Mercury Records Catalog: EP 3200/3300 series

Mercury EP 3200 series (7 inch EP)

EP 1-3205   Dinah Washington - Blues In Fashion

unknown (trumpet) unknown (alto sax) Wardell Gray, unknown, Ben Webster (tenor sax) unknown (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) unknown (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, January 18, 1952
4733-4Trouble In Mind
Clark Terry (trumpet) Russell Procope (alto sax, clarinet) Paul Gonsalves (tenor sax) Beryl Booker (piano) unknown (guitar) Keter Betts (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals)
Chicago, IL, summer 1952
9247-4My Song
9248-6Half As Much
Paul Quinichette (tenor sax) possibly Wynton Kelly (piano) Jackie Davis (organ) Keter Betts (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Candido (bongos) Dinah Washington (vocals) unidentified brass
NYC, June 10, 1953
9793-1Feel Like I Wanna Cry

EP 1-3207   Dinah Washington - The Blues

unknown (clarinet) unknown (piano) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals)
NYC, July 1, 1948
1785-1Long John Blues
Willie Cook or Elmon Wright (trumpet) Matthew Gee or Charles Greenlea (trombone) John Coltrane, Jimmy Heath (tenor sax) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) John Acea (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Teddy Stewart (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals)
NYC, September 27, 1949
2999-3The Richest Guy In The Graveyard
Paul Quinichette (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Keter Betts (bass) Jimmy Cobb or Gus Johnson (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals) unidentified brass, Nook Shrier (conductor)
NYC, September 24, 1951
4223-1New Blow-Top Blues
unknown (trumpet) unknown (alto sax) Wardell Gray, unknown, Ben Webster (tenor sax) unknown (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) unknown (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, January 18, 1952
4733-4Trouble In Mind

EP 1-3210   The Gaylords - ???

no details

EP 1-3211   Xavier Cugat And His Orchestra (no details)

Diablito, Abbe Lane (vocals -3) Xavier Cugat And His Orchestra
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1952
1. 4785My Shawl
2. 4786Yours (Quiereme Mucho)
3. 4792A Gay Ranchero

EP 1-3214   Georgia Gibbs

no details

EP 1-3219   Billy Williams Quartet (no details)

Billy Williams (vocals) and others
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1953
10087I've Got An Invitation To A Dance
10088I'll Close My Eyes To The Rest Of The World
10089If I Never Get To Heaven
10090Ask Me No Questions

EP 1-3220   Jan August - ???

no details

EP 1-3227   The Harmonicats - Harmonica Hits

no details

EP 1-3231   Dinah Washington - no details

unknown (trumpet) unknown (alto sax) Wardell Gray, unknown, Ben Webster (tenor sax) unknown (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) unknown (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, January 18, 1952
4733-4Trouble In Mind
Paul Quinichette (tenor sax) possibly Wynton Kelly (piano) Jackie Davis (organ) Keter Betts (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Candido (bongos) Dinah Washington (vocals) unidentified brass
NYC, June 10, 1953
9793-1Feel Like I Wanna Cry

EP 1-3232   Sarah Vaughan - Imagination

Sarah Vaughan (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Richard Hayman (arranger, conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, February 10, 1954
10115-3My Funny Valentine
Sarah Vaughan (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Don Costa (conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, March 29, 1954
10283Imagination
10284It's Easy To Remember
10286Easy Come, Easy Go Lover

EP 1-3238   Basin Street Six (no details)

George Girard (trumpet) Joe Rotis (trombone) Pete Fountain (clarinet) Roy Zimmerman (piano) Bunny Franks (bass) Charlie Duke (drums)
Chicago, IL, September 19, 1951
4216Lazy River

EP 1-3241   Georgia Gibbs With Glenn Osser Orchestra (no details)

Georgia Gibbs (vocals) Fred Lowery (whistling) unidentified orchestra, Glenn Osser (conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1954
10434Whistle And I'll Dance
Buddy Weed (piano) Tony Mottola (guitar) Arnold Fishkind (bass) Jimmie Crawford (drums) Georgia Gibbs (vocals) Glen Osser (arranger, conductor)
NYC, 1956
13013The One I Love Belongs To Somebody Else

