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1. Peggy's Blue Skylight (Mingus) 12:00
2. Fables of Faubus (Mingus) 24:40
3. unknown 9:52
4. C Jam Blues (Ellington) 12:07
Charles Mingus (b)
John Stubblefield (reeds)
Joe Gardner (tp)
Don Pullen (p)
C.Scoby Stroman (dr)
23.1.1973
Boston, MA
Jazz Workshop
WBCN-radio Broadcast
1. The Man Who Never Sleeps (Mingus) 9:24
2. Peggys's Blue Skylight (Mingus) 18:42
3. Celia (Mingus) 23:06
4. C Jam Blues (Ellington) 5:51
5. Orange Was The Colour Of Her Dress, Then Silk Blue (Mingus) 20:36
6. unknown 13:28
7. Blues For A Saw (?) 27:36
Charles Mingus (b)
John Stubblefield (as,ts)
Joe Gardener (tp)
Don Pullen (p)
Roy Brooks (dr,saw)
12.3.1973 Detroit
Strata Concert Gallery
WBET radio broadcast
1. Fables of Faubus (Mingus) 16:55
3. Flowers For A Lady (Adams) 11:40
3. Noodin' Ya Head Blues (Mingus) 12:10
Charles Mingus (b)
George Adams (ts)
Ronald Hampton (tp)
Don Pullen (p)
Doug Hammond (dr)
1.9. or
8./9.9.1973
Ann Arbour, MI
1. Flowers For A Lady (Adams) 13:49
2. Fables Of Faubus (Mingus) 21:52
3. Newcomer (Pullen) 9:46
4. The Man Who Never Sleeps (Mingus) 11:49
5. The Call (unknown) 12:14
6. Orange Was The Color Of Her Dress... (Mingus) 21:38
Charles Mingus (b)
George Adams (ts,fl)
Ronald Hampton (tp)
Don Pullen (p)
Doug Hammond (dr)
2.10.1973
      (?)
Boston, MA
Jazz Workshop 
1. Orange Was The Colour Of Her Dress, Then Silk Blue (Mingus) 7:23 Charles Mingus (b)
Don Pullen (p)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
     1974 New York ?
1. Opus 3 (Mingus) 33:50 Charles Mingus (b)
George Adams (ts)
Hamiet Bluiett (bs)
Don Pullen (p)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
22.4.1974 Toronto (Canada)
Mackenzie Corner House
radio broadcast
1. Wee (Johnson) 13:03
2. Goodbye Pork-Pie Hat (Mingus) 15:33
3. Fables of Faubus (Mingus) 17:03
4. Sophisticated Lady (Ellington) 1:14
5. Take the A-Train (Strayhorn) 15:21
6. Cherokee (Noble) 1:21
Charles Mingus (b)
George Adams (ts,fl,voc on 3.)
Hamiet Bluiett (bs)
Jack Walrath (tp)
Don Pullen (p)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
27.7.1974 Ravenna (Italy)
Rocca Brancaleone
1. Flowers For A Lady (Adams) 9:08
2. Opus 3 (Mingus) 28:01
3. Devil Blues (Mingus/Adams/Brown) 12:10
4. Cherokee (Noble) 1:31
5. Sophisticated Lady (Ellington) 5:52
6. Take The A-Train (Strayhorn) 9:01
Charles Mingus (b)
George Adams (ts,voc on 3.)
Hamiet Bluiett (bs)
Don Pullen (p)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
28.7.1974 Todi (Italy)
RAI television broadcast
tracks unknown  50:00 Charles Mingus (b)
George Adams (ts)
Jack Walrath (tp)
Don Pullen (p)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
30.7.1974 Gubbio
1. Peggy's Blue Skylight (Mingus) 17:06 Charles Mingus (b)
George Adams (ts)
Hamiet Bluiett (bs)
Don Pullen (p)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
18.8.1974 Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
1. Sue's Changes (Mingus) 23:31 Charles Mingus (b)
George Adams (ts)
Jack Walrath (tp)
Don Pullen (p)
or Dannie Mixon (p)
or Dannie Lawson (p)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
1975
or 1976
? (France)
tracks unknown  2:02:00 Charles Mingus (b)
George Adams (ts)
Jack Walrath (tp)
Don Pullen (p)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
3.1975 Perugia (Italy)
1. Remember Rockfeller At Attica (Mingus) 08:28
2. For Harry Carney (Mingus) 11:00
3. Devil's Blues (Mingus) 10:54
4. Sue's Changes (Mingus) 20:47
5. Free Cell Block F, This Nazi U.S.A. (Mingus) 10:03
Charles Mingus (b)
George Adams (ts,voc)
Jack Walrath (tp)
Don Pullen (p)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
14./15.3.1975 Bergamo (Italy)
Bergamo Jazz Festival
1. Fables Of Faubus (Mingus) 17:06
