Blue Note Records Discography: 1945-1950

1945

Jimmy Shirley

Jimmy Shirley (guitar) Oscar Smith (bass)
WOR Studios, NYC, January 23, 1945
BN210-0These Foolish Thingsunissued
BN211-2Stardust-
BN212-1Blues On The Loose-
BN213-0I May Be Wrong-
BN214-0Jimmy's BluesBlue Note 530
* Blue Note 530   T-Bone Walker - T-Bone Blues / Jimmy Shirley - Jimmy's Blues

Sidney Bechet's Blue Note Jazzmen

Max Kaminsky (trumpet) George Lugg (trombone) Sidney Bechet (soprano sax, clarinet) Art Hodes (piano) Pops Foster (bass) Fred Moore (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, January 29, 1945
BN215-1High SocietyBlue Note 50, BLP 7003, BLP 1202; Mosaic MR6-110
BN216-2Salty DogBlue Note 49, BLP 7002, BLP 1201; Mosaic MR6-110
BN217-1Weary Blues-
BN218-1Jackass Blues (alternate take)Mosaic MR6-110
BN218-2Jackass BluesBlue Note 50, BLP 7003, BLP 1202; Mosaic MR6-110
* Blue Note BLP 1202, BST 81202 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 89385 2   Sidney Bechet Jazz Classics, Vol. 2
* Mosaic MR6-110, MD4-110   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Sidney Bechet
* Blue Note BLP 1201, BST 81201 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 89384 2   Sidney Bechet Jazz Classics, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BLP 7003   Sidney Bechet - Jazz Classics, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 7002   Sidney Bechet - Jazz Classics, Vol. 1
* Blue Note 50   Sidney Bechet - High Society / Jackass Blues
* Blue Note 49   Sidney Bechet - Salty Dog / Weary Blues

Benny Morton's All Stars

Benny Morton (trombone) Barney Bigard (clarinet) Ben Webster (tenor sax) Sammy Benskin (piano) Israel Crosby (bass) Eddie Dougherty (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, January 31, 1945
BN219-0My Old FlameBlue Note 47, BLP 5001, (J) NR-8104; Mosaic MR1-115
BN220-0Conversing In BlueBlue Note 46, BLP 5027, (J) NR-8104; Mosaic MR1-115
BN221-0The Sheik Of ArabyBlue Note 46, (J) NR-8104; Mosaic MR1-115
BN221-2The Sheik Of Araby (alternate take)Mosaic MR1-115
BN222-0Limehouse BluesBlue Note 47, BLP 5027, B 6507, BST 89902, (J) NR-8104; Mosaic MR1-115
* Blue Note (J) NR-8104   Various Artists - Swing Sessions
* Mosaic MR1-115   The Benny Morton And Jimmy Hamilton Blue Note Swingtets
* Blue Note B 6507   Ike Quebec, Jimmy Hamilton, John Hardee, Benny Morton - Swing Hi-Swing Lo
* Blue Note BST 89902   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1939-1949
= Blue Note BN-LA158-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BLP 5001   Various Artists - Mellow The Mood - Jazz In A Mellow Mood
* Blue Note BLP 5027   Various Artists - Swing Hi-Swing Lo
* Blue Note 47   Benny Morton - Limehouse Blues / My Old Flame
* Blue Note 46   Benny Morton - The Sheik Of Araby / Conversing In Blue

Bunk Johnson - Sidney Bechet Sextet

Bunk Johnson (trumpet) Sandy Williams (trombone) Sidney Bechet (clarinet) Cliff Jackson (piano) Pops Foster (bass) Manzie Johnson (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, March 10, 1945
BN223-1Milenberg JoysBlue Note 564, BLP 7008, BLP 1201, BST 89902; Mosaic MR6-110
BN224Basin Street BluesBlue Note rejected
BN225-0Lord, Let Me In The LifeboatBlue Note 565, BLP 7008, BLP 1202; Mosaic MR6-110
BN226-0Days Beyond RecallBlue Note 564, BLP 7008, BLP 1201; Mosaic MR6-110
BN227-0Porto RicoMosaic MR6-110
BN228-1Up In Sidney's FlatBlue Note 565, BLP 7008, BLP 1202; Mosaic MR6-110
* Blue Note BLP 1201, BST 81201 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 89384 2   Sidney Bechet Jazz Classics, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BST 89902   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1939-1949
= Blue Note BN-LA158-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 1
* Mosaic MR6-110, MD4-110   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Sidney Bechet
* Blue Note BLP 1202, BST 81202 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 89385 2   Sidney Bechet Jazz Classics, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 7008   Sidney Bechet, Bunk Johnson - Days Beyond Recall
* Blue Note 564   Bunk Johnson, Sidney Bechet - Milenberg Joys / Days Beyond Recall
* Blue Note 565   Bunk Johnson, Sidney Bechet - Lord, Let Me In The Lifeboat / Up In Sidney's Flat

Original Art Hodes' Trio

Max Kaminsky (trumpet) Art Hodes (piano) Fred Moore (drums, vocals)
WOR Studios, NYC, April 6, 1945
BN230-0K.M.H. Drag (Draggin' The Blues) (mistitled as KMH Blues)Blue Note 51, BLP 7021, B 6502; Mosaic MR5-114
BN231-1Funny FeathersBlue Note 51; Mosaic MR5-114
BN232-0Blues 'N' Booze (mistitled as Blues 'N' Blues)Blue Note 512, BLP 7021; Mosaic MR5-114
BN229-3That Eccentric Rag (alternate take)Blue Note B 6508; Mosaic MR5-114
BN229-4That Eccentric Rag (mistitled as Eccentric)Blue Note 512, B 6502; Mosaic MR5-114
* Blue Note B 6502   The Funky Piano Of Art Hodes
* Mosaic MR5-114, MD4-114   The Complete Art Hodes Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note B 6508   Art Hodes - Sittin' In
* Blue Note BLP 7021   Art Hodes' Back Room Boys - Out Of The Back Room
= Vogue (E) LDE 174   Art Hodes' Back Room Boys
= Jazz Selection (F) JSLP 50044   Various Artists - Blues Session At Blue Note
* Blue Note 51   Art Hodes - K.M.H. Drag / Funny Feathers
* Blue Note 512   Art Hodes - Blues 'N' Booze / That Eccentric Rag

