Blue Note Records Discography: 1989-1990

1989 (50th anniversary)

Lou Rawls

David Newman (tenor sax -3) Richard Tee (piano, organ, electric piano) Cornell Dupree (electric guitar) Tinker Barfield (electric bass) Chris Parker (drums) Lou Rawls (vocals) plus Jack Walrath (trumpet -1,2) Steve Turre (trombone -1,2) Bobby Watson (alto sax -1,2) David Newman (tenor sax -1,2) Howard Johnson (baritone sax -1,2)
Sunset Productions, NYC, January 9, 1989
1.Two Years Of TortureBlue Note B1-91937
2.Room With A View-
3.Oh, What A Night-
* Blue Note B1-91937, CDP 7 91937 2   Lou Rawls - At Last

Lou Rawls

David Newman (alto sax -1) Bobby Hutcherson (vibes -2,4) Richard Tee (piano, organ, electric piano) Steve Khan (guitar -1,3,4) Tinker Barfield (electric bass -1,3,4) Chris Parker (drums -1,3,4) Lou Rawls (vocals) Ray Charles (vocals -1) unidentified strings (-2,3) George Benson (guitar, backing vocals) Lou Rawls, Billy Vera (backing vocals) (-3) Bobby Scott (string arranger -2) Darrell Leonard, Billy Vera (string arranger -3) plus Jack Walrath (trumpet -3) Steve Turre (trombone -3) Bobby Watson (alto sax -3) David Newman (tenor sax -3) Howard Johnson (baritone sax -3)
Sunset Productions, NYC, January 10, 1989
1.That's Where It's AtBlue Note B1-91937
2.If I Were A Magician-
3.You Can't Go Home-
4.She's No Lady-
* Blue Note B1-91937, CDP 7 91937 2   Lou Rawls - At Last

Lou Rawls

David Newman (soprano sax -3) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax -1) Richard Tee (piano, organ, electric piano) Cornell Dupree (electric guitar) Tinker Barfield (electric bass) Chris Parker (drums) Lou Rawls (vocals) Dianne Reeves (vocals -1,2) unidentified strings (-1) Bobby Scott (string arranger -1) Bobby Watson (arranger -1) plus Jack Walrath (trumpet -1,4) Robin Eubanks (trombone -1) Steve Turre (trombone -1,4) Bobby Watson (alto sax -4) David Newman (tenor sax -4) Howard Johnson (baritone sax -4)
Sunset Productions, NYC, January 11, 1989
1.At LastBlue Note B1-91937
2.Fine Brown Frame-
3.Good Intentions-
4.After The Lights Go Down Low-
* Blue Note B1-91937, CDP 7 91937 2   Lou Rawls - At Last

Dianne Reeves

Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Richard Tee (piano) Cornell Dupree (electric guitar) Tinker Barfield (electric bass) Chris Parker (drums) Dianne Reeves (vocals)
Sunset Productions, NYC, January 12, 1989
Do Whatcha Gotta DoBlue Note rejected
God Bless The Child-

Andrew Hill Quintet

Greg Osby (alto sax) Bobby Hutcherson (vibes) Andrew Hill (piano) Rufus Reid (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 30, 1989
tk.3Pinnacle (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 92051 2
tk.4Bobby's TuneBlue Note B1-92051
tk.8Spiritual Lover (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 92051 2
Samba Rastarejected
tk.10Golden Sunset (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 92051 2
tk.12Tail FeatherBlue Note B1-92051
* Blue Note B1-92051, CDP 7 92051 2   Andrew Hill - Eternal Spirit

Andrew Hill Quintet

Greg Osby (alto sax) Bobby Hutcherson (vibes) Andrew Hill (piano) Rufus Reid (bass) Ben Riley (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 31, 1989
tk.15PinnacleBlue Note B1-92051
tk.16Golden Sunset-
tk.17Spiritual Lover-
tk.21Samba Rasta-
* Blue Note B1-92051, CDP 7 92051 2   Andrew Hill - Eternal Spirit

Don Grolnick

Randy Brecker (trumpet) Barry Rogers (trombone) Bob Mintzer (bass clarinet) Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Don Grolnick (piano) Dave Holland (bass) Peter Erskine (drums)
Skyline Studios, NYC, February 14-16, 1989
Nothing PersonalBlue Note CDP 7 94591 2
Taglioni-
A Weaver Of Dreams-
His Majesty The Baby-
I Want To Be Happy-
Persimmons-
Or Come Fog-
Five Bars-
* Blue Note CDP 7 94591 2   Don Grolnick - Weaver Of Dreams
= Blue Note 7243 8 57197 2 1   Don Grolnick - The Complete Blue Note Recordings

