Impulse! Records Discography: 1995-present

1995 (35th anniversary)

McCoy Tyner Quintet

Michael Brecker (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Avery Sharpe (bass) Aaron Scott (drums) Valtinho Anastacio (congas, percussion)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 12, 1995
Flying HighImpulse! IMPD-171
Happy Days-
* Impulse! IMPD-171   McCoy Tyner - Infinity

McCoy Tyner Quartet

Michael Brecker (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Avery Sharpe (bass) Aaron Scott (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 13, 1995
ChangesImpulse! IMPD-171
Impressions-
Mellow Minor-
* Impulse! IMPD-171   McCoy Tyner - Infinity

McCoy Tyner Quartet

Michael Brecker (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Avery Sharpe (bass) Aaron Scott (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 14, 1995
I Mean YouImpulse! IMPD-171
Where Is Love-
Blues Stride-
Good Morning, Heartache-
* Impulse! IMPD-171   McCoy Tyner - Infinity

Black Note

Nicholas Payton (trumpet -1/5) Gilbert Castellanos (trumpet -6,8/13) James Mahone (alto sax) Teodross Avery (tenor, soprano sax -5,8) Greg Kurstin (piano -1/4) Ark Sano (piano -5/13) Mark Anthony Shelby (bass) Willie Jones III (drums)
Hollywood, CA, September 18-20, 1995
1.The CoreImpulse! IMPD-177
2.Mahonisms-
3.Double Indemnity-
4.Saturday Night-
5.For Someone So Beautiful-
6.An Open Letter (To Vanessa)-
7.J'ai Beaucoup De Chance (I'm So Lucky)-
8.Gettin' Your Trane On-
9.West Coastings-
10.Two Souls Coalesce-
11.I Saw Her First-
12.Allergic Reaction-
13.Early Morning (Before Dawn)-
* Impulse! IMPD-177   bLAck NotE - Nothin' But The Swing

Diana Krall

Diana Krall (piano, lead vocals) Russell Malone (guitar) Paul Keller (bass) with Benny Green (piano -12) Steve Kroon (percussion -5)
The Power Station, NYC, October 3-8, 1995
1.I'm An Errand Girl For RhythmImpulse! IMPD-182
2.Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You-
3.You Call It Madness-
4.The Frim Fram Sauce-
5.The Boulevard Of Broken Dreams-
6.Baby, Baby All The Time-
7.Hit That Jive, Jack!-
8.You're Looking At Me-
9.I'm Through With Love-
10.Deed I Do-
11.A Blossom Fell-
12.If I Had You-
* Impulse! IMPD-182   Diana Krall - All For You (A Dedication To The Nat King Cole Trio)

Teodross Avery Band

Teodross Avery (tenor, soprano sax) Charles Craig (piano) Peter Bernstein, John Scofield, Mark Whitfield (guitar) Rodney Whitaker (bass) Gregory Hutchinson (drums) Andrew Daniels (percussion) Black Thought Of "The Roots" (rap)
NYC, October 10, 11 & 12, 1995
Addis AbabaImpulse! IMPD-181
Mode For My Father-
Theme For Malcolm-
Lover Man-
To The East-
Mr. Wonsey-
Salome (Sal-Owe-May)-
Sphere-
My Generation-
Anytime, Anyplace-
It's About That Time-
* Impulse! IMPD-181   Teodross Avery - My Generation

1996

Danilo Perez Trio

Danilo Perez (piano) Avishai Cohen (bass -2/9,11) Jeff "Tain" Watts (drums -2,4,6,7) Terri Lyne Carrington (drums -3,5,8,9,11) Olga Roman (vocals -8)
NYC, January 3 & 4, 1996
1.Monk's Mood IImpulse! IMPD-190
2.PanaMonk-
3.Bright Mississippi-
4.Think Of One-
5.Mercedes' Mood-
6.Hot Bean Strut-
7.Reflections-
8.September In Rio-
9.Everything Happens To Me-
10.'Round Midnight-
11.Medley: Evidence / Four In One-
12.Monk's Mood II-
* Impulse! IMPD-190   Danilo Perez - Panamonk

