Booker Ervin Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: April 6, 1960
Label: Bethlehem

Booker Ervin (ldr), Booker Ervin, Zoot Sims (ts), Tommy Turrentine (t), Tommy Flanagan (p), George Tucker (b), Dannie Richmond (d)

a. a-01    The Blue Book - 8:35  (Booker Ervin)
b. a-02    Git It - 6:56  (Booker Ervin)
     Bethlehem 45: 11093 — Git It/Little Jane   
c. a-03    Little Jane - 6:24  (Booker Ervin)
     Bethlehem 45: 11093 — Git It/Little Jane   
d. b-01    The Book Cooks - 10:42  (Booker Ervin)
e. b-02    Largo - 6:15  (Booker Ervin)
f. b-03    Poor Butterfly - 3:46  (John Golden, Raymond Hubbell)
All titles on:      Bethlehem LP 12": BCP 6048 — The Book Cooks   
     Rhino CD: R2 76691 — The Book Cooks   

Zoot Sims (ts) on a-d, f; Tommy Turrentine (t) on a-d, f.

Some sources give incorrect date of June 1960. Correct date from Raben.


Date: November 26, 1960
Location: Newark, NJ
Label: Savoy

Booker Ervin (ldr), Booker Ervin (ts), Richard Williams (t), Horace Parlan (p), George Tucker (b), Dannie Richmond (d)

a. SBE6401    Dee Da Do - 7:30  (Booker Ervin)
b. SBE6402    Mr. Wiggles - 5:17  (Booker Ervin)
c. SBE6403    You Don't Know What Love Is - 7:24  (Don Raye, Gene DePaul)
d. SBE6404    Down In The Dumps - 6:11  (Booker Ervin)
e. SBE6405    Well, Well - 9:51  (Booker Ervin)
f. SBE6406    Autumn Leaves [aka Les Feuilles Mortes] - 7:01  (Joseph Kosma, Jacques Prevert, Johnny Mercer)
All titles on:      Savoy Jazz LP 12": SJL 1119 — Down In The Dumps   (1978)
     Savoy LP 12": MG 12154 — Cookin'   
     Savoy Jazz CD: SV 0150 — Cookin'   (1991)
     Savoy Jazz CD: SV 0245 — Down In The Dumps   (1994)

Richard Williams (t) on a-b, d-f.

Engineer: Paul Cady


Date: January 6, 1961
Location: Nola Penthouse Studios, New York City
Label: Candid

Booker Ervin (ldr), Booker Ervin (ts), Horace Parlan (p), George Tucker (b), Al Harewood (d)

a. a-01    Mojo - 7:57  (Booker Ervin)
b. a-02    Uranus - 4:32  (Booker Ervin)
c. a-03    Poinciana - 8:04  (Buddy Bernier, Nat Simon)
d. b-01    Speak Low - 7:12  (Kurt Weill, Ogden Nash)
e. b-02    Booker's Blues - 10:59  (Booker Ervin)
f. b-03    Boo - 4:32  (Booker Ervin)
All titles on:      Candid LP 12": CJM 8014 — That's It!   
     Candid CD: CCD 79014 — That's It!   

Horace Parlan listed as "Felix Krull."


Date: March 31, 1962
Location: New York City
Label: Savoy

Bill Barron, Booker Ervin (ldr), Bill Barron, Booker Ervin (ts), Kenny Barron (p), Larry Ridley (b), Andrew Cyrille (d)

a. SBB6335    Bill's Boogie - 6:46  (Bill Barron)
     Savoy LP 12": MG 12183 — Hot Line   (1965)
b. SBB6336    Groovin' - 6:09  (Bill Barron)
     Savoy LP 12": MG 12183 — Hot Line   (1965)
c. SBB6337    Now's The Time - 9:04  (Charlie Parker)
     Savoy LP 12": MG 12183 — Hot Line   (1965)
d. SBB6338    A Cool One - 4:34  (Bill Barron)
     Savoy LP 12": MG 12183 — Hot Line   (1965)
e. SBB6339    Jelly Roll - 4:48  (Bill Barron)
     Savoy LP 12": MG 12183 — Hot Line   (1965)
f. SBB6340    Playhouse March - 5:18  (Ted Curson)
     Savoy LP 12": MG 12183 — Hot Line   (1965)
g. SBB6341    Billie's Bounce - 3:04  (Charlie Parker)
h. SBB6342    Work Song - 5:02  (Nat Adderley)
     Savoy LP 12": MG 12183 — Hot Line   (1965)
All titles on:      Savoy Jazz LP 12": SJL 1160 — The Hot Line   (1986)

Location may be Newark, NJ.


