Tommy Flanagan Discography

1950 (age 20)

Kenny Burrell And The Four Sharps

Yusef Lateef (tenor sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano, vibes) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Billy Burrell or Al Jackson (bass) Elvin Jones or Hindel Butts (drums)
Detroit, MI, circa 1950
Kenny's SoundJ-V-B 58
My Funny Valentine-
* J-V-B 58   Kenny Burrell - Kenny's Sound / My Funny Valentine

1956

Thad Jones Quintet

Thad Jones (trumpet) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
Audio-Video Studios, NYC, March 12, 1956
ScratchBlue Note rejected; Mosaic rejected

Kenny Burrell Quintet

Frank Foster (tenor sax -1/4,7) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
Audio-Video Studios, NYC, March 12, 1956
1. tk.10PhinupiBlue Note BLP 1543
2. tk.13Now See How You Are-
3. tk.27How About You-
4. tk.42My Heart Stood StillBlue Note (J) GXF-3070, (J) BNJ-61008/10
5. tk.43CheetaBlue Note BLP 1543
6. tk.64Moten Swing-
7.All The Things You Arerejected
* Blue Note BLP 1543, BST 81543 (pseudo stereo)   Kenny Burrell, Vol. 2
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3070, (J) GXK-8155   Kenny Burrell - Swingin'
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series

Thad Jones Sextet

Thad Jones (trumpet) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
Audio-Video Studios, NYC, March 13, 1956
tk.3TariffBlue Note BLP 1513
tk.14Blue Room-
tk.28Scratch-
tk.30Zec-
* Blue Note BLP 1513   Thad Jones - Detroit-New York Junction
= Mosaic MQ5-172, MD3-172   The Complete Blue Note/UA/Roulette Recordings Of Thad Jones

Miles Davis Quintet

Miles Davis (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 16, 1956
864In Your Own Sweet WayPrestige PRLP 7044, PR 7847
865No Line-
866Weird Blues-
* Prestige PRLP 7044; Original Jazz Classics OJC-071, OJCCD-071-2; Prestige PR 24022   Miles Davis - Collector's Items
* Prestige PR 7847   Miles Davis - Oleo

Kenny Clarke Quintet

Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, April 30, 1956
69191Cotton TailSavoy MG 12083, SJL 1111
69193Your Host-
69194TricotismSavoy SJL 1111
69195Tom's ThumbSavoy MG 12083, SJL 1111
* Savoy MG 12083   Various Artists - Jazzmen Detroit
* Savoy SJL 1111   Kenny Clarke Meets The Detroit Jazzmen

Kenny Clarke Quintet

Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums): same personnel
NYC, May 9, 1956
69204You Turned The Tables On MeSavoy MG 12083, SJL 1111
69205Afternoon In Paris-
69206Apothegh-
* Savoy MG 12083   Various Artists - Jazzmen Detroit
* Savoy SJL 1111   Kenny Clarke Meets The Detroit Jazzmen

Sahib Shihab's Sextet

Eddie Bert (trombone) Sahib Shihab (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Carl Pruitt (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, May 17, 1956
CO55945Hum-BugEpic LN 3339
CO55946Southern Exposure-
* Epic LN 3339; Fontana (E) TFL 5008   Hank Jones, Conte Candoli, Milt Hinton, Sahib Shihab, Ronnie Bright, Barry Galbraith, Jimmy Cleveland, Gene Quill, Ray Bryant, Osie Johnson - After Hours Jazz

Kenny Burrell Quintet

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Candido (congas -2/4)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 29, 1956
1. tk.2Fugue 'N' BluesBlue Note BLP 1523
2. tk.3Takeela-
3. tk.6DelilahBlue Note 45-1653, BLP 1523
4. tk.7Get HappyBlue Note BLP 1543
* Blue Note BLP 1523, BST 81523 (pseudo stereo)   Introducing Kenny Burrell
* Blue Note BLP 1543, BST 81543 (pseudo stereo)   Kenny Burrell, Vol. 2
* Blue Note 45-1653   Kenny Burrell - Delilah / This Time The Dream's On Me

Kenny Burrell Quintet

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Candido (congas -1,2)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 30, 1956
1. tk.11Blues For SkeeterBlue Note BLP 1523
2. tk.13This Time The Dream's On MeBlue Note 45-1653, BLP 1523
3. tk.16Weaver Of DreamsBlue Note BLP 1523
* Blue Note BLP 1523, BST 81523 (pseudo stereo)   Introducing Kenny Burrell
* Blue Note 45-1653   Kenny Burrell - Delilah / This Time The Dream's On Me

Oscar Pettiford And His Orchestra

Art Farmer, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Dave Amram, Julius Watkins (French horn) Gigi Gryce (alto sax) Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax, flute) Danny Bank (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, June 11, 1956
5246Nica's TempoABC-Paramount ABC-135
5247Deep Passion-
* ABC-Paramount ABC-135   The Oscar Pettiford Orchestra In Hi-Fi
= Impulse! GRD-143   Oscar Pettiford - Deep Passion

Oscar Pettiford And His Orchestra

Art Farmer, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Dave Amram, Julius Watkins (French horn) Gigi Gryce (alto sax) Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax, flute) Danny Bank (baritone sax) Janet Putnam (harp -1/3) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Whitey Mitchell (bass -1) Oscar Pettiford (bass, cello) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, June 12, 1956
1. 5248Smoke SignalABC-Paramount ABC-135
2. 5249Sunrise, Sunset-
3. 5250Speculationunissued
4. 5251Not So SleepyABC-Paramount ABC-135
5. 5252Perdido-
* ABC-Paramount ABC-135   The Oscar Pettiford Orchestra In Hi-Fi
= Impulse! GRD-143   Oscar Pettiford - Deep Passion

Phil Woods Septet

Donald Byrd, Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Gene Quill, Phil Woods (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 15, 1956
914The Stanley StomperPrestige PRLP 7046
915Cool Aid-
916Pairing Off-
917Suddenly It's Spring-
* Prestige PRLP 7046; Original Jazz Classics OJC-092, OJCCD-092-2   Phil Woods Septet - Pairing Off
= Prestige P-24065   Phil Woods - Altology

Oscar Pettiford And His Orchestra

Art Farmer, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Dave Amram, Julius Watkins (French horn) Gigi Gryce (alto sax) Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax, flute) David Kurtzer (baritone sax) Janet Putnam (harp -3,4) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass, cello) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, June 19, 1956
1. 5250ASpeculationABC-Paramount ABC-135
2. 5253Two French Fries-
3. 5254The Pendulum At Falcon's Lair-
4. 5255The Gentle Art Of Love-
* ABC-Paramount ABC-135   The Oscar Pettiford Orchestra In Hi-Fi
= Impulse! GRD-143   Oscar Pettiford - Deep Passion

Sonny Rollins Quartet

Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 22, 1956
918You Don't Know What Love IsPrestige PRLP 7079, P-24050
919St. ThomasPrestige 45-108, PRLP 7079, PR 24004, P-24050
920Strode RodePrestige PRLP 7079, PR 24004, P-24050
921Blue SevenPrestige PRLP 7079, P-24050
922Moritat (aka Mack The Knife)Prestige 45-173, PRLP 7079, P-24050
* Prestige PRLP 7079, PR 7326; Original Jazz Classics OJC-291, OJCCD-291-2   Sonny Rollins - Saxophone Colossus
* Prestige P-24050   Sonny Rollins - Saxophone Colossus And More
* Prestige PR 24004   Sonny Rollins
* Prestige 45-108   Sonny Rollins - St. Thomas, Part 1 & 2
* Prestige 45-173   Sonny Rollins - The Stopper / Moritat

Thad Jones Sextet

Thad Jones (trumpet) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 9, 1956
Billie-DooBlue Note rejected
Let's-
In A Mellow Tone-
Thedia-

J.J. Johnson Quintet

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, July 27, 1956
CO56315Chasin' The BirdColumbia CL 935; Mosaic MQ11-169
CO56316Naptown U.S.A.-
CO56317It Might As Well Be Spring-
* Columbia CL 935   J.J. Johnson - J Is For Jazz
* Mosaic MQ11-169, MD7-169   The Complete Columbia J.J. Johnson Small Group Sessions

Bobby Jaspar Quartet

Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute, clarinet, alto flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Nobil Totah (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Paris, France, November 12, 1956
How Deep Is The OceanColumbia (F) FPX 123
Clarinescapade-
Tutti Frutti-
What's New-
Spring Is Here-
* Columbia (F) FPX 123   Bobby Jaspar - Clarinescapade

Bobby Jaspar Quartet

Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute, clarinet, alto flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Nobil Totah (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
Paris, France, November 14, 1956
I Remember YouColumbia (F) FPX 123
Wee Dot-
I Won't Dance-
* Columbia (F) FPX 123   Bobby Jaspar - Clarinescapade

1957

The Prestige All Stars

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Frank Foster (tenor sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 4, 1957
1049C.P.W.Status ST 8317; Prestige PR 7448; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-456-2
1050Slim JimPrestige PRLP 7081
1051Say Listen-
1052A.T.-
1053All Day LongPrestige PRLP 7081, PR 7298; Bluesville BVLP 1009
* Status ST 8317   Various Artists - Body And Soul
* Prestige PR 7448   The Best Of Kenny Burrell
* Prestige PRLP 7081; Original Jazz Classics OJC-456, OJCCD-456-2   The Prestige All Stars - All Day Long
= Prestige PRLP 7277   Kenny Burrell - All Day Long
= Prestige PR 24025   Kenny Burrell - All Day Long And All Night Long
* Prestige PR 7298   The Prestige All Stars - Prestige/Groovy Goodies, Vol. 1
* Bluesville BVLP 1009   Various Artists - Soul Jazz, Vol. 1

Thad Jones Sextet

Thad Jones (trumpet) Henry Coker (trombone -2/4) Frank Wess (tenor sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, January 6, 1957
1.Bird SongPeriod SPL 1208
2.Cat Meets Chick-
3.Quiet Sip-
4.Ballad Medley: Flamingo / If You Are Mine / I'm Through With Love / Love Walked InPeriod SPL 1204; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1919-2
* Period SPL 1208; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1919-2   Thad Jones - Mad Thad
* Period SPL 1204   Sonny Rollins, Thad Jones - Sonny Rollins Plays

J.J. Johnson Quintet

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Red Hill Inn", NJ, January 26, 1957
Jay's OriginalQueen-disc (It) Q-046
It's All Right With Me-
Undecided-
* Queen-disc (It) Q-046   Mr. Jay Jay Johnson - Live!

J.J. Johnson Quintet

J.J. Johnson (trombone -1,3/5) Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute -1,2,4,5) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, January 29, 1957
1. CO57273Bird SongColumbia CL 1084; Mosaic MQ11-169
2. CO57274It Could Happen To You-
3. CO57275Our Love Is Here To Stay-
4. CO57276Blue Haze-
5. CO56830I Should Care (remake)Columbia CL 973; Mosaic MQ11-169
* Columbia CL 1084   J.J. Johnson - Dial J.J. Five
* Mosaic MQ11-169, MD7-169   The Complete Columbia J.J. Johnson Small Group Sessions
* Columbia CL 973   J.J. Johnson And Kai Winding - Jay And Kai

J.J. Johnson Quintet

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, January 31, 1957
CO57277BarbadosColumbia CL 1084; Mosaic MQ11-169
CO57278In A Little Provincial Town-
CO57279Cette Chose-
CO56833Joey, Joey, Joey (remake)Playboy PB 1529/30; Mosaic MQ11-169
* Columbia CL 1084   J.J. Johnson - Dial J.J. Five
* Mosaic MQ11-169, MD7-169   The Complete Columbia J.J. Johnson Small Group Sessions
* Playboy PB 1529/30   The Playboy Jazz All Stars

Kenny Burrell Quintet

Cecil Payne (baritone sax -1,3,4,6,7) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Doug Watkins (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 1, 1957
1. 1071PerceptionsPrestige PRLP 7088
2. 1072Carolunissued
3. 1073Drum BoogiePrestige 45-308, PRLP 7088
4. 1074Kenny's Soundunissued
5. 1075All Of YouPrestige PRLP 7088
6. 1076Strictly Confidential-
7. 1077Don't Cry BabyPrestige 45-110, 45-308, PRLP 7088
* Prestige PRLP 7088; Original Jazz Classics OJC-019, OJCCD-019-2   Kenny Burrell
= Prestige PR 7308   Kenny Burrell - Blue Moods
* Prestige 45-308   Kenny Burrell - Don't Cry Baby / Drum Boogie
* Prestige 45-110   Kenny Burrell - Don't Cry Baby, Part 1 & 2

J.J. Johnson Quintet

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Cafe Bohemia", NYC, February 2, 1957
OverdriveQueen-disc (It) Q-046
Angel Eyes-
Bags' Groove-
* Queen-disc (It) Q-046   Mr. Jay Jay Johnson - Live!

Thad Jones Sextet

Thad Jones (trumpet) Benny Powell (trombone) Gigi Gryce (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 2, 1957
tk.5Slipped AgainBlue Note BLP 1546
tk.6Going Off StageMosaic MQ5-172
tk.9Let'sBlue Note BLP 1546
tk.10Ill Wind-
tk.14Thadrack-
* Blue Note BLP 1546   The Magnificent Thad Jones, Vol. 3
= Mosaic MQ5-172, MD3-172   The Complete Blue Note/UA/Roulette Recordings Of Thad Jones

Jazz Lab

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Benny Powell (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Don Butterfield (tuba) Gigi Gryce (alto sax) Sahib Shihab (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
NYC, February 4, 1957
CO57304Nica's TempoColumbia CL 998
CO57305Smoke SignalColumbia CL 1020
CO57306SpeculationColumbia CL 998
* Columbia CL 998   Don Byrd, Gigi Gryce - Jazz Lab
* Columbia CL 1020   Various Artists - Jazz Omnibus

Jazz Lab

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Gigi Gryce (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
NYC, February 5, 1957
CO57307Over The RainbowColumbia CL 998
CO57308Sans Souci-
* Columbia CL 998   Don Byrd, Gigi Gryce - Jazz Lab

Bobby Jaspar Quintet

Bobby Jaspar (flute) Eddie Costa (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 12, 1957
1140SolaciumPrestige PRLP 7124
1141Flute Bass Blues-
1142Flute Bob-
* Prestige PRLP 7124; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1084-2   Herbie Mann, Bobby Jaspar - Flute Flight

Jazz Lab

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Benny Powell (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Don Butterfield (tuba) Gigi Gryce (alto sax) Sahib Shihab (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
NYC, March 13, 1957
CO57309Blue ConceptColumbia CL 998
* Columbia CL 998   Don Byrd, Gigi Gryce - Jazz Lab

Herbie Mann - Bobby Jaspar Sextet

Herbie Mann (flute, alto flute, tenor sax) Bobby Jaspar (flute, tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Joe Puma (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 21, 1957
1149Chasin' The BirdPrestige PRLP 7101, PR 7432
1150Bo-DoPrestige PRLP 7124, PR 7432
1151Somewhere ElsePrestige PRLP 7101, PR 7432
1152Let's MarchPrestige 45-113, PRLP 7101
1153Tel AvivPrestige PRLP 7101
1154Tutti FluteePrestige 45-416, PRLP 7124, PR 7432
* Prestige PRLP 7101; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-760-2   Herbie Mann, Bobby Jaspar - Flute Souffle
* Prestige PR 7432   The Best Of Herbie Mann
* Prestige PRLP 7124; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1084-2   Herbie Mann, Bobby Jaspar - Flute Flight
* Prestige 45-113   Herbie Mann - Let's March, Part 1 & 2
* Prestige 45-416   Herbie Mann - Tutti Flutee, Part 1 & 2

A.K. Salim Octet

Johnny Coles (trumpet) Buster Cooper (trombone) Johnny Griffin (tenor sax) Howard Austin (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) A.K. Salim (arranger, conductor)
NYC, April 5, 1957
SAK70001A Private CloudSavoy MG 12115
SAK70002Dejeuner-
SAK70003Back Talk-
SAK70004D Minor Dipper-
* Savoy MG 12115   Yusef Lateef, A.K. Salim - Stablemates

J.J. Johnson Quartet

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Columbia Studios, Studio A, NYC, April 11, 1957
CO57801I've Got You Under My SkinColumbia CL 1020; Mosaic MQ11-169
CO57802Harvey's HouseColumbia CL 1030; Mosaic MQ11-169
CO57803Nickels And Dimes-
CO57804That Tired Routine Called Love-
CO57805For Heaven's Sake-
CO57806Paul's Pal-
* Columbia CL 1020   Various Artists - Jazz Omnibus
* Mosaic MQ11-169, MD7-169   The Complete Columbia J.J. Johnson Small Group Sessions
* Columbia CL 1030   J.J. Johnson - First Place

J.J. Johnson Quartet

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Max Roach (drums): same personnel
Columbia Studios, Studio A, NYC, April 12, 1957
CO57807-4It's Only A Paper MoonColumbia CL 1030; Mosaic MQ11-169
CO57808-1Out Of My DreamsMosaic MQ11-169
CO57809-1CommutationColumbia CL 1030; Mosaic MQ11-169
CO57810-2God Bless The ChildMosaic MQ11-169
CO57811-5Be My LoveColumbia CL 1030; Mosaic MQ11-169
* Columbia CL 1030   J.J. Johnson - First Place
* Mosaic MQ11-169, MD7-169   The Complete Columbia J.J. Johnson Small Group Sessions

The Prestige All Stars

Idrees Sulieman (trumpet -1/3,5) John Coltrane (tenor sax -1/3,5) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar -1/3,5) Doug Watkins (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 18, 1957
1. 1194EclypsoNew Jazz NJLP 8217
2. 1195Solacium-
3. 1196Minor Mishap-
4. 1197How Long Has This Been Going On-
5. 1198Tommy's Time-
* New Jazz NJLP 8217; Original Jazz Classics OJC-079, OJCCD-079-2   Tommy Flanagan, John Coltrane, Kenny Burrell - The Cats
= Prestige P-24059   John Coltrane/Kenny Burrell

J.J. Johnson Quartet

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, April 26, 1957
CO57724-1Cry Me A RiverColumbia CL 1030; Mosaic MQ11-169
CO57725-4Hello, Young LoversColumbia CL 1303; Playboy PB 1959; Mosaic MQ11-169
CO57726-5100 ProofColumbia CL 1303; Mosaic MQ11-169
CO57727-2What's NewColumbia CL 1303; Playboy PB 1958; Mosaic MQ11-169
* Columbia CL 1030   J.J. Johnson - First Place
* Mosaic MQ11-169, MD7-169   The Complete Columbia J.J. Johnson Small Group Sessions
* Columbia CL 1303, CS 8109   J.J. Johnson - Blue Trombone
* Playboy PB 1959   The Playboy Jazz All Stars, Vol. 3
* Playboy PB 1958   The Playboy Jazz All Stars, Vol. 2

J.J. Johnson Quartet

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Max Roach (drums): same personnel
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, May 3, 1957
CO57909-5KevColumbia CL 1303; Mosaic MQ11-169
CO57910-5Gone With The Wind-
CO57911Blue Trombone, Part 1Columbia CL 1303
CO57912Blue Trombone, Part 2-
CO57811-1/2Blue Trombone, Part 1 & 2Mosaic MQ11-169
* Columbia CL 1303, CS 8109   J.J. Johnson - Blue Trombone
* Mosaic MQ11-169, MD7-169   The Complete Columbia J.J. Johnson Small Group Sessions

J.J. Johnson Quintet

J.J. Johnson (trombone -1,2,4) Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute -1,2,4) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, May 14, 1957
1. CO57944-1Come Rain Or Come ShineMosaic MQ11-169
2. CO57945-6Tea PotColumbia CL 1084; Mosaic MQ11-169
3. CO57946-2So Sorry Please-
4. CO57947-3Old Devil Moon-
* Mosaic MQ11-169, MD7-169   The Complete Columbia J.J. Johnson Small Group Sessions
* Columbia CL 1084   J.J. Johnson - Dial J.J. Five

Paul Chambers Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet -1/6) Clifford Jordan (tenor sax -1/6) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 19, 1957
1. tk.3Four StringsBlue Note BLP 1564
2. tk.4Four Strings (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 8 52441 2
3. tk.8Minor Run-DownBlue Note BLP 1564
4. tk.9Beauteous-
5. tk.12What's New-
6. tk.15The Hand Of Love-
7. tk.16Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise-
* Blue Note BLP 1564, 7243 8 52441 2   Paul Chambers Quintet

Milt Jackson Sextet

Bobby Jaspar (flute) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Percy Heath (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
NYC, May 21, 1957
2550Bags' New GrooveAtlantic LP 1294, SD 2-319; Playboy PB 1959
2551Connie's BluesAtlantic LP 1294
2552Lauraunissued
* Atlantic LP 1294, SD 1294   Milt Jackson - Bags And Flutes
* Atlantic SD 2-319   The Art Of Milt Jackson - The Atlantic Years
* Playboy PB 1959   The Playboy Jazz All Stars, Vol. 3

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, August 15, 1957
mr1394Relaxin' At CamarilloMetronome (Swd) MEP 312; Prestige PRLP 7134
mr1393Chelsea Bridge-
mr1399Eclypso-
mr1396Beat's UpMetronome (Swd) MEP 313; Prestige PRLP 7134
mr1398Skal Brothers-
mr1400Little Rock-
mr1392 tk.1VerdandiMetronome (Swd) MEP 311; Prestige PRLP 7134
mr1395 tk.3Dalarna (as Delarna)-
mr1397 tk.2Willow Weep For Me-
tk.2Dalarna (alternate take)Dragon (Swd) DRLP 87; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1033-2
-Verdandi (alternate take)-
tk.1Willow Weep For Me (alternate take)-
* Prestige PRLP 7134, PR 7632; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1033-2   Tommy Flanagan - Overseas
= Dragon (Swd) DRLP 87   Tommy Flanagan Trio In Stockholm 1957
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 312   Tommy Flanagan Trio
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 313   Tommy Flanagan Trio
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 311   Tommy Flanagan Trio

Curtis Fuller - Tommy Flanagan Quintet

Curtis Fuller (trombone) Sonny Redd (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Tucker (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 5, 1957
70107Two TonRegent MG 6055
70108It's Magic-
70109My One And Only Love-
70110They Didn't Believe Me-
70111Soul Station-
70112Club Car-
70113Upper Berth-
* Regent MG 6055; Savoy MG 12209   Curtis Fuller, Tommy Flanagan - Jazz...It's Magic!

