Pat Metheny Catalog

1974 (age 20)

Jaco Pastorius/Pat Metheny/Bruce Ditmas/Paul Bley  (Improvising Artists Inc. IAI 37.38.46)

Paul Bley (electric piano) Pat Metheny (electric guitar) Jaco Pastorius (electric bass) Bruce Ditmas (drums)
Blue Rock Studio, NYC, June 16, 1974
Vashkar
Poconos
Donkey
Vampira
Overtoned
Jaco
Batterie
King Korn
Blood
** also issued on Improvising Artists Inc. IAI 37.38.46 (later) entitled "Jaco".

The Gary Burton Quintet With Eberhard Weber - Ring  (ECM (G) ECM 1051)

Gary Burton (vibraharp) Mick Goodrick (guitar -1/3,5,6) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric 12-string guitar) Steve Swallow (bass) Bob Moses (percussion) with Eberhard Weber (bass)
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, July 23 & 24, 1974
1.Mevlevia
2.Unfinished Sympathy
3.Tunnel Of Love
4.Intrude
5.Silent Spring
6.The Colours Of Chloe
** also issued on ECM (G) ECM 1051 (CD).

1975

Gary Burton Quintet - Dreams So Real  (ECM (G) ECM 1072)

Gary Burton (vibraharp) Mick Goodrick (guitar) Pat Metheny (electric 12-string guitar) Steve Swallow (bass) Bob Moses (drums)
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, December, 1975
Dreams So Real
Ictus / Syndrome
Jesus Maria
Vox Humana
Doctor
Intermission Music
** also issued on ECM (G) ECM 1072 (CD).

Pat Metheny - Bright Size Life  (ECM (G) ECM 1073)

Pat Metheny (6-string guitar, electric 12-string guitar) Jaco Pastorius (bass) Bob Moses (drums)
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, December, 1975
Bright Size Life
Sirabhorn
Unity Village
Missouri Uncompromised
Midwestern Nights Dream
Unquity Road
Omaha Celebration
Round Trip / Broadway Blues
** also issued on ECM (G) ECM 1073 (CD).

1976

The Gary Burton Quartet With Eberhard Weber - Passengers  (ECM (G) ECM 1092)

Gary Burton (vibraharp) Pat Metheny (electric guitar) Steve Swallow (bass guitar) Dan Gottlieb (drums) with Eberhard Weber (bass)
Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, November, 1976
Sea Journey
Nacada
The Whopper
B & G (Midwestern Nights Dream)
Yellow Fields
Claude And Betty
** also issued on ECM (G) ECM 1092 (CD).

1977

Pat Metheny - Watercolors  (ECM (G) ECM 1097)

Lyle Mays (piano) Pat Metheny (guitar, 12-string guitar, 15-string Harpguitar) Eberhard Weber (bass) Dan Gottlieb (drums)
Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, February, 1977
Watercolors
Icefire
Oasis
Lakes
River Quay
Suite: Florida Greeting Song / Legend Of The Fountain
Sea Song
** also issued on ECM (G) ECM 1097 (CD).

Pat Metheny - Blue Asphalt  (Lobster (J) CD 003)

Lyle Mays (keyboards) Pat Metheny (electric guitar) Mark Egan (electric bass) Danny Gottlieb (drums)
"Great American Music Hall", San Francisco, CA, August 31, 1977
Phase Dance
Watercolors
San Lorenzo
Wrong Is Right
** also issued on Jazz Door (G) JD 1223.

1978

Pat Metheny Group  (ECM (G) ECM 1114)

Lyle Mays (piano, Oberheim synthesizer, autoharp) Pat Metheny (6 & 12-string guitar) Mark Egan (bass) Dan Gottlieb (drums)
Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, January, 1978
San Lorenzo
Phase Dance
Jaco
Aprilwind
April Joy
Lone Jack
** also issued on ECM (G) ECM 1114 (CD).

Pat Metheny - New Chautauqua  (ECM (G) ECM 1131)

Pat Metheny (electric 6 & 12-string guitar, acoustic guitar, 15-string harp guitar, electric bass)
Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, August, 1978
New Chautauqua
Country Poem
Long-Ago Child / Fallen Star
Hermitage
Sueno Con Mexico
Daybreak
** also issued on ECM (G) ECM 1131 (CD).

1979

Pat Metheny Group - American Garage  (ECM (G) ECM 1155)

Lyle Mays (piano, Oberheim, autoharp, organ) Pat Metheny (6 & 12-string guitar) Mark Egan (bass) Dan Gottlieb (drums)
Long View Farm Studios, Brookfield, MA, June, 1979
(Cross The) Heartland
Airstream
The Search
American Garage
The Epic
** also issued on ECM (G) ECM 1155 (CD).

Pat Metheny Group "Live On Tour" - Music Show  (Warner Bros. WBMS 106)

Lyle Mays (keyboards) Pat Metheny (electric guitar) Mark Egan (electric bass) Danny Gottlieb (drums)
live on tour, June, 1979
Phase Dance
Missouri
Unity Village
Guitar Solo
The Epic
Jaco
American Garage

Joni Mitchell - Shadows And Light  (Asylum BB 704)

Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Lyle Mays (keyboards) Pat Metheny (electric guitar) Jaco Pastorius (electric bass) Don Alias (drums) Joni Mitchell (vocals, guitar)
"County Bowl", Santa Barbara, CA, September, 1979
Introduction
In France They Kiss On Main Street
Edith And The Kingpin
Coyote
Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
The Dry Cleaner From Des Moines
Amelia
Pat's Solo
Hejira
Black Crow
Don's Solo
Dreamland
Free Man In Paris
Band Introduction
Furry Sings The Blues
God Must Be A Boogie Man

Joni Mitchell - Shadows And Light  (Pioneer LDC MP 068)

Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Lyle Mays (keyboards) Pat Metheny (electric guitar) Jaco Pastorius (electric bass) Don Alias (drums) Joni Mitchell (vocals, guitar): same session
"County Bowl", Santa Barbara, CA, September, 1979
Raised On Robbery
Why Do Fools Fall In Love
Shadows And Light

An Hour With Pat Metheny (A Radio Special)  (ECM (G) PRO-A-810)

Pat Metheny (guitar, voice) and others
1979
A Conversation With Pat Metheny
Phase Dance
New Chautauqua
A Conversation With Pat Metheny
San Lorenzo
Sueno Con Mexico

1980

Pat Metheny - 80/81  (ECM (G) ECM 1180/81)

Mike Brecker (tenor sax -1,3) Dewey Redman (tenor sax -2,3) Pat Metheny (guitar) Charlie Haden (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, May 26-29, 1980
1.Two Folk Songs: 1st / 2nd
2.80/81
3.The Bat
4.Turnaround
Dewey Redman (tenor sax -1,2) Mike Brecker (tenor sax -1/3) Pat Metheny (guitar) Charlie Haden (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
1.Open
2.Pretty Scattered
3.Every Day (I Thank You)
4.Goin' Ahead
** also issued on ECM (G) ECM 1180/81 (CD).

Pat Metheny And Lyle Mays - As Falls Wichita, So Falls Wichita Falls  (ECM (G) ECM 1190)

Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer, organ, autoharp) Pat Metheny (electric and acoustic 6 & 12-string guitar, bass) Nana Vasconcelos (berimbau, drums, percussion, vocals)
Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, September, 1980
As Falls Wichita, So Falls Wichita Falls
Ozark
September Fifteenth (Dedicated To Bill Evans)
"It's For You"
Estupenda Graca
** also issued on ECM (G) ECM 1190 (CD).

Billy Ross/Mike Levine - The Ross - Levine Band  (K-Tel International to Headfirst A687 2)

Billy Ross (sax, flute) Mike Levine (keyboards) Peter Harris (guitar) Pat Metheny (electric guitar) Jeff Carswell (bass) Steve Rucker (drums) Cookie Lopez (percussion)
circa 1980
That Summer Something
You're The One

1981

Lee Konitz/Pat Metheny/Chick Corea/Jack DeJohnette/Miroslav Vitous/Anthony Braxton - Creative Music Studio - Woodstock Jazz Festival 2  (Douglas Music ADC 9)

Anthony Braxton, Lee Konitz (alto sax) Chick Corea (piano) Pat Metheny (guitar) Miroslav Vitous (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
Creative Music Studio, Woodstock, NY, September 19, 1981
All Blues
** part of Douglas AD-09.

