Debut Records Discography: 1948-1965

1948

Original Charlie Parker Quintet

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Duke Jordan (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums) Kenny Pancho Hagood (vocals)
"Onyx Club", NYC, July 6, 1948
52nd Street Theme IDebut (D) DEP 38; Jazz Workshop JWS 501; Prestige PR 24009
Shaw 'Nuff-
Out Of Nowhere I-
Hot House-
This Time The Dream's On Me I-
A Night In TunisiaDebut (D) DEP 39; Jazz Workshop JWS 501; Prestige PR 24009
My Old Flame-
52nd Street ThemeDebut (D) DEP 39; Prestige PR 24009
The Way You Look TonightDebut (D) DEP 39; Jazz Workshop JWS 501; Prestige PR 24009
Out Of Nowhere IIDebut (D) DEP 40; Prestige PR 24009
Chasin' The BirdDebut (D) DEP 40; Jazz Workshop JWS 501; Prestige PR 24009
This Time The Dream's On Me IIDebut (D) DEP 40; Prestige PR 24009
Dizzy AtmosphereDebut (D) DEP 40; Jazz Workshop JWS 501; Prestige PR 24009
How High The MoonJazz Workshop JWS 501; Prestige PR 24009
52nd Street Theme IIPrestige PR 24009
* Jazz Workshop JWS 501; Fantasy LP 6011, LP 86011; Original Jazz Classics OJC 114, OJCCD 114-2; America (F) 30 AM 6061   Charlie Parker - Bird On 52nd St.
* Prestige PR 24009   Charlie Parker
* Debut (D) DEP 38   Charlie Parker - Bird On 52nd St., Vol. 1
* Debut (D) DEP 39   Charlie Parker - Bird On 52nd St., Vol. 2
* Debut (D) DEP 40   Charlie Parker - Bird On 52nd St., Vol. 3

1950

Charlie Parker Quintet

Red Rodney (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Al Haig (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
"St. Nicholas Arena", NYC, February 18, 1950
52nd Street Theme IJazz Workshop JWS 500; Prestige PR 24009
OrnithologyDebut (D) DEP 35; Jazz Workshop JWS 500; Prestige PR 24009
I Didn't Know What Time It Was-
Embraceable You-
Scrapple From The Apple-
Hot HouseDebut (D) DEP 36; Jazz Workshop JWS 500; Prestige PR 24009
Now's The Time-
Visa-
Star Eyes-
ConfirmationDebut (D) DEP 37; Jazz Workshop JWS 500; Prestige PR 24009; Impulse! ASH 9253-3
Out Of NowhereDebut (D) DEP 37; Jazz Workshop JWS 500; Prestige PR 24009
What's New-
Smoke Gets In Your Eyes-
I Cover The WaterfrontJazz Workshop JWS 500; Prestige PR 24009
52nd Street Theme II-
same session
52nd Street Theme IIIZim ZM 1007
Perdido-
I Can't Get Started-
52nd Street Theme IV-
Anthropology-
52nd Street Theme V-
Groovin' High-
52nd Street Theme VI-
Cheryl-
* Jazz Workshop JWS 500; Fantasy LP 6012, LP 86012; Original Jazz Classics OJC 041, OJCCD 041-2; America (F) 30 AM 6062   Charlie Parker - Bird At St. Nick's
* Prestige PR 24009   Charlie Parker
* Impulse! ASH 9253-3   Various Artists - The Saxophone
* Zim ZM 1007   Charlie Parker At The Apollo Theater And St. Nick's Arena
* Debut (D) DEP 35   Charlie Parker - Bird At St. Nick's, Vol. 1
* Debut (D) DEP 36   Charlie Parker - Bird At St. Nick's, Vol. 2
* Debut (D) DEP 37   Charlie Parker - Bird At St. Nick's, Vol. 3

1951

Charles Mingus - Spaulding Givens Duo

Spaulding Givens equal Nadi Qamar (piano -1,2,4/9) Charles Mingus (bass -1,2,4/9, piano -3)
Hollywood, CA, April, 1951
1.What Is This Thing Called LoveDebut DLP 1; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1808-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
2.Darn That Dream-
3.Yesterdays-
4.Body And Soul-
5.Blue Moon-
6.Blue Tide-
7.Darn That Dream (alt. take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1808-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
8.Jeepers Creepers (take 1)-
9.Jeepers Creepers (take 2)-
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1808-2   The Charles Mingus Duo And Trio - Debut Rarities, Vol. 2
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings
* Debut DLP 1   Charles Mingus/Spaulding Givens - Strings And Keys

1952 (establish)

Charles Mingus Quintet

Lee Konitz (alto saxophone) Phyllis Pinkerton (piano) George Koutzen (cello) Charles Mingus (bass) Al Levitt (drums) Jackie Paris (vocals -2,3) Bob Benton (vocals -4,5)
Lennie Tristano's Manhattan Studio, 317 East 32nd Street, NY, April 12, 1952
1. RKV5241PrecognitionDebut M 101; Swingtime (E) ST 1010; Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 001; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1829-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
2.Portrait (take 1)Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 001; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1829-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
3. RKV5242Portrait (take 2)Debut M 101; Swingtime (E) ST 1010; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1829-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
4.I've Lost My Love (take 1)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1829-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
5.I've Lost My Love (take 2)-
6. E2KB6500-1Extrasensory PerceptionDebut M 103, DEB 198, (J) DEB 198; Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 001; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1829-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
7.Extrasensory Perception (alt. take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1829-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
* Swingtime (E) ST 1010   Charles Mingus - The Young Rebel
* Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 001   The Rarest On Debut: Charles Mingus
* Debut DEB 198   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Debut (J) DEB 198; Original Jazz Classics OJC 115   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1829-2   The Charles Mingus Group Featuring Jackie Paris, The Gordons, And Bob Benton - Debut Rarities, Vol. 4
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings
* Debut M 101; Cupol (Swd) American Jazz AJ 1   Charles Mingus - Precognition / Portrait
* Debut M 103   Charles Mingus - Montage / Extrasensory Perception

Charles Mingus Quintet

Paige Brook (flute, alto saxophone) Jackson Wiley (cello) John Mehegan (piano) Charles Mingus (bass, narrator) Max Roach (drums, voice) Jackie Paris (vocals, narrator)
Lennie Tristano's Manhattan Studio, 317 East 32nd Street, NY, September 16, 1952
Paris In Blue (complete)unissued
E2CB6494-2Paris In Blue, Edition 1 (Orientation)Debut M 102; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1829-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Paris In Blue, Edition 2Debut DEB 198
Paris In Blue, Edition 3Debut (J) DEB 198
E2CB6495-2Make BelieveDebut M 102; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1829-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
E2CB6497-2MontageDebut M 103; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1829-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
* Debut DEB 198   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Debut (J) DEB 198; Original Jazz Classics OJC 115   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1829-2   The Charles Mingus Group Featuring Jackie Paris, The Gordons, And Bob Benton - Debut Rarities, Vol. 4
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings
* Debut M 102; Cupol (Swd) American Jazz AJ 2   Charles Mingus - Paris In Blue / Make Believe
* Debut M 103   Charles Mingus - Montage / Extrasensory Perception

1953

Hal Mitchell Quartet

Hal Mitchell (trumpet) Allen Harris (organ) George Duvivier (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Lennie Tristano's Manhattan Studio, 317 East 32nd Street, NY, probably January, 1953
E3CB2914-1ConfidentiallyDebut M 104
E3CB2916-1Mitch's Blues-
* Debut M 104; Swing (F) SW 431   Hal Mitchell - Confidentially / Mitch's Blues

Max Roach Septet

Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Leon Comegys (trombone) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone, flute) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Walter Davis Jr. (piano) Franklin Skeete (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, April 10, 1953
A105OrientationDebut M 105, DEP 451; Original Jazz Classics OJC 202
Orientation (alt. take)Debut DEB 198, (J) DEB 198
B105MobleyzationDebut M 105, DEP 451; Original Jazz Classics OJC 202
A106Glow WormDebut M 106, DEP 451; Original Jazz Classics OJC 202
B106Sfax-
* Original Jazz Classics OJC 202, OJCCD 202-2   Max Roach Quartet
* Debut DEB 198   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Debut (J) DEB 198; Original Jazz Classics OJC 115   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Debut DEP 451, (D) DEP 45   Max Roach Septet
* Debut M 105; Swing (F) SW 423; Vogue (E) V 2270   Max Roach - Orientation / Mobleyzation
* Debut M 106; Swing (F) SW 424   Max Roach - Glow Worm / Sfax

Spaulding Givens Trio

Spaulding Givens (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, April 14, 1953
Day Dream (take 1)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1808-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Day Dream (take 2)-
Theme From "Rhapsody In Blue" (take 1)-
Theme From "Rhapsody In Blue" (take 2)-
Jet (take 1)-
Jet (take 2)-
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1808-2   The Charles Mingus Duo And Trio - Debut Rarities, Vol. 2
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings

