A partial list of compositions written by Jaki Byard
A Basin Street Ballad After the Sun Disappears Alan’s Got Rhythm Aluminum Baby A-Toodle-oo, Toodle-oo A Tribute to Johnny Slyde
Ballad to Louise Bass-ment Blues The Big Box BJC Blues (dedicated to B.B. King) BL + WH = 88 Blip Boogie Blues au Gratin Blues Backwards and Forwards Blues for Jennie Blues for Smoke Blues for Smoke’s Brother
Cappy Carroll Street Cast Away Cathy Cats Cradle Conference Rag Chandra Chromatics w/Ran Blake Cinco y Cuatro Conference Rag
D.D.L.J. Darryl Dedicated to Bob Vatel of Ten Gallons Denise Diane’s Melody Dolphy #1 Dolphy #2
Emil European Episode Every Year Excerpts from Songs of Proverbs Excerpts from Trumpet Concerto: Calm of the Sea, Approaching Winds, Calm, Serenity Excerpts from Yamacraw
Falling Rains of Life Family Suite Flight of the Fly Freedom Together Free Suite For Paris
Gaeta Gallery Garnerin’ a Bit Garr GEB Piano Roll Gerald’s Tune Going Home Blues Go to Hell Graduation Green-Just Blue
Hazy Eye Here to Hear Hollis Stomp
I Don’t Care Isle to Isle
Jaki’s Blues Next JBS John Arthur Journey Journey to Brussels Just Rollin’ Along
Land of Love L.H. Gatewalk Rag Lilting
Mandela Mellow Septet Milan to Lyon Mrs. Parker of K.C.
New Orleans Strut Night Leaves Night of Departure Nocturne for Contrabass Nostradamus
Ode to Prez Ode to Charlie Parker Olean Visit On the Spot One Note One Two Five Oslo To Kristiansund To Molde Out Front
Pescara to Genova to Paris Pete and Thomas (Tribute to the Ticklers) P.C. Blues Prelude w/Ran Blake Prelude #16
Sasagapo Searchlight No. 1 Searchlight No. 2 Seasons Serenity Snowflakes Sonata for Two Pianos w/Ran Blake Spanish Tinge Spanish Tinge #2 Spanish Tinge #3 Space Stage 1. Stage 2. St. Mark’s Place Among the Sewers Stay Strolling Along Suite 27: Waterfall, Highways, Skyways, Waterways Sunshine
The Avant Garde of 1921 The Changes of Life Think it over Thing What is There Are Many Words Tillie Butterball To Milan Lions To My Wife To Our Family To Them, To Us Tony Top of the Gate Rag Trendsition Zildjian Tribute to the Ticklers Twelve Two-Five-One
Up Jumps One
Waltz of the Dues Payers Waltz for Louise Waste
X-Stream Xalithen Rose
Contact information: The "Chromatic" Chet Williamson, Holliston, MA 01746. c. 774-354-4023
What is said about me ...
"Chet Williamson is a player of chromatic intensity," musician/writer/radio programmer Bob Jordan, WCUW, Worcester, MA.