Mercury Records Discography: 1954

1954

Leonard Feather Presents Swingin' In Sweden

Gosta Theselius (tenor sax) Sonny Clark (piano) Jimmy Raney (guitar) Red Mitchell (bass -1) Simon Brehm (bass -2) Elaine Leighton (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, January 13, 1954
1. mr603InventionMetronome (Swd) MEP 50; Prestige PRLP 179; EmArcy MG 36121; Xanadu 209; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-103
2. mr604Jumpin' For JaneMetronome (Swd) MEP 63; Prestige PRLP 179; EmArcy MG 36121; Xanadu 209; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-103
Putte Wickman (clarinet) Bengt Hallberg (piano) Jimmy Raney (guitar) Red Mitchell (bass) Elaine Leighton (drums)
mr605Indian SummerMetronome (Swd) MEP 63; Prestige PRLP 179; EmArcy MG 36121
mr606Darn That DreamMetronome (Swd) MEP 50; Prestige PRLP 179; EmArcy MG 36121; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-103
* EmArcy MG 36121   Jimmy Raney, George Wallington - Swingin' In Sweden
* Xanadu 209   Jimmy Raney, Sonny Clark - Together
* Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-103   Various Artists - Americans In Sweden 1949-1954, Vol. 2 - Stockholm Sweetnin'
* Prestige PRLP 179   Various Artists - Swingin' In Sweden
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 50; Esquire (E) EP 17   Various Artists - Leonard Feather Presents Swingin' In Sweden, Vol. 1
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 63; Prestige PREP 1341; Esquire (E) EP 45   Various Artists - Americans In Sweden

Bernard Peiffer Sextet

Roger Guerin (trumpet) Bobby Jaspar, Bib Monville (tenor sax) Bernard Peiffer (piano) Jean-Marie Ingrand (bass) Baptiste "Mac-Kac" Reilles (drums)
Paris, France, January 14, 1954
10591I Want To Be HappyEmArcy MG 26036, EP 1-6062
10592Paris, Je T'aime-
10593Pinocchio-
10594Who Is Me-
10595Frozen FeetEmArcy MG 26036, EP 1-6063
10596There's A Small Hotel-
10597Strip Tease-
10598Don't Touch The Grisbi-
* EmArcy MG 26036   Le Most Featuring Bernard Peiffer
* EmArcy EP 1-6062   Bernard Peiffer - Le Most
* EmArcy EP 1-6063   Bernard Peiffer - Peid Peiffer

Mary Lou Williams Trio

Mary Lou Williams (piano) Alvin "Buddy" Banks (bass) Jean-Louis Viale (drums)
Paris, France, January 14, 1954
19904 | 10605Tire, Tire L'aiguilleEmArcy MG 26033, EP 1-6057, MG 36049
19905 | 10602LoverEmArcy MG 26033, EP 1-6056
19906 | 10601En Cen Temps-La-
19907 | 10606Autumn In New YorkEmArcy MG 26033, EP 1-6057
19908 | 10599Between The Devil And The Deep Blue SeaEmArcy MG 26033, EP 1-6056, MG 36049
19909 | 10604NicoleEmArcy MG 26033, EP 1-6057
19910 | 10603CariocaEmArcy MG 26033, EP 1-6057, MG 36049
19911 | 10600There's A Small HotelEmArcy MG 26033, EP 1-6056
* EmArcy MG 36049   Various Artists - Vol. 2 - The Jazz Giants - The Piano Players
* EmArcy MG 26033   Mary Lou Williams - Mary Lou
* EmArcy EP 1-6057   Mary Lou Williams - Williams A La Mode
* EmArcy EP 1-6056   Mary Lou Williams - Mary Lou

Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra

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) Mike Angelo (vocals -6/8) The Jack Halloran Singers (vocal group -10)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, January, 1954
1. 10220Purple ShadesMercury MG 20053, EP 1-3271; Wing MGW 12117
2. 10221Deep Forest-
3. 10222Dry MarterieMercury 70358, MG 20053, EP 1-3270, MG 20336; Wing MGW 12117
4. 10223DetourMercury MG 20053, EP 1-3272; Wing MGW 12117
5. 10350Alt WeinMercury MG 20128
6. 10351Tica Ti - Tica Taunissued
7. 10352Tula Rosa (Valley Of The Roses)Mercury 70328
8. 10353I'm Beginning To Wonderunissued
9. 10354Until Six (aka Bonner's Theme)Mercury 70358
10. 10355Hush-A-Byeunissued
* Mercury MG 20053   Ralph Marterie - Dance Date
* Wing MGW 12117   Ralph Marterie - Dance Date
* Mercury MG 20336   The Hits That Made Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra Famous
* Mercury MG 20128   Ralph Marterie - Salute To The Aragon Ballroom
* Mercury 70358, 70358x45   Ralph Marterie - Dry Marterie / Until Six (aka Bonner's Theme)
* Mercury 70328, 70328x45   Ralph Marterie - Tula Rosa (Valley Of The Roses) / ???
* Mercury EP 1-3271, EP 1-3270, EP 1-3272   Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra (no details)

Paul Bley Trio

Paul Bley (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Al Levitt (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, February 3, 1954
10303 | W241Drum OneEmArcy 16006; Wing MGW 60001
10304 | W237Autumn Breeze-
10305The Nearness Of YouMercury (J) SNP 131
* Wing MGW 60001; EmArcy MG 36092; Universal (J) UCCM-9107   Paul Bley
* Mercury (J) SNP 131   Various Artists - V.S.O.P. Album II
* EmArcy 16006, 16006x45   Paul Bley - Drum One / Autumn Breeze

Med Flory And His Band

John Bello, Al DeRisi, Jerry Kail, Doug Mettome (trumpet) Billy Byers, Milt Gold, Urbie Green (trombone) Hal McKusick (alto, tenor sax, clarinet) Med Flory (alto, tenor sax, arranger, director) Al Cohn (tenor sax, arranger) Jack Agee (baritone sax) John Williams (piano) Teddy Kotick (bass) Art Mardigan (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, February 4, 1954
10307Straight AheadEmArcy 16001
10308No ThanksEmArcy 16011
10309The FuzzEmArcy 16001
10310Three Times AroundEmArcy 16011
* EmArcy 16001, 16001x45   Med Flory - Straight Ahead / The Fuzz
* EmArcy 16011, 16011x45   Med Flory - Three Times Around / No Thanks

Dinah Washington

Clark Terry (trumpet) Eddie Chamblee (tenor sax) Junior Mance (piano) Jackie Davis (organ) Mickey Baker (guitar) Keter Betts (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals)
NYC, February 5, 1954
10242-8Short JohnMercury 70329; Wing MGW 12140; Mercury 314 528 292-2
10243Old Man's Darlin'Mercury MG 20622
10244Love For SaleEmArcy 16014, MG 36028, DEM 2
10245-3Our Love Is Here To StayEmArcy MG 36028
* Wing MGW 12140   Dinah Washington - Late Late Show
* Mercury MG 20622, SR 60622   Dinah Washington - The Good Old Days (not released)
= Mercury MG 20829, SR 60829   Dinah Washington - The Good Old Days
* EmArcy MG 36028   Dinah Washington - After Hours With Miss "D"
* EmArcy DEM 2   Various Artists - Jazz Of Two Decades
* Mercury 314 528 292-2   Various Artists - The Mercury Blues 'N' Rhythm Story 1945-1955
* Mercury 70329, 70329x45   Dinah Washington - Short John / Feel Like I Wanna Cry
* EmArcy 16014, 16014x45   Dinah Washington - Pennies From Heaven / Love For Sale

