Bethlehem Records Discography: 1955

1955

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 MineBethlehem BCP-1027
I Don't Want To Cry Anymore-
Tulip Or Turnip-
Memory Of The Rain-
Down In The Depths On The Ninetieth FloorBethlehem BCP-1027, BCP-83
You're Driving Me CrazyBethlehem BCP-1027
I'm Glad There Is You-
Moments Like This-
* Bethlehem BCP-83   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 2
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-1027   Helen Carr

Terry Pollard Quintet

Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Terry Pollard (piano) Howard Roberts (guitar) Herman Wright (bass) Frank DeVito (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 10, 1955
FeddiBethlehem BCP-1015, BCP-1
Laura-
Where Or When-
Autumn Serenade-
The More I See You-
Scrapple From The Apple-
Almost Like Being In Love-
EmalineBethlehem BCP-1015, BCP-1, BCP-84
* Bethlehem BCP-1   Bobby Scott - Terry Pollard
* Bethlehem BCP-84   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 3
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-1015   Terry Pollard

Urbie Green Septet

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
On Green Dolphin StreetBethlehem BCP-14
How About YouBethlehem BCP-14, BCP-6036
SassafrasBethlehem BCP-14
* Bethlehem BCP-14   Urbie Green - East Coast Jazz/6
* Bethlehem BCP-6036   Various Artists - Trombone Band Stand

Marty Paich Septet

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 SylvaBethlehem BCP-6039
Tomjean-
Stranger In The Rain-
Kentucky Blue Grass-
* Bethlehem BCP-6039   Russ Garcia And Marty Paich - Jazz Music For The Birds And The Hep Cats

Stu Williamson Quintet

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.SluggerBethlehem BCP-1024, BCP-31, BCP-82, BCP-85
2.There Will Never Be Another YouBethlehem BCP-1024, BCP-31, BCP-87
3.Autumn In New YorkBethlehem BCP-1024
4.SundayBethlehem BCP-1024, BCP-31, BCP-91
5.SapphireBethlehem BCP-1024, BCP-31, BCP-86
6.Don't Get Around Much AnymoreBethlehem BCP-1024, BCP-31, BCP-90
7.Strike Up The BandBethlehem BCP-1024
* Bethlehem BCP-31   Stu Williamson Plays
* Bethlehem BCP-82   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 1
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-85   Various Artists - Nothing Cheesy About This Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-87   Various Artists - Double Barrell Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-91   Various Artists - A Lot Of Yarn But A Well Knittled Jazz Album
* Bethlehem BCP-86   Various Artists - We Cut This Album For Bread
* Bethlehem BCP-90   Various Artists - A Handful Of Cool Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-1024   Stu Williamson - Sapphire

Urbie Green Septet

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
MutationBethlehem BCP-14, BCP-84
Just One Of Those ThingsBethlehem BCP-14
When Your Lover Has Gone-
Three Little Words-
Sneaky Pete-
Melody In B Flat-
Love Locked Out-
* Bethlehem BCP-14   Urbie Green - East Coast Jazz/6
* Bethlehem BCP-84   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 3
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best

Don Elliott Nonet

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
Spring Is HereBethlehem BCP-12
Mellophone Mambo-
S'posin'-
Summer SettingBethlehem BCP-12, BCP-84
With The Wind And The Rain In Your HairBethlehem BCP-12
Almost Like Being In Love-
The Lamp Is Low-
My Reverie-
Deep Purple-
Fascinating Rhythm-
You're Driving Me CrazyBethlehem BCP-15
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-
* Bethlehem BCP-12   Don Elliott - Mellophone
* Bethlehem BCP-84   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 3
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-15   Don Elliott Sings

Stu Williamson Quintet

Stu Williamson (trumpet) Charlie Mariano (alto sax -1,2,4) Claude Williamson (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 20, 1955
1.The Lady Is A TrampBethlehem BCP-31, BCP-88
2.Yardbird SuiteBethlehem BCP-31, BCP-91
3.The Things We Did Last SummerBethlehem BCP-1024, BCP-31, BCP-92
4.Stu's Dues BluesBethlehem BCP-31, BCP-89
* Bethlehem BCP-31   Stu Williamson Plays
* Bethlehem BCP-88   Various Artists - Jazz Music For People Who Don't Care About Money
* Bethlehem BCP-91   Various Artists - A Lot Of Yarn But A Well Knittled Jazz Album
* Bethlehem BCP-92   Various Artists - No Sour Grapes, Just Pure Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-89   Various Artists - We've Built A Jazz Album For You
* Bethlehem BCP-1024   Stu Williamson - Sapphire

Milt Hinton Quartet

Tony Scott (clarinet, bass clarinet) Dick Katz (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, January 20, 1955
Mean To MeBethlehem BCP-10
Pick 'N' PatBethlehem BCP-10, BCP-82
Over The RainbowBethlehem BCP-10
Milt To The HiltBethlehem BCP-1020, BCP-10
Don't Blame Me-
Katz MeowBethlehem BCP-10
Upstairs With Milt-
Ebony SilhouetteBethlehem BCP-1020, BCP-10
Cantus Firmus-
These Foolish ThingsBethlehem BCP-10
* Bethlehem BCP-10   Milt Hinton - East Coast Jazz/5
* Bethlehem BCP-82   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 1
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-1020   Milt Hinton - East Coast Jazz/5

