Contemporary Records Catalog: 3600/7600, 5000, 6000 series

Contemporary 3600/7600 series (12 inch LP)

M 3601   Helyne Stewart - Love Moods

Jack Sheldon (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Art Pepper (alto saxophone) Teddy Edwards (tenor saxophone, arranger) Pete Jolly (piano) Jimmy Bond (bass) Frank Butler (drums) Helyne Stewart (vocals)
Hollywood, CA, January 20, 1961
Love Is Here To Stay
The Man I Love
How Deep Is The Ocean
My Silent Love
Teddy Edwards (tenor saxophone, arranger) Phineas Newborn Jr. (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Milt Turner (drums) Helyne Stewart (vocals)
Hollywood, CA, August 21 & 22, 1961
I Hadn't Anyone 'Til You
My Heart Belongs To Daddy
That Old Feeling
This Love Of Mine
Why Don't You Do Right
Easy To Love
Besame Mucho
This Can't Be Love
** also issued on Contemporary S 7601; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1020-2.

M 3602   Art Pepper - Smack Up

Jack Sheldon (trumpet) Art Pepper (alto saxophone) Pete Jolly (piano) Jimmy Bond (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 24 & 25, 1960
Smack Up
Las Cuevas De Mario
A Bit Of Basie
How Can You Lose
Maybe Next Year
Tears Inside
** also issued on Contemporary S 7602; Original Jazz Classics OJC 176, OJCCD 176-2.

M 3603   Barney Kessel - Let's Cook!

Frank Rosolino (trombone) Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 6, 1957
Tiger Rag
Jersey Bounce
Victor Feldman (vibraphone) Hampton Hawes (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 11, 1957
Let's Cook!
Time Remembered
Just In Time
** also issued on Contemporary S 7603; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1010-2.

M 3604   Joy Bryan - Make The Man Love Me

Wynton Kelly (piano) Al Viola (guitar) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Frank Butler (drums) Joy Bryan (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, July 26, 28 & 29, 1961
My Romance
Make The Man Love Me
Almost Like Being In Love
It Never Entered My Mind
East Of The Sun
Aren't You Glad You're You
My Funny Valentine
Old Devil Moon
These Foolish Things
Everything's Coming Up Roses
** also issued on Contemporary S 7604; Vogue (E) LAC 563.

M 3605   Jimmy Woods - Awakening!

Martin Banks, Joe Gordon (trumpet) Jimmy Woods (alto saxophone) Amos Trice (piano) Jimmy Bond (bass) Milt Turner (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, September 13, 1961
Awakening
Circus
A New Twist
Love For Sale
Anticipation
Jimmy Woods (alto saxophone) Dick Whittington (piano) Gary Peacock (bass) Milt Turner (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 19, 1962
Not Yet
Roma
Little Jim
** also issued on Contemporary S 7605; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1859-2.

M 3606   Teddy Edwards - Heart And Soul

Teddy Edwards (tenor saxophone) Gerry Wiggins (organ) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Milt Turner (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, April 24, 1962
Smokin'
No Regrets
Secret Love
Little Steddy
Wiggin'
A Bag Of Blues
** also issued on Contemporary S 7606; Original Jazz Classics OJC 177, OJCCD 177-2.

M 3607   Art Pepper - Intensity

Art Pepper (alto saxophone) Dolo Coker (piano) Jimmy Bond (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 23 & 25, 1960
I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
I Love You
Come Rain Or Come Shine
Long Ago
Gone With The Wind
I Wished On The Moon
Too Close For Comfort
** also issued on Contemporary S 7607; Original Jazz Classics OJC 387, OJCCD 387-2.

M 3608   Leroy Vinnegar - Leroy Walks Again!!