Stanley Jordan

Kenny Kirkland (piano) Stanley Jordan (electric guitar) Charnett Moffett (bass) Jeff Watts (drums)
"The Manhattan Center", NYC, March 21, 1989
ImpressionsBlue Note B1-92356, 7243 4 97810 2
Return Expeditionrejected
Autumn LeavesBlue Note B1-92356, 7243 4 97810 2
For YouBlue Note 7243 4 97810 2
Cousin Mary-
Stanley Jordan (electric guitar)
Willow Weep For MeBlue Note B1-92356, 7243 4 97810 2
Flying HomeBlue Note 7243 4 97810 2
Over The Rainbow-
Bernard Wright (keyboards) Stanley Jordan (electric guitar) Yossi Fine (electric bass) J.T. Lewis (drums)
Still Got The BluesBlue Note B1-92356, 7243 4 97810 2
Lady In My LifeBlue Note 7243 4 97810 2
Always Knowrejected
Stairway To Heaven-
* Blue Note B1-92356, CDP 7 92356 2   Stanley Jordan - Cornucopia
* Blue Note 7243 4 97810 2   Stanley Jordan - Live In New York

Rick Margitza

Rick Margitza (tenor, soprano sax) Joey Calderazzo (piano) Jim Beard (synthesizer) Steve Masakowski (guitar, electric guitar) Marc Johnson (bass) Adam Nussbaum (drums) Airto Moreira (percussion)
The Power Station, NYC, April-May, 1989
Widow's WalkBlue Note B1-92279
Color Scheme-
Ferris Wheel-
Walts-
Change-UpBlue Note CDP 7 92279 2
AnthemBlue Note B1-92279
Brace Yourself-
Karensong-
We Stand Adjourned-
Rick Margitza (soprano sax) Jim Beard (synthesizer) Steve Masakowski (guitar)
Our Song-
Point Of View-
* Blue Note B1-92279, CDP 7 92279 2   Rick Margitza - Color

Eliane Elias

Randy Brecker (flugelhorn) Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Eliane Elias (piano, synthesizer, vocals) Will Lee (bass) Peter Erskine (drums) Don Alias, Cafe (percussion) Jim Beard, Alan Palanker (synthesizer programs)
Skyline Studios, NYC;
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC;
Duplex Studios, NYC, May, 1989
At First SightBlue Note B1-91411
Bluestone-
Barefoot-
Straight Across (To Jaco)-
Two Way Street-
With You In Mind-
So Far So Close-
Nightimer-
Still Hidden-
* Blue Note B1-91411, CDP 7 91411 2   Eliane Elias - So Far So Close

Stanley Jordan

Bernard Wright, Robert Zantay (synthesizer) Stanley Jordan (electric guitar, synthesizer guitar) Kenwood Dennard, Michael Flythe (drums)
Studio J, NYC, May, 1989
What's Goin' OnBlue Note B1-92356
Bernard Wright, Robert Zantay (synthesizer) Stanley Jordan (electric guitar, synthesizer guitar) Yossi Fine (electric bass) Flare Funston (drums)
Always Know-
Stanley Jordan (synthesizer) Robert Zantay (synthesizer programs) Kenwood Dennard (drums)
Asteroids-
* Blue Note B1-92356, CDP 7 92356 2   Stanley Jordan - Cornucopia

Bobby Watson

Melton Mustafa (trumpet) Bobby Watson (alto sax) Willie Williams (tenor sax) Edward Simon (piano, synthesizer) Carroll Dashiell (bass, electric bass) Victor Lewis (drums) Don Alias (percussion)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, first day, June, 1989
(tk.3)For Children Of All AgesBlue Note B1-91915
(tk.2)Dreams So Real-
(tk.3)Homemade Blues (For Bo)Blue Note CDP 7 91915 2
-P.D. On Great Jones StreetBlue Note B1-91915
* Blue Note B1-91915, CDP 7 91915 2   Bobby Watson - The Inventor

