Eric Kloss Discography

1965 (age 16)

Eric Kloss Quartet

Eric Kloss, alto, tenor sax; Don Patterson, organ; Pat Martino, guitar; Billy James, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 1, 1965
Embraceable YouPrestige PR 7442
All BluesPrestige 45-412, PR 7442
That's The Way It IsPrestige 45-387, PR 7442
Close Your Eyes-
'S 'Bout TimePrestige PR 7442
Old Folks-
* Prestige PR 7442   Introducing Eric Kloss
* Prestige 45-412   Eric Kloss - The Shadow Of Your Smile / All Blues
* Prestige 45-387   Eric Kloss - That's The Way It Is / Close Your Eyes

1966

Eric Kloss Quartet

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 SmilePrestige 45-412, PR 7469
GeminiPrestige PR 7469
* Prestige PR 7469   Eric Kloss - Love And All That Jazz
* Prestige 45-412   Eric Kloss - The Shadow Of Your Smile / All Blues

Eric Kloss Quartet

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 ToPrestige PR 7469
Just For Fun-K-
No Blues-
I'm Glad There Is You-
* Prestige PR 7469   Eric Kloss - Love And All That Jazz

Eric Kloss Septet

Danny Bank, soprano sax, flute, percussion; Eric Kloss, tenor sax; Teddy Charles, vibes; Ronald Williams, piano; Billy Butler, guitar; Ronnie Boykins, bass; Robert J. Gregg, drums; Ed Bland, arranger.
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 21, 1966
A Day In The Life Of A FoolPrestige 45-444, PR 7486
A Slow Hot Wind-
Grits And GravyPrestige PR 7486
* Prestige PR 7486   Eric Kloss - Grits And Gravy
* Prestige 45-444   Eric Kloss - A Slow Hot Wind / A Day In The Life Of A Fool

Eric Kloss Quartet

Eric Kloss, tenor sax; Jaki Byard, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Alan Dawson, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 22, 1966
MilestonesPrestige PR 7486
Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise-
You Don't Know What Love Is-
Repeat-
Gentle One-
* Prestige PR 7486   Eric Kloss - Grits And Gravy

1967

Eric Kloss Quintet

Jimmy Owens, trumpet; Eric Kloss, alto, tenor sax; Cedar Walton, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Alan Dawson, drums.
NYC, July 14, 1967
The Chasin' GamePrestige PR 7520
African Cookbook-
Chittlins Con Carne-
Comin' Home BabyPrestige 45-704, PR 7520
Walkin'Prestige PR 7520
One For Marianne-
* Prestige PR 7520   Eric Kloss - First Class Kloss!
* Prestige 45-704   Eric Kloss - Get The Money Blooz / Comin' Home Baby

Eric Kloss Quintet

Jimmy Owens, trumpet, flugelhorn; Eric Kloss, tenor sax; Pat Martino, guitar; Ben Tucker, bass; Alan Dawson, drums.
NYC, September 18, 1967
You're Turning My Greans AroundPrestige PR 7535
My Heart Is In The Highlands-
Life Force-
Soul Daddy-
St. Thomas-
Nocturno-
* Prestige PR 7535   Eric Kloss - Life Force

Eric Kloss Quintet

Jimmy Owens, trumpet, flugelhorn; Eric Kloss, tenor sax; Kenny Barron, piano; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Alan Dawson, drums.
NYC, December 22, 1967
I Long To Belong To YouPrestige PR 7565
Get The Money BloozPrestige 45-704, PR 7565
Gentle Is My LoverPrestige PR 7565
Blues Up Tight-
We're Goin' Up-
Of Wine And You-
* Prestige PR 7565   Eric Kloss - We're Goin' Up
* Prestige 45-704   Eric Kloss - Get The Money Blooz / Comin' Home Baby

