Mercury Records Discography: 1966

1966

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Chuck Mangione, trumpet; Frank Mitchell, tenor sax; Keith Jarrett, piano; Reggie Johnson, bass; Art Blakey, drums.
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, January 1 & 9, 1966
35931Buttercorn LadyLimelight LM 82034
35932Recuerdo-
35933The Theme-
35934Between Races-
35935My Romance-
35936Secret Love-
* Limelight LM 82034, LS 86034; Universal (J) UCCM-9130   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Buttercorn Lady

Jesse Colin Young

John Sebastian, harmonica; Jesse Colin Young, guitar, vocals, arranger; Pete Childs, Dobro, guitar; George Duvivier, bass; Osie Johnson, drums; Jerry Ross, Bobby Scott, producer; and others.
probably April 4, 1966
37982SometimesMercury 72583, 73068, SR 61262
37983RiderMercury 72583
* Mercury SR 61262   Various Artists - Zig Zag Festival
* Mercury 72583, 73068   Jesse Colin Young (no details)

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson, piano; Sam Jones, bass; Louis Hayes, drums.
Chicago Sound Studios, Chicago, IL, May 4, 1966
38563Blues EtudeLimelight LM 82039
38564The Shadow Of Your Smile-
38565Let's Fall In Love-
38566Shelly's World-
* Limelight LM 82039, LS 86039, (J) 195J-18   Oscar Peterson - Blues Etude

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Chuck Mangione, trumpet; Garnett Brown, trombone; Melba Liston, trombone, arranger #1-3; Tom McIntosh, trombone, arranger #4-10; Frank Mitchell, tenor sax; Malcolm Bass, organ; Grant Green, guitar; Reggie Johnson, bass; Art Blakey, drums; Johnny Rodriguez, congas.
NYC, May 27, 1966
1. 38108She Blew A Good ThingLimelight LM 82038, LS 305C
2. 38109Day Dream-
3. 38110Mame-
4. 38111Got My Mojo Working-
5. 38112Secret Agent ManLimelight LM 82038
6. 38113Monday, Monday-
7. 38114I Can't Grow Peaches On A Cherry Tree-
8. 38115Walking My Cat Named DogLimelight LM 82038, LS 305C
9. 38116Hold On, I'm Coming-
10. 38117SakeenaLimelight LM 82038
* Limelight LM 82038, LS 86038, (J) PHCE 6001   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Hold On, I'm Coming
* Limelight LS 305C   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Hold On, I'm Coming

Keith

Keith, vocals; Jerry Ross, producer.
June 14, 1966
38131Ain't Gonna LieMercury 72596, MG 21102
* Mercury MG 21102, SR 61102   Keith - 98.6 / Ain't Gonna Lie
* Mercury 72596   Keith (no details)

The Modern Jazz Quartet - Les Swingle Singers

Milt Jackson, vibes; John Lewis, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Connie Kay, drums; Jeanette Baucomont, Jean Cussac, Claude Germain, Jose Germain, Alice Herald, Christiane Legrand, Claudine Meunier, Ward Swingle, vocals.
Paris, France, September, 1966
2-39616Little David's FuguePhilips (US) PHM 200-225
2-39617L'aria De La Suite En Re (Air For G String)-
2-39618Vendome-
2-39619Ricercare A Six-
2-39620Dido's Lament-
2-39621Alexander's Fugue-
2-39622Three Windows-
* Philips (US) PHM 200-225, (US) PHS 600-225   The Swingle Singers With Modern Jazz Quartet

Keith

Keith, vocals; Jerry Ross, producer; and others.
September, 1966?
35673I'm So ProudMercury unissued
35674I'll Always Love You-

Keith

Keith, vocals; Joe Renzetti, arranger; Jerry Ross, producer.
October, 1966
39072Pretty Little Shy OneMercury 72652, MG 21102
3907398.6Mercury 72634, MG 21102
39074The Teeny Bopper SongMercury 72639, MG 21102
39075White Lightnin'Mercury MG 21102
* Mercury MG 21102, SR 61102   Keith - 98.6 / Ain't Gonna Lie
* Mercury 72652, 72634, 72639   Keith (no details)

