Lucky Thompson Solos

  • Note 1: Reasons for duplication:
    • There can be more than one Lucky Thompson solo on a single track.
    • There can be more that one Lucky Thompson solo on a single title and date if the title was recorded in several takes.
  • Note 2: Meter is assumed to be 4/4 unless otherwise noted.
  • Note 3: If the duration is blank, the performance has not been auditioned.
  • Note 4: Data source: The Lucky Thompson Discography. The following compilation is meant to be used in conjunction with the three-part discography.
Recording Date Song Title Instrument Duration
11/12/1943 She’s Funny that Way Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
03/08/1944 The Blues Jumped a Rabbit (The Blues Jumped the Rabbit, Bag O’ Bones) Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
03/08/1944 The Blues Jumped a Rabbit (The Blues Jumped the Rabbit, Bag O’ Bones) Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
03/08/1944 My Gal Is Gone (Cryin’ Won’t Bring Her Back) Tenor Sax obbligato behind 48-bar (4 choruses) Page vocal
03/08/1944 My Gal Is Gone (Cryin’ Won’t Bring Her Back) Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
03/08/1944 My Gal Is Gone (Cryin’ Won’t Bring Her Back) Tenor Sax obbligato behind 48-bar (4 choruses) Page vocal
03/08/1944 My Gal Is Gone (Cryin’ Won’t Bring Her Back) Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
03/08/1944 Rockin’ at Ryan’s Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
03/08/1944 Rockin’ at Ryan’s Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
03/08/1944 You’d Be Frantic Too (Frantic Blues) Tenor Sax obbligato behind 36-bar (3 choruses) Page vocal
03/08/1944 You’d Be Frantic Too (Frantic Blues) Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
03/08/1944 You’d Be Frantic Too (Frantic Blues) Tenor Sax obbligato behind 36-bar (3 choruses) Page vocal
03/08/1944 You’d Be Frantic Too (Frantic Blues) Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
05/26/1944 I Can’t See for Lookin’ Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
11/30/1944 Gee Baby, Ain’t I Good to You Tenor Sax 8 bars
11/30/1944 It Ain’t Like That Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
12/06/1944 Taps Miller Tenor Sax 8 bars
12/22/1944 Blue Room Jump Tenor Sax 62 bars
12/22/1944 One O’Clock Jump Tenor Sax  
12/23/1944 Body and Soul Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
12/23/1944 Body and Soul Tenor Sax 16 bars and cadenza starting at bridge
12/23/1944 Cherokee Tenor Sax 128 bars (2 choruses)
12/23/1944 Cherokee Tenor Sax 192 bars (3 choruses)
12/23/1944 Cherokee Tenor Sax 8 bars
12/25/1944 Variation on Rockin’ in Rhythm Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
12/26/1944 All the Things You Are Tenor Sax 72 bars (2 choruses)
12/26/1944 All the Things You Are Tenor Sax 36 bars (1 chorus)
12/26/1944 Test Pilots (Test Pilot, Flyin’ Blind) Tenor Sax 96 bars (3 choruses)
12/27/1944 Jumpin’ at the Woodside Tenor Sax  
01/11/1945 On the Upbeat Tenor Sax 20 bars
01/11/1945 Taps Miller Tenor Sax 20 bars
01/12/1945 Swingin’ the Blues Tenor Sax  
01/25/1945 Paging Mr. Green Tenor Sax  
01/31/1945 Avenue C Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
01/31/1945 I’m Fer It Too Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
01/31/1945 Taps Miller Tenor Sax 20 bars
01/31/1945 Unknown Title Tenor Sax  
02/02/1945 Hey! Rube Tenor Sax  
02/02/1945 Together Tenor Sax  
02/04/1945 Aces and Faces Tenor Sax 16 bars starting at bridge
02/05/1945 Blue Room Jump Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
02/05/1945 I’m Confessin’ (That I Love You) Tenor Sax  
02/13/1945 I’m Fer It Too Tenor Sax 12 bars
02/26/1945 Avenue C Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
02/26/1945 Avenue C Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
02/26/1945 Avenue C Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
02/26/1945 Avenue C Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
05/07/1945 I’m in the Mood for Love Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
05/07/1945 Sugar Hips Tenor Sax 16 bars
05/14/1945 B-Flat Blues (B-Flat) Tenor Sax 24 bars
05/14/1945 High Tide (I Ain’t Mad at You) Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
05/14/1945 Tippin’ on the Q.T. Tenor Sax 8 bars
06/05/1945 B-Flat Blues (B-Flat) Tenor Sax 24 bars
07/02/1945 B-Flat Blues (B-Flat) Tenor Sax  
07/02/1945 Jumpin’ at the Woodside Tenor Sax  
07/09/1945 Andy’s Blues Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
07/15/1945 Body and Soul Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
07/15/1945 I Got Rhythm Tenor Sax 96 bars (3 choruses)
07/15/1945 Royal Garden Blues Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
07/16/1945 Avenue C Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
07/16/1945 My, What a Fry Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
07/23/1945 High Tide (I Ain’t Mad at You) Tenor Sax 16 bars
08/08/1945 Jumpin’ at Ten Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
08/08/1945 Jumpin’ at the Woodside Tenor Sax 128 bars (4 choruses)
09/01/1945 Daddy-O Tenor Sax 4 bars
09/01/1945 Drop Another Nickel in the Juke Box Tenor Sax 16 bars
09/01/1945 Fla-Ga-La-Pa Tenor Sax 16 bars
09/01/1945 Hep Paderewski from Basin Street Tenor Sax 8 bars
09/10/1945 Andy’s Blues Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
09/10/1945 Mean to Me Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
09/10/1945 Rambo Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
09/17/1945 I’ve Found a New Baby (I Found a New Baby) Tenor Sax 54 bars
09/17/1945 Taps Miller Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
09/24/1945 Jazz Me Blues Tenor Sax  
09/24/1945 Please Don’t Talk About Me When I’m Gone Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
09/24/1945 Rhythm Man Tenor Sax  
10/01/1945 Tush Tenor Sax 28 bars
10/02/1945 Irresistible You Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) mostly melody
10/02/1945 Irresistible You Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
10/02/1945 Irresistible You Tenor Sax 16 bars mostly melody
10/02/1945 No Good Man Blues Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
10/02/1945 Phace Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
10/02/1945 Why Not? Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
10/11/1945 Harlem Hunch Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
10/11/1945 Slim Gaillard’s Boogie Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
10/11/1945 Travelin’ Blues Tenor Sax 8 bars
11/01/1945 Baggin’ the Boogie Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
11/01/1945 Bee Boogie Boo Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
11/01/1945 Stormy Mood Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
11/01/1945 Voot Rhythm (Vout Rhythm) Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
11/02/1945 Be-Baba-Le-Ba Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
11/02/1945 Don’t Drive This Jive Away Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
11/02/1945 Rhythm in a Riff Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
11/12/1945 I’ve Found a New Baby (I Found a New Baby) Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
11/12/1945 I’ve Found a New Baby (I Found a New Baby) Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
11/12/1945 I’ve Found a New Baby (I Found a New Baby) Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
11/12/1945 Lover Come Back to Me Tenor Sax 128 bars (2 choruses)
11/12/1945 Windjammer Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
11/12/1945 Windjammer Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
11/28/1945 Hey, Hey, Hey, Baby Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
11/28/1945 I’ll Be True Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
11/28/1945 Mama Bear Blues Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
11/28/1945 Not Worth a Dime Tenor Sax 8 bars
11/28/1945 S.H. Blues Tenor Sax 4-bar intro
12/01/1945 Abernathy’s Boogie Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
12/01/1945 Changes Tenor Sax Obbligato behind Carol
12/01/1945 Changes Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
12/01/1945 Cherokee Tenor Sax 8-bar intro
12/01/1945 Cherokee Tenor Sax 128 bars (2 choruses)
12/01/1945 The Hour of Parting Tenor Sax 10 bars
12/01/1945 I Want to Love and Be Loved Tenor Sax 4 bars (2 + 2)
12/01/1945 I Want to Love and Be Loved Tenor Sax 4 bars (2 + 2)
12/01/1945 Jumpin’ at the Jubilee Tenor Sax 16 bars
12/01/1945 Jumpin’ at the Jubilee Tenor Sax 8 bars
12/01/1945 Slowin’ Down the Blues Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
12/09/1945 The Eagle Flies Tenor Sax 12 bars
12/09/1945 The Eagle Flies Tenor Sax 34 bars (1 chorus preceded by break)
12/09/1945 A Night in Tunisia Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge
12/09/1945 Tonsillectomy (Tonsilectomy) Tenor Sax 20 bars over 1 chorus
12/09/1945 Yerxa (Elegy Movement from Jitterbug Suite) Tenor Sax 8 bars
12/10/1945 Chewing Woman Blues (Chewin’ Mama Blues) Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
12/10/1945 No Voot No Boot Tenor Sax 4-bar intro
12/10/1945 No Voot No Boot Tenor Sax obbligato behind Washington vocal over 24 bars (2 choruses)
12/10/1945 No Voot No Boot Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
12/12/1945 All or Nothing Blues Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
12/12/1945 My Lovin’ Papa Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
12/12/1945 Rich Man’s Blues Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
12/13/1945 Blues for a Day Tenor Sax 4-bar intro
12/13/1945 Blues for a Day Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
12/13/1945 Mellow Mama Blues Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
12/13/1945 My Voot Is Really Vout Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
12/15/1945 Are You Livin’ Old Man Tenor Sax 18 bars
12/15/1945 Blue Echoes Tenor Sax 8 bars (4+4)
12/15/1945 Blue Prelude Tenor Sax 10 bars
12/15/1945 Boyd’s Nest Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
12/15/1945 Concerto for Duke Tenor Sax 4 bars
12/15/1945 Concerto for Duke Tenor Sax 8 bars (bridge of “It Don’t Mean a Thing”)
12/15/1945 High Tide (I Ain’t Mad at You) Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge
