Impulse! Records Discography: 1973-1994

1973

Michael White

Prince Lasha (piccolo, flute, alto flute, clarinet) Michael White (violin) Ed Kelly (piano) Bob King (classical guitar) Cecil McBee (bass) Kenneth Nash (percussion) Kenny Jenkins, Stanley Nash (vocals) and The ABC Messenger Delivery Man (vocals)
The Village Recorder, Los Angeles, CA, February 7 & 8, 1973
The Land Of Spirit And Light: Part One / Part Two / Part ThreeImpulse! AS-9241, AS-9266-2
Fatima's GardenImpulse! AS-9241
Fiesta Dominical-
O Ancient One-
Lament (Mankind)-
PreytudeImpulse! AS-9267-2
* Impulse! AS-9241, B0004277-02   Michael White - The Land Of Spirit And Light
* Impulse! AS-9266-2   Various Artists - Impulsively!
* Impulse! AS-9267-2   Various Artists - No Energy Crisis

John Klemmer

John Klemmer (tenor sax) Tom Canning (Fender Rhodes electric piano) Dave Parlato (Fender bass) Bart Hall (drums) Victor Feldman (percussion)
The Village Recorder, Los Angeles, CA, February 23, 1973
Rapture Of The DeepImpulse! AS-9244
John Klemmer (tenor sax, Pseudo Echoplex) Tom Canning (Fender Rhodes electric piano) Dave Parlato (Fender bass) Victor Feldman (percussion)
Love Song To KatherineImpulse! AS-9244, AS-9266-2
Tom Canning (Fender Rhodes electric piano) Victor Feldman (percussion)
Prayer For John ColtraneImpulse! AS-9244
John Klemmer (tenor sax) Tom Canning (Fender Rhodes electric piano) Dave Parlato (Fender bass) Bart Hall (drums)
Waltz For John Coltrane-
John Klemmer (tenor sax, vocal percussion) Tom Canning (Fender Rhodes electric piano) Dave Parlato (Fender bass) Bart Hall (drums) Victor Feldman (percussion)
(C'mon An') Play With MeImpulse! AS-9244, AS-9266-2
* Impulse! AS-9244   John Klemmer - Intensity
* Impulse! AS-9266-2   Various Artists - Impulsively!

American Quartet + 1

Dewey Redman (tenor sax, percussion, Chinese musette, clarinet) Keith Jarrett (piano, percussion, soprano sax) Charlie Haden (bass) Paul Motian (drums, percussion) with Danny Johnson (percussion)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, February 24, 1973
(If The) Misfits (Wear It)Impulse! AS-9240
Fort Yawuh-
De DrumsImpulse! AS-9240, AS-9266-2, IA-9348, IMPD-5-237, 314 547 966-2
Still Life, Still LifeImpulse! AS-9240, AS-9266-2, IMPD-5-237, 314 547 966-2
Roads Traveled, Roads VeiledImpulse! AS-9264, IA-9348
same session
(If The) Misfits (Wear It) (long version)Impulse! IMPD-5-237, 314 547 966-2
Fort Yawuh (long version)-
De Drums
Still Life, Still Life
(If The) Misfits (Wear It)Impulse! IMPD-5-237
same session
Whistle Tune-
Spoken Introduction-
Angles (Without Edges)-
Roads Traveled, Roads Veiled (long version)Impulse! IMPD-5-237, 314 547 966-2
De Drums (Excerpt)Impulse! IMPD-5-237
Melting The Ice-
* Impulse! AS-9240   Keith Jarrett - Fort Yawuh
* Impulse! AS-9266-2   Various Artists - Impulsively!
* Impulse! IA-9348   Best Of Keith Jarrett
* Impulse! AS-9264   Gato Barbieri, Keith Jarrett, John Klemmer, Sam Rivers, Michael White - Impulse Artists On Tour
* Impulse! IMPD-5-237   Keith Jarrett - The Impulse Years, 1973-1974
* Impulse! 314 547 966-2   Keith Jarrett - Fort Yawuh

Gato Barbieri

Raul Mercado (quena) Gato Barbieri (tenor sax) Amadeo Monges (arpa India) Isoca Fumero (charango) Quelo Palacios (classical guitar) Ricardo Lew (electric guitar) Adalberto Cevasco (Fender bass) Pocho Lapuble (drums) Domingo Cura (bombo Indio) Jorge Padin, El Zurdo Roizner (percussion) Antonio Pantoja (anapa, erke, siku, quena, erkencho)
Music Hall, Buenos Aires, Argentina, April 17, 1973
EncuentrosImpulse! AS-9248, IMPD-2-236
Barbieri plays (tenor sax, voice)
La China Leoncia Arreo La Correntinada Trajo Entre La Muchachada La Flor De La Juventud: Part One / Part Two / Part Three / Part FourImpulse! 45-282, AS-9248, AS-9266-2, IMPD-2-236
* Impulse! AS-9248, MCAD-39124   Gato Barbieri - Chapter One: Latin America
* Impulse! AS-9266-2   Various Artists - Impulsively!
* Impulse! IMPD-2-236   Gato Barbieri - Latino America
* Impulse! 45-282   Gato Barbieri - La China Leoncia Arreo La Correntinada / India

Gato Barbieri

Raul Mercado (quena) Gato Barbieri (tenor sax) Amadeo Monges (arpa India) Quelo Palacios (classical guitar) Adalberto Cevasco (Fender bass) Domingo Cura (bombo Indio) El Zurdo Roizner (percussion) Antonio Pantoja (anapa, erke, siku, quena, erkencho)
Music Hall, Buenos Aires, Argentina, April 18, 1973
IndiaImpulse! 45-282, AS-9248, AS-9266-2, IMPD-2-236
Raul Mercado (quena) Gato Barbieri (tenor sax, narrator, wind) Amadeo Monges (arpa India) Isoca Fumero (charango) Quelo Palacios (classical guitar) Ricardo Lew (electric guitar) Adalberto Cevasco (Fender bass) Pocho Lapuble (drums) Domingo Cura (bombo Indio) Jorge Padin, El Zurdo Roizner (percussion) Antonio Pantoja (anapa, erke, siku, quena, erkencho, small percussion)
Juana AzurduyImpulse! AS-9263, IMPD-2-236
* Impulse! AS-9248, MCAD-39124   Gato Barbieri - Chapter One: Latin America
* Impulse! AS-9266-2   Various Artists - Impulsively!
* Impulse! AS-9263   Gato Barbieri - Chapter Two: Hasta Siempre
* Impulse! IMPD-2-236   Gato Barbieri - Latino America
* Impulse! 45-282   Gato Barbieri - La China Leoncia Arreo La Correntinada / India

Gato Barbieri

Gato Barbieri (tenor sax) Dino Saluzzi (bandoneon) Osvaldo Bellingieri (piano) Adalberto Cevasco (Fender bass)
Music Hall, Buenos Aires, Argentina, April 24, 1973
Nunca MasImpulse! AS-9248
Nunca Mas (complete version: originally released in shortened form)Impulse! IMPD-2-236
* Impulse! AS-9248, MCAD-39124   Gato Barbieri - Chapter One: Latin America
* Impulse! IMPD-2-236   Gato Barbieri - Latino America

Gato Barbieri

Gato Barbieri (tenor sax, narrator) Daudeth De Azevado (Neco) (cavaco) Helio Delmiro (guitar) Novelli (Fender bass) Paulo Antonio Braga (Paulinho) (drums) with Escolas De Samba De Niteroi (large and small surdo, tambourin, pandeiro, quica, agogo)
Odeon, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, April 28, 1973
To Be ContinuedImpulse! AS-9248, IMPD-2-236
same session
Latino America (previously unreleased alternate version)Impulse! IMPD-2-236
* Impulse! AS-9248, MCAD-39124   Gato Barbieri - Chapter One: Latin America
* Impulse! IMPD-2-236   Gato Barbieri - Latino America

Gato Barbieri

Gato Barbieri (tenor sax) Daudeth De Azevado (Neco) (cavaco) Helio Delmiro (guitar) Novelli (Fender bass) Paulo Antonio Braga (Paulinho) (drums) with Escolas De Samba De Niteroi (large and small surdo, tambourin, pandeiro, quica, agogo) additions to the basic track: Jim Hughart (Fender bass) Mayuto Correa (congas, triangle)
Odeon, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, April 28, 1973;
The Village Recorder, Los Angeles, CA, February 4, 1974
Encontros, Part OneImpulse! AS-9263
Encontros, Part Three-
Encontros (complete version: previously released as part one and part three)Impulse! IMPD-2-236
Encontros, Part TwoImpulse! ASH-9253-3
Encontros, Parts One And TwoImpulse! IA-9354/2
same session
MarisseaImpulse! AS-9263
Marissea (complete version: originally released in shortened form)Impulse! IMPD-2-236
* Impulse! AS-9263   Gato Barbieri - Chapter Two: Hasta Siempre
* Impulse! ASH-9253-3   Various Artists - The Saxophone
* Impulse! IA-9354/2   Tom Scott/John Klemmer/Gato Barbieri - The Dedication Series, Vol. XIV - Foundations
* Impulse! IMPD-2-236   Gato Barbieri - Latino America

Gary Saracho

Owen Marshall (oboe, percussion) Lawrence "Patience" Higgins (soprano, tenor sax) Marvin Pallat (violin) Gary Saracho (piano, electric piano) Jamie Herndon, Charles Telerant (guitar) Roberto Miranda (bass) Bruce Morgenthaler (bass, electric bass) Jeffrey Bahir Hassan (drums) Carmelo Garcia (timbales, congas, bongos)
The Village Recorder, Los Angeles, CA, May 29 & 31, 1973
Sunday's ChurchImpulse! AS-9247
Happy Sad-
Rose For A Lady-
Senor Baker, Part 1Impulse! AS-9247, AS-9266-2
Senor Baker, Part 2-
Conquest De MejicoImpulse! AS-9247
* Impulse! AS-9247   Gary Saracho - En Medio Saracho
* Impulse! AS-9266-2   Various Artists - Impulsively!

