Prestige Records Catalog: 10000 series

Prestige 10000 series (12 inch LP)

PR 10001   Melvin Sparks - Sparks!

Virgil Jones (trumpet) John Manning (tenor saxophone) Houston Person (tenor saxophone -4,5) Leon Spencer Jr. (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 14, 1970
1.Thank You
2.Spill The Win
3.I Didn't Know What Time It Was
4.Charlie Brown
5.The Stinker

PR 10002   Johnny "Hammond" Smith - Here It 'Tis

Houston Person (tenor saxophone) Johnny "Hammond" Smith (organ) James Clark (guitar) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums -1,3/5) Eddie Gee (drums -2,6)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 21, 1970
1.Here It 'Tis
2.Stormy
3.The Nubs
4.Gina D
5.Danny Boy
6.You Made Me So Very Happy

PR 10003   Houston Person - Person To Person!

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Houston Person (tenor saxophone) Sonny Phillips (organ, electric piano) Grant Green (guitar) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass) Idris Muhammad (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 12, 1970
Teardrops
The Son Of My Man
Close To You
Yester-Me, Yester-You, Yesterday
Drown In My Own Tears
Up At Joe's, Down At Jim's

PR 10004   Boogaloo Joe Jones - No Way!

Grover Washington Jr. (tenor saxophone) Butch Cornell (organ -4,6) Sonny Phillips (organ, electric piano -1/3,5) Boogaloo Joe Jones (guitar) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 23, 1970
1.No Way
2.If You Were Mine
3.Georgia On My Mind
4.Sunshine Alley
5.I'll Be There
6.Holdin' Back
** part of Prestige PRCD 24209-2.

PR 10005   Idris Muhammad - Black Rhythm Revolution!

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Clarence Thomas (tenor,soprano saxophone) Harold Mabern (electric piano) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass) Idris Muhammad (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 2, 1970
By The Red Sea
Super Bad
Express Yourself
Soulful Drums
Wander

PR 10006   Gene Ammons - The Black Cat!

Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Harold Mabern (piano, electric piano) George Freeman (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Idris Muhammad (drums) 9 violins (-2,5) Bill Fischer (arranger -2,5)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 11, 1970
1. F-2895The Black Cat!
2.Long Long Time
3.Pieces To Keep Away Evil Spirits
4.Jug Eyes
5. F-2896Something
6.Hi Ruth!
** part of Prestige PRCD 24188-2.

PR 10007   Sonny Phillips - Black On Black!

Rusty Bryant (alto,tenor saxophone) Sonny Phillips (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 27, 1970
Check It Out
Proud Mary
The Doll House
Black On Black!
Blues In Maude's Flat

PR 10008   Charles Kynard - Wa-Tu-Wa-Zui (Beautiful People)

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Rusty Bryant (tenor saxophone) Charles Kynard (organ, electric piano) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass) Idris Muhammad (drums -1/3,5) Bernard Purdie (drums -4)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 14, 1970
1.Wa-Tu-Wa-Zui (Beautiful People)
2.Winter's Child
3.Zebra Walk
4.Something
5.Change Up

PR 10009   Charles Earland - Living Black!

Gary Chandler (trumpet) Grover Washington Jr. (tenor saxophone) Charles Earland (organ) Maynard Parker (guitar) Jesse Kilpatrick (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas)
"Key Club", NJ, September 17, 1970
Key Club Cookout
Killer Joe
Milestones
Westbound #9

PR 10010   Gene Ammons/Dexter Gordon - The Chase!

Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone -1) Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone -2) John Young (piano) Cleveland Eaton (bass) Steve McCall (drums)
"Noth Park Hotel", Chicago, IL, afternoon set, July 26, 1970
1.Polka Dots And Moonbeams
2.The Happy Blues
Gene Ammons, Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Jodie Christian (piano) Rufus Reid (bass) Wilbur Campbell (drums) Vi Redd (vocals -2)
"Noth Park Hotel", Chicago, IL, evening set, July 26, 1970
1.The Chase!
2.Lonesome Lover Blues, No. 1
** also issued on Prestige PRCD 24166-2.

PR 10011   Leon Spencer Jr. - Sneak Preview!

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Grover Washington Jr. (tenor saxophone) Leon Spencer Jr. (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 7, 1970
First Gravy
Sneak Preview!
Message From The Meters
5-10-15-20
Someday My Prince Will Come
The Slide

PR 10012   Sonny Stitt - Turn It On!

Virgil Jones (trumpet -1/3) Sonny Stitt (tenor saxophone) Leon Spencer Jr. (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 4, 1971
1.Miss Riverside
2.The Bar-B-Que Man
3.Turn It On!
4.Cry Me A River
5.There Are Such Things

PR 10013   Bernard Purdie - Purdie Good!

Tippy Larkin (trumpet) Charlie Brown, Warren Daniels (tenor saxophone) Harold Wheeler (electric piano) Ted Dunbar, Billy Nicholas (guitar) Gordon Edwards (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums) Norman Pride (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 11, 1971
Everybody's Talkin'
Cold Sweat
Montego Bay
Wasteland
You Turn Me On
Paurdie Good!

PR 10014   Rusty Bryant - Fire Eater

Rusty Bryant (tenor saxophone) Leon Spencer Jr. (organ -1,2) Bill Mason (organ -3,4) Wilbert Longmire (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums)
NYC, February 8, 1971
1. B-2933The Hooker
2.Mister S
3.Free At Last
4. A-2932Fire Eater

PR 10015   Johnny "Hammond" Smith - What's Goin' On

Robert Prado, Ernie Royal (trumpet -1,3,4) Garnett Brown (trombone -1,3,4) Grover Washington Jr. (tenor saxophone) Richard Landry (tenor saxophone -1,3,4) Babe Clarke (baritone saxophone -1,3,4) Johnny "Hammond" Smith (organ) James Clark (guitar -1/3,5) Ted Dunbar (guitar -4) Jimmy Lewis (Fender Jazz bass) Eddie Gee (drums) Bill Fischer (string arranger, horn arranger -1,3,4)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 12, July, 1971
1.What's Goin' On
2. B-2929Smokin' Kool
3.L&J
4. A-2928I'll Be There
5.Between The Sheets

PR 10016   Melvin Sparks - Sparks Plug

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Grover Washington Jr. (tenor saxophone) Leon Spencer (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 1, 1971
A-2930Who's Gonna Take The Weight
Reggie Roberts (organ) replaces Spencer
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 8, 1971
Sparks Plug
Conjunction
B-2931Alone Together
Dig This