Bobby Watson

Melton Mustafa (trumpet) Bobby Watson (alto sax) Benny Green (piano) Edward Simon (synthesizer) Carroll Dashiell (bass, electric bass) Victor Lewis (drums)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, second day, June, 1989
(tk.2)The Inventor (For Dad)Blue Note B1-91915
-The Shaw Of Newark-
-The Sun-
(tk.1)The Long Way Home-
-Heckle And Jeckle-
* Blue Note B1-91915, CDP 7 91915 2   Bobby Watson - The Inventor

Michel Petrucciani Sextet/Quintet/Quartet/Trio

Gil Goldstein (accordion -3) Michel Petrucciani (piano, organ, synthesizer) Adam Holzman (synthesizer -3,4) Robbie Kondor (synthesizer programs -3,4) Andy McKee (bass) Victor Jones (drums) Frank Colon (percussion -2) Tania Maria (vocals -4)
The Record Plant, NYC, August, 1989
1.My Bebop TuneBlue Note B1-92563
2.Happy Birthday Mr. KBlue Note CDP 7 92563 2
3.Memories Of ParisBlue Note B1-92563
4.O Nama Oye-
* Blue Note B1-92563, CDP 7 92563 2   Michel Petrucciani - Music '89

Michel Petrucciani Quintet

Michel Petrucciani (piano, organ, synthesizer) Robbie Kondor (synthesizer programs) Eddie Gomez (bass) Victor Jones (drums) Frank Colon (percussion)
The Record Plant, NYC, August, 1989
LullabyBlue Note B1-92563
* Blue Note B1-92563, CDP 7 92563 2   Michel Petrucciani - Music '89

Michel Petrucciani Quintet/Quartet

Michel Petrucciani (piano, organ, synthesizer, vocals) Adam Holzman (synthesizer -2) Robbie Kondor (synthesizer programs) Anthony Jackson (bass) Lenny White (drums)
The Record Plant, NYC, August, 1989
1.Looking UpBlue Note B1-92563
2.Bite-
* Blue Note B1-92563, CDP 7 92563 2   Michel Petrucciani - Music '89

Tony Williams Quintet

Wallace Roney (trumpet -1/6) Bill Pierce (soprano, tenor sax -1/6) Mulgrew Miller (piano -1/6) Ira Coleman (bass -1,2,6) Bob Hurst (bass -3/5) Tony Williams (drums, arranger, director)
The Power Station, NYC, September 11-13, 1989
1.Native HeartBlue Note B1-93170
2.City Of Lights-
3.Extreme Measures-
4.Juicy Fruits-
5.Two Worlds-
6.Crystal Palace-
7.LibertyBlue Note CDP 7 93170 2
* Blue Note B1-93170, CDP 7 93170 2   Tony Williams - Native Heart

McCoy Tyner Solo

McCoy Tyner (piano)
Merkin Hall, NYC, November 2, 1989
(tk.4)What's NewBlue Note B1-93598
(tk.6)The Greeting-
(tk.1)Naima-
-Search For Peace-
(tk.4)Things Ain't What They Used To Be-
(tk.3)Lush LifeBlue Note CDP 7 93598 2
-Sweet And Lovely-
(tk.1)Song For My Lady-
* Blue Note B1-93598, CDP 7 93598 2   McCoy Tyner - Things Ain't What They Used To Be

John Scofield Quartet/Trio

Joe Lovano (tenor sax -1/4,6/8,10,11) John Scofield (guitar) Charlie Haden (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
The Power Station, NYC, November 19-21, 1989
1.Wabash IIIBlue Note B1-92894
2.Since You Asked-
3.So Sue Me-
4.Let's Say We Did-
5.Flower Power-
6.Stranger To The Light-
7.Nocturnal Mission-
8.Farmacology-
9.Time And TideBlue Note CDP 7 92894 2
10.Be Hear Now-
11.Fat Lip-
* Blue Note B1-92894, CDP 7 92894 2   John Scofield - Time On My Hands

McCoy Tyner Duo

McCoy Tyner (piano) John Scofield (guitar)
Merkin Hall, NYC, November 27, 1989
(tk.3)I Mean YouBlue Note B1-93598
-Here's That Rainy Day-
(tk.2)Joy Spring-
George Adams (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano)
(tk.3)Blues On The Corner-
(tk.1)My One And Only Love-
* Blue Note B1-93598, CDP 7 93598 2   McCoy Tyner - Things Ain't What They Used To Be

