In Your Own Sweet Way


In Your Own Sweet Way (m. Dave Brubeck, w. Iola Brubeck)

Miles Davis Quintet – Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, 11 May 1956 — Miles Davis (tp), John Coltrane (ts), Red Garland (p), Paul Chambers (b), Philly Joe Jones (d) —  released in September 1959 on the album Workin’ with The Miles Davis Quintet.


Dave Brubeck — from the 1956 album Brubeck Plays Brubeck, Columbia CL 878


Wes Montgomery – recorded at Reeves Sound Studios, NYC on 26  January 1960, and released on the album The Incredible Jazz Guitar Of Wes Montgomery, Riverside Records RLP 320, RLP 12-320 (Mono), RLP 1169 (Stereo)

Wes Montgomery: guitar, Tommy Flanagan: piano, Percy Heath: bass, Albert Heath: drums


Bill Evans Trio – recorded in NYC  5 June 1962 — released on the 1962 Riverside LP How My Heart Sings!

Bill Evans – piano
Chuck Israels – bass
Paul Motian – drums


Don Friedman Trio, recorded NYC, 14 May 1962 — released on the album Circle Waltz, 1962


Kenny Drew – from the album If You Could See Me Now, 1974

Kenny Drew – piano
Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen – bass
Albert “Tootie” Heath – drums


Bill Evans with host Marian McPartland on the NPR program Piano Jazz, recorded 6 November 1978. Originally broadcast 27 May 1979. This is part 2 of the broadcast. The performance is preceded by an interview.


Bill Evans Trio – Bill Evans (piano), Marc Johnson (bass), Joe LaBarbera (drums) — live television broadcast from “The Maintenance Shop” at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa, 30 January 1979 DVD*


Steve Kuhn with Miroslav Vitous & Aldo Romano — album: Oceans in the Sky, 1990


Dave Brubeck — Burghausen jazz festival, 2001



* Bill Evans Trio, Maintenance Shop, 1979 — available on the DVD Bill Evans Trio Live at the Maintenance Shop ’79 aka Bill Evans – But Beautiful (Live In Iowa 1979)


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