John Jenkins - Donald Byrd Sextet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Jenkins (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
NYC, September 10, 1957
70118RockawayRegent MG 6056; Savoy SJL 1114
70119Orpheus-
70120Honey-Chile-
70121Darn That DreamSavoy SJL 1114
70122Star EyesRegent MG 6056; Savoy SJL 1114
* Regent MG 6056; Savoy MG 12201   John Jenkins, Donald Byrd - Jazz Eyes
* Savoy SJL 1114   John Jenkins, Donald Byrd - Star Eyes

Miles Davis Quintet

Miles Davis (trumpet) Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, October 17-30, 1957
All Of YouJazz Unlimited (Swd) JUCD 2050
Four-
* Jazz Unlimited (Swd) JUCD 2050   Miles Davis - Miscellaneous Davis 1955-1957

The Prestige All Stars

Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Alonzo Levister (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 25, 1957
1374Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless ChildNew Jazz NJLP 8202
1375Down By The Riverside-
* New Jazz NJLP 8202; Original Jazz Classics OJC-062, OJCCD-062-2   The Prestige All Stars - Roots

Red Rodney Quintet

Red Rodney (trumpet) Ira Sullivan (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
NYC, November 22, 1957
Star EyesSignal S 1206
You'd Better Go Now-
Stella By Starlight-
* Signal S 1206   Red Rodney 1957
= Savoy MG 12148   Red Rodney - Fiery
= Onyx ORI 204   Red Rodney - The Red Arrow

Red Rodney Quintet

Red Rodney (trumpet) Ira Sullivan (trumpet, tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, November 24, 1957
UbasSignal S 1206
Red Arrow-
Box 2000-
* Signal S 1206   Red Rodney 1957
= Savoy MG 12148   Red Rodney - Fiery
= Onyx ORI 204   Red Rodney - The Red Arrow

1958

Louis Smith Quintet

Louis Smith (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley as "Buckshot La Funke" (alto sax -1,3) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Audio Sonic Sound, NYC, February 9, 1958
1.AndeTransition TRLP 30; Blue Note BLP 1584
2.Star DustTransition TRLP 30; Blue Note 45-1701, BLP 1584
3.Val's BluesTransition TRLP 30; Blue Note BLP 1584
* Transition TRLP 30   Here Comes Louis Smith (not released)
* Blue Note BLP 1584   Here Comes Louis Smith
* Blue Note 45-1701   Louis Smith - Tribute To Brownie / Star Dust

J.J. Johnson Quintet

Nat Adderley (cornet -1/5,7) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, February 19, 1958
1.Tune Up (edited version)Columbia CL 1161
2.Laura (edited version)-
3.Walkin' (edited version)-
4.What Is This Thing Called Love (edited version)-
5.Misterioso (edited version)-
6.My Old Flame (edited version)-
7.Now's The Time (edited version)-
Nat Adderley (cornet -1/4,6,7) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
1. tk.2Now's The TimeMosaic MQ11-169
2. -What Is This Thing Called Love-
3. tk.1Misterioso-
4. tk.3Tune Up-
5. tk.1My Old Flame-
6. tk.3Walkin'-
7. tk.1/2Laura-
* Columbia CL 1161, CS 8009   The J.J. Johnson Quintet - JJ! In Person
* Mosaic MQ11-169, MD7-169   The Complete Columbia J.J. Johnson Small Group Sessions

Kenny Burrell Quintet With John Coltrane

John Coltrane (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 7, 1958
1476LyrestoNew Jazz NJLP 8276
1478Freight TranePrestige 45-281; New Jazz NJLP 8276
1479I Never KnewNew Jazz NJLP 8276
1480Big Paul-
* New Jazz NJLP 8276; Original Jazz Classics OJC-300, OJCCD-300-2   Kenny Burrell And John Coltrane
= Prestige PR 7532   Kenny Burrell Quintet With John Coltrane
= Prestige P-24059   John Coltrane/Kenny Burrell
* Prestige 45-281   Kenny Burrell - Freight Trane, Part 1 & 2

Wilbur Harden Quintet

Wilbur Harden (flugelhorn) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 13, 1958
Wells FargoSavoy MG 12127, SJL 2203
Wells Fargo (alternate take)Savoy SJL 2203
West 42nd StreetSavoy MG 12127, SJL 2203
E.F.F.P.H.-
Snuffy-
Rhodomagnetics-
Rhodomagnetics (alternate take)Savoy SJL 2203
Countdown-
Countdown (alternate take)-
* Savoy MG 12127   Wilbur Harden, Tommy Flanagan - Mainstream 1958
* Savoy SJL 2203   John Coltrane, Wilbur Harden - Countdown

J.J. Johnson Quintet

Nat Adderley (cornet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, May 26, 1958
CO61161-5Darling, Je Vous Aime BeaucoupMosaic MQ11-169
CO61162-2Almost Like Being In Love-
CO61163-3Love Letters-
CO61164-2Decision-
* Mosaic MQ11-169, MD7-169   The Complete Columbia J.J. Johnson Small Group Sessions

Wilbur Harden Sextet

Wilbur Harden (trumpet, flugelhorn) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Alvin Jackson (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 24, 1958
Dial Africa #1Savoy SJL 1115
Dial Africa #2Savoy MG 12131, SJL 1110
Oomba-
Gold CoastSavoy MG 12131, SJL 1115
Tanganyika StrutSavoy MG 12136, SJL 1115
* Savoy SJL 1115   John Coltrane, Wilbur Harden - Gold Coast
* Savoy MG 12131, SST 13004   Wilbur Harden - Jazz Way Out
* Savoy SJL 1110   John Coltrane, Wilbur Harden - Dial Africa
* Savoy MG 12136, SST 13005   Wilbur Harden - Tanganyika Strut

J.J. Johnson Quintet

Nat Adderley (cornet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, August 29, 1958
CO61444-2StardustMosaic MQ11-169
CO61445-2Sidewinder-
CO61446-1Bags' GrooveColumbia FC 38509; Mosaic MQ11-169
CO61447-2Pennies From HeavenMosaic MQ11-169
CO61448-3Alone Together-
* Mosaic MQ11-169, MD7-169   The Complete Columbia J.J. Johnson Small Group Sessions
* Columbia FC 38509   Various Artists - Almost Forgotten-Various Artists - Instrumentalists

Milt Jackson - Coleman Hawkins Sextet

Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, September 12, 1958
3135Close Your EyesAtlantic LP 1316
3136StuffyAtlantic LP 1316, SD 2-319
3137Sandra's Blues-
3138Indian BluesAtlantic LP 1316
3139Where Or Whenunissued
3140Prisoner Of Love-
3141Don't Take Your Love From MeAtlantic LP 1316
3142Get Happy-
* Atlantic LP 1316, SD 1316   Milt Jackson, Coleman Hawkins - Bean Bags
* Atlantic SD 2-319   The Art Of Milt Jackson - The Atlantic Years

Philly Joe Jones Sextet

Nat Adderley (cornet) Julian Priester (trombone) Johnny Griffin (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, September 17, 1958
Blues For DraculaRiverside RLP 12-282
Trick Street-
Fiesta-
Tune-Up-
Ow!Riverside RLP 12-282, RM 3508
* Riverside RLP 12-282; Original Jazz Classics OJC-230, OJCCD-230-2   Philly Joe Jones Sextet - Blues For Dracula
* Riverside RM 3508, RS 93508   Various Artists - Great Jazz Artists Play Compositions Of Dizzy Gillespie

Wilbur Harden Quartet

Wilbur Harden (flugelhorn, trumpet) Tommy Flanagan (piano, celeste) George Duvivier (bass) Granville Hogan (drums)
NYC, September 23 & 30, 1958
Whistle A Happy TuneSavoy 45-1803, MG 12134
I Have Dreamed-
Shall We DanceSavoy MG 12134
Hello, Young Lovers-
Getting To Know You-
My Lord And Master-
We Kiss In A Shadow-
Something Wonderful-
* Savoy MG 12134, SST 13002   Wilbur Harden - The King And I
* Savoy 45-1803   Wilbur Harden - Whistle A Happy Tune / I Have Dreamed

Booker Little 4 And Max Roach

Booker Little (trumpet) George Coleman (tenor sax -1,3/5) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Art Davis (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, October, 1958
1.MilestonesUnited Artists UAL 4034
2.Sweet And Lovely-
3.Rounder's Mood-
4.Dungeon Waltz-
5.Jewel's Tempo-
6.Moonlight Becomes You-
* United Artists UAL 4034, UAS 5034   Booker Little 4 - The Defiant Ones
= Blue Note CDP 7 84457 2   Booker Little 4 Plus Max Roach - Milestones

Bennie Green - Gene Ammons Octet

Nat Adderley (cornet) Bennie Green (trombone) Gene Ammons, Frank Foster (tenor sax) Frank Wess (tenor sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
Bell Sound Studios, NYC, November 12, 1958
Juggin' AroundVee-Jay VJLP 1005, VJLP 3024
Going SouthVee-Jay VJLP 1005, (J) 22YB-2020
58-860Jim DogVee-Jay VJ 276, VJLP 1005, VJLP 3024, VJLP 3026
58-859SermonetteVee-Jay VJ 276, VJLP 1005, VJLP 3024
A Little DittyVee-Jay VJLP 1005, VJLP 3024
Swingin' For BennyVee-Jay VJLP 3024, NVJ2-905
tk.1Juggin' AroundVee-Jay NVJ2-905
-Jim Dog-
tk.7Sermonette-
59-1140Juggin' Around, Part 1Vee-Jay VJ 320
59-1141Juggin' Around, Part 2-
* Vee-Jay VJLP 1005, VJSR 1005, NVJ2-905   Bennie Green And Gene Ammons - The Swingin'est
* Vee-Jay VJLP 3024, VJSR 3024   Various Artists - Juggin' Around
= Vee-Jay (J) 22YB-2020   Benny Green - Juggin' Around +1
* Vee-Jay VJLP 3026, VJSR 3026   Various Artists - Summit Meeting
* Vee-Jay VJ 276   Bennie Green, Gene Ammons - Sermonette / Jim Dog
* Vee-Jay VJ 320   Bennie Green, Gene Ammons - Juggin' Around, Part 1 & 2

Milt Jackson Sextet

Art Farmer (trumpet) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chembers (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, December 28 & 29, 1958
Ill WindUnited Artists UAL 4022; Blue Note BN-LA590-H2
Blues For Diahann-
Afternoon In Paris-
I Remember Clifford-
Thinking Of YouUnited Artists UAL 4022; Blue Note CDP 7 84458 2
Whisper NotUnited Artists UAL 4022; Blue Note BN-LA590-H2
* United Artists UAL 4022, UAS 5022   Milt Jackson - Bags' Opus
* Blue Note BN-LA590-H2   Milt Jackson - All Star Bags
* Blue Note CDP 7 84458 2   Milt Jackson - Bags' Opus

J.J. Johnson Quintet

Nat Adderley (cornet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wilbur Little (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
"Spotlight Lounge", Washington, DC, 1958
DecisionQueen-disc (It) Q-046
Overdrive-
* Queen-disc (It) Q-046   Mr. Jay Jay Johnson - Live!

1959

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Joe Benjamin (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, March 10, 1959
AmericaBlue Note (J) GP-3186
Lonely Town-
Tonight-
It's Love-
Lucky To Be Me-
Glitter And Be Gay-
Make Our Garden Grow-
* Blue Note (J) GP-3186   Tommy Flanagan - Lonely Town

Curtis Fuller Sextet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, March 12, 1959
Bit Of HeavenUnited Artists UAL 4041
Down Home-
I Wonder Where Our Love Has Gone-
Bongo Bop-
When Lights Are Low-
C.T.A.-
Down Home (alternate take)Mosaic MR5-166
* United Artists UAL 4041, UAS 5041   The Curtis Fuller Sextet - Sliding Easy
* Mosaic MR5-166, MD3-166   The Complete Blue Note/United Artists Curtis Fuller Sessions

Kenny Burrell Quartet

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 12, 1959
tk.3Sugar HillBlue Note rejected
tk.11Squeeze Me-
tk.17Soft Winds-

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Art Taylor's mother's house, Harlem, NYC, April or May, 1959
Countdownprivate tape

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums): same personnel
NYC, May 4, 1959
3462SpiralAtlantic LP 1311
3463Sweet Siouxrejected
3469-1Cousin MaryAtlantic 5003, LP 1311
3469-2Cousin Mary (alternate take)Atlantic (J) P-6128A
* Atlantic LP 1311, SD 1311   John Coltrane - Giant Steps
* Atlantic (J) P-6128A, SD 1668   John Coltrane - Alternate Takes
* Atlantic 5003   John Coltrane - Cousin Mary / Naima

John Coltrane Quartet

John Coltrane (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums): same personnel
NYC, May 5, 1959
3464-1CountdownAtlantic LP 1311, SD 2-313
3464-2Countdown (alternate take)Atlantic (J) P-6128A
3465NaimaAtlantic rejected
3466-1Syeeda's Song FluteAtlantic LP 1311, SD 2-313
3466-2Syeeda's Song Flute (alternate take)Atlantic (J) P-6128A
3467Mr. P.C.Atlantic LP 1311
3468-3Giant Steps (take 3)Rhino R2 71984
3468-5Giant Steps (take 5)Atlantic LP 1311, SD 1541, SD 2-313, SD 2-316
3468-6Giant Steps (take 6)Rhino R2 71984
* Atlantic LP 1311, SD 1311   John Coltrane - Giant Steps
* Atlantic SD 2-313   The Art Of John Coltrane
* Atlantic (J) P-6128A, SD 1668   John Coltrane - Alternate Takes
* Atlantic SD 1541   The Best Of John Coltrane
* Atlantic SD 2-316   Various Artists - The Jazz Years-25th Anniversary
* Rhino R2 71984   John Coltrane - The Heavyweight Champion

Curtis Fuller's Quintet

Curtis Fuller (trombone) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 21, 1959
Five Spot After DarkSavoy MG 12141
Undecided-
Blues-Ette-
Minor Vamp-
Love, Your Spell Is Everywhere-
Twelve-Inch-
same session
Five Spot After Dark (take 2)Savoy (J) COJY-9017
Undecided (take 3)-
Blues-Ette (take 3)-
Minor Vamp (take 3)-
Love, Your Spell Is Everywhere (take 3)-
Twelve-Inch (take 3)-
* Savoy MG 12141, SST 13006   Curtis Fuller's Quintet - Blues-Ette
* Savoy (J) COJY-9017   Curtis Fuller's Quintet - Blues-Ette, Vol. 2

Lem Winchester - Benny Golson Quintet

Benny Golson (tenor sax -1/5) Lem Winchester (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 25, 1959
1. 1861MysticismNew Jazz NJLP 8223
2. 1862The Dude-
3. 1863How Are Things In Glocca Morra-
4. 1864Will You Still Be Mine-
5. 1865Down FuzzNew Jazz 45-504, NJLP 8223
6. 1866If I Were A Bell-
* New Jazz NJLP 8223; Original Jazz Classics OJC-1719, OJCCD-1719-2   Lem Winchester And Benny Golson - Winchester Special
* New Jazz 45-504   Lem Winchester - Down Fuzz / If I Were A Bell

John Coltrane Band

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) John Coltrane, Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan, Cedar Walton (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik, George Tucker (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, September, 1959
Moment's Noticerejected
Giant Steps-
Naima-
unknown title-

Thad Jones Sextet

Thad Jones (flugelhorn, cornet) Al Grey (trombone) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, October 24 & 31, 1959
Let's Play OneUnited Artists UAL 4025
Minor On Top-
Like Old Times-
No Refill-
* United Artists UAL 4025, UAS 5025   Thad Jones - Motor City Scene
= Mosaic MQ5-172, MD3-172   The Complete Blue Note/UA/Roulette Recordings Of Thad Jones

Kenny Dorham Quartet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 13, 1959
1916Old FolksNew Jazz NJLP 8225
1917My Ideal-
1918Blue Spring Shuffle-
1919Mack The KnifePrestige PR 7754
1920Lotus BlossomNew Jazz NJLP 8225
1921I Had The Craziest Dream-
1922Alone Together-
1923-1Blue Friday-
* New Jazz NJLP 8225; Original Jazz Classics OJC-250, OJCCD-250-2   Kenny Dorham - Quiet Kenny
= Prestige PR 7754   Kenny Dorham 1959

JR Monterose Quartet

JR Monterose (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Pete La Roca (drums)
NYC, November 24, 1959
Straight AheadJARO International JAM-5004
Violets For Your Furs-
Green Street Scene-
Chafic-
You Know That-
I Remember Clifford-
Short Bridge-
* JARO International JAM-5004, JAS-8004; Venus (J) TKCZ-36020; PJL (J) MTCJ-1089; JARO International (J) ABCJ-552; SSJ (J) XQAM-1622   JR Monterose - The Message
= Xanadu 126   J.R. Monterose - Straight Ahead

Benny Golson Quintet

Curtis Fuller (trombone) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 23, 1959
1968April In ParisNew Jazz NJLP 8248
1969Tippin' On Through-
1970Blue Streak-
1971Baubles, Bangles And Beads-
1972Bob Hurd's Blues-
* New Jazz NJLP 8248; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1873-2   Benny Golson - Gettin' With It

Mary Osborne Quintet

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Danny Barker, Mary Osborne (guitar) Tommy Potter (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, 1959
I Love ParisWarwick W 2004; Stash ST-CD-550
I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart-
How High The MoonWarwick W 2004; Stash ST-215, ST-CD-550
When Your Lover Has Gone-
Mary's Goodbye Blues (as Mary's Blues)-
I Found A New BabyWarwick W 2004; Stash ST-CD-550
Sophisticated Lady-
I'm Beginning To See The LightWarwick W 2004; Stash ST-215, ST-CD-550
Body And Soul-
I Surrender Dear-
These Foolish ThingsWarwick W 2004; Stash ST-CD-550
* Warwick W 2004, W 2004 ST   Mary Osborne - A Girl And Her Guitar
* Stash ST-215   Mary Osborne - Now And Then
* Stash ST-CD-550   Mary Osborne - A Memorial

Frank Minion

Roland Alexander (tenor sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Tucker (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums) Frank Minion (vocals)
1959
Theme 1: Introduction To Black Opium Street / The Soft Land Of Make Believe / Nobody KnowsBethlehem BCP-6052
Theme 2: Autobiography Of A Musician / Bongo Blues-
Theme 3: Oddsville U.S.A. / Things Ain't Like They Used To Be-
Theme 4: Salaam My Child / Laughing Boy-
Theme 5: Later-
* Bethlehem BCP-6052   Frank Minion - The Soft Land Of Make Believe

1960 (age 30)

Coleman Hawkins Sextet

Joe Thomas (trumpet) Vic Dickenson (trombone) Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Osie Johnson (drums, tambourine)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 8, 1960
1973You Blew Out The FlameSwingville SVLP 2005; Original Jazz Classics OJC-6001
1974I'm Beginning To See The LightSwingville SVLP 2005
1975More Bounce To The Vonce-
1976Cool Blues-
1977Some Stretching-
* Swingville SVLP 2005; Original Jazz Classics OJC-225, OJCCD-225-2   Coleman Hawkins All Stars
* Original Jazz Classics OJC-6001, OJCCD-6001-2   Coleman Hawkins - In A Mellow Tone

Kenny Dorham Quintet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet -1/7,9) Charlie Davis (baritone sax -1/5,7/9) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Edward "Butch" Warren (bass) Arnold "Buddy" Enlow (drums)
NYC, January 10, 1960
1.Stage WestJARO International JAM-5007
2.I'm An Old Cowhand-
3.Stella By Starlight-
4.Delilah-
5.Butch's Blues-
6.Lazy Afternoon-
7.Six Bits-
8.When Sunny Gets Blue-
9.Turbo-
* JARO International JAM-5007, JAS-8007; Venus (J) TKCZ-36021; PJL (J) MTCJ-1090; JARO International (J) ABCJ-553; SSJ (J) XQAM-1623   The Arrival Of Kenny Dorham
= Xanadu 125, FDC 5164, (J) CRCJ-5511   The Kenny Dorham Memorial Album

Julian Priester Quintet

Julian Priester (trombone) Jimmy Heath (tenor sax -1,2,4,6,7) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, January 11, 1960
1.24-Hour LeaveRiverside RLP 12-316
2.The End-
3.1239-A-
4.Just Friends-
5.Bob T's Blues-
6.Under The Surface-
7.Once In A While-
8.Julian's Tune-
* Riverside RLP 12-316, RLP 1163; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1863-2   Julian Priester - Keep Swingin'

Wes Montgomery Quartet

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wes Montgomery (guitar) Percy Heath (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, January 26, 1960
AireginRiverside R-45441, RLP 12-320, 12RCD-4408-2
D-Natural BluesRiverside RLP 12-320, 12RCD-4408-2
Four On Six-
West Coast Blues-
In Your Own Sweet Way-
* Riverside RLP 12-320, RLP 1169; Original Jazz Classics OJC-036, OJCCD-036-2   The Incredible Jazz Guitar Of Wes Montgomery
= Milestone M-47003   Wes Montgomery - While We're Young
* Riverside 12RCD-4408-2   Wes Montgomery - The Complete Riverside Recordings
* Riverside R-45441   Wes Montgomery - Airegin / Mr. Walker

Wes Montgomery Quartet

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wes Montgomery (guitar) Percy Heath (bass) Albert Heath (drums): same personnel
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, January 28, 1960
Polka Dots And MoonbeamsRiverside RLP 12-320, 12RCD-4408-2
Mr. WalkerRiverside R-45441, RLP 12-320, 12RCD-4408-2
Gone With The WindRiverside RLP 12-320, 12RCD-4408-2
* Riverside RLP 12-320, RLP 1169; Original Jazz Classics OJC-036, OJCCD-036-2   The Incredible Jazz Guitar Of Wes Montgomery
= Milestone M-47003   Wes Montgomery - While We're Young
* Riverside 12RCD-4408-2   Wes Montgomery - The Complete Riverside Recordings
* Riverside R-45441   Wes Montgomery - Airegin / Mr. Walker

Coleman Hawkins Quartet

Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, January 29, 1960
2003Trouble Is A ManMoodsville MVLP 7; Prestige P-24083
2004While We're Young-
2005Then I'll Be Tired Of YouMoodsville MVLP 7; Prestige P-24083; Original Jazz Classics OJC-6001
2006Poor ButterflyMoodsville MVLP 7; Prestige P-24083
2007For You, For Me, Forevermore-
2008At Dawning-
2009I'll Get By-
2010Mighty Like A Rose-
* Moodsville MVLP 7; Original Jazz Classics OJC-181, OJCCD-181-2   At Ease With Coleman Hawkins
* Prestige P-24083   Coleman Hawkins - The Real Thing
* Original Jazz Classics OJC-6001, OJCCD-6001-2   Coleman Hawkins - In A Mellow Tone

Stan Turrentine Quartet

Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Max Roach (drums -1/3)
NYC, early 1960
1.Let's GrooveTime 52086
2.Stolen Sweets-
3.Minor Mood-
4.Time After Time-
* Time 52086, S/2086   Stan Turrentine - Stan "The Man" Turrentine
= Mainstream 56041, S/6041   Stan Turrentine - Tiger Tail

