JazzInAStable copyHerb Pomeroy
Jazz in a Stable
Transition TRLP 1


Jazz at Columbus Ave copyJohnny Windhurst
Jazz at Columbus Ave.
Transition TRLP 2


looking for coverRussell Woollen
Flute Quartet
Transition TRLP C-1


Sam Gary SingsSam Gary
Sam Gary Sings
Transition TRLP F-1


byrdsEyeViewDonald Byrd
Byrd’s Eye View
Transition TRLP 4


looking for coverPepper Adams
Quintet Introducing Curtis Fuller (alternate title: Salt and Pepper)
Transition TRLP 8 (unissued)



byrdTransitionDonald Byrd
Byrd Jazz (rec. 1955)
Transition TRLP 5


LoveladyLovey Powell and Brooks Morton
Lovelady, Upstairs at the Duplex
Transition TRLP M-1


JazzBySunRaSun Ra
Jazz by Sun Ra (later titled Sun Song)
Transition TRLP 10
reissue: Delmark DL 411


looking for coverDave Coleman
(untitled sessions; reportedly erased except for one track)
Transition TRLP 12 (unissued)


Woollen QuartetRussell Woollen
Quartet for Flute and Strings
Transition TRLP 15


looking for coverJay Migliori
Jazz Down Beat (provisional title)
Transition TRLP 18 (unissued)


Cecil Taylor Jazz AdvanceCecil Taylor (w/Steve Lacy, Buell Neidlinger, Dennis Charles)
Jazz Advance
Transition TRLP 19


watkinsTransitionDoug Watkins
Watkins at Large
Transition TRLP 20


Dartmouth ChiefsDartmouth Indian Chiefs
Chiefly Jazz
Transition TRLP 23


Fran Thorne PianoFran Thorne
Piano Reflections
Transition TRLP 27



Lucky Strikes-smLucky Thompson
Lucky Strikes!
Transition TRLP 21


Sound of Joy-smSun Ra and the Arkestra
Sound of Joy (rec. 1956)
Delmark  DS 414


byrdBeaconHillDonald Byrd
Byrd Blows on Beacon Hill (rec. 1956)
Transition TRLP 17


variousTransitionVarious Artists
Jazz in Transition
Transition TRLP 30


Paul Chambers - Delegation-smPaul Chambers
Chambers Music: A Delegation from the East
Jazz West JWLP 7



Here Comes Louis SmithLouis Smith
Here Comes Louis Smith
Blue Note BLP 1584


Booker Little 4 Roach-smBooker Little 4 and Max Roach
The Defiant Ones
United Artists UAS 5034


Benny Golson And The PhiladelphiansBenny Golson & the Philadelphians
Benny Golson & the Philadelphians
United Artists UAL 4020



petersATVG-smBrock Peters
At The Village Gate
United Artists  UAL 3062


Cecil Taylor Hard DrivingCecil Taylor featuring John Coltrane
Stereo Drive (mono: Hard Driving Jazz, reissued under Coltrane’s name in 1963 as Coltrane Time on Colpix)
United Artists  UAL 4014


Cecil Taylor smCecil Taylor Trio and Quintet
Love For Sale
United Artists  UAL 4046


fullerSliding-smCurtis Fuller
Sliding Easy
United Artists UAL 4041


Weston Five Spot-smRandy Weston
Live at the Five Spot
United Artists UAL 4066


farmerBrassShoutArt Farmer
Brass Shout
United Artists UAL 4079


Provocatif-smJohn McFarland
United Artists UAL 5043



Booker Ervin Cookin-smBooker Ervin Quintet
Savoy MG 12154



Barron Tenor stylingsBill Barron
The Tenor Stylings of Bill Barron
Savoy  MG 12160


Barbara Long-smBarbara Long
The Voice of Barbara Long
Savoy MG 12161


Bill Barron Mod Windows-smBill Barron
Modern Windows
Savoy  MG 12163


Sun Ra futuristic-smSun Ra
The Futuristic Sounds of Sun Ra
Savoy  MG 12169


hardmanSavoy-smThe Bill Hardman Quintet
Saying Something
Savoy  MG 12170


Booker Ervin dumps-smBooker Ervin
Down in the Dumps
Savoy  SJL 1119



Mann St. Thomas-smHerbie Mann
St. Thomas
United Artists Jazz UAJS 15022


Pop_+_Jazz_=_Swing-smVarious (arr. & cond. Benny Golson)
Pop + Jazz = Swing
Audio Fidelity AFLP 1978


