Index of Compositions Performed by Al Kiger



Generated on Sun, Jun 15, 2008


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121 Bank Street   (David N. Baker)
September 20, 1960

Across The Sea   (Al Cobine)
1967

Almost Like Being In Love   (Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe)
May 1955 - Alternate

Alone Together   (Arthur Schwartz, Howard Dietz)
June 17, 1991

Am I Dreaming   (Royce Campbell)
June 17, 1991

Angel Eyes   (Matt Dennis, Earl Brent)
1975

Artfully   (Jack Reilly)
1980

Autumn Bossa   (Royce Campbell)
February 5, 1989

Autumn In New York   (Vernon Duke)
1955 (probably c. November)

Back Home Again In Indiana   (James Hanley, Ballard MacDonald)
1967

Ballin' The Jack   (James Reese Europe, Chris Smith)
1967

Barfly   (Al Cobine)
May 1955

Basietown USA   (Carroll DeCamp)
September 17, 1977

Beast Blues   (Carla Bley)
September 20, 1960

Beautiful Love   (Victor Young, Haven Gillespie, Wayne King, Egbert Van Alstyne)
February 5, 1989

Bent Eagle   (Carla Bley)
October 18, 1960

Big Boss Blues   (Lou Lausche)
1991

Bill's Idea   (Bill Gerhardt)
Spring 1954

Blood Count   (Billy Strayhorn)
February 3 & 4, 1984

Blues Connotation   (Ornette Coleman)
1991

Blues For Helen   (Carroll DeCamp)
1983

Bluesy Basie   (Carroll DeCamp)
1976

Body And Soul   (Johnny Green, Edward Heyman, Robert Sour, Frank Eyton)
1967

Bolivia   (Cedar Walton)
February 3 & 4, 1984

Bomp Bomp   (Royce Campbell)
June 17, 1991

Bossa Fuego   (Roger Pemberton)
1976

Brewersville Blues   (Carroll DeCamp)
September 17, 1977

The Bull And A Big Band   (Gordon Brisker)
1983

Burma   (Steve Allee)
January 10, 1977

Butterfly   (Herbie Hancock, Bennie Maupin)
c. late 1981

C Jam Blues   (Duke Ellington)
December 1952

Chavin Alley   (Carroll DeCamp)
September 17, 1977

Cherish   (Terry Kirkman)
1976

Chromatic Universe   (George Russell)
December 29, 1959

Close To Home   (Al Cobine)
1976

Coffee And Kisses   (Ralph Freed, Frederick Hollaender)
December 1952

Cold 'Tater Stomp   (Alan Foust)
1983

Country Toad   (Chris Gallagher)
1976

Dance Class   (Carla Bley)
September 1, 1960
September 20, 1960

Days Of Wine And Roses   (Henry Mancini, Johnny Mercer)
September 17, 1977

Dimensions   (George Russell)
January 27, 1960

Do Make It Nice   (Al Cobine)
May 1955 - Alternate
May 1955

Don't Blame Me   (Jimmy McHugh, Dorothy Fields)
Spring 1954

Downtown Blues   (Steve Allee)
January 10, 1977

Easy Cookin'   (Roger Pemberton)
1975

Echo Blues   (Al Cobine)
1976

Evidence   (Thelonious Monk)
c. late 1981

Fanfare I   (John Lewis)
February 16, 1960

Fanfare II   (John Lewis)
February 16, 1960

Father   (George Coleman)
1991

Flugel Fancy   (Neil Slater)
1976

Footprints   (Wayne Shorter)
February 3 & 4, 1984

Four In One   (Thelonious Monk)
1991

Foxy Fox   (Chris Gallagher)
1975

Freak Shrieks!   (Tom Hensley)
1976

From Here To There   (Warren James)
1980

Gentle Breeze   (Royce Campbell)
June 17, 1991

Gigglin' Oysters
November 1956

Ginger   (Fred Dale)
June 1954

Gladstone   (Bill Svarda)
1976

The Golden Striker   (John Lewis)
February 16, 1960

Gospel Truth   (Al Cobine)
1967

I Concentrate On You   (Cole Porter)
September 17, 1977

I Get A Kick Out Of You   (Cole Porter)
Spring 1954
June 17, 1991

I Love You   (Cole Porter)
February 5, 1989

I Only Have Eyes For You   (Harry Warren, Al Dubin)
June 1954

I Won't Dance   (Jerome Kern, Jimmy McHugh, Otto Harbach, Dorothy Fields, Oscar Hammerstein II)
c. late 1981

