AFTER VERVE

ISRAEL
K. & J.J.
prob. Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: February 19, 1968
J.J. Johnson (tb,arr,cond); Kai Winding (tb); Herbie Hancock (p); Eric Gale (g); Ron Carter (b); Grady Tate (d).

a. (tk. 11) Saturday Night Is The Loneliest Night Of The Week (Jules Styne/Sammy Cahn) – 2:55

J.J. Johnson (tb); Kai Winding (tb,arr,cond); Eric Gale (g); Ron Carter (b); Grady Tate (d).

b. (tk. 21) Never My Love (D. & D. Addrisi) – 3:00

same or similar.

c. (tk. 33) Talk To The Animals

prob. Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: March 4, 1968
J.J. Johnson (tb,arr,cond); Kai Winding (tb); Herbie Hancock (p); Eric Gale (g); Ron Carter (b); Grady Tate (d).

d. (tk. 73) Shanty
e. (tk. 79) Israel (John Carisi) – 5:20
f. (tk. 84) Tumbling Tumbleweeds

prob. Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: March 12, 1968
J.J. Johnson (tb,arr,cond); Kai Winding (tb); Charles Libove, David Nadien (vln); Al Brown (viola); George Ricci (cello).

g. (tk. 91) St. James Infirmary (Joe Primrose) – 4:00

same or similar.

h. Sting A Ling

J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (tb); Charles Libove, David Nadien (vln); Al Brown (viola); George Ricci (cello); Don Sebesky (arr,cond).

i. Catherine’s Theme (Francis Lai) – 5:10

prob. Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: April 16, 1968
J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (tb); Phil Bodner, George Marge, Romeo Penque (f,oboe,cl); Walter Kane, Frank Schwartz (bassoon); Bucky Pizarelli (g); Ross Tompkins (p,harpsichord); Richard Davis (b); Grady Tate (d); Lewis Eley, Leo Kruczek, Eugene Orloff, Tosha Samaroff (vln); Al Brown (viola); George Ricci (cello); Eugene Bianco (harp); Don Sebesky (arr,cond).

j. (tk. 189) Try To Remember (Tom Jones/Harvey Schmidt) – 4:05
k. (tk. 193)  Am I Blue/Sonnyboy (Akst/Clarke-DeSylva/Brown/Henderson/Jolson) – 4:30
l. (tk. 195) My Funny Valentine (Rodgers/Hart) – 4:20
m. Django (John Lewis) – 4:45

Note: "Try To Remember" in Creed Taylor's production notes as "Try A Little Tenderness."

Issues: a, b, e, g & i-m on A&M SP-3008, A&M SP-9-3008, A&M (Jap) AML-361, A&M (Jap) AMP-18018, A&M (Jap) LAX-3097, A&M (Jap) C25Y-3818, A&M (Jap) D32Y-3818 [CD], A&M (Jap) POCM-5023 [CD]. 
Singles: b & a also on A&M 972 [45].
Samplers: a & e also on Pony Canyon (Jap) D30Y3214 [CD] titled THE BEST COLLECTION VOL. 1. e also on A&M SP-6-3000 titled AUDIO MASTER PLUS SERIES SAMPLER: VOL 1
Producer: Creed Taylor
Engineer: prob. Rudy Van Gelder
Notes: Ira Gitler


BETWIXT & BETWEEN
J & K
Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: October 22, 1968
J.J. Johnson (el-tb,arr); Kai Winding (el-tb); Charles Covington (org); Eric Gale (g); Russell George (el-b); Leo Morris (d); Warren Smith (tamb); Fred Buldrini, Lewis Eley, Harry Glickman, Emanuel Green, George Ockner, Raoul Poliakin, Max Pollikoff, Joyce Robbins, Aaron Rosand, Tosha Samaroff, Julius Schacter, Jack Zayde (vln).

a. (tk. 6) Smoky (J.J. Johnson) – 3:20
b. (tk. 18) Opus 1

Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: October 29, 1968
J.J. Johnson (tb); Kai Winding (tb,arr); Joe Beck (g); Chuck Rainey (el-b); Leo Morris (d); Fred Buldrini, Lewis Eley, Harry Glickman, Emanuel Green, George Ockner, Raoul Poliakin, Max Pollikoff, Joyce Robbins, Aaron Rosand, Tosha Samaroff, Julius Schacter, Jack Zayde (vln).

c. (tk. 37) Wichita Lineman (Jim Webb) – 3:04

Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: November 15, 1968
same or similar.

