Stan Getz

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Improvisational tenor saxophonist with a full, luxuriant tone who helped further the bossa nova explosion in the 1960s.
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Discography

Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings
Stan Getz Quartet
1950 Stan Getz Quartet Concord / Original Jazz Classics
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Stan Getz and Tenor Sax Stars 1950 Stan Getz and Tenor Sax Stars New Jazz
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The New Sounds 1950 The New Sounds Prestige
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Jazz at the Storyville, Vol. 2 1951 Jazz at the Storyville, Vol. 2 Roost
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Storyville, Vol. 1 1951 Storyville, Vol. 1 Roost
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Billie and Stan 1951 Billie and Stan Dale
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Conception
1951 Conception Original Jazz Classics
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All Star Series 1951 All Star Series Savoy
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The Brothers
1952 The Brothers Concord
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Quintet at Carnegie Hall 1952 1952 Quintet at Carnegie Hall 1952 Fresh Sound
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Jazz at Storyville
1952 Jazz at Storyville
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Interpretations 1953 Interpretations Verve
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Haig '53
1953 Haig '53 Philology
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Chamber Music 1953 Chamber Music Roost
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Interpretations by the Stan Getz Quintet, Vol. 2 1954 Interpretations by the Stan Getz Quintet, Vol. 2
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Stan Getz Plays
1954 Stan Getz Plays Universal / Verve
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Split Kick
1954 Split Kick Warner Music
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Interpretations by the Stan Getz Quintet, Vol. 1 1954 Interpretations by the Stan Getz Quintet, Vol. 1 Norgran
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At the Shrine
1954 At the Shrine Verve / Universal Distribution
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Hamp & Getz
1955 Hamp & Getz PolyGram / Verve
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West Coast Jazz
1955 West Coast Jazz Verve / PolyGram / Universal Classics & Jazz
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Diz & Getz
1955 Diz & Getz Universal / Verve
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Battle of the Saxes
1955 Battle of the Saxes Tradition / Rykodisc
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Interpretations by the Stan Getz Quintet, Vol. 3 1956 Interpretations by the Stan Getz Quintet, Vol. 3 Norgran
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For Musicians Only
1956 For Musicians Only Verve / Universal
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The Steamer
1956 The Steamer Verve / PolyGram / Universal
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The Sounds of Stan Getz 1956 The Sounds of Stan Getz Roost
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More West Coast Jazz with Stan Getz 1956 More West Coast Jazz with Stan Getz Verve
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In Stockholm
1956 In Stockholm Verve
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The Soft Swing
1957 The Soft Swing Verve / Universal
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Award Winner: Stan Getz
1957 Award Winner: Stan Getz Universal / Verve
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Stan Getz and the Oscar Peterson Trio
1957 Stan Getz and the Oscar Peterson Trio Verve
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Gerry Mulligan Meets Stan Getz 1957 Gerry Mulligan Meets Stan Getz
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Stan Getz and J.J. Johnson at The Opera House
1957 Stan Getz and J.J. Johnson at The Opera House Verve
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Stan Getz and the Cool Sounds
1957 Stan Getz and the Cool Sounds Universal / Verve
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Stan Getz '57 1957 Stan Getz '57
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Getz Meets Mulligan in Hi-Fi
1957 Getz Meets Mulligan in Hi-Fi Verve / Polygram
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Stan Meets Chet 1958 Stan Meets Chet Decca / Universal
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Live in Europe
1958 Live in Europe Jazz World
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Cal Tjader-Stan Getz Sextet
1958 Cal Tjader-Stan Getz Sextet Original Jazz Classics / Fantasy
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Imported from Europe
1959 Imported from Europe Universal / Verve
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Cool Velvet
1960 Cool Velvet
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Stan Getz at Large, Vol. 2
1960 Stan Getz at Large, Vol. 2 Jazz Unlimited
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Jazz Jamboree '60
1960 Jazz Jamboree '60 Polonia
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Stan Getz Quintet 1960 Stan Getz Quintet Verve
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Stan Getz and J.J. Johnson at the Opera House
1960 Stan Getz and J.J. Johnson at the Opera House
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At Large
1961 At Large Universal / Verve
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Recorded Fall 1961
1961 Recorded Fall 1961 Universal / Verve
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Rhythms 1961 Rhythms Blue Ribbon
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Focus
1961 Focus Verve
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Jazz Samba
1962 Jazz Samba Verve
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Big Band Bossa Nova
1962 Big Band Bossa Nova Universal Distribution
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Getz Age 1963 Getz Age Roost
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Stan Getz with Guest Artist Laurindo Almeida
1963 Stan Getz with Guest Artist Laurindo Almeida Universal Distribution / Verve
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Jazz Samba Encore!