Bob Belden Ensemble

Tim Hagans, Tony Kadleck, Jim Powell (trumpet, flugelhorn) John Fedchock (trombone) George Moran (bass trombone) Peter Reit (French horn) Marcus Rojas (tuba) Mike Migliore (piccolo, flute, alto sax) Chuck Wilson (flute, clarinet) Ron Kozak (bass clarinet, English horn) Rick Margitza (tenor sax) Bob Belden (tenor sax, arranger) Glenn Wilson (baritone sax) Joey Calderazzo (piano) Doug Hall (synthesizer) John Hart (guitar) Jay Anderson (bass) Jeff Hirshfield (drums)
The Power Station, NYC, December 1, 1989
(tk.3)RoxanneBlue Note CDP 7 95137 2
(tk.1)Dream Of The Blue Turtles-
(tk.4)They Dance Alone-
* Blue Note CDP 7 95137 2   The Bob Belden Ensemble Performs The Music Of Sting - Straight To My Heart

Mose Allison Quartet

Tony Dagradi (tenor sax) Mose Allison (piano, vocals) Bill Huntington (bass) John Vidacovich (drums)
Southlake Recording Studios, New Orleans, LA, December 5, 1989
Big BrotherBlue Note B1-93840
Sentimental Fool-
The Gettin' Paid Waltz-
Long Song-
Sleepy Lagoon-
* Blue Note B1-93840, CDP 7 93840 2   Mose Allison - My Backyard

Mose Allison Trio

Tony Dagradi (tenor sax) Mose Allison (piano, vocals) Bill Huntington (bass)
Southlake Recording Studios, New Orleans, LA, December 6, 1989
WasBlue Note B1-93840
My Backyard-
* Blue Note B1-93840, CDP 7 93840 2   Mose Allison - My Backyard

Mose Allison Quartet

Mose Allison (piano, vocals) Steve Masakowski (guitar) Bill Huntington (bass) John Vidacovich (drums)
Southlake Recording Studios, New Orleans, LA, December 7, 1989
Ever Since I Stole The BluesBlue Note B1-93840
You Call It Joggin'-
Stranger In My Own Hometown-
Dr. Jekyll And Mr. Hyde-
That's Your Red Wagon-
* Blue Note B1-93840, CDP 7 93840 2   Mose Allison - My Backyard

The Manhattan Project

Wayne Shorter (tenor, soprano sax) Michel Petrucciani (piano) Stanley Clarke (acoustic, electric bass) Lenny White (drums, producer) and Gil Goldstein, Pete Levin (keyboards)
live before an audience at Chelsea Studios, NYC, December 16, 1989
Old Wine, New BottlesBlue Note CDP 7 94204 2
Dania-
Michel's Waltz-
Stella By Starlight-
Goodbye Pork Pie Hat-
Virgo Rising-
Nefertiti-
Summertime-
* Blue Note CDP 7 94204 2   The Manhattan Project

Michel Petrucciani Sextet/Quintet

Joe Lovano (soprano sax -3) Michel Petrucciani (piano, organ, synthesizer, vocals) Adam Holzman (synthesizer) Robbie Kondor (synthesizer programs) Romero Lubambo (guitar -2) Chris Walker (electric bass) Lenny White (drums)
The Record Plant, NYC, 1989
1.Play MeBlue Note B1-92563
2.Brazilian Suite No. 2-
3.Thinking Of WayneBlue Note CDP 7 92563 2
* Blue Note B1-92563, CDP 7 92563 2   Michel Petrucciani - Music '89

1990

Lou Rawls

Jack Walrath (trumpet -1,2,4) Steve Turre (trombone -1,2,4) Hank Crawford (alto sax -1,4) Bobby Watson (alto sax, horn arranger -4) Rick Margitza (tenor sax -1,2,4) Howard Johnson (baritone sax -1,2,4) Richard Tee (piano, electric piano, organ, horn arranger -1,2) Bob Belden (string synthesizer -3) Cornell Dupree (electric guitar) Tinker Barfield (electric bass) Chris Parker (drums) Ralph MacDonald (congas, percussion -1,3) Lou Rawls (vocals)
M&I Recording Studios, NYC, January 9, 1990
1.All Around The WorldBlue Note B1-93841
2.Good Morning Blues-
3.Moonglows-
4.This Bitter Earth-
* Blue Note B1-93841, CDP 7 93841 2   Lou Rawls - It's Supposed To Be Fun

