Hank Mobley Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: March 27, 1955
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Horace Silver (p), Doug Watkins (b), Art Blakey (d)

a. tk 2   alt Walkin' The Fence - 4:25  (Hank Mobley)
b. tk 3    Walkin' The Fence - 3:37  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 10": BLP 5066 — The Hank Mobley Quartet   
c. tk 5    Avila & Tequila - 4:29  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 10": BLP 5066 — The Hank Mobley Quartet   
d. tk 6   alt Hank's Prank - 4:14  (Hank Mobley)
e. tk 8    Hank's Prank - 4:28  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 10": BLP 5066 — The Hank Mobley Quartet   
f. tk 10    Just Coolin' - 4:07  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 10": BLP 5066 — The Hank Mobley Quartet   
g. tk 12    My Sin - 3:47  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 10": BLP 5066 — The Hank Mobley Quartet   
h. tk 14    Love For Sale - 4:29  (Cole Porter)
     Blue Note LP 10": BLP 5066 — The Hank Mobley Quartet   
All titles on:      Mosaic CD: MD6-181 — The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions   (1998)
     Blue Note CD: CJ28-5128 — The Hank Mobley Quartet   

Date: July 20, 1956
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Prestige

Hank Mobley (ldr), Jackie McLean (as), Hank Mobley (ts), Donald Byrd (t), Barry Harris (p), Doug Watkins (b), Arthur Taylor (d)

a. 934    Bouncing With Bud - 6:57  (Bud Powell)
     Prestige CD: PCD 24063-2 — Messages   
b. 935    52nd Street Theme - 5:41  (Thelonious Monk)
     Prestige CD: PCD 24063-2 — Messages   
c. 936    Au Privave - 7:31  (Charlie Parker)
     Prestige CD: PCD 24063-2 — Messages   
d. 937    Minor Disturbance - 6:15  (Hank Mobley)
     Prestige CD: PCD 24063-2 — Messages   
e. 938    Little Girl Blue - 8:41  (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
     Prestige CD: PCD 24063-2 — Messages   
f. 939    Alternating Current - 6:30  (Hank Mobley)
All titles on:      Barclay LP 12": 84.056 — Le Message De Hank Mobley   
     Prestige LP 12": P-7061 — Mobley's Message   

Jackie McLean (as) on c.


Date: July 23, 1956
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Savoy

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Donald Byrd (t), Barry Harris (p), Doug Watkins (b), Kenny Clarke (d)

a. 69253    B For BB - 6:25  (Hank Mobley)
b. 69254    Space Flight - 4:10  (Hank Mobley)
c. 69255    Blues Number Two - 4:53
All titles on:      Savoy Jazz LP 12": SJL 1125 — Hard Bop   (1979)
     Savoy LP 12": MG 12092 — Jazz Message #2   
     Savoy Jazz CD: SV 0158 — Jazz Message #2   (1992)
     Savoy Jazz CD: COCY 9812 — Jazz Message #2   

Date: July 27, 1956
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Prestige

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Kenny Dorham (t), Walter Bishop, Jr. (p), Doug Watkins (b), Arthur Taylor (d)

a. 944    The Things I Love - 6:37  (Harold Barlow, Lewis Harris, Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky)
b. 945    Message From The Border - 6:03  (Hank Mobley)
c. 946    A Peck A Sec [aka The Latest] - 5:48  (Hank Mobley)
d. 947    Xlento - 5:36  (Hank Mobley)
e. 948    I Should Care - 10:01  (Axel Stordahl, Paul Weston, Sammy Cahn)
f. 949    Crazeology [aka Little Benny] - 6:56  (Bud Powell)
All titles on:      Prestige LP 12": PR 7667 — Second Message   (1969)
     Prestige CD: PCD 24063-2 — Messages   

c. listed as The Latest
f. listed as Crazeology


Date: November 5, 1956
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Savoy

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Lee Morgan (t), Hank Jones (p), Doug Watkins (b), Arthur Taylor (d)

a. SHM6901    Hank's Shout - 6:58  (Hank Mobley)
b. SHM6902    Bet - 7:51  (Doug Watkins)
c. SHM6903    Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise  (Sigmund Romberg, Oscar Hammerstein II)
d. SHM6903    P.S. I Love You  (Gordon Jenkins, Johnny Mercer)
e. SHM6903    Easy Living  (Leo Robin, Ralph Rainger)
f. SHM6903    That's All - 12:20  (Alan Brandt, Bob Haymes)
All titles on:      Savoy Jazz LP 12": SJL 1104 — A-1   (1976)

c, d, e, f performed as medley.

