The "JFK" Quintet Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: July 17, 1961
Location: Plaza Sound Studios, New York City
Label: Riverside

The "JFK" Quintet (ldr), Andrew White (as), Ray Codrington (t), Harry Killgo (p), Walter Booker (b), Carl 'Mickey' Newman (d)

a. a-01    Aw-ite - 4:09  (Ray Codrington)
b. a-02    Eugly's Tune - 6:00  (Andrew White)
c. a-03    Hominy Grits - 6:22  (Ray Codrington)
d. a-04    Dancing In The Dark - 3:36  (Arthur Schwartz, Howard Dietz)
e. b-01    CiCi's Delight - 5:07  (Andrew White)
f. b-02    Nairod - 4:29  (Ray Codrington)
g. b-03    Polka Dots And Moonbeams - 5:19  (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke)
h. b-04    Delories - 5:28  (Andrew White)
All titles on:      Riverside LP 12": RLP-12-396 — New Jazz Frontiers From Washington   
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-1924-2 — New Jazz Frontiers From Washington   (1999)

Date: ca. 1962
Location: Plaza Sound Studios, New York City
Label: Riverside

The "JFK" Quintet (ldr), Andrew White (as), Ray Codrington (t), Harry Killgo (p), Walter Booker (b), Carl 'Mickey' Newman (d)

a. a-01    "S.D.D.S." - 3:35  (Andrew White)
b. a-02    Alone Together - 5:39  (Arthur Schwartz, Howard Dietz)
c. a-03    It Could Happen To You - 5:54  (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke)
d. a-04    Nikki Poo - 5:55  (Andrew White)
e. b-01    Coltrane Lane - 6:49  (Ray Codrington)
f. b-02    Golden Earrings - 4:23  (Victor Young, Ray Evans, Jay Livingston)
g. b-03    Django - 8:18  (John Lewis)
All titles on:      Riverside LP 12": RLP-12-424 — Young Ideas   (1962)

No recording date given.


Date: 1963?
Location: New York City?
Label: Riverside

The "JFK" Quintet (ldr), Andrew White (as), Ray Codrington (t), Harry Killgo (p), Walter Booker (b), Joe Chambers (d)

a.     [unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Further details and confirmation needed on all information regarding this session, tapes of which still exist. Reportedly includes one compositon by Joe Chambers (possibly titled The Maze).