophone, flute) Jo Ann Gale Stevens (guitar, vocals) James "Tokio" Reid, Judah Samuel (bass) Richard Hackett, Thomas Holman (drums) Elaine Beener (lead vocals) Sylvia Bibbs, Barbara Dove, Evelyn Goodwin, Art Jenkins, Fulumi Prince, Edward Walrond, Sondra Walston, Mildred Weston, Norman Wright (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 20, 1968
4019 tk.3The Coming Of GwiluBlue Note BST 84294
4020 tk.6The Rain-
4021 tk.9A Walk With Thee-
4022 tk.11Fulton Street-
4023 tk.15An Understanding-
* Blue Note BST 84294   Eddie Gale's Ghetto Music

Jack Wilson Quintet With Strings

Stan Levey (vibraphone, shakers) Jack Wilson (piano) John Gray (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Varney Barlow (drums) 7 violins, 2 violas, 3 celli, Billy Byers (arranger, conductor)
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, September 28, 1968
5537 (tk.3/5)ImagineBlue Note BST 84328
5539 (tk.5)Changing With The Times-
5544 (tk.6)Se Todas Fossem Iguais A Voce-
* Blue Note BST 84328   Jack Wilson - Song For My Daughter

Jimmy McGriff Octet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Danny Turner (alto saxophone) Fats Theus (tenor saxophone) Bob Ashton (baritone saxophone) Jimmy McGriff (organ) Thornel Schwartz (guitar) Bob Bushnell (electric bass) Mel Lewis or Grady Tate (drums)
NYC, circa fall 1968
The WormBlue Note 45-1963, (E) B1-30724
Blue JuiceBlue Note (E) B1-30724
* Blue Note (E) B1-30724   The Best Of Jimmy McGriff - Pullin' Out The Stops!
* Blue Note 45-1963   Jimmy McGriff - The Worm / Step One

Stanley Turrentine With Orchestra

Burt Collins (flugelhorn) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Dick Berg, Jim Buffington (French horn) Jerry Dodgion (alto saxophone, flute, clarinet) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Jerome Richardson (tenor saxophone, flute, clarinet) Hank Jones (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass, electric bass) Mel Lewis (drums) 10 strings overdubbed on, including Gene Orloff (violin) Thad Jones (arranger)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, October 1, 1968
4024Fool On The HillBlue Note BST 84298
4025Little Green ApplesBlue Note BST 84298, BN-LA394-H2
* Blue Note BST 84298   Stanley Turrentine - Always Something There
* Blue Note BN-LA394-H2   Stanley Turrentine Best Album

Reuben Wilson Quartet

Trevor Lawrence (tenor saxophone) Reuben Wilson (organ) Malcolm Riddick (guitar) Tommy Derrick (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 4, 1968
3811 tk.2Baby I Love YouBlue Note BST 84295
3814 tk.6Poinciana-
3810 tk.8On Broadway-
3812 tk.12Ain't That Peculiar-
3813 tk.16Ronnie's Bonnie-
* Blue Note BST 84295   Reuben Wilson - On Broadway

Andrew Hill Quintet

Charles Tolliver (trumpet) Joe Farrell (tenor,soprano saxophone) Andrew Hill (piano) Victor Sproles (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 11, 1968
4029 tk.4Yellow VioletBlue Note LT-1030
4030 tk.8Partitions-
4031 tk.10Dance With Deathunissued
4031 tk.14-Blue Note LT-1030
4032 tk.22Fish 'N Rice-
4033 tk.27Love Nocturne-
4034 tk.29Black Sabbath-
* Blue Note LT-1030   Andrew Hill - Dance With Death

Stanley Turrentine With Orchestra

Burt Collins (flugelhorn) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Dick Berg, Brooks Tillotson (French horn) Jerry Dodgion (alto saxophone, flute, clarinet) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Jerome Richardson (tenor saxophone, flute, clarinet) Herbie Hancock (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass, electric bass) Mel Lewis (drums) 11 strings overdubbed on, including Gene Orloff (violin) Thad Jones (arranger)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, October 14, 1968
4026Hey JudeBlue Note BST 84298
4027Light My Fire-
4028(There's) Always Something There (To Remind Me)Blue Note 45-1948, BST 84298
* Blue Note BST 84298   Stanley Turrentine - Always Something There
* Blue Note 45-1948   Stanley Turrentine - Always Something There / When I Look Into Your Eyes

Thad Jones - Mel Lewis Orchestra

Thad Jones (cornet, flugelhorn, composer, leader) Mel Lewis (drums) Thad Jones - Mel Lewis Orchestra
"Village Vanguard", NYC, October 17, 1968
Mornin' RevelendBlue Note BN-LA392-H2
* Blue Note BN-LA392-H2   Thad Jones - Mel Lewis Best Album

John Patton Trio

Harold Alexander (tenor saxophone, flute) John Patton (organ) Hugh Walker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 25, 1968
4035 tk.1Alfie's ThemeBlue Note BST 84306
4036 tk.2Understanding-
4037 tk.5Chitlins Con Carne-
4038 tk.9Soul Man-
4039 tk.11Ding Dong-
4040 tk.14Congo Chant-
* Blue Note BST 84306, B1-31223   John Patton - Understanding

Stanley Turrentine With Orchestra

Thad Jones (trumpet, arranger) Burt Collins (flugelhorn) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Dick Berg, Jim Buffington (French horn) Jerry Dodgion (alto saxophone, flute, clarinet) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Jerome Richardson (tenor saxophone, flute, clarinet) Herbie Hancock (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass, electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums) 12 strings overdubbed on, including Gene Orloff (violin)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, October 28, 1968
4041Home TownBlue Note BST 84298
4042Stoned Soul Picnic-
4043When I Look Into Your EyesBlue Note 45-1948, BST 84298
4044Those Were The DaysBlue Note BST 84298, BN-LA394-H2
4045Song For Bonnie-
* Blue Note BST 84298   Stanley Turrentine - Always Something There
* Blue Note BN-LA394-H2   Stanley Turrentine Best Album
* Blue Note 45-1948   Stanley Turrentine - Always Something There / When I Look Into Your Eyes

