Dave Holland Discography

1971 (age 25)

David Holland - Derek Bailey Duo

Derek Bailey, guitar; David Holland, cello.
"Little Theater Club", London, England, January, 1971
Improvised Piece IIIECM (G) ECM 1013
Improvised Piece IV-
Improvised Piece V-
* ECM (G) ECM 1013   David Holland, Derek Bailey - Improvisations For Cello And Guitar

David Holland - Barre Phillips Duo

Barre Phillips, bass; David Holland, bass, cello.
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, February 15, 1971
Improvised Piece IECM (G) ECM 1011
Improvised Piece II-
Beans-
Raindrops-
Maybe I Can Sing It For You-
Just A Whisper-
Song For Clare-
* ECM (G) ECM 1011, ECM 1011 (CD)   David Holland, Barre Phillips - Music From Two Basses

1972

David Holland Quartet

Anthony Braxton, Sam Rivers, reeds, flute; David Holland, bass; Barry Altschul, percussion, marimba.
Allegro Sound Studios, NYC, November 30, 1972
Four WindsECM (G) ECM 1027
Q & A-
Conference Of The BirdsECM (G) ECM 1027, (J) PA-4016, (G) :rarum 8010
InterceptionECM (G) ECM 1027
Now Here (Nowhere)-
See-Saw-
* ECM (G) ECM 1027, ECM 1027 (CD)   David Holland Quartet - Conference Of The Birds
* ECM (J) PA-4016   Various Artists - ECM Special VI - New Music In Bass
* ECM (G) :rarum 8010   Dave Holland - Selected Recordings

1977 (age 31)

Dave Holland Solo

Dave Holland, bass.
Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, August, 1977
SpheresECM (G) ECM 1109
Emerald Tears-
Combination-
B-40/RS-4-W/M23-6K-
Under Redwoods-
Solar-
Flurries-
Hooveling-
* ECM (G) ECM 1109, ECM 1109 (CD)   Dave Holland - Emerald Tears

1982

David Holland Solo

David Holland, cello.
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, November, 1982
Life Cycle: InceptionECM (G) ECM 1238, :rarum 8010
Life Cycle: DiscoveryECM (G) ECM 1238
Life Cycle: Longing-
Life Cycle: Search-
Life Cycle: Resolution-
Sonnet-
Rune-
Troubadour Tale-
Grapevine-
Morning Song-
Chanson Pour La Nuit-
* ECM (G) ECM 1238, ECM 1238 (CD)   David Holland - Life Cycle
* ECM (G) :rarum 8010   Dave Holland - Selected Recordings

1983

Dave Holland Quintet

Kenny Wheeler, trumpet, pocket trumpet, cornet, flugelhorn; Julian Priester, trombone; Steve Coleman, alto sax, flute; Dave Holland, bass, cello; Steve Ellington, drums.
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, October, 1983
Jumpin' InECM (G) ECM 1269
First Snow-
The Dragon And The Samurai-
New-One-
Sunrise-
Shadow Dance-
You I LoveECM (G) ECM 1269, :rarum 8010
* ECM (G) ECM 1269, ECM 1269 (CD)   Dave Holland Quintet - Jumpin' In
* ECM (G) :rarum 8010   Dave Holland - Selected Recordings

1984

Dave Holland Quintet

Kenny Wheeler, trumpet, cornet, pocket trumpet, flugelhorn; Julian Priester, trombone; Steve Coleman, alto, soprano sax, flute; Dave Holland, bass; Marvin "Smitty" Smith, drums, percussion.
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, November, 1984
UhrenECM (G) ECM 1292
HomecomingECM (G) ECM 1292, :rarum 8010
PerspicuityECM (G) ECM 1292
Celebration-
World Protection Blues-
Gridlock (Opus 8)-
Walk-A-Way-
The Good Doctor-
Double Vision-
* ECM (G) ECM 1292, ECM 1292 (CD)   Dave Holland Quintet - Seeds Of Time
* ECM (G) :rarum 8010   Dave Holland - Selected Recordings

1987 (age 41)

Dave Holland Quintet

Kenny Wheeler, flugelhorn, trumpet, cornet; Robin Eubanks, trombone; Steve Coleman, alto sax; Dave Holland, double bass; Marvin "Smitty" Smith, drums.
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, February, 1987
Brother TyECM (G) ECM 1353
Vedana-
The Razor's Edge-
Blues For C.M.-
Vortex-
5 Four Six-
Wights Waits For Weights-
Figit Time-
* ECM (G) ECM 1353, ECM 1353 (CD)   Dave Holland Quintet - The Razor's Edge

1988

Dave Holland Trio

Steve Coleman, alto sax; Dave Holland, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums.
The Power Station, NYC, March, 1988
GamesECM (G) ECM 1373
Quiet Fire-
Take The Coltrane-
Rivers Run-
Four WindsECM (G) ECM 1373, :rarum 8010
Triple DanceECM (G) ECM 1373
Blue-
African Lullaby-
Segment-
* ECM (G) ECM 1373, ECM 1373 (CD)   Dave Holland Trio - Triplicate
* ECM (G) :rarum 8010   Dave Holland - Selected Recordings

