Milt Jackson Discography

1945 (age 22)

Dinah Washington With Lucky Thompson's All Stars

Karl George (trumpet) Jewel Grant (alto sax) Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Gene Porter (baritone sax, clarinet) Milt Jackson (vibes) Wilbert Baranco (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Lee Young (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, December 10, 1945
S1170-3Wise Woman BluesApollo 368; Grand Award GA 33-318; Delmark DL-451
S1171-2Walking BluesApollo 374; Delmark DL-451
S1172-2No Voot - No BootApollo 368; Delmark DL-451
S1173Chewin' Woman Blues (Chewin' Mama Blues)Apollo 396; Grand Award GA 33-318; Delmark DL-451
* Grand Award GA 33-318; Grand Award GA 264-SD   Dinah Washington Sings The Blues
* Delmark DL-451, DD-451   Dinah Washington - Mellow Mama
* Apollo 368   Dinah Washington - Wise Woman Blues / No Voot - No Boot
* Apollo 374   Dinah Washington - Walking Blues / Rich Man's Blues
* Apollo 396   Dinah Washington - Chewin' Mama Blues / Pacific Coast Blues

Dinah Washington With Lucky Thompson's All Stars

Karl George (trumpet) Jewel Grant (alto sax) Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Gene Porter (baritone sax, clarinet) Milt Jackson (vibes) Wilbert Baranco (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Lee Young (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, December 12, 1945
S1174-2My Lovin' PapaApollo 371; Delmark DL-451
S1175-1Rich Man's BluesApollo 374; Grand Award GA 33-318; Delmark DL-451
S1176Beggin' Woman Blues (Beggin' Mama Blues)Parrot 20-001; Grand Award GA 33-318; Delmark DL-451
* Delmark DL-451, DD-451   Dinah Washington - Mellow Mama
* Grand Award GA 33-318; Grand Award GA 264-SD   Dinah Washington Sings The Blues
* Apollo 371   Dinah Washington - My Lovin' Papa / Mellow Mama Blues
* Apollo 374   Dinah Washington - Walking Blues / Rich Man's Blues
* Parrot 20-001   Dinah Washington - Beggin' Mama Blues / All Or Nothing Blues

Dinah Washington With Lucky Thompson's All Stars

Karl George (trumpet) Jewel Grant (alto sax) Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Gene Porter (baritone sax, clarinet) Milt Jackson (vibes) Wilbert Baranco (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Lee Young (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, December 13, 1945
S1178Mellow Mama BluesApollo 371; Delmark DL-451
S1179My Voot Is Really VoutApollo 388; Delmark DL-451
S1180Blues For A DayApollo 388; Grand Award GA 33-318; Delmark DL-451
* Delmark DL-451, DD-451   Dinah Washington - Mellow Mama
* Grand Award GA 33-318; Grand Award GA 264-SD   Dinah Washington Sings The Blues
* Apollo 371   Dinah Washington - My Lovin' Papa / Mellow Mama Blues
* Apollo 388   Dinah Washington - My Voot Is Really Vout / Blues For A Day

Dizzy Gillespie And His Bebop Six

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Al Haig (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Stan Levey (drums) Ernie "Bubbles" Whitman (announcer)
AFRS Jubilee, NBC Studios, Hollywood, CA, December 29, 1945
Dizzy AtmosphereSpotlite (E) SPJ 123; Klacto (E) MG 102; Stash STCD 535
Shaw 'NuffSpotlite (E) SPJ 123; Stash STCD 535
Groovin' High-
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 123   Charlie Parker - Yardbird In Lotus Land
* Klacto (E) MG 102   Charlie Parker - Bird Meets Birks
* Stash STCD 535   Charlie Parker - The Complete Birth Of The Bebop

1946

Dizzy Gillespie And His Rebop Six

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Charlie Parker (alto sax, vocals) Luckey Tompson (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Al Haig (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
WEAF radio broadcast, "Billy Berg's Supper Club", Hollywood, CA, January 24, 1946
Salt PeanutsMeexa Discox 1776; Spotlite (E) SPJ 123; Phoenix Jazz LP 17
* Meexa Discox 1776   Charlie Parker - Rappin' With Bird
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 123   Charlie Parker - Yardbird In Lotus Land
* Phoenix Jazz LP 17   Charlie Parker - Yardbird In Lotusland

Tempo Jazz Men / Dizzy Gillespie Jazzmen

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Lucky Thompson (tenor sax, vocals) Milt Jackson (vibes, vocals) Al Haig (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Electro Broadcast Studios, Glendale, CA, February 7, 1946
D1001-EConfirmationDial 1004 (alt.2), 1008, 1008 (alt.1), 1008 (alt.2), LP 212; Spotlite (E) SPJ 132
D1002-EDiggin' For DizDial 1005, LP 212; Spotlite (E) SPJ 132
D1003-ADynamo A (Dynamo)Dial 1001, 1001 (alt.1), 1001 (alt.3), LP 212; Spotlite (E) SPJ 132
D1003-BDynamo B (Dynamo A)Dial 1001, 1001 (alt.2), 1001 (alt.4), 1001 (alt.5); Spotlite (E) SPJ 132
D1004-BWhen I Grow Too Old To DreamDial 1004, 1008 (alt.1), LP 212
D1004-E-Dial 1008 (alt.2); Spotlite (E) SPJ 132
D1005-A'Round MidnightDial 1001 (alt.1), 1001 (alt.2), 1001 (alt.4), 1003, LP 212; Spotlite (E) SPJ 132
D1005-B-Dial 1001 (alt.3), 1001 (alt.5); Spotlite (E) SPJ 132
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 132   Dizzy Gillespie/Sonny Berman/Fats Navarro - Modern Jazz Trumpets
* Dial LP 212   Various Artists - Dizzy Gillespie And Modern Trumpets
* Dial 1004 (alt.2)   Dizzy Gillespie - Confirmation / Diggin' Diz
* Dial 1008   Tempo Jazz Men - Confirmation / Ralph Burns - Dial-Ogue
= Dial D 1   Various Artists - Bebop Jazz 1947
* Dial 1008 (alt.1)   Dizzy Gillespie - Confirmation / When I Grow Too Old To Dream
* Dial 1008 (alt.2)   Dizzy Gillespie - Confirmation / When I Grow Too Old To Dream
* Dial 1005   Tempo Jazz Men - Diggin' For Diz / Howard McGhee - Trumpet At Tempo
= Dial no numbers   Charlie Parker Septet With Gabriel On Trumpet
* Dial 1001   Tempo Jazz Men - Dynamo A / Dynamo B
* Dial 1001 (alt.1)   Tempo Jazz Men - Dynamo A / 'Round Midnight
* Dial 1001 (alt.3)   Tempo Jazz Men - Dynamo / 'Round Midnight
* Dial 1001 (alt.2)   Tempo Jazz Men - Dynamo A / 'Round Midnight
* Dial 1001 (alt.4)   Tempo Jazz Men - Dynamo B / 'Round Midnight
* Dial 1001 (alt.5)   Tempo Jazz Men - Dynamo B / 'Round Midnight
* Dial 1004   Charlie Parker - Moose The Mooche / Tempo Jazz Men - When I Grow Too Old To
= Dial no numbers   Charlie Parker Septet With Gabriel On Trumpet
* Dial 1003   Tempo Jazz Men - 'Round Midnight / Charlie Parker - Yardbird Suite
= Dial no numbers   Charlie Parker Septet With Gabriel On Trumpet

Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Don Byas (tenor sax -1/5) Milt Jackson (vibes) Al Haig (piano) Bill DeArango (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, February 22, 1946
1. D6VB1682-152nd Street Theme (take 1)RCA Victor 40-0130, LPV 530; Bluebird 07863 66528-2
2. D6VB1682-252nd Street Theme (take 2)RCA Victor LPM 2398; RCA Bluebird 5785-1-RB; Bluebird 07863 66528-2
3. D6VB1683-1Night In Tunisia (take 1)RCA Victor 40-0132, LPM 2398; RCA Bluebird 5785-1-RB; Bluebird 07863 66528-2
4. D6VB1683-2Night In Tunisia (incomplete take)RCA Victor LPV 530; Bluebird 07863 66528-2
5. D6VB1684-1Ol' Man RebopRCA Victor 40-0130, LPM 2398; RCA Bluebird 5785-1-RB; Bluebird 07863 66528-2
6. D6VB1685-1Anthropology (take 1)RCA Victor 40-0132, LPM 2398; RCA Bluebird 5785-1-RB; Bluebird 07863 66528-2
7. D6VB1685-2Anthropology (take 2)RCA Victor LPT 3046, LPV 530; Bluebird 07863 66528-2
* RCA Victor LPV 530   Dizzy Gillespie
* RCA Victor LPM 2398, LSP 2398   The Greatest Of Dizzy Gillespie
* RCA Bluebird 5785-1-RB   Dizzy Gillespie - Dizziest
* Bluebird 07863 66528-2   Dizzy Gillespie - The Complete RCA Victor Recordings
* RCA Victor LPT 3046   Various Artists - Crazy... And Cool
* RCA Victor 40-0130   Dizzy Gillespie - 52nd Street Theme / Ol' Man Rebop
* RCA Victor 40-0132   Dizzy Gillespie - A Night In Tunisia / Anthropology

Dizzy Gillespie Sextet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Sonny Stitt (alto sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Al Haig (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Gil Fuller, Alice Roberts (vocals)
NYC, May 15, 1946
5497One Bass Hit, Part 1Musicraft 404; Prestige PR 24030
5498Oop Bop Sha BamMusicraft 383; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
5499A Handfulla GimmeMusicraft 485; Prestige PR 24030
5500That's Earl, BrotherMusicraft 383; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
* Prestige PR 24030   Dizzy Gillespie - In The Beginning
* Savoy MG 12020   Dizzy Gillespie - Groovin' High
* Musicraft 404   Dizzy Gillespie - One Bass Hit, Part 1&2
* Musicraft 383   Dizzy Gillespie - That's Earl, Brother / Oop Bop Sha Bam
* Musicraft 485   Dizzy Gillespie - Groovin' High / A Handfulla Gimme

Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra

Dave Burns, Talib Dawud, Kenny Dorham, John Lynch, Elmon Wright (trumpet) Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Leon Comegys, Charles Greenlea, Alim Moore (trombone) Howard Johnson, Sonny Stitt (alto sax) Ray Abrams, Warren Luckey (tenor sax) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Thelonious Monk (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
"Spotlight Lounge", Washington, DC, May-June, 1946
'Round MidnightHi-Fly H 01
Oo-Bup-Sh' Bam-
The Man I Love-
Things To Come-
* Hi-Fly H 01   Dizzy Gillespie '46 Live At The Spotlite

Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra

Dave Burns, Talib Daawud, Dizzy Gillespie, John Lynch, Ray Orr (trumpet) Leon Comegys, Charles Greenlea, Al Moore (trombone) John Brown, Howard Johnson (alto sax) Ray Abrams, Warren Lucky (tenor sax) Pee Wee Moore (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Alice Roberts (vocals)
NYC, June 10, 1946
5550Our DelightMusicraft 399; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
5551Good Dues BluesMusicraft 399; Prestige PR 24030
* Savoy MG 12020   Dizzy Gillespie - Groovin' High
* Prestige PR 24030   Dizzy Gillespie - In The Beginning
* Musicraft 399   Dizzy Gillespie - Our Delight / Good Dues Blues

Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra

Dave Burns, Talib Daawud, Kenny Dorham, Dizzy Gillespie, John Lynch, Elmon Wright (trumpet) Leon Comegys, Alton "Slim" Moore, Gordon Thomas (trombone) Howard Johnson, Sonny Stitt (alto sax) Ray Abrams, Warren Lucky (tenor sax) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Alice Roberts (vocals)
NYC, July 9, 1946
5609One Bass Hit, Part 2Musicraft 404; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
5610Ray's IdeaMusicraft 487; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
5611Things To ComeMusicraft 447; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
5612He Bepped When He Shoulda BoppedMusicraft 487; Prestige PR 24030
-He Bepped When He Shoulda Bopped (alt. take)Musicraft unknown
* Savoy MG 12020   Dizzy Gillespie - Groovin' High
* Prestige PR 24030   Dizzy Gillespie - In The Beginning
* Musicraft 404   Dizzy Gillespie - One Bass Hit, Part 1&2
* Musicraft 487   Dizzy Gillespie - Ray's Idea / He Bepped When He Shoulda Bopped
* Musicraft 447   Dizzy Gillespie - Emanon / Things To Come

Ray Brown's All Stars / The Be Bop Boys

Dave Burns, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) John Brown (alto sax) James Moody (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Joe Harris (drums) Gil Fuller (arranger)
NYC, September 25, 1946
S3354-2For Hecklers OnlySavoy 976, MG 9012, MG 12110, SJL 2225
S3355BSmoky Hollow JumpSavoy 902, MG 9012, MG 12110, SJL 2225
S3356BBoppin' The Blues (Dizz-Moody)Savoy 940, MG 9012, MG 12110, SJL 2225
S3357BMoody SpeaksSavoy 902, MG 9012, MG 12110, SJL 2225
* Savoy MG 12110   The Dizzy Gillespie Story
* Savoy SJL 2225   Various Artists - The Be Bop Boys
* Savoy MG 9012   Various Artists - New Sound In Modern Music
* Savoy 976   Fats Navarro - Ice Freezes Red / Ray Brown - For Hecklers Only
* Savoy 902   The Be Bop Boys - Smoky Hollow Jump / Moody Speaks
* Savoy 940   Sonny Stitt - Serenade To A Square / Boppin' The Blues

Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra

Dave Burns, Dizzy Gillespie, John Lynch, Matthew McKay, Elmon Wright (trumpet) Taswell Baird, Al Moore, Gordon Thomas (trombone) John Brown, Scoops Carey (alto sax) Bill Frazier, James Moody (tenor sax) Pee Wee Moore (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Joe Harris (drums) Kenny Hagood (vocals)
NYC, November 12, 1946
5788I Waited For YouMusicraft 518; Prestige PR 24030
5789EmanonMusicraft 447; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
* Prestige PR 24030   Dizzy Gillespie - In The Beginning
* Savoy MG 12020   Dizzy Gillespie - Groovin' High
* Musicraft 518   Dizzy Gillespie - Salt Peanuts / I Waited For You
* Musicraft 447   Dizzy Gillespie - Emanon / Things To Come

Coleman Hawkins And His Orchestra

Fats Navarro (trumpet -1,2) J.J. Johnson (trombone -1,2) Porter Kilbert (alto sax -1,2) Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, December, 1946
1. SR1858-1Bean And The BoysSonora 3024; Prestige PR 7824; Milestone M 47015; Prestige PRCD 24124-2
2. SR1858-2-Prestige PR 7824; Milestone M 47015; Prestige PRCD 24124-2
3. SR1859You Go To My HeadSonora 3027; Prestige PR 7824; Milestone M 47015; Prestige PRCD 24124-2
4. SR1860-1Cocktails For TwoSonora 3024; Prestige PR 7824; Milestone M 47015; Prestige PRCD 24124-2
* Prestige PR 7824   Coleman Hawkins - Bean And The Boys
* Milestone M 47015   Coleman Hawkins - The Hawk Flies
* Prestige PRCD 24124-2   Coleman Hawkins - Bean And The Boys
* Sonora 3024   Coleman Hawkins - Bean And The Boys / Cocktails For Two
* Sonora 3027   Coleman Hawkins - I Mean You / You Go To My Head

1947

Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra

Dave Burns, Matthew McKay, Ray Orr, Elmon Wright (trumpet) Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet -1,3,4, trumpet, vocals -2) Taswell Baird, William Shepherd (trombone) John Brown, Howard Johnson (alto sax) Joe Gayles, James Moody (tenor sax) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) John Collins (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Joe Harris (drums) Kenny Hagood (vocals -2)
NYC, August 22, 1947
1. D7VB1542-1Ow!RCA Victor 20-2480, LJM 1009, LPV 519; RCA Bluebird 5785-1-RB; Bluebird 07863 66528-2
2. D7VB1543-1Oop-Pop-A-DaRCA Victor 20-2480, LPV 519; RCA Bluebird 5785-1-RB; Bluebird 07863 66528-2
3. D7VB1544-1Two Bass HitRCA Victor 20-2603, LJM 1009, LPM 2398; RCA Bluebird 5785-1-RB; Bluebird 07863 66528-2
4. D7VB1545-1Stay On ItRCA Victor 20-2603, LPV 519; RCA Bluebird 5785-1-RB; Bluebird 07863 66528-2
* RCA Victor LJM 1009   Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra - Dizzier And Dizzier
* RCA Victor LPV 519   Various Artists - The Be-Bop Era
* RCA Bluebird 5785-1-RB   Dizzy Gillespie - Dizziest
* RCA Victor LPM 2398, LSP 2398   The Greatest Of Dizzy Gillespie
* Bluebird 07863 66528-2   Dizzy Gillespie - The Complete RCA Victor Recordings
* RCA Victor 20-2480   Dizzy Gillespie - Ow! / Oop-Pop-A-Da
* RCA Victor 20-2603   Dizzy Gillespie - Two Bass Hit / Stay On It

Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra

Dave Burns, Matthew McKay, Ray Ore, Elmon Wright (trumpet) Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Joe Taswell Baird, William Shepherd (trombone) John Brown, Howard Johnson (alto sax) Joe Gayles, James Moody (tenor sax) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano, arranger) Al McKibbon (bass) Joe Harris (drums) Chano Pozo (congas) Lorenzo Salan (bongos) Kenny "Pancho" Hagood (vocals) Tadd Dameron, Gil Fuller, George Russell (arranger)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 29, 1947
N1791-EFestival In CubaArco AL 8
N1792-2EPanic In Puerto Rico-
N1793-2EBop Salad-
N1794-EA Serenade In Fifths-
N1795-B2To Be Sure-
Cool Breeze
Relaxin' At Camarillo
One Bass Hit
Nearness
Salt Peanuts
Cubano-Be Cubano-Bop
Hot House
Toccata For Trumpet
Opp-Pop-A-Da
Things To Come
YesterdaysRoulette unissued
* Arco AL 8   Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra

Howard McGhee Sextet

Howard McGhee (trumpet) James Moody (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, December 3, 1947
D1121-ADorothyDial 1027, LP 209; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1122-ANight MistDial LP 209; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1122-B-Dial 1027, LP 217; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1123-CCoolie-RiniDial 1039, 1039 (alt.), LP 209; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1124-BNight MusicDial 1037, LP 217; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1125-ATurnip BloodDial LP 209; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1125-B-Dial 1047; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1126-CSurrenderDial 1039, LP 209; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1127-ASleep Walker BoogieDial 1039 (alt.), 1047, LP 209; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1128-AStop Time BluesDial LP 209; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1129-AYou-
D1130-ANight In AbyssiniaDial LP 217
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 131   Howard McGhee - Trumpet At Tempo
* Dial LP 209   James Moody - His Saxophone And His Band
* Dial LP 217   Various Artists - Night Music
* Dial 1027   Howard McGhee - Night Mist / Dorothy
* Dial 1039   James Moody - Surrender / Coolie-Rini
* Dial 1039 (alt.)   James Moody - Coolie-Rini / Sleep Walker Boogie
* Dial 1037   Hank Jones - Night Music / Jean Germain - The Chase
* Dial 1047   James Moody - Sleep Walker Boogie / Turnip Blood

1948

Howard McGhee - Milt Jackson Sextet

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Jimmy Heath (alto, baritone sax -1/6,8) Milt Jackson (vibes) Will Davis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Joe Harris (drums)
Chicago, IL, February, 1948
1.Merry LeeSavoy MG 12026, SJL 2219
2.Short Life-
3.Talk Of The Town-
4.Bass C Jam-
5.Bass C Jam (alt. take)Savoy SJL 2219
6.Down HomeSavoy MG 12026, SJL 2219
7.Sweet And Lovely-
8.Fiesta-
9.I'm In The Mood For Love-
* Savoy MG 12026   The Howard McGhee Sextet With Milt Jackson
* Savoy SJL 2219   Howard McGhee - McGhee

Milt Jackson And His All Stars

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Alvin Jackson (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Chano Pozo (congas, bongos)
United Sound Systems, Detroit, MI, April, 1948
K5518 | 4001Bobbin' With Robin (Baggy's Blues)Sensation 19; Galaxy GXY 204
K5519 | 4004Baggy EyesGalaxy GXY 204
K5520 | 4003Slits-
K5521 | 4002Autumn Breeze (In A Beautiful Mood)Sensation 19; Galaxy GXY 204
* Galaxy GXY 204; Original Jazz Classics OJC 1771, OJCCD 1771-2; America (F) 30 AM 6072   Milt Jackson/Sonny Stitt - In The Beginning
* Sensation 19   Milt Jackson - Bobbin' With Robin / Autumn Breeze

Lord Nelson And His Boppers

Willie Wells (trumpet) Sonny Stitt as Lord Nelson (alto sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Will Davis (piano) Jimmy Glover (bass) Dave Heard (drums)
United Sound Systems, Detroit, MI, June, 1948
K5461 | 4017StardustSensation 5; Galaxy GXY 204
K5462 | 4020Ratio And Proportion-
K5508 | 4018Red Shoes (Everything Is Cool)Galaxy GXY 204
K5512 | 4019Time To Dream (Body And Soul)-
Russell Jacquet (trumpet) Sonny Stitt as Lord Nelson (alto sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Sir Charles Thompson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Max Roach (drums)
K5507 | 4022Be Bop Blues-
K5509 | 4021Royal Wedding-
K5510 | 4023Fine And Dandy-
K5511 | 4024Silver Slipper (3rd Song)-
* Galaxy GXY 204; Original Jazz Classics OJC 1771, OJCCD 1771-2; America (F) 30 AM 6072   Milt Jackson/Sonny Stitt - In The Beginning
* Sensation 5; King 4235   Lord Nelson - Stardust / Ratio And Proportion

