Bethlehem Records Catalog: 6000, 5000 series

Bethlehem 6000 series (12 inch LP)

BCP-6001   Kai Winding, J.J. Johnson - K + J.J.

J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) Dick Katz (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
NYC, January 26, 1955
Thou Swell
Lope City
It's All Right With Me
J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) Dick Katz (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
NYC, January 27, 1955
Lover
Stolen Bass
Mad About The Boy
Yes Sir, That's My Baby
Going Rock
Out Of This World
That's How I Feel About You
** reissue of Bethlehem BCP-13 (earlier).

BCP-6002   The Australian Jazz Quartet/Quintet

Dick Healey (alto, tenor sax, flute, clarinet, piccolo, bass) Erroll Buddle (tenor sax, bassoon) Bryce Rohde (piano) Jack Brokensha (drums, vibes)
NYC, February 21, 1955
A Foggy Day
Little Girl Blue
Loose Walk
The Girl With The Flaxen Hair
You Are Too Beautiful
Lullaby Of The Leaves
The Things We Did Last Summer
Fascinating Rhythm
Dick Healey (alto sax, flute, clarinet, bass) Erroll Buddle (tenor sax, bassoon) Bryce Rohde (piano) John Fawcett, Jimmy Gannon (bass) Nick Stabulas (drums) Jack Brokensha (drums, vibes)
NYC, January, 1956
Broadway
September Song
Music For Walking
Like Someone In Love

BCP-6003   The Australian Jazz Quartet

Dick Healey (flute) Erroll Buddle (bassoon) Jack Brokensha (vibes) Bryce Rohde (piano) Jimmy Gannon (bass) Nick Stabulas (drums)
NYC, October, 1955
Spring Is Here
Autumn Leaves
Thou Swell
Nostalgia
Playtypus
Tune For Jaimey
April In Paris
These Foolish Things
Saxophone Pads
Have You Met Miss Jones

BCP-6004   Chris Connor Sings Lullabys Of Birdland

Jim Bright, Jimmy Nottingham, Red Solomon (trumpet) Vern Friley, Frank Saracco, Ward Silloway, Kai Winding (trombone) Sid Cooper, Milt Yaner (alto sax) Boomie Richman, Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Dave McRae (baritone sax) Dave Martin (piano) Sidney Block (bass) Jimmy Crawford (drums) Chris Connor (vocals) Sy Oliver (arranger, conductor)
NYC, December 17 & 18, 1953
Ask Me
Blue Silhouette
Chiquita From Chi-Wah-Wah
Ellis Larkins (piano) Everett Barksdale (guitar) Beverly Peer (bass) Chris Connor (vocals)
NYC, August 9 & 11, 1954
Lullaby Of Birdland
What Is There To Say
Try A Little Tenderness
Spring Is Here
Why Shouldn't I
Ronnie Odrich (flute, clarinet) Don Burns (accordion) Joe Cinderella (guitar) Vinnie Burke (bass) Art Mardigan (drums) Chris Connor (vocals)
NYC, August 21, 1954
Cottage For Sale
How Long Has This Been Going On
Stella By Starlight
Gone With The Wind
He's Coming Home
Goodbye

BCP-6005   Duke Ellington Presents...

Cat Anderson, Willie Cook, Clark Terry (trumpet) Ray Nance (trumpet, violin, vocals) Quentin Jackson, John Saunders, Britt Woodman (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor sax) Johnny Hodges (alto sax) Russell Procope (alto sax, clarinet) Paul Gonzalves (tenor sax) Harry Carney (baritone sax) Duke Ellington (piano) Jimmy Woode (bass) Sam Woodyard (drums) Jimmy Grissom (vocals -5)
Chicago, IL, February 7 & 8, 1956
1.Summertime
2.Laura
3.I Can't Get Started
4.My Funny Valentine
5.Everything But You
6.Frustration
7.Cotton Tail
8.Day Dream
9.Deep Purple
10.Indian Summer
11.The Blues

BCP-6006   Chris Connor, Carmen McRae, Julie London - Bethlehem's Girl Friends

Ronnie Odrich (flute, clarinet) Don Burns (accordion) Joe Cinderella (guitar) Vinnie Burke (bass) Art Mardigan (drums) Chris Connor (vocals)
NYC, August 21, 1954
Lush Life
Herbie Mann (flute, tenor sax) Mat Mathews (accordion) Mundell Lowe (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Carmen McRae (vocals)
NYC, October 6, 1954
Easy To Love
If I'm Lucky
Tip Toe Gently
Tony Scott (piano) Carmen McRae (vocals)
NYC, December, 1954
Misery
J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone -3) Herbie Mann (flute, tenor sax) Ralph Sharon (piano) Joe Puma (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Chris Connor (vocals)
NYC, April, 1955
1.It's All Right With Me
2.All This And Heaven Too
3.The Thrill Is Gone
Buddy Collette (flute) Bobby Troup (piano) Howard Roberts (guitar) Bob Enevoldsen (bass) Julie London (vocals)
1955-1956
A Foggy Day
Don't Worry 'Bout Me
Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child
You're Blase

BCP-6007   The Pat Moran Quartet

Pat Moran (piano, vocals) John Doling (bass, vocals) Johnny Whited (drums, vocals) Bev Kelly (vocals)
Hollywood, CA, May, 1956
This Can't Be Love
A Foggy Day
What A Difference A Day Makes
Have You Met Miss Jones
I Should Care
Gone With The Wind
Somebody Loves Me
The Best Things In Life Are Free
Sunday Kind Of Love
Medley: Spring Is Here / It Might As Well Be Spring
Two Sleepy People
Pick Yourself Up

BCP-6008   Sam Most - Musically Yours

Sam Most (flute, clarinet) Bob Dorough (piano) Bill Crow (bass) Joe Morello (drums)
NYC, July, 1956
Stella By Starlight
Hush-A-Bye
Obvious Conclusion
Autumn Leaves
If I Had You
Body And Soul
House Of Bread Blues
Two For Three

BCP-6009   Sallie Blair - Squeeze Me

Joe Cabot, Al DeRisi, Bernie Glow, Frank LoPinto (trumpet) Urbie Green, Frank Rehak, Chauncey Welsch (trombone) Romeo Penque, Jerry Sanfino, Frank Socolow, Joe Soldo (reeds) Sanford Gold (piano) Sal Salvador (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Sol Gubin (drums) Ramon Santamaria (congas) William Correa (bongos) Sallie Blair (vocals) Richard Wess (arranger, conductor)
NYC, March, 1957
Squeeze Me
What Is This Thing Called Love
Come By Sunday
Similau
Richard Wess (piano, celeste, arranger, conductor) Sal Salvador (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Sol Gubin (drums) Sallie Blair (vocals)
Almost Like Being In Love
You Make Me Feel So Young
Ain't She Sweet
Urbie Green (trombone) Romeo Penque, Jerry Sanfino (reeds) Richard Wess (piano, celeste, arranger, conductor) Sal Salvador (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Sol Gubin (drums) Sallie Blair (vocals) unidentified strings
Better Luck Next Time
The More I See You
How Long Has This Been Going On
Then I'll Be Tired Of You

BCP-6010   The Voice Of Audrey Morris

Stu Williamson (trumpet) Marty Paich (celeste, arranger, conductor) Bill Pitman (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Irv Cottler (drums) Audrey Morris (vocals) Bethlehem Strings
Los Angeles, CA, July, 1956
What More Can A Woman Do
If Love Were All
Blue Turning Grey Over You
If You Could See Me Now
I Go For That
I Wonder What Became Of Me
You Irritate Me So
My Old Flame
Stu Williamson (trumpet) Marty Paich (celeste, arranger, conductor) Bill Pitman (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Audrey Morris (vocals) Bethlehem Strings
I Never Mention Your Name
It's Always You
How 'Dja Like To Love Me
Glad To Be Unhappy

