Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers* ‎– The History Of Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

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Blue Note ‎– 5379513
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1-1 The Thin Man
Alto Saxophone – Sahib ShihabBaritone Saxophone – Ernie Thompson*Bass – Laverne BarkerDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Doug HawkinsPiano – Walter Bishop*Producer – Alfred LionTenor Saxophone – Musa KaleemTrombone – Howard BoweTrumpet – Kenny DorhamWritten-By – Kenny Dorham
2:58
1-2 Quicksilver
Alto Saxophone – Lou DonaldsonBass – Curly RussellDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Rudy Van GelderPiano – Horace SilverProducer – Alfred LionTrumpet – Clifford BrownWritten-By – Horace Silver
6:26
1-3 Wee Dot
Alto Saxophone – Lou DonaldsonBass – Curly RussellDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Rudy Van GelderPiano – Horace SilverProducer – Alfred LionTrumpet – Clifford BrownWritten-By – J.J. Johnson, Leo Parker
6:45
1-4 Doodlin'
Bass – Doug WatkinsDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Rudy Van GelderPiano – Horace SilverProducer – Alfred LionTenor Saxophone – Hank MobleyTrumpet – Kenny DorhamWritten-By – Horace Silver
6:44
1-5 Avila And Tequila
Bass – Doug WatkinsDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Rudy Van GelderPiano – Horace SilverProducer – Alfred LionTenor Saxophone – Hank MobleyTrumpet – Kenny DorhamWritten-By – Hank Mobley
12:11
1-6 Minor's Holiday
Bass – Doug WatkinsDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Rudy Van GelderPiano – Horace SilverProducer – Alfred LionTenor Saxophone – Hank MobleyTrumpet – Kenny DorhamWritten-By – Kenny Dorham
8:39
1-7 Little T
Alto Saxophone – Jackie McLeanBass – Spanky DeBrestDrums – Art BlakeyPiano – Sam DockeryProducer – George AvakianTrumpet – Bill HardmanWritten-By – Donald Byrd
8:45
1-8 Moanin'
Bass – Jymie MerrittDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Rudy Van GelderPiano – Bobby TimmonsProducer – Alfred LionTenor Saxophone – Benny GolsonTrumpet – Lee MorganWritten-By – Bobby Timmons
9:30
1-9 Blues March
Bass – Jymie MerrittDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Rudy Van GelderPiano – Bobby TimmonsProducer – Alfred LionTenor Saxophone – Benny GolsonTrumpet – Lee MorganWritten-By – Benny Golson
6:53
2-1 Justice
Bass – Jymie MerrittDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Rudy Van GelderPiano – Bobby TimmonsProducer – Alfred LionTenor Saxophone – Benny GolsonTrumpet – Lee MorganWritten-By – Thelonious Monk
7:33
2-2 Dat Dere
Bass – Jymie MerrittDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Rudy Van GelderPiano – Bobby TimmonsProducer – Alfred LionTenor Saxophone – Benny GolsonTrumpet – Lee MorganWritten-By – Bobby Timmons
5:30
2-3 Lester Left Town
Bass – Jymie MerrittDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Rudy Van GelderPiano – Bobby TimmonsProducer – Alfred LionTenor Saxophone – Wayne ShorterTrumpet – Lee MorganWritten-By – Wayne Shorter
6:25
2-4 A Night In Tunisia
Bass – Jymie MerrittDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Rudy Van GelderPiano – Bobby TimmonsProducer – Alfred LionTenor Saxophone – Wayne ShorterTrumpet – Lee MorganWritten-By – Dizzy Gillespie
11:11
2-5 Ping Pong
Bass – Jymie MerrittDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Rudy Van GelderPiano – Bobby TimmonsProducer – Alfred LionTenor Saxophone – Wayne ShorterTrumpet – Lee MorganWritten-By – Wayne Shorter
7:00
2-6 Mosaic
Bass – Jymie MerrittDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Rudy Van GelderPiano – Cedar WaltonProducer – Alfred LionTenor Saxophone – Wayne ShorterTrombone – Curtis FullerTrumpet – Freddie HubbardWritten-By – Cedar Walton
8:09
2-7 Arabia
Bass – Jymie MerrittDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Rudy Van GelderPiano – Cedar WaltonProducer – Alfred LionTenor Saxophone – Wayne ShorterTrombone – Curtis FullerTrumpet – Freddie HubbardWritten-By – Curtis Fuller
9:06
2-8 Three Blind Mice
Arranged By – Curtis FullerBass – Jymie MerrittDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Wally HeiderPiano – Cedar WaltonProducer – Alan DouglasTenor Saxophone – Wayne ShorterTrombone – Curtis FullerTrumpet – Freddie HubbardWritten-By – Traditional
8:17
3-1 Up Jumped Spring
Bass – Jymie MerrittDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Wally HeiderPiano – Cedar WaltonProducer – Alan DouglasTenor Saxophone – Wayne ShorterTrombone – Curtis FullerTrumpet – Freddie HubbardWritten-By – Freddie Hubbard
9:45
3-2 Free For All
Bass – Reggie WorkmanDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Rudy Van GelderPiano – Cedar WaltonProducer – Alfred LionTenor Saxophone – Wayne ShorterTrombone – Curtis FullerWritten-By – Wayne Shorter
11:04
3-3 When Love Is New
Bass – Reggie WorkmanDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Rudy Van GelderPiano – Cedar WaltonProducer – Alfred LionTenor Saxophone – Wayne ShorterTrombone – Curtis FullerTrumpet – Lee MorganWritten-By – Cedar Walton
6:01
3-4 The Egyptian
Bass – Reggie WorkmanDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Rudy Van GelderPiano – Cedar WaltonProducer – Alfred LionTenor Saxophone – Wayne ShorterTrombone – Curtis FullerTrumpet – Lee MorganWritten-By – Curtis Fuller
10:25
3-5 Gertrude's Bounce
Bass – Mickey BassCongas – Tony WatersDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Jim SternPiano – Cedar WaltonProducer – Orrin KeepnewsTenor Saxophone – Carter JeffersonTrumpet – Woody ShawWritten-By – Richie Powell
4:43
3-6 Jodi
Alto Saxophone – Bobby Watson (2)Bass – Dennis IrwinDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – George KlabinPiano – Walter Davis*Producer – Fred Balin*Tenor Saxophone – Dave Schnitter*Trumpet – Valery PonomarevWritten-By – Walter Davis Jr.
10:15
3-7 A Wheel Within A Wheel
Alto Saxophone – Bobby Watson (2)Baritone Saxophone – Branford MarsalisBass – Charles FambroughDrums – Art Blakey, John RamseyEngineer [Recording] – Dave Richards*Guitar – Kevin EubanksPiano – James Williams (2)Producer – Wim WigtTenor Saxophone – Bill Pierce*Trombone – Robin EubanksTrumpet – Valery Ponomarev, Wynton MarsalisWritten-By – Bobby Watson (2)
7:50
3-8 Ms. B. C.
Alto Saxophone – Bobby Watson (2)Bass – Charles FambroughDrums – Art BlakeyEngineer [Recording] – Philippe Omnes*Piano – James Williams (2)Producer – Wim WigtTenor Saxophone – Bill Pierce*Trumpet – Wynton MarsalisWritten-By – Pamela Watson
6:43