Bob Hardaway Quintet

Bob Hardaway (tenor sax) Larry Bunker (vibes) Marty Paich (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Art Mardigan (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 21, 1955
JuniorBethlehem BCP-1026, BCP-3, BCP-83, BCP-86
Lou's BlueBethlehem BCP-1026, BCP-3, BCP-87
Spring Is HereBethlehem BCP-1026, BCP-3
Irresistible YouBethlehem BCP-1026, BCP-3, BCP-85
* Bethlehem BCP-3   Eddie Shu/Bob Hardaway - Jazz Practitioners
* Bethlehem BCP-83   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 2
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-86   Various Artists - We Cut This Album For Bread
* Bethlehem BCP-87   Various Artists - Double Barrell Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-85   Various Artists - Nothing Cheesy About This Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-1026   Bob Hardaway - Lou's Blue

Bob Hardaway Quartet

Bob Hardaway (tenor sax) Marty Paich (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Larry Bunker (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 22, 1955
I Cover The WaterfrontBethlehem BCP-1026, BCP-3
IndianaBethlehem BCP-1026, BCP-3, BCP-90
Out Of NowhereBethlehem BCP-1026, BCP-3, BCP-89
Deep PurpleBethlehem BCP-1026
* Bethlehem BCP-3   Eddie Shu/Bob Hardaway - Jazz Practitioners
* Bethlehem BCP-90   Various Artists - A Handful Of Cool Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-89   Various Artists - We've Built A Jazz Album For You
* Bethlehem BCP-1026   Bob Hardaway - Lou's Blue

Bobby Scott Octet

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.WigwamBethlehem BCP-1029, BCP-8
2.The Creed-
3.Table Cloth Stomp-
4.A Parable-
5.The Wig-
6.Count BillBethlehem BCP-1029, BCP-8, BCP-83
7.Kwan-YouenBethlehem BCP-1029, BCP-8
8.Makin' WhoopeeBethlehem BCP-1029
* Bethlehem BCP-8   The Compositions Of Bobby Scott
* Bethlehem BCP-83   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 2
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-1029   The Composition Of Bobby Scott, Vol. 2

Herbie Harper Octet

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 GoesBethlehem BCP-1025
I'm Old Fashioned-
My Romance (mistitled as I'll Take Romance)-
TopsyBethlehem 11082, BCP-1025
How Deep Is The OceanBethlehem 11082, BCP-1025, BCP-6036
Now You KnowBethlehem BCP-1025, BCP-6036
AngusBethlehem BCP-1025, BCP-83
* Bethlehem BCP-6036   Various Artists - Trombone Band Stand
* Bethlehem BCP-83   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 2
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-1025   Herbie Harper
* Bethlehem 11082   Herbie Harper - Topsy / How Deep Is The Ocean

Kai Winding - J.J. Johnson Quintet

J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) Dick Katz (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
NYC, January 26, 1955
Thou SwellBethlehem 11031, BCP-13 (earlier), BCP-6065
Lope CityBethlehem BCP-13 (earlier)
Lope City (alternate take 2)unissued
It's All Right With MeBethlehem BCP-13 (earlier)
It's All Right With Me (alternate take 2)unissued
It's All Right With Me (alternate take 15)-
* Bethlehem BCP-13 (earlier), BCP-6001   Kai Winding/J.J. Johnson - K + J.J.
* Bethlehem BCP-6065   Various Artists - Golden Jazz Instrumentals
* Bethlehem 11031   Kai Winding/J.J. Johnson - Thou Swell / Going Rock

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.RubberneckBethlehem BCP-1028, BCP-50
2.Just MaxBethlehem BCP-1028, BCP-50, BCP-82
3.Jeepers CreepersBethlehem BCP-1028, BCP-50
4.T.K.-
5.I'll Never Smile Again-
6.Sweet Georgia Brown-
7.They Say-
8.Do You Know Why-
* Bethlehem BCP-50   Max Bennett Plays
* Bethlehem BCP-82   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 1
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-1028   Max Bennett Quintet

Kai Winding - J.J. Johnson Quintet

J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) Dick Katz (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
NYC, January 27, 1955
LoverBethlehem BCP-13 (earlier)
Lover (alternate take 13)unissued
Stolen BassBethlehem 11030, BCP-13 (earlier)
Mad About The BoyBethlehem 11070, BCP-13 (earlier)
Yes Sir, That's My Baby-
Going RockBethlehem 11031, BCP-13 (earlier), BCP-83, BCP-6036
Going Rock (alternate take 1)unissued
Out Of This WorldBethlehem 11030, BCP-13 (earlier)
Out Of This World (alternate take 8)unissued
That's How I Feel About YouBethlehem BCP-13 (earlier)
That's How I Feel About You (alternate take 7)unissued
* Bethlehem BCP-13 (earlier), BCP-6001   Kai Winding/J.J. Johnson - K + J.J.
* Bethlehem BCP-83   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 2
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-6036   Various Artists - Trombone Band Stand
* Bethlehem 11030   Kai Winding/J.J. Johnson - Out Of This World / Stolen Bass
* Bethlehem 11070   Kai Winding/J.J. Johnson - Yes Sir, That's My Baby / Mad About The Boy
* Bethlehem 11031   Kai Winding/J.J. Johnson - Thou Swell / Going Rock

Bobby Troup Quintet

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 JonesBethlehem 11006, BCP-19, BCP-82
2.Midnight SunBethlehem BCP-1030, BCP-19
3.Come Rain Or Come ShineBethlehem BCP-19
4.LauraBethlehem BCP-1030, BCP-19
5.That Old Black MagicBethlehem 11006, BCP-1030, BCP-19
6.One For My BabyBethlehem BCP-1030, BCP-19
7.Chckoo In The Clock-
8.Day In, Day OutBethlehem BCP-19
9.Jeepers CreepersBethlehem BCP-1030, BCP-19
10.Lazy MoodBethlehem BCP-19
11.SkylarkBethlehem BCP-1030, BCP-19
12.I'm With You-
* Bethlehem BCP-19   Bobby Troup Sings Johnny Mercer
* Bethlehem BCP-82   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 1
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-1030   The Songs Of Bobby Troup
* Bethlehem 11006   Bobby Troup - Jamboree Jones / That Old Black Magic

