Blue Note Records Discography: 1959-1960

1959 (20th anniversary)

Jackie McLean Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto sax) Sonny Clark (piano -2/5) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 18, 1959
1. tk.3QuadrangleBlue Note BLP 4051
2. tk.8Blues Inn-
3. tk.10Fidel-
4. tk.12unknown titlerejected
5. tk.13Untitled Blues-
* Blue Note BLP 4051, BST 84051, CDP 7 46142 2   Jackie McLean - Jackie's Bag

Bennie Green Quintet

Bennie Green (trombone) Eddie Williams (tenor sax) Gildo Mahones (piano) George Tucker (bass) Al Dreares (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 25, 1959
tk.2All I Do Is Dream Of YouBlue Note BLP 4010
tk.11This Love Of Mine-
tk.17Hoppin' Jones-
tk.21Green Leaves-
tk.22Walkin' And Talkin'-
tk.25The Shouter-
* Blue Note BLP 4010, BST 84010   Bennie Green - Walkin' And Talkin'

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet -1,2,4,5,7,8) Junior Cook (tenor sax -1,2,4,5,7,8) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 31, 1959
1. tk.11Cookin' At The ContinentalBlue Note 45-1741, BLP 4008, BN-LA402-H2
2. tk.24Mellow DBlue Note 45-1742, BLP 4008
3. tk.29You Happened My WayBlue Note BLP 4008
4. tk.30Swinging The SambaBlue Note 45-1742, BLP 4008
5. tk.32Finger Poppin'Blue Note 45-1740, BLP 4008
6. tk.34Sweet StuffBlue Note BLP 4008, BN-LA474-H2
7. tk.37Come On HomeBlue Note 45-1740, BLP 4008
8. tk.39Juicy LucyBlue Note 45-1741, BLP 4008
* Blue Note BLP 4008, BST 84008, CDP 7 84008 2   Horace Silver - Finger Poppin'
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver
* Blue Note BN-LA474-H2   Horace Silver - The Trio Sides
* Blue Note 45-1741   Horace Silver - Juicy Lucy / Cookin' At The Continental
* Blue Note 45-1742   Horace Silver - Swinging The Samba / Mellow D
* Blue Note 45-1740   Horace Silver - Come On Home / Finger Poppin'

The Three Sounds

Gene Harris (piano, celeste) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Bill Dowdy (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 11, 1959
tk.3Soft Windsrejected
tk.5Nothing Ever Changes My Love For YouBlue Note 45-1744, BLP 4014
tk.10Let's Loveunissued
tk.12Besame MuchoBlue Note 45-1743, BLP 4014
tk.13Jenny Lou-
tk.16It Could Happen To Youunissued
tk.17I Could Write A BookBlue Note 45-1744, BLP 4014
tk.21Love Walked InBlue Note BLP 4014
* Blue Note BLP 4014, BST 84014   The Three Sounds - Bottoms Up!
* Blue Note 45-1744   The Three Sounds - I Could Write A Book / Nothing Ever Changes My Love For You
* Blue Note 45-1743   The Three Sounds - Besame Mucho / Jenny Lou

Lou Donaldson With The Three Sounds

Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Gene Harris (piano) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Bill Dowdy (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 18, 1959
tk.3Just FriendsBlue Note BLP 4012
tk.4Don't Take Your Love From Me-
tk.6Confirmation-
tk.7Jump Up-
tk.8Smooth GrooveBlue Note 45-1772, BLP 4012
tk.10Three Little WordsBlue Note BLP 4012
tk.11Blue MoonBlue Note 45-1772, BLP 4012
* Blue Note BLP 4012, BST 84012   Lou Donaldson With The Three Sounds - LD + 3
* Blue Note 45-1772   Lou Donaldson - Blue Moon / Smooth Groove

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 8, 1959
tk.5JimerickBlue Note rejected
tk.10Quick Trick-
tk.14Hipsippy Blues-
tk.15M And M-
tk.19Close Your Eyes-
tk.21Just Foolin'-

Art Blakey Duo

Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 29, 1959
tk.1I've Got My Love To Keep Me WarmBlue Note 7243 5 21455 2, CDP 7 99095 2
tk.2What Is This Thing Called LoveBlue Note 7243 5 21455 2
* Blue Note 7243 5 21455 2   Art Blakey - Drums Around The Corner
* Blue Note CDP 7 99095 2   Various Artists - Blue Berlin

Sonny Clark Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 29, 1959
tk.4Blues BlueBlue Note (J) GXF-3056
tk.7Royal Flush-
tk.9Junka-
tk.11Minor Meeting-
tk.12My Conception-
tk.16Some Clark Bars-
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3056, (J) GXK-8158   Sonny Clark - My Conception

Kenny Burrell Quartet

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

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Pee Wee Marquette (announcer)
"Birdland", NYC, April 15, 1959
Pee Wee Marquette's introBlue Note BLP 4015
Just Coolin'-
The Theme (short version)-
Close Your EyesBlue Note 45-1787, BLP 4015
M And MBlue Note BLP 4016
Hipsippy BluesBlue Note 45-1786, BLP 4015
Chick An' DumplinsBlue Note 45-1788, BLP 4016
Hi-Fly-
Art's RevelationBlue Note BLP 4016
Justice (aka Evidence)Blue Note BLP 4015
The Theme (long version)Blue Note BLP 4016
* Blue Note BLP 4015, BST 84015   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - At The Jazz Corner Of The World, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BLP 4016, BST 84016   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - At The Jazz Corner Of The World, Vol. 2
* Blue Note 45-1787   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Close Your Eyes, Part 1 & 2
* Blue Note 45-1786   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Hipsippy Blues, Part 1 & 2
* Blue Note 45-1788   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Chick An' Dumplins / Hi-Fly

Jackie McLean Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto sax) Walter Davis Jr. (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Pete La Roca (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 2, 1959
tk.5FormidableBlue Note LT-1085, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.6GreasyBlue Note 45-1776, BLP 4013
tk.8Sweet CakesBlue Note BLP 4013
tk.10Davis Cup-
tk.13Minor Apprehension-
tk.14Hip Strut-
* Blue Note LT-1085   Jackie McLean - Vertigo
* Blue Note BLP 4013, BST 84013, CDP 7 84013 2   Jackie McLean - New Soil
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series
* Blue Note 45-1776   Jackie McLean - Greasy, Part 1 & 2

Leon Eason Quartet

Leon Eason (trumpet, vocals) Dottie Dudley (organ) John Simmons (bass) Ronnie Cole (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 17, 1959
tk.1I'm In The Mood For LoveBlue Note 45-1745
tk.3I'm In The Mood For Love (LP version)unissued
tk.7Because Of You (alternate take)-
tk.8Because Of YouBlue Note 45-1746
tk.13Song Of The Islands-
tk.14That's My HomeBlue Note 45-1747
tk.18I'm Just A Gigolo-
tk.20All Of Meunissued
tk.23Blueberry Hill-
tk.24Cape Cod-
tk.31Lazy RiverBlue Note 45-1745
tk.35I'll Never Smile Againunissued
tk.37Sweethearts On Parade-
* Blue Note 45-1745   Leon Eason - I'm In The Mood For Love / Lazy River
* Blue Note 45-1746   Leon Eason - Song Of The Islands / Because Of You (not released)
* Blue Note 45-1747   Leon Eason - That's My Home / I'm Just A Gigolo (not released)

The Three Sounds

Gene Harris (piano) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Bill Dowdy (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 20, 1959
tk.4Tracy's BlueBlue Note 45-1756, BLP 4020
tk.5It's Only A Paper MoonBlue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.6That's AllBlue Note 45-1758, BLP 4020
tk.7There Is No Greater LoveBlue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.8Satin DollBlue Note BLP 4020
tk.10Soft Winds-
tk.12St. ThomasBlue Note 45-1758, BLP 4020
tk.13Robbins' NestBlue Note 45-1757, BLP 4020
tk.14Don't Blame MeBlue Note 45-1756, BLP 4020
tk.15Down The TrackBlue Note 45-1757, BLP 4020
* Blue Note BLP 4020, BST 84020   The Three Sounds - Good Deal
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series
* Blue Note 45-1756   The Three Sounds - Tracy's Blue / Don't Blame Me
* Blue Note 45-1758   The Three Sounds - That's All / St. Thomas
* Blue Note 45-1757   The Three Sounds - Down The Track / Robbin's Nest