BCP-6011   Johnny Richards - Something Else

Pete Candoli, Buddy Childers, Maynard Ferguson, Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Stu Williamson (trumpet, valve trombone) Tommy Pederson, Frank Rosolino (trombone) Don Kelly (bass trombone) Vince DeRosa (French horn) Albert Pollan (tuba) Ronnie Lang (flute, baritone sax) Charlie Mariano (alto sax) Richie Kamuca (tenor sax) Bill Holman (bass sax) Marty Paich (piano) Buddy Clark (bass) Stan Levey (drums) Lou Singer (percussion) Johnny Richards (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, August, 1956
For All We Know
Dimples
Band Aid
Turn About
Burrito Borracho
Long Ago And Far Away
Aijalon
Pete Candoli, Buddy Childers, Maynard Ferguson (trumpet) Stu Williamson (trumpet, valve trombone) Milt Bernhart, Tommy Pederson, Frank Rosolino (trombone) John Cave (French horn) Albert Pollan (tuba) Ronnie Lang (flute, baritone sax) Charlie Mariano (alto sax) Richie Kamuca (tenor sax) Bill Holman (bass sax) Marty Paich (piano) Buddy Clark (bass) Stan Levey (drums) Lou Singer (percussion) Johnny Richards (arranger, conductor)
Waltz Anyone
** also issued on Discovery DS-895 entitled "Aijalon".

BCP-6012   The Australian Jazz Quintet At The Varasty Drag

Dick Healey (alto sax, flute) Erroll Buddle (tenor sax, bassoon) Jack Brokensha (vibes) Bryce Rohde (piano) Jimmy Gannon (bass) Frankie Capp (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July, 1956
Alone Together
Koala
That Old Feeling
Affair D'Amour
The Lady Is A Tramp
Lover Man
The Thrill Is Gone
New South Wail
Few Get It
So Nice
The Varsity Drag
It Might As Well Be Spring

BCP-6013   Mel Torme Sings Fred Astaire

Pete Candoli, Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone, tenor sax) Vince DeRosa (French horn) Albert Pollan (tuba) Herb Geller (alto sax) Jack Montrose (tenor sax) Jack Dulong (baritone sax) Max Bennett (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Mel Torme (vocals) Marty Paich (leader, arranger)
Los Angeles, CA, November, 1956
Nice Work If You Can Get It
Something's Gotta Give
A Foggy Day
A Fine Romance
Let's Call The Whole Thing Off
Top Hat, White Tie And Tails
The Way You Look Tonight
The Piccolino
They Can't Take That Away From Me
Cheek To Cheek
Let's Face The Music And Dance
They All Laughed

BCP-6014   Johnny Hartman - The Debonair Mr. Hartman

Howard McGhee, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Tony Ortega (alto sax) Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax, flute) Danny Bank (baritone sax) Hank Jones (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Johnny Hartman (vocals) Ernie Wilkins (arranger, conductor)
NYC, November, 1956
Blue Skies
Birth Of The Blues
I Get A Kick Out Of You
All Of Me
Johnny Hartman (vocals) The Bethlehem Orchestra, Frank Hunter (conductor)
NYC, 1956
I Could Make You Care
Tenderly
The Lamp Is Low
While We're Young
I'll Follow You
I Concentrate On You
Stella By Starlight
The End Of A Love Affair

BCP-6015   The Australian Jazz Quintet Plus One

Dick Healey (alto sax, flute) Erroll Buddle (tenor sax, bassoon) Jack Brokensha (vibes) Bryce Rohde (piano) Jack Lander (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, March, 1957
Jazz In D Minor Suite, Part 1
Jazz In D Minor Suite, Part 2
Jazz In D Minor Suite, Part 3
Cubano Chant
In A Sentimental Mood
Star Eyes
I'll Be Around
You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To

BCP-6016   Mel Torme - California Suite

Mel Torme (vocals) The Bethlehem Orchestra, unidentified chorus, Marty Paich (director)
Los Angeles, CA, March 7, 1957
California Suite

BCP-6017   Frances Faye Sings Folk Songs

Don Fagerquist, Maynard Ferguson, Jimmy Salko (trumpet) Milt Bernhart, Herbie Harper, Frank Rosolino, Lloyd Ulyate (trombone) Howard Roberts (guitar) Max Bennett (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Frances Faye (vocals) unidentified strings, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, February & March, 1957
Frankie And Johnny
Greensleeves
Skip To My Lou
Lonesome Road
Medley: Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen / Deep River / Goin' Home
Johnny Has Gone For A Soldier
St. James Infirmary
Go 'Way Down From My Window
The Three Ravens
Clementine
Medley: Oif'n Pripitchik / Too-Ra-Loo-Ra-Loo-Ral / Come Back To Sorrento
John Henry

BCP-6018   The Pat Moran Quartet - While At Birdland

Pat Moran (piano, vocals) John Doling (bass, vocals) John Whited (drums, vocals) Beverly Kelly (vocals) with Burt Collins (trumpet) Earl Swope (trombone) Sam Most (flute) Dick Meldonian, Tony Ortega (alto sax) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Nat Pierce (conductor)
NYC, March & April, 1957
Thou Swell
Have You Met Miss Jones
Lover Man
Jor-Du
It Never Entered My Mind
Come Rain Or Come Shine
I'll Be Around
Just Squeeze Me
I Can't Get Started
Lullaby Of The Leaves
I'll Remember April
Mother Macree

BCP-6019   East Coasting By Charles Mingus

Clarence Shaw (trumpet) Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Curtis Porter (tenor, alto sax) Bill Evans (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums)
NYC, August, 1957
6466/6467-4Fifty-First Street Blues
6468-4East Coasting
6469-7Memories Of You
6470-6West Coast Ghost
6471-16Conversation
6472-5Celia
** also issued on Bethlehem 20-30022.

BCP-6020   Mel Torme At The Crescendo

Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Larry Bunker (vibes, accordion, vibes, congas, bongos) Marty Paich (piano -1/5,7,9/12) Max Bennett (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Mel Torme (vocals)
"Crescendo Club", Los Angeles, CA, February 22, 1957
1.It's Only A Paper Moon
2.What Is This Thing Called Love
3.One For My Baby
4.Love Is Just A Bug
5.A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square
6.Autumn Leaves
7.Just One Of Those Things
8.The Boy Next Door
9.Lover Come Back To Me
10.Looking At You
11.The Tender Trap
12.I'm Beginning To See The Light

BCP-6021   Charlie Rouse, Paul Quinichette - The Chase Is On

Paul Quinichette, Charlie Rouse (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, August 29, 1957
B6470This Can't Be Love
B6471Last Time For Love
B6472Tender Trap
B6473Knittin'
B6474The Chase Is On
B6475The Things I Love
Paul Quinichette, Charlie Rouse (tenor sax) Hank Jones (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, September 8, 1957
B6476When The Blues Come On
B6477You're Cheating Yourself

BCP-6022   The Australian Jazz Quintet - Selections Of Rogers And Hammerstein

Dick Healey (alto sax, flute) Erroll Buddle (tenor sax, bassoon) Jack Brokensha (vibes) Bryce Rohde (piano) Ed Gaston (bass) Frankie Capp, Osie Johnson, Jerry Segal (drums)
Los Angeles, CA & NYC, September, October-December, 1957
Surrey With The Fringe On Top
March Of The Siamese Children
Hello, Young Lovers
I Have Dreamed
People Will Say We're In Love
Gentleman Is A Dope
Do I Love You
Younger Than Springtime
Wonderful Guy
If I Loved You

BCP-6023   Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers - Hard Drive

Bill Hardman (trumpet) Johnny Griffin (tenor sax) Sam Dockery (piano) Spanky DeBrest (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, October 9, 1957
Deo-X
Bill Hardman (trumpet) Johnny Griffin (tenor sax) Junior Mance (piano) Spanky DeBrest (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, October 11, 1957
For Minors Only
6442Right Down Front
Sweet Sakeena
For Miles And Miles
Krafty
6443Late Spring
** also issued on West Wind (G) WW 065, WW 2065 entitled "Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - For Minors Only".