EP 1-3242   Georgia Gibbs

no details

EP 1-3243   Georgia Gibbs

Georgia Gibbs (vocals) unidentified orchestra
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1953
9578He's Funny That Way

EP 1-3245   Ethel Waters - A Collection Of Songs

Reginald Beane (piano) Ethel Waters (vocals)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1954
10437Paper Moon
10439Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man
10440Summertime
10442St. Louis Blues

EP 1-3246   Ethel Waters (no details)

Reginald Beane (piano) Ethel Waters (vocals): same session
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1954
10441Suppertime
10443Travelin' All Alone
10445Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child
10447Little Black Boy

EP 1-3250   Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra With Strings (no details)

Jerry Dittman, Warren Kime, Corny Panico, Art Schindelbeck (trumpet) Ralph Marterie (trumpet, conductor) Paul Crumbaugh, Jim George, Paul Severson, Bobby Speer (trombone) Len Gagliardi, Jack Gaylo (alto sax) Maury Lathowers, Kenny Mann (tenor sax) Charlie Spero (baritone sax, clarinet) Matt Alagna (piano) Johnny Bibb (guitar) Henry Poston (bass) Henry Riggs (drums) Lynn Burton (vocals -1) unidentified strings (-1,3,4) unidentified strings and chorus (-2)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, August, 1949
1. 3023Truly
2. 3029Danse Arabe
3. 3030For You
4. 3032Vilia

EP 1-3251   Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra With Strings (no details)

Jerry Dittman, Warren Kime, Corny Panico, Art Schindelbeck (trumpet) Ralph Marterie (trumpet, conductor) Paul Crumbaugh, Jim George, Paul Severson, Bobby Speer (trombone) Len Gagliardi, Jack Gaylo (alto sax) Maury Lathowers, Kenny Mann (tenor sax) Charlie Spero (baritone sax, clarinet) Matt Alagna (piano) Johnny Bibb (guitar) Henry Poston (bass) Henry Riggs (drums) unidentified strings (-1/3) unidentified strings and female vocals (-4)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, August, 1949
1. 3019Yesterdays
2. 3021-2Sweet And Lovely
3. 3028On Green Dolphin Street
4. 3033Anniversary Song

EP 1-3261   The Crew Cuts - Crazy 'Bout Ya Baby

no details

EP 1-3262   Patti Page - Tops In Pops - Swinging With Patti

no details

EP 1-3264   The Gaylords Sing

no details

EP 1-3265   Georgia Gibbs - The Man That Got Away

Georgia Gibbs (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Glenn Osser (conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1954
10436How Did He Look
10480The Man That Got Away
10481Baby, Won't You Please Come Home
Georgia Gibbs (vocals) unidentified orchestra
1954
10463I'll Be Seeing You

EP 1-3266   Georgia Gibbs With Glenn Osser Orchestra (no details)

Georgia Gibbs (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Glenn Osser (conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1954
10482After You've Gone
Georgia Gibbs (vocals) unidentified orchestra
1954
10462All Alone
10464What'll I Do
10465It's The Talk Of The Town

EP 1-3267   Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra (no details)

Larry Brooks, Rudy Scaffadi, Marvine Simon (trumpet) Ralph Marterie (trumpet, leader) Larry Ransom, Paul Severson, Bobby Speer (trombone) Jack Gaylo, Yano Sparo (alto sax) Kenny Mann, Larry Regan (tenor sax) Charlie Spero (baritone sax, clarinet) Matt Alagna (piano) Henry Poston (bass) Henry Riggs (drums) unidentified strings
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, May, 1954
10667My Old Flame
10668Remember
10669Lights Out
Larry Brooks, Rudy Scaffadi, Marvin Simon (trumpet) Ralph Marterie (trumpet, conductor) Larry Ransom, Paul Severson, Bobby Speer (trombone) Jack Gaylo, Yano Spano (alto sax) Kenny Mann, Larry Regan (tenor sax) Charlie Spero (baritone sax, clarinet) Matt Alagna (piano) Henry Poston (bass) Henry Riggs (drums)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, June, 1954
10702Goodbye

