Bethlehem Records Catalog: Extra series, 1000 series

Bethlehem Extra series (12 inch LP)

EXLP-1   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
Frank Beach, Buddy Childers, Don Fagerquist, Maynard Ferguson, Ray Linn, Howard McGhee, Uan Rasey (trumpet) Bob Enevoldsen, Herbie Harper, Joe Howard, Tommy Pederson, Frank Rosolino, Lloyd Ulyate (trombone) John Cave, Vince DeRosa (French horn) Albert Pollan (tuba) Sam Most (flute) Bill Holman (tenor sax, clarinet) Ralph Sharon, Claude Williamson (piano) Stan Levey (drums) Irv Kluger, Alvin Stoller (drums, timpani, vibes) 10 violin, 2 viola, 1 cello, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, 1957?
Introduction
Crap Game Fugue
Crown And Robbins Fight
Storm Music
Howard McGhee (trumpet) Sam Most (flute, clarinet, alto sax) Betty Roche as Clara (vocals) unidentified rhythm
Summertime
Summertime (reprise)
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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)
A Woman Is A Sometime Thing
It Takes A Long Pull To Get There
It Takes A Long Pull To Get There (reprise)
Mel Torme as Porgy (vocals)
They Pass By Singing
I Can't Puzzle This Thing Out
The Buzzard Song
I Got Plenty Of Nuthin' (reprise)
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
Overflow
I'm On My Way
omit Torme as Porgy
Train Song
Somebody Knockin'
Doctor Jesus (reprise)
Clara, Don't Be Downhearted
Good Mornin'
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
Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone) Bill Holman (tenor sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums) George Kirby as Sportin' Life (vocals)
It Ain't Necessarily So
Frances Faye as Bess, Johnny Hartman as Crown (vocals)
What Do You Want With Bess
Sallie Blair as Serena (vocals)
Doctor Jesus
Loulie Jean Norman as Strawberry Woman (vocals)
Street Cries: Strawberry Woman
Bob Dorough as Crab Man (vocals)
Street Cries: Crab Man
Johnny Hartman as Crown (vocals)
If God Wants To Kill Me
Howard McGhee (trumpet) Sam Most (flute, clarinet, alto sax) Johnny Hartman as Crown (vocals) unidentified rhythm
A Red Headed Woman
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
Herbie Mann (flute) Dick Healey (flute, clarinet) Erroll Buddle (tenor, baritone sax, clarinet) Jack Brokensha (vibes) Bryce Rohde (piano) Sal Salvador (guitar) Jimmy Gannon (bass) Nick Stabulas (drums) Joe Derise as Peter/The Honey Man (vocals)
NYC, 1957?
The Honey Man
Street Cries: The Honey Man

EXLP-2   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Grab Bag

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
Eddie Costa (piano, vibes) Sal Salvador (guitar) George Roumanias (bass) Jimmy Campbell (drums)
NYC, January 13 & 14, 1956
All The Things You Are
Claude Williamson (piano) Don Prell (bass) Chuck Flores (drums)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, January 19, 1956
Have You Met Miss Jones
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
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Eddie Costa (vibes) Donn Trenner (piano) Whitey Mitchell (bass) Davey Williams (drums) Betty Roche (vocals)
NYC, April, 1956
Route 66
Frank Rosolino (trombone) Sonny Clark (piano) Wilfred Middlebrooks (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, May, 1956
My Delux
Pat Moran (piano, vocals) John Doling (bass, vocals) Johnny Whited (drums, vocals) Bev Kelly (vocals)
Hollywood, CA, May, 1956
Pick Yourself Up
Sam Most (flute, clarinet) Bob Dorough (piano) Bill Crow (bass) Joe Morello (drums)
NYC, July, 1956
House Of Bread Blues
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
The Varsity Drag
Herbie Mann (flute) Joe Puma (guitar) Whitey Mitchell (bass) Herb Wasserman (drums)
NYC, 1956
Scuffles
Frances Faye as Bess, Mel Torme as Porgy (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, 1957?
Bess, You Is My Woman Now

EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best

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
Blue Silhouette
Stu Williamson (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Charlie Mariano (alto sax) 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
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
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 20, 1954
Tune For Tex
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
West Coasting
Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Charlie Mariano (alto sax) 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
Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Terry Pollard (piano) Howard Roberts (guitar) Herman Wright (bass) Frank DeVito (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 10, 1955
Emaline
Stu Williamson (trumpet) Charlie Mariano (alto sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 18, 1955
Slugger
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) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, January 19, 1955
Mutation
Howard Rich (trumpet) Don Elliott (trumpet, mellophone, vibes, vocals) Billy Byers (trombone) Hal McKusick (flute, alto sax) Al Cohn (tenor sax) Danny Bank (baritone sax) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Mel Zelnick (drums)
NYC, January 19 & February 22, 1955
Summer Setting
Tony Scott (clarinet, bass clarinet) Dick Katz (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, January 20, 1955
Pick 'N' Pat
Bob Hardaway (tenor sax) Larry Bunker (vibes) 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 sax) Jimmy Giuffre (tenor, baritone sax) Corky Hale (harp) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Harry Babasin (bass) Irv Cottler (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 25, 1955
Angus
Frank Rosolino (trombone) Charlie Mariano (alto sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 27, 1955
Just Max
J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) Dick Katz (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
NYC, January 27, 1955
Going Rock
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
Hal McKusick (alto sax, clarinet) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, February 17, 1955
Blue-Who
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
The Girl With The Flaxen Hair
Joe DeRise (piano, vocals) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, March 10, 1955
My Romance
Joe Roland (vibes) Freddie Redd (piano) Dick Garcia (guitar) Danny Martucci (bass) Ron Jefferson (drums)
NYC, March 17 & 18, 1955
Stairway To The Steinway
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)
Easy Living
Herbie Mann (flute, tenor sax) Ralph Sharon (piano) Joe Puma (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Chris Connor (vocals)
NYC, April, 1955
Blame It On My Youth
Don Abney (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass)
NYC, August 12, 1955
Stardust
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
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
Howard McGhee (trumpet) Sahib Shihab (baritone, alto sax) Duke Jordan (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
NYC, October 22, 1955
Tweedles
Nick Perito (accordion) Betty Glamann (harp) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Rufus Smith (bass) Frank Garisto (drums)
NYC, 1955
Pulling Strings
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
Howard McGhee (trumpet) Ralph Sharon (piano) Jay Cave (bass) Christy Febbo (drums) Johnny Hartman (vocals)
1955
September Song
Charlie Shavers (trumpet) unidentified large studio orchestra, Sy Oliver (arranger, conductor)
NYC, 1955
Ill Wind
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
Wingville
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
** same contents as Bethlehem BCP-82 + BCP-83 + BCP-84.

Bethlehem 1000 series (10 inch LP)

BCP-1001   Chris Connor Sings Lullabys Of Birdland

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
All About Ronnie
I Hear Music
Come Back To Sorrento

BCP-1002   Chris Connor Sings Lullabys For Lovers

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
Out Of This World
Lush Life

BCP-1003   Oscar Pettiford Modern Quintet

Julius Watkins (French horn) Charlie Rouse (tenor sax) 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

BCP-1004   Bobby Scott - Great Scott

Bobby Scott (piano) Whitey Mitchell (bass) Bill Bradley Jr. (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

BCP-1005   Ruby Braff Swings

Ruby Braff (trumpet) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Walter Page (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, October, 1954
Struttin' With Some Barbecue
Mean To Me
Ellie
You're A Sweetheart
Blue And Sentimental
Blue Room
I Can't Get Started
This Can't Be Love

BCP-1006   Hank D'Amico Quartet - Holiday With Hank

Hank D'Amico (clarinet) Billy Triglia (piano) Milton 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

BCP-1007   Charlie Shavers - Horn O' Plenty

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
Young Man With A Horn / When It's Sleepy Time Down South / After You've Gone / Echoes Of Harlem / And The Angels Sing / Ciribiribin / Salt Peanuts / Young Man With A Horn
Dark Eyes
Moten Swing
Desert Dawn

BCP-1008   Aaron Sachs Quintette

Urbie Green (trombone) Aaron Sachs (tenor sax, clarinet) Danny Bank (baritone sax) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Clyde Lombardi (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, November, 1954
One Track
Kingfish
Helen
Conversation
If You Are But A Dream
The Bullfrog

BCP-1009   Bobby Scott - East Coast Jazz/1

Ronnie Woellner (trumpet) Eddie Bert (trombone) Hal McKusick (alto sax) Al Epstein (baritone sax) Bobby Scott (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, November, 1954
Dot
Moon Tan
Betty
Aunt Sarah
Cerebellum

BCP-1010   Vinnie Burke - East Coast Jazz/2

Ronnie Odrich (flute, clarinet -1/7) Don Burns (accordion -1/7) Barry Galbraith (guitar -1/7) Joe Cinderella (guitar -8) Vinnie Burke (bass)
NYC, 1954
1.The Continental
2.For All We Know
3.Yesterdays
4.Imagination
5.Time Out
6.On The Alamo
7.Honeysuckle Rose
8.Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise

BCP-1011   Pete Brown - Peter The Great

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
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

BCP-1012   Joe Puma - East Coast Jazz/3

Don Elliott (vibes) Barry Galbraith, Joe Puma (guitar) Vinnie Burke (bass) Teddy Sommer (drums)
NYC, November 30, 1954
Loris
A Little Rainy
What Is There To Say
Hallelujah
How About You
Pumatic
Liza
Moon Song

BCP-1013   Eddie Shu Quartet

Eddie Shu (trumpet, clarinet, alto, tenor sax) 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

BCP-1014   Jonah Jones Sextet

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
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
You're The Cream In My Coffee
Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
J.J. Special
Stars Fell On Alabama

BCP-1015   Terry Pollard

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-1016   Conte Candoli - Sincerely, Conte

