George Coleman Discography

1977 (age 42)

George Coleman - Tete Montoliu Duo

George Coleman, tenor sax; Tete Montoliu, piano.
Dureco Studio, Weesp, Netherlands, February 22, 1977
LisaTimeless (Du) SJP 110
Dynamic Duo-
First Time Down-
Walsing At Rosa's Place-
Meditation-
Sophisticated Lady-
* Timeless (Du) SJP 110, (US) TI 312   George Coleman/Tete Montoliu Duo - Meditation
= Timeless (Du) CD SJP 110   George Coleman, Tete Montoliu - Dynamic Duo

George Coleman The Octet

Danny Moore, trumpet, flugelhorn; Frank Strozier, alto sax; George Coleman, Junior Cook, tenor sax; Mario Rivera, baritone sax; Harold Mabern, piano; Lisle Atkinson, bass; Idris Muhammed, drums; with Azzedin Weston, percussion #4.
Blank Studios, NYC, November 2 & 3, 1977
1.Green Dolphin StreetCatalyst (J) KUX-73-CT
2.Frank's Tune-
3.Big George-
4.Joggin'-
5.Body And Soul-
6.Revival-
* Catalyst (J) KUX-73-CT   George Coleman The Octet - Revival
= Affinity (E) AFF 52, AFF 178   The George Coleman Octet - Big George
= Vee-Jay (J) 30YD-7015   George Coleman The Octet - Big George
= Catalyst (J) MYCJ-30057   George Coleman - Green Dolphin Street

1978

George Coleman Quartet

George Coleman, tenor sax; Hilton Ruiz, piano; Sam Jones, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
Sound Ideas Studios, NYC, December 29, 1978
Amsterdam After DarkTimeless (Du) SJP 129, (J) 10R3-11
New ArrivalTimeless (Du) SJP 129
Lo-Joe-
Autumn In New YorkTimeless (Du) SJP 129, (J) 10R3-11
Apache DanceTimeless (Du) SJP 129
Blondies Waltz-
* Timeless (Du) SJP 129, CD SJP 129   George Coleman - Amsterdam After Dark
* Timeless (J) 10R3-11   George Coleman - Autumn In New York

1979

George Coleman Quartet

George Coleman, tenor sax; Hilton Ruiz, piano; Ray Drummond, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
"Ronnie Scott's Club", London, England, April 19 & 20, 1979
Blues Inside OutPye (E) N 121
Walking-
Stella By Starlight-
* Pye (E) N 121   Ronnie Scott's Presents George Coleman 'Live'

George Coleman Quartet

George Coleman, tenor sax; Hilton Ruiz, piano; Ray Drummond, bass; Bill Higgins, drums.
"Ronnie Scott's Club", London, England, April, 1979
LauraRonnie Scott's Jazz House (E) JHR 002
Ceora (as Siorra) (as Sierra)-
Moment's Notice-
* Ronnie Scott's Jazz House (E) JHR 002, JHCD 002   George Coleman - Playing Changes
= Ronnie Scott's Jazz House (E) JHDE 205   George Coleman - Playing Changes/Blues Inside Out

1984

George Coleman Quartet

George Coleman, tenor, alto sax, vocals; Harold Mabern, piano; Jamil Nasser, bass; Idris Muhammad, drums.
Skyline Studios, NYC;
"Village Vanguard", NYC, December, 1984
Mayor KochTheresa TR 120
New York Suite: I Love New York / Manhattan-
New York Suite: How About You / Harlem Nocturne / Autumn In New York-
New York Suite: New York, New York-
Subway Ride-
El Barrio-
New York Housing Blues-
Ray Of LightEvidence ECD 22019-2
* Theresa TR 120; Evidence ECD 22019-2   George Coleman - Manhattan Panorama

1987 (age 52)