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Simmons (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums) Kenny Pancho Hagood (vocals -1/3)
Apex Studios, NYC, July 2, 1948
1. BN326-3All The Things You AreBlue Note 1201, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012
2. BN327-1I Should Care (alt. take)Blue Note BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012
3. BN327-2I Should CareBlue Note 1201; Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012
4. BN328-0EvidenceBlue Note 549, BLP 1509, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
5. BN329-0MisteriosoBlue Note 560, BLP 5002, BLP 1510
6. BN329-1Misterioso (alt. take)Blue Note BLP 1509, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
7. BN330-0EpistrophyBlue Note 548, BLP 1510, BST 89902
8. BN331-1I Mean YouBlue Note 1564, BLP 5002, BLP 1510
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012   Thelonious Monk And Milt Jackson
* Blue Note BLP 1509, BST 81509 (pseudo stereo)   Milt Jackson And The Thelonious Monk Quintet
* Blue Note BLP 1510, BST 81510 (pseudo stereo)   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 1
= Blue Note BN-LA579-H2   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius
= Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk
* Blue Note BST 89902   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1939-1949
= Blue Note BN-LA158-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BLP 5002   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music
* Blue Note 1201   Thelonious Monk - All The Things You Are / I Should Care
* Blue Note 549   Thelonious Monk - Ruby, My Dear / Evidence
* Blue Note 560   Thelonious Monk - Humph / Misterioso
* Blue Note 548   Thelonious Monk - In Walked Bud / Epistrophy
* Blue Note 1564   Thelonious Monk - I Mean You / Tadd Dameron - Symphonette

Tadd Dameron Septet

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Rudy Williams (alto sax) Allen Eager (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tadd Dameron (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
radio broadcast, "Royal Roost", NYC, September 4, 1948
SymphonetteJazzland JLP 68
* Jazzland JLP 68   The Tadd Dameron Band 1948
= Milestone M 47041, MCD 47041-2   Fats Navarro Featured With The Tadd Dameron Band

Howard McGhee - Fats Navarro Boptet

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Howard McGhee (trumpet, piano) Ernie Henry (alto sax) Milt Jackson (vibes, piano) Curly Russell (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Apex Studios, NYC, October 11, 1948
BN336-0The Skunkrejected
BN336-1The Skunk (alt. take)Blue Note BLP 1532, BN-LA507-H2
BN337Boperationrejected
BN337-0--
BN337-1-Blue Note 558, BLP 5012, BLP 1532, BN-LA507-H2
BN337-2Boperation (alt. take)Blue Note 7243 8 33373 2
BN336-2The Skunkrejected
BN336-3-Blue Note 558, BLP 5012, (J) BNJ-61008/10
BN338-0Double TalkBlue Note 557, BLP 5004, BLP 1531, BN-LA507-H2
BN339-0Double Talk (alt. take)Blue Note BLP 1532, BN-LA507-H2
BN336-4The Skunkrejected
* Blue Note BLP 1532   The Fabulous Fats Navarro, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BN-LA507-H2   Fats Navarro - Prime Source
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series
* Blue Note BLP 1531   The Fabulous Fats Navarro, Vol. 1
* Blue Note 7243 8 33373 2   The Complete Blue Note And Capitol Recordings Of Fats Navarro And Tadd Dameron
* Blue Note BLP 5012   Howard McGhee's All Stars - The McGhee-Navarro Sextet
= Blue Note (J) K18P-9274   Howard McGhee All Stars/Howard McGhee Sextet
= Blue Note 7243 4 95747 2   Howard McGhee/Introducing The Kenny Drew Trio
* Blue Note BLP 5004   Fats Navarro Memorial Album
* Blue Note 558   Howard McGhee - The Skunk / Boperation
* Blue Note 557   Howard McGhee - Double Talk, Part 1&2

Tadd Dameron Nonet

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Kai Winding (trombone -2) Rudy Williams (alto sax) Allen Eager (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tadd Dameron (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Chano Pozo (bongos)
radio broadcast, "Royal Roost", NYC, October 23, 1948
1.Good Bait, No. 2Jazzland JLP 68
2.Eb-Pob-
* Jazzland JLP 68   The Tadd Dameron Band 1948
= Milestone M 47041, MCD 47041-2   Fats Navarro Featured With The Tadd Dameron Band

1949

Kenny Clarke Septet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet, piano) Julius Watkins (French horn) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes, piano) Curly Russell (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Joe Harris (timbales)
NYC, January 25, 1949
KC171CConglomerationSavoy MG 12042, SVY 17028
KC172ABruz-
KC173CYou Go To My HeadSavoy MG 12042
KC174BRoll 'Em BagsSavoy MG 12042, SVY 17028
KC175BFaultlessSavoy MG 12042
KC176BHey Frenchy-
* Savoy MG 12042   Milt Jackson - Roll 'Em Bags
* Savoy SVY 17028   Kenny Dorham - Blues In Bebop

Charlie Parker Septet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Al Haig (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums) Dave Lambert, Buddy Stewart (vocals)
"Royal Roost", NYC, February 19, 1949
MCSavoy ZDS 4413/14
Groovin' HighSavoy SJL 1108, ZDS 4413/14
MCSavoy ZDS 4413/14
ConfirmationSavoy SJL 1108, ZDS 4413/14
MCSavoy ZDS 4413/14
Salt PeanutsSavoy SJL 1108, ZDS 4413/14
MC: Jumpin' With Symphony SidSavoy ZDS 4413/14
commercial break #1-
commercial break #2-
* Savoy SJL 1108   Charlie Parker - Bird At The Roost
* Savoy ZDS 4413/14   Charlie Parker - Bird At The Roost, Vol. 2

Wini Brown

unknown (trumpet) unknown (alto sax) unknown (tenor sax) Charlie Fowlkes (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) unknown (piano) unknown (bass) possibly Kenny Clarke (drums) Wini Brown (vocals)
NYC, February 21, 1949
NSC464-1My Brand Of HoneySavoy SJL 1163
NSC464-2--
NSC464-4-National 9068; Savoy SJL 1130
NSC465-2He's Good Enough For MeSavoy SJL 1163
NSC465-3-National 9078; Savoy SJL 1130
NSC466-1If Love Is TroubleSavoy SJL 1163
NSC466-4-National 9078
NSC467-1Grieving For YouSavoy SJL 1163
NSC467-2--
NSC467-3-National 9068
* Savoy SJL 1163   Wini Brown - Miss Brown For You
* Savoy SJL 1130   Milt Jackson/Kenny Clarke - Bluesology
* National 9068   Wini Brown - Grieving For You / My Brand Of Honey
* National 9078   Wini Brown - He's Good Enough For Me / If Love Is Trouble

Milt Jackson Septet

Bill Massey (trumpet) Julius Watkins (French horn) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, February 23, 1949
S36-110Hearing BellsSavoy XP 8061, MG 9022, MG 15058, MG 12061
S36-111JuniorSavoy 946, XP 8061, MG 9025, MG 15058, MG 12061; Metronome (Swd) B 504
S36-112BluesologySavoy XP 8061, MG 15058, MG 12061
S36-113BubuSavoy 946, XP 8061, MG 9024, MG 15058, MG 12061
* Savoy MG 12061   Meet Milt Jackson
* Savoy MG 9022   Various Artists - Birth Of The Bop, Vol. 1
* Savoy MG 15058   Milt Jackson And Terry Gibbs
* Savoy MG 9025   Various Artists - Birth Of The Bop, Vol. 4
* Savoy MG 9024   Various Artists - Birth Of The Bop, Vol. 3
* Savoy XP 8061   Milt Jackson - Birth Of Bop, Vol. 2
* Savoy 946   Milt Jackson - Junior / Bubu
* Metronome (Swd) B 504   James Moody - Out Of Nowhere / Milt Jackson - Junior

Charlie Parker Septet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Al Haig (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums) Dave Lambert, Buddy Stewart (vocals)
"Royal Roost", NYC, February 26, 1949
MCSavoy ZDS 4413/14
Half NelsonSavoy MG 12179, SJL 1108, ZDS 4413/14
MCSavoy ZDS 4413/14
A Night In TunisiaSavoy MG 12186, SJL 1108, ZDS 4413/14
MCSavoy ZDS 4413/14
Scrapple From The AppleSavoy MG 12179, SJL 1108, ZDS 4413/14
MCSavoy ZDS 4413/14
Deedle-
* Savoy MG 12179   Charlie Parker - The 'Bird' Returns
* Savoy SJL 1108   Charlie Parker - Bird At The Roost
* Savoy MG 12186   Newly Discovered Sides By Charlie Parker
* Savoy ZDS 4413/14   Charlie Parker - Bird At The Roost, Vol. 2

Charlie Parker Septet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Al Haig (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums) Dave Lambert, Buddy Stewart (vocals): same personnel
"Royal Roost", NYC, March 5, 1949
Introduction By Dave Lambert And Buddy StewartSavoy ZDS 4413/14
What's This-
MC-
Jumpin' With Symphony Sid-
Cheryl-
MC-
Anthropology-
MC-
Hurry Home-
Deedle-
Royal Roost Bop-
MC-
* Savoy ZDS 4413/14   Charlie Parker - Bird At The Roost, Vol. 2

Charlie Parker Septet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Al Haig (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
"Waldorf-Astoria Hotel", NYC, March 5, 1949
AnthropologyJazz Showcase 5003
* Jazz Showcase 5003   Charlie Parker - Bird On The Road

Charlie Parker Septet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Al Haig (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums) Dave Lambert, Buddy Stewart (vocals)
"Royal Roost", NYC, March 12, 1949
MCSavoy ZDS 4413/14
CherylSavoy MG 12179, SJL 1108, ZDS 4413/14
introduction By Charlie ParkerSavoy ZDS 4413/14
On A Slow Boat To ChinaSavoy MG 12186, SJL 1108, ZDS 4413/14
MCSavoy ZDS 4413/14
Chasin' The BirdSavoy MG 12179, SJL 1108, ZDS 4413/14
Jumpin' With Symphony SidSavoy ZDS 4413/14
* Savoy MG 12179   Charlie Parker - The 'Bird' Returns
* Savoy SJL 1108   Charlie Parker - Bird At The Roost
* Savoy MG 12186   Newly Discovered Sides By Charlie Parker
* Savoy ZDS 4413/14   Charlie Parker - Bird At The Roost, Vol. 2

The King Cole Trio

Milt Jackson (vibes) Nat King Cole (piano, vocals) Irving Ashby (guitar) Joe Comfort (bass) Jack Costanzo (bongos) June Christy (vocals) Machito And His Orhestra
"Bob City", NYC, May 7, 1949
Nat Meets JuneAlto AL 709
* Alto AL 709   Nat "King" Cole/Erroll Garner - 20 Dynamic Fingers

Gil Fuller And His Orchestra

Dave Burns, Mustapha Daleel, Bill Massey, Abdul Salaam (trumpet) Charlie Johnson, Haleen Rasheed, Clarence Ross, Rip Tarrant (trombone) Jimmy Heath, Sahib Shihab (alto sax) Pritchard Cheesman, Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes, piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Gil Fuller (arranger, conductor, vocals)
NYC, June 11, 1949
D172 | D268Mean To MeDiscovery 115; Savoy SJL 2225
D173Blues For A DebutanteDiscovery 108; Savoy SJL 2225
D174 | D268The Scene ChangesDiscovery 115; Savoy SJL 2225
D175TropicanaDiscovery 108; Savoy SJL 2225
* Savoy SJL 2225   Various Artists - The Be Bop Boys
* Discovery 115, 45-115; Jazz Selection (F) JS 683; Vogue (E) V 2037   Gil Fuller - Mean To Me / The Scene Changes
* Discovery 108; Jazz Selection (F) JS 678; Vogue (E) V 2036   Gil Fuller - Blues For A Debutante / Tropicana

1950

Dizzy Gillespie Sextet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) John Coltrane, Jimmy Heath (alto sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Percy Heath (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums)
Chicago, IL, middle 1950
Nice Work If You Can Get Itprivate tape
A Night In Tunisia-
Emanon-

Dizzy Gillespie Sextet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Jimmy Heath (alto sax) Jimmy Oliver (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes, piano) Percy Heath (bass) Joe Harris (drums)
NYC, September 16, 1950
108She's Gone AgainPrestige 736; New Jazz NJLP 8296; Prestige (J) SLP 47, PRCD 24116-2
109ANice Work If You Can Get ItPrestige 736, PRLP 113; New Jazz NJLP 8296; Prestige PR 24030, (J) SLP 47, PRCD 24116-2
110AThinking Of YouPrestige 728; New Jazz NJLP 8296; Prestige PR 24030, PRCD 24116-2
111Too Much WeightNew Jazz NJLP 8296; Prestige PRCD 24116-2
* New Jazz NJLP 8296; Prestige PR 16002   Miles Davis/Dizzy Gillespie/Fats Navarro - Trumpet Giants
* Prestige (J) SLP 47   Various Artists - Early Prestige Sessions 1949/50
* Prestige PR 24030   Dizzy Gillespie - In The Beginning
* Prestige PRCD 24116-2   Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis/Dizzy Gillespie/Red Rodney/Bennie Green - Prestige First Sessions, Vol. 3
* Prestige PRLP 113   Fats Navarro/Dizzy Gillespie/Miles Davis/Kenny Dorham - Modern Jazz Trumpets
* Prestige 736   Dizzy Gillespie - She's Gone Again / Nice Work If You Can Get It
* Prestige 728   Sonny Stitt - To Think You've Chosen Me / Dizzy Gillespie - Thinking Of You

1951

Dizzy Gillespie Sextet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Billy Taylor (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals)
"Birdland", NYC, January 6, 1951
Congo BluesOberon 5100
Yesterdays-
A Night In Tunisia-
Ooh-Pa-Pa-DahDuke (It) D 1019
Jumpin' With Symphony Sid (incomplete)-
* Oberon 5100   Dizzy Gillespie - Trane's First Ride 1951
* Duke (It) D 1019   Dizzy Gillespie - Birks' Works

Dizzy Gillespie Sextet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Billy Taylor (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, January 13, 1951
Good GrooveBroadcast Tributes 0009
Tin Tin Deo, No. 1-
Birks' WorksDuke (It) D 1019; Broadcast Tributes 0009
Wow!private tape
Good BaitOberon 5100; Duke (It) D 1019
Jumpin' With Symphony Sid (incomplete)Duke (It) D 1019
* Broadcast Tributes 0009   Dizzy Gillespie - Trane's First Ride 1951, Vol. 2
* Duke (It) D 1019   Dizzy Gillespie - Birks' Works
* Oberon 5100   Dizzy Gillespie - Trane's First Ride 1951

Dizzy Gillespie Sextet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Billy Taylor (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, January 20, 1951
Groovin' HighBroadcast Tributes 0009
I Can't Get Startedprivate tape
A Night In TunisiaBroadcast Tributes 0009
Ooh-Pa-Pa-Dahprivate tape
Jumpin' With Symphony Sid-
* Broadcast Tributes 0009   Dizzy Gillespie - Trane's First Ride 1951, Vol. 2

Dizzy Gillespie Septet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) J.J. Johnson (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Billy Taylor (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals)
"Birdland", NYC, February 3, 1951
Birks' WorksOberon 5100
I Can't Get Started-
Lady Be Goodprivate tape
Good BaitBroadcast Tributes 0009
Jumpin' With Symphony SidOberon 5100
* Oberon 5100   Dizzy Gillespie - Trane's First Ride 1951
* Broadcast Tributes 0009   Dizzy Gillespie - Trane's First Ride 1951, Vol. 2

Dizzy Gillespie Sextet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) John Coltrane (alto, tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes, piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Percy Heath (bass) Carl "Kansas" Fields (drums) Freddy Strong (vocals)
Detroit, MI, March 1, 1951
4010We Love To BoogieDee Gee XP 4005; Regent MG 6043; Savoy SJL 2209
4015Tin Tin DeoDee Gee XP 4002, MG 1000; Savoy MG 12047, SJL 2209
4020Birks' WorksDee Gee XP 4003, MG 1000; Savoy MG 12047, SJL 2209
* Regent MG 6043   Dizzy Gillespie - School Days
= Savoy MG 12204   Dizzy Gillespie - Milt Jackson - Joe Carroll
* Savoy SJL 2209   Dizzy Gillespie - Dee Gee Days
* Savoy MG 12047   Dizzy Gillespie - The Champ
* Dee Gee MG 1000   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 1
* Dee Gee XP 4005   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 6
* Dee Gee XP 4002   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 3
* Dee Gee XP 4003   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 4

Dizzy Gillespie Septet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) J.J. Johnson (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Carl "Kansas" Fields (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals)
"Birdland", NYC, March 17, 1951
Birks' Works (air check 2)Oberon 5100
Tin Tin Deo, No. 3Broadcast Tributes 0009
Lady Be Goodprivate tape
I Can't Get Started-
The ChampBroadcast Tributes 0009
Jumpin' With Symphony Sid-
* Oberon 5100   Dizzy Gillespie - Trane's First Ride 1951
* Broadcast Tributes 0009   Dizzy Gillespie - Trane's First Ride 1951, Vol. 2

Dizzy Gillespie Sextet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes, piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Joe Carroll, Melvin Moore (vocals)
NYC, April 16, 1951
3636Lady Be GoodDee Gee XP 4003, MG 1000; Regent MG 6043; Savoy SJL 2209
3637Love Me Pretty BabyDee Gee XP 4004; Regent MG 6043; Savoy SJL 2209
3638The Champ, Part 1&2Dee Gee XP 4000, MG 1000; Savoy MG 12047, SJL 2209
* Regent MG 6043   Dizzy Gillespie - School Days
= Savoy MG 12204   Dizzy Gillespie - Milt Jackson - Joe Carroll
* Savoy SJL 2209   Dizzy Gillespie - Dee Gee Days
* Savoy MG 12047   Dizzy Gillespie - The Champ
* Dee Gee MG 1000   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 1
* Dee Gee XP 4003   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 4
* Dee Gee XP 4004   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 5
* Dee Gee XP 4000   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 1

Thelonious Monk Quintet

Sahib Shihab (alto sax -1/6) Milt Jackson (vibes) Thelonious Monk (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, July 23, 1951
1. BN392-1Four In OneBlue Note 1589, BLP 5009, BLP 1511
2. BN392-2Four In One (alt. take)Blue Note BLP 1509, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
3. BN393-0Criss CrossBlue Note 1590, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BST 89903, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note BST2 84429
4. BN393-1Criss Cross (alt. take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012
5. BN394-0EronelBlue Note 1590, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
6. BN395-0Straight, No ChaserBlue Note 1589, BLP 5009, BLP 1511
7. BN397-0Willow Weep For MeBlue Note 1591, 45-1646, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
* Blue Note BLP 1511, BST 81511 (pseudo stereo)   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 2
= Blue Note BN-LA579-H2   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius
= Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk
* Blue Note BLP 1509, BST 81509 (pseudo stereo)   Milt Jackson And The Thelonious Monk Quintet
* Blue Note BST 89903   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1949-1959
= Blue Note BN-LA159-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BST2 84429   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 1
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012   Thelonious Monk And Milt Jackson
* Blue Note BLP 5009   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 5011   Milt Jackson - Wizard Of The Vibes
= Vogue (E) LDE 044   Milt Jackson And His New Group
= Vogue (F) LD 138   Milt Jackson And His New Group - Wizard Of The Vibes
* Blue Note 45-1646   Milt Jackson - Lillie / Willow Weep For Me
* Blue Note 1589   Thelonious Monk - Four In One / Straight, No Chaser
* Blue Note 1590   Thelonious Monk - Criss Cross / Eronel
* Blue Note 1591   Thelonious Monk - Ask Me Now / Willow Weep For Me

Dizzy Gillespie Quintet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Bill Graham (alto, baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes, piano) Percy Heath (bass) Al Jones (drums) Joe Carroll, Melvin Moore (vocals)
NYC, August 16, 1951
1206I'm In A MessDee Gee XP 4003, MG 1004; Regent MG 6043; Savoy SJL 2209
1210School DaysDee Gee XP 4004; Regent MG 6043; Savoy SJL 2209
1500Swing Low, Sweet CadillacDee Gee XP 4002, MG 1004; Savoy MG 12047, SJL 2209
Bopsie's BluesDee Gee XP 4000; Regent MG 6043; Savoy SJL 2209
Bopsie's Blues (alt. take)Savoy SJL 2209
I Couldn't Beat The RapDee Gee XP 4000; Regent MG 6043; Savoy SJL 2209
* Regent MG 6043   Dizzy Gillespie - School Days
= Savoy MG 12204   Dizzy Gillespie - Milt Jackson - Joe Carroll
* Savoy SJL 2209   Dizzy Gillespie - Dee Gee Days
* Savoy MG 12047   Dizzy Gillespie - The Champ
* Dee Gee MG 1004   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 2
* Dee Gee XP 4003   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 4
* Dee Gee XP 4004   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 5
* Dee Gee XP 4002   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 3
* Dee Gee XP 4000   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 1

Milt Jackson Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, August 24, 1951
3000Milt Meets SidDee Gee XP 4007, MG 1002; Savoy MG 12046, SJL 1106
3001D And EDee Gee XP 4007; Savoy 4517; Dee Gee MG 1002; Savoy MG 12046, MG 12126, SJL 1106
3002YesterdaysDee Gee XP 4008, MG 1002; Savoy MG 12046, SJL 1106
3003Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea-
* Savoy MG 12046   Milt Jackson - The Quartette
* Savoy SJL 1106   Milt Jackson - The First Q
* Savoy MG 12126   Various Artists - The Jazz Hour
* Dee Gee MG 1002   Milt Jackson Quartet
* Dee Gee XP 4007   Milt Jackson Quartet, Vol. 1
* Dee Gee XP 4008   Milt Jackson Quartet, Vol. 2
* Savoy 4517   The Modern Jazz Quartet - D And E / True Blues

Milt Jackson Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Al Jones (drums)
NYC, September 18, 1951
Autumn BreezeDee Gee XP 4007, MG 1002; Savoy MG 12046, SJL 1106
Moving Nicely-
'Round MidnightDee Gee XP 4008, MG 1002; Savoy MG 12046, SJL 1106
Bluesology-
* Savoy MG 12046   Milt Jackson - The Quartette
* Savoy SJL 1106   Milt Jackson - The First Q
* Dee Gee MG 1002   Milt Jackson Quartet
* Dee Gee XP 4007   Milt Jackson Quartet, Vol. 1
* Dee Gee XP 4008   Milt Jackson Quartet, Vol. 2

