Herbie Nichols Catalog

1952 (age 33)

Various Artists - I Just Love Jazz Piano - Down And Out  (Savoy MG 12100)

Herbie Nichols, piano; possibly Danny Barker, guitar; Chocolate Williams, bass; Shadow Wilson, drums.
NYC, March 6, 1952
HL313Who's Blues
HL314'S Wonderful
HL315Nichols And Dimes

Thelonious Monk With The Gigi Gryce Quartet / Herbie Nichols  (Savoy SJL 1166)

Herbie Nichols, piano; possibly Danny Barker, guitar; Chocolate Williams, bass; Shadow Wilson, drums.: same session.
NYC, March 6, 1952
HL314-?'S Wonderful (alternate take)
HL315-?Nichols And Dimes (alternate take)

1955

Herbie Nichols Trio  (Blue Note (J) K18P-9272)

Herbie Nichols, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Art Blakey, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 6, 1955
tk.1The Third World
tk.3Step Tempest
tk.4Dance Line
tk.6Blue Chopsticks
tk.9Double Exposure
tk.10Cro-Magnon Nights
same personnel.
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 13, 1955
tk.16Amoeba's Dance
tk.18Brass Rings
tk.202300 Skidoo
tk.22It Didn't Happen
tk.23Crisp Day
tk.24Shuffle Montgomery
** same contents as Blue Note BLP 5068 + BLP 5069.

The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Herbie Nichols  (Mosaic MR5-118)

Herbie Nichols, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Art Blakey, drums.: same personnel.
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 6, 1955
tk.2The Third World (alternate take)
tk.8Double Exposure (alternate take)
tk.11Cro-Magnon Nights (alternate take)
same personnel.
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 13, 1955
tk.14It Didn't Happen (alternate take)
tk.17Brass Rings (alternate take)
tk.192300 Skidoo (alternate take)
tk.21Shuffle Montgomery (alternate take)
Herbie Nichols, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Max Roach, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 1, 1955
tk.5Applejackin' (alternate take)
tk.12The Gig (alternate take)
same personnel.
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 7, 1955
tk.2Furthermore (alternate take 1)
tk.3Furthermore
tk.5117th Street (alternate take)
tk.6117th Street
tk.7Sunday Stroll
tk.10Nick At T's
tk.11Furthermore (alternate take 2)
tk.13'Orse At Safari
tk.14Applejackin' (alternate take)
tk.15Applejackin'
Herbie Nichols, piano; Teddy Kotick, bass; Max Roach, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 19, 1956
tk.3Mine (alternate take)
tk.10Trio (alternate take)
tk.11The Spinning Song (alternate take)
tk.14Riff Primatif (alternate take)
tk.15Query (alternate take)
** also issued on Mosaic MD3-118; Blue Note CDP 7243 8 59352 2 0.

Herbie Nichols Trio  (Blue Note BLP 1519)

Herbie Nichols, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Max Roach, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 1, 1955
tk.4The Gig
tk.6Hangover Triangle
tk.8Lady Sings The Blues
tk.10Chit-Chatting
tk.11House Party Starting
same personnel.
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 7, 1955
tk.12Terpsichore
Herbie Nichols, piano; Teddy Kotick, bass; Max Roach, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 19, 1956
tk.1Wildflower
tk.4Mine
tk.12The Spinning Song
tk.16Query

1956

Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series  (Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10)

Herbie Nichols, piano; Teddy Kotick, bass; Max Roach, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 19, 1956
tk.8Argumentative Variation (aka Trio)
tk.13Riff Primatif (mistitled as Riff Primitif)

1957

Herbie Nichols Trio - Love, Gloom, Cash, Love  (Bethlehem BCP-81)

Herbie Nichols, piano; George Duvivier, bass #1-8,10; Danny Richmond, drums #1-8,10.
NYC, November 10, 1957
1.Too Close For Comfort
2.Every Cloud
3.Argumentative
4.Love, Gloom, Cash, Love
5.Portrait Of Ucha
6.Beyond Recall
7.All The Way
8.45 Degree Angle
9.Infatuation Eyes
10.S' Crazy Pad