Hank Mobley (ts) on a-b, f; Lee Morgan (t) on a-b, d.


Date: November 7, 1956
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Savoy

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Lee Morgan (t), Hank Jones (p), Doug Watkins (b), Arthur Taylor (d)

a. SHM6904    Nostalgia - 8:49  (Theodore 'Fats' Navarro)
     Savoy Jazz LP 12": SJL 1104 — A-1   (1976)
b. SHM6905    Slipped Again - 9:45  (Thad Jones)
     Savoy Jazz LP 12": SJL 1125 — Hard Bop   (1979)
     Savoy LP 12": MG 12092 — Jazz Message #2   
     Savoy Jazz CD: SV 0158 — Jazz Message #2   (1992)
     Savoy Jazz CD: COCY 9812 — Jazz Message #2   
c. SHM6906    A-1 - 5:45  (Hank Mobley)
     Savoy Jazz LP 12": SJL 1104 — A-1   (1976)
d. SHM6907    Doug's Minor B'ok - 6:34  (Doug Watkins)
     Savoy Jazz LP 12": SJL 1125 — Hard Bop   (1979)
     Savoy LP 12": MG 12092 — Jazz Message #2   
     Savoy Jazz CD: SV 0158 — Jazz Message #2   (1992)
     Savoy Jazz CD: COCY 9812 — Jazz Message #2   

Slipped Again listed as "Thad's Blues".


Date: November 25, 1956
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Donald Byrd, Lee Morgan (t), Horace Silver (p), Paul Chambers (b), Charli Persip (d)

a. tk 2    Double Whammy - 8:09  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1540 — Hank Mobley Sextet   
b. tk 3    Barrel Of Funk - 11:18  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1540 — Hank Mobley Sextet   
c. tk 4   alt Barrel Of Funk - 11:13  (Hank Mobley)
d. tk 6    Mobleymania - 8:27  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1540 — Hank Mobley Sextet   
e. tk 7    Touch And Go - 9:13  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1540 — Hank Mobley Sextet   
All titles on:      Mosaic CD: MD6-181 — The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions   (1998)

Date: January 13, 1957
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Milt Jackson (vib), Horace Silver (p), Doug Watkins (b), Art Blakey (d)

a. tk 2    Reunion - 6:55  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1544 — Hank Mobley And His All Stars   
     Blue Note CD: CDP 7243 8 37668 2 6 — Hank Mobley And His All Stars   (1996)
     Mosaic CD: MD6-181 — The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions   (1998)
b. tk 3    Lower Stratosphere - 6:38  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1544 — Hank Mobley And His All Stars   
     Blue Note CD: CDP 7243 8 37668 2 6 — Hank Mobley And His All Stars   (1996)
     Mosaic CD: MD6-181 — The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions   (1998)
c. tk 4    Don't Walk - 7:48  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1544 — Hank Mobley And His All Stars   
     Blue Note CD: CDP 7243 8 37668 2 6 — Hank Mobley And His All Stars   (1996)
     Mosaic CD: MD6-181 — The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions   (1998)
d. tk 5   alt Ultramarine  (Hank Mobley)
e. tk 6    Ultramarine - 10:37  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1544 — Hank Mobley And His All Stars   
     Blue Note CD: CDP 7243 8 37668 2 6 — Hank Mobley And His All Stars   (1996)
     Mosaic CD: MD6-181 — The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions   (1998)
f. tk 7    Mobley's Musings - 6:05  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1544 — Hank Mobley And His All Stars   
     Blue Note CD: CDP 7243 8 37668 2 6 — Hank Mobley And His All Stars   (1996)
     Mosaic CD: MD6-181 — The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions   (1998)

Mosaic boxed set: In the Cuscuna/Ruppli Blue Note discography, a possible alternate take of Ultramarine (tk 5) is listed. But no tape exists for this item.