PR 10017   Houston Person - Houston Express

Harold "Money" Johnson, Thad Jones, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Garnett Brown, Jack Jeffers (trombone) Houston Person (tenor saxophone) Harold Vick (tenor saxophone, flute) Babe Clarke (baritone saxophone) Paul Griffin (piano, electric piano) Jimmy Watson (organ) Billy Butler (guitar) Jerry Jemmott (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas) Horace Ott (arranger, conductor)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 8, 1971
Young, Gifted And Black
B-2927The Houston Express
Lift Every Voice
Enjoy
Cecil Bridgewater (trumpet) Houston Person (tenor saxophone) Babe Clarke (baritone saxophone) Jimmy Watson (organ) Ernie Hayes (organ, electric piano) Billy Butler (guitar) Jerry Jemmott (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 9, 1971
A-2926Just My Imagination
(For God's Sake) Give More Power To The People
Chains Of Love

PR 10018   Charles Earland - Soul Story

Gary Chandler (trumpet) Jimmy Vass (flute, soprano,alto saxophone) Houston Person (tenor saxophone) Charles Earland (organ, vocals) Maynard Parker (guitar) Jesse Kilpatrick Jr. (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas, tambourine)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 3, 1971
Betty's Dilemma
Happy Medium
Love Story
Virgil Jones (trumpet) Clifford Adams Jr. (trombone) Arthur Grant (tenor saxophone, flute) Charles Earland (organ) Maynard Parker (guitar) Arthur Jenkins (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1971
F-2925One For Scotty
My Scorpio Lady
F-2924I Was Made To Love Her

PR 10019   Gene Ammons/Sonny Stitt - You Talk That Talk!

Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Sonny Stitt (tenor saxophone, varitone) Leon Spencer (organ) George Freeman (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 8, 1971
You Talk That Talk!
Body And Soul
The People's Choice
Katea's Dance
The Sun Died
Out Of It
** part of Prestige PRCD 24188-2.

PR 10020   Dexter Gordon - The Jumpin' Blues

Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Roy Brooks (drums)
NYC, August 27, 1970
Evergreenish
For Sentimental Reasons
Star Eyes
Rhythm-A-Ning (Straight, No Chaser)
If You Could See Me Now
The Jumpin' Blues
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 899-2.

PR 10021   Gene Ammons - Brother Jug!

Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Junior Mance (piano) Buster Williams (bass) Frankie Jones (drums) Candido (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 10, 1969
Ger-Ru
Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Sonny Phillips (organ) Billy Butler (guitar) Bob Bushnell (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 11, 1969
Jungle Strut
Didn't We
He's A Real Gone Guy
Blue Velvet
Son Of A Preacher Man
** reissue of Prestige PR 7792.

PR 10022   Gene Ammons - My Way

Robert Prado, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Garnett Brown (trombone) Gene Ammons, Richard Landry (tenor saxophone) Billy Butler (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Idris Muhammad (drums) Omar Clay (percussion -1,3) Yvonne Fletcher, Patricia Hall, Loretta Ritter, Linda Wolfe (voice -1,3) unidentified strings (-1,2) Bill Fischer (arranger, conductor)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 26, 1971
1.Sack Full Of Dreams
2. F-2972My Way
3.Back To Merida
Robert Prado, Ernie Royal (trumpet -1,2) Garnett Brown (trombone -1,2) Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Richard Landry (tenor saxophone -1,2) Roland Hanna (electric piano) Ted Dunbar (guitar -1,2) Chuck Rainey (electric bass -1,2) Idris Muhammad (drums -1,2) Omar Clay (percussion -1,2) Yvonne Fletcher, Patricia Hall, Loretta Ritter, Linda Wolfe (voice -1,2) unidentified strings (-1) Bill Fischer (arranger, conductor -1,2)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July, 1971
1.What's Goin' On
2. F-2973Chicago Breakdown
3.A House Is Not A Home

PR 10023   Gene Ammons - The Boss Is Back!

Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Prince James, Houston Person (tenor saxophone -5) Junior Mance (piano) Buster Williams (bass) Frankie Jones (drums) Candido (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 10, 1969
1.Tastin' The Jug
2.I Wonder
3.Here's That Rainy Day
4.Madame Queen
5.The Jungle Boss
Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Sonny Phillips (organ) Bob Bushnell (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 11, 1969
Feeling Good
** reissue of Prestige PR 7739.

PR 10024   Charles Earland - Black Talk!

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Houston Person (tenor saxophone) Charles Earland (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 15, 1969
Black Talk!
Aquarius
Here Comes Charlie
The Mighty Burner
More Today Than Yesterday
** reissue of Prestige PR 7758.

PR 10025   Boogaloo Joe Jones - Right On Brother!

Rusty Bryant (tenor,alto saxophone) Charles Earland (organ) Boogaloo Joe Jones (guitar) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 16, 1970
Right On
Things Ain't What They Used To Be
Poppin'
Someday We'll Be Together
Brown Bag
Let It Be Me
** reissue of Prestige PR 7766 entitled "Right On Brother".

PR 10026   Houston Person - Truth!

Houston Person (tenor saxophone) Sonny Phillips (organ) Billy Butler (guitar) Bob Bushnell (electric bass) Frankie Jones (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 23, 1970
Wadin'
The Pulpit
Cissy Strut
On The Avenue
If Ruled The World
For Your Love
** reissue of Prestige PR 7767.

PR 10027   Houston Person - Goodness!

Houston Person (tenor saxophone) Sonny Phillips (organ) Billy Butler (guitar) Bob Bushnell (electric bass) Frankie Jones (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 25, 1969
Goodness!
Hey Driver!
Hard Times
Jamilah
Close Your Eyes
Brother H.
** reissue of Prestige PR 7678.

PR 10028   Rusty Bryant - Soul Liberation

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Rusty Bryant (alto,tenor saxophone) Charles Earland (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 15, 1970
Cold Duck Time
Lou-Lou
The Ballad Of Open Bliss
Freeze Dried Soul
Soul Liberation
** reissue of Prestige PR 7798.

PR 10029   Charlie Earland - Black Drops

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Clayton Pruden (trombone) Jimmy Heath (tenor,soprano saxophone, flute) Charles Earland (organ) Maynard Parker (guitar) Jimmy Turner (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 1, 1970
Lazybird
Letha
Duck Green
Don't Say Goodbye
Sing A Simple Song
Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head
** reissue of Prestige PR 7815.

PR 10030   Dexter Gordon - The Panther!

Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Larry Ridley (bass) Alan Dawson (drums)
NYC, July 7, 1970
The Panther!
Body And Soul
Valse Robin
Mrs. Miniver
The Christmas Song
The Blues Walk
** reissue of Prestige PR 7829.

PR 10031   Funk, Inc.

Gene Baker (tenor saxophone) Bobby Watley (organ, vocals) Steve Weakley (guitar) Jimmy Munford (drums, vocals) Cecil Hunt (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1971
Kool Is Back
P-6014Bowlegs
Sister Janie
P-6013The Thrill Is Gone
F-2970/F-2971The Whipper
** part of Prestige PRCD 24156-2.

