Prestige Records Catalog: 45 rpm Prestige 700, New Jazz 500, Moodsville 600, Bluesville 800 series

Prestige 700 series (7 inch 45 rpm)

PR 45-701   Illinois Jacquet - Bottoms Up / Port Of Rico

Illinois Jacquet (tenor sax) Barry Harris (piano) Ben Tucker (bass) Alan Dawson (drums)
NYC, March 26, 1968
Bottoms Up
Port Of Rico

PR 45-702   Pucho And The Latin Soul Brothers - Georgia On My Mind / Heat

Al Pazant (trumpet) Eddie Pazant (tenor sax, flute, baritone sax) William Bivens (vibes) Neal Creque (piano, organ) Jimmy Phillips (electric bass) Cecil Jackson (congas) Norberto Apellaniz (bongos) Pucho (timbales) Jackie Soul (vocals) The Soul Sisters, unidentified strings
NYC, April 23, 1968
Heat!
Georgia On My Mind

PR 45-703   Sonny Criss - Eleanor Rigby / Rockin' In Rhythm

Sonny Criss (alto sax) Eddie Green (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Alan Dawson (drums)
NYC, July 2, 1968
Eleanor Rigby
Rockin' In Rhythm

PR 45-704   Eric Kloss - Get The Money Blooz / Comin' Home Baby

Jimmy Owens (trumpet) Eric Kloss (alto, tenor sax) Cedar Walton (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Alan Dawson (drums)
NYC, July 14, 1967
Comin' Home Baby
Jimmy Owens (trumpet, flugelhorn) Eric Kloss (tenor sax) Kenny Barron (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Alan Dawson (drums)
NYC, December 22, 1967
Get The Money Blooz

PR 45-705   Trudy Pitts - Trudy 'N' Blue, Part 1&2

Trudy Pitts (organ) Wilbert Longmire (guitar) Bill Carney (drums)
"Baron's", NYC, May 24, 1968
Trudy 'N' Blue

PR 45-706   Duke Edwards And The Young Ones - Is It Too Late, Part 1&2

Richard Woodson (trombone) Bernard Moore (tenor, soprano sax, flute) J. St. Julian Brown (organ) Wayne Prue (guitar) Clayton Johnson (drums) Duke Edwards (vocals, speaker, percussion)
Montreal, QC, Canada, April 29 & 30, 1968
Is It Too Late

PR 45-707   Gene Ammons - Jungle Soul, Part 1&2

Gene Ammons (tenor sax) 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!)

PR 45-708   Illinois Jacquet - A Haunting Melody / The King

Joe Newman (trumpet) Illinois Jacquet (tenor sax, bassoon) Milt Buckner (organ, piano) Billy Butler (guitar) Al Lucas (bass, tuba) Jo Jones (drums) Montego Joe (congas, bongos)
NYC, August 20, 1968
A Haunting Melody
The King!

PR 45-709   Eddie Jefferson - Psychedelic Sally / See If You Can Get To That

Dave Burns (trumpet) James Moody (tenor sax, flute) Barry Harris (piano) Steve Davis (bass) Bill English (drums) Ed Williams (spoken introduction) Eddie Jefferson (vocals)
NYC, September 27, 1968
Psychedelic Sally
See If You Can Get To That

PR 45-710   Sonny Stitt - Candy / Lover Man

Sonny Stitt (alto, tenor sax, Varitone) Don Patterson (organ) Billy Butler (guitar) Billy James (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 23, 1968
Lover Man
Candy

PR 45-711   Oscar Peterson - Sandy's Blues, Part 1&2

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, April, 1968
Sandy's Blues

PR 45-712   Freddie McCoy - Listen Here, Part 1&2

Freddie McCoy (vibes) Joanne Brackeen (electric piano) Raymond McKinney (bass) Al Dreares (drums)
NYC, June 10, 1968
Listen Here