Date: June 19, 1963
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Prestige

Booker Ervin (ldr), Frank Strozier (as), Booker Ervin (ts), Horace Parlan (p), Butch Warren (b), Walter Perkins (d)

a. 3942    Mooche Mooche - 7:15  (Booker Ervin)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7293 — Exultation!   
b. 3943    Tune In - 8:29  (Booker Ervin)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7293 — Exultation!   
c. 3944    Mour - 4:07  (Booker Ervin)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7293 — Exultation!   
d. 3945    Black And Blue - 6:15  (Thomas 'Fats' Waller, Harry Brooks, Andy Razaf)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7293 — Exultation!   
e. 3946    Just In Time - 4:51  (Jule Styne, Betty Comden, Adolph Green)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7293 — Exultation!   
f. 3946-?   alt Just In Time - 2:25  (Jule Styne, Betty Comden, Adolph Green)
g. 3947    No Land's Man - 5:35  (Walter Perkins)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7293 — Exultation!   
h. 3947-?   alt No Land's Man - 2:34  (Walter Perkins)
All titles on:      Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-835-2 — Exultation!   (1994)

Frank Strozier (as) on a-e, g.


Date: December 3, 1963
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Prestige

Booker Ervin (ldr), Booker Ervin (ts), Jaki Byard (p), Richard Davis (b), Alan Dawson (d)

a. a-01    A Lunar Tune - 7:50  (Booker Ervin)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7295 — The Freedom Book   
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-845-2 — The Freedom Book   (1995)
b. a-02    Cry Me Not - 4:53  (Randy Weston)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7295 — The Freedom Book   
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-845-2 — The Freedom Book   (1995)
c. a-03    Grant's Stand - 8:01  (Booker Ervin)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7295 — The Freedom Book   
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-845-2 — The Freedom Book   (1995)
d. b-01    A Day To Mourn - 9:33  (Booker Ervin)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7295 — The Freedom Book   
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-845-2 — The Freedom Book   (1995)
e. b-02    Al's In - 9:48  (Booker Ervin)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7295 — The Freedom Book   
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-845-2 — The Freedom Book   (1995)
f.     Stella By Starlight - 2:50  (Victor Young, Ned Washington)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7417 — Groovin' High   (1966)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD 919-2 — Groovin' High   (1996)
All titles on:      Prestige CD: PRCD 30160-2 — The Freedom Book   (2007)

Date: February 27, 1964
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Prestige

Booker Ervin (ldr), Booker Ervin (ts), Tommy Flanagan (p), Richard Davis (b), Alan Dawson (d)

a. a-01    The Lamp Is Low - 7:16  (Mitchell Parish, Peter DeRose, Maurice Ravel)
b. a-02    Come Sunday - 5:39  (Duke Ellington)
c. a-03    All The Things You Are - 5:21  (Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II)
d. b-01    Just Friends - 5:56  (John Klenner, Sam M. Lewis)
e. b-02    Yesterdays - 7:44  (Jerome Kern, Otto Harbach)
f. b-03    Love Is Here To Stay - 6:27  (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
All titles on:      Prestige LP 12": PR 7318 — The Song Book   (1964)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-799-2 — The Song Book   

Date: June 30, 1964
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Prestige

Booker Ervin (ldr), Booker Ervin (ts), Carmell Jones (t), Gildo Mahones (p), Richard Davis (b), Alan Dawson (d)

a. a-01    Eerie Dearie - 14:27  (Booker Ervin)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7340 — The Blues Book   (1964)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD 780-2 — The Blues Book   (1993)
b. a-02    One For Mort - 6:22  (Booker Ervin)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7340 — The Blues Book   (1964)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD 780-2 — The Blues Book   (1993)
c. b-01    No Booze Blooze - 15:23  (Booker Ervin)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7340 — The Blues Book   (1964)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD 780-2 — The Blues Book   (1993)
d. b-02    True Blue - 5:06  (Booker Ervin)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7340 — The Blues Book   (1964)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD 780-2 — The Blues Book   (1993)
e.     Groovin' High - 9:50  (Dizzy Gillespie)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7417 — Groovin' High   (1966)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD 919-2 — Groovin' High   (1996)

Date: October 2, 1964
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Prestige

