Prestige Records Discography: 1973

1973

Hampton Hawes

Chache (Oscar Brashear), trumpet, flugelhorn #1,2,4,5,7; Hadley Caliman, soprano, tenor sax #1,2,4,5,7; Hampton Hawes, piano, electric piano, ARP synthesizer; George Walker, guitar #1-5,7; Nyimbu (Henry Franklin), bass, electric bass; Ndugu (Leon Chancler), drums.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, January 16, 17 and 18, 1973

1.Blues For WallsPrestige PRST-10060
2.Sun Dance-
3.Hamp's Collard Green Blues-
4.Brother Brantley-
5.Rain Forest-
6.Carmel-
7.Me-ho-

* Prestige PRST-10060   Hampton Hawes - Blues For Walls   1973

Leon Spencer

Jon Faddis, Victor Paz, trumpet; Seldon Powell, flute, tenor sax; Frank Wess, flute, baritone sax; Leon Spencer, organ; Ernest Hayes, electric piano; Joe Beck, guitar; George Duvivier, bass; Grady Tate, drums; Frank Wess, conductor; Ed Bogas, arranger.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 26, 1973

SuperstitionPrestige PRST-10063
Give Me Your Love-
Keeper Of The Castle-
Trouble Man-

Leon Spencer, organ; Joe Beck, guitar; Grady Tate, drums.

The Price A Po' Man's Got To Pay-

* Prestige PRST-10063   Leon Spencer - Where I'm Coming From   1973

Maynard Parker

Buddy Lucas, tenor sax, harmonica #1; Ernest Hayes, electric piano, organ; Maynard Parker, guitar; George Duvivier, bass; Jimmy Johnson, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 2, 1973

1.The World Is A GhettoPrestige PRST-10054
2.Killing Me Softly With His Song-
3.Midnight Rider-
4.Freedom Jazz Dance-

* Prestige PRST-10054   Maynard Parker - Midnight Rider   1973

Charles Earland

Jon Faddis, Victor Paz, Joe Shepley, Richard Williams, trumpet, flugelhorn; Garnett Brown, trombone; Jack Jeffers, trombone, tuba; Billy Harper, tenor sax, alto flute; Seldon Powell, baritone sax, alto flute; Charles Earland, organ, electric piano, soprano sax, percussion; Stuart Scharf, acoustic guitar; Jack Turner, guitar, percussion; Darryl Washington, drums, percussion; Larry Killian, congas; Charles Earland, arranger.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 14, 1973

Charles IIIPrestige 45-761, PRST-10061
Girl, You Need A Change Of Mind-

Joe Lee Wilson, vocal; replaces Scharf.

Auburn DelightPrestige PRST-10061

omit Killian, Wilson.

My Favorite Things-

* Prestige PRST-10061   Charles Earland - Charles III   1973
* Prestige 45-761   Charles Earland - Charles III / Girl You Need A Change Of Mind   1973

Oscar Peterson - Stephane Grappelli Quartet

Stephane Grappelli, violin; Oscar Peterson, piano; Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

Paris, France, February 22 and 23, 1973

Them There EyesAmerica (F) 30 AM 6129; Prestige P-24041
Flamingo-
Makin' Whoopee-
Looking At You-
Walking My Baby Back HomeAmerica (F) 30 AM 6129; Prestige P-24041, P-24052
My One And Only LoveAmerica (F) 30 AM 6129; Prestige P-24041
Thou Swell-
I Won't DanceAmerica (F) 30 AM 6131; Prestige P-24041
The Folk Who Live On The Hill-
Autumn Leaves-
My Heart Stood Still-
Blues For Musidisc-
If I Had You-

* America (F) 30 AM 6129   Oscar Peterson - Stephane Grappelli Vol. 1   1973
* Prestige P-24041   Oscar Peterson Featuring Stephane Grappelli   1974
* Prestige P-24052   Various Artists - Piano Giants Vol. I   1975
* America (F) 30 AM 6131   Oscar Peterson - Stephane Grappelli Vol. 2   1973