1989

Dave Holland Quartet

Steve Coleman, alto sax; Kevin Eubanks, guitar; Dave Holland, bass; Marvin "Smitty" Smith, drums.
The Power Station, NYC, September, 1989
NemesisECM (G) ECM 1410, :rarum 8010
ProcessionalECM (G) ECM 1410
Black Hole-
The Oracle-
101 Degrees Fahrenheit (Slow Meltdown)-
Color Of Mind-
* ECM (G) ECM 1410, ECM 1410 (CD)   Dave Holland Quartet - Extensions
* ECM (G) :rarum 8010   Dave Holland - Selected Recordings

1993

Dave Holland Solo

Dave Holland, bass.
NYC, 1993
HomecomingveraBra Records (G) vBr 2148 2
Three Step Dance-
Pork Pie Hat-
Jumpin' In-
Reminiscence-
Mr. P.C.-
Little Girl I'll Miss You-
Cashel-
Blues For C.M.-
Pass It On-
God Bless The Child-
* veraBra Records (G) vBr 2148 2   Dave Holland - Ones All

1995

Dave Holland Quartet +

Eric Person, alto, soprano sax; Steve Nelson, vibes, marimba; Dave Holland, double bass; Gene Jackson, drums; Cassandra Wilson, vocals #4; Maya Angelou, poems #4.
The Power Station, NYC, March, 1995
1.The Winding WayECM (G) ECM 1572
2.Lazy Snake-
3.Claressence-
4.EqualityECM (G) ECM 1572, :rarum 8010
5.Ebb And FloECM (G) ECM 1572
6.Dream Of The Elders-
7.Second Thoughts-
8.Equality-
* ECM (G) ECM 1572   Dave Holland Quartet - Dream Of The Elders
* ECM (G) :rarum 8010   Dave Holland - Selected Recordings

1997 (age 51)

Dave Holland Quintet

Robin Eubanks, trombone; Steve Wilson, soprano, alto sax; Steve Nelson, vibes, marimba; Dave Holland, double bass; Billy Kilson, drums.
Avatar Studios, NYC, September 25 & 26, 1997
The BalanceECM (G) ECM 1663, :rarum 8010
Mr. B.ECM (G) ECM 1663
Bedouin Trail-
Metamorphos-
Ario-
Herbaceous-
The Benevolent One-
Serenade-
* ECM (G) ECM 1663   Dave Holland Quintet - Points Of View
* ECM (G) :rarum 8010   Dave Holland - Selected Recordings

1998

Dave Holland Quintet

Robin Eubanks, trombone, cowbell; Chris Potter, soprano, alto, tenor sax; Steve Nelson, vibes, marimba; Dave Holland, double bass; Billy Kilson, drums.
Avatar Studios, NYC, December 10-12, 1998
Prime DirectiveECM (G) ECM 1698, :rarum 8010
Looking UpECM (G) ECM 1698
Make Believe-
A Seeking Spirit-
High Wire-
Jugglers Parade-
Candelight Vigil-
Wonders Never Cease-
Down Time-
* ECM (G) ECM 1698   Dave Holland Quintet - Prime Directive
* ECM (G) :rarum 8010   Dave Holland - Selected Recordings

2000

Dave Holland Quintet

Robin Eubanks, trombone, cowbell; Chris Potter, soprano, alto, tenor sax; Steve Nelson, vibes, marimba; Dave Holland, double bass; Billy Kilson, drums.
Avatar Studios, NYC, September 21-23, 2000
Global CitzenECM (G) ECM 1758
For All You Are-
Lost And Found-
Shifting SandsECM (G) ECM 1758, :rarum 8010
Billows Of RhythmECM (G) ECM 1758
What Goes Around-
Go Fly A Kite-
Not For Nothin'-
Cosmosis-
* ECM (G) ECM 1758   Dave Holland Quintet - Not For Nothin'
* ECM (G) :rarum 8010   Dave Holland - Selected Recordings

2001

Dave Holland Big Band

Duane Eubanks, Earl Gardner, Alex Sipiagin, trumpet, flugelhorn; Robin Eubanks, Andre Hayward, Josh Roseman, trombone; Mark Gross, alto sax; Antonio Hart, alto sax, flute; Chris Potter, tenor sax; Gary Smulyan, baritone sax; Steve Nelson, vibes; Dave Holland, double bass; Billy Kilson, drums.
Avatar Studios, NYC, January, 2001
Triple DanceECM (G) ECM 1777
Blues For C.M.-
The Razor's Edge-
What Goes Around-
Upswing-
First Snow-
Shadow Dance-
* ECM (G) ECM 1777   Dave Holland Big Band - What Goes Around

Dave Holland Quintet

Robin Eubanks, trombone, cowbell; Chris Potter, soprano, alto, tenor sax; Steve Nelson, vibes, marimba; Dave Holland, double bass; Billy Kilson, drums.
"Birdland", NYC, November 21-24, 2001
The BalanceECM (G) ECM 1864/65
High Wire-
Jugglers Parade-
Make Believe-
Free For All-
same session.
Claressence-
Prime Directive-
Bedouin Trail-
Metamorphos-
* ECM (G) ECM 1864/65   Dave Holland Quintet - Extended Play - Live At Birdland

