TONY WILLIAMS DISCOGRAPHY
With drum solo discography included
Drum Solo Discography 4

85.  July 26 and 27, 1979 - Herbie Hancock - V.S.O.P. Live Under the Sky ( 2 CDs )

CD - 1  July 26
  1.  Opening    0:47
  2.  Eye of the Hurricane   7:48
  3.  Tear Drop    10:34
  4.  Domo    12:35
  5.  Para Oriente    7:28
  6.  Pee Wee    8:13
  7.  One of Another Kind    20:49  
4:01

  8.  Fragile    9:41
Previously unreleased*

CD - 2  July 27
  1.  Opening    0:23
  2.  Eye of the Hurricane  11:26
  3.  Tear Drop    9:13
  4.  Domo    11:42
  5.  Para Oriente    6:51
  6.  Pee Wee    6:27
  7.  One of Another Kind    14:45
  8.  Fragile    8:32
  9.  Stella By Starlight    4:46
10.  On Green Dolphin Street    2:17
The songs on this cd are "previously unreleased".
(No drum solos.)

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

86.  July 29, 1979 - The V.S.O.P. Quintet - Five Stars

1.  Skagly    9:56
2.  Finger Painting    6:44
3.  Mutants on the Beach    11:04   
1:58

4.  Circe    4:30

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

87.  May 30 & 31, 1980 - Tony williams - Play or Die

1.  Beach Ball Tango   
2.  Spencer Tracy    9:58    
2:28
  
3.  The Big Man   
4.  Para Oriente   
5.  Lawra 
 
Tony Williams - Drums
Patrick O'Hearn - Bass
Tom Grant - Keyboards

88.  July 27, 1981 - Herbie Hancock Trio with Ron Carter and Tony Williams

1.  Stablemates    11:06
2.  Dophin Dance    10:18
3.  A Slight smile    9:04
4.  That Old Black Magic    8:34
5.  La Maison Goree    6:42
(No drum solos.)

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


89.  December 9 - 16, 1981 - Sonny Rollins - No Problem

1.  No Problem    7:40
2.  Here You Come Again    5:32
3.  Jo Jo    5:05
4.  Coconut Bread    4:22   
1:31

5.  Penny Saved    5:44
6.  Illussions    2:17
7.  Joyous Lake    5:32

Sonny Rollins - Tenor Sax
Bobby Broom - Guitar
Bobby Hutcherson - Vibes
Bob Cranshaw - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

 
90.  1982 - Herbie Hancock - Quartet

1.  Well You Needn't    6:26
2.  'Round Midnight    6:38
3.  Clear Ways    5:01
4.  A Quick Sketch    15:24
5.  The Eye of the Hurricane    8:03   
1:44

6.  Parade    7:56
7.  The Sorcerer    7:18
8.  Pee Wee    4:32
9.  I Fall inLove Too Easily    5:53

Herbie Hancock - Piano
Wynton Marsalis - Trumpet
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

91.  1982 - Wynton Marsalis

1.  Father Time
2.  I'll Be There When the Time is Right
3.  RJ
4.  Hesitation
5.  Sister Cheryl
6.  Who Can I Turn To
7.  Twilight
(No drum solos.)

Wynton Marsalis - Trumpet
Branford Marsalis - Tenor Sax
Kenny Kirkland - Piano
Clarence Seay - Bass
Jeff Watts - Drums

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

92.  1982 - Ron Carter - Etudes

1.  Last Resort    7:29
2.  Bottoms Up    6:18
3.  Arboretum    4:31
4.  Rufus    5:12
5.  Echoes    4:10
6.  Doctors' Row    8:11

(No drum
solos.)

Ron Carter - Bass
Art Farmer - Flugelhorn
Bill Evans -  Tenor, Saprano Sax
Tony Williams - Drums
  

93.  June 16 - 17, 1983 - Tommy Flanagan, Ron Carter, Tony Williams - The Trio

  1.  It Don't Mean a Thing    6:32 
  2.  St. Thomas    5:36 
  3.  Angel Eyes    5:48 
  4.  New Song #3    4:09   
0:33

  5.  Minor Mishap    4:41     
  6.  Misterioso    4:20
  7.  Milestones    4:44    1:16  

  8.  Good Bait    6:05 
  9.  Afternoon In Paris    3:15 
10.  Giant Steps    3:44 
11.  Blues in the Closet    6:49 
12.  Sister Cheryl    7:16 
13.  My Ship    6:25  
14.  Moose the Mooche    3:48   
0:35

Note:  The cds "The Master Trio" and "The
Master Trio - Blues in a Closet" were combined
to make this cd.

