Blue Note Records Discography: 1961-1962

1961

Jackie McLean Quintet

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Jackie McLean, alto sax; Kenny Drew, piano; Doug Watkins, bass; Pete La Roca, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 8, 1961

tk.5Blues FunctionBlue Note BLP 4067
tk.7Cool Green-
tk.8Goin' Way Blues-
tk.11Goin' Way Blues (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 84067 2
tk.13Torchin' (alternate take)-
tk.15Torchin'Blue Note BLP 4067
tk.20Drew's Blues-
tk.20ABluesnikBlue Note BLP 4067, (J) BNJ-71106

* Blue Note BLP 4067, BST 84067   Jackie McLean - Bluesnik   1962
= Blue Note CDP 7 84067 2   -   1989
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-71106   Various Artists - Soho Blue

Kenny Dorham Quintet

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Hank Mobley, tenor sax; Kenny Drew, piano; Paul Chambers, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 15, 1961

tk.2"Philly" TwistBlue Note BLP 4063
tk.11Whistle Stop-
tk.19Windmill-
tk.20Sunset-
tk.25Sunrise In Mexico-
tk.31Dorham's Epitaph-
tk.34Buffalo-

* Blue Note BLP 4063   Kenny Dorham - Whistle Stop   1961
= Blue Note BST 84063   -   1967
= Blue Note B1-28978, CDP 7243 8 28978 2 8   -   1994

Freddie Redd Sextet

Benny Bailey, trumpet; Jackie McLean, alto sax; Tina Brooks, tenor sax; Freddie Redd, piano; Paul Chambers, bass; Sir John Godfrey, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 17, 1961

tk.2Love LostMosaic MR3-124
tk.6Somewhere-
tk.7Old Spice-
tk.11Blues For Betsy-
tk.18Now-
tk.20Cute Doot-

* Mosaic MR3-124, MD2-124   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Freddie Redd   1989

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, January 20, 1961

tk.1Then I'll Be Tired Of YouBlue Note BN-LA883-J2, BLP 4065
tk.9My Girl Is Just Enough Woman For Me-
tk.15Stolen Sweets-
tk.21Fine Lil' Lass (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 84065 2
tk.22Fine Lil' LassBlue Note BN-LA883-J2, BLP 4065
tk.26Thomasville-
tk.41Just In TimeBlue Note CDP 7 84065 2
tk.43Someone To Watch Over MeBlue Note BN-LA883-J2, BLP 4065

* Blue Note BN-LA883-J2   Stanley Turrentine - Jubilee Shouts   1978
* Blue Note BLP 4065   Stanley Turrentine - Comin' Your Way (not released)
= Blue Note CDP 7 84065 2   Stanley Turrentine - Comin' Your Way   1987

Lou Donaldson Quartet

Lou Donaldson, alto sax; 'Baby Face' Willette, organ; Grant Green, guitar; Dave Bailey, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 23, 1961

tk.1Watusi JumpBlue Note 45-1808, BLP 4066
tk.4Here 'TisBlue Note 45-1807, BLP 4066
tk.12Cool BluesBlue Note BLP 4066
tk.13Walk With Me-
tk.16A Foggy Day-
tk.17Untitled Donaldson Bluesrejected

* Blue Note BLP 4066   Lou Donaldson - Here 'Tis   1961
= Blue Note BST 84066   -   1962
* Blue Note 45-1808   Lou Donaldson - Watusi Jump, Part 1 & 2   1961
* Blue Note 45-1807   Lou Donaldson - Here 'Tis, Part 1 & 2   1961

Grant Green Trio

'Baby Face' Willette, organ; Grant Green, guitar; Ben Dixon, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 28, 1961

tk.8A Wee Bit O' GreenBlue Note 45-1812, BLP 4064
tk.9Miss Ann's TempoBlue Note 45-1811, BLP 4064
tk.12Ain't Nobody's Business If I Do-
tk.14Baby's Minor LopeBlue Note BLP 4064
tk.18Lullaby Of The Leaves-
tk.21Blues For Willarene-

* Blue Note BLP 4064   Grant Green - Grant's First Stand   1961
= Blue Note BST 84064   -   1965
* Blue Note 45-1812   Grant Green - A Wee Bit O' Green, Part 1 & 2   1961+
* Blue Note 45-1811   Grant Green - Miss Ann's Tempo / Ain't Nobody's Business If I Do   1961+

"Baby Face" Willette Quartet

Fred Jackson, tenor sax; 'Baby Face' Willette, organ; Grant Green, guitar; Ben Dixon, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 30, 1961

tk.7Face To FaceBlue Note BLP 4068
tk.8Face To Face (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7243 8 59382 2 1, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.11Something StrangeBlue Note 45-1815, BLP 4068
tk.12Something Strange (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7243 8 59382 2 1, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.17Whatever Lola WantsBlue Note BLP 4068
tk.18Goin' DownBlue Note 45-1816, BLP 4068
tk.19Swingin' At Sugar Ray'sBlue Note 45-1815, BLP 4068
tk.24High 'N' LowBlue Note BLP 4068

* Blue Note BLP 4068   "Baby Face" Willette - Face To Face   1961
= Blue Note BST 84068   -
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 59382 2 1   -   1997
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - Rare Tracks: The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series   1994
* Blue Note 45-1815   'Baby Face' Willette - Swingin' At Sugar Ray's / Something Strange   1961+
* Blue Note 45-1816   'Baby Face' Willette - Goin' Down, Part 1 & 2   1961

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, February 12, 1961

Look At The Birdierejected
tk.8UnitedBlue Note (J) GXF-3060; Mosaic MR10-141
tk.15Ping Pong-
Mastermindrejected
Petty Larceny-
tk.27Blue ChingBlue Note (J) GXF-3060; Mosaic MR10-141
tk.28Pisces-

* Blue Note (J) GXF-3060   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Pisces   1979
= Blue Note (J) GXK-8151   -   1980
* Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Art Blakey's 1960 Jazz Messengers   1992

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Lee Morgan, trumpet; Wayne Shorter, tenor sax; Bobby Timmons, piano #1-5; Walter Davis Jr., piano #6,7; Jymie Merritt, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 18, 1961

1. tk.2Look At The BirdieBlue Note BST 84347
2. tk.4Mastermind-
3. tk.10Ping Pong-
4. tk.12Petty LarcenyBlue Note BLP 4156
5.Roots And Herbsrejected
6. tk.18-Blue Note BST 84347
7. tk.26United-

* Blue Note BST 84347   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Roots & Herbs   1970
= Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Art Blakey's 1960 Jazz Messengers   1992
* Blue Note BLP 4156, BST 84156   Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers - The Freedom Rider   1964
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 21287 2 4   -   1998
= Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Art Blakey's 1960 Jazz Messengers   1992

Stanley Turrentine Quintet

Stanley Turrentine, tenor sax; Horace Parlan, piano; Grant Green, guitar; George Tucker, bass; Al Harewood, drums.

"Minton's Playhouse", NYC, 1st set, February 23, 1961

tk.1The Serpent's ToothBlue Note unissued
tk.2By Myself-
tk.3Blues-

Stanley Turrentine Quintet

Stanley Turrentine, tenor sax; Horace Parlan, piano; Grant Green, guitar; George Tucker, bass; Al Harewood, drums.: same personnel.

"Minton's Playhouse", NYC, 2nd set, February 23, 1961

tk.4Love For SaleBlue Note BLP 4070
tk.5In Your Own Sweet Wayunissued
tk.6Come Rain Or Come ShineBlue Note BLP 4070
tk.7But Not For MeBlue Note BLP 4069

* Blue Note BLP 4070, BST 84070   Stanley Turrentine - Up At "Minton's", Vol. 2   1962
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 28885 2 9   Stanley Turrentine - Up At "Minton's"   1994
* Blue Note BLP 4069, BST 84069   Stanley Turrentine - Up At "Minton's", Vol. 1   1961
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 28885 2 9   Stanley Turrentine - Up At "Minton's"   1994

Stanley Turrentine Quintet

Stanley Turrentine, tenor sax; Horace Parlan, piano; Grant Green, guitar; George Tucker, bass; Al Harewood, drums.: same personnel.

"Minton's Playhouse", NYC, 3rd set, February 23, 1961

tk.8Stanley's TimeBlue Note BLP 4069
tk.9Broadway-
tk.10Later At Minton'sBlue Note BLP 4070
tk.11YesterdaysBlue Note BLP 4069
tk.12Squeeze Meunissued

* Blue Note BLP 4069, BST 84069   Stanley Turrentine - Up At "Minton's", Vol. 1   1961
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 28885 2 9   Stanley Turrentine - Up At "Minton's"   1994
* Blue Note BLP 4070, BST 84070   Stanley Turrentine - Up At "Minton's", Vol. 2   1962
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 28885 2 9   Stanley Turrentine - Up At "Minton's"   1994

Stanley Turrentine Quintet

Stanley Turrentine, tenor sax; Horace Parlan, piano; Grant Green, guitar; George Tucker, bass; Al Harewood, drums.: same personnel.

"Minton's Playhouse", NYC, 4th set, February 23, 1961

tk.13Bluesunissued
tk.14Just In Time-
tk.15SummertimeBlue Note BLP 4070
tk.16This Can't Be Loveunissued
tk.17Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise-
tk.18I'll Remember April-

* Blue Note BLP 4070, BST 84070   Stanley Turrentine - Up At "Minton's", Vol. 2   1962
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 28885 2 9   Stanley Turrentine - Up At "Minton's"   1994

Tina Brooks Quintet

Johnny Coles, trumpet; Tina Brooks, tenor sax; Kenny Drew, piano; Wilbur Ware, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 2, 1961

tk.1DhyanaMosaic MR4-106
tk.6The Waiting Game-
tk.7Talkin' About-
tk.19David The King-
tk.21One For Myrtle-
tk.22Stranger In Paradise-

* Mosaic MR4-106   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of The Tina Brooks Quintets   1985

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 14, 1961

tk.6The Witch Doctor (alternate take)Mosaic MR10-141
tk.14Those Who Sit And WaitBlue Note BST 84258
tk.21A Little Busy-
tk.23Joelle-
tk.28Afrique-
tk.29Lost And Found-
tk.30The Witch Doctor-

* Blue Note BST 84258   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - The Witch Doctor   1967
= Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Art Blakey's 1960 Jazz Messengers   1992

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, March 18, 1961

tk.1Ray C.Blue Note 45-1835, BLP 4074
tk.2On The Spur Of The Moment (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7243 8 21735 2 6; Mosaic MQ8-197
tk.3On The Spur Of The MomentBlue Note 45-1835, BLP 4074
tk.7And That I Am So In LoveBlue Note BLP 4074
tk.11Pyramid (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7243 8 21735 2 6, (J) TOCJ-5941/44; Mosaic MQ8-197
tk.17Skoo CheeBlue Note BLP 4074
tk.18Al's Tune-
tk.28Pyramid-

