Van Gelder Studio Catalog: 1991

1991

Kenny Barron Trio - Lemuria-Seascape   (Candid (E) CCD79508)   1991

Kenny Barron, piano; Ray Drummond, bass; Ben Riley, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 17, 1991

Lemuria
Ask Me Now
Sweet Lorraine
Fungii Mama
Slow Grind
Have You Met Miss Jones?
Maria Isabel
You Go To My Head
The Magical Look In Your Eyes
Seascape

Christopher Hollyday - The Natural Moment   (Novus 3118-2-N)   1991

Christopher Hollyday, alto sax; Brad Mehldau, piano; John Webber, bass; Ron Savage, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 21 and 22, 1991

Scorpio Rising
Had To Be Brad
All New Meaning
Point Of Delirium
Every Time We Say Goodbye
Johnny Red
Afterglow
Idleism
The Natural Moment

Randy Johnston - Walk On   (Muse MCD 5432)   1992

Bill Easley, sax; Benny Green, piano; Randy Johnston, guitar; Ray Drummond, bass; Kenny Washington, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 28, 1991

Jumping The Blues (Jumpin' Blues)
I Almost Lost My Mind
Walk On
Crazy He Calls Me
The Queen's Samba
My Shining Hour
Please Send Me Someone To Love
Moanin'

John Bunch Plays Kurt Weill   (Chiaroscuro CR(D) 144)   1991

John Bunch, piano.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 31, 1991

It Never Was You
There'll Be Life, Love & Laughter
Here I'll Stay
What Good Would The Moon Be
Moon-Faced, Starry-Eyed

** originally released on Chiaroscuro CR-144 in 1976 + 5 bonus tracks.

Kenny Barron Quintet - Quickstep   (Enja (G) 6084 2)   1991

Eddie Henderson, trumpet; John Stubblefield, tenor sax; Kenny Barron, piano; David Williams, bass; Victor Lewis, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 18, 1991

Once Upon A Time
I Wanted To Say
Until Then
Hindsight
Quickstep
Here And There
Big Girls

Hilton Ruiz - A Moment's Notice   (Novus 3123-2-N)   1991

Hilton Ruiz, piano; Dave Valentin, flute; Kenny Garrett, alto sax; George Coleman, tenor sax; Andy Gonzales, bass; Steve Berrios, drums, percussion; Endel Dweno, Daniel Ponce, percussion; Joe Santiago, bass.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 25, 26, and March 12, 1991

Cuchi Cuchi
A Moment's Notice
Mambo Inn
Strange
Una Mas
Look Again
Jose
Like Someone In Love
Naima

George Coleman - My Horns Of Plenty   (Birdology (F) 837 278-2)   1991

George Coleman, soprano, alto, tenor sax; Harold Mabern, piano; Ray Drummond, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 4 and 5, 1991

Lush Life
Conrad
My Romance
The Sheik Of Araby
You Mean So Much To Me
Old Folks

** also released on Verve 314 511 922-2 in 1991; Birdology (F) FDM 37005-2 in 2002.

Billy Drummond Quintet - Native Colours   (Criss Cross Jazz (Du) Criss 1057 CD)   1992

Steve Wilson, alto, soprano sax; Steve Nelson, vibes; Renee Rosnes, piano; Ray Drummond, bass; Billy Drummond, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 15, 1991

8/4 Beat
Native Colours
San Francisco Holiday - Worry Later
Waltz For Sweetie
One For Walton
Lexicon
Ruby, My Dear
Yesterday's Gardenias
Happy House

Donald Brown - Cause And Effect   (Muse MCD 5447)   1992

James Spaulding, flute #1,3-5,8-10; Joe Henderson, tenor sax #1-8,10; Steve Nelson, vibes, marimba; Donald Brown, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Carl Allen, drums #1,4,5,7; Kenny Washington, drums #2,3,6,8-10; Rudy Bird, Donald Eaton, percussion #1,5; Lenora Helm, background vocal #1,5; Marlon Saunders, narrator, vocal #1,3,5,9.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 16 and 18, 1991

1.The Power Of The Drums
2.I Should Care
3.A Free Man?
4.Cause And Effect
5.Theme For Mandela
6.Black Narcissus
7.Daddy's Girl Cynthia
8.The Smile Of The Snake
9.Man In A State Of Nature, (Part 1)
10.Man In A State Of Nature, (Part 2)