Dizzy Gillespie Sextet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Bill Graham (alto, baritone sax) Stuff Smith (violin) Milt Jackson (vibes, piano, organ, vocals) Percy Heath (bass) Al Jones (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals)
NYC, October 25, 1951
2300CaravanDee Gee XP 4003, MG 1000; Savoy MG 12047, SJL 2209
-Caravan (alt. take)Savoy SJL 2209
2301Nobody Knows The Trouble (I've Seen)Dee Gee XP 4001, MG 1004; Regent MG 6043; Savoy SJL 2209
2302The Bluest BluesDee Gee XP 4002, MG 1004; Savoy MG 12047, SJL 2209
2303On The Sunny Side Of The StreetDee Gee XP 4005, MG 1000; Savoy MG 12047, SJL 2209
2304StardustDee Gee XP 4002, MG 1000; Savoy MG 12047, SJL 2209
2305Time On My HandsDee Gee XP 4004; Savoy MG 12047, SJL 2209
* Savoy MG 12047   Dizzy Gillespie - The Champ
* Savoy SJL 2209   Dizzy Gillespie - Dee Gee Days
* Regent MG 6043   Dizzy Gillespie - School Days
= Savoy MG 12204   Dizzy Gillespie - Milt Jackson - Joe Carroll
* Dee Gee MG 1000   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 1
* Dee Gee MG 1004   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 2
* Dee Gee XP 4003   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 4
* Dee Gee XP 4001   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 2
* Dee Gee XP 4002   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 3
* Dee Gee XP 4005   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 6
* Dee Gee XP 4004   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 5

1952

Dizzy Gillespie Quintet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Bill Graham (alto, baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes, piano) Percy Heath (bass) Al Jones (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals -1,4)
NYC, February 29, 1952
1. 805Groovin' The Nursery RhymesAtlantic 1011, EP 521, ALS 142, LP 1257
2. 806This Is HappinessAtlantic 966, ALS 142, LP 1257
3. 807Dizz' Tune (Mrs. Diz)Atlantic 1011, ALS 142, LP 1257
4. 808Love Is Here To StayAtlantic 966, EP 521, ALS 142, LP 1257
* Atlantic LP 1257   Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy At Home And Abroad
* Atlantic ALS 142   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 2
* Atlantic EP 521   Dizzy Gillespie
* Atlantic 1011   Dizzy Gillespie - Groovin' The Nursery Rhymes / Dizz' Tune (Mrs. Diz)
* Atlantic 966   Dizzy Gillespie - This Is Happiness / Love Is Here To Stay

Annie Ross

Milt Jackson (vibes) Blossom Dearie (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Annie Ross (vocals)
NYC, April 1, 1952
EverytimeDee Gee XP 4010; Regent MG 6031
The Way You Look Tonight-
I'm Beginning To Think You Care For Me-
Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea-
* Regent MG 6031; Savoy MG 12060, MG 12217   Various Artists - Singin' And Swingin'
* Dee Gee XP 4010   The Voice Of Annie Ross

Milt Jackson Quintet

Lou Donaldson (alto sax -1,4,7/9) Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, April 7, 1952
1. BN422-0 tk.1TahitiBlue Note 1592, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BN-LA590-H2
2. BN423-1 tk.4LillieBlue Note 1593, 45-1646, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BN-LA590-H2
3. BN423-2 tk.5Lillie (alt. take)Blue Note BLP 1509, BN-LA590-H2
4. BN424-2 tk.8Bags' GrooveBlue Note 1593, 45-1645, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BLP 1001, BN-LA590-H2, BST2 84429, BST 89903
5. BN425-2 tk.11What's New (alt. take)Blue Note BN-LA590-H2, (J) BNJ-61012
6. BN425-3 tk.12What's NewBlue Note 1592, 45-1645, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BN-LA590-H2
7. BN426-0 tk.14Don't Get Around Much AnymoreBlue Note 1594, BN-LA590-H2, (J) BNJ-61012
8. BN426-1 tk.15Don't Get Around Much Anymore (alt. take)Blue Note BN-LA590-H2, (J) BNJ-61012
9. BN427-0 tk.16On The SceneBlue Note 1594, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BN-LA590-H2
* Blue Note BLP 1509, BST 81509 (pseudo stereo)   Milt Jackson And The Thelonious Monk Quintet
* Blue Note BN-LA590-H2   Milt Jackson - All Star Bags
* Blue Note BLP 1001   Various Artists - 25 Years Blue Note: Anniversary Album
= Blue Note BLP 2001, BST 82001   Various Artists - Blue Note Gems Of Jazz
* Blue Note BST2 84429   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BST 89903   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1949-1959
= Blue Note BN-LA159-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012   Thelonious Monk And Milt Jackson
* Blue Note BLP 5011   Milt Jackson - Wizard Of The Vibes
= Vogue (E) LDE 044   Milt Jackson And His New Group
= Vogue (F) LD 138   Milt Jackson And His New Group - Wizard Of The Vibes
* Blue Note 45-1646   Milt Jackson - Lillie / Willow Weep For Me
* Blue Note 45-1645   Milt Jackson - What's New / Bags' Groove
* Blue Note 1592   Milt Jackson - What's New / Tahiti
* Blue Note 1593   Milt Jackson - Bag's Groove / Lillie
* Blue Note 1594   Lou Donaldson - Don't Get Around Much Anymore / Milt Jackson - On The Scene

Milt Jackson Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, April, 1952
HL321Softly, As In A Morning SunriseHi-Lo 1412; Savoy MG 12046, SJL 1106
HL322Love Me Pretty BabyHi-Lo 1405; Savoy MG 12046, SJL 1106
HL323Heart And Soul-
HL324True BluesHi-Lo 1412; Savoy 4517, MG 12046, MG 12125, SJL 1106
* Savoy MG 12046   Milt Jackson - The Quartette
* Savoy SJL 1106   Milt Jackson - The First Q
* Savoy MG 12125   Various Artists - The Many Faces Of Blues
* Savoy 4517   The Modern Jazz Quartet - D And E / True Blues
* Hi-Lo 1412   Milt Jackson - Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise / True Blues
* Hi-Lo 1405   Milt Jackson - Love Me Pretty Baby / Heart And Soul

Charlie Parker Quintet

Charlie Parker (alto sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, November 1, 1952
How High The MoonKlacto (E) MG 101; Zu-Zazz (E) ZZ 1002
Embraceable You-
52nd Street Theme-
* Klacto (E) MG 101   Charlie Parker - Ballads And Birdland
* Zu-Zazz (E) ZZ 1002   Charlie Parker, Vol. 1 - Ballads And Birdland

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, December 22, 1952
403All The Things You ArePrestige 828, PREP 1303, PRLP 160, PRLP 7059, PR 7421, PR 7749, PR 24005
404La RondePrestige 828, PREP 1303, PRLP 160, PRLP 7059, PR 7425, PR 7749, PR 24005
405VendomePrestige 851, PREP 1303, PRLP 160, PRLP 7059, PR 7425, PR 7749, PR 24005
406Rose Of The Rio GrandePrestige 851, PREP 1303, PRLP 160, PRLP 7059, PR 7421, PR 7749, PR 24005
* Prestige PRLP 7059; Original Jazz Classics OJC 125, OJCCD 125-2   Modern Jazz Quartet - Milt Jackson Quintet - MJQ
* Prestige PR 7421   The Modern Jazz Quartet Plays For Lovers
* Prestige PR 7749   The Modern Jazz Quartet - First Recordings!
* Prestige PR 24005   The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Prestige PR 7425   The Modern Jazz Quartet Plays Jazz Classics
* Prestige PRLP 160   The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Prestige PREP 1303   Milt Jackson - Modern Jazz Quartet
* Prestige 828   The Modern Jazz Quartet - All The Things You Are / La Ronde
* Prestige 851   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Vendome / Rose Of The Rio Grande

Slim Gaillard Quintet

Ben Webster (tenor sax) Cyril Hayes (piano) Slim Gaillard (guitar, vocals) Ray Brown (bass) Milt Jackson (drums)
NYC, December, 1952
1126-13Gomen Nasai (Forgive Me)Mercury 89031; Clef MGC 138
1127-3Potato ChipsMercury 89031; Clef MGC 138; Verve MGV 2013
* Verve MGV 2013   Slim Gaillard - Smorgasbord: Help Yourself!
* Clef MGC 138   Slim Gaillard - Cavorts
* Mercury 89031, 89031x45; Clef 89031, 89031x45   Slim Gaillard - Gomen Nasai (Forgive Me) / Potato Chips

1953 (age 30)

Ben Webster With The Modern Jazz Quartet

Ben Webster (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, February 21, 1953
ConfirmationOzone 22
You Are Too Beautiful-
Lady Be Good-
The Nearness Of You-
Poutin'-
* Ozone 22   John Lewis - Kenny Clarke - Ben Webster - Milt Jackson

Ben Webster With The Modern Jazz Quartet

Ben Webster (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, February 28, 1953
Danny BoyOzone 22
Billie's Bounce-
Cotton Tail-
* Ozone 22   John Lewis - Kenny Clarke - Ben Webster - Milt Jackson

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, June 25, 1953
499The Queen's FancyPrestige 873, 45-174, PREP 1325, PRLP 160, PRLP 7057, PR 7425, PR 7749, PR 24005
500Delaunay's DilemmaPrestige 882, PREP 1325, PRLP 160, PRLP 7057, PR 7425, PR 7749, PR 24005
501Autumn In New YorkPrestige 882, 45-174, PREP 1325, PRLP 160, PRLP 7057, PR 7421, PR 7749, PR 24005
502But Not For MePrestige 873, PREP 1325, PRLP 160, PRLP 7057, PR 7421, PR 7749, PR 24005
* Prestige PRLP 7057; Original Jazz Classics OJC 057, OJCCD 057-2   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Django
* Prestige PR 7425   The Modern Jazz Quartet Plays Jazz Classics
* Prestige PR 7749   The Modern Jazz Quartet - First Recordings!
* Prestige PR 24005   The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Prestige PR 7421   The Modern Jazz Quartet Plays For Lovers
* Prestige PRLP 160   The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Prestige PREP 1325   Modern Jazz Quartet, Vol. 2
* Prestige 45-174   The Modern Jazz Quartet - The Queen's Fancy / Autumn In New York
* Prestige 873   The Modern Jazz Quartet - The Queen's Fancy / But Not For Me
* Prestige 882   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Delaunay's Dilemma / Autumn In New York

Sonny Rollins With The Modern Jazz Quartet

Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, October 7, 1953
509In A Sentimental MoodPrestige 874, 45-284, PREP 1337, PRLP 7029
510The StopperPrestige 874, 45-173, PREP 1337, PRLP 7029
511Almost Like Being In LovePrestige 45-284, PREP 1337, PRLP 7029
512No MoePrestige PREP 1337, PRLP 7029, PR 24004
* Prestige PRLP 7029; Original Jazz Classics OJC 011, OJCCD 011-2   Sonny Rollins With The Modern Jazz Quartet, Art Blakey, Kenny Drew
= Prestige PRLP 7269   Sonny Rollins - Sonny And The Stars
= Prestige PR 7856   Sonny Rollins - First Recordings!
* Prestige PR 24004   Sonny Rollins
* Prestige PREP 1337   Sonny Rollins With The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Prestige 45-284   Sonny Rollins - Almost Like Being In Love / In A Sentimental Mood
* Prestige 45-173   Sonny Rollins - The Stopper / Moritat
* Prestige 874   Sonny Rollins - In A Sentimental Mood / The Stopper

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, October 31, 1953
VendomeSession Disc 110
Lily-
The Queen's Fancy-
Bags' Groove-
All The Things You Are-
La Ronde-
* Session Disc 110   Hooray For Milt Jackson - John Lewis - Art Blakey - Kenny Dorham

Russell Jacquet And His Orchestra

Russell Jacquet, Quincy Jones (trumpet) Oscar Estelle (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Wade Legge (bass) Richie Goldberg (drums) The Heart Beats Quintet (vocal group) and others
NYC, 1953
NR3TormentedNetwork N 1200
NR4After Everybody's Gone-
* Network N 1200   Russell Jacquet - Tormented / After Everybody's Gone

1954

Henri Renaud All Stars

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Al Cohn (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Henri Renaud (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Charlie Smith (drums)
NYC, March 7, 1954
I'll Remember AprilDisques Swing (F) M 33320, LDM 30050; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 80; Period SPL 1213; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1930-2
Jerry's Old ManDisques Swing (F) M 33320, LDM 30050, C 103; Mode (F) MDINT 9144; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 80; Period SPL 1212; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1930-2
Jay Jay BluesDisques Swing (F) M 33320, LDM 30050; Vogue (F) EPL 7065, SCK 02-30; Pop (F) CBM 60010-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9514; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 80; Period SPL 1213; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1930-2
There's No YouDisques Swing (F) M 33320, LDM 30050; Vogue (F) EPL 7065; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 80; Period SPL 1211; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1930-2
J.J. Johnson (trombone) Al Cohn (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (piano, vocals) Percy Heath (bass) Charlie Smith (drums)
IndianaDisques Swing (F) M 33321, LDM 30050; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 80; Period SPL 1212; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1930-2
The More I See YouDisques Swing (F) M 33321; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 80
Milt Jackson (vibes) Percy Heath (bass) Charlie Smith (drums)
Lullaby Of The LeavesDisques Swing (F) M 33321; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 80; Period SPL 1212; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1930-2
J.J. Johnson (trombone) Al Cohn (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Henri Renaud (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Charlie Smith (drums)
Out Of NowhereDisques Swing (F) M 33321, LDM 30050; Pop (F) SPO 17071; Mode (F) MDINT 9116; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 80; Period SPL 1211; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1930-2
If I Had YouDisques Swing (F) M 33321, LDM 30050; Vogue (F) CLVLX 342; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 80; Period SPL 1212; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1930-2
If I Had You (alt. take)Disques Swing (F) M 33327; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 96
* Disques Swing (F) LDM 30050   Milt Jackson - Wizard Of The Vibes
= Mode (F) CMDINT 9834   Milt Jackson - Wizard Of The Vibes: The Many Faces Of Jazz, Vol. 23
* Jazz Legacy (F) JL 80   J.J. Johnson/Milt Jackson - A Date In New York, Vol. 1: Jazz Legacy 30
* Period SPL 1213   Various Artists - The Birdlanders, Vol. 3
* Disques Swing (F) C 103   Various Artists - 50 Ans De Jazz
* Mode (F) MDINT 9144   Various Artists - Les Geants Du Jazz Moderne
* Period SPL 1212   Various Artists - The Birdlanders, Vol. 2
* Vogue (F) SCK 02-30   Various Artists - Super Collection Kangourou, No. 2
* Pop (F) CBM 60010-30   Various Artists - Blues Moderne: Jazz Pour Vous 2
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9514   Various Artists - The Many Faces Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* Period SPL 1211   Various Artists - The Birdlanders, Vol. 1
* Mode (F) MDINT 9116   Various Artists - Les Grands Du Jazz
* Vogue (F) CLVLX 342   Various Artists - Une Histoire Des Geants Du Jazz
* Jazz Legacy (F) JL 96   J.J. Johnson/Al Cohn - A Date In New York, Vol. 2: Jazz Legacy 46
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1930-2   Various Artists - The Birdlanders, Vol. 1
* Disques Swing (F) M 33320   Henri Renaud All Stars
* Disques Swing (F) M 33321   Henri Renaud All Stars
* Disques Swing (F) M 33327   Henri Renaud Band
* Vogue (F) EPL 7065   Henri Renaud All Stars
* Pop (F) SPO 17071   Various Artists - ABC Du Jazz, Vol. ?: ???

Milt Jackson Quintet

Henry Boozier (trumpet) Milt Jackson (vibes) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 16, 1954
586Opus De FunkPrestige PREP 1356, PRLP 183, PRLP 7059, PR 7655, PR 24048
587I've Lost Your LovePrestige PREP 1365, PRLP 183, PRLP 7059, PR 7655, PR 24048
588Buhaina-
589SomaPrestige PREP 1356, PRLP 183, PRLP 7059, PR 7655, PR 24048
* Prestige PRLP 7059; Original Jazz Classics OJC 125, OJCCD 125-2   Modern Jazz Quartet - Milt Jackson Quintet - MJQ
* Prestige PR 7655   The Complete Milt Jackson With Horace Silver
* Prestige PR 24048   Milt Jackson - Opus De Funk
* Prestige PRLP 183   Milt Jackson Quintet
* Prestige PREP 1356   Milt Jackson Quintet
* Prestige PREP 1365   Milt Jackson Quintet

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
circa September or October, 1954
1996-14ConcordeClef unissued

Kenny Clarke Sextet

Frank Morgan (alto sax) Walter Benton (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes, vocals) Gerald Wiggins (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 1, 1954
SK4400SonorSavoy MG 15051, MG 12006
SK4401Strollin'Savoy 4504, MG 15051, MG 12006, MG 12125
SK4402Blues MoodSavoy MG 15051, MG 12006
SK4403I've Lost Your LoveSavoy MG 12061
SK4404SkootSavoy MG 15051, MG 12006
* Savoy MG 12006   Kenny Clarke - Telefunken Blues
* Savoy MG 12125   Various Artists - The Many Faces Of Blues
* Savoy MG 12061   Meet Milt Jackson
* Savoy MG 15051   The Kenny Clarke Sextet
* Savoy 4504   Kenny Clarke - Strollin' / Telefunken Blues

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 23, 1954
672I'll Remember Aprilrejected
673DjangoPrestige 45-417, PREP 1370, PRLP 170, PRLP 7057, PR 7425, PR 7749, PR 24005
674One Bass HitPrestige PREP 1370, PRLP 170, PRLP 7057, PR 7749, PR 24005
675MilanoPrestige PREP 1370, PRLP 170, PRLP 7057, PR 7425, PR 7749, PR 24005
* Prestige PRLP 7057; Original Jazz Classics OJC 057, OJCCD 057-2   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Django
* Prestige PR 7425   The Modern Jazz Quartet Plays Jazz Classics
* Prestige PR 7749   The Modern Jazz Quartet - First Recordings!
* Prestige PR 24005   The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Prestige PRLP 170   The Modern Jazz Quartet, Vol. 2
* Prestige PREP 1370   The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Prestige 45-417   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Django, Part 1&2

Miles Davis Quintet

Miles Davis (trumpet) Milt Jackson (vibes) Thelonious Monk (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 24, 1954
676-1Bags' GroovePrestige PRLP 196, PRLP 7109, PR 7457, PR 7650, PR 24012
676-2Bags' Groove (alt. take)Prestige PRLP 7109, PR 7650, P 24077
677Bemsha SwingPrestige PRLP 200, PRLP 7150, PR 7650, PR 24012
678Swing SpringPrestige PRLP 196, PRLP 7150, PR 7650, PR 24012
679-1The Man I LovePrestige PRLP 200, PRLP 7150, PR 7650, PR 24012
679-2The Man I Love (alt. take)Prestige PRLP 7150, PR 7650, P 24077
* Prestige PRLP 7109; Original Jazz Classics OJC 245, OJCCD 245-2   Miles Davis - Bags' Groove
= Prestige PRLP 16-3   Miles Davis And The Modern Jazz Giants
* Prestige PR 7457   Miles Davis' Greatest Hits
* Prestige PR 7650   Miles Davis And The Modern Jazz Giants
* Prestige PR 24012   Miles Davis - Tallest Trees
* Prestige P 24077   Miles Davis - Tune Up
* Prestige PRLP 7150; Original Jazz Classics OJC 347, OJCCD 347-2; Prestige PRLP 16-3   Miles Davis And The Modern Jazz Giants
* Prestige PRLP 196   Miles Davis All Stars
* Prestige PRLP 200   Miles Davis All Stars, Vol. 2

1955

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 9, 1955
686La Ronde Suite, Part 1/4Prestige PRLP 170, PRLP 7057, PR 7425, PR 7749, PR 24005
* Prestige PRLP 7057; Original Jazz Classics OJC 057, OJCCD 057-2   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Django
* Prestige PR 7425   The Modern Jazz Quartet Plays Jazz Classics
* Prestige PR 7749   The Modern Jazz Quartet - First Recordings!
* Prestige PR 24005   The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Prestige PRLP 170   The Modern Jazz Quartet, Vol. 2

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, January 20, 1955
What's NewAlto AL 716
I'll Remember April-
Django (Old Django)-
* Alto AL 716   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Classic Concepts

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, January 23, 1955
ConcordeAlto AL 716
Yesterdays-
One Bass Hit-
* Alto AL 716   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Classic Concepts

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, January 30, 1955
Bags' GrooveAlto AL 716
What's NewSession Disc 111
One Bass Hit-
Django-
Concorde-
Milt Meets Sid-
* Alto AL 716   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Classic Concepts
* Session Disc 111   The Modern Jazz Quartet

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, February 6, 1955
D&ESession Disc 111
Yesterdays-
Bluesology-
Autumn In New YorkSession Disc 112
Autumn Nocturne-
Milt Meets Sid-
Summertime-
* Session Disc 111   The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Session Disc 112   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Maynard Ferguson Sextet

Kenny Clarke Sextet

Henry Coker (trombone) Frank Wess (tenor sax, flute) Charlie Fowlkes (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes, piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger)
NYC, February 7, 1955
SKC4666Klook's NookSavoy MG 15053, MG 12006
SKC4667Inhibitions-
SKC4668Beggin' The Blues-
SKC4669Telefunken BluesSavoy 4504, MG 15053, MG 12006
SKC4669-2Telefunken Blues #2Savoy MG 12061
* Savoy MG 12006   Kenny Clarke - Telefunken Blues
* Savoy MG 12061   Meet Milt Jackson
* Savoy MG 15053   The Kenny Clarke Sextet, Vol. 2
* Savoy 4504   Kenny Clarke - Strollin' / Telefunken Blues

Milt Jackson Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 20, 1955
735Wonder WhyPrestige PRLP 7003, PR 7655, PR 24048
736I Should Care-
737My Funny Valentine-
738StonewallPrestige 45-102, PRLP 7003, PR 7655, PR 24048
739MoonrayPrestige PRLP 7003, PR 7655, PR 24048
740The Nearness Of You-
* Prestige PRLP 7003; Original Jazz Classics OJC 001, OJCCD 001-2; Prestige PRLP 16-1   Milt Jackson Quartet
= Prestige PRLP 7224   Milt Jackson - Soul Pioneers
* Prestige PR 7655   The Complete Milt Jackson With Horace Silver
* Prestige PR 24048   Milt Jackson - Opus De Funk
* Prestige 45-102   Milt Jackson - Stonewall, Part 1&2

