Discography

AS A LEADER or CO-LEADER

Super Petite (Cuneiform) 2016
The Claudia Quintet: John Hollenbeck with Chris Speed, Matt Moran, Red Wierenga, Drew Gress

mix of sun and clouds (Yolk Records) 2016
J.A.S.S. John Hollenbeck, Alban Darche, Sébastien Boisseau, Samuel Blaser

Songs We Like a Lot  (Sunnyside Records) 2015
Frankfurt Radio Big Band/John Hollenbeck with Theo Bleckmann (voice), Kate McGarry (voice), Uri Caine (piano), Gary Versace (piano)

JASS (Yolk Records) 2014
J.A.S.S. John Hollenbeck, Alban Darche, Sébastien Boisseau, Samuel Blaser

September (Cuneiform) 2013
The Claudia Quintet: John Hollenbeck with Chris Speed, Matt Moran, Red Wierenga, Drew Gress, Chris Tordini

Songs I Like a Lot  (Sunnyside Records) 2013
Frankfurt Radio Big Band/John Hollenbeck with Theo Bleckmann (voice), Kate McGarry (voice), Gary Versace (piano); GRAMMY Nomination for Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s).

Blind Date (GPE Records) 2012
Blind Date Quartet: Angelika Sheriden (flutes), Ulrike Stortz (violin), Scott Roller (cello), John Hollenbeck (percussion)

What Is the Beautiful? (Cuneiform) 2011
The Claudia Quintet: John Hollenbeck with Chris Speed, Matt Moran, Ted Reichman, Drew Gress and special guests, Matt Mitchell, Theo Bleckmann, Kurt Elling

Royal Toast (Cuneiform) 2010
The Claudia Quintet: John Hollenbeck with Chris Speed, Matt Moran, Ted Reichman, Drew Gress and special guest, Gary Versace

eternal interlude (Sunnyside Records) 2009
John Hollenbeck Large Ensemble;  GRAMMY Nomination for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album

Refuge Trio (Winter and Winter) 2008
Refuge Trio with Theo Bleckmann and Gary Versace

FOR (Cuneiform) 2007
The Claudia Quintet: John Hollenbeck with Chris Speed, Matt Moran, Ted Reichman, and Drew Gress

Sequence (Trytone Records) 2006
Jorrit Dijkstra/John Hollenbeck Duo

Semi-Formal (Cuneiform) 2005
The Claudia Quintet: John Hollenbeck with Chris Speed, Matt Moran, Ted Reichman, and Drew Gress

A Blessing (Omnitone) 2005
John Hollenbeck Large Ensemble; GRAMMY Nomination for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album

I, Claudia (Cuneiform) 2004
The Claudia Quintet: John Hollenbeck with Chris Speed, Matt Moran, Ted Reichman, and Drew Gress

Static Still (GPE Records) 2002
Theo Bleckmann/John Hollenbeck Duo

Quartet Lucy (CRI/Blueshift) 2002
John Hollenbeck with Theo Bleckmann, Dan Willis, Jonas Tauber and Skuli Sverrisson

The Claudia Quintet (CRI/Blueshift) 2001
John Hollenbeck with Chris Speed, Matt Moran, Ted Reichman, and Drew Gress

no images (CRI/Blueshift) 2001
John Hollenbeck with Ray Anderson, Theo Bleckmann, Rick DiMuzio, Ellery Eskelin, David Liebman, Ben Monder, Tim Sessions and David Taylor

AS A COMPOSER

The Beautiful Day (Kurt Elling Sings Christmas) (Okeh/Sony Masterworks) 2016; composer of The Snow is Deep on the Ground

Shut Up and Dance (BeeJazz)  2010
Orchestre National de Jazz; GRAMMY Nomination for Best Instrumental Composition for Falling Men

Rainbow Jimmies (GPE Records) 2009
John Hollenbeck

Just Drums II Project (fever pitch) 2005
composer of Bell Song Emerges…

joys and desires (Intuition) 2005
Jazz Big Band Graz featuring Theo Bleckmann

Klangwelten (Rondeau) 2004
Windsbacher Knabenchorcomposer of Demütig Bitten

mercy (ECM) 2002
Meredith Monk; co-composer of the percussion score and line 1, line 2, line 3

