Renee Rosnes Catalog

1989 (age 27)

Renee Rosnes  (somethin'else (J) RJ28-5511)

Wayne Shorter, soprano sax #4; Ralph Bowen, tenor sax #3,5,6; Branford Marsalis, tenor sax #1, soprano sax #2; Renee Rosnes, piano; Herbie Hancock, piano #8; Ron Carter, bass #1-3,5-7; Lewis Nash, drums #1-3,5-7.
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 4, 1989;
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 11, 1988;
"Jazzhus Montmartre", Copenhagen, Denmark, April 18, 1988
1.Bright Mississippi
2.Playground For The Birds
3.The Storyteller
4.Diana
5.Punjab
6.I.A. Blues
7.Everything I Love
8.Fleur-De-Lis
** also issued on somethin'else (J) CJ32-5511, TOCJ-95005; Blue Note B1-93561, CDP 7 93561 2.

Renee Rosnes Trio - Face To Face  (somethin'else (J) CJ20-5508)

Renee Rosnes, piano; Robert Hurst, bass; Billy Drummond, drums.
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, March 4, 1989
Face To Face
I Can't Get Started
I Concentrate On You
Face To Face "solo version"

1990

Renee Rosnes - For The Moment  (somethin'else (J) TOCJ-5524)

Steve Wilson, soprano, alto sax #2,4,5,8; Joe Henderson, tenor sax #1-7; Renee Rosnes, piano; Ira Coleman, bass; Billy Drummond, drums.
A&R Studios, NYC, February 15 & 16, 1990
1.Summer Night
2.For The Moment
3.Four In One
4.Malaga Moon
5.Nemesis
6.Thinking To Myself
7.The Organ Grinder
8.Homeward
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 94859 2.

1992 (age 30)

Renee Rosnes Trio With String Orchestra - Without Words  (somethin'else (J) TOCJ-5546)

Renee Rosnes, piano; Buster Williams, bass; Billy Drummond, drums; with string orchestra: Gene Orloff, concertmaster; Mark Feldman, Louann Montesi, Sandra Park, Matthew Raimondi, Mary Rowell, Laura Seaton, violin; Lamar Alsop, Maureen Gallagher, Lois Martin, viola; Erik Friedlander, Frederick Zlotkin, cello; Robert Freedman, arranger, conductor.
The Power Station, NYC, January 8 & 9, 1992
You And The Night And The Music
Little B's Poem
Estate
I've Got You Under My Skin
In A Sentimental Mood
Jitterbug Waltz
Dear Old Stockholm
Solar
Misty
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 0777 7 98168 2 8.

1995

Renee Rosnes - Ancestors  (Blue Note CDP 7243 8 34634 2 8)

Nicholas Payton, trumpet; Chris Potter, tenor, soprano sax, alto flute; Renee Rosnes, piano; Peter Washington, bass; Al Foster, drums; Don Alias, percussion.
The Power Station, NYC, October 9 & 10, 1995
Upa Neguinho
The Sounds Around The House
Intuition
The Ache Of Absence
Ancestors
Lifewish
The Gift
Chasing Spirits

1997

Renee Rosnes - As We Are Now  (Blue Note CDP 7243 8 56810 2 8)

Chris Potter, tenor, soprano sax #1,2,4-6,8; Renee Rosnes, piano; Christian McBride, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 12, 1997
1.Black Holes
2.The Land Of Five Rivers
3.Abstraction Blue (For Georgia O'Keeffe)
4.Mizmahta
5.Non-Fiction
6.Bulldog's Chicken Run
7.As We Are Now
8.Absinthe
9.Pee Wee

Renee Rosnes - With A Little Help From My Friends  (Blue Note 7243 5 26584 2 8)

Chris Potter, soprano sax; Renee Rosnes, piano; Christian McBride, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 12, 1997
Gargoyles
Walt Weiskopf, tenor sax; Renee Rosnes, piano; Peter Washington, bass; Al Foster, drums.
KCRW-FM Studio, Los Angeles, CA, March 26, 1997
The Sounds Around The House (Live Version)
Renee Rosnes, piano; Scott Colley, bass; Billy Drummond, drums.
BearTracks Recording Studio, Suffern, NY, February 16-18, 1999
With A Little Help From My Friends (alternate take)
So In Love

1998

Cyrus Chestnut, Renee Rosnes, George Mraz, Billy Drummond - Tribute To Duke Ellington  (Key'stone (J) VACY-1026)

Cyrus Chestnut, Renee Rosnes, piano; George Mraz, bass; Billy Drummond, drums.
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, November 24 & 25, 1998
C Jam Blues
Satin Doll
In A Sentimental Mood
Take The Atrain
Angelica
Mood Indigo
Don't Get Around Much Anymore
The Stra Crossed Lovers
Come Sunday
Caravan
Lotus Blossom
** also issued on VideoArts Music (J) VACZ-1404.

