Harold Land Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: April 25, 1949
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Label: Savoy

Harold Land (ldr), William Doty (as), Harold Land (ts), Froebel Brigham (t), Russell B. Campbell (tb), Fred Jackson (p), David Dyson (b), Leon Pettis (d)

a. SLA524    Outlandish - 2:38  (Harold Land)
     Savoy Jazz CD: SVY 17310 — Savoy On Central Ave.   (2003)
b. SLA525    Swingin' On Savoy - 2:38  (Harold Land)
     Savoy Jazz CD: SVY 17310 — Savoy On Central Ave.   (2003)
c. SLA526    San Diego Bounce - 2:42  (Harold Land)
     Regent 45: 1020 — I'll Remember April/San Diego Bounce   (1950)
     Savoy Jazz CD: SVY 17310 — Savoy On Central Ave.   (2003)
d. SLA527    I'll Remember April - 2:56  (Don Raye, Gene DePaul, Patricia Johnston)
     Regent 45: 1020 — I'll Remember April/San Diego Bounce   (1950)
     Savoy Jazz CD: SVY 17197 — First Steps   (2003)
All titles on:      Savoy Jazz LP 12": SJL 2215 — Black California   (1976)

Date: January 13, 1958
Location: Contemporary Records Studios, Los Angeles, CA
Label: Contemporary

Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Rolf Ericson (t), Carl Perkins (p), Leroy Vinnegar (b), Frank Butler (d)

a.     Smack Up - 7:11  (Harold Land) / arr: Elmo Hope, Harold Land
     Contemporary LP 12": S 7550 — Harold In The Land Of Jazz   
b.     Speak Low - 5:35  (Kurt Weill, Ogden Nash) / arr: Elmo Hope, Harold Land
     Contemporary LP 12": S 7550 — Harold In The Land Of Jazz   
c.     Lydia's Lament - 5:46  (Harold Land) / arr: Elmo Hope, Harold Land
     Contemporary LP 12": S 7550 — Harold In The Land Of Jazz   
d.     Promised Land - 6:27  (Harold Land) / arr: Elmo Hope, Harold Land
All titles on:      Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-162-2 — Harold In The Land Of Jazz   (1988)

Date: January 14, 1958
Location: Contemporary Records Studios, Los Angeles, CA
Label: Contemporary

Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Rolf Ericson (t), Carl Perkins (p), Leroy Vinnegar (b), Frank Butler (d)

a.     Groove Yard - 7:02  (Carl Perkins) / arr: Elmo Hope, Harold Land
b.     You Don't Know What Love Is - 3:55  (Don Raye, Gene DePaul) / arr: Elmo Hope, Harold Land
c.     Nieta - 4:35  (Elmo Hope) / arr: Elmo Hope, Harold Land
d.     Delirium - 6:40  (Harold Land) / arr: Elmo Hope, Harold Land
All titles on:      Contemporary LP 12": S 7550 — Harold In The Land Of Jazz   
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-162-2 — Harold In The Land Of Jazz   (1988)

Date: Probably October or November 1958
Location: The Cellar, Vancouver, Canada
Label: [private recording]

Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Elmo Hope (p), Scott LaFaro (b), Lenny McBrowne (d)

a. 01    Cherokee - 19:09  (Ray Noble)
b. 02    Just Friends - 20:04  (John Klenner, Sam M. Lewis)
c. 03    The Scene Is Clean - 1:17  (Tadd Dameron)
d. 04    Big Foot [aka Air Conditioning] - 29:04  (Charlie Parker)
e. 05    Come Rain Or Come Shine - 11:59  (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer)
All titles on:      LoneHill Jazz CD: LHJ 10291 — Jazz At The Cellar   (2007)

Date: August 1959
Location: Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA
Label: HiFi

Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Dupree Bolton (t), Elmo Hope (p), Herbie Lewis (b), Frank Butler (d)

a. a-01    The Fox - 5:32  (Harold Land)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD 3707-2 — Specialty/HiFiJazz/Nocturne - Original Jazz Classics Sampler   (2002)
b. a-02    Mirror-Mind Rose - 6:28  (Elmo Hope)
c. a-03    One Second, Please - 5:49  (Elmo Hope)
d. b-01    Sims A-Plenty - 6:14  (Elmo Hope)
e. b-02    Little Chris - 5:07  (Harold Land)
f. b-03    One Down - 7:22  (Elmo Hope)
All titles on:      HiFi LP 12": 612 — The Fox   (1960)
     Contemporary LP 12": S 7619 — The Fox   (1969)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-343-2 — The Fox   (1988)

Date: late 1959
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Label: Pacific Jazz

Jackie Davis, Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Gerald Wilson (t), Jim Hall (g), Jackie Davis (org), Curtis Counce (b), Nat Morris, Jr. (d)

a. E6599    Blowin' The Blues  (Jackie Davis, Gerald Wilson)
     World Pacific LP 12": WP 1289 — Swingin' Like 60! Vol. 1: The Singers/The Swingers   
b.    alt Blowin' The Blues  (Jackie Davis, Gerald Wilson)
     Pacific Jazz 45: X 303 — Blowin' The Blues/Red Shirt   
     World Pacific LP 12": JWC 512 — Blowin' The Blues   

Confirmation needed on take/issue specifics.


Date: May 17, 1960
Location: Fugazi Hall, San Francisco, CA
Label: Riverside

Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Joe Gordon (t), Wes Montgomery (g), Barry Harris (p), Sam Jones (b), Louis Hayes (d)

a.     Terrain - 7:48  (Harold Land)
b.     Compulsion - 6:49  (Harold Land)
Both titles on:      Jazzland LP 12": JLP 20 — West Coast Blues!   
     Riverside CD: 12RCD-4408-2 — The Complete Riverside Recordings   (1992)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-146-2 — West Coast Blues!   

Date: May 18, 1960
Location: Fugazi Hall, San Francisco, CA
Label: Riverside

Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Joe Gordon (t), Wes Montgomery (g), Barry Harris (p), Sam Jones (b), Louis Hayes (d)

a.     Klact-oveeseds-tene - 10:00  (Charlie Parker)
     Riverside LP 12": RLP 93506 — The Compositions Of Charlie Parker   (1962)
b.     Ursula - 7:07  (Harold Land)
c.     West Coast Blues - 6:03  (Wes Montgomery)
d.     Don't Explain - 4:57  (Arthur Herzog, Billie Holiday)
All titles on:      Jazzland LP 12": JLP 20 — West Coast Blues!   
     Riverside CD: 12RCD-4408-2 — The Complete Riverside Recordings   (1992)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-146-2 — West Coast Blues!   

Date: July 5, 1960
Location: Plaza Sound Studios, New York City
Label: Riverside

Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Kenny Dorham (t), Amos Trice (p), Clarence Jones (b), Joe Peters (d)

a.     Slowly - 6:59  (Kermit Goell, David Raksin)
     Jazzland LP 12": JLP 33 — Eastward Ho! Harold Land In New York   
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-493-2 — Eastward Ho! Harold Land In New York   
b.     O. K. Blues - 12:23  (Harold Land)
     Jazzland LP 12": JLP 33 — Eastward Ho! Harold Land In New York   
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-493-2 — Eastward Ho! Harold Land In New York   
c. see note    On A Little Street In Singapore  (Peter DeRose, Billy Hill)

Lord notes: The issued version of On A Little Street In Singapore is an edited version, with parts recorded on both days (July 5 & 8, 1960).


Date: July 8, 1960
Location: Plaza Sound Studios, New York City
Label: Riverside

Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Kenny Dorham (t), Amos Trice (p), Clarence Jones (b), Joe Peters (d)

a.     Triple Trouble - 5:46  (Amos Trice)
b.     So In Love - 5:58  (Cole Porter)
c. see note    On A Little Street In Singapore - 7:07  (Peter DeRose, Billy Hill)
All titles on:      Jazzland LP 12": JLP 33 — Eastward Ho! Harold Land In New York   
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-493-2 — Eastward Ho! Harold Land In New York   

Lord notes: The issued version of On A Little Street In Singapore is an edited version, with parts recorded on both days (July 5 & 8, 1960).


