Tracklist

CD 1: Off to the Races, 1-6, Live at the Half Note Volume 1, 7 - 10
# Title Rating Length
1 Lover Come Back to Me
6:51
2 When Your Love Has Gone
5:04
3 Sudwest Funk
6:55
4 Paul's Pal
7:09
5 Off to the Races
6:37
6 Down Tempo
5:23
7 My Girl Shirl
10:32
8 Soulful Kiddy
9:56
9 A Portrait of Jennie
6:49
10 Cecile
14:37
CD 2: Live at the Half Note Volume 2, 1 - 4, Gigi Gryce Modern Jazz Perspective, 5 - 12
# Title Rating Length
1 Jeannine
12:47
2 Pure D
6:09
3 Kimyas
11:59
4 When Sonny Gets Blue
5:50
5 Early Morning Blues
3:41
6 Early Bird
7:35
7 Elgy
6:25
8 Stablemates
4:56
9 Steppin' Out
5:26
10 Social Call
4:40
11 An Evening in Casablanca
5:02
12 Satellite
4:27
CD 3: Fuego, 1 - 6, Jackie McLean New Soul, 7 - 11
# Title Rating Length
1 Fuego
6:38
2 Bup a Loup
4:04
3 Funky Mama
10:57
4 Low Life
6:03
5 Lament
8:24
6 Amen
4:46
7 Hip Strut
11:14
8 Minor Apprehension
7:32
9 Greasy
7:23
10 Sweet Cakes
6:44
11 Davis Cup
5:45
CD 4: Art Farmer, 2 Trumpets, 1 - 5
# Title Rating Length
1 The Third
7:38
2 Contour
7:34
3 When Your Lover Has Gone
5:11
4 Dig
14:27
5 Round Midnight
6:40
CD 5: Byrd in Hand, 1 - 6, Pepper Adams, 10 - 4 At the Five Spot, 7 - 11
# Title Rating Length
1 Witchcraft
8:29
2 Here Am I
8:21
3 Devil Whip
4:40
4 Bronze Dance
6:41
5 Clarion Calls
5:40
6 The Injuns
6:08
7 Tis (Theme)
5:49
8 You're My Thrill
5:08
9 The Long Two/Four
10:43
10 Hastings Street Bounce
11:36
11 Yourna
6:43
CD 6: Gigi Gryce, Jazz Lab, 1 - 7, Red Garland, All Morning Long, 8 - 10
# Title Rating Length
1 Speculation
3:40
2 Over the Rainbow
8:19
3 Nica's Tempo
5:30
4 Blue Concept
5:00
5 Little Niles
7:00
6 Sans Souci
7:14
7 I Remember Clifford
4:58
8 All Mornin' Long
20:22
9 They Can't Take That Away From Me
10:29
10 Our Delight
6:21
CD 7: The Cat Walk, 1 - 6, Kenny Burrell, All Day Long 7 - 10
# Title Rating Length
1 Say You're Mine
7:20
2 Duke's Mixture
7:02
3 Each Time I Think of You
5:36
4 The Cat Walk
6:42
5 Cute
6:18
6 Hello Bright Sunflower
7:33
7 All Day Long
18:21
8 Slim Jim
7:29
9 Say Listen
6:44
10 A. T.
6:43
CD 8: Phil Woods, Pairing Off, 1 - 4
# Title Rating Length
1 The Stanley Stomper
14:18
2 Cool Aid
9:45
3 Pairing Off
12:12
4 Suddenly It's Spring
8:24
CD 9: Byrd in Flight, 1 - 6, George Wallington, Jazz for the Carriage Trade, 7 - 12
# Title Rating Length
1 Ghana
7:24
2 Little Boy Blue
7:31
3 Gate City
5:07
4 Lex
7:41
5 Bo
6:36
6 My Girl Shirl
5:49
7 Our Delight
5:36
8 Our Love Is Here to Stay
5:31
9 Foster Dulles
5:06
10 Together We Wail
6:51
11 Whats New
7:10
12 But George
5:51
CD 10: Royal Flash, 1 - 6, Free Form, 7 - 11
# Title Rating Length
1 Hush
6:22
2 I'm a Fool to Want You
6:14
3 Jorgie's
8:05
4 Shangri-La
6:34
5 6 M's
6:30
6 Requiem
7:06
7 Pentecostal Feeling
6:44
8 Night Flower
6:46
9 Nai Nai
6:36
10 French Spice
8:02
11 Free Form
11:00