Rusty Bryant

Rusty Bryant, alto, tenor sax; Hank Jones, electric piano; Joe Beck, Hugh McCracken, guitar; Tony Levin, bass, electric bass; Steve Gadd, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 9, 1973

For The Good TimesPrestige P-10073
Killing Me Softly-
The Last One Out-
Appalachian Green-
A Night In Tunisia-
Looking Through The Eyes Of Love-
Theme From Deep Throat-

* Prestige P-10073   Rusty Bryant - For The Good Times   1973

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Woody Shaw, trumpet; Carter Jefferson, tenor sax #1,3-6, soprano sax #2; Cedar Walton, electric, acoustic piano; Michael Howell, guitar #2-4; Mickey Bass, bass; Art Blakey, drums; Tony Waters, congas; Jon Hendricks, vocal #1,5.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, March, 1973

1.Moanin'Prestige PRST-10067
2.A Chant For Bu-
3.One For Trane-
4.Mission Eternal-
5.Along Came Betty-
6.Gertrude's Bounce-

Woody Shaw, trumpet; Steve Turley, trombone #2,3; Carter Jefferson, tenor sax; Cedar Walton, electric, acoustic piano; Michael Howell, guitar #6; Mickey Bass, bass; Art Blakey, drums; Tony Waters, congas.

1.I'm Not So SurePrestige P-10076
2.Love: For The One You Can't Have-
3.Fantasy In D-
4.Anthenagin-
5.Without A Song-
6.Along Came Betty-

* Prestige PRST-10067   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Buhaina   1973
* Prestige P-10076   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Anthenagin   1973

Dizzy Gillespie Sextet

Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet; Johnny Griffin, tenor sax #4,6,9; Kenny Drew, piano; Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums; Humberto Canto, congas.

Paris, France, April 13, 1973

1.Stella By StarlightAmerica (F) 30 AM 6133
2.I Waited For You-
3.Girl Of My Dreams-
4.Fiesta Mo-Jo-
5.Serenity-
6.MantecaAmerica (F) 30 AM 6135
7.Alone Together-
8.Brother 'K'-
9.Wheatleigh Hall-

* America (F) 30 AM 6133   Dizzy Gillespie - The Giant   1973
= Prestige P-24047   -   1975
* America (F) 30 AM 6135   Dizzy Gillespie - The Source   1973
= Prestige P-24047   Dizzy Gillespie - The Giant   1975

Gene Ammons - Sonny Stitt Quintet

Sonny Stitt, alto, tenor sax; Gene Ammons, tenor sax; Cedar Walton, piano; Sam Jones, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

"The Left Bank Jazz Society", "Famous Ballroom", Baltimore, MD, June 24, 1973

Blue 'N' BoogiePrestige PRCD-11019-2
Stringin' The Jug-
God Bless The Child-
Autumn In New York-
Ugetsu-
Bye Bye Blackbird-

Sonny Stitt, alto, tenor sax; Gene Ammons, tenor sax; Cedar Walton, piano; Sam Jones, bass; Billy Higgins, drums; Etta Jones, vocal.

Just In TimePrestige PRCD-11022-2
They Can't Take That Away From Me-
Theme From Love Story-
Exactly Like You-
Don't Go To Strangers-
Autumn Leaves-
Blues Up And Down-

* Prestige PRCD-11019-2   Gene Ammons, Sonny Stitt - God Bless Jug And Sonny
* Prestige PRCD-11022-2   Gene Ammons, Sonny Stitt - Left Bank Encores

Gary Bartz Ntu Troop

Gary Bartz, soprano sax, sopranino, alto sax, voice, electric piano, percussion; Stafford James, bass, electric bass, voice, percussion; Howard King, drums, voice, percussion; + Hubert Eaves, electric piano; Hector Centeno, guitar; Gary Bartz, vocal #2.

