New York Unit Discography

1976

Tatsuya Nakamura Quartet

Ted Daniel, French hunting horn, flugelhorn, trumpet; Oliver Lake, alto sax, flute; Richard Davis, bass; Tatsuya Nakamura, percussion.
NYC, March 23 & April 1, 1976
Big FatherNadja (J) PA-7139
Probe-
Module-
Song Of "Pat"-
* Nadja (J) PA-7139; Breaktime (J) BRJ-4032; Art Union (J) ABCJ-87; PJL (J) MTCJ-5524   Tatsuya Nakamura Quartet - Song Of Pat

1980

Tatsuya Nakamura Quintet

George Adams, tenor sax; Hugh Lawson, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Tatsuya Nakamura, drums; Abdullah, percussion.
Blue Rock Studio, NYC, September 27, 1980
Rip-OffJVC (J) VIJ-28010
Josh-
Another Mood-
Space Tracks-
Dream Of The Rising Sun-
* JVC (J) VIJ-28010   Tatsuya Nakamura - Rip-Off

1989

Tatsuya Nakamura New York Unit

George Adams, tenor sax; John Hicks, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Tatsuya Nakamura, drums.
A&R Studios, NYC, January 29, 1989
JumonjiCBS/Sony (J) 32DH-5265
Oleo-
Dance Of The Matador-
Hick's Time-
Ballad #4-
C Jam Blues-
* CBS/Sony (J) 32DH-5265   Tatsuya Nakamura, New York Unit - Oleo

1990

New York Unit

George Adams, tenor sax; John Hicks, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Tatsuya Nakamura, drums.
Music Inn Studio, Tokyo, Japan, December 16, 1990
Blue BossaPaddle Wheel (J) KICJ-55
The Everywhere Calypso-
I Thought About You-
Monk's Mood-
A Minor Melody-
Blues For Moment-
Misako And Beautiful Shores-
Take The "A" Train-
* Paddle Wheel (J) KICJ-55   Blue Bossa By New York Unit

1991

New York Unit

John Hicks, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Tatsuya Nakamura, drums.
Tokyo, Japan, January 25, 1991?
St. ThomasPaddle Wheel (J) KICJ-68
Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise-
The Shadow Of Your Smile-
Fee-Fi-Fo-Fum-
Dear Old Stockholm-
A Child Is Born-
Impressions-
My One And Only Love-
* Paddle Wheel (J) KICJ-68   New York Unit - St. Thomas - Tribute To Great Tenors

New York Unit

George Adams, tenor sax; John Hicks, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Tatsuya Nakamura, drums.
Tokyo, Japan, December 16, 1991
Georgia On My MindPaddle Wheel (J) KICJ-156
* Paddle Wheel (J) KICJ-156   New York Unit - Tribute To George Adams

1992

New York Unit

Hannibal Marvin Peterson, trumpet; John Hicks, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Tatsuya Nakamura, drums.
Tokyo, Japan, March 15, 1992
Nothing Ever Changes My Love For YouPaddle Wheel (J) KICJ-108
In A Sentimental Mood-
Now's The Time-
Smoke Gets In Your Eyes-
South Of The Border-
Only You-
Turquoise-
Glory Glory Hallelujah-
When The Saints Go Marching In-
* Paddle Wheel (J) KICJ-108   New York Unit - Now's The Time

New York Unit

Pharoah Sanders, tenor sax #1-3,7,8; John Hicks, piano; Richard Davis, bass #1-7; Tatsuya Nakamura, drums #1-5,7.
Sear Sound, NYC, June 15, 1992
1.GreensleevesPaddle Wheel (J) KICJ-136
2.Naima-
3.Summertime-
4.Stormy Monday Blues-
5.I've Never Been In Love Before-
6.Skylark-
7.Mara-
8.Over The Rainbow-
Dan Faulk, tenor sax; John Hicks, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Tatsuya Nakamura, drums.
When Something Is Wrong With My BabyPaddle Wheel (J) KICJ-156
Mr. P.C.-
* Paddle Wheel (J) KICJ-136   New York Unit - Over The Rainbow
= Evidence ECD 22107-2   New York Unit - Naima
* Paddle Wheel (J) KICJ-156   New York Unit - Tribute To George Adams

New York Unit

Javon Jackson, tenor sax #1,2,4-7; John Hicks, piano; Santi Debriano, bass; Tatsuya Nakamura, drums.
NYC, November 17, 1992
1.ExodusPaddle Wheel (J) KICJ-156
2.A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square-
3.Fly Me To The Moon-
4.Moritat-
5.Straight, No Chaser-
6.Moment's Notice-
7.Gospel Blues-
* Paddle Wheel (J) KICJ-156   New York Unit - Tribute To George Adams

1994

New York Unit

Hannibal Marvin Peterson, trumpet; John Hicks, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Tatsuya Nakamura, drums.
Tokyo, Japan, August 3, 1994
Manha De CarnavalApollon (J) APCZ-8020
Tenderly-
Willow Weep For Me-
Gentle Rain-
Smile-
Lover Man-
Moonlight In Vermont-
Reminiscing-
same session.
Willow Weep For Me
Tenderly
Gentle Rain
Smile
Manha De Carnaval
Lover Man
Moonlight In Vermont
Reminiscing
Gentle Rain (alternate take)What's New Records (J) WNCJ-2108
* Apollon (J) APCZ-8020; What's New Records (J) WNCJ-2108   New York Unit - Akari

1998

New York Unit

Javon Jackson, tenor sax; John Hicks, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Tatsuya Nakamura, drums.
December, 1998
Half NelsonPaddle Wheel (J) KICJ-378
Ow!-
Diane-
I Remember You-
Body And Soul-
It's You Or No One-
Autumn Leaves-
Cantaloupe Island-
* Paddle Wheel (J) KICJ-378   New York Unit - Ow!

2003

New York Unit

John Hicks, piano; Santi Debriano, bass; Tatsuya Nakamura, drums.
released June 20, 2003
The SticksVivid Sound (J) VSCD-2202
Work Song-
Besame Mucho-
Song From The Old Country-
A Peaceful Moment-
Caravan-
The Girl From Ipanema-
Interlude (piano solo)-
My Self Portrait (drums solo)-
Mercy, Mercy, Mercy-
* Vivid Sound (J) VSCD-2202   New York Unit - Besame Mucho