1963 Bob James Trio – Bold Conceptions

Bold Conceptions is the debut album by Bob James. The album was recorded between August 13–15, 1962. The cover features a drawing of Bob James at the piano.


1  A Moment’s Notice (Ernie Wilkins) 03:09
2  Nardis (Miles Davis) 05:31
3  The Night We Called It A Day (Matt Dennis; Tom Adair) 03:10
4  Trilogy (Bob James) 06:42
5  Quest (Bob James) 04:10
6  My Love From “Candide” (Leonard Bernstein) 05:14
7  Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words) (Bart Howard) 04:43
8  Birk’s Works (Dizzy Gillespie) 04:36
9  Softly As In A Morning Sunrise (Oscar Hammerstein II; Sigmund Romberg) 03:39
10  Ghost Riders In The Sky (Stanley Davis Jones) 03:29



BassRon Brooks
DrumsRobert Pozar
PianoBob James

Liner Notes

Producer – Quincy Jones
Engineer – Bernie Clapper

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