Valery Ponomarev - Profile   (Reservoir RSR CD 119)   1991

Valery Ponomarev, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Kenny Barron, piano; Essiet Essiet, bass; Victor Jones, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 2, 1991

I Was Afraid You'd Never Call Me
I Concentrate On You
Time
High Voltage At Rudy's
Appointment In The North Country
My Shining Hour

Rob Schneiderman - Radio Waves   (Reservoir RSR CD 120)   1991

Brian Lynch, trumpet; Ralph Moore, tenor sax; Gary Smulyan, baritone sax; Rob Schneiderman, piano; Todd Coolman, bass; Jeff Hirshfield, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 9, 1991

Extra Time
Gravitation
Blue Moon
There's A Small Hotel
Slapdance-Tapstick
Been There Before
Radio Waves
The Juggler
Twelve Tones Of Blue

Bill Doggett - The Right Choice   (After Hours Records AFT 4112)   1991

Solos: Eddie Preston, trumpet; Jimmy Cozier, alto sax; Bubba Brooks, tenor sax; Bill Doggett, organ; Bernard Purdie, drums; Also: Dennis Wilson, trombone; Howard Kimbo, tenor sax; Heywood Henry, baritone sax; George Naha, guitar; Leonard Gaskin, bass.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 14 and 15, 1991

Fur Piece

Solos: Eddie Preston, trumpet; Jimmy Cozier, alto sax; Bubba Brooks, Howard Kimbo, tenor sax; Bill Doggett, organ; George Naha, guitar; Also: Dennis Wilson, trombone; Heywood Henry, baritone sax; Leonard Gaskin, bass; Bernard Purdie, drums.

Rough Neck

Solos: Bill Easley, alto sax; Bill Doggett, organ; Also: George Naha, guitar; Leonard Gaskin, bass; Bernard Purdie, drums.

Warm Breezes

Solos: Bill Easley, alto sax; Bubba Brooks, tenor sax; Bill Doggett, organ; Gregory Townson, guitar; Also: Eddie Preston, trumpet; Dennis Wilson, trombone; Leonard Gaskin, bass; Bernard Purdie, drums.

Mush Mouth

Solos: Dennis Wilson, trombone; Jimmy Cozier, alto sax; Bubba Brooks, Howard Kimbo, tenor sax; Bill Doggett, organ; Bernard Purdie, drums; Also: Eddie Preston, trumpet; Dennis Wilson, trombone; George Naha, guitar; Leonard Gaskin, bass.

Du-Da

Solos: Dennis Wilson, trombone; Jimmy Cozier, alto sax; Heywood Henry, baritone sax; Bill Doggett, organ; Also: Eddie Preston, trumpet; Bubba Brooks, Howard Kimbo, tenor sax; George Naha, guitar; Leonard Gaskin, bass; Bernard Purdie, drums.

Things Ain't What They Used To Be

Solos: Bubba Brooks, tenor sax; Bill Doggett, organ; Toni Williams, vocal; Also: Eddie Preston, trumpet; Dennis Wilson, trombone; Bill Easley, alto sax; George Naha, guitar; Leonard Gaskin, bass; Bernard Purdie, drums; Dennis Wilson, arranger.

I'm Ready

Solos: Eddie Preston, trumpet; Jimmy Cozier, alto sax; Howard Kimbo, tenor sax; Bill Doggett, organ; George Naha, guitar; Also: Dennis Wilson, trombone; Bubba Brooks, tenor sax; Heywood Henry, baritone sax; Leonard Gaskin, bass; Bernard Purdie, drums.

The Wright Choice

Solos: Bubba Brooks, tenor sax; Bill Doggett, organ; Gregory Townson, guitar; Also: Leonard Gaskin, bass; Bernard Purdie, drums.

Honky Tonk (Parts 1&2)

Solos: Eddie Preston, trumpet; Bill Easley, alto sax; Bubba Brooks, tenor sax; Bill Doggett, organ; George Naha, guitar; Also: Leonard Gaskin, bass; Bernard Purdie, drums.

