Elvin Jones Discography

1948 (age 21)

Billy Mitchell Quintet

Thad Jones (trumpet) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Terry Pollard (piano, vibes) Jimmy Richardson (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Detroit, MI, 1948
CompulsoryDee Gee XP 4009; Savoy MG 12062
Blue Room-
The Zec-
Alone Together-
* Savoy MG 12062   Various Artists - Swing Not Spring
* Dee Gee XP 4009   Billy Mitchell Quintet

1950

Kenny Burrell And The Four Sharps

Yusef Lateef (tenor sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano, vibes) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Billy Burrell or Al Jackson (bass) Elvin Jones or Hindel Butts (drums)
Detroit, MI, circa 1950
Kenny's SoundJ-V-B 58
My Funny Valentine-
* J-V-B 58   Kenny Burrell - Kenny's Sound / My Funny Valentine

1955

Miles Davis Quintet

Miles Davis (trumpet) Britt Woodman (trombone) Teddy Charles (vibes) 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
= 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

1956

Sahib Shihab's Sextet

Eddie Bert (trombone) Sahib Shihab (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Carl Pruitt (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, May 17, 1956
CO55945Hum-BugEpic LN 3339
CO55946Southern Exposure-
* Epic LN 3339; Fontana (E) TFL 5008   Hank Jones, Conte Candoli, Milt Hinton, Sahib Shihab, Ronnie Bright, Barry Galbraith, Jimmy Cleveland, Gene Quill, Ray Bryant, Osie Johnson - After Hours Jazz

Thad Jones Sextet

Thad Jones (trumpet) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 9, 1956
Billie-DooBlue Note rejected
Let's-
In A Mellow Tone-
Thedia-

J.J. Johnson Quintet

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute) Hank Jones (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, July 24, 1956
CO56830I Should CareMosaic MQ11-169
CO56831OverdriveColumbia CL 935; Mosaic MQ11-169
CO56832Undecided-
CO56833Joey, Joey, JoeyMosaic MQ11-169
CO56834Angel EyesColumbia CL 935; Mosaic MQ11-169
* Mosaic MQ11-169, MD7-169   The Complete Columbia J.J. Johnson Small Group Sessions
* Columbia CL 935   J.J. Johnson - J Is For Jazz

J.J. Johnson Quintet

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute) Hank Jones (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, July 25, 1956
CO56835Tumbling TumbleweedsColumbia CL 935; Mosaic MQ11-169
CO56836Cube Steak-
CO56837Never Let Me Go-
CO56838Solar-
* Columbia CL 935   J.J. Johnson - J Is For Jazz
* Mosaic MQ11-169, MD7-169   The Complete Columbia J.J. Johnson Small Group Sessions

J.J. Johnson Quintet

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, July 27, 1956
CO56315Chasin' The BirdColumbia CL 935; Mosaic MQ11-169
CO56316Naptown U.S.A.-
CO56317It Might As Well Be Spring-
* Columbia CL 935   J.J. Johnson - J Is For Jazz
* Mosaic MQ11-169, MD7-169   The Complete Columbia J.J. Johnson Small Group Sessions

Bobby Jaspar Quartet

Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute, clarinet, alto flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Nobil Totah (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Paris, France, November 12, 1956
How Deep Is The OceanColumbia (F) FPX 123
Clarinescapade-
Tutti Frutti-
What's New-
Spring Is Here-
* Columbia (F) FPX 123   Bobby Jaspar - Clarinescapade

Bobby Jaspar Quartet

Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute, clarinet, alto flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Nobil Totah (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
Paris, France, November 14, 1956
I Remember YouColumbia (F) FPX 123
Wee Dot-
I Won't Dance-
* Columbia (F) FPX 123   Bobby Jaspar - Clarinescapade

Art Farmer Quintet

Art Farmer (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Kenny Drew (piano) Addison Farmer (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 23, 1956
1019ReminiscingNew Jazz NJLP 8203
1020By Myself-
1021Wailin' With Hank-
1022Ad-Dis-Un-
1023Farmer's MarketNew Jazz NJLP 8203; Prestige PR 24032
1024With Prestige-
* New Jazz NJLP 8203; Original Jazz Classics OJC-398, OJCCD-398-2   Art Farmer - Farmer's Market
* Prestige PR 24032   Art Farmer - Farmer's Market

1957 (age 30)

Thad Jones Sextet

Thad Jones (trumpet) Henry Coker (trombone -2/4) Frank Wess (tenor sax, 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 Plays

J.J. Johnson Quintet

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Red Hill Inn", NJ, January 26, 1957
Jay's OriginalQueen-disc (It) Q-046
It's All Right With Me-
Undecided-
* Queen-disc (It) Q-046   Mr. Jay Jay Johnson - Live!

J.J. Johnson Quintet

J.J. Johnson (trombone -1,3/5) Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute -1,2,4,5) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, January 29, 1957
1. CO57273Bird SongColumbia CL 1084; Mosaic MQ11-169
2. CO57274It Could Happen To You-
3. CO57275Our Love Is Here To Stay-
4. CO57276Blue Haze-
5. CO56830I Should Care (remake)Columbia CL 973; Mosaic MQ11-169
* Columbia CL 1084   J.J. Johnson - Dial J.J. Five
* Mosaic MQ11-169, MD7-169   The Complete Columbia J.J. Johnson Small Group Sessions
* Columbia CL 973   J.J. Johnson And Kai Winding - Jay And Kai

J.J. Johnson Quintet

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, January 31, 1957
CO57277BarbadosColumbia CL 1084; Mosaic MQ11-169
CO57278In A Little Provincial Town-
CO57279Cette Chose-
CO56833Joey, Joey, Joey (remake)Playboy PB 1529/30; Mosaic MQ11-169
* Columbia CL 1084   J.J. Johnson - Dial J.J. Five
* Mosaic MQ11-169, MD7-169   The Complete Columbia J.J. Johnson Small Group Sessions
* Playboy PB 1529/30   The Playboy Jazz All Stars

Kenny Burrell Quintet

Cecil Payne (baritone sax -1,3,4,6,7) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Doug Watkins (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 1, 1957
1. 1071PerceptionsPrestige PRLP 7088
2. 1072Carolunissued
3. 1073Drum BoogiePrestige 45-308, PRLP 7088
4. 1074Kenny's Soundunissued
5. 1075All Of YouPrestige PRLP 7088
6. 1076Strictly Confidential-
7. 1077Don't Cry BabyPrestige 45-110, 45-308, PRLP 7088
* Prestige PRLP 7088; Original Jazz Classics OJC-019, OJCCD-019-2   Kenny Burrell
= Prestige PR 7308   Kenny Burrell - Blue Moods
* Prestige 45-308   Kenny Burrell - Don't Cry Baby / Drum Boogie
* Prestige 45-110   Kenny Burrell - Don't Cry Baby, Part 1 & 2

J.J. Johnson Quintet

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Cafe Bohemia", NYC, February 2, 1957
OverdriveQueen-disc (It) Q-046
Angel Eyes-
Bags' Groove-
* Queen-disc (It) Q-046   Mr. Jay Jay Johnson - Live!

Thad Jones Sextet

Thad Jones (trumpet) Benny Powell (trombone) Gigi Gryce (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 2, 1957
tk.5Slipped AgainBlue Note BLP 1546
tk.6Going Off StageMosaic MQ5-172
tk.9Let'sBlue Note BLP 1546
tk.10Ill Wind-
tk.14Thadrack-
* Blue Note BLP 1546   The Magnificent Thad Jones, Vol. 3
= Mosaic MQ5-172, MD3-172   The Complete Blue Note/UA/Roulette Recordings Of Thad Jones

The Prestige All Stars

Thad Jones (trumpet) Frank Wess (tenor sax, flute) Teddy Charles (vibes) Mal Waldron (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 16, 1957
1100TouchePrestige PRLP 7084
1101Potpourri-
1102Blues Without Woe-
1103Hello Frisco-
1104Dakar-
1105Embraceable You-
* Prestige PRLP 7084; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1004-2   The Prestige All Stars - Olio
= Status ST 8310   Frank Wess, Thad Jones - Touche

J.J. Johnson Quintet

J.J. Johnson (trombone -1,2,4) Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute -1,2,4) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, May 14, 1957
1. CO57944-1Come Rain Or Come ShineMosaic MQ11-169
2. CO57945-6Tea PotColumbia CL 1084; Mosaic MQ11-169
3. CO57946-2So Sorry Please-
4. CO57947-3Old Devil Moon-
* Mosaic MQ11-169, MD7-169   The Complete Columbia J.J. Johnson Small Group Sessions
* Columbia CL 1084   J.J. Johnson - Dial J.J. Five

Paul Chambers Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet -1/6) Clifford Jordan (tenor sax -1/6) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 19, 1957
1. tk.3Four StringsBlue Note BLP 1564
2. tk.4Four Strings (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 8 52441 2
3. tk.8Minor Run-DownBlue Note BLP 1564
4. tk.9Beauteous-
5. tk.12What's New-
6. tk.15The Hand Of Love-
7. tk.16Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise-
* Blue Note BLP 1564, 7243 8 52441 2   Paul Chambers Quintet

Bobby Jaspar Quintet

Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute) George Wallington (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, May 23, 1957
Seven UpRiverside RLP 12-240
Doublemint-
Before Dawn-
* Riverside RLP 12-240; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1788-2   Bobby Jaspar With George Wallington, Idrees Sulieman

Bobby Jaspar Quartet

Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute) George Wallington (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, May 28, 1957
Sweet BlancheRiverside RLP 12-240
My Old Flame-
All Of YouRiverside RLP 12-240, RLP 12-272
The FuzzRiverside RLP 12-243
* Riverside RLP 12-240; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1788-2   Bobby Jaspar With George Wallington, Idrees Sulieman
* Riverside RLP 12-272   Various Artists - 8 Ways To Jazz - Cole Porter Compositions
* Riverside RLP 12-243; Original Jazz Classics OJC-030, OJCCD-030-2   Various Artists - Blues For Tomorrow

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, August 15, 1957
mr1394Relaxin' At CamarilloMetronome (Swd) MEP 312; Prestige PRLP 7134
mr1393Chelsea Bridge-
mr1399Eclypso-
mr1396Beat's UpMetronome (Swd) MEP 313; Prestige PRLP 7134
mr1398Skal Brothers-
mr1400Little Rock-
mr1392 tk.1VerdandiMetronome (Swd) MEP 311; Prestige PRLP 7134
mr1395 tk.3Dalarna (as Delarna)-
mr1397 tk.2Willow Weep For Me-
tk.2Dalarna (alternate take)Dragon (Swd) DRLP 87; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1033-2
-Verdandi (alternate take)-
tk.1Willow Weep For Me (alternate take)-
* Prestige PRLP 7134, PR 7632; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1033-2   Tommy Flanagan - Overseas
= Dragon (Swd) DRLP 87   Tommy Flanagan Trio In Stockholm 1957
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 312   Tommy Flanagan Trio
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 313   Tommy Flanagan Trio
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 311   Tommy Flanagan Trio

The Prestige All Stars

Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Alonzo Levister (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 25, 1957
1374Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless ChildNew Jazz NJLP 8202
1375Down By The Riverside-
* New Jazz NJLP 8202; Original Jazz Classics OJC-062, OJCCD-062-2   The Prestige All Stars - Roots

Sonny Rollins Trio

Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) Wilbur Ware (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, evening set, November 3, 1957
tk.6A Night In Tunisia (evening)Blue Note BN-LA475-H2, (J) K18P-9277
tk.7Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise (alternate take)-
tk.8FourBlue Note BN-LA475-H2, (J) K18P-9278
tk.9Woody'n You-
tk.10That Ol' Devil MoonBlue Note BLP 1581
tk.11What Is This Thing Called LoveBlue Note BN-LA475-H2, (J) K18P-9277
tk.12Softly, As In A Morning SunriseBlue Note BLP 1581
tk.13Sonnymoon For TwoBlue Note 45-1698, BLP 1581
tk.14I Can't Get StartedBlue Note BLP 1581
tk.15I'll Remember AprilBlue Note BN-LA475-H2, (J) K18P-9278
tk.16Get Happy (long version)-
tk.17Striver's RowBlue Note BLP 1581, BN-LA401-H2
tk.18All The Things You AreBlue Note BN-LA475-H2, (J) K18P-9278
tk.19Get Happy (short version)-
tk.20Striver's Rowrejected
* Blue Note BN-LA475-H2   Sonny Rollins - More From The Vanguard
* Blue Note (J) K18P-9277, (J) BNJ-61014   Sonny Rollins - A Night At The Village Vanguard, Vol. 2
* Blue Note (J) K18P-9278, (J) BNJ-61015   Sonny Rollins - A Night At The Village Vanguard, Vol. 3
* Blue Note BLP 1581, BST 81581 (pseudo stereo)   Sonny Rollins - A Night At The Village Vanguard
* Blue Note BN-LA401-H2   Sonny Rollins
* Blue Note 45-1698   Sonny Rollins - Sonnymoon For Two, Part 1 & 2

Sonny Redd Quartet

Sonny Redd (alto sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Chicago, IL, November 12, 1957
StopSavoy MG 12123
Watkins ProductionRegent MG 6069
Redd's Head-
* Savoy MG 12123   Various Artists - Jazz Is Busting Out All Over!
* Regent MG 6069; Savoy MG 12215   Art Pepper, Sonny Redd - Two Altos

Pepper Adams Quintet

Bernard McKinney (euphonium) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Hank Jones (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, November 19, 1957
Bloos, Blooze, BluesRegent MG 6066
Seein' Red (alternate take)Savoy SJL 1142
Like... What Is ThisRegent MG 6066
Skippy-
Seein' Red-
* Regent MG 6066; Savoy MG 12211   The Cool Sound Of Pepper Adams
= Savoy SJL 1142   Pepper Adams - Pure Pepper

Red Rodney Quintet

Red Rodney (trumpet) Ira Sullivan (trumpet, tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, November 24, 1957
UbasSignal S 1206
Red Arrow-
Box 2000-
* Signal S 1206   Red Rodney 1957
= Savoy MG 12148   Red Rodney - Fiery
= Onyx ORI 204   Red Rodney - The Red Arrow

1958

Mal Waldron Sextet

Art Farmer (trumpet) Eric Dixon (flute) Calo Scott (cello) Mal Waldron (piano) Julian Euell (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Elaine Waldron (vocals -4,5)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 31, 1958
1. 1449TensionsNew Jazz NJLP 8201
2. 1450Ollie's Caravan-
3. 1451The Cattin' Toddler-
4. 1452Portrait Of A Young Mother-
5. 1453For Every Man There's A Woman-
* New Jazz NJLP 8201; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1814-2   Mal Waldron - Mal/3 - Sounds

The Jones Brothers

Thad Jones (trumpet, flugelhorn) Hank Jones (piano, organ) Eddie Jones (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, March 24, 1958
Nice And NastyMetrojazz E 1003
Keepin' Up With The Joneses-
Three And One-
Sput 'N' Jeff-
It Had To Be You-
On The Alamo-
There Is No Greater Love-
* Metrojazz E 1003   The Jones Brothers - Keeping Up With The Joneses

Pepper Adams - Jimmy Knepper Quintet

Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, March 25, 1958
58-XY-413STMinor CatastropheMetrojazz E 1004
58-XY-414STAll Too Soon-
58-XY-415STPrimrose Path-
58-XY-416STBeau Bien-
58-XY-417STAdams In The Apple-
58-XY-418STI Didn't Know About You-
58-XY-419STRiverside Drive-
* Metrojazz E 1004   Pepper Adams, Jimmy Knepper - The Pepper - Knepper Quintet

Pepper Adams Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet -1,3/5) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Five Spot Cafe", NYC, April 15, 1958
1.'Tis (theme)Riverside RLP 12-265
2.You're My Thrill-
3.The Long Two/Four-
4.Hastings Street Bounce-
5.Yourna-
* Riverside RLP 12-265, RLP 1104; Original Jazz Classics OJC-031, OJCCD-031-2   Pepper Adams Quintet - 10 To 4 At The 5 Spot
= Milestone M-47044   Donald Byrd - Young Byrd

Bennie Green Sextet

Bennie Green (trombone, vocals) Gene Ammons, Billy Root (tenor sax) Sonny Clark (piano) Ike Isaacs (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Babs Gonzales (vocals -2,4,5)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 28, 1958
1. tk.2Lullaby Of The DoomedBlue Note 45-1709, BLP 1599, BST 81599
2. tk.5We Wanna Cook-
3. tk.9That's AllBlue Note 45-1708, BLP 1599, BST 81599
4. tk.12Soul Strrin' (stereo take)Blue Note BST 81599, 7243 8 59381 2
5. tk.12/13Soul Strrin' (mono take)Blue Note 45-1708, BLP 1599, (J) BNJ-61008/10
6. tk.15B.G. MamboBlue Note BLP 1599, BST 81599
7. tk.19Black Pearl-
* Blue Note BLP 1599, 7243 8 59381 2   Bennie Green - Soul Stirrin'
* Blue Note BST 81599   Bennie Green - Soul Stirrin'
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series
* Blue Note 45-1709   Bennie Green - We Wanna Cook / Lullaby Of The Doomed
* Blue Note 45-1708   Bennie Green - Soul Strrin' / That's All

The Mitchell-Ruff Duo Plus Strings And Brass

Willie Ruff (French horn, bass) Julius Baker (oboe) Dwike Mitchell (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) unidentified woodwinds and strings
NYC, May 13, 1958
Ol' Man RiverRoulette R-52013
I Got Rhythm-
Fascinating Rhythm-
Bess, You Is My Woman Now-
It Ain't Necessarily So-
Miss Otis Regrets-
Old Devil Moon-
When I Fall In Love-
The Thrill Is Gone-
My Ship-
Black Is The Color-
* Roulette R-52013, SR-52013   The Mitchell-Ruff Duo - Plus Strings And Brass

Aaron Bell Quartet

Tyree Glenn (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Aaron Bell (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, July 2, 1958
J2PB5093KumquatRCA Victor LPM-1876
J2PB5094Satin Doll-
J2PB5095Just Squeeze Meunissued
J2PB5096Where Or When-
* RCA Victor LPM-1876   Aaron Bell - After The Party's Over

Steve Lacy Quartet

Steve Lacy (soprano sax) Mal Waldron (piano) Buell Neidlinger (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 17, 1958
1618Hornin' InNew Jazz NJLP 8206
1619Skippy-
1620Reflections-
1621Four In One-
1622Bye-Ya-
1623Ask Me Now-
1624Let's Call This-
* New Jazz NJLP 8206; Original Jazz Classics OJC-063, OJCCD-063-2   Steve Lacy - Reflections

Hank Jones Quartet

Hank Jones (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Elvin Jones (drums, percussion)
NYC, late 1958
SummertimeCapitol T-1175
There's A Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon For New York-
My Man's Gone Now-
A Woman Is A Sometime Thing-
Bess, You Is My Woman Now-
It Ain't Necessarily So-
I Got Plenty O' Nuttin'-
I Can't Sit Down-
Oh Bess, Oh Where's My Bess-
I Ain't Got No Shame-
* Capitol T-1175, ST-1175   Swingin' Impressions By Hank Jones - Porgy And Bess

Aaron Bell Sextet

Seldon Powell (tenor sax, flute) Eddie Costa (vibes) Ray Bryant (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Aaron Bell (bass) Osie Johnson or Elvin Jones (drums)
probably NYC, 1958
Peter GunnLion L 70112
The Floater-
Brief And Breezy-
Brothers Go To Mothers-
Fallout-
Sorta Blue-
Dreamsville-
A Profound Gass-
Soft Sounds-
Session At Pete's Pad-
* Lion L 70112, SL 70112   Aaron Bell - Music From "Peter Gunn"

1959

Harry Lookofsky Quintet

Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Harry Lookofsky (violin) Hank Jones (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, January 20, 1959
3310Moose The MoocheAtlantic 5004, LP 1319
3311Dancing On The GraveAtlantic LP 1319
3312Champagne Blues-
3313Little Willie Leaps-
3314Give Me A Simple Life-
* Atlantic LP 1319, SD 1319   Harry Lookofsky - Stringsville
* Atlantic 5004   Harry Lookofsky - Moose The Mooche / Move

Gil Evans And His Orchestra

Johnny Coles, Louis Mucci, Danny Stiles (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Curtis Fuller, Rod Levitt (trombone) Earl Chapin (French horn) Bill Barber (tuba) Steve Lacy (soprano sax) Budd Johnson (tenor sax, clarinet) Ed Caine (woodwinds) Gil Evans (piano, arranger, conductor) Ray Crawford (guitar) Tommy Potter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, February 5, 1959
Ballad Of The Sad Young MenWorld Pacific WP-1270
Joy SpringWorld Pacific STEREO-116, WP-1270
Chant Of The WeedWorld Pacific WP-1270
La Nevada (theme)-
La Nevada (theme) (short version)World Pacific S-208, WP-1289
* World Pacific WP-1270, ST-1270, ST-1027   Gil Evans Orchestra - Great Jazz Standards
= Pacific Jazz PJ-28, ST-28   Gil Evans And His Orchestra - America's #1 Arranger
= Blue Note BN-LA461-H2   Gil Evans - Pacific Standard Time
* World Pacific WP-1289   Various Artists - Swingin' Like Sixty, Vol. 1 - The Singers/The Swingers
* World Pacific S-208   Gil Evans - Theme / Teddy Edwards - Symphony Sid
* World Pacific STEREO-116   Gil Evans - Davenport Blues / Joy Spring

Clarence "Big" Miller

Pat Brooks (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Phil Woods (alto sax) Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Al Cohn (baritone sax) Jimmy Jones (piano) Turk Van Lake, Chuck Wayne (guitar) Chet Amsterdam (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Big Miller (vocals)
NYC, February, 1959
Five O'Clock BluesUnited Artists UAL 3047
Good Old Guy-
Red Sun Blues-
Cool Saturday Night-
* United Artists UAL 3047, UAS 6047   Big Miller - Did You Ever Hear The Blues

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Joe Benjamin (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, March 10, 1959
AmericaBlue Note (J) GP-3186
Lonely Town-
Tonight-
It's Love-
Lucky To Be Me-
Glitter And Be Gay-
Make Our Garden Grow-
* Blue Note (J) GP-3186   Tommy Flanagan - Lonely Town

Curtis Fuller Sextet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, March 12, 1959
Bit Of HeavenUnited Artists UAL 4041
Down Home-
I Wonder Where Our Love Has Gone-
Bongo Bop-
When Lights Are Low-
C.T.A.-
Down Home (alternate take)Mosaic MR5-166
* United Artists UAL 4041, UAS 5041   The Curtis Fuller Sextet - Sliding Easy
* Mosaic MR5-166, MD3-166   The Complete Blue Note/United Artists Curtis Fuller Sessions

Kenny Burrell Quartet

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 12, 1959
tk.3Sugar HillBlue Note rejected
tk.11Squeeze Me-
tk.17Soft Winds-

Art Farmer Tentet

Art Farmer, Lee Morgan, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Wayne Andre, Jimmy Cleveland, Curtis Fuller (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Don Butterfield (tuba) Percy Heath (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Benny Golson (arranger)
Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, May 14, 1959
Nica's DreamUnited Artists UAL 4047
Autumn Leaves-
Stella By Starlight-
* United Artists UAL 4047, UAS 5047   Art Farmer - Brass Shout

Randy Weston Trio Plus Four Trombones

Bennie Green, Slide Hampton, Melba Liston, Frank Rehak (trombone) Randy Weston (piano) Peck Morrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Willie Rodriguez (congas)
NYC, May, 1959
We're LadiesUnited Artists UAL 4045
I Know Your KindUnited Artists UAL 4045; Blue Note BN-LA598-H2
Rose Lovejoy Of Paradise AlleyUnited Artists UAL 4045
Anyone Would Love You-
Once Knew A FellaUnited Artists UAL 4045; Blue Note BN-LA598-H2
Every Once In A While-
Fair WarningUnited Artists UAL 4045
Are You Ready Gyp Watson-
That Ring On The Finger-
Once Knew A Fella (repeat track)-
I Say HelloUnited Artists UAL 4045; Blue Note BN-LA598-H2
* United Artists UAL 4045, UAS 5045   The Randy Weston Trio Plus Four Trombones - Destry Rides Again
* Blue Note BN-LA598-H2   Randy Weston - Little Niles