Max Roach Quartet

Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone -1/5) Walter Davis Jr. (piano -1/5) Franklin Skeete (bass -1/5) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, April 21, 1953
1. RM502Just One Of Those ThingsDebut M 107, DLP 13, (D) DL 103; Original Jazz Classics OJC 202
2. RM503Cou-Manchi-CouDebut M 109, DLP 13, (D) DL 103; Original Jazz Classics OJC 202
3. RM504KismetDebut M 108, DLP 13, (D) DL 103; Original Jazz Classics OJC 202
4. RM505Chi-Chi-
5. RM506I'm A Fool To Want YouDebut M 109, DLP 13, (D) DL 103; Original Jazz Classics OJC 202
6. RM507Drum ConversationDebut M 107, DLP 13, (D) DL 103; Original Jazz Classics OJC 202
* Original Jazz Classics OJC 202, OJCCD 202-2   Max Roach Quartet
* Debut DLP 13   The Max Roach Quartet Featuring Hank Mobley
* Debut (D) DL 103   Max Roach Quartet
* Debut M 107; Swing (F) SW 437; Vogue (E) V 2329   Max Roach - Just One Of Those Things / Drum Conversation
* Debut M 109   Max Roach - I'm A Fool To Want You / Cou-Manchi-Cou
* Debut M 108; Swing (F) SW 436   Max Roach - Kismet / Chi-Chi

The Gordons With Hank Jones Trio

Hank Jones (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Max Roach (drums) Honey Gordon (vocals -2/6) George Gordon Jr., George Gordon, Richard Gordon (vocals -3/5)
NYC, April 29, 1953
1.Medley: You Go To My HeadDebut DEB 198, (J) DEB 198; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1829-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
2. RM508Can You Blame MeDebut M 110, DEB 198, (J) DEB 198; Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 001; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1829-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
3. RM509You And MeDebut M 111; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1829-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
4.You And Me (alt. take)Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 001
5. RM510BebopperDebut M 110, DEB 198, (J) DEB 198; Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 001; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
6. RM511CupidDebut M 111; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1829-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
* Debut DEB 198   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Debut (J) DEB 198; Original Jazz Classics OJC 115   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 001   The Rarest On Debut: Charles Mingus
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1829-2   The Charles Mingus Group Featuring Jackie Paris, The Gordons, And Bob Benton - Debut Rarities, Vol. 4
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings
* Debut M 110   The Gordons - Bebopper / Can You Blame Me Me
* Debut M 111   Honey Gordon - You And Me / Cupid

The Quintet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Charlie Parker as Charlie Chan (alto saxophone) Bud Powell (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Max Roach (drums)
"Massey Hall", Toronto, Ontario, Canada, May 15, 1953
Perdido (undubbed version)Debut 12DCD 4402-2
PerdidoDebut DLP 2, (D) DEP 31
-Debut DEB 124; Prestige PR 24024; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Salt Peanuts (undubbed version)Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Salt Peanuts #1&2Debut DLP 2, DEB 124, (D) DEP 31; Prestige PR 24024; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
All The Things You Are (undubbed version)Debut DLP 2, (D) DEP 32, 12DCD 4402-2
52nd Street Theme (undubbed version)-
All The Things You AreDebut DEB 124; Prestige PR 24024; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
52nd Street Theme-
* Debut DEB 124; Fantasy LP 6003, LP 86003; Original Jazz Classics OJC 044, OJCCD 044-2   The Quintet - Jazz At Massey Hall
= America (F) 30 AM 6053   Charlie Parker - Jazz At Massey Hall
* Prestige PR 24024   Various Artists - The Greatest Jazz Concert Ever
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings
* Debut DLP 2   The Quintet - Jazz At Massey Hall, Vol. 1
= Vogue (E) LDE 040; Disques Swing (F) M 33312   The Quintet Of The Year - Jazz At Massey Hall, Vol. 1
* Debut (D) DEP 31   The Quintet - Jazz At Nassey Hall, Vol. 1
* Debut (D) DEP 32   The Quintet - Jazz At Nassey Hall, Vol. 2

Max Roach Solo

Max Roach (drums)
"Massey Hall", Toronto, Ontario, Canada, May 15, 1953
Drum Conversation (Drum Conversation, Part 2)Debut DEB 198, (J) DEB 198; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 111-2, OJCCD 202-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
* Debut DEB 198   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Debut (J) DEB 198; Original Jazz Classics OJC 115   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 111-2   Bud Powell Trio - Jazz At Massey Hall, Vol. 2
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 202-2   Max Roach Quartet
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings

Bud Powell Trio

Bud Powell (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Max Roach (drums)
"Massey Hall", Toronto, Ontario, Canada, May 15, 1953
I've Got You Under My SkinDebut DEB 198, (J) DEB 198; Fantasy LP 6006; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 111-2; Prestige PR 24024; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Embraceable YouDebut DLP 3, (D) DEP 49; Fantasy LP 6006; Original Jazz Classics OJC 111; Prestige PR 24024; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Sure Thing-
CherokeeDebut DLP 3, (D) DEP 34; Fantasy LP 6006; Original Jazz Classics OJC 111; Prestige PR 24024; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Hallelujah (Jubilee)Debut DLP 3, (D) DEP 49; Fantasy LP 6006; Original Jazz Classics OJC 111; Prestige PR 24024, P 24052; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Lullaby Of BirdlandDebut DLP 3, (D) DEP 33; Fantasy LP 6006; Original Jazz Classics OJC 111; Prestige PR 24024; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
* Debut DEB 198   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Debut (J) DEB 198; Original Jazz Classics OJC 115   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Fantasy LP 6006, LP 86006   The Bud Powell Trio
= America (F) 30 AM 6056   Bud Powell - Charlie Mingus - Max Roach
* Prestige PR 24024   Various Artists - The Greatest Jazz Concert Ever
* Original Jazz Classics OJC 111, OJCCD 111-2   Bud Powell Trio - Jazz At Massey Hall, Vol. 2
* Prestige P 24052   Various Artists - Piano Giants
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings
* Debut DLP 3; Vogue (E) LDE 053; Disques Swing (F) M 33313   Bud Powell Trio - Jazz At Massey Hall, Vol. 2
* Debut (D) DEP 49   The Bud Powell Trio At Massey Hall
* Debut (D) DEP 34   The Quintet/Bud Powell - Jazz At Nassey Hall, Vol. 4
* Debut (D) DEP 33   The Quintet/Bud Powell - Jazz At Nassey Hall, Vol. 3

The Quintet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Charlie Parker as Charlie Chan (alto saxophone) Bud Powell (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Max Roach (drums)
"Massey Hall", Toronto, Ontario, Canada, May 15, 1953
Allen's Alley (Wee) (undubbed version)Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Allen's Alley (Wee)Debut DLP 4, DEB 124, (D) DEP 32; Prestige PR 24024; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Hot House (undubbed version)Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Hot House #1&2Debut DLP 4, DEB 124, (D) DEP 33; Prestige PR 24024; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
A Night In Tunisia (undubbed version)Debut 12DCD 4402-2
A Night In TunisiaDebut DLP 4, DEB 124, (D) DEP 34; Prestige PR 24024; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
* Debut DEB 124; Fantasy LP 6003, LP 86003; Original Jazz Classics OJC 044, OJCCD 044-2   The Quintet - Jazz At Massey Hall
= America (F) 30 AM 6053   Charlie Parker - Jazz At Massey Hall
* Prestige PR 24024   Various Artists - The Greatest Jazz Concert Ever
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings
* Debut DLP 4   The Quintet - Jazz At Massey Hall, Vol. 3
= Vogue (E) LDE 087; Disques Swing (F) M 33318   The Quintet Of The Year - Jazz At Massey Hall, Vol. 3
* Debut (D) DEP 32   The Quintet - Jazz At Nassey Hall, Vol. 2
* Debut (D) DEP 33   The Quintet/Bud Powell - Jazz At Nassey Hall, Vol. 3
* Debut (D) DEP 34   The Quintet/Bud Powell - Jazz At Nassey Hall, Vol. 4

Billy Taylor Trio

Billy Taylor (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
NYC, summer 1953
Bass-Ically Speaking (alt. take 1)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 111-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Bass-Ically Speaking (alt. take 2)-
Bass-Ically Speaking (alt. take 3)-
Bass-Ically SpeakingDebut DLP 3, (D) DEP 49; Original Jazz Classics OJC 111; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Untitled BluesOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD 111-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
* Original Jazz Classics OJC 111, OJCCD 111-2   Bud Powell Trio - Jazz At Massey Hall, Vol. 2
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings
* Debut DLP 3; Vogue (E) LDE 053; Disques Swing (F) M 33313   Bud Powell Trio - Jazz At Massey Hall, Vol. 2
* Debut (D) DEP 49   The Bud Powell Trio At Massey Hall

