Fantasy Records Discography: 1959-1960

1959 (10th anniversary)

Cal Tjader Sextet

Paul Horn (flute) Cal Tjader (vibes) Lonnie Hewitt (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Willie Bobo (drums, timbales) Mongo Santamaria (bongos, percussion)
"Sunset Auditorium", Carmel, CA, April 20, 1959
Doxy, Part 2Fantasy LP 3295
1859Doxy, Part 1-
1858Afro Blue-
Laura-
Walkin' With Wally-
We'll Be Together Again-
'Round Midnight-
Love Me Or Leave MeFantasy LP 3341
Tu Crees Que-
S.S. Groove-
A Night In Tunisia-
Bess, You Is My Woman Now-
Lover Come Back To Me-
Tumbao-
* Fantasy LP 3295, LP 8038   Cal Tjader - Concert By The Sea
= America (F) 30 AM 6081   Cal Tjader - Jazz At Monterey
= Prestige PR 24026, PRCD-24026-2   Cal Tjader - Monterey Concerts
* Fantasy LP 3341, LP 8098   Cal Tjader - Concert By The Sea, Vol. 2
= Prestige PR 24026, PRCD-24026-2   Cal Tjader - Monterey Concerts

Mongo Santamaria And His Band

Paul Horn (flute) Emil Richards (vibes) Al McKibbon (bass) Armando Peraza, Mongo Santamaria (congas, bongos, percussion) Francisco Aguabella, Modesto Duran, Carlos Vidal (congas, percussion) Willie Bobo (timbales) Juan Cheda, Jerry Rivera (percussion, vocals) Jose Gamboa (tres, percussion, vocals)
May, 1959
Afro BlueFantasy LP 3291; Prestige PR 24018
Che-Que-Re-Que-Che-Que-
Rezo-
Ayenye-
Onyae-
Bata-
Meta Rumba-
Chano Pozo-
Los Conguitos-
Monte Adentro-
Imaribayo-
* Fantasy LP 3291, LP 8032   Mongo Santamaria - Mongo
* Prestige PR 24018   Mongo Santamaria - Afro Roots

Mongo Santamaria Sextet

Jose "Chombo" Silva (tenor sax) Cal Tjader (vibes) Vince Guaraldi (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Mongo Santamaria (congas, bongos) Willie Bobo (timbales)
May, 1959
MazacoteFantasy LP 3291; Prestige PR 24018
* Fantasy LP 3291, LP 8032   Mongo Santamaria - Mongo
* Prestige PR 24018   Mongo Santamaria - Afro Roots

Cal Tjader Sextet

Paul Horn (flute, clarinet, alto sax) Cal Tjader (vibes) Lonnie Hewitt (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Willie Bobo (drums, timbales) Mongo Santamaria (congas, bongos)
San Francisco, CA, 1959
Mi ChinaFantasy LP 3289, F-24730
Bonita-
1856Black Orchid-
* Fantasy LP 3289, LP 8030   Cal Tjader - Tjader Goes Latin
* Fantasy F-24730, FCD-24730-2   Cal Tjader - Black Orchid

1960

Mongo Santamaria And His Band

Mongo Santamaria (congas) El Fine, Armandito, Julio, Paquito, Nino Rivera, Pepito, Bol, Willie Bobo, Yeyito, Gustavito, Cheo Junco, Armando Raymact, Luis Santamaria, Merceditas Valdes, Machucho, Mario Arenas, Finco, Carlos Embale, The Cuban All-Stars
early 1960
JamaicubaFantasy LP 3302
Manila-
He Guapacha-
Cha Cha Rock-
Vengan Pollos-
Barandanga-
Linda Guajira-
Vamos A Gozar-
Miss Patti Cha Cha-
Viva La Felicidad-
same session
Tele Mina For Chango (God Of Thunder)Fantasy LP 3311
Olla De For Olla (Wife Of Chango)-
Yemaya Olodo For Olla (Mother Of Chango)-
Yeye-O For Ochun (Counterpart Of Venus)-
Wolenche For Chango (God Of Thunder)-
Agua Limpia (Guaguanco)-
Ochun Mene (Columbia)-
Mexico (Guaguanco)-
Manana Son Manana (Columbia)-
Complicaciones (Guaguanco)-
* Fantasy LP 3302, LP 8045, F-24729, FCD-24729-2   Mongo Santamaria - Our Man In Havana
* Fantasy LP 3311, LP 8055   Mongo Santamaria - Mongo In Havana
= Fantasy F-24729, FCD-24729-2   Mongo Santamaria - Our Man In Havana

