Eastern Rebellion Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: December 10, 1975
Location: C.I. Recording Studio, New York City
Label: Timeless

Eastern Rebellion (ldr), George Coleman (ts), Cedar Walton (p), Sam Jones (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. a-01    Bolivia - 10:10  (Cedar Walton)
b. a-02    Naima - 8:37  (John Coltrane)
c. b-01    5/4 Thing - 7:53  (George Coleman)
d. b-02    Bittersuite [aka Bittersweet] - 6:54  (Sam Jones)
e. b-03    Mode For Joe - 7:51  (Cedar Walton)
All titles on:      Timeless LP 12": SJP 101 — Eastern Rebellion   
     Timeless/Muse LP 12": TI 306 — Eastern Rebellion   
     Timeless CD: CD SJP 101 — Eastern Rebellion   

Date: July 26, 1976
Location: Jazzclub Ostertor, Bremen, Germany
Label: [television broadcast]

Eastern Rebellion (ldr), George Coleman (ts), Cedar Walton (p), Sam Jones (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. 01    Bolivia - 13:35  (Cedar Walton)
b. 02    Naima - 11:57  (John Coltrane)
c. 03    One For Amos - 5:25  (Sam Jones)

Final selection incomplete on only known source.


Date: January 26 & 27, 1977
Location: C.I. Recording Studio, New York City
Label: Timeless

Eastern Rebellion (ldr), Bob Berg (ts), Cedar Walton (p), Sam Jones (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. a-01    Ugetsu [aka Fantasy In D] - 6:49  (Cedar Walton)
     Timeless LP 12": SJP 106 — Eastern Rebellion 2   
     Timeless/Muse LP 12": TI 318 — Eastern Rebellion 2   
b. a-02    The Maestro - 4:37  (Cedar Walton)
     Timeless LP 12": SJP 106 — Eastern Rebellion 2   
     Timeless/Muse LP 12": TI 318 — Eastern Rebellion 2   
c. a-03    Ojos De Rojo - 6:50  (Cedar Walton)
     Timeless LP 12": SJP 106 — Eastern Rebellion 2   
     Timeless/Muse LP 12": TI 318 — Eastern Rebellion 2   
d. b-01    Sunday Suite - 17:47  (Cedar Walton)
     Timeless LP 12": SJP 106 — Eastern Rebellion 2   
     Timeless/Muse LP 12": TI 318 — Eastern Rebellion 2   
e.     Clockwise  (Cedar Walton)
f.     Firm Roots  (Cedar Walton)
All titles on:      Timeless CD: CD SJP 106 — Eastern Rebellion 2   

Date: December 19, 1979
Location: Sound Ideas Studio, New York City
Label: Timeless

Eastern Rebellion (ldr), Bob Berg (ts), Curtis Fuller (tb), Cedar Walton (p), Sam Jones (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. a-01    Third Street Blues - 8:00  (Cedar Walton)
b. a-02    Never Never Land - 6:32  (Jule Styne, Betty Comden, Adolph Green)
c. a-03    Incognito - 4:06  (Cedar Walton)
d. b-01    Seven Minds - 8:45  (Sam Jones)
e. b-02    Clockwise - 5:56  (Cedar Walton)
f. b-03    Firm Roots - 7:32  (Cedar Walton)
All titles on:      Timeless LP 12": SJP 143 — Eastern Rebellion 3   (1980)

Date: May 25, 1983
Location: Monster, Netherlands
Label: Timeless

Eastern Rebellion (ldr), Bob Berg (ts), Alfredo 'Chocolate' Armenteros (t), Curtis Fuller (tb), Cedar Walton (p), David Williams (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a.     Manteca  (Dizzy Gillespie, Chano Pozo, Walter 'Gil' Fuller)
b.     Close Enough For Love  (Johnny Mandel, Paul Williams)
c.     St. Thomas  (Traditional, Sonny Rollins)
d.     I'm Not So Sure  (Cedar Walton)
e.     Epistrophy  (Thelonious Monk, Kenny Clarke)
f.     Groundwork  (Cedar Walton)
All titles on:      Timeless LP 12": SJP 184 — Eastern Rebellion 4   

Date: December 14 & 16, 1990
Location: BMG Studios, New York City
Label: MusicMasters

