Riverside Records Discography: 1959

1959

Blue Mitchell Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Benny Golson (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano -1/6) Cedar Walton (piano -7) Sam Jones (bass -1,3,4) Paul Chambers (bass -2,5/7) Art Blakey (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, January 5, 1959
1.Blues On My MindRiverside RLP 12-293; Original Jazz Classics OJC 6009
2.It Could Happen To You-
3.BoomerangRiverside RLP 12-293; Milestone M 47055
4.Sweet-CakesRiverside RLP 12-293; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 6009-2
5.Missing YouRiverside RLP 12-293, RCD 6021-2
6.When The Saints Go Marching InRiverside RLP 12-293; Original Jazz Classics OJC 6009
7.Studio BRiverside RLP 12-294; Milestone M 47055; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 667-2
* Riverside RLP 12-293, RLP 1131; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 667-2   Blue Mitchell - Out Of The Blue
* Original Jazz Classics OJC 6009, OJCCD 6009-2   Blue Mitchell - Blues On My Mind
* Milestone M 47055   Blue Mitchell - A Blue Time
* Riverside RLP 12-294, RLP 1134; Original Jazz Classics OJC 256, OJCCD 256-2   Various Artists - New Blue Horns
* Riverside RCD 6021-2   Blue Mitchell - Plays For Lovers

Bill Evans Trio

Bill Evans (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
NYC, January 19, 1959
You And The Night And The MusicMilestone M 47024, MCD 9235-2
How Am I To Know-
Woody'n You (take 1)-
Woody'n You (take 2)-
My Heart Stood Still-
On Green Dolphin Street-
* Milestone M 47024   Bill Evans - Peace Piece And Other Pieces
* Milestone MCD 9235-2   Bill Evans - On Green Dolphin Street

Chet Baker Septet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Herbie Mann (flute -1,3,4) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone -1,3,4) Bill Evans (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar -1,3,4) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
NYC, January 19, 1959
1.'Tis AutumnRiverside RLP 12-299
2.Time On My Hands-
3.You And The Night And The Music-
4.Early Morning Mood (Early Morning Blues)Riverside RLP 12-294; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 087-2
* Riverside RLP 12-299, RLP 1135; Original Jazz Classics OJC 087, OJCCD 087-2   Chet Baker - Chet
* Riverside RLP 12-294, RLP 1134; Original Jazz Classics OJC 256, OJCCD 256-2   Various Artists - New Blue Horns

Kenny Dorham Septet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Dave Amram (French horn) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
NYC, January 20, 1959
Passion SpringRiverside RLP 12-297; Jazzland JLP 82
Spring Cannon-
* Riverside RLP 12-297, RLP 1139; Original Jazz Classics OJC 134, OJCCD 134-2   Kenny Dorham/Cannonball Adderley - Blue Spring
* Jazzland JLP 82, JLP 982   Kenny Dorham And Friends With Cannonball Adderley And Sonny Rollins

Evans Bradshaw Trio

Evans Bradshaw (piano) Al Jackson (bass) Richard Allen (drums)
NYC, January 27, 1959
It's All Right With MeRiverside RLP 12-296
It Ain't Necessarily So-
A Night In Tunisia-
The Trolley Song-
Mangoes-
Take The "A" Train-
A Foggy Day-
Blues For Jim-
Pushing The Blues-
* Riverside RLP 12-296, RLP 1136   Evans Bradshaw - Pieces Of Eighty-Eight

Kenny Dorham Septet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Dave Amram (French horn) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
NYC, February 18, 1959
Blue SpringRiverside RLP 12-297; Jazzland JLP 82
It Might As Well Be SpringRiverside RLP 12-297
Spring Is Here-
Poetic-
* Riverside RLP 12-297, RLP 1139; Original Jazz Classics OJC 134, OJCCD 134-2   Kenny Dorham/Cannonball Adderley - Blue Spring
* Jazzland JLP 82, JLP 982   Kenny Dorham And Friends With Cannonball Adderley And Sonny Rollins

Wynton Kelly Sextet

Nat Adderley (cornet) Bobby Jaspar (flute) Benny Golson (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
NYC, February 19, 1959
Kelly BlueRiverside RLP 12-298
Keep It Moving (take 3)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 033-2
Keep It Moving (take 4)Riverside RLP 12-298
* Riverside RLP 12-298, RLP 1142; Original Jazz Classics OJC 033, OJCCD 033-2   Wynton Kelly - Kelly Blue
= Milestone M 47026   Wynton Kelly - Keep It Moving

