Contemporary Records Catalog: 2000, 2500 series

Contemporary Classical 2000 series (10 inch LP)

C 2001   no information

C 2002   John Vincent - Quartet, No. 1 In G

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C 2003   no information

Contemporary Classical 2500 series (10 inch LP)

C 2501   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars - Sunday Jazz A La Lighthouse, Vol. 2

Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax) Marty Paich (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, May 15, 1953
C350Luau
Comin' Thru The Rye Bread
Taking A Chance On Love
The Big Top
C353The Duke You Say!
Sunset Eyes
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-972-2.

C 2502   Henri Renaud's All-Stars - Modern Sounds - France

Jean Liesse (trumpet) Benny Vasseur (trombone) Georges Barboteu (French horn) Sandy Mosse, Andre Ross (tenor sax) William Boucaya, Jean-Louis Chautemps (baritone sax) Henri Renaud (piano) Jimmy Gourley (guitar) Benoit Quersin (bass) Jean-Louis Viale (drums)
Paris, France, April 10, 1953
53V4509You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To
53V4510Mahogany Hall Stomp
53V4511Paris Je T'aime
53V4512Thou Swell
53V4513Docteur Wiggins
** reissue of Vogue (F) LD 131 entitled "New Sound From France".

C 2503   Shelly Manne And His Men, Vol. 1

Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone) Art Pepper (alto sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone sax) Marty Paich (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Shorty Rogers, Bill Russo (arranger)
Hollywood, CA, April 6, 1953
LK339Mallets
LK340You And The Night And The Music
LK341La Mucura
LK342Gazelle
Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone) Bud Shank (alto sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone sax) Marty Paich (piano, arranger) Joe Mondragon (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Shorty Rogers, Bill Russo (arranger)
Los Angeles, CA, July 20, 1953
C357You're My Thrill
C358Fugue
C359Afrodesia
C360Sweets

C 2504   Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy In Paris

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Nat Peck (trombone) Wade Legge (piano) Lou Hackney (bass) Al Jones (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals)
Paris, France, February 22, 1953
53V4459Always
53V4460My Man (as Mon Homme)
53V4460-2My Man (alternate take) (as Mon Homme (alternate take))
53V4461I Got Rhythm (as Clappin' Rhythm)
53V4462Watch Out (as Fais Gaffe)
53V4463Moon Nocturne
53V4464This Is The Way
53V4465'S Wonderful
53V4466 | V7835Ooo-Bla-Dee
** reissue of Disques Swing (F) M 33324 entitled "no details".

C 2505   Lars Gullin - Modern Sounds - Sweden

Lars Gullin (baritone sax) Putte Lindblom (piano) Yngve Akerberg (bass) Jack Noren (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, March 11, 1953
8780You Go To My Head
8781The Things We Did Last Summer
8782Ablution
8783Lady Fingers
Weine Renliden (trumpet) Lars Gullin (baritone, alto sax) Putte Lindblom (piano) George Riedel (bass) Jack Noren (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, March 31, 1953
8798The Front
8799The Boy Next Door
8800North Express
8801Hershey Bar
** reissue of Vogue (F) LD 139 entitled "New Sound From Sweden".

C 2506   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars, Vol. 3

Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax) Frank Patchen (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Carlos Vidal (congas)
Los Angeles, CA, July 22, 1952
LH501Out Of Somewhere
LH502Big Girl
LH503Swing Shift
LH504Viva Zapata!, No. 1
Rolf Ericson (trumpet) Milt Bernhart (trombone -4) Herb Geller (alto sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Bud Shank (baritone sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Max Roach (drums) Jack Costanza (bongos -1,4)
Los Angeles, CA, October 20, 1953
1. C369Mambo Los Feliz
2.Jazz Invention
3. C371Love Letters
4.Witch Doctor, No. 1

C 2507   Mary Lou Williams - Piano '53

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C 2508   Barney Kessel, Vol. 1