Trombone Rapport / Four Trombones

Willie Dennis, Bennie Green, J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) John Lewis (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
"Putnam Central Club", Brooklyn, NY, September 18, 1953
Wee Dot (Blues For Some Bones)Debut DLP 14, (D) DEB 130; Fantasy LP 6005; Prestige P 24097; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
StardustDebut DLP 5, (D) DEB 130; Fantasy LP 6005; Prestige P 24097; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Move-
I'll Remember AprilDebut DLP 14, (D) DEB 130; Fantasy LP 6005; Prestige P 24097; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Now's The TimeDebut DEB 126; Prestige P 24097; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Trombosphere-
Ow!-
Chazzanova-
YesterdaysDebut DLP 5, (D) DEB 130, 12DCD 4402-2
Kai's Kid (Kai's Day)Debut DEB 198, (J) DEB 198, 12DCD 4402-2
ConversationRoost OJ 1
* Debut (D) DEB 130   Jazz Workshop - Trombone Rapport / Trombone Workshop
* Fantasy LP 6005, LP 86005   Four Trombones
= America (F) 30 AM 6055   Four Trombones, Vol. 1
* Prestige P 24097, PRCD 24097-2   J.J. Johnson/Kai Winding/Willie Dennis/Bennie Green - Four Trombones... The Debut Recordings
* Debut DEB 126; Jazz Selection (F) LDM 30064   Four Trombones
= Fantasy LP 6008, LP 86008; America (F) 30 AM 6058   Four Trombones, Vol. 2
* Debut DEB 198   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Debut (J) DEB 198; Original Jazz Classics OJC 115   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Roost OJ 1   Various Artists - Operation Jazz
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings
* Debut DLP 14   Trombone Rapport - Jazz Workshop, Vol. 2
= Vogue (E) LDE 178; Jazz Selection (F) JSLP 50041   Various Artists - Jazz Workshop, Vol. 2
* Debut DLP 5   Trombone Rapport - Jazz Workshop, Vol. 1
= Vogue (E) LDE 066; Jazz Selection (F) JSLP 50007   Various Artists - Jazz Workshop, Vol. 1

Bud Powell Trio

Bud Powell (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
NYC, September, 1953
My DevotionFantasy LP 6006; Original Jazz Classics OJC 111; Prestige PR 24024
Polka Dots And Moonbeams-
My Heart Stood Still-
I Want To Be Happy-
* Fantasy LP 6006, LP 86006   The Bud Powell Trio
= America (F) 30 AM 6056   Bud Powell - Charlie Mingus - Max Roach
* Original Jazz Classics OJC 111, OJCCD 111-2   Bud Powell Trio - Jazz At Massey Hall, Vol. 2
* Prestige PR 24024   Various Artists - The Greatest Jazz Concert Ever

Kenny Dorham Quintet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet, vocals) Jimmy Heath (tenor saxophone) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, October 21, 1953
Chicago BluesOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD 113-2
Lonesome Lover Blues-
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 113-2   Kenny Dorham Quintet

Charles Mingus Nonet

Ernie Royal (trumpet) Willie Dennis (trombone) Eddie Caine (alto saxophone, flute) Teo Macero (tenor saxophone, clarinet) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Jackson Wiley (cello) John Lewis (piano) Charles Mingus (bass, arranger) Kenny Clarke (drums) Janet Thurlow (vocals -3,6,7) Paul Bley (conductor) Spaulding Givens (arranger)
NYC, October 28, 1953
1.Pink Topsy (alt. take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1807-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
2.Miss BlissDebut DEP 450; Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 001; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1807-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
3.Blue Tide-
4.Pink TopsyDebut DEP 450
5.Pink Topsy (edited version)Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 001; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1807-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
6.Eclipse (alt. take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1807-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
7.EclipseDebut DEP 450, DEB 198, (J) DEB 198; Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 001; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1807-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
* Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 001   The Rarest On Debut: Charles Mingus
* Debut DEB 198   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Debut (J) DEB 198; Original Jazz Classics OJC 115   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1807-2   The Charles Mingus Octet/The Jimmy Knepper Quintet - Debut Rarities, Vol. 1
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings
* Debut DEP 450   Charles Mingus Octet

Paul Bley Trio

Paul Bley (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, November 30, 1953
Opus I (alt. take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 201-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Opus IDebut DLP 7; Original Jazz Classics OJC 201; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Walkin' (Teapot)-
Like Someone In Love-
I Can't Get Started-
Spontaneous Combustion-
The ThemeOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD 201-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Split KickDebut DLP 7; Original Jazz Classics OJC 201; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
This Time The Dream's On MeOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD 201-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Zootcase-
Santa Claus Is Coming To TownDebut DEB 198, (J) DEB 198; Original Jazz Classics OJC 201; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
* Original Jazz Classics OJC 201, OJCCD 201-2   Introducing Paul Bley
* Debut DEB 198   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Debut (J) DEB 198; Original Jazz Classics OJC 115   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings
* Debut DLP 7   Introducing Paul Bley
= Vogue (E) LDE 171; Disques Swing (F) M 33352   Paul Bley - Improvisations

Teo Macero Quintet

Teo Macero (alto,tenor saxophone, arranger) Lenny Dijay (accordion, arranger) Louis Lubella, Charles Mingus (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums, piano)
NYC, December 12, 1953
TeoDebut DLP 6
I'll Remember April-
I'll Remember April (alt. take)unissued
How Low The EarthDebut DLP 6
Mitzi-
Yesterdays-
Explorations-
Explorations (edited version)unissued
* Debut DLP 6   Teo Macero - Explorations

Kenny Dorham Quintet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Jimmy Heath (tenor,baritone saxophone) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 15, 1953
An Oscar For OscarDebut DLP 9, (D) DEP 42; Original Jazz Classics OJC 113
Ruby, My Dear (take 1)Original Jazz Classics OJC 113
Ruby, My Dear (take 2)Debut DLP 9, (D) DEP 42; Original Jazz Classics OJC 113
Be My Love-
Osmosis-
I Love YouDebut DLP 9; Original Jazz Classics OJC 113
I Love You (take 2)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 113-2
Darn That Dream (take 1)Debut DLP 9; Original Jazz Classics OJC 113
Darn That Dream (take 2)Original Jazz Classics OJC 113
* Original Jazz Classics OJC 113, OJCCD 113-2   Kenny Dorham Quintet
* Debut DLP 9   Kenny Dorham Quintet
* Debut (D) DEP 42   Kenny Dorham Quintet

Oscar Pettiford And His Jazz Groups

Julius Watkins (French horn) Phil Urso (tenor saxophone) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Oscar Pettiford (cello -1,3/5, bass -2) Charles Mingus (bass -1,3/5) Percy Brice (drums)
NYC, December 29, 1953
1.The Pendulum At Falcon's LairDebut DLP 8, (D) DL 102; Fantasy LP 6010; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
2.Tamalpais (Song Of Love To The Winds)Debut DLP 8; Fantasy LP 6010
3.Jack, The FieldstalkerDebut DLP 8, (D) DL 102; Fantasy LP 6010; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
4.Stockholm Sweetnin'-
5.Low And Behold-
* Fantasy LP 6010, LP 86010; America (F) 30 AM 6060   Oscar Pettiford - My Little Cello
= Original Jazz Classics OJC 112, OJCCD 1926-2   The New Oscar Pettiford Sextet
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings
* Debut DLP 8   The New Oscar Pettiford Sextet
= Disques Swing (F) M 33329   Oscar Pettiford Sextet, Vol. 2
* Debut (D) DL 102   The New Oscar Pettiford Sextet

Sam Most Quartet Plus Two

Doug Mettome (trumpet, arranger -1,3,5,6) Urbie Green (trombone -1,3,5,6) Sam Most (flute, clarinet) Bob Dorough (piano, arranger) Percy Heath (bass) Louis Bellson as Blue Bells (drums)
NYC, December 29, 1953
1.ScroobydooDebut DLP 11; Xanadu 172
2.The Night We Called It A Day-
3.Eullalia-
4.I Hear A Rhapsody-
5.A Cuss Called Coss-
6.There'll Never Be Another You-
7.Notes To YouDebut DEB 198, (J) DEB 198; Xanadu 172
* Xanadu 172   Kai Winding/Tony Fruscella/Sam Most - Bebop Revisited, Vol. 3
* Debut DEB 198   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Debut (J) DEB 198; Original Jazz Classics OJC 115   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Debut DLP 11   Sam Most Quartet Plus Two

1954

John LaPorta Quintet

Louis Mucci (trumpet) John LaPorta (alto saxophone, clarinet) Wally Cirillo (piano) Richard Carter (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums)
NYC, March 9, 1954
Fluid DriveDebut DLP 10
Right Around Home-
The Old Man's Touch-
This Hectic Life-
Quarto-
Fringe Area-
* Debut DLP 10   The John LaPorta Quintet