Lou Rawls

Jack Waltrath (trumpet) Steve Turre (trombone) Bobby Watson (alto sax, horn arranger -3) Rick Margitza (tenor sax) Eddie Harris (tenor sax -2) Howard Johnson (baritone sax) Richard Tee (piano, electric piano, organ, horn arranger -2) Cornell Dupree (electric guitar) Tinker Barfield (electric bass) Chris Parker (drums) Ralph MacDonald (congas, percussion -2) Lou Rawls (vocals)
M&I Recording Studios, NYC, January 10, 1990
1.That's Heaven To Merejected
2.Any Day NowBlue Note B1-93841
3.Goodnight My Love-
* Blue Note B1-93841, CDP 7 93841 2   Lou Rawls - It's Supposed To Be Fun

Lou Rawls

Jack Waltrath (trumpet) Steve Turre (trombone) Dick Oatts (alto flute, alto sax) Bobby Watson (alto sax -1,2, alto sax, horn arranger -3) Rick Margitza (tenor sax) Eddie Harris (tenor sax -2) Howard Johnson (baritone sax) Richard Tee (piano, electric piano, organ, piano, electric piano, organ, horn arranger -2) Bob Belden (string synthesizer, horn arranger -1) Steve Khan (guitar) Tinker Barfield (electric bass) Chris Parker (drums) Ralph MacDonald (congas, percussion -2) Lou Rawls (vocals)
M&I Recording Studios, NYC, January 11, 1990
1.Don't Let Me Be MisunderstoodBlue Note B1-93841
2.If You Gotta Make A Fool Of SomebodyBlue Note CDP 7 93841 2
3.(I Wonder) Where Our Love Has GoneBlue Note B1-93841
* Blue Note B1-93841, CDP 7 93841 2   Lou Rawls - It's Supposed To Be Fun

Benny Green Trio

Benny Green (piano) Ray Drummond (bass) Victor Lewis (drums)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, January 30, 1990
(tk.2)Dat DereBlue Note CDP 7 93670 2
(tk.1)See See Rider-
(tk.4)Debo's Waltz-
(tk.3)Levitation-
(tk.1)Trust-
* Blue Note CDP 7 93670 2   Benny Green - Lineage

Benny Green Solo

Benny Green (piano)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, January 31, 1990
(tk.4)I'll Wait And PrayBlue Note CDP 7 93670 2
Ask Me Now-
(tk.5)If Ever I Would Leave You-
(tk.8)Glass Enclosure-
(tk.4)Silent NightBlue Note CDP 7 94857 2
* Blue Note CDP 7 93670 2   Benny Green - Lineage
* Blue Note CDP 7 94857 2   Various Artists - Yule Struttin' (A Blue Note Christmas)

Benny Green Trio

Benny Green (piano) Ray Drummond (bass) Victor Lewis (drums)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, February 1, 1990
(tk.2)Phoebe's SambaBlue Note CDP 7 93670 2
-Crazy-
(tk.3)Lil' Darlin'-
* Blue Note CDP 7 93670 2   Benny Green - Lineage

Don Pullen Trio

Don Pullen (piano) James Genus (bass) Lewis Nash (drums)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, March 23, 1990
(tk.3)Andre's Ups And DownsBlue Note CDP 7 94347 2
(tk.2)Random Thoughts-
(tk.1)Indio Gitano-
(tk.3)The Dancer (For Diane McIntyre)-
(tk.2)Endangered Species: African American Youth-
-626 Fairfax-
(tk.1)Ode To Life (For Maurice Quesnell)-
* Blue Note CDP 7 94347 2   Don Pullen - Random Thoughts
= Mosaic MS-013   Don Pullen - Mosaic Select

