Hannibal Marvin Peterson Discography

1968 (age 20)

Marvin Peterson And The Soulmasters

Marvin Peterson, trumpet, vocals; Cleveland Gay, trombone; Mike Campbell, alto sax; Tim Peterson, tenor, alto sax, flute; Eugene "Gov" Carrier, organ, tambourine; Eugene "Spare Time" Murray, Richard "Dick" Thompson, bass; Emry "Wild Child" Thomas, drums.
"The Burning Bush", Denton, TX, November, 1968
Groove For OtisCentury Records 32768
Five Foot Even-
Conversation-
Our Groove-
Summertime-
I Can't Stand It-
* Century Records 32768   Marvin Peterson And The Soulmasters In Concert

1974

Hannibal Marvin Peterson And The Sunrise Orchestra

Hannibal, trumpet, koto; Art Webb, piccolo, flute; Diedre Murray, cello; Michael Cochran, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Billy Hart (Jabali), drums; Lawrence Killian, congas, bell tree; Barbara Burton, timpani, percussion, drums, bombs, piano #3; Teule Hart, percussion #3; Marvin Tuten, percussion, sitar, bombs; Alpha Johnson, vocals; Waheeda Massey, vocals #1; violins: Stanley Hunte, Myung Hi Kim, Rynae Rocha, violin; John Blake, solo violin; violas: Judith Graves, Julius Miller, viola; David Amram, conductor.
Blue Rock Studio, NYC, released 1974
1.Movement 1. Forest Sunrise: Rhythm Ritual / Song Of LifeSunrise Records 1944
2.Movement 2. The Bombing: Prelude-
3.Movement 3. Prayer-
4.Movement 4. Aftermath: The Ascending Of The Soul-
5.Movement 5. Finale-
* Sunrise Records 1944   Hannibal Marvin Peterson And The Sunrise Orchestra - Children Of The Fire

1975

Hannibal And The Sunrise Orchestra

Hannibal Marvin Peterson, trumpet, koto, vocals; Diedre Murray, cello; Michael Cochrane, piano; Stafford James, bass; Thabo Michael Carvin, drums, percussion, vocals, whistle, timpani; + Chris Hart, bells, percussion.
Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, July 1 & 2, 1975
The RabbitMPS/BASF (G) 20 22669-7
Revelation-
Misty-
The Voyage-
Soul Brother - In Dedication To Malcolm X-
* MPS/BASF (G) 20 22669-7   Hannibal And The Sunrise Orchestra - Hannibal

1976

Hannibal And The Sunrise Orchestra

Hannibal Marvin Peterson, trumpet, koto, bells; Diedre Murray, cello; Michael Cochrane, piano; Stafford James, bass; Thabo Michael Carvin, drums.
live in Lausanne, Switzerland, February, 1976
My Favorite ThingsBaystate (J) RVJ-6011
Grandma Suzie-
Episode Zero-
The Light-
* Baystate (J) RVJ-6011   Hannibal And The Sunrise Orchestra - Live In Lausanne

Hannibal Sextet

Hannibal, trumpet; George Adams, tenor sax; Diedre Murray, cello; Michael Cochrane, piano; Steve Neil, bass; Allen Nelson, drums.
"Berlin Jazz Festival", "The Philharmonie", Berlin, West Germany, November 3, 1976
The 23rd PsalmMPS (G) 68.152
Willow Weep For Me-
Bessie's Blues-
Swing Low Sweet Chariot-
My Favorite Things-
* MPS (G) 68.152   Hannibal In Berlin

1977

Hannibal Quintet

Marvin "Hannibal" Peterson, trumpet; George Adams, flute, tenor sax; Diedre Murray, cello; Steve Neil, bass; Makaya Ntshoko, drums.
"Antibes Jazz Festival", Antibes, France, July 20, 1977
Roenja (G) 3011
Swing Low, Sweet Chariot-
* enja (G) 3011, CD 3011-2; Inner City IC 3020   Hannibal In Antibes

1978 (age 30)

Hannibal And The Sunrise Orchestra

Hannibal Marvin Peterson, trumpet, koto, bells; Diedre Murray, cello; Michael Cochrane, piano; Cecil McBee, bass; David Lee, drums, percussion; + Frank Wright, bass clarinet #5; Roland Love, Stanley Robinson, congas #2,5; Marcella Allen, voice #2,5.
Downtown Sound Studio, NYC, April 30 & May 2, 1978
1.To Find The PathBaystate (J) RVJ-6023
2.To Search The Inner World-
3.From Blindness Traveling-
4.From Strength And Wisdom Enough-
5.The Light-
* Baystate (J) RVJ-6023   Hannibal And The Sunrise Orchestra - The Light

