Contemporary Records Catalog: 78/45 rpm 300, 45300, EP series

Contemporary 300 series (10 inch 78 rpm/7 inch 45 rpm)

C 351   Howard Rumsey - Out Of Somewhere / Viva Zapata!

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
LH504Viva Zapata!, No. 1

C 352   Howard Rumsey - Big Girl / Swing Shift

Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax) Frank Patchen (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Carlos Vidal (congas): same session
Los Angeles, CA, July 22, 1952
LH502Big Girl
LH503Swing Shift

C 353   Shelly Manne - You And The Night And The Music / Gazelle

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
LK340You And The Night And The Music
LK342Gazelle

C 354   Shelly Manne - Mallets / La Mucura

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): same session
Hollywood, CA, April 6, 1953
LK339Mallets
LK341La Mucura

C 355   Howard Rumsey - Luau / The Duke You Say!

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
C353The Duke You Say!

C 356   Shelly Manne - You're My Thrill / Afrodesia

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
C359Afrodesia

C 357   Shelly Manne - Fugue / Sweets

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): same session
Los Angeles, CA, July 20, 1953
C358Fugue
C360Sweets

C 358   Dizzy Gillespie - My Man / Ooo-Bla-Dee

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Nat Peck (trombone) Wade Legge (piano) Lou Hackney (bass) Al Jones (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals)
Paris, France, February 22, 1953
53V4460My Man (as Mon Homme)
53V4466 | V7835Ooo-Bla-Dee

C 359   Howard Rumsey - Mambo Los Feliz / Love Letters

Rolf Ericson (trumpet) 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)
Los Angeles, CA, October 20, 1953
1. C369Mambo Los Feliz
2. C371Love Letters

C 360   Howard Rumsey - Who's Sleepy / Mad At The World

Conte Candoli (trumpet -1) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Bud Shank (alto, baritone sax, flute) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 3, 1954
1. C506Who's Sleepy
2. C507Mad At The World

C 361   Shelly Manne - On The Street Where You Live / Get Me To The Church On Time

Andre Previn (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums, tambourine)
Los Angeles, CA, August 17, 1956
Get Me To The Church On Time
On The Street Where You Live

C 362   Buddy Collette - Makin' Whoopee / Ruby

Gerald Wilson (trumpet) David Wells (bass trumpet) William E. Green (alto sax) Buddy Collette (tenor, alto sax, flute) Jewell Grant (baritone sax) Ernie Freeman (piano) Red Callender (bass) Max Albright (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 13, 1956
Ruby
Buddy Collette (tenor, alto sax, flute) Gerald Wiggins (piano) Gene Wright (bass) Bill Richmond (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 24, 1956
Makin' Whoopee

C 363   Shelly Manne - Jubilation T. Cornpone / Past My Prime

Andre Previn (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 6 & 7, 1957
C706Jubilation T. Cornpone
C707Past My Prime

C 364   no information

C 365   no information

C 366   Helen Humes - Bill Bailey / When The Saints Go Marching In

Benny Carter (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Andre Previn (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Helen Humes (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, January 5, 1959
Bill Bailey
When The Saints Go Marching In

C 367   no information

C 368   Helen Humes - 'Tain't Nobody's Biz-Ness If I Do / Trouble In Mind

Benny Carter (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Andre Previn (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Helen Humes (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, January 27, 1959
'Tain't Nobody's Biz-Ness If I Do
Benny Carter (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Andre Previn (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Helen Humes (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, February 10, 1959
Trouble In Mind

Contemporary 45300 series (7 inch 45 rpm)

C 45374   Barney Kessel - Autumn Leaves / Night Cry

Barney Kessel (guitar) Monty Budwig (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, April 3, 1959
Autumn Leaves
Night Cry

Contemporary Single EP 4000 series (7 inch EP)

CEP 4001   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

CEP 4002   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars, Vol. 1

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

CEP 4003   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars, Vol. 2

Maynard Ferguson, Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax) Frank Patchen (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Carlos Vidal (congas)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, February 21, 1953
Four Others
Shorty Rogers (trumpet, arranger, conductor) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax) Hampton Hawes (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Morgan Davis
La Soncailli

