Booker Little Discography

1958 (age 20)

Max Roach Quintet

Booker Little, trumpet; George Coleman, tenor sax; Eddie Baker, piano; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Max Roach, drums.

Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, June 3, 1958

16982Shirley (mono version)EmArcy MG-36132; Mosaic MD7-201
JB323Shirley (stereo version)Mercury SR-60128; Mosaic MD7-201
16983Memo To Maurice (mono version)EmArcy MG-36132; Mosaic MD7-201
JB324Memo To Maurice (stereo version)Mercury SR-60128; Mosaic MD7-201
16984 | JB325Stella By StarlightEmArcy MG-36132; Mercury SR-60128; Mosaic MD7-201
16985 | JB326Sporty-
16986My Old Flame (mono version)EmArcy MG-36132; Mosaic MD7-201
JB327My Old Flame (stereo version)Mercury SR-60128; Mosaic MD7-201
JB328Stompin' At The Savoy-
16987Stompin' At The Savoy (mono outchorus)EmArcy MG-36132; Mosaic MD7-201

* EmArcy MG-36132   Max Roach + 4 On The Chicago Scene   1958
= Mercury MG-20559   -
= Universal (J) UCCM-9110   -   2002
* Mercury SR-60128   Max Roach + 4 On The Chicago Scene   not released?
= Mercury (J) 195J-41   -   1984
* Mosaic MD7-201   The Complete Mercury Max Roach Plus Four Sessions   2000

Max Roach New Quintet

Booker Little, trumpet; Ray Draper, tuba; George Coleman, tenor sax; Art Davis, bass; Max Roach, drums.

summer 1958

17644 | JB342Love For SaleEmArcy MG-36140; Mosaic MD7-201

* EmArcy MG-36140, SR-80010   Max Roach + 4 At Newport   1958
= Mercury MG-20524   -
= Mercury SR-60201   -   1960
= Mercury (J) 195J-42   -   1984
* Mosaic MD7-201   The Complete Mercury Max Roach Plus Four Sessions   2000

Max Roach New Quintet

Booker Little, trumpet; Ray Draper, tuba; George Coleman, tenor sax; Art Davis, bass; Max Roach, drums.: same personnel.

Newport Jazz Festival, Newport, RI, July 6, 1958

Spoken Introduction By Max RoachMosaic MD7-201
17645La VillaEmArcy MG-36140; Mosaic MD7-201
17646A Night In Tunisia-
17647Deeds, Not WordsMercury (J) 195J-42; Mosaic MD7-201
17648Minor ModeEmArcy MG-36140; Mosaic MD7-201
17649Tune Up-

* EmArcy MG-36140, SR-80010   Max Roach + 4 At Newport   1958
= Mercury MG-20524   -
= Mercury SR-60201   -   1960
= Mercury (J) 195J-42   -   1984
* Mosaic MD7-201   The Complete Mercury Max Roach Plus Four Sessions   2000

Max Roach New Quintet

Booker Little, trumpet; Ray Draper, tuba; George Coleman, tenor sax; Art Davis, bass; Max Roach, drums.: same personnel.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, September 4, 1958

You Stepped Out Of A DreamRiverside RLP 12-280; Milestone M-47016
FilideRiverside RLP 12-280
It's You Or No One-
Jodie's Cha-ChaRiverside R-45-417, RLP 12-280; Milestone M-47016
Deeds, Not WordsRiverside RLP 12-280
Larry-LarueRiverside RLP 12-280; Milestone M-47016

* Riverside RLP 12-280   Max Roach - Deeds, Not Words   1958
= Riverside RLP 1122   -   1959
= Jazzland JLP 79, JLP 979   Max Roach Quintet - Conversation   1962
= Riverside R-3018, RS-3018   Max Roach Featuring Booker Little - Deeds Not Words   1968
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-304, OJCCD-304-2   Max Roach - Deeds, Not Words   1987
= Milestone M-47061   Max Roach - Conversations   1981
* Milestone M-47016   Art Blakey, Max Roach, Elvin Jones, Philly Joe Jones - The Big Beat   1974
* Riverside R-45-417   Max Roach - Jodie's Cha Cha / Conversation   1958

The Max Roach Quintet / Mary Ann McCall

Booker Little, trumpet; Ray Draper, tuba; George Coleman, tenor sax; Art Davis, bass; Max Roach, drums; Bobby Troup, host.

