Bethlehem Records Catalog: Deluxe series

Bethlehem Deluxe series (12 inch LP)

BCP 1   Bobby Scott - Terry Pollard

Bobby Scott (piano) Whitey Mitchell (bass) Bill Bradley (drums)
NYC, September 21, 1954
Pee Wee
Phil's Mood
Moonbeaux
Tenderly
Ode To Monk
Polka Dots And Moonbeams
Lullaby Of Birdland
Gone With The Wind
Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Terry Pollard (piano) Howard Roberts (guitar) Herman Wright (bass) Frank DeVito (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 10, 1955
Feddi
Laura
Where Or When
Autumn Serenade
The More I See You
Scrapple From The Apple
Almost Like Being In Love
Emaline

BCP 2   Oscar Pettiford/Red Mitchell - Jazz Mainstream

Clark Terry, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Dave Schildkraut (alto saxophone) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Earl Knight (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass, cello) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, December 17, 1954
Jack The Bear
Tamalpais
Chuckles
Mood Indigo
Time On My Hands
Swing 'Til The Girls Come Home
Conte Candoli (trumpet -1/4) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone -1/4) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone -1/4) Claude Williamson (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 1, 1955
1.Happy Minor
2.Scrapple From The Apple
3.Long Ago And Far Away
4.Gone With The Wind
5.Kelly Green
6.Bluesology

BCP 3   Eddie Shu/Bob Hardaway - Jazz Practitioners

Eddie Shu (trumpet, clarinet, alto, tenor saxophone) Bobby Scott (piano) Vinnie Burke (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, November 26, 1954
It's Sand, Man
Don't Blame Me
Day By Day
Tom Dick And Jim
Blues For Baby
On East Side
Peace
Justice
Bob Hardaway (tenor saxophone) Larry Bunker (vibraphone) Marty Paich (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Art Mardigan (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 21, 1955
Junior
Lou's Blue
Spring Is Here
Irresistible You
Bob Hardaway (tenor saxophone) Marty Paich (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Larry Bunker (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 22, 1955
I Cover The Waterfront
Indiana
Out Of Nowhere

BCP 4   Pete Brown/Jonah Jones - Jazz Kaleidoscope

Joe Wilder (trumpet) Pete Brown (alto saxophone) Wade Legge (piano) Wally Richardson (guitar) Gene Ramey (bass) Rudy Collins (drums)
NYC, November 16, 1954
Moonlight In Vermont
The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
There Will Never Be Another You
I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
Used Blues
Tea For Two
Delta Blues
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
European Blues
Jonah Jones (trumpet) Urbie Green (trombone) George Clarke (tenor saxophone) Kenny Kersey (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, December, 1954
You're The Cream In My Coffee
Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
J.J. Special
Stars Fell On Alabama

BCP 5   A Ruby Braff Omnibus

Ruby Braff (trumpet) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Walter Page (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, October, 1954
Struttin' With Some Barbecue
Mean To Me
Ellie
Blue And Sentimental
Ruby Braff (trumpet) Ed Hubble (trombone) Sam Margolis (tenor saxophone) Dick Katz (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Izzy Skylar (drums)
NYC, December 31, 1954, January 1, 1955
Auld Lang Style
I'm Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter
Rosetta
Sometimes I'm Happy
Ruby Braff (trumpet) Al Klink, Hymie Shertzer (alto saxophone) Boomie Richman, Bob Wilber (tenor saxophone) Sol Schlinger (baritone saxophone) Ellis Larkins (piano) Mundell Lowe, Art Ryerson (guitar) Walter Page (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, March 17 & 18, 1955
When You're Smiling
Flowers For A Lady
I'll Be Around

BCP 6   Oscar Pettiford/Vinnie Burke - Bass By Pettiford/Burke

Julius Watkins (French horn) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Duke Jordan (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass, cello) Ron Jefferson (drums)
NYC, September, 1954
Sextette
The Golden Touch
Cable Car
Tractisisms
Edge Of Love
Oscar Rides Again
Ronnie Odrich (flute, clarinet -1/5,7,8) Don Burns (accordion -1/5,7,8) Barry Galbraith (guitar -1/5,7,8) Joe Cinderella (guitar -6) Vinnie Burke (bass)
NYC, 1954
1.The Continental
2.For All We Know
3.Yesterdays
4.Imagination
5.Time Out
6.Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise
7.On The Alamo
8.Honeysuckle Rose

BCP 7   Hank D'Amico/Aaron Sachs - We Brought Our Axes

Hank D'Amico (clarinet) Bill Triglia (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Charlie Smith (drums)
NYC, October 5 & 8, 1954
Hank's Holiday
Billy's Bubble
Tomorrow
Gone
Grasshopper
Bernie's Tune
Hank's Dilemma
The Nearness Of You
Urbie Green (trombone) Aaron Sachs (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Clyde Lombardi (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, November, 1954
One Track
King Fish
Helen
Conversation
If You're But A Dream
The Bullfrog

BCP 8   The Compositions Of Bobby Scott

Ronnie Woellner (trumpet) Eddie Bert (trombone) Hal McKusick (alto saxophone) Al Epstein (baritone saxophone) Bobby Scott (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, November, 1954
Dot
Moon Tan
Betty
Aunt Sarah
Cerebellum
Conte Candoli (trumpet -1/3,5,7) Frank Rosolino (trombone -1/3,5,7) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone -1/3,5,7) Bill Holman (tenor saxophone -1/3,5,7) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone saxophone -1/3,5,7) Bobby Scott (piano) Max Bennett (bass -1/3,5,7) Stan Levey (drums -1/3,5,7)
Los Angeles, CA, January 23, 1955
1.Wigwam
2.The Creed
3.Table Cloth Stomp
4.A Parable
5.The Wig
6.Count Bill
7.Kwan-Youen

BCP 9   Westcoasting With Conte Candoli And Stan Levey

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 20, 1954
Fine And Dandy
Night Flight
I Can't Get Started
On The Alamo
Tune For Tex
They Can't Take That Away From Me
Everything Happens To Me
I'll Remember April
add Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone saxophone)
Los Angeles, CA, December 6, 1954
Exaktamo
Extraversion
Drum Sticks
Lightnin' Bug
West Coasting
Fast Clip

BCP 10   Milt Hinton - East Coast Jazz/5

Tony Scott (clarinet, bass clarinet) Dick Katz (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, January 20, 1955
Mean To Me
Pick 'N' Pat
Over The Rainbow
Milt To The Hilt
Don't Blame Me
Katz Meow
Upstairs With Milt
Ebony Silhouette
Cantus Firmus
These Foolish Things

BCP 11   Bob Dorough - Devil May Care

Warren Fitzgerald (trumpet -1,3/5,7,10) Jack Hitchcock (vibraphone -1,4,6,7,11,12) Bob Dorough (piano, vocals) Bill Takus (bass) Jerry Segal (drums)
NYC, October, 1956
1.Old Devil Moon
2.It Could Happen To You
3.I Had The Craziest Dream
4.You're The Dangerous Type
5.Ow!
6.Polka Dots And Moonbeams
7.Yardbird Suite
8.Baltimore Oriole
9.I Don't Mind
10.Devil May Care
11.Midnight Sun
12.Johnny One Note

BCP 12   Don Elliott - Mellophone

Howard Rich (trumpet) Don Elliott (trumpet, mellophone, vibraphone, vocals) Billy Byers (trombone) Hal McKusick (flute, alto saxophone) Al Cohn (tenor saxophone) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Mel Zelnick (drums)
NYC, January 19, February 22, 1955
Spring Is Here
Mellophone Mambo
S'posin'
Summer Setting
With The Wind And The Rain In Your Hair
Almost Like Being In Love
The Lamp Is Low
My Reverie
Deep Purple
Fascinating Rhythm

BCP 13   Ralph Sharon/Sue Ryan - Mr. And Mrs. Jazz

J.R. Monterose (tenor saxophone) Eddie Costa (vibraphone) Ralph Sharon (piano, vocals) Joe Puma (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Jo Jones (drums) Sue Ryan (vocals -2,4,6,8,10)
NYC, November, 1956
1.It Don't Mean A Thing
2.A Nightingale Can Sing The Blues
3.A Fine Romance
4.Huguette Waltz
5.I Could Have Told You
6.A Trout, No Doubt
7.Mynah Lament
8.With The Wind And The Rain In Your Hair
9.Just You, Just Me
10.Nothing At All
11.That Goldblatt Magic