PR 10032   Sonny Stitt - Black Vibrations

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto,tenor saxophone) Leon Spencer Jr. (organ -1/4) Don Patterson (organ -5,6) Idris Muhammad, Melvin Sparks (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 9, 1971
1.Goin' To D.C.
2.Black Vibrations
3.Where Is Love
4.Them Funky Changes
5.Aires
6.Calling Card

PR 10033   Leon Spencer Jr. - Louisiana Slim

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Grover Washington Jr. (tenor saxophone, flute) Leon Spencer Jr. (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 7, 1971
Louisiana Slim
Mercy Mercy Me
(They Long To Be) Close To You
Our Love Will Never Die
The Trouble With Love

PR 10034   Archie Shepp - Black Gypsy

Clifford Thornton (trumpet) Archie Shepp (soprano saxophone) Noah Howard (alto saxophone) Julio Finn (harmonica) Leroy Jenkins (viola) Dave Burrell (piano) Earl Freeman (bass) Sunny Murray (drums) Chicago Beau (vocals)
Paris, France, November 9, 1969
Black Gipsy (Black Gypsy)
Epitaph Of A Small Winner: Rio De Janeiro / Casablanca / Chicago
** reissue of America (F) 30 AM 6099 entitled "Black Gipsy".

PR 10035   Boogaloo Joe Jones - What It Is

Grover Washington Jr. (tenor saxophone) Butch Cornell (organ) Boogaloo Joe Jones (guitar) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas, bongos)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 16, 1971
Ain't No Sunshine
F-2968I Feel The Earth Move
Fadin'
What It Is
Let Them Talk
F-2969Inside Job
** part of Prestige PRCD 24209-2.

PR 10036   Idris Muhammad - Peace And Rhythm

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Clarence Thomas (tenor,soprano saxophone, flute, bells) Alan Fontaine, Melvin Sparks (guitar) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass) Idris Muhammad (drums, gong, cowbell, cabasa, autohorn) Buddy Caldwell (congas) Sakinah Muhammad (vocals -1,3)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 13, 1971
1.Brother You Know You're Doing Wrong
2.Don't Knock My Love
3.I'm A Believer
Virgil Jones (trumpet) Clarence Thomas (tenor,soprano saxophone, flute, bells) William Bivens (vibraphone) Kenny Barron (electric piano) Ron Carter (bass) Idris Muhammad (drums, gong, cowbell, cabasa, autohorn) Buddy Caldwell (congas) Angel Allende (percussion, timbales)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 20, 1971
Peace And Rhythm Suite: Peace
Peace And Rhythm Suite: Rhythm

PR 10037   Rusty Bryant - Wild Fire

Rusty Bryant (tenor saxophone) Bill Mason (organ) Jimmy Ponder, Ernest Reed (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 4, 1971
Wild Fire
It's Impossible
The Alobamo Kid
Riders On The Storm
If You Really Love Me
All That I've Got

PR 10038   Bernard Purdie - Shaft

Danny Moore, Gerry Thomas (trumpet) Willie Bridges, Charlie Brown (tenor saxophone) Neal Creque (electric piano) Billy Nichols (guitar) Gordon Edwards (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums) Norman Pride (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 11, 1971
Shaft
Way Back Home
Attica
Changes
Butterfingers
Summer Melody

PR 10039   Melvin Sparks - Akilah!

Virgil Jones (trumpet -1,3,4) Ernie Royal (trumpet -4) Hubert Laws (flute -3) Sonny Fortune (alto saxophone -1,2,4,5) George Coleman (alto saxophone -4) Dave Hubbard (tenor saxophone, flute -3) Leon Spencer Jr. (organ, piano) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas) Billy Ver Planck (arranger -1/5)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 14 & 21, 1971
1.Love The Life You Live
2.On The Up
3.All Wrapped Up
4.Akilah!
5.Blues For J.B.
6.Image Of Love

PR 10040   Gene Ammons - Free Again

Cat Anderson, John Audino, Gene Coe, Reunald Jones (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Benny Powell, Mike Wemberley, Britt Woodman (trombone) David Duke, Henry Sigismonti (French horn) Tommy Johnson (tuba) Gene Ammons, Red Holloway (tenor saxophone) Jack Nimitz, Jerome Richardson, Herman Riley, Ernie Watts (reeds) Joe Sample (piano) Dennis Budimir (guitar) Bob Saravia (bass) Candy Finch (drums) Bob Noris (congas) Bobby Bryant (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, March 20, 1972
Free Again
What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life
Jackson
Al Aarons, Cat Anderson, John Audino, Buddy Childers, Gene Coe, Reunald Jones (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Grover Mitchell, Benny Powell, Mike Wemberley, Britt Woodman (trombone) David Duke, Henry Sigismonti (French horn) Tommy Johnson (tuba) Gene Ammons, Pete Christlieb (tenor saxophone) Jack Nimitz, Jerome Richardson, Herman Riley, Ernie Watts (reeds) Dennis Budimir, Dwight Dickerson (piano) Arthur Adams (guitar) Bob Saravia (bass) Chuck Rainey (electric bass) Paul Humphrey (drums) Bobby Bryant (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, 1972
Crazy Mary
Fru Fru
Juggin'

P 10041   Charles Earland - Intensity

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

P 10042   Leon Spencer Jr. - Bad Walking Woman

Virgil Jones (trumpet -3) Sonny Fortune (alto saxophone -3) Dave Hubbard (tenor saxophone -2,3) Leon Spencer Jr. (organ, vocals) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas -3)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 22, 1972
1.Down On Dowling Street
2.Hip Shaker
3.Bad Walking Woman
Hubert Laws (flute) Buzz Brauer (flute, English horn, oboe) Leon Spencer Jr. (organ) Joe Beck (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums) Buddy Caldwell (percussion -1,4) unidentified strings (-2) Billy Ver Planck (arranger -2)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1972
1.When My Love Has Gone
2.In Search Of Love
3.When Dreams Start To Fade
4.If You Were Me And I Were You

P 10043   Funk, Inc. - Chicken Lickin'

Eugene Barr (tenor saxophone) Bobby Watley (organ, vocals) Steve Weakley (guitar) Jimmy Munford (drums, vocals) Cecil Hunt (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 18, 1972
Chicken Lickin'
Running Away
They Trying To Get Me
The Better Half
Let's Make Peace And Stop The War
Jung Bongo
** part of Prestige PRCD 24156-2.