Jimmy Smith Trio

Jimmy Smith (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 24, 1959
tk.1It Might As Well Be SpringBlue Note 7243 8 21282 2
tk.2Mood Indigo-
tk.4While We're Young-
tk.6I Didn't Know What Time It Was-
tk.9But Beautiful-
tk.10The Last Danceunissued
tk.12Groanin'Blue Note 7243 8 53360 2
tk.13Memories Of YouBlue Note 7243 8 21282 2
tk.14I Got A WomanBlue Note 45-1767, BLP 4050
* Blue Note BLP 4050, BST 84050, 7243 8 53360 2   Jimmy Smith - Home Cookin'
* Blue Note 7243 8 21282 2   Jimmy Smith - Standards
* Blue Note 45-1767   Jimmy Smith - I Got A Woman / Alfredo

Donald Byrd Sextet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Charlie Rouse (tenor sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Walter Davis Jr. (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 31, 1959
tk.1Here Am IBlue Note 45-1763, BLP 4019
tk.2WitchcraftBlue Note BLP 4019
tk.3The Injuns-
tk.7Devil Whip-
tk.10Bronze Dance-
tk.16Clarion Calls-
* Blue Note BLP 4019, BST 84019, CDP 7 84019 2   Donald Byrd - Byrd In Hand
* Blue Note 45-1763   Donald Byrd - Here Am I, Part 1 & 2

Jimmy Smith Quartet

Percy France (tenor sax -1,3/7) Jimmy Smith (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 16, 1959
1. tk.4Messin' AroundBlue Note BLP 4050
2. tk.8Sugar Hill-
3. tk.10Gracie-
4. tk.14Come On BabyBlue Note 45-1768, BLP 4050
5. tk.15One O'Clock Jumprejected
6. tk.18ApostropheBlue Note LT-1092, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
7. tk.19See See RiderBlue Note 45-1768, BLP 4050
* Blue Note BLP 4050, BST 84050, 7243 8 53360 2   Jimmy Smith - Home Cookin'
* Blue Note LT-1092   Jimmy Smith - On The Sunny Side
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series
* Blue Note 45-1768   Jimmy Smith - See See Rider / Come On Baby

Ike Quebec Quintet

Ike Quebec (tenor sax) Edwin Swanston (organ) Clifton "Skeeter" Best (guitar) Charles "Sonny" Wellesley (bass) Les Jenkins (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 1, 1959
tk.1A Light ReprieveMosaic MR3-121; Blue Note (J) TOCJ-66083
tk.6Blue FridayBlue Note 45-1749; Mosaic MR3-121; Blue Note (J) TOCJ-66083
tk.10ZonkyMosaic MR3-121; Blue Note (J) TOCJ-66083
tk.11Blue MondayBlue Note 45-1748; Mosaic MR3-121; Blue Note (J) TOCJ-66083
tk.14The Buzzard LopeBlue Note 45-1749; Mosaic MR3-121; Blue Note (J) TOCJ-66083
tk.16Later For The RockMosaic MR3-121; Blue Note (J) TOCJ-66083
tk.22Sweet And Lovely-
tk.23Dear JohnBlue Note 45-1748; Mosaic MR3-121; Blue Note (J) TOCJ-66083
* Mosaic MR3-121, MD2-121   The Complete Blue Note 45 Sessions Of Ike Quebec
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-66083   Ike Quebec - From Hackensack To Englewood
* Blue Note 45-1749   Ike Quebec - The Buzzard Lope / Blue Friday
* Blue Note 45-1748   Ike Quebec - Dear John / Blue Monday

Ike Quebec Quintet

Ike Quebec (tenor sax) Edwin Swanston (organ) Clifton "Skeeter" Best (guitar) Charles "Sonny" Wellesley (bass) Les Jenkins (drums): same personnel
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 20, 1959
tk.8UptightBlue Note (J) TOCJ-66083
tk.12Cry Me A River-
Latin Strain (incomplete)rejected
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-66083   Ike Quebec - From Hackensack To Englewood

Walter Davis Jr. Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto sax) Walter Davis Jr. (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 2, 1959
tk.6Minor MindBlue Note BLP 4018
tk.14'S Make It-
tk.17Loodle-Lot-
tk.21Millie's Delight-
tk.23Rhumba Nhumba-
tk.24Sweetness-
* Blue Note BLP 4018, BST 84018, B1-32098   Walter Davis Jr. - Davis Cup

Kenny Burrell Quartet

Roland Hanna (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Ben Tucker (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Five Spot Cafe", NYC, 1st set, August 25, 1959
tk.1Tricotismrejected
tk.2The Next Time You See Me, Things Won't Be The Sameunissued
tk.3If You Could See Me NowBlue Note (J) GXF-3070
tk.4Hallelujahrejected
tk.5Beef Stew Blues-
tk.6The Take Off / 36-26-36-
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3070, (J) GXK-8155   Kenny Burrell - Swingin'

Kenny Burrell Quintet

Tina Brooks (tenor sax -2/5) Bobby Timmons (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Ben Tucker (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Five Spot Cafe", NYC, 2nd set, August 25, 1959
1. tk.7Love Walked Inrejected
2. tk.8Swingin'Blue Note (J) GXF-3070, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
3. tk.9Lover Manrejected
4. tk.10Birks' WorksBlue Note BLP 4021
5. tk.11Oh, Lady Be Good-
6. tk.12The Next Time You See Me, Things Won't Be The Samerejected
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3070, (J) GXK-8155   Kenny Burrell - Swingin'
* Blue Note BLP 4021, BST 84021   Kenny Burrell - On View At The Five Spot Cafe
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series

Kenny Burrell Quartet

Roland Hanna (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Ben Tucker (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Five Spot Cafe", NYC, 3rd set, August 25, 1959
tk.13If You Could See Me Nowrejected
tk.14Beef Stew BluesBlue Note (J) GXF-3070
tk.15HallelujahBlue Note BLP 4021
tk.16The Take Offunissued
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3070, (J) GXK-8155   Kenny Burrell - Swingin'
* Blue Note BLP 4021, BST 84021   Kenny Burrell - On View At The Five Spot Cafe

Kenny Burrell Quartet

Roland Hanna (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Ben Tucker (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
"Five Spot Cafe", NYC, 4th set, August 25, 1959
tk.17Our Delightunissued
tk.18The Next Time You See Me, Things Won't Be The Same-
tk.1936-26-36Blue Note BLP 4021
* Blue Note BLP 4021, BST 84021   Kenny Burrell - On View At The Five Spot Cafe

Kenny Burrell Quintet

Tina Brooks (tenor sax -2,4/6) Bobby Timmons (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Ben Tucker (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Five Spot Cafe", NYC, 5th set, August 25, 1959
1. tk.20Love Walked Inrejected
2. tk.21Swingin'-
3. tk.22Lover ManBlue Note BLP 4021
4. tk.23Birks' Worksrejected
5. tk.24Oh, Lady Be Good-
6. tk.2536-26-36 / Theme-
* Blue Note BLP 4021, BST 84021   Kenny Burrell - On View At The Five Spot Cafe

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 29, 1959
tk.3Blowin' The Blues AwayBlue Note 45-1751, BLP 4017, (J) NP-2006, (J) NP-9020C
Break Cityrejected
Peace-
tk.18The Baghdad BluesBlue Note 45-1751, BLP 4017
Sister Sadierejected
* Blue Note BLP 4017, BST 84017, CDP 7 46526 2   Horace Silver - Blowin' The Blues Away
* Blue Note (J) NP-9020C   Various Artists - Blue Note Jazz
* Blue Note 45-1751   Horace Silver - Blowin' The Blues Away / The Baghdad Blues
* Blue Note (J) NP-2006   Horace Silver - Blowin' The Blues Away / Senor Blues