d. (tk. 105) Don't Go Love Don't Go
e. (tk. 121) Mojave

J.J. Johnson (tb); Kai Winding (tb,arr); Ron Carter (b); Airto Moriera (finger cymbals); Fred Buldrini, Lewis Eley, Harry Glickman, Emanuel Green, George Ockner, Raoul Poliakin, Max Pollikoff, Joyce Robbins, Aaron Rosand, Tosha Samaroff, Julius Schacter, Jack Zayde (vln).

f. (tk. 115) Little Drummer Boy (K. Davis/H. Simeone/H. Onarati) – 2:10

J.J. Johnson (tb,arr); Kai Winding (tb); Joe Beck (g); Herbie Hancock (p); Ron Carter (b); Airto Moriera (d); Fred Buldrini, Lewis Eley, Harry Glickman, Emanuel Green, George Ockner, Raoul Poliakin, Max Pollikoff, Joyce Robbins, Aaron Rosand, Tosha Samaroff, Julius Schacter, Jack Zayde (vln).

g. (tk. 137 or 157) Casa Forte (Edu Lobo) – 4:20

Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: November 26, 1968
J.J. Johnson (tb); Kai Winding (tb,arr); Joe Beck (el-g); Roger Kellaway (el clavinette,arr on f); Chuck Domanico (el-b); Denny Seiwell (d); Fred Buldrini, Lewis Eley, Harry Glickman, Emanuel Green, George Ockner, Raoul Poliakin, Max Pollikoff, Joyce Robbins, Aaron Rosand, Tosha Samaroff, Julius Schacter, Jack Zayde (vln).

h. (tk. 204) Willie, Come Home (J. Miller/R. George) – 3:30
i. (tk. 213) Just A Funky Old Vegetable Bin (Roger Kellaway) – 3:20

Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: December 5, 1968
same or similar.

j. (tk. 301) Stormy (B. Buie/J.B. Cobb) – 2:40
k. (tk. 307) Betwixt & Between (Anthony Dorsey) – 3:30

same or similar, except J.J. Johnson (arr).

l. (tk. 311) Don’t Go Love, Don’t Go (J.A. Ryan/Jim Lacey) – 3:30

same or similar, except Kai Winding (arr).

m. (tk. 317) Mojave (Antonio Carlos Jobim) – 3:30

same or similar.

n. (tk. 321) Song For My Father (Horace Silver)

Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: January 9, 1969
Marvin Stamm (flhrn); J.J. Johnson (tb,arr); Kai Winding (tb); Tony Studd (b-tb); Paul Ingraham (frhrn); Stuart Scharf (g).

o. Bach Corale #237 (Bach)

same, Kai Winding (arr).

p. Plus Nine (Kai Winding)
q. Troika (Bach)

same, J.J. Johnson (arr).

r. Bach Chorale #241 (Bach)
s. Bach Chorale #134 (Bach)

same, Kai Winding (arr).

t. Onion Rings Rondo (Kai Winding)

same, J.J. Johnson (arr).

u. Bach Invention #4 (Bach)
v. Bach Invention #1 (Bach)

Note: k-r used as brief "transitional music" between a-j.

Issues: a, c, f-m & o-v on A&M SP-3016, A&M (Jap) LAX-3098, A&M AML-319, A&M AML-362. 
Singles: k & c also on A&M 1035 [45].
Producer: Creed Taylor
Engineer: Rudy Van Gelder
Notes: Unknown


STONEBONE
J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding
Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: September 23, 1969
unknown personnel including J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (tb); Herbie Hancock, Bob James (key); George Benson (g); Ron Carter (b); Grady Tate (d).

a. (tk. 1) Taurus (J.J. Johnson)
b. (tk. 3) Dontcha Hear Me Callin To Ya? (Rudy Stevenson)

Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: September 24, 1969
same or similar, add Ross Tompkins (key).

c. (tk. 20) Mojo (J.J. Johnson)

same or similar.

d. (tk. 22) Anticipation
e. (tk. 24) Ballad In C Minor (J.J. Johnson)

Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: September 25, 1969
same or similar, add Ross Tompkins (key).

f. (tk. 27/30) Ding (Kai Winding)

same or similar, add Ross Tompkins (key).

g. (tk. 37,43,44) Recollections (Joe Zawinul?)

same or similar.

h. Musings

Note: (1) STONEBONE was scheduled for American release as A&M SP-3027, but it was never issued in the United States using that number. (2) Above data comes from Creed Taylor's recording logs and do not include the title "Musings," which is a title that appears on A&M (Jap) 330 and most certainly an alternate title for one of the unissued selections listed above (a, d, e, f).  (3) Details courtesy of Arnaldo DeSouteiro, Eumir Deodato and Dan Skea.