KABC-TV, Stars Of Jazz #118. 1958-#39, October 6, 1958

Minor Mode BluesCalliope CAL 3013
The Scene Is Clean-

same session.

Love For Sale-

* Calliope CAL 3013   Max Roach, Bud Shank - Sessions, Live   1976

Booker Little 4 And Max Roach

Booker Little, trumpet; George Coleman, tenor sax #1,3-5; Tommy Flanagan, piano; Arthur Davis, bass; Max Roach, drums.

Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, October, 1958

1.MilestonesUnited Artists UAL 4034
2.Sweet And Lovely-
3.Rounder's Mood-
4.Dungeon Waltz-
5.Jewel's Tempo-
6.Moonlight Becomes You-

* United Artists UAL 4034, UAS 5034   Booker Little 4 & Max Roach   1959
= Blue Note CDP 7 84457 2   -   1991

Max Roach New Quintet

Booker Little, trumpet; Ray Draper, tuba; George Coleman, tenor sax; Art Davis, bass; Max Roach, drums.

Capitol Studios, NYC, November 4, 1958

Tuba De NodTime T/70003
Milano-
Variations On The Scene-
Pieces Of Quincy (mistitled as Pies Of Quincy)-
Old Folks-
SadigaTime T/70003; Mainstream MDCD 720
Gandolfo's BounceTime T/70003

* Time T/70003   Max Roach - Award-Winning Drummer
= Time 52087, S/2087   Max Roach
* Mainstream MDCD 720   Various Artists - Highstream - The Best Of Mainstream Jazz   1990

1959

Max Roach Quintet

Booker Little, trumpet; Julian Priester, trombone; George Coleman, tenor sax; Art Davis, bass; Max Roach, drums.

Fine Recording, NYC, January 22, 1959

18128-9LepaMercury MG-20457; Mosaic MD7-201
18129-7Connie's Bounce-
18137-5Prelude-
18138-11Bemsha Swing-
18139-5Tympanalli-
18140-4There's No You-
18141-7A Little Sweet-

* Mercury MG-20457, SR-60140   Max Roach - A Little Sweet   not released
= Mercury MG-20911, SR-60911   Max Roach - The Many Sides Of Max   1964
= Universal (J) UCCM-9125   -   2002
* Mosaic MD7-201   The Complete Mercury Max Roach Plus Four Sessions   2000

Young Men From Memphis

Booker Little, Louis Smith, trumpet; Frank Strozier, alto sax; George Coleman, tenor sax; Phineas Newborn, piano; Calvin Newborn, guitar; George Joyner, bass; Charles Crosby, drums.

Olmsted Sound Studios, NYC, April 15, 1959

Things Ain't What They Used To BeUnited Artists UAL 4029; Blue Note CDP 7 84457 2
Blue 'N' Boogie-

* United Artists UAL 4029, UAS 5029   Young Men From Memphis - Down Home Reunion   1959
= United Artists UAL 4084, UAS 5084   -   1960
* Blue Note CDP 7 84457 2   Booker Little 4 & Max Roach   1991

Bill Henderson With Benny Golson's Orchestra

Booker Little, trumpet; Bernard McKinney, trombone, euphonium; Yusef Lateef, tenor sax; Wynton Kelly, piano; Paul Chambers, bass; Jimmy Cobb, drums; Bill Henderson, vocal; Benny Golson, arranger.

Chicago, IL, October 27, 1959

59-1310Moanin'Vee-Jay VJLP 1015, NVJ2-909
59-1311Bad LuckVee-Jay VJ 337, VJLP 1015, NVJ2-909
59-1312The Song Is YouVee-Jay VJLP 1015, NVJ2-909
59-1313This Little Girl Of Mine-
59-1314You Make Me Feel So Young-
59-1315Without YouVee-Jay unknown

* Vee-Jay VJLP 1015, VJSR 1015   Bill Henderson Sings   1959
= Vee-Jay (J) 22YB-2021   -   1987
* Vee-Jay NVJ2-909   Bill Henderson - His Complete Vee-Jay Recordings Vol. 1   1993
* Vee-Jay VJ 337   no information

Slide Hampton Octet

Burt Collins, Freddie Hubbard, Booker Little, trumpet; Slide Hampton, trombone; Bernard McKinney, baritone horn; George Coleman, tenor sax, clarinet; Jay Cameron, baritone sax, bass clarinet; George Tucker, bass; Kenny Dennis, Pete La Roca, Charlie Persip, drums.