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Louis Hayes (drums): same personnel
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 30, 1959
tk.2Sister SadieBlue Note 45-1750, BLP 4017, BST 84325, (J) NP-9020C
Repetitionrejected
tk.8PeaceBlue Note BLP 4017, BN-LA402-H2
tk.11How Did It HappenBlue Note BN-LA945-H, CDP 7 46526 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.14Break CityBlue Note 45-1750, BLP 4017
* Blue Note BLP 4017, BST 84017, CDP 7 46526 2   Horace Silver - Blowin' The Blues Away
* Blue Note BST 84325   The Best Of Horace Silver
* Blue Note (J) NP-9020C   Various Artists - Blue Note Jazz
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver
* Blue Note BN-LA945-H   Horace Silver - Sterling Silver
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series
* Blue Note 45-1750, (J) NP-2005   Horace Silver - Sister Sadie / Break City

Horace Silver Trio

Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 13, 1959
tk.7Melancholy Mood (new version)Blue Note BLP 4017, BN-LA474-H2
tk.8The St. Vitus Dance-
* Blue Note BLP 4017, BST 84017, CDP 7 46526 2   Horace Silver - Blowin' The Blues Away
* Blue Note BN-LA474-H2   Horace Silver - The Trio Sides

Donald Byrd Quintet

Donald Byrd (pocket trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto sax) Duke Pearson (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Lex Humphries (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 4, 1959
tk.3LamentBlue Note BLP 4026
tk.8AmenBlue Note 45-1764, BLP 4026
tk.14FuegoBlue Note 45-1764, BLP 4026, (J) NP-9020C
tk.15Low LifeBlue Note BLP 4026
tk.17Bup A Loup-
tk.18Funky Mama-
* Blue Note BLP 4026, BST 84026, CDP 7 46534 2   Donald Byrd - Fuego
* Blue Note (J) NP-9020C   Various Artists - Blue Note Jazz
* Blue Note 45-1764, (J) NP-2015   Donald Byrd - Fuego / Amen

The Three Sounds

Gene Harris (piano) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Bill Dowdy (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 8, 1959
Love For Salerejected
Blue 'N Boogie-
tk.5Wrap Your Troubles In Dreamsunissued
tk.6Stars Fell On Alabama-
Star Eyesrejected
tk.10Alone TogetherBlue Note 7243 8 21281 2
tk.11My Funny Valentineunissued
Will You Still Be Minerejected
Blues-
tk.18Takin' A Chance On Loveunissued
tk.20Blue 'N Boogierejected
tk.25Thinking Of YouBlue Note 7243 8 21281 2
tk.26Good Night Ladies-
Body And Soulrejected
tk.29If I Should Lose Youunissued
tk.30Everything Happens To Me-
tk.31But Not For Me-
Bags' Grooverejected
My Little Suede Shoes-
tk.34C Jam Bluesunissued
Out Of The Pastrejected
tk.36Moonlight In Vermontunissued
Babe's Bluesrejected
They Can't Take That Away From Me-
tk.40Lover Manunissued
tk.42Sweet And Lovely-
tk.43Lights OutBlue Note 7243 8 21281 2
This Can't Be Loverejected
tk.48Autumn Leavesunissued
* Blue Note 7243 8 21281 2   Gene Harris, The Three Sounds - Standards

Jackie McLean Quartet

Jackie McLean (alto sax) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 20, 1959
tk.5Let's Face The Music And DanceBlue Note BLP 4024
tk.10I Remember You-
Tune Uprejected
tk.12StablematesBlue Note BLP 4024
tk.17I Love You-
tk.20What's NewBlue Note 45-1760, BLP 4024
tk.23I'll Take RomanceBlue Note BLP 4024
tk.24116th And LenoxBlue Note 45-1760, BLP 4024
* Blue Note BLP 4024, BST 84024   Jackie McLean - Swing, Swang, Swingin'
* Blue Note 45-1760   Jackie McLean - What's New / 116th And Lenox

Duke Pearson Trio

Duke Pearson (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Lex Humphries (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 25, 1959
tk.9WitchcraftBlue Note BLP 4022
tk.14Two Mile Run-
tk.18Gate City BluesBlue Note 45-1754, BLP 4022
tk.19TabooBlue Note 45-1755, BLP 4022
tk.27Black CoffeeBlue Note 45-1754, BLP 4022
tk.28I'm Glad There Is YouBlue Note BLP 4022
tk.30Like Someone In LoveBlue Note 45-1755, BLP 4022
* Blue Note BLP 4022, BST 84022   Duke Pearson - Profile
* Blue Note 45-1754   Duke Pearson - Gate City Blues / Black Coffee
* Blue Note 45-1755   Duke Pearson - Taboo / Like Someone In Love

Lou Donaldson Sextet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet -1,3/8) Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Horace Parlan (piano) Laymon Jackson (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Ray Barretto (congas)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 31, 1959
1. tk.4Mack The KnifeBlue Note 45-1752, BLP 4025
2. tk.6Be My LoveBlue Note 45-1753, BLP 4025
3. tk.8Crosstown ShuffleBlue Note BLP 4025
4. tk.12Tangerine-
5. tk.13Lou's BluesBlue Note 45-1753, BLP 4025, BST2 84433
6.Time On My Handsrejected
7. tk.19The Nearness Of YouBlue Note 45-1752, BLP 4025
8.It's Only A Paper Moonrejected
* Blue Note BLP 4025, BST 84025   Lou Donaldson - The Time Is Right
* Blue Note BST2 84433   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 2
* Blue Note 45-1752   Lou Donaldson - Mack The Knife / The Nearness Of You
* Blue Note 45-1753   Lou Donaldson - Be My Love / Lou's Blues

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Walter Davis Jr. (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Dizzy Reece (congas -5,6)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 10, 1959
1. tk.3The MidgetBlue Note LT-1088
2. tk.4Lester Left Town-
3. tk.8Celine-
4. tk.10Splendid-
5. tk.12Haina-
6. tk.14Africaine-
7.It's Only A Paper Moonrejected
* Blue Note LT-1088   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Africaine

Dizzy Reece Quintet

Dizzy Reece (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 14, 1959
The ReboundBlue Note rejected
A Variation On Monk-
I'll Close My Eyes-
The Rake-

Dizzy Reece Quintet

Dizzy Reece (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums): same personnel
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 19, 1959
tk.3The ReboundBlue Note 45-1759, BLP 4023
tk.7A Variation On MonkBlue Note BLP 4023
tk.11I Wished On The Moon-
tk.15The RakeBlue Note 45-1759, BLP 4023
tk.19I'll Close My EyesBlue Note BLP 4023
tk.22Groovesville-
* Blue Note BLP 4023, BST 84023   Dizzy Reece - Star Bright
* Blue Note 45-1759   Dizzy Reece - The Rake / The Rebound

Lou Donaldson Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Horace Parlan (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 28, 1959
tk.3IdahoBlue Note BLP 4025
Untitled Donaldson Bluesrejected
But Not For Me-
* Blue Note BLP 4025, BST 84025   Lou Donaldson - The Time Is Right

Sonny Red Quartet

Sonny Red (alto sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Roy Brooks (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 5, 1959
tk.3BluesvilleBlue Note 45-1761, BLP 4032
tk.5Stay As Sweet As You Are-
tk.10I've Never Been In Love BeforeBlue Note BLP 4032
tk.12Blues In The PocketBlue Note 45-1762, BLP 4032
tk.13Alone Too LongBlue Note BLP 4032
tk.14Alone Too Long (45 rpm version)Blue Note 45-1762
tk.19NadiaBlue Note BLP 4032
All The Things You Arerejected
* Blue Note BLP 4032, BST 84032, 7243 8 52440 2   Sonny Red - Out Of The Blue
* Blue Note 45-1761   Sonny Red - Stay As Sweet As You Are / Bluesville
* Blue Note 45-1762   Sonny Red - Alone Too Long / Blues In The Pocket

Duke Pearson Trio

Duke Pearson (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Lex Humphries (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 16, 1959
The Golden Strikerrejected
Bluebird Of Happiness-
Something's Gotta Give-
tk.10On Green Dolphin StreetBlue Note BLP 4035
tk.16When Sunny Gets Blue-
I'm A Fool To Want Yourejected
One For My Baby-
I Love You-
* Blue Note BLP 4035, BST 84035   Duke Pearson - Tender Feelin's

Duke Pearson Trio

Duke Pearson (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Lex Humphries (drums): same personnel
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 19, 1959
One For My Babyrejected
tk.36The Golden StrikerBlue Note BLP 4035
tk.38I Love You-
tk.46I'm A Fool To Want You-
tk.47Bluebird Of Happiness-
tk.563 A.M.-
* Blue Note BLP 4035, BST 84035   Duke Pearson - Tender Feelin's

