Atlantic Records Discography: 1947

1947 (establish)

Terry Allen

Terry Allen
NYC, circa mid 1947???
1/43no information
44Jade GreenAtlantic 863
45Another Memory-
* Atlantic 863   Terry Allen - Jade Green / Another Memory

Boyd Raeburn And His Orchestra

Conte Candoli, Buddy Colaneri, Norman Faye, Bernie Glow (trumpet) Milt Bernhart, Leon Cox (trombone) Bart Varsalona (bass trombone) Lloyd Otto, Al Richman (French horn) Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Sam Spumberg (alto sax) Shirley Thompson (tenor sax) Jimmy Giuffre, Jerry Sanfino (tenor, alto sax) Hy Mandel (baritone sax) Boyd Raeburn (bass, soprano sax, arranger) Ray Rossi (piano) Steve Jordan (guitar) Joe Berisce (bass) Irv Kluger (drums) Doug Jones (percussion) Ginnie Powell (vocals) Johnny Richards (arranger)
NYC, August 14, 1947
46The Lady Is A TrampAtlantic 861; Savoy SJL 2250
47How High The MoonAtlantic 860; Savoy SJL 2250
48Trouble Is A Man-
49St. Louis BluesAtlantic 861; Savoy SJL 2250
* Savoy SJL 2250   Boyd Raeburn - Jewells
* Atlantic 861   Boyd Raeburn - The Lady Is A Tramp / St. Louis Blues
* Atlantic 860   Boyd Raeburn - How High The Moon / Trouble Is A Man

Django Reinhardt Et Le Quintette Du Hot Club De France

Hubert Rostaing (clarinet) Django Reinhardt, Joseph Reinhardt (guitar) Emmanuel Soudieux (bass) Andre Jourdan (drums)
Paris, France, October 4, 1947
Part 4763-1Topsy (as Camp Meeting)Blue Star (F) 53; Dial LP 214; Atlantic EP 523; Period SPL 1201
Part 4764-1Moppin' The Bride (as Jumping The Bride) (as The Wedding March)Blue Star (F) 53; Dial 1051, LP 214; Atlantic EP 523; Period SPL 1201
Part 4765-1InsensiblementBlue Star (F) 50
Part 4766-1Mano (as Air France)Blue Star (F) 54; Dial 1051, LP 214; Period SPL 1201
Part 4767-1Blues PrimitifBlue Star (F) 50; Dial LP 218; Atlantic EP 523; Period SPL 1201
Part 4768-1Gipsy With A Song, Part 2 (as Gypsy Without A Song)Blue Star (F) 55; Dial LP 218; Period SPL 1201
Part 4769-1Gipsy With A Song, Part 1Blue Star (F) 55; Period SPL 1201
* Period SPL 1201   Django Reinhardt Memorial, Vol. 1
* Dial LP 214   Django Reinhardt - The Quintet Of The French Hot Club
= Dial LP 214 (alt.)   Django Reinhardt, Vol. 1
* Dial LP 218   Django Reinhardt, Vol. 2
* Atlantic EP 523   Django Reinhardt - Jazz Guitar
* Blue Star (F) 53   Django Reinhardt - Topsy / Moppin' The Bride
* Dial 1051   Django Reinhardt - Jumping The Bride / Air France
* Blue Star (F) 50   Django Reinhardt - Insensiblement / Blues Primitif
* Blue Star (F) 54   Django Reinhardt - Mano (Air France) / ???
* Blue Star (F) 55   Django Reinhardt - Gipsy With A Song, Part 1 & 2

The Harlemaires

Chester Slater (piano, vocals) Billy Butler (guitar, vocals) Percy Doll (bass, vocals) Dorothea Smith (drums, vocals)
NYC, November 21, 1947
51Rose Of The Rio Granderejected
52If You Mean What You SayAtlantic 856
53Oo Dot En Powunissued
54Pretty Eyesrejected
* Atlantic 856   The Harlemaires - If You Mean What You Say / Rose Of The Rio Grande