* Blue Note BLP 4074   Horace Parlan - On The Spur Of The Moment   1961
= Blue Note BST 84074   -
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 21735 2 6   -   1998
= Mosaic MQ8-197, MD5-197   The Complete Blue Note Horace Parlan Sessions   2000
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - Rare Tracks: The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series   1994
* Blue Note 45-1835   Horace Parlan - On The Spur Of The Moment / Ray C.   1961

Kenny Dorham Sextet

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Charles Davis, baritone sax; Kenny Drew, piano; Grant Green, guitar; Wilbur Ware, bass; Kai ???, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 19, 1961

tk.9Mason Dixon LineBlue Note rejected
tk.20Blues Lament-
tk.24Cross "D" Tracks-
tk.26Blue Ching-
tk.27Spadesville-
tk.319 1/2 Street-

Hank Mobley Quintet

Hank Mobley, tenor sax; Wynton Kelly, piano; Grant Green, guitar #1-5; Paul Chambers, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 26, 1961

1. tk.3Smokin'Blue Note BLP 4080
2. tk.4Uh Huh-
3. tk.8The Best Things In Life Are Free-
4. tk.11Workout-
5. tk.15Greasin' Easy-
6. tk.21Three Coins In A FountainBlue Note BST 84431, (J) TOCJ-5941/44

* Blue Note BLP 4080, BST 84080   Hank Mobley - Workout   1962
= Blue Note CDP 7 84080 2   -   1988
* Blue Note BST 84431   Hank Mobley - Another Workout   1985
= Blue Note CDP 7 84431 2   -   1988
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - Rare Tracks: The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series   1994

Grant Green Trio

Grant Green, guitar; Ben Tucker, bass; Dave Bailey, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 1, 1961

tk.2Green With EnvyBlue Note BLP 4071
tk.3Green With Envy (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7243 8 32088 2 1
tk.7Grant's DimensionsBlue Note BLP 4071
tk.9Alone Together (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7243 8 32088 2 1, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.10Alone TogetherBlue Note BLP 4071
tk.16'Round Midnight-
tk.24Number One Green Street-

* Blue Note BLP 4071   Grant Green - Green Street   1961
= Blue Note BST 84071   -   1970
= Blue Note B1-32088, CDP 7243 8 32088 2 1   -   1995
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - Rare Tracks: The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series   1994

Freddie Hubbard Sextet

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Julian Priester, trombone; Jimmy Heath, tenor sax; Cedar Walton, piano; Larry Ridley, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 9, 1961

tk.3Earmon Jr.Blue Note BLP 4073, BN-LA496-H2
tk.6Hub CapBlue Note BLP 4073, BN-LA496-H2, BN-LA356-H2
tk.11Cry Me NotBlue Note 45-1810, BLP 4073, BN-LA496-H2, BN-LA356-H2
tk.14Plexus (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 84073 2
tk.15PlexusBlue Note BLP 4073, BN-LA496-H2
tk.18LuanaBlue Note BLP 4073, BN-LA496-H2, BN-LA356-H2
tk.21Osie MaeBlue Note 45-1810, BLP 4073, BN-LA496-H2

* Blue Note BLP 4073   Freddie Hubbard - Hub Cap   1961
= Blue Note BST 84073   -   1984
= Blue Note CDP 7 84073 2   -   1988
* Blue Note BN-LA496-H2   Freddie Hubbard - Here To Stay   1976
* Blue Note BN-LA356-H2   Freddie Hubbard   1975
* Blue Note 45-1810   Freddie Hubbard - Cry Me Not / Osie Mae   1961

Donald Byrd Quintet

Donald Byrd, trumpet #1-4,6,7; Pepper Adams, baritone sax; Herbie Hancock, piano; Doug Watkins, bass; Teddy Robinson, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 17, 1961

1. tk.3I'm An Old CowhandBlue Note LT-991
2. tk.6You're Next-
3. tk.10Great Got-
4. tk.13Chant-
5. tk.15Sophisticated Lady-
6. tk.19Cuterejected
7. tk.20That's AllBlue Note LT-991

* Blue Note LT-991   Donald Byrd - Chant   1979

Lou Donaldson Quintet

Lou Donaldson, alto sax; Herman Foster, piano; Ben Tucker, bass; Dave Bailey, drums; Alec Dorsey, congas #1-4,6-9.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 27, 1961

1. tk.1Glory Of LoveBlue Note 45-1832, BLP 4079
2. tk.3Glory Of Love (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7243 8 53357 2 3
3. tk.7Gravy TrainBlue Note 45-1830, BLP 4079
4. tk.9Gravy Train (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7243 8 53357 2 3, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
5. tk.11Polka Dots And MoonbeamsBlue Note 45-1831, BLP 4079
6. tk.12CandyBlue Note BLP 4079
7. tk.14South Of The BorderBlue Note 45-1831, BLP 4079
8. tk.15Twist TimeBlue Note BLP 4079
9. tk.19AvalonBlue Note 45-1832, BLP 4079

* Blue Note BLP 4079, BST 84079   Lou Donaldson - Gravy Train   1962
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 53357 2 3   -   1996
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - Rare Tracks: The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series   1994
* Blue Note 45-1832   Lou Donaldson - Glory Of Love / Avalon   1961+
* Blue Note 45-1830   Lou Donaldson - Gravy Train, Part 1 & 2   1961
* Blue Note 45-1831   Lou Donaldson - Polka Dots And Moonbeams / South Of The Border   1961

Donald Byrd Quintet

Donald Byrd, trumpet; Pepper Adams, baritone sax; Duke Pearson, piano; Laymon Jackson, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 2, 1961

tk.2Say You're MineBlue Note BLP 4075
tk.5Hello Bright Sunflower-
tk.8Each Time I Think Of You-
tk.10Duke's Mixture-
tk.14The Cat Walk-
tk.15Cute-

* Blue Note BLP 4075, BST 84075   Donald Byrd - The Cat Walk   1962

Dexter Gordon Quintet

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Dexter Gordon, tenor sax; Horace Parlan, piano; George Tucker, bass; Al Harewood, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 6, 1961

tk.5I Was Doing All RightBlue Note BLP 4077
tk.10I Want MoreBlue Note CDP 7 84077 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.12You've ChangedBlue Note BLP 4077, BN-LA393-H2
tk.13Society RedBlue Note BLP 4077
tk.20It's You Or No OneBlue Note BLP 4077, BN-LA393-H2
tk.18For Regulars Only (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 84077 2
tk.21For Regulars OnlyBlue Note BLP 4077

* Blue Note BLP 4077, BST 84077   Dexter Gordon - Doin' Allright   1961
= Blue Note CDP 7 84077 2   -   1988
* Blue Note BN-LA393-H2   Dexter Gordon   1975
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - Rare Tracks: The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series   1994

Dexter Gordon Quartet

Dexter Gordon, tenor sax; Kenny Drew, piano; Paul Chambers, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 9, 1961

tk.4LandslideBlue Note LT-1051, CDP 7 46544 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.8Modal MoodBlue Note 45-1829, BLP 4083, BN-LA393-H2
tk.13Clear The DexBlue Note BLP 4083, BN-LA393-H2
tk.20Soul SisterBlue Note 45-1828, BLP 4083
tk.26SmileBlue Note BLP 4083
tk.28Ernie's TuneBlue Note 45-1829, BLP 4083, BN-LA393-H2
tk.32I Want MoreBlue Note BLP 4083
tk.34The End Of A Love AffairBlue Note BLP 4083, BN-LA393-H2

* Blue Note LT-1051   Dexter Gordon - Landslide   1980
* Blue Note BLP 4083   Dexter Gordon - Dexter Calling...   1961
= Blue Note BST 84083   -   1962
= Blue Note CDP 7 46544 2   -   1987
* Blue Note BN-LA393-H2   Dexter Gordon   1975
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - Rare Tracks: The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series   1994
* Blue Note 45-1829   Dexter Gordon - Ernie's Tune / Modal Mood   1961+
* Blue Note 45-1828   Dexter Gordon - Soul Sister, Part 1 & 2   1961

The Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell, trumpet; Junior Cook, tenor sax; Horace Silver, piano; Gene Taylor, bass; Roy Brooks, drums.

"Village Gate", Greenwich Village, NY, May 19, 1961

tk.1The Gringorejected
tk.2Kiss Me Right-
tk.3Doin' The ThingBlue Note 45-1818, BLP 4076
tk.4Filthy McNastyBlue Note 45-1817, BLP 4076, BST 84325
Cool Eyes (theme)Blue Note BLP 4076
tk.5Senor Bluesrejected
tk.6It Ain't S'posed To Be Like ThatBlue Note BN-LA945-H, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.7The Gringorejected
tk.8Kiss Me Right-
tk.9Filthy McNasty-
tk.10Doin' The Thing-
Cool Eyes (theme)-
tk.11It Ain't S'posed To Be Like That-
tk.12The Gringo-
tk.13Kiss Me Right-
tk.14It Ain't S'posed To Be Like That-
tk.15Filthy McNasty-
Cool Eyes (theme)-

* Blue Note BLP 4076   Horace Silver - Doin' The Thing   1961
= Blue Note BST 84076   -
= Blue Note CDP 7 84076 2   -   1988
* Blue Note BST 84325   The Best Of Horace Silver   1969
* Blue Note BN-LA945-H   Horace Silver - Sterling Silver   1979
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - Rare Tracks: The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series   1994
* Blue Note 45-1818   Horace Silver - Doin' The Thing, Part 1 & 2   1961
* Blue Note 45-1817   Horace Silver - Filthy McNasty, Part 1 & 2   1961

The Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell, trumpet; Junior Cook, tenor sax; Horace Silver, piano; Gene Taylor, bass; Roy Brooks, drums.: same personnel.