Horace Silver Septet

Claudio Roditi (trumpet, flugelhorn) Steve Turre (trombone) Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Ronnie Cuber (baritone sax) Horace Silver (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Lewis Nash (drums)
NYC, February 29-March 1, 1996
I Want YouImpulse! IMPD-192
The Hippest Cat In Hollywood-
Gratitude-
Hawkin'-
I Got The Blues In Santa Cruz-
We've Got Silver At Six-
The Hardbop Grandpop-
The Lady From Johannesburg-
Serenade To A Teakettle-
Diggin' On Dexter-
* Impulse! IMPD-192   Horace Silver - The Hardbop Grandpop

McCoy Tyner Trio

McCoy Tyner (piano) Christian McBride (bass) Lewis Nash (drums) unidentified orchestra, John Clayton (arranger, conductor)
The Hit Factory, NYC, March 5 & 6, 1996
(They Long To Be) Close To YouImpulse! IMPD-197
What The World Needs Now Is Love-
You'll Never Get To Heaven (If You Break My Heart)-
The Windows Of The World-
One Less Bell To Answer-
A House Is Not A Home-
(There's) Always Something There To Remind Me-
Alfie-
The Look Of Love-
* Impulse! IMPD-197   McCoy Tyner - What The World Needs Now

Eric Reed Trio/Quartet

Wycliffe Gordon (trombone -5) Eric Reed (piano) Ben Wolfe (bass) Gregory Hutchinson (drums)
The Power Station, NYC or Sound On Sound, NYC, March 10, 1996
1.Longhair's RumbaImpulse! IMPD-196
2.Frog's Legs-
3.Scandal I-
4.A Love Divine-
5.Baby Sis-
6.Shug-
7.No Sadness, No Pain-
* Impulse! IMPD-196   Eric Reed - Musicale

Eric Reed Quintet/Quartet

Nicholas Payton (trumpet -1/4,6,7) Wessell Anderson (alto sax) Eric Reed (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Karriem Riggins (drums)
The Power Station, NYC or Sound On Sound, NYC, April 19, 1996
1.Black, An In BuhainaImpulse! IMPD-196
2.Cosa Nostra (Our Thing)-
3.Pete And Repeat-
4.Scandal II-
5.Upper West Side-
6.Scandal III-
7.Blues To Come-
* Impulse! IMPD-196   Eric Reed - Musicale

Donald Harrison Quartet/Duo

Donald Harrison (alto sax) Anthony Wonsey (piano) Christian McBride (bass) Carl Allen (drums)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, August 11-13, 1996
Nouveau SwingImpulse! IMPD-209
Come Back Jack-
Eighty-One-
Sincerely Yours-
Setembro-
One Of A Kind-
Christopher Jr.-
Donald Harrison (alto sax) Anthony Wonsey (piano) Rueben Rodgers (bass) Dion Parson (drums)
Bob Marley-
Little Flowers-
New Hope-
Dance Hall-
Donald Harrison (alto sax) Anthony Wonsey (piano) Rueben Rodgers (bass) Carl Allen (drums)
South Side People-
Duck's Groove-
Donald Harrison (alto sax) Anthony Wonsey (piano)
Amazing Grace-
* Impulse! IMPD-209   Donald Harrison - Nouveau Swing

Michael Brecker Quintet/Sextet

Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Joey Calderazzo (piano -1,2,4,6/9) McCoy Tyner (piano -3,5) Pat Metheny (guitar -1,2,4/9, synthesizer guitar -3) Dave Holland (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums) Don Alias (percussion -3,5)
The Power Station, NYC, 1996
1.Slings And ArrowsImpulse! IMPD-191
2.Midnight Voyage-
3.Song For Bilbao-
4.Beau Rivage-
5.African Skies-
6.Introduction To Naked Soul-
7.Naked Soul-
8.Willie T.-
9.Cabin Fever-
* Impulse! IMPD-191   Michael Brecker - Tales From The Hudson

1997

Horace Silver Quintet

Randy Brecker (trumpet) Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
NYC, May 29 & 30, 1997
A Prescription For The BluesImpulse! IMPD-238
Whenever Lester Plays The Blues-
You Gotta Shake That Thing-
Yodel Lady Blues-
Brother John And Brother Gene-
Free At Last-
Walk On-
Sunrise In Malibu-
Doctor Jazz-
* Impulse! IMPD-238   Horace Silver - A Prescription For The Blues

Omer Avital

Myron Walden (alto sax) Joel Frahm, Charles Ownes, Grant Stewart (tenor sax) Omer Avital (bass) Joe strasser (drums)
"Smalls Jazz Club", Greenwich Village, NYC, July 3-6, 1997
Kentucky GirlImpulse! IMPD-245
I've Never Been In Love Before-
* Impulse! IMPD-245   Various Artists - Jazz Underground - Live At Smalls