Lou Rawls

Jack Waltrath (trumpet -2,3) Steve Turre (trombone -2,3) Bobby Watson (alto sax -2,3) Hank Crawford (alto sax -3/5) Rick Margitza (tenor sax -2,3) Seldon Powell (baritone sax -2,3) Richard Tee (piano, electric piano, organ) Bob Belden (string synthesizer -1,4) Cornell Dupree (electric guitar) Tinker Barfield (electric bass) Chris Parker (drums) Lou Rawls (vocals) Lon Price, Billy Vera (arranger -2,3)
M&I Recording Studios, NYC, May 8, 1990
1.One More TimeBlue Note B1-93841
2.You're The One-
3.But I DoBlue Note CDP 7 93841 2
4.The Last Night Of The WorldBlue Note B1-93841
5.The Christmas SongBlue Note CDP 7 94857 2
* Blue Note B1-93841, CDP 7 93841 2   Lou Rawls - It's Supposed To Be Fun
* Blue Note CDP 7 94857 2   Various Artists - Yule Struttin' (A Blue Note Christmas)

Bobby Watson Quintet

Melton Mustafa (trumpet) Bobby Watson (alto, soprano sax) Edward Simon (piano) Carroll Dashiell (bass) Victor Lewis (drums)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, June 6, 1990
Vauncing ChimesBlue Note CDP 7 94857 2
* Blue Note CDP 7 94857 2   Various Artists - Yule Struttin' (A Blue Note Christmas)

John Hart Solo

John Hart (guitar)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, June 6, 1990
O TannenbaumBlue Note CDP 7 94857 2
* Blue Note CDP 7 94857 2   Various Artists - Yule Struttin' (A Blue Note Christmas)

John Scofield Trio

John Scofield (guitar) Marc Johnson (bass) Adam Nussbaum (drums)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, June 6, 1990
Chipmunk ChristmasBlue Note CDP 7 94857 2
* Blue Note CDP 7 94857 2   Various Artists - Yule Struttin' (A Blue Note Christmas)

Rick Margitza

Ed Calle (EWI, voice -3/5) Charles Pillow (oboe -3/5) Rick Margitza (tenor, soprano sax, keyboards -1,3/5, tenor sax -2) Richard Margitza (violin -3/5) Olivia Koppell (viola -3/5) Jesse Levy (cello -3/5) Steve Masakowski (guitar, banjo -1,3/5) Marc Johnson (bass) Peter Erskine (drums -1,3/5) Airto Moreira (percussion -1,3/5)
The Power Station, NYC, June 9, 1990
1. (tk.3)The PrincessBlue Note CDP 7 94858 2
2. (tk.2)Mother's Day-
3. -Heritage-
4. -The Old Country-
5. -We The People-
* Blue Note CDP 7 94858 2   Rick Margitza - Hope

Rick Margitza

Danny Cahn, Jeff Kievit (trumpet -2) Rick Margitza (tenor, soprano sax) Joey Calderazzo (piano) Steve Masakowski (guitar, banjo -1,3) Marc Johnson (bass) Peter Erskine (drums) Airto Moreira (percussion -1/3) Michael Beza, Tai Lescinski, Jennifer Priore, Daniel Solomon (voice -3)
The Power Station, NYC, June 10, 1990
1. (tk.2)The JourneyBlue Note CDP 7 94858 2
2. (tk.1)Walls-
3. -Recess-
4. (tk.2)The Little Drummer BoyBlue Note CDP 7 94857 2
* Blue Note CDP 7 94858 2   Rick Margitza - Hope
* Blue Note CDP 7 94857 2   Various Artists - Yule Struttin' (A Blue Note Christmas)

Rick Margitza

Rick Margitza (tenor, soprano sax) Joey Calderazzo (piano) Steve Masakowski (guitar, banjo) Marc Johnson (bass) Peter Erskine (drums) Airto Moreira (percussion) Phil Perry (vocals -1)
The Power Station, NYC, June 11, 1990
1. (tk.3)Song Of HopeBlue Note CDP 7 94858 2
2. (tk.1)Stepping Stone-
3. -Cornfed-
* Blue Note CDP 7 94858 2   Rick Margitza - Hope

Bobby McFerrin And Chick Corea

Chick Corea (piano) Bobby McFerrin (vocals)
"Wolftrap", Vienna, VA & "Carnegie Hall", NYC, June 23 & 27, 1990
SpainBlue Note CDP 7 95477 2
Even From Me-
Autumn Leaves-
Blues Connotation-
'Round Midnight-
Blue Bossa-
* Blue Note CDP 7 95477 2   Bobby McFerrin, Chick Corea - Play

Eliane Elias

Eliane Elias (piano) Jay Anderson (bass) Adam Nussbaum (drums)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, July 2, 1990
I'll Be Home For Christmas / Sleigh RideBlue Note CDP 7 94857 2
* Blue Note CDP 7 94857 2   Various Artists - Yule Struttin' (A Blue Note Christmas)

