TONY WILLIAMS DISCOGRAPHY
With drum solo discography included
Drum Solo Discography 3

59.  1977 - Hal Garper - Now Hear This

1.  Now Hear This    8:27
2.  Shadow Waltz    6:16
3.  Red Eye Special    5:36   
1:05

4.  First Song in the Day    9:06
5.  Mr. Fixit     5:12
6.  Bemsha Swing    6:16
7.  First Song in the Day (Alternate Take)    7:32 

Hal Garper - Piano
Terumasa Hino - Trumpet, flugelhorn
Cecil McBee - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

60.  February 19 - 20, 1977 - The Great Jazz Trio - At the Village Vanguard

1.  Moose the Mooch    6:06    2:19

2.  Naima    11:41
3.  Favors    9:35
4.  12+12    9:27

Hank Jones - Piano
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

61  February 19 - 20, 1977 - The Great Jazz Trio - At the Village Vanguard Vol. 2

1.  Confirmation    9:54
2.  Wind Flower    8:16
3.  Nardis    11:03
4.  Lawra    8:53
(No drum solos.)   

Hank Jones - Piano
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

62.  February 19 - 20, 1977 - The Great Jazz Trio - At the Village Vanguard Again

1.  Softly As in a Morning Sunrise    9:53
2.  Sophisticated Lady    8:19
3.  Wave    8:12
4.  Hi-Fly    12:02
5.  My Funn Valentine    12:39
(No drum solos.)

Hank Jones - Piano
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

63.  March, 1977 - Michael Mantler - Movies

1.  Movie 1    3:37
2.  Movie 2    5:28
3.  Movie 3    3:47
4.  Movie 4    5:56
5.  Movie 5    3:19
6.  Movie 6    3:40
7.  Movie 7    5:54
8.  Movie 8    5:52
(No drum solos.)

Michael Mantler - Trumpet
Larry Coryell - guitar
Carla Bley - Piano, Synthesizer, Tenor Saxophone
Steve Swallow - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

64.  April  9 - 10 - 11* - 12*, 1977 - McCoy Tyner - Supertrios

  1.  Wave    7:27
  2.  Blues on the Corner    6:28
  3.  I Mean You    5:21
  4.  The Greeting    7:49   
1:07

  5.  Prelude to a Kiss    4:35
  6.  Moment's Notice    5:49   
0:33

  7.  Hymn-Song   5:11
  8.  Consensus   9:34
  9.  Four By Five   5:30
10.  Stella By starlight   8:05
11.  Lush Life*    6:24
12.  Blues For Ball   4:53

First Recording Session - April 9 and 10
McCoy Tyner - Piano
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

Second Recording  Session* - April 11 and 12
McCoy Tyner - Piano
Eddie Gomez - Bass
Jack DeJohnette - Drums



65.  May, 1977 - Sadao Watanabe With The Great Jazz Trio - Bird of Paradise

1.  Bird of Pardise    6:39
2.  Donna Lee    2:51   
0:48

3.  Embraceable You    5:31
4.  Star Eyes    4:59
5.  Dexterity    3:36   
0:32

6.  If I Should Lose You    5:07
7.  Yardbird Suite    3:51
8.  K.C. Blues    5:07

Sadao Watanabe - Alto Saxophone
Hank Jones - Piano
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums 

66.  May 7, 1977 - Terumasa Hino - May Dance

1.  Wind Blows Your Skin    7:12
2.  The Wild Lady    8:43
3.  Big Celebration    8:12  
  1:02

4.  Free Land    9:27
5.  Moss on the Rock    6:24
6.  Lovin' May    3:52

Terumasa Hino - Trumpet
John Scofield - Guitar
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

67.  July 13, 1977 - The Herbie Hancock Trio - Herbie Hancock Trio

1.  Watch It     12:24    1:18

2.  Speak Like a Child    13:04
3.  Watcha Waitin' For    6:19
4.  Look    7:40
5.  Milestones    6:38  
  0:51

Note:  This cd and "Third Plane" were both recorded on
the same day at the Automatt, San Francisco.

Herbie Hancock - Piano
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

68.  July 13, 1977 - Ron Carter - Herbie Hancock - Tony Williams - Third Plane

1.  Third Plane    5:50
2.  Quiet Times    7:48
3.  Lawra    6:04
4.  Stella By Starlight    8:22
5.  United Blues    2:58
6.  Dolphin Dance    8:15
(No drum solos.)

