Mercury Records Catalog: 20400 series

Mercury 20400 series A (12 inch LP)

MG 20400   Ernestine Anderson - The Toast Of The Nation's Critics

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60074.

MG 20401   Distinguished Violin Of Eddie South

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60070.

MG 20402   The Big Bopper - Chantilly Lace

no details

MG 20403   Jon Hall Directs Music From Honolulu

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60063.

MG 20404   Jan Marek And The Vienna Light Opera Orchestra - Viennese Ballroom

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60058.

MG 20405   Patti Page - Indiscretion

Patti Page (vocals) unidentified brass, rhythm and strings, Jack Rael (conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1955
17172I'll Walk Alone
17184You Call Everybody Darlin'
17218It All Depends On You
17232Everything Happens To Me
17234Indiscretion
17245In Love In Vain
17248We Just Couldn't Say Goodbye
17255'Tis Autumn
17257For You
17261Smiles
17267Lover Come Back To Me
17273Autumn Leaves
** also issued on Mercury SR 60059.

MG 20406   Patti Page - I'll Remember April

Patti Page (vocals) unidentified brass, rhythm and strings, Jack Rael (conductor): same session
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1955
17154On The Sunny Side Of The Street
17169It Looks Like Rain In Cherry Blossom Lane
17176Young At Heart
17179A Garden In The Rain
17181I'll Remember April
17183The One Rose That's Left In My Heart
17188Mighty Like A Rose
17200My Wild Irish Rose
17202April Showers
17209A Blossom Fell
17216The Breeze (That's Bringing My Baby Back To Me)
17276I Don't Care If The Sun Don't Shine
** also issued on Mercury SR 60081.

MG 20407   J Lawrence Cook - Piano-Roll Rock 'N Roll

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60083.

MG 20408   Jan August - Cha-Cha Charm

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60082.

MG 20409   Harry Arnold And His Orchestra - The Moon And The Stars

no details

MG 20410   The Platters - Remember When

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60087.

MG 20411   David Carroll - Show Stoppers

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60060.

MG 20412   Sister Rosetta Tharpe - The Gospel Truth

Sister Rosetta Tharpe (vocals) The Sally Jenkins Singers, and others
"Church Of God In Christ", NYC, September 8, 1958
16475One Morning Soon
17974The Lord's Prayer
17975It's Me
17978Steal Away
17979Bring Back Those Happy Days
17980Saviour Don't Pass Me By
17981I Have Good News To Bring
17982Go Get The Water
17983Things That I Used To Do (And I Don't Do No More)
17985Didn't It Rain
17986Beams Of Heaven
** also issued on Mercury SR 60080.

MG 20413   Clyde Otis - America's Dance Favorites

Ann Leslie (vocals -3) Clyde Otis And His Orchestra
Fine Recording, NYC, maybe 1958
1. 16915Idaho
2. 16916Sleepy Lagoon
3. 16917For You, For Me, Forever More
4. 16918That Old Feeling
5. 16919Rat Tat Tat
6. 16920Blackberry Blue And Rose Blossom Pink
7. 16921Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive
8. 16922Mister Sandman
9. 16923Secret Love
10. 16924Mariquita
11. 16925Boogie Woogie
12. 16926Charleston
** also issued on Mercury SR 60089.

MG 20414   Dick Contino - Squeeze Me

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60090.

MG 20415   Shay Torrent - Sound Spectrum

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60091.

MG 20416   The Clebanoff Strings - Songs From Great Shows

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60065.

MG 20417   Patti Page - Three Little Words

Patti Page (vocals) unidentified brass, rhythm and strings, Jack Rael (conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1955
17173Jim
17174My Prayer
17201Three Little Words
17205Whatever Lola Wants
17210(You Gotta Have) Heart
17225To Know You Is To Love You
17228We Three (My Echo, My Shadow And Me)
17229Why Don't You Do Right (Got Me Some Money Too)
17238Will You Still Be Mine
17244I Still Get A Thrill Thinking Of You
17259I'm Just Wild About Harrry
17264I Get A Kick Out Of You
** also issued on Mercury SR 60037.

MG 20418   Frank D'Rone Sings

unknown (#1 trumpet -1,3,4) unknown (#2 trumpet -1,3,4) unknown (sax, clarinet -1,3,4) unknown (piano) unknown (guitar -2) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Frank D'Rone (vocals)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, maybe 1958?
1. 16594I Could Write A Book
2. 16595Joey, Joey, Joey
3. 16596Fascinating Rhythm
4. 16597Love And The Weather
unknown (#1 trumpet -4,5,7) unknown (#2 trumpet -4,5,7) unknown (sax, clarinet, flute) unknown (piano) unknown (guitar -1/3,6) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Frank D'Rone (vocals)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, maybe 1959?
1. 18058Spring Is Here
2. 18059The Way You Look Tonight
3. 18060Everything Happens To Me
4. 18061My Foolish Heart
5. 18062Yesterdays
6. 18063The Moon Is Blue
7. 18064Sophisticated Lady
** also issued on Mercury SR 60064.