Herb Geller Quintet With Barbara Long

Thad Jones (trumpet) Herb Geller (alto sax) Hank Jones (piano) Scott LaFaro (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Barbara Long (vocals -1,2)
NYC, June 9, 1959
1. 3542Mama's Talkin' SoftAtco LP 33-109
2. 3543Everything's Coming Up Roses-
3. 3544Together Wherever We Go-
* Atco LP 33-109, SD 33-109   Herb Geller And His All Stars Play Selections From Jule Styne And Stephen Sondheim's Music For "Gypsy"

Herb Geller Quintet With Barbara Long

Thad Jones (trumpet) Herb Geller (alto sax) Billy Taylor (piano) Scott LaFaro (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Barbara Long (vocals -1)
NYC, June 10, 1959
1. 3545Small WorldAtco LP 33-109
2. 3546Some People-
3. 3547You'll Never Get Away From Me-
4. 3548Little Lamb-
5. 3549Cow Song-
* Atco LP 33-109, SD 33-109   Herb Geller And His All Stars Play Selections From Jule Styne And Stephen Sondheim's Music For "Gypsy"

Harry Lookofsky Quintet

Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Harry Lookofsky (violin, viola, tenor violin) Hank Jones (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, June 22, 1959
3568MoveAtlantic 5004, LP 1319
3569I Let A Song Go Out Of My HeartAtlantic LP 1319
3570'Round Midnight-
* Atlantic LP 1319, SD 1319   Harry Lookofsky - Stringsville
* Atlantic 5004   Harry Lookofsky - Moose The Mooche / Move

John Coltrane Band

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) John Coltrane, Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan, Cedar Walton (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik, George Tucker (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, September, 1959
Moment's Noticerejected
Giant Steps-
Naima-
unknown title-

Thad Jones Sextet

Thad Jones (flugelhorn, cornet) Al Grey (trombone) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, October 24 & 31, 1959
Let's Play OneUnited Artists UAL 4025
Minor On Top-
Like Old Times-
No Refill-
* United Artists UAL 4025, UAS 5025   Thad Jones - Motor City Scene
= Mosaic MQ5-172, MD3-172   The Complete Blue Note/UA/Roulette Recordings Of Thad Jones

Miles Davis With Gil Evans Orchestra

Bernie Glow, Taft Jordan, Louis Mucci, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Miles Davis (flugelhorn, trumpet) Dick Hixson, Frank Rehak (trombone) John Barrows, Jim Buffington, Earl Chapin (French horn) Jimmy McAllister (tuba) Albert Block, Eddie Caine (flute) Harold Feldman (oboe, clarinet) Danny Bank (bass clarinet) Janet Putman (harp) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Elvin Jones (percussion) Gil Evans (arranger, conductor)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, November 15, 1959
CO63971Concierto De Aranjuez (alternate take)Columbia/Legacy CXK 67397
* Columbia/Legacy CXK 67397   The Complete Miles Davis-Gil Evans Studio Recordings

Miles Davis With Gil Evans Orchestra

Bernie Glow, Taft Jordan, Louis Mucci, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Miles Davis (flugelhorn, trumpet) Dick Hixson, Frank Rehak (trombone) John Barrows, Jim Buffington, Earl Chapin (French horn) Jimmy McAllister (tuba) Albert Block, Eddie Caine (flute) Harold Feldman (oboe, clarinet) Danny Bank (bass clarinet) Janet Putman (harp) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Elvin Jones (percussion) Gil Evans (arranger, conductor): same personnel
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, November 20, 1959
CO63971Concierto De AranjuezColumbia CL 1480
* Columbia CL 1480, CS 8271, PC 8271; Columbia/Legacy CJ 40578, CK 40578   Miles Davis - Sketches Of Spain

Jimmy Forrest Quintet

Jimmy Forrest (tenor sax -1/8,10/12) Harold Mabern (piano) Grant Green (guitar) Gene Ramey (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Chicago, IL, December 10, 1959
1.All The Gin Is GoneDelmark DL-404
2. 59505Laura-
3. 59503Myra-
4.Caravan-
5.Sunkenfoal-
6. 59504Dog ItDelmark DL-427
7. 59502These Foolish Things-
8.Sunkenfoal (alternate take)-
9. 59501But Beautiful-
10.All The Gin Is Gone (alternate take)-
11.These Foolish Things (alternate take)Delmark DD-427
12.Jungle Bungleunissued
* Delmark DL-404, DD-404   Jimmy Forrest - All The Gin Is Gone
* Delmark DL-427, DD-427   Jimmy Forrest - Black Forrest

Jimmy Forrest Quartet

Jimmy Forrest (tenor sax) Harold Mabern (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Chicago, IL, December 12, 1959
You Go To My Head (alternate take)Delmark DD-404
59508What's NewDelmark DL-404
Black ForrestDelmark DL-427
59506You Go To My Head-
Black Forrest (alternate take)-
What's New (alternate take)-
59507Bluzinbeeunissued
* Delmark DL-404, DD-404   Jimmy Forrest - All The Gin Is Gone
* Delmark DL-427, DD-427   Jimmy Forrest - Black Forrest

Bob Wilber's Music Minus One

Irving "Marky" Markowitz (trumpet) Lou McGarity (trombone) Bob Wilber (tenor sax, clarinet) Hank Jones (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, 1959
WitchcraftMusic Minus One MMO 1004
One For My Baby-
The Christmas Song-
After You've Gone-
Tenderly-
Why Don't You Do Right-
Manhattan-
I'm Glad There Is You-
What A Difference A Day Makes-
Sentimental Journey-
same session
You Make Me Feel So YoungMusic Minus One MMO 1013
Ain't Misbehavin'-
Fools Rush In-
Makin' Whoopee-
When The Sun Comes Out-
Love Me Or Leave Me-
You're Driving Me Crazy-
Day In, Day Out-
Our Waltz-
Little White Lies-
* Music Minus One MMO 1004   Bob Wilber All Star Band - Sing Or Play With A Band
* Music Minus One MMO 1013   Bob Wilber All Star Band - Sing With A Band

Debby Moore

Harry Edison (trumpet) Jimmy Jones (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Debby Moore (vocals)
NYC, 1959
No Lovin' No Nothin'Top Rank LP 12-301
I Love Him So-
Hallelujah-
How Come You Do Me Like You Do-
Why Don't You Do Right-
My Baby Loves Me True-
I'm Travelin' Light-
Baby, Won't You Please Come Home-
Sent For You Yesterday-
Nothing But Trouble On My Mind-
See See Rider-
Come On Home To Me-
Five Months, Two Weeks, Two Days-
* Top Rank LP 12-301, ST 12-301   Debby Moore - My Kind Of Blues

1960

Julian Priester Quintet

Julian Priester (trombone) Jimmy Heath (tenor sax -1,2,4,6,7) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, January 11, 1960
1.24-Hour LeaveRiverside RLP 12-316
2.The End-
3.1239-A-
4.Just Friends-
5.Bob T's Blues-
6.Under The Surface-
7.Once In A While-
8.Julian's Tune-
* Riverside RLP 12-316, RLP 1163; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1863-2   Julian Priester - Keep Swingin'

Harry "Sweets" Edison Quintet

Harry Edison (trumpet) Jimmy Forrest (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, February 12, 1960
WitchcraftRoulette R-52041
Blue Skies-
I'm Confessin' That I Love You-
Ain't Misbehavin'-
Candied Sweets-
They Can't Take That Away From Me-
Tea For Two-
There Is No Greater Love-
Twenty-Forty-
It's Easy To Remember-
Sweetcakes-
Angel Eyes-
* Roulette R-52041, SR-52041   Harry "Sweets" Edison - Patented By Edison

Miles Davis With Gil Evans Orchestra

Johnny Coles, Bernie Glow, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Miles Davis (flugelhorn, trumpet) Dick Hixson, Frank Rehak (trombone) Jim Buffington, Tony Miranda, Joe Singer (French horn) Bill Barber (tuba) Albert Block, Harold Feldman (flute) Romeo Penque (oboe) Jack Knitzer (bassoon) Danny Bank (bass clarinet) Janet Putman (harp) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Elvin Jones (percussion) Gil Evans (arranger, conductor)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, March 10, 1960
CO64558-2The Pan PiperColumbia CL 1480
* Columbia CL 1480, CS 8271, PC 8271; Columbia/Legacy CJ 40578, CK 40578   Miles Davis - Sketches Of Spain

Miles Davis With Gil Evans Orchestra

Johnny Coles, Bernie Glow, Louis Mucci, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Miles Davis (flugelhorn, trumpet) Dick Hixson, Frank Rehak (trombone) Jim Buffington, Tony Miranda, Joe Singer (French horn) Bill Barber (tuba) Albert Block, Harold Feldman (flute) Romeo Penque (oboe) Jack Knitzer (bassoon) Danny Bank (bass clarinet) Janet Putman (harp) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Elvin Jones (percussion) Gil Evans (arranger, conductor): add Louis Mucci (trumpet)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, March 11, 1960
CO64559-5Song Of Our CountryColumbia KC2 36472
CO64560SoleaColumbia CL 1480
CO64561Will O' The Wisp-
CO64562-2Saeta-
* Columbia KC2 36472   Miles Davis - Directions
* Columbia CL 1480, CS 8271, PC 8271; Columbia/Legacy CJ 40578, CK 40578   Miles Davis - Sketches Of Spain

Lionel Hampton Quintet

Lionel Hampton (vibes, xylophone, celeste) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Billy Mackel (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, March 23, 1960
CO64290Blue MoonColumbia CL 1486
CO64291?I Can't Get StartedColumbia CL 1765
* Columbia CL 1486, CS 8277   Lionel Hampton - Silver Vibes
* Columbia CL 1765, CS 8565   Various Artists - Who's Who In The Swinging Sixties

Gretsch Drum Night At Birdland

Charles Greenlee (trombone) Sylvester "Red" Kyner (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Art Blakey, Elvin Jones, Charlie Persip (drums)
"The Jazz Corner Of The World", "Birdland", NYC, April 25, 1960
El SinoRoulette R-52049
Fours-
Drum Ensemble / Elvin Jones' Solo-
Drum Ensemble / Charlie Persip's Solo-
Drum Ensemble / Finale-
Charles Greenlee (trombone) Sylvester "Red" Kyner (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones, Philly Joe Jones, Charlie Persip (drums)
Tune Up: Drum Solo ExchangeRoulette R-52067
Tune Up: "Philly" Joe Jones' Solo-
Tune Up: Charlie Persip's Solo-
Tune Up: Elvin Jones' Solo-
Tune Up: "Philly" Joe Jones' Solo-
Tune Up: Charlie Persip's Solo-
Tune Up: Elvin Jones' Solo-
Tune Up: Finale-
Charles Greenlee (trombone) Sylvester "Red" Kyner (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Art Blakey, Elvin Jones, Charlie Persip (drums)
A Night In Tunisia: Drum Ensemble-
A Night In Tunisia: Elvin Jones' Solo-
A Night In Tunisia: Drum Ensemble-
A Night In Tunisia: Charlie Persip's Solo-
A Night In Tunisia: Elvin Jones' Solo-
A Night In Tunisia: Drum Ensemble-
* Roulette R-52049, SR-52049   Art Blakey, Charlie Persip, Elvin Jones, "Philly" Joe Jones - Gretsch Drum Night At Birdland
* Roulette R-52067, SR-52067   Art Blakey, Charlie Persip, Elvin Jones, "Philly" Joe Jones - Gretsch Drum Night At Birdland, Vol. 2

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Steve Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, October 21, 1960
5118Village BluesAtlantic LP 1354
-Village Blues (alternate take)Rhino R2 71984
5119EquinoxAtlantic rejected
5120My Favorite ThingsAtlantic LP 1361, SD 1528, SD 1541, SD 2-313
5121The Night Has A Thousand EyesAtlantic rejected
5400My Favorite Things, Part 1Atlantic 5012
5401My Favorite Things, Part 2-
* Atlantic LP 1354, SD 1354   John Coltrane - Coltrane Jazz
* Atlantic LP 1361, SD 1361   John Coltrane - My Favorite Things
* Atlantic SD 1528   Various Artists - Jazz Super Hits
* Atlantic SD 1541   The Best Of John Coltrane
* Atlantic SD 2-313   The Art Of John Coltrane
* Rhino R2 71984   John Coltrane - The Heavyweight Champion
* Atlantic 5012   John Coltrane - My Favorite Things, Part 1 & 2

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax -1/6) McCoy Tyner (piano) Steve Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, afternoon, October 24, 1960
1. 5126Central Park WestAtlantic LP 1419, SD 1541, SD 2-313
2. 5127Mr. SymsAtlantic LP 1382
3. 5128Untitled Original (aka Exotica)Atlantic SD 1553
4. 5129SummertimeAtlantic LP 1361
5. 5130-1Body And Soul (alternate take)Atlantic (J) P-6128A
6. 5130-2Body And SoulAtlantic LP 1419, SD 2-313
7. 5131Lazy BirdAtlantic SD 1696
8. 5132In Your Own Sweet Way-
* Atlantic LP 1419, SD 1419   John Coltrane - Coltrane's Sound
* Atlantic SD 1541   The Best Of John Coltrane
* Atlantic SD 2-313   The Art Of John Coltrane
* Atlantic LP 1382, SD 1382   John Coltrane - Coltrane Plays The Blues
* Atlantic SD 1553   John Coltrane - The Coltrane Legacy
* Atlantic LP 1361, SD 1361   John Coltrane - My Favorite Things
* Atlantic (J) P-6128A, SD 1668   John Coltrane - Alternate Takes
* Atlantic SD 1696   Chick Corea - Herbie Hancock - Keith Jarrett - McCoy Tyner

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Steve Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, evening, October 24, 1960
5133Mr. KnightAtlantic LP 1382, SD 2-313
5134-1Blues To Elvin (take 1)Rhino R2 71984
5134-2Blues To Elvin (take 2)-
5134-3Blues To Elvin (take 3)-
5134-4Blues To Elvin (take 4)Atlantic LP 1382
5135Mr. Day-
5136-1Blues To You (take 1)Rhino R2 71984
5136-2Blues To You (take 2)-
5136-3Blues To You (take 3)Atlantic LP 1382
5137Blues To BechetAtlantic LP 1382, SD 2-313
5138SatelliteAtlantic LP 1419
* Atlantic LP 1382, SD 1382   John Coltrane - Coltrane Plays The Blues
* Atlantic SD 2-313   The Art Of John Coltrane
* Atlantic LP 1419, SD 1419   John Coltrane - Coltrane's Sound
* Rhino R2 71984   John Coltrane - The Heavyweight Champion

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Steve Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
NYC, October 26, 1960
5139Everytime We Say GoodbyeAtlantic LP 1361
514026-2Atlantic SD 1553
5141But Not For MeAtlantic LP 1361
5142LiberiaAtlantic LP 1419
5143The Night Has A Thousand Eyes-
5144EquinoxAtlantic LP 1419, SD 1559
* Atlantic LP 1361, SD 1361   John Coltrane - My Favorite Things
* Atlantic SD 1553   John Coltrane - The Coltrane Legacy
* Atlantic LP 1419, SD 1419   John Coltrane - Coltrane's Sound
* Atlantic SD 1559   Various Artists - Jazz Super Hits, Vol. 2

Gil Evans Orchestra

John Coles, Phil Sunkel (trumpet) Keg Johnson, Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Tony Studd (bass trombone) Bill Barber (tuba) Bob Tricarico (bassoon, flute, piccolo) Eddie Caine (alto sax, flute, piccolo) Budd Johnson (tenor, soprano sax) Gil Evans (piano, arranger, conductor) Ray Crawford (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones, Charlie Persip (percussion)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 18, 1960
Where Flamingos FlyImpulse! A-4
Stratusphunk-
* Impulse! A-4, AS-4, IMPD-186   Gil Evans Orchestra - Out Of The Cool
= Impulse! IA-9340/2   Gil Evans, Gary McFarland - The Dedication Series, Vol. IX - The Great Arrangers

Gil Evans Orchestra

John Coles, Phil Sunkel (trumpet) Keg Johnson, Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Tony Studd (bass trombone) Bill Barber (tuba) Bob Tricarico (bassoon, flute, piccolo) Eddie Caine (alto sax, flute, piccolo) Budd Johnson (tenor, soprano sax) Gil Evans (piano, arranger, conductor) Ray Crawford (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones, Charlie Persip (percussion): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 30, 1960
Sunken TreasureImpulse! A-4
Sister SadieImpulse! IA-9340/2, IMPD-186
* Impulse! A-4, AS-4, IMPD-186   Gil Evans Orchestra - Out Of The Cool
= Impulse! IA-9340/2   Gil Evans, Gary McFarland - The Dedication Series, Vol. IX - The Great Arrangers

Gil Evans Orchestra

John Coles, Phil Sunkel (trumpet) Keg Johnson, Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Tony Studd (bass trombone) Bill Barber (tuba) Bob Tricarico (bassoon, flute, piccolo) Ray Beckenstein (alto sax, flute, piccolo) Budd Johnson (tenor, soprano sax) Gil Evans (piano, arranger, conductor) Ray Crawford (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones, Charlie Persip (percussion): Ray Beckenstein (alto sax, flute, piccolo) replaces Caine
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 10, 1960
Bilbao SongImpulse! A-4
* Impulse! A-4, AS-4, IMPD-186   Gil Evans Orchestra - Out Of The Cool
= Impulse! IA-9340/2   Gil Evans, Gary McFarland - The Dedication Series, Vol. IX - The Great Arrangers

Gil Evans Orchestra

John Coles, Phil Sunkel (trumpet) Keg Johnson, Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Tony Studd (bass trombone) Bill Barber (tuba) Bob Tricarico (bassoon, flute, piccolo) Ray Beckenstein (alto sax, flute, piccolo) Budd Johnson (tenor, soprano sax) Gil Evans (piano, arranger, conductor) Ray Crawford (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones, Charlie Persip (percussion): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 15, 1960
La NevadaImpulse! A-4
* Impulse! A-4, AS-4, IMPD-186   Gil Evans Orchestra - Out Of The Cool
= Impulse! IA-9340/2   Gil Evans, Gary McFarland - The Dedication Series, Vol. IX - The Great Arrangers

Bill Henderson With The Count Basie Band

Nat Adderley (cornet) Clark Terry, Snooky Young (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Bill Hughes, Benny Powell (trombone) Frank Foster, Charlie Fowlkes, Billy Mitchell, Marshall Royal, Frank Wess (sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Bill Henderson (vocals)
Chicago, IL, December 19, 1960
61-1829Hooray For LoveVee-Jay VJS 3055, NVJ2-912
61-1830My, How The Time Goes ByVee-Jay VJ 391, VJLP 1031, NVJ2-912
Never Will I MarryVee-Jay VJS 3055, NVJ2-912
* Vee-Jay VJS 3055   Bill Henderson - Please Send Me Someone To Love
* Vee-Jay VJLP 1031, VJSR 1031, (J) 22YB-2022   Bill Henderson
* Vee-Jay NVJ2-912   Bill Henderson - His Complete Vee-Jay Recordings, Vol. 2
* Vee-Jay VJ 391   Bill Henderson With The Count Basie Band (no details)

Bill Henderson

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Bill Henderson (vocals)
Chicago, IL, December 20, 1960
61-1835Love Is A BugVee-Jay VJS 3055, NVJ2-912
61-1836Royal Garden Blues-
61-1837Skylark-
61-1838Twelfth Of NeverVee-Jay VJLP 1031, NVJ2-912
* Vee-Jay VJS 3055   Bill Henderson - Please Send Me Someone To Love
* Vee-Jay VJLP 1031, VJSR 1031, (J) 22YB-2022   Bill Henderson
* Vee-Jay NVJ2-912   Bill Henderson - His Complete Vee-Jay Recordings, Vol. 2

Barry Harris Trio

Barry Harris (piano) Joe Benjamin (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Plaza Sound Studios, NYC, December 21, 1960 & January 19, 1961
My Heart Stood StillRiverside RLP 354
Preminado-
I Should Care-
There's No One But You-
One Down-
It's The Talk Of The Town-
Play, Carol, Play-
What Is This Thing Called Love-
* Riverside RLP 354, RS 9354; Original Jazz Classics OJC-486, OJCCD-486-2   Barry Harris Trio - Preminado

1961

Philly Joe Jones - Elvin Jones Septet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Elvin Jones, Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Atlantic Studios, NYC, February 2, 1961
5327Le RoiAtlantic LP 1428
5328Brown Sugar-
5329Beau-Ty-
* Atlantic LP 1428, SD 1428   Philly Joe Jones And Elvin Jones - Together!

Clifford Jordan - Sonny Red Quintet

Sonny Red (alto sax) Clifford Jordan (tenor sax) Ronnie Matthews (piano -1,2,8) Tommy Flanagan (piano -3/7) Art Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Bell Sound Studios, NYC, February 14, 1961
1.A Story TaleJazzland JLP 40
2.Cumberland Court-
3.You're Driving Me Crazy-
4.Defiance-
5.Prints-
6.Hip Pockets-
7.They Say It's Wonderful-
8.If I Didn't Care-
* Jazzland JLP 40, JLP 940   Clifford Jordan, Sonny Red - A Story Tale
= Milestone MCD-47092-2   Clifford Jordan - Mosaic

John Coltrane Orchestra

Freddie Hubbard, Booker Little (trumpet) Jimmy Buffington, Donald Corrado, Bob Northern, Robert Swisshelm, Julius Watkins (French horn) Charles Greenlee, Julian Priester (euphonium) Bill Barber (tuba) Garvin Bushell (piccolo, reeds) John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, flute, bass clarinet) Pat Patrick (baritone sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Paul Chambers (bass -5) Elvin Jones (drums) McCoy Tyner (arranger -1,5) John Coltrane (arranger -2,3,5) Romulus Franceschini (arranger, conductor -4) Eric Dolphy (orchestrator, conductor -1/3,5)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 23, 1961
1.GreensleevesImpulse! A-6, AS-9223-2, GRD-3-119
2.Song Of The Underground RailroadImpulse! AS-9273, MCAD-5541
3.Greensleeves (alternate take)Impulse! AS-9273
4.The Damned Don't CryImpulse! IZ-9361/2, IMPD-2-168
5.Africa (first version)-
* Impulse! A-6, AS-6   The John Coltrane Quartet - Africa/Brass
= Impulse! IMPD-2-168   The John Coltrane Quartet - The Complete Africa/Brass Sessions
* Impulse! AS-9223-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years, Vol. 2
* Impulse! AS-9273   John Coltrane - The Africa Brass Sessions, Vol. 2
= Impulse! IMPD-2-168   The John Coltrane Quartet - The Complete Africa/Brass Sessions
* Impulse! IZ-9361/2   The Mastery Of John Coltrane, Vol. IV - Trane's Modes
* Impulse! GRD-3-119   A John Coltrane Retrospective - The Impulse! Years
* Impulse! MCAD-5541   John Coltrane - From The Original Master Tapes

John Coltrane Orchestra

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Art Davis, Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) and others
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 24, 1961
GreensleevesImpulse! unissued
The Drinking Gourd-
The Damned Don't Cry-
Untitled Original-

John Coltrane Septet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Art Davis (bass -1,2,4) Reggie Workman (bass -1/3) Elvin Jones (drums)
A&R Recording Studios, NYC, May 25, 1961
1. 5556OleAtlantic LP 1373
2. 5557Dahomey Dance-
3. 5558AishaAtlantic LP 1373, SD 2-313
4. 5559To Her Ladyship (as Original Untitled Ballad)Atlantic SD 1553
* Atlantic LP 1373, SD 1373   John Coltrane - Ole Coltrane
* Atlantic SD 2-313   The Art Of John Coltrane
* Atlantic SD 1553   John Coltrane - The Coltrane Legacy

John Coltrane Orchestra

Booker Little (trumpet) Britt Woodman (trombone) Donald Corrado, Bob Northern, Robert Swisshelm, Julius Watkins (French horn) Carl Bowman (euphonium) Bill Barber (tuba) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, flute, bass clarinet) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Pat Patrick (baritone sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Art Davis (bass -2,3) Elvin Jones (drums) John Coltrane, McCoy Tyner (arranger) Eric Dolphy (orchestrator, conductor)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 7, 1961
1.Blues MinorImpulse! A-6
2.Africa (alternate take)Impulse! AS-9273
3.AfricaImpulse! A-6, AS-9200-2
* Impulse! A-6, AS-6   The John Coltrane Quartet - Africa/Brass
= Impulse! IMPD-2-168   The John Coltrane Quartet - The Complete Africa/Brass Sessions
* Impulse! AS-9273   John Coltrane - The Africa Brass Sessions, Vol. 2
= Impulse! IMPD-2-168   The John Coltrane Quartet - The Complete Africa/Brass Sessions
* Impulse! AS-9200-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Art Davis, Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 1, 1961
ImpressionsMusica Jazz (It) 2MJP 1051
My Favorite Things-
Naimaunissued
* Musica Jazz (It) 2MJP 1051   John Coltrane