Marion Brown

Leo Smith (brass, strings, percussion) Marion Brown (alto, soprano sax, clarinet, percussion) William Malone (thumb piano, autoharp) James Jefferson (bass, cello, percussion) Steve McCall (drums, percussion) A. Kobena Adzenyah (drums, African percussion) Jumma Santos (congas, miscellaneous instruments) Bill Hasson (percussion, narrator)
Intermedia Sounds, Boston, MA, June 4 & 5, 1973
Once Upon A Time (A Children's Tale)Impulse! AS-9252, ASH-9253-3
KarinthaImpulse! AS-9252, AS-9266-2
Buttermilk BottomImpulse! AS-9252
Introduction-
Tokalokaloka, Part 1-
Tokalokaloka, Part 2Impulse! AS-9252, AS-9267-2
Tokalokaloka, Part 3Impulse! AS-9252
Ending-
* Impulse! AS-9252   Marion Brown - Geechee Recollections
* Impulse! ASH-9253-3   Various Artists - The Saxophone
* Impulse! AS-9266-2   Various Artists - Impulsively!
* Impulse! AS-9267-2   Various Artists - No Energy Crisis

Dewey Redman

Ted Daniel (trumpet -1/6, Moroccan bugle -7) Dewey Redman (alto sax -1/4,6, tenor sax -2,3,5, musette -7) Jane Robertson (cello) Sirone (bass) Eddie Moore (drums -1/3,5/7, gong -2, timpani -4, saw -4) Danny Johnson (percussion -2,4,6)
Generation Sound Studios, NYC, June 8 & 9, 1973
1.InnerconnectionImpulse! AS-9250, ASH-9253-3
2.ImaniImpulse! AS-9250
3.Walls-BridgesImpulse! AS-9250, ASY-9284-3
4.PSImpulse! AS-9250
5.BoodyImpulse! AS-9250, AS-9266-2
6.Sunlanding-
7.Image (In Disguise)Impulse! AS-9250
Ted Daniel (trumpet) Dewey Redman (alto sax) Jane Robertson (cello) Sirone (bass) Eddie Moore (drums)
Innerconnection (alternate take)Impulse! AS-9267-2
* Impulse! AS-9250, IMPD-271   Dewey Redman - The Ear Of The Behearer
* Impulse! ASH-9253-3   Various Artists - The Saxophone
* Impulse! ASY-9284-3   Various Artists - The Bass
* Impulse! AS-9266-2   Various Artists - Impulsively!
* Impulse! AS-9267-2   Various Artists - No Energy Crisis

Sam Rivers Trio

Sam Rivers (tenor, soprano sax, flute, piano) Cecil McBee (bass) Norman Connors (drums, gongs)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", Montreux, Switzerland, July 6, 1973
Spoken IntroductionImpulse! AS-9251
Streams: The Tenor Saxophone SectionImpulse! AS-9251, AS-9266-2
Streams: The Beginning Of The Flute SectionImpulse! AS-9251
Streams: The Conclusion Of The Flute SectionImpulse! AS-9251, AS-9266-2
Streams: The Piano SectionImpulse! AS-9251
Streams: The Soprano Saxophone Section-
EncoreImpulse! IA-9352/2, ASH-9253-3
* Impulse! AS-9251, MCAD-39120   Sam Rivers - Streams
* Impulse! AS-9266-2   Various Artists - Impulsively!
* Impulse! IA-9352/2   Sam Rivers - The Dedication Series, Vol. XII - The Live Trio Sessions
* Impulse! ASH-9253-3   Various Artists - The Saxophone

Michael White

Michael White (violin, vocals) Ed Kelly (piano) Cecil McBee (bass) Kenneth Nash (percussion)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", Montreux, Switzerland, July 6, 1973
Fiesta DominicalImpulse! AS-9264, AS-9266-2
* Impulse! AS-9264   Gato Barbieri, Keith Jarrett, John Klemmer, Sam Rivers, Michael White - Impulse Artists On Tour
* Impulse! AS-9266-2   Various Artists - Impulsively!

Gato Barbieri

Raul Mercado (quena) Gato Barbieri (tenor sax) Amadeo Monges (arpa India) Isoca Fumero (charango) Quelo Palacios (classical guitar) Adalberto Cevasco (Fender bass) Domingo Cura (bombo Indio) Jorge Padin as Jorge (percussion) with John Abercrombie (electric guitar) Paul Motian (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", Montreux, Switzerland, July 6, 1973
EncuentrosImpulse! AS-9264, IA-9354/2
* Impulse! AS-9264   Gato Barbieri, Keith Jarrett, John Klemmer, Sam Rivers, Michael White - Impulse Artists On Tour
* Impulse! IA-9354/2   Tom Scott/John Klemmer/Gato Barbieri - The Dedication Series, Vol. XIV - Foundations

John Klemmer

John Klemmer (tenor sax, Echoplex, vocal percussion) Tom Canning (Fender Rhodes electric piano) Cecil McBee (bass) Alphonse Mouzon (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", Montreux, Switzerland, July 6, 1973
Free LoveImpulse! AS-9269, IA-9354/2
The Tree Of Forbidden Fruit, Alpha BranchImpulse! AS-9269
The Tree Of Forbidden Fruit, Beta Branch-
The Tree Of Forbidden Fruit, Gamma Branch-
same session
Free Love (edited version)Impulse! AS-9264
The Tree Of Forbidden Fruit (short version)Impulse! AS-9267-2
Twentieth Century BluesImpulse! IA-9354/2
same session
Late Evening PrayerImpulse! ASH-9272-3
* Impulse! AS-9269   John Klemmer - Magic And Movement
* Impulse! IA-9354/2   Tom Scott/John Klemmer/Gato Barbieri - The Dedication Series, Vol. XIV - Foundations
* Impulse! AS-9264   Gato Barbieri, Keith Jarrett, John Klemmer, Sam Rivers, Michael White - Impulse Artists On Tour
* Impulse! AS-9267-2   Various Artists - No Energy Crisis
* Impulse! ASH-9272-3   Various Artists - The Drums

Sam Rivers Trio

Sam Rivers (tenor, soprano sax, flute) Arild Andersen (bass) Barry Altschul (drums, percussion)
"Molde Jazz Festival", Molde, Norway, August 3, 1973
Suite For Molde - Part One (Onyx: The Soprano Saxophone Section) / (Topaz: The Flute Section)Impulse! ASD-9302, IA-9352/2, AS-9267-2, IMPD-268
Suite For Molde - Part Two (The Tenor Saxophone Section)Impulse! AS-9267-2, IA-9352/2, IMPD-268
* Impulse! ASD-9302   Sam Rivers - Hues
* Impulse! IA-9352/2   Sam Rivers - The Dedication Series, Vol. XII - The Live Trio Sessions
* Impulse! AS-9267-2   Various Artists - No Energy Crisis
* Impulse! IMPD-268   Sam Rivers Trio Live

Pharoah Sanders Septet

Pharoah Sanders (tenor, soprano sax, shakers, vocals, bells, percussion) Joe Bonner (piano, harmonium, cow horn, wood flute, percussion, vocals) Calvin Hill (bass, vocals, tambura) Michael Carvin (drums, vocals) Lawrence Killian (congas, bell tree, vocals) John Blue (percussion, vocals)
"The Ash Grove", Los Angeles, CA, September 7, 1973
Ore-Se-RereImpulse! AS-9261
The Gathering-
* Impulse! AS-9261   Pharoah Sanders - Elevation

Pharoah Sanders Septet

Pharoah Sanders (tenor, soprano sax, shakers, vocals, bells, percussion) Joe Bonner (piano, harmonium, cow horn, wood flute, percussion, vocals) Calvin Hill (bass, vocals, tambura) Michael Carvin (drums, vocals) John Blue, Jimmy Hopps (percussion, vocals)
"The Ash Grove", Los Angeles, CA, September 9, 1973
ElevationImpulse! AS-9261
Spiritual Blessing-
* Impulse! AS-9261   Pharoah Sanders - Elevation

Pharoah Sanders

Michael White (violin) Joe Bonner (piano) Calvin Hill (tambura) Michael Carvin, Jimmy Hopps, Lawrence Killian, Kenneth Nash, Pharoah Sanders (percussion) Sedatrius Brown (vocals)
Wally Heider Recording Studios, San Francisco, CA, September 13, 1973
Greetings To Saud (Brother McCoy Tyner)Impulse! AS-9261
* Impulse! AS-9261   Pharoah Sanders - Elevation

Pharoah Sanders

Pharoah Sanders (soprano sax, percussion, vocals) Joe Bonner (piano, shakuhachi, flute, percussion) Kylo Kylo (tambura, percussion) Calvin Hill (bass) Jimmy Hopps (drums) Kenneth Nash (sakara ceramic drums, Indian murdungum drums, percussion) Lawrence Killian (congas) Sedatrius Brown (percussion, vocals)
Wally Heider Recording Studios, San Francisco, CA, September 14, 1973
Village Of The Pharoahs, Part 1Impulse! AS-9254
Village Of The Pharoahs, Part 2-
Village Of The Pharoahs, Part 3-
Calvin Hill (bass) Kenneth Nash (percussion, whistles) Joe Bonner, Sedatrius Brown, Lawrence Killian, Pharoah Sanders (percussion, vocals)
Myth-
Went Like It Came-
* Impulse! AS-9254   Pharoah Sanders - Village Of The Pharoahs

Gato Barbieri

Raul Mercado (quena) Gato Barbieri (tenor sax, voice) Amadeo Monges (arpa India) Quelo Palacios (classical guitar, charango) Ricardo Lew (electric guitar) Adalberto Cevasco (Fender bass) El Zurdo Roizner (drums, percussion) Domingo Cura (bombo Indio) Antonio Pantoja (anapa, erke, siku, quena, erkencho, small percussion)
The Village Recorder, Los Angeles, CA, October 15, 1973
La China Leoncia Arreo La Correntinada Trajo Entre La Muchachada La Flor De La Juventud (previously unreleased alternate "single")Impulse! IMPD-2-236
Raul Mercado (quena) Gato Barbieri (tenor sax, voice) Amadeo Monges (arpa India) Quelo Palacios (classical guitar) Ricardo Lew (electric guitar) Adalberto Cevasco (Fender bass) El Zurdo Roizner (drums, percussion) Domingo Cura (bombo Indio) Antonio Pantoja (anapa, erke, siku, quena, erkencho, small percussion)
Nunca Mas (previously unreleased alternate version)-
* Impulse! IMPD-2-236   Gato Barbieri - Latino America

Gato Barbieri

Raul Mercado (quena) Gato Barbieri (tenor sax) Amadeo Monges (arpa India) Quelo Palacios (classical guitar) Ricardo Lew (electric guitar) Adalberto Cevasco (Fender bass) El Zurdo Roizner (drums, percussion) Domingo Cura (bombo Indio) Antonio Pantoja (anapa, erke, siku, quena, erkencho, small percussion)
The Village Recorder, Los Angeles, CA, October 16, 1973
Latino AmericaImpulse! AS-9263, IMPD-2-236
* Impulse! AS-9263   Gato Barbieri - Chapter Two: Hasta Siempre
* Impulse! IMPD-2-236   Gato Barbieri - Latino America