Issues: b, c, g & h on A&M (Jap) 330.
Producer: Creed Taylor
Engineer: Rudy Van Gelder
Notes: unknown


DANISH BLUE
Kai Winding
Live at The Doubletree Inn; Phoenix, Arizona: 1974

Kai Winding (tb); Frank Strazzeri (p); Clint Houston (b); Doug Sides (d).

a. You Are The Sunshine Of My Life
b. Everything Happens To Me

same, except Frank Strazzeri (trombonium).

c. Land Of Make Believe 

same, except Frank Strazzeri (p).

d. The Preacher
e. Say It Isn't So

same, except Frank Strazzeri (trombonium).

f. Danish Blue

Issues: a-f on Glendale GL-6003


CARAVAN
Kai Winding
prob. California: 1974

Kai Winding (tb, arr); Frank Strazzeri (p); Louis Spears (b); Ndugu (d).

A Collection Of Tunes Associated With Billie Holiday
a. Them There Eyes (Wm. G. Tracey/Doris Tauber/Maceo Pinkard)
b. Easy Living (Leo Robin/Ralph Rainger)
c. Gee, Baby, Ain't I Good To You (Don Redman/Andy Razaf)
d. Good Morning Heartache (Dan Fisher/Ervin M. Drake/Irene Higgenbotham)
e. What A Little Moonlight Can Do (Harry M. Woods)

A Collection Of Duke Ellington Classics
f. In A Mellow Tone (Duke Ellington)
g. Sophisticated Lady (Duke Ellington/Mitchell Parrish/Irving Mills)
h. Caravan (Duke Ellington/Irving Mills/Juan Tizol)

Issues: a-h on Glendale GLS-6004. 
Producer: Kai Winding
Engineer: Jim Mooney
Notes: N/A


JAZZ SHOWCASE
Kai Winding
Hollywood, California: June 8, 1977

Kai Winding (tb); Frank Strazzeri (p); Kevin Brandon (b); Ted Hawke (d, perc).

a. At The Moment (Kai Winding) - 3:35
b. Black Orpheus (aka Morning Of The Carnival
     (L. Bonfa/Peretti/Weiss/Creatore) - 3:54

same, except Frank Strazzeri (el-p).

c. Don't Scuffle, Just Shuffle (F. Strazzeri) - 4:18
d. If You Could See Me Now (Dameron/Sigma) - 4:18

same, except Frank Strazzeri (p).

e. The Surrey With The Fringe On Writers (Rodgers/Hammerstein) - 4:06
f. Never Let Me Go (Livingston/Evans) - 4:06
g. Epistrophy (Thelonius Monk) - 4:11

same, except Frank Strazzeri (el-p).

h. It Might As Well Be Spring

same, except Frank Strazzeri (p)?

i. Lady Be Good
j. What's New
k. There Is No Greater Love

Issues: a-h on Gateway GSLP-7022, Arc (E) EUCD 1285 [CD]. a-k on Mondane CDBL87037 [CD]. 
Samplers: a-h also on HDJ (Ger) 4053 titled LAZY MOMENTS. b also on Matrix Music Marketing (E) 3055 [CD] titled JAZZ ESSENTIALS FEATURING MOOD INDIGO, Millenia 31022 [CD] titled THE BLACK BOX OF JAZZ, Madacy 2139 [CD] titled JAZZ GREATS. b & f also on Castle Pulse (E) PBXCD800 [CD] titled BLACK & WHITE BOX OF JAZZ. d & h (incorrectly credited to Charles Mingus) also on Gateway GSLP-10113 titled JAZZ GREATS. h (incorrectly credited to Charles Mingus) also on Who's Who WWCD-21005 [CD][ titled CHARLES MINGUS - HIS FINAL WORK. i-k also on Madacy 5457 [CD] titled VINTAGE JAZZ


LIONEL HAMPTON PRESENTS KAI WINDING
Kai Winding
Hollywood, California: September 1, 1977

Kai Winding (tb); Frank Strazzeri (p); Kevin Brandon (b); Ted Hawke (d, perc).

a. Crazy She Calls Me (C. Sigman/B. Russell) - 3:46

Kai Winding (arr)

b. The Boy Next Door (H. Martin/R. Blane) - 3:39

same or similar.

c. That's Him (Nash/Weill) - 4:45

Kai Winding (arr).

d. Mono Bone (Kai Winding) - 3:10
e. Yardbird Suite (Charlie Parker) - 4:08

Frank Strazzeri (Arr).

f. Lonely Town (L. Berstein/B. Comden/A. Green) - 4:17
g. Lazy Moments (F. Strazzeri) - 3:38

same or similar.