Date: July 25, 1960
Location: Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA
Label: Blue Note

Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Martin Banks (t), Amos Trice (p), Clarence Jones (b), Leon Pettis (d)

a.     You're My Thrill - 7:56  (Sidney Clare, Jay Gorney)
b.     Reflections - 6:38  (Harold Land)
c.     Land Of Peace - 6:13  (Harold Land)
d.     Blue Nellie - 4:46  (Martin Banks)
e.     Take Aim - 3:39  (Amos Trice)
f.     As You Like It - 7:09  (Harold Land)
All titles on:      Blue Note LP 12": LT 1057 — Take Aim   
     Mighty Quinn CD: 09463 11991 2 7 — Take Aim   (2005)

Date: October 14, 1961
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Label: Atlantic

Harold Land, Red Mitchell (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Carmell Jones (t), Frank Strazzeri (p), Red Mitchell (b), Leon Pettis (d)

a. 5728    Triplin' Awhile - 7:43  (Harold Land)
     Atlantic LP 12": 1376 — Hear Ye!   
     Atlantic Jazz CD: 1376-2 — Hear Ye!   (1989)
     Collectables CD: COL CD 6756 — Hear Ye!   (2006)
     LoneHill Jazz CD: LHJ 10268 — Complete Studio Recordings   (2006)
     Atlantic CD: WPCR 25159 — Hear Ye!   (2007)
b. 5729    From This Moment On  (Cole Porter)
c. 5730    Hear Ye! - 6:53  (Keith 'Red' Mitchell)
     Atlantic LP 12": 1376 — Hear Ye!   
     Atlantic Jazz CD: 1376-2 — Hear Ye!   (1989)
     Collectables CD: COL CD 6756 — Hear Ye!   (2006)
     LoneHill Jazz CD: LHJ 10268 — Complete Studio Recordings   (2006)
     Atlantic CD: WPCR 25159 — Hear Ye!   (2007)
d. 5731    Effusion  (Frank Strazzeri)
e. 5732    Somara - 6:41  (Carmell Jones)
     Atlantic LP 12": 1376 — Hear Ye!   
     Atlantic Jazz CD: 1376-2 — Hear Ye!   (1989)
     Collectables CD: COL CD 6756 — Hear Ye!   (2006)
     LoneHill Jazz CD: LHJ 10268 — Complete Studio Recordings   (2006)
     Atlantic CD: WPCR 25159 — Hear Ye!   (2007)
f. 5733    Catacomb - 8:18  (Harold Land)
     Atlantic LP 12": 1376 — Hear Ye!   
     Atlantic Jazz CD: 1376-2 — Hear Ye!   (1989)
     Collectables CD: COL CD 6756 — Hear Ye!   (2006)
     LoneHill Jazz CD: LHJ 10268 — Complete Studio Recordings   (2006)
     Atlantic CD: WPCR 25159 — Hear Ye!   (2007)

Date: December 13, 1961
Location: Los Angles, CA
Label: Atlantic

Harold Land, Red Mitchell (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Carmell Jones (t), Frank Strazzeri (p), Red Mitchell (b), Leon Pettis (d)

a. 5865    Tennis Shoes
b. 5866    In The Garden Of Imagining
c. 5867    I'm Old Fashioned - 6:05  (Jerome Kern, Johnny Mercer)
     Atlantic Jazz CD: 1376-2 — Hear Ye!   (1989)
     LoneHill Jazz CD: LHJ 10268 — Complete Studio Recordings   (2006)
d. 5868    Pari Passu - 4:53  (Frank Strazzeri)
     Atlantic LP 12": 1376 — Hear Ye!   
     Atlantic Jazz CD: 1376-2 — Hear Ye!   (1989)
     Collectables CD: COL CD 6756 — Hear Ye!   (2006)
     LoneHill Jazz CD: LHJ 10268 — Complete Studio Recordings   (2006)
     Atlantic CD: WPCR 25159 — Hear Ye!   (2007)
e. 5869    The Way I Feel - 6:17  (Composer Unknown)
     Atlantic Jazz CD: 1376-2 — Hear Ye!   (1989)
     LoneHill Jazz CD: LHJ 10268 — Complete Studio Recordings   (2006)
f. 5870    Rosie's Spirit - 5:25  (Keith 'Red' Mitchell)
     Atlantic LP 12": 1376 — Hear Ye!   
     Atlantic Jazz CD: 1376-2 — Hear Ye!   (1989)
     Collectables CD: COL CD 6756 — Hear Ye!   (2006)
     LoneHill Jazz CD: LHJ 10268 — Complete Studio Recordings   (2006)
     Atlantic CD: WPCR 25159 — Hear Ye!   (2007)

