Manhattan Projects Discography

1989

Manhattan Projects

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 BoatAlfa Jazz (J) 29R2-40
Capetown Ambush-
Misty-
Depth-
I Remember Clifford-
The Sacrifice-
Someday My Prince Will Come-
I Didn't Know What Time It Was-
Alluding To-
* Alfa Jazz (J) 29R2-40, ALCR-245   Manhattan Projects - Dream Boat
= Timeless (Du) CD SJP 327   Manhattan Projects - Dreamboat

Carl Allen And Manhattan Projects

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 SquareAlfa Jazz (J) ALCR-9
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-
* Alfa Jazz (J) ALCR-9, ALCR-258   Carl Allen And Manhattan Projects - Featuring Vincent Herring And Freddie Hubbard - Piccadilly Square
= Timeless (Du) CD SJP 406   Carl Allen And Manhattan Projects - Piccadilly Square
= M&I (J) MYCJ-30100   Big Apples - Autumn Leaves

1992

Carl Allen And Manhattan Projects

Nicholas Payton, trumpet; Vincent Herring, alto, soprano sax; Mulgrew Miller, piano; Dwayne Burno, bass; Carl Allen, drums.
NYC, January 21 & 22, 1992
Opening StatementAlfa Jazz (J) ALCR-217
All Blues-
My Funny Valentine-
Three For Rhonda-
Mr. Wizard-
Dear Old Stockholm-
Just Squeeze Me-
The Dark Side Of Dewey-
* Alfa Jazz (J) ALCR-217, ALCB-9525; M&I (J) MYCJ-30238   Carl Allen & Manhattan Projects - Introducing Nicholas Payton - The Dark Side Of Dewey
= Evidence ECD 22138-2   Carl Allen & Manhattan Projects - The Dark Side Of Dewey

1993

Manhattan Projects

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
CherokeeAlfa Jazz (J) ALCR-312
Half Nelson-
Easy Living-
Theme For Delores-
Be-Bop-
Echoes Of Our Heroes-
Autumn In New York-
Feelin' Sanctified-
Lotus Blossom-
* Alfa Jazz (J) ALCR-312, ALCB-9541; Evidence ECD 22154-2   Manhattan Projects - Echoes Of Our Heroes

1994

Manhattan Projects

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 SasserAlfa Jazz (J) ALCB-3029
This Here-
Sewing Machine-
Stars Fell On Alabama-
Dat Dere-
Things Are Getting Better-
Fiddler On The Roof-
Naturally-
Limehouse Blues-
* Alfa Jazz (J) ALCB-3029; Evidence ECD 22168-2   Manhattan Projects - We Remember Cannonball

The Big Apples

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 SidewinderMeldac Jazz (J) MECJ-30008
Anti-Climax-
Ceora-
Haina-
Carolyn-
Tom Cat-
Hocus Pocus-
Speedball-
Totem Pole-
Our Man Higgins-
* Meldac Jazz (J) MECJ-30008, MECJ-20108   The Big Apples - The Sidewinder - Tribute To Lee Morgan