Percy Heath

Real Name:
Percy Heath
Profile:
American jazz bassist.
Born April 30, 1923 - Wilmington, North Carolina.
Died April 28, 2005 - Southampton, New York.
Known to served as the cornerstone of the Modern Jazz Quartet for over four decades.
Brother of Jimmy Heath and Albert Heath.
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Albums

PRLP 160 Percy Heath - The Modern Jazz Quartet album art The Modern Jazz Quartet With Milt Jackson, Percy Heath, John Lewis (2), Kenny Clarke The Modern Jazz Quartet With Milt Jackson, Percy Heath, John Lewis (2), Kenny Clarke - The Modern Jazz Quartet (Album) Prestige PRLP 160 US 1953 Sell This Version
BLP 1509 Percy Heath - Milt Jackson With John Lewis, Percy Heath, Kenny Clarke, Lou Donaldson And The Thelonious Monk Quintet album art Milt Jackson With John Lewis (2), Percy Heath, Kenny Clarke, Lou Donaldson And The Thelonious Monk Quintet Milt Jackson With John Lewis (2), Percy Heath, Kenny Clarke, Lou Donaldson And The Thelonious Monk Quintet - Milt Jackson With John Lewis, Percy Heath, Kenny Clarke, Lou Donaldson And The Thelonious Monk Quintet (Comp, Album) Blue Note BLP 1509 US 1955 Sell This Version
PJ-1217 Percy Heath - Grand Encounter: 2° East - 3° West album art John Lewis (2), Percy Heath / Bill Perkins, Chico Hamilton, Jim Hall John Lewis (2), Percy Heath / Bill Perkins, Chico Hamilton, Jim Hall - Grand Encounter: 2° East - 3° West (Album) Pacific Jazz PJ-1217 US 1956 Sell This Version
PJ-44 Percy Heath - 2° East, 3° West album art John Lewis (2), Percy Heath, Chico Hamilton, Bill Perkins John Lewis (2), Percy Heath, Chico Hamilton, Bill Perkins - 2° East, 3° West(LP) Pacific Jazz PJ-44 Argentina 1956 Sell This Version
MGV-8166 Percy Heath - The Modern Jazz Sextet album art The Modern Jazz Sextet Featuring Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Stitt, John Lewis (2), Skeeter Best, Percy Heath & Charlie Persip The Modern Jazz Sextet Featuring Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Stitt, John Lewis (2), Skeeter Best, Percy Heath & Charlie Persip - The Modern Jazz Sextet (Album) Verve Records MGV-8166 US 1958 Sell This Version
BBL.7459, P77127L Percy Heath - Jazz Sur Seine album art Milt Jackson / Percy Heath / Barney Wilen / Kenny Clarke Milt Jackson / Percy Heath / Barney Wilen / Kenny Clarke - Jazz Sur Seine (Album) Philips BBL.7459, P77127L UK 1958 Sell This Version
MJ-7016, (PRLP-7003) Percy Heath - The Nearness Of You album art Milt Jackson, Horace Silver, Percy Heath, Connie Kay Milt Jackson, Horace Silver, Percy Heath, Connie Kay - The Nearness Of You(LP, Album, Mono) Top Rank International, Prestige MJ-7016, (PRLP-7003) Japan 1961 Sell This Version
SOPU-3-SY, SOPU 3 Percy Heath - Nica's Tempo album art Gigi Gryce · Horace Silver · Thelonious Monk · Oscar Pettiford · Cecil Payne · Art Blakey · Percy Heath · Kenny Clarke · Julius Watkins · Art Farmer And Ernestine Anderson Gigi Gryce · Horace Silver · Thelonious Monk · Oscar Pettiford · Cecil Payne · Art Blakey · Percy Heath · Kenny Clarke · Julius Watkins · Art Farmer And Ernestine Anderson - Nica's Tempo (Album) CBS/Sony, CBS/Sony SOPU-3-SY, SOPU 3 Japan 1974 Sell This Version
STMP 37005 Percy Heath - The Bop Session album art Dizzy Gillespie / Sonny Stitt / John Lewis (2) / Percy Heath / Max Roach / Hank Jones Dizzy Gillespie / Sonny Stitt / John Lewis (2) / Percy Heath / Max Roach / Hank Jones - The Bop Session (Album) Sonet STMP 37005 Italy 1975 Sell This Version
JC-7513 Percy Heath - Marchin' On! album art The Heath Brothers / Albert*, Jimmy* And Percy* Featuring Stanley Cowell The Heath Brothers / Albert*, Jimmy* And Percy* Featuring Stanley Cowell - Marchin' On! (Album) Strata-East JC-7513 Japan 1976 Sell This Version
WB 56 294, WB 56294 Percy Heath - Untitled - That's Jazz 29 album art Paul Desmond, Jim Hall, Percy Heath, Connie Kay Paul Desmond, Jim Hall, Percy Heath, Connie Kay - Untitled - That's Jazz 29 (Album) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records WB 56 294, WB 56294 Italy 1976 Sell This Version
CGJ- 5 Percy Heath - I Giganti Del Jazz Vol. 5 album art Modern Jazz Quartet* / John Lewis (2), Milton Jackson*, Percy Heath, Connie Kay Modern Jazz Quartet* / John Lewis (2), Milton Jackson*, Percy Heath, Connie Kay - I Giganti Del Jazz Vol. 5 (Comp, Album) Curcio CGJ- 5 Spain 1980 Sell This Version
SJL 1169 Percy Heath - Flight To Jordan album art Duke Jordan, Percy Heath, Art Blakey, Cecil Payne, Eddie Bert Duke Jordan, Percy Heath, Art Blakey, Cecil Payne, Eddie Bert - Flight To Jordan(LP, Mono, RE, RM) Savoy Jazz SJL 1169 US 1986 Sell This Version
CRCJ-5015 Percy Heath - Oops! album art Albert Heath, Jimmy Heath, Percy Heath Albert Heath, Jimmy Heath, Percy Heath - Oops!(CD, Album, RE, RM) Xanadu Records CRCJ-5015 Japan 1993 Sell This Version
none Percy Heath - A Love Song album art Percy Heath A Love Song(CD, Album) Daddy Jazz Records none US 2004 Sell This Version
0888072307902 Percy Heath - The Incredible Jazz Guitar Of Wes Montgomery album art Wes Montgomery With Tommy Flanagan, Percy Heath, Albert Heath Wes Montgomery With Tommy Flanagan, Percy Heath, Albert Heath - The Incredible Jazz Guitar Of Wes Montgomery (Album) Riverside Records, Universal Music Group International 0888072307902 Europe 2008 Sell This Version
DOX818 Percy Heath - The Modern Jazz Quartet 2 album art The Modern Jazz Quartet With Milt Jackson, Percy Heath, John Lewis (2), Kenny Clarke The Modern Jazz Quartet With Milt Jackson, Percy Heath, John Lewis (2), Kenny Clarke - The Modern Jazz Quartet 2(LP) Doxy DOX818 Europe 2009 Sell This Version
4053796005380 Percy Heath - MILESTONES OF A JAZZ LEGEND - PAUL DESMOND album art Paul Desmond , featuring Dave Brubeck, Gerry Mulligan, Jim Hall, Cal Tjader, Percy Heath, Connie Kay, Carmen McRae Paul Desmond , featuring Dave Brubeck, Gerry Mulligan, Jim Hall, Cal Tjader, Percy Heath, Connie Kay, Carmen McRae - MILESTONES OF A JAZZ LEGEND - PAUL DESMOND(10xCD) The Intense Media 4053796005380 Germany 2019 Sell This Version
430.287 Percy Heath - European Windows album art John Lewis (2), Percy Heath, Connie Kay, Stuttgart Symphony Orchestra* John Lewis (2), Percy Heath, Connie Kay, Stuttgart Symphony Orchestra* - European Windows(LP, Album, Mono) RCA 430.287 France Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

