Billy Hart Catalog

1977 (age 37)

Billy Hart - Enchance   A&M/Horizon SP-725   1977

Hannibal Marvin Peterson, trumpet; Eddie Henderson, trumpet, flugelhorn; Oliver Lake, alto sax; Dewey Redman, tenor sax; Don Pullen, acoustic piano; Buster Williams, acoustic bass; Billy Hart, drums.

Generation Sound Studios, NYC, February 24, and March 3, 1977

Diff Customs

Hannibal Marvin Peterson, trumpet; Oliver Lake, alto sax; Dewey Redman, tenor sax; Don Pullen, acoustic piano; Dave Holland, acoustic bass; Billy Hart, drums.

Shadow Dance

Hannibal Marvin Peterson, trumpet; Eddie Henderson, flugelhorn; Oliver Lake, alto sax, flute; Dewey Redman, tenor sax; Don Pullen, acoustic piano; Buster Williams, acoustic bass; Billy Hart, drums, percussion; Thabo Michael Carvin, percussion.

Layla-Joy

Hannibal Marvin Peterson, trumpet; Oliver Lake, alto sax; Dewey Redman, tenor sax; Don Pullen, acoustic piano; Dave Holland, acoustic bass; Billy Hart, drums.

Corner Culture

Eddie Henderson, trumpet, flugelhorn, Echoplex; Hannibal Marvin Peterson, trumpet, koto; Oliver Lake, flute; Don Pullen, electric piano; Buster Williams, acoustic bass; Billy Hart, drums; Thabo Michael Carvin, percussion.

Rahsaan Is Beautiful

Hannibal Marvin Peterson, trumpet; Oliver Lake, alto sax; Dewey Redman, tenor sax; Don Pullen, acoustic piano; Dave Holland, acoustic bass; Billy Hart, drums.

Pharoah

Hannibal Marvin Peterson, trumpet; Oliver Lake, soprano, alto sax; Dewey Redman, tenor sax; Don Pullen, acoustic piano; Dave Holland, acoustic bass; Billy Hart, drums, percussion.

Hymn For The Old Year

1978

Billy Hart, Walter Bishop Jr., George Mraz - The Trio   Progressive (J) ULS-6035-G   1982

Walter Bishop Jr., piano; George Mraz, bass; Billy Hart, drums.

Downtown Sound, NYC, September 11, 1978

This Thing
There Will Never Be Another You
Nancy
Minority
Night In Tunisia
Waltz For Zweetie
Every Time We Say Goodbye
For All We Know
Anthropology

** also released on Progressive (J) CDSOL-6721 in 2016.

1985 (age 45)

Billy Hart - Oshumare   Gramavision 18-8502-1   1985

Steve Coleman, alto sax; Branford Marsalis, tenor sax; Didier Lockwood, violin; Mark Grey, Kenny Kirkland, keyboards; Kevin Eubanks, Bill Frisell, electric guitar; Dave Holland, string bass; Jabali Billy Hart, drums.

Secret Sound Studios, NYC, 1985

Duchess
Waiting Inside
Chance
Lorca
Cosmosis
IDGAF Suite

** also released on Gramavision GCD 79506 in 1984.

Billy Hart - Oshumare   Gramavision GCD 79506   1984

Steve Coleman, alto sax; Branford Marsalis, tenor sax; Didier Lockwood, violin; Mark Grey, Kenny Kirkland, keyboards; Kevin Eubanks, Bill Frisell, electric guitar; Dave Holland, string bass; Jabali Billy Hart, drums.: same session.

Secret Sound Studios, NYC, 1985

May Dance
Mad Monkey

** originally released on Gramavision 18-8502-1 in 1985 + 2 bonus tracks.

1987

Billy Hart - Rah   Gramavision 18-8802-1   1988

Eddie Henderson, flugelhorn; Dave Liebman, soprano sax; Ralph Moore, tenor sax; Kenny Kirkland, piano; Mark Grey, synthesizer; Kevin Eubanks, Bill Frisell, guitar; Eddie Gomez, bass; Billy Hart, drums.

A&R Studios, NYC, September, 1987

Motional

Eddie Henderson, flugelhorn; Dave Liebman, soprano sax; Kenny Kirkland, piano; Mark Grey, synthesizer; Kevin Eubanks, guitar; Buster Williams, bass; Billy Hart, drums.

Reflections

Eddie Henderson, flugelhorn; Dave Liebman, soprano sax; Ralph Moore, tenor sax; Kenny Kirkland, piano; Mark Grey, synthesizer; Kevin Eubanks, Bill Frisell, guitar; Buster Williams, bass; Billy Hart, drums.