Ron Carter - Bass
Herbie Hancock - Piano
Tony Williams - Drums

69.  July 16 and 18*, 1977 - V.S.O.P. - The Quintet

1.  One of a Kind    9:13
2.  Third Plane    7:28
3.  Jessica    7:02
4.  Lawra    9:43 
   2:14

5.  Introduction of Players - Darts    8:39
6.  Dolores    11:39
7.  Little Waltz    9:31
8.  Byrdlike    8:06
    3:31

Live at the Greek Theater, University of
California, Berkeley on July 16.
Live at The San Diego Civic Center* on July 18.

Freddie Hubbard - Trumpet
Wayne Shorter - Tenor, Soprano Saxophone
Herbie Hancock - Piano
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

70.  July 23, 1977 - V.S.O.P. The Quintet - Tempest in the Colosseum

1.  Eye of the Hurricane    15:54    3:53

2.  Diana    4:26
3.  Eighty-One    12:50  
  0:39

4.  Maiden Voyage    11:48
5.  Lawra    8:08   
5:01

6.  Red Clay    13:37
Live at The Den-En Colosseum, Tokyo, Japan.

Freddie Hubbard - Trumpet
Wayne Shorter - Tenor Saxophone
Herbie Hancock - Piano
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams

71.  August 3 - 6, 1977 - Sonny Rollins - Easy Living

1.  Isn't She Lovely*    6:39
2.  Down the Line     7:59
3.  My One and Only Love    5:05
4.  Arroz Con Pollo    5:37
5.  Easy Living    6:09
6.  Hear What I'm Saying    9:49   
1:54

Sonny Rollins - Tenor, Soprano Saxophone
George Duke - Keyboards
Charles Icarus Johnson - Guitar
Paul Jackson - Bass
Byron Miller* - Bass
Bill Summers* - Congas

72.  October 3 - 4, 1977 - The Great Jazz Trio - Kindness, Joy, Love, Happiness

1.  Freedom Jazz Dance    4:30
2.  Doom    4:35
3.  Old Folks    3:58  
  0:40

4.  Ah, Oui    6:07
5.  Mr. P.C.    4:12
6.  All Blues    8:07
7.  A Child is Born    7:44

Hank Jones - Piano
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

73.  October 6, 1977 - The Great Jazz Trio - Direct From L.A.

1.  A Night in Tunisia    8:04    1:12   
 
2.  'Round About Midnight    6:17
3.  Satin Doll   8:28
4.  My Funny Valentine    6:18

Hank Jones - Piano
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums



74.  1978 - Tony Williams - The Joy of Flying

1.  Going Far    4:17
2.  Hip Skip    8:07
3.  Hittin' On 6    6:20
4.  Open Fire (live)   6:22   
1:58

5.  Tony    6:53
6.  Eris    3:32
7.  Coming Back Home    6:10
8.  Morgan's Motion    8:24
Live at Denon coliseum summer of 1978, Tokyo,
Japan
*.

Tony Williams - Drums
Stanley Clarke - Bass
Paul Jackson - Bass
Mario Cipollina - Bass
George Benson - Guitar
Ronnie Montrose - Guitar
Jan Hammer - Keyboards
Herbie Hancock - Keyboards
Brian Auger - Hammond B3 Organ
Cecil Taylor - Piano
Ralph MacDonald - Percussion
Michael Brecker - Tenor Saxophone
Tom Scott - Lyricon - track 3-5
Jon Faddis - Trumpet
David Sanborn - Alto Saxophone
Ronnie Cuber - Baritone Saxophone
Barry Rogers - Trombone

75.  April 5, 1978 - The Great Jazz Trio - Milestones
1.  Milestones    5:14    1:10

2.  Lush Life    6::02
3.  Wave    7:00
4.  Eighty-One    5:07
5.  I Remember Clifford    4:53
6.  Hormone    3:42   
0:33

7.  Mr. Biko    6:32

Hank Jones - Piano
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums


76.  April 6 and 7, 1978 - Jackie McLean - New Wine in Old Bottles

1.  Appointment in Ghana Again    5:48
2.  It Never Entered My Mind    6:36
3.  'Round About Midnight    9:05
4.  Little Melonae Again    5:52   
0:30

5.  Bein' Green    6:21
6.  Confirmation    6:17
This is Jackie McLean with The Great Jazz Trio.

Jackie McLean - Alto Saxophone
Hank Jones - Piano
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

77.  April 13 - 14 - 15, 1978 - Sonny Rollins - Don't Stop The Carnival

1.  Don't Stop the Carnival    8:44
2.  Silver City    8:04
3.  Autumn Nocturne    6:35
4.  Camel    4:10
5.  Introductions    1:00
6.  Nobody Else But Me    6:54   
1:47

7.  Non-cents    9:22
8.  A Child's Prayer    8:02
9.  President Hayes    9:44
10.  Sais    7:55
Live at the Great American Music Hall, San Fransico.

