Walter Booker

bass, double bass, acoustic guitar

Top collaborators

Artist name Roles Recordings
John Hicks
Sarah Vaughan
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter)
Nat Adderley
The Nat Adderley Sextet

Work on other artists' recordings

Artist name Roles Recordings
John Hicks bass A Child Is Born, Beantown Blues, Dark Side, Light Side, Darkside Lightside, Embraceable You, Epistrophy, For John Chapman, Ghosts of Yesterday, Gypsy Folk Tales, Infant Eyes, Littlest One of All, Mind Wine, Naima's Love Song, Naima’s Love Song, Night Journey, Pas De Trois (Dance For Three), Pas de Trois (dance for Three), Paul's Pal, Peanut Butter in the Desert, Sometime Ago, Soul Eyes, Take The Coltrane (Bonus Track), With Malice Toward None, With Malice Towards None
Sarah Vaughan double bass A Lot of Livin' to Do, A-Tisket A-Tasket, Band (intro), East of the Sun (And West of the Moon), Ending Theme, Everything Must Change, Fascinating Rhythm, I Could Write a Book, I Fall in Love Too Easily, I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good), I Remember You, I'll Remember April, If You Went Away (Preciso Aprender a Ser So), Like Someone in Love, My Funny Valenting, Poor Butterfly, Sarah's Blues, Send in the Clowns, Somebody Loves Me, The Man I Love, Time After Time, Watch What Happens
Donald Byrd bass Beale Street, Blackjack, Book's Bossa, Dixie Lee, Eldorado, Fly Little Bird Fly, Gingerbread Boy, I Got It Bad and That Ain't Good, I'm So Excited by You, I'm So Excited by You (first version), Jelly Roll, Loki, Mustang, My Ideal, On the Trail, Pentatonic, Secret Love, Slow Drag, The Loner, West of the Pecos
Nat Adderley bass Arriving Soon, Azule Serape, Big "P", Cocovado, I Can't Give You Anything but Love, Ill Wind, Mo's Theme, My Romance, Plum Street, Rob's New Tune, Rwanda, Sermonette, Talkin' About You, Cannon, Unit Seven, War Zone, You Don't Kmow What Love Is
The Nat Adderley Sextet double bass Aquarius, Aries, Cancer, Capricorn, Gemini, Introduction, Leo, Libra, Pisces, Sagittarius, Scorpio, Taurus, Virgo
Sonny Rollins double bass Alfie's Theme, Alfie's Theme Differently, Blue Room, Everything Happens to Me, He's Younger Than You Are, Hold 'em Joe, On Green Dolphin Street, On Impulse, Street Runner With Child, Three Little Words, Transition Theme for Minor Blues (Or Little Malcolm Loves His Dad)
Betty Carter bass I Was Telling Him About You, Just Friends/Star Eyes (medley), Making Dreams Come True, Most Gentlemen Don't Like Love, Music Maestro Please / Swing Brother Swing, New Blues (You Purr), No More Words, Open the Door, The Love We Had Yesterday, Wagon Wheels
Milt Jackson bass A Time and a Place, Born Free, Bring It Home (To Me), One Step Down, So What, Some Kinda Waltz, Tears of Joy, The Shadow of Your Smile, We Dwell in Our Hearts, WhalePool
Harold Vick bass A Rose for Wray, Flamingo, Gone With the Wind, If I Should Lose You, Like a Breath of Sprin, Lonely Girl, Straight Up, We'll Be Together Again, Winter Blossom
Doug Carn bass Contemplation, Fatherhood, Feel Free, God Is One, Jihad, Naima, Power and Glory, Revelation, Time Is Running Out
Dirk Rodenkirchen bass I'll Go My Way by Myself, Innocent One, Make the Girl Love Me, My Sweet Pumpkin, Nothing Ever Changes, On a Misty Night, Wabash, You Know Who
Pete La Roca bass And So, Bliss, Dancing Girls, Love Planet, Marjoun, Sin Street, Turkish Women at the Bath
Stan Getz bass A House Is Not a Home (master take), Any Old Time of the Day, In Times Like These, Trains and Boats and Planes, Walk on By, Windows of the World, Wives and Lovers
Lee Morgan bass Claw-Til-Da, Free Flow, Mr. Johnson, Stormy Weather, The Stroker, Uncle Rough, Untitled Boogaloo
Hank Mobley bass An Aperitif, Boss Bossa, Don't Cry, Just Sigh, Give Me That Feelin', The Steppin' Stone, Third Season
David “Fathead” Newman bass Blisters, One for My Baby (and One More for the Road), Please Send Me Someone to Love, Shana, Still Hard Times, To Love Again
Stanley Turrentine bass A Bluish Bag, Come Back to Me, Days of Wine and Roses, Silver Tears, With This Ring
Charles McPherson bass Ain't That Somethin', Horizons, I Should Care, Night Eyes, She Loves Me
Robin Kenyatta bass This Year, Until, You Know How We Do
Maria Muldaur bass Adam and Eve Had the Blues
Cannonball Adderley double bass Experience in E
Joe Zawinul double bass In a Silent Way
Wayne Shorter acoustic guitar Dindi