12/15/1945 How Deep Is the Ocean? Tenor Sax 8 bars
12/15/1945 Tonsillectomy (Tonsilectomy) Tenor Sax 20 bars over 1 chorus
12/15/1945 Tush Tenor Sax 16 bars (4X4)
12/15/1945 Yerxa (Elegy Movement from Jitterbug Suite) Tenor Sax 8 bars
01/01/1946 Chicken Rhythm Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
01/01/1946 I Got My Money Blues Tenor Sax obbligato behind 24-bar (2 choruses) Criner vocal
01/01/1946 Mean Pretty Mama Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
01/01/1946 Railroad Man Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
01/01/1946 Santa Monica Jump Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/01/1946 School Kids’ Hop (Schoolkids Hop) Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
01/11/1946 How High the Moon Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
01/11/1946 How High the Moon Tenor Sax 34 bars
01/11/1946 I Surrender Dear Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) and cadenza
01/31/1946 Frantic Blues Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
01/31/1946 I’m Gonna See My Baby Tenor Sax 8 bars
01/31/1946 Night and Day Tenor Sax 8 bars
01/31/1946 Shuffle Bass Boogie Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
01/31/1946 Weird Nightmare Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge
02/01/1946 Boyd Meets Stravinsky Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
02/01/1946 Two Spoos in an Igloo Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
02/04/1946 Diggin’ for Diz (Diggin’ Diz) Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.25 chorus)
02/06/1946 Confirmation Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge
02/06/1946 Diggin’ for Diz (Diggin’ Diz) Tenor Sax 16 bars bridge
02/06/1946 Dizzy Atmosphere (Dynamo, Dynamo A, Dynamo B) Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
02/06/1946 Dizzy Atmosphere (Dynamo, Dynamo A, Dynamo B) Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
02/06/1946 ‘Round Midnight Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
02/06/1946 ‘Round Midnight Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
02/06/1946 When I Grow Too Old to Dream Tenor Sax 12 bars
02/15/1946 Baranco Boogie Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
02/15/1946 Bugle Call Rag Tenor Sax 18 bars
02/15/1946 Night and Day Tenor Sax 8 bars
02/17/1946 I’m a Lovin’ Man Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses) simultaneously with Buckner
02/17/1946 I’m a Lovin’ Man Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
03/01/1946 I Need a Knife, Fork and a Spoon Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
03/01/1946 I Need a Knife, Fork and a Spoon Tenor Sax 8 bars
03/01/1946 I Need a Knife, Fork and a Spoon Tenor Sax 8 bars coda with Carter vocal
03/02/1946 Chinero Tenor Sax 8 bars
03/02/1946 Snowbound Tenor Sax obbligato behind Allyn vocal
03/02/1946 Sweet and Lovely Tenor Sax obbligato behind Allyn vocal (also Hendrickson obbligato)
03/02/1946 Sweet and Lovely Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
03/02/1946 Sweet and Lovely Tenor Sax obbligato behind Allyn vocal
03/03/1946 Fiesta in Brass Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
03/03/1946 Hello, Goodbye, Forget It Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
03/03/1946 Skymaster (Rhythm Man) Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
03/04/1946 Step and Fetch It (Stepin Fetchit) Tenor Sax 20 bars
03/05/1946 Fiesta in Brass Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
03/05/1946 Queer Street Tenor Sax 8 bars
03/06/1946 Skymaster (Rhythm Man) Tenor Sax 16 bars
03/08/1946 Queer Street Tenor Sax 8 bars
03/28/1946 Moose the Mooche Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge
03/28/1946 Moose the Mooche Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge
03/28/1946 Moose the Mooche Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge
03/28/1946 A Night in Tunisia Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
03/28/1946 A Night in Tunisia Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
03/28/1946 Ornithology Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/28/1946 Ornithology Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/28/1946 Ornithology Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/28/1946 Yardbird Suite Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge
03/28/1946 Yardbird Suite Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
03/28/1946 Yardbird Suite Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
04/01/1946 Body and Soul Tenor Sax 8 bars (4+4 obbligato)
04/26/1946 How Deep Is the Ocean? Tenor Sax obbligato behind Parrish vocal
05/01/1946 I Gotta Put You Down Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
05/01/1946 One O’Clock Boogie Tenor Sax 10 bars
06/01/1946 I Need a Knife, Fork and a Spoon Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
06/01/1946 I Sold My Heart to the Junk Man Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
06/01/1946 Voot Nay on the Vot Nay Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
08/01/1946 Hot House Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
08/01/1946 Lover Tenor Sax 128 bars (2 choruses)
08/01/1946 Ornithology Tenor Sax 96 bars (3 choruses)
08/01/1946 Wee (Allen’s Alley) Tenor Sax 96 bars (3 choruses)
08/15/1946 Why Should I Remember? Tenor Sax 8 bars
08/16/1946 Clinchin’ with Tom Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
08/16/1946 Lover Tenor Sax 64 bars starting at bridge
09/05/1946 King Porter Stomp Tenor Sax 16 bars
09/05/1946 Mahogany Hall Stomp Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
09/13/1946 Commercial Eyes Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
09/13/1946 Dodo’s Bounce Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
09/13/1946 Dodo’s Lament Tenor Sax 32 bars
09/13/1946 Dodo’s Lament Tenor Sax 10 bars and cadenza
09/13/1946 Schuffle That Ruff (Shuffle That Riff, Shuffle That Ruff) Tenor Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses)
09/13/1946 Slam’s Mishap Tenor Sax 34 bars
09/13/1946 Smooth Sailing Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
09/21/1946 I’m Just a Lucky So and So Tenor Sax  
09/21/1946 Solitude Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
10/01/1946 A.B.C. Blues Tenor Sax Thompson obbligato over 24 bars (2 choruses) of Jordan vocal
10/01/1946 Sleepy Time down South Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
10/02/1946 Empty Bed Blues Tenor Sax 4 bars
10/02/1946 He’s Tall, Dark and Handsome Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
11/04/1946 Flight of the Vout Bug Tenor Sax 30 bars
11/04/1946 It Shouldn’t Happen to a Dream Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
12/01/1946 Drop Dead Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus on blues form although composition is not)
12/28/1946 Josefine (Josephine) Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
12/29/1946 Ain’t Got No Loot Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
12/29/1946 For You Tenor Sax 16 bars and cadenza
01/01/1947 Chelsea Bridge Tenor Sax 4 bars obbligato
01/01/1947 Take the “A” Train Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/18/1947 Jeep’s Blues Tenor Sax 8 bars
01/18/1947 Rhapsody in Blue Tenor Sax 8 bars alternating 2s with Carpenter
01/18/1947 Things Ain’t What They Used to Be Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
01/18/1947 Yesterdays Tenor Sax 16 bars
04/20/1947 Daydream (Day Dream) Tenor Sax 8 bars (could be Corcoran)
04/22/1947 Boppin’ the Blues Tenor Sax 60 bars (5 choruses)
04/22/1947 Boulevard Bounce Tenor Sax 4-bar intro
04/22/1947 Boulevard Bounce Tenor Sax 4-bar intro
04/22/1947 From Dixieland to Bebop (Condon Meets Gillespie) Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
04/22/1947 Just One More Chance Tenor Sax 52 bars and cadenza
05/15/1947 Just You, Just Me Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
05/20/1947 Blue Rhythm Be-Bop Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
05/20/1947 Blue Rhythm Be-Bop Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
05/20/1947 Blue Rhythm Blues Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
05/20/1947 Blue Rhythm Jam Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
06/07/1947 Hickory Dickory Dock Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
07/03/1947 You Don’t Know What Love Is Tenor Sax rubato intro
02/28/1948 Body and Soul Tenor Sax 4-bar intro
02/28/1948 Body and Soul Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) and cadenza
01/17/1949 How High the Moon Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
01/17/1949 The Squirrel Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
02/26/1949 Half Nelson Tenor Sax 32 bars
02/26/1949 Scrapple from the Apple Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
03/05/1949 Anthropology Tenor Sax 96 bars (3 choruses)
03/05/1949 Anthropology Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/05/1949 Barbados Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
03/05/1949 Cheryl Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
03/05/1949 Cheryl Tenor Sax 4 bars
03/12/1949 Chasin’ the Bird Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) piano out on first
03/12/1949 Cheryl Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
09/15/1949 Nothin’ from Nothin’ Tenor Sax 28 bars
09/15/1949 Slow Drag Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
04/19/1950 If I Knew You Were There Tenor Sax obbligato behind Hibbler vocal
04/19/1950 If I Knew You Were There Tenor Sax 4 bars bridge
04/19/1950 Song of the Wanderer Tenor Sax 8 bars
06/01/1950 Coolin’ with Collins Tenor Sax 60 bars (5 choruses)
06/01/1950 Over the Rainbow Tenor Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses)
06/01/1950 Paradise Valley Tenor Sax 16 bars
06/01/1950 Stay in There Tenor Sax 16 bars
06/01/1950 Stay in There Vocalist with ensemble vocal
06/01/1950 Stay in There Vocalist with ensemble vocal
06/16/1950 Rockaway Blues Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
06/16/1950 Rockaway Blues Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
12/09/1950 This Is Jazz Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
12/09/1950 This Is Jazz Tenor Sax 8 bars last chorus bridge