Red Mitchell Sextet

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 MinorBethlehem BCP-1033, BCP-2, BCP-91
2.Scrapple From The AppleBethlehem BCP-1033, BCP-2, BCP-86
3.Long Ago And Far AwayBethlehem BCP-1033, BCP-2, BCP-89
4.Gone With The WindBethlehem BCP-1033, BCP-2
5.Kelly GreenBethlehem BCP-1033, BCP-2, BCP-82, BCP-90
6.BluesologyBethlehem BCP-1033, BCP-2, BCP-92
7.Once In A WhileBethlehem BCP-1033
* Bethlehem BCP-2   Oscar Pettiford/Red Mitchell - Jazz Mainstream
* Bethlehem BCP-91   Various Artists - A Lot Of Yarn But A Well Knittled Jazz Album
* Bethlehem BCP-86   Various Artists - We Cut This Album For Bread
* Bethlehem BCP-89   Various Artists - We've Built A Jazz Album For You
* Bethlehem BCP-82   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 1
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-90   Various Artists - A Handful Of Cool Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-92   Various Artists - No Sour Grapes, Just Pure Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-1033   Red Mitchell - Happy Minor

Jack Dupree

Sidney Grant (tenor sax -1,3,4) Jack Dupree (piano, vocals) Jerome Darr (guitar) Cedric Wallace (bass) Cornelius Thomas (drums)
NYC, February 15, 1955
1. K8524-1Harelip BluesKing 4797, LP 735, KS 1084
2. K8525-1Two Below ZeroKing 4779, LP 735; Bethlehem BCP-6071
3. K8526-1Let The Doorbell RingKing 4797, KS 1084
4. K8527-1Blues For Everybody (Everybody Blues)King 4779, LP 735, KS 1084, 6299
* Bethlehem BCP-6071   Various Artists - Blues 'N' Folk
* King KS 1084   Jack Dupree
* King 4797   Jack Dupree - Harelip Blues / Let The Doorbell Ring
* King 4779   Jack Dupree - Two Below Zero / Blues For Everybody (Everybody Blues)
* King 6299   Jack Dupree - Blues For Everybody (Everybody Blues) / ???
* King LP 735   Jack Dupree (no details)

Hal McKusick Quartet

Hal McKusick (alto sax, clarinet) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, February 17, 1955
Taylor MadeBethlehem BCP-16
You Don't Know What Love IsBethlehem BCP-16, BCP-6035
They Can't Take That Away From MeBethlehem BCP-16
Lullaby For Leslie-
Minor Matters-
Blue-WhoBethlehem BCP-16, BCP-83
By-IanBethlehem BCP-16
What's New-
Interwoven-
Give 'Em Hal-
* Bethlehem BCP-16   Hal McKusick - East Coast Jazz/8
* Bethlehem BCP-6035   Various Artists - Fifteen Star Saxophones
* Bethlehem BCP-83   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 2
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best

The 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 DayBethlehem BCP-1031, BCP-6002
Little Girl Blue-
Loose Walk-
The Girl With The Flaxen HairBethlehem BCP-1031, BCP-6002, BCP-84
You Are Too BeautifulBethlehem BCP-1031, BCP-6002
Lullaby Of The Leaves-
The Things We Did Last Summer-
Fascinating Rhythm-
* Bethlehem BCP-6002   The Australian Jazz Quartet/Quintet
* Bethlehem BCP-84   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 3
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-1031   Australian Jazz Quartet

Osie Johnson And His Combos / Osie Johnson Octet

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
The Desert SongPeriod SPL 1108; Jazztone J-1234; Bethlehem BCP-66; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2
Cokernut TreePeriod SPL 1108; Jazztone J-1234; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2
Osie's OasisPeriod SPL 1108, SPL 302; Jazztone J-1234; Bethlehem BCP-66; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2
Midnight MiragePeriod SPL 1108; Jazztone J-1234; Bethlehem BCP-66, BCP-6035; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2
* Jazztone J-1234   Osie Johnson's All-Stars - Swingin' Sounds
* Bethlehem BCP-66   The Happy Jazz Of Osie Johnson
* Period SPL 302   Various Artists - Period's Jazz Digest
* Bethlehem BCP-6035   Various Artists - Fifteen Star Saxophones
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2   Osie Johnson - Osie's Oasis
* Period SPL 1108   Osie Johnson And His Combos In Osie's Oasis

Osie Johnson And His Combos / Osie Johnson Sextet

Thad Jones (trumpet) Bill Hughes (trombone -1,2,4) Henry Coker (trombone -3) Frank Wess (tenor sax, flute) Dick Katz (piano) Milton Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Osie Johnson (vocals -4)
Beltone Recording Studios, NYC, February, 1955
1.Jumpin' At The Water HolePeriod SPL 1108; Jazztone J-1234; Bethlehem BCP-66; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2
2.Cat WalkPeriod SPL 1112; Jazztone J-1234; Bethlehem BCP-66; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2
3.I Don't Want To Cry Anymore-
4.Don't Bug Me, Hug MePeriod SPL 1112, SPL 304; Jazztone J-1234; Bethlehem BCP-66; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2
* Jazztone J-1234   Osie Johnson's All-Stars - Swingin' Sounds
* Bethlehem BCP-66   The Happy Jazz Of Osie Johnson
* Period SPL 304   Various Artists - Period's Jazz Digest, Vol. 2
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2   Osie Johnson - Osie's Oasis
* Period SPL 1108   Osie Johnson And His Combos In Osie's Oasis
* Period SPL 1112   Osie Johnson And His Combos In Johnson's Whacks