Gato Barbieri

Raul Mercado (quena) Gato Barbieri (tenor sax, voice) Amadeo Monges (arpa India) Quelo Palacios (classical guitar) Ricardo Lew (electric guitar) Adalberto Cevasco (Fender bass) El Zurdo Roizner (drums, percussion) Domingo Cura (bombo Indio) Antonio Pantoja (anapa, erke, siku, quena, erkencho, small percussion)
The Village Recorder, Los Angeles, CA, October 17, 1973
Para NosotrosImpulse! AS-9263, AS-9267-2
Para Nosotros (complete version: originally released in shortened form)Impulse! IMPD-2-236
* Impulse! AS-9263   Gato Barbieri - Chapter Two: Hasta Siempre
* Impulse! AS-9267-2   Various Artists - No Energy Crisis
* Impulse! IMPD-2-236   Gato Barbieri - Latino America

Gato Barbieri

Raul Mercado (quena) Gato Barbieri (tenor sax) Amadeo Monges (arpa India) Quelo Palacios (classical guitar) Ricardo Lew (electric guitar) Adalberto Cevasco (Fender bass) El Zurdo Roizner (drums, percussion) Domingo Cura (bombo Indio) Antonio Pantoja (anapa, erke, siku, quena, erkencho, small percussion)
The Village Recorder, Los Angeles, CA, October 18, 1973
Mate (previously unreleased)Impulse! IMPD-2-236
* Impulse! IMPD-2-236   Gato Barbieri - Latino America

Sam Rivers Trio

Sam Rivers (tenor, soprano sax, flute, piano, vocals) Cecil McBee (bass) Barry Altschul (drums)
"Battell Chapel, Yale University", New Haven, CT, November 10, 1973
Hues Of Melanin - Part One (The Soprano Saxophone Section)Impulse! IA-9352/2, IMPD-268
Hues Of Melanin - Part Two (The Flute And Vocal Section)Impulse! ASH-9272-3, IA-9352/2, IMPD-268
Hues Of Melanin - Part Three (Ivory Black: The Piano Section)Impulse! ASD-9302, IA-9352/2, IMPD-268
Hues Of Melanin - Part Four (Violet: The Tenor Saxophone Section)-
Hues Of Melanin (edited version)Impulse! AS-9264
* Impulse! IA-9352/2   Sam Rivers - The Dedication Series, Vol. XII - The Live Trio Sessions
* Impulse! ASH-9272-3   Various Artists - The Drums
* Impulse! ASD-9302   Sam Rivers - Hues
* Impulse! AS-9264   Gato Barbieri, Keith Jarrett, John Klemmer, Sam Rivers, Michael White - Impulse Artists On Tour
* Impulse! IMPD-268   Sam Rivers Trio Live

Sun Ra And His Arkestra

Akh Tal Ebah, Lamont McClamb (Kwame Hadi) (trumpet) Leroy Taylor (Eloe Omoe) (bass clarinet) Danny Davis (alto sax) Marshall Allen (alto sax, flute, oboe) John Gilmore (tenor sax, percussion) Danny Ray Thompson (baritone sax) Sun Ra (keyboards) Ronnie Boykins, Bill Davis (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums) Eugene Brennan (congas) Stanley Morgan (Atakatune) (congas, percussion) Russell Branch (percussion)
El Saturn Studios, Chicago, IL, 1973
Pathways To Unknown WorldsEl Saturn LP 564
Extension Out-
Cosmo-Media-
* El Saturn LP 564; Impulse! ASD-9298   Sun Ra - Pathways To Unknown Worlds

Sun Ra And His Arkestra

Sun Ra (composer, leader, electric piano) and others
circa 1973
The World Of The InvisibleImpulse! ASD-9296
Thoughts Under A Dark Blue Light-
The Order Of The Pharoanic Jesters-
The Mystery Of Two-
Land Of The Day Star-
same session
Crystal SpearsImpulse! ASD-9297
The Eternal Sphynx-
The Embassy Of The Living God-
Sunrise In The Western Sky-
* Impulse! ASD-9296   Sun Ra - Cymbals
* Impulse! ASD-9297   Sun Ra - Crystal Spears

1974

Michael White

Norman Williams (alto sax) Michael White (electric violin) Cliff Coulter (piano, Fender Rhodes electric piano, Hammond organ) Bob King (guitar) Kenneth Jenkins (amplified upright bass, Fender bass) Clarence Becton (drums) Kenneth Nash (congas, North African sakara drums, Knole drum, Chinese temple bells and gongs, assorted African and South American percussion instruments) added Michael White (rhythm violin, African tambourine) Kenneth Nash (cowbell) Marti McCall (lead vocals, backing vocals) Myrna Matthews, Josef Powell (backing vocals)
Wally Heider Recording Studios, San Francisco, CA, January 16, 17 & 18, 1974;
sweetened at ABC Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA;
sweetened at Royal Hidley Hall, Los Angeles, CA, 1974
Father Music, Mother DanceImpulse! 45-284, AS-9268
Norman Williams (alto sax) Michael White (electric violin) Cliff Coulter (piano, Fender Rhodes electric piano, Hammond organ) Bob King (guitar) Kenneth Jenkins (amplified upright bass, Fender bass) Clarence Becton (drums) Kenneth Nash (congas, North African sakara drums, Knole drum, Chinese temple bells and gongs, assorted African and South American percussion instruments) added Kenneth Nash (guiro, bells, claves)
ReikoImpulse! AS-9268
Norman Williams (alto sax) Michael White (electric violin) Cliff Coulter (piano, Fender Rhodes electric piano, Hammond organ) Bob King (guitar) Kenneth Jenkins (amplified upright bass, Fender bass) Clarence Becton (drums) Kenneth Nash (congas, North African sakara drums, Knole drum, Chinese temple bells and gongs, assorted African and South American percussion instruments) added Michael White (rhythm violin) Kenneth Nash (tambourine, wood bells) Clarence Becton (agogo) Myrna Matthews, Marti McCall, Josef Powell (vocals)
Commin' From-
Norman Williams (alto sax) Michael White (electric violin) Cliff Coulter (piano, Fender Rhodes electric piano, Hammond organ) Bob King (guitar) Kenneth Jenkins (amplified upright bass, Fender bass) Clarence Becton (drums) Kenneth Nash (congas, North African sakara drums, Knole drum, Chinese temple bells and gongs, assorted African and South American percussion instruments) added Michael White (rhythm violin, bass drum, handclaps, Moog synthesizer, vocals) Myrna Matthews, Marti McCall (vocals)
Way Down Inside-
Norman Williams (alto sax) Michael White (electric violin) Cliff Coulter (piano, Fender Rhodes electric piano, Hammond organ) Bob King (guitar) Kenneth Jenkins (amplified upright bass, Fender bass) Clarence Becton (drums) Kenneth Nash (congas, North African sakara drums, Knole drum, Chinese temple bells and gongs, assorted African and South American percussion instruments) added Kenneth Nash (piano, Fender Rhodes electric piano bottom, small percussion, bells, pepper filled Kodak film can shakers, arranger)
Water ChildrenImpulse! 45-284, AS-9268
Norman Williams (alto sax) Michael White (electric violin) Cliff Coulter (piano, Fender Rhodes electric piano, Hammond organ) Bob King (guitar) Kenneth Jenkins (amplified upright bass, Fender bass) Clarence Becton (drums) Kenneth Nash (congas, North African sakara drums, Knole drum, Chinese temple bells and gongs, assorted African and South American percussion instruments) added Michael White (Moog synthesizer)
Mary's WaltzImpulse! AS-9268
* Impulse! AS-9268   Michael White - Father Music, Mother Dance
* Impulse! 45-284   Michael White - Father Music, Mother Dance / Water Children

Gato Barbieri

Gato Barbieri (tenor sax, flute) John Pisano (classical guitar) Lee Ritenour (electric guitar) Jim Hughart (bass) Bob Zimitti (drums) Mayuto Correa (percussion)
The Village Recorder, Los Angeles, CA, February 4, 1974
Gato Gato (previously unreleased single)Impulse! IMPD-2-236
* Impulse! IMPD-2-236   Gato Barbieri - Latino America

American Quartet + 3

Dewey Redman (tenor sax, tambourine) Keith Jarrett (piano, soprano sax, Osi drum) Charlie Haden (bass) Paul Motian (drums, percussion) with Sam Brown (guitar -4,8) Guilherme Franco, Danny Johnson (percussion)
Generation Sound Studios, NYC, February 27 & 28, 1974
1.The Rich (And The Poor) (take 1.5)Impulse! AS-9274
2.Blue Streak (take 3B)-
3.Fullsuvollivus (Fools Of All Of Us) (take 3)-
4.Treasure Island (take 4A)Impulse! IMP-31001, AS-9274, IA-9348
5.Introduction And Yaqui Indian Folk Song (take 4)Impulse! AS-9274, IA-9348; Prestige P-24052
6.Le Mistral (edited takes 1 & 2)Impulse! AS-9274
7.Angles (Without Edges) (take 1)-
8.Sister Fortune (take 3)Impulse! IMP-31001, AS-9274
9.Death And The Flower (edited takes 1 & 2)Impulse! IMPD-5-237
* Impulse! AS-9274   Keith Jarrett - Treasure Island
= Impulse! IMPD-5-237   Keith Jarrett - The Impulse Years, 1973-1974
* Impulse! IA-9348   Best Of Keith Jarrett
* Prestige P-24052   Various Artists - Piano Giants
* Impulse! IMP-31001   Keith Jarrett - Treasure Island / Sister Fortune

Sam Rivers

Sinclair Acey, Ted Daniel, Richard Williams (trumpet) Charles Greenlee, Charles Stephens (trombone) Joe Daley (tuba) Sam Rivers (flute, tenor, soprano sax, arranger, conductor) Joe Ferguson (soprano, alto sax, flute) Fred Kelly (soprano, alto sax, flute, baritone sax, piccolo) Paul Jeffrey (tenor sax, flute) Roland Alexander (tenor, soprano sax, flute) Gregory Maker (bass) Warren Smith (drums) Harold Smith (percussion)
Generation Sound Studios, NYC, March 4, 1974
ExultationImpulse! ASD-9286
Tranquility-
Postlude-
Bursts-
Orb-
Earth Song-
* Impulse! ASD-9286, 314 589 760-2   Sam Rivers - Crystals

Marion Brown Sextet

Marion Brown (soprano sax) Paul Bley (piano, electric piano, organ) Muhal Richard Abrahms (electric piano, organ) James Jefferson (bass, electric bass) Steve McCall (drums) Bill Hasson (percussion)
Intermedia Recording, Boston, MA, May 6, 1974
Eleven Light City, Part 1Impulse! AS-9275
Eleven Light City, Part 2-
Eleven Light City, Part 3-
Eleven Light City, Part 4-
* Impulse! AS-9275   Marion Brown - Sweet Earth Flying

