Mercury Records Catalog: EmArcy 36000 series

EmArcy 36000 series (12 inch LP)

MG 36000   Dinah Jams Featuring Dinah Washington

Maynard Ferguson, Clark Terry (trumpet -1,3/5) Clifford Brown (trumpet -1/4) Herb Geller (alto saxophone -3/5) Harold Land (tenor saxophone -3/5) Junior Mance (piano) Richie Powell (piano -4,5) Keter Betts or George Morrow (bass -1/3) Keter Betts (bass -4,5) George Morrow (bass -4/6) Max Roach (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, August 14, 1954
1. 10901I've Got You Under My Skin
2. 10902No More
3. 10905-2You Go To My Head
4. 10907-5Lover Come Back To Me
5. 10908-2Alone Together / Summertime / Come Rain Or Come Shine
6. 10910-1There Is No Greater Love
** also issued on Universal (J) UCCM 9031 entitled "Dinah Jams Featuring Dinah Washington + 4".

MG 36001   Erroll Garner - Contrasts

Erroll Garner (piano) Wyatt Ruther (bass) Eugene "Fats" Heard (drums)
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, July 27, 1954
10843There's A Small Hotel
10844I Wanna Be A Rugcutter
10845Misty
10847Rosalie
10849Part-Time Blues
10850All Of A Sudden (My Heart Sings)
10851I've Got The World On A String
10852You Are My Sunshine
10853Don't Worry 'Bout Me
10854In A Mellow Tone
108557-11 Jump

MG 36002   Various Artists - Jam Session

Clifford Brown, Maynard Ferguson, Clark Terry (trumpet) Herb Geller (alto saxophone -1,2,4) Harold Land (tenor saxophone) Richie Powell (piano) Junior Mance (piano -1,2,4) Keter Betts, George Morrow (bass -1,2,4) Keter Betts or George Morrow (bass -3) Max Roach (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals -3)
Los Angeles, CA, August 14, 1954
1. 10900-1What Is This Thing Called Love
2. 10903-2Move
3. 10904-3Darn That Dream
4. 10906-1My Funny Valentine / Don't Worry 'Bout Me / Bess, You Is My Woman Now / It Might As Well Be Spring

MG 36003   Moods Featuring Paul Quinichette

Sam Most (flute) Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Sir Charles Thompson (piano) Jerome Darr, Barry Gabbraith (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Harold Wing (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, November 4, 1954
11065Plush Life
11066You're Crying
11067Shorty George
11068Pablo's Roonie
Herbie Mann (flute, tenor saxophone) Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Jones (piano) Al Hall (bass) Tommy Lopez (congas) Manny Oquendo (bongos) Willie Rodriguez (timbales)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, November 22, 1954
11069Tropical Intrigue
11070Grasshopper
11071Dilemma Diablo
11072I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
** part of EmArcy (J) 175J-5/6.

MG 36004   Sarah Vaughan

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Herbie Mann (flute) Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Jones (piano) Joe Benjamin (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Sarah Vaughan (vocals)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, December 16, 1954
11077-8September Song
11078-7/9Lullaby Of Birdland (edited version)
11079-6I'm Glad There Is You
11080-7You're Not The Kind
same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, December 18, 1954
11081-5Jim
11082-5He's My Guy
11083-8April In Paris
11084-4It's Crazy
11085-1Embraceable You
** also issued on Verve 314 543 305-2.

MG 36005   Clifford Brown With Strings

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Richie Powell (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums) 6 violins, 2 violas, 1 cello, Neal Hefti (arranger, conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, January 18, 1955
11116-6Portrait Of Jennie
11117-5What's New
11118-4Yesterdays
11119-8Where Or When
same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, January 19, 1955
11120-7Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man
11121-11Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
11122-8Laura
11123-4Memories Of You
same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, January 20, 1955
11124-6Embraceable You
11125-7Blue Moon
11126-4Willow Weep For Me
11127-7Stardust
** also issued on West Wind (G) WW 032, WW 2032 entitled "Clifford Brown And The Neal Hefti Orchestra".

MG 36006   Helen Merrill

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Danny Bank (flute, baritone saxophone) Jimmy Jones (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Helen Merrill (vocals) Quincy Jones (arranger, conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, December 22, 1954
11087-5Don't Explain
11088-3Born To Be Blue
11089-6You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To
11090-10'S Wonderful
Oscar Pettiford (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) replaces Hinton, Johnson
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, December 24, 1954
11091-7Yesterdays
11092-10Falling In Love With Love
11093-1What's New
** also issued on Universal (J) UCCM 9032.

MG 36007   Clark Terry

Clark Terry (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Oscar Pettiford (bass, cello) Art Blakey (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, January 3, 1955
11094Double Play
11095Slow Boat
11096Swahili
11097Co-Op
same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, January 4, 1955
11098The Countess
11099Chuckles
11100Tuma
11101Kitten
** also issued on EmArcy (J) 195J-10107 entitled "Clark Terry + 5". Verve 314 537 754-2; Universal (J) UCCM 9104.

MG 36008   Clifford Brown/Max Roach - Brown And Roach Incorporated

Harold Land (tenor saxophone) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 2, 1954
10857-2Darn That Dream
Clifford Brown (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor saxophone -1) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 3, 1954
1. 10860-10Sweet Clifford
2. 10861-7Ghost Of A Chance
Clifford Brown (trumpet -1,2) Harold Land (tenor saxophone -1,2) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 5, 1954
1. 10866-8Stompin' At The Savoy
2. 10867-4I Get A Kick Out Of You
3. 10868-1I'll String Along With You
Clifford Brown (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor saxophone) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 6, 1954
10878-1/4Mildama (edited version)

MG 36009   Jam Session Featuring Maynard Ferguson

Maynard Ferguson (trumpet, valve trombone) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Herb Geller (alto saxophone) Bob Cooper (tenor saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) John Simmons (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 23, 1954
10341Air Conditioned
10342Love Is Here To Stay
** also issued on Universal (J) UCCM 9120.

MG 36010   Billy Eckstine - I Surrender, Dear

Boonie Hazel, Shorty McConnell, Fats Navarro, Raymond Orr (trumpet) Chippy Outcalt, Robert Scott, Gerald Valentine (trombone) Norris Turney, Bob "Junior" Williams (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons, Josh Jackson (tenor saxophone) Leo Parker (baritone saxophone) possibly Jimmy Golden (piano) Connie Wainwright (guitar) Bill McMahon (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Billy Eckstine (vocals)
NYC, March, 1946
NSC123Without A Song
Miles Davis, Hobart Dotson, Leonard Hawkins, King Kolax (trumpet) Water Knox, Chippy Outcalt, Gerald Velentine (trombone) John Cobbs, Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons, Arthur Sammons (tenor saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Linton Garner (piano) Connie Wainwright (guitar) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Billy Eckstine (vocals, valve trombone)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, October 5, 1946
NSC166In The Still Of The Night
add unidentified strings
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, October 6, 1946
NSC171In A Sentimental Mood
Ray Linn (trumpet) Gerald Vlentine (trombone) Sonny Criss (alto saxophone) Wardell Gray (tenor saxophone) Warren Bracken (piano) unknown (guitar) Shifty Henry (bass) Tim Kennedy (drums) Billy Eckstine (vocals, valve trombone)
Los Angeles, CA, April 21, 1947
NSC257All Of Me
NSC259Prelude To A Kiss
NSC263In My Solitude
NSC264Sophisticated Lady
Billy Eckstine (vocals) overdubbed on studio band
November, 1948
NSC404I Surrender, Dear
NSC405Memories Of You
NSC406Our Love
NSC407There Are Such Things
NSC408Say It Isn't So

MG 36011   Dinah Washington - For These In Love

Clark Terry (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Keter Betts (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals) Quincy Jones (conductor)
Capitol Studios, NYC, March 15, 1955
11401-13I Could Write A Book
11402-8Make The Man Love Me
11403-12Blue Gardenia
11404-10You Don't Know What Love Is
same personnel
Capitol Studios, NYC, March 16, 1955
11405-8My Old Flame
11406Easy Living
11407I Get A Kick Out Of You
11408This Can't Be Love
** originally intended as Mercury MG 20574.

MG 36012   Lars Gullin

Carl-Henrik Norin (tenor saxophone) Lars Gullin (baritone saxophone) Rolf Berg (guitar) George Riedel (bass) Alan Dawson (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, November 6, 1953
mr552 | 11416Bugs
mr553 | 11417Jump For Fan
mr554 | 11414Stocks And Bonds
mr555 | 11415I Fall In Love Too Easily
Lars Gullin (baritone saxophone) Rolf Berg (guitar) George Riedel (bass) Bo Stoor (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, January 26, 1955
mr818 | 11418Manchester Fog
mr819 | 11419Lars Meets Jeff
mr820 | 11420A La Carte
mr821 | 11421Soho

MG 36013   Bud Freeman's All Star Orchestra - Midnight At Eddie Condon's

Wild Bill Davison (cornet -4/6) Peanuts Hucko (clarinet -2,4/6) Bud Freeman (tenor saxophone) Joe Sullivan (piano) Carmen Mastren (guitar) Sid Weiss (bass) George Wettling (drums)
NYC, December 5, 1945
1. KBF1Tea For Two
2. KBF2Honeysuckle Rose
3. KBF3Room With A View
4. KBF4You Took Advantage Of Me
5. KBF5Sentimental Baby
6. KBF6You're My Everything
Charlie Shavers (trumpet -2/6) Vernon Brown (trombone -2/6) Ed Hall (clarinet) Bud Freeman (tenor saxophone) Gene Schroeder (piano) Bob Casey (bass -1,3,6) John Simmons (bass -2,4,5) Dave Tough (drums)
NYC, December 10, 1945
1. KBF7Blue Room
2. KBF8Time On My Hands
3. KBF9I've Found A New Baby
4. KBF10Royal Garden Blues
5. KBF11Midnite At Eddie Condon's (Midnight At Eddie Condon's)
6. KBF12Inside On The Southside

MG 36014   Joe Turner And Pete Johnson

Frank Newton (trumpet) Don Byas (tenor saxophone) Pete Johnson (piano) Leonard Ware (guitar) Al Hall (bass) Doc West (drums) Joe Turner (vocals)
NYC, February 2, 1945
NSC33S.K. Blues, Part 1
NSC34S.K. Blues, Part 2
NSC35Johnson And Turner Blues
NSC36Watch That Jive
Don Johnson (trumpet) George Washington (trombone) Walter Henry (alto saxophone) Lorenzo Holden, James Von Streeter (tenor saxophone) Johnny Otis (vibraphone) Devonia Williams (piano) Pete Lewis (guitar) Mario Delagarde (bass) Leard Bell (drums) Linda Hopkins (vocals) The Barreleers (vocal group)
Los Angeles, CA, January 9, 1951
SLA13014Doggin' Blues

MG 36015   Charlie Ventura - Jumping With Ventura

Buck Clayton (trumpet) Charlie Ventura (tenor saxophone) Billy Rowland (piano) Ed Yance (guitar) Al Hall (bass) Specs Powell (drums)
NYC, August 17, 1945
NSC445 | T15Let's Jump For Rita
NSC447 | T13C.V. Jam (Sweet Georgia Brown)
Stan Fishelson, Neal Hefti, Al Stearns (trumpet) Jack Palmer (trumpet, vocals) Bob Ascher, Leo Checci, Saul Kaye (trombone) Tony Scott (clarinet, alto saxophone) Ed Scalzi (alto saxophone) Charlie Ventura (alto, soprano, tenor saxophone) Nick Jerrett, Barney Marino (tenor saxophone) Tony Ferina (baritone saxophone) Marjorie Hyams (vibraphone) Tony Aless (piano) Billy Bauer (guitar) Clyde Lombardi (bass) Ellis Tollins (drums)
NYC, September 6, 1946
NSC162Misirlou
NSC163How High The Moon
Charlie Chavers (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Charlie Ventura (soprano, tenor saxophone) Ralph Burns (piano) Bill DeArango (guitar) Chubby Jackson (bass) Dave Tough (drums) Buddy Stewart (vocals)
NYC, March, 1947
NSC238Blue Champagne
Kai Winding (trombone) Charlie Ventura (tenor saxophone) Lou Stein (piano) Bob Carter (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Buddy Stewart (vocals -1)
NYC, September 11, 1947
1. NSC266Eleven Sixty
2. NSC268Baby, Baby All The Time
Norman Faye (trumpet) Bennie Green (trombone) Charlie Ventura (tenor, baritone saxophone) Ben Ventura (baritone saxophone) Roy Kral (piano, vocals) Gus Cole (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums) Jackie Cain (vocals)
Chicago, IL, October, 1948
NSC384Oh, Lady Be Good
** also issued on Universal (J) UCCM 9118.