Tommy Flanagan - Piano
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums


94. 1984 Didier Lockwood - New World

1. Vieux Pape  5:22
2. Autumn Leaves  5:28
3. La Manufacture de Sucre Engloutie  3:54
4. New World  5:07
5. The Last blade of Grass  4:29
6. My Memories of You  5:43
7. Giant Steps  2:12
8. Pentup House  2:34
9. Zbiggy  9:55  1:00 



Didier Lockwood - Violin
Didier Lockwood - Bass, Bass Violin (6)
Gordon Beck - Piano
Francis Lockwood - Piano (6)
Jean-Michel Kajdan - Guitar - (1)
John Etheridge - Guitar
Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen - Bass
 


95.  February 22, 1985 -Town Hall Concert (Live)

1.  Cantaloupe Island    10:48
2.  Recorda Me    11:23   
0:54

3.  Little B's Poem    8:17
4.  Bouquet    7:16
5.  Hat and Beard    7:18
Recorded live at Town Hall, New York City. 
 
Freddie Hubbard - Trumpet
Joe Henderson - Tenor Sax
Bobby Hutcherson - Vibes
Herbie Hancock - Piano
James Newton - Flute
Ron Carter - Bass


96.  May 14 - 15, 1985 George Cables - Phantom of the City

 1.  Phantom of the City    5:20    1:13  

 2.  Old Folks    5:17  
 3.  But He Knows    4:41  
 4.  Dark Side/Light Side   5:38    1:11  

 5.  Waltz for Monday    6:08  
 6.  Blue Nights    6:48  
 7.  You Stepped Out of a Dream    6:18

George Cables - Piano
John Heard - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

 97.  June 18 - 19, 1985 - Tony Williams - Foreign Intrigue

1.  Foreign Intrigue    5:25    1:08

2.  My Michele    6:52
3.  Life of the Party    6:09
4.  Takin' My Time    6:42
5.  Clearways     5:05
6.  Sister Cheryl    6:58
7.  Arboretum    5:56

Tony Williams - Drums
Wallace Roney - Trumpet
Donald Harrison - Alto Sax
Bobby Hutcherson - Vibes
Mulgrew Miller - Piano
Ron Carter - Bass

98.  November 24 - 25 - 26, 1986 - Tony Williams - Civilization

1.  Geo Rose    7:25
2.  Warrior    5:34
3.  ancient Eyes    5:28
4.  Soweto Nights    6:38
5.  The Slump    6:29
6.  Civilization    4:32
7.  Mutants on the Beach    5:59
8.  Citadel    6:42
(No drum solos.)

Tony Williams - Drums
Wallace Roney - Trumpet
Billy Pierce - Tenor, Soprano Sax
Mulgrew Miller - Piano
Charnette Moffett - Bass

99.  January 26 - 28, 1987 - Branford Marsalis - Renaissance

1.  Just One of Those Things    7:46
2.  Lament    5:58
3.  The Peacocks*    15:00
4.  Love Stone    6:24
5.  Citadel    10:42
6.  The Wrath    6:29
7.  St. Thomas    4:50
(No drum solos.)

Branford Marsalis - Tenor, Saprano Sax
Kenny Kirkland - Piano
Bob Hurst - Bass
Herbie Hancock* - Piano
Buster Williams* - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

100.  February, 1987 - Wallace Roney - Verses

1.  Float     5:43
2.  Verses    9:37
3.  Blue in Green    5:39
4.  Topaz    5:37
5.  Lawra    6:36
6.  Slaves    12:18
(No drum solos.)

Wallace Roney - Verses
Gary Thomas - Tenor sax
Mulgrew Miller - Piano
Charnett Moffett - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

101.  April 4 - 6, 1988 - Tony Williams - Angel Street

1.  Angel Street    8:13
2.  Touch Me    1:22    1:22

3.  Red Mask    7:05
4.  Kiss Me    0:52   
0:52

5.  Dreamland    9:37
6.  Only With You    5:54
7.  Pee Wee    6:35
8.  Thrill Me    0:44   
0:43

9.  Obsession    4:22

Tony Williams - Drums
Wallace Roney Trumpet
Billy Pierce - Tenor, Soprano Sax
Mulgrew Miller - Piano
Charnett Moffett - Bass

102.  August 15 - 16, 1988 - Mulgrew Miller - The Countdown

1.  The Countdown    8:16
2.  Exact Change    5:19
3.  What the World Needs Now is Love    7:27
4.  "1684"    5:51
5.  Tetragon    6:42
6.  Crystal Palace    5:39
7.  Ambrosia    4:42
8.  August Afternoon    5:58
(No drum solos.)