Date: March 8, 1957
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Art Farmer (t), Horace Silver (p), Doug Watkins (b), Art Blakey (d)

a. tk 1    Wham And They're Off - 7:40  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1550 — Hank Mobley Quintet   
     Blue Note CD: TOCJ 1550 — Hank Mobley Quintet   
b. tk 4   alt Wham And They're Off - 7:34  (Hank Mobley)
c. tk 5   alt Funk In Deep Freeze - 6:53  (Hank Mobley)
d. tk 6    Funk In Deep Freeze - 6:46  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1550 — Hank Mobley Quintet   
     Blue Note CD: TOCJ 1550 — Hank Mobley Quintet   
e. tk 7    Startin' From Scratch - 6:39  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1550 — Hank Mobley Quintet   
     Blue Note CD: TOCJ 1550 — Hank Mobley Quintet   
f. tk 8    Stella-wise - 7:15  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1550 — Hank Mobley Quintet   
     Blue Note CD: TOCJ 1550 — Hank Mobley Quintet   
g. tk 9    Base On Balls - 7:28  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1550 — Hank Mobley Quintet   
     Blue Note CD: TOCJ 1550 — Hank Mobley Quintet   
h. tk 10    Fin De L'Affaire - 6:37  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1550 — Hank Mobley Quintet   
     Blue Note CD: TOCJ 1550 — Hank Mobley Quintet   
All titles on:      Blue Note CD: CDP 7 46816 2 — Hank Mobley Quintet   (1987)
     Mosaic CD: MD6-181 — The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions   (1998)
     Blue Note CD: 5099 9 215388 2 7 — Hank Mobley Quintet   (2008)

Date: April 21, 1957
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), John Jenkins (as), Hank Mobley (ts), Donald Byrd (t), Bobby Timmons (p), Wilbur Ware (b), Philly Joe Jones (d)

a. tk 2    Easy To Love - 5:37  (Cole Porter)
b. tk 3    Fit For A Hanker - 7:20  (Hank Mobley)
c. tk 4    Hi Groove, Low Feedback - 9:52  (Hank Mobley)
d. tk 7    Time After Time - 6:45  (Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn)
e. tk 9    Dance Of The Infidels - 7:52  (Bud Powell)
All titles on:      Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1560 — Hank   (1957)
     Mosaic CD: MD6-181 — The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions   (1998)

Date: June 23, 1957
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Shafi Hadi (as, ts), Hank Mobley (ts), Bill Hardman (t), Sonny Clark (p), Paul Chambers (b), Arthur Taylor (d)

a. tk 2   alt Mighty Moe And Joe - 6:48  (Shafi Hadi)
     Blue Note CD: TOCJ 1568 — Hank Mobley   
b. tk 2/3    Mighty Moe And Joe - 6:53  (Shafi Hadi)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1568 — Hank Mobley   (1958)
c. tk 5    News - 8:11  (Shafi Hadi)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1568 — Hank Mobley   (1958)
     Blue Note CD: TOCJ 1568 — Hank Mobley   
d. tk 6    Bags' Groove - 5:56  (Milt Jackson)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1568 — Hank Mobley   (1958)
     Blue Note CD: TOCJ 1568 — Hank Mobley   
e. tk 8    Double Exposure - 8:06  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1568 — Hank Mobley   (1958)
     Blue Note CD: TOCJ 1568 — Hank Mobley   
f. tk 10    Falling In Love With Love - 5:28  (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1568 — Hank Mobley   (1958)
     Blue Note CD: TOCJ 1568 — Hank Mobley   
All titles on:      Mosaic CD: MD6-181 — The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions   (1998)

Shafi Hadi (as) on a-b, f; (ts) on c-e.

Mosaic boxed set: The original mono master of Mighty Moe And Joe was tk 2 with the trumpet and tenor solos from tk 3.

TOCJ-1568 is missing the insert ending for Double Exposure.


Date: August 18, 1957
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Kenny Dorham (t), Sonny Clark (p), Jimmy Rowser (b), Arthur Taylor (d)

a. tk 5    My Reverie - 5:31  (Larry Clinton, Claude Debussy)
b. tk 6    Curtain Call - 5:23  (Hank Mobley)
c. tk 9    On The Bright Side - 7:12  (Hank Mobley)
d. tk 10    The Mobe - 6:18  (Hank Mobley)
e. tk 11    Don't Get Too Hip - 10:55  (Hank Mobley)
f. tk 12    Deep In A Dream - 5:57  (Jimmy Van Heusen, Edgar DeLange)
All titles on:      Blue Note LP 12": BN 61006 — Curtain Call   
     Mosaic CD: MD6-181 — The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions   (1998)

Kenny Dorham (t) on a-e.


