Leroy Vinnegar Discography

1957 (age 29)

The Leroy Vinnegar Sextet

Gerald Wilson, trumpet; Teddy Edwards, tenor sax; Victor Feldman, vibraharp; Carl Perkins, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Tony Bazley, drums.

Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, July 15, 1957

Walk OnContemporary C3542
Walkin'-
Walkin' The Bluesunissued
Footloose-

* Contemporary C3542; Stereo S7003; Contemporary S7542; Original Jazz Classics OJC-160, OJCCD-160-2   The Leroy Vinnegar Sextet - Leroy Walks!

The Leroy Vinnegar Sextet

Gerald Wilson, trumpet; Teddy Edwards, tenor sax; Victor Feldman, vibraharp; Carl Perkins, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Tony Bazley, drums.: same personnel.

Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, September 16, 1957

On The Sunny Side Of The StreetContemporary C3542
Walkin' My Baby Back Home-
I'll Walk Alone-

* Contemporary C3542; Stereo S7003; Contemporary S7542; Original Jazz Classics OJC-160, OJCCD-160-2   The Leroy Vinnegar Sextet - Leroy Walks!

The Leroy Vinnegar Sextet

Gerald Wilson, trumpet; Teddy Edwards, tenor sax; Victor Feldman, vibraharp; Carl Perkins, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Tony Bazley, drums.: same personnel.

Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, September 23, 1957

Would You Like To Take A WalkContemporary C3542
Walkin' By The River-

* Contemporary C3542; Stereo S7003; Contemporary S7542; Original Jazz Classics OJC-160, OJCCD-160-2   The Leroy Vinnegar Sextet - Leroy Walks!

1962 (age 34)

Leroy Vinnegar Quintet

Freddy Hill, trumpet; Teddy Edwards, tenor sax; Victor Feldman, piano, vibes; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Ron Jefferson, drums.

Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, August 1, 1962

Hard To FindContemporary M3608
I'll String Along With You-
Subway Grate-
Restin' In Jail-
Motherland-

* Contemporary M3608, S7608; Original Jazz Classics OJC-454, OJCCD-454-2   Leroy Vinnegar Quintet!! - Leroy Walks Again!!

1963

Leroy Vinnegar Sextet

Freddy Hill, trumpet; Teddy Edwards, tenor sax; Roy Ayers, vibes; Mike Melvoin, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Milt Turner, drums.

Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, March 5, 1963

Down UnderContemporary M3608
For Carl-
Wheelin' And Dealin'-

* Contemporary M3608, S7608; Original Jazz Classics OJC-454, OJCCD-454-2   Leroy Vinnegar Quintet!! - Leroy Walks Again!!

1964

The Leroy Vinnegar Trio

Mike Melvoin, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Bill Goodwin, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, released 1964

Doing That ThingVee-Jay VJLP 2502
You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To-
If I Should Lose You-
Love Nest-
Kick, Laugh, Crawl-
Persuasion-
They Say It's Wonderful-
Bees Sees-

* Vee-Jay VJLP 2502, VJLPS 2502   Leroy Vinnegar - Jazz's Great "Walker"

1973 (age 45)

Leroy Vinnegar Quartet

Dwight Dickerson, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Chuck Carter, drums; Michel Barrere, percussion.

Los Angeles, CA, released 1973

TwilaLegend Record Co. LGS-1001
Funny Time-
Glass Of Water-
Damn! Somebody Stole My Pants-
My Romance-
Muffin Man-
Hey Mon-

* Legend Record Co. LGS-1001   Leroy Vinnegar - Glass Of Water

1975

Leroy Vinnegar Quintet

Dwight Dickerson, Rhodes piano, synthesizer; Barry Zweig, guitar, banjo; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Carl Burnette, drums; Al Williams, percussion, congas.

Spectrum Studios, Santa Monica, CA, released 1975

The KidPBR International PBR-6
Kaftan-
My Mom-
Doin' That Thing-
Damn My Feet Hurt-
Iah Que Linda (Oh So Pretty)-
Reservation-
Chitlin' Moe-

* PBR International PBR-6   Leroy Vinnegar - The Kid

1992 (age 64)

Leroy Vinnegar Quartet

Geoff Lee, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Mel Brown, drums; Curtis Craft, percussion.

Milwaukie, OR, March, 1992

Blue 'N' BoogieContemporary CCD-14068-2
Back On The Farm-
The Love Nest-
Big Shoes (For Your Feet)-
Grantstand-
Leroy's Waltz-
Blues On Purpose-
Ah Que Linda-
Who Has Seen The Wind-
How Insensitive-
Me Ho-

* Contemporary CCD-14068-2   Leroy Vinnegar - Walkin' The Basses

1996

Leroy Vinnegar With Jessica Williams And Mel Brown

Jessica Williams, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Mel Brown, drums.

"Atwater's Restaurant", Portland, OR, October 26, 1996

Cold Duck TimeJazz Focus (Canadian) JFOCD34
Sunny Side Of The Street-
Caravan-
Western Civilization Blues-
I'm In The Mood For Love-
Makin' Whoopee-
Canadian Sunset-
Birk's Works-
You Don't Know What Love Is-

* Jazz Focus (Canadian) JFOCD34   Leroy Vinnegar With Jessica Williams And Mel Brown - The Boss Of The Walking Bass - A Tribute To Leroy Vinnegar