Ray Bryant Catalog

1949 (age 18)

Tiny Grimes And His Rocking Highlanders, Vol. 1  (Collectables COCD 5304)

Danny Turner (alto saxophone) Red Prysock (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Tiny Grimes (guitar) Laverne Baker (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums) J.B. Summers (vocals)
Philadelphia, PA, August 30, 1949
Hey Now
Drinkin' Beer
My Baby Left Me
Hey Mr. J.B.

1955 (age 24)

Toots Thielemans - The Sound  (Columbia CL 658)

Toots Thielemans (harmonica) Ray Bryant (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Bill Clark (drums)
NYC, January 26 & 27, 1955
Don't Be That Way
Scotch On The Rocks
Diga Diga Doo
Sonny Boy

Meet Betty Carter And Ray Bryant  (Epic LN 3202)

Jerome Richardson (flute -6/8) Ray Bryant (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Jo Jones (drums) Betty Carter (vocals -3/8)
NYC, May 13 & 16, 1955
1. CO53423Snaking Around
2. CO53424Old Devil Moon
3.Moonlight In Vermont
4.Thou Swell
5.Gone With The Wind
6.I Could Write A Book
7.The Way You Look Tonight
8.Can't We Be Friends
Ray Bryant (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, June 1, 1955
CO53704No Moon At All
CO53705What Is This Thing Called Love
CO53706Willow Weep For Me
same personnel
NYC, July 1, 1955
CO53707Threesome

Hank Jones/Conte Candoli/Milt Hinton/Sahib Shihab/Ronnie Bright/Barry Galbraith/Jimmy Cleveland/Gene Quill/Ray Bryant/Osie Johnson - After Hours Jazz  (Epic LN 3339)

Ray Bryant (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Jo Jones (drums): same session
NYC, July 1, 1955
CO53708Bryant's Folly
** also issued on Fontana (E) TFL 5008.

Miles Davis And Milt Jackson Quintet/Sextet  (Prestige PRLP 7034)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone -1,3) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Ray Bryant (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 5, 1955
1. 781Dr. Jackle (Dr. Jekyll)
2. 782Bitty Ditty
3. 783Minor March
4. 784Blues Changes
** also issued on Prestige PR 7540 entitled "Odyssey". Original Jazz Classics OJC 012, OJCCD 012-2.

Sonny Rollins - Worktime  (Prestige PRLP 7020)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 2, 1955
826There's No Business Like Show Business
827Paradox
828Raincheck
829There Are Such Things
830It's Alright With Me
** also issued on Prestige PRLP 7246; Original Jazz Classics OJC 007, OJCCD 007-2. Prestige PR 7750 entitled "Worktime!".

1956

Ray Bryant Trio  (Epic LN 3279)

Ray Bryant (piano) Wyatt Reuther (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, April 3, 1956
CO55728Off Shore
CO55730Cry Me A River
CO55731Philadelphia Bound
CO55732Goodbye
Ray Bryant (piano) Wyatt Reuther (bass) Jo Jones (drums) Candido (percussion -2,3)
NYC, May 3, 1956
1. CO55907You're My Thrill
2. CO55908Cubano Chant
3. CO55909A Night In Tunisia
4. CO55910In A Mellow Tone
5. CO55911The Breeze And I
Ray Bryant (piano) Wyatt Reuther (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, May 11, 1956
CO55797Pawn Ticket
CO55798It's A Pity To Say Goodbye
CO55799Well, You Needn't

Joe Carroll  (Epic LN 3272)

Jimmy Oliver (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Jimmy Rowser (bass) Charlie Blackwell (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals)
NYC, April 6, 1956
CO55750Route 66
CO55751Qu'est-Ce-Que-Ce
CO55752Oo-Shoo-Be-Do-Be
CO55753One Is Never Too Old To Swing
Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Seldon Powell (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals)
NYC, May 1, 1956
CO55896It Don't Mean A Thing
CO55897Lady Be Good
CO55898School Days
CO55899Honeysuckle Rose

Max Roach + 4  (EmArcy MG 36098)

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, September 17, 1956
13768Mr. X
13769Body And Soul
13770-4Just One Of Those Things
same personnel
NYC, September 19, 1956
13764-6Ezz-Thetic
13766Woody'n You
13767Dr. Free-Zee
** originally intended as EmArcy SR 80001.
** also issued on EmArcy (J) 195J-39 entitled "Max Roach + 4 & More".

Max Roach - Jazz In 3/4 Time  (EmArcy MG 36108)

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums): same session
NYC, September 19, 1956
13765The Most Beautiful Girl In The World
** also issued on Mercury MG 20538.

Kenny Dorham 1953, 1956, 1964  (Royal Jazz (D) RJD 515)

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums): same personnel
broadcast, "Bandstand USA", "Cafe Bohemia", NYC, October 10, 1956
Valse Hot
I Get A Kick Out Of You

Ray Bryant - The Music Of Cole Porter: Jazz Rhythm Series, Vol. 5  (Music Minus One MMO 5)

Ray Bryant (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
NYC, 1956
Let's Do It
Night And Day
Anything Goes
Love For Sale
You're The Top
Begin The Beguine
I Get A Kick Out Of You
You Do Something To Me

1957

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Drum Suite  (Columbia CL 1002)

Ray Bryant (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass, cello) Art Blakey, Jo Jones (drums) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums, timpani, gong) Candido, "Sabu" Martinez (bongos)
NYC, February 22, 1957
CO57063Oscalypso
CO57065Cubano Chant
** also issued on Columbia/Legacy CK 93637.

Art Taylor - Taylor's Wailers  (Prestige PRLP 7117)

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 25, 1957
1106Exhibit A
1107Cubano Chant
1108Well, You Needn't
1109Batland
1110Off Minor
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 094, OJCCD 094-2.
** part of Prestige PR 7342.

Carmen McRae - After Glow  (Decca DL 8583)

Ray Bryant (piano) Ike Isaacs (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums) Carmen McRae (vocals)
NYC, March 6, 1957
Guess Who I Saw Today
My Funny Valentine
I'm Through With Love
Nice Work If You Can Get It
East Of The Sun
All My Life
Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
Dream Of Life

Art Blakey - Orgy In Rhythm, Vol. 1  (Blue Note BLP 1554)

Herbie Mann (flute) Ray Bryant (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Jo Jones, Art Taylor, Charles "Specs" Wright (drums) Art Blakey (drums, vocals) Carlos "Patato" Valdes, Jose Valiente (congas) "Sabu" Martinez (bongos, timbales, vocals) Ubaldo Nieto (timbales) Evilio Quntero (concerro, maracas, tee log)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, March 7, 1957
tk.1Toffi
tk.6Ya Ya
tk.11Buhaina Chant
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81554, CDP 7 89390 2.

Art Blakey - Orgy In Rhythm, Vol. 2  (Blue Note BLP 1555)

Herbie Mann (flute) Ray Bryant (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Jo Jones, Art Taylor, Charles "Specs" Wright (drums) Art Blakey (drums, vocals) Carlos "Patato" Valdes, Jose Valiente (congas) "Sabu" Martinez (bongos, timbales, vocals) Ubaldo Nieto (timbales) Evilio Quntero (concerro, maracas, tee log): same session
Manhattan Towers, NYC, March 7, 1957
tk.5Elephant Walk
tk.9Abdullah's Delight
tk.12Come Out Meet Me Tonight
tk.13Amuck
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81555.

Ray Bryant Trio  (Prestige PRLP 7098)

Ray Bryant (piano) Ike Isaacs (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 5, 1957
1176Django
1177Splittin'
1178Daahoud
1179Sonar
1180The Thrill Is Gone
1181Golden Earrings
1182Angel Eyes
1183Blues Changes
** also issued on New Jazz NJLP 8227; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 793-2.
** part of Prestige PR 24038.