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Track 1-1 - Recorded at WOR Studios in New York City on December 27, 1947.
Tracks 1-2 & 1-3 - Recorded live at Birdland on February 21, 1954.
Track 1-4 - Recorded at the Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, New Jersey on December 13, 1954.
Tracks 1-5 & 1-6 - Recorded at the Cafe Bohemia on November 23, 1955.
Track 1-7 - Recorded in New York City on January 14, 1957. Produced for Pacific Jazz Records.
Tracks 1-8 & 1-9 - Recorded at the Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, New Jersey on October 30, 1958.

Track 2-1 - Recorded at Birdland on April 15, 1959.
Tracks 2-2 & 2-3 - Recorded at he Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on March 6, 1960.
Track 2-4 - Recorded at he Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey in August, 1960.
Track 2-5 - Recorded at he Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on February 18, 1961.
Tracks 2-6 & 2-7 - Recorded at he Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on October 2, 1961.
Track 2-8 - Recorded at the Rennaisance in Los Angeles in March, 1962. Produced for United Artists Records.

Track 3-1 - Recorded at the Rennaisance in Los Angeles in March, 1962. Produced for United Artists Records.
Track 3-2 - Recorded at he Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on February 10, 1964.
Track 3-3 - Recorded at he Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on April 24, 1964.
Track 3-4 - Recorded at he Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on May 15, 1964.
Track 3-5 - Recorded at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, California in March 1973. Produced for Prestige Records.
Track 3-6 - Recorded at Sound Ideas, New York City in February 1977. Produced for Roulette Records.
Track 3-7 - Recorded live at Montreux Jazz Festival on July 17, 1980. Produced for Timeless Records. Originally issued on "Live At Montreux and North Sea" (Timeless). Licensed from Timeless Records, B.V.
Track 3-8 - Recorded at Studio Davout in Paris on April 12, 1981. Produced for Timeless Records. Originally issued on "Album Of The Year" (Timeless). Licensed from Timeless Records, B.V.

All Alfred Lion produced tracks produced for Blue Note.

In double jewel case.

Says (C)(P)1991 Capitol Records, Inc. on sleeve and (C)(P)1992 Capitol Records, Inc. on discs.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Scanned): 717794795127
  • Barcode (Text ): 7 1779 47951 2 7
  • Matrix / Runout (CD 1): 53795131RE 1R 01 Y
  • Matrix / Runout (CD 2): 53795132 1N 01 Y
  • Matrix / Runout (CD 3): 53795133 2J 01 Y
  • Mastering SID Code (CD 1): IFPI L241
  • Mastering SID Code (CD 2): IFPI L250
  • Mastering SID Code (CD 3): IFPI L239

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