Paul Gonsalves - Clark Terry Sextet

Clark Terry (trumpet) Porter Kilbert (alto sax) Paul Gonsalves (tenor sax) Junior Mance (piano) Greig Stewart "Chubby" Jackson (bass) Eugene Miller (drums)
maybe Chicago, IL, February 6, 1954
W250 | 10359It Don't Mean A ThingEmArcy 16008; Wing MGW 60002; EmArcy (J) 195J-10107
W251Take NineWing MGW 60002, EPW 1-6002; EmArcy (J) 195J-10107
W252Everything Happens To MeWing MGW 60002; EmArcy (J) 195J-10107
W253 | 10358Don't Blame MeEmArcy 16008; Wing MGW 60002; EmArcy (J) 195J-10107
* Wing MGW 60002; EmArcy MG 36093   Clark Terry, Paul Gonsalves, Joe Gordon, Art Mardigan - The Jazz School
* EmArcy (J) 195J-10107   Clark Terry + 5
* EmArcy 16008, 16008x45   Paul Gonsalves - Don't Blame Me / It Don't Mean A Thing
* Wing EPW 1-6002   Paul Gonsalves - Clark Terry Sextet (no details)

Sarah Vaughan With Richard Hayman Orchestra

Sarah Vaughan (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Richard Hayman (arranger, conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, February 10, 1954
10114-8I Still Believe In YouMercury MG 25188, MG 20540
10115-3My Funny ValentineMercury MG 25188, EP 1-3232; Wing MGW 12123
10116-2My One And Only OneMercury MG 25188, MG 20219
10117-3Come Along With MeMercury 70331, MG 25188, MG 20540
* Mercury MG 20540, SR 60255   The Devine Sarah Vaughan
* Wing MGW 12123   Sarah Vaughan - All Time Favorites
* Mercury MG 20219   Sarah Vaughan - Wonderful Sarah
* Mercury MG 25188   Sarah Vaughan - The Devine Sarah
* Mercury EP 1-3232   Sarah Vaughan - Imagination
* Mercury 70331, 70331x45   Sarah Vaughan - Come Along With Me / It's Easy To Remember

Maynard Ferguson And His Orchestra

Maynard Ferguson (trumpet, valve trombone) Herbie Harper (trombone) Bud Shank (alto sax, flute) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Russ Freeman (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Willie Maiden (arranger)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, February 19, 1954
10332Maiden VoyageEmArcy MG 26024, EP 1-6038, MG 36044
10333Thou Swell-
10334The Way You Look TonightEmArcy 16002, MG 26024, EP 1-6038, MG 36044
10335All God's Children Got RhythmEmArcy 16013, MG 26024, EP 1-6039, MG 36044
10336Willie NillieEmArcy MG 26024, EP 1-6039, MG 36044
* EmArcy MG 36044   Dimensions Featuring Maynard Ferguson
= EmArcy (J) 195J-10103   Dimensions Featuring Maynard Ferguson + 4
* EmArcy MG 26024   Maynard Ferguson - Dimensions
* EmArcy EP 1-6038   Maynard Ferguson - Dimensions
* EmArcy EP 1-6039   Maynard Ferguson - The Big Horn
* EmArcy 16002, 16002x45   Maynard Ferguson - The Way You Look Tonight / Lonely Town
* EmArcy 16013, 16013x45   Maynard Ferguson - Over The Rainbow / All God's Children Got Rhythm

Maynard Ferguson And His Orchestra

Maynard Ferguson (trumpet, valve trombone) Bud Shank (alto sax, flute) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Russ Freeman (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 22, 1954
10340Somebody Loves MeEmArcy MG 26017, EP 1-6028
10343-1Night LetterEmArcy MG 26017, EP 1-6027, MG 36071
10343-2Night Letter (alternate take)EmArcy (J) 195J-10087
* EmArcy MG 36071   Various Artists - Vol. 8 - The Jazz Giants - Drum Role
* EmArcy MG 26017, MG 36046   Maynard Ferguson's Hollywood Party
= EmArcy (J) 195J-10087   Maynard Ferguson's Hollywood Party + 1
* EmArcy EP 1-6028   Maynard Ferguson - Conception
* EmArcy EP 1-6027   Maynard Ferguson's Hollywood Party