h. If I Didn't Care (J. Schwartz/J. Young/M. Ager) - 3:55

Issues: a-h on Who's Who WWLP-21001, Phonogram (F) 9123606, Toledo/Intercord (G) INT147.527, Legends of Jazz (Jap) RVJ-6068, Galaxy of Sound of Jazz 388627 [CD], Cleo (Du) CLCD-5028 [CD]. a-h also on Gateway GSLP-10113 titled JAZZ GREATS, Jazz Time (Hol) JTM-8140 [CD] titled THE BOY NEXT DOOR, Folio Collection (Ger) Ref. EF 20032 [CD] titled THE JAZZ MASTERS: 100 YEARS OF SWING - KAI WINDING and HDJ (Ger) 4053 titled LAZY MOMENTS.  
Samplers: a also on Pinnacle (E) PDSCD536 [CD] titled JAZZ ULTIMATE and Madacy 2139 [CD] titled JAZZ GREATS. a & b also on Madacy 5457 [CD] titled VINTAGE JAZZ. e also on Millenia 31022 [CD] titled THE BLACK BOX OF JAZZ, Castle Pulse (E) PBXCD800 [CD] titled BLACK & WHITE BOX OF JAZZ.


DUO BONES
Kai Winding/Dino Piana
Rome, Italy: November 17, 1978

Kai Winding (tb); Dino Piana (v-tb); Enrico Pieranunzi (p); Giovanni Tommaso (b); Tullio De Piscopo (d).

a. Duo Bones

Dino Piana out.

b. Get Out Of Town
c. Lady H

add Dino Piana (v-tb).

d. Kai And Dino
e. Green Dolphin Street
f. Stop Following Me

Dino Piana out.

g. This Is All I Ask

add Dino Piana.

h. Soul Dance

Issues: a-h on Red (It) VPA-143.


GIANT BONES '80
Kai Winding/Curtis Fuller
Copenhagen, Denmark: November 23 and 24, 1979

Kai Winding, Curtis Fuller (tb); Horace Parlan (p); Mads Vinding (b); Ed Thigpen (d).

a. Love 4 Rent
b. Sweetness

Curtis Fuller out.

c. I Fall In Love Too Easily

add Curtis Fuller (tb).

d. Scrapple From The Apple
e. Corriente
f. Nu Groove

Kai Winding out.

g. Never Never Land

add Kai Winding (tb).

h. Hola

Issues: a-h on Sonet (Swd) SNTF-834, Sonet SNTCD-834 [CD], IRS (Ger) 971834 [CD].


GIANT BONES AT NICE
(aka BONE APPETIT)
Kai Winding/Curtis Fuller
Grande Parade du Jazz; Nice, France: July 18, 1980

Kai Winding, Curtis Fuller (tb); Hank Jones (p); John Clayton (b); Jimmy Cobb (d).

a. (80-084-1) Niçose (Kai Winding) 
b. (80-084-2) Niçose (Kai Winding) - 5:55
c. (80-085-1) A Minor Doodle (Kai Winding) - 6:12
d. (80-085-2) A Minor Doodle (Kai Winding)
e. (80-086) Entonces (Kai Winding) - 4:03
f. (80-087-1) Bone Appetit (Curtis Fuller)
g. (80-087-2) Bone Appetit (Curtis Fuller) - 6:06
h. (80-088-1) Baja Iberia (Kai Winding) 
i. (80-088-2) Baja Iberia (Kai Winding) - 6:02
j. (80-089) Bone Apart (Curtis Fuller) - 7:30
k. (80-090) La Vals Bonita (Kai Winding) - 6:58

Issues: b, c, e, g & i-k on Ahead (Fr) 33.757/WE 341. a-k on Black & Blue BB 955-2 [CD] titled BONE APPETIT.
Samplers: e also on Black & Blue (Fr) 950510.
Producer: Disques Black and Blue SARL
Engineer: Gerhard Lehner
Notes: Pierre Lafargue


BOP CITY
Kai Winding

Recorded: 1949-1951. Issued: 1993.