Date: October 20, 1957
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Pepper Adams (bar), Art Farmer (t), Sonny Clark (p), Paul Chambers (b), Philly Joe Jones (d)

a. tk 3    Gettin' Into Something - 6:30  (Hank Mobley)
b. tk 4    Tune Up - 10:51  (Eddie Vinson, Miles Davis)
c. tk 6    Poppin' - 6:30  (Hank Mobley)
d. tk 8    Night Watch [aka East Of Brooklyn] - 10:08  (Hank Mobley)
e. tk 12    Darn That Dream - 6:08  (Jimmy Van Heusen, Edgar DeLange)
All titles on:      Blue Note LP 12": GXF 3066 — Poppin'   
     Mosaic CD: MD6-181 — The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions   (1998)

d. listed as East Of Brooklyn


Date: February 9, 1958
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Lee Morgan (t), Wynton Kelly (p), Paul Chambers (b), Charli Persip (d)

a. tk 2   alt High And Flighty - 6:28  (Hank Mobley)
b. tk 3    High And Flighty - 6:05  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1574 — Peckin' Time   
c. tk 4   alt Stretchin' Out - 6:44  (Hank Mobley)
d. tk 5    Stretchin' Out - 9:00  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1574 — Peckin' Time   
e. tk 6    Peckin' Time - 6:49  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1574 — Peckin' Time   
f. tk 10    Git-Go Blues - 12:24  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1574 — Peckin' Time   
g. tk 11    Speak Low - 7:09  (Kurt Weill, Ogden Nash)
     Blue Note LP 12": BLP 1574 — Peckin' Time   
h. tk 12   alt Speak Low - 7:08  (Kurt Weill, Ogden Nash)
All titles on:      Blue Note CD: CDP 7 81574 2 — Peckin' Time   (1988)
     Mosaic CD: MD6-181 — The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions   (1998)
     Blue Note CD: 5099 9 215367 2 4 — Peckin' Time   (2008)

Date: February 7, 1960
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Wynton Kelly (p), Paul Chambers (b), Art Blakey (d)

a. tk 3    Remember - 5:37  (Irving Berlin)
b. tk 4    Split Feelin's - 4:52  (Hank Mobley)
c. tk 12    Dig Dis - 6:08  (Hank Mobley)
d. tk 18    This I Dig Of You - 6:22  (Hank Mobley)
e. tk 20    Soul Station - 9:03  (Hank Mobley)
f. tk 25    If I Should Lose You - 5:06  (Leo Robin, Ralph Rainger)
All titles on:      Blue Note LP 12": BST 84031 — Soul Station   (1960)
     Blue Note CD: CDP 7 46528 2 — Soul Station   (1987)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 4 95343 2 2 — Soul Station   (1999)

Date: November 13, 1960
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Freddie Hubbard (t), Wynton Kelly (p), Paul Chambers (b), Art Blakey (d)

a. tk 7    Take Your Pick - 5:20  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84058 — Roll Call   (1961)
b. tk 18    The Breakdown - 5:05  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84058 — Roll Call   (1961)
c. tk 20    My Groove, Your Move - 6:05  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84058 — Roll Call   (1961)
d. tk 29    A Baptist Beat - 8:35  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84058 — Roll Call   (1961)
e. tk 31   alt A Baptist Beat - 9:41  (Hank Mobley)
f. tk 34    Roll Call - 10:30  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84058 — Roll Call   (1961)
g. tk 35    The More I See You - 6:50  (Harry Warren, Mack Gordon)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84058 — Roll Call   (1961)
All titles on:      Blue Note CD: CDP 7 46823 2 — Roll Call   (1987)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 40030 2 8 — Roll Call   (2002)