Oscar Peterson Sextet

Oscar Peterson, piano; Sam Jones, bass; Louis Hayes, drums; Henley Gibson, congas; Marshall Thompson, timbales; Harold Jones, percussion.
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, December 12-14, 1966
39228Soulville SambaLimelight LM 82044
39229Soulville Samba (short version)Mercury unissued
39230How InsensitiveLimelight LM 82044
39231Call Me-
39232Carioca-
39233Amanha (Tommorow)-
39234Samba De Orfeu-
39235Meditation-
39236Mas Que Nada-
39237Manha De Carnaval-
39238Samba Sensitive-
* Limelight LM 82044, LS 86044, (J) 195J-19, (J) PHCE 6004   Oscar Peterson - Soul Espanol

Keith

Keith, vocals; Joe Renzetti, arranger; Jerry Ross, producer.
December 14, 1966?
39203Tell Me To My FaceMercury 72652, MG 21102
39204To Whom It ConcernsMercury MG 21102
39205I Can't Go Wrong-
39363I Can't Go Wrong (45 rpm edit)Mercury 72824
39206Mind If I Hang AroundMercury MG 21102
39207You'll Come Running Back To Me-
39208Sweet Dreams (Do Come True)-
* Mercury MG 21102, SR 61102   Keith - 98.6 / Ain't Gonna Lie
* Mercury 72824   Keith - I Can't Go Wrong / There's Always Tomorrow
* Mercury 72652   Keith (no details)

Milt Jackson Sextet

Jimmy Owens, trumpet #1-6,10-12; Jimmy Heath, tenor sax #1-6,10-12; Milt Jackson, vibes; Cedar Walton, piano; Walter Booker, bass; Mickey Baker or Otis "Candy" Finch, drums.
NYC, December 15, 1966
1. 39209A Time And A PlaceLimelight LM 82045
2. 39210We Dwell In Our Heart-
3. 39211Bring It Home-
4. 39212Whalepool-
5. 39213One Step Down-
6. 39214Love IsMercury unissued
7. 39215So WhatLimelight LM 82045
8. 39216Born Free-
9. 39217Tears Of Joy-
10. 39218Quiet Nights Of Quiet StarsMercury unissued
11. 39219Some Kinda WaltzLimelight LM 82045
12. 39220The Shadow Of Your Smile-
* Limelight LM 82045, LS 86045   Milt Jackson - Born Free

Gentleman June Gardner

George Davis, guitar; Walter Booker, bass; Gentleman June Gardner, drums; Wardell Quezergue, arranger; and others.
1966
38400Last NightEmArcy MGE 26014
38401The Joker-
38402Yesterday-
38403It's Gonna Rain-
38404Hang On Sloopy-
38405One Mint Julep-
38406Hot Seat-
38407Later Baby-
38408Hammerhead-
* EmArcy MGE 26014, SRE 66014   Gentleman June Gardner - Bustin' Out

The Three Sounds

Gene Harris, piano; Andy Simpkins, bass; Kalil Madi, drums.
"London House", Chicago, IL, 1966
35974DowntownLimelight LM 82037
35975Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You-
35976The Way I Feel-
35977The Good Life-
35978Mohair Sam-
35979Simple Simon-
35980A.M. Blues-
35981Old Folks-
35982Goodnight Ladies-
* Limelight LM 82037, LS 86037   The Three Sounds - Today's Sounds

Jesse Colin Young

John Sebastian, harmonica; Jesse Colin Young, guitar, vocals, arranger; Pete Childs, Dobro, guitar; George Duvivier, bass; Osie Johnson, drums; Jerry Ross, Bobby Scott, producer; and others.
probably 1966?
37214Hey BabeMercury 72536, SR 61262, SR 61273
37215No More Rain-
* Mercury SR 61262   Various Artists - Zig Zag Festival
* Mercury SR 61273   The Youngbloods - Two Trips
* Mercury 72536   Jesse Colin Young (no details)