Jack Wilson Discography

1963 (age 27)

Jack Wilson Quartet

Roy Ayers, vibes; Jack Wilson, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Nick Martinis, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, January 24, 1963
6748Herman's HelmetAtlantic unissued
6749Di Critifeux-
6759Nirvana And Dana-
6760Harbor Freeway-
6761Smif's Blues-

The Jack Wilson Quartet Featuring Roy Ayers

Roy Ayers, vibes; Jack Wilson, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Nick Martinis, drums.: same personnel.
Los Angeles, CA, February 6, 1963
6794CorcovadoAtlantic LP 1406
6795Nirvana And Dana-
6796De Critifeux-
6797Blues We Use-
6798JacklegAtlantic 5035, LP 1406
6850Harbor FreewayAtlantic LP 1406
6851unknown titleunissued
7369Corcovado (edited version)Atlantic 5035
* Atlantic LP 1406, SD 1406   The Jack Wilson Quartet Featuring Roy Ayers
= Discovery DS-872   Jack Wilson Quartet Featuring Roy Ayers - Corcovado
* Atlantic 5035   Jack Wilson - Jackleg / Corcovado

Jack Wilson Quartet

Jack Wilson, organ; Gene Edwards, guitar; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Donald Dean, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, December 5, 1963
7481SanctificationAtlantic 5041
7482Lonely Avenue-
7483The Night Has A Thousand Eyesunissued
7484Yesterdays-
* Atlantic 5041   Jack Wilson - Sanctification / Lonely Avenue

1964

Jack Wilson Trio

Jack Wilson, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, May 13, 1964
7862The Slow Side: Once Upon A SummertimeAtlantic LP 1427
7863The Slow Side: Sometime Ago-
7864Erikaunissued
7865The Slow Side: The Good LifeAtlantic LP 1427
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-
* Atlantic LP 1427, SD 1427   The Two Sides Of Jack Wilson

Jack Wilson Septet

Bobby Bryant, trumpet, flugelhorn; Lou Blackburn, trombone; Buddy Collette, alto sax, flute; Harold Land, tenor sax; Jack Wilson, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.
"Lindy Opera House", Los Angeles, CA, August 9, 1964
8122Yours Is My Heart AloneAtlantic unissued

Jack Wilson Orchestra

Emmett Berry, Melvin Moore, Charlie Patterson, trumpet; Bobby Bryant, trumpet, flugelhorn; Lou Blackburn, Donald Cook, John Ewing, Pete Myers, trombone; Buddy Collette, alto sax, flute; Jay Migliori, alto, soprano sax; Harold Land, tenor sax; Curtis Amy, tenor, soprano sax; Jack Nimitz, baritone sax, clarinet; Roy Ayers, vibes; Jack Wilson, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.
"Lindy Opera House", Los Angeles, CA, August 9, 1964
8123The Good LifeAtlantic unissued
8125The Fourth Dance-

Jack Wilson Quintet

Curtis Amy, tenor, soprano sax; Roy Ayers, vibes; Jack Wilson, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.
"Lindy Opera House", Los Angeles, CA, August 9, 1964
8124Woody'n YouAtlantic unissued

Jack Wilson Quartet

Roy Ayers, vibes; Jack Wilson, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.
"Lindy Opera House", Los Angeles, CA, August 9, 1964
8126Medley: Young And Foolish / GoodbyeAtlantic unissued
8127Oleo-
8128Out Of Sight-
8129Most Soulful Man-
8130Walkin'-
8131Tenderly-
8132Jackleg-
8133Medley: Too Late Now / CFD-
8134Flame On The Desert-
8135Nirvana-
8136Harbor Freeway-

Jack Wilson Jazz Organs Quintet

Genghis Kyle, Jack Wilson, organ; John Gray, guitar; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, September 4, 1964
8156Blue 'N' BoogieVault LP-108
8157Spontaneous BluesAtlantic unissued
8158Street SceneVault LP-108
8159JuicyAtlantic unissued
Henry Cain, Jack Wilson, organ; Gene Edwards, guitar; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Donald Bailey, drums.
8160My Favorite ThingsVault LP-108
8298One Mint Julep-
8299For Carl-
8300Lonely Avenue-
8301Cain's Abel-
* Vault LP-108   Jack Wilson - The Jazz Organs

1965

Jack Wilson With Antonio Carlos Jobim

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 SatinVault LP-9001
9184Days Of Wine And Roses-
9185Sally's Tomato-
9186Softly-
9187Lujon-
9188Mr. Lucky-
9189Breakfast At Tiffany's-
9190Dear Heart-
9191Night Flower-
* Vault LP-9001, SLP-9001, LP-1001   Jack Wilson - Plays Brazilian Mancini

The Jack Wilson Quartet Featuring Roy Ayers

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

1966 (age 30)

Jack Wilson Quartet

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)SerenataBlue Note BLP 4251
(tk.4)One And Four (aka Mr. Day)Blue Note CDP 7243 8 52436 2 2
(tk.8)C.F.D.Blue Note BLP 4251
* Blue Note BLP 4251, BST 84251, CDP 7243 8 52436 2 2   Jack Wilson - Something Personal

Jack Wilson Quartet

Roy Ayers, vibes; Jack Wilson, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Varney Barlow, drums; Jack Tracy, producer.: same personnel.
Annex Studios, Los Angeles, CA, afternoon, August 10, 1966
(tk.3)Harbor Freeway 5 P.M.Blue Note BLP 4251
-Shosh-
* Blue Note BLP 4251, BST 84251, CDP 7243 8 52436 2 2   Jack Wilson - Something Personal

Jack Wilson Quintet

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 SphinxBlue Note BLP 4251
(tk.4)Most Unsoulful Woman-
* Blue Note BLP 4251, BST 84251, CDP 7243 8 52436 2 2   Jack Wilson - Something Personal