2. For Harry Carney (Mingus) 12:59
3. Devil Blues (Mingus/Adams/Brown) 14:25
4. Orange Was The Color Of Her Dress, Then Silk Blue (Mingus)27:29
5. Nobody Knows (trad.) 11:53
6. Koko (Theme) 1:18
Charles Mingus (b)
George Adams (ts)
Jack Walrath (tp)
Don Pullen (p)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
15.4.1975 New York
Village Vanguard
1. Peggy's Blue Skylight (Mingus) 15:52
2. Remember Rockefeller At Attica (Mingus) 11:28
3. For Harry Carney (Mingus) 12:53
Charles Mingus (b)
George Adams (ts)
Jack Walrath (tp)
Don Pullen (p)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
20.5.1975 New York
Jazz Waves
1. Peggy's Blue Skylight (Mingus) 18:17
2. Remember Rockefeller at Attica (Mingus) 11:55
3. Duke Ellington's Sound of Love (Mingus) 22:47
4. For Harry Carney (Mingus) 13:49
5. Opus 3 (Mingus) 27:37
6. Goodbye Porkpie Hat (Mingus) 6:28
7. Devil Blues (Mingus) 10:06
8. Cherokee (Mingus) 1:16
Charles Mingus (b)
George Adams (ts,voc)
Jack Walrath (tp)
Don Pullen (p)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
10.6.1975
Columbia
Jesse Hall
University of Missouri
NPR radio broadcast
1. Sue's Changes (Mingus) 30:51
2. Free Cell Block F, 'Tis Nazi U.S.A. (Mingus) 7:19
Charles Mingus (b)
George Adams (ts)
Jack Walrath (tp)
Don Pullen (p)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
26.6.1975 Kongsberg (Norway)
1. Sue's Changes (Mingus) 32:10
2. For Harry Carney (Mingus) 12:55
3. Free Cell Block F, 'Tis Nazi U.S.A. (Mingus) 8:03
4. Black Bats and Poles (Walrath) 11:18
5. Fables of Faubus (Mingus) 15:00
6. Duke Ellington's Sound Of Love (Mingus) 12:45
7. Cherokee (Noble) (Theme) 0:58
8. Remember Rockefeller At Attica (Mingus) 9:23
9. Devil Blues (Mingus/Adams/Brown) 8:36
Charles Mingus (b)
George Adams (ts)
Jack Walrath (tp)
Don Pullen (p)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
9.7.1975 Bremen (Germany)
Postaula
RB radio broadcast
1. For Harry Carney (Mingus) 12:51
2. Free Cell Block F, 'Tis Nazy U.S.A. (Mingus) 10:52
3. Sue's Changes (Mingus) 28:31
Charles Mingus (b)
George Adams (ts)
Jack Walrath (tp)
Don Pullen (p)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
14.7.1975 Pescara (Italy)
Stadio Communale
Pescara Jazz Festival
1. Devil Blues (Mingus/Adams/Brown) 18:48
2. Sue's Changes (Mingus) 36:18
3. For Harry Carney (Mingus) 16:50
4. Duke Ellington's Sound Of Love (Mingus) 18:10
5. Fables of Faubus (Mingus) 15:06
Charles Mingus (b)
George Adams (ts,voc)
Jack Walrath (tp)
Don Pullen (p)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
19.7.1975 Åhus (Sweden)
radio broadcast
1. unknown
2. Sue's Changes (Mingus)
Charles Mingus (b)
George Adams (ts,voc)
Jack Walrath (tp)
Don Pullen (p)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
26.7.1975 Perugia (Italy)
1. For Harry Carney (Mingus) 13:59
2. Devil Blues (Mingus) 12:21
3. Remember Rockefeller At Attica (Mingus) 12:13
4. Fables Of Faubus (Mingus) 14:19
5. Sue's Changes (Mingus) 35:53
Charles Mingus (b)
George Adams (ts,voc)
Jack Walrath (tp)
Don Pullen (p)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
15.7. or
27.7.1975
La Spezia (Italy)
1. Medley (52:40)
- Dennis
- EBU
- Children
- EBU
Hamiet Bluiett (bs,fl)
Don Pullen (p)
Fred Hopkins (b)
Ajaramu (dr)
14.2.1976 New York
radio broadcast
tracks unknown 1:47:27
Hamiet Bluiett (bs)
Henry Threadgill (reeds,fl)
Chico Freeman (reeds,fl)
Julius Hemphill (reeds)
David Murray (reeds)
Lester Bowie (tp)
Olu Dara (tp)
Muhal Richard Abrams(p)
Don Pullen (p)
Fred Hopkins (b)
Charles Bobo Shaw (dr)
Philips Wilson (dr)

Don Moye (dr)
17.2.1977 New York
1. Something New (Gamse/Menandes)
2. Autumn Song (Adams)
3. Pullen's Blues (Pullen)
4. That's It (Norman) 54:40
Don Pullen (p)
Chico Freeman (?) (ts? bs?)
