Fantasy Records Discography: 1961-1962

1961

Dave Brubeck - Bill Smith Quartet

Bill Smith (clarinet) Dave Brubeck (piano) Gene Wright (bass) Joe Morello (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 20, 1961
The UnihornFantasy LP 3319
Bach An' All-
Siren Song-
Pan's Pipes-
By Jupiter-
Baggin' The Dragon-
Apollo's Axe-
The Sailor And The Mermaid-
Nep-Tune-
Pan Dance-
* Fantasy LP 3319, LP 8063; Original Jazz Classics OJC-236, OJCCD-236-2   Dave Brubeck, Bill Smith - Brubeck-Smith - Near-Myth

Sonny Terry And Brownie McGhee

Sonny Terry (harmonica, vocals) Brownie McGhee (guitar, vocals)
"Sugar Hill", San Francisco, CA, December 29, 1961
Hooray, Hooray, This Woman Is Killing MeFantasy LP 3340
Born To Live The Blues-
Just About Crazy-
Up, Sometimes Down-
Baby, I Knocked On Your Door-
Keep On Walking-
Baby, I Got My Eye On You-
I Got A Little Girl-
I Feel Alright Now-
Worry, Worry, Worry-
Sweet Woman Blues-
same session
Climbin' On Top Of The HillFantasy FCD-24750-2
Louise-
My Father's Words-
Backwater Blues-
Wine Headed Woman-
Careless Love-
Playing With The Blues-
I Can't Sleep At Night-
My Baby's Leavin'-
Lose Your Money-
Jet Plane Blues-
Rainy Day-
I'm A Stranger-
Women On My String-
One Scotch, One Bourbon, One Beer-
Key To The Highway-
You'd Better Mind-
Walk On-
* Fantasy LP 3340, LP 8091; Original Blues Classics OBC-536, OBCCD-536-2; America (F) 30 AM 6071   Sonny Terry And Brownie McGhee At Sugar Hill
* Fantasy FCD-24750-2   Sonny Terry And Brownie McGhee - Live At Sugar Hill, Vol. 2

Cal Tjader Quartet With Strings

Cal Tjader (vibes) Buddy Motsinger (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Johnny Rae (drums) unidentified strings
Los Angeles, CA, 1961
Over The RainbowFantasy LP 3330
Out Of This World-
Last Night When We Were Young-
The Man That Got Away-
Blues In The Night-
* Fantasy LP 3330, LP 8072; Original Jazz Classics OJC-285   Cal Tjader Plays Harold Arlen
= Fantasy FCD-24775-2   Cal Tjader Plays Harold Arlen And West Side Story

Cal Tjader Quartet

Cal Tjader (vibes) Buddy Motsinger (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Willie Bobo (drums)
San Francisco, CA, 1961
Between The Devil And The Deep Blue SeaFantasy LP 3330
Ill Wind (You're Blowing Me No Good)-
When The Sun Comes Out-
Happiness Is A Thing Called Joe-
I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues-
Come Rain Or Come Shine-
* Fantasy LP 3330, LP 8072; Original Jazz Classics OJC-285   Cal Tjader Plays Harold Arlen
= Fantasy FCD-24775-2   Cal Tjader Plays Harold Arlen And West Side Story

Mongo Santamaria Y Su Orquesta "Sabrosa"