Osie Johnson And His Combos / Osie Johnson Quintet

Benny Powell (trombone) Frank Wess (tenor sax, flute) Dick Katz (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
Beltone Recording Studios, NYC, February, 1955
Blues For The CamelsPeriod SPL 1108; Jazztone J-1234; Bethlehem BCP-66; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2
Johnson's WhacksPeriod SPL 1112, SPL 302; Jazztone J-1234; Bethlehem BCP-66; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2
Flute To BootPeriod SPL 1112; Jazztone J-1234; Bethlehem BCP-66; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2
Osmosis-
* Jazztone J-1234   Osie Johnson's All-Stars - Swingin' Sounds
* Bethlehem BCP-66   The Happy Jazz Of Osie Johnson
* Period SPL 302   Various Artists - Period's Jazz Digest
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2   Osie Johnson - Osie's Oasis
* Period SPL 1108   Osie Johnson And His Combos In Osie's Oasis
* Period SPL 1112   Osie Johnson And His Combos In Johnson's Whacks

Joe DeRise Trio

Joe DeRise (piano, vocals) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, March 10, 1955
Comes LoveBethlehem BCP-1039
Comes Love (alternate take 1)unissued
It Might As Well Be SpringBethlehem BCP-1039
It Might As Well Be Spring (alternate take)unissued
My RomanceBethlehem BCP-1039, BCP-82
MaybeBethlehem BCP-1039
How High The Moon-
A Fine Romance-
A Fine Romance (alternate take 3)unissued
Mountain GreeneryBethlehem BCP-1039
Mountain Greenery (alternate take 1)unissued
How Long Has This Been Going OnBethlehem BCP-1039
How Long Has This Been Going On (alternate take 7)unissued
* Bethlehem BCP-82   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 1
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-1039   Joe DeRise

Joe Roland Quintet

Joe Roland (vibes) Freddie Redd (piano) Dick Garcia (guitar) Danny Martucci (bass) Ron Jefferson (drums)
NYC, March 17 & 18, 1955
Easy LivingBethlehem BCP-17
Stairway To The SteinwayBethlehem BCP-17, BCP-84
Soft WindsBethlehem BCP-17
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-
* Bethlehem BCP-17   Joe Roland - Easy Living
* Bethlehem BCP-84   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 3
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best

Ruby Braff Orchestra

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 SmilingBethlehem 11079, BCP-1032, BCP-5, BCP-91, BCP-6043
Easy LivingBethlehem BCP-1032, BCP-82, BCP-6043
Pullin' ThroughBethlehem BCP-1032, BCP-6043
You're A Lucky Guy-
Flowers For A LadyBethlehem 11079, BCP-1032, BCP-5, BCP-6043
Foolin' MyselfBethlehem BCP-1032, BCP-6043
I'll Be AroundBethlehem BCP-1032, BCP-5, BCP-89, BCP-6043
It's Too Easy To Blame The WeatherBethlehem BCP-1032, BCP-6043
* Bethlehem BCP-5   A Ruby Braff Omnibus
* Bethlehem BCP-91   Various Artists - A Lot Of Yarn But A Well Knittled Jazz Album
* Bethlehem BCP-6043   The Best Of Ruby Braff
* Bethlehem BCP-82   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 1
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-89   Various Artists - We've Built A Jazz Album For You
* Bethlehem BCP-1032   Ruby Braff - Holiday In Braff
* Bethlehem 11079   Ruby Braff/Ellis Larkins - When You're Smiling / Flowers For A Lady

Sam Most Sextet

Sam Most (flute, clarinet) Marty Flax (baritone sax) Bill Triglia (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Burgher Jones (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, March 29, 1955
CherokeeBethlehem BCP-18
Don't Worry 'Bout Me-
What A Diff'rence A Day Made-
How Deep Is The Ocean-
Tea For Two-
* Bethlehem BCP-18   Sam Most - East Coast Jazz/9

Sam Most Sextet

Sam Most (flute, clarinet) Marty Flax (baritone sax) Bill Triglia (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, March-April, 1955
Falling In Love With LoveBethlehem BCP-18
Rose Room-
Smiles-
Broadway-
'Deed I Do-
* Bethlehem BCP-18   Sam Most - East Coast Jazz/9

Chris Connor

J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone -7/14) Herbie Mann (flute, tenor sax) Ralph Sharon (piano) Joe Puma (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Chris Connor (vocals)
NYC, April, 1955
1.Blame It On My YouthBethlehem 11005, BCP-20, BCP-84
2.It's All Right With MeBethlehem 11012, BCP-20, BCP-6006
3.Trouble Is A ManBethlehem BCP-20
4.All This And Heaven TooBethlehem 11012, BCP-20, BCP-6006, BCP-6041
5.All Dressed Up With A Broken HeartBethlehem BCP-20
6.Ridin' High-
7.Someone To Watch Over MeBethlehem BCP-20, BCP-6041
8.The Thrill Is GoneBethlehem BCP-20, BCP-6006
9.I Concentrate On YouBethlehem BCP-20, BCP-6041
10.From This Moment On-
11.-Bethlehem BCP-56
12.A Good Man Is A Seldom Thing-
13.Don't Wait Up For Me-
14.In Other Words (Fly Me To The Moon)-
* Bethlehem BCP-20   Chris Connor - This Is Chris
* Bethlehem BCP-84   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 3
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-6006   Chris Connor/Carmen McRae/Julie London - Bethlehem's Girl Friends
* Bethlehem BCP-6041   Nina Simone And Her Friends
* Bethlehem BCP-56   Chris Connor - Chris
* Bethlehem 11005   Chris Connor - Come Back To Sorrento / Blame It On My Youth
* Bethlehem 11012   Chris Connor - It's All Right With Me / All This And Heaven Too

