The Jazz Brothers Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: August 8, 1960
Location: Bell Sound Studios, New York City
Label: Riverside

The Jazz Brothers (ldr), Larry Combs (as), Sal Nistico (ts), Chuck Mangione (t), Gap Mangione (p), Bill Saunders (b), Roy McCurdy (d)

a. a-01    Something Different - 6:06  (Chuck Mangione)
b. a-02    Secret Love - 6:31  (Sammy Fain, Paul Francis Webster)
c. a-03    Alice - 6:15  (Gap Mangione)
d. b-01    Struttin' With Sandra - 4:05  (Chuck Mangione)
e. b-02    Nemesis - 5:01  (Larry Combs)
f. b-03    The Gap - 5:13  (Gap Mangione)
g. b-04    Girl Of My Dreams - 6:01  (Charles 'Sunny' Clapp)
All titles on:      Riverside LP 12": RLP-12-335 — The Jazz Brothers - The Mangione Brothers Sextet   
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-997-2 — The Jazz Brothers - The Mangione Brothers Sextet   

Date: March 8, 1961
Location: Plaza Sound Studios, New York City
Label: Riverside

The Jazz Brothers (ldr), Sal Nistico (ts), Chuck Mangione (t), Gap Mangione (p), Steve Davis (b), Roy McCurdy (d)

a. a-01    Hey Baby! - 4:09  (Chuck Mangione)
b. a-02    Bags' Groove - 4:51  (Milt Jackson)
c. a-03    The Night Has A Thousand Eyes - 6:11  (Buddy Bernier, Jerome Brainin)
d. a-04    Givin' The Business - 6:26  (Frank Pullara)
e. b-01    Wha's Happ'nin'? - 4:26  (Sal Nistico)
f. b-02    Just You, Just Me - 4:50  (Jesse Greer, Raymond Klages)
g. b-03    Old Folks - 6:52  (Willard Robison, Dedette Hill)
h. b-04    The Bassett Sound - 6:19  (Chuck Mangione)
All titles on:      Riverside LP 12": RLP-12-371 — Hey Baby!   
     Milestone LP 12": M 47042 — Jazz Brother   
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-668-2 — Hey Baby!   (1991)

CD issue incorrectly credits "Givin' The Business" to Steve Pullara, but Gap Mangione confirms that the bassist Frank Pullara is the composer.


Date: November 28, 1961
Location: Plaza Sound Studios, New York City
Label: Riverside

The Jazz Brothers (ldr), Sal Nistico (ts), Chuck Mangione (t), Gap Mangione (p), Frank Pullara (b), Vinnie Ruggiero (d)

a. a-01    First Waltz - 7:08  (Frank Pullara)
b. a-02    What's New - 5:47  (Bob Haggart, Johnny Burke)
c. a-03    Spring Fever - 7:00  (Chuck Mangione)
d. b-01    Brooks' Brothers - 5:18  (Chuck Mangione)
e. b-02    Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise - 9:13  (Sigmund Romberg, Oscar Hammerstein II)
f. b-03    Not Too Serious - 5:59  (Frank Pullara)
All titles on:      Riverside LP 12": RLP-12-405 — Spring Fever   
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-767-2 — Spring Fever   (1992)