Julian Euell Discography
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sat, Sep 24, 2011


Date: November 9, 1956
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Prestige

Mal Waldron (ldr), Gigi Gryce (as), Idrees Sulieman (t), Mal Waldron (p), Julian Euell (b), Arthur Edgehill (d)

a. 1013    Shome - 5:07  (Idrees Sulieman)
b. 1014    Transfiguration - 7:17  (Gigi Gryce)
c. 1015    Dee's Dilemma - 6:58  (Mal Waldron)
d. 1016    Stablemates - 4:51  (Benny Golson)
e. 1017    Bud Study - 5:48  (Mal Waldron)
f. 1018    Yesterdays - 7:47  (Jerome Kern, Otto Harbach)
All titles on:      Prestige LP 12": PR 7090 — Mal-1   
     Prestige LP 12": P 24068 — One And Two   
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-611-2 — Mal-1   (1991)

Date: April 19, 1957
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Prestige

Mal Waldron (ldr), Jackie McLean (as), John Coltrane (ts), Bill Hardman (t), Mal Waldron (p), Julian Euell (b), Arthur Taylor (d)

a. 1199    Pot Pourri - 6:34  (Mal Waldron)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7341 — Jazz Interplay   
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7111 — Mal/2   
     Prestige LP 12": P 24068 — One And Two   
b. 1200    J. M.'s Dream Doll - 8:35  (Mal Waldron)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7341 — Jazz Interplay   
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7111 — Mal/2   
     Prestige LP 12": P 24068 — One And Two   
c. 1201    Don't Explain - 6:55  (Arthur Herzog, Billie Holiday)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7341 — Jazz Interplay   
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7111 — Mal/2   
     Prestige LP 12": P 24068 — One And Two   
d. 1202    Blue Calypso - 8:56  (Mal Waldron)
     Status LP 12": 8316 — The Dealers   
     Prestige LP 12": P 24069 — Wheelin'   
e. 1203    Falling In Love With Love - 11:37  (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
     Status LP 12": 8316 — The Dealers   
     Prestige LP 12": P 24069 — Wheelin'   
All titles on:      Prestige CD: 16PCD 4405-2 — The Prestige Recordings   (1991)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-671-2 — Mal/2   

Date: May 17, 1957
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Prestige

Mal Waldron (ldr), Sahib Shihab (as), John Coltrane (ts), Idrees Sulieman (t), Mal Waldron (p), Julian Euell (b), Ed Thigpen (d)

a. 1267    The Way You Look Tonight - 8:23  (Jerome Kern, Dorothy Fields)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7341 — Jazz Interplay   
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7111 — Mal/2   
     Prestige LP 12": P 24068 — One And Two   
     Prestige CD: 16PCD 4405-2 — The Prestige Recordings   (1991)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-671-2 — Mal/2   
b. 1268-1    From This Moment On - 6:13  (Cole Porter)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7341 — Jazz Interplay   
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7111 — Mal/2   
     Prestige LP 12": P 24068 — One And Two   
     Prestige CD: 16PCD 4405-2 — The Prestige Recordings   (1991)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-671-2 — Mal/2   
c. 1268-2   alt From This Moment On  (Cole Porter)
d. 1269    One By One - 9:40  (Mal Waldron)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7341 — Jazz Interplay   
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7111 — Mal/2   
     Prestige LP 12": P 24068 — One And Two   
     Prestige CD: 16PCD 4405-2 — The Prestige Recordings   (1991)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-671-2 — Mal/2   

It is uncertain which take number of 1268 is the master.


Date: May 17, 1957
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Prestige

Paul Quinichette (ldr), John Coltrane, Paul Quinichette (ts), Mal Waldron (p), Julian Euell (b), Ed Thigpen (d)