Maynard Ferguson And His Orchestra

Maynard Ferguson (trumpet, valve trombone) Herbie Harper (trombone) Bud Shank (alto sax, flute) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Russ Freeman (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Willie Maiden (arranger)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, February 23, 1954
10337Hymn To HerEmArcy MG 26024, EP 1-6039, MG 36044
10338Lonely TownEmArcy 16002, MG 26024, EP 1-6038, MG 36044
10339Over The RainbowEmArcy 16013, MG 26024, EP 1-6039, MG 36044
* EmArcy MG 36044   Dimensions Featuring Maynard Ferguson
= EmArcy (J) 195J-10103   Dimensions Featuring Maynard Ferguson + 4
* EmArcy MG 26024   Maynard Ferguson - Dimensions
* EmArcy EP 1-6039   Maynard Ferguson - The Big Horn
* EmArcy EP 1-6038   Maynard Ferguson - Dimensions
* EmArcy 16002, 16002x45   Maynard Ferguson - The Way You Look Tonight / Lonely Town
* EmArcy 16013, 16013x45   Maynard Ferguson - Over The Rainbow / All God's Children Got Rhythm

Maynard Ferguson And His Orchestra

Maynard Ferguson (trumpet, valve trombone) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Herb Geller (alto sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Claude Williamson (piano) John Simmons (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 23, 1954
10341Air ConditionedEmArcy MG 36009, EP 1-6110
10342Love Is Here To StayEmArcy MG 36009, EP 1-6109
* EmArcy MG 36009; Universal (J) UCCM-9120   Jam Session Featuring Maynard Ferguson
* EmArcy EP 1-6110   Maynard Ferguson - Jam Session, Vol. 2
* EmArcy EP 1-6109   Maynard Ferguson - Jam Session, Vol. 1

Helen Merrill With Johnny Richards' Orchestra

unknown (violin) Janet Putnam (harp) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Helen Merrill (vocals) Johnny Richards (arranger, conductor)
NYC, February 31, 1954
10317Alone Together (hold)Mercury (J) SNP 131, (J) 18PJ-1047/50
-Alone Together (master)EmArcy 16000; Mercury MG 20161, (J) 18PJ-1047/50
10318Glad To Be UnhappyMercury (J) 25PJ-58/61
10319This Is My Night To CryEmArcy 16000; Mercury (J) 18PJ-1047/50
10320How's The World Treating You (1 voice)Mercury (J) 25PJ-58/61
-How's The World Treating You (2 voice)Mercury (J) 18PJ-1047/50
* Mercury (J) SNP 131   Various Artists - V.S.O.P. Album II
* Mercury (J) 18PJ-1047/50   The Complete Helen Merrill On Mercury
* Mercury MG 20161   Various Artists - Songs For The Mood You're In
* Mercury (J) 25PJ-58/61   Various Artists - Mercury 40th Anniversary V.S.O.P. Album
* EmArcy 16000, 16000x45   Helen Merrill - Alone Together / This Is My Night To Cry

Clark Terry Quintet

Clark Terry (trumpet) unknown (trombone) unknown (alto sax) unknown (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, February, 1954
10321-7Money In The Bank (take 7)Mercury (J) 25PJ-58/61; EmArcy (J) 195J-10107
10321-12Money In The Bank (take 12)-
10322Moonstoneunissued
10323Don't Worry About Me-
10324The Lip Blew-
* Mercury (J) 25PJ-58/61   Various Artists - Mercury 40th Anniversary V.S.O.P. Album
* EmArcy (J) 195J-10107   Clark Terry + 5

The Modern Swedes

Ake Persson (trombone) Gunnar Bjorksten (tenor sax -2/4) Bengt Hallberg (piano) Gunnar Johnson (bass) Kenneth Fagerlund (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, March 3, 1954
1. mr637 | 10615On With The DanceMetronome (Swd) MEP 66; EmArcy MG 26039
2. mr638 | 10616Lili-
3. mr639 | 10617Stella By StarlightMetronome (Swd) MEP 67; EmArcy MG 26039
4. 10622Penta-
* EmArcy MG 26039   Ake Persson - Swedish Modern
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 66   The Modern Swedes, Vol. 1
= EmArcy EP 1-6068   Various Artists - Swedish Modern
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 67   The Modern Swedes, Vol. 2
= EmArcy EP 1-6069   Various Artists - Jazz Fantastic From Sweden

