Fantasy Records Discography: 19??-1950

1948

Milt Jackson And His All Stars

Milt Jackson (vibraphone) John Lewis (piano) Alvin Jackson (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Chano Pozo (congas, bongos)
United Sound Systems, Detroit, MI, April, 1948
K5518 | 4001Bobbin' With Robin (Baggy's Blues)Sensation 19; Galaxy GXY 204
K5519 | 4004Baggy EyesGalaxy GXY 204
K5520 | 4003Slits-
K5521 | 4002Autumn Breeze (In A Beautiful Mood)Sensation 19; Galaxy GXY 204
* Galaxy GXY 204; Original Jazz Classics OJC 1771, OJCCD 1771-2; America (F) 30 AM 6072   Milt Jackson/Sonny Stitt - In The Beginning
* Sensation 19   Milt Jackson - Bobbin' With Robin / Autumn Breeze

Russell Jacquet And His All Stars

Russell Jacquet (trumpet, vocals) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone) Maurice Simon (tenor saxophone) Leo Parker (baritone saxophone) Sir Charles Thompson (piano) Al Lucas (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
United Sound Systems, Detroit, MI, May, 1948
K5503 | 4012Scamparoo (Scamper Roo)Sensation 12; King LP 295-30, EP 309; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1771-2
K5504 | 4011Suede Jacquet (Suede Jacket)Sensation 8; King LP 295-30; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1771-2
-Suede Jacquet (Suede Jacket) (alt. take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1771-2
K5505 | 4010Lion's RoarSensation 8; King LP 295-30; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1771-2
K5506 | 4009Relaxin' With Randel (Relaxin')Sensation 12; King LP 295-30, EP 309; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1771-2
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1771-2   Milt Jackson/Sonny Stitt - In The Beginning
* King EP 309   Russell Jacquet And His Bopper Band
* Sensation 12; King 4259   Russell Jacquet - Relaxin' With Randel / Scamparoo
* Sensation 8; King 4242   Russell Jacquet - Lion's Roar / Suede Jacquet
* King LP 295-30   Russell Jacquet And His All Stars (no details)

Lord Nelson And His Boppers

Willie Wells (trumpet) Sonny Stitt as Lord Nelson (alto saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Will Davis (piano) Jimmy Glover (bass) Dave Heard (drums)
United Sound Systems, Detroit, MI, June, 1948
K5461 | 4017StardustSensation 5; Galaxy GXY 204
K5462 | 4020Ratio And Proportion-
K5508 | 4018Red Shoes (Everything Is Cool)Galaxy GXY 204
K5512 | 4019Time To Dream (Body And Soul)-
Russell Jacquet (trumpet) Sonny Stitt as Lord Nelson (alto saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Sir Charles Thompson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Max Roach (drums)
K5507 | 4022Be Bop Blues-
K5509 | 4021Royal Wedding-
K5510 | 4023Fine And Dandy-
K5511 | 4024Silver Slipper (3rd Song)-
* Galaxy GXY 204; Original Jazz Classics OJC 1771, OJCCD 1771-2; America (F) 30 AM 6072   Milt Jackson/Sonny Stitt - In The Beginning
* Sensation 5; King 4235   Lord Nelson - Stardust / Ratio And Proportion

Dave Brubeck Octet

Dick Collins (trumpet) Bob Collins (trombone) Bill Smith (clarinet, baritone saxophone) Paul Desmond (alto saxophone) David Van Kreidt (tenor saxophone) Dave Brubeck (piano) Jack Weeks (bass) Cal Tjader (drums)
"NBC audition", San Francisco, CA, 1948
How High The MoonFantasy EP 4019, LP 3-16, LP 3239
Playland-At-The-Beach-
* Fantasy LP 3239, LP 8094; Original Jazz Classics OJC 101, OJCCD 101-2   The Dave Brubeck Octet
* Fantasy LP 3-16   Dave Brubeck - Old Sounds From San Francisco
* Fantasy EP 4019   Dave Brubeck - Old Sounds From San Francisco

Dave Brubeck Octet

Dick Collins (trumpet) Bob Collins (trombone) Bill Smith (clarinet, baritone saxophone) Paul Desmond (alto saxophone) David Van Kreidt (tenor saxophone) Dave Brubeck (piano) Jack Weeks (bass) Cal Tjader (drums): same personnel
San Francisco, CA, 1948
Serenade SuiteFantasy EP 4019, LP 3-16, LP 3239
Bob Cummings (alto saxophone) replaces Desmond
Prisoner's SongFantasy EP 4020, LP 3-16, LP 3239
Schizophrenic Scherzo-
Rondo-
I Hear A RhapsodyFantasy EP 4019, LP 3-16, LP 3239
You Go To My HeadFantasy EP 4020, LP 3-16, LP 3239
LauraFantasy EP 4019, LP 3-16, LP 3239
Closing ThemeFantasy EP 4020, LP 3-16, LP 3239
* Fantasy LP 3239, LP 8094; Original Jazz Classics OJC 101, OJCCD 101-2   The Dave Brubeck Octet
* Fantasy LP 3-16   Dave Brubeck - Old Sounds From San Francisco
* Fantasy EP 4019   Dave Brubeck - Old Sounds From San Francisco
* Fantasy EP 4020   Dave Brubeck - Old Sounds From San Francisco