BCP 14   Urbie Green - East Coast Jazz/6

Doug Mettome (trumpet) Urbie Green (trombone) Danny Bank (flute, clarinet, baritone saxophone) Ike Horowitz (tenor saxophone, bass clarinet, flute) Jimmy Lyon (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Jimmy Campbell (drums)
NYC, January 12, 1955
On Green Dolphin Street
How About You
Sassafras
Osie Johnson (drums) replaces Campbell
NYC, January 19, 1955
Mutation
Just One Of Those Things
When Your Lover Has Gone
Three Little Words
Sneaky Pete
Melody In B Flat
Love Locked Out

BCP 15   Don Elliott Sings

Howard Rich (trumpet) Don Elliott (trumpet, mellophone, vibraphone, vocals) Billy Byers (trombone) Hal McKusick (flute, alto saxophone) Al Cohn (tenor saxophone) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Mel Zelnick (drums)
NYC, January 19, February 22, 1955
You're Driving Me Crazy
Let's Fall In Love
Speak Low
Looking For A Boy
I Hadn't Anyone Till You
Ev'ry Time (I Fall In Love)
Polka Dots And Moonbeams
Oh, Baby It Scares Me
Ev'ry Time
Whatever Happened To You

BCP 16   Hal McKusick - East Coast Jazz/8

Hal McKusick (clarinet, alto saxophone) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, February 17, 1955
Taylor Made
You Don't Know What Love Is
They Can't Take That Away From Me
Lullaby For Leslie
Minor Matters
Blue-Who
By-Ian
What's New
Interwoven
Give 'Em Hal

BCP 17   Joe Roland - Easy Living

Joe Roland (vibraphone) Freddie Redd (piano) Dick Garcia (guitar) Danny Martucci (bass) Ron Jefferson (drums)
NYC, March 17 & 18, 1955
Easy Living
Stairway To The Steinway
Soft Winds
Teach Me Tonight
Robin
Sweet Lorraine
Goodbye Bird
After You've Gone
Anticipation
I Cover The Waterfront
The Moon Got In My Eyes
Street Of Dreams

BCP 18   Sam Most - East Coast Jazz/9

Sam Most (flute, clarinet) Marty Flax (baritone saxophone) Bill Triglia (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Burgher Jones (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, March 29, 1955
Cherokee
Don't Worry 'Bout Me
What A Diff'rence A Day Made
How Deep Is The Ocean
Tea For Two
Sam Most (flute, clarinet) Marty Flax (baritone saxophone) Bill Triglia (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, March-April, 1955
Falling In Love With Love
Rose Room
Smiles
Broadway
'Deed I Do

BCP 19   Bobby Troup Sings Johnny Mercer

Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone -2,7,12) Bobby Troup (piano, vocals) Howard Roberts (guitar) Red Mitchell (bass) Don Heath (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 28, 1955
1.Jamboree Jones
2.Midnight Sun
3.Come Rain Or Come Shine
4.Laura
5.That Old Black Magic
6.One For My Baby
7.Chckoo In The Clock
8.Day In, Day Out
9.Jeepers Creepers
10.Lazy Mood
11.Skylark
12.I'm With You

BCP 20   Chris Connor - This Is Chris

J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone -7/10) Herbie Mann (flute, tenor saxophone) Ralph Sharon (piano) Joe Puma (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Chris Connor (vocals)
NYC, April, 1955
1.Blame It On My Youth
2.It's All Right With Me
3.Trouble Is A Man
4.All This And Heaven Too
5.All Dressed Up With A Broken Heart
6.Ridin' High
7.Someone To Watch Over Me
8.The Thrill Is Gone
9.I Concentrate On You
10.From This Moment On

BCP 21   Henry "Red" Allen - Jazz At The Metropole Cafe

Charlie Shavers (trumpet -3/6) Henry "Red" Allen (trumpet, vocals -1,2,5,6) Herb Fleming (trombone -1,2,5) Frank Rehak (trombone -3/5) Buster Bailey (clarinet -1,2,5) Eddie Barefield (clarinet, alto saxophone -3/5) Claude Hopkins (piano -1,2,5) Kenny Kersey (piano -3/5) Benny Moten (bass -1,2,5) Milt Hinton (bass -3/5) Cozy Cole (drums -1,2,6) Panama Francis (drums -3/5) unknown (drums -5) Al Collins (narrator -6)
"Metropole Cafe", NYC, May, 1955
1.Buddy Bolden Said
2.Kiss The Baby
3.Cotton Tail
4.Jazz At The Metropole
5.When The Saints Go Marching In
6.Trumpet Conversation

BCP 22   Rufus Smith/Betty Glamann - Poinciana

Nick Perito (accordion) Betty Glamann (harp) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Rufus Smith (bass) Frank Garisto (drums)
NYC, 1955
Poinciana
Liza
Laura
Harp Capers
Lotus Land
Now Get Out
The Boy Next Door
Stompin' At The Savoy
September Song
Ragtime Mambo
That's All
Pulling Strings

BCP 23   Frances Faye - I'm Wild Again

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
Toreador
They Can't Take That Away From Me
He's Funny That Way
I've Got You Under My Skin
All Of A Sudden My Heart Sings
Somebody Loves Me
September In The Rain
These Foolish Things
Love For Sale
Medley: Little Girl Blue / Where Or When / Embraceable You / Exactly Like You / I Don't Know Why / My Funny Valentine / Bewitched
Out Of This World

BCP 24   Herbie Mann - Flamingo

Herbie Mann (flute, tenor saxophone) Joe Puma (guitar) Charles Andrus (bass) Harold Granowsky (drums)
NYC, June, 1955
I Told Every Little Star
Love Is A Simple Thing
There's No You
Sorri-Mao
The Influential Mr. Cohn
A One Way Love
The Surrey With The Fringe On Top
Flamingo
Little Orphan Annie
Jasmine
Beverly
Woodchuck

BCP 25   Charlie Mariano

Charlie Mariano (alto, tenor saxophone) John Williams (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
NYC, June, 1955
Johnny One Note
The Very Thought Of You
Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
King For A Day
Darn That Dream
Floormat
Traditional Blues
I Heard You Cried Last Night

BCP 26   Frank Rosolino - I Play Trombone

Frank Rosolino (trombone) Sonny Clark (piano) Wilfred Middlebrooks (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, May, 1956
I May Be Wrong
The Things We Did Last Summer
Frieda
Doxy
My Delux
Flamingo

BCP 27   Charlie Shavers - Gershwin, Shavers And Strings

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) unidentified large studio orchestra, Sy Oliver (arranger, conductor)
NYC, June, 1955
I've Got A Crush On You
Someone To Watch Over Me
Somebody Loves Me
The Man I Love
It Ain't Necessarily So
Liza
Embraceable You
I've Got Rhythm
Summertime
But Not For Me

BCP 28   The Six

Johnny Glasel (trumpet) Sonny Truitt (trombone) Bob Wilber (saxophones) Bob Hammer (piano) Bill Britto (bass) Eddie Phyfe (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July, 1955
Tasty
As Far As We're Concerned
Shifty
Serenata
Pink Ice
Strange Diet
Old Folks
Itchy Fingers
Two Kinds Of Blues
** also issued on London (E) LTZ-N.15042.

BCP 29   Bud Freeman - Newport News

Ruby Braff (trumpet) Bud Freeman (tenor saxophone) Kenny Kersey (piano -1/5) Dave Bowman (piano -6/11) Al Hall (bass) George Wettling (drums)
NYC, July, 1955
1.Newport-News
2.At Sundown
3.Exactly Like You
4.Let's Do It
5.But Not For Me
6.Stop, Look And Listen
7.Hanid
8.Dave's Blues
9.I Remember You
10.Perdido
11.You Took Advantage Of Me

BCP 30   Conte Candoli - Toots Sweet

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Bill Holman (tenor saxophone) Lou Levy (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Lawrence Marable (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July 26, 1955
Toots Sweet
Jazz City Blues
My Old Flame
Full Count
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
Four
Groovin' Higher

BCP 31   Stu Williamson Plays

Stu Williamson (trumpet) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 18, 1955
Slugger
There Will Never Be Another You
Sunday
Sapphire
Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Stu Williamson (trumpet) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone -1,2,4) Claude Williamson (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 20, 1955
1.The Lady Is A Tramp
2.Yardbird Suite
3.The Things We Did Last Summer
4.Stu's Dues Blues

