Lee Morgan Catalog

1956 (age 18)

Dizzy Gillespie - Big Band Live In Hi-Fi From Birdland  (Fanfare LP N 46 146)

Talib Daawud, Dizzy Gillespie, Lee Morgan, Ermit V. Perry, Carl Warwick (trumpet) Al Grey, Rod Levitt, Melba Liston (trombone) Ernie Henry, Jimmy Powell (alto sax) Benny Golson, Billy Mitchell, Ernie Wilkins (tenor sax) Billy Root (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul West (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, November 4-December 2, 1956
Introduction
Dizzy's Blues
A Night In Tunisia
Stella By Starlight
Doodlin'
Talib Daawud, Dizzy Gillespie, Lee Morgan, Ermit V. Perry, Carl Warwick (trumpet) Al Grey, Rod Levitt, Melba Liston (trombone) Ernie Henry, Jimmy Powell (alto sax) Benny Golson, Billy Mitchell, Ernie Wilkins (tenor sax) Billy Root (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul West (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Austin Cromer (vocals -1)
"Birdland", NYC, December 1, 1956
1.If You Could See Me Now
2.Groovin' For Nat
3.The Theme
4.Introduction / The Theme
5.Whisper Not
6.Tangerine
7.Dizzy's Business (incomplete)

Lee Morgan Indeed!  (Blue Note BLP 1538)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Clarence Sharpe (alto sax) Horace Silver (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 4, 1956
tk.3Gaza Strip
tk.4Reggie Of Chester
tk.6Little T
tk.9Stand By
tk.11Roccus
tk.14The Lady
** part of Mosaic MR6-162, MD4-162.

The Complete Blue Note Lee Morgan Fifties Sessions  (Mosaic MR6-162)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Clarence Sharpe (alto sax) Horace Silver (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 4, 1956
tk.7Little T (alternate take)
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Gigi Gryce (alto sax, flute) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 24, 1957
tk.10Tip-Toeing (alternate take)
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 29, 1957
tk.3Just One Of Those Things (alternate take)
** also issued on Mosaic MD4-162.
** same contents as Blue Note BLP 1538 + BLP 1541 + BLP 1557 + BLP 1575 + BLP 1578 + BLP 1590 + 4 bonus tracks.

Introducing Lee Morgan  (Savoy MG 12091)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Hank Jones (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 5, 1956
SHM6901Hank's Shout
SHM6902Bet!
SHM6903Ballad Medley: Easy Living / P.S. I Love You / Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise / That's All
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 7, 1956
SHM6904Nostarsia

The Jazz Message Of Hank Mobley #2  (Savoy MG 12092)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Hank Jones (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 7, 1956
SHM6905Thad's Blues
SHM6907Doug's Minor B'OK

Lee Morgan, Hank Mobley - A-1  (Savoy SJL 1104)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Hank Jones (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 7, 1956
SHM6906A-1

Hank Mobley With Donald Byrd And Lee Morgan  (Blue Note BLP 1540)

Donald Byrd, Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 25, 1956
tk.2Double Whammy
tk.3Barrel Of Funk
tk.6Mobleymania (aka B For B.B.)
tk.7Touch And Go
** part of Mosaic MQ10-181, MD6-181.

The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions  (Mosaic MQ10-181)

Donald Byrd, Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Charlie Persip (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 25, 1956
tk.4Barrel Of Funk (alternate take)
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 9, 1958
tk.2High And Flighty (alternate take)
tk.4Stretchin' Out (alternate take)
tk.12Speak Low (alternate take)
** also issued on Mosaic MD6-181.
** same contents as Blue Note BLP 1540 + BLP 1544 + BLP 1550 + BLP 1560 + BLP 1568 + (J) GXF-3066 + (J) BNJ-61006 + 20 bonus tracks.

Lee Morgan, Vol. 2  (Blue Note BLP 1541)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Kenny Rodgers (alto sax) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 2, 1956
tk.2Latin Hangover
tk.5Whisper Not
tk.8His Sister
tk.9D's Fink
tk.11Slightly Hep
tk.13Where Am I
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81541 (pseudo stereo).
** part of Mosaic MR6-162, MD4-162.

1957

Howard Rumsey Lighthouse All-Stars And Charlie Persip's Jazz Statesmen - Double Or Nothin'  (Liberty LRP-3045)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Conte Candoli (trumpet -1) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax -1) Dick Shreve (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, February 14, 1957
1.Moto
2.Stablemates
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Conte Candoli (trumpet -3) Frank Rosolino (trombone -3) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax -3) Wynton Kelly (piano) Wilfred Middlebrooks (bass -1,3) Red Mitchell (bass -2) Charlie Persip (drums)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, February 27, 1957
1.Reggie Of Chester
2.Blues After Dark
3.Wildwood

Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy Atmosphere  (Specialty LP 5001)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Al Grey (trombone) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Billy Root (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul West (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 18, 1957
Dishwater (take 4)
Someone I Know (take 6)
D.D.T. (take 5)
Whisper Not (take 5)
About Time (take 5)
Day By Day (take 2)
Rite Of Swing (take 3)
Over The Rainbow (take 4)
** also issued on Specialty SP 2210; Original Jazz Classics OJC-1762, OJCCD-1762-2.

Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy Atmosphere  (Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1762-2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Al Grey (trombone) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Billy Root (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul West (bass) Charlie Persip (drums): same session
Los Angeles, CA, February 18, 1957
Someone I Know (take 3)
Whisper Not (take 3+4)
Over The Rainbow (take 3)
** reissue of Specialty LP 5001 + 3 bonus tracks.

Lee Morgan, Vol. 3  (Blue Note BLP 1557)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Gigi Gryce (alto sax, flute) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 24, 1957
tk.3Hasaan's Dream
tk.5I Remember Clifford
tk.7Mesabi Chant
tk.11Tip-Toeing
tk.13Domingo
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 46817 2.
** part of Mosaic MR6-162, MD4-162.

Art Blakey And His Jazz Messengers 1957 - Second Edition  (RCA Bluebird 07863 66661-2)

Bill Hardman, Lee Morgan (trumpet) Melba Liston (trombone) Sahib Shihab (alto sax) Johnny Griffin (tenor sax) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Spanky DeBrest (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
RCA Studios, Studio 3, NYC, April 2, 1957
A Night At Tony's (take 3)
** reissue of Vik LAK 1103 entitled "Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers - Selections From Lerner And Loewe's..." + 5 bonus tracks.

Art Blakey - Theory Of Art  (RCA Bluebird 6286-2-RB)

Bill Hardman, Lee Morgan (trumpet) Melba Liston (trombone) Sahib Shihab (alto sax) Johnny Griffin (tenor sax) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Spanky DeBrest (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same session
RCA Studios, Studio 3, NYC, April 2, 1957
A Night At Tony's (take 4)
Social Call (take 4)
** reissue of Vik LAX 1115 entitled "Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers - A Night In Tunisia" + 2 bonus tracks.

Johnny Griffin, Vol. 2 - A Blowing Session  (Blue Note BLP 1559)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) John Coltrane, Johnny Griffin, Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 6, 1957
tk.2Smokestack
tk.3The Way You Look Tonight
tk.4Ball Bearing
tk.5All The Things You Are
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 81559 2, 7243 4 99009 2.
** part of Blue Note BN-LA521-H2.

Johnny Griffin, Vol. 2 - A Blowing Session  (Blue Note 7243 4 99009 2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) John Coltrane, Johnny Griffin, Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 6, 1957
tk.1Smokestack (alternate take)
** reissue of Blue Note BLP 1559 + 1 bonus track.

Dizzy Gillespie - Birks' Works  (Verve MGV 8222)

Talib Daawud, Lee Morgan, Ermit V. Perry, Carl Warwick (trumpet) Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, arranger) Al Grey, Rod Levitt (trombone) Melba Liston (trombone, arranger) Ernie Henry, Jimmy Powell (alto sax) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Benny Golson (tenor sax, arranger) Billy Root (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul West (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Austin Cromer (vocals -6/8) Ernie Wilkins (arranger)
NYC, April 7, 1957
1. 20828-5Jordu
2. 20829-8 | 63VK626Birks' Works
3. 20830-12Umbrella Man
4. 20831-13Autumn Leaves
5. 20832-16Tangerine
6. 20833-18Over The Rainbow
7. 20834-21You No Quiero Bailer
8. 20835-29If You Could See Me Now
Talib Daawud, Lee Morgan, Ermit V. Perry, Carl Warwick (trumpet) Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, arranger) Al Grey, Rod Levitt (trombone) Melba Liston (trombone, arranger) Ernie Henry, Jimmy Powell (alto sax) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Benny Golson (tenor sax, arranger) Billy Root (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul West (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger)
NYC, April 8, 1957
20836-5Left Hand Corner
20837-9Whisper Not

Dizzy Gillespie - Birks' Works - The Verve Big Band Sessions  (Verve 314 527 900-2)

Talib Daawud, Lee Morgan, Ermit V. Perry, Carl Warwick (trumpet) Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, arranger) Al Grey, Rod Levitt (trombone) Melba Liston (trombone, arranger) Ernie Henry, Jimmy Powell (alto sax) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Benny Golson (tenor sax, arranger) Billy Root (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul West (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Austin Cromer (vocals -7) Ernie Wilkins (arranger)
NYC, April 8, 1957
1. 20836-1Left Hand Corner
2. 20836-2-
3. 20836-3-
4. 20836-4-
5. 20837-6Whisper Not
6. 20837-8-
7. 20841-29Mayflower Rock
Talib Daawud, Dizzy Gillespie, Lee Morgan, Ermit V. Perry, Carl Warwick (trumpet) Ray Connor, Al Grey, Melba Liston (trombone) Ernie Henry, Jimmy Powell (alto sax) Benny Golson, Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Pee Wee Moore (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul West (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
NYC, July 8, 1957
21094-4You'll Be Sorry
21095-8Wonder Why

Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy In Greece  (Verve MGV 8017)

Talib Daawud, Lee Morgan, Ermit V. Perry, Carl Warwick (trumpet) Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, arranger) Al Grey, Rod Levitt (trombone) Melba Liston (trombone, arranger) Ernie Henry, Jimmy Powell (alto sax) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Benny Golson (tenor sax, arranger) Billy Root (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul West (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger)
NYC, April 8, 1957
20838-13Stablemates
20839-15That's All
20840-2Groovin' High

Dizzy Gillespie - Tangerine / Mayflower Rock  (Verve 89173x45)

Talib Daawud, Lee Morgan, Ermit V. Perry, Carl Warwick (trumpet) Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, arranger) Al Grey, Rod Levitt (trombone) Melba Liston (trombone, arranger) Ernie Henry, Jimmy Powell (alto sax) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Benny Golson (tenor sax, arranger) Billy Root (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul West (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Austin Cromer (vocals) Ernie Wilkins (arranger): add Austin Cromer (vocals)
NYC, April 8, 1957
20841-30Mayflower Rock
** reissue of Verve 89173.