Ada Moore

John LaPorta (alto saxophone, clarinet) Wally Cirillo (piano) Tal Farlow (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Ada Moore (vocals) Alonzo Levister, Charles Mingus (arranger)
NYC, June 27, 1954
The Man I LoveDebut DLP 15; Original Jazz Classics OJC 1701
Something To Live For-
You Came A Long Way From St. Louis-
The Devil Is A Woman-
Lass From The Low Country-
Strange Fascination-
Summertime-
The Man I Love (take 2)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1701-2
You Came A Long Way From St. Louis (take 4)-
The Devil Is A Woman (take 1)-
Lass From The Low Country (take 2)-
* Original Jazz Classics OJC 1701, OJCCD 1701-2   Ada Moore
* Debut DLP 15   Ada Moore - Jazz Workshop, Vol. 3

Thad Jones Quintet

Thad Jones (trumpet) Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute -1,2,4,5) Hank Jones (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 11, 1954
1.Elusive (Illusive)Debut DLP 12, DEB 127; Fantasy LP 6004; Debut (D) DEP 43, 12DCD 4402-2
2.Sombre Intrusion-
3.You Don't Know What Love Is-
4.Bitty DittyDebut DLP 12, DEB 127; Fantasy LP 6004; Debut (D) DEP 44, 12DCD 4402-2
5.ChazzanovaDebut DLP 12, (D) DEP 44; Original Jazz Classics OJC 625, OJCCD 625-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
6.I'll Remember AprilDebut DLP 12, DEB 127, (D) DEP 44; Fantasy LP 6004; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
* Debut DEB 127   Thad Jones
= Original Jazz Classics OJC 625, OJCCD 625-2   The Fabulous Thad Jones
* Fantasy LP 6004, LP 86004; America (F) 30 AM 6054   The Fabulous Thad Jones
= Prestige MPP 2506   Thad Jones And Charles Mingus
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings
* Debut DLP 12; Vogue (E) LDE 172; Disques Swing (F) M 33354   The Fabulous Thad Jones
* Debut (D) DEP 43   The Fabulous Thad Jones, Vol. 1
* Debut (D) DEP 44   The Fabulous Thad Jones, Vol. 2

Babs Five Rocks And A Roll

James Moody (tenor saxophone, flute) Numa "Pee Wee" Moore (baritone saxophone) Jimmy Boyd (piano) John Lathan (bass) Clarence Johnston (drums) unknown (bongos) Babs Gonzales (vocals) unidentified vocal group
NYC, probably 1954
BAB-0001VoilaDebut BAB 0001/2
BAB-0002No Fools-No Fun-
* Debut BAB 0001/2   Babs Gonzales - Voila / No Fools-No Fun

1955

Hazel Scott Trio

Hazel Scott (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 21, 1955
Like Someone In LoveDebut DLP 16; Original Jazz Classics OJC 1702; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Peace Of Mind-
Lament-
The Jeep Is Jumpin'-
Git Up From There-
A Foggy Day-
Mountain GreeneryOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD 1702-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Git Up From There (alt. take)-
Lament (alt. take)-
* Original Jazz Classics OJC 1702, OJCCD 1702-2   Hazel Scott - Relaxed Piano Moods
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings
* Debut DLP 16   Hazel Scott - Relaxed Piano Moods

Thad Jones Quartet

Thad Jones (trumpet) John Dennis (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 10, 1955
One More (alt. take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 625-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
One MoreDebut DEB 127, 12DCD 4402-2
One More (edited version)Debut DLP 17, (D) DEP 25; Fantasy LP 6004; Prestige P 24112
I Can't Get StartedDebut DLP 17, DEB 127, (D) DEP 25; Fantasy LP 6004; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
More Of The SameDebut DLP 17, DEB 127, (D) DEP 26; Fantasy LP 6004; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Get Out Of Town (alt. take)Debut DEB 127, 12DCD 4402-2
Get Out Of TownDebut DLP 17, (D) DEP 26; Fantasy LP 6004; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 625-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
* Debut DEB 127   Thad Jones
= Original Jazz Classics OJC 625, OJCCD 625-2   The Fabulous Thad Jones
* Fantasy LP 6004, LP 86004; America (F) 30 AM 6054   The Fabulous Thad Jones
= Prestige MPP 2506   Thad Jones And Charles Mingus
* Prestige P 24112, PRCD 24112-2   Various Artists - The Jazz Trumpet, Vol. 2
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings
* Debut DLP 17   Thad Jones/Charles Mingus - Jazz Collaborations, Vol. 1
= Disques Swing (F) M 33357   Thad Jones - Jazz Collaborations, Vol. 2
* Debut (D) DEP 25   Thad Jones/Charles Mingus - Jazz Collaborations, Vol. 1
* Debut (D) DEP 26   Thad Jones/Charles Mingus - Jazz Collaborations, Vol. 2

John Dennis Trio

John Dennis (piano) Charles Mingus (bass -1,3,5,7,9/12) Max Roach (drums -1,3,5,7,9/12)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 10, 1955
1.EnsenadaDebut DEB 121, 12DCD 4402-2
2.OdysseyDebut DEB 121
3.MachajoDebut DEB 121, 12DCD 4402-2
4.ChartreuseDebut DEB 121
5.CherokeeDebut DEB 121, 12DCD 4402-2
6.VariegationsDebut DEB 121
7.Seven MoonsDebut DEB 121, 12DCD 4402-2
8.Someone To Watch Over MeDebut DEB 121
9.Seven Moons (alt. take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1843-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
10.All The Things You Are (take 1)-
11.All The Things You Are (take 2)-
12.Cherokee (alt. take)-
* Debut DEB 121   John Dennis - New Piano Expressions
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1843-2   John Dennis - New Piano Expressions: Debut Rarities, Vol. 5
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings

John LaPorta Quartet

John LaPorta (alto saxophone, arranger) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Richard Carter (bass) Charlie Perry (drums)
NYC, June, 1955
Three Moods, Part 1: Bright-Eyed BlueDebut DEB 122
Three Moods, Part 2: Minor Rhythm-
Three Moods, Part 3: Bird's World-
Don't Blame Me-
All The Things You Are-
* Debut DEB 122   John LaPorta - Three Moods

John LaPorta Trio

Louis Mucci (trumpet) John LaPorta (alto saxophone, arranger) Charlie Perry (drums)
NYC, June, 1955
HarangueDebut DEB 122
Two Party Campaign-
Chance Acquaintance-
* Debut DEB 122   John LaPorta - Three Moods

Miles Davis Quintet

Miles Davis (trumpet) Britt Woodman (trombone) Teddy Charles (vibraphone) Charles Mingus (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Audio-Video Studios, NYC, July 9, 1955
Nature BoyDebut DEB 120, (D) DEP 27, 12DCD 4402-2
Alone Together-
There's No YouDebut DEB 120, (D) DEP 28, 12DCD 4402-2
Easy Living-
* Debut DEB 120; Fantasy LP 6001, LP 86001; Original Jazz Classics OJC 043, OJCCD 043-2; America (F) 30 AM 6051   Miles Davis - Blue Moods
= Disques Swing (F) LDM 30035   Miles Davis
= Prestige PR 24022   Miles Davis - Collector's Items
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings
* Debut (D) DEP 27   Miles Davis - Blue Moods, Vol. 1
* Debut (D) DEP 28   Miles Davis - Blue Moods, Vol. 2

Don Senay With Alonzo Levister Orchestra

Louis Mucci (trumpet) unknown (trombone) unknown (French horn) Julius Baker (flute) unknown (oboe) John LaPorta (alto saxophone, clarinet) Jackson Wiley (cello) unknown (harp) Billy Taylor (piano) Milt Hinton, Fred Zimmerman (bass) Joe Morello (drums, percussion) probably Morris Lang (timpani) Don Senay (vocals) unidentified 5 strings, Alonzo Levister (arranger, conductor)
NYC, September 19, 1955 or September 17, 1954
RM512The Edge Of LoveDebut M 112; Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 002; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
RM513FannyDebut M 112, 12DCD 4402-2
Fanny (alt. take)Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 002
Makin' WhoopeeDebut DEB 198, (J) DEB 198; Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 002; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
* Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 002   The Rarest On Debut: Charles Mingus Sideman
* Debut DEB 198   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Debut (J) DEB 198; Original Jazz Classics OJC 115   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings
* Debut M 112   Don Senay - The Edge Of Love / Fanny

Alonzo Levister Orchestra

Louis Mucci (trumpet) unknown (trombone) unknown (French horn) Julius Baker (flute) unknown (oboe) John LaPorta (alto saxophone, clarinet) Jackson Wiley (cello) unknown (harp) Billy Taylor (piano) Milt Hinton, Fred Zimmerman (bass) Joe Morello (drums, percussion) probably Morris Lang (timpani) unidentified 5 strings, Alonzo Levister (conductor) Charles Mingus (arranger): Levister plays (conductor). Charles Mingus (arranger) replaces Senay
NYC, September 19, 1955 or September 17, 1954
Portrait (orig.-master)Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 002
* Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 002   The Rarest On Debut: Charles Mingus Sideman