George Coleman Quartet

George Coleman, tenor sax; Harold Mabern, piano; Ray Drummond, bass; Alvin Queen, drums.
Recording Studio, San Francisco, CA;
"Yoshi's", Oakland, CA, August, 1987
They Say It's WonderfulTheresa TR 126
Good Morning Heartache-
Laig Gobblin' Blues-
Io-
Up Jumped Spring-
FatherEvidence ECD 22021-2
Soul Eyes-
* Theresa TR 126; Evidence ECD 22021-2   George Coleman At Yoshi's

1991

George Coleman Quartet

George Coleman, soprano, alto, tenor sax; Harold Mabern, piano; Ray Drummond, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 4 & 5, 1991
Lush LifeBirdology (F) 837 278-2
Conrad-
My Romance-
The Sheik Of Araby-
You Mean So Much To Me-
Old Folks-
* Birdology (F) 837 278-2, (US) 314 511 922-2   George Coleman - My Horns Of Plenty

1995 (age 60)

George Coleman Quintet

Peter King, alto sax; George Coleman, tenor sax; Julian Joseph, piano; Dave Green, bass; Mark Taylor, drums.
"Ronnie Scott's Club", London, England, January 13, 1995
Tune UpRonnie Scott's Jazz House (E) JHCD 046
Venus Fly Trap (Waltz)-
Nancy (With The Laughing Face)-
Blues Inside Out-
Never Let Me Go-
Oleo-
* Ronnie Scott's Jazz House (E) JHCD 046   George Coleman Quintet - Blues Inside Out
= Ronnie Scott's Jazz House (E) JHDE 205   George Coleman - Playing Changes/Blues Inside Out

1996

George Coleman Nonet Featuring Ned Otter

Jim Rotondi, trumpet; Adam Brenner, alto sax; George Coleman, Ned Otter, tenor sax; Gary Smulyan, baritone sax; Harold Mabern, piano; Ray Drummond, bass; George Coleman Jr., drums; Daniel Sadownick, percussion.
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 15, 1996
Isn't She LovelyTwo And Four Recording Company TF-003
Conservation-
Portrait Of Jennie-
Simone-
Tenderly-
Follow Me-
Pretty Blues-
* Two And Four Recording Company TF-003   George Coleman - Danger High Voltage

1998

George Coleman Quartet

George Coleman, sax; Harold Mabern, piano; Jamil Nasser, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
Clinton Recording Studio A, NYC, January 8 & 9, 1998
Falling In Love With LoveTelarc CD-83439
My Funny Valentine-
Lover-
Bewitched-
I Didn't Know What Time It Was-
My Favorite Things-
Have You Met Miss Jones-
People Will Say We're In Love-
I Could Write A Book-
Medley: There's A Small Hotel / Where Or When / The Sweetest Sounds-
Thou Swell-
* Telarc CD-83439   George Coleman Quartet - I Could Write A Book - The Music Of Richard Rodgers

2002

George Coleman Quartet

George Coleman, tenor sax; Mike Stern, electric guitar; Ron Carter, acoustic bass; Jimmy Cobb, drums.
"Makor", NYC, May 12, 2002
There Is No Greater LoveChesky Records JD238, JD243
All Blues-
On Green Dolphin Street-
Blue In Green-
81-
Freddie Freeloader-
My Funny Valentine-
If I Were A Bell-
OleoChesky Records JD238
* Chesky Records JD238   George Coleman, Mike Stern, Ron Carter, Jimmy Cobb - 4 Generations Of Miles
* Chesky Records JD243   George Coleman, Mike Stern, Ron Carter, Jimmy Cobb - 4 Generations Of Miles

2015 (age 80)

George Coleman Quartet

George Coleman, tenor sax; Mike LeDonne, piano; Bob Cranshaw, bass; George Coleman Jr., drums; with Peter Bernstein, guitar #3.
live at Sear Sound, Studio C, NYC, November 24, 2015
1.InvitationSmoke Sessions Records SSR-1603
2.The Shadow Of Your Smile-
3.Blues For B.B.-
4.Blondie's Waltz-
5.You'll Never Know What You Mean To Me-
6.Darn That Dream-
7.Sonny's Playground-
8.These Foolish Things-
9.Time To Get Down-
* Smoke Sessions Records SSR-1603   George Coleman - A Master Speaks