Steve Lacy Catalog

1957 (age 23)

Steve Lacy - Soprano Sax  (Prestige PRLP 7125)

Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Wynton Kelly, piano; Buell Neidlinger, bass; Dennis Charles, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 1, 1957

1376Daydream
1377Alone Together
1378Work
1379Rockin' In Rhythm
1380Easy To Love
1381Little Girl, Your Daddy Is Calling You

** also released on Status ST 8308 entitled "Wynton Kelly With Steve Lacy". Original Jazz Classics OJC-130, OJCCD-130-2.

1958

Steve Lacy - Reflections  (New Jazz NJLP 8206)

Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Mal Waldron, piano; Buell Neidlinger, bass; Elvin Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 17, 1958

1618Hornin' In
1619Skippy
1620Reflections
1621Four In One
1622Bye-Ya
1623Ask Me Now
1624Let's Call This

** also released on Original Jazz Classics OJC-063, OJCCD-063-2.

1960

The Straight Horn Of Steve Lacy  (Candid CJM 8007)

Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Charles Davis, baritone sax; John Ore, bass; Roy Haynes, drums; Nat Hentoff, supervisor.

Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, November 19, 1960

Louise
Introspection
Donna Lee
Played Twice
Air
Criss Cross

** also released on Candid CJS 9007; Barnaby BR-5013; Candid (Eu) CS 9007, (E) CCD 79007.

1961

Steve Lacy With Don Cherry - Evidence  (New Jazz NJLP 8271)

Don Cherry, cornet; Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Carl Brown, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 14, 1961

3262Who Knows
3263The Mystery Song
3264San Francisco Holiday
3265Evidence
3266Something To Live For
3268Let's Cool One

** also released on Prestige MPP-2505; Original Jazz Classics OJC-1755, OJCCD-1755-2.

1963

Steve Lacy, Roswell Rudd, Henry Grimes, Dennis Charles - School Days - A 1963 Live Session Released For The First Time  (Emanem (US) 3316)

Roswell Rudd, trombone; Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Henry Grimes, double bass #2-6; Dennis Charles, drums.

"Phase Two Coffee House", NYC, March, 1963

1.Bye-Ya
2.Brilliant Corners
3.Monk's Dream
4.Monk's Mood
5.Ba-lue Bolivar Ba-lues-are (Bolivar Blues)
6.Skippy
7.Pannonica

** also released on QED 997 entitled "School Days". hatART (Swi) CD 6140; hatOLOGY (Swi) 578 entitled "Steve Lacy-Roswell Rudd Quartet - School Days".

1965 (age 31)

Steve Lacy - Disposability  (Vik (It) KVLP 200)

Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Kent Carter, bass; Aldo Romano, drums.

Rome, Italy, December 21 & 22, 1965

Shuffle Boil
Barble
Chary
Tune 2
Pannonica
M's Trannsport
Comin' On The Hudson
There We Were
Generous 1

1966

Steve Lacy - Sortie  (GTA Records (It) GT LP 1002)

Enrico Rava, trumpet; Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Kent Carter, double bass; Aldo Romano, percussion.

Milan, Italy, February 4, 1966

Sortie
Black Elk
Helmy
Fork New York
Living T Blues
2-Fou

** also released on Polydor (G) 423 223, (G) 623 223 entitled "The Steve Lacy Quartet - Sortie". Globe (J) SMJ-7429.

Steve Lacy - The Forest And The Zoo  (ESP-Disk' ESP 1060)

Enrico Rava, trumpet; Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Johnny Dyani, bass; Louis T. Moholo, drums.

"Institute Di Tella", Buenos Aires, Argentina, October 8, 1966

Forest
Zoo

** also released on ESP-Disk' (G) ESP 1060-2, (US) ESP 1060; Fontana (E) SFJL 932.

1969

Steve Lacy - Moon  (BYG (F) 529.352)

Italo Toni, trombone; Claudio Volonte, clarinet; Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Irene Aebi, cello; Marcello Melis, bass; Jacques Thollot, drums.