Thad Jones With Alonzo Levister Orchestra

Louis Mucci (trumpet) unknown (trombone) unknown (French horn) Julius Baker (flute) unknown (oboe) John LaPorta (alto saxophone, clarinet) Jackson Wiley (cello) unknown (harp) Billy Taylor (piano) Milt Hinton, Fred Zimmerman (bass) Joe Morello (drums, percussion) probably Morris Lang (timpani) unidentified 5 strings, Alonzo Levister (conductor) Charles Mingus (arranger) + an overdub: Thad Jones (trumpet): add + an overdub: Thad Jones (trumpet)
NYC, probably September 26, 1955 or September 17, 1954
PortraitDebut DEB 198, (J) DEB 198, 12DCD 4402-2
* Debut DEB 198   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Debut (J) DEB 198; Original Jazz Classics OJC 115   Jazz Workshop - Autobiography In Jazz
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings

Charles Mingus Quintet + Max Roach

Eddie Bert (trombone) George Barrow (tenor saxophone) Mal Waldron (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Willie Jones (drums)
"Cafe Bohemia", NYC, December 23, 1955
Jump MonkDebut DEB 123, (D) DEP 29, (D) DEB 139; Prestige PR 24010; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Serenade In BlueDebut DEB 123; Prestige PR 24010; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Charles Mingus (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Percussion DiscussionDebut DEB 123, (D) D 45-1; Prestige PR 24010; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Eddie Bert (trombone) George Barrow (tenor saxophone) Mal Waldron (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Willie Jones (drums)
Work SongDebut DEB 123, (D) DEP 30, (D) DEB 139; Prestige PR 24010; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
SeptemberlyDebut DEB 123, (D) DEP 29; Prestige PR 24010; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
All The Things You C-SharpDebut DEB 123, (D) DEP 30; Prestige PR 24010; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
I'll Remember AprilDebut DEB 128, (D) DEB 139; Fantasy LP 6009; Prestige PR 24010; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Love Chant-
A Foggy Day-
Max Roach (drums) replaces Jones
DrumsDebut DEB 128; Fantasy LP 6009; Prestige PR 24010; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Willie Jones (drums) replaces Roach
Haitian Fight SongDebut DEB 128, (D) DEB 139; Fantasy LP 6009; Prestige PR 24010; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Lady Bird-
Jump Monk (alt. take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 045-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
All The Things You C-Sharp (alt. take)-
Max Roach (drums) replaces Jones
Drums (take 1)Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Drums (take 2)-
I'll Remember April (alt. take)-
Willie Jones (drums) replaces Roach
A Foggy Day (alt. take)-
Mal Waldron (piano)
A Portrait Of Bud Powell-
Eddie Bert (trombone) George Barrow (tenor saxophone) Mal Waldron (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Willie Jones (drums)
Haitian Fight Song (alt. take)-
Love Chant (alt. take)-
Lady Bird (alt. take)-
What Is This Thing Called Love-
* Debut DEB 123; Original Jazz Classics OJC 045, OJCCD 045-2   Charles Mingus - Mingus At The Bohemia
= Fantasy LP 6002, LP 86002; America (F) 30 AM 6052   Charles Mingus - Chazz!
* Debut (D) DEB 139   Charles Mingus - Chazz!
* Prestige PR 24010   Charles Mingus
* Debut DEB 128   Charles Mingus - Chazz! (not released)
* Fantasy LP 6009, LP 86009; Original Jazz Classics OJC 440, OJCCD 440-2; America (F) 30 AM 6059   The Charles Mingus Quintet + Max Roach
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings
* Debut (D) DEP 29   Charles Mingus - Mingus At The Bohemia, Vol. 1
* Debut (D) DEP 30   Charles Mingus - Mingus At The Bohemia, Vol. 2
* Debut (D) D 45-1   Charles Mingus/Max Roach - Percussion Discussion, Part 1&2

1956

Alonzo Levister Orchestra

Louis Mucci (trumpet) John LaPorta (alto saxophone, clarinet) Arne Gold (xylophone, percussion) Teddy Charles (vibraphone, percussion) Alonzo Levister (piano, arranger) Lorin Bernsohn (cello) Morris Lang (timpani) Jackson Wiley (conductor)
Audiosonic Recording Studios, NYC, August, 1956
ConclaveDebut DEB 125
Leap Frog-
Black Swan-
Sugar Hill Strut-
Slow Dance-
Manhattan Monodrama (Ballet Suite): First Movement-
Manhattan Monodrama (Ballet Suite): Second Movement-
Manhattan Monodrama (Ballet Suite): Final Movement-
* Debut DEB 125   Alonzo Levister - Manhattan Monodrama

Thad Jones Quintet

Thad Jones (trumpet) Frank Foster (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Jones (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, December 24, 1956
Lust For LifePeriod SPL 1204
I Got It Thad And That Ain't Bad-
* Period SPL 1204   Sonny Rollins/Thad Jones - Sonny Rollins Plays

1957 (5th anniversary)

Thad Jones Sextet

Thad Jones (trumpet) Henry Coker (trombone -2/4) Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, January 6, 1957
1.Bird SongPeriod SPL 1208
2.Cat Meets Chick-
3.Quiet Sip-
4.Ballad Medley: Flamingo / If You Are Mine / I'm Through With Love / Love Walked InPeriod SPL 1204; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1919-2
* Period SPL 1208; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1919-2   Thad Jones - Mad Thad
* Period SPL 1204   Sonny Rollins/Thad Jones - Sonny Rollins Plays

Faron Taylor

unknown (trombone) unknown (vibraphone) unknown (piano) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Faron Taylor (vocals)
NYC, May, 1957
Willow Weep For MeDebut unissued
It's All Right With Me-

Jimmy Knepper Quintet

Jimmy Knepper (trombone, arranger) Joe Maini (alto saxophone) Bill Triglia (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums)
NYC, July 10, 1957
Bird Feather (Cunningbird)Debut DEB 129, (D) DL 101; Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 002; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1807-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Latter Day Saint (alt. take 1)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1807-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Latter Day Saint (alt. take 2)-
Latter Day Saint (take 6)-
Latter Day Saint (take 8C/6)Debut DEB 129, (D) DL 101; Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 002
Latter Day Saint (take 7A) (false start)Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 002
Latter Day Saint (take 7B) (false start)-
Latter Day Saint (take 8A) (false start)-
Latter Day Saint (take 8B) (false start)-
Latter Day Saint (take 8C) (false start)-
Latter Day Saint (take 9A) (false start)-
Latter Day Saint (take 9B) (incomplete)-
Latter Day Saint (take 9C) (false start)-
Latter Day Saint (alt. take #?)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1807-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Jump The Blues Away (The Jumpin' Blues)Debut DEB 129, (D) DL 101; Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 002; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1807-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
The Masher-
The Masher (alt. take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1807-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
* Debut DEB 129   Jimmy Knepper - New Faces (not released)
* Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 002   The Rarest On Debut: Charles Mingus Sideman
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1807-2   The Charles Mingus Octet/The Jimmy Knepper Quintet - Debut Rarities, Vol. 1
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings
* Debut (D) DL 101   Jimmy Knepper

Faron Taylor

Dough Mettome (trumpet) Matthew Gee (trombone) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Wade Legge (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums) Faron Taylor (vocals)
NYC, August 5, 1957
On A FarmDebut unissued
You're Going To Lose Your Head-
Something Wonderful-
Old Devil Moon-
An Occasional Man-

Shafi Hadi Sextet

Clarence Shaw (trumpet) Shafi Hadi as Curtis Porter (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Wade Legge or Wynton Kelly (piano) Henry Grimes or Charles Mingus (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums)
NYC, September, 1957
We Got Blue (Untitled Original Blues (take 1))Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1821-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Stella By Starlight (take 4)-
Stella By Starlight (take 5)-
Untitled Original Composition (take 3)-
Untitled Original Composition (take 5)-
Autumn In New York (take 1)Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 003; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1821-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Autumn In New York (take 2)-
Long Ago And Far Away (take 1) (false start)Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 003
Long Ago And Far Away (take 2)Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 003; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1821-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Long Ago And Far Away (take 3)Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 003
Long Ago And Far Away (take 4)Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 003; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1821-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Long Ago And Far Away (take 5)-
We Got Blue (Untitled Original Blues (take 2))-
Joldi (rehearsal) (short take)Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 003
Joldi (rehearsal) (long take)-
Joldi (take 1)-
Joldi (take 2) (false start)-
Joldi (take 3) (incomplete)-
Joldi (take 4)Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 003; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1821-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
Joldi (take 5) (false start)Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 003
Joldi (take 6) (Joldi (take 5))Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 003; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1821-2; Debut 12DCD 4402-2
* Mythic Sound (It) MSLP 003   Charles Mingus - The Rarest On Debut: Mingus Newly Discovered
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1821-2   The Charles Mingus Group Featuring Wynton Kelly And Pepper Adams - Debut Rarities, Vol. 3
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings

