“Lilian Terry is of the music and for the music and she has the talent to use what she has learned in telling a story. There are a mess of wannabees who try so hard to be hip that they end up in the corn field. The bonafides are few and far between. Lil is the real deal."
TCB (2000), with Francesco Crosara, Von Freeman and other US, Brazilian, and Egyptian musicians. Recorded in Chicago. "Night in Tunisia" is sung in Egyptian.
Soul Note (1985), with Dizzy Gillespie, Kenny Drew, Ed Thigpen, Isla Eckinger. Recorded in Milan. Cover photo taken by Fulvio Roiter in a luscious garden in Campione d'Italia, Switzerland.
Soul Note (1982), with Tommy Flanagan, Ed Thigpen, Jesper Lundgard. Recorded in Milan. Tommy Flanagan was the only pianist who could lure me back to a recording studio, after a silence of well over 10 years.
CGD & CBS (1960-1970), with Gianni Basso, Oscar Valdambrini, Dino Piana, Franco Cerri, George Gruntz, George Joyner, Buster Smith, et al. Recorded in Milan. Unforgettable recording adventure.
Ariel (1965), "Questo amore per sempre" and "Amore mio non mi lasciare"
Singing Bacharach, in Italian, in order to be allowed to record also some jazz...
RCA Italiana (1957), with Romano Mussolini and Nunzio Rotondo. In Rome, on the Pincio Terrace with Saint Peter's in the background. This was one of the first Jazz LPs recorded in Italy with the leading Italian artists Romano Mussolini and trumpeter Nunzio Rotondo.