MG 36016   Various Artists - The Advance Guard Of The '40s

Gail Brockman, Boonie Hazel, Shorty McConnell, Fats Navarro (trumpet) Joe Taswell Baird, Chippy Outcalt, Howard Scott (trombone) Gerald "Gerry" Valentine (trombone, arranger) Budd Johnson, Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons, Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Leo Parker (baritone saxophone) John Malachi (piano) Connie Wainwright (guitar) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Billy Eckstine (vocals, valve trombone, conductor)
NYC, May 2, 1945
NSC55-2I Love The Rhythm In A Riff
Tony Aless (piano) Billy Bauer (guitar) Chubby Jackson (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
NYC, November 29, 1945
HL114-3Head Hunters
HL116-2Two Heads Are Better Than One
Boonie Hazel, Shorty McConnell, Fats Navarro, Raymond Orr (trumpet) Chippy Outcalt, Robert Scott, Gerald Valentine (trombone) Norris Turney, Bob "Junior" Williams (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons, Josh Jackson (tenor saxophone) Leo Parker (baritone saxophone) possibly Jimmy Golden (piano) Connie Wainwright (guitar) Bill McMahon (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Billy Eckstine (vocals)
NYC, February, 1946
NSC115Second Balcony Jump
Red Rodney (trumpet) Allen Eager (tenor saxophone) Serge Chaloff (baritone saxophone) Al Haig (piano) Chubby Jackson (bass) Tiny Kahn (drums)
NYC, January 29, 1947
HL196-5All God's Chillun Got Rhythm
HL199-4The Goof And I
Lennie Tristano (piano) Billy Bauer (guitar) Bob Leininger (bass)
NYC, May 23, 1947
KH200Blue Boy
KH202-1Coolin' Off With Ulanov
Jesse Miller (trumpet) Ernest McDonald (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Junior Mance (piano) Leo Blevens (guitar) Leroy Jackson (bass) Wesley Landers (drums) Marcel Daniels (vocals)
NYC, February 5, 1949
2501-1Daddy Sauce's Airlines
2502-1Little Irv
Eddie Shu (tenor saxophone, harmonica) Dick Hyman (piano) John Collins (guitar) Tommy Potter (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Jackie Paris (vocals) Leonard Feather (producer)
NYC, November 12, 1949
NSC540'Round Midnight

MG 36017   Various Artists - Trumpet Interlude

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Tab Smith (alto saxophone) Earl Hines (piano) Al Lucas (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, April 22, 1944
HL27-2Stardust
Emmett Berry (trumpet) Don Byas (tenor saxophone) Dave Rivera (piano) Milton Hinton (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, August 31, 1944
NSC1Sweet And Lovely
Frank Newton (trumpet) Hank D'Amico (clarinet) Don Byas (tenor saxophone) Dave Rivera (piano) Sid Weiss (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, October 10, 1944
NSC12Gone At Dawn
Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Gene Sedric (clarinet) Sammy Price (alto saxophone) Don Byas (tenor saxophone) Leonard Ware (guitar) Oscar Smith (bass) Doc West (drums) Albinia Jones (vocals)
NYC, April 14, 1945
NSC49Evil Gal Blues
Buck Clayton (trumpet) Charlie Ventura (tenor saxophone) Billy Rowland (piano) Ed Yance (guitar) Al Hall (bass) Specs Powell (drums)
NYC, August 17, 1945
NSC446 | T14Tammy's Dream
Jonah Jones (trumpet) Hilton Jefferson (alto saxophone) Joe Thomas (tenor saxophone) Buster Harding (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, circa August, 1945
HL110-1Trumpet Interlude
Billy Butterfield (trumpet) Vermon Brown (trombone) Ernie Caceres (clarinet) Bud Freeman (tenor saxophone) Gene Schroeder (piano) Carl Kress (guitar) Bob Haggart (bass) George Wettling (drums)
NYC, November 15, 1945
KTS4-2Town Hall Blues
Hot Lips Page (trumpet) J.C. Higginbotham (trombone) Albert Nicholas (clarinet) Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Pete Johnson (piano) Jimmy Shirley (guitar) Al Hall (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, January 31, 1946
NSC111Page Mr. Trumpet
Mannie Klein (trumpet) Babe Russin (tenor saxophone) Skitch Henderson (piano) George Van Eps (guitar) Artie Shapiro (bass) Jackie Mills (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 22, 1946
HL131-1Bei Mir Bist Du Schon
Clyde Hurley (trumpet) Murray McEachern (alto saxophone) Babe Russin (tenor saxophone) Tommy Todd (piano) Dave Barbour (guitar) Artie Bernstein (bass) Nick Fatool (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, April 3, 1946
HL144-3On The Trail
Joe Thomas (trumpet) Tyree Glenn (trombone) Hilton Jefferson (alto saxophone) Jerry Jerome (tenor saxophone) Bernie Leighton (piano) Hy White (guitar) Billy Taylor (bass) Lee Abrams (drums)
NYC, August 16, 1946
HL167-2Pocatello
Clifford Brown (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor saxophone) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Capitol Studios, NYC, February 23, 1955
11360-14Land's End

MG 36018   Various Artists - Alto Altitude

Joe Thomas (trumpet) Pete Brown (alto saxophone) Kenny Kersey (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, July 19, 1944
HL45-2It All Depends On You
HL46-3That's My Weakness Now
HL47-2It's The Talk Of The Town
Emmett Berry (trumpet) Vernon Brown (trombone) Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Harry Carney (baritone saxophone, bass clarinet) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Brick Fleagle (guitar, arranger) Billy Taylor (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, August 1, 1944
CC1-3Passin' Me By
CC2-3Carney-Val In Rhythm
CC4-2Night Wind
Emmett Berry (trumpet) Willie Smith (alto saxophone) Corky Corcoran (tenor saxophone) Dodo Marmarosa (piano) Allan Reuss (guitar) Ed Mihelich (bass) Nick Fatool (drums) Johnny Thompson (arranger)
Los Angeles, CA, May 15, 1945
HL95-3Minor Blues
Clyde Hurley (trumpet) Murray McEachern (alto saxophone) Babe Russin (tenor saxophone) Tommy Todd (piano) Dave Barbour (guitar) Artie Bernstein (bass) Nick Fatool (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, April 3, 1946
HL143-1Out Of Nowhere
Joe Thomas (trumpet) Tyree Glenn (trombone) Hilton Jefferson (alto saxophone) Jerry Jerome (tenor saxophone) Bernie Leighton (piano) Hy White (guitar) Billy Taylor (bass) Lee Abrams (drums)
NYC, August 16, 1946
HL165-2She Didn't See Me
Marshall Royal (alto saxophone) Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Bobby Tucker (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, April 7, 1953
9610I Wanna Get Nasty
9611-2'S Wonderful
9612Funky Feelin' Blues

MG 36019   Ralph Gari

Ralph Gari (alto saxophone, clarinet, flute, piccolo, oboe) Clarence Shank (piano) Daniel Sherrett (bass) Edward Julian (drums)
NYC, April 19, 1955
11505Happy Daze
11506Kali
11507Fourth Dimension
11508Nocturne
same personnel
NYC, April 20, 1955
11509Transition
11510Dancing In The Dark
11511The Way You Look Tonight
11512That Old Black Magic
11513I've Got You Under My Skin
11514Fine And Dandy
11515Thou Swell

MG 36020   Kitty White - A New Voice In Jazz

Georgie Auld (tenor saxophone) Gerald Wiggins (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Red Callender (bass) Chico Hamilton (drums) Kitty White (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, April 21, 1955
11520Sky Lark
11521With Every Breath I Take
11522Let's Go Around Together
11523So Many Beautiful Men (So Little Time)
11524Porgy
11525Softly
11526See Saw
11527If You Were Mine
11528Among My Souvenirs
11529Out Of This World
11530With The Wind And The Rain In Your Hair

MG 36021   Maynard Ferguson And His Octet

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Maynard Ferguson (trumpet, bass trombone, valve trombone) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Herb Geller (alto saxophone) Georgie Auld (tenor saxophone) Bob Gordon (baritone saxophone) Ian Bernard (piano) Red Callender (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Bill Holman (arranger)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, April 25, 1955
11531Inter-Space
11532Finger Snapper
11533Autumn Leaves
11534My New Flame
1153520 Rue De Madrid
same personnel
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, April 27, 1955
11549Yeah!
11550What Was Her Name
11551Super G

MG 36022   Irving Fazola's Dixielanders/George Hartman And His Orchestra - New Orleans Express

George Hartman (trumpet) Vernon Brown (trombone) Leonard "Bujie" Centobie (clarinet) Frankie Froeba (piano) Jack Lesberg (bass) George Wettling (drums)
NYC, September 27, 1944
HL57-4Hindustan
HL58-2Always
HL59-2The Darktown Strutters' Ball
HL60-1Angry
Tony Dalmado (trumpet) Julian Lane (trombone) Irving Fazola (clarinet) Steve Giarratano (tenor saxophone) Pete Laudeman (piano) Bunny Franks (bass) Charlie Duke (drums)
New Orleans, LA, October 19, 1945
HL1001Someday Sweetheart
HL1002The Isle Of Capri
HL1003When Your Lover Has Gone
HL1004With You Anywhere You Are
same personnel
New Orleans, LA, October 24, 1945
HL1005Sweet Lorraine
HL1006Mostly Faz
HL1007Clarinet Marmalade
HL1008Jazz Me Blues