Freddy Hill (trumpet) Teddy Edwards (tenor saxophone) Victor Feldman (vibraphone, piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Ron Jefferson (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 1, 1962
Hard To Find
I'll String Along With You
Subway Grate
Restin' In Jail
Motherland
Freddy Hill (trumpet) Teddy Edwards (tenor saxophone) Roy Ayers (vibraphone) Mike Melvoin (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Milt Turner (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 5, 1963
Down Under
For Carl
Wheelin' And Dealin'
** also issued on Contemporary S 7608; Original Jazz Classics OJC 454, OJCCD 454-2.

M 3609   Shelly Manne - My Son, The Jazz Drummer!

Shorty Rogers (trumpet, flugelhorn) Teddy Edwards (tenor saxophone) Victor Feldman (vibraphone, piano) Al Viola (guitar) Monte Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 17, 18 & 20, 1962
Hava Nagilah
Bei Mir Bist Du Schon
Yussel Yussel
Bokrei Lachish
Tzena
Exodus
Di Grine Kuzine
Zamar Nodad
My Yiddische Momme
Orchah Bamidbar
** also issued on Contemporary S 7609.

M 3610   Prince Lasha/Sonny Simmons - The Cry!

Sonny Simmons (alto saxophone) Prince Lasha (alto saxophone, flute) Gary Peacock (bass) Mark Proctor (bass -1,3/6) Gene Stone (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 21, 1962
1.Congo Call
2.Bojangles
3.Green And Gold
4.Ghost Of The Past
5.Red's Mood
6.Juanita
7.Lost Generation
8.A.Y.
** also issued on Contemporary S 7610; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1945-2.

M 3611   The Great Jazz Piano Of Phineas Newborn Jr.

Phineas Newborn Jr. (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Contemporary Records' Studio, Hollywood, CA, November 21, 1961
Celia
This Here
Domingo
Prelude To A Kiss
Phineas Newborn Jr. (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Milt Turner (drums)
Contemporary Records' Studio, Hollywood, CA, September 12, 1962
Well, You Needn't
Theme For Basie
New Blues
Four
** also issued on Contemporary S 7611; Original Jazz Classics OJC 388, OJCCD 388-2.

M 3612   Jimmy Woods - Conflict

Carmell Jones (trumpet) Jimmy Woods (alto saxophone) Harold Land (tenor saxophone) Andrew Hill (piano) George Tucker (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 25 & 26, 1963
Conflict
Coming Home
Aim
Apart Together
Look To Your Heart
Pazmuerte
** also issued on Contemporary S 7612; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1954-2.

M 3613   Barney Kessel's Swingin' Party At Contemporary

Marvin Jenkins (piano, flute) Barney Kessel (guitar) Gary Peacock (bass) Ron Lundberg (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July 19, 1960
Bluesology
Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be)
Joy Spring
Now's The Time
Miss Memphis
New Rhumba
** also issued on Contemporary S 7613; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1066-2.

M 3614   Hampton Hawes - The Green Leaves Of Summer

Hampton Hawes (piano) Monk Montgomery (bass) Steve Ellington (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 17, 1964
Vierd Blues
The Green Leaves Of Summer
Ill Wind
St. Thomas
Secret Love
Blue Skies
The More I See You
G.K. Blues
** also issued on Contemporary S 7614; Original Jazz Classics OJC 476, OJCCD 476-2.

M 3615   Phineas Newborn Jr. - The Newborn Touch

Phineas Newborn Jr. (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
Contemporary Records' Studio, Hollywood, CA, April 1, 1964
A Walkin' Thing
Double Play
The Sermon (Left Hand Only)
Diane
The Blessing
Grooveyard
Blue Daniel
Hard To Find
Pazmuerte
Be Deedle Dee Do
** also issued on Contemporary S 7615; Original Jazz Classics OJC 270, OJCCD 270-2.

M 3616   Hampton Hawes - Here And Now

Hampton Hawes (piano) Chuck Israels (bass) Donald Bailey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, May 12, 1965
Fly Me To The Moon
What Kind Of Fool Am I
The Girl From Ipanema
Rhonda
Dear Heart
People
Chim Chim Cheree
The Days Of Wine And Roses
** also issued on Contemporary S 7616; Original Jazz Classics OJC 178, OJCCD 178-2.