Ike Quebec Quintet

Ike Quebec (tenor sax) Dave Rivera (piano) Napoleon Allen (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, April 10, 1945
BN233-0Blue Turning Grey Over You (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-107
BN233-1Blue Turning Grey Over You-
BN234-1DoloresBlue Note 516; Mosaic MR4-107
BN235-3The Day You Came AlongMosaic MR4-107
BN236-1Sweethearts On Parade (alternate take)-
BN236-3Sweethearts On ParadeBlue Note 516; Mosaic MR4-107
* Mosaic MR4-107, MD3-107   The Complete Blue Note Forties Recordings Of Ike Quebec And John Hardee
* Blue Note 516   Ike Quebec - Dolores / Sweethearts On Parade
= Blue Note 102   Ike Quebec - Tenor Sax

Art Hodes' Hot Seven

Max Kaminsky (trumpet) George Lugg (trombone) Leonard "Bujie" Centobie (clarinet) Art Hodes (piano) Chick Robertson (guitar) Jack Lesberg (bass) Danny Alvin (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, May 17, 1945
BN237-1Chicago GalBlue Note 552, BLP 7015, B 6502; Mosaic MR5-114
BN238-3I Never Knew What A Gal Could DoBlue Note 551, BLP 7015, B 6509; Mosaic MR5-114
BN239-1Mr. Jelly LordBlue Note 551, BLP 7015; Mosaic MR5-114
BN240-3At The Jazz Band BallMosaic MR5-114
* Blue Note B 6502   The Funky Piano Of Art Hodes
* Mosaic MR5-114, MD4-114   The Complete Art Hodes Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note B 6509   Baby Dodds, Art Hodes, Edmond Hall - Classics
* Blue Note BLP 7015   Art Hodes' Hot Seven With Max Kaminsky And Bujie Centobie - Dixieland Clambake
* Blue Note 552   Art Hodes - Willie The Weeper / Chicago Gal
= Blue Note 104   Art Hodes - A Monday Date At Blue Note
* Blue Note 551   Art Hodes - I Never Knew What A Gal Could Do / Mr. Jelly Lord
= Blue Note 104   Art Hodes - A Monday Date At Blue Note

Art Hodes' Hot Seven

Max Kaminsky (trumpet -1/5) George Lugg (trombone -1/5) Leonard "Bujie" Centobie (clarinet) Art Hodes (piano) Chick Robertson (guitar) Jack Lesberg (bass) Danny Alvin (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, May 23, 1945
1. BN241-0Wolverine BluesBlue Note 550, BLP 7015; Mosaic MR5-114
2. BN242-4Milenberg JoysBlue Note BLP 7015; Mosaic MR5-114
3. BN243-0Walk On Down-
4. BN244-2Willie The WeeperBlue Note 552, BLP 7015, B 6502; Mosaic MR5-114
5. BN244-3Willie The Weeper (alternate take)Blue Note B 6509; Mosaic MR5-114
6. BN245-0BujieBlue Note 550, BLP 7015; Mosaic MR5-114
* Mosaic MR5-114, MD4-114   The Complete Art Hodes Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note B 6502   The Funky Piano Of Art Hodes
* Blue Note B 6509   Baby Dodds, Art Hodes, Edmond Hall - Classics
* Blue Note BLP 7015   Art Hodes' Hot Seven With Max Kaminsky And Bujie Centobie - Dixieland Clambake
* Blue Note 550   Art Hodes - Wolverine Blues / Bujie
= Blue Note 104   Art Hodes - A Monday Date At Blue Note
* Blue Note 552   Art Hodes - Willie The Weeper / Chicago Gal
= Blue Note 104   Art Hodes - A Monday Date At Blue Note

Ike Quebec Swing Seven

Buck Clayton (trumpet) Keg Johnson (trombone) Ike Quebec (tenor sax) Roger Ram Ramirez (piano) Tiny Grimes (guitar) Grachan Moncur (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, July 17, 1945
BN246-0I've Found A New Baby (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-107
BN246-1I've Found A New BabyBlue Note BLP 5027, B 6507; Mosaic MR4-107
BN247-0I Surrender, DearBlue Note BLP 5001; Mosaic MR4-107
BN247-1I Surrender, Dear (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-107
BN248-1TopsyBlue Note 515; Mosaic MR4-107
BN249-0Cup-Mute Clayton-
* Mosaic MR4-107, MD3-107   The Complete Blue Note Forties Recordings Of Ike Quebec And John Hardee
* Blue Note B 6507   Ike Quebec, Jimmy Hamilton, John Hardee, Benny Morton - Swing Hi-Swing Lo
* Blue Note BLP 5027   Various Artists - Swing Hi-Swing Lo
* Blue Note BLP 5001   Various Artists - Mellow The Mood - Jazz In A Mellow Mood
* Blue Note 515   Ike Quebec - Topsy / Cup-Mute Clayton
= Blue Note 102   Ike Quebec - Tenor Sax

Sammy Benskin Trio

Sammy Benskin (piano) Billy Taylor (bass) Specs Powell (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, July 27, 1945
BN250-2CherryBlue Note 522; Mosaic MR1-115
BN251-0RosettaMosaic MR1-115
BN252-0The World Is Waiting For The SunriseBlue Note 522; Mosaic MR1-115
BN253-0Wiliphant WinnieMosaic MR1-115
* Mosaic MR1-115   The Benny Morton And Jimmy Hamilton Blue Note Swingtets
* Blue Note 522   Sammy Benskin - The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise / Cherry

"Pigmeat" Alamo Markham With Oliver "Rev." Mesheux's Blue Six

Oliver "Rev." Mesheux (trumpet) Sandy Williams (trombone) Vivian Smith (piano) Jimmy Shirley (guitar) Israel Crosby (bass) Tommy Benford (drums) "Pigmeat" Alamo Markham (vocals)
WOR Studios, NYC, August 31, 1945
BN254-2Blues Before SunriseBlue Note 48
BN255-1You've Been A Good Ol' WagonBlue Note 509
BN256-0How Long, How Long BluesBlue Note 48
BN257-1See See RiderBlue Note 509
* Blue Note 48   "Pigmeat" Alamo Markham - How Long, How Long Blues / Blues Before Sunrise
* Blue Note 509   "Pigmeat" Alamo Markham, Oliver "Rev." Mesheux - See See Rider / You've Been A Good Ol' Wagon

