Wardell Gray

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Relationships

member of: Wardell Gray Quintet (tenor saxophone)
Wardell Gray Septet (tenor saxophone)
Wardell Gray Sextet (tenor saxophone)
Wardell Gray’s Los Angeles All Stars (tenor saxophone)
original member of: Wardell Gray Quartet
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/artist/mn0000235881 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/artist/272019 [info]
VIAF ID: VIAF: 76500225 [info]
Wikidata: Q1740384 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Wardell Gray [info]
fan pages: http://wardellgray.org/ [info]
other databases: http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb13894680x [info]
http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n81132017 [info]
http://snaccooperative.org/ark:/99166/w6gf3hx3 [info]
https://d-nb.info/gnd/131621270 [info]
https://www.worldcat.org/identities/lccn-n81132017 [info]

Appearances

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
composer
Southside
The Chase
Twisted
instrument
1944-04-13 Good Jelly Blues tenor saxophone Billy Eckstine and His Orchestra 2:56
1944-04-13 I Stay in the Mood for You tenor saxophone Billy Eckstine and His Orchestra 3:01
1944-04-13 I’ve Got a Date With Rhythm tenor saxophone Billy Eckstine and His Orchestra 2:59
1945-01-12 Furlough Blues tenor saxophone Earl Hines and His Orchestra 2:50
1945-01-12 Satchel Mouth Baby tenor saxophone Earl Hines 2:58
1945-01-12 Scoops Carry's Merry tenor saxophone Earl Hines and His Orchestra 3:00
1947-02-26 Carvin' the Bird tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 2:43
1947-02-26 Carvin' the Bird tenor saxophone Charlie Parker's New Stars 2:51
1947-02-26 Carvin' the Bird tenor saxophone Charlie Parker Septet 2:48
1947-02-26 Cheers tenor saxophone Charlie Parker Septet 3:08
1947-02-26 Cheers tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 3:00
1947-02-26 Cheers tenor saxophone Charlie Parker's New Stars 3:08
1947-02-26 Relaxin' at Camarillo tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 3:02
1947-02-26 Relaxin' at Camarillo tenor saxophone Charlie Parker Septet 3:10
1947-02-26 Relaxin' at Camarillo tenor saxophone Charlie Parker's New Stars 3:10
1947-02-26 Stupendous tenor saxophone Charlie Parker's New Stars 3:02
1947-02-26 Stupendous tenor saxophone Charlie Parker Septet 2:57
1947-02-26 Stupendous tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 2:54
1947-06-12 The Chase tenor saxophone [tenor sax] Dexter Gordon & Wardell Gray 6:49
1947-07-06 Back Breaker tenor saxophone Sonny Criss 16:21
1947-10-17 Blue Lou tenor saxophone Sonny Criss ?:??
1947-10-17 Semi-Quiet (Sonny's Bop) tenor saxophone Sonny Criss ?:??
1948-08-20 Benny's Bop [Limehouse Blues] [Wardell's Riff] tenor saxophone Benny Goodman Sextet 2:46
1948-09-09 Stealin' Apples tenor saxophone Benny Goodman 3:07
1948-09-13 I Think I’ll Go Away tenor saxophone Tadd Dameron 3:17
1948-09-13 Jahbero tenor saxophone Tadd Dameron 2:56
1948-09-13 Jahbero (alternate take) tenor saxophone Tadd Dameron 3:03
1948-09-13 Lady Bird tenor saxophone Tadd Dameron Sextet 2:54
1948-09-13 Lady Bird tenor saxophone Tadd Dameron 2:53
1948-09-13 Lady Bird tenor saxophone [ts] Tadd Dameron Sextet 2:50
1948-09-13 Lady Bird (alternate take) tenor saxophone Tadd Dameron 2:53
1948-09-13 Symphonette tenor saxophone Tadd Dameron 3:09
1948-09-13 Symphonette (alternate take) tenor saxophone Tadd Dameron 3:07
1950-01-27 Move tenor saxophone [tenor sax] Wardell Gray 9:46
1950-08-27 Move tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 9:02
1950-08-27 Scrapple From the Apple tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 9:49
1951-12 April Skies tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 3:05
1951-12 Bright Boy tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 2:49
1951-12 Farmer's Market tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 2:50
1951-12 Jackie tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 2:34
1951-12 Lover Man tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 2:23
1951-12 Sweet and Lovely tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 3:19
1952-01-18 Trouble in Mind tenor saxophone Dinah Washington 2:50
1952-01-18 When the Sun Goes Down tenor saxophone Dinah Washington 2:17
1952-01-21 Farmer's Market tenor saxophone [tenor sax] Wardell Gray 2:48
1952-01-21 Lover Man tenor saxophone [tenor sax] Wardell Gray 2:21
1952-01-21 Sweet and Lovely tenor saxophone [tenor sax] Wardell Gray 3:15
1952 East of the Sun tenor saxophone [tenor sax] Joe Swanson Orchestra 2:44