M 3617   Prince Lasha/Sonny Simmons - Firebirds

Prince Lasha (alto saxophone, flute, clarinet) Sonny Simmons (alto saxophone, English horn) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Buster Williams (bass) Charles Moffett (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, September 28 & 29, 1967
The Island Song
Psalms Of Solomon
Prelude To Bird
The Loved Ones
Firebirds
** also issued on Contemporary S 7617; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1822-2.

M 3618   Barney Kessel - Feeling Free

Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Barney Kessel (guitar) Chuck Domanico (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 12, 1969
Moving Up
Blue Grass
This Guy's In Love With You
Blues Up, Down And All Around
The Sounds Of Silence
Two Note Samba
** also issued on Contemporary S 7618; Original Jazz Classics OJC 179, OJCCD 1043-2.

M 3619   Harold Land - The Fox

Dupree Bolton (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor saxophone) Elmo Hope (piano) Herbie Lewis (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, August, 1959
The Fox
Mirror-Mind Rose
One Second, Please
Sims A-Plenty
Little Chris
One Down
** reissue of HiFi Jazz J 612.

M 3620   Elmo Hope Trio

Elmo Hope (piano) Jimmy Bond (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, February 8, 1959
B's A-Plenty
Barfly
Eejah
Boa
Something For Kenny
Like Someone In Love
Minor Bertha
Tranquility
** reissue of HiFi Jazz J 616.

M 3621   Hampton Hawes - The Seance

Hampton Hawes (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Donald Bailey (drums)
"Mitchell's Studio Club", Los Angeles, CA, April 30, May 1, 1966
The Seance
Oleo
Easy Street
Suddenly I Thought Of You
For Heaven's Sake
My Romance
** also issued on Contemporary S 7621; Original Jazz Classics OJC 455, OJCCD 455-2.

S 7622   Phineas Newborn Jr. - Please Send Me Someone To Love

Phineas Newborn Jr. (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Contemporary Records' Studio, Hollywood, CA, February 12 & 13, 1969
Please Send Me Someone To Love
Rough Ridin'
Come Sunday
Brentwood Blues
He's A Real Gone Guy
Black Coffee
Little Niles
Stay On It
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 947-2.

M 3623   Huey Simmons - Rumasuma

Barbara Donald (trumpet) Sonny Simmons (alto saxophone) Michael Cohen (piano) Bill Pickens, Jerry Sealand (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July 31, August 1, 1969
Rumasuma
Back To The Apple
Reincarnation
For Posterity
** also issued on Contemporary S 7623.

M 3624   Shelly Manne - Outside

Gary Barone (trumpet) John Gross (tenor saxophone) Peter Robinson (piano) Joony Booth (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
December 11 & 12, 1969
River Running
Silent Voices
High-Flying Phillis
Steve
For Bean
Don't Know
** also issued on Contemporary S 7624.

S 7625/26   Huey Simmons - Burning Spirits

Barbara Donald (trumpet -1,3,4,6) Sonny Simmons (tenor,alto saxophone, English horn) Michael White (violin) Lonnie Liston Smith (piano -2,5) Richard Davis, Cecil McBee (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 24, 1970
1.Burning Spirits, No. 1
2.New Newk
3.Healing Rays
4.Burning Spirits, No. 2
5.Things And Beings
6.E = MC2
** also issued on Contemporary CCD 7625/26-2.

S 7627/28   Woody Shaw - Blackstone Legacy

Woody Shaw (trumpet) Gary Bartz (alto,soprano saxophone) Bennie Maupin (tenor saxophone, bass clarinet, flute) George Cables (piano, electric piano) Clint Houston (bass -1,2,4/6) Ron Carter (bass -2/6) Lenny White (drums)
NYC, December 8 & 9, 1970
1.Blackstone Legacy
2.Think On Me
3.Lost And Found
4.New World
5.Boo-Ann's Grand
6.A Deed For Dolphy
** also issued on Contemporary CCD 7627/28-2.