Elvin Jones Trio

Hank Jones (piano) Art Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, July 11, 1961
Pretty BrownRiverside RLP 409; Milestone M-47016
Four And Six-
* Riverside RLP 409, RS 9409; Original Jazz Classics OJC-259, OJCCD-259-2   Elvin Jones - Elvin!
* Milestone M-47016   Art Blakey, Max Roach, Elvin Jones, Philly Joe Jones - The Big Beat

John Coltrane Sextet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet) McCoy Tyner (piano) Art Davis, Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Gate", NYC, August 8-September 3, 1961
unknown titlesrejected

Freddie Hubbard Sextet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Bernard McKinney (euphonium -1/5,7) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax -1/5,7) McCoy Tyner (piano) Art Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 21, 1961
1. tk.5ArietisBlue Note BLP 4085
2. tk.6Arietis (alternate take)Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44
3. tk.7Marie AntoinetteBlue Note BLP 4085
4. tk.10Marie Antoinette (alternate take)Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44
5. tk.12CrisisBlue Note BLP 4085, BN-LA356-H2
6. tk.13Weaver Of Dreams-
7. tk.16BirdlikeBlue Note BLP 4085
* Blue Note BLP 4085, BST 84085, B1-32094, 7243 8 32094 2   Freddie Hubbard - Ready For Freddie
* Blue Note BN-LA356-H2   Freddie Hubbard
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series

Lee Konitz Trio

Lee Konitz (alto sax) Sonny Dallas (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, August 24, 1961
61VK388Foolin' MyselfVerve V/V6 8399
61VK389You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To-
61VK390I'll Remember April-
61VK391I Remember You-
61VK392All Of Me-
* Verve V/V6 8399   Lee Konitz - Motion

John Coltrane Sextet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet) McCoy Tyner (piano) Wes Montgomery (guitar) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Monterey Jazz Festival", Monterey, CA, September 22, 1961
My Favorite Thingsrejected
Naima-
So What / Impressions-

John Coltrane Quintet

Donald Garrett (bass clarinet, tenor sax -1/5,10/12) John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Sutherland", Chicago, IL, October 10-15, 1961
1.Liberiaprivate tape
2.Vierd Blues-
3.Equinox-
4.Greensleeves-
5.Bye Bye Blackbird-
6.My Favorite Things-
7.unknown title-
8.Cousin Mary-
9.unknown title-
10.I Want To Talk About You-
11.Greensleeves-
12.2 unknown titles-

John Coltrane Septet

Eric Dolphy (bass clarinet) John Coltrane (soprano sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison, Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (oud)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, November 1, 1961
IndiaImpulse! IMPD-4-232
Eric Dolphy (alto sax) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Chasin' The Trane (alternate take)Impulse! AS-9325, IMPD-4-232
Eric Dolphy (alto sax) John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Impressions (alternate take)Impulse! IZ-9361/2, IMPD-4-232
Eric Dolphy (bass clarinet) John Coltrane (soprano sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Spiritual (alternate take)Impulse! AS-9325, IMPD-4-232
Eric Dolphy (alto sax) John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
10570The Red Planet (as Miles' Mode)Impulse! IZ-9361/2, IMPD-4-232
Eric Dolphy (bass clarinet) John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NaimaImpulse! IZ-9361/2, GRD-3-119, IMPD-4-232
Eric Dolphy (alto sax) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
10571Untitled Original (as Brasilia)Impulse! AS-9325, IMPD-4-232
* Impulse! AS-9325   John Coltrane - The Other Village Vanguard Tapes
* Impulse! IZ-9361/2   The Mastery Of John Coltrane, Vol. IV - Trane's Modes
* Impulse! IMPD-4-232   John Coltrane - The Complete 1961 Village Vanguard Recordings
* Impulse! GRD-3-119   A John Coltrane Retrospective - The Impulse! Years

John Coltrane Nonet

Eric Dolphy (bass clarinet) John Coltrane (soprano sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison, Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Garvin Bushell (oboe) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (oud)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, November 2, 1961
IndiaImpulse! MCAD-5541, IMPD-4-232
Eric Dolphy (bass clarinet) John Coltrane (tenor, soprano sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Garvin Bushell (contrabassoon)
Spiritual-
John Coltrane (soprano sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
10572Softly As In A Morning SunriseImpulse! A-10, AS-9200-2, IMPD-4-232, IMPD-251
John Coltrane (tenor sax) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) on the last note only: Eric Dolphy (alto sax)
10576Chasin' The TraneImpulse! A-10, ASH-9278-2, GRD-3-119, IMPD-4-232, IMPD-251
John Coltrane (soprano sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
10573GreensleevesImpulse! AS-9325, IMPD-4-232
Eric Dolphy (alto sax) John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
ImpressionsImpulse! IZ-9361/2, IMPD-4-232
* Impulse! A-10, AS-10   Coltrane - "Live" At The Village Vanguard
* Impulse! AS-9200-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years
* Impulse! ASH-9278-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years, Vol. 3
* Impulse! AS-9325   John Coltrane - The Other Village Vanguard Tapes
* Impulse! IZ-9361/2   The Mastery Of John Coltrane, Vol. IV - Trane's Modes
* Impulse! MCAD-5541   John Coltrane - From The Original Master Tapes
* Impulse! IMPD-4-232   John Coltrane - The Complete 1961 Village Vanguard Recordings
* Impulse! IMPD-251   John Coltrane - Live At The Village Vanguard - The Master Takes
* Impulse! GRD-3-119   A John Coltrane Retrospective - The Impulse! Years

John Coltrane Sextet

Eric Dolphy (bass clarinet) John Coltrane (tenor, soprano sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, November 3, 1961
SpiritualImpulse! A-10, ASH-9306-2, ASD-9228-3, GRD-3-119, IMPD-4-232, IMPD-251
Eric Dolphy (bass clarinet) John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
10574NaimaImpulse! IMPD-4-232
John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) on the last note only: Eric Dolphy (bass clarinet)
10575ImpressionsImpulse! A-42, ASH-9283-2, GRD-3-119, IMPD-4-232, IMPD-251
Eric Dolphy (bass clarinet) John Coltrane (soprano sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison, Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
IndiaImpulse! A-42, AS-9223-2, IMPD-4-232, IMPD-251
John Coltrane (soprano sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Greensleeves (take 2)Impulse! IZ-9361/2, IMPD-4-232
Eric Dolphy (alto sax) John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison, Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
The Red Planet (as Miles' Mode)Impulse! IMPD-4-232
* Impulse! A-10, AS-10   Coltrane - "Live" At The Village Vanguard
* Impulse! ASH-9306-2   The Gentle Side Of John Coltrane
* Impulse! ASD-9228-3   Various Artists - Impulse Energy Essentials
* Impulse! A-42, AS-42, 314 543 416-2   John Coltrane - Impressions
* Impulse! ASH-9283-2   Elvin Jones - The Impulse Years
* Impulse! AS-9223-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years, Vol. 2
* Impulse! IZ-9361/2   The Mastery Of John Coltrane, Vol. IV - Trane's Modes
* Impulse! GRD-3-119   A John Coltrane Retrospective - The Impulse! Years
* Impulse! IMPD-4-232   John Coltrane - The Complete 1961 Village Vanguard Recordings
* Impulse! IMPD-251   John Coltrane - Live At The Village Vanguard - The Master Takes

John Coltrane Octet

Eric Dolphy (bass clarinet) John Coltrane (soprano sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison, Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Garvin Bushell (oboe) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (oud)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, November 5, 1961
10556India (alternate take)Impulse! AS-9325, IMPD-4-232
Eric Dolphy (bass clarinet) John Coltrane (tenor, soprano sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Garvin Bushell (contrabassoon)
10557Spiritual (take 2)-
* Impulse! AS-9325   John Coltrane - The Other Village Vanguard Tapes
* Impulse! IMPD-4-232   John Coltrane - The Complete 1961 Village Vanguard Recordings

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, 1st concert, November 18, 1961
Blue TrainJazzway (It) LTM 1503; Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 114/15
I Want To Talk About You-
Impressions-
My Favorite ThingsMagnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 114/15
* Jazzway (It) LTM 1503   John Coltrane Quintet Featuring Eric Dolphy Live In Paris 1961
* Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 114/15   John Coltrane - The Complete Paris Concerts

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, 2nd concert, November 18, 1961
I Want To Talk About YouMagnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 114/15
Blue Train-
My Favorite ThingsJazzway (It) LTM 1503; Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 114/15
Impressions (incomplete)private tape
* Jazzway (It) LTM 1503   John Coltrane Quintet Featuring Eric Dolphy Live In Paris 1961
* Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 114/15   John Coltrane - The Complete Paris Concerts

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Concertgebouw", Amsterdam, Netherlands, November 19, 1961
Blue Trainrejected
Everytime We Say Goodbye-
Impressions-
Naima-
My Favorite Things-

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Kurhaus", Scheveningen, Netherlands, November 19, 1961
So Whatrejected
I Want To Talk About You-
Blue Train-
My Favorite Things-

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Falkonercentret", Copenhagen, Denmark, November 20, 1961
DelilahMagnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 116
Everytime We Say Goodbye-
Impressions-
Naima-
My Favorite Things (false start)-
My Favorite Things-
* Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 116   John Coltrane - The Complete Copenhagen Concert

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Konserthuset", Goteborg, Sweden, November 21, 1961
My Favorite Thingsrejected
unknown titles-

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Kulttuuritalo", Helsinki, Finland, November 22, 1961
Blue Trainprivate tape
I Want To Talk About You-
Impressions-
My Favorite Things-

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, 1st concert, November 23, 1961
Blue TrainHistoric Performance (Swd) HPLP-5; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
Naima (two)-
Impressions (four)-
My Favorite Things (two)-
* Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP-5   Red Cover - Eric Dolphy Quintet Live On Mount Meru, Vol. 2
= BYG (J) YX-2039   John Coltrane - Coltranology
= BYG (J) YX-8006; Affinity (E) AFF 14   John Coltrane - Coltranology, Vol. 1
* Pablo 7PACD-4433-2   John Coltrane - Live Trane - The European Tours

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, 2nd concert, November 23, 1961
Naima (incomplete)Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP-1
Impressions (one)Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP-1; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
My Favorite Things (one)-
* Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP-1   White Cover - Eric Dolphy Quintet Live On Mount Meru
= Beppo (E) BEP 504   The John Coltrane Quartet In Europe, Vol. 2
* Pablo 7PACD-4433-2   John Coltrane - Live Trane - The European Tours

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax -1/3) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute -1/3) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Sudwestfunk TV Studio, Baden-Baden, West Germany, November 24, 1961
1.Everytime We Say Goodbye (as Every Time We Say Goodbye We Die A Little)Jazz Connoisseur (Israeli) JC 112
2.My Favorite Things (as Favorite Things)-
3.ImpressionsJazz Connoisseur (Israeli) JC 112; Rare Live Recordings (Eu) RLR 88625
4.unknown titleprivate tape
* Jazz Connoisseur (Israeli) JC 112   John Coltrane - Coltrane Quartet And Quintet In Europe
* Rare Live Recordings (Eu) RLR 88625   Eric Dolphy Quartet With McCoy Tyner - Munich Jam Session December 1, 1961

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Musikhalle", Hamburg, West Germany, November 25, 1961
3 unknown titlesrejected

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Kongresshalle", Frankfurt/Main, West Germany, November 27, 1961
Impressionsprivate tape
My Favorite Things-
Everytime We Say Goodbye-

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Liederhalle", Stuttgart, West Germany, November 29, 1961
Impressionsprivate tape
Everytime We Say Goodbye-
My Favorite Things-

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Auditorium Maximum", Berlins Freie Universitat, Berlin, West Germany, December 2, 1961
Impressionsprivate tape

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano sax -1/5, tenor sax -6/13) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 21, 1961
1. 10669-2GreensleevesImpulse! 314 589 548-2
2. 10669-4--
3. 10669-5--
4. 10669-?Greensleeves (45rpm take)Impulse! 45-203, (J) MVCI-23057, 314 589 548-2
5. 10669-11GreensleevesImpulse! 314 589 548-2
6. 10670-2It's Easy To Remember-
7. 10670-4--
8. 10670-6--
9. 10670-7--
10. 10670-9--
11. 10670-11--
12. 10670-13--
13. 10670-?-Impulse! 45-203, A-32
* Impulse! A-32, AS-32, GRD-156   John Coltrane Quartet - Ballads
= Impulse! 314 589 548-2   John Coltrane Quartet - Ballads - Deluxe Edition
* Impulse! (J) MVCI-23057   Ballads Of John Coltrane
* Impulse! 45-203   John Coltrane - Greensleeves / It's Easy To Remember

Elvin Jones Sextet

Thad Jones (cornet) Frank Wess (flute) Frank Foster (tenor sax) Hank Jones (piano) Art Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, December 27, 1961
ShadowlandRiverside RLP 409
Ray-El-
* Riverside RLP 409, RS 9409; Original Jazz Classics OJC-259, OJCCD-259-2   Elvin Jones - Elvin!

Yusef Lateef Quartet

Yusef Lateef (tenor sax, flute, oboe) Barry Harris (piano -4/7) Herman Wright (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 29, 1961
1. 3324When You're SmilingNew Jazz NJLP 8272; Prestige PR 7447
2. 3325Koko's TuneNew Jazz NJLP 8272; Prestige PR 24007
3. 3326Water PistolNew Jazz NJLP 8272
4. 3327I'll Remember AprilPrestige 45-332; New Jazz NJLP 8272; Prestige PR 24007
5. 3328RasheedNew Jazz NJLP 8272; Prestige PR 24007
6. 3329P. BoukNew Jazz NJLP 8272
7. 3330You've ChangedNew Jazz NJLP 8272; Prestige PR 7447
* New Jazz NJLP 8272; Prestige PR 7637; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-700-2   Yusef Lateef - Into Something
* Prestige PR 7447   Yusef Lateef Plays For Lovers
* Prestige PR 24007   Yusef Lateef
* Prestige 45-332   Yusef Lateef - I'll Remember April / Blues For The Orient

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Showboat", Philadelphia, PA, 1961-1962
West 42nd Streetprivate tape
unknown title-
Everytime We Say Goodbye-
Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise-
It's Easy To Remember-
Everytime We Say Goodbye-
My Favorite Things-
Out Of This World-
Miles' Mode (aka The Red Planet)-

1962

Elvin Jones Sextet

Thad Jones (cornet) Frank Wess (flute) Frank Foster (tenor sax -1,2) Hank Jones (piano) Art Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, January 3, 1962
1.Lady LuckRiverside RLP 409; Milestone M-47016
2.Buzz-At-
3.You Are Too BeautifulRiverside RLP 409
* Riverside RLP 409, RS 9409; Original Jazz Classics OJC-259, OJCCD-259-2   Elvin Jones - Elvin!
* Milestone M-47016   Art Blakey, Max Roach, Elvin Jones, Philly Joe Jones - The Big Beat

McCoy Tyner Trio

McCoy Tyner (piano) Art Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, January 10, 1962
10684InceptionImpulse! A-18, AS-9235-2, IA-9338/2
10685SunsetImpulse! A-18, IA-9338/2
10686EffendiImpulse! A-18, AS-9235-2, IA-9338/2
* Impulse! A-18, AS-18, IMPD-220   McCoy Tyner Trio - Inception
* Impulse! AS-9235-2   McCoy Tyner - Reevaluation: The Impulse Years
* Impulse! IA-9338/2   McCoy Tyner - The Dedication Series, Vol. VI - The Early Trios

McCoy Tyner Trio

McCoy Tyner (piano) Art Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
NYC, January 11, 1962
10687Speak LowImpulse! A-18, IA-9338/2
10688There Is No Greater Love-
10689Blues For Gwen-
* Impulse! A-18, AS-18, IMPD-220   McCoy Tyner Trio - Inception
* Impulse! IA-9338/2   McCoy Tyner - The Dedication Series, Vol. VI - The Early Trios

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, February 9, 1962
Mr. P.C.Ozone 10; Unique Jazz UJ 26; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
Miles' Mode-
My Favorite ThingsOzone 10; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
* Ozone 10   John Coltrane - That Dynamic Jazz Duo!
= Session Disc 114   Hooray For John Coltrane
= Affinity (E) AFF 79   John Coltrane - Live At Birdland Featuring Eric Dolphy
* Unique Jazz UJ 26   Eric Dolphy - 3 Dolphy Groups
* Pablo 7PACD-4433-2   John Coltrane - Live Trane - The European Tours

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, February 16, 1962
The Inchwormprivate tape
Mr. P.C.-
My Favorite Things-

Pony Poindexter Nonet

Pony Poindexter (soprano, alto sax) Eric Dolphy, Sonny Redd (alto sax) Jimmy Heath, Clifford Jordan (tenor sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Gildo Mahones (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, February 16, 1962
CO69687"B" FrequencyEpic LA 16035
CO69688-1Lanyop-
CO69688-2Lanyop (alternate take)Columbia FC 38509
CO69689Catin' LatinColumbia unissued
* Epic LA 16035, BA 17035   Pony Poindexter - Pony's Express
* Columbia FC 38509   Various Artists - Almost Forgotten-Various Artists - Instrumentalists

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 11, 1962
10873Soul Eyesunissued
10874The Inch WormImpulse! A-21
10875Big NickImpulse! A-99, MCAD-5541, IMPD-215, 314 589 567-2
* Impulse! A-21, AS-21, IMPD-215   Coltrane
= Impulse! 314 589 567-2   Coltrane - Deluxe Edition
* Impulse! A-99, AS-99   Various Artists - The Definitive Jazz Scene, Volume 1
* Impulse! MCAD-5541   John Coltrane - From The Original Master Tapes

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 12, 1962
10876-2Soul EyesImpulse! unissued
10877-2Excerpt-
10878-1Body And Soul-
10879-1Neptune-

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, June 2, 1962
My Favorite Things (mistitled as Cousin Mary)Alto AL 724
Body And SoulAlto AL 724; Affinity (E) AFF 79
Cousin Maryprivate tape
* Alto AL 724   John Coltrane - Impassioned Tenor Man
* Affinity (E) AFF 79   John Coltrane - Live At Birdland Featuring Eric Dolphy

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 19, 1962
10979Not Yetunissued
10980-2Out Of This WorldImpulse! A-21, ASH-9253-3
10981Soul EyesImpulse! A-21, AS-9200-2, ASH-9306-2, MCAD-5541, GRD-3-119
10982-3Excerptunissued
10982-7--
* Impulse! A-21, AS-21, IMPD-215   Coltrane
= Impulse! 314 589 567-2   Coltrane - Deluxe Edition
* Impulse! ASH-9253-3   Various Artists - The Saxophone
* Impulse! AS-9200-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years
* Impulse! ASH-9306-2   The Gentle Side Of John Coltrane
* Impulse! MCAD-5541   John Coltrane - From The Original Master Tapes
* Impulse! GRD-3-119   A John Coltrane Retrospective - The Impulse! Years

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 20, 1962
10983-1Not YetImpulse! 314 589 567-2
10984-1Miles' ModeImpulse! A-21, AS-9223-2, GRD-3-119
10984-2-Impulse! 314 589 567-2
10985Two, Three, Fourunissued
10986Excerpt-
10985-1TunjiImpulse! 314 589 567-2
10985-4--
10985-5--
10985-7--
10986-1Impressions-
10986-2-Impulse! 314 549 913-2, 314 589 567-2
* Impulse! A-21, AS-21, IMPD-215   Coltrane
= Impulse! 314 589 567-2   Coltrane - Deluxe Edition
* Impulse! AS-9223-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years, Vol. 2
* Impulse! GRD-3-119   A John Coltrane Retrospective - The Impulse! Years
* Impulse! 314 549 913-2   The Very Best Of John Coltrane

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 29, 1962
10992Tunji (Toon-Gee)Impulse! A-21
10993Out Of This Worldunissued
* Impulse! A-21, AS-21, IMPD-215   Coltrane
= Impulse! 314 589 567-2   Coltrane - Deluxe Edition

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano -1,2) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 18, 1962
1. 11092Nancy (With The Laughing Face)Impulse! 45-212, 45-212 (later), A-32, ASH-9306-2
2. 11093What's NewImpulse! 45-212, A-32, ASH-9306-2, GRD-3-119
3. 11094Up 'Gainst The WallImpulse! 45-212 (later), A-42, ASH-9278-2, IMPD-215, 314 589 567-2
* Impulse! A-32, AS-32, GRD-156   John Coltrane Quartet - Ballads
= Impulse! 314 589 548-2   John Coltrane Quartet - Ballads - Deluxe Edition
* Impulse! ASH-9306-2   The Gentle Side Of John Coltrane
* Impulse! A-42, AS-42, 314 543 416-2   John Coltrane - Impressions
* Impulse! ASH-9278-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years, Vol. 3
* Impulse! GRD-3-119   A John Coltrane Retrospective - The Impulse! Years
* Impulse! IMPD-215   Coltrane
* Impulse! 314 589 567-2   Coltrane - Deluxe Edition
* Impulse! 45-212   John Coltrane - Nancy (With The Laughing Face) / What's New
* Impulse! 45-212 (later)   John Coltrane - Nancy (With The Laughing Face) / Up 'Gainst The Wall

Duke Ellington & John Coltrane

John Coltrane (tenor, soprano sax) Duke Ellington (piano) Aaron Bell (bass -1) Jimmy Garrison (bass -2/4) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 26, 1962
1. 11115In A Sentimental MoodImpulse! A-30, ASH-9306-2, GRD-3-119
2. 11116AngelicaImpulse! A-30
3. 11117Big NickImpulse! A-30, AS-9223-2
4. 11120Take The ColtraneImpulse! A-30, AS-9256-2, GRD-3-119
* Impulse! A-30, AS-30, IMPD-166   Duke Ellington & John Coltrane
= Impulse! IA-9350/2   Duke Ellington, Coleman Hawkins, John Coltrane - The Dedication Series, Vol. X - The Great Tenor Encounters
* Impulse! ASH-9306-2   The Gentle Side Of John Coltrane
* Impulse! AS-9223-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years, Vol. 2
* Impulse! AS-9256-2   Various Artists - Ellingtonia - Reevaluations: The Impulse Years
* Impulse! GRD-3-119   A John Coltrane Retrospective - The Impulse! Years

Duke Ellington & John Coltrane

John Coltrane (tenor, soprano sax) Duke Ellington (piano) Aaron Bell (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 26, 1962;
edited: NYC, January 15, 1963
11295In A Sentimental Mood

Jay Cameron Quintet

Slide Hampton (trombone, euphonium) Jay Cameron (baritone sax) Barry Harris (piano) Eddie De Haas (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, October 2, 1962
6477Soft PrettyAtlantic unissued
6478Swingin'-
6479Take It Easy-

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Showboat", Philadelphia, PA, October 19, 1962
42nd Streetprivate tape
Good Bait-
I Want To Talk About You-
Easy To Remember-
Impressions-
Traneing In-
Big Nick-

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Showboat", Philadelphia, PA, October 20, 1962
Impressionsprivate tape
Traneing In-

Miles Davis With Gil Evans Orchestra

Johnny Coles, Miles Davis, Bernie Glow, Louis Mucci, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Dick Hixson, Jimmy Knepper, Frank Rehak (trombone) Paul Ingraham, Robert Swisshelm, Julius Watkins (French horn) Bill Barber (tuba) Danny Bank, Eddie Caine, Romeo Penque, Jerome Richardson, Bob Tricarico (woodwinds) Janet Putman (harp) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Elvin Jones, Bobby Rosengarden (percussion) Gil Evans (arranger, conductor)
NYC, November 6, 1962
CO77119Once Upon A SummertimeColumbia CL 2106
CO77120Song, No. 2-
* Columbia CL 2106, CS 8906, PC 8906   Miles Davis - Quiet Nights

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 13, 1962
11161Too Young To Go SteadyImpulse! A-32
11162-2All Or Nothing At AllImpulse! 314 589 548-2
11162-3-Impulse! A-32, ASH-9283-2
11163I Wish I KnewImpulse! A-32
11165-5You Don't Know What Love Is-
11166-1Say It (Over And Over Again)-
* Impulse! A-32, AS-32, GRD-156   John Coltrane Quartet - Ballads
= Impulse! 314 589 548-2   John Coltrane Quartet - Ballads - Deluxe Edition
* Impulse! ASH-9283-2   Elvin Jones - The Impulse Years

