The Evolution of the Jazz Trombone, Part Three: Bebop - Discography and Bibliography

By David Wilken • January 01, 1998 • • 2 min read

Selected Discography

Bennie Green
"Glidin' Along" - Jazzland
"Back on the Scene" - Blue Note
"Four Trombones...The Debut Recordings" (includes J. J. Johnson, Kai Winding, and Willie Dennis on trombones) - Prestige

J. J. Johnson
"Blue Trombone" - Columbia/Sony
"J. J. Johnson and his Big Bands" - Bluebird
"The Eminent Jay Jay Johnson, Vol. I and II" - Blue Note

J. J. Johnson and Kai Winding
"Jay and Kai + 6" - Columbia/Sony
"Trombonmania!" - Affinity

Kai Winding
"Jazz Workshop, Vol. I, Trombone Rapport" - Debut
With Thelonius Monk "The Giants of Jazz " - Atlantic

Frank Rosolino
"Fond Memories of Frank Rosolino" - Double Time Records
With Supersax "Chasin' the Bird" - MPS
With Stan Kenton "New Concepts of Artistry in Rhythm" - Capitol

Selected Bibliography

Bourgois, Louis George, III. Jazz Trombonist J. J. Johnson: A Comprehensive Discography and Study of the Early Evolution of his Style. D.M.A. diss., Ohio State University, 1985.

Carr, Ian, Dibgy Fairweather, and Brian Priestley. Jazz, The Essential Companion. New York, NY: Prentice Hall Press, 1988.

Case, Brian, and Stan Britt. The Harmony Illustrated Encyclopedia of Jazz. New York, NY: Salamander Books, Ltd., 1986.

Clayton, Peter, and Peter Gammond. Jazz: A-Z. London: Guinness, 1986.

Collier, James Lincoln. The Making of Jazz: A Comprehensive History. Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin Company, 1978.

Davis, Miles, with Quincy Troupe. Miles, The Autobiography. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster Inc., 1989.

Feather, Leonard. The Encyclopedia of Jazz. New York, NY: Horizon Press, 1960.

Fordham, John. The Sounds of Jazz. New York, NY: The Hamlyn Publishing Group Limited, 1987.

Gillespie, Dizzy, with Al Fraser. To Be or Not To Bop. New York, NY: Da Capo Press, Inc., 1979.

Gridley, Mark C. Jazz Styles, History and Analysis. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1991.

Gilter, Ira. Swing to Bop: An Oral History of the Transition in Jazz in the 1940s. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1985.

Gitler, Ira, Liner notes for Bennie Green: Glidin' Along. Jazzland Records JLP-943. Reissued as OJCCD-1869-2.

Herwig, Conrad. Fond Memories Of Frank Rosolino. New Albany, IN: Double-Time Records, 1996.

Lyons, Len. The 101 Best Jazz Albums: A History of Jazz on Records. New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1980.

Owens, Thomas. Bebop, The Music and Its Players. New York: Oxford University Press, 1995.