S 7629   Shelly Manne - Alive In London

Gary Barone (trumpet, flugelhorn) John Gross (tenor saxophone) Mike Wofford (electric piano) John Morell (guitar) Roland Haynes (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
"Ronnie Scott's Club", London, England, July 30 & 31, 1970
Three On A Match
Once Again
Big Oak Basin
Illusion
Don't Know
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 773-2.

S 7630   Art Pepper - ...The Way It Was!

Art Pepper (alto saxophone) Warne Marsh (tenor saxophone) Ronnie Ball (piano) Ben Tucker (bass) Gary Frommer (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 26, 1956
I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
All The Things You Are
What's New
Tickle Toe
Art Pepper (alto saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Hollywood, CA, January 19, 1957
The Man I Love
Art Pepper (alto,tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Hollywood, CA, February 29, 1960
The Way You Look Tonight
Art Pepper (alto saxophone) Dolo Coker (piano) Jimmy Bond (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 23 & 25, 1960
Autumn Leaves
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 389, OJCCD 389-2.

M 3631   Hampton Hawes - I'm All Smiles

Hampton Hawes (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Donald Bailey (drums)
"Mitchell's Studio Club", Los Angeles, CA, April 30, May 1, 1966
I'm All Smiles
Manha De Carnaval
Spring Is Here
The Shadow Of Your Smile
Searchin'
** also issued on Contemporary S 7631; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 796-2.

S 7632   Woody Shaw - Song Of Songs

Woody Shaw (trumpet) Ramon Morris (tenor saxophone -1,3) Bennie Maupin (tenor saxophone -2) Emanuel Boyd (tenor saxophone, flute) George Cables (piano, electric piano) Henry Franklin (bass) Woodrow Theus II (drums, percussion)
Contemporary Records' Studio, Hollywood, CA, September 15 & 18, 1972
1.Song Of Songs
2.The Goat And The Archer
3.Love: For The One You Can't Have
4.The Awakening
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 180, OJCCD 1893-2.

S 7633   Art Pepper - Living Legend

Art Pepper (alto saxophone) Hampton Hawes (piano, electric piano) Charlie Haden (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 9, 1975
Ophelia
Here's That Rainy Day
What Laurie Likes
Mr. Yohe
Lost Life
Samba Mom Mom
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 408, OJCCD 408-2.

S 7634   Phineas Newborn Jr. - Harlem Blues

Phineas Newborn Jr. (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Contemporary Records' Studio, Hollywood, CA, February 12 & 13, 1969
Harlem Blues
Sweet And Lovely
Little Girl Blue
Ray's Idea
Stella By Starlight
Tenderly
Cookin' At The Continental
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 662-2.

S 7635   The Poll Winners - Straight Ahead

Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July 12, 1975
Caravan
Someday My Prince Will Come
Blue Boy
Laura
Two Cents
One Foot Off The Curb
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 409, OJCCD 409-2.

S 7636   Art Farmer - On The Road

Art Farmer (flugelhorn) Art Pepper (alto saxophone -1) Hampton Hawes (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Steve Ellington (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July 26, 1976
1.Namely You
2.I Can't Get Started
Art Farmer (flugelhorn) Art Pepper (alto saxophone -1) Hampton Hawes (piano) Ray Brown (bass -1) Steve Ellington (drums -1)
Los Angeles, CA, July 28, 1976
1.Downwind
2.My Funny Valentine
Art Farmer (flugelhorn) Art Pepper (alto saxophone) Hampton Hawes (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 16, 1976
What Am I Here For
Will You Still Be Mine
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 478, OJCCD 478-2.

S 7637   Hampton Hawes At The Piano

Hampton Hawes (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 14, 1976
Killing Me Softly With His Song
Soul Sign Eight
Sunny
Morning
Blue In Green
When I Grow Too Old To Dream
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 877-2.