Cliff Jordan  (Blue Note BLP 1565)

Lee Morgan (trumpet -1,4,5) Curtis Fuller (trombone -1/4) John Jenkins (alto saxophone) Clifford Jordan (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 2, 1957
1. tk.4St. Johns
2. tk.5Not Guilty
3. tk.6Blue Shoes
4. tk.8Beyond The Blue Horizon
5. tk.9Ju-Ba

Carmen McRae - Mad About The Man  (Decca DL 8662)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Ray Bryant (piano) Ike Isaacs (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums) Carmen McRae (vocals) unidentified orchestra
NYC, June 18-20, 1957
Zingeuner
I'll See You Again
Someday I'll Find You
I'll Follow My Secret Heart
If Love Were All
Mad About The Boy
World Wealy
A Room With A View
I Can't Do Anything At All
Never Again
Poor Little Rich Girl
Who Does Love Get In The Way

The Coleman Hawkins, Roy Eldridge, Pete Brown, Jo Jones All Stars At Newport  (Verve MGV 8240)

Roy Eldridge (trumpet -1,3,4, drums -5) Pete Brown (alto saxophone -1,2,4,5) Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone -1,4,5) Ray Bryant (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, evening, July 5, 1957
1.I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
2.Day By Day
3.Embraceable You
4.Moonglow
5.Sweet Georgia Brown
** also issued on Verve V6 8829 entitled "Coleman Hawkins/Roy Eldridge - The Newport Years, Vol. 4".

Lee Morgan - City Lights  (Blue Note BLP 1575)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) George Coleman (tenor, alto saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 25, 1957
tk.1Just By Myself
tk.4City Lights
tk.6Tempo De Waltz
tk.9You're Mine, You
tk.10Kin Folks
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81575.
** part of Mosaic MR6-162, MD4-162.

Dizzy Gillespie - Duets  (Verve MGV 8260)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone -3,4) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone -1,2) Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
NYC, December 11, 1957
1. 21845-2 | 62VK451Wheatleigh Hall
2. 21846Sumphin'
3. 21847-1Con Alma
4. 21848-14Haute Mon'
** part of Verve VE2 2505.

Dizzy Gillespie - The Greatest Trumpet Of Them All  (Verve MGV 8352)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Henry Coker (trombone) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone, arranger) Benny Golson (tenor saxophone, arranger) Pee Wee Moore (baritone saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
NYC, December 17, 1957
21849Blues After Dark
21850Sea Breeze
21851Out Of The Past
21852Shabozz
21853Reminiscing
21854A Night At Toni's
21855Smoke Signals
21856Just By Myself
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6117.

Dizzy Gillespie/Sonny Stitt/Sonny Rollins - Sonny Side Up  (Verve MGV 8262)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
NYC, December 19, 1957
21857 | 62VK497The Eternal Triangle
21857AOn The Sunny Side Of The Street
21857B | 62VK498After Hours
21857C | 63VK627I Know That You Know
** part of Verve VE2 2505.

1958

Budd Johnson - Blues A La Mode  (Felsted (E) FAJ 7007)

Budd Johnson, Charlie Shavers (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Joe Benjamin (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, February 14, 1958
Leave Room In Your Heart For Me
A La Mode
Blues By Five

Tiny Grimes/Coleman Hawkins - Blues Groove  (Prestige PRLP 7138)

Musa Kaleem (flute -1/4) Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Tiny Grimes (guitar) Earl Womack (bass) Teagle Fleming Jr. (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 28, 1958
1. 1470Soul Station
2. 1471Blues Wail
3. 1472A Smooth One
4. 1473April In Paris
5. 1474Marchin' Along
** also issued on Swingville SVLP 2035 entitled "Coleman Hawkins - Blues Groove". Prestige PR 7753; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 817-2.

Tiny Grimes/Coleman Hawkins - Blues Groove  (Prestige PR 7753)

Musa Kaleem (flute) Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Tiny Grimes (guitar) Earl Womack (bass) Teagle Fleming Jr. (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 28, 1958
1475Tiny Bean
** reissue of Prestige PRLP 7138 + 1 bonus track.

Various Artists - Monday Night At Birdland  (Roulette R 52015)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Billy Root (tenor, baritone saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, April 21, 1958
Walkin'
All The Things You Are
Bags' Groove
There Will Never Be Another You
** also issued on Roulette SR 52015.

Various Artists - Another Monday Night At Birdland  (Roulette R 52022)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone -2/4) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Billy Root (tenor, baritone saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, April 21, 1958
1.It's You Or No One
2.Jamph
3.Nutville
4.Wee
** also issued on Roulette SR 52022.

Jo Jones Plus Two  (Vanguard VRS 8525)

Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, April 30, 1958
Splittin'
Cubano Chant
Spider Kelly's Blues
Satin Doll
Sweet Lorraine
Bicycle For Two
Ol' Man River
Sometimes I'm Happy
Little Susie

Various Artists - Guitar Soul  (Status ST 8318)

J.C. Higginbotham (trombone) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Tiny Grimes (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 18, 1958
1549Dood I Did
1550Lost Weekend

Tiny Grimes/J.C. Higginbotham - Callin' The Blues  (Prestige PRLP 7144)

J.C. Higginbotham (trombone) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Tiny Grimes (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) Osie Johnson (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 18, 1958
1551Grimes Times
1552Air Mail Special
1553Callin' The Blues
1554Blue Tiny
** also issued on Swingville SVLP 2004 entitled "Tiny Grimes - Callin' The Blues". Original Jazz Classics OJC 191, OJCCD 191-2.

Mae Barnes With Buck Clayton  (Vanguard VRS 9036)

Buck Clayton (trumpet) Ray Bryant (piano) Aaron Bell (bass) Jo Jones (drums) Mae Barnes (vocals)
NYC, August 26, 1958
Blues In My Heart
They Raided The Joint
Old Man River
Somebody's Wrong
Up On A Mountain
I Don't Want To Cry Anymore
Willow Weep For Me

The Prestige Blues-Swingers - Outskirts Of Town  (Prestige PRLP 7145)

Art Farmer, Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) George "Buster" Cooper (trombone) Jerome Richardson (alto saxophone, flute) Jimmy Forrest (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Tiny Grimes (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Jerry Valentine (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 29, 1958
1571Sent For You Yesterday
1572Blue Flute
1573I'm Gonna Move To The Outskirts Of Town
1574I Wanna Blow, Blow, Blow
1575Jelly Jelly
1576Blues A-Swingin'
** also issued on Prestige PR 7787; Original Jazz Classics OJC 1717, OJCCD 1717-2.

Coleman Hawkins - Soul  (Prestige PRLP 7149)

Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 7, 1958
1641I Hadn't Anyone Till You
1642Greensleeves
1643Groovin'
1644Sunday Mornin'
1645Until The Real Thing Comes Along
1646Sweetnin'
1647Soul Blues
** also issued on Swingville SVLP 2038; Original Jazz Classics OJC 096, OJCCD 096-2.

Art Blakey - Holiday For Skins, Vol. 1  (Blue Note BLP 4004)

Donald Byrd (trumpet -2,3) Ray Bryant (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Art Taylor (drums) Art Blakey (drums, chant) Philly Joe Jones (drums, chant, vocals) Ray Barretto, Victor Gonzales, Julio Martinez, "Sabu" Martinez, Chonguito Vincente (bongos, congas) Fred Pagani (timbales) Andy Delannoy (maracas) Austin Cromer, Hal Rasheed (chant)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, November 9, 1958
1. tk.2Aghano
2. tk.3The Feast
3. tk.7Mirage
4. tk.13Lamento Africano
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84004.

Art Blakey - Holiday For Skins, Vol. 2  (Blue Note BLP 4005)

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Ray Bryant (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Art Taylor (drums) Art Blakey (drums, chant) Philly Joe Jones (drums, chant, vocals) Ray Barretto, Victor Gonzales, Julio Martinez, "Sabu" Martinez, Chonguito Vincente (bongos, congas) Fred Pagani (timbales) Andy Delannoy (maracas) Austin Cromer, Hal Rasheed (chant)
Manhattan Towers, NYC, November 9, 1958
tk.4Reflection
tk.8Swingin' Kilts
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84005.