Dave Holland (b)
Barry Altschul (dr)
9.1977
Nancy Jazz Pulsations Festival
Nancy (France)
1. Images (Rivers) 42:30
Sam Rivers (sax)
Byard Lancaster (sax)
Kalaparusha Maurice McIntyre (sax)
Rene McLean (sax)
Chico Freeman (sax)
Frank Gordon (tp)
Ahmed Abdullah (tp)
Youssef Yancy (tp)
George Lewis (tb,tuba)
Charles Stephens (tb)
Don Pullen (p)
Joe Daley (french horn)
Abdul Wadud (cello)
Dave Holland (b, cello)
Brian Smith (b)
Charles Persip (dr, perc)
Barry Altschul (dr, perc)
11.9.1977
or
12.10.1977
Nancy Jazz Pulsations Festival
Nancy (France)
1. unknown 46:11
2. unknown 46:14
Sam Rivers (sax)
George Adams (ts)
Byard Lancaster (sax)
Kalaparusha Maurice McIntyre (sax)
Rene McLean (sax)
Frank Gordon (tp)
Ahmed Abdullah (tp)
George Lewis (tb,tuba)
Charles Stephens (tb)
Youssef Chauncey (fh)
Joe Daley (tuba)
Don Pullen (p)
Abdul Wadud (cello)
Dave Holland (b, cello)
Brian Smith (b)
Charles Persip (dr)
Barry Altschul (dr)
10.1977
Brussels (Belgium)
Centré Culturel
Woluwe-Saint-Pierre
1. unknown 27:06
2. unknown 39:39
3. unknown 11:07
Don Pullen (p)
Chico Freeman (reeds)
Fred Hopkins (b)
Bobby Battle (dr)
7.3.1978 Milano (Italy)
Capolinea
1. Joycie Girl (Pullen) 27:59
2. unknown 19:33
3. unknown 5:18
4. Richard's Tune (Pullen) 31:23
4. unknown 9:05
5. Double Arc Jake (Pullen) 17:19
Don Pullen (p)
Chico Freeman (ts)
Fred Hopkins (b)
Bobby Battle (dr)
22.3.1978 Grenoble (France)
1. Richard's Tune (Pullen) 22:33
2. unknown 19:58
3. unknown 4:40
4. Double Arc Jake (Pullen) 42:00
5. unknown 2:48
Don Pullen (p)
Chico Freeman (ts)
Fred Hopkins (b)
Bobby Battle (dr)
4.1978 Milano (Italy)
1. Look Up (Freeman) 64:00
2. Double Arc Jake (Pullen) 62:59
Don Pullen (p)
Chico Freeman (ts)
Fred Hopkins (b)
Bobby Battle (dr)
6.4.1978 Basel (Switzerland)
Safranzunft
radio broadcast
tracks unknown  78:00 Don Pullen (p)
Joseph Jarman (fl,saxes,cl)
Don Moye (dr)
18.12.1978 Roma (Italy)
Cine Teatro Polieama Frascati
tracks unknown George Adams (ts)
John Handy (as)
Randy Brecker (tp)
Jimmy Knepper (tb)
Don Pullen (p)
Mike Richmond (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
13.7.1979 Den Haag (Netherlands)
North Sea Festival
1. Boogie Stop Shuffle (Mingus) 22:54
2. Jelly Roll To My Soul (Mingus) 20:20
3. Chair In The Sky (Mingus) 11:52
4. Sue's Changes (Mingus) 32:29
George Adams (ts)
John Handy (as)
Randy Brecker (tp)
Jimmy Knepper (tb)
Don Pullen (p)
Mike Richmond (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
15.7.1979 Montreux (Switzerland)
Casino
Montreux Jazz Festival
1. Self Portrait In Three Colors (Mingus) (3:11)
2. Jump Monk (Mingus) 11:25
3. Ecclusiastics (Mingus) 11:36
4. Reincarnation of A Love Bird (Mingus) 10:24
5. Nostalgia In Times Square (Mingus) 8:48
Thomasz Stanko (tp)
George Adams (ts)
Herb Geller (as)
Don Pullen (p)
Lucas Lindholm (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
18.10.1979 Hamburg (Germany)
Fabrik
NDR radio broadcast
1. Metamorphosis for Mingus (Adams/Pullen/Richmond) 16:24
2. Devil Blues (Mingus/Adams/Brown) 13:31
3. Dee Arr (Pullen) 6:65
4. Double Arc Jake (Pullen) ~30:00
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts,fl,voc)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
21.10.1979 Hamburg (Germany)
Fabrik
NDR radio broadcast
1. Metamorphosis for Mingus (Adams/Pullen/Richmond) 15:56
2. Newcomer(Pullen) 27:22
3. Devil Blues (Adams) 13:01
4. Double Arc Jake (Pullen) 3:29 (incomplete)
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts,fl,voc)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
1.11.1979 Milano (Italy)
1. Double Arc Jake (Pullen) 25:45 Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
10.11.1979 Paris (France)
Espace Cardin
radio broadcast
1. Intentions (Adams) 7:11
2. Big Alice (Pullen) 19:20
3. So Nice (Adams/Pullen) 11:41
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
11.11.1979 Milano (Italy)
1. Newcomer (Pullen) 15:38
2. Don't Lose Control (Adams) 15:05
 
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
7.1980 Molde (Norway)
Jazz Festival
1. Unknown Blues 3:45 (incomplete) Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Pharoah Sanders (ts,voc)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