Clark Terry Quintet

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Don Butterfield (tuba) Jimmy Jones (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
NYC, February 24 & 26, 1959
127Riverside RLP 12-295
Mili-Terry-
The Swinging Chemise-
My Heart Belongs To DaddyRiverside RLP 12-295; Milestone M 47032
Blues For EttaRiverside RLP 12-295
Top 'N' BottomRiverside RLP 12-295; Milestone M 47032
A Sunday Kind Of Love-
Mardi Gras WaltzRiverside RLP 12-295
* Riverside RLP 12-295, RLP 1137; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 764-2   Clark Terry - Top And Bottom Brass
* Milestone M 47032   Clark Terry - Cruising

Thelonious Monk Tentet

Donald Byrd (trumpet -1/8) Eddie Bert (trombone -1/8) Bob Northern (French horn -1/8) Jay McAllister (tuba -1/8) Phil Woods (alto saxophone -1/8) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone -1/8) Thelonious Monk (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
"Town Hall", NYC, February 28, 1959
1.TheloniousRiverside RLP 12-300
2.Friday The 13thRiverside RLP 12-300, RLP 483/484
3.Monk's MoodRiverside RLP 12-300
4.Little Rootie TootieRiverside RLP 12-300, RLP 421; Milestone M 47064
5.Off MinorRiverside RLP 12-300
6.Crepuscule With Nellie-
7.Thelonious (complete version)Milestone M 9115; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 135-2
8.Little Rootie Tootie (encore)Milestone M 47033; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 135-2
9.In Walked BudMilestone M 9115
10.Blue Monk-
11.Rhythm-A-Ning-
* Riverside RLP 12-300, RLP 1138; Original Jazz Classics OJC 135, OJCCD 135-2   The Thelonious Monk Orchestra At Town Hall
= Milestone M 47033   Thelonious Monk - In Person
* Riverside RLP 483/484, RS 9483/9484   The Thelonious Monk Story
* Riverside RLP 421, RS 9421   Thelonious Monk Greatest Hits
* Milestone M 47064   The Thelonious Monk Memorial Album
* Milestone M 9115   Thelonious Monk - Evidence

Wynton Kelly Trio

Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
NYC, March 10, 1959
Softly, As In A Morning SunriseRiverside RLP 12-298
On Green Dolphin Street-
Willow Weep For Me-
Old Clothes-
Do Nothin' Till You Hear From MeOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD 033-2
* Riverside RLP 12-298, RLP 1142; Original Jazz Classics OJC 033, OJCCD 033-2   Wynton Kelly - Kelly Blue
= Milestone M 47026   Wynton Kelly - Keep It Moving

Nat Adderley Sextet

Nat Adderley (cornet) Slide Hampton (tuba) Wynton Kelly (piano) Sam Jones (cello) Laymon Jackson (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
NYC, March 23, 1959
Blue ConceptRiverside RLP 12-301
* Riverside RLP 12-301, RLP 1143; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 848-2   Nat Adderley - Much Brass

Nat Adderley Sextet

Nat Adderley (cornet) Slide Hampton (trombone -1/5) Laymon Jackson (tuba) Wynton Kelly (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
NYC, March 23 & 27, 1959
1.Little NilesRiverside RLP 12-301
2.Israel-
3.What Next-
4.Moving-
5.Accents-
6.Blue Brass Groove-
7.Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child-
* Riverside RLP 12-301, RLP 1143; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 848-2   Nat Adderley - Much Brass

Abbey Lincoln

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Phil Wright (piano) Les Spann (guitar) Sam Jones (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums) Abbey Lincoln (vocals)
NYC, March 25, 1959
Come SundayRiverside RLP 12-308
Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise-
Lost In The Stars-
* Riverside RLP 12-308, RLP 1153; Original Jazz Classics OJC 069, OJCCD 069-2   Abbey Lincoln - Abbey Is Blue

Abbey Lincoln

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Wynton Kelly (piano) Les Spann (guitar, flute) Sam Jones (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums) Abbey Lincoln (vocals)
NYC, March 26, 1959
Lonely HouseRiverside RLP 12-308
Thursday's Child-
Brother, Where Are You-
* Riverside RLP 12-308, RLP 1153; Original Jazz Classics OJC 069, OJCCD 069-2   Abbey Lincoln - Abbey Is Blue

Cannonball Adderley Quartet

Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
NYC, April 12, 1959
SerenataRiverside R 45428, RLP 12-303
If This Isn't LoveRiverside RLP 12-303
I Guess I'll Hang My Tears Out To Dry-
I've Told Ev'ry Little Star-
Barefoot Sunday Blues (take 1)Landmark LLP-1306, LCD-1306-2
Barefoot Sunday Blues (take 3)Riverside RLP 12-303
* Riverside RLP 12-303, RLP 1148   Cannonball Adderley - Cannonball Takes Charge
= Landmark LLP-1306, LCD-1306-2   The Cannonball Adderley Collection, Vol. 6 - Cannonball Takes Charge
* Riverside R 45428   Cannonball Adderley - Serenata / Poor Butterfly

