DISCOGRAPHY OF JAZZ BASS PLAYERS

Jimmy Blanton

• Duke Ellington: Solos, Duets and Trios [Bluebird]
• Duke Ellington: The Blanton/Webster Band [Bluebird/RCA]

Walter Page

• The Essential Jo Jones [Vanguard]
• Count Basie: The Complete Decca Recordings [Decca/GRP]

Oscar Pettiford

• Lucky Thompson: Tricotism [Impulse!]
• Oscar Pettiford Orchestra: Deep Passion [Impulse!]
• Thelonious Monk Plays Duke Ellington [Riverside/OJC]

Israel Crosby

• Ahmad Jamal at the Pershing: But Not For Me [Chess]
• Ahmad Jamal: Ahmad’s Blues [Chess/GRP]
• George Shearing Trio: Jazz Moments [Capitol/EMI]

Milt Hinton

• Branford Marsalis: Trio Jeepy [Columbia]
• Teddy Wilson: Three Little Words [Black & Blue]
• Milt Hinton: Laughing at Life [Sony]

George Duvivier

• Sarah Vaughan: After Hours [Sony]
• Wilbur Harden: The King and I: A Modern Jazz Interpretation [Savoy]
• Derek Smith Trio: Love for Sale [Progressive]

Slam Stewart

• Erroll Garner: Yesterdays [Savoy]
• Slam Stewart & Major Holley: Shut Yo‘ Mouth [Delos]


Ray Brown
• Oscar Peterson Trio: The Sound of the Trio [Verve]
• Oscar Peterson Trio: The Trio Live From Chicago [Verve]
• Ray Brown Trio: Bass Face [Telarc]

Sam Jones

• Cannonball Adderley: Somethin’ Else [Blue Note]
• Cannonball Adderley Quintet in San Francisco [Riverside/Original Jazz
Classics]
• Sam Jones: Right Down Front: The Riverside Collection [Original Jazz
Classics]

Doug Watkins

• Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers – At the Café Bohemia [Blue Note]
• John Coltrane & Frank Wess – Wheelin’ & Dealin’ [Original Jazz Classics]
• Sonny Rollins – Saxophone Colossus [Prestige]
• Sonny Rollins – Newk’s Time [Blue Note]

Paul Chambers

• Miles Davis: Kind of Blue [Blue Note]
• Oliver Nelson: Blues and the Abstract Truth [Impulse!]
• Paul Chambers Quartet: Bass on Top [Blue Note]
• John Coltrane: Blue Train [Blue Note]

Charles Mingus

• Charles Mingus: Blues and Roots [Atlantic]
• Charles Mingus: Mingus Ah Um [Columbia]
• Charles Mingus: Mingus, Mingus, Mingus, Mingus, Mingus [Atlantic]

Leroy Vinnegar

• Leroy Vinnegar: Leroy Walks! [Contemporary/Original Jazz Classics]
• Phineas Newborn, Jr.: The Great Jazz Piano of Phineas Newborn, Jr. [Original
Jazz Classics]
• Les McCann & Eddie Harris: Swiss Movement [Atlantic/WEA]

Art Davis

• John Coltrane: Ole (Atlantic), with Reggie Workman
• Booker Little: Out Front (Candid)
• Freddie Hubbard: Ready for Freddie (Blue Note)

Jimmy Garrison

• John Coltrane: Coltrane [Impulse!]
• John Coltrane Quartet: Crescent [Impulse!]
• Sonny Rollins: East Broadway Run Down [Impulse!]