PR 45-713   Houston Person - Soul Dance / Snake Eyes

Houston Person (tenor sax) Billy Gardner (organ) Joe Jones (guitar) Frankie Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 18, 1968
Soul Dance!
Snake Eyes

PR 45-714   Harold Mabern - Through The Grapevine / A Few Miles From Memphis

George Coleman, Buddy Terry (tenor sax) Harold Mabern (piano) Bill Lee (bass) Walter Perkins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 11, 1968
A Few Miles From Memphis
Blue Mitchell (trumpet) George Coleman (tenor sax) Harold Mabern (piano, electric piano) Bill Lee (bass) Hugh Walker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 23, 1968
I Heard It Through The Grapevine

PR 45-715   Ella Fitzgerald - Sunshine Of Your Love / Hey Jude

Allen Smith (trumpet) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Frank De La Rosa (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Ernie Heckscher (director) Tee Carson, Bill Holman, Marty Paich, Frank De Vol (arranger)
"Fairmont Hotel", San Francisco, CA, February or March, 1969
Sunshine Of Your Love
Hey Jude

PR 45-716   Eddie Jefferson - Filthy McNasty / Mercy, Mercy, Mercy

Dave Burns (trumpet) James Moody (tenor sax, flute) Barry Harris (piano) Steve Davis (bass) Bill English (drums) Ed Williams (spoken introduction) Eddie Jefferson (vocals)
NYC, September 27, 1968
Filthy McNasty
Mercy, Mercy, Mercy

PR 45-717   Don Patterson - Oh, Happy Day, Part 1&2

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Houston Person (tenor sax) Don Patterson (organ) Pat Martino (guitar) Frankie Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 2, 1969
Oh, Happy Day

PR 45-718   Richard "Groove" Holmes - See See Rider, Part 1&2

Rusty Bryant (tenor, alto sax) Richard "Groove" Holmes (organ) Billy Butler (guitar) Herbie Lovelle (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 26, 1968
See See Rider

PR 45-719   Willis Jackson - Swivel Hips, Part 1&2

Willis Jackson (tenor sax) Jackie Ivory (piano) Bill Jennings (guitar) Ben Tucker (bass) Jerry Potter (drums) Ralph Dorsey (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 9, 1968
Swivel Hips

PR 45-720   Harold Mabern - Rakin' And Scrapin', Part 1&2

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) George Coleman (tenor sax) Harold Mabern (piano, electric piano) Bill Lee (bass) Hugh Walker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 23, 1968
Rakin' And Scrapin'

PR 45-721   Gene Ammons - Angel Eyes, Part 1&2

Gene Ammons (tenor sax) Frank Wess (tenor sax, flute) Johnny "Hammond" Smith (organ) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 17, 1960
2313Angel Eyes

PR 45-722   Brother Jack McDuff - Rock Candy / Grease Monkey

Red Holloway (tenor sax) Brother Jack McDuff (organ) George Benson (guitar) Joe Dukes (drums)
"Front Room", Newark, NJ, June 5, 1963
3923Rock Candy
Harold Vick (tenor sax, flute) Red Holloway (tenor, soprano sax) Brother Jack McDuff (organ) George Benson (guitar) Joe Dukes (drums)
"The Jazz Workshop", San Francisco, CA, October 3, 1963
Grease Monkey

PR 45-723   Richard "Groove" Holmes - Misty / What Now, My Love

Richard "Groove" Holmes (organ) Gene Edwards (guitar) Jimmie Smith (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 3, 1965
Misty
Richard "Groove" Holmes (organ) Gene Edwards (guitar) George Randall (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 7, 1966
What Now, My Love

PR 45-724   Willis Jackson - This'll Get To Ya, Part 1&2

Willis Jackson (tenor sax) Jack McDuff (organ) Bill Jennings (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Alvin Johnson (drums) Buck Clarke (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 26, 1960
2041This'll Get To Ya