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 sax -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 SaidBethlehem BCP-21
2.Kiss The Baby-
3.Cotton Tail-
4.Jazz At The Metropole-
5.When The Saints Go Marching In-
6.Trumpet Conversation-
* Bethlehem BCP-21   Henry "Red" Allen - Jazz At The Metropole Cafe

Herbie Mann Quartet

Herbie Mann (flute, tenor sax) Joe Puma (guitar) Charles Andrus (bass) Harold Granowsky (drums)
NYC, June, 1955
I Told Every Little StarBethlehem BCP-24
Love Is A Simple ThingBethlehem 11036, BCP-24, BCP-6067
There's No YouBethlehem BCP-24
Sorri-MaoBethlehem 11037, BCP-24, BCP-6067
The Influential Mr. CohnBethlehem BCP-24
A One Way Love-
The Surrey With The Fringe On TopBethlehem 11037, BCP-24, BCP-6067
FlamingoBethlehem BCP-24
Little Orphan Annie-
JasmineBethlehem 11036, BCP-24, BCP-6067
BeverlyBethlehem BCP-24
WoodchuckBethlehem BCP-24, BCP-6067
* Bethlehem BCP-24   Herbie Mann - Flamingo
* Bethlehem BCP-6067   Herbie Mann - The Epitome Of Jazz
* Bethlehem 11036   Herbie Mann - Love Is A Simple Thing / Jasmine
* Bethlehem 11037   Herbie Mann - Sorri-Mao / The Surrey With The Fringe On Top

Charlie Mariano Quartet

Charlie Mariano (alto, tenor sax) John Williams (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
NYC, June, 1955
Johnny One NoteBethlehem BCP-25
The Very Thought Of You-
Smoke Gets In Your EyesBethlehem BCP-25, BCP-6035
King For A DayBethlehem BCP-25
Darn That Dream-
Floormat-
Traditional BluesBethlehem BCP-25, BCP-6038
I Heard You Cried Last NightBethlehem BCP-25
* Bethlehem BCP-25   Charlie Mariano
* Bethlehem BCP-6035   Various Artists - Fifteen Star Saxophones
* Bethlehem BCP-6038   Various Artists - Bluesville

Charlie Shavers With Strings

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) unidentified large studio orchestra, Sy Oliver (arranger, conductor)
NYC, June, 1955
I've Got A Crush On YouBethlehem BCP-27
Someone To Watch Over Me-
Somebody Loves MeBethlehem 11018, BCP-27
The Man I LoveBethlehem BCP-27
It Ain't Necessarily So-
Liza-
Embraceable You-
I've Got Rhythm-
SummertimeBethlehem BCP-27, BCP-6037
But Not For MeBethlehem 11018, BCP-27, BCP-6037
* Bethlehem BCP-27   Charlie Shavers - Gershwin, Shavers And Strings
* Bethlehem BCP-6037   Various Artists - Big Band Contrast
* Bethlehem 11018   Charlie Shavers - But Not For Me / Somebody Loves Me

Charlie Mariano Quartet

Charlie Mariano (tenor sax) John Williams (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July 11, 1955
MantecaBethlehem BCP-49
It's You Or No One-
Give A Little Whistle-
I Should CareBethlehem 11040, BCP-49
* Bethlehem BCP-49   Charlie Mariano Plays
* Bethlehem 11040   Charlie Mariano - I Should Care / Green Walls

Conte Candoli Quintet

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Bill Holman (tenor sax) Lou Levy (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Lawrence Marable (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July 26, 1955
Toots SweetBethlehem BCP-30
Jazz City Blues-
My Old Flame-
Full CountBethlehem BCP-30, BCP-6035
I'm Getting Sentimental Over YouBethlehem 11024, BCP-30
Four-
Groovin' HigherBethlehem BCP-30
* Bethlehem BCP-30   Conte Candoli - Toots Sweet
* Bethlehem BCP-6035   Various Artists - Fifteen Star Saxophones
* Bethlehem 11024   Conte Candoli - I'm Getting Sentimental Over You / Four

The Six

Johnny Glasel (trumpet) Sonny Truitt (trombone) Bob Wilber (sax) Bob Hammer (piano) Bill Britto (bass) Eddie Phyfe (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July, 1955
TastyBethlehem BCP-28
As Far As We're Concerned-
ShiftyBethlehem 11049, BCP-28
SerenataBethlehem BCP-28
Pink Ice-
Strange Diet-
Old Folks-
Itchy FingersBethlehem 11049, BCP-28
Two Kinds Of BluesBethlehem BCP-28
* Bethlehem BCP-28; London (E) LTZ-N.15042   The Six
* Bethlehem 11049   The Six - Shifty / Itchy Fingers

Bud Freeman Quintet

Ruby Braff (trumpet) Bud Freeman (tenor sax) Kenny Kersey (piano -1/5) Dave Bowman (piano -6/11) Al Hall (bass) George Wettling (drums)
NYC, July, 1955
1.Newport-NewsBethlehem 11059, BCP-29
2.At SundownBethlehem BCP-29
3.Exactly Like You-
4.Let's Do It-
5.But Not For MeBethlehem BCP-29, BCP-6035
6.Stop, Look And ListenBethlehem 11059, BCP-29
7.HanidBethlehem BCP-29
8.Dave's Blues-
9.I Remember You-
10.Perdido-
11.You Took Advantage Of Me-
* Bethlehem BCP-29   Bud Freeman - Newport News
* Bethlehem BCP-6035   Various Artists - Fifteen Star Saxophones
* Bethlehem 11059   Bud Freeman - Stop, Look And Listen / Newport-News