MG 36023   Various Artists - Battle Of The Saxes

Tab Smith (alto saxophone, arranger) Don Byas, Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Harry Carney (baritone saxophone) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Al Lucas (bass) Sid Catlett (drums)
NYC, May 24, 1944
HL30-1Three Little Words
HL31-1Battle Of The Saxes
HL32-2Louise
Emmett Berry (trumpet) Willie Smith (alto saxophone) Corky Corcoran (tenor saxophone) Dodo Marmarosa (piano) Allan Reuss (guitar) Ed Mihelich (bass) Nick Fatool (drums) Johnny Thompson (arranger)
Los Angeles, CA, May 15, 1945
HL97-3Lullaby Of The Leaves
Buck Clayton (trumpet) Charlie Ventura (tenor saxophone) Billy Rowland (piano) Ed Yance (guitar) Al Hall (bass) Specs Powell (drums)
NYC, August 17, 1945
NSC448 | T12Out You Go
Jonah Jones (trumpet) Hilton Jefferson (alto saxophone) Joe Thomas (tenor saxophone) Buster Harding (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, circa August, 1945
HL112-1Exactly Like You
Joe Thomas (trumpet) Ted Nash (tenor saxophone) Geoff Clarkson (piano) Trigger Alpert (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, January 25, 1946
HL117-2The Girl In My Dreams Tries To Look Like You
Hot Lips Page (trumpet) J.C. Higginbotham (trombone) Albert Nicholas (clarinet) Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Pete Johnson (piano) Jimmy Shirley (guitar) Al Hall (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, January 31, 1946
NSC110Ben Rides Out
Babe Russin (tenor saxophone) Tommy Todd (piano) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Jud De Naut (bass) Jackie Mills (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 8, 1946
HL134Easy To Love
Lincoln Mills (trumpet) Gene Sedric (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Freddie Jefferson (piano) Al Cassey (guitar) Danny Settle (bass) Slick Jones (drums)
NYC, December 11, 1946
HL188-1Teasin'
Jesse Miller (trumpet) Ernest McDonald (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Junior Mance (piano) Leo Blevens (guitar) Leroy Jackson (bass) Wesley Landers (drums)
NYC, February 5, 1949
2504-1Brother Jug's Sermon

MG 36024   Herb Geller - The Gellers

Herb Geller (alto saxophone) Lorraine Geller (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, April 20, 1955
11501If I Were A Bell
11502Bewitched
11503The Answer Man
11517The Heather On The Hill
11519Suppertime
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, April 21, 1955
11537I've Got A Feeling I'm Falling
11538Patterns
11539Two Of A Kind
11540Love, Your Magic Spell Is Everywhere
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, April 26, 1955
11541Arapahoe (Cherokee)
11543Come Rain Or Come Shine
11544Blues In The Night
** also issued on Universal (J) UCCM 9102.

MG 36025   Introducing Joe Gordon

Joe Gordon (trumpet) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Junior Mance (piano) Jimmy Schenck (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, September 3, 1954
10952Grasshopper
10953Flash Gordon
11086Xochimilco
same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, September 8, 1954
10948Boos Bier
10949Toll Bridge
10950Lady Bob
** also issued on EmArcy (J) EJD 3071; Universal (J) UCCM 9106.
** part of Verve 314 538 634-2.

MG 36026   Erroll Garner - Garnering

Erroll Garner (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Charlie Smith (drums)
NYC, September 8, 1949
1009-a2 | 11556Scatterbrain
1013-a2 | 11560I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart
1015-a1 | 11561Jitterbug Waltz
1016-a2 | 10345Deep Purple
Erroll Garner (piano) John Simmons (bass) Doc West (drums)
NYC, April 12, 1950
1252 | 10346Bonnie Boy
1253 | 10347Tippin' Out With Erroll
1254 | 10348Relaxin' At Sugar Ray's
1256 | 10349Minor With The Trio
1257 | 10390No Noon
1258 | 10391Cologne
1259 | 10392Lazy River

MG 36027   Paul Quinichette - The Vice "Pres"

Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Kenny Drew (piano) Bill Doggett (organ) Freddie Green (guitar) Jimmy Lewis (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, October 5, 1951
4247-6Cross Fire
4579-1Sandstone
4580Prevue
4581-5No Time
Buck Clayton (trumpet -1/4) Dicky Wells (trombone -1/4) Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Count Basie (piano -1/4, organ -5,6) Freddie Green (guitar) Walter Page (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
Fulton Recording, NYC, January 30, 1952
1. 4815-6Shad Roe
2. 4816-5Paul's Bunion
3. 4817-3Crew Cut
4. 4818-6The Hook
5. 4819-7Samie
6. 4820-4I'll Always Be In Love With You
Joe Newman (trumpet) Henry Coker (trombone) Marshall Royal, Ernie Wilkin (alto saxophone) Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Charlie Fowlkes (baritone saxophone) Bobby Tucker (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Al McKibbon (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, July, 1952
9348P.Q. Blues
9349Bot, Bot
** also issued on Universal (J) UCCM 9119; Verve 314 543 750-2.

MG 36028   Dinah Washington - After Hours With Miss "D"

Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Sleepy Anderson (piano) Jackie Davis (organ) Keter Betts (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Candido (bongos -2) Dinah Washington (vocals)
Chicago, IL, June 17, 1953
1. 9870Am I Blue
2. 9871Pennies From Heaven
Clark Terry (trumpet) Eddie Chamblee (tenor saxophone) Junior Mance (piano) Jackie Davis (organ) Mickey Baker (guitar) Keter Betts (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals)
NYC, February 5, 1954
10244Love For Sale
10245-3Our Love Is Here To Stay
Clark Terry (trumpet) Gus Chappel (trombone) Rick Henderson (alto saxophone) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor saxophone) Junior Mance (piano) Keter Betts (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals)
NYC, June 15, 1954
10618-9I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart
10619-11A Foggy Day
10620-4Bye Bye Blues
10621-5Blue Skies (edited version)

MG 36029   Billy Eckstine - Blues For Sale

Gail Brockman, Boonie Hazel, Shorty McConnell, Fats Navarro (trumpet) Joe Taswell Baird, Chippy Outcalt, Howard Scott (trombone) Gerald "Gerry" Valentine (trombone, arranger) Budd Johnson, Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons, Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Leo Parker (baritone saxophone) John Malachi (piano) Connie Wainwright (guitar) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Billy Eckstine (vocals, valve trombone, conductor)
NYC, May 2, 1945
NSC53-1Lonesome Lover Blues
Boonie Hazel, Shorty McConnell, Fats Navarro, Raymond Orr (trumpet) Walter Knox, Chippy Outcalt, Howard Scott, Gerald Valentine (trombone) John Cobbs, Budd Johnson (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons, Arthur Simmons (tenor saxophone) Teddy Cypron (baritone saxophone) Richard "Duke" Ellington (piano) Connie Wainwright (guitar) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Billy Eckstine (vocals)
NYC, September, 1945
NSC61My Deep Blue Dream
NSC64It Ain't Like That
same personnel
NYC, October, 1945
NSC71All I Sing Is Blues
NSC72Long, Long Journey
Boonie Hazel, Shorty McConnell, Fats Navarro, Raymond Orr (trumpet) Chippy Outcalt, Robert Scott, Gerald Valentine (trombone) Norris Turney, Bob "Junior" Williams (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons, Josh Jackson (tenor saxophone) Leo Parker (baritone saxophone) possibly Jimmy Golden (piano) Connie Wainwright (guitar) Bill McMahon (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Billy Eckstine (vocals)
NYC, February, 1946
NSC114Blue
NSC117Tell Me Pretty Baby
Miles Davis, Hobart Dotson, Leonard Hawkins, King Kolax (trumpet) Water Knox, Chippy Outcalt, Gerald Velentine (trombone) John Cobbs, Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons, Arthur Sammons (tenor saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Linton Garner (piano) Connie Wainwright (guitar) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Billy Eckstine (vocals, valve trombone)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, October 5, 1946
NSC167Jelly Jelly
Ray Linn (trumpet) Gerald Vlentine (trombone) Sonny Criss (alto saxophone) Wardell Gray (tenor saxophone) Warren Bracken (piano) unknown (guitar) Shifty Henry (bass) Tim Kennedy (drums) Billy Eckstine (vocals, valve trombone)
Los Angeles, CA, April 21, 1947
NSC260She's Got The Blues For Sale
Billy Eckstine (vocals) overdubbed on studio band
November, 1948
NSC409I Do, Do You
NSC410Blues

MG 36030   Billy Eckstine - The Love Songs Of Mr. "B"

Gail Brockman, Boonie Hazel, Shorty McConnell, Fats Navarro (trumpet) Joe Taswell Baird, Chippy Outcalt, Howard Scott (trombone) Gerald "Gerry" Valentine (trombone, arranger) Budd Johnson, Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons, Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Leo Parker (baritone saxophone) John Malachi (piano) Connie Wainwright (guitar) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Billy Eckstine (vocals, valve trombone, conductor)
NYC, May 2, 1945
NSC54-3A Cottage For Sale
Boonie Hazel, Shorty McConnell, Fats Navarro, Raymond Orr (trumpet) Walter Knox, Chippy Outcalt, Howard Scott, Gerald Valentine (trombone) John Cobbs, Budd Johnson (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons, Arthur Simmons (tenor saxophone) Teddy Cypron (baritone saxophone) Richard "Duke" Ellington (piano) Connie Wainwright (guitar) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Billy Eckstine (vocals)
NYC, September, 1945
NSC62Prisoner Of Love
same personnel
NYC, October, 1945
NSC69I'm In The Mood For Love
NSC70You Call It Madness
Kenny Dorham, Boonie Hazel, Shorty McConnell, Raymond Orr (trumpet) Chippy Outcalt, Robert Scott, Gerald Valentine (trombone) Norris Turney, Bob "Junior" Williams (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons, Arthur Simmons (tenor saxophone) Tate Houston (baritone saxophone) possibly Richard Ellington (piano) Connie Wainwright (guitar) Bill McMahon (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Billy Eckstine (vocals)
NYC, January 3, 1946
NSC103You're My Everything
Miles Davis, Hobart Dotson, Leonard Hawkins, King Kolax (trumpet) Water Knox, Chippy Outcalt, Gerald Velentine (trombone) John Cobbs, Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons, Arthur Sammons (tenor saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Linton Garner (piano) Connie Wainwright (guitar) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Billy Eckstine (vocals, valve trombone)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, October 5, 1946
NSC165I Love The Loveliness Of You
add unidentified strings
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, October 6, 1946
NSC168My Silent Love
NSC169Time On My Hands
NSC170All The Things You Are
Ray Linn (trumpet) Gerald Vlentine (trombone) Sonny Criss (alto saxophone) Wardell Gray (tenor saxophone) Warren Bracken (piano) unknown (guitar) Shifty Henry (bass) Tim Kennedy (drums) Billy Eckstine (vocals, valve trombone)
Los Angeles, CA, April 21, 1947
NSC258Where Are You

MG 36031   James Moody - The Moody Story

John Grims (trumpet) Bob Range (trombone) James Moody (tenor, alto saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) John Acea (piano) Larry Goins (bass) Chink Williams (drums)
NYC, October 24, 1951
4605Serenade In Blue
4606Margie
4607Moody's Home
4608Wiggle Wag
Dave Burns (trumpet) Donald Cole (trombone) James Moody (tenor, alto saxophone) Numa Moore (baritone saxophone) Sadik Hakim (piano) unknown (bass) Teddy Stewart (drums)
NYC, May 21, 1952
9163Until The Real Thing Comes Along
9165Moody's Theme
unknown (trombone) replaces Cole
NYC, June 6, 1952
4811The Bite
4812Poor Butterfly
4814St. Louis Blues
Dave Burns (trumpet) Donald Cole, Bennie Green (trombone) James Moody (tenor, alto saxophone) Numa Moore (baritone saxophone) Sadik Hakim (piano) unknown (bass) Teddy Stewart (drums) Babs Gonzales (vocals -1)
NYC, June 15, 1953
1. 9464The James Moody Story
2. 9465And Now Moody Speaks
** also issued on EmArcy (J) 195J-10104 entitled "The Complete James Moody On EmArcy".

