Joe Henderson Catalog

1963 (age 26)

Kenny Dorham - The Flamboyan, Queens, NY, 1963   Uptown UPCD 27.60   2009

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Ronnie Matthews, piano; Steve Davis, bass; J.C. Moses, drums; Alan Grant, announcer.

The Flamboyan, Queens, NY, January 15, 1963

Dorian
Alan Grant Speaks With The Band
I Can't Get Started
Summertime
Alan Grant Speaks
My Injun From Brazil (Una Mas)
Autumn Leaves
Alan Grant Speaks
Dynamo (Straight Ahead)

Kenny Dorham - Una Mas (One More Time)   Blue Note BLP 4127   1963

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Herbie Hancock, piano; Butch Warren, bass; Anthony Williams, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 1, 1963

tk.6Sao Paulo
tk.9Straight Ahead
tk.13Una Mas (One More Time)

** also released on Blue Note BST 84127 in 1963, CDP 7 46515 2 in 1987.
** part of The Complete Joe Henderson Blue Note Studio Sessions, Mosaic MD5-271 in 2021.

Kenny Dorham - Una Mas (One More Time)   Blue Note CDP 7 46515 2   1987

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Herbie Hancock, piano; Butch Warren, bass; Anthony Williams, drums.: same session.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 1, 1963

tk.16If Ever I Would Leave You

** originally released on Blue Note BLP 4127 in 1963 + 1 bonus track.

Grant Green - Am I Blue   Blue Note BLP 4139   1964

Johnny Coles, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; John Patton, organ; Grant Green, guitar; Ben Dixon, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 16, 1963

tk.3Am I Blue
tk.5Take These Chains From My Heart
tk.10Sweet Slumber
tk.23I Wanna Be Loved
tk.25For All We Know

** also released on Blue Note BST 84139 in 1964, (J) DY-5801-01 in 1983.

Joe Henderson - Page One   Blue Note BLP 4140   1963

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; McCoy Tyner, piano; Butch Warren, bass; Pete La Roca, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 3, 1963

tk.6Recorda-Me
tk.12Jinrikisha
tk.14Blue Bossa
tk.18La Mesha
tk.20Out Of The Night
tk.25Homestretch

** also released on Blue Note BST 84140 in 1963, CDP 7 84140 2 in 1988, BST 84140 in 1998.
** part of The Complete Joe Henderson Blue Note Studio Sessions, Mosaic MD5-271 in 2021.

The Complete Joe Henderson Blue Note Studio Sessions   Mosaic MD5-271   2021

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; McCoy Tyner, piano; Butch Warren, bass; Pete La Roca, drums.: same session.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 3, 1963

tk.15La Mesha (alternate take)
tk.22Homestretch (alternate take)

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Andrew Hill, piano; Eddie Khan, bass; Pete La Roca, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 9, 1963

tk.15Our Thing (alternate take)

** same as Kenny Dorham - Una Mas (One More Time), Blue Note BLP 4127 in 1963 + Page One, BLP 4140 in 1963 + Our Thing, BLP 4152 in 1964 + In 'N Out, BLP 4166 in 1965 + Kenny Dorham - Trompeta Toccata, BLP 4181 in 1965 + Inner Urge, BLP 4189 in 1966 + Mode For Joe, BLP 4227 in 1966 + 13 bonus tracks.

Johnny Coles - Little Johnny C   Blue Note BLP 4144   1964

Johnny Coles, trumpet; Leo Wright, alto sax, flute; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Duke Pearson, piano; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Walter Perkins, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 18, 1963

tk.8Little Johnny C
tk.12Hobo Joe
tk.21Jano

Johnny Coles, trumpet; Leo Wright, alto sax, flute; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Duke Pearson, piano; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Pete La Roca, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 9, 1963

tk.4Heavy Legs
tk.18My Secret Passion
tk.22So Sweet My Little Girl

** also released on Blue Note BST 84144 in 1964, CDP 7243 8 32129 2 7 in 1996.

Antonio Diaz "Chocolate" Mena - Eso Es Latin Jazz...Man!   Audio Fidelity AFLP 2117

Johnny Coles, Richard Williams, trumpet; Britt Woodman, trombone; Leo Wright, alto sax, flute; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Duke Pearson, piano, arranger, conductor; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Walter Perkins, drums; Antonio Diaz Mena, congas; Ramon Sardinas, Carlos "Patato" Valdes, percussion.

NYC, circa July, 1963

Take Five
Con Alma
Caravan
Green Dolphin Street
Poinciana

** also released on Audio Fidelity AFSD 6117.

Blue Mitchell - Step Lightly   Blue Note LT-1082   1980

Blue Mitchell, trumpet; Leo Wright, alto sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Herbie Hancock, piano; Gene Taylor, bass; Roy Brooks, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 13, 1963

tk.4Little Stupid (as Andrea)
tk.11Cry Me A River
tk.14Mamacita
tk.15Sweet And Lovely
tk.22Step Lightly
tk.24Bluesville

** part of The Complete Blue Note Blue Mitchell Sessions (1963-67), Mosaic MQ6-178 in 1998, MD4-178 in 1998.

Joe Henderson - Our Thing   Blue Note BLP 4152   1964

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Andrew Hill, piano; Eddie Khan, bass; Pete La Roca, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 9, 1963

tk.14Our Thing
tk.17Escapade
tk.23Back Road
tk.27Pedro's Time
tk.28Teeter Totter

** also released on Blue Note BST 84152 in 1964, CDP 7 84152 2 in 1989.
** part of The Complete Joe Henderson Blue Note Studio Sessions, Mosaic MD5-271 in 2021.

Joe Henderson - Our Thing   Blue Note CDP 7 84152 2   1989

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Andrew Hill, piano; Eddie Khan, bass; Pete La Roca, drums.: same session.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 9, 1963

tk.10Teeter Totter (alternate take)

** originally released on Blue Note BLP 4152 in 1964 + 1 bonus track.

Grant Green - Idle Moments   Blue Note BLP 4154   1965

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Bobby Hutcherson, vibes; Duke Pearson, piano; Grant Green, guitar; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Al Harewood, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 4, 1963

tk.14Idle Moments
tk.28Nomad

same personnel.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 15, 1963

tk.36Django
tk.39Jean De Fleur

** also released on Blue Note BST 84154 in 1965, CDP 7 84154 2 in 1988, BST 84154 in 1998.

Grant Green - Idle Moments   Blue Note CDP 7 84154 2   1988

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Bobby Hutcherson, vibes; Duke Pearson, piano; Grant Green, guitar; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Al Harewood, drums.: same personnel.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 4, 1963

tk.11Jean De Fleur (alternate take)
tk.32Django (alternate take)

** originally released on Blue Note BLP 4154 in 1965 + 2 bonus tracks.

Andrew Hill - Black Fire   Blue Note BLP 4151   1964

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Andrew Hill, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Roy Haynes, drums #1,2,4,5.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 8, 1963

1. tk.3Land Of Nod
2. tk.9Cantarnos
3. tk.15McNeil Island
4. tk.20Pumpkin
5. tk.27Black Fire

** also released on Blue Note BST 84151 in 1964, CDP 7 84151 2 in 1987.
** part of The Complete Blue Note Andrew Hill Sessions (1963-66), Mosaic MR10-161 in 1995, MD7-161 in 1995.

The Complete Blue Note Andrew Hill Sessions (1963-66)   Mosaic MR10-161   1995

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Andrew Hill, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Roy Haynes, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 8, 1963

tk.7Black Fire (alternate take)
tk.22Pumpkin (alternate take)

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Eric Dolphy, alto sax, bass clarinet, flute; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Andrew Hill, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Anthony Williams, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 21, 1964

tk.7Dedication (alternate take)
tk.13New Monastery (alternate take)
tk.18Flight 19 (alternate take)

Freddie Hubbard, cornet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Andrew Hill, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Joe Chambers, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 10, 1965

tk.4Euterpe (Intuition) (alternate take)

** also released on Mosaic MD7-161 in 1995.
** same as Black Fire, Blue Note BLP 4151 in 1964 + Judgment!, BLP 4159 in 1964 + Smokestack, BLP 4160 in 1966+ + Point Of Departure, BLP 4167 in 1965 + Andrew!!!, BLP 4203 in 1968 + Compulsion!!!!!, BLP 4217 in 1967 + 27 bonus tracks.

Lee Morgan - The Sidewinder   Blue Note BLP 4157   1964

Lee Morgan, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Barry Harris, piano; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 21, 1963

tk.4Totem Pole
tk.11Boy, What A Night
tk.19Hocus-Pocus
tk.25The Sidewinder
tk.27Gary's Notebook

** also released on Blue Note BST 84157 in 1964, CDP 7 46137 2 in 1987, CDP 7 84157 2 in 1989, ST-46137 in 1997.

Lee Morgan - The Sidewinder   Blue Note CDP 7 84157 2   1989

Lee Morgan, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Barry Harris, piano; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.: same session.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 21, 1963

tk.2Totem Pole (alternate take)

** originally released on Blue Note BLP 4157 in 1964 + 1 bonus track.

Bobby Hutcherson - The Kicker   Blue Note 7243 5 21437 2 6   1999

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Bobby Hutcherson, vibes; Duke Pearson, piano; Grant Green, guitar #1,2,4; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Al Harewood, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 29, 1963

1. tk.8The Kicker
2. tk.11Beduin
3. tk.23For Duke P.
4. tk.24Step Lightly
5. tk.35Mirrors
6. tk.36If Ever I Would Leave You

1964

Freddie Roach - Brown Sugar   Blue Note BLP 4168   1964

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Freddie Roach, organ; Eddie Wright, guitar; Clarence Johnston, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 19, 1964

1314 tk.4Next Time You See Me
1315 tk.8Brown Sugar
1316 tk.19Have You Ever Had The Blues
1317 tk.22All Night Long
1318 tk.27The Midnight Sun Will Never Set
1319 tk.29The Right Time

** also released on Blue Note BST 84168 in 1964.

Andrew Hill - Point Of Departure   Blue Note BLP 4167   1965

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Eric Dolphy, alto sax, bass clarinet, flute; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Andrew Hill, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Anthony Williams, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 21, 1964

1321 tk.6Refuge
1322 tk.8Dedication
1323 tk.10New Monastery
1324 tk.19Flight 19
1320 tk.24Spectrum

** also released on Blue Note BST 84167 in 1965, CDP 7 84167 2 in 1988.
** part of The Complete Blue Note Andrew Hill Sessions (1963-66), Mosaic MR10-161 in 1995, MD7-161 in 1995.

Joe Henderson - In 'N Out   Blue Note BLP 4166   1965

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; McCoy Tyner, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Elvin Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 10, 1964

1332 tk.6Punjab
1333 tk.9In 'N Out
1334 tk.11Short Story
1335 tk.14Brown's Town
1336 tk.19Serenity

** also released on Blue Note BST 84166 in 1965, CDP 7 46510 2 in 1987, CDP 7243 8 29156 2 1 in 1994.
** part of The Complete Joe Henderson Blue Note Studio Sessions, Mosaic MD5-271 in 2021.

Joe Henderson - In 'N Out   Blue Note CDP 7243 8 29156 2 1   1994

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; McCoy Tyner, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Elvin Jones, drums.: same session.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 10, 1964

tk.7In 'N Out (alternate take)

** originally released on Blue Note BLP 4166 in 1965 + 1 bonus track.

Horace Silver - Live 1964   Emerald Records EMR-1001   1984

Carmell Jones, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Horace Silver, piano; Teddy Smith, bass; Roger Humphries, drums.

The Cork & Bib, Westbury, Long Island, NY, June 6, 1964

Introduction By Horace Silver
Filthy McNasty
Skinney Minnie
The Tokyo Blues
Senor Blues

Grant Green - Solid   Blue Note LT-990   1979

James Spaulding, alto sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; McCoy Tyner, piano; Grant Green, guitar; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Elvin Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 12, 1964

tk.3Grant's Tune
tk.14Minor League
tk.28The Kicker
tk.35Ezz-thetic
tk.37Solid

** also released on Blue Note B1-33580 in 1995, CDP 7243 8 33580 2 1 in 1995.

Kenny Dorham - Trompeta Toccata   Blue Note BLP 4181   1965

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Tommy Flanagan, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Albert Heath, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 14, 1964

1434 tk.4The Fox
1435 tk.6Night Watch
1436 tk.10Trompeta Toccata
1437 tk.11Mamacita

** also released on Blue Note BST 84181 in 1965, CDP 7 84181 2 in 1988.
** part of The Complete Joe Henderson Blue Note Studio Sessions, Mosaic MD5-271 in 2021.