Oscar Pettiford Octet

Donald Byrd, Ernie Royal (trumpet -1/8) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone -1/8) Gigi Gryce (alto sax, clarinet -1/8) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax, 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 OneBethlehem 11044, BCP-33
2.Minor 7th HeavenBethlehem BCP-33
3. 6471ScorpioBethlehem 11043, BCP-33
4.Kamman's A'comin'Bethlehem BCP-33
5.Don't Squawk-
6. 6472OscalypsoBethlehem 11044, BCP-33
7. 6470TitoroBethlehem 11043, BCP-33
8.Bohemia After DarkBethlehem BCP-33
9.StardustBethlehem BCP-33, BCP-82
* Bethlehem BCP-33   Oscar Pettiford
* Bethlehem BCP-82   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 1
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem 11044   Oscar Pettiford - Oscalypso / Another One
* Bethlehem 11043   Oscar Pettiford - Scorpio / Titoro

Mel Torme

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 GoodBethlehem BCP-34, BCP-83
Till The Clouds Roll ByBethlehem BCP-34
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-
* Bethlehem BCP-34   Mel Torme - It's A Blue World
* Bethlehem BCP-83   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 2
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best

Bobby Troup Quartet

Bobby Troup (piano, vocals) Howard Roberts (guitar) Bob Enevoldsen (bass) Don Heath (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August, 1955
Mountain GreeneryBethlehem BCP-35
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-
* Bethlehem BCP-35   The Distinctive Style Of Bobby Troup

Dexter Gordon Quartet

Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Kenny Drew (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Lawrence Marable (drums)
Hollywood, CA, September 18, 1955
Daddy Plays The HornBethlehem BCP-36
ConfirmationBethlehem 11026, BCP-36
Darn That DreamBethlehem 11025, BCP-36, BCP-6035
Number FourBethlehem 11025, BCP-36
Autumn In New YorkBethlehem 11085, BCP-36
You Can Depend On MeBethlehem BCP-36
* Bethlehem BCP-36   Dexter Gordon - Daddy Plays The Horn
= Fresh Sound (Sp) FSR-154   Dexter Gordon Plays
* Bethlehem BCP-6035   Various Artists - Fifteen Star Saxophones
* Bethlehem 11026   Dexter Gordon - Confirmation, Part 1&2
* Bethlehem 11025   Dexter Gordon - Number Four / Darn That Dream
* Bethlehem 11085   Dexter Gordon - Autumn In New York, Part 1&2

Red Mitchell Quintet/Trio

Conte Candoli (trumpet -1,3,5,6,8) Joe Maini (alto, tenor sax -1,3,5,6,8) Hampton Hawes (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Chuck Thompson (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, September 27, 1955
1.Jam For Your BreadBethlehem BCP-38
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-
* Bethlehem BCP-38   Red Mitchell - Jam For Your Bread

Stan Levey Sextet

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Lou Levy (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, September 27 & 28, 1955
Diggin' For DizBethlehem BCP-37
Ruby, My Dear-
Tune Up-
La Chaloupee-
Day In, Day Out-
Stanley The Steamer-
This Time The Dream's On Me-
* Bethlehem BCP-37   Stan Levey - This Time The Drum's On Me

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 RhythmBethlehem BCP-40
Why Do I Love YouBethlehem BCP-40, BCP-6067
It's Only SunshineBethlehem BCP-40
Love LettersBethlehem BCP-40, BCP-90
Let's Get Away From It AllBethlehem BCP-40, BCP-84
Flying HomeBethlehem BCP-40
I'll Remember April-
EmpathyBethlehem BCP-40, BCP-6067
It Might As Well Be Spring-
Just One Of Those ThingsBethlehem BCP-40
Seven Come Eleven-
* Bethlehem BCP-40   Herbie Mann - Sam Most Quintet
* Bethlehem BCP-6067   Herbie Mann - The Epitome Of Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-90   Various Artists - A Handful Of Cool Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-84   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 3
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best

Howard McGhee Quintet

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Sahib Shihab (baritone, alto sax -1,2,4/9,11) Duke Jordan (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
NYC, October 22, 1955
1.Get HappyBethlehem BCP-42
2.Tahitian Lullaby-
3.Lover ManBethlehem 11034, BCP-42, BCP-6034
4.Lullaby Of The Leaves-
5.RifftideBethlehem BCP-42
6.Oo-Wee But I Do-
7.Don't Blame MeBethlehem 11035, BCP-42
8.TweedlesBethlehem 11035, BCP-42, BCP-82
9.TranscriptionsBethlehem 11061, BCP-42
10.You're Teasing Me-
11.I'll Remember AprilBethlehem BCP-42
* Bethlehem BCP-42   The Return Of Howard McGhee
* Bethlehem BCP-6034   Various Artists - Smart, Luscious, Beautiful: Sounds Of The Trumpet
* Bethlehem BCP-82   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 1
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem 11034   Howard McGhee - Lover Man / Lullaby Of The Leaves
* Bethlehem 11035   Howard McGhee - Don't Blame Me / Tweedles
* Bethlehem 11061   Howard McGhee - Transcriptions / You're Teasing Me

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 HereBethlehem BCP-6003
Autumn LeavesBethlehem 11071, BCP-6003
Thou SwellBethlehem BCP-6003
Nostalgia-
Playtypus-
Tune For Jaimey-
April In Paris-
These Foolish ThingsBethlehem 11071, BCP-6003
Saxophone PadsBethlehem BCP-6003
Have You Met Miss Jones-
* Bethlehem BCP-6003   The Australian Jazz Quartet
* Bethlehem 11071   The Australian Jazz Quartet - Autumn Leaves / These Foolish Things

