John Wood Catalog

1968 (age 18)

Introducing The John Wood Trio  (Ranwood R-8036)

John Wood, piano; Flange Mahoney, bass; Richard O'Connell, drums.
Annex Studios, Los Angeles, CA, June 19, 1968
A Breezing Geez
One For Joan Two
Another Lark
Gospel
Catch The Wind
All Blues
Rene
Merat
Will You Merry Me
Guillermo's Ants
Beeson St. Blues
Dedication

1970 (age 20)

John Wood - Nearer  (Los Angeles Phonograph LAPR-1008)

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
John Wood, piano; Tony Dumas, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
Studio Masters, Los Angeles, CA, 1978?
One For Joan
Ray Pizzi, alto flute, tenor, soprano sax; John Wood, piano; Chuck Domanico, bass; Doug Sides, drums.
Studio Masters, Los Angeles, CA, 1980
Nearer
She Loves (Her Oleander Tree)
There It Is
John Wood, piano.
Candles

1971

Turn Of The Century - And I'll Come Back  (Ranwood R-8086)

John Wood, arranger; John Wood, Randy Wood, producer.
California, released 1971
And I'll Come Back (Y Volvere)
Rose Garden
One Teardrop (Una Lagrima)
Green, Green Grass Of Home
Till Love Touches Your Life
Maiden Voyage
She Loves (Her Oleander Tree)
A Ray Of Sunshine (Un Rayo De Sol)
Alfie
(Impressions Of) Throb
Love Means (You Never Have To Say You're Sorry)

1976

John Wood - Freeway Of Love  (Los Angeles Phonograph LAPR-1001)

John Wood, piano.
Studio Masters, Los Angeles, CA, released 1976
Lady Of The Evening
John Wood, piano; Chuck Domanico, bass; Doug Altman, drums.
If You Were A Song
Time Rimembered
John Wood, piano; David White, electric bass.
Children's Song
John Wood, piano.
Trustful One
John Wood, piano; John Koenig, cello.
Nardis
John Wood, piano; David White, electric bass.
Morning Glory
John Wood, piano; David White, electric bass; Brad Small, drums.
Cole Porter

1977

John Wood - Until Goodbye  (Los Angeles Phonograph LAPR-1002)

John Wood, piano.
Studio Masters, Los Angeles, CA, released 1977
Until Goodbye
Cole Porter
Tim Buckley
John Wood, piano; Tony Dumas, "Blitz" bass.
In A Sense
Until Hello

1978

John Wood - "Say Hey"  (Los Angeles Phonograph LAPR-1004)

John Wood, piano; LeRoy Vinnegar, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
released 1978
Autumn Leaves
John Wood, piano; Henry Franklin, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
All Blues
Something Sad
John Wood, piano; Henry Franklin, bass; Brad Small, drums.
Days Of Wine And Roses
John Wood, piano; David White, electric bass; Doug Altman, drums.
Say Hey
** also issued on P-Vine (J) PCD-24316.

John Wood, Tony Dumas - Inner Merge  (Los Angeles Phonograph LAPR-1005)

John Wood, piano; Tony Dumas, Blitz bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
Studio Masters, Los Angeles, CA, released 1978
Inner Urge
Upsidasium
Star Doom
Ray Pizzi, flute, soprano sax; John Wood, piano; Tony Dumas, Blitz bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
One For Teenie
Sterling Silver

1982 (age 32)

John Wood - Westwood  (Los Angeles Phonograph LAPR-1009)

Rickey Kelly, vibes; John Wood, piano; LeRoy Vinnegar, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
Studio Masters, Los Angeles, CA, August 14, 1982
Catalina
John Wood, piano; Tony Dumas, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
Studio Masters, Los Angeles, CA, released 1982
Nearer
El Campeon
The Rebound
John Wood, piano; Pepper Reed, guitar; LeRoy Vinnegar, bass; Doug Sides, drums.
Westwood
Ray Pizzi, flute; John Wood, piano.
Bela