Harry "Sweets" Edison Quintet

Harry Edison (trumpet) Jimmy Forrest (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, February 12, 1960
WitchcraftRoulette R-52041
Blue Skies-
I'm Confessin' That I Love You-
Ain't Misbehavin'-
Candied Sweets-
They Can't Take That Away From Me-
Tea For Two-
There Is No Greater Love-
Twenty-Forty-
It's Easy To Remember-
Sweetcakes-
Angel Eyes-
* Roulette R-52041, SR-52041   Harry "Sweets" Edison - Patented By Edison

Arnett Cobb Quintet

Arnett Cobb (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Art Taylor (drums) Danny Barrajanos (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 16, 1960
2021Swanee RiverPrestige PRLP 7175
2022Blue Lou-
2023Blue Me-
2024Sometimes I'm Happy-
2025Fast RidePrestige PRLP 7216, PR 7711
2026Lover Come Back To MePrestige 45-172, PRLP 7175
* Prestige PRLP 7175; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-979-2   Arnett Cobb - More Party Time
* Prestige PRLP 7216; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1074-2   Arnett Cobb - Movin' Right Along
* Prestige PR 7711   The Best Of Arnett Cobb
* Prestige 45-172   Arnett Cobb - Lover Come Back To Me, Part 1 & 2

Milt Jackson Octet

Henry Boozier (trumpet) Tom McIntosh (trombone) Jimmy Heath (tenor sax) Tate Houston (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Alvin Jackson (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, February 23, 1960
4262Blue JubileeAtlantic LP 1417
4263Mallets Towards None-
4264Bells And Hornsunissued
* Atlantic LP 1417, SD 1417   Milt Jackson - Vibrations

Milt Jackson Octet

Henry Boozier (trumpet -1/4) Tom McIntosh (trombone -1/4) Jimmy Heath (tenor sax) Tate Houston (baritone sax -1/4) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Alvin Jackson (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, February 24, 1960
1. 4265Algo Bueno (aka Woody'n You)Atlantic LP 1417
2. 4266Little Girl Blueunissued
3. 4267Darbin The Redd FoxAtlantic LP 1417
4. 4268Sweet Georgia Brown-
5. 4269Let Me Hear The Blues-
* Atlantic LP 1417, SD 1417   Milt Jackson - Vibrations

Lionel Hampton And His Orchestra

Eddie Bert, Bobby Byrne, Dick Hixson, Lou McGarity (trombone) Lionel Hampton (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Billy Mackel (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, March 10, 1960
CO54563For Better And WorseColumbia CL 1486
CO54564What's New-
CO54565Walkin' My Baby Back Home-
CO54566Till You Return-
Beulah's BoogieCBS 88134
* Columbia CL 1486, CS 8277   Lionel Hampton - Silver Vibes
* CBS 88134   Lionel Hampton And His Orchestra (no details)

Lionel Hampton And His Orchestra

Eddie Bert, Bobby Byrne, Dick Hixson, Sonny Russo (trombone) Lionel Hampton (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Skeeter Best (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, March 21, 1960
CO54568SkylarkColumbia CL 1486
CO54569Day By Day-
CO54570Speak Low-
CO54571My Foolish Heart-
CO54572Poor Butterfly-
* Columbia CL 1486, CS 8277   Lionel Hampton - Silver Vibes

Lionel Hampton Quintet

Lionel Hampton (vibes, xylophone, celeste) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Billy Mackel (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, March 23, 1960
CO64290Blue MoonColumbia CL 1486
CO64291?I Can't Get StartedColumbia CL 1765
* Columbia CL 1486, CS 8277   Lionel Hampton - Silver Vibes
* Columbia CL 1765, CS 8565   Various Artists - Who's Who In The Swinging Sixties

Pee Wee Russell Quintet

Buck Clayton (trumpet) Pee Wee Russell (clarinet) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 29, 1960
2094Wrap Your Troubles In DreamsSwingville SVLP 2008
2095What Can I Say Dear-
2096Midnight Blue-
2097I Would Do Most Anything For You-
2098Englewood-
2099Lulu's Back In Town-
2100The Very Thought Of You-
* Swingville SVLP 2008   Pee Wee Russell - Swingin' With Pee Wee
= Prestige PR 7672   The Pee Wee Russell Memorial Album

Booker Ervin Sextet

Tommy Turrentine (trumpet -1/4,6) Booker Ervin (tenor sax) Zoot Sims (tenor sax -1/4,6) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Tucker (bass) Danny Richmond (drums)
NYC, April 6, 1960
1.The Blue BookBethlehem BCP-6048
2.Git ItBethlehem 11093, BCP-6048
3.Little Jane-
4.The Book CooksBethlehem BCP-6048
5.Largo-
6.Poor ButterflyBethlehem BCP-6048, BCP-6065
* Bethlehem BCP-6048   Booker Ervin - The Book Cooks
* Bethlehem BCP-6065   Various Artists - Golden Jazz Instrumentals
* Bethlehem 11093   Booker Ervin - Git It / Little Jane

Booker Little Quartet

Booker Little (trumpet) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Scott LaFaro (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, April 13, 1960
Opening StatementTime 52011
Minor Sweet-
The Grand Valse-
Who Can I Turn To-
* Time 52011, S/2011   Booker Little

Jo Jones Sextet

Harry Edison (trumpet) Bennie Green (trombone) Jimmy Forrest (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, April 19, 1960
Vamp 'Til ReadyEverest LPBR 5099
You're Getting To Be A Habit With Me-
Should I-
Sandy's Body-
Thou Swell-
Show Time-
Liza-
But Not For Me-
Royal Garden Blues-
Mozelle's Alley-
Sox Trot-
In The Forrest-
* Everest LPBR 5099, LPSR 5099   Jo Jones - Vamp 'Til Ready

Ruth Brown

Burt Collins, Danny Moore, Ernie Royal, Richard Williams (trumpet) Charles Greenlee, Bernard McKinney, Julian Priester (trombone) Eric Dolphy, Charlie Mariano (alto sax) George Coleman, Bob Newman (tenor sax) Jay Cameron (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Knobby Totah (bass) Pete La Roca as Pete Sims (drums) Ruth Brown (vocals) Slide Hampton (arranger, conductor)
NYC, April 19, 1960
4376Don't Cha Go Away MadAtlantic unissued
4377Baby, Don't You Cry-
4378Just The Way You Look Tonight-
4379Shine On-

Gretsch Drum Night At Birdland

Charles Greenlee (trombone) Sylvester "Red" Kyner (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Art Blakey, Philly Joe Jones (drums)
"The Jazz Corner Of The World", "Birdland", NYC, April 25, 1960
Wee DotRoulette R-52049
Fours-
"Philly" Joe Jones' Solo-
Art Blakey's Solo / Finale-
Now's The Time-
"Philly" Joe Jones' Solo-
Art Blakey's Solo-
Charles Greenlee (trombone) Sylvester "Red" Kyner (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Art Blakey, Elvin Jones, Charlie Persip (drums)
El Sino-
Fours-
Drum Ensemble / Elvin Jones' Solo-
Drum Ensemble / Charlie Persip's Solo-
Drum Ensemble / Finale-
Charles Greenlee (trombone) Sylvester "Red" Kyner (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones, Philly Joe Jones, Charlie Persip (drums)
Tune Up: Drum Solo ExchangeRoulette R-52067
Tune Up: "Philly" Joe Jones' Solo-
Tune Up: Charlie Persip's Solo-
Tune Up: Elvin Jones' Solo-
Tune Up: "Philly" Joe Jones' Solo-
Tune Up: Charlie Persip's Solo-
Tune Up: Elvin Jones' Solo-
Tune Up: Finale-
Charles Greenlee (trombone) Sylvester "Red" Kyner (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Art Blakey, Elvin Jones, Charlie Persip (drums)
A Night In Tunisia: Drum Ensemble-
A Night In Tunisia: Elvin Jones' Solo-
A Night In Tunisia: Drum Ensemble-
A Night In Tunisia: Charlie Persip's Solo-
A Night In Tunisia: Elvin Jones' Solo-
A Night In Tunisia: Drum Ensemble-
* Roulette R-52049, SR-52049   Art Blakey, Charlie Persip, Elvin Jones, "Philly" Joe Jones - Gretsch Drum Night At Birdland
* Roulette R-52067, SR-52067   Art Blakey, Charlie Persip, Elvin Jones, "Philly" Joe Jones - Gretsch Drum Night At Birdland, Vol. 2

Joe Newman Quintet

Joe Newman (trumpet) Frank Wess (tenor sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Oliver Jackson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 4, 1960
2218Taps MillerSwingville SVLP 2011
2219Jive At Five-
2220Wednesday's Blues-
2221More Than You Know-
2222Don't Worry 'Bout Me-
2223Cuein' The Blues-
* Swingville SVLP 2011; Prestige MPP-2509; Original Jazz Classics OJC-419, OJCCD-419-2   Joe Newman - Jive At Five

Frank Wess Quartet

Frank Wess (tenor sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 9, 1960
2224It's So Peaceful In The CountryMoodsville MVLP 8
2225But Beautiful-
2226Stella By Starlight-
2227Gone With The Wind-
2228I See Your Face Before Me-
2229Star Eyes-
2230Rainy AfternoonPrestige 45-271; Moodsville MVLP 8
* Moodsville MVLP 8; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1103-2   The Frank Wess Quartet
* Prestige 45-271   Frank Wess - Cold Miner / Rainy Afternoon

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Tommy Potter (bass -1/3,5/7) Roy Haynes (drums -1/3,5/7)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 18, 1960
1. 2257You Go To My HeadMoodsville MVLP 9
2. 2258In The Blue Of The Evening-
3. 2259Velvet Moon-
4. 2260Come Sunday-
5. 2261Jes' Fine-
6. 2262Born To Be Blue-
7. 2263In A Sentimental Mood-
* Moodsville MVLP 9; Original Jazz Classics OJC-182, OJCCD-182-2   The Tommy Flanagan Trio

Howard McGhee Septet

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Bennie Green (trombone -8/10) Roland Alexander (tenor sax -8/10) Pepper Adams (baritone sax -8/10) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Walter Bolden (drums)
NYC, June 13, 1960
1.Dusty BlueBethlehem BCP-6055
2.Sound Of Music-
3.I Concentrate On You-
4.Sleep Talk-
5.With Malice Toward None, Part 1Bethlehem 11095, BCP-6055
6.With Malice Toward None, Part 2-
7.Cottage For SaleBethlehem BCP-6055
8.Park Avenue Petite-
9.Groovin' High-
10.Flyin' Colors-
* Bethlehem BCP-6055   Howard McGhee - Dusty Blue
* Bethlehem 11095   Howard McGhee - With Malice Toward None, Part 1 & 2

Gene Ammons Quintet

Gene Ammons (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums) Ray Barretto (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 16, 1960
2303Close Your EyesPrestige PRLP 7180
2304Stompin' At The Savoy-
2305Blue AmmonsPrestige PRLP 7180, PR 7306; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-6005-2
2306ConfirmationPrestige PRLP 7180
2307Hittin' The JugPrestige 45-176, PRLP 7180
2308Canadian SunsetPrestige 45-176, 45-390, PRLP 7180, PR 7708, P-10084; Original Jazz Classics OJC-6005
2309My RomancePrestige PRLP 7180, PRCD-24155-2
* Prestige PRLP 7180, PR 7534; Original Jazz Classics OJC-297, OJCCD-297-2   Gene Ammons - Boss Tenor
* Prestige PR 7306   Gene Ammons - Biggest Soul Hits
* Prestige PR 7708   The Best Of Gene Ammons For Beautiful People
* Prestige P-10084   Gene Ammons Greatest Hits
* Original Jazz Classics OJC-6005, OJCCD-6005-2   Gene Ammons - Greatest Hits, Vol. 1, The Sixties
* Prestige PRCD-24155-2   Gene Ammons - Gentle Jug, Vol. 2
* Prestige 45-176   Gene Ammons - Hittin' The Jug / Canadian Sunset
* Prestige 45-390   Gene Ammons - Canadian Sunset / Seed Shack

The Jimmy Heath Orchestra

Nat Adderley (cornet) Clark Terry (trumpet) Tom McIntosh (trombone) Dick Berg (French horn) Julian "Cannonball" Adderley (alto sax) Jimmy Heath (tenor sax) Pat Patrick (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
Plaza Sound Studios, NYC, June 24, 1960
Big "P"Riverside R-45450, RLP 12-333; Milestone M-47025
Old Fashioned FunRiverside RLP 12-333; Milestone M-47025
On Green Dolphin StreetRiverside R-45450, RLP 12-333; Milestone M-47025
* Riverside RLP 12-333, RLP 1188; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1799-2   The Jimmy Heath Orchestra - Really Big!
* Milestone M-47025   Jimmy Heath - Fast Company
* Riverside R-45450   Jimmy Heath - Big "P" / On Green Dolphin Street

James Moody With Torrie Zito's Orchestra

Ray Alonge, John Barrows, Jim Buffington (French horn) James Moody (tenor, alto sax, flute) Phil Bonder, Leon Cohen, Joseph Soldo (woodwinds) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Torrie Zito (arranger, conductor)
NYC, July 5 & 6, 1960 & January 16, 1961
10677Another DayArgo LP 679
10678Dorian Mood-
10679Fools Rush In-
* Argo LP 679   James Moody - Moody With Strings

Budd Johnson Octet

Nat Adderley (cornet) Harry Edison (trumpet) Ray Nance (trumpet, violin) Clark Terry (flugelhorn, trumpet) Budd Johnson (tenor sax, arranger) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Joe Benjamin (bass) Herbie Lovelle (drums)
NYC, August 22, 1960
All My LoveRiverside R-45453, RLP 343
Blue LouRiverside RLP 343
Don't Blame Me-
I'll Get By-
* Riverside RLP 343, RS 9343; Original Jazz Classics OJC-209, OJCCD-1921-2   Budd Johnson And The Four Brass Giants
* Riverside R-45453   Budd Johnson - All My Love / Driftwood

Art Farmer Quartet

Art Farmer (trumpet) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Tommy Williams (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, September 21, 22 & 23, 1960
10439I'm A Fool To Want YouArgo LP 678
10440Out Of The Past-
10441That Old Devil Called LoveArgo LP 678, ALPS 1
10442The Best Thing For You Is MeArgo LP 678
10443So Beats My Heart For You-
10444Goodbye, Old Girl-
10445Younger Than Springtime-
10446Who Cares-
* Argo LP 678   Art Farmer - Art
= Mosaic MD7-225   The Complete Argo/Mercury Art Farmer/Benny Golson/Jazztet Sessions
* Argo ALPS 1   Various Artists - The Best Of Argo Jazz

Nat Wright

Shelly Gold (flute) Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Jimmy Raney (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Ronnie Bedford (drums) Nat Wright (vocals) Mal Waldron (conductor, arranger)
NYC, September, 1960
Secret LoveWarwick W 2040
This Nearly Was Mine-
Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me-
Caravan-
I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good-
Sophisticated Lady-
* Warwick W 2040, W 2040 ST   Nat Wright - The Biggest Voice In Jazz

Buddy Tate Quartet With Clark Terry

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn -1,5) Buddy Tate (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 18, 1960
1. 2612Groun' HogSwingville SVLP 2014
2. 2613Buddy's Tate-A-Tate-
3. 2614Snatchin' It Back-
4. 2615All Too Soon-
5. 2616Take The "A" Train-
6. 2617#20 Ladbroke Square-
* Swingville SVLP 2014; Original Jazz Classics OJC-184   Buddy Tate, Clark Terry - Tate-A-Tate
= Prestige PRCD-24231-2   Buddy Tate, Claude Hopkins - Buddy And Claude

Kenny Burrell Quintet/Trio

Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar, vocals) Joe Benjamin (bass -1) Wendell Marshall (bass -2) Bill English (drums -1) Bobby Donaldson (drums -2)
NYC, November 1, 1960
1. CO65540The Blues Is Awful MeanColumbia CL 1703
2. CO64986I'm Just A Lucky So And So-
* Columbia CL 1703, CS 8503   Kenny Burrell - Weaver Of Dreams

Jazz Artists Guild

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Eric Dolphy (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Jo Jones (drums) Nat Hentoff (supervisor)
Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, November 11, 1960
R & R (take 1)Candid CJM 8019; Mosaic MR4-111, MD3-111; Candid (Eu) CS 9026
same session
Mysterious BluesCandid CJM 8022; Mosaic MR4-111, MD3-111; Candid (Eu) CS 9042
Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Jo Jones (drums) Nat Hentoff (supervisor)
Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams (take 5)Candid CJM 8022; Mosaic MR4-111, MD3-111; Candid (Eu) CS 9042, (E) CCD 79000
Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams (take 4)Mosaic MD3-111; Candid (Eu) CS 9026
same session
Me And YouCandid CJM 8022; Mosaic MR4-111, MD3-111; Candid (Eu) CS 9042
Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Eric Dolphy (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Jo Jones (drums) Nat Hentoff (supervisor)
Body And SoulMosaic MR4-111, MD3-111; Candid (Eu) CS 9026
Body And Soul (take 2)Mosaic MD3-111; Candid (Eu) CS 9042, (E) CCD 79033
* Candid CJM 8019, CJS 9019; Barnaby BR-5021; Candid (Eu) CS 9019, (E) CCD 79019   Various Artists - The Jazz Life!
* Mosaic MR4-111   The Complete Candid Recordings Of Charles Mingus
* Candid (Eu) CS 9026, (E) CCD 79026   Charles Mingus - Reincarnation Of A Love Bird
* Candid CJM 8022, CJS 9022; Barnaby BR-5022; Candid (Eu) CS 9022, (E) CCD 79022   Jazz Artists Guild - Newport Rebels
* Candid (Eu) CS 9042, (E) CCD 79042   Charles Mingus - Mysterious Blues
* Mosaic MD3-111   The Complete Candid Recordings Of Charles Mingus
* Candid (E) CCD 79000   Various Artists - Candid Jazz
* Candid (E) CCD 79033   Eric Dolphy - Candid Dolphy

Clark Terry Octet

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Seldon Powell (tenor sax, flute) Yusef Lateef (tenor sax, flute, English horn, oboe) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Joe Benjamin (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums) Nat Hentoff (supervisor)
Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, November 19, 1960
Blue Waltz (La Valse Bleue)Candid CJM 8009
Brother TerryCandid CJM 8009, (E) CCD 79000
Flutin' And Fluglin'Candid CJM 8009
No Problem-
La Rive Gauche-
Chat Qui Peche (A Cat That Fishes)-
* Candid CJM 8009, CJS 9009, (Eu) CS 9009, (E) CCD 79009   Clark Terry - Color Changes
* Candid (E) CCD 79000   Various Artists - Candid Jazz

Benny Bailey Septet

Benny Bailey (trumpet) Julius Watkins (French horn) Les Spann (flute, guitar) Phil Woods (alto sax, bass clarinet) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Buddy Catlett (bass) Art Taylor (drums) Nat Hentoff (supervisor)
Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, November 25, 1960
Hard Sock DanceCandid CJM 8011, (E) CCD 79000
AlisonCandid CJM 8011
Tipsy-
Please Say Yes-
A Kiss To Build A Dream On-
Maud's Mood-
* Candid CJM 8011, CJS 9011, (Eu) CS 9011, (E) CCD 79011   Benny Bailey - Big Brass
* Candid (E) CCD 79000   Various Artists - Candid Jazz

Budd Johnson Quintet

Keg Johnson (trombone) Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 2, 1960
2743Someone To Watch Over MeSwingville SVLP 2015
2744Uptown Manhattan-
2745Downtown Manhattan-
2746Falling In Love With Love-
2747I Only Have Eyes For You-
2748Blues By Budd-
2749Serenade In Blue-
* Swingville SVLP 2015; Original Jazz Classics OJC-1720, OJCCD-1720-2   Budd Johnson - Let's Swing!