Horace Silver - Song For My Father   Blue Note BLP 4185   1964

Carmell Jones, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Horace Silver, piano; Teddy Smith, bass; Roger Humphries, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 26, 1964

1454 tk.4The Kicker
1455 tk.9Que Pasa
1456 tk.16The Natives Are Restless Tonight
1457 tk.26Song For My Father

** also released on Blue Note BST 84185 in 1964, CDP 7 84185 2 in 1989, ST-46548 in 1997.

Duke Pearson - Wahoo!   Blue Note BLP 4191   1966+

Donald Byrd, trumpet; James Spaulding, alto sax, flute; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Duke Pearson, piano; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Mickey Roker, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 21, 1964

1475 tk.3Amanda
1476 tk.6E.S.P. (Extrasensory Perception)
1477 tk.12Bedouin
1478 tk.15Wahoo
1479 tk.22Fly, Little Bird, Fly

** also released on Blue Note BST 84191 in 1966+, CDP 7 84191 2 in 1988.

Joe Henderson - Inner Urge   Blue Note BLP 4189   1966

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; McCoy Tyner, piano; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Elvin Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 30, 1964

1481 tk.2Inner Urge
1482 tk.10You Know I Care
1483 tk.15Isotope
1484 tk.21Night And Day
1485 tk.23El Barrio

** also released on Blue Note BST 84189 in 1966, CDP 7 84189 2 in 1989.
** part of The Complete Joe Henderson Blue Note Studio Sessions, Mosaic MD5-271 in 2021.

1965

Andrew Hill - One For One   Blue Note BN-LA459-H2   1975

Freddie Hubbard, cornet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Andrew Hill, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Joe Chambers, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 10, 1965

1518 tk.2Euterpe (Intuition)
1519 tk.6Calliope (Deception)
1520 tk.7Pax (Image Of Time)
1521 tk.8Eris (Heritage)

Freddie Hubbard - Blue Spirits   Blue Note BLP 4196   1967

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Kiane Zawadi, euphonium; James Spaulding, alto sax, flute; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Harold Mabern, piano; Larry Ridley, bass; Clifford Jarvis, drums; Big Black, congas.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 19, 1965

1525 tk.24Soul Surge
1526 tk.26Cunga Black

** also released on Blue Note BST 84196 in 1967, CDP 7 46545 2 in 1987.

Freddie Hubbard - Blue Spirits   Blue Note CDP 7 46545 2   1987

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Hosea Taylor, alto sax, bassoon; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Herbie Hancock, piano, celeste; Reggie Workman, bass; Elvin Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 5, 1966

1706 tk.6The Melting Pot
1707 tk.10True Colors

** originally released on Blue Note BLP 4196 in 1967 + 2 bonus tracks.

Horace Silver - The Natives Are Restless Tonight   Emerald Records EMR-CD-1003   1990

Carmell Jones, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Horace Silver, piano, voice #1; Teddy Smith, bass; Roger Humphries, drums; Alan Grant, MC #1.

radio broadcast, Half Note, NYC, April 16, 1965

1.Introduction
2.Song For My Father
3.The Natives Are Restless Tonight
4.Que Pasa

Woody Shaw, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Horace Silver, piano; Larry Ridley, bass; Roger Humphries, drums.

radio broadcast, Half Note, NYC, February 11, 1966

The African Queen

same personnel.

radio broadcast, Half Note, NYC, February 18, 1966

The African Queen (alternate take)

Lee Morgan - The Rumproller   Blue Note BLP 4199   1965

Lee Morgan, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Ronnie Mathews, piano; Victor Sproles, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 21, 1965

1571 tk.2The Rumproller
1572 tk.3Desert Moonlight
1573 tk.5Edda
1574 tk.7Eclipso
1575 tk.9The Lady

** also released on Blue Note BST 84199 in 1965, CDP 7 46428 2 in 1987.

Lee Morgan - The Rumproller   Blue Note CDP 7 46428 2   1987

Lee Morgan, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Ronnie Mathews, piano; Victor Sproles, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.: same personnel.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 9, 1965

1562 tk.2/4Venus Di Mildew

** originally released on Blue Note BLP 4199 in 1965 + 1 bonus track.

Pete La Roca - Basra   Blue Note BLP 4205   1965

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Steve Kuhn, piano; Steve Swallow, bass; Pete La Roca, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 19, 1965

1576 tk.8Candu
1577 tk.15Malaguena
1578 tk.16Basra
1579 tk.18Lazy Afternoon
1580 tk.19Eiderdown
1581 tk.20Tears Come From Heaven

** also released on Blue Note BST 84205 in 1965, B1-32091 in 1995, CDP 7243 8 32091 2 5 in 1995.

The Horace Silver Quintet Plus J.J. Johnson - The Cape Verdean Blues   Blue Note BLP 4220   1965

Woody Shaw, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Horace Silver, piano; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Roger Humphries, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 1, 1965

1661 tk.4Pretty Eyes
1662 tk.6The African Queen
1663 tk.16The Cape Verdean Blues

Woody Shaw, trumpet; J.J. Johnson, trombone; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Horace Silver, piano; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Roger Humphries, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 22, 1965

1673 tk.7Nutville
1674 tk.15Bonita
1675 tk.22Mo' Joe

** also released on Blue Note BST 84220 in 1965, CDP 7 84220 2 in 1989.

Larry Young - Unity   Blue Note BLP 4221   1966

Woody Shaw, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Larry Young, organ; Elvin Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 10, 1965

1676 tk.5If
1677 tk.17Beyond All Limits
1679 tk.21The Moontrane
1680 tk.22Zoltan
1681 tk.25Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise

** also released on Blue Note BST 84221 in 1966, CDP 7 84221 2 in 1987.

Woody Shaw - In The Beginning   Muse MR 5298   1983

Woody Shaw, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Larry Young, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Joe Chambers, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December, 1965

Cassandranite
Obsequious

Woody Shaw, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Herbie Hancock, piano; Paul Chambers, bass; Joe Chambers, drums.

Baloo Baloo
Three Muses
Tetragon

** also released on Cassandranite, Muse MCD 6007 in 1989.
** part of Last Of The Line - Cassandranite/Love Dance, 32 Jazz 32024 in 1997.

1966

Nat Adderley - Sayin' Somethin'   Atlantic LP 1460   1966

Nat Adderley, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; John Ashbury, piano #1; Herbie Hancock, piano #2-4; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Roy McCurdy, drums.

NYC, January 13, 1966

1. 9830Walls Of Jericho
2. 9831Cataloupe Island
3. 9832The Other Side
4. 9833Hippodelphia

** also released on Atlantic SD 1460 in 1966.

Joe Henderson - Mode For Joe   Blue Note BLP 4227   1966

Lee Morgan, trumpet; Curtis Fuller, trombone; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Bobby Hutcherson, vibes; Cedar Walton, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Joe Chambers, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 27, 1966

1685 tk.2A Shade Of Jade
1686 tk.8Caribbean Fire Dance
1687 tk.18Granted
1688 tk.19Mode For Joe
1689 tk.26Black
1690 tk.31Free Wheelin'

** also released on Blue Note BST 84227 in 1966, CDP 7 84227 2 in 1988, (J) UCCQ-5120 in 2015.
** part of The Complete Joe Henderson Blue Note Studio Sessions, Mosaic MD5-271 in 2021.

Joe Henderson - Mode For Joe   Blue Note CDP 7 84227 2   1988

Lee Morgan, trumpet; Curtis Fuller, trombone; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Bobby Hutcherson, vibes; Cedar Walton, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Joe Chambers, drums.: same session.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 27, 1966

tk.27Black (alternate take)

** originally released on Blue Note BLP 4227 in 1966 + 1 bonus track.

Joe Henderson - Mode For Joe   Blue Note (J) UCCQ-5120   2015

Lee Morgan, trumpet; Curtis Fuller, trombone; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Bobby Hutcherson, vibes; Cedar Walton, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Joe Chambers, drums.: same session.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 27, 1966

tk.20Mode For Joe (alternate take)

** originally released on Blue Note BLP 4227 in 1966 + 2 bonus tracks.

Joe Zawinul - Money In The Pocket   Atlantic LP 3004   1966

Blue Mitchell, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Pepper Adams, baritone sax; Joe Zawinul, piano; Sam Jones, bass; Louis Hayes, drums.

NYC, February 7, 1966

11278Money In The Pocket
11279Riverbed

** also released on Atlantic SD 3004 in 1966.

Lee Morgan - Delightfulee Morgan   Blue Note BLP 4243   1967

Lee Morgan, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; McCoy Tyner, piano; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 27, 1966

1739 tk.4Nite-Flite
1740 tk.5Zambia
1741 tk.20The Delightful Deggie
1742 tk.21Ca-Lee-So

** also released on Blue Note BST 84243 in 1967, CDP 7 84243 2 in 1987.

Bobby Hutcherson - Stick-Up!   Blue Note BLP 4244   1968

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Bobby Hutcherson, vibes; McCoy Tyner, piano; Herbie Lewis, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 14, 1966

1764 tk.16Verse
1765 tk.278/4 Beat
1767 tk.36Una Muy Bonita
1768 tk.40Black Circle
1769 tk.41Blues Mind Matter

** also released on Blue Note BST 84244 in 1968, CDP 7243 8 59378 2 8 in 1997.

Nat Adderley - Live At Memory Lane   Atlantic LP 1474   1967

Nat Adderley, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Joe Zawinul, piano; Victor Gaskin, bass; Roy McCurdy, drums.

Memory Lane, San Francisco, CA, October 31, 1966

11092Good Old Summertime
11093Theme
11094Fun
11095Lavender Woman
11096Painted Desert

** also released on Atlantic SD 1474 in 1967.

Herbie Hancock - Blow-Up (Soundtrack)   MGM E/SE-4447   1966

Freddie Hubbard, Joe Newman, trumpet; Phil Woods, alto sax; Joe Henderson, Don Rendell, tenor sax; Herbie Hancock, piano, arranger, conductor; Gordon Beck, Paul Griffin, Jimmy Smith, organ; Jim Hall, guitar; Ron Carter, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums; and others, + The Yardbirds: Eric Clapton, Chris Dreja, Jim McCarthy, Paul Samwell, vocal #7.

NYC, late 1966

1. 101888Main Title (Blow-Up)
2. 101889Verushka Part 1
3. 101890Verushka Part 2
4. 101891The Naked Camera
5. 101892Bring Down The Birds
6. 101893Jane's Theme
7. 101894Stroll On
8. 101895The Thief
9. 101896The Kiss
10. 101897Curiosity
11. 101898Thomas Studies Photos
12. 101899The Bed
13. 101900End Title (Blow-Up)

Duke Pearson - Sweet Honey Bee   Blue Note BLP 4252   1967

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; James Spaulding, alto sax, flute; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Duke Pearson, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Mickey Roker, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 7, 1966

1803 tk.1Gaslight
1804 tk.10Ready Rudy?
1805 tk.12Big Bertha
1807 tk.27Sweet Honey Bee
1808 tk.28Empathy
1809 tk.32Sudel

** also released on Blue Note BST 84252 in 1967, B1-89792 in 1993, CDP 0777 7 89792 2 7 in 1993.

1967 (age 30)

Roy Ayers - Virgo Vibes   Atlantic LP 1488   1967

Charles Tolliver, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Roy Ayers, vibraharp; Herbie Hancock as Ronnie Clark, piano; Reggie Workman, bass; Bruno Carr, drums.

Atlantic Studios, NYC, March 6, 1967

11813Ayerloom
11815In The Limelight
11824The Ringer

** also released on Atlantic SD 1488 in 1967.

Roy Ayers - Daddy Bug & Friends   Atlantic SD 1692   1976

Charles Tolliver, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Roy Ayers, vibraharp; Herbie Hancock as Ronnie Clark, piano; Reggie Workman, bass; Bruno Carr, drums.: same session.

Atlantic Studios, NYC, March 6, 1967

11814Virgo Vibes (Outside Blues)

McCoy Tyner - The Real McCoy   Blue Note BLP 4264   1967

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; McCoy Tyner, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Elvin Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 21, 1967

1873 tk.1Contemplation
1874 tk.6Passion Dance
1875 tk.7Blues On The Corner
1876 tk.12Four By Five
1877 tk.18Search For Peace

** also released on Blue Note BST 84264 in 1967, CDP 7 46512 2 in 1987.

Joe Henderson - The Kicker   Milestone MSP 9008   1968

Mike Lawrence, trumpet; Grachan Moncur III, trombone; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Kenny Barron, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Louis Hayes, drums.

Plaza Sound Studios, NYC, August 10, 1967

Mamacita
The Kicker
Chelsea Bridge
If
Nardis
Without A Song
Mo' Joe

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Kenny Barron, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Louis Hayes, drums.

O Amor Em Paz

** also released on Original Jazz Classics OJC-465, OJCCD-465-2.

The Lee Konitz Duets   Milestone MSP 9013   1968

Lee Konitz, alto sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax.

Plaza Sound Studios, NYC, September 25, 1967

You Don't Know What Love Is

Marshall Brown, valve trombone; Lee Konitz, alto sax, electric tenor sax; Joe Henderson, Richie Kamuca, tenor sax; Karl Berger, vibes; Dick Katz, piano; Jim Hall, guitar; Eddie Gomez, bass; Elvin Jones, drums.

Alphanumeric

** also released on Original Jazz Classics OJC-466, OJCCD-466-2.

Joe Henderson - Tetragon   Milestone MSP 9017   1968

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Kenny Barron, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Louis Hayes, drums.