The Gospeleers

The Gospeleers
NYC, November 22, 1947
55Have You Got ItAtlantic unissued
56Gospel Road-
57I'll Pray Till The Lord Calls Me Home-
58That Bright Celestial Shore-
59You Will Never Miss The Water-
60Testimony (Soldier In The Army Of The Lord)-
61Untitled (piano solo instrumental)-
62I'm A Soldier In The Army Of The Lord-
63Yes Indeed-
64When God Dipped His Love In My Heart-
65Preaching Solo, No. 1-
66Preaching Solo, No. 2-

Melrose Colbert With Clifton Smalls' Orchestra

Thomas Crump (tenor sax) Bill Thompson (vibes) Clifton Smalls (piano) Ernest Ashley (guitar) Calvin Ponder (bass) Gus Johnson (drums) Melrose Colbert (vocals)
NYC, December 6, 1947
67Blues In The DarkAtlantic 853
68Heart And Soul-
69Teach Me Babyunissued
70You Taught Me To Love Again-
* Atlantic 853   Melrose Colbert - Blues In The Dark / Heart And Soul

The Harlemaires

Chester Slater (piano, vocals) Billy Butler (guitar, vocals) Percy Doll (bass, vocals) Dorothea Smith (drums, vocals)
NYC, December 7, 1947
71Pretty Eyesunissued
72-2Rose Of The Rio GrandeAtlantic 856
73Yes Ma'amunissued
74A Groove To Remember-
* Atlantic 856   The Harlemaires - If You Mean What You Say / Rose Of The Rio Grande

Rex Stewart And His Orchestra

Rex Stewart (cornet) Sandy Williams (trombone) George Kennedy (alto sax, clarinet) Vernon Story (tenor sax) Don Gais (piano) Fred Emerlin (bass) Ted Curry (drums)
Studio Technisonor, Paris, France, December 9 & 10, 1947
ST2205-2I Cried For You (as Trumpet's Prayer)Blue Star (F) 67; Dial LP 215
ST2207-2Stompin' At The SavoyBlue Star (F) 68
ST2209-4Don't Get Around Much Anymore (as Madelaine)Blue Star (F) 69; Dial LP 215
ST2210-1Muskrat Ramble (as Carnival In Naples)-
ST2211-1StoryvilleBlue Star (F) 70
ST2212-1 | 160CherokeeBlue Star (F) 70; Plaza 5502
ST2213-1Run To The CornerBlue Star (F) 71
ST2214-1Georgia On My Mind (as Deep South)Blue Star (F) 71; Dial LP 215
ST2215-1Let's Try ItBlue Star (F) 72
ST2216-1I Didn't Know About You (as Duke 1949)Blue Star (F) 72; Dial LP 215
ST2217-4I'm The Luckiest Fool (as Rome-Paris Express)Blue Star (F) 68; Dial LP 215
ST2218-2At The Barclay's ClubBlue Star (F) 64
ST2219-2Jug BluesBlue Star (F) 64; Dial LP 215
* Dial LP 215   Rex Stewart And His Orchestra - Ellingtonia
* Blue Star (F) 67   Rex Stewart - I Cried For You / Feelin' Fine
* Blue Star (F) 68   Rex Stewart - Stompin' At The Savoy / I'm The Luckiest Fool
* Blue Star (F) 69   Rex Stewart - Don't Get Around Much Anymore / Muskrat Ramble
* Blue Star (F) 70   Rex Stewart - Storyville / Cherokee
* Plaza 5502   Rex Stewart - Cherokee / Last Blues
* Blue Star (F) 71   Rex Stewart - Georgia On My Mind / Run To The Corner
* Blue Star (F) 72   Rex Stewart - Let's Try It / I Didn't Know About You
* Blue Star (F) 64   Rex Stewart - Jug Blues / At The Barclay's Club

Bob Howard And His Rhythm

Howard Joyner as Bob Howard (piano, vocals) Everett Barksdale (guitar) John Simmons (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, December 10, 1947
75Memories Of Youunissued
76AMolassesAtlantic 852
77AButton Up Your Overcoat-
78Once In The Morning, Once In The Eveningunissued
* Atlantic 852   Bob Howard - Molasses / Button Up Your Overcoat