Marion Brown Sextet

Marion Brown (alto sax) Muhal Richard Abrahms (piano, electric piano, organ -2/5) Paul Bley (electric piano -1/3) James Jefferson (bass, electric bass) Steve McCall (drums, percussion -2,4) Bill Hasson (percussion, narrator -2,4)
Intermedia Recording, Boston, MA, May 7, 1974
1.Sweet Earth Flying, Part 1Impulse! AS-9275
2.Sweet Earth Flying, Part 2unissued
3.Sweet Earth Flying, Part 3Impulse! AS-9275
4.Sweet Earth Flying, Part 4 - Prince Willie-
5.Sweet Earth Flying, Part 5-
* Impulse! AS-9275   Marion Brown - Sweet Earth Flying

Michael White's Magic Music Company

Michael White (electric violin, tambourine, ashtray synthesizer, small percussion) Ed Kelly (Fender Rhodes electric piano, piano, Hammond organ) Bob King (guitar) Kenneth Jenkins (bass, wa-wa pedal, Fender bass) Paul Smith (drums) Kenneth Nash (conga drums, griot bells, thumb piano, vocals, gong, Moog synthesizer, bells, small percussion)
ABC/Dunhill Studios, Los Angeles, CA, June 4, 5 & 6, 1974
Go With The FlowImpulse! ASD-9281
The Lady Sirro-
In The Silence (Listen)-
Spaceslide-
Her-
Moondust Shuffle-
Go With The Flow-
* Impulse! ASD-9281   Michael White's Magic Music Company - Go With The Flow

Gato Barbieri

Randy Brecker, Bob McCoy, Victor Paz (trumpet, flugelhorn) Buddy Morrow (trombone) Alan Raph (bass trombone) Ray Alonge, Jimmy Buffington (French horn) Howard Johnson (tuba, flugelhorn, bass clarinet, baritone sax) Seldon Powell (piccolo, flute, alto flute, alto, baritone sax) Gato Barbieri (tenor sax) Eddie Martinez (piano, Fender Rhodes electric piano) Paul Metzke (electric guitar) George Davis (electric, acoustic guitar) Ron Carter (bass, Fender bass) Grady Tate (drums) Ray Armando, Luis Mangual, Ray Mantilla, Portinho (Latin percussion) Chico O'Farrill (orchestra arranger, conductor)
Generation Sound Studios, NYC, June 25, 1974
Milonga TristeImpulse! ASD-9279
Cuando Vuelva A Tu Lado (What A Difference A Day Makes)-
* Impulse! ASD-9279, GRD-111   Gato Barbieri - Chapter Three: Viva Emiliano Zapata

Gato Barbieri

Bob McCoy, Victor Paz, Alan Rubin (trumpet, flugelhorn) Buddy Morrow (trombone) Alan Raph (bass trombone) Ray Alonge, Jimmy Buffington (French horn) Howard Johnson (tuba, flugelhorn, bass clarinet, baritone sax) Seldon Powell (piccolo, flute, alto flute, alto, baritone sax) Gato Barbieri (tenor sax) Eddie Martinez (piano, Fender Rhodes electric piano) Paul Metzke (electric guitar) George Davis (electric, acoustic guitar) Ron Carter (bass, Fender bass) Grady Tate (drums) Ray Armando, Luis Mangual, Ray Mantilla, Portinho (Latin percussion) Chico O'Farrill (orchestra arranger, conductor): Alan Rubin (trumpet, flugelhorn) replaces Brecker
Generation Sound Studios, NYC, June 26, 1974
Lluvia AzulImpulse! ASD-9279
El Sublime-
La Podrida-
Viva Emiliano Zapata-
* Impulse! ASD-9279, GRD-111   Gato Barbieri - Chapter Three: Viva Emiliano Zapata

Dewey Redman

Ted Daniel (trumpet) Dewey Redman (tenor sax) Leroy Jenkins (violin) Sirone (bass) Eddie Moore (drums)
Generation Sound Studios, NYC, September 9, 1974
Seeds And DeedsImpulse! ASD-9300, IMPD-271
Ted Daniel (trumpet) Dewey Redman (clarinet) Leroy Jenkins (violin) Sirone (bass) Eddie Moore (timpani, cymbals)
SomnifacientImpulse! ASD-9300
* Impulse! ASD-9300   Dewey Redman - Coincide
* Impulse! IMPD-271   Dewey Redman - The Ear Of The Behearer

Dewey Redman

Dewey Redman (zither) Sirone (bass) Eddie Moore (bowed and struck idiophone)
Generation Sound Studios, NYC, September 10, 1974
Meditation Submission PurificationImpulse! ASD-9300
Dewey Redman (tenor sax) Sirone (bass) Eddie Moore (drums)
Joie De VivreImpulse! ASD-9300, IMPD-271
same session
Funcitydues-
Dewey Redman (zither)
Phadan-SersImpulse! ASD-9300
Dewey Redman (tenor sax) Sirone (bass) Eddie Moore (drums)
QOWImpulse! ASD-9300, IMPD-271
* Impulse! ASD-9300   Dewey Redman - Coincide
* Impulse! IMPD-271   Dewey Redman - The Ear Of The Behearer

American Quartet + 1

Dewey Redman (tenor sax, musette, maracas) Keith Jarrett (piano, soprano sax, osidrum, wood flute, percussion) Charlie Haden (bass) Paul Motian (drums, percussion) with Guilherme Franco (percussion)
Generation Sound Studios, NYC, October 9 & 10, 1974
Death And The FlowerImpulse! ASD-9301
Prayer (take 3A)-
Great Bird (take 1)-
Prayer (take 2)Impulse! IMPD-5-237
Dewey Redman (tenor sax, musette, maracas) Keith Jarrett (piano, wood flute, Osi drum) Charlie Haden (bass) Paul Motian (drums, percussion) with Guilherme Franco (percussion)
Inflight (edited takes 2 & 3)Impulse! ASD-9305
Kuum (take 1)-
Vapallia (take 1)-
Backhand (take 1)-
Victoria (take 1)Impulse! IMPD-5-237
* Impulse! ASD-9301, GRD-139   Keith Jarrett - Death And The Flower
= Impulse! IMPD-5-237   Keith Jarrett - The Impulse Years, 1973-1974
* Impulse! ASD-9305   Keith Jarrett - Backhand
= Impulse! IMPD-5-237   Keith Jarrett - The Impulse Years, 1973-1974

1975 (15th anniversary)

Marion Brown

Marion Brown (alto sax) Anthony Davis (piano) Bill Braynon (RMI electric piano) Stanley Cowell (Fender Rhodes electric piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Jimmy Hopps (drums) Ed Blackwell (slit drum) Jose Goico (congas)
Generation Sound Studios, NYC, February 18, 1975
VistaImpulse! ASD-9304
Marion Brown (alto sax) Stanley Cowell (piano) Anthony Davis (Fender Rhodes electric piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Ed Blackwell (drums) Jose Goico (congas)
Djinji-
* Impulse! ASD-9304, (J) MVCZ-118   Marion Brown - Vista

Marion Brown

Marion Brown (alto sax) Stanley Cowell (piano, mbira) Anthony Davis (Fender Rhodes electric piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Jimmy Hopps (drums) Jose Goico (tambourine, congas)
Generation Sound Studios, NYC, February 19, 1975
MaimounImpulse! ASD-9304
Marion Brown (alto sax, wind chimes) Anthony Davis (piano) Bill Braynon (celeste) Stanley Cowell (Fender Rhodes electric piano) Allen Murphy (vocals)
Visions-
Marion Brown (alto sax) Bill Braynon (piano) Anthony Davis (Fender Rhodes electric piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Jimmy Hopps (drums) Jose Goico (congas)
Moment Of Truth-
Marion Brown (alto sax) Stanley Cowell (piano) Bill Braynon (celeste) Harold Budd (celeste, gong) Anthony Davis (Fender Rhodes electric piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Jimmy Hopps (cymbals) Jose Goico (finger cymbals) Allen Murphy (bells)
Bismillahi 'Rrahmani 'Rrahim-
* Impulse! ASD-9304, (J) MVCZ-118   Marion Brown - Vista

Gato Barbieri

Howard Johnson (flugelhorn, tuba, bass clarinet, tambourine) Gato Barbieri (tenor sax, guiro) Eddie Martinez (Fender Rhodes electric piano) Paul Metzke (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Portinho (drums) Ray Armando (congas, percussion)
"The Bottom Line", NYC, February 20-23, 1975
Milonga TristeImpulse! ASD-9303
La China Leoncia: Part I / Part II / Part III / Part IV-
Baihia-
Lluvia Azul-
* Impulse! ASD-9303, (J) MVCJ-19163   Gato Barbieri - Chapter Four: Alive In New York

John Klemmer

John Klemmer (tenor sax, Echoplex, flute) Dave Grusin (Fender Rhodes electric piano) Larry Carlton (acoustic guitar) Chuck Domanico (electric bass) John Guerin (drums) Joe Porcaro, Emil Richards (percussion)
Mama Joes, North Hollywood, CA, July & August, 1975
16920TouchImpulse! ASD-9309; ABC ABC-12172, ABCD-922
John Klemmer (tenor sax, Echoplex) Dave Grusin (Fender Rhodes electric piano) Chuck Domanico (electric bass) John Guerin (drums) Joe Porcaro (percussion)
16921Glass Dolphins-
John Klemmer (tenor sax, Echoplex) George Duke as Doerge Guke (Fender Rhodes electric piano) Mitch Holder (12-string guitar) Chuck Rainey (electric bass) Harvey Mason (drums) Emil Richards (percussion)
WaterwheelsImpulse! ASD-9309; ABC ABCD-922
John Klemmer (tenor sax) Dave Grusin (Fender Rhodes electric piano) Chuck Domanico (electric bass) John Guerin (drums) Joe Porcaro, Emil Richards (percussion) David Batteau (vocals)
Free Fall Lover-
John Klemmer (tenor sax, flute) Dave Grusin (Fender Rhodes electric piano) Larry Carlton (acoustic guitar) Chuck Domanico (electric bass) John Guerin (drums) Joe Porcaro (percussion)
Sleeping Eyes-
John Klemmer (tenor sax, Echoplex, flute) Dave Grusin (Fender Rhodes electric piano) Mitch Holder (electric guitar) Chuck Domanico (electric bass) John Guerin (drums) Joe Porcaro, Emil Richards (percussion)
Body Pulse-
John Klemmer (tenor sax, Echoplex) Dave Grusin (Fender Rhodes electric piano) Mitch Holder (acoustic guitar) Chuck Domanico (electric bass) John Guerin (drums) Joe Porcaro (percussion) David Batteau (vocals)
Tone Row Weaver-
John Klemmer (flute, Fender Rhodes electric piano, vocal narration)
Walk With Me My Love And Dream-
* Impulse! ASD-9309   John Klemmer - Touch (not released)
* ABC ABCD-922; MCA MCAD-37152   John Klemmer - Touch
* ABC ABC-12172   John Klemmer - Touch / Glass Dolphins