John Wood - Somewhere Beyond  (Los Angeles Phonograph LAPR-1010)

John Wood, piano.
Studio Masters, Los Angeles, CA, released 1982
Somewhere Beyond
Windows In Space
Portrait Of Bill Evans
What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life
Aye, Laddie
John Wood, piano; Dana Meyers, autoharp; Pepper Reed, guitar.
Last Legacy
Ray Pizzi, flute; John Wood, piano.
Pipe Dreams

1984

John Wood - The Contender  (Los Angeles Phonograph LAPR-1011)

Rickey Kelly, vibes; John Wood, piano; Tony Dumas, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
Studio Masters, Los Angeles, CA, released 1984
The Jewel
Rickey Kelly, vibes; John Wood, piano; LeRoy Vinnegar, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
The Contender
John Wood, piano; Tony Dumas, bass; Ralph Penland, drums.
Emily
Night Light
John Wood, piano; Tony Dumas, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
The Breeze
My Foolish Heart

1988

John Wood - 405 South - Drum Machines Have No Soul  (Los Angeles Phonograph CD 100)

Ray Pizzi, flute; John Wood, piano; Eric Von Essen, bass; Joe LaBarbera, drums.
Studio Masters, Los Angeles, CA, April 2, 1988
Upsidasium
Autumn Leaves
John Wood, piano; Eric Von Essen, bass; Joe LaBarbera, drums.
Secret Love
John Wood, piano; Eric Von Essen, bass; John Nolan, drums.
Studio Masters, Los Angeles, CA, July 1, 1988
Blue In Green
Ray Pizzi, flute; John Wood, piano; Eric Von Essen, bass; Billy Mintz, drums.
Studio Masters, Los Angeles, CA, July 7, 1988
One For A Friend
John Wood, piano; Jeff Littleton, bass; Billy Mintz, drums.
Studio Masters, Los Angeles, CA, March 14, 1989
405 South
Cast Your Fate To The Wind
Song For My Father
** also issued on SSJ (J) XQAM-1602 entitled "Blue In Green".

1996 (age 46)

The Best Of John Wood - Back To 2 Track  (Studio-Masters SM-100)

John Wood, piano; Johnny Williams, bass; Billy Mintz, drums.
released 1996
The Jewel
My Foolish Heart
The Sermon
John Wood, piano; Jack Bone, bass; Michael Willars, drums, vocals.
Mellow Yellow
Benn Clatworthy, tenor sax; John Wood, piano; Jack Bone, bass; Barry Saperstein, drums.
Moon River
John Wood, piano; Eric Von Essen, bass; Barry Saperstein, drums; Elmer Hopper, vocals.
Twilight Time

2007 (age 57)

John Wood - Drum Machines Have No Soul, Volume 2  (Los Angeles Phonograph LAP 101)

John Wood, piano; Scott Colley, bass; Carl Burnett, drums.
released 2007
This Terrible Planet
John Wood, piano; Tony Dumas, bass; Ralph Penland, drums.
405 South
Recordame
The Shadow Of Your Smile
John Wood, piano; Eric Von Essen, bass; Billy Mintz, drums.
Drum Machines Have No Soul
Summertime
Emily

John Wood - Hop Ain't Hip  (Los Angeles Phonograph LAP 103)

John Wood, piano; James Leary, bass; Kenny Hudson, congas; Petsye Powell, vocals.
released 2007
Mystery Of Paradise
Mystery Of Paradise Reprise
John Wood, piano; Tony Dumas, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
Hop Ain't Hip

2011 (age 61)

John Wood - Sticker Shock!!!  (Los Angeles Phonograph LAP 107)

John Wood, electric piano; David White, electric bass; Brad Small, drums.
released 2011
Cole Porter
Ma Ha VooDah
Realm Of Known
Baraca Sasa
Morning Glory
Chirdren's Song
Dorgasboard
The Stride
Song For My Dad