If I Love Again   (Jack Murray, Ben Oakland)
1980

I'll Remember April   (Don Raye, Gene DePaul, Patricia Johnston)
February 5, 1989

I'm On A Cloud   (Royce Campbell)
June 17, 1991

I'm Waitin' Up For You   (Al Cobine)
1967
1976

In A Sentimental Mood   (Duke Ellington, Manny Kurtz, Irving Mills)
February 5, 1989

In The Still Of The Night   (Cole Porter)
February 3 & 4, 1984

Invitation   (Bronislau Kaper, Paul Francis Webster)
September 17, 1977

It's A Dueling Band, Joe!   (Gerald Sebesky)
1975

It's A Pity To Say Goodnight   (Billy Reid)
November 1 & 8, 1955

It's You Or No One   (Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn)
July 1955

Ivana   (Al Cobine)
May 1955 - Alternate
May 1955

Jazz Espanola   (Al Cobine)
1976

Jingles   (Wes Montgomery)
August 29, 1959

Kentucky Oysters   (David N. Baker)
October 18, 1960

Kigeria   (Jerry Coker)
July 1955

La Cantatrice   (John Lewis)
February 12, 1960

Lambskins   (David Lahm)
October 18, 1960

Lament   (J. J. Johnson)
September 24 & 25, 2000

Laura   (David Raksin, Johnny Mercer)
June 1954
June 17, 1991

Lester Left Town   (Wayne Shorter)
1991

A Little Bossa Nova   (Al Cobine)
1976

Long Ago And Far Away   (Jerome Kern, Ira Gershwin)
November 1 & 8, 1955

Love For Sale   (Cole Porter)
c. late 1981

Love You Madly   (Duke Ellington)
December 1952

Lullaby Of Birdland   (George Shearing)
1999

The Lydiot   (George Russell)
December 29, 1959

Marshal   (Roger Pemberton)
1975

Mean To Me   (Roy Turk, Fred E. Ahlert)
June 1954

Middle Ground   (Royce Campbell)
June 17, 1991

Midnight Crawl   (Gerald Sebesky)
1976

Misty Morning   (Chris Gallagher)
1975

Moment's Notice   (John Coltrane)
September 20, 1960

Monk's Sphere   (Gary McFarland)
August 29, 1959

Moon Cycle   (Royce Campbell)
1983

Moonlight In Vermont   (John Blackburn, Karl Suessdorf)
1999

Mountain Greenery   (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
1955 (probably c. November)

Mr. Broadway   (Dave Brubeck)
February 3 & 4, 1984

My Man Quincy   (Al Cobine)
1975

New Cats Meow   (K. Carpenter, R. Peck)
1975

New Donna   (George Russell)
September 1, 1960
October 18, 1960

Nica's Dream   (Horace Silver)
c. late 1981

Night Song   (Al Cobine)
1975

A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square   (Eric Maschwitz, Manning Sherwin)
1967

Nighttime Daydreams   (Royce Campbell)
February 5, 1989

October In The Air   (Al Cobine)
1967
1976

Odds Against Tomorrow   (John Lewis)
February 12, 1960

Ode To Sister Sue   (Roger Pemberton)
1976

Odyssey   (Carroll DeCamp)
September 17, 1977

Out Of Nowhere   (Johnny Green, Edward Heyman)
June 17, 1991

Party For Pres   (Al Cobine)
November 1 & 8, 1955

Petite Sweet   (Jim Edison)
1976

Piazza Di Spagna   (John Lewis)
February 15, 1960

Piazza Navona   (John Lewis)
February 15, 1960

Potting Shed   (David Lahm)
September 1, 1960

Pretty One   (Al Cobine)
1976

Pulcinella   (John Lewis)
February 12, 1960

Puttin' On The Ritz   (Irving Berlin)
1999

Que Suave   (Chris Gallagher)
1975

Redman   (Carroll DeCamp, John Von Ohlen)
September 17, 1977

Relaxin' At Music Inn   (Edward 'Dizzy Sal' Saldanha)
August 29, 1959

Riverboat Shuffle   (Hoagy Carmichael, Mitchell Parish, Dick Voynow)
June 1983

Rockin' In Rhythm   (Duke Ellington, Harry Carney, Irving Mills)
February 3 & 4, 1984