MG 20419   Wal-Berg And His Orchestra - A Night At The Opera

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60092.

MG 20420   Hal Mooney - An Affair To Remember

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60093.

MG 20421   Brook Benton - It's Just A Matter Of Time

King Curtis (tenor sax) unknown (piano) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Brook Benton (vocals)
NYC, 1955
11972It's Just A Matter Of Time
Brook Benton (vocals) unidentified orchestra
NYC, 1959
18111I'm In The Mood For Love
18112I Can't Begin To Tell You
18142When I Fall In Love
18143The Nearness Of You
18144Hold Me
18145But Beautiful
18146I Could Have Told You
18147The More I See You
18148Tell Me Your Dream
18149Love Me Or Leave Me
18150I'll String Along With You
** also issued on Mercury SR 60077.

MG 20422   The River Boat Five Take The Train

Ted Butterman (trumpet) Wray Thomas (trombone) unknown (tuba) Ed Reed (clarinet, tenor sax) Keller Merck (piano) Milt Fitch (banjo) Jim Lunsford (drums)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1959
18232Toot, Toot, Tootsie (Goodbye)
18233Farewell Blues
18234Night Train
18237Wabash Cannonball
18238Sentimental Journey
18239Take The "A" Train
18240Alabamy Bound
18241I've Been Workin' On The Railroad
18242On The Atchison, Topeka And Santa Fe
18243Casey Jones
** also issued on Mercury SR 60094.

MG 20423   Jimmy Palmer - Dancing At The Roosevelt

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60095.

MG 20424   Sil Austin - Plays Pretty For The People (Ruby)

Sil Austin (tenor sax) unknown (piano, celeste) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) unidentified strings
Fine Recording, NYC, February, 1959
18152Sweet Slumber
18166My Foolish Heart
18199My Mother's Eyes
18200Prisoner Of Love
18201I Can't Get Started
18202It's The Talk Of The Town
18203Stardust
18204Ruby
18205Call Me
18206I'll Walk Alone
18207Danny Boy
18208Summertime
** also issued on Mercury SR 60096.

MG 20425   Peter Palmer And His Orchestra With Voices - A Swingin' Love Affair

Kenny Carbonel, Marshall Gill, Jane Haley, John Hunt, Virginia Lee, Wayne Roelofson, Ann Trendler (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Peter Palmer (leader, arranger, conductor) Walter Baylor (arranger)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1959
18185Let's Fall In Love
18186Almost Like Being In Love
18187This Can't Be Love
18188How High The Moon
18214I Could Write A Book
18215Love Is Here To Stay
18216You Stepped Out Of A Dream
18217I Only Have Eyes For You
18218Love Is Just Around The Corner
same personnel
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1959?
16381The Glory Of Love
16382My Funny Valentine
16383Too Marvelous For Words
** also issued on Mercury SR 60097.

MG 20426   Eddie Layton - Caravan

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60098.

MG 20427   Greene And Iles - Keep It Gay - Conversational Music

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60099.

MG 20428   Richard Hayman - Only Memories

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60100.

MG 20429   The Moods Of Taft Jordan

Taft Jordan (trumpet) Dave Martin (piano) Everett Barksdale (guitar) Joe Benjamin (bass) Chink Martin (drums)
NYC, 1958?
16410Second Balcony Jump
16411Mariquita
16412Night Boat
16413It's The Talk Of The Town
16414Smoky
16415Do Anything
Taft Jordan (trumpet) possibly Dave Martin (piano) possibly Everett Barksdale (guitar) possibly Joe Benjamin (bass) possibly Chink Martin (drums)
NYC, 1959
18244My Man (Cha Cha)
18245September Song
18246When Your Lover Has Gone
** also issued on Mercury SR 60101.

MG 20430   The Gaylords - That's Amore

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60102.

MG 20431   Richard Hayman - Caramba! - Exotic Sounds Of The Americas

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60103.

MG 20432   Eddy Howard - Great For Dancing

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60104.

MG 20433   Eddie Layton - At The Mighty Wurlitzer

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60105.

MG 20434   Sil Austin, Red Prysock - Battle Royal!