Scott LaFaro

• Bill Evans: Portrait in Jazz [Riverside]
• Bill Evans Trio: Waltz for Debby [Riverside]
• Victor Feldman: The Arrival of Victor Feldman [Original Jazz Classics]

Wilbur Ware

• Wilbur Ware: The Chicago Sound [Original Jazz Classics]
• Thelonious Monk with John Coltrane [Original Jazz Classics]
• Sonny Rollins: A Night at the Village Vanguard, Vols. 1 – 3 [Blue Note]

Jymie Merritt

• Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers [Impulse!]
• Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers: Buhaina’s Delight [Blue Note]
• Benny Golson: The Other Side of Benny Golson [Riverside/OJC]

Laymon Jackson

• Donald Byrd: At the Half Note Cafe, Vols. 1 - 2 [Blue Note]
• Donald Byrd: Cat Walk [Blue Note]
• Lou Donaldson: The Time is Right [Blue Note]

Eddie Gomez

• Bill Evans: I Will Say Goodbye [Original Jazz Classics]
• Bill Evans & Eddie Gomez: Montreux III [Original Jazz Classics]
• Chick Corea: Three Quartets [Universal/Polydor]

Marc Johnson

• Bill Evans: We Will Meet Again [Warner Bros.]
• Enrico Pieranunzi Trio: No Man’s Land [Soul Note]
• Enrico Pieranunzi: Deep Down [Soul Note]

Larry Grenadier

• Brad Mehldau: Art of the Trio, Vol. 5: Progression [Warner Bros.]
• Chris Potter: Moving In [Concord]
• Pat Metheny: Trio 99>00 [Warner Bros.]

Christian McBride

• Benny Green Trio: Testifyin’! – Live at the Village Vanguard [Blue Note]
• Christian McBride/Nicholas Payton/Mark Whitfield: Fingerpainting – The Music
of Herbie Hancock [Verve]
• Ray Brown with John Clayton and Christian McBride: SuperBass – Recorded
live at Sculler’s [Telarc]

Dave Holland

• Dave Holland Trio: Triplicate [ECM]
• Joe Henderson: So Near, So Far (Musings for Miles) [Verve]
• Pat Metheny, Dave Holland & Roy Haynes: Question & Answer [Nonesuch]
• Kenny Wheeler Quintet: Flutter By, Butterfly [Soul Note]

Peter Washington

• Bill Charlap Trio: Written in the Stars [Blue Note]
• Tom Harrell: Upswing [Chesky]
• Benny Green: The Source [Jazz Legacy Productions]

Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen

• Joe Pass & Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen: Chops [Pablo/OJC]
• Oscar Peterson: Oscar in Paris – Live at the Salle Pleyel [Telarc]
• Dexter Gordon: Lullaby for a Monster [Steeplechase]

Ron Carter

• Miles Davis: E.S.P. [Columbia]
• Joe Henderson: The State of the Tenor, Vols. 1 & 2: Live at the Village
Vanguard [Blue Note]
• Jim Hall & Ron Carter: Alone Together [Original Jazz Classics]

Red Mitchell

• Hampton Hawes Trio, Vol. 1 [Fantasy]
• Hampton Hawes: I’m All Smiles [Original Jazz Classics]
• Lee Konitz & Red Mitchell: I Concentrate On You [Steeplechase]

Richard Davis

• Joe Henderson: In ‘n Out [Blue Note]
• Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Big Band: Village Vanguard Live Sessions [LRC]
• Eric Dolphy at the Five Spot, Vol. 1 [Prestige]

Dennis Irwin

• Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra: Soft Lights, Hot Music [Musicmasters]
• Mel Lewis Sextet: The Lost Art [Musicmasters]
• Joe Lovano Quartet: Tones, Shapes & Colors [Soul Note]

Dave Carpenter

• Peter Erskine/Alan Pasqua/Dave Carpenter: Badlands [Fuzzy Music]
• Peter Erskine/Alan Pasqua/David Carpenter: Live at Rocco [Fuzzy Records]

Rufus Reid

• Stan Getz: Serenity [Emarcy]
• Dexter Gordon: Nights at the Keystone, Vol. 1 [Capitol]
• Rufus Reid & Michael Moore: Double Bass Delights [Double Time Records]

George Mraz

• Stan Getz: Voyage [Black Hawk]
• Carmen McRae: Carmen Sings Monk [Novus]
• George Mraz: Morava [Milestone]