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, 1st concert, November 17, 1962
The Inchwormprivate tape
Bye Bye Blackbird-
Mr. P.C.Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
Naimaprivate tape
Traneing In-
My Favorite Things-
* Pablo 7PACD-4433-2   John Coltrane - Live Trane - The European Tours

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, 2nd concert, November 17, 1962
Norman Granz IntroductionPablo 7PACD-4433-2
The Inch WormPablo Live 2308-217; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
Bye Bye BlackbirdPablo 7PACD-4433-2
Giant Stepsprivate tape
Ev'ry Time We Say GoodbyePablo Live 2308-217; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
unknown titleprivate tape
My Favorite Things-
* Pablo Live 2308-217; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-781-2   John Coltrane - The Paris Concert
* Pablo 7PACD-4433-2   John Coltrane - Live Trane - The European Tours

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, 1st concert, November 19, 1962
Bye Bye BlackbirdMagnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 108
The InchwormDuke (It) D-1016; Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 108
Mr. P.C.Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP-2; Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 108; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
NaimaHistoric Performance (Swd) HPLP-3; Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 108; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
Traneing InHistoric Performance (Swd) HPLP-3; Pablo Live 2308-227; Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 109; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
ImpressionsDuke (It) D-1016; Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 109
My Favorite Things-
* Duke (It) D-1016   Rare John Coltrane Quartet
* Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP-2   John Coltrane - Blue Cover - Blue Train Live On Mount Meru, Vol. 1
= Beppo (E) BEP 500   The John Coltrane Quartet In Europe, Vol. 1
* Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP-3   John Coltrane - Yellow Cover - Blue Train Live On Mount Meru, Vol. 2
= Beppo (E) BEP 507   The John Coltrane Quartet In Europe, Vol. 3
* Pablo Live 2308-227; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-681-2   John Coltrane - Bye Bye Blackbird
* Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 108   John Coltrane - The Complete 1962 Stockholm Concert, Vol. 1
* Pablo 7PACD-4433-2   John Coltrane - Live Trane - The European Tours
* Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 109   John Coltrane - The Complete 1962 Stockholm Concert, Vol. 2

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, 2nd concert, November 19, 1962
Bye Bye BlackbirdHistoric Performance (Swd) HPLP-2; Pablo Live 2308-227; Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 127; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
The Inch WormHistoric Performance (Swd) HPLP-2; Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 127; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
NaimaMagnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 127
I Want To Talk About You-
Impressions (three)Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP-3; Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 127; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
Mr. P.C.Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 128
My Favorite Things-
Everytime We Say GoodbyeMagnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 127
Traneing InMagnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 128
* Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP-2   John Coltrane - Blue Cover - Blue Train Live On Mount Meru, Vol. 1
= Beppo (E) BEP 500   The John Coltrane Quartet In Europe, Vol. 1
* Pablo Live 2308-227; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-681-2   John Coltrane - Bye Bye Blackbird
* Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP-3   John Coltrane - Yellow Cover - Blue Train Live On Mount Meru, Vol. 2
= Beppo (E) BEP 507   The John Coltrane Quartet In Europe, Vol. 3
* Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 127   John Coltrane - Stockholm '62 - The Complete Second Concert, Vol. 1
* Pablo 7PACD-4433-2   John Coltrane - Live Trane - The European Tours
* Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 128   John Coltrane - Stockholm '62 - The Complete Second Concert, Vol. 2

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Kulttuuritalo", Helsinki, Finland, November 20, 1962
Bye Bye Blackbirdrejected
Everytime We Say Goodbye-
3 unknown titles-
My Favorite Things-

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Falkonercentret", Copenhagen, Denmark, November 22, 1962
Bye Bye Blackbirdprivate tape
Chasin' The TraneIngo (It) four; Jazz Up (It) JU 316
The InchwormIngo (It) seven; Jazz Up (It) JU 316
Everytime We Say GoodbyeIngo (It) four; Jazz Up (It) JU 316
Mr. P.C.-
I Want To Talk About You-
Traneing In (incomplete)private tape
Impressions-
My Favorite Things (incomplete)-
* Ingo (It) four   John Coltrane - The Copenhagen Concerts
* Ingo (It) seven   John Coltrane - Impressions Of Europe
* Jazz Up (It) JU 316   John Coltrane - Live In Denmark 1962

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Robert-Schumann-Saal", Dusseldorf, West Germany, November 23, 1962
3 unknown titlesrejected
My Favorite Things-

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Stefaniensaal", Graz, Austria, November 28, 1962
Bye Bye BlackbirdMagnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 104
The InchwormUnique Jazz UJ 32; Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 104
Autumn LeavesMagnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 104
Everytime We Say GoodbyeUnique Jazz UJ 32; Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 104
Mr. P.C.Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 104
I Want To Talk About YouIngo (It) seven; Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 105
ImpressionsIngo (It) seven; Unique Jazz UJ 32; Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 105
My Favorite ThingsMagnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 105
* Unique Jazz UJ 32   The John Coltrane Quartet
* Ingo (It) seven   John Coltrane - Impressions Of Europe
* Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 104   John Coltrane - The Complete Graz Concert, Vol. 1
* Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 105   John Coltrane - The Complete Graz Concert, Vol. 2

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Concertgebouw", Amsterdam, Netherlands, December 1, 1962
So Whatrejected
My Favorite Things-
Mr. P.C.-
Everytime We Say Goodbye-

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Kurhaus", Scheveningen, Netherlands, December 1, 1962
Everytime We Say Goodbyerejected
The Inchworm-
Mr. P.C.-
Bye Bye Blackbird-
Chasin' The Trane-
Impressions-
My Favorite Things-

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Teatro dell' Arte", Milan, Italy, December 2, 1962
Everytime We Say Goodbyeprivate tape
The Inchworm-
Mr. P.C.-
Chasin' The Trane (incomplete)-

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
1962
Blue Trainprivate tape
Impressions-

1963

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Showboat", Philadelphia, PA, January 8, 1963
We'll Be Together Againprivate tape
unknown title-

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, February 23, 1963
I Want To Talk About You (mistitled as I Wanna' Talk About You)Ozone 21; Session Disc 115; Yadeon (J) 501
One Up And One Down (mistitled as The Colt Gallops)-
The Inchworm (mistitled as Trane Stops In The Night)-
* Ozone 21   John Coltrane
* Session Disc 115   Hooray For John Coltrane And John Handy Quintet
* Yadeon (J) 501   Charles Mingus - A Night In Birdland Live, Vol. 2

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, March 2, 1963
Mr. P.C. (mistitled as Interpretations)Alto AL 724
Bye Bye Blackbirdprivate tape
My Favorite Things (mistitled as March 2nd On The Books)Alto AL 724
* Alto AL 724   John Coltrane - Impassioned Tenor Man

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 6, 1963
11382ViliaImpulse! A-9101, MCAD-5541, IMPD-198
11383Untitled Originalunissued
11384Nature Boy-
11385Untitled Original-
11386--
11387--
11388Slow Blues Original-
* Impulse! A-9101, AS-9101   Various Artists - The Definitive Jazz Scene, Volume 3
* Impulse! MCAD-5541   John Coltrane - From The Original Master Tapes
* Impulse! IMPD-198   Coltrane - Live At Birdland

John Coltrane And Johnny Hartman

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Johnny Hartman (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 7, 1963
11400They Say It's WonderfulImpulse! A-40
11401Lush LifeImpulse! 45-218, A-40, ASH-9306-2
11402My One And Only LoveImpulse! 45-218, A-40, ASH-9306-2, GRD-3-119
11403Autumn SerenadeImpulse! A-40
11404Dedicated To YouImpulse! A-40, ASH-9278-2
11405Afro Blueunissued, tape no longer exists
11406You Are Too BeautifulImpulse! A-40
* Impulse! A-40, AS-40, GRD-157   John Coltrane And Johnny Hartman
* Impulse! ASH-9306-2   The Gentle Side Of John Coltrane
* Impulse! ASH-9278-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years, Vol. 3
* Impulse! GRD-3-119   A John Coltrane Retrospective - The Impulse! Years
* Impulse! 45-218   John Coltrane, Johnny Hartman - Lush Life / My One And Only Love

Jimmy Woods Sextet Featuring Elvin Jones

Carmell Jones (trumpet) Jimmy Woods (alto sax) Harold Land (tenor sax) Andrew Hille (piano) George Tucker (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Contemporary's Studio, Los Angeles, CA, March 25, 1963
ConflictContemporary M 3612
Coming Home-
Aim-
Pazmuerte-
Conflict (alternate take 5)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1954-2
* Contemporary M 3612, S 7612; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1954-2   Jimmy Woods Sextet Featuring Elvin Jones - Conflict

Jimmy Woods Sextet Featuring Elvin Jones

Carmell Jones (trumpet) Jimmy Woods (alto sax) Harold Land (tenor sax) Andrew Hille (piano) George Tucker (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
Contemporary's Studio, Los Angeles, CA, March 26, 1963
Apart TogetherContemporary M 3612
Look To Your Heart-
Aim (alternate take 43)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1954-2
Look To Your Heart (alternate take 39)-
* Contemporary M 3612, S 7612; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1954-2   Jimmy Woods Sextet Featuring Elvin Jones - Conflict

Elvin Jones - Jimmy Garrison Sextet

Prince Lasha (clarinet, flute) Sonny Simmons (alto sax, English horn) Charles Davis (baritone sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 8, 1963
11672Oriental FlowerImpulse! A-49
11673Half And Half-
11674Aborigine Dance In ScotlandImpulse! A-49, ASH-9283-2
11675Nuttin' Out JonesImpulse! A-49, ASD-9228-3
11676Gettin' On WayImpulse! A-49, ASH-9253-3
11677Nature Boyunissued
11678Just Us BluesImpulse! A-49
* Impulse! A-49, AS-49, IMPD-250   Elvin Jones/Jimmy Garrison Sextet - Illumination!
* Impulse! ASH-9283-2   Elvin Jones - The Impulse Years
* Impulse! ASD-9228-3   Various Artists - Impulse Energy Essentials
* Impulse! ASH-9253-3   Various Artists - The Saxophone

Gil Evans Orchestra

Thad Jones, unknown (trumpet) 2 unknown (trombone) unknown (French horn) unknown (tuba) Phil Woods (alto sax) 3 unknown (reeds, woodwinds) Harry Lookofsky (violin) Gil Evans (piano, arranger) Kenny Burrell (guitar) probably Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) unidentified strings
NYC, September 23, 1963
63VK591 | 73L5929SpoonfulVerve V6 8838
63VK592Punjabunissued
* Verve V6 8838   Gil Evans, Kenny Burrell, Phil Woods - Previously Unreleased Recordings

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, October 8, 1963
90001The PromiseImpulse! A-50, AS-9223-2
90003I Want To Talk About YouImpulse! A-50, ASH-9306-2, GRD-3-119
90002Afro BlueImpulse! A-50, AS-9200-2, ASH-9306-2, GRD-3-119
90004Mr. P.C.Impulse! lost
90005Rockin'-
* Impulse! A-50, AS-50, IMPD-198   Coltrane - Live At Birdland
* Impulse! AS-9223-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years, Vol. 2
* Impulse! ASH-9306-2   The Gentle Side Of John Coltrane
* Impulse! AS-9200-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years
* Impulse! GRD-3-119   A John Coltrane Retrospective - The Impulse! Years

Johnny Hartman

Illinois Jacquet (tenor sax) Hank Jones (piano) Jim Hall (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Johnny Hartman (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 9, 1963
90006CharadeImpulse! 45-220, A-57
90007If I'm LuckyImpulse! A-57
* Impulse! A-57, AS-57, IMPD-176   Johnny Hartman - I Just Dropped By To Say Hello
* Impulse! 45-220   Johnny Hartman - Charade / Our Time

Johnny Hartman

Illinois Jacquet (tenor sax -4,6,7) Hank Jones (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar -1/3) Milt Hinton (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Johnny Hartman (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 17, 1963
1. 90008In The Wee Small Hours Of The MorningImpulse! A-57
2. 90009Sleepin' Bee-
3. 90010Our TimeImpulse! 45-220, A-57
4. 90011Don't You Know I CareImpulse! A-57
5. 90012Kiss & Run-
6. 90013Stairway To The Stars-
7. 90014Don't Call It Love-
8. 90015I Just Dropped By To Say Hello-
9. 90016How Sweet It Is To Be In Love-
* Impulse! A-57, AS-57, IMPD-176   Johnny Hartman - I Just Dropped By To Say Hello
* Impulse! 45-220   Johnny Hartman - Charade / Our Time

Hank Jones Quartet

Hank Jones (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 19, 1963
12768Here's LoveArgo LP 728
12769My Wish-
12770You Don't Know-
12771Dear Mister Santa Claus-
12772That Man Over There-
12773Arm In ArmArgo LP 728; Cadet 2CA 60019
12774The Big Clown BalloonsArgo LP 728
12775Love, Come Take Me Again-
12776Pines Cones And Holly Berries-
12777My State, My Kansas, My Home-
* Argo LP 728   Hank Jones - Here's Love
* Cadet 2CA 60019   Kenny Burrell - Cool Cookin'

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, October 22, 1963
Swedish IntroductionPablo 7PACD-4433-2
Traneing In (mistitled as Training In)Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP-6; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
Mr. P.C. (incomplete)Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP-6; Pablo Live 2308-222; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
NaimaPablo Live 2308-222; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
The Promise-
SpiritualHistoric Performance (Swd) HPLP-6; Pablo Live 2620-101, PACD-2620-101-2; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
Impressions (two)Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP-1; Pablo Live 2620-101, PACD-2620-101-2; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
I Want To Talk About You (mistitled as Wanna Talk)Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP-6; Pablo Live 2308-222; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
My Favorite ThingsPablo 7PACD-4433-2
* Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP-6   John Coltrane - Orange Cover - Blue Train 1963
= BYG (J) YX-8007; Affinity (E) AFF 16   John Coltrane - Coltranology, Vol. 2
* Pablo Live 2308-222, PACD-2308-222-2   John Coltrane - The European Tour
* Pablo Live 2620-101   John Coltrane - Afro Blue Impressions
* Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP-1   White Cover - Eric Dolphy Quintet Live On Mount Meru
= Beppo (E) BEP 504   The John Coltrane Quartet In Europe, Vol. 2
* Pablo 7PACD-4433-2   John Coltrane - Live Trane - The European Tours
* Pablo Live PACD-2620-101-2   John Coltrane - Afro Blue Impressions

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Njardhallen", Oslo, Norway, October 23, 1963
unknown titlesrejected

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Konserthuset", Goteborg, Sweden or "Kulttuuritalo", Helsinki, Finland, October 24, 1963
unknown titlesrejected

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
radio broadcast, "Tivolis Koncertsal", Copenhagen, Denmark, October 25, 1963
Mr. P.C.Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 137
Impressions (incomplete)Tempo Di Jazz (It) CDTJ 701; Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 137
The PromiseTempo Di Jazz (It) CDTJ 701; Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 138
Afro Blue-
Naima-
My Favorite Things-
* Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 137   John Coltrane - The Complete Copenhagen Concert, Vol. 1
* Tempo Di Jazz (It) CDTJ 701   John Coltrane - Tempo Di Jazz
* Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 138   John Coltrane - The Complete Copenhagen Concert, Vol. 2

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Concertgebouw", Amsterdam, Netherlands, October 26, 1963
My Favorite Thingsrejected
The Connection-
Impressions Or Chasin' The Trane-
Village Blues-
Mr. P.C.-

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Salle Pleyel", Paris, France, November 1, 1963
Chasin' The Trane (incomplete)private tape
My Favorite ThingsPablo 7PACD-4433-2
Afro Blueprivate tape
Mr. P.C.Pablo Live 2308-217; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
* Pablo Live 2308-217; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-781-2   John Coltrane - The Paris Concert
* Pablo 7PACD-4433-2   John Coltrane - Live Trane - The European Tours

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Auditorium Maximum", Berlins Freie Universitat, Berlin, West Germany, November 2, 1963
Lonnie's LamentPablo Live 2620-101, PACD-2620-101-2; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
Naima-
Chasin' The TranePablo Live 2620-101; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
My Favorite ThingsPablo Live 2620-101, PACD-2620-101-2; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
Afro BluePablo Live 2620-101; Pablo 7PACD-4433-2
Cousin Mary-
I Want To Talk About You-
* Pablo Live 2620-101   John Coltrane - Afro Blue Impressions
* Pablo Live PACD-2620-101-2   John Coltrane - Afro Blue Impressions
* Pablo 7PACD-4433-2   John Coltrane - Live Trane - The European Tours

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Liederhalle", Stuttgart, West Germany, November 4, 1963
The PromiseJazz Galore (It) 1001
Afro Blue-
I Want To Talk About You-
Impressionsprivate tape
My Favorite ThingsJazz Galore (It) 1001
Everytime We Say Goodbyeprivate tape
Mr. P.C.-
same session
ImpressionsPablo 7PACD-4433-2
* Jazz Galore (It) 1001   John Coltrane - Unissued Concert In Germany 1963, Part 1
* Pablo 7PACD-4433-2   John Coltrane - Live Trane - The European Tours

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Showboat", Philadelphia, PA, November 6, 1963
Good Baitprivate tape

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Showboat", Philadelphia, PA, evening, November 11, 1963
Body And Soul (incomplete)private tape
Naima-
I Want To Talk About You-
I Can't Get Started-
It's Easy To Remember-

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, afternoon, November 18, 1963
90017Your LadyImpulse! A-50, ASH-9283-2
90018-1,2,3Alabamaunissued
90018-4,5--
90018-4+5-Impulse! A-50, AS-9200-2, ASH-9306-2, GRD-3-119
* Impulse! A-50, AS-50, IMPD-198   Coltrane - Live At Birdland
* Impulse! ASH-9283-2   Elvin Jones - The Impulse Years
* Impulse! AS-9200-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years
* Impulse! ASH-9306-2   The Gentle Side Of John Coltrane
* Impulse! GRD-3-119   A John Coltrane Retrospective - The Impulse! Years

Gil Evans Orchestra

Thad Jones, unknown (trumpet) 2 unknown (trombone) unknown (French horn) unknown (tuba) Phil Woods (alto sax) 3 unknown (reeds, woodwinds) Harry Lookofsky (violin) Gil Evans (piano, arranger) Kenny Burrell (guitar) probably Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) unidentified strings
NYC, December 6, 1963
63VK734Johmpa-Bokuis-Shay-I'd Parunissued
63VK735 | 73L5931ConcordeVerve V6 8838
* Verve V6 8838   Gil Evans, Kenny Burrell, Phil Woods - Previously Unreleased Recordings

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
television broadcast, "Jazz Casual TV Show", KQED TV Studio, San Francisco, CA, December 7, 1963
Afro Blue (mistitled as African Blues)Session Disc 126
Alabama (mistitled as Alabama Stomp)Session Disc 126; Blue Parrot (E) AR 700
Impressions-
* Session Disc 126   Hooray For John Coltrane/Gene Ammons
* Blue Parrot (E) AR 700   John Coltrane - Creation

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Philharmonic Hall", Lincoln Center, NYC, December 31, 1963
My Favorite Thingsrejected
Alabama-
Impressions-

1964

Andrew Hill Quartet

Bobby Hutcherson (vibes) Andrew Hill (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 8, 1964
1280 tk.3JudgmentBlue Note BLP 4159
1281 tk.8Flea Flop-
1282 tk.13Siete Ocho-
1283 tk.15Alfred-
tk.20Yokada, Yokada (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 8 28981 2; Mosaic MR10-161
1284 tk.21Yokada, YokadaBlue Note BLP 4159
1285 tk.26Reconciliation-
* Blue Note BLP 4159, BST 84159, B1-28981, 7243 8 28981 2   Andrew Hill - Judgment!
= Mosaic MR10-161, MD7-161   The Complete Blue Note Andrew Hill Sessions (1963-66)

Sonny Rollins Quintet

Thad Jones (cornet) Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, January 15, 1964
RPA1-2905-14FourRCA Victor unissued

McCoy Tyner Sextet

Thad Jones (trumpet) Frank Strozier (alto sax) John Gilmore (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, February 4, 1964
90047Contemporary FocusImpulse! A-63, AS-9235-2
90048It Could Happen To Youunissued
90049not used
90050Three FlowersImpulse! A-63
90051T 'N A BluesImpulse! A-63, ASH-9253-3
* Impulse! A-63, AS-63, GRD-106   McCoy Tyner - Today And Tomorrow
* Impulse! AS-9235-2   McCoy Tyner - Reevaluation: The Impulse Years
* Impulse! ASH-9253-3   Various Artists - The Saxophone

Gil Evans Orchestra

Johnny Coles, Bernie Glow (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Tony Studd (trombone) Ray Alonge (French horn) Bill Barber (tuba) Garvin Bushell (flute) Steve Lacy (soprano sax) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute) Bob Tricarico (tenor sax, flute) Gil Evans (piano, arranger, conductor) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Ron Carter, Paul Chambers (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, April 6, 1964
64VK310Las Vegas TangoVerve V/V6 8555
64VK311Hotel Me-
* Verve V/V6 8555   The Individualism Of Gil Evans

Joe Henderson Quintet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Andrew Hill (piano) Eddie Khan (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 7, 1964
1331Short StoryBlue Note rejected

Joe Henderson Quintet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 10, 1964
1332 tk.6PunjabBlue Note BLP 4166
tk.7In 'N Out (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 8 29156 2
1333 tk.9In 'N OutBlue Note BLP 4166
1334 tk.11Short Story-
1335 tk.14Brown's Town-
1336 tk.19Serenity-
* Blue Note BLP 4166, BST 84166, CDP 7 46510 2, 7243 8 29156 2   Joe Henderson - In 'N Out

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Showboat", Philadelphia, PA or "Village Gate", NYC, April 16, 1964
2 unknown titlesprivate tape

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 27, 1964
90081CrescentImpulse! IMPD-8-280
90082Lonnie's LamentImpulse! A-66
90083The Drum ThingImpulse! A-66, ASH-9272-3
90084Wise OneImpulse! A-66, ASH-9306-2
90085Bessie's BluesImpulse! IMPD-8-280
90086Song Of Praise-
* Impulse! A-66, AS-66, IMPD-200   John Coltrane Quartet - Crescent
* Impulse! ASH-9272-3   Various Artists - The Drums
* Impulse! ASH-9306-2   The Gentle Side Of John Coltrane
* Impulse! IMPD-8-280   John Coltrane - The Classic Quartet - The Complete Impulse! Studio Recordings

Wayne Shorter Quintet

Lee Morgan (trumpet -1/3,6) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 29, 1964
1. 1339 tk.3Night DreamerBlue Note BLP 4173
2. 1340 tk.5Armageddon-
3. 1341 tk.9Oriental Folk Song-
4. 1342 tk.12Virgo-
5. tk.14Virgo (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 84173 2
6. 1343 tk.27Black NileBlue Note BLP 4173
7. 1344 tk.35Charcoal Blues-
* Blue Note BLP 4173, BST 84173, CDP 7 84173 2   Wayne Shorter - Night Dreamer

J.J. Johnson Quintet

J.J. Johnson (trombone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Toots Thielemans (guitar) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, May 1, 1964
90093Theme From Lilies Of The FieldImpulse! 45-227
90094Lullaby Of JazzlandImpulse! A-68
90095Across The KarooImpulse! 45-227
* Impulse! A-68, AS-68, GRD-145   J.J. Johnson - Proof Positive
* Impulse! 45-227   J.J. Johnson - Theme From Lilies Of The Field / Across The Karoo

Stan Getz - Bill Evans Quartet

Stan Getz (tenor sax) Bill Evans (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, May 5, 1964
My Heart Stood StillVerve 314 527 953-2
My Heart Stood Still (complete take)-
My Heart Stood Still (rehearsal fragments)-
My Heart Stood Still (alternate take)Verve 833 802-2, 314 527 953-2
My Heart Stood StillVerve 314 527 953-2
64VK352 | 73L5874-Verve V6 8833, VE2 2510
Grandfather's Waltz (breakdown)Verve 314 527 953-2
64VK353 | 73L5876Grandfather's WaltzVerve V6 8833, VE2 2510
Grandfather's Waltz (false start)Verve 314 527 953-2
Grandfather's Waltz (alternate take)Verve 833 802-2, 314 527 953-2
64VK354 | 73L5875MelindaVerve V6 8833, VE2 2510
Dark EyesVerve 314 527 953-2
* Verve V6 8833, 833 802-2   Stan Getz And Bill Evans
= Verve 314 527 953-2   The Complete Bill Evans On Verve
* Verve VE2 2510   Stan Getz - The Chick Corea/Bill Evans Sessions