Pat Metheny Group - Offramp  (ECM (G) ECM 1216)

Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer, autoharp, organ, Synclavier) Pat Metheny (guitar synthesizer, guitar, Synclavier guitar) Steve Rodby (acoustic, electric bass) Danny Gottlieb (drums) Nana Vasconcelos (percussion, voice, berimbau)
The Power Station, NYC, October, 1981
Barcarole
Are You Going With Me
Au Lait
Eighteen
Offramp
James
The Bat, Part II
** also issued on ECM (G) ECM 1216 (CD).

Pat Metheny Group - Jaco  (Jazz Masters (G) JM 015)

Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer, autoharp, organ -2/9) Pat Metheny (electric guitar -1/3,5/9) Steve Rodby (bass -2,3,5/9) Danny Gottlieb (drums -2,3,5/9) Nana Vasconcelos (percussion -2,3,5/9)
Moor Theatar, Seattle, WA, November 19, 1981
1.Guitar Solo - The Windup
2.Phase Dance
3.James
4.Percussion - Piano Solo
5.Offramp
6.It's For You
7.The Bat, Part 2
8.Turnaround
9.Jaco

Pat Metheny Group - Salt Lake  (Paradise (It) P 1040-2)

Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer, autoharp, organ) Pat Metheny (electric guitar) Steve Rodby (bass) Danny Gottlieb (drums) Nana Vasconcelos (percussion)
December, 1981
As Falls Wichita, So Falls Wichita Falls
Offramp
It's For You
San Lorenzo
All The Things You Are
Down Here On The Ground
(Cross The) Heartland
American Garage

Toninho Horta  (EMI-Odeon Brazil to World Pacific CDP 7 93865 2)

Jose Roberto Bertrami (keyboards -1) Wagner Tiso (keyboards -2,3) Toninho Horta, Pat Metheny (guitar) Jamil Joanes (electric bass) Robertinho Silva (drums) L. Borges (vocals -2,3)
Brazil, 1981
1.Prato Feito
2.Manoel
3.O Audaz

1982

Pat Metheny Group - Travels  (ECM (G) ECM 1252/53)

Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer, organ, autoharp, Synclavier) Pat Metheny (guitar, guitar synthesizer) Steve Rodby (acoustic, electric bass, bass synthesizer) Dan Gottlieb (drums) Nana Vasconcelos (percussion, voice, berimbau)
live in Dallas, TX, Philadelphia, PA, Sacramento, CA & Nacogdoches, TX, July, October & November, 1982
Are You Going With Me
The Fields, The Sky
Goodbye
Phase Dance
Straight On Red
Farmer's Trust
same session
Extradition
Goin' Ahead / As Falls Wichita, So Falls Wichita Falls
Travels
Song For Bilbao
San Lorenzo
** also issued on ECM (G) ECM 1252/53 (CD).

Pedro Aznar - Contemplation  (EMI-Odeon Argentina 797756 2)

Lyle Mays (keyboards) Pat Metheny (electric guitar) Danny Gottlieb (drums) Pedro Aznar (percussion, vocals, electric bass)
Boston, MA, December, 1982
Verano De Nueva Inglaterra
23

Various Artists - Under Fire (Soundtrack)  (Warner Bros. 9 23965-1)

Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Jerry Goldsmith (composer, conductor) Arthur Morton (arranger)
United Kingdom, 1982
Bajo Fuego
Sniper
House Of Hammocks
Batrayal
19 De Julio
Rafael
A New Love
Sandino
Alex's Theme
Fall Of Managua
Rafael's Theme
Nicaragua

1983

Various Artists - Live In Concert  (Kingdom Jazz (E) CD GATE 7017)

Jimmy Heath (tenor sax) Pat Metheny (electric guitar) Percy Heath (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
"Palais Des Festival", ???, January 28, 1983
Move To The Groove

Pat Metheny Group - The Windup  (Paradise (It) P 1092)

Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer, autoharp, organ) Pat Metheny (electric guitar) Steve Rodby (bass) Paul Wartico (drums) Pedro Aznar (percussion, vocals)
Ferrara, Italy, March 3, 1983
Are You Going With Me
The Fields The Sky
The Song With No Name As Falls Wichita So Falls Wichita Falls
Jaco
Phase Dance
Travels
The Windup
James
Extradition
Offramp
Farmer's Trust
Goodbye
Straight On Red
Turnaround
San Lorenzo
Song For Bilbao
(Cross The) Heartland

Pat Metheny/Sonny Rollins - Dream Teams  (Bugsy BGS 034/2)

Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) Pat Metheny (electric guitar) Alphonso Johnson (electric bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
"Yomiuri Land, Open Theater East", Tokyo, Japan, July 31, 1983
Coconut Bread
Don't Stop The Carnival
Mc Ghee
Moritat (aka Mack The Knife)
Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Charlie Haden (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Ravenna, Italy, July 3, 1986
Broadway Blues
The Good Life
James
The Calling Lonely Woman

Sonny Rollins - The Meeting  (All Of Us AS 40)

Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) Pat Metheny (electric guitar) Alphonso Johnson (electric bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
"Yomiuri Land, Open Theater East", Tokyo, Japan, July 31, 1983
Mc Ghee
The Meeting

Pat Metheny w/ Charlie Haden And Billy Higgins - Rejoicing  (ECM (G) ECM 1271)

Pat Metheny (guitar) Charlie Haden (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
The Power Station, NYC, November 29 & 30, 1983
Lonely Woman
Tears Inside
Humpty Dumpty
Blues For Pat
Rejoicing
Story From A Stranger
The Calling
Waiting For An Answer
** also issued on ECM (G) ECM 1271 (CD).

1984 (age 30)

Pat Metheny Group - First Circle  (ECM (G) ECM 1278)

Lyle Mays (trumpet) Pedro Aznar (glockenspiel) Pat Metheny (Synclavier guitar) Paul Wertico (field drum, cymbal) Steve Rodby (bass drum)
The Power Station, NYC, February 15-19, 1984
Forward March
Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer) Pat Metheny (sitar, slide guitar, Synclavier guitar) Steve Rodby (bass guitar) Paul Wertico (drums) Pedro Aznar (voice, bells)
Yolanda, You Learn
Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer) Pedro Aznar (nylon string acoustic guitar, voice, bells, percussion) Pat Metheny (steel string acoustic guitar) Steve Rodby (acoustic bass) Paul Wertico (drums)
The First Circle
Lyle Mays (Oberheim) Pat Metheny (acoustic guitar) Steve Rodby (acoustic bass) Paul Wertico (drums)
If I Could
Lyle Mays (piano, agogo bells) Pat Metheny (guitar) Steve Rodby (acoustic bass) Paul Wertico (drums) Pedro Aznar (voice, percussion)
Tell It All
Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer) Pat Metheny (guitar synthesizer) Steve Rodby (bass guitar, acoustic bass) Paul Wertico (drums) Pedro Aznar (bells, whistle, percussion, voice)
End Of The Game
Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer) Pat Metheny (guitar) Steve Rodby (acoustic bass) Paul Wertico (drums) Pedro Aznar (voice, percussion, lyrics, guitar)
Mas Alla (Beyond)
Lyle Mays (piano, organ, synthesizer) Pat Metheny (acoustic 12-string guitar, Synclavier guitar) Pedro Aznar (acoustic 12-string guitar, voice) Steve Rodby (bass guitar) Paul Wertico (drums)
Praise
** also issued on ECM (G) ECM 1278 (CD).

Pat Metheny Group - The Falcon And The Snowman (Soundtrack)  (EMI America SV 17150)

Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer, Synclavier) Steve Rodby (bass, electric bass) Paul Wertico (drums, percussion) David Bowie (vocals -5) Pedro Aznar (voice) National Philharmonic Orchestra (-6/9) Ambrosian Choir (-9)
London, September, 1984
1.Daulton Lee
2.Chris
3.The Falcon
4.Epilogue (Psalm 121)
5.This Is Not America
6.Extent Of The Lie
7.The Level Of Deception
8.Capture
9.Psalm 121

1985

Pat Metheny/Ornette Coleman - Song X  (Geffen GEFD 924086 2)

Ornette Coleman (alto sax, violin) Pat Metheny (guitar synthesizer, electric guitar) Charlie Haden (bass -1/6,8) Jack DeJohnette (drums -1/6,8) Denardo Coleman (electric drums, percussion -1/6,8)
NYC, December 12-14, 1985
1.Song X
2.Mob Job
3.Endangered Species
4.Video Games
5.Kathelin Gray
6.Trigonometry
7.Song X Duo
8.Long Time No See

Milton Nascimento - Encontros E Despedidas  (Barclay/Polygram 827 638-2)