4.(or 5.)7.1980 Velden (Austria)
ORF TV broadcast
1. Unknown Blues 26:19 Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Pharoah Sanders (ts,voc)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
9.7.1980 Berlin (Germany)
1. Metamorphosis for Mingus (Adams/Pullen/Richmond) 21:07
2. So Nice (Adams/Pullen) 16:00
3. Pharoah's Solo (Sanders) 12:08
4. Equinox (Coltrane) 15:13
5. Double Arc Jake (Pullen) 30:16
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Pharoah Sanders (ts)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
10.7.1980 Moncalieri (Italy)
1. Equinox (Coltrane) 20:38
2. Pharoah's Solo Into Creator (Sanders) 9:55
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Pharoah Sanders (ts,voc)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
13.7.1980 Den Haag (Netherlands)
1. Big Alice (Pullen) 28:50
2. Don't Lose Control (Adams) 11:08
3. Newcomer (Pullen) 14:20
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
26.7.1980 Antibes (France)
Juan-les-Pins Jazz Festival
TV broadcast
1. Saturday Night In The Cosmos (Pullen) 11:09
2. Don't Lose Control (Adams) 21:05
3. Dionysus (Richmond) 21:45
4. Newcomer (Pullen) 21:14
5. More Flowers (Adams) 13:39
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
17.3.1981 Stuttgart (Germany)
Liederhalle
SWF 2 radio broadcast
1. Earth Beams (Adams) 15:35
2. Duke Ellington's Sound Of Love (Mingus) 16:19
3. Dionysus (Richmond) 26:52
4. Saturday Night In The Cosmos (Pullen) 30:01
5. Don't Lose Control (Adams) 25:30
6. unknown 4:45
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
20.3.1981 Ancona (Italy)
Teatro Sperimentale
1. Earth Beams (Adams) 23:06
2. Dionysus (Richmond) 22:36
3. Newcomer (Pullen) 23:11
4. Big Alice (Pullen) 14:53
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
21.3.1981 London (UK)
Round House
Chalk Farm
1. Earth Beams (Adams) 20:52
2. Newcomer (Pullen) 7:14
3. Dionysus (Richmond) 24:49
4. Don't Lose Control (Adams) 2:42
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
22.3.1981 Vienna (Austria)
Sophiensaal
1. Earth Beams (Adams) 17:48
2. Newcomer, Seven Years Later (Pullen) 20:00
3. Saturday Night In The Cosmos (Pullen) 9:06
4. Don't Lose Control (Adams) 12:53
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts,fl,voc)
Cameron Brown (b)
Victor Jones (dr)
10.1981 Umea (Sweden)
1. Dee Arr (Pullen) 16:31
2. Suite for Swingers (Adams) 31:36
3. God Has Smiled On Me (trad.) 3:42
5. Seriously Speaking (Adams) 5:34
6. Intentions (Adams) 13:47
7. Decisions (Pullen) 35:14
8. Saturday Night In The Cosmos (Pullen) 10:06
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts,fl)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
1981 Oslo (Norway)
Club 7
1. Intentions (Adams) 12:00
2. Big Alice (Pullen) 12:26
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts,fl,voc)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
18.6.1982 Nürnberg (Germany)
Jazz Ost-West Festival
1. Metamorphosis for Mingus (Adams/Pullen/Richmond) 25:45
2. Newcomer (Pullen) 13:36
3. God Has Smiled On Me (trad.)
4. Soft Seas (Pullen)
5. Seriously Speaking (Adams)
6. Big Alice (Pullen)
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts,fl,voc)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
7.7.1982 Vienne (France)
Theatre Antique
1. Metamorphosis for Mingus (Adams/Pullen/Richmond) 25:45
2. Decisions (Pullen) 13:36
3. Solitude (Ellington) 12:39
4. Saturday Night In The Cosmos (Pullen) 11:39
5. Lucky 13 [=Dee Arr] (Pullen) 15:44
6. Suite For Swingers (Adams) 14:18
7. Salt Seas Are Salt Squeeze (Richmond) 14:29
8. God Has Smiled On Me (trad.) 5:30
9. Seriously Speaking (Adams) 21:58
10. Big Alice (Pullen) 5:47
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts,fl,voc)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
21.7.1982 Berlin (Germany)
1. unknown 28:40
2. Double Arc Jake (Pullen) 19:12
3. Band Intro 1:36
4. unknown 4:13
Lee Rozie (ts,ss)
Don Pullen (p)
Cameron Brown (b)
Francis Haynes (steel dr)
Beaver Harris (dr)
30.10.1982 Feldkirch (Austria)
1. Land Of The Pharoahs (Pullen) 20:24
2. Mingus (Ford) / African Drums (Harris) 39:52
3. Double Arc Jake (Pullen) 29:08
Lee Rozie (ts,ss)
Don Pullen (p)
Cameron Brown (b)
Francis Haynes (steel dr)
