Pete La Roca Catalog

1965 (age 27)

Pete La Roca - Basra  (Blue Note BLP 4205)

Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Steve Kuhn, piano; Steve Swallow, bass; Pete La Roca, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 19, 1965
1576 tk.8Candu
1577 tk.15Malaguena
1578 tk.16Basra
1579 tk.18Lazy Afternoon
1580 tk.19Eiderdown
1581 tk.20Tears Come From Heaven
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84205, B1-32091, CDP 7243 8 32091 2 5.


Pete La Roca's Turkish Women At The Bath  (Douglas SD 782)

John Gilmore, sax; Chick Corea, piano; Walter Booker, bass; Pete La Roca, percussion.
Impact Sound Studios, NYC, May 25, 1967
Turkish Women At The Bath
The Dancing Girl
Love Planet
Sin Street
And So
** also issued on Muse MR 5011 entitled "Chick Corea - Bliss!". 32 Jazz 32052 entitled "Pete (La Roca) Sims - Turkish Women At The Bath".

1997 (age 59)

Pete (LaRoca) Sims - Swingtime  (Blue Note CDP 7243 8 54876 2 0)

Jimmy Owens, trumpet; Dave Liebman or Lance Bryant, soprano sax; Ricky Ford, tenor sax; George Cables, piano; Santi Debriano, bass; Pete (LaRoca) Sims, drums.
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, February 28 & March 1, 1997
Body And Soul
Susan's Waltz
Tomorrow's Expectations
Nihon Bashi
The Candyman
Amandas Song