1960

Jimmy Smith Trio

Jimmy Smith (organ) Quentin Warren (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 4, 1960
tk.1AlfredoBlue Note 45-1767, BLP 4030
tk.2Mack The KnifeBlue Note 45-1766, BLP 4030, BN-LA400-H2
tk.4Makin' Whoopee!Blue Note 45-1765, BLP 4030
tk.7What's New-
tk.8Sonnymoon For TwoBlue Note BLP 4030
tk.9If I Should Lose YouBlue Note CDP 7 84030 2
tk.10When Johnny Comes Marching HomeBlue Note 45-1766, BLP 4030, BST 89901
tk.11When Lights Are LowBlue Note CDP 7 84030 2
tk.12A Night In TunisiaBlue Note BLP 4030
* Blue Note BLP 4030, BST 84030, CDP 7 84030 2   Jimmy Smith - Crazy! Baby
* Blue Note BN-LA400-H2   Jimmy Smith
* Blue Note BST 89901   Jimmy Smith's Greatest Hits
* Blue Note 45-1767   Jimmy Smith - I Got A Woman / Alfredo
* Blue Note 45-1766   Jimmy Smith - Mack The Knife / When Johnny Comes Marching Home
* Blue Note 45-1765   Jimmy Smith - Makin' Whoopee! / What's New

Donald Byrd Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Duke Pearson (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Lex Humphries (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 17, 1960
That's Allrejected
tk.6Soulful KiddyBlue Note 7243 8 52435 2
tk.8Gate CityBlue Note 45-1798, BLP 4048
Carolrejected
* Blue Note BLP 4048, BST 84048, 7243 8 52435 2   Donald Byrd - Byrd In Flight
* Blue Note 45-1798   Donald Byrd - Little Boy Blue / Gate City

Sonny Red Quartet

Sonny Red (alto sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 23, 1960
tk.3Blues For KokeeBlue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.7You're Driving Me Crazy-
tk.8Stairway To The StarsBlue Note BLP 4032
tk.10CrystalBlue Note 7243 8 52440 2
tk.13The LopeBlue Note BLP 4032
tk.15Lost AprilBlue Note 7243 8 52440 2
tk.17You're Sensational-
* Blue Note BLP 4032, BST 84032, 7243 8 52440 2   Sonny Red - Out Of The Blue
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series

Donald Byrd Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Duke Pearson (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Lex Humphries (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 25, 1960
tk.14Child PlayBlue Note 7243 8 52435 2
tk.17GhanaBlue Note 45-1799, BLP 4048
tk.18LexBlue Note BLP 4048
tk.21CarolBlue Note 7243 8 52435 2
* Blue Note BLP 4048, BST 84048, 7243 8 52435 2   Donald Byrd - Byrd In Flight
* Blue Note 45-1799   Donald Byrd - Bo / Ghana

Lou Donaldson Quintet

Bill Hardman (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Horace Parlan (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 5, 1960
Blues For J.P.rejected
tk.9PolitelyBlue Note 45-1774, BLP 4036
tk.11(Way Down Upon The) Swanee RiverBlue Note 7243 8 32095 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.13Softly, As In A Morning SunriseBlue Note BLP 4036
The Man I Loverejected
tk.18Goose GreaseBlue Note 45-1773, BLP 4036
The Truthrejected
* Blue Note BLP 4036, BST 84036, B1-32095, 7243 8 32095 2   Lou Donaldson - Sunny Side Up
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series
* Blue Note 45-1774   Lou Donaldson - Politely / Blues For J.P.
* Blue Note 45-1773   Lou Donaldson - The Truth / Goose Grease

Hank Mobley Quartet

Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 7, 1960
tk.3RememberBlue Note 45-1797, BLP 4031
tk.4Split Feelin'sBlue Note BLP 4031
tk.12Dig DisBlue Note 45-1797, BLP 4031
tk.18This I Dig Of YouBlue Note BLP 4031
tk.20Soul Station-
tk.25If I Should Lose You-
* Blue Note BLP 4031, BST 84031, CDP 7 46528 2, B1-ST 46528   Hank Mobley - Soul Station
* Blue Note 45-1797   Hank Mobley - Remember / Dig Dis

Freddie Redd Quartet

Jackie McLean (alto sax) Freddie Redd (piano) Mike Mattos (bass) Larry Ritchie (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 15, 1960
tk.2Time To SmileBlue Note BLP 4027
tk.4Jim Dunn's Dilemma-
tk.10Wigglin'-
tk.14Music Forever-
tk.16Theme For Sister Salvation-
tk.17Who Killed Cock Robin-
tk.21O.D.-
* Blue Note BLP 4027, BST 84027, B1-89392, CDP 7 89392 2   Freddie Redd - The Music From "The Connection"
= Mosaic MR3-124, MD2-124   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Freddie Redd

Lou Donaldson Quintet

Bill Hardman (trumpet -1,2,4) Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Horace Parlan (piano) Laymon Jackson (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 28, 1960
1. tk.21The Man I LoveBlue Note BLP 4036
2. tk.25Blues For J.P.Blue Note 45-1774, BLP 4036
3. tk.26The TruthBlue Note 45-1773, BLP 4036
4. tk.28It's You Or No OneBlue Note BLP 4036
* Blue Note BLP 4036, BST 84036, B1-32095, 7243 8 32095 2   Lou Donaldson - Sunny Side Up
* Blue Note 45-1774   Lou Donaldson - Politely / Blues For J.P.
* Blue Note 45-1773   Lou Donaldson - The Truth / Goose Grease

Horace Parlan Trio

Horace Parlan (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 29, 1960
tk.2Bags' GrooveBlue Note 45-1771, BLP 4028
tk.3Stella By StarlightBlue Note BLP 4028
tk.5There Is No Greater LoveBlue Note 45-1771, BLP 4028
tk.7On Green Dolphin StreetBlue Note BLP 4028
tk.8C Jam BluesBlue Note 45-1770, BLP 4028
tk.10Up In Cynthia's Room-
tk.11Lady BirdBlue Note BLP 4028
tk.13It Could Happen To You-
* Blue Note BLP 4028, BST 84028   Horace Parlan - Movin' And Groovin'
= Mosaic MQ8-197, MD5-197   The Complete Blue Note Horace Parlan Sessions
* Blue Note 45-1771   Horace Parlan - Bags' Groove / There Is No Greater Love
* Blue Note 45-1770   Horace Parlan - C Jam Blues / Up In Cynthia's Room

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 6, 1960
tk.1It's Only A Paper Moon (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 46400 2; Mosaic MR10-141; Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.3It's Only A Paper MoonBlue Note 45-1789, BLP 4029, (F) BST 84383
tk.7Dat DereBlue Note 45-1790, BLP 4029, (F) BST 84383
tk.10The Chess PlayersBlue Note 45-1775, BLP 4029
tk.13Lester Left TownBlue Note 45-1789, BLP 4029
tk.17Sakeena's VisionBlue Note BLP 4029
tk.22Politely-
* Blue Note BLP 4029, BST 84029, CDP 7 46400 2   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - The Big Beat
= Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Art Blakey's 1960 Jazz Messengers
* Blue Note (F) BST 84383   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Greatest Hits
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series
* Blue Note 45-1789   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - It's Only A Paper Moon / Lester Left Town
* Blue Note 45-1790   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Dat Dere, Part 1 & 2
* Blue Note 45-1775   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - The Chess Players, Part 1 & 2

Sonny Red Quartet

Sonny Red (alto sax) Hank Jones (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 10, 1960
tk.5The Lamp Is LowBlue Note rejected
tk.10How About You-
tk.12Invitation-
tk.17That Old Black Magic-

Jimmy Smith Sextet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet -1,2,5/7) Jackie McLean (alto sax -1/3,5) Ike Quebec (tenor sax -1,2,4,5,7,8) Jimmy Smith (organ) Quentin Warren (guitar) Donald Bailey (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 22, 1960
1. tk.2Plain TalkBlue Note BST 84296
2. tk.3Sister RebeccaBlue Note BST 84269
3. tk.4Embraceable You-
4. tk.6Old Folks-
5. tk.7Open House-
6. tk.8My One And Only LoveBlue Note BST 84296
7. tk.10Big Fat Mama-
8. tk.12Time After Time-
* Blue Note BST 84296   Jimmy Smith - Plain Talk
* Blue Note BST 84269   Jimmy Smith - Open House