Helen Carr

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 HeartBethlehem BCP-45
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'-
* Bethlehem BCP-45   Helen Carr - Why Do I Love You

Four Horns And A Lush Life

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
I'll Never Forget What's Her NameBethlehem BCP-46
But BeautifulBethlehem 11062, BCP-46
Dancing On The CeilingBethlehem BCP-46
The Boy Next Door-
Just One Of Those Things-
Zigeuner-
Limehouse BluesBethlehem 11063, BCP-46, BCP-6036
Lush LifeBethlehem 11063, BCP-46
Lover Come Back To MeBethlehem BCP-46
RamonaBethlehem 11062, BCP-46
Someone To Watch Over MeBethlehem BCP-46
What Is This Thing Called Love-
* Bethlehem BCP-46   Frank Rosolino/Maynard Ferguson, and others - Four Horns And A Lush Life
* Bethlehem BCP-6036   Various Artists - Trombone Band Stand
* Bethlehem 11062   Frank Rosolino/Maynard Ferguson - But Beautiful / Ramona
* Bethlehem 11063   Frank Rosolino/Maynard Ferguson - Lush Life / Limehouse Blues

Jazz City Workshop

Herbie Harper (trombone) Larry Bunker (vibes) 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 HeartBethlehem 11028, BCP-44
2.Autumn LeavesBethlehem 11027, BCP-44
3.Blues In The ClosetBethlehem 11027, BCP-44, BCP-6038
4.That Old Black MagicBethlehem BCP-44
5.The Natives Are Restless TonightBethlehem 11028, BCP-44
6.Serenade In BlueBethlehem BCP-44
7.LauraBethlehem 11083, BCP-44
8.Them There Eyes-
* Bethlehem BCP-44; London (E) LTZ-N.15037   The Jazz City Workshop
* Bethlehem BCP-6038   Various Artists - Bluesville
* Bethlehem 11028   Jazz City Workshop - The Natives Are Restless Tonight / Zing! Went The Strings Of My Heart
* Bethlehem 11027   Jazz City Workshop - Autumn Leaves / Blues In The Closet
* Bethlehem 11083   Jazz City Workshop - Laura / Them There Eyes

Terry Morel

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 YouBethlehem BCP-47, BCP-86
The Night We Called It A DayBethlehem BCP-47, BCP-87
The One I Love Belongs To Somebody ElseBethlehem BCP-47, BCP-88
You Stepped Out Of A DreamBethlehem BCP-47, BCP-89
You're Not The KindBethlehem BCP-47, BCP-85
Too Late NowBethlehem BCP-47
The Gentleman Is A DopeBethlehem BCP-47, BCP-91
A Hundred Years From TodayBethlehem BCP-47, BCP-88
More Than You KnowBethlehem BCP-47, BCP-90
Who CaresBethlehem BCP-47, BCP-92
Mountain Greeneryunissued
Sometimes I'm Happy-
* Bethlehem BCP-47   Terry Morel - Songs Of A Woman In Love
* Bethlehem BCP-86   Various Artists - We Cut This Album For Bread
* Bethlehem BCP-87   Various Artists - Double Barrell Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-88   Various Artists - Jazz Music For People Who Don't Care About Money
* Bethlehem BCP-89   Various Artists - We've Built A Jazz Album For You
* Bethlehem BCP-85   Various Artists - Nothing Cheesy About This Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-91   Various Artists - A Lot Of Yarn But A Well Knittled Jazz Album
* Bethlehem BCP-90   Various Artists - A Handful Of Cool Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-92   Various Artists - No Sour Grapes, Just Pure Jazz

Joe DeRise With The Australian Jazz Quartet

Dick Healey (alto sax, flute, clarinet) Erroll Buddle (tenor sax, bassoon) Jack Brokensha (vibes) Bryce Rohde (piano) Jimmy Gannon (bass) Nick Stabulas (drums) Joe DeRise (vocals)
NYC, late 1955
PersonalityBethlehem BCP-51
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-
* Bethlehem BCP-51   Joe DeRise With The Australian Jazz Quartet

Max Bennett Quartet

Carl Fontana (trombone -1/3) Dave McKenna (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
NYC, December 14, 1955
1.Taking A Chance On LoveBethlehem BCP-50
2.Sweet Sue-
3.Blues-
4.S'posin'-
* Bethlehem BCP-50   Max Bennett Plays

Max Bennett Septet

Nick Travis (trumpet -1,4,5,9) Carl Fontana (trombone -1,3/6,8/10) Charlie Mariano (alto, tenor sax -1,4,5,9) Jack Nimitz (baritone sax -1,4,5,9) Dave McKenna (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
NYC, December 14, 1955
1.Johnny JaguarBethlehem BCP-48
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 MoonbeamsBethlehem BCP-48, BCP-6036
9.Nice Work If You Can Get ItBethlehem 11064, BCP-48
10.My Heart Belongs To DaddyBethlehem 11064, BCP-48, BCP-6036
* Bethlehem BCP-48   Max Bennett
* Bethlehem BCP-6036   Various Artists - Trombone Band Stand
* Bethlehem 11064   Carl Fontana/Mel Lewis - My Heart Belongs To Daddy / Nice Work If You Can Get It

Teal Joy

Teal Joy (vocals) unidentified large studio orchestra, Ted Steele (arranger, director)
NYC, 1955?
Let's Fall In LoveBethlehem BCP-5001
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-
* Bethlehem BCP-5001   Ted Steele Presents Miss Teal Joy

