Bill Triglia Discography



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Date: December 10, 1948
Location: Vocarium Studios, New York City
Label: Century

Tony Fruscella (ldr), Chick Maures (as), Tony Fruscella (t), Bill Triglia (p), Red Mitchell (b), Dave Troy (d)

a.Body And Soul  (Edward Heyman, Robert Sour, Frank Eyton, Johnny Green)
b.151AFoo's - 02:47  (Composer Unknown)
     Spotlite LP 12": SPJ 126 - Debut
     Cool 'n Blue CD: C&B 107 - The Unique Tony Fruscella: Tony's Blues (1992)
     Jazz Factory CD: JFCD 44401 - The Complete Works (1999)
     Jazz Factory CD: 22804 - Pernod (1999)
c.153BFlues - 02:43  (Composer Unknown)
     Spotlite LP 12": SPJ 126 - Debut
     Cool 'n Blue CD: C&B 107 - The Unique Tony Fruscella: Tony's Blues (1992)
     Jazz Factory CD: JFCD 44401 - The Complete Works (1999)
     Jazz Factory CD: 22804 - Pernod (1999)
d.154BOh Yeah - 03:24  (Composer Unknown)
     Spotlite LP 12": SPJ 126 - Debut
     Cool 'n Blue CD: C&B 107 - The Unique Tony Fruscella: Tony's Blues (1992)
     Jazz Factory CD: JFCD 44401 - The Complete Works (1999)
     Jazz Factory CD: 22804 - Pernod (1999)
e.155ALittle Orgg - 02:51  (Tony Fruscella)
     Spotlite LP 12": SPJ 126 - Debut
     Cool 'n Blue CD: C&B 107 - The Unique Tony Fruscella: Tony's Blues (1992)
     Jazz Factory CD: JFCD 44401 - The Complete Works (1999)
     Jazz Factory CD: 22804 - Pernod (1999)
f.155BLittle Orgg - 02:07  (Tony Fruscella)
     Spotlite LP 12": SPJ 126 - Debut
     Cool 'n Blue CD: C&B 107 - The Unique Tony Fruscella: Tony's Blues (1992)
     Jazz Factory CD: JFCD 44401 - The Complete Works (1999)
     Jazz Factory CD: 22804 - Pernod (1999)
g.156AOut Of Nowhere - 03:18  (Johnny Green, Edward Heyman)
     Spotlite LP 12": SPJ 126 - Debut
     Cool 'n Blue CD: C&B 107 - The Unique Tony Fruscella: Tony's Blues (1992)
     Jazz Factory CD: JFCD 44401 - The Complete Works (1999)
     Jazz Factory CD: 22804 - Pernod (1999)
h.156BOut Of Nowhere - 02:52  (Johnny Green, Edward Heyman)
     Spotlite LP 12": SPJ 126 - Debut
     Cool 'n Blue CD: C&B 107 - The Unique Tony Fruscella: Tony's Blues (1992)
     Jazz Factory CD: JFCD 44401 - The Complete Works (1999)
     Jazz Factory CD: 22804 - Pernod (1999)
i.163AFlues - 02:32  (Composer Unknown)
     Spotlite LP 12": SPJ 126 - Debut
     Cool 'n Blue CD: C&B 107 - The Unique Tony Fruscella: Tony's Blues (1992)
     Jazz Factory CD: JFCD 44401 - The Complete Works (1999)
     Jazz Factory CD: 22804 - Pernod (1999)

Oh Yeah is a D minor bebop tune, starting somewhat like A Night In Tunisa.

Notes to Spotlite LP describe Body And Soul as "lengthy."


Date: February 1951
Location: New York City
Label: Triumph

Terry Gibbs (ldr), Terry Gibbs (vib), Jimmy Raney (g), Bill Triglia (p), Curly Russell (b), Art Blakey (d)

a.Loot To Boot  (Erroll Garner)
b.Out Of Nowhere  (Johnny Green, Edward Heyman)
c.Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea  (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler)
d.Somebody Loves Me  (George Gershwin, Buddy DeSylva, Ballard MacDonald)
e.Mean To Me  (Roy Turk, Fred E. Ahlert)
f.Serenade In Blue  (Harry Warren, Mack Gordon)
g.Tea For Two  (Vincent Youmans, Irving Caesar)
h.You Go To My Head  (J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie)

Date: February 16, 1952
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Xanadu