S 7638   Art Pepper - The Trip

Art Pepper (alto saxophone) George Cables (piano) David Williams (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, September 15 & 16, 1976
The Trip
A Song For Richard
Sweet Love Of Mine
Junior Cat
The Summer Knows
Red Car
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 410, OJCCD 410-2.

S 7639   Art Pepper - No Limit

Art Pepper (alto saxophone) George Cables (piano) Tony Dumas (bass) Carl Burnett (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, May 26, 1977
Rita-San
Ballad Of The Sad Young Men
My Laurie
Mambo De La Pinta
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 411, OJCCD 411-2.

S 7640   Chico Freeman - Beyond The Rain

Chico Freeman (tenor saxophone, flute) Hilton Ruiz (piano) Joony Booth (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Jumma Santos (percussion)
Los Angeles, CA, June 21, 22 & 23, 1977
Two Over One
Beyond The Rain
Excerpts
My One And Only Love
Pepe's Samba
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 479, OJCCD 479-2.

S 7641   Ray Brown - Something For Lester

Cedar Walton (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, June 22, 1977
Ojos De Rojo
Slippery
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, June 23, 1977
Something In Common
Sister Sadie
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, June 24, 1977
Love Walked In
Georgia On My Mind
Little Girl Blue
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 412, OJCCD 412-2.

C 7642   Art Pepper - Thursday Night At The Village Vanguard

Art Pepper (alto,tenor saxophone, clarinet) George Cables (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 1st set (first show), July 28, 1977
My Friend John
same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 2nd set (second show), July 28, 1977
Valse Triste
same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 3rd set (third show), July 28, 1977
Blues For Les
same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 1st set (seventh show), July 30, 1977
Goodbye
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 694-2.

C 7643   Art Pepper - Friday Night At The Village Vanguard

Art Pepper (alto,tenor saxophone, clarinet) George Cables (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 1st set (first show), July 28, 1977
But Beautiful
same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 1st set (seventh show), July 30, 1977
Las Cuevas De Mario
same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 3rd set (ninth show), July 30, 1977
Caravan
Labyrinth
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 695-2.

C 7644   Art Pepper - Saturday Night At The Village Vanguard

Art Pepper (alto,tenor saxophone, clarinet) George Cables (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 3rd set (third show), July 28, 1977
The Trip
same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 1st set (fourth show), July 29, 1977
You Go To My Head
Cherokee
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 696-2.

C 7645   Miles Davis And The Lighthouse All-Stars - At Last!

Chet Baker (trumpet) Russ Freeman (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Max Roach (drums)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, September 13, 1953
At Last
Rolf Ericson (trumpet -1,3) Miles Davis (trumpet -1/3) Bud Shank (alto,baritone saxophone -1,3) Bob Cooper (tenor saxophone -1,3) Lorraine Geller (piano -1/3) Howard Rumsey (bass -1/3) Max Roach (drums)
1.Infinite Promenade (Infinity Promenade)
2.'Round Midnight
3.A Night In Tunisia
4.Drum Conversation
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 480, OJCCD 480-2.

C 7646   Ben Webster At The Renaissance

Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Jim Hall (guitar) Red Mitchell (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
"The Renaissance Club", Hollywood, CA, October 14, 1960
Stardust
Caravan
Georgia On My Mind
Ole Miss Blues
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 390, OJCCD 390-2.

C 7647   Terry Gibbs - Dream Band

Conte Candoli, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Joe Cadena, Bob Enevoldsen, Vern Friley (trombone) Charlie Kennedy, Joe Maini (alto saxophone) Med Flory (tenor saxophone) Bill Holman (tenor saxophone, arranger) Jack Schwartz (baritone saxophone) Terry Gibbs (vibraphone) Pete Jolly (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Manny Albam, Bob Brookmeyer, Al Cohn, Sy Johnson, Marty Paich (arranger)
"Seville", Hollywood, CA, March 17, 18 & 19, 1959
Begin The Beguine
Don't Be That Way
Cotton Tail
Stardust
Opus One
After You've Gone
You Go To My Head
Let's Dance
Kissin' Bug
Jumpin' At The Woodside
** also issued on Contemporary CCD 7647-2.