Booker Ervin (ldr), Booker Ervin (ts), Jaki Byard (p), Richard Davis (b), Alan Dawson (d)

a. a-01 - alt   alt Number Two - 6:33  (Booker Ervin)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7417 — Groovin' High   (1966)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD 919-2 — Groovin' High   (1996)
b. a-01    Number Two - 8:13  (Booker Ervin)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7386 — The Space Book   (1965)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-896-2 — The Space Book   
c. a-02    I Can't Get Started - 9:34  (Vernon Duke, Ira Gershwin)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7386 — The Space Book   (1965)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-896-2 — The Space Book   
d. b-01    Mojo - 10:26  (Booker Ervin)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7386 — The Space Book   (1965)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-896-2 — The Space Book   
e. b-02    There Is No Greater Love - 7:09  (Isham Jones, Marty Symes)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7386 — The Space Book   (1965)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-896-2 — The Space Book   
f.     Bass-ix - 11:41  (Booker Ervin)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7417 — Groovin' High   (1966)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD 919-2 — Groovin' High   (1996)

a. listed as "The Second #2" on issues.


Date: October 27, 1965
Location: München, Germany
Label: Prestige

Booker Ervin, Dexter Gordon (ldr), Booker Ervin, Dexter Gordon (ts), Jaki Byard (p), Reggie Workman (b), Alan Dawson (d)

a. a-01    The Trance - 19:39  (Booker Ervin)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7462 — The Trance    (1973)
     Prestige CD: PRCD-24123-2 — Setting The Pace   
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD 943-2 — The Trance   
b. b-01    Speak Low - 15:09  (Kurt Weill, Ogden Nash)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7462 — The Trance    (1973)
     Prestige CD: PRCD-24123-2 — Setting The Pace   
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD 943-2 — The Trance   
c. b-02    Groovin' At The Jamboree - 6:38  (Booker Ervin)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7462 — The Trance    (1973)
     Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD 943-2 — The Trance   
d. c-01    Settin' The Pace - 19:09  (Dexter Gordon)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7455 — Setting The Pace   
     Prestige CD: PRCD-24123-2 — Setting The Pace   
e. d-01    Dexter's Deck - 22:47  (Dexter Gordon)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7455 — Setting The Pace   
     Prestige CD: PRCD-24123-2 — Setting The Pace   

Dexter Gordon (ldr) on d-e; (ts) on d-e.


Date: October 29, 1965
Location: Berliner Jazztage - Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany
Label: [private recording]

Don Byas, Booker Ervin, Dexter Gordon, Brew Moore, Sonny Rollins, Ben Webster (ldr), Don Byas, Booker Ervin, Dexter Gordon, Brew Moore, Sonny Rollins, Ben Webster (ts), Kenny Drew, Sr. (p), Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen (b), Alan Dawson (d)

a. 01    How Long Has This Been Going On - 8:57  (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
b. 02    I Remember Clifford - 7:35  (Benny Golson)
c. 03    Jumpin' With Symphony Sid - 5:15  (Lester Young)
d. 04    Blues For You - 27:31  (Booker Ervin)
     Inner City LP 12": IC 3006 — Lament For Booker Ervin   
     Enja LP 12": 2054 — Lament For Booker Ervin   
     Enja CD: 2054-2 — Lament For Booker Ervin   (1993)
e. 05    St. Thomas - 2:53  (Traditional, Sonny Rollins)
f. 06    Scrapple From The Apple - 21:11  (Charlie Parker)

Don Byas (ldr) on b; (ts) on b; Booker Ervin (ldr) on d, f; (ts) on d, f; Dexter Gordon (ldr) on f; (ts) on f; Brew Moore (ldr) on c; (ts) on c; Sonny Rollins (ldr) on e; (ts) on e-f; Ben Webster (ldr) on a; (ts) on a.