MG 36032   Lionel Hampton - Hamps In Paris

Milton "Mezz" Mezzrow (clarinet -1/6,8) Lionel Hampton (vibraphone -1/4,8, drums -5, vibraphone, xylophone, timbales -6, vibraphone, piano -7) Andre Persiany (piano) Alvin "Buddy" Banks (bass) Curley Hamner (drums -1/4,6,7) Kansas Fields (drums -6,8)
Paris, France, November 30, 1953
1. 19663 | 10614Elmar The Stockbroker
2. 19664 | 10613Serenade To Nicole's Mink Coat
3. 19665 | 10610Wallin' Panassie
4. 19666 | 10608Sweet Lorraine
5. 19667 | 10611Crazy Hamp
6. 19668 | 10612Mezz And The Hamp
7. 19669 | 10607Mister Fedor
8. 19670 | 10609Blues For The Hot Club De France

MG 36033   Phil Napoleon's Emperors Of Jazz - Dixieland Classics

Phil Napoleon (trumpet) Lou McGarity (trombone) Joe Dixon (clarinet) Frank Signorelli (piano) Chuck Wayne (guitar) Felix Giobbe (bass) Tony Spargo (drums)
NYC, April 10, 1946
SWFD10-1At The Jazz Band Ball
SWFD10-2Clarinet Marmalade
SWFD10-3Little Emperor Blues
SWFD10-4Muskrat Ramble
Peanuts Hucko (clarinet) replaces Dixon
NYC, April 12, 1946
SWFD12-5Fidgety Feet
SWFD12-6Nobody's Sweetheart
SWFD12-7Royal Garden Blues
SWFD12-8Tigar Rag
Phil Napoleon (trumpet) Vernon Brown (trombone) Sal Franzella (clarinet) Frank Signorelli (piano) Chuck Wayne (guitar) Felix Giobbe (bass) Tony Spargo (drums -1, drums, vocals -2)
NYC, April 16, 1946
1. SWFE16-15Sensation Rag
2. SWFE16-18Sister Kate
Phil Napoleon (trumpet) Vernon Brown (trombone) Sal Franzella (clarinet) Frank Signorelli (piano) Chuck Wayne (guitar) Felix Giobbe (bass) Tony Spargo (drums)
NYC, April 17, 1946
SWFE17-20I'll Never Be The Same
SWFE17-21South Rampart Street Parade

MG 36034   Lionel Hampton Featuring Crazy Rhythm

Nat Adderley, Benny Bailey, Bernard Hulin (trumpet -1,2) Dave Amram (French horn -1,2) Maurice Meunier (clarinet, tenor saxophone -1,2) William Boucaya (baritone saxophone -1,2) Lionel Hampton (vibraphone) Rene Urtreger (piano) Sacha Distel (guitar) Guy Pederson (bass) Baptiste "Mac-Kac" Reilles (drums) Christian Chevallier (arranger -1,2)
Paris, France, March 19, 1955
1. 26483 | 11845Red Ribbon
2. 26484 | 11841Crazy Rhythm
3. 26486 | 11844A La French
4. 26488 | 11840Night And Day
** also issued on Universal (J) UCCM 9113.

MG 36035   Lionel Hampton - Jam Session In Paris

Nat Adderley, Benny Bailey, Bernard Hulin (trumpet -1,3) Bernard Hullin (trumpet -2) Dave Amram (French horn -1,3) Maurice Meunier (clarinet, tenor saxophone -1,3, tenor saxophone -2) William Boucaya (baritone saxophone -1,3) Lionel Hampton (vibraphone) Rene Urtreger (piano) Sacha Distel (guitar) Guy Pederson (bass) Baptiste "Mac-Kac" Reilles (drums) Christian Chevallier (arranger -1,3)
Paris, France, March 19, 1955
1. 26482 | 11846Voice Of The North
2. 26485 | 11843I Cover The Waterfront
3. 26487 | 11847Zebu
4. 26489 | 11842All The Things You Are

MG 36036   Clifford Brown And Max Roach

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor saxophone) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 2, 1954
10856-2Delilah
10858-2Parisian Thoroughfare
same personnel
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 3, 1954
10859-3Jordu (edited version)
same personnel
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 6, 1954
10877-4Joy Spring
10880Daahoud
same personnel
Capitol Studios, NYC, February 24, 1955
11364-8The Blues Walk
same personnel
Capitol Studios, NYC, February 25, 1955
11365-13What Am I Here For

MG 36037   Clifford Brown/Max Roach - Study In Brown

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor saxophone) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums): same personnel
Capitol Studios, NYC, February 23, 1955
11358-7Gerkin' For Perkin'
11359-7Take The "A" Train
11360-14Land's End
11361-15Swingin'
same personnel
Capitol Studios, NYC, February 24, 1955
11362George's Dilemma (Ulcer Department)
11363-15If I Love Again
same personnel
Capitol Studios, NYC, February 25, 1955
11366-2Cherokee (Indian Love Song)
11367Jacqui
11368-4Sandu

MG 36038   Various Artists - Boning Up The 'Bones

Vic Dickenson, Bill Harris, Claude Jones, Benny Morton (trombone) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Al Hall (bass) Sid Catlett (drums)
NYC, May 30, 1944
HL40-2Sliphorn Outing
Joe Thomas (trumpet) Jack Teagarden (trombone) Hank D'Amico (clarinet) Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Herman Chittison (piano) Billy Taylor (bass) George Wetling (drums)
NYC, December 12, 1944
HL73-3Too Marvelous For Words
Jonah Jones (trumpet) Tyree Glenn (trombone) Al Gibson (clarinet) Dave Rivera (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, July 6, 1945
HL103-2Everywhere
Hot Lips Page (trumpet) J.C. Higginbotham (trombone) Albert Nicholas (clarinet) Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Pete Johnson (piano) Jimmy Shirley (guitar) Al Hall (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, January 31, 1946
NSC112J.C. From K.C.
Boonie Hazel, Shorty McConnell, Fats Navarro, Raymond Orr (trumpet) Chippy Outcalt, Robert Scott, Gerald Valentine (trombone) Norris Turney, Bob "Junior" Williams (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons, Josh Jackson (tenor saxophone) Leo Parker (baritone saxophone) possibly Jimmy Golden (piano) Connie Wainwright (guitar) Bill McMahon (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Billy Eckstine (vocals)
NYC, March, 1946
NSC124Cool Breeze
Dick Cathcart (trumpet) Juan Tizol (valve trombone) Willie Smith (alto saxophone) Babe Russin (tenor saxophone) Arnold Ross (piano) Irving Ashby (guitar) Ed Mihelich (bass) Nick Fatool (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, April 7, 1946
HL149-2Keb-Lah
HL150-2The Sphinx
HL151-3Zanzibar
Bill Harris (valve trombone) Ted Wheeler (flute) Salvatore Delegge, John LaPorta (clarinet) Mickey Folus (bass clarinet) Ralph Burns (piano, arranger) George Barnes (guitar) Chubby Jackson (bass) Barrett Deems (drums)
Chicago, IL, May 6, 1946
HL157-3Everything Happens To Me
Miles Davis, Hobart Dotson, Leonard Hawkins, King Kolax (trumpet) Water Knox, Chippy Outcalt, Gerald Velentine (trombone) John Cobbs, Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons, Arthur Sammons (tenor saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Linton Garner (piano) Connie Wainwright (guitar) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Billy Eckstine (vocals, valve trombone)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, October 5, 1946
NSC164Oo Bop Sh' Bam
Kai Winding (trombone) Charlie Ventura (tenor saxophone) Lou Stein (piano) Bob Carter (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
NYC, September 11, 1947
NSC267East Of Suez

MG 36039   Various Artists - Best Coast Jazz

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Herb Geller, Joe Maini (alto saxophone) Walter Benton (tenor saxophone) Kenny Drew (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 11, 1954
10885-10Coronado (Coronodo)
10886-1You Go To My Head

MG 36040   The Herb Geller Sextette

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Herb Geller (alto saxophone) Ziggy Vines (tenor saxophone) Lorraine Geller (piano) Red Mitchell as Keith Mitchell (bass) Eldridge Freeman (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 19, 1955
12000Outpost Incident
12001Crazy, He Calls Me
12002Rockin' Chair
12003You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To
Leroy Vinnegar (bass) replaces Red Mitchell as Keith Mitchell
Los Angeles, CA, August 22, 1955
12004Vone Mae
12005Tardi At Zardi's
12006Owl Eyes
12007Gin For Fuguelhorns
** also issued on Universal (J) UCCM 9109.

MG 36041   Mal Fitch

Sam "The Man" Taylor (tenor saxophone -1,5,6,8) Mal Fitch (piano, vocals) Al Hall (bass) Clifford Leeman (drums)
NYC, July 19, 1955
1. 11940The More I See You
2. 11941Time After Time
3. 11942I'm So Lucky To Be Me
4. 11943More I Cannot Wish You
5. 11944Ev'rytime We Say Goodbye
6. 11945The Joke's On Me
7. 11946You're Lovelier Than Ever
8. 11947When I Fall In Love
Mal Fitch (piano, vocals) Al Hall (bass) Clifford Leeman (drums)
NYC, July 20, 1955
11948I've Never Been In Love Before
11949There Will Never Be Another You
11950When Did You Leave Heaven
11951My Blue Heaven

MG 36042   Eddie Heywood

Eddie Heywood (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Jimmy Crawford (drums)
NYC, July 15, 1955
11932Secret Love
11933Old Fasioned Walk
11934Young At Heart
11935Hey There
11936Tenderly
11937Let's Fall In Love
11938Heywood's Bounce
11939'S Wonderful
same personnel
NYC, July 20, 1955
11952Love Me Or Leave Me
11954Soft Summer Breeze
11955So Little Time
11956You Never Gave It A Try
** also issued on Universal (J) UCCM 9105.

MG 36043   Julian "Cannonball" Adderley

Nat Adderley (cornet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Jerome Richardson (tenor saxophone, flute) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) John Williams (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger)
NYC, July 21, 1955
11957The Song Is You
11958Cynthia's In Love
11959Hurricane Connie
11960Purple Shades
J.J. Johnson (trombone) replaces Cleveland
NYC, July 29, 1955
11961Cannonball
11962Everglade
11963You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To
Max Roach (drums) replaces Clarke
NYC, August 5, 1955
11994Willows
11995Fallen Feathers
11996Rose Room

MG 36044   Dimensions Featuring Maynard Ferguson

Maynard Ferguson (trumpet, valve trombone) Herbie Harper (trombone) Bud Shank (alto saxophone, flute) Bob Cooper (tenor saxophone) Bob Gordon (baritone saxophone) Russ Freeman (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Willie Maiden (arranger)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, February 19, 1954
10332Maiden Voyage
10333Thou Swell
10334The Way You Look Tonight
10335All God's Children Got Rhythm
10336Willie Nillie
same personnel
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, February 23, 1954
10337Hymn To Her
10338Lonely Town
10339Over The Rainbow
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Maynard Ferguson (trumpet, bass trombone, valve trombone) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Herb Geller (alto saxophone) Nino Tempo (tenor saxophone) Bob Gordon (baritone saxophone) Ian Bernard (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Gary Frommer (drums) Bill Hollman (arranger)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 26, 1955
12016Breakfast Dance
12017Slow Stroll
12018Wonder Why
12019Egad, Martha
** also issued on EmArcy (J) 195J-10103 entitled "Dimensions Featuring Maynard Ferguson + 4".

