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Howard McGhee, Dexter Gordon, Wardell Gray July 6, 1947

Main Session Personnel
trumpet
trombone
alto saxophone
tenor saxophone
tenor saxophone
piano
electric guitar
bass
drums
# Tracks Playtime Issue Variance from Main Session Personnel
1 Bopera (Disorder at the Border) - Part 1: Trummy Young 19:18
2 Bopera (Disorder at the Border) - Part 2: Wardell Gray 19:18
3 Bopera (Disorder at the Border) - Part 3: Howard McGhee 19:18
4 Bopera (Disorder at the Border) - Part 4: Sonny Criss 19:18
5 Bopera (Disorder at the Border) - Part 5: Dexter Gordon 19:18
6 Bopera (Disorder at the Border) - Part 6: Barney Kessel 19:18
7 Bopera (Disorder at the Border) - Part 7: Barney Kessel 19:18
9 Body And Soul (Incomplete) 0:00 (trumpet), (alto saxophone), (tenor saxophone), (piano), (electric guitar), (bass), (drums), (vocal), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit)
10 Backbreaker - Part 1: Wardell Gray 16:22 (trumpet), (alto saxophone), (tenor saxophone), (piano), (electric guitar), (bass), (drums), (vocal), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit)
11 Back Breaker - Part 2: Wardell Gray 16:22 (trumpet), (alto saxophone), (tenor saxophone), (piano), (electric guitar), (bass), (drums), (vocal), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit)
12 Back Breaker - Part 3: Barney Kessel 16:22 (trumpet), (alto saxophone), (tenor saxophone), (piano), (electric guitar), (bass), (drums), (vocal), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit)
13 Back Breaker - Part 4: Sonny Criss 16:22 (trumpet), (alto saxophone), (tenor saxophone), (piano), (electric guitar), (bass), (drums), (vocal), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit)
14 Back Breaker - Part 5: Wardell Gray 16:22 (trumpet), (alto saxophone), (tenor saxophone), (piano), (electric guitar), (bass), (drums), (vocal), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit)
15 Back Breaker - Part 6: Russ Freeman 16:22 (trumpet), (alto saxophone), (tenor saxophone), (piano), (electric guitar), (bass), (drums), (vocal), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit)
16 Byas A Drink - Part 1: Trummy Young 20:10
17 Byas A Drink - Part 2: Dexter Gordon 20:10
18 Byas A Drink - Part 3: McGhee-Gray 20:10
19 Byas A Drink - Part 4: Wardell Gray 20:10
20 Byas A Drink - Part 5: Kessel-Hawes 20:10
21 Byas A Drink - Part 6: Young-McGhee 20:10
22 Bop After Hours - Part 1: Trummy Young 18:31
23 Bop After Hours - Part 2: Barney Kessel 18:31
24 Bop After Hours - Part 3: Hampton Hawes 18:31
25 Bop After Hours - Part 4: Red Callender 18:31
26 Bop After Hours - Part 5: Dexter Gordon 18:31
27 Bop After Hours - Part 6: Gordon-McGhee 18:31
28 Bop After Hours - Part 7: Sonny Criss 18:31
29 The Hunt - Part 1: Howard McGhee 18:09
30 The Hunt - Part 2: Sonny Criss 18:09
31 The Hunt - Part 3: Trummy Young 18:09
32 The Hunt - Part 4: Barney Kessel 18:09
33 The Hunt - Part 5: Gordon-Gray 18:09
34 The Hunt - Part 6: Gordon-Gray 18:09
35 The Hunt - Part 7: Gordon-Gray 18:09
36 The Hunt - Part 8: Gordon-Gray 18:09
43 Blow, Blow, Blow - Part 1: Gray-Killian 14:11 (trumpet), (bass), (drums), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit)
44 Blow, Blow, Blow - Part 2: Killian-Gray 14:11 (trumpet), (bass), (drums), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit)
45 Blow, Blow, Blow - Part 3: Criss-Babasin 14:11 (trumpet), (bass), (drums), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit)
46 Blow, Blow, Blow - Part 4: Gray-Criss 14:11 (trumpet), (bass), (drums), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit), (omit)
47 Geronimo - Part 1: Trummy Young 21:26
48 Geronimo - Part 2: Barney Kessel 21:26
49 Geronimo - Part 3: Kessel-Criss 21:26
50 Geronimo - Part 4: Sonny Criss 21:26
51 Geronimo - Part 5: Dexter Gordons 21:26
52 Geronimo - Part 6: Dexter Gordon 21:26
53 Geronimo - Part 7: Dexter Gordon 21:26
54 Geronimo - Part 8: Dexter Gordon 21:26
55 Lady Be Good 3:50
56 Lady Be Good 3:50
genre: Bebop, Swing, Chicago
Recording Date: 
1947
Label Name: 
Bop!
Leader(s): 
Howard McGhee
Leader(s): 
Dexter Gordon
Leader(s): 
Wardell Gray
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trombone
Skill/instrument: 
alto saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
piano
Skill/instrument: 
electric guitar
Skill/instrument: 
bass
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Personnel: 
Howard McGhee
Personnel: 
Trummy Young
Personnel: 
Sonny Criss
Personnel: 
Dexter Gordon
Personnel: 
Wardell Gray
Personnel: 
Hampton Hawes
Personnel: 
Barney Kessel
Personnel: 
Harry Babasin
Personnel: 
Roy Porter
Ensemble Size: 
nonet
Venue Type: 
live performance
Venue Name: 
Elks Auditorium (Elks Ballroom)
Venue Location: 
Los Angeles, CA
Recording company
Company Name: 
Bop!
Sources: 
James Accardi Wardell Gray discography

Comments

19:18 is the run-time for all

19:18 is the run-time for all of the parts combined, for "Bopera (Disorder at the Border)." - MV