BCP 32   Jack Teagarden - Jazz Great

Fred Greenleaf (trumpet) Jack Teagarden (trombone, vocals) Kenny Davern (clarinet) Norma Teagarden (piano) Kass Malone (bass) Ray Bauduc (drums)
NYC, November 12, 1954
Riverboat Shuffle
Mis'ry And The Blues
Milenberg Joys
King Porter Stomp
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
Meet Me Where They Play The Blues
Music To Love By
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
Bad Actin' Woman
High Society

BCP 33   Oscar Pettiford

Donald Byrd, Ernie Royal (trumpet -1/8) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone -1/8) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone, clarinet -1/8) Jerome Richardson (tenor saxophone, clarinet, flute -1/8) Don Abney (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass, cello -1/8, bass -9) Osie Johnson (drums -1/8)
NYC, August 12, 1955
1. 6473Another One
2.Minor 7th Heaven
3. 6471Scorpio
4.Kamman's A'comin'
5.Don't Squawk
6. 6472Oscalypso
7. 6470Titoro
8.Bohemia After Dark
9.Stardust

BCP 34   Mel Torme - It's A Blue World

Frank Beach (trumpet) 1 french horn (French horn) 2 flutes (flute) 1 bass clarinet (bass clarinet) 1 harp (harp) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Mel Torme (vocals) unidentified rhythm and strings, Al Pellegrini (conductor)
NYC, August 28-30, 1955
I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good
Till The Clouds Roll By
Isn't It Romantic
I Know Why
All This And Heaven Too
How Long Has This Been Going On
Polka Dots And Moonbeams
You Leave Me Breathless
I Found A Million Dollar Baby
Wonderful One
It's A Blue World
Stay As Sweet As You Are

BCP 35   The Distinctive Style Of Bobby Troup

Bobby Troup (piano, vocals) Howard Roberts (guitar) Bob Enevoldsen (bass) Don Heath (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August, 1955
Mountain Greenery
I Still Suits Me
Little Girl Blue
Manhattan
You Are Too Beautiful
They Can't Take That Away From Me
I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm
Gypsy In My Soul
The Boy Next Door
Love Is Here To Stay
Have You Met Miss Jones
The Lady Is A Tramp

BCP 36   Dexter Gordon - Daddy Plays The Horn

Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Kenny Drew (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Lawrence Marable (drums)
Hollywood, CA, September 18, 1955
Daddy Plays The Horn
Confirmation
Darn That Dream
Number Four
Autumn In New York
You Can Depend On Me
** also issued on Fresh Sound (Sp) FSR 154 entitled "Dexter Gordon Plays".

BCP 37   Stan Levey - This Time The Drum's On Me

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Lou Levy (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, September 27 & 28, 1955
Diggin' For Diz
Ruby, My Dear
Tune Up
La Chaloupee
Day In, Day Out
Stanley The Steamer
This Time The Dream's On Me

BCP 38   Red Mitchell - Jam For Your Bread

Conte Candoli (trumpet -1,3,5,6,8) Joe Maini (alto, tenor saxophone -1,3,5,6,8) Hampton Hawes (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Chuck Thompson (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, September 27, 1955
1.Jam For Your Bread
2.Where Or When
3.Section Blues
4.Duff
5.Ornithology
6.Will You Still Be Mine
7.I'll Never Be The Same
8.East Coast Outpost
9.You Go To My Head

BCP 39   Shades Of Sal Salvador

Eddie Bert (trombone -9/11) Phil Woods (alto saxophone -5/11) Ralph Martin (piano -5/8) John Williams (piano -9/11) Eddie Costa (piano -1/4, vibraphone -9/11) Sal Salvador (guitar) Bill Crow (bass -1/4) Danny Martucci (bass -5/8) Sonny Dallas (bass -9/11) Joe Morello (drums -1/8) Jimmy Campbell (drums -9/11)
NYC, July, 1956
1.Two Sleepy People
2.Joe And Me
3.Flamingo
4.They Say It's Wonderful
5.The Carioca
6.I Hadn't Anyone Till You
7.I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good
8.You're Driving Me Crazy
9.Delighted
10.I've Got A Feelin' You're Foolin'
11.Took The Spook

BCP 40   Herbie Mann - Sam Most Quintet

Herbie Mann, Sam Most (flute) Joe Puma (guitar) Jimmy Gannon (bass) Lee Kleinman (drums)
NYC, October 12 & 17, 1955
Fascinating Rhythm
Why Do I Love You
It's Only Sunshine
Love Letters
Let's Get Away From It All
Flying Home
I'll Remember April
Empathy
It Might As Well Be Spring
Just One Of Those Things
Seven Come Eleven

BCP 41   Ralph Sharon Trio

Ralph Sharon (piano) Jay Cave (bass) Christy Febbo (drums)
NYC, 1956
Don't Be That Way
Give Me The Simple Life
I Didn't Know What Time It Was
I'm Glad There Is You
I'm Beginning To See The Light
They Can't Take That Away From Me
Steeplechase
Angel Eyes
You Stepped Out Of A Dream
Bluz For Suz

BCP 42   The Return Of Howard McGhee

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Sahib Shihab (baritone, alto saxophone -1,2,4/9,11) Duke Jordan (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
NYC, October 22, 1955
1.Get Happy
2.Tahitian Lullaby
3.Lover Man
4.Lullaby Of The Leaves
5.Rifftide
6.Oo-Wee But I Do
7.Don't Blame Me
8.Tweedles
9.Transcriptions
10.You're Teasing Me
11.I'll Remember April

BCP 43   Johnny Hartman - Songs From The Heart

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Ralph Sharon (piano) Jay Cave (bass) Christy Febbo (drums) Johnny Hartman (vocals)
1955
What Is There To Say
Ain't Misbehavin'
I Fall In Love Too Easily
We'll Be Together Again
Down In The Depth
They Didn't Believe Me
I'm Glad There Is You
When Your Lover Has Gone
I'll Remember April
I See Your Face Before Me
September Song
Moonlight In Vermont

BCP 44   The Jazz City Workshop

Herbie Harper (trombone) Larry Bunker (vibraphone) Marty Paich (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Frankie Capp (drums) Jack Costanzo (bongos) Mickey Lynne (vocals -4)
Hollywood, CA, November 19, 1955
1.Zing! Went The Strings Of My Heart
2.Autumn Leaves
3.Blues In The Closet
4.That Old Black Magic
5.The Natives Are Restless Tonight
6.Serenade In Blue
7.Laura
8.Them There Eyes
** also issued on London (E) LTZ-N.15037.

BCP 45   Helen Carr - Why Do I Love You

Cappy Lewis (trumpet -1,2,4/12) Howard Roberts (guitar) Red Mitchell (bass) Helen Carr (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, November 11, 1955
1.Be Careful It's My Heart
2.My Kind Of Trouble Is You
3.Lonely Street
4.Symphony
5.You're Getting To Be A Habit With Me
6.Bye Bye Baby
7.Then You've Never Been Blue
8.Summer Night
9.Got A Date With An Angel
10.Why Do I Love You
11.Do I Worry
12.I've Got A Feelin' You're Foolin'

BCP 46   Frank Rosolino/Maynard Ferguson, and others - Four Horns And A Lush Life

Maynard Ferguson, Herbie Harper, Tommy Pederson, Frank Rosolino (trombone) Dick Houlgate (baritone saxophone) Marty Paich (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Stan Levey (drums) Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, November 14, 1955
I'll Never Forget What's Her Name
But Beautiful
Dancing On The Ceiling
The Boy Next Door
Just One Of Those Things
Zigeuner
Limehouse Blues
Lush Life
Lover Come Back To Me
Ramona
Someone To Watch Over Me
What Is This Thing Called Love

BCP 47   Terry Morel - Songs Of A Woman In Love

Herbie Mann (flute) Ralph Sharon (piano) Jay Cave (bass) Christy Febbo (drums) Terry Morel (vocals)
Montclair Supper Club, Jackson Heights, Long Island, NY, late 1955
How About You
The Night We Called It A Day
The One I Love Belongs To Somebody Else
You Stepped Out Of A Dream
You're Not The Kind
Too Late Now
The Gentleman Is A Dope
A Hundred Years From Today
More Than You Know
Who Cares

BCP 48   Max Bennett

Nick Travis (trumpet -1,4,5,9) Carl Fontana (trombone -1,3/6,8/10) Charlie Mariano (alto, tenor saxophone -1,4,5,9) Jack Nimitz (baritone saxophone -1,4,5,9) Dave McKenna (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
NYC, December 14, 1955
1.Johnny Jaguar
2.Something To Remember You By
3.I Hadn't Anyone Till You
4.Ira Of The I.R.A.
5.Max Is The Factor
6.Strike Up The Band
7.Thirteen Tones
8.Polka Dots And Moonbeams
9.Nice Work If You Can Get It
10.My Heart Belongs To Daddy

