Blue Note Records Discography: 1951-1952

1951

Bud Powell Trio

Bud Powell (piano) Curly Russell (bass -1/3,5,6,9) Max Roach (drums -1/3,5,6,9)
WOR Studios, NYC, May 1, 1951
1. BN382-1Un Poco Loco (alt. take 1)Blue Note BLP 1503
2. BN382-2Un Poco Loco (alt. take 2)-
3. BN382-4Un Poco LocoBlue Note 1577, BLP 5003, BLP 1503, BST2 84429
4. BN383-0Over The RainbowBlue Note 1576, BLP 5003, BLP 1504
5. BN384-0A Night In TunisiaBlue Note 1576, BLP 5003, BLP 1503, BLP 1001, BST 89903
6. BN384-1A Night In Tunisia (alt. take)Blue Note BLP 1503
7. BN385-0It Could Happen To You (alt. take)-
8. BN385-1It Could Happen To YouBlue Note 1577, BLP 5003, BLP 1504
9.Parisian ThoroughfareBlue Note BLP 1503
* Blue Note BLP 1503, BST 81503 (pseudo stereo)   The Amazing Bud Powell, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BST2 84429   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BLP 1504, BST 81504 (pseudo stereo)   The Amazing Bud Powell, 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 89903   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1949-1959
= Blue Note BN-LA159-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 5003   The Amazing Bud Powell
* Blue Note 1577   Bud Powell - Un Poco Loco / It Could Happen To You
* Blue Note 1576   Bud Powell - A Night In Tunisia / Over The Rainbow

Sidney DeParis And His Blue Note Stompers

Sidney DeParis (trumpet) Jimmy Archey (trombone) Omer Simeon (clarinet) Bob Green (piano) Pops Foster (bass) Joe Smith (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, June 14, 1951
BN386-0When You Wore A Tulip (alt. take)Blue Note B 6501; Mosaic MR6-109
BN386-1When You Wore A TulipBlue Note BLP 7016, B 6501; Mosaic MR6-109
BN387-2Weary Blues-
BN388-0Moose March-
BN389-1Panama-
BN390-0Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone-
BN391-1A Good Man Is Hard To Find-
* Blue Note B 6501   Sidney DeParis - DeParis Dixie
* Mosaic MR6-109, MD4-109   The Complete Edmond Hall/James P. Johnson/Sidney DeParis/Vic Dickenson Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note BLP 7016   Sidney DeParis' Blue Note Stompers With Jimmy Archey And Omer Simeon

Thelonious Monk Quintet

Sahib Shihab (alto saxophone -1/6) Milt Jackson (vibraphone -1/6,9) Thelonious Monk (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, July 23, 1951
1. BN392-1Four In OneBlue Note 1589, BLP 5009, BLP 1511
2. BN392-2Four In One (alt. take)Blue Note BLP 1509, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
3. BN393-0Criss CrossBlue Note 1590, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BST 89903, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note BST2 84429
4. BN393-1Criss Cross (alt. take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012
5. BN394-0EronelBlue Note 1590, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
6. BN395-0Straight, No ChaserBlue Note 1589, BLP 5009, BLP 1511
7. BN396-0Ask Me Now (alt. take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012
8. BN396-1Ask Me NowBlue Note 1591, BLP 1511
9. BN397-0Willow Weep For MeBlue Note 1591, 45-1646, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
* 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 1509, BST 81509 (pseudo stereo)   Milt Jackson And The Thelonious Monk Quintet
* Blue Note BST 89903   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1949-1959
= Blue Note BN-LA159-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BST2 84429   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 1
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012   Thelonious Monk And Milt Jackson
* Blue Note BLP 5009   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 5011   Milt Jackson - Wizard Of The Vibes
= Vogue (E) LDE 044   Milt Jackson And His New Group
= Vogue (F) LD 138   Milt Jackson And His New Group - Wizard Of The Vibes
* Blue Note 45-1646   Milt Jackson - Lillie / Willow Weep For Me
* Blue Note 1589   Thelonious Monk - Four In One / Straight, No Chaser
* Blue Note 1590   Thelonious Monk - Criss Cross / Eronel
* Blue Note 1591   Thelonious Monk - Ask Me Now / Willow Weep For Me