1952 Thrust tenor saxophone [tenor sax] Joe Swanson Orchestra 2:51
1955-01 The Champ tenor saxophone [tenor sax] Frank Morgan 4:58
1955-03-31 Chooch tenor saxophone Frank Morgan 3:38
1955-03-31 Get Happy tenor saxophone Frank Morgan 4:09
1955-03-31 Milt's Tune tenor saxophone Frank Morgan 4:44
1955-03-31 The Champ tenor saxophone Frank Morgan 5:01
1955-03-31 The Nearness of You tenor saxophone Frank Morgan 5:23
A Sinner Kissed an Angel tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 3:12
April Skies (B. Collette) tenor saxophone Wardell Gray Sextet 3:02
Basie Boogie tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:13
Be Bop (Gillespie) tenor saxophone Wardell Gray Septet 7:15
Be Pop tenor saxophone Howard McGhee 7:13
Blue 'n' Boogie tenor saxophone Sonny Criss 3:30
Blue Gray tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 2:47
Blue Gray (alternate take A) tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 2:51
Blue Gray (alternate take C) tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 2:44
Blue Lou tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 5:44
Blue Lou (Sampson – Mills) tenor saxophone Wardell Gray Quintet 9:15
Carvin' the Bird (take A, alternate) tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 2:47
Carvin' the Bird (take B, master) tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 2:46
Cheers tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 3:06
Cheers (take A) tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 3:10
Cheers (take B) tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 3:05
Cheers (take C) tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 3:05
Cheers (take D) tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 3:07
Dell's Bells tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 2:56
Easy Living (Robin – Rainger) tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 4:26
Easy Swing tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 3:02
Farmer’s Market (A. Farmer) tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 2:48
Grayhound tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 3:06
Grayhound (alternate take A) tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 2:40
Grayhound (alternate take C) tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 1:12
I Can't Give You Anything but Love tenor saxophone Sonny Criss 3:14
Jackie (H. Hawes) tenor saxophone Wardell Gray Sextet 2:32
Lady Bird tenor saxophone Fats Navarro 2:51
Little Pony (Hefti) tenor saxophone The Count Basie Orchestra 2:28
One for Prez tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 3:10
One O'Clock Jump tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:57
Out of Nowhere tenor saxophone Sonny Criss 2:45
Relaxin' at Camarillo tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 3:07
Relaxin' at Camarillo (take C) tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 3:08
Relaxin' at Camarillo (take D) tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 3:03
Relaxin' at Camarillo (take E) tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 2:59
Relaxin’ at Camarillo (take a) tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 3:10
Song of the Islands tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:52
Southside (W. Gray) tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 3:22
Stupendous tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 2:55
Stupendous (take a, Master) tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 2:58
Stupendous (take B, alternate) tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 2:55
Sweet and Lovely (Arnheim – Tobias – Lemare) tenor saxophone Wardell Gray’s Los Angeles All Stars 3:16
Sweet Lorraine (Parish – Burwell) tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 4:07
The Chase tenor saxophone Just Jazz All Stars 11:31
The Chase (D. Gordon) tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 11:31
The Creep tenor saxophone Sonny Criss 3:28
The Man I Love tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 3:18
The Steeple Chase (C. Parker) tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 13:50
The Steeplechase tenor saxophone Just Jazz All Stars 13:51
Tootsie tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:49
Treadin' tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 3:50
Treadin' (alternate take A) tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 3:32
Treadin' (alternate take B) tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 3:17
Twisted (W. Gray) tenor saxophone Wardell Gray 3:05
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