Roland Prince Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: ca. 1976
Location: New York City
Label: Vanguard

Roland Prince (ldr), Joe Farrell (f), Roland Prince (g), Kenny Barron (key), Buster Williams (b), Al Foster (d), Tom Nicholas (per)

a.     Samba De Unity - 5:08  (Ed Bland)
     Vanguard LP 12": VSD 79371 — Color Visions   (1976)

No date given.


Date: ca. 1976
Location: New York City
Label: Vanguard

Roland Prince (ldr), Frank Foster (ww), Virgil Jones (t), Roland Prince (g), Kenny Barron (key), Bob Cranshaw (b), Al Foster, Eddie Moore (d), Al Chalk (per)

a.     Red Pearl - 8:15  (Ed Bland)
b.     Giant Steps - 4:16  (John Coltrane)
c.     Aldon B. - 5:59  (Ed Bland)
d.     Eddie A. - 6:47  (Ed Bland)
e.     Genevieve - 11:24  (Roland Prince)
All titles on:      Vanguard LP 12": VSD 79371 — Color Visions   (1976)

Virgil Jones (t) on a, c-e; Al Foster (d) on a, c-d; Eddie Moore (d) on b, e.

No date given. Possibly multiple sessions.


Date: ca. 1977
Location: New York City
Label: Vanguard

Roland Prince (ldr), Frank Wess (f, ts), Carter Jefferson (ss), Frank Foster (ts), Virgil Jones (t), Clifford Adams, Jr. (tb), Roland Prince (g), Kenny Barron (p), Bob Cranshaw, David Williams (b), Michael Carvin, Al Foster, Mickey Roker (d), Al Chalk (per)

a. a-01    SeƱorita - 8:40  (Al Foster)
b. a-02    Alone Again (Naturally) - 9:50  (Gilbert O'Sullivan)
c. b-01    People's Song - 9:00  (Roland Prince)
d. b-02    Mushroom Alley - 7:19  (Ed Bland)
e. b-03    Free Spirit - 7:33
All titles on:      Vanguard LP 12": VSD 79388 — Free Spirit   (1977)

Frank Wess (f) on a, e; (ts) on a, e; Carter Jefferson (ss) on c; Frank Foster (ts) on d; Virgil Jones (t) on d; Clifford Adams, Jr. (tb) on c; Bob Cranshaw (b) on a-b, d-e; David Williams (b) on c; Michael Carvin (d) on c; Al Foster (d) on d; Mickey Roker (d) on a-b, e; Al Chalk (per) on d.

No date given. Probably multiple sessions.