Credits

CD 1: Off to the Races, 1-6, Live at the Half Note Volume 1, 7 - 10

drums (drum set):
Art Taylor (1958-12-21) (tracks 1, 3–6)
trumpet:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1958-12-21) (tracks 1–6)
membranophone:
Art Taylor (1958-12-21) (track 2)
bass:
Sam Jones (jazz bassist) (1958-12-21) (tracks 1–6)
alto saxophone:
Jackie McLean (1958-12-21) (tracks 1, 3–6)
piano:
Wynton Kelly (1958-12-21) (tracks 1–6)
baritone saxophone:
Pepper Adams (baritone saxophonist) (1958-12-21) (tracks 1, 3–6)
composer:
Sonny Rollins (track 4)
Sigmund Romberg (1928) (track 1)
lyricist:
Oscar Hammerstein II (1928) (track 1)
publisher:
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 1)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 1)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1958-12-21) (tracks 1–6)
instrumental recording of:
Lover, Come Back to Me (The New Moon) (1958-12-21) (track 1)
later translated versions:
恋人よ我に帰れ (今は淋しく 君は去りて 忘れられない あの面影…) (track 1)
part of:
recording of:
Paul's Pal (1958-12-21) (track 4)

CD 2: Live at the Half Note Volume 2, 1 - 4, Gigi Gryce Modern Jazz Perspective, 5 - 12

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1957-08-30) (tracks 10–12)
New York, New York, United States (1957-09-03) (tracks 5–7)
New York, New York, United States (1957-09-05) (tracks 8–9)
trumpet:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1957-08-30) (tracks 10–12)
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1957-09-03) (tracks 5–7)
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1957-09-05) (tracks 8–9)
membranophone:
Art Taylor (1957-08-30) (tracks 10–12)
Art Taylor (1957-09-03) (tracks 5–7)
Art Taylor (1957-09-05) (tracks 8–9)
bass:
Wendell Marshall (1957-08-30) (tracks 10–12)
Wendell Marshall (1957-09-03) (tracks 5–7)
Wendell Marshall (1957-09-05) (tracks 8–9)
banjo:
Jackie Paris (1957-09-03) (track 5)
alto saxophone:
Gigi Gryce (1957-08-30) (tracks 10–12)
Gigi Gryce (1957-09-03) (tracks 5–7)
Gigi Gryce (1957-09-05) (tracks 8–9)
piano:
Wynton Kelly (1957-08-30) (tracks 10–12)
Wynton Kelly (1957-09-03) (tracks 5–7)
Wynton Kelly (1957-09-05) (tracks 8–9)
baritone saxophone:
Sahib Shihab (American jazz musician) (1957-09-05) (tracks 8–9)
trombone:
Jimmy Cleveland (1957-09-05) (tracks 8–9)
French horn:
Julius Watkins (1957-09-05) (tracks 8–9)
composer:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (track 7)
Benny Golson (track 8)
Gigi Gryce (tracks 11–12)
vocals:
Jackie Paris (1957-09-03) (tracks 5–7)
Jackie Paris (1957-09-05) (track 8)
writer:
Gigi Gryce (track 10)
Jon Hendricks (track 10)
publisher:
recording of:
Satellite (track 12)
Social Call (1957-08-30) (track 10)
Elgy (1957-09-03) (track 7)
Stablemates (1957-09-05) (track 8)