CI Recording, NYC, June, 1973

1.Dr. Follow's DancePrestige 45-760, PRST-10068, PRCD-24181-2
2.Standin' On The Corner-

* Prestige PRST-10068   Gary Bartz Ntu Troop - Follow, The Medicine Man   1973
* Prestige PRCD-24181-2   Gary Bartz Ntu Troop - Juju Street Songs   1997
* Prestige 45-760   Gary Bartz - Standin' On The Corner / Dr. Follow's Dance   1973

Hampton Hawes Trio

Hampton Hawes, electric, acoustic piano; Bob Cranshaw, electric bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

"Montreux Jazz Festival", Montreux, Switzerland, July 7, 1973

Playin' In The YardPrestige P-10077
Double Trouble-
Pink Peaches-
De De-
Stella By Starlight-

* Prestige P-10077   Hampton Hawes - Playin' In The Yard   1973
= Prestige PRCD-24278-2   Hampton Hawes - Northern Windows Plus   2003

Gene Ammons And Friends

Gene Ammons, tenor sax; Hampton Hawes, electric piano; Bob Cranshaw, electric bass; Kenny Clarke, drums; Kenneth Nash, congas; and Nat Adderley, cornet #5; Cannonball Adderley, alto sax #5; Dexter Gordon, tenor sax #5.

"Montreux Jazz Festival", Montreux, Switzerland, July 7, 1973

1.Yardbird SuitePrestige P-10078
2.Since I Fell For You-
3.New Sonny's Blues-
4.Sophisticated Lady-
5.'Treux Bleu-

* Prestige P-10078   Gene Ammons And Friends At Montreux   1973
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1023-2   Gene Ammons And Friends At Montreux With Dexter Gordon & Cannonball Adderley   1999

Dexter Gordon Quartet

Dexter Gordon, tenor sax; Hampton Hawes, electric, acoustic piano; Bob Cranshaw, electric bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

"Montreux Jazz Festival", Montreux, Switzerland, July 7, 1973

Gingerbread BoyPrestige P-10079, PRCD-11003-2
Blues A La SuissePrestige P-10079
Some Other Spring-
Secret Love-

* Prestige P-10079   Dexter Gordon - Blues A La Suisse   1974
* Prestige PRCD-11003-2   Dexter Gordon Plays The Blues - Blue Dex

Gary Bartz Ntu Troop

Gary Bartz, soprano, alto sax, vocal; Hubert Eaves, electric, acoustic piano; Stafford James, electric, acoustic bass; Howard King, drums; Gary Bartz, arranger.

"Montreux Jazz Festival", Montreux, Switzerland, July 7, 1973

Nommo-The Majick SongPrestige P-66001
Sifa Zote-
Jujuman-
Bertha Baptist-
Don't Fight That Feeling-
Mama's Soul-

same session.

I've Known Rivers-
The Warriors' Song-
Uhuru Sassa-
Dr. Follow's Dance-
Peace And Love-

* Prestige P-66001   Gary Bartz Ntu Troop - I've Known Rivers And Other Bodies   1973
= Prestige PRCD-66001-2   -   2003

Ivan "Boogaloo Joe" Jones

Dave Hubbard, soprano, tenor sax, percussion; Bobby Knowles, organ; Sonny Phillips, electric piano; Ivan "Boogaloo Joe" Jones, guitar; Ron Carter, bass, electric bass; Bud Kelly, drums, percussion; Jimmy Johnson, percussion.

Broadway Recording Studios, NYC, July 25, 1973

Black WhipPrestige P-10072
My Love-
Freak Off-
Daniel-
The Ballad Of Mad Dogs And Englishmen-
Crank Me Up-

* Prestige P-10072   Ivan "Boogaloo Joe" Jones - Black Whip   1973

Funk, Inc.