Sil Austin, Red Prysock (tenor sax) Dave Martin (piano) Everett Barksdale, Kenny Burrell (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) David "Panama" Francis (drums)
Fine Recording, NYC, 1959
18466No. 1 Sil
18467Take The "A" Train
18468Kenny's Blues
** also issued on Mercury SR 60106, (J) PHCE 6003.

MG 20435   Untamed! - The Exciting Voice Of Elizabeth Lands

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60108.

MG 20436   It's Easy To Dance With Florian Zabach

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60107.

MG 20437   Ralph Marterie - Music For A Private Eye

Ralph Marterie (trumpet, conductor) unidentified orchestra
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, April, 1959
18425Private Eyeball
Ralph Marterie (trumpet, conductor) unidentified orchestra, Henri Beau, Skippy Martin, Pete Rugolo (arranger)
United Recording, Studio A, Hollywood, CA, April, 1959
18541M Squad
18542Perry Mason Theme
18543The Thin Man
18544Peter Gunn
18545The D.A.'s Man
1854677 Sunset Strip
18547Richard Diamond
18549Alfred Hitchcook Presents
18550Riff Blues
** also issued on Mercury SR 60109.

MG 20438   Magic Of Sarah Vaughan

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60110.

MG 20439   Dinah Washington - The Queen!

unknown (flute) Wynton Kelly (piano) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals) unidentified brass
Los Angeles, CA, December, 1955
12466I Thought About You
12467Lingering
12468A Sunday Kind Of Love
Johnny Coles, Joe Newman, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Melba Liston, Julian Priester, Sonny Russo (trombone) Rod Levitt (bass trombone) Sahib Shihab (alto sax) Jerome Richardson (alto sax, flute) Eddie Chamblee, Benny Golson (tenor sax) Frank Wess (tenor sax, flute) Charlie Davis (baritone sax) Jack Wilson (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Richard Evans (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Wesley Landers (percussion) Dinah Washington (vocals)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, October 4, 1957
15957I Remember Clifford
Eddie Chamblee (tenor sax) unknown (piano) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals) unidentified horns and reeds, Ernie Wilkins (arranger)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, October-November, 1957
16104Bad Luck
16106All Of Me
16107The Light
16108Somewhere Along The Line
16109Make Me A Present Of You
16110Back Water Blues
Fortunatus Fip Ricard (trumpet) Julian Priester (trombone) Eddie Chamblee (tenor sax, vocals) Charles Davis (baritone sax) Jack Wilson (piano) Robert Lee Wilson (bass) James Slaughter (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, January 20, 1958
16980Show Time
16981Trouble In Mind
Joe Zawinul (piano) Dinah Washington (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Belford Hendricks (arranger, conductor)
NYC, mid 1959
19222The Light
same personnel
NYC, September 28, 1959
19229Somewhere Along The Line
** originally intended as EmArcy MG 36149.
** also issued on Mercury SR 60111.

MG 20440   Terry Gibbs - Launching A New Sound In Music

Conte Candoli, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Bob Enevoldsen, Vern Friley, Frank Rosolino (trombone) Charlie Kennedy, Joe Maini (alto sax) Bill Holman (tenor sax -1,2,4,6/8, tenor sax, arranger -3,5) Med Flory (tenor sax -1/6, tenor sax, arranger -7,8) Jack Schwartz (baritone sax) Terry Gibbs (vibes, piano -1, vibes -2/8) Pete Jolly (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Mel "The Taylor" Lewis (drums) Marty Paich (arranger -1) Manny Albam (arranger -2,6) Al Cohn (arranger -4)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, February 17, 1959
1. 16369Opus #1
2. 16370Moten Swing
3. 16373Stardust
4. 16374Cotton Tail
5. 16375Begin The Beguine
6. 16376Jumpin' At The Woodside
7. 16379Midnight Sun
8. 16380Flying Home
Conte Candoli, Phil Gilbert, Al Porcino, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Bob Enevoldsen, Vern Friley, Frank Rosolino (trombone) Charlie Kennedy, Joe Maini (alto sax) Med Flory, Bill Holman (tenor sax) Jack Schwartz (baritone sax) Terry Gibbs (vibes) Pete Jolly (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Mel "The Taylor" Lewis (drums) Marty Paich (arranger -1) Bob Brookmeyer (arranger -2,4) Al Cohn (arranger -3)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, February 18, 1959
1. 16371I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
2. 16372Let's Dance
3. 16377Prelude To A Kiss
4. 16378Don't Be That Way
** also issued on Mercury SR 60112.