Date: March 26, 1961
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Grant Green (g), Wynton Kelly (p), Paul Chambers (b), Philly Joe Jones (d)

a. tk 3    Smokin' - 7:28  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84080 — Workout    (1962)
b. tk 4    Uh Huh - 10:45  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84080 — Workout    (1962)
c. tk 8    The Best Things In Life Are Free - 5:16  (Lew Brown, Buddy DeSylva, Ray Henderson)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84080 — Workout    (1962)
d. tk 11    Workout - 10:00  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84080 — Workout    (1962)
e. tk 15    Greasin' Easy - 6:59  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84080 — Workout    (1962)
f. tk 21    Three Coins In The Fountain - 5:25  (Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn)
     Blue Note CD: CDP 7 84431 2 — Another Workout   (1988)
     Blue Note CD: 0946 3 62646 2 2 — Another Workout   (2006)
All titles on:      Blue Note CD: CDP 7 84080 2 — Workout   (1988)
     Blue Note CD: 09463 37771 2 5 — Workout   (2006)

Grant Green (g) on a-e.


Date: December 5, 1961
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Wynton Kelly (p), Paul Chambers (b), Philly Joe Jones (d)

a. tk 2    Gettin' And Jettin' - 7:28  (Hank Mobley)
b. tk 8    Out Of Joe's Bag - 10:00  (Hank Mobley)
c. tk 9    Hank's Other Soul - 5:16  (Hank Mobley)
d. tk 15    I Should Care - 10:45  (Axel Stordahl, Paul Weston, Sammy Cahn)
e. tk 16    Hello Young Lovers - 6:59  (Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II)
All titles on:      Blue Note CD: CDP 7 84431 2 — Another Workout   (1988)
     Blue Note CD: 0946 3 62646 2 2 — Another Workout   (2006)

Date: March 7, 1963
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Donald Byrd (t), Herbie Hancock (p), Butch Warren (b), Philly Joe Jones (d)

a. tk 4    Old World, New Imports - 6:06  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84149 — No Room For Squares   (1964)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 24539 2 4 — No Room For Squares   (2000)
b. tk 7    Up A Step - 8:30  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84149 — No Room For Squares   (1964)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 24539 2 4 — No Room For Squares   (2000)
c. tk 17    The Feelin's Good - 5:35  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84435 — Straight No Filter    (1986)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 27549 2 2 — Straight No Filter   (2001)
d. tk 21    East Of The Village - 6:44  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84186 — The Turnaround!   (1965)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 24540 2 0 — The Turnaround!   (2000)
e. tk 26    Yes, Indeed! - 5:30  (Sy Oliver)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 27549 2 2 — Straight No Filter   (2001)
f. tk 29    The Good Life [aka Marina] - 5:08  (Sacha Distel, Jack Reardon)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84186 — The Turnaround!   (1965)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 24540 2 0 — The Turnaround!   (2000)
All titles on:      Blue Note CD: CDP 7 84435 2 — Straight No Filter   (1989)

Date: October 2, 1963
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Lee Morgan (t), Andrew Hill (p), John Ore (b), Philly Joe Jones (d)

a. tk 2    No Room For Squares - 6:55  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84149 — No Room For Squares   (1964)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 24539 2 4 — No Room For Squares   (2000)
b. tk 3   alt No Room For Squares - 6:42  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 24539 2 4 — No Room For Squares   (2000)
c. tk 8    Three Way Split - 7:50  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84149 — No Room For Squares   (1964)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 24539 2 4 — No Room For Squares   (2000)
d. tk 13    Comin' Back - 6:20  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 27549 2 2 — Straight No Filter   (2001)
e. tk 17    Me 'n You - 7:15  (Lee Morgan)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84149 — No Room For Squares   (1964)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 24539 2 4 — No Room For Squares   (2000)
f. tk 19   alt Carolyn - 5:35  (Lee Morgan)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 24539 2 4 — No Room For Squares   (2000)
g. tk 22    Carolyn - 5:30  (Lee Morgan)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84149 — No Room For Squares   (1964)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 24539 2 4 — No Room For Squares   (2000)
h. tk 29    Syrup And Biscuits - 5:31  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 27549 2 2 — Straight No Filter   (2001)
All titles on:      Blue Note CD: CDP 7 84149 2 — No Room For Squares   (1989)