"Village Gate", Greenwich Village, NY, May 20, 1961

Cool Eyes (alternate full version)Blue Note BN-LA945-H
tk.16It Ain't S'posed To Be Like Thatrejected
tk.17The GringoBlue Note BLP 4076
tk.18Filthy McNastyrejected
tk.19It Ain't S'posed To Be Like That-
tk.20Doin' The Thing-
tk.21Kiss Me RightBlue Note BLP 4076
tk.22The Gringorejected
tk.23Filthy McNasty-
tk.24Doin' The Thing-
tk.25It Ain't S'posed To Be Like That-
tk.26The Gringo-
tk.27Filthy McNasty-
Cool Eyes (theme)-

* Blue Note BN-LA945-H   Horace Silver - Sterling Silver   1979
* Blue Note BLP 4076   Horace Silver - Doin' The Thing   1961
= Blue Note BST 84076   -
= Blue Note CDP 7 84076 2   -   1988

Baby Face Willette Trio

Baby Face Willette, organ; Grant Green, guitar; Ben Dixon, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 22, 1961

tk.4Jumpin' JupiterBlue Note BLP 4084
tk.7Work Song-
tk.8Stop And Listen-
tk.11Chances Are Few-
tk.12Soul Walk-
tk.15At Last-
tk.16They Can't Take That Away From MeBlue Note CDP 7243 8 28998 2 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.18Willow Weep For MeBlue Note BLP 4084

* Blue Note BLP 4084   Baby Face Willette - Stop And Listen   1962
= Blue Note BST 84084   -
= Blue Note B1-28998, CDP 7243 8 28998 2 2   -   1994
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - Rare Tracks: The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series   1994

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Lee Morgan, trumpet #1,2,4-7; Wayne Shorter, tenor sax #1,2,4-7; Bobby Timmons, piano #1,2,4-7; Jymie Merritt, bass #1,2,4-7; Art Blakey, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 27, 1961

1. tk.2The Back Sliders (alternate take)Mosaic MR10-141
2. tk.4The Back SlidersBlue Note BST 84347
3. tk.6The Freedom RiderBlue Note BLP 4156
4. tk.7Tell It Like It Is-
5. tk.13El Toro-
6. tk.19Blue Lace-
7. tk.25UptightBlue Note (J) GXF-3060; Mosaic MR10-141

* Blue Note BST 84347   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Roots & Herbs   1970
= Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Art Blakey's 1960 Jazz Messengers   1992
* Blue Note BLP 4156, BST 84156   Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers - The Freedom Rider   1964
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 21287 2 4   -   1998
= Mosaic MR10-141, MD6-141   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Art Blakey's 1960 Jazz Messengers   1992
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3060   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Pisces   1979
= Blue Note (J) GXK-8151   -   1980

Grant Green Quartet

Kenny Drew, piano; Grant Green, guitar; Ben Tucker, bass; Ben Dixon, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 4, 1961

tk.3Come SunriseBlue Note BLP 4099
tk.11Freedom March-
tk.17Sunday Morning-
tk.19Exodus-
tk.21Tracin' TracyBlue Note CDP 7243 8 52434 2 4, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.23God Bless The ChildBlue Note BLP 4099
tk.26So What-

* Blue Note BLP 4099, BST 84099   Grant Green - Sunday Mornin'   1962
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 52434 2 4   -   1996
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - Rare Tracks: The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series   1994

Stanley Turrentine Trio

Stanley Turrentine, tenor sax; Shirley Scott as Little Miss Cott, organ; Roy Brooks, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 8, 1961

tk.2YesterdaysBlue Note BLP 4081
tk.4My Shining Hour-
tk.5Troubles Of The World-
tk.12Wee Hour ThemeBlue Note 45-1814, BLP 4081
tk.14Nothing Ever Changes My Love For YouBlue Note BLP 4081
tk.15Dearly Beloved-
tk.17BaiaBlue Note 45-1814, BLP 4081

* Blue Note BLP 4081, BST 84081   Stanley Turrentine - Dearly Beloved   1962
* Blue Note 45-1814   Stanley Turrentine - Wee Hour Theme / Baia   1961

Horace Parlan Quintet

Booker Ervin, tenor sax; Horace Parlan, piano; Grant Green, guitar; George Tucker, bass; Al Harewood, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 18, 1961

tk.4Light BlueBlue Note BLP 4082
tk.8Up And Down-
tk.10The Book's Beat-
tk.14Fugee (alternate take)Mosaic MQ8-197
tk.15FugeeBlue Note BLP 4082
tk.16Lonely One-
tk.18The Other Part Of Town-

* Blue Note BLP 4082, BST 84082   Horace Parlan - Up And Down   1963
= Mosaic MQ8-197, MD5-197   The Complete Blue Note Horace Parlan Sessions   2000

Jimmy Smith Trio

Jimmy Smith, organ; Quentin Warren, guitar; Donald Bailey, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 22, 1961

tk.3Here's To My LadyBlue Note 0946 3 85192 2 5
tk.7Straight Life-
tk.9Stuffy-
tk.10Minor Fare (alternate take)-
tk.12Minor Fare-
tk.14Star Dust-
tk.15Jimmy's Blues-
tk.16Swanee-
tk.17Sweet Sue, Just You-
tk.18Yes Sir, That's My Baby-

* Blue Note 0946 3 85192 2 5   Jimmy Smith - Straight Life   2007

Grant Green Quartet

Yusef Lateef, tenor sax, flute; Jack McDuff, organ; Grant Green, guitar; Al Harewood, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 1, 1961

tk.3Green's GreeneryBlue Note CDP 7 46430 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.8Blues In Maude's FlatBlue Note BLP 4086
tk.11My Funny Valentine-
tk.12Grantstand-
tk.15Old Folks-
Blue And Greenrejected

* Blue Note BLP 4086, BST 84086   Grant Green - Grantstand   1962
= Blue Note CDP 7 46430 2   -   1987
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - Rare Tracks: The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series   1994

The Three Sounds

Gene Harris, piano; Andrew Simpkins, bass; Bill Dowdy, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 13, 1961

tk.1Shiny StockingsBlue Note BST 84434
tk.4SermonetteBlue Note 45-1856, BLP 4102
tk.9Work SongBlue Note BST 84434
tk.14Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea-
tk.15You Are My SunshineBlue Note 45-1855, BLP 4102
tk.16Nothin' But The Blues-
tk.17Dap's GrooveBlue Note 45-1856, BLP 4102
tk.18The Masquerade Is OverBlue Note BLP 4102
tk.19Hey There-
tk.21Walking The Floor Over YouBlue Note BST 84434
tk.22Sweet And Lovely-
tk.23Stompin' At The SavoyBlue Note BLP 4102
tk.24Little Girl Blue-
In A Mellow Tonerejected
tk.26Blue DanielBlue Note BST 84434
tk.27Street Of DreamsBlue Note BLP 4102
tk.29Wait A MinuteBlue Note BST 84434
tk.30Stairway To The Stars-
tk.32Billy Boyunissued
tk.33Lazy CatBlue Note BST 84434
Here We Comerejected

* Blue Note BST 84434   The Three Sounds Featuring Gene Harris - Babe's Blues   1986
= Blue Note CDP 7 84434 2   -   1988
* Blue Note BLP 4102, BST 84102   The 3 Sounds - Hey There   1962
* Blue Note 45-1856   The Three Sounds - Sermonette / Dap's Groove   1962?
* Blue Note 45-1855   The Three Sounds - You Are My Sunshine / Nothin' But The Blues   1962?

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Curtis Fuller, trombone; Wayne Shorter, tenor sax; Cedar Walton, piano; Jymie Merritt, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

"Village Gate", Greenwich Village, NY, August 17, 1961

ArabiaBlue Note BN-LA473-J2, CDP 7 84452 2
The Promised Land-
Down Underrejected
Children Of The Night-
Mosaic-

* Blue Note BN-LA473-J2   Art Blakey - Live Messengers   1978
* Blue Note CDP 7 84452 2   Art Blakey Jazz Messengers - 3 Blind Mice, Volume 2   1990

Freddie Hubbard Sextet

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Bernard McKinney, euphonium #1-5,7; Wayne Shorter, tenor sax #1-5,7; McCoy Tyner, piano; Art Davis, bass; Elvin Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 21, 1961

1. tk.5ArietisBlue Note BLP 4085
2. tk.6Arietis (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7243 8 32094 2 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
3. tk.7Marie AntoinetteBlue Note BLP 4085
4. tk.10Marie Antoinette (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7243 8 32094 2 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
5. tk.12CrisisBlue Note BLP 4085, BN-LA356-H2
6. tk.13Weaver Of Dreams-
7. tk.16BirdlikeBlue Note BLP 4085

* Blue Note BLP 4085, BST 84085   Freddie Hubbard - Ready For Freddie   1962
= Blue Note B1-32094, CDP 7243 8 32094 2 2   -   1995
* Blue Note BN-LA356-H2   Freddie Hubbard   1975
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - Rare Tracks: The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series   1994

Grant Green Quartet

Horace Parlan, piano #1; Grant Green, guitar; Wilbur Ware, bass; Al Harewood, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 29, 1961

1.Love Walked Inrejected
2. tk.5I'll Remember AprilBlue Note (J) GXF-3071
3. tk.6You And The Night And The Music-
4. tk.9All The Things You Are-
5. tk.13If Had You (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7243 8 21284 2 7
6. tk.14If Had YouBlue Note (J) GXF-3071
7. tk.15I Remember You-
8. tk.17You Stepped Out Of A DreamBlue Note CDP 7243 8 21284 2 7
9. tk.18Love Walked InBlue Note (J) GXF-3071

* Blue Note (J) GXF-3071   Grant Green - Remembering   1980
= Blue Note (J) GXK-8167   -   1981
* Blue Note CDP 7243 8 21284 2 7   Grant Green - Standards   1998

Leo Parker Sextet

John Burks, trumpet #1-8; Bill Swindell, tenor sax #1-8; Leo Parker, baritone sax; Yusef Salim, piano; Stan Conover, bass; Purnell Rice, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 9, 1961

1. tk.4Gland LadBlue Note BLP 4087
2. tk.5Low Brown (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 84087 2
3. tk.6Low BrownBlue Note 45-1823, BLP 4087
4. tk.9Parker's Pals-
5. tk.11TCTBBlue Note BLP 4087
6. tk.18The Lion RoarBlue Note CDP 7 84087 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
7. tk.25ViBlue Note BLP 4087
8. tk.28Let Me Tell You 'Bout ItBlue Note 45-1822, BLP 4087
9. tk.31Blue Leo-

* Blue Note BLP 4087   Leo Parker - Let Me Tell You 'Bout It   1961
= Blue Note BST 84087   -   1962
= Blue Note (J) DY-5801-02   -   1983
= Blue Note CDP 7 84087 2   -   1990
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - Rare Tracks: The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series   1994
* Blue Note 45-1823   Leo Parker - Parker's Pals / Low Brown   1961+
* Blue Note 45-1822   Leo Parker - Blue Leo / Let Me Tell You 'Bout It   1961

Stanley Turrentine Quintet

Stanley Turrentine, tenor sax; Tommy Flanagan, piano; Grant Green, guitar; Paul Chambers, bass; Art Taylor, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 13, 1961

tk.1For Heaven's SakeBlue Note BST 84424
tk.4The Lamp Is Low-
tk.6More Than You Know-
tk.7I Wish I Knew-
tk.10Z.T.'s Blues-
tk.13Be My Love-
tk.15The Way You Look Tonight-

* Blue Note BST 84424   Stanley Turrentine - Z.T.'s Blues   1985
= Blue Note CDP 7 84424 2   -   1988

Donald Byrd Quintet

Donald Byrd, trumpet; Pepper Adams, baritone sax; Herbie Hancock, piano; Butch Warren, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 21, 1961

tk.1Jorgie'sBlue Note 45-1854, BLP 4101
tk.6Shangri-LaBlue Note BLP 4101
tk.10HushBlue Note 45-1853, BLP 4101
tk.166 M's-
tk.19RequiemBlue Note BLP 4101
Child's Playrejected
tk.26I'm A Fool To Want YouBlue Note BLP 4101

* Blue Note BLP 4101, BST 84101   Donald Byrd - Royal Flush   1962
* Blue Note 45-1854   Donald Byrd - Jorgie's, Part 1 & 2 (not released)
* Blue Note 45-1853   Donald Byrd - 6 M's / Hush   1962?