Joey Calderazzo Trio

Joey Calderazzo (piano) Jay Anderson (bass) Adam Nussbaum (drums)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, July 2, 1990
God Rest Ye Merry, GentlemenBlue Note CDP 7 94857 2
* Blue Note CDP 7 94857 2   Various Artists - Yule Struttin' (A Blue Note Christmas)

Andrew Hill Quintet

Robin Eubanks (trombone) Greg Osby (alto, soprano sax) Andrew Hill (piano) Lonnie Plaxico (bass) Cecil Brooks III (drums)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, July 12, 1990
tk.6But Not FarewellBlue Note CDP 7 94971 2
tk.10Westbury-
tk.12Georgia Ham-
tk.17Nicodemus-
* Blue Note CDP 7 94971 2   Andrew Hill - But Not Farewell

Andrew Hill Quintet/Duo

Robin Eubanks (trombone -2/4) Greg Osby (alto, soprano sax) Andrew Hill (piano) Lonnie Plaxico (bass -2/4) Cecil Brooks III (drums -2/4)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, July 13, 1990
1. tk.18FriendsBlue Note CDP 7 94971 2
2.Nicodemusrejected
3.But Not Farewell-
4.Westbury-
* Blue Note CDP 7 94971 2   Andrew Hill - But Not Farewell

Dianne Reeves

David Torkanowsky (piano) Dianne Reeves (vocals)
LeGonks West Studios, Los Angeles, CA, July 20, 1990
A Merrier ChristmasBlue Note CDP 7 94857 2
* Blue Note CDP 7 94857 2   Various Artists - Yule Struttin' (A Blue Note Christmas)

Benny Green Solo

Benny Green (piano)
Jim Anderson's home studio, Brooklyn, NY, July 29, 1990
A Merrier ChristmasBlue Note CDP 7 94857 2
* Blue Note CDP 7 94857 2   Various Artists - Yule Struttin' (A Blue Note Christmas)

Lou Rawls

Ron Stallings (flute) Mike Mani, Frank Martin (keyboards, synthesizer) Ray Obiedo (guitar) Gary Brown (bass) Narada Michael Walden (drums) Greg Gonaway (percussion) Lou Rawls (vocals) Nikita Germaine, D'Layne Huguez, Skylar Jett, Tony Lindsay, Clayton Richardson (backing vocals)
Tarpen Studios, San Rafael, CA, July, 1990
It's Supposed To Be FunBlue Note B1-93841
* Blue Note B1-93841, CDP 7 93841 2   Lou Rawls - It's Supposed To Be Fun

Bob Belden Ensemble

Tim Hagans, Tony Kadleck, Jim Powell (trumpet, flugelhorn) John Fedchock (trombone) George Moran (bass trombone) Peter Reit (French horn) Marcus Rojas (tuba) Mike Migliore (flute, alto flute, alto sax) Chick Wilson (flute, clarinet) Ron Kozak (bass flute, bass clarinet, English horn) Tim Reis (soprano, tenor sax) Rick Margitza (tenor sax) Bob Belden (tenor sax, arranger) Glenn Wilson (baritone sax) Joey Calderazzo, Marc Copland (piano) Kevin Hays (electric piano) Doug Hall (synthesizer) Fareed Haque, John Hart, John Scofield (guitar) Jay Anderson (bass) Jeff Hirshfield (drums) Jerry Gonzalez, David Earle Johnson (percussion)
The Power Station, NYC, August 19, 1990
(tk.2)Straight To My HeartBlue Note CDP 7 95137 2
(tk.1)Shadows In The Rain-
(tk.4)Children's Crusade-
Roxannerejected
They Dance Alone-
* Blue Note CDP 7 95137 2   The Bob Belden Ensemble Performs The Music Of Sting - Straight To My Heart

Dianne Reeves

Justo Almario (soprano sax) Charles Mims (piano, arranger) Chris Severin (bass) Billy Kilson (drums) Luis Conte, Bill Summers (percussion) Dianne Reeves (vocals)
Mad Hatter Studios, Los Angeles, CA, September 10, 1990
Afro BlueBlue Note B1-90264
* Blue Note B1-90264, CDP 7 90264 2   Dianne Reeves - I Remember

