Jack Wilson Catalog

1963 (age 27)

The Jack Wilson Quartet Featuring Roy Ayers  (Atlantic LP 1406)

Roy Ayers, vibes; Jack Wilson, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Nick Martinis, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, February 6, 1963
6794Corcovado
6795Nirvana And Dana
6796De Critifeux
6797Blues We Use
6798Jackleg
6850Harbor Freeway
** also released on Atlantic SD 1406. Discovery DS-872 entitled "Jack Wilson Quartet Featuring Roy Ayers - Corcovado".

Jack Wilson - Jackleg / Corcovado  (Atlantic 45-5035)

Roy Ayers, vibes; Jack Wilson, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Nick Martinis, drums.: same session.
Los Angeles, CA, February 6, 1963
7369Corcovado (edited version)

Jack Wilson - Sanctification / Lonely Avenue  (Atlantic 45-5041)

Jack Wilson, organ; Gene Edwards, guitar; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Donald Dean, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, December 5, 1963
7481Sanctification
7482Lonely Avenue

1964

Jack Wilson With Philly Joe Jones & Leroy Vinnegar - The Two Sides Of Jack Wilson  (Atlantic LP 1427)

Jack Wilson, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, May 13, 1964
7862The Slow Side: Once Upon A Summertime
7863The Slow Side: Sometime Ago
7865The Slow Side: The Good Life
7866The Slow Side: The End Of A Love Affair
7867The Fast Side: The Scene Is Clean
7868The Fast Side: Glass Enclosure
7869The Fast Side: Good Time Joe
7870The Fast Side: Kinta
** also released on Atlantic SD 1427.

Jack Wilson - The Jazz Organs  (Vault LP-108)

Genghis Kyle, Jack Wilson, organ; John Gray, guitar; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, September 4, 1964
8156Blue 'N' Boogie
8158Street Scene
Henry Cain, Jack Wilson, organ; Gene Edwards, guitar; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Donald Bailey, drums.
8160My Favorite Things
8298One Mint Julep
8299For Carl
8300Lonely Avenue
8301Cain's Abel

1965

Jack Wilson Plays Brazilian Mancini  (Vault LP-9001)

Roy Ayers, vibes; Jack Wilson, piano; Sebastiao Neto, bass; Chico Batera, drums, percussion; with special guest artist: Antonio Carlos Jobim as "Tony Brazil", guitar.
Los Angeles, CA, July 30, 1965
9183Blue Satin
9184Days Of Wine And Roses
9185Sally's Tomato
9186Softly
9187Lujon
9188Mr. Lucky
9189Breakfast At Tiffany's
9190Dear Heart
9191Night Flower
** also released on Vault SLP-9001, LP-1001.

The Jack Wilson Quartet Featuring Roy Ayers - Ramblin'  (Vault LP-9002)

Roy Ayers, vibes; Jack Wilson, piano; Monk Montgomery, bass; Varney Barlow as Varner Barlow, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, 1965-1966?
Ramblin'
Stolen Moments
Kilo
Impressions
The Sandpiper, Pt. 1
The Sandpiper, Pt. 2
The Sandpiper, Pt. 3
Pensativa
** also released on Vault SLP-9002.

1966 (age 30)

Jack Wilson - Something Personal  (Blue Note BLP 4251)

Roy Ayers, vibes; Jack Wilson, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Varney Barlow, drums; Jack Tracy, producer.
Annex Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 9, 1966
(tk.3)Serenata
(tk.8)C.F.D.
same personnel.
Annex Studios, Los Angeles, CA, afternoon, August 10, 1966
(tk.3)Harbor Freeway 5 P.M.
-Shosh
Roy Ayers, vibes; Jack Wilson, piano; Ray Brown, cello; Charles Williams Jr., bass; Varney Barlow, drums; Jack Tracy, producer.
Annex Studios, Los Angeles, CA, night, August 10, 1966
(tk.11)The Sphinx
(tk.4)Most Unsoulful Woman
** also released on Blue Note BST 84251, CDP 7243 8 52436 2 2.

Jack Wilson - Something Personal  (Blue Note CDP 7243 8 52436 2 2)

Roy Ayers, vibes; Jack Wilson, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Varney Barlow, drums; Jack Tracy, producer.
Annex Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 9, 1966
(tk.4)One And Four (aka Mr. Day)
** previously released on Blue Note BLP 4251 + 1 bonus track.