Lou Donaldson Quartet

Lou Donaldson, alto sax; Jack McDuff, organ; Grant Green, guitar; Joe Dukes, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 25, 1961

tk.2PleaseBlue Note 7243 5 21436 2 7
tk.9People Will Say We're In Loverejected
tk.11Prisoner Of LoveBlue Note 7243 5 21436 2 7
tk.12The Man With A Horn-
Treesrejected
tk.20StardustBlue Note 7243 5 21436 2 7
tk.21Misty-

* Blue Note 7243 5 21436 2 7   Lou Donaldson - A Man With A Horn   1999

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Curtis Fuller, trombone; Wayne Shorter, tenor sax; Cedar Walton, piano; Jymie Merritt, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 2, 1961

tk.4Children Of The NightBlue Note BLP 4090
tk.6Mosaic-
tk.14Down Under-
tk.19Crisis-
tk.22Arabia-

* Blue Note BLP 4090, BST 84090   Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers - Mosaic   1961
= Blue Note CDP 7 46523 2   -   1987
= Blue Note ST-46523   -   1998

Leo Parker Sextet

Dave Burns, trumpet; Bill Swindell, tenor sax; Leo Parker, baritone sax; John Acea, piano; Stan Conover, bass; Purnell Rice, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 12, 1961

tk.1Rollin' With LeoBlue Note 45-1834, LT-1076
tk.8Music Hall BeatBlue Note LT-1076
Bad Girlrejected
Jumpin' Leo-
Stuffy-
Mad Lad Returns-

* Blue Note LT-1076   Leo Parker - Rollin' With Leo   1980
= Blue Note BST 84095   Leo Parker - Rollin' With Leo (also released)   1986
= Blue Note CDP 7 84095 2   Leo Parker - Rollin' With Leo   1988
* Blue Note 45-1834   Leo Parker - Rollin' With Leo / Talkin' The Blues (not released)

Leo Parker Sextet

Dave Burns, trumpet; Bill Swindell, tenor sax; Leo Parker, baritone sax; John Acea, piano; Al Lucas, bass; Wilbert Hogan, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 20, 1961

Rollin' With Leorejected
Music Hall Beat-
tk.22Bad GirlBlue Note 45-1833, LT-1076
tk.27Mad Lad ReturnsBlue Note LT-1076
tk.30Stuffy-
tk.32Jumpin' Leo-
tk.37Talkin' The BluesBlue Note 45-1834, LT-1076
tk.38The Lion's RoarBlue Note 45-1833, LT-1076

* Blue Note LT-1076   Leo Parker - Rollin' With Leo   1980
= Blue Note BST 84095   Leo Parker - Rollin' With Leo (also released)   1986
= Blue Note CDP 7 84095 2   Leo Parker - Rollin' With Leo   1988
* Blue Note 45-1833   Leo Parker - The Lion's Roar / Bad Girl (not released)
* Blue Note 45-1834   Leo Parker - Rollin' With Leo / Talkin' The Blues (not released)

Jackie McLean Quintet

Tommy Turrentine, trumpet; Jackie McLean, alto sax; Sonny Clark, piano; Butch Warren, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 26, 1961

tk.1EnitrnerrutBlue Note BLP 4089
tk.8Five Will Get You Ten-
tk.9Subdued-
tk.11A Fickle Sonance-
tk.13Lost-
tk.18Sundu-

* Blue Note BLP 4089, BST 84089   Jackie McLean - A Fickle Sonance   1962

Grant Green Quartet

Sonny Clark, piano; Grant Green, guitar; Butch Warren, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 27, 1961

tk.4Woody'n You (take 4)Blue Note 7243 5 27548 2 3
tk.7Woody'n You (take 7)-
Lady Bird (incomplete)rejected

* Blue Note 7243 5 27548 2 3   Grant Green - First Session   2001

Sonny Clark Quintet

Tommy Turrentine, trumpet; Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Sonny Clark, piano; Butch Warren, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 13, 1961

tk.5Melody For C (alternate take)Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.7VoodooBlue Note BLP 4091
tk.11Zellmar's Delightunissued
tk.12Somethin' SpecialBlue Note BLP 4091
tk.17Midnight Mambo-
tk.18Melody For C-
tk.21Eric Walks-

* Blue Note BLP 4091, BST 84091   Sonny Clark - Leapin' And Lopin'   1962
= Blue Note CDP 7 84091 2   -   1987
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - Rare Tracks: The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series   1994

Sonny Clark Quartet

Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Sonny Clark, piano; Butch Warren, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 13, 1961

tk.24Deep In A DreamBlue Note BLP 4091

* Blue Note BLP 4091, BST 84091   Sonny Clark - Leapin' And Lopin'   1962
= Blue Note CDP 7 84091 2   -   1987

Ike Quebec Quartet

Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Freddie Roach, organ #1-8; Milt Hinton, bass; Al Harewood, drums #1-8.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 26, 1961

1. tk.4AcquittedBlue Note 45-1836, BLP 4093
2. tk.13Heavy SoulBlue Note 45-1837, BLP 4093
3. tk.14Just One More ChanceBlue Note 45-1836, BLP 4093
4. tk.20Que's DilemmaBlue Note 45-1839, BLP 4093
5. tk.24I Want A Little Girl-
6. tk.29Blues For IkeBlue Note CDP 7243 8 32090 2 6, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
7. tk.30Brother Can You Spare A DimeBlue Note 45-1838, BLP 4093
8. tk.32The Man I LoveBlue Note 45-1837, BLP 4093
9. tk.34Nature BoyBlue Note 45-1838, BLP 4093

* Blue Note BLP 4093, BST 84093   Ike Quebec - Heavy Soul   1962
= Blue Note B1-32090, CDP 7243 8 32090 2 6   -   1995
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - Rare Tracks: The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series   1994
* Blue Note 45-1836   Ike Quebec - Acquitted / Just One More Chance (not released)
* Blue Note 45-1837   Ike Quebec - Heavy Soul / The Man I Love   1962
* Blue Note 45-1839   Ike Quebec - Que's Dilemma / I Want A Little Girl (not released)
* Blue Note 45-1838   Ike Quebec - Nature Boy / Brother Can You Spare A Dime   1961+

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Curtis Fuller, trombone; Wayne Shorter, tenor sax; Cedar Walton, piano; Jymie Merritt, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 28, 1961

tk.4Moon River (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 84104 2
tk.6Moon RiverBlue Note BLP 4104
tk.8ContemplationBlue Note 45-1850, BLP 4104
tk.15Backstage SallyBlue Note CDP 7 84104 2
Reincarnation Bluesrejected
Shaky Jake-
Bu's Delight-
Shaky Jake-
tk.36Reincarnation Blues (alternate version)Blue Note CDP 7 84104 2
tk.37Bu's Delight (alternate version)-

* Blue Note BLP 4104, BST 84104   Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers - Buhaina's Delight   1963
= Blue Note CDP 7 84104 2   -   1992
* Blue Note 45-1850   Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers - Backstage Sally / Contemplation   1962?

Hank Mobley Quartet

Hank Mobley, tenor sax; Wynton Kelly, piano; Paul Chambers, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 5, 1961

tk.2Gettin' And Jettin'Blue Note BST 84431
tk.8Out Of Joe's Bag-
tk.9Hank's Other Soul-
tk.15I Should Care-
tk.16Hello, Young Lovers-

* Blue Note BST 84431   Hank Mobley - Another Workout   1985
= Blue Note CDP 7 84431 2   -   1988

Ike Quebec Quartet

Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Freddie Roach, organ; Milt Hinton, bass; Al Harewood, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 9, 1961

tk.2A Light ReprieveBlue Note 45-1866, BLP 4105
tk.5It Might As Well Be SpringBlue Note 45-1867, BLP 4105
tk.7Lover ManBlue Note 45-1866, BLP 4105
M.D. Bouncerejected
tk.15Ol' Man RiverBlue Note BLP 4105
tk.21Willow Weep For Me-
tk.26Easy Don't HurtBlue Note 45-1867, BLP 4105

* Blue Note BLP 4105, BST 84105   Ike Quebec - It Might As Well Be Spring   1964
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 21736 2 5   -   1998
* Blue Note 45-1866   Ike Quebec - Lover Man / A Light Reprieve (not released)
* Blue Note 45-1867   Ike Quebec - Easy Don't Hurt / It Might As Well Be Spring (not released)

Donald Byrd Quintet

Donald Byrd, trumpet; Wayne Shorter, tenor sax; Herbie Hancock, piano; Butch Warren, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 11, 1961

tk.2Nai NaiBlue Note BLP 4118
tk.9French Spice-
tk.15Night Flower-
tk.20Three WishesBlue Note CDP 7 84118 2
tk.23Pentecostal FeelingBlue Note BLP 4118
tk.24Free Form-

* Blue Note BLP 4118, BST 84118   Donald Byrd - Free Form   1966+
= Blue Note CDP 7 84118 2   -   1989

Tadd Dameron Octet

Donald Byrd, trumpet; Curtis Fuller, trombone; Julius Watkins, French horn; Sam Rivers, tenor sax; Cecil Payne, baritone sax; Tadd Dameron, piano, arranger; Paul Chambers, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 14, 1961

tk.7The Elder SpeaksBlue Note 7243 5 21484 2 4
tk.19Bevan Beeps-
tk.22Lament For The Living-
tk.31Aloof Spoof-

* Blue Note 7243 5 21484 2 4   Various Artists - The Lost Sessions   1999

Ike Quebec Quartet

Ike Quebec, tenor sax, piano; Grant Green, guitar; Paul Chambers, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 16, 1961

tk.3LikeBlue Note BLP 4098
tk.4Don't Take Your Love From Me-
tk.15Minor Impulse-
tk.17Blues For Charlie-
tk.22That Old MagicBlue Note CDP 7 84098 2
tk.26It's All Right With MeBlue Note CDP 7 84098 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.28Blue And SentimentalBlue Note BLP 4098, BST 89904

* Blue Note BLP 4098, BST 84098   Ike Quebec - Blue And Sentimental   1963
= Blue Note CDP 7 84098 2   -   1988
* Blue Note BST 89904   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz, Volume 1 - 1959-1969   1969
= Blue Note BN-LA160-G2   Various Artists - A Decade Of Jazz, Volume Three - 1959-1969   1973+
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - Rare Tracks: The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series   1994

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Curtis Fuller, trombone; Wayne Shorter, tenor sax; Cedar Walton, piano; Jymie Merritt, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 18, 1961

tk.1Reincarnation BluesBlue Note BLP 4104
tk.7Backstage SallyBlue Note 45-1850, BLP 4104
tk.10Bu's DelightBlue Note BLP 4104
tk.12Shaky Jake-

* Blue Note BLP 4104, BST 84104   Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers - Buhaina's Delight   1963
= Blue Note CDP 7 84104 2   -   1992
* Blue Note 45-1850   Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers - Backstage Sally / Contemplation   1962?