John Lee Hooker

John Lee Hooker (guitar, vocals)
Detroit, MI, April 20, 1959
Burning HellRiverside (Du) RM 008
Graveyard Blues-
Baby, Please Don't Go-
Jackson, Tennessee-
You Live Your Life And I'll Live Mine-
Smokestack Lightnin'-
How Can You Do It-
I Don't Want No Woman If Her Hair Ain't No Longer Than Mine-
I Rolled And Turned And Cried The Whole Night Long-
Blues For My Baby-
Key To The Highway-
Natchez Fire-
* Riverside (Du) RM 008; Original Blues Classics OBCCD 555-2   John Lee Hooker - Burning Hell

John Lee Hooker

John Lee Hooker (guitar, vocals): same personnel
Detroit, MI, April, 1959
Black SnakeRiverside RLP 12-838
How Long Blues-
Wobblin' Baby-
She's Long, She's Tall, She Weeps Like A Willow Tree-
Pea Vine Special-
Tupelo Blues-
I'm Prison Bound-
I Rowed A Little Boat-
Water Boy-
Church Bell Tone-
Bundle Up And Go-
Good Mornin', Lil' School Girl-
Behind The Plow-
* Riverside RLP 12-838; Original Blues Classics OBCCD 542-2   The Country Blues Of John Lee Hooker

Philly Joe Jones' Big Band Sounds

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Herbie Mann (flute, piccolo) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Benny Golson (tenor saxophone) Sahib Shihab (baritone saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, May 4, 1959
"El Tambores" (Carioca)Riverside RLP 12-302; Milestone M 47016
Land Of The Blue VeilsRiverside RLP 12-302
Philly J.J.-
* Riverside RLP 12-302, RLP 1147; Jazzland JLP 92, JLP 992; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1792-2   Philly Joe Jones Big Band Sounds - Drums Around The World
* Milestone M 47016   Art Blakey/Max Roach/Elvin Jones/Philly Joe Jones - The Big Beat

Joe Harriott Quintet

Hank Shaw (trumpet) Joe Harriott (alto saxophone) Harry South (piano) Coleridge Goode (bass) Bobby Orr (drums)
London, England, May 5, 1959
Senor BluesColumbia (E) SEC 7939; Jazzland JLP 37
Still Goofin'-
Count Twelve-
Jumpin' With Joe-
* Jazzland JLP 37, JLP 937   Joe Harriott - Southern Horizons
* Columbia (E) SEC 7939   Joe Harriott

Philly Joe Jones' Big Band Sounds

Blue Mitchell, Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Benny Golson (tenor saxophone) Sahib Shihab (baritone saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, May 11, 1959
Blue GwynnRiverside RLP 12-302
StablematesRiverside RLP 12-302; Milestone M 47016
CherokeeRiverside RLP 12-302
Stablemates (mono take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1792-2
How About YouRiverside unissued
* Riverside RLP 12-302, RLP 1147; Jazzland JLP 92, JLP 992; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1792-2   Philly Joe Jones Big Band Sounds - Drums Around The World
* Milestone M 47016   Art Blakey/Max Roach/Elvin Jones/Philly Joe Jones - The Big Beat

Cannonball Adderley Quartet

Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
NYC, May 12, 1959
Poor ButterflyRiverside R 45428, RLP 12-303
I Remember You (take 11)Landmark LLP-1306, LCD-1306-2
I Remember You (take 12)Riverside RLP 12-303
* Riverside RLP 12-303, RLP 1148   Cannonball Adderley - Cannonball Takes Charge
= Landmark LLP-1306, LCD-1306-2   The Cannonball Adderley Collection, Vol. 6 - Cannonball Takes Charge
* Riverside R 45428   Cannonball Adderley - Serenata / Poor Butterfly

Philly Joe Jones Solo

Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, May 28, 1959
The Tribal MessageRiverside RLP 12-302; Milestone M 47016
* Riverside RLP 12-302, RLP 1147; Jazzland JLP 92, JLP 992; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1792-2   Philly Joe Jones Big Band Sounds - Drums Around The World
* Milestone M 47016   Art Blakey/Max Roach/Elvin Jones/Philly Joe Jones - The Big Beat

Thelonious Monk Quintet

Thad Jones (cornet) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
NYC, June 1, 1959
Played Twice (take 3)Riverside RLP 12-305; Milestone M 47023
Played Twice (take 2)Milestone M 47023; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 362-2
* Riverside RLP 12-305, RLP 1150; Original Jazz Classics OJC 362, OJCCD 362-2   Thelonious Monk - 5 By Monk By 5
* Milestone M 47023   Thelonious Monk - Brilliance