MG 36045   Herb Geller Plays

Herb Geller (alto saxophone) Lorraine Geller (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Lawrence Marable (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 6, 1954
10873Happy Go Lucky
10874You Stepped Out Of A Dream
10875Kahagoon
10876Breaking Through The Sound Barrier
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, August 9, 1954
10881A Room With A View
10882Sleigh Ride
10883Silver Rain
10884Alone Together
Herb Geller (alto saxophone) Lorraine Geller (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Bruz Freeman (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 24, 1955
12008Days I Never Knew
12009Domestic Harmony
12010Love Is Like A Tuttle
12011Sweet Vinnegar

MG 36046   Maynard Ferguson's Hollywood Party

Maynard Ferguson (trumpet, valve trombone) Bud Shank (alto saxophone, flute) Bob Cooper (tenor saxophone) Russ Freeman (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 22, 1954
10340Somebody Loves Me
10343-1Night Letter
** reissue of EmArcy MG 26017.

MG 36047   Terry Gibbs

Terry Gibbs (vibraphone) Terry Pollard (piano) Herman Wright (bass) Nils-Bertil Dahlander (drums)
NYC, September 14, 1955
12028King City Stomp
12029Pretty Face
12030Nitty Notes
12032The Continental
12033Lonely Dreams
12034Dicki's Dream
12035Seven Come Eleven
12036Bless My Soul
12037Imagination
** also issued on Universal (J) UCCM 9114.

MG 36048   Various Artists - Vol. 1 - The Jazz Giants

Buck Clayton (trumpet -1,3) Dicky Wells (trombone -1,3) Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Count Basie (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Rodney Richardson (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, March 22, 1944
1. HL22-3Six Cats And A Prince
2. HL23-1Lester Leaps Again (Lester Leaps In)
3. HL24-2Destination K.C.

MG 36049   Various Artists - Vol. 2 - The Jazz Giants: The Piano Players

Joe Thomas (trumpet) Barney Bigard (clarinet) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Billy Taylor (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, February 5, 1945
HL82-1Rose Room
Buck Clayton (trumpet) Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, August 17, 1945
HL105-4Why Do I Love You
HL106-4All My Life
Erroll Garner (piano)
NYC, December 5, 1945
166-2Bouncing With Me
Erroll Garner (piano) Red Callender (bass) Nick Fatool (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, April 9, 1946
332-1Full Moon And Empty Arms
334-1If I Loved You
Beryl Booker (piano) John Collins (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, March 13, 1952
4975Let's Fall In Love
4976Darn That Dream
4977-5Remember Me
Mary Lou Williams (piano) Alvin "Buddy" Banks (bass) Jean-Louis Viale (drums)
Paris, France, January 14, 1954
19904 | 10605Tire, Tire L'aiguille
19908 | 10599Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
19910 | 10603Carioca

MG 36050   Various Artists - Vol. 3 - The Jazz Giants: Reeds, Part 1

Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Slam Stewart (bass) Sid Catlett (drums)
NYC, December 28, 1943
HL1-2Just You, Just Me
HL2-2I Never Knew
Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Teddy Wilson (piano) Billy Taylor (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, January 31, 1944
KHL11-1I'm In The Mood For Love
KHL12-3"Bean" At The Met
Willie Smith (alto saxophone) Nat King Cole (piano) Red Callender (bass) Jackie Mills (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 16, 1946
HL121-2I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
HL122-4The Way You Look Tonight
Maynard Ferguson (trumpet) Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Gerald Wiggins (piano) John Kirby (bass) George Jenkins (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 27, 1951
4720-2Randle's Island (Randall's Island)
4722-1King's Riff
Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Count Basie (organ) Freddie Green (guitar) Walter Page (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
Fulton Recording, NYC, January 30, 1952
4821-2Sequel
Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Marlowe Morris (organ) Jerome Darr (guitar) Gene Ramey (bass) Les Erskine (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, January, 1953
9452-8Galoshes And Rubbers
Dave Burns (trumpet) Donald Cole, Bennie Green (trombone) James Moody (tenor, alto saxophone) Numa Moore (baritone saxophone) Sadik Hakim (piano) unknown (bass) Teddy Stewart (drums)
NYC, June 15, 1953
9466Feelin' Low
9467Wail Bait

MG 36051   Various Artists - Vol. 3 - The Jazz Giants: Reeds, Part 2

Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Slam Stewart (bass) Sid Catlett (drums)
NYC, December 28, 1943
HL3-2Afternoon Of A Basie-Ite
HL4-2Sometimes I'm Happy
Tab Smith (alto saxophone, arranger) Don Byas, Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Harry Carney (baritone saxophone) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Al Lucas (bass) Sid Catlett (drums)
NYC, May 24, 1944
HL29-2On The Sunny Side Of The Street
Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Teddy Wilson (piano) John Kirby (bass) Sid Catlett (drums)
NYC, May 29, 1944
HL33-2Make Believe
Buck Clayton (trumpet) Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Teddy Wilson (piano) Slam Stewart (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, October 17, 1944
HL66-3Beyond The Blue Horizon
Billy May (trumpet, arranger) Murray McEachern (trombone) Willie Smith (alto saxophone) Arnold Ross (piano) Les Paul (guitar) Ed Mihelich (bass) Nick Fatool (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, May 2, 1945
HL90-2September In The Rain
HL91-5You Ought To Be In Pictures
Don Elliott (trumpet, mellophone) Eddie Bert (trombone) Sam Rubinowitch (alto saxophone, piccolo) Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Sidney Brown (baritone saxophone) Billy Taylor (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Jo Jones (drums) Johnny Richards (arranger)
NYC, January 23, 1953
9456-8Hoot
9457-5Pouting
Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Marlowe Morris (organ) Jerome Darr (guitar) Gene Ramey (bass) Les Erskine (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, January, 1953
9453-9People Will Say We're In Love
9454-9Rose Of Birdland

MG 36052   Various Artists - Vol. 4 - The Jazz Giants: Folk Blues

Josh White (vocals, guitar)
NYC, 1941
QB1689Hard Time Blues
QB1691Southern Exposure
QB1692Jim Crow Train (Jim Crow Blues)
same personnel
NYC, 1941-1942
KJW9Evil Hearted Man
KJW10John Henry
KJW12Strange Fruit
Ernest "Big" Crawford (bass) Big Bill Broonzy (vocals, guitar)
Chicago, IL, December 10, 1951
4649John Henry
4651Bill Bailey
4653Blue Tail Fly
4654Backwater Blues
4655In The Evening
4656Trouble In Mind

MG 36053   Various Artists - Vol. 5 - The Jazz Giants: Brass

Roy Eldridge, Joe Thomas (trumpet) Emmett Berry, Jonny Guarnieri (piano) Israel Crosby (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, January 24, 1944
HL5-1Don't Be That Way
HL6-1I Want To Be Happy
HL7-4Fiesta In Brass
HL8-1St. Louis Blues
Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Teddy Wilson (piano) Billy Taylor (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, October 18, 1944
HL68-2My Man
HL69-1El Salon De Gutbucket
Joe Thomas (trumpet) Jack Teagarden (trombone, vocals -1, trombone -2,3) Hank D'Amico (clarinet) Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Herman Chittison (piano) Billy Taylor (bass) George Wetling (drums)
NYC, December 12, 1944
1. HL72-4Home
2. HL73-3Too Marvelous For Words
3. HL75-1Somebody Loves Me

MG 36054   Various Artists - Vol. 6 - The Jazz Giants: Modern Swedes (not released?)

Lars Gullin (baritone saxophone) Rolf Berg (guitar) George Riedel (bass) Robert Edman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, May 25, 1954
mr700 | 10584Danny's Dream
mr701 | 10585Be Careful
mr702 | 10582Igloo
mr703 | 10583Circus
Ake Persson (trombone) Putte Wickman (clarinet) Bjarne Nerem (tenor saxophone) Lars Gullin (baritone saxophone) Bengt Hallberg (piano) George Riedel (bass) Robert Edman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, June 3, 1954
mr704 | 10581Primula Veris (Cowslip)
mr705 | 10578Laburnum Vulgare (Laburnum)
mr706 | 10579Lotus Corniculatus (Cat-In-Clover)
mr707 | 10580Golium Verum (Cheese-Renett)
** same contents as EmArcy MG 26041 + MG 26044.

MG 36055   Various Artists - Vol. 7 - The Jazz Giants: Dixieland

Phil Napoleon (trumpet) Vernon Brown (trombone) Sal Franzella (clarinet) Frank Signorelli (piano) Chuck Wayne (guitar) Felix Giobbe (bass) Tony Spargo (drums)
NYC, April 16, 1946
SWFE16-16Livery Stable Blues
SWFE16-17That's A Plenty
same personnel
NYC, April 17, 1946
SWFE17-19Satanic Blues
SWFE17-22Bugle Call Rag
Muggsy Spanier (cornet) George Brunis (trombone) Darnell Howard (clarinet) Floyd Bean (piano) Truck Parham (bass) Sid Catlett (drums)
Chicago, IL, March 27, 1950
3373Dixie Flyer
3374Lazy Piano Man
3375Sweet Georgia Brown
3376Feather Brain
Muggsy Spanier (cornet) Harry Graves (trombone) Darnell Howard (clarinet) Floyd Bean (piano) Truck Parham (bass) Don Chester (drums)
Chicago, IL, August 10, 1950
3675Home
3676It's A Long, Long Way To Tipperary
3677Caution Blues
3678Alabama Jubilee

MG 36056   Presenting The Gerry Mulligan Sextet

Jon Eardley (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone) Peck Morrison (bass) Dave Bailey (drums)
NYC, September 21, 1955
12044-1Bernie's Tune
12045-7Mud Bug
Jon Eardley (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone -1, valve trombone, piano -2) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone) Peck Morrison (bass) Dave Bailey (drums)
NYC, October 22, 1955
1. 12050-1Apple Core
2. 12052-5Sweet And Lovely
Jon Eardley (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone -1,4) Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone) Peck Morrison (bass) Dave Bailey (drums)
NYC, October 31, 1955
1. 12296-4Broadway
2. 12298-6Night At The Turntable
3. 12299-4Everything Happens To Me
4. 12300-2The Lady Is A Tramp
** also issued on EmArcy (J) 195J-33.

MG 36057   Helen Merrill With Strings

Hank Jones (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Sol Gubin (drums) Helen Merrill (vocals) unidentified strings, Richard Hayman (arranger, conductor)
NYC, October 21, 1955
12254-7You Won't Forget Me
12255-3Lilac Wine
12256-4Spring Will Be A Little Late This Year
same personnel
NYC, October 22, 1955
12257-4Beautiful Love
12258-6Just You, Just Me
12259-8When I Fall In Love
12260-2End Of A Love Affair
12261-11Mountain High, Valley Low
same personnel
NYC, October 24, 1955
12262-6Anything Goes
12263-4Comes Love
12264-6I'm Afraid The Masquerade Is Over
12265-2Wait Till You See Him

MG 36058   Sarah Vaughan In The Land Of Hi-Fi

Bernie Glow, Ernie Royal (trumpet) J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) Cannonball Adderley, Sam Marowitz (alto saxophone) Jerome Richardson (tenor saxophone, flute) Jimmy Jones (piano) Turk Van Lake (guitar) Joe Benjamin (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Sarah Vaughan (vocals) Ernie Wilkins (conductor)
NYC, October 25, 1955
12266-4Sometimes I'm Happy
12267-3I'll Never Smile Again
12268-5Don't Be On The Outside
12269It Shouldn't Happen To A Dream
same personnel
NYC, October 26, 1955
12270An Occasional Man
12271Soon
12272Cherokee
12273Maybe
same personnel
NYC, October 27, 1955
12278Why Can't I
12279How High The Moon
12280-3Over The Rainbow
12281-8Oh My!
** also issued on Universal (J) UCCM 9035.