Grant Green Quartet + Ike Quebec

Ike Quebec, tenor sax #4; Sonny Clark, piano; Grant Green, guitar; Sam Jones, bass; Louis Hayes, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 23, 1961

1. tk.3Moon RiverBlue Note (J) GXF-3058
2. tk.8On Green Dolphin Street-
3. tk.17What Is This Thing Called Love-
4. tk.24Count Every StarBlue Note BLP 4098, BST 84432
5. tk.25ShadrackBlue Note (J) GXF-3058
6. tk.26Gooden's Corner-
7. tk.27Two For One-

* Blue Note (J) GXF-3058   Grant Green - Gooden's Corner   1979
= Blue Note (J) GXK-8168   -   1981
= Mosaic MR5-133, MD4-133   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Grant Green With Sonny Clark   1990
* Blue Note BLP 4098, BST 84098   Ike Quebec - Blue And Sentimental   1963
= Blue Note CDP 7 84098 2   -   1988
* Blue Note BST 84432   Grant Green - Born To Be Blue   1985
= Blue Note CDP 7 84432 2   -   1989
= Mosaic MR5-133, MD4-133   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Grant Green With Sonny Clark   1990

1962

Stanley Turrentine Quartet

Stanley Turrentine, tenor sax; Les McCann, piano; Herbie Lewis, bass; Otis Finch, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 2, 1962

tk.1Soft Pedal BluesBlue Note 45-1846, BLP 4096
tk.6We'll See Yaw'll After While, Ya HeahBlue Note 45-1848, BLP 4096
tk.7Light BlueBlue Note BLP 4096
tk.9Light Blue (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 84096 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.11Dorene Don't Cry, IBlue Note 45-1847, BLP 4096
tk.14Smile, StaceyBlue Note 45-1845, BLP 4096
tk.23PiaBlue Note 45-1847, BLP 4096

* Blue Note BLP 4096, BST 84096   Stanley Turrentine - That's Where It's At   1962
= Blue Note CDP 7 84096 2   -   1988
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - Rare Tracks: The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series   1994
* Blue Note 45-1846   Stanley Turrentine - Soft Pedal Blues, Part 1 & 2   1963
* Blue Note 45-1848   Stanley Turrentine - We'll See Yaw'll After While, Ya Heah, Part 1 & 2   1963
* Blue Note 45-1847   Stanley Turrentine - Pia / Dorene Don't Cry, I (not released)
* Blue Note 45-1845   Stanley Turrentine - Smile, Stacey, Part 1 & 2   1963

Grant Green Quartet

Sonny Clark, piano; Grant Green, guitar; Sam Jones, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 13, 1962

tk.4Airegin (alternate take)Mosaic MR5-133
tk.5AireginBlue Note LT-1032
tk.7NancyMosaic MR5-133
tk.8I Concentrate On YouBlue Note LT-1032
tk.12The Things We Did Last Summer-
tk.21The Song Is You-
tk.24It Ain't Necessarily So-

* Blue Note LT-1032   Grant Green - Nigeria   1980
= Mosaic MR5-133, MD4-133   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Grant Green With Sonny Clark   1990

Ike Quebec Sextet

Bennie Green, trombone #1-5; Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Stanley Turrentine, tenor sax #1-5; Sonny Clark, piano; Milt Hinton, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 20, 1962

1. tk.4Congo LamentBlue Note LT-1089, BST 84103
2. tk.12Que's Pill-
3. tk.15See See Rider-
4. tk.22B.G.'s Groove TwoBlue Note LT-1089, CDP 7 46846 2
5. tk.27I.Q. Shuffle-
6. tk.29I've Got A Crush On YouBlue Note BST 84103
7. tk.33Easy Living-
8. tk.35Nancy With The Laughing Face-

* Blue Note LT-1089   Ike Quebec - Congo Lament   1981
* Blue Note BST 84103   Ike Quebec - Easy Living (not released)
= Blue Note CDP 7 46846 2   Ike Quebec - Easy Living   1987

Jimmy Smith Trio

Jimmy Smith, organ; Quentin Warren, guitar; Donald Bailey, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 23, 1962

tk.1Everybody Loves My BabyBlue Note 45-1851, BLP 4100
tk.2Ain't She Sweet-
tk.4Ain't Misbehavin'Blue Note BLP 4100
tk.7'Tain't Nobody's Business If I Dorejected
tk.8I've Found A New BabyBlue Note BLP 4100
tk.11Honeysuckle RoseBlue Note 45-1852, BLP 4100
tk.12Bess, You Is My Woman Nowrejected
tk.14Squeeze MeBlue Note BLP 4100
tk.16Lulu's Back In TownBlue Note 45-1852, BLP 4100

* Blue Note BLP 4100, BST 84100   Jimmy Smith Plays Fats Waller   1962
* Blue Note 45-1851   Jimmy Smith - Everybody Loves My Baby / Ain't She Sweet   1962
* Blue Note 45-1852   Jimmy Smith - Honeysuckle Rose / Lulu's Back In Town   1962

Art Blakey And The Afro-Drum Ensemble

Yusef Lateef, oboe, tenor sax, flute, cowbell, thumb piano; Ahmed Abdul-Malik, bass; Art Blakey, drums, timpani, gong, telegraph drums; Montego Joe, Bambara drums, double gong, corboro drums, log drums; James Ola Folami, congas; Chief Bay, congas, telegraph drums, double gong; Curtis Fuller, timpani; Robert Crowder, bata drum, congas; Garvin Masseaux, chekere, African maracas, congas; Solomon Ilori, vocals, penny whistle, talking drum.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 24, 1962

tk.1Prayer By Solomon G. IloriBlue Note BLP 4097
tk.2/4Ife L'Ayo (There Is Happiness In Love)Blue Note 45-1849, BLP 4097
tk.10Ero Ti Nr'ojejeBlue Note BLP 4097
tk.16The Mystery Of Love-
tk.17Ayiko Ayiko (Welcome, Welcome My Darling)-
tk.25Obirin African (Woman Of Africa)Blue Note 45-1849, BLP 4097
tk.26Tobi IluBlue Note BLP 4097

* Blue Note BLP 4097, BST 84097   Art Blakey And The Afro-Drum Ensemble - The African Beat   1962
* Blue Note 45-1849   Art Blakey And The Afro-Drum Ensemble - Ife L'Ayo / Obirin African   1962

Grant Green Quartet

Sonny Clark, piano; Grant Green, guitar; Sam Jones, bass; Louis Hayes, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 31, 1962

tk.4My Favorite ThingsBlue Note (J) GXF-3065
tk.5Hip Funk-
tk.6Oleo-
tk.8Oleo (alternate take)Mosaic MR5-133
tk.11Little Girl BlueBlue Note (J) GXF-3065
tk.15Tune Up-
LamentBlue Note rejected

* Blue Note (J) GXF-3065   Grant Green - Oleo   1980
= Blue Note (J) GXK-8169   -   1981
= Mosaic MR5-133, MD4-133   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Grant Green With Sonny Clark   1990

The Three Sounds + Ike Quebec

Gene Harris, piano, organ; Andrew Simpkins, bass; Bill Dowdy, drums; + Ike Quebec, tenor sax #9.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 4, 1962

1. tk.2Sometimes I'm HappyBlue Note CDP 7243 8 21281 2 0
2. tk.4Easy Does Itunissued
3. tk.6Azule SerapeBlue Note CDP 7243 8 21281 2 0
4. tk.7Out Of This WorldBlue Note BLP 4197
5. tk.9Girl Of My Dreams-
6. tk.10Old Lamplighterunissued
7. tk.11Just In TimeBlue Note BLP 4197
8. tk.14I Thought About Youunissued
9. tk.18Blues On TrialBlue Note CDP 7243 8 21281 2 0
10. tk.20Softly, As In A Morning Sunriseunissued
11. tk.22Makin' WhoopeeBlue Note CDP 7243 8 21281 2 0
12. tk.23For Dancers Only-
13. tk.24Nature Boyunissued
14. tk.25Remember-
15. tk.26Wadin'-
16. tk.27Mountain Greenery-
17. tk.29What A Difference A Day Makes-
18. tk.30Tadd's DelightBlue Note CDP 7243 8 21281 2 0

* Blue Note BLP 4197, BST 84197   The 3 Sounds - Out Of This World   1966+
* Blue Note CDP 7243 8 21281 2 0   The Three Sounds - Standards   1998

Fred Jackson Quartet

Fred Jackson, tenor sax; Earl Van Dyke as Earl Vandyke, organ; Willie Jones, guitar; Wilbert Hogan, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 5, 1962

tk.4Dippin' In The BagBlue Note 45-1842, BLP 4094
tk.11That's Where It's AtBlue Note BLP 4094
tk.12Easin' On DownBlue Note 45-1843, BLP 4094
tk.13Southern ExposureBlue Note 45-1844, BLP 4094
tk.20Preach BrotherBlue Note 45-1843, BLP 4094
tk.22Hootin' 'N Tootin'Blue Note 45-1842, BLP 4094
tk.24Way Down HomeBlue Note BLP 4094