Date: July 3, 1963
Location: Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA
Label: Imperial

Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Carmell Jones (t), John Houston (p), Jimmy Bond (b), Mel Lee (d)

a. IM5652    Kisses Sweeter Than Wine - 3:52  (Traditional)
b. IM5653    Tom Dooley - 6:56  (Traditional)
c. IM5654    Scarlet Ribbons - 4:07  (Evelyn Danzig, Jack Segal)
All titles on:      Imperial LP 12": LP 9247 — Jazz Impressions Of Folk Music   
     Imperial LP 12": LP 12247 — Jazz Impressions Of Folk Music   
     Mosaic CD: 72435 80404 2 5 — Mosaic Select 2 - Carmell Jones   (2003)
     LoneHill Jazz CD: LHJ 10268 — Complete Studio Recordings   (2006)

Date: July 17, 1963
Location: Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA
Label: Imperial

Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Carmell Jones (t), John Houston (p), Jimmy Bond (b), Mel Lee (d)

a. IM5655    Take This Hammer - 6:45  (Huddie 'Leadbelly' Ledbetter)
b. IM5656    The Foggy, Foggy Dew - 4:19  (Traditional)
c. IM5657    Hava Negilah - 5:13  (Traditional)
d. IM5660    On Top Of Old Smokey - 2:57  (Traditional)
e. IM5661    Blue Tail Fly - 3:45  (Traditional)
All titles on:      Imperial LP 12": LP 9247 — Jazz Impressions Of Folk Music   
     Imperial LP 12": LP 12247 — Jazz Impressions Of Folk Music   
     Mosaic CD: 72435 80404 2 5 — Mosaic Select 2 - Carmell Jones   (2003)
     LoneHill Jazz CD: LHJ 10268 — Complete Studio Recordings   (2006)

Date: 1965
Location: Penthouse, Seattle, WA
Label: [private recording]

Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), John Houston (p), Monk Montgomery (b), Philly Joe Jones (d)

a. 01    Autumn Leaves [aka Les Feuilles Mortes] - 11:16  (Joseph Kosma, Jacques Prevert, Johnny Mercer)
b. 02    Who Can I Turn To - 4:47  (Leslie Bricusse, Anthony Newley)
c. 03    Bow Ties - 6:57  (Philly Joe Jones)
d. 04    Delirium - 3:48  (Harold Land)

Date: December 11, 1967 and February 26, 1968
Location: Annex Studios, Hollywood, CA
Label: Cadet

Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (f, ts), Donald Bailey (h, d), Bobby Hutcherson (vib), Joe Sample (p), Buster Williams (b)

a. 17054    One For Nini - 4:58  (Harold Land)
b. 17055    The Peacemaker - 5:11  (Harold Land)
c. 17056    40 Love - 4:51  (Harold Land)
d. 17057    Timetable - 4:12  (Harold Land)
e. 17058    Angel Dance - 3:40  (Harold Land)
f. 17059    Imagine - 3:26  (Francis Lai, Sammy Cahn)
g. 17060    Stylin'! - 3:37  (Harold Land)
h. 17061    The Aquarian - 5:33  (Harold Land)
All titles on:      Cadet LP 12": LPS 813 — The Peace-Maker   (1968)
     Cadet LP 12": W4RS 5126 — The Peace-Maker   
     Universal CD: UCCU 3059 — The Peace-Maker   (2006)

Harold Land (f) on g; (ts) on a-f, h; Donald Bailey (h) on g; (d) on a-f, h.