MG 36059   Lars Gullin With The Moretone Singers

Leppe Sundevall (alto horn) Curt Jarnberg (trombone) Lars Gullin (baritone saxophone) Bengt Hallberg (piano) George Riedel (bass) William Schiopffe (drums) The Moretone Singers
"Korsager School", Copenhagen, Denmark, September 11-13, 1954
mrxxx | 11899Late Date
mrxxx | 11907Lover Man
mrxxx | 11905Beautiful Heart
mrxxx | 11904Gone With The Wind
mrxxx | 11908Merlin
Richard Johansson (trombone) Rolf Billberg (tenor saxophone) Lars Gullin (baritone saxophone, piano) Rolf Berg (guitar) George Riedel (bass) William Schiopffe (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, June 13, 1955
mr882 | 11909Late Summer
mr883 | 11906For F.J. Fans Only

MG 36060   Georgie Auld In The Land Of Hi-Fi

Maynard Ferguson, Conrad Gozzo, Mannie Klein, Ray Linn (trumpet) Skeets Herfurt, Tommy Pederson, Frank Rosolino, Si Zentner (trombone) Willie Schwartz (alto saxophone) Georgie Auld, Ted Nash, Babe Russin (tenor saxophone) Chuck Gentry (baritone saxophone) Arnold Ross (piano) Al Hendrickson or Barney Kessel (guitar) Joe Mondragon or Joe Comfort (bass) Alvin Stoller or Irv Kottler (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, September 29, 1955
12063They Can't Take That Away From Me
12064My Blue Heaven
12065If I Loved You
same personnel
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, November 7, 1955
12374Dinah
12375For You
12377Until The Real Thing Comes Along
12378In The Land Of Hi-Fi
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, November 11, 1955
12405I May Be Wrong
12406Love Is Just Around The Corner
12407Sunday Kind Of Love
12408Swingin' In The Moore Park

MG 36061   The John Williams Trio

John Williams (piano) Bill Anthony (bass) Jack Edie (drums)
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, June 15, 1955
11827-6Flamingo
11828-2A Sleeping Bee
11829-7The Girl Next Door
11831-1So There (Shiloh)
11832-1Good Morning Blues
11834Okeefenokee Holiday
11835Like Someone In Love
John Williams (piano) Chuck Andrus (bass) Frank Isola (drums)
NYC, June 24, 1955
11837-14How Strange
John Williams (piano) Ernie Farrow (bass) Frank Isola (drums)
NYC, October 11, 1955
12240-8Baubles, Bangles And Beads
12241-7Good Morning, Heartache
12242-8Someday My Prince Will Come
12243-8Manteca
** also issued on Universal (J) UCCM 9101.
** part of EmArcy (J) 175J-7/8.

MG 36062   Max Bruel - Cool Bruel

no details

MG 36063   Julian Cannonball Adderley And Strings

Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) unidentified orchestra, Richard Hayman (director)
NYC, October 27, 1955
12274-7Street Of Dreams
12275-10Falling In Love With Love
12276-5You Are Too Beautiful
12277-3Polka Dots And Moonbeams
same personnel
NYC, October 28, 1955
12282-5Two Sleepy People
12283-3(I'm Afraid) The Masquerade Is Over
12284-1The Surrey With The Fringe On Top
12285-2I'll Never Stop Lovin' You
12286-6Lonely Dreams
12287-6A Foggy Day
12288-3I Cover The Waterfront
12289-2I've Never Been In Love Before
** also issued on Mercury MG 20652, SR 60652 entitled "The Lush Side Of Cannonball Adderley".

MG 36064   Terry Gibbs - Vibes On Velvet

Sam Marowitz, Hal McKusick (alto saxophone) Ray Black, Frank Socolow (tenor saxophone) Al Epstein (baritone saxophone) Terry Gibbs (vibraphone) Terry Pollard (piano) Turk Van Lake (guitar) Herman Wright (bass) Jerry Segal (drums) Manny Albam (arranger, conductor)
NYC, October 19, 1955
12248Autumn Nocturne
12249The Lonesome Street
12250Boulevard Of Broken Dreams
12251Lullaby Of Swing
12252For You, For Me, Forevermore
12253Mood Indigo

MG 36065   Dinah Washington - Dinah!

unknown (trumpet) unknown (trombone) Paul Quinichette, unknown (tenor saxophone) unknown (baritone saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Keter Betts (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals) Hal Mooney (arranger, conductor)
NYC, January 12, 1955
11109-13A Cottage For Sale
Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) unknown (guitar) Keter Betts (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) unknown (bongos) Dinah Washington (vocals) nine strings section, four trombones section, Hal Mooney (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, November 10, 1955
12391-4Goodbye
12393-3Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
12394-4Look To The Rainbow
Maynard Ferguson, Conrad Gozzo, Mannie Klein, Ray Linn (trumpet) Tommy Pederson, Frank Rosolino, Si Zentner (trombone) Herb Geller, Skeets Herfurt (alto saxophone) Georgie Auld, Babe Russin (tenor saxophone) Chuck Gentry (baritone saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Keter Betts (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals) Hal Mooney (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, November 11, 1955
12401-4There'll Be Some Changes Made
12402-5I Could Have Told You
12403-2More Than You Know
12404-4Make Me A Present Of You
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, November 12, 1955
12417-6Ill Wind
12418-7Willow Weep For Me
12419-4All Of Me
12420-3Accent On Youth

MG 36066   Introducing Jimmy Cleveland And His All Stars

Ernie Royal (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Jerome Richardson (tenor saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Wade Legge (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Joe Harris (drums)
NYC, August 4, 1955
11968I Hadn't Anyone Till You
11969See Minor
Ernie Royal (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) John Williams (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, August 12, 1955
11997Hear Ye! Hear Ye!
11998You Don't Know What Love Is
11999Little Beaver
Ernie Royal (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, November 22, 1955
12310My One And Only Love
12311Our Love Is Here To Stay
12312Vixen
12313Count 'Em
12314Bone Brother

MG 36067   The Blue Stars

Roger Guerin (trumpet) Jean Mercadier (alto saxophone, clarinet) Fats Sadi Lammemand (vibraphone) Christian Chevallier (piano) The Blue Stars (vocal group) and others
Paris, France, 1955
12084Lullaby Of Birdland
12085Toute Ma Joie (That's My Girl)
The Blue Stars (vocal group) and others
Paris, France, 1955-1956
12436Tout Bas (Speak Low)
12437Mambo Italiano
12573Mister L'amour (Mr. Sandman)
12574Plus Je T'embrasse (Heart Of My Heart)
12575Gina
12576 | 29812En 1920 (In 1920)
12577Embrasse Moi Bien (Hold Me Close)
12578Lettre A Virginie (Letter To Virginia)
12579Les Lavandieres Du Portugal (The Portuguese Washerwoman)
same personnel
Paris, France, February 21, 1956
12580 | 12873 | 30516La Danse Du Baiser (The Kissing Dance)

MG 36068   Kitty White

Kitty White (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Hal Mooney (arranger, conductor)
NYC, February 1, 1956
12438Polyman Bongo
12439Frantic Feeling
12440When You're In Love
12441If I Were You
12442The Chinese Lady
12443Land Of Love
12444Low Tide
12445Cold Fire
12446Plain Gold Ring
same personnel
NYC, February 3, 1956
12447As Children Do
12448The Other Woman
12449Meaning Of The Blues

MG 36069   Erroll Garner - Erroll

Erroll Garner (piano) Wyatt Ruther (bass) Eugene "Fats" Heard (drums) Candido (congas)
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, July 27, 1954
10846Sweet And Lovely
omit Candido
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, July, 1954
10842Oh, Lady Be Good
Erroll Garner (piano -1,2,4,5, celeste -3)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, March 14, 1955
1. 11381Yesterdays
2. 11382Who
3. 11388Sleep
4. -When A Gypsy Makes His Violin Cry
5. 11396Salud Segovia

MG 36070   Clifford Brown And Max Roach At Basin Street

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, January 4, 1956
12421-4Gertrude's Bounce
12423-12Powell's Prances
same personnel
NYC, February 16, 1956
12463-7What Is This Thing Called Love
12464-14Love Is A Many-Splendored Thing
same personnel
NYC, February 17, 1956
12459-1I'll Remember April
12460-8Time
12461-16The Scene Is Clean

MG 36071   Various Artists - Vol. 8 - The Jazz Giants: Drum Role

Roy Eldridge, Joe Thomas (trumpet) Emmett Berry, Jonny Guarnieri (piano) Israel Crosby (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, January 24, 1944
HL8-1St. Louis Blues
Paul Cohn, Bitsy Mullens, Jim Pupa, Carl Warwick (trumpet) Sam Hyster, Johnny Mandel, Earl Swope (trombone) Romeo Penque (alto saxophone) George Berg, Mick Blanos (tenor saxophone) Sid Brown (baritone saxophone) Tony Nichols (piano) Lenny Mirabella (guitar) Joe Shulman (bass) Buddy Rich (drums, vocals)
NYC, February 5, 1946
213-1Dateless Brown
215-1/2Desperate Desmond
Milton "Mezz" Mezzrow (clarinet) Andre Persiany (piano) Alvin "Buddy" Banks (bass) Lionel Hampton (drums)
Paris, France, November 30, 1953
19667 | 10611Crazy Hamp
Maynard Ferguson (trumpet, valve trombone) Bud Shank (alto saxophone, flute) Bob Cooper (tenor saxophone) Russ Freeman (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 22, 1954
10343-1Night Letter
John Malachi (piano) Joe Benjamin (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Sarah Vaughan (vocals)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, April 2, 1954
10414Shulie A Bop
Clifford Brown (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor saxophone) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 6, 1954
10878-1/4Mildama (edited version)
Herbie Mann (flute, tenor saxophone) Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Jones (piano) Al Hall (bass) Tommy Lopez (congas) Manny Oquendo (bongos) Willie Rodriguez (timbales)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, November 22, 1954
11070Grasshopper

MG 36072   Joe Saye - Scotch On The Rocks

Herbie Mann (flute) Joe Saye (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Sonny Payne (drums)
NYC, March 5, 1956
12582You Were Meant For Me
12583The Carioca
12584Moon Song
12585I'll Know
Herbie Mann (flute) Joe Saye (piano) Mundell Lowe (guitar) Whitey Mitchell (bass) Sonny Payne (drums)
NYC, March 6, 1956
12586Undertone (Question Mark Blues)
12587Piccolino
12588Ping Pong
12589That Old Feeling
Herbie Mann (flute -1/3) Joe Saye (piano) Mundell Lowe (guitar) Whitey Mitchell (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, March 15, 1956
1. 12590Scotch On The Rocks
2. 12591Time On My Hands
3. 12592Scotch Mist (Flowers Of Edinburgh)
4. 12593More And More

MG 36073   Dinah Washington In The Land Of Hi-Fi

Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Junior Mance (piano) Dinah Washington (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Hal Mooney (arranger, conductor)
NYC, April 24, 1956
12874Let's Do It
12875There'll Be A Jubilee
12876Sunny Side Of The Street
12877If I Were A Bell
12878I've Got A Crush On You
12879Our Love Is Here To Stay
12880Sometimes I'm Happy
12881Nothing Will Never Change My Love
unidentified orchestra, including strings replaces unidentified orchestra
NYC, April 25, 1956
12882What Will I Tell My Heart
12883Let Me Love You
12884Say It Isn't So
12885My Ideal

MG 36074   Patti Page In The Land Of Hi-Fi

Chico Alvarez, Pete Candoli, Buddy Childers (trumpet) unknown (#1 trumpet) unknown (#2 trumpet) J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) unknown (#1 trombone) unknown (#2 trombone) unknown (#1 French horn) unknown (#2 French horn) unknown (tuba) Harry Klee (flute) Bob Cooper (oboe) Bud Shank (alto saxophone) Georgie Auld (tenor saxophone) 2 others (saxophones, woodwinds) Rocky Coluccio (piano) Al Hendrickson (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Jack Costanza, unknown (percussion) Patti Page (vocals) Pete Rugolo (arranger, conductor)
Hollywood, CA, May 7, 1956
12898I've Got My Eyes On You
12899The Lady Is A Tramp
12900I Didin't Know About You
12901My Sin
12902Out Of Nowhere
12903Nevertheless
same personnel
Hollywood, CA, May 8, 1956
12904Taking A Chance On Love
12905Love For Sale
12906Mountain Greenery
12907My Kind Of Love
12908A Foggy Day
12909The Thrill Is Gone
** also issued on EmArcy SR 80000; Universal (J) UCCM 9037. Mercury MG 20516, SR 60192 entitled "Patti Page With The Pete Rugolo All Stars".

