Discography

DISCOGRAPHY WITH CD INFORMATION

updated April 2020

cd’s released as a leader and soloist:

THE JAZZ EXPRESSIONS

  • Self titled The Jazz Expressions, released on Bluejay Records
  • Yoyogi, released on Bluejay Records

            On The Road, released on Wildflower

SOLO BASS CD entitled SPIRITUALS features Negro Spirituals related to the Underground Railroad – released 2019 on Unseen Rain

 SOLO BASS CD entitled ALONE released on Soul Search Music

 

  • ON THE ROAD on Wildflower Publishers

TK Blue – sax and flute

Dwayne “Cook” Broadnax – drums

Aaron Graves – piano

Hilliard Greene – bass

 

  • co-leader Zigzag Quartet

Alexander A. Wu – Pianist

Daniel Mallon – Percussionist

Francisco Roldan – Guitarist

Hilliard Greene – Bassist

 

cd’s released as a featured member:

  • Tomas Janzon – 130th & Lenox

Tomas Janzon-guitar

Steve Nelson-vibes

Hill Greene-bass

Chuck McPherson-drums

Nedra Wheeler-bass

Donald Dean-drums

Released September 2019

 

  • ELECTRIC TELEPATHY VOL. 1

Daniel Carter : Saxophones, Clarinet, Trumpet

Patrick Holmes : Clarinet

Matthew Putman : Keyboard

Hilliard Greene : Bass

Federico Ughi : Drums

Released September 20th, 2019 577 Records

 

  • Gotham Nights – Paul Serrato

Paul Serrato – piano

Lloyd Haber – drums

Warren Smith – vibraphone

Hilliard Greene – bass

Released February 2019 – Graffiti Productions

 

  • Hope – Matt Lavelle Quartet

Matt Lavelle – trumpet, alto and bass clarinet

Tom Cabrera – Drums

Lewis Porter – Piano

Hilliard Greene – Bass

Released Unseen Rain January 2019

 

 

  • TELEPATHIC ALLIANCES

Daniel Carter : Saxophones, Clarinet, Trumpet

Patrick Holmes : Clarinet

Matthew Putman : Keyboard

Hilliard Greene : Bass

Federico Ughi : Drums

Released December 7th, 2018 577 Records

 

  • Reunion – Lenore Raphael and Doug MacDonald

Lenore Raphael – piano

Doug MacDonald – guitar

Dwayne “Cook” Broadnax – drums

Hilliard Greene – Bass

Released May 2018

 

  • Dogon Revisited – Salim Washington

Salim Washington – Tenor Saxophone, Mbira, Flute, Oboe

Julius A Hemphill – track 8 – Composer

Tyshawn Sorey – Drums

Melanie Dyer – Viola, Vocals tracks: 2, 7, 8

Double Bass – Hilliard Greene

Released:2018 – Passin’ Thru Records

 

  • TELEPATHIC ALLIANCES

Daniel Carter : Saxophones, Clarinet, Trumpet

Patrick Holmes : Clarinet

Matthew Putman : Keyboard

Hilliard Greene : Bass

Federico Ughi : Drums

Released December 1st, 2017 577 Records

 

  • Live Constructions

David Haney – piano

Daniel Carter – trumpet, tenor saxophone

Hilliard Greene – Bass

Recorded November 2017 SLAM Productions

 

  • Cooperative Sound #3

Matt Lavelle – trumpet and bass clarinet

Ras Moshe – flute and tenor saxophone

Daniel Carter – flute, trumpet, clarinet, alto, tenor and soprano saxophone

Paula Shocron – piano

Hilliard Greene – bass

Pablo Díaz – drums

released 15 January 2017

 

  • Cooperative Sound #2

Daniel Carter – flute, trumpet, clarinet, alto, tenor and soprano saxophone

Paula Shocron – piano

Hilliard Greene – bass

Pablo Díaz – drums

released 15 January 2017

 

  • The Astral Revelations – Jemeel Moondoc Quartet

Jemeel Moondoc: alto saxophone – composition

Matthew Shipp: piano

Hilliard Greene: double bass

Newman Taylor Baker: drums

Recorded live February 5th, 2016 – 2016ROGUEART

 

  • Matt Lavelle Quartet – Matt Lavelle Quartet

Matt Lavelle – trumpet, alto and bass clarinet

Tom Cabrera – Drums

Lewis Porter – Piano

Hilliard Greene – Bass

Released Unseen Rain January 2017

 