BCP 49   Charlie Mariano Plays

Stu Williamson (trumpet -1/4,6) Frank Rosolino (trombone -1/4) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 21, 1953
1.Chloe
2.'S Nice
3.Three Little Words
4.Green Walls
5.You Go To My Head
6.My Melancholy Baby
Charlie Mariano (tenor saxophone) John Williams (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July 11, 1955
Manteca
It's You Or No One
Give A Little Whistle
I Should Care

BCP 50   Max Bennett Plays

Frank Rosolino (trombone) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums) Helen Carr (vocals -7,8)
Los Angeles, CA, January 27, 1955
1.Rubberneck
2.Just Max
3.Jeepers Creepers
4.T.K.
5.I'll Never Smile Again
6.Sweet Georgia Brown
7.They Say
8.Do You Know Why
Carl Fontana (trombone -1/3) Dave McKenna (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
NYC, December 14, 1955
1.Taking A Chance On Love
2.Sweet Sue
3.Blues
4.S'posin'

BCP 51   Joe DeRise With The Australian Jazz Quartet

Dick Healey (alto saxophone, flute, clarinet) Erroll Buddle (tenor saxophone, bassoon) Jack Brokensha (vibraphone) Bryce Rohde (piano) Jimmy Gannon (bass) Nick Stabulas (drums) Joe DeRise (vocals)
NYC, late 1955
Personality
Once I Believed
Swinging On A Star
Humpty Dumpty Heart
'S Wonderful
More And More
Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive
Once In A Dream
Soon
The Charm Of You
Spring In Old New York
Love

BCP 52   Mel Torme With The Marty Paich Dek-Tette

Pete Candoli, Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone) John Cave, Vince DeRosa (French horn) Albert Pollan (tuba) Bud Shank (alto saxophone) Bob Cooper, Jack Montrose (tenor saxophone) Jack Dulong (baritone saxophone) Marty Paich (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Mel Torme (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, January 20, 1956
Lulu's Back In Town
When The Sun Comes Out
I Love To Watch The Moonlight
Fascinating Rhythm
The Blues
The Carioca
The Lady Is A Tramp
I Like To Recognize The Tune
Keeping Myself For You
Lullaby Of Birdland
When April Comes Again
Sing For Your Supper

BCP 53   Peggy Connelly/Russ Garcia - That Old Black Magic

Pete Candoli, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Russ Cheever (soprano saxophone) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone) Bill Holman (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone saxophone) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums) Peggy Connelly (vocals) Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, January 16-18, 1956
That Old Black Magic
Ev'rytime We Say Goodbye
Trav'lin' Light
Ev'rytime
It Never Entered My Mind
Why Shouldn't I
Gentleman Friend
What Is There To Say
He Was Too Good To Me
I Got Plenty O' Nuttin'
Fools Rush In
Alone Together

BCP 54   Claude Williamson

Claude Williamson (piano) Don Prell (bass) Chuck Flores (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 19, 1956
June Bug
Jersey Bounce
Moonlight In Vermont
I'll Remember April
The Last Time I Saw Paris
Blue Notoriety
Embraceable You
Have You Met Miss Jones
Hallelujah

BCP 55   Stu Williamson

Stu Williamson (trumpet) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone -3/7) Bill Holman (tenor saxophone -6/9) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone saxophone -6/9) Claude Williamson (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 13, 1956
1.Darn That Dream
2.Talk Of The Town
3.Just Friends
4.Red Cross
5.Oom's Tune
6.Pee Jay
7.Rose Bud
8.Hungry Child
9.Big Red

BCP 56   Chris Connor - Chris

Jim Bright, Jimmy Nottingham, Red Solomon (trumpet) Vern Friley, Frank Saracco, Ward Silloway, Kai Winding (trombone) Sid Cooper, Milt Yaner (alto saxophone) Boomie Richman, Sam Taylor (tenor saxophone) Dave McRae (baritone saxophone) Dave Martin (piano) Sidney Block (bass) Jimmy Crawford (drums) Chris Connor (vocals) Sy Oliver (arranger, conductor)
NYC, December 17 & 18, 1953
Miser's Serenade
Ev'rything I Love
Indian Summer
Ellis Larkins (piano) Everett Barksdale (guitar) Beverly Peer (bass) Chris Connor (vocals)
NYC, August 9 & 11, 1954
All About Ronnie
I Hear Music
Come Back To Sorrento
Ronnie Odrich (flute, clarinet) Don Burns (accordion) Joe Cinderella (guitar) Vinnie Burke (bass) Art Mardigan (drums) Chris Connor (vocals)
NYC, August 21, 1954
Out Of This World
Lush Life
J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) Herbie Mann (flute, tenor saxophone) Ralph Sharon (piano) Joe Puma (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Chris Connor (vocals)
NYC, April, 1955
From This Moment On
A Good Man Is A Seldom Thing
Don't Wait Up For Me
In Other Words (Fly Me To The Moon)

BCP 57   The Six - The View From Jazzbo's Head

John Glasel (trumpet) Sonny Truitt (trombone) Bob Wilber (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Bob Hammer (piano) Bill Britto (bass) Jackie Moffitt (drums)
NYC, January, 1956
Giggles
Phweedah
Over The Rainbow
The View From Jazzbo's Head
Blue Lou
Our Delight
My Old Flame
The Troglodyte
** also issued on London (E) LTZ-N.15066.

BCP 58   Herbie Mann Plays

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
A Spring Morning
The Purple Grotto
My Little Suede Shoes
Herbie Mann (flute) Joe Puma (guitar) Whitey Mitchell (bass) Herb Wasserman (drums)
NYC, 1956
Cuban Love Song
Deep Night
Moon Dreams
Scuffles

BCP 59   Sal Salvador - Frivolous Sal

Eddie Costa (piano, vibraphone) Sal Salvador (guitar) George Roumanias (bass) Jimmy Campbell (drums)
NYC, January 13 & 14, 1956
Frivolous Sal
Tangerine
I Cover The Waterfront
You Stepped Out Of A Dream
You Could Swing For That
All The Things You Are
Salaman
A Handful Of Stars
I Love You
I'll Remember April

BCP 60   Duke Ellington - The Duke: Historically Speaking

Cat Anderson, Willie Cook, Clark Terry (trumpet) Ray Nance (trumpet, violin) Quentin Jackson, John Saunders, Britt Woodman (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Russell Procope (alto saxophone, clarinet) Paul Gonzalves (tenor saxophone) Harry Carney (baritone saxophone) Duke Ellington (piano) Jimmy Woode (bass) Sam Woodyard (drums)
Chicago, IL, February 7 & 8, 1956
East St. Louis Toodle-Oo
Creole Love Call
Stompy Jones
The Jeep Is Jumpin'
Jack The Bear
In A Mellow Tone
Ko-Ko
Midriff
Stop, Look And Listen
Unbooted Charactor
Lonesome Lullaby
Upper Manhattan Medical Group

BCP 61   Howard McGhee - Life Is Just A Bowl Of Cherries

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Danny Bank, Phil Bonder, Sid Brown, Leon Cohen, Herbie Mann (saxophones) Donn Trenner (piano) Al Caiola (guitar) Arnold Fishkin (bass) Osie Johnson, Don Lamond (drums) Frank Hunter (arranger, director)
NYC, February 14 & 15, 1956
Sonny Boy
So Blue
Boroken Hearted
The Thrill Is Gone
Just Imagine
I'm A Dreamer Aren't We All
My Song
The Best Things In Life Are Free
Life Is Just A Bowl Of Cherries
Together
Come To Me
My Sin

BCP 62   Relaxin' With Frances Faye

Al DeRisi, Bernie Glow, Don Leight, Nick Travis (trumpet) Harry DeVito, Phil Giacobbe (trombone) Herbie Mann (flute, tenor saxophone) Leon Cohen (alto saxophone) Allen Eager (tenor saxophone) Hy Mandell (baritone saxophone) Donn Trenner (piano) Sal Salvador (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums) Frances Faye (vocals) Frank Hunter (arranger, director)
NYC, March, 1956
Love Is Just Around The Corner
Don't Blame Me
Ain't Misbehavin'
I'm Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter
All The Things You Are
Darktown Strutters' Ball
Just You, Just Me
You're My Thrill
Well All Right
My Baby Just Cares For Me
The Thrill Is Gone
'Way Down Yonder In New Orleans