Art Hodes' Back Room Boys

Oliver "Rev." Mesheux (trumpet) Omer Simeon (clarinet) Art Hodes (piano) Al Lucas (bass) Fred Moore (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, September 14, 1945
BN258-2None Of My Jelly Roll (alternate take)Mosaic MR5-114
BN259-0Blues For Jelly (alternate take 1)Blue Note B 6509; Mosaic MR5-114
BN259-1Blues For Jelly (alternate take 2)Blue Note B 6502; Mosaic MR5-114
BN259-2Blues For JellyBlue Note BLP 7021; Mosaic MR5-114
BN260-2Basin Street BluesMosaic MR5-114
BN261-0Jack Daily BluesBlue Note BLP 7021; Mosaic MR5-114
BN258-4None Of My Jelly RollMosaic MR5-114
* Mosaic MR5-114, MD4-114   The Complete Art Hodes Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note B 6509   Baby Dodds, Art Hodes, Edmond Hall - Classics
* Blue Note B 6502   The Funky Piano Of Art Hodes
* Blue Note BLP 7021   Art Hodes' Back Room Boys - Out Of The Back Room
= Vogue (E) LDE 174   Art Hodes' Back Room Boys
= Jazz Selection (F) JSLP 50044   Various Artists - Blues Session At Blue Note

Art Hodes' Hot Five

Wild Bill Davison (cornet) Sidney Bechet (soprano sax, clarinet) Art Hodes (piano) Pops Foster (bass) Fred Moore (drums, vocals)
WOR Studios, NYC, October 12, 1945
BN262-1Save It, Pretty MamaBlue Note 531, BLP 7005, BLP 1203; Mosaic MR6-110, MR5-114
BN263-1'Way Down Yonder In New OrleansBlue Note 533, BLP 7005, BLP 1203; Mosaic MR6-110, MR5-114
BN264-1Memphis BluesBlue Note 532, BLP 7005, BLP 1203; Mosaic MR6-110, MR5-114
BN265-0Shine-
BN266-1St. James InfirmaryBlue Note 533, BLP 7005, BLP 1203; Mosaic MR6-110, MR5-114
BN267-0Darktown Strutters' BallBlue Note 531, BLP 7005, BLP 1203; Mosaic MR6-110, MR5-114
BN267-2Darktown Strutters' Ball (alternate take)Mosaic MR6-110, MR5-114
* Blue Note BLP 1203, BST 81203 (pseudo stereo)   Sidney Bechet - Giant Of Jazz, Vol. 1
* Mosaic MR6-110, MD4-110   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Sidney Bechet
* Mosaic MR5-114, MD4-114   The Complete Art Hodes Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note BLP 7005   Art Hodes' Hot Five With Sidney Bechet And "Wild Bill" Davison
= Vogue (E) LDE 086   Sidney Bechet's Blue Note Jazzmen
= Vogue (F) LD 026   Sidney Bechet And His Blue Note Jazzmen, Vol. 1
* Blue Note 531   Art Hodes - Save It, Pretty Mama / Darktown Strutters' Ball
= Blue Note 103   Art Hodes - Hot Jazz At Blue Note
* Blue Note 533   Art Hodes - St. James Infirmary / 'Way Down Yonder In New Orleans
= Blue Note 103   Art Hodes - Hot Jazz At Blue Note
* Blue Note 532   Art Hodes - Shine / Memphis Blues
= Blue Note 103   Art Hodes - Hot Jazz At Blue Note

Jimmy Hamilton And The Duke's Men

Ray Nance (trumpet) Henderson Chambers (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet) Otto Hardwick (alto sax, clarinet) Harry Carney (baritone sax, clarinet) Jimmy Jones (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Sidney Catlett (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, November 21, 1945
BN268-1Old Uncle BudMosaic MR1-115
BN269-4Blues For ClarinetsBlue Note BLP 5027; Mosaic MR1-115
BN270-0SlapstickBlue Note BLP 5027, B 6507; Mosaic MR1-115
BN271-1Blues In My Music Room-
* Mosaic MR1-115   The Benny Morton And Jimmy Hamilton Blue Note Swingtets
* Blue Note B 6507   Ike Quebec, Jimmy Hamilton, John Hardee, Benny Morton - Swing Hi-Swing Lo
* Blue Note BLP 5027   Various Artists - Swing Hi-Swing Lo

Baby Dodds' Jazz Four

Albert Nicholas (clarinet) Art Hodes (piano) Wellman Beaud (bass) Baby Dodds (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, December 26, 1945
BN272-2Feelin' At EaseBlue Note 519, BLP 7021, B 6509; Mosaic MR5-114
BN273-2Careless LoveBlue Note 518; Mosaic MR5-114
BN274-0High Society (alternate take)Mosaic MR5-114
BN274-2High SocietyBlue Note 519; Mosaic MR5-114
BN275-0Winin' Boy BluesBlue Note 518, BLP 7013; Mosaic MR5-114
BN273-4Careless Love (alternate take)Blue Note BLP 7021, B 6509; Mosaic MR5-114
BN273-5-Mosaic MR5-114
* Blue Note B 6509   Baby Dodds, Art Hodes, Edmond Hall - Classics
* Mosaic MR5-114, MD4-114   The Complete Art Hodes Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note BLP 7021   Art Hodes' Back Room Boys - Out Of The Back Room
= Vogue (E) LDE 174   Art Hodes' Back Room Boys
= Jazz Selection (F) JSLP 50044   Various Artists - Blues Session At Blue Note
* Blue Note BLP 7013   George Lewis And His New Orleans Stompers, Vol. 2 - Echoes Of New Orleans
* Blue Note 519   Baby Dodds - Feelin' At Ease / High Society
* Blue Note 518   Baby Dodds - Winin' Boy Blues / Careless Love

