Billy Higgins Catalog

1960 (age 24)

Billy Higgins, Teddy Edwards - Me And My Lover / Teddy Edwards - Up In Teddy's New Flat  (Pacific Jazz X-302)

Teddy Edwards, tenor sax; Joe Castro, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Billy Higgins, drums, vocals.
Rex Productions Studio, Hollywood, CA, August 16, 1960
Me And My Lover

1979 (age 43)

Billy Higgins - Soweto  (Red Record (It) VPA 141)

Bob Berg, tenor sax; Cedar Walton, piano; Tony Dumas, bass; Billy Higgins, drums, guitar, vocals.
Barigozzi Studio, Milan, Italy, January 21, 1979
Soweto
Clockwise
Neptune
Back To Bologna
Bahia, Bahia, Bahia
** also issued on Red Record (It) RR 123141.2.

Billy Higgins - The Soldier  (Timeless (Du) SJP 145)

Monty Waters, alto sax; Cedar Walton, piano; Walter Booker, bass; Billy Higgins, drums; Roberta Davis, vocals #1.
Boogie Woogie Studios, NYC, December 3, 1979
1.Sugar And Spice
2.Midnite Waltz
3.Just In Time
4.If You Could See Me Now
5.Peace
6.Sony Moon For Two

1980

Billy Higgins - Bridgework  (Contemporary C-14024)

James Clay, tenor sax; Cedar Walton, piano; Tony Dumas, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
Contemporary Records, Los Angeles, CA, January 4 & 5, 1980
Evidence
Bridgework
Old Folks
Harold Land, tenor sax; Cedar Walton, piano; Buster Williams, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, April 23, 1986
Decepticon
I Hear A Rhapsody
Plexus
The Theme

Billy Higgins - Once More  (Red Record (It) VPA 164)

Bob Berg, tenor sax; Cedar Walton, piano; Tony Dumas, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
Music Center, Bologna, Italy, May 25, 1980
Plexis
Lover Man
Sabia
Amazon
Estate
Horizons
** also issued on Red Record (It) RR 123164.2.

1984

Mr. Billy Higgins  (Riza RRL-85-104)

Gary Bias, woodwinds; William Henderson, piano; Tony Dumas, bass; Billy Higgins, drums; special thanks to: Dr. Riza Jardan, president.
Sound Logic, Glendale, CA, April 12 & May 29, 1984
Dance Of The Clones
John Coltrane
Morning Awakening
Humility
East Side Stomp
** also issued on Mercury (J) 32JD-157 entitled "East Side Stomp". Evidence ECD 22061-2.

1993 (age 57)

Billy Higgins - 3/4 For Peace  (Red Record (It) RR 123258.2)

Harold Land, tenor, soprano sax; William Henderson, piano; Jeffery Littleton, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
Sonora Studio, Los Angeles, CA, January 27, 1993
3/4 For Peace
In The Trenches
Together With Love
Short Subject
Dark Mood
What's New
Step Right Up To The Bottom
Someday My Prince Will Come
Somenthing For Juno

Billy Higgins Quintet  (Sweet Basil (J) APCZ-8003)

Oscar Brashear, trumpet; Harold Land, tenor sax; Cedar Walton, piano; David Williams, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
The Power Station, NYC, April 18, 1993
Step Right Up To The Bottom
Seeker
The Vision
Hot House
You Must Believe In Spring
Jackie-ing
Churn
** also issued on Sweet Basil (J) TECW-20460; Evidence ECD 22189-2.