Benny Golson And The Philadelphians  (United Artists UAL 4020)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Benny Golson (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Nola's Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, November 17, 1958
You're Not The Kind
Blues On My Mind
Stablemates
Thursday's Theme
Afternoon In Paris
Calgary
** also issued on United Artists UAS 5020, UAL 4076, UAS 5076; Blue Note 7243 4 94104 2 8. Swing (F) SW 8418 entitled "Benny Golson With Roger Guerin/Bobby Timmons/Lee Morgan/Ray Bryant/Philly Joe Jones - Recorded In Paris And New York 1958".

Ray Bryant - Alone With The Blues  (New Jazz NJLP 8213)

Ray Bryant (piano)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 19, 1958
1688Me And The Blues (Blues, No. 1)
1689Rockin' Chair
1691Lover Man
1692Joy (Blues, No. 2)
1693Blues, No. 3
1694Stocking Feet (Blues, No. 4)
1695My Blues (Blues, No. 5)
** also issued on Prestige PR 7837; Original Jazz Classics OJC 249, OJCCD 249-2.
** part of Prestige PR 24038.

Charlie Shavers - Charlie Digs Paree  (MGM E 3765)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Ray Bryant (piano) Aaron Bell (bass) Oliver Johnson (drums)
NYC, 1958-1959
C'est Si Bon
Domino
The Last Time I Saw Paris
Pigalle
The Song From "Moulin Rouge"
Darling, Je Vous Aime Beaucoup
Petite Fleur
My Man
I Kiss Your Hand, Madame
Comme Ci, Comme Ca
I Love Paris

Aaron Bell - Music From "Peter Gunn"  (Lion L 70112)

Seldon Powell (tenor saxophone, flute) Eddie Costa (vibraphone) Ray Bryant (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Aaron Bell (bass) Osie Johnson or Elvin Jones (drums)
probably NYC, 1958
Peter Gunn
The Floater
Brief And Breezy
Brothers Go To Mothers
Fallout
Sorta Blue
Dreamsville
A Profound Gass
Soft Sounds
Session At Pete's Pad
** also issued on Lion SL 70112.

1959

Dodo Greene - Ain't What You Do  (Time T/70001)

Burt Collins (trumpet) Slide Hampton (trombone) Jay Cameron, Richard Henry (reeds) Bob Newman (reeds -3,5,6,10/12) Ray Bryant (piano) George Tucker (bass) Frank Dunlop (drums -1,2,4,7/9) Kenny Dennis (drums -3,5,6,10/12) Dodo Greene (vocals)
NYC, January, 1959
1.Ain't What You Do
2.Manhattan
3.Baby, Won't You Please Come Home
4.Is You Is Or Is You Ain't My Baby
5.Don't Cry Baby
6.I'm Falling For You
7.Black Coffee
8.Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall
9.It's A Pity To Slay Goodnight
10.Breeze
11.Till Then
12.My Heart Isn't In It

The Prestige Blues-Swingers - Stasch  (Swingville SVLP 2013)

Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Jerome Richardson (alto saxophone, flute) Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Walter Bolden (drums) Jerry Valentine (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 5, 1959
1708Stasch
1709Since I Fell For You
1710Roll 'Em
1711Trust In Me
1712Skrouk
1713My Babe

Hal Singer - Blue Stompin'  (Prestige PRLP 7153)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Hal Singer (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 20, 1959
1724The Blast Off
1725Windy
1726Midnight
1727With A Song In My Heart
1728Fancy Pants
1729Blue Stompin'
** also issued on Swingville SVLP 2023; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 834-2.

Ray Bryant - Madison Time  (Columbia CL 1476)

Harry Edison (trumpet) Urbie Green (trombone) Buddy Tate (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Billy English (drums)
NYC, March 16, 1959
CO64398Madison Time I
CO64399Madison Time II
Harry Edison (trumpet) Benny Morton (trombone) Buddy Tate (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Jimmy Griffin (drums)
NYC, March 27, 1960
CO64760Your Buddy
CO64761Centerpiece
CO64762The Hucklebuck
Harry Edison (trumpet) Al Grey (trombone) Buddy Tate (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Dave Pochonet (drums)
NYC, July 12, 1960
CO64763Split It I
CO64764Split It II
CO64765Hit It I
CO64766Hit It II
** also issued on Columbia CS 8267.

Jo Jones Trio  (Everest LPBR 5023)

Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass -1/10,12) Jo Jones (drums, talking -1/10,12)
NYC, March, 1959
1.Little Susie
2.My Blue Heaven
3.I Got Rhythm, Part 1
4.I Got Rhythm, Part 2
5.Jive At Five
6.Sweet Georgia Brown
7.Embraceable You
8.Bebop Irishman
9.When Your Lover Has Gone
10.Close Your Eyes
11.Greensleeves
12.Philadelphia Bound

Coleman Hawkins - Hawk Eyes  (Prestige PRLP 7156)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet -1,2,4,5) Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Tiny Grimes (guitar -1,2,4,5) George Duvivier (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 3, 1959
1. 1744Stealin' The Bean
2. 1745Through For The Night
3. 1746La Rosita
4. 1747Hawk Eyes
5. 1748C'mon In
** also issued on Swingville SVLP 2039; Original Jazz Classics OJC 294, OJCCD 294-2. Prestige PR 7857 entitled "Hawk Eyes!".

Arnett Cobb - Party Time  (Prestige PRLP 7165)

Arnett Cobb (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Art Taylor (drums) Ray Barretto (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 14, 1959
1780Cocktails For Two
1781Flying Home
1782When My Dreamboat Comes Home
1783Lonesome Road
1784Blues In The Closet
1785Party Time
1786Slow Poke
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 219, OJCCD 219-2.

Jimmy Rushing - Rushing Lullabies  (Columbia CL 1401)

Buddy Tate (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Sir Charles Thompson (organ) Skeeter Best (guitar) Gene Ramey (bass) Jo Jones (drums) Jimmy Rushing (vocals)
NYC, June 11, 1959
CO63491'Deed I Do
CO63492Pink Champagne
CO63493Three Long Years
CO63494I Cried For You
same personnel
NYC, June 17, 1959
CO62522Good Rockin' Tonight
CO62523Did You Ever
CO62524Say You Don't Mean It
CO62525I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
same personnel
NYC, June 19, 1959
CO62544One Evening
CO62545Russian Lullaby
CO62548You Can't Run Around
** also issued on Columbia CS 8196.

Benny Golson - Gone With Golson  (New Jazz NJLP 8235)

Curtis Fuller (trombone) Benny Golson (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 20, 1959
1802Staccato Swing
1803Autumn Leaves
1804Blues After Dark
1805Soul Me
1807Jam For Bobbie
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1850-2.

Various Artists - 25 Years Of Prestige  (Prestige PR 24046)

Curtis Fuller (trombone) Benny Golson (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Al Harewood (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 20, 1959
1806A Bit Of Heaven

Tiny Grimes - Tiny In Swingville  (Swingville SVLP 2002)

Jerome Richardson (tenor, baritone saxophone, flute) Ray Bryant (piano) Tiny Grimes (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 13, 1959
1819Ain't Misbehavin'
1820Down With It
1821Durn Tootin'
1822Annie Laurie
1823Home Sick
1824Frankie And Johnny
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1796-2.

Benny Golson - Groovin' With Golson  (New Jazz NJLP 8220)

Curtis Fuller (trombone) Benny Golson (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 28, 1959
1833My Blues House
1834I Didn't Know What Time It Was
1835The Stroller
1836Yesterdays
1837Drum Boogie
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 226, OJCCD 226-2.