Rome, Italy, September 2, 1969

Hit
Note
Moon
Laugh
The Breath

** also released on Affinity (E) AFF 23.

Steve Lacy - Epistrophy  (BYG (F) 529.126)

Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Michel Graillier, piano #2,4-7; Jean-Francois Jenny Clark, bass; Aldo Romano, drums.

Paris, France, September 23, 1969

1.Ruby, My Dear
2.Epistrophy (take 1)
3.Misterioso
4.Thelonious
5.Light Blue
6.Epistrophy (take 2)
7.Friday The Thirteenth

** also released on Affinity (E) AFF 43 entitled "Steve Lacy Plays Monk".

1976 (age 42)

Steve Lacy, Michael Smith - Sidelines  (Improvising Artists Inc. IAI 37.38.47)

Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Michael Smith, piano.

Arne Bendiksen Studio, Oslo, Norway, September 1, 1976

Existence
Utah
Austin Stream
Sideline
Beeline
Time 2
Worms

1982

Steve Lacy & Mal Waldron - At The Bimhuis 1982  (Daybreak (Du) DBCHR 75249)

Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Mal Waldron, piano.

"Bimhuis", Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1982

Blues For Aida
Snake Out
Reflections
'Round Midnight
Epistrophy

1984 (age 50)

Steve Lacy, Mal Waldron - Live In Berlin  (Jazzwerkstatt (G) Jw022)

Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Mal Waldron, piano.

"Jazzbuhne Berlin", Berlin, West Germany, June 15, 1984

Improvisation
Blinks
A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing
Snake Out
Epistrophy

1986

Steve Lacy - Solo  (Egg Farm (J) EF-001)

Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Yoshisaburo Toyozumi, drums, percussion.

"Space Who", Saitama, Japan, May 22, 1986

Pannonica + Humph
Misterioso
Little Rootie-Tootie
Who Knows?
The Mantle
Wickets
Hallmark

1992

Steve Lacy, Mal Waldron - Live At Jazz In'It: I Remember Thelonious  (Nel Jazz (It) NLJ 0959-2)

Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Mal Waldron, piano.

"Jazz In'It Festival", Vignola, Italy, June 28, 1992

Monk's Dream
Reflections
Epistrophy
Mysterioso
Let's Call This
Round Midnight
Evidence
Well You Needn't
I'll Keep Loving You

** also released on Jazzaround (It) JAR 959-2.

Steve Lacy/Mal Waldron - Japan Dream  (Egg Farm (J) EF-006)

Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Mal Waldron, piano.: same personnel.

"Space Who", Saitama, Japan, November 1, 1992

Monk's Dream
I'll Keep Loving You
Epistrophy
Blinks
Evidence
Blues For Aida
Snake Out
Let's Call This

1993

Steve Lacy, Mal Waldron - Let's Call This... ...Esteem  (Slam (E) SLAMCD 501)

Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Mal Waldron, piano.

"Playhouse Theatre", Oxford, England, May 16, 1993

Introduction And Let's Call This...
Monk's Dream
In A Sentimental Mood
Snake Out
Blues For Aida
Johnny Come Lately
What It Is
Evidence
Epistrophy
Esteem

** also released on Silta Records (E) SR0901 entitled "Steve Lacy/Mal Waldron - Let's Call This.... Esteem".

1994 (age 60)

Steve Lacy/Mal Waldron - Communique  (Soul Note (It) 121298-2)

Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Mal Waldron, piano.

Mu Rec Studio, Milan, Italy, March 8 & 9, 1994

Who Knows
Peggy's Blue Skylight
Smooch
Blue Monk
Roll On
No More Tears
Esteem
Prayer
Fondest Recollections
Wickets
Communique

1995

Steve Lacy - Blues For Aida  (Egg Farm (J) EF-04)

Steve Lacy, soprano sax.

"Hall Egg Farm", Saitama, Japan, September 10, 1995

Shuffle Boil / Eronel / Evidence / Pannonica
Who Knows
The Crust
Blues For Aida
Cette Fois
The Mantle
Prospectus

same session.

Moms
Art
The Rent
Revenue
Retreat
Deadline
Trinkle Tinkle (encore)