Tony Fruscella (ldr), Herb Geller (as), Phil Urso (ts), Gene Allen (bar), Tony Fruscella (t), Bill Triglia (p, arr), Red Mitchell (b), Howie Mann (d)

a.P. U. Stomp - 03:06  (Phil Urso)
b.Darn That Dream - 02:58  (Edgar DeLange, Jimmy Van Heusen)
c.Tangerine - 02:46  (Johnny Mercer, Victor Schertzinger)
d.Loopadoo - 02:57  (Bill Triglia)
All titles on: -     Xanadu LP 12": 172 - Bebop Revisited, Volume 3
-     Jazz Factory CD: 22805 - Tony's Blues
-     Xanadu CD: FDC 5175 - Bebop Revisited, Volume 2 (1990)
-     Jazz Factory CD: JFCD 44401 - The Complete Works (1999)

Date: ca. 1953
Location: Tony Fruscella's home, New York City
Label: Royal Jazz

Dave Schildkraut (as), Tony Fruscella (t), Bill Triglia (p)

a.You Stepped Out Of A Dream - 09:46  (Gus Kahn, Nacio Herb Brown)
b.Now's The Time - 09:11  (Charlie Parker)
c.Emanon - 11:09  (Dizzy Gillespie)
All titles on: -     Royal Jazz CD: RJD 506 - More Unissued, Vol. 2 (1990)

Date unknown. Location speculative. RJD 506 (issued under Charlie Parker's name) says "some musician's apartment" in New York City.

Unknown bass and drums. RJD 506 says "possibly" Bill Triglia and lists Charlie Parker as alto saxophonist, but Lord discography identifies Schildkraut instead. This is confirmed by Bill Triglia (who also confirms his own presence).


Date: mid 1953
Location: Open Door, New York City
Label: Spotlite

Tony Fruscella (ldr), Brew Moore (ts), Tony Fruscella (t), Bill Triglia (p), Teddy Kotick (b), Art Mardigan (d)

a.Bernie's Tune  (Bernie Miller, Jerry Lieber, Mike Stoller)
     Spotlite LP 12": SPJ 126 - Debut
b.Lover Man  (Roger 'Ram' Ramirez, Jimmy Davis, Jimmy Sherman)
     Spotlite LP 12": SPJ 126 - Debut
c.A Night In Tunisia  (Dizzy Gillespie, Frank Paparelli, Jon Hendricks)
     Spotlite LP 12": SPJ 126 - Debut
d.Sometimes I'm Happy  (Irving Caesar, Vincent Youmans)
     Spotlite LP 12": SPJ 151 - Fru 'n Brew
e.Blue Lester  (Lester Young)
     Spotlite LP 12": SPJ 151 - Fru 'n Brew
f.Rifftide [aka Hackensack]  (Coleman Hawkins)
     Spotlite LP 12": SPJ 151 - Fru 'n Brew
g.Donna [aka Dig]  (Jackie McLean)
     Spotlite LP 12": SPJ 151 - Fru 'n Brew
h.Imagination  (Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen)
     Spotlite LP 12": SPJ 151 - Fru 'n Brew
All titles on: -     Jazz Factory CD: 22802 - A Night At The Open Door
-     Jazz Factory CD: JFCD 44401 - The Complete Works (1999)

Omit Brew Moore (ts) on a, b, c.


Date: March 22, 1954
Location: New York City
Label: Atlantic

Brew Moore (ldr), Brew Moore (ts), Tony Fruscella (t), Bill Triglia (p), Teddy Kotick (b), Bill Heine (d)

a.1243Bill Triglia's Blues  (Bill Triglia)
b.1246Brew's Nightmare  (Brew Moore)

Private tape still exists. Reportedly, Fruscella does not play on all selections. Specifics unknown.

Additional selections: 1241: Blues Medium; 1242: Minor Blues; 1244: Slow Blues; 1245: Fast Blues; 1247 [no information] by unknown composers. Composers for 1243 and 1246 are speculative.