From NEW TRENDS (Kai Winding):
a. Bop City (Kai Winding) - 2:56
b. Wallington's Godchild (George Wallington) - 2:50
c. Crossing The Channel (Gerry Mulligan) - 2:49
d. Sleepy Bop (Kai Winding) - 3:04
e. Honey (R. Whiting/S. Simons/H. Gillespie) - 2:50
f. Someone To Watch Over Me (G. & I. Gershwin) - 2:35
g. Cheek To Cheek (Irving Berlin) - 2:47
h. Harem Buffet (Kai Winding) - 2:55
From GEORGE WALLINGTON TRIO (George Wallington):
i. Knockout (George Wallington) - 2:38
j. Igloo (Jerry Lloyd) - 2:30
From BREW MOORE VOLUME 2 (Brew Moore):
k. Lestorian Mode (John Carisi) - 2:31
l. Kai's Kid (Kai Winding) - 2:52
m. Gold Rush (Gerry Mulligan) - 3:05
n. Mudbug (Jerry Lloyd) - 2:41
From TROMBONE BY THREE (Kai Winding):
o. Sid's Bounce (Joe Kaminsky) - 3:16
p. Broadway (Henderson/DeSylva/Brown) - 3:18
q. Waterworks (Gerry Mulligan) - 3:38
r. Night On Bop Mountain (Kai Winding) - 3:32
From BEBOP REVISITED VOL. 3 (Kai Winding):
s. Deep Purple (DeRose/Parish) - 2:41
t. I'm Shooting High (McHugh/Koehler) - 2:55
u. You're Blase (Hamilton/Siever) - 2:43
v. The Moonshower (T. Talbert) - 2:40

Note: Complete title of Cool N' Blue (Swi) C&B-CD110 [CD] is BOP CITY/SMALL GROUPS 1949-1951.

Issues: a-v on Cool N' Blue (Swi) C&B-CD110 [CD].
Notes: Mike Baillie


COMPLETE FIFTIES STUDIO RECORDINGS
J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding Quintet

Recorded: 1954-1955. Issued: 2005.

From JAY & KAI:
a. Blues For Trombones
b. What Is This Thing Called Love
c. Lament
d. The Major
e. Bernie's Tune
f. Reflections
g. Co-op
h. Blues In Twos
From TROMBONE FOR TWO:
i. The Whiffenpoof Song
j. Give Me The Simple Life
k. This Can't Be Love
l. Close As Pages In A Book
m. Turnabout
n. Trombone For Two
o. It's Sand Man
p. We Two
q. Let's Get Away From It All
r. Goodbye
s. This Can't Be Love
From NUF SAID:
t. Out Of This World
u. Thou Swell
v. Lover
w. Lope City
x. Stolen Bass
y. It's All Right With Me
z. Mad About The Boy
aa. Yes Sir, That's My Baby
ab. That's How I Feel About You
ac. Gong Rock
ad. It's All Right With Me (alt take.)
From JAY AND KAI:
ae. Don't Argue
af. How Long Has This Been Going On
ag. Riviera
ah. Dinner For One
ai. Hip Bones
aj. Wind Bag
ak. We'll Be Together Again
al. Bag's Groove

Issues: a-al on Lone Hill (Sp) LHJ10179-2 [CD].


AN AFTERNOON AT BIRDLAND
J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding Quintet

Recorded: Issued: 2005.

From AN AFTERNOON AT BIRDLAND:
a. Funnybone
b. Cornerstone
c. Lullaby Of Birdland
d. Bone Of Contention
e. Birdland Festival
f. Vista
From
JAY & KAI + 6 - THE JAY AND KAI TROMBONE OCTET:
g. No Moon At All
h. You're My Thrill
i. Jeanne
j. The Surrey With The Fringe On Top
k. You Don't Know What Love Is
l. Piece For Two Tromboniums
m. Rise 'N' Shine
n. The Continental (You Kiss While You're Dancing)
o. Night In Tunisia
p. All At Once You Love Her
q. The Peanut Vendor
r. Four Plus Four

Issues: a-r on Lone Hill Jazz (Sp) LHJ10218 [CD].


TROMBONE FOR TWO
J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding

Recorded: 1955-1956. Issued: 2007.

From TROMBONE FOR TWO:
a. The Whiffenpoof Song - 3:16
b. Give Me The Simple Life - 3:51
c. Close As Pages In A Book - 3:37
d. Turnabout - 3:54
e. Trombone for Two - 3:16
f. It's Sand, Man - 3:57
g. We Too - 4:05
h. Let's Get Away From It All - 2:53
i. Goodbye - 2:46
j. This Can't Be Love - 4:06
From JAY AND KAI:
k. You'd Be So Nice To Come Hone To - 3:24
l. Caribe - 3:06
m. Happiness Is A Thing Called Joe - 4:04
n. The Song Is You - 3:55
o. In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning - 4:09
p. Tromboniums In Motion - 3:34
q. How High The Moon - 2:29
r. Violets For Your Furs - 4:16
s. Too Close For Comfort - 3:20
t. 'S Wonderful - 3:07

Issues: a-t on Mosaic MCD-1015 [CD]

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