Sam Rivers Quintet

Sam Rivers (tenor, soprano sax, flute, piano) Ted Dunbar (guitar) Dave Holland (bass, cello) Barry Altschul (drums) Warren Smith (drums, vib timpani)
Generation Sound Studios, NYC, December 9, 1975
DawnImpulse! ASD-9316
Flare-
Flame-
Scud-
* Impulse! ASD-9316   Sam Rivers - Sizzle

American Quartet + 1

Dewey Redman (tenor sax, maracas, tambourine, Chinese musette) Keith Jarrett (piano, Pakistani flute, wood drums, percussion) Charlie Haden (bass) Paul Motian (drums, percussion) with Guilherme Franco as Guilhermo Franco (percussion)
Generation Sound Studios, NYC, December 10, 11 & 12, 1975
Rotation (take 1)Impulse! ASD-9315
Everything That Lives Laments (take 1A)-
Flame (take 1)-
Mysteries (take 1)-
Everything That Lives Laments (take 6)Impulse! IMPD-4-189
Playaround (take 1)-
Dewey Redman (tenor sax, maracas, tambourine) Keith Jarrett (piano, wood drums, percussion) Charlie Haden (bass) Paul Motian (drums, percussion) with Guilherme Franco (percussion)
Shades Of Jazz (take 1A)Impulse! ASD-9322
Southern Smiles (take 2)-
Rose Petals (take 4B)-
Diatribe (take 1)-
Shades Of Jazz (take 3)Impulse! IMPD-4-189
Southern Smiles (take 4)-
Rose Petals (take 4)-
Rose Petals (take 1C)-
* Impulse! ASD-9315   Keith Jarrett - Mysteries
= Impulse! IMPD-4-189   Keith Jarrett - Mysteries - The Impulse Years, 1975-1976
* Impulse! ASD-9322   Keith Jarrett - Shades
= Impulse! IMPD-4-189   Keith Jarrett - Mysteries - The Impulse Years, 1975-1976

Brass Fever

Oscar Brashear (trumpet) George Bohanon, Charlie Loper, Frank Rosolino, Kai Winding (trombone) Jerome Richardson (tenor, soprano sax) Jerry Peters (electric piano, ARP string synthesizer) Sonny Carter (vocal effects -1) Melvin "Wah Wah" Ragin, Elliot Randall (electric guitar) Scott Edwards (electric bass) James Jamerson (electric bass -1) James Gadson (drums) Eddie "Bongo" Brown, Emil Richards (percussion, vibes) Wade Marcus (arranger, conductor) Esmond Edwards (producer)
ABC Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, 1975
1.Lady MarmaladeImpulse! IMP-31002, ASD-9308
2.DjingiImpulse! ASD-9308
3.Sunshine Superman-
Oscar Brashear (trumpet) George Bohanon, Garnett Brown, Charlie Loper (trombone) Buddy Collette (flute) John Handy (alto sax) Phil Wright (piano, organ, Clavinette) Odell Brown (organ -1) Sonny Burke (electric piano) Lee Ritenour (electric guitar) Scott Edwards (electric bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Eddie "Bongo" Brown (percussion) Wade Marcus (arranger, conductor) Esmond Edwards (producer)
1.Back At The Chicken ShackImpulse! IMP-31002, ASD-9308
2.Bach BoneImpulse! ASD-9308
* Impulse! ASD-9308   Brass Fever
* Impulse! IMP-31002   Brass Fever - Lady Marmalade / Back At The Chicken Shack

Gloria Lynne

Jerome Richardson (solo sax -1/7,9) John Klemmer (solo sax -8) Sonny Burke, Clarence McDonald, Jerry Peters (keyboards) John Horell, Ray Parker Jr., Melvin "Wah Wah" Ragin, Lee Ritenour (guitar) Scott Edwards (bass) James Gadson (drums) Eddie "Bongo" Brown (percussion) Gloria Lynne (vocals) our thanks also to the fine brass, woodwind and string sections, Johnny Pate (arranger -1/4,8,9) Wade Marcus (arranger -5/7)
ABC Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, 1975
1.The Shelter Of Your LoveImpulse! ASD-9311
2.I Don't Know How To Love Him-
3.Out Of This WorldImpulse! IMP-31003, ASD-9311
4.We Are The DreamersImpulse! ASD-9311
5.Thank You Early BirdImpulse! IMP-31003, ASD-9311
6.I'm Thru With LoveImpulse! ASD-9311
7.I'll Be Passing By This Way Again-
8.Visions-
9.How Will I Know-
* Impulse! ASD-9311   Gloria Lynne - I Don't Know How To Love Him
* Impulse! IMP-31003   Gloria Lynne - Out Of This World / Thank You Early Bird

Sonny Criss

Sonny Criss (alto sax) Clarence McDonald (keyboards -1,5,6) Sonny Burke (keyboards -2/4,7) Lee Ritenour (guitar -1,5,6) Dennis Budimir (guitar -2/4,7) Melvin "Wah Wah" Ragin (guitar -3,5/7) Scott Edwards (bass -1,5,6) Chuck Domanico (bass -2/4,7) James Gadson (drums) Eddie "Bongo" Brown (percussion) string section: Charles Veal (concertmaster) Marcia Van Dyke, Winterton Garvey, Harris Goldman, Janice Gower, William Henderson, Karen Jones, Carl LaMagna, Kenneth Yerke (violin) David Campbell, Rollice Dale, Pamela Goldsmith, Paul Polivnick (viola) Ronald Cooper, Dennis Karmazyn, David Speltz (cello) Richard Feves, Susan Ranney (acoustic bass) Dorothy Ashby (harp) horn section: Bud Brisbois, Charles Findley, Paul Hubinon (trumpet, flugelhorn) George Bohanon (trombone) Lew McCreary (bass trombone) Vincent DeRosa (French horn) Buddy Collette (tenor sax, flute) Bill Green (bass sax, flute)
ABC Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, 1975-1976
1.Cool Struttin'Impulse! ASD-9312
2.The Way We Were-
3.That's The Way Of The World-
4.Bumpin'Impulse! IMP-31004, ASD-9312
5.Sweet Summer BreezeImpulse! IMP-31007, ASD-9312
6.MemoriesImpulse! IMP-31004, ASD-9312
7.Blues For WillieImpulse! IMP-31007, ASD-9312
* Impulse! ASD-9312, (J) MVCZ-80   Sonny Criss - Warm & Sonny
* Impulse! IMP-31004   Sonny Criss - Bumpin' / Memories
* Impulse! IMP-31007   Sonny Criss - Sweet Summer Breeze / Blues For Willie

1976

John Handy

John Handy (alto, tenor sax, vocals) Hotep Cecil Barnard (keyboards) Mike Hoffmann (guitar) Chuck Rainey (electric bass) James Gadson (drums) Zakir Hussain (tabla drums -3,4,6) Eddie "Bongo" Brown (conga drums, percussion)
ABC Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, January, 1976
1.Hard WorkImpulse! IMP-31005, ASD-9314
2.Blues For Louis JordanImpulse! ASD-9314
3.Young Enough To DreamImpulse! IMP-31005, ASD-9314
4.Love For Brother JackImpulse! ASD-9314
5.Didn't I Tell You-
6.Afro Wiggle-
7.You Don't Know-
* Impulse! ASD-9314, (J) PROA-155   John Handy - Hard Work
* Impulse! IMP-31005   John Handy - Hard Work / Young Enough To Dream

Bobby Bland & B.B. King

Bobby Bland, B.B. King (vocals) Robert Anderson (piano) James Toney (organ) Milton Hopkins, Johnny Jones, B.B. King, Ray Parker (guitar) Rudy Aikels, Louis Villery (bass guitar) Harold Potier, John Starks (drums) Albert Aarons, Oscar Brashear, Snooky Young (trumpet) Garnett Brown, Benny Powell (trombone) Red Holloway (tenor sax) Jerome Richardson (baritone sax) Johnny Pate (horns arranger, conductor) voice from audience: Viola Jackson (voice -8)
"Coconut Grove", Los Angeles, CA, March, 1976;
additional recording: The Enactron Truck, Los Angeles, CA;
additional recording: ABC Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, 1976
1.Let The Good Times RollImpulse! IMP-31006, ASD-9317
2.Medley: Stormy Monday BluesImpulse! ASD-9317
3.Medley: Strange Things HappenImpulse! IMP-31006, ASD-9317
4.Feel So BadImpulse! ASD-9317
5.Medley: Mother-In-Law Blues-
6.Medley: Mean Old World-
7.Everyday (I Have The Blues)Impulse! IMP-31009, ASD-9317
8.Medley: The Thrill Is Gone-
9.Medley: I Ain't Gonna Be The First To CryImpulse! ASD-9317
* Impulse! ASD-9317; MCA Records MCAD-27102   Bobby Bland & B.B. King - Together Again...Live
* Impulse! IMP-31006   Bobby Bland, B.B. King - Let The Good Times Roll / Strange Things Happen
* Impulse! IMP-31009   Bobby Bland, B.B. King - Thrill Is Gone / Everyday (I Have The Blues)

American Quartet

Dewey Redman (tenor sax, musette) Keith Jarrett (piano, soprano sax, percussion) Charlie Haden (bass) Paul Motian (drums, percussion)
Generation Sound Studios, NYC, October 14, 15 & 16, 1976
Byablue (take 1)Impulse! AS-9331, IA-9348, GRD-117
Konya (take 1)Impulse! AS-9331
Rainbow (take 3)Impulse! AS-9331, GRD-117
Trieste (take 2)-
Fantasm (take 1)Impulse! IMPD-4-189
Fantasm (take 7)Impulse! AS-9331, IA-9348, GRD-117
Yahllah (take 2)Impulse! AS-9331
Byablue (Solo Piano Version) (take 2)Impulse! AS-9331, GRD-117
Trieste (take 1)Impulse! IMPD-4-189
Rainbow (take 3A/5A)-
same session
Mushi Mushi (take 3)Impulse! IA-9334, GRD-117
Silence (take 3/4)Impulse! IA-9334, IA-9348, GRD-117
Bop-Be (take 2)Impulse! IA-9334, GRD-117
Pyramids Moving (take 1)Impulse! IA-9334
Gotta Get Some Sleep (take 9)Impulse! IA-9334, GRD-117
Blackberry Winter (take 9)Impulse! IA-9334, IA-9348, GRD-117
Pocketful Of Cherry (take 4)Impulse! IA-9334, GRD-117
Gotta Get Some Sleep (take 2)Impulse! IMPD-4-189
Blackberry Winter (take 4)-
* Impulse! AS-9331   Keith Jarrett - Byablue
= Impulse! IMPD-4-189   Keith Jarrett - Mysteries - The Impulse Years, 1975-1976
* Impulse! IA-9348   Best Of Keith Jarrett
* Impulse! IA-9334   Keith Jarrett - Bop-Be
= Impulse! IMPD-4-189   Keith Jarrett - Mysteries - The Impulse Years, 1975-1976
* Impulse! GRD-117   Keith Jarrett - Silence