CD 3: Fuego, 1 - 6, Jackie McLean New Soul, 7 - 11

trumpet:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1959-10-04) (tracks 1–6)
membranophone:
Lex Humphries (1959-10-04) (tracks 1–6)
bass:
Doug Watkins (1959-10-04) (tracks 1–6)
alto saxophone:
Jackie McLean (1959-10-04) (tracks 1–6)
piano:
Duke Pearson (1959-10-04) (tracks 1–6)
composer:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (tracks 1–6)
producer:
Alfred Lion (tracks 1–6)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (tracks 1–6)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1959-10-04) (tracks 1–6)
recording of:
Amen (1959-10-04) (track 6)
Bup a Loup (1959-10-04) (track 2)
Fuego (1959-10-04) (track 1)
Funky Mama (1959-10-04) (track 3)
Lament (1959-10-04) (track 5)
Low Life (1959-10-04) (track 4)

CD 4: Art Farmer, 2 Trumpets, 1 - 5

drums (drum set):
Art Taylor (1956-08-03) (tracks 1–5)
trumpet:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1956-08-03) (tracks 1–3, 5)
Art Farmer (1956-08-03) (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
bass:
Doug Watkins (1956-08-03) (tracks 1–5)
alto saxophone:
Jackie McLean (1956-08-03) (tracks 1–2, 5)
piano:
Barry Harris (Jazz pianist) (1956-08-03) (tracks 1–5)
composer:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (track 1)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (track 4)
Kenny Drew (track 2)
Thelonious Monk (track 5)
Einar Aaron Swan (track 3)
Cootie Williams (track 5)
lyricist:
Einar Aaron Swan (track 3)
Bernie Hanighen (track 5)
producer:
Bob Weinstock (tracks 1–5)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1956-08-03) (tracks 1–5)
publisher:
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 5)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 5)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 5)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 5)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1956-08-03) (tracks 1–5)
arrangements:
’Round Midnight (for saxophone quartet, Müller-Irion) (track 5)
cover recording of:
Dig (1956-08-03) (track 4)
When Your Lover Has Gone (1956-08-03) (track 3)
’Round About Midnight (aka “’Round Midnight”) (1956-08-03) (track 5)
later translated versions:
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Claude Nougaro) (track 5)
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Boris Vian) (track 5)
recording of:
Contour (1956-08-03) (track 2)
The Third (1956-08-03) (track 1)

CD 5: Byrd in Hand, 1 - 6, Pepper Adams, 10 - 4 At the Five Spot, 7 - 11

drums (drum set):
Art Taylor (1959-05-31) (tracks 1–6)
trumpet:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1959-05-31) (tracks 1–6)
bass:
Sam Jones (jazz bassist) (1959-05-31) (tracks 1–6)
piano:
Walter Davis Jr. (American hard bop pianist) (1959-05-31) (tracks 1–6)
baritone saxophone:
Pepper Adams (baritone saxophonist) (1959-05-31) (tracks 1–6)
tenor saxophone:
Charlie Rouse (1959-05-31) (tracks 1–6)
composer:
Cy Coleman (track 1)
lyricist:
Carolyn Leigh (track 1)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1959-05-31) (tracks 1–6)
instrumental recording of:
Witchcraft (1959-05-31) (track 1)
later translated versions:
Une fille d'enfer (track 1)