  • Taguiera – The Afri-Garifuna Jazz Ensemble

Lucy Blanco – Vocals

James Lovell – Drums

Dre Barnes – Piano

Eva Vossmerbauemer – Violin

Gary “Wicked” Fritz – Percussion

Mario Sprouse – piano

Julian Meyers – sax

Hilliard Greene – Bass

Released November 2016

 

  • Live In Ukraine – Switchback

Mars Williams

Wacław Zimpel

 Hilliard Greene

Klaus Kugel

Released September 2016

Multikulti Project (EN)

 

  • Cosmic Nickelodeon – Recording with Jemeel Moondoc

Jemeel Moondoc – sax

Hilliard Greene – bass

March 2016 release

Relative Pitch Recordings

 

  • Urban Fingerprints – Recording with Paul Serrato

Paul Serrato – piano

Hilliard Greene – bass

Released February 2016

Graffiti Productions

 

  • Ugly Beautiful – Billy Mintz Quintet

Tony Malaby, Rich Perry- tenor saxophone

Adam Kolker – saxophones, woodwinds

Roberta Piket – piano, organ

Hilliard Greene – bass

Billy Mintz – drums, compositions

 

  • Switchback – Switchback

Mars Williams

Wacław Zimpel

 Hilliard Greene

Klaus Kugel

Released May 2015

Multikulti Project (EN)

 

  • Jemeel Moondoc – The Zookeeper’s House

Jemeel Moondoc: alto sax

Matthew Shipp: piano (1 & 4)

Roy Campbell Jr.: trumpet (2 & 3)

Steve Swell: trombone (2 & 3)

Hilliard Greene: bass

Newman Taylor Baker: drums

Released May 2014 Release number: RPR1026

 

  • The Tony DiGregorio Sextet – I Love Pancakes

Tony DiGregorio – guitar

Tim Hayes – alto saxophone

Nathan Paris – trombone

Andy O’Neill – drums

Joe Peterson – bass

Hilliard Greene – bass

Bovine Bop

Released May 2014

 

  • D’Achee – Alive

On one track entitled

Come Go

Hutsoundz

Released 2014

 

  • Da Bang – Billy Bang

Billy Bang – violin

Dick Griffin – trombone

Andrew Bemkey – piano

Newman Taylor-Baker – drums

Hilliard Greene – bass

TUM Records Oy

Released June 2013

 

  • Sentimental For You – Rosella Stone

Rosella Stone – voice

John Weiss – piano/Musical Producer

Bill Easley – sax & flute

Vince Cherico – drums

Marvin Horne – guitar

Hilliard Greene – electric and acoustic bass

 

  • Sangeeta Michael Berardi: Calling Coltrane SJCD0012

Sangeeta Michael Berardi, Guitar

James Finn, Tenor Sax, Flute

John Esposito, Piano

Hilliard Greene, Bass

Peter O’Brien, Drums

 

  • What Is Love? – Queen Esther on EL Recordings

Queen Esther – voice

Kenyatta Beasley – trumpet

Vincent Chancey – French horn

Hilliard Greene – bass

J Walter Hawkes – trombone, ukulele

Patience Higgins – tenor sax

Matt Ray – piano

Warren Smith – drums

 

  • Topsy Turvy – Jacqueline Hopkins

Jacqueline Hopkins – music, lyrics, vocals

Antoine Drye – trumpet

Hilliard Greene – bass

Grant Langford – tenor saxophone

Caroline Taylor – drums

Elise Wood – flute, alto flute

 

  • Class Act” – live at Steinway Hall

Lenore Raphael – piano

Rudy Lawless – drums

Hilliard Greene – bass

http://www.lenoreraphael.com/

 

  • Getting Sentimental – Tori Gee & The Jazz Expressions

Tori Gee – vocal

TK Blue – sax and flute

Dwayne “Cook” Broadnax – drums

Hilliard Greene – bass

Michael Kanan – piano

 

  • A Book Of Five Rings – John Esposito

Live At The Knitting Factory (Sunjump CD 05; USA)

Release date November 21st, 2008

 Jayna Nelson, Flute and Piccolo

Matt Schulman, Trumpet

Eric Person, Alto and Soprano Saxophone

James Finn, Tenor Sax and Bass Clarinet

Tony Underwood, Tuba

John Esposito, Piano

Hilliard Greene, Bass

 Peter O’Brien, Drums

http://www.sunjumprecords.com/index.html

 

  • Earthship – Sangeeta Michael Berardi

label = Sunjump

release year = 1996

James Finn, Tenor Sax and Bass Clarinet

John Esposito, Piano

Hilliard Greene, Bass

 Peter O’Brien, Drums

 

  • 3:30 – Ale Demogli, Hill Greene, Oscar Giunta

Label and release year AndesRecords 2007

Ale Demogli – guitar

Hill Greene – acoustic bass

Oscar Giunta – drums

www.myspace.com/aledemogli

 

  • MUHHEANKUNTUK – Sonic Openings Under Pressure

patrick brennan – saxophone

David Pleasant– Densemetrix!