Ray Bryant Plays  (Fresh Sound (Sp) FSR 529-B)

Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Oliver Jackson (drums)
NYC, September 21, 1959
10670Little Susie, Part 2
10671Little Susie, Part 4

The Complete Mercury Max Roach Plus Four Sessions  (Mosaic MD7-201)

Tommy Turrentine (trumpet -5,6,12,13) Julian Priester (trombone -3,4,7,12,13) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone -8/10,12,13) Ray Bryant (piano) Bob Boswell (bass) Max Roach (drums) Abbey Lincoln (vocals -12,13)
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, October 9 & 10, 1959
1. 19315-1Speak Low
2. 19315-3-
3. 19316-1Never Let Me Go
4. 19316-2-
5. 19317-2Come Rain Or Come Shine
6. 19317-5-
7. 19320-3Wild Is The Wind
8. 19321-2You're Mine, You
9. 19321-5-
10. 19321-6-
11. 19322-1You're My Thrill
12. 19323-2I Concentrate On You
13. 19324-4Never Leave Me

Max Roach - Moon Faced And Starry Eyed  (Mercury MG 20539)

Tommy Turrentine (trumpet -3,8,9) Julian Priester (trombone -2,6,8,9) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone -4,7/9) Ray Bryant (piano) Bob Boswell (bass) Max Roach (drums) Abbey Lincoln (vocals -8,9)
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, October 9 & 10, 1959
1. 19315-2Speak Low
2. 19316-7Never Let Me Go
3. 19317-7Come Rain Or Come Shine
4. 19318-2Namely You
5. 19319-4Moon Faced, Starry Eyed
6. 19320-4Wild Is The Wind
7. 19321-4You're Mine, You
8. 19323-4I Concentrate On You
9. 19324-6Never Leave Me
** also issued on Mercury SR 60215.

Charlie Shavers - Girl Of My Dreams  (Everest LPBR 5070)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Leroy Burnes (drums)
NYC, October 10, 1959
Girl Of My Dreams
Out Of Nowhere
Bye Bye Blackbird
Pennies From Heaven
September In The Rain
What Can I Say
Lover
Dream
Frenesi
Let's Fall In Love

Ray Bryant Plays  (Signature LP 6008)

Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Oliver Jackson (drums)
NYC, October 29, 1959
10722Doodlin'
10723Wheatleigh Hall
10724Delaunay's Dilemma
10725Now's The Time
same personnel
NYC, November 5, 1959
10737Blue Monk
10738Walkin'
10739Misty
10740Whisper Not
same personnel
NYC, November 6, 1959
10741A Hundred Dreams From Now
10742Sneaking Around
10743Bags' Groove
10744Take The "A" Train

Meet Oliver Nelson  (New Jazz NJLP 8224)

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Oliver Nelson (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 30, 1959
1897Jams And Jellies
1898Ostinato
1899Passion Flower
1900Booze Baby Blues
1901Don't Stand Up
1902What's New
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 227, OJCCD 227-2.

Ray Bryant - Little Susie  (Columbia CL 1449)

Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Oliver Jackson (drums)
NYC, December 10, 1959
CO64493Little Susie, Part 3&4
CO64494Misty
CO64495By Myself
CO64496Blues For Norine
Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Eddie Locke (drums)
NYC, January 19, 1960
CO64645Moon Faced Starry Eyes
CO64646So In Love
CO64647Willow Weep For Me
CO64648If I Can Just Make It
CO64650Big Buddy
CO64651Greensleeves
** also issued on Columbia CS 8244.

Toots Thielemans - The Soul Of Toots  (Signature LP 6006)

Toots Thielemans (harmonica, guitar) Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Oliver Jackson (drums)
NYC, 1959
You Are My Sunshine
Nuages (It's The Bluest Kind Of Blues My Baby Sings)
Five O'Clock Whistle
Soul
Lonesome Road
Misty
Confirmation
Les Enfants S'ennuient Le Dimanche
Brother John

Aaron Bell - Music From "Victory At Sea"  (Lion L 70113)

Seldon Powell (tenor saxophone, flute) Eddie Costa (vibraphone) Ray Bryant (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Aaron Bell (bass) unknown (drums)
probably NYC, 1959
Victory At Sea
Quadalcanal March
Song Of The High Seas
Beneath The Southern Cross
(rest unknown titles)
** also issued on Lion SL 70113.

1960

Charlie Shavers - Charlie Digs Dixie  (MGM E 3809)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet -1,2,4/12, vocals -3) Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Oliver Jackson (drums)
NYC, February, 1960
1.Beale Street Blues
2.St. Louis Blues
3.Daddy's Got The Gleeks
4.Royal Garden Blues
5.Jazz Me Blues
6.Alexander's Ragtime Band
7.When The Saints Go Marching In
8.If I Could Be With You
9.Muscrat Ramble
10.Margie
11.Basin Street Blues
12.At The Jazz Band Ball

Charlie Shavers - Here Comes Charlie  (Everest LPBR 5108)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Ray Bryant (piano) Aaron Bell (bass) Roy Burns (drums)
NYC, July, 1960
19395All Of Me
19396Taboo
19397Loch Lomond
19398I Want A Little Girl
19399What Is This Thing Called Love
19400You've Changed
19401All Of You
19402It's All Right With Me
19403On The Alamo
19404Undecided
19405Makin' Whoopee
19406Russian Lullaby
** originally intended as Mercury MG 20562, SR 60222.
** also issued on Everest SDBR 1108.

Aretha Franklin  (Columbia CL 1612)

Tyree Glenn (trombone) Ray Bryant (piano) Skeeter Best, Chauncey "Lord" Westbrook (guitar) Bill Lee (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Aretha Franklin (vocals)
NYC, August 1, 1960
CO65106Right Now
CO65107Today I Sing The Blues
CO65108Love Is The Only Thing
CO65109Over The Rainbow
Quentin Jackson (trombone) Al Sears (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Chauncey "Lord" Westbrook (guitar) Bill Lee (bass) Sticks Evans (drums) Aretha Franklin (vocals)
NYC, November 17, 1960
CO65651By Myself
CO65652Won't Be Long
CO65653All Night Long
Warren Lucky (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Chauncey "Lord" Westbrook (guitar) Bill Lee (bass) Belton Evans (drums) Aretha Franklin (vocals)
NYC, December 19, 1960
CO65724It Ain't Necessarily So
CO65725Sweet Lover
** also issued on Columbia CS 8412.

Charlie Shavers - Like Charlie  (Everest LPBR 5127)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Oliver Jackson (drums)
NYC, October-November, 1960
Soon
The Best Things In Life Are Free
Taking A Chance On Love
In A Little Spanish Town
You're My Everything
My Old Kentucky Home
Carioca
In The Still Of The Night
I'm A Fool To Love You
Blues For Choo Loos
I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles
Don't Be Late

Ray Bryant - Con Alma  (Columbia CL 1633)

Ray Bryant (piano) Arthur Harper (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
NYC, November 25, 1960
CO65671Milestones
Ray Bryant (piano) Bill Lee (bass -1/3,5/7) Mickey Roker (drums -1/3,5/7)
NYC, January 26, 1961
1. CO65942'Round Midnight
2. CO65943Con Alma
3. CO65944Cubano Chant
4. CO65945Ill Wind
5. CO65946Nuts And Bolts
6. CO65947C Jam Blues
7. CO65948Autumn Leaves
** also issued on Columbia CS 8433.

Ray Bryant - Dancing The Big Twist  (Columbia CL 1746)

Harry Edison (trumpet) Ben Richardson (alto, baritone saxophone) Buddy Tate (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Bill Lee (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
NYC, December 27, 1960
CO65744Fast Twist
Pat Jenkins, Joe Newman (trumpet) Matthew Gee (trombone) Buddy Tate (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Jimmy Rowser (bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Don Covay (vocals -5)
NYC, October 23, 1961
1. CO68639Big Susie, Part 1
2. CO68640Big Susie, Part 2
3. CO68641Do That Twist, Part 1
4. CO68642Do That Twist, Part 2
5. CO68643Just A Little Bit Of Twist
Pat Jenkins, Joe Newman (trumpet) Matthew Gee (trombone) Buddy Tate (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Jimmy Rowser (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
NYC, October 26, 1961
CO68663Mo-Lasses
CO68665Twist On
CO68666Twist City, Part 1
CO68667Twist City, Part 2
CO68669Twistin' On A Cat's Paw
** also issued on Columbia CS 8546.