Bud Shank (alto sax, flute) Arnold Ross (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Harry Babasin (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 14, 1953
Tenderly
Bernardo
Vicky's Dream
Just Squeeze Me
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, December 19, 1953
Lullaby Of Birdland
What Is There To Say
Salute To Charlie Christian
I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart

C 2509   no information

C 2510   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars, Vol. 4

Bud Shank (flute, alto flute) Bob Cooper (oboe, English horn) Claude Williamson (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Max Roach (drums)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, February 25 & 26, 1954
Aquarium
Warm Winds
A Night In Tunisia
Albatross
Still Life
Bags' Groove
Hermosa Summer
Happy Town
Buddy Collette (flute) Bob Cooper (oboe, English horn) Sonny Clark (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, September 25, 1956
Blue Sands
Swing House
A Bit Of Basie
Waikikian

C 2511   Shelly Manne And His Men, Vol. 2 - New Works

Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Shorty Rogers (flugelhorn) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone) Paul Sarmento (tuba) Marty Paich (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 18, 1953
Dimension In Thirds
Shapes, Motions And Colors
Alternation
Ollie Mitchell (trumpet) Shorty Rogers (flugelhorn) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone) Paul Sarmento (tuba) Russ Freeman (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, May 17, 1954
Divertimento For Brass And Rhythm
Lullaby
Etude De Concert
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1910-2.

C 2512   Martial Solal - Modern Sounds - France

Martial Solal (piano) Pierre Michelot (bass) Pierre Lemarchand (drums)
Paris, France, May 16, 1953
53V4617Dinah
53V4618La Chaloupee
53V4619Ramona
53V4620Once In A While
Martial Solal (piano) Jean-Marie Ingrand (bass) Jean-Louis Viale (drums)
Paris, France, February 24, 1954
54V4773Poinciana
54V4774The Champ
54V4775Farniente
54V4776Pennies From Heaven
** reissue of Vogue (F) LD 200 entitled "Martial Solal Trio".

C 2513   Lennie Niehaus, Vol. 1 - The Quintet

Lennie Niehaus (alto sax) Jack Montrose (tenor sax) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Monty Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July 2, 1954
Prime Rib
Inside Out
I'll Take Romance
Bottoms Up
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, July 9, 1954
I Remember You
Whose Blues
You Stepped Out Of A Dream
Day By Day

C 2514   Barney Kessel, Vol. 2

Bob Cooper (tenor sax, oboe) Claude Williamson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Monty Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, June 4, 1954
Speak Low
On A Slow Boat To China
Prelude To A Kiss
A Foggy Day
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, July 1, 1954
Love Is Here To Stay
How Long Has This Been Going On
Barney's Blues
64 Bars On Wilshire

C 2515   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars, Vol. 5

Stu Williamson (trumpet, valve trombone) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone, tenor sax) Bud Shank (alto, baritone sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 17, 1954
Stan
Coop
S&B
Claude
Howard (as Concerto For Doghouse)
Bud (as The Whippet)
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Lennie Niehaus (alto sax) Richie Kamuca (tenor sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Dick Shreve (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 12, 1957
Funny Frank
That's Rich
If You Are There

C 2516   Shelly Manne - The Three

Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Jimmy Giuffre (clarinet, tenor, baritone sax) Shelly Manne (drums)
Hollywood, CA, September 10, 1954
Flip
Autumn In New York
Pas De Trois
Three On A Row
Steeplechase
Abstract, No. 1

C 2517   Lennie Niehaus, Vol. 2 - The Octet

Stu Williamson (trumpet) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone) Lennie Niehaus (alto sax) Jack Montrose (tenor sax) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Lou Levy (piano) Monty Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Hollywood, CA, August 23, 1954
How About You
Figure 8
Patti-Cake
The Way You Look Tonight
Have You Met Miss Jones
Night Life
The Night We Called It A Day
Seaside

C 2518   Shelly Manne - The Two

Russ Freeman (piano) Shelly Manne (drums)
Hollywood, CA, September 14, 1954
The Sound Effects Manne
Everything Happens To Me
Billie's Bounce
With A Song In My Heart
A Slight Minority
Speak Easy

C 2519   no information