EP 1-3268   Ralph Marterie - In The Mood For Love

Larry Brooks, Rudy Scaffadi, Marvin Simon (trumpet) Ralph Marterie (trumpet, conductor) Larry Ransom, Paul Severson, Bobby Speer (trombone) Jack Gaylo, Yano Spano (alto sax) Kenny Mann, Larry Regan (tenor sax) Charlie Spero (baritone sax, clarinet) Matt Alagna (piano) Henry Poston (bass) Henry Riggs (drums): same session
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, June, 1954
10703Can't We Talk It Over
10704I'm In The Mood For Love
10705I'm Through With Love
10721Two Sleepy People

EP 1-3269   Ralph Marterie - Lost In Loveliness

Larry Brooks, Rudy Scaffadi, Marvin Simon (trumpet) Ralph Marterie (trumpet, conductor) Larry Ransom, Paul Severson, Bobby Speer (trombone) Jack Gaylo, Yano Spano (alto sax) Kenny Mann, Larry Regan (tenor sax) Charlie Spero (baritone sax, clarinet) Matt Alagna (piano) Henry Poston (bass) Henry Riggs (drums): same session
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, June, 1954
10722Adios
10723Lost In Loveliness
10724The Things I Love
10725Sleepy Lagoon

EP 1-3270   Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra (no details)

Larry Brooks, Corny Panico, Bobby Sutherland, Ron Walters (trumpet) Ralph Marterie (trumpet, conductor) Larry Ransom, Paul Severson, Bobby Speer (trombone) Jack Gaylo, Yano Spano (alto sax) Kenny Mann, Larry Regan (tenor sax) Charlie Spero (baritone sax, clarinet) Matt Alagna (piano) Henry Poston (bass) Henry Riggs (drums)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1953
10172Take The "A" Train
10173Bumble Boogie
same personnel
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, January, 1954
10222Dry Marterie
Larry Brooks, Rudy Scaffadi, Marvin Simon (trumpet) Ralph Marterie (trumpet, conductor) Larry Ransom, Paul Severson, Bobby Speer (trombone) Jack Gaylo, Yano Spano (alto sax) Kenny Mann, Larry Regan (tenor sax) Charlie Spero (baritone sax, clarinet) Matt Alagna (piano) Henry Poston (bass) Henry Riggs (drums)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, June, 1954
10829Chicken Boogie

EP 1-3271   Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra (no details)

Larry Brooks, Corny Panico, Bobby Sutherland, Ron Walters (trumpet) Ralph Marterie (trumpet, conductor) Larry Ransom, Paul Severson, Bobby Speer (trombone) Jack Gaylo, Yano Spano (alto sax) Kenny Mann, Larry Regan (tenor sax) Charlie Spero (baritone sax, clarinet) Matt Alagna (piano) Henry Poston (bass) Henry Riggs (drums)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1953
10169Moonlight In Vermont
10174Love Theme From "The Glenn Miller Story"
same personnel
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, January, 1954
10220Purple Shades
10221Deep Forest

EP 1-3272   Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra (no details)

Larry Brooks, Corny Panico, Bobby Sutherland, Ron Walters (trumpet) Ralph Marterie (trumpet, conductor) Larry Ransom, Paul Severson, Bobby Speer (trombone) Jack Gaylo, Yano Spano (alto sax) Kenny Mann, Larry Regan (tenor sax) Charlie Spero (baritone sax, clarinet) Matt Alagna (piano) Henry Poston (bass) Henry Riggs (drums): same personnel
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1953
10170Pennsylvania Turnpike
10171Oye Negra
10175The Creep
same personnel
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, January, 1954
10223Detour

EP 1-3274   The Crew Cuts - ???

no details

EP 1-3275   The Crew Cuts - 3 Cheers For The Crewcuts

no details

EP 1-3276   Erroll Garner - Mambo Garner

Erroll Garner (piano) Wyatt Ruther (bass) Eugene "Fats" Heard (drums) Candido (congas)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, July, 1954
10837Mambo Garner
10839Sweet Sue

EP 1-3277   Erroll Garner - Mambo Moves Garner

Erroll Garner (piano) Wyatt Ruther (bass) Eugene "Fats" Heard (drums) Candido (congas): same session
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, July, 1954
10832-3That Old Black Magic
10833Russian Lullaby
10835-3Night And Day
10838Mambo Nights

EP 1-3278   Erroll Garner - Mambo A La Garner

Erroll Garner (piano) Wyatt Ruther (bass) Eugene "Fats" Heard (drums) Candido (congas): same session
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, July, 1954
10834Begin The Beguine
10836Mambo Blues
10840Cherokee