Bell Sound Studios, NYC, late 1959

NewportStrand SLS 1006
Autumn Leaves-
Althea-
Jazz Corner-
Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child-
Go East Young Man-
Patricia-
Woody'n You-

* Strand SLS 1006   Slide Hampton - Slide!

Frank Strozier Quintet

Booker Little, trumpet; Frank Strozier, alto sax; Wynton Kelly, piano; Paul Chambers, bass; Jimmy Cobb, drums.

Fine Sound, NYC, December 9, 1959

tk.8Lucka Duce (alternate take)Mosaic MD6-205
tk.10Lucka DuceVee-Jay (J) RJL-2640, (J) FHCY-1001, (J) FHCY-1020/21, NVJ2-903, (J) PVCP-8188; Mosaic MD6-205
tk.4A Starling's Theme (alternate take)Mosaic MD6-205
60-1454 tk.6A Starling's ThemeVee-Jay VJLP 3005
tk.15Runnin' (1st version) (as Run)Vee-Jay (J) FHCY-1020/21, NVJ2-903, (J) PVCP-8188; Mosaic MD6-205
tk.5TibbitVee-Jay (J) RJL-6025, (J) FHCY-1001, (J) FHCY-1020/21, NVJ2-903, (J) PVCP-8188; Mosaic MD6-205
tk.1Just In Time (studio chatter)Vee-Jay (J) 22YB-2009, (J) 32YD-1009, (J) FHCY-1020/21; Mosaic MD6-205
tk.2Just In Time (alternate take)-
tk.3Just In TimeVee-Jay (J) RJL-6025, NVJ2-903, (J) PVCP-8188; Mosaic MD6-205
60-1453 tk.2W.K. BluesVee-Jay VJ 362, VJLP 3005

* Vee-Jay (J) RJL-2640   Various Artists - Alternate Sessions At The Early '60s
* Vee-Jay VJLP 3005, VJSR 3005   Fantastic Frank Strozier   1960
= Affinity (E) AFF 49   Frank Strozier, Booker Little - Waltz Of The Demons   1980
= Vee-Jay (J) 22YB-2009, (J) 32YD-1009, (J) FHCY-1020/21, (J) PVCP-8188   Fantastic Frank Strozier
= Vee-Jay NVJ2-903   Fantastic Frank Strozier-Plus   1993
= Mosaic MD6-205   The Complete Vee Jay Paul Chambers - Wynton Kelly Sessions 1959-61   2000
* Vee-Jay (J) RJL-6025   Wynton Kelly - Kelly's Memories
* Vee-Jay (J) FHCY-1001   Wynton Kelly - Alternate Takes Of Fantastic And The Others
* Vee-Jay VJ 362   Frank Strozier - W.K. Blues / Runnin'   1960

1960

Frank Strozier Quintet

Booker Little, trumpet; Frank Strozier, alto sax; Wynton Kelly, piano; Paul Chambers, bass; Jimmy Cobb, drums.

Bell Sound Studios, Studio B, NYC, February 3, 1960

tk.3I Don't Know (alternate take)Vee-Jay (J) FHCY-1001, (J) FHCY-1020/21; Mosaic MD6-205
60-1455 tk.6I Don't KnowVee-Jay VJLP 3005
tk.4Runnin' (alternate take)Vee-Jay (J) FHCY-1001, (J) FHCY-1020/21; Mosaic MD6-205
60-1457 tk.7Runnin'Vee-Jay VJ 362, VJLP 3005
tk.1Waltz Of The Demons (alternate take)Vee-Jay (J) FHCY-1001, (J) FHCY-1020/21; Mosaic MD6-205
60-1456 tk.3Waltz Of The DemonsVee-Jay VJLP 3005
tk.3Off Shore (alternate take)Vee-Jay (J) FHCY-1001, (J) FHCY-1020/21, NVJ2-903, (J) PVCP-8188; Mosaic MD6-205
60-1458 tk.5Off ShoreVee-Jay VJLP 3005