Beaver Harris (dr)
31.10.1982 Amsterdam (Netherlands)
1. Intentions (Adams) 12:01
2. Newcomer (Pullen) 22:31
3. Soft Seas Or Soft Squeeze (Richmond) 16:46
4. Billie's Bounce (Parker) 2:01
5. Lucky 13 [=Dee Arr] (Pullen) 16:01
6. Saturday Night In The Cosmos (Pullen) 9:55
7. God Has Smiled On me (trad.) 5:31
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
1983 New York
Village Vanguard
1. Message Urgent (Adams) 15:19
2. The Necessary Blues (Pullen) 19:51
3. Mingus Metamorphosis (Adams/Pullen/Richmond) 29:59
4. God Heas Smiled On Me (trad.) 8:19
5. City Gates (Adams) 16:02
6. Samba For Now (Pullen) 11:41
7. Don't Lose Control (Adams) 25:43
8. Big Alice - Sophisticated Palace (Pullen) 18:32
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
7.2.1984 Köln (Germany)
Subway
1. City Gates (Adams) 17:20
2. Trees And Grass And Thangs (Pullen) 6:34
3. Solitude (Ellington) 18:05
4. God has smiled on me (trad.) 3:37
5. I Could Really Go For You (Adams) 10:21
6. The Necessary Blues (Thank You Very Much...) (Pullen) 13:25
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts,voc)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
15.3.1984
Wien (Austria)
1. City Gates (Adams) 18:28
2. Forever Lovers (Adams) 17:32
3. Trees And Grass And Thangs (Pullen) 9:11
4. God has smiled on me (trad.) 9:35
5. The Necessary Blues (Thank You Very Much...) (Pullen) 24:41
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts,voc)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
26.4.1984 Düsseldorf (Germany)
1. City Gates (Adams) 13:55
2. Samba for now (Pullen) 11:55
3. I could really go for you (Adams) 13:05
4. Solitude (Ellington) 13:52
5. God has smiled on me (trad.) 7:32
6. Thank You Very Much, Mr.Monk (Pullen) 27:07
8. Seriously Speaking (Adams) 29:57
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts,fl,voc)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr,voc)
Archie Shepp (ts)
3.7.1984
Lugano (Switzerland)
Estival Jazz
Piazza Riforma
Soundboard recording
1. City Gates (Adams) 15:18
2. Samba For Now (Pullen) 11:31
3. I Could Really Go For You (Adams) 9:59
4. Message Urgent (Adams) 10:53
5. God Has Smiled On Me (trad.) 9:35
6. The Necessary Blues (Pullen) 17:21
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
14.7.1984 Perugia (Italy)
1. Warrior's Dance (Pullen) (24:04)
2. Newcomer - Ten Years Later (Pullen) (22:24)
3. Double Arc Jake (Pullen) (23:04)
Hamiet Bluiett (bs,fl)
Jack Walrath (tp)
Don Pullen (p)
Fred Hopkins (b)
Bobby Battle (dr)
19.10.1984 Washington, DC
1. City Gates (Adams) 14:13
2. Solitude (Ellington) 20:15
3. Saturday Night In The Cosmos (Pullen) 14:18
4. Soft Seas Are Soft Squeeze (Pullen) 23:30  
5. Thank You Very Much, Mr.Monk (Pullen) 19:33
6. God Has Smiled On Me (trad.) 8:35
7. Seriously Speaking/Don't Lose Control (Adams) 21:15
8. Sophisticated Alice (Pullen) 16:17
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
13.11.1984
Sendai (Japan)
Hotel Rich
1. City Gates (Adams) 18:40
2. Duke Ellington's Sound Of Love (Mingus) 16:58
3. Seriously Speaking (Adams) 8:16
 
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts,fl,voc)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
14.11.1984 Tokyo (Japan)
Ginza Yamaha Hall
tracks unknown 70:00
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannnie Richmond (dr)
15.3.1985
Wien (Austria)
Audi Max
radio broadcast
1. City Gates (Adams) 13:54
2. unknown 13:01
3. I Could Really Go For You (Adams) 9:41
4. unknown 8:36
5. Big Alice (Pullen) 7:58
6. Necomer, Seven Yeaes Later (Pullen) 11:44
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannnie Richmond (dr)
24.4.1985 San Remo
1. God Has Smiled On Me (trad.) 9:01
2. Big Alice (Pullen) 15:17
3. Richard's Tune (Pullen) 14:54
4. Samba For Now (Pullen) 14:04
5. Decisions (Pullen) 6:26
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
1.7.1985
Montreal (Canada)
Bibliotheque Nationale
Montreux International Jazz Festival
Radio Canada broadcast
1. unknown 17:26
2. unknown 21:12
3. New Life (Murray) 7:15 fade out
4. New Life (Murray) 10:44 fade in
5. unknown 12:24
6. unknown 14:18
7. All the things you are (Hammerstein/Kern) 8:38
David Murray (ts,bcl)
Don Pullen (p)