Cliff Jordan  (Blue Note BLP 1565)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone -1,2) John Jenkins (alto sax) Clifford Jordan (tenor sax) Ray Bryant (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 2, 1957
1. tk.4St. Johns
2. tk.8Beyond The Blue Horizon
3. tk.9Ju-Ba

Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra "Live", Chester, Pennsylvania, June 14, 1957  (Jazz Unlimited (Swd) JUCD 2040)

Talib Daawud, Dizzy Gillespie, Lee Morgan, Ermit V. Perry, Carl Warwick (trumpet) Ray Connor, Al Grey, Melba Liston (trombone) Ernie Henry, Jimmy Powell (alto sax) Benny Golson, Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Pee Wee Moore (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
Chester, PA, June 14, 1957
A Night In Tunisia
Doodlin'
Autumn Leaves
My Reverie
Dizzy's Business
I Remember Clifford
Jordu
Whisper Not
Birks' Works
Jessica's Day
Left Hand Corner
Yesterdays
Cool Breeze

Dizzy Gillespie Big Band Live In Stereo At Chester PA  (Jazz Hour JH 1029)

Talib Daawud, Dizzy Gillespie, Lee Morgan, Ermit V. Perry, Carl Warwick (trumpet) Ray Connor, Al Grey, Melba Liston (trombone) Ernie Henry, Jimmy Powell (alto sax) Benny Golson, Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Pee Wee Moore (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Austin Cromer (vocals -10)
Chester, PA, June 14, 1957
1.A Night In Tunisia
2.Autumn Leaves
3.Dizzy's Business
4.Anitra's Dance
5.Begin The Beguine
6.Left Hand Corner
7.I Love You Much To Much
8.Yesterdays
9.Cool Breeze
10.Wonder Why

Dizzy Gillespie At Newport  (Verve MGV 8242)

Talib Daawud, Lee Morgan, Ermit V. Perry, Carl Warwick (trumpet) Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Chuck Connors, Al Grey, Melba Liston (trombone) Ernie Henry, Jimmy Powell (alto sax) Benny Golson, Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Pee Wee Moore (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul West (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, evening, July 6, 1957
63VK577Dizzy's Blues
63VK578School Days
Doodlin'
Manteca
I Remember Clifford
Cool Breeze
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6023. Verve V6 8830 entitled "The Newport Years, Vol. 5".

Count Basie And Joe Williams/Dizzy Gillespie And Mary Lou Williams At Newport  (Verve MGV 8244)

Talib Daawud, Lee Morgan, Ermit V. Perry, Carl Warwick (trumpet) Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Chuck Connors, Al Grey, Melba Liston (trombone) Ernie Henry, Jimmy Powell (alto sax) Benny Golson, Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Pee Wee Moore (baritone sax) Mary Lou Williams (piano -1,2) Wynton Kelly (piano -3) Paul West (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, evening, July 6, 1957
1.Zodiac Suite: Virgo / Libra / Aries
2.The Carioca
3.A Night In Tunisia
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6025 entitled "Dizzy Gillespie And Count Basie At Newport".

Dizzy Gillespie - Joogie Boogie / Doodlin'  (Verve VK 118)

Talib Daawud, Dizzy Gillespie, Lee Morgan, Ermit V. Perry, Carl Warwick (trumpet) Ray Connor, Al Grey, Melba Liston (trombone) Ernie Henry, Jimmy Powell (alto sax) Benny Golson, Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Pee Wee Moore (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul West (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
NYC, July 8, 1957
21092 | 62VK236Joogie Boogie

Various Artists - Special College Jazz Album (complimentary record)  (Verve MGV 8341)

Talib Daawud, Dizzy Gillespie, Lee Morgan, Ermit V. Perry, Carl Warwick (trumpet) Ray Connor, Al Grey, Melba Liston (trombone) Ernie Henry, Jimmy Powell (alto sax) Benny Golson, Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Pee Wee Moore (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul West (bass) Charlie Persip (drums): same session
NYC, July 8, 1957
21092Joogie Boogie (alternate take)

The Big Band Sound Of Dizzy Gillespie  (Verve (E) 2317 080)

Talib Daawud, Dizzy Gillespie, Lee Morgan, Ermit V. Perry, Carl Warwick (trumpet) Ray Connor, Al Grey, Melba Liston (trombone) Ernie Henry, Jimmy Powell (alto sax) Benny Golson, Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Pee Wee Moore (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul West (bass) Charlie Persip (drums): same session
NYC, July 8, 1957
21093-2I Remember Clifford

Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra  (Europa Jazz (It) EJ 1002)

Talib Daawud, Dizzy Gillespie, Lee Morgan, Ermit V. Perry, Carl Warwick (trumpet) Ray Connor, Al Grey, Melba Liston (trombone) Ernie Henry, Jimmy Powell (alto sax) Benny Golson, Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Pee Wee Moore (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul West (bass) Charlie Persip (drums): same personnel
Chester, PA, July 14, 1957
Things To Come

Lee Morgan - City Lights  (Blue Note BLP 1575)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) George Coleman (tenor, alto sax) Ray Bryant (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 25, 1957
tk.1Just By Myself
tk.4City Lights
tk.6Tempo De Waltz
tk.9You're Mine, You
tk.10Kin Folks
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81575.
** part of Mosaic MR6-162, MD4-162.

Jimmy Smith - The Sermon!  (Blue Note BLP 4011)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) George Coleman (alto sax) Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, August 25, 1957
tk.2J.O.S.
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto sax -2) Tina Brooks (tenor sax -2) Jimmy Smith (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Art Blakey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, February 25, 1958
1. tk.14Flamingo
2. tk.15The Sermon
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84011.

Jimmy Smith - Confirmation  (Blue Note LT-992)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) George Coleman (alto sax) Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar -1) Kenny Burrell (guitar -2) Donald Bailey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, August 25, 1957
1. tk.3What Is This Thing Called Love
2. tk.5Cherokee
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Tina Brooks (tenor sax) Jimmy Smith (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Art Blakey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, February 25, 1958
tk.12Confirmation

Jimmy Smith - House Party  (Blue Note BLP 4002)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) George Coleman (alto sax) Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar -1) Kenny Burrell (guitar -2) Donald Bailey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, August 25, 1957
1. tk.4Just Friends
2. tk.11Blues After All
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Tina Brooks (tenor sax) Jimmy Smith (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Art Blakey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, February 25, 1958
tk.13Au Privave
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84002.

Jimmy Smith - Special Guests  (Blue Note (J) BNJ-50101)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Jimmy Smith (organ) Eddie McFadden (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, August 25, 1957
tk.8'S Wonderful

Ernie Henry - Last Chorus  (Riverside RLP 12-266)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Melba Liston (trombone -1,2,4) Ernie Henry (alto sax) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Cecil Paine (baritone sax -1,2,4) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, September 15, 1957
1.Autumn Leaves
2.Beauty And The Blues
3.All The Things You Are
4.Melba's Tune
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC-086, OJCCD-1906-2.

John Coltrane - The Ultimate Blue Train  (Blue Note 7243 8 53428 2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Kenny Drew (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 15, 1957
tk.2Lazy Bird (alternate take)

John Coltrane - Blue Train  (Blue Note BLP 1577)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Kenny Drew (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 15, 1957
tk.3Lazy Bird
tk.6Moment's Notice
tk.9/8Blue Train
tk.11Locomotion
tk.12I'm Old Fashioned
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81577, CDP 7 46095 2, B1-ST 46095.

Various Artists - Blue Trails - The Rare Tracks  (Blue Note (J) TOCJ-1601)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Kenny Drew (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 15, 1957
tk.8Blue Train (alternate take)
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Tina Brooks (tenor sax) Sonny Clark (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 16, 1958
tk.3Minor Move (alternate take)

Lee Morgan - The Cooker  (Blue Note BLP 1578)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 29, 1957
tk.4Just One Of Those Things
tk.6Heavy Dipper
tk.7A Night In Tunisia
tk.9Lover Man
tk.10New-Ma
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81578.
** part of Mosaic MR6-162, MD4-162.

Lee Morgan - Candy  (Blue Note BLP 1590)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Sonny Clark (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 18, 1957
tk.4Since I Fell For You
tk.7Personality
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 2, 1958
tk.5Who Do You Love, I Hope
tk.9Candy
tk.12C.T.A.
tk.14All The Way
** also issued on Sunset SUS 5263 entitled "All The Way". Blue Note CDP 7 46508 2.
** part of Mosaic MR6-162, MD4-162.

Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series  (Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Sonny Clark (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 18, 1957
tk.14All At Once, You Love Her (as Untitled Morgan Tune)

1958 (age 20)

Hank Mobley, Lee Morgan - Peckin' Time  (Blue Note BLP 1574)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 9, 1958
tk.3High And Flighty
tk.5Stretchin' Out
tk.6Peckin' Time
tk.10Git-Go Blues
tk.11Speak Low
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 81574 2.