Thelonious Monk Quintet

Thad Jones (cornet) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Art Taylor (drums): same personnel
NYC, June 2, 1959
Straight, No ChaserRiverside RLP 12-305; Milestone M 47023
I Mean You-
Ask Me Now-
* Riverside RLP 12-305, RLP 1150; Original Jazz Classics OJC 362, OJCCD 362-2   Thelonious Monk - 5 By Monk By 5
* Milestone M 47023   Thelonious Monk - Brilliance

Thelonious Monk Quintet

Thad Jones (cornet) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Art Taylor (drums): same personnel
NYC, June 4, 1959
Jackie-IngRiverside RLP 12-305, RLP 421, RLP 483/484; Milestone M 47023
* Riverside RLP 12-305, RLP 1150; Original Jazz Classics OJC 362, OJCCD 362-2   Thelonious Monk - 5 By Monk By 5
* Riverside RLP 421, RS 9421   Thelonious Monk Greatest Hits
* Riverside RLP 483/484, RS 9483/9484   The Thelonious Monk Story
* Milestone M 47023   Thelonious Monk - Brilliance

The Jazz Couriers

Ronnie Scott (tenor saxophone) Tubby Hayes (tenor saxophone, flute, vibraphone) Terry Shannon (piano) Kenny Napper (bass) Phil Seamen (drums)
London, England, June 26, July 2, 1959
If This Isn't LoveTempo (E) TAP 26
Easy To Love-
Whisper Not-
Autumn Leaves-
Too Close For Comfort-
Yesterdays-
Love Walked In-
* Tempo (E) TAP 26   The Jazz Couriers - The Last Word
= Jazzland JLP 34, JLP 934   The Jazz Couriers - The Message From Britain

Billy Taylor Octet

Phil Bodner, Herbie Mann, Frank Wess (flute) Jerome Richardson (flute -1/3) Bill Slapin (flute -4,5) Billy Taylor (piano) Tom Williams (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Chino Pozo (congas)
NYC, July 20, 1959
1.The Song Is EndedRiverside RLP 12-306
2.Back Home-
3.One For The Woofer-
4.Cool Bongos-
5.Blues Shutters-
* Riverside RLP 12-306, RLP 1151; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1830-2   Billy Taylor With Four Flutes

Chet Baker Septet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Herbie Mann (flute, tenor saxophone) Zoot Sims (tenor,alto saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Bill Evans (piano) Earl May (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums)
NYC, July 21, 1959
I Could Have Danced All NightRiverside RLP 12-307
Thank Heaven For Little Girls-
I Talk To The Trees-
Show Me-
* Riverside RLP 12-307, RLP 1152; Original Jazz Classics OJC 137, OJCCD 137-2   Chet Baker Plays The Best Of Lerner And Loewe

Chet Baker Septet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Herbie Mann (flute, tenor saxophone) Zoot Sims (tenor,alto saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Bob Corwin (piano) Earl May (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums)
NYC, July 22, 1959
I've Grown Accustomed To Her FaceRiverside RLP 12-307
The Heather On The Hill-
On The Street Where You Live-
Almost Like Being In Love-
* Riverside RLP 12-307, RLP 1152; Original Jazz Classics OJC 137, OJCCD 137-2   Chet Baker Plays The Best Of Lerner And Loewe

Billy Taylor Octet

Jerome Richardson, Jerry Sanfino, Bill Slapin (flute) Herbie Mann (flute -1/3) Seldon Powell (flute -4) Billy Taylor (piano) Tom Williams (bass) Albert Heath (drums) Chino Pozo (congas)
NYC, July 24, 1959
1.St. ThomasRiverside RLP 12-306
2.Oh, Lady Be Good-
3.How About You-
4.No Parking-
* Riverside RLP 12-306, RLP 1151; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1830-2   Billy Taylor With Four Flutes

Woody Herman And His Orchestra

Nat Adderley (cornet -4/6) Bernie Glow, Reunald Jones, Marky Markowitz, Red Rodney, Ernie Royal (trumpet -1/3) Jimmy Cleveland, Jim Dahl, Frank Rehak (trombone -1/3) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone -1/3) Woody Herman (clarinet, alto saxophone, vocals) Sam Marowitz (alto saxophone -1/3) Al Cohn, Dick Hafer, Don Lanphere (tenor saxophone -1/3) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone -4/6) Gene Allen (baritone saxophone -1/3) Eddie Costa (vibraphone -4/6) Nat Pierce (piano) Billy Bauer (guitar -1/3) Barry Galbraith (guitar -4/6) Milt Hinton (bass) Don Lamond (drums)
NYC, July 31, 1959
1.The Devil And The StockerJazzland JLP 17
2.Misery Stay Away From My Door-
3.The Thirteenth InstantSurrey S 1032; Jazzland JLP 17
4.Blues For Indian Jim-
5.The Swinging Machine-
6.Johnny On The Spot-
* Jazzland JLP 17, JLP 917   Woody Herman - The Fourth Herd
* Surrey S 1032   Woody Herman And His Orchestra

