Cecil McBee Catalog

1974 (age 39)

Cecil McBee - Mutima  (Strata-East SES-7417)

Cecil McBee, bass, overdubbed bass.
Minot Sound, White Plains, NY, May 8, 1974
From Within
Tex Allen, trumpet, flugelhorn; Art Webb, flute; Allen Braufman, alto sax; George Adams, tenor, soprano sax; Onaje Allen Gumbs, piano, electric piano; Cecil McBee, bass; Jimmy Hopps, drums; Jaboli Billy Hart, cymbal, percussion; Lawrence Killian, congas; Michael Carvin, gong, percussion; Dee Dee Bridgewater as Deedee Bridgewater, vocals.
Voice Of The 7th Angel
Tex Allen, trumpet; Allen Braufman, alto sax; George Adams, tenor sax; Onaje Allen Gumbs, piano; Cecil McBee, bass; Lawrence Killian, bells; Jimmy Hopps, percussion.
Life Waves
Tex Allen, trumpet, flugelhorn; Art Webb, flute; Allen Braufman, alto sax; George Adams, tenor, soprano sax; Onaje Allen Gumbs, piano, electric piano; Cecil McBee, bass; Jimmy Hopps, drums; Jaboli Billy Hart, cymbal, percussion; Lawrence Killian, congas; Michael Carvin, gong, percussion.
Mutima
add Allen Nelson, drums.
A Feeling
Cecil McBee Jr., electric bass; replaces Nelson.
Tulsa Black

1977 (age 42)

Cecil McBee - Music From The Source  (enja (G) 3019)

Joe Gardner, trumpet, flugelhorn; Chico Freeman, tenor sax, flute; Dennis Moorman, piano; Cecil McBee, bass; Steve McCall, drums; Don Moye, congas.
"Sweet Basil", NYC, August 2, 1977
Agnez (With Respect To Roy Haynes)
God Spirit
First Song In The Day
** also issued on enja (G) CD 3019-2; Inner City IC 3023.

Cecil McBee Sextet With Chico Freeman - Compassion  (enja (G) 3041)

Joe Gardner, trumpet; Chico Freeman, soprano, tenor sax; Dennis Moorman, piano; Cecil McBee, bass; Steve McCall, drums; Don Moye, percussion.
"Sweet Basil", NYC, August 3, 1977
Pepi's Samba
Undercurrent
Compassion
** also issued on Inner City IC 3033.

1979

Cecil McBee - Alternate Spaces  (India Navigation IN 1043)

Joe Gardner, trumpet; Chico Freeman, tenor, soprano sax, flute; Don Pullen, piano; Cecil McBee, bass; Allen Nelson, drums; Famoudou Don Moye, percussion.
released 1979
Alternate Spaces
Consequence
Come Sunrise
Sorta, Kinda Blue
Expression

1982

Cecil McBee - Flying Out  (India Navigation IN 1053)

Olu Dara, cornet; John Blake, violin; David Eyges, cello; Cecil McBee, bass, piano; Billy Hart, drums.
Sound Heights Studio, Brooklyn, NY, 1982
First Impression
Truth-A Path To Peace
Into A Fantasy
Flying Out
Blues On The Bottom

1996 (age 61)

The Cecil McBee Band - Unspoken  (Palmetto Records PM 2023)

James Zollar, trumpet; Randall Connors, alto sax; David Berkman, piano; Cecil McBee, bass; Matt Wilson, drums.
Sound On Sound, NYC, October 20, 1996
Pantamime
Unspoken
Catfish
Sleeping Giant
Lucia
Inside Out
Slippin' N Slidin'
Tight Squeeze