Jimmy Ponder

Sonny Burke (keyboards) Jimmy Ponder (guitar) Chuck Domanico (electric bass) James Gadson (drums) Eddie "Bongo" Brown (percussion) with strings: Johnny Pate (arranger, conductor)
Sound Exchange Studio, NYC;
additional recording: ABC Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, 1976
Funky ButtImpulse! ASD-9313
Mickey Tucker (piano, electric piano) Ronnie Foster (synthesizer, Clavinet) Jimmy Ponder (guitar) Ron Carter (acoustic, electric bass) Brian Brake (drums) Eddie "Bongo" Brown (percussion)
Energy III-
Jerome Richardson (alto flute) Mickey Tucker (piano, electric piano) Ronnie Foster (synthesizer, Clavinet) Jimmy Ponder (guitar) Ron Carter (acoustic, electric bass) Grady Tate (drums) Eddie "Bongo" Brown (percussion) with strings: Johnny Pate (arranger, conductor)
JenniferImpulse! IMP-31008, ASD-9313
Mickey Tucker (piano, electric piano) Ronnie Foster (synthesizer, Clavinet) Jimmy Ponder (guitar) Ron Carter (acoustic, electric bass) Grady Tate (drums) Eddie "Bongo" Brown (percussion) with strings: Johnny Pate (arranger, conductor)
Do It Baby-
Mickey Tucker (piano, electric piano) Ronnie Foster (synthesizer, Clavinet) Jimmy Ponder (guitar) Ron Carter (acoustic, electric bass) Grady Tate (drums) Eddie "Bongo" Brown (percussion)
IllusionsImpulse! ASD-9313
Jimmy Ponder (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Eddie "Bongo" Brown, Esmond Edwards (percussion)
Sabado Sombrero-
* Impulse! ASD-9313   Jimmy Ponder - Illusions
* Impulse! IMP-31008   Jimmy Ponder - Jennifer / Do It Baby

Wade Marcus

Warren Luening (trumpet, flugelhorn) Britt Woodman (trombone) Buddy Collette, Bill Green, "Red" Holloway, Fred Jackson Jr., Jerome Richardson (reeds, woodwinds) Charles Veal Jr. (concertmaster) Assa Drori, Marcia Van Dyke, Winterton Garvey, Janice Gower, William Henderson, Karen Jones, Carl LaMagna, Sheldon Sanov, Haim Shtrum, Lya Stern, Ken Yerke (violin) Denyse Buffum, David Campbell, Rollice Dale, Pamela Goldsmith, Arthur Royval (viola) Ronald Cooper, Selene Hurford, Dennis Karmazyn, David Speltz (cello) Richard Feves (double bass) Dorothy Ashby (harp) Gary Coleman (vibes) Sonny Burke, Joe Sample (keyboards) Lee Ritenour (guitar) Chuck Domanico (acoustic bass -1) Henry Davis, Scott Edwards (bass guitar) Harvey Mason (drums) Bill Summers (percussion) Jessica Smith, Julia Waters Tillman, Luther Waters, Oren Waters, Maxine Waters Willard (vocals) Wade T. Marcus (arranger, conductor)
Devonshire Sound Studios, North Hollywood, CA;
Kendun Recorders, Burbank, CA;
ABC Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, 1976
1.MetamorphosisImpulse! ASD-9318
2.Sugar Loaf Sunrise-
3.Would You Like To Ride-
4.Journey To Morocco-
5.PoincianaImpulse! IMP-31011, ASD-9318
6.FeelingsImpulse! ASD-9318
7.Funk MachineImpulse! IMP-31011, ASD-9318
8.DanielImpulse! ASD-9318
* Impulse! ASD-9318   Wade Marcus - Metamorphosis
* Impulse! IMP-31011   Wade Marcus - Poinciana / Funk Machine

Brass Fever

Al Aarons, Oscar Brashear, Bobby Bryant, "Snooky" Young (trumpet) George Bohanon, Garnett Brown, Jimmy Cleveland, Maurice Spears (trombone) "Pee Wee" Ellis, Sahib Shihab, Ernie Watts (sax, flute) John Barnes Jr., Jerry Peters (keyboards) Ray Parker Jr., Lee Ritenour (guitar) Henry Davis, Scott Edwards (bass) James Gadson (drums) Eddie "Bongo" Brown (conga drums) Bill Summers (percussion) special thanks to: The Sid Sharp Strings, The Jones Girls: Brenda Jones, Shirley Jones, Valorie Jones (vocals -1) Reggie Dozier, Esmond Edwards, McKinley Jackson (vocals -5) Julia Tillman, Luther Waters, Oren Waters, Maxine Willard (vocals -6,7) McKinley Jackson (arranger, conductor) Esmond Edwards (producer)
Devonshire Sound Studios, North Hollywood, CA;
Kendun Recorders, Burbank, CA;
ABC Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, 1976
1.Time Is Running OutImpulse! IMP-31010, ASD-9319
2.Takin' It To The StreetsImpulse! ASD-9319
3.Boogie On Reggae Woman-
4.Mr. Tambourine Man-
5.Dancing Machine-
6.Pressure Drop-
7.Summertime-
8.Funky CarnivalImpulse! IMP-31010, ASD-9319
* Impulse! ASD-9319   Brass Fever - Time Is Running Out
* Impulse! IMP-31010   Brass Fever - Time Is Running Out / Funky Carnival

Sonny Criss

Sonny Criss (alto sax) Patrice Rushen (electric piano) Mitch Holder, Lee Ritenour (guitar) Chuck Domanico (bass) James Gadson (drums) Eddie "Bongo" Brown, Esmond Edwards (percussion) string section: Charles Veal Jr. (concertmaster) Arnold Belnick, Marcia Van Dyke, Harris Goldman, Haim Shtrum, Dorothy Wade, Kenneth Yerke (violin) Dennyse Buffum, Rollice Dale, Pamela Goldsmith (viola) Ronald Cooper, Raymond J. Kelley (cello)
ABC Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA;
The Burbank Studios, Burbank, CA, 1976
You've Lost That Lovin' FeelingImpulse! AS-9326
Sonny Criss (alto sax) Bill King (electric piano) Mitch Holder, Lee Ritenour (guitar) Scott Edwards (bass) James Gadson (drums) Esmond Edwards (percussion) horn section: Oscar Brashear (trumpet) George R. Bohanon, Garnett Brown, Raymond M. Jackson (trombone) George Bryan Thatcher (bass trombone) Barbara E. Korn, Alan Robinson, Robert L. Watt (French horn) Ernest J. Watts (tenor sax)
Don't You Worry 'Bout A Thing-
Sonny Criss (alto sax) Bill King (piano) Mitch Holder, Lee Ritenour (guitar) Scott Edwards (bass) James Gadson (drums) string section: Charles Veal Jr. (concertmaster) Arnold Belnick, Marcia Van Dyke, Harris Goldman, Haim Shtrum, Dorothy Wade, Kenneth Yerke (violin) Dennyse Buffum, Rollice Dale, Pamela Goldsmith (viola) Ronald Cooper, Raymond J. Kelley (cello)
You Are So Beautiful-
Sonny Criss (alto sax) Bill King (electric piano) Lee Ritenour (guitar) Scott Edwards (bass) James Gadson (drums) Esmond Edwards (percussion) horn section: Oscar Brashear (trumpet) George R. Bohanon, Garnett Brown, Raymond M. Jackson (trombone) George Bryan Thatcher (bass trombone) Barbara E. Korn, Alan Robinson, Robert L. Watt (French horn) Ernest J. Watts (tenor sax)
Turn Me Loose-
Richard "Blue" Mitchell (trumpet) Sonny Criss (alto sax) Patrice Rushen (electric piano) Lee Ritenour (guitar) Chuck Domanico (acoustic bass) James Gadson (drums) Eddie "Bongo" Brown (conga drums) string section: Charles Veal Jr. (concertmaster) Arnold Belnick, Marcia Van Dyke, Harris Goldman, Haim Shtrum, Dorothy Wade, Kenneth Yerke (violin) Dennyse Buffum, Rollice Dale, Pamela Goldsmith (viola) Ronald Cooper, Raymond J. Kelley (cello)
Stolen Moments-
Sonny Criss (alto sax) Sonny Burke (piano) McKinley T. Jackson (Clavinet) Mitch Holder (guitar) Henry E. Davis (bass) James Gadson (drums) Eddie "Bongo" Brown (conga drums) Esmond Edwards (percussion) Viola Jackson (vocals) horn section: Oscar Brashear (trumpet) George R. Bohanon, Garnett Brown, Raymond M. Jackson (trombone) George Bryan Thatcher (bass trombone) Barbara E. Korn, Alan Robinson, Robert L. Watt (French horn) Ernest J. Watts (tenor sax)
Have A Talk With God-
Sonny Criss (alto sax) Bill King (piano) Lee Ritenour (guitar) Scott Edwards (bass) James Gadson (drums) Esmond Edwards (percussion) string section: Charles Veal Jr. (concertmaster) Arnold Belnick, Marcia Van Dyke, Harris Goldman, Haim Shtrum, Dorothy Wade, Kenneth Yerke (violin) Dennyse Buffum, Rollice Dale, Pamela Goldsmith (viola) Ronald Cooper, Raymond J. Kelley (cello)
Midnight Mellow-
* Impulse! AS-9326, (J) MVCZ-81   Sonny Criss - The Joy Of Sax

