James Leary Discography

1980

James Leary

Tim Acosta, Fred Berry, Cal Lewiston, Zane Woodworth, trumpet, flugelhorn; Fred Mergy, Gordon Messick, John Russell, Nicholaas TenBroek, trombone; Steve Keller, Charlie McCarthy Jr., alto sax, flute; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Da'ud David Johnson, tenor sax, flute; Tod Dickow, tenor sax, flute, clarinet; Ray Loeckle, baritone sax, flute, clarinet; George Cables, piano; James Leary, bass; Eddie Marshall, drums; Kenneth Nash, percussion; added Babatunde Lea, percussion #2.

The Automatt, San Francisco, CA, August & September, 1980

1.Today's SongBlue Collar Records BCR 1001
2.Remember To Smile-
3.Twenty-Five/Mister X-
4.So Far, So Good-
5.Legacy-
6.Waltz For Monday-
7.Wajumbe-

* Blue Collar Records BCR 1001   James Leary - Legacy
= LifeForce Jazz LFJ 5001   James Leary - Together

1991

James Leary

Todd Cochran, piano #1-8,10-12; Billy Childs, piano #9; James Leary, bass; John Clayton, Reggie Hamilton, Al McKibbon, Fred Tinsley, bass #1-8,10-12; Clayton Cameron, drums #1-8,10-12; Ralph Penland, drums #9; Eddie Harris, vocals, tenor sax #9.

released 1991

1.Bemsha SwingVital Records VTL 003
2.Ballad For M-
3.Bumpin' On Sunset-
4.Gone, Gone, Gone-
5.Quiet Fire-
6.So Far, So Good-
7.Ambidextrous-
8.Fall-
9.I'm Walkin'-
10.L'ear-
11.Basses And C.C.-
12.Bass-ed-

* Vital Records VTL 003   James Leary - James

1992

James Leary Quartet

Billy Childs, piano; James Leary, bass; Ralph Penland, drums; Eddie Harris, vocals, tenor sax.

released 1992

JoshuaVital Records VTL 005
Have You Met Miss Jones-
A Flower Is A Lonesome Thing-
Seven Steps To Heaven-
Spiral-
Laugh, Laugh Again-
Oleo-
Hold My Hand-

* Vital Records VTL 005   James Leary - James II

2013

James Leary

James Smith, trumpet; George Harper, tenor sax; Eric Reed, piano; James Leary, bass; Cornel Fauler, drums.

No Sound Studio, Pasadena, CA;
Granite Studios, Los Angeles, CA;
Coast Recorders, San Francisco, CA, released 2013

Expose (Over & Over)LifeForce Jazz LFJ 5001

William Barnhardt, trumpet; George Harper, tenor sax; John Rangel, piano; James Leary, bass; Billy Higgins, drums; Dwight Tribble, vocals.

Together-

George Harper, soprano sax; John Rangel, piano; James Leary, bass; Billy Higgins, drums; Dwight Tribble, vocals.

Song For My Mother-

James Smith, trumpet; George Harper, tenor sax; Eric Reed, piano; James Leary, bass; Cornel Fauler, drums.

Come And Talk-

Eric Reed, piano; James Leary, bass; Cornel Fauler, drums.

Little Birds-

William Barnhardt, Oscar Brashear, Rahmlee Davis, Buon Watson, trumpet; George Bohanon, Ryan Porter, Phil Ranelin, Maurice Spears, trombone; Ron Brown, Fred Jackson, John Kelson, Charles Owens, Louis Tayor, sax; James Leary, piano; James Leary, bass; Quentin Dennard, drums.

Little Joe G-

* LifeForce Jazz LFJ 5001   James Leary - Together