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NEW
My First Album for
John Tendy's
Index Jazz label

December 2010

JW tenor saxophone
KYLE KOEHLER, organ
RUDY PETSCHAUER, drums

Jerry Weldon: Don

Listen to Don't Look Back
Jerry Weldon album WELL-DONE!

Reviewed Sept 29
by David A. Orthmann,
AllAboutJazz:

Recorded Live at SMOKE, NYC
2008

JW tenor saxophone
KYLE KOEHLER, organ
JASON BROWN, drums

1. State of the Union (Koehler)
2. On A Misty Night (Dameron)
3. The Easy Out (Koehler)
4. To Marie (Weldon)
5. Tangerine (Mercer-Schertzinger) 
6. Mona Lisa (Evans-Livingston)
7. Filthy McNasty (Silver)
8. Do You Know a Good Thing? (Vick)
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The Easy Out

To Marie

Filthy McNasty

Jerry Weldon 3 O'Clock in the Morning; Live at Smoke

 

Recorded Live at SMOKE, NYC
May, 2006

JW tenor saxophone
GEORGE CABLES, piano
JOHN WEBBER, bass
JIMMY COBB, drums

Selections:
1. Three O'Clock in the Morning (Robledo / Terris)
2. This I Dig of You (Hank Mobley)
3. Along Came Betty (Benny Golson)
4. You Don't Know What Love Is
(Raye / DePaul)
5. Two Bass Hit (Gillespie / Lewis)
6. Love Walked In (G & I Gershwin)
7.
The End of a Love Affair (Redding)
8. Grace (Jerry Weldon)
9. Some Other Blues (Coltrane)

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Midtown Blues
 (Amosaya)

Recorded Live at FAT TUESDAYS, NYC July, 1995

JW tenor saxophone
JOE MAGNARELLI, trumpet
KEITH SAUNDERS, piano
BIM STRASBERG, bass
ANDY WATSON, drums

Selections:
1. J & B (Weldon)
2. Two Different Worlds
3. Raving Lunatic (Saunders)
4. The End Of A Love Affair
5. Waat... (Weldon)
6. Midtown Blues

WAAT — a runaway bebop delight

Head to Head
 w Mike Karn  (Criss Cross)

Recorded 6/8/98 Brooklyn, NY

JW & MICHAEL KARN, tenor saxes
BRUCE BARTH, piano
PETER WASHINGTON, bass
BILLY DRUMMOND, drums

Selections:

1. Captain Morgan (Weldon)
2. Sweet And Lovely
3. Who Can I Turn To
4. Big "D" (Karn)
5. Late Last Summer (Weldon)
6. All The Way
7 Ow !
8. Far East (Karn)
9. If Ever I Would Leave You
10. Ko-Ko

Late Last Summer
— a languorous jazz tone poem, sleepy, breezy and beautiful

Five by Five

w Bobby Forrester
(Cats Paw)

Recorded December 1993, NYC

JW, tenor saxophone
BOBBY FORRESTER, Hammond organ
JOHN HART, guitar
CLARENCE "TOOTSIE" BEAN, drums
DANIEL SADOWNICK, percussion

Selections:

1. BNT Blues (Forrester/Bean)
2. Flamingo
3. Will You Still Be Mine
4. I Feel So Bad
5. For All We Know
6. The End Of A Love Affair
7. 5X5 (Weldon)
8. I'll Be Seeing You

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I'll Be Seeing You
— a music standard
re-explored

The Second Time Around

w Bobby Forrester
(Cats Paw)

Recorded April 1995 Glen Cove, N.Y.

JW, tenor saxophone
BOBBY FORRESTER, Hammond organ
JOHN HART, guitar
CLARENCE "TOOTSIE" BEAN, drums
DANIEL SADOWNICK, percussion


Selections:

1. J&B (Weldon
)
2. There Goes My Heart
3. Mr. Lucky
4. One Mint Julep
5. The Things We Did Last Summer
6. Con Alma
7. Bloomdido
8. The Second Time Around

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The Things We Did
Last Summer

— a music standard
re-explored
     


As a Sideman

  • Lionel Hampton  Cookin' in the Kitchen  (Glad Hamp)
  • Lionel Hampton  For the Love of Music  (Mo' Jazz)

  • Jack McDuff  Brotherly Love  (Concord)
  • Jack McDuff  Write on Cap'n  (Concord)
  • Jack McDuff and Joey DeFrancesco It's About Time (Concord)
  • Jack McDuff  The Heatin' System  (Concord)

  • Al Grey  Me and Jack  (Pullen Music)

  • NY Hard Bop Quintet A Mere Bag of Shells (TCB)
  • NY Hard Bop Quintet  Rokermotion  (TCB)
  • NY Hard Bop Quintet  A Whisper Away  (TCB)
  • NY Hard Bop Quintet  The Clincher  (TCB)

  • Mel Torme  Great American Songbook  (Concord)
  • Harry Connick, Jr.  Only You  (Columbia)
  • Harry Connick, Jr.  When My Heart Finds Christmas  (Columbia)
  • Harry Connick, Jr.  Blue Light, Red Light  (Columbia)
  • Harry Connick, Jr.  Star Turtle  (Columbia)
  • Harry Connick, Jr.  Come By Me  (Columbia)
  • Harry Connick, Jr.  Thou Shalt Not - Original Cast Album  (Swing Records)
  • Harry Connick, Jr.  Songs I Heard  (Columbia)
  • Harry Connick, Jr.  Harry for the Holidays  (Columbia)

  • Keter Betts  Bass, Buddies And Blues  (KB)
  • Keter Betts  Bass, Buddies And Beauty  (KB)
  • Keter Betts  Live at the East Coast Jazz Festival  (KB)

  • Joe Ascione Post No Bills (Arbors)
  • Joey DeFrancesco Joey D! (High Note) 2008