1967

Jack Wilson - Easterly Winds  (Blue Note BST 84270)

Lee Morgan, trumpet #1-5; Garnett Brown, trombone #1-5; Jackie McLean, alto sax #1-5; Jack Wilson, piano; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 22, 1967
1. 1951 tk.4Frank's Tune
2. 1952 tk.11Easterly Winds
3. 1953 tk.16Nirvanna
4. 1954 tk.17On Children
5. 1955 tk.20Do It
6. 1956 tk.23A Time For Love
** also released on Blue Note 7243 4 73161 2 8.

1968

Jack Wilson - Song For My Daughter  (Blue Note BST 84328)

Stan Levey, vibes, shakers; Jack Wilson, piano; John Gray, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Varney Barlow, drums; + 7 violins, 2 violas, 3 celli, Billy Byers, arranger, conductor.
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, September 28, 1968
5537 (tk.3/5)Imagine
5539 (tk.5)Changing With The Times
5544 (tk.6)Se Todos Fossem Iguais A Voce
Victor Feldman, vibes, timpani; Jack Wilson, piano; Howard Roberts, guitar; Andy Simpkins, bass; Jimmie Smith, drums; + 8 violins, 2 violas, 2 celli, Billy Byers, arranger, conductor.
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, December 16, 1968
5543 (tk.8)Eighty-One
5538 (tk.7)Herman's Helmet
5540 (tk.8)Night Creature
Tommy Vig, vibraharp; Jack Wilson, piano; Howard Roberts, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Donald Bailey, drums.
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, April 23, 1969
5546 tk.6Soft Summer Rain
Jack Wilson, piano; Ike Isaacs, bass; Donald Bailey, drums.
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, June 19, 1969
5541 (tk.6)Scarborough Fair / Canticle
Jack Wilson, piano; + overdubs: Israel Baker, Betty Marks, violin; Myer Bellow, Dave Burk, viola; Jesse Ehrlich, Kurt Reher, cello; Billy Byers, arranger, conductor.
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, June 21, 1969;
overdubbed at Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, June 26, 1969
5542 (tk.5)Song For My Daughter
Jack Wilson, piano; Ike Isaacs, bass; Donald Bailey, drums; + overdubs: Israel Baker, Betty Marks, violin; Myer Bellow, Dave Burk, viola; Jesse Ehrlich, Kurt Reher, cello; Billy Byers, arranger, conductor.
5545 (tk.5)Stormy

1977 (age 41)

Jack Wilson - Innovations  (Discovery DS-777)

Jack Wilson, Mason & Hamlin grand piano, Fender Rhodes electric piano; Allen Jackson, bass; Clarence Johnston, drums; Joe Clayton, percussion.
Sage & Sand Recording Studio, Hollywood, CA, August 15 & 16, 1977
Autumn Sunset
Kunta Kinte
Waltz For Ahmad
Dos Intrepatatos
Baby Blue
Tears Inside
Invitation
Our Waltz

1979

Jack Wilson - Margo's Theme  (Discovery DS-805)

Jack Wilson, Mason & Hamlin grand piano, Fender Rhodes electric piano; Allen Jackson, bass; Clarence Johnston, drums.
Discovery Studios, Los Angeles, CA, March 15, 1979
He That Murmureth
Spaced
Gemstones
J.P. Blues
Where Is Love
Artist's Spoken Autograph
Jack Wilson, Mason & Hamlin grand piano.
Discovery Studios, Los Angeles, CA, March 29, 1979
Thinking Of You
Body And Soul
Jack Wilson, Mason & Hamlin grand piano, Fender Rhodes electric piano; John Heard, bass; Joey Baron, drums.
Margo's Theme
Artist's Spoken Autograph

1993 (age 57)

Jack Wilson - In New York  (DIW (J) DIW-615)

Jack Wilson, piano; Leon Maleson, bass; Jimmy Cobb, drums; with James Chirillo, guitar.
NYC, June 4, 1993
The Heart Of Mine
That Sunday That Summer
Moon Mist
The Second Time Around
Sandie, My Love
How Soon
Long Ago And Far Away
If She Walked Into My Life