12/14/1950 Byas a Drink Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
12/14/1950 Don’cha Go ‘Way Mad (Black Velvet) Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
12/14/1950 In a Little Spanish Town Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
12/14/1950 Rose Room Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
12/14/1950 Royal Garden Blues Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
12/14/1950 Royal Garden Blues Tenor Sax 4 bars
12/14/1950 Stardust Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
12/18/1950 Bugle Call Rag Tenor Sax 24 bars
12/18/1950 Bugle Call Rag Tenor Sax 16 bars
12/18/1950 Bugle Call Rag Tenor Sax 12 bars
12/18/1950 Perdido Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
12/18/1950 Perdido Tenor Sax 8 bars last chorus bridge
12/18/1950 Rockin’ in Rhythm Tenor Sax 16 bars
12/20/1950 C Jam Blues Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
12/20/1950 Minerva Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge
12/20/1950 Stardust Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
12/20/1950 Three Buckets of Jive Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
12/21/1950 Anything You Want Tenor Sax 8 bars
12/21/1950 Chartreuse Tenor Sax 24 bars
12/21/1950 I’ve Found a New Baby (I Found a New Baby) Tenor Sax 34 bars (2-bar break + 1 chorus)
12/21/1950 Rose Room Tenor Sax 14 bars
12/21/1950 Soft Winds Tenor Sax 60 bars (5 choruses)
12/21/1950 Sometimes I’m Happy Tenor Sax 8 bars
10/15/1951 Coffee and Cigarettes (Thinking It Over) Tenor Sax 4-bar intro
10/31/1951 The Bittersweet Tenor Sax obbligato behind Allen vocal
10/31/1951 The Bluest Blues Tenor Sax 14 bars
05/30/1952 Carolina Moon Tenor Sax 16 bars in 6/4
05/30/1952 Hornin’ In Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
05/30/1952 Hornin’ In Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
05/30/1952 Let’s Cool One Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
05/30/1952 Sixteen Tenor Sax 32 bars (2 choruses)
05/30/1952 Sixteen Tenor Sax 32 bars (2 choruses)
05/30/1952 Skippy Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
05/30/1952 Skippy Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
08/01/1952 Solitude Tenor Sax obbligati behind Scott
08/14/1953 Flamingo Tenor Sax 40 bars (1 chorus and coda)
08/14/1953 The Scene Is Clean Tenor Sax 120 bars (8-bar break + 3.5 choruses)
03/02/1954 Bunny Tenor Sax 28 bars (1 chorus less 4-bar ensemble sendoff)
03/02/1954 Little Boy Blow Tenor Sax 12 bars (3X4)
03/02/1954 Little Boy Blow Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/02/1954 Moonlight in Vermont Tenor Sax 34 bars (1 chorus)
03/02/1954 Moonlight in Vermont Tenor Sax 18 bars starting from bridge
03/02/1954 The Night Hawk Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
04/29/1954 Blue ‘n’ Boogie Tenor Sax 136 bars (12 choruses less 2X4-bar ensemble sendoffs on first 2 choruses
04/29/1954 Walkin’ (Gravy) Tenor Sax 120 bars (10 choruses)
05/24/1954 Rhumba-Finale Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses) on blues form
06/02/1954 Cat Meets Chick Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
06/02/1954 The Man I Love Tenor Sax 64 bars (1 chorus) extended form
09/15/1954 Cool Eyes Tenor Sax 20 bars alternating with ensemble
09/15/1954 Pile Driver Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
10/01/1954 After You’ve Gone Tenor Sax 40 bars
10/01/1954 Blue and Esoteric Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
10/01/1954 Blue and Esoteric Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
10/01/1954 Easy to Love Tenor Sax 16 bars over 1 chorus
10/01/1954 Ever so Easy Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
10/01/1954 A Hundred Years from Today Tenor Sax 10 bars
10/01/1954 Kamman’s A’Comin’ Tenor Sax 72 bars (6 choruses)
10/01/1954 Kamman’s A’Comin’ Tenor Sax 84 bars (7 choruses) 4-bar exchanges with Johnson
10/01/1954 Kamman’s A’Comin’ Tenor Sax 44 bars (3+ choruses) 4-bar exchanges with Pettiford
10/01/1954 Lover Tenor Sax 64 bars (1 chorus)
10/01/1954 Lover Tenor Sax 32 bars (0.5 chorus) 2-bar exchanges with Yaged, Teagarden and Braff
10/01/1954 Mr. E-Z Tenor Sax 2 bars intro
10/01/1954 Mr. E-Z Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
10/01/1954 Mr. E-Z Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
10/01/1954 Mr. E-Z Tenor Sax 2 bars coda
10/01/1954 Prelude to a Mood Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
10/01/1954 Salute to Charlie Parker Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
10/01/1954 St. James Infirmary Tenor Sax 8 bars
10/01/1954 Stars Fell on Alabama Tenor Sax 8 bars
10/01/1954 Tune for Tex Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
10/01/1954 Where or When Tenor Sax 20 bars
10/01/1954 Where or When Tenor Sax 12 bars
10/01/1954 Where or When Tenor Sax 56 bars
12/07/1954 Don’t Get Scared (Don’t Be Afraid) Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
12/07/1954 Funk Junction Tenor Sax 8 bars
12/07/1954 You’re Crying Tenor Sax 16 bars
12/07/1954 You’re Crying Tenor Sax 8 bars and coda
03/14/1955 Django Tenor Sax 32 bars
03/14/1955 Little David’s Fugue Tenor Sax 44 bars
03/14/1955 Sun Dance Tenor Sax 22 bars
08/11/1955 Embraceable You Tenor Sax 24 bars (0.75 chorus)
08/11/1955 Georgia Mae Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
08/11/1955 Lincoln Heights Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
08/11/1955 Lover Man Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
08/11/1955 Lover Man Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge and cadenza
08/11/1955 Shoe Shine Boy Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
08/11/1955 Shoe Shine Boy Tenor Sax 2-bar break on coda
08/11/1955 Shoe Shine Boy Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
08/11/1955 Shoe Shine Boy Tenor Sax 2-bar break on coda
08/12/1955 Hear Ye! Hear Ye! Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
08/12/1955 Little Beaver Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
08/12/1955 You Don’t Know What Love Is Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
11/18/1955 Midsömmer Tenor Sax 18 bars
11/18/1955 Turnpike Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
11/19/1955 Bone Brother Tenor Sax 30 bars
11/19/1955 Count ‘Em Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
01/05/1956 Come Rain or Come Shine Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/05/1956 Flamingo Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/05/1956 Fred’s Mood Tenor Sax 72 bars (6 choruses)
01/05/1956 Fred’s Mood Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses) 4-bar exchanges with Clarke alternating with Jackson
01/05/1956 Soulful Tenor Sax 60 bars (5 choruses)
01/05/1956 They Can’t Take That Away from Me Tenor Sax 36 bars (1 chorus)
01/05/1956 Wild Man Tenor Sax 72 bars (6 choruses)
01/17/1956 Bright Blues Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
01/17/1956 Hello Tenor Sax obbligato behind 48-bar (1.5 choruses) Jackson statement of theme
01/17/1956 Hello Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
01/17/1956 Hello Tenor Sax obbligato behind 8-bar Jackson statement of theme
01/17/1956 How High the Moon Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
01/23/1956 Angel Face Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge with Jackson obbligato
01/23/1956 Angel Face Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
01/23/1956 Angel Face Tenor Sax 8 bars
01/23/1956 The Lady Is a Tramp Tenor Sax 96 bars (2 choruses)
01/23/1956 The Lady Is a Tramp Tenor Sax 80 bars 4-bar exchanges with Clarke alternating with Jackson
01/23/1956 Lover Tenor Sax 128 bars (2 choruses)
01/23/1956 Minor Conception Tenor Sax 96 bars (3 choruses)
01/23/1956 Minor Conception Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) 8-bar exchanges with Jackson
01/23/1956 Minor Conception Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) 4-bar exchanges with Jackson with only drums
01/23/1956 Minor Conception Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) 4-bar exchanges with Clarke alternating with Jackson
01/23/1956 Mood Indigo Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/23/1956 Now’s the Time Tenor Sax 72 bars (6 choruses)
01/23/1956 Sometimes I’m Happy Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
01/23/1956 Soul in 3/4 Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses) in 3/4
01/23/1956 What’s New? Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/23/1956 What’s New? Tenor Sax 8 bars and cadenza
01/24/1956 Bo-Bi My Boy Tenor Sax 72 bars (6 choruses)
01/24/1956 Body and Soul Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
01/24/1956 Body and Soul Tenor Sax 8 bars
01/24/1956 OP Meets LT Tenor Sax 96 bars (3 choruses)
01/24/1956 Tricotism (Tricrotism, Tractatism) Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) guitar out on first
01/24/1956 Tricotism (Tricrotism, Tractatism) Tenor Sax 24 bars (0.75 chorus)
01/30/1956 Deep Passion Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) and cadenza
01/30/1956 Old Reliable Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
01/30/1956 Tom-Kattin’ Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
01/30/1956 Translation Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
02/05/1956 Blues in A-Flat Tenor Sax 168 bars (14 choruses)
02/05/1956 Lester Leaps In Tenor Sax 256 bars (8 choruses) piano out
02/05/1956 Rifftide (Hackensack) Tenor Sax 288 bars (9 choruses)
02/05/1956 Rifftide (Hackensack) Tenor Sax 128 bars (4 choruses) 8-bar exchanges with Sims and Truitt
02/05/1956 Tricotism (Tricrotism, Tractatism) Tenor Sax 96 bars (3 choruses)
02/05/1956 Tricotism (Tricrotism, Tractatism) Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
02/14/1956 Jessica’s Day Tenor Sax 8 bars first chorus bridge
02/14/1956 Sometimes I’m Happy Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
02/22/1956 A Minor Delight Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
02/22/1956 One Cool Night Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
02/22/1956 One Cool Night Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
02/22/1956 Sophisticated Lady Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
02/22/1956 Takin’ Care ‘o Business (Takin’ Care ‘n Business) Tenor Sax 72 bars (6 choruses)