Robinson Funky Dumpling-smPerry Robinson
Funk Dumpling
Savoy MG 12177


Sit-in-SmVarious Artists
Sit-In Songs: Songs of the Freedom Riders
Dauntless Records DM 4301



dylan freewheelin-smBob Dylan
The Freewheelin’ Bob Dylan
Columbia CS 8786


Sweet Chariot-smVarious Artists
Introducing The Sweet Chariot (The Sensational New Pop Gospel Club with “Soul”)
Columbia CL 2061


Sweet Chariot2-smVarious Artists
Shoutin’, Wailin’, Hard Drivin’ Pop Gospel (Recorded Live at the Sweet Chariot)
Columbia 8862


Sweet Chariot - Shoutin Gospel-smThe Herman Stevens Singers
Everybody’s Shoutin’ Gospel (Recorded Live at the Sweet Chariot)
Epic 26062


Thornton-smTeri Thornton
Sings ‘Open Highway’
Columbia 8894



Dylan_Times-smBob Dylan
The Times They Are a-Changin’
Columbia CS 8905


another_side_of_dylan-smBob Dylan
Another Side of Bob Dylan
Columbia CS 8993


Clancy Bros Makem-smThe Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem
The First Hurrah!
Columbia CL 2165 (CS 8965)


pilgrims-smThe Pilgrims
Just Arrived!
Columbia 9033


Simon--Garfunkel-Wednesday-Morning-smSimon & Garfunkel
Wednesday Morning, 3 A.M.
Columbia CS 9049


PeteSeeger-newday_smPete Seeger
In Concert – I Can See A New Day
Columbia CS 9057


Cool_Sax,_Warm_Heart-smEddie Harris
Cool Sax, Warm Heart
Columbia 8968


Here_Comes_the_Judge_smEddie Harris
Here Comes the Judge
Columbia 9681


Eddie Harris Holly Bway-smEddie Harris
Cool Sax from Hollywood to Broadway
Columbia CL 2295 / CS 9095



Clancy Bros in IrelandThe Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem
Recorded Live in Ireland
Columbia CL 2265 (CS 9065)


Dylan Bringing Home-smBob Dylan
Bringing It All Back Home
Columbia CS 9128


Dylan Highway 61-smBob Dylan
Highway 61 Revisited
Columbia CS 9189
Wilson produced only the track “Like a Rolling Stone”

Walt Dickerson Patch of Blue-smWalt Dickerson Quartet (w/Sun Ra)
Impressions of a Patch of Blue
MGM Records SE 4358


Mann Afro Bossa-smHerbie Mann
Latin Mann (Afro to Bossa to Blues)
Columbia CS 9188


dion wonderwhereimbound-smDion and the Wanderers
shelved sessions
Columbia CS 9773
(five tracks released in 1968 on Wonder Where I’m Bound)



Seeger - GrassPete Seeger
God Bless The Grass
Columbia CS 9232


Roy Meriwether-smThe Roy Meriwether Trio
Soup & Onions
Columbia CS 9233


Steve Perry-smSteve Perry
Another Rainy Day
MGM Records E 4369


220px-Freda_Payne_-_How_Do_You_Say_I_Don't_Love_You_Anymore_album_cover. copyFreda Payne
How Do You Say I Don’t Love You Anymore
MGM Records E 4370


Frank-Zappa-and-the-Mothers-of-Invention-Freak-OutThe Mothers of Invention
Freak Out!
Verve V6 5005-2X, V6 5005-2


Masakela - Ooga BoogaHugh Masekela
The Americanization Of Ooga Booga
MGM Records SE 4372


Connie Francis-smConnie Francis
Movie Greats of the ’60s
MGM SE 4382


Animals-Animalization copyThe Animals
MGM SE 4384


Batman copyThe Sensational Guitars of Dan & Dale
(artists: Sun Ra and The Blues Project)
Batman and Robin
Tifton 78002