MG 20441   Sarah Vaughan - No Count Sarah

Wendell Culley, Joe Newman, Snooky Young (trumpet) Thad Jones (trumpet, conductor) Henry Coker, Al Grey, Benny Powell (trombone -1,2) Marshall Royal (alto sax, clarinet -1,2) Frank Foster, Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Frank Wess (tenor, alto sax, flute -1,2) Charlie Fowlkes (baritone sax -1,2) Ronnell Bright (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Richard Davis (bass) Sonny Payne (drums) Sarah Vaughan (vocals) Hal Mooney (director)
Fine Recording, NYC, January 5, 1958
1. 16931-4Stardust
2. 16932-12Doodlin'
3. 16933-11Darn That Dream
Wendell Culley, Joe Newman, Eugene Young (trumpet) Thad Jones (trumpet, conductor) Henry Coker, Al Grey, Benny Powell (trombone) Marshall Royal (alto sax, clarinet) Frank Foster, Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Frank Wess (tenor, alto sax, flute) Charlie Fowlkes (baritone sax) Ronnell Bright (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Richard Davis (bass) Sonny Payne (drums) Sarah Vaughan (vocals) Hal Mooney (director)
Fine Recording, NYC, December 15, 1958
17413-17Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
same personnel
Fine Recording, NYC, December 23, 1958
17423-14Moonlight In Vermont
17424-16Cheek To Cheek
17425-1Missing You
17426-3Just One Of Those Things
17427-3No 'Count Blues
** originally intended as EmArcy MG 36152.
** also issued on Mercury SR 60116; Universal (J) UCCM-9039.

MG 20442   A Map Of Jimmy Cleveland

Ray Copeland (trumpet) Ernie Royal (flugelhorn) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Don Butterfield (tuba) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax) Junior Mance (piano) Bill Crow (bass) Art Taylor (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger)
Fine Recording, NYC, December 16, 1958
17432Marie
17433Stardust
same personnel
Fine Recording, NYC, December 17, 1958
17434The Best Things In Life Are Free
17435A Hundred Years From Today
Ray Copeland (trumpet) Ernie Royal (flugelhorn) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Don Butterfield (tuba) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax, flute) Junior Mance (piano) Bill Crow (bass) Art Taylor (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger)
Fine Recording, NYC, December 18, 1958
17436Jimmy's Old Funky Blues
17437Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
17438Jay Bird
** also issued on Mercury SR 60117.

MG 20443   Franz Jackson And His Dixieland All Stars - Jazz Concert Tonight (not released)

Bob Shoffner (trumpet) Al Wynn (trombone) Bill Oldham (tuba) Franz Jackson (clarinet) Rozelle Claxton (piano) Lawrence Dixon (banjo) Richard Curry (drums)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1958
17698Gate City
Bob Shoffner (trumpet) Al Wynn (trombone) Bill Oldham (tuba) Franz Jackson (clarinet -1/6,9, clarinet, vocals -7,8) Rozelle Claxton (piano -1/5,7/9) Little Brother Montgomery (piano, vocals -6) Lawrence Dixon (banjo) Richard Curry (drums)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, early 1959
1. 18071Washington And Lee Swing
2. 18072Beale Street Blues
3. 18073High Society
4. 18074Medley: Who's Sorry Now / Oh How I Miss You Tonight
5. 18075Cornet Shop Suey
6. 18076Don't Forget The Blues
7. 18077No Use Now
8. 18079How Come You Do Me Like You Do
9. 18080Put On Your Old Grey Bonnet
** transfered to Philips (US) PHM 200-013.

MG 20444   Quincy Jones - The Birth Of A Band!