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 2, 1955
760-2Ralph's New BluesPrestige PRLP 7005, PR 24005
761All Of YouPrestige PRLP 7005; Moodsville MVLP 2, MVLP 34; Prestige PR 7421, PR 24005
762I'll Remember AprilPrestige PRLP 7005, PR 7421, PR 24005
763Gershwin Medley: Soon / For You, For Me, Forevermore / Love Walked In / Our Love Is Here To StayPrestige PRLP 7005; Moodsville MVLP 33; Prestige PR 7421, PR 24005
764ConcordePrestige PRLP 7005, PR 7425, P 24052
765Softly, As In A Morning SunrisePrestige 45-115, PRLP 7005, PR 7421
* Prestige PRLP 7005; Original Jazz Classics OJC 002, OJCCD 002-2   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Concorde
= Prestige PRLP 16-1   Milt Jackson Quartet
* Prestige PR 24005   The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Moodsville MVLP 2   Various Artists - Modern Moods
* Moodsville MVLP 34   Various Artists - Music Of Cole Porter Played By America's Greatest Jazzmen
* Prestige PR 7421   The Modern Jazz Quartet Plays For Lovers
* Moodsville MVLP 33   Various Artists - Music Of George Gershwin Played By America's Greatest Jazzmen
* Prestige PR 7425   The Modern Jazz Quartet Plays Jazz Classics
* Prestige P 24052   Various Artists - Piano Giants
* Prestige 45-115   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise, Part 1&2

Miles Davis Sextet

Miles Davis (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto sax -1,3) Milt Jackson (vibes) Ray Bryant (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 5, 1955
1. 781Dr. Jackle (Dr. Jekyll)Prestige PRLP 7034
2. 782Bitty Ditty-
3. 783Minor March-
4. 784Blues Changes-
* Prestige PRLP 7034; Original Jazz Classics OJC 012, OJCCD 012-2   Miles Davis And Milt Jackson Quintet/Sextet
= Prestige PR 7540   Miles Davis - Odyssey

Milt Jackson Quintet

Frank Wess (tenor sax, flute) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, October 28, 1955
69054Opus De FunkSavoy 4500, MG 12036, MG 12126
69055Opus PocusSavoy MG 12036
69056You Leave Me Breathless-
69057Opus And InterludeSavoy 4500, MG 12036, MG 12125
* Savoy MG 12036   Milt Jackson/Frank Wess - Opus De Jazz
* Savoy MG 12126   Various Artists - The Jazz Hour
* Savoy MG 12125   Various Artists - The Many Faces Of Blues
* Savoy 4500   Milt Jackson - Opus De Funk / Opus And Interlude

1956

Milt Jackson Quintet

Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Wade Legge (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, January 5, 1956
69116Come Rain Or Come ShineSavoy MG 12042, SJL 2204
69117They Can't Take That Away From MeSavoy MG 12061, SJL 2204
69118Wild ManSavoy MG 12042, SJL 2204
69119SoulfulSavoy MG 12061, SJL 2204
69120Fred's MoodSavoy MG 12042, SJL 2204
69121FlamingoSavoy MG 12061, SJL 2204
* Savoy MG 12042   Milt Jackson - Roll 'Em Bags
* Savoy SJL 2204   Milt Jackson - Second Nature
* Savoy MG 12061   Meet Milt Jackson

Milt Jackson Sextet

Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Skeeter Best (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, January 17, 1956
1828HelloAtlantic LP 1242
1829Bright Blues-
1830How High The MoonAtlantic EP 601, LP 1242, SD 2-319
* Atlantic LP 1242   Milt Jackson - Ballads And Blues
* Atlantic SD 2-319   The Art Of Milt Jackson - The Atlantic Years
* Atlantic EP 601   Milt Jackson - Ballads And Blues

Milt Jackson Sextet

Ralph Burns, Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Barry Gailbraith (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, January 21, 1956
1839So In LoveAtlantic EP 601, LP 1242, SD 2-319
1840Midnight Sununissued
1841They Didn't Believe MeAtlantic EP 601, LP 1242
1842SolitudeAtlantic LP 1242
* Atlantic LP 1242   Milt Jackson - Ballads And Blues
* Atlantic SD 2-319   The Art Of Milt Jackson - The Atlantic Years
* Atlantic EP 601   Milt Jackson - Ballads And Blues

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, January 22, 1956
1843Woody'n YouAtlantic LP 1231; Mosaic MD7-249
-Woody'n You (stereo take)Atlantic SD 1231; Mosaic MD7-249
1844Willow Weep For MeAtlantic LP 1231, SD 1231; Mosaic MD7-249
1845FontessaAtlantic EP 583, LP 1231, SD 1231, SD 1546; Mosaic MD7-249
1846Versailles (Porte De Versailles)Atlantic LP 1231, SD 1231; Mosaic MD7-249
1847Angel Eyes-
1848Over The Rainbow-
1849Bluesologyunissued, tape no longer exists
1850Bags' Groove-
1851A Night In Tunisia-
1852D&E-
* Atlantic LP 1231   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Fontessa
* Atlantic SD 1231   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Fontessa
* Atlantic SD 1546   The Best Of The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64
* Atlantic EP 583   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Fontessa

Milt Jackson Quintet

Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, January 23, 1956
69122LoverSavoy MG 12070, SJL 2204
69123Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man-
69124The Lady Is A Tramp-
69125Angel Face-
69126Sometimes I'm Happy-
69127What's New-
69128Now's The TimeSavoy 4521, MG 12080, MG 12126, SJL 2204
69129In A Sentimental MoodSavoy MG 12080, SJL 2204
69130Mood Indigo-
69131Azure-
69132Minor Conception-
69133Soul In 3/4Savoy 4521, MG 12080, MG 12125, SJL 2204
* Savoy MG 12070   Milt Jackson - The Jazz Skyline
* Savoy SJL 2204   Milt Jackson - Second Nature
* Savoy MG 12080   Milt Jackson - Jackson'sville
* Savoy MG 12126   Various Artists - The Jazz Hour
* Savoy MG 12125   Various Artists - The Many Faces Of Blues
* Savoy 4521   Milt Jackson - Now's The Time / Soul In 3/4

Milt Jackson Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Barney Kessel (guitar) Percy Heath (bass) Lawrence Marable (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 14, 1956
2625The Song Is EndedAtlantic LP 1242
2626Gerry's Blues-
2627Rose Roomunissued
2628These Foolish ThingsAtlantic LP 1242
* Atlantic LP 1242   Milt Jackson - Ballads And Blues

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 14, 1956
2629Woody'n Youunissued, tape no longer exists
2630BluesologyAtlantic LP 1231, LP 1337; Mosaic MD7-249
-Bluesology (stereo take)Atlantic SD 1231; Mosaic MD7-249
2631Woody'n Youunissued, tape no longer exists
* Atlantic LP 1231   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Fontessa
* Atlantic LP 1337   Various Artists - The Blues In Modern Jazz
* Atlantic SD 1231   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Fontessa
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 5, 1956
DjangoVoice Of America J 100
How High The Moon-
'Round Midnight-
I'll Remember April-
Versailles-
Two Degrees East, Three Degrees West-
Ralph's New Blues-
England's Carol (God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen)-
Willow Weep For Me-
* Voice Of America J 100   The Modern Jazz Quartet

The Modern Jazz Quartet With Jimmy Giuffre

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums) with guest artist: Jimmy Giuffre (clarinet -2,4,5)
"Music Inn", Lenox, MA, August 28, 1956
1. 2096Oh Bess, Oh Where's My BessAtlantic LP 1247, SD 1247; Mosaic MD7-249
2. 2097A Fugue For Music InnAtlantic LP 1247, SD 1247; Mosaic MD7-249, MQ10-176
3. 2098Two Degrees East, Three Degrees WestAtlantic LP 1247, SD 1247; Mosaic MD7-249
4. 2099SerenadeAtlantic LP 1247, SD 1247; Mosaic MD7-249, MQ10-176
5. 2100FunAtlantic LP 1247, SD 1247, SD 2-301; Mosaic MD7-249, MQ10-176
6. 2101Sun DanceAtlantic LP 1247; Mosaic MD7-249
7. -Sun Dance (stereo take)Atlantic SD 1247; Mosaic MD7-249
8. 2102The Man That Got AwayAtlantic LP 1247, SD 1247; Mosaic MD7-249
9. 2103A Morning In Paris-
10. 2104Variation No. 1 On God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen-
* Atlantic LP 1247   The Modern Jazz Quartet At Music Inn - Guest Artist: Jimmy Giuffre
* Atlantic SD 1247   The Modern Jazz Quartet At Music Inn - Guest Artist: Jimmy Giuffre
* Mosaic MQ10-176, MD6-176   The Complete Capitol And Atlantic Recordings Of Jimmy Giuffre
* Atlantic SD 2-301   The Art Of The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

Quincy Jones And His Orchestra

Art Farmer (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Herbie Mann (flute, tenor sax) Gene Quill (alto sax) Zoot Sims (tenor sax -1) Lucky Thompson (tenor sax -2) Jack Nimitz (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Father John Crawley (handclaps -2) Quincy Jones (arranger, conductor)
Beltone Recording Studios, NYC, September 14, 1956
1. 5332Evening In ParisABC-Paramount ABC-149; Impulse! ASH-9282-2
2. 5333SermonetteABC-Paramount ABC-149
* ABC-Paramount ABC-149; Impulse! GRD-115   Quincy Jones - This Is How I Feel About Jazz
= Impulse! IA-9342-2   Quincy Jones - The Dedication Series, Vol. IV: The Quintessential Charts
= Mosaic MD5-237   The Quincy Jones ABC/Mercury Big Band Jazz Sessions
* Impulse! ASH-9282-2   Milt Jackson - The Impulse Years

The Modern Jazz Quartet With Lester Young And Miles Davis

Miles Davis (trumpet) Lester Young (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Kurt Edelhagen Big Band (-2)
"Stadthalle", Sindelfingen, West Germany, November 12, 1956
1.How High The MoonUnique Jazz UJ 14; Century/Stash (J) CECC00099
2.Lester Leaps In-
* Unique Jazz UJ 14   Lester Young Meets Miles, M.J.Q. And The Jack Teagarden All Stars
* Century/Stash (J) CECC00099   Miles Davis/Stan Getz - Rare Live

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, 1956
Two Degrees East, Three Degrees WestOzone 16
Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea-
Angel Eyes-
Bluesology-
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen-
Delaunay's Dilemma-
Oh Bess, Oh Where's My Bess-
Bags' Groove-
* Ozone 16   The Modern Jazz Quartet

1957

Milt Jackson Sextet

Joe Newman (trumpet) Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Horace Silver (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, January 5, 1957
2435Ignunt OilAtlantic LP 1269
2436Blues At TwilightAtlantic LP 1269, LP 1337
2437SermonetteAtlantic LP 1269
2438The Spirit-FeelAtlantic LP 1269, SD 2-316
* Atlantic LP 1269, SD 1269, SD 8811   Milt Jackson - Plenty, Plenty Soul
* Atlantic LP 1337   Various Artists - The Blues In Modern Jazz
* Atlantic SD 2-316   Various Artists - The Jazz Years-25th Anniversary

Milt Jackson Nonet

Joe Newman (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Cannonball Adderley as Ronnie Peters (alto sax) Frank Foster (tenor sax) Sahib Shihab (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger)
NYC, January 7, 1957
2439Plenty, Plenty SoulAtlantic LP 1269, SD 2-319
2440Boogity BoogityAtlantic LP 1269
2441Heartstrings-
2442Bags' Grooveunissued
4916Plenty, Plenty Soul, Part 1-
4917Plenty, Plenty Soul, Part 2-
* Atlantic LP 1269, SD 1269, SD 8811   Milt Jackson - Plenty, Plenty Soul
* Atlantic SD 2-319   The Art Of Milt Jackson - The Atlantic Years

Hank Mobley Quintet

Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 13, 1957
tk.2ReunionBlue Note 45-1671, BLP 1544, BN-LA590-H2
tk.3Lower Stratosphere-
tk.4Don't WalkBlue Note BLP 1544, BN-LA590-H2
tk.6Ultramarine-
tk.7Mobley's Musings-
* Blue Note BLP 1544, BST 81544 (pseudo stereo)   Hank Mobley And His All Stars
= Mosaic MQ10-181, MD6-181   The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions
* Blue Note BN-LA590-H2   Milt Jackson - All Star Bags
* Blue Note 45-1671   Hank Mobley - Lower Stratosphere / Reunion

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, April 4, 1957
2495Three Windowsunissued, tape no longer exists
2496Cortege-
2497The Golden Striker-
2498One Never Knows-
2499The Rose Truc-
2500VeniceAtlantic LP 1284; Mosaic MD7-249
* Atlantic LP 1284, SD 1284   The Modern Jazz Quartet Plays One Never Knows (No Sun In Venice)
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
NYC, April 5, 1957
2501Between The Devil And The Deep Blue SeaAtlantic LP 1265; Mosaic MD7-249
2502La Ronde: Drums-
2503A Night In TunisiaAtlantic EP 613, LP 1265; Mosaic MD7-249
2504YesterdaysAtlantic LP 1265; Mosaic MD7-249
2505Bags' GrooveAtlantic EP 613, LP 1265; Mosaic MD7-249
2506Baden-BadenAtlantic LP 1265; Mosaic MD7-249
2507Ballad Medley: They Say It's Wonderful / How Deep Is The Ocean / (I Don't Stand) A Ghost Of A Chance With You / My Old Flame / Body And Soul-
* Atlantic LP 1265   The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64
* Atlantic EP 613   The Modern Jazz Quartet

Chris Connor With Stan Free's Orchestra

Milt Jackson (vibes) Stan Free (piano, arranger) Mundell Lowe (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums) Chris Connor (vocals)
NYC, May 1, 1957
2516How Long Has This Been Going OnAtlantic EP 595, LP 2-601
2517I Can't Be Bothered NowAtlantic EP 594, LP 2-601
2518Love Walked InAtlantic LP 2-601; Clarion LP 611
2519Somebody Loves MeAtlantic EP 593, LP 2-601
2520Embraceable YouAtlantic LP 2-601
* Atlantic LP 2-601   Chris Connor Sings The George Gershwin Almanac Of Song
* Clarion LP 611   Chris Connor Sings George Gershwin
* Atlantic EP 595   Chris Connor Sings The George Gershwin Almanac Of Song
* Atlantic EP 594   Chris Connor Sings The George Gershwin Almanac Of Song
* Atlantic EP 593   Chris Connor Sings The George Gershwin Almanac Of Song

Milt Jackson Sextet

Bobby Jaspar (flute) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Percy Heath (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
NYC, May 21, 1957
2550Bags' New GrooveAtlantic LP 1294, SD 2-319; Playboy PB 1959
2551Connie's BluesAtlantic LP 1294
2552Lauraunissued
* Atlantic LP 1294, SD 1294   Milt Jackson - Bags And Flutes
* Atlantic SD 2-319   The Art Of Milt Jackson - The Atlantic Years
* Playboy PB 1959   The Playboy Jazz All Stars, Vol. 3

Milt Jackson Sextet

Frank Wess (flute) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Percy Heath (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
NYC, June 10, 1957
2581Theme For Jeriunissued
2582Midget RodAtlantic LP 1294
2583I'm Afraid The Masquerade Is Over-
2584Sweet And Lovely-
* Atlantic LP 1294, SD 1294   Milt Jackson - Bags And Flutes

Milt Jackson Sextet

Frank Wess (flute) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Percy Heath (bass) Art Taylor (drums): same personnel
NYC, June 17, 1957
2602Hannaunissued
2603SandyAtlantic LP 1294
2604GhanaAtlantic LP 1294, SD 2-319
* Atlantic LP 1294, SD 1294   Milt Jackson - Bags And Flutes
* Atlantic SD 2-319   The Art Of Milt Jackson - The Atlantic Years

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, July 29, 1957
2685CortegeAtlantic unissued, tape no longer exists
2686One Never Knows-
2687The Golden Striker-
2688Three Windows-

The Modern Jazz Quartet And The Jimmy Giuffre 3

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums) and Jimmy Giuffre (clarinet -1,2) Jim Hall (guitar -1,2) Ralph Pena (bass -1,2)
"Music Inn", Lenox, MA, August 24, 1957
1. 2713Medley: Da CapoAtlantic LP 1345; Mosaic MD7-249, MQ10-176
2. -Medley: Fine-
3. 2715The Golden StrikerAtlantic EP 613, LP 1284, SD 2-301, SD 2-316, SD 1546; Mosaic MD7-249
4. 2716CortegeAtlantic LP 1284, SD 2-301; Mosaic MD7-249
5. 2717One Never KnowsAtlantic LP 1284; Mosaic MD7-249
6. 2718Three WindowsAtlantic EP 613, LP 1284; Mosaic MD7-249
7. 2719The Rose TrucAtlantic LP 1284; Mosaic MD7-249
* Atlantic LP 1345, SD 1345   The Modern Jazz Quartet And Guests - Third Stream Music
* Mosaic MQ10-176, MD6-176   The Complete Capitol And Atlantic Recordings Of Jimmy Giuffre
* Atlantic LP 1284, SD 1284   The Modern Jazz Quartet Plays One Never Knows (No Sun In Venice)
* Atlantic SD 2-301   The Art Of The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Atlantic SD 2-316   Various Artists - The Jazz Years-25th Anniversary
* Atlantic SD 1546   The Best Of The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64
* Atlantic EP 613   The Modern Jazz Quartet

Ray Charles And Milt Jackson

Ray Charles (alto sax, piano) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes, piano, guitar) Skeeter Best (guitar -1,2,6,7,9,10) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, September 12, 1957
1. 2726How Long, How Long BluesAtlantic LP 1279, SD 1543, SD 2-319
2. 2727Cosmic RayAtlantic EP 614, LP 1279
3. 2730Bags Of BluesAtlantic LP 1360
4. 2731If I Should Lose Youunissued
5. 2732'Deed I DoAtlantic LP 1279
6. 2733Blue FunkAtlantic EP 614, LP 1279
7. 2734Soul BrothersAtlantic LP 1279
8. 2735Bags Guitar Blues-
9. 4918Blue Funk, Part 1unissued
10. 4919Blue Funk, Part 2-
* Atlantic LP 1279, SD 1279   Milt Jackson/Ray Charles - Soul Brothers
* Atlantic SD 1543   The Best Of Ray Charles
* Atlantic SD 2-319   The Art Of Milt Jackson - The Atlantic Years
* Atlantic LP 1360, SD 1360   Ray Charles/Milt Jackson - Soul Meeting
* Atlantic EP 614   Milt Jackson/Ray Charles - Soul Brothers

The Modern Jazz Quartet At JATP

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
"Opera House", Chicago, IL, October 19, 1957
D&E BluesVerve MGV 8269, V3HB 8848
Now's The Time-
'Round Midnight-
* Verve MGV 8269, MGVS 6069, V/V6 8482   The Modern Jazz Quartet And The Oscar Peterson Trio At The Opera House
* Verve V3HB 8848   Milt Jackson - Return Engagement

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
Donaueschingen, West Germany, October 27, 1957
Three WindowsMPS (G) 0068.161; Ingo (It) twelve
The Golden Striker-
Cortege-
J.B. BluesMPS (G) 0068.161
The Rose TrucIngo (It) twelve
* MPS (G) 0068.161; Pausa PR 7081   Various Artists - The Historic Donaueschingen Jazz Conzert 1957
* Ingo (It) twelve   Modern Jazz Quartet Live At Donaueschingen 1957 And Sanremo 1958

1958

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
San Remo, Italy, January 19, 1958
I'll Remember AprilIngo (It) twelve
A Night In Tunisia-
Django-
* Ingo (It) twelve   Modern Jazz Quartet Live At Donaueschingen 1957 And Sanremo 1958

Ray Charles And Milt Jackson

Ray Charles (alto sax, piano, electric piano) Milt Jackson (vibes, piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Percy Heath (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
NYC, April 10, 1958
3041I'm Just A Lucky So And Sounissued
3042Soul MeetingAtlantic LP 1360
3043Hallelujah I Love Him So-
3044Blue Genius-
3045X-Ray Blues-
3046Love On My MindAtlantic LP 1360, SD 2-319
* Atlantic LP 1360, SD 1360   Ray Charles/Milt Jackson - Soul Meeting
* Atlantic SD 2-319   The Art Of Milt Jackson - The Atlantic Years

The Modern Jazz Quartet / Herb Jeffries / The Fred Katz String Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Bobby Troup (host)
KABC-TV, Stars Of Jazz #101. 1958-#23, June 9, 1958
Ralph's New Blues
The Golden StrikerCalliope CAL 3027
same session
Midsommer-
* Calliope CAL 3027   Modern Jazz Quartet And Chico Hamilton - Sessions, Live

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
"Music Inn", Lenox, MA, August 3, 1958
3143Yardbird SuiteAtlantic LP 1299; Mosaic MD7-249
3144Now's The Timeunissued, tape no longer exists
3145Festival SketchAtlantic LP 1299; Mosaic MD7-249
3146Midsommer-
3147Medley: Stardust / I Can't Get Started / Lover Man-
* Atlantic LP 1299, SD 1299   The Modern Jazz Quartet At Music Inn, Vol. 2 - Guest Artist: Sonny Rollins
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

The Modern Jazz Quartet With Sonny Rollins

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums) with guest artist: Sonny Rollins (tenor sax)
"Music Inn", Lenox, MA, August 31, 1958
3937Bags' GrooveAtlantic LP 1299, SD 2-301; Mosaic MD7-249
3938Night In TunisiaAtlantic LP 1299; Mosaic MD7-249
* Atlantic LP 1299, SD 1299   The Modern Jazz Quartet At Music Inn, Vol. 2 - Guest Artist: Sonny Rollins
* Atlantic SD 2-301   The Art Of The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

Milt Jackson - Coleman Hawkins Sextet

Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, September 12, 1958
3135Close Your EyesAtlantic LP 1316
3136StuffyAtlantic LP 1316, SD 2-319
3137Sandra's Blues-
3138Indian BluesAtlantic LP 1316
3139Where Or Whenunissued
3140Prisoner Of Love-
3141Don't Take Your Love From MeAtlantic LP 1316
3142Get Happy-
* Atlantic LP 1316, SD 1316   Milt Jackson/Coleman Hawkins - Bean Bags
* Atlantic SD 2-319   The Art Of Milt Jackson - The Atlantic Years

Cannonball Adderley - Milt Jackson Quintet

Cannonball Adderley (alto sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Wynton Kelly (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, October 28, 1958
Blues OrientalRiverside RLP 12-286
A Few Words...Milestone M 47001
Things Are Getting BetterRiverside RLP 12-286, RLP 416
Serves Me Right (take 5)Riverside RLP 12-286
Groovin' High-
The Sidewalks Of New York (take 5)Riverside R 45415, RLP 12-286
Sounds For SidRiverside RLP 12-286
Just One Of Those ThingsRiverside R 45415, RLP 12-286
Serves Me Right (take 4)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 032-2
The Sidewalks Of New York (take 4)-
* Riverside RLP 12-286, RLP 1128; Original Jazz Classics OJC 032, OJCCD 032-2   Cannonball Adderley/Milt Jackson - Things Are Getting Better
= Milestone M 47001   Cannonball Adderley - Cannonball And Eight Giants
* Riverside RLP 416, RS 9416   Cannonball Adderley Greatest Hits
* Riverside R 45415   Cannonball Adderley/Milt Jackson - The Sidewalks Of New York / Just One Of Those Things