Shadows (Soundtrack)

Curtis Porter (flute) Charles Mingus (piano, percussion, voice) Dannie Richmond (drums) Jimmy Knepper, Horace Parlan or Phineas Newborn, Clarence Shaw (percussion)
NYC, probably October or late 1957 or 1958
Untitled Percussion CompositionDebut 12DCD 4402-2
* Debut 12DCD 4402-2   Charles Mingus - The Complete Debut Recordings

Sonny Rollins Quintet

Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Gil Coggins (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Dennis (drums)
NYC, November 4, 1957
Sonnymoon For TwoPeriod SPL 1204
Like Someone In Love-
Theme From Pathetique Symphony-
* Period SPL 1204   Sonny Rollins/Thad Jones - Sonny Rollins Plays

1959

Oscar Pettiford And His Scandinavian Trio

Louis Hjulmand (vibraphone) Jan Johansson (piano -1,2,4) Oscar Pettiford (bass)
Copenhagen, Denmark, August 22, 1959
1. DB57-2Fru BruelDebut (D) DEP 47; Fantasy LP 6010
2. DB58-2I Succumb To Temptation-
3. DB59Blue Brothers (Blue Bros I)Debut (D) DEP 48; Jazzland JLP 64; Debut (D) DEB 135
4. DB60There'll Never Be Another YouDebut (D) DEP 48; Jazzland JLP 64
* Fantasy LP 6010, LP 86010; America (F) 30 AM 6060   Oscar Pettiford - My Little Cello
= Original Jazz Classics OJC 112, OJCCD 1926-2   The New Oscar Pettiford Sextet
* Jazzland JLP 64, JLP 964   Oscar Pettiford - Last Recordings By The Late Great Bassist
* Debut (D) DEB 135   Hjulmand & Botschinsky Featuring Oscar Pettiford - Blue Bros
* Debut (D) DEP 47   Oscar Pettiford And His Scandinavian Trio
* Debut (D) DEP 48   Oscar Pettiford And His Scandinavian Trio

Jazz Quintet '60

Allan Botschinsky (trumpet) Bent Jaedig (tenor saxophone) Bent Axen (piano) Ole Laumann (bass) Finn Frederiksen (drums)
Copenhagen, Denmark, December 29, 1959
Message From OscarDebut (D) DEP 50; SteepleChase (D) SCC 6003
Born Holm-
Cosper-
What's New-
* SteepleChase (D) SCC 6003, SCCD 36003   Bent Axen Trio, Quintet And Sextet - Axen
* Debut (D) DEP 50   Jazz Quintet '60

1960

Oscar Pettiford's Essen Jazz Festival All Stars

Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Bud Powell (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
"Essen Jazz Festival", "Grugahalle", Essen, West Germany, April 2, 1960
All The Things You AreDebut (D) DEB 131
Yesterdays-
Stuffy-
Just You, Just MeBlack Lion (E) BLP 30125; Freedom (F) BLP 30125; Black Lion (G) BLCD 760105
omit Hawkins
Shaw 'NuffDebut (D) DEB 131; Duke (It) D 1012
Willow Weep For MeDebut (D) DEB 131
John's Abbey-
Salt Peanuts-
Blues In The ClosetDebut (D) DEB 131; Duke (It) D 1012
* Debut (D) DEB 131; Fantasy LP 6015, LP 86015   Coleman Hawkins/Bud Powell/Oscar Pettiford/Kenny Clarke - The Essen Jazz Festival All Stars
= Black Lion (E) BL 159, (G) BLCD 760105   Bud Powell - The Essen Jazz Festival Concert
= Black Lion (E) BLP 30125; Freedom (F) BLP 30125   Coleman Hawkins/Bud Powell - Hawk In Germany
* Duke (It) D 1012   Bud Powell In Europe

Oscar Pettiford And His Jazz Groups

Allan Botschinsky (trumpet -1,2,4,6) Erik Nordstrom (tenor saxophone) Louis Hjulmand (vibraphone) Jan Johansson (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass, cello) Jorn Elniff (drums -1,2,4/6)
Copenhagen, Denmark, July 5, 1960
1.Montmartre Blues OutDebut (D) DEB 132; Jazzland JLP 64
2.Laverne Walk-
3.Two Little Pearls-
4.Why Not? That's What!-
5.Back In ParadiseDebut (D) DEB 132
6.Montmartre Blues Encore-
* Debut (D) DEB 132   Oscar Pettiford And His Jazz Groups - My Little Cello
* Jazzland JLP 64, JLP 964   Oscar Pettiford - Last Recordings By The Late Great Bassist

Oscar Pettiford And His Jazz Groups

Allan Botschinsky (trumpet -1,2) Erik Nordstrom (tenor saxophone -1,2) Louis Hjulmand (vibraphone -1,2) Jan Johansson (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass, cello) Jorn Elniff (drums -1,2)
Copenhagen, Denmark, July 6, 1960
1.Straight AheadDebut (D) DEB 132
2.My Little CelloDebut (D) DEB 132; Jazzland JLP 64
3.Willow Weep For Me-
* Debut (D) DEB 132   Oscar Pettiford And His Jazz Groups - My Little Cello
* Jazzland JLP 64, JLP 964   Oscar Pettiford - Last Recordings By The Late Great Bassist

Bent Axen Sextet / Bent Axen/Bent Jaedig 6-5-4-3 / The Axen-Jaedig Jazz Groups

Allan Botschinsky (trumpet) Bent Jaedig, Frank Jensen (tenor saxophone) Bent Axen (piano) Erik Molbach (bass) Jorn Elniff (drums)
Copenhagen, Denmark, October 5, 1960
To Iskol' HofDebut (D) DEB 133; SteepleChase (D) SCCD 36003
Things Ain't What They Used To Be-
Let's Keep The Message-
Sivle-
* Debut (D) DEB 133   Bent Axen/Bent Jaedig 6-5-4-3 - Let's Keep The Message
* SteepleChase (D) SCCD 36003   Bent Axen Trio, Quintet And Sextet - Axen

Jazz Quintet '61 / Axen-Jaedig Jazz Group

Allan Botschinsky (trumpet) Bent Jaedig (tenor saxophone) Bent Axen (piano) Erik Molbach (bass) Jorn Elniff (drums)
Copenhagen, Denmark, October 6, 1960
Lady BirdDebut (D) DEB 133; SteepleChase (D) SCCD 36003
ElanskyDebut (D) DEP 54, (D) DEB 133; SteepleChase (D) SCCD 36003
Star Eyes-
Mr. Cushmaker-
* Debut (D) DEB 133   Bent Axen/Bent Jaedig 6-5-4-3 - Let's Keep The Message
* SteepleChase (D) SCCD 36003   Bent Axen Trio, Quintet And Sextet - Axen
* Debut (D) DEP 54   Jazz Quintet '61, Vol. 2

1961

Bent Axen Trio

Bent Axen (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Finn Frederiksen (drums)
Copenhagen, Denmark, January 17, 1961
Jingle BellsSteepleChase (D) SCC 6003
On Green Dolphin StreetDebut (D) DEP 53; SteepleChase (D) SCC 6003
Heart And Soul-
Haig's-
More Peace-
The Man I LoveDebut (D) D 45-2; SteepleChase (D) SCC 6003
Laverne Walk-
* SteepleChase (D) SCC 6003, SCCD 36003   Bent Axen Trio, Quintet And Sextet - Axen
* Debut (D) DEP 53   Bent Axen Trio/Quintet/Sextet
* Debut (D) D 45-2   Bent Axen - The Man I Love / Laverne Walk

Louis Hjulmands Gruppe

Allan Botschinsky (trumpet) Louis Hjulmand (vibraphone) Bent Eriksen (piano) Jorn Birkeholm (bass) Bjarne Rostvold (drums)
Copenhagen, Denmark, February 20, 1961
Surprise PartyDebut (D) DEB 135
Serenade Till Anna-
Blue Bros I-II-III-IV-
Take It From Me-
Four-
Stop-
How High The Moon-
Now See How You Are-
* Debut (D) DEB 135   Hjulmand & Botschinsky Featuring Oscar Pettiford - Blue Bros

Eric Dolphy Quartet

Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute) Bent Axen (piano) Erik Moseholm (bass) Jorn Elniff (drums)
"Berlingske Has", Copenhagen, Denmark, September 6, 1961
Don't Blame MePrestige PR 7350
Don't Blame Me (take 2)Prestige PR 7382; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 414-2
When Lights Are LowPrestige PR 7366
Miss Ann (take 1)Debut (D) unissued
Miss Ann (take 2)-
* Prestige PR 7350; Original Jazz Classics OJC 414, OJCCD 414-2   Eric Dolphy In Europe, Vol. 2
= Prestige P 24070   Eric Dolphy - Status
* Prestige PR 7382; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 673-2   Eric Dolphy - Here And There
= Prestige P 24070   Eric Dolphy - Status
* Prestige PR 7366; Original Jazz Classics OJC 416, OJCCD 416-2   Eric Dolphy In Europe, Vol. 3
= Prestige PR 24027   Eric Dolphy - Copenhagen Concert