Plaza Sound Studios, NYC, September 27, 1967

Tetragon
First Trip
I've Got You Under My Skin

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Don Friedman, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums.

Plaza Sound Studios, NYC, May 16, 1968

Invitation
R.J.
The Bead Game
Waltz For Zweetie

** also released on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-844-2.

1968

Nat Adderley - The Scavenger   Milestone MSP 9016   1968

Nat Adderley, cornet, electric trumpet; Jeremy Steig, flute #3; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Joe Zawinul, piano, electric piano; Victor Gaskin, bass; Roy McCurdy, drums.

Plaza Sound Studios, NYC, January 18 and 19, 1968

1.Unilateral
2.But Not For Me
3.The Scavenger

Joe Henderson With The Wynton Kelly Trio - Four!   Verve 314 523 657-2

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Wynton Kelly, piano; Paul Chambers, bass; Jimmy Cobb, drums.

The Left Bank Jazz Society, Famous Ballroom, Baltimore, MD, April 21, 1968

Autumn Leaves
Four
On The Trail
Stardust / Old Folks
On Green Dolphin Street
The Theme

Joe Henderson With The Wynton Kelly Trio - Straight, No Chaser!   Verve 314 531 561-2

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Wynton Kelly, piano; Paul Chambers, bass; Jimmy Cobb, drums.: same session.

The Left Bank Jazz Society, Famous Ballroom, Baltimore, MD, April 21, 1968

Straight, No Chaser
The Days Of Wine And Roses
What Is This Thing Called Love
If You Could See Me Now
On A Clear Day
Limehouse Blues
Pfrancin'
The Theme

Luis Gasca - The Little Giant   Atlantic SD 1527   1968

Luis Gasca, trumpet, flugelhorn; Joe Gallardo, trombone; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Mark Levine, piano; Dave Herscher, bass; Steve Berrios, drums; Julito Collazo, Mongo Santamaria, Marty Sheller, Latin percussion.

NYC, November 12, 1968

15654Motherless Child
15655Nancy
15656Afro-Blue
15657Sweet Pea

Luis Gasca, trumpet, flugelhorn; Joe Gallardo, trombone; Lew Tabackin, flute; Hubert Laws, flute, bass flute, tenor sax; Rodgers Grant, soprano sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Paul Griffin, Herbie Hancock, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Chuck Rainey, electric bass; Mickey Roker, drums; Bernard Purdie, drums, timbales.

NYC, November 13, 1968

15658Joy Ride
15659Cosia No. 2
15661Just A Little Bit

1969

Herbie Hancock - The Complete Blue Note Sixties Sessions   Blue Note B2BN 7243 4 95569 2 8   1998

Johnny Coles, flugelhorn; Garnett Brown, trombone; Tony Studd, bass trombone; Hubert Laws, flute; Jerome Richardson, bass clarinet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax, alto flute; Herbie Hancock, piano, electric piano; Buster Williams, bass; Albert "Tootie" Heath, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 18, 1969

4011 tk.4/5The Prisoner (alternate take)

Johnny Coles, flugelhorn; Garnett Brown, trombone; Jack Jeffers, bass trombone; Jerome Richardson, flute; Romeo Penque, bass clarinet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax, alto flute; Herbie Hancock, piano, electric piano; Buster Williams, bass; Albert "Tootie" Heath, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 23, 1969

4014 tk.45Firewater (alternate take)

** same as Takin' Off, Blue Note BLP 4109 in 1962 + My Point Of View, BLP 4126 in 1963 + Inventions & Dimensions, BLP 4147 in 1964 + Empyrean Isles, BLP 4175 in 1964 + Maiden Voyage, BLP 4195 in 1965 + Speak Like A Child, BST 84279 in 1968 + The Prisoner, BST 84321 in 1969 + 18 bonus tracks.

Herbie Hancock - The Prisoner   Blue Note BST 84321   1969

Johnny Coles, flugelhorn; Garnett Brown, trombone; Tony Studd, bass trombone; Hubert Laws, flute; Jerome Richardson, bass clarinet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax, alto flute; Herbie Hancock, piano, electric piano; Buster Williams, bass; Albert "Tootie" Heath, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 18, 1969

4011 tk.10The Prisoner
4012 tk.31He Who Lives In Fear

same personnel.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 21, 1969

4013 tk.40I Have A Dream

Johnny Coles, flugelhorn; Garnett Brown, trombone; Jack Jeffers, bass trombone; Jerome Richardson, flute; Romeo Penque, bass clarinet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax, alto flute; Herbie Hancock, piano, electric piano; Buster Williams, bass; Albert "Tootie" Heath, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 23, 1969

4014 tk.42Firewater
4015 tk.52Promise Of The Sun

** also released on Blue Note CDP 7 46845 2 in 1987, 7243 5 25649 2 7 in 2000.
** part of The Complete Blue Note Sixties Sessions, Blue Note B2BN 7243 4 95569 2 8 in 1998.

George Benson - Tell It Like It Is   A&M SP-3020   1969

Lew Soloff, trumpet; Joe Farrell, Joe Henderson, Bob Porcelli, Jerome Richardson, sax; Richard Tee, piano; George Benson, guitar; Jim Fielder, bass; Leo Morris, drums; Paul Alicea, Angel Allende, Johnny Pacheco, percussion; Marty Sheller, arranger, conductor.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 20, 1969

My Woman's Good To Me
My Cherie Amour
Out In The Cold Again

** also released on A&M SP-9-3020 in 1983.

Joe Henderson - Power To The People   Milestone MSP 9024   1969

Mike Lawrence, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Herbie Hancock, piano, electric piano #2; Ron Carter, bass, electric bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums.

Plaza Sound Studios, NYC, May 23, 1969

1.Power To The People
2.Afro-Centric

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Herbie Hancock, piano, electric piano #1-4; Ron Carter, bass, electric bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums.

Plaza Sound Studios, NYC, May 29, 1969

1.Black Narcissus
2.Opus One-Point-Five
3.Isotope
4.Lazy Afternoon
5.Foresight And Afterthought

Herbie Hancock - Fat Albert Rotunda   Warner Bros. WS 1834   1969

Soloists: Johnny Coles, trumpet, flugelhorn; Garnet Brown, trombone; Joe Henderson, alto flute, tenor sax; Herbie Hancock, piano, electric piano; Buster Williams, acoustic, electric bass; Tootie Heath, drums; Herbie Hancock, arranger, conductor.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May and June, 1969

Wiggle-Waggle
Fat Mama
Tell Me A Bedtime Story
Oh! Oh! Here He Comes
Jessica
Fat Albert Rotunda
Lil' Brother

** also released on Warner Bros. 9362-47540-2 in 2001.
** part of The Warner Bros. Years (1969-1972), Warner Bros. 8122795904 in 2014.

Herbie Hancock - The Warner Bros. Years (1969-1972)   Warner Bros. 8122795904   2014

Soloists: Johnny Coles, trumpet, flugelhorn; Garnet Brown, trombone; Joe Henderson, alto flute, tenor sax; Herbie Hancock, piano, electric piano; Buster Williams, acoustic, electric bass; Tootie Heath, drums; Herbie Hancock, arranger, conductor.: same session.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May and June, 1969

Wiggle-Waggle (mono)
Fat Mama (mono)

** same as Crossings, Warner Bros. BS 2617 in 1972 + Fat Albert Rotunda, WS 1834 in 1969 + Mwandishi, WS 1898 in 1971 + 6 bonus tracks.

Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra - Paris 1969 Vol. 1   Royal Jazz (D) RJD 511   1990

Danny Moore, Al Porcino, Richard Williams, Snooky Young, trumpet; Thad Jones, flugelhorn; Eddie Bert, Astley Fennell, Jimmy Knepper, trombone; Cliff Heather, bass trombone; Jerome Richardson, alto sax; Jerry Dodgion, alto sax, flute; Eddie Daniels, Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Pepper Adams, baritone sax; Roland Hanna, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.

radio broadcast, Maison De L'ORTF, Paris, France, September 8, 1969

Low Down
Don't Ever Leave Me
Mean What You Say
Willow Tree
Once Around
Don't Git Sassy

The Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Orchestra - Basle, 1969: Swiss Radio Days Jazz Series Volume 4   TCB (Swi) TCB 02042   1996

Thad Jones, Danny Moore, Al Porcino, Richard Williams, Snooky Young, trumpet; Eddie Bert, Ashley Fannell, Cliff Heather, Jimmy Knepper, trombone; Pepper Adams, Eddie Daniels, Jerry Dodgion, Joe Henderson, Jerome Richardson, sax; Roland Hanna, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Mel Lewis, drums; Thad Jones, arranger.

Stadttheater Basel, Basel, Switzerland, September 11, 1969

Second Race
Don't Ever Leave Me
The Waltz You Swang For Me
A-That's Freedom
Come Sunday
Don't Get Sassy
Bible Story
Groove Merchant

Miroslav Vitous - Infinite Search   Embryo SD 524   1969

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Herbie Hancock, electric piano; John McLaughlin, guitar; Miroslav Vitous, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums #1,2; Joe Chambers, drums #3.

A&R Studios, NYC, October 8, 1969

1. 17888I Will Tell Him On You
2. 17889Freedom Jazz Dance (as Suite)
3. 17894Epilogue

** also released on Mountain In The Clouds, Atlantic SD 1622 in 1972.

Miroslav Vitous - Mountain In The Clouds   Atlantic SD 1622   1972

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Herbie Hancock, electric piano; John McLaughlin, guitar; Miroslav Vitous, bass; Joe Chambers, drums.

A&R Studios, NYC, October 8, 1969

17890Cerecka

** originally released on Infinite Search, Embryo SD 524 in 1969 + 1 bonus track.

Mose Allison - Hello There, Universe   Atlantic SD 1550   1970

Jimmy Nottingham, Richard Williams, trumpet; Jerome Richardson, flute, alto sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Pepper Adams, baritone sax; Mose Allison, piano, organ, vocal; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Joe Cocuzzo, drums.

Regent Sound Studios, NYC, October 16, 1969

17915I'm Smashed
17916Monsters Of The Id
17917Wild Man On The Loose

Various Artists - Jazz Wave, Ltd. On Tour Volume 1   Blue Note BST 89905   1970

Danny Moore, Al Porcino, Marvin Stamm, Snooky Young, trumpet; Thad Jones, flugelhorn; Bob Burgess, Jimmy Knepper, Benny Powell, Julian Priester, trombone; Jerry Dodgion, Jerome Richardson, alto sax; Eddie Daniels, Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Pepper Adams, baritone sax; Roland Hanna, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.

Jazz Wave, Ltd. On Tour, Kongresshalle, Frankfurt/Main, West Germany, December 7, 1969

Don't Git Sassy

add Jimmy McGriff, organ.

Slow But Sure (aka Lil' Darlin')

add Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Jeremy Steig, flute; Kenny Burrell, guitar.

Jazz Wave, Ltd. On Tour, Donauhalle, Ulm, West Germany, December 10, 1969

Finale (aka Once Around)

1970

Alice Coltrane - Ptah, The El Daoud   Impulse! AS-9196   1970

Joe Henderson, tenor sax, alto flute; Pharoah Sanders, tenor sax, alto flute, bells; Alice Coltrane, piano, harp; Ron Carter, bass; Ben Riley, drums; + Chuck Stewart, photographer, occasional bells.

The studio at the Coltrane home, Dix Hills, NY, January 26, 1970

91141Blue Nile
91142Mantra
91143Turiya & Ramakrishna
91144Ptah, The El Daoud

** also released on Impulse! IMPD-201 in 1996.

Freddie Hubbard - Red Clay   CTI CT 6001   1970

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Joe Henderson, sax; Herbie Hancock, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Lenny White, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 27, 28 and 29, 1970

Red Clay
Delphia
Suite Sioux
The Intrepid Fox

** also released on CTI CTI 6001 in 1970, CTI 8016 in 1982; CBS Associated ZK 40809 in 1987.

Freddie Hubbard - Red Clay   CBS Associated ZK 40809   1987

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Joe Henderson, sax; Herbie Hancock, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Lenny White, drums.: same session.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 27, 28 and 29, 1970

Cold Turkey

** originally released on CTI CT 6001 in 1970 + 1 bonus track.

Joe Henderson Quintet - At The Lighthouse - If You're Not Part Of The Solution, You're Part Of The Problem   Milestone MSP 9028   1970

Woody Shaw, trumpet, flugelhorn; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; George Cables, electric piano; Ron McClure, bass, electric bass; Lenny White, drums; + Tony Waters, conga drums #1,4,5.

The Lighthouse, Hermosa Beach, CA, September 24, 25 and 26, 1970

1.Caribbean Fire Dance
2.'Round Midnight
3.Mode For Joe
4.If You're Not Part Of The Solution, You're Part Of The Problem
5.Blue Bossa
6.Closing Theme

Joe Henderson Quintet - At The Lighthouse   Milestone MCD-47104-2   2004

Woody Shaw, trumpet, flugelhorn; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; George Cables, electric piano; Ron McClure, bass, electric bass; Lenny White, drums.