Date: October 5 & 8, 1954
Location: New York City
Label: Bethlehem

Hank D'Amico (ldr), Hank D'Amico (cl), Bill Triglia (p), Milt Hinton (b), Charlie Smith (d)

a.Hank's Holiday  (Hank D'Amico, Nick Caiazza)
b.Billy's Bubble  (Bill Triglia)
c.Gone  (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, Dubose Heyward)
d.Tomorrow  (Harold 'Shorty' Baker)
e.Grasshopper  (Quincy Jones)
f.Bernie's Tune  (Bernie Miller, Jerry Lieber, Mike Stoller)
g.Hank's Dilemma  (Hank D'Amico)
h.The Nearness Of You  (Hoagy Carmichael, Ned Washington)
All titles on: -     Bethlehem LP 10": BCP 1006 - Holiday With Hank
-     Bethlehem LP 12": BCP 7 - We Brought Our Axes

Date: December 3, 1954
Location: New York City
Label: Vanguard

Sam Most (ldr), Sam Most (f, cl, arr), Marty Flax (bar), Barry Galbraith (g), Bill Triglia (p), Aaron Bell (b), Bobby Donaldson (d), Quincy Jones, Hall Overton, Ronnie Woelmer (arr)

a.Blues Junction  (Quincy Jones)
     Jazztone LP 12": J 1256 - Doubles In Jazz (1957)
b.Everything Happens To Me  (Matt Dennis, Tom Adair)
c.Give Me The Simple Life  (Rube Bloom, Harry Ruby)
d.Just Tutshen  (Sam Most)
     Jazztone LP 12": J 1256 - Doubles In Jazz (1957)
e.My Old Flame  (Sam Coslow, Arthur Johnston)
     Jazztone LP 12": J 1256 - Doubles In Jazz (1957)
f.You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To  (Cole Porter)
     Jazztone LP 12": J 1256 - Doubles In Jazz (1957)
g.Open House  (Ronnie Woelmer)
     Jazztone LP 12": J 1256 - Doubles In Jazz (1957)
h.Skippy  (Ronnie Woelmer)
     Jazztone LP 12": J 1256 - Doubles In Jazz (1957)
All titles on: -     Vanguard LP 12": VRS 8014 - Sam Most Sextet (1955)

Quincy Jones (arr) on b only. Sam Most (arr) on d only. Hall Overton (arr) on f only. Omit Ronnie Woelmer (arr) on b, d, f.


Date: March 29, 1955
Location: Capitol Studios, New York City
Label: Atlantic

Tony Fruscella (ldr), Allen Eager (ts), Danny Bank (bar), Tony Fruscella (t), Chauncey Welsch (tb), Bill Triglia (p), Bill Anthony (b), Will Bradley, Jr. (d), Phil Sunkel (arr)

a.1466Muy - 05:42  (Phil Sunkel)
     London LP 12": 15044 - Tony Fruscella
     Atlantic LP 12": 1220 - Tony Fruscella (1955)
     Atlantic LP 12": 7 90463-1-Y - Tony Fruscella (1985)
     Jazz Factory CD: JFCD 44401 - The Complete Works (1999)
     Atlantic CD: 75354 - Tony Fruscella (2000)
b.1467Salt - 04:40  (Phil Sunkel)
     London LP 12": 15044 - Tony Fruscella
     Atlantic LP 12": 1220 - Tony Fruscella (1955)
     Atlantic LP 12": 7 90463-1-Y - Tony Fruscella (1985)
     Jazz Factory CD: JFCD 44401 - The Complete Works (1999)
     Atlantic CD: 75354 - Tony Fruscella (2000)
c.1468Ta-Ra-Ra Boom-De-Ay  (Henry J. Sayers)

Omit Phil Sunkel (arr) on c.


Date: March 29, 1955
Location: New York City
Label: Bethlehem

Sam Most (ldr), Sam Most (f, cl), Marty Flax (bar), Barry Galbraith (g), Bill Triglia (p), Burgher Jones (b), Bobby Donaldson (d)

a.Cherokee  (Ray Noble)
b.Don't Worry 'Bout Me  (Ted Koehler, Rube Bloom)
c.How Deep Is The Ocean  (Irving Berlin)
d.What A Difference A Day Makes  (Maria Grever, Stanley Adams)
e.Tea For Two  (Vincent Youmans, Irving Caesar)
All titles on: -     Bethlehem LP 12": BCP 18 - I'm Nuts About The Most...Sam That Is!