Stan Getz - Bill Evans Quartet

Stan Getz (tenor sax) Bill Evans (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, May 6, 1964
Funkallero (rehearsal fragments)Verve 314 527 953-2
64VK355 | 73L5873FunkalleroVerve V6 8833, VE2 2510
64VK356 | 73L5872But Beautiful-
Theme From "The Carpetbaggers"Verve 314 527 953-2
Theme From "The Carpetbaggers" (complete take)-
--
Theme From "The Carpetbaggers" (breakdown)-
64VK359Theme From "The Carpetbaggers"Verve 833 802-2, 314 527 953-2
Theme From "The Carpetbaggers" (complete take)Verve 314 527 953-2
Night And Day (drum warmup)-
Night And Day (alternate take)Verve 833 802-2, 314 527 953-2
64VK357 | 73L5871Night And DayVerve V6 8833, VE2 2510
64VK358WNEW (Theme Song)Verve 833 802-2, 314 527 953-2
* Verve V6 8833, 833 802-2   Stan Getz And Bill Evans
= Verve 314 527 953-2   The Complete Bill Evans On Verve
* Verve VE2 2510   Stan Getz - The Chick Corea/Bill Evans Sessions

Grant Green Quartet

McCoy Tyner (piano) Grant Green (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 20, 1964
1355 tk.2MatadorBlue Note (J) GXF-3053
1356 tk.4Green Jeans-
1357 tk.17My Favorite Things-
1358 tk.29Bedouin-
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3053, (J) GXK-8159, CDP 7 84442 2, (J) BRP-8045   Grant Green - Matador

Bob Brookmeyer And Friends

Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Stan Getz (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, May 25, 1964
CO82269Sometime AgoColumbia CL 2237
CO82271Bracket-
* Columbia CL 2237, CS 9037   Bob Brookmeyer And Friends

Tony Bennett

Stan Getz (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Tony Bennett (vocals)
NYC, May 25, 1964
CO82269Danny BoyColumbia C2 40424, CGK 40424
* Columbia C2 40424   Tony Bennett - Jazz
* Columbia CGK 40424   Tony Bennett - Jazz

Bob Brookmeyer And Friends

Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Stan Getz (tenor sax) Gary Burton (vibes) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, May 26, 1964
CO82272The Wrinkle (as Wrinkle Time)Columbia CL 2237
CO82273Jive Hoot-
* Columbia CL 2237, CS 9037   Bob Brookmeyer And Friends

Bob Brookmeyer And Friends

Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Stan Getz (tenor sax) Gary Burton (vibes) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
NYC, May 27, 1964
CO82277SkylarkColumbia CL 2237
CO82278Who Cares-
CO82279Misty-
CO82280I've Grown Accustomed To Her Face-
* Columbia CL 2237, CS 9037   Bob Brookmeyer And Friends

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 1, 1964
90127CrescentImpulse! A-66, ASH-9278-2, GRD-3-119
90128Bessie's BluesImpulse! A-66, AS-9200-2, GRD-3-119
* Impulse! A-66, AS-66, IMPD-200   John Coltrane Quartet - Crescent
* Impulse! ASH-9278-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years, Vol. 3
* Impulse! AS-9200-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years
* Impulse! GRD-3-119   A John Coltrane Retrospective - The Impulse! Years

Grant Green Septet

Duke Pearson (trumpet -5) James Spaulding (alto sax -1,2,4/7) Joe Henderson (tenor sax -1,2,4/7) McCoy Tyner (piano) Grant Green (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 12, 1964
1. tk.3Grant's TuneBlue Note LT-990
2. tk.14Minor League-
3. tk.25Wives And LoversBlue Note CDP 7 84442 2
4. tk.28The KickerBlue Note LT-990
5.Spanish Dancer (as Untitled Pearson Tune)rejected
6. tk.35Ezz-TheticBlue Note LT-990
7. tk.37Solid-
* Blue Note LT-990, B1-33580, 7243 8 33580 2   Grant Green - Solid
* Blue Note CDP 7 84442 2   Grant Green - Matador

Gil Evans Orchestra

Frank Pehak (trombone) Ray Alonge, Julius Watkins (French horn) Bill Barber (tuba) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Al Block, Andy Fitzgerald, George Marge, Bob Tricarico (reeds) Bob Maxwell (harp) Gil Evans (piano, arranger, conductor) Gary Peacock (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, July 9, 1964
64VK428The Barbara SongVerve V/V6 8555
Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Gil Evans (piano, arranger) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Elvin Jones (drums) unidentified brass and strings
64VK429 | 73L5933Barracuda (General Assembly)Verve V6 8838
* Verve V/V6 8555   The Individualism Of Gil Evans
* Verve V6 8838   Gil Evans, Kenny Burrell, Phil Woods - Previously Unreleased Recordings

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Showboat", Philadelphia, PA or "Village Gate", NYC, July, 1964
My Favorite Thingsprivate tape
2 unknown titles-

Wayne Shorter Quartet

Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 3, 1964
1396 tk.10Yes Or NoBlue Note BLP 4182
1397 tk.12Mahjong-
1398 tk.15House Of Jade-
tk.16House Of Jade (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 8 37644 2
tk.18Juju (alternate take)-
1399 tk.19JujuBlue Note BLP 4182
1400 tk.27Deluge-
1401 tk.29Twelve More Bars To Go-
* Blue Note BLP 4182, BST 84182, CDP 7 46514 2, 7243 8 37644 2   Wayne Shorter - Juju

Stanley Turrentine Sextet

Lee Morgan (trumpet -1/4) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Ray Barretto (congas -1/3)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 4, 1964
1. 1422 tk.1ShirleyBlue Note BLP 4234, LT-1075
2. 1423 tk.11Wahoo (as Stanley's Blues)Blue Note LT-1075
3. 1424 tk.14TacosBlue Note BLP 4234, LT-1075
4. 1425 tk.22Can't Buy Me LoveBlue Note LT-1075
5. 1426 tk.23My Girl Is Just Enough Woman For Me-
* Blue Note BLP 4234   Stanley Turrentine (not released)
* Blue Note LT-1075   Stanley Turrentine - Mr. Natural

Grant Green Trio

Larry Young (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 11, 1964
1429 tk.3Talkin' 'Bout J.C.Blue Note BLP 4183
1430 tk.8People-
1431 tk.12Luny Tune-
1432 tk.14I'm An Old Cowhand-
1433 tk.17You Don't Know What Love Is-
* Blue Note BLP 4183, BST 84183   Grant Green - Talkin' About!

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Pep's", Philadelphia, PA, September 18, 1964
Traneing Inprivate tape
unknown title-
Naima-
2 unknown titles-

Tony Bennett

Stan Getz (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Tony Bennett (vocals)
NYC, October 15, 1964
CO84258Clear Out Of This WorldColumbia FC 38508, C2 40424, CGK 40424
CO84259Just Friends-
CO84260Have You Met Miss Jones-
* Columbia FC 38508   Various Artists - Singin' Till The Girls Come Home-Various Artists - Vocalists
* Columbia C2 40424   Tony Bennett - Jazz
* Columbia CGK 40424   Tony Bennett - Jazz

Gil Evans Orchestra

Johnny Coles (trumpet) Frank Pehak (trombone) Ray Alonge, Julius Watkins (French horn) Bill Barber (tuba) Al Block, Andy Fitzgerald, George Marge, Wayne Shorter, Bob Tricarico (reeds) Bob Maxwell (harp) Gil Evans (piano, arranger, conductor) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Gary Peacock (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, October 29, 1964
64VK520 or 64VK521ProclamationVerve (J) J33J-20210
-Nothing Like You-
* Verve (J) J33J-20210   The Individualism Of Gil Evans

Solomon Ilori Band

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Hubert Laws (flute, tenor sax) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Chief Bey, Ladji Camara, Montego Joe as Roger Sanders, Sunny Morgan (percussion, vocals) Solomon Ilori (vocals) Coleridge Perkinson (director)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 30, 1964
1458 tk.4Bamu Baamu L'ayo (I Have The Strength To Sing)Blue Note unissued
1459 tk.11Toni Omo Re (Loving Your Child)-
1460 tk.17Agbamurero (Rhino)-
1461 tk.25Gbogbo Omo Ibile (Going Home)-
1462 tk.33Igbesi Aiye (Song Of Praise To God)-

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, October, 1964
Greensleevesprivate tape
unknown titles-

Larry Young Quartet

Sam Rivers (tenor sax -1/5) Larry Young (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 12, 1964
1. 1464 tk.3Plaza De TorosBlue Note BLP 4187
2. 1465 tk.5Tyrone-
3. 1466 tk.9Backup-
4. 1467 tk.10Paris Eyes-
5. tk.20Ritha (quartet version)Blue Note 7243 8 21734 2
6. 1468 tk.23RithaBlue Note BLP 4187
* Blue Note BLP 4187, BST 84187, 7243 8 21734 2   Larry Young - Into Somethin'

Grant Green Quartet

Bobby Hutcherson (vibes) Larry Young (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 16, 1964
1469 tk.5Lazy AfternoonBlue Note BLP 4253
1470 tk.8I Wish You Love-
1471 tk.12Somewhere In The Night-
1472This Is All I Askrejected
1473 tk.26Street Of DreamsBlue Note BLP 4253
* Blue Note BLP 4253, BST 84253   Grant Green - Street Of Dreams

Joe Henderson Quartet

Joe Henderson (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 30, 1964
1481 tk.2Inner UrgeBlue Note BLP 4189
1482 tk.10You Know I Care-
1483 tk.15Isotope-
1484 tk.21Night And Day-
1485 tk.23El Barrio-
* Blue Note BLP 4189, BST 84189, CDP 7 84189 2   Joe Henderson - Inner Urge

McCoy Tyner Trio

McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 2, 1964
90219It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)Impulse! IA-9338/2, IMPD-216
90220I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)-
* Impulse! IA-9338/2   McCoy Tyner - The Dedication Series, Vol. VI - The Early Trios
* Impulse! IMPD-216   McCoy Tyner Plays Ellington

Kenny Burrell With Gil Evans Orchestra

Johnny Coles or Louis Mucci (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Ray Alonge or Julius Watkins (French horn) Bill Barber (tuba) Andy Fitzgerald, George Marge (flute, English horn) Ray Beckenstein (flute, bass clarinet) Bob Tricarico (bassoon, tenor sax, flute) Steve Lacy (soprano sax) Lee Konitz (alto sax) Richie Kamuca (tenor sax, oboe) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones or Charlie Persip (drums) Gil Evans (arranger, conductor)
NYC, December 4, 1964
64VK607Last Night When We Were YoungVerve V/V6 8612
64VK608Moon And Sand-
* Verve V/V6 8612   Kenny Burrell - Guitar Forms

McCoy Tyner Trio

McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 7, 1964
90236Mr. Gentle And Mr. CoolImpulse! A-79, IA-9338/2
90237Gypsy Without A Song-
90238Solitude-
90237Gypsy Without A Song (alternate take)Impulse! IMPD-216
* Impulse! A-79, AS-79, IMPD-216   McCoy Tyner Plays Ellington
* Impulse! IA-9338/2   McCoy Tyner - The Dedication Series, Vol. VI - The Early Trios

McCoy Tyner Quintet

McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Johnny Pacheco, Willie Rodriguez (Latin percussion)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 8, 1964
90239CaravanImpulse! A-79, AS-9256-2
90240Duke's PlaceImpulse! 45-240, A-79
90241Searchin'-
90242Satin DollImpulse! A-79
* Impulse! A-79, AS-79, IMPD-216   McCoy Tyner Plays Ellington
* Impulse! AS-9256-2   Various Artists - Ellingtonia - Reevaluations: The Impulse Years
* Impulse! 45-240   McCoy Tyner - Duke's Place / Searchin'

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 9, 1964
90243A Love Supreme: Part I - AcknowledgementImpulse! A-77, ASD-9228-3, GRD-3-119
90244A Love Supreme: Part II - ResolutionImpulse! A-77
90245A Love Supreme: Part III - PursuanceImpulse! A-77, ASH-9283-2
-A Love Supreme: Part IV - PsalmImpulse! A-77, AS-9200-2
same session
A Love Supreme: Part III - Pursuance (original mono reference masters)Impulse! B0023727-02
A Love Supreme: Part IV - Psalm (original mono reference masters)-
same session
A Love Supreme: Part I - Acknowledgement (vocal overdub 2)-
A Love Supreme: Part I - Acknowledgement (vocal overdub 3)-
A Love Supreme: Part II - Resolution (take 4/alternate)Impulse! 314 589 945-2, B0023727-02, IMPD-8-280
A Love Supreme: Part II - Resolution (take 6/breakdown)Impulse! 314 589 945-2, B0023727-02
A Love Supreme: Part IV - Psalm (undubbed version)Impulse! B0023727-02
* Impulse! A-77, AS-77, GRD-155, B0000610-02   John Coltrane - A Love Supreme
= Impulse! 314 589 945-2   John Coltrane - A Love Supreme - Deluxe Edition
= Impulse! B0023727-02   John Coltrane - A Love Supreme - The Complete Masters - Super Deluxe Edition
* Impulse! ASD-9228-3   Various Artists - Impulse Energy Essentials
* Impulse! ASH-9283-2   Elvin Jones - The Impulse Years
* Impulse! AS-9200-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years
* Impulse! GRD-3-119   A John Coltrane Retrospective - The Impulse! Years
* Impulse! IMPD-8-280   John Coltrane - The Classic Quartet - The Complete Impulse! Studio Recordings

John Coltrane Sextet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) Archie Shepp (tenor sax -1/6) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Art Davis (bass -1/6) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 10, 1964
1. 90246-1A Love Supreme: Part I - Acknowledgement (take 1/alternate)Impulse! 314 589 945-2, B0023727-02
2. 90246-2A Love Supreme: Part I - Acknowledgement (take 2/alternate)-
3. 90246-3A Love Supreme: Part I - Acknowledgement (take 3/breakdown with studio dialogue)Impulse! B0023727-02
4. 90246-4A Love Supreme: Part I - Acknowledgement (take 4/alternate)-
5. 90246-5A Love Supreme: Part I - Acknowledgement (take 5/false start)-
6. 90246-6A Love Supreme: Part I - Acknowledgement (take 6/alternate)-
7.A Love Supreme: Part II - Resolutionunissued
8.--
* Impulse! 314 589 945-2   John Coltrane - A Love Supreme - Deluxe Edition
* Impulse! B0023727-02   John Coltrane - A Love Supreme - The Complete Masters - Super Deluxe Edition

Kenny Burrell With Gil Evans Orchestra

Johnny Coles or Louis Mucci (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Ray Alonge or Julius Watkins (French horn) Bill Barber (tuba) Andy Fitzgerald, George Marge (flute, English horn) Ray Beckenstein (flute, bass clarinet) Bob Tricarico (bassoon, tenor sax, flute) Steve Lacy (soprano sax) Lee Konitz (alto sax) Richie Kamuca (tenor sax, oboe) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones or Charlie Persip (drums) Gil Evans (arranger, conductor)
NYC, December 15, 1964
64VK609Lotus LandVerve V/V6 8612
64VK610LoieVerve VK 10375, V/V6 8612
* Verve V/V6 8612   Kenny Burrell - Guitar Forms
* Verve VK 10375   Kenny Burrell - Loie / Downstairs

Wayne Shorter Quintet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet -1/3,5/7) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 24, 1964
1. 1499 tk.6Witch HuntBlue Note BLP 4194
2. 1500 tk.12Wild Flower-
3. 1501 tk.14Speak No Evil-
4. 1502 tk.17Infant Eyes-
5. 1503 tk.25Fee-Fi-Fo-Fum-
6. 1504 tk.27Dance Cadaverous-
7. tk.30Dance Cadaverous (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 4 99001 2
* Blue Note BLP 4194, BST 84194, CDP 7 46509 2, 7243 4 99001 2, B1-ST 46509   Wayne Shorter - Speak No Evil

Gil Evans Orchestra

Jimmy Cleveland, Gil Cohen (trombone) Don Corrado, Julius Watkins (French horn) Al Block (flute) Eric Dolphy (bass clarinet, flute) Steve Lacy (soprano sax) Bob Tricarico (tenor sax) Margaret Ross (harp) Gil Evans (piano, arranger, conductor) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Paul Chambers, Richard Davis, Ben Tucker (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, 1964
64VK271Flute SongVerve V/V6 8555
* Verve V/V6 8555   The Individualism Of Gil Evans

1965

Roland Kirk Quartet

Roland Kirk (tenor sax, manzello, stritch, flute, siren, oboe, castanets) Jaki Byard (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 13, 1965
No Tonic PresLimelight LM 82027
From Bechet, Fats And Byas-
Slippery, Hippery, Flippery-
Black Diamond-
Rip, Rig And Panic-
Once In A While-
Mystical Dream-
* Limelight LM 82027, LS 86027   Roland Kirk - Rip, Rig And Panic

Elvin Jones Sextet

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Frank Wess (tenor sax, flute) Charles Davis (baritone sax) Don Friedman (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Melba Liston (arranger, conductor)
NYC, February 16, 1965
8631AzanAtlantic LP 1443
8632Len Sirrah-
8633Soon After-
* Atlantic LP 1443, SD 1443   Elvin Jones - And Then Again

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Art Davis (bass -1,2) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 17, 1965
1. 90253Nature Boy (first version)Impulse! IZ-9345/2, (J) MVCI-23057, IMPD-214
2. 90254Feelin' Goodrejected
3. 90255Chim Chim Cheree-
* Impulse! IZ-9345/2   The Mastery Of John Coltrane, Vol. I - Feelin' Good
* Impulse! (J) MVCI-23057   Ballads Of John Coltrane
* Impulse! IMPD-214   The John Coltrane Quartet Plays

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Art Davis, Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 18, 1965
90256Nature BoyImpulse! A-85, GRD-3-119, IMPD-8-280
90257Feelin' GoodImpulse! IZ-9345/2, IMPD-214, IMPD-8-280
-Feelin' Good (alternate take)Impulse! IMPD-8-280
* Impulse! A-85, AS-85, IMPD-214   The John Coltrane Quartet Plays
* Impulse! IZ-9345/2   The Mastery Of John Coltrane, Vol. I - Feelin' Good
* Impulse! GRD-3-119   A John Coltrane Retrospective - The Impulse! Years
* Impulse! IMPD-8-280   John Coltrane - The Classic Quartet - The Complete Impulse! Studio Recordings

Elvin Jones Quartet

Charlie Mariano (alto sax) Hank Jones (piano -3/6) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 23, 1965
1. 90265Smoke RingsImpulse! A-88
2. 90266This Love Of Mine-
3. 90267Anthropology-
4. 90268Fantazm-
5. 90269Feeling Good-
6. 90270That Five-Four BagImpulse! A-9101, GRD-126
* Impulse! A-88, AS-88, GRD-126   Elvin Jones - Dear John C.
* Impulse! A-9101, AS-9101   Various Artists - The Definitive Jazz Scene, Volume 3

Elvin Jones Quartet

Charlie Mariano (alto sax) Roland Hanna (piano -2/4) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 25, 1965
1. 90280Everything Happens To MeImpulse! A-88
2. 90281Ballade-
3. 90282Love Bird-
4. 90283Dear John C.Impulse! A-88, ASH-9283-2
* Impulse! A-88, AS-88, GRD-126   Elvin Jones - Dear John C.
* Impulse! ASH-9283-2   Elvin Jones - The Impulse Years

Elvin Jones Sextet

Thad Jones (cornet, arranger) J.J. Johnson (trombone -1/3) Charles Davis (baritone sax -1/3) Hank Jones (piano) Art Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Melba Liston (arranger, conductor)
NYC, March 18, 1965
1. 8758Elvin ElpusAtlantic LP 1443
2. 8759Forever Summer-
3. 8760All Deliberate Speed-
4. 8761And Then Again-
* Atlantic LP 1443, SD 1443   Elvin Jones - And Then Again

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Half Note", NYC, March 19, 1965
Lonnie's Lamentrejected
Chim Chim ChereeJ For Jazz JFJ 800
Impressions-
* J For Jazz JFJ 800   John Coltrane

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Half Note", NYC, March 26, 1965
introduction and announcementsImpulse! B0002380-02
One Down, One Up-
announcements-
Afro Blue-
* Impulse! B0002380-02   John Coltrane - Live At The Half Note - One Down, One Up

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Gate", NYC, March 28, 1965
90374Nature BoyImpulse! A-90, ASH-9278-2, GRD-137, IMPD-214
Bass Solounissued
One Down, One Up-
* Impulse! A-90, AS-90   Various Artists - The New Wave In Jazz
* Impulse! ASH-9278-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years, Vol. 3
* Impulse! GRD-137   Various Artists - The New Wave In Jazz
* Impulse! IMPD-214   The John Coltrane Quartet Plays

Grant Green Quartet

Hank Mobley (tenor sax -1/3,5,6) Larry Young (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 31, 1965
1. 1550 tk.2Corcovado (aka Quiet Nights)Blue Note 45-1919, BLP 4202
2. 1551 tk.4At Long Last LoveBlue Note BLP 4202
3. 1552 tk.10Speak Low-
4. 1553 tk.11This Could Be The Start Of Something Big-
5. 1554 tk.16I Want To Hold Your HandBlue Note 45-1919, BLP 4202
6. 1555 tk.21Stella By StarlightBlue Note BLP 4202
* Blue Note BLP 4202, BST 84202   Grant Green - I Want To Hold Your Hand
* Blue Note 45-1919   Grant Green - I Want To Hold Your Hand / Corcovado

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Half Note", NYC, April 2, 1965
Untitled Original (aka Creation)Blue Parrot (E) AR 700
I Want To Talk About Youprivate tape
Afro Blue (incomplete)-
* Blue Parrot (E) AR 700   John Coltrane - Creation

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Half Note", NYC, May 7, 1965
introduction and announcementsImpulse! B0002380-02
Song Of Praise (mistitled as Brasilia)Ozone 21; Blue Parrot (E) AR 705; Impulse! B0002380-02
announcementsImpulse! B0002380-02
My Favorite ThingsBlue Parrot (E) AR 705; Impulse! B0002380-02
* Ozone 21   John Coltrane
* Blue Parrot (E) AR 705   John Coltrane - Brazilia
* Impulse! B0002380-02   John Coltrane - Live At The Half Note - One Down, One Up

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 17, 1965
90305Chim Chim Cheree (From Walt Disney's "Mary Poppins")Impulse! A-85, AS-9223-2, GRD-3-119
90306BraziliaImpulse! A-85
90307Song Of PraiseImpulse! A-85, ASY-9284-3
* Impulse! A-85, AS-85, IMPD-214   The John Coltrane Quartet Plays
* Impulse! AS-9223-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years, Vol. 2
* Impulse! ASY-9284-3   Various Artists - The Bass
* Impulse! GRD-3-119   A John Coltrane Retrospective - The Impulse! Years

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano -1,4/9) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 10, 1965
1. 90312WelcomeImpulse! A-9106, AS-9235-2, ASH-9278-2, ASH-9306-2, (J) MVCI-23057, GRD-3-119, GRD-124
2. 90313The Last BluesImpulse! IMPD-246
3. 90314Untitled 90314Impulse! IZ-9345/2, IMPD-246
4. 90315TransitionImpulse! AS-9195, GRD-124
5. 90316Suite: Prayer And Meditation: Day-
6. -Suite: Peace And After-
7. -Suite: Prayer And Meditation: Evening-
8. -Suite: Affirmation-
9. -Suite: Prayer And Meditation: 4 A.M.-
* Impulse! A-9106, AS-9106, 314 543 412-2   John Coltrane - Kulu Se Mama
* Impulse! AS-9235-2   McCoy Tyner - Reevaluation: The Impulse Years
* Impulse! ASH-9278-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years, Vol. 3
* Impulse! ASH-9306-2   The Gentle Side Of John Coltrane
* Impulse! IZ-9345/2   The Mastery Of John Coltrane, Vol. I - Feelin' Good
* Impulse! AS-9195   John Coltrane - Transition
* Impulse! (J) MVCI-23057   Ballads Of John Coltrane
* Impulse! GRD-3-119   A John Coltrane Retrospective - The Impulse! Years
* Impulse! GRD-124   John Coltrane - Transition
* Impulse! IMPD-246   John Coltrane - Living Space