1949 (establish)

Dave Brubeck Trio

Dave Brubeck (piano) Ron Crotty (bass) Cal Tjader (drums)
San Francisco, CA, September, 1949
COR-551Blue MoonCoronet 104; Fantasy EP 4001, LP 3-2, LP 3204
COR-552Tea For Two-
COR-553IndianaCoronet 103; Fantasy EP 2-802, LP 3-1, LP 3204
COR-554Laura-
* Fantasy LP 3204   The Dave Brubeck Trio, Vol. 1
= Fantasy LP 3331, LP 8073   Dave Brubeck Trio Featuring Cal Tjader
= Fantasy F 24726, FCD 24726-2   Dave Brubeck - 24 Classic Original Recordings
* Fantasy LP 3-2   The Dave Brubeck Trio
= Vogue (F) LD 022   Dave Brubeck - Piano Et Rhytmes
* Fantasy LP 3-1   The Dave Brubeck Trio
= Vogue (F) LD 102   Dave Brubeck Trio, Vol. 2
* Fantasy EP 4001   The Dave Brubeck Trio
* Fantasy EP 2-802   The Dave Brubeck Trio
* Coronet 104; Fantasy 505   Dave Brubeck - Blue Moon / Tea For Two
* Coronet 103; Fantasy 504   Dave Brubeck - Laura / Indiana

1950

Dave Brubeck Trio

Dave Brubeck (piano) Ron Crotty (bass) Cal Tjader (drums, vibraphone)
San Francisco, CA, March, 1950
3006You Stepped Out Of A DreamFantasy 501, LP 3-1, LP 3204
3008Lullaby In Rhythm-
3010Singin' In The RainFantasy 502, LP 3-1, LP 3204
3025I'll Remember April-
3029Body And SoulFantasy 503, LP 3-1, LP 3204
3042Let's Fall In Love-
* Fantasy LP 3204   The Dave Brubeck Trio, Vol. 1
= Fantasy LP 3331, LP 8073   Dave Brubeck Trio Featuring Cal Tjader
= Fantasy F 24726, FCD 24726-2   Dave Brubeck - 24 Classic Original Recordings
* Fantasy LP 3-1   The Dave Brubeck Trio
= Vogue (F) LD 102   Dave Brubeck Trio, Vol. 2
* Fantasy 501   Dave Brubeck - You Stepped Out Of A Dream / Lullaby In Rhythm
* Fantasy 502   Dave Brubeck - Singin' In The Rain / I'll Remember April
* Fantasy 503   Dave Brubeck - Body And Soul / Let's Fall In Love

Dave Brubeck Trio

Dave Brubeck (piano) Ron Crotty (bass) Cal Tjader (drums, vibraphone): same personnel
San Francisco, CA, June, 1950
6031'S WonderfulFantasy 508, EP 4002, LP 3-2, LP 3205
6034Sweet Georgia BrownFantasy 507, EP 4002, LP 3-2, LP 3205
6037UndecidedFantasy 506, EP 4001, LP 3-2, LP 3204
6041September SongFantasy 507, EP 4002, LP 3-2, LP 3205
6045Spring Is HereFantasy 508, EP 4002, LP 3-2, LP 3205
6048That Old Black MagicFantasy 506, EP 4001, LP 3-2, LP 3204
* Fantasy LP 3205; America (F) 30 AM 6095   The Dave Brubeck Trio, Vol. 2
= Fantasy LP 3332, LP 8074   Dave Brubeck/Cal Tjader - Brubeck-Tjader
= Fantasy F 24726, FCD 24726-2   Dave Brubeck - 24 Classic Original Recordings
* Fantasy LP 3204   The Dave Brubeck Trio, Vol. 1
= Fantasy LP 3331, LP 8073   Dave Brubeck Trio Featuring Cal Tjader
= Fantasy F 24726, FCD 24726-2   Dave Brubeck - 24 Classic Original Recordings
* Fantasy LP 3-2   The Dave Brubeck Trio
= Vogue (F) LD 022   Dave Brubeck - Piano Et Rhytmes
* Fantasy EP 4002   The Dave Brubeck Trio
* Fantasy EP 4001   The Dave Brubeck Trio
* Fantasy 508   Dave Brubeck - 'S Wonderful / Spring Is Here
* Fantasy 507   Dave Brubeck - Sweet Georgia Brown / September Song
* Fantasy 506   Dave Brubeck - Undecided / That Old Black Magic