Harry Edison, Ernie Royal, Clark Terry, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Billy Byers, Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, Tom Mitchell (trombone) Jerome Richardson (flute, alto, tenor sax) Phil Woods (alto sax) Budd Johnson, Sam "The Man" Taylor (tenor sax) Danny Bank (baritone sax) Moe Wechsler (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Jimmy Crawford (drums, wood blocks) Quincy Jones (arranger, conductor)
Fine Recording, NYC, February 9 or 10, 1959
18126-7 | JB452Tuxedo Junction
Harry Edison, Joe Newman, Ernie Royal, Clark Terry (trumpet) Billy Byers, Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, Tom Mitchell (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Jerome Richardson (flute, alto, tenor sax, piccolo) Phil Woods (alto sax) Budd Johnson, Sam "The Man" Taylor (tenor sax) Sahib Shihab (baritone sax) Patti Bown (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Jimmy Crawford, Osie Johnson (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger, conductor)
Fine Recording, NYC, March 9 & 10, 1959
18317-3 | JB474A Change Of Pace
Harry Edison, Ernie Royal, Clark Terry, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, Quentin Jackson, Melba Liston (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Frank Wess, Phil Woods (alto sax) Benny Golson, Jerome Richardson (tenor sax) Danny Bank (baritone sax) Patti Bown (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Sam Woodyard (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger, conductor)
Fine Recording, NYC, May 26, 1959
18643-5 | PB2042Happy Faces
Joe Newman, Ernie Royal, Clark Terry, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, Quentin Jackson (trombone) Melba Liston (trombone, arranger -4) Julius Watkins (French horn) Phil Woods (alto sax) Frank Wess (alto sax, flute) Benny Golson, Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Sahib Shihab (baritone sax) Patti Bown (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Sam Woodyard (drums) Nat Pierce (arranger -2) Al Cohn (arranger -5) Quincy Jones (arranger, conductor)
Fine Recording, NYC, May 27 & 28, 1959
1. 18644-11 | PB2043Along Came Betty
2. 18645-12 | PB2044I Remember Clifford
3. 18646-9 | PB2045Whisper Not
4. 18647-4 | PB2046The Gypsy
5. 18648-9 | PB2047Tickle-Toe
Harry Edison, Joe Newman, Ernie Royal, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, Quentin Jackson, Melba Liston (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Frank Wess, Phil Woods (alto sax) Jerome Richardson, Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Sahib Shihab (baritone sax) Patti Bown (piano) Les Spann (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Don Lamond (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger, conductor)
Fine Recording, NYC, June 16, 1959
18642-17 | PB2041Moanin'
18717-17 | PB2115The Birth Of A Band
** also issued on Mercury SR 60129, (J) 195J-29. Universal (J) UCCM-9151 entitled "The Birth Of A Band! + 2".
** part of EmArcy 818 177-1; Mosaic MD5-237.

MG 20445   Eddie Heywood - Breezin' Along With The Breeze

Eddie Heywood (piano) unidentified orchestra, Frank Hunter (arranger, conductor)
NYC, 1959
18368Whispering Wind
18369Evening Breeze
18529The Breeze And I
18530Gone With The Wind
18532Begin The Beguine
18533I Feel Like A Feather In The Breeze
18534Breezin' Along With The Breeze
18538Soft Summer Breeze
18833Winds In Autumn
18834High On A Windy Hill
18835With The Wind And The Rain In Your Hair
** also issued on Mercury SR 60115.

MG 20447   Buddy Collette And His Swinging Shepherds At The Cinema!

Paul Horn, Harry Klee, Bud Shank (flute) Buddy Collette (flute, arranger) Bill Miller (piano) Jim Hall (guitar) Red Mitchell (bass) Earl Palmer (drums -1,2) Shelly Manne (drums -3)
Los Angeles, CA, October, 1959
1. 16384Ruby
2. 16387The Trolley Song
3. 18158Smile
Buddy Collette, Paul Horn, Harry Klee (flute) Bud Shank (flute, arranger) Bill Miller (piano -1) John Williams (piano -2) Jim Hall (guitar) Red Mitchell (bass) Earl Palmer (drums -1) Shelly Manne (drums -2)
1. 16385Colonel Bogey And River Kwai March
2. 18154I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
Buddy Collette, Harry Klee, Bud Shank (flute) Paul Horn (flute, arranger) John Williams (piano) Jim Hall (guitar) Red Mitchell (bass) Earl Palmer (drums -1,3) Shelly Manne (drums -2)
1. 16386Swinging On A Star
2. 18155The Bad And The Beautiful (Love Is For The Very Young)
3. 18159Invitation
Buddy Collette, Paul Horn, Harry Klee, Bud Shank (flute) John Williams (piano -1,3) Bill Miller (piano -2) Jim Hall (guitar) Red Mitchell (bass) Earl Palmer (drums -1) Shelly Manne (drums -2,3) Pete Rugolo (arranger)
1. 18153Intermezzo
2. 18157Laura
3. 18160The Shrike
** also issued on Mercury SR 60132.

MG 20448   Buddy Rich, Max Roach - Rich Versus Roach

Tommy Turrentine (trumpet -1/7) Willie Dennis, Julian Priester (trombone -1/7) Phil Woods (alto sax -1/7) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax -1/7) John Bunch (piano -1/7) Bob Boswell, Phil Leshin (bass -1/7) Buddy Rich, Max Roach (drums) Gigi Gryce (arranger, conductor -1/7)
Fine Recording, NYC, April 7-8, 1959
1. 18387-6Yesterdays
2. 18388-7Limehouse Blues
3. 18389-8The Casbah
4. 18390-3Big Foot
5. 18391-10Sleep
6. 18392-2Toot, Toot, Tootsie, Goodbye
7. 18393-8Sing, Sing, Sing (With A Swing)
8. 18403-1Figure Eights
** also issued on Mercury SR 60133.