Les Spann Quintet

Julius Watkins (French horn) Les Spann (flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
NYC, December 8, 1960
SmileJazzland JLP 35
It Might As Well Be Spring-
Blues For Gemini-
Afterthoughts-
* Jazzland JLP 35, JLP 935; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1948-2   Les Spann - Gemini

Les Spann Quintet

Julius Watkins (French horn) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Les Spann (guitar) Sam Jones (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
NYC, December 16, 1960
Con AlmaJazzland JLP 35
Q's Dues Blues-
Stockholm Sweetnin'-
There Is No Greater Love-
* Jazzland JLP 35, JLP 935; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1948-2   Les Spann - Gemini

Bill Henderson With The Count Basie Band

Nat Adderley (cornet) Clark Terry, Snooky Young (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Bill Hughes, Benny Powell (trombone) Frank Foster, Charlie Fowlkes, Billy Mitchell, Marshall Royal, Frank Wess (sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Bill Henderson (vocals)
Chicago, IL, December 19, 1960
61-1829Hooray For LoveVee-Jay VJS 3055, NVJ2-912
61-1830My, How The Time Goes ByVee-Jay VJ 391, VJLP 1031, NVJ2-912
Never Will I MarryVee-Jay VJS 3055, NVJ2-912
* Vee-Jay VJS 3055   Bill Henderson - Please Send Me Someone To Love
* Vee-Jay VJLP 1031, VJSR 1031, (J) 22YB-2022   Bill Henderson
* Vee-Jay NVJ2-912   Bill Henderson - His Complete Vee-Jay Recordings, Vol. 2
* Vee-Jay VJ 391   Bill Henderson With The Count Basie Band (no details)

Bill Henderson

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Bill Henderson (vocals)
Chicago, IL, December 20, 1960
61-1835Love Is A BugVee-Jay VJS 3055, NVJ2-912
61-1836Royal Garden Blues-
61-1837Skylark-
61-1838Twelfth Of NeverVee-Jay VJLP 1031, NVJ2-912
* Vee-Jay VJS 3055   Bill Henderson - Please Send Me Someone To Love
* Vee-Jay VJLP 1031, VJSR 1031, (J) 22YB-2022   Bill Henderson
* Vee-Jay NVJ2-912   Bill Henderson - His Complete Vee-Jay Recordings, Vol. 2

Blue Mitchell Quartet With Strings And Brass

Burt Collins, Bernie Glow, Blue Mitchell, Clark Terry (trumpet) Julian Priester, Britt Woodman (trombone) Willie Ruff (French horn) Harry Lookofsky (concertmaster) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Tommy Williams (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) unidentified strings, Tadd Dameron, Benny Golson (arranger)
NYC, December 27, 1960
PeaceRiverside RLP 367, RCD-6021-2
For Heaven's SakeRiverside RLP 367
The Nearness Of YouRiverside R-45464, RLP 367; Milestone M-47055; Riverside RCD-6021-2
Strollin'Riverside RLP 367; Milestone M-47055
* Riverside RLP 367, RS 9367; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-871-2   Blue Mitchell - Smooth As The Wind
* Milestone M-47055   Blue Mitchell - A Blue Time
* Riverside RCD-6021-2   Blue Mitchell - Plays For Lovers
* Riverside R-45464   Blue Mitchell - The Nearness Of You / A Blue Time

Coleman Hawkins Quartet With Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 30, 1960
2792Pedalin'Swingville SVLP 2016
2793There Is No Greater Love-
2794Don't Take Your Love From Me-
2795In A Mellow ToneSwingville SVLP 2016; Original Jazz Classics OJC-6001
2796Night HawkSwingville SVLP 2016
2797LoverPrestige PR 7671
* Swingville SVLP 2016; Prestige PR 7671; Original Jazz Classics OJC-420, OJCCD-420-2   Coleman Hawkins - Night Hawk
* Original Jazz Classics OJC-6001, OJCCD-6001-2   Coleman Hawkins - In A Mellow Tone

Pepper Adams - Donald Byrd Sextet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Louis Hayes as "Hey" Lewis (drums)
NYC, 1960
StardustBethlehem BCP-6056
Philson-
Trio-
Libeccio-
Bitty Ditty-
* Bethlehem BCP-6056   Pepper Adams, Donald Byrd, Kenny Burrell, Tommy Flanagan, "Hey" Lewis, Paul Chambers - Motor City Scene

1961

Phil Woods Octet

Benny Bailey (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Phil Woods (alto sax) Sahib Shihab (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Buddy Catlett (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Nat Hentoff (supervisor)
Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, January 26, 1961
Prelude And Part ICandid CJM 8016
Part II (Ballad)-
Part III (Waltz)-
Part IV (Scherzo)-
* Candid CJM 8016, CJS 9016; Barnaby KZ 31036, BR-5016; Candid (Eu) CS 9016, (E) CCD 79016   Phil Woods - Rights Of Swing

Phil Woods Octet

Benny Bailey (trumpet) Willie Dennis (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Phil Woods (alto sax) Sahib Shihab (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Buddy Catlett (bass) Granville Roker (drums) Nat Hentoff (supervisor)
Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, February 10, 1961
Part V (Presto)Candid CJM 8016
* Candid CJM 8016, CJS 9016; Barnaby KZ 31036, BR-5016; Candid (Eu) CS 9016, (E) CCD 79016   Phil Woods - Rights Of Swing

Clifford Jordan - Sonny Red Quintet

Sonny Red (alto sax) Clifford Jordan (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Art Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Bell Sound Studios, NYC, February 14, 1961
You're Driving Me CrazyJazzland JLP 40
Defiance-
Prints-
Hip Pockets-
They Say It's Wonderful-
* Jazzland JLP 40, JLP 940   Clifford Jordan, Sonny Red - A Story Tale
= Milestone MCD-47092-2   Clifford Jordan - Mosaic

Kenny Burrell Quintet/Quartet

Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax -3) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar, vocals) Wendell Marshall (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, March 1, 1961
1. CO66369I'll Buy You A StarColumbia CL 1703
2. CO66370Weaver Of Dreams-
3. CO66371If I Had You-
4. CO66372Somewhere (If Not In Heaven)unissued
* Columbia CL 1703, CS 8503   Kenny Burrell - Weaver Of Dreams

Milt Jackson Quintet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Connie Kay (drums) 5 vocals
NYC, March 14, 1961
5408VibrationsAtlantic LP 1417, SD 2-319
5409Untitled Originalunissued
5410Melancholy BluesAtlantic LP 1417
* Atlantic LP 1417, SD 1417   Milt Jackson - Vibrations
* Atlantic SD 2-319   The Art Of Milt Jackson - The Atlantic Years

Joe Newman Quintet

Joe Newman (trumpet) Frank Foster (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Bill English (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 17, 1961
2931A.M. RompSwingville SVLP 2019
2932Loop-D-Loop-
2933Li'l Darlin'-
2934To Rigmor-
2935Mo-LassesPrestige 45-196; Swingville SVLP 2019
2936Just Squeeze MeSwingville SVLP 2019
* Swingville SVLP 2019; Original Jazz Classics OJC-185, OJCCD-185-2   Joe Newman - Good 'N' Groovy
* Prestige 45-196   Joe Newman - Mo-Lasses, Part 1 & 2

Jimmy Hamilton Sextet

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Britt Woodman (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 21, 1961
2937Nits And WitsSwingville SVLP 2022
2938Gone With The Blues-
2939Mr. Good Blues-
2940Peanut Head-
2941Stupid But Not Crazy-
2942Two For One-
* Swingville SVLP 2022   Jimmy Hamilton - It's About Time

Blue Mitchell Quartet With Strings And Brass

Burt Collins, Bernie Glow, Blue Mitchell, Clark Terry (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green (trombone) Willie Ruff (French horn) Harry Lookofsky (concertmaster) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Tommy Williams (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums) unidentified strings, Tadd Dameron, Benny Golson (arranger)
NYC, March 29 & 30, 1961
Smooth As The WindRiverside R-4510, RLP 367; Milestone M-47055
But BeautifulRiverside R-4510, RLP 367; Milestone M-47055; Riverside RCD-6021-2
The Best Things In Life Are FreeRiverside RLP 367
A Blue TimeRiverside R-45464, RLP 367; Milestone M-47055
For All We KnowRiverside RLP 367, RCD-6021-2
I'm A Fool To Want You-
* Riverside RLP 367, RS 9367; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-871-2   Blue Mitchell - Smooth As The Wind
* Milestone M-47055   Blue Mitchell - A Blue Time
* Riverside RCD-6021-2   Blue Mitchell - Plays For Lovers
* Riverside R-4510   Blue Mitchell - Smooth As The Wind / But Beautiful
* Riverside R-45464   Blue Mitchell - The Nearness Of You / A Blue Time

Jimmy Hamilton Quartet

Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Earl Williams (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 4, 1961
2961Baby, Won't You Please Come HomeSwingville SVLP 2028
2962Town Tavern Rag-
2963Pan Fried-
2964Definite Difference-
2965Route 9W-
2966Lullaby Of The Leaves-
2967There Is No Greater Love-
2968Dancing On The Ceiling-
* Swingville SVLP 2028   Jimmy Hamilton - Can't Help Swinging

Kenny Burrell Quintet/Trio

Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar, vocals) Joe Benjamin (bass) Bill English (drums)
NYC, April 11, 1961
CO66485Hootchie-KooColumbia CL 1703
* Columbia CL 1703, CS 8503   Kenny Burrell - Weaver Of Dreams

Joe Newman Quartet

Joe Newman (trumpet) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Billy English (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 9, 1961
3013Oh, GeeSwingville SVLP 2027
3014Dacquiri-
3015The Very Thought Of You-
3016Strike Up The Band-
3017The Continental-
3018Blues For Slim-
3019For You-
* Swingville SVLP 2027   Joe Newman - Joe's Hap'nin's

The Curtis Fuller Quintet

Curtis Fuller (trombone) Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Dave Bailey (drums)
NYC, summer 1961
Hello, Young LoversEpic LA 16020
Besame Mucho-
Willow Weep For Me-
One Note Samba-
Wee Dot-
Autumn Leaves-
* Epic LA 16020, BA 17020   The Curtis Fuller Quintet - South American Cookin'

Coleman Hawkins Quintet

Roy Eldridge (trumpet -1/3,5) Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax -1/4) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, July 16, 1961
1.RifftideWest Wind (G) WW 018
2.Caravan-
3.Lover Come Back To Me-
4.Body And Soul-
5.The Man I Love-
6.Love For Sale-
* West Wind (G) WW 018, WW 2018   Coleman Hawkins - Body And Soul

Stanley Turrentine Quintet

Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Grant Green (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 13, 1961
tk.1For Heaven's SakeBlue Note BST 84424
tk.4The Lamp Is Low-
tk.6More Than You Know-
tk.7I Wish I Knew-
tk.10Z.T.'s Blues-
tk.13Be My Love-
tk.15The Way You Look Tonight-
* Blue Note BST 84424, CDP 7 84424 2   Stanley Turrentine - Z.T.'s Blues

Dave Bailey Sextet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet -1,3,4,6,7,9/11) Curtis Fuller (trombone -1,3,4,6,7,9/11) Frank Haynes (tenor sax -1,3,4,6,7,9/11) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ben Tucker (bass) Dave Bailey (drums)
Bell Sound Studios, NYC, October 1, 1961
1.Grand StreetJazzline JAZ 33-01
2.Like Someone In Love-
3.An Oscar For Oscar-
4.Osmosis-
5.Just Friends-
6.Soul Support-
7.Grand Street (alternate take)Black Lion (G) BLCD 760146
8.Like Someone In Love (alternate take)-
9.Osmosis (alternate take)-
10.Soul Support (alternate take)-
11.B.M.T. Express-
* Jazzline JAZ 33-01, (J) PA-3079   The Dave Bailey Sextet - Bash!
= Onyx ORI 206; Xanadu 5011   Tommy Flanagan Trio And Sextet
= Black Lion (G) BLCD 760146   Kenny Dorham - Osmosis

1962

Coleman Hawkins Quartet

Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Major Holley (bass) Eddie Locke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 2, 1962
3331Here I'll StayMoodsville MVLP 23
3332Smoke Gets In Your Eyes-
3333Wanting You-
3334Get Out Of TownMoodsville MVLP 23, MVLP 34
3335The Man That Got AwayMoodsville MVLP 23
3336A Fellow Needs A Girl-
3337I Talk To The Trees-
3338Strange Music-
* Moodsville MVLP 23   Coleman Hawkins - Good Old Broadway
= Prestige PRCD-24189-2   Coleman Hawkins - On Broadway
* Moodsville MVLP 34   Various Artists - Music Of Cole Porter Played By America's Greatest Jazzmen

Ray Brown And His All Star Big Band

Nat Adderley, Joe Newman, Ernie Royal, Clark Terry (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Paul Faulise, Melba Liston, Britt Woodman (trombone) Cannonball Adderley, Earl Warren (alto sax) Budd Johnson, Seldon Powell (tenor sax) Yusef Lateef (tenor sax, flute) Jerome Richardson (baritone sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger)
NYC, January 23, 1962
62VK258Work SongVerve V/V6 8444
62VK259It Happened In Monterey-
62VK261Tricotism-
62VK262Thumbstring-
62VK263Cannon BiltVerve V/V6 8444, V/V6 8579
62VK265Day In, Day OutVerve V/V6 8444
* Verve V/V6 8444   Ray Brown, Cannonball Adderley - Ray Brown With The All Star Big Band
= Verve VSP 10   Cannonball Adderley, Ray Brown - Two For The Blues
* Verve V/V6 8579   Various Artists - Winners All! Down Beat Jazz Poll

Frank Wess Septet

Al Aarons (trumpet) Frank Wess (tenor sax, flute) George Barrow (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Ray Barretto (congas) Oliver Nelson (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 22, 1962
3435Blue SkiesPrestige PRLP 7231
3436Blues For Butterball-
3437Dancing In The Dark-
3438Shufflin'-
3439Summer Frost-
3440Gin's Beguine-
3441Southern ComfortPrestige 45-217, PRLP 7231
* Prestige PRLP 7231   Frank Wess - Southern Comfort
* Prestige 45-217   Frank Wess - Southern Comfort, Part 1 & 2

Coleman Hawkins Quartet

Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Major Holley (bass) Eddie Locke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 30, 1962
3451Look No FurtherMoodsville MVLP 25
3452No Strings-
3453The Sweetest SoundsMoodsville MVLP 25, MVLP 35; Prestige PRCD-24189-2; Original Jazz Classics OJC-6001
3454Nobody Told MeMoodsville MVLP 25
3455MainePrestige rejected
* Moodsville MVLP 25   Coleman Hawkins - The Jazz Version Of No Strings
* Moodsville MVLP 35   Various Artists - Music Of Richard Rodgers Played By America's Greatest Jazzmen
* Original Jazz Classics OJC-6001, OJCCD-6001-2   Coleman Hawkins - In A Mellow Tone
* Prestige PRCD-24189-2   Coleman Hawkins - On Broadway

Coleman Hawkins Quartet

Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Major Holley (bass) Eddie Locke (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 3, 1962
3462MaineMoodsville MVLP 25
3463The Man Who Has Everything-
3464Loads Of LoveMoodsville MVLP 25; Prestige PRCD-24189-2
3465Be My HostMoodsville MVLP 25, MVLP 38
3466La La LaMoodsville MVLP 25
* Moodsville MVLP 25   Coleman Hawkins - The Jazz Version Of No Strings
* Moodsville MVLP 38   Various Artists - The Broadway Scene Played By America's Greatest Jazzmen
* Prestige PRCD-24189-2   Coleman Hawkins - On Broadway

Slide Hampton Orchestra

John Bello, Hobart Dotson, Richard Williams (trumpet) Benny Jacobs-El (trombone) Slide Hampton (trombone, arranger) George Coleman (tenor sax) Yusef Lateef (tenor sax, flute) Jay Cameron (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Eddie Khan (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, April 5, 1962
CO69988Our WaltzEpic LA 16030
CO69989It's All Right With Me-
CO69990The Drum Suite, Part 1-
* Epic LA 16030, BA 17030   Slide Hampton - Drum Suite

Slide Hampton Orchestra

John Bello, Hobart Dotson, Richard Williams (trumpet) Benny Jacobs-El (trombone) Slide Hampton (trombone, arranger) George Coleman (tenor sax) Yusef Lateef (tenor sax, flute) Jay Cameron (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Eddie Khan (bass) Max Roach (drums): same personnel
NYC, April 9, 1962
CO69991Gallery GrooveEpic LA 16030
CO69992Fump-
CO69993The Drum Suite, Part 2-
CO69994Like Someone In Love-
Well, You Needn'tColumbia FC 38509
* Epic LA 16030, BA 17030   Slide Hampton - Drum Suite
* Columbia FC 38509   Various Artists - Almost Forgotten-Various Artists - Instrumentalists

Pony Poindexter Nonet

Pony Poindexter, Sonny Redd, Phil Woods (alto sax) Clifford Jordan, Sal Nistico (tenor sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
NYC, April 18, 1962
CO70070Basin Street BluesEpic LA 16035
CO70071Mickey Mouse March-
CO70072Skylark-
CO70073Blue-
* Epic LA 16035, BA 17035   Pony Poindexter - Pony's Express

Slide Hampton Orchestra

John Bello, Hobart Dotson, Richard Williams (trumpet) Benny Jacobs-El (trombone) Slide Hampton (trombone, arranger) George Coleman (tenor sax) Yusef Lateef (tenor sax, flute) Jay Cameron (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Eddie Khan (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, April 18, 1962
CO70068LoverEpic LA 16030
Stella By Starlight-
The Drum Suite, Part 3-
The Drum Suite, Part 4-
The Drum Suite, Part 5-
* Epic LA 16030, BA 17030   Slide Hampton - Drum Suite

Roy Haynes Quartet

Roland Kirk (tenor sax, manzello, stritch, C flute, nose flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Henry Grimes (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 16, 1962
10926If I Should Lose YouImpulse! A-23
10927Raoul-
10928Snap CrackleImpulse! A-23, ASH-9272-3
10929Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words)Impulse! A-23
* Impulse! A-23, AS-23, IMPD-180   Roy Haynes Quartet - Out Of The Afternoon
* Impulse! ASH-9272-3   Various Artists - The Drums

Roy Haynes Quartet

Roland Kirk (tenor sax, manzello, stritch, C flute, nose flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Henry Grimes (bass) Roy Haynes (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 16, 1962;
edited: NYC, January 15, 1963
11293Snap CrackleImpulse! 45-213
11294Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words)-
* Impulse! 45-213   Roland Kirk, Roy Haynes - Snap Crackle / Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words)

Roy Haynes Quartet

Roland Kirk (tenor sax, manzello, stritch, C flute, nose flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Henry Grimes (bass) Roy Haynes (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 23, 1962
10932Long WharfImpulse! A-23, ASY-9284-3
10933Moon RayImpulse! A-23
10934Some Other Spring-
* Impulse! A-23, AS-23, IMPD-180   Roy Haynes Quartet - Out Of The Afternoon
* Impulse! ASY-9284-3   Various Artists - The Bass

Gerry Mulligan Quintet

Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ben Tucker (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Alec Dorsey (percussion -1/6)
NYC, June 30, 1962
1.CapriciousColumbia CL 1932
2.Here I'll Stay-
3.Inside Impromptu-
4.You've Come Home-
5.Get Out Of Town-
6.Blue Boy-
7.Lonely Town-
* Columbia CL 1932, CS 8732   Gerry Mulligan - Jeru

Freddie Hubbard Sextet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Gilmore (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Art Davis (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 2, 1962
10994CaravanImpulse! A-27, AS-9237-2
10995Happy TimesImpulse! A-27
10996Summertime-
10997Bob's PlaceImpulse! A-27, AS-9237-2
10998The 7th Day-
* Impulse! A-27, AS-27, IMPD-179   The Artistry Of Freddie Hubbard
* Impulse! AS-9237-2   Freddie Hubbard - Reevaluation: The Impulse Years

Art Farmer With Oliver Nelson And His Orchestra

Ray Copeland, Rolf Ericson, Bernie Glow, Ernie Royal, Paul Serrano, Clark Terry, Snooky Young (trumpet) Art Farmer (flugelhorn) Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, Tommy Mitchell (trombone) Paul Faulise, Tony Studd (bass trombone) Ray Alonge, Jim Buffington, Bob Northern (French horn) Danny Bank, Ray Beckenstein, Phil Bodner, Walt Levinsky, Romeo Penque, Stan Webb, Phil Woods (reeds) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Barry Galbraith, Jim Hall (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Ray Barretto, Willie Rodriguez (percussion) Oliver Nelson (arranger, conductor)
Webster Hall, NYC, August 10, 1962
26306 | PB8048 | PS4008My RomanceMercury MG 20766
* Mercury MG 20766, SR 60766   Listen To Art Farmer And The Orchestra
= Mosaic MD7-225   The Complete Argo/Mercury Art Farmer/Benny Golson/Jazztet Sessions

Coleman Hawkins Quartet

Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Major Holley (bass) Eddie Locke (drums)
"Village Gate", NYC, August 13, 1962
62VK625Cherokeeunissued
62VK626It's The Talk Of The TownVerve V/V6 8509
62VK627Bean And The BoysVerve (J) POCJ-1818
62VK628Mack The KnifeVerve V/V6 8509
62VK629Joshua Fit The Battle Of Jericho-
62VK630All The Things You Are-
* Verve V/V6 8509   Coleman Hawkins - Hawkins! Alive! At The Village Gate
* Verve (J) POCJ-1818   Coleman Hawkins - Hawkins! Alive! At The Village Gate

Coleman Hawkins Sextet

Roy Eldridge (trumpet -1/7) Johnny Hodges (alto sax -1/7) Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Major Holley (bass) Eddie Locke (drums)
"Village Gate", NYC, August 15, 1962
1. 62VK617Take The "A" Trainunissued
2. 62VK618The Rabbit In JazzVerve V/V6 8504
3. 62VK619Perdido-
4. 62VK620Satin DollVerve V/V6 8504, 2V6S 8818
5. 62VK621Mack The Knifeunissued
6. 62VK622It's The Talk Of The Town-
7. 62VK623Lover Come Back To Me-
8. 62VK624If I Had YouVerve (J) POCJ-1818
* Verve V/V6 8504   Coleman Hawkins! Roy Eldridge! Johnny Hodges! Alive! At The Village Gate
* Verve 2V6S 8818   Various Artists - We Love You Madly - A Tribute To Duke Ellington
* Verve (J) POCJ-1818   Coleman Hawkins - Hawkins! Alive! At The Village Gate

Coleman Hawkins Quartet

Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Major Holley (bass) Eddie Locke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 16, 1962
3559Cry Like The WindMoodsville MVLP 31
3560Have I Told You Lately-
3561Make Someone Happy-
3562Out Of My Dreams-
3563Climb Every MountainMoodsville MVLP 31, MVLP 38
3564I Believe In You-
3565Wouldn't It Be LoverlyMoodsville MVLP 31; Status ST 8315
* Moodsville MVLP 31   Coleman Hawkins Plays Make Someone Happy From Do Re Mi
= Prestige PRCD-24189-2   Coleman Hawkins - On Broadway
* Moodsville MVLP 38   Various Artists - The Broadway Scene Played By America's Greatest Jazzmen
* Status ST 8315   Various Artists - My Fair Lady

Milt Jackson Sextet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Jimmy Heath (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, August 30, 1962
Ruby, My Dear (take 6)Riverside RLP 446; Prestige PR 24048
Ruby-
Ruby, My Dear (take 5)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-260-2
* Riverside RLP 446, RS 9446; Original Jazz Classics OJC-260, OJCCD-260-2   Milt Jackson - Invitation
* Prestige PR 24048   Milt Jackson - Opus De Funk

Art Farmer With Oliver Nelson And His Orchestra

Ray Copeland, Rolf Ericson, Bernie Glow, Ernie Royal, Paul Serrano, Clark Terry, Snooky Young (trumpet) Art Farmer (flugelhorn) Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, Tommy Mitchell (trombone) Paul Faulise, Tony Studd (bass trombone) Ray Alonge, Jim Buffington, Bob Northern (French horn) Danny Bank, Ray Beckenstein, Phil Bodner, Walt Levinsky, Romeo Penque, Stan Webb, Phil Woods (reeds) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Barry Galbraith, Jim Hall (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Ray Barretto, Willie Rodriguez (percussion) Oliver Nelson (arranger, conductor)
Webster Hall, NYC, September 5, 1962
22159 | PB8940 | PS1898Rue PrevailMercury MG 20766
22160 | PB8941 | PS1899Raincheck-
22161 | PB8942 | PS1900Street Of Dreams-
* Mercury MG 20766, SR 60766   Listen To Art Farmer And The Orchestra
= Mosaic MD7-225   The Complete Argo/Mercury Art Farmer/Benny Golson/Jazztet Sessions

Coleman Hawkins Quartet

Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Major Holley (bass) Eddie Locke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 9, 1962
11078Don't Sit Under The Apple TreeImpulse! A-34, AS-9258-2
11079Go Li'l Liza-
11080QuintessenceImpulse! A-34
11081Don't Love Me-
* Impulse! A-34, AS-34, IMPD-184   Coleman Hawkins Quartet - Today And Now
* Impulse! AS-9258-2   Coleman Hawkins - Reevaluations: The Impulse Years

Coleman Hawkins Quartet

Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Major Holley (bass) Eddie Locke (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 11, 1962
11082Put On Your Old Grey BonnetImpulse! A-34, AS-9258-2
11086Love Song From "Apache"Impulse! A-34
11087Swingin' ScotchImpulse! A-34, AS-9258-2
* Impulse! A-34, AS-34, IMPD-184   Coleman Hawkins Quartet - Today And Now
* Impulse! AS-9258-2   Coleman Hawkins - Reevaluations: The Impulse Years

The Coleman Hawkins Sextet

Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Howard Collins, Barry Galbraith (guitar) Major Holley (bass) Tommy Flanagan, Eddie Locke, Willie Rodriguez (percussion) Manny Albam (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 12, 1962
11073One Note Samba (Samba De Uma Nota So)Impulse! A-28
11074I Remember You-
11075Samba Para BeanImpulse! 45-209, A-28
11076I'm Looking Over A Four Leaf Clover (Jazz Samba)-
* Impulse! A-28, AS-28, IMPD-227   Coleman Hawkins Plays Bossa Nova & Jazz Samba - Desafinado
* Impulse! 45-209   Coleman Hawkins - Samba Para Bean (Bossa Nova) / I'm Looking Over A Four Leaf Clover (Jazz Samba)