02/22/1956 Takin’ Care ‘o Business (Takin’ Care ‘n Business) Tenor Sax 72 bars (6 choruses)
02/22/1956 Thin Ice Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
02/22/1956 Thin Ice Tenor Sax 192 bars (6 choruses)
02/22/1956 Thin Ice Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
02/22/1956 Thin Ice Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
02/22/1956 Thin Ice Tenor Sax 256 bars (8 choruses)
02/22/1956 Thin Ice Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
03/05/1956 G et B (G and B) Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/05/1956 Marcel Le Fourreur (Marcel the Furrier) Tenor Sax 40 bars
03/05/1956 Marcel Le Fourreur (Marcel the Furrier) Tenor Sax 16 bars
03/05/1956 Souscription Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/05/1956 Souscription Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/07/1956 Gone with the Wind Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/07/1956 Gone with the Wind Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/07/1956 Influence Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/07/1956 Influence Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting from bridge
03/07/1956 The Man I Love Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/07/1956 The Man I Love Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting from bridge and cadenza
03/07/1956 Meet Quincy Jones Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/07/1956 Meet Quincy Jones Tenor Sax 30 bars (0.5 chorus) starting from bridge
03/07/1956 There’s No You Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/07/1956 There’s No You Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting from bridge and cadenza
03/07/1956 Tight Squeeze Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses) piano out on first two
03/14/1956 But Not for Me Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/14/1956 But Not for Me Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
03/14/1956 Don’t Blame Me Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/14/1956 Don’t Blame Me Tenor Sax 14 bars starting at bridge and cadenza
03/14/1956 Indian Summer Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/14/1956 Indian Summer Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
03/14/1956 Our Love Is Here to Stay Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
03/14/1956 Our Love Is Here to Stay Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
03/14/1956 Undecided Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
03/14/1956 Undecided Tenor Sax 24 bars
03/14/1956 You Go to My Head Tenor Sax 24 bars
03/14/1956 You Go to My Head Tenor Sax 14 bars
03/24/1956 East of the Sun Tenor Sax 36 bars (1 chorus)
03/24/1956 East of the Sun Tenor Sax 8 bars
03/24/1956 I Can’t Give You Anything but Love Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/24/1956 I Can’t Give You Anything but Love Tenor Sax 24 bars
03/24/1956 I Cover the Waterfront Tenor Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses) and cadenza
03/24/1956 Lullaby in Rhythm Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/24/1956 Lullaby in Rhythm Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
03/24/1956 My Funny Valentine Tenor Sax rubato with only piano
03/24/1956 My Funny Valentine Tenor Sax 36 bars
03/24/1956 My Funny Valentine Tenor Sax rubato with only piano and cadenza
03/24/1956 Tenderly Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/24/1956 Tenderly Tenor Sax 6 bars and cadenza
03/27/1956 Lucky Strikes Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/27/1956 My Love Supreme Tenor Sax 32 bars and cadenza
03/27/1956 You Are My Dream Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
03/27/1956 You Are My Dream Tenor Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses)
03/29/1956 Brown Rose (Theme For a Brown Rose) Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus ABA 12+8+12 form)
03/29/1956 Brown Rose (Theme For a Brown Rose) Tenor Sax 8-bar coda
03/29/1956 A Distant Sound Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/29/1956 Once Upon a Time Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/29/1956 Portrait of Django Tenor Sax 32 bars and cadenza
03/29/1956 Still Waters Tenor Sax 8-bar interlude
03/29/1956 Still Waters Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/29/1956 A Sunkissed Rose Tenor Sax 52 bars
04/05/1956 Nothin’ but the Soul Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
04/05/1956 Passin’ Time Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
04/05/1956 To a Mornin’ Sunrise Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) and cadenza
04/05/1956 Why Weep? Tenor Sax 96 bars (8 choruses)
04/16/1956 Fascinating Blues Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
04/16/1956 Let’s Try Again Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
04/16/1956 Lullaby of the Leaves Tenor Sax 62 bars and cadenza
04/16/1956 Stewin’ up a Wig Tenor Sax 80 bars (2.5 choruses)
04/17/1956 Angel Eyes Tenor Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses)
04/17/1956 But Not for Tonight Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
04/17/1956 The Parisian Knights (Parisian Knight) Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
04/17/1956 Quick as a Flash Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
04/17/1956 Street Scene Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
04/17/1956 To You Dear One Tenor Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses)
04/18/1956 My Heart Speaks Tenor Sax 50 bars
04/18/1956 My Heart Speaks Tenor Sax 8 bars
04/18/1956 Rainbow Inn Tenor Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses)
04/18/1956 Seeing Is Believing Tenor Sax 84 bars (7 choruses)
04/18/1956 Take Care Beware Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
04/18/1956 The World Awakes Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
04/18/1956 Yard Bird’s Pet Tenor Sax 64 bars (1 chorus)
04/18/1956 Yard Bird’s Pet Tenor Sax 128 bars (2 choruses)
04/20/1956 One Last Goodbye Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
04/20/1956 One Last Goodbye Tenor Sax 8 bars
04/20/1956 Velvet Rain Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) piano out
04/20/1956 You Move, You Lose Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) piano out on first
04/25/1956 Everything Happens to Me Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
04/25/1956 Everything Happens to Me Tenor Sax 8 bars and cadenza
04/25/1956 Fine and Dandy Tenor Sax 96 bars (3 choruses) piano out on first two
04/25/1956 Fine and Lucky Tenor Sax 128 bars (4 choruses) piano out on first two
04/25/1956 Ow! Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) piano out on first
04/25/1956 Time on My Hands Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
04/25/1956 What Is This Thing Called Love? Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
04/25/1956 What Is This Thing Called Love? Tenor Sax 8 bars final bridge
05/11/1956 Bluebeard Blues Tenor Sax 44 bars (4 choruses less 4 bars ensemble)
05/11/1956 Easy Going Tenor Sax 8-bar interlude and break
05/11/1956 Easy Going Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
05/11/1956 Home Free Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
05/11/1956 I Should Care Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
05/11/1956 I Should Care Tenor Sax 18 bars and cadenza
05/11/1956 One for the Boys and Us Tenor Sax 60 bars (5 choruses) piano out on some
05/23/1956 Fuego Cubano (Cuban Fire) Tenor Sax 16 bars
05/23/1956 Quien Sabe (Who Knows) Tenor Sax 16 bars
06/11/1956 Deep Passion Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
06/11/1956 Deep Passion Tenor Sax 8 bars (0.25 chorus)
06/11/1956 Deep Passion Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.25 chorus) starting from bridge
06/12/1956 Not so Sleepy Tenor Sax 24 bars starting at bridge
06/12/1956 Smoke Signal Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.25 chorus) bridge
06/19/1956 The Pendulum at Falcon’s Lair Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge
06/25/1956 Tears to Burn Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
08/01/1956 Dark Eyes Tenor Sax 32 bars (2 choruses)
08/01/1956 Deep Purple Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
08/01/1956 I Don’t Stand a Ghost of a Chance with You Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
08/01/1956 Lionel’s Choo Choo (What’s Your Hurry) Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
08/01/1956 Lionel’s Choo Choo (What’s Your Hurry) Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
08/01/1956 Over the Rainbow Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
08/01/1956 Reindeer Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
08/01/1956 Reindeer Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) 8-bar exchanges with Hampton
08/01/1956 Reindeer Tenor Sax 4 bars
08/01/1956 Reindeer Tenor Sax 4 bars
08/01/1956 Romeo’s Gone Now Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
08/01/1956 Undecided Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
08/01/1956 When You’re Smiling Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
09/14/1956 Sermonette Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
09/19/1956 Boo’s Blues Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
09/29/1956 Walkin’ (Gravy) Tenor Sax 60 bars (5 choruses)
11/01/1956 All of Me Tenor Sax Thompson obbligato behind Hartman vocal over 18 bars (0.5 chorus and coda)
11/01/1956 All of Me Tenor Sax Thompson obbligato behind Hartman vocal over 18 bars (0.5 chorus and coda)
11/01/1956 Blue Skies Tenor Sax 12 bars
11/01/1956 Blue Skies Tenor Sax 12 bars
11/24/1956 Fine and Dandy Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
11/24/1956 Fine and Dandy Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) 4-bar exchanges with Jones
11/24/1956 Lover Man Tenor Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses)
12/04/1956 Caravan Tenor Sax obbligato behind Washington
12/05/1956 You’re Crying Tenor Sax obbligato behind Washington
12/06/1956 Bargain Day Tenor Sax obbligato behind Washington
12/06/1956 Never Let Me Go Tenor Sax 7 bars
12/11/1956 Dancing Sunbeam Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) guitar out on first