Date: April 1, 1955
Location: Capitol Studios, New York City
Label: Atlantic

Tony Fruscella (ldr), Allen Eager (ts), Tony Fruscella (t), Bill Triglia (p), Bill Anthony (b), Will Bradley, Jr. (d), Phil Sunkel (arr)

a.1469Metropolitan Blues - 05:03  (Phil Sunkel)
b.1470Raintree County - 05:15  (Phil Sunkel)
c.1471Blue Serenade - 05:14  (Harold Adamson)
d.1472Old Hat - 03:19  (Phil Sunkel)
e.1473His Master's Voice - 05:32  (Phil Sunkel)
f.1474I'll Be Seeing You - 03:20  (Sammy Fain, Irving Kahal)
     Atlantic CD: 81704-2 - Atlantic Jazz: Mainstream
g.1475Let's Play The Blues - 04:03  (Phil Sunkel)
All titles on: -     London LP 12": 15044 - Tony Fruscella
-     Atlantic LP 12": 1220 - Tony Fruscella (1955)
-     Atlantic LP 12": 7 90463-1-Y - Tony Fruscella (1985)
-     Jazz Factory CD: JFCD 44401 - The Complete Works (1999)
-     Atlantic CD: 75354 - Tony Fruscella (2000)

Omit Phil Sunkel (arr) on c, f.


Date: March-April 1955
Location: New York City
Label: Bethlehem

Sam Most (ldr), Sam Most (f, cl), Marty Flax (bar), Barry Galbraith (g), Bill Triglia (p), Oscar Pettiford (b), Osie Johnson (d)

a.Smiles  (Lee M. Roberts, J. Will Callahan)
b.Broadway  (Bill Bird, Henri Woode, Teddy McRae)
c.'Deed I Do  (Walter Hirsch, Fred Rose)
d.Falling In Love With Love  (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers)
e.Rose Room  (Art Hickman, Harry Williams)
All titles on: -     Bethlehem LP 12": BCP 18 - I'm Nuts About The Most...Sam That Is!

Date: November 28, 1955
Location: New York City
Label: Mercury

Jackie Paris (ldr), Sam Marowitz, Hal McKusick (as), Frank Socolow, Eddie Wasserman (ts), Al Epstein (bar), Barry Galbraith (g), Bill Triglia (p), Milt Hinton (b), Osie Johnson (d), Jackie Paris (v), Manny Albam (arr, con)

a.W 328There Will Never Be Another You - 02:31  (Mack Gordon, Harry Warren)
     Wing LP 12": MGW 6004 - Paris In Swingtime
b.W 329Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams - 02:29  (Ted Koehler, Billy Moll, Harry Barris)
     Wing LP 12": MGW 6004 - Paris In Swingtime
c.W 330Back Home Again In Indiana - 02:06  (James Hanley, Ballard MacDonald)
     Wing LP 12": MGW 6004 - Paris In Swingtime
d.W 331My Kinda Love  (Louis Alter, Jo Trent)

Date: November 29, 1955
Location: New York City
Label: Mercury

Jackie Paris (ldr), Romeo Penque (f, ob, enh, bcl), Barry Galbraith (g), Bill Triglia (p), Milt Hinton (b), Osie Johnson (d), Janet Putnam (hrp), Jackie Paris (v), Manny Albam (arr, con)

a.W 332That Ole Devil Called Love - 02:57  (Doris Fisher, Allan Roberts)
b.W 333I Can't Get Started - 03:53  (Vernon Duke, Ira Gershwin)
c.W 334Goodnight My Love - 03:23  (Mack Gordon, Harry Revel)
d.W 335Strange - 01:53  (John Latouche, Marvin Fisher)
All titles on: -     Wing LP 12": MGW 6004 - Paris In Swingtime

Additional five strings - names unknown.


Date: November 30, 1955
Location: New York City
Label: Mercury

Jackie Paris (ldr), Romeo Penque (f, ob, enh, bcl), Barry Galbraith (g), Bill Triglia (p), Milt Hinton (b), Osie Johnson (d), Janet Putnam (hrp), Jackie Paris (v), Manny Albam (arr, con)

a.W 336Heart Of Gold - 02:01  (Jack Segal, Marvin Fisher)
b.W 337Cloudy Morning - 03:02  (Joseph McCarthy, Marvin Fisher)
c.W 338Heaven Can Wait - 03:08  (Jimmy Van Heusen, Edgar DeLange)
d.W 339Whispering Grass - 02:58  (Doris Fisher, Fred Fisher)
All titles on: -     Wing LP 12": MGW 6004 - Paris In Swingtime

Additional 5 strings - names unknown.


