Roy Hargrove Discography

1989 (age 20)

Roy Hargrove Sextet

Roy Hargrove, trumpet; Antonio Hart, alto sax; Ralph Moore, tenor sax; Geoffrey Keezer, piano; Charles Fambrough, bass; Ralph Peterson Jr., drums.
BMG Studios, NYC, December, 1989
ProclamationNovus 3082-1-N
Broski-
All Over Again-
Premonition-
BHG-
* Novus 3082-1-N, 3082-2-N   Roy Hargrove - Diamond In The Rough

Roy Hargrove Quintet

Roy Hargrove, trumpet; Antonio Hart, alto sax; John Hicks, piano; Scott Colley, bass; Al Foster, drums.
BMG Studios, NYC, December, 1989
Ruby My DearNovus 3082-1-N
A New Joy-
Confidentiality-
Whisper NotNovus 3082-2-N
Easy To RememberNovus 3082-1-N
Wee-
* Novus 3082-1-N, 3082-2-N   Roy Hargrove - Diamond In The Rough

1990

Roy Hargrove Quintet

Roy Hargrove, trumpet; Antonio Hart, alto sax; Stephen Scott, piano; Christian McBride, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, October, 1990
Public EyeNovus 3113-2-N
Spiritual Companion-
September In The Rain-
Lada-
Once In Awhile-
Hartbreaker-
End Of A Love Affair-
Night Watch-
You Don't Know What Love Is-
Little Bennie (Crazeology)-
What's New-
* Novus 3113-2-N   Roy Hargrove - Public Eye

1992

Roy Hargrove Quintet

Roy Hargrove, trumpet; Antonio Maurice Hart, alto sax; Marc Anthony Cary, piano; Rodney Thomas Whitaker, bass; Gregory Hutchinson, drums; additional personnel: Ku-Umba Frank Lacy, trombone #6,8,10; David "Fathead" Newman, tenor sax #4; Branford Marsalis, tenor sax #6,10; 'Cap'n' Jack McDuff, Hammond B-3 organ #9.
BMG Studios, NYC, January, 1992
1.The VibeNovus 01241 63132-2
2.Caryisms-
3.Where Were You?-
4.Alter Ego-
5.The Thang-
6.Pinocchio-
7.Milestones-
8.Things We Did Last Summer-
9.Blues For Booty Green's-
10.Runnin' Out Of Time-
* Novus 01241 63132-2   Roy Hargrove - The Vibe

1993

The Roy Hargrove Quintet

Roy Hargrove, trumpet, flugelhorn; Ron Blake, tenor, soprano sax; Cyrus Chestnut, piano; Rodney Whitaker, bass; Gregory Hutchinson, drums; featuring Stanley Turrentine, tenor sax #1,10; Johnny Griffin, tenor sax #2,6; Branford Marsalis, tenor sax #3; Joe Henderson, tenor sax #5,8; Joshua Redman, tenor sax #9,11; Ron Blake, tenor sax #3,11, tenor, soprano sax #4; Rodney Whitaker, bass #7.
Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, January 16 & 17, 1993;
Teatro Mancinelli, Orvieto, Italy, December 28, 1993
1.Soppin' The BiscuitVerve 314 523 019-2
2.When We Were One-
3.Valse Hot-
4.Once Forgotten-
5.Shade Of Jade-
6.Greens At The Chicken Shack-
7.Never Let Me Go-
8.Serenity-
9.Across The Pond-
10.Wild Is Love-
11.Mental Phrasing-
12.April's Fool-
* Verve 314 523 019-2   Roy Hargrove Quintet - With The Tenors Of Our Time

Roy Hargrove Quintet

Roy Hargrove, trumpet; Ron Blake, tenor, soprano sax; Marc Cary, piano; Rodney Whitaker, bass; Gregory Hutchinson, drums; special guests: Andre Hayward, trombone #3,4; Gary Bartz, alto sax #3,4.
live recordings, January & February, 1993
1.The Left SideNovus 01241 63154-2
2.Everything I Have Is Yours Dedicated To You-
3.My Shining Hour-
4.For Rockelle-
5.Re-Evaluation-
6.Of Kindred Souls-
7.Mothered-
8.Childhood-
9.Homelife Revisted-
10.Love's Lament-
11.Gentle Wind-
* Novus 01241 63154-2   Roy Hargrove - Of Kindred Souls