MG 20449   Cannonball Adderley Quintet In Chicago

Cannonball Adderley (alto sax -1/3,5,6) John Coltrane (tenor sax -1/5) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
Universal Recording, Studio B, Chicago, IL, February 3, 1959
1. 18094Grand Central
2. 18095The Sleeper
3. 18096Wabash
4. 18097You're A Weaver Of Dreams
5. 18098Limehouse Blues
6. 18099Stars Fell On Alabama
** originally intended as EmArcy MG 36161.
** also issued on Mercury SR 60134. Limelight LM 82009, LS 86009 entitled "Cannonball Adderley, John Coltrane - Cannonball And Coltrane". Verve 314 559 770-2 entitled "Cannonball Adderley In Chicago".

MG 20450   Jimmy Cleveland - Crazy Rhythm (not released?)

Art Farmer (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Jerome Richardson (flute, tenor, baritone sax) Benny Golson (tenor sax, arranger) Hank Jones (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, February, 1959
18130Our Delight
18131Crazy Rhythm
18132Reminiscing
18133We Never Kissed
18134Old Reliable
18135Tricrotism
18136Tom-Kattin'
** transfered to EmArcy MGE 26003.

MG 20451   Buddy Rich - Richcraft

Emmett Berry, Harry Edison, Joe Ferrante, Stan Fishelson, Jimmy Nottingham (trumpet) Eddie Bert, Billy Byers, Jimmy Cleveland, Willie Dennis (trombone) Earle Warren, Phil Woods (alto sax) Al Cohn, Benny Golson (tenor sax) Steve Perlow (baritone sax) John Bunch (piano) Sam Herman (guitar) Phil Leshin (bass) Buddy Rich (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger, conductor)
Fine Recording, NYC, April 9-10, 1959
18394Song Of The Islands
18395Richcraft
18396I Want A Little Girl
18397(Back Home Again In) Indiana
18398Cherokee (Indian Love Song)
18399Sweets Tooth
18400Clap Hands, Here Comes Charlie
18401Yardbird Suite
18402From The Sticks
** also issued on Mercury SR 60136.

MG 20453   A Profile Of Gerry Mulligan

Jon Eardley (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Peck Morrison (bass) Dave Bailey (drums)
NYC, September 21, 1955
12048-3Duke Ellington Medley: Moon Mist / In A Sentimental Mood
Jon Eardley (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone -1, valve trombone, piano -2) Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Peck Morrison (bass) Dave Bailey (drums)
NYC, October 22, 1955
1. 12060-5Westward Walk (aka Westwood Walk)
2. 12061-2Blues At The Roots (aka Root Blues) (alternate take)
Jon Eardley (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Peck Morrison (bass) Dave Bailey (drums)
NYC, October 31, 1955
12297-12Demanton
Don Ferrara (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Bill Crow (bass) Dave Bailey (drums)
NYC, September 26, 1956
14179-2La Plus Que Lente
14181-2Makin' Whoopee
** originally intended as EmArcy MG 36159.
** also issued on Universal (J) UCCM-9123.

MG 20454   Tony Williams - A Girl Is A Girl Is A Girl

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60138.

MG 20456   Northwestern Men's Glee Club, William Ballard - Broadway Goes To College

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60139.

MG 20457   Max Roach - A Little Sweet (not released)

Booker Little (trumpet) Julian Priester (trombone) George Coleman (tenor sax) Art Davis (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Fine Recording, NYC, January 22, 1959
18128-9Lepa
18129-7Connie's Bounce
18137-5Prelude
18138-11Bemsha Swing
18139-5Tympanalli
18140-4There's No You
18141-7A Little Sweet
** transfered to Mercury MG 20911.

MG 20460   Jimmy McPartland, Art Hodes - Meet Me In Chicago

Nap Trottier (trumpet) Jimmy McPartland (trumpet -1,3/9, trumpet, vocals -2) Vic Dickenson (trombone) George Brunis (trombone -1/7,9, trombone, vocals -8) John Meheu, Pee Wee Russell (clarinet) Floyd Bean, Art Hodes (piano) Earl Murphy (bass) John Frigo (bass -1,2,4/9, violin, bass -3) Buddy Smith, George Wettling (drums)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, May 7, 1959
1. 18566Chicago
2. 18567Logan Square
3. 18568Bill Bailey (Won't You Please Come Home)
4. 18569You've Gotta See Mama Ev'ry Night
5. 18570Somebody Stole My Gal
6. 18571I Never Knew (I Could Love Anybody Like I'm Loving You)
7. 18572Deed I Do
8. 18573I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate
9. 18574Meet Me In Chicago
** also issued on Mercury SR 60143.

