Paul Desmond

Paul Desmond BIOGRAPHY

Paul Desmond

Label(s): A&M Records, Horizon Records
Recording Years: 1968-1970, 1975-1976

Signed to CTI/A&M in August 1967.

About Horizon Records, Desmond told Billboard, "The relationship has been terrific. John's [Snyder] unique in the record business. He's the most understanding, helpful executive I've met. He combines a rare number of qualities. He's very musical, very alert, very efficient and very sympathetic. He likes the kind of music I play and I like the kind of music he records."

SOURCES:

Dave Brubeck & Paul Desmond
Dave Brubeck Quartet

PLAYERS IN THE BAND
Paul Desmond
   Born: Nov 25, 1924      Died: May 30, 1977
   Instrument(s): sax
   SeeDave Brubeck & Paul Desmond, Dave Brubeck Quartet


Paul Desmond PHOTOS

Paul Desmond DISCOGRAPHY

FORMAT KEY LEGEND

FORMAT KEY
  1 = long playing vinyl album
  2 = compact disc
  3 = VHS video tape
  4 = cassette tape
  5 = Digital Compact Cassette
  7 = 7-inch vinyl single
  8 = 8-track tape
  9 = Longbox cassette
  0 = open reel tape
12 = 12-inch single
PS = picture sleeve
TS = cassette single
MT = mastertone/ringback

Paul Desmond U.S. Album Discography

TITLELABELSTOCK NO.RELEASED
Bridge Over Troubled WaterA&M RecordsSP 30320000
From the Hot AfternoonA&M Records73145434872000
From the Hot AfternoonA&M Records75021 08241990
From the Hot AfternoonA&M RecordsCD 08241988
From the Hot AfternoonCTI RecordsSP 30241969
Paul Desmond Quartet LiveHorizon RecordsSP 8501976
SummertimeCTI RecordsSP 30151968

Paul Desmond U.S. Singles and E.P. Discography

TITLE:LABEL:STOCK NO.:RELEASED:
El Condor Pasa/Bridge Over Troubled WaterA&M Records12471971
Lady in Cement/Samba with Some BarbecueA&M Records10751969
Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da/Autumn LeavesCTI Records10501969

Paul Desmond U.S. Song List

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Bridge Over Troubled Water0SP 3032
El Condor Pasa
So Long, Frank Lloyd Wright
59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy)
Mrs. Robinson
Old Friends
America
For Emily, Wherever I May Find Her
Scarborough Fair
Cecilia
Bridge Over Troubled Water

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
El Condor Pasa/Bridge Over Troubled Water19711247
El Condor Pasa
Bridge Over Troubled Water

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
From the Hot Afternoon20007314543487
Outubro (October)
Gira Girou (Round 'n' Round)
Faithful Brother (Impro de FT)
To Say Goodbye
From the Hot Afternoon
Circles
Martha & Romao
Catavento
Canto Latino (Latin Chant)
Crustal Illusions

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
From the Hot Afternoon199075021 0824
Crystal Illusions
From the Hot Afternoon
Faithful Brother
Circles
Catavento
Martha and Romao
10/1/2002
Round N' Round (Gira Girou)
Latin Chant (Canto Latino)
To Say Goodbye

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
From the Hot Afternoon1988CD 0824
Crystal Illusions
From the Hot Afternoon
Faithful Brother
Circles
Catavento
Martha and Romao
October
Round N' Round (Gira Girou)
Latin Chant (Canto Latino)
To Say Goodbye

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
From the Hot Afternoon1969SP 3024
October
Round N' Round (Gira Girou)
Faithful Brother
To Say Goodbye
From the Hot Afternoon
Circles
Martha and Romao
Catavento
Latin Chant (Canto Latino)
Crystal Illusions

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Lady in Cement/Samba with Some Barbecue19691075
Lady In Cement
Samba With Some Barbeque

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da/Autumn Leaves19691050
Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da
Autumn Leaves

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Paul Desmond Quartet Live1976SP 850
Wendy
Wave
Things Ain't What They Used to Be
Nancy
Manha De Carnival
Here's That Rainy Day
My Funny Valentine
Take Five

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Summertime1968SP 3015
Samba With Some Barbeque
Olvidar
Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da
Emily
Someday My Prince Will Come
Autumn Leaves
Where Is Love?
Lady In Cement
North By Northeast
Summertime


Paul Desmond MUSIC CHARTS

Paul Desmond on Record Charts

No US Albums or Compilations made it to the charts.
US SINGLES & EPs
TITLESTOCK NO.CHART NAMEPEAK
Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da/Autumn Leaves1050Billboard AC35