* Vee-Jay VJLP 3005, VJSR 3005   Fantastic Frank Strozier   1960
= Affinity (E) AFF 49   Frank Strozier, Booker Little - Waltz Of The Demons   1980
= Vee-Jay (J) 22YB-2009, (J) 32YD-1009, (J) FHCY-1020/21, (J) PVCP-8188   Fantastic Frank Strozier
= Vee-Jay NVJ2-903   Fantastic Frank Strozier-Plus   1993
= Mosaic MD6-205   The Complete Vee Jay Paul Chambers - Wynton Kelly Sessions 1959-61   2000
* Vee-Jay (J) FHCY-1001   Wynton Kelly - Alternate Takes Of Fantastic And The Others
* Vee-Jay VJ 362   Frank Strozier - W.K. Blues / Runnin'   1960

Armando Peraza Septet

Marcus Belgrave, Donald Byrd, Booker Little, trumpet; Mal Waldron, piano; Addison Farmer, bass; Ed Shaughnessy, drums; Armando Peraza, congas.

NYC, spring 1960

Chasing The BirdWarwick W 5003
Wee Tina-
Call To Arms-

Marcus Belgrave, Donald Byrd, Booker Little, trumpet; Mal Waldron, piano; Addison Farmer, bass; Ed Shaughnessy, drums; Armando Peraza as Armando Perazo, congas; Joe Scariza, editing engineer, remixing engineer.

Chasing The BirdTCB LP 1004
Call To Arms-
Wee Tina-

* Warwick W 5003, W 5003 ST   Curtis Fuller, Booker Little, Donald Byrd, 'Philly' Joe Jones, Paul Chambers, Pepper Adams, Bill Evans, Mal Waldron, Ed Shaughnessy, Armando Peraza, Marcus Belgrave, Addison Farmer, Don Ellis, Willie Rodriguez, Earl Zindars - The Soul Of Jazz Percussion
* TCB LP 1004   Donald Byrd, Booker Little - The Third World   1970?

Willie Rodriguez Octet

Don Ellis, Booker Little, trumpet; Curtis Fuller, trombone; Mal Waldron, piano; Addison Farmer, bass; 'Philly' Joe Jones, drums; Willie Rodriguez, congas; Ed Shaughnessy, percussion, vibes.

NYC, spring 1960

November AfternoonWarwick W 5003
Witchfire-
Construction Crew-

Don Ellis, Booker Little, trumpet; Curtis Fuller, trombone; Mal Waldron, piano; Addison Farmer, bass; "Philly" Joe Jones, drums; Willie Rodriguez, congas; Ed Shaughnessy, percussion, vibes; Joe Scariza, editing engineer, remixing engineer.

Witchfire (as Witch Fire)TCB LP 1003
Construction Crew (as Construction)TCB LP 1004
November Afternoon-

* Warwick W 5003, W 5003 ST   Curtis Fuller, Booker Little, Donald Byrd, 'Philly' Joe Jones, Paul Chambers, Pepper Adams, Bill Evans, Mal Waldron, Ed Shaughnessy, Armando Peraza, Marcus Belgrave, Addison Farmer, Don Ellis, Willie Rodriguez, Earl Zindars - The Soul Of Jazz Percussion
* TCB LP 1003   Booker Little, Booker Ervin - Sounds Of Inner City   1970
* TCB LP 1004   Donald Byrd, Booker Little - The Third World   1970?

Booker Little Quartet

Booker Little, trumpet; Tommy Flanagan, piano; Scott LaFaro, bass; Roy Haynes, drums.

NYC, April 13, 1960

Opening StatementTime 52011
Minor Sweet-
The Grand Valse-
Who Can I Turn To-

* Time 52011, S/2011   Booker Little   1960

Booker Little Quartet

Booker Little, trumpet; Wynton Kelly, piano; Scott LaFaro, bass; Roy Haynes, drums.

