Blue Note Records Discography: 1983-1984

1983

George Russell & The Living Time Orchestra

Mark Harvey, Roy Okutani, Chris Passin, Mike Peipman, trumpet; Peter Cirelli, Chip Kaner, trombone; Jeff Marsanska, bass trombone; Marshall Sealy, French horn; Dave Mann, Janus Steprans, alto, soprano sax, flute; George Garzone, tenor, soprano sax; Gary Joynes, tenor, soprano sax, flute; Brad Jones, baritone sax, bass clarinet, flute; Bruce Barth, Mark Rossi, keyboards; Mark White, guitar; Bob Nieske, bass; Bill Urmson, electric bass; Keith Copeland, drums; Dave Hagedorn, percussion; George Russell, arranger, conductor, composer; and African percussion ensemble, percussion.
Emanuel Church, Boston, MA, June 18, 1983
Event I - Organic Life On Earth BeginsBlue Note BT 85103
Event II - The Paleolithic Game-
Event III - Consciousness-
Event IV - The Survival Game-
Event V - The Human Sensing Of Unity With Great Nature-
Event VI - African Empires-
Event VII - Cartesian Man-
Event VIII - The Mega-Minimalist Age-
Event IX - The Future-
Joe Galeota, congas; replaces African percussion ensemble.
So WhatBlue Note BT 85132
Time Spiral-
Mark Harvey, trumpet; Chip Kaner, trombone; Janus Steprans, alto sax; Gary Joynes, tenor sax; Mark Rossi, keyboards; Mark White, guitar; Bill Urmson, electric bass; Keith Copeland, drums; George Russell, arranger.
Rhymes-
War Gewesen-
* Blue Note BT 85103   George Russell & The Living Time Orchestra - The African Game   1985
= Blue Note CDP 7 46335 2   -   1986?
* Blue Note BT 85132   George Russell & The Living Time Orchestra - So What   1986
= Blue Note CDP 7 46391 2   -   1987

Charles Lloyd Quartet

Charles Lloyd, tenor sax, flute, Chinese oboe; Michel Petrucciani, piano; Palle Danielsson, bass; Son Ship Theus, percussion; Bobby McFerrin, vocals #4,6.
"Copenhagen Jazz Festival", Copenhagen, Denmark, July 11, 1983
1.Lotus Land (To Thakur And Trane)Blue Note BT 85104
2.Lady Day-
3.El Encanto-
4.Third Floor Richard-
5.Night Blooming Jasmine-
6.Of Course, Of CourseBlue Note CDP 0777 7 85104 2 0
7.Sweet Georgia Bright-
* Blue Note BT 85104   Charles Lloyd Quartet - A Night In Copenhagen   1984
= Blue Note CDP 0777 7 85104 2 0   -   1992

1984 (45th anniversary)

Kenny Burrell - Grover Washington Jr. Quartet

Grover Washington Jr., tenor, soprano sax; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Ron Carter, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums.
Mastermind Studios, NYC, April 5 & 6, 1984
SouleroBlue Note BT 85106
Daydream-
A Beautiful Friendship-
Togethering-
Asphalt Canyon Blues-
What Am I Here For-
* Blue Note BT 85106, CDP 7 46093 2   Kenny Burrell, Grover Washington Jr. - Togethering   1985
= Blue Note 7243 5 25651 2 2   -   2000

Kenny Burrell - Grover Washington Jr. Quintet

Grover Washington Jr., soprano sax; Kenny Burrell, acoustic guitar; Ron Carter, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums; Ralph MacDonald, percussion.
Mastermind Studios, NYC, April 23, 1984
Sails Of Your SoulBlue Note BT 85106
Romance Dance-
* Blue Note BT 85106, CDP 7 46093 2   Kenny Burrell, Grover Washington Jr. - Togethering   1985
= Blue Note 7243 5 25651 2 2   -   2000

Stanley Jordan Band

Stanley Jordan, guitar; Sammy Figueroa, percussion #6.
Songshop Studios, NYC, September-October, 1984
1.'Round MidnightBlue Note BT 85101, BQ 85127
2.All The ChildrenBlue Note BT 85101
3.Angel-
4.Fundance-
5.A Child Is Born-
6.Eleanor Rigby-
7.New LoveBlue Note B50002, CDP 7 46092 2
Onaje Allan Gumbs, keyboards; Stanley Jordan, guitar; Wayne Braithwaite, electric bass; Omar Hakim, drums.
The Lady In My LifeBlue Note B50002, BT 85101
Stanley Jordan, guitar; Charnett Moffett, bass; Peter Erskine, drums.
Freddie FreeloaderBlue Note BT 85101
Stanley Jordan, guitar; Charnett Moffett, bass; Al DiMeola, cymbals; Sammy Figueroa, Bugsy Moore, percussion.
Return Expedition-
* Blue Note BT 85101, CDP 7 46092 2   Stanley Jordan - Magic Touch   1985
* Blue Note BQ 85127   Various Artists - Blue Note 86 - A New Generation Of Jazz   1986
* Blue Note B50002   Stanley Jordan - The Lady In My Life / New Love   1985

Stanley Turrentine Quintet

Stanley Turrentine, tenor sax; Les McCann, piano, electric piano; Jimmy Ponder, electric guitar; Peter Brown, electric bass; Gerrick King, drums.
Power Play Studios, Long Island City, NY, November 24, 1984
The Longer You WaitBlue Note BT 85105
Other Side Of Time-
* Blue Note BT 85105   Stanley Turrentine - Straight Ahead   1985
= Blue Note CDP 7 46110 2   -   1986

Stanley Turrentine Quintet

Stanley Turrentine, tenor sax; Jimmy Smith, organ; George Benson, guitar; Ron Carter, bass; Jimmy Madison, drums.
Sigma Sound Studios, NYC, December 7, 1984
PlumBlue Note BT 85105
A Child Is Born-
Straight Ahead-
Ah, Rio-
* Blue Note BT 85105   Stanley Turrentine - Straight Ahead   1985
= Blue Note CDP 7 46110 2   -   1986