1967

Jack Wilson Sextet

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 TuneBlue Note BST 84270
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-
* Blue Note BST 84270, 7243 4 73161 2 8   Jack Wilson - Easterly Winds

1968

Jack Wilson Quintet With 12 Piece Strings

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)ImagineBlue Note BST 84328
5539 (tk.5)Changing With The Times-
5544 (tk.6)Se Todos Fossem Iguais A Voce-
* Blue Note BST 84328   Jack Wilson - Song For My Daughter

Jack Wilson Quintet With 12 Piece Strings

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-OneBlue Note BST 84328
5538 (tk.7)Herman's Helmet-
5540 (tk.8)Night Creature-
* Blue Note BST 84328   Jack Wilson - Song For My Daughter

1969

Jack Wilson and others

Jack Wilson, piano; and others.
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, April 21, 1969
tk.1SunnyBlue Note unissued

Jack Wilson Quintet

Tommy Vig, vibraharp; Jack Wilson, piano; Howard Roberts, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Donald Bailey, drums.
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, April 23, 1969
Scarborough Fair / Canticlerejected
5546 tk.6Soft Summer RainBlue Note BST 84328
* Blue Note BST 84328   Jack Wilson - Song For My Daughter

Jack Wilson Trio

Jack Wilson, piano; Ike Isaacs, bass; Donald Bailey, drums.
Liberty Studios, Hollywood, CA, June 19, 1969
5541 (tk.6)Scarborough Fair / CanticleBlue Note BST 84328
(tk.2)Soulin'unissued
(tk.1)Soft Summer Rainrejected
* Blue Note BST 84328   Jack Wilson - Song For My Daughter

Jack Wilson Solo/Trio plus Strings Overdubs

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 DaughterBlue Note BST 84328
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.
(tk.1)Street Sceneunissued
5545 (tk.5)StormyBlue Note BST 84328
(tk.2)Non Sectarian Blues (Presbyterian Blues)unissued
* Blue Note BST 84328   Jack Wilson - Song For My Daughter

1970

Jack Wilson Trio

Jack Wilson, piano, electric piano; Ike Isaacs, bass, electric bass; Donald Bailey, drums.
"Memory Lane", Los Angeles, CA, 1st set, July 8, 1970
Tears InsideBlue Note rejected
Equinox / One And Four-
Street Scene-
Night Mist-
Caravan-
Soilin'-

Jack Wilson Trio

Jack Wilson, piano, electric piano; Ike Isaacs, bass, electric bass; Donald Bailey, drums.: same personnel.
"Memory Lane", Los Angeles, CA, 2nd set, July 8, 1970
Ahmad's Blues / New RhumbaBlue Note rejected
Something / After Supper-
Ada-
Little Sunflower / Soilin'-

Jack Wilson Trio

Jack Wilson, piano, electric piano; Ike Isaacs, bass, electric bass; Donald Bailey, drums.: same personnel.
"Memory Lane", Los Angeles, CA, 3rd set, July 8, 1970
Ramblin'Blue Note rejected
Squeeze Me-
Wave-
I Hear A Rhapsody / Soilin'-

Jack Wilson Trio

Jack Wilson, piano, electric piano; Ike Isaacs, bass, electric bass; Donald Bailey, drums.: same personnel.
"Memory Lane", Los Angeles, CA, 1st set, July 9, 1970
Little SunflowerBlue Note rejected
Ramblin'-
Night Mist-
Ada-
Soilin'-

Jack Wilson Trio

Jack Wilson, piano, electric piano; Ike Isaacs, bass, electric bass; Donald Bailey, drums.: same personnel.
"Memory Lane", Los Angeles, CA, 2nd set, July 9, 1970
Ahmad's BluesBlue Note rejected
If It's The Last Thing I Do-
Blues / Whine / Soilin'-

Jack Wilson Trio

Jack Wilson, piano, electric piano; Ike Isaacs, bass, electric bass; Donald Bailey, drums.: same personnel.
"Memory Lane", Los Angeles, CA, 3rd set, July 9, 1970
UntitledBlue Note rejected
Street Scene-
Medley-
Soilin'-

1977 (age 41)

Jack Wilson Trio/Quartet

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 SunsetDiscovery DS-777, DSCD-941
Kunta Kinte-
Waltz For Ahmad-
Dos Intrepatatos-
Baby Blue-
Tears Inside-
Invitation-
Our Waltz-
* Discovery DS-777   Jack Wilson - Innovations
* Discovery DSCD-941   Jack Wilson Trio - Autumn Sunset

1979

Jack Wilson Trio

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 MurmurethDiscovery DS-805, DSCD-941
SpacedDiscovery DS-805
Gemstones-
J.P. Blues-
Where Is Love-
Artist's Spoken Autograph-
* Discovery DS-805   Jack Wilson - Margo's Theme
* Discovery DSCD-941   Jack Wilson Trio - Autumn Sunset

Jack Wilson Solo/Trio

Jack Wilson, Mason & Hamlin grand piano.
Discovery Studios, Los Angeles, CA, March 29, 1979
Thinking Of YouDiscovery DS-805, DSCD-941
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 AutographDiscovery DS-805
* Discovery DS-805   Jack Wilson - Margo's Theme
* Discovery DSCD-941   Jack Wilson Trio - Autumn Sunset

1993 (age 57)

Jack Wilson Trio

Jack Wilson, piano; Leon Maleson, bass; Jimmy Cobb, drums; with James Chirillo, guitar.
NYC, June 4, 1993
The Heart Of MineDIW (J) DIW-615
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-
* DIW (J) DIW-615   Jack Wilson - In New York