Pablo Records Discography: 1977-1978

1977

Count Basie And His Orchestra +

Lyn Biviano, Sonny Cohn, Pete Minger, Bobby Mitchell, trumpet; Curtis Fuller, Al Grey, Mel Wanzo, trombone; Bill Hughes, bass trombone; Danny Turner, alto sax; Bobby Plater, alto sax, flute; Jimmy Forrest, tenor sax; Eric Dixon, tenor sax, flute; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Count Basie, Nat Pierce, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; John Duke, bass; Reinie Press, electric bass; Butch Miles, drums; Allyn Ferguson, Sammy Nestico, arranger.
Sun West Studios, Los Angeles, CA, January 18, 19 & 20, 1977
Prime TimePablo 2310-797
Bundle O' FunkPablo 2310-797; Pablo Today 2310-890
Sweet Georgia BrownPablo 2310-797
Featherweight-
Reachin' Out-
Ja-Da-
The Great Debate-
Ya Gotta Try-
* Pablo 2310-797   Count Basie And His Orchestra - Prime Time   1977
= Pablo PACD-2310-797-2   -   1987
* Pablo Today 2310-890   Various Artists - Jazz Dance   1983

Louie Bellson With Walfredo De Los Reyes And His Band

Cat Anderson, Alesandro "El Negro" Vivar, trumpet; Lew Tabackin, flute, tenor sax; Emil Richards, cuica vibes, afuche, waterphone, sleigh bells, mikestand, flapamba; Clare Fischer, electric piano; "Paquito" Francisco Hechavarria, electric piano, synthesizer; "Cachao", electric baby bass, electric piano; Alejandro Acuna, drums; Louie Bellson, drums, synthesizer drums; Luis Conte, congas; Walfredo De Los Reyes Sr., congas, African log, timbales, roto drums, cowbell, cabasa, go-go bells, claves, pans; Francisco Aguabella, bata drum, congas, quinto, claves; Walfredo De Los Reyes Jr., pans, maracas, triangle, chekere, African bells; Manolo Badrena, chekere, cowbell, roto-toms, African bells.
Sun West Studios, Los Angeles, CA, January 20 & 21, 1977
JavillaPablo 2310-807
Sentido En Seis (Six Feeling)-
Para Buenos Bailarines (For Good Dancers)-
Salsa En Cinco (Salsa In Five)-
Ecue-
* Pablo 2310-807   Louie Bellson, Walfredo De Los Reyes - Ecue-Ritmos Cubanos   1978
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-632, OJCCD-632-2   Louis Bellson, Walfredo De Los Reyes - Ecue-Ritmos Cubanos   1991

Count Basie And The Kansas City 5

Milt Jackson, vibes; Count Basie, piano; Joe Pass, guitar; John Heard, bass; Louis Bellson, drums.
Kendun Recorders, Burbank, CA, January 26, 1977
Jive At FivePablo Today 2312-126
One O'Clock Jump-
(We Ain't Got) No Special Thing-
Memories Of You-
Frog's Blues-
Rabbit-
Perdido-
Timekeeper-
Mean To Me-
Blues For Joe Turner-
* Pablo Today 2312-126   Count Basie - Kansas City 5   1981
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-888-2   -

Dizzy Gillespie With Lalo Schifrin Orchestra

Oscar Brashear, Dizzy Gillespie, Jack H. Laubach, trumpet; Lew McCreary, trombone; Jerome Richardson, flute; Ernie Watts, sax; James Horn, sax, flute; Sonny Burke, piano, electric piano; Lalo Schifrin, keyboards, arranger, composer, conductor; Charles E. Spangler, synthesizer; Ray Parker Jr., Lee Ritenour, Wah Wah Watson, guitar; Wilton Felder, bass; Ed Green, drums; Paulinho Da Costa, percussion.
Wally Heider Recording Studio, Los Angeles, CA, January 31 & February 1 & 2, 1977
UnicornPablo 2310-794
Fire Dance-
Incantation-
Wrong Number-
Free Ride-
Ozone Madness-
Love Poem For Donna-
The Last Stroke Of Midnight-
* Pablo 2310-794   Dizzy Gillespie, Composed And Arranged By Lalo Schifrin - Free Ride   1977
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-784-2   -   1993

Count Basie - Dizzy Gillespie Quartet

Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet; Count Basie, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Mickey Roker, drums.
Las Vegas Recording Studio, Las Vegas, NV, February 3, 1977
Back To The LandPablo 2310-833
Constantinople-
You Got It-
St. James Infirmary-
Follow The Leader-
Ow-
* Pablo 2310-833   Dizzy Gillespie, Count Basie, Ray Brown, Mickey Roker - The Gifted Ones   1979
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-886-2   Count Basie And Dizzy Gillespie - The Gifted Ones   1996

Quadrant

Milt Jackson, vibes; Joe Pass, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Mickey Roker, drums.
Sun West Studios, Los Angeles, CA, February 4, 1977
ConcordePablo 2310-837
Joe's Tune-
Oh, Lady Be Good-
Ray's Tune-
Grooveyard-
The Man I Love (Belongs To Somebody Else)-
Blues For The Stone-
* Pablo 2310-837   Joe Pass, Milt Jackson, Ray Brown, Mickey Roker - Quadrant   1979
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-498, OJCCD-498-2   -   1990

Joe Turner

Blue Mitchell, trumpet; Eddie Vinson, alto sax; Rashid Ali, Wild Bill Moore, tenor sax; Lloyd Glenn, piano; Gildo Mahones, organ; Greg Beck, Gary Bell, guitar; Lawrence Gales, bass; Bruno Carr, drums; Joe Turner, vocals.
Sun West Studios, Los Angeles, CA, February 8, 1977
The Things That I Used To DoPablo 2310-800
S.K. Blues-
Jelly Jelly Blues-
Hey Little Girl-
Shake It And Break It-
St. Louis Blues-
Oke-She-Moke-She-Pop-
My Train Rolled Up In Texas-
Time After TimePablo 2310-943
* Pablo 2310-800   Joe Turner - Things That I Used To Do   1977
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-862-2   -   1995
* Pablo 2310-943, PACD-2310-943-2   Joe Turner - Stormy Monday   1991

