Blue Note Records Discography: 1997-1998

1997

Jacky Terrasson And Cassandra Wilson

Jacky Terrasson (piano) Lonnie Plaxico (bass) Mino Cinelu (percussion) Cassandra Wilson (vocals)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, January 4, 5, 6 & 19 & April 4, 1997
Old Devil MoonBlue Note 7243 8 55484 2 0
Jacky Terrasson (piano) Kenny Davis (bass) Mino Cinelu (percussion)
Chan's Song-
Jacky Terrasson (electric piano) Lonnie Plaxico (bass) Mino Cinelu (percussion) Cassandra Wilson (vocals)
Tennessee Waltz-
Jacky Terrasson (piano) Cassandra Wilson (vocals)
Little Boy Lost-
Jacky Terrasson (piano, electric piano)
Autumn Leaves-
Jacky Terrasson (piano) Lonnie Plaxico (bass) Mino Cinelu (percussion) Cassandra Wilson (vocals)
It Might As Well Be Spring-
Jacky Terrasson (piano) Lonnie Plaxico (bass) Cassandra Wilson (vocals)
My Ship-
Jacky Terrasson (piano) Lonnie Plaxico (bass) Mino Cinelu (percussion) Cassandra Wilson (vocals)
I Remember You-
same session
Tea For Two-
same session
If Ever I Would Leave You-
Jacky Terrasson (piano)
Chicago 1987-
Jacky Terrasson (piano) Lonnie Plaxico (bass) Cassandra Wilson (vocals)
Come Rain Or Come ShineBlue Note (J) TOCJ-6096
Jacky Terrasson (piano) Kenny Davis (electric bass) Mino Cinelu (percussion)
Medieval Blues-
* Blue Note 7243 8 55484 2 0, (J) TOCJ-6096   Jacky Terrasson And Cassandra Wilson - Rendezvous

Mark Shim Quintet/Quartet

Mark Shim (tenor, soprano sax) Geri Allen (piano -1/8,10) David Fiuczynski (guitar -1,2,5/7,10, guitar, vocals -9) Curtis Lundy (bass) Eric Harland (drums -1/3,5,7,9,10) Ralph Peterson (drums, trumpet -4, drums -6,8)
Systems Two, Brooklyn, NY, February 19 & 20, 1997
1.Arrival (Intro)Blue Note 7243 8 37628 2 8
2.Mind Over Matter-
3.Snake Eyes-
4.Dumplin'-
5.The Dungeon (Interlude)-
6.Oveida-
7.Crazy-
8.The Chosen Ones-
9.Remember Rockefeller At Attica-
10.Mass Exodus (Outro)-
* Blue Note 7243 8 37628 2 8   Mark Shim - Mind Over Matter

Pete (LaRoca) Sims Sextet

Jimmy Owens (trumpet) Dave Liebman or Lance Bryant (soprano sax) Ricky Ford (tenor sax) George Cables (piano) Santi Debriano (bass) Pete (LaRoca) Sims (drums)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, February 28 & March 1, 1997
DrumtownBlue Note 7243 8 54876 2 0
Body And Soul-
Susan's Waltz-
Tomorrow's Expectations-
Nihon Bashi-
The Candyman-
Candu-
Amandas Song-
* Blue Note 7243 8 54876 2 0   Pete (LaRoca) Sims - Swingtime

Renee Rosnes Quartet

Chris Potter (tenor, soprano sax -1,2,4/6,8) Renee Rosnes (piano) Christian McBride (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 12, 1997
1.Black HolesBlue Note 7243 8 56810 2 8
2.The Land Of Five Rivers-
3.Abstraction Blue (For Georgia O'Keeffe)-
4.Mizmahta-
5.Non-Fiction-
6.Bulldog's Chicken Run-
7.As We Are Now-
8.Absinthe-
9.Pee Wee-
Chris Potter (soprano sax) Renee Rosnes (piano) Christian McBride (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
GargoylesBlue Note 7243 5 26584 2 8
* Blue Note 7243 8 56810 2 8   Renee Rosnes - As We Are Now
* Blue Note 7243 5 26584 2 8   Renee Rosnes - With A Little Help From My Friends