Melrose Colbert With Bennie Green's Orchestra

Melrose Colbert (vocals) and others
NYC, December 11, 1947
79Take MePlaza 5503
80Without A Song-
81I Could Make You CareAtlantic unissued
82Good Place To Trade-
* Plaza 5503   Melrose Colbert - Take Me / Without A Song

Tony Mayo And Her Boys From New Orleans

Joe Morris (trumpet) Johnny Griffin (tenor sax) Bill McLemore (baritone sax) Wilmus Reeves (piano) George Freeman (guitar) Embra Daylie (bass) Leroy Jackson (drums) Tony Mayo (vocals)
NYC, December 11, 1947
83Deep Water BluesPlaza 5501
84How I Feel About YouAtlantic unissued
* Plaza 5501   Tony Mayo - Deep Water Blues / Juke Box Blues

George Freeman

George Freeman (guitar) and others
NYC, December 12, 1947
50LoverAtlantic unissued

Joe Morris And His Orchestra

Joe Morris (trumpet) Johnny Griffin (tenor sax) Bill McLemore (baritone sax) Wilmus Reeves (piano) George Freeman (guitar) Embra Daylie (bass) Leroy Jackson (drums)
NYC, December 12, 1947
85Lowe Groovin'Atlantic 855, 7 81293-1-F; Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 504
86Jump With MeAtlantic 855; Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 504
87Mad MoonAtlantic 859; Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 504
88Easy RiffAtlantic 866
89Joe Meets Griffunissued
90Boppin' On Michigan-
* Atlantic 7 81293-1-F   Various Artists - Atlantic Rhythm And Blues, Vol. 1 - 1947-74
* Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 504   Johnny Griffin With Joe Morris Orchestra - Fly, Mister, Fly
* Atlantic 855   Joe Morris - Lowe Groovin' / Jump With Me
* Atlantic 859   Joe Morris - Mad Moon / The Spider
* Atlantic 866   Joe Morris - Easy Riff / The Applejack

Eddie Safranski And The Poll Cats

Ray Wetzel (trumpet) Eddie Bert (trombone) Art Pepper (alto sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Pete Rugolo (piano, arranger) Eddie Safranski (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
NYC, December 20, 1947
91Sa-FranticAtlantic 851, EP 512; Unique Jazz UJ 36
92Bass Mood-
93TurmoilAtlantic 864, EP 512; Unique Jazz UJ 36
94Jumpin' For Jane-
* Unique Jazz UJ 36   Vido Musso, Maynard Ferguson, Eddie Safranski - Three Kenton's Be Boppers Groups 1947-50
* Atlantic EP 512   Eddie Safranski - Jazz Session
* Atlantic 851   Eddie Safranski - Sa-Frantic / Bass Mood
* Atlantic 864   Eddie Safranski - Turmoil / Jumpin' For Jane

Joe Morris And His Orchestra

Joe Morris (trumpet) Johnny Griffin (tenor sax) Bill McLemore (baritone sax) Wilmus Reeves (piano) George Freeman (guitar) Embra Daylie (bass) Leroy Jackson (drums) Phyllis Branch (vocals -2,3)
NYC, December 23, 1947
1. 95Morris'sunissued
2. 96The SpiderAtlantic 859; Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 504
3. 97BottletopAtlantic 878; Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 504
4. 98Through For The Nightunissued
* Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 504   Johnny Griffin With Joe Morris Orchestra - Fly, Mister, Fly
* Atlantic 859   Joe Morris - Mad Moon / The Spider
* Atlantic 878   Joe Morris - Bottletop / Beans And Cornbread

Tony Mayo And Her Boys From New Orleans

Joe Morris (trumpet) Johnny Griffin (tenor sax) Bill McLemore (baritone sax) Wilmus Reeves (piano) George Freeman (guitar) Embra Daylie (bass) Leroy Jackson (drums) Tony Mayo (vocals)
NYC, December 23, 1947
99TrueAtlantic unissued
100Little Miss Blues-
101He's Just My Kind-
102Juke Box BluesPlaza 5501
* Plaza 5501   Tony Mayo - Deep Water Blues / Juke Box Blues

