Mercury Records Catalog: Wing 12000 series

Wing 12000 series (12 inch LP)

MGW 12000   Buddy Morrow - A Salute To The Fabulous Dorseys

Buddy Morrow (trombone, leader) unidentified orchestra
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1955
W175 | 11608Oh, Look At Me Now
W176 | 11609There Are Such Things
W177 | 11610Marcheta
W178 | 11611Once In A While
W179 | 11612This Love Of Mine
W180 | 11613You're A Sweetheart
W181 | 11614I'll Never Smile Again
same personnel
1955
W128On The Sunny Side Of The Street
W129The Breeze And I
W130Amapola
W153Maria Elena
W154Green Eyes
** also issued on Mercury MG 20204.

MGW 12001   Malcolm Lockyer - Seasons Of Love

no details
** also issued on Mercury MG 20205. Wing MGW 12109 entitled "Malcolm Lockyer".

MGW 12002   Emil Stern - Moods

Emil Stern (piano, arranger, conductor) unidentified orchestra
Paris, France, late 1954
W271Stardust
W272Out Of Nowhere
W273Time On My Hands
W274If I Had You
W275Our Love Is Here To Stay
W276The Nearness Of You
W277A Foggy Day
W278I Cover The Waterfront
same personnel
Paris, France, 1954
W320Embraceable You
W321I Surrender, Dear
W322Street Car
W323Love Walked In
** also issued on Mercury MG 20206 entitled "Moody".

MGW 12003   Tom Corley - Famous Operettas

no details
** also issued on Mercury MG 20207.

MGW 12004   Eddie Layton - Organ Moods In Hi-Fi

unknown (sax) Eddie Layton (organ) unknown (banjo) unknown (guitar) unknown (drums) unknown (percussion)
maybe 1955
W344Charmaine
W345Donkey Serenade
W346Stormy Weather
W347Banjo Medley: Oh Susanna / Swanee River
W348Poinciana
W349Heartaches
W350Song Of The Islands
W351The Hot Canary
W354Laura
W355Lullaby Of Broadway
W356The Stein Song
** also issued on Mercury MG 20208.

MGW 12005   Buddy Johnson - Rock 'N Roll

Willis Nelson, Frank Royal, Andrew Wood (trumpet) Steve Pulliam, Julius Watson (trombone) Harold Minerve (alto sax) Dave Van Dyke, Purvis Henson (tenor sax) Teddy Conyers (baritone sax) Buddy Johnson (piano) Chauncey "Lord" Westbrook (guitar) Leon Spann (bass) Emmanuel Simms (drums) Ella Johnson (vocals -1)
NYC, September, 1953
1. 9916-7I'm Just Your Fool
2. 9917-8A-12
Ricky Harper, Willis Nelson, Andrew Wood (trumpet) Steve Pulliam, Julius Watson (trombone) Harold Minerve (alto sax) Dave Van Dyke, Purvis Henson (tenor sax) Teddy Conyers (baritone sax) Buddy Johnson (piano) Chauncey "Lord" Westbrook (guitar) Leon Spann (bass) Emmanuel Simms (drums) Ella Johnson (vocals)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, May 19, 1954
10538-9Any Day Now
10539-8A Pretty Girl (A Cadillac And Some Money)
10540Ain't But One
Johnny Burdine (tenor sax) replaces Van Dyke
NYC, December 15, 1954
11074-8Crazy 'Bout A Saxophone
11076-9Gotta Go (Upside Your Head)
Andrew Wood (trumpet) Gil Askey (trumpet, vocals) Slide Hampton (trombone) Harold Minerve (alto sax) Johnny Burdine, Purvis Henson (tenor sax) Buddy Johnson (piano, vocals) Leon Spann (bass) Emmanuel Simms (drums)
NYC, August 15, 1955
11964-4It's Obdacious
Gil Askey, Raymond Orr, 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, vocals) Chauncey "Lord" Westbrook (guitar) Leon Spann (bass) Emmanuel Simms (drums) Ella Johnson (vocals -2,3) The Bee Jays (vocal group -3)
NYC, December 21, 1955
1. 12319Doot Doot Dow
2. 12320I Don't Want Nobody (To Have My Love But You)
3. 12322Bring It Home To Me
** also issued on Mercury MG 20209. Wing MGW 12111 entitled "Rock 'N Roll Stage Show".

MGW 12006   Buddy Morrow - Music For Dancing Feet

Buddy Morrow (trombone, leader) Bill Haverman or Dave McKenna (piano) Scott LaFaro or Chuck Sagle or Dave Poshonka (bass) Bob McKee (drums) unidentified orchestra
NYC, December 20, 1955
W341Georgia Bop Dance
Buddy Morrow (trombone, leader) unidentified orchestra
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1955
W173 | 11336So All Alone
W174 | 11337Ling Ting Tong
same personnel
1955
W155Scrub-A-Dub-Dub
same personnel
1955-1956
W452 | 17021Main Title From "The Man With The Golden Arm"
W454Ron's Folly
W455Who's Sorry Now
W456Muskrat Ramble
W457Carioca
W568Music For Happy Feet
W569Bone Dance
W570Buddy's Blues
** also issued on Mercury MG 20210.

MGW 12007   Red Prysock - Fruit Boots

Frank Galbraith (trumpet -1/3,5,6, trumpet, vocals -4) Dicky Wells (trombone) Joe Livramento (flute -5) Red Prysock (tenor sax -1/3,5,6, tenor sax, vocals -4) Clarence "Zack" Wright (baritone sax -1/3,5,6, baritone sax, vocals -4) Roland Johnson (vibes) Oliver Blair (piano) Herbert Gordy (bass) Jerome Potter (drums)
NYC, February 23, 1956
1. W486 | 12561The Shakers
2. W487 | 12562The Fox
3. W488 | 12583Lulu
4. W489 | 12564Rock And Roll Party
5. W490 | 12565Rock And Roll Mambo
6. W491 | 12566Rolling And Rocking
Frank Galbraith (trumpet) Dicky Wells (trombone) Red Prysock (tenor sax) Clarence "Zack" Wright (baritone sax) Roland Johnson (vibes) Oliver Blair (piano) Herbert Gordy (bass) Jerome Potter (drums)
NYC, February 28, 1956
W492 | 12567Let's Get It
W493 | 12568Red Rock
W494 | 12569What Next
W495 | 12570Red's Blues
W496 | 12571Fruit Boots
W497 | 12572Plaid Laces
** also issued on Mercury MG 20211.