Gene Barr, tenor sax; Bobby Watley, organ; Steve Weakley, guitar; Jimmy Munford, drums; Cecil Hunt, congas; Jimmy Munford, Bobby Watley, lead vocal; Gene Barr, talking; special thanks to Ollie Mitchell, Allen De Rienzo, trumpet; George Bohanon, trombone; Jackie Kelso, tenor, baritone sax; Don Peake, guitar; Johnny Watson, electric bass; David Axelrod, arranger.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, July, 1973

Message From The MetersPrestige P-10071
Goodbye, So LongPrestige 45-762, P-10071; Fantasy FCD-9685-2
The Hill Where The Lord HidesPrestige P-10071
Honey, I Love You-
Just Don't Mean A ThingPrestige 45-762, P-10071
I'm Going To Love YouPrestige P-10071

* Prestige P-10071   Funk, Inc. - Superfunk   1973
* Fantasy FCD-9685-2   David Axelrod - The Axelrod Chronicles
* Prestige 45-762   Funk, Inc. - Goodbye So Long / Just Don't Mean A Thing   1973

Gene Ammons

Gene Ammons, tenor sax; with Allen De Rienzo, Snooky Young, trumpet; George Bohanon, trombone; Prince Lasha, alto flute #2,3; Bill Green, Jay Migliori, alto flute, flute, alto sax; Jim Horn, alto flute, flute, baritone sax; George Duke, keyboards; Michael Howell, electric, acoustic guitar; Don Peake, electric, acoustic guitar #1,2,4,5,7; Walter Booker, bass #3,6; Carol Kaye, electric bass #1,2,4,5,7; Johnny Guerin, drums #1,2,4,5,7; Roy McCurdy, drums #3,6; Kenneth Nash, percussion #1,2,4,5,7; David Axelrod, arranger, conductor.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, October, 1973;
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, February and April, 1974

1.CantaroPrestige P-10080; Fantasy FCD-9685-2
2.BrasswindPrestige P-10080
3.SolitarioPrestige P-10080; Fantasy FCD-9685-2
4.CaribaPrestige P-10080
5.Once I Loved-
6.'Round Midnight-
7.Rozzie-

* Prestige P-10080   Gene Ammons - Brasswind   1974
* Fantasy FCD-9685-2   David Axelrod - The Axelrod Chronicles

Gene Ammons - Sonny Stitt Quintet

Gene Ammons, tenor sax #1,2; Sonny Stitt, tenor sax #2,3; Junior Mance, acoustic piano; Sam Jones, bass; Mickey Roker, drums.

CI Recording, NYC, November 20 and 21, 1973

1.I'll Close My EyesPrestige P-10100
2.One For Amos-
3.For All We Know-

* Prestige P-10100   Gene Ammons, Sonny Stitt - Together Again For The Last Time   1976

Charles Earland

Jon Faddis, Eddie Henderson, Danny Moore, Victor Paz, trumpet, flugelhorn; Wayne Andre, trombone; Dave Hubbard, alto flute, soprano, tenor sax; Charles Earland, organ, electric piano, ARP synthesizer #1-6,8,9, soprano sax #7; Patrick Gleeson, synthesizer; Cornell Dupree, Mark Elf, Keith Loving, guitar; Mervin Bronson, electric bass; Billy Hart, left side drums; Daryll Washington, right side drums, tympani; Larry Killian, percussion; Charles Earland, composer.

CI Recording, NYC, November, 1973

1.Betty's ThemePrestige P-10082
2.Never Ending Melody-
3.Grasshopper-
4.Shanty Blues-
5.Weedhopper-
6.Razor J.-
7.Snake-
8.Kungfusion-
9.Incense Of Essence-

* Prestige P-10082   Charles Earland - The Dynamite Brothers (Soundtrack)   1974

Ntu With Gary Bartz

Gary Bartz, clarinet, soprano, alto sax, mouth harp, synthesizer, percussion, vocal; Hubert Eaves, electric, acoustic piano, Clavinet; Maynard Parker, guitar; James Benjamin, electric bass; Howard King, drums; with Hector Centeno, guitar; Kenneth Nash, percussion #2.