P 10044   Houston Person - Broken Windows, Empty Hallways

Victor Paz, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Jim Buffington (French horn) Hubert Laws (flute) Ronnie Jannelli (flute, clarinet, baritone saxophone) Houston Person (tenor saxophone) Buzz Bauer (tenor,baritone saxophone, English horn, oboe, piccolo, flute, clarinet) Cedar Walton (piano) Ernie Hayes (organ -1/7) Jimmy Watson (organ -8) Grady Tate (drums) Bunny Briggs (tap dance -6) Billy Ver Planck (arranger, conductor)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 1, 1972
1.Don't Mess With Bill
2.I Think It's Going To Rain Today
3.Moan Er-Uh Lisa
4.Everything's Alright
5.Imagine
6.Mr. Bojangles
7.Let's Call This
8.Bleecker Street

P 10045   Bayete Umbra Zindiko - Worlds Around The Sun

Free Berry, Oscar Brashear (trumpet, flugelhorn) Wayne Wallace (trombone) Dave Johnson (soprano saxophone) Hadley Caliman (tenor saxophone, flute) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Todd Cochran (piano, synthesizer, clavinet) James Leary III (bass, electric bass) Thabo Vincar (drums)
June 26, 1972
It Ain't
Free Angela
Njeri
I'm On It
Bayete Eurus

P 10046   Hampton Hawes - Universe

Oscar Brashear (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor saxophone) Hampton Hawes (piano, electric piano, organ, synthesizer) Arthur Adams (guitar) Chuck Rainey (electric bass) Ndugu (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, June, 1972
Little Bird
Drums For Peace
Love Is Better
Josie Black
Don't Pass Me By
Universe
J.B's Mind

P 10047   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Child's Dance

Ramon Morris (flute) Buddy Terry (soprano saxophone) John Hicks (electric piano) Mickey Bass, Stanley Clarke (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Emanuel Rahim (congas) Nathaniel Bettis, Richie "Pablo" Landrum, Sonny Morgan (percussion)
NYC, May 23, 1972
Song For A Lonely Woman
Woody Shaw (trumpet) Manny Boyd (flute -2) Ramon Morris (tenor saxophone -1,2) George Cables (piano, electric piano) Stanley Clarke (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Ray Mantilla (congas -1,2)
NYC, July 28, 1972
1.C.C.
2.Child's Dance
3.I Can't Get Started

P 10048   Sonny Stitt - Goin' Down Slow

Thad Jones (trumpet -3/5) Sonny Stitt (tenor saxophone -1,2, alto saxophone -3/5) Hank Jones (piano) Billy Butler, Wally Richardson (guitar -3/5) George Duvivier (bass) Idris Muhammad (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas, bells -3/5) unidentified strings (-3/5) Billy Ver Planck (arranger, conductor -3/5)
NYC, February 15, 1972
1.Where Is Love
2.Goin' Down Slow
3.Miss Ann Lisa Sune And Sadie
4.Living Without You
5.Acid Funk Reprise

P 10049   Art Ensemble Of Chicago With Fontella Bass

Lester Bowie (trumpet, flugelhorn, steer horn, bass drum) Joseph Jarman (clarinet, alto,soprano saxophone, oboe, flute, guitar, marimba, vibraphone, siren, etc.) Roscoe Mitchell (clarinet, alto,bass,soprano saxophone, flute, percussion, whistle, etc.) Malachi Favors (bass, banjo, percussion, cythar, etc.) Don Moye (drums, percussion) Fontella Bass (vocals)
Paris, France, August, 1970
Part 1: How Strange
Part 2: Oleo Jed
Part 3: Horn Web
** reissue of America (F) 30 AM 6117.

P 10050   Charles Earland - Live At Lighthouse

Elmer Coles (trumpet) Clifford Adams (trombone) James Vass (alto,soprano saxophone) Charles Earland (organ) Maynard Parker (guitar) Darryl Washington (drums) Kenneth Nash (congas)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, October 9, 1972
Smiling
The Moontrane
We've Only Just Begun
Spinky
Black Gun
Freedom Jazz Dance

P 10051   Dexter Gordon - Ca' Purange

Thad Jones (trumpet, flugelhorn) Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Stanley Clarke (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 22, 1972
Ca' Purange
The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
Oh! Karen O
Airegin
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1005-2.

P 10052   Mose Allison - Seventh Son

Mose Allison (piano, vocals) Taylor LaFargue (bass) Frank Isola (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 7, 1957
1128Back Country Suite: Blues (A Young Man)
1138One Room Country Shack
Mose Allison (piano, trumpet, vocals) Addison Farmer (bass) Nick Stabulas (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 8, 1957
1390Lost Mind
1391Parchman Farm
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 24, 1958
1442Don't Get Around Much Anymore
1443I Hadn't Anyone Till You
1447Baby Let Me Hold Your Hand
Mose Allison (piano, trumpet, vocals) Addison Farmer (bass) Ronnie Free (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 18, 1958
1506I Got A Right To Cry
Mose Allison (piano, vocals) Addison Farmer (bass) Ronnie Free (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 15, 1958
1562If You Live
1563The Seventh Son
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 13, 1959
1720That's All Right
1721Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me
1722Eyesight To The Blind
1723Groovin' High

P 10053   Rusty Bryant - Friday Night Funk For Saturday Night Brothers

Rusty Bryant (alto,tenor saxophone) Kenneth Moss (electric piano, organ) Harold Young (guitar) Eddie Brookshine (electric bass) Fred Masey (drums) Norman Jones (congas, percussion)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 17, 1972
Down By The Cuyahoga
Have You Seen Her
Friday Night Funk For Saturday Night Brothers
Mercy, Mercy, Mercy
Blues For A Brother

P 10054   Maynard Parker - Midnight Rider

Buddy Lucas (tenor saxophone, harmonica) Ernie Hayes (electric piano, organ) Maynard Parker (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Jimmy Johnson (drums)
November 7, 1972
The World Is A Ghetto
Killing Me Softly With His Song
Midnight Rider
Freedom Jazz Dance
Richard Tee (electric piano) Joe Beck, Maynard Parker (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
circa 1972
Mama Told Me Not To Come
Lady Sings The Blues
One Hand
Bad Montana

P 10055   Houston Person - Sweet Burn And Barbeque

Houston Person (tenor saxophone) Richard Tee (piano, electric piano) Hugh McCracken (guitar) Joe Beck (guitar, electric guitar, arranger) Ron Carter (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 11 or November 7, 1972
A Song For You
Trouble With Hello Is Goodbye
Scared To Be Alone
Houston Person (tenor saxophone) Joe Beck (guitar, electric guitar, arranger) George Duvivier (bass) Grady Tate (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas, percussion)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 7 or September 11, 1972
Sweet Burn And Barbecue
This Masquerade
Down Here On The Ground
Put It Where You Want
Groove Thang

