Harris Simon Catalog

1978 (age 22)

Harris Simon Group - New York Connection  (Overseas (J) KUX-143-V)

Claudio Roditi, trumpet; Joe Farrell, flute; Michael Brecker, tenor sax; Harris Simon, electric, acoustic piano, harmonica; Bill Washer, guitar; Mike Richmond, bass; Brian Blake, drums, percussion; Rubens Bassini, Portinho, percussion; Lani Groves, vocals #4; Vocal Jazz Incorporated, backing vocals.

Sound Ideas Studios, NYC, March-June, 1978

1.All Points South
3.Romance Of Death
4.New York Connection
5.Don The Don
7.North Station

** also released on Baybridge (J) ULS-6089-B; Eastwind (US) EWIND 701, (US) EWCD 701; Baybridge (J) TECW-20348; M&I (J) MYCJ-30224.


Harris Simon Group - Swish  (Overseas (J) KUX-150-V)

Claudio Roditi, trumpet, flugelhorn; Dave Valentin, flute; Michael Brecker, sax; Michael Urbaniak, violin; Harris Simon, keyboards, harmonica; Yaron Gershovsky, synthesizer programs, synthesizer; Scott Hardy, Bill Washer, guitar; Ratzo Harris, Rufus Reid, Mike Richmond, bass; Brian Brake, Billy Cobham, Portinho, John Riley, Grady Tate, drums; Todd Anderson, Rubens Bassini, Guilherme Franco, percussion; Gail Wynters, solo vocals; Vocal Jazz Incorporated, Ann Lang, Janice Pendarvis, backing vocals.

Sound Ideas Studios, NYC, September 22-October 19, 1980

Wind Chant
Midday Dreams
Feel Like Flying
Street Song
City Light

** also released on Baybridge (J) ULS-6088-B; Eastwind (US) EWIND 710, (US) EWCD 710; Baybridge (J) TECW-20347; M&I (J) MYCJ-30223.


Harris Simon - Short Conversation  (PolJazz (Polish) PSJ-136)

Bill Evans, tenor sax; Harris Simon, piano; Mark Johnson, bass; Adam Nussbaum, drums.

released 1983

Short Conversation
Found And Lost

Bill Evans, tenor sax; Harris Simon, piano; Mike Formaneck, bass; Akira Tana, drums.


Mike Holliver, trumpet; Conrad Herwig, trombone; Steve Sacks, alto sax; Frank Griffith, tenor sax; Harris Simon, piano; Brian Hurley, bass; Jeff Papez, drums.


Mike Holliver, trumpet; Conrad Herwig, trombone; Steve Sacks, alto sax; Patience Higgins, tenor sax; Harris Simon, harmonica, piano; Bill Bickford, guitar; Andy McKee, bass; Chip White, drums.


Jeff Davis, trumpet; Dave Glenn, trombone; Zbigniew Namyslowski, alto sax; Bill Evans, Steve Sacks, tenor sax; Harris Simon, piano; Steve La Spina, bass; Akira Tana, drums.

West Boondock

1999 (age 43)

Harris Simon Trio - Tuesday Night At Cary Street  (Harris Simon unknown number)

Harris Simon, piano, harmonica; Randall Pharr, bass; Steve Lett, drums.

Hampton University Studios, Hampton, VA, May 25, 1999

Cary's Treat
Found And Lost
Short Conversation
Black Diamond
There Is No Greater Love
You And The Night And The Music
When The Sun Comes Out