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano -1,2,4/6) Jimmy Garrison (bass -1,2,4/6) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 16, 1965
1. 90317Living SpaceImpulse! IZ-9345/2, GRD-3-119, IMPD-246
2. 90318Dusk-DawnImpulse! IZ-9345/2, IMPD-246, 314 543 412-2
3. 90319VigilImpulse! A-9106, ASH-9283-2, GRD-124
4. 90320Untitled 90320Impulse! IZ-9345/2, IMPD-246
5.Living Space (alternate take)Impulse! IMPD-8-280
6.Dusk-Dawn (alternative take)Impulse! 314 543 412-2
* Impulse! IZ-9345/2   The Mastery Of John Coltrane, Vol. I - Feelin' Good
* Impulse! A-9106, AS-9106, 314 543 412-2   John Coltrane - Kulu Se Mama
* Impulse! ASH-9283-2   Elvin Jones - The Impulse Years
* Impulse! GRD-3-119   A John Coltrane Retrospective - The Impulse! Years
* Impulse! IMPD-246   John Coltrane - Living Space
* Impulse! GRD-124   John Coltrane - Transition
* Impulse! IMPD-8-280   John Coltrane - The Classic Quartet - The Complete Impulse! Studio Recordings

John Coltrane Quartet + Alice Coltrane Group

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) plus Alice Coltrane (harp, tambura) Joan Chapman (tambura) Oran Coltrane (bells) plus string section: Murray Adler (concertmaster) James Getzoff or Jerry Vinci, Gordon Marron, Michael White (violin) Rollice Dale, Myra Kestenbaum (viola) Jesse Ehrlich, Ed Lustgarten (cello)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 16, 1965;
overdubbed on The Village Recorder, Los Angeles, CA, April 16 & 17, 1972
Living Space (overdubbed version)Impulse! AS-9225, ASH-9278-2
* Impulse! AS-9225   John Coltrane - Infinity
* Impulse! ASH-9278-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years, Vol. 3

John Coltrane Orchestra

Freddie Hubbard, Dewey Johnson (trumpet) Marion Brown, John Tchicai (alto sax) John Coltrane, Pharoah Sanders, Archie Shepp (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Art Davis, Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 28, 1965
90321-1Ascension, Edition I: Part IImpulse! A-95, ASD-9228-3
90322-1Ascension, Edition I: Part IIImpulse! A-95
90321-2Ascension, Edition II: Part IImpulse! A-95 (later), AS-9223-2
90322-2Ascension, Edition II: Part IIImpulse! A-95 (later)
* Impulse! A-95, AS-95   John Coltrane - Ascension, Edition I
= Impulse! GRD-2-113   The Major Works Of John Coltrane
= Impulse! 314 543 413-2   John Coltrane - Ascension
* Impulse! ASD-9228-3   Various Artists - Impulse Energy Essentials
* Impulse! A-95 (later), AS-95 (later)   John Coltrane - Ascension, Edition II
= Impulse! GRD-2-113   The Major Works Of John Coltrane
= Impulse! 314 543 413-2   John Coltrane - Ascension
* Impulse! AS-9223-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years, Vol. 2

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Father Norman O'Connor (announcer)
"Newport Jazz Festival", Freebody Park, Newport, RI, July 2, 1965
Spoken Introduction To John Coltrane's Set By Father Norman O'ConnorImpulse! A-94, B0009076-02
90350One Down, One UpImpulse! A-94, AS-9235-2, B0009076-02
My Favorite Things / Spoken Conclusion To John Coltrane's Set By Father Norman O'ConnorImpulse! IZ-9345/2, GRD-105, 314 543 414-2, B0009076-02
* Impulse! A-94, AS-94, GRD-105, 314 543 414-2   John Coltrane, Archie Shepp - New Thing At Newport
* Impulse! AS-9235-2   McCoy Tyner - Reevaluation: The Impulse Years
* Impulse! IZ-9345/2   The Mastery Of John Coltrane, Vol. I - Feelin' Good
* Impulse! B0009076-02   John Coltrane - My Favorite Things - Coltrane At Newport

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Andre Francis (announcer)
"Juan-les-Pins Jazz Festival", Antibes, France, July 26, 1965
Introduction By M.C. Andre FrancisImpulse! 314 589 945-2, B0023727-02
A Love Supreme: Part I - AcknowledgementIngo (It) eleven; Impulse! 314 589 945-2, B0023727-02
A Love Supreme: Part II - Resolution-
A Love Supreme: Part III - PursuanceIngo (It) eleven; Jazz Connoisseur (Israeli) JC 112; Impulse! 314 589 945-2, B0023727-02
A Love Supreme: Part IV - PsalmIngo (It) eleven; Impulse! 314 589 945-2, B0023727-02
* Ingo (It) eleven   John Coltrane Quartet Live In Concert - A Love Supreme
* Jazz Connoisseur (Israeli) JC 112   John Coltrane - Coltrane Quartet And Quintet In Europe
* Impulse! 314 589 945-2   John Coltrane - A Love Supreme - Deluxe Edition
* Impulse! B0023727-02   John Coltrane - A Love Supreme - The Complete Masters - Super Deluxe Edition

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Juan-les-Pins Jazz Festival", Antibes, France, July 27, 1965
NaimaBYG (J) YX-4001/2, (J) YX-2026; France's Concert (F) FC 119
Blue Valse (aka Blue Waltz)France's Concert (F) FC 119
Afro Blue-
My Favorite Things-
ImpressionsBYG (J) YX-4001/2, (J) YX-2027; France's Concert (F) FC 119
* BYG (J) YX-4001/2; Affinity (E) AFFD 24   John Coltrane - Live In Paris
* BYG (J) YX-2026   John Coltrane - Live In Paris, Part 1
* France's Concert (F) FC 119   John Coltrane - Live In Antibes 1965
* BYG (J) YX-2027   John Coltrane - Live In Paris, Part 2

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Salle Pleyel", Paris, France, July 28, 1965
Afro Blue (incomplete)BYG (J) YX-4001/2, (J) YX-2026
Impressions-
Blue Valse (aka Blue Waltz)BYG (J) YX-4001/2, (J) YX-2027
* BYG (J) YX-4001/2; Affinity (E) AFFD 24   John Coltrane - Live In Paris
* BYG (J) YX-2026   John Coltrane - Live In Paris, Part 1
* BYG (J) YX-2027   John Coltrane - Live In Paris, Part 2

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Comblain-la-Tour, Belgium, August 1, 1965
Untitled Original (mistitled as Vigil)Landscape (F) LS2-922
NaimaVideoArts Music (J) VAVJ-165; Landscape (F) LS2-922
My Favorite Things-
* Landscape (F) LS2-922   John Coltrane - Live In Comblain-la-Tour 1965
* VideoArts Music (J) VAVJ-165   The World According To John Coltrane

John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Archie Shepp (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Down Beat Jazz Festival", Soldier's Field, Chicago, IL, August 15, 1965
Nature Boy / Blue Valse (aka Blue Waltz)private tape

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
RCA Victor Studios, NYC, August 26, 1965
90363-4Dearly BelovedImpulse! AS-9211
90364-3+4AttainingImpulse! AS-9211, ASH-9283-2
90365-4Sun ShipImpulse! AS-9211, AS-9235-2
90366-1AscentImpulse! AS-9211
90367-2Amen-
same session
90363-1&2Dearly Beloved (takes 1 & 2, false start and alternate version)Impulse! B0018075-02
90363-3Dearly Beloved (take 3, breakdown)-
90363-4Dearly Beloved (take 4, complete version)-
90364-1Attaining (take 1, alternate version)-
90364-2Attaining (take 2, breakdown)-
90364-3Attaining (take 3, complete version)-
90364-4Attaining (take 4, insert 1)-
90365-1Sun Ship (take 1, breakdown)-
90365-2Sun Ship (take 2, complete alternate version)-
90365-3Sun Ship (take 3, insert 1)-
90365-4Sun Ship (take 4, complete version)-
same session
Studio Conversation-
90366-1Ascent (take 1, complete version)-
90366-2Ascent (take 2, incomplete version)-
90366-3Ascent (take 3, false starts and incomplete version)-
90366-4-6Ascent (takes 4-6, inserts/false starts)-
90366-7Ascent (take 7, complete insert 4)-
90366-8Ascent (take 8, complete insert 5)-
90367-1Amen (take 1, alternate version)-
90367-2Amen (take 2, released version)-
* Impulse! AS-9211, IMPD-167   John Coltrane - Sun Ship
* Impulse! ASH-9283-2   Elvin Jones - The Impulse Years
* Impulse! AS-9235-2   McCoy Tyner - Reevaluation: The Impulse Years
* Impulse! B0018075-02   John Coltrane - Sun Ship - The Complete Session

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 2, 1965
90379LoveImpulse! AS-9332
-Compassion-
-Joy-
90380Consequences-
-Serenity-
* Impulse! AS-9332, GRD-118   John Coltrane - First Meditations (For Quartet)

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
Coast Recorders, San Francisco, CA, September 22, 1965
Joy (alternate version)Impulse! IZ-9345/2, GRD-118
* Impulse! IZ-9345/2   The Mastery Of John Coltrane, Vol. I - Feelin' Good
* Impulse! GRD-118   John Coltrane - First Meditations (For Quartet)

John Coltrane Quartet + Alice Coltrane Group

John Coltrane (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) plus Alice Coltrane (harp, vibes) Charlie Haden (bass) plus string section: Murray Adler (concertmaster) James Getzoff or Jerry Vinci, Gordon Marron, Michael White (violin) Rollice Dale, Myra Kestenbaum (viola) Jesse Ehrlich, Ed Lustgarten (cello)
Coast Recorders, San Francisco, CA, September 22, 1965;
overdubbed on The Village Recorder, Los Angeles, CA, April 16 & 17, 1972
Joy (overdubbed version)Impulse! AS-9225
* Impulse! AS-9225   John Coltrane - Infinity

John Coltrane Sextet

Donald Garrett (bass clarinet, bass) Pharoah Sanders (tenor sax) John Coltrane (tenor, soprano sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"The Penthouse", Seattle, WA, September 30, 1965
91198CosmosImpulse! AS-9202-2, AS-9267-2, ASH-9278-2
91199Out Of This World (Part One)Impulse! AS-9202-2
-Out Of This World (Part Two)-
Body And SoulImpulse! GRD-2-146
Tapestry In SoundImpulse! AS-9202-2
91200Evolution (Part One)-
-Evolution (Part Two)-
Afro-BlueImpulse! GRD-2-146
Bass DuetImpulse! lost
Thumb Piano Piece-
My Favorite Things-
* Impulse! AS-9202-2   John Coltrane Featuring Pharoah Sanders - Live In Seattle
= Impulse! GRD-2-146   John Coltrane - Live In Seattle
* Impulse! AS-9267-2   Various Artists - No Energy Crisis
* Impulse! ASH-9278-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years, Vol. 3

John Coltrane Octet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax, bass clarinet, percussion, bagpipes) Carlos Ward (alto sax) Pharoah Sanders, Archie Shepp (tenor sax, percussion) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Rashied Ali, Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Gate", NYC, September, 1965
Afro Bluerejected
Out Of This World-

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Archie Shepp (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones, unknown (drums)
September, 1965
But Not For Meprivate tape
unknown title-

John Coltrane Septet

Joe Brazil (flute, percussion) Donald Garrett (bass clarinet, bass, percussion) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Pharoah Sanders (tenor sax, percussion) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Camelot Sound Studios, Lynwood, WA, October 1, 1965
90435Om, Part IImpulse! A-9140
90436Om, Part IIImpulse! A-9140, AS-9200-2
* Impulse! A-9140, AS-9140   John Coltrane - Om
= Impulse! GRD-2-113   The Major Works Of John Coltrane
* Impulse! AS-9200-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years

John Coltrane Octet

John Coltrane, Pharoah Sanders (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Donald Garrett (bass, bass clarinet) Frank Butler, Elvin Jones (drums) Juno Lewis (vocals, percussion)
Western Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, October 14, 1965
90676Kulu Se Mama (Juno Se Mama)Impulse! A-9106, AS-9200-2, GRD-2-113
90677SelflessnessImpulse! AS-9161, GRD-2-113, 314 543 412-2
* Impulse! A-9106, AS-9106, 314 543 412-2   John Coltrane - Kulu Se Mama
* Impulse! AS-9200-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years
* Impulse! AS-9161   John Coltrane - Selflessness Featuring My Favorite Things
* Impulse! GRD-2-113   The Major Works Of John Coltrane

Larry Young Quartet

Woody Shaw (trumpet -1,2,4/6) Joe Henderson (tenor sax -1,2,4/6) Larry Young (organ) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 10, 1965
1. 1676 tk.5IfBlue Note BLP 4221
2. 1677 tk.17Beyond All Limits-
3. 1678 tk.18Monk's Dream-
4. 1679 tk.21The Moontrane-
5. 1680 tk.22Zoltan-
6. 1681 tk.25Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise-
* Blue Note BLP 4221, BST 84221, CDP 7 84221 2   Larry Young - Unity

John Coltrane Sextet

John Coltrane (left channel tenor sax, percussion) Pharoah Sanders (right channel tenor sax, tambourine, bells) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Rashied Ali (left channel drums) Elvin Jones (right channel drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 23, 1965
90413The Father And The Son And The Holy GhostImpulse! A-9110, AS-9223-2
-CompassionImpulse! A-9110
90414Love-
-Consequences-
-SerenityImpulse! A-9110, AS-9235-2, ASH-9283-2
* Impulse! A-9110, AS-9110, IMPD-199   John Coltrane - Meditations
* Impulse! AS-9223-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years, Vol. 2
* Impulse! AS-9235-2   McCoy Tyner - Reevaluation: The Impulse Years
* Impulse! ASH-9283-2   Elvin Jones - The Impulse Years

1966

Earl Hines

Cat Anderson, Bill Berry, Ray Nance, Clark Terry (trumpet) Lawrence Brown, Buster Cooper (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor sax) Johnny Hodges, Russell Procope (alto sax) Harold Ashby, Paul Gonsalves (tenor sax) Earl Hines (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, January 10, 1966
90460Once Upon A TimeImpulse! A-9108, AS-9256-2
* Impulse! A-9108, AS-9108, 024 654 492-2   Earl Hines - Once Upon A Time
* Impulse! AS-9256-2   Various Artists - Ellingtonia - Reevaluations: The Impulse Years

Earl Hines

Cat Anderson, Ray Nance (trumpet) Lawrence Brown (trombone) Pee Wee Russell (clarinet) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor sax) Paul Gonsalves (tenor sax) Earl Hines (piano) Aaron Bell (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, January 11, 1966
90461The Blues In My FlatImpulse! A-9108
90462You Can Depend On Me-
Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet) Earl Hines (piano) Aaron Bell (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
90463Fantastic, That's You-
* Impulse! A-9108, AS-9108, 024 654 492-2   Earl Hines - Once Upon A Time

Freddie Hubbard Sextet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Hosea Taylor (alto sax, bassoon) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano, celeste) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 5, 1966
1706 tk.6The Melting PotBlue Note CDP 7 46545 2
1707 tk.10True Colors-
For B.P.rejected
* Blue Note CDP 7 46545 2   Freddie Hubbard - Blue Spirits

Elvin Jones Sextet

Thad Jones (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Dollar Brand (piano) Steve James (electric piano -1,5) Don Moore (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, March 23, 1966
1. 10052Lycra TooAtlantic LP 1485
2. 10053H.M. On F.M.-
3. 10054Tintiyana-
4. 10055The Juggler-
5. 12832Lycra Too (edited version)Atlantic 2437
* Atlantic LP 1485, SD 1485   Elvin Jones - Midnight Walk
* Atlantic 2437   Elvin Jones - Lycra Too / Midnight Walk

Elvin Jones Sextet

Thad Jones (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Dollar Brand (piano) Don Moore (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) George Abend (percussion)
NYC, March 24, 1966
10058All Of UsAtlantic LP 1485
10059Cross Purpose-
10060Midnight Walk-
10061Untitledunissued
12831Midnight Walk (edited version)Atlantic 2437
* Atlantic LP 1485, SD 1485   Elvin Jones - Midnight Walk
* Atlantic 2437   Elvin Jones - Lycra Too / Midnight Walk

Sonny Rollins Quartet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet -3) Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 9, 1966
1. 90570Blessing In DisguiseImpulse! A-9121, AS-9236-2
2. 90571We Kiss In A ShadowImpulse! A-9121
3. 90572East Broadway Run DownImpulse! A-9121, AS-9236-2, ASD-9228-3
* Impulse! A-9121, AS-9121, IMPD-161   Sonny Rollins - East Broadway Run Down
* Impulse! AS-9236-2   Sonny Rollins - Reevaluation: The Impulse Years
* Impulse! ASD-9228-3   Various Artists - Impulse Energy Essentials

1967 (age 40)

McCoy Tyner Quartet

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

Tete Montoliu Trio

Tete Montoliu (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Top Of The Gate-Village Gate", NYC, April 21, 1967
unknown titlesImpulse! unissued

Tete Montoliu Trio

Tete Montoliu (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Top Of The Gate-Village Gate", NYC, April 22, 1967
unknown titlesImpulse! unissued

Elvin Jones - Richard Davis Duo

Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
RCA Studios, NYC, June 19, 1967
90809SummertimeImpulse! AS-9160, ASY-9284-3
* Impulse! AS-9160, 314 547 959-2   Elvin Jones And Richard Davis - Heavy Sounds
* Impulse! ASY-9284-3   Various Artists - The Bass

Elvin Jones - Richard Davis Quartet

Frank Foster (tenor sax) Billy Greene (piano -1,3/6) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums, guitar -6)
RCA Studios, NYC, June 20, 1967
1. 90811Raunchy RitaImpulse! AS-9160
2. 90812Shiny StockingsImpulse! AS-9160, ASH-9283-2
3. 90813Take The "A" Trainunissued
4. 90814Here's That Rainy DayImpulse! AS-9160
5. 90815M.E.-
6. 90816Elvin's Guitar Blues-
* Impulse! AS-9160, 314 547 959-2   Elvin Jones And Richard Davis - Heavy Sounds
* Impulse! ASH-9283-2   Elvin Jones - The Impulse Years

Lee Konitz Duets

Lee Konitz (tenor sax) Elvin Jones (drums)
Plaza Sound Studios, NYC, September 25, 1967
Variations On Alone Together IIMilestone MSP 9013
Lee Konitz (alto sax) Karl Berger (vibes) Eddie Gomez (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Variations On Alone Together V-
Marshall Brown (valve trombone) Lee Konitz (alto sax, electric tenor sax) Joe Henderson, Richie Kamuca (tenor sax) Karl Berger (vibes) Dick Katz (piano) Jim Hall (guitar) Eddie Gomez (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Alphanumeric-
* Milestone MSP 9013; Original Jazz Classics OJC-466, OJCCD-466-2   The Lee Konitz Duets

Jazz For A Sunday Afternoon

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Ray Nance (violin) Chick Corea (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, October 1, 1967
Lullaby Of The LeavesSolid State SS 18027
Birks' Works (as Dizzy's Blues)Solid State SS 18034
Marvin Stamm (trumpet) Garnett Brown (trombone) Joe Farrell (tenor sax) Chick Corea (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
13 Avenue BSolid State SS 18052
Stella By Starlight-
Bachafillenunissued
* Solid State SS 18027   Various Artists - Jazz For A Sunday Afternoon, Vol. 1
* Solid State SS 18034   Dizzy Gillespie - Live At The Village Vanguard
* Solid State SS 18052   Various Artists - Jazz For A Sunday Afternoon, Vol. 4

Jaki Byard Trio

Jaki Byard (piano, guitar) David Izenzon (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, October 31, 1967
Cast AwayPrestige PR 7550
Chandra-
Diane's Melody-
Sunshine-
St. Louis Blues-
Transition-
Zildjian-
* Prestige PR 7550; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1946-2   Jaki Byard - Sunshine Of My Soul

1968

Elvin Jones Quartet/Trio

Hannibal Marvin Peterson (trumpet -4) George Coleman (tenor sax) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, March 20, 1968
1.Spoken Introduction
2.By Georgeenja (G) 2036
3.Laura-
4.Mister Jones-
5.You Don't Know What Love Is-
6.Closing Talk By Elvin Jones
* enja (G) 2036, CD 2036-2   Elvin Jones - Live At The Village Vanguard

Elvin Jones Quartet/Trio

Hannibal Marvin Peterson (trumpet -10,11) George Coleman (tenor sax) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, March, 1968?
1.A Night In TunisiaHoneydew HD 6602
2.Blues Inside Out-
3.WhewHoneydew HD 6603
4.Blues Inside Out-
5.You Don't Know What Love Is-
6.Body And Soul-
7.YesterdaysHoneydew HD 6604
8.A Night In Tunisia-
9.Body And Soul-
10.Mr. JonesHoneydew HD 6605
11.Raunchy Rita-
* Honeydew HD 6602   Elvin Jones - Sky Scrapers, Vol. 1
* Honeydew HD 6603   Elvin Jones - Sky Scrapers, Vol. 2
* Honeydew HD 6604   Elvin Jones - Sky Scrapers, Vol. 3
* Honeydew HD 6605   Elvin Jones - Sky Scrapers, Vol. 4

Elvin Jones Trio

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

Ornette Coleman Quartet

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

Ornette Coleman Quartet

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

Elvin Jones Trio

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

Pepper Adams Quintet

Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, December 11 & 12, 1968
InanoutPrestige PR 7677
Star-Crossed Lovers-
Cindy's Tune-
Serenity-
Elusive-
I've Just Seen Her-
Punjab-
Verdandi-
* Prestige PR 7677; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-892-2   Pepper Adams - Encounter!