Mike Boone

• John Swana and the Philadelphians: Philly Gumbo (Criss Cross)
• Mike Boone: Better Late Than Never (Encounter)

Avishai Cohen

• Avishai Cohen: Adama [Stretch]
• Chick Corea New Trio: Past, Present & Futures [Stretch]
• Chick Corea & Origin: Change [Rykodisc]

John Patitucci

• Chick Corea Akoustic Band [GRP]
• Joey Calderazzo: Joey Calderazzo [Sony]
• John Patitucci: Remembrance [Concord]

Miroslav Vitous

• Chick Corea: Now He Sings, Now He Sobs [Blue Note]
• Chick Corea/Miroslav Vitous/Roy Haynes: Trio Music, Live in Europe [ECM]
• Miroslav Vitous: Universal Syncopations [EMC]

Gary Peacock

• Bill Evans: Trio ’64 [Verve]
• Keith Jarrett: Tribute [ECM]
• Marc Copland: At Night [Sunnyside]

Charlie Haden

• Pat Metheny: Rejoicing [ECM]
• Charlie Haden & Kenny Barron: Night and the City [Polygram]
• Charlie Haden Quartet West: Haunted Heart [Gitanes]
• Keith Jarrett & Charlie Haden: Jasmine [ECM]

Robert Hurst

• Wynton Marsalis: Marsalis Standard Time, Vol. 1 [Columbia]
• Wynton Marsalis Quartet: Live at Blues Alley [Columbia]
• Branford Marsalis: The Beautyful Ones Are Not Yet Born [Columbia]

Charnett Moffett

• Mulgrew Miller: Work! [Landmark]
• Wynton Marsalis: Black Codes From The Underground [Columbia]

Dave Young

• Dave Young: Piano-Bass Duets, Two By Two, Vol. 1 [Justin Time
• Dave Young: Piano-Bass Duets, Two By Two, Vol. 2 [Justin Time]
• Dave Young Trio with Cedar Walton & Barry Elmes: Tale of the Fingers
[Justin Time]

Don Thompson

• Frank Rosolino: Thinking About You [Sackville]
• Rob McConnell/Ed Bickert/Don Thompson: Three for the Road [Concord]
• Jim Hall: Live! [Verve]

Neil Swainson

• Neil Swainson Quintet: 49th Parallel [Concord]
• George Shearing Quintet: Back to Birdland [Telarc]
• Ed Bickert Trio: Third Floor Richard [Concord]

John Clayton, Jr.

• Milt Jackson Meets The Clayton-Hamilton Orchestra: Explosive! [Warner Bros.]
• Diana Krall: Live in Paris [Verve]

Esperanza Spalding

• Esperanza Spalding: Esperanza [Heads Up]
• Esperanza Spalding: Chamber Music Society [Telarc]

Drew Gress

• Marc Copland Trio: Haunted Heart & Other Ballads [hatHUT]
• Fred Hersch: Fred Hersch Trio +2 [Palmetto]
• Drew Gress: Spin and Drift [Premonition]

Scott Colley

• Chris Potter: Gratitude [Verve]
• Joel Frahm: The Navigator [Palmetto]
• Scott Colley: The Magic Line [Arabesque]

Cecil McBee

• Woody Shaw: The Moontrane [32 Jazz]
• Charles Lloyd Quartet: Live at Monterey [WEA]
• Kenny Barron Quintet: Live at Fat Tuesday’s [Tokuma]

Buster Williams
• Dexter Gordon: Generation (Prestige/OJC)
• Woody Shaw: The Moontrane (32 Jazz)
• Stan Getz & Jimmy Rowles: The Peacocks (Koch Jazz)

James Genus

• Dave Douglas: Moving Portrait [DIW]
• Michael Brecker Quartet: Two Blocks From The Edge [Impulse!]
• Dave Douglas: Soul on Soul [RCA Victor]