1968

Eric Kloss Quintet

Eric Kloss, alto, tenor sax; Jaki Byard, piano; Pat Martino, guitar; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums.
NYC, August 13, 1968
The Girl With The Fall In Her HairPrestige PR 7594
In A Country Soul Garden-
I'll Give You Everything-
Sky Shadows-
January's Child-
* Prestige PR 7594   Eric Kloss - Sky Shadows

1969 (age 20)

Eric Kloss Quintet

Eric Kloss, alto sax; Booker Ervin, tenor sax; Jaki Byard, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Alan Dawson, drums.
NYC, January 2, 1969
Things Ain't What They Used To BePrestige PR 7627
So What-
Summertime-
When Two Lovers Touch-
Sock It To Me Socrates-
* Prestige PR 7627   Eric Kloss - In The Land Of The Giants

Eric Kloss Quartet

Eric Kloss, alto, tenor sax; Chick Corea, piano, electric piano; Dave Holland, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums.
NYC, July 22, 1969
LorastonePrestige PR 7689
Children Of The Morning-
Stone Groove-
Cynara-
The Kingdom Within-
To Hear Is To See!-
* Prestige PR 7689   Eric Kloss - To Hear Is To See!

1970

Eric Kloss Quintet

Eric Kloss, alto, tenor sax; Chick Corea, electric piano; Pat Martino, guitar; Dave Holland, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums.
NYC, January 6, 1970
Outward WisdomPrestige PR 7793
Sunshine Superman-
Kay-
Consciousness!-
Songs To Aging Children-
* Prestige PR 7793   Eric Kloss - Consciousness!

1972

Eric Kloss Quartet

Eric Kloss, alto, tenor sax; Neal Creque, keyboards; Gene Taylor, bass, Fender bass; Ron Krasinski, drums, tambourine.
RCA Studios, NYC, January 1, 1972
DoorsCobblestone CST 9006
Waves-
Quasar-
Sweatin' It-
Love-
Libra-
* Cobblestone CST 9006; Muse MR 5291   Eric Kloss - Doors

Eric Kloss Quintet

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, FreeMuse MR 5019
2.One, Two, Free: Elegy-
3.One, Two, Free: The Wizard-
4.It's Too Late-
5.Licea-
* Muse MR 5019; 32 Jazz 32094   Eric Kloss - One, Two, Free

1973

Eric Kloss Sextet

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 ThereMuse MR 5038
2.Affinity-
3.Essence-
4.Descent-
* Muse MR 5038   Eric Kloss - Essence

1975

Eric Kloss Quintet

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
LadyMuse MR 5077
Joni-
Bodies' Warmth-
Scarborough Fair-
Mystique-
Headin' Out-
* Muse MR 5077   Eric Kloss - Bodies' Warmth

1976

Eric Kloss - Barry Miles Duo

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.RelayMuse MR 5112
2.The Wise Woman-
3.Together-
4.Song For A Mountain-
5.The Goddess, The Gypsy & The Light-
6.Opus De Mulier-
* Muse MR 5112   Eric Kloss, Barry Miles - Together

1978

Eric Kloss Quintet

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 TogetherMuse MR 5147
Now-
Morning Song-
Hey, Hey, Whatta You Say-
Autumn Blue-
Booga Wooga Woman-
* Muse MR 5147   Eric Kloss - Now

1979 (age 30)

Eric Kloss Quintet

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
CelebrationMuse MR 5196
The Force-
Afterglow-
Heavy Connections-
The Samba Express-
Blue Delhi-
* Muse MR 5196   Eric Kloss - Celebration

Eric Kloss Duo/Quartet

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

1981

Eric Kloss - Gil Goldstein Duo

Eric Kloss, sax; Gil Goldstein, keyboards.
Mountain Sound, Stroudsburg, PA, June 30 & July 1, 1981
Song For Mr. "T"OmniSound Jazz N-1044
Sharing-
Wrapped In A Cloud-
Soundtracks-
Irish Fantasy (The Ballad Of Charlotte Magee)-
Inner Sadness/Inner Strength-
* OmniSound Jazz N-1044   Eric Kloss, Gil Goldstein - Sharing