The Coleman Hawkins Sextet

Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Howard Collins, Barry Galbraith (guitar) Major Holley (bass) Tommy Flanagan, Eddie Locke, Willie Rodriguez (percussion) Manny Albam (arranger): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 13, 1962
11077DesafinadoImpulse! rejected

Gary Burton Sextet

Clark Terry (trumpet) Phil Woods (alto sax) Gary Burton (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) John Neves (bass) Joe Morello (drums)
RCA Victor's Studios, Studio A, NYC, September 14, 1962
N2PW4903StormRCA Victor LPM-2665
N2PW4904One Note-
* RCA Victor LPM-2665   Who Is Gary Burton

Kenny Burrell - Coleman Hawkins Sextet

Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax -3/7) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Major Holley (bass) Eddie Locke (drums) Ray Barretto (congas -1,4,6,7)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 14, 1962
1. 3620Out Of This WorldPrestige 45-238; Moodsville MVLP 29
2. 3621GuiltyMoodsville MVLP 29
3. 3622No More-
4. 3623Montana BluesPrestige 45-238; Moodsville MVLP 29
5. 3624I Thought About YouPrestige 45-260; Moodsville MVLP 29
6. 3625Tres PalabrasMoodsville MVLP 29
7. 3626It's Getting DarkPrestige 45-260; Moodsville MVLP 29
* Moodsville MVLP 29; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-926-2   Kenny Burrell With Coleman Hawkins - Bluesy Burrell
= Prestige PR 7578   Kenny Burrell - Out Of This World
* Prestige 45-238   Kenny Burrell - Out Of This World / Montana Blues
* Prestige 45-260   Kenny Burrell - I Thought About You / It's Getting Dark

Gary Burton Septet

Clark Terry (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Phil Woods (alto sax) Gary Burton (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) John Neves (bass) Chris Swansen (drums)
RCA Victor's Studios, Studio A, NYC, September 15, 1962
N2PW4905Get Away BluesRCA Victor LPM-2665
N2PW4906Conception-
N2PW4907My Funny Valentine-
N2PW4908Fly Time Fly (Sigh)-
N2PW4909I've Just Seen Her-
* RCA Victor LPM-2665   Who Is Gary Burton

The Coleman Hawkins Sextet

Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Howard Collins, Barry Galbraith (guitar) Major Holley (bass) Tommy Flanagan, Eddie Locke, Willie Rodriguez (percussion) Manny Albam (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 17, 1962
11088DesafinadoImpulse! A-28
11089Um Abraco No Bonfa (An Embrace To Bonfa)-
11090O Pato (The Duck)-
11091Stumpy Bossa Nova-
* Impulse! A-28, AS-28, IMPD-227   Coleman Hawkins Plays Bossa Nova & Jazz Samba - Desafinado

Art Farmer With Oliver Nelson And His Orchestra

Ray Copeland, Rolf Ericson, Bernie Glow, Ernie Royal, Paul Serrano, Clark Terry, Snooky Young (trumpet) Art Farmer (flugelhorn) Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, Tommy Mitchell (trombone) Paul Faulise, Tony Studd (bass trombone) Ray Alonge, Jim Buffington, Bob Northern (French horn) Danny Bank, Ray Beckenstein, Phil Bodner, Walt Levinsky, Romeo Penque, Stan Webb, Phil Woods (reeds) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Barry Galbraith, Jim Hall (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Ray Barretto, Willie Rodriguez (percussion) Oliver Nelson (arranger, conductor)
Webster Hall, NYC, September 20, 1962
22230 | PB5121 | PS1930Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words)Mercury MG 20766
22231 | PB5122 | PS1931Naima-
22232 | PB5123 | PS1932Ruby-
22269 | PB5145 | PS1954The Sweetest Sounds-
* Mercury MG 20766, SR 60766   Listen To Art Farmer And The Orchestra
= Mosaic MD7-225   The Complete Argo/Mercury Art Farmer/Benny Golson/Jazztet Sessions

Bill Leslie Quintet

Bill Leslie (tenor sax, saxella) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Thornel Schwartz (guitar) Ben Tucker (bass) Arthur Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 19, 1962
11946RosettaArgo LP 710
11947Margie-
11948Good Night Irene-
11949Madge-
11950Got A Date With An Angel-
11951Angel Eyes-
11952Lonely Woman-
* Argo LP 710   Bill Leslie - Diggin' The Chicks

Willis Jackson Octet

Willis Jackson (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Eddie Calhoun (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Juan Amalbert, Montego Joe (congas) Jose Paulo (congas, timbales)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 30, 1962
3647CachitaPrestige PRLP 7260
3648I Left My Heart In San FranciscoPrestige 45-234, PRLP 7260
3649AmorPrestige PRLP 7260
3650Mama Inez-
3651What Kind Of Fool Am IPrestige 45-234, PRLP 7260; Moodsville MVLP 38
3652Shuckin'Prestige PRLP 7260, PR 7770
* Prestige PRLP 7260   Willis Jackson - Bossa Nova Plus
= Prestige PRLP 7260 (alt.)   Willis Jackson - Shuckin'
* Moodsville MVLP 38   Various Artists - The Broadway Scene Played By America's Greatest Jazzmen
* Prestige PR 7770   The Best Of Willis Jackson - Soul Stompin'
* Prestige 45-234   Willis Jackson - What Kind Of Fool Am I / I Left My Heart In San Francisco

Milt Jackson Sextet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet -1,2,4,5) Jimmy Heath (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, October 31, 1962
1.InvitationRiverside RLP 446; Prestige PR 24048
2.The Dealer (mistitled as The Sealer)-
3.Stella By Starlight-
4.None Shall Wonder (mistitled as None Shall Wander (take 8))-
5.None Shall Wander (take 6)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-260-2
* Riverside RLP 446, RS 9446; Original Jazz Classics OJC-260, OJCCD-260-2   Milt Jackson - Invitation
* Prestige PR 24048   Milt Jackson - Opus De Funk

Milt Jackson Sextet

Kenny Dorham, Virgil Jones (trumpet) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, November 7, 1962
Too Close For ComfortRiverside RLP 446; Prestige PR 24048
Poom-A-Loom-
* Riverside RLP 446, RS 9446; Original Jazz Classics OJC-260, OJCCD-260-2   Milt Jackson - Invitation
* Prestige PR 24048   Milt Jackson - Opus De Funk

Michel Legrand Orchestra

Al DeRisi, Ernie Royal, Clark Terry, Snooky Young (trumpet) Wayne Andre, Bob Brookmeyer, Bill Elton, Urbie Green, Tom Mitchell (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Jerry Dodgion (alto sax) Phil Woods (alto sax, flute, clarinet) 2 unknown, Paul Gonsalves (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Sol Gubin (drums) Billy Byers (conductor) Michel Legrand (arranger)
NYC, December 6, 1962
Have You Met Miss JonesPhilips (US) PHM 200-074
This Can't Be Love-
The Lady Is A Tramp-
* Philips (US) PHM 200-074, (US) PHS 600-074   Michel Legrand Plays Richard Rodgers

Coleman Hawkins - Clark Terry Quintet

Clark Terry (trumpet -1/3,5,6) Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax -1/4,6) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Major Holley (bass) Dave Bailey (drums)
NYC, December 10, 1962
1. CO76785Just Squeeze MeColumbia CL 1991
2. CO76786Squeeze Me-
3. CO76787A Tune For The Tutor-
4. CO76788Michelle-
5. CO76789Don't Worry 'Bout Me-
6. CO76790Feedin' The Bean-
* Columbia CL 1991, CS 8791   Coleman Hawkins, Clark Terry - Back In Bean's Bag

Dave Pike Quintet

Dave Pike (vibes, marimba) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass) Willie Bobo (drums) Ray Barretto (congas)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 12, 1962
3695My Little Suede ShoesPrestige 45-252; New Jazz NJLP 8284
3696Mambo BounceNew Jazz NJLP 8284
3697St. Thomas-
3698Out Of The BluePrestige unissued
3699Cattin' LatinNew Jazz NJLP 8284
3700Calypso Blues-
* New Jazz NJLP 8284   Dave Pike - Limbo Carnival
* Prestige 45-252   Dave Pike - La Bamba / My Little Suede Shoes

Benny Golson Quartet

Benny Golson (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Arthur Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 26, 1962
12081My RomanceArgo LP 716
12082Just By Myself-
12083Mad About The Boy-
12084Just In Time-
12085Sock Cha Cha-
12086Shades Of Stein-
* Argo LP 716   Benny Golson - Free
= Mosaic MD7-225   The Complete Argo/Mercury Art Farmer/Benny Golson/Jazztet Sessions

Dave Pike Quintet

Dave Pike (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Jimmy Raney (guitar) George Tucker (bass) Walter Perkins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 28, 1962
3707It's A Fine LifeMoodsville MVLP 36
3708Who Will Buy-
3709I'd Do Anything-
3710Food, Glorious Food-
3711Boy For Sale-
3712Where Is LovePrestige 45-244; Moodsville MVLP 36
3713As Long As He Needs MePrestige 45-244; Moodsville MVLP 36, MVLP 38
* Moodsville MVLP 36   Dave Pike Plays The Jazz Version Of Oliver!
* Moodsville MVLP 38   Various Artists - The Broadway Scene Played By America's Greatest Jazzmen
* Prestige 45-244   Dave Pike - As Long As He Needs Me / Where Is Love

Coleman Hawkins Quintet

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Major Holley (bass) Eddie Locke (drums)
"Village Gate", NYC, 1962
Joshua Fit The Battle Of JerichoBandstand (J) TKCB-30028
Autumn Leaves-
If I Had You-
Disorder At The Border-
* Bandstand (J) TKCB-30028   Coleman Hawkins And Roy Eldridge Live In Concert

1963

Coleman Hawkins Quartet

Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Major Holley (bass) Eddie Locke (drums)
broadcast, "London House", Chicago, IL, June 12, 1963
IntroductionFanfare LP 33-133
The Way You Look TonightFanfare LP 33-133; Spotlite (E) SPJ 137
I Can't Get Started-
Moonglow-
How High The Moon (theme)Fanfare LP 33-133
Closing-
* Fanfare LP 33-133   Coleman Hawkins Quartet Live At The London House, Chicago
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 137   Coleman Hawkins - Blowin' Up A Breeze

Coleman Hawkins Quartet

Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Major Holley (bass) Eddie Locke (drums): same personnel
broadcast, "London House", Chicago, IL, June 19, 1963
IntroductionFanfare LP 33-133
The Blue Room-
All The Things You Are-
It's The Talk Of The Town-
Honeysuckle Rose-
Closing-
* Fanfare LP 33-133   Coleman Hawkins Quartet Live At The London House, Chicago

1964

Illinois Jacquet Sextet

Illinois Jacquet (tenor, alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) Ray Lucas (drums) Willie Rodriguez (percussion)
NYC, February 13, 1964
13006Star EyesArgo LP 735
13007Blues For The Early Bird-
13008Canadian Sunset-
13009When My Dreamboat Comes HomeArgo 5473, LP 735
13010Lester Leaps InArgo LP 735
13011You're My Thrill-
13012Desert WindsArgo 5473, LP 735
* Argo LP 735   Illinois Jacquet - Desert Winds
* Argo 5473   Illinois Jacquet - When My Dreamboat Comes Home / Desert Winds

Booker Ervin Quartet

Booker Ervin (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Alan Dawson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 27, 1964
The Lamp Is LowPrestige PR 7318
Come Sunday-
All The Things You Are-
Just Friends-
Yesterdays-
Our Love Is Here To Stay-
* Prestige PR 7318; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-779-2   Booker Ervin - The Song Book

Ella Fitzgerald

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Bill Yancey (bass) Gus Johnson (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
"Juan-les-Pins Jazz Festival", Antibes, France, July 28 & 29, 1964
64VK555Day In, Day OutVerve V/V6 4065
64VK556Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin'Verve V/V6 4065, V/V6 8748
64VK557The Lady Is A Tramp-
64VK558Summertime-
64VK559St. Louis Blues-
64VK560Honeysuckle RoseVerve V/V6 4065
64VK561Goody Goody-
64VK562The Boy From Ipanema-
64VK563They Can't Take That Away From MeVerve V/V6 4065, V/V6 8748
64VK564Somewhere In The NightVerve V/V6 4065
64VK565You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To-
64VK566I've Got You Under My SkinVerve V/V6 4065, V/V6 8748
64VK567The Cricket SongVerve V/V6 4065
64VK568How High The Moon-
PeopleVerve (J) POCJ-1925
Someone To Watch Over Me-
Can't Buy Me Love-
Them There Eyes-
Cutie PantsVerve (F) 3716
PerdidoVerve (J) POCJ-1925
Shiny Stockings-
* Verve V/V6 4065, (F) 3716   Ella Fitzgerald - Ella At Juan-les-Pins
* Verve V/V6 8748   Ella Fitzgerald - Ella "Live"
* Verve (J) POCJ-1925   Ella Fitzgerald - Ella At Juan-les-Pins

Milt Jackson Quintet

Jimmy Heath (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 6, 1964
90148Blues For JuanitaImpulse! A-70, GRD-130
90149Big George-
90150I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good-
90151Gingerbread BoyImpulse! A-70, ASH-9282-2, GRD-130
* Impulse! A-70, AS-70   Milt Jackson - Jazz 'N' Samba
* Impulse! ASH-9282-2   Milt Jackson - The Impulse Years
* Impulse! GRD-130   Milt Jackson - Statements

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 6, 1964
90152Anything I DoImpulse! A-100, GRD-130
* Impulse! A-100, AS-100, AS-9100   Various Artists - The Definitive Jazz Scene, Volume 2
* Impulse! GRD-130   Milt Jackson - Statements

Kenny Dorham Quintet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 14, 1964
1434 tk.4The FoxBlue Note BLP 4181
1435 tk.6Night Watch-
1436 tk.10Trompeta Toccata-
1437 tk.11MamacitaBlue Note 45-1922, BLP 4181
* Blue Note BLP 4181, BST 84181, CDP 7 84181 2   Kenny Dorham - Trompeta Toccata
* Blue Note 45-1922   Kenny Dorham - Mamacita, Part 1 & 2

Art Farmer Quintet

Art Farmer (flugelhorn) Charles McFarson (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Steve Swallow (bass) Bobby Thomas (drums)
NYC, 1964
Happy FeetScepter LP 521
Ally-
All About Art-
People-
Art Farmer (flugelhorn) Charles McFarson (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Bobby Thomas (drums)
Hyacinth-
Minuet In G-
Saucer Eyes-
* Scepter LP 521; Gambit (Sp) 69252   The Many Faces Of Art Farmer

1965

Lucky Thompson Quintet

Lucky Thompson (tenor, soprano sax) Jack Melady (harp -2,3) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Tucker (bass) Walter Perkins (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 16, 1965
1.As Time Goes ByPrestige PR 7394
2.Safari-
3.You Don't Know What Love Is-
4.Cry Me A RiverPrestige 45-361, PR 7394
5.PeoplePrestige PR 7394
6.Happy Days Are Here AgainPrestige 45-361, PR 7394
* Prestige PR 7394   Lucky Thompson Plays Happy Days Are Here Again
* Prestige 45-361   Lucky Thompson - Cry Me A River / Happy Days Are Here Again

Ella Fitzgerald

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Keter Betts (bass) Gus Johnson (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
"Musikhalle", Hamburg, West Germany, March 26, 1965
65VK508 | 106650A Hard Day's NightVerve VK 10368, V/V6 4069, V6 8795, 2V6S 8817
* Verve V/V6 4069   Ella Fitzgerald - Ella In Hamburg
* Verve V6 8795   Ella Fitzgerald
* Verve 2V6S 8817   The History Of Ella Fitzgerald
* Verve VK 10368   Ella Fitzgerald - A Hard Day's Night / And The Angels Sing

Sonny Rollins

Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Billy Higgins, Mickey Roker (drums)
"The Museum Of Modern Art", NYC, June 17, 1965
On Green Dolphin StreetImpulse! IA-9349
Three Little Words-
Mademoiselle De Paris-
To A Wild Rose-
There Will Never Be Another You-
* Impulse! IA-9349   Sonny Rollins - There Will Never Be Another You

Ella Fitzgerald

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Bill Yancey (bass) Gus Johnson (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
"Musikhalle", Hamburg, West Germany, August 3, 1965
65VK444Walk Right InVerve V/V6 4069, 2V6S 8817
65VK445That Old Black MagicVerve V/V6 4069, V/V6 8748
65VK446Body And Soul-
65VK447Here's That Rainy DayVerve V/V6 4069
65VK448And The Angels SingVerve VK 10368, V/V6 4069, 2V6S 8817
65VK449Ellington Medley: Mood Indigo / Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me / It Don't Mean A ThingVerve V/V6 4069
65VK450Don't Rain On My ParadeVerve V/V6 4069, 2V6S 8817
65VK451Angel Eyes-
65VK452Smooth SailingVerve V/V6 4069
65VK453Old McDonald Had A Farm-
65VK454The Boy From IpanemaVerve V/V6 4069, V/V6 8748, 2V6S 8817
* Verve V/V6 4069   Ella Fitzgerald - Ella In Hamburg
* Verve 2V6S 8817   The History Of Ella Fitzgerald
* Verve V/V6 8748   Ella Fitzgerald - Ella "Live"
* Verve VK 10368   Ella Fitzgerald - A Hard Day's Night / And The Angels Sing

Pat Bowie

Charles McPherson (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Al Hall (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Pat Bowie (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 7, 1965
Since I Fell For YouPrestige PR 7437
They Can't Take That Away From Me-
You Don't Know What Love Is-
Baby, Won't You Please Come Home-
Feelin' Good!-
* Prestige PR 7437   Pat Bowie - Feelin' Good!

Pat Bowie

Charles McPherson (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Al Hall (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Pat Bowie (vocals): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 9, 1965
Wonder WhyPrestige PR 7437
I Wanna Be Loved-
Look Down That Lonesome Road (aka Lonesome Road)-
Why Don't You Do Right-
Summertime-
* Prestige PR 7437   Pat Bowie - Feelin' Good!

Tony Bennett

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Tony Bennett (vocals) Johnny Mandel (director) Al Cohn (arranger) and others
NYC, December 27, 1965
CO87394Smile (From "Modern Times")Columbia CL 2472
* Columbia CL 2472, CS 9272   Tony Bennett - The Movie Song Album

New York Jazz Sextet

Art Farmer (flugelhorn) Tom McIntosh (trombone) James Moody (tenor sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
NYC, December 27, 1965 & January 17, 1966
SignatureDJM Records (E) DJM 22039
Bottom On TopScepter LP 526; DJM Records (E) DJM 22039
Supplication-
Another Look-
Dim After DayScepter LP 526
Indian Summer-
Joy ShoutScepter LP 526; DJM Records (E) DJM 22039
* DJM Records (E) DJM 22039   James Moody, Thad Jones And Art Farmer - Group Therapy
* Scepter LP 526   New York Jazz Sextet - Group Therapy

1968

Jazz For A Sunday Afternoon

Bobby Bryant, Harry "Sweets" Edison (trumpet) Carl Fontana, Frank Rosolino (trombone) Pete Christlieb, Harold Land (tenor sax) Victor Feldman (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
"Marty's-On-The-Hill", Los Angeles, CA, February, 1968
Straight, No ChaserSolid State SS 18037
* Solid State SS 18037   Various Artists - Jazz For A Sunday Afternoon, Vol. 3

Sonny Criss Tentet

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Dick Nash (trombone) Ray Draper (tuba) David Sherr (alto sax) Sonny Criss (alto, soprano sax) Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Pete Christlieb (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Everett Brown Jr. (drums) Horace Tapscott (arranger, composer)
Los Angeles, CA, May 8, 1968
Sonny's DreamPrestige PR 7576
Sonny's Dream (alternate take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-707-2
The Golden PearlPrestige PR 7576
The Golden Pearl (alternate take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-707-2
The Black ApostlesPrestige PR 7576
Ballad For Samuel-
Sandy And Niles-
Daughter Of Cochise-
* Prestige PR 7576; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-707-2   Sonny Criss - Sonny's Dream (Birth Of The New Cool)

Gerald Wilson Orchestra

Larry McGuire, Alex Rodriguez, Tony Rusch (trumpet) Thurman Green, Lester Robertson, Frank Strong (trombone) Mike Wimberly (bass trombone) Art Maebe (French horn, tuba) Ramon Bojorquez (alto sax) Anthony Ortega (alto sax, flute, piccolo) Hadley Caliman, Harold Land (tenor sax) Richard Aplanalp (baritone sax) Alan Beutler, Henry DeVega, William Green, Pete Terry (reeds) Bobby Hutcherson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan, Jimmy Rowles (piano, organ, electric harpsichord) Mike Anthony (guitar) Stanley Gilbert (bass) Wilton Felder (electric bass) Carl Lott (drums) Hugh Anderson, Joe Porcaro (percussion) Gerald Wilson (arranger)
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, August 7, 1968
tk.4Channel IslandPacific Jazz ST-20135
tk.7/11El Presidente-
Russian Riverrejected
* Pacific Jazz ST-20135   The Gerald Wilson Orchestra - California Soul
= Mosaic MD5-198   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of Gerald Wilson And His Orchestra

Pepper Adams Quintet

Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, December 11 & 12, 1968
InanoutPrestige PR 7677
Star-Crossed Lovers-
Cindy's Tune-
Serenity-
Elusive-
I've Just Seen Her-
Punjab-
Verdandi-
* Prestige PR 7677; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-892-2   Pepper Adams - Encounter!