Wake, Awake! (Berlin Classics) 2001
Big Band and Chorus of the Bamberg Symphony Orchestra; composer of The Cloud of Unknowing

Love You Madly (Challenge) 2001
Ed Partyka Orchestra featuring Bob Brookmeyer performing the compositions of Maria Schneider, Jim McNeely, Bill Holman & others; composer of Processional and Desiderata

Intuition (Back Street Records) 1999
Todd Lowery Quintet live in Japan with Tom Pierson and Francois Theberge;  composer of Ethel

the alt.coffee tapes (Katahdin) 1998
The Claudia Quintet, Bleckmann/Hollenbeck Duo

Tunnel Vision-Music for Jazz Orchestra (Mons Records) 1998
Ansgar Striepens/Ed Partyka Jazz Orchestra;  composer of The Shape of Spirit

No Boat (Songlines) 1997
Theo Bleckmann and Ben Monder composer of title piece No Boat

AS A SIDEMAN

Anna Webber’s Simple Trio Binary (Skirl Records) 2016

Henning Sieverts “Double Quartet”, (Pirouette Records) 2016

Fred Hersch My Coma Dreams DVD (Palmetto records) 2014

Damjan Krajacic, Matija Dedic, Martin Gjakonovski, John Hollenbeck Visions (Aquarius Records) 2014

Anna Webber featuring Matt Mitchell and John Hollenbeck SIMPLE (Skirl Records) 2014

Theo Bleckmann & Fumio Yasuda Mother Goose’s Melodies (Winter & Winter) 2013

Guy Klucevsek The Multiple Personality Reunion Tour (Innova Recordings) 2012

Jürgen Friedrich Monosuite (Pirouet) 2012

Bob Brookmeyer and The New Art Orchestra featuring Fay Claassen Standards ‎(ArtistShare) 2011

Tony Malaby Novela (clean feed) 2011

Theo Bleckmann Hello Earth! The Music of Kate Bush (Winter & Winter) 2011

Meredith Monk Songs of Ascension (ECM) 2011

Dan Willis Satie Project (Daywood Drive Records) 2010

Okkyung Lee ‎Noisy Love Songs (Tzadik) 2010

Tony Malaby’s Apparitions Volalores (clean feed) 2009

Curtis Hasslebring’s The New Mellow Edwards Big Choantza (skirl) 2009

Guy Klucevsek Dancing on the Volcano (tzadik) 2009

Scott Fields Ensemble Samuel (New World Records) 2009

Henning Sieverts Symmetry Blackbird (Pirouet) 2009

Jeff Campbell Trio A Declaration of Optimism 2008

Tony Malaby Cello Trio Warblepeck (songlines) 2008

Mark Wyand Hidden Hill (Sony) 2008

Cory Combs and the Great Plains Ensemble Fairfax (Evander)  2008

Meredith Monk Impermanence (ECM) 2008

Junk Box with Satoko Fuji and Natsuki Tamura Cloudy Then Sunny (libra) 2008

Johannes Enders Dome (Intuition Records) 2007

Henning Sieverts Symmetry (Pirouet)  2007

Bob Brookmeyer’s New Art Orchestra Spirit Music (Artistshare) 2006 [GRAMMY Nominated]

