COLTRANE RULES
TAO OF A MUSIC WARRIOR

OYO Recordings

Gary Bartz - soprano and alto saxophones, bass clarinet, vocals
Barney McAll - piano
James King - bass
Greg Bandy - drums
Dear Lord: Andy Bey - Vocals, Rene McLean - Flute
The Song of Loving Kindness: Makea Keith, Eric Rose, Gary Bartz, Ommas Keith - Vocals

List of Tunes:
1. After the Rain
2. I Concentrate On You
3. Dear Lord
4. To Your Lady
5. Nita
6. Dahomey ance / Tunji
7. Birdtrane
8. Vilia / Ole
9. Pristine
10. The Song of Loving / Kindness
11. After the Rain




MAE VELHA
LIVE @ THE JAZZ STANDARD Vol. 2

OYO Recordings

Gary Bartz - Alto Saxophone
Paul Bollenbeck - Guitars
Barney McAll - Piano
James King - Bass
Greg Bandy - Drums
Danny Robins - Percussion

List of Tunes:
1. NOMMO - The Magic Song
2. Ogunde
3. Mae Velha
4. ...And He Called Himself A Messenger
5. I've Got A Crush On You
6. 26-2
 



SOPRANO STORIES
Oyo Recordings

Gary Bartz - Saxophones
James King - Bass
Greg Bandy - Drums
George Cables - Piano
John Hicks - Piano*

List of Tunes:
1. Soprano Story
2. When Your Lover Has Gone
3. The Touch Of Your Lips
4. Coming Back
5. I Get Along Without You Very Well
6. I Wish I Knew
7. Smile
8. Concierto De Aranjuez/My Ship
9. Nobody Else But Me
 



THE MONTREAL CONCERT
DSM


Peter Leitch - Guitar
Gary Bartz - Alto & Soprano Saxophones

List of Tunes:
1. The Touch of Your Lips
2. But Not For Me
3. Well You Needn't
4. They Say It's Wonderful
5. Some Other Samba
6. Surrey With The Fringe on Top
7. The Song of Loving Kindness
8. Uncle Bubba

 



SOULSTICE
OYO Records

Gary Bartz - saxophones
Greg Bandy - drums
Kenny Davis - bass
Barney McAll - piano

List of Tunes:
1. Intro
2. Uranus
3. Eastern Blues
4. But Not For Me
5. Day Dream
6. Soulstice
7. Closing

 



THE BLUES CHRONICLES
Atlantic Records

Gary Bartz - Alto and Soprano Saxophones
Tom Williams - Trumpet
George Colligan - Piano
James King - Bass
Greg Bandy - Drums

List of Tunes:
1. Come With Me/Hustler's Holler 1
2. The Five Dollar Theory
3. Makes Me Wanna Moan
4. Miss Otis Regrets
5. One Million Blues
6. Hustler's Holler 2
7. And He Called Himself A Messenger
8. Band In The USA
9. Hustler's Holler 3
10. A Looney Tune
11. Lively Up Yourself
12. Gansta Jazz
13. Passage - Part 1
14. The Song Of Loving-Kindness
15. Hustler's Holler (Song Of The Street)




THE RED AND ORANGE POEMS
Atlantic Records

Gary Bartz - Alto Saxophone
Mulgrew Miller - Piano
Eddie Henderson - Trumpet
John Clark - French Horn
Dave Holland - Bass
Greg Bandy - Drums
Steve Kroon - Percussion

List of Tunes:
1. By Myself
2. Nusia'a Poem
3. I'm Gonna Laugh You Right Out Of My Life
4. J Seas
5. Relentless
6. Along The Twelve Tone Row
7. Soulmate
8. But Not For Me







SHADOWS
Timeless - SJP 379

Gary Bartz - Alto Saxophone
Willie Williams - Tenor Saxophone
Benny Green - Piano
Christian McBride - Bass
Victor Lewis - Drums

