Hugh Lawson Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: October 20, 1977
Location: Blue Rock Studios, New York City
Label: Jazzcraft

Hugh Lawson (ldr), Hugh Lawson (p), Bob Cranshaw (b), Ben Riley (d)

a. tk 4   alt The Highest Mountain - 4:44  (Clifford Jordan)
b. tk 5    The Highest Mountain - 4:44  (Clifford Jordan)
     Storyville LP 12": SLP 4078 — Prime Time   
     Jazzcraft LP 12": 3 — Prime Time   
c. tk 1    Blue Bones - 5:07  (Hugh Lawson)
     Storyville LP 12": SLP 4078 — Prime Time   
     Jazzcraft LP 12": 3 — Prime Time   
d. tk 1   alt The Need To Smile - 4:40  (Sonelius Smith)
e. tk 3    The Need To Smile - 4:46  (Sonelius Smith)
     Storyville LP 12": SLP 4078 — Prime Time   
     Jazzcraft LP 12": 3 — Prime Time   
f. tk 1    Duke Ellington's Sound Of Love - 5:07  (Charles Mingus)
     Storyville LP 12": SLP 4078 — Prime Time   
     Jazzcraft LP 12": 3 — Prime Time   
g. tk 1    Rip Off - 6:36  (Hugh Lawson)
     Storyville LP 12": SLP 4078 — Prime Time   
     Jazzcraft LP 12": 3 — Prime Time   
h. tk 3    I Fall In Love Too Easily - 8:37  (Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn)
     Storyville LP 12": SLP 4078 — Prime Time   
     Jazzcraft LP 12": 3 — Prime Time   
i. tk 1    I'll Keep Loving You - 2:15  (Bud Powell)
     Storyville LP 12": SLP 4078 — Prime Time   
     Jazzcraft LP 12": 3 — Prime Time   
j. tk 3    Make Me Rainbows - 6:08  (John Towner Williams, Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman)
     Storyville LP 12": SLP 4078 — Prime Time   
     Jazzcraft LP 12": 3 — Prime Time   
k. tk 1    Falling For You - 11:11  (Hugh Lawson)
All titles on:      Storyville CD: STCD 8267 — Prime Time   (1998)

Date: January 15, 1983
Label: Soul Note

Hugh Lawson (ldr), Hugh Lawson (p), Calvin Hill (b), Louis Hayes (d)

a. a-01    Pictures At An Exhibition - 4:44  (Modest Mussorgsky)
b. a-02    The Tinkler - 8:00  (Hugh Lawson)
c. a-03    If - 3:57  (David Gates)
d. b-01    Georgie Porgie - 4:43  (Hugh Lawson)
e. b-02    Ballad For The Beast From Bali-Bali - 8:04  (Hugh Lawson)
f. b-03    23rd Street Blues - 5:18  (Hugh Lawson)
g. b-04    Creepy Chicken - 7:12  (Hugh Lawson)
All titles on:      Soul Note LP 12": 121 052-1 — Colour   
     Soul Note CD: 121 052-2 — Colour   (1997)

a. is likely only one of the movements of the Mussorgsky piece. Details needed.

e. listed as "The Beast From Bali-Bali".


Date: August 3 & 4, 1989
Location: New York City
Label: Somethin' Else

Hugh Lawson (ldr), Hugh Lawson (p), Cecil McBee (b), Marvin 'Smitty' Smith (d)

a. 01    Ballad For The Beast From Bali-Bali  (Hugh Lawson)
b. 02    My Cherie Amour  (Stevie Wonder, Henry Cosby, Sylvia Rose Moy)
c. 03    As Time Goes By  (Herman Hupfeld)
d. 04    On A Slow Boat To China  (Frank Loesser)
e. 05    Basie In Mind  (Shirley Scott)
f. 06    The Man Who Never Sleeps  (Charles Mingus)
g. 07    When You Wish Upon A Star  (Leigh Harline, Ned Washington)
h. 08    New Boots For Brooks
i. 09    Blondie's Waltz  (George Coleman)
j. 10    Days Of Wine And Roses  (Henry Mancini, Johnny Mercer)
All titles on:      Somethin' Else CD: TOCJ 5518 — Casablanca   

a. listed as "Ballad For The Beast".