C 7648   Phineas Newborn Jr. - Back Home

Phineas Newborn Jr. (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Contemporary Records' Studio, Hollywood, CA, September 17 & 18, 1976
Sugar Ray
Ill Wind (You're Blowin' Me No Good)
Watch What Happens
No Moon At All
Back Home
On Green Dolphin Street
Pamela
Love For Sale
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 971-2.

C 7649   Chet Baker And The Lighthouse All-Stars - Witch Doctor

Chet Baker (trumpet) Russ Freeman (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Max Roach (drums)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, September 13, 1953
Winter Wonderland
Chet Baker, Rolf Ericson (trumpet) Bud Shank (alto,baritone saxophone) Jimmy Giuffre (tenor saxophone -1,2) Bob Cooper (tenor saxophone -3,4) Russ Freeman (piano -1,2) Claude Williamson (piano -3,4) Howard Rumsey (bass) Max Roach (drums -1,2) Shelly Manne (drums -3,4)
1.Loaded
2.I'll Remember April
3.Pirouette
4.Witch Doctor
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 609, OJCCD 609-2.

C 7650   Art Pepper - More For Les: At The Village Vanguard, Vol. 4

Art Pepper (alto,tenor saxophone, clarinet) George Cables (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 3rd set (third show), July 28, 1977
Over The Rainbow
same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 1st set (fourth show), July 29, 1977
No Limit
same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 2nd set (fifth show), July 29, 1977
These Foolish Things
same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 2nd set (eighth show), July 30, 1977
More For Les
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 697-2.

C 7651   Sonny Rollins - Contemporary Alternate Takes

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Ray Brown (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 7, 1957
I'm An Old Cowhand (alt. take)
Way Out West (alt. take)
Come, Gone (alt. take)
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Victor Feldman (vibraphone -3) Hampton Hawes (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 20, 21 & 22, 1958
1.I've Found A New Baby (alt. take)
2.The Song Is You (alt. take)
3.You (alt. take)

C 7652   Terry Gibbs - Dream Band, Vol. 2: The Sundown Sessions

John Audino, Conte Candoli, Frank Higgins, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Bobby Burgess, Vern Friley, Bill Smiley (trombone) Charlie Kennedy, Joe Maini (alto saxophone) Med Flory, Bill Perkins (tenor saxophone) Jack Schwartz (baritone saxophone) Terry Gibbs (vibraphone) Lou Levy (piano) Buddy Clark (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Manny Albam, Al Cohn, Bill Holman, Lennie Niehaus, Marty Paich (arranger)
"The Sundown Club", Hollywood, CA, November, 1959
The Song Is You
Moonglow
The Fat Man
It Could Happen To You
Back Bay Shuffle
Dancing In The Dark
Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise
No Heat
My Reverie
The Claw
** also issued on Contemporary CCD 7652-2.

C 7653   Hampton Hawes - The Sermon

Hampton Hawes (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Stan Levy (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 24 & 25, 1958
Down By The Riverside
Just A Closer Walk With Thee
Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen
When The Roll Is Called Up Yonder
Go Down Moses
Joshua Fit The Battle Of Jericho
Blues (incomplete)
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1067-2.

C 7654   Terry Gibbs - Dream Band, Vol. 3: Flying Home

Conte Candoli, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Joe Cadena, Bob Enevoldsen, Vern Friley (trombone) Charlie Kennedy, Joe Maini (alto saxophone) Med Flory (tenor saxophone) Bill Holman (tenor saxophone, arranger) Jack Schwartz (baritone saxophone) Terry Gibbs (vibraphone) Pete Jolly (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Manny Albam, Bob Brookmeyer, Al Cohn, Sy Johnson, Marty Paich (arranger)
"Seville", Hollywood, CA, March 17, 18 & 19, 1959
Midnight Sun
Evil Eyes
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
Flying Home
John Audino, Conte Candoli, Frank Higgins, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Bobby Burgess, Vern Friley, Bill Smiley (trombone) Charlie Kennedy, Joe Maini (alto saxophone) Med Flory, Bill Perkins (tenor saxophone) Jack Schwartz (baritone saxophone) Terry Gibbs (vibraphone) Lou Levy (piano) Buddy Clark (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Manny Albam, Al Cohn, Bill Holman, Lennie Niehaus, Marty Paich (arranger)
"The Sundown Club", Hollywood, CA, November, 1959
Airegin
Just Plain Meyer
Avalon
Bright Eyes
Wonderful You
It Might As Well Be Swing
** also issued on Contemporary CCD 7654-2.