EP 1-3287   Sarah Vaughan - Tops In Pops - Song Smoothies

Sarah Vaughan (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Hugo Peretti (conductor)
NYC, July 16, 1954
10587Old Devil Moon
10589Saturday
same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, September 24, 1954
10744Idle Gossip
10745Make Yourself Comfortable

EP 1-3288   The Gaylords - Tops In Pops - Song Clicks

no details

EP 1-3289   Ralph Marterie - Tops In Pops - Pop Favorites

Larry Brooks, Rudy Scaffadi, Marvin Simon (trumpet) Ralph Marterie (trumpet, conductor) Larry Ransom, Paul Severson, Bobby Speer (trombone) Jack Gaylo, Yano Spano (alto sax) Kenny Mann, Larry Regan (tenor sax) Charlie Spero (baritone sax, clarinet) Matt Alagna (piano) Henry Poston (bass) Henry Riggs (drums) unknown (vocal group -2)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, June, 1954
1. 10828Skokiaan
2. 10830Crazy 'Bout Lollypop
Larry Brooks, Rudy Scaffadi, Marvin Simon (trumpet) Ralph Marterie (trumpet, conductor) Larry Ransom, Paul Severson, Bobby Speer (trombone) Jack Gaylo, Yano Spano (alto sax) Kenny Mann, Larry Regan (tenor sax) Charlie Spero (baritone sax, clarinet) Matt Alagna (piano) Henry Poston (bass) Henry Riggs (drums) The Smarty Airs (vocal group -2)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, September, 1954
1. 11035-2Bongo Guitar (Oye Negra)
2. 11037-2Kiss Crazy Baby

EP 1-3290   The Crew Cuts - Top Pops

no details

EP 1-3291   David Carroll - Tops In Pops - Pop Selections

no details

EP 1-3293   Pretty Kitty Kallen Sings

no details

EP 1-3294   The Favorites Of Kitty Kallen

no details

EP 1-3295   Songs By Anna Maria Alberghetti

no details

Mercury EP 3300 series (7 inch EP)

EP 1-3304   Sarah Vaughan - The Devine Sarah Sings

Sarah Vaughan (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Hugo Peretti (conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, October 20 & 21, 1954
10800-1It's Magic
same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, November 12, 1954
10814-3The Touch Of Your Lips
10815-5'S Wonderful
10816-1Tenderly

EP 1-3305   Songs By Sarah Vaughan

Sarah Vaughan (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Hugo Peretti (conductor): same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, October 20 & 21, 1954
10795-1I'm In The Mood For Love
10796-1I Don't Know Why
10798-4Let's Put Out The Lights
10801-1Honey

EP 1-3312   Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra (no details)

Buddy Morrow (trombone, leader) Dorothy Kay, Jerry Mercer (vocals) unidentified orchestra
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1954
11033Let's Do It

EP 1-3313   Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra (no details)

Buddy Morrow (trombone, leader) unidentified orchestra
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1954
11032Intermezzo
Buddy Morrow (trombone, leader) Jerry Mercer (vocals) unidentified orchestra
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1955
11185Blue Prelude
11186The Touch Of Your Lips
11187Body And Soul

EP 1-3314   Erroll Garner - Solitare

Erroll Garner (piano)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, March 14, 1955
11391I'll Never Smile Again
11397Then You've Never Been Blue

EP 1-3315   Erroll Garner - Solitare II

Erroll Garner (piano): same session
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, March 14, 1955
11387Solitaire
11395Talk Of The Town

EP 1-3316   Erroll Garner - Solitare III

Erroll Garner (piano): same session
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, March 14, 1955
11383A Cottage For Sale
11384That Old Feeling

EP 1-3317   Erroll Garner - Solitare IV

Erroll Garner (piano): same session
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, March 14, 1955
11385Over The Rainbow

EP 1-3321   Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra (no details)

Buddy Morrow (trombone, leader) Dorothy Kay, Jerry Mercer (vocals -3) unidentified orchestra
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1954
1. 11025My Melancholy Baby
2. 11032Intermezzo
3. 11033Let's Do It
Buddy Morrow (trombone, leader) Jerry Mercer (vocals) unidentified orchestra
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1955
11187Body And Soul