BCP 63   Herbie Mann - Love And The Weather

Herbie Mann (flute) Joe Puma (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Don Lamond (drums) unidentified large orchestra, including strings, Ralph Burns (director)
NYC, March, 1956
Love And The Weather
But Beautiful
Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most
I'm Glad There Is You
A Sinner Kissed An Angel
High On A Windy Hill
Herbie Mann (flute) Harry Lookofsky (concertmaster) Joe Puma (guitar) Whitey Mitchell (bass) Herb Wasserman (drums) unidentified large orchestra, including strings, Frank Hunter (director)
Ill Wind
For Heaven's Sake
Autumn Nocturne
Moon Love
The Morning Side Of The Mountain
Like Someone In Love

BCP 64   Betty Roche - Take The "A" Train

Conte Candoli (trumpet -5/12) Eddie Costa (vibraphone) Donn Trenner (piano) Whitey Mitchell (bass) Davey Williams (drums) Betty Roche (vocals)
NYC, April, 1956
1.Take The "A" Train
2.Something To Live For
3.In A Mellow Tone
4.Time After Time
5.Go Away Blues
6.Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man
7.Route 66
8.All My Life
9.I Just Got The Message Baby
10.All Too Soon
11.You Don't Love Me No More
12.September In The Rain

BCP 65   The Jazz Experiments Of Charles Mingus

Thad Jones (trumpet -1/3,6) John LaPorta (clarinet, alto saxophone) Teo Macero (tenor, baritone saxophone) Jackson Wiley (cello -1/3) Charles Mingus (bass, piano) Clem DeRosa (drums, tambourine)
NYC, December, 1954
1.What Is This Thing Called Love
2.Stormy Weather
3.Minor Intrusion
4.Thrice Upon A Theme
5.Four Hands
6.The Spur Of The Moment / Echonitus

BCP 66   Osie Johnson - The Happy Jazz Of Johnson

Thad Jones, Bill Scott (trumpet) Henry Coker (trombone) Ernie Wilkins (alto saxophone) Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Charlie Fowlkes (baritone saxophone) Wendell Marshall (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, February, 1955
Osie's Oasis
The Desert Song
Midnight Mirage
Thad Jones (trumpet) Bill Hughes (trombone -1,2,4) Henry Coker (trombone -3) Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Dick Katz (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums, vocals)
1.Jumpin' At The Water Hole
2.Cat Walk
3.I Don't Want To Cry Anymore
4.Don't Bug Me, Hug Me
Benny Powell (trombone) Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Dick Katz (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
Blues For The Camels
Flute To Boot
Johnson's Whacks
Osmosis
** also issued on Jazztone J 1234 entitled "Osie Johnson's All-Stars - Swingin' Sounds".

BCP 67   The Complete Charlie Shavers With Maxine Sullivan

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
Dawn On The Desert
Moten Swing
Story Of The Jazz Trumpet
Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Buster Bailey (clarinet) Russell Procope (alto saxophone) Billy Kyle (piano) Aaron Bell (bass) Specs Powell (drums) Maxine Sullivan (vocals)
NYC, 1956
Rose Room
Flow Gently Sweet Rhythm
Molly Malone
If I Had A Ribbon Bow
Windy

BCP 68   Ralph Burns - Bijou

Ralph Burns (piano) Jimmy Raney (guitar) Clyde Lombardi (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, 1954-1955
Spring Sequence
Spring Is Here
Sprang
Echo Of Spring
Spring In Naples
same session
Gina
Autobahn Blues
Lover Come Back To Me
Perpetual Motion
Bijou

BCP 69   Claude Williamson - 'Round Midnight

Claude Williamson (piano) Red Mitchell (bass -1/8,10/12) Mel Lewis (drums -1/8,10/12)
Los Angeles, CA, December, 1956
1.Stella By Starlight
2.Somebody Loves Me
3.I'll Know
4.Surrey With The Fringe On Top
5.Polka Dots And Moonbeams
6.Hippy
7.Tea For Two
8.Stompin' At The Savoy
9.'Round Midnight
10.Just One Of Those Things
11.Love Is Here To Stay
12.The Song Is You

BCP 70   Frank Socolow - Sounds By Socolow

Eddie Bert (trombone) Frank Socolow (tenor, alto saxophone) Eddie Costa (piano) Sal Salvador (guitar) Bill Takus (bass) Jimmy Campbell (drums) Manny Albam, Bill Holman (arranger)
NYC, November, 1956
Miss Finegold
B6484But Not For Me
Swing Low, Sweet Socolow
How About You
B6485My Heart Stood Still
Little Joe
Farfel
I'll Take Romance
I Love You
I Cried For You

BCP 71   Stan Levey - Grand Stan

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Richie Kamuca (tenor saxophone) Sonny Clark (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November, 1956
Hit That Thing
Why Do I Love You
Blues At Sunrise
Angel Cakes
A Gal In Calico
Grand Stan
Yesterdays
Tiny's Tune

BCP 72   Herb Jeffries - Say It Isn't So

Herb Jeffries (vocals) The Bethlehem Orchestra, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, 1956
Say It Isn't So
Ghost Of A Chance
Penthouse Serenade
When Your Lover Has Gone
It's The Talk Of The Town
If You Could See Me Now
Angel Eyes
Glad To Be Unhappy
Easy To Remember
The End Of A Love Affair
I Only Have Eyes For You
Dinner For One Please James

BCP 73   Marilyn Moore - Moody

Joe Wilder (trumpet -1,3/9,12) Al Cohn (tenor saxophone, bass clarinet -1,3/12) Don Abney (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Marilyn Moore (vocals)
NYC, February-March, 1957
1.I'm Just A Lucky So And So
2.Ill Wind
3.If Love Is Trouble
4.Is You Is Or Is You Ain't My Baby
5.Born To Blow The Blues
6.Lover Come Back To Me
7.You're Driving Me Crazy
8.Trav'lin' All Alone
9.I Cried For You
10.Leavin' Town
11.Trouble Is A Man
12.I Got Rhythm

BCP 74   Sal Salvador - A Tribute To The Greats

Eddie Costa (piano, vibraphone) Sal Salvador (guitar) Sonny Dallas (bass) Ronnie Free (drums)
NYC, June 3-5, 1957
Artistry In Rhythm
Taps Miller
Prelude To A Kiss
Walking Shoes
Solos For Guitar
Four Brothers
In Your Own Sweet Way
Ruby, My Dear
Manteca
Cool Eyes
Yardbird Suite

BCP 75   Sam Most Plays Bird, Bud, Monk And Miles

Charles Harmon, Doug Mettome, Ed Reider, Al Stewart, Don Stratton (trumpet) Jim Dahl, Bill Elton, Frank Rehak (trombone) Sam Most (flute, clarinet) Dick Meldonian, Dave Schildkraut (alto saxophone) Ed Wasserman (tenor saxophone) Marty Flax (baritone saxophone) Bob Dorough (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Paul Motian (drums)
NYC, March 6, 1957
Strictly Confidential
'Round Midnight
Serpent's Tooth
Blue Bird
Doug Mettome (trumpet) Sam Most (flute, clarinet) Dave Schildkraut (alto saxophone) Bob Dorough (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Paul Motian (drums)
NYC, March 7, 1957
Half Nelson
In Walked Bud
Celia
Confirmation

BCP 76   Jerri Winters - Somebody Loves Me

Willis Thomas (trumpet, vocals) Jimmy Guinn (trombone, vocals) Al Belletto (clarinet, alto saxophone, vocals) Fred Crane (baritone saxophone, piano, vocals) Kenny O'Brien (bass -1/8) Ray Brown (bass -9/12) Louis Mariano (drums -9/12) Tom Montgomery (drums, vocals -1/8) Jerri Winters (vocals)
Chicago, IL, February, March, 1957
1.Sometimes I'm Happy
2.I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good
3.Ridin' On The Moon
4.All Or Nothing At All
5.In Other Words
6.There Will Never Be Another You
7.Kind Of Moody
8.I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
9.It's Always You
10.Somebody Loves Me
11.Dark Shadows
12.Crazy In The Heart

BCP 77   A Swinging Introduction To Jimmy Knepper

Gene Roland (trumpet -7/9) Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Gene Quill (alto saxophone -1/6) Bill Evans (piano -1/6) Bob Hammer (piano -7/9) Teddy Kotick (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums)
NYC, September, 1957
1.Love Letters
2. 6448Ogling Ogre
3. 6449You Stepped Out Of A Dream
4.How High The Moon
5.Idol Of The Flies
6.Avid Admier
7.Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You
8.Close As Pages In A Book
9.Irresistible You