PR 45-725   Johnny "Hammond" Smith - Soul Talk, Part 1&2

Rusty Bryant (tenor, alto sax, Varitone) Johnny "Hammond" Smith (organ) Wally Richardson (guitar) Bob Bushnell (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 19, 1969
Soul Talk

PR 45-726   Illinois Jacquet - The Soul Explosion, Part 1&2

Russell Jacquet, Joe Newman, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Matthew Gee (trombone) Frank Foster, Illinois Jacquet (tenor sax) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Milt Buckner (organ, piano) Wally Richardson (guitar) Al Lucas (bass, electric bass) Al Foster (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 25, 1969
The Soul Explosion

PR 45-727   Oscar Peterson - Girl Talk / On A Clear Day

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, November, 1967
On A Clear Day
Girl Talk

PR 45-728   Rusty Bryant - Zoo Boogaloo, Part 1&2

Rusty Bryant (alto sax) Sonny Phillips (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Bob Bushnell (electric bass) Herbie Lovelle (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 17, 1969
Zoo Boogaloo

PR 45-729   Gene Ammons - The Jungle Boss, Part 1&2

Gene Ammons, Prince James, Houston Person (tenor sax) Junior Mance (piano) Buster Williams (bass) Frankie Jones (drums) Candido (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 10, 1969
The Jungle Boss

PR 45-730   Houston Person - Jamilah / Goodness

Houston Person (tenor sax) Sonny Phillips (organ) Billy Butler (guitar) Bob Bushnell (electric bass) Frankie Jones (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 25, 1969
Goodness!
Jamilah

PR 45-731   Charles Earland - Black Talk, Part 1&2

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Houston Person (tenor sax) Charles Earland (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 15, 1969
Black Talk!

PR 45-732   Charles Earland - The Mighty Burner / More Today Than Yesterday

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Houston Person (tenor sax) Charles Earland (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums) Buddy Caldwell (congas): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 15, 1969
The Mighty Burner
More Today Than Yesterday

PR 45-733   Boogaloo Joe Jones - Right On / Someday We'll Be Together

Rusty Bryant (tenor, alto sax) 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
Someday We'll Be Together

PR 45-734   Gene Ammons - Son Of A Preacher Man / Didn't We

Gene Ammons (tenor sax) Sonny Phillips (organ) Billy Butler (guitar) Bob Bushnell (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 11, 1969
Didn't We
Son Of A Preacher Man

PR 45-735   Houston Person - Wadin' / For Your Love

Houston Person (tenor sax) 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'
For Your Love

PR 45-736   Charles Earland - Sing A Simple Song / Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Clayton Pruden (trombone) Jimmy Heath (tenor, soprano sax, flute) Charles Earland (organ) Maynard Parker (guitar) Jimmy Turner (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 1, 1970
Sing A Simple Song
Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head

PR 45-737   Gene Ammons - Jungle Strut / Madame Queen

Gene Ammons (tenor sax) Junior Mance (piano) Buster Williams (bass) Frankie Jones (drums) Candido (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 10, 1969
Madame Queen
Gene Ammons (tenor sax) 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

PR 45-738   Rusty Bryant - Soul Liberation / ???

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Rusty Bryant (alto, tenor sax) Charles Earland (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 15, 1970
Soul Liberation

PR 45-739   Melvin Sparks - Thank You / ???

Virgil Jones (trumpet) John Manning (tenor sax) Leon Spencer Jr. (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 14, 1970
Thank You

PR 45-740   Houston Person - The Son Of My Man / Close To You

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Houston Person (tenor sax) 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
The Son Of My Man
Close To You

PR 45-741   Charles Earland - Westbound No. 9, Part 1&2

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

PR 45-742   Gene Ammons - Jug Eyes / He's A Real Gone Guy

Gene Ammons (tenor sax) Sonny Phillips (organ) Billy Butler (guitar) Bob Bushnell (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 11, 1969
He's A Real Gone Guy
Gene Ammons (tenor sax) Harold Mabern (piano, electric piano) George Freeman (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Idris Muhammad (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 11, 1970
Jug Eyes