EP 1-3322   Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra (no details)

Buddy Morrow (trombone, leader) Jerry Mercer (vocals -1,2) unidentified orchestra
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1955
1. 11185Blue Prelude
2. 11186The Touch Of Your Lips
3. 11481September Song
4. 11489Something To Remember You By

EP 1-3323   Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra (no details)

Buddy Morrow (trombone, leader) unidentified orchestra
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1955
11480We'll Be Together Again
11482That Old Feeling
11483I Found A Million Dollar Baby
11488Too Marvelous For Words

EP 1-3324   Various Artists - From The New Broadway Musical "Damn Yankees"

no details

EP 1-3325   The Crew Cuts - Go Long Hair

no details

EP 1-3326   Longhair Swing With The Crew Cuts

no details

EP 1-3327   The Crew Cuts - Swing The Masters

no details

EP 1-3334   Red Prysock (no details)

Harold "Money" Johnson (trumpet) Red Prysock (tenor sax) Clarence Eugene Wright (baritone sax) Roland Johnson (vibes) Joe Oliver Blair (piano) Herbert Gordy (bass) Purnell Rice (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, January 12, 1955
11112Zonked
11114Rock 'N Roll
Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Red Prysock (tenor sax) Clarence Eugene Wright (baritone sax) Joe Oliver Blair (piano) Raymond Kitz (guitar) Herbert Gordy (bass) Purnell Rice (drums)
NYC, July 8, 1955
11911Alright, Okay, You Win
11915Hand Clappin'

EP 1-3335   Erroll Garner - Afternoon Of An Elf

Erroll Garner (piano)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, March 14, 1955
11386Afternoon Of An Elf
11400St. James Infirmary

EP 1-3336   The Platters

no details

EP 1-3337   Georgia Gibbs (no details)

Buddy Weed (piano) Tony Mottola (guitar) Arnold Fishkind (bass) Jimmie Crawford (drums) Georgia Gibbs (vocals) Glen Osser (arranger, conductor)
NYC, 1956
13014Comes Love
13015One For My Baby
13016Deed I Do
13033Let's Do It (, Let's Fall In Love)

EP 1-3342   Patti Page - Selection From Manhattan Tower

no details

EP 1-3343   The Platters, Vol. 1

no details

EP 1-3344   The Platters, Vol. 2

no details

EP 1-3346   Patti Page - More Selections From Manhattan Tower

no details

EP 1-3347   Sil Austin (no details)

Sil Austin (tenor sax) Doc Bagby (organ) Mickey Baker (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) James Crawford (drums)
NYC, October 15, 1956
14352Walkin' And Talkin'
14354Shufflin' Home
same personnel
NYC, October 19, 1956
14358Train Whistle
14359Pink Shade Of Blue

EP 1-3348   Sil Austin (no details)

Sil Austin (tenor sax) Doc Bagby (organ) Mickey Baker (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) James Crawford (drums): same personnel
NYC, October 15, 1956
14349Dogwood Junction
14351Oochie John
same personnel
NYC, October 19, 1956
14357'Bout Time
14361Birthday Party

EP 1-3349   Sil Austin (no details)

Sil Austin (tenor sax) Doc Bagby (organ) Mickey Baker (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) James Crawford (drums): same personnel
NYC, October 15, 1956
14350The Last Time
14353Fine Brown Frame
same personnel
NYC, October 19, 1956
14356A Mother's Child
14360One Plus Two Is Nine

EP 1-3350   Louis Jordan (no details)

Ernie Royal (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Louis Jordan (alto sax, vocals) Sam "The Man" Taylor (tenor sax) Budd Johnson (tenor, baritone sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger, director)
NYC, October 22, 1956
14366-2Caldonia
14368-4Is You Is Or Is You Ain't Ma Baby
14369-2Beware Brother Beware
Ernie Royal (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Louis Jordan (alto sax, vocals) Sam "The Man" Taylor (tenor sax) Budd Johnson (baritone sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Francisco "Chino" Pozo (bongos) Quincy Jones (arranger, director)
NYC, October 23, 1956
14375-6Run Joe

