Mercury Records Discography: 1966

1966

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Chuck Mangione (trumpet) Frank Mitchell (tenor sax) Keith Jarrett (piano) Reggie Johnson (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, January 1 & 9, 1966
35931Buttercorn LadyLimelight LM 82034
35932Recuerdo-
35933The Theme-
35934Between Races-
35935My Romance-
35936Secret Love-
* Limelight LM 82034, LS 86034; Universal (J) UCCM-9130   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Buttercorn Lady

Jesse Colin Young

John Sebastian (harmonica) Jesse Colin Young (guitar, vocals, arranger) Pete Childs (Dobro, guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Jerry Ross, Bobby Scott (producer) and others
probably April 4, 1966
37982SometimesMercury 72583, 73068, SR 61262
37983RiderMercury 72583
* Mercury SR 61262   Various Artists - Zig Zag Festival
* Mercury 72583, 73068   Jesse Colin Young (no details)

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Chicago Sound Studios, Chicago, IL, May 4, 1966
38563Blues EtudeLimelight LM 82039
38564The Shadow Of Your Smile-
38565Let's Fall In Love-
38566Shelly's World-
* Limelight LM 82039, LS 86039, (J) 195J-18   Oscar Peterson - Blues Etude

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Chuck Mangione (trumpet) Garnett Brown (trombone) Melba Liston (trombone, arranger -1/3) Tom McIntosh (trombone, arranger -4/10) Frank Mitchell (tenor sax) Malcolm Bass (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Reggie Johnson (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Johnny Rodriguez (congas)
NYC, May 27, 1966
1. 38108She Blew A Good ThingLimelight LM 82038, LS 305C
2. 38109Day Dream-
3. 38110Mame-
4. 38111Got My Mojo Working-
5. 38112Secret Agent ManLimelight LM 82038
6. 38113Monday, Monday-
7. 38114I Can't Grow Peaches On A Cherry Tree-
8. 38115Walking My Cat Named DogLimelight LM 82038, LS 305C
9. 38116Hold On, I'm Coming-
10. 38117SakeenaLimelight LM 82038
* Limelight LM 82038, LS 86038, (J) PHCE 6001   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Hold On, I'm Coming
* Limelight LS 305C   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Hold On, I'm Coming

Keith

Keith (vocals) Jerry Ross (producer)
June 14, 1966
38131Ain't Gonna LieMercury 72596, MG 21102
* Mercury MG 21102, SR 61102   Keith - 98.6 / Ain't Gonna Lie
* Mercury 72596   Keith (no details)

The Modern Jazz Quartet - Les Swingle Singers

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Jeanette Baucomont, Jean Cussac, Claude Germain, Jose Germain, Alice Herald, Christiane Legrand, Claudine Meunier, Ward Swingle (vocals)
Paris, France, September, 1966
2-39616Little David's FuguePhilips (US) PHM 200-225
2-39617L'aria De La Suite En Re (Air For G String)-
2-39618Vendome-
2-39619Ricercare A Six-
2-39620Dido's Lament-
2-39621Alexander's Fugue-
2-39622Three Windows-
* Philips (US) PHM 200-225, (US) PHS 600-225   The Swingle Singers With Modern Jazz Quartet

Keith

Keith (vocals) Jerry Ross (producer) and others
September, 1966?
35673I'm So ProudMercury unissued
35674I'll Always Love You-

Keith

Keith (vocals) Joe Renzetti (arranger) Jerry Ross (producer)
October, 1966
39072Pretty Little Shy OneMercury 72652, MG 21102
3907398.6Mercury 72634, MG 21102
39074The Teeny Bopper SongMercury 72639, MG 21102
39075White Lightnin'Mercury MG 21102
* Mercury MG 21102, SR 61102   Keith - 98.6 / Ain't Gonna Lie
* Mercury 72652, 72634, 72639   Keith (no details)

Oscar Peterson Sextet

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Louis Hayes (drums) Henley Gibson (congas) Marshall Thompson (timbales) Harold Jones (percussion)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, December 12-14, 1966
39228Soulville SambaLimelight LM 82044
39229Soulville Samba (short version)Mercury unissued
39230How InsensitiveLimelight LM 82044
39231Call Me-
39232Carioca-
39233Amanha (Tommorow)-
39234Samba De Orfeu-
39235Meditation-
39236Mas Que Nada-
39237Manha De Carnaval-
39238Samba Sensitive-
* Limelight LM 82044, LS 86044, (J) 195J-19, (J) PHCE 6004   Oscar Peterson - Soul Espanol

Keith

Keith (vocals) Joe Renzetti (arranger) Jerry Ross (producer)
December 14, 1966?
39203Tell Me To My FaceMercury 72652, MG 21102
39204To Whom It ConcernsMercury MG 21102
39205I Can't Go Wrong-
39363I Can't Go Wrong (45 rpm edit)Mercury 72824
39206Mind If I Hang AroundMercury MG 21102
39207You'll Come Running Back To Me-
39208Sweet Dreams (Do Come True)-
* Mercury MG 21102, SR 61102   Keith - 98.6 / Ain't Gonna Lie
* Mercury 72824   Keith - I Can't Go Wrong / There's Always Tomorrow
* Mercury 72652   Keith (no details)

Milt Jackson Sextet

Jimmy Owens (trumpet -1/6,10/12) Jimmy Heath (tenor sax -1/6,10/12) Milt Jackson (vibes) Cedar Walton (piano) Walter Booker (bass) Mickey Baker or Otis "Candy" Finch (drums)
NYC, December 15, 1966
1. 39209A Time And A PlaceLimelight LM 82045
2. 39210We Dwell In Our Heart-
3. 39211Bring It Home-
4. 39212Whalepool-
5. 39213One Step Down-
6. 39214Love IsMercury unissued
7. 39215So WhatLimelight LM 82045
8. 39216Born Free-
9. 39217Tears Of Joy-
10. 39218Quiet Nights Of Quiet StarsMercury unissued
11. 39219Some Kinda WaltzLimelight LM 82045
12. 39220The Shadow Of Your Smile-
* Limelight LM 82045, LS 86045   Milt Jackson - Born Free

Gentleman June Gardner

George Davis (guitar) Walter Booker (bass) Gentleman June Gardner (drums) Wardell Quezergue (arranger) and others
1966
38400Last NightEmArcy MGE 26014
38401The Joker-
38402Yesterday-
38403It's Gonna Rain-
38404Hang On Sloopy-
38405One Mint Julep-
38406Hot Seat-
38407Later Baby-
38408Hammerhead-
* EmArcy MGE 26014, SRE 66014   Gentleman June Gardner - Bustin' Out

Jesse Colin Young

John Sebastian (harmonica) Jesse Colin Young (guitar, vocals, arranger) Pete Childs (Dobro, guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Jerry Ross, Bobby Scott (producer) and others
probably 1966?
37214Hey BabeMercury 72536, SR 61262, SR 61273
37215No More Rain-
* Mercury SR 61262   Various Artists - Zig Zag Festival
* Mercury SR 61273   The Youngbloods - Two Trips
* Mercury 72536   Jesse Colin Young (no details)

The Three Sounds

Gene Harris (piano) Andy Simpkins (bass) Kalil Madi (drums)
"London House", Chicago, IL, 1966
35974DowntownLimelight LM 82037
35975Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You-
35976The Way I Feel-
35977The Good Life-
35978Mohair Sam-
35979Simple Simon-
35980A.M. Blues-
35981Old Folks-
35982Goodnight Ladies-
* Limelight LM 82037, LS 86037   The Three Sounds - Today's Sounds