P 10056   Ivan "Boogaloo Joe" Jones - Snake Rhythm Rock

Rusty Bryant (alto,tenor saxophone) Butch Cornell (organ) Ivan "Boogaloo Joe" Jones (guitar) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass) Grady Tate (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 24, 1972
Hoochie Coo Chickie
Snake Rhythm Rock
The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
He's So Fine
Big Bad Midnight Roller

P 10057   Gary Bartz NTU Troop - Juju Street Songs

Gary Bartz (alto,soprano,sopranino saxophone, electric piano, percussion, voice) Andy Bey (electric piano, percussion, vocals) Stafford James (bass, electric bass, percussion, voice) Howard King (drums, percussion, voice)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, October, 1972
I Wanna Be Where You Are
Black Maybe
Bertha Baptist
Africans Unite
Teheran

P 10058   Gene Ammons - Get My Own

Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Ernie Hayes (organ) Hank Jones (electric piano) Joe Beck (guitar) Ron Carter (bass, electric bass) Idris Muhammad (drums) unidentified strings, Ed Bogas (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 28, 1972
Lady Sings The Blues
Play Me
Ben
Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Ernie Hayes (organ -1) Hank Jones (electric piano) Joe Beck (guitar -1) Ron Carter (bass, electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums -1)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 30, 1972
1.Fine And Mellow
2.Strange Fruit
Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Sonny Phillips (piano, organ) Maynard Parker (guitar) Ron Carter (bass, electric bass) Billy Cobham (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 1, 1972
God Bless The Child
Tin Shack Out Back
** part of Prestige PRCD 24281-2.

P 10059   Funk, Inc. - Hangin' Out

Eugene Barr (tenor saxophone) Bobby Watley (organ) Steve Weakley (guitar) Gordon Edwards (electric bass -1,3,5) Jimmy Munford (drums) Cecil Hunt (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 1, 1972
1.Smokin' At Tiffany's
2.Give Me Your Love
3.Dirty Red
4.I Can See Clearly Now
5.I'll Be Around
6.We Can Be Friends

P 10060   Hampton Hawes - Blues For Walls

Oscar Brashear (trumpet, flugelhorn -1,2,4,5,7) Hadley Caliman (soprano,tenor saxophone -1,2,4,5,7) Hampton Hawes (piano, electric piano, synthesizer) George Walker (guitar -1/5,7) Henry Franklin (bass, electric bass) Ndugu (drums)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, January 16, 17 & 18, 1973
1.Blues For Walls
2.Sun Dance
3.Hamp's Collard Green Blue
4.Brother Brantley
5.Rain Forest
6.Carmel
7.Me-Ho

P 10061   Charles Earland - Charles III

Jon Faddis, Virgil Jones, Lee Morgan, Victor Paz (trumpet) Dick Griffin, Jack Jeffers (trombone) Billy Harper (tenor saxophone, alto flute) Charles Earland (organ) John Fourie, Greg Millar (guitar) Billy Cobham (drums) Sinny Morgan (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 16, 1972
Lowdown
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Billy Harper (tenor saxophone) Charles Earland (organ) Maynard Parker (guitar) Billy Cobham (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 17, 1972
Speedball
Jon Faddis, Victor Paz, Joe Shepley, Richard Williams (trumpet, flugelhorn) Garnett Brown (trombone) Jack Jeffers (trombone, tuba) Billy Harper (tenor saxophone, alto flute) Seldon Powell (baritone saxophone, alto flute) Charles Earland (organ, electric piano, soprano saxophone, percussion) Stuart Sharf (guitar -1,2) Jack Turner (guitar, percussion) Darryl Washington (drums, percussion) Larry Killian (percussion) Joe Lee Wilson (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1972
1.Girl You Need A Change Of Mind
2.Charles III
3.Auburn Delight
4.My Favorite Things

P 10062   Bayete Umbra Zindiko - Seeking Other Beauty

Fred Berry (trumpet, flugelhorn, vocals) Dave Johnson (soprano saxophone, flute, vocals, percussion) Todd Cochran (piano, electric piano, clavinet, vocals) Hoza Phillips (electric bass, vocals) Agusta Lee Collins (drums, percussion)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, September 18, October 2, 1972
Let It Take Your Mind
The Time Has Come
Think On The People Arise / Mulobo People Arise!!!
Don't Need Nobody
Pruda's Shoes: 1. Duet / 2. Trio / 3. Ensemble / 4. Final

P 10063   Leon Spencer Jr. - Where I'm Coming From

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Hubert Laws (flute) Sonny Fortune (alto saxophone) Dave Hubbard (tenor saxophone) Leon Spencer Jr. (organ, vocals) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 22, 1972
Where I'm Coming From
Jon Faddis, Victor Paz (trumpet -1/4) Seldon Powell (flute, tenor saxophone -1/4) Frank Wess (flute, baritone saxophone, conductor -1/4) Leon Spencer Jr. (organ) Ernie Hayes (electric piano -1/4) Joe Beck (guitar) George Duvivier (bass -1/4) Grady Tate (drums) Ed Bogas (arranger -1/4)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 26, 1973
1.Superstition
2.Give Me Your Love
3.Keeper Of The Castle
4.Trouble Man
5.Price A Po' Man's Got To Pay

P 10064   Art Ensemble Of Chicago - Phase I

Lester Bowie (trumpet, flugelhorn, horn, drums) Roscoe Mitchell (clarinet, alto,soprano saxophone, percussion, etc.) Joseph Jarman (alto,tenor,soprano saxophone, vibraphone, percussion) Julio Finn (harmonica) Chicago Beau (harmonica, tenor saxophone, piano, percussion) Malachi Favors (bass) William A. Howell (drums) Don Moye (drums, percussion)
Paris, France, May-June, 1970 or February, 1971
Ohnedaruth
Lebert Aaly
** reissue of America (F) 30 AM 6116.

P 10065   Gene Ammons/James Moody - Chicago Concert

Gene Ammons, James Moody (tenor saxophone) Jodie Christian (piano) Cleveland Eaton (bass) Marshall Thompson (drums)
"North Park Hotel", Chicago, IL, November 21, 1971
Just In Time
Work Song
Have You Met Miss Jones
Jim-Jam-Jug
I'll Close My Eyes
C Jam Blues
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1091-2.

P 10066   Archie Shepp - Coral Rock

Joseph Jarman (tenor saxophone) or Lester Bowie (trumpet) Alan Shorter (flugelhorn) Clifford Thornton (valve trombone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone, piano) Bobby Few (piano) Bob Reid (bass) Muhammad Ali (drums) Djibrill (congas) Ostaine Blue Warner (percussion)
Paris, France, July 23, 1970
Coral Rock
I Should Care
** reissue of America (F) 30 AM 6103.