BCP-6024   Various Artists - Winner's Circle

Art Farmer (trumpet) Rolf Kuhn (clarinet) Eddie Costa (piano, vibes) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, September, 1957
Lazy Afternoon
Sea Breeze
She Didn't Say Yes
At Home With The Blues
Donald Byrd (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Gene Quill (alto sax -1,4) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Al Cohn (baritone sax) Eddie Costa (piano) Freddie Green (guitar -1) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums -1) Ed Thigpen (drums -2/4)
NYC, October, 1957
1.Not So Sleepy
2.Love And The Weather
3.Turtle Walk
4.If I'm Lucky

BCP-6025   John Towner Williams - World On A String

Milt Bernhart (trombone) Herb Geller, Joe Howard (alto sax) Gene Cipriano (tenor sax) John Towner Williams (piano, arranger) unidentified large band
Los Angeles, CA, 1957-1958
Let's Fall In Love
Over The Rainbow
My Shining Hour
Here's What I'm Here For
Come Rain Or Come Shine
That Old Black Magic
Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
Hit The Road To Dreamland
Stormy Weather
I've Got The World On A String
A Sleepin' Bee
Get Happy
** also issued on Discovery DS-891, DSCD-891 entitled "Here's What I'm Here For".

BCP-6026   Charles Mingus - A Modern Jazz Symposium Of Music And Poetry

Clarence Shaw (trumpet) Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Curtis Porter (tenor, alto sax) Bob Hammer (piano) Horace Parlan (piano, left hand) Charles Mingus (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums) Melvin Stewart (narrator)
NYC, October, 1957
Scenes In The City
Clarence Shaw (trumpet) Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Curtis Porter (tenor, alto sax) Bob Hammer (piano) Horace Parlan (piano, left hand) Charles Mingus (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums)
New York Sketchbook
Clarence Shaw (trumpet) Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Curtis Porter (tenor, alto sax) Horace Parlan (piano, left hand) Charles Mingus (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums)
Duke's Choice
Slippers
Bill Hardman (trumpet) Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Curtis Porter (tenor, alto sax) Horace Parlan (piano, left hand) Charles Mingus (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums)
Nourog

BCP-6027   Art Blakey Big Band

Donald Byrd, Ray Copeland, Bill Hardman, Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Melba Liston, Frank Rehak (trombone) Bill Graham, Sahib Shihab (alto sax) Al Cohn, John Coltrane (tenor sax) Bill Slapin (baritone sax) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, December, 1957
Midriff
The Kiss Of No Return
The Outer World
El Toro Valiente
Ain't Life Grand
Last Date
Donald Byrd (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Pristine
Tippin'

BCP-6028   Nina Simone - Little Girl Blue

Nina Simone (piano, vocals) Jimmy Bond (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
NYC, 1957
Mood Indigo
Don't Smoke In Bed
He Needs Me
Little Girl Blue
Love Me Or Leave Me
My Baby Just Cares For Me
Good Bait
Plain Gold Ring
You'll Never Walk Alone
I Loves You, Porgy
Central Park Blues

BCP-6029   The Australian Jazz Quintet In Free Style

Dick Healey (alto sax, flute) Erroll Buddle (tenor, baritone sax, clarinet) Jack Brokensha (vibes) Bryce Rohde (piano) Ed Gaston (bass) Osie Johnson, Jerry Segal (drums)
NYC, July, 1958
Swingin' Goatsherd Blues
Bewitched
Taking A Chance On Love
The Way You Look Tonight
I'll Remember April
Detour Ahead
Too Marvelous For Words
Take Three Parts Jazz: Route 4 / Lyriste / Father George

BCP-6030   The Australian Jazz Quintet - Three Peny Opera

Dick Healey (alto sax, flute) Erroll Buddle (tenor, baritone sax, clarinet) Jack Brokensha (vibes) Bryce Rohde (piano) unknown (bass) unknown (drums)
NYC, 1958
Army Song
Love Song
Barbara's Song
Tango Ballad
Polly's Song
Jealous Song
Finale
Dick Healey (alto sax, flute) Erroll Buddle (tenor, baritone sax, clarinet) Teddy Charles (vibes, arranger) Bryce Rohde (piano) unknown (bass) unknown (drums)
Mack The Knife
Solomon's Song

BCP-6031   Mel Torme - Songs For Any Taste

Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Larry Bunker (vibes, accordion, vibes, congas, bongos) Marty Paich (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Mel Torme (vocals)
"Crescendo Club", Los Angeles, CA, February 22, 1957
It's All Right With Me
Manhattan
Here I Go Again
Home By The Sea
Delovely
Tenderly
I Wish I Were In Love Again
Autumn Leaves
Nobody's Heart
Howard McGhee (trumpet) Ralph Sharon (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums) Mel Torme (vocals) Pat Moran And Her Quartet
Los Angeles, CA, 1957
I Got Plenty O' Nuttin'

BCP-6032   Teddy Charles And His Sextet - Salute To Hamp

Art Farmer (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Teddy Charles (vibes) Addison Farmer (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
Beltone Recording Studios, NYC, late 1958
Air Mail Special (as Airmail Special)
Midnight Sun
Flyin' Home
Stardust
Teddy Charles (vibes) Addison Farmer (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
He's Gone Again
Teddy Charles (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Addison Farmer (bass) Charlie Smith (drums)
On The Sunny Side Of The Street
Stompin' At The Savoy
Blue Hamp (as Blue Ham)
Moon Glow
** also issued on Bethlehem 20-40082 entitled "The Vibraphone Players Of Bethlehem, Vol. 1".

BCP-6033   Frank Minion - The Forward Sound

Frank Minion (vocals) and others
NYC, September 7, 1958
K8981Night And Day
K8982Take The "A" Train
K8983A Night In Tunisia
K8984Lady Bird
K8985But Not For Me
K8986Doodlin'
K8987Holy Mackerel
K8988You I Love
K8989Watermelon
K8990Who Stole The Mambo
K8991I've Done My Share

BCP-6034   Various Artists - Smart, Luscious, Beautiful - Sounds Of The Trumpet

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Bennie Moten (trombone) Hank D'Amico (clarinet) Kenny Kersey (piano) Aaron Bell (bass) Panama Francis (drums) Al Collins (narrator)
NYC, October 25 & 27, 1954
Moten Swing
Ruby Braff (trumpet) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Walter Page (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, October, 1954
You're A Sweetheart
This Can't Be Love
Joe Wilder (trumpet) Pete Brown (alto sax) Wade Legge (piano) Wally Richardson (guitar) Gene Ramey (bass) Rudy Collins (drums)
NYC, November 16, 1954
Moonlight In Vermont
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 20, 1954
They Can't Take That Away From Me
Everything Happens To Me
Jonah Jones (trumpet) Urbie Green (trombone) George Clarke (tenor sax) Kenny Kersey (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, December, 1954
You're The Cream In My Coffee
Stars Fell On Alabama
Thad Jones (trumpet) John LaPorta (clarinet, alto sax) Teo Macero (tenor, baritone sax) Jackson Wiley (cello) Charles Mingus (bass, piano) Clem DeRosa (drums, tambourine)
Stormy Weather
Howard McGhee (trumpet) Sahib Shihab (baritone, alto sax -2) Duke Jordan (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
NYC, October 22, 1955
1.Lover Man
2.Lullaby Of The Leaves