J.J. Johnson - Nat Adderley Quintet

Nat Adderley, cornet; J.J. Johnson, trombone; Billy Childs, keyboards; Tony Dumas, bass; Kevin Johnson, drums.
live in Tokyo, Japan, April 16, 1977
ColorsPablo Live PACD-2620-121-2
Chain Reaction-
Mr. Clean-
Walkin'-
Mohawk-
* Pablo Live PACD-2620-121-2   J.J. Johnson, Nat Adderley - Yokohama Concert, Vol. 2 - Chain Reaction   2002

Mary Lou Williams & Cecil Taylor

Mary Lou Williams, piano; Cecil Taylor, piano #1-9; Bob Cranshaw, bass #5,6,9; Mickey Roker, drums #5,6,9.
live in NYC, April 17, 1977
1.The Lord Is Heavy (A Spiritual)Pablo Live 2620-108
2.Fandangle (Ragtime)-
3.The Blues Never Left Me-
4.K.C. 12th Street (Kansas City Swing)-
5.Good Ole Boogie-
6.Basic Chords (Bop Changes On The Blues)-
7.Ayizan-
8.Chorus Sud-
9.Back To The Blues-
10.I Can't Get Started-
* Pablo Live 2620-108   Mary Lou Williams & Cecil Taylor - Embraced   1978
= Pablo Live 2PACD-2620-108-2   -   1995

J.J. Johnson - Nat Adderley Quintet

Nat Adderley, cornet; J.J. Johnson, trombone; Billy Childs, keyboards; Tony Dumas, bass; Kevin Johnson, drums.
"Kanagawa Kenritsu Ongakudo", Yokahama, Japan, April 20, 1977
HoracePablo Live 2620-109
Cyclops-
Why Not-
Splashes-
It Happens-
Work Song-
Walkin'-
Jevin-
Lament-
Hummin'-
Melodee-
Blue 'N' BoogiePablo Live PACD-2620-121-2
Modaji-
Song From M*A*S*H (Suicide Is Painless)-
* Pablo Live 2620-109   J.J. Johnson & Nat Adderley - The Yokohama Concert   1978
= Pablo Live 2PACD-2620-109-2   J.J. Johnson, Nat Adderley - Yokohama Concert   1997
* Pablo Live PACD-2620-121-2   J.J. Johnson, Nat Adderley - Yokohama Concert, Vol. 2 - Chain Reaction   2002

Benny Carter And His Orchestra

Cat Anderson, Joe Newman, trumpet; Britt Woodman, trombone; Benny Carter, alto sax, trumpet, arranger; Budd Johnson, tenor, soprano sax; Cecil Payne, baritone sax; Nat Pierce, piano, arranger; Mundell Lowe, guitar; George Duvivier, bass; Harold Jones, drums.
"Koseinenkin Kaikan", Tokyo, Japan, April 29, 1977
Squatty RooPablo Live 2308-216
Them There Eyes-
In A Sentimental Moodunissued
South Side Samba-
Nuages-
Tribute To Louis Armstrong: When It's Sleepy Time Down South / Confessin' That I Love You / When You're SmilingPablo Live 2308-216
Chinatown, My Chinatownunissued
Things Ain't What They Used To Be-
All My Love-
Girl Talk-
Souvenir-
Jitterbug Waltz-
God Bless The Child-
It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)Pablo Live 2308-216; Pablo FCD-60-029
Cotton Tailunissued
* Pablo Live 2308-216   Benny Carter - 'Live And Well In Japan!   1978
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-736-2   -   1992
* Pablo FCD-60-029   Benny Carter And The Jazz Giants

Joe Pass Solo

Joe Pass, guitar.
Group IV Studios, Los Angeles, CA, May 27 & June 1, 1977
OffbeatPablo 2310-805
Trinidad-
Nina's Blues-
Sevenths-
Ninths-
Dissonance #1-
Minor Detail-
Paco De Lucia-
Sultry-
Passanova-
Pasta Blues-
Dissonance #2-
* Pablo 2310-805   Joe Pass - Virtuoso #3   1978
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-684-2   -   1992

Milt Jackson And The Monty Alexander Trio

Milt Jackson, vibes; Monty Alexander, piano; John Clayton, bass; Jeff Hamilton, drums.
Group IV Studios, Los Angeles, CA, June 1 & 2, 1977
Parking Lot BluesPablo 2310-804
3000 Miles Ago-
Isn't She Lovely-
Soul Fusion-
Compassion-
Once I Loved-
Yano-
Bossa Nova Do Marilla-
* Pablo 2310-804   Milt Jackson And The Monty Alexander Trio - Soul Fusion   1978
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-731-2   -   1992

Ray Bryant Solo

Ray Bryant, piano.
"Montreux Jazz Festival", Mountain Studios, Montreux, Switzerland, July 13, 1977
Take The "A" TrainPablo Live 2308-201; Pablo Today 2310-890
Georgia On My MindPablo Live 2308-201
Jubilee-
If I Could Just Make It To Heaven-
Django-
Blues #6-
Satin Doll-
Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child-
St. Louis Blues-
Things Ain't What They Used To Be-
* Pablo Live 2308-201   Ray Bryant - Montreux '77   1977
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-371, OJCCD-371-2   -   1989
* Pablo Today 2310-890   Various Artists - Jazz Dance   1983

Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan, piano; Keter Betts, bass; Bobby Durham, drums.
"Montreux Jazz Festival", Mountain Studios, Montreux, Switzerland, July 13, 1977
BarbadosPablo Live 2308-202
Medley: Some Other Spring / Easy Living-
Medley: The Star-Crossed Lovers / Jump For Joy-
Woody'n You-
Blue Bossa-
Heat WaveOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD-372-2
* Pablo Live 2308-202   Tommy Flanagan 3 - Montreux '77   1977
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-372, OJCCD-372-2   -   1989