Dizzy Reece Quintet

Dizzy Reece (trumpet, congas) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 3, 1960
tk.2The Case Of The Frightened LoverBlue Note 7243 5 22019 2
tk.11The Story Of Love-
tk.18Ye Olde Blues-
tk.22Tenderly-
tk.25/28Achmet-
* Blue Note 7243 5 22019 2   Dizzy Reece - Comin' On

Jackie McLean Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet -1/4,6) Jackie McLean (alto sax -1/4,6) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 17, 1960
1. tk.2FranciscoBlue Note BLP 4038
2. tk.7Just For Now-
3. tk.8Condition Blue-
4. tk.14Capuchin Swing-
5. tk.15Don't Blame Me-
6. tk.19On The Lion-
* Blue Note BLP 4038, BST 84038   Jackie McLean - Capuchin Swing

Horace Parlan Trio

Horace Parlan (piano) George Tucker (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 20, 1960
tk.2Come Rain Or Come ShineBlue Note BLP 4037
tk.3I Want To Be Loved-
tk.6Return Engagement-
tk.7Us Three-
tk.11The Lady Is A Tramp-
tk.12Wadin'-
tk.13Walkin'-
* Blue Note BLP 4037, BST 84037   Horace Parlan - Us Three
= Mosaic MQ8-197, MD5-197   The Complete Blue Note Horace Parlan Sessions

Jimmy Smith Quartet

Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Jimmy Smith (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar -5/10) Donald Bailey (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 25, 1960
1. tk.2A Subtle OneBlue Note BLP 4078
2. tk.3When I Grow Too Old To DreamBlue Note BLP 4117
3. tk.5Why Was I BornBlue Note BLP 4078
4. tk.5AMinor ChantBlue Note 45-1878, BLP 4117
5. tk.7Messy BassieBlue Note BLP 4117
6. tk.10On The Sunny Side Of The StreetBlue Note LT-1092, CDP 7 46402 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
7. tk.12Midnight SpecialBlue Note 45-1819, BLP 4078, BST 89901, BN-LA400-H2
8. tk.16Back At The Chicken ShackBlue Note 45-1877, BLP 4117, BST 89904, BST2 84429, BN-LA400-H2
9. tk.17One O'Clock JumpBlue Note 45-1820, BLP 4078
10. tk.19Jumpin' The BluesBlue Note 45-1820, BLP 4078, (J) BNJ-71106
* Blue Note BLP 4078, BST 84078, CDP 7 84078 2   Jimmy Smith - Midnight Special
* Blue Note BLP 4117, BST 84117, CDP 7 46402 2   Jimmy Smith - Back At The Chicken Shack
* Blue Note LT-1092   Jimmy Smith - On The Sunny Side
* Blue Note BST 89901   Jimmy Smith's Greatest Hits
* Blue Note BN-LA400-H2   Jimmy Smith
* Blue Note BST 89904   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1959-1969
= Blue Note BN-LA160-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 3
* Blue Note BST2 84429   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 1
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-71106   Various Artists - Soho Blue
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series
* Blue Note 45-1878   Jimmy Smith - Minor Chant, Part 1 & 2
* Blue Note 45-1819   Jimmy Smith - Midnight Special, Part 1 & 2
* Blue Note 45-1877   Jimmy Smith - Back At The Chicken Shack, Part 1 & 2
* Blue Note 45-1820   Jimmy Smith - Jumpin' The Blues / One O'Clock Jump

Lee Morgan Quintet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 28, 1960
tk.6Nakaniti SuiteBlue Note BLP 4034
tk.13These Are Soulful Days-
tk.17The Lion And The Wolff-
tk.18Midtown Blues-
* Blue Note BLP 4034, BST 84034, B1-32089   Lee Morgan - Lee-Way

Dizzy Reece Quartet

Dizzy Reece (trumpet) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 12, 1960
It's You Or No Onerejected
tk.6YesterdaysBlue Note BLP 4033
tk.7Our Love Is Here To Stay-
tk.9Once In A While-
tk.10Ghost Of A ChanceBlue Note 45-1777, BLP 4033
tk.15Blue Streak-
tk.16Eb PobBlue Note BLP 4033
* Blue Note BLP 4033   Dizzy Reece - Soundin' Off
* Blue Note 45-1777   Dizzy Reece - Ghost Of A Chance / Blue Streak

Jimmy Smith Quintet

Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Jimmy Smith (organ) Quentin Warren (guitar) Sam Jones (bass -1,2) Donald Bailey (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 13, 1960
1. tk.2Smith WalkBlue Note (J) BNJ-50101
2. tk.3Lonesome Road-
3.Organic Greeneryrejected
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-50101   Jimmy Smith - Special Guests

Stanley Turrentine Quartet

Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Horace Parlan (piano) George Tucker (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 18, 1960
tk.4Return EngagementBlue Note BLP 4039
tk.5Little SheriBlue Note 45-1781, BLP 4039
tk.6Little Sheri (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 46543 2
tk.7Look OutBlue Note 45-1780, BLP 4039
tk.11Journey Into Melody-
tk.15Minor ChantBlue Note 45-1781, BLP 4039
tk.18Tin Tin DeoBlue Note CDP 7 46543 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.20YesterdaysBlue Note CDP 7 46543 2
tk.22Tiny CapersBlue Note BLP 4039
* Blue Note BLP 4039, BST 84039, CDP 7 46543 2   Stanley Turrentine - Look Out!
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series
* Blue Note 45-1781   Stanley Turrentine - Minor Chant / Little Sheri
* Blue Note 45-1780   Stanley Turrentine - Journey Into Melody / Look Out

Freddie Hubbard Quintet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Tina Brooks (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 19, 1960
tk.3Hub's NubBlue Note BLP 4040
tk.5Gypsy Blue (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 84040 2
tk.6Gypsy BlueBlue Note 45-1779, BLP 4040
tk.8Open Sesame (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 84040 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.9Open SesameBlue Note BLP 4040
tk.11One Mint JulepBlue Note 45-1779, BLP 4040, BN-LA356-H2
tk.17But BeautifulBlue Note BLP 4040
tk.22All Or Nothing At AllBlue Note BLP 4040, BN-LA356-H2
* Blue Note BLP 4040, BST 84040, CDP 7 84040 2   Freddie Hubbard - Open Sesame
* Blue Note BN-LA356-H2   Freddie Hubbard
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series
* Blue Note 45-1779   Freddie Hubbard - One Mint Julep / Gypsy Blue

Tina Brooks Quintet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Tina Brooks (tenor sax) Duke Jordan (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 25, 1960
tk.5Miss HazelBlue Note BLP 4041
tk.7Good Old SoulBlue Note 45-1782, BLP 4041
Good Old Soul (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 8 28975 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.8Nothing Ever Changes My Love For YouBlue Note BLP 4041
tk.14True BlueBlue Note 45-1783, BLP 4041
True Blue (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 8 28975 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.18Up Tight's GreekBlue Note BLP 4041
tk.22Theme For DorisBlue Note 45-1783, BLP 4041
* Blue Note BLP 4041, B1-28975, 7243 8 28975 2   Tina Brooks - True Blue
= Mosaic MR4-106   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of The Tina Brooks Quintets
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series
* Blue Note 45-1782   Tina Brooks - Good Old Soul, Part 1 & 2
* Blue Note 45-1783   Tina Brooks - True Blue / Theme For Doris (not released)

Duke Pearson Quartet

Ike Quebec (tenor sax -1,4) Duke Pearson (piano) Israel Crosby (bass) Vernel Fournier (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 26, 1960
1. tk.2For All We KnowBlue Note 7243 5 21484 2
2. tk.6I'll Remember Aprilunissued
3. tk.9I See Your Face Before MeBlue Note 7243 5 21484 2
4. tk.12Sweet Slumber-
5. tk.13Midnight Sununissued
* Blue Note 7243 5 21484 2   Various Artists - The Lost Sessions