1977

John Handy

John Handy (alto sax) Reginald "Sonny" Burke (keyboards) Lee Ritenour (guitar) Rudy Coleman (bass) James Gadson (drums) Eddie "Bongo" Brown (conga drums) E. Edwards (percussion) John Handy & Friends (backing vocals)
A&R Studios, NYC;
ABC Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, 1977
CarnivalImpulse! AS-9324
John Handy (alto sax, percussion) Reginald "Sonny" Burke (keyboards, ARP synthesizer) Mike Hoffmann (guitar) Rudy Coleman (bass) John Handy IV (drums) Tom Nicholas (conga drums)
Alvina-
John Handy (alto sax) George Spencer (keyboards) Mike Hoffmann (guitar) Rudy Coleman (bass) James Gadson (drums) Tom Nicholas (conga drums) John Handy & Friends (backing vocals)
Watch Your Money GoImpulse! IMP-31012, AS-9324
Reginald "Sonny" Burke (keyboards, ARP synthesizer) Mike Hoffmann (guitar) Rudy Coleman (bass) John Handy IV (drums) Tom Nicholas (conga drums) E. Edwards (percussion) John Handy (vocals, alto sax)
I Will Leave YouImpulse! AS-9324
John Handy (alto sax) Reginald "Sonny" Burke (keyboards, ARP synthesizer) Larry Carlton (guitar) James Jameson Sr. (bass) James Gadson (drums) Eddie "Bongo" Brown (conga drums) E. Edwards (percussion)
Love's Rejoycing-
Lee Ritenour (keyboards, ARP synthesizer) Vincent Jefferson (bass) Harold Jones (drums) Paulo DaCosta (conga drums) John Handy (vocals, alto sax) E. Edwards, John Handy (backing vocals)
Make Her MineImpulse! IMP-31012, AS-9324
John Handy (alto sax) Reginald "Sonny" Burke (piano)
All The Things You AreImpulse! AS-9324
John Handy (alto sax) Lee Ritenour (keyboards, ARP synthesizer) Vincent Jefferson (bass) Harold Jones (drums) Paulo DaCosta (conga drums)
Christina's Little Song-
* Impulse! AS-9324   John Handy - Carnival
* Impulse! IMP-31012   John Handy - Watch Your Money Go / Make Her Mine

Jimmy Ponder

Albert Prince (electric piano) Sonny Burke (Clavinet) James Jamerson Sr. (bass) Victor Jones (drums) Paulinho Da Costa (conga drums) Jimmy Ponder (vocals, guitar) with strings: Charles Veal (concertmaster) Johnny Pate (arranger, conductor)
Sound Ideas Studios, NYC;
ABC Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, 1977
If You Need Someone To Love (Let Me Know)Impulse! AS-9327
Sonny Burke (piano) Albert Prince (organ) Jimmy Ponder (guitar) Scott Edwards (bass) Victor Jones (drums) Paulinho Da Costa (conga drums, percussion)
Going Back To Country Living-
Albert Prince (organ) Jimmy Ponder (guitar) Chris White (bass) Victor Jones (drums) Stacy Edwards (percussion) with strings: Charles Veal (concertmaster) Johnny Pate (arranger, conductor)
Easy-
Albert Prince (Clavinet) Jimmy Ponder (guitar) Chris White (bass) Victor Jones (drums) Paulinho Da Costa (conga drums)
Bro' James-
Albert Prince (organ) Sonny Burke (Clavinet, ARP string ensemble) Jimmy Ponder (guitar) Scott Edwards (bass) James Gadson (drums) Paulinho Da Costa (bongo drums)
White Room-
Albert Prince (piano) Michael Boddicker, Cedric Lawson (synthesizer) Jimmy Ponder (guitar) Chris White (bass) Victor Jones (drums) Paulinho Da Costa (percussion)
Quintessence-
Albert Prince (electric piano) Jimmy Ponder (guitar) James Jamerson Sr. (bass) Victor Jones (drums) with strings: Charles Veal (concertmaster) Johnny Pate (arranger, conductor)
So In Love-
* Impulse! AS-9327   Jimmy Ponder - White Room

Blue Mitchell

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Herman Riley (tenor sax) Sonny Burke (electric piano) Lee Ritenour (electric guitar) Scott Edwards (bass) James Gadson (drums) Paulinho Da Costa (conga drums)
The Burbank Studios, Burbank, CA, 1977
Mississippi JumpImpulse! AS-9328
Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor sax) Sonny Burke (piano) McKinley Jackson (synthesizer) Lee Ritenour (electric guitar) Scott Edwards (electric bass) James Gadson (drums) Paulinho Da Costa (conga drums)
Ojos De Rojo-
Blue Mitchell (flugelhorn) Harold Land (tenor sax) Sonny Burke (piano) Michael Boddicker (synthesizer) Lee Ritenour (electric guitar) Scott Edwards (electric bass) James Gadson (drums) Eddie "Bongo" Brown (conga drums, percussion) Julia Tillman, Luther Waters, Oren Waters, Maxine Willard (vocals) + The Sid Sharp Strings
Sand Castles-
Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Herman Riley (tenor sax) Sonny Burke (electric piano) McKinley Jackson (synthesizer) Lee Ritenour (electric guitar) Scott Edwards (electric bass) James Gadson (drums) Paulinho Da Costa (conga drums)
African Violet-
Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor sax) Sonny Burke (electric piano) Michael Boddicker (synthesizer) Lee Ritenour (electric guitar) Chuck Domanico (electric bass) Harold Mason (drums) Eddie "Bongo" Brown (conga drums) Bob Zimmitti (percussion) Julia Tillman, Luther Waters, Oren Waters, Maxine Willard (vocals)
As-
Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor sax) Sonny Burke (electric piano) Michael Boddicker (synthesizer) Lee Ritenour (electric guitar) Scott Edwards (electric bass) James Gadson (drums) Paulinho Da Costa (conga drums)
Square Business-
Blue Mitchell (flugelhorn) Harold Land (tenor sax) Bob Zimmitti (marimba, percussion) Sonny Burke (electric piano) McKinley Jackson (synthesizer) Lee Ritenour (acoustic, electric guitar) Chuck Domanico (acoustic bass) Harold Mason (drums) Eddie "Bongo" Brown (conga drums) + The Sid Sharp Strings
Forget-
* Impulse! AS-9328   Blue Mitchell - African Violet

Les McCann

Les McCann (keyboards, vocals, cowbell, gong) Miroslaw Kudykowski, Steuart Liebig (guitar) Jimmy Rowser (bass) Kevin Johnson (drums) Paulinho DaCosta (percussion -1,6)
The Village Recorder, Los Angeles, CA;
The Burbank Studios, Burbank, CA, 1977
1.Street DanceImpulse! AS-9329
2.Beyond Yesterday-
3.My Darling, My Darling-
4.Ruby Jubilation-
5.My Name Is Francis-
6.Vallarta-
7.Music Lets Me Be-
* Impulse! AS-9329   Les McCann - Music Lets Me Be

Grady Tate

Ernie Watts (solo tenor sax) Harold Wheeler (piano) Michael Boddicker (synthesizer) Marc Silverman (sitar) Jeffrey Mironov, John Tropea (guitar) Anthony Jackson (bass) Stephen Gadd (drums) Steve Forman, Ralph MacDonald (percussion) Grady Tate (vocals) Vivian Cherry, Lani Groves, Yolanda McCullough (backing vocals) Harold Wheeler (arranger, conductor) string section: Arnold Belnick, Blanche Belnick, Ronald Clark, Winterton Garvey, Janice Gower, William H. Henderson, Leonard Malarsky, Tibor Zelig (violin) Denyse Buffum, Rollice Dale (viola) Edwin V. Beach, Daniel Smith (cello) Verlye Mills (harp) horn section: Oscar Brashear, Charles Findley, Eugene Young (trumpet) George Bohanon, Garnett Brown, Maurice Spears (trombone) Arthur Maebe, Richard Perissi (French horn) Gary Foster, Jerome Richardson (alto sax, flute) Gary Herbig (tenor sax, flute, oboe) William Perkins (baritone sax, flute)
Sound Ideas Studios, NYC;
The Hit Factory, NYC;
additional recording: Kendun Recorders, Burbank, CA, 1977
DifferentlyImpulse! AS-9330
George Bohanon, Garnett Brown (solo trombone) Harold Wheeler (electric piano) Michael Boddicker (synthesizer) Marc Silverman (sitar) Clifford Morris, Robert Quinn (guitar) Anthony Jackson (bass) Stephen Gadd (drums) Steve Forman, Ralph MacDonald (percussion) Grady Tate (vocals) Julia Tillman, Maxine Willard Waters, Oren Waters (backing vocals) Harold Wheeler (arranger, conductor) string section: Arnold Belnick, Blanche Belnick, Ronald Clark, Winterton Garvey, Janice Gower, William H. Henderson, Leonard Malarsky, Tibor Zelig (violin) Denyse Buffum, Rollice Dale (viola) Edwin V. Beach, Daniel Smith (cello) Verlye Mills (harp) horn section: Oscar Brashear, Charles Findley, Eugene Young (trumpet) George Bohanon, Garnett Brown, Maurice Spears (trombone) Arthur Maebe, Richard Perissi (French horn) Gary Foster, Jerome Richardson (alto sax, flute) Gary Herbig (tenor sax, flute, oboe) William Perkins (baritone sax, flute)
Ain't No Love In The Heart Of The City-
Harold Wheeler (piano) Jeffrey Mironov, Lance Quinn (guitar) William Lee (bass) Christopher Parker (drums) Ralph MacDonald (percussion) Grady Tate (vocals) Jessie Smith, Julia Tillman, Luther Waters, Maxine Willard Waters, Oren Waters (backing vocals) Harold Wheeler (arranger, conductor) string section: Arnold Belnick, Blanche Belnick, Ronald Clark, Winterton Garvey, Janice Gower, William H. Henderson, Leonard Malarsky, Tibor Zelig (violin) Denyse Buffum, Rollice Dale (viola) Edwin V. Beach, Daniel Smith (cello) Verlye Mills (harp) horn section: Oscar Brashear, Charles Findley, Eugene Young (trumpet) George Bohanon, Garnett Brown, Maurice Spears (trombone) Arthur Maebe, Richard Perissi (French horn) Gary Foster, Jerome Richardson (alto sax, flute) Gary Herbig (tenor sax, flute, oboe) William Perkins (baritone sax, flute)
Funiculi FuniculaImpulse! IMP-31013, AS-9330
Harold Wheeler (electric piano) Michael Boddicker (synthesizer) Jeffrey Mironov, Lance Quinn (guitar) William Lee (bass) Christopher Parker (drums) Ralph MacDonald (percussion) Grady Tate (vocals) Vivian Cherry, Lani Groves, Yolanda McCullough (backing vocals) Harold Wheeler (arranger, conductor) string section: Arnold Belnick, Blanche Belnick, Ronald Clark, Winterton Garvey, Janice Gower, William H. Henderson, Leonard Malarsky, Tibor Zelig (violin) Denyse Buffum, Rollice Dale (viola) Edwin V. Beach, Daniel Smith (cello) Verlye Mills (harp) horn section: Oscar Brashear, Charles Findley, Eugene Young (trumpet) George Bohanon, Garnett Brown, Maurice Spears (trombone) Arthur Maebe, Richard Perissi (French horn) Gary Foster, Jerome Richardson (alto sax, flute) Gary Herbig (tenor sax, flute, oboe) William Perkins (baritone sax, flute)
The Hungry YearsImpulse! AS-9330
Ernie Watts (solo tenor sax) Harold Wheeler (piano) Michael Boddicker (synthesizer) Marc Silverman (sitar) Jeffrey Mironov, John Tropea (guitar) Anthony Jackson (bass) Stephen Gadd (drums) Steve Forman, Ralph MacDonald (percussion) Grady Tate (vocals) Jessie Smith, Julia Tillman, Luther Waters, Maxine Willard Waters, Oren Waters (backing vocals) Harold Wheeler (arranger, conductor) string section: Arnold Belnick, Blanche Belnick, Ronald Clark, Winterton Garvey, Janice Gower, William H. Henderson, Leonard Malarsky, Tibor Zelig (violin) Denyse Buffum, Rollice Dale (viola) Edwin V. Beach, Daniel Smith (cello) Verlye Mills (harp) horn section: Oscar Brashear, Charles Findley, Eugene Young (trumpet) George Bohanon, Garnett Brown, Maurice Spears (trombone) Arthur Maebe, Richard Perissi (French horn) Gary Foster, Jerome Richardson (alto sax, flute) Gary Herbig (tenor sax, flute, oboe) William Perkins (baritone sax, flute)
I Don't Know How To Look For Love-
Harold Wheeler (electric piano) Michael Boddicker (synthesizer) Marc Silverman (electric sitar) Cornell Dupree, Eric Gale (guitar) Gordon Edwards (bass) Christopher Parker (drums) Steve Forman, Jimmy Maelen (percussion) Grady Tate (vocals) Jessie Smith, Julia Tillman, Luther Waters, Maxine Willard Waters, Oren Waters (backing vocals) Harold Wheeler (arranger, conductor) string section: Arnold Belnick, Blanche Belnick, Ronald Clark, Winterton Garvey, Janice Gower, William H. Henderson, Leonard Malarsky, Tibor Zelig (violin) Denyse Buffum, Rollice Dale (viola) Edwin V. Beach, Daniel Smith (cello) Verlye Mills (harp) horn section: Oscar Brashear, Charles Findley, Eugene Young (trumpet) George Bohanon, Garnett Brown, Maurice Spears (trombone) Arthur Maebe, Richard Perissi (French horn) Gary Foster, Jerome Richardson (alto sax, flute) Gary Herbig (tenor sax, flute, oboe) William Perkins (baritone sax, flute)
Dream LoveImpulse! IMP-31013, AS-9330
omit Boddicker, Silverman, Forman
Give A Little BitImpulse! AS-9330
omit Dupree, Gale, Edwards, Parker, Maelen, Jessie Smith, Tillman, Luther Waters, Maxine Willard Waters, Oren Waters
Without The One I Love-
add Marvin Stamm (solo trumpet) Michael Boddicker (synthesizer) Marc Silverman (electric sitar) Jeffrey Mironov, Lance Quinn (guitar) William Lee (bass) Christopher Parker (drums) Steve Forman, Ralph MacDonald (percussion)
A Song Of Life-
* Impulse! AS-9330   Master Grady Tate
* Impulse! IMP-31013   Grady Tate - Dream Love / Funiculi Funicula