2002

Dave Holland Big Band

Duane Eubanks, Taylor Haskins, Alex "Sasha" Sipiagin, trumpet, flugelhorn; Jonathan Arons, Robin Eubanks, Josh Roseman, trombone; Mark Gross, alto sax; Antonio Hart, alto, soprano sax, flute; Chris Potter, tenor sax; Gary Smulyan, baritone sax; Steve Nelson, vibes, marimba; Dave Holland, double bass; Billy Kilson, drums.
Avatar Studios, NYC, November, 2002
The Monterey Suite: I. Bring It OnDare2 Records SSC 3028
The Monterey Suite: II. Free For All-
The Monterey Suite: III. A Time Remembered-
The Monterey Suite: IV. Happy Jammy-
Ario-
Mental Images-
Last Minute Man-
* Dare2 Records SSC 3028   Dave Holland Big Band - Overtime

2005

Dave Holland Quintet

Robin Eubanks, trombone; Chris Potter, tenor, soprano sax; Steve Nelson, vibes, marimba, tambourine; Dave Holland, double bass; Nate Smith, drums.
Avatar Studios, NYC, December, 2005
The Eyes Have ItDare2 Records SSC 3058
Easy Did It-
Vicissitudes-
The Leak-
Secret Garden-
Lucky Seven-
Full Circle-
Amator Silenti-
* Dare2 Records SSC 3058   Dave Holland Quintet - Critical Mass

2007 (age 61)

Dave Holland Sextet

Alex "Sasha" Sipiagin, trumpet; Robin Eubanks, trombone; Antonio Hart, alto sax; Mulgrew Miller, piano; Dave Holland, double bass; Eric Harland, drums.
Avatar Studios, NYC, August, 2007
The Sum Of All PartsDare2 Records B0011860-02
Fast Track-
Lazy Snake-
Double Vision-
Equality-
Modern Times-
Rivers Run-
Processional-
Pass It On-
* Dare2 Records B0011860-02   Dave Holland Sextet - Pass It On

Dave Holland Quintet

Robin Eubanks, trombone; Chris Potter, sax; Steve Nelson, vibes, marimba; Dave Holland, acoustic bass; Nate Smith, drums.
"Wangaratta Jazz Festival", "Wangaratta Town Hall", Victoria, Australia, November 2, 2007
IntroAll Blues Records ABR-023
The Eyes Have It-
Easy Did It-
Veil Of Tears-
Lucky Seven-
* All Blues Records ABR-023   Dave Holland Quintet - Wangaratta Jazz Festival 2007

Dave Holland Quintet

Robin Eubanks, trombone; Chris Potter, sax; Steve Nelson, vibes; Dave Holland, bass; Nate Smith, drums.
world tour recordings, 2007
Looking UpDare2 Records DR2-001D
Easy Did It-
Secret Garden-
Claressence-
* Dare2 Records DR2-001D   Dave Holland Quintet - Archive Series, Vol. 1 - DHQ '07

2009

Dave Holland Octet

Alex "Sasha" Sipiagin, trumpet, flugelhorn; Robin Eubanks, trombone; Antonio Hart, alto sax, flute; Chris Potter, tenor, soprano sax; Gary Smulyan, baritone sax; Steve Nelson, vibes, marimba; Dave Holland, bass; Nate Smith, drums.
"Birdland", NYC, January 7-11, 2009
PathwaysDare2 Records DR2-004
How's Never?-
Sea Of Marmara-
Ebb And Flow-
Blue Jean-
Wind Dance-
Shadow Dance-
* Dare2 Records DR2-004   Dave Holland Octet - Pathways

2010

Dave Holland And Pepe Habichuela

Carlos Carmona, Josemi Carmona, Pepe Habichuela, guitar; Dave Holland, bass; Juan Carmona, Israel Porrina (Pirana), cajon, percussion.
CATA Studio, Madrid, Spain, March 15-20, 2010
Hands (Fandango De Huelva)Dare2 Records DR2-006
Subi La Cuesta (Tangos)-
Camaron (Taranta)-
The Whirling Dervish-
Yesqueros (Media Granaina)-
El Ritmo Me Lleva (Rumba)-
Bailaor (Seguiriya Cabal)-
Joyride-
Puente Quebrao (Buleria)-
My Friend Dave (Solea)-
* Dare2 Records DR2-006   Dave Holland, Pepe Habichuela - Hands

2012

Dave Holland Prism

Craig Taborn, piano, Fender Rhodes; Kevin Eubanks, guitar; Dave Holland, bass; Eric Harland, drums.
Sear Sound, NYC, August 9 & 10, 2012
The WatcherDare2 Records DR2-007
The Empty Chair-
Spirals-
Choir-
The Color Of Iris-
A New Day-
The True Meaning Of Determination-
Evolution-
Breathe-
* Dare2 Records DR2-007   Dave Holland - Prism