The Three Sounds

Gene Harris (piano, celeste) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Bill Dowdy (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 28, 1960
tk.3I Let A Song Go Out Of My HeartBlue Note BLP 4072
tk.5Loose WalkBlue Note 45-1791, BLP 4044
tk.6Things Ain't What They Used To BeBlue Note 45-1794, BLP 4044
tk.7Love For SaleBlue Note 45-1793, BLP 4044
tk.9Li'l Darlin'Blue Note 45-1791, BLP 4044
tk.10I'm Beginning To See The LightBlue Note 45-1792, BLP 4044
tk.11Tammy's Breeze-
tk.12Two Bass HitBlue Note BLP 4072
tk.15On Green Dolphin StreetBlue Note 45-1793, BLP 4044
tk.16It Could Happen To YouBlue Note BLP 4072
tk.17Straight, No Chaser-
tk.18Blues After Dark-
tk.20Parker's PadBlue Note 45-1824, BLP 4072
tk.21When I Fall In Love-
tk.22I Got It BadBlue Note BLP 4072
tk.23SanduBlue Note BLP 4044
* Blue Note BLP 4072, BST 84072   The Three Sounds - Feelin' Good
* Blue Note BLP 4044, BST 84044   The Three Sounds - Moods
* Blue Note 45-1791   The Three Sounds - Li'l Darlin' / Loose Walk
* Blue Note 45-1794   The Three Sounds - Things Ain't What They Used To Be, Part 1 & 2
* Blue Note 45-1793   The Three Sounds - On Green Dolphin Street / Love For Sale
* Blue Note 45-1792   The Three Sounds - I'm Beginning To See The Light / Tammy's Breeze
* Blue Note 45-1824   The Three Sounds - When I Fall In Love / Parker's Pad

Stanley Turrentine With The Three Sounds

Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Gene Harris (piano) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Bill Dowdy (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 29, 1960
tk.3Alone TogetherBlue Note 7243 5 24586 2
tk.7Strike Up The Band-
tk.10There Is No Greater Love-
tk.11Blue Hour-
tk.14Where Or When-
* Blue Note 7243 5 24586 2   Stanley Turrentine, The Three Sounds - Blue Hour - The Complete Sessions

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 8, 1960
Me And My Babyrejected
tk.10Where You AtBlue Note 45-1785, BLP 4042
tk.14Strollin'Blue Note 45-1784, BLP 4042, BN-LA402-H2
Nica's Dreamrejected
tk.22Without YouBlue Note BLP 4042
* Blue Note BLP 4042, BST 84042, CDP 7 84042 2   Horace Silver - Horace-Scope
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver
* Blue Note 45-1785   Horace Silver - Me And My Baby / Where You At
* Blue Note 45-1784   Horace Silver - Strollin' / Nica's Dream

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums): same personnel
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 9, 1960
tk.23Nica's DreamBlue Note 45-1784, BLP 4042, BN-LA402-H2
tk.31Horace-ScopeBlue Note BLP 4042
tk.34Yeah!-
tk.38Me And My BabyBlue Note 45-1785, BLP 4042
* Blue Note BLP 4042, BST 84042, CDP 7 84042 2   Horace Silver - Horace-Scope
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver
* Blue Note 45-1784   Horace Silver - Strollin' / Nica's Dream
* Blue Note 45-1785   Horace Silver - Me And My Baby / Where You At

Donald Byrd Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto sax -1,2,4/6) Duke Pearson (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Lex Humphries (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 10, 1960
1.Kimyasrejected
2.Cecile-
3. tk.6Little Boy BlueBlue Note 45-1798, BLP 4048
4. tk.14BoBlue Note 45-1799, BLP 4048
5. tk.16My Girl ShirlBlue Note BLP 4048
6.Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Searejected
* Blue Note BLP 4048, BST 84048, 7243 8 52435 2   Donald Byrd - Byrd In Flight
* Blue Note 45-1798   Donald Byrd - Little Boy Blue / Gate City
* Blue Note 45-1799   Donald Byrd - Bo / Ghana

Horace Parlan Quintet

Tommy Turrentine (trumpet) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Horace Parlan (piano) George Tucker (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 14, 1960
tk.4RastusBlue Note BLP 4043
tk.7Rastus (alternate take)Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44; Mosaic MQ8-197
tk.10BorderlineBlue Note 45-1778, BLP 4043
tk.16Speakin' My PieceBlue Note BLP 4043
tk.19Oh, So Blue-
tk.20Oh, So Blue (alternate take)Mosaic MQ8-197
tk.24Up In Cynthia's RoomBlue Note BLP 4043
tk.26Wadin'Blue Note 45-1778, BLP 4043, BST2 84433
* Blue Note BLP 4043, BST 84043   Horace Parlan Quintet - Speakin' My Piece
= Mosaic MQ8-197, MD5-197   The Complete Blue Note Horace Parlan Sessions
* Blue Note BST2 84433   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 2
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series
* Blue Note 45-1778   Horace Parlan - Wadin' / Borderline

Dizzy Reece Sextet

Dizzy Reece (trumpet, congas) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax -1/5) Musa Kaleem (tenor sax, flute -1/5) Duke Jordan (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 17, 1960
1. tk.4Goose DanceBlue Note 7243 5 22019 2
2. tk.6/7Sands-
3. tk.11Comin' On-
4. tk.12Achmetrejected
5. tk.14The Case Of The Frightened Lover-
6. tk.17The Things We Did Lase SummerBlue Note 7243 5 22019 2
* Blue Note 7243 5 22019 2   Dizzy Reece - Comin' On

Lou Donaldson Quintet

Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Horace Parlan (piano) George Tucker (bass) Al Harewood (drums) Ray Barretto (congas -1/5,7)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 22, 1960
1. tk.2The SquirrelBlue Note LT-1028
2. tk.5Si Si Safronia-
3. tk.6Dog Walk-
4. tk.7Exactly Like You-
5. tk.10Avalon-
6. tk.12Midnight Sun-
7. tk.13Candy-
* Blue Note LT-1028   Lou Donaldson - Midnight Sun

Harold Land Quintet

Martin Banks (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor sax) Amos Trice (piano) Clarence Jones (bass) Leon Pettis (drums)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, July 25, 1960
As You Like ItBlue Note LT-1057
Take Aim-
Land Of Peace-
Reflections-
Blue Nellie-
You're My Thrill-
* Blue Note LT-1057   Harold Land - Take Aim

Duke Jordan Quintet

Dizzy Reece (trumpet -1/7) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax -1/7) Duke Jordan (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 4, 1960
1. tk.4Flight To JordanBlue Note 45-1801, BLP 4046
2. tk.8Si-JoyaBlue Note BLP 4046
3. tk.18Split Quick-
4. tk.19Squawkin'-
5. tk.25Diamond StudBlue Note CDP 7 46824 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
6. tk.27StarbriteBlue Note 45-1801, BLP 4046
7. tk.29Deacon JoeBlue Note BLP 4046
8. tk.31I Should CareBlue Note CDP 7 46824 2
* Blue Note BLP 4046, BST 84046, CDP 7 46824 2   Duke Jordan - Flight To Jordan
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series
* Blue Note 45-1801   Duke Jordan - Starbrite / Flight To Jordan (not released)

Art Taylor Sextet

Dave Burns (trumpet) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums) 'Potato' Valdez (congas -3,4,6)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 6, 1960
1. tk.3Syeeda's Song FluteBlue Note BLP 4047
2. tk.9High Seas-
3. tk.11Move-
4. tk.21EpistrophyBlue Note 45-1800, BLP 4047
5. tk.24Blue InterludeBlue Note BLP 4047
6. tk.26Cookoo And FungiBlue Note 45-1800, BLP 4047
* Blue Note BLP 4047, BST 84047, CDP 7 84047 2   Art Taylor - A.T.'s Delight
* Blue Note 45-1800   Art Taylor - Cookoo And Fungi / Epistrophy

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 7, 1960
tk.3When Your Lover Has GoneMosaic MR10-141; Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.7Noise In The AtticBlue Note BLP 4245
tk.9Sleeping Dancer Sleep On (alternate take)Mosaic MR10-141
tk.10Sleeping Dancer Sleep OnBlue Note BLP 4245
tk.11Sincerely DianaBlue Note BLP 4049
tk.15Sincerely Diana (alternate take)Mosaic MR10-141
Kozo's WaltzBlue Note rejected
tk.27YamaBlue Note 45-1795, BLP 4049
* Blue Note BLP 4245, BST 84245, CDP 7 84245 2   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Like Someone In Love
= Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Art Blakey's 1960 Jazz Messengers
* Blue Note BLP 4049, BST 84049, CDP 7 46532 2, CDP 7 84049 2   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - A Night In Tunisia
= Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Art Blakey's 1960 Jazz Messengers
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series
* Blue Note 45-1795   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - So Tired / Yama