1995

The Roy Hargrove Quintet

Roy Hargrove, trumpet, flugelhorn; Ron Blake, tenor, soprano sax; Stephen Scott, piano; Rodney Whitaker, bass; Gregory Hutchinson, drums; with special guests: Wynton Marsalis, trumpet; Jesse Davis, alto sax; David "Fathead" Newman, tenor sax, flute; John Hicks, Ronnie Mathews, Larry Willis, piano; Walter Booker, Christian McBride, bass; Jimmy Cobb, Lewis Nash, Karriem Riggins, drums.
live recordings, January 26-29, 1995
Trilogy: VeleraVerve 314 527 630-2
Trilogy: Roy Allen-
Trilogy: Brian's Bounce-
The Nearness Of You-
Lament For Love-
Another Level-
A Dream Of You-
Pas De Trois-
Polka Dots And Moonbeams-
The Challenge-
Ethiopia-
Nostalgia-
Thirteenth Floor-
Firm Roots-
The Trial-
* Verve 314 527 630-2   Roy Hargrove - Family

The Roy Hargrove/Christian McBride/Stephen Scott Trio

Roy Hargrove, trumpet, flugelhorn; Stephen Scott, piano; Christian McBride, bass.
Effanel Music Studio, NYC, April 12-14, 1995
KlactoveesedsteneVerve 314 527 907-2
Parker's Mood-
Marmaduke-
Steeplechase-
Laura-
Dexterity-
Yardbird Suite-
Red Cross-
Repetition-
Laird Baird-
Dewey Square-
Card Board-
April In Paris-
Chasin' The Bird-
Bongo Beep-
Star Eyes-
* Verve 314 527 907-2   The Roy Hargrove/Christian McBride/Stephen Scott Trio - Parker's Mood

1997

Roy Hargrove's Crisol

Roy Hargrove, trumpet, flugelhorn; Frank Lacy, trombone; Gary Bartz, alto, soprano sax; David Sanchez, tenor, soprano sax; Chucho Valdes, piano; Russell Malone, guitar; John Benitez, bass; Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez, drums; Miguel "Anga" Diaz, congas; Jose Luis "Changuito" Quintana, timbales; + John Hicks, piano; Idris Muhammad, drums; + Jorge Reyes, bass.
Teatro Mancinelli, Orvieto, Italy, January 5 & 6, 1997
O My Seh YehVerve 314 537 563-2
Una Mas-
Dream Traveler-
Nusia's Poem-
Mr. Bruce-
Ballad For The Children-
The Mountaings-
Afrodisia-
Mambo Roy-
O My Seh Yeh-
* Verve 314 537 563-2   Roy Hargrove's Crisol - Habana

1999 (age 30)

Roy Hargrove Quintet With Monterey Jazz Festival Chamber Orchestra

Roy Hargrove, flugelhorn, trumpet; Sherman Irby, alto sax; Larry Willis, piano; Gerald Cannon, bass; Willie Jones III, drums; with Susan C. Brown, concertmaster, coordinator; Cynthia Baehr, Jenny Bifano, Ben Blechman, Pat Burnam, Sally Dalke, Carol Kutsch, Alice Talbot, violin; Eleanor Angel, Ken Harrison, Sarah Hart, viola; Karen Andrei, St. Bass, Aria DiSalvio, Daniel Levitov, cello; Tom Derthick, Stan Poplin, string bass; Ray Brown, Gil Goldstein, conductor; Gil Goldstein, Roy Hargrove, Cedar Walton, Larry Willis, strings arranger.
Red Barn Studio, Big Sur, CA, October 4-10, 1999
You Go To My HeadVerve 314 543 540-2
Always And Forever-
Natural Wonders-
Moment To Moment-
I'm A Fool To Want You-
How Insensitive-
I'm Glad There Is You-
A Time For Love-
The Very Thought Of You-
Peri-
I Fall In Love Too Easily-
Another Time-
* Verve 314 543 540-2   Roy Hargrove With Strings - Moment To Moment