1969

Ella Fitzgerald

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Frank De La Rosa (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
"Fairmont Hotel", San Francisco, CA, February or March, 1969
Useless LandscapeMPS (G) MPS 15250
Old Devil Moon-
Don'cha Go 'Way Mad-
A House Is Not A Home-
Trouble Is A Man-
Love You Madly-
* MPS (G) MPS 15250; MPS/BASF (G) CRM 712, 21 20712-9; Prestige PR 7685   Ella Fitzgerald - Sunshine Of Your Love

Ella Fitzgerald With Ernie Heckscher Orchestra

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 LoveMPS (G) MPS 15250; Prestige 45-715
Hey Jude-
Alright, Okay, You WinMPS (G) MPS 15250
Watch What Happens-
This Girl's In Love With You-
Give Me The Simple Life-
* MPS (G) MPS 15250; MPS/BASF (G) CRM 712, 21 20712-9; Prestige PR 7685   Ella Fitzgerald - Sunshine Of Your Love
* Prestige 45-715   Ella Fitzgerald - Sunshine Of Your Love / Hey Jude

1970 (age 40)

Ella Fitzgerald

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Frank De La Rosa (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
Budapest, Hungary, May 20, 1970
Crazy RhythmPablo PACD-5308-2
Medley: This Guy's In Love With You / I'm Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter-
Open Your Window-
Satin Doll-
Spinning Wheel-
As Time Goes By-
You Better Love Me-
I'll Never Fall In Love Again-
Hello Young Lovers-
Medley: I Concentrate On You / You Go To My Head-
Girl From Ipanema-
Cabaret-
Dancing In The Dark-
Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head-
The Lady Is A Tramp-
Summertime-
(If You Can't Sing It) You'll Have To Swing It (aka Mr. Paganini)-
Mack The Knife-
People-
* Pablo PACD-5308-2   Ella Fitzgerald In Budapest

Dexter Gordon Quartet

Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Larry Ridley (bass) Alan Dawson (drums)
NYC, July 7, 1970
The Panther!Prestige PR 7829, PRCD-11003-2
Body And SoulPrestige PR 7829
Valse Robin-
Mrs. Miniver-
The Christmas Song-
The Blues Walk-
* Prestige PR 7829, PR 10030; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-770-2   Dexter Gordon - The Panther!
* Prestige PRCD-11003-2   Dexter Gordon Plays The Blues - Blue Dex

Ella Fitzgerald

Bobby Bryant, Harry Edison, Paul Hubinon, Larry McGuire, Alex Rodriguez (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Thurman Green, J.J. Johnson, Alexander Thomas, William Tole, Mike Wimberly, Britt Woodman (trombone) Arthur Maebe (French horn, tuba) William Green, Anthony Ortega, Ernie Watts (flute, piccolo) Marshall Royal (flute, clarinet, alto sax) Henry De Vega (alto sax) Ray Bojorquez, Harold Land (tenor sax) Richard Aplanalp (baritone sax) Victor Feldman, Bobby Hutcherson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Joe Sample (organ, electric piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums) Francisco DeSouza, Modesto Duran (congas, bongos) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
NYC, fall 1970
SunnyReprise (J) WPCR-2334
Mas Que Nada-
A Man And A Woman-
The Days Of Wine And Roses-
Black Coffee-
Tuxedo Junction-
I Heard It Through The Grapevine-
Don't Dream Of Anybody But Me (aka Li'l Darlin')-
Things Ain't What They Used To Be-
Willow Weep For Me-
Manteca-
Just When We're Falling In Love (aka Robbins' Nest)-
* Reprise (J) WPCR-2334   Ella Fitzgerald - Things Ain't What They Used To Be

1971

Ella Fitzgerald

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Frank De La Rosa (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
Nice, France, July 21, 1971
Night And DayPablo Live 2308-234
The Many Faces Of Cole Porter: Get Out Of Town / Easy To Love / You Do Something To Me-
The Ballad Medley: Body And Soul / The Man I Love / Porgy-
The Bossa Scene: The Girl From Ipanema / Fly Me To The Moon / O Nosso Amor (Carnival Samba) / Cielito Lindo / Madalena / Agua De Beber (Water To Drink)-
Summertime-
They Can't Take That Away From Me-
Aspects Of Duke: Mood Indigo / Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me / It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)-
Something-
St. Louis Blues-
Close To You-
Put A Little Love In Your Heart-
* Pablo Live 2308-234; Original Jazz Classics OJC-442, OJCCD-442-2   Ella Fitzgerald - Ella A Nice

1972

Ella Fitzgerald With Count Basie And His Orchestra + Tommy Flanagan Trio At JATP

Paul Cohen, Sonny Cohn, Pete Minger, Waymon Reed (trumpet) Al Grey, Frank Hooks, Melvin Wanzo (trombone) Bill Hughes (bass trombone) Curtis Peagler (alto sax) Bobby Plater (alto sax, flute) Jimmy Forrest (tenor sax) Eric Dixon (tenor sax, flute) John C. Williams (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Keter Betts (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
"Civic Auditorium", Santa Monica, CA, June 2, 1972
L-O-V-EPablo 3PACD-2625-701-2
Begin The Beguine-
Indian Summer-
You've Got A FriendPablo 2625-701
What's Going On-
Shiny Stockings-
Cole Porter Medley: Too Darn Hot / It's All Right With Me-
Sanford And Son Theme (Street Beater)-
I Can't Stop Loving You-
* Pablo 2625-701, 3PACD-2625-701-2   Jazz At The Philharmonic - Jazz At The Santa Monica Civic '72

Ella Fitzgerald With Tommy Flanagan Trio At JATP

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Keter Betts (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
"Civic Auditorium", Santa Monica, CA, June 2, 1972
Night And DayPablo 3PACD-2625-701-2, PACD-2405-441-2
Spring Can Really Hang You Up The MostPablo 2625-701
Little White LiesPablo 3PACD-2625-701-2, PACD-2405-441-2
MadalenaPablo 2625-701
* Pablo 2625-701, 3PACD-2625-701-2   Jazz At The Philharmonic - Jazz At The Santa Monica Civic '72
* Pablo PACD-2405-441-2   Ella Fitzgerald - The Best Of The Concert Years - Trios And Quartets From The Great Jazz At The Philharmonic Concerts

Ella Fitzgerald With Nelson Riddle's Orchestra

Harry Edison (trumpet) Victor Feldman (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Keter Betts (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) unidentified studio band, Nelson Riddle (director)
MGM Recording Studios, Hollywood CA, June 9 or 12, 1972
25409I Get A Kick Out Of YouAtlantic SD 1631
25410Down In The Depths-
25411At Long Last Love-
25412I've Got You Under My Skin-
25413So Near And Yet So Far-
25414All Of You-
25415Without Love-
25416My Heart Belongs To Daddy-
25417Love For Sale-
25418Just One Of Those Things-
25419I Concentrate On You-
25420Anything Goes-
25421C'est Magnifique-
* Atlantic SD 1631   Ella Fitzgerald - Ella Loves Cole
= Pablo 2310-814; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1072-2   Ella Fitzgerald - Dream Dancing

1973

Ella Fitzgerald

Roy Eldridge (trumpet -10/12) Al Grey (trombone -10/12) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax -10/12) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Keter Betts (bass) Freddie Washington (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, July 5, 1973
1.I Gotta Be MeColumbia KG 32557
2.Good Morning, Heartache-
3.Miss Otis Regrets-
4.Don't Worry 'Bout Me / These Foolish Things-
5.Any Old Blues-
6.Taking A Chance On Love / I'm In The Mood For Love-
7.Lemon Drop-
8.Some Of These Days-
9.People-
10.I Can't Get Started / The Man With The Horn (as The Young Man With The Horn) / 'Round Midnight-
11.Stardust-
12.C Jam Blues-
* Columbia KG 32557   Ella Fitzgerald Newport Jazz Festival Live At Carnegie Hall

1974

Ella Fitzgerald

Harry Edison (trumpet) Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, January 8, 1974
Fine And MellowPablo 2310-829
I'm Just A Lucky So And So-
(I Don't Stand A) Ghost Of A Chance-
Rockin' In Rhythm-
I'm In The Mood For Love-
'Round Midnight-
I Can't Give You Anything But Love-
The Man I Love-
Polka Dots And Moonbeams-
* Pablo 2310-829, PACD-2310-829-2   Ella Fitzgerald - Fine And Mellow

Tommy Flanagan Solo

Tommy Flanagan (piano -1/11,20) unknown (piano -12/19)
Zurich, Switzerland, February 25 & 26, 1974
1.Parisian ThoroughfareStoryville (D) 101 8387
2.Wail-
3.Isn't It Romantic-
4.Sleepin' Bee-
5.Yesterdays-
6.Stompin' At The Savoy-
7.Strayhorn Medley: Passion Flower / Chelsea Bridge / Pretty Girl / U.M.M.G.-
8.Con Alma-
9.If You Could See Me Now-
10.Ruby, My Dear-
11.Lover-
12.Rosetta-
13.Jitterbug Waltz-
14.Caravan-
15.Willow Weep For Me-
16.Just One Of Those Things-
17.Poor Butterfly-
18.Well, You Needn't-
19.St. Louis Blues-
20.All The Things You Are-
* Storyville (D) 101 8387   Tommy Flanagan - Solo Piano

Ella Fitzgerald

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Keter Betts (bass) Bobby Durham (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
"Ronnie Scott's Club", London, England, April 11, 1974
Sweet Georgia BrownPablo 2310-711
They Can't Take That Away From Me-
Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye-
The Man I Love-
It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)-
You've Got A Friend-
Lemon Drop-
The Very Thought Of You-
Happy Blues-
* Pablo 2310-711; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-974-2   Ella Fitzgerald - Ella In London

1975

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Keter Betts (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
Tokyo, Japan, February 15, 1975
All Day LongPablo 2310-724, PACD-2405-410-2
UMMG (Upper Manhattan Medical Group)-
Something To Live ForPablo 2310-724
MainstemPablo 2310-724, PACD-2405-410-2
DaydreamPablo 2310-724
The Intimacy Of The BluesPablo 2310-724, PACD-2405-410-2
CaravanPablo 2310-724
Chelsea Bridge-
Take The "A" Train-
* Pablo 2310-724; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-737-2   Tommy Flanagan - The Tokyo Recital
* Pablo PACD-2405-410-2   The Best Of Tommy Flanagan

A Buck Clayton Jam Session, Vol. 2

Harold "Money" Johnson, Joe Newman (trumpet) Vic Dickenson, George Masso (trombone) Lee Konitz, Earl Warren (alto sax) Sal Nistico, Buddy Tate (tenor sax) Budd Johnson (tenor, soprano sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Buck Clayton (arranger)
NYC, June 5 & 6, 1975
SidekickChiaroscuro CR 143
Change For A Buck-
The Duke We Knew (as The Duke)-
Glassboro BluesChiaroscuro CR 163, CR(D) 143
Glassboro Blues (rehearsal)Chiaroscuro CR(D) 143
The Duke We Knew (rehearsal)-
* Chiaroscuro CR 143   A Buck Clayton Jam Session, Vol. 2
= Chiaroscuro CR(D) 143   A Buck Clayton Jam Session 1975
* Chiaroscuro CR 163   A Buck Clayton Jam Session, Vol. 4

Jazz At The Philharmonic

Roy Eldridge, Clark Terry (trumpet) Benny Carter (alto sax) Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Keter Betts (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 16, 1975
For YouPablo 2310-748
Autumn Leaves-
If I Had You-
I Never Knew (That Roses Grew)-
SundayPablo 2625-707
* Pablo 2310-748; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-932-2   Jazz At The Philharmonic At The Montreux Jazz Festival 1975
* Pablo 2625-707   Various Artists - The Montreux Collection 1975

The Dizzy Gillespie Big 7

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Johnny Griffin (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 16, 1975
Lover Come Back To MePablo 2310-749
What's New-
Cherokee-
I'll Remember AprilPablo 2625-707; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-739-2
* Pablo 2310-749; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-739-2   The Dizzy Gillespie Big 7 At The Montreux Jazz Festival 1975
* Pablo 2625-707   Various Artists - The Montreux Collection 1975

Ella Fitzgerald

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Keter Betts (bass) Bobby Durham (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 17, 1975
CaravanPablo 2310-751
Satin Doll-
Teach Me Tonight-
Wave-
It's All Right With Me-
Let's Do It-
How High The Moon-
The Girl From Ipanema-
'Tain't Nobody's Biz-Ness If I Do-
The Man I LovePablo 2625-707
* Pablo 2310-751; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-789-2   Ella Fitzgerald At The Montreux Jazz Festival 1975
* Pablo 2625-707   Various Artists - The Montreux Collection 1975

1976

Roy Haynes Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, January 29 & 30, 1976
Receipt, PleaseKitty Records (J) MKF 1002
Moon And Sand-
Little Waltz-
Snap Crackle-
Well, You Needn't-
First Trip-
Heavy Duty-
* Kitty Records (J) MKF 1002   Roy Haynes - Sugar Roy

Benny Carter Sextet

Benny Carter (alto sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) John B. Williams (bass) Jake Hanna (drums)
RCA Studios, Los Angeles, CA, February 11, 1976
A Walkin' ThingPablo 2310-768
My Kind Of Trouble Is YouPablo 2310-768, 2625-713
Easy MoneyPablo 2310-768
Blue Star-
I Still Love Him So-
Green Wine-
MalibuPablo 2310-768, FCD-60-029
Blues In D FlatPablo 2310-768
All That Jazzunissued
* Pablo 2310-768; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-883-2   Benny Carter - The King
* Pablo 2625-713   Various Artists - The Pablo Collection
* Pablo FCD-60-029   Benny Carter And The Jazz Giants

Milt Jackson Quintet With Strings

Hubert Laws (flute) Jerome Richardson (flute, alto flute) Arnold Belnick, Herman Clebanoff, Marcia Van Dyke, Dave Frisina, Jennifer Geller, Al Harshman, Karen Jones, Jacob Krachmalnick, Bernard Kundell, Erno Neufeld, Stanley Plummer, Ralph Schaeffer, Charles Veal, Jerry Vinci (violin) Rollice Dale, David Schwartz (viola) Ronald Cooper, Ray Kramer (cello) Catherine Gotthoffer (harp) Milt Jackson (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Dennis Budimir (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Jimmie Smith (drums) Paulinho Da Costa (percussion)
Los Angeles, CA, April 12, 13 & 14, 1976
FeelingsPablo 2310-774
Come To Me-
Trouble Is A Man-
Moody Blue-
The Day It Rained-
My Kind Of Trouble Is YouPablo 2310-774, PACD-2405-405-2
If You Went Away-
TearsPablo 2310-774
Blues For EdithPablo 2310-774, PACD-2405-405-2
You Don't Know What Love IsPablo 2310-774
* Pablo 2310-774; Original Jazz Classics OJC-448, OJCCD-448-2   Milt Jackson And Strings - Feelings
* Pablo PACD-2405-405-2   The Best Of Milt Jackson

Benny Carter - Dizzy Gillespie Sextet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Benny Carter (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Al McKibbon (bass) Mickey Roker (drums, vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, April 27, 1976
Sweet And LovelyPablo 2310-781
Broadway-
The CourtshipPablo 2310-781, FCD-60-029
ConstantinoplePablo 2310-781
Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen-
A Night In Tunisia-
* Pablo 2310-781; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-682-2   Benny Carter, Dizzy Gillespie - Carter, Gillespie, Inc.
* Pablo FCD-60-029   Benny Carter And The Jazz Giants

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis Quartet

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Keter Betts (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
RCA Studios, Los Angeles, CA, May 3, 1976
LoverPablo 2310-778, 2310-858
Wave-
On A Clear Day-
The Chef-
GigiPablo 2310-778
Last Train From Overbrook-
The Good Life-
I'll Never Be The SamePablo 2310-778, 2310-858
Watch What HappensPablo 2310-778
* Pablo 2310-778; Original Jazz Classics OJC-629, OJCCD-629-2   Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis - Straight Ahead
* Pablo 2310-858, PACD-2405-414-2   The Best Of Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis

Jim Hall Quintet

Art Farmer (flugelhorn) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Jim Hall (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Allan Ganley (drums)
NYC, June 21, 1976
Indian SummerA&M/Horizon SP-715
* A&M/Horizon SP-715   Jim Hall - Commitment

Jim Hall Sextet

Art Farmer (flugelhorn -1,2) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Jim Hall (guitar) Ron Carter (bass -1,2) Allan Ganley (drums -1,2) Erroll Benett (percussion -1) John LaBarbera (voice -1)
NYC, June 22, 1976
1.Lament For A Fallen MatadorA&M/Horizon SP-715
2.Walk Soft-
3.My One And Only Love-
* A&M/Horizon SP-715   Jim Hall - Commitment

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
CBS Studios, NYC, October 4, 1976
Smooth As The WindCBS/Sony (J) 25AP-447
Passion Flower-
Muffin-
Verdandi-
Ruby, My Dear-
* CBS/Sony (J) 25AP-447   Tommy Flanagan - Positive Intensity
= Inner City IC 1084   Tommy Flanagan - Trinity

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Roy Haynes (drums): same personnel
CBS Studios, NYC, October 18, 1976
TormentCBS/Sony (J) 25AP-447
* CBS/Sony (J) 25AP-447   Tommy Flanagan - Positive Intensity
= Inner City IC 1084   Tommy Flanagan - Trinity

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Roy Haynes (drums): same personnel
CBS Studios, NYC, November 10, 1976
52nd Street ThemeCBS/Sony (J) 25AP-447
Bess, You Is My Woman Now-
Hustle Bustle-
* CBS/Sony (J) 25AP-447   Tommy Flanagan - Positive Intensity
= Inner City IC 1084   Tommy Flanagan - Trinity

Jo Jones Octet

Harry Edison, Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Vic Dickenson (trombone) Eddie Daniels (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Sam Jones (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, November 29 & 30, 1976
Goin' To ChicagoPablo 2310-799
I Want To Be Happy-
Adlib-
Dark Eyes-
Metrical Portions-
Old Man River-
* Pablo 2310-799; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-869-2   Jo Jones - The Main Man

1977

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Sound Ideas Studios, NYC, February 4, 1977
Oleoenja (G) 2088
Denzil's Best-
A Blue Time-
Relaxin' At Camarillo-
Cup Bearers-
Eclypso-
Confirmation-
Cup Bearers (alternate take)enja (G) 4014
Confirmation (alternate take)-
Maybe September-
* enja (G) 2088, CD 2088-2   Tommy Flanagan - Eclypso
* enja (G) 4014   Tommy Flanagan - Confirmation

Waymon Reed Quintet

Waymon Reed (trumpet, flugelhorn) Jimmy Forrest (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Keter Betts (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
NYC, May 25, 1977
Don't Get Around Much AnymoreArtists House AH 10
Au Privave-
46th And 8th-
But Beautiful-
Blue Monk-
* Artists House AH 10, AH 9410   Waymon Reed - 46th And 8th

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Keter Betts (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 13, 1977
BarbadosPablo Live 2308-202
Medley: Some Other Spring / Easy Living-
Medley: The Star-Crossed Lovers / Jump For JoyPablo Live 2308-202; Pablo PACD-2405-410-2
Woody'n You-
Blue Bossa-
Heat WaveOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD-372-2
* Pablo Live 2308-202; Original Jazz Classics OJC-372, OJCCD-372-2   Tommy Flanagan - Montreux '77
* Pablo PACD-2405-410-2   The Best Of Tommy Flanagan

Ella Fitzgerald With Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Keter Betts (bass) Bobby Durham (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 15, 1977
Too Close For ComfortPablo Live 2308-206
I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues-
My Man-
Come Rain Or Come Shine-
Day By Day-
Ordinary Fool-
One Note Samba-
I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart-
Billie's Bounce-
You Are The Sunshine Of My Life-
* Pablo Live 2308-206; Original Jazz Classics OJC-376, OJCCD-376-2   Ella Fitzgerald With The Tommy Flanagan Trio - Montreux '77

Tommy Flanagan Plays Bud Powell

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Keter Betts (bass)
CBS Recording Studios, NYC, November 2-5, 1977
Strictly ConfidentialColumbia C2 35381
Dance Of The Infidels-
Bouncing With Bud-
I'll Keep Loving You-
same session
So Sorry PleaseColumbia C2 38039
* Columbia C2 35381   Various Artists - I Remember Bebop
* Columbia C2 38039   Various Artists - They All Played Bebop

Tommy Flanagan Solo

Tommy Flanagan (piano)
NYC, December 8, 1977
Parisian ThoroughfareDenon (J) COCY-3795
In Your Own Sweet Way-
Like A Butterfly-
Here's That Rainy Day-
Alone Too Long-
May Be September-
Strollin' Glad To Be Unhappy / No More / That Old Devil Called Love-
Bean And The Boys / In Walked Bud-
Ultimate Thule-
The Very Thought Of You-
Dignified Appearance-
* Denon (J) COCY-3795   Tommy Flanagan - Alone Too Long

1978

Ted Dunbar Quartet

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ted Dunbar (guitar) Sam Jones (bass) Leroy Williams (drums)
RCA Studios, NYC, January 24, 1978
Entrance / Two AreasXanadu 155
Hang In There-
Lazy Lane-
Never Again-
Tonal Search-
Grand Mal-Petit Mal / Exit-
* Xanadu 155   Ted Dunbar - Opening Remarks

Tommy Flanagan - Hank Jones Duo

Tommy Flanagan, Hank Jones (piano)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, January 28, 1978
Our DelightGalaxy GXY-5113
Autumn Leaves-
Robbins' Nest-
Jordu-
Confirmation-
A Child Is Born-
Lady Bird-
same session
Robbins' Nest (alternate take)Galaxy GXY-5152
'Round Midnight-
Lady Bird (alternate take)-
Jordu (alternate take)-
Our Delight (alternate take)-
A Child Is Born (alternate take)-
Autumn Leaves (alternate take)-
If You Could See Me Now-
* Galaxy GXY-5113; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-752-2   Tommy Flanagan And Hank Jones - Our Delights
* Galaxy GXY-5152   Tommy Flanagan And Hank Jones - More Delights

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano, electric piano) Keter Betts (bass) Jimmie Smith (drums)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, January 30, 1978
Bird SongGalaxy GXY-5110
Good Bait-
Peace-
Friday The 13th-
Something Borrowed, Something Blue-
West Coast Blues-
Groovin' High-
* Galaxy GXY-5110; Original Jazz Classics OJC-473, OJCCD-473-2   Tommy Flanagan - Something Borrowed, Something Blue

Scott Hamilton Quartet

Scott Hamilton (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Mraz (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, February 8, 1978
I Thought About YouProgressive (J) KUX-81-G
You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To-
Out Of Nowhere-
Cheek To Cheek-
New York Blizzard Blues-
* Progressive (J) KUX-81-G   Scott Hamilton - The Grand Appearance
= Progressive PRO 7026   Scott Hamilton Quartet - The Grand Appearance

Clifford Jordan Quartet

Clifford Jordan (tenor, alto sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Bill Lee (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
CI Recording Studio, NYC, February 9, 1978
He's A HeroMuse MR 5163
Quasimado-
No More-
Blues For Muse-
Adventurer-
I'll Be Around-
* Muse MR 5163   Clifford Jordan - The Adventurer

Hidefumi Toki And The Super Jazz Trio

Hidefumi Toki (alto, soprano sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
Sound Ideas Studios, Studio C, NYC, July 6, 1978
Speak LowBaystate (J) RVJ-6027
Memories-
I Loves You, Porgy-
City-
Children, Children-
Pumpkin Doll-
* Baystate (J) RVJ-6027   Hidefumi Toki And The Super Jazz Trio - City-Toki

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Mraz (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Helen Merrill (vocals -9)
NYC, September 30 & October 2, 1978
1.Between The Devil And The Deep Blue SeaInterplay (J) DIW 328CD
2.Over The Rainbow-
3.A Sleepin' Bee-
4.Ill Wind-
5.Out Of This World-
6.One For My Baby-
7.Get Happy-
8.My Shining Hour-
9.Last Night When We Were Young-
* Interplay (J) DIW 328CD   Tommy Flanagan - Plays The Music Of Harold Arlen