Roy Eldridge Quartet

Roy Eldridge, trumpet; Oscar Peterson, piano; Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen, bass; Bobby Durham, drums.
"Montreux Jazz Festival", Mountain Studios, Montreux, Switzerland, July 13, 1977
Between The Devil And The Deep Blue SeaPablo Live 2308-203
Gofor-
I Surrender, Dear-
Joie De Roy-
Perdido-
Bye Bye Blackbird-
* Pablo Live 2308-203   Roy Eldridge 4 - Montreux '77   1977
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-373, OJCCD-373-2   -   1989

Benny Carter Quartet

Benny Carter, alto sax, trumpet; Ray Bryant, piano; Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen, bass; Jimmie Smith, drums.
"Montreux Jazz Festival", Mountain Studios, Montreux, Switzerland, July 13, 1977
Three Little WordsPablo Live 2308-204
In A Mellow Tone-
Wave-
Undecided-
Body And Soul-
On Green Dolphin Street-
Here's That Rainy Day-
* Pablo Live 2308-204   Benny Carter 4 - Montreux '77   1977
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-374, OJCCD-374-2   -   1989

Milt Jackson - Ray Brown Sextet

Clark Terry, trumpet; Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, tenor sax; Milt Jackson, vibes; Monty Alexander, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Jimmie Smith, drums.
"Montreux Jazz Festival", Mountain Studios, Montreux, Switzerland, July 13, 1977
SlipperyPablo Live 2308-205
A Beautiful Friendship-
Mean To Me-
You Are My Sunshine-
C.M.J.-
That's The Way It IsPablo Live 2620-105; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-375-2
Red TopPablo Live 2620-105; Original Jazz Classics OJC-385
* Pablo Live 2308-205   Milt Jackson Ray Brown Jam - Montreux '77   1977
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-375, OJCCD-375-2   Milt Jackson/Ray Brown Jam - Montreux '77   1989
* Pablo Live 2620-105   Various Artists - The Jam Sessions - Montreux '77   1977
* Original Jazz Classics OJC-385, OJCCD-385-2   Various Artists - The Montreux Jam Sessions   1989

Oscar Peterson Jam

Dizzy Gillespie, Clark Terry, trumpet; Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, tenor sax; Oscar Peterson, piano; Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen, bass; Bobby Durham, drums.
"Montreux Jazz Festival", Mountain Studios, Montreux, Switzerland, July 14, 1977
Ali And FrazierPablo Live 2308-208
If I Were A Bell-
Things Ain't What They Used To Be-
Just In Time-
Bye Bye BluesPablo Live 2620-105; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-378-2
PerdidoPablo Live 2620-105; Original Jazz Classics OJC-385
Mack The Knife-
* Pablo Live 2308-208   Oscar Peterson Jam - Montreux '77   1977
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-378, OJCCD-378-2   -   1989
* Pablo Live 2620-105   Various Artists - The Jam Sessions - Montreux '77   1977
* Original Jazz Classics OJC-385, OJCCD-385-2   Various Artists - The Montreux Jam Sessions   1989

Count Basie Jam

Roy Eldridge, trumpet; Vic Dickenson, Al Grey, trombone; Benny Carter, alto sax; Zoot Sims, tenor sax; Count Basie, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Jimmie Smith, drums.
"Montreux Jazz Festival", Mountain Studios, Montreux, Switzerland, July 14, 1977
Bookie BluesPablo Live 2308-209
She's Funny That Way-
These Foolish Things-
Kidney Stew-
Trio Blues-
I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)-
Jumpin' At The Woodside-
Freeport JumpPablo Live 2620-105; Original Jazz Classics OJC-385
* Pablo Live 2308-209   Count Basie Jam - Montreux '77   1977
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-379, OJCCD-379-2   -   1989
* Pablo Live 2620-105   Various Artists - The Jam Sessions - Montreux '77   1977
* Original Jazz Classics OJC-385, OJCCD-385-2   Various Artists - The Montreux Jam Sessions   1989

The Pablo All Stars Jam

Clark Terry, trumpet, flugelhorn; Ronnie Scott, tenor sax; Milt Jackson, vibes; Oscar Peterson, piano; Joe Pass, guitar; Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen, bass; Bobby Durham, drums.
"Montreux Jazz Festival", Mountain Studios, Montreux, Switzerland, July 14, 1977
Cote D'AzurPablo Live 2308-210
Pennies From Heaven-
Samba De Orfeu-
God Bless The Child-
* Pablo Live 2308-210   The Pablo All Stars Jam - Montreux '77   1977
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-380, OJCCD-380-2   The Pablo All-Stars Jam - Montreux '77   1989

Dizzy Gillespie Jam

Jon Faddis, Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet; Milt Jackson, vibes; Monty Alexander, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Jimmie Smith, drums.
"Montreux Jazz Festival", Mountain Studios, Montreux, Switzerland, July 14, 1977
Girl Of My DreamsPablo Live 2308-211
Get Happy-
Medley: Once In A While / But Beautiful / Here's That Rainy Day-
The Champ-
Here 'TisPablo Live 2620-105; Original Jazz Classics OJC-385
* Pablo Live 2308-211   Dizzy Gillespie Jam - Montreux '77   1977
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-381, OJCCD-381-2   -   1989
* Pablo Live 2620-105   Various Artists - The Jam Sessions - Montreux '77   1977
* Original Jazz Classics OJC-385, OJCCD-385-2   Various Artists - The Montreux Jam Sessions   1989

