Mercury Records Catalog: Wing 12200 series

Wing 12200 series (12 inch LP)

MGW 12202   Frankie Laine - That's My Desire

Mannie Klein (trumpet) Si Zentner (trombone) Don Bonnee (clarinet) Babe Russin (tenor sax) Carl Fischer (piano) George Van Eps (guitar) and others
Universal Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 27, 1946
479By The River Sainte Marie
480September In The Rain
481That's My Desire
Carl Fischer (piano) Perry Botkin (guitar) Artie Bernstein (bass) Lou Singer (drums, vibes) and others
Universal Studios, Los Angeles, CA, October 18, 1946
605-2Black And Blue
Frankie Laine (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Carl Fischer (conductor)
Los Angeles, CA?, November 8, 1947
1129Cherie I Love You
1132We'll Be Together Again
Carl Fischer (piano) Frankie Laine (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Harry Geller (conductor) and others
late 1947
1431May I Never Love Again +
1432'Til We Meet Again
Ziggy Elman, Zeke Zarchy (trumpet) Claude Lakey, Babe Russin, Willie Schwartz (sax) Carl Fischer (piano) Phil Stevens (bass) Lou Singer (drums) Frankie Laine (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, April 23, 1949
2740Georgia On My Mind
Carl Fischer (piano) Frankie Laine (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Harry Geller (conductor)
Los Angeles, CA?, June 9, 1949
2850Exactly Like You
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA?, June 14, 1949
2857You're Wonderful
Carl Fischer (piano) Frankie Laine (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Harry Geller (conductor) and others
June, 1950
3261Thanks For Your Kisses +
Frankie Laine (vocals) and others
1950
3377I'm In The Mood For Love
** reissue of Mercury MG 20080 + 2 bonus tracks.

MGW 12202 W   Frankie Laine (no details)

Frankie Laine (vocals) and others: same session
1950
3377I'm In The Mood For Love

MGW 12202-W   Frankie Laine - That's My Desire

Mannie Klein (trumpet) Si Zentner (trombone) Don Bonnee (clarinet) Babe Russin (tenor sax) Carl Fischer (piano) George Van Eps (guitar) and others
Universal Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 27, 1946
479By The River Sainte Marie
481That's My Desire
Carl Fischer (piano) Perry Botkin (guitar) Artie Bernstein (bass) Lou Singer (drums, vibes) and others
Universal Studios, Los Angeles, CA, October 18, 1946
605-2Black And Blue
Carl Fischer (piano) Frankie Laine (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Harry Geller (conductor) and others
late 1947
1431May I Never Love Again
Ziggy Elman, Zeke Zarchy (trumpet) Claude Lakey, Babe Russin, Willie Schwartz (sax) Carl Fischer (piano) Phil Stevens (bass) Lou Singer (drums) Frankie Laine (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, April 23, 1949
2740Georgia On My Mind
Carl Fischer (piano) Frankie Laine (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Harry Geller (conductor)
Los Angeles, CA?, June 9, 1949
2850Exactly Like You
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA?, June 14, 1949
2857You're Wonderful
** also issued on Wing SRW 16202-W.

MGW 12209   Glenn Osser - Be There At 5

Phil Kraus (vibes) Andy Ackers (piano) George Barnes (guitar) Jack Lesberg (bass) Jimmie Crawford (drums)
NYC, 1956
13878Out Of Nowhere
13879A Sinner Kissed An Angel
13880It All Depends On You
13882Little White Lies
13883Stars Fell On Alabama
13893P.S. I Love You
13894Louise
13895Polka Dots And Moonbeams
13896Don't Get Around Much Anymore
13898Ain't Misbehavin'

MGW 12211   Various Artists - Singin' And Swingin'

Sil Austin (tenor sax) Doc Bagby (organ) Mickey Baker (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) James Crawford (drums)
NYC, October 19, 1956
14361Birthday Party

MGW 12212   David Carroll And His Orchestra (no details)

The Jack Halloran Singers (vocal group -2) unidentified orchestra, David Carroll (leader, arranger, conductor)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1956
1. 13554Whispering
2. 13869By The Fountains Of Rome
The Noel Sisters (vocal group) unidentified orchestra, David Carroll (leader, arranger, conductor)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1957?
14837Li'l Steel Band
** also issued on Wing SRW 16212.

MGW 12213   Sophie Tucker - Cabaret Days

no details
** reissue of Mercury MG 20046.