Wynton Kelly Trio

Wynton Kelly (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass -1,2,6/11) Franklin Skeete (bass -3/5) Lee Abrams (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, July 25, 1951
1. BN398-0I've Found A New Babyrejected
2. BN399-1Blue MoonBlue Note 1581, BLP 5025
3. BN400-2Fine And DandyBlue Note (J) LNJ-70079, (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2
4. BN401-0I've Found A New BabyBlue Note BLP 5025
5. BN402-1CherokeeBlue Note 1579, BLP 5025
6. BN403-1Born To Be BlueBlue Note 1578, BLP 5025
7. BN404-0Where Or WhenBlue Note 1578, (J) LNJ-70079, (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2
8. BN405-0MoonglowBlue Note 1579, (J) LNJ-70079, (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2
9. BN405-1Moonglow (alt. take)Blue Note (J) LNJ-70079, (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2
10. BN406-0If I Should Lose You-
11. BN407-0Born To Be Blue (alt. take) (Foolin' Myself)Blue Note (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2
* Blue Note (J) LNJ-70079   Sonny Clark/Wynton Kelly - The Immortal Session From Blue Note
* Blue Note BLP 5025   Wynton Kelly - New Faces-New Sounds
= Blue Note (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2   Piano Interpretations By Wynton Kelly
* Blue Note 1581   Wynton Kelly - Goodbye / Blue Moon
* Blue Note 1579   Wynton Kelly - Moonglow / Cherokee
* Blue Note 1578   Wynton Kelly - Born To Be Blue / Where Or When

Wynton Kelly Trio

Wynton Kelly (piano -1/6,8,9, celeste -7) Franklin Skeete (bass) Lee Abrams (drums, congas)
WOR Studios, NYC, August 1, 1951
1. BN408-0Goodbye (78 rpm version)Blue Note 1581, (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2
2. BN408-1GoodbyeBlue Note BLP 5025
3. BN409-2Foolin' MyselfBlue Note (J) LNJ-70079, (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2
4. BN410-0There Will Never Be Another YouBlue Note BLP 5025
5. BN411-3Do Nothin' Till You Hear From MeBlue Note (J) LNJ-70079, (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2
6. BN412-1SummertimeBlue Note 1580, (J) LNJ-70079, (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2
7. BN413-0Moonlight In VermontBlue Note BLP 5025
8. BN414-1Crazy, He Calls MeBlue Note 1580, BLP 5025
9. BN415-2Opus CapriceBlue Note (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2
* Blue Note (J) LNJ-70079   Sonny Clark/Wynton Kelly - The Immortal Session From Blue Note
* Blue Note BLP 5025   Wynton Kelly - New Faces-New Sounds
= Blue Note (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2   Piano Interpretations By Wynton Kelly
* Blue Note 1581   Wynton Kelly - Goodbye / Blue Moon
* Blue Note 1580   Wynton Kelly - Summertime / Crazy, He Calls Me

Sidney Bechet And His Hot Six

Sidney DeParis (trumpet) Jimmy Archey (trombone) Sidney Bechet (soprano saxophone) Don Kirkpatrick (piano) Pops Foster (bass) Manzie Johnson (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, November 5, 1951
BN416-3 tk.3Original Dixieland One-StepBlue Note BLP 7020, BLP 1207; Mosaic MR6-110
BN417-0 tk.4Avalon-
BN418-1 tk.6That's A Plenty-
BN419-0 tk.7Blues My Naughty Sweetie Gave To Me-
BN419-1 tk.9Blues My Naughty Sweetie Gave To Me (alt. take)Mosaic MR6-110
BN420-0 tk.13Ballin' The Jack (alt. take)-
BN420-1 tk.16Ballin' The JackBlue Note BLP 7020, BLP 1207; Mosaic MR6-110
BN421-0 tk.17There'll Be Some Changes Made (alt. take)Mosaic MR6-110
BN421-1 tk.19There'll Be Some Changes MadeBlue Note BLP 7020, BLP 1202; Mosaic MR6-110
* Blue Note BLP 1207, BST 81207 (pseudo stereo), 7243 5 30607 2   The Fabulous Sidney Bechet
* 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 7020   The Fabulous Sidney Bechet And His Hot Six With Sidney DeParis
= Vogue (E) LDE 138   Sidney Bechet Hot Six
= Jazz Selection (F) JSLP 50039   Sidney Bechet And His Blue Note Jazzmen