Tina Brooks - Minor Move  (Blue Note (J) GXF-3072)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Tina Brooks (tenor sax) Sonny Clark (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 16, 1958
tk.7The Way You Look Tonight
tk.9Nutville
tk.10Star Eyes
tk.11Everything Happens To Me
tk.15Minor Move
** also issued on Blue Note (J) GXK-8162, (J) BRP-8043.
** part of Mosaic MR4-106.

Various Artists - Monday Night At Birdland  (Roulette R-52015)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Billy Root (tenor, baritone sax) Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, April 21, 1958
Walkin'
All The Things You Are
Bags' Groove
There Will Never Be Another You
** also issued on Roulette SR-52015.

Various Artists - Another Monday Night At Birdland  (Roulette R-52022)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone -2/4) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Billy Root (tenor, baritone sax) Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, April 21, 1958
1.It's You Or No One
2.Jamph
3.Nutville
4.Wee
** also issued on Roulette SR-52022.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Moanin'  (Blue Note BLP 4003)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 30, 1958
tk.1Are You Real
tk.4Moanin'
tk.7/9/12/14The Drum Thunder Suite
tk.16Along Came Betty
tk.19Blues March
tk.21Come Rain Or Come Shine
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84003, CDP 7 46516 2, B1-ST 46516.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Moanin'  (Blue Note CDP 7 46516 2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 30, 1958
tk.2Moanin' (alternate take)
** reissue of Blue Note BLP 4003 + 1 bonus track.

Art Blakey - Drums Around The Corner  (Blue Note 7243 5 21455 2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Art Blakey, Philly Joe Jones (drums, timpani) Ray Barretto (congas)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, November 2, 1958
tk.4Let's Take 16 Bars
tk.6Moose The Mooche
tk.7Drums In The Rain
tk.11Lee's Tune
tk.13Blakey's Blues
tk.15Lover

Benny Golson And The Philadelphians  (United Artists UAL 4020)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Ray Bryant (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, November 17, 1958
You're Not The Kind
Blues On My Mind
Stablemates
Thursday's Theme
Afternoon In Paris
Calgary
** also issued on United Artists UAS 5020, UAL 4076, UAS 5076; Blue Note 7243 4 94104 2 8. Disques Swing (US) SW 8418 entitled "Benny Golson With Roger Guerin, Bobby Timmons, Lee Morgan, Ray Bryant, Philly Joe Jones - Recorded In Paris And New York 1958".

Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers - Live In The 50's  (Jazz Band (E) EBCD 2128-2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Kurhaus", Scheveningen, Netherlands, November 19, 1958
Moanin'
Along Came Betty
I Remember Clifford
Whisper Not
A Night In Tunisia
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Walter Davis Jr. (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Theatre Des Champs-Elysees", Paris, France, November 15, 1959
No Problem

Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers - 1958-Paris Olympia  (Fontana (F) 680 202 ML)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, November 22, 1958
Just By Myself
I Remember Clifford
Are You Real
same personnel
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, December 17, 1958
Moanin'
Justice
** also issued on Epic LA 16009, BA 17009 entitled "Paris Concert". Mercury (F) 6444700 entitled "Olympia Concert".

Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers - Olympia Concert  (Mercury (F) 6444700)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, November 22, 1958
Blues Pour Doudou
same personnel
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, December 17, 1958
Blues March
Whisper Not
** reissue of Fontana (F) 680 202 ML entitled "1958-Paris Olympia" + 3 bonus tracks.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Live In Zurich 1958  (SOLAR 4569881)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
Swiss radio broadcast, "Volkshaus", Zurich, Switzerland, December 4, 1958
Now's The Time
The Theme
Moanin'
Whisper Not
Evidence
same session
I Remember Clifford
Just By Myself
Along Came Betty
My Funny Valentine
Come Rain Or Come Shine
A Night In Tunisia

Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers - Des Femmes Disparaissent (Soundtrack)  (Fontana (F) 660 224 MR)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Benny Golson (tenor sax -1/7,9/16) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Paris, France, December 18 & 19, 1958
1.Generique
2.Pierre Et Beatrice
3.Nasol
4.Tom
5.Ne Chuchote Pas (Whisper Not)
6.Mambo Dans La Voiture
7.Juste Pour Eux Seuls (Just By Myself)
8.Blues Pour Doudou
9.Blues Pour Marcel
10.Merlin
11.Quaglio
12.La Divorcee De Leo Fall
13.Suspence
14.Tom Et Nasol
15.Des Femmes Disparaissent
16.Final Pour Pierre Et Beatrice

Art Blakey Et Les Jazz-Messengers Au Club St. Germain, Vol. 1  (RCA (F) 430.043)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Club St. Germain", Paris, France, December 21, 1958
Politely
Whisper Not
Now's The Time
The First Theme

Art Blakey Et Les Jazz-Messengers Au Club St. Germain, Vol. 2  (RCA (F) 430.044)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same session
"Club St. Germain", Paris, France, December 21, 1958
Moanin' With Hazel
We Named It Justice
Blues March For Europe, No. 1
Like Someone In Love

Art Blakey Et Les Jazz-Messengers Au Club St. Germain, Vol. 3  (RCA (F) 430.045)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Kenny Clarke (drums -3,4) Gana M'Bow (congas -3,4)
"Club St. Germain", Paris, France, December 21, 1958
1.Along Came Manon
2.Out Of The Past
3.A Night In Tunisia
4.Ending With The Theme

1959

The Curtis Fuller Sextet - Sliding Easy  (United Artists UAL 4041)

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 Heaven
Down Home
I Wonder Where Our Love Has Gone
Bongo Bop
When Lights Are Low
C.T.A.
** also issued on United Artists UAS 5041.

The Complete Blue Note/United Artists Curtis Fuller Sessions  (Mosaic MR5-166)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same session
Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, March 12, 1959
Down Home (alternate take)
** also issued on Mosaic MD3-166.

Ahmed Abdul-Malik - East Meets West  (RCA Victor LPM-2015)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Jerome Richardson (flute) Benny Golson, Johnny Griffin (tenor sax) Naim Karacand (violin) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass, oud) Al Harewood (drums) Bilal Abdurrahman, Mike Hamway (darabeka) Ahmed Yetman (kannon)
NYC, March 16, 1959
K2PB1844La Ikbey (Don't Cry)
K2PB1845Isma's (Listen)
K2PB1846E-Lail (The Night)

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - At The Jazz Corner Of The World, Vol. 1  (Blue Note BLP 4015)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Pee Wee Marquette (announcer)
"Birdland", NYC, April 15, 1959
Pee Wee Marquette's intro
Just Coolin'
The Theme (short version)
Close Your Eyes
Hipsippy Blues
Justice (aka Evidence)
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84015.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - At The Jazz Corner Of The World, Vol. 2  (Blue Note BLP 4016)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Pee Wee Marquette (announcer): same session
"Birdland", NYC, April 15, 1959
M And M
Chick An' Dumplins
Hi-Fly
Art's Revelation
The Theme (long version)
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84016.

Philly Joe Jones Big Band Sounds - Drums Around The World  (Riverside RLP 12-302)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Herbie Mann (flute, piccolo -1,2) Cannonball Adderley (alto sax) Benny Golson (tenor sax -1,3) Sahib Shihab (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, May 4, 1959
1."El Tambores" (Carioca)
2.Land Of The Blue Veils
3.Philly J.J.
Blue Mitchell, Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Herbie Mann (flute, piccolo -1) Cannonball Adderley (alto sax) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Sahib Shihab (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, May 11, 1959
1.Blue Gwynn
2.Stablemates
** also issued on Riverside RLP 1147; Jazzland JLP 92, JLP 992; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1792-2.

Philly Joe Jones Big Band Sounds - Drums Around The World  (Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1792-2)

Blue Mitchell, Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Cannonball Adderley (alto sax) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Sahib Shihab (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, May 11, 1959
Stablemates (mono take)
** reissue of Riverside RLP 12-302 + 1 bonus track.

Art Farmer - Brass Shout  (United Artists UAL 4047)

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 Dream
Autumn Leaves
Stella By Starlight
Art Farmer, Lee Morgan, Ernie Royal (trumpet) James Haughton (baritone horn) Jimmy Cleveland, Curtis Fuller (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Don Butterfield (tuba) Bobby Timmons (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums) Benny Golson (arranger)
Moanin'
Art Farmer, Lee Morgan, Ernie Royal (trumpet) James Haughton (baritone horn) Wayne Andre (trombone) Bob Northern (French horn) Don Butterfield (tuba) Percy Heath (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums) Benny Golson (arranger)
April In Paris
Art Farmer, Lee Morgan, Ernie Royal (trumpet) James Haughton (baritone horn) Jimmy Cleveland, Curtis Fuller (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Don Butterfield (tuba) Percy Heath (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums) Benny Golson (arranger)
Five Spot After Dark
Minor Vamp
** also issued on United Artists UAS 5047.

Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers Avec Barney Wilen - Les Liaisons Dangereuses 1960 (Soundtrack)  (Fontana (F) 680 203 ML)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Barney Wilen (tenor, soprano sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Tommy Lopez, Willie Rodriguez (congas -2/7) Johnny Rodriguez (bongos -2/7) Duke Jordan (composer)
Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, July 28 & 29, 1959
1.No Problem (1st version)
2.Valmontana (1st version)
3.Miguel's Party
4.Prelude In Blue (Chez Miguel)
5.No Problem (2nd version)
6.Weehawken Mad Pad
7.Valmontana (2nd version)
** also issued on Fontana (J) 28JD-10169.