Milt Jackson Sextet

Art Farmer (trumpet) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chembers (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
Nola Penthouse Sound Studio, NYC, December 28 & 29, 1958
Ill WindUnited Artists UAL 4022; Blue Note BN-LA590-H2
Blues For Diahann-
Afternoon In Paris-
I Remember Clifford-
Thinking Of YouUnited Artists UAL 4022; Blue Note CDP 7 84458 2
Whisper NotUnited Artists UAL 4022; Blue Note BN-LA590-H2
* United Artists UAL 4022, UAS 5022   Milt Jackson - Bags' Opus
* Blue Note BN-LA590-H2   Milt Jackson - All Star Bags
* Blue Note CDP 7 84458 2   Milt Jackson - Bags' Opus

The Modern Jazz Quartet + Jazz Group De Paris

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Jazz Group De Paris
Paris, France, 1958
Animal DanceEuropa Jazz (It) EJ 1005
Django-
Milano-
Bluesology-
Bags' Groove-
Sketch 3-
Ambiquite-
Odd's Against Tomorrow-
* Europa Jazz (It) EJ 1005   The Modern Jazz Quartet

1959

Milt Jackson - John Coltrane Quintet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, January 15, 1959
3300Stairway To The StarsAtlantic SD 1553
3301The Late, Late BluesAtlantic LP 1368
3302Bags And Trane-
3303Three Little WordsAtlantic LP 1368, SD 2-319
3304The Night We Called It A Day-
3305Dizzy's Fingers (Be-Bop)Atlantic LP 1368
3306Blues LegacyAtlantic SD 1553
3307Centerpiece-
* Atlantic SD 1553   John Coltrane - The Coltrane Legacy
* Atlantic LP 1368, SD 1368   Milt Jackson/John Coltrane - Bags And Trane
* Atlantic SD 2-319   The Art Of Milt Jackson - The Atlantic Years

Milt Jackson With Quincy Jones' Orchestra

Don Hammond (alto flute) Julius Held, Harry Lookofsky, David Nadien, Leonard Posner, Sol Shapiro (violin) Harold Coletta, David Mankowitz (viola) George Ricci (cello) Milt Jackson (vibes) Jimmy Jones (piano, arranger) Chuck Wayne (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger, conductor)
NYC, May 1, 1959
3458Deep In A DreamAtlantic LP 1342
3459Nuages-
3460Tomorrow-
3461The Midnight Sun Will Never SetAtlantic LP 1342, SD 2-319
* Atlantic LP 1342, SD 1342   The Ballad Artistry Of Milt Jackson
* Atlantic SD 2-319   The Art Of Milt Jackson - The Atlantic Years

John Lewis And His Orchestra

Melvyn Broiles, Bernie Glow, John Ware, Joe Wilder (trumpet) John Clark, Tom McIntosh (trombone) Ray Alonge, Paul Ingraham, Al Richman, Gunther Schuller (French horn) Harvey Phillips (tuba) Robert DiDomenica (flute) Harvey Shapiro, Joseph Tekula (cello) Ruth Berman (harp) Milt Jackson (vibes) Bill Evans (piano) Jim Hall (guitar) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Richard Horowitz (timpani) Walter Rosenberger (percussion) John Lewis (composer)
NYC, July 16, 17 & 20, 1959
Prelude To Odds Against TomorrowUnited Artists UAL 4061
A Cold Wind Is Blowing-
Five Figure People Crossing Paths-
How To Frame Pigeons-
Morning Trip To Melton-
Looking At The Caper-
Johnny Ingram's Possessions-
The Carousel Incident-
Skating In Central Park-
No Happiness For Slater-
Main Theme: Odds Against Tomorrow-
Games-
Social Call-
The Impractical Man-
Advance On Melton-
Waiting Around The River-
Distractions-
The Caper Failure-
Postlude-
* United Artists UAL 4061, UAS 5061   John Lewis - Odds Against Tomorrow

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
"Music Inn", Lenox, MA, August 21, 1959
3728La CantatriceAtlantic unissued, tape no longer exists

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
"Music Inn", Lenox, MA, August 22, 1959
3729Harlequinunissued, tape no longer exists
3730DjangoAtlantic SD 1325; Mosaic MD7-249
-Django (mono take)Atlantic LP 1325; Mosaic MD7-249
* Atlantic SD 1325   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Pyramid
* Atlantic LP 1325   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Pyramid
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
"Music Inn", Lenox, MA, August 25, 1959
3731RomaineAtlantic LP 1325, SD 1325; Mosaic MD7-249
* Atlantic LP 1325   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Pyramid
* Atlantic SD 1325   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Pyramid
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
"Music Inn", Lenox, MA, August 26 & 28, 1959
3732Blues (Pyramid)Atlantic unissued, tape no longer exists

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
"Music Inn", Lenox, MA, August 28, 1959
3733SlowlyAtlantic unissued, tape no longer exists

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
"Music Inn", Lenox, MA, August 29, 1959
3734It Don't Mean A ThingAtlantic unissued, tape no longer exists

Milt Jackson With Quincy Jones' Orchestra

Romeo Penque (reeds) Paul Gershman, Julius Held, Leo Kahn, Harry Katzman, Harry Lookofsky, David Nadien, Gene Orloff, Sol Shapiro (violin) Al Brown, David Mankowitz (viola) Maurice Brown, George Ricci (cello) Gloria Agostini (harp) Milt Jackson (vibes) Jimmy Jones (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger, conductor)
NYC, September 9, 1959
3767Don't Worry 'Bout MeAtlantic LP 1342
3768I'm A Fool To Want You-
3769Tenderly-
* Atlantic LP 1342, SD 1342   The Ballad Artistry Of Milt Jackson

Milt Jackson With Quincy Jones' Orchestra

Don Hammond (alto flute) Max Cahn, Alexander Cores, Paul Gershman, Julius Held, Leo Kahn, Harry Katzman, Harry Lookofsky, David Nadien, George Ockner, Leonard Posner (violin) Al Brown, Harold Coletta, Burt Fisch, David Mankowitz (viola) Charles McCracken, George Ricci, Harvey Shapiro (cello) Gloria Agostini (harp) Milt Jackson (vibes) Jimmy Jones (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Bill Crow (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger, conductor)
NYC, September 10, 1959
3770Alone TogetherAtlantic LP 1342
3771The CylinderAtlantic 5011, LP 1342, SD 2-319
3772Makin' WhoopeeAtlantic 5011, LP 1342
* Atlantic LP 1342, SD 1342   The Ballad Artistry Of Milt Jackson
* Atlantic SD 2-319   The Art Of Milt Jackson - The Atlantic Years
* Atlantic 5011   Milt Jackson - The Cylinder / Makin' Whoopee

The Modern Jazz Quartet With The Beaux Arts String Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano, conductor) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums) with Alan Martin, Gerald Tarack (violin) Carl Eberl (viola) Joseph Tekula (cello) Gunther Schuller (conductor)
NYC, September 23, 1959
3781SketchAtlantic LP 1345, SD 2-301, SD 1546; Mosaic MD7-249
3782ConversationAtlantic LP 1345; Mosaic MD7-249
* Atlantic LP 1345, SD 1345   The Modern Jazz Quartet And Guests - Third Stream Music
* Atlantic SD 2-301   The Art Of The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Atlantic SD 1546   The Best Of The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
Olmsted Sound Studios, NYC, October 9 & 10, 1959
A Social CallUnited Artists UAL 4063
Skating In Central Park-
Cue #9-
No Happiness For Slater-
A Cold Wind Is Blowing-
Odds Against Tomorrow-
* United Artists UAL 4063, UAS 5063   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Odds Against Tomorrow
= United Artists UAL 4072, UAS 5072   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Patterns

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
NYC, December 21, 1959
3978It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)Atlantic LP 1325, SD 1325; Mosaic MD7-249
3979Pyramid-
* Atlantic LP 1325   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Pyramid
* Atlantic SD 1325   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Pyramid
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

1960

The Modern Jazz Quartet With Gunther Schuller's Orchestra

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums) with Paul Ingraham (French horn) Bob Di Domenica (flute) Manny Ziegler (bassoon) Bill McColl (clarinet) Joseph Tekula (cello) Betty Glamann (harp) Gunther Schuller (arranger, conductor)
NYC, January 15, 1960
4053ExposureAtlantic LP 1345; Mosaic MD7-249
* Atlantic LP 1345, SD 1345   The Modern Jazz Quartet And Guests - Third Stream Music
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, January 15, 1960
4054VendomeAtlantic LP 1325, SD 1325; Mosaic MD7-249
4055How High The Moon-
* Atlantic LP 1325   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Pyramid
* Atlantic SD 1325   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Pyramid
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

Milt Jackson Octet

Henry Boozier (trumpet) Tom McIntosh (trombone) Jimmy Heath (tenor sax) Tate Houston (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Alvin Jackson (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, February 23, 1960
4262Blue JubileeAtlantic LP 1417
4263Mallets Towards None-
4264Bells And Hornsunissued
* Atlantic LP 1417, SD 1417   Milt Jackson - Vibrations

Milt Jackson Octet

Henry Boozier (trumpet -1/4) Tom McIntosh (trombone -1/4) Jimmy Heath (tenor sax) Tate Houston (baritone sax -1/4) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Alvin Jackson (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, February 24, 1960
1. 4265Algo Bueno (Woody'n You)Atlantic LP 1417
2. 4266Little Girl Blueunissued
3. 4267Darbin The Redd FoxAtlantic LP 1417
4. 4268Sweet Georgia Brown-
5. 4269Let Me Hear The Blues-
* Atlantic LP 1417, SD 1417   Milt Jackson - Vibrations

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
live in Stockholm, Sweden, April 11, 1960
4786Djangounissued
4787La Ronde-
4788I Remember CliffordAtlantic LP 1385, SD 2-603
4789Festival Sketch-
4790Midsommerunissued
4791Vendome-
4792Odds Against Tomorrow-
4793The CylinderAtlantic LP 1386, SD 2-603, SD 2-301
4794PyramidAtlantic LP 1386, SD 2-603
4795It Don't Mean A Thingunissued
4796Skating In Central Park-
4797The Little Comedy-
4798Bags' GrooveAtlantic LP 1386, SD 2-603
4799'Round Midnightunissued
4800I'll Remember AprilAtlantic LP 1386, SD 2-603
* Atlantic LP 1385, SD 1385   The Modern Jazz Quartet - European Concert, Vol. 1
* Atlantic SD 2-603   The Modern Jazz Quartet - European Concert
* Atlantic LP 1386, SD 1386   The Modern Jazz Quartet - European Concert, Vol. 2
* Atlantic SD 2-301   The Art Of The Modern Jazz Quartet

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
live in Goteborg, Sweden, 1st concert, April 12, 1960
4816DjangoAtlantic LP 1385, SD 2-603, SD 2-301, SD 1546
4817BluesologyAtlantic LP 1385, SD 2-603, SD 2-301
4818I Should CareAtlantic LP 1385, SD 2-603
4819La Ronde-
4820I Remember Cliffordunissued
4821Festival Sketch-
4822Midsommer-
4823Vendome-
4824Odds Against TomorrowAtlantic LP 1385, SD 2-603
4825The Cylinderunissued
4826Pyramid-
4827It Don't Mean A Thing-
4828Skating In Central ParkAtlantic LP 1386, SD 2-603
4829The Little Comedyunissued
* Atlantic LP 1385, SD 1385   The Modern Jazz Quartet - European Concert, Vol. 1
* Atlantic SD 2-603   The Modern Jazz Quartet - European Concert
* Atlantic SD 2-301   The Art Of The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Atlantic SD 1546   The Best Of The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Atlantic LP 1386, SD 1386   The Modern Jazz Quartet - European Concert, Vol. 2

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
live in Goteborg, Sweden, 2nd concert, April 12, 1960
4830DjangoAtlantic unissued
4831Bluesology-
4832I Should Care-
4833How High The Moon-
4834I Remember Clifford-
4835Festival Sketch-
4836Cortege-
4837A Night In Tunisia-
4838Odds Against Tomorrow-
4839The Cylinder-
4840Pyramid-
4841It Don't Mean A Thing-
4842Skating In Central Park-
4843The Little Comedy-

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
live in Stockholm, Sweden, April 13, 1960
4801Djangounissued
4802Bluesology-
4803I Should Care-
4804La Ronde-
4805I Remember Clifford-
4806Festival Sketch-
4807Midsommer-
4808VendomeAtlantic LP 1385, SD 2-603
4809Odds Against Tomorrowunissued
4810The Cylinder-
4811Pyramid-
4812It Don't Mean A ThingAtlantic LP 1386, SD 2-603
4813Skating In Central Parkunissued
4814The Little Comedy-
4815'Round MidnightAtlantic LP 1386, SD 2-603
* Atlantic LP 1385, SD 1385   The Modern Jazz Quartet - European Concert, Vol. 1
* Atlantic SD 2-603   The Modern Jazz Quartet - European Concert
* Atlantic LP 1386, SD 1386   The Modern Jazz Quartet - European Concert, Vol. 2

The Modern Jazz Quartet With Orchestra

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums) unidentified large symphony orchestra, Werner Heider, Gunther Schuller (conductor)
Stuttgart, West Germany, June 3, 1960
4619England's Carol (God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen)Atlantic LP 1359, SD 2-301; Mosaic MD7-249
4620DivertimentoAtlantic LP 1359; Mosaic MD7-249
5165England's Carol, Part 1Atlantic 2085
5166England's Carol, Part 2-
* Atlantic LP 1359, SD 1359   The Modern Jazz Quartet And Orchestra
* Atlantic SD 2-301   The Art Of The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64
* Atlantic 2085   The Modern Jazz Quartet - England's Carol, Part 1&2

The Modern Jazz Quartet With Orchestra

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums) unidentified large symphony orchestra, Werner Heider, Gunther Schuller (conductor): same personnel
Stuttgart, West Germany, June 4, 1960
4621Around The BluesAtlantic LP 1359; Mosaic MD7-249
4622Concertino For Jazz Quartet And Orchestra: First Movement-
4623Concertino For Jazz Quartet And Orchestra: Third Movement-
4624Concertino For Jazz Quartet And Orchestra: Second Movement - Passacaglia-
* Atlantic LP 1359, SD 1359   The Modern Jazz Quartet And Orchestra
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, July 21, 1960
4730PyramidAtlantic unissued, tape no longer exists
4731Ralph's New Blues-

The Modern Jazz Quartet With Diahann Carroll

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Diahann Carroll (vocals)
NYC, October 20, 1960
5117La CantatriceAtlantic SD 1390; Mosaic MD7-249
-La Cantatrice (mono take)Atlantic LP 1390; Mosaic MD7-249
* Atlantic SD 1390   The Modern Jazz Quartet - The Comedy
* Atlantic LP 1390   The Modern Jazz Quartet - The Comedy
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

1961

Milt Jackson Quintet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Connie Kay (drums) 5 vocals
NYC, March 14, 1961
5408VibrationsAtlantic LP 1417, SD 2-319
5409Untitled Originalunissued
5410Melancholy BluesAtlantic LP 1417
* Atlantic LP 1417, SD 1417   Milt Jackson - Vibrations
* Atlantic SD 2-319   The Art Of Milt Jackson - The Atlantic Years

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, August 29, 1961
5694Spanish StepsAtlantic unissued, tape no longer exists
5695Colombine-
5696Pulcinella-
5697Pierrot-
5698Harlequin-

Oscar Peterson Trio With Milt Jackson

Milt Jackson (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, September 15, 1961
61VK343Like Someone In Loveunissued
61VK344On Green Dolphin StreetVerve V/V6 8429, V3HB 8842
61VK345Reunion BluesVerve V/V6 8429
61VK346Untitled Peterson Originalunissued
* Verve V/V6 8429   Oscar Peterson/Milt Jackson - Very Tall
* Verve V3HB 8842   Oscar Peterson - Return Engagement

Oscar Peterson Trio With Milt Jackson

Milt Jackson (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
NYC, September 18, 1961
61VK347HeartstringsVerve V/V6 8429
61VK348The Work SongVerve V/V6 8429, V3HB 8848
61VK349John Brown's BodyVerve V/V6 8429
61VK350A Wonderful GuyVerve V/V6 8429, V/V6 8579
61VK351Untitled Peterson Originalunissued
61VK352Seven Come Eleven-
61VK353Soft Winds-
* Verve V/V6 8429   Oscar Peterson/Milt Jackson - Very Tall
* Verve V3HB 8848   Milt Jackson - Return Engagement
* Verve V/V6 8579   Various Artists - Winners All! Down Beat Jazz Poll

Milt Jackson Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, December 14 & 15, 1961
StatementImpulse! A-14
Slowly-
A Thrill From The Blues-
Paris Blues-
Put OffImpulse! A-14, ASH-9282-2
A Beautiful Romance-
Sonnymoon For TwoImpulse! A-14
Theme: The Bad And The Beautiful-
* Impulse! A-14, AS-14, GRD-130   Milt Jackson - Statements
* Impulse! ASH-9282-2   Milt Jackson - The Impulse Years

Milt Jackson - Wes Montgomery Quintet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Wynton Kelly (piano) Wes Montgomery (guitar) Sam Jones (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Plaza Sound Studios, NYC, December 18, 1961
Stablemates (take 2)Riverside 12RCD 4408-2
Stablemates (take 4)Riverside RLP 407, 12RCD 4408-2
Stairway To The Stars (take 2)Milestone M 47065, MCD 47065-2; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 234-2; Riverside 12RCD 4408-2
Stairway To The Stars (take 6)Riverside R 45472, RLP 407, 12RCD 4408-2
Blue Roz (take 3)Milestone M 47013, M 9110; Riverside 12RCD 4408-2
Blue Roz (take 4)Riverside RLP 407, 12RCD 4408-2
Jingles (take 8)Milestone M 47065, MCD 47065-2; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 234-2; Riverside 12RCD 4408-2
Jingles (take 9)Riverside RLP 407, 12RCD 4408-2
* Riverside RLP 407, RS 9407; Original Jazz Classics OJC 234, OJCCD 234-2   Milt Jackson/Wes Montgomery - Bags Meets Wes!
= Milestone M 47013   Wes Montgomery/Milt Jackson/George Shearing - Wes And Friends
* Milestone M 47065   The Alternative Wes Montgomery
* Milestone M 9110   Wes Montgomery - Encores
* Riverside 12RCD 4408-2   Wes Montgomery - The Complete Riverside Recordings
* Milestone MCD 47065-2   The Alternative Wes Montgomery
* Riverside R 45472   Milt Jackson/Wes Montgomery - Stairway To The Stars / S.K.J.

Milt Jackson - Wes Montgomery Quintet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Wynton Kelly (piano) Wes Montgomery (guitar) Sam Jones (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums): same personnel
Plaza Sound Studios, NYC, December 19, 1961
S.K.J. (take 4)Riverside 12RCD 4408-2
S.K.J. (take 7)Riverside R 45472, RLP 407, 12RCD 4408-2
Sam Sack (take 2)Riverside 12RCD 4408-2
Sam Sack (take 3)Riverside RLP 407, 12RCD 4408-2
Delilah (take 3)Milestone M 47013, M 9110; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 234-2; Riverside 12RCD 4408-2
Delilah (take 4)Riverside RLP 407, 12RCD 4408-2
* Riverside RLP 407, RS 9407; Original Jazz Classics OJC 234, OJCCD 234-2   Milt Jackson/Wes Montgomery - Bags Meets Wes!
= Milestone M 47013   Wes Montgomery/Milt Jackson/George Shearing - Wes And Friends
* Milestone M 9110   Wes Montgomery - Encores
* Riverside 12RCD 4408-2   Wes Montgomery - The Complete Riverside Recordings
* Riverside R 45472   Milt Jackson/Wes Montgomery - Stairway To The Stars / S.K.J.