The Lighthouse, Hermosa Beach, CA, September 24, 25 and 26, 1970

Recorda-Me (Remember Me)
A Shade Of Jade
Isotope

Joe Henderson - In Pursuit Of Blackness   Milestone MSP 9034   1971

Woody Shaw, trumpet, flugelhorn; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; George Cables, electric piano; Ron McClure, bass, electric bass; Lenny White, drums; + Tony Waters, conga drums #2.

The Lighthouse, Hermosa Beach, CA, September 24, 25 and 26, 1970

1.Invitation
2.Gazelle

Curtis Fuller, trombone; Pete Yellen, alto sax, flute, bass clarinet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; George Cables, electric piano; Stan Clarke, bass; Lenny White, drums.

Decca Studios, NYC, May 12, 1971

No Me Esqueca
A Shade Of Jade
Mind Over Matter

Joe Henderson, Woody Shaw - Jazz Patterns   Everest FS 363

Woody Shaw, trumpet, flugelhorn; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; George Cables, electric piano; Ron McClure, bass, electric bass; Lenny White, drums; Tony Waters, percussion.

The Lighthouse, Hermosa Beach, CA, September 24, 25 and 26, 1970

Invitation
Lofty
What's Mine Is Yours

Freddie Hubbard - Straight Life   CTI CTI 6007   1971

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet, flugelhorn; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Herbie Hancock, piano; George Benson, guitar; Ron Carter, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums; Weldon Irvine, tambourine; Richie "Pablo" Landrum, percussion.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 16, 1970

Straight Life
Mr. Clean
Here's That Rainy Day

** also released on CTI CTI 8022 in 1982.

John Wood - Nearer   Los Angeles Phonograph LAPR-1008   1978

Woody Shaw, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; John Wood, electric piano; Mark Drury, bass; Lenny White, drums; Anthony Waters, congas.

Brinson's Studio, Los Angeles, CA, 1970

Guillermo's Ants

1971

Blue Mitchell - Vital Blue   Mainstream MRL 343   1971

Blue Mitchell, trumpet; Ernie Watts, tenor sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax, flute; Walter Bishop Jr., piano; Susaye Greene, vocal effects; Stanley Gilbert, bass; Doug Sides, drums.

NYC, June 26 and 27, 1971

Booty's Shakin'
Vital Blue
Unseen Sounds
Herman's Helmet
I Love You
For All We Know

Joe Henderson - Henderson's Habiliment   Victor (J) SMJX-10123   1971

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Hideo Ichikawa, electric piano; Kunimitsu Inaba, bass; Motohiko Hino, drums.

Junk Club, Tokyo, Japan, August 4, 1971

'Round Midnight
Black Narcissus (as Out 'N' In)
Blue Bossa
Junk Blues

Joe Henderson And Kikuchi Hino In Concert   Philips (J) FX-8520   1971

Terumasa Hino, trumpet; Kohsuke Mine, soprano, alto sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Masabumi Kikuchi, piano, electric piano; Yoshio Suzuki, bass; Hiroshi Murakami, Yoshiyuki Nakamura, drums.

Tokyo Toshi Center Hall, Tokyo, Japan, August 5, 1971

Sunrise In Tokyo
So What
Get Magic Again

** also released on Fontana (J) PAT-1064 in 1974; Philips (J) FS-6513 in 1978, (J) PHCE-4128 in 1996.

Luis Gasca - For Those Who Chant   Blue Thumb BTS 37   1972

Luis Gasca, trumpet, flugelhorn; Hadley Caliman, flute; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Chepito Areas, vibes; George Cables, Mark Levine, Greg Rolie, piano, electric piano; Richard Kermode, organ; Carlos Santana, Neal Schon, guitar; Stanley Clarke, bass; Michael Shrieve, Lenny White, drums; Mike Carabello, Victor Pantoja, congas; Coke Escovedo, Carmelo Garcia, timbales.

Columbia Studios, San Francisco, CA, August 17 and 18, 1971

Spanish Gypsy
Little Mama
Street Dude
La Reza

1972

Joe Henderson - Black Is The Color   Milestone MSP 9040   1972

Joe Henderson, tenor sax, flute, alto flute, percussion; George Cables, piano, electric piano; David Horowitz, synthesizer; Georg Wadenius, guitar; David Holland, bass; Ron Carter, electric bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums; Ralph MacDonald, congas, percussion.

Mercury Sound Studios, NYC, March or April, 1972

Terra Firma

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; George Cables, electric piano; David Holland, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums.

Vis-A-Vis

Joe Henderson, tenor, soprano sax, alto flute, percussion; George Cables, electric piano; David Horowitz, synthesizer; Georg Wadenius, guitar; David Holland, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums; Airto Moreira, congas, percussion.

Foregone Conclusion

Joe Henderson, tenor, soprano sax, flute, alto flute; George Cables, electric piano; Georg Wadenius, guitar; David Holland, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums, electric piano; Airto Moreira, congas, percussion.

Black Is The Color (Of My True Love's Hair)

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; George Cables, electric piano; David Horowitz, synthesizer; Georg Wadenius, guitar; David Holland, bass; Ron Carter, electric bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums; Ralph MacDonald, congas, percussion.

Current Events

Bill Evans, George Russell Orchestra - Living Time   Columbia KC 31490   1972

Ernie Royal, Richard Williams, Snooky Young, trumpet, flugelhorn; Howard Johnson, flugelhorn, tuba, bass clarinet; Dave Baker, Garnett Brown, trombone; Dave Bargeron, trombone, tuba; John Clark, French horn; Jimmy Giuffre, Joe Henderson, Sam Rivers, reeds; Bill Evans, piano; Webster Lewis, Ted Saunders, electric piano; Sam Brown, guitar; Eddie Gomez, bass; Ron Carter, Herb Geller, electric bass; Marty Morell, Tony Williams, drums; Marc Belair, drums, percussion; George Russell, arranger, conductor.

Columbia Studios, NYC, mid May, 1972

Living Time: Events I
Living Time: Events II
Living Time: Events III
Living Time: Events IV
Living Time: Events V
Living Time: Events VI
Living Time: Events VII
Living Time: Events VIII

Bill Cosby Presents Badfoot Brown And The Bunions Bradford Funeral Marching Band   Sussex SXBS 7024

George Bohanon, trombone; Joe Henderson, Rudy Johnson, Bobby Jones, sax; Walter Bishop Jr., Gildo Mahones, piano; Stu Gardner, organ, vocal; Arthur Adams, Mel Brown, Freddie Robinson, David Sprattling, guitar; Darryl Clayborn, Ron Johnson, Monk Montgomery, bass; Leon "Ndugu" Chancler, Stix Hooper, Paul Humphrey, Jimmy Smith, drums; Big Black, congas; Willie Bobo, timbales; Bill "Bunions" Cosby, composer, arranger, conductor.

Los Angeles, CA, circa 1972

Bunions
The Blues
I Love You Camille
Abuse
Mouth Of The Fish

1973

Joe Henderson - Multiple   Milestone M-9050   1973

Joe Henderson, tenor, soprano sax, flute, percussion, voice; Larry Willis, electric piano, synthesizer; James Ulmer, guitar #1; Dave Holland, bass, electric bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums; Arthur Jenkins, congas, percussion.

Mercury Sound Studios, NYC, January 30, 1973

1.Tress-Cun-Deo-La
2.Bwaata
3.Me, Among Others

Joe Henderson, tenor, soprano sax, flute, percussion, voice; Larry Willis, electric piano, synthesizer; John Thomas, guitar #1; Dave Holland, bass, electric bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums; Arthur Jenkins, congas, percussion.

Mercury Sound Studios, NYC, January 31, 1973

1.Song For Sinners
2.Turned Around

** also released on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-763-2 in 1993.

Joe Henderson Featuring Alice Coltrane - The Elements   Milestone M-9053   1974

Joe Henderson, tenor sax, flute, piano; Michael White, violin; Alice Coltrane, piano, harp, harmonium, tamboura; Charlie Haden, bass; Baba Daru Oshun, tabla, percussion; Kenneth Nash, percussion, vocal.

The Village Recorder, Los Angeles, CA, October 15, 1973

Air
Water

Joe Henderson, tenor sax, flute, piano; Michael White, violin; Alice Coltrane, piano, harp, harmonium, tamboura; Charlie Haden, bass; Leon "Ndugu" Chancler, drums; Baba Daru Oshun, tabla, percussion; Kenneth Nash, percussion, vocal.

The Village Recorder, Los Angeles, CA, October 17, 1973

Fire
Earth

** also released on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-913-2.

Ron Carter - All Blues   CTI CTI 6037   1974

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Roland Hanna, piano; Richard Tee, electric piano #3; Ron Carter, acoustic bass, piccolo bass; Billy Cobham, drums, percussion.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 24, 1973

1.A Feeling
2.Light Blue
3.117 Special
4.Rufus
5.All Blues
6.Will You Still Be Mine

Johnny Hammond - Higher Ground   Kudu KU-16   1974

Jon Faddis, John Frosk, Alan Rubin, trumpet; Marvin Stamm, trumpet, flugelhorn; Wayne Andre, Tony Studd, trombone; Paul Faulise, Alan Raph, bass trombone; Ray Alonge, French horn; Romeo Penque, oboe, alto flute; Eli Carmen, bassoon; Eddie Daniels, clarinet; Hank Crawford, alto sax #4; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Johnny Hammond, organ; Bob James, electric piano, Yamaha organ, Mellotron; George Benson, guitar; Ron Carter, bass; Steve Gadd, drums; Jack DeJohnette, drums #4; Phil Kraus, Ralph MacDonald, percussion; Bob James, arranger, conductor.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 31, and November 1, 1973

1.Catch My Soul
2.Summertime / The Ghetto
3.Higher Ground
4.Big Sur Suite

Joe Henderson - Canyon Lady   Milestone M-9057   1975

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; with Oscar Brashear, John Hunt, trumpet; Julian Priester, Nicholaas TenBroek, trombone; Hadley Caliman, Vincent Denham, Ray Pizzi, flute; Mark Levine, acoustic piano; George Duke, electric piano; John Heard, bass; Eric Gravatt, drums; Victor Pantoja, congas; Carmelo Garcia, timbales; Luis Gasca, arranger, conductor.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, October, 1973

Tres Palabras

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; with Luis Gasca, trumpet; Mark Levine, acoustic piano; George Duke, electric piano; John Heard, bass; Eric Gravatt, drums; Victor Pantoja, congas; Carmelo Garcia, timbales.

Las Palmas

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; with Oscar Brashear, trumpet; Luis Gasca, trumpet, flugelhorn; Julian Priester, trombone; Hadley Caliman, tenor sax; Mark Levine, acoustic piano; George Duke, electric piano; John Heard, bass; Eric Gravatt, drums; Victor Pantoja, congas; Carmelo Garcia, timbales.

Canyon Lady

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; with Oscar Brashear, trumpet; Luis Gasca, trumpet, flugelhorn; Julian Priester, trombone; Mark Levine, acoustic piano; John Heard, bass; Eric Gravatt, drums; Francisco Aguabella, Victor Pantoja, congas; Carmelo Garcia, timbales.

All Things Considered

** also released on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-949-2 in 1997.

Joe Henderson - The Milestone Years   Milestone 8MCD-4413-2   1994

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; with Luis Gasca, trumpet; Mark Levine, acoustic piano; George Duke, electric piano; John Heard, bass; Eric Gravatt, drums; Victor Pantoja, congas; Carmelo Garcia, timbales.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, October, 1973

In The Beginning, There Was Africa

Flora Purim - Butterfly Dreams   Milestone M-9052   1973

Joe Henderson, tenor sax, flute; George Duke, piano, electric piano, synthesizer, Clavinet; Ernie Hood, zither; David Amaro, guitar; Stanley Clarke, bass, electric bass; Airto Moreira, drums, percussion; Flora Purim, vocal.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, December 3, 1973

Dr. Jive Part 1
Butterfly Dreams
Dindi
Moon Dreams
Dr. Jive Part 2
Light As A Feather

Joe Henderson, tenor sax, flute; George Duke, piano, electric piano, synthesizer, Clavinet; David Amaro, guitar; Stanley Clarke, bass, electric bass; Airto Moreira, drums, percussion; Flora Purim, vocal.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, December 4, 1973

Summer Night
Love Reborn

** also released on Original Jazz Classics OJC-315, OJCCD-315-2.

Charles Earland - Leaving This Planet   Prestige P-66002   1974

Eddie Henderson, trumpet #1,4; Freddie Hubbard, trumpet, flugelhorn; Dave Hubbard, alto flute, soprano, tenor sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Charles Earland, organ, ARP synthesizer, Moog synthesizer #1,2,4,5, Clavinet #3; Dr. Patrick Gleeson, ARP synthesizer, Moog synthesizer; Mark Elf, guitar; Eddie Arkin, guitar #1,3,4; Greg Crockett, guitar #2; Harvey Mason, drums #1,2,4,5; Brian Brake, drums #3; Larry Killian, percussion; Rudy Copeland, vocal #1.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, December 11, 12 and 13, 1973;
Different Fur Trading Co., San Francisco, CA, February, 1974

1.Leaving This Planet
2.Red Clay
3.Warp Factor 8
4.Brown Eyes
5.Asteroid

Eddie Henderson, trumpet #1,3; Freddie Hubbard, trumpet, flugelhorn; Dave Hubbard, alto flute, soprano, tenor sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Charles Earland, organ, ARP synthesizer, Moog synthesizer #1,2,4, double soprano sax #3, electric piano #5; Dr. Patrick Gleeson, ARP synthesizer, Moog synthesizer; Mark Elf, guitar; Eddie Arkin, guitar #1,3,5; Harvey Mason, drums #1-3; Brian Brake, drums #4,5; Larry Killian, percussion.

