Julian Priester Catalog

1960 (age 25)

Julian Priester - Keep Swingin'   (Riverside RLP 12-316)   1960

Julian Priester, trombone; Jimmy Heath, tenor sax #1,2,4,6,7; Tommy Flanagan, piano; Sam Jones, bass; Elvin Jones, drums.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, January 11, 1960

1.24-Hour Leave
2.The End
4.Just Friends
5.Bob T's Blues
6.Under The Surface
7.Once In A While
8.Julian's Tune

** also released on Riverside RLP 1163 in 1960; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1863-2 in 1995.

Julian Priester Sextet - Spiritsville   (Jazzland JLP 25)   1960

Julian Priester, trombone; Walter Benton, tenor sax #1,2,4-7; Charlie Davis, baritone sax #1,2,4-7; McCoy Tyner, piano; Sam Jones, bass; Art Taylor, drums.

Plaza Sound Studios, NYC, July 12, 1960

2.Blue Stride
3.It Might As Well Be Spring
6.My Romance
7.Donna's Waltz

** also released on Jazzland JLP 925S in 1960, (J) VICJ-60501 in 2000.
** part of Julian Priester & Walter Benton - Out Of This World, Milestone MCD-47087-2 in 2001.

1973 (age 38)

Julian Priester Pepo Mtoto - Love, Love   (ECM (G) ECM 1044)   1974

Julian Priester, bass, tenor, alto trombone, baritone horn, post horn, whistle, flute, cowbell, small percussion, ARP 2600 synthesizer, prototype ARP string synthesizer; Mguanda David Johnson, flute, soprano sax #1,3-5; Hadley Caliman, flute, soprano, tenor sax, bass clarinet; Bayete Umbra Zindiko, Fender Rhodes piano, acoustic piano, Clavinet D6; Pat Gleeson, ARP 2600 synthesizer, ARP Odyssey synthesizer, Moog III, Oberheim digital sequencer; Bill Connors, electric guitar #2; Ron McClure, Fender bass #2; Nyimbo Henry Franklin, Fender bass, acoustic bass #1,3-5; Ndugu Leon Chancler, drums #1,3-5; Kamau Eric Gravatt, drums, congas #2.

Different Fur Music, San Francisco, CA, June 28, and September 12, 1973

2.Love, Love
4.Eternal Worlds

** also released on ECM (G) ECM 1044 (CD).

1977 (age 42)

Julian Priester And Marine Intrusion - Polarization   (ECM (G) ECM 1098)   1977

Julian Priester, trombone, String Ensemble; Ron Stallings, tenor, soprano sax; Curtis Clark, piano; Ray Obiedo, electric, acoustic guitar; Heshima Mark Williams, electric bass; Augusta Lee Collins, drums.

Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, January, 1977

Rhythm Magnet
Wind Dolphin
Scorpio Blue
Anatomy Of Longing