Wynton Kelly - Kelly Great  (Vee-Jay VJLP 1016)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, August 12, 1959
59-1220Wrinkles
59-1221June Night
59-1222Mama "G"
59-1223What Know
59-1224Sydney
** also issued on Vee-Jay VJSR 1016, VJLP 3004, VJSR 3004, NVJ2-907.
** part of Mosaic MD6-205.

The Best Of Wynton Kelly  (Vee-Jay VJLP 1086)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums) with string section directed by Bill Marx overdubbed
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, August 12, 1959
59-1220 (overdubbed)Wrinkles
59-1221 (overdubbed)June Night
** also issued on Vee-Jay VJLPS 1086.

The Curtis Fuller Jazztet With Benny Golson  (Savoy MG 12143)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 25, 1959
It's All Right With Me
Arabia
I'll Walk Alone
Judy's Dilemma
Wheatleigh Hall
** also issued on Savoy SST 13010.
** part of Savoy SJL 2239.

The Great Wide World Of Quincy Jones  (Mercury MG 20561)

Art Farmer, Lennie Johnson, Jimmy Maxwell, Lee Morgan, Ernie Royal, Nick Travis (trumpet) Billy Byers, Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, Frank Rehak (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Porter Kilbert, Phil Woods (alto sax) Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax, flute, piccolo) Sahib Shihab (baritone sax) Patti Bown (piano) Les Spann (guitar, flute) Buddy Jones or Buddy Catlett (bass) Don Lamond (drums) Quincy Jones (conductor) Bill Potts (arranger -1,6) Al Cohn (arranger -2) Ralph Burns (arranger -3) Ernie Wilkins (arranger -4,5)
Fine Recording, NYC, November 4, 1959
1. 19383-11 | PB2739I Never Has Seen Snow
2. 19384-11 | PB2740Air Mail Special
3. 19385-5 | PB2741Chant Of The Weed
4. 19386-9 | PB2742Everybody's Blues
5. 19387-5 | PB2743Cherokee (Indian Love Song)
6. 19388-10 | PB2744Eesom
Art Farmer, Lennie Johnson, Jimmy Maxwell, Lee Morgan, Ernie Royal, Nick Travis (trumpet) Billy Byers, Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, Frank Rehak (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Porter Kilbert, Phil Woods (alto sax) Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax, flute, piccolo) Sahib Shihab (baritone sax) Patti Bown (piano) Les Spann (guitar, flute) Buddy Jones or Buddy Catlett (bass) Don Lamond (drums) Quincy Jones (conductor) Ernie Wilkins (arranger -1,4) Bill Potts (arranger -2) Al Cohn (arranger -3)
Fine Recording, NYC, November 9, 1959
1. 19389-7 | PB2745Lester Leaps In
2. 19390-8 | PB2746Caravan
3. 19391-7 | PB2747They Say It's Wonderful
4. 19392-5 | PB2748Ghana
** also issued on Mercury SR 60221, (J) 195J-31.
** part of EmArcy 818 177-1; Mosaic MD5-237.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Live In Copenhagen 1959  (Royal Jazz (D) RJD 516)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"KB-Hallen", Copenhagen, Denmark, November 5, 1959
Blues March
The Midget
Nellie Blye
A Night In Tunisia

Various Artists - Alternate Sessions At The Early '60s  (Vee-Jay (J) RJL-2640)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, November 9, 1959
tk.3Blues A La Carte (alternate take)
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Clifford Jordan (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Bell Sound Studios, Studio B, NYC, February 3, 1960
tk.6Terrible "T" (1st version)
same personnel
Bell Sound Studios, Studio B, NYC, February 8, 1960
tk.8I'm A Fool To Want You (alternate take 2)

Introducing Wayne Shorter  (Vee-Jay VJLP 3006)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, November 9, 1959
60-1487 | 5920 tk.4Blues A La Carte
60-1488 | 5921 tk.5Harry's Last Stand
same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, November 10, 1959
60-1489 | 5922 tk.5/3Down In The Depths
60-1490 | 5923 tk.3Pug Nose
60-1491 | 5924 tk.7Black Diamond
60-1492 | 5925 tk.5Mack The Knife (edited version)
** also issued on Vee-Jay VJSR 3006.

Wayne Shorter - Shorter Moments  (Trip Jazz TLX-5009)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums): same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, November 9, 1959
tk.4Harry's Last Stand (alternate take)
same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, November 10, 1959
tk.1Black Diamond (alternate take)
** same contents as Vee-Jay VJLP 3029 + 6 bonus tracks.

Wayne Shorter  (GNP Crescendo GNPS 2-2075)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums): same session
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, November 10, 1959
tk.3Down In The Depths (alternate take)
5925 tk.5Mack The Knife (full version)
** also issued on GNP Crescendo GNPD 2075.

The Complete Vee Jay Lee Morgan - Wayne Shorter Sessions  (Mosaic MD6-202)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums): same session
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, November 10, 1959
tk.2Pug Nose (alternate take)
** same contents as Vee-Jay VJLP 3007 + VJLP 3013 + VJLP 3015 + VJLP 3029 + VJS 3057 + 43 bonus tracks.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Africaine  (Blue Note LT-1088)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Walter Davis Jr. (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Dizzy Reece (congas -5,6)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 10, 1959
1. tk.3The Midget
2. tk.4Lester Left Town
3. tk.8Celine
4. tk.10Splendid
5. tk.12Haina
6. tk.14Africaine

Art Blakey Et Les Jazz Messengers Au Theatre Des Champs-Elysees  (RCA (F) 430.054)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Walter Davis Jr. (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Theatre Des Champs-Elysees", Paris, France, November 15, 1959
Close Your Eyes
Goldie
Ray's Idea
Lester Left Down

Art Blakey - Are You Real  (Moon (It) MCD 071-2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Walter Davis Jr. (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same session
"Theatre Des Champs-Elysees", Paris, France, November 15, 1959
Blues March
Are You Real
A Night In Tunisia
Lee Morgan (trumpet) John Gilmore (tenor sax) John Hicks (piano) Victor Sproles (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Cine-Tele Sound Studio, London, England, March 7, 1965
On The Ginza
Lament For Stacy
Buhaina's Delight (mistitled as Buhaina Chant)
The Egyptian
I Can't Get Started

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Live In Stockholm 1959  (Dragon (Swd) DRCD 182)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Walter Davis Jr. (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, November 23, 1959
Close Your Eyes
Like Someone In Love
Lester Left Town
The Midget
A Night In Tunisia
The Theme

Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers - Live In Berlin 1959/1962  (Jazz Up (It) JU 321)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Walter Davis Jr. (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
"Titania-Palast", Berlin, West Germany, November 29, 1959
Blues March
Moanin'
A Night In Tunisia
Along Came Betty
Lester Left Town

Art Blakey, Bud Powell, Barney Wilen, Wayne Shorter, Lee Morgan - Paris Jam Session  (Fontana (F) 680 207 TL)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Barney Wilen (alto sax) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bud Powell (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Theatre Des Champs-Elysees", Paris, France, December 18, 1959
Dance Of The Infidels
Bouncing With Bud
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Walter Davis Jr. (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
The Midget
A Night In Tunisia
** also issued on Epic LA 16017, BA 17017 entitled "Art Blakey In Paris Featuring Bud Powell And Lee Morgan".

1960

Alternate Takes Of Here's Lee Morgan  (Vee-Jay (J) FHCY-1002)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Clifford Jordan (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Bell Sound Studios, Studio B, NYC, February 3, 1960
tk.4Running Brook (1st version)
same personnel
Bell Sound Studios, Studio B, NYC, February 8, 1960
tk.7Off Spring (alternate take)
tk.3Bess (alternate take)
tk.9Running Brook (alternate take)

Lee Morgan - Genius  (Tradiition 2079)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Clifford Jordan (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same session
Bell Sound Studios, Studio B, NYC, February 8, 1960
tk.1Mogie (alternate take 1)

Lee Morgan  (GNP Crescendo GNPS 2-2074)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Clifford Jordan (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same session
Bell Sound Studios, Studio B, NYC, February 8, 1960
tk.2Mogie (alternate take 2)
tk.7Terrible "T" (alternate take)
tk.1I'm A Fool To Want You (alternate take 1)
** also issued on GNP Crescendo GNPD 2074.

Here's Lee Morgan  (Vee-Jay VJLP 3007)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Clifford Jordan (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same session
Bell Sound Studios, Studio B, NYC, February 8, 1960
60-1506 tk.3Mogie
60-1505 tk.14Off Spring
60-1504 tk.6Bess
60-1509 tk.11Running Brook
60-1508 tk.8Terrible "T"
60-1507 tk.7I'm A Fool To Want You
** also issued on Vee-Jay VJSR 3007; Affinity (E) AFF 143; Vee-Jay (J) FHCY-1011/12, NVJ2-910.
** part of Mosaic MD6-202.

The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Art Blakey's 1960 Jazz Messengers  (Mosaic MR10-141)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 6, 1960
tk.1It's Only A Paper Moon (alternate take)
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 7, 1960
tk.3When Your Lover Has Gone
tk.9Sleeping Dancer Sleep On (alternate take)
tk.15Sincerely Diana (alternate take)
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 14, 1961
tk.6The Witch Doctor (alternate take)
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 27, 1961
tk.2The Back Sliders (alternate take)
** also issued on Mosaic MD6-141.
** same contents as Blue Note BLP 4029 + BLP 4049 + BLP 4054 + BLP 4055 + BLP 4156 + BLP 4245 + BST 84258 + BST 84347 + 11 bonus tracks.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - The Big Beat  (Blue Note BLP 4029)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 6, 1960
tk.3It's Only A Paper Moon
tk.7Dat Dere
tk.10The Chess Players
tk.13Lester Left Town
tk.17Sakeena's Vision
tk.22Politely
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84029, CDP 7 46400 2.
** part of Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141.