1.Mason's Galaxy
2.No Me Esqueca (Don't Forget Me)
3.Tyner
4.Van Jay
5.Never Ending Melody

** also released on Prestige PRCD-66002-2 in 1993.

David Amram - Subway Night   RCA Victor LSP-4820

Thad Jones, Irving "Marky" Markowitz, Joe Wilder, Wilmer Wise, trumpet; Bill Watrous, trombone; Jim Buffington, Earl Chapin, Tony Miranda, Brooks Tillotson, French horn; Don Butterfield, tuba; Jane Cochran, Henry Schuman, oboe; William Arrowsmith, English horn; Marvin Feinsmith, bassoon; Souren Baronian, clarinet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Bobby Jones, tenor sax, clarinet; Pepper Adams, baritone sax; Kenny Kosek, violin; Midhat Serbagi, viola; Andy Statman, mandolin; Chick Ganimian, George Mgrdichian, oud; Sam Brown, guitar; Dave Bromberg, Jack O'Hara, guitar, electric guitar; Joe Beck, electric guitar; Herb Bushler, bass; Al Harewood, drums; Candido, bongos, congas; Collin Walcott, tabla; Moulay "Ali" Hafid, dumbeg; Dave Amram, lead vocal, piano, flute, guitar, bazookie; The MacDougal Street Composers Composers: Rahni Kugel, Ilana Morillo, Sharon Alexander, Bobby Neuwirth, Denny Brown, Roland Moussa, Tom Pacheco, Jack O'Hara, The Randy Peyton Quartet: Randy Peyton, Hilda Harris, Eileen Gilbert, Carline Ray, vocal group.

NYC, 1973

The Fabulous Fifties
Little Momma
Credo
Subway Night
The Professor And The Panhandler
Horn And Hardart Succotash Blues
Neon Casbah
East And West
Ballad For Red Allen
Message To The Politicians Of The World
Mean Dean

Olatunji - Soul Makossa   Paramount PA 6061

Marvin Stamm, trumpet; Eddie Bert, trombone; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Reggie Lucas, electric guitar; Gordon Edwards, electric bass; Ronnie Lito, drums; Bernard Barber, Eric Bruce, Kehinde Stewart, African drums; Olatunji, African drums, vocal; Stacy Edwards, cowbell; Brett Brown, Charles Payne, shekere, African drums; Akwasiba Atigbi, Erroll Edwards, Lady Oluoju Walquer, vocal.

1973

Soul Makossa
Takuta
Masai
Dominira
O-Wa

1974

Luis Gasca Featuring Joe Henderson - Born To Love You   Fantasy F-9461   1974

Oscar Brashear, Luis Gasca, trumpet; Ray Pizzi, soprano sax; Hadley Caliman, Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Mark Levine, piano; Jack DeJohnette, electric piano; John Heard, bass; Terry Bozzio, drums; Victor Pantoja, congas; Carmelo Garcia, timbales.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, February, 1974

A Love Supreme

Luis Gasca, Eddie Henderson, trumpet; Joe Gallardo, trombone; Ray Pizzi, alto flute, soprano sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Mark Levine, electric piano; John Heard, bass, electric bass; Dave Holland, electric bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums; Victor Pantoja, congas; Carmelo Garcia, timbales, congas.

Dr. Gasca
New Orleans Strut

Luis Gasca, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; George Duke, piano; Mark Levine, electric piano; John Heard, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums.

Search For Peace

Oscar Brashear, Luis Gasca, Eddie Henderson, trumpet; Joe Gallardo, Julian Priester, trombone; Hadley Caliman, flute, tenor sax; Joe Henderson, Ray Pizzi, tenor sax, alto flute; Mark Levine, piano; George Duke, keyboards; John Heard, bass, electric bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums; Victor Pantoja, congas; Carmelo Garcia, timbales.

I Was Born To Love You
Samba Para San Francisco

Luis Gasca, trumpet; Julian Priester, trombone; Mark Levine, valve trombone; Hadley Caliman, flute; Ray Pizzi, bassoon; Joe Henderson, tenor sax, alto flute; Joe Gallardo, piano; George Duke, electric piano; John Heard, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums; Victor Pantoja, congas; Carmelo Garcia, timbales.

Ayeres

Patrice Rushen - Prelusion   Prestige P-10089   1974

Oscar Brashear, trumpet, flugelhorn; George Bohanon, trombone; Hadley Caliman, flute, alto flute, soprano sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Patrice Rushen, acoustic, electric piano, Clavinet, ARP synthesizer; Tony Dumas, electric bass, "Blitz" bass; Ndugu, drums; Kenneth Nash, percussion; Ndugu, rhythm arranger; Patrice Rushen, arranger.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, August, 1974

Shortie's Portion
7/73
Haw-Right Now
Traverse
Puttered Bopcorn

Joe Henderson - Black Narcissus   Milestone M-9071   1976

Joe Henderson, tenor sax, synthesizer; Joachim Kuhn, piano; Patrick Gleeson, synthesizer; Jean-Francois Jenny Clark, bass; Daniel Humair, drums; Bill Summers, congas, percussion; Jack DeJohnette, congas, percussion #4.

Studio Europa Sonor, Paris, France, October 1, 3 and 6, 1974

1.Black Narcissus
2.Hindsight And Forethought
3.Power To The People
4.Amoeba

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Joachim Kuhn, piano; Patrick Gleeson, synthesizer #1; Dave Friesen, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, April 26, 1975

1.Good Morning, Heartache
2.The Other Side Of Right

1975

Kenny Burrell - Ellington Is Forever   Fantasy F-79005   1975

Kenny Burrell, guitar, producer; with Thad Jones, cornet, flugelhorn; Snooky Young, trumpet; Jon Faddis, trumpet, piccolo trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Jerome Richardson, tenor, soprano sax; Jimmy Jones, piano; Jimmy Smith, organ; Stanley Gilbert, bass; Jimmie Smith, drums; Richie Goldberg, Mel Lewis, percussion #2; Ernie Andrews, vocal #5,9.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, February 4 and 5, 1975

1.Jump For Joy
2.Caravan
3.Chelsea Bridge
4.Mood Indigo
5.Don't Get Around Much Anymore
6.C-Jam Blues
7.It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
8.I Didn't Know About You
9.My Little Brown Book
10.Blues Medley: Carnegie Blues / Rocks In My Bed / Jeep's Blues / The Creole Love Call
11.Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me
12.Take The "A" Train

** also released on Ellington Is Forever Volume 1, Fantasy FCD-79005-2 in 1993.

Joe Henderson - Black Miracle   Milestone M-9066   1976

Oscar Brashear, Snooky Young, trumpet, flugelhorn; George Bohanon, trombone; Don Waldrop, bass trombone, tuba; Hadley Caliman, flute, tenor sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Dawilli Gonga, electric piano, Clavinet, synthesizer; Lee Ritenour, guitar; Ron Carter, electric bass; Harvey Mason, drums; Bill Summers, percussion.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, February 13, 1975

My Cherie Amour
Gazelle
Immaculate Deception
Old Slippers

same personnel.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, February 14, 1975

Soulution
Black Miracle

Kenny Burrell - Ellington Is Forever Volume Two   Fantasy F-79008   1977

Kenny Burrell, guitar, producer; with Nat Adderley, Thad Jones, cornet; Snooky Young, trumpet; Quentin "Butter" Jackson, trombone #1-10,12-16, trombone, vocal #11; Gary Bartz, alto sax; Joe Henderson, Jerome Richardson, tenor sax; Roland Hanna, Jimmy Jones, piano; Jimmy Smith, organ; Stanley Gilbert, George Mraz, bass; Monk Montgomery, electric bass; Philly Joe Jones, Jimmie Smith, drums; Ernie Andrews, vocal #5.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, November and December, 1975

1.Azure
2.Take The "A" Train
3.In A Sentimental Mood
4.I'm Beginning To See The Light
5.Satin Doll
6.I'm Just A Lucky So And So
7.In A Mellow Tone
8.Solitude
9.Jeep Is Jumpin'
10.I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart
11.Prelude To A Kiss
12.Segue (Satin Doll)
13.Come Sunday
14.Just Squeeze Me
15.I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues
16.Orson

** also released on Ellington Is Forever Vol. 2, Fantasy FCD-79008-2 in 1994.

1976

Flora Purim - Encounter   Milestone M-9077   1977

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; George Duke, piano, electric piano; Byron Miller, electric bass; Leon "Ndugu" Chancler, drums; Airto Moreira, percussion; Flora Purim, vocal.

Paramount Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, September 25 and 26, 1976

Windows

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; George Duke, piano; Byron Miller, electric bass; Airto Moreira, percussion; Flora Purim, vocal.

Black Narcissus

** also released on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-798-2.

Flora Purim - That's What She Said   Milestone M-9081   1978

Oscar Brashear, trumpet; George Bohanon, trombone; Ernie Watts, flute; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; George Duke, keyboards, vocal; Hugo Fattoruso, synthesizer; Jay Graydon, David T. Walker, guitar; Alphonso Johnson, Byron Miller, electric bass; Leon "Ndugu" Chancler, drums; Airto Moreira, percussion, vocal; Flora Purim, vocal.

Paramount Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, September 25 and 26, 1976

What Can I Say
That's What She Said

** also released on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1057-2 in 2001.

Rick Laird - Soft Focus   Timeless (Du) SJP 104   1977

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Tom Grant, piano; Rick Laird, bass guitar; Ron Steen, drums.

Dureco Studio, Weesp, Holland, December 10-11, 1976

Outer Surge
Now You Know
Thorn In A White Robe
I Love You
Soft Focus
Tranquility
We'll Be Together Again

** also released on Timeless (US) TI 308 in 1979.

Tom Grant - Mystified   Timeless (Du) SJP 112   1978

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Tom Grant, piano; Rick Laird, bass guitar; Ron Steen, drums.: same session.

Dureco Studio, Weesp, Holland, December 10-11, 1976

No Me Esqueca
Peddle Has A Point
Gazelle
Caribean Firedance
Mystified
Pannonica
Turtle Soup

1977 (age 40)

Joe Henderson - Barcelona   Enja (G) 3037

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Wayne Darling, bass; Ed Soph, drums.

Wichita State University, Wichita, KS, June 2, 1977

Barcelona
Barcelona (cont.)

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Wayne Darling, bass.

Trixi-Tonstudio, Munich, West Germany, November 15, 1978

Mediterranean Sun
Y Yo La Quiero (And I Love Her)

** also released on Enja (G) CD 3037-2.

Richard Davis - Way Out West   Muse MR 5180   1980

Eddie Henderson, electric trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Stanley Cowell, Fender Rhodes electric piano, wa-wa pedal; Richard Davis, bass; Billy Cobham, drums, Oberheim synthesizer; Bill Lee, arranger.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, June 30, and July 1, 1977

Elephant Boy

Eddie Henderson, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Stanley Cowell, piano; Richard Davis, Fender bass; Billy Cobham, drums; Dolly Hirota, vocal; Bill Lee, arranger.

Do A Dog A Favor

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Richard Davis, bass.

On The Trail (From The Grand Canyon Suite)

Eddie Henderson, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Stanley Cowell, piano, Fender Rhodes electric piano; Richard Davis, bass; Billy Cobham, drums; Dolly Hirota, vocal; Stanley Cowell, arranger.

Sienna: Waiting For The Moment

Eddie Henderson, trumpet, flugelhorn; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Stanley Cowell, piano; Richard Davis, acro bass, pizzicato bass; Billy Cobham, drums; Consuela Lee Moorehead, arranger.

Song Of Gratitude

Eddie Henderson, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Stanley Cowell, Fender Rhodes electric piano; Richard Davis, acro bass, pizzicato bass; Billy Cobham, drums; Bill Lee, arranger.