1946

Sidney Bechet - Albert Nicholas Blue Five

Albert Nicholas (clarinet) Sidney Bechet (soprano sax, clarinet) Art Hodes (piano) Pops Foster (bass) Danny Alvin (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, February 12, 1946
BN276-0Blame It On The Blues (alternate take)Mosaic MR6-110
BN276-1Blame It On The Blues (as Quincy Street Stomp)Blue Note 517, BLP 7008, BLP 1201; Mosaic MR6-110
BN277-1Old Stack O'lee BluesBlue Note 54, BLP 7022, BLP 1202; Mosaic MR6-110
BN278-3Bechet's FantasyBlue Note 54, BLP 7022; Mosaic MR6-110
BN279-0Weary Way Blues (alternate take)Blue Note BLP 7008; Mosaic MR6-110
BN279-2Weary Way BluesBlue Note 517, BLP 1201; Mosaic MR6-110
* Mosaic MR6-110, MD4-110   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Sidney Bechet
* Blue Note BLP 1201, BST 81201 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 89384 2   Sidney Bechet Jazz Classics, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BLP 1202, BST 81202 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 89385 2   Sidney Bechet Jazz Classics, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 7008   Sidney Bechet, Bunk Johnson - Days Beyond Recall
* Blue Note BLP 7022   Sidney Bechet - Port Of Harlem Six
* Blue Note 517   Sidney Bechet, Albert Nicholas - Quincy Street Stomp / Weary Way Blues
* Blue Note 54   Sidney Bechet, Albert Nicholas - Bechet's Fantasy / Old Stack O'lee Blues

John Hardee's Swingtet

John Hardee (tenor sax) Sammy Benskin (piano) Tiny Grimes (guitar) John Simmons (bass) Sidney Catlett (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, February 28, 1946
BN280-0TiredBlue Note 513; Mosaic MR4-107
BN281-0Blue Skies-
BN282-0Hardee's PartyBlue Note 514; Mosaic MR4-107
BN282-1Hardee's Party (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-107
BN283-0Idaho (alternate take)-
BN283-5IdahoBlue Note 514; Mosaic MR4-107
* Mosaic MR4-107, MD3-107   The Complete Blue Note Forties Recordings Of Ike Quebec And John Hardee
* Blue Note 513   John Hardee - Tired / Blue Skies
* Blue Note 514   John Hardee - Idaho / Hardee's Party
= Blue Note 101   John Hardee - Tenor Sax

John Hardee Sextet

John Hardee (tenor sax) Bill Bivens (vibes) Sammy Benskin (piano) Jimmy Shirley (guitar) Gene Ramey (bass) Sidney Catlett (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, May 31, 1946
BN284-1What Is This Thing Called LoveBlue Note 520; Mosaic MR4-107
BN285-1Nervous From The Service-
BN286-4River Edge RockBlue Note 521; Mosaic MR4-107
BN287-0Sweet And LovelyBlue Note 521, BLP 5001; Mosaic MR4-107
BN286-5River Edge Rock (alternate take)Blue Note B 6507; Mosaic MR4-107
* Mosaic MR4-107, MD3-107   The Complete Blue Note Forties Recordings Of Ike Quebec And John Hardee
* Blue Note B 6507   Ike Quebec, Jimmy Hamilton, John Hardee, Benny Morton - Swing Hi-Swing Lo
* Blue Note BLP 5001   Various Artists - Mellow The Mood - Jazz In A Mellow Mood
* Blue Note 520   John Hardee - What Is This Thing Called Love / Nervous From The Service
= Blue Note 101   John Hardee - Tenor Sax
* Blue Note 521   John Hardee - River Edge Rock / Sweet And Lovely
= Blue Note 101   John Hardee - Tenor Sax

Tiny Grimes' Swingtet

Trummy Young (trombone) John Hardee (tenor sax) Marlowe Morris (piano) Tiny Grimes (guitar) Jimmy Butts (bass) Eddie Nicholson (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, August 14, 1946
BN288-3C Jam BluesBlue Note 525; Mosaic MR4-107
BN289-1Flying Home, Part 1Blue Note 524; Mosaic MR4-107
BN290-1Flying Home, Part 2-
BN291-1Tiny's Boogie Woogie (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-107
BN291-2Tiny's Boogie WoogieBlue Note 525; Mosaic MR4-107
* Mosaic MR4-107, MD3-107   The Complete Blue Note Forties Recordings Of Ike Quebec And John Hardee
* Blue Note 525   Tiny Grimes - Tiny's Boogie Woogie / C Jam Blues
* Blue Note 524   Tiny Grimes - Flying Home, Part 1 & 2

Ike Quebec Swing Seven

Shad Collins (trumpet) Keg Johnson (trombone) Ike Quebec (tenor sax) Roger Ram Ramirez (piano) John Collins (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, September 23, 1946
BN292-1The Masquerade Is Over (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-107
BN292-4The Masquerade Is OverBlue Note 539; Mosaic MR4-107
BN292-5The Masquerade Is Over (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-107
BN293-2Basically BlueBlue Note 539, BLP 5027; Mosaic MR4-107
BN294-1Someone To Watch Over MeBlue Note 538; Mosaic MR4-107
BN294-2Someone To Watch Over Me (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-107
BN295-2Zig Billion (alternate take)-
BN295-4Zig BillionBlue Note 538; Mosaic MR4-107
* Mosaic MR4-107, MD3-107   The Complete Blue Note Forties Recordings Of Ike Quebec And John Hardee
* Blue Note BLP 5027   Various Artists - Swing Hi-Swing Lo
* Blue Note 539   Ike Quebec - The Masquerade Is Over / Basically Blue
* Blue Note 538   Ike Quebec - Someone To Watch Over Me / Zig Billion

1947

Babs' Three Bips And A Bop

Rudy Williams (alto sax) Tadd Dameron (piano, vocals) Pee Wee Tinney (guitar, vocals) Art Phipps (bass) Charles Simon (drums) Babs Gonzales (vocals)
WOR Studios, NYC, February 24, 1947
BN296-1Lop-PowBlue Note 535, CDP 7 84464 2
BN297-1Oop-Pop-A-DaBlue Note 534, CDP 7 84464 2
BN298-3Stomping At The Savoy-
BN299-2Pay Dem DuesBlue Note 535, CDP 7 84464 2
* Blue Note CDP 7 84464 2   Babs Gonzales - Weird Lullaby
* Blue Note 535   Babs' Three Bips And A Bop - Lop-Pow / Pay Dem Dues
* Blue Note 534   Babs' Three Bips And A Bop - Oop-Pop-A-Da / Stomping At The Savoy