Hannibal And The Sunrise Orchestra

Marvin Peterson, trumpet; Diedre Murray, cello; Kenneth Barron, piano; Cecil McBee, bass; Billy Hart, drums.
Mediasound, NYC, released 1978
NaimaEastworld (J) EWLF-98004
In A Sentimental Mood-
* Eastworld (J) EWLF-98004   'Hannibal' Marvin Peterson - Naima

1979

Hannibal And The Sunrise Orchestra

Hannibal Marvin Peterson, trumpet; Diedre Murray, cello; Michael Cochrane, piano; Errol Walters, bass; Makaya Ntshoko, drums.
Media Studio, Tokyo, Japan, January 16, 1979
Even StevenBaystate (J) RVJ-6043
Dahomey Dance-
St. Louis Blues-
Well You Needn't-
Misty-
* Baystate (J) RVJ-6043   Hannibal Marvin Peterson - Tribute

Hannibal And The Sunrise Orchestra

Hannibal Lokumbe, trumpet, backing vocals; Diedre Murray, cello, vocal arranger, director, producer; Michael Cochrane, piano; T.M. Stevens, electric bass; Billy (Jabali) Hart, drums; + Paula Washington, flute; Art Webb, alto flute; The Drum Song Society, percussion; Mensa Wali, African percussion, Obari's horn/African trumpet; Branice McKenzie, lead vocals, backing vocals, solo vocals #2,4; Pat Peterson, lead vocals, backing vocals, solo vocals #3.
Downtown Sound Studio, NYC, 1979
1.Now StandJohn Hammond World Of Jazz unnumbered
2.A Sacred Multitude-
3.Returning To The Ways-
4.Of Live And Love And God-
5.The Tribe-
* John Hammond World Of Jazz unnumbered   Hannibal Peterson - The Tribe
= Kindred Spirits (Du) KSFS4LP   Hannibal - The Tribe

1981

Hannibal Sextet And The Harlem Boys Choir

Marvin "Hannibal" Peterson, trumpet; George Adams, tenor sax; Diedre Murray, cello; Kenny Barron, piano; Cecil McBee, bass; Dannie Richmond, drums; and Pat Peterson, vocals; The Harlem Boys Choir, Walter Turnbull, choir director.
Sound Ideas Studios, NYC;
Church Of Intercession, NYC, February 15 & 19, 1981
The Angels Of Atlantaenja (G) 3085
The Story Teller-
The Inner Voice-
Mother's Land-
Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child-
* enja (G) 3085, CD 3085-2   Hannibal - The Angels Of Atlanta

Hannibal Quintet

Hannibal Marvin Peterson, trumpet; Don Weller, tenor sax; Martin Blackwell, piano; Dave Green, bass; Bryan Spring, drums.
"The 100 Club", London, England, November 2, 1981
The Poem SongMole Jazz (E) MOLE 6
All Blues-
Misty-
Africa-
* Mole Jazz (E) MOLE 6   Hannibal - Poem Song

1989 (age 41)

Hannibal's Fusion Group

Hannibal, trumpet; Diedre Murray, cello; Carl Bourelly, Clyde Criner, keyboards; Jean-Paul Bourelly, guitar; Ronnie Drayton, guitar #1; T.M. Stevens, electric bass #1; Marcus Miller, electric bass #3,5,7; Angus Nunes, electric bass #8; Clyde Criner, keyboard bass #2; Omar Hakim, drums; Leslie Ming, drums #1; Carl Bourelly, drum programs #1; Steve Thornton, percussion; Steve Mars, percussion #1; Warren Smith, percussion, bass marimba; Dee Dee Bridgewater, Hannibal, lead vocals; Sharon Brooks, Elena Germaine, Branice McKenzie, Ollie Rasberry, Drew Richards, backing vocals; Rev. Calvin Butts, Kimberley Cohen, Cary Paul McBee, Cecil McBee, Louisa McBee, Nile Peterson, backing vocals #5; Diedre Murray, background vocal arranger.
Sound Ideas Studios, NYC;
RPM Sound Studios, NYC;
Sound On Sound, NYC, released 1989
1.Visions Of A New WorldAtlantic 81973-1
2.A Song Of Peace-
3.A Mother's Love-
4.Life Is More Than You Know-
5.Free Mandela-
6.Our Love Will Tell-
7.Diamonds Without Fire-
8.Fire In The Hole-
* Atlantic 81973-1   Hannibal - Visions Of A New World