MG 36075   Terry Gibbs - Mallets A Plenty

Terry Gibbs (vibraphone) Terry Pollard (piano) Herman Wright (bass) Nils-Bertil Dahlander (drums)
NYC, September 14, 1955
12031Soupy's On

MG 36076   Around The Horn With Maynard Ferguson

no details

MG 36077   Julian Cannonball Adderley In The Land Of Hi-Fi

Nat Adderley (cornet) Ernie Royal (trumpet) Bobby Byrne, Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Jerome Richardson (tenor saxophone, flute) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Junior Mance (piano) Keter Betts (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums)
Capitol Studios, NYC, June 8, 1956
13340Just Norman
13341Little Girl Blue
13342Broadway At Basin Street
13343Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
same personnel
NYC, June 18, 1956
13474Junior's Tune
13475Dog My Cats
13476I'm Glad There Is You
13477Casa De Marcel
13490T's Tune
13492Blues For Bohemia
13493I Don't Care

MG 36078   Helen Merrill - Dream Of You

Hank Jones (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Joe Morello (drums) Helen Merrill (vocals) unidentified strings, Gil Evans (arranger, conductor)
NYC, June 26, 1956
13528-7He Was Too Good To Me
13529-9I've Never Seen
13530-4I'm A Fool To Want You
13531-4Troubled Waters
Art Farmer (trumpet) Joe Bernnett (trombone) Jerome Richardson (flute, tenor saxophone) John La Porta (clarinet, alto saxophone) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Helen Merrill (vocals) unidentified rhythm and strings
NYC, June 27, 1956
13578-7Anyplace I Hang My Hat Is Home
13579-8Where Flamingo's Fly
13580-8I'm Just A Lucky So And So
13581-13A New Town Is A Blue Town
Art Farmer, Louis Mucci (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) John La Porta (clarinet, alto saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Joe Morello (drums) Helen Merrill (vocals) unidentified horns and strings, Gil Evans (arranger, conductor)
NYC, June 29, 1956
13582-11By Myself
13583-3People Will Say We're In Love
13584-14You're Lucky To Me
13700Dream Of You

MG 36079   Morgana King - For You, For Me, Forevermore

Chauncey Welsch (trombone) Hank Jones (piano) Al Caiola, Mundell Lowe (guitar) Morgana King (vocals) Dick Hyman Orchestra, and others
probably NYC, March 20, 1956
W513For You, For Me, Forever More
W514I'll String Along
W515There's A Lull In My Life
W516Here I'll Stay
same personnel
probably NYC, March 23, 1956
W517If You Could See Me Now
W518Delovely
W519Everything I Love
W520In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning
same personnel
probably NYC, March 29, 1956
W529Down In The Depths
W530You're Not So Easy To Forget
W531The Song Is You
W532Everything I've Got

MG 36080   Bernard Peiffer - Bernie's Tunes

Bernard Peiffer (piano) Joe Puma (guitar) Chuck Andrus (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, April 11, 1956
W542 | 12643Ah-Leu-Cha
W543 | 12644Bernie's Tune
W544 | 12645Blues On The Wing
W545 | 12646Blues For Slobs
W546 | 12647Lullaby Of The Leaves
Bernard Peiffer (piano) Joe Puma (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass)
W537 | 12638Black Moon
W538 | 12639'S Wonderful
W539 | 12640Lover Come Back To Me
W540 | 12642Rhumbles
** originally intended as Wing MGW 60009.
** also issued on Universal (J) UCCM 9112.

MG 36081   Dick Johnson - Music For Swinging Moderns

Dick Johnson (alto saxophone) Bill Haverman (piano) Chuck Sagle (bass) Bob McKee (drums)
Chicago, IL, February 29, 1956
W574The Things We Did Last Summer
W577The Lady Is A Tramp
Dave Poshonka (bass) replaces Sagle
Chicago, IL, March 27, 1956
W586Belle Of The Ball
W587You've Changed
W588Why Was I Born
W590Like Someone In Love
W591Honey Bun
W592?Stars Fell On Alabama
W593Poinciana
** also issued on Universal (J) UCCM 9115.

MG 36082   Pete Rugolo - Music For Hi-Fi Bugs

Pete Candoli, Buddy Childers, Maynard Ferguson, Don Paladino (trumpet) Milt Bernhart, Herbie Harper, Frank Rosolino (trombone) George Roberts (bass trombone) John Cave, Vince DeRosa (French horn) Clarence Karella (tuba) Harry Klee (alto saxophone, alto flute, piccolo) Ronny Lang (alto saxophone, flute) Gene Cipriano, Dave Pell (tenor saxophone) Chuck Gentry (baritone saxophone) Larry Bunker (vibraphone, xylophone, percussion, timpani) Russ Freeman (piano) Howard Roberts (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Pete Rugolo (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, July 9, 1956
13626Later Team
13627Dream Of You
13628Once In A While
13629Fawncy Meeting You
Ray Linn (trumpet) replaces Childers
Los Angeles, CA, July 10, 1956
13633For Hi-Fi Bugs (Stereo Space Man)
13635These Foolish Things
Don Fagerquist (trumpet) replaces Paladino
Los Angeles, CA, July 11, 1956
13639Oscar And Pete's Blues
13645Snowfall

MG 36083   Roy Haynes/Quincy Jones - Jazz Abroad

Art Farmer (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Ake Persson (trombone) Arne Domnerus (alto saxophone, clarinet) Lars Gullin (baritone saxophone) Bengt Hallberg (piano) Simon Brehm (bass) Alan Dawson (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger, director)
Stockholm, Sweden, November 10, 1953
mr560Pogo Stick
mr561Liza
mr562Jones Bones
mr563Sometimes I'm Happy
Ake Persson (trombone -1,2) Bjarne Nerem (tenor saxophone -1/3) Sahib Shihab as Ed Gregory (baritone, alto saxophone -1/3) Adrian Acea (piano) Joe Benjamin (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, October 3, 1954
1. mr757 | 11422Little Leona
2. mr758 | 11423Miss Mopsy
3. mr759 | 11424He's Gone Again
4. mr760 | 11425Hagnes
** also issued on Universal (J) UCCM 9108.

MG 36084   Roy Eldridge - Roy's Got Rhythm

Roy Eldridge (trumpet, vocals) Leppe Sundevall (bass trumpet -2/5) Carl-Henrik Norin (tenor saxophone -2/5) Charles Norman (piano) Thore Jederby (bass) Anders Burman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, January 20, 1951
1. mr184Echoes Of Harlem
2. mr185School Days
3. mr186Saturday Night Fish Fry, Part 1
4. mr187Saturday Night Fish Fry, Part 2
5. mr188The Heat's On
Roy Eldridge (trumpet, vocals) Leppe Sundevall (bass trumpet) Carl-Henrik Norin (tenor saxophone) Charles Norman (piano) Thore Jederby (bass) Anders Burman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, January 22, 1951
mr189No Rolling Blues
mr190They Raided The Joint
mr191Estrad Swing (Roy's Got Rhythm)
Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Ove Lind (clarinet) Charles Norman (harpsichord) Gunnar Almstedt (bass) Anders Burman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, January 29, 1951
mr212Noppin' John
mr213Scottie

MG 36085   Various Artists - The Young Ones Of Jazz

John Williams (piano) Bill Anthony (bass) Jack Edie (drums)
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, June 15, 1955
11834Okeefenokee Holiday
Ernie Royal (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) John Williams (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, August 12, 1955
11999Little Beaver
Nat Adderley (cornet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, September 6, 1955
W202Sun Dance
W206Little Joanie Walks
Hal McKusick, Sam Morowitz (alto saxophone) Frankie Socolow, Ed Wasserman (tenor saxophone) Al Epstein (baritone saxophone) Billy Triglia (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Jackie Paris (vocals) Manny Albam (arranger)
NYC, November 28, 1955
W329Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
Remeo Peque (flute, oboe, English horn, clarinet) Janet Putnam (harp) Billy Triglia (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Jackie Paris (vocals) unidentified strings, Manny Albam (arranger)
NYC, November 29, 1955
W332That Ole Devil Called Love
Clifford Brown (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, January 4, 1956
12421-4Gertrude's Bounce
Harvey Leonard (piano, celeste) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Ernie Furtado (bass) Ralph Pollack (drums) Morgana King (vocals)
probably NYC, January 25, 1956
W374Frankie And Johnny
Herbie Mann (flute) Joe Saye (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Sonny Payne (drums)
NYC, March 5, 1956
12584Moon Song
12585I'll Know

MG 36086   Various Artists - For Jazz Lovers

Erroll Garner (piano) Wyatt Ruther (bass) Eugene "Fats" Heard (drums)
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, July 27, 1954
10845Misty
Clifford Brown (trumpet) Richie Powell (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums) 6 violins, 2 violas, 1 cello, Neal Hefti (arranger, conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, January 18, 1955
11117-5What's New
Eddie Heywood (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Jimmy Crawford (drums)
NYC, July 15, 1955
11934Young At Heart
Sam Marowitz, Hal McKusick (alto saxophone) Ray Black, Frank Socolow (tenor saxophone) Al Epstein (baritone saxophone) Terry Gibbs (vibraphone) Terry Pollard (piano) Turk Van Lake (guitar) Herman Wright (bass) Jerry Segal (drums) Manny Albam (arranger, conductor)
NYC, October 19, 1955
12248Autumn Nocturne
Hank Jones (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Sol Gubin (drums) Helen Merrill (vocals) unidentified strings, Richard Hayman (arranger, conductor)
NYC, October 21, 1955
12255-3Lilac Wine
same personnel
NYC, October 22, 1955
12260-2End Of A Love Affair
Bernie Glow, Ernie Royal (trumpet) J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) Cannonball Adderley, Sam Marowitz (alto saxophone) Jerome Richardson (tenor saxophone, flute) Jimmy Jones (piano) Turk Van Lake (guitar) Joe Benjamin (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Sarah Vaughan (vocals) Ernie Wilkins (conductor)
NYC, October 25, 1955
12269It Shouldn't Happen To A Dream
same personnel
NYC, October 27, 1955
12280-3Over The Rainbow
Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) unidentified orchestra, Richard Hayman (director)
NYC, October 28, 1955
12283-3(I'm Afraid) The Masquerade Is Over
12286-6Lonely Dreams
Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) unknown (guitar) Keter Betts (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) unknown (bongos) Dinah Washington (vocals) nine strings section, four trombones section, Hal Mooney (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, November 10, 1955
12391-4Goodbye
Maynard Ferguson, Conrad Gozzo, Mannie Klein, Ray Linn (trumpet) Tommy Pederson, Frank Rosolino, Si Zentner (trombone) Herb Geller, Skeets Herfurt (alto saxophone) Georgie Auld, Babe Russin (tenor saxophone) Chuck Gentry (baritone saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Keter Betts (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals) Hal Mooney (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, November 11, 1955
12403-2More Than You Know