Naaj

Eddie Henderson, flugelhorn; Caris Visentin, oboe; Dave Liebman, soprano sax; Ralph Moore, tenor sax; Kenny Kirkland, piano; Bill Frisell, guitar; Eddie Gomez, bass; Billy Hart, drums.

Breakup

Eddie Henderson, flugelhorn; Dave Liebman, soprano sax; Ralph Moore, tenor sax; Kenny Kirkland, piano; Mark Grey, synthesizer; Bill Frisell, guitar; Buster Williams, bass; Billy Hart, drums.

Reneda

Eddie Henderson, flugelhorn; Dave Liebman, soprano sax; Ralph Moore, tenor sax; Kenny Kirkland, piano; Kevin Eubanks, Bill Frisell, guitar; Eddie Gomez, bass; Billy Hart, drums.

Reminder

Eddie Henderson, flugelhorn; Dave Liebman, soprano sax; Ralph Moore, tenor sax; Kenny Kirkland, piano; Kevin Eubanks, Bill Frisell, guitar; Buster Williams, bass; Billy Hart, drums.

Dreams

Eddie Henderson, flugelhorn; Caris Visentin, oboe; Dave Liebman, soprano sax; Kenny Kirkland, piano; Mark Grey, synthesizer; Bill Frisell, guitar; Eddie Gomez, bass; Billy Hart, drums.

Junga

1993 (age 53)

Billy Hart - Amethyst   Arabesque Jazz AJ0105   1993

John Stubblefield, tenor, soprano sax; Mark Feldman, violin; David Kikoski, piano; David Fiuczynski, guitar; Santi Debriano, bass; Billy Hart, drums; + Marc Copland, keyboards #5,6.

Sound On Sound, NYC, May 27 and 29, 1993

1.Amethyst
2.King Of Harts
3.El Junque
4.Melanos
5.Irah
6.Asylum
7.Dirty Dogs

1996

Billy Hart - Oceans Of Time   Arabesque Jazz AJ0129   1997

John Stubblefield, soprano, tenor sax; Chris Potter, soprano, tenor sax, bass clarinet; Mark Feldman, violin; David Kikoski, piano; David Fiuczynski, guitar; Santi Debriano, bass; Billy Hart, drums.

EastSide Sound, NYC, August 29 and 30, 1996

One For Carter
Teule's Redemption
Shadow
Oceans Of Time
Tosh
Mindreader
Father Demo Square
Offering

2004 (age 64)

Billy Hart Trio - Route F   Enja (G) ENJ-9176 2   2006

Johannes Enders, tenor, soprano sax; Martin Zenker, bass; Billy Hart, drums.

Murnau/Staffelsee, Germany, November 12, 2004

Route F
Sonnentierchen
Atmonk
Way Or No Way
Trane To You
Slow Is Life
Turnaround

2005

Billy Hart - Quartet   HighNote HCD 7158   2006

Mark Turner, tenor sax; Ethan Iverson, piano; Ben Street, bass; Billy Hart, drums.

Ambient Recording, Easton, CT, December 14 and 15, 2005

Mellow B
Moment's Notice
Charvez
Confirmation
Lorca
Irah
Lullaby For Imke
Iverson's Odyssey
Neon

2009

Billy Hart - Sixty-Eight   SteepleChase (D) SCCD 31707   2011

Jason Palmer, trumpet; Logan Richardson, alto sax; Michael Pinto, vibes; Dan Tepfer, piano; Chris Tordini, bass; Billy Hart, drums.

October 17, 2009

What Reason
Number Eight
Serene
Fire Waltz
Beatrice
Cyclic Episode
That's Just Lovely
Mrs. Parker In K.C.
Punctuations
Out There

Billy Hart Trio - Live At The Cafe Damberd   Enja (G) ENJ-9193 2   2009

Johannes Enders, tenor sax; Martin Zenker, bass; Billy Hart, drums.

Cafe Damberd, Ghent, Belgium, released 2009

Soul Multi
Rent A Ent
Please Stop Me Now
Re-Traning
X-March
Voyage

2011 (age 71)

Billy Hart - All Our Reasons   ECM (G) ECM 2248   2012

Mark Turner, tenor sax; Ethan Iverson, piano; Ben Street, double bass; Billy Hart, drums.

Avatar Studios, NYC, June, 2011

Song For Balkis
Ohnedaruth
Tolli's Dance
Nostalgia For The Impossible
Duchess
Nigeria
Wasteland
Old Wood
Imke's March

2013

Billy Hart Quartet - One Is The Other   ECM (G) ECM 2335   2014

Mark Turner, tenor sax; Ethan Iverson, piano; Ben Street, double bass; Billy Hart, drums.

Avatar Studios, NYC, April and May, 2013

Lennie Groove
Maraschino
Teule's Redemption
Amethyst
Yard
Sonnet For Stevie
Some Enchanted Evening
Big Trees