Ella Fitzgerald With Tommy Flanagan Trio

Tommy Flanagan, piano; Keter Betts, bass; Bobby Durham, drums; Ella Fitzgerald, vocals.
"Montreux Jazz Festival", Mountain Studios, Montreux, Switzerland, July 15, 1977
Too Close For ComfortPablo Live 2308-206
I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues-
My Man-
Come Rain Or Come Shine-
Day By Day-
Ordinary Fool-
One Note Samba-
I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart-
Billie's Bounce-
You Are The Sunshine Of My Life-
* Pablo Live 2308-206   Ella Fitzgerald With The Tommy Flanagan Trio - Montreux '77   1977
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-376, OJCCD-376-2   -   1989

Count Basie And His Orchestra

Lyn Biviano, Sonny Cohn, Bobby Mitchell, trumpet; Waymon Reed, trumpet, flugelhorn; Al Grey, Mel Wanzo, Dennis Wilson, trombone; Bill Hughes, bass trombone; Bobby Plater, Danny Turner, alto sax, flute; Jimmy Forrest, tenor sax; Eric Dixon, tenor sax, flute; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Count Basie, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; John Duke, bass; Butch Miles, drums.
"Montreux Jazz Festival", Mountain Studios, Montreux, Switzerland, July 15, 1977
The Heat's OnPablo Live 2308-207
Freckle Face-
Splanky-
The More I See You-
A Night In Tunisia-
Hittin' 12-
Bag Of Dreams-
Things Ain't What They Used To Be-
I Needs To Be Bee'd With-
Whirly-Birdunissued
Li'l Darlin'Pablo Live 2308-207
Jumpin' At The Woodside-
One O'Clock Jump-
* Pablo Live 2308-207   Count Basie Big Band - Montreux '77   1977
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-377, OJCCD-377-2   -   1989

The Pablo All Stars Jam

Clark Terry, trumpet, flugelhorn; Ronnie Scott, tenor sax; Milt Jackson, vibes; Oscar Peterson, piano; Joe Pass, guitar; Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen, bass; Bobby Durham, drums.
"Montreux Jazz Festival", Mountain Studios, Montreux, Switzerland, July 15, 1977
Sweethearts On ParadePablo Live 2620-105; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-380-2
Donna LeePablo Live 2620-105; Original Jazz Classics OJC-385
* Pablo Live 2620-105   Various Artists - The Jam Sessions - Montreux '77   1977
* Original Jazz Classics OJC-385, OJCCD-385-2   Various Artists - The Montreux Jam Sessions   1989
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-380-2   The Pablo All-Stars Jam - Montreux '77   1989

Joe Pass Solo

Joe Pass, guitar.
"Montreux Jazz Festival", Mountain Studios, Montreux, Switzerland, July 15, 1977
Blues For Yano SanPablo Live 2308-212
Blues For Sitges-
Blues For Val-
Wait Till You See Her-
She's Funny That Way-
Blues For Martin-
Masquerade-
* Pablo Live 2308-212   Joe Pass - Montreux '77   1977
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-382, OJCCD-382-2   -   1989

Oscar Peterson And The Bassists

Oscar Peterson, piano; Ray Brown, Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen, bass.
"Montreux Jazz Festival", Mountain Studios, Montreux, Switzerland, July 15, 1977
There Is No Greater LovePablo Live 2308-213
You Look Good To Me-
People-
Reunion Blues-
Teach Me Tonight-
Sweet Georgia Brown-
Soft Winds-
Falling In Love With Loveunissued
Old Folks-
Indiana-
* Pablo Live 2308-213   Oscar Peterson And The Bassists - Montreux '77   1977
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-383, OJCCD-383-2   -   1989

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis Quartet

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, tenor sax; Oscar Peterson, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Jimmie Smith, drums.
"Montreux Jazz Festival", Mountain Studios, Montreux, Switzerland, July 15, 1977
This Can't Be LovePablo Live 2308-214
I Wished On The Moon-
The Breeze And I-
Angel Eyes-
Telegraph-
Land Of Dreams-
Blue Lou-
* Pablo Live 2308-214   Eddie 'Lockjaw' Davis 4 - Montreux '77   1977
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-384, OJCCD-384-2   Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis 4 - Montreux '77   1989

Oscar Peterson - Count Basie Quartet

Count Basie, Oscar Peterson, piano, electric piano; John Heard, bass; Louis Bellson, drums.
Group IV Studios, Los Angeles, CA, September 20, 1977
RootsPablo 2310-802
Your Red Wagon-
Home Run-
Sweethearts On Parade-
Li'l Darlin'-
The Time Is Right-
Cherry-
Lester Leaps In-
She's Funny That Way-
Lady Fitz-
* Pablo 2310-802   Oscar Peterson And Count Basie - Satch And Josh.....Again   1978
= Pablo PACD-2310-802-2   -   1987
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-960-2   Oscar Peterson & Count Basie - Satch And Josh....Again   1998

Harry Edison - Eddie 'Lockjaw' Davis Quintet

Harry 'Sweets' Edison, trumpet; Eddie 'Lockjaw' Davis, tenor sax; Dolo Coker, piano; Harvey Newmark, bass; Jimmie Smith, drums.
Group IV Studios, Los Angeles, CA, September 22, 1977
Dirty Butt BluesPablo 2310-806
Feelings-
One For The Count-
My Ideal-
Simply Sweets-
Opus Funk-
Lax-
Miz Kitty's Blues-
* Pablo 2310-806   Harry Edison And Eddie 'Lockjaw' Davis - Simply Sweets   1978
= Pablo PACD-2310-806-2   -   1987
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-903-2   Harry "Sweets" Edison, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis - Simply Sweets   1996

Zoot Sims - Jimmy Rowles Quartet

Zoot Sims, tenor sax; Jimmy Rowles, piano; George Mraz, bass; Mousie Alexander, drums.
RCA Studios, NYC, October 27 & 28, 1977
(I Wonder) Where Our Love Has GonePablo 2310-803
Legs-
If I'm Lucky-
Shadow Waltz-
You're My Everything-
It's All Right With Me-
Gypsy Sweetheart-
I Hear A Rhapsody-
* Pablo 2310-803   Zoot Sims Meets Jimmy Rowles - If I'm Lucky   1978
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-683-2   -   1992