PR 45-743   Idris Muhammad - Express Yourself / Super Bad

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Clarence Thomas (tenor, soprano sax) 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
Super Bad
Express Yourself

PR 45-744   King Pleasure - I'm In The Mood For Love / Red Top

Merrill Stepter (trumpet) Lem Davis (alto sax) Ray Abrams (tenor sax) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Teacho Wiltshire (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Teddy Lee (drums) Blossom Dearie, King Pleasure (vocals)
NYC, February 19, 1952
330Moody's Mood For Love
Ed Lewis (trumpet) Charlie Ferguson (tenor sax) Ed Swanston (piano) Peck Morrison (bass) Herbie Lovelle (drums) Betty Carter, King Pleasure (vocals)
NYC, December 12, 1952
394Red Top

PR 45-745   Gene Ammons - The Black Cat / Something

Gene Ammons (tenor sax) Harold Mabern (piano, electric piano) George Freeman (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Idris Muhammad (drums) 9 violins (-2) Bill Fischer (arranger -2)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 11, 1970
1. F-2895The Black Cat!
2. F-2896Something

PR 45-746   Charles Earland - I Was Made To Love Her / One For Scotty

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Clifford Adams Jr. (trombone) Arthur Grant (tenor sax, flute) Charles Earland (organ) Maynard Parker (guitar) Arthur Jenkins (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1971
F-2925One For Scotty
F-2924I Was Made To Love Her

PR 45-747   Houston Person - Just My Imagination / The Houston Express

Harold "Money" Johnson, Thad Jones, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Garnett Brown, Jack Jeffers (trombone) Houston Person (tenor sax) Harold Vick (tenor sax, flute) Babe Clarke (baritone sax) 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
B-2927The Houston Express
Cecil Bridgewater (trumpet) Houston Person (tenor sax) Babe Clarke (baritone sax) 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

PR 45-748   Johnny "Hammond" Smith - I'll Be There / Smokin' Kool

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

PR 45-749   Melvin Sparks - Who's Gonna Take The Weight / Alone Together

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Grover Washington Jr. (tenor sax) 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
Virgil Jones (trumpet) Grover Washington Jr. (tenor sax) Reggie Roberts (organ) Melvin Sparks (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 8, 1971
B-2931Alone Together

PR 45-750   Rusty Bryant - Fire Eater / The Hooker

Rusty Bryant (tenor sax) Leon Spencer Jr. (organ -1) Bill Mason (organ -2) Wilbert Longmire (guitar) Idris Muhammad (drums)
NYC, February 8, 1971
1. B-2933The Hooker
2. A-2932Fire Eater

PR 45-751   Boogaloo Joe Jones - I Feel The Earth Move / Inside Job

Grover Washington Jr. (tenor sax) 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
F-2968I Feel The Earth Move
F-2969Inside Job

PR 45-752   Funk, Inc. - The Whipper, Part 1&2

Gene Baker (tenor sax) Bobby Watley (organ, vocals) Steve Weakley (guitar) Jimmy Munford (drums, vocals) Cecil Hunt (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1971
F-2970/F-2971The Whipper

PR 45-753   Gene Ammons - My Way / Chicago Breakdown

Robert Prado, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Garnett Brown (trombone) Gene Ammons, Richard Landry (tenor sax) 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
Robert Prado, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Garnett Brown (trombone) Gene Ammons, Richard Landry (tenor sax) Roland Hanna (electric piano) Ted Dunbar (guitar) Chuck Rainey (electric bass) Idris Muhammad (drums) Omar Clay (percussion) Yvonne Fletcher, Patricia Hall, Loretta Ritter, Linda Wolfe (voice) Bill Fischer (arranger, conductor)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July, 1971
F-2973Chicago Breakdown