X633 Percy Heath - Love Me Or Leave Me / I Can't Get Started album art Bill Perkins, John Lewis (2), Chico Hamilton, Jim Hall, Percy Heath Bill Perkins, John Lewis (2), Chico Hamilton, Jim Hall, Percy Heath - Love Me Or Leave Me / I Can't Get Started(7", Single) Pacific Jazz X633 US 1955 Sell This Version
EPV 1239 Percy Heath - Grand Encounter album art John Lewis (2), Bill Perkins, Percy Heath, Chico Hamilton, Jim Hall John Lewis (2), Bill Perkins, Percy Heath, Chico Hamilton, Jim Hall - Grand Encounter(7", EP, Mono) Vogue EPV 1239 UK 1957 Sell This Version
MEP 452 Percy Heath - Gigi Gryce album art Gigi Gryce, Thelonious Monk, Percy Heath & Art Blakey Gigi Gryce, Thelonious Monk, Percy Heath & Art Blakey - Gigi Gryce(7", EP) Metronome MEP 452 Sweden 1958 Sell This Version
EPM 20099 Percy Heath - Grand Encounter album art John Lewis (2) Guest Artist: Bill Perkins, Jim Hall, Percy Heath, Chico Hamilton John Lewis (2) Guest Artist: Bill Perkins, Jim Hall, Percy Heath, Chico Hamilton - Grand Encounter (EP) Artist EPM 20099 Italy Unknown Sell This Version
10-334 Percy Heath - Twisted / Annie's Lament album art Annie Ross With Teacho Wiltshire, Ram Ramirez*, Percy Heath, Art Blakey Annie Ross With Teacho Wiltshire, Ram Ramirez*, Percy Heath, Art Blakey - Twisted / Annie's Lament(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-334 UK Unknown Sell This Version
WP 5455 Percy Heath - In California, Volume One album art John Lewis (2), Jim Hall, Bill Perkins, Percy Heath, Chico Hamilton John Lewis (2), Jim Hall, Bill Perkins, Percy Heath, Chico Hamilton - In California, Volume One(7", EP) World Pacific Records WP 5455 Italy Unknown Sell This Version