Bill Charlap Catalog

1991 (age 25)

Bill Charlap - Along With Me   Chiaroscuro CR(D) 326   1993

Bill Charlap, piano #1-10, speaking #11; Andu Eulau, bass #1-3,5,9; Sean Smith, bass #4,7,8; Ron Vincent, drums #1-3,5,9.

NYC, June 19, 1991, and July 10, 11, 12, 1993;
Brooklyn, NY, June 26, and August 17, 1993

1.On Green Dolphin Street
2.Along With Me
3.I Was Telling Her About You
4.Has This Song Been Written For You Before?
5.Early To Bed
6.Lonely Town
7.Gone With The Wind
8.A Ghost Of A Chance
9.Donna Lee
10.I'll Be Around


Bill Charlap And Sean Smith   Progressive PCD-7092   1993

Bill Charlap, piano; Sean Smith, bass.

Acoustic Recording, Brooklyn, NY, May 5 and 6, 1993

A Smitty Ditty
When Your Lover Has Gone
The Escape Artist
Ballad For A Late Spring
Donna Lee
Darn That Dream
February 8th
Thank You, Red


Bill Charlap Trio - Souvenir   Criss Cross Jazz (Du) Criss 1108 CD   1995

Bill Charlap, piano; Scott Colley, bass; Dennis Mackrel, drums.

RPM Sound Studios, NYC, June 19, 1995

Half Step
Waltz New
Alone Together
Goodbye Mr. Evans

1996 (age 30)

Bill Charlap, Ted Rosenthal, Dean Johnson, Ron Vincent - The Gerry Mulligan Songbook   Chiaroscuro CR(D) 349   1997

Bill Charlap, Ted Rosenthal, piano; Dean Johnson, bass; Ron Vincent, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 6 and 7, 1996

Line For Lyons
Walkin' Shoes
Song For Strayhorn
Bark For Barksdale
Lonesome Boulevard
Festive Minor
Wood On Wood

Bill Charlap - Distant Star   Criss Cross Jazz (Du) Criss 1131 CD   1997

Bill Charlap, piano; Sean Smith, bass; Bill Stewart, drums.

Systems Two, Brooklyn, NY, December 17, 1996

Along The Way
While We're Young
Last Night When We Were Young
Here I'll Stay
Distant Star
Bon Ami
'39 Worlds Fair
The Heather On The Hill


Bill Charlap - All Through The Night   Criss Cross Jazz (Du) Criss 1153 CD   1998

Bill Charlap, piano; Peter Washington, bass; Kenny Washington, drums.

RPM Sound Studios, NYC, December 22, 1997

All Through The Night
Put On A Happy Face
It's So Peaceful In The Country
The Best Thing For You Would Be Me
Pure Imagination
Nobody's Heart
Dance Only With Me / Dream Dancing
I've Just Seen Her


Bill Charlap Trio - 'S Wonderful   Venus (J) TKCV-35078   1999

Bill Charlap, piano; Peter Washington, bass; Kenny Washington, drums.

Clinton Recording Studio A, NYC, December 26, 1998

Time After Time
My Shining Hour
The Blue Room
Boy, What Love Has Done To Me
Something To Live For
'S Wonderful
Summer Serenade
Only The Lonely

** also released on Venus (J) TKCV-35115 in 1999, TKCV-35105 (2001) in 2001, TKGV-11 in 2003, VHCD-2007 in 2008, VHCD-78055 in 2010, VHGD8 in 2014.


Bill Charlap Trio - Written In The Stars   Somethin' Else (J) TOCJ-68048   2000

Bill Charlap, piano; Peter Washington, bass; Kenny Washington, drums.

Avatar Studios, NYC, March, 2000

In The Still Of The Night
The Man That Got Away
Blue Skies
Where Have You Been
Where Or When
On A Slow Boat To China
One For My Baby
I'll Never Go There Anymore
It Was Written In The Stars

** also released on Blue Note 7243 5 27291 2 8 in 2000?.


Kenny Barron, Bill Charlap, Benny Green, Fred Hersch, Marian McPartland, George Shearing - The Richard Rodgers Centennial Jazz Piano Album   Broadway Cares BC 1001   2001

Bill Charlap, piano.

Stamford, CT, May-July, 2001

Nobody's Heart
The Blue Room

Bill Charlap - Stardust   Blue Note 7243 5 35985 2 5   2002

Bill Charlap, piano; Peter Washington, bass; Kenny Washington, drums; with special guests: Frank Wess, tenor sax #3,8; Jim Hall, guitar #5; Tony Bennett, vocal #2; Shirley Horn, vocal #10.