PR 45-754   Funk, Inc. - The Thrill Is Gone / Bowlegs

Gene Baker (tenor sax) Bobby Watley (organ, vocals) Steve Weakley (guitar) Jimmy Munford (drums, vocals) Cecil Hunt (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1971
P-6014Bowlegs
P-6013The Thrill Is Gone

PR 45-755   Charles Earland - Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow / 'Cause I Love Her

Jon Faddis, Virgil Jones, Lee Morgan, Victor Paz (trumpet) Dick Griffin, Jack Jeffers (trombone) Clifford Adams (trombone -2) 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. P-6015Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow
2. P-6016'Cause I Love Her

PR 45-756   Idris Muhammad - I'm A Believer / Rhythm

Virgil Jones (trumpet) Clarence Thomas (tenor, soprano sax, flute, bells) Alan Fontaine, Melvin Sparks (guitar) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass) Idris Muhammad (drums, gong, cowbell, cabasa, autohorn) Buddy Caldwell (congas) Sakinah Muhammad (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 13, 1971
I'm A Believer
Virgil Jones (trumpet) Clarence Thomas (tenor, soprano sax, flute, bells) William Bivens (vibes) 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: Rhythm

PR 45-757   Gene Ammons - Play Me / Lady Sings The Blues

Gene Ammons (tenor sax) 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

PR 45-758   not used

PR 45-759   Funk, Inc. - Dirty Red, Part 1&2

Eugene Barr (tenor sax) Bobby Watley (organ) Steve Weakley (guitar) Gordon Edwards (electric bass) Jimmy Munford (drums) Cecil Hunt (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 1, 1972
Dirty Red

PR 45-760   Gary Bartz - Standin' On The Corner / Dr. Follow's Dance

Gary Bartz (soprano, alto sax, 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

PR 45-761   Charles Earland - Charles III / Girl You Need A Change Of Mind

Jon Faddis, Victor Paz, Joe Shepley, Richard Williams (trumpet, flugelhorn) Garnett Brown (trombone) Jack Jeffers (trombone, tuba) Billy Harper (tenor sax, alto flute) Seldon Powell (baritone sax, alto flute) Charles Earland (organ, electric piano, soprano sax, percussion) Stuart Sharf (guitar) Jack Turner (guitar, percussion) Darryl Washington (drums, percussion) Larry Killian (percussion) Joe Lee Wilson (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1972
Girl You Need A Change Of Mind
Charles III

PR 45-762   Funk, Inc. - Goodbye So Long / Just Don't Mean A Thing

Allen DeRienzo, Ollie Mitchell (trumpet) George Bohanon (trombone) Jackie Kelso (tenor, baritone sax) Eugene Barr (tenor sax, 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
Goodbye, So Long
Just Don't Mean A Thing

PR 45-763   Charles Earland - Leaving This Planet / Brown Eyes

Eddie Henderson (trumpet) Freddie Hubbard (trumpet, flugelhorn) Dave Hubbard (soprano, tenor sax, flute) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Charles Earland (organ, synthesizer, soprano sax) Patrick Gleeson (synthesizer) Eddie Arkin (guitar) Harvey Mason (drums) Larry Killian (percussion) Rudy Copeland (vocals)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, December 11, 12 & 13, 1973
Leaving This Planet
Eddie Henderson (trumpet) Freddie Hubbard (trumpet, flugelhorn) Dave Hubbard (soprano, tenor sax, flute) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Charles Earland (organ, synthesizer, soprano sax) Patrick Gleeson (synthesizer) Eddie Arkin (guitar) Harvey Mason (drums) Larry Killian (percussion)
Brown Eyes