Woody Herman And His Orchestra

Nat Adderley (cornet -4/6) Burt Collins, Reunald Jones, Marky Markowitz, Red Rodney, Ernie Royal (trumpet -1/3) Jimmy Cleveland, Jim Dahl, Frank Rehak (trombone -1/3) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone -1/3) Woody Herman (clarinet, alto saxophone, vocals) Sam Marowitz (alto saxophone -1/3) Al Cohn, Dick Hafer, Don Lanphere (tenor saxophone -1/3) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone -4/6) Gene Allen (baritone saxophone -1/3) Eddie Costa (vibraphone -4/6) Nat Pierce (piano) Billy Bauer (guitar -1/3) Barry Galbraith (guitar -4/6) Milt Hinton (bass) Don Lamond (drums)
NYC, August 1, 1959
1.Lament For LindaSurrey S 1032; Jazzland JLP 17
2.Summer Nights-
3.The Magpie-
4.PanatelaSurrey S 1032; Jazzland JLP 17, JLP 1001
5.In A Misty MoodSurrey S 1032; Jazzland JLP 17
6.Catty Corner-
* Jazzland JLP 17, JLP 917   Woody Herman - The Fourth Herd
* Jazzland JLP 1001   Various Artists - The Stars Of Jazz 1961
* Surrey S 1032   Woody Herman And His Orchestra

Johnny Griffin Sextet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet -2/6) Julian Priester (trombone -2/6) Johnny Griffin (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano -2/6) Sam Jones (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
NYC, August 4 & 5, 1959
1.Lonely OneRiverside RLP 12-304
2.Olive Refractions-
3.The Message-
4.63rd Street Theme-
5.Playmates-
6.Venus And The Moon-
* Riverside RLP 12-304, RLP 1149; Jazzland JLP 93, JLP 993; Original Jazz Classics OJC 136, OJCCD 136-2   Johnny Griffin - The Little Giant

Oscar Pettiford And His Scandinavian Trio

Louis Hjulmand (vibraphone) Jan Johansson (piano -1,2,4) Oscar Pettiford (bass)
Copenhagen, Denmark, August 22, 1959
1. DB57-2Fru BruelDebut (D) DEP 47; Fantasy LP 6010
2. DB58-2I Succumb To Temptation-
3. DB59Blue Brothers (Blue Bros I)Debut (D) DEP 48; Jazzland JLP 64; Debut (D) DEB 135
4. DB60There'll Never Be Another YouDebut (D) DEP 48; Jazzland JLP 64
* Fantasy LP 6010, LP 86010; America (F) 30 AM 6060   Oscar Pettiford - My Little Cello
= Original Jazz Classics OJC 112, OJCCD 1926-2   The New Oscar Pettiford Sextet
* Jazzland JLP 64, JLP 964   Oscar Pettiford - Last Recordings By The Late Great Bassist
* Debut (D) DEB 135   Hjulmand & Botschinsky Featuring Oscar Pettiford - Blue Bros
* Debut (D) DEP 47   Oscar Pettiford And His Scandinavian Trio
* Debut (D) DEP 48   Oscar Pettiford And His Scandinavian Trio

Chet Baker Sextet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Glauco Masetti (alto saxophone) Gianni Basso (tenor saxophone) Renato Sellani (piano) Franco Cerri (bass) Gene Voctory (drums)
Milan, Italy, September 25, 1959
Lady BirdJazzland JLP 18
* Jazzland JLP 18, JLP 918; Original Jazz Classics OJC 370, OJCCD 370-2   Chet Baker In Milan

Chet Baker Sextet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Glauco Masetti (alto saxophone) Gianni Basso (tenor saxophone) Renato Sellani (piano) Franco Cerri (bass) Gene Voctory (drums): same personnel
Milan, Italy, September 26, 1959
Cheryl BluesJazzland JLP 18
Tune Up-
Line For Lyons-
* Jazzland JLP 18, JLP 918; Original Jazz Classics OJC 370, OJCCD 370-2   Chet Baker In Milan

Chet Baker Octet With Strings

Chet Baker (trumpet) Mario Pezzotta (trombone) Glauco Masetti (alto saxophone) Gianni Basso (tenor saxophone) Fausto Papetti (baritone saxophone) Giulio Libano (piano, celeste) Franco Cerri (bass) Gene Voctory (drums) unidentified strings, Len Mercer (arranger, conductor)
Milan, Italy, September 28, 1959
The Song Is YouJazzland JLP 21
Angel Eyes-
When I Fall In Love-
Deep In A Dream-
* Jazzland JLP 21, JLP 921; Original Jazz Classics OJC 492, OJCCD 492-2; Jazzland (J) VICJ 235588   Chet Baker With Fifty Italian Strings