Date: July 25, 1969
Location: Juan-les-Pins, Antibes, France
Label: [private recording]

Bobby Hutcherson, Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Bobby Hutcherson (vib), Stanley Cowell (p), Reggie Johnson (b), Joe Chambers (d)

a. 01    Spiral - 13:40  (Joe Chambers)
b. 02    Theme From "Blow Up" - 14:32  (Herbie Hancock)
c. 03    Herzog - 14:31  (Bobby Hutcherson)
d. 04    Maiden Voyage - 11:40  (Herbie Hancock)
e. 05    Man On Mercury - 1:55  (Harold Land)

e. as listed in Lord. This is not a title known from other sources.


Date: July 26, 1969
Location: Antibes Jazz Festival, Juan-les-Pins, Antibes, France
Label: [private recording]

Bobby Hutcherson, Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Bobby Hutcherson (vib), Stanley Cowell (p), Reggie Johnson (b), Joe Chambers (d)

a. 01    Same Shame - 14:18  (Bobby Hutcherson)
b. 02    The Peacemaker - 13:57  (Harold Land)
c. 03    Spiral - 15:20  (Joe Chambers)
d. 04    Blues Mind Matter - 16:31  (Bobby Hutcherson)

Date: July 28, 1969
Location: Stockholm, Sweden
Label: [radio broadcast]

Bobby Hutcherson, Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Bobby Hutcherson (vib), Stanley Cowell (p), Reggie Johnson (b), Joe Chambers (d)

a. 01    Total Eclipse - 21:12  (Bobby Hutcherson)
b. 02    Theme From "Blow Up" - 17:05  (Herbie Hancock)
c. 03    The Peacemaker - 13:25  (Harold Land)
d. 04    Man On Mercury - 7:02  (Harold Land)

Date: May 29, 1970
Location: Hamburg, Germany
Label: [radio broadcast]

Bobby Hutcherson, Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Bobby Hutcherson (vib), Hal Galper (p), Reggie Johnson (b), Joe Chambers (d)

a. 01    Four - 11:58  (Eddie Vinson, Miles Davis)
b. 02    Oleo - 10:39  (Sonny Rollins)
c.     Maiden Voyage  (Herbie Hancock)

Final selection is incomplete on only known source.


Date: 1971
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Label: Mainstream

Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Bobby Hutcherson (vib), William Henderson (p, ep), Buster Williams (b), Billy Hart (d), James Mtume Foreman (cga)

a. a-01    A New Shade Of Blue - 9:48  (Harold Land)
     Mainstream LP 12": MRL 314 — A New Shade Of Blue   (1971)
b. a-02    Mtume - 10:12  (Bobby Hutcherson)
     Mainstream LP 12": MRL 314 — A New Shade Of Blue   (1971)
c. b-01    Ode To Angela - 6:12  (Harold Land)
     Mainstream LP 12": MRL 314 — A New Shade Of Blue   (1971)
d. b-02    De-liberation - 8:39  (Harold Land)
     Mainstream LP 12": MRL 314 — A New Shade Of Blue   (1971)
e. b-03    Short Subject - 8:47  (Harold Land)
     Mainstream LP 12": MRL 314 — A New Shade Of Blue   (1971)
f.     Dark Mood - 8:59  (Harold Land)
     Mainstream LP 12": MRL 408 — Jazz   (1974)
     Mainstream CD: MDCD 714 — Damisi   (1991)

LP issue gives no recording date - 1971 is issue date.


Date: 1972
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Label: Mainstream

Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ob, ts), Oscar Brashear (t, fh), William Henderson (p, ep), Buster Williams (b, eb), Ndugu Chancler (d)

a. a-01    Step Right Up To The Bottom - 3:38  (Harold Land)
b. a-02    In The Back, In The Corner, In The Dark - 5:42  (Harold Land)
c. a-03    Pakistan - 7:57  (Harold Land)
d. b-01    Chocolate Mess - 7:26  (Ndugu Chancler)
e. b-02    Damisi - 9:10  (Harold Land)
All titles on:      Mainstream LP 12": MRL 367 — Damisi   (1972)
     Mainstream CD: MDCD 714 — Damisi   (1991)

LP issue gives no recording date - 1972 is issue date.


