The Heath Brothers Catalog

1975

The Heath Brothers Featuring Stanley Cowell - Marchin' On!  (Strata-East SES-19766)

Jimmy Heath, flute, tenor, soprano sax; Stanley Cowell, acoustic piano, mbira; Percy Heath, baby bass, bass violin; Albert Heath, drums, lead flute, African double reed instruments.
Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, October 22, 1975
Warm Valley
Tafadhali
The Watergate Blues
Maimoun (From "Illusion Suite")
Smilin' Billy Suite: Part I / Part II / Part III / Part IV
** also issued on Strata-East (G) SECD 9005; Bellaphon (G) 660-51-003.

1978

The Heath Bros. - Passing Thru...  (Columbia JC 35573)

Jimmy Heath, tenor, soprano sax, flute; Stanley Cowell, keyboards, kalimba; Tony Purrone, electric guitar; Percy Heath, acoustic bass, baby bass; Albert (Tootie) Heath, drums; Mtume, percussion; with Wayne Andre, trombone; Joe De Angelis, Jim Buffington, French horn; Howard Johnson, tuba.
A&R Studios, NYC, May & June, 1978
A New Blue
Light Of Love
In New York
Artherdoc Blues
Mellowdrama
Yardbird Suite
Changes
Prince Albert

1979

Heath Bros. + Brass Choir - In Motion  (Columbia JC 35816)

Jimmy Heath, tenor, soprano sax, flute; George Devens, vibes; Stanley Cowell, piano; Tony Purrone, guitar; Percy Heath, bass, baby bass; Keith Copeland, drums; Rubens Bassini, percussion; + Jon Faddis, Marky Markowitz, James Sedlar, Lewis Soloff, trumpet; Wayne Andre, trombone; Paul Faulise, bass trombone; Joe De Angelis, Jim Buffington, French horn; Howard Johnson, tuba.
A&R Studios, NYC, January & February, 1979
Feelin' Dealin'
The Voice Of The Saxophone
Project "S"
Move To The Groove
Passion Flower
A Time And A Place

The Heath Bros. - Live At The Public Theater  (Columbia FC 36374)

Jimmy Heath, tenor, soprano sax; Stanley Cowell, keyboards, kalimba; Tony Purrone, electric guitar; Percy Heath, acoustic bass, baby bass; Akira Tana, drums; Alex Acuna, Reubens Bassini, percussion; Mtume, Tawatha, vocals #4.
"The Public Theater", NYC, 1979
1.Introduction: A Sassy Samba
2.Warm Valley
3.Cloak And Dagger
4.For The Public
5.Watergate Blues
6.We Need Peace And We Need Love
7.Artherdoc Blues

1980

Heath Bros. - Expressions Of Life  (Columbia FC 37126)

Jimmy Heath, tenor, soprano sax; Stanley Cowell, keyboards; Anthony Purrone, electric guitar; Percy Heath, acoustic bass, cello; Akira Tana, drums, percussion; + Edward Walsh, synthesizer #1,5; Edward "Tree" Moore, rhythm guitar, lead guitar #1,5; Howard King, drums #1,5; Mtume, Tawatha, backing vocals #1,5.
Sigma Sound Studios, NYC;
CBS Recording Studios, NYC, 1980
1.Dreamin'
2.Tender Touch
3.Ruby, My Dear
4.Then What
5.Use It (Don't Abuse It)
6.No More Weary Blues
7.Equipoise
8.Confirmation

1981

The Heath Brothers - Brotherly Love  (Antilles AN 1003)

Jimmy Heath, tenor, soprano sax; Stanley Cowell, acoustic piano, Fender Rhodes, Oberheim synthesizer; Tony Purrone, guitar; Percy Heath, bass, baby bass; Akira Tana, drums; with Reubens Bassini, percussion.
Generation Sound Studios, NYC, December 29 & 30, 1981
A Sound For Sore Ears
Autumn In New York
No End
Life In The City
Homes
Rejoice

1983

The Heath Brothers - Brothers And Others  (Antilles AN 1016)

Jimmy Heath, tenor, soprano sax; Stanley Cowell, piano, electric piano, kalimba; Percy Heath, bass; Albert Heath, drums, tambourine; with Slide Hampton, trombone; Joe Kennedy Jr., violin.
New Jersey, May 16 & 17, 1983
Keep Love Alive
Sleeves
Islandized
Longravity
Nice People
Preluded To A Kiss
Hi-Fly

1997

The Heath Brothers - As We Were Saying...  (Concord Jazz CCD-4777-2)

Jimmy Heath, tenor, soprano sax; Percy Heath, acoustic bass, jazz cello; Albert "Tootie" Heath, drums, percussion; with Jon Faddis, trumpet, flugelhorn; Slide Hampton, trombone; Sir Roland Hanna, piano; Stanley Cowell, piano, kalimba; Mark Elf, guitar; with James Mtume, percussion.
NYC, February 23 & 24, 1997
The Newest One
Bop Again
For Seven's Sake
South Filthy
I'm Glad There Is You
Dave's Haze
Daydream
Nostalgia
This Is What It Is

1998

The Heath Brothers - Jazz Family  (Concord Jazz CCD-4846-2)

Jimmy Heath, tenor, soprano sax; Percy Heath, acoustic bass, jazz cello; Albert "Tootie" Heath, drums, percussion; with Earl Gardner, Joe Wilder, Tom Williams, trumpet, flugelhorn; Benny Powell, trombone; John Clark, French horn; Bob Stewart, tuba; Jeb Patton, piano; Tony Purrone, guitar.
Sound On Sound, NYC, May 29-31, 1998
13th House
East Of The Sun (And West Of The Moon)
Move To The Groove
Easy Living
Wind Print
I'm Lost
A Harmonic Future
None Shall Wander
Three At Last

2008

Heath Brothers - Endurance  (Jazz Legacy Productions JLP 0901004)

Jimmy Heath, tenor, soprano sax; Jeb Patton, piano; David Wong, bass; Albert "Tootie" Heath, drums; with Claudio Roditi, shakers.
Alleycat Productions, South Orange, NJ, October 5 & 6, 2008
Changes
Wall To Wall
You Or Me
Ballad From Leadership Suite
Dusk In The City
Two Tees
Autumn In New York
From A Lonely Bass
The Rio Dawn