Date: August 7, 1956
Location: Birdland, New York City
Label: [radio broadcast]

Lester Young (ldr), Lester Young (ts), Don Ferrara (t), Bill Triglia (p), Gene Ramey (b), Gus Johnson (d)

a.Lullaby Of Birdland - 02:55  (George Shearing)
b.Lester Leaps In - 08:00  (Lester Young)
c.Polka Dots And Moonbeams - 04:29  (Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen)
d.Up 'n' Adam - 06:13  (Lester Young)
e.In A Little Spanish Town ('Twas On A Night Like This)  (Sam M. Lewis, Mabel Wayne, Joe Young)
f.Lullaby Of Birdland - 03:24  (George Shearing)
All titles on: -     Philology LP 12": 214-W-8 - Prez's Hat, volume 3

a, b performed as medley.

e, f performed as medley.


Date: August 15, 1956
Location: Birdland , New York City
Label: [radio broadcast]

Lester Young (ldr), Lester Young (ts), Bill Triglia (p), Gene Ramey (b), Gus Johnson (d)

a.Lullaby Of Birdland  (George Shearing)
b.Three Little Words - 07:58  (Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby)
c.These Foolish Things - 05:49  (Jack Strachey, Harry Link, Holt Marvell)
d.Lester's Mop Mop Blues - 05:02  (Lester Young)
e.Tea For Two - 02:25  (Vincent Youmans, Irving Caesar)
All titles on: -     Philology LP 12": 214-W-9 - Prez's Hat, volume 4

a, b performed as medley.

LP gives date as September 5, 1956

Unknown trumpet is present. LP says probably Jesse Drakes.

Lester's Mop Mop Blues listed as "Blues In G" on Philology issue.


Date: December 22, 1956
Location: Red Hill Inn, Pennsauken, NJ
Label: Jazz Band

Zoot Sims (ldr), Zoot Sims (as, ts), Bill Triglia (p), Nelson Boyd (b), Charlie Blackwell (d)

a.There Will Never Be Another You - 04:17  (Mack Gordon, Harry Warren)
b.You Go To My Head - 05:25  (J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie)
c.Bohemia After Dark - 01:40  (Oscar Pettiford)
All titles on: -     Jazz Band CD: EBCD 2124-2 - Live 1956 & 1957 (1996)

An introduction (0:35) precedes the first selection.


Date: June 10, 1957
Location: New York City
Label: Debut

Jimmy Knepper (ldr), Joe Maini (as), Jimmy Knepper (tb, arr), Bill Triglia (p), Charles Mingus (b), Dannie Richmond (d)

a.Cunningbird - 04:46  (Jimmy Knepper)
     Debut EP 7": DL-101 - Jazz Workshop Presents Jimmy Knepper
     Debut LP 12": DEB-129 - New Faces
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-1807-2 - Debut Rarities, vol. 1
b.alt. 1Latter Day Saint - 05:23  (Jimmy Knepper)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-1807-2 - Debut Rarities, vol. 1
c.alt. 2Latter Day Saint - 03:46  (Jimmy Knepper)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-1807-2 - Debut Rarities, vol. 1
d.tk 6Latter Day Saint - 04:01  (Jimmy Knepper)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-1807-2 - Debut Rarities, vol. 1
e.spliced take 8C/6Latter Day Saint - 04:07  (Jimmy Knepper)
     Debut EP 7": DL-101 - Jazz Workshop Presents Jimmy Knepper
     Debut LP 12": DEB-129 - New Faces
f.tk 7ALatter Day Saint - 00:02  (Jimmy Knepper)
g.tk 7BLatter Day Saint - 00:10  (Jimmy Knepper)
h.tk 8ALatter Day Saint - 00:04  (Jimmy Knepper)
i.tk 8BLatter Day Saint - 00:03  (Jimmy Knepper)
j.tk 8CLatter Day Saint - 00:37  (Jimmy Knepper)
k.tk 9ALatter Day Saint - 00:04  (Jimmy Knepper)
l.tk 9BLatter Day Saint - 01:15  (Jimmy Knepper)
m.tk 9CLatter Day Saint - 00:07  (Jimmy Knepper)
n.alt. tk ?Latter Day Saint - 03:51  (Jimmy Knepper)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-1807-2 - Debut Rarities, vol. 1
o.The Jumpin' Blues - 04:53  (Jay McShann, Walter Brown)
     Debut EP 7": DL-101 - Jazz Workshop Presents Jimmy Knepper
     Debut LP 12": DEB-129 - New Faces
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-1807-2 - Debut Rarities, vol. 1
p.The Masher - 03:33  (Jimmy Knepper)
     Debut EP 7": DL-101 - Jazz Workshop Presents Jimmy Knepper
     Debut LP 12": DEB-129 - New Faces
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-1807-2 - Debut Rarities, vol. 1
q.The Masher - 04:15  (Jimmy Knepper)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-1807-2 - Debut Rarities, vol. 1

Date corrected (not July 10, 1957) by Jimmy Knepper.