MG 36087   Various Artists - Today Is Bargain Day - A Collection Of All Star High Fidelity Recordings

Erroll Garner (piano) Wyatt Ruther (bass) Eugene "Fats" Heard (drums)
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, July 27, 1954
10844I Wanna Be A Rugcutter
Clifford Brown (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor saxophone) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 3, 1954
10860-10Sweet Clifford
Clifford Brown (trumpet) Herbie Mann (flute) Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Jones (piano) Joe Benjamin (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Sarah Vaughan (vocals)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, December 16, 1954
11078-7/9Lullaby Of Birdland (edited version)
Clark Terry (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Keter Betts (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals) Quincy Jones (conductor)
Capitol Studios, NYC, March 16, 1955
11407I Get A Kick Out Of You
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Maynard Ferguson (trumpet, bass trombone, valve trombone) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Herb Geller (alto saxophone) Georgie Auld (tenor saxophone) Bob Gordon (baritone saxophone) Ian Bernard (piano) Red Callender (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Bill Holman (arranger)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, April 25, 1955
11532Finger Snapper
11533Autumn Leaves
Nat Adderley (cornet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Jerome Richardson (tenor saxophone, flute) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) John Williams (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger)
NYC, July 29, 1955
11961Cannonball
Terry Gibbs (vibraphone) Terry Pollard (piano) Herman Wright (bass) Nils-Bertil Dahlander (drums)
NYC, September 14, 1955
12028King City Stomp
Jon Eardley (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone) Peck Morrison (bass) Dave Bailey (drums)
NYC, September 21, 1955
12045-7Mud Bug
Maynard Ferguson, Conrad Gozzo, Mannie Klein, Ray Linn (trumpet) Skeets Herfurt, Tommy Pederson, Frank Rosolino, Si Zentner (trombone) Willie Schwartz (alto saxophone) Georgie Auld, Ted Nash, Babe Russin (tenor saxophone) Chuck Gentry (baritone saxophone) Arnold Ross (piano) Al Hendrickson or Barney Kessel (guitar) Joe Mondragon or Joe Comfort (bass) Alvin Stoller or Irv Kottler (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 11, 1955
12408Swingin' In The Moore Park
The Blue Stars (vocal group) and others
Paris, France, May, 1956
13723 | 31498Jumpin' At The Woodside

MG 36088   Various Artists - The Greatest Stars Of Jazz Under One Roof

Jon Eardley (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone) Peck Morrison (bass) Dave Bailey (drums)
NYC, October 22, 1955
12060-5Westward Walk (Westwood Walk)
Hal McKusick, Sam Morowitz (alto saxophone) Frankie Socolow, Ed Wasserman (tenor saxophone) Al Epstein (baritone saxophone) Billy Triglia (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Jackie Paris (vocals) Manny Albam (arranger)
NYC, November 28, 1955
W330Indiana
Jon Eardley (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone) Bill Crow (bass) Dave Bailey (drums)
NYC, January 25, 1956
12429-17Ain't It The Truth
Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Junior Mance (piano) Dinah Washington (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Hal Mooney (arranger, conductor)
NYC, April 24, 1956
12879Our Love Is Here To Stay
Pete Candoli, Maynard Ferguson, Ray Linn, Don Paladino (trumpet) Milt Bernhart, Herbie Harper, Frank Rosolino (trombone) George Roberts (bass trombone) John Cave, Vince DeRosa (French horn) Clarence Karella (tuba) Harry Klee (alto saxophone, alto flute, piccolo) Ronny Lang (alto saxophone, flute) Gene Cipriano, Dave Pell (tenor saxophone) Chuck Gentry (baritone saxophone) Larry Bunker (vibraphone, xylophone, percussion, timpani) Russ Freeman (piano) Howard Roberts (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Pete Rugolo (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, July 10, 1956
13633For Hi-Fi Bugs (Stereo Space Man)

MG 36089   Sarah Vaughan - Sassy

no details

MG 36090   Georgie Auld - Dancing In The Land Of Hi-Fi

no details

MG 36091   Introducing Nat Adderley

Nat Adderley (cornet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, September 6, 1955
W201Fort Lauderdale
W202Sun Dance
W203Friday Nite
W204Blues For Bohemia
W205Watermelon
W206Little Joanie Walks
W207Two Brothers
W208I Should Care
W209Crazy Baby
W210New Arrivals
** reissue of Wing MGW 60000.

MG 36092   Paul Bley

Paul Bley (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Al Levitt (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, February 3, 1954
10303 | W241Drum One
10304 | W237Autumn Breeze
Paul Bley (piano) Peter Ind (bass) Al Levitt (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, August 26, 1954
W233Topsy
W234 | 10863My Heart
W235 | 10922That Old Feeling
W236 | 10918There'll Never Be Another You
W239 | 10930My Old Flame
same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, August 30, 1954
W238 | 11058I Want To Be Happy
W240 | 10925Time On My Hands
W242 | 10931This Can't Be Love
W243 | 10929My One And Only (What Am I Gonna Do)
W244 | 1110652nd Street Theme
** reissue of Wing MGW 60001.

MG 36093   Various Artists - The Jazz School

Clark Terry (trumpet) Porter Kilbert (alto saxophone) Paul Gonsalves (tenor saxophone) Junior Mance (piano) Chubby Jackson (bass) Eugene Miller (drums)
maybe Chicago, IL, February 6, 1954
W250 | 10359It Don't Mean A Thing
W251Take Nine
W252Everything Happens To Me
W253 | 10358Don't Blame Me
Don Joseph (cornet) Milt Gold (trombone) Al Cohn (tenor saxophone) John Williams (piano) Teddy Kotick (bass) Art Mardigan (drums)
NYC, May 20, 1954
W245 | 10553I've Found A New Baby
W246 | 10551Moroccan Blues
W247 | 10550Old Gold
W248 | 10552Golden Touch
Joe Gordon (trumpet) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Junior Mance (piano) Jimmy Schenck (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, September 3, 1954
W249 | 10954Evening Lights
same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, September 8, 1954
W254 | 10951Body And Soul
** reissue of Wing MGW 60002.

MG 36094   Freddie Slack - Boogie Woogie On The 88

Shorty Sherock (trumpet -1,3,4) Herbie Harper (trombone -1,3,4) Justin Gordon (tenor saxophone -1,3,4) Bob Poland (baritone saxophone -1,3,4) Freddie Slack (piano, arranger -1, piano, vocals -2,4, piano -3) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Morty Corb (bass) Jack Sperling (drums) Thelma Gracen (vocals -1,3) Benny Carter (arranger -3,4)
Los Angeles, CA, August 25, 1955
1. W217 | 12012Cow Cow Boogie
2. W218 | 12013Down The Road A Piece
3. W219 | 12014Between 18th And 19th On Chestnut Street
4. W220 | 12015Rhum Boogie
Freddie Slack (piano -1,2, piano, vocals -3,4) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Morty Corb (bass) Jack Sperling (drums) Thelma Gracen (vocals -4)
Los Angeles, CA, August 26, 1955
1. W221 | 12024Humoresquire
2. W222 | 12025After Sours
3. W223 | 12026Pig Foot Pete
4. W224 | 12027Beat Me Daddy Eight To The Bar
Shorty Sharlock (trumpet) Herbie Harper (trombone) Justin Gordon (tenor saxophone) Bob Poland (baritone saxophone) Freddie Slack (piano) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Morty Corb (bass) Alvin Stroller (drums) Benny Carter (arranger)
Los Angeles, CA, 1955
W229Rockin' The Boogie
Freddie Slack (piano) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Morty Corb (bass) Alvin Stroller (drums)
W230Beating With Chopsticks
W231Rain Drops
W232Bolero
** reissue of Wing MGW 60003.

MG 36095   Songs By Jackie Paris (not released?)

Hal McKusick, Sam Morowitz (alto saxophone) Frankie Socolow, Ed Wasserman (tenor saxophone) Al Epstein (baritone saxophone) Billy Triglia (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Jackie Paris (vocals) Manny Albam (arranger)
NYC, November 28, 1955
W328There Will Never Be Another You
W329Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
W330Indiana
Remeo Peque (flute, oboe, English horn, clarinet) Janet Putnam (harp) Billy Triglia (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Jackie Paris (vocals) unidentified strings, Manny Albam (arranger)
NYC, November 29, 1955
W332That Ole Devil Called Love
W333I Can't Get Started
W334Goodnight My Love
W335Strange
same personnel
NYC, November 30, 1955
W336Heart Of Gold
W337Cloudy Morning
W338Heaven Can Wait
W339Whispering Grass Don't Tell The Trees
** transfered to Wing MGW 60004.

MG 36096   Thelma Gracen

Quen Anderson (trombone) Georgie Auld (tenor saxophone) Lou Levy (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Joe Comfort (bass) Sid Bulkin (drums) Thelma Gracen (vocals)
Hollywood, CA, November 9, 1955
W361 | 12383I'm Yours
W362 | 12384People Will Say We're In Love
W363 | 12385More Than You Know
W364 | 12386Let There Be Love
same personnel
Hollywood, CA, November 10, 1955
W365 | 12379I'll Remember April
W366 | 12380Out Of Nowhere
W367 | 12381Solitude
W368 | 12382Just You, Just Me
W369 | 12397I'll Get By
W370 | 12398Night And Day
W371 | 12399I'll Never Be The Same
W372 | 12400Tea For Two
** reissue of Wing MGW 60005.

MG 36097   Bill Harris - Stompin' At The Savoy

Bill Harris (guitar)
NYC, June 26, 1956
13575Moonglow
13576Out Of Nowhere
13577Perdido
same personnel
NYC, 1956
13438I Can't Get Started
13441Lover
13442Cherokee
13443Dreaming
13444Ethyl
13446Ivanhoe
13447Possessed
13448K.C. Shuffle
13449Stompin' At The Savoy

MG 36098   Max Roach + 4

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, September 17, 1956
13768Mr. X
13769Body And Soul
13770-4Just One Of Those Things
same personnel
NYC, September 19, 1956
13764-6Ezz-Thetic
13766Woody'n You
13767Dr. Free-Zee
** originally intended as EmArcy SR 80001.
** also issued on EmArcy (J) 195J-39 entitled "Max Roach + 4 & More".

MG 36099   Jorgen Ryg Jazz Quartet

Jorgen Ryg (trumpet) Jorgen Lausen (piano) Erik Moseholm (bass) William Schiopffe (drums)
Copenhagen, Denmark, September, 1954
W395I Didn't Know
W396Chloe
W397Gillchrist
W398Ain't Misbehavin'
same personnel
Copenhagen, Denmark, March 21, 1955
W399Serenade T.D.P.J.I.H.M.
W402Les Feuilles Mortes (Autumn Leaves)
same personnel
Copenhagen, Denmark, March 22, 1955
W400Love Is Here To Stay
W401Orangutango
Atli Bjorn (piano) replaces Lausen
Copenhagen, Denmark, November 1, 1955
W403Polka Dots And Moonbeams
W404El Domingo
W405Mean To Me
W406Whispering