Freddie Redd Quintet

Jackie McLean (alto sax) Tina Brooks (tenor sax) Freddie Redd (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 13, 1960
tk.1ThespianBlue Note BLP 4045
tk.4Blues-Blues-Blues-
tk.5Shadows-
tk.6Swift-
tk.7Ole! (alternate take)Mosaic MR3-124
tk.9Ole!Blue Note BLP 4045
tk.11Just A Ballad For My Baby-
tk.16Melanie-
tk.17Melanie (alternate take)Mosaic MR3-124; Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44
* Blue Note BLP 4045, BST 84045, 7243 8 21738 2   Freddie Redd - Shades Of Redd
= Mosaic MR3-124, MD2-124   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Freddie Redd
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 14, 1960
Yamarejected
tk.31Kozo's WaltzBlue Note BLP 4049
tk.34GiantisBlue Note BLP 4245
tk.42Johnny's Blues-
tk.46So TiredBlue Note 45-1795, BLP 4049
tk.48Like Someone In LoveBlue Note BLP 4245
tk.54A Night In TunisiaBlue Note 45-1796, BLP 4049, (F) BST 84383, (J) NP-9020C
* Blue Note BLP 4049, BST 84049, CDP 7 46532 2, CDP 7 84049 2   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - A Night In Tunisia
= Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Art Blakey's 1960 Jazz Messengers
* Blue Note BLP 4245, BST 84245, CDP 7 84245 2   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Like Someone In Love
= Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Art Blakey's 1960 Jazz Messengers
* Blue Note (F) BST 84383   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Greatest Hits
* Blue Note (J) NP-9020C   Various Artists - Blue Note Jazz
* Blue Note 45-1795   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - So Tired / Yama
* Blue Note 45-1796, (J) NP-2011   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - A Night In Tunisia, Part 1 & 2

Jackie McLean - Tina Brooks Sextet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto sax) Tina Brooks (tenor sax) Kenny Drew (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 1, 1960
tk.3Melonae's DanceBlue Note (J) GXF-3067, CDP 7 46142 2
tk.5Appointment In GhanaBlue Note BLP 4051, (J) GXF-3067
tk.6MedinaBlue Note (J) GXF-3067, CDP 7 46142 2
tk.11Isle Of JavaBlue Note BLP 4051, (J) GXF-3067
tk.12Street SingerBlue Note (J) GXF-3067, CDP 7 46142 2; Mosaic MR4-106; Blue Note BLP 4052
tk.15A Ballad For DollBlue Note BLP 4051, (J) GXF-3067
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3067, (J) GXK-8161   Jackie McLean, Tina Brooks - Street Singer
* Blue Note BLP 4051, BST 84051, CDP 7 46142 2   Jackie McLean - Jackie's Bag
* Mosaic MR4-106   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of The Tina Brooks Quintets
* Blue Note BLP 4052   Tina Brooks - Back To The Tracks (not released)
= Blue Note (J) BRP-8033   Tina Brooks - Back To The Tracks

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, 1st set, September 14, 1960
tk.1The Breeze And IBlue Note rejected
tk.2(These Are) The Things I Love-

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, 2nd set, September 14, 1960
tk.3The SummitBlue Note BLP 4055
tk.4High Modes-
tk.5The Theme-
* Blue Note BLP 4055, BST 84055   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Meet You At The Jazz Corner Of The World, Vol. 2
= Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Art Blakey's 1960 Jazz Messengers

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, 3rd set, September 14, 1960
tk.6The Openerrejected
tk.7What KnowBlue Note 45-1821, BLP 4054
tk.8The ThemeBlue Note BLP 4054
* Blue Note BLP 4054, BST 84054   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Meet You At The Jazz Corner Of The World, Vol. 1
= Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Art Blakey's 1960 Jazz Messengers
* Blue Note 45-1821   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - What Know, Part 1 & 2

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, 4th set, September 14, 1960
tk.9The Breeze And IBlue Note BLP 4054
tk.10The Opener-
tk.11(These Are) The Things I LoveBlue Note BLP 4055
tk.12'Round MidnightBlue Note BLP 4054
tk.13Night Watch (aka Eaast Of Brooklyn)rejected
* Blue Note BLP 4054, BST 84054   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Meet You At The Jazz Corner Of The World, Vol. 1
= Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Art Blakey's 1960 Jazz Messengers
* Blue Note BLP 4055, BST 84055   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Meet You At The Jazz Corner Of The World, Vol. 2
= Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Art Blakey's 1960 Jazz Messengers

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) Jymie Merritt (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, 5th set, September 14, 1960
tk.14The Openerrejected
tk.15Night Watch (aka Eaast Of Brooklyn)Blue Note BLP 4055
tk.16The Breeze And Irejected
tk.17(These Are) The Things I Love-
* Blue Note BLP 4055, BST 84055   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Meet You At The Jazz Corner Of The World, Vol. 2
= Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Art Blakey's 1960 Jazz Messengers

Ike Quebec Quartet

Ike Quebec (tenor sax) Sir Charles Thompson (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 25, 1960
tk.6If I Could Be With You (One Hour Tonight)Blue Note 45-1803; Mosaic MR3-121
tk.9Mardi-GrasBlue Note 45-1804; Mosaic MR3-121
tk.12What A Difference A Day MakesBlue Note 45-1802; Mosaic MR3-121
tk.14For All We KnowBlue Note 45-1805; Mosaic MR3-121
tk.18Ill Wind-
tk.19I've Got The World On A StringBlue Note 45-1802; Mosaic MR3-121
tk.21Me 'N MabeBlue Note 45-1803; Mosaic MR3-121
tk.24Everything Happens To Me (short version)Blue Note 45-1804; Mosaic MR3-121
tk.25Everything Happens To Me (long version)Mosaic MR3-121
* Mosaic MR3-121, MD2-121   The Complete Blue Note 45 Sessions Of Ike Quebec
* Blue Note 45-1803   Ike Quebec - If I Could Be With You / Me 'N Mabe
* Blue Note 45-1804   Ike Quebec - Everything Happens To Me / Mardi-Gras
* Blue Note 45-1802   Ike Quebec - I've Got The World On A String / What A Difference A Day Makes
* Blue Note 45-1805   Ike Quebec - For All We Know / Ill Wind (not released)

Tina Brooks Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Tina Brooks (tenor sax) Kenny Drew (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 20, 1960
tk.3Back To The TracksMosaic MR4-106; Blue Note BLP 4052
tk.7The Ruby And The Pearl-
tk.11For Heaven's Sake-
tk.13The Blues And I-
David The KingBlue Note rejected
* Mosaic MR4-106   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of The Tina Brooks Quintets
* Blue Note BLP 4052   Tina Brooks - Back To The Tracks (not released)
= Blue Note (J) BRP-8033   Tina Brooks - Back To The Tracks

Freddie Hubbard Quintet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) McCoy Tyner (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 6, 1960
tk.2Blues For BrendaBlue Note BLP 4056, BN-LA356-H2
tk.9KariokaBlue Note BLP 4056
tk.17Asiatic Race (aka Lotus Blossom)-
tk.19A Peck A Sec (aka The Latest)-
tk.21The Changing SceneBlue Note 45-1809, BLP 4056
tk.24I Wished I KnewBlue Note 45-1809, BLP 4056, BN-LA356-H2
* Blue Note BLP 4056, BST 84056   Freddie Hubbard - Goin' Up
* Blue Note BN-LA356-H2   Freddie Hubbard
* Blue Note 45-1809   Freddie Hubbard - The Changing Scene / I Wished I Knew