Charles Owens Quartet

Charles Owens (tenor sax) Jason Lindner (piano) Omer Avital (bass) Daniel Freedman (drums)
"Smalls Jazz Club", Greenwich Village, NYC, July 3-6, 1997
Scenic RootsImpulse! IMPD-245
Losing Victory-
* Impulse! IMPD-245   Various Artists - Jazz Underground - Live At Smalls

Jason Lindner Big Band

Alexander Norris, Diego Urcola (trumpet) Britta Langsjoen, Avi Lebovich (trombone) Dorothy Anita Taylor (flute) Myron Walden (alto sax) Charles Owens (tenor sax) David Schumacher (baritone sax) Jason Lindner (piano) Omer Avital (bass) Daniel Freedman (drums) Donald Eaton (shekere) Kahlil Kwame Bell (percussion)
"Smalls Jazz Club", Greenwich Village, NYC, July 3-6, 1997
HexophonyImpulse! IMPD-245
Phat-
* Impulse! IMPD-245   Various Artists - Jazz Underground - Live At Smalls

Zaid Nasser Quartet

Zaid Nasser (alto sax) Frank Gant, Sascha Perry (piano) Ari Roland (bass)
"Smalls Jazz Club", Greenwich Village, NYC, July 3-6, 1997
Everything Happens To MeImpulse! IMPD-245
* Impulse! IMPD-245   Various Artists - Jazz Underground - Live At Smalls

Across 7th Street

Joe Magnarelli (trumpet) John Mosca (trombone) Zaid Nasser (alto sax) Chris Byars (tenor sax) Sascha Perry (piano) Ari Roland (bass) Jimmy Lovelace (drums)
"Smalls Jazz Club", Greenwich Village, NYC, July 3-6, 1997
The Kettle Is WhistlingImpulse! IMPD-245
* Impulse! IMPD-245   Various Artists - Jazz Underground - Live At Smalls

Frank Hewitt Sextet

Joe Magnarelli (trumpet) Zaid Nasser (alto sax) Chris Byars (tenor sax) Frank Hewitt (piano) Ari Roland (bass) Jimmy Lovelace (drums)
"Smalls Jazz Club", Greenwich Village, NYC, July 3-6, 1997
Prince AlbertImpulse! IMPD-245
* Impulse! IMPD-245   Various Artists - Jazz Underground - Live At Smalls

Eric Reed Trio

Eric Reed (piano) Reginald Veal (bass) Gregory Hutchinson (drums)
Schnee Studio, North Hollywood, CA, July 28 & 29, 1997
OvertureImpulse! IMPD-244
Maria-
Hello, Young Lovers-
Pure Imagination-
42nd Street-
Send In The Clowns-
My Man's Gone Now / Gone, Gone, Gone-
Nice Work If You Can Get It-
You'll Never Walk Alone-
I Got Rhythm-
Finale ("Last Trip")-
* Impulse! IMPD-244   Eric Reed - Pure Imagination

Gregory Tardy Quintet

Tom Harrell or Russell Gunn (trumpet) Gregory Tardy (tenor sax) Mulgrew Miller or Aaron Goldberg (piano) Reginald Veal (bass) Eric Harland (drums)
NYC, September 13 & 14, 1997
ForgivenessImpulse! IMPD-256
Blues To Professor Pickens-
JL's Wish-
Ah-Ite-
Prisoner Of Love-
The Fractar Question-
Whenever, Wherever, Whatever-
Serendipity-
Ask Me Now-
Talking With Tomunissued
* Impulse! IMPD-256   Gregory Tardy - Serendipity

McCoy Tyner Trio

McCoy Tyner (piano) George Mraz (bass) Al Foster (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, September 23, 1997
NaimaImpulse! 314 589 183-2
Moment's Notice-
Crescent-
After The Rain-
Afro Blue-
I Want To Talk About You-
Mr. Day-
* Impulse! 314 589 183-2   McCoy Tyner - Plays John Coltrane - Live At The Village Vanguard