Date: November 12, 1965
Location: Barcelona, Spain
Label: Edigsa

Booker Ervin, Núria Feliu (ldr), Booker Ervin (ts), Tete Montoliu (p), Eric Peter (b), Billy Brooks (d), Núria Feliu (v)

a.     Lullaby Of Birdland - 2:21  (George Shearing)
     Edigsa LP 12": CM 119 — Núria Feliu With Booker Ervin   
     PDI CD: 80.4467 — Tete Montoliu & Núria Feliu 1965-1990   (1997)
b.    alt Bye Bye Blackbird  (Mort Dixon, Ray Henderson)
c.     Bye Bye Blackbird - 3:46  (Mort Dixon, Ray Henderson)
     Edigsa LP 12": CM 119 — Núria Feliu With Booker Ervin   
     PDI CD: 80.4467 — Tete Montoliu & Núria Feliu 1965-1990   (1997)
d.     Fine And Dandy - 2:16  (Paul James, Kay Swift)
     Edigsa LP 12": CM 119 — Núria Feliu With Booker Ervin   
     PDI CD: 80.4467 — Tete Montoliu & Núria Feliu 1965-1990   (1997)
e.     Willow, Weep For Me - 3:25  (Ann Ronell)
     Edigsa LP 12": CM 119 — Núria Feliu With Booker Ervin   
     PDI CD: 80.4467 — Tete Montoliu & Núria Feliu 1965-1990   (1997)
f.     Lover Man - 5:01  (Roger 'Ram' Ramirez, Jimmy Davis, Jimmy Sherman)
     Edigsa LP 12": CM 119 — Núria Feliu With Booker Ervin   
     PDI CD: 80.4467 — Tete Montoliu & Núria Feliu 1965-1990   (1997)
g.     Misty - 4:56  (Erroll Garner, Johnny Burke)
     PDI CD: 80.4467 — Tete Montoliu & Núria Feliu 1965-1990   (1997)
h.     Yesterdays  (Jerome Kern, Otto Harbach)
     Edigsa LP 12": CM 119 — Núria Feliu With Booker Ervin   
     Edigsa CD: 80.2989 — Jazz A Catalunya   
i.     Scoochee Coochee  (Booker Ervin)
     Edigsa LP 12": CM 119 — Núria Feliu With Booker Ervin   
     Edigsa CD: 80.2989 — Jazz A Catalunya   
j.     Just Friends  (John Klenner, Sam M. Lewis)
     Edigsa LP 12": CM 119 — Núria Feliu With Booker Ervin   
     Edigsa CD: 80.2989 — Jazz A Catalunya   
k.     Booker's Blues  (Booker Ervin)
     Edigsa LP 12": CM 119 — Núria Feliu With Booker Ervin   
     Edigsa CD: 80.2989 — Jazz A Catalunya   

Booker Ervin (ldr) on a-f, h-k; (ts) on a-d, h-k; Núria Feliu (ldr) on a-g; (v) on a-g; Tete Montoliu (p) on a-j.

Sometimes incorrectly dated as from 1966.

Engineer: Francesc Batlle

Catalan titles are:
a. El país del ocells
b.c. Vés I perde't
d. Soc l'estrella
e. Soc com un desmai
f. De dalt estant
g. Tot es gris

k. listed as El Blues D'En Booker on issues.


Date: February 18, 1966
Location: VARA Studio 7, Hilversum, Netherlands
Label: [radio broadcast]

Booker Ervin (ldr), Booker Ervin (ts), Pim Jacobs (p), Rudolph Jacobs (b), Han Bennink (d)

a. 01    Blues - 9:03  (Traditional)
b. 02    You Don't Know What Love Is - 8:13  (Don Raye, Gene DePaul)
c. 03    A Day To Mourn - 9:55  (Booker Ervin)

The blues may be a titled composition - further details needed.


Date: September 9, 1966
Location: Impact Studios, New York City
Label: Prestige

Booker Ervin (ldr), Booker Ervin (ts), Jimmy Owens (t, fh), Garnett Brown (tb), Jaki Byard (p), Richard Davis (b), Alan Dawson (d)

a. a-01    Bächafillen - 8:10  (Garnett Brown)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7499 — Heavy!   
b. a-02    You Don't Know What Love Is - 8:38  (Don Raye, Gene DePaul)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7499 — Heavy!   
c. a-03    Aluminum Baby - 4:56  (Jaki Byard)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7499 — Heavy!   
d. b-01    Not Quite That - 7:50  (Garnett Brown)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7499 — Heavy!   
e. b-02    Bei Mir Bist Du Schön - 12:24  (Jacob Jacobs, Sholom Secunda, Saul Chaplin, Sammy Cahn)
     Prestige LP 12": PR 7499 — Heavy!   
f.     Ode To Charlie Parker - 4:00  (Jaki Byard)
All titles on:      Original Jazz Classics CD: OJCCD-981-2 — Heavy!   (1998)

Jimmy Owens (t) on c-f; (fh) on a; Garnett Brown (tb) on a, c-f.