Donald Byrd Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Pepper Adams (baritone sax -1,2,4/6) Duke Pearson (piano) Laymon Jackson (bass) Lex Humphries (drums)
"Half Note", NYC, 1st set, November 11, 1960
1. tk.1Theme From Mr. LuckyBlue Note CDP 7 46540 2
2. tk.2Kimyasrejected
3. tk.3A Portrait Of Jennie-
4. tk.4One More For The Road-
5. tk.5JeannieBlue Note BLP 4061
6. tk.6Pure D. Funk (theme)-
* Blue Note BLP 4061, BST 84061, CDP 7 46540 2   Donald Byrd - At The Half Note Cafe, Vol. 2

Donald Byrd Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Pepper Adams (baritone sax -1,2,4,5) Duke Pearson (piano) Laymon Jackson (bass) Lex Humphries (drums)
"Half Note", NYC, 2nd set, November 11, 1960
1. tk.7My Girl ShirlBlue Note BLP 4060
2. tk.8Soulful Kiddy-
3. tk.9A Portrait Of Jennie-
4. tk.10ChantBlue Note CDP 7 46539 2
5. tk.11Pure D. Funk (theme)rejected
* Blue Note BLP 4060, BST 84060, CDP 7 46539 2   Donald Byrd - At The Half Note Cafe, Vol. 1

Donald Byrd Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Duke Pearson (piano) Laymon Jackson (bass) Lex Humphries (drums)
"Half Note", NYC, 3rd set, November 11, 1960
tk.12Theme From Mr. Luckyrejected
tk.13That's All-
tk.14KimyasBlue Note BLP 4061
tk.15CecileBlue Note BLP 4060
tk.16Pure D. Funk (theme)-
* Blue Note BLP 4061, BST 84061, CDP 7 46540 2   Donald Byrd - At The Half Note Cafe, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 4060, BST 84060, CDP 7 46539 2   Donald Byrd - At The Half Note Cafe, Vol. 1

Donald Byrd Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Duke Pearson (piano) Laymon Jackson (bass) Lex Humphries (drums): same personnel
"Half Note", NYC, 4th set, November 11, 1960
tk.17When Sunny Gets BlueBlue Note BLP 4061
tk.18Between The Devil And The Deep Blue SeaBlue Note CDP 7 46540 2
tk.19Child's PlayBlue Note CDP 7 46539 2
* Blue Note BLP 4061, BST 84061, CDP 7 46540 2   Donald Byrd - At The Half Note Cafe, Vol. 2
* Blue Note CDP 7 46539 2   Donald Byrd - At The Half Note Cafe, Vol. 1

Donald Byrd Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Duke Pearson (piano) Laymon Jackson (bass) Lex Humphries (drums): same personnel
"Half Note", NYC, 5th set, November 11, 1960
tk.20Theme From Mr. LuckyBlue Note rejected
tk.21Pure D. Funk (theme)-

Donald Byrd Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Duke Pearson (piano) Laymon Jackson (bass) Lex Humphries (drums): same personnel
"Half Note", NYC, 6th set, November 11, 1960
tk.22A Portrait Of JennieBlue Note rejected
tk.23Pure D. Funk (theme)-

Hank Mobley Quintet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 13, 1960
tk.7Take Your PickBlue Note BLP 4058
tk.18The Breakdown-
tk.20My Groove, Your Move-
tk.29A Baptist Beat-
tk.31A Baptist Beat (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 46823 2
tk.34Roll CallBlue Note BLP 4058
tk.35The More I See You-
* Blue Note BLP 4058, BST 84058, CDP 7 46823 2   Hank Mobley - Roll Call

Grant Green Quartet

Wynton Kelly (piano) Grant Green (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 26, 1960
tk.2Just FriendsBlue Note 7243 5 27548 2
tk.4Sonnymoon For Two-
tk.7He's A Real Gone Guy-
A Night In Tunisiarejected
tk.11Seepin'Blue Note 7243 5 27548 2
tk.12Grant's First Stand-
Jordurejected
* Blue Note 7243 5 27548 2   Grant Green - First Session

Horace Parlan Quartet

Horace Parlan (piano) George Tucker (bass) Al Harewood (drums) Ray Barretto (congas -1/3,6,7)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 6, 1960
1. tk.2Jim Loves SueBlue Note BLP 4062
2. tk.7Headin' South-
3. tk.8Congalegre-
4. tk.9Prelude To A Kiss-
5. tk.10Summertime-
6. tk.12The Song Is Ended-
7. tk.16My Mother's Eyes-
8. tk.17Low Down-
* Blue Note BLP 4062, BST 84062   Horace Parlan - Headin' South
= Mosaic MQ8-197, MD5-197   The Complete Blue Note Horace Parlan Sessions

Kenny Drew Quintet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Kenny Drew (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 11, 1960
tk.3The Pot's OnBlue Note BLP 4059
tk.7Lion's Den-
tk.11Groovin' The Blues-
tk.16Ballad-
tk.19Undercurrent-
tk.22Funk-Cosity-
* Blue Note BLP 4059, BST 84059, CDP 7 84059 2   Kenny Drew - Undercurrent

The Three Sounds

Gene Harris (piano) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Bill Dowdy (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 13, 1960
tk.1If I Were A BellBlue Note BLP 4120
tk.4SummertimeBlue Note 45-1827, BLP 4088
tk.5Here We ComeBlue Note 45-1825, BLP 4088
tk.7It Just Got To Be MeBlue Note BLP 4120
Bye Bye Blackbirdrejected
tk.11PoincianaBlue Note BLP 4088
tk.14The Girl Next Doorunissued
tk.15South Of The BorderBlue Note BLP 4120
tk.17Sonnymoon For TwoBlue Note BLP 4088
tk.18That's The Way 'Tisunissued
* Blue Note BLP 4120, BST 84120   The Three Sounds - It Just Got To Be
* Blue Note BLP 4088, BST 84088   The Three Sounds - Here We Come
* Blue Note 45-1827   The Three Sounds - Broadway / Summertime
* Blue Note 45-1825   The Three Sounds - Here We Come / Our Love Is Here To Stay

The Three Sounds

Gene Harris (piano) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Bill Dowdy (drums): same personnel
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 14, 1960
tk.19Blue 'N' BoogieBlue Note BLP 4120
tk.20The Nearness Of YouBlue Note 45-1898, BLP 4120
tk.23Just Squeeze MeBlue Note 45-1826, BLP 4088
tk.25BroadwayBlue Note 45-1827, BLP 4088
tk.26Now's The TimeBlue Note 45-1826, BLP 4088
Lover Come Back To Merejected
tk.30One For ReneeBlue Note 45-1898, BLP 4120
tk.31Stella By StarlightBlue Note BLP 4120
tk.32Real Gone-
tk.33Our Love Is Here To StayBlue Note 45-1825, BLP 4088
* Blue Note BLP 4120, BST 84120   The Three Sounds - It Just Got To Be
* Blue Note BLP 4088, BST 84088   The Three Sounds - Here We Come
* Blue Note 45-1898   The Three Sounds - One For Renee / The Nearness Of You
* Blue Note 45-1826   The Three Sounds - Now's The Time / Just Squeeze Me
* Blue Note 45-1827   The Three Sounds - Broadway / Summertime
* Blue Note 45-1825   The Three Sounds - Here We Come / Our Love Is Here To Stay

Stanley Turrentine With The Three Sounds

Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Gene Harris (piano) Andrew Simpkins (bass) Bill Dowdy (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 16, 1960
Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Searejected
tk.7I Want A Little GirlBlue Note BLP 4057
tk.8Blue RiffBlue Note 45-1813, BLP 4057
tk.13Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You-
tk.15Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 5 24586 2
tk.17Since I Fell For YouBlue Note BLP 4057
tk.19Willow Weep For Me-
tk.24Just In TimeBlue Note 7243 5 24586 2
tk.28Blues In The ClosetBlue Note 7243 5 24586 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
* Blue Note BLP 4057, BST 84057, CDP 7 84057 2   Stanley Turrentine, The Three Sounds - Blue Hour
= Blue Note 7243 5 24586 2   Stanley Turrentine, The Three Sounds - Blue Hour - The Complete Sessions
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series
* Blue Note 45-1813   Stanley Turrentine, The Three Sounds - Blue Riff / Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You

Stanley Turrentine Quintet

Tommy Turrentine (trumpet) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Horace Parlan (piano) George Tucker (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 18, 1960
Fine Lil' LassBlue Note rejected
Thomasville-
Then I'll Be Tired Of You-
My Girl Is Just Enough Woman For Me-
Stolen Sweets-