Lin Halliday Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: June 25 & 26, 1991
Location: P.S. Studios, Chicago, IL
Label: Delmark

Lin Halliday (ldr), Ira Sullivan (f, t, fh), Lin Halliday (ts), Jodie Christian (p), Dennis Carroll (b), George Fludas (d)

a. 01    Woody 'n You - 6:12  (Dizzy Gillespie)
b. 02    How Deep Is The Ocean - 6:36  (Irving Berlin)
c. 03    Darn That Dream - 9:38  (Jimmy Van Heusen, Edgar DeLange)
d. 04    Dog Ear Blues - 8:21  (Composer Unknown)
e. 05    My Romance - 7:49  (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
f. 06    The Man I Love - 9:16  (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
g. 07    Alone Together - 9:31  (Arthur Schwartz, Howard Dietz)
h. 08    The Serpent's Tooth - 6:11  (Miles Davis)
All titles on:      Delmark CD: DE 449 — Delayed Exposure   (1991)

Date: April 22 & 23, 1992
Location: P.S. Studios, Chicago, IL
Label: Delmark

Lin Halliday (ldr), Ira Sullivan (f, ts, t, fh), Lin Halliday (ts), Jodie Christian (p), Dennis Carroll (b), George Fludas (d)

a. 01    All The Things You Are - 6:10  (Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II)
b. 02    East Of The Sun - 5:31  (Brooks Bowman)
c. 03    I've Found A New Baby - 6:16  (Jack Palmer, Spencer Williams)
d. 04    Indian Summer - 5:42  (Victor Herbert, Al Dubin)
e. 05    My Foolish Heart - 8:48  (Victor Young, Ned Washington)
f. 06    Corcovado [aka Quiet Nights Of Quiet Stars] - 8:16  (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Gene Lees)
g. 07    Paradox - 6:58  (Sonny Rollins)
h. 08    Ira's Blues - 8:29  (Ira Sullivan)
i. 09    Will You Still Be Mine - 8:17  (Matt Dennis, Tom Adair)
All titles on:      Delmark CD: DE 458 — East Of The Sun   

Date: March 23 & 24, 1993
Location: Riverside Studio, Chicago, IL
Label: Delmark

Lin Halliday (ldr), Lin Halliday (ts), Ira Sullivan (ts, t, fh), Jodie Christian (p), Larry Gray (b), Robert Barry (d)

a. 01    Street Of Dreams - 8:32  (Victor Young, Sam M. Lewis)
b. 02    My Shining Hour - 6:12  (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer)
c. 03    Sophisticated Lady - 9:26  (Duke Ellington, Mitchell Parish, Irving Mills)
d. 04    Dear Old Stockholm [Ack Värmeland, Du Sköna] - 9:03  (Traditional)
e. 05    Where Or When - 7:16  (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
f. 06    Over The Rainbow - 6:34  (Harold Arlen, E. Y. Harburg)
g. 07    The More I See You - 5:43  (Harry Warren, Mack Gordon)
h. 08    Pent-Up House - 7:24  (Sonny Rollins)
All titles on:      Delmark CD: DE 468 — Where Or When   (1994)

Halliday was not present for the main session and overdubbed his parts at a later time. It is not known whether the overdubs were on March 24, 1993 or if that was a second date without Halliday.


Date: August 12, 1993
Location: Chicago, IL
Label: Delmark

Eric Alexander, Lin Halliday (ldr), Eric Alexander, Lin Halliday (ts), Jodie Christian (p), Dan Shapera (b), Wilbur Campbell (d)

a. 01    The Eternal Triangle - 7:35  (Edward 'Sonny' Stitt)
b. 02    Blue Bird - 8:43  (Charlie Parker)
c. 03    Polka Dots And Moonbeams  (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke)
d. 03    Old Folks - 10:34  (Willard Robison, Dedette Hill)
e. 04    Speak Low - 8:54  (Kurt Weill, Ogden Nash)
f. 05    Like Someone In Love - 6:45  (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke)
g. 06    The Night Has A Thousand Eyes - 10:15  (Buddy Bernier, Jerome Brainin)
h. 07    Stablemates - 8:26  (Benny Golson)
All titles on:      Delmark CD: DE 488 — Stablemates   

c, d performed as medley.

Eric Alexander (ts) on a-c, e-h; Lin Halliday (ts) on a-b, d-h.