Sarah Vaughan

Antonio Carlos Jobim, piano #2,5; Edson Frederico, piano, arranger; Jose Roberto Bertrami, electric piano, organ, rhythm arranger; Helio Delmiro, electric guitar; Sergio Barroso, acoustic bass; Wilson Das Neves, drums; Luna, Marcal, percussion #5; Sarah Vaughan, vocals.
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, October 31 & November 3-5 & 7, 1977
1. 60340 991If You Went Away (Preciso Aprender A Ser So)Pablo Today 2312-101
2. 60340 959Triste-
3. 60341 262The Face I Love (Seu Encanto)-
4. 60340 878A Little Tear (Raza De Viver)-
5. 60340 754Someone To Light Up My Life (Se Todos Fossem Iguais A Voce)Pablo Today PACD-2312-101-2
Mauricio Einhorn, harmonica #2; Edson Frederico, piano, arranger; Jose Roberto Bertrami, electric piano, organ, rhythm arranger; Helio Delmiro, electric guitar; Claudio Bertrami, acoustic bass; Wilson Das Neves, drums; Ariovaldo, Chico Batera, percussion #2; Sarah Vaughan, vocals; Dorival Caymmi, vocals #1.
1. 60340 835Roses And Roses (Das Rosas)Pablo Today 2312-101
2. 60340 916The Day It Rained (Chuva)-
Danilo Caymmi, Paulo Jobim, flute; Edson Frederico, piano, arranger; Jose Roberto Bertrami, electric piano, organ, rhythm arranger; Milton Nascimento, acoustic guitar, vocals; Nelson Angelo, electric guitar; Novelli, electric bass; Robertinho Silva, drums #1,3; Sarah Vaughan, vocals.
1. 60341 262Empty Faces (Vera Cruz)-
2. 60340 797Courage (Coragem)-
3. 60341 076Bridges (Travessia)Pablo Today PACD-2312-101-2
Edson Frederico, piano, arranger; Jose Roberto Bertrami, electric piano, organ, rhythm arranger; Dori Caymmi, acoustic guitar #2; Ariovaldo, Chico Batera, percussion; Sarah Vaughan, vocals.
1. 60341 262I Live To Love You (Marrer De Amor)Pablo Today 2312-101
2. -Like A Lover (Cantador)-
* Pablo Today 2312-101   Sarah Vaughan - I Love Brazil!   1979
= Pablo Today PACD-2312-101-2   -

Milt Jackson And His Colleagues

Milt Jackson, vibes; Cedar Walton, piano; John Collins, guitar #2; Vaughn Andre, guitar #7; Ray Brown, bass; Billy Higgins, drums #1,3,6-8; Frank Severino, drums #2.
Kendun Recording, Burbank, CA, December 12, 1977;
Filmways/Heider Recording, Los Angeles, CA, January 20, 1978;
Group IV Studios, Los Angeles, CA, January 21, 1980
1.Blues For RobertaPablo 2310-842
2.Groovin'-
3.How Are You-
4.Slow Boat To China-
5.I Cover The Waterfront-
6.The Rev-
7.Tour Angel-
8.Blues For Tomi-Oka-
* Pablo 2310-842   Milt Jackson And His Colleagues - Bags' Bag   1980
= Pablo PACD-2310-842-2   -   1988
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-935-2   Milt Jackson, Ray Brown, Cedar Walton - Bags' Bag   1997

Louis Bellson And The Explosion Orchestra

Cat Anderson, Conte Candoli, Walt Johnson, Ron King, Bobby Shew, trumpet; Nick DiMaio, Dana Hughes, Alan Kaplan, Bob Payne, trombone; Dick Spencer, alto sax, piccolo; Ted Nash, alto sax, flute; Don Menza, tenor sax; Pete Christlieb, tenor sax, piccolo; Andy Mackintosh, baritone sax; Nat Pierce, Ross Tompkins, piano; Grant Geissman, guitar; John Heard, bass; Joel Di Bartolo, electric bass; Louie Bellson, drums; John Arnold, Gene Estes, percussion.
Group IV Studios, Los Angeles, CA, December 21, 22 & 23, 1977
Sunshine SwingPablo 2310-813
Mid-Eastern Spango-
Night Birds-
Feels So Good-
The Hawk Talks-
Rich Outing-
Niles Blues-
Numero Uno-
* Pablo 2310-813   Louie Bellson & The "Explosion" Orchestra - Sunshine Rock   1978

Mary Lou Williams

Mary Lou Williams, piano, vocals #7; Buster Williams as Butch Williams, bass; Cynthia Tyson, vocals #1,15.
RCA Studios, NYC, December 27, 1977
1.The BluesPablo 2310-819
2.N.G. Blues-
3.Dirge Blues-
4.Baby Bear Boogie-
5.Turtle Speed Blues-
6.Blues For Peter-
7.My Mama Pinned A Rose On Me-
8.Prelude To Prism-
9.Prism-
10.What's Your Story Morning Glory-
11.Prelude To Love Roots-
12.Love Roots-
13.Rhythmic Pattern-
14.J.B.'s Waltz-
15.The Blues-
16.No Title Blues-
17.Syl-O-GismOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD-1108-2
* Pablo 2310-819   Mary Lou Williams - My Mama Pinned A Rose On Me   1978
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1108-2   -   2005

1978 (5th anniversary)