12/11/1956 I Can’t Give You Anything but Love Tenor Sax 2-bar break between Armstrong’s vocal and trumpet solo
12/11/1956 Little Tenderfoot Tenor Sax 96 bars (3 choruses) guitar out on first two
12/11/1956 Mister Man Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses) guitar out on first three
12/11/1956 Mister Man Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
12/11/1956 The Plain but the Simple Truth Tenor Sax 72 bars (6 choruses) guitar out on first three
12/11/1956 The Plain but the Simple Truth Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
12/12/1956 Good Luck (Glamour Game) Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses) piano out
12/12/1956 N R 1 Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses) piano out on first two
12/12/1956 N R 2 Tenor Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses)
12/12/1956 Once There Was Tenor Sax 54 bars (1.5 choruses)
12/13/1956 Memories of You Tenor Sax 8 bars between Armstrong’s vocal and trumpet solo
12/19/1956 I’m Shooting High Tenor Sax 10 bars
12/19/1956 Just Squeeze Me Tenor Sax Thompson obbligato behind Connor over 36 bars (1 chorus and 4-bar coda)
12/19/1956 My Shining Hour Tenor Sax Thompson obbligato behind Connor over 16 bars
01/05/1957 Blues at Twilight Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
01/05/1957 Ignunt Oil Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/05/1957 Sermonette Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/05/1957 The Spirit-Feel Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
01/09/1957 Ask an Alaskan Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge
01/09/1957 Blue in Peru Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
01/09/1957 Gibraltar Rock Tenor Sax 8 bars
01/09/1957 Hassle in Havana Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
01/09/1957 Just a Japanese Sideman Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
01/09/1957 Parisienne Eyeful Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
01/09/1957 Piccadilly Panic Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/09/1957 Prettily Italy Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
01/09/1957 Sorta Spanish Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/09/1957 Stateside Static Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge
01/09/1957 Strictly Occidental Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge
01/09/1957 Tipperary Fairy Tenor Sax 50 bars (2-bar break + 1 chorus)
07/06/1957 Embassy Boogie Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
07/06/1957 How Long Blues Tenor Sax 16 bars
07/06/1957 How Long Blues Tenor Sax 16 bars
07/06/1957 I Want a Little Girl Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
07/06/1957 I Want a Little Girl Tenor Sax obbligato behind 8-bar Price vocal
07/06/1957 I Want a Little Girl Tenor Sax 4-bar intro
07/06/1957 Lucky T Tenor Sax 44 bars (1 chorus)
07/06/1957 Minor Blues Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
07/06/1957 Minor Blues Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
07/06/1957 Paris Blues Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
07/06/1957 Paris Blues Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses) with Sasson and Price
07/06/1957 Sweet Georgia Brown Tenor Sax 96 bars (3 choruses)
07/06/1957 Up Above My Head Tenor Sax 32 bars
07/15/1957 Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea Tenor Sax 8 bar obbligato to vocal on bridge
07/15/1957 Everybody’s Doin’ It Now Tenor Sax 4 bars
07/15/1957 Sleep Tenor Sax 8-bar obbligato to vocal
09/05/1957 Everything Happens to Me Tenor Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses)
09/05/1957 Strike up the Band Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) piano out on first
09/05/1957 Strike up the Band Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) 4-bar exchanges with Garros
09/05/1957 Strike up the Band Tenor Sax 24 bars
09/12/1957 I’ll Remember April Tenor Sax 8 bars
09/12/1957 I’ll Remember April Tenor Sax 96 bars (2 choruses) piano out on first
09/12/1957 I’ll Remember April Tenor Sax 32 bars
09/12/1957 I’ll Remember April Tenor Sax 32 bars 4-bar exchanges with Clarke
09/12/1957 Now’s the Time Tenor Sax 72 bars (6 choruses)
09/23/1957 Fun for Four Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
09/23/1957 Love Me or Leave Me Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) 4-bar exchanges with Clarke
09/23/1957 Love Me or Leave Me Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) piano out
09/26/1957 Four Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
09/26/1957 Now’s the Time Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
09/26/1957 The Squirrel Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
09/26/1957 Stompin’ at the Savoy Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/02/1959 Have You Met Miss Jones? Soprano Sax 64 bars (2 choruses), second with band interludes includes last 8-bars of head and coda
01/02/1959 Now’s the Time Tenor Sax 84 bars (7 choruses) and cadenza
01/02/1959 What Is This Thing Called Love? Tenor Sax 80 bars (2.5 choruses) with band interludes on second and third choruses
01/02/1959 What Is This Thing Called Love? Tenor Sax last 8 bars of theme and coda
01/02/1959 You Don’t Know What Love Is Soprano Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses) theme and improvisations with band interludes and coda/cadenza
01/02/1959 You Don’t Know What Love Is Soprano Sax 10 bars intro with band
01/03/1959 Have You Met Miss Jones? Soprano Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) second with band shouts includes last 8 bars of theme and coda
01/03/1959 Now’s the Time Tenor Sax 84 bars (7 choruses) and cadenza
01/03/1959 What Is This Thing Called Love? Tenor Sax 80 bars (2.5 choruses) with band interludes on second and third choruses
01/03/1959 What Is This Thing Called Love? Tenor Sax last 8 bars of theme and coda
01/03/1959 You Don’t Know What Love Is Soprano Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses) theme and improvisations with band interludes and coda/cadenza
01/03/1959 You Don’t Know What Love Is Soprano Sax 19 bar intro with band
01/04/1959 You Go to My Head Soprano Sax 80 bars (2 choruses) and cadenza
01/06/1959 Crossroads of the Blues Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
01/06/1959 Sweet Georgia Brown Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
01/14/1959 Have You Met Miss Jones? Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) improvisation and theme, coda
01/14/1959 Have You Met Miss Jones? Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/14/1959 How About You? Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/14/1959 How About You? Soprano Sax 32 bars (last chorus) and cadenza
01/14/1959 Midnight Sun Soprano Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses) last 16 bars starting from bridge)
01/14/1959 Pennies from Heaven Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
01/14/1959 Pennies from Heaven Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) with tag ending
01/14/1959 Solitude Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/14/1959 Solitude Tenor Sax 8 bars and cadenza
01/14/1959 Soul Food Tenor Sax duet with M’Bow (others out)
01/15/1959 Brother Bob Soprano Sax duet with M’Bow (others out)
01/15/1959 O.W. Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses on minor blues form)
01/15/1959 Tea for Two Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/15/1959 Tea for Two Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/15/1959 We’ll Be Together Again Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/15/1959 We’ll Be Together Again Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge and cadenza
02/07/1959 Takin’ Care ‘o Business (Takin’ Care ‘n Business) Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
02/07/1959 The World Awakes Soprano Sax intro 32 bars with Quersin and M’Bow
02/07/1959 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
03/07/1959 Lover Man Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) and cadenza
03/12/1959 Body and Soul Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) and cadenza
03/12/1959 Don’t Blame Me Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) and cadenza
03/12/1959 Now’s the Time Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
03/12/1959 Now’s the Time Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
04/17/1959 Cherokee Tenor Sax 128 bars (2 choruses)
04/17/1959 Cherokee Tenor Sax 112 bars (1.75 choruses) 8-bar exchanges with von Moisy
04/17/1959 Jeannie Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
04/17/1959 Lover Man Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) and cadenza
04/17/1959 Midnight Sun Soprano Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses)
04/17/1959 Midnight Sun Soprano Sax 8 bars and cadenza
04/17/1959 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 16-bar intro vamp
04/17/1959 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 48 bars (4 choruses) piano out on first two
04/17/1959 Yesterdays Soprano Sax 16 bars
04/18/1959 Tricotism (Tricrotism, Tractatism) Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
04/18/1959 Tricotism (Tricrotism, Tractatism) Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
04/18/1959 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 84 bars (7 choruses)
04/18/1959 Yesterdays Soprano Sax 16 bars
04/18/1959 Yesterdays Soprano Sax 16 bars and cadenza
07/15/1959 Love for Sale Tenor Sax Thompson obbligato behind Zetterlund vocal over 32 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge
07/15/1959 Sophisticated Lady Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) first 8 with only piano
07/15/1959 Sophisticated Lady Soprano Sax 8 bars bridge
07/15/1959 Sophisticated Lady Soprano Sax cadenza
07/15/1959 Stuffy Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) piano out
07/15/1959 Summertime Soprano Sax obbligato behind Zetterlund vocal over 32 bars
07/15/1959 Summertime Soprano Sax 16 bars
07/15/1959 Summertime Soprano Sax obbligato behind Zetterlund vocal over 18 bars
07/15/1959 Treffpunkt Blues Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