MG 20461   Buddy Rich - The Voice Is Rich

Buddy Rich (vocals, drums) unidentified orchestra, Harold Mooney (arranger, director)
Fine Recording, NYC, October, 1959
18503It's Been A Long Long Time
18504I've Heard That Song Before
18505(I Was) Born To Be Blue
18506Back In Your Own Backyard
18507You've Changed
18508Down The Old Ox Road
18509(Ah, The Apple Trees) When The World Was Young
18510Me And My Shadow
18511I Don't Want To Walk Without You
18512I Want A Little Girl
18513I Can't Give You Anything But Love
** also issued on Mercury SR 60144.

MG 20463   June Valli And Florian Zabach - Do It Yourself Wedding Album

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60145.

MG 20464   Brook Benton - Endlessly

Brook Benton (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Ray Ellis (arranger, conductor)
NYC, 1956
12634Endlessly
Brook Benton (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Fred Norman (arranger, conductor)
Fine Recording, NYC, June, 1959
18702May I Never Love Again
18703You'll Never Know
18704People Will Say We're In Love
18705Time After Time
18706Because Of You
18707A Lovely Way To Spend An Evening
18708Around The World
18709Blue Skies
18710The Things I Love
18711More Than You Know
18712(It's No) Sin
** also issued on Mercury SR 60146.

MG 20465   Richard Hayman - Voodoo!

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60147.

MG 20466   The Clebanoff Strings - Songs From Great Operettas

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60148.

MG 20469   Lou Stein And John Cali - Honky Tonk Piano And A Hot Banjo

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60151.

MG 20470   David Carroll - Let's Dance Again

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60152.

MG 20471   Dick Contino, Eddie Layton - In The Mood

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60153.

MG 20472   The Platters - Encore Of Golden Hits

no details

MG 20473   Chuck Little, Vince Dane, Herb Mason - Presenting Little, Dane, And Mason

Joe Wilder (trumpet) Urbie Green (trombone) Vince Dane, Chuck Little, Herb Mason (vocals) unidentified orchestra
NYC, 1959
18682That's A Plenty
18683Oh By Jingo (Oh By Gee, You're The Only Girl For Me)
18684Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye
18685When You Make Your Wish
18686So Long Oo-Long (How Long You Gonna Be Gone)
18687Love Is A Simple Thing
18688That International Rag
18689Carol Of The Bells
18690Matador
18691Here's A How We Do
18692Heart
18693Fugue For Tinhorns
** also issued on Mercury SR 60154.

MG 20474   Patti Page - Sings The Great Ones (not released?)

Patti Page (vocals) unidentified brass, rhythm and strings, Jack Rael (conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1955
17163I Double Dare You
17170I'll Always Be In Love With You
17191'S Wonderful
17192September In The Rain
17206Angry
17211I'm Never Satisfied
17214Goody Goody
17215School Days
17217Varsity Drag
17222Walking My Baby Back Home
17227Lullaby Of Birdland
17235It Started All Over Again
17242Dream A Little Dream Of Me
17254Too Marvelous For Words
17271The Old Spinning Wheel

MG 20475   Patti Page - Sings The Best Of America (not released?)

Patti Page (vocals) unidentified brass, rhythm and strings, Jack Rael (conductor): same session
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1955
17155The Glory Of Love
17158I Guess I'll Get The Papers And Go Home
17159Looking At The World Through Rose-Colored Glasses
17160I Don't Want To Set The World On Fire
17164River, Stay 'Way From My Door
17168Just A Little Street Where Old Friends Meet
17180Have You Ever Been Lonely, Have You Ever Been Blue
17186Lights Out
17199Just One Of Those Things
17236Opus #1
17241I Can't Love You Anymore
17250Congraturate Me
17253Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone
17256If I Could Be With You One Hour Tonight
17263I May Be Wrong (But I Think You're Wonderful)

MG 20477   George Jones - Sings White Lightning And Other Favorites

no details

MG 20478   The Fantastic Johnny Horton

no details

MG 20479   Dinah Washington - What A Diff'rence A Day Makes

Charles Davis (baritone sax) Jerome Richardson (sax) Milt Hinton (bass) David "Panama" Francis (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Belford Hendricks (arranger, conductor)
February 19, 1959
18189I Won't Cry Anymore
18190What A Diff'rence A Day Makes
Dinah Washington (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Belford Hendricks (arranger, conductor)
NYC, April 7, 1959
18408Cry Me A River
18409That's All There Is To That
18410It's Magic
18412Time After Time
Joe Zawinul (piano) Dinah Washington (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Belford Hendricks (arranger, conductor)
NYC, mid 1959
18848Manhattan
18849I Remember You
18850Nothing In The World
Dinah Washington (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Belford Hendricks (arranger, conductor)
NYC, August, 1959
18817I Thought About You
18820I'm Thru With Love
18821A Sunday Kind Of Love
** also issued on Mercury SR 60158.