Babs' Three Bips And A Bop

Tadd Dameron (piano, vocals) Pee Wee Tinney (guitar, vocals) Art Phipps (bass) Babs Gonzales (vocals)
WOR Studios, NYC, May 7, 1947
BN300-3Running AroundBlue Note 537, CDP 7 84464 2
BN301-5Babs' Dream-
BN302-3Dob Bla BliBlue Note 536, CDP 7 84464 2
BN303-1Weird Lullaby-
* Blue Note CDP 7 84464 2   Babs Gonzales - Weird Lullaby
* Blue Note 537   Babs' Three Bips And A Bop - Running Around / Babs' Dream
* Blue Note 536   Babs' Three Bips And A Bop - Dob Bla Bli / Weird Lullaby

Tadd Dameron Sextet

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Ernie Henry (alto sax) Charlie Rouse (tenor sax) Tadd Dameron (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, September 26, 1947
BN304-0The Chase (alternate take)Blue Note BLP 1531, BN-LA507-H2
BN304-2The ChaseBlue Note 541, BLP 5004, BLP 1531, BN-LA507-H2
BN305-0The Squirrel (alternate take)Blue Note BLP 1531, BN-LA507-H2
BN305-1The SquirrelBlue Note 540, 1597, BLP 5004, BLP 1531, BN-LA507-H2
BN306-0Our Delight (alternate take)Blue Note BLP 1531, BN-LA507-H2
BN306-5Our DelightBlue Note 540, BLP 5004, BLP 1531, BN-LA507-H2, BST2 84433
BN307-0Dameronia (alternate take)Blue Note BLP 1531, BN-LA507-H2
BN307-2DameroniaBlue Note 541, BLP 5004, BLP 1531, BLP 1001, BN-LA507-H2, BST 89902
* Blue Note BLP 1531   The Fabulous Fats Navarro, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BN-LA507-H2   Fats Navarro - Prime Source
* Blue Note BST2 84433   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 1001   Various Artists - 25 Years Blue Note - Anniversary Album
= Blue Note BLP 2001, BST 82001   Various Artists - Blue Note Gems Of Jazz
* Blue Note BST 89902   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1939-1949
= Blue Note BN-LA158-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BLP 5004   Fats Navarro Memorial Album
* Blue Note 541   Tadd Dameron - The Chase / Dameronia
* Blue Note 540   Tadd Dameron - Our Delight / The Squirrel
* Blue Note 1597   Tadd Dameron - The Squirrel / Miles Davis - Donna

Thelonious Monk Sextet

Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Danny Quebec West (alto sax) Billy Smith (tenor sax) Thelonious Monk (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, October 15, 1947
BN308-2HumphBlue Note 560, BLP 5009, BLP 1510
BN309-1Evonce (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011
BN309-4EvonceBlue Note 547, BLP 1511
BN310-1Suburban EyesBlue Note 542, BLP 5009, BLP 1511
BN310-2Suburban Eyes (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011
BN311-0TheloniousBlue Note 542, BLP 5002, BLP 1510
* Blue Note BLP 1510, BST 81510 (pseudo stereo)   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 1
= Blue Note BN-LA579-H2   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius
= Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011   More Genius Of Thelonious Monk
* Blue Note BLP 1511, BST 81511 (pseudo stereo)   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 2
= Blue Note BN-LA579-H2   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius
= Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk
* Blue Note BLP 5009   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 5002   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music
* Blue Note 560   Thelonious Monk - Humph / Misterioso
* Blue Note 547   Thelonious Monk - Evonce / Off Minor
* Blue Note 542   Thelonious Monk - Thelonious / Suburban Eyes

Thelonious Monk Trio

Thelonious Monk (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, October 24, 1947
BN312-0Nice Work If You Can Get It (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011
BN312-1Nice Work If You Can Get ItBlue Note 1575, BLP 5009, BLP 1511
BN313-0Ruby, My Dear (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011
BN313-1Ruby, My DearBlue Note 549, BLP 5002, BLP 1510
BN314-0Well, You Needn'tBlue Note 543, BLP 5002, BLP 1510
BN314-1Well, You Needn't (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011
BN315-0April In Paris (alternate take)-
BN315-1April In ParisBlue Note 1575, BLP 1510
BN317-1Off MinorBlue Note 547, BLP 5002, BLP 1510
BN316-3IntrospectionBlue Note BLP 1510
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011   More Genius Of Thelonious Monk
* Blue Note BLP 1511, BST 81511 (pseudo stereo)   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 2
= Blue Note BN-LA579-H2   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius
= Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk
* Blue Note BLP 1510, BST 81510 (pseudo stereo)   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 1
= Blue Note BN-LA579-H2   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius
= Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk
* Blue Note BLP 5009   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 5002   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music
* Blue Note 1575   Thelonious Monk - Nice Work If You Can Get It / April In Paris
* Blue Note 549   Thelonious Monk - Ruby, My Dear / Evidence
* Blue Note 543   Thelonious Monk - 'Round Midnight / Well, You Needn't
* Blue Note 547   Thelonious Monk - Evonce / Off Minor

Thelonious Monk Quintet

George Taitt (trumpet) Sahib Shihab (alto sax) Thelonious Monk (piano) Bob Paige (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, November 21, 1947
BN318-3In Walked BudBlue Note 548, 45-1664, BLP 5009, BLP 1510
BN319-0Monk's MoodBlue Note 1565, BLP 1511
BN320-0Who KnowsBlue Note 1565, BLP 5009, BLP 1511
BN321-1'Round MidnightBlue Note 543, 45-1664, BLP 5002, BLP 1510, BLP 1001, BST2 84433, BST 89902
BN320-7Who Knows (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011
* Blue Note BLP 1510, BST 81510 (pseudo stereo)   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 1
= Blue Note BN-LA579-H2   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius
= Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk
* Blue Note BLP 1511, BST 81511 (pseudo stereo)   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 2
= Blue Note BN-LA579-H2   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius
= Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk
* Blue Note BLP 1001   Various Artists - 25 Years Blue Note - Anniversary Album
= Blue Note BLP 2001, BST 82001   Various Artists - Blue Note Gems Of Jazz
* Blue Note BST2 84433   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BST 89902   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1939-1949
= Blue Note BN-LA158-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 1
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011   More Genius Of Thelonious Monk
* Blue Note BLP 5009   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 5002   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music
* Blue Note 45-1664   Thelonious Monk - 'Round Midnight / In Walked Bud
* Blue Note 548   Thelonious Monk - In Walked Bud / Epistrophy
* Blue Note 1565   Thelonious Monk - Who Knows / Monk's Mood
* Blue Note 543   Thelonious Monk - 'Round Midnight / Well, You Needn't