Greg Osby's Group

Greg Osby (alto sax) Jason Moran (piano) Calvin Jones, Lonnie Plaxico (bass) Eric Harland (drums) with Tim Hagans (trumpet) Cleave Guyton (flute, alto flute, clarinet) Mark Shim (tenor sax) Jeff Haynes (percussion)
Systems Two, Brooklyn, NY, March 15-21, 1997
Six Of OneBlue Note 7243 8 56543 2 9
Transparency-
Mentor's Prose-
Heard-
The 13th Floor-
Soldan-
Of Sound Mind-
The Mental-
Tenderly-
Vixen's Vance-
* Blue Note 7243 8 56543 2 9   Greg Osby - Further Ado

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Peter Washington (bass) Lewis Nash (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, March 16, 1997
BirdsongBlue Note 7243 4 93155 2
With Malice Toward None-
Let's-
I Waited For You-
Tin Tin Deo-
Sunset And The Mockingbird-
The Balanced Scales / The Cup Bearers-
Good Night My Love-
* Blue Note 7243 4 93155 2   Tommy Flanagan - Sunset And The Mockingbird

Renee Rosnes Quartet

Walt Weiskopf (tenor sax) Renee Rosnes (piano) Peter Washington (bass) Al Foster (drums)
KCRW-FM Studio, Los Angeles, CA, March 26, 1997
The Sounds Around The House (Live Version)Blue Note 7243 5 26584 2 8
* Blue Note 7243 5 26584 2 8   Renee Rosnes - With A Little Help From My Friends

Mose Allison Quintet

Mark Shim (tenor sax) Mose Allison (piano, vocals) Russell Malone (guitar) Ratzo Harris (bass) Paul Motian (drums)
Sony Studios, NYC, May 17 & 18, 1997
MJA Jr.Blue Note 7243 8 23211 2 5
Gimcracks And Gewgaws-
Numbers On Paper-
Cruise Control-
St. Louis Blues-
Mockingbird-
The More You Get-
Texanna-
What Will It Be-
So Tired-
Somebody Gonna Have To Move-
Fires Of Spring-
What's With You-
Old Man Blues-
* Blue Note 7243 8 23211 2 5   Mose Allison - Gimcracks And Gewgaws

Charlie Hunter And Pound For Pound

Stefon Harris (vibes) Charlie Hunter (guitar) Scott Amendola (drums) John Santos (percussion)
Mobious Music, San Francisco, CA, September 15-18, 1997
Bongo ConfrontBlue Note (E) 8 23108 1
Enter The Dragon-
Fly Like An Eagle-
Dope-A-Licious-
Mystic Relaxation-
Return Of The Candyman-
Pound For Pound-
Grinch Comfort-
People-
Shake, Shake It Baby-
Turn Me Loose-
Huggy Bear-
Of Things To Come-
* Blue Note (E) 8 23108 1, (E) 7243 8 23108 2   Charlie Hunter And Pound For Pound - Return Of The Candyman

Stefon Harris's Group

Kaoru Watanabe (flute -1,2,6,8,11) Steve Wilson (soprano sax -4,8, alto sax -6,11) Stefon Harris (vibes, balifone, orchestral bells, percussion) Kimati Dinizulu (percussion -1/3,5/8,11, 1-string harp, percussion -9) June Gardner (vocals -4) plus special guests: Steve Turre (trombone -4,10, trombone, shells -6) Greg Osby (alto sax -1,2,6,8) Mulgrew Miller (piano -1,2,8,11) Jason Moran (piano -3/6,10) Dwayne Burno (bass -1/8,10,11) Alvester Garnett (drums -1/8,10,11)
Avatar Studios, NYC, October 6 & 7, 1997
1.SophistryBlue Note 7243 8 23487 2 6
2.And This Too Shall Pass-
3.Nature Music-
4.In The Garden Of Thought-
5.Drum Storm-
6.The Prophet-
7.Sacred Forest-
8.A Cloud Of Red Dust-
9.One String Blues-
10.Jamo-
11.For You Mom & Dad-
* Blue Note 7243 8 23487 2 6   Stefon Harris - A Cloud Of Red Dust