It is unclear whether DEB-129 was issued. DL-101 is a Danish issue.


Date: July 18, 1957
Location: RCA Studio A, New York City
Label: RCA Victor

Charles Mingus (ldr), Shafi Hadi (as, ts), Clarence 'Gene' Shaw (t), Jimmy Knepper (tb), Bill Triglia (p), Charles Mingus (b, v, arr), Dannie Richmond (d, per), Frankie Dunlop (cst), Ysabel Morel (hnd, v)

a.H4JB 5225-(see note)Dizzy Moods - 05:49  (Charles Mingus)
     RCA Victor LP 12": LSP-2533 - Tijuana Moods (1962)
b.H4JB 5225-(see note)Dizzy Moods - 08:23  (Charles Mingus)
c.H4JB 5225-8Dizzy Moods - 01:35  (Charles Mingus)
d.H4JB 5225-14Dizzy Moods  (Charles Mingus)
e.H4JB 5225-16Dizzy Moods  (Charles Mingus)
f.H4JB 5225-17Dizzy Moods  (Charles Mingus)
g.H4JB 5226-(see note)Ysabel's Table Dance - 10:26  (Charles Mingus)
     RCA Victor LP 12": LSP-2533 - Tijuana Moods (1962)
h.H4JB 5226-(see note)Ysabel's Table Dance - 13:07  (Charles Mingus)
i.H4JB 5226-2Ysabel's Table Dance  (Charles Mingus)
j.H4JB 5226-(see note)Ysabel's Table Dance  (Charles Mingus)
k.H4JB 5226-7Ysabel's Table Dance  (Charles Mingus)
l.H4JB 5226-8Ysabel's Table Dance  (Charles Mingus)
m.H4JB 5227-1Los Mariachis  (Charles Mingus)
n.H4JB 5227-2Los Mariachis  (Charles Mingus)
o.H4JB 5227-3Los Mariachis  (Charles Mingus)
p.H4JB 5227-5Los Mariachis  (Charles Mingus)
q.H4JB 5227-6Los Mariachis  (Charles Mingus)
r.H4JB 5227-7Los Mariachis  (Charles Mingus)
s.H4JB 5227-8Los Mariachis  (Charles Mingus)
t.H4JB 5227-9Los Mariachis  (Charles Mingus)
u.H4JB 5227-10Los Mariachis  (Charles Mingus)
v.H4JB 5227-15Los Mariachis  (Charles Mingus)
w.H4JB 5227-16Los Mariachis  (Charles Mingus)
x.H4JB 5227-17Los Mariachis  (Charles Mingus)
y.H4JB 5227-18Los Mariachis  (Charles Mingus)
z.H4JB 5227-19Los Mariachis  (Charles Mingus)
aa.H4JB 5227-20Los Mariachis  (Charles Mingus)
ab.H4JB 5227-21Los Mariachis  (Charles Mingus)
ac.H4JB 5227-22Los Mariachis  (Charles Mingus)
ad.H4JB 5227-23Los Mariachis  (Charles Mingus)
ae.H4JB 5227-(see note)Los Mariachis - 10:17  (Charles Mingus)
     RCA Victor LP 12": LSP-2533 - Tijuana Moods (1962)
af.H4JB 5227-(see note)Los Mariachis - 12:28  (Charles Mingus)
All titles on: -     BMG CD: 09026-63840-2 - Tijuana Moods (2001)

Omit Shafi Hadi (as) on a, b, c, d, e, f. Shafi Hadi (ts) on a, b, c, d, e, f only. Frankie Dunlop (cst) on g, h, i, j, k, l only. Ysabel Morel (hnd) on g, h, i, j, k, l only. Charles Mingus (v) on ae, af only. Ysabel Morel (v) on g, h, i, j, k, l only.