Dave Brubeck Octet

Dick Collins (trumpet) Bob Collins (trombone) Bill Smith (clarinet, baritone saxophone) Paul Desmond (alto saxophone) David Van Kreidt (tenor saxophone) Dave Brubeck (piano) Jack Weeks (bass) Cal Tjader (drums)
San Francisco, CA, July, 1950
7013Love Walked InFantasy 509, EP 4003, LP 3-3, LP 3239
7021IPCAFantasy 512, EP 4004, LP 3-3, LP 3239
7027What Is This Thing Called LoveFantasy 510, EP 4003, LP 3-3, LP 3239
7031The Way You Look TonightFantasy 509, EP 4003, LP 3-3, LP 3239
7036September In The RainFantasy 510, EP 4003, LP 3-3, LP 3239
7042PreludeFantasy 511, EP 4004, LP 3-3, LP 3239
7047Fugue On Bop Themes-
7052Let's Fall In LoveFantasy 512, EP 4004, LP 3-3, LP 3239
* Fantasy LP 3239, LP 8094; Original Jazz Classics OJC 101, OJCCD 101-2   The Dave Brubeck Octet
* Fantasy LP 3-3   The Dave Brubeck Octet
= Vogue (F) LD 023   Dave Brubeck Octet
* Fantasy EP 4003   The Dave Brubeck Octet
* Fantasy EP 4004   The Dave Brubeck Octet
* Fantasy 509   Dave Brubeck - Love Walked In / The Way You Look Tonight
* Fantasy 512   Dave Brubeck - IPCA / Let's Fall In Love
* Fantasy 510   Dave Brubeck - What Is This Thing Called Love / September In The Rain
* Fantasy 511   Dave Brubeck - Prelude / Fugue On Bop Themes

Dave Brubeck Trio

Dave Brubeck (piano) Ron Crotty (bass) Cal Tjader (drums)
San Francisco, CA, October, 1950
10004I Didn't Know What Time It WasFantasy 514, EP 4005, LP 3-4, LP 3205
10010Squeeze MeFantasy 515, EP 4006, LP 3-4, LP 3205
10020Too Marvelous For WordsFantasy 516, EP 4006, LP 3-4, LP 3205
10026How High The MoonFantasy 515, EP 4006, LP 3-4, LP 3205
10041Heart And SoulFantasy 516, EP 4006, LP 3-4, LP 3205
* Fantasy LP 3205; America (F) 30 AM 6095   The Dave Brubeck Trio, Vol. 2
= Fantasy LP 3332, LP 8074   Dave Brubeck/Cal Tjader - Brubeck-Tjader
= Fantasy F 24726, FCD 24726-2   Dave Brubeck - 24 Classic Original Recordings
* Fantasy LP 3-4   The Dave Brubeck Trio
= Vogue (F) LD 103   Dave Brubeck Trio, Vol. 3
* Fantasy EP 4005   The Dave Brubeck Trio
* Fantasy EP 4006   The Dave Brubeck Trio
* Fantasy 514   Dave Brubeck - I Didn't Know What Time It Was / Always
* Fantasy 515   Dave Brubeck - Squeeze Me / How High The Moon
* Fantasy 516   Dave Brubeck - Too Marvelous For Words / Heart And Soul

Dave Brubeck Trio

Dave Brubeck (piano) Ron Crotty (bass) Cal Tjader (drums): same personnel
San Francisco, CA, November, 1950
11010AlwaysFantasy 514, EP 4005, LP 3-4, LP 3205
11015AvalonFantasy 513, EP 4005, LP 3-4, LP 3205
11036Perfidia-
* Fantasy LP 3205; America (F) 30 AM 6095   The Dave Brubeck Trio, Vol. 2
= Fantasy LP 3332, LP 8074   Dave Brubeck/Cal Tjader - Brubeck-Tjader
= Fantasy F 24726, FCD 24726-2   Dave Brubeck - 24 Classic Original Recordings
* Fantasy LP 3-4   The Dave Brubeck Trio
= Vogue (F) LD 103   Dave Brubeck Trio, Vol. 3
* Fantasy EP 4005   The Dave Brubeck Trio
* Fantasy 514   Dave Brubeck - I Didn't Know What Time It Was / Always
* Fantasy 513   Dave Brubeck - Avalon / Perfidia