Milt Jackson + Count Basie + The Big Band

Lyn Biviano, Sonny Cohn, Pete Minger, Wayman Reed, trumpet; Bill Hughes, Mel Wanzo, Fred Wesley, Dennis Wilson, trombone; Eric Dixon, Charlie Fowlkes, Kenny Hing, Bobby Plater, Danny Turner, sax; Milt Jackson, vibes; Count Basie, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; John Clayton, bass; Butch Miles, drums.
Group IV Studios, Los Angeles, CA, January 18, 1978
The ComebackPablo 2310-822
Basie-
Corner Pocket-
Lady In Lace-
Blues For Joe Turner-
Good Time Blues-
Lil' Darlin'-
Big Stuff-
Blue And Sentimental-
Corner Pocket (alternate take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-740-2
same session.
9:20 SpecialPablo 2310-823
Moonlight Becomes You-
Shiny Stockings-
Blues For Me-
Every Tub-
Easy Does It-
Lena And Lenny-
Sunny Side Of The Street-
Back To The Apple-
I'll Always Be In Love With You-
* Pablo 2310-822   Milt Jackson + Count Basie + The Big Band, Vol. 1   1978
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-740-2   -   1992
* Pablo 2310-823   Milt Jackson + Count Basie + The Big Band, Vol. 2   1978
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-741-2   -   1992

Milt Jackson Sings And Plays

Plas Johnson, tenor sax #3; Cedar Walton, piano; Michael Lang, Ian Underwood, synthesizer #2,7,9; Dennis Budimer, guitar #1-3,8,10; John Collins, guitar #4-7,9; Ray Brown, bass; Billy Higgins, drums #1-3,8,10; Frank Severino, drums #4-7,9; Milt Jackson, leader, vocals, vibes.
Heider Filmways, Los Angeles, CA, January 20 & September 18 & 19, 1978
1.Ain't MisbehavingPablo 2310-832
2.Don't Worry 'Bout Me-
3.I've Got The Blues-
4.Heartstrings-
5.Roll 'Em Pete-
6.Yes Sir, That's My Baby-
7.I've Grown Accustomed To Her Face-
8.I've Got It Bad And That Ain't Good-
9.Someone I Love-
10.Parking Lot Blues-
* Pablo 2310-832   Milt Jackson Sings And Plays - Soul Believer   1979
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-686-2   -   1992

Ella Fitzgerald

Al Aarons, Carroll Lewis, Shorty Sherock, Charles Turner, trumpet; J.J. Johnson, Dick Noel, Bill Watrous, trombone; Christopher Riddle, bass trombone; Harry Klee, Wilbur Schwartz, flute; Norman Benno, Gordon Schoneberg, oboe; Don Christlieb, Bobby Tricarico, bassoon; Mahlon Clark, Bill Green, clarinet; Paul Smith, piano; Ralph Grasso, guitar; John Heard, bass; Louie Bellson, drums; Ella Fitzgerald, vocals; Nelson Riddle, conductor.
Group IV Studios, Los Angeles, CA, February 13, 1978;
MGM Studios, Los Angeles, CA, June 9, 1972
Dream DancingPablo 2310-814
I've Got You Under My Skin-
I Concentrate On You-
My Heart Belongs To Daddy-
Love For Sale-
So Near And Yet So Far-
Down In The Depths-
After You-
Just One Of Those Things-
I Get A Kick Out Of You-
All Of You-
Anything Goes-
At Long Last Love-
C'est Magnifique-
Without Love-
* Pablo 2310-814   Ella Fitzgerald & Cole Porter - Dream Dancing   1978
= Pablo PACD-2310-814-2   -   1987
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1072-2   -

Count Basie - Oscar Peterson Quartet

Count Basie, Oscar Peterson, piano; John Heard, bass; Louis Bellson, drums.
Group IV Studios, Los Angeles, CA, February 21, 1978
Blues For RoyPablo 2310-923
Teach Me Tonight-
Yessir, That's My Baby-
Tea For Two-
Joe Turner-
Blues For C.T.-
After You've Gone-
Poor Butterfly-
Sweet LorrainePablo PACD-2310-925-2
* Pablo 2310-923   Yessir, That's My Baby   1986
= Pablo PACD-2310-923-2   Count Basie, Oscar Peterson - Yessir, That's My Baby   1987
* Pablo PACD-2310-925-2   Basie And Friends   1988

Count Basie - Oscar Peterson Quartet

Count Basie, piano, organ; Oscar Peterson, acoustic, electric piano; John Heard, bass; Louie Bellson, drums.
Group IV Studios, Los Angeles, CA, February 21 & 22, 1978
Night RiderPablo 2310-843
Memories Of You-
9:20 Special-
Sweet Lorraine-
It's A Wonderful World-
Blues For Pamela-
Count Basie, Oscar Peterson, piano; John Heard, bass; Louie Bellson, drums.
I'm Confessin' (That I Love You)Pablo 2310-896
Soft Winds-
Rent Party-
Indiana-
Hey, Raymond-
After You've Gone-
That's The One-
* Pablo 2310-843   Count Basie & Oscar Peterson - Night Rider   1980
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-688-2   -   1992
* Pablo 2310-896   Count Basie Meets Oscar Peterson - The Timekeepers   1983
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-790-2   -   1993

The Ray Bryant Trio

Ray Bryant, piano; Sam Jones, bass; Grady Tate, drums.
RCA Studios, NYC, April 10, 1978
Stick With ItPablo 2310-820
All Blues-
C Jam Blues-
Please Send Me Someone To Love-
Jumpin' With Symphony Sid-
Blues Changes-
Billie's Bounce-
* Pablo 2310-820   The Ray Bryant Trio - All Blues   1978
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-863-2   -   1995

Zoot Sims Quartet

Zoot Sims, tenor sax; Jimmy Rowles, piano; George Mraz, bass; Jackie Williams, drums.
NYC, April 10 & 11, 1978
Easy LivingPablo 2310-942
That Old Devil Called Love-
Some Other Spring-
I Cover The Waterfront-
You Go To My Head-
I Cried For You-
Body And Soul-
Travelin' Light-
You're My Thrill-
No More-
My Man-
* Pablo 2310-942, PACD-2310-942-2   Zoot Sims - For Lady Day   1991