Eric Dolphy Quartet

Eric Dolphy (flute) Chuck Israels (bass)
"Studenterforeningen", Copenhagen, Denmark, September 8, 1961
Hi-FlyDebut (D) DEB 136; Prestige PRLP 7304
Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute) Bent Axen (piano) Erik Moseholm (bass) Jorn Elniff (drums)
Glad To Be UnhappyPrestige PRLP 7304
God Bless The ChildDebut (D) DEB 136; Prestige PRLP 7304
Oleo-
The Way You Look TonightDebut (D) DEB 136; Prestige PR 7350
Les (Miss Ann)Prestige PR 7350
Laura-
Woody'n YouPrestige PR 7366
In The Blues (take 1)-
In The Blues (take 2)-
In The Blues (take 3) (I Don't Know Why)Debut (D) DEB 136; Prestige PR 7366
* Debut (D) DEB 136   Eric Dolphy In Europe
* Prestige PRLP 7304; Original Jazz Classics OJC 413, OJCCD 413-2   Eric Dolphy In Europe, Vol. 1
= Prestige PR 24027   Eric Dolphy - Copenhagen Concert
* Prestige PR 7350; Original Jazz Classics OJC 414, OJCCD 414-2   Eric Dolphy In Europe, Vol. 2
= Prestige P 24070   Eric Dolphy - Status
* Prestige PR 7366; Original Jazz Classics OJC 416, OJCCD 416-2   Eric Dolphy In Europe, Vol. 3
= Prestige PR 24027   Eric Dolphy - Copenhagen Concert

1962 (10th anniversary)

Brew Moore Septet

Sahib Shihab (alto saxophone -7,8) Brew Moore (tenor saxophone) Lars Gullin (baritone saxophone, arranger -3,4) Louis Hjulmand (vibraphone -5,6) Bent Axen (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) William Schiopffe (drums)
Copenhagen, Denmark, September 26, 1962
1.Svinget 14Debut (D) DEB 137
2.Ergo (Zonky)-
3.You Stepped Out Of A Dream-
4.Allt Under Himmelens Faste (Everything Under Heaven's Mantle)-
5.Run Away And Play (Rend A Hop)-
6.Laverne Walk-
7.Girls (Piger)-
8.The Monster-
* Debut (D) DEB 137; Fantasy LP 6013, LP 86013   Brew Moore In Europe

Max Roach Quartet

Clifford Jordan (tenor saxophone) Mal Waldron (piano) Eddie Khan (bass) Max Roach (drums)
"The Jazz Workshop", San Francisco, CA, October 27, 1962
Speak, Brother, Speak!Fantasy LP 6007
A Variation-
* Fantasy LP 6007, LP 86007; Original Jazz Classics OJC 646, OJCCD 646-2; America (F) 30 AM 6057   Max Roach - Speak, Brother, Speak!

Cecil Taylor Jazz Unit

Jimmy Lyons (alto saxophone) Cecil Taylor (piano) Sonny Murray (drums)
"Jazzhus Montmartre", Copenhagen, Denmark, November 23, 1962
TranceDebut (D) DEB 138; Freedom (E) FLP 40106
Call-
LenaDebut (D) DEB 138
D Trad, That's What (That's What)Debut (D) DEB 138; Freedom (E) FLP 40106
same session
What's NewDebut (D) DEB 148
Nefertiti, The Beautiful One Has Come (1st variation)-
Lena (2nd variation)-
Nefertiti, The Beautiful One Has Come (2nd variation)-
same session
Call (alt. take) (2nd version)Freedom (J) TKCB-70310; Black Lion (G) BLCD 760220; Freedom (J) TKCB-71261
Untitled SampleFreedom (J) TKCB-70310, (J) TKCB-71261
* Debut (D) DEB 138; Fantasy LP 6014, LP 86014; Fontana (E) SFJL 928; Freedom (J) TKCB-70310, (J) TKCB-71261   Cecil Taylor - Live At The Cafe Montmartre
= Fontana (Du) 688 602 ZL, 888 602 ZY   Cecil Taylor At The Cafe Montmartre
= Black Lion (G) BLCD 760220   Cecil Taylor - Trance
= Arista Freedom AL 1905   Cecil Taylor - Nefertiti, The Beautiful One Has Come
* Freedom (E) FLP 40106   Cecil Taylor - Innovations
* Debut (D) DEB 148; Fontana (Du) 688 609 ZL, 888 609 ZY, (E) SFJL 926   Cecil Taylor Jazz Unit - Nefertiti, The Beautiful One Has Come
= Freedom (E) FLP 40124   Cecil Taylor - What's New
= Arista Freedom AL 1905   Cecil Taylor - Nefertiti, The Beautiful One Has Come
= Freedom (J) TKCB-70310, (J) TKCB-71261   Cecil Taylor - Live At The Cafe Montmartre

1963

Don Byas Quartet

Don Byas (tenor saxophone) Bent Axen (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) William Schiopffe (drums)
"Jazzhus Montmartre", Copenhagen, Denmark, January 13 & 14, 1963
There'll Never Be Another YouDebut (D) DEB 142
Anthropology-
Walkin'-
A Night In Tunisia-
Billie's Bounce-
Don't Blame Me-
* Debut (D) DEB 142; Fontana (Du) 688 605 ZL, 888 605 ZY   Don Byas' 30th Anniversary Album

Albert Ayler Quartet

Niels Brosted (piano -2/5) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass -2/6) Ronnie Gardiner (drums -2/6) Albert Ayler (voice -1, soprano saxophone -2, tenor saxophone -3/6)
Danish National Radio Studios, Copenhagen, Denmark, January 14, 1963
1.Introduction By Albert AylerDebut (D) DEB 140
2.Bye Bye Blackbird-
3.Billie's Bounce-
4.Summertime-
5.On Green Dolphin Street-
6.C.T.-
* Debut (D) DEB 140; Fantasy LP 6016, LP 86016; Fontana (Du) 688 603 ZL, 888 603 ZY, (E) SFJL 927   My Name Is Albert Ayler
= America (F) 30 AM 6100   Albert Ayler - Free Jazz

Pepper Adams Quintet

Thad Jones (trumpet) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Dannie Richmond as Danny Richman (drums)
NYC, September 9, 1963
Fables Of FaubusJazz Workshop WSJS 219
Black Light-
Song With Orange-
Carolyn-
Incarnation-
Strollin' Honies-
* Jazz Workshop WSJS 219   Pepper Adams - Plays The Compositions Of Charlie Mingus

Pepper Adams Octet

Thad Jones (trumpet) Bennie Powell (trombone) Charles McPherson (alto saxophone) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Dannie Richmond as Danny Richman (drums)
NYC, September 12, 1963
Better Git In Your SoulJazz Workshop WSJS 219
Portrait-
Haitian Fight Song-
* Jazz Workshop WSJS 219   Pepper Adams - Plays The Compositions Of Charlie Mingus

Sahib Shihab Sextet

Allan Botschinsky (flugelhorn) Sahib Shihab (alto,baritone saxophone, flute) Ole Molin (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Alex Riel (drums) Bjarne Rostvold (snare drum)
"Jazzhus Montmartre", Copenhagen, Denmark, October 3, 1963
4070 BluesDebut (D) DEB 141
Charade-
Conversations, Part I-
Conversations, Part II-
Conversations, Part III-
* Debut (D) DEB 141   Sahib Shihab - Sahib's Jazz Party
= Polydor (Eu) 623 257   Sahib Shihab - Conversations

1964

Albert Ayler Quintet

Norman Howard (trumpet) Albert Ayler (tenor saxophone) Henry Grimes (bass -1,2,4) Earle Henderson (bass -2,3) Sonny Murray (drums)
Atlantic Studios, NYC, February 24, 1964
1.SpiritsDebut (D) DEB 146
2.Witches And Devils-
3.Holy, Holy-
4.Prophecy (Saints)-
* Debut (D) DEB 146   Albert Ayler - Spirits
= Freedom (E) FLP 40101, FLP 41018; Arista Freedom AL 1018   Albert Ayler - Witches And Devils

Albert Ayler Quartet

Albert Ayler (tenor,soprano saxophone) Call Cobbs (piano) Henry Grimes (bass -2,3,5/10) Sonny Murray (drums -2,3,5/10)
Atlantic Studios, NYC, February 24, 1964
1.Goin' HomeOsmosis (Du) 4001
2.Ol' Man River (take 1)Black Lion (G) BLCD 760197
3.Ol' Man River (take 2)Osmosis (Du) 4001
4.Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen-
5.When The Saints Go Marchin' In-
6.Swing Low, Sweet Chariot (take 1)Black Lion (G) BLCD 760197
7.Swing Low, Sweet Chariot (take 3)Osmosis (Du) 4001
8.Deep River-
9.Down By The Riverside (take 5)Black Lion (G) BLCD 760197
10.Down By The Riverside (take 6)Osmosis (Du) 4001
* Osmosis (Du) 4001   Albert Ayler - Swing Low, Sweet Spiritual
= Black Lion (G) BLCD 760197   Albert Ayler - Goin' Home