Art Blakey's Messengers

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Howard Bowe (trombone) Sahib Shihab (alto sax) Orland Wright (tenor sax) Ernest Thompson (baritone sax) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) LaVerne Barker (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, December 22, 1947
BN322-3The Thin ManBlue Note 545, BLP 5010, CDP 7 84436 2
BN323-1The Bop AlleyBlue Note 546, BLP 5010, CDP 7 84436 2
BN323-2The Bop Alley (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 84436 2
BN324-2Groove StreetBlue Note 546, CDP 7 84436 2
BN325-1Musa's VisionBlue Note 545, CDP 7 84436 2
* Blue Note CDP 7 84436 2   Max Roach, James Moody, Art Blakey - New Sounds
* Blue Note BLP 5010   Max Roach, James Moody, Art Blakey - New Sounds
* Blue Note 545   Art Blakey's Messengers - The Thin Man / Musa's Vision
* Blue Note 546   Art Blakey's Messengers - Groove Street / The Bop Alley

1948

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Simmons (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums) Kenny Pancho Hagood (vocals -1/3)
Apex Studios, NYC, July 2, 1948
1. BN326-3All The Things You AreBlue Note 1201, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012
2. BN327-1I Should Care (alternate take)Blue Note BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012
3. BN327-2I Should CareBlue Note 1201; Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012
4. BN328-0EvidenceBlue Note 549, BLP 1509, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
5. BN329-0MisteriosoBlue Note 560, BLP 5002, BLP 1510
6. BN329-1Misterioso (alternate take)Blue Note BLP 1509, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
7. BN330-0EpistrophyBlue Note 548, BLP 1510, BST 89902
8. BN331-1I Mean YouBlue Note 1564, BLP 5002, BLP 1510
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012   Thelonious Monk And Milt Jackson
* Blue Note BLP 1509, BST 81509 (pseudo stereo)   Milt Jackson And The Thelonious Monk Quintet
* Blue Note BLP 1510, BST 81510 (pseudo stereo)   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 1
= Blue Note BN-LA579-H2   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius
= Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk
* Blue Note BST 89902   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1939-1949
= Blue Note BN-LA158-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BLP 5002   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music
* Blue Note 1201   Thelonious Monk - All The Things You Are / I Should Care
* Blue Note 549   Thelonious Monk - Ruby, My Dear / Evidence
* Blue Note 560   Thelonious Monk - Humph / Misterioso
* Blue Note 548   Thelonious Monk - In Walked Bud / Epistrophy
* Blue Note 1564   Thelonious Monk - I Mean You / Tadd Dameron - Symphonette

Tadd Dameron Septet

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Allen Eager, Wardell Gray (tenor sax) Tadd Dameron (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Chino Pozo (bongos -1,2,7) Kenny Pancho Hagood (vocals -7)
Apex Studios, NYC, September 13, 1948
1. BN332-0Jahbero (alternate take)Blue Note BLP 1532, BN-LA507-H2
2. BN332-1JahberoBlue Note 559, BLP 1532, BN-LA507-H2
3. BN333-0Lady BirdBlue Note 559, BLP 5004, BLP 1532, BN-LA507-H2
4. BN333-1Lady Bird (alternate take)Blue Note BLP 1532, BN-LA507-H2
5. BN334-1SymphonetteBlue Note 1564, BLP 1532, BN-LA507-H2
6. BN334-2Symphonette (alternate take)Blue Note BLP 1532, BN-LA507-H2
7. BN335-1I Think I'll Go AwayBlue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10
* Blue Note BLP 1532   The Fabulous Fats Navarro, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BN-LA507-H2   Fats Navarro - Prime Source
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series
* Blue Note BLP 5004   Fats Navarro Memorial Album
* Blue Note 559   Tadd Dameron - Jahbero / Lady Bird
* Blue Note 1564   Thelonious Monk - I Mean You / Tadd Dameron - Symphonette

Howard McGhee - Fats Navarro Boptet

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Howard McGhee (trumpet, piano) Ernie Henry (alto sax) Milt Jackson (vibes, piano) Curly Russell (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Apex Studios, NYC, October 11, 1948
BN336-0The Skunkrejected
BN336-1The Skunk (alternate take)Blue Note BLP 1532, BN-LA507-H2
BN337Boperationrejected
BN337-0--
BN337-1-Blue Note 558, BLP 5012, BLP 1532, BN-LA507-H2
BN337-2Boperation (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 8 33373 2
BN336-2The Skunkrejected
BN336-3-Blue Note 558, BLP 5012, (J) BNJ-61008/10
BN338-0Double TalkBlue Note 557, BLP 5004, BLP 1531, BN-LA507-H2
BN339-0Double Talk (alternate take)Blue Note BLP 1532, BN-LA507-H2
BN336-4The Skunkrejected
* Blue Note BLP 1532   The Fabulous Fats Navarro, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BN-LA507-H2   Fats Navarro - Prime Source
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series
* Blue Note BLP 1531   The Fabulous Fats Navarro, Vol. 1
* Blue Note 7243 8 33373 2   The Complete Blue Note And Capitol Recordings Of Fats Navarro And Tadd Dameron
* Blue Note BLP 5012   Howard McGhee's All Stars - The McGhee-Navarro Sextet
= Blue Note (J) K18P-9274   Howard McGhee All Stars/Howard McGhee Sextet
= Blue Note 7243 4 95747 2   Howard McGhee/Introducing The Kenny Drew Trio
* Blue Note BLP 5004   Fats Navarro Memorial Album
* Blue Note 558   Howard McGhee - The Skunk / Boperation
* Blue Note 557   Howard McGhee - Double Talk, Part 1 & 2

James Moody And His Bop Men

Dave Burnes, Elmon Wright (trumpet) Ernie Henry (alto sax) James Moody (tenor sax) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Hen Gates (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Teddy Stewart (drums) Gil Fuller (arranger)
Apex Studios, NYC, October 19, 1948
BN340-0The Fuller Bop Man (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 84436 2
BN340-4The Fuller Bop ManBlue Note 553, BLP 5006, B 6503
BN341-0WorkshopBlue Note 556, BLP 5006
BN342-2Oh, Henry!Blue Note 555, BLP 5006, B 6503
BN343-2MoodamorphosisBlue Note 554, BLP 5006, B 6503
* Blue Note B 6503   James Moody, George Wallington - The Beginning And End Of Bop
* Blue Note BLP 5006   James Moody And His Modernists With Chano Pozo
= Blue Note CDP 7 84436 2   Max Roach, James Moody, Art Blakey - New Sounds
* Blue Note 553   James Moody - Tropicana / The Fuller Bop Man
* Blue Note 556   James Moody - Moody's All Frantic / Workshop
* Blue Note 555   James Moody - Tin Tin Deo / Oh, Henry!
* Blue Note 554   James Moody - Cu-Ba / Moodamorphosis