1963 Jazz Samba Encore! Verve
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Getz/Gilberto
1964 Getz/Gilberto Verve
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Reflections
1964 Reflections Universal / Verve
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Getz/Gilberto #2
1964 Getz/Gilberto #2 Verve
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Getz Au Go Go
1964 Getz Au Go Go Verve
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The Canadian Concert of Stan Getz & Gary Burton 1965 The Canadian Concert of Stan Getz & Gary Burton Can-Am
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Music from the Sound Track of Mickey One
1965 Music from the Sound Track of Mickey One Polygram
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Look at Yesterday 1965 Look at Yesterday Mainstream
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Eloquence 1966 Eloquence
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Quartet in Paris 1966 Quartet in Paris Verve
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Voices
1966 Voices Verve
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Stan Getz and Arthur Fiedler at Tanglewood
1966 Stan Getz and Arthur Fiedler at Tanglewood RCA Victor / RCA
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A Song After Sundown 1966 A Song After Sundown Bluebird
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Sweet Rain
1967 Sweet Rain Verve / Verve Reissues
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What the World Needs Now: Stan Getz Plays Bacharach and David
1968 What the World Needs Now: Stan Getz Plays Bacharach and David Verve / Polygram
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Marakesh Express 1969 Marakesh Express MGM
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Didn't We
1969 Didn't We Verve
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Communications '72
1971 Communications '72 Verve
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Change of Scenes
1971 Change of Scenes Verve / PolyGram
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Dynasty
1971 Dynasty Verve / Universal Distribution / Verve Reissues
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Captain Marvel
1972 Captain Marvel Koch Jazz / Koch
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Stan Getz & Bill Evans
1973 Stan Getz & Bill Evans Universal Classics & Jazz / Verve
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But Beautiful
1974 But Beautiful Concord / Milestone / Universal
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The Peacocks
1975 The Peacocks Koch Jazz
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The Master
1975 The Master TriStar Music
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Brothers and Other Mothers 1976 Brothers and Other Mothers
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Another World
1977 Another World TriStar Music
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Affinity
1977 Affinity Four Leaf Clover Records
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Live at Montmartre, Vol. 2
1977 Live at Montmartre, Vol. 2 SteepleChase
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Live at Montmartre, Vol. 1
1977 Live at Montmartre, Vol. 1 Steeplechase
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At Montreux 1977 At Montreux
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Stan Getz Gold 1978 Stan Getz Gold Inner City
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Forest Eyes 1979 Forest Eyes Sony Music Distribution
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Stan Getz [1979]
1979 Stan Getz [1979] Prestige
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Live at Midem '80 1980 Live at Midem '80
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Stan Getz Live
1980 Stan Getz Live Master Tone Records / Master Dance Tones
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Autumn Leaves
1980 Autumn Leaves WestWind
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Children of the World
1980 Children of the World TriStar Music
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The Dolphin
1981 The Dolphin Concord Jazz
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Spring Is Here
1981 Spring Is Here Concord Jazz
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Billy Highstreet Samba
1981 Billy Highstreet Samba Emarcy
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Blue Skies
1982 Blue Skies Concord Jazz
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Pure Getz
1982 Pure Getz Concord Jazz / Concord
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Live in Paris
1982 Live in Paris Dreyfus Records
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Let There Be Love 1982 Let There Be Love Concord Jazz
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Poetry
1983 Poetry Blue Note
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The Stockholm Concert
1983 The Stockholm Concert Gazell Productions
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Line for Lyons 1983 Line for Lyons Gazell Productions
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Voyage
1986 Voyage Black Hawk
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Serenity
1987 Serenity Emarcy
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Yours and Mine: Live at the Glasgow International Jazz Festival 1989
1989 Yours and Mine: Live at the Glasgow International Jazz Festival 1989 Concord Jazz / Concord
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Anniversary
1989 Anniversary Verve / PolyGram / Universal
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Just Friends 1990 Just Friends Emarcy
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You Gotta Pay the Band
1991 You Gotta Pay the Band Verve
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Jazz Masters: Vintage Getz, Vols. 1 & 2 1991 Jazz Masters: Vintage Getz, Vols. 1 & 2 Atlantic
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Sextet Utopia 1992 Sextet Utopia WestWind
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People Time
1992 People Time Verve
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Sweetie Pie
1993 Sweetie Pie Philology
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Dexter Morrill: Music for Stanford
2004 Dexter Morrill: Music for Stanford Centaur Records
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