Date: February 5, 1965
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Freddie Hubbard (t), Barry Harris (p), Paul Chambers (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. 1512 (tk 7)    Pat 'n Chat - 6:25  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84186 — The Turnaround!   (1965)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 24540 2 0 — The Turnaround!   (2000)
b. 1513 (tk 9)    Third Time Around - 6:19  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84435 — Straight No Filter    (1986)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 27549 2 2 — Straight No Filter   (2001)
c. 1514 (tk 15)    Hank's Waltz - 7:38  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84435 — Straight No Filter    (1986)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 27549 2 2 — Straight No Filter   (2001)
d. 1515 (tk 19)    The Turnaround - 8:16  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84186 — The Turnaround!   (1965)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 24540 2 0 — The Turnaround!   (2000)
e. 1516 (tk 23)    Kismet [aka Straight Ahead] - 7:00  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84186 — The Turnaround!   (1965)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 24540 2 0 — The Turnaround!   (2000)
f. 1517 (tk 25)    My Sin - 6:52  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84186 — The Turnaround!   (1965)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 24540 2 0 — The Turnaround!   (2000)
All titles on:      Blue Note CD: CDP 7 84186 2 — The Turnaround!   (1989)

CD issue gives date as February 4, 1965 but Cuscuna/Ruppli 2 gives above.

e. listed as Straight Ahead.


Date: June 18, 1965
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Lee Morgan (t), Harold Mabern, Jr. (p), Larry Ridley (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. 1615 (tk 10)    Recado Bossa Nova - 8:07  (Luiz Antonio, Djalma Ferreira)
b. 1616 (tk 22)    Ballin' - 6:50  (Hank Mobley)
c. 1617 (tk 27)    The Vamp - 8:18  (Hank Mobley)
d. 1618 (tk 31)    The Dip - 7:53  (Hank Mobley)
e. 1619 (tk 36)    I See Your Face Before Me - 5:25  (Arthur Schwartz, Howard Dietz)
f. 1614 (tk 37)    The Break Through - 5:45  (Hank Mobley)
All titles on:      Blue Note LP 12": BST 84209 — Dippin'   
     Blue Note CD: CDP 7 46511 2 — Dippin'    (1987)
     Blue Note CD: 09463 37773 2 3 — Dippin'   (2006)

Date: December 18, 1965
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Lee Morgan (t), Curtis Fuller (tb), McCoy Tyner (p), Bob Cranshaw (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. 1669 (tk 7)    Third Time Around - 6:10  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84230 — A Caddy For Daddy   (1967)
     Blue Note CD: CDP 7 84230 2 — A Caddy For Daddy   (1990)
b. 1670 (tk 12)    Venus Di Mildew - 7:05  (Wayne Shorter)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84230 — A Caddy For Daddy   (1967)
     Blue Note CD: CDP 7 84230 2 — A Caddy For Daddy   (1990)
c. tk 19    untitled Fuller original  (Curtis Fuller)
d. 1671 (tk 20)    Ace Deuce Trey - 7:10  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84230 — A Caddy For Daddy   (1967)
     Blue Note CD: CDP 7 84230 2 — A Caddy For Daddy   (1990)
e. 1672 (tk 23)    The Morning After - 9:35  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84230 — A Caddy For Daddy   (1967)
     Blue Note CD: CDP 7 84230 2 — A Caddy For Daddy   (1990)
f. 1673 (tk 27)    A Caddy For Daddy - 9:15  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84230 — A Caddy For Daddy   (1967)
     Blue Note CD: CDP 7 84230 2 — A Caddy For Daddy   (1990)

Curtis Fuller (tb) on a, c-f.


Date: March 18, 1966
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), James Spaulding (as), Hank Mobley (ts), Lee Morgan (t), Kiane Zawadi (eu), Howard Johnson (tu), McCoy Tyner (p), Bob Cranshaw (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. 1714 (tk 1)    A Touch Of The Blues - 8:44  (Hank Mobley) / arr: Duke Pearson
b. 1715 (tk 9)    A Slice Of The Top - 9:40  (Hank Mobley) / arr: Duke Pearson
c. 1716 (tk 15)    Hank's Other Bag - 7:10  (Hank Mobley) / arr: Duke Pearson
d. 1717 (tk 21)    There's A Lull In My Life - 6:22  (Harry Revel, Mack Gordon) / arr: Duke Pearson
e. 1718 (tk 25)    Cute 'n Pretty - 7:34  (Hank Mobley) / arr: Duke Pearson
All titles on:      Blue Note LP 12": LT 995 — A Slice Of The Top   
     Blue Note CD: CDP 7243 8 33582 2 9 — A Slice Of The Top   (1995)

On original LP issue, bassist was misidentified as Reggie Workman.