Extensive tape splicing done for issues. Takes used as follows (* indicates originally issued take):

* Dizzy Moods - H4JB 5225-3/10/14/15/16
Dizzy Moods - H4JB 5225-1/10/15/17

* Ysabel's Table Dance - H4JB 5226-3B/4/5/9
Ysabel's Table Dance H4JB 5226-1/3A/9
Ysabel's Table Dance - H4JB 5226-3A/4

* Los Mariachis H4JB 5227-14/15/17/15/24
Los Mariachis - H4JB 5227-4/11/15/11/24


Date: August 6, 1957
Location: RCA Studio A, New York City
Label: RCA Victor

Charles Mingus (ldr), Shafi Hadi (as), Clarence 'Gene' Shaw (t), Jimmy Knepper (tb), Bill Triglia (p), Charles Mingus (b, arr), Dannie Richmond (d, per), Lonnie Elder (spk)

a.H4JB 5228-(see note)Flamingo - 05:33  (Ted Grouya, Ed Anderson)
     RCA Victor LP 12": LSP-2533 - Tijuana Moods (1962)
b.H4JB 5228-9Flamingo - 06:43  (Ted Grouya, Ed Anderson)
c.H4JB 5228-(see note)Flamingo - 07:06  (Ted Grouya, Ed Anderson)
d.H4JB 5229-(see note)Scenes In The City [aka A Colloquial Dream] - 10:56  (Charles Mingus)
e.H4JB 5229-6Scenes In The City [aka A Colloquial Dream] - 00:33  (Charles Mingus)
f.H4JB 5229-8Scenes In The City [aka A Colloquial Dream] - 03:22  (Charles Mingus)
g.H4JB 5230-1Tijuana Gift Shop  (Charles Mingus)
h.H4JB 5230-2Tijuana Gift Shop  (Charles Mingus)
i.H4JB 5230-4Tijuana Gift Shop  (Charles Mingus)
j.H4JB 5230-5Tijuana Gift Shop - 04:43  (Charles Mingus)
k.H4JB 5230-6Tijuana Gift Shop - 03:50  (Charles Mingus)
     RCA Victor LP 12": LSP-2533 - Tijuana Moods (1962)
l.H4JB 5230-6Tijuana Gift Shop - 01:22  (Charles Mingus)
All titles on: -     BMG CD: 09026-63840-2 - Tijuana Moods (2001)

Lonnie Elder (spk) on d, e, f only.

Unknown tambourine on d., e., f. - possibly Frankie Dunlop. Other unknown voices also on d., e., f.

Extensive tape splicing done for issues. Takes used as follows (* indicates originally issued take):

* Flamingo - H4JB 5228-4/9/6
Flamingo - H4JB 5228-9 is only a partial performance
Flamingo - H4JB 5228-2/3/4/6

A Colloquial Dream - H4JB 5229-6/8/10

The 1:22 take of Tijuana Gift Shop consists of solos edited out of the master take.


Date: ca. November 1959
Location: Ridgewood High School, Ridgewood, NJ
Label: Honey Dew

Tony Fruscella (ldr), Phil Woods (as), Tony Fruscella (t), Bill Triglia (p), Paul Chambers (b), Roy Hall (d)

a.A Night In Tunisia - 14:41  (Dizzy Gillespie, Frank Paparelli, Jon Hendricks)
     Honey Dew LP 12": HD 6609 - Bebop Is Where It's At, Volume 1 (1977)
b.Night Train - 11:24  (Jimmy Forrest, Oscar Washington)
     Honey Dew LP 12": HD 6610 - Bebop Is Where It's At, Volume 2 (1977)
c.Scrapple From The Apple - 11:12  (Charlie Parker)
     Honey Dew LP 12": HD 6610 - Bebop Is Where It's At, Volume 2 (1977)
All titles on: -     Stateside LP 12": ISJ-80117 - Tony Fruscella-Phil Woods Quintet
-     Jazz Factory CD: 22805 - Tony's Blues
-     Cool 'n Blue CD: C&B 107 - The Unique Tony Fruscella: Tony's Blues (1992)
-     Jazz Factory CD: JFCD 44401 - The Complete Works (1999)

Date sometimes given as c. 1955. Confirmation needed.

Contrary to some listings, guitarist Bill Keck does not appear on any of this material.

The performance of "Night Train" includes an interpolation of the melody commonly known as "Walkin'."


Date: ca. 1961
Location: El Mambo, Clifton, NY
Label: Honey Dew

Dave Schildkraut (ldr), Dave Schildkraut (as), Don Joseph (c), Bill Triglia (p), Curly Russell (b), Earl Walker (d), Jackie Paris (v)

a.A Night In Tunisia - 06:47  (Dizzy Gillespie, Frank Paparelli, Jon Hendricks)
     Honey Dew LP 12": HD 6610 - Bebop Is Where It's At, Volume 2 (1977)
b.Buzzy - 10:18  (Charlie Parker)
     Honey Dew LP 12": HD 6610 - Bebop Is Where It's At, Volume 2 (1977)
c.Jackie's Blues  (Jackie Paris)
     Honey Dew LP 12": HD 6609 - Bebop Is Where It's At, Volume 1 (1977)
d.Whooz Blues  (Dave Schildkraut)
     Honey Dew LP 12": HD 6609 - Bebop Is Where It's At, Volume 1 (1977)

Jackie Paris (v) on c only.