Aaron Bell - Music From "77 Sunset Strip"  (Lion L 70116)

Seldon Powell (tenor saxophone, flute) Eddie Costa (vibraphone) Ray Bryant (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Aaron Bell (bass) Oliver Jackson (drums)
probably NYC, 1960
77 Sunset Strip
77 Sunset Strip Jazz
77 Sunset Strip Blues
Stu Bailey's Blues
Kookie's Kaper
Caper At The Coffee House
Swingin' On The Strip
** also issued on Lion SL 70116.

1961 (age 30)

Charlie Shavers - Swinging With Charlie  (Sesac N-4703/4704)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Oliver Jackson (drums)
NYC, 1961
Deep River
Coffee Break
Petals Of Roses
Kiss Me Again
Angie
Kingdom Coming
Golden Slippers
Why Not
Molly Malone
Sweet And Simple
Charlie Is My Darling
Saw Mill Road

1962

Roy Eldridge/Bud Freeman/Elmer Snowden - Saturday Night Fish Fry  (Fontana (F) 683 909 ZL)

Roy Eldridge (trumpet, vocals) Bud Freeman (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Elmer Snowden (guitar, banjo) Tommy Bryant (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, February 1 & 2, 1962
One For The Money
Loveless Love
Saturday Night Fish Fry
School Days
Basin Street Blues
My Blue Heaven
** also issued on Fontana (F) 883 909 ZY.

Joe Carroll - Man With A Happy Sound  (Charlie Parker PLP 802)

Connie Lester (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Specs Williams (organ) Grant Green (guitar) Lee Ausley (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals)
NYC, February 12, 1962
Get Your Kicks On Route 66
Oh, Lady Be Good
Don't Mess Around With My Love
Wha Wha Blues
Oo-Shoo-Be-Doo-Be
Honeysuckle Rose
I Got Rhythm
Bluest Blues
Have You Got A Penny Benny
New School Days
On The Sunny Side Of The Street
The Land Of Ooh Bla Dee

Ray Bryant - Hollywood Jazz Beat  (Columbia CL 1867)

Ray Bryant (piano) unidentified orchestra, Richard Wess (conductor)
Hollywood, CA, March 27, 1962
HCO69578True Love
HCO69579On Green Dolphin Street
HCO69580Invitation
HCO69581Theme From Exodus
same personnel
Hollywood, CA, March 30, 1962
HCO69582An Affair To Remember
HCO69583Laura
same personnel
Hollywood, CA, April 10, 1962
HCO69584The High And The Might
HCO69585Ruby
HCO69586Tonight
HCO69587Three Coins In The Fountain
HCO69588Love Theme From El Cid
HCO69589Secret Love
** also issued on Columbia CS 8667.

Herb Ellis - The Midnight Roll  (Epic LA 16034)

Ray Bryant (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Israel Crosby (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
NYC, June 12, 1962
Willow Weep For Me
Frank Assunto (trumpet -3/5) Buddy Tate (tenor saxophone -2,4,5) Ray Bryant (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Jimmy Rowser (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
NYC, June 13, 1962
1.Old Folks
2.It Makes No Difference Now
3.Poor Darlin' Nellie Buddy
4.Things Ain't What They Used To Be
5.Symphony
Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Buddy Tate (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Israel Crosby (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
NYC, June 4, 1963
Broadway
Baby Waltz
Roy Showed
It Don't Mean A Thing
** also issued on Epic BA 17034.

1963

Ray Bryant - Groove House  (Sue LP 1016)

Ray Bryant (piano) Wally Richardson (guitar) Tommy Bryant (bass) Panama Francis (drums)
NYC, May 22, 1963
Glissamba
Long Way From Home
Chariot Swing
Gravy Waltz
Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, June 14, 1963
Sweetest Sound
My Reverie
Backroom
same personnel
NYC, June 19, 1963
Joey
Number Two
Be-Bop Irishman

Clark Terry - Tread Ye Lightly  (Cameo C 1071)

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn -1/6, vocals -7) Seldon Powell (tenor, baritone saxophone -1/6, vocals -7) Buddy Lucas (tenor saxophone, harmonica -1/6, vocals -7) Ray Bryant (piano) Gene Bertoncini (guitar) Major Holley (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Al Epstein (congas -1/4) Willie Rodriguez (congas -5/7)
NYC, 1963
1.Georgia On My Mind
2.Free And Oozy
3.Misty
4.Saphire Blues
5.Lilies Of The Field
6.Tread Ye Lightly
7.Freedom Blues

1964

Pat Bowie - Out Of Sight!  (Prestige PR 7385)

Seldon Powell (tenor saxophone, flute) Ray Bryant (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Pat Bowie (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 23, 1964
The Sounds Of The Night
The Masquerade Is Over
What Is This Thing Called Love
Get Out Of Town
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 26, 1964
Don't Cha Go Away Mad
The Music That Makes Me Dance
Joey, Joey, Joey
Will I Find My Love Today
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 27, 1964
Moon And Sand
Lilac Wine
I've Got Your Number
A New World

Ray Bryant At Basin Street East  (Sue LP 1019)

Ray Bryant (piano) Jimmy Rowser (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
"Basin Street East", NYC, 1964
C Jam Blues
What Is This Thing Called Love
Sister Susie
That Is All I Ask
Love For Sale
Blowin' In The Wind
Satin Doll
The Days Of Wine And Roses
Blue Azurte
All The Young Ladies

Ray Bryant - Cold Turkey  (Sue LP 1032)

Ray Bryant (piano) Jimmy Rowser (bass) Ben Riley (drums): same session
"Basin Street East", NYC, 1964
Cold Turkey
Snake A Lady
Favela
Chicago Serenade
Congolese Children
Blues March
O Morro
Mandece
Sometime Ago
Slip-Up
Hello, Dolly
I Wish You Love

Ray Bryant - Soul  (Sue LP 1036)

Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Walter Parkins (drums -1,4,6/12) Sonny Brown (drums -2,3,5)
NYC, 1964
1.I Miss You So
2.Little Susie '65
3.Goldfinger
4.I Almost Lost My Mind
5.Adalia
6.Since I Fell For You
7.They All Say I'm The Biggest Fool
8.Gospel Bird
9.Lonely Avenue
10.Please Send Me Someone To Love
11.Stick With It
12.I Don't Care Who Knows

1965

Sonny Rollins On Impulse!  (Impulse! A 91)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Walter Booker (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 8, 1965
On Green Dolphin Street
Everything Happens To Me
Hold 'Em Joe
Blue Room
Three Little Words
** also issued on Impulse! IMPD 223.

1966

Ray Bryant - Gotta Travel On  (Cadet LP 767)

Snooky Young (trumpet) Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Ray Bryant (piano) Walter Booker Jr. (bass) Freddie Waits (drums)
NYC, February 17, 1966
14542It Was A Very Good Year
14543All Things Are Possible
14544Erewhon (Nowhere)
14545Little Soul Sister
Ray Bryant (piano) Walter Booker Jr. (bass) Freddie Waits (drums)
NYC, February 18, 1966
14546Monkey Business
14547Bags' Groove
14548Midnight Stalkin'
14549Gotta Travel On
14550Smack Dab In The Middle

Ray Bryant - Lonesome Traveler  (Cadet LP 778)

Snooky Young (trumpet) Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Ray Bryant (piano) Jimmy Rowser (bass) Freddie Waits (drums)
NYC, September 1, 1966
15129Cubano Chant
15130Willow Weep For Me
15131Wild Is The Wind
15133The Blue Scimitar
15134'Round Midnight
15169Brother This 'N Sister That
Richard Davis (bass) replaces Rowser
NYC, September 8, 1966
15222Gettin' Loose
15223These Boots Were Made For Walkin'
15224Lonesome Traveler

Ray Bryant - Slow Freight  (Cadet LP 781)

Art Farmer, Snooky Young (trumpet, flugelhorn -1/4) Ray Bryant (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Freddie Waits (drums)
NYC, December 8, 1966
1. 15444The Return Of The Prodigal Son
2. 15445Slow Freight
3. 15446Amen
4. 15447If You Go Away
5. 15448Ah, The Apple Tree (When The World Was Young)
6. 15449Satin Doll
7. 15450The Fox Stalker