Blue Mitchell Sextet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone -1,2,5,6,8,9) Jimmy Heath (tenor saxophone -1,2,5,6,8,9) Wynton Kelly (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
NYC, September 28, 1959
1.Minor VampRiverside RLP 12-309; Milestone M 47055
2.The HeadRiverside RLP 12-309
3.The Way You Look Tonight-
4.Park Avenue PetiteRiverside RLP 12-309; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 6009-2
5.Top ShelfRiverside RLP 12-309; Original Jazz Classics OJC 6009
6.Waverley StreetRiverside RLP 12-309; Milestone M 47055
7.Blue SoulRiverside RLP 12-309; Original Jazz Classics OJC 6009
8.Polka Dots And MoonbeamsRiverside RLP 12-309; Milestone M 47055; Riverside RCD 6021-2
9.Nica's DreamRiverside RLP 12-309; Milestone M 47055
* Riverside RLP 12-309, RLP 1155; Jazzland JLP 90, JLP 990; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 765-2   Blue Mitchell - Blue Soul
* Milestone M 47055   Blue Mitchell - A Blue Time
* Original Jazz Classics OJC 6009, OJCCD 6009-2   Blue Mitchell - Blues On My Mind
* Riverside RCD 6021-2   Blue Mitchell - Plays For Lovers

Chet Baker Octet With Strings

Chet Baker (trumpet) Mario Pezzotta (trombone) Glauco Masetti (alto saxophone) Gianni Basso (tenor saxophone) Fausto Papetti (baritone saxophone) Giulio Libano (piano, celeste) Franco Cerri (bass) Gene Voctory (drums) unidentified strings, Len Mercer (arranger, conductor)
Milan, Italy, September 29, 1959
I Should CareJazzland JLP 21
Goodbye-
Autumn In New York-
My Funny ValentineJazzland (J) VICJ 235588
* Jazzland JLP 21, JLP 921; Original Jazz Classics OJC 492, OJCCD 492-2; Jazzland (J) VICJ 235588   Chet Baker With Fifty Italian Strings

Chet Baker Octet With Strings

Chet Baker (trumpet) Mario Pezzotta (trombone) Glauco Masetti (alto saxophone) Gianni Basso (tenor saxophone) Fausto Papetti (baritone saxophone) Giulio Libano (piano, celeste) Franco Cerri (bass) Gene Voctory (drums) unidentified strings, Len Mercer (arranger, conductor): same personnel
Milan, Italy, October 5, 1959
ForgetfulJazzland JLP 21
Violets For Your Furs-
Street Of Dreams-
* Jazzland JLP 21, JLP 921; Original Jazz Classics OJC 492, OJCCD 492-2; Jazzland (J) VICJ 235588   Chet Baker With Fifty Italian Strings

Wes Montgomery Trio

Mel Rhyne (organ) Wes Montgomery (guitar) Paul Parker (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, October 5, 1959
'Round MidnightRiverside R 45431, RLP 12-310, RS 3039, 12RCD 4408-2
Satin Doll (take 5)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 034-2; Riverside 12RCD 4408-2
Satin Doll (take 7)Riverside RLP 12-310, RS 3036, 12RCD 4408-2
Missile Blues (take 5)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 034-2; Riverside 12RCD 4408-2
Missile Blues (take 6)Riverside RLP 12-310, RLP 494, 12RCD 4408-2
* Riverside RLP 12-310, RLP 1156; Original Jazz Classics OJC 034, OJCCD 034-2   The Wes Montgomery Trio
= Riverside RS 3014   Wes Montgomery - 'Round Midnight
* Riverside RS 3039   The Best Of Wes Montgomery
* Riverside RS 3036   Wes Montgomery - March 6, 1925-June 15, 1968
* Riverside RLP 494, RS 9494; Original Jazz Classics OJC 489, OJCCD 489-2   Wes Montgomery - Guitar On The Go
* Riverside 12RCD 4408-2   Wes Montgomery - The Complete Riverside Recordings
* Riverside R 45431   Wes Montgomery - 'Round Midnight / Yesterdays

Chet Baker Sextet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Glauco Masetti (alto saxophone -1,2) Gianni Basso (tenor saxophone -1,2) Renato Sellani (piano) Franco Cerri (bass) Gene Voctory (drums)
Milan, Italy, October 6, 1959
1.Pent Up HouseJazzland JLP 18
2.Look For The Silver Lining-
3.Indian Summer-
4.My Old Flame-
* Jazzland JLP 18, JLP 918; Original Jazz Classics OJC 370, OJCCD 370-2   Chet Baker In Milan