Date: 1972
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Label: Mainstream

Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (f, ts), Bobby Hutcherson (vib, mar), William Henderson (p, ep), Reggie Johnson (b), Ndugu Chancler, Woodrow 'Sonship' Theus (d)

a. a-01    Choma - 9:57  (Harold Land)
b. a-02    Our Home - 5:51  (William Henderson)
c. b-01    Black Caucus - 10:01  (Harold Land)
d. b-02    Up And Down - 10:49  (Harold Land)
     Mainstream CD: MDCD 714 — Damisi   (1991)
All titles on:      Mainstream LP 12": MRL 344 — Choma   (1972)

Harold Land (f) on a; (ts) on b-d.

LP issue gives no recording date - 1972 is issue date.


Date: April 14, 1977
Location: Sunwest Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA
Label: Concord

Harold Land, Blue Mitchell (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Blue Mitchell (t, fh), Kirk Lightsey (p), Reggie Johnson (b), Albert 'Tootie' Heath (d)

a. a-01    Mapenzi - 5:15  (Harold Land)
b. a-02    Rapture - 5:08  (Harold Land)
c. a-03    Habiba - 10:19  (Kirk Lightsey)
d. b-01    Blue Silver - 4:58  (Richard 'Blue' Mitchell)
e. b-02    Everything Is Changed - 5:13  (Kirk Lightsey)
f. b-03    Inner Voice - 6:08  (Harold Land)
g. b-04    Tres Senderos - 5:29  (Harold Land)
All titles on:      Concord LP 12": CJ 44 — Mapenzi   (1977)
     Concord CD: CCD 4044 — Mapenzi   (1990)

Date: August 12, 1978
Location: International Jazz Festival, Laren, Netherlands
Label: [radio broadcast]

Harold Land, Blue Mitchell (ldr), Richie Cole (as), Teddy Edwards, Harold Land (ts), Blue Mitchell (t), Gildo Mahones (p), Tony Dumas (b), Billy Higgins (d), Eddie Jefferson (v)

a. 01    Peace  (Horace Silver)
b. 02    Blue Silver  (Richard 'Blue' Mitchell)
c. 03    I Remember Clifford  (Benny Golson)
d. 04    Invitation  (Bronislau Kaper, Paul Francis Webster)
e. 05    Mapenzi  (Harold Land)
f. 06    April Love  (Teddy Edwards)
g. 07    Georgia On My Mind  (Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell)
h. 08    Going Home  (Teddy Edwards)
i. 09    Night Of The Dawn  (Reuben Brown)
j. 10    I Can't Get Started  (Vernon Duke, Ira Gershwin)
k. 11    Harold's House Of Jazz  (Richie Cole)
l. 12    A Night In Tunisia  (Dizzy Gillespie, Frank Paparelli)
m. 13    Now's The Time  (Charlie Parker)

Richie Cole (as) on i-j; Teddy Edwards (ts) on f-h; Harold Land (ts) on a-b, d-m; Blue Mitchell (t) on a-c, e-m; Eddie Jefferson (v) on k-m.


Date: December 2, 1978
Location: Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA
Label: Galaxy

Johnny Griffin, Harold Land (ldr), Johnny Griffin, Harold Land (ts), Stanley Cowell (p), Cecil McBee (b), Roy Haynes (d)

a. tk 2   alt Bloomdido - 6:36  (Charlie Parker)
     Galaxy CD: GCD 95002-2 — Birds & Monks   (1995)
b. tk 3    Bloomdido - 8:01  (Charlie Parker)
     Galaxy LP 12": GXY 5134 — Five Birds And A Monk   (1981)
     Galaxy CD: VDJ 1537E — Birds & Ballads   (1986)
     Galaxy CD: GCD 95002-2 — Birds & Monks   (1995)
c. tk 1   alt Smoke Gets In Your Eyes - 10:00  (Jerome Kern, Otto Harbach)
     Galaxy CD: GCD 95003-2 — Ballads By Five   (1997)
d. tk 2    Smoke Gets In Your Eyes - 9:43  (Jerome Kern, Otto Harbach)
     Galaxy LP 12": GXY 5133 — Ballads By Four   (1981)
     Galaxy CD: VDJ 1537E — Birds & Ballads   (1986)
     Galaxy CD: GCD 95003-2 — Ballads By Five   (1997)
e. tk 1   alt Billie's Bounce - 4:48  (Charlie Parker)
     Galaxy CD: GCD 95002-2 — Birds & Monks   (1995)
f. tk 2    Billie's Bounce - 5:24  (Charlie Parker)
     Galaxy LP 12": GXY 5134 — Five Birds And A Monk   (1981)
     Galaxy CD: VDJ 1537E — Birds & Ballads   (1986)
     Galaxy CD: GCD 95002-2 — Birds & Monks   (1995)