BCP-6035   Various Artists - Fifteen Star Saxophones

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 6, 1954
Exaktamo
Hal McKusick (alto sax, clarinet) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, February 17, 1955
You Don't Know What Love Is
Thad Jones, Abdul Chiefy Salaam aka Bill Scott (trumpet) Henry Coker (trombone) Ernie Wilkins (alto sax) Frank Wess (tenor sax, flute) Charlie Fowlkes (baritone sax) Wendell Marshall (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
Beltone Recording Studios, NYC, February, 1955
Midnight Mirage
Charlie Mariano (alto, tenor sax) John Williams (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
NYC, June, 1955
Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Bill Holman (tenor sax) Lou Levy (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Lawrence Marable (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July 26, 1955
Full Count
Ruby Braff (trumpet) Bud Freeman (tenor sax) Kenny Kersey (piano) Al Hall (bass) George Wettling (drums)
NYC, July, 1955
But Not For Me
Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Kenny Drew (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Lawrence Marable (drums)
Hollywood, CA, September 18, 1955
Darn That Dream
Cat Anderson, Willie Cook, Clark Terry (trumpet) Ray Nance (trumpet, violin, vocals) Quentin Jackson, John Saunders, Britt Woodman (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor sax) Johnny Hodges (alto sax) Russell Procope (alto sax, clarinet) Paul Gonzalves (tenor sax) Harry Carney (baritone sax) Duke Ellington (piano) Jimmy Woode (bass) Sam Woodyard (drums)
Chicago, IL, February 7 & 8, 1956
Laura
Frustration
Day Dream
Paul Quinichette, Charlie Rouse (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, August 29, 1957
B6470This Can't Be Love
Donald Byrd (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Gene Quill (alto sax) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Al Cohn (baritone sax) Eddie Costa (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, October, 1957
If I'm Lucky

BCP-6036   Various Artists - Trombone Band Stand

Fred Greenleaf (trumpet) Jack Teagarden (trombone, vocals) Kenny Davern (clarinet) Norma Teagarden (piano) Kass Malone (bass) Ray Bauduc (drums)
NYC, November 12, 1954
Milenberg Joys
Dick Cary (trumpet, arranger) Jack Teagarden (trombone, vocals) Edmond Hall (clarinet) Leonard Feather (piano) Carl Kress (guitar) Walter Page (bass) Ray Bauduc (drums)
NYC, November 13, 1954
Blue Funk
Doug Mettome (trumpet) Urbie Green (trombone) Danny Bank (flute, clarinet, baritone sax) Al Cohn as Ike Horowitz (tenor sax, bass clarinet, flute) Jimmy Lyon (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Jimmy Campbell (drums)
NYC, January 12, 1955
How About You
Herbie Harper (trombone) Paul Saramento (tuba) Charlie Mariano (alto sax) Jimmy Giuffre (tenor, baritone sax) Corky Hale (harp) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Harry Babasin (bass) Irv Cottler (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 25, 1955
How Deep Is The Ocean
Now You Know
J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) Dick Katz (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
NYC, January 27, 1955
Going Rock
Maynard Ferguson, Herbie Harper, Tommy Pederson, Frank Rosolino (trombone) Dick Houlgate (baritone sax) Marty Paich (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Stan Levey (drums) Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, November 14, 1955
Limehouse Blues
Carl Fontana (trombone) Dave McKenna (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
NYC, December 14, 1955
Polka Dots And Moonbeams
My Heart Belongs To Daddy
Gene Roland (trumpet) Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Bob Hammer (piano) Teddy Kotick (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums)
NYC, September, 1957
Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You
Milt Bernhart (trombone) Herb Geller, Joe Howard (alto sax) Gene Cipriano (tenor sax) John Towner Williams (piano, arranger) unidentified large band
Los Angeles, CA, 1957-1958
Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea

BCP-6037   Various Artists - Big Band Contrast

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) unidentified large studio orchestra, Sy Oliver (arranger, conductor)
NYC, June, 1955
Summertime
But Not For Me
Conte Candoli, Pete Candoli (trumpet) Russ Cheever (soprano sax) Charlie Mariano (alto sax) Bill Holman (tenor sax) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone sax) Russ Garcia (piano, arranger, conductor) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, 1955
Smogville
Lonely One
Cat Anderson, Willie Cook, Clark Terry (trumpet) Ray Nance (trumpet, violin) Quentin Jackson, John Saunders, Britt Woodman (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor sax) Johnny Hodges (alto sax) Russell Procope (alto sax, clarinet) Paul Gonzalves (tenor sax) Harry Carney (baritone sax) Duke Ellington (piano) Jimmy Woode (bass) Sam Woodyard (drums)
Chicago, IL, February 7 & 8, 1956
Stompy Jones
Nance plays (trumpet, violin, vocals)
Deep Purple
Pete Candoli, Buddy Childers, Maynard Ferguson, Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Stu Williamson (trumpet, valve trombone) Tommy Pederson, Frank Rosolino (trombone) Don Kelly (bass trombone) Vince DeRosa (French horn) Albert Pollan (tuba) Ronnie Lang (flute, baritone sax) Charlie Mariano (alto sax) Richie Kamuca (tenor sax) Bill Holman (bass sax) Marty Paich (piano) Buddy Clark (bass) Stan Levey (drums) Lou Singer (percussion) Johnny Richards (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, August, 1956
For All We Know
Long Ago And Far Away
Donald Byrd, Ray Copeland, Bill Hardman, Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Melba Liston, Frank Rehak (trombone) Bill Graham, Sahib Shihab (alto sax) Al Cohn, John Coltrane (tenor sax) Bill Slapin (baritone sax) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, December, 1957
The Outer World
Last Date
Sy Oliver And His Orchestra
unknown location, date
Traumerei
Modern Liebestraum

BCP-6038   Various Artists - Bluesville

Joe Wilder (trumpet) Pete Brown (alto sax) Wade Legge (piano) Wally Richardson (guitar) Gene Ramey (bass) Rudy Collins (drums)
NYC, November 16, 1954
Used Blues
Delta Blues
Charlie Mariano (alto, tenor sax) John Williams (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
NYC, June, 1955
Traditional Blues
Herbie Harper (trombone) Larry Bunker (vibes) Marty Paich (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Frankie Capp (drums) Jack Costanzo (bongos)
Hollywood, CA, November 19, 1955
Blues In The Closet
Sam Most (flute, clarinet) Bob Dorough (piano) Bill Crow (bass) Joe Morello (drums)
NYC, July, 1956
House Of Bread Blues
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Richie Kamuca (tenor sax) Sonny Clark (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November, 1956
Blues At Sunrise
Dick Healey (alto sax, flute) Erroll Buddle (tenor, baritone sax, clarinet) Jack Brokensha (vibes) Bryce Rohde (piano) Ed Gaston (bass) Osie Johnson, Jerry Segal (drums)
NYC, July, 1958
Swingin' Goatsherd Blues

BCP-6039   Russ Garcia And Marty Paich - Jazz Music For The Birds And The Hep Cats

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone) Bob Hardaway (tenor sax) Marty Paich (piano) Tony Rizzi (guitar) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, January 15, 1955
Tempo De Sylva
Tomjean
Stranger In The Rain
Kentucky Blue Grass
Conte Candoli, Pete Candoli (trumpet) Russ Cheever (soprano sax) Charlie Mariano (alto sax) Bill Holman (tenor sax) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone sax) Russ Garcia (piano, arranger, conductor) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, 1955
Rocky Road
Floating
Butter Duck
Mellow Bone
Wingville
Livin' It Up
Love Row
Then The Lid Blew Off