EP 1-3351   Dinah Washington (no details)

unknown (trumpet) unknown (trombone) Paul Quinichette, unknown (tenor sax) unknown (baritone sax) 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 sax) 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 sax) Georgie Auld, Babe Russin (tenor sax) Chuck Gentry (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Keter Betts (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals) Hal Mooney (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, November 12, 1955
12417-6Ill Wind
12419-4All Of Me

EP 1-3355   The Platters - ???

no details

EP 1-3356   The Diamonds - ???

no details

EP 1-3359   The Del Vikings - They Sing...They Swing, Vol. 1

Gus Backus, William Blakely, David Lerchey, Clarence Quick, Norman Wright (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Carl Stevens (conductor)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, May, 1957
15541Come Along With Me
15545(There'll Be Bluebirds Over) The White Cliffs Of Dover
same personnel
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, June, 1957
15565A Sunday Kind Of Love
15576Now Is The Hour

EP 1-3360   Billy Williams (no details)

Billy Williams (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Charles Sanford (conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, circa October, 1952
9283I Don't Know Why
Billy Williams (vocals) unidentified orchestra
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, circa May, 1953
9706This Side Of Heaven
9707You're The One For Me
Billy Williams (vocals) and others
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1953
10088I'll Close My Eyes To The Rest Of The World

EP 1-3361   Billy Eckstine - Sarah Vaughan (no details)

Harry Edison (trumpet) Billy Eckstine, Sarah Vaughan (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Hal Mooney (conductor)
NYC, April 25, 1957
15328Alexander's Ragtime Band
15329I've Got My Love To Kee Me Warm
15330You're Just In Love
15333Remember

EP 1-3362   The Del Vikings (no details)

Gus Backus, William Blakely, David Lerchey, Clarence Quick, Norman Wright (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Carl Stevens (conductor)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, May, 1957
15547Down In Bermuda
same personnel
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, June, 1957
15566I'm Sitting On The Top Of The World
15573Heart And Soul
15574My Foolish Heart

EP 1-3363   The Del Vikings (no details)

Gus Backus, William Blakely, David Lerchey, Clarence Quick, Norman Wright (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Carl Stevens (conductor): same personnel
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, May, 1957
15544Yours
same personnel
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, June, 1957
15567Is It Any Wonder
15568Somewhere Over The Rainbow
15569Summertime

EP 1-3364   Billy Williams (no details)

Billy Williams (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Glenn Osser (conductor)
1952
9146Who Knows
9149It's Best We Say Goodbye
Billy Williams (vocals) and others
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1953
10087I've Got An Invitation To A Dance
10090Ask Me No Questions

EP 1-3365   Billy Williams (no details)

Billy Williams (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Glenn Osser (conductor)
1952
9147Azure-Te
Billy Williams (vocals) unidentified orchestra
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, circa May, 1953
9708Cattle Call
9709A Smile For Suzette
Billy Williams (vocals) and others
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1953
10089If I Never Get To Heaven

EP 1-3366   Billy Eckstine - Sarah Vaughan (no details)

Harry Edison (trumpet) Billy Eckstine (vocals) Sarah Vaughan (vocals -1) unidentified orchestra, Hal Mooney (conductor)
NYC, April 24, 1957
1. 15318Isn't This A Lovely Day (To Be Caught In The Rain)
2. 15321The Girl That I Marry
3. 15322All Of My Life

EP 1-3367   The Diamonds

The Diamonds
unknown location, date
15770Sweet Wild Honey
15772Passion Flower
15789Daddy Cool
16007Silhouettes

EP 1-3370   Sarah Vaughan With Her Trio (no details)

Jimmy Jones (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Sarah Vaughan (vocals)
"Mister Kelly's", Chicago, IL, August 6, 1957
15740Willow Weep For Me
15743Thou Swell
15744Stairway To The Stars
15747How High The Moon

EP 1-3372   The Blue Stars (no details)

The Blue Stars (vocal group) and others
Paris, France, 1957
15694Bernie's Tune
15695Please Be Kind
15696I'll Remember April
15701Stardust

EP 1-3373   Gus Bivona And His Orchestra (no details)