1962

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, January 22, 1962
5900Spanish StepsAtlantic LP 1390, SD 1390, SD 2-301; Mosaic MD7-249
5901ColumbineAtlantic LP 1390, SD 1390; Mosaic MD7-249
5902Pulcinella-
* Atlantic LP 1390   The Modern Jazz Quartet - The Comedy
* Atlantic SD 1390   The Modern Jazz Quartet - The Comedy
* Atlantic SD 2-301   The Art Of The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
NYC, January 23, 1962
5903PierrotAtlantic LP 1390, SD 1390; Mosaic MD7-249
5904HarlequinAtlantic SD 1390; Mosaic MD7-249
-Harlequin (mono take)Atlantic LP 1390; Mosaic MD7-249
* Atlantic LP 1390   The Modern Jazz Quartet - The Comedy
* Atlantic SD 1390   The Modern Jazz Quartet - The Comedy
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
NYC, January 24, 1962
5908Piazza NavonaAtlantic LP 1390, SD 1390; Mosaic MD7-249
5909TriesteAtlantic LP 1381; Mosaic MD7-249
* Atlantic LP 1390   The Modern Jazz Quartet - The Comedy
* Atlantic SD 1390   The Modern Jazz Quartet - The Comedy
* Atlantic LP 1381, SD 1381   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Lonely Woman
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
NYC, January 25, 1962
5910Lonely WomanAtlantic LP 1381, SD 2-301; Mosaic MD7-249
* Atlantic LP 1381, SD 1381   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Lonely Woman
* Atlantic SD 2-301   The Art Of The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

Milt Jackson and others

Milt Jackson (vibes) and others
NYC, January 29, 1962
5925Sando LatinoAtlantic unissued
5926Milt's Delight-
5927Slightly Flightly-
5928Beautiful Adorned-

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, January 29, 1962
5921New York 19Atlantic LP 1381; Mosaic MD7-249
5922Animal Dance-
5923Why Are You Blueunissued, tape no longer exists
5924Belkis-
* Atlantic LP 1381, SD 1381   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Lonely Woman
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
NYC, February 2, 1962
5938Animal Danceunissued, tape no longer exists
5939Lamb, LeopardAtlantic LP 1381; Mosaic MD7-249
5940Fugato-
5941Why Are You Blue-
5942Belkis-
* Atlantic LP 1381, SD 1381   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Lonely Woman
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

Milt Jackson and others

Milt Jackson (vibes) and others
NYC, April 16, 1962
6154Cancel OutAtlantic unissued
6155Lillie-
6156Minor Loup-
6157Tahiti-

Milt Jackson Orchestra

Dave Burns, Doc Severinsen, Clark Terry (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Melba Liston (trombone) Willie Ruff (French horn) George Dorsey, James Moody (alto sax, flute) Jimmy Heath, Jerome Richardson (tenor sax, flute) Tate Houston (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Tadd Dameron (arranger, conductor)
NYC, June, 1962
'Round Midnight (take 2)Riverside R 45479, RLP 429
The Dream Is YouRiverside RLP 429
If You Could See Me Now-
'Round Midnight (take 1)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 366-2
* Riverside RLP 429, RS 9429; Original Jazz Classics OJC 366, OJCCD 366-2   Milt Jackson - Big Bags
= Milestone M 47006   Milt Jackson - Big Band Bags
* Riverside R 45479   Milt Jackson - 'Round Midnight / Namesake

Milt Jackson Orchestra

Nat Adderley, Bernie Glow, Ernie Royal, Clark Terry (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Paul Faulise, Melba Liston (trombone) George Dorsey, Jerome Richardson (alto sax) James Moody (tenor sax) Arthur Clarke (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger, conductor)
NYC, June-July, 1962
Old Devil MoonRiverside RLP 429
You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To-
Later Than You Think-
* Riverside RLP 429, RS 9429; Original Jazz Classics OJC 366, OJCCD 366-2   Milt Jackson - Big Bags
= Milestone M 47006   Milt Jackson - Big Band Bags

Milt Jackson Orchestra

Ernie Royal, Clark Terry, Snooky Young (trumpet) Melba Liston, Tom McIntosh (trombone) Willie Ruff (French horn) Earl Warren (alto sax) James Moody (tenor sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax, flute) Tate Houston (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Tadd Dameron (arranger, conductor -1,4) Ernie Wilkins (arranger, conductor -2,3,5)
NYC, July 5, 1962
1.EchoesRiverside RLP 429
2.Star Eyes (take 5)-
3.NamesakeRiverside R 45479, RLP 429
4.If I Should Lose YouRiverside RLP 429
5.Star Eyes (take 4)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 366-2
* Riverside RLP 429, RS 9429; Original Jazz Classics OJC 366, OJCCD 366-2   Milt Jackson - Big Bags
= Milestone M 47006   Milt Jackson - Big Band Bags
* Riverside R 45479   Milt Jackson - 'Round Midnight / Namesake

Milt Jackson Sextet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Jimmy Heath (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, August 30, 1962
Ruby, My Dear (take 6)Riverside RLP 446; Prestige PR 24048
Ruby-
Ruby, My Dear (take 5)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 260-2
* Riverside RLP 446, RS 9446; Original Jazz Classics OJC 260, OJCCD 260-2   Milt Jackson - Invitation
* Prestige PR 24048   Milt Jackson - Opus De Funk

Milt Jackson Sextet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet -1,2,4,5) Jimmy Heath (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, October 31, 1962
1.InvitationRiverside RLP 446; Prestige PR 24048
2.The Dealer (The Sealer)-
3.Stella By Starlight-
4.None Shall Wonder (None Shall Wander (take 8))-
5.None Shall Wander (take 6)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 260-2
* Riverside RLP 446, RS 9446; Original Jazz Classics OJC 260, OJCCD 260-2   Milt Jackson - Invitation
* Prestige PR 24048   Milt Jackson - Opus De Funk

Milt Jackson Sextet

Kenny Dorham, Virgil Jones (trumpet) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, November 7, 1962
Too Close For ComfortRiverside RLP 446; Prestige PR 24048
Poom-A-Loom-
* Riverside RLP 446, RS 9446; Original Jazz Classics OJC 260, OJCCD 260-2   Milt Jackson - Invitation
* Prestige PR 24048   Milt Jackson - Opus De Funk

1963 (age 40)

Milt Jackson Orchestra

Dave Burns, Thad Jones, Clark Terry, Snooky Young (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Quentin Jackson, John Rains (trombone) Ray Alonge, Bob Northern, Julius Watkins (French horn) Major Holley (tuba) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Melba Liston (arranger, conductor)
NYC, March 18, 1963
Save Your Love For MeRiverside RLP 478
Extraordinary Blues (Monterey Mist)-
Flamingo-
Bossa Bags-
* Riverside RLP 478, RS 9478; Original Jazz Classics OJC 404, OJCCD 404-2   Milt Jackson And Big Brass - For Someone I Love
= Milestone M 47006   Milt Jackson - Big Band Bags

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, May 16, 1963
7003Bachianas BrasileirasAtlantic LP 1414; Mosaic MD7-249
7004Mean To Me-
7005Natural Affection-
7006Donnie's Theme-
7038Carnivalunissued
7469-Atlantic LP 1414; Mosaic MD7-249
* Atlantic LP 1414, SD 1414   The Modern Jazz Quartet - The Sheriff
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
NYC, May 17, 1963
7019ConcordeAtlantic LP 1420, SD 2-301; Mosaic MD7-249
7020In A Crowdunissued, tape no longer exists
7021Winter TaleAtlantic LP 1420; Mosaic MD7-249
7022The SheriffAtlantic LP 1414; Mosaic MD7-249
7023Reunion BluesAtlantic LP 1420; Mosaic MD7-249
7024Yesterdays-
* Atlantic LP 1420, SD 1420   The Modern Jazz Quartet/Quartetto Di Milano/Hungarian Gypsy Quartet - A Quartet Is A Quartet Is A Quartet
* Atlantic SD 2-301   The Art Of The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Atlantic LP 1414, SD 1414   The Modern Jazz Quartet - The Sheriff
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

Milt Jackson Orchestra

Bill Berry, Dave Burns, Clark Terry, Elmon Wright, Snooky Young (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Quentin Jackson, Tom McIntosh (trombone) Ray Alonge, Paul Ingraham, Willie Ruff, Julius Watkins (French horn) Major Holley (tuba) Milt Jackson (vibes) Jimmy Jones (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Melba Liston (arranger, conductor)
NYC, August 5, 1963
Days Of Wine And RosesRiverside RLP 478
For Someone I Love-
(What's Your Story,) Morning Glory-
Chelsea Bridge-
Just Waiting-
* Riverside RLP 478, RS 9478; Original Jazz Classics OJC 404, OJCCD 404-2   Milt Jackson And Big Brass - For Someone I Love
= Milestone M 47006   Milt Jackson - Big Band Bags

Milt Jackson Quintet

Jimmy Heath (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
"Village Gate", NYC, December 9, 1963
Bags Of BlueRiverside RLP 495
Little Girl Blue-
Gemini-
Gerri's Blues-
Time After Time-
Ignunt Oil-
Willow Weep For MeOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD 309-2
All Members-
* Riverside RLP 495, RS 9495; Original Jazz Classics OJC 309, OJCCD 309-2   Milt Jackson Quintet 'Live' At The Village Gate

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, December 20, 1963
7493In A CrowdAtlantic LP 1414; Mosaic MD7-249
* Atlantic LP 1414, SD 1414   The Modern Jazz Quartet - The Sheriff
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

1964

Ray Brown - Milt Jackson Quintet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Wild Bill Davis (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Albert Heath (drums) Marion Williams (vocals)
NYC, January 13, 1964
64VK207Give Me That Old Time ReligionVerve V/V6 8580
64VK208Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child-
64VK209Swing Low, Sweet Chariot-
64VK210When The Saints Go Marching In-
64VK211I've Got To Live The Life I Sing About-
64VK212Much In CommonVerve V/V6 8580, V3HB 8848
* Verve V/V6 8580   Ray Brown/Milt Jackson - Much In Common
* Verve V3HB 8848   Milt Jackson - Return Engagement

Ray Brown - Milt Jackson Quintet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
NYC, January 14, 1964
64VK213What Kind Of Fool Am IVerve V/V6 8580, V3HB 8848
64VK214Gravy BluesVerve V/V6 8580
64VK215NancyVerve V/V6 8580, V3HB 8848
64VK216Just For A Thrill-
64VK217Stella By Starlightunissued
* Verve V/V6 8580   Ray Brown/Milt Jackson - Much In Common
* Verve V3HB 8848   Milt Jackson - Return Engagement

Milt Jackson With The Enrico Intra Group

Giancarlo Berigozzi (flute, alto sax) Milt Jackson (vibes -1,2,4/7, vibes, vocals -3) Enrico Intra (piano) Augusto Righetti (guitar -5) Pallino Salonia (bass) Gil Cuppini (drums) unidentified strings (-5)
Milan, Italy, March 27, 1964
1. 36946The Old Devil MoonMercury unissued
2. 36947The More I See You-
3. 36948Time After Time-
4. 36949When I Fall In Love-
5. 36950Heartstrings-
6. 36951Too Close For Comfort-
7. 36952Autumn Leaves-

The Modern Jazz Quartet With Laurindo Almeida

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Laurindo Almeida (guitar) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
RCA Webster Hall, NYC, July 21, 1964
8026Concierto De AranjuezAtlantic LP 1429; Mosaic MD7-249
8027One Note SambaAtlantic LP 1429, LP 8167, SD 1528; Mosaic MD7-249
8028Fugue In A Minor (J.S. Bach)Atlantic 5040, LP 1429; Mosaic MD7-249
8029TriesteAtlantic LP 1429; Mosaic MD7-249
8030Valeria-
8031Silver-
8032Foi A SaudadeAtlantic 5040, LP 1429; Mosaic MD7-249
8521One Note Samba, Part 1Atlantic 5043
8522One Note Samba, Part 2-
* Atlantic LP 1429, SD 1429   The Modern Jazz Quartet With Laurindo Almeida - Collaboration
* Atlantic LP 8167, SD 8167   Various Artists - Brazil's Super Hits
* Atlantic SD 1528   Various Artists - Jazz Super Hits
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64
* Atlantic 5040   The Modern Jazz Quartet/Laurindo Almeida - Fugue In A Minor / Foi A Saudade
* Atlantic 5043   The Modern Jazz Quartet/Laurindo Almeida - One Note Samba, Part 1&2

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, July 23 & 24, 1964
8033I Loves You, PorgyAtlantic 5054, LP 1440; Mosaic MD7-249
8034My Man's Gone NowAtlantic LP 1440; Mosaic MD7-249
8035There's A Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon For New York-
8036Intimaunissued, tape no longer exists
8037Swing Low, Sweet Chariot-
8038Fugue In D Minor-
8039Blues Milanese-
8040SummertimeAtlantic LP 1440, SD 2-301; Mosaic MD7-249
9261Summertime (edited version)Atlantic 5054
* Atlantic LP 1440, SD 1440   The Modern Jazz Quartet Plays George Gershwin's Porgy And Bess
* Atlantic SD 2-301   The Art Of The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64
* Atlantic 5054   The Modern Jazz Quartet - I Loves You, Porgy / Summertime

Milt Jackson Quintet

Jimmy Heath (tenor sax -1,2,4) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 6, 1964
1. 90148Blues For JuanitaImpulse! A-70, GRD-130
2. 90149Big George-
3. 90150I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good-
4. 90151Gingerbread BoyImpulse! A-70, ASH-9282-2, GRD-130
* Impulse! A-70, AS-70   Milt Jackson - Jazz 'N Samba
* Impulse! ASH-9282-2   Milt Jackson - The Impulse Years
* Impulse! GRD-130   Milt Jackson - Statements

Milt Jackson Septet

Jimmy Heath (tenor sax -1,2,4,5) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Howard Collins, Barry Galbraith (guitar) Richard Davis (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Joe E. Ross (vocals -2) Lillian Clark (vocals -4)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 7, 1964
1.Jazz 'N' SambaImpulse! A-70
2.The Oo-Oo Bossa Nova-
3.I Love YouImpulse! A-70, ASH-9282-2
4.Kiss And RunImpulse! A-70
5.Jazz Bossa Nova-
* Impulse! A-70, AS-70   Milt Jackson - Jazz 'N Samba
* Impulse! ASH-9282-2   Milt Jackson - The Impulse Years

Milt Jackson Quintet

Jimmy Heath (flute, tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) McCoy Tyner (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, December 9, 1964
34143The Other Half Of MeLimelight LM 82002
34144Project "S"Limelight LM 82006
35134Project "S" (45 rpm edit)Limelight L 3057
* Limelight LM 82002, LS 86002   Various Artists - I/We Had A Ball
* Limelight LM 82006, LS 86006, (J) PHCE 6015   Milt Jackson - In A New Setting
* Limelight L 3057   Milt Jackson - Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye / Project "S"

Milt Jackson Quintet

Jimmy Heath (flute, tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) McCoy Tyner (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
NYC, December 14, 1964
34214Clay's BluesLimelight LM 82006
34215Lazy Melody-
34216That's In-
* Limelight LM 82006, LS 86006, (J) PHCE 6015   Milt Jackson - In A New Setting

Quincy Jones And His Orchestra

Nat Adderley, Dizzy Gillespie, Freddie Hubbard, Jimmy Maxwell, Joe Newman, Jimmy Nottingham (trumpet) Curtis Fuller, J.J. Johnson, Melba Liston, Kai Winding (trombone) Jerry Dodgion, Phil Woods (alto sax) Roland Kirk, Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) James Moody (tenor, alto sax, flute) Benny Golson (tenor sax, arranger -2,3) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Bobby Scott (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Quincy Jones (conductor) Billy Byers (arranger -1)
NYC, December 20, 1964
1. 34247I Had A BallLimelight LM 82002; Mercury SRM 2-623; Mosaic MD5-237
2. 34248AlmostLimelight LM 82002; Mosaic MD5-237
3. 34249Addie's At It Again-
* Limelight LM 82002, LS 86002   Various Artists - I/We Had A Ball
* Mercury SRM 2-623   Quincy Jones - Ndeda
* Mosaic MD5-237   The Quincy Jones ABC/Mercury Big Band Jazz Sessions

Milt Jackson Quintet

Jimmy Heath (flute, tenor sax -2/6) Milt Jackson (vibes) McCoy Tyner (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, December 28, 1964
1. 34752I'm Gonna Laugh YouLimelight LM 82006
2. 34753Ineffable-
3. 34754No Moon At All-
4. 34755Sonny's Blues-
5. 34775Slow Death-
6. 34776Spanish Fly-
7. 34777Ev'ry Time We Say GoodbyeLimelight L 3057, LM 82006
* Limelight LM 82006, LS 86006, (J) PHCE 6015   Milt Jackson - In A New Setting
* Limelight L 3057   Milt Jackson - Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye / Project "S"

1965

Ray Brown - Milt Jackson Orchestra

Ernie Royal, Clark Terry, Snooky Young (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, Tom McIntosh, Tony Studd (trombone) Ray Alonge (French horn) Bob Ashton, Danny Bank, Jimmy Heath, Romeo Penque, Jerome Richardson, Phil Woods (reeds) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Grady Tate (drums) Oliver Nelson (arranger)
NYC, January 4, 1965
65VK200Lazy ThemeVerve V/V6 8615, V3HB 8848
65VK201Lined With A GrooveVerve V/V6 8615
65VK202In A Crowd-
65VK203Now Hear Me MoaningVerve V/V6 8615, V3HB 8848
* Verve V/V6 8615   Ray Brown/Milt Jackson
* Verve V3HB 8848   Milt Jackson - Return Engagement

Ray Brown - Milt Jackson Orchestra

Ernie Royal, Clark Terry, Snooky Young (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, Tom McIntosh, Tony Studd (trombone) Ray Alonge (French horn) Bob Ashton, Danny Bank, Romeo Penque, Jerome Richardson, Phil Woods (reeds) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Grady Tate (drums) Oliver Nelson (arranger -3) Jimmy Heath (arranger, reeds -1,2,4, reeds -3)
NYC, January 5, 1965
1. 65VK204Just Can't Fool MyselfVerve V/V6 8615
2. 65VK205For Someone In Love-
3. 65VK206Dew And MudVerve V/V6 8615, V3HB 8848
4. 65VK207Monterey MistVerve V/V6 8615
* Verve V/V6 8615   Ray Brown/Milt Jackson
* Verve V3HB 8848   Milt Jackson - Return Engagement

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
Webster Hall, NYC, April 26, 1965
8836Summertimeunissued, tape no longer exists
8837Bess, You Is My Woman NowAtlantic LP 1440; Mosaic MD7-249
8838It Ain't Necessarily So-
8839Oh Bess, Oh Where's My Bess-
* Atlantic LP 1440, SD 1440   The Modern Jazz Quartet Plays George Gershwin's Porgy And Bess
* Mosaic MD7-249   The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings Of The Modern Jazz Quartet 1956-64

The Modern Jazz Quartet And The All Star Jazz Band

Bernie Glow, Ernie Royal, Clark Terry, Snooky Young (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Tony Studd, Kai Winding (trombone) Charlie Mariano, Phil Woods (alto sax) Richie Kamuca, Seldon Powell (tenor sax) Wally Kane (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Howard Collins (guitar) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, May 27, 1965
8988IntimaAtlantic LP 1449
8989The Golden Striker-
8990Ralph's New Blues-
8991Animal Danceunissued
10149Intima (edited version)Atlantic 5068
* Atlantic LP 1449, SD 1449   The Modern Jazz Quartet And The All Star Jazz Band - Jazz Dialogue
* Atlantic 5068   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Intima / ???

The Modern Jazz Quartet And The All Star Jazz Band

Bernie Glow, Ernie Royal, Clark Terry, Snooky Young (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Tony Studd, Kai Winding (trombone) Charlie Mariano, Phil Woods (alto sax) Richie Kamuca, Seldon Powell (tenor sax) Wally Kane (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Howard Collins (guitar) Percy Heath (bass) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass -1) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, June 25, 1965
1. 9062HomeAtlantic LP 1449, SD 2-301
2. 9063DjangoAtlantic LP 1449
3. 9064One Never Knows-
4. 9065Animal Dance-
* Atlantic LP 1449, SD 1449   The Modern Jazz Quartet And The All Star Jazz Band - Jazz Dialogue
* Atlantic SD 2-301   The Art Of The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson

James Moody (flute, vocals) Milt Jackson (vibes) Cedar Walton (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Otis "Candy" Finch (drums)
"The Museum Of Modern Art", NYC, August 12, 1965
36799The QuotaLimelight LM 82024
36800Novama-
36801Enigma-
36802Turquoise-
37120Turquoise (45 rpm edit)Limelight L 3069
36803ChyriseLimelight LM 82024
36804Montelei-
36805Simplicity And Beauty-
36806Flying Saucer-
36807Name Sake-
37121Name Sake (45 rpm edit)Limelight L 3069
* Limelight LM 82024, LS 86024   Milt Jackson - At The Museum Of Modern Art
* Limelight L 3069   Milt Jackson - Turquoise / Name Sake

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
"Lucerna Hall", Prague, Czechoslovakia, October 13-16, 1965
Cerny Orfeus (Orfeo Negro)Supraphon (Czech) DV 10196, SUA 15732
* Supraphon (Czech) DV 10196   Various Artists - Jazzovy Festival Praha 1965
* Supraphon (Czech) SUA 15732   Various Artists - Live Recordings From The International Jazz Festival Praha '65

Sonny Rollins Quintet

Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Kenny Drew (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
broadcast, Berlin, West Germany, October 30, 1965
OleoUnique Jazz UJ 29; Bandstand (It) BDLP 1502; Rare Live Recordings (Eu) RLR 88645
Sonny's Blues-
I Can't Get Startedunissued
* Unique Jazz UJ 29   Sonny Rollins Quintet In Europe
* Bandstand (It) BDLP 1502   Sonny Rollins - European Concerts
* Rare Live Recordings (Eu) RLR 88645   Sonny Rollins-Don Cherry Quartet - Complete 1963 Stuttgart Concert

1966

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
"Koseinenkin Kaikan", Tokyo, Japan, March 14, 1966
Really True BluesAtlantic (J) P-5536/7A, (J) P-4517A
The Cylinder-
Monterey MistAtlantic (J) P-5536/7A
MidsommerAtlantic (J) P-5536/7A, (J) P-4517A
Summertime-
Animal Dance-
For Someone I Love-
The Golden Striker-
There's A Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon For New York-
It Ain't Necessarily SoAtlantic (J) P-5536/7A
Ralph's New BluesAtlantic (J) P-5536/7A, (J) P-4518A
My Man's Gone NowAtlantic (J) P-5536/7A
Winter TaleAtlantic (J) P-5536/7A, (J) P-4518A
I Loves You, Porgy-
Pyramid-
Home-
Blues Milanese-
Bags' Groove-
DjangoAtlantic (J) P-5536/7A
* Atlantic (J) P-5536/7A   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Concert In Japan '66
* Atlantic (J) P-4517A   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Concert In Japan '66, Vol. 1
* Atlantic (J) P-4518A   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Concert In Japan '66, Vol. 2

The Modern Jazz Quartet + Maynard Ferguson Sextet

Maynard Ferguson (trumpet) Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums) and others
"Half Note", NYC, March, 1966
Two And FroSession Disc 112
Summertime-
* Session Disc 112   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Maynard Ferguson Sextet

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, April 27, 1966
10193PyramidAtlantic LP 1468, SD 1546
10194The CylinderAtlantic LP 1468
10195Really True Blues-
10196Ralph's New BluesAtlantic LP 1468, SD 2-301
10197Monterey MistAtlantic LP 1468
10198Blues Milanese-
10199Bag's GrooveAtlantic LP 1468, SD 1546
10200Conception And Inflection On A Jazz Rhythmunissued
10201Vendome-
10202Concorde-
10203HomeAtlantic LP 1468
* Atlantic LP 1468, SD 1468   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Blues At Carnegie Hall
* Atlantic SD 1546   The Best Of The Modern Jazz Quartet
* Atlantic SD 2-301   The Art Of The Modern Jazz Quartet

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

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

1967

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, March 16 & 17, 1967
11944The Shadow Of Your SmileAtlantic LP 1486
11945Nommo-
11946Odds Against Tomorrowunissued
11947Skating In Central Park-
11948I'll Remember April-
11949For Someone In LoveAtlantic LP 1486
11950The Sheriffunissued
11951Bach Aria-
11952Little Daniel's Fugue-
11953England's Carol-
11954Vendome-
11955No. 5-
11956Concorde-
11957Dido's Lament-
11958Alexander's Fugue-
11959What's NewAtlantic LP 1486
11960Intima-
11961Untitledunissued
11962BaseballAtlantic LP 1486
11963The Spiritual-
11964Untitledunissued
11965--
11966True Blues-
11967Swing Low, Sweet Chariot-
11968Monterey Mist-
11969Ralph's New Blues-
11970Pyramid-
11971It Ain't Necessarily So-
11972Summertime-
11973Untitled-
11974Animal Dance-
* Atlantic LP 1486, SD 1486   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Live At The Lighthouse