'Round Midnight   (Thelonious Monk, Cootie Williams, Bernie Hanighen)
1999

Saturn's Dance   (Gene Gjesvold)
January 10, 1977

The Search   (Carroll DeCamp)
September 17, 1977

Short And Sweet   (Al Cobine)
1975

Show-Type Tune   (Bill Evans)
September 24 & 25, 2000

Showtime   (John Von Ohlen)
January 10, 1977

Sippin' At Bells   (Miles Davis)
September 20, 1960

Slow Dance   (Alonzo Levister)
1991

A Smo-o-o-oth One   (Benny Goodman)
1983

Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child   (Traditional)
1976

Song For Christy   (Tom Johns)
1975

Sophisticated Lady   (Duke Ellington, Mitchell Parish, Irving Mills)
September 22, 1984 and January 2 & 4, 1985

Soul Eyes   (Mal Waldron)
1991

Soulful Moments   (Gerald Sebesky)
1976

Sparks   (Al Kiger)
c. late 1981
ca. 2003

Speak Low   (Kurt Weill, Ogden Nash)
1983

Spring Bossa   (Royce Campbell)
February 5, 1989

Spring Is Here   (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
May 1955 - Alternate

Stablemates   (Benny Golson)
1991

Stella By Starlight   (Victor Young, Ned Washington)
November 1 & 8, 1955
June 17, 1991

Stout Blooze   (Don Lawhead)
1975

Stratusphunk   (George Russell)
September 1, 1960
October 18, 1960

Subconscious-Lee   (Lee Konitz)
February 3 & 4, 1984

Summer Day   (Gary McFarland)
August 29, 1959

Sweet Lorraine   (Mitchell Parish, Cliff Burwell)
September 17, 1977

Swingdom Come   (George Russell)
September 20, 1960

'Tain't No Use   (Al Cohn)
September 22, 1984 and January 2 & 4, 1985

Take The "A" Train   (Billy Strayhorn)
September 17, 1977

Tequila Mockingbird   (Chris Gallagher)
1975

That Old Feeling   (Lew Brown, Sammy Fain)
Spring 1954

That's The Way I Feel   (Al Cobine)
1976

A Theme   (Bill Gerhardt)
Spring 1954

Things New   (George Russell)
September 1, 1960
October 18, 1960

The Thrill Is Gone   (Lew Brown, Ray Henderson)
May 1955

Time Merchant   (Jim Edison)
1975

Tones For Joan's Bones   (Chick Corea)
September 24 & 25, 2000

Too Much Cha Cha   (Al Cobine)
1976

Tribute To Brown   (Carroll DeCamp)
1976

Tribute To Miller   (Carroll DeCamp)
1976

Tricotism   (Oscar Pettiford)
c. late 1981

Truth Serum   (Alan Foust)
1976

Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey   (Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney)
1976

A Walk Thru Bombay   (John Von Ohlen)
January 10, 1977

Waltz From Outer Space   (George Russell)
January 27, 1960

Warm Bunns   (Bill Takas)
May 1955

Water's Edge
November 1956

The Way You Look Tonight   (Jerome Kern, Dorothy Fields)
Spring 1954

Weep   (Gary McFarland)
c. late 1981

We're Truckin' On   (Gerald Sebesky)
1976

Wes   (Royce Campbell)
February 5, 1989

What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life   (Michel Legrand, Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman)
September 17, 1977

What Kind Of Fool Am I   (Leslie Bricusse, Anthony Newley)
September 17, 1977

When Your Lover Has Gone   (Einar A. Swan)
September 17, 1977

Willow Weep For Me   (Ann Ronell)
1982

With A Song In My Heart   (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
November 1 & 8, 1955

Work Song   (Nat Adderley, Oscar Brown, Jr.)
1967

Yes Sir, That's My Baby   (Walter Donaldson, Gus Kahn)
September 17, 1977
c. late 1981

Yesterday   (John Lennon, Paul McCartney)
1967

Yo Thang   (Charles Wilson)
1991

You Gotta Show Me
July 1955

You'll Stay
November 1956

Young Dr. Trumpet   (Jim Edison)
1976

You're Driving Me Crazy   (Walter Donaldson)
September 17, 1977
1983

Yours Is My Heart Alone   (Ludwig Herzer, Fritz Lohner, Franz Lehar)
1983
ca. 2003

You've Changed   (Carl Fischer, Bill Carey)
September 17, 1977

Zing! Went The Strings Of My Heart   (James Hanley)
Spring 1954

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