Jake Hanna Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sat, Oct 08, 2011


Date: July 1975
Location: Concord Summer Festival - Concord Pavilion, Concord, CA
Label: Concord

Carl Fontana, Jake Hanna (ldr), Plas Johnson (ts), Bill Berry (t), Carl Fontana (tb), Herb Ellis (g), Dave McKenna (p), Herb Mickman (b), Jake Hanna (d)

a. a-01    A Beautiful Friendship - 8:31  (Donald Kahn, Stanley Styne)
b. a-02    Sweet And Lovely - 6:24  (Gus Arnheim, Jules Lemare, Harry Tobias)
c. a-03    The Jumpin' Blues - 5:55  (Walter Brown, Jay McShann)
d. a-04    Old Folks - 5:23  (Willard Robison, Dedette Hill)
e. b-01    Take The "A" Train - 9:14  (Billy Strayhorn)
f. b-02    I've Found A New Baby - 7:05  (Jack Palmer, Spencer Williams)
g. b-03    I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart - 6:49  (Duke Ellington, Henry Nemo, John Redmond, Irving Mills)
All titles on:      Concord LP 12": CJ 11 — Live At Concord   (1975)
     Concord CD: CCD 6011 — Live At Concord   (1989)

Date: April 1976
Location: Hollywood, CA
Label: Concord

Jake Hanna (ldr), Richie Kamuca (ts), Bill Berry (t), Nat Pierce (p), Monty Budwig (b), Jake Hanna (d), Mary Ann McCall (v)

a. a-01    Doggin' Around  (Edgar Battle, Herschel Evans)
b. a-02    Robbins Nest  (Illinois Jacquet, Sir Charles Thompson)
c. a-03    Stompin' At The Savoy  (Edgar Sampson, Chick Webb, Benny Goodman)
d. a-04    A Handful Of Stars  (Jack Lawrence, Ted Shapiro)
e. a-05    It's Sand, Man  (Ed Lewis)
f. b-01    That Old Feeling  (Lew Brown, Sammy Fain)
g. b-02    Just A-Settin' And A-Rockin'  (Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, Lee Gaines)
h. b-03    Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams  (Harry Barris, Ted Koehler, Billy Moll)
i. b-04    I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)  (Duke Ellington, Paul Francis Webster)
j. b-05    Castle Rock  (Ervin Drake, Al Sears, Jimmy Shirl)
All titles on:      Concord LP 12": CJ 22 — Kansas City Express   (1976)

Mary Ann McCall (v) on d, f-i.


Date: December 14 & 15, 1976
Location: New York City
Label: Concord

Jake Hanna (ldr), Carmen Leggio (as, ts), Danny Stiles (t, fh), John Bunch (p), Michael Moore (b), Jake Hanna (d)

a. a-01    Manhattan - 4:41  (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
b. a-02    Northwest Passage - 3:48  (Ralph Burns, Woody Herman, Greig 'Chubby' Jackson)
c. a-03    A Smo-o-o-oth One - 4:01  (Benny Goodman)
d. a-04    Way Down Yonder In New Orleans - 5:47  (Henry Creamer, Turner Layton)
e. b-01    How About You? - 4:02  (Ralph Freed, Burton Lane)
f. b-02    Lester Leaps In - 3:13  (Lester Young)
g. b-03    Sultry Serenade [aka How Could You Do A Thing Like That To Me] - 3:32  (Tyree Glenn, Allan Roberts)
h. b-04    I Never Knew - 4:03  (Ted Fiorito, Gus Kahn)
i. b-05    Them There Eyes - 2:59  (Maceo Pinkard, Doris Tauber, William Tracey)
All titles on:      Concord LP 12": CJ 35 — Jake Takes Manhattan   (1977)

Date: July 14 & 15, 1997
Location: JEL Studios, Newport Beach, CA
Label: Arbors Jazz

Jake Hanna (ldr), Tommy Newsom (ts), Jack Sheldon (t, v), John Allred (tb), Ross Tompkins (p), David Stone (b), Jake Hanna (d)

a. 01    Exactly Like You - 5:43  (Jimmy McHugh, Dorothy Fields)
b. 02    My Ideal - 6:33  (Newell Chase, Leo Robin, Richard Whiting)
c. 03    P-Town - 9:00  (Al Cohn)
d. 04    You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To - 6:46  (Cole Porter)
e. 05    These Foolish Things - 5:56  (Harry Link, Holt Marvell, Jack Strachey)
f. 06    Look For The Silver Lining - 6:17  (Jerome Kern, Buddy DeSylva)
g. 07    Oh! Look At Me Now - 7:26  (Joe Bushkin, John De Vries)
h. 08    June Night - 6:06  (Cliff Friend, Abel Baer)
i. 09    Can't We Be Friends? - 5:36  (Paul James, Kay Swift)
j. 10    The Joint Is Jumping - 4:03  (Thomas 'Fats' Waller, Andy Razaf)
All titles on:      Arbors Jazz CD: ARCD 19148 — The Joint Is Jumpin'   (1998)

Jack Sheldon (v) on b, f, h, j.