2002

The RH Factor

Roy Hargrove, trumpet, flugelhorn, keyboards, bass, percussion, backing vocals, arranger; Keith Anderson, Jacques Schwarz-Bart, sax; James Poyser, Bobby Sparks, Bernard Wright, keyboards; Cornell Dupree, Spanky aka Chalmers Alford, guitar; Pino Palladino, Reggie Washington, bass; Willie Jones III, Jason Thomas, drums; with special guests: Karl Denson, flute; Steve Coleman, alto sax; Meshell Ndegeocello, bass; Erykah Badu, Common, Anthony Hamilton, Shelby Johnson, Stephanie McKay, Renee Neufville, Q-Tip, vocals; D'Angelo, vocals, Wurlitzer.
Electric Lady Studios, NYC, January-February, 2002;
Electric Lady Studios, NYC, March & September, 2002
HardgrooveVerve 440 065 192-2
Common Free Style-
I'll Stay-
Interlude-
Pastor "T"-
Poetry-
The Joint-
Forget Regret-
Out Of Town-
Liquid Streets-
Kwah/Home-
How I Know-
Juicy-
The Stroke-
* Verve 440 065 192-2   The RH Factor - Hard Groove

2004

The RH Factor

Roy Hargrove, trumpet, flugelhorn, backing vocals, arranger; Keith Anderson aka DNK, Jacques "Brother Jacques" Szwarcbart, sax; James Poyser, Bobby Sparks, Bernard Wright, keyboards; Spanky aka Chalmers Alford, guitar; Pino Palladino, Reggie Washington, bass; Willie Jones III, Jason "JT" Thomas, drums.
Electric Lady Studios, NYC, released September 28, 2004
Rich Man's WelfareVerve B0003157-02
Bob Drop-
Strength-
Listen Here-
For Fun-
Universe (Special Bonus Mix)-
* Verve B0003157-02   The RH Factor - Strength EP

2006

Roy Hargrove Quintet

Roy Hargrove, trumpet, flugelhorn; Justin Robinson, alto sax, flute #3; Ronnie Matthews, piano; Dwayne Burno, bass; Willie Jones III, drums; featuring Slide Hampton, slide trombone #2,7,8.
released May 2, 2006
1.Nothing SeriousVerve B0006211-02
2.A Day In Vienna-
3.Trust-
4.Camaraderie-
5.Devil Eyes-
6.The Gift-
7.Salima's Dance-
8.Invitation-
* Verve B0006211-02   Roy Hargrove - Nothing Serious

The RH Factor

Roy Hargrove, trumpet, flugelhorn, vocals; Keith Anderson, sax; Charles McCampbell, Bobby Sparks, keyboards; Todd Parsnow, guitar; Lenny Stallworth, Reggie Washington, bass; Willie Jones III, Jason "JT" Thomas, drums; Renee Neufville, vocals, keyboards; with special guests: David "Fathead" Newman, sax, flute; D'Angelo, vocals.
The (Record) Plant, Sausalito, CA;
Paramount Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, released May 2, 2006
Distractions (Intro)Verve B0005987-02
Crazy Race-
Kansas City Funk-
On The One-
Family-
Distractions 2-
A Place-
Hold On-
Bullshit-
Distractions 3-
Can't Stop-
Distractions 4-
* Verve B0005987-02   The RH Factor - Distractions

2007

The Roy Hargrove Quintet

Roy Hargrove, trumpet, flugelhorn; Justin Robinson, alto sax, flute; Gerald Clayton, piano; Danton Boller, bass; Montez Coleman, drums.
September, 2007
I'm Not So SureEmArcy B001099-02
Brown-
Strasbourg/St. Denis-
Starmaker-
Joy Is Sorrow Unmasked-
The Stinger-
Rouge-
Mr. Clean-
Style-
Divine-
Do Wisdom The Prize-
Speak Low-
Bring It On Home To Me-
* EmArcy B001099-02   The Roy Hargrove Quintet - Earfood

2008

Roy Hargrove Big Band

Ambrose Akinmisure, Darren Barrett, Greg Gisbert, Frank Greene, trumpet; Roy Hargrove, trumpet, flugelhorn, vocals; Vincent Chandler, Jason Jackson, Saunders Sermons, trombone; Max Seigel, bass trombone; Justin Robinson, Bruce Williams, alto sax, flute; Keith Loftis, Norbert Stachel, tenor sax, flute; Jason Marshall, baritone sax, flute; Gerald Clayton, piano; Saul Rubin, guitar; Danton Boller, bass; Montez Coleman, drums; Roland Guerrero, percussion; Roberta Gambarini, vocals.
Capitol Studios (Studio A), Hollywood, CA, June 16 & 17, 2008
VeleraEmArcy B0013289-02
Ms. Garvey, Ms. Garvey-
My Funny Valentine-
Mambo For Roy-
Requiem-
September In The Rain-
Everytime We Say Goodbye-
La Puerta-
Roy Allan-
Tschpiso-
Trust-
* EmArcy B0013289-02   Roy Hargrove Big Band - Emergence