List of Tunes:
1. Marion's Theme
2. Shadows
3. Song Of The Underground Railroad
4. Peresina
5. How Do You Keep The Music Playing
6. Children Of The Night
7. Holiday For Strings







ALTISSIMO
West Wind - 2019

Gary Bartz - Alto Saxophone
Lee Konitz - Alto Saxophone
Jackie McLean - Alto Saxophone
Charlie Mariano - Alto Saxophone

List of Tunes:
1. Another Hairdo
2. Mode for Jay Mac
3. Love Choral
4. FanFare
5. Du (Rain)
6. Hymn
7. Teleledu Rama







EPISODE ONE - CHILDREN OF HARLEM
Challenge - 70001

Gary Bartz - Alto Saxophone
Larry Willis - Piano
Buster Williams - Bass
Ben Riley - Drums

List of Tunes:
1. Amos n' Andy Theme One & Spoken Intro
2. Tap Dancer
3. If This Isn't Love
4. Tico Tico
5. Ezekial Saw The Wheel
6. Children Of Harlem
7. Crazy She Calls Me
8. Heavy Blue
9. Ruby Begonia & Amos n' Andy Theme Two





THERE GOES THE NEIGHBORHOOD
Candid - 79506

Gary Bartz - Alto Saxophone
Kenny Barron - Piano
Ray Drummond - Bass
Ben Riley - Drums

List of Tunes:
1. Racism (Blues In Double Bb Minor)
2. On A Misty Night
3. Laura
4. Tadd's Delight
5. Impressions
6. I've Never Been In Love Before
7. Flight Path




REFLECTIONS OF MONK - THE FINAL FRONTIER
SteepleChase - 31248

Gary Bartz - Alto Saxophone
Eddie Henderson - Trumpet
Bob Butta - Piano
Geoff Harper - Bass
Billy Hart - Drums
Jenelle Fisher - Vocals
Mekea Kieth - Vocals

List of Tunes:
1. Thelonious
2. Brilliant Corners
3. The Penny Whistle Call - Reflections
4. Played Twice
5. Crepuscule With Nellie
6. Hackensack
7. Let's Cool One
8. Monk's Mood
9. Epistrophy







MONSOON
SteepleChase - 31234

Gary Bartz - Alto Saxophone
Butch Lacy - Piano
Clint Houston - Bass
Billy Hart - Drums

List of Tunes:
1. Samuel
2. Never Never Land
3. Run Before The Sun
4. Strode Rode
5. Monsoon
6. Soul Eyes
7. Uncle Bubba







PRECIOUS ENERGY
Mapleshade - 512694

Gary Bartz - Alto Saxophone
Leon Thomas - Vocals
Eddie Henderson - Trumpet
Bob Butta - Piano
Geoff Harper - Bass
Steve Johns - Drums

List of Tunes:
1. Precious Energy
2. You Treat Me Like A Yo-Yo
3. Sunflowers
4. Cousin Mary
5. Woman
6. Wave
7. Boom, Boom, Boom