a. 1270    Cattin' - 7:20  (Mal Waldron)
     Prestige LP 12": P 24110 — Bahia   (1983)
     Original Jazz Classics LP 12": OJC 460 — Cattin' With Coltrane And Quinichette   (1990)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7158 — Cattin' With Coltrane And Quinichette   
     Prestige CD: 16PCD 4405-2 — The Prestige Recordings   (1991)
     Prestige CD: PRCD5-30204-2 — Interplay   (2007)
b. 1271    Anatomy - 8:48  (Mal Waldron)
     Prestige LP 12": P 24110 — Bahia   (1983)
     Original Jazz Classics LP 12": OJC 460 — Cattin' With Coltrane And Quinichette   (1990)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7158 — Cattin' With Coltrane And Quinichette   
     Prestige CD: 16PCD 4405-2 — The Prestige Recordings   (1991)
     Prestige CD: PRCD5-30204-2 — Interplay   (2007)
c. 1272    Vodka - 9:04  (Mal Waldron)
     Prestige LP 12": P 24110 — Bahia   (1983)
     Original Jazz Classics LP 12": OJC 460 — Cattin' With Coltrane And Quinichette   (1990)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7158 — Cattin' With Coltrane And Quinichette   
     Prestige CD: 16PCD 4405-2 — The Prestige Recordings   (1991)
     Prestige CD: PRCD5-30204-2 — Interplay   (2007)
d. 1273    Sunday - 6:58  (Chester Conn, Bennie Krueger, Ned Miller, Jule Styne)
     Prestige LP 12": P 24110 — Bahia   (1983)
     Original Jazz Classics LP 12": OJC 460 — Cattin' With Coltrane And Quinichette   (1990)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7158 — Cattin' With Coltrane And Quinichette   
     Prestige CD: 16PCD 4405-2 — The Prestige Recordings   (1991)
     Prestige CD: PRCD5-30204-2 — Interplay   (2007)
e. 1274    Tea For Two - 8:05  (Vincent Youmans, Irving Caesar)
f. 1275    Exactly Like You - 6:50  (Jimmy McHugh, Dorothy Fields)
     Prestige LP 12": P 24110 — Bahia   (1983)
     Original Jazz Classics LP 12": OJC 460 — Cattin' With Coltrane And Quinichette   (1990)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7158 — Cattin' With Coltrane And Quinichette   
All titles on:      Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-460-2 — Cattin' With Coltrane And Quinichette   (1990)

John Coltrane (ts) on a-d.


Date: January 31, 1958
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Prestige

Mal Waldron (ldr), Eric Dixon (f), Art Farmer (t), Mal Waldron (p), Julian Euell (b), Elvin Jones (d), Calo Scott (vc), Elaine Waldron (v)

a. 1449    Tension - 6:37  (Mal Waldron)
b. 1450    Ollie's Caravan - 8:39  (Mal Waldron)
c. 1451    The Cattin' Toddler - 6:58  (Mal Waldron)
d. 1452    Portrait Of A Young Mother - 8:58  (Mal Waldron)
e. 1453    For Every Man There's A Woman - 11:40  (Harold Arlen, Leo Robin)
All titles on:      New Jazz LP 12": NJ-8201 — Mal/3 - Sounds   
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-1814-2 — Mal/3 - Sounds   

Elaine Waldron (v) on d-e.


Date: probably April 1960
Location: New York City
Label: Bethlehem

Mal Waldron (ldr), Jackie McLean (as), Mal Waldron (p), Julian Euell (b), Al Dreares (d)

a. a-01    Left Alone - 6:06  (Mal Waldron, Billie Holiday)
b. a-02    Cat Walk - 6:56  (Mal Waldron)
c. a-03    You Don't Know What Love Is - 5:52  (Don Raye, Gene DePaul)
d. b-01    Minor Pulsation - 8:14  (Mal Waldron)
e. b-02    Airegin - 7:11  (Sonny Rollins)
All titles on:      Bethlehem LP 12": BCP 6045 — Left Alone   
     Bethlehem CD: 79854 — Left Alone   (2000)

Jackie McLean (as) on a.

Date corrected from February 24, 1959 or November 1957.

Final track "The Way He Remembers Billie Holiday" (4:09) is Waldron speaking with Teddy Charles.


Date: May 3, 1960
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Prestige

Gigi Gryce (ldr), Gigi Gryce (as), Richard Williams (t), Richard Wyands (p), Julian Euell (b), Mickey Roker (d)

a. 2212    Summertime - 8:04  (George Gershwin, Dubose Heyward)
b. 2213    Lover Man - 5:37  (Roger 'Ram' Ramirez, Jimmy Davis, Jimmy Sherman)
c. 2214    Minority - 6:33  (Gigi Gryce)
d. 2215    Don't Worry 'Bout Me - 7:42  (Rube Bloom, Ted Koehler)
e. 2216    Frankie And Johnnie - 7:33  (Traditional)
f. 2217    Nica's Tempo - 4:05  (Gigi Gryce)
All titles on:      New Jazz LP 12": NJLP 8246 — The Hap'nin's   
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-1868-2 — The Hap'nin's   (1995)