Wes Montgomery Trio

Mel Rhyne (organ) Wes Montgomery (guitar) Paul Parker (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, October 6, 1959
YesterdaysRiverside R 45431, RLP 12-310, RS 3039, 12RCD 4408-2
The End Of A Love AffairRiverside RLP 12-310, 12RCD 4408-2
Whisper Not-
Ecaroh (Ecorah)-
Too Late Now-
JinglesRiverside RLP 12-310, RS 3036, 12RCD 4408-2
* Riverside RLP 12-310, RLP 1156; Original Jazz Classics OJC 034, OJCCD 034-2   The Wes Montgomery Trio
= Riverside RS 3014   Wes Montgomery - 'Round Midnight
* Riverside RS 3039   The Best Of Wes Montgomery
* Riverside RS 3036   Wes Montgomery - March 6, 1925-June 15, 1968
* Riverside 12RCD 4408-2   Wes Montgomery - The Complete Riverside Recordings
* Riverside R 45431   Wes Montgomery - 'Round Midnight / Yesterdays

Cannonball Adderley Quintet

Nat Adderley (cornet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Bobby Timmons (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
"The Jazz Workshop", San Francisco, CA, October 18 & 20, 1959
This HereRiverside R 45432, REP 3211, RLP 12-311, RLP 416
Spontaneous CombustionRiverside RLP 12-311
Hi-Fly-
You Got It!-
Straight, No ChaserMilestone M 47039; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 035-2
Bohemia After DarkRiverside RLP 12-311
* Riverside RLP 12-311, RLP 1157; Original Jazz Classics OJC 035, OJCCD 035-2   The Cannonball Adderley Quintet In San Francisco
* Riverside RLP 416, RS 9416   Cannonball Adderley Greatest Hits
* Milestone M 47039   Cannonball Adderley - Coast To Coast
* Riverside REP 3211   The Cannonball Adderley Quintet In San Francisco
* Riverside R 45432   Cannonball Adderley - This Here, Part 1&2

Thelonious Monk Solo

Thelonious Monk (piano)
live in San Francisco, CA, October 20, 1959
Blue MonkRiverside R 45434, RLP 12-312, RLP 483/484
Ruby, My DearRiverside RLP 12-312
Round Lights-
Everything Happens To Me-
Pannonica-
There's Danger In Your Eyes, Cherie (take 2)-
There's Danger In Your Eyes, Cherie (take 1)Milestone M 47004; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 231-2
* Riverside RLP 12-312, RLP 1158; Original Jazz Classics OJC 231, OJCCD 231-2   Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Alone In San Francisco
= Milestone M 47004   Thelonious Monk - Pure Monk
* Riverside RLP 483/484, RS 9483/9484   The Thelonious Monk Story
* Riverside R 45434   Thelonious Monk - Blue Monk / Remember

Thelonious Monk Solo

Thelonious Monk (piano): same personnel
live in San Francisco, CA, October 21, 1959
You Took The Words Right Out Of My HeartRiverside RLP 12-312
Bluehawk-
RememberRiverside R 45434, RLP 12-312
ReflectionsRiverside RLP 12-312
* Riverside RLP 12-312, RLP 1158; Original Jazz Classics OJC 231, OJCCD 231-2   Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Alone In San Francisco
= Milestone M 47004   Thelonious Monk - Pure Monk
* Riverside R 45434   Thelonious Monk - Blue Monk / Remember

Bev Kelly

Harry Edison (trumpet -9/11) Jerome Richardson (tenor saxophone, flute -5/8) Jimmy Jones (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Roy Haynes (drums -1/4) Osie Johnson (drums -5/8) Johnny Cresci (drums -9/11) Bev Kelly (vocals)
NYC, October 27, 28 & 30, 1959
1.I'm Gonna Laugh You Right Out Of My LifeRiverside RLP 12-328
2.Weak For The Man-
3.Gloomy Sunday-
4.Away From Me-
5.My Ship-
6.Love Look Away-
7.Fool That I Am-
8.Thursday's Child-
9.Lost April-
10.Lonelyville-
11.Love Locked Out-
* Riverside RLP 12-328, RLP 1182; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1798-2   Bev Kelly - Love Locked Out

Philly Joe Jones Septet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Julian Priester (trombone) Bill Barron (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Dolo Coker as Charles Coker (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
NYC, November 17, 1959
Battery BluesRiverside RLP 12-313; Milestone M 47016
Joe's DebutRiverside RLP 12-313
Joe's Delight-
Julia-
I'll Never Be The Same-
* Riverside RLP 12-313, RLP 1159; Original Jazz Classics OJC 484, OJCCD 484-2   Philly Joe Jones - Showcase
* Milestone M 47016   Art Blakey/Max Roach/Elvin Jones/Philly Joe Jones - The Big Beat