Blues Project copyThe Blues Project
Verve/Folkways FT 3008


The-Animals-AnimalismThe Animals
MGM Records SE 4414


jimandjeanone-smJim & Jean
Verve Folkways FTS 3001


Masekela next-smHugh Masekela
Hugh Masekela’s Next Album
MGM Records SE 4415


Steve Sanders PrayerSteve Sanders
A Young Boy’s Prayer
MGM Records SE 4420


The-Animals-Eric-Is-Here-smEric Burdon & The Animals
Eric Is Here
MGM SE 4433



velvet_underground_nicoThe Velvet Underground and Nico
The Velvet Underground and Nico
Verve V 5008


FrankZappa-AbsolutelyFree copyThe Mothers of Invention
Absolutely Free
Verve SVLP 9174, V6 5013


AnimalsWindsOfChange-smEric Burdon & the Animals
Winds of Change
MGM SE 4484


Chelsea Girl
Verve V 5032


Golson tune inBenny Golson
Tune In, Turn On (To the Hippest Commercials of the Sixties)
Verve V 8710



Velvet Und WLWH-smThe Velvet Underground
White Light/White Heat
Verve V6 5046


Wonder Where I’m Bound
includes five tracks from 1965 “Wanderers” session


Frank ZappaWe're Only In It for the MoneyHIGH RESOLUTION COVER ARTThe Mothers of Invention
We’re Only in It for the Money
Verve V6 5045X, V6 5045
(Wilson credited as executive producer)


Soft Machine 1-smSoft Machine
The Soft Machine, also reissued as Volume One
Probe CPLP 4500 X


Beacon St Union Eyes-smThe Beacon Street Union
The Eyes of the Beacon Street Union
MGM SE 4517
(Wilson credited for “Voice” only)


Ill wind-smIll Wind
ABC Records ABCS 641


Bagatelle-smThe Bagatelle
11 P.M. Saturday
ABC Records ABCS 646


Fraternity Of Man-smThe Fraternity Of Man
The Fraternity Of Man
ABC Records ABCS 647


Verve Forecast FTS 3030-2X


Fire by Fire-smFire
ABC Records ABCS 661


purpose-smThe Purpose
The Purpose of the Purpose is the Blues
ABC Records ABCS 662


Central Nervous System-smCentral Nervous System
I Could Have Danced All Night
Music Factory Records MFS 12003


masekela lasting-smHugh Masekela
The Lasting Impression of Hugh Masekela
MGM Records  SE 4468


Animals Twain smallEric Burdon & The Animals
The Twain Shall Meet
MGM SE 4537



last ritual-smThe Last Ritual
The Last Ritual
Capitol Records SKAO 206


ABC Records ABCS 677


fearitself-smFear Itself
Fear Itself
Dot DLP 25942


serfs-smThe Serfs
The Early Bird Café
Capitol SKAO 207


Toms Touch-smVarious Artists: Fraternity of Man; Ill Wind; Bagatelle; The Purpose; Fire
Tom’s Touch: A Collection of Tom Wilson Productions
Stateside LSSH 1501 (Netherlands)



CountryJoeAndTheFish-smCountry Joe And The Fish
C.J. Fish
Vanguard VSD 6555


albino-smAlbino Gorilla
Detroit – 1984
Kama Sutra KSBS 2028



Pass The Butter
Natural Resources NR 104L


Natural Resources NR 106L


road-smRoad (with Noel Redding)
Rare Earth SRE 3006


two friends-smTwo Friends
Two Friends
Natural Resources NR 101L



mayall.john-smJohn Mayall
The Latest Edition
Polydor PD 6030
co-produced with Eric the Norwegian


vernon_burch-smVernon Burch
I’ll Be Your Sunshine
United Artists Records UA LA342-G



Tony Bird-smTony Bird
Tony Bird
CBS 81183
co-produced with Larry Fallon for Namjac



Gil Scott-Heron Bridges-smGil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson
Arista AB 4147
co-produced with Larry Fallon, Scott-Heron, and Jackson


npointer-smNoel Pointer
Blue Note BN LA736-H
(Wilson credited as Mixer)



Prof Longhair-smProfessor Longhair
Live On The Queen Mary
Harvest SW-11790
recorded in 1975


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