Sabu Martinez Discography

1957 (age 27)

Sabu All Stars

Evaristo Baro, bass; Ray "Mosquito" Romero, Israel Moises "Quique" Travieso, congas; Arsenio Rodriguez, congas, guitar, vocals; "Sabu" L. Martinez, congas, bongos, vocals; Raul "Caesar" Travieso, congas, vocals; Sarah Baro, Willie Capo, vocals.
Manhattan Towers, NYC, April 28, 1957
tk.1Aggo EleguaBlue Note BLP 1561
tk.4Billumba-Palo Congo-
tk.7Choferito-Plena-
tk.8El Cumbanchero-
tk.11Tribilin Cantore-
tk.13Asabache-
tk.14Simba-
tk.15Rhapsodia Del Maravilloso-
* Blue Note BLP 1561   Sabu - Palo Congo

1958

Sabu And His Percussion Ensemble

Sabu, percussion.
released 1958
Aurora BorealisColumbia WL 101
Moon Black-
Sorcery-
Bonco-
Milk Weed-
Sol-
* Columbia WL 101   Sabu And His Percussion Ensemble - Sorcery!

Louis "Sabu" Martinez

Gene Allen, oboe, tenor sax; Cecil Payne, baritone sax; Jack Hitchcock, vibes, trombone; Oscar Pettiford, bass; Ray Baretto, Evelio Quintero, Ray Romero, conga drums; Louis "Sabu" Martinez, bongos, timpani; Steve Berrios, timbales; Louis Martinez, conductor; Bob Rolontz, producer, director.
Webster Hall, NYC, released 1958
JeanetteVik LX 1122
Dawn-
Ubas-
Nadenga-
Safari-
* Vik LX 1122   Louis "Sabu" Martinez - Safari With Sabu

1960 (age 30)

Sabu Martinez And His Jazz-Espagnole

Marty Sheller, trumpet; Bobby Porcelli, alto sax; Arty Jenkins, piano; Bill Salter, bass; Sabu Martinez, congas; Ernie Newsum, Louie Ramirez, percussion.
live recordings, released 1960
IntroAlegre Records LPA 802
The Oracle-
I Remember Carmen-
Delilah-
Breakin' In It-
Flipping-
Otra Vez-
Flamenco Ain't Bad-
Woody'n You-
Enchantmene-
Nica's Dream-
Coda-
* Alegre Records LPA 802   Sabu's Jazz Espagnole

1968

'Sabu' Martinez

Rune Gustafsson, guitar; Sture Nordin, bass; Sabu Martinez, congas.
Stockholm, Sweden, April 2 & 3, 1968
The Beat Goes OnMetronome (Swd) MLP 15316
Bwana Simba-
No More (Jag Vill Tro)-
Groovin'-
Flap-
Recado Bossa Nova-
(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay-
Munequita Linda (The Quiero Dijiste)-
Tumbael Tambo-
O, Grande Amor-
* Metronome (Swd) MLP 15316   Groovin' With 'Sabu' Martinez

1973 (age 43)

Sabu Martinez

Christer Boustedt, alto sax, flute; Bernt Rosengren, tenor sax, piccolo; Red Mitchell, bass; Ali Lundbohm, Stephen Moller, drums; Per Arne Almeflo, Conny Lundstrom, Johnny Martinez, Bo Osten Svensson, congas; Sabu Martinez, bongos, congas, bukoba, talking drum, timpani, gong, all sound and percussion effects; Peter Perlowsky, extra percussion; Christina Martinez, Margarita Martinez, added chorus.
Europa Film Studio, Stockholm, Sweden, March, 1973
Martin Cohen Loves Latin PercussionGrammofonverket (Swd) EFG-7341
Meapestaculo-
Wounded Knee-
Afro Temple-
All Camels Hump-
Hotel Alyssa-Sousse, Tunisia-
Para Ti, Tito Rodriguez-
My Son Johnny And Me-
My Christina-
* Grammofonverket (Swd) EFG-7341   Sabu Martinez - Afro Temple