James Moody And His Bop Men

Dave Burnes, Elmon Wright (trumpet) Ernie Henry (alto sax) James Moody (tenor sax) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Hen Gates (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Chino Pozo (bongos, vocals) Gil Fuller (arranger)
Apex Studios, NYC, October 25, 1948
BN344-0TropicanaBlue Note 553, BLP 5006, B 6503
BN345-1Cu-BaBlue Note 554, BLP 5006, B 6503
BN346-0Moody's All FranticBlue Note 556, BLP 5006, B 6503
BN347-0Tin Tin DeoBlue Note 555, BLP 5006, BLP 1001, BST2 84429, BST 89902
* Blue Note B 6503   James Moody, George Wallington - The Beginning And End Of Bop
* Blue Note BLP 1001   Various Artists - 25 Years Blue Note - Anniversary Album
= Blue Note BLP 2001, BST 82001   Various Artists - Blue Note Gems Of Jazz
* Blue Note BST2 84429   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BST 89902   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1939-1949
= Blue Note BN-LA158-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BLP 5006   James Moody And His Modernists With Chano Pozo
= Blue Note CDP 7 84436 2   Max Roach, James Moody, Art Blakey - New Sounds
* Blue Note 553   James Moody - Tropicana / The Fuller Bop Man
* Blue Note 554   James Moody - Cu-Ba / Moodamorphosis
* Blue Note 556   James Moody - Moody's All Frantic / Workshop
* Blue Note 555   James Moody - Tin Tin Deo / Oh, Henry!

1949 (10th anniversary)

Sidney Bechet's Blue Note Jazzmen

Wild Bill Davison (cornet) Sidney Bechet (soprano sax) Art Hodes (piano) Walter Page (bass) Fred Moore (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, January 21, 1949
BN348-2Sister KateBlue Note 573, BLP 7001, BLP 1203; Mosaic MR6-110
BN349-2Tiger RagBlue Note 562, BLP 7009, BLP 1204; Mosaic MR6-110
BN350-0Tin Roof BluesBlue Note 561, BLP 7009, BLP 1204; Mosaic MR6-110
BN351-0I've Found A New BabyBlue Note BLP 7014, BLP 1204; Mosaic MR6-110
BN352-1Nobody Knows You When You're Down And OutBlue Note 571, BLP 7001, BLP 1203; Mosaic MR6-110
BN353-1When The Saints Go Marching InBlue Note 563, BLP 7009, BLP 1204; Mosaic MR6-110
* Blue Note BLP 1203, BST 81203 (pseudo stereo)   Sidney Bechet - Giant Of Jazz, Vol. 1
* Mosaic MR6-110, MD4-110   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Sidney Bechet
* Blue Note BLP 1204, BST 81204 (pseudo stereo)   Sidney Bechet - Giant Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 7001   Sidney Bechet's Blue Note Jazzmen With "Wild Bill" Davison
* Blue Note BLP 7009   Sidney Bechet And His Blue Note Jazz Men With "Wild Bill" Davison
* Blue Note BLP 7014   Sidney Bechet's Blue Note Jazzmen With "Wild Bill" Davison, Vol. 2
* Blue Note 573   Sidney Bechet - China Boy / Sister Kate
* Blue Note 562   Sidney Bechet - Tiger Rag / Cake Walking Babies
= Blue Note 105   Sidney Bechet - Giant Of Jazz
* Blue Note 561   Sidney Bechet - At The Jazz Band Ball / Tin Roof Blues
= Blue Note 105   Sidney Bechet - Giant Of Jazz
* Blue Note 571   Sidney Bechet - Fidgety Feet / Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out
* Blue Note 563   Sidney Bechet - When The Saints Go Marching In / Basin Street Blues
= Blue Note 105   Sidney Bechet - Giant Of Jazz

Sidney Bechet And His Blue Note Jazzmen

Wild Bill Davison (cornet) Ray Diehl (trombone) Sidney Bechet (soprano sax) Art Hodes (piano) Walter Page (bass) Slick Jones (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, March 23, 1949
BN354-0Basin Street BluesBlue Note 563, BLP 7009, BLP 1204; Mosaic MR6-110; Blue Note 7243 8 21259 2
BN355-0Cake Walking Babies From Home (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 8 21259 2
BN355-1Cake Walking Babies From HomeBlue Note 562, BLP 7009, BLP 1204; Mosaic MR6-110
BN356-1Tailgate RambleBlue Note BLP 7014, BLP 1204; Mosaic MR6-110; Blue Note 7243 8 21259 2
BN357-2At The Jazz Band BallBlue Note 561, BLP 7009, BLP 1204; Mosaic MR6-110; Blue Note 7243 8 21259 2
BN358-0Joshua Fit De Battle Of JerichoBlue Note BLP 7014, BLP 1204; Mosaic MR6-110; Blue Note 7243 8 21259 2
BN359-0Fidgety FeetBlue Note 571, BLP 7001, BLP 1203; Mosaic MR6-110; Blue Note 7243 8 21259 2
* Blue Note BLP 1204, BST 81204 (pseudo stereo)   Sidney Bechet - Giant Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* Mosaic MR6-110, MD4-110   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Sidney Bechet
* Blue Note BLP 1203, BST 81203 (pseudo stereo)   Sidney Bechet - Giant Of Jazz, Vol. 1
* Blue Note 7243 8 21259 2   Sidney Bechet - Runnin' Wild
* Blue Note BLP 7009   Sidney Bechet And His Blue Note Jazz Men With "Wild Bill" Davison
* Blue Note BLP 7014   Sidney Bechet's Blue Note Jazzmen With "Wild Bill" Davison, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 7001   Sidney Bechet's Blue Note Jazzmen With "Wild Bill" Davison
* Blue Note 563   Sidney Bechet - When The Saints Go Marching In / Basin Street Blues
= Blue Note 105   Sidney Bechet - Giant Of Jazz
* Blue Note 562   Sidney Bechet - Tiger Rag / Cake Walking Babies
= Blue Note 105   Sidney Bechet - Giant Of Jazz
* Blue Note 561   Sidney Bechet - At The Jazz Band Ball / Tin Roof Blues
= Blue Note 105   Sidney Bechet - Giant Of Jazz
* Blue Note 571   Sidney Bechet - Fidgety Feet / Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out