BCP 78   The Amazing Mr. Sam Most

Sam Most (flute, clarinet) Hall Overton (piano) Jimmy Raney (guitar) Addison Farmer (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) unidentified strings, Teddy Charles (conductor)
NYC, October, 1957
Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise
Alone Together
When Your Lover Has Gone
Lover Man
It Might As Well Be Spring
You Stepped Out Of A Dream

BCP 79   Tony Ortega - Jazz For Young Moderns

Art Farmer (trumpet -6/10) Ray Starling (trumpet, mellophone -1/5) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone -1/5) Jim Buffington (French horn -6/10) Ray Tricarico (bassoon -6/10) Anthony Ortega (alto, tenor saxophone, clarinet, flute -1/5, alto saxophone, clarinet, flute -6/10) John Hafer (tenor saxophone -1/5, bass clarinet -6/10) Jay Cameron (baritone saxophone -1/5) Dick Wetmore (violin -6/10) Bobby Timmons (piano -1/5) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass -6/10) Ed Thigpen (drums -1/5) Nat Pierce (arranger -1/5) Bob Zieff (arranger -6/10)
NYC, 1958-1959
1.Just One Of Those Things
2.Bat Man's Blues
3.These Foolish Things
4.Tune For Mona
5.No Fi
6.Four To Four
7.I Can't Get Started
8.Cinderella's Curfew
9.I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You
10.Patting

BCP 80   Various Artists - Jazz City Presents Bethlehem Jazz Session

Frank Rosolino (trombone, leader) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone) Lou Levy (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Lawrence Marable (drums)
"Jazz City", Los Angeles, CA, June, 1957
It Had To Be You
Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Bill Kurasch, Rickey Mariano (violin) Stan Harris (viola) Fred Katz (cello) Howard Roberts (guitar) Bob Enevoldsen (bass) Don Heath (drums) Russ Garcia (leader)
"Jazz City", Los Angeles, CA, circa June, 1957
I'm Glad There Is You
Clora Bryant, Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Herbie Harper (trombone, leader) Herb Geller (alto saxophone) Bill Perkins (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Lady Be Good

BCP 81   Herbie Nichols - Love, Gloom, Cash, Love

Herbie Nichols (piano) George Duvivier (bass -1/8,10) Dannie Richmond (drums -1/8,10)
NYC, November 10, 1957
1.Too Close For Comfort
2.Every Cloud
3.Argumentative
4.Love, Gloom, Cash, Love
5.Portrait Of Ucha
6.Beyond Recall
7.All The Way
8.45 Degree Angle
9.Infatuation Eyes
10.S' Crazy Pad

BCP 82   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 1

Jim Bright, Jimmy Nottingham, Red Solomon (trumpet) Vern Friley, Frank Saracco, Ward Silloway, Kai Winding (trombone) Sid Cooper, Milt Yaner (alto saxophone) Boomie Richman, Sam Taylor (tenor saxophone) Dave McRae (baritone saxophone) Dave Martin (piano) Sidney Block (bass) Jimmy Crawford (drums) Chris Connor (vocals) Sy Oliver (arranger, conductor)
NYC, December 17 & 18, 1953
Blue Silhouette
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 20, 1954
Tune For Tex
Stu Williamson (trumpet) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 18, 1955
Slugger
Tony Scott (clarinet, bass clarinet) Dick Katz (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, January 20, 1955
Pick 'N' Pat
Frank Rosolino (trombone) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 27, 1955
Just Max
Bobby Troup (piano, vocals) Howard Roberts (guitar) Red Mitchell (bass) Don Heath (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 28, 1955
Jamboree Jones
Claude Williamson (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 1, 1955
Kelly Green
Joe DeRise (piano, vocals) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, March 10, 1955
My Romance
Ruby Braff (trumpet) Al Klink, Hymie Shertzer (alto saxophone) Boomie Richman, Bob Wilber (tenor saxophone) Sol Schlinger (baritone saxophone) Ellis Larkins (piano) Mundell Lowe, Art Ryerson (guitar) Walter Page (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, March 17 & 18, 1955
Easy Living
Don Abney (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass)
NYC, August 12, 1955
Stardust
Howard McGhee (trumpet) Sahib Shihab (baritone, alto saxophone) Duke Jordan (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
NYC, October 22, 1955
Tweedles
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
They Can't Take That Away From Me
** part of Bethlehem EXLP 3.

BCP 83   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 2

Stu Williamson (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 21, 1953
'S Nice
Ellis Larkins (piano) Everett Barksdale (guitar) Beverly Peer (bass) Chris Connor (vocals)
NYC, August 9 & 11, 1954
Come Back To Sorrento
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 6, 1954
West Coasting
Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone) Donn Trenner (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums) Helen Carr (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, January 5, 1955
Down In The Depths On The Ninetieth Floor
Bob Hardaway (tenor saxophone) Larry Bunker (vibraphone) Marty Paich (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Art Mardigan (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 21, 1955
Junior
Bobby Scott (piano)
Los Angeles, CA, January 23, 1955
Count Bill
Herbie Harper (trombone) Paul Saramento (tuba) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone) Jimmy Giuffre (tenor, baritone saxophone) Corky Hale (harp) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Harry Babasin (bass) Irv Cottler (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 25, 1955
Angus
J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) Dick Katz (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
NYC, January 27, 1955
Going Rock
Hal McKusick (clarinet, alto saxophone) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, February 17, 1955
Blue-Who
Frank Beach (trumpet) 1 french horn (French horn) 2 flutes (flute) 1 bass clarinet (bass clarinet) 1 harp (harp) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Mel Torme (vocals) unidentified rhythm and strings, Al Pellegrini (conductor)
NYC, August 28-30, 1955
I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good
Conte Candoli, Pete Candoli (trumpet) Russ Cheever (soprano saxophone) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone) Bill Holman (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone saxophone) Russ Garcia (piano, arranger, conductor) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, 1955
Wingville
Howard McGhee (trumpet) Ralph Sharon (piano) Jay Cave (bass) Christy Febbo (drums) Johnny Hartman (vocals)
1955
September Song
** part of Bethlehem EXLP 3.

BCP 84   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 3

Herbie Mann (flute, tenor saxophone) Mat Mathews (accordion) Mundell Lowe (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Carmen McRae (vocals)
NYC, October 6, 1954
Easy To Love
Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Terry Pollard (piano) Howard Roberts (guitar) Herman Wright (bass) Frank DeVito (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 10, 1955
Emaline
Doug Mettome (trumpet) Urbie Green (trombone) Danny Bank (flute, clarinet, baritone saxophone) Ike Horowitz (tenor saxophone, bass clarinet, flute) Jimmy Lyon (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, January 19, 1955
Mutation
Howard Rich (trumpet) Don Elliott (trumpet, mellophone, vibraphone, vocals) Billy Byers (trombone) Hal McKusick (flute, alto saxophone) Al Cohn (tenor saxophone) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Mel Zelnick (drums)
NYC, January 19, February 22, 1955
Summer Setting
Dick Healey (alto, tenor saxophone, flute, clarinet, piccolo, bass) Erroll Buddle (tenor saxophone, bassoon) Bryce Rohde (piano) Jack Brokensha (drums, vibraphone)
NYC, February 21, 1955
The Girl With The Flaxen Hair
Joe Roland (vibraphone) Freddie Redd (piano) Dick Garcia (guitar) Danny Martucci (bass) Ron Jefferson (drums)
NYC, March 17 & 18, 1955
Stairway To The Steinway
Herbie Mann (flute, tenor saxophone) Ralph Sharon (piano) Joe Puma (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Chris Connor (vocals)
NYC, April, 1955
Blame It On My Youth
Herbie Mann, Sam Most (flute) Joe Puma (guitar) Jimmy Gannon (bass) Lee Kleinman (drums)
NYC, October 12 & 17, 1955
Let's Get Away From It All
Charlie Shavers (trumpet) unidentified large studio orchestra, Sy Oliver (arranger, conductor)
NYC, 1955
Ill Wind
Nick Perito (accordion) Betty Glamann (harp) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Rufus Smith (bass) Frank Garisto (drums)
Pulling Strings
Buddy Collette (flute) Bobby Troup (piano) Howard Roberts (guitar) Bob Enevoldsen (bass) Julie London (vocals)
1955-1956
Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child
Ralph Sharon (piano) Jay Cave (bass) Christy Febbo (drums)
NYC, 1956
You Stepped Out Of A Dream
** part of Bethlehem EXLP 3.