Tommy Flanagan Duo

Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Mraz (bass)
Penthouse Studio, NYC, November 15, 1978
Blue Twentyenja (G) 3031
Scrapple From The Apple-
With Malice Toward None-
Blues For Sarka-
Star Eyes-
They Say It's Spring-
Birks' Works-
How High The Moonenja (G) 4014
It Never Entered My Mind-
* enja (G) 3031, CD 3031-2   Tommy Flanagan - Ballads And Blues
* enja (G) 4014   Tommy Flanagan - Confirmation

The Super Jazz Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
Sound Ideas Studios, NYC, November 21, 1978
Pent Up HouseBaystate (J) RVJ-6033, R32J-1056
Condado Beach-
Let's Call ThisBaystate (J) RVJ-6033
So Sorry PleaseBaystate (J) RVJ-6033, R32J-1056
Ballad-
Milestones-
* Baystate (J) RVJ-6033   The Super Jazz Trio
* Baystate (J) R32J-1056   The Super Jazz Trio Special

Tommy Flanagan - Kenny Barron Duo

Kenny Barron, Tommy Flanagan (piano)
NYC, December 6, 1978
DigDenon (J) COCY-3796
If I Should Lose You-
Stella By Starlight-
I Can't Get Started-
Darn That Dream-
The Way You Look Tonight-
* Denon (J) COCY-3796   Tommy Flanagan, Kenny Barron - Together

1979

The Super Jazz Trio With Art Farmer

Art Farmer (flugelhorn) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
Media Studio, Tokyo, Japan, May 25, 1979
Au PrivaveBaystate (J) RVJ-6056, R32J-1056
Blame It On My Youth-
My Hear Skips A BeatBaystate (J) RVJ-6056
Here's That Rainy DayBaystate (J) RVJ-6056, R32J-1056
StablematesBaystate (J) RVJ-6056
It Might As Well Be SpringBaystate (J) RVJ-6056, R32J-1056
* Baystate (J) RVJ-6056   The Super Jazz Trio With Art Farmer - Something Tasty
* Baystate (J) R32J-1056   The Super Jazz Trio Special

J.J. Johnson Septet

Oscar Brashear (trumpet -2,3,5,6) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Joe Henderson (tenor sax -1/4) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Billy Higgins (drums) Kenneth Nash (percussion -5,6)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, September 17-19, 1979
1.Night FlightMilestone M-9093
2.Deak-
3.Cannonball Junction-
4.Pinnacles-
5.See See Rider-
6.Mr. Clean-
* Milestone M-9093; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1006-2   J.J. Johnson - Pinnacles

Art Pepper Quintet

Art Pepper (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Billy Higgins (drums) Kenneth Nash (percussion -5)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, September 21, 1979
1.Surf RideGalaxy GXY-5127
2.Nature Boy-
3.Straight Life-
4.September Song-
5.Make A List-
6.Long Ago And Far AwayOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD-475-2; Galaxy 16GCD 1016-2
7.Nature Boy (alternate take)Galaxy 16GCD 1016-2
* Galaxy GXY-5127; Original Jazz Classics OJC-475, OJCCD-475-2   Art Pepper - Straight Life
* Galaxy 16GCD 1016-2   Art Pepper - The Complete Galaxy Recordings

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Jerry Dodgion (alto, soprano sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Red Mitchell (bass)
"Fat Tuesday's", NYC, November 14-17, 1979
Softly, As In A Morning SunrisePaddle Wheel (J) GP 3224
In A Sentimental Mood-
There Is No Greater Love-
My One And Only Love-
Communication-
Billie's BouncePaddle Wheel (J) K28P-6056
Waltz New-
Lady Bird-
These Foolish Things-
Scrapple From The Apple-
* Paddle Wheel (J) GP 3224   Tommy Flanagan - Communication Live At Fat Tuesday's New York, Vol. 1
* Paddle Wheel (J) K28P-6056   Tommy Flanagan - Communication Live At Fat Tuesday's New York, Vol. 2

1980 (age 50)

Bennie Wallace Quartet

Bennie Wallace (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Eddie Gomez (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums)
Munich, West Germany, January 31 & February 1, 1980
The Free Willenja (G) 3063
Sophisticated Lady-
Star Eyes-
Back Door Beauty-
Walter-
Paslon-
* enja (G) 3063   Bennie Wallace - The Free Will

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Sound Ideas Studios, NYC, February 4, 1980
Djangoenja (G) 3059
Minor Mishap (mistitled as Mino Perhaps)-
Too Late Now-
I Love You-
Rachel's Rondo-
Things Ain't What They Used To Be-
* enja (G) 3059, CD 3059-2   Tommy Flanagan - Super-Session

The Super Jazz Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Joe Chambers (drums)
The Power Station, NYC, February 14, 1980
Softly, As In A Morning SunriseBaystate (J) RVJ-6089
Night In Tunisia-
Someday My Prince Will Come-
Autumn Leaves-
It's All Right With Me-
Angel Eyes-
Straight, No Chaser-
* Baystate (J) RVJ-6089   The Super Jazz Trio - The Standard

Tommy Flanagan - Red Mitchell Duo

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Red Mitchell (bass)
NYC, February 24, 1980
You're MePhontastic (Swd) PHONT 7528
Darn That Dream-
What Am I Here For-
When I Have You-
All The Things You Are-
Milestones-
Whisper Not-
There Will Never Be Another You-
* Phontastic (Swd) PHONT 7528   Tommy Flanagan, Red Mitchell - You're Me

Pepper Adams Quartet

Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Mraz (bass) Leroy Williams (drums)
NYC, March 11, 1980
Enchilada BayMuse MR 5213
Chelsea Bridge-
Boss Allegro-
Rue Serpente-
Lovers Of Their Time-
My Shining Hour-
* Muse MR 5213   Pepper Adams - The Master...

Tommy Flanagan Sextet

Richard Williams (trumpet) Charles Williams (alto sax) Ted Harris (tenor, baritone sax, clarinet) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Bill Lee (bass) Vernel Fournier (drums)
NYC, March 31, 1980
Bug's DelightH.D. Records 629
Sunrise, Sunset-
Fanny B-
Polka Dots And Moonbeams-
Easy-
Feelings-
Alfie-
* H.D. Records 629   Tommy Flanagan - Presents Five Giants Of Jazz

Billy Mitchell Quintet

Benny Bailey (trumpet) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Rufus Reid (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
NYC, June 26, 1980
B & BXanadu 182
Not Just To Be In Love Again-
Prompt-
De Lawd's Blues-
Perpetual Stroll-
* Xanadu 182   Billy Mitchell - De Lawd's Blues

Elvin Jones Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, August, 1980
YesterdaysDenon (J) YF-7017
In A Sentimental Mood-
Moon River-
Warm Valley-
Joash-
* Denon (J) YF-7017   Elvin Jones - Heart To Heart

Nisse Sandstrom Trio

Nisse Sandstrom (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Red Mitchell (bass)
NYC, October 23, 1980
I Remember YouPhontastic (Swd) PHONT 7530
Painter's Blues-
Karin-
It Could Happen To You-
Minor Mishap-
The Way You Look Tonight-
Indian Summer-
* Phontastic (Swd) PHONT 7530   Nisse Sandstrom - Home Cooking

Lou Rawls

Hank Crawford (alto sax, arranger) David Newman (tenor, alto sax) William Branch (harmonica) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Shirley Scott (organ) Allen Batts, Leon Pendarvis (keyboards, arranger) Lee Baker Jr., Hiram Bullock, Billy Butler, Cornell Dupree, Steve Khan, Hugh McCracken, Bucky Pizzarelli (guitar) Ron Carter, Anthony Jackson (bass) Casey Jones, Barry Lazarowitz, Grady Tate (drums) Lou Rawls (vocals) Cissy Houston, Whitney Houston, Altesa Weatherby (backing vocals)
NYC, circa 1980
Did You Ever Love A WomanPhiladelphia International PIR 36774, PIR 84572
A Cottage For SalePhiladelphia International PIR 36774
Be Anything (But Be Mine)Philadelphia International 3114, PIR 36774, PIR 84572
You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'Philadelphia International 70051, PIR 36774, PIR 84572
I Go CrazyPhiladelphia International 3114, PIR 36774, PIR 84572
ThinkPhiladelphia International PIR 84572
Hoochie Coochie ManPhiladelphia International 70051, PIR 36774, PIR 84572
Baby, What'cha Want Me To DoPhiladelphia International PIR 36774, PIR 84572
* Philadelphia International PIR 36774   Lou Rawls - Shades Of Blue
* Philadelphia International PIR 84572   Lou Rawls - Shades Of Blue
* Philadelphia International 3114   Lou Rawls - no details
* Philadelphia International 70051   Lou Rawls - no details

1981

Phil Woods - Tommy Flanagan - Red Mitchell Trio

Phil Woods (alto sax, clarinet) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Red Mitchell (bass)
Sound Ideas Studios, NYC, January 6 & 7, 1981
Reets Neetenja (G) 3081
It's Time To Emulate The Japanese-
Talking-
Solacium (as Three For All)-
You're Me-
Goodbye Mr. Evans-
* enja (G) 3081, CD 3081-2   Phil Woods, Tommy Flanagan, Red Mitchell - Three For All

Tal Farlow Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Tal Farlow (guitar) Gary Mazzaroppi (bass)
NYC, January, 1981
All AloneConcord Jazz CJ-154
Nuages-
I Hear A Rhapsody-
If I Where A Bell-
St. Thomas-
Blue Are Too-
Stella By Starlight-
One For My Baby-
* Concord Jazz CJ-154, CCD-4154   Tal Farlow - Chromatic Palette

J.R. Monterose Duo With Tommy Flanagan

J.R. Monterose (tenor, soprano sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano)
Right Track Recording, NYC, April 6 & 7, 1981
Never Let Me GoUptown UP 27.06
Pain And Suffering...And A Little Pleasure-
Con Alma-
Central Park West-
Theme For Ernie-
Vinnie's Pad-
A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square-
Twelve Tone Tune-
same session
Never Let Me Go
Pain And Suffering...And A Little Pleasure
Con Alma
Central Park West
Vinnie's Pad
Theme For Ernie
A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square
Twelve Tone Tune
* Uptown UP 27.06   J.R. Monterose Duo With Tommy Flanagan - ...And A Little Pleasure
= Reservoir RSR CD 109   J.R. Monterose, Tommy Flanagan - A Little Pleasure

Frank Wess Quintet

Frank Wess (flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Chuck Wayne (guitar) George Mraz (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
NYC, April 8, 1981
Lover Come Back To MeProgressive PRO 7057
Spring Is Here-
Riled Up-
There Is No Greater Love-
Nada Mas-
Battle Royal-
* Progressive PRO 7057   Frank Wess - Flute Juice
= Progressive (J) KUX-159-G   Frank Wess - Battle Royal

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Mraz (bass) Al Foster (drums)
RCA Studios, NYC, June 2, 1981
Speak LowProgressive PRO 7059
Good Morning, Heartache-
I Fall In Love Too Easily-
Just In Time-
Good Morning, Heartache (alternate take)Century/Progressive (J) CECC00358
Speak Low (alternate take)-
* Progressive PRO 7059   The Magnificent Tommy Flanagan
= Century/Progressive (J) CECC00358   Tommy Flanagan Trio - Speak Low

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Mraz (bass) Al Foster (drums): same personnel
RCA Studios, NYC, June 3, 1981
Old Devil MoonProgressive PRO 7059
Everything I Love-
Change Partners-
Blueish Grey-
Old Devil Moon (alternate take)Century/Progressive (J) CECC00358
Change Partners (alternate take)-
* Progressive PRO 7059   The Magnificent Tommy Flanagan
= Century/Progressive (J) CECC00358   Tommy Flanagan Trio - Speak Low

Rodney Jones - Tommy Flanagan Quartet

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Rodney Jones (guitar) Major Holley (bass) Jesse Hameen (drums)
NYC, December 21, 1981
Giant StepsTimeless (Du) SJP 162
Oleo-
I'll Remember April-
Yesterday-
D-Natural Blues-
Star Eyes-
Morning Of The Carnival-
My Funny Valentine-
* Timeless (Du) SJP 162   Rodney Jones/Tommy Flanagan Quartet - My Funny Valentine

1982

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Mraz (bass) Al Foster (drums)
Eurosound Studio, NYC, February 17 & 18, 1982
Mr. P.C.enja (G) 4022
Central Park West-
Syeeda's Song Flute-
Cousin Mary-
Naima-
Giant Steps-
* enja (G) 4022, CD 4022-2   Tommy Flanagan - Giant Steps

Lilian Terry With Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Jesper Lundgaard (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Lilian Terry (vocals)
Milan, Italy, April 17 & 18 & May 12, 1982
Lover ManSoul Note (It) SN 1047
The Star-Crossed Lovers-
Black Coffee-
Lush Life-
I Remember Clifford-
'Round Midnight-
You've Changed-
* Soul Note (It) SN 1047, 121047-2   Lilian Terry, Tommy Flanagan - A Dream Comes True

Kim Parker With Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Jesper Lundgaard (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Kim Parker (vocals)
Milan, Italy, April 19 & 20, 1982
BijouSoul Note (It) SN 1063
Hooray-
How My Heart Sings-
Close Enough For Love-
Kvarteret Oron-
Talking-
It's Time To Emulate The Japanese-
The Good Little Girl-
* Soul Note (It) SN 1063   Kim Parker, Tommy Flanagan - Good Girl

Aurex Jazz Festival '82 - AJF '82 All Star Jam

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn, vocals) J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Richard Davis (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
"Aurex Jazz Festival", "Nippon Budokan", Tokyo, Japan, September 1, 1982
The SnapperEastworld (J) EWJ-80238
Blues For Squeaky-
Eclypso-
Autumn Leaves-
Minor Mishap-
Milestones-
* Eastworld (J) EWJ-80238; somethin'else (J) TOCJ-8020   Aurex Jazz Festival '82 - AJF '82 All Star Jam

Aurex Jazz Festival '82 - AJF '82 All Star Jam

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn, vocals) J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Richard Davis (bass) Roy Haynes (drums): same personnel
"Aurex Jazz Festival", "Osaka Festival Hall", Osaka, Japan, September 2, 1982
I Want A Little GirlEastworld (J) EWJ-80238
It's All Right With Me-
Soba UpEastworld (J) EWJ-80255
God Bless The Child-
Walkin'-
* Eastworld (J) EWJ-80238; somethin'else (J) TOCJ-8020   Aurex Jazz Festival '82 - AJF '82 All Star Jam
* Eastworld (J) EWJ-80255   Aurex Jazz Festival '82 - Live Special

Aurex Jazz Festival '82 - AJF '82 All Star Jam

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn, vocals) J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Richard Davis (bass) Roy Haynes (drums): same personnel
"Aurex Jazz Festival", "Yokohama Stadium", Yokohama, Japan, September 5, 1982
Listen To The DawnEastworld (J) EWJ-80238
Georgia On My Mind-
* Eastworld (J) EWJ-80238; somethin'else (J) TOCJ-8020   Aurex Jazz Festival '82 - AJF '82 All Star Jam

Charlie Shoemake Sextet

Tom Harrell (trumpet, flugelhorn) Charlie Shoemake (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Peter Sprague (guitar) Ed Schuller (bass) Paul Motian (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, September 24, 1982
Say It Isn't SoDiscovery DS-878
The Child In Me-
Fleeting Resemblance-
Cross Roads-
Recondite-
Dunbar's Pace-
Christmas Bells-
* Discovery DS-878   Charlie Shoemake - Cross Roads

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Mraz (bass -1/6) Art Taylor (drums -1/6)
Munich, West Germany, November 30 & December 1, 1982
1.Off Minorenja (G) 4052
2.Pannonica-
3.North Of The Sunset-
4.Thelonious-
5.Reflections-
6.Ugly Beauty-
7.Thelonica I-
8.Thelonica II-
* enja (G) 4052   Tommy Flanagan - Thelonica

1983

Hank Jones - Tommy Flanagan Duo

Tommy Flanagan, Hank Jones (piano)
"Franziskaner Concert Hall", Villingen, Black Forest, West Germany, May 7, 1983
Relaxin' At CamarilloMPS (G) 817 863-1
In A Sentimental Mood-
Someday My Prince Will Come-
Afternoon In Paris-
Au Privave-
I'm All Smiles-
Rockin' In Rhythm-
Con Alma-
* MPS (G) 817 863-1, 817 863-2; Verve 817 863-1   Hank Jones + Tommy Flanagan On Two Concert Grand Pianos - I'm All Smiles

The Master Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Tony Williams (drums)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, June 16 & 17, 1983
It Don't Mean A ThingBaybridge (J) KUX 183-B
St. Thomas-
Angel Eyes-
New Song #3-
Minor Mishap-
Misterioso-
Milestones-
same session
Good BaitBaybridge (J) KUX 187-B
Afternoon In Paris-
Giant Steps-
Blues In The Closet-
Sister Cheryl-
My Ship-
Moose The Mooch-
* Baybridge (J) KUX 183-B, 38CP-1, 30CP-62, TECP 20460   The Master Trio Featuring Tommy Flanagan, Ron Carter, Tony Williams
* Baybridge (J) KUX 187-B, 38CP-2, 30CP-63, TECP 20461   The Master Trio Featuring Tommy Flanagan, Ron Carter, Tony Williams - Blues In The Closet

1984

Yasuko Agawa With Tommy Flanagan Quintet

Nobuo Katoh (trumpet, flugelhorn -11,12) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Mraz (bass) Art Taylor (drums) Yasuko Agawa (vocals)
NYC, November, 1984
1.It's All Right With MeInvitation (J) VDR 75
2.Sunday-
3.A Foggy Day-
4.Lover Man-
5.My Romance-
6.Don't Get Around Much Anymore-
7.It's Easy To Remember-
8.All Of Me-
9.Night And Day-
10.Goodbye-
11.But Beautiful-
12.Speak Low-
* Invitation (J) VDR 75   Yasuko Agawa - All Right With Me

1985

Franco Ambrosetti Tentet

Michael Mossman, Lew Soloff (trumpet) Franco Ambrosetti (trumpet, flugelhorn) Alex Brofsky (French horn) Steve Coleman (alto sax) Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Howard Johnson (baritone sax, tuba) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Dave Holland (bass) Daniel Humair (drums)
Munich, West Germany, March 13 & 14, 1985
Yes Or Noenja (G) 4096
Rio Morena Allegro Con Brio-
Autumn Leaves-
Ten And Eleven-
Ode To Princess-
* enja (G) 4096, CD 4096-2   Franco Ambrosetti - Gin And Pentatonic

Jimmy Heath Quintet With Brass Choir

Jimmy Heath (soprano, tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Tony Purrone (guitar) Rufus Reid (bass) Al Foster (drums) with brass choir: Benny Powell (trombone -2,4,6) John Clark, Bob Routch (French horn -2,4,6) Howard Johnson (tuba -2,4,6)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 18 & 20, 1985
1.New PictureLandmark LLP-1506
2.Lush Life-
3.Changes-
4.Keep Love Alive-
5.Dewey Square-
6.Sophisticated Lady-
7.Togetherness-
* Landmark LLP-1506, LCD-1506-2   Jimmy Heath - New Picture

Pepper Adams Quintet

Frank Foster (tenor sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Billy Hart (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 25 & 26, 1985
BinaryUptown UP 27.31
Now In Our Lives-
Valse Celtique-
Dylan's Delight-
How I Spent The Night-
Claudette's Way-
Now In Our Lives (alternate take)Uptown UPCD 27.31
* Uptown UP 27.31, UPCD 27.31   Pepper Adams - The Adams Effect

The Manhattan Transfer

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums) Four Freshmen: Bob Flanagan, Autie Goodman, Mike Beisner, Rod Henley, The Manhattan Transfer: Cheryl Bentyne, Tim Hauser, Janis Siegel, Alan Paul (vocal quartet)
fall 1985
To YouAtlantic (Eu) ATL 50103
* Atlantic (Eu) ATL 50103, (F) 81266-1   The Manhattan Transfer - Vocalese

Art Ellefson Quartet

Art Ellefson (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Dave Young (bass) Barry Elmes (drums)
Toronto, ON, Canada?, November 16, 1985
Secret LoveUnisson Records (Canadian) DDA-1005
Have You-
Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams-
Summer Serenade-
Deelee's Blues-
Here's That Rainy Day-
I Can't Get Started-
Um-Um-
* Unisson Records (Canadian) DDA-1005   The Art Ellefson Quartet Featuring Tommy Flanagan

Jimmy Raney Trio With Tommy Flanagan And George Mraz

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Jimmy Raney (guitar) George Mraz (bass)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 30, 1985
Hasaan's DreamCriss Cross Jazz (Du) Criss 1019
Wisteria-
Ovals-
Out Of The Past-
I Could Write A Book-
Everything I Love-
* Criss Cross Jazz (Du) Criss 1019, Criss 1019 CD   Jimmy Raney Trio - Wisteria

1986

Lorez Alexandria With Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Mraz (bass) Al Foster (drums) Lorez Alexandria (vocals)
NYC, September 25 & 26, 1986
Nature BoyCBS/Sony (J) 32DP-682
It Might As Well Be Spring-
Almost Like Being In Love-
But Beautiful-
All Or Nothing At All-
Ain't Misbehavin'-
My One And Only Love-
Dancing On The Ceiling-
I'm Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter-
I'm Through With Love-
* CBS/Sony (J) 32DP-682   Lorez Alexandria - My One And Only Love

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Mraz (bass) Al Foster (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, October 18 & 19, 1986
IntroductionUptown UP 27.29
San Francisco Holiday-
Goodbye Mr. Evans-
Mark One-
More Than You Know-
Out Of The Past-
Bitty Ditty (mistitled as A Biddy Ditty)-
While You Are Gone-
All God's Chillun Got Rhythm-
I'll Keep Loving You-
Like Old Times-
* Uptown UP 27.29   Tommy Flanagan - Nights At The Vanguard

Carol Sloane

Frank Wess (tenor sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Mraz (bass) Al Foster (drums) Carol Sloane (vocals)
NYC, October 28 & 29, 1986
Nice Work If You Can Get ItCBS/Sony (J) 32DP-681
How Long Has This Been Going On-
Oh, Lady Be Good-
But Not For Me-
Isn't It A Pity-
Love Walked In-
I've Got A Crush On You-
They All Laughed-
Embraceable You-
I Loves You, Porgy / Summertime-
* CBS/Sony (J) 32DP-681   Carol Sloane - But Not For Me

1987

Tommy Flanagan Solo

Tommy Flanagan (piano)
NYC, August 12, 1987
The Christmas WaltzUptown UPCD 27.33
* Uptown UPCD 27.33   Various Artists - An Uptown Christmas

Joshua Breakstone Quintet

Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Joshua Breakstone (guitar) Dave Shapiro (bass) Keith Copeland (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 11, 1987
The ThumbContemporary C-14040
I Know Why-
The Way You Look Tonight-
Childsplay-
Evening Star-
Just Open Your Heart-
BossallegroContemporary CCD-14040-2
* Contemporary C-14040, CCD-14040-2   Joshua Breakstone - Evening Star

