Ray Draper Catalog
1957 (age 17)
Ray Draper, tuba; with Jackie McLean, alto sax; Mal Waldron, piano; Spanky DeBreast, bass; Ben Dixon, drums; and introducing Webster Young, trumpet.
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 15, 1957
|1143||House Of Davis|
|1145||You're My Thrill|
** also released on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1936-2.
Ray Draper, tuba; John Coltrane, tenor sax #1-5; Gil Coggins, piano; Spanky De Brest, bass; Larry Ritchie, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 20, 1957
|1. 1410||Under Paris Skies|
|2. 1411||Clifford's Kappa|
|4. 1413||Two Sons|
|5. 1414||Paul's Pal|
|6. 1415||I Hadn't Anyone Till You|
** also released on Prestige MPP-2507 as The John Coltrane|Ray Draper Quintet. on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-986-2.
Ray Draper, tuba; John Coltrane, tenor sax; Jon Mayer as John Maher, piano; "Spansky" DeBrest, bass; Larry Ritchie, drums.
NYC, November, 1958
|B11147||I Talk To The Trees|
** also released on Josie JJM 3504 as Ray Draper. on Roulette (E) CD-ROU 1012, CDP 7 93901 2 as John Coltrane - Like Sonny.
** part of Roulette RE-128 as Joe Newman, Zoot Sims, Ray Draper, John Coltrane - Echoes Of An Era: Locking Horns.
1969 (age 29)
Phil Wood (Taurus), trumpet, flugelhorn, piano, arranger, vocal; David Dahlsten (Aries), trombone, congas; Richard Aplan (Capricorn), tenor sax, bass clarinet, arranger; Bob Hogans (Virgo), organ, vocal, valve trombone; Tommy Trujillo (Virgo), guitar, vocal; Ron Johnson (Aries), bass; Paul Lagos (Cancer), drums; Ray Draper (Leo), vocal, tuba, valve trombone, arranger, leader; Rodney Gooden III (Scorpio), vocal, bass clarinet.
|Gentle Old Sea|
|Let My People Go|
|If You Ever Wanna|