Andy Panayi plays flute, alto, tenor and baritone saxes as well as being a talented arranger and composer. He has led his own groups as well as working with Alec Dankworth, The BBC Big Band, Stan Tracey seven and eleven piece bands and many others. |
For several years he played baritone sax in a quartet with trombone player Mark Nightingale evoking memories of a much earlier Gerry Mulligan Quartet.
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The listing below is not intended to be a full discography of Andy Panayi but lists recordings that may be of interest to visitors to this website...
Andy Panayi Quartet - June 15th, 1994 (Whooeeee - Mainstem CD0023)
Mark Nightingale (tb), Andy Panayi (bs,ts) Simon Woolf (b), Mark Taylor (d).
Whooeeee/Minuet Circa '61/Let's Make It/What Is There To Say/Thump, Thump, Thump/High Step/Mr. B.G./As Catch Can/Out Goes The Song/Carib/The Wrinkle/5021/Open Country/Bracket.
(Mainstem CD - Whooeeee)
Andy Panayi Quartet - January 17th and 16th, February 1st, 1996 (Blown Away - JHRT406)
Mark Nightingale (tb), Andy Panayi (bs,ts,f) Simon Woolf (b), Mark Taylor (d).
As Catch Can/Beeee/Old Reliable/Asilah/Sonar/Festive Minor/Minor Mishap/Nicoise/Cherry/Tressillia/How Long Has This Been Going On/Blown Away/Love Me Or Leave Me.
(Jazz House Retro CD - Blown Away)
Alan Barnes Nonet - January 6th and June 13th, 1997 (A Dotty Blues - Zephyr ZECD26)
Alan Barnes (cl,as,bs), Gerard Presencer (tp,flhrn), Mark Nightingale (tb), Iain Dixon, Andy Panyani (reeds), Brian Lemon (p), Anthony Kerr (vib), Dave Green (b), Steve Brown (d).
Birdland*/Bye Bye Blackbird*/I've Grown Accustomed To Her Face*/A Dotty Blues*/Somebody Loves Me*/Who Can I Turn To*/Smoke Gets In Your Eyes*/The Way You Look Tonight*/On The Sunny Side Of The Street*/Savoy Blues*/All The Things You Are*/More Than you Know*/It Had To Be You*/Put On A Happy Face*.
(*Zephyr CD - A Dotty Blues)
Andy Panayi Quartet - December 7th, 2004 (News from Blueport - Woodville WVCD109)
Mark Nightingale (tb), Andy Panayi (bs) Simon Woolf (b), Steve Brown (d).
Blueport/Line For Lyons/Out Back Of The Barn/The Peacocks/Sun On The Stairs/Festive Minor/Five Brothers/Em'n'en/Reflectory/News From Blueport.
(Woodville CD - News From Blueport)
Steve Waterman - November and December, 2005 (Our Delight A Jazz Odyssey - Mainstem)
combined personnels: Steve Waterman, Martin Shaw (tp,flhn), Mark Nightingale (tb), Dave O'Higgins (ts,ss), Andy Payani (ts,bs), Gareth Williams (p), Frank Ricotti (vib,perc), Alec Dankworth (b), Clark Tracey (d).
Lady Bird : Here's Lookin' At You Penelope/Good Bait : Lotus Eaters Only/Our Delight Calypso/Maiden Voyage : Farewell Mentor/Beware Chameleons Bearing Watermelons/Dolphin Dance/Boppin' On Canteloupe Island/Vein Melter Cyclops!
(Mainstem CD - Our Delight A Jazz Odyssey)
Andy Panayi Quartet - 2011 (Play Woolf Notes - Woolfnotes CD)
Mark Nightingale (tb), Andy Panayi (f,bs,ts) Simon Woolf (b), Sebastiaan de Krom or Steve Brown (d).
On The Train/Sugar Ray/Citrus Season/Awakening/Cloak And Dagger/Alpha/East St. Louis Toodle-oo/Music To Watch Girls By/Asilah/Cubano Chant/4PJ/Xingu/Life's A Take. (Woolfnotes CD - Andy Panayi Quartet Play Woolf Notes)