Eric Kloss Catalog

1965 (age 16)

Introducing Eric Kloss With Don Patterson  (Prestige PR 7442)

Eric Kloss, tenor, alto sax; Don Patterson, organ; Pat Martino, guitar; Billy James, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 1, 1965

Close Your Eyes
Old Folks
'S 'Bout Time
That's The Way It Is
All Blues
Embraceable You

1966

Eric Kloss With Don Patterson & Groove Holmes - Love And All That Jazz  (Prestige PR 7469)

Eric Kloss, alto, tenor sax; Richard "Groove" Holmes, organ; Gene Edwards, guitar; Grady Tate, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 14, 1966

The Shadow Of Your Smile
Gemini

Eric Kloss, alto, tenor sax; Don Patterson, organ; Vinnie Corrao, guitar; Billy James, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 11, 1966

You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To
Just For Fun-k
No Blues
Love For Sale
I'm Glad There Is You

Eric Kloss - Grits & Gravy  (Prestige PR 7486)

Eric Kloss, alto sax; Danny Bank, baritone sax, flute, misc. percussion; Teddy Charles, vibes; Al Williams, piano; Billy Butler, guitar; Ronnie Boykins, bass; Robert Gregg, drums; female vocal group.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 21, 1966

A Day In The Life Of A Fool
A Slow Hot Wind
Grits And Gravy

Eric Kloss, alto sax; Jaki Byard, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Alan Dawson, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 22, 1966

Repeat
Gentle One
Softly As In A Morning Sunrise
You Don't Know What Love Is
Milestones

1967

Eric Kloss - First Class Kloss!  (Prestige PRST 7520)

Jimmy Owens, trumpet, flugelhorn; Eric Kloss, alto, tenor sax; Cedar Walton, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Alan Dawson, drums.

NYC, July 14, 1967

Comin' Home Baby
The Chasin' Game
One For Marianne
Chittlins Con Carne
Walkin'
African Cookbook

Eric Kloss - Life Force  (Prestige PRST 7535)

Jimmy Owens, trumpet, flugelhorn; Eric Kloss, alto, tenor sax; Pat Martino, guitar; Ben Tucker, bass; Alan Dawson, drums.

NYC, September 18, 1967

Soul Daddy
You're Turning My Dreams Around
Life Force
Nocturno
St. Thomas
My Heart Is In The Highlands

Eric Kloss - We're Goin' Up  (Prestige PRST 7565)

Jimmy Owens, trumpet, flugelhorn; Eric Kloss, alto sax; Kenny Barron, piano; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Alan Dawson, drums.

NYC, December 22, 1967

Get The Money Bluze
I Long To Belong To You
Gentle Is My Lover
We're Goin' Up
Of Wine And You
Blues Up Tight

1968

Eric Kloss - Sky Shadows  (Prestige PRST 7594)

Eric Kloss, alto, tenor sax; Jaki Byard, piano; Pat Martino, guitar; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums.

NYC, August 13, 1968

In A Country Soul Garden
Sky Shadows
The Girl With The Fall In Her Hair
I'll Give You Everything
January's Child

1969 (age 20)

Eric Kloss - In The Land Of The Giants  (Prestige PRST 7627)

Eric Kloss, alto sax; Booker Ervin, tenor sax; Jaki Byard, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Alan Dawson, drums.

NYC, January 2, 1969

Summertime
So What
Sock It To Me Socrates
When Two Lovers Touch
Things Ain't What They Used To Be

Eric Kloss - To Hear Is To See!  (Prestige PRST 7689)

Eric Kloss, alto, tenor sax; Chick Corea, piano, electric piano; Dave Holland, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums.

NYC, July 22, 1969

To Hear Is To See
The Kingdom Within
Stone Groove
Children Of The Morning
Cynara

1970

Eric Kloss - Consciousness!  (Prestige PRST 7793)

Eric Kloss, alto, tenor sax; Chick Corea, electric piano; Pat Martino, guitar; Dave Holland, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums.

