Van Gelder Studio Discography: 2004

2004 (age 80)

Houston Person Quintet

Houston Person, tenor sax; Stan Hope, piano; Paul Bollenback, guitar; Per-Ola Gadd, bass; Chip White, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 21, 2004

It's MagicHighNote HCD 7127
Love Walked In-
Don't Misunderstand-
I Should Care-
Don't Go To Strangers-
For All We Know-
Since I Fell For You-
Ain't Misbehavin'-
What A Wonderful World-
Gee Baby Ain't I Good To You-

* HighNote HCD 7127   Houston Person - To Etta With Love   2004

Buster Williams Quartet

Stefon Harris, vibes, marimba; George Colligan, piano; Buster Williams, bass, piccolo bass; Lenny White, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 5, 2004

NomadsHighNote HCD 7123
Related To One-
The Triumphant Dance Of The Butterfly-
The Wind Of An Immortal Soul-
Every Time We Say Goodbye-
Joined At The Hip-
Concierto De Aranjuez-
After The Ninth Wave-

* HighNote HCD 7123   Buster Williams - Griot Liberte   2004

Steve Turre

Steve Turre, trombone; Dave Valentin, flute #3; Vincent Herring, alto, soprano sax; James Carter, tenor sax, flute #4; Mulgrew Miller, piano; Buster Williams, bass; Winard Harper, drums; Akua Dixon, Joe Dixon, Michael Hill, Whitney Marchell Jackson, Andromeda Turre, Steve Turre, chorus #5,9.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 26, 2004

1.Three For The FestivalHighNote HCD 7130
2.One For Kirk-
3.Medley: Serenade To A Cuckoo / Bright Moments-
4.Stepping Into Beauty-
5.The Spirits Up Above-
6.Hand Full Of Five-
8.Dorthaan's Walk-
9.Volunteered Slavery-

* HighNote HCD 7130   Steve Turre - The Spirits Up Above   2004

Eric Alexander Quartet

Eric Alexander, tenor sax; Harold Mabern, piano; John Webber, bass; Joe Farnsworth, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 10, 2004

One For SteveHighNote HCD 7131
Almost Like Being In Love-
It's Magic-
A Few Miles From Memphis-
Search For Peace-
Dead Center-
I Could Have Danced All Night-

* HighNote HCD 7131   Eric Alexander - Dead Center   2004

Meredith D'Ambrosio

Meredith D'Ambrosio, vocal; Don Sickler, muted trumpet #1,3,6,8, flugelhorn #2,4,10; Cecilia Coleman, piano; Tim Givens, bass; Vince Cherico, drums #1,2,4-9.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 24, 2004

1.Have You Noticed?Sunnyside SSC 1159
2.To Do It All Again-
3.Don't Follow Me-
4.In The Glow Of The Moon-
5.Melodious Funk-
6.Stay With Me-
7.Try As I May-
8.Wishing On The Moon-
9.Miracle Of Spring-
10.Angels Without Their Wings-

* Sunnyside SSC 1159   Meredith D'Ambrosio - Wishing On The Moon   2006

Houston Person With Bill Charlap

Houston Person, tenor sax; Bill Charlap, piano.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 4, 2004

You Taught My Heart To SingHighNote HCD 7134
Namely You-
Where Are You-
Sweet Lorraine-
If I Ruled The World-
Where Is The Love-
I Was Telling Her About You-
Don't Forget The Blues-
I Wonder Where Our Love Has Gone-

* HighNote HCD 7134   Houston Person With Bill Charlap - You Taught My Heart To Sing   2006

David 'Fathead' Newman Quintet

David 'Fathead' Newman, tenor sax; Steve Nelson, vibes; John Hicks, piano; John Menegon, bass; Winard Harper, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 14, 2004

Hit The Road JackHighNote HCD 7135
Georgia On My Mind-
When Your Lover Has Gone-
Drown In My Tears-
Deed I Do-
It Had To Be You-
Them That Got (I Ain't Got Nothing Yet)-

* HighNote HCD 7135   David 'Fathead' Newman - I Remember Brother Ray   2005

Gloria Cooper

Gloria Cooper, voice, piano; Don Sickler, trumpet, flugelhorn; Wayne Escoffery, soprano, tenor sax; Freddie Bryant, guitar; Tim Givens, bass; Vince Cherico, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 1 and 21, 2004

All My Love, Especially For YouOrigin Records 82450
Just A Little Boy-
Garden In The Sand-
Two Reflect As One-
Dedicated To You-
Something Unusual-
You Never Leave My Mind-
Reveling In The Beat-
Big Brown Eyes-
Without You-
Come Rain Or Come Shine-

* Origin Records 82450   Gloria Cooper - Dedicated To You   2005

Stan Hope Quartet

Houston Person, tenor sax #1,2,7; Stan Hope, piano; Ray Drummond, bass #1-8,10; Kenny Washington, drums #1-8,10.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 22, 2004

1.R.D.'s BluesSavant SCD 2063
2.Then I'll Be Tired Of You-
3.My Ship-
4.Easy To Love-
5.Put On A Happy Face-
6.They Can't Take That Away From Me-
7.I'm Afraid The Masquerade Is Over-
8.Somewhere In The Night-
9.Medley: I'll Never Stop Loving You / The Island-
10.K.W. Groove-

* Savant SCD 2063   Stan Hope - Put On A Happy Face   2005

Reuben Wilson Quartet

Cochemea Gastelum, alto sax #1-6,8; Reuben Wilson, Hammond B-3; Melvin Sparks, guitar; Mike Clark, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 28, 2004

1.Easy TalkSavant SCD 2064
2.Fun House-
3.For The Love Of You-
4.Ronnies Bonnie-
5.Love Time-
6.Sweet Feet-
7.Minor Yours-
8.Loft Funk-

* Savant SCD 2064   Reuben Wilson - Fun House   2005