Bud Powell's Modernists

Fats Navarro (trumpet -1/8) Sonny Rollins (tenor sax -1/8) Bud Powell (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, August 9, 1949
1. BN360-0Bouncing With Bud (alternate take 1)Blue Note BLP 1532, BST 84430, BN-LA507-H2
2. BN360-1Bouncing With Bud (alternate take 2)Blue Note BLP 1531, BST 84430, BN-LA507-H2
3. BN360-2Bouncing With BudBlue Note 1567, BLP 5003, BLP 1503, BN-LA507-H2
4. BN361-0Wail (alternate take)Blue Note BLP 1531, BST 84430, BN-LA507-H2
5. BN361-3WailBlue Note 1567, BLP 5003, BLP 1503, BN-LA507-H2
6. BN362-0Dance Of The Infidels (alternate take)Blue Note BLP 1532, BST 84430, BN-LA507-H2
7. BN362-1Dance Of The InfidelsBlue Note 1568, BLP 1503, BN-LA507-H2
8. BN363-152nd Street ThemeBlue Note 1568, BLP 5004, BLP 1503, BN-LA507-H2
9. BN364-0You Go To My HeadBlue Note 1566, BLP 5003, BLP 1504
10. BN365-0OrnithologyBlue Note 1566, BLP 5003, BLP 1503
11. BN365-1Ornithology (alternate take)Blue Note BLP 1504
* Blue Note BLP 1532   The Fabulous Fats Navarro, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BST 84430   Bud Powell - Alternate Takes
* Blue Note BN-LA507-H2   Fats Navarro - Prime Source
* Blue Note BLP 1531   The Fabulous Fats Navarro, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BLP 1503, BST 81503 (pseudo stereo)   The Amazing Bud Powell, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BLP 1504, BST 81504 (pseudo stereo)   The Amazing Bud Powell, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 5003   The Amazing Bud Powell
* Blue Note BLP 5004   Fats Navarro Memorial Album
* Blue Note 1567   Bud Powell - Bouncing With Bud / Wail
* Blue Note 1568   Bud Powell - Dance Of The Infidels / 52nd Street Theme
* Blue Note 1566   Bud Powell - You Go To My Head / Ornithology

Clyde Bernhardt And His Kansas City Buddies

Clyde Bernhardt (trombone, vocals) Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Dave Small (baritone sax) Earl Knight (piano) Rene Hall (guitar) Gene Ramey (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
Carnegie Hall Studio, NYC, October 6, 1949
BN366 (tk.4)Crackin' BreadBlue Note 1202
BN368 (tk.3)Don't Tell ItBlue Note 1203
BN369 (tk.3)Chattanooga-
BN367 (tk.2)Meet Me On The CornerBlue Note 1202
* Blue Note 1202   Clyde Bernhardt - Crackin' Bread / Meet Me On The Corner
* Blue Note 1203   Clyde Bernhardt - Don't Tell It / Chattanooga

1950

Howard McGhee All Stars

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Jay Jay Johnson (trombone) Brew Moore (tenor sax) Kenny Drew (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, January 23, 1950
BN370-1Lo-Flame (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 4 95747 2
BN370-2Lo-FlameBlue Note 1574, BLP 5012
BN371-1FuguettaBlue Note 1572, BLP 5012
BN372-0Fluid DriveBlue Note 1573, BLP 5012
BN373-0MeciendoBlue Note 1574, BLP 5012
BN374-0Donellon SquareBlue Note 1573, BLP 5012
BN375-1I'll Remember AprilBlue Note 1572, BLP 5012
* Blue Note BLP 5012   Howard McGhee's All Stars - The McGhee-Navarro Sextet
= Blue Note (J) K18P-9274   Howard McGhee All Stars/Howard McGhee Sextet
= Blue Note 7243 4 95747 2   Howard McGhee/Introducing The Kenny Drew Trio
* Blue Note 1574   Howard McGhee - Meciendo / Lo-Flame
* Blue Note 1572   Howard McGhee - I'll Remember April / Fuguetta
* Blue Note 1573   Howard McGhee - Fluid Drive / Donellon Square

Sidney Bechet's Blue Note Jazzmen

Wild Bill Davison (cornet) Jimmy Archey (trombone) Sidney Bechet (soprano sax) Joe Sullivan (piano) Pops Foster (bass) Slick Jones (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, April 19, 1950
BN376-4CopenhagenBlue Note 572, BLP 7001, BLP 1203; Mosaic MR6-110
BN377-1China BoyBlue Note 573, BLP 7001, BLP 1203; Mosaic MR6-110
BN378-0Runnin' Wild (alternate take)Mosaic MR6-110
BN378-1Runnin' WildBlue Note BLP 7014, BLP 1204; Mosaic MR6-110
BN379-0Ain't Gonna Give Nobody None Of My Jelly Roll (alternate take)Mosaic MR6-110
BN379-2Ain't Gonna Give Nobody None Of My Jelly RollBlue Note BLP 7014, BLP 1204; Mosaic MR6-110
BN380-2Mandy, Make Up Your Mind-
BN381-2Shim-Me-Sha-WabbleBlue Note 572, BLP 7001, BLP 1203; Mosaic MR6-110
* Blue Note BLP 1203, BST 81203 (pseudo stereo)   Sidney Bechet - Giant Of Jazz, Vol. 1
* Mosaic MR6-110, MD4-110   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Sidney Bechet
* Blue Note BLP 1204, BST 81204 (pseudo stereo)   Sidney Bechet - Giant Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 7001   Sidney Bechet's Blue Note Jazzmen With "Wild Bill" Davison
* Blue Note BLP 7014   Sidney Bechet's Blue Note Jazzmen With "Wild Bill" Davison, Vol. 2
* Blue Note 572   Sidney Bechet - Copenhagen / Shim-Me-Sha-Wabble
* Blue Note 573   Sidney Bechet - China Boy / Sister Kate