Date: June 17, 1966
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Lee Morgan (t), McCoy Tyner (p), Bob Cranshaw (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. 1743 (tk 3)    Straight No Filter - 6:00  (Hank Mobley)
b. 1744 (tk 14)    Chain Reaction - 11:00  (Hank Mobley)
c. 1745 (tk 15)    Soft Impressions - 4:40  (Hank Mobley)
All titles on:      Blue Note LP 12": BST 84435 — Straight No Filter    (1986)
     Blue Note CD: CDP 7 84435 2 — Straight No Filter   (1989)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 27549 2 2 — Straight No Filter   (2001)

Date: February 24, 1967
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), James Spaulding (f, as), Hank Mobley (ts), Lee Morgan (t), Sonny Greenwich (g), Cedar Walton (p), Walter Booker (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. 1846 (tk 15)    Don't Cry, Just Sigh - 6:51  (Hank Mobley)
b. 1847 (tk 16)    Third Season - 6:44  (Hank Mobley)
c. 1848 (tk 29)    Give Me That Feelin' - 6:33  (Hank Mobley)
d. 1849 (tk 30)    Boss Bossa - 5:11  (Hank Mobley)
e. 1850 (tk 33)    The Steppin' Stone - 5:36  (Lee Morgan)
f. 1851 (tk 36)    An Aperitif - 6:52  (Hank Mobley)
All titles on:      Blue Note LP 12": LT 1081 — Third Season   
     Blue Note CD: 7243 4 97506 2 3 — Third Season   (1998)

James Spaulding (f) on d; (as) on b-c, e-f; Sonny Greenwich (g) on b-f.


Date: May 26, 1967
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Donald Byrd (t), Cedar Walton (p), Ron Carter (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. 1898 (tk 3)    No Argument - 6:30  (Hank Mobley)
b. 1899 (tk 6)    The Hippity Hop - 5:39  (Hank Mobley)
c. 1900 (tk 9)    Bossa For Baby - 6:05  (Hank Mobley)
d. 1901 (tk 12)    Dusty Foot [aka Soul Time] - 6:50  (Donald Byrd)
e. 1902 (tk 27)    Far Away Lands - 5:31  (Jimmy Heath) / arr: Cedar Walton
f. 1903 (tk 32)    A Dab Of This And That - 5:10  (Hank Mobley)
All titles on:      Blue Note CD: CDP 7 84425 2 — Far Away Lands   (1988)

d. listed as Soul Time.


Date: October 9, 1967
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Jackie McLean (as), Hank Mobley (ts), Blue Mitchell (t), John Hicks (p), Bob Cranshaw (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. 1965 (tk 4)    Two And One - 6:05  (Hank Mobley)
b. 1966 (tk 6)    Bossa De Luxe - 7:27  (Hank Mobley)
c. 1967 (tk 12)    High Voltage - 8:05  (Hank Mobley)
d. 1968 (tk 15)    Flirty Gerty - 6:57  (Hank Mobley)
e. 1969 (tk 16)    Advance Notice - 5:53  (Hank Mobley)
f. 1970 (tk 18)    No More Goodbyes - 5:35  (Hank Mobley)
All titles on:      Blue Note LP 12": BST 84273 — Hi Voltage   (1968)
     Blue Note CD: CDP 7 84273 2 — Hi Voltage   (1988)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 8 64476 2 3 — Hi Voltage   (2005)

Jackie McLean (as) on a-e; Blue Mitchell (t) on a-e.

CD issue misspells e. as Advance Notion.