Elvin Jones Trio

Joe Farrell (tenor, soprano sax) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Continental, 1968
Village GreeneTop Jazz Sarpe (It) SJ 1017
Yesterday-
Gingerbread Boy-
* Top Jazz Sarpe (It) SJ 1017   Philly Jo Jones Quintet/Elvin Jones Trio

1969

Phineas Newborn Jr. Trio

Phineas Newborn Jr. (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Contemporary Records' Studio, Hollywood, CA, February 12 & 13, 1969
Please Send Me Someone To LoveContemporary S 7622
Rough Ridin'-
Come Sunday-
Brentwood Blues-
He's A Real Gone Guy-
Black Coffee-
Little Niles-
Stay On It-
same session
Harlem BluesContemporary S 7634
Sweet And Lovely-
Little Girl Blue-
Ray's Idea-
Stella By Starlight-
Tenderly-
Cookin' At The Continental-
* Contemporary S 7622; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-947-2   Phineas Newborn Jr. - Please Send Me Someone To Love
* Contemporary S 7634; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-662-2   Phineas Newborn Jr. - Harlem Blues

Barney Kessel Quartet

Bobby Hutcherson (vibes) Barney Kessel (guitar) Chuck Domanico (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 12, 1969
Moving UpContemporary M 3618, FCD-60-021
Blue GrassContemporary M 3618
This Guy's In Love With YouContemporary M 3618, CCD-6022-2
Blues Up, Down And All AroundContemporary M 3618
The Sounds Of Silence-
Two Note Samba-
* Contemporary M 3618, S 7618; Original Jazz Classics OJC-179, OJCCD-1043-2   Barney Kessel - Feeling Free
* Contemporary FCD-60-021   The Artistry Of Barney Kessel
* Contemporary CCD-6022-2   Barney Kessel - Plays For Lovers

Elvin Jones Septet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) George Coleman (tenor sax -1/4) Joe Farrell (tenor, soprano sax, flute, alto flute) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Candido (congas -1,2,4,5) Miguelito Valdes (percussion -1,4,5)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 14, 1969
1. 3852 tk.1Dido AfriqueBlue Note BN-LA506-H2
2. 3853 tk.4Champagne Baby-
3. 3854 tk.8Inner Space-
4. 3855 tk.14Raynay-
5. 3856 tk.18Once I Loved (O Amor Em Paz)-
* Blue Note BN-LA506-H2   Elvin Jones - The Prime Elements
= Blue Note 7243 4 93385 2   Elvin Jones - At This Point In Time

Eddie Gale Nonet With Noble Gale Singers

Eddie Gale (trumpet) Roland Alexander (soprano sax, flute -2/8) Jimmy Lyons (alto sax -2/8) Russell Lyle (tenor sax, flute -2/8) Jo Ann Gale Stevens (guitar, vocals -2/8) Henry Pearson, Judah Samuel (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) John Robinson (African drums -2/8) Sylvia Bibbs, Charles Davis, Paula Nadine Larkin, William Norwood, Fulumi Prince, Carol Ann Robinson, Sondra Walston (vocals -2/8)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 2, 1969
1. 4219Ghetto SummertimeBlue Note 45-1952, BST 84320
2. 4220The GleekerBlue Note BST 84320
3. 4221It Must Be You-
4. 4222Black Rhythm HappeningBlue Note 45-1952, BST 84320
5. 4223Look At TeyondaBlue Note BST 84320
6. 4224Song Of Will-
7. 4379Ghetto Love Night-
8. 4380Mexico Thing-
* Blue Note BST 84320   Eddie Gale - Black Rhythm Happening
* Blue Note 45-1952   Eddie Gale - Black Rhythm Happening / Ghetto Summertime

Elvin Jones Septet

Fred Tompkins (flute -2) George Coleman (tenor sax -1,3/6) Joe Farrell (tenor sax, flute, English horn, bass flute) Pepper Adams (baritone sax -1,3,4,6) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Candido (congas -1,4,6)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 26, 1969
1. 5210 tk.1Mr. JonesBlue Note BST 84331, BN-LA110-F
2. 5211 tk.3YesBlue Note BST 84331
3. tk.5unknown titlerejected
4. 5212 tk.9Agappe LoveBlue Note BST 84331
5. 5214 tk.12Whew-
6. 5213 tk.14Agenda-
* Blue Note BST 84331, CDP 7 84331 2   Elvin Jones - Poly-Currents
* Blue Note BN-LA110-F   Elvin Jones - Mr. Jones

1970

McCoy Tyner Sextet

Wayne Shorter (soprano, tenor sax) Gary Bartz (alto sax) Alice Coltrane (harp -2/4) McCoy Tyner (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 9, 1970
1. tk.3The WandererBlue Note BST 84419
2. tk.4Message From The Nile-
3. tk.5His Blessings-
4. tk.6Survival Blues-
* Blue Note BST 84419   McCoy Tyner - Extensions (not released)
= Blue Note BN-LA006-F   McCoy Tyner - Extensions

Leon Thomas - T-Bone Walker - Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson - Joe Turner

Russ Andrews (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Lawrence Lucie (guitar) Al Hall (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Joe Turner (vocals -1,2) T-Bone Walker (vocals -6,7) Eddie Vinson (vocals, alto sax -3/5)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, May, 1970
1.Honey HushFlying Dutchman/Bluestime (Du) BT 9009
2.Yakety Yak-
3.Cleanhead Blues-
4.I Had A Dream-
5.Person To Person-
6.Stormy Monday Blues-
7.Sail On-
* Flying Dutchman/Bluestime (Du) BT 9009   Various Artists - Super Black Blues, Vol. 2

Elvin Jones Quintet

George Coleman (tenor sax) Frank Foster (tenor sax, alto clarinet) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Candido (congas, tambourine)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 17, 1970
6675SimoneBlue Note BST 84361
66735/4 Thing-
6674Ural Stradania-
6672Yesterdays-
6671Shinjitu-
* Blue Note BST 84361   Elvin Jones - Coalition

1971

Elvin Jones Quintet

Frank Foster (tenor sax, alto flute, alto clarinet) Joe Farrell, Dave Liebman (tenor, soprano sax) Gene Perla (bass, electric bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 12, 1971
7400SlumberBlue Note BST 84369
7402Cecilia Is Love-
7398 (tk.2)P.P. Phoenix-
7399 (tk.5)For All The Other Times-
7401Three Card Molly-
9078Who's Afraid...Blue Note BST 84414
* Blue Note BST 84369   Elvin Jones - Genesis
* Blue Note BST 84414   Elvin Jones - Merry-Go-Round

Elvin Jones Quintet

Joe Farrell (tenor sax, flute) Frank Foster (tenor, soprano sax) Chick Corea (piano) Gene Perla (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"John Coltrane Memorial Concert", "Town Hall", NYC, September 12, 1971
ShinjituPM Records PMR-004; Jazz Door (G) JD 1255
Simone-
* PM Records PMR-004   Elvin Jones Live
* Jazz Door (G) JD 1255   Elvin Jones - The John Coltrane Memorial Concert

Joe Farrell Quintet

Joe Farrell (tenor, soprano sax, flute, alto flute, piccolo, arranger, conductor) Chick Corea (electric piano) Buster Williams (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Airto (percussion)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, circa November 4, 1971
OutbackCTI 6014
Sound Down-
Bleeding Orchid-
November 68th-
* CTI 6014, 8005   Joe Farrell - Outback

Elvin Jones Tentet

Steve Grossman, Dave Liebman (tenor, soprano sax) Joe Farrell (tenor, soprano sax, flute, piccolo) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Chick Corea, Jan Hammer (piano, electric piano) Yoshiaki Masuo (guitar) Gene Perla (bass, electric bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Don Alias (congas, glockenspiel, Oriental bells)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 16, 1971
9071 (tk.2)'Round TownBlue Note BST 84414
9072 (tk.5)Brite Piece-
9073 (tk.4)Lungs-
9074 (tk.6)A Time For Love-
9075 (tk.2)Tergiversation-
9077 (tk.3)The Children's Merry-Go-Round March-
9076 (tk.2)La Fiesta-
* Blue Note BST 84414   Elvin Jones - Merry-Go-Round

1972

Newport In New York '72

Joe Newman (trumpet) Nat Adderley (trumpet, cornet) Tyree Glenn (trombone) Illinois Jacquet, Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Jaki Byard (piano) Chubby Jackson (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Radio City Music Hall, NYC, July 6, 1972
25538PerdidoCobblestone CST 9026-2; Atlantic (Eu) ATL 40447
25539Misty-
25540Now's The Time-
* Cobblestone CST 9026-2   Various Artists - Newport In New York '72 - The Jam Sessions, Vol. 3 & 4
= Cobblestone CST 9032-6   Various Artists - Newport In New York '72
* Atlantic (Eu) ATL 40447   Various Artists - Newport In New York '72 - The Jam Sessions, Vol. 3

Elvin Jones Octet

Steve Grossman (tenor sax) Dave Liebman (tenor, soprano sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Jan Hammer (piano) Gene Perla (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Carlos "Patato" Valdes (congas) Frank Ippolito (percussion)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 12, 1972
9995New BreedBlue Note BN-LA110-F
9996What's Up-That's It-
* Blue Note BN-LA110-F   Elvin Jones - Mr. Jones

Elvin Jones Nonet

Thad Jones (flugelhorn) Dave Liebman (tenor sax, flute) Steve Grossman (tenor, soprano sax) Jan Hammer (piano) Gene Perla (bass, electric bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Carlos "Patato" Valdes (congas) Albert Duffy (timpani) Frank Ippolito (percussion)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 13, 1972
9994SoultraneBlue Note BN-LA110-F
9992One Native's Place-
9993G.G. (as Gee Gee)-
* Blue Note BN-LA110-F   Elvin Jones - Mr. Jones

Elvin Jones Quartet

Steve Grossman (tenor, soprano sax) Dave Liebman (tenor, soprano sax, flute) Gene Perla (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, 1st set, September 9, 1972
introduction By Bill Chappell And Rick HolmesBlue Note BN-LA015-G2
Brite PieceBlue Note CDP 7 84448 2
New BreedBlue Note BN-LA015-G2, CDP 7 84447 2
Sambra-
My Ship-
Taurus PeopleBlue Note CDP 7 84447 2
Happy Birthday GreetingBlue Note BN-LA015-G2, CDP 7 84448 2
* Blue Note BN-LA015-G2   Elvin Jones - Live At The Lighthouse
* Blue Note CDP 7 84448 2   Elvin Jones - Live At The Lighthouse, Vol. 2
* Blue Note CDP 7 84447 2   Elvin Jones - Live At The Lighthouse, Vol. 1

Elvin Jones Quartet

Steve Grossman (tenor, soprano sax) Dave Liebman (tenor, soprano sax, flute) Gene Perla (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, 2nd set, September 9, 1972
Fancy FreeBlue Note BN-LA015-G2, CDP 7 84447 2
I'm A Fool To Want YouBlue Note CDP 7 84448 2
Sweet MamaBlue Note BN-LA015-G2, CDP 7 84448 2
The Children, Save The Children-
* Blue Note BN-LA015-G2   Elvin Jones - Live At The Lighthouse
* Blue Note CDP 7 84447 2   Elvin Jones - Live At The Lighthouse, Vol. 1
* Blue Note CDP 7 84448 2   Elvin Jones - Live At The Lighthouse, Vol. 2

Elvin Jones Quartet

Steve Grossman (tenor, soprano sax) Dave Liebman (tenor, soprano sax, flute) Gene Perla (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, 3rd set, September 9, 1972
Children's Merry-Go-RoundBlue Note CDP 7 84448 2
Small OneBlue Note CDP 7 84447 2
P.P. Phoenixrejected
For All Those Other TimesBlue Note CDP 7 84447 2
announcement-
* Blue Note CDP 7 84448 2   Elvin Jones - Live At The Lighthouse, Vol. 2
* Blue Note CDP 7 84447 2   Elvin Jones - Live At The Lighthouse, Vol. 1

Elvin Jones Quartet

Steve Grossman (tenor, soprano sax) Dave Liebman (tenor, soprano sax, flute) Gene Perla (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Jazz Jamboree 72", Warsaw, Poland, October 20, 1972
YesterdaysPolskie Nagrania Muza (Polish) XL 0929
Children's Merry-Go-Round-
* Polskie Nagrania Muza (Polish) XL 0929, SXL 0929   Various Artists - Jazz Jamboree '72

Elvin Jones Trio

Masabumi Kikuchi (piano) Gene Perla (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, November 25, 1972
ApplePhilips (J) FX 8562
Ginkai-
Little Abi-
Bell-
Hollow Out-
* Philips (J) FX 8562, (J) FS 6508, (J) PHCE 4135   Masabumi Kikuchi, Elvin Jones - Hollow Out

1973

Elvin Jones Band

Frank Foster, Steve Grossman (tenor, soprano sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Jan Hammer (piano, electric piano, synthesizer) Cornell Dupree (guitar) Gene Perla (bass, electric bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Candido (congas) Warren Smith (timpani) Omar Clay, Richie "Pablo" Landrum (percussion, programmable rhythm box)
A&R Recording Studios, NYC, July 24, 1973
13432 (tk.2)The Whims Of BalBlue Note BN-LA506-H2
13431 (tk.2)The Prime Element-
* Blue Note BN-LA506-H2   Elvin Jones - The Prime Elements
= Blue Note 7243 4 93385 2   Elvin Jones - At This Point In Time

Elvin Jones Band

Frank Foster, Steve Grossman (tenor, soprano sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Jan Hammer (piano, electric piano, synthesizer) Cornell Dupree (guitar) Gene Perla (bass, electric bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Candido (congas) Warren Smith (timpani) Omar Clay, Richie "Pablo" Landrum (percussion, programmable rhythm box): same personnel
A&R Recording Studios, NYC, July 25, 1973
(tk.1)Don't CryBlue Note 7243 4 93385 2
-Pauke Tanz-
(tk.2)The Unknighted Nations-
* Blue Note 7243 4 93385 2   Elvin Jones - At This Point In Time

Elvin Jones Band

Frank Foster, Steve Grossman (tenor, soprano sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Jan Hammer (piano, electric piano, synthesizer) Cornell Dupree (guitar) Gene Perla (bass, electric bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Candido (congas) Warren Smith (timpani) Omar Clay, Richie "Pablo" Landrum (percussion, programmable rhythm box): same personnel
A&R Recording Studios, NYC, July 26, 1973
13429 (tk.1)At This Point In TimeBlue Note BN-LA506-H2
13430 (tk.1)Currents/Pollen-
* Blue Note BN-LA506-H2   Elvin Jones - The Prime Elements
= Blue Note 7243 4 93385 2   Elvin Jones - At This Point In Time

Billy Harper's Group

Jimmy Owens (trumpet) Dick Griffin, Julian Priester (trombone) Billy Harper (sax) George Cables (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Billy Cobham, Warren Smith (drums) with special guest: Elvin Jones (drums) on Barbara Grant, Billy Harper, Laveda Johnson, Gene McDaniels, Pat Robinson (voice)
released 1973
Capra BlackStrata-East SES-19739
Sir Galahad-
New Breed-
Soulfully, I Love You/Black Spiritual Of Love-
Cry Of Hunger-
* Strata-East SES-19739   Billy Harper - Capra Black

1974

Elvin Jones Quintet

Steve Grossman (tenor, soprano sax) Roland Prince (guitar) Milton Suggs (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Luis Agudo (pandeiro, cuica, agogo, berimbau, afuche) Sjunne Ferger (percussion)
Kumla, Sweden, September 29, 1974
AntiquaEast West (Swd) EWR 7501
Geneva-
Three Card Molly-
New Moon-
My Romance-
Basic Truth-
* East West (Swd) EWR 7501   Elvin Jones - Mr. Thunder

1975

McCoy Tyner Trio

McCoy Tyner (piano, celeste, harpsichord) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, February 18 & 19, 1975
Celestial ChantMilestone MSP 9063
Once I Loved-
Elvin (Sir) Jones-
Land Of The Lonely-
ImpressionsMilestone MSP 9063, M-47062
Ruby, My Dear-
* Milestone MSP 9063; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-720-2   McCoy Tyner - Trident
* Milestone M-47062   McCoy Tyner - Reflections

Elvin Jones Quartet

Pat LaBarbera (tenor sax) Roland Prince (guitar) David Williams (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Ljubljana Jazz Festival", Ljubljana, Yugoslavia, June 15, 1975
Some Other BluesJugoton (Yu) LSY 61323
* Jugoton (Yu) LSY 61323   Various Artists - Jazz Na Koncertnom Podiju, Vol. 1

Jimmy Rowles Quartet

Stan Getz (tenor sax) Jimmy Rowles (piano, vocals) Buster Williams (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Beverly Getz, Jon Hendricks, Judy Hendricks, Michele Hendricks (vocals -5)
NYC, October, 1975
1.Lester Left TownColumbia PC 34873
2.My Buddy-
3.Rose Marie-
4.This Is All I Ask-
5.The Chess Players-
* Columbia PC 34873   Stan Getz Presents Jimmie Rowles - The Peacocks

Elvin Jones Trio

Jan Hammer (piano, electric piano, synthesizer) Gene Perla (bass, electric bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Kent, NY, 1975
Thorn Of A White RosePM Records PMR-005
Namuh-
On The Mountain-
Smoke In The Sun-
London Air-
Destiny-
* PM Records PMR-005   Elvin Jones Is On The Mountain

Elvin Jones Band

Joe Farrell (soprano sax -5,7) Frank Foster (tenor, soprano sax -1,2,5) Azar Lawrence (tenor, soprano sax -3,4) Steve Grossman (tenor, soprano sax, flute) Kenny Barron (piano -1) Gene Perla (piano -5,7) Roland Prince (guitar) David Williams (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Frank Ippolito (percussion -1,2,4,5,7) Guilherme Franco (percussion -3,4) Candido (percussion -5,7)
NYC, 1975
1.Someone's Rocking My Jazz BoatVanguard VSD-79362
2.Naima-
3.Haresah-
4.Anti-Calypso-
5.Stephanie-
6.My Lover-
7.Agenda-
* Vanguard VSD-79362   Elvin Jones - New Agenda

1976

Oregon And Elvin Jones

Paul McCandless (oboe, English horn, bass clarinet, flute) Ralph Towner (12-string guitar, classical guitar, piano) Glen Moore (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Collin Walcott (tabla, congas)
Vanguard's Studio, NYC, January, 1976
Le VinVanguard VSD-79377
Lucifer's Fall-
Charango-
Three Step Dance-
Driven Omens-
Teeth-
Brujo-
* Vanguard VSD-79377   Oregon, Elvin Jones - Together

Art Pepper Quartet

Art Pepper (alto sax) George Cables (piano) David Williams (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, September 15 & 16, 1976
The TripContemporary S 7638
The Trip (alternate take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-410-2
A Song For RichardContemporary S 7638
Sweet Love Of Mine-
Junior Cat-
The Summer Knows-
Red Car-
* Contemporary S 7638; Original Jazz Classics OJC-410, OJCCD-410-2   Art Pepper - The Trip

Phineas Newborn Jr. Trio

Phineas Newborn Jr. (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Contemporary Records' Studio, Hollywood, CA, September 17 & 18, 1976
Sugar RayContemporary C 7648
Ill Wind (You're Blowin' Me No Good)-
Watch What Happens-
No Moon At All-
Back Home-
On Green Dolphin Street-
Pamela-
Love For Sale-
* Contemporary C 7648; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-971-2   Phineas Newborn Jr. - Back Home

Summit Meeting

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Bunky Green (alto sax) James Moody (tenor sax) Al Dailey (piano) Roland Prince (guitar) David Williams (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Angel Allende (percussion)
NYC, November 18, 1976
Tee Pee MusicVanguard VSD-79390
Blues For Clark-
Moody Magic-
Summit Song-
Jones-
* Vanguard VSD-79390   Elvin Jones, James Moody, Clark Terry, Bunky Green, Roland Prince - Summit Meeting

Elvin Jones Band

Pat LaBarbera (reeds) David Liebman (reeds -1,2) Steve Grossman (reeds -2/5) Frank Foster (reeds -3/5) Albert Dailey (keyboards) Ryo Kawasaki (guitar) David Williams (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Dave Johnson (percussion -1,2) Angel Allende (percussion -3/5)
1976
1.Salty IronVanguard VSD-79372
2.Sweet Mama-
3.Mini Modes-
4.Philomene-
5.Song Of Rejoicing After Returning From A Hunt-
* Vanguard VSD-79372   Elvin Jones - The Main Force

1977 (age 50)

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Sound Ideas Studios, NYC, February 4, 1977
Oleoenja (G) 2088
Denzil's Best-
A Blue Time-
Relaxin' At Camarillo-
Cup Bearers-
Eclypso-
Confirmation-
Cup Bearers (alternate take)enja (G) 4014
Confirmation (alternate take)-
Maybe September-
* enja (G) 2088, CD 2088-2   Tommy Flanagan - Eclypso
* enja (G) 4014   Tommy Flanagan - Confirmation

Hadley Caliman Quartet

Hadley Caliman (tenor sax, flute) Hotep Cecil Barnard (piano) David Williams (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Sage & Sound, Hollywood, CA, June 7, 1977
Presenting Mr. JonesCatalyst CAT-7624
My Marie-
Gala-
Separation Blues-
Schyleen-
Lush Life-
Two For T-
* Catalyst CAT-7624   Hadley Caliman - Celebration

Chico Freeman Quintet

Chico Freeman (tenor sax, flute) Hilton Ruiz (piano) Joony Booth (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Jumma Santos (percussion)
Los Angeles, CA, June 21, 22 & 23, 1977
Two Over OneContemporary S 7640
Beyond The Rain-
Excerpts-
My One And Only Love-
Pepe's Samba-
* Contemporary S 7640; Original Jazz Classics OJC-479, OJCCD-479-2   Chico Freeman - Beyond The Rain

Ray Brown Trio

Cedar Walton (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, June 22, 1977
Ojos De RojoContemporary S 7641
Slippery-
For All We Knowunissued
* Contemporary S 7641; Original Jazz Classics OJC-412, OJCCD-412-2   Ray Brown - Something For Lester

Ray Brown Trio

Cedar Walton (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, June 23, 1977
Something In CommonContemporary S 7641
Sister Sadie-
* Contemporary S 7641; Original Jazz Classics OJC-412, OJCCD-412-2   Ray Brown - Something For Lester

Ray Brown Trio

Cedar Walton (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, June 24, 1977
Love Walked InContemporary S 7641
Georgia On My Mind-
Little Girl Blue-
* Contemporary S 7641; Original Jazz Classics OJC-412, OJCCD-412-2   Ray Brown - Something For Lester

Art Pepper Quartet

Art Pepper (alto, tenor sax, clarinet) George Cables (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 1st set (first show), July 28, 1977
spoken introduction
Blues For HeardOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD-694-2
spoken introduction
Scrapple From The AppleOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD-697-2
spoken introduction
But BeautifulContemporary (J) GXH-3009/11, C 7643
spoken introduction
My Friend JohnContemporary (J) GXH-3009/11, C 7642
spoken introduction
CherokeeContemporary 9CCD-4417-2
Blues For Heard-
* Contemporary (J) GXH-3009/11   Art Pepper - Live At The Village Vanguard
* Contemporary C 7643; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-695-2   Art Pepper - Friday Night At The Village Vanguard
* Contemporary C 7642; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-694-2   Art Pepper - Thursday Night At The Village Vanguard
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-697-2   Art Pepper - More For Les - At The Village Vanguard, Vol. 4
* Contemporary 9CCD-4417-2   Art Pepper - The Complete Village Vanguard Sessions

Art Pepper Quartet

Art Pepper (alto, tenor sax, clarinet) George Cables (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 2nd set (second show), July 28, 1977
spoken introduction
For FreddieContemporary 9CCD-4417-2
spoken introduction
Valse TristeContemporary (J) GXH-3009/11, C 7642
spoken introduction
Live At The VanguardContemporary 9CCD-4417-2
spoken introduction
CaravanContemporary 9CCD-4417-2
Blues For Heard-
* Contemporary (J) GXH-3009/11   Art Pepper - Live At The Village Vanguard
* Contemporary C 7642; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-694-2   Art Pepper - Thursday Night At The Village Vanguard
* Contemporary 9CCD-4417-2   Art Pepper - The Complete Village Vanguard Sessions

Art Pepper Quartet

Art Pepper (alto, tenor sax, clarinet) George Cables (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 3rd set (third show), July 28, 1977
spoken introduction
Over The RainbowContemporary C 7650
spoken introduction
The TripContemporary (J) GXH-3009/11, C 7644
Blues For LesContemporary (J) GXH-3009/11, C 7642
A Night In TunisiaOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD-695-2
* Contemporary C 7650; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-697-2   Art Pepper - More For Les - At The Village Vanguard, Vol. 4
* Contemporary (J) GXH-3009/11   Art Pepper - Live At The Village Vanguard
* Contemporary C 7644; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-696-2   Art Pepper - Saturday Night At The Village Vanguard
* Contemporary C 7642; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-694-2   Art Pepper - Thursday Night At The Village Vanguard
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-695-2   Art Pepper - Friday Night At The Village Vanguard

Art Pepper Quartet

Art Pepper (alto, tenor sax, clarinet) George Cables (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 1st set (fourth show), July 29, 1977
spoken introduction
No LimitContemporary C 7650
spoken introduction
Valse TristeContemporary 9CCD-4417-2
spoken introduction
My Friend JohnContemporary 9CCD-4417-2
spoken introduction
You Go To My HeadContemporary (J) GXH-3009/11, C 7644
Cherokee-
Blues For HeardContemporary 9CCD-4417-2
* Contemporary C 7650; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-697-2   Art Pepper - More For Les - At The Village Vanguard, Vol. 4
* Contemporary (J) GXH-3009/11   Art Pepper - Live At The Village Vanguard
* Contemporary C 7644; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-696-2   Art Pepper - Saturday Night At The Village Vanguard
* Contemporary 9CCD-4417-2   Art Pepper - The Complete Village Vanguard Sessions

Art Pepper Quartet

Art Pepper (alto, tenor sax, clarinet) George Cables (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 2nd set (fifth show), July 29, 1977
count-off / Blues For HeardContemporary 9CCD-4417-2
AnthropologyContemporary (J) VDP-2043/46
These Foolish ThingsContemporary C 7650
For FreddieContemporary 9CCD-4417-2
Blues For Heard-
* Contemporary C 7650; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-697-2   Art Pepper - More For Les - At The Village Vanguard, Vol. 4
* Contemporary 9CCD-4417-2   Art Pepper - The Complete Village Vanguard Sessions
* Contemporary (J) VDP-2043/46   Art Pepper - The Village Vanguard Collection

Art Pepper Quartet

Art Pepper (alto, tenor sax, clarinet) George Cables (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 3rd set (sixth show), July 29, 1977
spoken introduction
Las Cuevas De MarioContemporary 9CCD-4417-2
spoken introduction
Stella By StarlightContemporary 9CCD-4417-2
spoken introduction
GoodbyeContemporary 9CCD-4417-2
spoken introduction
Vanguard MaxContemporary 9CCD-4417-2
Blues For Heard-
* Contemporary 9CCD-4417-2   Art Pepper - The Complete Village Vanguard Sessions

