Chuck Redd Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Thu, Feb 20, 2014


Date: February 26 & 27, 1996
Location: Power Station, New York City
Label: Exclusive Arts

Chuck Redd (ldr), Ken Peplowski (cl, ts), Chuck Redd (vib), Charlie Byrd (acg), Tommy Flanagan, Robert Redd (p), Paul Langosch (b), Victor Lewis (d)

a. 01    Stomp, Look And Listen - 3:10  (Duke Ellington)
b. 02    I Didn't Know What Time It Was - 6:22  (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
c. 03    West Coast Blues - 6:11  (Wes Montgomery)
d. 04    The Shadow Of Your Smile - 4:14  (Johnny Mandel, Paul Francis Webster)
e. 05    All God's Children Got Rhythm - 3:49  (Bronislau Kaper, Walter Jurmann, Gus Kahn)
f. 06    Brigas Nunca Mais - 6:15  (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius DeMoraes)
g. 07    Sweet And Slow - 5:33  (Harry Warren, Al Dubin)
h. 08    A Sleepin' Bee - 5:23  (Harold Arlen, Truman Capote)
i. 09    Sepia Panorama  (Duke Ellington)
j. 09    The Intimacy Of The Blues  (Billy Strayhorn)
k. 09    Things Ain't What They Used To Be - 6:31  (Mercer Ellington, Ted Parsons)
l. 10    A Poem For My Son - 4:22  (Chuck Redd)
m. 11    Pato Preto - 5:32  (Antonio Carlos Jobim)
n. 12    How Deep Is The Ocean - 3:22  (Irving Berlin)
All titles on:      Exclusive Arts CD: EA 12102 — Stomp, Look And Listen   (1996)

i, j, k performed as medley.

Tommy Flanagan (p) on b, e, l; Robert Redd (p) on a, c-d, f-k, m-n.

Medley listed as "Ellington Blues Medley".


Date: April 2 & 3, 2001
Location: Nola Studios, New York City
Label: Arbors Jazz

Chuck Redd (ldr), Ken Peplowski (cl, ts), Chuck Redd (vib), Gene Bertoncini (g, acg), George Mraz (b)

a. 01    How About You? - 4:31  (Ralph Freed, Burton Lane)
b. 02    More Than You Know - 5:42  (Vincent Youmans, Edward Eliscu, Billy Rose)
c. 03    They Say It's Wonderful - 5:47  (Irving Berlin)
d. 04    Indian Summer - 7:10  (Victor Herbert, Al Dubin)
e. 05    Three And One - 5:32  (Thad Jones)
f. 06    All This And Heaven Too - 5:51  (Jimmy Van Heusen, Edgar DeLange)
g. 07    Speaking Of Sounds - 5:13  (Thad Jones)
h. 08    Barbados - 7:21  (Charlie Parker)
i. 09    I Know Why And So Do You - 4:39  (Harry Warren, Mack Gordon)
j. 10    Bennie's Pennies - 4:51  (Ben Aronov)
k. 11    Once Is Not Enough - 5:59  (Henry Mancini)
All titles on:      Arbors Jazz CD: ARCD 19257 — All This And Heaven Too   (2002)

Ken Peplowski (cl) on d, g-h; (ts) on c; Gene Bertoncini (g) on a, e, g-h, j; (acg) on b-d, f, i, k.


Date: May 16 & 17, 2005
Location: Clinton Studios, New York City
Label: Arbors Jazz