Discography As A Sideman
Miles Davis - Another Bitches Brew - 2 Concerts in Belgrade
Miles Davis - What I Say - Vol. I and II
Miles Davis - Isle of Wright
Miles Davis - Live/Evil
Miles Davis -Two Miles Live
Miles Davis -The Columbia Years 1955-1985
McCoy Tyner - Dimensions
McCoy Tyner - Extensions
McCoy Tyner - Expansions
McCoy Tyner - Sama Layuca
McCoy Tyner - McCoy Tyner and the Latin All-Stars
McCoy Tyner - Four Times Four
McCoy Tyner - Jazz Profile
McCoy Tyner - Best of McCoy Tyner - The Blue Note Years
McCoy Tyner - Asante
McCoy Tyner - Cosmos
Christian McBride - Number Two Express
Art Blakey - Soulfinger
Art Blakey - Compact Jazz
Rosanna Vitro - Passion Dance
Donald Brown - Sources of Inspiration
Shirley Horn - Light Out of Darkness
Antonio Hart - Don't You Know I Care
Roy Hargrove - Of Kindred Souls
Roy Hargrove - The Collected Roy Hargrove
Roy Hargrove - Habana
Donald Byrd - Stepping into Tomorrow
Donald Byrd - Charicatures
Max Roach - Members Don't Get Weary
Norman Connors - Romantic Journey
Norman Connors - You Are My Starship
Norman Connors - Dark of Light
Norman Connors - Easy Living
The Reunion Legacy Band
Buddy Guy - The Very Best of Buddy Guy
Buddy Guy - Hold That Plane
Phyllis Hyman - One on One
Phyllis Hyman - Legacy of Phyllis Hyman
Peter Leitch - Colours & Dimensions
Peter Leitch - From Another Perspective
Jackie McLean - Ode to Super
Jackie McLean - Altissimo
Woody Shaw - Rosewood
Woody Shaw - United
Woody Shaw - For Sure
Woody Shaw - Blackstone Legacy
Keith Ailer - Spaces & Places
Tex Allen - The Tex Allen Song Book
Andy Bey - Shades of Bey
Idris Muhammad - Right Now
Gene Ammons - Goodbye
Buster Williams - Somewhere Along the Way
Melissa Walker - May I Feel
Greg Bandy - Lightning in a Bottle
Ingrid Jensen - Here on Earth
Christian McBride - Number Two Express
Cindy Blackman - The Oracle
Vinny Valentino & Hear No Evil - Now & Again
Alan Pasqua - Dedications
Mingus Big Band - Live In Time
Chip White - Harlem Sunset
Kenny Burrell - Ellington Is Forever, Vol. 2
Kendra Shank - Afterglow
Bernie Senesky - Homeland
Richie Vitale - Dreamsville
Peter Delano - Peter Delano
Antonio Hart - Don't You Know I Care
Justin Robinson - Just In Time
Larry Willis - Steal Away
All-Star Band - The Reunion Legacy Band
Miguel Angel Chastang - Live At Populart
Donald Brown - Sources of Inspiration
Mtume - Juicy Fruit
Louis Hayes - The Crawl
Pharoh Sanders - Summun Bukmun Umyun (Death Dumb Blind)
Charles Tolliver - Paper Man
Roy Ayers - Stone Soul Picnic
Discography As A Leader
Coltrane Rules - Tao of a Music Warrior
Mae Velha - Live At The Jazz Standard Vol. 2 - OYO
Soprano Stories - OYO
The Montreal Concert - DSM
Soulstice - OYO
Blues Chronicles - Tales of Life - Atlantic
The Red and Orange Poems - Atlantic
Shadows - Timeless
Episode One - Children of Harlem - Challenge
Alto Memories - Verve
There Goes The Neighborhood - Candid
West 42nd Street - Candid
Precious Energy - Jazz Heritage
Reflections of Monk - The Final Frontier - Steeplechase
Monsoon - Steeplechase
Bartz - Arista
Love Affair - Capitol
Music is My Sanctuary - Capitol
JuJu Man - Catalyst
Love Song - VJ International
The Shadow Do - Prestige
Another Earth - Milestone
Live at the Jazz Standard - Oyo
Libra/Another Earth - Milestone
Sphere w. Kenny Barron, Ben Riley & Buster Williams - Verve
Live At Jazz En Tete w. Kenny Barron, Ray Drummond & Ben Riley - Space Time
NTU Group - Singerella - A Ghetto Fairy Tale - Prestige
NTU Group - I've Known Rivers and Other Bodies - Prestige
NTU Group - Follow the Medicine Man - Prestige
NTU Group - JuJu Street Songs - Prestige
NTU Group - Harlem Bush Music-Uhuru - Milestone
NTU Group - Harlem Bush Music-Taifa - Milestone
NTU Group - Home - Milestone
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