1990

Hannibal M. Peterson Meets Serene

Hannibal Marvin Peterson, trumpet; Johannes Barthelmes, tenor sax; Michael Henning, piano; Fred Stern, bass; Michael Landmesser, drums.
"Quasimodo Jazz-Club", Berlin, West Germany, January 28, 1990
Annabelle LeeEar-Rational Records (G) ECD 1020
Mandelas Dream-
Welcome-
Free South Africa-
same session.
Soul BrothersEar-Rational Records (G) ECD 1023
Hut Ab-
In A Sentimental Mood-
Um Sieben-
* Ear-Rational Records (G) ECD 1020   Hannibal M. Peterson Meets Serene - Kiss On The Bridge
* Ear-Rational Records (G) ECD 1023   Hannibal M. Peterson Meets Serene - Crossing

1993

Hannibal Sextet

Hannibal Peterson, trumpet; Joe Ford, alto, soprano sax; Michael Cochrane, piano; Lonnie Plaxico, bass; Cecil Brooks III, drums; Jeff Haynes, percussion.
M&I Recording Studios, NYC, September 3, 1993
Nile's SongMuse MCD 5523
God Bless The Child-
One With The Wind-
Misty-
Change Is Going To Come-
Glow-
Revelation-
Since She Went Away-
Echos-
* Muse MCD 5523   Hannibal - One With The Wind

1995

African Portraits

Eye Plus One Drummers, African drummers; David "Honeyboy" Edwards, blues singer; Jevetta Steele, gospel singer; Alhaji "Papa" Bunka Susso, griot; Barton Green, tenor; David Van Abbema, Theodore Jones, baritone; Brian Smith, boy soprano; Doris Ward Workshop Chorale, Kennedy-King College Community Chorus, Morgan State University Choir, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Daniel Barenboim, conductor; Hannibal Lokumbe Quartet: Hannibal Lokumbe, trumpet; Ron Burton, piano; Cecil McBee, bass; Cecil Brooks III, drums.
"Orchestra Hall", Chicago, IL, May, 1995
Act 1, The Drum And The Cross: Libation: Harvest, 16th Century West Africa, Griot: "Dafengba!"Teldec (G) 4509-98802-2
Act 1, The Drum And The Cross: Chorus: "Duwa Beh"-
Act 1, The Drum And The Cross: Attack/Subjugation-
Act 1, The Drum And The Cross: The Middle Passage-
Act 2, The Land Of Milk And Honey: Auction: Potter's Mart, Charleston, South Carolina, 1833-
Act 2, The Land Of Milk And Honey: Wailing Song (Ruben Gonzales, Violin)-
Act 2, The Land Of Milk And Honey: Victor Nelson's Cotton Field, Elgin, Texas, 1940-
Act 2, The Land Of Milk And Honey: Music Man, Shaw, Mississippi, Delta Swamp, 1945-
Act 2, The Land Of Milk And Honey: The Three Deuces Club, 52nd Street, New York City, 1952-
Act 2, The Land Of Milk And Honey: Chorus: "You Can Find A Way"-
Act 2, The Land Of Milk And Honey: 400 Years Ago Today, Living Inside The Clear Glass Cell, Bensonhurst, New York, 1989-
Act 2, The Land Of Milk And Honey: Redemption-
Act 2, The Land Of Milk And Honey: Epilogue, Kora-
* Teldec (G) 4509-98802-2   Hannibal, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Barenboim - African Portraits

2009 (age 61)

Dear Mrs. Parks

Janice Chandler-Eteme, soprano; Taylor Gardner, child soprano; Jevetta Steele, mezzo-soprano; Kevin Deas, bass; Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Thomas Wilkins, conductor; Rackham Symphony Choir, Suzanne Mallare Acton, choir director; Brazeal Dennard Chorale, Augustus O. Hill, choir director; Hannibal Lokumbe, composer.
"Orchestra Hall", Detroit, MI, March 6-8, 2009
A Prayer For The World / The Over Soul Sends To UsNaxos (Hong Kong) 8.559668
A Prayer For The World-
For We Have Walked The Streets Of Babylon, Forty Thousand Strong-
In Sacrifice-
For The Future-
Seeds Of The World-
Songs From Heaven Falling-
Like Luminous Rain Upon The Daughters Of Isis-
Giving Their Children The Will To Continue-
Singing A Prayer For The Souls Of The World-
* Naxos (Hong Kong) 8.559668   Hannibal Lokumbe, Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Thomas Wilkins - Dear Mrs. Parks