John Best, Pete Candoli, Conrad Gozzo, Mannie Klein (trumpet) Joe Howard, Di Maio, Si Zentner (trombone) George Roberts (bass trombone) Gus Bivona (clarinet, alto sax) Mahlon Clark, Les Robinson (alto sax) Georgie Auld, Don Lodice (tenor sax) Pete Terry (baritone sax) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Vince Terry (guitar) Joe Mondragon or Mike Rubin (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Steve Allen (composer) Hank Mancini, Skip Martin (arranger)
Hollywood, CA, March 18, 1957
15179Mister Moon
15182You're The One For Me
same personnel
Hollywood, CA, March 19, 1957
15183Even Steven
same personnel
Hollywood, CA, March 20, 1957
15191Tonight

EP 1-3380   Sil Austin (no details)

Sil Austin (tenor sax) and others
NYC, April 15, 1957
15129Tell Your Story
same personnel
NYC, April 17, 1957
15134Locked Out
15135Everything's Shakin'
same personnel
NYC, May 14, 1957
15412Lifeguard

EP 1-3385   Buddy Johnson And His Orchestra (no details)

Gil Askey, Courtney Williams, Wallace Wilson, Andrew Wood (trumpet) Ed Burke, Slide Hampton, Haleen Rasheed (trombone) Harold Minerve, Teddy Small (alto sax) John Burdine, Purvis Henson (tenor sax) Maxwell Lucas (baritone sax) Buddy Johnson (piano) Chauncey "Lord" Westbrook (guitar) Leon Spann (bass) Emmanuel Simms (drums) Ella Johnson (vocals -2) The Bee Jays (vocal group -1)
NYC, January 3, 1957
1. 14483-4Oh! Baby Don't You Know
2. 14484You'd Better Believe Me
Courtney Williams (trumpet) Slide Hampton (trombone) Harold Minerve (alto sax) Purvis Henson (tenor sax) Maxwell Lucas (baritone sax) Buddy Johnson (piano) Chauncey "Lord" Westbrook (guitar) Leon Spann (bass) Emmanuel Simms (drums) Ella Johnson (vocals -2)
NYC, June 24, 1957
1. 15454-1Rockin' Time
2. 15455-8They Don't Want Me To Rock No More

EP 1-3387   The Del Vikings (no details)

Gus Backus, William Blakely, David Lerchey, Clarence Quick, Norman Wright (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Carl Stevens (conductor)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, June, 1957
15572The Bit Beat
15579What You Have Do To Me
Clarence Quick (vocals) The Del Vikings (vocal group) unidentified orchestra, Carl Stevens (conductor)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, maybe 1958
16300Oh Tonight
16301That's Why (I Love You So)

EP 1-3388   The Del Vikings (no details)

Gus Backus, William Blakely, David Lerchey, Clarence Quick, Norman Wright (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Carl Stevens (conductor)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, May, 1957
15543The Voodoo Man
same personnel
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, June, 1957
15577String Along
Clarence Quick (vocals) The Del Vikings (vocal group) unidentified orchestra
NYC, September 18, 1957
15927Nobody's Kisses But Yours
Clarence Quick (vocals) The Del Vikings (vocal group) unidentified orchestra, Carl Stevens (conductor)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, maybe 1958
16299Oh I Love You

EP 1-3389   The Del Vikings (no details)

Gus Backus, William Blakely, David Lerchey, Clarence Quick, Norman Wright (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Carl Stevens (conductor)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, June, 1957
15571I Need Your Kisses (Oh Baby)
15575There I Go (Falling In Love Again)
Clarence Quick (vocals) The Del Vikings (vocal group) unidentified orchestra
NYC, September 18, 1957
15929A Meeting Of The Eyes
Clarence Quick (vocals) The Del Vikings (vocal group) unidentified orchestra, Carl Stevens (conductor)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, maybe 1958
16297Friendly Moon

EP 1-3391   The Voxpoppers

no details

EP 1-3394   Brook Benton (no details)

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, Ray Ellis (arranger, conductor)
NYC, 1956
12634Endlessly
12636So Many Ways

EP 1-3397   Johnny Preston

Link Davis (sax) Big Bopper, Bill Hall, George Jones (Indian chants) Johnny Preston (vocals)
Gold Star Studio, Houston, TX, late 1958
19439My Heart Knows
19440Running Bear
Johnny Preston (vocals) and others
Owen Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN, March 14 & 15, 1960
19745Cradle Of Love
19748City Of Tears

EP 1-3398   Patti Page - ???

no details