BCP-6040   Mel Torme, Frances Faye, and others - Porgy And Bess

Cat Anderson, Willie Cook, Clark Terry (trumpet) Ray Nance (trumpet, violin, vocals) Quentin Jackson, John Saunders, Britt Woodman (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor sax) Johnny Hodges (alto sax) Russell Procope (alto sax, clarinet) Paul Gonzalves (tenor sax) Harry Carney (baritone sax) Duke Ellington (piano) Jimmy Woode (bass) Sam Woodyard (drums)
Chicago, IL, February 7 & 8, 1956
Summertime
Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone) Bill Holman (tenor sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums) Frank Rosolino as Jake (vocals, trombone)
Los Angeles, CA, 1957?
A Woman Is A Sometime Thing
Sallie Blair as Serena (vocals) Ralph Carmichael, Berry Joyce, James Joyce, Ernest Newton, Sam Pfnerm, Toni Stevens (backing vocals) John Doling, Bev Kelly, Pat Moran, John Whited (chorus) Al Collins (narrator)
Gone, Gone, Gone
My Man Is Gone Now
Mel Torme as Porgy (vocals) replaces Blair as Serena
I'm On My Way
omit Torme as Porgy
Clara, Don't Be Downhearted
Howard McGhee (trumpet) Ralph Sharon (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums) Mel Torme as Porgy (vocals)
I Got Plenty Of Nuthin'
Frances Faye as Bess, Mel Torme as Porgy (vocals)
Bess, You Is My Woman Now
I Loves You, Porgy
Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Herbie Harper (trombone) Bill Holman (tenor sax) Alvin Stoller (drums) Betty Roche as Clara (vocals)
It Ain't Necessarily So
Frances Faye as Bess, Johnny Hartman as Crown (vocals)
What Do You Want With Bess
George Kirby as Sportin' Life (vocals)
There's A Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon For New York
Loulie Jean Norman as Strawberry Woman, Mel Torme as Porgy (vocals)
Oh Bess, Oh Where's My Bess

BCP-6041   Nina Simone And Her Friends

Herbie Mann (flute, tenor sax) Mat Mathews (accordion) Mundell Lowe (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Carmen McRae (vocals)
NYC, October 6, 1954
Old Devil Moon
Tony Scott (clarinet) Dick Katz (piano) Skip Fawcett (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Carmen McRae (vocals)
NYC, December, 1954
You Made Me Care
Last Time For Love
Too Much In Love To Care
J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone -2/4) Herbie Mann (flute, tenor sax) Ralph Sharon (piano) Joe Puma (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Chris Connor (vocals)
NYC, April, 1955
1.All This And Heaven Too
2.Someone To Watch Over Me
3.I Concentrate On You
4.From This Moment On
Nina Simone (piano, vocals) Jimmy Bond (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
NYC, 1957
I Loves You, Porgy
He's Got The Whole World In His Hands
For All We Know
African Mailman

BCP-6042   Jonah Jones, Jack Teagarden - Meet In Dixieland

Fred Greenleaf (trumpet) Jack Teagarden (trombone, vocals) Kenny Davern (clarinet) Norma Teagarden (piano) Kass Malone (bass) Ray Bauduc (drums)
NYC, November 12, 1954
Mis'ry And The Blues
Milenberg Joys
Dick Cary (trumpet, arranger) Jack Teagarden (trombone, vocals) Edmond Hall (clarinet) Leonard Feather (piano) Carl Kress (guitar) Walter Page (bass) Ray Bauduc (drums)
NYC, November 13, 1954
Davenport Blues
Jimmy McPartland (cornet) Jack Teagarden (trombone, vocals) Edmond Hall (clarinet) Dick Cary (piano, arranger) Walter Page (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, November, 1954
Original Dixieland One-Step
Eccentric
High Society
Jonah Jones (trumpet) Vic Dickenson (trombone) Edmond Hall (clarinet) Kenny Kersey (piano) Pops Foster (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, December 9, 1954
Beale Street Blues
Down By The Riverside
The Sheik Of Araby
Jonah Jones (trumpet) Urbie Green (trombone) George Clarke (tenor sax) Kenny Kersey (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, December, 1954
Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
J.J. Special
Stars Fell On Alabama

BCP-6043   The Best Of Ruby Braff

Ruby Braff (trumpet) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Walter Page (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, October, 1954
Struttin' With Some Barbecue
Mean To Me
You're A Sweetheart
I Can't Get Started
Ruby Braff (trumpet) Al Klink, Hymie Shertzer (alto sax) Boomie Richman, Bob Wilber (tenor sax) Sol Schlinger (baritone sax) Ellis Larkins (piano) Mundell Lowe, Art Ryerson (guitar) Walter Page (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, March 17 & 18, 1955
When You're Smiling
Easy Living
Pullin' Through
You're A Lucky Guy
Flowers For A Lady
Foolin' Myself
I'll Be Around
It's Too Easy To Blame The Weather

BCP-6044   The Teddy Charles Group - On Campus! Ivy League Jazz Concert

Sam Most (alto sax) Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Teddy Charles (vibes) Dave McKenna (piano) Jimmy Raney (guitar) Bill Crow (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums)
"Yale University", New Haven, CT, November 21, 1959
Rifftide
Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Dave McKenna (piano) Bill Crow (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums)
Too Close For Comfort
These Foolish Things
Dave McKenna (piano) Bill Crow (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums)
Struttin' With Some Barbecue
Dave McKenna (piano) Jimmy Raney (guitar) Bill Crow (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums)
Yesterdays
Teddy Charles (vibes) Dave McKenna (piano) Bill Crow (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums)
Yale Blue
Whiffenpoof Song
Sam Most (flute) Dave McKenna (piano) Bill Crow (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums)
That Old Black Magic
Teddy Charles (vibes) Dave McKenna (piano) Bill Crow (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums)
Nigerian Walk

BCP-6045   Mal Waldron - Left Alone

Jackie McLean (alto sax -4) Mal Waldron (piano -1/5, talking -6) Julian Euell (bass -1/5) Al Dreares (drums -1/5)
NYC, February 24, 1959
1. 6562Minor Pulsation
2. 6565You Don't Know What Love Is
3. 6572The Cat Walk
4. 6573Left Alone
5.Airegin
6.Mal Waldron: The Way He Remembers Billie Holiday

BCP-6046   Charlie Persip And The Jazz Statesmen

Marcus Belgrave (trumpet -1) Freddie Hubbard (trumpet -2/5) Roland Alexander (tenor sax) Ronald Mathews (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
NYC, April 2, 1960
1.Right Down Front
2.Sevens
3.The Song Is You
4.Soul March
5.The Champ (A Suite In Six Movements)

BCP-6047   Leroy Parkins And Yazoo River Jazz Band

John Letman (trumpet) Dick Rath (trombone) Leroy Parkins (clarinet, tenor sax) Richard Wellstood (piano) Danny Barker (guitar, banjo, vocals) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass) Manzie Johnson (drums)
NYC, May 3, 1960
Louisiana
Tishomingo Blues
Struttin' With Some Barbecue
Royal Garden Blues
Limehouse Blues
Love Oh, Careless Love
Baddest Man In Texas
Ham And Eggs
Liza Little Liza Jane

BCP-6048   Booker Ervin - The Book Cooks

Tommy Turrentine (trumpet -1/4,6) Booker Ervin (tenor sax) Zoot Sims (tenor sax -1/4,6) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Tucker (bass) Danny Richmond (drums)
NYC, April 6, 1960
1.The Blue Book
2.Git It
3.Little Jane
4.The Book Cooks
5.Largo
6.Poor Butterfly

BCP-6049   Dave McKenna, Hal Overton - Dual Piano Jazz

Dave McKenna, Hall Overton (piano) Earl May (bass) Jerry Segal (drums)
NYC, April 13, 1960
Keeping Out Of Mischief
Monk's Mood
Dizzy Atmosphere
Baubles, Bangles And Beads
Ruby, My Dear
Dardanella
Hi-Fly

BCP-6050   George Wein - Metronome Presents Jazz At The Modern

Shorty Baker (trumpet) Tyree Glenn (trombone) Pee Wee Russell (clarinet) George Wein (piano) Bill Crow (bass) Mickey Sheen (drums)
"The Museum Of Modern Art", NYC, June 16, 1960
That's A Plenty
I Ain't Got Nobody
September In The Rain
Undecided
Rosetta
Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me

BCP-6051   Zoot Sims - Down Home

Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Dave McKenna (piano) George Tucker (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums)
NYC, July, 1960
6578Jive At Five
Doggin' Around
Avalon
I Cried For You
Bill Bailey
Goodnight Sweetheart
There'll Be Some Changes Made
6579I've Heard That Blues Before
** also issued on Bethlehem 20-40072.