Dianne Reeves

Billy Childs (piano) Chris Severin (bass) Billy Kilson (drums) Dianne Reeves (vocals)
Mad Hatter Studios, Los Angeles, CA, September 11, 1990
The Nearness Of You / MistyBlue Note B1-90264
I Remember (Sky)-
Love For Sale-
* Blue Note B1-90264, CDP 7 90264 2   Dianne Reeves - I Remember

Andrew Hill Solo

Andrew Hill (piano)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, September 16, 1990
SunnysideBlue Note CDP 7 94971 2
Gone-
* Blue Note CDP 7 94971 2   Andrew Hill - But Not Farewell

Bobby Watson And Horizon

Melton Mustafa (trumpet) Bobby Watson (alto, soprano sax) Edward Simon (piano) Carroll Dashiell (bass) Victor Lewis (drums)
The Power Station, NYC, September 17, 1990
(tk.3)Big GirlsBlue Note CDP 7 95148 2
(tk.2)Falling In Love With Love-
(tk.3)In Case You Missed It-
(tk.5)Slippin' And Slidin'-
(tk.2)Last Chance To Groove-
* Blue Note CDP 7 95148 2   Bobby Watson - Post-Motown Bop

Bobby Watson And Horizon

Melton Mustafa (trumpet) Bobby Watson (alto, soprano sax) Edward Simon (piano) Carroll Dashiell (bass) Victor Lewis (drums): same personnel
The Power Station, NYC, September 18, 1990
(tk.2)The Punjab Of Java PoBlue Note CDP 7 95148 2
(tk.3)7th Avenue-
(tk.1)Appointment In Milano-
-In A Sentimental Mood-
-Bad-Da-Da-Da-Dah-Dah-
* Blue Note CDP 7 95148 2   Bobby Watson - Post-Motown Bop

Joey Calderazzo Quartet/Quintet

Branford Marsalis (tenor sax) Joey Calderazzo (piano) Jay Anderson (bass) Adam Nussbaum (drums)
Carriage House Studios, Stamford, CT, September, 1990
In The DoorBlue Note CDP 7 95138 2
Branford Marsalis (soprano sax) Joey Calderazzo (piano) Jay Anderson (bass) Peter Erskine (drums)
Mikell's-
The Missed-
Jerry Bergonzi (tenor sax -1/3) Joey Calderazzo (piano) Jay Anderson (bass) Adam Nussbaum (drums) Don Alias (percussion -3,4)
1.Spring Is Here-
2.Dome's Mode-
3.Loud-Zee-
4.Chubby's Lament-
Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Joey Calderazzo (piano) Jay Anderson (bass) Adam Nussbaum (drums)
Pest-
* Blue Note CDP 7 95138 2   Joey Calderazzo - In The Door

Greg Osby's Group

Greg Osby (alto, soprano sax, keyboards) Edward Simon (piano, keyboards) Michael Cain (keyboards) Chan Johnson (guitar) David Gilmore (guitar, guitar synthesizer) James Genus, Lonnie Plaxico (bass) Billy Kilson (drums) Steve Moss (percussion) with special guests: Steve Coleman (alto sax) Gary Thomas (tenor sax, flute) Hochmad Ali Akkbar (vocals)
Systems Two, Brooklyn, NY, November 9 & 10 & December 10, 1990
Cad'lack BackBlue Note CDP 7 95414 2
For Here To Go-
Man-Talk-
Like So...-
On A Mission-
Lo-Fi-
Balaka-
Black Moon (For Geri)-
Carolla-
2th (Twooth)-
Man-Talk (Giant Step Mix)Capitol (J) TOCJ-5848
* Blue Note CDP 7 95414 2   Greg Osby - Man-Talk For Moderns, Vol. X
* Capitol (J) TOCJ-5848   Various Artists - Phat Jazz - Cool Spinnin' An' Hot Movin'

John Scofield Quartet

Joe Lovano (tenor sax, alto clarinet) John Scofield (guitar) Marc Johnson (bass) Bill Stewart (drums)
The Power Station, NYC, December, 1990
Big FunBlue Note CDP 7 95479 2
Keep Me In Mind-
Go Blow-
Chariots-
Guinness Spot-
Mr. Coleman To You-
Eisenhower-
Meant To Be-
Some Nerve-
Lost In Space-
French Flics-
* Blue Note CDP 7 95479 2   John Scofield - Meant To Be