1952

Milt Jackson Quintet

Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone -1,4,7/9) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, April 7, 1952
1. BN422-0 tk.1TahitiBlue Note 1592, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BN-LA590-H2
2. BN423-1 tk.4LillieBlue Note 1593, 45-1646, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BN-LA590-H2
3. BN423-2 tk.5Lillie (alt. take)Blue Note BLP 1509, BN-LA590-H2
4. BN424-2 tk.8Bags' GrooveBlue Note 1593, 45-1645, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BLP 1001, BN-LA590-H2, BST2 84429, BST 89903
5. BN425-2 tk.11What's New (alt. take)Blue Note BN-LA590-H2, (J) BNJ-61012
6. BN425-3 tk.12What's NewBlue Note 1592, 45-1645, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BN-LA590-H2
7. BN426-0 tk.14Don't Get Around Much AnymoreBlue Note 1594, BN-LA590-H2, (J) BNJ-61012
8. BN426-1 tk.15Don't Get Around Much Anymore (alt. take)Blue Note BN-LA590-H2, (J) BNJ-61012
9. BN427-0 tk.16On The SceneBlue Note 1594, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BN-LA590-H2
* Blue Note BLP 1509, BST 81509 (pseudo stereo)   Milt Jackson And The Thelonious Monk Quintet
* Blue Note BN-LA590-H2   Milt Jackson - All Star Bags
* 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 89903   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1949-1959
= Blue Note BN-LA159-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012   Thelonious Monk And Milt Jackson
* Blue Note BLP 5011   Milt Jackson - Wizard Of The Vibes
= Vogue (E) LDE 044   Milt Jackson And His New Group
= Vogue (F) LD 138   Milt Jackson And His New Group - Wizard Of The Vibes
* Blue Note 45-1646   Milt Jackson - Lillie / Willow Weep For Me
* Blue Note 45-1645   Milt Jackson - What's New / Bags' Groove
* Blue Note 1592   Milt Jackson - What's New / Tahiti
* Blue Note 1593   Milt Jackson - Bag's Groove / Lillie
* Blue Note 1594   Lou Donaldson - Don't Get Around Much Anymore / Milt Jackson - On The Scene

Miles Davis Sextet

Miles Davis (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone -1/7) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone -1/7) Gil Coggins (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, May 9, 1952
1. BN428-1 tk.2Dear Old StockholmBlue Note 1595, BLP 5013, BLP 1501
2. BN429-2 tk.5Chance It (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 81501 2
3. BN429-3 tk.6Chance ItBlue Note 1596, BLP 5013, BLP 1501
4. BN430-0 tk.7Donna (alt. take)Blue Note BLP 1501
5. BN430-1 tk.8DonnaBlue Note 1597, 45-1633, BLP 5013, BLP 1502
6. BN431-2 tk.12Woody'n You (alt. take)Blue Note BLP 1501
7. BN431-3 tk.13Woody'n YouBlue Note 1595, BLP 5013, BLP 1502
8. BN432-0 tk.14YesterdaysBlue Note 1596, BLP 5013, BLP 1501
9. BN433-0 tk.15How Deep Is The OceanBlue Note BLP 5013, BLP 1501
* Blue Note BLP 1501, BST 81501 (pseudo stereo)   Miles Davis, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BLP 1502, BST 81502 (pseudo stereo)   Miles Davis, Vol. 2
* Blue Note CDP 7 81501 2   Miles Davis - Complete 1st And 3rd Sessions On Blue Note
* Blue Note BLP 5013; Vogue (E) LDE 028, (F) LD 122   Miles Davis - Young Man With A Horn
* Blue Note 45-1633   Miles Davis - Well, You Needn't / Donna
* Blue Note 1595   Miles Davis - Woody'n You / Dear Old Stockholm
* Blue Note 1596   Miles Davis - Yesterdays / Chance It
* Blue Note 1597   Tadd Dameron - The Squirrel / Miles Davis - Donna

Thelonious Monk Sextet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet -1/8) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone -1/8) Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone -1/8) Thelonious Monk (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, May 30, 1952
1. BN434-1 tk.2SkippyBlue Note 1602, BLP 1511
2. BN434-2 tk.3Skippy (alt. take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011
3. BN435-1 tk.5Hornin' In (alt. take)-
4. BN435-3 tk.7Hornin' InBlue Note 1603, BLP 1511
5. BN436-0 tk.8SixteenMosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011
6. BN436-1 tk.9Sixteen (alt. take)-
7. BN437-0 tk.10Carolina MoonBlue Note 1603, BLP 1511
8. BN438-0 tk.11Let's Cool OneBlue Note 1602, BLP 1511
9. BN439-0 tk.12I'll Follow YouMosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011
* 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 (J) BNJ-61011   More Genius Of Thelonious Monk
* Blue Note 1602   Thelonious Monk - Skippy / Let's Cool One
* Blue Note 1603   Thelonious Monk - Hornin' In / Carolina Moon

Lou Donaldson Quartet

Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, June 20, 1952
BN440-0 tk.1Roccus (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 81537 2
BN440-1 tk.2RoccusBlue Note 1598, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
BN442-2 tk.7Cheek To Cheek (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 81537 2
BN443-0 tk.8Lou's Blues (alt. take)-
BN443-1 tk.9Lou's BluesBlue Note 1599, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
BN442-4 tk.11Cheek To CheekBlue Note 1598, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
BN441-2 tk.12The Things We Did Last SummerBlue Note 1599, BLP 5021, (J) BNJ-61008/10
* Blue Note BLP 1537, CDP 7 81537 2   Lou Donaldson Quartet/Quintet/Sextet
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series
* Blue Note BLP 5021   Lou Donaldson - New Faces-New Sounds
* Blue Note 1598   Lou Donaldson - Roccus / Cheek To Cheek
* Blue Note 1599   Lou Donaldson - The Things We Did Last Summer / Lou's Blues