The Art Blakey Jazz Messengers - Drums Ablaze  (Alto AL 720)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
broadcast, "Birdland", NYC, April 16, 1960
This Here (mistitled as Dis Yeah)
Dat Dere (mistitled as Dat There)
same personnel
broadcast, "Birdland", NYC, April 23, 1960
Nelly Bly (mistitled as April Jamming)
Along Came Betty

The Electric Sticks Of Buddy Rich  (Alto AL 721)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey, Buddy Rich (drums)
broadcast, "Birdland", NYC, April 16, 1960
Evidence (mistitled as Justice)
same personnel
broadcast, "Birdland", NYC, April 23, 1960
A Night In Tunisia

Various Artists - The Young Lions  (Vee-Jay VJLP 3013)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Frank Strozier (alto sax) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Louis Hayes (drums -1,2) Albert Heath (drums -3/5)
Bell Sound Studios, Studio B, NYC, April 25, 1960
1. 60-1521 tk.7Seeds Of Sin
2. 60-1520 tk.5Scourin'
3. 60-1522 tk.4Fat Lady
4. 60-1523 tk.3Peaches And Cream
5. 60-1524 tk.2That's Right
** also issued on Vee-Jay VJSR 3013, NVJ2-908.
** part of Trip Jazz TLX-5003; Mosaic MD6-202.

Various Artists - The Young Lions  (Vee-Jay NVJ2-908)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Frank Strozier (alto sax) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Louis Hayes (drums -1,2) Albert Heath (drums -3)
Bell Sound Studios, Studio B, NYC, April 25, 1960
1. tk.4Seeds Of Sin (alternate take)
2. tk.3Scourin' (alternate take)
3. -Fat Lady (alternate take)
** reissue of Vee-Jay VJLP 3013 + 3 bonus tracks.

Lee Morgan - Lee-Way  (Blue Note BLP 4034)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 28, 1960
tk.6Nakaniti Suite
tk.13These Are Soulful Days
tk.17The Lion And The Wolff
tk.18Midtown Blues
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84034, B1-32089.

Hooray For Art Blakey, Vol. 1  (Session Disc 116)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, May 28, 1960
The Chess Players
This Here (mistitled as Dis Yeah)
same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, June 4, 1960
The Midget (mistitled as The Midgets)

Lee Morgan - More Birdland Sessions  (Fresh Sound (Sp) FSCD-1029)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same session
"Birdland", NYC, June 4, 1960
Lester Left Town
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Walter Davis Jr. (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, September 11, 1960
Kozo's Waltz
Sakeena's Vision
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, October 28, 1960
Noise In The Attic
So Tired
same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, November 5, 1960
It's Only A Paper Moon
This Here

Images Of Curtis Fuller  (Savoy MG 12164)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Yusef Lateef (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 7, 1960
SCF666Accident
SCF665Darryl's Minor
SCF667Be Back Ta-Reckla
Judyful
** also issued on Savoy (J) COCY-78279, (J) CY-78806.

Images Of Curtis Fuller  (Savoy (J) COCY-78279)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Yusef Lateef (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 7, 1960
Accident (take 3)
Darryl's Minor (take 2)
** reissue of Savoy MG 12164 + 3 bonus tracks.

John Coltrane And Lee Morgan - The Best Of Birdland, Vol. 1  (Roulette R-52094)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jimmy Rowser (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Capitol Studios, NYC, June, 1960
15140-6Suspended Sentence
15141-5Minor Strain
15142-2A Bid For Sid
** also issued on Roulette SR-52094.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Like Someone In Love  (Blue Note BLP 4245)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 7, 1960
tk.7Noise In The Attic
tk.10Sleeping Dancer Sleep On
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 14, 1960
tk.34Giantis
tk.42Johnny's Blues
tk.48Like Someone In Love
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84245, CDP 7 84245 2.
** part of Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - A Night In Tunisia  (Blue Note BLP 4049)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 7, 1960
tk.11Sincerely Diana
tk.27Yama
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 14, 1960
tk.31Kozo's Waltz
tk.46So Tired
tk.54A Night In Tunisia
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84049, CDP 7 46532 2, CDP 7 84049 2.
** part of Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Meet You At The Jazz Corner Of The World, Vol. 2  (Blue Note BLP 4055)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, 2nd set, September 14, 1960
tk.3The Summit
tk.4High Modes
tk.5The Theme
same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, 4th set, September 14, 1960
tk.11(These Are) The Things I Love
same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, 5th set, September 14, 1960
tk.15Night Watch (aka Eaast Of Brooklyn)
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84055.
** part of Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Meet You At The Jazz Corner Of The World, Vol. 1  (Blue Note BLP 4054)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, 3rd set, September 14, 1960
tk.7What Know
tk.8The Theme
same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, 4th set, September 14, 1960
tk.9The Breeze And I
tk.10The Opener
tk.12'Round Midnight
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84054.
** part of Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141.

Lee Morgan - Expoobident  (Vee-Jay VJLP 3015)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Clifford Jordan (tenor sax -1/4,6,7) Eddie Higgins (piano) Art Davis (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, October 14, 1960
1. 60-1663 tk.5Expoobident
2. 60-1664 tk.4Fire
3. 60-1665 tk.5Just In Time
4. 60-1666 tk.3Triple Track
5. 60-1667Easy Living
6. 60-1668The Hearing
7. 60-1669Lost And Found
** also issued on Vee-Jay VJSR 3015; Affinity (E) AFF 134; Vee-Jay NVJ2-901.
** part of Trip Jazz TLX-5003; Mosaic MD6-202.

Lee Morgan - Expoobident  (Vee-Jay NVJ2-901)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Clifford Jordan (tenor sax) Eddie Higgins (piano) Art Davis (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, October 14, 1960
tk.3Expoobident (alternate take)
-Fire (alternate take)
tk.2Just In Time (alternate take)
tk.1Triple Track (alternate take)
** reissue of Vee-Jay VJLP 3015 + 4 bonus tracks.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Live In Stockholm 1960  (Dragon (Swd) DRLP 137)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, December 6, 1960
Blues March
Lester Left Town
The Theme
The Summit
Along Came Betty
A Night In Tunisia
The Theme

Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers - Lausanne 1960, Part 1 - Swiss Radio Days Jazz Series, Volume 2  (TCB (Swi) TCB 02022)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
"Theatre De Beaulieu", Lausanne, Switzerland, December 8, 1960
Now's The Time
Lester Left Down
Noise In The Attic
Dat Dere
Kozo's Waltz

Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers - Lausanne 1960, Part 2 - Swiss Radio Days Jazz Series, Volume 6  (TCB (Swi) TCB 02062)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same session
"Theatre De Beaulieu", Lausanne, Switzerland, December 8, 1960
It's Only A Paper Moon
'Round Midnight
The Summit
A Night In Tunisia
This Here

1961

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - A Day With Art Blakey 1961  (Baybridge (J) 30CP-23/24)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Sankei Hall", Tokyo, Japan, January 2, 1961
The Summit
The Breeze And I
Blues March
Moanin'
It's Only A Paper Moon
Nelly Bly
Dat Dere
'Round Midnight
A Night In Tunisia
The Theme

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Tokyo 1961  (somethin'else (J) RJ28-5503)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Nobuo Hara Sharps And Flats (-5,6)
TBS TV Studios, Tokyo, Japan, January 11, 1961
1.A Night In Tunisia
2.The Summit
3.Dat Dere
4.Yama
5.Moanin'
6.Blues March
** also issued on somethin'else (J) CJ32-5503.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Pisces  (Blue Note (J) GXF-3060)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 12, 1961
tk.8United
tk.15Ping Pong
tk.27Blue Ching
tk.28Pisces
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 27, 1961
tk.25Uptight
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Cedar Walton (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 15, 1964
tk.7It's A Long Way Down
** also issued on Blue Note (J) GXK-8151.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Roots And Herbs  (Blue Note BST 84347)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano -1/3) Walter Davis Jr. (piano -4,5) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 18, 1961
1. tk.2Look At The Birdie
2. tk.4Mastermind
3. tk.10Ping Pong
4. tk.18Roots And Herbs
5. tk.26United
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 27, 1961
tk.4The Back Sliders
** part of Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - The Freedom Rider  (Blue Note BLP 4156)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 18, 1961
tk.12Petty Larceny
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 27, 1961
tk.7Tell It Like It Is
tk.13El Toro
tk.19Blue Lace
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84156, 7243 8 21287 2.
** part of Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - The Witch Doctor  (Blue Note BST 84258)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 14, 1961
tk.14Those Who Sit And Wait
tk.21A Little Busy
tk.23Joelle
tk.28Afrique
tk.29Lost And Found
tk.30The Witch Doctor
** part of Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers Featuring Wayne Shorter En Concert Avec Europe 1  (Trema (F) TR 710373/374)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, May 13, 1961
The Summit
Yama
Close Your Eyes
Dat Dere
'Round Midnight
So Tired
My Funny Valentine
It's Only A Paper Moon
Noise In The Attic
Mornin'
I Didn't Know What Time It Was
Blues March
A Night In Tunisia

Art Blakey And His Jazz Messengers (Alamode)  (Impulse! A-7)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 13, 1961
Circus
I Hear A Rhapsody
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 14, 1961
Alamode
Invitation
You Don't Know What Love Is
Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You
** also issued on Impulse! AS-7, IMPD-175.

1962

Lee Morgan - Take Twelve  (Jazzland JLP 80)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Clifford Jordan (tenor sax) Barry Harris (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
NYC, January 24, 1962
Raggedy Ann
Lee-Sure Time
Take Twelve
Second's Best
A Waltz For Fran
Little Spain
** also issued on Jazzland JLP 980; Prestige MPP-2510; Original Jazz Classics OJC-310, OJCCD-310-2.

Lee Morgan - Take Twelve  (Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-310-2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Clifford Jordan (tenor sax) Barry Harris (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Louis Hayes (drums): same session
NYC, January 24, 1962
Second's Best (alternate take)
** reissue of Jazzland JLP 80 + 1 bonus track.