Art Pepper Quartet

Art Pepper (alto, tenor sax, clarinet) George Cables (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 1st set (seventh show), July 30, 1977
count-off / Vanguard MaxContemporary (J) VDP-2043/46
spoken introduction
Las Cuevas De MarioContemporary (J) GXH-3009/11, C 7643
spoken introduction
GoodbyeContemporary (J) GXH-3009/11, C 7642
spoken introduction
For FreddieOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD-696-2
Blues For HeardContemporary 9CCD-4417-2
* Contemporary (J) GXH-3009/11   Art Pepper - Live At The Village Vanguard
* Contemporary C 7643; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-695-2   Art Pepper - Friday Night At The Village Vanguard
* Contemporary C 7642; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-694-2   Art Pepper - Thursday Night At The Village Vanguard
* Contemporary (J) VDP-2043/46   Art Pepper - The Village Vanguard Collection
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-696-2   Art Pepper - Saturday Night At The Village Vanguard
* Contemporary 9CCD-4417-2   Art Pepper - The Complete Village Vanguard Sessions

Art Pepper Quartet

Art Pepper (alto, tenor sax, clarinet) George Cables (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 2nd set (eighth show), July 30, 1977
announcement / false start
My Friend JohnContemporary 9CCD-4417-2
spoken introduction
More For LesContemporary C 7650
CherokeeContemporary 9CCD-4417-2
Blues For Heard-
* Contemporary C 7650; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-697-2   Art Pepper - More For Les - At The Village Vanguard, Vol. 4
* Contemporary 9CCD-4417-2   Art Pepper - The Complete Village Vanguard Sessions

Art Pepper Quartet

Art Pepper (alto, tenor sax, clarinet) George Cables (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 3rd set (ninth show), July 30, 1977
count-off / For FreddieContemporary 9CCD-4417-2
More For Les-
CaravanContemporary (J) GXH-3009/11, C 7643
Labyrinth-
My Friend JohnContemporary 9CCD-4417-2
* Contemporary (J) GXH-3009/11   Art Pepper - Live At The Village Vanguard
* Contemporary C 7643; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-695-2   Art Pepper - Friday Night At The Village Vanguard
* Contemporary 9CCD-4417-2   Art Pepper - The Complete Village Vanguard Sessions

Elvin Jones Band

Frank Wess (flute -1,2) Frank Foster (soprano sax -2) Bunky Green (alto sax) George Coleman (tenor sax -1,3/5) Kenny Barron (electric piano) Ryo Kawasaki (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass -1,2) Juney Booth (bass -3/5) Elvin Jones (drums) Angel Allende (percussion)
NYC, 1977
1.Frost BiteVanguard VSD-79389
2.Digital Display-
3.Moondance-
4.Time Capsule-
5.Spacing-
* Vanguard VSD-79389   Elvin Jones - Time Capsule

1978

The Elvin Jones Jazz Machine

Pat LaBarbera, Michael Stuart (alto, tenor, soprano sax) Roland Prince (guitar) Andy McCloud (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Stuttgart, West Germany, February 3, 4 & 5, 1978
GiraffeMPS (G) 0068.203
Section 8-
Little Lady-
Familiar Ground-
Kalima-
Beatrice-
Rememberance-
* MPS (G) 0068.203, 5C 064-60905; Pausa PR 7052   The Elvin Jones Jazz Machine - Remembrance

The Elvin Jones Music Machine

Frank Foster (tenor sax -1/3) Pat LaBarbera (tenor, soprano sax -1,3,4) Roland Prince (guitar) Andy McCloud (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
The Educational Center For The Arts, New Haven, CT, March 22, 23 & 24, 1978
1.Shi-Tsu-MonMark Levinson (J) 70PJ-1
2.Like Someone In Love-
3.Dealin'Mark Levinson (J) 70PJ-2
4.My One And Only Love-
* Mark Levinson (J) 70PJ-1   Elvin Jones Music Machine, Vol. 1
= Mark Levinson (J) 30PJ-8   Elvin Jones Music Machine
* Mark Levinson (J) 70PJ-2   Elvin Jones Music Machine, Vol. 2
= Mark Levinson (J) 30PJ-8   Elvin Jones Music Machine

Elvin Jones Jazz Machine

Frank Foster (tenor sax) Pat LaBarbera (tenor, soprano sax) Roland Prince (guitar) Andy McCloud (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Yomiuri Hall", Tokyo, Japan, April 8 & 9, 1978
E.J. BluesTrio (J) PAP-9111
House That Love Built-
A Love Supreme: Part I - Acknowledgement-
A Love Supreme: Part II - Resolution-
same session
Keiko's Birthday MarchTrio (J) PAP-9200
Bessie's Blues-
Antigua-
E.J. Blues-
* Trio (J) PAP-9111; Venus (J) TKCZ-79011   Elvin Jones Jazz Machine - Live In Japan 1978
* Trio (J) PAP-9200   Elvin Jones Jazz Machine - Live In Japan, Vol. 2
= Venus (J) TKCZ-79011   Elvin Jones Jazz Machine - Live In Japan 1978

Elvin Jones And Frank Foster With Nobuo Hara And His Sharp And Flats

Shuzo Morikawa, Hitoshi Okano, Hiroshi Sanami (trumpet) Yoshitaka Hanasaka, Tomiya Haneo, Kenji Nishiyama, Yoshio Oikawa, Shunji Satoh (trombone) Frank Foster (soprano, tenor sax) Hajime Maekawa, Kazuo Suzuki (alto sax) Yosuke Tonoki (tenor sax) Nobuo Hara (tenor sax, leader) Nobuyuki Morikawa (baritone sax) Takeshi Kamachi (piano) Kazuhiko Kawakami (guitar) Jun-ichi Kobayashi (bass) Elvin Jones, Yoshiyuki Nakamura (drums)
Tokyo, Japan, April 19, 1978
SimoneKing Records (J) SKA-3016
Someone's Rocking My Jazz Boat-
Giant Steps-
Shi-Tsu-Mon-
* King Records (J) SKA-3016   Elvin Jones And Frank Foster Meet Nobuo Hara And His Sharp And Flats - Giant Steps

1979

Elvin Jones Quartet

Art Pepper (alto sax -1,3,4,6) Roland Hanna (piano -1/4,6) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 13, 14 & 20, 1979
1.Sweet MamaTrio (J) PAP-9173
2.Passion Flower-
3.Zange-
4.Tin Tin Deo-
5.Pitter Pat-
6.The Witching Hour-
* Trio (J) PAP-9173; Venus (J) TKCZ-79030   Elvin Jones - Very R.A.R.E.

1980

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Sound Ideas Studios, NYC, February 4, 1980
Djangoenja (G) 3059
Minor Mishap (mistitled as Mino Perhaps)-
Too Late Now-
I Love You-
Rachel's Rondo-
Things Ain't What They Used To Be-
* enja (G) 3059, CD 3059-2   Tommy Flanagan - Super-Session

The Elvin Jones Jazz Machine

Andrew White (tenor sax) Richard "Ari" Brown (tenor, soprano sax) Marvin Horne (guitar) Andy McCloud (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Tokyo, Japan, June 19, 1980
Doll Of The BrideDenon (J) YF-7004
In A Sentimental Mood-
Heavy Hit-
Soul Train-
George And Me-
* Denon (J) YF-7004   Elvin Jones - Soul Train

Elvin Jones Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, August, 1980
YesterdaysDenon (J) YF-7017
In A Sentimental Mood-
Moon River-
Warm Valley-
Joash-
* Denon (J) YF-7017   Elvin Jones - Heart To Heart

1981

Pharoah Sanders

Pharoah Sanders (tenor sax, bells) Bobby Hutcherson (vibes) Joe Bonner (piano) Art Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Babatunde Lea (a go-go bells) B. Kazuko Ishida (voice)
NYC & San Francisco, CA, 1981
RejoiceTheresa TR 112/113
* Theresa TR 112/113; Evidence ECD 22020-2   Pharoah Sanders - Rejoice

1982

Elvin Jones Quintet

Terumasa Hino (cornet) David Liebman (soprano sax, flute) Kenny Kirkland (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 10, 1982
Three Card MollyPalo Alto Jazz PA 8016
Is Seeing Believing-
The Top Of The Middle-
Earth Jones-
Never Let Me Go-
Day And Night-
* Palo Alto Jazz PA 8016   Elvin Jones - Earth Jones

Elvin Jones Quintet

Terumasa Hino (cornet) David Liebman (soprano sax) Kenny Kirkland (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
circa February, 1982???
Santa Claus Is Coming To TownPalo Alto Jazz PA 8032
* Palo Alto Jazz PA 8032   Various Artists - Mistletoe Magic

Elvin Jones - McCoy Tyner Quintet

Pharoah Sanders (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jean-Paul Bourelly (electric guitar) Richard Davis (contrabass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 13 & 14, 1982
Little Rock's BluesTrio (J) PAP-25023
Hip Jones-
Korina-
For Tomorrow-
Sweet And Lovely-
Origin-
* Trio (J) PAP-25023   Elvin Jones=McCoy Tyner Quintet - Love & Peace
= BlackHawk BKH 521   Elvin Jones/McCoy Tyner Quintet - Reunited

Elvin Jones Quartet

Pat LaBarbera (tenor, soprano sax) Kenny Kirkland (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, October, 1982
Necessary EvilPalo Alto Jazz PA 8039-N
October's Child-
Harmonique-
Whatever Possessed Me-
Familiar Ground-
Why Try To Change Me Now-
Minor Blues-
Brother John-
* Palo Alto Jazz PA 8039-N   Elvin Jones - Brother John

Bennie Wallace Trio

Bennie Wallace (tenor sax) David Holland (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Eurosound Studio, NYC, November 30 & December 1, 1982
Big Jim Does The Tango For Youenja (G) 4046
My Heart Belongs To Daddy-
Green And Yellow-
Monroe County Moon-
The Free Will-
* enja (G) 4046, CD 4046-2   Bennie Wallace - Big Jim's Tango

1984

The Elvin Jones Jazz Machine

Frank Foster, Pat LaBarbera (tenor sax) Fumio Karashima (piano) Chip Jackson (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, July 1, 1984
It's Easy To RememberLandmark LCD-1534-2
Front Line-
Tohryanse, Tohryanse-
George And Me-
A Love Supreme-
* Landmark LCD-1534-2   Elvin Jones - Live At The Village Vanguard, Vol. 1

1985

The Elvin Jones Jazz Machine

Sonny Fortune (tenor sax, flute) Pat LaBarbera (tenor, soprano sax) Fumio Karashima (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Shinjuku Pit Inn", Tokyo, Japan, August 1, 1985
George And MePolydor (J) 28MJ-3528
Shinjitsu-
My One And Only Love-
Zange-
E.J. BluesPolydor (J) J33P-20003
* Polydor (J) 28MJ-3528, (J) J33P-20003   Elvin Jones Jazz Machine Live At Pit Inn

1986

Lew Soloff Quartet

Lew Soloff (trumpet) Mike Stern (electric guitar) Charnett Moffett (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, September 15 & 16, 1986
YesterdaysPaddle Wheel (J) K28P-6448
Barbara-
Beautiful Mimi-
All Blues-
Thaddeus-
Little Laura-
AntiguaPaddle Wheel (J) K32Y-6121
* Paddle Wheel (J) K28P-6448, K32Y-6121   Lew Soloff - Yesterdays

1987 (age 60)

Lew Soloff Quartet

Lew Soloff (trumpet) Kenny Kirkland (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, June 29 & 30, 1987
MarilynPaddle Wheel (J) K28P-6468
Duty Blues (Blues For Kawa)-
Speak Low-
Raunchy Rita-
Reincarnation Of A Love Bird-
But Beautiful-
Stella By StarlightPaddle Wheel (J) K32Y-6205
* Paddle Wheel (J) K28P-6468, K32Y-6205   Lew Soloff - But Beautiful

Wynton Marsalis Quintet

Wynton Marsalis (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor, soprano sax) Marcus Roberts (piano) Robert Hurst (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
BMG Studios, NYC, 1987
ElveenColumbia C 47977
L.C. On The Cut-
* Columbia C 47977; Columbia/Legacy CK 47977; Wounded Bird WOU 7977   Wynton Marsalis - Thick In The South - Soul Gestures In Southern Blue, Vol. 1

1990

Power Trio

John Hicks (piano) Cecil McBee (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Soundtracks, NYC, May 10, 1990
Cousin MaryNovus 3115-2-N
After The Rain-
"D" Bass-IC Blues-
Duke's Place-
Chelsea Bridge-
After The Morning-
* Novus 3115-2-N   John Hicks, Cecil McBee, Elvin Jones - Power Trio

Elvin Jones - Takehisa Tanaka Quartet

Sonny Fortune (tenor sax, flute) Takehisa Tanaka (piano) Cecil McBee (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, December 10 & 11, 1990
Beautiful Loveenja (G) ENJ-7081 2
I Was Too Young-
You Don't Know What Love Is-
My Dream Come True, To E.J.-
Dream Gypsy-
When I Was At Aso-Mountain-
Soultrane-
Stella By Starlight-
* enja (G) ENJ-7081 2   Elvin Jones, Takehisa Tanaka - When I Was At Aso-Mountain

Kenny Garrett

Kenny Garrett (alto sax) Mulgrew Miller (piano -2/5) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Rudy Bird (percussion -3)
RCA Studios, NYC, 1990
1.One World ThroughAtlantic 7567-82156-1
2.Shaw-
3.Lullaby Of Isfahan-
4.Your Country-NessAtlantic 7567-82156-2
5.Nostradamus-
* Atlantic 7567-82156-1, 7567-82156-2   Kenny Garrett - African Exchange Student

1991

The Elvin Jones Jazz Machine

Sonny Fortune (tenor sax, flute) Ravi Coltrane (tenor, soprano sax) Willie Pickens (piano) Chip Jackson (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Jazz An Der Donau Festival", Vilshofen, Germany, June 23, 1991
Rayenja (G) ENJ-7009 2
Doll Of The Bride-
Island Birdie-
* enja (G) ENJ-7009 2   The Elvin Jones Jazz Machine In Europe

Sonny Sharrock Quartet

Pharoah Sanders (tenor, soprano sax) Sonny Sharrock (electric guitar) Charnett Moffett (acoustic bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Sorcerer Sound, NYC;
Greenpoint Studios, Brooklyn, NY, released August 6, 1991
Promises KeptAxiom 422-848 957-2; Enemy EMY 156-2
Who Does She Hope To Be?Axiom 422-848 957-2
Little Rock-
As We Used To SingAxiom 422-848 957-2; Enemy EMY 156-2
Many MansionsAxiom 422-848 957-2
Once Upon A Time-
* Axiom 422-848 957-2   Sonny Sharrock - Ask The Ages
* Enemy EMY 156-2   Sonny Sharrock - Into Another Light

Javon Jackson Quartet

Javon Jackson (tenor sax) James Williams (piano) Christian McBride (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, December 16, 1991
Me And Mr. JonesCriss Cross Jazz (Du) Criss 1053 CD
The Masquerade Is Over-
Theme For Penny-
Opus One-Point-Five-
A Certain Attitude-
A Free Man?-
Buzz-At-
* Criss Cross Jazz (Du) Criss 1053 CD   Javon Jackson Quartet - Me And Mr. Jones

Elvin Jones Duo

Michel Doneda (soprano sax) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC?, 1991-1992
Egyptian FantasyNato (F) 53001-2
* Nato (F) 53001-2   Various Artists - Vol Pour Sidney

1992

Elvin Jones Quintet

Nicholas Payton (trumpet) Javon Jackson, Joshua Redman (tenor sax) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 20 & 21, 1992
Not Yetenja (G) ENJ-7051 2
Have You Seen Elveen-
Angel Eyes-
Ding-A-Ling-A-Ling-
Lady Luck-
The Biscuit Man-
Body And Soul-
Strange-
My Romance-
Young Blood-
* enja (G) ENJ-7051 2   Elvin Jones - Youngblood

The Elvin Jones Jazz Machine

Nicholas Payton (trumpet) Kent Jordan (flute, piccolo) Ravi Coltrane (soprano, tenor sax) Javon Jackson (tenor sax) Willie Pickens (piano) Brad Jones (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 15 & 16, 1992
The Shell Gameenja (G) ENJ-7095 2
Going Home-
Cross Purpose-
You've Changed-
Truth-
East Of The Sun-
In 3/4 Thee-
April 8th-
* enja (G) ENJ-7095 2   The Elvin Jones Jazz Machine - Going Home

Elvin Jones Special Quartet

Wynton Marsalis (trumpet) Marcus Roberts (piano) Reginald Veal (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Shinjuku Pit Inn", Tokyo, Japan, December 4, 1992
A Love Supreme: Part I - AcknowledgementCBS/Sony (J) SRCS 7376
A Love Supreme: Part II - Resolution-
A Love Supreme: Part III - Pursuance-
Dear Lord-
Happy Birthday For "Yuka"-
Blues To Veen-
* CBS/Sony (J) SRCS 7376   Elvin Jones Special Quartet Live At "Pit Inn", Tokyo, Japan

1993

Hank Jones Trio

Hank Jones (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 25 & 26, 1993
Thad's PadVerve 314 514 898-2
Ah, Henry-
The Summary-
Little Rascal On A Rock-
Upon Reflection-
Lady Luck-
Mean What You Say-
Kids Are Pretty People-
Ray-El-
A Child Is Born-
* Verve 314 514 898-2   Hank Jones With Elvin Jones And George Mraz - Upon Reflection - The Music Of Thad Jones

Elvin Jones Sextet

Nicholas Payton (trumpet) Delfeayo Marsalis (trombone) Sonny Fortune (tenor sax, flute) Willie Pickens (piano) Cecil McBee (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Kevin Mahogany (vocals)
Brooklyn, NY, October 18 & 19, 1993
Green Chimneysenja (G) ENJ-8066 2
A Lullaby Of Itsugo Village-
It Don't Mean A Thing-
Lush Life-
Zenzo's Spirit-
Medley: A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing / Ask Me Now-
Bopsy-
Fatima's Waltz-
A Change Is Gonna Come-
* enja (G) ENJ-8066 2, ENJ-8066 1   Elvin Jones - It Don't Mean A Thing...

Robert Hurst Trio

Kenny Kirkland (piano) Robert Hurst (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Ground Control Recording, Burbank, CA, November 18 & 19, 1993
IncognegroDIW (J) DIW-617
Chillin' At The Sloat-
Jill Of All Trades-
Thad's Blue Plaid-
Swing On Swole-
In Your Own Sweet Way-
Innuendo In Yo Window-
One For Namesake-
The Onliest-
C-Ya-
Jill's Groove-
* DIW (J) DIW-617; Columbia CK 66236   Robert Hurst Featuring: Kenny Kirkland And Elvin Jones - One For Namesake

1995

Shirley Horn

Roy Hargrove (flugelhorn) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Buck Hill (sax) Charles Ables (guitar, bass) Steve Novosel (bass) Billy Hart, Elvin Jones, Steve Williams (drums) Shirley Horn (vocals, piano)
Big Mo Recording, Washington, DC, May 15-18, 1995
Blues For SargeVerve 314 529 555-2
The Look Of Love-
Keepin' Out Of Mischief Now-
The Meaning Of The Blues-
Here's Looking At You!-
You Go To My Head-
Fever-
Come In From The Rain-
Peel Me A Grape-
All Or Nothing At All-
* Verve 314 529 555-2   Shirley Horn - The Main Ingredient

The Greg Packham Group

Bob Griffin (flute) Dave Hromjak (alto sax) Martha Lind (organ, piano) Greg Packham (guitar) Perry Lind (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Carlos Izquierdo (congas, percussion)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 22-23, 1995
Frying PanPacked Records 2033840591?
Ginza Lady-
Afternoon Reflection-
The Pickup Blues-
The Usual Suspects-
Beware Of What You Want-
Tuesday Night Groove-
* Packed Records 2033840591?   The Greg Packham Group Featuring Elvin Jones - Into The Frying Pan

1998 (age 71)

Steve Griggs Quintet

Jay Thomas (trumpet) Steve Griggs (tenor, soprano sax) Milo Petersen (guitar) Phil Sparks (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Bear Creek Studios, Woodinville, WA, May 19-21, 1998
Jones For ElvinHip City Music HC 101012
You're The Berries-
Healing-
Flora-
Sparks-
In A Sentimental Mood-
Milo's Mellifluous Milieu-
Claudia-
Jay's Maze-
same session
Reunion DuesHip City Music HC 101022
The More I See You-
Kavanah-
Oscar's Oscillating Osculation-
Zones For Elvin-
Keiko's Kimochi-
Chromatic Carioca-
* Hip City Music HC 101012   Steve Griggs - Jones For Elvin, Vol. 1
* Hip City Music HC 101022   Steve Griggs - Jones For Elvin, Vol. 2

Dewey Redman - Cecil Taylor - Elvin Jones Trio/Duo/Solo

Dewey Redman (tenor sax -1,3,5) Cecil Taylor (piano -1,4,5) Elvin Jones (drums)
Avatar Studios, NYC, August 4 & 5, 1998
1.NineVerve 314 559 944-2
2.Bekei-
3.Spoonin'-
4.It-
5.Is-
* Verve 314 559 944-2   Dewey Redman, Cecil Taylor, Elvin Jones - Momentum Space

1999

Michael Brecker Quartet

Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Larry Goldings (organ) Pat Metheny (guitar) Elvin Jones (drums)
Avatar Studios, NYC & Right Track Recording, NYC, 1999
Arc Of The PendulumVerve 314 547 844-2
Timeline-
Outrance-
* Verve 314 547 844-2   Michael Brecker - Time Is Of The Essence

2001

Bill Frisell Trio

Bill Frisell (electric, acoustic guitar, loops) Dave Holland (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Avatar Studios, NYC, 2001
OutlawsNonesuch 7559-79624-2
Twenty Years-
Coffaro's Theme-
Blues Dream-
Moon River-
Tell Your Ma, Tell Your Pa-
Strange Meeting-
Convict 13-
Again-
Hard Times-
Justice And Honor-
Smilin' Jones-
* Nonesuch 7559-79624-2   Bill Frisell With Dave Holland And Elvin Jones

2002

The Great Jazz Trio

Hank Jones (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Avatar Studios, NYC, May 12 & 13, 2002
Autumn LeavesEighty-Eight's (J) VRCL 6008, VRJL 7008
YesterdaysEighty-Eight's (J) VRCL 6008
Rhythm-a-ningEighty-Eight's (J) VRCL 6008, VRJL 7008
Blue Bossa-
Take The "A" Train-
Summertime-
Caravan-
Six And FourEighty-Eight's (J) VRCL 6008
My Funny ValentineEighty-Eight's (J) VRCL 6008, VRJL 7008
Bye Bye BlackbirdEighty-Eight's (J) VRCL 6008
same session
Caravan (alternate take)Eighty-Eight's (J) VRCL 18815, VRJL 7015
Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise-
Moose The Mooche-
A Child Is BornEighty-Eight's (J) VRCL 18815
Satin Doll-
Someday My Prince Will ComeEighty-Eight's (J) VRCL 18815, VRJL 7015
The Shadow Of Your SmileEighty-Eight's (J) VRCL 18815
Long Ago And Far AwayEighty-Eight's (J) VRCL 18815, VRJL 7015
You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To-
same session
Rhythm-a-ning (alternate take)Eighty-Eight's (J) VRCL 18819, VRJL 7019
Summertime (alternate take)-
Satin Doll (alternate take)-
Blue Bossa (alternate take)-
Long Ago And Far Away (alternate take)Eighty-Eight's (J) VRCL 18819
The Shadow Of Your Smile (alternate take)-
Autumn Leaves (alternate take)Eighty-Eight's (J) VRCL 18819, VRJL 7019
My Funny Valentine (alternate take)-
Moose The Mooche (alternate take)-
After The Session-CommentsEighty-Eight's (J) VRJL 7019
* Eighty-Eight's (J) VRCL 6008, VRGL 8808, VRCL 18808   The Great Jazz Trio - Autumn Leaves
* Eighty-Eight's (J) VRCL 18815   The Great Jazz Trio - Someday My Prince Will Come
* Eighty-Eight's (J) VRCL 18819   The Great Jazz Trio - Collaboration
* Eighty-Eight's (J) VRJL 7008   The Great Jazz Trio - Autumn Leaves
* Eighty-Eight's (J) VRJL 7015   The Great Jazz Trio - Someday My Prince Will Come
* Eighty-Eight's (J) VRJL 7019   The Great Jazz Trio - Collaboration