CD 6: Gigi Gryce, Jazz Lab, 1 - 7, Red Garland, All Morning Long, 8 - 10

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1957-01-13) (tracks 5, 7)
New York, New York, United States (1957-02-04) (tracks 1, 3)
New York, New York, United States (1957-02-05) (tracks 2, 6)
New York, New York, United States (1957-03-13) (track 4)
drums (drum set):
Art Taylor (1957-11-15) (tracks 8–10)
trumpet:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1957-01-13) (tracks 5, 7)
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1957-02-04) (tracks 1, 3)
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1957-02-05) (tracks 2, 6)
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1957-03-13) (track 4)
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1957-11-15) (tracks 8–10)
membranophone:
Art Taylor (1957-01-13) (tracks 5, 7)
Art Taylor (1957-02-04) (tracks 1, 3)
Art Taylor (1957-02-05) (tracks 2, 6)
Art Taylor (1957-03-13) (track 4)
bass:
Wendell Marshall (1957-01-13) (tracks 5, 7)
Wendell Marshall (1957-02-04) (tracks 1, 3)
Wendell Marshall (1957-02-05) (tracks 2, 6)
Wendell Marshall (1957-03-13) (track 4)
George Joyner (1957-11-15) (tracks 8–10)
alto saxophone:
Gigi Gryce (1957-01-13) (tracks 5, 7)
Gigi Gryce (1957-02-04) (tracks 1, 3)
Gigi Gryce (1957-02-05) (tracks 2, 6)
Gigi Gryce (1957-03-13) (track 4)
piano:
Wade Legge (1957-01-13) (tracks 5, 7)
Tommy Flanagan (1957-02-04) (tracks 1, 3)
Tommy Flanagan (1957-02-05) (tracks 2, 6)
Wade Legge (1957-03-13) (track 4)
Red Garland (1957-11-15) (tracks 8–10)
baritone saxophone:
Sahib Shihab (American jazz musician) (1957-01-13) (tracks 5, 7)
Sahib Shihab (American jazz musician) (1957-02-04) (tracks 1, 3)
tuba:
Don Butterfield (1957-01-13) (tracks 5, 7)
Don Butterfield (1957-02-04) (tracks 1, 3)
tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (1957-11-15) (tracks 8–10)
trombone:
Jimmy Cleveland (1957-01-13) (tracks 5, 7)
Benny Powell (1957-02-04) (tracks 1, 3)
French horn:
Julius Watkins (1957-01-13) (tracks 5, 7)
Julius Watkins (1957-02-04) (tracks 1, 3)
composer:
Tadd Dameron (track 10)
Benny Golson (track 7)
Basheer Qusim (track 6)
Horace Silver (track 1)
Randy Weston (track 5)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (track 9)
Harold Arlen (1938) (track 2)
engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (tracks 8–10)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (1937) (track 9)
Yip Harburg (1938) (track 2)
premiered by:
Judy Garland (1939) (track 2)
writer:
Red Garland (track 8)
Basheer Qusim (track 3)
publisher:
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 2)
Ira Gershwin Music (track 9)
Leo Feist Music (track 2)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 9)
Warner/Chappell (track 2)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 9)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (track 9)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 2)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1957-11-15) (tracks 8–10)
arrangements:
instrumental recording of:
Over the Rainbow (The Wizard of Oz) (1957-02-05) (track 2)
is the basis for:
MAIN THEME (Rainbow Islands) (track 2)
later translated versions:
L’Arc en ciel (Somewhere Over the Rainbow, du film “Le Magicien d’Oz”) (track 2)
Ovan regnbågen (track 2)
Pāri varavīksnei (Over the Rainbow) (track 2)
虹の彼方 (Japanese Version of Over the Rainbow) (track 2)
later versions:
Somewhere Over the Rainbow (Marusha rave version of “Over the Rainbow”) (track 2)
part of:
An American in Paris (2015 Broadway musical) (track 9)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (track 9)
Shall We Dance (1937 film soundtrack) (track 9)
The Wizard of Oz (1939 film soundtrack) (track 2)
The Wizard of Oz (1942 Arlen/Harburg musical) (track 2)
recording of:
Nica’s Tempo (track 3)
Sans Souci (track 6)
I Remember Clifford (1957-01-13) (track 7)
Little Niles (1957-01-13) (track 5)
Speculation (1957-02-04) (track 1)
All Mornin' Long (1957-11-15) (track 8)
Our Delight (1957-11-15) (track 10)
They Can’t Take That Away From Me (1957-11-15) (track 9)

CD 7: The Cat Walk, 1 - 6, Kenny Burrell, All Day Long 7 - 10

drums (drum set):
Philly Joe Jones (US jazz drummer) (1961-05-02) (tracks 1–6)
trumpet:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1957-01-04) (tracks 8–10)
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1961-05-02) (tracks 1–6)
membranophone:
Art Taylor (1957-01-04) (tracks 8–10)
guitar:
Kenny Burrell (1957-01-04) (tracks 8–10)
bass:
Doug Watkins (1957-01-04) (tracks 8–10)
Laymon Jackson (1961-05-02) (tracks 1–6)
double bass:
Laymon Jackson (1961-05-02) (tracks 1–6)
piano:
Tommy Flanagan (1957-01-04) (tracks 8–10)
Duke Pearson (1961-05-02) (tracks 1–6)
baritone saxophone:
Pepper Adams (baritone saxophonist) (1961-05-02) (tracks 1–6)
tenor saxophone:
Frank Foster (saxophonist) (1957-01-04) (tracks 8–10)
arranger:
Neal Hefti (track 5)
composer:
Neal Hefti (track 5)
lyricist:
Stanley Styne (track 5)
producer:
Alfred Lion (tracks 1–6)
Bob Weinstock (tracks 8–10)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1957-01-04) (tracks 8–10)
Rudy van Gelder (1961-05-02) (tracks 1–6)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1957-01-04) (tracks 8–10)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1961-05-02) (tracks 1–6)
recording of:
Cute (1961-05-02) (track 5)