Mongo Santamaria (conga drums) with Rolando Lozano (flute) Jose "Chombo" Silva (tenor sax) Felix "Pupi" Legarreta (violin) Joao Donato (piano) Victor Venegas (bass) Willie Bobo (drums, percussion) Cuco Martinez (timbales) Rudy Calzado (vocals)
1961
QuindimbiaFantasy LP 3324
Sabroso-
Siempre En Ti-
Chombo Chavada-
A Ti No Mas-
Mi Novia-
Antonio Y Pedro-
Guajira At The Blackhawk-
Palo Mayombe-
Loco Por Ti-
Come Candela-
Olga Pachanga-
same session
Mongo's ThemeFantasy LP 3328
Entre Amigos-
Hilda Melodia-
Pay Joaquin-
Lucy Cha-
Manteca-
Federico-
Eres Tu-
Esta Melodia-
Guaguanco Flamenco-
* Fantasy LP 3324, LP 8067   Mongo Santamaria Orchestra - Arriba-La Pachanga
= Fantasy F-24738, FCD-24738-2   Mongo Santamaria - !Arriba!
* Fantasy LP 3328, LP 8071   Mongo Santamaria Y Su Orquesta "Sabrosa" - Mas Sabroso
= Fantasy F-24738, FCD-24738-2   Mongo Santamaria - !Arriba!

1962

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Featuring Paul Gonsalves

Cat Anderson, Bill Berry, Roy Burrowes (trumpet) Ray Nance (trumpet, violin, vocals) Lawrence Brown, Chuck Connors, Leon Cox (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor sax) Johnny Hodges (alto sax) Russell Procope (alto sax, clarinet) Paul Gonsalves (tenor sax) Harry Carney (baritone sax, clarinet, bass clarinet) Duke Ellington (piano) Aaron Bell (bass) Sam Woodyard (drums)
A&R Studios, NYC, May 1, 1962
C Jam BluesFantasy F-9636
Take The "A" Train-
Happy Go Lucky Local-
Jam With Sam-
Caravan-
Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin'-
Paris Blues-
Ready, Go-
* Fantasy F-9636; Original Jazz Classics OJC-623, OJCCD-623-2   Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Featuring Paul Gonsalves

Bola Sete Quintet

Bola Sete (guitar) Ben Tucker (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Carmen Costa, J.D. Paula (percussion)
NYC, 1962
Up The Creek (To De Sinuca)Fantasy LP 3349, FCD-24766-2
My Different World (Meu Mundo Diferente)-
Dilemma (Dilema)-
Sweet Thing (Piteuzinho)-
If You Return (Se Acaso Voce Chegasse)-
Samba Do Perroquet-
Manha De CarnavalFantasy FCD-24766-2
Brazilian Bossa Galore (Muita Bossa Brasileira)Fantasy LP 3349, FCD-24766-2
You're The Reason (Por Causa De Voce)-
Wagging Along (Gingadinho)-
Ash Wednesday (Agora E Cinzas)-
Without You (Sem Voce)-
* Fantasy LP 3349, F-8349; Original Jazz Classics OJC-286   Bola Sete - Bossa Nova
* Fantasy FCD-24766-2   Bola Sete - Tour De Force

Mongo Santamaria And His Band

Rolando Lozano (flute) Pat Patrick (alto sax, flute) Jose "Chombo" Silva (tenor sax) Felix "Pupi" Legarreta (violin) Rene "El Latigo" Hernandez (piano) Joao Donato (piano, trombone) Victor Venegas (bass) Willie Bobo, Rudy Calzado, Julito Collazo, Cuco Martinez, Mongo Santamaria (percussion)
"The Blackhawk", San Francisco, CA, 1962
Pachanga TwistFantasy LP 3335, F-24734
Las Guajiras-
Para Ti-
Body And Soul-
Merengue Changa-
Dulce Sueno-
Mambo Terrifico-
Close Your Eyes-
Rolando Lozano (flute) Jose "Chombo" Silva (tenor sax) Felix "Pupi" Legarreta (violin) Joao Donato (piano, trombone) Victor Venegas (bass) Julito Collazo, Cuco Martinez, Mongo Santamaria (percussion)
BluchangaFantasy LP 3351, F-24734
Tenderly-
Descarga At The Black Hawk-
Bacoso-
Sabor-
All The Things You Are-
* Fantasy LP 3335, LP 8087   Mongo Santamaria - !Viva Mongo!
* Fantasy F-24734, FCD-24734-2   Mongo Santamaria At The Black Hawk
* Fantasy LP 3351, F-8351   Mongo Santamaria - Mighty Mongo