Mulgrew Miller - Piano
Joe Henderson - Tenor Sax
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

103.  December 16, 1988 - Don Pullen - New Beginnings

1.  Jana's Delight    5:58
2.  Once Upon a Time    5:52   
0:54

3.  Warriors    6:50   
1:20

4.  New Beginnings    6:23
5.  At the Cafe Cetrale    6:55   
1:16

6.  Reap the Whirlwind    7:05   
1:30

7.  Silence=Death    10:23

Don Pullen - Piano
Gary Peacock - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

104.  September 11 -13, 1989 - Tony Williams - Native Heart

1.  Native Heart    8:43
2.  City of Lights    6:27
3.  Extreme Measures    8:42
4.  Juicy Fruit    9:48
5.  Two Worlds    5:16
6.  Crystal Palace    7:02
7.  Liberty ( Bonus Track)    5:10   
5:10


Tony Williams - Drums
Wallace Roney - Trumpet
Mulgrew Miller - Piano
Ira Coleman - Bass (Tracks 1, 2, 6)
Bob Hurst - Bass (Tracks 3, 4, 5)

105.  1990 - Jonas Hellborg - The Word

  1.  Akasha    0:54
  2.  Zat    1:50
  3.  Saut-E Samad    3:28
  4.  Two Rivers    4:32
  5.  Be! And All Became    3:19
  6.  Poets    3:36
  7.  Black Rite    6:29
  8.  Cherokee Mist    5:00
  9.  Miklagaard    5:14
10.  Path Over Clouds    3:27
(No drum solos.)

Jonas Hellborg - Bass
The Soldier String Quartet - Strings
 (Ron Lawrence - Viola)
 (David Soldier - Violin)
 (Laura Seaton - 1st Violin)
 (Mary Wooten - Cello)
Tony Williams - Drums
   

 

 

 
105.  November 29 - 30 & December 1, 1991 - Tony Williams - The Story of Neptune

1.  Neptune: Overture    5:03    0:40

2.  Neptune: Fear Not    6:56
3.  Neptune: Creatures of Conscience    6:57    1:53

4.  Blackbird    5:35
5.  Crime Scene     7:05
6.  Poinciana    10:10
7.  birdlike    3:31

Tony Williams - Drums
Wallace Roney - Trumpet
Bill Pierce - Tenor, Soprano Sax
Mulgrew Miller - Piano
Ira Coleman - Bass

106.  March 2 - 8, 1992 - Tony Williams - Tokyo Live ( 2 CDs)

CD1
1.  Geo Rose    11:33  
 2:16  

2.  Blackbird    6:06
3.  Ancient Eyes    11:29
4.  Citadel    18:05
5.  Warriors    15:23    5:05 
 
  
6.  angel Street    11:09

CD2
1.  Sister Cheryl    14:40
2.  The Slump    9:51
3.  Mutants on the Beach    14:46   
1:01

4.  Civilization    12:11
5.  Crystal Palace    10:21
6.  Life of the Party    2:30    0:41

7.  The Announcements    3:41

Tony Williams - Drums
Wallace Roney - Trumpet
Bill Pierce - Tenor, Soprano Sax
Mulgrew Miller - Piano
Ira Coleman - Bass

107.  May 18, 1993 (Release Date), Travis Shook

1.  Broadway    8:14    0:41

2.  Astarte    4:47
3.  Witchcraft    6:32
4.  Dewey North    4:36
5.  Little Girl, I'll Miss You    6:45
6.  Touch and Go    5:49
7.  Love For Sale    9:59
8.  My Foolish Heart    4:21

Travis Shook - Piano
Bunky Green - Alto Sax
Ira Coleman - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

108.  March 23 - 24, 1994 - Geri Allen - Twenty One

  1.  RTG    2:45
  2.  If I Should Lose You    4:36
  3.  Drummer's Song    3:49
  4.  Introspection/Thelonious    4:35
  5.  A Beautiful Friendship    3:21
  6.  In the Morning     6:09
  7.  Tea For Two    3:18
  8.  Lullaby of the Leaves    5:13
  9.  feed the Fire    6:16
10.  Old Folks    6:17
11.  A Place of Power    3:16
12.  In the Middle    4:25
(No drum solos.)