Reggie Workman

• John Coltrane: Ole! [Atlantic] (with Art Davis on bass]
• Wayne Shorter: Night Dreamer [Blue Note]
• Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers: Ugetsu [Riverside]

Steve Gilmore

• Phil Woods Quintet: Heaven [Black Hawk]
• Phil Woods Quintet: Song for Sisyphus [Gryphon]

Ray Drummond

• Tom Harrell: Sail Away [Fantasy/Contemporary]
• Kenny Barron Trio: Live at Bradley’s [Sunnyside]

Reuben Rogers

• Ralph Bowen: Keep the Change [Criss Cross]
• Joshua Redman: Beyond [Warner Bros.]

Neal Starkey

• Bill Anschell: Rhythm Changes [CAP]
• Ted Howe: Ellington [Summit]

Anders Jormin

• Bobo Stenson: Reflections [ECM]
• Bobo Stenson: War Orphans [ECM]
• Tomasz Stańko: Leosia [ECM]

Palle Danielsson

• Keith Jarrett: Belonging [ECM]
• Keith Jarrett: My Song [ECM]
• Peter Erskine: As It Is [ECM]

Lars Danielsson

• Jerry Bergonzi: Fast Company [Blue Jackel]
• Możdzer/Danielsson/Fresco: Between Us and the Light [Outside Music]
• Lars Danielsson: Tarantella [Act]

Eric Revis

• Branford Marsalis: Contemporary Jazz [Columbia]
• Orrin Evans: Easy Now [Criss Cross]
• Branford Marsalis: Requiem [Sony]

Delbert Felix

• Branford Marsalis: Random Abstract [Columbia]

Herman Burney

• Herman Burney: Offering [Bassmint Music]
• Gary Motley: Keypers [Gary Motley Music]

Rodney Whitaker

• Kenny Garrett: Pursuance, The Music of John Coltrane [Warner Bros.]
• Carl Allen & Rodney Whitaker: Work To Do [Mack Avenue]
• Rodney Whitaker: Winter Moon [Sirocco Jazz Ltd.]

Christopher Thomas

• Brian Blade Fellowship [Blue Note]
• Joshua Redman Quartet: Spirit of the Moment – Live at the Village Vanguard [Warner Bros.]

Steve Wallace

• Murley, Bickert & Wallace: Live at the Senator [Cornerstone RAS] (with Mike Murley & Ed Bickert)
• Barry Elmes: Different Voices [Cornerstone RAS]
• Rob McConnell & The Boss Brass: All in Good Time [Seabreeze]

Jim Vivian

• Kenny Wheeler/Sonny Greenwich Quintet: Kenny and Sonny Live at the
Montreal Bistro [Justin Time]
• Don Thompson Quartet: For Kenny Wheeler [Sackville]
• Kenny Wheeler: Siren’s Song [Justin Time]

Ben Street

• Danilo Perez: …Till Then [Verve]
• Kurt Rosenwinkel: The Next Step [Verve]
• Ben Monder Trio: Dust [Arabesque]

Ben Allison

• Ben Allison: Medicine Wheel [Palmetto]
• Frank Kimbrough: Quickening [Omnitone]
• Larry Goldings: Quartet [Palmetto]

Reid Anderson

• Ethan Iverson Trio: The Minor Passions [Fresh Sound]
• Fred Hersch: Songs Without Words [Elektra]
• Reid Anderson: Abolish Bad Architecture [Fresh Sound]

Michael Formanek

• Michael Formanek: Wide Open Spaces [Enja]
• Mingus Big Band ’93: Nostalgia in Times Square [Dreyfus]

Reginald Veal

• Wynton Marsalis Septet: Blue Interlude [Columbia]
• Wynton Marsalis Septet: Citi Movement [Sony]
• Branford Marsalis Trio: Dark Keys [Sony]

Ben Wolfe

• Harry Connick, Jr.: Blue Light, Red Light [Columbia]
• Ben Wolfe Quintet: Live at Smalls [Smallslive]