CD 9: Byrd in Flight, 1 - 6, George Wallington, Jazz for the Carriage Trade, 7 - 12

drums (drum set):
Lex Humphries (1960-01-17) (track 3)
Lex Humphries (1960-01-25) (tracks 1, 4)
Lex Humphries (1960-07-10) (tracks 2, 5–6)
trumpet:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1960-01-17) (track 3)
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1960-01-25) (tracks 1, 4)
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1960-07-10) (tracks 2, 5–6)
double bass:
Doug Watkins (1960-01-17) (track 3)
Doug Watkins (1960-01-25) (tracks 1, 4)
Reggie Workman (1960-07-10) (tracks 2, 5–6)
alto saxophone:
Jackie McLean (1960-07-10) (tracks 2, 5–6)
piano:
Duke Pearson (1960-01-17) (track 3)
Duke Pearson (1960-01-25) (tracks 1, 4)
Duke Pearson (1960-07-10) (tracks 2, 5–6)
tenor saxophone:
Hank Mobley (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1960-01-17) (track 3)
Hank Mobley (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1960-01-25) (tracks 1, 4)
composer:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (tracks 1, 4)
Ethelbert Nevin (track 2)
Duke Pearson (tracks 3, 5–6)
lyricist:
Eugene Field (track 2)
producer:
Alfred Lion (tracks 1–6)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (tracks 1–6)
publisher:
Elgy Music (track 1)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1960-01-17) (track 3)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1960-01-25) (tracks 1, 4)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1960-07-10) (tracks 2, 5–6)
recording of:
Gate City (1960-01-17) (track 3)
Ghana (1960-01-25) (track 1)
Lex (1960-01-25) (track 4)
Bo (1960-07-10) (track 5)
Little Boy Blue (19th century song) (1960-07-10) (track 2)
My Girl Shirl (1960-07-10) (track 6)

CD 10: Royal Flash, 1 - 6, Free Form, 7 - 11

drums (drum set):
Billy Higgins (US jazz drummer) (1961-09-21) (tracks 1–6)
Billy Higgins (US jazz drummer) (1961-12-11) (tracks 7–11)
trumpet:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1961-09-21) (tracks 1–6)
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1961-12-11) (tracks 7–11)
bass:
Butch Warren (1961-09-21) (tracks 1–6)
Butch Warren (1961-12-11) (tracks 7–11)
piano:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (1961-09-21) (tracks 1–6)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (1961-12-11) (tracks 7–11)
baritone saxophone:
Pepper Adams (baritone saxophonist) (1961-09-21) (tracks 1–6)
tenor saxophone:
Wayne Shorter (US jazz saxophonist and composer) (1961-12-11) (tracks 7–11)
composer:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (tracks 1, 3–5)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (track 6)
producer:
Alfred Lion (tracks 7–11)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1961-12-11) (tracks 7–11)
writer:
Joel Herron (1951) (track 2)
Frank Sinatra (1951) (track 2)
Jack Wolf (1951) (track 2)
publisher:
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 2)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1961-09-21) (tracks 1–6)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1961-12-11) (tracks 7–11)
later translated versions:
recording of:
6 M's (1961-09-21) (track 5)
Hush (1961-09-21) (track 1)
I’m a Fool to Want You (1961-09-21) (track 2)
Jorgie's (1961-09-21) (track 3)
Requiem (1961-09-21) (track 6)
Shangri-La (1961-09-21) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN:UK: B07495NRBF [info]