PR 45-764   Patrice Rushen - Kickin' Back / What's The Story

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
What's The Story

PR 45-765   Bill Summers - Come Into My Life / People Know

Fred Berry (trumpet) Julian Priester (trombone) Myron Mu (French horn) Roger Glenn (flute) Jose Hernandez (alto sax) Hadley Caliman (tenor sax) Mark Soskin (electric piano) Skip Scarborough (synthesizer, piano) Ray Obiedo (guitar, electric guitar) Paul Jackson (electric bass) Charles Meeks (electric bass, vocals) Alphonse Mouzon (drums) Bill Summers (congas, bongos, percussion) Jose Lorenzo (whistle, percussion) Zak Diouf, C.K. Ladzekpo (percussion, vocals) Baba Duru, Maddy Escovedo, Sheila Escovedo (vocals)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, October, 1976
Come Into My Life
People Know

PR 45-766   Patrice Rushen - Let Your Heart Be Free / Sojourn

Patrice Rushen (piano, electric piano, synthesizer, Clavinet, electric bass, vocals) Al McKay (guitar) Charles Meeks (electric bass) James Gadson (drums) Bill Summers (percussion)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, 1976
Let Your Heart Be Free
Sojourn

New Jazz 500 series (7 inch 45 rpm)

NJ 45-501   Johnny "Hammond" Smith - Sweet Cookies / Secret Love

Johnny "Hammond" Smith (organ) Thornel Schwartz (guitar) George Tucker (bass) Leo Stevens (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 11, 1959
1850Sweet Cookies
1852Secret Love

NJ 45-502   Johnny "Hammond" Smith - All Soul / The Masquerade Is Over

Johnny "Hammond" Smith (organ) Thornel Schwartz (guitar) George Tucker (bass) Leo Stevens (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 11, 1959
1846The Masquerade Is Over
1848All Soul

NJ 45-503   Benny Golson - Yesterdays / Drum Boogie

Curtis Fuller (trombone) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Ray Bryant (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 28, 1959
1836Yesterdays
1837Drum Boogie

NJ 45-504   Lem Winchester - Down Fuzz / If I Were A Bell

Benny Golson (tenor sax -1) Lem Winchester (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 25, 1959
1. 1865Down Fuzz
2. 1866If I Were A Bell

NJ 45-505   Ray Bryant - Joy / Stocking Feet

Ray Bryant (piano)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 19, 1958
1692Joy (Blues, No. 2)
1694Stocking Feet (Blues, No. 4)

NJ 45-506   Yusef Lateef - Dopolous / Yesterdays

Lonnie Hillyer (trumpet) Yusef Lateef (tenor sax, flute, oboe) Hugh Lawson (piano) Herman Wright (bass) Frank Gant (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 16, 1959
1887Dopolous
1888Yesterdays

NJ 45-507   Oliver Nelson - Trane Whistle, Part 1&2

Oliver Nelson (tenor, alto sax) Lem Winchester (vibes) Johnny "Hammond" Smith (organ) George Tucker (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 22, 1960
2093Trane Whistle

NJ 45-508   Oliver Nelson - Screamin' The Blues, Part 1&2

Richard Williams (trumpet) Eric Dolphy (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute) Oliver Nelson (alto, tenor sax) Richard Wyands (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 27, 1960
2276Screamin' The Blues

NJ 45-509   Johnny "Hammond" Smith - I'll Remember April / That Good Feelin'

Johnny "Hammond" Smith (organ) Thornel Schwartz (guitar) George Tucker (bass) Leo Stevens (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 4, 1959
1906I'll Remember April
1909That Good Feelin'

NJ 45-510   King Curtis - Soul Meeting / All The Way

Nat Adderley (cornet) King Curtis (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Belton Evans (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 18, 1960
2473Soul Meeting
2476All The Way

NJ 45-511   no information

NJ 45-512   Ahmed Abdul-Malik - The Hustlers / La Ibkey

Tommy Turrentine (trumpet) Bilal Abdurrahman (clarinet, percussion) Eric Dixon (tenor sax) Calo Scott (cello) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass) Andrew Cyrille (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 23, 1961
3044La Ibkey
3045The Hustlers

Prestige Moodsville 600 series (7 inch 45 rpm)

MV 45-601   Sam Taylor - The Bad And The Beautiful / ???

Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Lloyd Mayers (piano) Wally Richardson (guitar) Art Davis (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 20, 1962
3415The Bad And The Beautiful

Prestige Bluesville 800 series (7 inch 45 rpm)

BV 45-801   Al Smith - Tears In My Eyes / Come On Pretty Baby

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax -1) Shirley Scott (organ) Wendell Marshall (bass) Arthur Edgehill (drums) Al Smith (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 20, 1959
1. 1858Tears In My Eyes
2. 1859Come On Pretty Baby

BV 45-802   Brownie McGhee And Sonny Terry - Let Me Be Your Little Dog / Stranger Here

Sonny Terry (harmonica, vocals) Brownie McGhee (guitar, vocals)
NYC, August 22, 1960
Let Me Be Your Little Dog
Stranger Here

BV 45-803   Willie Dixon - Nervous / Sittin' And Cryin' The Blues

Harold Ashby (tenor sax) Memphis Slim (piano) Wally Richardson (guitar) Willie Dixon (bass, vocals) Gus Johnson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 3, 1959
1929Nervous
1930Sittin' And Cryin' The Blues

BV 45-804   Mildred Anderson - Person To Person / Connections

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax) Shirley Scott (organ) George Duvivier (bass) Arthur Edgehill (drums) Mildred Anderson (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 22, 1960
1987Person To Person
1989Connections

BV 45-805   Al Smith - Night Time Is The Right Time / Pledging My Love

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax -1) Shirley Scott (organ) Wendell Marshall (bass) Arthur Edgehill (drums) Al Smith (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 20, 1959
1. 1853Night Time Is The Right Time
2. 1860Pledging My Love

BV 45-806   Lonnie Johnson - You Don't Move Me / Don't Ever Love

Hal Singer (tenor sax) Claude Hopkins (piano) Lonnie Johnson (guitar, vocals) Wendell Marshall (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 8, 1960
2058You Don't Move Me
2066Don't Ever Love

BV 45-807   Shakey Jake - My Foolish Heart / Jake's Blues

Shakey Jake (harmonica, vocals) Jack McDuff (organ) Bill Jennings (guitar)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 11, 1960
2234My Foolish Heart
2235Jake's Blues

BV 45-808   Al Smith - You're A Sweetheart / Ride On Midnight Special

King Curtis (tenor sax) Robert Banks (piano, organ) Jimmy Lee Robinson (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Al Smith (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 11, 1960
2388You're A Sweetheart
2390Ride On Midnight Special

BV 45-809   Brownie McGhee And Sonny Terry - Too Nicey Mama / Pawn Shop

Sonny Terry (harmonica, vocals) Brownie McGhee (guitar, vocals)
NYC, August 22, 1960
Pawn Shop
same session
Too Nicey Mama

BV 45-810   Roosevelt Sykes - Miss Ida B. / ???

King Curtis (tenor sax) Roosevelt Sykes (piano, vocals) Robert Banks (organ) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Belton Evans (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 14, 1960
2477/2485Miss Ida B.

BV 45-811   Sunnyland Slim - Baby How Long / It's You Baby

King Curtis (tenor sax) Sunnyland Slim (piano, vocals) Robert Banks (organ) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Belton Evans (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 15, 1960
2486/2497Baby How Long
-It's You Baby

BV 45-812   Lonnie Johnson - Memories Of You / I'll Get Along Somehow

Elmer Snowden (guitar) Lonnie Johnson (guitar, vocals) Wendell Marshall (bass)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 5, 1960
2149Memories Of You
2150I'll Get Along Somehow

BV 45-813   Lightnin' Hopkins - Got To Move Your Baby / ???