Medeski Martin And Wood (MMW)

John Medeski (keyboards) Chris Wood (bass, electric bass, bass drum) Billy Martin (drums, percussion) DJ Logic (turntables) Steve Cannon (spoken word)
The Magic Shop, NYC, December 15-21, 1997
Sugar CraftBlue Note B1-93011
Just Like I Pictured It-
Start-Stop-
Nocturne-
Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho-
Whatever Happened To Gus-
Latin Shuffle-
Everyday People-
Coconut Boogaloo-
Church Of Logic-
No Ke Ano Ahiahi-
Hypnotized-
LigetiBlue Note (J) TOCJ-6229
First Day Wurli-
* Blue Note B1-93011, 7243 4 93011 2, (J) TOCJ-6229   Medeski Martin And Wood - Combustication

Medeski Martin And Wood (MMW)

John Medeski (keyboards) Sean Lennon (synthesizer, Clavinet) Chris Wood (bass, electric bass, bass drum) Billy Martin (drums, percussion) Yuka Honda (drum programs, synthesizer, samples) Mino Hatori (vocals) DJ Logic (turntables) Steve Cannon (spoken word)
The Magic Shop, NYC & Greene Street Recording, NYC, December 15-21, 1997, September-October & May 29, 1998
Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho (Billy Martin Remix)Blue Note 7243 4 99503 2
Whatever Happened To Gus (Word To The Drums Mix) (Guru Remix)-
Start-Stop (DJ Logic Remix)-
Nocturne (Automator Remix)-
Sugar Craft (Yuka Honda Remix)-
Satan's Church Of Hypnotized Logic (Bill Laswell Reconstruction And Remix)-
* Blue Note 7243 4 99503 2   Medeski Martin And Wood - Combustication Remixes

Lee Konitz Trio

Lee Konitz (alto sax) Brad Mehldau (piano) Charlie Haden (bass)
"The Jazz Bakery", Los Angeles, CA, December 21 & 22, 1997
Alone TogetherBlue Note 7243 8 57150 2 0
The Song Is You-
Cherokee-
What Is This Thing Called Love-
Round Midnight-
You Stepped Out Of A Dream-
same session
Another Shade Of BlueBlue Note 7243 4 98222 2 1
Everything Happens To Me-
What's New-
Body And Soul-
All Of Us-
* Blue Note 7243 8 57150 2 0   Lee Konitz, Brad Mehldau, Charlie Haden - Alone Together
* Blue Note 7243 4 98222 2 1   Lee Konitz - Another Shade Of Blue

Erik Truffaz Quartet

Erik Truffaz (trumpet) Patrick Muller (piano, electric piano) Marcello Giuliani (bass, electric bass) Marc Erbetta (drums, percussion) Nya (vocals)
Studio De Flon, Lausanne, Switzerland, December 29-30, 1997
Yuri's Choice (as No Choice)Blue Note (F) 4 93916 1, (F) 5 27472 1
The Dawn-
Wet In ParisBlue Note (F) 4 93916 1
The MaskBlue Note (F) 4 93916 1, (F) 5 27472 1
Bukowski-Chapter 1Blue Note (F) 4 93916 1
Slim Pickings-
Round-Trip-
Free Stylin'Blue Note (F) 7243 4 93916 2
* Blue Note (F) 4 93916 1, (F) 7243 4 93916 2   Erik Truffaz - The Dawn
* Blue Note (F) 5 27472 1, (F) 7243 5 27472 2   Erik Truffaz - The Mask