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
NYC, December 12, 1967
The Blue NecklaceApple STAO 3353
Three Little Feelings 1-3-
Exposure-
The Jasmin Tree-
* Apple STAO 3353   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Under The Jasmin Tree

1968

Milt Jackson And The Hip String Quartet

Hubert Laws (flute) Sanford Allen (violin) Alfred Brown (viola) Ronald Lipscomb, Kermit Moore (cello) Milt Jackson (vibes) Cedar Walton (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Tom McIntosh (arranger, director)
NYC, May 9, 1968
105064The Morning Afterunissued
105065Soul Forms-
105066New RhumbaVerve V6 8761
* Verve V6 8761   Milt Jackson And The Hip String Quartet

Milt Jackson And The Hip String Quartet

Hubert Laws (flute) Sanford Allen (violin) Alfred Brown (viola) Ronald Lipscomb, Kermit Moore (cello) Milt Jackson (vibes) Cedar Walton (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Grady Tate (drums) Tom McIntosh (arranger, director)
NYC, June 3, 1968
105172A Walkin' ThingVerve V6 8761, V3HB 8848
105173Bags And Strings-
105174You've Got To Pay When The Deal Goes Downunissued
105175The Morning After-
* Verve V6 8761   Milt Jackson And The Hip String Quartet
* Verve V3HB 8848   Milt Jackson - Return Engagement

Milt Jackson And The Hip String Quartet

James Moody (tenor sax, flute) Sanford Allen (violin) Alfred Brown (viola) Sidney Edwards, Ronald Lipscomb (cello) Milt Jackson (vibes) Cedar Walton (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Tom McIntosh (arranger, director)
NYC, June 17, 1968
105278A Little Too MuchVerve V6 8761
105279The Morning AfterVerve V6 8761, V3HB 8848
105280In Walked Bud-
105281You've Got To Pay When The Deal Goes DownVerve V6 8761
105282For All We KnowVerve V6 8761, V3HB 8848
* Verve V6 8761   Milt Jackson And The Hip String Quartet
* Verve V3HB 8848   Milt Jackson - Return Engagement

1969

Milt Jackson Quintet

Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Monty Alexander (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Dick Berk (drums)
"Shelly's Manne-Hole", Hollywood, CA, August 1 & 2, 1969
Frankie And JohnnyImpulse! AS-9189, ASH-9282-2
Here's That Rainy Day-
Wheelin' And Dealin'Impulse! AS-9189
Blues In The Bassment-
Tenderly-
That's The Way It Is-
same session
Listen, HearImpulse! AS-9230
S.K.J.-
Who Can I Turn ToImpulse! AS-9230, ASH-9282-2
If I Were A Bell-
The Very Thought Of YouImpulse! AS-9230, ASY-9284-3
Bags' GrooveImpulse! AS-9230, ASH-9282-2
* Impulse! AS-9189   Milt Jackson - That's The Way It Is
* Impulse! ASH-9282-2   Milt Jackson - The Impulse Years
* Impulse! AS-9230   Milt Jackson/Ray Brown - Just The Way It Had To Be
* Impulse! ASY-9284-3   Various Artists - The Bass

Milt Jackson - Ray Brown Orchestra

John Audino, Buddy Childers, Harry Edison (trumpet) Randy Aldcroft (trombone) Tommy Johnson (tuba) Ernie Watts (alto sax) Harold Land (tenor sax) Jim Horn (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Mike Melvoin (piano, electric piano) Fred Robinson (guitar) Ray Brown (bass, conductor) Wilton Felder (electric bass) Earl Palmer (drums)
Annex Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA, October 9, 1969
Uh-HuhImpulse! AS-9193
One Mint Julep (One Way)Impulse! AS-9193, ASH-9282-2
Oh Happy DayImpulse! AS-9193
One Mint Julep (The Other Way)-
Bud Brisbois, Harry Edison, Ollie Mitchell (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Kenny Shroyer (bass trombone) Jim Horn (alto sax, flute) Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) John Lowe (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Mike Melvoin (electric piano) Fred Robinson (guitar) Ray Brown (bass, conductor) Wilton Felder (electric bass) Carl (Cubby) O'Brien (drums)
Braddock BreakdownImpulse! AS-9193, ASH-9282-2
A Sound For Sore EarsImpulse! AS-9193
Picking Up The Vibrations-
* Impulse! AS-9193   Milt Jackson/Ray Brown - Memphis Jackson
* Impulse! ASH-9282-2   Milt Jackson - The Impulse Years

Milt Jackson - Ray Brown Orchestra

Al Aarons (trumpet) Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Joe Sample (electric piano) Howard Roberts, Fred Robinson (guitar) Ray Brown (bass, conductor) Wilton Felder (electric bass) Paul Humphries (drums) Victor Feldman (percussion)
Annex Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA, October 10, 1969
Memphis JunctionImpulse! AS-9193
Queen Mother StompImpulse! AS-9193, ASH-9282-2
Enchanted Lady-
* Impulse! AS-9193   Milt Jackson/Ray Brown - Memphis Jackson
* Impulse! ASH-9282-2   Milt Jackson - The Impulse Years

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, 1969
Visitor From VenusApple STAO 3360
Visitor From Mars-
Here's That Rainy Day-
Dilemma-
Adajio From Concierto De Aranjuez-
* Apple STAO 3360   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Space

1971

The Modern Jazz Quartet +

Joe Newman, Snooky Young (trumpet -1,2,10) Garnett Brown (trombone -1,2,10) Jim Buffington (French horn -1,2,10) Don Butterfield (tuba -1,2,10) Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, May 24, 1971
1. 22196Variations On A Christmas ThemeAtlantic SD 1589
2. 22197Piazza Navona-
3. 22198Blues In Bergeneunissued
4. 22199Romance-
5. 22200DancingAtlantic SD 1589
6. 22201Plastic Dreams-
7. 22202Walkin' Stomp-
8. 22203England's Carol-
9. 22204The Tripunissued
10. 22205Trav'lin'Atlantic SD 1589
* Atlantic SD 1589   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Plastic Dreams

Oscar Peterson - Milt Jackson Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, July, 1971
SatisfactionMPS/BASF (G) 21 20908-3
Dream Of You-
Someday My Prince Will Come-
A Time For Love-
Reunion Blues-
When I Fall In Love-
Red Top-
* MPS/BASF (G) 21 20908-3   Oscar Peterson/Milt Jackson - Reunion Blues

Paul Desmond And The Modern Jazz Quartet

Paul Desmond (alto sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
"Town Hall", NYC, December 25, 1971
GreensleevesFinesse FW 37487
You Go To My Head-
Blue Dove-
Jesus Christ Superstar-
Here's That Rainy Day-
East Of The Sun-
Bags' New Groove-
* Finesse FW 37487   The Only Recorded Performance Of Paul Desmond With The Modern Jazz Quartet

1972

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, March 2, 1972
24093Theme 100Atlantic unissued
24094In Memoriam-
24095Theme 101-
24096Romance-
24097Milano-

Stanley Turrentine Quintet With Milt Jackson

Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Bob James (piano, electric piano) Cornell Dupree (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Billy Cobham (drums) Weldon Irvine (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 17, 18 & 24, 1972
SpeedballCTI 6017, 6048 S1
I Remember YouCTI 6017
The Revs-
Sister Sanctified-
Cherry-
Introspective-
The More I See Youunissued
* CTI 6017, 8010 (alt.)   Stanley Turrentine With Milt Jackson - Cherry
= CTI 8010   Stanley Turrentine - Cherry
* CTI 6048 S1   Stanley Turrentine - The Baddest Turrentine

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano, electric piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, June 1, 1972
24682Misty RosesAtlantic SD 1623
24683The Legendary Profile-
24684The Martyr-
24685Valeria-
24686Romance-
24687What Now, My Love (Et Maintenant)-
* Atlantic SD 1623   The Modern Jazz Quartet - The Legendary Profile

Newport In New York '72

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Bennie Green (trombone) Stan Getz (tenor sax) John Blair (violin) Milt Jackson (vibes) Mary Lou Williams (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Percy Heath (bass) Max Roach (drums) Big Black (congas)
Radio City Music Hall, NYC, July 3, 1972
25536Bags' GrooveCobblestone CST 9025-2; Atlantic (Eu) ATL 40446
25537A Night In Tunisia-
* Cobblestone CST 9025-2   Various Artists - Newport In New York '72: The Jam Sessions, Vol. 1&2
= Cobblestone CST 9032-6   Various Artists - Newport In New York '72
* Atlantic (Eu) ATL 40446   Various Artists - Newport In New York '72: The Jam Sessions, Vol. 2

CTI All-Stars At The Hollywood Bowl

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Hubert Laws (flute) Hank Crawford, Joe Farrell, Stanley Turrentine, Grover Washington Jr. (sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Deodato, Bob James, Johnny Hammond (keyboards) George Benson (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums) Airto (percussion) Leonard Feather, Rick Holmes (mc)
"Hollywood Bowl", Los Angeles, CA, July 30, 1972
Grits BowlCTI 7076
Inner City Blues / What's Going On-
California Dreaming-
First Light-
same session
Blues ForceCTI 7077
Rock Steady-
Theme From Love Story / Pavane / Fire And Rain-
People Make The World Go Round-
same session
FunkfathersCTI 7078
Cherry-
add Esther Phillips (vocals)
Bowl Full O'Blues-
Cherry Red-
God Bless The Child-
* CTI 7076   CTI All-Stars - CTI Summer Jazz At The Hollywood Bowl, Live One
* CTI 7077   CTI All-Stars - CTI Summer Jazz At The Hollywood Bowl, Live Two
* CTI 7078   CTI All-Stars - CTI Summer Jazz At The Hollywood Bowl, Live Three

Milt Jackson Quintet With Hubert Laws

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Hubert Laws (flute) Milt Jackson (vibes) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Billy Cobham (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 12, 1972
S.K.J.CTI 6038
* CTI 6038   Milt Jackson/Hubert Laws - Goodbye

Milt Jackson Quintet With Don Sebesky Orchestra

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet, flugelhorn) Romeo Penque (alto flute, English horn, oboe) Phil Bodner (flute, alto flute, piccolo, English horn) George Marge (clarinet, bass clarinet, alto flute, English horn) Max Ellen, Paul Gershman, Emanuel Green, Charles Libove, Joe Malin, David Nadien, Gene Orloff, Elliot Rosoff, Irving Spice (violin) Charles McCraken, George Ricci, Alan Shulman (cello) Margaret Ross (harp) Milt Jackson (vibes) Herbie Hancock (piano) Jay Berliner (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Billy Cobham (drums) Ralph MacDonald (percussion) Don Sebesky (arranger, conductor)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 12 & 13, 1972
For Someone I LoveCTI 6024
What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life-
People Make The World Go Round-
Sunflower-
* CTI 6024, 8004   Milt Jackson - Sunflower

1973 (age 50)

Don Sebesky And His Orchestra

Randy Brecker, Alan Rubin, Joe Shepley (trumpet, flugelhorn) Garnett Brown (trombone) Wayne Andre, Warren Covington (trombone, bass horn) Paul Faulise, Alan Raph (bass trombone, bass horn) Jim Buffington, Earl Chapin (French horn) Tony Price (tuba) Hubert Laws (flute, soprano sax) Phil Bodner (soprano sax, clarinet, flute, piccolo) Romeo Penque (soprano sax, clarinet, flute, piccolo, oboe, English horn) George Marge (soprano, baritone sax, clarinet, flute, oboe, English horn) Paul Desmond (alto sax) Walt Levinsky (tenor sax, clarinet) Al Brown, Harry Cykman, Max Ellen, Paul Gershman, Harry Glickman, Emanuel Green, Harold Kohon, Charles Libove, Harry Lookofsky, Joe Malin, David Nadien, Gene Orloff, Elliot Rosoff, Irving Spice (violin) Seymour Barab, Charles McCracken, George Ricci, Alan Shulman (cello) Margaret Ross (harp) Milt Jackson (vibes) Bob James (piano) Homer Mensch (bass) Ron Carter (bass, electric bass, piccolo bass) Billy Cobham (drums) David Friedman, Phil Kraus (percussion) Don Sebesky (arranger, conductor)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 10, 11, 13, 24 & 27, 1973
VocaliseCTI 6031/32
* CTI 6031/32   Don Sebesky - Giant Box

The Modern Jazz Quartet With Maurice Peress' Orchestra

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums) unidentified orchestra, Maurice Peress (conductor)
CBS Studios, NYC, November 5, 1973
27875Jazz OstinatoLittle David LD 3001
27876Adagio From Concierto De Aranjuez-
* Little David LD 3001   The Modern Jazz Quartet - In Memoriam

The Modern Jazz Quartet With Maurice Peress' Orchestra

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums) unidentified orchestra, Maurice Peress (conductor): same personnel
CBS Studios, NYC, November 6, 1973
27873In Memoriam, 1st MovementLittle David LD 3001
27874In Memoriam, 2nd Movement-
* Little David LD 3001   The Modern Jazz Quartet - In Memoriam

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano, harpsichord) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, November 26, 1973
28157RegretAtlantic SD 1652
28158Rise Up In The Morning-
28159Don't Stop This Train-
28160Tears From The Children-
28161Precious Joy-
* Atlantic SD 1652   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Blues On Bach

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano, harpsichord) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
NYC, November 27, 1973
28162Blues In B FlatAtlantic SD 1652
28163Blues In A Minor-
28164Blues In C Minor-
28165Blues In H(B)-
* Atlantic SD 1652   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Blues On Bach

Milt Jackson Quartet With Hubert Laws

Hubert Laws (flute) Milt Jackson (vibes) Cedar Walton (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Steve Gadd (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December, 1973
Detour AheadCTI 6038
Goodbye-
Old Devil Moon-
Opus De Funk-
* CTI 6038   Milt Jackson/Hubert Laws - Goodbye

1974

Milt Jackson Quintet With Bob James Orchestra

Jimmy Heath (tenor, soprano sax) Arnold Black, Harry Cykman, Max Ellen, Emanuel Green, Harold Kohon, Harry Lookofsky, David Nadien, Irving Spice (violin -1,5) Jesse Levy, Charles McCracken, George Ricci, Alan Shulman (cello -1,5) Milt Jackson (vibes) Cedar Walton (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Bob James (string arranger -1,5)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 9 & 10, 1974
1.OlingaCTI 6046 S1
2.Rerev-
3.The Metal Melter-
4.The Steel Bender-
5.Lost April-
6.I'm Not So Sure-
* CTI 6046 S1   Milt Jackson - Olinga

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
"Avery Fisher Hall", Lincoln Center, NYC, November 25, 1974
30053 | 30409Softly, As In A Morning SunriseAtlantic SD 2-909
30054 | 30410The Cylinder-
30055 | 30411Summertime-
30056Really True BluesAtlantic (Eu) ATL 50407
30057 | 30422What's NewAtlantic SD 2-909
30058 | 30413Blues In A Minor-
30059 | 30416Confirmation-
30060 | 30417'Round Midnight-
30061 | 30418A Night In Tunisia-
30062Tears From The ChildrenAtlantic (Eu) ATL 50407
30063Blues In B (Blues In H)-
30064England's Carol-
30065 | 30419The Golden StrikerAtlantic SD 2-909
30066 | 30414One Never Knows-
30067 | 30412Trav'lin'-
30068 | 30420Skating In Central Park-
The Legendary ProfileAtlantic 81976-2
30069Concierto De Aranjuez-
30070The Jasmine TreeAtlantic (Eu) ATL 50407
30071In Memoriam-
30072Encores (30421 and/or 30415)Atlantic unknown
30421DjangoAtlantic SD 2-909
30415Bags' Groove-
* Atlantic SD 2-909   The Modern Jazz Quartet - The Last Concert
= Atlantic 81976-2   The Modern Jazz Quartet - The Complete Last Concert
* Atlantic (Eu) ATL 50407, SD 8806   The Modern Jazz Quartet - More From The Last Concert
= Atlantic 81976-2   The Modern Jazz Quartet - The Complete Last Concert

1975

The Oscar Peterson Big 6

Toots Thielemans (harmonica, guitar) Milt Jackson (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 16, 1975
Au PrivavePablo 2310-747
Here's That Rainy Day-
Poor Butterfly-
Reunion Blues-
Woody'n YouPablo 2625-707
* Pablo 2310-747; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 931-2   The Oscar Peterson Big 6 At The Montreux Jazz Festival 1975
* Pablo 2625-707   Various Artists - The Montreux Collection 1975

The Dizzy Gillespie Big 7

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Johnny Griffin (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 16, 1975
Lover Come Back To MePablo 2310-749
What's New-
Cherokee-
I'll Remember AprilPablo 2625-707; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 739-2
* Pablo 2310-749; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 739-2   The Dizzy Gillespie Big 7 At The Montreux Jazz Festival 1975
* Pablo 2625-707   Various Artists - The Montreux Collection 1975

Milt Jackson Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 17, 1975
Funji MamaPablo 2310-753
Everything Must Change-
Speed Ball-
Nature Boy-
Stella By Starlight-
Like Someone In Love-
Night Mist Blues-
Mack The Knife-
Slow DeathPablo 2625-707
Cubano Chant-
* Pablo 2310-753; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 884-2   The Milt Jackson Big 4 At The Montreux Jazz Festival 1975
* Pablo 2625-707   Various Artists - The Montreux Collection 1975

Count Basie Jam

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Johnny Griffin (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Count Basie (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 19, 1975
Billie's BouncePablo 2310-750
Festival Blues-
Lester Leaps In-
Collection BluesPablo 2625-707
* Pablo 2310-750; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 933-2   Count Basie Jam Session At The Montreux Jazz Festival 1975
* Pablo 2625-707   Various Artists - The Montreux Collection 1975

Roy Eldridge Septet

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Johnny Griffin (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Ray Bryant (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Antibes, France, July 20, 1975
Bee's BloosPablo PACD 5314-2
Lover Man-
Undecided-
Hackensack-
* Pablo PACD 5314-2   Roy Eldridge - Decidedly

The Big 3

Milt Jackson (vibes) Joe Pass (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, August 25, 1975
The Pink PantherPablo 2310-757
Nuages-
Blue Bossa-
Come Sunday-
Wave-
Moonglow-
You Stepped Out Of A Dream-
Blues For Sammy-
* Pablo 2310-757; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 805-2   Milt Jackson/Joe Pass/Ray Brown - The Big 3

Joe Turner With Milt Jackson - Roy Eldridge Sextet

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Milt Jackson (vibes) J.D. Nicholson (piano) Pee Wee Crayton (guitar) William Walker (electric bass) Charles Randall (drums) Joe Turner (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, August 27, 1975
I Want A Little GirlPablo 2310-760
Nobody In Mind-
The Chicken And The Hawk-
I Just Didn't Have The Price-
How Long, How Long BluesPablo 2310-760, 2310-848
Crawdad HolePablo 2310-760
Juke Joint BluesPablo 2310-760, 2310-848
Red Sails In The SunsetPablo 2310-760
* Pablo 2310-760; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 729-2   Joe Turner With Milt Jackson/Roy Eldridge - Nobody In Mind
* Pablo 2310-848   The Best Of Joe Turner

1976

Roy Eldridge Septet

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Norris Turney (alto sax) Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Norman Simmons (piano) Ted Sturgis (bass) Eddie Locke (drums)
NYC, January 16, 1976
Recado Bossa NovaPablo 2310-766
Melange-
* Pablo 2310-766; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 853-2   Roy Eldridge - What It's All About

Benny Carter Sextet

Benny Carter (alto sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) John B. Williams (bass) Jake Hanna (drums)
RCA Studios, Los Angeles, CA, February 11, 1976
A Walkin' ThingPablo 2310-768
My Kind Of Trouble Is YouPablo 2310-768, 2625-713
Easy MoneyPablo 2310-768
Blue Star-
I Still Love Him So-
Green Wine-
MalibuPablo 2310-768, FCD 60-029
Blues In D FlatPablo 2310-768
All That Jazzunissued
* Pablo 2310-768; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 883-2   Benny Carter - The King
* Pablo 2625-713   Various Artists - The Pablo Collection
* Pablo FCD 60-029   Benny Carter And The Jazz Giants

Milt Jackson Quintet

Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Cedar Walton (piano, electric piano) Ray Brown (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
"Koseinenkin Kaikan", Tokyo, Japan, March 22 & 23, 1976
Killer JoePablo Live 2620-103
Get Happy-
All Blues-
St. Thomas-
The Prophet Speaks-
Bolivia-
Birks' Works-
Stolen Moments-
Bye Bye Blackbird-
CenterpiecePablo Live PACD 2620-120-2
Holy Land-
Smile-
Cherry-
Little Girl Blue-
Someday My Prince Will Come-
Speed Ball-
Blue Bossa-
Watch What Happens-
Organ Grinder's Swing-
* Pablo Live 2620-103, PACD 2620-103-2   Milt Jackson At The Kosei Nenkin
* Pablo Live PACD 2620-120-2   Milt Jackson At The Kosei Nenkin, Vol. 2 - Centerpiece

Milt Jackson Quintet With Strings

Hubert Laws (flute) Jerome Richardson (flute, alto flute) Arnold Belnick, Herman Clebanoff, Marcia Van Dyke, Dave Frisina, Jennifer Geller, Al Harshman, Karen Jones, Jacob Krachmalnick, Bernard Kundell, Erno Neufeld, Stanley Plummer, Ralph Schaeffer, Charles Veal, Jerry Vinci (violin) Rollice Dale, David Schwartz (viola) Ronald Cooper, Ray Kramer (cello) Catherine Gotthoffer (harp) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Dennis Budimir (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Jimmie Smith (drums) Paulinho Da Costa (percussion)
Los Angeles, CA, April 12, 13 & 14, 1976
FeelingsPablo 2310-774
Come To Me-
Trouble Is A Man-
Moody Blue-
The Day It Rained-
My Kind Of Trouble Is YouPablo 2310-774, PACD 2405-405-2
If You Went Away-
TearsPablo 2310-774
Blues For EdithPablo 2310-774, PACD 2405-405-2
You Don't Know What Love IsPablo 2310-774
* Pablo 2310-774; Original Jazz Classics OJC 448, OJCCD 448-2   Milt Jackson And Strings - Feelings
* Pablo PACD 2405-405-2   The Best Of Milt Jackson