07/15/1959 Treffpunkt Blues Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses) 4-bar exchanges with Bartz alternating with Gojkovic
11/07/1959 Anthropology Tenor Sax 96 bars (3 choruses)
11/07/1959 Anthropology Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) 4-bar exchanges with Clarke to cut off
01/09/1960 Lover Man Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/09/1960 Lover Man Soprano Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge and cadenza
01/09/1960 Strike up the Band Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) piano out on first
01/09/1960 Strike up the Band Tenor Sax 48 bars 4-bar exchanges with Clarke
02/13/1960 Deep Passion Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
02/13/1960 Easy Going Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
02/13/1960 Takin’ Care ‘o Business (Takin’ Care ‘n Business) Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
02/13/1960 Thin Ice Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
02/13/1960 Thin Ice Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) 8- and 4-bar exchanges with Clarke
02/13/1960 Thin Ice Tenor Sax 8 bars first chorus bridge
02/13/1960 Thin Ice Tenor Sax 8 bars last bridge
02/13/1960 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 24 bars intro vamp
02/13/1960 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
02/13/1960 Yard Bird’s Pet Tenor Sax 128 bars (2 choruses)
02/13/1960 Yesterdays Soprano Sax rubato intro
02/13/1960 Yesterdays Soprano Sax 48 bars
04/22/1960 Au Privave Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
04/22/1960 Brother Bob Soprano Sax 72 bars (6 choruses)
04/22/1960 Deep Passion Tenor Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses)
04/22/1960 Good Luck (Glamour Game) Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
04/22/1960 Lucky’s Workshop Theme Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) to fade out
04/22/1960 Star Eyes Soprano Sax 36 bars (1 chorus)
04/22/1960 Straight, No Chaser Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses) piano out
04/22/1960 Summertime Soprano Sax 48 bars
04/22/1960 Thin Ice Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
04/22/1960 Thin Ice Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) 8- and 4-bar exchanges with von Moisy
04/22/1960 What Is This Thing Called Love? Soprano Sax obbligato behind 32-bar (1 chorus) Merrill vocal
04/22/1960 What Is This Thing Called Love? Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
04/22/1960 What Is This Thing Called Love? Soprano Sax obbligato behind 36-bar (1 chorus + coda) Merrill vocal
05/28/1960 Check out Time Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
05/28/1960 Down the Stretch Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) to cut off
05/28/1960 Good Luck (Glamour Game) Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses) 4-bar exchanges with Clarke
05/28/1960 Nothin’ but the Soul Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
05/28/1960 One Last Goodbye Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
05/28/1960 One Last Goodbye Tenor Sax 8 bars
05/28/1960 Why Weep? Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
05/28/1960 Why Weep? Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses) 4-bar exchanges with Clarke
05/28/1960 Yesterday’s Bottle Soprano Sax 8-bar intro
05/28/1960 Yesterday’s Bottle Soprano Sax 12 bars
10/14/1960 Lover Man Soprano Sax solo rubato intro
10/14/1960 Lover Man Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
10/14/1960 Lover Man Soprano Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge and cadenza
10/14/1960 Strike up the Band Tenor Sax 160 bars (5 choruses) 8-bar exchanges with Humair
10/14/1960 Strike up the Band Tenor Sax 160 bars (5 choruses)
10/14/1960 Strike up the Band Tenor Sax cadenza
10/14/1960 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 12-bar intro vamp
10/14/1960 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 36 bars (3 choruses) 4-bar exchanges with Trunk
11/25/1960 Einsames Mädchen Am Meer Soprano Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses)
11/25/1960 I Want to Be Happy Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
11/25/1960 Mysterioso Mr. X Soprano Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
11/25/1960 One Last Goodbye Tenor Sax rubato solo intro
11/25/1960 One Last Goodbye Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) and cadenza
11/25/1960 Take the “A” Train Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
11/25/1960 Take the “A” Train Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) 4-bar exchanges among the four saxes
11/25/1960 Why Weep? Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
11/25/1960 Why Weep? Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses) 4-bar exchanges with Pronk
04/01/1961 Beautiful Tuesday Soprano Sax 72 bars (2 choruses)
04/01/1961 I Remember When (Love and Respect) Soprano Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses)
04/01/1961 I Remember When (Love and Respect) Soprano Sax last 8-bars of theme
04/01/1961 Is the Long Road the Right Road? (Our Shared Blessings) Soprano Sax 48 bars (4 choruses) piano out on first two
04/01/1961 It’s Fantasy (Scratching the Surface) Tenor Sax 48 bars (2 choruses) piano out on first two
04/01/1961 Last Night I Met an Angel (Warm Inside) Tenor Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses)
04/01/1961 Last Night I Met an Angel (Warm Inside) Tenor Sax last 8 bars of theme
04/01/1961 Lord, Lord, Am I Ever Gonna Know? Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses on 12-bar blues form) piano out on first two
04/01/1961 Sky High (Say That to Say This) Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) piano out
04/01/1961 Sky High (Say That to Say This) Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) 4-bar exchanges with Clarke (piano out)
04/01/1961 Two Steps Out (Choose Your Own, Two Stops Out) Soprano Sax 8-bar intro
04/01/1961 Two Steps Out (Choose Your Own, Two Stops Out) Soprano Sax 72 bars (6 choruses) on 12-bar blues form
04/01/1961 Two Steps Out (Choose Your Own, Two Stops Out) Soprano Sax 8-bar interlude at slower tempo
04/01/1961 Two Steps Out (Choose Your Own, Two Stops Out) Soprano Sax 8-bar coda
04/01/1961 Two Steps Out (Choose Your Own, Two Stops Out) Tenor Sax 8-bar interlude at faster tempo
04/01/1961 Two Steps Out (Choose Your Own, Two Stops Out) Tenor Sax 132 bars (11 choruses) on 12-bar blues form
04/28/1961 Another Whirl Tenor Sax 46 bars
04/28/1961 Another Whirl Tenor Sax 62 bars
04/28/1961 Check out Time Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses) piano out
04/28/1961 Could I Meet You Later? Tenor Sax 20 bars (4+12+4)
04/28/1961 Down the Stretch Tenor Sax 96 bars (3 choruses) piano out
04/28/1961 The Fire Bug Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
04/28/1961 From Day Till Dawn Soprano Sax 32 bars
04/28/1961 From Day Till Dawn Soprano Sax 8 bars
04/28/1961 From Day Till Dawn Soprano Sax 8 bars
04/28/1961 Hang Over Heaven Tenor Sax 16 bar interlude
04/28/1961 Hang Over Heaven Tenor Sax 32 bars
04/28/1961 I Remember When (Love and Respect) Soprano Sax 4-bar intro with Diernhammer
04/28/1961 I Remember When (Love and Respect) Soprano Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses)
04/28/1961 I Remember When (Love and Respect) Soprano Sax 8 bars
04/28/1961 Is the Long Road the Right Road? (Our Shared Blessings) Soprano Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
04/28/1961 It’s Fantasy (Scratching the Surface) Tenor Sax 48 bars
04/28/1961 It’s Thursday Tenor Sax 16 bars
04/28/1961 It’s Thursday Tenor Sax 16 bars
04/28/1961 Last Night I Met an Angel (Warm Inside) Tenor Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses)
04/28/1961 Minuet in Blues Soprano Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
04/28/1961 Mr. Care Free Soprano Sax 26 bars (2-bar break + 2 choruses)
04/28/1961 Notorious Love Soprano Sax 30 bars
04/28/1961 Old Reliable Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
04/28/1961 Seeing Is Believing Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
04/28/1961 Sky High (Say That to Say This) Tenor Sax 70 bars
04/28/1961 Sky High (Say That to Say This) Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) 8- and 4-bar exchanges with Humair
04/28/1961 Two Steps Out (Choose Your Own, Two Stops Out) Soprano Sax 48 bars (4 choruses) first without accompaniment
05/29/1961 Move Tenor Sax 8 bars (4+4)
05/29/1961 Move Tenor Sax 8 bars (4+4)
05/29/1961 Move Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
05/29/1961 Move Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) 8- and 4-bar exchanges with Byers
05/29/1961 Move Tenor Sax 4 bars
05/29/1961 Steeplechase Tenor Sax 8 bars first chorus bridge
05/29/1961 Steeplechase Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
05/29/1961 Steeplechase Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) 4-bar exchanges with Byers
05/29/1961 Unknown Title Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
08/01/1961 Frosty Summer Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
08/01/1961 Frosty Summer Soprano Sax 8 bars (bridge)
08/01/1961 On Easy Street Tenor Sax 16-bar break
08/01/1961 On Easy Street Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
08/01/1961 On Easy Street Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
02/25/1962 Cherokee Tenor Sax 128 bars (2 choruses) piano out on first
02/25/1962 Cherokee Tenor Sax 128 bars (2 choruses) 8- and 4-bar exchanges with drummer
02/25/1962 Cherokee Tenor Sax cadenza
02/25/1962 Lover Man Soprano Sax 40 bars
02/25/1962 Lover Man Soprano Sax 8 bars and cadenza
02/25/1962 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 28-bar intro vamp
02/25/1962 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 60 bars (5 choruses)
02/25/1962 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 24 bars (2 choruses) 4-bar exchanges with drummer
02/25/1962 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 20 bar coda vamp
03/01/1962 Mean to Me Soprano Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) piano out on first
03/01/1962 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 18 bars (intro vamp)
03/01/1962 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 96 bars (8 choruses) piano out on first 6