* Blue Note BLP 4094, BST 84094   Fred Jackson - Hootin' 'N Tootin'   1962
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 21819 2 7   -   1998
* Blue Note 45-1842   Fred Jackson - Dippin' In The Bag / Hootin' 'N Tootin'   1962
* Blue Note 45-1843   Fred Jackson - Easin' On Down / Preach Brother   1962+
* Blue Note 45-1844   Fred Jackson - Southern Exposure, Part 1 & 2 (not released)

Ike Quebec Quartet

Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Earl Van Dyke as Earl Vandyke, organ; Willie Jones, guitar; Wilbert Hogan, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 5, 1962

tk.28IntermezzoBlue Note 45-1840, LT-1052
tk.32But Not For MeBlue Note 45-1841, LT-1052
tk.34All The Way-
tk.37All Of MeBlue Note 45-1840, LT-1052

* Blue Note LT-1052   Ike Quebec - With A Song In My Heart   1980
= Mosaic MR3-121, MD2-121   The Complete Blue Note 45 Sessions Of Ike Quebec   1987
* Blue Note 45-1840   Ike Quebec - Intermezzo / All Of Me   1962
* Blue Note 45-1841   Ike Quebec - All The Way / But Not For Me (not released)

Ike Quebec Quintet

Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Earl Van Dyke as Earl Vandyke, organ; Willie Jones, guitar; Sam Jones, bass; Wilbert Hogan, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 13, 1962

tk.3How Long Has This Been Going OnBlue Note LT-1052
tk.6What Is There To Say-
Gone With The Windrejected
tk.15ImaginationBlue Note LT-1052
tk.24With A Song In My Heart-
tk.27There Is No Greater Love-
Be My Loverejected

* Blue Note LT-1052   Ike Quebec - With A Song In My Heart   1980
= Mosaic MR3-121, MD2-121   The Complete Blue Note 45 Sessions Of Ike Quebec   1987

Grant Green Quintet

Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Sonny Clark, piano; Grant Green, guitar; Sam Jones, bass; Louis Hayes, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 1, 1962

tk.4Someday My Prince Will ComeBlue Note BST 84432
tk.11If I Should Lose You-
tk.15My One And Only Love-
tk.20Back In Your Own Backyard-
tk.23Born To Be Blue-
tk.24Born To Be Blue (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 84432 2; Mosaic MR5-133
tk.29Cool Blues-
tk.31Outer Space-

* Blue Note BST 84432   Grant Green - Born To Be Blue   1985
= Blue Note CDP 7 84432 2   -   1989
= Mosaic MR5-133, MD4-133   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Grant Green With Sonny Clark   1990

The Three Sounds

Gene Harris, piano; Andrew Simpkins, bass; Bill Dowdy, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 7, 1962

tk.1You Make Me Feel So YoungBlue Note BLP 4197
tk.2I'll Be Around (long version)unissued
tk.3I'll Be AroundBlue Note BLP 4197
tk.4Secret LoveBlue Note BLP 4155
tk.5Over The Rainbowunissued
tk.6Oh Well, Oh WellBlue Note BLP 4155
tk.7Black Orchid-
tk.8A Foggy Day-
tk.10For All We Know-

* Blue Note BLP 4197, BST 84197   The 3 Sounds - Out Of This World   1966+
* Blue Note BLP 4155, BST 84155   The 3 Sounds - Black Orchid   1964
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 21289 2 2   -   1998

The Three Sounds

Gene Harris, piano; Andrew Simpkins, bass; Bill Dowdy, drums.: same personnel.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 8, 1962

Crazy Rhythmrejected
tk.12My Silent LoveBlue Note BLP 4197
It's A Wonderful Worldrejected
tk.16Babe's BluesBlue Note BST 84434
tk.17Sanctified SueBlue Note BLP 4197
tk.18Saucer EyesBlue Note BLP 4155
tk.19Don't Go, Don't Go-
tk.20Out Of The PastBlue Note BLP 4197
tk.21At LastBlue Note BLP 4155

* Blue Note BLP 4197, BST 84197   The 3 Sounds - Out Of This World   1966+
* Blue Note BST 84434   The Three Sounds Featuring Gene Harris - Babe's Blues   1986
= Blue Note CDP 7 84434 2   -   1988
* Blue Note BLP 4155, BST 84155   The 3 Sounds - Black Orchid   1964
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 21289 2 2   -   1998

Jackie McLean Quartet

Jackie McLean, alto sax; Walter Davis Jr., piano; Herbie Lewis, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 19, 1962

tk.6Melody For MelonaeBlue Note BLP 4106
tk.8I'll Keep Loving You-
tk.12Rene-
tk.13Omega-

* Blue Note BLP 4106, BST 84106   Jackie McLean - Let Freedom Ring   1963
= Blue Note CDP 7 46527 2   -   1987

Dodo Greene Accompanied By The Ike Quebec Quintet

Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Sir Charles Thompson, organ; Grant Green, guitar; Milt Hinton, bass; Al Harewood, drums; Dodo Greene, vocals.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 2, 1962

tk.5Little Things Mean A LotBlue Note 45-1859, BLP 9001
tk.14Down By The RiversideBlue Note 45-1861, BLP 9001
tk.18Trouble In MindBlue Note 45-1858, BLP 9001
tk.19Let There Be Love-

* Blue Note BLP 9001   Dodo Greene - My Hour Of Need   1962
= Blue Note BST 89001   -
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 52442 2 3   -   1996
* Blue Note 45-1859   Dodo Greene - You Are My Sunshine / Little Things Mean A Lot   1962
* Blue Note 45-1861   Dodo Greene - I'll Never Stop Loving You / Down By The Riverside (not released)
* Blue Note 45-1858   Dodo Greene - Trouble In Mind / Let There Be Love (not released)

Fred Jackson Sextet

Fred Jackson, tenor sax; Earl Van Dyke as Earl Vandyke, organ; Willie Jones, guitar; Sam Jones, bass; Wilbert Hogan, drums; unknown, congas, shakers.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 9, 1962

tk.9Minor ExposureBlue Note CDP 7243 8 21819 2 7
tk.18Little Freddie-
tk.19Teena-
tk.23Mr. B.J.-
tk.30Stretchin' Out-
tk.33Egypt Land-
tk.35On The Spot-

* Blue Note CDP 7243 8 21819 2 7   Fred Jackson - Hootin' 'N Tootin'   1998

Dodo Greene Accompanied By The Ike Quebec Quintet

Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Sir Charles Thompson, organ; Grant Green, guitar; Herbie Lewis, bass; Billy Higgins, drums; Dodo Greene, vocals.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 17, 1962

tk.5I Won't Cry AnymoreBlue Note 45-1857, BLP 9001
tk.7Lonesome RoadBlue Note 45-1860, BLP 9001
tk.14There Must Be A Way-
tk.20You Are My SunshineBlue Note 45-1859, BLP 9001
tk.30My Hour Of NeedBlue Note 45-1857, BLP 9001
tk.32I'll Never Stop Loving YouBlue Note 45-1861, BLP 9001

* Blue Note BLP 9001   Dodo Greene - My Hour Of Need   1962
= Blue Note BST 89001   -
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 52442 2 3   -   1996
* Blue Note 45-1857   Dodo Greene - My Hour Of Need / I Won't Cry Any More   1962
* Blue Note 45-1860   Dodo Greene - Lonesome Road / There Must Be A Way   1962
* Blue Note 45-1859   Dodo Greene - You Are My Sunshine / Little Things Mean A Lot   1962
* Blue Note 45-1861   Dodo Greene - I'll Never Stop Loving You / Down By The Riverside (not released)

Grant Green Sextet

John Acea, piano; Grant Green, guitar; Wendell Marshall, bass; Willie Bobo, drums; Carlos "Patato" Valdes, congas #1-4,6,7; Garvin Masseaux, chekere #1-4,6,7.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 26, 1962

1. tk.2Mambo InnBlue Note 45-1870, BLP 4111
2. tk.4My Little Suede ShoesBlue Note BLP 4111
3. tk.7Brazil-
4. tk.11Besame MuchoBlue Note 45-1870, BLP 4111
5. tk.14Blues For JuanitaBlue Note CDP 7243 8 37645 2 5
6. tk.15Tico TicoBlue Note BLP 4111
7. tk.16Mama Inez-

* Blue Note BLP 4111, BST 84111   Grant Green - The Latin Bit   1963
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 37645 2 5   -   1996
* Blue Note 45-1870   Grant Green - Mambo Inn / Besame Mucho (not released)

Don Wilkerson Quintet

Don Wilkerson, tenor sax; Johnny Acea, piano; Grant Green, guitar; Lloyd Trotman, bass; Willie Bobo, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 3, 1962

tk.5Drawin' A TipBlue Note BLP 4121
tk.6Senorita Eula-
tk.9Poor Butterfly-
tk.13Scrappy-
tk.15San Antonio Rose-
tk.17Naughty Neenierejected
tk.22Lone Star ShuffleBlue Note BLP 4121

* Blue Note BLP 4121, BST 84121   Don Wilkerson - Elder Don   1963
= Blue Note 7243 5 24555 2 2   Don Wilkerson - The Complete Blue Note Sessions   2001

Dexter Gordon Quintet

Tommy Turrentine, trumpet; Dexter Gordon, tenor sax; Sir Charles Thompson, piano; Al Lucas, bass; Willie Bobo, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 5, 1962

tk.11Serenade In BlueBlue Note LT-1051
tk.12You Said It-
tk.19Love Locked Out-
Six Bits Jonesrejected
McSplivens-
How Now-

* Blue Note LT-1051   Dexter Gordon - Landslide   1980

Lou Donaldson Quintet

Tommy Turrentine, trumpet; Lou Donaldson, alto sax; John Patton, organ; Grant Green, guitar; Ben Dixon, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 9, 1962

tk.4Spaceman TwistBlue Note 45-1895, BLP 4108
tk.8People Will Say We're In LoveBlue Note CDP 7 84108 2
tk.13That's AllBlue Note 45-1869, BLP 4108
tk.15Funky MamaBlue Note 45-1868, BLP 4108
tk.19Love Walked InBlue Note BLP 4108
tk.20Sow Belly Blues-
tk.23Nice 'N' Greasy-

* Blue Note BLP 4108, BST 84108   Lou Donaldson - The Natural Soul   1963
= Blue Note CDP 7 84108 2   -   1989
* Blue Note 45-1895   Lou Donaldson - Spaceman Twist, Part 1 & 2   1962
* Blue Note 45-1869   Lou Donaldson - That's All, Part 1 & 2 (not released)
* Blue Note 45-1868   Lou Donaldson - Funky Mama, Part 1 & 2   1962