1967

The Ray Bryant Touch  (Cadet LP 793)

Ray Bryant (piano) Jimmy Rowser (bass) Rudy Collins (drums)
Memory Lane, Los Angeles, CA, May 19 & 20, 1967
15780And I Love Her
15782Prayer Song
15783Little Suzie
15785You Keep Me Hanging On
15788City Tribal Dance
15789Talkin' My Ease
15791This Is All I Ask

Ray Bryant - Take A Bryant Step  (Cadet LP 801)

Ray Bryant (piano) unidentified large orchestra, Richard Evans (arranger, conductor)
Chicago, IL, August 16, 1967
16099Ode To Billy Joe
16100Ramblin'
same personnel
Chicago, IL, November 20, 1967?
16516Yesterday
16517Paper Cup
same personnel
Chicago, IL, November 20, 1967
16492Dinner On The Grounds
16493Pata Pata
16494Poochie
16495Doing The Thing
16496To Sir With Love
16497Natural Woman
16498Up, Up And Away
16499Paint It, Black

1968

Ray Bryant - Up Above The Rock  (Cadet LPS 818)

Dobbie Hiques (trumpet) Snooky Young (trumpet -1/6) Danny Moore (trumpet -7/9) Ray Bryant (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
NYC, September, 1968
1. 17052Mrs. Robinson
2. 17053Five, Six And Seven
3. 17304Up Above The Rock
4. 17305Where The Wind Blows
5. 17306If I Were A Carpenter
6. 17307Quizas, Quizas, Quizas
7. 17308Little Green Apples
8. 17309After Hours
9. 17310Dag Nab It
10. 17312I Say A Little Prayer

1969

Ray Bryant - Sound Ray  (Cadet LPS 830)

Ray Bryant (piano) Jimmy Rowser (bass) Harold White (drums)
Chicago, IL, June 26, 1969
17918A Song For My Father
17919Broadway
17920Sound Ray
17921Scarborough Fair
same personnel
Chicago, IL, June 27, 1969
17922Stick With It
17923Li'l Darlin'
17924Con Alma
17925The Look Of Love

1970

Ray Bryant - MCMLXX  (Atlantic SD 1564)

Joe Newman (trumpet -2) Garnett Brown (trombone -2) George Dorsey (alto saxophone -2) King Curtis (tenor saxophone -2) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone -2) Ray Bryant (piano) Chuck Rainey (electric bass) Jimmy Johnson (drums) unidentified strings (-2) Arif Mardin (arranger, conductor -2)
NYC, March 4, 1970
1. 18683Spinning Wheel
2. 18684Hey, Jude
Ray Bryant (piano) Chuck Rainey (electric bass) Jimmy Johnson (drums)
NYC, March 5, 1970
18685My Cherie Amour
Leon Cohen (bass clarinet -3) Joe Gentle (tenor saxophone -3) Ray Bryant (piano) Ron Carter (bass -3) Chuck Rainey (electric bass) Jimmy Johnson (drums) unidentified strings (-3) Arif Mardin (arranger, conductor -3)
NYC, March 18, 1970
1. 18800Shake-A-Lady
2. 18801Unchained Melody
3. 18802Stick With It
Joe Newman (trumpet -2) Garnett Brown (trombone -2) Leon Cohen (bass clarinet -1) George Dorsey (alto saxophone -2) Joe Gentle (tenor saxophone -1) King Curtis (tenor saxophone -2) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone -2) Ray Bryant (piano) Ron Carter (bass -1) Chuck Rainey (electric bass) Jimmy Johnson (drums) unidentified strings (-1) Arif Mardin (arranger, conductor)
NYC, April 14, 1970
1. 18948Bridge Over Troubled Water
2. 18949Let It Be

Marion Williams - Standing Here Wondering Which Way To Go  (Atlantic SD 8289)

Ray Bryant (piano) Eric Gale (guitar) Andrew White (bass) Bernard Purdie (drums, tambourine) Marion Williams (vocals)
Atlantic Studios, NYC, November 2, 1970
20496Hare Krishna
20497Wicked Messenger
20498Danger Zone

1971 (age 40)

Yusef Lateef - The Gentle Giant  (Atlantic SD 1602)

Yusef Lateef (flute, bamboo flute, pneumatic flute, oboe, tenor saxophone) Kenny Barron, Ray Bryant (piano, electric piano) Bob Cunningham, Sam Jones (bass) Bill Salter (electric bass) Albert Heath (drums) Ladji Camara (African percussion)
NYC, September 1, 1971
22863African Song
same personnel
NYC, September 2, 1971
22889Jungle Plum
22890Below Yellow Bell
22892Nubian Lady

Yusef Lateef - Part Of The Search  (Atlantic SD 1650)

Yusef Lateef (flute, bamboo flute, pneumatic flute, oboe, tenor saxophone) Kenny Barron, Ray Bryant (piano, electric piano) Bob Cunningham, Sam Jones (bass) Bill Salter (electric bass) Albert Heath (drums) Ladji Camara (African percussion): same personnel
NYC, September 1, 1971
22868Gettin' Sentimental Over You

Yusef Lateef - Nubian Lady / Below Yellow Bell  (Atlantic 5114)

Yusef Lateef (flute, bamboo flute, pneumatic flute, oboe, tenor saxophone) Kenny Barron, Ray Bryant (piano, electric piano) Bob Cunningham, Sam Jones (bass) Bill Salter (electric bass) Albert Heath (drums) Ladji Camara (African percussion): same personnel
NYC, September 2, 1971
23883Nubian Lady (edited version)
23884Below Yellow Bell (edited version)

1972

Ray Bryant - Alone At Montreux  (Atlantic SD 1626)

Ray Bryant (piano)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, June 23, 1972
25398Gotta Travel On
25399Blues, No. 3 / Willow Weep For Me
25400Cubano Chant
25401Rockin' Chair
25402After Hours
25403Slow Freight
25404Greensleeves
25405Little Susie
25406Until It's Time For You To Go
25407Blues, No. 2
25408Liebestraum Boogie

Yusef Lateef - Hush 'N' Thunder  (Atlantic SD 1635)

Yusef Lateef (tenor saxophone, flute) Kermit Moore (cello) Kenny Barron, Ray Bryant (piano) Bob Cunningham (bass) Bill Salter (electric bass) Albert Heath (drums) Monroe "Bones" Constantino (vocals)
NYC, September 26, 1972
25378Opus, Part 1

1974

Ray Bryant - In The Cut  (Cadet CA 50052)

Marvin Stamm, Joe Wilder (trumpet) George Marge (flute, tenor saxophone, oboe) Alfred Brown, Paul Gershman, Harry Gilckman, Emanuel Green, Max Poliakoff (violin) Julian Barber, Selwart Clarke, Theodore Israel (viola) Margaret Ross (harp) Ray Bryant (piano, electric piano) John Tropea (guitar) Richard Davis (bass) Jimmy Johnson (drums) Montego Joe (congas) Charles Stepney (arranger, synthesizer)
NYC, 1974
3329I'll Be There
Stanley Clarke (bass) replaces Davis
3331Land Of Make Believe
3332Stop, Look And Listen To Your Heart / You Are Everything
3334Watermelon Man
3335In The Cut
Ron Carter (bass) replaces Stanley Clarke
3336Cool Struttin'
Ray Bryant (piano, electric piano) John Tropea (acoustic guitar) Jimmy Ponder (electric guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Jimmy Johnson (drums) Montego Joe (congas)
3337Andalusian Nights

1975

Roy Eldridge - Decidedly  (Pablo PACD 5314-2)

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Johnny Griffin (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Ray Bryant (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Antibes, France, July 20, 1975
Bee's Bloos
Lover Man
Undecided
Hackensack

Ray Bryant - Hot Turkey  (Black & Blue (F) 2330 989)

Ray Bryant (piano) Major Holley (bass) Panama Francis (drums)
NYC, October 15, 1975
Hot Turkey
Li'l Darlin'
Satin Doll
St. Louis Blues
Take The "A" Train
Sophisticated Lady
B&H Blues
Broadway
This Is All I Ask
Blues In C

1976

Zoot Sims - Soprano Sax  (Pablo 2310-770)

Zoot Sims (soprano saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) George Mraz (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
NYC, January 8 & 9, 1976
Someday Sweetheart
Moonlight In Vermont
Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams (And Dream Your Troubles Away)
Blues For Louise
Willow Weep For Me
Wrap Up
(I Don't Stand) A Ghost Of A Chance With You
Baubles, Bangles And Beads
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 902-2.