NYC, April 15, 1960

Bee Tee's Minor PleaTime 52011
Life's A Little Blue-

* Time 52011, S/2011   Booker Little   1960

The Teddy Charles New Directions Quartet

Booker Little, trumpet; Booker Ervin, tenor sax; Teddy Charles, vibes; Mal Waldron, piano; Addison Farmer, bass; Ed Shaughnessy, drums.

The Museum Of Modern Art, NYC, August 25, 1960

ScoochieWarwick W 2033
Cycles-
Embraceable You-
Blues De Tambour-
Stardust-
Take 3 Parts Jazz Suite: Route 4 / Byriste / Father George-
The Confined Few-

Booker Little, trumpet; Booker Ervin, tenor sax; Teddy Charles, vibes; Mal Waldron, piano; Addison Farmer, bass; Ed Shaughnessy, drums; Joe Scariza, editing engineer, remixing engineer.

Scoochie (as Souchie)TCB LP 1003
Cycles-
Stardust-
The Confined Few-
Blues De Tambour (as Blues De'Tambour)-

* Warwick W 2033, W 2033 ST   The Teddy Charles New Directions Quartet - Metronome Presents Jazz In The Garden At The Museum Of Modern Art   1960
* TCB LP 1003   Booker Little, Booker Ervin - Sounds Of Inner City   1970

Max Roach Septet/Sextet

Booker Little, trumpet; Julian Priester, trombone; Walter Benton, Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax; James Schenck, bass; Max Roach, drums; Abbey Lincoln, vocal; Nat Hentoff, supervisor.

Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, August 31, 1960

Driva' ManCandid CJM 8002

Booker Little, trumpet; Julian Priester, trombone; Walter Benton, tenor sax; James Schenck, bass; Max Roach, drums; Abbey Lincoln, vocal; Nat Hentoff, supervisor.

Freedom DayCandid CJM 8002, (E) CCD79038

* Candid CJM 8002, CJS 9002   Max Roach's Freedom Now Suite - We Insist!   1960
= Columbia JC 36390   Max Roach - Freedom Now Suite: Max   1980
= Candid (Eu) CS 9002   Max Roach's Freedom Now Suite - We Insist!   1986
= Candid (E) CCD79002   -   1989
* Candid (E) CCD79038   Max Roach - Candid Roach   2009

Max Roach Duo/Nonet

Booker Little, trumpet; Julian Priester, trombone; Walter Benton, tenor sax; James Schenck, bass; Max Roach, drums; Michael Olatunji, conga drums; Tomas Du Vall, Raymond Mantillo, percussion; Abbey Lincoln, vocal; Nat Hentoff, supervisor.

Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, September 6, 1960

All AfricaCandid CJM 8002
Tears For Johannesburg-

* Candid CJM 8002, CJS 9002   Max Roach's Freedom Now Suite - We Insist!   1960
= Columbia JC 36390   Max Roach - Freedom Now Suite: Max   1980
= Candid (Eu) CS 9002   Max Roach's Freedom Now Suite - We Insist!   1986
= Candid (E) CCD79002   -   1989

Jazz Artists Guild

Booker Little, trumpet; Julian Priester, trombone; Walter Benton, tenor sax; John "Peck" Morrison, bass; Jo Jones, Max Roach, drums; Nat Hentoff, supervisor.

Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, November 1, 1960

Cliff WalkCandid CJM 8022, (E) CCD79038

* Candid CJM 8022, CJS 9022   Jazz Artists Guild - Newport Rebels   1961
= Barnaby BR-5022   -   1978
= Candid (Eu) CS 9022   -   1985
= Candid (E) CCD79022   -   1989
* Candid (E) CCD79038   Max Roach - Candid Roach   2009

Eric Dolphy - Booker Little Quintet

Booker Little, trumpet; Eric Dolphy, alto sax, bass clarinet, flute; Jaki Byard, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Roy Haynes, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 21, 1960

2772Ode To Charlie ParkerNew Jazz NJLP 8270
2773Mrs. Parker Of K.C. (as Bird's Mother)-
2774It's Magic-
2775SerenePrestige P-24046, MPP-2517; Original Jazz Classics OJC-400, OJCCD-400-2
2776Miss AnnNew Jazz NJLP 8270
2777Far Cry-
2778Left Alone-
2779Tenderly-