BCP-6052   Frank Minion - The Soft Land Of Make Believe

Roland Alexander (tenor sax, flute) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Tucker (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums) Frank Minion (vocals)
1959
Theme 1: Introduction To Black Opium Street / The Soft Land Of Make Believe / Nobody Knows
Theme 2: Autobiography Of A Musician / Bongo Blues
Theme 3: Oddsville U.S.A. / Things Ain't Like They Used To Be
Theme 4: Salaam My Child / Laughing Boy
Theme 5: Later
Jimmy Jones (piano -2) Kenny Burrell (guitar -2) Joe Benjamin (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Frank Minion (vocals)
1.Watermelon
2.You I Love
Bill Evans (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Frank Minion (vocals)
NYC, January, 1960
All Blues (mistitled as Flamingo Sketches)
'Round Midnight
So What

BCP-6053   The Many Angles Of John Letman

John Letman (trumpet) Dick Wellstood (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Peck Morrison (bass) Panama Francis (drums)
NYC, June 10, 1960
Mabel's Dream
Tina
This Time The Drinks' On Me
The Room Upstairs
Moanin' Low
Violets And Violins
Say Si Si
Sittin' Alone Countin' My Tears
Get Out Of My Sight

BCP-6054   Bennie Green - Hornful Of Soul

Bennie Green (trombone) Lem Davis (alto sax) Jimmy Forrest (tenor sax) Mal Waldron (piano) Wyatt Ruther (bass) Art Taylor (drums) Tommy Lopez (congas)
NYC, December, 1960
Groove One
Lowland-Ism
Dibblin' And Dabblin'
The Cat Walk
Dee Dee
Bennie Green (trombone) Jimmy Forrest (tenor sax -1,2) Skip Hall (organ) Wyatt Ruther (bass) Art Taylor (drums) Tommy Lopez (congas -1,2)
1.Summertime
2.Indiana
3.My Foolish Heart

BCP-6055   Howard McGhee - Dusty Blue

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Bennie Green (trombone -8/10) Roland Alexander (tenor sax -8/10) Pepper Adams (baritone sax -8/10) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Walter Bolden (drums)
NYC, June 13, 1960
1.Dusty Blue
2.Sound Of Music
3.I Concentrate On You
4.Sleep Talk
5.With Malice Toward None, Part 1
6.With Malice Toward None, Part 2
7.Cottage For Sale
8.Park Avenue Petite
9.Groovin' High
10.Flyin' Colors

BCP-6056   Pepper Adams, Donald Byrd, Kenny Burrell, Tommy Flanagan, "Hey" Lewis, Paul Chambers - Motor City Scene

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Louis Hayes as "Hey" Lewis (drums)
NYC, 1960
Stardust
Philson
Trio
Libeccio
Bitty Ditty

BCP-6057   The Shantymen - A Treasury Of Spicy Sea Songs

The Shantymen (vocals)
NYC, circa 1960
Away You Santy
Haul On The Bowline
Leave Her Johnny
Boney
Haul Away Joe
Fire Down Below
Santa Anna
Crossing The Line
Cheerily Men
Darby Ram
Sally Brown
A-Roving
Jack Wrack
Paddy Doyle
Homeward Bound

BCP-6058   Betty Blake Sings In A Tender Mood

Marcus Belgrave (trumpet) Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Roland Alexander (tenor sax, flute) Teddy Charles (vibes) Mal Waldron (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Addison Farmer, Eustis Guillemet (bass) Charlie Persip, Ed Shaughnessy (drums) Betty Blake (vocals)
NYC, late 1958
Let There Be Love
I'll Be Around
Moon And Sand
Trouble Is A Man
Love Is Just Around The Corner
Lilac Wine
It's So Peaceful In The Country
While We're Young
Blue Fool
All Of You
Don't Say Love Has Ended
Out Of This World

BCP-6059   Harold Ousley - Tenor Sax

Julian Priester (trombone) Harold Ousley (tenor sax) Charles Davis (baritone sax) Phil Wright (piano) Thomas Williams (bass) Walter Oerkins (drums)
NYC, 1961
Paris Sunday
Davachan
At Last
Lush Life
Struttin' To Truckin'
Dall-A-Vonn
Porter's Groove

BCP-6060   no information

BCP-6061   Booker Little And Friend

Booker Little (trumpet) Julian Priester (trombone -1/3,5/7) George Coleman (tenor sax -1/3,5/7) Don Freedman (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Pete La Roca (drums)
NYC, summer 1961
1.Victory And Sorrow
2.Forward Flight
3.Looking Ahead
4.If I Should Lose You
5.Calling Softly
6.Booker's Blues
7.Matilde

BCP-6062   Tommy Watt - Watt's Cooking

Bert Courtley, Albert Hall, Tommy McQuater, Stan Roderick (trumpet) Jackie Armstrong, Jock Bain, George Chisholm, Jack Irvine (trombone) Jim Buck Jr., Jim Buck Sr., S. Saville, R. Young (French horn) Jim Powell (tuba) Johnny Scott (flute, piccolo, alto sax) Tubby Hayes, George Hunter (tenor sax, clarinet) Bob Efford (tenor sax, bass clarinet) Ronnie Ross (baritone sax, clarinet) Tommy Watt (piano, celeste, JangleBox) Arthur Watts (bass) Phil Seamen (drums) Tommy Blades (percussion)
London, England, June 1 & 2, 1959
An Apple For The Teacher
Life Is Just A Bowl Of Cherries
Crumpets For The Count
Embargo On Escargot
Little Jack Horner
Sugar Mixture
I'm Putting All My Eggs In One Basket
Black Coffee
Honeybun
Sugar
Bert Courtley, Bert Ezzard, Albert Hall, Bobby Pratt (trumpet) Jock Bain, George Chisholm, Maurice Pratt, Jack Thirlwell (trombone) Johnny Scott (flute, piccolo, alto sax) Keith Bird, Tubby Hayes (tenor sax, clarinet) Bob Efford (tenor sax, bass clarinet) Don Honeywell (baritone sax, clarinet) Tommy Watt (piano, celeste, JangleBox) Arthur Watts (bass) Phil Seamen (drums) Dennis McCarthy (percussion)
London, England, July 6, 1959
Small Fly
Victorian Plums
If I Knew You Were Coming I'd've Baked A Cake

BCP-6063   Humphrey Lyttelton - Humph Plays Standards

Humphrey Lyttelton (trumpet) Johnny Picard (trombone) Tony Coe (alto sax, clarinet) Jimmy Skidmore (tenor sax) Joe Temperley (baritone sax) Ian Armit (piano) Pete Blannin (bass) Eddie Taylor (drums)
London, England, June 22, 1960
Love For Sale
Prelude To A Kiss
Ida Sweet As Apple Cider
same personnel
London, England, June 23, 1960
Willow Weep For Me
Blue Lou
Undecided
same personnel
London, England, July 7, 1960
That's My Weakness Now
The Man I Love
Bewitched
Body And Soul

BCP-6064   Roland Kirk - Third Dimension

Roland Kirk (tenor sax, manzello, stritch) James Madison (piano) Carl Pruitt (bass) Henry Duncan (drums)
NYC, November 9, 1956
K9938Roland's Theme
K9939Easy Living
K9940Slow Groove
K9941A La Carte
K9942Stormy Weather
K9943Triple Threat
K9944The Nearness Of You
** reissue of King LP 539 entitled "Triple Threat".