Reggie Workman (b)
Ed Blackwell (dr)
31.8.1985
Saalfelden (Austria)
Jazz Fest
radio broadcast
1. City Gates (Adams) 21:59
2. Forever Lovers (Adams) 22:03
3. I Could Really Go For You (Pullen) 13:21
4. Well, I Guess We'll Never Know (Pullen) 18:01
5. Message Urgent (Adams) 19:48
6. Solitude (Ellington) 23:04
7. Trees And Grass And Thangs (Pullen) 10:15
8. The Necessary Blues (Pullen) 29:00
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts,fl,voc)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr,voc)
5.10.1985
Cambridge, Massachusetts
1369 Jazz Club
radio broadcast
1. Number One (Mr.Smoothie) 18:31
2. Forever Lovers (Adams) 19:04
3. I Could Really Go for You (Adams) 10:25
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
John Scofield (g)
12.10.1985 Hamburg (Germany)
Fabrik
NDR radio broadcast
1. We've Been Here All The Time (Pullen) 16:05
2. Sing Me A Song Everlasting (Pullen) 21:21
3. The Necessary Blues (Pullen)
(Thank You Very Much, Mr.Monk) 18:42
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
John Scofield (g)
15.10.1985 Stockholm (Sweden)
South Theater
NDR radio broadcast
1. City Gates (Adams) 18:44
2. Song From The Old Country (Pullen) 13:53
3. Sing Me A Song Everlasting (Pullen) 16:08
4. Well, I Guess We'll Never Know (Pullen) 15:18
5. We've Been Here All The Time (Pullen) 13:04
6. Message Urgent (Adams) 18:01
7. How Deep Is The Ocean? (Berlin) 22:27
8. Big Alice (Pullen) 9:59
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
23.10.1985 Bologna (Italy)
1. Richards Tune (Pullen) 12:39
2. Capricorn Rising (Pullen) 17:06
Sam Rivers (ts)
Don Pullen (p)
Cameron Brown (b)
Bobby Battle (dr)
2.1.1986 New York City
Public Theater
Jimmy Lions Benefit
1. Sixth Sense (Pullen) 14:28
2. Tales From The Bright Side (Pullen) 16:12
3. Richard's Tune (Pullen) 16:32
4. Double Arc Jake (Pullen) 27:31 (incomplete)
Don Pullen (p)
Vincent Herring (as,ts)
Jack Walrath (tp)
Leon Dorsey (b)
Bobby Battle (dr)
1.3.1986 Philadelphia
Painted Bride
1. Misty (Burke/Garner) 7:50
2. unknown 12:07
3. Devil Blues (Mingus/Adams/Brown) 10:02
4. unknown 1:34
5. All The Things You Are (Hammerstein/Kern) 16:35
6. Sentimental Mood (Ellington) 7:55
Archie Shepp (ts)
George Adams (ts,fl,voc)
Gracham Moncur III (tb)
Don Pullen (p)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
13.7.1986 Perugia (Italy)
Private recording
tracks unknown George Adams (ts,fl,voc)
Don Pullen (p)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
12.11.1986 Paris (France)
1. A Time For Sobriety (Adams) 14:56
2. The Necessary Blues (Pullen) 24:50
3. Mr. Smoothie (Adams) 16:04
George Adams (ts)
Don Pullen (p)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
12.1986
Kalisz (Poland)
XII. Festival of Jazz Pianists
1. We've Been Here All The time (Pullen) 10:58
2. Mr. Smoothie (Adams) 13:43
3. Serenade For Sarah (Pullen) 12:04
4. I Could Really Go For You (Adams) 14:43
5. Song From The Old Country (Pullen) 14:44
6. Big Alice (Pullen) 17:02
Don Pullen (p)
George Adams (ts)
Cameron Brown (b)
Dannie Richmond (dr)
27.6.1987
Michigan
Frog Island Music Festival
radio broadcast (A)
1. Serenade for Sariah (Pullen) 12:33
2. Mr. Smoothie (Adams) 15:58
George Adams (ts)
Don Pullen (p)
Cameron Brown (b)
Lewis Nash (dr)
11.6.1988 Vilshofen (Germany)
Radio broadcast
1. Sun Watchers (Adams) 12:03
2. Forever Lovers (Adams) 16:56
George Adams (ts)
Don Pullen (p)
Cameron Brown (b)
Lewis Nash (dr)
27.8.1988
Lake Yamanaka (Japan)
Mt.Fuji Jazz Festival
Private recording
1. Song From the Old Country (Pullen) 10:45 George Adams (ts)
Don Pullen (p)
Cameron Brown (b)
Lewis Nash (dr)
25.8.1989
Lake Yamanaka (Japan)
Mt.Fuji Jazz Festival
Private recording
1. The Sixth Sense (Dean/Pullen) 15:50
2. Warriors (Pullen) 12:47
3. The Newcomer (Pullen) 13:19
4. Once Upon A Time (Pullen) 17:46
5. Jana's Delight (Pullen) 10:31
6. Andre's Ups And Downs (Pullen) 5:07
7. Indio Gitano (Pullen) 27:37
8. The Dancer (Pullen) 6:54
9. Big Alice (Pullen) 15:45
Don Pullen (p)
Santi Debriano (b)
Cindy Blackman (dr)
20.6.1990
Oakland, CA
Yoshi's
Private recording
1. Reap The Whirlwind (Pullen) 12:08
2. Silence=Death (Pullen) 18:46
3. Once Upon A Time (Pullen) 12:11
4. Ode To Life (Pullen) 8:34