C 7655   Curtis Counce - Sonority

Jack Sheldon (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor saxophone) Carl Perkins (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 15, 1956
Woody'n You
Landslide (alt. take)
Sonor (alt. take)
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, August 29, 1957
How Long Has This Been Going On
Gerald Wilson (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor saxophone) Carl Perkins (piano -1) Elmo Hope (piano -2/4) Curtis Counce (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 6, 1958
1.A Night In Tunisia
2.So Nice
3.Origin
4.Bella Rosa
** also issued on Contemporary CCD 7655-2.

CCD 7656-2   Terry Gibbs - Dream Band, Vol. 4: Main Stem

Conte Candoli, Frank Higgins, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Bob Edmondson, Vern Friley, Frank Rosolino (trombone) Charlie Kennedy, Joe Maini (alto saxophone) Richie Kamuca, Bill Perkins (tenor saxophone) Jack Nimitz (baritone saxophone) Terry Gibbs (vibraphone) Pat Moran (piano) Buddy Clark (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Manny Albam, Al Cohn, Bill Holman, Shorty Rogers (arranger)
"Summit Club", Hollywood, CA, January 20, 21 & 22, 1961
23453Day In, Day Out
23454Too Close For Comfort
23455Summit Blues
23456Nose Cone
23457T And S
23458Main Stem
23473Limerick Waltz
23474Ja-Da
23475You Don't Know What Love Is
23476Sweet Georgia Brown
** reissue of Verve MGV 2151 entitled "The Exciting Terry Gibbs Big Band".

CCD 7657-2   Terry Gibbs - Dream Band, Vol. 5: The Big Cat

Conte Candoli, Frank Higgins, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Bob Edmondson, Vern Friley, Frank Rosolino (trombone) Charlie Kennedy, Joe Maini (alto saxophone) Richie Kamuca, Bill Perkins (tenor saxophone) Jack Nimitz (baritone saxophone) Terry Gibbs (vibraphone) Pat Moran (piano) Buddy Clark (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Manny Albam, Al Cohn, Bill Holman, Shorty Rogers (arranger): same session
"Summit Club", Hollywood, CA, January 20, 21 & 22, 1961
24866Sleep
24867Big Bad Bob
24868Do You Wanna Jump, Children
24869Tico Tico
24870Nature Boy
24871Pretty Blue Eyes
24872Jump The Blues Away
24873The Big Cat
24874Soft Eyes
24875Billie's Bounce
24876I'll Take Romance
** reissue of Mercury MG 20704 entitled "Explosion!".

CCD 7658-2   Terry Gibbs - Dream Band, Vol. 6: One More Time

John Audino, Conte Candoli, Lee Katzman, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Bobby Burgess, Joe Cadena, Bob Enevoldsen, Vern Friley, Bill Smiley (trombone) Charlie Kennedy, Joe Maini (alto saxophone) Med Flory, Bill Holman, Bill Perkins (tenor saxophone) Jack Schwartz (baritone saxophone) Terry Gibbs (vibraphone) Benny Aronov, Pete Jolly, Lou Levy (piano) Max Bennett, Buddy Clark (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Irene Kral (vocals)
Hollywood, CA, March, November, 1959
The Fuzz
The Subtle Sermon
Opus One
Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
Slittin' Sam (The Shaychet Man)
Prelude To A Kiss
Flying Home
I Remember You
The Fat Man
Just Plain Meyer
Sometimes I'm Happy
Moonlight In Vermont
Lover Come Back To Me
Jumpin' At The Woodside