Don't Worry 'Bout A Thing

Richard Davis - Fancy Free   Galaxy GXY-5102   1977

Eddie Henderson, trumpet, flugelhorn #1,2,4-6; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Stanley Cowell, acoustic, electric piano; Richard Davis, bass; Billy Cobham, drums; Dolly Hirota, vocal #5; Bill Lee, arranger, conductor.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, June 30-July 1, 1977

1.The Wine Of May
2.Silver's Serenade
3.Emily
4.Nardis
5.I Still Love You, Baby
6.Fancy Free

Woody Shaw - Rosewood   Columbia JC 35309   1978

Woody Shaw, trumpet, flugelhorn; Janice Robinson, trombone; Steve Turre, trombone, bass trombone; Art Webb, flute; Frank Wess, flute, piccolo; Jimmy Vass, alto, soprano sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Carter Jefferson, Rene McLean, tenor, soprano sax; Lois Colin, harp #2; Onaje Allan Gumbs, piano, electric piano; Clint Houston, bass; Victor Lewis, drums; Sammy Figueroa, congas; Armen Halburian, percussion.

Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, December 15, 1977

1.Rosewood
2.The Legend Of Cheops

Woody Shaw, trumpet, flugelhorn; Steve Turre, trombone, bass trombone; Art Webb, flute; Jimmy Vass, alto, soprano sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Carter Jefferson, Rene McLean, tenor, soprano sax; Onaje Allan Gumbs, piano, electric piano; Clint Houston, bass; Victor Lewis, drums; Armen Halburian, percussion.

Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, December 17, 1977

Sun Showers

Woody Shaw, trumpet, flugelhorn; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Onaje Allan Gumbs, piano; Clint Houston, bass; Victor Lewis, drums.

Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, December 19, 1977

Theme For Maxine

1978

Roy Haynes - Vistalite   Galaxy GXY-5116   1979

Ricardo Strobert, flute; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Stanley Cowell, Yamaha electric piano; Marcus Fiorillo, guitar; Dave Jackson, electric bass; Roy Haynes, drums, bell tree; Kenneth Nash, percussion.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, July 12, 1978

Vistalite

Ricardo Strobert, flute; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Stanley Cowell, acoustic piano; Marcus Fiorillo, guitar; Dave Jackson, electric bass; Roy Haynes, drums, bell tree.

More Pain Than Purpose

Ricardo Strobert, alto sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Marcus Fiorillo, guitar; Dave Jackson, electric bass; Roy Haynes, drums; Kenneth Nash, cowbell.

Rok Out

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Stanley Cowell, acoustic piano; Dave Jackson, electric bass; Roy Haynes, drums.

Invitation

** part of Quiet Fire, Galaxy GCD-95005-2 in 2004.

Various Artists - Birds And Ballads   Galaxy (J) SMJ-9532-3   1980

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Stanley Cowell, piano; John Heard, bass; Roy Haynes, drums.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, December 1, 2, 4 and 5, 1978

Relaxin' At Camarillo (take 2)

same session.

Good Morning, Heartache (take 2)

Freddie Hubbard - Super Blue   Columbia JC 35386   1978

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet, flugelhorn; Hubert Laws, flute; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Kenny Barron, keyboards; Ron Carter, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums; and guest Dale Oehler, additional keyboards #1; George Benson, solo guitar #2.

CBS Studios, NYC, released 1978

1.Super Blue
2.To Her Ladyship
3.Take It To The Ozone
4.The Gospel Truth
5.The Surest Things Can Change
6.Theme For Kareem

1979

Ron Carter - Parade   Milestone M-9088   1979

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Chick Corea, piano; Ron Carter, bass, piccolo bass #1,3; Tony Williams, drums; Jon Faddis, John Frosk, Joe Shepley, trumpet, flugelhorn #1-3,5; Urbie Green, trombone #1-3,5; Tom Malone, bass trombone #1-3,5; Jerry Dodgion, flute, clarinet, alto sax #1-3,5; Frank Wess, flute, clarinet, tenor sax #1-3,5; Wade Marcus, horns arranger, conductor #1-3,5; Ron Carter, quartet arranger.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March, 1979

1.Parade
2.A Theme In 3/4
3.Tinderbox
4.Gypsy
5.G.J.T.

** also released on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1047-2 in 2000.

Art Farmer With Joe Henderson - Yama   CTI (J) GP-3207   1979

Art Farmer, flugelhorn; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Mike Mainieri, vibes, synthesizer; Warren Bernhardt, Don Grolnick, Fred Hersch, keyboards; Suzanne Ciani, synthesizer programming; David Spinozza, John Tropea, guitar; Eddie Gomez, acoustic bass; Will Lee, electric bass; Steve Gadd, drums; Sammy Figueroa, percussion; Mike Mainieri, arranger, associate producer.

The Power Station, NYC, April, 1979

Dulzura
Stop (Think Again)
Young And Fine
Lotus Blossom
Blue Montreux

** initially scheduled on CTI CTI 7087.
** also released on CTI CTI 9000 in 1982.

Various Artists - Jazz Na Koncertnom Podiju Vol. 4   Jugoton (Yugoslav) LSY 61536

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Mal Waldron, piano; John Lockwood, bass; Makaya Ntoshko, drums.

Ljubljana Jazz Festival, Ljubljana, Yugoslavia, June 15, 1979

Relaxin' At Camarillo (as Relaxing At Camarillo)

Joe Henderson - Relaxin' At Camarillo   Contemporary LP 14006   1981

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Chick Corea, piano; Tony Dumas, bass; Peter Erskine, drums.

Contemporary Records' studio, Los Angeles, CA, August 20, and December 29, 1979

Y Todavia La Quiero
My One And Only Love

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Chick Corea, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Tony Williams, drums.

Crimson Lake
Yes, My Dear

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Chick Corea, piano; Tony Dumas, bass; Peter Erskine, drums.

Relaxin' At Camarillo

** also released on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-776-2 in 1993.

J.J. Johnson - Pinnacles   Milestone M-9093   1980

Oscar Brashear, trumpet #2,3; J.J. Johnson, trombone; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Tommy Flanagan, keyboards; Ron Carter, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, September 17, 18 and 19, 1979

1.Night Flight
2.Deak
3.Cannonball Junction
4.Pinnacles

** also released on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1006-2 in 1999.

Chick Corea - Tap Step   Warner Bros. BSK 3425   1980

Al Vizzutti, trumpet, flugelhorn; Hubert Laws, flute, piccolo; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Joe Farrell, tenor, soprano sax; Chick Corea, Clavinet, piano, electric piano, synthesizer, woodblock, vocoder, handclaps; Bunny Brunel, fretless bass; Tom Brechtlein, drums, snare drum; Don Alias, drums, congas; Airto Moreira, snare drum, tamborim, whistle, drums, pandeiro, cuica; Laudir De Oliviera, surdo, agogo, ganza, tamborim; Gayle Moran, vocal.

Los Angeles, CA, December, 1979-January, 1980

Flamenco

** also released on Stretch SCD-9006-25 in 1997.

Ben Sidran - The Cat And The Hat   A&M/Horizon SP-741

Gary Grant, Tom Harrell, Jerry Hey, trumpet, background vocal; Dick Hyde, trombone; Michael Brecker, Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Pete Christlieb, Tom Scott, tenor sax, flute; Jim Horn, baritone sax, flute; Mike Mainieri, vibes, synthesizer, electric piano; Ben Sidran, piano, electric piano, synthesizer, vocal; Don Grolnick, organ; Susan Ciani, Ian Underwood, synthesizer programming; Buzz Feiten, Lee Ritenour, guitar; Abraham Laboriel, electric bass; Steve Gadd, drums; Paulinho Da Costa, percussion; Claude Brooks, Tisha Campbell, Craig Davis, Mike Finnegan, Frank Floyd, Gordon Gordy, Max Gronanthal, Gerard Randell, Luther Vandross, background vocal.

probably Los Angeles, CA, 1979

Hi-Fly
Ask Me Now
Like Sonny
Give It To The Kids
Minority
Blue Daniel
Ballin' The Jack
Girl Talk
Seven Steps To Heaven

Rush Hour - Great Expectations   Jeru Records KM 4222   1978?

Jerry Rusch, trumpet, flugelhorn, vocal; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Kirk Lightsey, grand piano; Richard Madariaga, acoustic guitar; John Heard, bass #1-5; Herbie Lewis, bass #6-8; Billy Higgins, drums; Victor Pantoja, congas; Dee Henrichs, background vocal; + Strings: Jean Hugo, 1st violin #1,8; Ronnie Hallman, 2nd violin #1,8; Brenda Liu, viola #1,8; Debbie Yamak, cello #1,8.

released 1979?

1.Last Dance
2.You're What I Need
3.You're All The Way Live
4.Music Is You
5.Feelin' Groovey (The 59th St. Bridge Song)
6.To Be Loved
7.Our Love Is Forever
8.Reverend

** also released on Jerry Rush - Rush Hour, Inner City IC 1076 in 1979.

1980

James Leary - Legacy   Blue Collar Records BCR 1001   1981

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 and September, 1980

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

** also released on Together, LifeForce Jazz LFJ 5001 in 2013.

Aurex Jazz Festival '80 - Jazz Of The 80's   Eastworld (J) EWJ-80190   1980

Randy Brecker, Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Joe Farrell, flute, tenor sax; Michael Brecker, Joe Henderson, tenor sax; George Duke, keyboards; Robben Ford, electric guitar; Alphonso Johnson, electric bass; Peter Erskine, drums.

Aurex Jazz Festival, Nippon Budokan, Tokyo, Japan, 1st day, September 2, 1980

Baffled
Strap Hanging
Home Stretch

same personnel.

Aurex Jazz Festival, Expo Park, Osaka, Japan, September 6, 1980

Bahama Mama

same personnel.

Aurex Jazz Festival, Yokohama Stadium, Yokohama, Japan, September 7, 1980

Intrepid Fox
Good Morning, Heartache

** also released on Somethin' Else (J) TOCJ-8014 in 1998.

Aurex Jazz Festival '80 - Live Special   Eastworld (J) EWJ-80253   1983

Randy Brecker, Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Joe Farrell, flute, tenor sax; Michael Brecker, Joe Henderson, tenor sax; George Duke, keyboards; Robben Ford, electric guitar; Alphonso Johnson, electric bass; Peter Erskine, drums.: same personnel.

Aurex Jazz Festival, Expo Park, Osaka, Japan, September 6, 1980

Capricorn
Chasin' The Dragon

Joe Henderson - Mirror, Mirror   MPS (G) 0068.255

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Chick Corea, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, 1980

Mirror, Mirror
Candlelight
Keystone
Joe's Bolero
What's New
Blues For Liebestraum

** also released on Pausa PR 7075; Verve 314 519 092-2.

1981

Chick Corea, Joe Henderson, Roy Haynes, Gary Peacock - Live In Montreux   Stretch STD-1112   1994

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Chick Corea, piano; Gary Peacock, bass; Roy Haynes, drums.

Montreux Jazz Festival, Casino De Montreux, Switzerland, July 15, 1981

Introduction
Hairy Canary
Folk Song
Psalm
Quintet #2
Up, Up And...
Trinkle, Tinkle
So In Love
Drum Interlude
Slippery When Wet / Intro Of Band

** also released on Stretch SCD-9009-25 in 1997.

Freddie Hubbard - Keystone Bop   Fantasy F-9615   1982

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Bobby Hutcherson, vibes; Billy Childs, piano; Larry Klein, bass; Steve Houghton, drums.

Keystone Korner, San Francisco, CA, November 27, 1981

spoken introduction
One Of Another Kind

same personnel.

Keystone Korner, San Francisco, CA, November 29, 1981

The Littlest One Of All
Body And Soul

Freddie Hubbard - Keystone Bop Vol. 2 - Friday/Saturday   Prestige PRCD-24163-2   1996

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Bobby Hutcherson, vibes; Billy Childs, piano; Larry Klein, bass; Steve Houghton, drums.: same personnel.

Keystone Korner, San Francisco, CA, November 27, 1981

'Round Midnight

Freddie Hubbard - Classics   Fantasy F-9635   1984

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Bobby Hutcherson, vibes; Billy Childs, piano; Larry Klein, bass; Steve Houghton, drums.: same personnel.

Keystone Korner, San Francisco, CA, November 28, 1981

Red Clay
First Light

Freddie Hubbard - A Little Night Music   Fantasy F-9626   1983

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Bobby Hutcherson, vibes; Billy Childs, piano; Larry Klein, bass; Steve Houghton, drums.: same personnel.

Keystone Korner, San Francisco, CA, November 29, 1981

Birdlike
Sky Dive Part 1
Sky Dive Part 2
The Intrepid Fox

1982

Mal Waldron - One Entrance, Many Exits   Palo Alto Jazz PA 8014

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Mal Waldron, piano; David Friesen, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

Menlo Park, CA, January 4, 1982

Golden Golson
Herbal Syndrome
How Deep Is The Ocean

Various Artists - Mistletoe Magic   Palo Alto Jazz PA 8032

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Mal Waldron, piano; David Friesen, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.: same session.

Menlo Park, CA, January 4, 1982

The Christmas Song

1985

Various Artists - One Night With Blue Note Volume 1   Blue Note BT 85113   1985

Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Bobby Hutcherson, vibes #2; Herbie Hancock, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Tony Williams, drums.

Town Hall, NYC, February 22, 1985

1.Cantaloupe Island
2.Recorda Me

** also released on Blue Note CDP 7 46147 2 in 1985.

Joe Henderson - The State Of The Tenor: Live At The Village Vanguard Volume 1   Blue Note BT 85123   1986

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Ron Carter, bass; Al Foster, drums.