MG 20480   The Diamonds - Songs From The Old West

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60159.

MG 20481   The Platters - Reflections

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60160.

MG 20483   Clebanoff Strings And Orchestra - More Songs From Great Films

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60162.

MG 20485   Jerry Murad's Harmonicats - Harmonically Yours

no details

MG 20486   Clebanoff Plays Great Songs Of The Continent

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60163.

MG 20487   Peter Palmer - A Swingin' Dance Time

no details

MG 20488   Eddie Barclay - Twilight Time

Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Eddie Barclay And His Orchestra, Quincy Jones (arranger, director)
Barclay Studios, Paris, France, June 5, 1958
1497 | 19046Dans Mon Ile
1498 | 19049Mon P'Tit Pote
same personnel
Barclay Studios, Paris, France, October 8, 1958
1988 | 19054Valse Des Lilas
1989 | 19053Sous Le Vieux Pont Des Soupiers
same personnel
Barclay Studios, Paris, France, October 25, 1958
2073 | 19047Adios
2074 | 19048Coeur D'Artichaut
2075 | 19051Smoke Rings
same personnel
Barclay Studios, Paris, France, November 15, 1958
2237 | 19045Moonlight Serenade
2238 | 19050Twilight Time
2239 | 19044For The First Time (Come Prima)
same personnel
Barclay Studios, Paris, France, 1958
???? | 19052I'll Keep Coming Back For More (Fragile Eyes)
???? | 19055Je Voudrais
** also issued on Mercury SR 60167.

MG 20491   Max Roach - Quiet As It's Kept

Tommy Turrentine (trumpet) Julian Priester (trombone) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Bob Boswell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Capitol Studios, NYC, July 21, 1959
18778The More I See You
18780Lotus Blossom
18781Quiet As It's Kept
18782As Long As You're Living
18784To Lady
18785Juliano
** also issued on Mercury SR 60170.

MG 20492   Ernestine Anderson - The Fascinating Ernestine

Ernie Royal (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Romeo Penque (baritone sax) Hank Jones (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Pacheco (congas) Ernestine Anderson (vocals) Gigi Gryce, Ernie Wilkens (arranger, conductor)
probably maybe 1959?
Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin'
A New Town Is A Blue Town
Stompin' At The Savoy
Nature Boy
Fascinating Rhythm
My Heart Belongs To Daddy
I Wish I Was Back In My Baby's Arms
Harlem Nocturne
Beale Street Blues
Nobody's Heart
I Got Rhythm
** also issued on Mercury SR 60171.

MG 20493   Various Artists - 14 Newies But Goodies

Brook Benton (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Ray Ellis (arranger, conductor)
NYC, 1956
12636So Many Ways
** also issued on Mercury SR 60172.

MG 20494   Let's Dance Awhile To The Griff Williams' Style

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60173.

MG 20495   Patti Page - Golden Hits

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60239.

MG 20496   Ernestine Anderson - My Kinda Swing

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60175.

MG 20497   Frank D'Rone - Try A Little Tenderness

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60174.

MG 20498   Eddie Layton - Skatin' With Layton

Eddie Layton (organ, celeste) unknown (drums)
probably maybe 1959?
Makin' Whoopee (Fox Trot - 100 bpm)
Jealous (Cha-Cha - 100 bpm)
Twelfth Street Rag (Fox Trot - 100 bpm - dbl. time)
I Can't Believe You're In Love With Me (Fox Trot - 100 bpm)
The Anniversary Song (Waltz - 108 bpm)
My Melancholy Baby (Fox Trot - 92 bpm)
Hot Noodles (Fox Trot - 100 bpm)
The Waltz You Saved For Me (Waltz - 108 bpm)
Hernando's Hideaway (Tango - 100 bpm)
Button Up Your Overcoat (Fox Trot - 92 bpm - dbl. time)
Birth Of The Blues (Fox Trot - 92 bpm)
Let Me Call You Sweetheart (Waltz - 108 bpm)
** also issued on Mercury SR 60258.

MG 20499   Rusty Draper - Hits That Sold A Million

no details
** also issued on Mercury SR 60176.