Hilliard Greene – bass

http://sonispheric.tripod.com/home.html

 

  • Forgiveness – Charles Gayle Trio

Charles Gayle – saxophone

Hillard Greene – bass

Klaus Kugel – drums

recorded live at Jazzga Club, Lodz, Poland, April 2007

Label: NotTwo Records MW 805-2

www.nottwo.com

 

  • News From the Mystic Auricle – Steve Swell Presents: RIVERS OF SOUND ENSEMBLE

Steve Swell – trombone

Roy Campbell – trumpet, flugelhorn

Sabir Mateen – tenor sax, flute, clarinet, alto sax

Hilliard Greene – bass

Klaus Kugel – drums

reviews:

www.pointofdeparture.org www.allaboutjazz.com

Label: NotTwo Records / MW 797-2

Release 2008

www. nottwo.com

 

  • Spiritual Power – Matt Lavelle Trio

Matt Lavelle  trumpet – flugelhorn, bass-clarinet

Hilliard Greene  bass

Mike T.A. Thompson  drums

Released 2006 – Silkheart

 

  • Consider the Lilies – Charles Gayle Trio

Label: Clean Feed

Charles Gayle – alto sax

Hilliard Greene – bass

Jay Rosen – drums

 

  • Carnival Skin – Nemu Records

Perry Robinson – clarinets

Peter Evans – trumpet, piccolo trumpet, slide trumpet

Bruce Eisenbeil – acoustic and electric guitars

Hill Greene – double bass

Klaus Kugel – drums, percussions

Label: Nemu Records / nemu 003

Resources: www.CarnivalSkin.com

 

  • Take A Step Back – Rick Warren

http://www.rickwarrenmusic.com/html/slideshow.php

 

  • Sanctuary Bobby Few & Avram Fefer Quartet

Label and year release = CIMP 2006

Bobby Few – piano

Avram Fefer – sax

Newman Taylor Baker – drums

Hilliard Greene – bass

http://avramfefer.com/discography.html

 

  • This Is It – Live at Zebulon Vol. 1 Charles Gayle Trio

Charles Gayle – alto sax

Hilliard Greene – bass

Jay Rosen – drums

 

  • Beautiful Friendship, Lenora Raphael

Lenore Raphael – piano

Rudy Lawless – drums

Hilliard Greene – bass

http://www.lenoreraphael.com/

  • Exuberance live from the 2003 Vision Festival

Louie Belogenis – sax

Roy Campbell Jr. – trumpet

 Michael Wimberly – drums

Hilliard Greene – bass

http://www.roycampbellmusic.com/Discography.html

 

  • Desert Song on CIMP w/Steve Swell Gebhard Ullman 4-tet

Gebhard Ullman – sax, bass clarinet

Steve Swell – trombone

 Barry Altschul – drums

Hill Greene – bass

Label – CIMP 2004

 

  • Love Is, with Jacqueline Hopkins; featured on one track

Hilliard “Hill” Greene – bass

Elise Wood – flute

Dennis Winge – guitar

  • There’s A Reason, with Jennifer Berdetta; featured on one track
  • Global Mantras, with Pheeroan akLaff and OliverLake
  • Music Of James Forte, with Electric Symphony
  • Invasion Of The Booty Shakers, with Jack Walrath & The Masters Of Suspense

The Masters Of Suspense

Jack Walrath – trumpet

Bill Bickford – guitar

Cecil Brooks III – drums

Miles Griffith – voice

Hill Greene – bass

Released 2001

 

  • Hipgnosis, with Jack Walrath & The Masters Of Suspense

The Masters Of Suspense

Jack Walrath – trumpet

David Fiuzcynski – guitar

Cecil Brooks III – drums

Dean Bowman – voice

Hill Greene – bass

 

Label: TCB 1996

 

