Charles Tolliver Catalog

1968 (age 26)

Charles Tolliver And His All Stars  (Black Lion (E) BLP 30117)

Charles Tolliver, trumpet; Gary Bartz, alto sax #4-6; Herbie Hancock, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Joe Chambers, drums.
Town Sound Studios, Englewood, NJ, July 2, 1968
1.Earl's World
2.Peace With Myself
3.Right Now
4.Household Of Saud
5.Lil's Paradise
6.Paper Man
** also issued on Freedom (E) FLP 41002; Arista Freedom AL 1002 entitled "Paper Man".

1972 (age 30)

Charles Tolliver's Music Inc - Live At The Loosdrecht Jazz Festival  (Strata-East SES-19740/1)

Charles Tolliver, trumpet, flugelhorn; John Hicks, piano; Reggie Workman, bass; Alvin Queen, drums.
"Loosdrecht Jazz Festival", Netherlands, August 9, 1972
Grand Max
Truth
Prayer For Peace
same session.
Our Second Father
Repetition
** also issued on Black Lion (E) BLP 30131/2 entitled "Charles Tolliver's Music Inc. - Live At The Loosdrecht Jazz Festival". Black Lion (G) BLCD 760145 entitled "Charles Tolliver - Grand Max".

1977

Charles Tolliver - New Tolliver  (Baystate (J) RVJ-6025)

Charles Tolliver, trumpet; Nathen Page, guitar; Steve Novosel, bass; Alvin Queen, drums.
Paris, France, November, 1977
Earl's World
Impact
Compassion
Truth
** also issued on Strata-East SES-8001, (G) SECD 9011; Bellaphon (G) 660-51-007 entitled "Charles Tolliver, Music Inc - Compassion". Baystate (J) BVCJ-35117.

1979

The Charles Tolliver Big Band - Mosaic Select  (Mosaic MS-037)

Charles Tolliver, trumpet; and others.
Funkhaus Des NDR, Hamburg, West Germany, February 19-23, 1979
Ruthie's Heart
Mother Wit
Plight
Lynnsome
Grand Max
Rejoicin'
Impact
** same contents as Strata-East SES-1971 + SES-19757 + 7 bonus tracks.

1988 (age 46)

Charles Tolliver - Live In Berlin At The Quasimodo, Vol. 1  (Strata-East (G) SECD 9003)

Charles Tolliver, trumpet; Alain Jean-Marie, piano; Ugonna Okegwa, bass; Ralph Van Duncan, drums.
"Quasimodo", Berlin, West Germany, July 21 & 22, 1988
Ruthie's Heart
Ah I See
Stretch
On The Nile
** also issued on Bellaphon (G) 660-51-001.

Charles Tolliver - Live In Berlin At The Quasimodo, Vol. 2  (Strata-East (G) SECD 9013)

Charles Tolliver, trumpet; Alain Jean-Marie, piano; Ugonna Okegwa, bass; Ralph Van Duncan, drums.: same session.
"Quasimodo", Berlin, West Germany, July 21 & 22, 1988
Toughin'
Drought
For Love Of What
Impact
In The Trenches
** also issued on Bellaphon (G) 660-51-011.

2006 (age 64)

Charles Tolliver Big Band - With Love  (Blue Note 0946 3 69315 2 4)

Charles Tolliver, trumpet; with The Charles Tolliver Big Band: Chris Albert, Keyon Harrold, David Weiss, James Zollar, trumpet; David Guy, lead trumpet; Joe Fiedler, Clark Gayton, Stafford Hunter, Jason Jackson, trombone; Aaron Johnson, bass trombone, tuba; Jimmy Cozier, alto sax; Todd Bashore, alto sax, clarinet; Craig Handy, alto, soprano sax, clarinet, flute; Billy Harper, tenor sax; Bill Saxton, tenor sax, clarinet; Howard Johnson, baritone sax, bass clarinet; Stanley Cowell or Robert Glasper, piano; Cecil McBee, acoustic bass; Victor Lewis, drums; with special guest: Ched Tolliver, guitar.
Bennett Studios, Englewood, NJ, June 2 & 3, 2006
Rejoicin'
With Love
'Round Midnight
Mournin' Variations
Right Now
Suspicion
Hit The Spot

2008

Charles Tolliver Big Band - Emperor March - Live At The Blue Note  (Half Note HN 4539)

Charles Tolliver, trumpet; with Keyon Harrold, Cameron Johnson, David Weiss, Michael Williams, trumpet; Mike Dease, Stafford Hunter, Jason Jackson, Ernest Stuart, trombone; Aaron Johnson, bass trombone; Todd Bashore, alto sax, flute, piccolo; Bruce Williams, alto, soprano sax, clarinet, flute; Billy Harper, Marcus Strickland, tenor sax; Bill Saxton, tenor, soprano sax, clarinet, flute; Jason Marshall, baritone sax, bass clarinet; Stanley Cowell or Anthony Wonsey, piano; Reggie Workman, bass; Gene Jackson, drums.
"Blue Note", NYC, July 10 & 11, 2008
On The Nile
I Want To Talk About You
Emperor March
Chedlike
In The Trenches
Toughin'