Wagner Tiso (keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Nico Assumpcao (bass) Robertinho Silva (drums, percussion) Milton Nascimento (vocals)
1985
Portal De Cor (Threshold Of Colours)
Caso De Amor (Love Affair)
Noites Do Sertao (Country Nights)
Mar Do Nosso Amor (Sea Of Our Lives)
Lagrima Do Sul (Southern Tear)
Raca (Race)
Pra Eu Parar De Me Doer (So I Can Stop Feeling Hurt)
Encontros E Despididas (Meetings And Farewells)
Quem Perguntou Por Mim (Who Asked For Me)
A Primeira Estrela (The Morning Star)
Vidro E Corte (Glass And Cut)
Radio Experiencia (Radio Experience)

1986

Bob Moses - The Story Of Moses  (Gramavision 18-8703-1)

Tiger Okoshi (trumpet) Stan Strickland (sax) Leo Quintero (guitar) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Jerome Harris (bass, vocals) Rahboat Ntumba Moses (drums)
Carlisle, CA & NYC, 1986
Overture / Go Down Moses
Song Of Moses

Mike Metheny - Day In - Night Out  (Impulse! MCAD-5755)

Mike Metheny (flugelhorn, Steiner EVI, trumpet) Dick Odgren (piano, electric piano) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar) Rufus Reid (bass) Tommy Ruskin (drums)
NYC, 1986
Day In-Night Out
Vanity
Segment
Saudade
Olvidar
Lakeview Ballad
Epilogue

Leila Pinheiro - Olho Nu  (Polygram (Brazilian) 830 144-2)

Wilson Jorge Nunes (keyboards) Ricardo Silveira (guitar) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Jamil Joanes (electric bass) Teo Lima (drums) Chacal (percussion) Leila Pinheiro (vocals)
1986
O Fundo

Interview With Pat Metheny And Lyle Mays  (Geffen WBMS 137)

Lyle Mays, Pat Metheny (interviewee)
1986
interview

1987

Pat Metheny Group - Still Life (Talking)  (Geffen GEFD 24145)

Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer, keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Steve Rodby (bass, electric bass) Paul Wertico (drums) Armando Marcal (percussion, voice) David Blamires, Mark Ledford (voice)
NYC, March & April, 1987
Minuano (Six Eight)
So May It Secretly Begin
Last Train Home
(It's Just) Talk
Third Wind
Distance
In Her Family

Steve Reich - Different Trains: Electric Counterpoint  (Elektra/Nonesuch 979176)

Pat Metheny (electric guitar) Steve Reich (composer)
NYC, August 31 & September 1, 1987
Electric Counterpoint (Fast, Slow, Fast)

Michael Brecker  (Impulse! MCA-5980)

Michael Brecker (tenor sax, EWI) Kenny Kirkland (keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar) Charlie Haden (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
The Power Station, NYC, 1987
Sea Glass
Syzygy
Choices
Nothing Personal
The Cost Of Living
Original Rays
** also issued on Impulse! MCAD-5980.

Michael Brecker  (Impulse! MCAD-5980)

Michael Brecker (tenor sax, EWI) Kenny Kirkland (keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar) Charlie Haden (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums): same session
The Power Station, NYC, 1987
My One And Only Love
** reissue of Impulse! MCA-5980 + 1 bonus track.

Ricardo Silveira - Long Distance  (Verve-Forecast 835 054-2)

Ze Nogueira (soprano sax) Luiz Avellar (keyboards) Ricardo Silveira (guitar) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Nico Assumpcao (bass) Carlos Bala (drums) Armando Marcal (percussion) Mauricio Maestro, Claudio Nucci, Leila Pinheiro, Ze Renato (vocals)
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, 1987
Terra Azul

1988

Jack DeJohnette's Special Edition - Live At The Montreal Jazz Festival 1988  (VideoArts Music (J) VAVJ-093)

Greg Osby (alto sax) Gary Thomas (tenor sax) Mick Goodrick (electric guitar) Pat Metheny (guitar synthesizer) Lonnie Plaxico (bass, electric bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums) Nana Vasconcelos (percussion)
Festival International De Jazz De Montreal, QC, Canada, July 7, 1988
PM's AM
The Sphinx

Ornette Coleman/Pat Metheny - Festival International Du Jazz Du Montreal 1988  (no label no number)

Ornette Coleman (alto sax, trumpet, violin) Pat Metheny (guitar, composer) and others
Festival International De Jazz De Montreal, QC, Canada, July 7, 1988
unknown title

Akiko Yano - Welcome Back  (MIDI (J) 32MD-1048)

Kaede Akiyama (clarinet -3) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar -1,2, guitar -3) Charlie Haden (bass -1,2) Peter Erskine (drums, percussion -1,2) Akiko Yano (vocals, piano)
NYC, November, 1988
1.It's For You
2.Watching You
3.How Beautiful

Jack DeJohnette - Parallel Realities  (MCA MCA-42313)

Herbie Hancock (piano) Pat Metheny (guitar) Jack DeJohnette (drums, keyboards)
Dreamland Studios, West Hurley, NY, December, 1988
Jack In
Exotic Isles
Dancing
Nine Over Reggae
John McKee
Indigo Dreamscapes
Parallel Realities

1989

Pat Metheny Group - Letter From Home  (Geffen GEFD 24245)

Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer, keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer, accordion, organ, trumpet) Steve Rodby (bass, electric bass) Paul Wertico (drums, percussion) Armando Marcal (percussion) Pedro Aznar (voice, guitar, marimba, vibes, tenor sax, percussion)
NYC, spring 1989
Have You Heard
Every Summer Night
Better Days Ahead
Spring Ain't Here
45/8
5-5-7
Beat 70
Dream Of The Return
Are We There Yet
Vidala
Slip Away
Letter From Home

Toninho Horta - Moonstone  (Verve-Forecast 839 734-2)

Toninho Horta (guitar) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer)
NYC, April-June, 1989
Moonstone

Gary Burton - Reunion  (GRP GR-9598)

Gary Burton (vibes, marimba) Mitchel Forman (piano, keyboards) Pat Metheny (electric guitar) Will Lee (electric bass) Peter Erskine (drums, percussion)
The Power Station, NYC, May 6-10, 1989
Autum
Reunion
Origin
Will You Say You Will
House On The Hill
Panama
Chairs And Children
Wasn't Always Easy
The Chief
Tiempos Felice (Happy Times)
** also issued on GRP GRD-9598.

Gary Burton - Reunion  (GRP GRD-9598)

Gary Burton (vibes, marimba) Mitchel Forman (piano, keyboards) Pat Metheny (electric guitar) Will Lee (electric bass) Peter Erskine (drums, percussion): same session
The Power Station, NYC, May 6-10, 1989
Quick And Running
** reissue of GRP GR-9598 + 1 bonus track.

Pat Metheny - Question And Answer  (Geffen GEFD 24293)

Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Dave Holland (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
The Power Station, NYC, December 21, 1989
Solar
Question And Answer
H&H
Never Too Far Away
Law Years
Change Of Heart
All The Things You Are
Old Folks
Three Flights Up

Gary Burton - Collection  (GRP GRD-9851)

Eddie Daniels (clarinet) Bob Berg (tenor sax) Tommy Kamp (violin, vocals) Gary Burton (vibes, marimba, xylophone) Mulgrew Miller, Makoto Ozone (piano) Mitchel Forman, Alan Pasqua (piano, keyboards) Ralph Towner (acoustic guitar) Jim Hall, Chuck Loeb, Pat Metheny, Wolfgang Muthspell (guitar) Marc Johnson, Steve Swallow (bass) Will Lee (electric bass, percussion) Jack DeJohnette (drums) Peter Erskine (drums, percussion) Rebecca Parris (vocals)
NYC, Los Angeles, CA & Hollywood, CA, 1989-1992
Quick And Running
Huba Huba
The Last To Know
Sing, Sing, Sing
Moonglow
My Funny Valentine
Redial
Our Love Is Here To Stay
Solitude
My Romance

Tulio Mourao - Teia De Renda  (EP/Visom Digital 7137 4)

Tulio Mourao (keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Joao Batista (bass) Robertinho Silva (drums)
1989
Depois Da Paixao

1990

Jack DeJohnette/Pat Metheny/Herbie Hancock/Dave Holland - Parallel Realities Live...  (Jazz Door (G) JD 1251/52)

Herbie Hancock (keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar) Dave Holland (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
"Mellon Jazz Festival", Philadelphia, PA, June 23, 1990
Shadow Dance
Indigo Dreamscapes
9 Over Reggae
Solar
Silver Hollow
same session
The Good Life
Blue
Eye Of The Hurricane
The Bat
Cantaloupe Island

