Mercury Records Catalog: EmArcy MGE/SRE series

EmArcy MGE 26000 series (12 inch LP)

MGE 26001   Johnny Griffin - Night Lady

Johnny Griffin (tenor sax, arranger) Francy Boland (piano) Jimmy Woode (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Cologne, West Germany, February 13, 1964
2-35491Scrabble
2-35492Summertime
2-35493Old Stuff
2-35494Night Lady
2-35495Little Man You've Had A Busy Day
2-35496All The Things You Are
** reissue of Philips (G) 840 447 PY.

MGE 26002   Various Artists - International Jazz Workshop

Benny Bailey, Donald Byrd, Jon Eardley, Johnny Renard, Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Albert Mangelsdorff, Nat Peck, Ake Persson, Eje Thelin (trombone) Johnny Scott (alto sax, flute, clarinet) Klaus Doldinger, Johnny Griffin, Rolf Kuhn (tenor sax) Sahib Shihab (baritone sax, flute) Ingfried Hoffman (organ) Pierre Cavalli (guitar) Egil Johansen (drums) Hans Gertberg (producer)
"Ruhr Festival Of Art And Music", Recklinghausen, West Germany, June 26, 1964
35497Knoedel-Walzer
35498Blazy Bones Revisited
35499Concerto For Benjamin And Jonathan
36500Waltz Of The Jive Cats
36501Hip-Hit
36502Revelation
36503Conversation
36504The Jamf's Are Coming
** reissue of Philips 48095 entitled "International Jazz Workshop: Ruhr Festival 1964".

MGE 26003   Jimmy Cleveland - Rhythm Crazy

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'
** originally intended as EmArcy MG 36160; Mercury MG 20450, SR 60135.
** also issued on EmArcy SRE 66003.

MGE 26004   Django Reinhardt - Le Jazz Hot!

no details
** also issued on EmArcy SRE 66004.

MGE 26005   Art Hodes/Truck Parham - Plain Old Blues

Art Hodes (piano) Truck Parham (bass)
Chicago, IL, May, 1962
24776Randolph St. Blues
24777The Chimes Blues
24778Mister Blues
24779Basin Street Blues
24780By A And T
24781Buddy Bolden's Blues
24782Call To Attention
24783Washboard Blues
24784Royal Garden Blues
24785Snowy Morning Blues
24786Pine Top's Blues
** also issued on EmArcy SRE 66005.

MGE 26006   Buddy Rich - The Driver

Irving "Marky" Markowitz (trumpet) Willie Dennis (trombone) Seldon Powell (tenor sax) Mike Mainieri (vibes) Dave McKenna (piano) Earl May (bass) Buddy Rich (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger)
Fine Recording, NYC, April 7 & 8, 1960
19886Bloody Mary
19889Straight, No Chaser
19890Night In Tunisia
19891Miss Bessie's Cookin'
19893Big Leg Mary
19894A Swingin' Serenade
19895Brainwashed
** originally intended as Mercury MG 20595, SR 60254.
** also issued on EmArcy SRE 66006.

MGE 26008   Stuff Smith - Swingin' Stuff

Stuff Smith (violin) Kenny Drew (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Alex Riel (drums)
"Jazzhus Montmartre", Copenhagen, Denmark, March 23, 1965
37299Bungle Blues (aka Bugle Blues)
37300Only Time Will Tell
37301Old Stinkin' Blues
37302Mack The Knife
37303C Jam Blues
37304One O'Clock Jump
37305My Blue Heaven
37306Blues For Timme
37307Take The "A" Train
** also issued on EmArcy SRE 66008.

MGE 26009   Klaus Doldinger/Attila Zoller - Doldinger In South America

Klaus Doldinger (tenor, soprano sax) Ingfried Hoffman (piano, organ) Attila Zoller (guitar) Peter Trunk (bass) Cees See (drums, percussion)
Hamburg, Germany, 1965
1-36606Fiesta
1-36607Viva Brazilla
1-36608Insensatez
1-36609Subo
1-36610Malaguene
1-36611Negra Sin Sandalia
1-36612Recado
1-36613Argentinia
1-36614Guarachi Guaro
1-36615Praeludium, No. 3
** reissue of Philips (G) 843 728 PY entitled "Klaus Doldinger - Doldinger In Sud Amerika".

MGE 26010   Lester Young - Pres At His Very Best - Swinging Sounds Of The 40's

Lester Young (tenor sax) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Slam Stewart (bass) Sid Catlett (drums)
NYC, December 28, 1943
HL1-1Just You, Just Me
HL1-2-
HL2-1I Never Knew
HL2-2-
HL3-1Afternoon Of A Basie-Ite
HL3-2-
HL4-2Sometimes I'm Happy
Buck Clayton (trumpet -1,2,4,5) Dicky Wells (trombone -1,2,4,5) Lester Young (tenor sax) Count Basie (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Rodney Richardson (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, March 22, 1944
1. HL21-2After Theatre Jump
2. HL22-3Six Cats And A Prince
3. HL23-1Lester Leaps Again (aka Lester Leaps In)
4. HL24-1Destination K.C.
5. HL24-2-
** also issued on EmArcy SRE 66010.

MGE 26011   Coleman Hawkins And The Trumpet Kings

Buck Clayton (trumpet) Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Teddy Wilson (piano) Slam Stewart (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, October 17, 1944
HL64-3I'm Yours
HL65-1Under A Blanket Of Blue
HL66-2Beyond The Blue Horizon
HL67-4A Shanty In Old Shanty Town
Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Teddy Wilson (piano) Billy Taylor (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, October 18, 1944
HL68-2My Man
HL69-1El Salon De Gutbucket
HL70-1Embraceable You
** also issued on EmArcy SRE 66011.

MGE 26012   Red Rodney's Beboppers

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Ralph Burns (piano) Billy Bauer (guitar) Chubby Jackson (bass) Dave Tough (drums)
NYC, January 10, 1945
HL76Northwest Passage
HL77Cryin' Sands
Pete Candoli (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Ralph Burns (piano) Billy Bauer (guitar) Chubby Jackson (bass) Alvin Burroughs (drums)
Chicago, IL, April 5, 1945
D5CB322-1Characteristically, B.H.
D5CB323-1Mean To Me
D5CB324-1She's Funny That Way
Tony Aless (piano) Billy Bauer (guitar) Chubby Jackson (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
NYC, November 29, 1945
HL113-1Head Quarters
HL115-3Sam's Caravan
** also issued on EmArcy SRE 66012.

MGE 26013   Attila Zoller - The Horison Beyond

no details
** also issued on EmArcy SRE 66013.

MGE 26014   Gentleman June Gardner - Bustin' Out

George Davis (guitar) Walter Booker (bass) Gentleman June Gardner (drums) Wardell Quezergue (arranger) and others
May, 1965
E3650699 Plus 1
E36507Mustard Greens
same personnel
1966
38400Last Night
38401The Joker
38402Yesterday
38403It's Gonna Rain
38404Hang On Sloopy
38405One Mint Julep
38406Hot Seat
38407Later Baby
38408Hammerhead
** also issued on EmArcy SRE 66014.