Eastern Rebellion (ldr), Ralph Moore (ts), Cedar Walton (p), David Williams (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. 01    Little Sunflower  (Freddie Hubbard)
b. 02    John's Blues  (Cedar Walton)
c. 03    I'll Let You Know  (Cedar Walton)
d. 04    Mosaic  (Cedar Walton)
e. 05    One For Kel  (David Williams)
f. 06    My Old Flame  (Arthur Johnston, Sam Coslow)
g. 07    I've Grown Accustomed To Her Face  (Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe)
h. 08    Shoulders  (Cedar Walton)
i. 09    Josephine  (Ralph Moore)
j. 10    My One And Only Love  (Robert Mellin, Guy Wood)
k. 11    Bittersuite [aka Bittersweet]  (Sam Jones)
All titles on:      MusicMasters CD: 65073-2 — Mosaic   

Date: June 6 & 7, 1992
Location: Crystal Studios, Hollywood, CA
Label: MusicMasters

Eastern Rebellion (ldr), Ralph Moore (ts), Cedar Walton (p), David Williams (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. 01    In The Kitchen - 5:29  (Cedar Walton)
     MusicMasters CD: 01612-65081-2 — Simple Pleasure   (1993)
b. 02    Roni's Decision - 7:18  (Cedar Walton)
     MusicMasters CD: 01612-65081-2 — Simple Pleasure   (1993)
c. 03    Dear Ruth - 6:35  (Cedar Walton)
     MusicMasters CD: 01612-65081-2 — Simple Pleasure   (1993)
d. 04    Simple Pleasure - 6:09  (Cedar Walton)
     MusicMasters CD: 01612-65081-2 — Simple Pleasure   (1993)
e. 05    Sixth Avenue - 5:23  (Cedar Walton)
     MusicMasters CD: 01612-65081-2 — Simple Pleasure   (1993)
f. 06    My Ideal - 7:17  (Newell Chase, Leo Robin, Richard Whiting)
     MusicMasters CD: 01612-65081-2 — Simple Pleasure   (1993)
g. 07    All The Things You Are - 6:23  (Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II)
     MusicMasters CD: 01612-65081-2 — Simple Pleasure   (1993)
h. 08    My Man's Gone Now - 7:02  (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, Dubose Heyward)
     MusicMasters CD: 01612-65081-2 — Simple Pleasure   (1993)
i. 09    Theme For Ernie - 4:30  (Fred Lacey)
     MusicMasters CD: 01612-65081-2 — Simple Pleasure   (1993)
j.     It Came Upon A Midnight Clear  (Edmund H. Sears, Richard S. Willis)

David Williams (b) on a-h, j; Billy Higgins (d) on a-h, j.

j. definitely from June 6, 1992.


Date: March 18, 1994
Location: Espace Julien, Marseille, France
Label: [private recording]

Eastern Rebellion (ldr), Ralph Moore (ss, ts), Cedar Walton (p), David Williams (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. I - 01    Bittersuite [aka Bittersweet] - 14:29  (Sam Jones)
b. I - 02    Theme For Ernie - 12:32  (Fred Lacey)
c. I - 03    On The Trail - 7:06  (Ferde Grofe)
d. I - 04    Fiesta EspaƱola - 9:28  (Cedar Walton)
e. I - 05    Dear Ruth - 11:44  (Cedar Walton)
f. I - 06    The Theme - 4:56  (Miles Davis)
g. II - 01    Simple Pleasure - 8:54  (Cedar Walton)
h. II - 02    In The Kitchen - 10:01  (Cedar Walton)
i. II - 03    All The Things You Are - 7:56  (Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II)
j. II - 04    A Child Is Born - 8:28  (Thad Jones, Alec Wilder)
k. II - 05    Little Sunflower - 11:31  (Freddie Hubbard)
l. II - 06    The Theme - 10:40  (Miles Davis)

Ralph Moore (ss) on e-f, j; (ts) on a-d, f-i, k-l.

e and j are incomplete on only known source.


Date: May 10-15, 1994
Location: Village Vanguard, New York City
Label: MusicMasters

Eastern Rebellion (ldr), Ralph Moore (ss, ts), Cedar Walton (p), David Williams (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. 01    Something In Common - 6:35  (Cedar Walton)
b. 02    Precious Mountain - 8:09  (Cedar Walton)
c. 03    A Child Is Born - 7:41  (Thad Jones, Alec Wilder)
d. 04    Lover Man - 9:32  (Roger 'Ram' Ramirez, Jimmy Davis, Jimmy Sherman)
e. 05    Jacob's Ladder - 9:37  (Cedar Walton)
f. 06    Seven Minds - 12:41  (Sam Jones)
g. 07    Just One Of Those Things - 7:47  (Cole Porter)
All titles on:      MusicMasters CD: 65116 — Just One Of Those Nights At The Village Vanguard   

Ralph Moore (ss) on c, e, g; (ts) on a-b, d, f-g.

Possible that this came from later 1994 engagement (December 20-25, 1994).