The Hit Factory, NYC, September 6-8, 2001

2.I Get Along Without You Very Well
3.Rockin' Chair
4.I Walk With Music
5.Two Sleepy People
6.The Nearness Of You
7.One Morning In May
8.Blue Orchids
9.Georgia On My Mind


The Bill Charlap Trio - Live At The Village Vanguard   Blue Note 7243 5 97044 2 5   2007

Bill Charlap, piano; Peter Washington, bass; Kenny Washington, drums.

Village Vanguard, NYC, September, 2003

Autumn In New York
The Lady Is A Tramp
It's Only A Paper Moon
My Shining Hour
All Across The City
While We're Young
Last Night When We Were Young

Bill Charlap Trio - Somewhere: The Songs Of Leonard Bernstein   Blue Note 7243 5 94808 2 4   2004

same personnel.

The Hit Factory, NYC, October 15 and 16, 2003

Lucky To Be Me
It's Love
Lonely Town
Some Other Time
Glitter And Be Gay
A Quiet Girl
Big Stuff


Bill Charlap, Sandy Stewart - Love Is Here To Stay   Blue Note 7243 5 60340 2 0   2005

Bill Charlap, piano; Sandy Stewart, vocal.

NYC, October 23 and 24, 2004

Love Is Here To Stay
After You
The Boy Next Door
Happiness Is Just A Thing Called Joe / A Sleepin' Bee
Here I Am In Love Again
I've Got A Crush On You / Do It Again
Where Is Me
Dancing On The Ceiling
It Might As Well Be Spring
I'll Never Go There Anymore


Bill Charlap Plays George Gershwin - The American Soul   Blue Note 7243 8 60669 2 3   2005

Bill Charlap, piano; Peter Washington, bass; Kenny Washington, drums; + Nicholas Payton, trumpet; Slide Hampton, trombone; Phil Woods, alto sax; Frank Wess, tenor sax.

The Hit Factory, Studio 1, NYC, February 7-9, 2005

Who Cares
Somebody Loves Me
How Long Has This Been Going On
A Foggy Day
'S Wonderful
I Was So Young (You Were So Beautiful)
Bess, You Is My Woman Now
Nice Work If You Can Get It

2009 (age 43)

Bill Charlap With Peter Bernstein And Peter Washington - I'm Old Fashioned   Venus (J) VHCD-1043   2010

Bill Charlap, piano; Peter Bernstein, guitar; Peter Washington, bass.

Avatar Studios, NYC, December 17 and 18, 2009

I'm Old Fashioned
I Can't Get Started
Stella By Starlight
Ghost Of A Chance
All The Things You Are
Easy Living
Darn That Dream
Angel Eyes
What Is This Thing Called Love
Body And Soul
Gone With The Wind
Everything Happens To Me
These Foolish Things

** also released on Venus (J) VHCD-78189 in 2010, VHGD22 in 2014.

Bill Charlap, Renee Rosnes - Double Portrait   Blue Note 509996 27560 2 0   2010

Bill Charlap, Renee Rosnes, piano.

Kaufmann Concert Hall, 92nd Street Y, Tisch Center For The Performing Arts, NYC, December 27-29, 2009

Double Rainbow (Choveno Na Roseira)
Ana Maria
The Saros Cycle
My Man's Gone Now
Dancing In The Dark
Inner Urge
Little Glory
Never Will I Marry


Sandy Stewart And Bill Charlap - Something To Remember   Ghostlight Records 83338   2012

Bill Charlap, piano; Sandy Stewart, vocal.

Sear Sound, NYC, November 30-December 2, 2011

Where Or When
I Thought About You
Why Did I Choose You
Somebody Loves Me
A Ghost Of A Chance
Isn't This A Lovely Day?
Something To Remember You By
Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
I Was Telling Him About You
Where Do You Start?
The Best Thing For You
When You Wish Upon A Star
Two For The Road


Bill Charlap Trio - Notes From New York   Impulse! B0024830-02   2016

Bill Charlap, piano; Peter Washington, bass; Kenny Washington, drums.

Avatar Studios, NYC, June 1 and 2, 2015

I'll Remember April
Make Me Rainbows
Not A Care In The World
There Is No Music
A Sleepin' Bee
Little Rascal On A Rock
Too Late Now
Tiny's Tempo
On The Sunny Side Of The Street