  • Swing Bean, with Larry Browne
  • Sanctuary, with Dave Douglas

Dave Douglas: trumpet

Cuong Vu: trumpet

Yuka Honda: sampler

Anthony Coleman: sampler

Hilliard Greene: bass

Mark Dresser: bass

Chris Speed: tenor & clarinet

Dougie Bowne: drums

Recorded at the Knitting Factory, New York, 1996

Graphic Design: Ikue Mori

 

  • Red Sprites and Blue Jets, with Marc Edwards

Marc Edwards – Percussion

Sabir Mateen – Sax, Tenor

Hilliard Greene – Bass

 

  • Time and Space, Volume I, with Marc Edwards

Marc Edwards – perc

Rob Brown – alto sax

Cara Silvernail – alto sax

Hill Green – bass

 

  • Repent, with Charles Gayle Quartet

Label = Knitting Factory 1992

 

  • Live at Disobey, with Charles Gayle Trio

Label: Blast First

Charles Gayle – Saxophone [Tenor], Voice

Michael Wimberley – Drums

Hilliard Greene – Bass, Voice

 

  • Leroy Jenkins Live, with Leroy Jenkins

Black Saint, 1993

 

  • Sweet Dreams, with Pucci Amanda Jhones, featuring Kenny Barron

Jhones, vcl, arr;

Kenny Barron, p;

Hilliard Greene, b;

Dwayne “Cook” Broadnax, d;

Casey Benjamin, as;

Karl Martin Almquist, ts;

Morten Faerestrand, g;

Kenyatta Beasley, tpt.

Terence Conley Arranger

2/28/97

 

  • Wild as the Wind, with Pucci Amanda Jhones,

Cadence Records

Casey Benjamin Sax (Alto), Sax (Soprano)

Pucci Amanda Vocals

Wade Barnes Drums

Hilliard Greene Bass

Rory Stuart Guitar

 

  • So Blue, with Adele Zane, featured on tracks in duo with Adele Zane

2005

http://www.adelezane.com/music.html

  • Each Time, with Adele Zane, features Frank Ponzio on piano
  • RECORDINGS WITH JIMMY SCOTT
  • Doesn’t Love Mean More?, with Jimmy Scott and The Jazz Expressions
  • Heaven, with Jimmy Scott
  • Holding Back The Years, with Jimmy Scott and The Jazz Expressions
  • Mood Indigo, with Jimmy Scott
  • Live In Japan, with Jimmy Scott and The Jazz Expressions
  • Unchained Melody, with Jimmy Scott and The Jazz Expressions
  • A Rage In Harlem with Jimmy Scott and The Expressions
  • RECORDINGS WITH THE JAZZ EXPRESSIONS
  • Self titled The Jazz Expressions, Bluejay Records

             Bruce Williams – alto sax

Victor Jones – drums

Michael Kanan – piano

Hilliard Greene – bass/ Music Director

 

  • Yoyogi, Bluejay Records and released on Wildflower “On The Road”

             Dwayne “Cook” Broadnax – drums

Michael Kanan – piano

Hilliard Greene – bass

 

  • The Best Thing In Life, with Connie Speed produced by Jimmy Scott
  • It Was Only a Dream, with Arthur Leeks produced by Jimmy Scott
  • Andrea Wolper, with Andrea Wolper, Cadence Records

Andrea Wolper: vocals

Bob Bowen: bass

Bernice Brooks: drums

Dave Gibson: drums

Hilliard Greene: bass

Tom McGrath: percussion

Joe Vincent Tranchina: piano

Release date: 1998

 

  • Dream Catcher, with Kevin Norton, Roy Campbell Jr.

Kevin Norton – drums and perc.

Roy Campbell, Jr. – trumpet

Tomas Ulrich – cello

 Hilliard Greene – bass

CIMP

2003

  • Exuberance, with Louie Belogenis, Roy Campbell Jr., Michael Wimberly
  • Rapt Circle, with Patrick Brennan and Sonic Openings Under Pressure

Patrick Brennan: Alto sax.

Hilliard Greene – Contrabass.

Newman Taylor Baker – Drums.

 Juma Santos Ayantola – Dun-dun, congas, bell tree

 

  • The Drum Is Honor Enough, with Patrick Brennan and Sonic Openings Under Pressure

Patrick Brennan: Alto sax.

Steve Swell: Trombone.

Hilliard Greene: Bass.

 Newman Taylor Baker: Drums