Johnny Griffin (ldr) on c-f; (ts) on c-f; Harold Land (ldr) on a-b; (ts) on a-b.


Date: December 9, 1980
Location: Ginza Junk, Tokyo Japan
Label: Yupiteru

Eiji Kitamura, Harold Land (ldr), Eiji Kitamura (cl), Harold Land (ts), Toshihiko Ogawa (p), Mitsuaki Furuno (b), Donald Bailey (d)

a.     The Night Has A Thousand Eyes  (Buddy Bernier, Jerome Brainin)
b.     There Will Never Be Another You  (Harry Warren, Mack Gordon)
c.     Lover Man  (Roger 'Ram' Ramirez, Jimmy Davis, Jimmy Sherman)
d.     Wave  (Antonio Carlos Jobim)
e.     How High The Moon  (Nancy Hamilton, W. Morgan Lewis)
f.     Stella By Starlight  (Victor Young, Ned Washington)
All titles on:      Yupiteru CD: YJ25-7033 — Live At Junk   

Date: September 27, 1981
Location: University of California, Los Angeles, CA
Label: [radio broadcast]

Bobby Hutcherson, Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Bobby Hutcherson (vib), Victor Feldman (p), Charlie Haden (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. 01    Short Subject - 14:58  (Harold Land)
b. 02    My Foolish Heart - 11:17  (Victor Young, Ned Washington)
c. 03    Same Shame - 13:46  (Bobby Hutcherson)

Date: October 22, 1981
Location: Sage & Sound Studio, Los Angeles, CA
Label: Muse

Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Oscar Brashear (t, fh), Bobby Hutcherson (vib), George Cables (p), John Heard (b), Billy Higgins (d), Ray Armando (per)

a.    alt Dark Mood - 7:25  (Harold Land)
b. a-01    Dark Mood - 8:15  (Harold Land)
     Muse LP 12": MR 5272 — Xocia's Dance (Sue-sha's Dance)   (1982)
c. a-02    Daisy Forever - 9:18  (Oscar Brashear)
     Muse LP 12": MR 5272 — Xocia's Dance (Sue-sha's Dance)   (1982)
d. a-03    Xocia's Dance - 4:48  (Harold Land, Jr.)
     Muse LP 12": MR 5272 — Xocia's Dance (Sue-sha's Dance)   (1982)
e. b-01    Ah, I See - 9:51  (Charles Tolliver)
     Muse LP 12": MR 5272 — Xocia's Dance (Sue-sha's Dance)   (1982)
f. b-02    To Lydia, With Love - 12:10  (Harold Land)
     Muse LP 12": MR 5272 — Xocia's Dance (Sue-sha's Dance)   (1982)
g.     Blues For You - 4:53  (Booker Ervin)
All titles on:      Muse CD: MCD 5272 — Xocia's Dance (Sue-sha's Dance)   (1990)

Bobby Hutcherson (vib) on c, e-f.

Composer of "Blues For You" needs confirmation.