Not recorded at Van Gelder Studio, contrary to CD issue. Original LP lists engineer as Richard Alderson.


Date: September 16, 1966
Location: Monterey Jazz Festival, Monterey, CA
Label: [private recording]

Booker Ervin (ldr), Booker Ervin (ts), Larry Vuckovich (p), Don Moore (b), Elvin Jones (d)

a. 01    Grant's Stand  (Booker Ervin)
b. 02    You Don't Know What Love Is  (Don Raye, Gene DePaul)
c. 03    Mooche Mooche  (Booker Ervin)

Monterey Jazz Festival tapes held by Stanford University.


Date: December 14, 1966
Location: Pacific Jazz Studios, Los Angeles, CA
Label: Pacific Jazz

Booker Ervin (ldr), Booker Ervin (ts), Charles Tolliver (t), John Hicks (p), Red Mitchell (b), Lenny McBrowne (d)

a.     Boo's Blues - 5:33  (Booker Ervin)
     Pacific Jazz LP 12": ST 20119 — Structurally Sound   
b.     You're My Everything - 4:46  (Harry Warren, Mort Dixon, Joe Young)
     Pacific Jazz LP 12": ST 20119 — Structurally Sound   
c.     Shiny Stockings - 4:48  (Frank Foster)
All titles on:      Blue Note CD: 7243 5 27545 2 6 — Structurally Sound   (2001)

Date: December 15, 1966
Location: Pacific Jazz Studios, Los Angeles, CA
Label: Pacific Jazz

Booker Ervin (ldr), Booker Ervin (ts), Charles Tolliver (t), John Hicks (p), Red Mitchell (b), Lenny McBrowne (d)

a.     Berkshire Blues - 5:30  (Randy Weston)
     Pacific Jazz LP 12": ST 20119 — Structurally Sound   
b.    alt Franess - 5:13  (Charles Tolliver)
c.     Franess - 5:08  (Charles Tolliver)
     Pacific Jazz LP 12": ST 20119 — Structurally Sound   
d.     Take The "A" Train - 3:43  (Billy Strayhorn)
     Pacific Jazz LP 12": ST 20119 — Structurally Sound   
All titles on:      Blue Note CD: 7243 5 27545 2 6 — Structurally Sound   (2001)

Date: December 16, 1966
Location: Pacific Jazz Studios, Los Angeles, CA
Label: Pacific Jazz

Booker Ervin (ldr), Booker Ervin (ts), Charles Tolliver (t), John Hicks (p), Red Mitchell (b), Lenny McBrowne (d)

a.     Dancing In The Dark - 4:58  (Arthur Schwartz, Howard Dietz)
     Pacific Jazz LP 12": ST 20119 — Structurally Sound   
b.     Stolen Moments - 4:59  (Oliver Nelson)
     Pacific Jazz LP 12": ST 20119 — Structurally Sound   
c.    alt Deep Night - 7:15  (Charles Henderson, Rudy Vallee)
d.     Deep Night - 4:58  (Charles Henderson, Rudy Vallee)
     Pacific Jazz LP 12": ST 20119 — Structurally Sound   
e.     White Christmas - 4:27  (Irving Berlin)
All titles on:      Blue Note CD: 7243 5 27545 2 6 — Structurally Sound   (2001)

Date: July 2, 1967
Location: Newport Jazz Festival - Festival Field, Newport, RI
Label: [radio broadcast]

Booker Ervin (ldr), Booker Ervin (ts)

a. 01    You Don't Know What Love Is - 4:36  (Don Raye, Gene DePaul)
b. 02    Mooche Mooche - 6:56  (Booker Ervin)
c.     Deep Night  (Charles Henderson, Rudy Vallee)

Additional personnel (p, b, d) unknown.