Barre Phillips Live In Vienna DVD (MVD Visual) 2006

Curtis Hasslebring The New Mellow Edwards (skirl) 2006

Ed Neumeister Quartet Reflection (ArtistShare) 2006

Scott Fields Ensemble Beckett (Clean Feed) 2006

Dan Willis Velvet Gentlemen (Omnitone) 2006

Junk Box (with Satoko Fuji and Natsuki Tamura) Fragment (Libra)  2006

Cory Combs Valencia (Evander)  2006

Ed Neumeister Quartet New Standards (Meistero Music) 2005

Henning Sieverts with Antonio Farao What’s New (Village Pond Records)  2005

Okkyung Lee nihm (Tzadik) 2005

Fred Hersh Leaves of Grass (Palmetto) 2005

Marko Lackner featuring Bob Brookmeyer Awakening (Double Moon) 2005

Richard Woodson The Nail that Stands Up Gets Pounded Down (N/twirp Records) 2005

Larry Porter Songs featuring Barbara Mayr (Organic Records) 2005

Johannes Enders Soprano (Pirouet) 2004

Henning Sieverts Hidden C (Intuition) 2004

Jazz Big Band Graz A Life Affair (Universal) 2004

Jeff Campbell West End Avenue 2004

Rick DiMuzio First Offering 2004

Bob Brookmeyer and Kenny Wheeler Island (artistshouse music) 2003

Florian Ross Trio Blinds and Shades (Intuition) 2003

Bob Brookmeyer’s New Art Orchestra Get Well Soon (Challenge) 2003

Meredith Monk mercy (ECM) 2002

Maritime Jazz Orchestra featuring Kenny Wheeler, John Taylor, Norma Winstone  Now And Now Again (Justin Time) 2002

Heinrich von Kalnein blackbird (Peregrina Music) 2002

Ansgar Streipens Quintet dreams and realities (Laika)  2002

Achim Kaufmann with Michael Moore and Henning Sieverts gueuledeloup (Red Toucan Records)  2002

Bob Brookmeyer’s New Art Orchestra Waltzing with Zoe (Challenge) 2002

Cuong Vu Trio Come Play With Me (Knitting Factory) October 2001

Dan Willis Quartet with Larry Goldings, Ben Monder and Drew Gress hand to mouth (A-Records) 2001

Jazz Big Band Graz, Friedrich Kleinhapl, Sigi Feigl & Ed Neumeister Fantasy for Cello & Big Band (Ars Produktion) 2001

Jazz Big Band Graz plays the music of Bob Brookmeyer Q&A (Mons) 2001

Ed Partyka Orchestra featuring Bob Brookmeyer performing the compositions of Maria Schneider, Jim McNeely, Bill Holman & others Love You Madly (Challenge) 2001

Jim McNeely Tentet Group Therapy (Omnitone) 2001  [Grammy Nominated]

Theo Bleckmann Origami (Songlines) March 2001

Matt Moran’s Sideshow with Adam Good and Oscar Noriega Sideshow: The music of Charles Ives (Blueshift) 2001

Florian Ross’s 11-piece Brass Project featuring Eric Vloeimans, Claus Stotter and Nils Wogram Lilacs and Laughter (Naxos) 2000

Cuong Vu Trio with Stomu Takeishi Pure (Knitting Factory Works) 2000

Jazz Big Band Graz plays the music of Ed Neumeister here and there (Mons) 2000

Achim Kaufmann Quartet with Michael Moore and John Schröder double exposure (Leo Records) 2000

Richard Woodson’s ellipsis with Peter Epstein and Aaron Stewart Control and Resistance (Cuneiform Records) 2000

Todd Lowery Quintet live in Japan with Tom Pierson and Francois Theberge Intuition (Back Street Records)1999

Bob Brookmeyer’s New Art Orchestra Celebration (Challenge) 1999

Dan Willis Quartet Dan Willis Quartet (A-Records) 1998

the alt.coffee tapes (Katahdin) 1998

Ansgar Striepens/Ed Partyka Jazz Orchestra Tunnel Vision Music for Jazz Orchestra (Mons Records) 1998

Patrick Zimmerli Quartet The Twelve Sacred Dances (Arabesque) 1998

Frank Rheinshagen Big Band Bitter Wine (Valve Hearts) 1997

Tim Sessions with Randy Brecker, Brad Shepik, Tony Scherr, Chris Potter and Kenny Werner And Another Thing (Episode) 1995

The Eastman Wind Ensemble Live in Osaka (Sony Classical) 1991

The Eastman Jazz Ensemble Spiral Galaxy (Mark Records) 1988