Kenny Drew Jr. Catalog

1987 (age 29)

Kenny Drew Jr. - The Flame Within   JazzCity (J) D28Y-0207   1989

Bob Berg, tenor sax; Kenny Drew Jr., piano; Charnett Moffett, bass; Al Foster, drums.

The Studio, NYC, November, 1987

The Flame Within
Fly Me To The Moon
Las Palmas
Heather On The Hill
Three Views Of A Secret
We See
A House Is Not A Home
Criss Cross
Stella By Starlight

** also released on JazzCity (J) PCCY-30017 in 2001.

1988 (age 30)

Kenny Drew Jr. - The Rainbow Connection   JazzCity (J) D28Y-0203   1988

Terence Blanchard, trumpet; Kenny Drew Jr., piano; Charnett Moffett, bass; Codaryl "Cody" Moffett, drums.

The Studio, NYC, May, 1988

There Is No Greater Love
Boo Boo's Birthday
Nelson Avenue Morning
Coral Sea
The Rainbow Connection

** also released on JazzCity (J) PCCY-30016 in 2001.


Kenny Drew Jr. - Third Phase   JazzCity (J) PCCY-00046   1989

Kenny Drew Jr., piano; Buster Williams, bass; Marvin "Smitty" Smith, drums.

The Studio, NYC, June, 1989

Third Phase
Falling In Love With Love
Soul Eyes
I'm All Smiles
I Mean You
Lush Life
Autumn Leaves
Alone Together

** also released on JazzCity (J) PCCY-30018 in 2001.


Kenny Drew Jr.   Antilles 314 510 303-2   1991

Trio: Kenny Drew Jr., piano; Christian McBride, bass; Winard Harper, drums; -- Quintet: Wallace Roney, trumpet; Ralph Moore, tenor sax; Kenny Drew Jr., piano; George Mraz, bass; Al Foster, drums.

NYC, June 6 and 7, 1991

In Walked Bud
Evening In The Park
Third Phase
Monk's Mood
This One's For Bill
New York City Samba
For Lady Day
Laurie / Twelve Tone Tune Two
When You Wish Upon A Star


Kenny Drew Jr. - A Look Inside   Antilles 314 514 211-2   1992

Quartet 1: David Sanchez, tenor sax; Kenny Drew Jr., piano; George Mraz, bass; Lewis Nash, drums; -- Quartet 2: Joshua Redman, tenor sax; Kenny Drew Jr., piano; Charnett Moffett, bass; Codaryl Moffett, drums.

BMG Studios, NYC, June 22 and 24, 1992

A Look Inside
Duo Trip + One
Ugly Beauty
Mr. P.C.
Minuet On The Name Of Haydn
San Francisco Holiday (Worry Later)
Giant Steps


Kenny Drew Jr. - Another Point Of View   JazzCity Spirit (J) TKCB-70304   1994

Kenny Drew Jr., piano; Eddie Gomez, bass #1-9; Bill Stewart, drums #1-9.

The Studio, NYC, November, 1993

1.Another Point Of View
2.Letter To Evan
3.Wind Song
4.In Your Own Sweet Way
5.Infant Eyes
6.Love Letter To Karen
9.Monk's Dream
10.Duke Ellington's Sound Of Love

** also released on JazzCity Spirit (J) TKCB-72408 in 2002.


Kenny Drew Jr. Trio - Portraits Of Charles Mingus & Thelonious Monk   Claves Jazz (Swi) 50-1194   1995

Kenny Drew Jr., piano; Lynn Seaton, double bass; Marvin "Smitty" Smith, drums.

NYC, June 21 and 23, 1994

Ruby, My Dear
Peggy's Blue Skylight
Light Blue
Nobody Knows (The Bradley I Know)
Farewell Farwell
Weird Nightmare

Kenny Drew Jr. - At Maybeck - Maybeck Recital Hall Series Volume Thirty-Nine   Concord Jazz CCD-4653   1995

Kenny Drew Jr., piano.

Maybeck Recital Hall, Berkeley, CA, August 7, 1994

Stella By Starlight
After You
Ugly Beauty
Well, You Needn't
Coral Sea
Straight, No Chaser
Waitin' For My Dearie
Autumn Leaves

Kenny Drew Jr. Trio - Secrets   TCB (Swi) TCB 98502   1998

Kenny Drew Jr., piano; Lynn Seaton, bass; Marvin 'Smitty' Smith, drums.

Systems Two, Brooklyn, NY, November 9 and 10, 1994

Falling Grace
Serial Blues
Great Pumpkin Waltz
Nelson Avenue Morning
Only You
Mirror Mirror
Serial Blues


Kenny Drew Jr. - Passionata   Meldac Jazz (J) MECJ-30006   1995

Kenny Drew Jr., piano; Peter Washington, bass; Lewis Nash, drums; with strings: Mark Feldman, Hanne-Berit Hahnemann, Nancy McAlhaney, Paul Peabody, Lenny Rivlin, Mary Rowell, Laura Seaton, Uri Vodovoz, violin #3,6,9,10; Ron Lawrence, viola #3,6,9,10; Christine Gommere, Richard Locker, Tomas Ulrich, cello #3,6,9,10.