Oscar Peterson Trio - Lee Morgan - Jimmy Heath  (Ozone 11)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Jimmy Heath (tenor sax) Barry Harris (piano) Spanky DeBrest (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, November 17, 1962
Bruh Slim
Bluesville
Aren't We All Members

1963

Hank Mobley - No Room For Squares  (Blue Note BLP 4149)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Andrew Hill (piano) John Ore (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 2, 1963
tk.2No Room For Squares
tk.8Three Way Split
tk.17Me 'N You
tk.22Carolyn
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84149, CDP 7 84149 2.

Hank Mobley - No Room For Squares  (Blue Note CDP 7 84149 2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Andrew Hill (piano) John Ore (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 2, 1963
tk.3No Room For Squares (alternate take)
tk.13Untitled Mobley Tune (as Comin' Back)
tk.19Carolyn (alternate take)
tk.29Syrup And Biscuits
** reissue of Blue Note BLP 4149 + 4 bonus tracks.

Grachan Moncur III - Evolution  (Blue Note BLP 4153)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Jackie McLean (alto sax) Bobby Hutcherson (vibes) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Anthony Williams (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 21, 1963
tk.11Monk In Wonderland
tk.12The Coaster
tk.14Evolution
tk.17Air Raid
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84153, CDP 7 84153 2.

Lee Morgan - The Sidewinder  (Blue Note BLP 4157)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Barry Harris (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 21, 1963
tk.4Totem Pole
tk.11Boy, What A Night
tk.19Hocus-Pocus
tk.25The Sidewinder
tk.27Gary's Notebook
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84157, CDP 7 46137 2, CDP 7 84157 2, B1-ST 46137.

Lee Morgan - The Sidewinder  (Blue Note CDP 7 84157 2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Barry Harris (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Billy Higgins (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 21, 1963
tk.2Totem Pole (alternate take)
** reissue of Blue Note BLP 4157 + 1 bonus track.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Golden Boy  (Colpix CP 478)

Freddie Hubbard, Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Bill Barber (tuba) James Spaulding (alto sax) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Charles Davis (baritone sax) Cedar Walton (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, 1963
Theme From "The Golden Boy"
Yes I Can, No You Can't
Lorna's Tune
This Is The Life
There's A Party
I Want To Be With You
** also issued on Colpix SCP 478.

1964

Lee Morgan - Search For The New Land  (Blue Note BLP 4169)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Grant Green (guitar) Reggie Workman (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 15, 1964
1304 tk.3Mr. Kenyatta
1305 tk.5Search For The New Land
1306 tk.10The Joker
1307 tk.14Morgan The Pirate
1308 tk.16Melancholee
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84169, CDP 7 84169 2.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Indestructible  (Blue Note BLP 4193)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Cedar Walton (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 24, 1964
tk.3When Love Is New
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 15, 1964
1350 tk.3Sortie
1352 tk.19Mr. Jin
1353 tk.27Calling Miss Khadija
1354 tk.33The Egyptian
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84193, CDP 7 46429 2.

Wayne Shorter - Night Dreamer  (Blue Note BLP 4173)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 29, 1964
1339 tk.3Night Dreamer
1340 tk.5Armageddon
1341 tk.9Oriental Folk Song
1343 tk.27Black Nile
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84173, CDP 7 84173 2.

Lee Morgan - Tom Cat  (Blue Note LT-1058)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Jackie McLean (alto sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 11, 1964
tk.7Exotique
tk.8Tom Cat
tk.14Twice Around
tk.29Rigormortis (aka Riggormortes)
tk.35Twilight Mist
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 84446 2.

Stanley Turrentine - Mr. Natural  (Blue Note LT-1075)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) 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.1Shirley
2. 1423 tk.11Wahoo (as Stanley's Blues)
3. 1424 tk.14Tacos
4. 1425 tk.22Can't Buy Me Love

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - 'S Make It  (Limelight LM 82001)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Gilmore (tenor sax) John Hicks (piano) Victor Sproles (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, November 14, 16 & 25, 1964
31704Waltz For Ruth
31705'S Make It
31706Lament For Stacey
31707Faith
31708Little Hughie
31709Olympia
31710One For Gamal
** also issued on Limelight LS 86001.

Leonard Feather's Encyclopedia Of Jazz - Jazz Of The '60s, Vol. 2 - Blues Bag  (Vee-Jay VJLP 2506)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Buddy DeFranco (clarinet, bass clarinet) Victor Feldman (piano, vibes) Victor Sproles (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Hollywood, CA, December 1 & 3, 1964
Rain Dance
Twelve Tone Blues
** also issued on Vee-Jay VJLPS 2506, (J) 22YB-2026. Affinity (E) AFF 55 entitled "Art Blakey, Buddy DeFranco - Blues Bag".

1965

Freddie Hubbard - The Night Of The Cookers, Vol. 2  (Blue Note BLP 4208)

Freddie Hubbard, Lee Morgan (trumpet) James Spaulding (alto sax) Harold Mabern (piano) Larry Ridley (bass) Pete La Roca (drums) Big Black (congas)
"Club La Marchal", Brooklyn, NY, April 9, 1965
1598Breaking Point
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84208.

Freddie Hubbard - The Night Of The Cookers, Vol. 1  (Blue Note BLP 4207)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Freddie Hubbard (trumpet -1) James Spaulding (alto sax, flute) Harold Mabern (piano) Larry Ridley (bass) Pete La Roca (drums) Big Black (congas)
"Club La Marchal", Brooklyn, NY, April 10, 1965
1. 1599Pensativa
2. 1600Walkin'
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84207.

Lee Morgan - The Rumproller  (Blue Note BLP 4199)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Ronnie Mathews (piano) Victor Sproles (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 21, 1965
1571 tk.2The Rumproller
1572 tk.3Desert Moonlight
1573 tk.5Edda
1574 tk.7Eclipso
1575 tk.9The Lady
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84199, CDP 7 46428 2.

Lee Morgan - The Rumproller  (Blue Note CDP 7 46428 2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Ronnie Mathews (piano) Victor Sproles (bass) Billy Higgins (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 9, 1965
1562 tk.2/4Venus Di Mildew
** reissue of Blue Note BLP 4199 + 1 bonus track.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Hold On, I'm Coming  (Limelight LM 82038)

Freddie Hubbard, Lee Morgan (trumpet) Gary Bartz (alto sax) John Hicks (piano) Victor Sproles (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, May 12, 1965
36219Slowly But Surely
** also issued on Limelight LS 86038, (J) PHCE 6001.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Soulfinger  (Limelight LM 82018)

Freddie Hubbard, Lee Morgan (trumpet) Gary Bartz (alto sax) John Hicks (piano) Victor Sproles (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same session
NYC, May 12, 1965
36220Buh's Bossa
36221Soulfinger
same personnel
NYC, May 13, 1965
36222Freedom Monday
36223The Hub
36224A Quiet Thing
** also issued on Limelight LS 86018; Universal (J) UCCM-9128.

Hank Mobley - Dippin'  (Blue Note BLP 4209)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Harold Mabern (piano) Larry Ridley (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 18, 1965
1615 tk.10Recado Bossa Nova
1616 tk.22Ballin'
1617 tk.27The Vamp
1618 tk.31The Dip
1619 tk.36I See Your Face Before Me
1614 tk.37The Break Through
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84209, CDP 7 46511 2.

Lee Morgan - The Gigolo  (Blue Note BST 84212)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Harold Mabern (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 25, 1965
1620 tk.3Trapped
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 1, 1965
1631 tk.3The Gigolo
1632 tk.11You Go To My Head
1633 tk.17Yes I Can, No You Can't
1634 tk.32Speedball
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 84212 2.

Lee Morgan - The Gigolo  (Blue Note CDP 7 84212 2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Harold Mabern (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Billy Higgins (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 1, 1965
1631 tk.1The Gigolo (alternate take)
** reissue of Blue Note BST 84212 + 1 bonus track.

Lee Morgan - Cornbread  (Blue Note BLP 4222)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto sax -2/4) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Larry Ridley (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 18, 1965
1. 1651 tk.1Ceora
2. 1652 tk.2Our Man Higgins
3. 1653 tk.6Most Like Lee
4. 1654 tk.12Cornbread
5. 1655 tk.15Ill Wind
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84222, CDP 7 84222 2.

Jackie McLean - Jacknife  (Blue Note BN-LA457-H2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Charles Tolliver (trumpet -1) Jackie McLean (alto sax) Larry Willis (piano) Larry Ridley (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 24, 1965
1. 1656 tk.4Soft Blue
2. 1657 tk.7Climax
3. 1660 tk.16Blue Fable
** same contents as Blue Note BLP 4223 + BLP 4236.

Lee Morgan - Infinity  (Blue Note LT-1091)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto sax) Larry Willis (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 16, 1965
1682 tk.1Infinity
1683 tk.5Growing Pains
1684 tk.17Miss Nettie B.
1685 tk.25Portrait Of Doll (aka My Lady)
1686 tk.26Zip Code

Jackie McLean - Consequence  (Blue Note LT-994)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto sax) Harold Mabern (piano) Herbie Lewis (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 3, 1965
1687 tk.3Consequences
1688 tk.4Bluesanova
1689 tk.10Tolypso
1690 tk.11Slumber (aka Soft Touch)
1691 tk.12Vernestune (aka The Three Minors)
1692 tk.16My Old Flame

Hank Mobley - A Caddy For Daddy  (Blue Note BLP 4230)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone -1,3/5) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 18, 1965
1. 1669 tk.7Third Time Around
2. 1670 tk.12Venus De Mildew
3. 1671 tk.20Ace, Deuce, Trey
4. 1672 tk.23The Morning After
5. 1673 tk.27A Caddy For Daddy
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84230, CDP 7 84230 2.