Geri Allen - Piano
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony williams - Drums

109.  May 24,1994 (Release Date) - Michel Petrucciani - Marvellous

  1.  Manhattan    4:51
  2.  Charlie Brown    2:47
  3.  Even Mice Dance    4:39
  4.  Why    5:52
  5.  Hidden Joy    6:21
  6.  Shooting Stars    5:30
  7.  You Are My Waltz    4:13
  8.  Dumb Breaks    2:42
  9.  92's Last    5:19
10.  Besame Mucho    3:14
(No drum solos.)

Michel Petrucciani - Piano
Dave Holland - Bass
The Graffiti String Quartet:
  Vincent Pagliarin - Violin
  Nicolas Krassik - Violin
  Pierre Lemarchand - Viola
  Vincent Courtois - Cello
Tony Williams - Drums    

110.  March 22, 1994 (Release Date) - A Tribute To Miles

1.  So What (Live)*    10:19
2.  RJ    4:07
3.  Little One    7:20
4.  Pinocchio    5:44
5.  Elegy    8:42
6.  Eighty One    7:31
7.  All Blues (Live)   15:15
*These two songs were recorded live at Berkeley
 Community Theater on September 19, 1992
(No drum solos)

Herbie Hancock - Piano
Wallace Roney - Trumpet
Wayne Shorter - Tenor, Soprano Sax
Ron Carter - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

111. 1995 - Michael Wolf - Jumpstart

1. Pinocchio    5:25  
2. Ballade Noir    5:20  
3. Cannonblues    5:50    0:35
  
4. Little M    4:50  
5. Fall    3:45  
6. Shades of Gray    4:45
7. Nefertiti    6:00  
8. Jumpstart    5:32    1:43
 
9. Fall in Love Too Easily    6:50 
10. All of You    4:45     1:05

Michael Wolff - Piano
Christian McBride - Bass
Tony Williams - Drums

112.  April, 1995 - Arcana (4) - The Last Wave

1.  Broken Circle    11:03
2.  Cold Blast    8:16
3.  The Rattle of Bones    7:56
4.  Pearls and Transformation    16:25
5.  Tears of Astral Rain    8:06
6.  Transplant Wasteland    8:32
(No drum solos.)

Bill Laswell - Bass
Dere Bailey - Guitar
Tony Williams - Drums

113.  December 6 - 12, 1995 - Tony Williams - Wilderness

  1.  Wilderness Rising    7:35
  2.  China Town    8:33
  3.  Infant Wilderness    2:31
  4.  Harlem Mist '55    4:03
  5.  China Road    2:46
  6.  The Night You Were Born    8:05
  7.  Wilderness Voyager    2:07
  8.  Machu Picchu    6:42
  9  China Moon    3:24
10.  Wilderness Island    2:49
11.  Sea of wilderness    3:06
12.  Gambia    6:13
13.  Cape Wilderness    7:15
(No drum solos.)

Tony Willilams - Drums
Herbie Hancock - Piano
Stanley Clarke - Bass
Michael Brecker - Tenor Sax
Pat Metheny - Guitar

114.  September 24 & 25, 1996 - Tony Williams - Young At Heart

  1.  Promethean    4:07
  2.  Young at Heart    5:48
  3.  On Green Dolphin Street    8:53
  4.  Farewell to Dogma    5:52
  5.  How My Heart Sings    6:14
  6.  The Fool on the Hill    6:21
  7.  Neptune: Fear Not    6:11
  8.  You and the Night and the Music    6:45
  9.  Body and Soul    6:39
10.  This Here    7:33
11.  Summer Me, Winter Me    4:50
(No drum solos.) 

Tony Williams - Drums
Mulgrew Miller - Piano
Ira Coleman - Bass

 115.  October 14, 1997 (Release Date) - Arcana (4) - Arc of the Testimony

1.  Gone Tomorrow    9:39
2.  Illuminator    6:07
3.  Into the Circle    9:25
4.  Returning    4:29
5.  Circles of Hell    7:15
6.  Wheeless on a Dark River   4:28
7.  The Earth Below    5:28
(No drum solos.)

Byard Lancaster - Alto Sax, Bass Clarinet
Bill Laswell - Bass
Graham Haynes - Cornet
Buckethead - Guitar
Nicky Skopelitis - 6 & 12 guitar
Pharoah Sanders - Tenor Sax
Tony Williams - Drums

 

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