Charles Mingus Sextet

Johnny Coles (trumpet -1/3,5) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute -1/3,5) Clifford Jordan (tenor saxophone) Jaki Byard (piano -1/3,5) Charles Mingus (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums -1/3,5)
"Town Hall", NYC, April 4, 1964
1.So Long EricMingus JWS 005
2.Meditations (Praying With Eric, Part 1)-
3.Meditations (Praying With Eric, Part 2)-
4.Sophisticated Ladyunissued
5.Orange Was The Color Of Her Dress, Then Blue Silk-
* Mingus JWS 005; America (F) 30 AM 6140   Charles Mingus - Town Hall Concert 1964, Vol. 1
= Original Jazz Classics OJC 042, OJCCD 042-2   Charles Mingus - Town Hall Concert

Charles Mingus Quintet

John Handy (alto saxophone -1) Clifford Jordan (tenor saxophone) Jane Getz (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums)
"The Jazz Workshop", San Francisco, CA, June 2 & 3, 1964
1.New FablesFantasy LP 6017
2.Meditation (For A Pair Of Wire Cutters)-
* Fantasy LP 6017, LP 86017; Original Jazz Classics OJC 237, OJCCD 237-2   Charles Mingus - Right Now: Live At The Jazz Workshop
= America (F) 30 AM 6063   Charles Mingus - Right Now

Albert Ayler - Don Cherry Quartet

Don Cherry (cornet) Albert Ayler (tenor saxophone) Gary Peacock (bass) Sonny Murray (drums)
Copenhagen, Denmark, September 14, 1964
Ghosts (short version)Debut (D) DEB 144
Children-
Holy Spirit-
Ghosts (long version)-
Vibrations-
Mothers-
* Debut (D) DEB 144; Fontana (E) SFJL 925   Albert Ayler - Ghosts
= Freedom (E) FLP 40117   Albert Ayler And Don Cherry - Vibrations
= Freedom (E) FLP 41000; Arista Freedom AL 1000   Albert Ayler - Vibrations

Charles Mingus Orchestra

Lonnie Hillyer (trumpet) Bobby Bryant, Melvin Moore (trumpet -2) Lou Blackburn (trombone -2) Red Callender (tuba -2) Buddy Collette (flute, piccolo, alto saxophone -2) Jack Nimitz (bass clarinet, baritone saxophone -2) Charles McPherson (alto saxophone) John Handy (tenor saxophone -1) Jaki Byard (piano) Charles Mingus (bass -1, bass, piano -2) Dannie Richmond (drums)
"Monterey Jazz Festival", Monterey, CA, September 20, 1964
1.Duke Ellington Medley: I've Got It Bad / In A Sentimental Mood / All Too Soon / Mood Indigo / Sophisticated Lady / Take The "A" Train / Orange Was The Color Of Her Dress, Then Blue SilkMingus JWS 001/02
2.Meditations On Integration-
* Mingus JWS 001/02; America (F) 30 AM 001-002   Charles Mingus - Mingus At Monterey

The Contemporary Jazz Quartet Featuring Sonny Murray

Hugh Steinmetz (trumpet) Franz Beckerlee (alto saxophone) Steffen Andersen (bass) Sonny Murray (drums)
Copenhagen, Denmark, October 1, 1964
RefractionDebut (D) DEB 143
Action (i)-
Catalysm-
In The Name Of Beauty-
Pre-Determination-
* Debut (D) DEB 143   The Contemporary Jazz Quartet Featuring Sonny Murray - Action
= SteepleChase (D) SCCD 36029/30   The Contemporary Jazz Quartet Featuring Sunny Murray/The Contemporary Jazz Quintet - The Original Debut Recordings 1964 & 1967: Action Action

1965

Charles Mingus Quintet

Lonnie Hillyer (trumpet) Charles McPherson (alto saxophone) Jaki Byard (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums)
"Tyrone Guthrie Theater", Minneapolis, MN, summer 1965
So Long EricMingus JWS 009
Medley: She's Funny That Way / Embraceable You / I Can't Get Started / Ghost Of A Chance / Old Portrait / Cocktails For Two-
* Mingus JWS 009   Charles Mingus - My Favorite Quintet, Vol. 1: Tyrone Guthrie Theater
= America (F) 30 AM 6105   Charles Mingus - Town Hall Concert

Paul Bley Trio

Paul Bley (piano) Kent Carter (bass) Barry Altschul (drums)
Copenhagen, Denmark, November 5, 1965
StartDebut (D) DEB 147
Touching-
Pablo-
Both-
Mazatlan (Mazatalan)-
Cartoon-
CloserArista Freedom AL 1901
* Debut (D) DEB 147; Fontana (Du) 688 608 ZL, 888 608 ZY, (E) SFJL 929   Paul Bley Trio - Touching
= Arista Freedom AL 1901   Paul Bley - Copenhagen And Haarlem

Charles Mingus Octet

Hobart Dotson (trumpet -1/3,5,7/9) Lonnie Hillyer (trumpet -1/3,5/9) Jimmy Owens (trumpet, flugelhorn -1/3,5,7/9) Julius Watkins (French horn -1/3,5,7/9) Howard Johnson (tuba -1/3,5,7/9) Charles McPherson (alto saxophone -1/3,5/9) Charles Mingus (bass, piano, narrator) Dannie Richmond (drums -1/3,5/9)
"Royce Hall", University Of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, December 25, 1965
1.Meditation On Inner Piece, Part 1Mingus JWS 013/014
2.Don't Be Afraid, The Clown's Afraid Too-
3.Don't Let It Happen Here-
4.Meditation On Inner Piece, Part 2-
5.Once Upon A Time, There Was A Holding Corporation Called Old America, Part 1/3-
6.Ode To Bird And Dizzy-
7.They Trespass The Land Of The Sacred Sioux-
8.The Arts Of Tatum And Freddie Webster-
9.Muskrat Ramble-
* Mingus JWS 013/014   Charles Mingus - Music Written For Monterey 1965. Not Heard... Played In Its Entirety At UCLA, Vol. 1&2

1966

Hugh Steinmetz Sextet

Hugh Steinmetz (trumpet) Karsten Vogel (alto saxophone) Niels Harrit (tenor saxophone, flute) Per Aage Brandt (piano) Steffen Andersen (bass) Bo Thrige Andersen (drums)
Copenhagen, Denmark, March, 1966
NisshimboSteepleChase (D) SCCD 36027
Stress-It-
Ngo-
One For Carl-
Pigen Prosa-
Skaev Dans Pa Harde Ringe-
* SteepleChase (D) SCCD 36027   Hugh Steinmetz - Nu!

Hugh Steinmetz Sextet

Hugh Steinmetz (trumpet) Karsten Vogel (alto saxophone) Niels Harrit (tenor saxophone, flute) Per Aage Brandt (piano) Steffen Andersen (bass) Bo Thrige Andersen (drums): same personnel
Copenhagen, Denmark, April 19 & 20, 1966
NisshimboDebut (D) DEB 1148
Peter's Fodselsdag-
Stress-It-
Ngo-
One For Carl-
Pigen Prosa-
Skaev Dans Pa Harde Ringe-
* Debut (D) DEB 1148; SteepleChase (D) SCCD 36027   Hugh Steinmetz - Nu!

1968 (16th anniversary)

The Contemporary Jazz Quintet

Hugh Steinmetz (trumpet) Franz Beckerlee (electric alto saxophone) Niels Harrit (electric tenor saxophone, organ) Steffen Andersen (amplified bass) Bo Thrige Andersen (drums)
Copenhagen, Denmark, December 28, 1968
Action (vii)Debut (D) DEB 151
Action (viii)-
Action (ix)-
Action (x)-
* Debut (D) DEB 151, (D) SDEB 151   The Contemporary Jazz Quintet - T.C.J.Q.
= SteepleChase (D) SCCD 36029/30   The Contemporary Jazz Quartet Featuring Sunny Murray/The Contemporary Jazz Quintet - The Original Debut Recordings 1964 & 1967: Action Action

Others

The Jones Boys

Thad Jones, Jimmy Jones, Eddie Jones, Jo Jones, Reunald Jones, Quincy Jones
1957
The Jones BashPeriod SPL 1210
No Other Love-
You Leave Me Breathless-
Blues For The Joneses-
You've Changed-
Jones Beach-
Salute To The Blue Bird-
Have You Met Miss Jones-
Montego Bay-
* Period SPL 1210; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1918-2   Various Artists - The Jones Boys