Melba Liston Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: December 22, 1958
Location: New York City
Label: MGM

Melba Liston (ldr), Bennie Green, Al Grey, Melba Liston, Benny Powell (tb), Kenny Burrell (g), Jamil Nasser (b), Charli Persip (d)

a.     The Trolley Song - 2:30  (Ralph Blane, Hugh Martin) / arr: Melba Liston
b.     Blues Melba - 6:33  (Melba Liston) / arr: Melba Liston
c.     You Don't Say - 3:57  (Melba Liston) / arr: Melba Liston
All titles on:      Metrojazz LP 12": E 1013 — Melba Liston And Her 'Bones   (1960)
     Fresh Sound CD: FSR CD 408 — Melba Liston And Her 'Bones   (2006)

Date: December 24, 1958
Location: New York City
Label: MGM

Melba Liston (ldr), Jimmy Cleveland, Melba Liston, Frank Rehak (tb), Slide Hampton (tb, tu), Ray Bryant (p), George Tucker (b), Frankie Dunlop (d)

a.     Pow! - 4:04  (Leonard Feather) / arr: Slide Hampton, Melba Liston
b.     Wonder Why - 4:03  (Nicholas Brodszky, Sammy Cahn) / arr: Slide Hampton, Melba Liston
c.     Christmas Eve - 5:00  (Slide Hampton) / arr: Slide Hampton, Melba Liston
d.     What's My Line Theme - 4:24  (Granville 'Sascha' Burland) / arr: Slide Hampton, Melba Liston
e.     The Dark Before The Dawn - 3:23  (Slide Hampton, Leonard Feather) / arr: Slide Hampton, Melba Liston
All titles on:      Metrojazz LP 12": E 1013 — Melba Liston And Her 'Bones   (1960)
     Fresh Sound CD: FSR CD 408 — Melba Liston And Her 'Bones   (2006)

Slide Hampton (tu) on d-e.