Village Vanguard, NYC, 2nd set, November 14, 1985

Happy Reunion

same personnel.

Village Vanguard, NYC, 2nd set, November 15, 1985

Ask Me Now
Friday The Thirteenth
Beatrice

same personnel.

Village Vanguard, NYC, 2nd set, November 16, 1985

Loose Change
Isotope

** also released on Blue Note CDP 7 46296 2 in 1986.
** part of The State Of The Tenor: Live At The Village Vanguard, Blue Note CDP 7243 8 28879 2 8 in 1994.

Joe Henderson - The State Of The Tenor: Live At The Village Vanguard Volume 1   Blue Note CDP 7 46296 2   1986

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Ron Carter, bass; Al Foster, drums.: same personnel.

Village Vanguard, NYC, 1st set, November 15, 1985

Stella By Starlight

** originally released on Blue Note BT 85123 in 1986 + 1 bonus track.

Joe Henderson - The State Of The Tenor: Live At The Village Vanguard Volume Two   Blue Note BT 85126   1987

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Ron Carter, bass; Al Foster, drums.: same session.

Village Vanguard, NYC, 1st set, November 15, 1985

Y Ya La Quiero
Portrait

same personnel.

Village Vanguard, NYC, 1st set, November 16, 1985

Boo Boo's Birthday
Soulville
Cheryl
The Bead Game

** also released on Blue Note CDP 7 46426 2 in 1987.
** part of The State Of The Tenor: Live At The Village Vanguard, Blue Note CDP 7243 8 28879 2 8 in 1994.

Joe Henderson - The State Of The Tenor: Live At The Village Vanguard Volume Two   Blue Note CDP 7 46426 2   1987

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Ron Carter, bass; Al Foster, drums.: same session.

Village Vanguard, NYC, 1st set, November 16, 1985

All The Things You Are

** originally released on Blue Note BT 85126 in 1987 + 1 bonus track.

1986

Randy Brecker - In The Idiom   Denon (J) YF-7128-ND   1987

Randy Brecker, trumpet, flugelhorn; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; David Kikoski, piano; Ron Carter, acoustic bass; Al Foster, drums.

RPM Sound Studios, NYC, October 19, 20 and 25, 1986

No Scratch
Hit Or Miss
Forever Young
Sang
There's A Mingus A Monk Us
You're In My Heart
Little Miss P

** also released on Passport Jazz PJ 88039 in 1987.

Randy Brecker - In The Idiom   Denon (J) 33CY-1483   1987

Randy Brecker, trumpet, flugelhorn; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; David Kikoski, piano; Ron Carter, acoustic bass; Al Foster, drums.: same session.

RPM Sound Studios, NYC, October 19, 20 and 25, 1986

Hit Or Miss (extended version)
Moontide

Paris Reunion Band - For Klook   Gazell (Swd) GJ 1009

Nat Adderley, cornet; Woody Shaw, trumpet; Grachan Moncur III, trombone; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Nathan Davis, tenor, soprano sax; Kenny Drew, piano; Jimmy Woode, bass; Idris Muhammad, drums.

Sonet Studios, Stockholm, Sweden, October 23 and 24, 1986

Work Song
For Klook
The Man From Potter's Crossing
Jamaican Hot Nights
Gaby
Locksley

** also released on Sonet (E) SNTF-977 in 1987.

Joe Henderson - Punjab   Arco (F) ARC 104

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Renee Rosnes, piano; Marlene Rosenberg, bass; Sylvia Quenca, drums.

Bradley's, San Francisco, CA, November 27, 1986

Punjab
Home Stretch
Blue Waltz
Friday The Thirteen

1987 (age 50)

Akio With Joe Henderson   Muse MR 5367   1988

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Peter Saxe, piano, synthesizer #2; Akio Sasajima, guitar; Kelly Sill, bass #1,2; John Whitfield, bass #3-5; Mark Walker, drums #1,2; Phil Gratteau, drums #3-5.

Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, May 16 and 17, 1987

1.Somewhere Along The Way
2.Matsuri
3.I Hear A Rhapsody
4.Morning Lake
5.Waltz For Evans

** also released on Muse (J) BRJ-4592 in 1989; Vogue (F) VG 651 600617 in 1989.

Akio With Joe Henderson   Vogue (F) VG 651 600617   1989

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Peter Saxe, piano; Akio Sasajima, guitar; Kelly Sill or John Whitfield, bass; Mark Walker or Phil Gratteau, drums.

Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, May 16 and 17, 1987

Homestretch (as Homestrech)
My One And Only

** originally released on Muse MR 5367 in 1988 + 2 bonus tracks.

Neil Swainson Quintet - 49th Parallel   Concord Jazz CCD-4396   1989

Woody Shaw, trumpet; Joe Henderson, sax; Gary Williamson, piano; Neil Swainson, bass; Jerry Fuller, drums.

Studio 306, Toronto, Canada, May, 1987

49th Parallel
Port Of Spain
Southern Exposure
On The Lam
Don't Hurt Yourself
Homestretch

Wynton Marsalis - Thick In The South: Soul Gestures In Southern Blue Vol. 1   Columbia C 47977   1991

Wynton Marsalis, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Marcus Roberts, piano; Bob Hurst, bass; Jeff Watts, drums #1,3,4; Elvin Jones, drums #2,5.

BMG Studios, NYC, June, 1987

1.Harriet Tubman
2.Elveen
3.Thick In The South
4.So This Is Jazz, Huh
5.L.C. On The Cut

** also released on Columbia CK 47977 in 1991.

An Evening With Joe Henderson, Charlie Haden, Al Foster   Red Record (It) RR 215   1987

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Charlie Haden, bass; Al Foster, drums.

Genova Jazz Festival, Villa Imperiale, Genoa, Italy, July 7, 1987

Beatrice
Serenity
Ask Me Now
Invitation

** also released on Red Record (It) CD 123215-2 in 1988. and on An Evening With Joe Henderson/Charlie Haden/Al Foster, Red Record (It) RR 123215-2 in 1992. and on The Complete An Evening With Joe Henderson, Charlie Haden, Al Foster, Red Record (It) RR 123334-2 in 2023.

The Complete An Evening With Joe Henderson, Charlie Haden, Al Foster   Red Record (It) RR 123334-2   2023

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Charlie Haden, bass; Al Foster, drums.: same session.

Genova Jazz Festival, Villa Imperiale, Genoa, Italy, July 7, 1987

Visa
All The Things You Are
Rue Chaptal/Royal Roost

** originally released on An Evening With Joe Henderson, Charlie Haden, Al Foster, Red Record (It) RR 215 in 1987 + 3 bonus tracks.

Cindy Blackman - Arcane   Muse MR 5341   1988

Wallace Roney, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Larry Willis, piano; Clarence Seay, bass; Cindy Blackman, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 8, and December 23, 1987

Late Autumn
Teeter Totter

** also released on Muse MCD 5341 in 1988.

Cindy Blackman - Arcane   Muse MCD 5341   1988

Wallace Roney, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Larry Willis, piano; Clarence Seay, bass; Cindy Blackman, drums.: same session.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 8, and December 23, 1987

The Awakening (bonus track)

** originally released on Muse MR 5341 in 1988 + 1 bonus track.

Paris Reunion Band - Hot Licks   Sonet (E) SNTCD-1002   1988

Nat Adderley, cornet; Woody Shaw, trumpet; Curtis Fuller, trombone; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Nathan Davis, tenor, soprano sax; Kenny Drew, piano; Jimmy Woode, bass; Al Levitt, drums.

Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club, London, England, November 27 and 28, 1987

Announcement By Ronnie Scott
Jeannine
I Don't Want Nothin'
Hot Licks
Announcement By Nat Adderley
Rue Chaptal
The Old Country
Yesterdays
Driftin'

1988

Frank Morgan Allstars - Reflections   Contemporary C-14052   1989

Frank Morgan, alto sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Bobby Hutcherson, vibes; Mulgrew Miller, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Al Foster, drums.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, January 11-12, 1988

Old Bowl, New Grits
Reflections
Starting Over
Black Narcissus
Sonnymoon For Two
O.K.

** also released on Contemporary CCD-14052-2 in 1989; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1046-2 in 2000.

Frank Morgan Allstars - Reflections   Contemporary CCD-14052-2   1989

Frank Morgan, alto sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Bobby Hutcherson, vibes; Mulgrew Miller, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Al Foster, drums.: same session.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, January 11-12, 1988

Caravan

** originally released on Contemporary C-14052 in 1989 + 1 bonus track.

Arnett Cobb, Jimmy Heath, Joe Henderson - Tenor Tribute   Soul Note (It) 121184-1   1990

Jimmy Heath, soprano, tenor sax, flute; Arnett Cobb, Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Benny Green, piano; Walter Schmocker, bass; Doug Hammond, drums.

Jazz Action Center, Nuremberg, West Germany, April 30, 1988

Steeple Chase
Smooth Sailing
Lester Leaps In
Ballad Medley: Body And Soul / Ask Me Now / When Sunny Gets Blue
I Got Rhythm

** also released on Soul Note (It) 121184-2 in 1990.

Arnett Cobb, Jimmy Heath, Joe Henderson - Tenor Tribute Vol. 2   Soul Note (It) 121194-1   1993?

Jimmy Heath, soprano, tenor sax; Arnett Cobb, Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Benny Green, piano; Walter Schmocker, bass; Doug Hammond, drums.

Jazz Action Center, Nuremberg, West Germany, April 30, 1988

Cotton Tail
'Round About Midnight
Autumn Leaves
Tenor Madness
Flying Home

** also released on Soul Note (It) 121194-2 in 1993.

Various Artists - Nattjazz   Grappa (Norwegian) 103

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Dag Arnesen, piano; Bjorn Kjellemyr, bass; Frank Jakobsen, drums.

Studentsenteret, Oslo, Norway, May 25, 1988

Tenor Madness

Paris Reunion Band - Jazzbuhne Berlin '88   Amiga (G) 8 56 418   1988

Nat Adderley, cornet; Woody Shaw, trumpet; Curtis Fuller, trombone; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Nathan Davis, tenor, soprano sax; Walter Bishop Jr., piano; Jimmy Woode, bass; Idris Muhammad, drums.

Friedrichstadtpalast, Berlin, West Germany, June 4, 1988

Hot Licks
Old Folks
Rue Chaptal
Bags' Groove
Work Song
Sweet Love Of Mine

Paris Reunion Band - Live At Theaterhaus, Stuttgart, W. Germany   Proscenium Entertainment 10004   1988

Nat Adderley, cornet; Woody Shaw, trumpet; Curtis Fuller, trombone; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Nathan Davis, tenor, soprano sax; Walter Bishop Jr., piano; Jimmy Woode, bass; Idris Muhammad, drums.: same personnel.

Theaterhaus Stuttgart, Stuttgart, West Germany, June 9, 1988

Tune Down
Work Song
The Man From Potter's Crossing
Old Folks
Hot Licks
Sweet Love Of Mine

Mulgrew Miller - The Countdown   Landmark LLP-1519   1989

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Mulgrew Miller, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Tony Williams, drums.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, August 15 and 16, 1988

The Countdown
What The World Needs Now Is Love
Tetragon
Crystal Palace
August Afternoon

** also released on Landmark LCD-1519-2 in 1989.

Mulgrew Miller - The Countdown   Landmark LCD-1519-2   1989

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Mulgrew Miller, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Tony Williams, drums.: same session.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, August 15 and 16, 1988

"1684"

** originally released on Landmark LLP-1519 in 1989 + 1 bonus track.

Akio Sasajima - Humpty Dumpty   Enja (G) ENJ-8032 2   1993

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Renee Rosnes, piano; Dave Gordon, synthesizer; Akio Sasajima, guitar; Kelly Sill, bass; Thomas Kini, electric bass; Joel Spencer, drums; Marlene Alden, vocal.

Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, August, 1988

Humpty Dumpty
Peace
Eyes Of The Dragon
Wheeler Dealer
Seven Souls
Alone Together

1989

Charlie Haden, Joe Henderson, Al Foster - The Montreal Tapes - Tribute To Joe Henderson   Verve (F) 981 313-2   2003

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Charlie Haden, bass; Al Foster, drums.

Festival International De Jazz De Montreal, Canada, June 30, 1989

Round Midnight
All The Things You Are
In The Moment
Passport

** also released on Verve B0001979-02 in 2004.
** part of Charlie Haden - The Montreal Tapes, Verve (F) 530 999-6 in 2009.