P 10067   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Buhaina

Woody Shaw (trumpet) Carter Jefferson (tenor,soprano saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano, electric piano) Mickey Bass (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Tony Waters (congas)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, March 26, 1973
Gertrude's Bounce
Woody Shaw (trumpet) Steve Turre (trombone) Carter Jefferson (tenor,soprano saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano, electric piano) Michael Howell (guitar) Mickey Bass (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Tony Waters (congas) Jon Hendricks (vocals -5)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, March 27-29, 1973
1.Moanin'
2.A Chant For Bu
3.One For Trane
4.Mission Eternal
5.Along Came Betty

P 10068   Gary Bartz NTU Troop - Follow The Medicine Man

Gary Bartz (alto,soprano,sopranino saxophone, electric piano, percussion, voice) Andy Bey (electric piano, percussion, vocals) Stafford James (bass, electric bass, percussion, voice) Howard King (drums, percussion, voice)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, October, 1972
Sifa Zote
Whasaname
Betcha By Golly, Wow
Etoile Des Neiges
Sing Me A Song Today
Gary Bartz (soprano,alto saxophone, voice, electric piano, percussion) Hubert Eaves (piano, electric piano) Hector Centeno (guitar) Stafford James (bass, electric bass, voice, percussion) Howard King (percussion, voice)
NYC, June, 1973
Dr. Follow's Dance
Standin' On The Corner

P 10069   Dexter Gordon - Generation

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet, flugelhorn) Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano) Buster Williams (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 22, 1972
Milestones
Scared To Be Alone
We See
The Group
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 836-2.

P 10070   Gene Ammons - Big Bad Jug

Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Ernie Hayes (organ) Hank Jones (electric piano) Joe Beck (guitar) Ron Carter (bass, electric bass) Idris Muhammad (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 28, 1972
Fly Me
Fuzz
Mickey Roker (drums) replaces Muhammad
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 30, 1972
Big Bad Jug
Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Sonny Phillips (piano, organ) Maynard Parker (guitar) Ron Carter (bass, electric bass) Billy Cobham (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 1, 1972
Lady Mama
I Can't Help Myself
Lucille
Papa Was A Rolling Stone
** part of Prestige PRCD 24281-2.

P 10071   Funk, Inc. - Superfunk

Allen DeRienzo, Ollie Mitchell (trumpet) George Bohanon (trombone) Jackie Kelso (tenor,baritone saxophone) Eugene Barr (tenor saxophone, vocals) Bobby Watley (organ, vocals) Don Peake, Steve Weakley (guitar) Johnny Guitar Watson (electric bass) Jimmy Munford (drums, vocals) Cecil Hunt (congas) probably David Axelrod (arranger, conductor)
July, 1973
Message From The Meters
Goodbye, So Long
The Hill Where The Lord Hides
Honey I Love You
Just Don't Mean A Thing
I'm Gonna Love You Just A Little More Baby

P 10072   Ivan "Boogaloo Joe" Jones - Black Whip

Dave Hubbard (soprano,tenor saxophone, percussion) Bobby Knowles (organ) Sonny Phillips (electric piano) Ivan "Boogaloo Joe" Jones (guitar) Ron Carter (bass, electric bass) Bud Kelly (drums, percussion) Jimmy Johnson (percussion)
Broadway Recording Studios, NYC, July 25, 1973
Black Whip
My Love
Freak Off
Daniel
The Ballad Of Mad Dogs And Englishmen
Crank Me Up

P 10073   Rusty Bryant - For The Good Times

Rusty Bryant (tenor,alto saxophone) Hank Jones (electric piano) Joe Beck, Hugh McCracken (guitar) Tony Levin (bass, electric bass) Steve Gadd (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 9, 1973
For The Good Times
A Night In Tunisia
Killing Me Softly
The Last One Out
Appalachian Green
Looking Through The Eyes Of Love
Theme From Deep Throat

P 10074   Sonny Stitt - So Doggone Good

Sonny Stitt (alto,tenor saxophone) Hampton Hawes (piano) Reggie Johnson (bass) Lenny McBrowne (drums)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, September 13 & 14, 1972
Back Door
Your Love Is So Doggone Good
Orange Ash Tray
I Don't Know Yet
The More I See You
Speculation

P 10075   Ice

Arthur Young (trumpet, flugelhorn, vocals) Ronnie James (trumpet, vocals) Frank Abel (piano, organ, vocals) Larry Jones (guitar, vocals) Lafayette Hudson (bass) Donny Donable (drums) Keno Speller (percussion, congas)
1973
Too Little Room
Suicide
One Chance
Love Can
There's A Time To Change
Losin'
Put An X On The Spot (In The Sky)
Dgunji

P 10076   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Anthenagin

Woody Shaw (trumpet) Carter Jefferson (tenor,soprano saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano, electric piano) Mickey Bass (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Tony Waters (congas)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, March 26-27, 1973
I'm Not So Sure
Anthenagin
Without A Song
add Steve Turre (trombone) Michael Howell (guitar)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, March 27-29, 1973
Love: For The One You Can't Have
Fantasy In D
Along Came Betty

P 10077   Hampton Hawes - Playin' In The Yard

Hampton Hawes (piano, electric piano) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 7, 1973
Playin' In The Yard
Double Trouble
Pink Peaches
De Be
Stella By Starlight

P 10078   Gene Ammons And Friends At Montreux

Nat Adderley (cornet -5) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone -5) Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone -5) Hampton Hawes (piano, electric piano) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 7, 1973
1.Yardbird Suite
2.Since I Fell For You
3.New Sonny's Blues
4.Sophisticated Lady
5.Treux Bleu
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1023-2.

P 10079   Dexter Gordon - Blues A La Suisse

Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Hampton Hawes (piano, electric piano) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 7, 1973
Gingerbread Boy
Blues A La Suisse
Some Other Spring
Secret Love

P 10080   Gene Ammons - Brasswind

Allen DeRienzo, Snooky Young (trumpet) George Bohanon (trombone) Bill Green, Jay Migliori (flute, alto flute, alto saxophone) Jim Horn (flute, alto flute, baritone saxophone) Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) George Duke (keyboards) Michael Howell, Don Peake (guitar) Carol Kaye (electric bass) John Guerin (drums) Berkeley Nash (percussion) David Axelrod (arranger, conductor)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, October 30, 1973
Cantaro
Cariba
Once I Loved
Brasswind
Rozzie
Allen DeRienzo, Snooky Young (trumpet) George Bohanon (trombone) Bill Green, Jay Migliori (flute, alto flute, alto saxophone) Jim Horn (flute, alto flute, baritone saxophone) Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) George Duke (electric piano) Michael Howell (guitar) Walter Booker (bass) Roy McCurdy (drums) David Axelrod (arranger, conductor)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, February 13, 1974
Solitario
'Round Midnight

P 10081   Jack DeJohnette - Sorcery

Bennie Maupin (bass clarinet, voice) John Abercrombie, Mick Goodrick (electric guitar, voice) Dave Holland (bass, voice) Jack DeJohnette (drums, voice) Michael Fellerman (mataphone)
March, 1974
Sorcery #1
The Right Time
The Rock Thing
Jack DeJohnette (C melody saxophone, keyboards, drums) Dave Holland (bass) Michael Fellerman (mataphone, trombone)
May, 1974
The Reverend King Suite: Reverend King / Obstructions / The Fatal Shot / Mourning / Unrest / New Spirits On The Horizon
Four Levels Of Joy
Epilog
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1838-2.

