Blue Note Records Discography: 1983-1984

1983

George Russell And The Living Time Orchestra

Mark Harvey, Roy Okutani, Chris Passin, Mike Peipman (trumpet) Peter Cirelli, Chip Kaner (trombone) Jeff Marsanska (bass trombone) Marshall Sealy (French horn) Dave Mann, Janus Steprans (alto, soprano sax, flute) George Garzone (tenor, soprano sax) Gary Joynes (tenor, soprano sax, flute) Brad Jones (baritone sax, bass clarinet, flute) Bruce Barth, Mark Rossi (keyboards) Mark White (guitar) Bob Nieske (bass) Bill Urmson (electric bass) Keith Copeland (drums) Dave Hagedorn (percussion) African percussion ensemble (percussion) George Russell (arranger, conductor, composer)
Emanuel Church, Boston, MA, June 18, 1983
Event I - Organic Life On Earth BeginsBlue Note BT 85103
Event II - The Paleolithic Game-
Event III - Consciousness-
Event IV - The Survival Game-
Event V - The Human Sensing Of Unity With Great Nature-
Event VI - African Empires-
Event VII - Cartesian Man-
Event VIII - The Mega-Minimalist Age-
Event IX - The Future-
Joe Galeota (congas) replaces African percussion ensemble (percussion)
So WhatBlue Note BT 85132
Time Spiral-
Mark Harvey (trumpet) Chip Kaner (trombone) Janus Steprans (alto sax) Gary Joynes (tenor sax) Mark Rossi (keyboards) Mark White (guitar) Bill Urmson (electric bass) Keith Copeland (drums) George Russell (arranger)
Rhymes-
War Gewesen-
* Blue Note BT 85103, CDP 7 46335 2   George Russell - The African Game
* Blue Note BT 85132, CDP 7 46391 2   George Russell - So What

Charles Lloyd Quartet

Charles Lloyd (tenor sax, flute, Chinese oboe) Michel Petrucciani (piano) Palle Danielsson (bass) Son Ship Theus (percussion) Bobby McFerrin (vocals -4,6)
"Copenhagen Jazz Festival", Copenhagen, Denmark, July 11, 1983
1.Lotus Land (To Thakur And Trane)Blue Note BT 85104
2.Lady Day-
3.El Encanto-
4.Third Floor Richard-
5.Night Blooming Jasmine-
6.Of Course, Of CourseBlue Note CDP 7 85104 2
7.Sweet Georgia Bright-
* Blue Note BT 85104, CDP 7 85104 2   Charles Lloyd Quartet - A Night In Copenhagen

1984 (45th anniversary)

Kenny Burrell - Grover Washington Jr. Quartet

Grover Washington Jr. (tenor, soprano sax) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
Mastermind Studios, NYC, April 5 & 6, 1984
SouleroBlue Note BT 85106
Daydream-
A Beautiful Friendship-
Togethering-
Asphalt Canyon Blues-
What Am I Here For-
* Blue Note BT 85106, CDP 7 46093 2, 7243 5 25651 2   Kenny Burrell, Grover Washington Jr. - Togethering

Kenny Burrell - Grover Washington Jr. Quintet

Grover Washington Jr. (soprano sax) Kenny Burrell (acoustic guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums) Ralph MacDonald (percussion)
Mastermind Studios, NYC, April 23, 1984
Sails Of Your SoulBlue Note BT 85106
Romance Dance-
* Blue Note BT 85106, CDP 7 46093 2, 7243 5 25651 2   Kenny Burrell, Grover Washington Jr. - Togethering

Stanley Jordan Band

Stanley Jordan (guitar) Sammy Figueroa (percussion -6)
Songshop Studios, NYC, September-October, 1984
1.'Round MidnightBlue Note BT 85101, BQ 85127
2.All The ChildrenBlue Note BT 85101
3.Angel-
4.Fundance-
5.A Child Is Born-
6.Eleanor Rigby-
7.New LoveBlue Note CDP 7 46092 2
Onaje Allan Gumbs (keyboards) Stanley Jordan (guitar) Wayne Braithwaite (electric bass) Omar Hakim (drums)
The Lady In My LifeBlue Note BT 85101
Stanley Jordan (guitar) Charnett Moffett (bass) Peter Erskine (drums)
Freddie Freeloader-
Stanley Jordan (guitar) Charnett Moffett (bass) Al DiMeola (cymbals) Sammy Figueroa, Bugsy Moore (percussion)
Return Expedition-
* Blue Note BT 85101, CDP 7 46092 2   Stanley Jordan - Magic Touch
* Blue Note BQ 85127   Various Artists - Blue Note '86 - A New Generation Of Jazz

Stanley Turrentine Quintet

Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Les McCann (piano, electric piano) Jimmy Ponder (electric guitar) Peter Brown (electric bass) Gerrick King (drums)
Power Play Studios, Long Island City, NY, November 24, 1984
The Longer You WaitBlue Note BT 85105
Other Side Of Time-
* Blue Note BT 85105, CDP 7 46110 2   Stanley Turrentine - Straight Ahead

Stanley Turrentine Quintet

Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Jimmy Smith (organ) George Benson (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Jimmy Madison (drums)
Sigma Sound Studios, NYC, December 7, 1984
PlumBlue Note BT 85105
A Child Is Born-
Straight Ahead-
Ah, Rio-
* Blue Note BT 85105, CDP 7 46110 2   Stanley Turrentine - Straight Ahead