Donald Byrd Sextet - Getting Down To Business   Landmark LLP-1523   1990

Donald Byrd, trumpet, flugelhorn; Kenny Garrett, alto sax #1,3,4,6; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Donald Brown, piano; Peter Washington, bass; Al Foster, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 10 and 12, 1989

1.Theme For Malcolm
2.That's All There Is To Love
3.Pomponio
4.A Certain Attitude
5.The Onliest
6.Around The Corner

** also released on Landmark LCD-1523-2 in 1990.

Donald Byrd Sextet - Getting Down To Business   Landmark LCD-1523-2   1990

Donald Byrd, trumpet, flugelhorn; Kenny Garrett, alto sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Donald Brown, piano; Peter Washington, bass; Al Foster, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 10 and 12, 1989

I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good

** originally released on Landmark LLP-1523 in 1990 + 1 bonus track.

1990

Renee Rosnes - For The Moment   Somethin' Else (J) TOCJ-5524   1990

Steve Wilson, soprano, alto sax #2,4,5; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Renee Rosnes, piano; Ira Coleman, bass; Billy Drummond, drums.

A&R Studios, NYC, February 15 and 16, 1990

1.Summer Night
2.For The Moment
3.Four In One
4.Malaga Moon
5.Nemesis
6.Thinking To Myself
7.The Organ Grinder

** also released on Blue Note CDP 7 94859 2 in 1990.

Kevin Hays - El Matador   JazzCity (J) PCCY-00247   1991

Steve Wilson, alto, soprano sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Kevin Hays, piano; Scott Colley, bass; Bill Stewart, drums.

The Studio, NYC, August, 1990

El Matador
Emperor Leon
Like Sonny
The Good Life
The Brahmin's Son
Nobilissima Visione
Snake Eyes
No Such Luck

** also released on Evidence ECD 22199-2 in 1998.

Stanley Clarke, George Duke - 3   Legacy EK 46012

Wayne Shorter, soprano sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; George Duke, keyboards, vocal; Stanley Clarke, electric bass; Dennis Chambers, drums; Carl Carwell, Phil Perry, vocal.

1990

Find Out Who You Are

1991

Donald Byrd - A City Called Heaven   Landmark LCD-1530-2   1991

Donald Byrd, trumpet, flugelhorn; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Bobby Hutcherson, vibes; Donald Brown, piano; Rufus Reid, bass; Carl Allen, drums; Lorice Stevens, vocal #3,7.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, January 17-19, 1991

1.King Arthur
2.I'll Always Remember
3.A City Called Heaven
4.Back Down In Lu Easy Anna
5.Byrd Song
6.Del Valle
7.Remember Me (From Dido And Aeneas)
8.Not Necessarily The Blues

Stephen Scott - Something To Consider   Verve 849 557-2   1991

Roy Hargrove, trumpet; Justin Robinson, alto sax; Craig Handy, Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Stephen Scott, piano; Christian McBride, Peter Washington, bass; Lewis Nash, Jeff "Tain" Watts, drums.

BMG Studios, NYC, January 30, 31, and March 18, 1991

In The Beginning
Au Privave
Steps, Paths & Journeys
Everything I Have Is Yours
Something To Consider
The Fact Of The Matter
Nubian Chant
Pent-Up House
No More Misunderstanding
The Ninth Step
All The Comforts Of Home

Joe Henderson - The Standard Joe   Red Record (It) RR 123248.2

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Rufus Reid, bass; Al Foster, drums.

NYC, March 26, 1991

Blue Bossa
Inner Urge
Body And Soul (take 1)
Take The "A" Train
'Round Midnight
Blues In F (In 'N Out)
Body And Soul (take 2)

McCoy Tyner Quartet - New York Reunion   Chesky Records JD51   1991

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; McCoy Tyner, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Al Foster, drums.

RCA Studio A, NYC, April 3 and 4, 1991

Recorda Me (Remember Me)
Miss Bea (Dedicated To Mother)
What Is This Thing Called Love?
My Romance
Ask Me Now
Beautiful Love
A Quick Sketch
Home

Donald Brown - Cause And Effect   Muse MCD 5447   1992

James Spaulding, flute #1,3-5,8,9; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Steve Nelson, vibes, marimba; Donald Brown, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Carl Allen, drums #1,4,5,7; Kenny Washington, drums #2,3,6,8,9; Rudy Bird, Donald Eaton, percussion #1,5; Lenora Helm, background vocal #1,5; Marlon Saunders, narrator, vocal #1,3,5.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 16 and 18, 1991

1.The Power Of The Drums
2.I Should Care
3.A Free Man?
4.Cause And Effect
5.Theme For Mandela
6.Black Narcissus
7.Daddy's Girl Cynthia
8.The Smile Of The Snake
9.Man In A State Of Nature, (Part 2)

Valery Ponomarev - Profile   Reservoir RSR CD 119   1991

Valery Ponomarev, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Kenny Barron, piano; Essiet Essiet, bass; Victor Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 2, 1991

I Was Afraid You'd Never Call Me
I Concentrate On You
Time
High Voltage At Rudy's
Appointment In The North Country
My Shining Hour

The Walter Norris Quartet - Sunburst   Concord Jazz CCD-4486   1991

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Walter Norris, piano; Larry Grenadier, bass; Mike Hyman, drums.

Coast Recorders, San Francisco, CA, August 13 and 14, 1991

Sunburst
What's New
Bird
Naima
This Is New
Stella By Starlight
Never Should It Ever End
So In Love
Rose Petals

Joe Henderson - Lush Life: The Music Of Billy Strayhorn   Verve 314 511 779-2   1992

Wynton Marsalis, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Stephen Scott, piano; Christian McBride, bass; Gregory Hutchinson, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 3, 6 and 8, 1991

Isfahan
Johnny Come Lately
Blood Count
Rain Check
Lotus Blossom
A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing
Take The "A" Train
Drawing Room Blues
U.M.M.G. (Upper Manhattan Medical Group)
Lush Life

Todd Coolman Trio With Guest Joe Henderson - Lexicon   Double-Time Records DTRCD-104   1995

Renee Rosnes, piano; Todd Coolman, bass; Lewis Nash, drums; with guest: Joe Henderson, tenor sax.

Sound On Sound, NYC, September 14, 1991

Lexicon
Caravan
Cancion Para Cadiz

1992

Joe Henderson Big Band   Verve 314 533 451-2

Marcus Belgrave, Freddie Hubbard, Virgil Jones, Jimmy Owens, Lew Soloff, Idrees Sulieman, trumpet; Robin Eubanks, Jimmy Knepper, Kiane Zawadi, trombone; Douglas Purviance, bass trombone; Bob Porcelli, Pete Yellin, alto sax; Craig Handy, Rich Perry, tenor sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax, arranger; Joe Temperley, baritone sax; Ronnie Mathews, piano; Christian McBride, bass; Joe Chambers, drums; Don Sickler, conductor.

The Power Station, Studio C, NYC, March 16, 1992

Without A Song
A Shade Of Jade
Chelsea Bridge

Jon Faddis, Earl Gardner, Tony Kadleck, Byron Stripling, Ray Vega, trumpet; Michael Philip Mossman, trumpet, arranger, conductor; Larry Farrell, Conrad Herwig, Keith O'Quinn, trombone; Dave Taylor, bass trombone; Steve Wilson, alto sax; Dick Oatts, alto, soprano sax; Charlie Pillow, Tim Ries, tenor sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax, arranger; Gary Smulyan, baritone sax; Helio Alves, Chick Corea, piano; Nilson Matta, Christian McBride, bass; Paulinho Braga, Al Foster, Lewis Nash, drums; Bob Belden, Slide Hampton, arranger, conductor.

The Hit Factory, Studio 1, NYC, June 24, 1996

Isotope
Inner Urge
Black Narcissus
Step Lightly
Serenity
Recordame (Recuerdame)

Joe Henderson - So Near, So Far (Musings For Miles)   Verve 314 517 674-2

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; John Scofield, guitar; Dave Holland, bass; Al Foster, drums.

NYC, October 12, 13 and 14, 1992

Miles Ahead
Joshua
Pfrancing (No Blues)
Flamenco Sketches
Milestones
Teo
Swing Spring
Circle
Side Car
So Near, So Far

Mulgrew Miller - Hand In Hand   Novus 01241 63153-2   1993

Eddie Henderson, trumpet, flugelhorn; Kenny Garrett, alto, soprano sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Steve Nelson, vibes; Mulgrew Miller, piano; Christian McBride, bass; Lewis Nash, drums.

BMG Studios, NYC, December 16 and 18, 1992

Grew's Tune
For Those Who Do
Thinkin' Out Loud
Leilani's Leap
Like The Morning
Hand In Hand
Return Trip
Waltz For Monk
Neither Here Nor There

Kenny Garrett - Black Hope   Warner Bros. 9 45017-2   1992

Kenny Garrett, alto sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Kenny Kirkland, piano; Charnett Moffett, bass; Brian Blade, drums; Don Alias, percussion.

The Power Station, NYC, released 1992

Tacit Dance

Kenny Garrett, alto sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Charnett Moffett, bass; Brian Blade, drums.

Computer "G"

Kenny Garrett, alto sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Kenny Kirkland, piano; Charnett Moffett, bass; Brian Blade, drums.

Bye Bye Blackbird

1993

Roy Hargrove Quintet - With The Tenors Of Our Time   Verve 314 523 019-2   1994

Roy Hargrove, trumpet, flugelhorn; Ron Blake, tenor, soprano sax; Cyrus Chestnut, piano; Rodney Whitaker, bass; Gregory Hutchinson, drums; featuring Joe Henderson, tenor sax.

Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, January 16 and 17, 1993;
Teatro Mancinelli, Orvieto, Italy, December 28, 1993

Shade Of Jade
Serenity

Antonio Carlos Jobim And Friends   Verve 314 531 556-2

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Gonzalo Rubalcaba, piano; Herbie Hancock, piano, keyboards; Shirley Horn, Antonio Carlos Jobim, piano, vocal; Oscar Castro-Neves, Paulo Jobim, guitar; Ron Carter, bass; Harvey Mason, drums; Alex Acuna, percussion; Gal Costa, Jon Hendricks, vocal.

Free Jazz Festival, Sao Paulo, Brazil, September 27, 1993

Prelude: Medley: Inutil Paisagem / Triste / Esperanca Perdida
Ela E Carioca
The Boy From Ipanema
Once I Loved
O Grande Amor
No More Blues
Agua De Beber
A Felicidade
Se Todos Fossem Iguais A Voce
Luiza
Wave
Cominhos Cruzados
Finale: The Girl From Ipanema

1994

Various Artists - Carnegie Hall Salutes The Jazz Masters - Verve 50th Anniversary   Verve 314 523 150-2

Roy Hargrove, trumpet #2; J.J. Johnson, trombone #2; Jackie McLean, alto sax #2; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Herbie Hancock, Hank Jones, piano #2; Antonio Carlos Jobim, piano, vocal #1; Pat Metheny, guitar #1; Kenny Burrell, guitar #2; Charlie Haden, bass #1; Ray Brown, Christian McBride, bass #2; Al Foster, drums #1; Kenny Washington, drums #2.

Carnegie Hall, NYC, April 6, 1994

1.Desafinado
2.Now's The Time

Joe Henderson - Double Rainbow - Music Of Jobim   Verve 314 527 222-2

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Eliane Elias, Herbie Hancock, piano; Oscar Castro-Neves, guitar; Nico Assumpcao, Christian McBride, bass; Paulo Braga, Jack DeJohnette, drums.

September 19, and November 6, 1994

Felicidade
Dreamer (Vivo Sonhando)
Boto
Ligia
Once I Loved (Amore Em Paz)
Triste
Photograph
Portrait In Black And White (aka Zingaro)
No More Blues (Chega De Saudade)
Happy Madness
Passarim
Modinha

1995

Shirley Horn - The Main Ingredient   Verve 314 529 555-2

Roy Hargrove, flugelhorn; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Buck Hill, sax; Charles Ables, guitar, bass; Steve Novosel, bass; Billy Hart, Elvin Jones, Steve Williams, drums; Shirley Horn, vocal, piano.

Big Mo Recording, Washington, DC, May 15-18, 1995

Blues For Sarge
The Look Of Love
Keepin' Out Of Mischief Now
The Meaning Of The Blues
Here's Looking At You!
You Go To My Head
Fever
Come In From The Rain
Peel Me A Grape
All Or Nothing At All

1997 (age 60)

Joe Henderson - Porgy & Bess   Verve 314 539 046-2   1997

Conrad Herwig, trombone; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Stefon Harris, vibes; Tommy Flanagan, piano; John Scofield, electric guitar; Dave Holland, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums; Chaka Khan, vocal #2; Sting, vocal #7.

Avatar Studios, NYC, May 25-28, 1997

1.Act I: Introduction: Jasbo Brown Blues
2.Act I: Summertime
3.Act I: Here Come De Honeyman / They Pass By Singin'
4.Act I: My Man's Gone Now
5.Act II: I Got Plenty O' Nuttin'
6.Act II: Bess, You Is My Woman Now
7.Act II: It Ain't Necessarily So
8.Act II: I Loves You Porgy
9.Act III: There's A Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon For New York
10.Act III: Oh Bess, Oh Where's My Bess?

Mal Waldron - Soul Eyes   BMG 74321 53887-2

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Mal Waldron, piano; Reggie Workman, bass; Andrew Cyrille, drums.

At The Groove, Schelle, Belgium, August 15-17, 1997

The Git Go