BCP 85   Various Artists - Nothing Cheesy About This Jazz

Ruby Braff (trumpet) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Walter Page (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, October, 1954
Struttin' With Some Barbecue
Joe Wilder (trumpet) Pete Brown (alto saxophone) Wade Legge (piano) Wally Richardson (guitar) Gene Ramey (bass) Rudy Collins (drums)
NYC, November 16, 1954
There Will Never Be Another You
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 6, 1954
Exaktamo
Jonah Jones (trumpet) Vic Dickenson (trombone) Edmond Hall (clarinet) Kenny Kersey (piano) Pops Foster (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, December 9, 1954
European Blues
Clark Terry, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Dave Schildkraut (alto saxophone) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Earl Knight (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass, cello) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, December 17, 1954
Jack The Bear
John LaPorta (clarinet, alto saxophone) Teo Macero (tenor, baritone saxophone) Charles Mingus (bass, piano) Clem DeRosa (drums, tambourine)
NYC, December, 1954
Thrice Upon A Theme
Stu Williamson (trumpet) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 18, 1955
Slugger
Bob Hardaway (tenor saxophone) Larry Bunker (vibraphone) Marty Paich (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Art Mardigan (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 21, 1955
Irresistible You
Herbie Mann (flute) Ralph Sharon (piano) Jay Cave (bass) Christy Febbo (drums) Terry Morel (vocals)
Montclair Supper Club, Jackson Heights, Long Island, NY, late 1955
You're Not The Kind
John Glasel (trumpet) Sonny Truitt (trombone) Bob Wilber (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Bob Hammer (piano) Bill Britto (bass) Jackie Moffitt (drums)
NYC, January, 1956
My Old Flame
Howard McGhee (trumpet) Danny Bank, Phil Bonder, Sid Brown, Leon Cohen, Herbie Mann (saxophones) Donn Trenner (piano) Al Caiola (guitar) Arnold Fishkin (bass) Osie Johnson, Don Lamond (drums) Frank Hunter (arranger, director)
NYC, February 14 & 15, 1956
The Best Things In Life Are Free
Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Ralph Martin (piano) Sal Salvador (guitar) Danny Martucci (bass) Joe Morello (drums)
NYC, July, 1956
You're Driving Me Crazy

BCP 86   Various Artists - We Cut This Album For Bread

Joe Wilder (trumpet) Pete Brown (alto saxophone) Wade Legge (piano) Wally Richardson (guitar) Gene Ramey (bass) Rudy Collins (drums)
NYC, November 16, 1954
Used Blues
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 20, 1954
On The Alamo
Eddie Shu (trumpet, clarinet, alto, tenor saxophone) Bobby Scott (piano) Vinnie Burke (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, November 26, 1954
Blues For Baby
Stu Williamson (trumpet) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 18, 1955
Sapphire
Bob Hardaway (tenor saxophone) Larry Bunker (vibraphone) Marty Paich (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Art Mardigan (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 21, 1955
Junior
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 1, 1955
Scrapple From The Apple
Herbie Mann (flute) Ralph Sharon (piano) Jay Cave (bass) Christy Febbo (drums) Terry Morel (vocals)
Montclair Supper Club, Jackson Heights, Long Island, NY, late 1955
How About You
John Glasel (trumpet) Sonny Truitt (trombone) Bob Wilber (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Bob Hammer (piano) Bill Britto (bass) Jackie Moffitt (drums)
NYC, January, 1956
Giggles
Howard McGhee (trumpet) Danny Bank, Phil Bonder, Sid Brown, Leon Cohen, Herbie Mann (saxophones) Donn Trenner (piano) Al Caiola (guitar) Arnold Fishkin (bass) Osie Johnson, Don Lamond (drums) Frank Hunter (arranger, director)
NYC, February 14 & 15, 1956
Sonny Boy
Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Ralph Martin (piano) Sal Salvador (guitar) Danny Martucci (bass) Joe Morello (drums)
NYC, July, 1956
The Carioca
Herb Jeffries (vocals) The Bethlehem Orchestra, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, 1956
Say It Isn't So

BCP 87   Various Artists - Double Barrell Jazz

Ruby Braff (trumpet) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Walter Page (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, October, 1954
Mean To Me
Eddie Shu (trumpet, clarinet, alto, tenor saxophone) Bobby Scott (piano) Vinnie Burke (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, November 26, 1954
On East Side
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 6, 1954
Extraversion
West Coasting
Clark Terry, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Dave Schildkraut (alto saxophone) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Earl Knight (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass, cello) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, December 17, 1954
Swing 'Til The Girls Come Home
Stu Williamson (trumpet) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 18, 1955
There Will Never Be Another You
Bob Hardaway (tenor saxophone) Larry Bunker (vibraphone) Marty Paich (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Art Mardigan (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 21, 1955
Lou's Blue
Herbie Mann (flute) Ralph Sharon (piano) Jay Cave (bass) Christy Febbo (drums) Terry Morel (vocals)
Montclair Supper Club, Jackson Heights, Long Island, NY, late 1955
The Night We Called It A Day
John Glasel (trumpet) Sonny Truitt (trombone) Bob Wilber (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Bob Hammer (piano) Bill Britto (bass) Jackie Moffitt (drums)
NYC, January, 1956
Giggles
Over The Rainbow
Howard McGhee (trumpet) Danny Bank, Phil Bonder, Sid Brown, Leon Cohen, Herbie Mann (saxophones) Donn Trenner (piano) Al Caiola (guitar) Arnold Fishkin (bass) Osie Johnson, Don Lamond (drums) Frank Hunter (arranger, director)
NYC, February 14 & 15, 1956
The Thrill Is Gone
Eddie Bert (trombone) Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Eddie Costa (vibraphone) John Williams (piano) Sal Salvador (guitar) Sonny Dallas (bass) Jimmy Campbell (drums)
NYC, July, 1956
Delighted
Took The Spook
Herb Jeffries (vocals) The Bethlehem Orchestra, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, 1956
Ghost Of A Chance
Nina Simone (piano, vocals) Jimmy Bond (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
NYC, 1957
I Loves You, Porgy

BCP 88   Various Artists - Jazz Music For People Who Don't Care About Money

Joe Wilder (trumpet) Pete Brown (alto saxophone) Wade Legge (piano) Wally Richardson (guitar) Gene Ramey (bass) Rudy Collins (drums)
NYC, November 16, 1954
Delta Blues
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 20, 1954
Tune For Tex
Eddie Shu (trumpet, clarinet, alto, tenor saxophone) Bobby Scott (piano) Vinnie Burke (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, November 26, 1954
Peace
Clark Terry, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Dave Schildkraut (alto saxophone) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Earl Knight (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass, cello) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, December 17, 1954
Chuckles
Ruby Braff (trumpet) Ed Hubble (trombone) Sam Margolis (tenor saxophone) Dick Katz (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Izzy Skylar (drums)
NYC, December 31, 1954, January 1, 1955
Auld Lang Style
Thad Jones (trumpet) John LaPorta (clarinet, alto saxophone) Teo Macero (tenor, baritone saxophone) Jackson Wiley (cello) Charles Mingus (bass, piano) Clem DeRosa (drums, tambourine)
NYC, December, 1954
Stormy Weather
Jonah Jones (trumpet) Urbie Green (trombone) George Clarke (tenor saxophone) Kenny Kersey (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
Stu Williamson (trumpet) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 20, 1955
The Lady Is A Tramp
Herbie Mann (flute) Ralph Sharon (piano) Jay Cave (bass) Christy Febbo (drums) Terry Morel (vocals)
Montclair Supper Club, Jackson Heights, Long Island, NY, late 1955
The One I Love Belongs To Somebody Else
A Hundred Years From Today
John Glasel (trumpet) Sonny Truitt (trombone) Bob Wilber (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Bob Hammer (piano) Bill Britto (bass) Jackie Moffitt (drums)
NYC, January, 1956
Phweedah
Howard McGhee (trumpet) Danny Bank, Phil Bonder, Sid Brown, Leon Cohen, Herbie Mann (saxophones) Donn Trenner (piano) Al Caiola (guitar) Arnold Fishkin (bass) Osie Johnson, Don Lamond (drums) Frank Hunter (arranger, director)
NYC, February 14 & 15, 1956
So Blue
Eddie Costa (piano) Sal Salvador (guitar) Bill Crow (bass) Joe Morello (drums)
NYC, July, 1956
Two Sleepy People
Herb Jeffries (vocals) The Bethlehem Orchestra, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, 1956
Penthouse Serenade