Sonny Stitt Quintet

Sonny Stitt, alto, tenor sax; Dexter Gordon, tenor sax; Don Patterson, organ; Paul Weedon, guitar; Billy James, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 14, 1962

tk.4Lady Be GoodBlue Note CDP 7243 8 34200 2 5
tk.6 or 7unknown title No. 1rejected
tk.10There Will Never Be Another You-
tk.11unknown title No. 1-
tk.12 or 13unknown title No. 2 (Charleston)-
tk.14Bye Bye Blackbird-

* Blue Note CDP 7243 8 34200 2 5   Dexter Gordon - The Complete Blue Note Sixties Sessions   1996

Ike Quebec Quintet

Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Freddie Roach, organ; Grant Green, guitar; Butch Warren, bass; Wilbert Hogan, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 25, 1962

Sonny BoyBlue Note rejected
Take Your Shoes Off-
Cop 'N Blo-
Early Morning Shuffle-
Travelin'-
Born To Be Blue-
Throwing A Brick-

Herbie Hancock Quintet

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet, flugelhorn; Dexter Gordon, tenor sax; Herbie Hancock, piano; Butch Warren, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 28, 1962

tk.1Empty PocketsBlue Note BLP 4109, BN-LA399-H2
tk.3Empty Pockets (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7243 8 37643 2 7
tk.4Three Bags FullBlue Note 45-1862, BLP 4109, BN-LA399-H2
tk.5Three Bags Full (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7243 8 37643 2 7
tk.6Watermelon ManBlue Note 45-1862, BLP 4109, BST 89907, BST2 84433, (J) NP-2012, (J) NP-9020C
tk.7Watermelon Man (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7243 8 37643 2 7
tk.10The MazeBlue Note BLP 4109
tk.13Driftin'Blue Note 45-1863, BLP 4109, BN-LA399-H2
tk.20Alone And IBlue Note 45-1863, BLP 4109

* Blue Note BLP 4109, BST 84109   Herbie Hancock - Takin' Off   1962
= Blue Note CDP 7 46506 2   -   1987
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 37643 2 7   -   1996
* Blue Note BN-LA399-H2   Herbie Hancock   1975
* Blue Note BST 89907   The Best Of Herbie Hancock   1973
* Blue Note BST2 84433   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Volume 2   1986
* Blue Note (J) NP-9020C   Various Artists - Blue Note Jazz
* Blue Note 45-1862   Herbie Hancock - Watermelon Man / Three Bags Full   1962+
* Blue Note (J) NP-2012   Herbie Hancock - Watermelon Man, Part 1 & 2   1968
* Blue Note 45-1863   Herbie Hancock - Driftin' / Alone And I   1962+

Ike Quebec Quintet

Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Freddie Roach, organ; Grant Green, guitar; Butch Warren, bass; Wilbert Hogan, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 1, 1962

tk.8Take Your Shoes OffBlue Note rejected
tk.13Cop 'N Blo-
tk.20Sonny Boy-
tk.32Throwing A Brick-
tk.40Early Morning Shuffle-
tk.44Travelin'-

Jackie McLean Quintet

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Jackie McLean, alto sax; Sonny Clark, piano; Butch Warren, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 14, 1962

tk.1The Three MinorsBlue Note BN-LA483-J2, BLP 4116
tk.6Iddy Bitty-
tk.10The Way I Feel-
tk.13Marilyn's Dilemma-
tk.14Blues In A Jiff-
tk.15Blues For Jackie-

* Blue Note BN-LA483-J2   Jackie McLean - Hipnosis   1978
* Blue Note BLP 4116   Jackie McLean Quintet (not released)
= Blue Note (J) LNJ-80118   Jackie McLean Quintet   1976
= Blue Note (J) BRP-8035   -   1991

Don Wilkerson Sextet

Don Wilkerson, tenor sax; Sonny Clark, piano; Grant Green, guitar; Butch Warren, bass; Billy Higgins, drums; Jual Curtis, tambourine #5,6; Don Wilkerson, tambourine #6.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 18, 1962

1. tk.3Jeanie-WeenieBlue Note 45-1865, BLP 4107
2. tk.4Pigeon PeasBlue Note BLP 4107
3. tk.6The Eldorado Shuffle-
4. tk.8Homesick BluesBlue Note 45-1864, BLP 4107
5. tk.9Camp Meetin'-
6. tk.13Dem TambourinesBlue Note 45-1865, BLP 4107, (J) BNJ-71106

* Blue Note BLP 4107, BST 84107   Don Wilkerson - Preach Brother!   1962
= Blue Note 7243 5 24555 2 2   Don Wilkerson - The Complete Blue Note Sessions   2001
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-71106   Various Artists - Soho Blue
* Blue Note 45-1865   Don Wilkerson - Jeanie-Weenie / Dem Tambourines (not released)
* Blue Note 45-1864   Don Wilkerson - Camp Meetin' / Homesick Blues   1962

Fred Jackson Quintet

Fred Jackson, tenor sax, cowbell; John Patton, piano; Grant Green, guitar; Herbie Lewis, bass; Ben Dixon, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 21, 1962

tk.5'T Ain't No Big Thingrejected
Peace Pipe-
tk.14Cowbell BoogieBlue Note 7243 5 21484 2 4
Jacksonvillerejected

* Blue Note 7243 5 21484 2 4   Various Artists - The Lost Sessions   1999

Dexter Gordon Quintet

Dave Burns, trumpet; Dexter Gordon, tenor sax; Sonny Clark, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 25, 1962

tk.6Blue GardeniaBlue Note LT-1051
tk.12Second Balcony Jump-
tk.21Six Bits Jones-
Three O'Clock In The Morningrejected
McSplivens-
My Heart Stood Still-

* Blue Note LT-1051   Dexter Gordon - Landslide   1980

The Three Sounds

Gene Harris, piano; Andrew Simpkins, bass; Bill Dowdy, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 27, 1962

tk.4My Romanceunissued
tk.6El Dormido-
tk.7June Night-
tk.8But Beautiful-
tk.11There They Go-
tk.12The Best Things In Life Are FreeBlue Note CDP 7243 8 21281 2 0
tk.13Cry Me A River-
tk.14Back HomeBlue Note CDP 7243 8 21289 2 2
tk.18You Dig It-
tk.21Moon Riverunissued
tk.22In A Little Spanish Town-
tk.24AgainBlue Note CDP 7243 8 21281 2 0
tk.25Theme For M SquadBlue Note CDP 7243 8 21289 2 2

* Blue Note CDP 7243 8 21281 2 0   The Three Sounds - Standards   1998
* Blue Note CDP 7243 8 21289 2 2   The 3 Sounds - Black Orchid   1998

The Three Sounds

Gene Harris, piano; Andrew Simpkins, bass; Bill Dowdy, drums.: same personnel.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 28, 1962

tk.30WitchcraftBlue Note CDP 7243 8 21281 2 0
tk.31ABlues For Bethunissued
tk.32Stay As Sweet As You AreBlue Note CDP 7243 8 21281 2 0
Drivin' Homerejected
tk.36For Me And My Galunissued
tk.39Red Sails In The SunsetBlue Note CDP 7243 8 21281 2 0

* Blue Note CDP 7243 8 21281 2 0   The Three Sounds - Standards   1998

The Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell, trumpet; Junior Cook, tenor sax; Horace Silver, piano; Gene Taylor, bass; John Harris Jr., drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 13, 1962

tk.3The Tokyo BluesBlue Note 45-1871, BLP 4110, BST 84325, (J) BNJ-71106
Ah! Sorejected
tk.9Sayanora BluesBlue Note 45-1872, BLP 4110
Too Much Sakerejected

* Blue Note BLP 4110, BST 84110   The Horace Silver Quintet - The Tokyo Blues   1962
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 53355 2 5   -   1996
* Blue Note BST 84325   The Best Of Horace Silver   1969
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-71106   Various Artists - Soho Blue
* Blue Note 45-1871   Horace Silver - The Tokyo Blues, Part 1 & 2   1962
* Blue Note 45-1872   Horace Silver - Sayanora Blues, Part 1 & 2   1962

The Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell, trumpet #1,3; Junior Cook, tenor sax #1,3; Horace Silver, piano; Gene Taylor, bass; John Harris Jr., drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 14, 1962

1. tk.20Ah! SoBlue Note BLP 4110
2. tk.21Cherry BlossomBlue Note BLP 4110, BN-LA474-H2
3. tk.24Too Much SakeBlue Note 45-1873, BLP 4110

* Blue Note BLP 4110, BST 84110   The Horace Silver Quintet - The Tokyo Blues   1962
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 53355 2 5   -   1996
* Blue Note BN-LA474-H2   Horace Silver - The Trio Sides   1976
* Blue Note 45-1873   Horace Silver - Too Much Sake, Part 1 & 2   1962

Stanley Turrentine Sextet

Tommy Turrentine, trumpet; Stanley Turrentine, tenor sax; Herbie Hancock, piano; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Butch Warren, bass; Roger Humphries, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 3, 1962

You Said ItBlue Note rejected
Jubilee Shout-
Brother Tom-

Freddie Roach Quartet

Percy France, tenor sax; Freddie Roach, organ; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Clarence Johnston, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 23, 1962

tk.3Lion DownBlue Note 45-1880, BLP 4113
tk.10Ahm MizBlue Note BLP 4113
tk.17Lujon-
tk.18De BugBlue Note 45-1880, BLP 4113
tk.19Althea SoonBlue Note BLP 4113
tk.23More Mileage-

* Blue Note BLP 4113, BST 84113   Freddie Roach - Down To Earth   1962
* Blue Note 45-1880   Freddie Roach - De Bug / Lion Down (not released)

Dexter Gordon Quartet

Dexter Gordon, tenor sax; Sonny Clark, piano; Butch Warren, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 27, 1962

tk.3Three O'Clock In The MorningBlue Note BLP 4112, BST2 84433
tk.4Second Balcony JumpBlue Note BLP 4112
tk.6Where Are You-
tk.8Cheese Cake-
tk.12I Guess I'll Hang My Tears Out To Dry-
tk.13Love For Sale-

* Blue Note BLP 4112, BST 84112   Dexter Gordon - Go!   1962
= Blue Note CDP 7 46094 2   -   1985
= Blue Note ST-46094   -   1997
* Blue Note BST2 84433   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Volume 2   1986

Dexter Gordon Quartet

Dexter Gordon, tenor sax; Sonny Clark, piano; Butch Warren, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.: same personnel.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 29, 1962

tk.3McSplivensBlue Note BLP 4133
tk.6The Back Bone-
tk.15Soy CalifaBlue Note BLP 4133, BN-LA393-H2
tk.21You Stepped Out Of A DreamBlue Note BLP 4133
tk.20Until The Real Thing Comes Along-
tk.22Don't ExplainBlue Note BLP 4133, BN-LA393-H2