Here's Ray Bryant  (Pablo 2310-764)

Ray Bryant (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
NYC, January 10 & 12, 1976
Girl Talk
Good Morning, Heartache
Manteca
When Sunny Gets Blue
Hold Back Mon
Lill' Darlin'
Cold Turkey
Prayer Song
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 826-2.

Benny Carter - Wonderland  (Pablo 2310-922)

Harry Edison (trumpet -5/7) Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor saxophone -5/7) Ray Bryant (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
NYC, November 30, 1976
1.Stroll
2.Johnny
3.Alta Vista
4.Misty
5.Wonderland
6.Three Little Words
7.Editation
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 967-2.

Ray Bryant - Solo Flight  (Pablo 2310-798)

Ray Bryant (piano)
NYC, December 21, 1976
In De Back Room
What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life
Monkey Business
Blues In De Big Brass Bed
St. Louis Blues
Moanin'
Take The "A" Train
Lullaby
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 885-2.

1977

Ray Bryant - Montreux '77  (Pablo Live 2308-201)

Ray Bryant (piano)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 13, 1977
Take The "A" Train
Georgia On My Mind
Jubilee
If I Could Just Make It To Heaven
Django
Blues #6
Satin Doll
Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child
St. Louis Blues
Things Ain't What They Used To Be
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 371, OJCCD 371-2.

Benny Carter 4 - Montreux '77  (Pablo Live 2308-204)

Benny Carter (alto saxophone, trumpet) Ray Bryant (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Jimmie Smith (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 13, 1977
Three Little Words
In A Mellow Tone
Wave
Undecided
Body And Soul
On Green Dolphin Street
Here's That Rainy Day
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 374, OJCCD 374-2.

1978

Ray Bryant - All Blues  (Pablo 2310-820)

Ray Bryant (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
NYC, April 10, 1978
Stick With It
All Blues
C Jam Blues
Please Send Me Someone To Love
Jumpin' With Symphony Sid
Blues Changes
Billie's Bounce
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 863-2.

Arnett Cobb And The Muse All Stars Live At Sandy's!  (Muse MR 5191)

Arnett Cobb (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Alan Dawson (drums)
"Sandy's Jazz Revival", Beverly, MA, August 25 & 26, 1978
Just A Closer Walk With Thee
Blue And Sentimental
On The Sunny Side Of The Street
September Song
add Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson (alto saxophone) Buddy Tate (tenor saxophone)
Broadway
** part of Muse MCD 5558.

Arnett Cobb And The Muse All Stars More...Live At Sandy's!  (Muse MR 5236)

Arnett Cobb (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Alan Dawson (drums)
"Sandy's Jazz Revival", Beverly, MA, August 25 & 26, 1978
Smooth Sailing
Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson (alto saxophone) Arnett Cobb (tenor saxophone) Buddy Tate (tenor saxophone -1) Ray Bryant (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Alan Dawson (drums)
1.Blues For Lester
2.Go, Red, Go
3.Flying Home
** part of Muse MCD 5558.

Buddy Tate - Live At Sandy's!  (Muse MR 5198)

Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson (alto saxophone) Arnett Cobb (tenor saxophone) Buddy Tate (tenor saxophone, clarinet) Ray Bryant (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Alan Dawson (drums)
"Sandy's Jazz Revival", Beverly, MA, August 25 & 26, 1978
Jumpin' At The Woodside
Blue Creek
Candy
Tangerine
She's Got "It"

Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson And The Muse All Stars Live At Sandy's  (Muse MR 5208)

Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson (alto saxophone, vocals) Arnett Cobb, Buddy Tate (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Alan Dawson (drums)
"Sandy's Jazz Revival", Beverly, MA, August 25 & 26, 1978
Cleanhead Blues
Tune Up
High Class Baby
Railroad Porter Blues
My Man Sandy
Things Ain't What They Used To Be

Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson - Live At Sandy's!: Hold It Right There!  (Muse MR 5243)

Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson (alto saxophone, vocals) Arnett Cobb, Buddy Tate (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Alan Dawson (drums): same session
"Sandy's Jazz Revival", Beverly, MA, August 25 & 26, 1978
Cherry Red
Cherokee
Hold It Right There
Now's The Time
Take The "A" Train

Buddy Tate - Live At Sandy's!: Hard Blowin'  (Muse MR 5249)

Buddy Tate (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Alan Dawson (drums)
"Sandy's Jazz Revival", Beverly, MA, August 25 & 26, 1978
Sweet Georgia Brown
Summertime
Undecided
Body And Soul

1979

Benny Carter Jazz All Star Orchestra Live In Japan '79  (Paddle Wheel (J) GP 3199)

Cat Anderson, Joe Newman (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Benny Carter (alto saxophone, trumpet) Budd Johnson (tenor saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone, flute) Joe Kennedy (violin) Ray Bryant (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Harold Jones (drums)
Tokyo, Japan, June 2, 1979
Shavers' Tune
South Side Samba
My One And Only Love
Ghost Of A Chance
Embraceable You
This Is Always
I Can't Get Started
You've Changed
The Shadow Of Your Smile
In A Sentimental Mood
Summertime

1980

Ray Bryant - Potpourri  (Pablo 2310-860)

Ray Bryant (piano) Jimmy Rowser (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
NYC, May 13 & 14, 1980
D.B. Blues
One O'Clock Jump
Milestone
Undecided
In Walked Bud
In A Mellow Tone
My One And Only Love
A Night In Tunisia
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 936-2.

1986 (age 55)

Akira Ohmori - Back To The Wood  (Denon (J) 30CY-1379)

Akira Ohmori (alto saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Yoshio Suzuki (bass) Yoshiyuki Ohtsuka (drums)
Tokyo, Japan, October 8 & 9, 1986
Back To The Wood
The Old Country
Sneakin' Around
Donna Lee
Good Morning, Heartache
Midnight Prelude
Julian

1987

Ray Bryant Today  (EmArcy 832 589-2)

Ray Bryant (piano) Rufus Reid (bass) Freddie Waits (drums)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, February 13 & 14, 1987
The Old Country
Tonk
Nardis
Slow Freight
Rhythm-A-Ning
Chelsea Bridge
When Lights Are Low
Afternoon In Paris
** also issued on EmArcy (J) 32JD-10079.

Ray Bryant Plays Basie And Ellington  (EmArcy 832 235-2)

Ray Bryant (piano) Rufus Reid (bass) Freddie Waits (drums): same personnel
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, February 15 & 16, 1987
Jive At Five
Swingin' The Blues
9:20 Special
Teddy The Toad
Blues For Basie
I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart
It Don't Mean A Thing
Medley: Sophisticated Lady / Prelude To A Kiss / Mood Indigo
Things Ain't What They Used To Be
** also issued on EmArcy (J) 32JD-10051.

Ray Bryant - Blue Moods  (EmArcy 842 438-2)

Ray Bryant (piano)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, February 15, 1987
Lush Life
Ray Bryant (piano) Rufus Reid (bass -1/4) Freddie Waits (drums -1/4)
The Power Station, NYC, January 23 & 24, 1988
1.Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child
2.Good Morning, Heartache
3.Blues In The Closet
4.Bags' Groove
5.Blue Monk
6.Blues In G
Ray Bryant (piano)
NYC, January 26, 1988
Since I Fell For You
** also issued on EmArcy (J) EJD 5.