Just A Blues

Charles Fambrough - The Proper Angle   (CTI R2 79476)   1991

Charles Fambrough, bass; Roy Hargrove, Wynton Marsalis, trumpet; Branford Marsalis, tenor sax; Joe Ford, sax; Kenny Kirkland, piano; Jeff Watts, drums; Steve Berrios, Jerry Gonzalez, percussion.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 29-31, 1991

Don Quixote
The Dreamer
Uncle Pete
Sand Jewels
Broski
Dolores Carla Maria
Earthlings
The Proper Angle
Our Father Who Art Blakey
One For Honor
The Tonality Of Atonement

** also released on CTI 67224-2 in 1993.

Shirley Scott - Great Scott!   (Muse MCD 5434)   1996

Buck Hill, tenor sax #3,5; Shirley Scott, organ #1-7, piano #8; Arthur Harper, bass; Mickey Roker, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 7, 1991

1.Skylark
2.Triste
3.More Than You Know
4.Blues For Groove
5.Have You Met Miss Jones?
6.I Could Have Told You
7.Don't Misunderstand
8.Yours Is My Heart Alone

Dr. Lonnie Smith - The Turbanator   (32 Jazz 32209)   2000

Houston Person, tenor sax; Dr. Lonnie Smith, organ, piano; Jimmy Ponder, guitar; Buster Williams, bass; Buddy Williams, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 9, 1991

Caravan
Night Song
Someday My Prince Will Come
River Walk
Monk Could Swing
Cherokee
Brushin' It

Kenny Barron Trio - The Moment   (Reservoir RSR CD 121)   1992

Kenny Barron, piano; Rufus Reid, bass; Victor Lewis, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 22, 1991

Minority
Fragile
Silent Rain
I'm Confessin' (That I Love You)
Jackie-ing
Tear Drop
The Moment
Soul Eyes
How Deep Is The Ocean

Joshua Breakstone Quartet - Walk Don't Run   (Paddle Wheel (J) KICJ 79)   1991

Kenny Barron, piano; Joshua Breakstone, guitar; Dennis Irwin, bass; Kenny Washington, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 26, 1991

Lullaby Of The Leaves
Telstar
Ram-Bunk-Shush
Perfidia
Walk Don't Run
A Taste Of Honey
Apache
Caravan
Slaughter On 10th Avenue
Blue Star

** also released on Evidence ECD 22058-2 in 1993.

Joe Henderson - Lush Life: The Music Of Billy Strayhorn   (Verve 314 511 779-2)   1992

Wynton Marsalis, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Stephen Scott, piano; Christian McBride, bass; Gregory Hutchinson, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 3, 6 and 8, 1991

Isfahan
Johnny Come Lately
Blood Count
Rain Check
Lotus Blossom
A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing
Take The "A" Train
Drawing Room Blues
U.M.M.G. (Upper Manhattan Medical Group)
Lush Life

Dick Berk, The New Jazz Adoption Agency - Let's Cool One   (Reservoir RSR CD 122)   1992

Andy Martin, trombone; Jay Collins, tenor sax; Tad Weed, piano; Jeff Littleton, bass; Dick Berk, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 26, 1991

New Life Blues
My Favorite Things
You Know I Care
Night In Tunisia
Judy Judy
Let's Cool One
Food Club
Roberta

Wallace Roney - Seth-Air   (Muse MCD 5441)   1992

Wallace Roney, trumpet; Antoine Roney, tenor sax; Jacky Terrasson, piano; Peter Washington, bass; Eric Allen, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 28, 1991

Melchizedek
A Breath Of Seth Air
Black People Suffering
28, Rue Pigalle
Lost
People
Gone
Wives & Lovers

** part of According To Mr. Roney: Seth Air/Intuition, 32 Jazz 32044 in 1997.

T.S. Monk - Take One   (Blue Note CDP 7 99614 2)   1992

Don Sickler, trumpet; Bobby Porcelli, alto sax; Willie Williams, tenor sax; Ronnie Mathews, piano; James Genus, bass; T.S. Monk, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 16, 1991

Monaco
Skippy
Infra-Rae
Waiting
Boa
Round Midnight
Jodi
Bear Cat
Capetown Ambush
Shoutin'
Minor's Holiday
Think Of One

