Don Butterfield


Top collaborators

Artist name Roles Recordings
Wes Montgomery
Charles Mingus
Dizzy Gillespie
Lalo Schifrin
Oscar Peterson

Work on other artists' recordings

Artist name Roles Recordings
Wes Montgomery tuba Born to Be Blue, California Dreaming, Caravan, Goin’ Out of My Head, Green Peppers, In and Out, Matchmaker, Matchmaker, Moca Flor, More, More, Amor, Movin’ Wes (Part I), Movin’ Wes (Part II), Mr. Walker, Oh You Crazy Moon, People, Senza fine, South of the Border, Sun Down, Sunny (alternate take), Theodora, West Coast Blues, Winds of Barcelona
Charles Mingus tuba Bemoanable Lady, Better Get Hit in Yo' Soul, Celia, Half-Mast Inhibition, Hora Decubitus, I X Love, II B.S., II B.S. (a.k.a. Haitian Fight Song), Mingus Fingus No. 2, Mode D—Trio and Group Dancers: Stop! Look! And Sing Songs of Revolutions! / Mode E—Single Solos and Group Dance: Saint and Sinner Join in Merriment on Battle Front / Mode F—Group and Solo Dance: Of Love, Pain, and Passioned Revolt, Then Farewell, My Beloved, ’til It’s Freedom Day, Mood Indigo, Theme For Lester Young, Theme for Lester Young, Track A - Solo Dancer, Track A—Solo Dancer: Stop! Look! And Listen, Sinner Jim Whitney!, Track B—Duet Solo Dancers: Hearts’ Beat and Shades in Physical Embraces, Track C—Group Dancers: (Soul Fusion) Freewoman and Oh, This Freedom’s Slave Cries
Dizzy Gillespie tuba Africana, Blues, Kush, Manteca, Ool Ya Koo, Panamericana, Prelude, This is the Way, Toccata, Tunisian Fantasy
Lalo Schifrin tuba Africana, Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5, Blues, Bossa Antique, Panamericana, Prelude, The Blues for Johann Sebastian, The Wig, Tocata, Troubadour
Oscar Peterson tuba Blues for Big Scotia, Daahoud, Here’s That Rainy Day, I Love You, I’m Old Fashioned, Manteca, Tricrotism, West Coast Blues, Young and Foolish
Cal Tjader tuba Almond Tree, Borneo, Cherry Blossoms, China Nights, China Nights (Shina No Yoru), Hot Sake, Sahib, Song of the Yellow River, Tokyo Blues
Cannonball Adderley tuba Cyclops, Domination, Gon Gong, I Worship You, Interlude, Introduction to a Samba, Mystified (Angel Face), Shake a Lady
Clark Terry tuba 127, A Sunday of Love, Blues for Etta, Mardi Gras Waltz, Milli-Terry, My Heart Belongs to Daddy, The Swinging Chemise, Top 'N' Bottom
Jimmy Smith tuba Basin Street Blues, Blues in the Night, Chicago Serenade, Delon's Blues, Main Title From "The Carpetbaggers", St. Louis Blues, The Cat, Theme From "Joy House"
Metal Militia tuba Disillusioned, Emancipation Blues, Freedom Dance, Going Up North, Jungleaire, Message, There's a Yearning
Art Farmer tuba April in Paris, Autumn Leaves, Five Spot After Dark, Minor Vamp, Moanin', Nica's Dream, Stella by Starlight
Teddy Charles tuba Green Blues, Lydian M-1, Nature Boy, The Emperor, The Quiet Time, Vibrations, You Go to My Head
Jimmy Heath tuba D. Waltz, Just in Time, More Than You Know, Nutty, Six Steps, Swamp Seed, Wall to Wall
Lee Morgan tuba Filet of Soul (a.k.a. Hoppin' John), Need I?, Sunrise, Sunset, The Delightful Deggie (big band version), Yesterday, Zambia (big band version)
Donald Byrd tuba Brother Isaac, I'm Tryin' to Get Home, I've Longed and Searched for My Mother, March Children, Noah, Pearly Gates
Sonny Rollins tuba Far Out East, Grand Street, Grand Street (Mono LP Ending), Grand Street (Verve LP Ending), Love Is a Simple Thing, Who Cares?
Bill Evans tuba Symbiosis: IIa. Largo - Andante - Maestoso - Largo, Symbiosis: IIb. Largo - Andante - Maestoso - Largo, Symbiosis: Ia. Moderato - Various Tempi, Symbiosis: Ib. Moderato - Various Tempi, Symbiosis: Ic. Moderato - Various Tempi
James Moody tuba Au Privave, Bess, You Is My Woman Now, Love, Where Are You?, Simplicity and Beauty, Smack-A-Mac
Luis Magalhães tuba I Remember Clifford, Little Niles, Nica's Tempo, Speculation
Charlie Mariano tuba I Feel Pretty, Portrait of an Artist, The Song Is You
Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra tuba Forever Lasting, Little Rascal On A Rock, Love To One Is One To Love
John Lewis tuba Hopeful Encounter, Notions, Wish Me Well
Stanley Turrentine tuba Hudson Parkway (West Side Highway), Peace of Mind
Oliver Nelson tuba There's A Yearnin'
Johnny Mathis tuba Out of This World
Bob Brookmeyer tuba Nature Boy
Billy Taylor Trio tuba I've Grown Accustomed To Her Face
コムアイ tuba Ground Base