Date: September 12, 1967
Location: Webster Hall, New York City
Label: Pacific Jazz

Booker Ervin (ldr), Booker Ervin (ts), Ray Copeland, Freddie Hubbard, Charles Tolliver, Richard Williams (t), Garnett Brown, Bennie Green (tb), Benny Powell (btb), Kenny Barron (p), Reggie Johnson (b), Lenny McBrowne (d), Teddy Edwards (con)

a.     Baltimore Oriole - 4:42  (Hoagy Carmichael, Paul Francis Webster) / arr: Teddy Edwards
     Pacific Jazz LP 12": ST 20127 — Booker 'n' Brass   
b.     St. Louis Blues - 4:11  (W. C. Handy) / arr: Teddy Edwards
     Pacific Jazz LP 12": ST 20127 — Booker 'n' Brass   
c. tk 03   alt L. A. After Dark - 5:08  (Teddy Edwards) / arr: Teddy Edwards
d. tk 06    L. A. After Dark - 5:03  (Teddy Edwards) / arr: Teddy Edwards
     Pacific Jazz LP 12": ST 20127 — Booker 'n' Brass   
e. tk 07   alt L. A. After Dark - 5:05  (Teddy Edwards) / arr: Teddy Edwards
All titles on:      Pacific Jazz CD: CDP 7243 4 94509 2 9 — Booker 'n' Brass   (1998)

Date: September 13, 1967
Location: Webster Hall, New York City
Label: Pacific Jazz

Booker Ervin (ldr), Booker Ervin (ts), Martin Banks, Johnny Coles, Ray Copeland, Richard Williams (t), Bennie Green, Britt Woodman (tb), Benny Powell (btb), Kenny Barron (p), Reggie Johnson (b), Lenny McBrowne (d), Teddy Edwards (con)

a.     East Dallas Special - 4:37  (Booker Ervin) / arr: Teddy Edwards
b.     Salt Lake City - 4:22  (Johnny Lange, Leon René) / arr: Teddy Edwards
c.     Kansas City - 3:00  (Jerry Lieber, Mike Stoller) / arr: Teddy Edwards
All titles on:      Pacific Jazz LP 12": ST 20127 — Booker 'n' Brass   
     Pacific Jazz CD: CDP 7243 4 94509 2 9 — Booker 'n' Brass   (1998)

Date: September 14, 1967
Location: Webster Hall, New York City
Label: Pacific Jazz

Booker Ervin (ldr), Booker Ervin (ts), Martin Banks, Ray Copeland, Freddie Hubbard, Richard Williams (t), Garnett Brown, Bennie Green (tb), Kenny Barron (p), Reggie Johnson (b), Lenny McBrowne (d), Teddy Edwards (con)

a.     Do You Know What It Means To Miss New Orleans - 4:28  (Louis Alter, Edgar DeLange) / arr: Teddy Edwards
b.     Harlem Nocturne - 4:18  (Earle Hagen, Dick Rogers) / arr: Teddy Edwards
c.     I Left My Heart In San Francisco - 4:13  (George Cory, Douglass Cross) / arr: Teddy Edwards
All titles on:      Pacific Jazz LP 12": ST 20127 — Booker 'n' Brass   
     Pacific Jazz CD: CDP 7243 4 94509 2 9 — Booker 'n' Brass   (1998)

Date: January 12, 1968
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Booker Ervin (ldr), Booker Ervin (f, ts), Richard Williams (t), Bobby Few (p), Cevera Jeffries (b), Lenny McBrowne (d)

a. 2021 (tk 6)    Sweet Pea - 5:33  (Booker Ervin)
b. 2022 (tk 8)    The In Between - 7:39  (Booker Ervin)
c. 2023 (tk 12)    Mour - 5:57  (Booker Ervin)
d. 2024 (tk 19)    The Muse - 7:14  (Booker Ervin)
e. 2025 (tk 26)    Tyra - 7:28  (Booker Ervin)
f. 2026 (tk 28)    Largo - 6:23  (Booker Ervin)
All titles on:      Blue Note LP 12": BST 84283 — The In Between   (1968)
     Blue Note CD: CDP 7243 8 59379 2 7 — The In Between   (1997)
     Blue Note CD: TOCJ 6686 — The In Between   

Booker Ervin (f) on d; Richard Williams (t) on a-e.


Date: May 24, 1968
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Blue Note

Booker Ervin (ldr), Booker Ervin (ts), Woody Shaw (t), Kenny Barron (p), Jan Arnet (b), Billy Higgins (d)

a. tk 2    In A Capricornian Way - 5:47  (Woody Shaw)
b. tk 7    Den Tex - 7:32  (Booker Ervin)
c. tk 9    Lynn's Tune - 6:10  (Booker Ervin)
d. tk 11    204 - 10:15  (Booker Ervin)
e. tk 12    Gichi - 7:25  (Kenny Barron)
All titles on:      Blue Note LP 12": BN-LA 488-H2 — Back From The Gig   (1976)
     Blue Note CD: 0946 3 11439 2 2 — Tex Book Tenor   (2005)