The Power Station, NYC, February 25-27, 1995

3.Dark Beauty
5.When You Wish Upon A Star
8.It Might As Well Be Spring
9.Evening In The Park
10.Passionata-With Strings

** also released on Meldac Jazz (J) MECJ-20102 in 2001, TKCB-73062 in 2006.

Kenny Drew Jr. Sextet - Crystal River   TCB (Swi) TCB 98202   1998

Michael Philip Mossman, trumpet, flugelhorn; Ravi Coltrane, tenor, soprano sax; Steve Nelson, vibes; Kenny Drew Jr., piano; Lynn Seaton, bass; Tony Reedus, drums.

EastSide Sound, NYC, May 23 and 24, 1995

White Gardenia
First Love Letter
Manhattan Sunset
Crystal River
Sweet And Lovely
Straight Jacket

Kenny Drew Jr. Solo - This One's For Bill   TCB (Swi) TCB 99352   1999

Kenny Drew Jr., piano.

NYC, November 20, 1995

This One's For Bill
Remembering The Rain
Suicide Is Painless
It's Love-It's Christmas
On Green Dolphin Street
The Two Lonely People
The Days Of Wine And Roses


Kenny Drew Jr. - Reverie   Meldac Jazz (J) MECJ-30017   1996

Kenny Drew Jr., piano; Lynn Seaton, bass; Lewis Nash, drums.

NYC, March 15 and 16, 1996

Opening (Single Petal Of Rose)
Someday My Prince Will Come
Song For Jobin
Quiet Cathedral
Day Dream
This Is New
Deep In A Dream

** also released on Meldac Jazz (J) MECJ-2008 in 2001.


Kenny Drew Jr. - Siciliano   Meldac Jazz (J) MECJ-30108   1997

Kenny Drew Jr., piano; Lynn Seaton, bass; Victor Lewis, drums; with guest: David Sanchez, tenor sax.

NYC, February 7 and 8, 1997

What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life
Kenny's Tune
Prelude To A Kiss
If I Should Find You
Strange Meadowlark
Luny Tume
Out Of The Past
Polka Dots And Moonbeams

** also released on Meldac Jazz (J) MECJ-2009 in 2001.

Kenny Drew Jr. - Follow The Spirit   Sirocco Jazz Limited (E) SJL 1004   1998

Steve Wilson, soprano, alto sax; Kenny Drew Jr., piano; Lynn Seaton, bass; Tony Jefferson, drums.

Systems Two, Brooklyn, NY, December 12 and 13, 1997

Serial Blues
Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams (And Dream Your Troubles Away)
Soldier In The Rain
The Star-Crossed Lovers
All The Things You Are
Your Soft Eyes
The Flame Within
Four In One
Invierno Porteno

1998 (age 40)

The Kenny Drew Jr. Trio - Winter Flower   Milestone MCD-9289-2   1998

Kenny Drew Jr., piano; Lynn Seaton, bass; Tony Jefferson, drums.

Sound On Sound, NYC, June 15 and 16, 1998

Winter Flower
Straight, No Chaser
Cancion Y Danza VI
117th Street
Spring Is Here
Chopin: Waltz In A Minor
But Beautiful
Played Twice
Argentine Rhapsody For Astor Piazzolla


Kenny Drew Jr. - Live At The Montreux Jazz Festival '99   TCB (Swi) TCB 21152   2001

Kenny Drew Jr., piano.

Montreux Jazz Festival, Montreux, Switzerland, July 4, 1999

Alone Together
There Is No Greater Love
Ellington Medley
Invierno Porteno
The Day You Loved Me

Kenny Drew Jr. Trio - Remembrance   TCB (Swi) TCB 20202   2001

Kenny Drew Jr., piano; Santi DeBriano, bass; Tony Jefferson, drums; with guests: Wallace Roney, trumpet; Stefon Harris, vibes.

EastSide Sound, NYC, December 2 and 3, 1999

Bags' Groove
Song For Manfredo
Children's Games
We Will Meet Again
Bossa Blues, No. 2
Stairway To The Stars
With Prestige
Blame It On My Youth


Kenny Drew Jr. - Autumn   Leafage Jazz (J) PCCY-30015   2001

Kenny Drew Jr., piano; George Mraz, bass; Tony Jefferson, drums.

NYC, March 23 and 24, 2001

Lullaby Of The Leaves
Autumn In New York
September Song
Early Autumn
When October Goes
Autumn Leaves
Try To Remember
Otono Porteno
When The Green Leaves Turn Brown And Fall

2012 (age 54)

Kenny Drew Jr. - Coral Sea   Random Act Records RAR 1009 CD   2012

Kenny Drew Jr., piano; Jon Burr, bass; Marty Morell, drums.

released September 18, 2012

In Your Own Sweet Way
Very Early
Coral Sea
Minor Sights
Gloria's Step
My Love
This One's For Bill
Someone To Light Up My Life (Eu Te Amo)
Dream Dancing