Jack DeJohnette/Pat Metheny/Herbie Hancock/Dave Holland - Parallel Realities Live...  (Jazz Door (G) JD 11011)

Herbie Hancock (keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar) Dave Holland (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums): same session
"Mellon Jazz Festival", Philadelphia, PA, June 23, 1990
Shadow Dance
Indigo Dreamscapes
9 Over Reggae
Solar
Silver Hollow
The Good Life
Blue
Eye Of The Hurricane
The Bat
Cantaloupe Island

Jack DeJohnette/Herbie Hancock/Dave Holland/Pat Metheny - Under The Sky  (Sound Board SM 001/002)

Herbie Hancock (piano, keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Dave Holland (bass, electric bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
"Select Live Under The Sky", "Yomiuri Land, Open Theater East", Tokyo, Japan, June 29, 1990
Shadow Dance
John McKee
Nine Over Reggae
Silver Hollow
Cantaloupe Island
The Bat
Eye Of The Hurricane

Silje Nergaard - Tell Me Where You've Going  (Lifetime to EMI CDP 7 94487 2)

Reidar Skar (keyboards) Knut Reiersrud, Nils E. Vinjor (guitar) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Audun Erlien (bass) Neal Wilkinson (drums) Armando Marcal (percussion) Silje Nergaard (vocals)
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, 1990
Tell Me Where You've Going

1991

Pat Metheny Group - More Travels  (VideoArts Music (J) VAVJ-295)

Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer, keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Steve Rodby (bass, electric bass) Paul Wertico (drums, percussion) Armando Marcal (percussion, timbales, congas, voice) Pedro Aznar (percussion, voice, guitar, tenor sax, vibes)
Boston, MA, July 29-August 2, 1991
Have You Heard
Last Train Home
First Circle
Are You Going With Me
Letter From Home
Half Life Of Absolution
The Road To You
Third Wind

Pat Metheny Group - The Road To You  (Geffen GEFD 24601)

Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer, keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Steve Rodby (bass, electric bass) Paul Wertico (drums, percussion) Armando Marcal (percussion, timbales, congas, voice) Pedro Aznar (percussion, voice, guitar, tenor sax, vibes): same personnel
live in Italy & France, July, 1991
Have You Heard
First Circle
The Road To You
Half Life Of Absolution
Last Train Home
Better Days Ahead
Naked Moon
Beat 70
Letter From Home
Third Wind
Solo From 'More Travels'

Pat Metheny Group - Secret Story  (Geffen GEFD 24468)

Ryan Kisor, Mike Metheny, Michael Mossman (trumpet) Dave Bargeron, Tom Malone, Dave Taylor (trombone) John Clark (tuba) Andy Findon (flute) Toots Thielemans (harmonica) Skaila Kanga (harp) Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer, keyboards) Gil Goldstein (keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer, keyboards) Charlie Haden, Anthony Jackson (bass) Steve Rodby (bass, electric bass) Will Lee (electric bass) Steve Ferrone, Danny Gottlieb, Sammy Merendino (drums) Paul Wertico (drums, percussion) Armando Marcal (percussion) Nana Vasconcelos (percussion, voice, berimbau) Mark Redford, Akiko Yano (vocals) London Orchestra, The Royal Ballet, The Cambodian Royal Palace, Jeremy Lubbock (conductor)
NYC, fall-winter 1991
Above The Treetops
Facing West
Cathedral In A Suitcase
FindIng And Believing
The Longest Summer
Sunlight
Rain River
Always And Forever
See The World
As A Flower Blossoms (I Am Running To You)
Antonia
The Truth Will Always Be
Tell Her You Saw Me
Not To Be Forgotten (Our Final Hour)

Akiko Yano - Love Life  (Epic ESCB 1255)

Kaede Akiyama (clarinet) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Kazushi Miyazawa (vocals) Akiko Yano (vocals, keyboards)
NYC, 1991
Iiko Iiko
Love Life

A Special Conversation With Pat Metheny  (Geffen PRO CD 4438)

Pat Metheny (interviewee) Roy Firestone (interviewer)
circa 1991
interview

1992

Gary Thomas - Till We Have Faces  (Bamboo (J) POCJ-1130)

Gary Thomas (tenor, soprano sax, flute) Tim Murphy (piano -1,4,6,7) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Anthony Cox (bass -1,5,6) Ed Howerd (bass -2,4,7) Terri Lyne Carrington (drums -1,2,4/7) Steve Moss (percussion -6,7)
NYC, May 8-14, 1992
1.Angel Eyes
2.The Best Thing For You
3.Lush Life
4.Bye Bye Baby
5.Lament
6.Peace
7.You Don't Know What Love Is

Introducing Joshua Redman  (Warner Bros. PRO CD 5974)

Joshua Redman (tenor sax) Pat Metheny (guitar) Charlie Haden (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, September 3, 1992
The Deserving Many (album version)

Pat Metheny - Secret Story Live  (VideoArts Music (J) VAVJ-401)

Jim Beard (keyboards) Gil Goldstein (keyboards, accordion) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer, keyboards) Steve Rodby (bass, electric bass) Paul Wertico (drums) David Blamires, Mark Redford (voice, trumpet, percussion)
live in New Jersey, November 24, 1992
Above The Treetops
Facing West
Rain River
How Insensitive
FindIng And Believing
Always And Forever
See The World
Antonia
The Truth Will Always Be
Tell Her You Saw Me

Pat Metheny - Zero Tolerance For Silence  (Geffen GEFD 24626)

Pat Metheny (electric guitar)
The Power Station, NYC, December 16, 1992
Part 1
Part 2
Part 3
Part 4
Part 5

Pat Metheny Group - In Concert  (Jazz Door (G) JD 1231)

Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer, keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Steve Rodby (bass, electric bass) Paul Wertico (drums, percussion) Armando Marcal (percussion) Pedro Aznar (percussion, voice, guitar, tenor sax, vibes)
1992
Have You Heard
Every Summer Night
Better Days Ahead
Last Train Home
If I Could
Spring Ain't Here
Straight On Red
Minuano (Six Eight)
Third Wind

Pat Metheny - The In Concert 1992  (Sound Board SM 003/004)

Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Dave Holland (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
1992
H&H
Question And Answer
Change Of Heart
Law Years
Farmer's Trust
Lonely Woman
The Calling
All The Things You Are
Cantaloupe Island

Various Artists - Toys (Soundtrack)  (Geffen GEFD 24505)

Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) and others
1992
Let Joy And Innocents Prevail

Paul Wertico - The Yin And The Yout  (Canyon International PCCY-00418)

David Mann (alto sax) Michael Beaden (keyboards) Barbara Unger-Wertico (keyboards, programs) Nik John Bariluk (synthesizer) Peter Schwartz (synthesizer programs) Pat Metheny (guitar synthesizer) Victor Bailey (electric bass) Paul Wertico (drums, electric drums, cymbals, drum programs)
1992
Don't Look Back

1993

Pat Metheny - This World  (Octopus OCTO 018)

Jim Beard, Gil Goldstein (keyboards) Torsten DeWinkle (guitar) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer, keyboards) Steve Rodby (bass, electric bass) Paul Wertico (drums, percussion) Armando Marcal (percussion) David Blamires, Mark Redford (vocals, percussion, trumpet)
New Brunswick, NJ, February 26, 1993
Above The Treetops
Facing West
Rain River
How Insensitive
FindIng And Believing
See The World
Antonia
The Truth Will Always Be
Tell Her You Saw Me

Trilok Gurtu - Crazy Saints  (CMP Records (G) CMP CD 66)

Daniel Goyone (piano, keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Marc Bertaux (electric bass) Trilok Gurtu (drums, percussion, voice) Shobha Gurtu (vocals)
Ztudio Zerkall, West Germany, May & June, 1993
Manini
Crazy Saints

Joshua Redman - Wish  (Warner Bros. 9 45365-2)

Joshua Redman (tenor sax) Pat Metheny (guitar) Charlie Haden (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
The Power Station, NYC, released September 17, 1993
Turnaround
Soul Dance
Make Sure You're Sure
The Deserving Many
We Had A Sister
Moose The Mooche
Tears In Heaven
Whittlin'
same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, released September 17, 1993
Wish (Live)
Blues For Pat (Live)

John Scofield/Pat Metheny - I Can See Your House From Here  (Blue Note 7243 8 27765 2)

John Scofield (guitar) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Steve Swallow (bass, electric bass) Bill Stewart (drums)
The Power Station, NYC, December, 1993
I Can See Your House From Here
The Red One
No Matter What
Everybody's Party
Message To My Friend
No Way Jose
Say The Brother's Name
S.C.O.
Quiet Rising
One Way To Be
You Speak My Language

