The 1960s, PART ONE
In London, Ember, released by Kapp, 1962, CD. Reissued by Ember, 1999.

Tonight Only With The Dave Brubeck Quartet
, Columbia, 1960.

Take Five at Basin Street West w/Dave Brubeck, Columbia, 1961.

The Real Ambassadors, w/Louis Armstrong, Columbia, 1962.

Lover Man, tribute to Billie Holiday, Columbia, 1961.

Something Wonderful, Columbia, 1963. Reissued on Sony Collectables,
2001, with 3 bonus tracks.

Bittersweet, Focus, 1964. Reissued on CD by Koch Jazz, 2002.

In Person, MaInstream, (first issued by TIME under the title Live at Sugar
), 1963. Reissued on CD under the title Live at Sugar Hill.

Live and Doin’ It, Mainstream, 1965.

Live and Wailing,
Mainstream, 1965. Reissued on Alive! 1994, Sony Legacy
with Woman Talk.

Carmen McRae
, Mainstream, 1966.

Second to None, Mainstream,1964. Reissued on CD, Carmen McRae:1964
Orchestra Recordings,
2006, Lonehill.

Haven’t We Met, Mainstream, 1965. Reissued on CD Carmen McRae: 1964
Orchestra Recordings,
2006, Lonehill.

Woman Talk, Live at the Village Gate. Mainstream, 1966, reissued on CD
Alive! 1994, Sony Legacy.

For Once in My Life
, Atlantic, 1967. Reissued on Rhino, 2004 along with
The Art of Carmen McRae, originally an LP compilation.

The Sound of Silence, Atlantic, 1968. Reissued on Rhino, 2001 with Portrait
of Carmen.

Portrait of Carmen, Alantic, 1968. Reissued on Rhino, 2001, with The
Sound of Silence.

Just a Little Lovin’,
Atlantic, 1970.

The Great American Songbook, Live at Donte’s, Atlantic, 1972.

Live at Century Plaza, Atlantic, 1975.

November Girl, Black Lion, 1975.

, Temponic, 1972.
As Time Goes By, Live at the Dug in Japan, Catalyst, 1973.
(Also known by the title, Alone)

Miss Jazz, Groove Merchant, 1973. Reissued on CD in 1990, also included in the reissue Velvet Soul with It Takes a Whole Lot of Feeling.

It Takes a Whole Lot of Human Feeling, Groove Merchant, 1973.
Reissued on CD by Laserlight with 3 additional tracks under the title
Carmen McRae, The Jazz Collector Edition, 1991. Also included in the
reissue Velvet Soul with
Ms. Jazz.

I Am Music, Blue Note, 1975.

At the Great American Music Hall, Blue Note, 1976.
Reissued on double CD by Toshiba EMI of Japan, 1994.

Can’t Hide Love, Blue Note, 1976. Reissued by Blue Note on CD in 1993.

I’m Coming Home Again, Buddah, 1981. Reissued on CD by Unidisc in
1994, reissued under the title Ms. Magic by DCC.

Two for the Road, with George Shearing, Concord, 1980.
Reissued on CD in 1992 (with a different cover).

Heat Wave, with Cal Tjader, Concord, 1982.
Reissued on CD in 1982.

You’re Lookin’ at Me, a collection of Nat King Cole songs, Concord, 1983.
Reissued on CD in 1990.

Live at Birdland West, Concord, 1988. Reissued on CD in 1988.

Any Old Time, Denon, 1987. Issued on CD, 1993. Reissued by Columbia,

Duets, Carmen McRae-Betty Carter, Great American Music Hall,1988.
Issued on both LP and CD by GAMH in 1994.
Reissued on CD by Verve in 1996 with a new cover.

Carmen Sings Monk. Novus, 1990.
Issued on LP and CD by Novus in 1990.

Sarah—Dedicated To You, Novus, 1991.
Issued on CD in 1991. Reissued on Bluebird, 2003.


Song Time, Hindsight, 1993.
Recorded in the 1960s for a radio series "The Navy Swings."

For Lady Day, Volumes 1 and 2, Novus, 1995.
Recorded on New Year’s Eve at the Blue Note, New York, 1983.

Don’t Misunderstand, Jazz Time, 1997.
Recorded at the 1982 Montreaux Jazz Festival.

At Ratso’s, Volumes 1 and 2, Hitchcock Media Records, 2002.
Recorded at Ratso’s in Florida in 1981.

Live at Bubba’s, Who’s Who in Jazz, 2000.
Recorded at the Florida club in 1981.

Live at Ronnie Scott’s, DRG, 1995.
Recorded at the London club in 1977.

Dream of Life,
Warner Bros., 1998.
Recorded in June, 1989, in Cologne, Germany.

Live at Midem, Starburst (TKO Magnum), 2000.
Recorded in Cannes,
France, in 1979.


Focus, 1964
LP 12"     
MUSICIANS: Mundell Lowe (g), Victor Sproles (b), Carmen McRae, Norman Simmons (p), Curtis Boyd (d)

1. When Sunny Gets Blue (Marvin Fisher, Jack Segal) 3:47
2. How Did He Look (Abner Silver, Gladys Shelley) 3:05
3. Guess I'll Hang My Tears Out To Dry (Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne) 3:32
4. The Meaning Of The Blues (Bobby Troup, Leah Worth) 2:47
5. If You Could Love Me (Norman Simmons) 2:05
6. Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most (Fran Landesman, Tommy Wolf) 6:18
7. Second Chance (Andre Previn, Dory Langdon-Previn) 3:35
8. If You Could See Me Now (Tadd Dameron, Carl Sigman) 2:48
9. Here's That Rainy Day (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke) 2:41
10. I'm Gonna Laugh You Right Out Of My Life (Joseph McCarthy Jr., Cy Coleman)3:19
11. Ghost Of Yesterday (Arthur Louis Herzog, Jr., Irene Wilson)3:05
12. I'm Lost (Otis Rene) 2:51
13. Come Sunday (Duke Ellington) 2:40