Sonny Terry (harmonica) Lightnin' Hopkins (guitar, vocals) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Belton Evans (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 26, 1960
2624Got To Move Your Baby

BV 45-814   Lightnin' Hopkins - Sail On, Little Girl, Sail On / Death Bells

Lightnin' Hopkins (guitar, vocals)
Houston, TX, July 26, 1961
Sail On, Little Girl, Sail On
Death Bells

BV 45-815   no information

BV 45-816   Sunnyland Slim - I'm Prison Bound / Shake It

King Curtis (tenor sax -2) Sunnyland Slim (piano, vocals) Robert Banks (organ) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Belton Evans (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 15, 1960
1. 2486/2497I'm Prison Bound
2. -Shake It

BV 45-817   Lightnin' Hopkins - Hard To Love A Woman / Back To New Orleans

Sonny Terry (harmonica) Lightnin' Hopkins (guitar, vocals) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Belton Evans (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 26, 1960
2629Hard To Love A Woman
Lightnin' Hopkins (guitar, vocals) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Belton Evans (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 9, 1960
2656Back To New Orleans

BV 45-818   Brownie McGhee And Sonny Terry - Beggin' And Cryin' / Freight Train

Sonny Terry (harmonica, vocals) Brownie McGhee (guitar, vocals)
NYC, August 22, 1960
Freight Train
same session
Beggin' And Cryin'

BV 45-819   Reverend Gary Davis - You Got To Move / I'm Glad I'm In That Number

Reverend Gary Davis (guitar, vocals)
Memphis, TN, August 10, 1961
You Got To Move
I'm Glad I'm In That Number

BV 45-820   Lightnin' Hopkins - Happy Blues For John Glenn, Part 1&2

Buster Pickens (piano) Lightnin' Hopkins (guitar, vocals) Donald Cooks (bass) Spider Kilpatrick (drums)
Houston, TX, February 20, 1962
Happy Blues For John Glenn

BV 45-821   Lightnin' Hopkins - The Walkin' Blues / Last Night Blues

Sonny Terry (harmonica) Lightnin' Hopkins (guitar, vocals) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Belton Evans (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 26, 1960
2627Last Night Blues
Lightnin' Hopkins (guitar, vocals) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Belton Evans (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 9, 1960
2655The Walkin' Blues

BV 45-822   Lightnin' Hopkins - Sinner's Prayer / Angel Child

Buster Pickens (piano) Lightnin' Hopkins (guitar, vocals) Donald Cooks (bass) Spider Kilpatrick (drums)
Houston, TX, February 20, 1962
Sinner's Prayer
Angel Child

BV 45-823   Lightnin' Hopkins - Business You're Doin' / Wake Up Old Lady

Lightnin' Hopkins (guitar, vocals) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Herbie Lovelle (drums)
NYC, June 4, 1963
Business You're Doin'
Wake Up Old Lady

BV 45-824   Lightnin' Hopkins - Goin' Away / You Better Stop Here

Lightnin' Hopkins (guitar, vocals) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Herbie Lovelle (drums): same session
NYC, June 4, 1963
Goin' Away
You Better Stop Here

BV 45-825   Lightnin' Hopkins - My Baby Don't Stand No Cheating / Katie Mae

Lightnin' Hopkins (guitar, vocals) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Belton Evans (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 9, 1960
2657Katie Mae
Billy Bizor (harmonica, vocals) Lightnin' Hopkins (guitar, vocals) Spider Kilpatrick (drums)
Houston, TX, February 17, 1962
My Baby Don't Stand No Cheating

BV 45-826   Homesick James - Crawlin' / The Woman I'm Lovin'

Lafayette Leake (piano) Homesick James Williamson (guitar, vocals) Lee Jackson (electric bass) Clifton James (drums)
Chicago, IL, January 7, 1964
Crawlin'
The Woman I'm Lovin'

BV 45-827   Billy Boy Arnold - You're My Girl / School Time

Billy Boy Arnold (harmonica, vocals) Lafayette Leake (piano) Mighty Joe Young (guitar) Lee Jackson (electric bass) Junior Blackman (drums)
Chicago, IL, December 30, 1963
You're My Girl
School Time