Noa  (Geffen GEFD 24619)

Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer, keyboards) Gil Dor (guitar) Steve Rodby (bass, electric bass) Steve Ferrone (drums) Luis Conte, Dave Samuels (percussion) Rob Eaton, Pat Metheny, Noa (vocals)
The Power Station, NYC & The Hit Factory, NYC, December, 1993
Child Of Man

Various Artists - Stone Free: A Tribute To Jimi Hendrix  (Reprise 9 45438-2)

Pat Metheny (guitar, bass, drums, keyboards) Matthew Garrison (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums) Jaco Partorius (loops)
Willow Studios, NYC, 1993
Third Stone From The Sun

Bruce Hornsby - Harbor Lights  (RCA 66114-2)

Branford Marsalis (soprano sax -2) Dave Ducan (programs -1) Jeff Lorber (programs -1,2) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar) John Bigham (rhythm guitar -1) Will Ross (rhythm guitar -2) Jimmy Haslip (electric bass) John Molo (drums) Phil Collins (bongos -2) Bruce Hornsby (vocals, piano, accordion, organ) Laura Creamer-Dunville, Jean McClain (backing vocals -1) Bonnie Raitt (backing vocals -3)
circa 1993
1.Harbor Lights
2.Talk Of The Town
3.The Tide Will Rise

1994 (age 40)

Various Artists - Carnegie Hall Salutes The Jazz Masters: Verve 50th Anniversary  (Verve 314 523 150-2)

Roy Hargrove (trumpet -3) Jackie McLean (alto sax -3) Joe Henderson (tenor sax -1) Stephen Scott (piano -3) Antonio Carlos Jobim (piano, vocals -1,2) Pat Metheny (guitar -1,2, electric guitar -3) Charlie Haden (bass -1) Christian McBride (bass -3) Al Foster (drums -1,3)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, April 6, 1994
1.Desafinado
2.How Insensitive
3.The Eternal Triangle

Abbey Lincoln - A Turtle's Dream  (Gitanes Jazz 527 382 2)

Rodney Kendrick (piano -3) Kenny Barron (piano -4) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar) Charlie Haden (bass) Victor Lewis (drums) Abbey Lincoln (vocals) unidentified strings (-1) Laurent Cugny (director -1)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, May 29, August 29 & November 7 & 8, 1994
1.Throw It Away
2.Avec Le Temps
3.Should've Been
4.Being Me

John Scofield/Pat Metheny - Summertime  (Bugsy BGS 032/2)

John Scofield (guitar) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Steve Swallow (electric bass) Bill Stewart (drums)
Perugia, Italy, July 12, 1994
Everybody's Party
The Red One
No Matter What
No Way Jose
Message To My Friend
Summertime
You Speak My Language

John Scofield/Pat Metheny - You Speak My Language  (S.I.A.E. AS 42/2)

John Scofield (guitar) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Steve Swallow (electric bass) Bill Stewart (drums): same personnel
Monza, Italy, July 14, 1994
You Speak My Language
The Red One
No Matter What
No Way Jose
Message To My Friend
Say The Brother's Name
Summertime
Everybody's Party
Chasin' The Rain

John Scofield/Pat Metheny - Summertime  (The Flying Tigers FTCD 0062/63)

John Scofield (guitar) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Steve Swallow (electric bass) Bill Stewart (drums): same personnel
Studio Comunale, Torino, Italy, July 15, 1994
You Speak My Language
The Red One
No Matter What
No Way Jose
Message To My Friend
Say The Brother's Name
Summertime
Everybody's Party
One Way To Be

The Joshua Redman Quartet Live In San Francisco - Blues For Pat  (Jazz Door (G) JD 1282)

Joshua Redman (tenor sax) Pat Metheny (guitar) Christian McBride (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
live in San Francisco, CA, 1994
Blues For Pat
Sketches
Band Intro
Wish
St. Thomas
We Had A Sister
Carla's Groove

Pat Metheny Group - We Live Here  (Geffen GEFD 24729)

Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer, keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Steve Rodby (bass, electric bass) Paul Wertico (drums) Sammy Merendino (drum programs) Luis Conte (percussion) Dave Samuels (cymbals rolls) David Blamires (voice) Mark Ledford (voice, whistling, flugelhorn, trumpet)
NYC, 1994
Here To Stay
And Then I Knew
The Girls Next Door
To The End Of The World
We Live Here
Episode
D'azur
Something To Remind You
Red Sky
Stranger In Town

Roy Haynes - Te-Vou!  (Dreyfus Jazz (F) FDM 36569-2)

Donald Harrison (alto sax) David Kikoski (piano) Pat Metheny (electric guitar) Christian McBride (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
Mastersound Studios, NYC, circa 1994
Like This
John McKee
James
If I Could
Blues M45
Trinkle, Tinkle
Trigonometry
Good For The Soul

Milton Nascimento - Angelus  (Warner Bros. 9 45499-2)

Herbie Hancock (piano) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar) Ron Carter (bass -1,2) Jack DeJohnette (drums -1,2) Robertinho Silva (percussion -1,2) Milton Nascimento (vocals, guitar)
circa 1994
1.Vera Cruz
2.Novena
3.Amor Amigo

1995

Pat Metheny Group - Autumn Leaves  (Oxygen OXY 035)

Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer, keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Steve Rodby (bass, electric bass) Jonathan Joseph (drums) Armando Marcal (percussion) David Blamires, Mark Redford (vocals, percussion, trumpet)
"Gotanda U-Port Kan'i Hoken Hall", Tokyo, Japan, October 8, 1995
Have You Heard
And Then I Knew
Here To Stay
First Circle
Scrap Metal
Farmer's Trust
Episode D'azul
Third Wind
This Is Not America
Minuano (Six Eight)
Stranger In Town

Pat Metheny Group - We Live Here Live In Japan 1995  (VideoArts Music (J) VAVJ-440)

Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer, keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Steve Rodby (bass, electric bass) Paul Wertico (drums, percussion) Armando Marcal (percussion) David Blamires, Mark Redford (vocals, percussion, trumpet)
"Gotanda U-Port Kan'i Hoken Hall", Tokyo, Japan, October 12, 1995
Have You Heard
And Then I Knew
Here To Stay
First Circle
Scrap Metal
Farmer's Trust
Episode D'azul
Third Wind
This Is Not America
Antonia
To The End Of The World
Minuano (Six Eight)
Stranger In Town

Tony Williams - Wilderness  (Ark 21 Records (Eu) 7243 8 54571 2 8)

Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Pat Metheny (guitar) Stanley Clarke (bass) Tony Williams (drums) with a full orchestra: Walt Fowler (trumpet) Alan Kaplan (trombone) David Duke, Rick Todd (French horn) Susan Greenberg, Gerri Rotella (flute) Chris Bleth, Earle Dumler (oboe) Rose Corrigan, John Steinmetz (bassoon) Charles Boito, Ralph Williams (clarinet) Karen Jones, Kathy Lenski, Mario De Leon, Liane Mautner, Ralph Morrison, Sheryl Staples, Margaret Wooten, Ken Yerke (violin) Ken Burward-Hoy, Alexis Carreon, Brian Dembow, Margot Maclaine (viola) Steve Erdody, Armen Ksajikian (cello) Chuck Berghoffer (contrabass) Katie Kirkpatrick (harp) Bob Zimmitti (percussion) Jack Smalley (conductor) Tony Williams (orchestra arranger)
O'Henry's, Los Angeles, CA, December 6-12, 1995;
orchestra recording: Sound Chamber, Los Angeles, CA, December 1, 1995
Wilderness Rising
Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Pat Metheny (guitar) Stanley Clarke (bass) Tony Williams (drums) and David Garibaldi (percussion)
China Town
Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Pat Metheny (guitar) Stanley Clarke (bass) Tony Williams (drums) with a full orchestra: Walt Fowler (trumpet) Alan Kaplan (trombone) David Duke, Rick Todd (French horn) Susan Greenberg, Gerri Rotella (flute) Chris Bleth, Earle Dumler (oboe) Rose Corrigan, John Steinmetz (bassoon) Charles Boito, Ralph Williams (clarinet) Karen Jones, Kathy Lenski, Mario De Leon, Liane Mautner, Ralph Morrison, Sheryl Staples, Margaret Wooten, Ken Yerke (violin) Ken Burward-Hoy, Alexis Carreon, Brian Dembow, Margot Maclaine (viola) Steve Erdody, Armen Ksajikian (cello) Chuck Berghoffer (contrabass) Katie Kirkpatrick (harp) Bob Zimmitti (percussion) Jack Smalley (conductor) John Van Tongeren (orchestra arranger)
Infant Wilderness
Stanley Clarke (orchestra arranger) replaces Van Tongeren
Harlem Mist '55
Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Pat Metheny (guitar) Stanley Clarke (bass) Tony Williams (drums)
China Road
The Night You Were Born
Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Pat Metheny (guitar) Stanley Clarke (bass) Tony Williams (drums) with a full orchestra: Walt Fowler (trumpet) Alan Kaplan (trombone) David Duke, Rick Todd (French horn) Susan Greenberg, Gerri Rotella (flute) Chris Bleth, Earle Dumler (oboe) Rose Corrigan, John Steinmetz (bassoon) Charles Boito, Ralph Williams (clarinet) Karen Jones, Kathy Lenski, Mario De Leon, Liane Mautner, Ralph Morrison, Sheryl Staples, Margaret Wooten, Ken Yerke (violin) Ken Burward-Hoy, Alexis Carreon, Brian Dembow, Margot Maclaine (viola) Steve Erdody, Armen Ksajikian (cello) Chuck Berghoffer (contrabass) Katie Kirkpatrick (harp) Bob Zimmitti (percussion) Jack Smalley (conductor) John Van Tongeren (orchestra arranger)
Wilderness Voyager
Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Pat Metheny (guitar) Stanley Clarke (bass) Tony Williams (drums) and Lyle Workman (guitar)
Machu Picchu
Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Pat Metheny (guitar) Stanley Clarke (bass) Tony Williams (drums)
China Moon
Wilderness Island
Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Pat Metheny (guitar) Stanley Clarke (bass) Tony Williams (drums) with a full orchestra: Walt Fowler (trumpet) Alan Kaplan (trombone) David Duke, Rick Todd (French horn) Susan Greenberg, Gerri Rotella (flute) Chris Bleth, Earle Dumler (oboe) Rose Corrigan, John Steinmetz (bassoon) Charles Boito, Ralph Williams (clarinet) Karen Jones, Kathy Lenski, Mario De Leon, Liane Mautner, Ralph Morrison, Sheryl Staples, Margaret Wooten, Ken Yerke (violin) Ken Burward-Hoy, Alexis Carreon, Brian Dembow, Margot Maclaine (viola) Steve Erdody, Armen Ksajikian (cello) Chuck Berghoffer (contrabass) Katie Kirkpatrick (harp) Bob Zimmitti (percussion) Jack Smalley (conductor) John Van Tongeren (orchestra arranger)
Sea Of Wilderness
Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Pat Metheny (guitar) Stanley Clarke (bass) Tony Williams (drums)
Gambia
Cape Wilderness

Bruce Hornsby - Hot House  (RCA 07863 66584-2)

John D'Earth (trumpet) Bobby Read (sax) J.T. Thomas (organ) Bela Fleck (banjo) Randy Jacobs (guitar) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) J.V. Collier, Jimmy Haslip (bass) John Molo (drums) Debbie Henry, David Hollister, Chaka Khan, Levi Little, Louis Price (vocals) Bruce Hornsby (vocals, keyboards)
Bruce Hornsby's House, 1995
White Wheeled Limousine
Walk In The Sun
The Changes
Country Doctor
The Longest Night

Various Artists - Mechanisms Of Density: The Last Ward From Paradise  (MCA Victor MVVG 20)

Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer, keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Steve Rodby (bass, electric bass) Paul Wertico (drums, percussion) Luis Conte (percussion) Mark Ledford (vocals, flugelhorn) David Blamires (voice) Eiko Ishioka (director)
1995
Above The Treetops
The Truth Will Always Be
Pat Metheny Interview, Part 1
We Live Here
Pat Metheny Interview, Part 2

1996

Pat Metheny - Passaggio Per Il Paradiso (Soundtrack)  (Geffen GED 77007)

Pat Metheny (various instruments)
Private Studios, NYC, January, 1996
Theme From Passaggio Per Il Paradiso
Marta's Theme
The Roads Of Marche
Marta's House Story
Wolf Story
Marta's Stag Story
Learning On The Road
Private Eve
Marta On The Bus
Marta In The Fields
Remembering Home
Meeting The Kids
Renato's Theme
Finale (It's Always Worth The Trouble)
Don't Forget (Renato's Theme)

Kenny Garrett - Pursuance: The Music Of John Coltrane  (Warner Bros. 9 46209-2)

Kenny Garrett (alto sax) Pat Metheny (guitar) Rodney Whitaker (bass) Brian Blade (drums)
NYC, early 1996
Countdown
Equinox
Liberia
Dear Lord
Lonnie's Lament
After The Rain
Like Sonny
Pursuance
Alabama
Giant Steps
Latifa
** also issued on Warner Bros. (J) WPCR-686.

Pat Metheny Group - Quartet  (Geffen GEFD 24978)

Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer, keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Steve Rodby (bass, electric bass) Paul Wertico (drums, percussion)
Right Track Recording, NYC, May, 1996
Introduction
When We Were Free
Montevideo
Take Me There
Seven Days
Oceania
Dismantling Utopia
Double Blind
Second Thoughts
Mojave
Badland
Glacier
Language Of Time
Sometimes I See
As I Am

Derek Bailey/Pat Metheny/Gregg Bendian/Paul Wertico - The Sign Of 4  (Knitting Factory Works KFW 197)

Derek Bailey (guitar) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Gregg Bendian, Paul Wertico (drums, percussion)
"Knitting Factory", Brooklyn, NY & Sound On Sound, NYC, December 13-14, 12 & 15, 1996
Study In Scarlet
Evidently
Untidy Habits
Rule Of Three
Strange Story
Aurora
Tracks
Break In The Chain
One Object
Euclid
Fortune
Poisoned Arrows
Trichinopoly
Ransom
AntecedentsIn Quest Of A Solution

Michael Brecker - Tales From The Hudson  (Impulse! IMPD-191)

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

Charlie Haden And Pat Metheny - Beyond The Missouri Sky  (Verve 314 537 130-2)

Pat Metheny (acoustic guitar, all other instruments) Charlie Haden (bass)
Right Track Recording, NYC, 1996;
additional recording: Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, April 15, 1996
Waltz For Ruth
Our Spanish Love Song
Message To A Friend
Two For The Road
First Song (For Ruth)
The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress
The Precious Jewel
He's Gone Away
The Moon Song
Tears Of Rain
Cinema Paradiso (Love Theme)
Cinema Paradiso (Main Theme)
Spiritual

1997

David Liebman - The Elements: Water  (Arkadia Jazz 71043)

David Liebman (soprano, tenor sax, wood flute) Pat Metheny (guitar) Cecil McBee (bass) Billy Hart (drums)
Red Rock Studios, Saylorsburg, PA, January 2-5, 1997
Water: Giver Of Live
White Caps
Heaven's Gift
Bass Interlude
Reflecting Pool
Storm Surge
Guitar Interlude
Baptismal Font
Ebb And Flow
Water Theme (Reprise)
Dave Liebman's Reflections On "Water"

Pat Metheny Group - Imaginary Day  (Warner Bros. 9 46821-2)

Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer, keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Steve Rodby (bass, electric bass) Paul Wartico (drums) Don Alias, Mino Cinelu, Dave Samuels, Glen Velez (percussion) Mark Ledford (vocals, trumpet) David Blamires (vocals, guitar, violin, trumpet)
Right Track Recording, NYC, spring 1997
Imaginary Day
Follow Me
Into The Dream
A Story Within The Story
The Heat Of The Day
Across The Sky
The Roots Of Coincidence
Too Soon Tomorrow
The Awakening

Pat Metheny Group - Across The Sky  (Warner Bros. (J) WPCR-1857)

Lyle Mays (piano, synthesizer, keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Steve Rodby (bass, electric bass) Paul Wartico (drums) Don Alias, Mino Cinelu, Dave Samuels, Glen Velez (percussion) Mark Ledford (vocals, trumpet) David Blamires (vocals, guitar, violin, trumpet): same session
Right Track Recording, NYC, spring 1997
Across The Sky
Across The Sky (Goldie Remix)
The Roots Of Coincidence (Mr. Spring's Filter Kings 1.1 Mix)
The Roots Of Coincidence

Gary Burton/Chick Corea/Pat Metheny/Roy Haynes/Dave Holland - Like Minds  (Concord Jazz CCD-4803-25)

Gary Burton (vibes) Chick Corea (piano) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Dave Holland (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
Avatar Studios, Studio A, NYC, December 15-17, 1997
Question And Answer
Elucidation
Windows
Futures
Like Minds
Country Roads
Tears Of Rain
Soon
For A Thousand Years
Straight Up And Down