Date: June 7, 1960
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Prestige

Gigi Gryce (ldr), Gigi Gryce (as), Richard Williams (t), Richard Wyands (p), Julian Euell (b), Mickey Roker (d, tam)

a. 2293    Blues In Bloom - 7:44  (Norman Mapp)
b. 2294    Boxer's Blues - 6:58  (Gigi Gryce)
c. 2295    Strange Feelin' - 7:45  (Gigi Gryce)
d. 2296    The Rat Race Blues - 6:35  (Gigi Gryce)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-3710-2 — New Jazz Sampler   (2002)
e. 2297    Monday Through Sunday - 11:09  (Norman Mapp)
All titles on:      New Jazz LP 12": NJLP 8262 — The Rat Race Blues   
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD 081-2 — The Rat Race Blues   (1991)

Mickey Roker (tam) on c.


Date: July 1, 1960
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Prestige

Little Brother Montgomery (ldr), Lafayette Thomas (g), Little Brother Montgomery (p, v), Julian Euell (b)

a. 2339    Satellite Blues - 3:54  (Little Brother Montgomery)
b. 2340    No Special Rider Blues - 2:22  (Little Brother Montgomery)
c. 2341    Cry Cry Baby - 3:00
d. 2342    Brother's Boogie - 2:54  (Little Brother Montgomery)
e. 2343    Vicksburg Blues - 3:13  (Little Brother Montgomery)
f. 2344    Tasty Blues - 4:40  (Little Brother Montgomery)
g. 2345    Pleading Blues - 3:30  (Little Brother Montgomery)
h. 2346    Santa Fe - 2:36  (Little Brother Montgomery)
i. 2347    Sneaky Pete Blues - 4:20  (Lafayette Thomas)
j. 2348    Something Keeps Worrying Me - 4:02  (Little Brother Montgomery)
k. 2349    How Long, Brother? - 3:36  (Little Brother Montgomery)
l. 2350    Deep Fried - 3:55  (Little Brother Montgomery)
All titles on:      Prestige/Bluesville LP 12": BVLP 1012 — Tasty Blues   
     Original Blues Classics CD: OBCCD-554-2 — Tasty Blues   

Lafayette Thomas (g) on a-d, f-l; Julian Euell (b) on a-d, f-l.


Date: November 9, 1960
Location: New York City
Label: Mercury

Gigi Gryce (ldr), Gigi Gryce (as), Richard Williams (t), Richard Wyands (p), Julian Euell (b), Walter Perkins (d)

a. 20630    Dearly Beloved - 4:20  (Jerome Kern, Johnny Mercer)
b. 20631    Blue Lights - 3:25  (Gigi Gryce)
c. 20632    Kucheza Blues [aka Gee Blues Gee] - 3:22  (Randy Weston)
All titles on:      Mercury LP 12": MG 20628 — Reminiscin'   
     Trip LP 12": TLP 5598 — Reminiscin'   
     Mercury LP 12": SR 60628 — Reminiscin'   

b. listed as Blue Light on original issue
c. listed as Gee Blues Gee.


Date: 1962
Location: New York City
Label: Roulette

John Handy (ldr), John Handy (as), Walter Bishop, Jr. (p), Julian Euell (b), Edgar Bateman (d)

a. a-01    From Bird - 5:50  (John Handy)
b. a-02    Blues For M.F. - 7:27  (John Handy)
c. a-03    East Of The Sun - 7:54  (Brooks Bowman)
d. b-01    No Smiles Please - 6:52  (John Handy)
e. b-02    Strugglin' - 6:23  (John Handy)
f. b-03    Afternoon Outing - 6:46  (John Handy)
All titles on:      Roulette LP 12": RE 131 — Messages   (1976)
     Roulette LP 12": R 52121 — Jazz   

Date: August 21, 1964
Location: P.S. 89, New York City
Label: [private recording]

Julian Euell (ldr), Kenny Dorham (t), Barry Harris (p), Julian Euell (b), Albert 'Tootie' Heath (d)

a. a-01    Confirmation - 6:42  (Charlie Parker)
b. a-02    Ma (He's Making Eyes At Me) - 3:13  (Sidney Clare, Con Conrad)
c. a-03    'Round Midnight - 8:05  (Thelonious Monk, Cootie Williams, Bernie Hanighen)
d. a-04    The Theme - 3:55  (Traditional, Kenny Dorham)
e. a-05    Tin Tin Deo - 4:05  (Dizzy Gillespie, Chano Pozo)
All titles on:      Xanadu LP 12": 205 — Bebop Revisited, Volume 5   (1985)
     Raretone LP 12": 5021 — Blowin' From New York 1964, vol. 1