James Spaulding - Songs Of Courage   (Muse MCD 5382)   1993

Tyrone Jefferson, trombone #1,6,8; James Spaulding, alto sax, flute; Roland Alexander, tenor sax #1,2,6,8; Kenny Barron, piano; Ray Drummond, bass; Louis Hayes, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 18, 1991

1.Cabu
2.Minor Bertha
3.Judy
4.Autumn Leaves
5.Wee
6.Black Market
7.Uhuru Sasa
8.Song Of Courage
9.King

Charles Fambrough - The Charmer   (CTI R2 79484)   1992

Charles Fambrough, bass; Roy Hargrove, trumpet; Grover Washington Jr., soprano sax; Kenny Garrett, alto sax; Abdullah Ibrahim, Kenny Kirkland, Stephen Scott, piano; Bill O'Connell, piano, synthesizer; Billy Drummond, Yoron Israel, Jeff Watts, drums; Doc Gibbs, Bashiri Johnson, percussion.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 22, 1991, and September 12-24, 1992

The Charmer
Beautiful Love
Alycia/Andrea
Oasis
Lullaby For Shana Bly
Little Man
Sparks

** also released on CTI 67230-2 in 1993.

Nick Brignola - It's Time   (Reservoir RSR CD 123)   1992

Nick Brignola, soprano, alto, tenor, baritone sax, clarinet, alto, bass clarinet, flute, alto flute, piccolo; Kenny Barron, piano; Dave Holland, bass; Mike Holober, arranger.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 2, 1991

It's Time
Renewal
Sketch 1
Dusk
Speak Low
I Thought About You
If You Could See Me Now
Walkabout
Sketch 2
Round Midnight
How Tasteful Of You

The Houdini's In New York - Headlines   (Timeless (Du) CD SJP 382)   1992

Angelo Verploegen, trumpet, flugelhorn; Rolf Delfos, alto, soprano sax; Boris Vanderlek, tenor sax; Erwin Hoorweg, piano; Marius Beets, bass; Bram Wijland, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 3, 1991

Headlines
Orvathology
Gertrude's Favourite
In The Situation
Lullaby
Blue Ribbon Jury
C.W.
Eguchi
We Believed In Love
Another Fawn
The Soulful Mr. Timmons

Charles Earland - Unforgettable   (Muse MCD 5455)   1992

Kenny Rampton, trumpet; Clifford Adams, trombone; Eric Alexander, soprano, tenor sax; Houston Person, tenor sax #1,5,7; Charles Earland, organ; Oliver Nevels, guitar; Gregory Williams, drums #1,2,5; Buddy Williams, drums #3,4,6,7; Laurence Killian, percussion.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 6, 1991

1.Unforgettable
2.Europa (Earth's Cry Heaven's Smile)
3.Sheila
4.Commitment To Love
5.Heart Attack
6.Yes, I Love Her
7.The Kicker

Arthur Taylor, Taylor's Wailers - Mr. A.T.   (Enja (G) ENJA 7017 2)   1992

Abraham Burton, alto sax; Willie Williams, tenor sax; Marc Cary, piano; Tyler Mitchell, bass; Arthur Taylor, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 9, 1991

Mr. A.T.
Hi-Fly
Soul Eyes
Bullet Train
It Doesn't Matter
Ahmad's Blues
Gingerbread Boy
Mr. A.T.

The South African Piano Of Abdullah Ibrahim - Desert Flowers   (Enja (G) ENJ-7011 2)   1992

Abdullah Ibrahim, piano, synthesizer #1,11, vocal #4,9.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 18, 1991

1.The Praise Song
2.Just Arrived
3.Ancient Cape
4.Desert Air
5.Come Sunday
6.District Six
7.Sweet Devotion
8.Edie
9.For John Coltrane
10.Tsidi
11.Mizu/Water

Michael Hashim - A Blue Streak   (Stash ST-CD-546)   1991

Michael Hashim, alto sax; Mike Le Donne, organ; Peter Bernstein, guitar; Kenny Washington, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1991

Smoke-Down
My Melancholy Baby
Never Let Me Go
Our Miss Brooks
Rose Street Summer
Brother, Can You Spare A Dime?
Hash Bash
Flamingo
A Walkin' Thing
The Next Time You See Me