* New Jazz NJLP 8270   Eric Dolphy With Booker Little - Far Cry   1962
= Prestige PRST 7747   Eric Dolphy - Far Cry!   1970
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-400, OJCCD-400-2   Eric Dolphy With Booker Little - Far Cry   1989
= Prestige P-24053   Eric Dolphy/Ron Carter - Magic   1975
* Prestige P-24046   Various Artists - 25 Years Of Prestige   1974
* Prestige MPP-2517   Eric Dolphy - Dash One   1982

1961 (aged 23)

Abbey Lincoln

Booker Little, trumpet; Julian Priester, trombone; Walter Benton, Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax; Eric Dolphy, reeds; Mal Waldron, piano; Art Davis, bass; Max Roach, drums; Montego Joe as Roger Sanders, Robert Whitley, conga drums #6,7; Abbey Lincoln, vocal; Nat Hentoff, supervisor.

Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, February 22, 1961

1.Straight AheadCandid 45-602 (later), CJM 8015
2.When Malindy SingsCandid 45-602, CJM 8015, (E) CCD79038
3.In The RedCandid CJM 8015, (E) CCD79038
4.Blue MonkCandid CJM 8015
5.Left Alone-
6.African LadyCandid 45-602, CJM 8015, (E) CCD79000
7.African Lady (take 4)Candid (Eu) CS 9033
8.RetributionCandid 45-602 (later), CJM 8015

* Candid CJM 8015, CJS 9015   Abbey Lincoln - Straight Ahead   1961
= Barnaby KZ 31037   -   1972
= Candid (Eu) CS 9015   -   1985
= Candid (E) CCD79015   -   1988
* Candid (Eu) CS 9033, (E) CCD79033   Eric Dolphy - Candid Dolphy   1989
* Candid (E) CCD79038   Max Roach - Candid Roach   2009
* Candid (E) CCD79000   Various Artists - Candid Jazz   1988
* Candid 45-602 (later)   Abbey Lincoln - Straight Ahead / Retribution   1961
* Candid 45-602   Abbey Lincoln - When Malindy Sings / African Lady   1961

Booker Little Sextet

Booker Little, trumpet; Julian Priester, trombone; Eric Dolphy, alto sax, bass clarinet, flute; Don Friedman, piano; Art Davis, bass; Max Roach, drums, tympani, vibes; Nat Hentoff, supervisor.

Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, March 17, 1961

We SpeakCandid CJM 8027, (E) CCD79038
Quiet, PleaseCandid CJM 8027
Quiet, Please (take 1)Candid (Eu) CS 9033
A New DayCandid CJM 8027, (E) CCD79038

* Candid CJM 8027, CJS 9027   Booker Little - Out Front   1961
= Barnaby BR-5019   -   1977
= Candid (Eu) CS 9027   -   1985
= Candid (E) CCD79027   -   1989
= Candid (J) 32JDC-106   -   1987
= Candid (J) TKCB-30462   -   1991
* Candid (Eu) CS 9033, (E) CCD79033   Eric Dolphy - Candid Dolphy   1989
* Candid (E) CCD79038   Max Roach - Candid Roach   2009

Booker Little Sextet

Booker Little, trumpet; Julian Priester, trombone; Eric Dolphy, alto sax, bass clarinet, flute; Don Friedman, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Max Roach, drums, tympani, vibes; Nat Hentoff, supervisor.

Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, April 4, 1961

Strength And SanityCandid CJM 8027
Strength And Sanity (alternate take)Candid (J) 32JDC-106, (J) TKCB-30462
Moods In Free Time (take 5)Candid CJM 8027, (Eu) CS 9033
Man Of WordsCandid CJM 8027, (E) CCD79000
Hazy HuesCandid CJM 8027
Hazy Hues (take 5)Candid (Eu) CS 9033

* Candid CJM 8027, CJS 9027   Booker Little - Out Front   1961
= Barnaby BR-5019   -   1977
= Candid (Eu) CS 9027   -   1985
= Candid (E) CCD79027   -   1989
= Candid (J) 32JDC-106   -   1987
= Candid (J) TKCB-30462   -   1991
* Candid (Eu) CS 9033, (E) CCD79033   Eric Dolphy - Candid Dolphy   1989
* Candid (E) CCD79000   Various Artists - Candid Jazz   1988