Philly Joe Jones Sextet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet -1,3,4) Julian Priester (trombone -1,3,4) Bill Barron (tenor saxophone -1,3,4) Sonny Clark (piano -1,3,4) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums -1,3,4, drums, piano -2)
NYC, November 18, 1959
1.Minor ModeRiverside RLP 12-313
2.Gwen-
3.GoneRiverside RLP 12-313; Milestone M 47016
4.InterpretationRiverside RLP 12-313
* Riverside RLP 12-313, RLP 1159; Original Jazz Classics OJC 484, OJCCD 484-2   Philly Joe Jones - Showcase
* Milestone M 47016   Art Blakey/Max Roach/Elvin Jones/Philly Joe Jones - The Big Beat

Jimmy Heath Sextet

Nat Adderley (cornet -1/5) Curtis Fuller (trombone -1/5) Jimmy Heath (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
NYC, November 27, 1959
1.Who Needs ItRiverside RLP 12-314
2.For All We Know-
3.Newkeep-
4.Nice People-
5.For Minors Only-
6.I Can Make You Love Me-
7.Don't You Know I Care-
* Riverside RLP 12-314, RLP 1160; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1828-2   Jimmy Heath - The Thumper

Jimmy Heath Sextet

Nat Adderley (cornet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Jimmy Heath (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
NYC, November 30, 1959
Two TeesRiverside RLP 12-314
The Thumper-
* Riverside RLP 12-314, RLP 1160; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1828-2   Jimmy Heath - The Thumper

Bill Evans Trio

Bill Evans (piano) Scott LaFaro (bass) Paul Motian (drums)
NYC, December 28, 1959
Come Rain Or Come Shine (take 4)Riverside RCD 30678
Come Rain Or Come Shine (take 5)Riverside RLP 12-315, RLP 1162; Prestige P 24052
Autumn Leaves (take 9) (mono take)Riverside RLP 12-315; Milestone M 47034; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 088-2; Riverside RCD 30678
Autumn Leaves (stereo take)Riverside RLP 1162
WitchcraftRiverside RLP 12-315, RLP 1162
When I Fall In Love-
Peri's ScopeRiverside R 45435, RLP 12-315, RLP 1162
What Is This Thing Called Love-
Spring Is HereRiverside RLP 12-315, RLP 1162
Someday My Prince Will Come-
Blue In Green (take 3)-
Blue In Green (take 1)Riverside RCD 30678
Blue In Green (take 2)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 088-2; Riverside RCD 30678
* Riverside RLP 12-315   Bill Evans - Portrait In Jazz
* Riverside RLP 1162; Original Jazz Classics OJC 088, OJCCD 088-2; Riverside RCD 30678   Bill Evans - Portrait In Jazz
= Milestone M 47034   Bill Evans - Spring Leaves
* Prestige P 24052   Various Artists - Piano Giants
* Riverside R 45435   Bill Evans - Peri's Scope / What Is This Thing Called Love

Charlie Byrd

Wallace Mann (flute -1,4,7,10) Richard White (oboe -1,4,7,10) Kenneth Pasmanick (bassoon -1,4,7,10) Buck Hill (tenor saxophone -3,6,12) Charlie Schneer (piano -9,11,12) Charlie Byrd (guitar) Keter Betts (bass -1,3,6,7,9,11,12) Bertell Knox (drums -1,3,6,7,9,11,12) Ginny Byrd (vocals -2,5,9,11)
Washington, DC, 1959
1.Swing '59Offbeat OLP 3005
2.You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To-
3.Showboat Shuffle-
4.Love Letters-
5.Cross Your Heart-
6.Keter's Dirty Blues-
7.You're A Sweetheart-
8.Stars Fell On Alabama-
9.A Long Way From St. Louis-
10.Wait Till You See Her-
11.Georgia-
12.Copacabana-
* Offbeat OLP 3005   Charlie Byrd - Jazz At The Showboat, Vol. 2: Byrd In The Wind
= Riverside RLP 449, RS 9449   Charlie Byrd - Byrd In The Wind
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1086-2   Charlie Byrd Trio And Woodwinds - Byrd In The Wind

Abbey Lincoln

Tommy Turrentine (trumpet) Julian Priester (trombone) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano) Bob Boswell (bass) Max Roach (drums) Abbey Lincoln (vocals)
NYC, 1959
Afro BlueRiverside RLP 12-308
Let Up-
Laugh Clown Laugh-
Long As You're Living-
* Riverside RLP 12-308, RLP 1153; Original Jazz Classics OJC 069, OJCCD 069-2   Abbey Lincoln - Abbey Is Blue

Sermons With Congregation Of New Bethel Baptist Church

Aretha Franklin (vocals) and others
New Bethel Baptist Church, Detroit MI, 1959
There Is A Fountain Filled With BloodBattle BLP 6105
Precious Lord I/II-
You Grow Closer-
Never Grow Old-
* Battle BLP 6105   Sammy Bryant/Aretha Franklin/Rev. C.L. Franklin - Spirituals