Date: March 7 & 8, 1988
Location: Hollywood, CA
Label: Chase Music Group

Harold Land, Charlie Shoemake (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Charlie Shoemake (vib), Randy Cannon (p), Bob Maize, Andy Simpkins (b), Carl Burnett, Larance Marable (d), Sandi Shoemake (v)

a. 01    I Can't Resist You - 7:39  (Will Donaldson, Ned Wever)
b. 02    Season's End - 7:25  (Arthur Hamilton, Charlie Shoemake)
c. 03    As Long As There's Music - 5:23  (Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn)
d. 04    When Your Lover Has Gone - 6:55  (Einar A. Swan)
e. 05    Stand-Up Guys - 6:02  (Charlie Shoemake)
f. 06    Mourning For Mr. Mobley - 6:18  (Charlie Shoemake)
g. 07    Evans [aka Out Of The Blue] - 4:40  (Sonny Rollins)
All titles on:      Chase Music Group CD: CMD 8016 — Stand-Up Guys   (1989)

Bob Maize (b) on a-b, g; Andy Simpkins (b) on c-f; Carl Burnett (d) on a-b, g; Larance Marable (d) on c-f; Sandi Shoemake (v) on d.

g listed as "Out Of The Blue".


Date: July 25, 1992
Location: Acireale Jazz Festival, Acireale, Italy
Label: [radio broadcast]

Harold Land, Cedar Walton (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Cedar Walton (p), David Williams (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. 01    The Night Has A Thousand Eyes - 14:32  (Buddy Bernier, Jerome Brainin)
b. 02    Like Someone In Love - 15:00  (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke)
c. 03    Born To Be Blue - 10:56  (Mel Torme, Robert Wells)
d. 04    Hindsight - 10:52  (Cedar Walton)
e. 05    Cedar's Blues - 2:15  (Cedar Walton)
f. 06    Clockwise - 11:00  (Cedar Walton)
g. 07    Invitation - 12:45  (Bronislau Kaper, Paul Francis Webster)
h. 08    Countdown - 8:19  (John Coltrane)

Cedar Walton (p) on a-g; David Williams (b) on a-g.

Final selection is incomplete on only known source.


Date: December 28, 29, 31, 1994
Location: Music Grinder Studios, Hollywood, CA
Label: Postcards

Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), William Henderson (p), Alan Pasqua (syn), James Leary (b), Billy Higgins (d), Ray Ellis (con)

a. 01    Lazy Afternoon - 4:23  (Jerome Moross, John Latouche) / arr: Ray Ellis
b. 02    You Don't Know What Love Is - 3:45  (Don Raye, Gene DePaul) / arr: Ray Ellis
c. 03    In A Sentimental Mood - 4:25  (Duke Ellington, Manny Kurtz, Irving Mills) / arr: Ray Ellis
     Arkadia Jazz CD: 70003 — Thank You Duke   
d. 04    Nature Boy - 3:47  (Eden Ahbez) / arr: Ray Ellis
e. 05    You Go To My Head - 4:05  (J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie) / arr: Ray Ellis
f. 06    But Beautiful - 3:06  (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke) / arr: Ray Ellis
g. 07    Invitation - 4:57  (Bronislau Kaper, Paul Francis Webster) / arr: Ray Ellis
h. 08    Stella By Starlight - 2:52  (Victor Young, Ned Washington) / arr: Ray Ellis
i. 09    The End Of A Love Affair - 3:54  (Edward C. Redding) / arr: Ray Ellis
j. 10    You've Changed - 3:22  (Carl Fischer, Bill Carey) / arr: Ray Ellis
k. 11    Wave - 3:19  (Antonio Carlos Jobim) / arr: Ray Ellis
l. 12    'Round Midnight - 3:44  (Thelonious Monk, Cootie Williams, Bernie Hanighen) / arr: Ray Ellis
All titles on:      Postcards CD: POST 1008 — A Lazy Afternoon   (1995)

Additional unidentified strings.


Date: August 6, 2000
Location: David Philips Sound Studio, La Jolla, CA
Label: Audiophonic

Harold Land (ldr), Harold Land (ts), Mulgrew Miller (p), Ray Drummond (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. 01    Inner Voice - 8:33  (Harold Land)
b. 02    Ugly Beauty - 7:16  (Thelonious Monk)
c. 03    What's New - 9:17  (Bob Haggart, Johnny Burke)
d. 04    Dark Mood - 10:57  (Harold Land)
e. 05    Like Someone In Love - 12:30  (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke)
f. 06    Mapenzi - 7:14  (Harold Land)
All titles on:      Audiophonic CD: APCD JZ 0001 — Promised Land   (2000)