Date: January 19, 1968
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Woody Shaw (t, fh), George Benson (g), Lamont Johnson (p), Bob Cranshaw (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. 2027 (tk 6)    Up Over And Out - 5:51  (Hank Mobley)
b. 2028 (tk 8)    Lookin' East - 5:17  (Hank Mobley)
c. 2029 (tk 9)    Goin' Out Of My Head - 7:25  (Teddy Randazzo, Bobby Weinstein)
d. 2030 (tk 12)    Beverly - 7:04  (Lamont Johnson)
e. 2031 (tk 15)    Good Pickin's - 5:30  (Hank Mobley)
f. 2032 (tk 19)    Reach Out (I'll Be There) - 6:47  (Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier, Edward Holland, Jr.)
All titles on:      Blue Note LP 12": BST 84288 — Reach Out!   (1968)
     Blue Note CD: CDP 7243 8 59964 2 9 — Reach Out!   (1997)
     Blue Note CD: 09463 11496 2 7 — Reach Out!   (2005)

Woody Shaw (t) on a-d, f; (fh) on e.


Date: March 1968
Location: Jazzhus Montmartre, Copenhagen, Denmark
Label: [private recording]

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Kenny Drew, Sr. (p), Niels-Henning ├śrsted Pedersen (b), Albert 'Tootie' Heath (d)

a. I - 01    Rhythm-a-ning - 3:16  (Thelonious Monk)
b. I - 02    The Vamp - 20:56  (Hank Mobley)
c. I - 03    Alone Together - 6:58  (Arthur Schwartz, Howard Dietz)
d. I - 04    Blue Bossa - 16:15  (Kenny Dorham)
e. I - 05    Blue Monk  (Thelonious Monk)
f. I - 05    The Theme - 8:09  (Miles Davis)
g. II - 01    If I Were A Bell - 12:24  (Frank Loesser)
h. II - 02    Workout - 18:13  (Hank Mobley)
i. II - 03    Up Over And Out - 26:59  (Hank Mobley)
j. III - 01    Third Time Around - 16:16  (Hank Mobley)
k. III - 02    [unknown title] - 5:01  (Composer Unknown)
l. III - 03    Summertime - 17:22  (George Gershwin, Dubose Heyward)
m. III - 04    Airegin - 9:17  (Sonny Rollins)
n. III - 04    The Theme - 5:43  (Miles Davis)

e, f;   m, n performed as medleys.

The unknown title (a blues) is incomplete on only known source.


Date: July 12, 1969
Location: Studio Barclay, Paris, France
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Dizzy Reece (t), Slide Hampton (tb), Vince Benedetti (p), Alby Cullaz (b), Philly Joe Jones (d)

a. 4804 (tk 5)    Early Morning Stroll - 6:50  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84329 — The Flip   (1969)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 90412 2 3 — The Flip   (2003)
b. 4805 (tk 12)    18th Hole - 5:57  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84329 — The Flip   (1969)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 90412 2 3 — The Flip   (2003)
c. 4806 (tk 18)    Feelin' Folksy - 8:26  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84329 — The Flip   (1969)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 90412 2 3 — The Flip   (2003)
d. 4807 (tk 21)   alt Snappin' Out  (Hank Mobley)
e. 4807 (tk 24)    Snappin' Out - 7:11  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84329 — The Flip   (1969)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 90412 2 3 — The Flip   (2003)
f. 4808 (tk 26)    The Flip - 9:00  (Hank Mobley)
     Blue Note LP 12": BST 84329 — The Flip   (1969)
     Blue Note CD: 57745 — Blue 'n Groovy, volume 2: Mostly Modal   (1999)
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 90412 2 3 — The Flip   (2003)

Date: July 31, 1970
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Hank Mobley (ldr), Hank Mobley (ts), Woody Shaw (t), Eddie Diehl (g), Cedar Walton (p), Mickey Bass (b), Leroy Williams (d)

a. 6734 (tk 6)    You Gotta Hit It - 5:32  (Hank Mobley)
b. 6735 (tk 8)    Justine - 13:02  (Hank Mobley)
c. 6738 (tk 10)    Gayle's Groove - 5:31  (Lee Oddis 'Mickey' Bass)
d. 6736 (tk 18)    Talk About Gittin' It - 8:38  (Hank Mobley)
e. 6737 (tk 23)    Thinking Of Home  (Hank Mobley)
f. 6737 (tk 23)    The Flight  (Hank Mobley)
g. 6737 (tk 23)    Home At Last - 10:04  (Hank Mobley)
All titles on:      Blue Note LP 12": LT 1045 — Thinking Of Home   
     Blue Note CD: 7243 5 40531 2 2 — Thinking Of Home   (2002)

e, f, g performed as medley.

e. f. g. titled "Suite".