Harry Whitaker Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: January 15, 1976
Location: Sound Ideas, New York City
Label: Baystate

Harry Whitaker (ldr), Azar Lawrence (ss, ts), David Schnitter (ts), Woody Shaw (t), Harry Whitaker (p), Buster Williams (b), Billy Hart, Howard King (d, per), Erroll 'Crusher' Bennett, James Mtume Foreman (per), Fikisha Cumbo, Assata Doby, Lani Groves, Edna Holt, Sandy Nakamura, Sekou Sundiata (v), Bobby Andrews, Dwight Carson, Andaye De La Cruz (spk)

a. a-01    Black Renaissance - 23:40  (Harry Whitaker)
b. b-01    Magic Ritual - 15:33  (Harry Whitaker)
Both titles on:      Baystate LP 12": RJL 2609 — Black Renaissance: Body, Mind, And Spirit   
     Luv 'n Haight LP 12": LHLP 037 — Black Renaissance: Body, Mind, And Spirit   
     Luv 'n Haight CD: LHCD 037 — Black Renaissance: Body, Mind, And Spirt   

Billy Hart (d) on a; Howard King (d) on b.

Issue gives wrong date of June 15, 1976.


Date: March 28, 2001
Location: NJ
Label: Fresh Sound

Harry Whitaker (ldr), Harry Whitaker (p), Pat O'Leary (b), Craig Wuepper (d)

a. 06    Moonlight In Vermont - 5:15  (John Blackburn, Karl Suessdorf)
     Fresh Sound CD: FSR CD 5034 — The Sound Of Harry Whitaker   

Date: May 8, 2001
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Label: Fresh Sound

Harry Whitaker (ldr), Harry Whitaker (p), Pat O'Leary (b), Craig Wuepper (d)

a. 01    Our Day Will Come - 5:30  (Mort Garson, Bob Hilliard)
b. 02    The Fishin' Hole (Theme from "The Andy Griffith Show") - 7:12  (Earle Hagen)
c. 03    Equinox - 5:50  (John Coltrane)
d. 04    Stranger In Paradise - 7:20  (George 'Chet' Forrest, Robert Craig Wright, Alexander Borodin)
e. 05    Take Me Out To The Ball Game - 5:25  (Jack Norworth, Albert Von Tilzer)
f. 07    A Gal In Calico - 6:56  (Arthur Schwartz, Leo Robin)
g. 08    More Than You Know - 5:10  (Vincent Youmans, Edward Eliscu, Billy Rose)
h. 09    Wee [aka Allen's Alley] - 4:45  (Denzil Best)
All titles on:      Fresh Sound CD: FSR CD 5034 — The Sound Of Harry Whitaker   

Date: June 18, 2007
Location: Able Bakery
Label: Smalls

Harry Whitaker (ldr), Harry Whitaker (p), Omer Avital (b), Dan Aran (d)

a. 01    The Children And The Warlock - 5:17  (Harry Whitaker)
b. 02    Thoughts - 3:38  (Harry Whitaker)
c. 03    Come See Through My Eyes - 3:02  (Harry Whitaker)
d. 04    Flight Of Mind - 4:40  (Harry Whitaker)
e. 05    Steppin' With The Lord - 7:10  (Harry Whitaker)
f. 06    Love Is The Reflection In The Mirrors Behind Your Eyes - 7:52  (Harry Whitaker)
g. 07    I Have To Be Your Lover - 5:32  (Harry Whitaker)
h. 08    Safari - 2:08  (Harry Whitaker)
i. 09    Blues For The Piano Players - 4:09  (Harry Whitaker)
All titles on:      Smalls CD: SRCD 0026 — Thoughts: Past And Present   (2007)