1988

Phil Woods With Tommy Flanagan Trio

Phil Woods (alto sax, clarinet) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Mraz (bass) Kenny Washington (drums)
RCA Studios, Studio A, NYC, December 20 & 21, 1988
SuperetteChesky Records JD3
Johnny Hodges-
Another Love Song-
Canadian Sunset-
Charles Christopher-
Butter-
Visions Of Gaudi-
Yours Is My Heart Alone-
Blue And Sentimental-
Origins-
Here's To My Lady-
Waltz For Debby-
Just Us-
* Chesky Records JD3   Phil Woods - Here's To My Lady

Grover Washington Jr. Duo

Grover Washington Jr. (tenor, alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano)
Philadelphia, PA & NYC, 1988
Something Borrowed, Something BlueColumbia OC 44256
In A Sentimental Mood-
* Columbia OC 44256   Grover Washington Jr. - Then And Now

1989

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Mraz (bass) Kenny Washington (drums)
NYC, January 17 & 19, 1989
CaravanTimeless (Du) SJP 301
Lament-
St. Louis Blues-
Verdandi (mistitled as Mean Street)-
I'm Old FashionedAlfa Jazz (J) ALCR-30
Vose A Buso-
That Tired Routine Called LoveTimeless (Du) SJP 301
Glad To Be Unhappy-
Raincheck-
Willow Weep For Me-
* Timeless (Du) SJP 301, CD SJP 301   Tommy Flanagan - Jazz Poet
* Alfa Jazz (J) ALCR-30   Tommy Flanagan - Jazz Poet

Sonny Rollins Quintet

Branford Marsalis, Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Jerome Harris (electric bass) Jeff Watts (drums)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, June 3, 1989
For All We KnowMilestone M-9179
I Should Care-
* Milestone M-9179, MCD-9179-2   Sonny Rollins - Falling In Love With Jazz

Jon Hendricks With Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Mraz (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) George Benson, Jon Hendricks, Al Jarreau (vocals)
NYC, June 7, 1989
Rhythm-A-Ning (as Listen To Monk)Denon (J) COCY-6302
* Denon (J) COCY-6302   Jon Hendricks And Friends - Freddie Freeloader

Jon Hendricks With Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Mraz (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) George Benson, Jon Hendricks, Al Jarreau, Bobby McFerrin (vocals)
NYC, June 7 & July 19, 1989
Freddie FreeloaderDenon (J) COCY-6302
* Denon (J) COCY-6302   Jon Hendricks And Friends - Freddie Freeloader

Jon Hendricks With Tommy Flanagan Quartet

Wynton Marsalis (trumpet) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Mraz (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Jon Hendricks (vocals)
NYC, December 12, 1989
Trinkle, TinkleDenon (J) COCY-6302
* Denon (J) COCY-6302   Jon Hendricks And Friends - Freddie Freeloader

1990 (age 60)

Tommy Flanagan Trio Featuring Kenny Burrell

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar -1/6,9,10) George Mraz (bass) Lewis Nash (drums)
Studio 44, Monster, Netherlands, April 29 & 30, 1990
1.BluebirdTimeless (Du) CD SJP 350
2.Yesterdays-
3.50-21-
4.Blues In My Heart-
5.Barbados-
6.Beyond The Bluebird-
7.Nascimento-
8.The Con Man-
9.Something Borrowed, Something Blue-
10.Bluebird After Dark-
* Timeless (Du) CD SJP 350   Tommy Flanagan - Beyond The Bluebird

100 Gold Fingers '90, Part. 1

Tommy Flanagan (piano)
"Gotanda U-Port Kan'i Hoken Hall", Tokyo, Japan, May 20, 1990
Come SundayAll Art (J) KICJ-50
* All Art (J) KICJ-50   100 Gold Fingers, Vol. 2
= All Art (J) KICJ-137/138   100 Gold Fingers - Memorial Box
= Absord Music Japan (J) ABCJ-260/1   100 Gold Fingers - Piano Playhouse '90

100 Gold Fingers '90, Part. 1

Tommy Flanagan (piano): same personnel
"Yubin Chokin Hall", Tokyo, Japan, May 31, 1990
Blue RoomAll Art (J) KICJ-50
* All Art (J) KICJ-50   100 Gold Fingers, Vol. 2
= All Art (J) KICJ-137/138   100 Gold Fingers - Memorial Box
= Absord Music Japan (J) ABCJ-260/1   100 Gold Fingers - Piano Playhouse '90

Tommy Flanagan Solo

Tommy Flanagan (piano): same personnel
NYC, June 2, 1990
When Lights Are LowYamaha (J) PYPA 1085
Prelude To A Kiss / Chelsea Bridge / In My Solitude / All Too Soon-
A Sleepin' Bee-
Raincheck-
Embraceable You / Quasimado-
Angel Eyes-
Like Someone In Love-
'Round Midnight-
Eclypso-
* Yamaha (J) PYPA 1085   Tommy Flanagan - Like Someone In Love

1991

Bobby Hutcherson Quartet

Bobby Hutcherson (marimba -1,7,9,10, vibes -2/8,10) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Peter Washington (bass -1/3,5/8,10) Billy Drummond (drums -1/3,5/8,10)
BMG Studios, NYC, February 15 & 18, 1991
1.NascimentoLandmark LCD-1529-2
2.Mirage-
3.Beyond The Bluebird-
4.Pannonica-
5.Del Valle-
6.I Am In Love-
7.Zingaro-
8.Groundwork-
9.Love Letters-
10.Heroes-
* Landmark LCD-1529-2   Bobby Hutcherson - Mirage

Steve Coleman Octet

Kenny Wheeler (trumpet, flugelhorn) Steve Coleman (alto sax) Von Freeman (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kevin Eubanks (guitar) Dave Holland (bass) Ed Blackwell (drums) Marvin "Smitty" Smith (drums, percussion)
Systems Two, Brooklyn, NY, April 29, 1991
Slipped AgainNovus 01241 63125-2
Left Of Center-
Sweet Dawn-
Pass It On-
Vet Blues-
Zec-
Afterthoughts-
* Novus 01241 63125-2   Steve Coleman - Rhythm In Mind

Gary Smulyan Quartet Featuring Tommy Flanagan

Gary Smulyan (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ray Drummond (bass) Kenny Washington (drums)
NYC, December 18, 1991
Muezzin'Criss Cross Jazz (Du) Criss 1068 CD
Claudette's Way-
Bossallegro-
Urban Dreams-
Twelfth And Pingree-
Ephemera-
Civilization And Its Discontents-
Trentino-
* Criss Cross Jazz (Du) Criss 1068 CD   Gary Smulyan Quartet - Homage

1992

Frank Morgan Duo

Frank Morgan (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano)
BMG Studios, NYC, March 10 & 11, 1992
With Malice Towards NoneAntilles 314 512 570-2
Something Borrowed, Something Blue-
* Antilles 314 512 570-2   Frank Morgan - You Must Believe In Spring

1993

Curtis Fuller's Quintet

Curtis Fuller (trombone) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ray Drummond (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
Sound On Sound, NYC, January 4-6, 1993
Love, Your Spell Is EverywhereSavoy (J) COCY-75624
Sis-
Blues-Ette '93-
Is It All A Game-
Capt' Kid-
Five Spot After Dark '93-
How Am I To Know-
Along Came Betty-
Autumn In New York-
Manhattan Serenade-
* Savoy (J) COCY-75624   Curtis Fuller's Quintet - Blues-Ette, Part II

Tommy Flanagan Trio Featuring The Jazzpar Windtet

Henrik Bolberg Pedersen (trumpet) Steen Hansen, Vincent Nilsson (trombone) Jan Zum Vohrde (alto sax, flute) Jesper Thilo (tenor sax) Uffe Markussen (tenor, soprano sax, bass clarinet) Flemming Madsen (baritone sax, bass clarinet) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Jesper Lundgaard (bass) Lewis Nash (drums)
"The Jazzpar Prize Concert", "SAS Falconer Center", Copenhagen, Denmark, April 2, 1993
EclypsoStoryville (D) STCD 4191
Beyond The Bluebird-
Minor Mishap-
Jesper Thilo (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Jesper Lundgaard (bass) Lewis Nash (drums)
For Lena And Lennie-
Tommy Flanagan (piano) Jesper Lundgaard (bass) Lewis Nash (drums)
Flanagan's Shenanigans-
The Balanced Scales-
But Beautiful-
Let's-
Tin Tin Deo-
* Storyville (D) STCD 4191   Tommy Flanagan - Flanagan's Shenanigans

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Jesper Lundgaard (bass) Lewis Nash (drums): same personnel
Munich, Germany, April 4, 1993
Let'senja (G) ENJ-8040 2
Mean What You Say-
To You-
Bird Song-
Scratch-
Thadrack-
A Child Is Born-
Three In One-
Quietude-
Zec-
Elusive-
Bitty Ditty-
* enja (G) ENJ-8040 2   Tommy Flanagan - Let's

100 Gold Fingers '93, Part. 3

Tommy Flanagan (piano)
"Yubin Chokin Hall", Tokyo, Japan, June 5, 1993
Someone To Watch Over MeAbsord Music Japan (J) ABCJ-25
Tommy Flanagan (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Alan Dawson (drums)
Tin Tin Deo-
Tommy Flanagan (piano)
How Long Has This Been Going OnAbsord Music Japan (J) ABCJ-26
* Absord Music Japan (J) ABCJ-25   100 Gold Fingers - Piano Playhouse '93, Vol. 1
= Absord Music Japan (J) ABCJ-262/3   100 Gold Fingers - Piano Playhouse '93
* Absord Music Japan (J) ABCJ-26   100 Gold Fingers - Piano Playhouse '93, Vol. 2
= Absord Music Japan (J) ABCJ-262/3   100 Gold Fingers - Piano Playhouse '93

Dusko Gojkovic Quintet

Dusko Gojkovic (trumpet, flugelhorn) Jimmy Heath (tenor sax -1,3,5/7,11) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Eddie Gomez (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Brooklyn, NY, June 28 & 29, 1993
1.Soul Connectionenja (G) ENJ-8044 2, ENJ-8044 1
2.Ballad For Miles-
3.Inga-
4.I'll Close My Eyes-
5.Blues Timeenja (G) ENJ-8044 2, ENJ-8045 1
6.Adriatica (CD take)enja (G) ENJ-8044 2
7.Adriatica (LP take)enja (G) ENJ-8045 1
8.N.Y.C. (CD take)enja (G) ENJ-8044 2
9.N.Y.C. (LP take)enja (G) ENJ-8045 1
10.Blues Valseenja (G) ENJ-8044 2, ENJ-8044 1
11.Teamwork Songenja (G) ENJ-8044 2, ENJ-8045 1
* enja (G) ENJ-8044 2   Dusko Goykovich - Soul Connection
* enja (G) ENJ-8044 1   Dusko Goykovich - Soul Connection, Vol. I
* enja (G) ENJ-8045 1   Dusko Goykovich - Soul Connection, Vol. II

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Peter Washington (bass) Lewis Nash (drums)
EastSide Sound, NYC, July 30 & 31, 1993
Oh, Lady Be GoodGroovin' High (F) 521 617-2
Love You Madly-
Isn't It A Pity-
How High The Moon-
Smooth Sailing-
Alone Too Long-
Angel Eyes-
Cherokee-
Rough Ridin'-
Pete Kelly's Blues-
Oh, Lady Be Good-
* Groovin' High (F) 521 617-2   Tommy Flanagan - Lady Be Good ... For Ella

Sonny Rollins Quintet With Brass Choir

Clifton Anderson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Bob Cranshaw (electric, acoustic bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums) with brass choir: Jon Faddis, Byron Stripling (flugelhorn -1,7) Clifton Anderson (trombone -1,7) Alex Brofsky (French horn -1,7) Bob Stewart (tuba -1,7) Jimmy Heath (arranger, conductor -1,7)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, July & August, 1993
1.Darn That DreamMilestone MCD-9215-2, 2MCD-2501-2
2.Where Or When-
3.My Old FlameMilestone MCD-9215-2
4.Times Slimes-
5.I See Your Face Before Me-
6.Delia-
7.Prelude To A Kiss-
* Milestone MCD-9215-2   Sonny Rollins - Old Flames
* Milestone 2MCD-2501-2   Sonny Rollins - Silver City

1994

Marcus Belgrave With Detroit's Jazz Piano Legacy

Marcus Belgrave (trumpet) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Peter Washington (bass) Lewis Nash (drums)
"Kerrytown Concert House", April 24, 1994
Mean What You SayDetroit Jazz Musicians Co-op DJM 102
All My Love-
Zec-
* Detroit Jazz Musicians Co-op DJM 102   Marcus Belgrave With Detroit's Jazz Piano Legacy, Vol. 1 - Lve At Kerrytown Concert House

Klaus Doldinger Sextet

Roy Ayers (vibes -9/12) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Klaus Doldinger (bass) Charnett Moffett (bass -2/12) Victor Lewis (drums -2/12) Don Alias (percussion -10/12)
NYC, May 16-19, 1994
1.SkylarkBluemoon 92677-2
2.Cross Talk-
3.I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good-
4.Street Of Dreams-
5.Alone Together-
6.Well, You Needn't-
7.Missing You-
8.Speak Low-
9.All Blues-
10.Yellow Cab-
11.Nighttime In The City-
12.Coco-Motion-
* Bluemoon 92677-2   Klaus Doldinger - Doldinger In New York

The Riverside Reunion Band

Nat Adderley (cornet -1/6,9) Jimmy Heath (tenor, soprano sax -1/4,6,8,9) Buddy Montgomery (vibes -1/4,6,7,9) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
"Pori International Jazz Festival", Pori, Finland, July 5, 1994
1.Unit 7Milestone MCD-9228-2
2.Presenting The Riverside Reunion Band-
3.Hi-Fly-
4.Pannonica-
5.S'posin'-
6.Jive Samba-
7.Back To Back-
8.You've Changed-
9.Big "P"-
* Milestone MCD-9228-2   The Riverside Reunion Band - Hi-Fly

1995

Dave Young - Tommy Flanagan Duo

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Dave Young (bass)
NYC, February 21, 1995
MilestonesJustin Time (Canadian) JUST 76-2
Milestones (alternate take)Justin Time (Canadian) JUST 91-2
In A Sentimental MoodJustin Time (Canadian) JUST 76-2
* Justin Time (Canadian) JUST 76-2   Dave Young - Two By Two - Piano-Bass Duets
* Justin Time (Canadian) JUST 91-2   Dave Young - Side By Side - Piano-Bass Duets, Vol. 3

Mark Whitfield Quartet

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Mark Whitfield (guitar) Dave Holland (bass -2/4) Al Foster (drums -2/4)
NYC, June 21, 1995
1.Autumn In New YorkVerve 314 529 223-2
2.Harlem Nocturne-
3.Businessman's Bounce-
4.Sunset At Waterside-
* Verve 314 529 223-2   Mark Whitfield - 7th Ave. Stroll

Sonny Rollins + 3

Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Al Foster (drums)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, October 7, 1995
What A Difference A Day MadeMilestone MCD-9250-2
BijiMilestone MCD-9250-2, 2MCD-2501-2
Mona LisaMilestone MCD-9250-2
H.S.-
I've Never Been In Love Before-
* Milestone MCD-9250-2   Sonny Rollins + 3
* Milestone 2MCD-2501-2   Sonny Rollins - Silver City

Annie Ross

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Peter Washington (bass) Louis Hayes (drums) Annie Ross (vocals)
NYC, December, 1995
I Hadn't Anyone Till YouDRG 91446
Tommy Flanagan (piano) Joy Leonhart (bass) Louis Hayes (drums) Annie Ross (vocals)
Music Is Forever-
* DRG 91446   Annie Ross - Music Is Forever

1996

Chuck Redd Quartet

Chuck Redd (vibes) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Langosch (bass) Victor Lewis (drums)
NYC, February 26 & 27, 1996
I Didn't Know What Time It WasExclusive Arts EA 12102
All God's Chillun Got Rhythm-
Poem For My Son-
* Exclusive Arts EA 12102   Chuck Redd - Stomp, Look And Listen

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Peter Washington (bass -1/10) Lewis Nash (drums -1/10)
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, March 11 & 12, 1996
1.Sea ChangesAlfa Jazz (J) ALCB-3907
2.Verdandi-
3.Dalarna-
4.Eclypso-
5.How Deep Is The Ocean-
6.See See Rider-
7.Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea-
8.Beat's Up-
9.I Cover The Waterfront-
10.Relaxin' At Camarillo-
11.Dear Old Stockholm-
* Alfa Jazz (J) ALCB-3907   Tommy Flanagan - Sea Changes

Miki Yamaoka

Benny Golson (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Peter Washington (bass) Lewis Nash (drums) Miki Yamaoka (vocals)
NYC, September 24 & 25, 1996
Close Your EyesDenon (J) COCA-14563
Old Folks-
Satin Doll-
Dindi-
Whisper Not-
No More Blues-
My Foolish Heart-
Day By Day-
I Remember Clifford-
Here's That Rainy Day-
Alone Together-
In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning-
* Denon (J) COCA-14563   Miki Yamaoka - I Remember Clifford

Scott Hamilton Quartet

Scott Hamilton (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Lewis Nash (drums)
NYC, December 18 & 19, 1996
Beyond The BluebirdConcord Jazz CCD-4755-2
Woody'n You-
Blues In My Heart-
Bye Bye Blues-
What's New-
You're Not The Kind-
Black Velvet-
How Am I To Know-
Some Other Spring-
Steeplechase-
* Concord Jazz CCD-4755-2   Scott Hamilton - After Hours

1997

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Peter Washington (bass) Lewis Nash (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, March 16, 1997
BirdsongBlue Note 7243 4 93155 2
With Malice Toward None-
Let's-
I Waited For You-
Tin Tin Deo-
Sunset And The Mockingbird-
The Balanced Scales / The Cup Bearers-
Good Night My Love-
* Blue Note 7243 4 93155 2   Tommy Flanagan - Sunset And The Mockingbird

Bette Midler

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Bette Midler (vocals) and others
Hollywood, CA???, March 25, 1997
Somewhere Along The WayMCA MCA-11589
* MCA MCA-11589   Various Artists - That Old Feeling (Soundtrack)

Joe Henderson Septet

Conrad Herwig (trombone -1/4,6,8) Joe Henderson (tenor sax -2/8) Stefon Harris (vibes -1/4,6,8) Tommy Flanagan (piano) John Scofield (guitar -1/4,6/8) Dave Holland (bass -1/4,6/8) Jack DeJohnette (drums -1/4,6/8) Chaka Kahn (vocals -2) Sting (vocals -6)
Avatar Studios, NYC, May 25-28, 1997
1.Act I: Introduction: Jasbo Brown BluesVerve 314 539 046-2
2.Act I: Summertime-
3.Act I: My Man's Gone Now-
4.Act II: I Got Pleny O' Nuttin'-
5.Act II: Bess, You Is My Woman NowVerve 314 539 046-2, 314 559 732-2
6.Act II: It Ain't Necessarily SoVerve 314 539 046-2
7.Act II: I Loves You, PorgyVerve 314 539 046-2, 314 559 732-2
8.Act III: Oh Bess, Oh Where's My BessVerve 314 539 046-2
* Verve 314 539 046-2   Joe Henderson - Porgy And Bess
* Verve 314 559 732-2   Joe Henderson - Quiet Now - Lovesome Things

100 Gold Fingers '97, Part. 5

Kenny Barron, Ray Bryant, Cyrus Chestnut, Tommy Flanagan, Benny Green, Gene Harris, Roger Kellaway, Junior Mance, Mulgrew Miller, Renee Rosnes (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
live in Japan, circa June, 1997
unknown titles

Marian McPartland - Tommy Flanagan Duo

Tommy Flanagan, Marian McPartland (piano)
NYC, September 4, 1997 & January 26, 1998
Jeepers CreepersConcord Jazz CCD-4805-2
I've Got A Crush On You-
* Concord Jazz CCD-4805-2   Marian McPartland - Just Friends

Fred Hersch - Tommy Flanagan Duo

Tommy Flanagan, Fred Hersch (piano)
NYC, September 5, 1997
Embraceable YouClassical Action 1002
* Classical Action 1002   Fred Hersch - The Duo Album

1998

Attila Zoller Trio

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Attila Zoller (guitar) George Mraz (bass)
Munich, Germany, January 7, 1998
There Will Never Be Another Youenja (G) ENJ-9349 2
Lament-
I Love You-
* enja (G) ENJ-9349 2   Attila Zoller - The Last Recordings

Bennie Wallace Quartet

Bennie Wallace (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Eddie Gomez (bass) Alvin Queen (drums)
NYC, April 29 & 30, 1998
Beyond The BluebirdAudioQuest Music AQ-CD1051
Serenade To Sweden-
Little Surprises-
Moon Song-
Over The Rainbow-
So In Love-
Prelude To A Kiss-
UMMG (Upper Manhattan Medical Group)-
Chelsea Bridge-
* AudioQuest Music AQ-CD1051   Bennie Wallace

Harry Allen Quartet

Harry Allen (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Peter Washington (bass -1,3,5,7,9) Lewis Nash (drums -1,3,5,7,9)
NYC, September 14 & 17, 1998
1.A Sleepin' BeeBMG (J) BVCJ-31004
2.Maybe September-
3.I'm Checking Out Goodbye-
4.A Child Is Born-
5.Shibuya After Dark-
6.The Midnight Sun Will Never Sets-
7.Three And One-
8.Day Dream-
9.Low Life-
10.They Say It's Spring-
11.The Christmas Song-
* BMG (J) BVCJ-31004   Harry Allen - Day Dream

1999

Clark Terry Duo

Clark Terry (trumpet) Tommy Flanagan (piano)
St. Peter's Episcopal Church, NYC, December 13-16, 1999
SolitudeChesky Records JD198
* Chesky Records JD198   Clark Terry - One On One

Tommy Cecil Sextet

Gary Bartz (alto sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Bollenback (guitar) Tommy Cecil (bass) Billy Hart (drums) Cyro Baptista (percussion)
NYC, 1999
Samba For FelixSlider Music SM 3003
Don't Get Around Much Anymore-
You're So Retro-
Ce-
Cavalier-
The Heather On The Hill-
Perspective Changes-
Pastorale-
* Slider Music SM 3003   Tommy Cecil, Tommy Flanagan, Billy Hart, Gary Bartz, Paul Bollenback, Cyro Baptista - Samba For Felix

2000 (age 70)

Wesla Whitfield

Tommy Flanagan (piano) Peter Washington (bass) Albert Heath (drums) Wesla Whitfield (vocals)
Berkeley, CA, June, 2000
Lovers And LosersHighNote HCD 7114
Moon And Sand-
While We're Young-
* HighNote HCD 7114   Wesla Whitfield - September Songs

Tommy Flanagan and others

Tommy Flanagan (piano) and others
broadcast "National Public Radio", circa 2000
White ChristmasNPR Classics 0013
* NPR Classics 0013   Various Artists - A Jazz Piano Christmas From NPR