CEP 4004   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars, Vol. 3

Maynard Ferguson, Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax) Frank Patchen (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Carlos Vidal (congas)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, February 21, 1953
Viva Zapata!, No. 2 (as Viva Zapata!)
Shorty Rogers (trumpet, arranger, conductor) Hampton Hawes (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
All The Things You Are

CEP 4005   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars, Vol. 4

Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Maynard Ferguson (trumpet -1) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax -2) Frank Patchen (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Carlos Vidal (congas)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, February 21, 1953
1.Creme De Menthe
2.Solitaire

CEP 4006   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars, Vol. 5

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
Comin' Thru The Rye Bread
Sunset Eyes

CEP 4007   Shelly Manne And His Men, Vol. 2

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

CEP 4008   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars, Vol. 6

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

CEP 4009   Barney Kessel, Vol. 2A

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
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, July 1, 1954
Love Is Here To Stay
How Long Has This Been Going On

CEP 4010   Barney Kessel, Vol. 2B

Bob Cooper (tenor sax, oboe) Claude Williamson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Monty Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, June 4, 1954
Prelude To A Kiss
A Foggy Day
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, July 1, 1954
Barney's Blues
64 Bars On Wilshire

CEP 4011   Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy In Paris

no details

CEP 4012   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars - In The Solo Spotlight

no details

CEP 4013   Lennie Niehaus, Vol. 1A - 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
Bottoms Up
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, July 9, 1954
I Remember You
You Stepped Out Of A Dream
Day By Day

CEP 4014   Lennie Niehaus, Vol. 1B - The Quintet

Lennie Niehaus (alto sax) Jack Montrose (tenor sax) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Monty Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, July 2, 1954
Prime Rib
Inside Out
I'll Take Romance
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, July 9, 1954
Whose Blues

CEP 4015   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars

Conte Candoli (trumpet -1,3) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Bud Shank (alto, baritone sax, flute) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 3, 1954
1. C506Who's Sleepy
2. C507Mad At The World
3.Sad Sack

CEP 4016   Lennie Niehaus, Vol. 2A - 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

CEP 4017   Lennie Niehaus, Vol. 2B - 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): same session
Hollywood, CA, August 23, 1954
Have You Met Miss Jones
Night Life
The Night We Called It A Day
Seaside

CEP 4018   Hampton Hawes, Vol. 1A - Trio

Hampton Hawes (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Chuck Thompson (drums)
Los Angeles Police Academy, Chavez Ravine, Los Angeles, CA, June 28, 1955
I Got Rhythm
What Is This Thing Called Love
Feelin' Fine

CEP 4019   Hampton Hawes, Vol. 1B - Trio

Hampton Hawes (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Chuck Thompson (drums): same session
Los Angeles Police Academy, Chavez Ravine, Los Angeles, CA, June 28, 1955
Blues The Most
Hamp's Blues
The Carioca

CEP 4020   no information

CEP 4021   no information

CEP 4022   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars

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
Coop
Bud (as The Whippet)

CEP 4023   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars

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): same session
Los Angeles, CA, August 17, 1954
Stan
Howard (as Concerto For Doghouse)

CEP 4024   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars

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): same session
Los Angeles, CA, August 17, 1954
S & B
Claude

CEP 4035   Shelly Manne And His Friends

Andre Previn (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums, tambourine)
Los Angeles, CA, August 17, 1956
Get Me To The Church On Time
I've Grown Accustomed To Her Face
Ascot Gavotte

CEP 4036   Shelly Manne And His Friends

Andre Previn (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums, tambourine): same session
Los Angeles, CA, August 17, 1956
Show Me
With A Little Bit Of Luck
I Could Have Danced All Night

CEP 4048   Art Pepper Meets The Rhythm Section, Vol. 2

Art Pepper (alto sax) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Hollywood, CA, January 19, 1957
You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To
Red Pepper Blues
Straight Life

CEP 4053   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars

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

CEP 4112   The Poll Winners

Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 2, 1959
The Little Rhumba
Mack The Knife
Minor Mystery

Contemporary Double EP series (7 inch EP)

CEP 2-08   Barney Kessel

no details

CEP 2-09   Shelly Manne, Vol. 2

no details

CEP 2-10   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars, Vol. 4

no details

CEP 2-11   Shelly Manne And His Men, Vol. 2

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