Sonny Rollins - Tenor Saxophone
Donald Byrd - Trumpet
Mark Soskin - Piano
Aurell Ray - 12-string Guitar
Jerry Harris - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

78.  July 28, 1978 - McCoy Tyner - Passion Dance

1.  Moment's Notice    9:18    1:07

2.  Passion Dance    11:42
3.  Search For Peace    6:30
4.  The Promise    6:27
5.  Song of the New World    7:11
Live at a "Live Under the Sun" festival
concert at Denon Coliseum, Tokyo, Japan.

McCoy Tyner - Piano
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums


79.  July 30, 1978 - Ron Carter - Hank Jones - Sadao Watanabe - Tony Williams - Carnaval

1.  Chelsea Bridge    10:12
2.  Manha De Carnaval    9:01
3.  I'm Old-Fashioned    8:18  
  0:53

4.  Confirmation    6:40
5.  Moose the Mooche    8:05   
1:00

Recorded live at Denen Coliseum, Tokyo Japan. 
This is The Great Jazz Trio with Sadao Watanabe. 

Sadao Watanabe - Alto Saxophone
Hank Jones - Piano
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums   

80.  July 31, 1978 - The Great Jazz Trio - The Great Tokyo Meeting
 
1.  Pink Lady    5:08    0:48

2.  Mellow Blues    5:19
3.  Out of Round    4:43
4.  G.J. T.    5:32
5.  Interface    7:00
6.  Forever    6:16
7.  To Destiny    6:30
Live at Onkio Haus, Tokyo, Japan.

Hank Jones - Piano
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

81.  September 28, 1978 - McCoy Tyner - Counterpoints: Live in Tokyo

1.  Greeting    11:24
2.  Aisha    7:00
3.  Sama Layuca    6:39
4.  Prelude to a Kiss    9:13
5.  Iki Masho (Let's Go)    13:58
Live at Denon coliseum, Tokyo, Japan.

(No drum solos.)

McCoy Tyner - Piano
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

82.  March, 1979 - Ron Carter - Parade

1.  Parade    8:59
2.  A Theme in 3/4
3.  Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child    2:43
4.  Tinderbox    5:06
5.  Gypsy    8:41
6.  G.J.T.    4:48
(No drum solos.)

Ron Carter - Bass
Joe Henderson - Tenor Saxophon
Joe Shepley, John Frosk, Jon Faddis - Trumpet, Flugehorn
Tom Malone - Bass Trombone
Urbie Green - Trombone
Frank Wess - Flute, Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone
Jerry Dodgion - Flute, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Chick Corea - Piano
Tony Williams - Drums

83.  March 3 and 8, 1979 - John McLaughlin, Jaco Pastorius, Tony Williams - Trio of Doom

  1.  Drum  Improvisation*    2:46    2:22

  2.  Dark Prince*    6:36   
0:29

  3.  Continuum   5:11
  4.  Para Oriente   5:42
  5.  Are You The One, Are You the One?*    4:51   
1:02

  6.  Dark Prince    4:11
  7.  Continuum    3:49
  8.  Para Oriente (Alt. Take One)    1:05
  9.  Para Oriente (Alt. Take Two)    0:20
10.  Para Oriente    5:28
Live at the Carl Marx Theater, Havana, Cuba*.

John McLaughlin - Guitar
Jaco Pastorius - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums
 
84.  November, 1979 - Chet Baker/Wolfgang Lackerschmid - Baker/Lackerschmid

1.  Mr. Biko    9:03
2.  Balzwaltz    6:16   
0:52

3.  The Latin One    2:25
4.  Rue Gregoire Do Tour    6:32
5.  Here's That Rainy Day    4:14
6.  Toku Do    6:28 
 
Chet Baker - Trumpet
Wolfgang Lackerschmid - Vibes
Larry Coryell - Guitar
Buster Williams - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums
Note:  Sometimes this cd is confused with "Ballads for Two".  Ballads for Two DOES NOT have Tony Williams on it.  It only has Chet Baker and Wolfgang Lacherschmid.

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