Vic Dickenson Quartet

Vic Dickenson (trombone) Bill Doggett (organ) John Collins (guitar) Jo Jones (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, June 24, 1952
BN444-2 tk.3TenderlyBlue Note 1600, LT-1055; Mosaic MR6-109
BN445-1 tk.5(I'm) Gettin' Sentimental (Over You)Blue Note 1601, LT-1055; Mosaic MR6-109
BN446-2 tk.8Lion's Den (alt. take)Blue Note LT-1055; Mosaic MR6-109
BN446-3 tk.9Lion's DenBlue Note 1600, LT-1055; Mosaic MR6-109
BN447-2 tk.14In A Mellow ToneBlue Note 1601, LT-1055; Mosaic MR6-109
* Blue Note LT-1055   Vic Dickenson/Bobby Hackett - Mainstreamin' (not released)
* Mosaic MR6-109, MD4-109   The Complete Edmond Hall/James P. Johnson/Sidney DeParis/Vic Dickenson Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note 1600   Vic Dickenson - Tenderly / Lion's Den
* Blue Note 1601   Vic Dickenson - I'm Getting Sentimental Over You / In A Mellow Tone

Horace Silver Trio

Horace Silver (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, October 9, 1952
BN448 tk.1HoroscopeBlue Note BLP 5018, BLP 1520, BN-LA474-H2
BN449-1 tk.5SafariBlue Note 1608, BLP 5018, BLP 1520, BLP 1001, BN-LA474-H2
BN450-6 tk.15Thou SwellBlue Note 1608, BLP 5018, BN-LA474-H2, (J) LNJ-70108, (J) BNJ-61005, CDP 7 81520 2
BN451Yeah!rejected
* Blue Note BLP 1520, BST 81520 (pseudo stereo), (J) LNJ-70108, CDP 7 81520 2   Horace Silver Trio And Art Blakey-Sabu
* Blue Note BN-LA474-H2   Horace Silver - The Trio Sides
* 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 (J) BNJ-61005   Horace Silver Rare Tracks - Senor Blues
* Blue Note BLP 5018   Horace Silver - New Faces-New Sounds
= Vogue (E) LDE 065, (F) LD 176   Horace Silver Trio
* Blue Note 1608   Horace Silver - Safari / Thou Swell

Horace Silver Trio

Horace Silver (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, October 20, 1952
BN452-1 tk.2QuicksilverBlue Note BLP 5018, BN-LA474-H2, (J) LNJ-70108, (J) BNJ-61005, CDP 7 81520 2
BN453-2 tk.6EcarohBlue Note BLP 5018, BLP 1520, BN-LA474-H2, (J) NP-2017
BN454-0 tk.7Yeah!Blue Note BLP 5018, BLP 1520, BN-LA474-H2
BN455-3 tk.11Knowledge BoxBlue Note BLP 5018, BN-LA474-H2, (J) LNJ-70108, (J) BNJ-61005, CDP 7 81520 2
BN456-3 tk.15Prelude To A KissBlue Note BLP 5018, BLP 1520, BN-LA474-H2
* Blue Note BN-LA474-H2   Horace Silver - The Trio Sides
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61005   Horace Silver Rare Tracks - Senor Blues
* Blue Note BLP 1520, BST 81520 (pseudo stereo), (J) LNJ-70108, CDP 7 81520 2   Horace Silver Trio And Art Blakey-Sabu
* Blue Note BLP 5018   Horace Silver - New Faces-New Sounds
= Vogue (E) LDE 065, (F) LD 176   Horace Silver Trio
* Blue Note (J) NP-2017   Horace Silver - Opus De Funk / Ecaroh

Lou Donaldson Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet -2/4) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, November 19, 1952
1. BN457-0 tk.1Sweet JuiceBlue Note 1609, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
2. BN459-1 tk.8Down HomeBlue Note 1610, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
3. BN460-1 tk.10The Best Things In Life Are FreeBlue Note 1609, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
4. BN458-5 tk.12If I Love AgainBlue Note 1610, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
* Blue Note BLP 1537, CDP 7 81537 2   Lou Donaldson Quartet/Quintet/Sextet
* Blue Note BLP 5021   Lou Donaldson - New Faces-New Sounds
* Blue Note 1609   Lou Donaldson - Sweet Juice / The Best Things In Life Are Free
* Blue Note 1610   Lou Donaldson - If I Love Again / Down Home