P 10082   Charles Earland - The Dynamite Brothers

Jon Faddis, Eddie Henderson, Danny Moore, Victor Paz (trumpet) Wayne Andre (trombone) Dave Hubbard (soprano,tenor saxophone, alto flute) Charles Earland (organ, electric piano, synthesizer, soprano saxophone) Patrick Gleeson (synthesizer) Cornell Dupree, Mark Elf, Keith Loving (guitar) Melvin Bronson (electric bass) Billy Hart (drums) Darryl Washington (drums, timpani) Larry Killian (percussion)
NYC, November, 1973
Betty's Theme
Never Ending Melody
Grasshopper
Shanty Blues
Weedhopper
Razor
Kungfusion
Snake
Incense Of Essence

P 10083   Ntu Gary Bartz - Singerella: A Ghetto Fairy Tale

Gary Bartz (alto,soprano saxophone, clarinet, mouth harp, synthesizer, percussion, vocals) Hubert Eaves (piano, electric piano, clavinet) Hector Centeno, Maynard Parker (guitar) James Benjamin (electric bass) Howard King (drums) Kenneth Nash (percussion)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, November, 1973
Nation Time
I Don't Care
same personnel
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, February, 1974
St. Felix Street
Blind Man
Dozens (The Sounding Song)
Singerella - A Ghetto Fairy Tale
Lady Love
Mellow Yellow

P 10084   Gene Ammons Greatest Hits

Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums) Ray Barretto (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 16, 1960
2308Canadian Sunset
Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Richard Wyands (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 27, 1961
2852Exactly Like You
2857Seed Shack
Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Kenny Burrell, Bucky Pizzarelli (guitar) Norman Edge (bass) Oliver Jackson (drums) Al Hayes (bongos)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 9, 1962
3616Ca' Purange (Jungle Soul!)
Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Sonny Phillips (organ) Billy Butler (guitar) Bob Bushnell (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 11, 1969
Jungle Strut
Didn't We
Robert Prado, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Garnett Brown (trombone) Gene Ammons, Richard Landry (tenor saxophone) Billy Butler (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Idris Muhammad (drums) unidentified strings, Bill Fischer (arranger, conductor)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 26, 1971
F-2972My Way

P 10085   Rusty Bryant - Until It's Time For You To Go

Jon Faddis, Joe Shepley (trumpet -1,2,4) Garnett Brown (trombone -1,2,4) Seldon Powell (flute, tenor saxophone -1,2,4) Heywood Henry (flute, baritone saxophone -1,2,4) Rusty Bryant (alto,tenor saxophone) George Devens (vibraphone, percussion) Horace Ott (piano, clavinet, electric piano, arranger, conductor) Ernie Hayes (organ) Hugh McCracken, David Spinozza (guitar) Wilbur Bascomb Jr. (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums)
NYC, August 1, 1974
1.The Hump Bump
2.Until It's Time For You To Go
3.Troubles
4.Draggin' The Line
Jon Faddis, Joe Shepley (trumpet) Billy Campbell (trombone) Seldon Powell (flute, tenor saxophone) Rusty Bryant (tenor saxophone) Babe Clarke (baritone saxophone) George Devens (vibraphone, percussion) Horace Ott (piano, clavinet, electric piano, arranger, conductor) Ernie Hayes (organ) David Spinozza (guitar) Hugh McCracken (guitar -1,2) Wilbur Bascomb Jr. (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums)
NYC, August 2, 1974
1.Sundown
2.Ge Gang Gang Goong
3.Red Special

P 10086   Azar Lawrence - Bridge Into The New Age

Azar Lawrence (soprano,tenor saxophone) Joe Bonner (piano) Kenneth Nash (percussion)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, May, 1974
Fatisha
Azar Lawrence (soprano,tenor saxophone) Black Arthur (alto saxophone) Joe Bonner (piano) John Heard (bass) Ndugu (drums) Mtume (congas, percussion) Kenneth Nash (percussion)
Warriors Of Peace
Julian Priester (trombone) Hadley Caliman (flute) Azar Lawrence (soprano,tenor saxophone) Black Arthur (alto saxophone) Joe Bonner (piano) John Heard (bass) Ndugu (drums) Mtume (congas, percussion)
Forces Of Nature
Woody Shaw (trumpet) Azar Lawrence (soprano,tenor saxophone) Woody Murray (vibraphone) Clint Houston (bass) Billy Hart (drums) Guilherme Franco (percussion) Jean Carn (vocals)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, September, 1974
Bridge Into The New Age
add (Shams) Ray Straughter (wood flute) Kenneth Nash (percussion)
The Beautiful And Omnipresent Love

P 10087   Funk, Inc. - Priced To Sell

Allen DeRienzo, Snooky Young (trumpet) Eugene Barr (tenor saxophone) Bill Green, Jackie Kelso, Jay Migliori (reeds) Bobby Watley (keyboards) Billy Fender, Rudy Turner (guitar) William Simmons (bass) Michael Hughes, Earl Permer (drums) Cecil Hunt (congas) Billie Barnum, James Gilstrap, August Johnson, Gregory Matta, Julia Tillman, Edna Wright (vocals) David Axelrod (arranger, conductor)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, July-September, 1974
It Ain't The Spotlight
Priced To Sell
God Only Knows
Where Are We Young
Gimme Some Lovin'
Somewhere In My Mind
Girl Of My Dreams

P 10088   Hampton Hawes - Northern Windows

Allen DeRienzo, Snooky Young (trumpet) George Bohanon (trombone) Bill Green, Jackie Kelso, Jay Migliori (saxophones, flute) Hampton Hawes (piano, electric piano) Carol Kaye (electric bass) Spider Webb (drums) probably David Axelrod (arranger, conductor)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, July 18 & 19, 1974
Sierra Morena
Go Down Moses
Bach
Web
Tune Axle Grease
C&H Sugar
** also issued on Prestige PRCD 24278-2 entitled "Northern Windows Plus".