Michael Brecker Quintet

Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Joey Calderazzo (piano) James Genus (bass) Jeff "Tain" Watts (drums) Don Alias (percussion)
Avatar Studios, NYC, December 20-23, 1997
Madame ToulouseImpulse! IMPD-260
Two Blocks From The Edge-
Bye George-
El Nino-
Cat's Cradle-
The Impaler-
How Long 'Til The Sun-
Delta City Blues-
SkylarkImpulse! (Eu) IMP 12612
* Impulse! IMPD-260, (Eu) IMP 12612   Michael Brecker - Two Blocks From The Edge

Diana Krall

Diana Krall (piano, lead vocals) Russell Malone (guitar) Christian McBride (bass)
Avatar Studios, NYC, released 1997
All Or Nothing At AllImpulse! IMPD-233
Peel Me A Grape-
I Don't Know Enough About You-
I Miss You So-
They Can't Take That Away From Me-
Lost Mind-
I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You-
You're Getting To Be A Habit With Me-
Gentle Rain-
How Deep Is The Ocean (How High Is The Sky)-
My Love Is-
Garden In The Rain-
That Old FeelingImpulse! (Eu) IMPSD 234, (J) MVCI-24004
Another SpringImpulse! (J) MVCI-24004
* Impulse! IMPD-233, (Eu) IMPSD 234, (J) MVCI-24004   Diana Krall - Love Scenes

1998

Russell Malone Quartet/Quintet

Kenny Barron (piano) Russell Malone (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Lewis Nash (drums) Steve Kroon (percussion -1,5)
Avatar Studios, NYC, February 17-19, 1998
1.MugshotImpulse! IMPD-275
2.To Benny Golson-
3.Strange Little Smile / With You I'm Born Again-
4.Sweet Georgia Peach-
5.Rise-
6.Mean What You Say-
7.Song For Darius-
8.Bright Mississippi-
9.Someone's Rocking My Dreamboat-
10.For Toddlers Only-
11.Swing Low, Sweet Chariot-
* Impulse! IMPD-275   Russell Malone - Sweet Georgia Peach

Donald Harrison Quartet/Quintet/Sextet

Donald Harrison (alto sax -1/3,5,6, soprano sax -4) Andrew Adair (piano) Rodney Jones (guitar -3,4) Reuben Rogers (bass) John Lamkin (drums) Jose Claussell (percussion -3,4)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, August 18-20, 1998
1.Free To BeImpulse! IMPD-283
2.Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise-
3.Mr. Cool Breeze-
4.Smooth Sailing-
5.Nouveau Swing (reprise)-
6.Feelin Jazzy, Baby-
Donald Harrison (alto sax) Andrew Adair (piano) Vicente Archer (bass) John Lamkin (drums)
Cissy Strut-
Brian Lynch (trumpet -2) Donald Harrison (alto sax) Teodross Avery (tenor sax -4) Mulgrew Miller (piano) Christian McBride (bass) Carl Allen (drums)
1.Blue Rose-
2.Again, Never-
3.Duck's Steps-
4.Indian Blues-
Brian Lynch (trumpet) Donald Harrison (alto sax) Eddie Palmieri (piano) Christian McBride (bass) Carl Allen (drums) Jose Claussell (percussion)
Slowvisor-
* Impulse! IMPD-283   Donald Harrison - Free To Be

Eric Reed Trio

Eric Reed (piano) Reginald Veal (bass) Gregory Hutchinson (drums) Renato Thoms (percussion) Dianne Reeves (vocals)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, December 15, 16, 22 & 23, 1998
The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy)Verve IMPD-294
Manhattan Melodies-
Harlemania: Drop Me Off In Harlem / Harlem Nocturne / Take The "A" Train-
New York City Blues (aka Doc's Blues)-
Letter To Betty Carter-
Blues Five Spot-
Puttin' On The Ritz-
Englishman In New York-
NYC Medley: Autumn In New York / Skating In Central Park / Central Park West-
Theme From New York, New York-
* Verve IMPD-294   Eric Reed - Manhattan Melodies

Horace Silver Quintet

Ryan Kisor (trumpet) Jimmy Greene (tenor, soprano sax) Horace Silver (piano) John Webber (bass) Willie Jones III (drums)
December 17 & 18, 1998
Satisfaction GuaranteedVerve IMPD-293
The Mama Suite, Part I - Not Enough Mama-
The Mama Suite, Part II - Too Much Mama-
The Mama Suite, Part III - Just Right Mama-
Philley Millie-
Ah-Ma-Tell-
I Love Annie's Fanny-
Gloria-
Where Do I Go From Here-
* Verve IMPD-293   Horace Silver - Jazz...Has...A Sense Of Humor