5. Big Alice (Pullen) 8:39
Don Pullen (p) 7.1990 Ottawa (Canada)
National Gallery Auditorium
Ottawa Jazz Festival
Private recording
1. Warriors (Pullen) 14:34
2. Random Thoughts (Pullen) 11:20
3. African American Youth (Pullen) 14:39
4. Indio Gitano (Pullen) 26:28
Don Pullen (p)
James Genus (b)
Cindy Blackman (dr)
26.8.1990 Saalfelden (Austria)
1. Reap The Whirlwind (Pullen) 14:31
2. Silence=Death (Pullen) 17:26
3. Once Upon A Time (Pullen) 11:53
4. Ode To Life (Pullen) 10:51
5. Sixth Sense (Dean/Pullen) 7:43
Don Pullen (p) 1.9.1990 Crawley (UK)
BBC radio broadcast
1. Hole In One (Bunnett) 12:52
2. Double Arc Jake (Pullen) 14:25
3. You Don't Know What Love Is (Ray/DePaul) 9:18
4. Big Alice (Pullen) 12:58 [cut]
5. Argentinian Theme (trad.) 13:39
6. Limbo (Bunnett) 17:40
7. Rockin' In Rhythm (Carney) 8:25
Jane Bunnett (ss,fl)
Larry Cramer (tp)
Don Pullen (p)
Kieran Overs (b)
Andrew Cyrille (dr)
29.06.1991 Toronto (Canada)
Audience Recording
by Jason Steidman
1. unknown
2. Smiles And Grins
3. God Is Great
4. unknown
5. unknown
Kip Hanrahan (perc)
Milton Cardona (congas, perc)
Jack Bruce (b,voc)
Fernando Saunders (b)
Alfredo Triff (vio)
Don Pullen (p)
Carmen Lundy (voc)
Leon Nocentelli (git)
Richie Flores (perc)
J.T. Lewis (dr)
Robert Ameen (dr)
Milton Cardona (congas,perc)
Chocolate Armenteros (tp)
Chico Freeman (ts)
18.07.1991 Stockholm (Sweden)
Fasching Jazz
Radio broadcast
1. St. Thomas (Rollins) 17:26
2. You Don't Know What Love Is (Raye) 9:20
3. The Panther (Gordon) 10:45 [fade out]
4. Cottontail (Ellington) 13:00
5. Red Top (Kynard) 9:45
6. Impressions (Coltrane) 11:09
7. Body And Soul (Heyman/Sour/Eyton/Green) 8:35
8. Parker's Mood (Parker) 10:18
Arthur Blythe(as)
Nathan Davis(ts,ss)
Chico Freeman(ts,ss)
Sam Rivers(ts)
Don Pullen(p)
Santi Debriano(b)
Tommy Campbell (dr)
19.10.1991
Hamburg (Germany)
Fabrik
FM Broadcast (A)
1. Saturday Night In The Cosmos (Pullen) 15:05
2. New Beginnings (Pullen) 10:49
3. Warriors (Pullen) 21:47
4. Big Alice (Pullen) 1:49 [cut]
5. Bonnie's Bossa Nova (Pullen) 17:36
6. Duke Ellington's Sound Of Love (Mingus) 17:32
7. Jana's Delight (Pullen) 8:55
Don Pullen (p)
Santi Debriano (b)
Cindy Blackman (dr)
10.11.1991 Toronto (Canada)
Bermuda Onion
Audience Recording
by Jason Steidman
1. Ode To Life (Pullen) 13:49
2. The Sixth Sense (Pullen) 12:18
3. Silence=Death (Pullen) 22:13
4. Big Alice (Pullen) (incomplete) 1:33
Don Pullen (p) 1992 Boston
Museum Of Fine Arts
Boston Globe Jazz Festival
1. Lester Leaps In (Young) 18:04
2. Ballad Medley 18:48
- Misty (Garner)
- You Don't Know What Love Is (Raye/Paul)
- My One And Only Love (Mellin/Wood)
- Body And Soul (Heyman/Sour/Eyton/Green)
3. Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise
(Hammerstein/Romberg) 5:04
Arthur Blythe (as)
Nathan Davis (ts,ss)
Chico Freeman (ts,ss)
Sam Rivers (ts)
Don Pullen (p)
Santi Debriano (b)
Idris Muhammad (dr)
26.3.1992
Burghausen (Germany)
Jazz Festival
radio broadcast
1. Requiem for a Rabbit (Freeman) 9:20
2. Mr. P.C. (Coltrane) 19:21
3. Impressions (Coltrane) 21:02
4. Cottontail (Ellington) 17:45
5. Lester Leaps In (Young) 26:25
6. Softly, As In a Morning Sunrise (Hammerstein/Romberg) 7:48
7. Over The Rainbow (Arlen/Harburg) 6:52
8. Jana's Delight (Pullen) 12:21
9. Solace (Rivers) 6:34
Arthur Blythe (as)
Nathan Davis (ts,ss)
Chico Freeman (ts,ss)
Sam Rivers (ts,ss)
Don Pullen (p)
Santi Debriano (b)
Idris Muhammad (dr)
1.4.1992
Karlsruhe (Germany)
SWF Jazzfestival
radio broadcast
1. Rhythm-a-ning (Monk) 9:02
2. Over the rainbow (Arlen/Harburg) 6:58
3. Requiem for a Rabbit (Freeman) 9:41
4. You don't know what love is (Raye/Paul) 7:54
5. Mr. P.C. (Coltrane) 5:26 [fade out]
Arthur Blythe (as)
Nathan Davis (ts,ss)
Chico Freeman (ts,ss)
Sam Rivers (ts)
Don Pullen (p)
Santi Debriano (b)
Idris Muhammad (dr)
4.4.1992 Utrecht  (Netherlands)
radio broadcast
1. Kele Mou Bana (Thiam) 20:51
2. Yebino Spring (Likoba) 18:43
3. Doo-Wop Daze (Pullen) 14:29
4. Listen to the People (Pullen) 4:57 [cut]
Don Pullen (p)
Carlos Ward (as,fl)
Mor Thiam (perc,voc)
Nilson Matta (b)
Guilherme Franco (perc)
5.5.1992 Stockholm (Sweden)
Club Faching
radio broadcast
1. Listen To Te People (Pullen) 6:18
2. Kele Mou Bana (Thiam) 18:41