MGW 12214   Lawrence Welk - Aragon Trianon Memories

no details
** also issued on Wing SRW 16214.

MGW 12215   Sophie Tucker - The Spice Of Life

no details
** reissue of Mercury MG 20126.

MGW 12217   The Original Twisters - Come On And Twist

no details
** also issued on Wing SRW 16217.

MGW 12219   Lou Stein Way

Mel Davis (trumpet) George Berg, Milt Yaner (sax) Lou Stein (upright piano) George Barnes (guitar, banjo) Sid Block (bass, tuba) Bunny Shawker (drums)
probably maybe 1958?
Heartaches
I Cried For You
Bye Bye Blackbird
You Made Me Love You (I Didn't Want To Do It)
I Can't Give You Anything But Love
When The Saints Go Marching In
My Melancholy Baby
In The Mood
My Blue Heaven
I'm Looking Over A Four Leaf Clover
I Had To Be You
One O'Clock Jump
** reissue of Mercury MG 20364 entitled "Honky Tonk Piano (The Stein Way)".

MGW 12220   Bill Harris - Great Guitar Sounds

no details
** also issued on Wing SRW 16220.

MGW 12223-W   Dinah Washington Sings

Rudy Martin (piano, celeste) Bill Settles (bass) unknown (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals)
Chicago, IL, fall 1947
966-2West Side Baby
967You Can Depend On Me
unknown (clarinet) unknown (piano) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals) unknown (vocal group)
NYC?, June 3 & 8, 1948
1825-2I Sold My Heart To The Junkman
possibly Cootie Williams (trumpet, leader) Dinah Washington (vocals) unidentified orchestra
NYC?, fall 1948
2083Why Can't You Behave
possibly Wynton Kelly (piano) unknown (guitar) Walter Buchanan (bass) unknown (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals) unidentified brass
NYC, February 27, 1951
3879-2'Tain't Nobody's Business If I Do
unknown (piano) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Joe Van Loan, Leonard Puzie, Jimmy Ricks, Warren Suttles, Dinah Washington (vocals)
NYC, October 25, 1951
4613Out In The Cold Again
4614-1Hey, Good Looking
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
4731-9BWheel Of Fortune
4732-5Tell Me Why
** also issued on Wing SRW 16223-W.

MGW 12227-W   Sil Austin - Everything's Shakin'

Sil Austin (tenor sax) and others
NYC, April 15, 1957
15129Tell Your Story
15130So Slow
15131Fall Out
same personnel
NYC, April 17, 1957
15133Balin' Wire
15135Everything's Shakin'
15136I'm Back

MGW 12230   Pierre Challet - Strings In Hi-Fi

no details
** reissue of Mercury MG 20385.

MGW 12231   The Modernaires - Like Swung

Conte Candoli (trumpet -1/4) Tommy Reeves (trumpet -5/8) Frank Rosolino (trombone -1/4) Bud Shank (flute) Jack Spering (drums) Hal Dickinson, Chuck Kelly, Paula Kelly (vocals) Vernon Polk (vocals, guitar) Alan Copeland (vocals, arranger) unidentified orchestra, Pete Rugolo (conductor) Morty Corb (arranger, bass -1/4)
Los Angeles, CA, 1959
1. 19309Everything's Coming Up Roses
2. 19310What A Diff'rence A Day Made
3. 19311Ja-Da (Cha Cha Cha)
4. 19312Romantique
5. 19354If Dreams Come True
6. 19355Shiny Stockings
7. 19356The Girl With The Long Black Hair
8. 19357Sweeter Than The Sweetest
Hal Dickinson, Chuck Kelly, Paula Kelly (vocals) Vernon Polk (vocals, guitar -1, vocals -2/4) Alan Copland (vocals, arranger) unidentified horns, reeds and rhythm, Manny Albam (arranger -3) Ralph Sharon (arranger -4)
NYC, 1960?
1. 18989Like Young
2. 18990Don't Dream Of Anybody But Me
3. 18991Now And Then
4. 18992The Rockin' Ghost
** reissue of Mercury MG 20546.

MGW 12234   Buddy Johnson Wails

no details
** reissue of Mercury MG 20330.

MGW 12235   Sister Rosetta Tharpe - Gospel Train

no details
** also issued on Wing SRW 16235.