Chuck Redd (ldr), Chuck Redd (vib, d), Howard Alden (g), Gene Bertoncini (acg), Monty Alexander, Robert Redd (p), Hassan Shakur [aka J. J. Wiggins] (b), Jeff Hamilton (d)

a. 01    Happy All The Time - 4:37  (Chuck Redd)
b. 02    Laura - 7:59  (David Raksin, Johnny Mercer)
c. 03    Cry Me A River - 6:45  (Arthur Hamilton)
d. 04    On A Slow Boat To China - 4:47  (Frank Loesser)
e. 05    Tenderly - 4:36  (Walter Gross, Jack Lawrence)
f. 06    You're The One For Me - 4:49  (Barney Kessel)
g. 07    Love Is Here To Stay - 4:54  (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
h. 08    Swedish Pastry - 5:17  (Barney Kessel)
i. 09    Sweet Baby - 5:33  (Barney Kessel)
j. 10    64 Bars On Wilshire - 3:14  (Barney Kessel)
k. 11    Lil' Darlin' - 5:31  (Neal Hefti)
l. 12    Slow Burn - 9:37  (Barney Kessel)
All titles on:      Arbors Jazz CD: ARCD 19314 — Happy All The Time: Chuck Redd Remembers Barney Kessel   (2006)

Chuck Redd (vib) on a-i, l; (d) on j-k; Howard Alden (g) on d, g-h, j; Gene Bertoncini (acg) on f, l; Monty Alexander (p) on b-c, e, l; Robert Redd (p) on a, d, f, h-i; Jeff Hamilton (d) on a-i, l.


Date: 2007
Label: Noteworthy

Chuck Redd, Robert Redd (ldr), Harry Allen (ts), Chuck Redd (vib), Steve Abshire (g), Robert Redd (p), Tommy Cecil (b), Howard Curtis (d)

a. 01    Boo-Dah - 5:16  (Billy Strayhorn)
b. 02    Lullaby Of The Leaves - 4:11  (Bernice Petkere, Joe Young)
c. 03    Flirtibird - 5:47  (Duke Ellington)
d. 04    Limehouse Blues - 7:04  (Philip Braham, Douglas Furber)
e. 05    Basically Betts - 6:18  (Robert Redd)
f. 06    When Redd Is Blue - 6:46  (Chuck Redd)
g. 07    Like Old Times - 6:03  (Thad Jones)
h. 08    Blues For Night People - 4:39  (Charlie Byrd)
i. 09    Sweet And Lovely - 6:40  (Gus Arnheim, Jules Lemare, Harry Tobias)
j. 10    Trouble In Mind - 5:13  (Richard M. Jones)
k. 11    Rockin' Chair - 3:11  (Hoagy Carmichael)
All titles on:      Noteworthy CD: 4093 — When Redd Is Blue   (2007)

Date: July 14 & 15, 2009
Location: Bennett Studios, Englewood, NJ
Label: Arbors Jazz

Chuck Redd (ldr), Houston Person (ts), Chuck Redd (vib, d), Rossano Sportiello (p), Bob Cranshaw (b), Mickey Roker (d)

a. 01    I Hear Music - 4:23  (Burton Lane, Frank Loesser)
b. 02    Moonlight In Vermont - 5:16  (John Blackburn, Karl Suessdorf)
c. 03    The Common Thread - 4:50  (Chuck Redd)
d. 04    My One And Only - 4:26  (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
e. 05    Purple Gazelle - 5:27  (Duke Ellington)
f. 06    Some Other Spring - 5:23  (Arthur Herzog, Irene Kitchings)
g. 07    Old Man Roker - 4:19  (Chuck Redd)
h. 08    Witchcraft - 6:38  (Cy Coleman, Carolyn Leigh)
i. 09    Beat's Up - 4:51  (Tommy Flanagan)
j. 10    The Shadow Of Your Smile - 3:50  (Johnny Mandel, Paul Francis Webster)
k. 11    All God's Children Got Rhythm - 2:51  (Bronislau Kaper, Walter Jurmann, Gus Kahn)
l. 12    I Wish I Were Twins - 4:58  (Edgar DeLange, Frank Loesser, Joseph Meyer)
All titles on:      Arbors Jazz CD: ARCD 19398 — The Common Thread   (2011)

Houston Person (ts) on a-c, l; Chuck Redd (vib) on a-d, f-h, j, l; (d) on e, i, k; Bob Cranshaw (b) on a-c, e-i, l; Mickey Roker (d) on a-c, g-h, l.