BCP-6065   Various Artists - Golden Jazz Instrumentals

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Bennie Moten (trombone) Hank D'Amico (clarinet) Kenny Kersey (piano) Aaron Bell (bass) Panama Francis (drums) Al Collins (narrator)
NYC, October 25 & 27, 1954
Dark Eyes
J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) Dick Katz (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
NYC, January 26, 1955
Thou Swell
Cat Anderson, Willie Cook, Clark Terry (trumpet) Ray Nance (trumpet, violin, vocals) Quentin Jackson, John Saunders, Britt Woodman (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor sax) Johnny Hodges (alto sax) Russell Procope (alto sax, clarinet) Paul Gonzalves (tenor sax) Harry Carney (baritone sax) Duke Ellington (piano) Jimmy Woode (bass) Sam Woodyard (drums)
Chicago, IL, February 7 & 8, 1956
The Blues
Frank Rosolino (trombone) Sonny Clark (piano) Wilfred Middlebrooks (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, May, 1956
Flamingo
Clarence Shaw (trumpet) Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Curtis Porter (tenor, alto sax) Bill Evans (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums)
NYC, August, 1957
6469-7Memories Of You
Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Gene Quill (alto sax) Bill Evans (piano) Teddy Kotick (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums)
NYC, September, 1957
Love Letters
Donald Byrd (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Gene Quill (alto sax) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Al Cohn (baritone sax) Eddie Costa (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, October, 1957
If I'm Lucky
Donald Byrd (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, December, 1957
Tippin'
Mal Waldron (piano) Julian Euell (bass) Al Dreares (drums)
NYC, February 24, 1959
6565You Don't Know What Love Is
Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Roland Alexander (tenor sax) Ronald Mathews (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
NYC, April 2, 1960
The Champ (A Suite In Six Movements)
Tommy Turrentine (trumpet) Booker Ervin, Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Tommy Flanagan (piano) George Tucker (bass) Danny Richmond (drums)
NYC, April 6, 1960
Poor Butterfly
Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Dave McKenna (piano) George Tucker (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums)
NYC, July, 1960
Bill Bailey
Bennie Green (trombone) Jimmy Forrest (tenor sax) Skip Hall (organ) Wyatt Ruther (bass) Art Taylor (drums) Tommy Lopez (congas)
NYC, December, 1960
Indiana

BCP-6066   John Coltrane In The Winners Circle

Art Farmer (trumpet) Rolf Kuhn (clarinet) Eddie Costa (piano, vibes) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, September, 1957
Lazy Afternoon
Sea Breeze
She Didn't Say Yes
At Home With The Blues
Donald Byrd (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Gene Quill (alto sax -1,4) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Al Cohn (baritone sax) Eddie Costa (piano) Freddie Green (guitar -1) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums -1) Ed Thigpen (drums -2/4)
NYC, October, 1957
1.Not So Sleepy
2.Love And The Weather
3.Turtle Walk
4.If I'm Lucky

BCP-6067   Herbie Mann - The Epitome Of Jazz

Herbie Mann (flute) Benny Weeks (guitar) Keith Hodgson (bass) Lee Rockey (drums)
NYC, December, 1954
Chicken Little
The Things We Did Last Summer
Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
After Work
My Little Suede Shoes
Herbie Mann (flute, tenor sax) Joe Puma (guitar) Charles Andrus (bass) Harold Granowsky (drums)
NYC, June, 1955
Love Is A Simple Thing
Sorri-Mao
The Surrey With The Fringe On Top
Jasmine
Woodchuck
Herbie Mann, Sam Most (flute) Joe Puma (guitar) Jimmy Gannon (bass) Lee Kleinman (drums)
NYC, October 12 & 17, 1955
Why Do I Love You
Empathy
It Might As Well Be Spring
Herbie Mann (flute) Joe Puma (guitar) Whitey Mitchell (bass) Herb Wasserman (drums)
NYC, 1956
Deep Night

BCP-6068   Various Artists - Jazz Vocals Award Album

Ellis Larkins (piano) Everett Barksdale (guitar) Beverly Peer (bass) Chris Connor (vocals)
NYC, August 9 & 11, 1954
Lullaby Of Birdland
Herbie Mann (flute, tenor sax) Mat Mathews (accordion) Mundell Lowe (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Carmen McRae (vocals)
NYC, October 6, 1954
Easy To Love
Maynard Ferguson, Herbie Harper, Tommy Pederson, Frank Rosolino (trombone) Jerry Wiggins (piano) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Red Mitchell (bass) Chico Hamilton (drums) Frances Faye (vocals) Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, 1955
September In The Rain
Buddy Collette (flute) Bobby Troup (piano) Howard Roberts (guitar) Bob Enevoldsen (bass) Julie London (vocals)
1955-1956
A Foggy Day
Eddie Costa (vibes) Donn Trenner (piano) Whitey Mitchell (bass) Davey Williams (drums) Betty Roche (vocals)
NYC, April, 1956
Take The "A" Train
Johnny Hartman (vocals) The Bethlehem Orchestra, Frank Hunter (conductor)
NYC, 1956
Stella By Starlight
Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Larry Bunker (vibes, accordion, vibes, congas, bongos) Marty Paich (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Mel Torme (vocals)
"Crescendo Club", Los Angeles, CA, February 22, 1957
What Is This Thing Called Love
Willis Thomas (trumpet, vocals) Jimmy Guinn (trombone, vocals) Al Belletto (clarinet, alto sax, vocals) Fred Crane (baritone sax, piano, vocals) Kenny O'Brien (bass) Tom Montgomery (drums, vocals) Jerri Winters (vocals)
Chicago, IL, February & March, 1957
There Will Never Be Another You
Richard Wess (piano, celeste, arranger, conductor) Sal Salvador (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Sol Gubin (drums) Sallie Blair (vocals)
NYC, March, 1957
You Make Me Feel So Young
Clarence Shaw (trumpet) Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Curtis Porter (tenor, alto sax) Bob Hammer (piano) Horace Parlan (piano, left hand) Charles Mingus (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums) Melvin Stewart (narrator)
NYC, October, 1957
Scenes In The City
Nina Simone (piano, vocals) Jimmy Bond (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
NYC, 1957
He Needs Me
Bill Evans (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Frank Minion (vocals)
NYC, January, 1960
'Round Midnight

BCP-6069   The Best Of Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax) Doc Bagby (organ) Charlie Rice (drums)
NYC, February 2 & 3, 1956
K8725People Will Say We're In Love
K8729You Are Too Beautiful
K8731All The Things You Are
K8732I Wanna Be Loved
K8734Lady Bird
K8735Satin Doll
Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax) Shirley Scott (organ) Charlie Rice (drums)
NYC, July 16, 1956
K8790Scotty Roo
K8792Tia Juana
Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax) Shirley Scott (organ) Carl Pruitt (bass) Charlie Rice (drums) Ray Barretto (percussion)
NYC, January 22, 1957
K8835Ebb Tide
same personnel
NYC, February 5, 1957
K8839Eddie's Function
Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax) Shirley Scott (organ) Bill Pemberton (bass) Arthur Edgehill (drums)
NYC, June 14, 1958
K8971Out Of Nowhere
K8972All Of You

