Otis Ray Appleton Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sat, Oct 01, 2011


Date: April 1, 1996
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Sharp Nine

Otis Ray Appleton (ldr), Charles McPherson (as), Jim Rotondi (t), Slide Hampton (tb), John Hicks (p), Peter Washington (b), Otis Ray Appleton (d), Dumah Saafir (cga)

a. 01    Blue Ambiance - 6:31
b. 02    Horizons - 8:22  (Charles McPherson)
c. 03    I Sold My Heart To The Junk Man - 7:18  (Leon René, Otis René)
d. 04    Blues à la Carte - 7:47
e. 05    The Peanut Butter Song [aka Peanut Butter And Honey] - 5:59  (Slide Hampton)
f. 06    Alexandria - 8:44  (Dumah Saafir)
g. 07    Blue Gardenia - 3:55  (Lester Lee, Sidney Keith 'Bob' Russell)
h. 08    Buddy's Tune - 5:57  (Buddy Montgomery)
All titles on:      Sharp Nine CD: CD 1004-2 — Killer Ray Rides Again   (1996)

Date: August 8, 2004
Location: New York City
Label: Lineage

Otis Ray Appleton, Mel Rhyne (ldr), Ilya Lushtak (g), Mel Rhyne (org), Otis Ray Appleton (d), Milton Cardona (cga)

a. 01    Night Vigil - 6:20  (Mel Rhyne)
b. 02    I'll Take Romance - 5:19  (Ben Oakland, Oscar Hammerstein II)
c. 03    Cariba - 5:42  (Wes Montgomery)
d. 04    The Very Thought Of You - 6:08  (Ray Noble)
e. 05    Melvin's Masquerade - 6:14  (Mel Rhyne)
f. 06    Lolita - 4:30  (Barry Harris)
g. 07    Blue 'n' Boogie - 4:45  (Dizzy Gillespie, Frank Paparelli)
h. 08    Tequila - 6:16  (Danny Flores [aka Chuck Rio])
i. 09    Full House - 7:04  (Wes Montgomery)
All titles on:      Lineage CD: 104 — Latin Dreams   (2006)