Sarah Vaughan

Oscar Peterson, piano; Joe Pass, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Louie Bellson, drums; Sarah Vaughan, vocals.
Group IV Studios, Los Angeles, CA, April 25, 1978
I've Got The World On A StringPablo 2310-821
Midnight Sun-
How Long Has This Been Going On-
You're Blase-
Easy Living-
More Than You Know-
My Old Flame-
Teach Me Tonight-
Body And Soul-
When Your Lover Has Gone-
Teach Me Tonight (alternate take)Pablo Today PACD-2312-144-2
* Pablo 2310-821   Sarah Vaughan - How Long Has This Been Going On?   1978
= Pablo PACD-2310-821-2   -   1987
* Pablo Today PACD-2312-144-2   Sarah Vaughan - Linger Awhile: Live At Newport And More   1999

Joe Pass And Paulinho Da Costa

Don Grusin, keyboards; Oscar Castro Neves, Joe Pass, guitar; Octavio Bailly, bass; Claudio Slon, drums; Paulinho Da Costa, percussion.
Los Angeles, CA, May 8, 1978
CorcovadoPablo 2310-824
Tears (Razao De Viver)-
Wave-
Voce (You)-
If You Went Away-
Que Que Ha-
The Gentle Rain (Chuva Delicada)-
Barquinho-
Luciana-
I Live To Love-
* Pablo 2310-824   Joe Pass And Paulinho Da Costa - Tudo Bem!   1978
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-685-2   -   1992

Count Basie And His Orchestra

Sonny Cohn, Pete Minger, Waymon Reed, Nolan Smith, trumpet; Mel Wanzo, Fred Wesley, Dennis Wilson, trombone; Bill Hughes, bass trombone; Danny Turner, alto sax; Bobby Plater, alto sax, flute; Kenny Hing, tenor sax; Eric Dixon, tenor sax, flute; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Count Basie, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; John Clayton, bass; Butch Miles, drums; Dennis Roland, vocals.
"Shimin Kaikan", Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, Japan, May 21, 1978
The Heat's OnPablo Live 2308-246
Freckle Face-
Ja-Da-
Things Ain't What They Used To Be-
A Bit Of This And A Bit Of That-
All Of Me-
Shiny Stockings-
Left Hand Funk-
John The III-
Basie-
Black Velvet-
Jumpin' At The Woodside-
* Pablo Live 2308-246   Count Basie - Live In Japan '78   1985
= Pablo Live PACD-2308-246-2   -

The Monty Alexander 7

Monty Alexander, piano; Ernest Ranglin, guitar; Andy Simpkins, bass; Roger Bethelmy, Duffy Jackson, drums; Vince Charles, steel drums; Larry McDonald, percussion.
Group IV Studios, Los Angeles, CA, June 15 & 16, 1978
AccompongPablo 2310-826
Slippery-
Sugar Loaf At Twilight-
Weekend In L.A.-
Jamento-
Mango Rengue-
* Pablo 2310-826   The Monty Alexander 7 - Jamento   1978
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-904-2   Monty Alexander 7 - Jamento   1996

Ella Fitzgerald

Jackie Davis, organ; Louie Bellson, drums; Ella Fitzgerald, vocals.
Los Angeles, CA, June 19 & 20, 1978
I'm Walkin'Pablo 2310-825
All Or Nothing At All-
I Never Had A Chance-
I Cried For You (Now It's Your Turn To Cry Over Me)-
What Will I Tell My Heart-
Since I Fell For You-
And The Angels Sing-
I'm Confessin' (That I Love You)-
Mack The Knife-
That's My Desire-
I'm In The Mood For Love-
* Pablo 2310-825   Ella - Lady Time   1978
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-864-2   Ella Fitzgerald - Lady Time   1995

Joe Turner

Joe Banks, trumpet; Bob Smith, alto sax; Bill Clark, Hollis Gilmore, tenor sax; Lloyd Glenn, piano; Pee Wee Crayton, Evan Walker, guitar; Bill Walker, electric bass; Charles Randall, drums; Frederick Woods, congas; Joe Turner, vocals.
Group IV Studios, Los Angeles, CA, June 22, 1978
Rocks In My BedPablo 2310-863
So Long-
Howlin' Wind-
Woman You Must Be Crazy-
How Come My Dog Don't Bark-
Long Way From HomePablo 2310-943
Somebody Loves Me-
Love Is Like A Faucet-
* Pablo 2310-863   Have No Fear Joe Turner Is Here   1981
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-905-2   -   1996
* Pablo 2310-943, PACD-2310-943-2   Joe Turner - Stormy Monday   1991

Mary Lou Williams Solo

Mary Lou Williams, piano.
"Montreux Jazz Festival", Montreux, Switzerland, July 16, 1978
Medley: The Lord Is Heavy / Fandangle / Old Fashioned Slow Blues / For The Figs / Baby Bear Boogie / Roll 'EmPablo Live 2308-218
Over The Rainbow-
Offertory Meditation-
Tea For Two-
Concerto Alone At Montreux-
Little Joe From Chicago-
The Man I Love-
What's Your Story, Morning Glory-
Honeysuckle Rose-
* Pablo Live 2308-218   Mary Lou Williams - Solo Recital Montreux Jazz Festival 1978   1979
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-962-2   -   1998

Zoot Sims Quartet

Zoot Sims, tenor sax; Jimmy Rowles, piano; George Mraz, bass; Mousie Alexander, drums.
RCA Studios, NYC, September 18 & 19, 1978
Dream DancingPablo 2310-831; Prestige PRCD-24203-2
Old Devil MoonPablo 2310-831
Blues For Louise-
Jitterbug Waltz-
You Go To My Head-
Blue Prelude-
Comes Love-
You're My Thrill-
* Pablo 2310-831   Zoot Sims - Warm Tenor   1979
= Pablo PACD-2310-831-2   -
* Prestige PRCD-24203-2   Various Artists - The Jazz Giants Play Cole Porter - Night And Day