Contemporary Popular 5000 series (12 inch LP)

C 5001   Dig Mel Henke

Mel Henke (piano) Bill Newman (guitar) Bob Reed (bass) Lou Singer (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 15 & 19, 1954
Frankie And Johnny
Dream A Little Dream Of Me
I Can't Give You Anything But Love
Sentimental Journey
Where Or When
When It's Sleepy Time Down South
The Man I Love
Ain't Misbehavin'
Kammenoi Ostrow
Four Deuces
Nola
Liza

C 5002   Claire Austin Sings "When Your Lover Has Gone"

Bob Scobey (trumpet) Stan Wrightsman (clarinet) Barney Kessel (guitar) Morty Corb (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Claire Austin (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, April 13, 1955
When Your Lover Has Gone
Can't We Talk It Over
My Melancholy Baby
I'll Never Be The Same
The House Is Haunted
I'm Thru With Love
Come Rain Or Come Shine
What Is This Thing Called Love
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, February 16, 1956
Lover Come Back To Me
Someone To Watch Over Me
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 1711, OJCCD 1711-2.

C 5003   Mel Henke - Now Spin This!

Mel Henke (piano) Bill Newman (guitar) Bob Reed (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 4, 1955
Little Rock Getaway
In A Little Spanish Town
Turkey In The Straw
Pennies From Heaven
Mel Henke (piano) Bill Newman (guitar) Bob Reed (bass) Shelly Manne (drums -1/5) Sam Weiss (drums -6/9)
Los Angeles, CA, October 10, 1955
1.Mean To Me
2.Shock Treatment
3.I Surrender, Dear
4.Cocky Coo-Coo-Clock
5.In A Mist
6.Stardust
7.Toccata In A
8.Tea For Two
9.Frenzied Flight

C 5004   Pepe Romero - !Flamenco Fenomeno!

no details
** also issued on Contemporary S 9004.

M 5005   Victor Feldman - Latinsville!

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Walter Benton (tenor saxophone) Victor Feldman (vibraphone) Vince Guaraldi (piano) Scott LaFaro (bass) Stan Levey (drums) Mongo Santamaria (congas) Armando Peraza (bongos) Willie Bobo (timbales)
Los Angeles, CA, March 2, 1959
Poinciana
Spain
Cuban Love Song
Woody'n You
omit Rosolino, Levey
Los Angeles, CA, March 3, 1959
The Gypsy
In A Little Spanish Town
Al McKibbon (bass) replaces LaFaro
Los Angeles, CA, March 20, 1959
South Of The Border
Flying Down To Rio
Lady Of Spain
Victor Feldman (vibraphone) Andy Thomas (piano) Tony Reyes (bass) Ramon Rivera (congas) Chico Guerrero (timbales)
Los Angeles, CA, May 4, 1959
She's A Latin From Manhattan
Cuban Pete
Fiesta
** also issued on Contemporary S 9005, CCD 9005-2.

M 5006   Shelly Manne/Jack Marshall - Sounds Unheard Of!

Jack Marshall (guitar) Shelly Manne (percussion)
Los Angeles, CA, early 1962
Poinciana
My Funny Valentine
The Continental
By Myself
Stormy Weather
Begin The Beguine
Night And Day
Makin' Whoopee
The Piccolino
I'll Remember April
The Boy Next Door
Temptation
** also issued on Contemporary S 6006.

Contemporary Composers 6000 series (12 inch LP)

C 6001   Rubin, Previn, Smith, Amati Quartet - no details

no details
** also issued on Stereo S 7015.

C 6002   Westwood Quartet - no details

no details
** also issued on Stereo S 7016.

C 6003   California Quartet/Walden Quartet - no details

no details
** also issued on Stereo S 7022.

C 6004   Roth, Gassman, Duke Quartet - no details

no details
** also issued on Stereo S 7024.