* Blue Note BLP 4133, BST 84133   Dexter Gordon - A Swingin' Affair   1964
= Blue Note CDP 7 84133 2   -   1987
* Blue Note BN-LA393-H2   Dexter Gordon   1975

Grant Green Sextet

Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Sonny Clark, piano; Grant Green, guitar; Wendell Marshall, bass; Willie Bobo, drums; Carlos "Patato" Valdes, congas.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 7, 1962

tk.5GrenadaMosaic MR5-133; Blue Note CDP 7243 8 37645 2 5
tk.12Hey There-

* Mosaic MR5-133, MD4-133   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Grant Green With Sonny Clark   1990
* Blue Note CDP 7243 8 37645 2 5   Grant Green - The Latin Bit   1996

Sheila Jordan

Barry Galbraith, guitar; Steve Swallow, bass; Denzil Best, drums; Sheila Jordan, vocals.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 19, 1962

tk.8Falling In Love With LoveBlue Note BLP 9002
tk.13Am I Blue-
tk.19Dat Dere-
tk.22If You Could See Me Now-
tk.27Baltimore Oriole-
tk.31When The World Was Young-

* Blue Note BLP 9002   Sheila Jordan - Portrait Of Sheila   1962
= Blue Note BST 89002   -
= Blue Note CDP 7 89002 2   -   1989

Dodo Greene

Eddie Chamblee, Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Edwin Swanston, organ; Grant Green, guitar; Wendell Marshall, bass; Jual Curtis, drums; unknown, Dionne Warwick, tambourine; Dodo Greene, vocals.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 24, 1962

tk.6You Don't Know MeBlue Note CDP 7243 8 52442 2 3
Nothing Like True Loverejected
Jazz In My Soul-
tk.26Not One TearBlue Note CDP 7243 8 52442 2 3
tk.28I Hear-
tk.38Time After Time-

* Blue Note CDP 7243 8 52442 2 3   Dodo Greene - My Hour Of Need   1996

Jackie McLean Quartet

Jackie McLean, alto sax; Sonny Clark, piano; Butch Warren, bass; Art Taylor, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 28, 1962

tk.5Nursery BluesBlue Note (J) GXF-3062
tk.8Two For One (alternate take 1)Blue Note CDP 7 84427 2
tk.9Two For One (alternate take 2)-
tk.11Rainy BluesBlue Note (J) GXF-3062
tk.15Tippin' The Scales (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 84427 2
tk.16Tippin' The ScalesBlue Note (J) GXF-3062
tk.17Nicely-
tk.20Cabin In The Sky-
tk.21Two For One-

* Blue Note (J) GXF-3062   Jackie McLean - Tippin' The Scales   1979
= Blue Note (J) GXK-8160   -   1980
= Blue Note BST 84427   -   1984
= Blue Note CDP 7 84427 2   -   1989

Ike Quebec Quintet

Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Wendell Marshall, bass; Willie Bobo, drums; Garvin Masseaux, chekere.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 5, 1962

tk.2Loie (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7243 8 52443 2 2
tk.3LoieBlue Note 45-1874, BLP 4114
tk.7LiebestraumBlue Note 45-1875, BLP 4114
tk.8Lloro Tu DespedidaBlue Note 45-1874, BLP 4114
tk.10Shu Shu (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7243 8 52443 2 2
tk.13Shu ShuBlue Note 45-1875, BLP 4114
tk.18Favela (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7243 8 52443 2 2
tk.19FavelaBlue Note BLP 4114
tk.24Linda Flor-
tk.27Me 'N You-
tk.35Goin' Home-
tk.38Blue SambaBlue Note 45-1876, BLP 4114

* Blue Note BLP 4114, BST 84114   Ike Quebec - Bossa Nova Soul Samba   1962
= Blue Note CDP 7243 8 52443 2 2   -   1996
* Blue Note 45-1874   Ike Quebec - Loie / Lloro Tu Despedida   1962
* Blue Note 45-1875   Ike Quebec - Liebestraum / Shu Shu   1962
* Blue Note 45-1876   Ike Quebec - Blue Samba, Part 1 & 2   1962

Freddie Hubbard Quintet

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; James Spaulding, alto sax, flute; Herbie Hancock, piano; Reginald Workman, bass; Clifford Jarvis, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 10, 1962

tk.3You're My EverythingBlue Note BLP 4115
tk.4You're My Everything (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 84115 2
tk.5Lament For BookerBlue Note BLP 4115
tk.7For Spee's Sake-
tk.8For Spee's Sake (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 84115 2
tk.14Prophet JenningsBlue Note BLP 4115
tk.19Hub-Tones (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 84115 2
tk.20Hub-TonesBlue Note BLP 4115

* Blue Note BLP 4115, BST 84115   Freddie Hubbard - Hub-Tones   1963
= Blue Note CDP 7 46507 2   -   1987
= Blue Note CDP 7 84115 2   -   1989
= Blue Note BST 84115   -   1998

Sheila Jordan

Barry Galbraith, guitar; Steve Swallow, bass; Denzil Best, drums; Sheila Jordan, vocals.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 12, 1962

Laugh, Clown, Laughrejected
tk.43I'm A Fool To Want YouBlue Note BLP 9002
tk.46Hum Drum Blues-
tk.59Willow Weep For Me-
tk.61Let's Face The Music And Dance-
tk.65Who Can I Turn To Now-
tk.66Laugh, Clown, Laugh-

* Blue Note BLP 9002   Sheila Jordan - Portrait Of Sheila   1962
= Blue Note BST 89002   -
= Blue Note CDP 7 89002 2   -   1989

Gene Harris Trio

Gene Harris, organ; Grant Green, guitar; Al Harewood, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 15, 1962

tk.4Untitled BluesBlue Note rejected
tk.5Untitled Fast Blues-
tk.6Georgia On My Mind-
tk.10Playmates-
tk.11Please Send Me Someone To Love-
tk.15Sack O' Woe-

Stanley Turrentine Sextet

Tommy Turrentine, trumpet; Stanley Turrentine, tenor sax; Sonny Clark, piano; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Butch Warren, bass; Al Harewood, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 18, 1962

tk.9You Said ItBlue Note BN-LA883-J2, BST 84122
tk.14Cotton Walk-
tk.19Little Girl Blue (mistitled as You Better Go Now)Blue Note BST 84122
tk.21Brother TomBlue Note BN-LA883-J2, BST 84122
tk.26My Ship-
tk.29Jubilee Shout-

* Blue Note BN-LA883-J2   Stanley Turrentine - Jubilee Shouts   1978
* Blue Note BST 84122   Stanley Turrentine - Jubilee Shout!!! (also released)   1986
= Blue Note CDP 7 84122 2   Stanley Turrentine - Jubilee Shout!!!   1988

Dodo Greene

Ike Quebec, tenor sax; John Acea, piano; Grant Green, guitar; Wendell Marshall, bass; Jual Curtis, drums; Dodo Greene, vocals.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 2, 1962

A Little Help From Aboverejected
tk.8Everybody's Happy But MeBlue Note CDP 7243 8 52442 2 3
tk.11Jazz In My Soul-
Go Downrejected
Bye Bye Blackbird-

* Blue Note CDP 7243 8 52442 2 3   Dodo Greene - My Hour Of Need   1996

Charlie Rouse Septet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Kenny Burrell, Chauncey "Lord" Westbrook, guitar; Edwyn Payne, bass; Willie Bobo, drums; Potato Valdez, congas; Garvin Masseaux, chekere.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 12, 1962

Samba De OrfeuBlue Note rejected
Back Down To The Tropics-
Velhos Tempos-

Charlie Rouse Septet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Kenny Burrell, Chauncey "Lord" Westbrook, guitar; Lawrence Gales, bass; Willie Bobo, drums; Potato Valdez, congas; Garvin Masseaux, chekere.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 26, 1962

tk.4Back Down To The Tropics (as Back To The Tropics)Blue Note 45-1881, BLP 4119
tk.11Meci Bon DieuBlue Note BLP 4119
tk.16Samba De Orfeu-
tk.25Velhos TemposBlue Note 45-1881, BLP 4119
tk.31Un DiaBlue Note 45-1883, BLP 4119
tk.32In MartiniqueBlue Note 45-1882, BLP 4119
tk.38Aconteceu-

* Blue Note BLP 4119, BST 84119   Charlie Rouse - Bossa Nova Bacchanal   1963
* Blue Note 45-1881   Charlie Rouse - Back To The Tropics / Velhos Tempos   1963
* Blue Note 45-1883   Charlie Rouse - Un Dia, Part 1 & 2 (not released)
* Blue Note 45-1882   Charlie Rouse - Aconteceu / In Martinique   1962+

Grant Green Quartet

Herbie Hancock, piano; Grant Green, guitar; Reggie Workman, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 30, 1962

tk.4Wagon WheelsBlue Note BST 84310
tk.9Thumbing Tumbleweeds-
tk.6Red River Valley-
tk.13On Top Of Old Smokey-
Home On The Rangerejected
I'm An Old Cowhand-
tk.20I Can't Stop Loving YouBlue Note BST 84310

* Blue Note BST 84310   Grant Green - Goin' West   1969

Freddie Roach Trio

Freddie Roach, organ; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Ronnie Cole, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 4, 1962

Is You Or Is You Ain't My BabyBlue Note rejected
Googa Mooga-
Blues In The Front Room-

Grant Green Quintet

Herbie Hancock, piano; Grant Green, guitar; Butch Warren, bass; Billy Higgins, drums; Garvin Masseaux, tambourine #1-3,5.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 21, 1962

1. tk.2Go Down MosesBlue Note BLP 4132
2. tk.3Just A Closer Walk With Thee-
3. tk.5Joshua Fit The Battle Of Jericho-
4. tk.6Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child-
5. tk.7Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen-
6. tk.8Deep RiverBlue Note CDP 7 46822 2

* Blue Note BLP 4132, BST 84132   Grant Green - Feelin' The Spirit   1963
= Blue Note CDP 7 46822 2   -   1987

Freddie Hubbard Quintet

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Wayne Shorter, tenor sax; Cedar Walton, piano; Reggie Workman, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 27, 1962

tk.4Full Moon And Empty ArmsBlue Note BN-LA496-H2, BST 84135
tk.9Assunta-
tk.18Father And Son-
tk.20Nostrand And Fulton-
tk.23Body And Soul-
tk.25Philly Mignon-

* Blue Note BN-LA496-H2   Freddie Hubbard - Here To Stay   1976
* Blue Note BST 84135   Freddie Hubbard - Here To Stay (also released)   1985
= Blue Note CDP 7 84135 2   Freddie Hubbard - Here To Stay   1988