CI Recording, NYC, November, 1973

1.I Don't CarePrestige P-10083
2.Nation Time-

* Prestige P-10083   Ntu With Gary Bartz - Singerella-A Ghetto Fairy Tale   1974

Gene Ammons - Sonny Stitt Sextet

Gene Ammons, tenor sax; Sonny Stitt, tenor sax #1,3; Junior Mance, acoustic piano #1,2, electric piano #3; Sam Jones, bass; Ajaramu J. Shelton, drums; Warren Smith, percussion #1,3.

CI Recording, NYC, December 10, 1973

1.SaxificationPrestige P-10100
2.The More I See You-
3.The Window Pain-

* Prestige P-10100   Gene Ammons, Sonny Stitt - Together Again For The Last Time   1976

Charles Earland

Eddie Henderson, trumpet #1,4; Freddie Hubbard, trumpet, flugelhorn; Dave Hubbard, alto flute, soprano, tenor sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Charles Earland, organ, ARP synthesizer, Moog synthesizer #1,2,4,5, Clavinet #3; Dr. Patrick Gleeson, ARP synthesizer, Moog synthesizer; Mark Elf, guitar; Eddie Arkin, guitar #1,3,4; Greg Crockett, guitar #2; Harvey Mason, drums #1,2,4,5; Brian Brake, drums #3; Larry Killian, percussion; Rudy Copeland, vocal #1.

Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, December 11, 12 and 13, 1973;
Different Fur Trading Co., San Francisco, CA, February, 1974

1.Leaving This PlanetPrestige 45-763, P-66002, MPP-2501
2.Red ClayPrestige P-66002
3.Warp Factor 8-
4.Brown EyesPrestige 45-763, P-66002
5.AsteroidPrestige P-66002

Eddie Henderson, trumpet #1,3; Freddie Hubbard, trumpet, flugelhorn; Dave Hubbard, alto flute, soprano, tenor sax; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Charles Earland, organ, ARP synthesizer, Moog synthesizer #1,2,4, double soprano sax #3, electric piano #5; Dr. Patrick Gleeson, ARP synthesizer, Moog synthesizer; Mark Elf, guitar; Eddie Arkin, guitar #1,3,5; Harvey Mason, drums #1-3; Brian Brake, drums #4,5; Larry Killian, percussion.

1.Mason's Galaxy-
2.No Me Esqueca (Don't Forget Me)-
3.Tyner-
4.Van Jay-
5.Never Ending Melody-

* Prestige P-66002   Charles Earland - Leaving This Planet   1974
= Prestige PRCD-66002-2   -   1993
* Prestige MPP-2501   Charles Earland - Burners: Greatest Hits   1980
* Prestige 45-763   Charles Earland - Leaving This Planet / Brown Eyes   1974

Ice

Arthur Young, trumpet, flute, vocal; Ronnie James, trumpet, vocal; Frank Abel, acoustic, electric piano, organ, vocal; Larry Jones, guitar, vocal; Lafayette Hudson, bass; Donny Donable, drums; Keno Speller, percussion, bongos; Ice, songwriter, arranger.

Le Chateau D'Herouville, Herouville, France, 1973

Too Little Room
Suicide
One Chance
Love Can
There's Time To Change
Put An X On The Spot (In The Sky)
Losin'
Dgunji

Arthur Young, trumpet, flute, vocal; Ronnie James, trumpet, vocal; Frank Abel, piano, organ, vocal; Larry Jones, guitar, vocal; Lafayette Hudson, bass; Donny Donable, drums; Kino Speller, percussion, congas; Ice, arranger.

Too Little RoomKedzie (F) 60-3733
Suicide-
One Chance-
Love Can-
There's Time To Change-
Put An X On The Spot (In The Sky)-
Losin'-
Dgunji-

* Kedzie (F) 60-3733   Ice - Each Man Makes His Destiny   1973
= Prestige P-10075   Ice   1974