Dick Stabile And His Orchestra

Dick Stabile (vocals) unidentified orchestra
NYC, 1955?
Poor ButterflyBethlehem 11004, BCP-5003
We'll Be Together AgainBethlehem BCP-5003
For YouBethlehem 11013, BCP-5003
Do I Love YouBethlehem BCP-5003
My Fate Is In Your Hands-
Broadway Beat-
Oh, Baby-
Ballet Bleu-
Without A SongBethlehem 11004, BCP-5003
I'm Glad There Is YouBethlehem 11013, BCP-5003
Man With A HornBethlehem BCP-5003
I Lead A Charmed Life-
* Bethlehem BCP-5003   Dick Stabile Orchestra Plays For You
* Bethlehem 11004   Dick Stabile - Poor Butterfly / Without A Song
* Bethlehem 11013   Dick Stabile - For You / I'm Glad There Is You

Ted Steele And His Orchestra

unidentified orchestra, Ted Steele (arranger, director)
NYC, 1955?
Medley: Whispering / Down Among The Sheltering Palms / StumblingBethlehem BCP-5004
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-
* Bethlehem BCP-5004   Ted Steele - Let's Go Dancin'

Rufus Smith - Betty Glamann Quintet

Nick Perito (accordion) Betty Glamann (harp) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Rufus Smith (bass) Frank Garisto (drums)
NYC, 1955
PoincianaBethlehem BCP-22
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 StringsBethlehem BCP-22, BCP-84
* Bethlehem BCP-22   Rufus Smith/Betty Glamann - Poinciana
* Bethlehem BCP-84   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 3
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best

Frances Faye

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
ToreadorBethlehem BCP-23
They Can't Take That Away From MeBethlehem BCP-23, BCP-82
He's Funny That WayBethlehem BCP-23
I've Got You Under My Skin-
All Of A Sudden My Heart Sings-
Somebody Loves MeBethlehem 11002, BCP-23
September In The RainBethlehem BCP-23, BCP-6068
These Foolish ThingsBethlehem BCP-23
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-
* Bethlehem BCP-23   Frances Faye - I'm Wild Again
* Bethlehem BCP-82   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 1
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-6068   Various Artists - Jazz Vocals Award Album
* Bethlehem 11002   Frances Faye - Lonesome Road / Somebody Loves Me

Johnny Hartman

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Ralph Sharon (piano) Jay Cave (bass) Christy Febbo (drums) Johnny Hartman (vocals)
1955
What Is There To SayBethlehem BCP-43
Ain't Misbehavin'-
I Fall In Love Too Easily-
We'll Be Together Again-
Down In The Depth-
Down In The Depth (alternate take)unissued
They Didn't Believe MeBethlehem BCP-43
They Didn't Believe Me (alternate take)unissued
I'm Glad There Is YouBethlehem BCP-43
I'm Glad There Is You (alternate take)unissued
When Your Lover Has GoneBethlehem BCP-43
I'll Remember April-
I'll Remember April (alternate take)unissued
I See Your Face Before MeBethlehem BCP-43
I See Your Face Before Me (alternate take)unissued
September SongBethlehem BCP-43, BCP-83
September Song (alternate take)unissued
Moonlight In VermontBethlehem BCP-43
* Bethlehem BCP-43   Johnny Hartman - Songs From The Heart
* Bethlehem BCP-83   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 2
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best

Charlie Shavers With Strings

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) unidentified large studio orchestra, Sy Oliver (arranger, conductor)
NYC, 1955
Stella By StarlightBethlehem BCP-5002
Ill WindBethlehem BCP-1021, BCP-5002, BCP-84
Stormy WeatherBethlehem BCP-1021, BCP-5002
Out Of Nowhere-
Easy To RememberBethlehem BCP-5002
Stardust-
I Cover The WaterfrontBethlehem BCP-1021, BCP-5002
Memories Of YouBethlehem BCP-5002
You're Mine, YouBethlehem BCP-1021, BCP-5002
Let's Fall In Love-
* Bethlehem BCP-5002   The Most Intimate Charlie Shavers
* Bethlehem BCP-84   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 3
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-1021   Charlie Shavers - The Most Intimate

Russ Garcia Nonet

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 RoadBethlehem BCP-1040, BCP-6039
Floating-
Butter Duck-
Mellow Bone-
WingvilleBethlehem BCP-1040, BCP-83, BCP-6039
SmogvilleBethlehem BCP-1040, BCP-6037
Livin' It UpBethlehem BCP-1040, BCP-6039
Love Row-
Lonely OneBethlehem BCP-1040, BCP-6037
Then The Lid Blew OffBethlehem BCP-1040, BCP-6039
* Bethlehem BCP-6039   Russ Garcia And Marty Paich - Jazz Music For The Birds And The Hep Cats
* Bethlehem BCP-83   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 2
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-6037   Various Artists - Big Band Contrast
* Bethlehem BCP-1040   Russ Garcia - Wigville

Julie London

Buddy Collette (flute) Bobby Troup (piano) Howard Roberts (guitar) Bob Enevoldsen (bass) Julie London (vocals)
1955-1956
A Foggy DayBethlehem 11003, BCP-6006, BCP-6068
Don't Worry 'Bout MeBethlehem 11015, BCP-6006
Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless ChildBethlehem 11003, BCP-6006, BCP-84
You're BlaseBethlehem 11015, BCP-6006
* Bethlehem BCP-6006   Chris Connor/Carmen McRae/Julie London - Bethlehem's Girl Friends
* Bethlehem BCP-6068   Various Artists - Jazz Vocals Award Album
* Bethlehem BCP-84   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best, Vol. 3
= Bethlehem EXLP-3   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem 11003   Julie London - Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child / A Foggy Day
* Bethlehem 11015   Julie London - You're Blase / Don't Worry 'Bout Me