Benny Powell Catalog

1979 (age 49)

Benny Powell - "Ya Betcha B.P.!!"  (Los Angeles Phonograph LAPR-1007)

Jerry Rusch (trumpet) Jerry Rusch (flugelhorn) Benny Powell (trombone) Frank Morgan (alto sax) Herman Riley (tenor sax) Brenton Banks (violin) Dwight Dickerson (piano) Larry Nash (electric piano) Craig McMullen, John Rowin (guitar) Wilton Felder, Henry Franklin, Byron Miller, John Williams (bass) Leon Ndugu Chancler, James Gadson, Billy Higgins (drums) Joe Clayton, Muumba, Moacir Santos (congas) Petsye Powell (vocals) Benny Powell (speech)
released 1979
(Let Me Sing To You) My Song Of Jazz
Thumbs Up
Maybe This Morning
All Turned Around
Don't You Hurt Me
I Tried And Tried
(The) You In Me

1981 (age 51)

Benny Powell - Coast To Coast  (Trident TRS-507)

Benny Powell (trombone) Herman Riley (tenor, soprano sax, flute) Gildo Mahones (piano) Andy Simpkins (bass) Donald Bailey (drums)
Master Sound Studio, Los Angeles, CA, September 23, 1981
Pennies From Heaven
Infant Eyes
Ceah, The Wizard
Saint Thomas
Benny Powell (trombone) Clifford Jordan (tenor sax) Mickey Tucker (piano) Ray Drummond (bass) Vernel Fournier aka Amir Rushdan (drums)
Penthouse Recordings, NYC, October 5, 1981
The Highest Mountain
Waltz For All Seasons
Lifelong Dream
Taliah Jihad
** also issued on Faith Records (J) FAITH-001 entitled "Coast 2 Coast".

2003 (age 73)

Benny Powell - The Gift Of Love  (Faith Records (J) FAITH-003)

Benny Powell (trombone) T.K. Blue (alto sax) Ronnie Mathews (piano) Earl May (bass) Alvin Queen (drums)
released 2003
Aunt Babe
Benny Powell (trombone) T.K. Blue (alto sax) Ronnie Mathews (piano) Earl May (bass) Alvin Queen (drums) Neil Clarke (percussion)
You And Me
Benny Powell (trombone, vocals) T.K. Blue (alto sax) Ronnie Mathews (piano) Earl May (bass) Alvin Queen (drums)
You Are With Me
Benny Powell (trombone) T.K. Blue (alto sax) Ronnie Mathews (piano) Earl May (bass) Newman Taylor Baker (drums)
Pow-Wee
Benny Powell (trombone, vocals) T.K. Blue (alto sax) Ronnie Mathews (piano) Earl May (bass) Alvin Queen (drums)
The Gift Of Love
Benny Powell (trombone) T.K. Blue (alto sax) Ronnie Mathews (piano) Earl May (bass) Newman Taylor Baker (drums)
Taliah
Benny Powell (trombone) T.K. Blue (flute) Ronnie Mathews (piano) Earl May (bass) Alvin Queen (drums)
Portrait Of Vivian
Benny Powell (trombone) T.K. Blue (alto sax, flute) Ronnie Mathews (piano) Earl May (bass) Newman Taylor Baker (drums)
Yuka's Dream
Benny Powell (trombone) Ronnie Mathews (piano) Earl May (bass) Alvin Queen (drums)
Here Lies My Love
Benny Powell (trombone, vocals) T.K. Blue (alto sax) Ronnie Mathews (piano) Earl May (bass) Alvin Queen (drums) Neil Clarke (percussion)
Lifelong Dream

2007

Benny Powell - Nextep  (Origin Records 82517)

Benny Powell (trombone) TK Blue (alto, soprano sax, flute) Sayuri Goto (piano) Essiet Okon Essiet (bass) Billy Hart (drums)
Alleycat Studio, South Orange, NJ, February 9 & 10, 2007
Free To Be Me
The Township Diary
Best People
Akiha
Another Blue
Night, Never End
I Tried And Tried
A Single Tear Of Remembrance
You Got It
The Caribbean Express