Les McCann

Nolan Smith (trumpet, flugelhorn) Lon Norman (trombone) Charles Owens (tenor sax) Ernie Fields (tenor, baritone sax) Les McCann (keyboards, vocals) Nick Kirgo, Steuart Liebig (guitar) Jimmy Rowser (bass) Kevin Johnson (drums)
"The Roxy", The Sunset Strip, Hollywood, CA, 1977
Change, Change, ChangeImpulse! AS-9333
I Don't Want To Say Goodbye To A Brother-
North Carolina-
The Roller-
Rid Of Me-
I Never Thought That You Would Go-
The Song Of Love-
* Impulse! AS-9333   Les McCann - Live At The Roxy - Change, Change, Change

Blue Mitchell

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor sax) Cedar Walton (piano) Mike Boddicker (synthesizer) Mike Dosco (guitar) Scott Edwards (bass) James Gadson (drums) Paulinho Da Costa (percussion)
ABC Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, 1977
Try Not To ForgetImpulse! IA-9347
Blue Mitchell (flugelhorn) Harold Land (tenor sax) Bobby Lyle (electric piano) Mike Boddicker (synthesizer) Mike Dosco (guitar) Scott Edwards (bass) James Gadson (drums) Paulinho Da Costa (percussion) Julia Waters, Luther Waters, Maxine Waters, Oren Waters (vocals)
Summer Soft-
Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Herman Riley (tenor sax) Cedar Walton (electric piano) Mike Dosco (guitar) Scott Edwards (bass) James Gadson (drums) Paulinho Da Costa (percussion)
A Day At The Mint-
Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Richard Tee (piano) Mike Dosco (rhythm guitar) Lee Ritenour (rhythm guitar, solo guitar) Scott Edwards (bass) James Gadson (drums) Paulinho Da Costa (percussion) Julia Waters, Luther Waters, Maxine Waters, Oren Waters (vocals)
Love Has Made Me A Dreamer-
Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Bobby Lyle (piano) Mike Boddicker (synthesizer) Mike Dosco (guitar) Scott Edwards (bass) James Gadson (drums) Paulinho Da Costa (percussion)
Evergreen-
Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor sax) Cedar Walton (piano) Mike Boddicker (synthesizer) Mike Dosco (guitar) Scott Edwards (bass) James Gadson (drums) Paulinho Da Costa (percussion) Julia Waters, Luther Waters, Maxine Waters, Oren Waters (vocals)
30 Degrees To The Wind-
Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Eddie Harris (tenor sax, electric piano) Bobby Lyle (piano) Mike Dosco (guitar) Scott Edwards (bass) James Gadson (drums) Paulinho Da Costa (percussion) Esmond Edwards, Blue Mitchell (vocals)
Funkthesizer-
* Impulse! IA-9347   Blue Mitchell - Summer Soft

1986 (26th anniversary)

Mike Metheny Quintet

Mike Metheny (flugelhorn, Steiner EVI, trumpet) Dick Odgren (piano, electric piano) Pat Metheny (guitar, electric guitar) Rufus Reid (bass) Tommy Ruskin (drums)
NYC, 1986
Day In-Night OutImpulse! MCAD-5755
Vanity-
Segment-
Saudade-
Olvidar-
Lakeview Ballad-
Epilogue-
* Impulse! MCAD-5755   Mike Metheny - Day In - Night Out

1987

Jack DeJohnette's Special Edition

Greg Osby (alto, soprano sax -2/6,8,9) Gary Thomas (tenor sax, flute -2/6,8,9) Mick Goodrick (electric guitar -2/6,8,9) Lonnie Plaxico (electric, acoustic bass -2/6,8,9) Jack DeJohnette (drums, keyboards) Nana Vasconcelos (percussion, vocals)
Master Sound Studios, Virginia Beach, VA & Kaufman Astoria Studios, Astoria, Queens, NY, January, 1987
1.IntroductionImpulse! MCA-5992
2.Irresistible Forces-
3.Preludio Pra Nana-
4.Herbie's Hand Cocked-
5.Silver Hollow-
6.47th Groove-
7.Interlude / Ponta De Areia-
8.Milton-
9.Osthetics-
10.Conclusion-
* Impulse! MCA-5992   Jack DeJohnette's Special Edition - Irresistible Forces

Michael Brecker Quintet

Michael Brecker (tenor sax, EWI) Kenny Kirkland (keyboards) Pat Metheny (guitar) Charlie Haden (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
The Power Station, NYC, 1987
Sea GlassImpulse! MCA-5980
Syzygy-
Choices-
Nothing Personal-
The Cost Of Living-
Original Rays-
My One And Only LoveImpulse! MCAD-5980
* Impulse! MCA-5980, MCAD-5980   Michael Brecker

1988

Jack DeJohnette's Special Edition

Greg Osby (alto, soprano sax) Gary Thomas (tenor sax, flute, bass clarinet) Mick Goodrick (electric guitar) Lonnie Plaxico (acoustic, electric bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums, electronic keyboards)
Grog Kill Studio, Willow, NY, February 1, 2 & 3, 1988
PM's AMImpulse! MCA2-8029
Donjo-
Master Mind-
Slam Tango-
Sphinx-
same session
One For Eric-
Brown Warm And Wintery-
Audio-Visualscapes-
* Impulse! MCA2-8029   Jack DeJohnette's Special Edition - Audio-Visualscapes

Michael Brecker Band

Michael Brecker (tenor sax, Akai EWI) Mark O'Connor (violin) Don Grolnick (piano) Mike Stern (guitar) Charlie Haden (acoustic bass) Jeff Andrews (fretless electric bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
The Power Station, NYC & Mastersound Studios, NYC, 1988
Itsbynne ReelImpulse! MCA-42229
Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Don Grolnick (piano) Mike Stern (guitar) Charlie Haden (acoustic bass) Adam Nussbaum (drums)
Chime This-
Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Charlie Haden (acoustic bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
Scriabin-
Michael Brecker (tenor sax, Akai EWI) Joey Calderazzo (piano) Mike Stern (guitar) Jeff Andrews (electric bass) Adam Nussbaum (drums)
Suspone-
Michael Brecker (tenor sax, Akai EWI) Herbie Hancock (piano) Judd Miller (synthesizer programs) Mike Stern (guitar) Charlie Haden (acoustic bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
Don't Try This At Home-
Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Joey Calderazzo (piano) Charlie Haden (acoustic bass) Adam Nussbaum (drums)
Everything Happens When You're Gone-
Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Don Grolnick (piano) Jim Beard (synthesizer) Mike Stern (guitar) Jeff Andrews (electric bass) Peter Erskine (drums)
Talking To Myself-
Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Jim Beard (piano, synthesizer) Mike Stern (guitar) Jeff Andrews (fretless electric bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
The Gentleman And HizcaineImpulse! MCAD-42229
* Impulse! MCA-42229, MCAD-42229   Michael Brecker - Don't Try This At Home

1990 (30th anniversary)

Charlie Haden - Jim Hall Duo

Jim Hall (guitar) Charlie Haden (bass)
The Montreal International Jazz Festival, Montreal, QC, Canada, July 2, 1990
Bemsha SwingImpulse! (F) 0602537841837
First Song-
Turnaround-
Body And Soul-
Down From Antigua-
Skylark-
Big Blues-
In The Moment-
* Impulse! (F) 0602537841837, B002176502   Charlie Haden, Jim Hall