1966

Joe Henderson - Mode For Joe  (Blue Note BLP 4227)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Bobby Hutcherson (vibes) Cedar Walton (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 27, 1966
1685 tk.2A Shade Of Jade
1686 tk.8Caribbean Fine Dance
1687 tk.18Granted
1688 tk.19Mode For Joe
1689 tk.26Black
1690 tk.31Free Wheelin'
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84227, CDP 7 84227 2.

Joe Henderson - Mode For Joe  (Blue Note CDP 7 84227 2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Bobby Hutcherson (vibes) Cedar Walton (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Joe Chambers (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 27, 1966
tk.27Black (alternate take)
** reissue of Blue Note BLP 4227 + 1 bonus track.

Hank Mobley - A Slice Of The Top  (Blue Note LT-995)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Kiane Zawadi (euphonium) Howard Johnson (tuba) James Spaulding (alto sax, flute) Hank Mobley (tenor sax, arranger) McCoy Tyner (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Billy Higgins (drums) Duke Pearson (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 18, 1966
1714 tk.1A Tough Of Blue
1715 tk.9A Slice Of The Top
1716 tk.15Hank's Other Bag
1717 tk.21There's A Lull In My Life
1718 tk.25Cute 'N' Pretty
** also issued on Blue Note B1-33582.

Lee Morgan - Delightfulee Morgan  (Blue Note BLP 4243)

Lee Morgan, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Tom McIntosh (trombone) Jim Buffington (French horn) Don Butterfield (tuba) Phil Woods (alto sax, flute) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Danny Bank (baritone sax, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums) Oliver Nelson (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 8, 1966
1719 tk.3Sunrise, Sunset
1722 tk.35Yesterday
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 27, 1966
1739 tk.4Nite-Flite
1740 tk.5Zambia
1741 tk.20The Delightful Deggie
1742 tk.21Ca-Lee-So
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84243, CDP 7 84243 2.

Lee Morgan - Delightfulee Morgan  (Blue Note CDP 7 84243 2)

Lee Morgan, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Tom McIntosh (trombone) Jim Buffington (French horn) Don Butterfield (tuba) Phil Woods (alto sax, flute) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Danny Bank (baritone sax, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums) Oliver Nelson (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 8, 1966
1720 tk.17The Delightful Deggie
1721 tk.25Fille Of Soul (Hoppin' John)
1723 tk.36Zambia
1724 tk.43Need I
** reissue of Blue Note BLP 4243 + 4 bonus tracks.

Hank Mobley - Straight No Filter  (Blue Note BST 84435)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 17, 1966
1743 tk.3Straight No Filter
1744 tk.14Chain Reaction
1745 tk.15Soft Impressions
** also issued on Blue Note 7243 5 27549 2 2.

Lee Morgan - Charisma  (Blue Note BST 84312)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto sax) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Cedar Walton (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 29, 1966
1795 tk.4The Double Up
1796 tk.6Somethin' Cute
1797 tk.15Sweet Honey Bee
1798 tk.17The Murphy Man
1799 tk.20Hey Chico
1800 tk.22Rainy Night

Lee Morgan - The Rajah  (Blue Note BST 84426)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Cedar Walton (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 29, 1966
1797 tk.3Davisamba
1798 tk.15Once In My Lifetime
1799 tk.21The Rajah
1800 tk.36Is That So
1801 tk.42A Pilgrim's Funny Farm
1802 tk.44What Now, My Love
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 84426 2.

1967

Lee Morgan - Standards  (Blue Note 7243 8 23213 2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) James Spaulding (alto sax, flute) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Duke Pearson (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 13, 1967
tk.2Blue Gardenia (alternate take)
1816 tk.6Blue Gardenia
1817 tk.20God Bless The Child
1818 tk.24Somewhere
1819 tk.39If I Were A Carpenter
1820 tk.41A Lot Of Livin' To Do
1821 tk.46This Is The Life

Hank Mobley - Third Season  (Blue Note LT-1081)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) James Spaulding (alto sax, flute -2/6) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Cedar Walton (piano) Sonny Greenwich (guitar -2/6) Walter Booker (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 24, 1967
1. 1846 tk.15Don't Cry, Just Sigh
2. 1847 tk.16Third Season
3. 1848 tk.29Give Me That Feelin'
4. 1849 tk.30Boss Bossa
5. 1850 tk.33Steppin' Stone
6. 1851 tk.36An Aperitif

Lee Morgan - Sonic Boom  (Blue Note LT-987)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) David Newman (tenor sax) Cedar Walton (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 14, 1967
1878 tk.7Sonic Boom
Lee Morgan (trumpet) David Newman (tenor sax -1/4) Cedar Walton (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 28, 1967
1. 1879 tk.8Sneaky Pete
2. 1880 tk.9The Mercenary
3. 1881 tk.14Mumbo Jumbo
4. 1882 tk.20Fathead
5. 1883 tk.22I'll Never Be The Same

Lee Morgan - The Procrastinator  (Blue Note BN-LA582-J2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Hutcherson (vibes) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 14, 1967
1916 tk.2The Procrastinator
1917 tk.9Stop-Start
1918 tk.19Rio
1919 tk.20Soft Touch (aka Slumber)
1920 tk.24Party Time
1921 tk.25Dear Sir
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Julian Priester (trombone) George Coleman (tenor sax) Harold Mabern (piano) Walter Booker (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 12, 1969
5142Stormy Weather
5143Mr. Johnson
5144Untitled Boogaloo
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 10, 1969
5284Free Flow
5285Uncle Rough
5286Claw-Til-Da
5287The Stroker

Jack Wilson - Easterly Winds  (Blue Note BST 84270)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Garnett Brown (trombone) Jackie McLean (alto sax) Jack Wilson (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 22, 1967
1951 tk.4Frank's Tune
1952 tk.11Easterly Winds
1953 tk.16Nirvanna
1954 tk.17On Children
1955 tk.20Do It
** also issued on Blue Note 7243 4 73161 2 8.

Lee Morgan - The Sixth Sense  (Blue Note BST 84335)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto sax -1/5) Frank Mitchell (tenor sax -1/5) Cedar Walton (piano) Victor Sproles (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 10, 1967
1. 1982 tk.7Anti Climax
2. 1983 tk.11Psychedelic
3. 1984 tk.17Short Count
4. 1985 tk.20The Sixth Sense
5. 1986 tk.22Afreaka (aka Mission Eternal)
6. 1987 tk.24The Cry Of My People
** also issued on Blue Note 7243 5 22467 2.

Lee Morgan - The Sixth Sense  (Blue Note 7243 5 22467 2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Frank Mitchell (tenor sax) Harold Mabern (piano) Mickey Bass (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 13, 1968
4009 tk.11Mickey's Tune
4011 tk.21Leebop
4012 tk.29Extemporaneous
** reissue of Blue Note BST 84335 + 3 bonus tracks.

McCoy Tyner - Tender Moments  (Blue Note BST 84275)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Julian Priester (trombone -1/5) Bob Northern (French horn -1/5) Howard Johnson (tuba -1/5) James Spaulding (alto sax, flute -1/5) Bennie Maupin (tenor sax -1/5) McCoy Tyner (piano) Herbie Lewis (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 1, 1967
1. 1994 tk.3Mode To John
2. 1995 tk.9The High Priest
3. 1996 tk.12Man From Tanganyika
4. 1997 tk.18Utopia
5. 1998 tk.21All My Yesterday
6. 1999 tk.22Lee Plus Three
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 84275 2.

1968 (age 30)

Lee Morgan - Taru  (Blue Note LT-1031)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Bennie Maupin (tenor sax) John Hicks (piano) George Benson (guitar) Reggie Workman (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 15, 1968
2043 tk.6Haeschen
2044 tk.11Avotcja One
2045 tk.22Durem
2046 tk.24Dee Lawd
2047 tk.28Taru, What's Wrong With You (aka What's Wrong)
2048 tk.29Get Yourself Together

Lee Morgan - Caramba!  (Blue Note BST 84289)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Bennie Maupin (tenor sax) Cedar Walton (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Billy Higgins (drums) Cal Massey (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 3, 1968
3005 tk.4Helen's Ritual
3006 tk.6Suicide City
3007 tk.16Cunning Lee
3008 tk.19Caramba (aka Dig Dis)
3009 tk.21Soulita
** also issued on Blue Note 7243 8 53358 2.

Lee Morgan - Caramba!  (Blue Note 7243 8 53358 2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Cedar Walton (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Billy Higgins (drums) Cal Massey (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 3, 1968
3010 tk.23A Baby's Smile
** reissue of Blue Note BST 84289 + 1 bonus track.

Lonnie Smith - Think!  (Blue Note BST 84290)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) David Newman (tenor sax, flute) Lonnie Smith (organ) Herman Henry, Melvin Sparks (guitar) Marion Booker Jr. (drums) Norberto Apellaniz, Willie Bivens (congas -1,2) Pucho (timbales -1,2)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 23, 1968
1. 3064 tk.12The Call Of The Wind
2. 3065 tk.24Slouchin'
3. 3066 tk.31Son Of Ice Bag
4. 3067 tk.51Three Blind Mice
5. 3068 tk.57Think
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 84290 2.

Lee Morgan - Clifford Jordan Quintet Live In Baltimore 1968  (Fresh Sound (Sp) FSCD-1037)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Clifford Jordan (tenor sax) John Hicks (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Ed Blackwell (drums)
"Royal Arms", Baltimore, MD, July, 1968
Introduction
Straight, No Chaser
Like Someone In Love
Solar
The Vamp
The Theme

Andrew Hill - Grass Roots  (Blue Note BST 84303)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Booker Ervin (tenor sax) Andrew Hill (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Freddie Waits (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 5, 1968
3069 tk.10Grass Roots
3070 tk.20Venture Inward
3071 tk.23Bayou Red
3072 tk.36Soul Special
3073 tk.41Mira
** also issued on Blue Note 7243 5 22672 2.

