Mercury Records Catalog: EP 4000/5000 series

Mercury EP 4000 series (7 inch EP)

EP 1-4006   Dinah Washington (no details)

Dinah Washington (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Hal Mooney (arranger, conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, November 2, 1954
11062-16Teach Me Tonight
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 11, 1955
11107-5That's All I Want From You
11108-15You Stay On My Mind

EP 1-4013   Georgia Gibbs With Glenn Osser Orchestra (no details)

Georgia Gibbs (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Glenn Osser (conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1954
10479Ev'ry Road Must Have A Turning

EP 1-4015   Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra (no details)

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)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, October, 1954
11256Cherry Pink And Apple Blossom White
11257Darling, Je Vous Aime Beaucoup
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, Bill Walters (tenor sax) Johnny Alberding (baritone sax) Matt Alagna (piano) Henry Poston (bass) Henry Riggs (drums)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, December, 1954
11317Bernie's Tune

EP 1-4017   Sarah Vaughan (no details)

Sarah Vaughan (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Hugo Peretti (conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, October 20 & 21, 1954
10794Oh Yeah
10799Waltzing Down The Aisle
same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, November 12, 1954
10811How Important Can It Be

EP 1-4020   Red Prysock And His Orchestra (no details)

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
11915Hand Clappin'

EP 1-4023   Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra (no details)

Ralph Marterie (trumpet, leader) Gus Bivona (alto sax) The Nuggets (vocal group) unidentified orchestra
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, February, 1956
12799-3Moonglow And Theme From Picnic

EP 1-4025   Eddie Heywood Trio (no details)

Eddie Heywood (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Jimmy Crawford (drums)
NYC, July 20, 1955
11954Soft Summer Breeze

EP 1-4031   Brook Benton With Ray Ellis Orchestra (no details)

Brook Benton (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Ray Ellis (arranger, conductor)
NYC, 1956
12634Endlessly

EP 1-4033   Brook Benton With Ray Ellis Orchestra (no details)

Brook Benton (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Ray Ellis (arranger, conductor): same session
NYC, 1956
12636So Many Ways
Brook Benton (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Belford Hendricks (arranger, conductor)
NYC, June, 1959
18697The Same One

EP 1-4034   Lester Flatt And Earl Scruggs And The Foggy Mountain Boys (no details)

Benny Sims (fiddle) Curly Seckler (mandolin, vocals -1, mandolin -2) Earl Scruggs (banjo, guitar -1, banjo -2) Lester Flatt (guitar, vocals) Howard Watts (bass)
Cincinnati, OH, December 11, 1949
1. 2662I'll Never Shed Another Tear
2. 2665Foggy Mountain Breakdown

EP 1-4040   Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra (no details)

Walt Stewart (trumpet) Buddy Morrow (trombone, leader) Dick Johnson (alto sax) Scott LaFaro (bass) unidentified orchestra
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1956
14582With A Song In My Heart
Buddy Morrow (trombone, director) Dick Johnson (alto sax -3) unknown (piano) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) 3 trombones, 4 trumpets, 5 reeds
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1957
1. 15227Night Train
2. 15228One Mint Julep
3. 15229Hey! Mrs. Jones