John Coltrane Orchestra

Freddie Hubbard, Booker Little, trumpet; Jimmy Buffington, Donald Corrado, Bob Northern, Robert Swisshelm, Julius Watkins, French horn; Charles Greenlee, Julian Priester, euphonium; Bill Barber, tuba; Garvin Bushell, piccolo, reeds; Eric Dolphy, alto sax, flute, bass clarinet; John Coltrane, tenor, soprano sax; Pat Patrick, baritone sax; McCoy Tyner, piano; Reggie Workman, bass; Paul Chambers, bass #5; Elvin Jones, drums; McCoy Tyner, arranger #1,5; John Coltrane, arranger #2,3,5; Romulus Franceschini, arranger, conductor #4; Eric Dolphy, orchestrator, conductor #1-3,5.

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

1.GreensleevesImpulse! A-6, AS-9223-2, GRD-3-119
2.Song Of The Underground RailroadImpulse! AS-9273, MCAD-5541
3.Greensleeves (alternate take)Impulse! AS-9273
4.The Damned Don't CryImpulse! IZ-9361/2, IMPD-2-168
5.Africa (first version)-

* Impulse! A-6, AS-6   The John Coltrane Quartet - Africa/Brass   1961
= Impulse! IMPD-2-168   The John Coltrane Quartet - The Complete Africa/Brass Sessions   1995
* Impulse! AS-9223-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years Vol. 2
* Impulse! AS-9273   John Coltrane - The Africa Brass Sessions Vol. 2   1974
= Impulse! IMPD-2-168   The John Coltrane Quartet - The Complete Africa/Brass Sessions   1995
* Impulse! IZ-9361/2   The Mastery Of John Coltrane/Vol. IV - Trane's Modes   1979
* Impulse! GRD-3-119   A John Coltrane Retrospective - The Impulse! Years   1992
* Impulse! MCAD-5541   John Coltrane - From The Original Master Tapes   1985

John Coltrane Orchestra

Booker Little, trumpet; Britt Woodman, trombone; Donald Corrado, Bob Northern, Robert Swisshelm, Julius Watkins, French horn; Carl Bowman, euphonium; Bill Barber, tuba; Eric Dolphy, alto sax, flute, bass clarinet; John Coltrane, tenor sax; Pat Patrick, baritone sax; McCoy Tyner, piano; Reggie Workman, bass; Art Davis, bass #2,3; Elvin Jones, drums; John Coltrane, McCoy Tyner, arranger; Eric Dolphy, orchestrator, conductor.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 7, 1961

1.Blues MinorImpulse! A-6
2.Africa (alternate take)Impulse! AS-9273
3.AfricaImpulse! A-6, AS-9200-2

* Impulse! A-6, AS-6   The John Coltrane Quartet - Africa/Brass   1961
= Impulse! IMPD-2-168   The John Coltrane Quartet - The Complete Africa/Brass Sessions   1995
* Impulse! AS-9273   John Coltrane - The Africa Brass Sessions Vol. 2   1974
= Impulse! IMPD-2-168   The John Coltrane Quartet - The Complete Africa/Brass Sessions   1995
* Impulse! AS-9200-2   The Best Of John Coltrane - His Greatest Years

Booker Little Sextet

Booker Little, trumpet; Julian Priester, trombone #1-5,7-9; George Coleman, tenor sax #1-5,7-9; Don Freedman, piano; Reggie Workman, bass; Pete La Roca, drums.

NYC, summer 1961

1.Victory And SorrowBethlehem BCP-6061
2.Forward Flight-
3.Looking Ahead-
4.Looking Ahead (alternate take 4)unissued
5.Looking Ahead (alternate take 7)-
6.If I Should Lose YouBethlehem BCP-6061
7.Calling Softly-
8.Booker's Blues-
9.Matilde-

* Bethlehem BCP-6061   Booker Little And Friend   1961

Eric Dolphy - Booker Little Quintet

Booker Little, trumpet; Eric Dolphy, alto sax, bass clarinet, flute; Mal Waldron, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Ed Blackwell, drums.