1977

Count Basie And The Kansas City 5

Milt Jackson (vibes) Count Basie (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) John Heard (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Burbank, CA, January 26, 1977
Jive At FivePablo Today 2312-126; Pablo (F) 2625-715
One O'Clock JumpPablo Today 2312-126
(We Ain't Got) No Special Thing-
Memories Of You-
Frog's Blues-
Rabbit-
Perdido-
Timekeeper-
Mean To Me-
Blues For Joe Turner-
* Pablo Today 2312-126; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 888-2   Count Basie - Kansas City 5
* Pablo (F) 2625-715   L'Art De Count Basie

The Quadrant

Milt Jackson (vibes) Joe Pass (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 4, 1977
ConcordePablo 2310-837
Joe's Tune-
Oh, Lady Be Good-
Ray's Tune-
Grooveyard-
The Man I Love (Belongs To Somebody Else)-
Blues For The Stone-
* Pablo 2310-837; Original Jazz Classics OJC 498, OJCCD 498-2   Joe Pass/Milt Jackson/Ray Brown/Mickey Roker - Quadrant

Milt Jackson With Monty Alexander Trio

Milt Jackson (vibes) Monty Alexander (piano) John Clayton (bass) Jeff Hamilton (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, June 1 & 2, 1977
Parking Lot BluesPablo 2310-804
3000 Miles AgoPablo 2310-804, PACD 2405-405-2
Isn't She LovelyPablo 2310-804
Soul FusionPablo 2310-804, PACD 2405-405-2
CompassionPablo 2310-804
Once I LovedPablo 2310-804, PACD 2405-405-2
YanoPablo 2310-804
Bossa Nova Do Marilla-
* Pablo 2310-804; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 731-2   Milt Jackson And The Monty Alexander Trio - Soul Fusion
* Pablo PACD 2405-405-2   The Best Of Milt Jackson

Milt Jackson - Ray Brown Sextet

Clark Terry (trumpet) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Monty Alexander (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Jimmie Smith (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 13, 1977
SlipperyPablo Live 2308-205
A Beautiful Friendship-
Mean To Me-
You Are My Sunshine-
C.M.J.-
That's The Way It IsOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD 375-2
Red TopPablo Live 2620-105
* Pablo Live 2308-205; Original Jazz Classics OJC 375, OJCCD 375-2   Milt Jackson - Ray Brown Jam - Montreux '77
* Pablo Live 2620-105; Original Jazz Classics OJC 385, OJCCD 385-2   Various Artists - The Jam Sessions: Montreux '77

The Pablo All-Stars Jam

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Ronnie Scott (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 14, 1977
Cote D'AzurPablo Live 2308-210
Pennies From Heaven-
Samba De Orfeu-
God Bless The Child-
* Pablo Live 2308-210; Original Jazz Classics OJC 380, OJCCD 380-2   The Pablo All-Stars Jam - Montreux '77

Dizzy Gillespie Jam

Jon Faddis, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Milt Jackson (vibes) Monty Alexander (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Jimmie Smith (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 14, 1977
Girl Of My DreamsPablo Live 2308-211
Get Happy-
Medley: Once In A While / But Beautiful / Here's That Rainy Day-
The Champ-
Here 'TisPablo Live 2620-105
* Pablo Live 2308-211; Original Jazz Classics OJC 381, OJCCD 381-2   Dizzy Gillespie Jam - Montreux '77
* Pablo Live 2620-105; Original Jazz Classics OJC 385, OJCCD 385-2   Various Artists - The Jam Sessions: Montreux '77

The Pablo All-Stars Jam

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Ronnie Scott (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 15, 1977
Sweethearts On ParadeOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD 380-2
Donna LeePablo Live 2620-105
* Pablo Live 2620-105; Original Jazz Classics OJC 385, OJCCD 385-2   Various Artists - The Jam Sessions: Montreux '77
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 380-2   The Pablo All-Stars Jam - Montreux '77

1978

Milt Jackson With Count Basie And His Orchestra

Lyn Biviano, Sonny Cohn, Pete Minger, Waymon Reed (trumpet) Mel Wanzo, Fred Wesley, Dennis Wilson (trombone) Bill Hughes (bass trombone) Bobby Plater, Danny Turner (alto sax) Kenny Hing (tenor sax) Eric Dixon (tenor sax, flute) Charlie Fowlkes (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Count Basie (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) John Clayton (bass) Butch Miles (drums)
Hollywood, CA, January 16, 17 & 18, 1978
The ComebackPablo 2310-822
Basie-
Corner Pocket-
Lady In Lace-
Blues For Joe Turner-
Good Time Blues-
Lil Darlin'-
Big Stuff-
Blue And Sentimental-
Corner Pocket (alt. take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 740-2
9:20 SpecialPablo 2310-823
Moonlight Becomes You-
Shiny Stockings-
Blues For Me-
Every Tub-
Easy Does It-
Lena And Lenny-
On The Sunny Side Of The Street-
Back To The Apple-
I'll Always Be In Love With You-
* Pablo 2310-822; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 740-2   Milt Jackson/Count Basie - The Big Band, Vol. 1
* Pablo 2310-823; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 741-2   Milt Jackson/Count Basie - The Big Band, Vol. 2

Milt Jackson Octet

Plas Johnson (tenor sax -3) Milt Jackson (vibes, vocals) Cedar Walton (piano) Michael Lang, Ian Underwood (synthesizer -2,7,9) Dennis Budimir (guitar -1/3,8,10) John Collins (guitar -4/7,9) Ray Brown (bass) Billy Higgins (drums -1/3,8,10) Frank Severino (drums -4/7,9)
Hollywood, CA, January 20 & September 18 & 19, 1978
1.Ain't Misbehavin'Pablo 2310-832, PACD 2405-405-2
2.Don't Worry 'Bout MePablo 2310-832
3.I've Got The Blues-
4.Heartstrings-
5.Roll 'Em Pete-
6.Yes Sir, That's My BabyPablo 2310-832, PACD 2405-405-2
7.I've Grown Accustomed To Her FacePablo 2310-832
8.I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)-
9.Someone I Love-
10.Parking Lot Blues-
* Pablo 2310-832; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 686-2   Milt Jackson Sings And Plays - Soul Believer
* Pablo PACD 2405-405-2   The Best Of Milt Jackson

1979

Oscar Peterson Septet

Clark Terry (trumpet) Benny Carter (alto sax) Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) John Heard (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
RCA Studios, NYC, March 14, 1979
Theme For CelinePablo Today 2312-103
The Happy Hour-
Party Time U.S.A.-
First Reprise On Theme For Celine-
Elliot (The Silent Partner)-
Theme For Susannah-
Blues For Chris (The Fox)-
Second Reprise On Theme For Celine-
* Pablo Today 2312-103   Oscar Peterson - Original Score From The Silent Partner

Milt Jackson - Sonny Stitt Quintet

Sonny Stitt (alto, tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Gerald Price (piano) Don Moses (bass, electric bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
"CIAK", Milan, Italy, November 11, 1979
Loose WalkPalcoscenico (It) PAL 15009
Parking Lot Blues-
S.K.J.-
Scrapple From The Apple-
Lover Man-
Star Eyes-
* Palcoscenico (It) PAL 15009   Milt Jackson/Sonny Stitt - Loose Walk

Milt Jackson And His Colleagues

Milt Jackson (vibes) Cedar Walton (piano) John Collins or Vaughn Andre (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Billy Higgins or Frank Severino (drums)
circa late 1979 or 1980
Blues For RobertaPablo 2310-842
Groovin'-
How Are You-
Slow Boat To China-
I Cover The Waterfront-
The Rev-
Tour Angel-
Blues For Tomi-Oka-
* Pablo 2310-842; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 935-2   Milt Jackson - Bags' Bag

1980

The Quadrant

Milt Jackson (vibes) Joe Pass (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Hollywood, CA, January 21, 1980
CaravanPablo Today 2312-117, 2312-119
Sophisticated LadyPablo Today 2312-117
All Too Soon-
I'm Beginning To See The Light-
Mood Indigo-
Solitude-
Take The "A" TrainPablo Today 2312-117, 2312-119
Main Stem-
In A Sentimental MoodPablo Today 2312-117
Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin'-
Rocks In My Bed-
* Pablo Today 2312-117; Original Jazz Classics OJC 450, OJCCD 450-2   Milt Jackson/Ray Brown/Mickey Roker/Joe Pass - The Duke Ellington Album "All Too Soon"
* Pablo Today 2312-119; Original Jazz Classics OJC 605, OJCCD 605-2   Sarah Vaughan/Clark Terry/Zoot Sims/Joe Pass/Milt Jackson/Ray Brown/Mickey Roker - A Celebration Of Duke

Milt Jackson Septet

Harry Edison (trumpet) Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson (alto sax) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Art Hillery (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Lawrence Marable (drums)
Venice, CA, April 14, 1980
Blues In My HeartPablo Today 2312-124
Double B-
Blues For Clyde-
A Matter Of Adjustment-
Night Mist Blues-
Other Bag Blues-
D.B. Blues-
* Pablo Today 2312-124; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 827-2   Milt Jackson - Night Mist

1981

Milt Jackson Septet With Vocals

Milt Jackson (vibes) Mike Lang (keyboards) Dennis Budimir (guitar) Abraham Laboriel (electric bass) John Guerin (drums) Larry Bunker, Joe Porcaro (percussion) Linda Harmon, Edie Lehmann, Marti McCall, Jackie Ward (vocals)
Hollywood, CA, February 26 & 27, 1981
Big MouthPablo 2310-867
I Love You-
Yusef-
* Pablo 2310-867; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 865-2   Milt Jackson - Big Mouth

Milt Jackson Band

Milt Jackson (vibes) Don Grusin (keyboards -2,3) Oscar Castro-Neves (guitar -1,4,5) Ron Eschete (guitar -2,3) Ray Brown (bass -1,4,5) Nick Ceroli (drums -1,4,5) Carlos Vega (drums -2,3) Roger Bethelmy, Paulinho Da Costa (percussion -2,3)
Hollywood, CA, April 18, 1981
1.The Look Of LovePablo 2310-867
2.Bags' Groove-
3.Days Of Wine And Roses-
4.I'm Getting Sentimental Over You-
5.I Owes Ya-
* Pablo 2310-867; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 865-2   Milt Jackson - Big Mouth

Dizzy Gillespie Sextet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) James Moody (tenor, alto sax, flute) Milt Jackson (vibes) Ed Cherry (guitar) Michael Howell (bass) George Hughes (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 17, 1981
Introduction Of The Band By Claude NobsPablo Live 2620-116
Manteca-
Dizzy Rapping With The Audience-
Con Alma-
Introduction Of Milt Jackson By Dizzy-
S.K.J.-
Dizzy Rapping With The Audience-
A Night In Tunisia-
Introduction Of The Band By Dizzy-
Brother King-
Body And Soul-
Tanga-
Olinga-
* Pablo Live 2620-116, PACD 2620-116-2   Dizzy Gillespie - Musician, Composer, Raconteur Plays And Raps In His Greatest Concert

Aurex Jazz Festival '81 - Allstar Jam Session

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Stan Getz (tenor sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Roland Hanna (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Aurex Jazz Festival", "Osaka Festival Hall", Osaka, Japan, September 2, 1981
CrisisEastworld (J) EWJ-80208
What Am I Here For-
The Girl From Ipanema-
* Eastworld (J) EWJ-80208; somethin'else (J) TOCJ-8016   Aurex Jazz Festival '81 - Allstar Jam Session

Aurex Jazz Festival '81 - Allstar Jam Session

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Stan Getz (tenor sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Roland Hanna (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
"Aurex Jazz Festival", "Nippon Budokan", Tokyo, Japan, September 3, 1981
Bernie's TuneEastworld (J) EWJ-80208
Take The "A" Train / Caravan / Things Ain't What They Used To Be-
A Night In Tunisia-
Bag's Groove-
* Eastworld (J) EWJ-80208; somethin'else (J) TOCJ-8016   Aurex Jazz Festival '81 - Allstar Jam Session

Aurex Jazz Festival '81 - Allstar Jam Session

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Stan Getz (tenor sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Roland Hanna (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
"Aurex Jazz Festival", "Yokohama Stadium", Yokohama, Japan, September 6, 1981
Song For StrayhornEastworld (J) EWJ-80208
Time For The Dancers-
* Eastworld (J) EWJ-80208; somethin'else (J) TOCJ-8016   Aurex Jazz Festival '81 - Allstar Jam Session

Aurex Jazz Festival '81 - Allstar Jam Session

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Stan Getz (tenor sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Roland Hanna (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
"Aurex Jazz Festival", Japan, September, 1981
Walkin' ShoesEastworld (J) EWJ-80254
Woody'n You-
* Eastworld (J) EWJ-80254   Aurex Jazz Festival '81 - Live Special

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
"Nippon Budokan", Tokyo, Japan, October 19 & 20, 1981
IntroductionPablo Live 2308-243
Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise-
The Cylinder-
Really True Blues-
The Golden Striker-
Odd's Against Tomorrow-
Jasmin Tree-
Bags' Groove-
Django-
* Pablo Live 2308-243   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Reunion At Budokan 1981

Milt Jackson Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
NYC, November 30, 1981
Ain't But A Few Of Us LeftPablo 2310-873
Stuffy-
A Time For Love-
Body And Soul-
If I Should Lose You-
What Am I Here For-
* Pablo 2310-873; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 785-2   Milt Jackson/Oscar Peterson/Ray Brown/Grady Tate - Ain't But A Few Of Us Left

1982

Milt Jackson Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Monty Alexander (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
"Ronnie Scott's Club", London, England, April 23 & 24, 1982
ImpressionsPablo 2310-932
Flamingo-
Eleuthera-
Good Bait-
F.S.R.-
Medley: Reggae / Later-
Close Enough For Love-
Captain Bill-
Three Little WordsPablo 2310-944
Used To Be Jackson-
The Summer Knows-
Main Stem-
Caravan-
Take The "A" Train-
Things Ain't What They Used To Be-
Come Sunday-
Just Squeeze Me (But Don't Tease Me)-
* Pablo 2310-932   Milt Jackson - A London Bridge
* Pablo 2310-944; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 968-2   Milt Jackson - Mostly Duke

Milt Jackson Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Monty Alexander (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Mickey Roker (drums): same personnel
"Ronnie Scott's Club", London, England, April 28, 1982
Straight, No ChaserPablo Live 2308-235
Blue Monk-
'Round Midnight-
In Walked Bud-
Django-
Think Positive-
Blues For Groundhog-
* Pablo Live 2308-235; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 851-2   Milt Jackson - Memories Of Thelonious Sphere Monk

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 25, 1982
DjangoPablo Live 2308-244
The Cylinder-
The Martyr-
Really True Blues-
Odds Against Tomorrow-
The Jasmine Tree-
Monterey Mist-
Bags' New Groove-
Woody'n You-
* Pablo Live 2308-244, PACD 2308-244-2   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Together Again... Live At The Montreux Jazz Festival '82

1983 (age 60)

Oscar Peterson - Milt Jackson Duo

Milt Jackson (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano)
NYC, January 20, 1983
Oh, Lady Be GoodPablo 2310-881
If I Had You-
Limehouse Blues-
Mister Basie-
Reunion Blues-
More Than You Know-
Just You, Just Me-
Here's Two Of The Few-
* Pablo 2310-881; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 689-2   Oscar Peterson/Milt Jackson - Two Of The Few

Jackson, Johnson, Brown And Company

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tom Ranier (piano) John Collins (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Roy McCurdy (drums)
Hollywood, CA, May 25 & 26, 1983
JaybonePablo 2310-897
Lament-
Our Delight-
Bags' Groove-
Watch What Happens-
My One And Only Love-
The Jumpin' Blues-
* Pablo 2310-897; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 907-2   Milt Jackson/J.J. Johnson/Ray Brown - Jackson, Johnson, Brown And Company

Milt Jackson Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Gene Harris (piano, electric piano) Ray Brown (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
NYC, November 30 & December 1, 1983
Sittin' In The SandtrapPablo 2310-900
Blues For Gene-
How Long Has This Been Going On-
Dejection Blues-
Soul Route-
Ne-Afterglow-
In A Mellow Tone-
My Romance-
Chloe-
* Pablo 2310-900; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1059-2   Milt Jackson - Soul Route

1984

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, March 6, 1984
That Slavic SmilePablo Today 2312-142
EchoesPablo Today 2312-142; Pablo PACD 2405-423-2
The Watergate Blues-
The HornpipePablo Today 2312-142
Connie's BluesPablo Today 2312-142; Pablo PACD 2405-423-2
Sacha's MarchPablo Today 2312-142
* Pablo Today 2312-142, PACD 2312-142-2   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Together Again - "Echoes"
* Pablo PACD 2405-423-2   The Best Of The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Cedar Walton (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
NYC, July 18, 1984
Midnight WaltzPablo 2310-909
Ain't That Nothin'-
Stress And Trauma-
Used To Be Jackson-
It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)-
If I Were A Bell-
Close Enough For Love-
* Pablo 2310-909; Original Jazz Classics OJC 601, OJCCD 601-2   Milt Jackson/Ray Brown/Cedar Walton/Mickey Roker - It Don't Mean A Thing If You Can't Tap Your Foot To It

1985

Milt Jackson And His Gold Medal Winners

Jimmy Heath, Harold Vick (tenor, soprano sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Cedar Walton (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
NYC, May 17, 1985
Brother JimPablo 2310-916
Ill Wind-
Rhythm-A-Ning-
Sudden Death-
How High The Moon-
Back To Bologna-
Sleeves-
Lullaby Of The Leaves-
The Weasel-
* Pablo 2310-916   Milt Jackson - Brother Jim

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, June 3 & 4, 1985
Reunion BluesPablo 2310-917, PACD 2405-423-2
Nature Boy-
Topsy, Part IIPablo 2310-917
D And E-
ValeriaPablo 2310-917, PACD 2405-423-2
MilanoPablo 2310-917
Le CannetPablo 2310-917, PACD 2405-423-2
D And E (alt. take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1073-2
* Pablo 2310-917; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1073-2   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Topsy: This One's For Basie
* Pablo PACD 2405-423-2   The Best Of The Modern Jazz Quartet

1987

The Modern Jazz Quartet With The New York Chamber Symphony

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums, percussion) The New York Chamber Symphony
NYC, March 16-20, 1987
Three WindowsAtlantic 81761-2
Kansas City Breaks-
Encounter In Cagnes-
Dejango-
A Day In Dubrovnki: First Movement - Afternoon / Second Movement - Night / Third Movement - Morning-
* Atlantic 81761-2   The Modern Jazz Quartet - Three Windows

1988

The Modern Jazz Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums, percussion)
NYC, February 1-3, 1988
For EllingtonEast-West 90926-2
Jack The Dear-
Prelude To A Kiss-
It Don't Mean A Thing-
Ko-Ko-
Maestro E.K.E.-
Sepia Panorama-
Rockin' In Rhythm-
Come Sunday-
* East-West 90926-2   The Modern Jazz Quartet For Ellington

1989

Paris All Stars

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Jackie McLean, Phil Woods (alto sax) Stan Getz (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Max Roach (drums)
"La Grande Halle", La Villette, Paris, France, June 15, 1989
Steeplechase (Birks' Works)A&M 75021 5300-2
Warm Valley-
Drummers' Sweet: The Third Eye / Billy The Kid / The Drum Also Waltzes-
Old Folks-
Yardbird Suite-
Con Alma-
A Night In Tunisia-
Oo-Pa-Pa-Da-
* A&M 75021 5300-2   The Paris All Stars - Homage To Charlie Parker

1995 (age 72)

Milt Jackson Quartet/Septet

Nicholas Payton (trumpet -1,5,8) Jesse Davis (alto sax -1,5,8) Joshua Redman (tenor sax -1,5,8) Milt Jackson (vibes) Benny Green (piano) Christian McBride (bass) Kenny Washington (drums)
The Power Station, NYC, 1995
1.Bop Ag'inQwest 9 45918-2
2.The Masquerade Is Over-
3.They Can't Take That Away From Me-
4.Brother K-
5.A Bell For Bags-
6.It Only Happens Once-
7.In The Woodhouse-
8.Soulmates-
* Qwest 9 45918-2   Milt Jackson - Burnin' In The Woodhouse

1996

Oscar Peterson Quartet With Guests

Milt Jackson (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Lewis Nash (drums)
"Town Hall", NYC, October 1, 1996
Bag's GrooveTelarc CD-83401
Willow Weep For Me-
* Telarc CD-83401   A Tribute To Oscar Peterson - Live At The Town Hall

1997

Milt Jackson Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Michael LeDonne (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Etta Jones (vocals -1,4,6)
NYC, 1997
1.Oh, Lady Be GoodQwest 9 46607-2
2.Don't Go To Strangers-
3.Blues For Queen "D"-
4.You've Changed-
5.What A Diff'rence A Day Made-
6.This Bitter Earth-
7.A-Tisket, A-Tasket-
8.Good Morning, Heartache-
9.Send In The Clowns-
10.Sa Va Bella (For Lady Legends)-
* Qwest 9 46607-2   Milt Jackson - Sa Va Bella (For Lady Legends)

1998

Milt Jackson Meets The Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra

Oscar Brashear, Clay Jenkins, Bobby Rodriguez, Byron Stripling, Eugene "Snooky" Young (trumpet) George Bohanon, Ira Nepus, Isaac Smith (trombone) Maurice Spears (bass trombone) Jeff Clayton, Keith Fiddmont (alto sax, flute, clarinet) Charles Owens, Ricky Woodard (tenor sax, clarinet) Lee Callet (baritone sax, bass clarinet) Milt Jackson (vibes) Bill Cunliffe (piano) Jim Hershman (guitar) Christoph Luty (bass) John Clayton Jr. (bass, arranger, conductor) Jeff Hamilton (drums)
Hollywood, CA, June 9 & 10, 1998
Bags' GrooveQwest 9 47286-2
Since I Fell For You-
Evidence-
Back Home Again In Indiana-
Deed I Do-
The Nearness Of You-
Major Deagan (Blues For Dan)-
Emily-
Along Came Betty-
Revibal Meeting-
Recovery-
* Qwest 9 47286-2   Milt Jackson Meets The Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra - Explosive!

Others

Milt Jackson and others

Miles Davis???, Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley???, Benny Carter (alto sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Monty Alexander, Count Basie???, Oscar Peterson??? (piano) Wes Montgomery??? (guitar) The Modern Jazz Quartet, and others
1954-1983
Mister BasiePablo PACD 2310-967-2
Ralph's New Blues-
Blues For Edith-
Recado Bossa Nova-
S.K.J.-
If You Could See Me Now-
Bags' Groove (take 1)-
Easy Money-
Things Are Getting Better-
Yano-
Corner Pocket-
* Pablo PACD 2310-967-2   Milt Jackson - To Bags...With Love (Memorial Album)