Marc Johnson - The Sound Of Summer Running  (Verve 314 539 299-2)

Bill Frisell (guitar) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Marc Johnson (bass) Joey Baron (drums)
Avatar Studios, NYC, 1997
Faith In You
Ghost Town
Summer Running
With My Boots On
Union Pacific
Proch Swing
Dingy-Dong Day
The Adventures Of Max And Ben
In A Quiet Place
For A Thousand Years

Akiko Yano - Oui Oui  (Epic ESCB 1816)

Jeff Bova (programs) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Will Lee (electric bass) Steve Ferrone (drums) Don Alias (percussion) Rory Dadd, Kasim Sulton, Eric Troyer (vocals) Akiko Yano (vocals, piano)
The Power Station, NYC & Avatar Studios, NYC, 1997
I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry
Brooklyn Bridge

Mark Ledford - Miles 2 GO  (Verve-Forecast 31451 537319-2)

Victor Le Comer (synthesizer) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Jeff Haynes (percussion) Mark Ledford (vocals, trumpet, keyboards)
1997
Summertime

1998

Jim Hall - By Arrangment  (Telarc CD-83436)

Jim Hall (guitar) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) unidentified strings
Clinton Recording Studios, Studio A, NYC, January or March, 1998
Django

Cassandra Wilson - Traveling Miles  (Blue Note 7243 8 54123 2 5)

Eric Lewis (piano) Kevin Breit (mandolin, acoustic guitar) Pat Metheny (classical guitar) Dave Holland (acoustic bass) Jeffrey Haynes (percussion) Cassandra Wilson (vocals)
Bearsville Studios, Bearsville, NY, May & September, 1998;
The Hit Factory, NYC, December, 1997
Sky And Sea (Blue In Green)
** also issued on Blue Note (Eu) 7243 8 54123 2 5, (J) TOCJ-66020.

Jim Hall And Pat Metheny  (Telarc CD-83442)

Jim Hall (electric guitar) Pat Metheny (electric, acoustic guitar, fretless classical guitar, 42-string guitar)
Right Track Recording, NYC, July 30 & 31, 1998
Lookin' Up
Improvisation, No. 1
Falling Grace
Ballad Z
Improvisation, No. 2
Into The Dream
Don't Forget (From Passaggio Per Il Paradiso)
Improvisation, No. 3
Waiting To Dance
Improvisation, No. 4
Improvisation, No. 5
same personnel
"Manchester Craftsmen's Guild", Pittsburgh, PA, August 1 & 2, 1998
All The Things You Are
The Birds And The Bees
Summertime
Farmer's Trust
Cold Spring
All Across The City
** also issued on Nonesuch 7559-79909-9.

1999

Pat Metheny - A Map Of The World  (Warner Bros. 9 47366-2)

Pat Metheny (acoustic guitar, piano, keyboards) with Steve Rodby (acoustic bass) David Samuels (percussion) plus Joseph Anderer, Robert Carlisle, Scott Temple, David Wakefield (horn) Stewart Rose (principal horn) Sheryl Henze (flute) Elizabeth Mann (principal flute) Melanie Feld (English horn) Paul Garment, Steven Hartman, John Moses (clarinet) William Blount (principal clarinet) Virgil Blackwell (bass clarinet) Eriko Sato (concertmaster) Robin Bushman, Bruno Eicher, Krista Bennion Feeney, Mayuki Fukuhara, Karl Kawahara, Gregor Kitzis, Fritz Krakowski, Natasha Lipkina, Curtis Macomber, Mara Milkis, Rebecca Muir, Anca Nicolau, Marilyn Reynolds, Sara Schwartz, Rob Shaw, Mitsuru Tsubota, Mineko Yajima, Masako Yanagita (violin) Nicole Brockman, Ronald Carbone, David Cerutti, Jill Jaffe, Ronald Lawrence, Lois Martin, Alexander Rees, Ann Roggen, Liuh-Wen Ting (viola) Louise Schulman (principal viola) Karl Bennion, Eric Gaenslen, Myron Lutzke, Peter Sanders, Jonas Tauber (cello) Richard Locker (principal cello) Brian Cassier, Jay Elfenbein, John Kulowitsch, Lewis Paer (contrabass) John Feeney (principal contrabass) Victoria Drake (harp) Sara Cutler (principal harp) Steve Rodby (organ -10) Gil Goldstein (principal organ -10) Barry Centanni, Maya Gunji (orchestral percussion) Gordon Gottlieb (principal orchestral percussion) Gil Goldstein (orchestrator, conductor)
Right Track Recording, NYC;
orchestra recording: Clinton Sound, NYC;
additional recording: Effanel Sound, NYC, February, 1999
1.A Map Of The World
2.Family
3.North
4.Home
5.Sisters
6.Childhood
7.Fall From Grace
8.Memory
9.Gone
10.Flight
11.Alone
12.Outcasts
13.Sunday
14.Discovery
15.Acceptance
16.Realization
17.Soliloquy
18.Night
19.Sunrise
20.Resolution
21.Pictures
22.Patience
23.Transition
24.Reunion
25.Renewal
26.Homecoming
27.Forgiving
28.Holding Us

Pat Metheny - Trio 99->00  (Warner Bros. 9 47632-2)

Pat Metheny (guitar) Larry Grenadier (bass) Bill Stewart (drums)
Right Track Recording, NYC, August, 1999
(Go) Get It
Giant Steps
Just Like The Day
Soul Cowboy
Sun In Montreal
Capricorn
We Had A Sister
What Do You Want
Lot Of Livin' To Do
Lone Jack
Travels

Pat Metheny - Trio->Live  (Warner Bros. 9 47907-2)

Pat Metheny (synthesizer, acoustic, electric guitar, 42-string guitar, 12-string fretless guitar) Larry Grenadier (bass) Bill Stewart (drums)
live recordings, 1999 & 2000
Bright Size Life
Question And Answer
Giant Steps
Into The Dream
So May It Secretly Begin
The Bat
All The Things You Are
James
Unity Village
Soul Cowboy
Night Turns Into Day
Faith Healer
Counting Texas
** also issued on Warner Bros. (J) WPCR-10874/5.

Michael Brecker - Time Is Of The Essence  (Verve 314 547 844-2)

Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Larry Goldings (organ) Pat Metheny (guitar) Elvin Jones (drums -1,4,9) Jeff "Tain" Watts (drums -2,5,7) Bill Stewart (drums -3,6,8)
Avatar Studios, NYC & Right Track Recording, NYC, 1999
1.Arc Of The Pendulum
2.Sound Off
3.Half Past Late
4.Timeline
5.The Morning Of This Night
6.Renaissance Man (A Tribute To Eddie Harris)
7.Dr. Slate
8.As I Am
9.Outrance

Kenny Garrett - Simply Said  (Warner Bros. 9 47343-2)

Kenny Garrett (alto, soprano, sopranino sax) Shedrick Mitchell (piano, organ) Nat Reeves (acoustic bass) Chris Dave (drums) Bashiri Johnson (percussion) with Pat Metheny (electric, acoustic guitar) Marcus Miller (electric bass) plus Tick Tock Vocal Crew: Raymond Harris, Mulgrew Miller, Nat Reeves, Jeff Watts (vocals)
Avatar Studios, NYC;
The Hit Factory, NYC, released 1999
Sounds Like Winter
Simply Said

2000

Charlie Haden - Nocturne  (Verve 440 013 611-2)

Gonzalo Rubalcaba (piano) Charlie Haden (bass) Ignacio Berroa (drums, percussion) with Pat Metheny (acoustic guitar)
Criteria Recording Studios, Miami, FL & The Hit Factory, NYC, August 27-31, 2000
Noche De Ronda (Night Of Wandering)

Michael Brecker - Nearness Of You: The Ballad Book  (Verve 314 549 705-2)

Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Pat Metheny (guitar) Charlie Haden (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums) James Taylor (vocals -2,5)
Right Track Recording, NYC, December 18-20, 2000
1.Chapter One: Chan's Song
2.Chapter One: Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight
3.Chapter One: Nascente
4.Chapter One: Midnight Mood
5.Chapter One: The Nearness Of You
6.Chapter Two: Incandescence
7.Chapter Two: Sometimes I See
8.Chapter Two: My Ship
9.Chapter Two: Always
10.Chapter Two: Seven Days
11.Epilogue: I Can See Your Dreams

Pat Metheny - Michael Brecker Special Quartet (no details)  (unknown label)

Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Larry Goldings (organ) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Bill Stewart (drums)
live in Poland, 2000
Slings And Arrows
Half Past Late
Timeline
Into The Dream
Extradition
Summertime
'Round Midnight
What Do You Want
Every Day (I Thank You)
Faith Healer
Song For Bilbao
Question And Answer

2001

Pat Metheny - One Quiet Night  (Warner Bros. 9362-48473-2)

Pat Metheny (baritone guitar)
November, 2001-January, 2003
One Quiet Night
Song For The Boys
Don't Know Why
Another Chance
Time Goes On
My Song
Peace Memory
Ferry Cross The Mersey
Over On 4th Street
I Will Find The Way
North To South, East To West
Last Train Home
** also issued on Warner Bros. (J) WPCR-11607.