Cal Tjader Quintet

Cal Tjader (vibes) Lonnie Hewitt (piano) Eddie Coleman (bass) Willie Bobo (drums) Mongo Santamaria (congas, bongos)
live in Sacramento and San Jose, CA, spring 1960
S.S. GrooveFantasy LP 3299, FCD-24771-2
Goodbye-
Moment In Madrid-
RezoFantasy LP 3299
Love For SaleFantasy LP 3299, FCD-24771-2
Then I'll Be Tired Of You-
Theme For Duke-
Cuban Fantasy-
* Fantasy LP 3299, LP 8044; Original Jazz Classics OJC-279   Cal Tjader - Concert On The Campus
* Fantasy FCD-24771-2   Cal Tjader - Our Blues

Cal Tjader Quartet

Cal Tjader (vibes) Eddie Coleman (bass) Willie Bobo (drums, timbales) Mongo Santamaria (congas, bongos)
Santa Monica, CA, May 27, 1960
Walkin' With WallyFantasy F-9688
My Romance-
Sigmund Stern Groove-
Day In, Day Out-
* Fantasy F-9688, FCD-9688-2   Cal Tjader - Concerts In The Sun

Dave Brubeck Quartet

Bill Smith (clarinet) Dave Brubeck (piano) Gene Wright (bass) Joe Morello (drums)
NYC, May, 1960
Dorian DanceFantasy LP 3301
Peace, Brother-
Invention-
Lydian Line-
Catch-Me-If-You-Can (aka Chilame)-
Frisco Fog-
1934The Piper-
1935Soliloquy-
One For The Kids-
Ballade-
* Fantasy LP 3301, LP 8047; Original Jazz Classics OJC-200, OJCCD-200-2   Dave Brubeck - Brubeck A La Mode

The Mastersounds

Buddy Montgomery (vibes) Richie Crabtree (piano) Monk Montgomery (Fender bass) Benny Barth (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July, 1960
1944Golden EarringsFantasy 550X, LP 3305, FCD-24770-2
People Will Say We're In LoveFantasy LP 3305, FCD-24770-2
There Is No Greater Love-
West Coast Blues-
Medley: I've Never Been In Love Before / Don't Blame Me-
1945I Could Write A BookFantasy 550X, LP 3305, FCD-24770-2
* Fantasy LP 3305, LP 8050; Original Jazz Classics OJC-280   Swinging With The Mastersounds
* Fantasy FCD-24770-2   Buddy Montgomery/Monk Montgomery/Richie Crabtree/Benny Barth - The Mastersounds
* Fantasy 550X   The Mastersounds - Golden Earrings / I Could Write A Book

The Montgomery Brothers

Buddy Montgomery (piano) Wes Montgomery (guitar) Monk Montgomery (Fender bass) Lawrence Marable (drums)
San Francisco, CA, July, 1960
Lover ManFantasy LP 3308
Jingles-
D-Natural Blues (as Monterey Blues)-
June In January-
Bud's Tune-
* Fantasy LP 3308, LP 8052   The Montgomery Brothers

Cal Tjader Septet

Tony Terran (trumpet) Modesto Briseno (flute, alto sax) Cal Tjader (vibes) Eddie Cano (piano) Victor Venegas (bass) Willie Bobo (drums, percussion) Mongo Santamaria (congas)
Honolulu, HI, October 7, 1960
Love For SaleFantasy F-9688
Goodbye-
Raccoon Straits-
Cubano Chant-
Afro Blue-
Tumbao-
* Fantasy F-9688, FCD-9688-2   Cal Tjader - Concerts In The Sun

