Nabil Totah Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: August 22, 1982
Location: Levitt Pavillion, Westport, CT
Label: [private recording]

Nabil Totah (ldr), Pepper Adams (bar), Hod O'Brien (p), Nabil Totah (b), Ray Mosca (d), Stephanie Nakasian (v)

a. 01    Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea - 8:52  (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler)
b. 02    Get Happy - 8:06  (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler)
c. 03    One For My Baby - 4:22  (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer)
d. 04    Urban Dreams - 7:43  (Park 'Pepper' Adams)
e. 05    Take The "A" Train - 8:26  (Billy Strayhorn)
f. 06    Bohemia After Dark - 5:52  (Oscar Pettiford)
g. 07    Something To Live For  (Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn)
h. 07    Day Dream  (Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, John Latouche)
i. 07    Lush Life  (Billy Strayhorn)
j. 07    Chelsea Bridge - 23:10  (Billy Strayhorn)
k. 08    'Tis - 2:10  (Thad Jones)

g, h, i, j performed as medley.

Pepper Adams (bar) on a-b, d-e, h, j-k; Stephanie Nakasian (v) on g.


Date: June 1985
Location: Sorcerer Sound, New York City
Label: Consolidated Artists Productions

Nabil Totah (ldr), Mike Longo (p, syn), Nabil Totah (b), Ray Mosca (d)

a. a-01    I've Never Been In Love Before - 4:33  (Frank Loesser)
b. a-02    My Foolish Heart - 5:34  (Victor Young, Ned Washington)
c. a-03    Caravan - 8:20  (Duke Ellington, Juan Tizol, Irving Mills)
d. b-01    My Romance - 3:25  (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
e. b-02    Laverne Walk - 5:07  (Oscar Pettiford)
f. b-03    Lush Life - 5:55  (Billy Strayhorn)
g. b-04    Subaru Mama - 5:07  (Nabil Totah)
All titles on:      Consolidated Artists Productions LP 12": 103-A — Double Bass   (1985)
     Consolidated Artists Productions CD: CAP 928 — More Double Bass   (1997)

Date: August 1997
Location: Presence Studios, Westport, CT
Label: Consolidated Artists Productions

Nabil Totah (ldr), Joe Carter (g), Mike Longo (p, syn), Nabil Totah (b), Ray Mosca (d)

a.     With Every Breath I Take  (Cy Coleman, David Zippel)
b.     Willow, Weep For Me  (Ann Ronell)
c.     Only Trust Your Heart  (Benny Carter, Sammy Cahn)
d.     I Just Called To Say I Love You  (Stevie Wonder)
All titles on:      Consolidated Artists Productions CD: CAP 928 — More Double Bass   (1997)

Joe Carter (g) on c.