1969

Lonnie Smith - Turning Point  (Blue Note BST 84313)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Julian Priester (trombone) Bennie Maupin (tenor sax) Lonnie Smith (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Leo Morris (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 3, 1969
3307 tk.7See-Saw
3308 tk.11Eleanor Rigby
3309 tk.15Turning Point
3310 tk.19Slow High

Larry Young - Mother Ship  (Blue Note LT-1038)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Herbert Mogan (tenor sax) Larry Young (organ) Eddie Gladden (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 7, 1969
553 tk.2Visions
554 tk.6Love Drops
555 tk.8Trip Merchant
556 tk.12Mother Ship
557 tk.13Street Scene

Elvin Jones - The Prime Elements  (Blue Note BN-LA506-H2)

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 Afrique
2. 3853 tk.4Champagne Baby
3. 3854 tk.8Inner Space
4. 3855 tk.14Raynay
5. 3856 tk.18Once I Loved (O Amor Em Paz)
** also issued on Blue Note 7243 4 93385 2 entitled "At This Point In Time".

Reuben Wilson - Love Bug  (Blue Note BST 84317)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) George Coleman (tenor sax) Reuben Wilson (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Leo Morris (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 21, 1969
3959 tk.3/4Love Bug
3961 tk.9Back Out
3960 tk.12Stormy
3956 tk.15Hot Rod
3958 tk.16I Say A Little Prayer
3957 tk.17I'm Gonna Make You Love Me
** also issued on Blue Note B1-29905, 7243 8 29905 2.

Various Artists - Blue Movies - Scoring For The Studios  (Blue Note 7243 8 57748 2)

Burt Collins, Joe Shepley (trumpet, flugelhorn) Lee Morgan (trumpet, flugelhorn -1) Toots Thielemans (harmonica, guitar) Duke Pearson (piano, arranger) Wally Richardson (guitar) Al Gafa (electric guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Airto Moreira (percussion)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, May 22, 1969
1. 4377 tk.6Midnight Cowboy
2. 4378 tk.13Popi

Various Artists - The Lost Grooves  (Blue Note B1-31883)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) George Coleman (tenor sax) Reuben Wilson (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass) Leo Morris (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 31, 1969
(tk.5)Hold On, I'm Comin'

1970

Harold Mabern - Greasy Kid Stuff!  (Prestige PR 7764)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hubert Laws (flute, tenor sax) Harold Mabern (piano) Joe Jones (guitar -1) Buster Williams (bass, electric bass) Idris Muhammad (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 26, 1970
1.I Want You Back
2.Greasy Kid Stuff
3.Alex The Great
4.XKE
5.John Neely-Beautiful People
6.I Haven't Got Anything Better To Do

Andrew Hill - Lift Every Voice  (Blue Note 7243 5 27546 2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Bennie Maupin (tenor sax, flute, bass clarinet) Andrew Hill (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Ben Riley (drums) Benjamin Franklin Carter, Milt Grayson, Hugh Harnell, Joan Johnson, LaReine LaMer, Lawrence Marshall, Gail Nelson, Ron Steward, Lillian Williams (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 6, 1970
6024 tk.3Blue Spark
6025 tk.8A Tender Tale
6026 tk.14Drew's Tune
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 13, 1970
6060 tk.21Natural Spirit
6061 tk.33Such It Is
6062 tk.43Mother Mercy
** reissue of Blue Note BST 84330 + 6 bonus tracks.

Lee Morgan - Live At The Lighthouse  (Blue Note BST 89906)

Lee Morgan (trumpet, flugelhorn) Bennie Maupin (tenor sax, flute, bass clarinet) Harold Mabern (piano) Jymie Merritt (electric upright bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, 3rd set, July 11, 1970
Nommo
same personnel
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, 4th set, July 11, 1970
Absolutions
same personnel
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, 3rd set, July 12, 1970
Neophilia
The Beehive
** also issued on Blue Note 7243 8 35228 2.

Lee Morgan - Live At The Lighthouse  (Blue Note 7243 8 35228 2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet, flugelhorn) Bennie Maupin (tenor sax, flute, bass clarinet) Harold Mabern (piano) Jymie Merritt (electric upright bass) Mickey Roker (drums): same personnel
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, 1st set, July 10, 1970
Something Like This
same personnel
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, 3rd set, July 10, 1970
416 East 10th Street
The Sidewinder / Speedball (theme)
Lee Morgan (trumpet, flugelhorn) Bennie Maupin (tenor sax, flute, bass clarinet) Harold Mabern (piano) Jymie Merritt (electric upright bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, 4th set, July 10, 1970
Speedball (theme)
Lee Morgan (trumpet, flugelhorn) Bennie Maupin (tenor sax, flute, bass clarinet) Harold Mabern (piano) Jymie Merritt (electric upright bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, 1st set, July 11, 1970
Aon
same personnel
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, 2nd set, July 11, 1970
I Remember Britt
same personnel
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, 1st set, July 12, 1970
Yunjanna
same personnel
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, 4th set, July 12, 1970
Peyote
** reissue of Blue Note BST 89906 + 8 bonus tracks.

Lee Morgan - Speedball  (Mercury BT 5013)

Lee Morgan (trumpet, flugelhorn) Bennie Maupin (tenor sax, flute, bass clarinet) Harold Mabern (piano) Jymie Merritt (electric upright bass) Mickey Roker (drums): same personnel
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, July, 1970
Peyote
Willow Weep For Me
Speedball / Theme

Lee Morgan - One Of A Kind  (Trip Jazz TLX-5029)

Lee Morgan (trumpet, flugelhorn) Bennie Maupin (tenor sax, flute, bass clarinet) Harold Mabern (piano) Jymie Merritt (electric upright bass) Mickey Roker (drums): same session
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, July, 1970
Ceora
Speedball
Rakin' And Scrapin'

Lee Morgan - Speedball  (Trip Jazz TLX-5020)

Lee Morgan (trumpet, flugelhorn) Bennie Maupin (tenor sax, flute, bass clarinet) Harold Mabern (piano) Jymie Merritt (electric upright bass) Mickey Roker (drums): same session
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, July, 1970
Meofelia

Lee Morgan - All That Jazz  (DJM DJLM 8007)

Lee Morgan (trumpet, flugelhorn) Bennie Maupin (tenor sax, flute, bass clarinet) Harold Mabern (piano) Jymie Merritt (electric upright bass) Mickey Roker (drums): same session
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, July, 1970
Umijanna
Ceora

Lee Morgan Quintet Live At The Lighthouse '70  (Fresh Sound (Sp) FSR-140/01)

Lee Morgan (trumpet, flugelhorn) Bennie Maupin (tenor sax, flute, bass clarinet) Harold Mabern (piano) Jymie Merritt (electric upright bass) Mickey Roker (drums): same session
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, July, 1970
Something Like This

1971

Lee Morgan  (Blue Note BST 84901)

Lee Morgan (trumpet, flugelhorn) Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Bobbi Humphrey (flute) Billy Harper (tenor sax, alto flute) Harold Mabern (piano, electric piano) Reggie Workman (bass, percussion) Jymie Merritt (electric upright bass) Freddie Waits (drums, recorder)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 17, 1971
8414 tk.7In What Direction Are You Headed
8415 tk.11Angela
8416 tk.13Croquet Ballet
8417 tk.15Inner Passions-Out
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 18, 1971
8418 tk.20Capra Black
** originally intended as Blue Note BST 84381.

Bobbi Humphrey - Flute In  (Blue Note BST 84379)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Bobbi Humphrey (flute) Billy Harper (tenor sax) George Devens (vibes, marimba, percussion) Hank Jones (piano, electric piano) Gene Bertoncini (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Idris Muhammad (drums) Ray Armando (congas) Wade Marcus (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 30 or October 1, 1971
8484Journey To Morocco
8485Set Us Free
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Bobbi Humphrey (flute) Billy Harper (tenor sax) George Devens (vibes, marimba, percussion) Frank Owens (piano, electric piano) Gene Bertoncini (guitar) Gordon Edwards (electric bass) Jimmy Johnson (drums) Ray Armando (congas) Wade Marcus (arranger)
8479The Sidewinder
8482Spanish Harlem
8483Don't Knock My Funk

1972 (aged 33)

Lee Morgan - We Remember You  (Fresh Sound (Sp) FSCD-1024)

Lee Morgan (trumpet, flugelhorn) Billy Harper (tenor sax, flute) Harold Mabern (piano) Jymie Merritt (electric upright bass) Freddie Waits (drums, recorder)
live in NYC, January 28, 1972
I Remember Britt
Lee Morgan Introduction
Angela
The Sidewinder

Charles Earland - Intensity  (Prestige P-10041)

Jon Faddis, Virgil Jones, Lee Morgan, Victor Paz (trumpet) Dick Griffin, Jack Jeffers (trombone) Clifford Adams (trombone -3) Hubert Laws (flute) Charles Earland (organ) John Fourie, Greg Millar (guitar) Billy Cobham (drums) Sinny Morgan (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 16, 1972
1.Happy 'Cause I'm Goin' Home
2. P-6015Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow
3. P-6016'Cause I Love Her
Virgil Jones, Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hubert Laws (piccolo) Billy Harper (tenor sax) William Thorpe (baritone sax) Charles Earland (organ) Maynard Parker (guitar) Billy Cobham (drums) Sinny Morgan (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 17, 1972
Morgan
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1021-2.

Charles Earland - Charles III  (Prestige P-10061)

Jon Faddis, Virgil Jones, Lee Morgan, Victor Paz (trumpet) Dick Griffin, Jack Jeffers (trombone) Billy Harper (tenor sax, alto flute) Charles Earland (organ) John Fourie, Greg Millar (guitar) Billy Cobham (drums) Sinny Morgan (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 16, 1972
Lowdown
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Billy Harper (tenor sax) Charles Earland (organ) Maynard Parker (guitar) Billy Cobham (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 17, 1972
Speedball