Louie Bellson Jam With Blue Mitchell

Blue Mitchell, trumpet, flugelhorn; Pete Christlieb, tenor sax; Emil Richards, vibes, congas, bells, gong; Ross Tompkins, piano, Fender Rhodes piano; Bob Bain, electric, acoustic guitar; Gary Pratt, bass, electric Fender bass; Louie Bellson, leader, drums.
Group IV Studios, Los Angeles, CA, September 28 & 29, 1978
Melody For ThelmaPablo 2310-838
Stein On Vine-
Shave Tail-
Gonga Din-
I Wonder Why-
Ballad Medley: All The Way Home / Time To Ride A Moonbeam / Bye Bye To All Birds-
Blue Invasion-
A Gush Of Periwinkles-
* Pablo 2310-838   Louie Bellson Jam   1979
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-802-2   Louie Bellson Jam With Blue Mitchell   1994

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson, piano; Joe Pass, guitar; Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen, bass.
"Salle Pleyel", Paris, France, October 5, 1978
Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm GonePablo Live 2620-112
Who Can I Turn To-
Benny's Bugle-
Soft Winds-
Goodbye-
Place St. Henri-
Medley: Manha De Carnaval / If-
Ornithology-
Blue Lou-
How Long Has This Been Going On-
Gentle Tears-
Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be)-
Samba De Orfeu-
Donna Lee-
Sweet Georgia Brown-
* Pablo Live 2620-112   Oscar Peterson, Joe Pass, Niels Pedersen - The Paris Concert - Salle Pleyel, 1978   1979
= Pablo Live 2PACD-2620-112-2   -   1993

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson, piano; John Heard, bass; Louis Bellson, drums.
"Royal Festival Hall", London, England, October 21, 1978
It's A Wonderful WorldPablo Live 2620-111
People-
Ain't Misbehavin'-
Jitterbug Waltz-
Pennies From Heaven-
I Get Along Without You Very Well-
Sweet Georgia Brown-
Falling In Love With Love-
Hogtown Blues-
Emily-
Satin Doll-
Duke Ellington Medley: I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good) / Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me / C Jam Blues / Lush Life / Take The "A" Train / Caravan-
Cute-
* Pablo Live 2620-111   Oscar Peterson, Louis Bellson, John Heard - The London Concert - Royal Festival Hall, 1978   1979
= Pablo Live 2PACD-2620-111-2   -   1993

Joe Pass - Niels Henning Orsted Pedersen Duo

Joe Pass, guitar; Niels Henning Orsted Pedersen, bass.
Chappell Recording Studios, London, England, November 19, 1978
Have You Met Miss JonesPablo 2310-830
Oleo-
Lover Man-
L5 Blues-
Come Rain Or Come Shine-
Quiet Nights Of Quiet Stars-
Tricrotism-
Old Folks-
Yardbird Suite-
In Your Own Sweet Way-
* Pablo 2310-830   Joe Pass And Niels Henning Orsted Pedersen - Chops   1979
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-786-2   Joe Pass, Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen - Chops   1993

Zoot Sims - Rune Gustafsson Quintet

Zoot Sims, tenor sax; Rune Gustafsson, Bucky Pizzarelli, guitar; George Mraz, bass; Peter Donald, drums.
NYC, November 28 & 29, 1978
The Sweetest SoundsPablo Today 2312-106
Goodbye Yellow Brick Road-
Stompin' At The Savoy-
My Favorite Things-
Waters Of March (Aguas De Marco)-
Indentation-
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You-
A Song For You-
* Pablo Today 2312-106   Zoot Sims, Rune Gustafsson - The Sweetest Sounds   1979

Louie Bellson Drum Explosion Orchestra

Conte Candoli, Walter Johnson, Ron King, Bobby Shew, Snooky Young, trumpet; William C. Booth, Gil Falco, Dana Hughes, Alan Kaplan, Robert Payne, trombone; Pete Christlieb, Andy Mackintosh, Don Menza, Joe Romano, Richard Spencer, sax; Ross Tompkins, piano; Grant Geissman, guitar; Joel Di Bartolo, bass; Louie Bellson, drums, arranger, composer; John E. Arnold, Robert Zimmitti, percussion.
Heider Filmways, Los Angeles, CA, December 11, 12 & 13, 1978
The Matterhorn Suite For Drums In Four Movements: First Movement-EntrancePablo 2310-834
The Matterhorn Suite For Drums In Four Movements: Second Movement-The Knuf Brothers (Contemporary)-
The Matterhorn Suite For Drums In Four Movements: Third Movement-Conversations (Triangles/Jazz Trumpets)-
The Matterhorn Suite For Drums In Four Movements: Fourth Movement-Then And Now (Drum Solo/Jazz Saxes/Bellson's Solo/Finale)-
War Bird-
* Pablo 2310-834   The Louie Bellson Drum Explosion - Matterhorn   1979
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1096-2   The Louis Bellson Drum Explosion - Matterhorn   2003

John Haley Sims - Harry Sweets Edison Quintet

Harry Sweets Edison, trumpet; Zoot Sims as John Haley Sims, tenor sax; Roger Kellaway, piano; John Heard, bass; Jimmie Smith, drums.
Group IV Studios, Los Angeles, CA, December 18 & 20, 1978
Nature BoyPablo 2310-841; Pablo Today 2310-890
How Deep Is The OceanPablo 2310-841
My Heart Belongs To Daddy-
I Understand-
Just Friends-
Blue SkiesPablo 2310-841; Prestige PRCD-24194-2
Until Tonight (Mauve)Pablo 2310-841
A Little Tutu-
* Pablo 2310-841   John Haley Sims, Harry Sweets Edison - Just Friends   1980
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-499, OJCCD-499-2   Zoot Sims, Harry "Sweets" Edison - Just Friends   1990
* Pablo Today 2310-890   Various Artists - Jazz Dance   1983
* Prestige PRCD-24194-2   Various Artists - The Jazz Giants Play Irving Berlin - Soft Lights And Sweet Music