Cal Tjader With Clare Fischer And His Orchestra

George Roberts (bass trombone) James Decker, Vince DeRosa, Dick Perissi (French horn) Red Callender (tuba) Paul Horn (flute) Bob Barene, Herman Clebanoff, Alvin Dinkin, Leonard Malarsky, Amerigo Rickey Marino, Jack Pepper, Marshall Sosson, Henry Sugar, Jerry Vinci (violin) Virginia Majewski (viola) Victor Gottlieb (cello) Catherine Gotthoffer (harp) Cal Tjader (vibes) Clare Fischer (piano, celeste, arranger) Red Mitchell (bass) Milt Holland, Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November, 1960
Prologue / The Jet SongFantasy LP 3310
Something's Coming-
Maria (interlude)-
1969Maria-
Tonight-
America-
1968Cool-
One Hand, One Heart-
I Feel Pretty / Somewhere-
* Fantasy LP 3310, LP 8054   Cal Tjader - West Side Story
= Fantasy F-8379   Cal Tjader With Clare Fischer And His Orchestra (no details)
= Fantasy FCD-24775-2   Cal Tjader Plays Harold Arlen And West Side Story

The Mastersounds

Buddy Montgomery (vibes) Richie Crabtree (piano) Monk Montgomery (Fender bass) Benny Barth (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November, 1960
Whisper NotFantasy LP 3316, FCD-24770-2
Fink-Fank-Funk-
It Could Happen To You-
Try It-
Alone Together-
For Now-
Surrey With The Fringe On Top-
Noreen's NocturneFantasy LP 3316
* Fantasy LP 3316, LP 8062; Original Jazz Classics OJC-282   A Date With The Mastersounds
* Fantasy FCD-24770-2   Buddy Montgomery/Monk Montgomery/Richie Crabtree/Benny Barth - The Mastersounds

Cal Tjader Septet

Tony Terran (trumpet) Modesto Briseno (flute, alto sax) Cal Tjader (vibes) Eddie Cano (piano, arranger) Al McKibbon (bass) Willie Bobo (drums, percussion) Mongo Santamaria (congas)
San Francisco, CA, 1960
Key LargoFantasy LP 3309, F-24732
Bludan-
Chispita-
Cal's Pals-
* Fantasy LP 3309, LP 8053   Cal Tjader - Demasiado Caliente
* Fantasy F-24732, FCD-24732-2   Cal Tjader With Willie Bobo, Mongo Santamaria - Latino!

Mongo Santamaria Y Su Orquesta

Marcus Cabuto, Louis Valizan (trumpet) Rolando Lozano (flute) Jose "Chombo" Silva (tenor sax, violin) Felix "Pupi" Legarreta (violin) Rene Hernandez (piano) Victor Venegas (bass) Willie Bobo (timbales) Pete Escovedo, Bayardo Verlardi (percussion, vocals) Rudy Calzado (vocals) Mongo Santamaria (leader)
San Francisco, CA, 1960
Que MaravillosoFantasy LP 3314
En La Felicidad-
Pachanga Pa Ti-
Tuli Bamba-
Mambo Cuco-
El Bote-
Pito Pito-
Guaguanco Mania-
Ja, Ja-Ja-
Tula Hula-
Dimelo-
A La Luna-
Para Ti-
* Fantasy LP 3314, LP 8058; Original Jazz Classics OJC-281, OJCCD-281-2   Mongo Santamaria Y Su Orquesta - !Sabroso!

Cal Tjader Sextet

Jose Lozano (flute) Cal Tjader (vibes) Lonnie Hewitt (piano) Victor Venegas (bass) Willie Bobo (drums, percussion) Mongo Santamaria (congas)
"The Blackhawk", San Francisco, CA, 1960
ManilaFantasy LP 3309, F-24732
Tumbao-
September Song-
Para Ti-
Mamblues-
* Fantasy LP 3309, LP 8053   Cal Tjader - Demasiado Caliente
* Fantasy F-24732, FCD-24732-2   Cal Tjader With Willie Bobo, Mongo Santamaria - Latino!