3. Capoiera (Thiam) 18:58
4. Aseeko! (Thiam) 17:05
5. Variation on Ode To Life (Pullen) 23:52
Don Pullen (p)
Carlos Ward (as,fl)
Mor Thiam (perc,voc)
Nilson Matta (b)
Guilherme Franco (perc)
18.5.1992 Freiburg (Germany)
Gaststätte am Waldsee
1. Impressions (Coltrane) 19:28
2. Cottontail (Ellington) 9:34
3. Indio Gitano (Pullen) 15:09
4. Requiem For A Rabbit (Freeman) 12:51
5. Lester Leaps in (Young) 10:01
6. Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise (Hammerstein/Romberg) 11:20
Arthur Blythe (as)
Nathan Davis (as,ts,ss)
Chico Freeman (ts)
Sam Rivers (ts)
Don Pullen (p)
Santi Debriano (b)
Tommy Campbell (dr)
1.7.1992 Lugano (Switzerland)
1. Impressions (Coltrane) 25:17
2. Stolen Moments (Nelson) 19:19
3. The Panther (Gordon) 10:38
4. Bessie's Blues (Coltrane) 14:54
5. Indio Gitano (Pullen) 16:57
6. Requiem For A Rabbit (Freeman) 9:20
7. Lester Leaps In (Young) 13:40
8. The Way You Look Tonight (Fields/Kern) 14:01
Arthur Blythe (as)
Nathan Davis (ts,ss)
Chico Freeman (ts,ss)
Sam Rivers (ts,ss)
Don Pullen (p)
Santi Debriano (b)
Tommy Campbell (dr)
8.7.1992 Freiburg (Germany)
Jazzhaus
1. Richard's Tune (Pullen) 18:08
2. Indio Gitano (Pullen) 28:15
Don Pullen (p)
Hilliard Green (b)
Cindy Blackman (dr)
1992 London (UK)
Royal Festival Hall
BBC radio broadcast
1. Richard's Tune (Pullen) 24:02
2. Ode To Life (Pullen) 20:40
3. Indio Gitano (Pullen) 24:56
Don Pullen (p)
Hilliard Green (b)
Cindy Blackman (dr)
Oct 1992 London (UK)
Queen Elizabeth Hall
BBC radio broadcast
1. Indio Gitano (Pullen) 22:51
2. Ode To Life (Pullen) 21:56
3. Jana's Delight (Pullen) 7:20
4. Richard's Tune (Pullen) 7:04
Don Pullen (p)
Hilliard Green (b)
Cindy Blackman (dr)
22.10.1992 Manchester (UK)
Opera Thaeatre
Royal College of Music
1. Indio Gitano (Pullen) 28:43
2. Ah George, We Hardly Knew Ya (Pullen) 22:05
3. Warriors (Pullen) 13:15
4. Jana's Delight (Pullen) 10:43
Don Pullen (p)
Hilliard Green (b)
Cindy Blackman (dr)
23.10.1992 (?) London (UK)
Atlantic College
1. Yellow Moon 5:55
2. unknown 3:12
3. unknown 4:35
4. Southern Nights 4:14
5. unknown 4:51
6. unknown 7:54
7. God Is Great 7:36
8. Wild Injuns 4:35
Kip Hanrahan (dir)
Jack Bruce (b,voc)
Fernando Saunders (b)
Charles Neville (sax)
Allen Toussaint (p)
Alfredo Triff (vio)
Don Pullen (p)
Ray Anderson (tb)
Henry Threadgill (sax)
Carmen Lundy (voc)
Leon Nocentelli (git)
Richie Flores (perc)
Antonio Corellio (perc)
J.T. Lewis (dr)
Robert Ameen (dr)
30.10.1992 Frankfurt (Germany)
24.Deutsches Jazzfestival
Bockenheimer Depot
HR 2 radio broadcast
(replay 3.10.2006)
1. Woodshedetude (Bradford) 18:40
2. Calle Estraella (Francis) 18:22
3. In The spirit (Pullen) 12:23
4. unknown 11:22
5. Shakill's Warrior (Murray) 20:33
6. Blues For Savannah (Murray) 13:10
7. Song From The Old Country (Pullen) 15:00
David Murray (ts)
Don Pullen (organ)
Bill Smith (g)
Andrew Cyrille (dr)
28.1.1993 New York
Village Vanguard
1. Impressions (Coltrane) 20:09
2. Stolen Moments (Blythe) 18:26
3. Indio Gitano (Pullen) 10:23
4. Lester Leaps In (Young) 18:23
5. Softly, As In The Morning Sunrise (Hammerstein/Romberg) 8:36
Nathan Davis (ts,ss)
Chico Freeman (ts,ss)
Sam Rivers (ts,ss)
Arthur Blythe (as,ss)
Don Pullen (p)
Santi Debriano (b)
Idris Muhammad (dr)
1.5.1993
Cardiff (UK)
Jazz Festival
Private recording
1. Body And Soul (Heyman/Sour/Eyton/Green) 5:48
2. Rhyth-A-Ning (Monk) 15:06
3. Stolen Moments (Blythe) 11:36
Nathan Davis (ts,ss)
Chico Freeman (ts,ss)
Sam Rivers (ts,ss)
Arthur Blythe (as,ss)
Don Pullen (p)
Santi Debriano (b)
Idris Muhammad (dr)
7.5.1993
Bern (Switzerland)
DRS radio broadcast
1. Impressions (Coltrane) 17:10
2. Stolen Moments (Nelson) 13:33
3. unknown 12:08
4. unknown 12:23
5. unknown 14:35
6. Stablemates (Golson) 8:16
7. unknown 13:32
8. unkwown 13:13
9. unknown 11:30
10. unknown 20:38
11. unknown 8:44
Arthur Blythe (as)
Nathan Davis (ts,ss)
Chico Freeman (ts)
Sam Rivers: (ts,ss)
Don Pullen: (p)
Santi Debriano: (b)
Idris Muhammad: (dr)
5.1993 Essen (Germany)
Grillo Theater
1. El Matador (Pullen) 15:01 Don Pullen (p)
Carlos Ward (as)
Nilson Matta (b)
J.T.Lewis (dr)
Mor Thiam (perc)
13.7.1993 Montreux (Switzerland)
Montreux Jazz Festival
Blue Note recording:
Not released track