03/01/1962 The World Awakes Soprano Sax vamp to cut off
03/01/1962 You Go to My Head Soprano Sax 56 bars (1 chorus plus 16 bars of next)
03/01/1962 You Go to My Head Soprano Sax 16 bars and cadenza
03/08/1962 Cherokee Soprano Sax 14 bars intro vamp
03/08/1962 Cherokee Tenor Sax 128 bars (2 choruses) piano out on first
03/08/1962 Cherokee Tenor Sax 48 bars 8-bar exchanges with Schiøpffe
03/08/1962 Everything Happens to Me Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
03/08/1962 Everything Happens to Me Tenor Sax 8 bars and cadenza
03/08/1962 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 28 bars intro vamp
03/08/1962 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 60 bars (5 choruses)
03/08/1962 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 24 bars (2 choruses) 4-bar exchanges with Schiøpffe
03/08/1962 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 24 bars coda vamp
03/08/1962 You Don’t Know What Love Is Soprano Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
03/08/1962 You Don’t Know What Love Is Soprano Sax 8 bars and cadenza
05/31/1962 The Birth of Sunday Soprano Sax 28 bars
05/31/1962 The Birth of Sunday Soprano Sax 11 bars
05/31/1962 The Birth of Sunday Soprano Sax 8 bars
05/31/1962 The Green Man Tenor Sax 58 bars (2+16+24+8+8)
05/31/1962 Racy Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
05/31/1962 Racy Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus) saxes simultaneous improvisation
05/31/1962 Racy Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses) saxes take 2-bar stop time breaks
05/31/1962 Seven Tenor Sax 144 bars (12 choruses) – all saxes engage in 4-bar and longer exchanges
05/31/1962 Snooky Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
05/31/1962 Taps Miller Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
05/31/1962 Taps Miller Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) 4-bar exchanges among saxes
05/31/1962 ‘Twas Yesterdays (It Was Yesterdays) Tenor Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses)
05/31/1962 ‘Twas Yesterdays (It Was Yesterdays) Tenor Sax 8 bars and cadenza
08/02/1962 I Got It Bad and That Ain’t Good Soprano Sax 42 bars and cadenza (begins in progess on bridge under announcer)
08/02/1962 Lester Leaps In Tenor Sax 128 bars (4 choruses) piano out on first two
08/02/1962 Lester Leaps In Tenor Sax 8 bars bridge
08/02/1962 Speak Low Soprano Sax 56 bars (1 chorus)
08/02/1962 Speak Low Soprano Sax 28-bar intro vamp
08/02/1962 Speak Low Soprano Sax 32 bars
03/08/1963 Dearly Beloved Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/08/1963 Long Ago and Far Away Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/08/1963 Long Ago and Far Away Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
03/08/1963 Look For the Silver Lining Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/08/1963 Look For the Silver Lining Soprano Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) 4-bar exchanges with Bailey
03/08/1963 Lovely to Look At Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/08/1963 No More Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
03/08/1963 They Didn’t Believe Me Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/08/1963 They Didn’t Believe Me Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
03/08/1963 Who? Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) one without piano
03/08/1963 Who? Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) 4 bar exchanges with Bailey
03/08/1963 Why Do I Love You? Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
03/08/1963 Why Was I Born? Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
02/28/1964 The Fire Bug Tenor Sax 168 bars (14 choruses)
02/28/1964 Minuet in Blues Soprano Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
02/28/1964 ‘Twas Yesterdays (It Was Yesterdays) Tenor Sax 8 bars
02/28/1964 ‘Twas Yesterdays (It Was Yesterdays) Tenor Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses)
02/28/1964 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 32-bar intro vamp
02/28/1964 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 48 bars (4 choruses) exchanges with Dreares (4 ss/8 d)
02/28/1964 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 84 bars (7 choruses)
02/28/1964 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 24 bars coda vamp
09/15/1964 Fly with the Wind Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) first with piano out
09/15/1964 Fly with the Wind Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) 8- and 4-bar exchanges with Kay
09/15/1964 I Forgot to Remember Tenor Sax 16 bars
09/15/1964 In a Sentimental Mood Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
09/15/1964 In a Sentimental Mood Soprano Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) and cadenza
09/15/1964 Invitation Tenor Sax 8 bar interlude and break
09/15/1964 Invitation Tenor Sax 52 bars
09/15/1964 Mid Nite Oil Soprano Sax 96 bars in 3/4
09/15/1964 Mumba Neua Soprano Sax 88 bars
09/15/1964 Prey Loot Soprano Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
09/15/1964 Reminiscent Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) piano out first 16
10/09/1964 Gemini Tenor Sax 64 bars
10/09/1964 Gemini Tenor Sax 64 bars
01/01/1965 Anthropology Soprano Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
01/01/1965 Anthropology Soprano Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
01/01/1965 Caressable Tenor Sax 36 bars (1 chorus) including last 16 of theme
01/01/1965 Evil Eva Soprano Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
01/01/1965 I’ll Be Around Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/01/1965 I’ll Be Around Tenor Sax 8 bars (0.25 chorus)
01/01/1965 Kinfolk’s Corner Tenor Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
01/01/1965 Kinfolk’s Corner Tenor Sax 36 bars (3 choruses)
01/01/1965 Kinfolk’s Corner Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
01/01/1965 Love Tenor Sax 68 bars (1 chorus)
01/01/1965 Love Tenor Sax coda to fade out
01/01/1965 My Old Flame Soprano Sax 64 bars (1 chorus) long meter
01/01/1965 On Tippy Top Tenor Sax 72 bars (3 choruses)
01/01/1965 Open Haus Soprano Sax 24 bars (2 choruses) on 12-bar blues form – song form appears to be 40 bars
01/01/1965 Open Haus Soprano Sax extended vamp to fade out
01/01/1965 Passionately Yours Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
01/01/1965 Poor Butterfly Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/01/1965 Poor Butterfly Tenor Sax 8 bars plus extended coda
01/01/1965 Slow Dough Soprano Sax 96 bars (4 24-bar choruses) in 3/4
01/01/1965 Slow Dough Soprano Sax 24 bars (1 chorus) in 3/4
01/01/1965 Slow Dough Soprano Sax coda to fade out
01/01/1965 Star Eyes Soprano Sax 36 bars (1 chorus)
01/01/1965 Who Can I Turn To? Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/01/1965 Who Can I Turn To? Tenor Sax 8 bars
01/01/1965 Willow Weep for Me Soprano Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
01/01/1965 Willow Weep for Me Soprano Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting from bridge
01/01/1965 Willow Weep for Me Soprano Sax coda to fade out
01/01/1965 You Stepped out of a Dream Soprano Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
02/16/1965 As Time Goes By Soprano Sax 64 bars (1 chorus) long meter
02/16/1965 Cry Me a River Tenor Sax 64 bars (1 chorus) long meter
02/16/1965 Cry Me a River Tenor Sax vamp to fade out
02/16/1965 Happy Days Are Here Again Tenor Sax 112 bars (2 choruses) 8-bar exchanges with Perkins
02/16/1965 Happy Days Are Here Again Tenor Sax 112 bars (2 choruses)
02/16/1965 People Tenor Sax 46 bars (1 chorus)
02/16/1965 Safari Soprano Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
02/16/1965 You Don’t Know What Love Is Soprano Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses) accompanied only by harp at first
02/16/1965 You Don’t Know What Love Is Soprano Sax 8 bars
02/19/1965 Lady Bird Tenor Sax 96 bars (6 choruses) 4-bar exchanges with Jackson
02/19/1965 Lady Bird Tenor Sax 256 bars (16 choruses) at first without piano
02/19/1965 Strike up the Band Tenor Sax 224 bars (7 choruses) 8-bar exchanges with Jackson
02/19/1965 Strike up the Band Tenor Sax 192 bars (6 choruses) first 3 without piano
02/19/1965 Strike up the Band Tenor Sax 256 bars (8 choruses) to fade out
02/19/1965 What’s New? Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
02/19/1965 What’s New? Soprano Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge and cadenza)
02/19/1965 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 72 bars (6 choruses) exchanges with Jackson (ts 4/d 8)
02/19/1965 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 48 bars (intro vamp)
02/19/1965 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 132 Bars (11 choruses) first 5 with piano out
02/19/1965 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 12 bars (1 chorus)
02/19/1965 The World Awakes Soprano Sax vamp coda
04/15/1965 As Long as We’re Here Soprano Sax 36 bars (1 chorus)
04/15/1965 Stardust Soprano Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) edited – last half of form!
04/21/1965 Spot Session Soprano Sax 48 bars (4 choruses) first 2 without piano
04/21/1965 Spot Session Soprano Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
07/05/1968 Cherokee Tenor Sax 384 bars (6 choruses) first 2 without piano
08/10/1968 Strike up the Band Tenor Sax 176 bars (5.5 choruses) 8-bar exchanges with Heath
08/10/1968 Strike up the Band Tenor Sax 128 bars (4 choruses)
08/10/1968 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 48 bars (4 choruses) exchanges with Heath (ss 4, d 8)
08/10/1968 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 108 bars (9 choruses) with and without piano
08/10/1968 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 24 bars (2 choruses)
09/11/1968 One O’Clock Jump Soprano Sax 180 bars (15 choruses)
09/11/1968 Satin Doll Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) 4-bar exchanges with Bishop
09/11/1968 Satin Doll Soprano Sax 96 bars (3 choruses)
09/11/1968 Yesterdays Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 choruse)
09/11/1968 Yesterdays Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) and cadenza
11/22/1968 Cherokee Tenor Sax 192 bars (3 choruses) 8-bar exchanges with Ineke
