Rocky Boyd Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sat, Oct 01, 2011


Date: March 13, 1961
Location: Bell Sound Studios, New York City
Label: Jazztime/Jazzline

Rocky Boyd (ldr), Rocky Boyd (ts), Kenny Dorham (t), Walter Bishop, Jr. (p), Ron Carter (b), Pete LaRoca Sims (d)

a. tk 3    Avars - 7:35  (Rocky Boyd)
     Jazztime/Jazzline LP 12": JT 001 — Ease It   (1961)
     Muse LP 12": MR 5053 — Ease It!   (1974)
     Blue Moon CD: BMCD 1606 — Ease It   
b. tk 1   alt Stella By Starlight - 4:59  (Victor Young, Ned Washington)
     Jazztime/Jazzline LP 12": JT 001 — Ease It   (1961)
     Muse LP 12": MR 5053 — Ease It!   (1974)
     Blue Moon CD: BMCD 1606 — Ease It   
c. tk 2    Stella By Starlight - 5:12  (Victor Young, Ned Washington)
d. tk 1   alt Impressions - 7:19  (John Coltrane)
     Jazztime/Jazzline LP 12": JT 001 — Ease It   (1961)
     Muse LP 12": MR 5053 — Ease It!   (1974)
     Blue Moon CD: BMCD 1606 — Ease It   
e. tk 2    Impressions - 9:15  (John Coltrane)
f. tk 1    Ease It - 10:25  (Paul Chambers)
     Jazztime/Jazzline LP 12": JT 001 — Ease It   (1961)
     Muse LP 12": MR 5053 — Ease It!   (1974)
     Blue Moon CD: BMCD 1606 — Ease It   
g. tk 5    Samba De Orfeu - 4:24  (Luiz Bonfá, Antonio María)
     Jazztime/Jazzline LP 12": JT 001 — Ease It   (1961)
     Muse LP 12": MR 5053 — Ease It!   (1974)
     Blue Moon CD: BMCD 1606 — Ease It   
h. tk 6   alt Samba De Orfeu - 4:27  (Luiz Bonfá, Antonio María)
i. tk 7    West 42nd Street - 3:45  (Wilbur Harden)
j. tk 8   alt West 42nd Street - 4:45  (Wilbur Harden)
     Jazztime/Jazzline LP 12": JT 001 — Ease It   (1961)
     Muse LP 12": MR 5053 — Ease It!   (1974)
     Blue Moon CD: BMCD 1606 — Ease It   
All titles on:      Black Lion CD: BLCD 760119 — West 42nd Street   (1989)
     Tokuma CD: TKCB 71172 — Ease It   

Impressions listed as "Why Not?" and credited to Pete LaRoca.

"Avars" (spelled thusly on 1960 Blue Mitchell LP) is spelled "Avers" on Jazztime issue. Muse LP spells as "Alvars" and gives incorrect recording date of February 2, 1961.

Confirmation needed on takes issued on Muse LP.