P 10089   Patrice Rushen - Prelusion

Oscar Brashear (trumpet, flugelhorn) George Bohanon (trombone) Hadley Caliman (flute, alto flute, soprano saxophone) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Patrice Rushen (piano, electric piano, clavinet, synthesizer) Tony Dumas (bass, "blitz" bass) Ndugu (drums) Kenneth Nash (percussion)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, August 8 & 9, 1974
Shortie's Portion
7/73
Haw Right Now
Traverse
Puttered Bopcorn
** part of Prestige PRCD 24207-2.

P 10090   Nat Adderley - Double Exposure

Nat Adderley (cornet, vocals) Oscar Brashear, Allen DeRienzo, Snooky Young (trumpet -1) George Bohanon, Dick Hyde (trombone -1) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone -4,5) Bill Green, Jackie Kelso, Jay Migliori (reeds -1) Hal Galper (piano -4) George Duke (keyboards) Rudy Copeland (synthesizer -1) Billy Fender (guitar -1/3,5/7) Phil Upchurch (guitar -4) Johnny Guitar Watson (guitar -1, electric bass -5) Don Peake (rhythm guitar -1) Walter Booker (bass) Roy McCurdy (drums) unidentified strings (-6) probably David Axelrod (arranger, conductor)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, 1974
1.Watermelon Man
2.Quit It
3.59 Go And Pass
4.Contant 19
5.Traffic
6.In A Silent Way
7.Song Of The Valdez Diamond

P 10091   Dexter Gordon - Tangerine

Thad Jones (trumpet, flugelhorn) Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Stanley Clarke (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 22, 1972
Tangerine
August Blues
What It Was
Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano) Buster Williams (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 28, 1972
The Days Of Wine And Roses
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1041-2.

P 10092   Gary Bartz - The Shadow Do

Gary Bartz (alto,soprano saxophone, synthesizer, vocals) Hubert Eaves (piano, clavinet, synthesizer) Larry Mizell (synthesizer, backing vocals) Reggie Lucas (guitar) Michael Henderson (electric bass, backing vocals) Howard King (drums, synthesizer) Mtume (congas, percussion) James Carter (whistling -6) Fonce Mizell (backing vocals -5)
1975
1.Winding Roads
2.Mother Nature
3.Love Tones
4.Gentle Smiles (Saxy)
5.Make Me Feel Better
6.Sea Gypsy
7.For My Baby
8.Incident

P 10093   Gene Ammons - Goodbye

Nat Adderley (cornet) Gary Bartz (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Kenny Drew (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Louis Hayes (drums) Ray Barretto (congas)
NYC, March 18, 1974
Jeannine
Alone Again (Naturally)
Out In The Sticks
same personnel
NYC, March 19, 1974
Geru's Blues
It Don't Mean A Thing
omit Barretto
NYC, March 20, 1974
Goodbye
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1081-2.

P 10094   Jack DeJohnette's Directions - Cosmic Chicken

Alex Foster (alto,tenor saxophone -1,2,4/8) John Abercrombie (electric guitar -1,2,4/8) Peter Warren (bass -1,2,4/8) Jack DeJohnette (drums, keyboards -1,2,4/8, piano -3)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, April 24 & 26, 1975
1.Cosmic Chicken
2.One For Devadip And The Professor
3.Memories
4.Stratocruiser
5.Shades Of The Phantom
6.Eiderdown
7.Sweet And Pungent
8.Last Chance Stomp

P 10095   Charles Earland - Kharma

Jon Faddis (trumpet) Clifford Adams (trombone) Dave Hubbard (soprano,tenor saxophone, flute) Charles Earland (organ, electric piano, synthesizer) Aurell Ray (guitar) Ron Carter (electric bass -3,4) George Johnson (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 6, 1974
1.Joe Brown
2.Suite For Martin Luther King: Part 1 Offering
3.Suite For Martin Luther King: Part 2 Mode For Martin
4.Kharma
5.Morgan

P 10096   Ice - Import Export

Arthur Grayson (trumpet, flugelhorn, synthesizer, clavinet, vocals) Ronnie James Buttacavoli (trumpet, synthesizer, vocals) Frank Abel (piano, synthesizer, clavinet, vocals) Larry Jones (guitar) Lafayette Hudson (bass) Ernest Donable (drums, congas) Keno Speller (congas, bongos, bells, African drums, percussion, vocals)
Paris, France, 1975
Hi-Fi Woman
Don't Wonder Why
Funky Lovin'
Quick
Hey, Angel Girl
The Gap
Passing Dreams
What Can Gonna Do About Loving Me
I Need Love
Funky Bunch

P 10097   Azar Lawrence - Summer Solstice

Raul DeSouza (trombone) Gerald Hayes (flute) Azar Lawrence (tenor,soprano saxophone, percussion) Al Dailey (piano) Amaury Tristao (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Billy Hart (drums)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, April 29, 1975
From The Point Of Love
From The Point Of Light
Summer Solstice
Don Salvador (piano) Guilherme Franco (drums) replaces Dailey, Hart
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, May, 1975
Novo Ano
Highway

P 10098   Patrice Rushen - Before The Dawn

Oscar Brashear (trumpet) George Bohanon (trombone) Hubert Laws (flute) Hadley Caliman (reeds) Patrice Rushen (keyboards) Lee Ritenour (guitar) Tony Dumas (bass) Charles Meeks (electric bass) Harvey Mason, Kenneth Nash, Ndugu (drums, percussion) Nate Alfred, Josie James (vocals)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, August, 1975
Kickin' Back
Jubilation
What's The Story
Before The Dawn
Razzia
** part of Prestige PRCD 24207-2.

P 10099   Azar Lawrence - People Moving

Oscar Brashear, Chuck Findley (trumpet) George Bohanon (trombone) Azar Lawrence (soprano,alto,tenor saxophone) Ernie Watts (alto saxophone) Buddy Collette (tenor saxophone) Jerry Peters, Patrice Rushen, Skip Scarborough, Michael Stanton (keyboards, synthesizer, arranger) Lee Ritenour, John Rowin (guitar) Paul Jackson (electric bass) Harvey Mason (drums) Mtume, Dick Ricardo (percussion) Cheryl Barnes, Josie James, Patrice Rushen, Michael Wright (voice)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, March, 1976
Canticle For The Universe
Theme For A New Day
Kickin' Back
The Awakening
Can't Hide Love
People Moving
Gratitude

P 10100   Gene Ammons/Sonny Stitt - Together Again For The Last Time

Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Junior Mance (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
NYC, November 20, 1973
I'll Close My Eyes
Sonny Stitt (tenor saxophone) Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone -2) Junior Mance (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
NYC, November 21, 1973
1.For All We Know
2.One Of Amos
Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Sonny Stitt (tenor saxophone -2,3) Junior Mance (piano, electric piano) Sam Jones (bass) Ajaramu J. Shelton (drums) Warren Smith (percussion)
NYC, December 10, 1973
1.The More I See You
2.Saxification
3.The Window Pain