NYC, January 6, 1970

Outward Wisdom
Sunshine Superman
Kay
Consciousness!
Songs To Aging Children

1972

Eric Kloss - Doors  (Cobblestone CST 9006)

Eric Kloss, alto, tenor sax; Neal Creque, keyboards; Gene Taylor, bass, Fender bass; Ron Krasinski, drums, tambourine.

RCA Studios, NYC, January 1, 1972

Doors
Waves
Quasar
Sweatin' It
Love
Libra

** also issued on Muse MR 5291.

Eric Kloss - One, Two, Free  (Muse MR 5019)

Eric Kloss, alto sax; Ron Thomas, electric piano, tambourine #4; Pat Martino, guitar; Dave Holland, bass, Fender bass #4; Ron Krasinski, drums.

August 28, 1972

1.One, Two, Free: One, Two, Free
2.One, Two, Free: Elegy
3.One, Two, Free: The Wizard
4.It's Too Late
5.Licea

** also issued on 32 Jazz 32094.

1973

Eric Kloss - Essence  (Muse MR 5038)

Marvin "Hannibal" Peterson, trumpet; Eric Kloss, alto, tenor sax; Mickey Tucker, piano, electric piano; Buster Williams, bass; Ron Krasinski, drums; Sonny Morgan, misc. percussion #3.

December 14, 1973

1.Love Will Take You There
2.Affinity
3.Essence
4.Descent

1975

Eric Kloss - Bodies' Warmth  (Muse MR 5077)

Eric Kloss, alto, soprano sax; Barry Miles, piano, electric piano, synthesizer; Vic Juris, guitar; Harvie Swartz, electric bass; Terry Silverlight, drums.

Venture Sound, Somerville, NJ, June 24 & 25, 1975

Lady
Joni
Bodies' Warmth
Scarborough Fair
Mystique
Headin' Out

1976

Eric Kloss, Barry Miles - Together  (Muse MR 5112)

Eric Kloss, alto sax #1,2,5,6, tenor sax #3,4; Barry Miles, piano #1,3-5, electric piano #2,6, synthesizer #4.

CI Recording, NYC, July 19 & 20, 1976

1.Relay
2.The Wise Woman
3.Together
4.Song For A Mountain
5.The Goddess, The Gypsy & The Light
6.Opus De Mulier

1978

Eric Kloss - Now  (Muse MR 5147)

Eric Kloss, alto, tenor sax; Mike Nock, keyboards; Mike Richmond, bass; Jimmy Madison, drums; Efrain Toro, cowbell.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 4 & 5, 1978

We Are Together
Now
Morning Song
Hey, Hey, Whatta You Say
Autumn Blue
Booga Wooga Woman

1979 (age 30)

Eric Kloss - Celebration  (Muse MR 5196)

Eric Kloss, alto sax; Barry Miles, acoustic, electric piano, synthesizer; Kenny Karsh, guitar; Mike Richmond, electric, acoustic bass; Terry Silverlight, drums.

Dimensional Sound Studio, NYC, January 6 & 7, 1979

Celebration
The Force
Afterglow
Heavy Connections
The Samba Express
Blue Delhi

Eric Kloss - Sweet Connections  (Live At e.j.'s (Portuguese) JLR 103.501)

Eric Kloss, alto, tenor sax; Gil Goldstein, piano; Steve Tisher, bass #7-9; Terry Silverlight, drums #7-9.

"e.j.'s", Atlanta, GA, December 19 & 20, 1979

1.Sweet Connections
2.Wrapped In A Cloud
3.The Sands Of Time
4.Places In My Past
5.Irish Fantasy - The Ballad Of Charlotte McGhee
6.Love Is Here To Stay
7.Days Of Wine And Roses
8.Gil's Tune
9.The Seasons

1981

Eric Kloss, Gil Goldstein - Sharing  (OmniSound Jazz N-1044)

Eric Kloss, sax; Gil Goldstein, keyboards.

Mountain Sound, Stroudsburg, PA, June 30 & July 1, 1981

Song For Mr. "T"
Sharing
Wrapped In A Cloud
Soundtracks
Irish Fantasy (The Ballad Of Charlotte Magee)
Inner Sadness/Inner Strength