Date: January 16, 1979
Location: WKCR-FM Studio, New York City
Label: [radio broadcast]

J. R. Monterose, Sal Nistico (ts), Bill Triglia (p), Todd Coolman (b), Jimmy Wormworth (d)

a.01Bags' Groove - 18:52  (Milt Jackson)
b.02All The Things You Are - 17:03  (Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II)
c.03Hi-Fly - 10:49  (Randy Weston, Jon Hendricks)
d.04Sonnymoon For Two - 15:00  (Sonny Rollins)
e.05My Old Flame - 12:03  (Sam Coslow, Arthur Johnston)

Omit J. R. Monterose (ts) on c. Omit Sal Nistico (ts) on e.

Additional selection #6 (16:08) - title unknown.

Possible that "Invitation" was also performed after "Hi-Fly" - further information needed.


Date: August 12, 1979
Location: New Haven, CT
Label: Endgame

Dave Schildkraut (ldr), Dave Schildkraut (as), Bill Triglia (p), Jeff Fuller (b), Frank Bennett (d)

a.01All The Things You Are - 09:22  (Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II)
b.02Cherokee - 06:13  (Ray Noble)
c.03Now's The Time - 07:46  (Charlie Parker)
d.04Lover Man - 06:18  (Roger 'Ram' Ramirez, Jimmy Davis, Jimmy Sherman)
e.05Thou Swell - 06:16  (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
f.06It Might As Well Be Spring - 05:31  (Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II)
g.07Confirmation - 07:24  (Charlie Parker)
h.0852nd Street Theme - 03:12  (Thelonious Monk)
i.09Polka Dots And Moonbeams - 05:32  (Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen)
j.10The Stars And Stripes Forever - 03:18  (John Philip Sousa)
All titles on: -     Endgame CD: CD 005 - Last Date

Date: ca. 1981
Location: East New York, NJ
Label: [private recording]

Loren Schoenberg (ldr), Loren Schoenberg (ts), Bucky Pizzarelli (g), Bill Triglia (p), Kris Berg (b), Chuck Riggs (d)

a.[unknown titles]  (Composer Unknown)

Further details needed.


Date: June 2 & 3, 1984
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Uptown

Don Joseph (ldr), Al Cohn (ts), Don Joseph (c), Bill Triglia (p), Red Mitchell (b), Joey Baron (d)

a.a-01Ash Wednesday Blues - 04:54  (Don Joseph)
b.a-02But Beautiful - 09:15  (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke)
c.a-03Indian Summer - 06:25  (Al Dubin, Victor Herbert)
d.b-01Stumbling - 05:14  (Zez Confrey)
e.b-02It Might As Well Be Spring - 08:54  (Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II)
f.b-03When Lights Are Low - 05:58  (Benny Carter, Spencer Williams)
All titles on: -     Uptown LP 12": UP 27.23 - One Of A Kind (1985)

Date: February 24, 1987
Location: Glen Cove, NY
Label: Spotlite

Doug White (ldr), Doug White (ts), Bill Triglia (p), Brian Glassman (b), Tim Pleasant (d)

a.Worryin' The Life Out Of Me - 03:57  (Miff Mole, Frank Signorelli, Sidney Keith 'Bob' Russell)
b.The Blessing - 04:01  (Ornette Coleman)
c.You Don't Know What Love Is - 05:12  (Don Raye, Gene DePaul)
All titles on: -     Spotlite LP 12": SPJLP 26 - No Cover Charge (1988)

Omit Bill Triglia (p) on c. Omit Tim Pleasant (d) on c.


Date: April 21, 1987
Location: Sleepy Hollow Sound, Dobbs Ferry, NY
Label: Spotlite

Doug White (ldr), Doug White (ts), Bill Triglia (p), Brian Glassman (b), Tim Pleasant (d)

a.D. B. Blues - 08:41  (Lester Young, King Pleasure [Clarence Beeks])
     Spotlite LP 12": SPJLP 26 - No Cover Charge (1988)

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