Pat Metheny - One Quiet Night  (Warner Bros. (J) WPCR-11607)

Pat Metheny (baritone guitar): same session
November, 2001-January, 2003
In All We See
** reissue of Warner Bros. 9362-48473-2 + 1 bonus track.

Pat Metheny Group - Speaking Of Now  (Warner Bros. 9362-48025-2)

Dave Samuels (marimba, percussion) Lyle Mays (piano, keyboards) Pat Metheny (acoustic, electric guitar, synthesizer) Steve Rodby (cello, bass) Antonio Sanchez (drums) Cuong Vu (vocals, trumpet) Richard Bona (vocals, acoustic guitar, fretless bass, percussion)
Right Track Recording, NYC, 2001
As It Is
Proof
Another Life
The Gathering Sky
You
On Her Way
A Place In The World
Afternoon
Wherever You Go
** also issued on Warner Bros. (J) WPCR-11203.

Pat Metheny Group - Speaking Of Now  (Warner Bros. (J) WPCR-11203)

Dave Samuels (marimba, percussion) Lyle Mays (piano, keyboards) Pat Metheny (acoustic, electric guitar, synthesizer) Steve Rodby (cello, bass) Antonio Sanchez (drums) Cuong Vu (vocals, trumpet) Richard Bona (vocals, acoustic guitar, fretless bass, percussion): same session
Right Track Recording, NYC, 2001
Epilogue
** reissue of Warner Bros. 9362-48025-2 + 1 bonus track.

2004 (age 50)

Pat Metheny Group - The Way Up  (Nonesuch 7559-79876-2)

Gregoire Maret (harmonica) Lyle Mays (piano, keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar, synthesizer) Steve Rodby (cello, bass) Antonio Sanchez (drums) Cuong Vu (vocals, trumpet)
circa 2004?
Opening
Part 1
Part 2
Part 3

Pat Metheny Group - The Way Up (long version)  (Warner Bros. (J) WPCR-12015)

Gregoire Maret (harmonica) Lyle Mays (piano, keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar, synthesizer) Steve Rodby (cello, bass) Antonio Sanchez (drums) Cuong Vu (vocals, trumpet): same session
circa 2004?
Opening (long version)
Part 1 (long version)
Part 2 (long version)
Part 3 (long version)

2005

Pat Metheny - Day Trip  (Nonesuch 376828)

Pat Metheny (guitar) Christian McBride (bass) Antonio Sanchez (drums)
October 19, 2005
Son Of Thirteen
At Last You're Here
Let's Move
Snova
Calvin's Keys
Is This America (Katrina 2005)
When We Were Free
Dreaming Trees
The Red One
Day Trip

Pat Metheny/Brad Mehldau - Metheny Mehldau  (Nonesuch 7559-79964-2)

Brad Mehldau (piano) Pat Metheny (guitar -1,2,5/9, acoustic guitar -3, guitar synthesizer -4, baritone acoustic guitar -10) Larry Grenadier (bass -4,7) Jeff Ballard (drums -4,7)
Right Track Recording, NYC, December, 2005
1.Unrequited
2.Ahmid-6
3.Summer Day
4.Ring Of Life
5.Legend
6.Find Me In Your Dreams
7.Say The Brother's Name
8.Bachelors III
9.Annie's Bittersweet Cake
10.Make Peace
** also issued on Nonesuch (J) WPCR-12454.

Pat Metheny/Brad Mehldau - Metheny Mehldau Quartet  (Nonesuch 7559-79994-0)

Brad Mehldau (piano) Pat Metheny (guitar -1,3,6/8,10,11, 42-string Pikasso guitar -2, acoustic guitar -4, guitar synthesizer -5,9) Larry Grenadier (bass) Jeff Ballard (drums)
Right Track Recording, NYC, December, 2005
1.A Night Away
2.The Sound Of Water
3.Fear And Trembling
4.Don't Wait
5.Towards The Light
6.Long Before
7.En La Tierra Que No Olvida
8.Santa Cruz Slacker
9.Secret Beach
10.Silent Movie
11.Marta's Theme (From "Passaggio Per Il Paradiso")
** also issued on Nonesuch (J) WPCR-12588.

2006

Michael Brecker - Pilgrimage  (Heads Up International HUCD 3095)

Michael Brecker (tenor sax, EWI) Herbie Hancock (piano -1,5,8,9) Brad Mehldau (piano -2/4,6,7) Pat Metheny (guitar) John Patitucci (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
Right Track Recording, NYC, August, 2006
1.The Mean Time
2.Five Months From Midnight
3.Anagram
4.Tumbleweed
5.When Can I Kiss You Again
6.Cardinal Rule
7.Half Moon Lane
8.Loose Threads
9.Pilgrimage
** also issued on Heads Up International HUSA 9095.

2007

Gary Burton/Pat Metheny/Steve Swallow/Antonio Sanchez - Quartet Live!  (Concord Jazz CJA-31303-25)

Gary Burton (vibes) Pat Metheny (guitar) Steve Swallow (bass) Antonio Sanchez (drums)
"Yoshi's", Oakland, CA, June, 2007
Sea Journey
Olhos De Gato
Falling Grace
Coral
Walter L
B And G (Midwestern Night's Dream)
Missouri Uncompromised
Fleurette Africaine (Little African Flower)
Hullo, Bolinas
Syndrome
Question And Answer

2008

Charlie Haden Family And Friends - Rambling Boy  (EmArcy (Eu) 0602517791657)

family: Charlie Haden (bass, vocals) Ruth Cameron, Josh Haden, Petra Haden, Rachel Haden, Tanya Haden (vocals) 2-yr-old Cowboy Charlie: Mary, Carl, Cowboy Charlie, Virginia and Carl Jr. at KWTO, The Haden Triplets: Rachel, Petra, Tanya Haden, and friends: Stuart Duncan (fiddle) Sam Bush (mandolin) Pat Metheny, Bryan Sutton (guitar) Jerry Douglas (Dobro) Jack Black, Rosanne Cash, Elvis Costello, Vince Gill (vocals) Bruce Hornsby (vocals, piano) Dan Tyminski (vocals, mandolin) Ricky Skaggs (vocals, mandolin, fretless banjo) and others
Skaggs Place Studios, RS/Entertainement, Nashville, TN, January 5-12, 2008;
NY Noise, NYC, April 12 & 14, 2008;
Glenwood Place Studios, Burbank, CA, April 26, 2008
Single Girl, Married Girl
Rambling Boy
20/20 Vision
Wildwood Flower
Spiritual
Oh, Take Me Back
You Win Again
The Fields Of Athenry
Ocean Of Diamonds
He's Gone Away
A Voice From On High
Down By The Salley Gardens
Road Of Broken Hearts
Is This America? (Katrina 2005)
Tramp On The Street
Old Joe Clark
Seven Year Blues
Old Haden Family Show
Oh Shenandoah

2010

Pat Metheny - The Orchestrion Project  (Nonesuch 7559-79611-3)

Pat Metheny (guitar, orchestraionics, robotic angeli guitar)
St. Elias Church, Brooklyn, NY, November, 2010
Improvisation #1
Antonia
Entry Point
Expansion
Improvisation #2
80/81 / Broadway Blues
Orchestrion
same session
Soul Search
Spirit Of The Air
Stranger In Town
Sueno Con Mexico
Tell Her You Saw Me
Unity Village

2012

Pat Metheny - Unity Band  (Nonesuch 7559-79615-0)

Chris Potter (tenor sax, bass clarinet, soprano sax) Pat Metheny (acoustic, electric guitar, guitar synthesizer) Ben Williams (acoustic bass) Antonio Sanchez (drums)
Avatar Studios, NYC, February, 2012
New Year
Roofdogs
Come And See
This Belongs To You
Leaving Town
Interval Waltz
Signals (Orchestrion Sketch)
Then And Now
Breakdealer