Lou Donaldson Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (electric alto saxophone, vocals) Charles Earland (organ) Jimmy Ponder (guitar) Leo Morris (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 6, 1968
tk.1Brother Soul (alt. take)Blue Note B1-31883
tk.2Brother SoulBlue Note BST 84299
tk.3Snake BoneBlue Note 45-1943, BST 84299
tk.8Say It Loud, I'm Black And I'm Proud-
tk.10CaravanBlue Note BST 84299
tk.12Summertime-
tk.16Red Topunissued
* Blue Note B1-31883   Various Artists - The Lost Grooves
* Blue Note BST 84299   Lou Donaldson - Say It Loud!
* Blue Note 45-1943   Lou Donaldson - Say It Loud / Snake Bone

McCoy Tyner Quartet

McCoy Tyner (piano) Herbie Lewis (bass) Freddie Waits (drums) Nat Bettis (percussion -1,2,4)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 22, 1968
1. 3066 tk.4Untitled Long Tunerejected
2. 3067 tk.9Beautiful Brazil-
3. 3068 tk.14Planet XBlue Note BN-LA460-H2
4. 3069 tk.16You Stepped Into Some Changesrejected
* Blue Note BN-LA460-H2   McCoy Tyner - Cosmos

Bobby Hutcherson - Harold Land Quintet

Harold Land (tenor saxophone) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Stanley Cowell (piano) Reggie Johnson (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 25, 1968
tk.8SpiralBlue Note LT-996
tk.14Visions-
tk.18Poor People's March-
Processionrejected
tk.28RuthBlue Note LT-996
tk.36The Wedding March-
Photon In The Paper Worldrejected
* Blue Note LT-996   Bobby Hutcherson - Spiral

Duke Pearson's Big Band

Jim Bossy, Randy Brecker, Burt Collins, Joe Shepley, Marvin Stamm (trumpet) Garnett Brown, Jimmy Cleveland, Benny Powell (trombone) Kenny Rupp (bass trombone) Jerry Dodgion, Al Gibbons (alto saxophone) Lew Tabackin (tenor saxophone) Frank Foster (tenor saxophone, arranger) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Duke Pearson (piano, arranger) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 2, 1968
3056The Days Of Wine And RosesBlue Note rejected
3057Here's That Rainy Day-
3058Minor League-
3059I'm Tired Of Cryin' Over You-

Duke Pearson's Big Band

Jim Bossy, Randy Brecker, Burt Collins, Joe Shepley, Marvin Stamm (trumpet) Garnett Brown, Jimmy Cleveland, Benny Powell (trombone) Kenny Rupp (bass trombone) Jerry Dodgion, Al Gibbons (alto saxophone) Lew Tabackin (tenor saxophone) Frank Foster (tenor saxophone, arranger) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Duke Pearson (piano, arranger) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Andy Bey (vocals -9)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 3, 1968
1. 3061 tk.25Make It GoodBlue Note BST 84308, 7243 4 94508 2
2. 3062 tk.35AmandaBlue Note BST 84308
3. 3063 tk.43Dad Digs Mom-
4. 3060 tk.47DisapproachmentBlue Note BST 84308, 7243 4 94508 2
5. 3056 tk.53The Days Of Wine And Roses-
6. 3057 tk.54Here's That Rainy Day-
7. 3058 tk.55Minor League-
8. 3064 tk.60Tones For Joan's Bones-
9. 3059 tk.62I'm Tired Of Cryin' Over YouBlue Note BST 84308
* Blue Note BST 84308   Duke Pearson - Now Hear This
* Blue Note 7243 4 94508 2   Introducing Duke Pearson's Big Band

Kenny Cox And The Contemporary Jazz Quintet

Charles Moore (trumpet) Leon Henderson (tenor saxophone) Kenny Cox (piano) Ron Brooks (bass) Danny Spencer (drums)
United Sound Systems, Detroit, MI, December 9, 1968
3050 tk.1EclipseBlue Note BST 84302
3048 tk.2Diahnn-
3047 tk.3Trance Dance-
3049 tk.4Number Four-
3046 tk.5Mystique-
3051 tk.7You-
* Blue Note BST 84302   Introducing Kenny Cox

Jack Wilson Quintet With Strings

Victor Feldman (vibraphone, timpani) Jack Wilson (piano) Howard Roberts (guitar) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Jimmie Smith (drums) 8 violins, 2 violas, 2 celli, Billy Byers (arranger, conductor)
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, December 16, 1968
5543 (tk.8)Eighty-OneBlue Note BST 84328
5538 (tk.7)Herman's Helmet-
5540 (tk.8)Night Creature-
* Blue Note BST 84328   Jack Wilson - Song For My Daughter

Jimmy McGriff Septet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Danny Turner (alto saxophone) Fats Theus (tenor saxophone) Bob Ashton (baritone saxophone) Jimmy McGriff (organ) Larry Frazier (guitar) Jesse Kilpatrick Jr. (drums)
NYC, December 17-19, 1968
Step OneBlue Note 45-1963, (E) B1-30724
South WesBlue Note (E) B1-30724
* Blue Note (E) B1-30724   The Best Of Jimmy McGriff - Pullin' Out The Stops!
* Blue Note 45-1963   Jimmy McGriff - The Worm / Step One