2004 (44th anniversary)

Alice Coltrane

Oran Coltrane (alto sax -6) Ravi Coltrane (tenor, soprano sax -1,3,4,7/9) Alice Coltrane (organ, piano, synthesizer) James Genus (bass -2,4,7) Charlie Haden (bass -3,5,8,10) Jack DeJohnette (drums -1,3,5,8,9) Jeff "Tain" Watts (drums -2,4,7)
Hollywood, CA, 2004
1.Sita RamImpulse! B0002191-02
2.Walk With Me-
3.Translinear Light-
4.Jagadishwar-
5.This Train-
6.The Hymn-
7.Blue Nile-
8.Crescent-
9.Leo-
10.Triloka-
11.Satya Sai Isha-
* Impulse! B0002191-02   Alice Coltrane - Translinear Light

2005 (45th anniversary)

Charlie Haden - Gonzalo Rubalcaba Duo

Gonzalo Rubalcaba (piano) Charlie Haden (bass)
"Blue Note Tokyo", Tokyo, Japan, March 16-19, 2005
En La Orilla Del Mundo (The Edge Of The World)Impulse! (F) 0602547299260
My Love And I-
When Will The Blues Leave-
Sandino-
Solamente Una Vez (You Belong To My Heart)-
Transparence-
* Impulse! (F) 0602547299260   Charlie Haden, Gonzalo Rubalcaba - Tokyo Adagio

2011 (51th anniversary)

Charlie Haden Liberation Music Orchestra

Seneca Black, Michael Rodriguez (trumpet) Curtis Fowlkes (trombone) Vincent Chancey (French horn) Joseph Daley (tuba) Loren Stillman (alto sax) Chris Cheek, Tony Malaby (tenor sax) Carla Bley (piano) Steve Cardenas (guitar) Charlie Haden (bass) Matt Wilson (drums) Carla Bley (arranger, conductor)
The Jazz Middelheim Festival, Antwerp, Belgium, August 15, 2011
Blue In GreenImpulse! (F) 0602547984807
Song For The Whales-
* Impulse! (F) 0602547984807   Charlie Haden, Liberation Music Orchestra - Time/Life (Song For The Whales And Other Beings)

2015 (55th anniversary)

Charlie Haden Liberation Music Orchestra

Seneca Black, Michael Rodriguez (trumpet) Curtis Fowlkes (trombone) Vincent Chancey (French horn) Joseph Daley (tuba) Loren Stillman (alto sax) Chris Cheek, Tony Malaby (tenor sax) Carla Bley (piano) Steve Cardenas (guitar) Steve Swallow (bass) Matt Wilson (drums) Carla Bley (arranger, conductor)
Avatar Studios, NYC, January 14 & 15, 2015
Time/LifeImpulse! (F) 0602547984807
Silent Spring-
Utviklingssang-
* Impulse! (F) 0602547984807   Charlie Haden, Liberation Music Orchestra - Time/Life (Song For The Whales And Other Beings)

Bill Charlap Trio

Bill Charlap (piano) Peter Washington (bass) Kenny Washington (drums)
Avatar Studios, NYC, June 1 & 2, 2015
I'll Remember AprilImpulse! B0024830-02
Make Me Rainbows-
Not A Care In The World-
There Is No Music-
A Sleepin' Bee-
Little Rascal On A Rock-
Too Late Now-
Tiny's Tempo-
On The Sunny Side Of The Street-
* Impulse! B0024830-02   Bill Charlap Trio - Notes From New York

Others

Jimmy Rushing

Jimmy Rushing (vocals) and others
unknown location, date
Berkeley Campus BluesImpulse! 314 547 967-2
Keep The Faith, Baby-
You Can't Run Around (Blues)-
Blues In The Dark-
Baby, Don't Tell On Me-
Every Day I Have The Blues-
I Left My Baby-
Undecided Blues-
Evil Blues-
Sent For You Yesterday (Here You Come Today)-
Bad Loser-
Sonny Boy Blues-
We Remember Prez-
Cryin' Blues-
Take Me Back, Baby-
Tell Me I'm Not Too Late-
* Impulse! 314 547 967-2   Jimmy Rushing - Every Day I Have The Blues/Livin' The Blues