MGW 12237   Sarah Vaughan - Sassy

no details
** also issued on Wing SRW 16237.

MGW 12238-W   Ralph Marterie - Music For A Private Eye

Ralph Marterie (trumpet, conductor) unidentified orchestra, Henri Beau, Skippy Martin, Pete Rugolo (arranger)
United Recording, Studio A, Los Angeles, CA, April, 1959
18541M Squad
18542Perry Mason Theme
18543The Thin Man
18544Peter Gunn
18545The D.A.'s Man
18547Richard Diamond
18549Alfred Hitchcook Presents
18550Riff Blues
** also issued on Wing SRW 16238-W.

MGW 12239   Richard Hayman - Serenade For Love

no details
** also issued on Wing SRW 16239.

MGW 12243   Rusty Draper - Hits That Sold A Million

no details
** also issued on Wing SRW 16243.

MGW 12246-W   Johnny Preston - Running Bear

Link Davis (sax) Big Bopper, Bill Hall, George Jones (Indian chants) Johnny Preston (vocals)
Gold Star Studio, Houston, TX, late 1958
19440Running Bear
Johnny Preston (vocals) and others
Owen Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN, January 27, 1960
18993Pretend
18995Dream
same personnel
Owen Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN, January 28, 1960
19040What Am I Living For
19041Earth Angel
same personnel
Owen Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN, early 1960
18980Hearts Of Stone
18982The Twist
19394Guardian Angel
same personnel
Owen Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN, March 14 & 15, 1960
19746Chief Heartbreak
19747Madre De Dios
** also issued on Wing SRW 16246-W.

MGW 12247   Richard Hayman And His Orchestra (no details)

unidentified orchestra, Richard Hayman (arranger, conductor)
NYC, December 13, 1957
16577Around The World In 80 Days

MGW 12250   Patti Page Sings

no details
** also issued on Wing SRW 16250.

MGW 12252   Carl Stevens - Music For Baton Twirlers

no details
** reissue of Mercury MG 20162.

MGW 12255   Terry Gibbs Quartet (no details)

Pete Jolly (accordion) Terry Gibbs (vibraharp, marimba, xylophone) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Gary Frommer (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 4, 1957
16608Don't Get Around Much Anymore
16609Caravan
16610Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me
16611Duke's Place (aka C Jam Blues)
16612Take The "A" Train
16613I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart
16614Johnny Come Lately
16615Sophisticated Lady
16616Solitude
16617Rockin' In Rhythm
** reissue of EmArcy MG 36128 entitled "Terry Gibbs Plays The Duke".

MGW 12255-W   Terry Gibbs Plays The Duke

no details
** also issued on Wing SRW 16255-W.

MGW 12259   Ralph Marterie - Dance Party

Ralph Marterie (trumpet, conductor) unidentified orchestra
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, December, 1956
14814Tricky
same personnel
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, February, 1957
15237Shish-Kebab
** reissue of Mercury SR 60004 entitled "Ralph Marterie And His Marlboro Men - Dance Party".

MGW 12266   The Great George Jones

no details
** also issued on Wing SRW 16266.

MGW 12271   Dinah Washington Sings Fats Waller

Johnny Coles, Ray Copeland, Reunald Jones, Joe Newman, Ernie Royal, Doc Severinsen, Charlie Shavers, Clark Terry (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Rod Levitt, Melba Liston, Julian Priester, Sonny Russo (trombone) Jerome Richardson (flute, alto sax) Sahib Shihab (alto sax) Eddie Chamblee, Benny Golson, Frank Wess (tenor sax) Charles Davis (baritone sax) Patti Bown, Jack Wilson (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Richard Evans (bass) Charlie Persip, Shep Shephard (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals) Ernie Wilkins (arranger, director)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, October 1, 1957
15943Honeysuckle Rose
15944Ain't Misbehavin'
same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, October 2, 1957
15947I've Got A Feeling I'm Falling
15948Keepin' Out Of Mischief Now
Johnny Coles, Joe Newman, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Melba Liston, Julian Priester, Sonny Russo (trombone) Rod Levitt (bass trombone) Sahib Shihab (alto sax) Jerome Richardson (alto sax, flute) Benny Golson (tenor sax) Frank Wess (tenor sax, flute) Eddie Chamblee (tenor sax, vocals -1, tenor sax -2) Charlie Davis (baritone sax) Jack Wilson (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Richard Evans (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Wesley Landers (percussion) Dinah Washington (vocals) Ernie Wilkins (arranger -1)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, October 4, 1957
1. 15954Everybody Loves My Baby
2. 15956Black And Blue
Ray Copeland, Reunald Jones, Ernie Royal, Doc Severinsen, Charlie Shavers, Clark Terry (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Rod Levitt, Julian Priester, Sonny Russo (trombone) Jerome Richardson (flute, alto sax) Sahib Shihab (alto sax) Eddie Chamblee, Benny Golson, Frank Wess (tenor sax) Charles Davis (baritone sax) Jack Wilson (piano) Richard Evans (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals) Ernie Wilkins (arranger, director)
NYC, November 20, 1957
16241Christopher Columbus
16242'Tain't Nobody's Biz-Ness If I Do
16243Someone's Rocking My Dreamboat
16244Jitterbug Waltz
16245Ain'tcha Glad
16246Squeeze Me
** reissue of EmArcy MG 36119.