BCP-6070   The Australian All Stars - Jazz For Beach-Niks

Don Burrows (clarinet, flute, baritone sax) Dave Rutledge (tenor sax, clarinet, flute) Terry Wilkinson (piano) Freddy Logan (bass) Ron Webber (drums)
Sky Lounge, Sydney, Australia, December 1, 2, 15 & 16, 1959
Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me
Ka-Link
Strictly From Hunger
You're Not So Easy To Forget
Cottontail
Golden Sands
Poinciana
Doxy
It Could Happen To You
Where Or When
When The Saints Go Marching In
Love For Sale

BCP-6071   Various Artists - Blues 'N' Folk

unknown (sax, piano, banjo, bass, drums) Johnny Temple (vocals)
September, 1946
K5152I Believe I'll Go Downtown Again
John Hughes (piano) Lonnie Johnson (guitar, vocals) Roy Coulter (bass) unknown (drums) unidentified vocal group
Cincinnati, OH, December 10, 1947
K5313-1Tomorrow Night
John Lee Hooker (guitar, vocals)
Detroit, MI, December, 1948
K5590Stomp Boogie
Alex Atkins (alto sax) Timothy Overton (tenor sax) Memphis Slim (piano, vocals) Betty Overton (bass)
Cincinnati, OH, January, 1949
K5663A Letter Home
John Lee Hooker (guitar, vocals) unknown (drums)
Detroit, MI, 1949
K4750Late Last Night
Charles Lee (trumpet) Slide Hampton (trombone) Eddie Vinson (alto sax, vocals) Charlie Rouse (tenor sax) Walter Hiles (baritone sax) Joseph Lawson (piano) John Faire (guitar) Carl Lee (bass) Wilbert Hogan (drums)
Cincinnati, OH, July 7, 1952
K9157-4Person To Person
Frank Galbraith (trumpet) Dicky Wells (trombone) Pete Clark (alto sax) Buddy Tate (tenor sax) Fletcher Smith (piano) Jimmy Shirley (guitar) Walter Page (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Jimmy Rushing (vocals)
NYC, September 25, 1952
K8288She's Mine, She's Yours
Ed Vanderveer (trumpet) Maxwell Lucas, Charles Rawlins (tenor sax) Douglas Blackman (piano) Sticks McGhee (guitar, vocals) Clifford Bryan (bass) George Ward (drums)
NYC, January 14, 1953
K8346-1Little Things We Used To Do
Sidney Grant (tenor sax) Jack Dupree (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Cedric Wallace (bass) John Taylor (drums) Piney Brown (vocals)
NYC, April 7, 1953
K8395Whispering Blues
Jack Dupree (piano, vocals) Jerome Darr (guitar) Cedric Wallace (bass) Cornelius Thomas (drums)
NYC, February 15, 1955
K8525-1Two Below Zero
King Curtis (tenor sax) Herman Foster (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Jimmy Lewis (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Washboad Bill (washboard, vocals)
NYC, September, 1956
K9834-1In The Morning
Smokey Hogs, and others
unknown location, date
Keep A Walking

BCP-6072   The New World Of Milt Buckner

Gene Redd (vibes) Milt Buckner (organ) Bill Willis (bass) Phillip Paul (drums)
Cincinnati, OH, November 26, 1962
K11374Misty
K11375Why Don't You Do Right
K11376I Left My Heart In San Francisco
K11377All Blues
K11378Take Five
same personnel
Cincinnati, OH, March 5, 1963
K11453Fever
K11454Kansas City
K11455Pick Yourself Up
K11456Moon River
K11457Fly Me To The Moon

BCP-6073   The Australian All Stars, Vol. 2 - Jazz For Surf-Niks

Don Burrows (clarinet, flute, baritone sax) Dave Rutledge (tenor sax, clarinet, flute) Terry Wilkinson (piano) Freddy Logan (bass) Ron Webber (drums)
Sky Lounge, Sydney, Australia, July 11, 18 & 25, 1960
Criss Cross
Midnight Sun
Decidedly
Pearly
I Hear Music
Steynelus
Freshwater
Lotus Bud
Melindy
On The Alamo
Down The Mine
Old Man River

Bethlehem 5000 series (12 inch LP)

BCP-5001   Ted Steele Presents Miss Teal Joy

Teal Joy (vocals) unidentified large studio orchestra, Ted Steele (arranger, director)
NYC, 1955?
Let's Fall In Love
Misirlou
Come Back To Sorrento
El Cumbanchero
Teal Joy (vocals) unidentified studio jazz orchestra, Ted Steele (arranger, director)
Don't Worry 'Bout Me
'Deed I Do
That Old Devil Called Love
Who's Sorry Now
Teal Joy (vocals) unidentified horns, woodwinds, rhythm, harp and strings, Ted Steele (arranger, director)
Easy To Remember
Since I Fell For You
For You My Love
Autumn Leaves

BCP-5002   The Most Intimate Charlie Shavers

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) unidentified large studio orchestra, Sy Oliver (arranger, conductor)
NYC, 1955
Stella By Starlight
Ill Wind
Stormy Weather
Out Of Nowhere
Easy To Remember
Stardust
I Cover The Waterfront
Memories Of You
You're Mine, You
Let's Fall In Love

BCP-5003   Dick Stabile Orchestra Plays For You

Dick Stabile (vocals) unidentified orchestra
NYC, 1955?
Poor Butterfly
We'll Be Together Again
For You
Do I Love You
My Fate Is In Your Hands
Broadway Beat
Oh, Baby
Ballet Bleu
Without A Song
I'm Glad There Is You
Man With A Horn
I Lead A Charmed Life

BCP-5004   Ted Steele - Let's Go Dancin'

unidentified orchestra, Ted Steele (arranger, director)
NYC, 1955?
Medley: Whispering / Down Among The Sheltering Palms / Stumbling
You Were Meant For Me
Medley: I'm Nobody's Baby / Thanks A Million / When You Wore A Tulip
I'm Thru With Love
Medley: At Sundown / I Cried For You / Hold Me
Deep Purple
Medley: Singing In The Rain / Somebody Stole My Gal / Maybe
I Don't Know Why
Medley: Do You Ever Think Of Me / Linger Awhile / Rose Room
I'm In The Mood For Love
Medley: Swinging Down The Lane / Five Foot Two / Should I
Don't Blame Me

BCP-5005   Eddie Vinson - Cleanhead's Back In Town

Joe Newman (trumpet) Henry Coker (trombone) Bill Graham (alto sax) Frank Foster (tenor sax) Nat Pierce (piano) Turk Van Lake (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Gus Johnson (drums) Eddie Vinson (vocals)
NYC, September, 1957
Sweet Lovin' You
I Just Can't Keep The Tears From Tumblin' Down
Your Baby Ain't Sweet Like Mine
Cleanhead's Back In Town
Joe Newman (trumpet) Henry Coker (trombone) Bill Graham (alto sax) Paul Quinichette (tenor sax) Nat Pierce (piano) Turk Van Lake (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Eddie Vinson (vocals)
Kidney Stew
Cherry Red
Is You Is Or Is You Ain't My Baby
It Ain't Necessarily So
Joe Newman (trumpet) Henry Coker (trombone) Bill Graham (alto sax) Charlie Rouse (tenor sax) Nat Pierce (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Eddie Vinson (vocals)
Hold It Right Here
That's The Way To Treat Your Woman
Trouble In Mind
Caldonia