Greg Osby Quartet

Greg Osby (alto sax) Jason Moran (piano) Atsushi (Az'shi) Osada (bass) Rodney Green (drums)
"Sweet Basil", NYC, December, 1997
13th FloorBlue Note 7243 4 96860 2 1
Pent Up House-
I Didn't Know About You-
Big Foot-
Big Foot (Excerpt)-
52nd Street Theme-
* Blue Note 7243 4 96860 2 1   Greg Osby - Banned In New York

1998

Greg Osby Quintet

Greg Osby (alto, soprano, sopranino sax) Jason Moran (piano, Fender Rhodes, Hammond B-3) Kevin McNeal (guitar) Dwayne Burno (bass -1,2,7,8) Lonnie Plaxico (bass -3/6) Rodney Green (drums)
Systems Two, Brooklyn, NY, January 9-11, 1998
1.Sea Of IllusionBlue Note 7243 4 93760 2 1
2.Interspacial Affair-
3.Minstrale-
4.Two Over One-
5.Ozthetica-
6.Nekide-
7.Savant Cycles-
8.Extreme Behavior-
9.Deuce Ana Quota-
10.Penetrating Stare-
11.Concepticus In C-
* Blue Note 7243 4 93760 2 1   Greg Osby - Zero.

Phil Woods Sextet/Quintet Featuring Johnny Griffin

Phil Woods (alto sax, electric piano -1, alto sax -2/9) Johnny Griffin (tenor sax) Cedar Walton (piano) Peter Washington (bass) Ben Riley (drums) Bill Goodwin (percussion -1)
Red Rock Studios, Saylorsburg, PA, January 10 & 11, 1998
1.The Rev And IBlue Note 7243 4 94100 2 2
2.We Could Make Such Beautiful Music Together-
3.Hand In Glove-
4.All Too Soon-
5.Red Top-
6.I'm So Scared Of Girls When They're Good Looking-
7.Loose Change-
8.Dutch Morning-
9.Before I Left-
* Blue Note 7243 4 94100 2 2   Phil Woods - The Rev And I