1999

Renee Rosnes - Art & Soul  (Blue Note 7243 4 99997 2 5)

Renee Rosnes, piano; Scott Colley, bass; Billy Drummond, drums; Richard Bona, percussion #4,5; Dianne Reeves, vocals #4,7.
BearTracks Recording Studio, Suffern, NY, February 16-18, 1999
1.Blues Connotation
2.With A Little Help From My Friends
3.Goodbye
4.Ancient Footprints
5.Fleurette Africaine
6.Romp
7.Lazy Afternoon
8.Little Spirit
9.Sanfona
10.Children's Song No. 3

2000

Various Artists - A Jazz Piano Christmas From NPR  (NPR Classics 0013)

Renee Rosnes, piano; and others.
broadcast "National Public Radio", circa 2000
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town

2001

Renee Rosnes - Life On Earth  (Blue Note 7243 5 33997 2 6)

Renee Rosnes, piano; with guests: Steve Turre, shells, trombone #7,9; Shelley Brown, flute, alto flute #9; Chris Potter, tenor sax, bass clarinet #7,9; Walt Weiskopf, tenor, soprano sax #4,5; Laura Seaton, violin #1; Steve Nelson, marimba #2; Christian McBride, bass #1; John Patitucci, bass #2-9; Jeff "Tain" Watts, drums #2,7,9; Billy Drummond, drums #3,4,6,8; Duduka Da Fonseca, drums, percussion #5,7,9; Mor Thiam, djembe, vocals #2; Zakir Hussain, tabla #1; + Conrad Herwig, Douglas Purviance, trombone #7; David Gilmore, acoustic guitar #1; Kevin Tarrant, vocals #4; + Laura Oatts, violin #6; Ralph Farris, viola #6; Eric Friedlander, Sachi Patitucci, cello #6.
Systems Two, Brooklyn, NY, May 3, 2001;
Avatar Studios, NYC, May 15 & 16, 2001
1.Empress Afternoon
2.Senegal Son
3.Ballad Of The Sad Young Men
4.Icelight
5.Gabriola Passage
6.The Quiet Earth
7.Hanuman
8.Nana
9.The Call Of Triton

Renee Rosnes With The Danish Radio Big Band  (Blue Note 7243 5 90799 2 9)

Renee Rosnes, piano; Anders "Chico" Lindvall, guitar; Thomas Ovesen, bass; Soren Frost, drums; Ethan Weisgaard, percussion; saxes: Michael Hove, alto sax, flute, clarinet; Nicolai Schultz, lead alto sax, flute, alto flute; Uffe Markussen, tenor sax, flute, clarinet, bass clarinet; Bob Rockwell, tenor sax, clarinet; Flemming Madsen, baritone sax, bass clarinet; trumpets: Henrik Bolberg, Thomas Fryland, Thomas Kjaergaard, Benny Rosenfeld, trumpet, flugelhorn; Anders Gustafsson, lead trumpet, flugelhorn; trombones: Peter Jensen, trombone; Steen Hansen, trombone, baritone horn; Annette Huseby, trombone, bass trombone; Vincent Nilsson, lead trombone, baritone horn; Axel Windfeld, bass trombone, tuba; Jim McNeely, director, conductor.
Danish Radiohouse Studio 3, Copenhagen, Denmark, December 3-6, 2001
Ancestors
Bulldog's Chicken Run
In This Moment
Black Holes
Early One Morning
Lament
Orion's Belt
The Quiet Earth

2003 (age 41)

Ryga/Rosnes Quartet - Deep Cove  (CBC Records (Canadian) TRCD 3012)

Campbell Ryga, alto, soprano sax; Renee Rosnes, piano; Neil Swainson, bass; Rudy Petschauer, drums; Claire Lawrence, producer.
CBC Studio 2, Vancouver, BC, Canada, September 15 & 16, 2003
For Norma And George
Deep Cove
Not Yet Here
Dave's Chant
We See
Manhattan Rain
One For Boone
Air Dancing
While We're Young

2005

Renee Rosnes Trio - A Time For Love  (Key'stone (J) VACY-1038)

Renee Rosnes, piano; Peter Washington, bass; Lewis Nash, drums.
The Studio, NYC, October 5 & 6, 2005
A Time For Love
Suddenly It's Spring
Lush Life
Lullaby Petite
I Was Doing Alright
Invitation
Wait Till You See Her
Ballad To The East
Dizzy Spells
The Bad And The Beautiful
The Duke

2008

Renee Rosnes - Black Narcissus  (M&I (J) MYCJ-30473)

Renee Rosnes, piano; Peter Washington, bass; Lewis Nash, drums.
Bennett Studios, Englewood, NJ, January 30 & 31, 2008
Black Narcissus
Without A Song
You Know I Care
Beatrice
Recorda Me
Chelsea Bridge
Isotope
What's New
Serenity
Night And Day

2009

Renee Rosnes - Manhattan Rain  (M&I (J) MYCJ-30567)

Rich Perry, tenor sax #1,5,6,8; Steve Nelson, vibes #1-4,8; Renee Rosnes, piano; Peter Washington, bass; Bill Stewart, drums.
Avatar Studios, NYC, September 25 & 26, 2009
1.Mirror Image
2.Mr. Gentle & Mr. Cool
3.Suppertime
4.Manhattan Rain
5.Milestones
6.Let The Wild Rumpus Start
7.Modinha
8.Wishful Thinking
9.Rouge

2015 (age 53)

Renee Rosnes - Written In The Rocks  (Smoke Sessions Records SSR-1601)

Steve Wilson, flute #1-3, soprano sax #1,7, alto sax #6,9; Steve Nelson, vibes; Renee Rosnes, piano; Peter Washington, bass; Bill Stewart, drums.
Sear Sound, Studio C, NYC, June 15 & 16, 2015
1.The Galapagos Suite: The KT Boundary
2.The Galapagos Suite: Galapagos
3.The Galapagos Suite: So Simple A Beginning
4.The Galapagos Suite: Lucy From Afar
5.The Galapagos Suite: Written In The Rocks
6.The Galapagos Suite: Deep In The Blue (Tiktaalik)
7.The Galapagos Suite: Cambrian Explosion
8.From Here To A Star
9.Goodbye Mumbai