11/22/1968 Cherokee Tenor Sax 256 bars (4 choruses) piano out on first
11/22/1968 In a Sentimental Mood Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
11/22/1968 In a Sentimental Mood Soprano Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge and cadenza
11/22/1968 Lady Bird Tenor Sax 64 bars (4 choruses) 4-bar exchanges with Ineke
11/22/1968 Lady Bird Tenor Sax 112 bars (7 choruses) piano out on first two
11/22/1968 On Green Dolphin Street Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) 8-bar exchanges with Ineke
11/22/1968 On Green Dolphin Street Soprano Sax 96 bars (3 choruses)
11/22/1968 Street of Dreams Soprano Sax 32 bars (2 choruses)
11/22/1968 Street of Dreams Soprano Sax 16 bars (1 chorus) and cadenza
11/22/1968 Strike up the Band Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses) 8-bar exchanges with Ineke
11/22/1968 Strike up the Band Tenor Sax 128 bars (4 choruses) piano out on first
11/22/1968 Strike up the Band Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
11/22/1968 Tricotism (Tricrotism, Tractatism) Soprano Sax 56 bars (1.75 choruses) 4-bar exchanges with Ineke
11/22/1968 Tricotism (Tricrotism, Tractatism) Soprano Sax 96 bars (3 choruses) piano out on first
11/22/1968 Unknown Title Soprano Sax 24 bars (2 choruses) 4-bar exchanges with Ineke alternating with Madna
11/22/1968 Unknown Title Soprano Sax 72 bars (6 choruses) piano out on first two
11/22/1968 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 36 bars (3 choruses) exchanges with Ineke (ss 4/ d 8)
11/22/1968 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 96 bars (8 choruses)
11/22/1968 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 72 bars (6 choruses)
11/22/1968 The World Awakes Soprano Sax intro vamp
02/28/1969 Cherokee Tenor Sax 176 bars (2.75 choruses) 8-bar exchanges with Saudrais
02/28/1969 Cherokee Tenor Sax 256 bars (4 choruses)
02/28/1969 Have You Met Miss Jones? Soprano Sax 120 bars (3.75 choruses) 4-bar exchanges with Saudrais
02/28/1969 Have You Met Miss Jones? Soprano Sax 128 bars (4 choruses)
02/28/1969 Have You Met Miss Jones? Soprano Sax 112 bars tag ending
02/28/1969 Street of Dreams Soprano Sax 32 bars (2 choruses)
02/28/1969 Street of Dreams Soprano Sax 32 bars (2 choruses) and cadenza
02/28/1969 Unknown Title Tenor Sax 132 bars (11 choruses) piano out on first three
02/28/1969 Why Weep? Tenor Sax 276 bars (23 choruses)
02/28/1969 Why Weep? Tenor Sax 360 bars (30 choruses)
02/28/1969 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 84 bars (7 choruses) exchanges with Saudrais (ss 4/d 8)
02/28/1969 The World Awakes Soprano Sax intro vamp (48 bars)
02/28/1969 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 120 bars (10 choruses) piano out on first four
03/13/1969 Centre Ville Tenor Sax 48 Bars (2 choruses on 24-bar blues form)
03/13/1969 Centre Ville Tenor Sax 48+ bars to fade out
03/13/1969 Easy Living Soprano Sax 4-bar intro
03/13/1969 Easy Living Soprano Sax 32 bars (0.5 chorus – long meter)
03/13/1969 Easy Living Soprano Sax 16 bars (0.25 chorus – long meter)
03/13/1969 I Came from Sunday Tenor Sax 54 bars (1.5 choruses)
03/13/1969 Lady Gail Soprano Sax 44 bars
03/13/1969 Sauvabelin Tenor Sax 72 bars (3 choruses on 24-bar blues form)
03/13/1969 Sauvabelin Tenor Sax 170+ bars to fade out
03/13/1969 Soul City Soprano Sax 48 bars (2 choruses) in 3/4
03/13/1969 Soul City Soprano Sax 48+ bars to fade out in 3/4
03/13/1969 Street of Dreams Soprano Sax 16 bars (1 chorus)
03/13/1969 Street of Dreams Soprano Sax 8 bars (0.5 chorus) and cadenza
04/24/1969 Lucky’s Blues Soprano Sax 48 bars (4 choruses)
04/24/1969 Lucky’s Blues Soprano Sax 46 bars to fade out
04/24/1969 Perdido Tenor Sax 8 bars first chorus bridge
04/24/1969 Perdido Tenor Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
04/24/1969 Perdido Tenor Sax 8 bars last chorus bridge
09/12/1969 Cherokee Tenor Sax 192 bars (3 choruses) 8-bar exchanges with Combe
09/12/1969 Cherokee Tenor Sax 192 bars (3 choruses)
09/12/1969 Strike up the Band Tenor Sax 144 bars (4.5 choruses) 8-bar exchanges with Combe
09/12/1969 Strike up the Band Tenor Sax 256 bars (8 choruses)
10/01/1969 Body and Soul Soprano Sax 64 bars (2 choruses)
10/01/1969 Body and Soul Soprano Sax 8 bars and cadenza
10/01/1969 Cherokee Tenor Sax 176 bars (2.75 choruses) 8-bar exchanges with Dabrowski
10/01/1969 Cherokee Tenor Sax 320 bars (5 choruses) fourth unaccompanied
10/01/1969 Now’s the Time Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses) exchanges with Dabrowski (ts 4/ d 8)
10/01/1969 Now’s the Time Tenor Sax 84 bars (7 choruses)
10/01/1969 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 84 bars (7 choruses) exchanges with Dabrowski (ss 4/d 8)
10/01/1969 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 26-bar intro vamp
10/01/1969 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 132 bars (11 choruses)
10/16/1969 Body and Soul Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
10/16/1969 Body and Soul Soprano Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus at bridge) and cadenza
04/25/1970 Sea Esther Soprano Sax 44 bars and cadenza
05/01/1970 Blue ‘n’ Boogie Tenor Sax 84 bars (7 choruses) piano out on first three
05/01/1970 Blue ‘n’ Boogie Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses) piano out on first two
05/01/1970 Body and Soul Soprano Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
05/01/1970 Body and Soul Soprano Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge and cadenza
05/01/1970 I Got It Bad and That Ain’t Good Tenor Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
05/01/1970 I Got It Bad and That Ain’t Good Tenor Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge and cadenza
05/01/1970 Soul Carnival Tenor Sax 72 bars (3 choruses on 24-bar blues form) piano out on first two
05/01/1970 Soul Carnival Tenor Sax 48+ bars to fade out
05/01/1970 Soul’s Nite Out Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses on 12-bar blues form) piano out on first two
05/01/1970 Spanish Rails Soprano Sax 46 bars (3 16-bar choruses minus 2-bar p break)
05/01/1970 Spanish Rails Soprano Sax 48+ bars to fade out
05/01/1970 Spanyola Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
05/01/1970 What’s New? Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
05/01/1970 What’s New? Soprano Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge and cadenza
05/01/1970 When Sunny Gets Blue Soprano Sax 32 bars (0.5 chorus – long meter) piano out
05/01/1970 When Sunny Gets Blue Soprano Sax 16+ bars starting at bridge to fade out
05/01/1970 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 16-bar intro vamp
05/01/1970 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 48 bars (4 choruses) piano out on first two
05/01/1970 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 24+ bars to fade out
07/28/1970 Blue Monday Soprano Sax 56 bars
07/28/1970 Body and Soul Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
07/28/1970 Body and Soul Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus) and cadenza
07/28/1970 Deserted Flower Soprano Sax 48 bars
07/28/1970 Soul Carnival Tenor Sax 168 bars (7 choruses on 24-bar blues form)
07/28/1970 Soul Carnival Tenor Sax 240 bars (10 choruses) exchanges with Johansen
07/28/1970 Soul-lite Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses on 12-bar blues form)
07/28/1970 Unknown Title Soprano Sax 96 bars (8 choruses)
07/28/1970 Unknown Title Soprano Sax 72 bars (6 choruses) exchanges with Martinez and Johansen (ts 4/per 8)
07/28/1970 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 72 bars (6 choruses)
07/28/1970 The World Awakes Soprano Sax 72 bars (6 choruses) exchanges with Martinez (ss 4/bgo 8)
12/15/1971 Blue ‘n’ Boogie Tenor Sax 24 bars (2 choruses) exchanges with Gant (ts 4, d 8)
12/15/1971 Blue ‘n’ Boogie Tenor Sax 48 bars (4 choruses) piano out on first two
12/15/1971 Lover Man Soprano Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus)
12/15/1971 Lover Man Soprano Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge and cadenza
12/15/1971 On Green Dolphin Street Soprano Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) 4-bar exchanges with Gant
12/15/1971 On Green Dolphin Street Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/01/1972 Back to the World Tenor Sax 120+ bars to fade out
01/01/1972 Fillet of Soul Tenor Sax 64 bars
01/01/1972 Fillet of Soul Tenor Sax 64+ bars to fade out
01/01/1972 Home Come’N Tenor Sax 88 bars (2 choruses of 12+12+8+12 blues with bridge form)
01/01/1972 Home Come’N Tenor Sax 44 bars (1 chorus of 12+12+8+12 blues with bridge form)
01/01/1972 Lazy Day Tenor Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses) last 16 bars starting at bridge)
01/01/1972 Soul Lullaby Tenor Sax 8 bar intro
01/01/1972 Soul Lullaby Tenor Sax 46 bars in 3/4
01/01/1972 Tea Time Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
01/01/1972 Tea Time Soprano Sax 28 bar vamp
01/01/1972 Then Soul Walked In Soprano Sax 48 bars (2 choruses of 24-bar blues in 3/4) piano out on first
01/01/1972 Then Soul Walked In Soprano Sax 48+ bars to fade out
10/13/1972 Cherokee Soprano Sax 8-bar intro
10/13/1972 Cherokee Soprano Sax 64 bars (1 chorus)
10/13/1972 Cherokee Soprano Sax 128+ bars to cut off
10/13/1972 Everything Happens to Me Soprano Sax 32 bars (1 chorus)
10/13/1972 Everything Happens to Me Soprano Sax 16 bars (0.5 chorus) starting at bridge and cadenza
10/13/1972 On Green Dolphin Street Soprano Sax 96 bars (3 choruses) elp out on first)
10/13/1972 On Green Dolphin Street Soprano Sax 48 bars (1.5 choruses)
01/01/1973 Aliyah Soprano Sax 74 bars
01/01/1973 Back Home from Yesterday Soprano Sax 32 bars
01/01/1973 Back Home from Yesterday Soprano Sax 16+ bars to fade out
01/01/1973 Cherokee Tenor Sax 8 bar intro
01/01/1973 Cherokee Tenor Sax 64 bars (1 chorus)
01/01/1973 Cherokee Tenor Sax 156+ bars to fade out
01/01/1973 The Moment of Truth Soprano Sax 68 bars (1 chorus)
01/01/1973 The Moment of Truth Soprano Sax 62+ bars to fade out
01/01/1973 Munsoon Tenor Sax 120+ bars to fade out (piano out on first 40 bars)
01/01/1973 Sun Out Soprano Sax 48 bars
01/01/1973 Sun Out Soprano Sax 36+ bars to fade out
01/01/1973 Yesterday’s Child Tenor Sax 40 bars