Eddie Safranski

Eddie Safranski (bass) and others
NYC, December 28, 1947
103Zig Zag (samba)Atlantic unissued
104Pig Leg Pedro (rhumba)-
105Rhumba At The Philharmonic-

Joe Morris And His Orchestra

Joe Morris (trumpet) Johnny Griffin (tenor sax) Bill McLemore (baritone sax) Wilmus Reeves (piano) George Freeman (guitar) Embra Daylie (bass) Leroy Jackson (drums)
NYC, December 29, 1947
106Through For The NightAtlantic unissued
107John's Bop (The Spider)Atlantic rejected

Phyllis Branch With Joe Morris And His Orchestra

Joe Morris (trumpet) Johnny Griffin (tenor sax) Bill McLemore (baritone sax) Wilmus Reeves (piano) George Freeman (guitar) Embra Daylie (bass) Leroy Jackson (drums) Phyllis Branch (vocals)
NYC, December 29, 1947
108TrueAtlantic unissued
109He's Just My Kind-
110What More Can I Ask-

Tiny Grimes Quintet

John Hardee (tenor sax) George Kelly (piano, celeste) Tiny Grimes (guitar) Lucille Dixon (bass) Sonny Payne (drums)
NYC, December 30, 1947
111Profoundly BlueAtlantic 858
112Blue HarlemAtlantic 854
113That Old Black MagicAtlantic 858
114Boogie Woogie BarbecueAtlantic 854
* Atlantic 858   Tiny Grimes - Profoundly Blue / That Old Black Magic
* Atlantic 854   Tiny Grimes - Blue Harlem / Boogie Woogie Barbecue

Harry Carney Sextet

Lawrence Brown (trombone) Johnny Hodges (alto sax) Harry Carney (baritone sax) Billy Strayhorn (piano) Billy Taylor (bass) unknown (drums)
NYC, 1947
Why Was I BornWax 115; Esquire (E) 10-294; Queen-disc (It) Q-041; Storyville (D) STCD 8217
W115Triple PlayWax 115; Atlantic EP 524; Queen-disc (It) Q-041; Storyville (D) STCD 8217
* Queen-disc (It) Q-041   Ellington Gang, Harry Carney, Johnny Hodges, Sonny Greer, Earl Hines - The Dukeless Gang
* Storyville (D) STCD 8217   Various Artists - The Wax Label Sessions
* Atlantic EP 524   Johnny Hodges All Stars
* Wax 115   Harry Carney - Why Was I Born / Triple Play
= Blue Star (F) 218   Johnny Hodges - Why Was I Born / Triple Play
* Esquire (E) 10-294   Harry Carney - Why Was I Born / Johnny Hodges - You're Driving Me Crazy

Johnny Hodges Trio / Ellington Gang

Lawrence Brown (trombone -1,3) Johnny Hodges (alto sax) Harry Carney (baritone sax -1,3) Jimmy Jones (piano) Billy Taylor (bass) Billy Strayhorn (drums -1,3)
NYC, 1947
1. W133Key LargoWax 114; Atlantic EP 524; Queen-disc (It) Q-041; Storyville (D) STCD 8217
2. W134You're Driving Me CrazyWax 114; Esquire (E) 10-294; Atlantic EP 524; Queen-disc (It) Q-041; Storyville (D) STCD 8217
3.After Hours On Dream StreetAtlantic EP 524
* Queen-disc (It) Q-041   Ellington Gang, Harry Carney, Johnny Hodges, Sonny Greer, Earl Hines - The Dukeless Gang
* Storyville (D) STCD 8217   Various Artists - The Wax Label Sessions
* Atlantic EP 524   Johnny Hodges All Stars
* Wax 114; Blue Star (F) 213   Johnny Hodges - Key Largo / You're Driving Me Crazy
* Esquire (E) 10-294   Harry Carney - Why Was I Born / Johnny Hodges - You're Driving Me Crazy