1988

Various Artists - Jazz At It's Finest: EmArcy Today  (EmArcy (J) 15JD-10167)

Ray Bryant (piano) Rufus Reid (bass) Freddie Waits (drums)
NYC, January 29 or 30, 1988
Gotta Travel On

Ray Bryant - Golden Earrings  (EmArcy 836 368-2)

Ray Bryant (piano) Rufus Reid (bass) Freddie Waits (drums): same personnel
The Power Station, NYC, June 26, 1988
Golden Earrings
I'm A Fool To Want You
'Round Midnight
I Remember Clifford
Speak Low
Misty
What Am I Here For
Lullaby
** also issued on EmArcy (J) 32JD-10161.

1989

Ray Bryant - All Mine... And Yours  (EmArcy (J) EJD 13)

Ray Bryant (piano) Rufus Reid (bass) Winard Harper (drums)
"Iruma Municipal Hall", Japan, October 19 & 20, 1989
Walrus Walk
Darlin' Marlyn
Adalia
Reflection
I Don't Care
Nuts And Bolts
Pawn Ticket
Big Buddy

1990

100 Gold Fingers, Vol. 1  (All Art (J) KICJ-37)

Ray Bryant (piano)
"Yubin Chokin Hall", Tokyo, Japan, May 31, 1990
Lullaby
same session
St. Louis Blues
same session
Take The "A" Train
** part of All Art (J) KICJ-137/138; Absord Music Japan (J) ABCJ-260/1.

1991 (age 60)

Ray Bryant - Plays Blues And Ballads  (Jazz Connaisseur (Swi) JCCD 9107-2)

Ray Bryant (piano)
Boswil, Switzerland, March 27, 1991
Basin Street Blues
I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues
Medley: She's Funny That Way / Memories Of You / I Surrender, Dear
In The Backroom
My One And Only Love
Black And Blue
If I Just Can Make It Into Heaven
I Can't Get Started
Tin Roof Blues
Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You
Blues In The Pulpit

1992

Ray Bryant - Through The Years, Vol. 1  (EmArcy 512 764-2)

Ray Bryant (piano) Rufus Reid (bass -1/8,10) Grady Tate (drums -1/8,10)
NYC, March 31, April 1 & 3, 1992
1.Autumn Leaves
2.Cubana Chant
3.Prayer Song
4.St. Thomas
5.Moanin'
6.Blues Changes
7.Cry Me A River
8.Blue Bossa
9.Django
10.Little Susie

Ray Bryant - Through The Years, Vol. 2  (EmArcy 512 933-2)

Ray Bryant (piano) Rufus Reid (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
NYC, March 31, April 1 & 3, 1992
You And The Night And The Music
Shake A Lady
Satin Doll
Oleo
Lil' Darlin'
Whisper Not
Cold Turkey
'Round Midnight
So In Love
Misty (p-solo)

1993

100 Gold Fingers - Piano Playhouse '93, Vol. 1  (Absord Music Japan (J) ABCJ-25)

Ray Bryant, Junior Mance (piano)
"Yubin Chokin Hall", Tokyo, Japan, June 5, 1993
Blue Monk
add Bob Cranshaw (bass) Alan Dawson (drums)
Slow Freight
** part of Absord Music Japan (J) ABCJ-262/3.

100 Gold Fingers - Piano Playhouse '93, Vol. 2  (Absord Music Japan (J) ABCJ-26)

Ray Bryant (piano)
"Yubin Chokin Hall", Tokyo, Japan, June 5, 1993
When I Look In Your Eyes
Ray Bryant (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Alan Dawson (drums)
Take The "A" Train
** part of Absord Music Japan (J) ABCJ-262/3.

Ray Bryant - Somewhere In France  (Label M 5701)

Ray Bryant (piano)
live in France, 1993
Take The "A" Train
Blues In G / Willow Weep For Me
Con Alma
Slow Freight
Jungletown Jubilee
Django
After Hours
When I Look In Your Eyes
Good Morning, Heartache
In The Backroom

1994

Ray Bryant - No Problem  (EmArcy 522 387-2)

Ray Bryant (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Peter Washington (bass) Kenny Washington (drums)
NYC, February 25 & 26, 1994
No Problem
Come On Home
Soft Winds
Old Folks
No, Two
Slow Freight
A Taste Of Honey
Here Comes C.T.
I'll Be Around

Ray Bryant - Inimitable  (Jazz Connaisseur (Swi) JCCD 9430-2)

Ray Bryant (piano)
Boswil, Switzerland, March 27, 1994
Lullaby Petite
Moanin'
Medley: Willow Weep For Me / Back To The Blues
Con Alma
Slow Freight
Jungle Town Jubilee
Django
Gotta Travel On
When I Look In Your Eyes
After Hours
The Impossible Rag
Georgia On My Mind
Good Morning, Heartache
Until It's Time For You To Go
Little Susie

Ray Bryant Meets Ray Brown + 1 Double RB  (EmArcy 526 998-2)

Ray Bryant (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Lewis Nash (drums)
NYC, November 23, 24 & 26, 1994
Glory Glory
Two RB's
Delaunay's Dilemma
Come Sunday
Just Sweet Enough
Con Alma
Nickle Whistle
Dr. Free-Zee
Song For My Father
Smack Dab In The Middle
First Song

1995

Ray Bryant - Solo Live In Tokyo - Plays Blues And Boogie  (EmArcy (J) PHCE 58)

Ray Bryant (piano)
"Tokyo TUC", Tokyo, Japan, October 18, 1995
C.C. Rider
Take The "A" Train
Gee Blues / Willow Weep For Me
Moanin'
Georgia On My Mind
Black And Blue
In The Backroom
Jungletown Jubilee
Cow-Cow Boogie
St. Louis Blues
Little Susie

1997

Ray Bryant - North Of The Border  (Label M 5741)

Ray Bryant (piano) Harry Anderson (bass) Winard Harper (drums)
"Montreal Jazz Bistro", Toronto, Canada, January 20, 1997
Slow Freight
Django
Lil' Darlin'
Good Morning, Heartache
Nardis
Moanin'
Con Alma
When Sunny Gets Blue
Little Susie

Ray Bryant - Ray's Tribute To His Jazz Piano Friends  (JVC Music JMI 7503 2)

Ray Bryant (piano) Ray Drummond (bass) Winard Harper (drums)
NYC, June 26 & 27, 1997
C Jam Blues
The "In" Crowd
The Duke
Doodlin'
Cast Your Fate To The Wind
Cute
'Round Midnight
Moanin'
Sunshower
Hi-Fly
Birdland

2001 (age 70)

100 Gold Fingers - Piano Playhouse 2001  (Pony Canyon (J) PCCY-30028)

Ray Bryant, Junior Mance (piano)
"Gotanda U-Port Kan'i Hoken Hall", Tokyo, Japan, June 10, 2001
In The Back Room
add Bob Cranshaw (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
Slow Freight
Ray Bryant (piano)
Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child
Ray Bryant (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
Things Ain't What They Used To Be
Ray Bryant (piano)
Django
Geri Allen, Kenny Barron, Ray Bryant, Cyrus Chestnut, Don Friedman, Benny Green, Junior Mance, Eric Reed, Mal Waldron, James Williams (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
Take The "A" Train

2004

Ray Bryant - In The Back Room  (Evening Star 750366011423)

Ray Bryant (piano)
"Rutgers University", Newark, NJ, May 8, 2004
Lullaby
Keepin' Out Of Mischief Now
Black And Blue
The Impossible Rag
Jitterbug Waltz
In The Back Room
Little Girl
Ain't Misbehavin'
If I Could Be With You
Honeysuckle Rose
same personnel
October 1, 2008
Easy To Love
St. Louis Blues

Others

The Best Of Zoot Sims  (Pablo PACD 2405-406-2)

Oscar Brashear (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Jerome Richardson (clarinet, tenor, soprano, alto saxophone, flute) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) George Mraz (bass) Nick Ceroli, Grady Tate (drums) and others
unknown location, date
Willow Weep For Me
Bloos For Louise
Someday Sweetheart
Wrap Up
The Girl From Ipanema
More Than You Know
Main Stem
I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)