MGW 12272   The Platters - Reflections

no details
** also issued on Wing SRW 16272.

MGW 12276-W   Eddie Heywood With Orchestra (no details)

Eddie Heywood (piano) unidentified orchestra, Frank Hunter (arranger, conductor)
NYC, 1959
18368Whispering Wind
18369Evening Breeze
18529The Breeze And I
18530Gone With The Wind
18533I Feel Like A Feather In The Breeze
18535Soft Winds
18538Soft Summer Breeze
18833Winds In Autumn
18834High On A Windy Hill
18835With The Wind And The Rain In Your Hair

MGW 12278   The Gaylords - Let's Have A Pizza Party

unknown (accordion) unknown (piano) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) unknown (percussion) Burt Bonaldi, Ronnie Fredianelli, Don Rea (vocals) four guitars/mandolins
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, November 6, 1957
16193Sbarazzina
16194Bionda Biondina
16195Non Ti Scordar Di Me (Say You Will Not Forget)
16196Pansy (La Panse)
16197Carmela
16198Scrivimi
16199Ti Voglio Tanto Bene
16200Neapolitan Nights
16201Ah Marie
16202Quando Mi Bacio Teresa
16203La Romanina
16204Sicilian Terantelle
** reissue of Mercury MG 20356.

MGW 12284   Discotheque

no details
** also issued on Wing SRW 16284.

MGW 12287-W   Eddie Heywood With Orchestra (no details)

Eddie Heywood (piano) unidentified orchestra, Frank Hunter (arranger, conductor)
NYC, 1959
18368Whispering Wind
18369Evening Breeze
18529The Breeze And I
18530Gone With The Wind
18533I Feel Like A Feather In The Breeze
18535Soft Winds
18538Soft Summer Breeze
18833Winds In Autumn
18834High On A Windy Hill
18835With The Wind And The Rain In Your Hair

MGW 12288-W   Little Richard - The King Of The Gospel Singers

Little Richard (vocals) The Howard Roberts Singers, unidentified orchestra, Quincy Jones (arranger, conductor)
NYC, August, 1961?
21231The Captain Calls For You
21232Do You Care
21233He's Not Just A Soldier
21235He's My Star
21236My Desire
21237It Takes Everything To Serve The Lord
Little Richard (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Billy Byers (leader) Quincy Jones (arranger, conductor)
NYC, September 5, 1961
21300Ride On, King Jesus
21301(There'll Be) Peace In The Valley (For Me)
21302Joy, Joy, Joy
21304Do Lord Remember Me
** also issued on Wing SRW 16288-W.

MGW 12289   Benny Martin - Old Time Fiddlin' And Singin'

no details
** also issued on Wing SRW 16289.

MGW 12291   Carl Story And The Rambling Mountainers - Good Ole Mountain Gospel Music

no details
** also issued on Wing SRW 16291.

MGW 12292   Jimmy Dean - Terevision Favorites

no details
** also issued on Wing SRW 16292.

MGW 12295   Patti Page - Y'All Come

no details
** also issued on Wing SRW 16295.

MGW 12297   Various Artists - Honky Tonk Favorites

no details
** also issued on Wing SRW 16297.

MGW 12298   Tommy Jackson And Lloyd Ellis - Guitar And Fiddle - Country Style

no details
** also issued on Wing SRW 16298.

MGW 12299   Various Artists - Five String Banjo Jamboree

no details
** also issued on Wing SRW 16299.