Cassandra Wilson

Olu Dara (cornet) Eric Lewis (piano) Kevin Breit, Marvin Sewell (electric guitar) Dave Holland (acoustic bass) Marcus Baylor (drums) Jeffrey Haynes (percussion) Cassandra Wilson (vocals)
Bearsville Studios, Bearsville, NY, May & September, 1998;
The Hit Factory, NYC, December, 1997
Run The VooDoo DownBlue Note (G) 8 54123 1, 7243 8 54123 2 5
Steve Coleman (alto sax) Doug Wamble (acoustic guitar) Marvin Sewell (classical guitar) Lonnie Plaxico (acoustic bass) Perry Wilson (drums) Mino Cinelu (percussion) Cassandra Wilson (vocals)
Traveling Miles-
Cecilia Smith (marimba) Doug Wamble (left acoustic guitar) Marvin Sewell (right acoustic guitar) Lonnie Plaxico (acoustic bass) Perry Wilson (drums) Jeffrey Haynes (percussion) Cassandra Wilson (vocals)
Right Here, Right Now-
Marvin Sewell (acoustic guitar) Lonnie Plaxico (acoustic bass) Jeffrey Haynes (percussion) Kevin Breit (Greek bazouki, electric guitar, E-Bow) Cassandra Wilson (vocals)
Time After Time-
Vincent Henry (harmonica) Marvin Sewell (electric guitar, right acoustic guitar) Lonnie Plaxico (acoustic bass) Jeffrey Haynes (percussion) Cassandra Wilson (vocals, left acoustic guitar)
When The Sun Goes Down-
Stefon Harris (vibes) Eric Lewis (piano) Regina Carter (violin) Lonnie Plaxico (acoustic bass) Marcus Baylor (drums, percussion) Cassandra Wilson (vocals)
Seven Steps-
Kevin Breit (electric mandolin) Marvin Sewell (acoustic guitar) Regina Carter (violin) Lonnie Plaxico (acoustic bass) Marcus Baylor (drums) Jeffrey Haynes (percussion) Cassandra Wilson (vocals)
Someday My Prince Will Come-
Stefon Harris (vibes) Kevin Breit (mandocello, resophonic guitar) Marvin Sewell (acoustic guitar, classical guitar) Regina Carter (violin) Lonnie Plaxico (acoustic bass) Jeffrey Haynes (percussion) Cassandra Wilson (vocals)
Never Broken (ESP)-
Cecilia Smith (marimba) Doug Wamble (acoustic guitar) Marvin Sewell (electric guitar) Lonnie Plaxico (acoustic bass) Perry Wilson (drums) Cassandra Wilson (vocals)
Resurrection Blues (Tutu)-
Eric Lewis (piano) Kevin Breit (mandolin, acoustic guitar) Pat Metheny (classical guitar) Dave Holland (acoustic bass) Jeffrey Haynes (percussion) Cassandra Wilson (vocals)
Sky And Sea (Blue In Green)-
Marvin Sewell (classical guitar, Greek bazouki) Cassandra Wilson (vocals, left acoustic guitar)
Piper-
Olu Dara (cornet) Eric Lewis (piano) Kevin Breit, Marvin Sewell (electric guitar) Dave Holland (acoustic bass) Marcus Baylor (drums) Jeffrey Haynes (percussion) Cassandra Wilson (vocals) with guest vocals: Angelique Kidjo (vocals)
VooDoo Reprise-
Eric Lewis (piano) Doug Wamble (acoustic guitar) Marvin Sewell (electric guitar) Lonnie Plaxico (acoustic bass) Perry Wilson (drums) Jeffrey Haynes (percussion) Cassandra Wilson (vocals)
Prancing (Francing)Blue Note (G) 8 54123 1, (J) TOCJ-66020
* Blue Note 7243 8 54123 2 5, (Eu) 7243 8 54123 2 5, (J) TOCJ-66020   Cassandra Wilson - Traveling Miles
* Blue Note (G) 8 54123 1   Cassandra Wilson - Traveling Miles

Jason Moran Quintet

Greg Osby (alto, soprano sax) Stefon Harris (vibes) Jason Moran (piano) Lonnie Plaxico (bass) Eric Harland (drums)
Systems Two, Brooklyn, NY, September 26 & 27, 1998
Gangsterism On CanvasBlue Note 7243 4 97431 2 0
Snake Stance-
Le Tombeau De Couperin / States Of Art-
Still Moving-
JAMO Meets SAMO-
Kinesics-
Aquanaut-
Retrograde-
Release From Suffering-
Root Progression-
* Blue Note 7243 4 97431 2 0   Jason Moran - Soundtrack To Human Motion

Gonzalo Rubalcaba Trio +

Gonzalo Rubalcaba (piano) Jeff Chambers (bass) Ignacio Berroa (drums) with special guest: Michael Brecker (sax -3,8)
Avatar Studios, NYC, November 23-25, 1998
1.Yolanda AnasBlue Note 7243 4 99241 2 3
2.Promenade-
3.The Hard One-
4.Sandyken-
5.Here's That Rainy Day-
6.Caravan-
7.Joan-
8.Blues Lundvall-
9.Joao-
* Blue Note 7243 4 99241 2 3   Gonzalo Rubalcaba - Inner Voyage

Joe Lovano - Greg Osby Quintet

Greg Osby (alto, soprano sax) Joe Lovano (tenor, soprano sax, flute) Jason Moran (piano) Cameron Brown (bass) Idris Muhammad (drums)
Avatar Studios, NYC, December 15 & 16, 1998
Geo J LoBlue Note 7243 4 99125 2 6
The Wild East-
Serene-
Broad Way Blues-
Monk's Mood-
Idris-
Truth Be Told-
Silenos-
Alexander The Great-
* Blue Note 7243 4 99125 2 6   Lovano And Osby - Friendly Fire