BCP 89   Various Artists - We've Built A Jazz Album For You

Joe Wilder (trumpet) Pete Brown (alto saxophone) 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
Everything Happens To Me
add Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone saxophone)
Los Angeles, CA, December 6, 1954
Lightnin' Bug
Stu Williamson (trumpet) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 20, 1955
Stu's Dues Blues
Bob Hardaway (tenor saxophone) Marty Paich (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Larry Bunker (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 22, 1955
Out Of Nowhere
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 1, 1955
Long Ago And Far Away
Ruby Braff (trumpet) Al Klink, Hymie Shertzer (alto saxophone) Boomie Richman, Bob Wilber (tenor saxophone) Sol Schlinger (baritone saxophone) Ellis Larkins (piano) Mundell Lowe, Art Ryerson (guitar) Walter Page (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, March 17 & 18, 1955
I'll Be Around
Herbie Mann (flute) Ralph Sharon (piano) Jay Cave (bass) Christy Febbo (drums) Terry Morel (vocals)
Montclair Supper Club, Jackson Heights, Long Island, NY, late 1955
You Stepped Out Of A Dream
John Glasel (trumpet) Sonny Truitt (trombone) Bob Wilber (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Bob Hammer (piano) Bill Britto (bass) Jackie Moffitt (drums)
NYC, January, 1956
The View From Jazzbo's Head
Howard McGhee (trumpet) Danny Bank, Phil Bonder, Sid Brown, Leon Cohen, Herbie Mann (saxophones) Donn Trenner (piano) Al Caiola (guitar) Arnold Fishkin (bass) Osie Johnson, Don Lamond (drums) Frank Hunter (arranger, director)
NYC, February 14 & 15, 1956
Life Is Just A Bowl Of Cherries
Phil Woods (alto saxophone -2) Eddie Costa (piano -1) Ralph Martin (piano -2) Sal Salvador (guitar) Bill Crow (bass -1) Danny Martucci (bass -2) Joe Morello (drums)
NYC, July, 1956
1.Joe And Me
2.I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good
Herb Jeffries (vocals) The Bethlehem Orchestra, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, 1956
Easy To Remember
Dinner For One Please James

BCP 90   Various Artists - A Handful Of Cool Jazz

Ruby Braff (trumpet) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Walter Page (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, October, 1954
Ellie
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 20, 1954
I'll Remember April
Thad Jones (trumpet -1) John LaPorta (clarinet, alto saxophone) Teo Macero (tenor, baritone saxophone) Jackson Wiley (cello -1) Charles Mingus (bass, piano) Clem DeRosa (drums, tambourine)
NYC, December, 1954
1.What Is This Thing Called Love
2.Four Hands
Jonah Jones (trumpet) Urbie Green (trombone) George Clarke (tenor saxophone) Kenny Kersey (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
Stars Fell On Alabama
Stu Williamson (trumpet) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 18, 1955
Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Bob Hardaway (tenor saxophone) Marty Paich (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Larry Bunker (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 22, 1955
Indiana
Claude Williamson (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 1, 1955
Kelly Green
Herbie Mann, Sam Most (flute) Joe Puma (guitar) Jimmy Gannon (bass) Lee Kleinman (drums)
NYC, October 12 & 17, 1955
Love Letters
Herbie Mann (flute) Ralph Sharon (piano) Jay Cave (bass) Christy Febbo (drums) Terry Morel (vocals)
Montclair Supper Club, Jackson Heights, Long Island, NY, late 1955
More Than You Know
Howard McGhee (trumpet) Danny Bank, Phil Bonder, Sid Brown, Leon Cohen, Herbie Mann (saxophones) Donn Trenner (piano) Al Caiola (guitar) Arnold Fishkin (bass) Osie Johnson, Don Lamond (drums) Frank Hunter (arranger, director)
NYC, February 14 & 15, 1956
I'm A Dreamer Aren't We All
Herb Jeffries (vocals) The Bethlehem Orchestra, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, 1956
It's The Talk Of The Town
Glad To Be Unhappy
The End Of A Love Affair

BCP 91   Various Artists - A Lot Of Yarn But A Well Knittled Jazz Album

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 20, 1954
Night Flight
Eddie Shu (trumpet, clarinet, alto, tenor saxophone) Bobby Scott (piano) Vinnie Burke (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, November 26, 1954
Tom Dick And Jim
Clark Terry, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Dave Schildkraut (alto saxophone) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Earl Knight (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass, cello) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, December 17, 1954
Tamalpais
Jonah Jones (trumpet) Urbie Green (trombone) George Clarke (tenor saxophone) Kenny Kersey (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, December, 1954
You're The Cream In My Coffee
Stu Williamson (trumpet) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 18, 1955
Sunday
Stu Williamson (trumpet) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 20, 1955
Yardbird Suite
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 1, 1955
Happy Minor
Ruby Braff (trumpet) Al Klink, Hymie Shertzer (alto saxophone) Boomie Richman, Bob Wilber (tenor saxophone) Sol Schlinger (baritone saxophone) Ellis Larkins (piano) Mundell Lowe, Art Ryerson (guitar) Walter Page (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, March 17 & 18, 1955
When You're Smiling
Herbie Mann (flute) Ralph Sharon (piano) Jay Cave (bass) Christy Febbo (drums) Terry Morel (vocals)
Montclair Supper Club, Jackson Heights, Long Island, NY, late 1955
The Gentleman Is A Dope
John Glasel (trumpet) Sonny Truitt (trombone) Bob Wilber (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Bob Hammer (piano) Bill Britto (bass) Jackie Moffitt (drums)
NYC, January, 1956
The Troglodyte
Howard McGhee (trumpet) Danny Bank, Phil Bonder, Sid Brown, Leon Cohen, Herbie Mann (saxophones) Donn Trenner (piano) Al Caiola (guitar) Arnold Fishkin (bass) Osie Johnson, Don Lamond (drums) Frank Hunter (arranger, director)
NYC, February 14 & 15, 1956
Boroken Hearted
My Sin
Eddie Costa (piano) Sal Salvador (guitar) Bill Crow (bass) Joe Morello (drums)
NYC, July, 1956
Flamingo
Herb Jeffries (vocals) The Bethlehem Orchestra, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, 1956
If You Could See Me Now

BCP 92   Various Artists - No Sour Grapes, Just Pure Jazz

Ruby Braff (trumpet) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Walter Page (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, October, 1954
Blue And Sentimental
Joe Wilder (trumpet) Pete Brown (alto saxophone) Wade Legge (piano) Wally Richardson (guitar) Gene Ramey (bass) Rudy Collins (drums)
NYC, November 16, 1954
The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
Eddie Shu (trumpet, clarinet, alto, tenor saxophone) Bobby Scott (piano) Vinnie Burke (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, November 26, 1954
Justice
Clark Terry, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Dave Schildkraut (alto saxophone) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Earl Knight (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass, cello) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, December 17, 1954
Mood Indigo
Ruby Braff (trumpet) Ed Hubble (trombone) Sam Margolis (tenor saxophone) Dick Katz (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Izzy Skylar (drums)
NYC, December 31, 1954, January 1, 1955
Sometimes I'm Happy
Jonah Jones (trumpet) Urbie Green (trombone) George Clarke (tenor saxophone) Kenny Kersey (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, December, 1954
J.J. Special
Stu Williamson (trumpet) Claude Williamson (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 20, 1955
The Things We Did Last Summer
Claude Williamson (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 1, 1955
Bluesology
Herbie Mann (flute) Ralph Sharon (piano) Jay Cave (bass) Christy Febbo (drums) Terry Morel (vocals)
Montclair Supper Club, Jackson Heights, Long Island, NY, late 1955
Who Cares
John Glasel (trumpet) Sonny Truitt (trombone) Bob Wilber (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Bob Hammer (piano) Bill Britto (bass) Jackie Moffitt (drums)
NYC, January, 1956
Our Delight
Howard McGhee (trumpet) Danny Bank, Phil Bonder, Sid Brown, Leon Cohen, Herbie Mann (saxophones) Donn Trenner (piano) Al Caiola (guitar) Arnold Fishkin (bass) Osie Johnson, Don Lamond (drums) Frank Hunter (arranger, director)
NYC, February 14 & 15, 1956
My Song
Together
Eddie Costa (piano) Sal Salvador (guitar) Bill Crow (bass) Joe Morello (drums)
NYC, July, 1956
They Say It's Wonderful
Herb Jeffries (vocals) The Bethlehem Orchestra, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, 1956
Angel Eyes