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

BCP-1017   Stan Levey Plays The Composition Of Bill Holman, Bob Cooper And Jimmy Giuffre

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
Extraversion
Drum Sticks
Lightnin' Bug
West Coasting
Fast Clip

BCP-1018   Herbie Mann - East Coast Jazz/4

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

BCP-1019   Oscar Pettiford - Basically Duke

Clark Terry, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor sax) Dave Schildkraut (alto sax) Danny Bank (baritone sax) 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

BCP-1020   Milt Hinton - East Coast Jazz/5

Tony Scott (clarinet, bass clarinet) Dick Katz (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, January 20, 1955
Milt To The Hilt
Don't Blame Me
Ebony Silhouette
Cantus Firmus

BCP-1021   Charlie Shavers - The Most Intimate

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

BCP-1022   Charlie Mariano Sextet

Stu Williamson (trumpet -1/4,6) Frank Rosolino (trombone -1/4) Charlie Mariano (alto sax) 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

BCP-1023   Carmen McRae

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
Old Devil Moon
Tip Toe Gently
Tony Scott (clarinet -1/3, piano -4) Dick Katz (piano -1/3) Skip Fawcett (bass -1/3) Osie Johnson (drums -1/3) Carmen McRae (vocals)
NYC, December, 1954
1.You Made Me Care
2.Last Time For Love
3.Too Much In Love To Care
4.Misery

BCP-1024   Stu Williamson - Sapphire

Stu Williamson (trumpet) Charlie Mariano (alto sax -1,2,4/7) Claude Williamson (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 18, 1955
1.Slugger
2.There Will Never Be Another You
3.Autumn In New York
4.Sunday
5.Sapphire
6.Don't Get Around Much Anymore
7.Strike Up The Band
Stu Williamson (trumpet) Claude Williamson (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 20, 1955
The Things We Did Last Summer

BCP-1025   Herbie Harper

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
Anything Goes
I'm Old Fashioned
My Romance (mistitled as I'll Take Romance)
Topsy
How Deep Is The Ocean
Now You Know
Angus

BCP-1026   Bob Hardaway - Lou's Blue

Bob Hardaway (tenor sax) Larry Bunker (vibes) 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 sax) Marty Paich (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Larry Bunker (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 22, 1955
I Cover The Waterfront
Indiana
Out Of Nowhere
Deep Purple

BCP-1027   Helen Carr

Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Charlie Mariano (alto sax) Donn Trenner (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Stan Levey (drums) Helen Carr (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, January 5, 1955
Not Mine
I Don't Want To Cry Anymore
Tulip Or Turnip
Memory Of The Rain
Down In The Depths On The Ninetieth Floor
You're Driving Me Crazy
I'm Glad There Is You
Moments Like This

BCP-1028   Max Bennett Quintet

Frank Rosolino (trombone) Charlie Mariano (alto sax) 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

BCP-1029   The Composition Of Bobby Scott, Vol. 2

Conte Candoli (trumpet -1/3,5,7) Frank Rosolino (trombone -1/3,5,7) Charlie Mariano (alto sax -1/3,5,7) Bill Holman (tenor sax -1/3,5,7) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone sax -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
8.Makin' Whoopee

BCP-1030   The Songs Of Bobby Troup

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

BCP-1031   Australian Jazz Quartet

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

BCP-1032   Ruby Braff - Holiday In Braff

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-1033   Red Mitchell - Happy Minor

Conte Candoli (trumpet -1/4) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone -1/4) Zoot Sims (tenor sax -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
7.Once In A While

BCP-1034   Ruby Braff - Ball At Bethlehem

Ruby Braff (trumpet) Ed Hubble (trombone) Sam Margolis (tenor sax) Dick Katz (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Izzy Skylar (drums)
NYC, December 31, 1954 & January 1, 1955
You Can Depend On Me
Auld Lang Style
I'm Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter
Rosetta
Sometimes I'm Happy

BCP-1035   Dick Wetmore

Dick Wetmore (violin) Ray Santisi (piano) Bill Nordstrom (bass) Jimmy Zitano (drums)
circa 1954 or 1955
Rondette
Sad Walk
Re-Search
Piece Caprico
Just Duo
Pomp
Brash
Shiftful

BCP-1036   Paula Castle - Lost Love

Sam Most (flute) Ronnie Selbey (piano) Chet Amsterdam (bass) Herb Wasserman (drums) Paula Castle (vocals)
circa 1954 or 1955
I'm Shooting High
Yesterday's Gardenias
Here I Am In Love Again
Mountain Greenery
Lost Love
You Don't Know What Love Is
Love Is One Way Street
Why Can't I

BCP-1037   not used

BCP-1038   not used

BCP-1039   Joe DeRise

Joe DeRise (piano, vocals) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, March 10, 1955
Comes Love
It Might As Well Be Spring
My Romance
Maybe
How High The Moon
A Fine Romance
Mountain Greenery
How Long Has This Been Going On

BCP-1040   Russ Garcia - Wigville

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
Smogville
Livin' It Up
Love Row
Lonely One
Then The Lid Blew Off