Manhattan Projects Catalog

1989

Manhattan Projects - Dream Boat  (Alfa Jazz (J) 29R2-40)

Roy Hargrove, trumpet; Kenny Garrett, alto, tenor sax; Donald Brown, piano; Ira Coleman, bass; Carl Allen, drums.
A&R Studios, NYC, March 24 & 25, 1989
Dream Boat
Capetown Ambush
Misty
Depth
I Remember Clifford
The Sacrifice
Someday My Prince Will Come
I Didn't Know What Time It Was
Alluding To
** also issued on Alfa Jazz (J) ALCR-245. Timeless (Du) CD SJP 327 entitled "Dreamboat".

Carl Allen And Manhattan Projects - Featuring Vincent Herring And Freddie Hubbard - Piccadilly Square  (Alfa Jazz (J) ALCR-9)

Roy Hargrove, trumpet; Vincent Herring, alto sax #1-4,6,8-10, soprano sax #5, flute #7; Donald Brown, piano; Ira Coleman, bass; Carl Allen, drums; with Freddie Hubbard, trumpet #1,9.
A&R Studios, NYC, December 6 & 7, 1989
1.Piccadilly Square
2.Autumn Leaves
3.'Round Midnight
4.Lullaby Of Birdland
5.Annie's Mood
6.The Biscuit Man
7.New Joy
8.What's New
9.In The Still Of The Night
10.Afterthoughts
** also issued on Alfa Jazz (J) ALCR-258. Timeless (Du) CD SJP 406 entitled "Piccadilly Square". M&I (J) MYCJ-30100 entitled "Big Apples - Autumn Leaves".

1992

Carl Allen & Manhattan Projects - Introducing Nicholas Payton - The Dark Side Of Dewey  (Alfa Jazz (J) ALCR-217)

Nicholas Payton, trumpet; Vincent Herring, alto, soprano sax; Mulgrew Miller, piano; Dwayne Burno, bass; Carl Allen, drums.
NYC, January 21 & 22, 1992
Opening Statement
All Blues
My Funny Valentine
Three For Rhonda
Mr. Wizard
Dear Old Stockholm
Just Squeeze Me
The Dark Side Of Dewey
** also issued on Alfa Jazz (J) ALCB-9525; M&I (J) MYCJ-30238. Evidence ECD 22138-2 entitled "The Dark Side Of Dewey".

1993

Manhattan Projects - Echoes Of Our Heroes  (Alfa Jazz (J) ALCR-312)

Nicholas Payton, trumpet; Vincent Herring, alto sax; Mark Turner, tenor sax; Kenny Drew Jr., piano; Christopher Thomas, bass; Carl Allen, drums.
NYC, April 5 & 6, 1993
Cherokee
Half Nelson
Easy Living
Theme For Delores
Be-Bop
Echoes Of Our Heroes
Autumn In New York
Feelin' Sanctified
Lotus Blossom
** also issued on Alfa Jazz (J) ALCB-9541; Evidence ECD 22154-2.

1994

Manhattan Projects - We Remember Cannonball  (Alfa Jazz (J) ALCB-3029)

Nicholas Payton, trumpet; Vincent Herring, alto sax; Mark Turner, tenor sax; Xavier Davis, piano; Ben Wolfe, bass; Carl Allen, drums; with Nat Adderley, cornet.
NYC, March 27, 28 & 29, 1994
Del Sasser
This Here
Sewing Machine
Stars Fell On Alabama
Dat Dere
Things Are Getting Better
Fiddler On The Roof
Naturally
Limehouse Blues
** also issued on Evidence ECD 22168-2.

The Big Apples - The Sidewinder - Tribute To Lee Morgan  (Meldac Jazz (J) MECJ-30008)

Nicholas Payton, trumpet; Vincent Herring, alto sax; Mark Turner, tenor sax; Xavier Davis, piano; Ben Wolfe, bass; Carl Allen, drums.
NYC, March, 1994 & January, 1995
The Sidewinder
Anti-Climax
Ceora
Haina
Carolyn
Tom Cat
Hocus Pocus
Speedball
Totem Pole
Our Man Higgins
** also issued on Meldac Jazz (J) MECJ-20108.