Five Spot Cafe, NYC, July 16, 1961

3146warming up and tuningPrestige rejected
3147Status SeekingPrestige PR 7382
3148God Bless The Child-
3149AggressionPrestige PRLP 7294
3150Like Someone In Love-
3151Fire WaltzNew Jazz NJLP 8260
3152Bee Vamp-
-Bee Vamp (alternate take)Prestige MPP-2517; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-133-2
3153The ProphetNew Jazz NJLP 8260
3154Number EightPrestige PR 7334
3155Booker's Waltz-

* Prestige PR 7382, PRST 7382   Eric Dolphy - Here And There   1966
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-673-2   -   1991
= Prestige P-24070   Eric Dolphy - Status   1977
* Prestige PRLP 7294, PRST 7294   Eric Dolphy At The Five Spot Volume 2.   1963
= Prestige PRST 7826   -   1970
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-247   -   1986
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-247-2   -   1992
= Prestige P-34002   The Great Concert Of Eric Dolphy   1974
* New Jazz NJLP 8260   Eric Dolphy At The Five Spot Volume 1.   1961
= Prestige PRST 7611   Eric Dolphy At The Five Spot Vol. 1   1969
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-133   Eric Dolphy At The Five Spot Volume 1.   1984
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-133-2   -   1991
= Prestige P-34002   The Great Concert Of Eric Dolphy   1974
* Prestige MPP-2517   Eric Dolphy - Dash One   1982
* Prestige PR 7334, PRST 7334   Eric Dolphy & Booker Little Memorial Album: Recorded Live At The Five Spot   1965
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-353, OJCCD-353-2   -   1989
= Prestige P-34002   The Great Concert Of Eric Dolphy   1974

Max Roach

Booker Little, trumpet; Julian Priester, trombone; Eric Dolphy, flute, alto sax, bass clarinet; Clifford Jordan, tenor sax; Mal Waldron, piano; Art Davis, bass; Max Roach, drums; Carlos "Patato" Valeler, conga drums #1; Carlos "Totico" Eugenio, cowbell #1; Abbey Lincoln, voice.

NYC, August 1, 1961

1. 10460Garvey's GhostImpulse! A-8, ASD-9228-3
2. 10461MendacityImpulse! A-8, ASD-9228-3, ASH-9253-3

* Impulse! A-8, AS-8   Max Roach - Percussion Bitter Sweet   1961
= Impulse! GRD-122   -   1993
* Impulse! ASD-9228-3   Various Artists - Impulse Energy Essentials
* Impulse! ASH-9253-3   Various Artists - The Saxophone

Max Roach

Booker Little, trumpet; Julian Priester, trombone; Eric Dolphy, flute, alto sax, bass clarinet; Clifford Jordan, tenor sax; Mal Waldron, piano; Art Davis, bass; Max Roach, drums; Carlos "Patato" Valeler, conga drums #2; Carlos "Totico" Eugenio, cowbell #2.

NYC, August 3, 1961

1. 10462MamaImpulse! A-8, ASH-9272-3
2. 10463Tender WarriorsImpulse! A-8

* Impulse! A-8, AS-8   Max Roach - Percussion Bitter Sweet   1961
= Impulse! GRD-122   -   1993
* Impulse! ASH-9272-3   Various Artists - The Drums

Max Roach

Booker Little, trumpet; Julian Priester, trombone; Eric Dolphy, flute, alto sax, bass clarinet; Clifford Jordan, tenor sax; Mal Waldron, piano; Art Davis, bass; Max Roach, drums.

NYC, August 8, 1961

10468Praise For A MartyrImpulse! A-8

* Impulse! A-8, AS-8   Max Roach - Percussion Bitter Sweet   1961
= Impulse! GRD-122   -   1993

Max Roach

Booker Little, trumpet; Julian Priester, trombone; Eric Dolphy, flute, alto sax, bass clarinet; Clifford Jordan, tenor sax; Mal Waldron, piano; Art Davis, bass; Max Roach, drums; Carlos "Patato" Valeler, conga drums; Carlos "Totico" Eugenio, cowbell.

NYC, August 9, 1961

10473Man From South AfricaImpulse! A-8

* Impulse! A-8, AS-8   Max Roach - Percussion Bitter Sweet   1961
= Impulse! GRD-122   -   1993