Art Blakey Quartet

Henry Durant (tenor sax) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, March 24, 1954
10397In The BasementEmArcy 16007, (J) 195J-10085, (J) EJD 3075
10398Try A Little TendernessEmArcy (J) 195J-10085, (J) EJD 3075
10399Little Girl BlueEmArcy 16007, (J) 195J-10085, (J) EJD 3075
10400On The RoofEmArcy (J) 195J-10085, (J) EJD 3075
* EmArcy (J) 195J-10085   The Complete Art Blakey On EmArcy
* EmArcy (J) EJD 3075   The Complete Art Blakey On EmArcy
* EmArcy 16007, 16007x45   Art Blakey - In The Basement / Little Girl Blue

Red Prysock And His Orchestra

"Ludwig" Joe Jordan (trumpet) Donald Cole (trombone) Red Prysock (tenor sax) Clarence Eugene Wright (baritone sax) Roland Johnson (vibes) James Neeley (piano) Herbert Gordy (bass) Cornelius Thomas (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, March 26, 1954
10409Jump, Red, JumpMercury 70367x45, MG 20088; EmArcy 16004
10410Body And SoulMercury 70367x45; EmArcy 16004; Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 502
10411Happy FeetMercury 70419x45, MG 20088
10412Blow Your Horn-
* Mercury MG 20088   Red Prysock - Rock 'N Roll
* Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 502   Red Prysock - Cryin' My Heart Out
* Mercury 70367x45   Red Prysock - Jump, Red, Jump / Body And Soul
* Mercury 70419x45   Red Prysock - Happy Feet / Blow Your Horn
* EmArcy 16004, 16004x45   Red Prysock - Jump, Red, Jump / Body And Soul

Sarah Vaughan With Don Costa's Orchestra

Sarah Vaughan (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Don Costa (conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, March 29, 1954
10283ImaginationMercury MG 25188, EP 1-3232, MG 20540
10284It's Easy To RememberMercury 70331, MG 25188, EP 1-3232, MG 20219
10285And This Is My BelovedMercury 70299, MG 25188, MG 20219
10286Easy Come, Easy Go LoverMercury 70299, MG 25188, EP 1-3232; Wing MGW 12123
* Mercury MG 20540, SR 60255   The Devine Sarah Vaughan
* Mercury MG 20219   Sarah Vaughan - Wonderful Sarah
* Wing MGW 12123   Sarah Vaughan - All Time Favorites
* Mercury MG 25188   Sarah Vaughan - The Devine Sarah
* Mercury EP 1-3232   Sarah Vaughan - Imagination
* Mercury 70331, 70331x45   Sarah Vaughan - Come Along With Me / It's Easy To Remember
* Mercury 70299, 70299x45   Sarah Vaughan - And This Is My Beloved / Easy Come, Easy Go Lover

Dinah Washington

possibly Clark Terry (trumpet) possibly George Barnes (guitar) Dinah Washington (vocals) unidentified orchestra, unidentified vocal group (-1,2)
circa March, 1954
1. 10386Such A NightMercury 70336, (J) 18PJ-10140/43
2. 10387Until SunriseMercury 70336, MG 20120
3. 10388One Arabian NightMercury MG 20622
* Mercury (J) 18PJ-10140/43   The Complete Dinah Washington On Mercury, Vol. 3 - 1952-1954
* Mercury MG 20120   Dinah Washington - Music For Late Hours
* Mercury MG 20622, SR 60622   Dinah Washington - The Good Old Days (not released)
= Mercury MG 20829, SR 60829   Dinah Washington - The Good Old Days
* Mercury 70336, 70336x45   Dinah Washington - Such A Night / Until Sunrise

Sarah Vaughan

John Malachi (piano) Joe Benjamin (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Sarah Vaughan (vocals)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, April 2, 1954
10413Lover ManEmArcy EP 1-6001, MG 26005, MG 36109
10414Shulie A BopEmArcy 16005, EP 1-6001, MG 26005, MG 36071, MG 36109
10415Polka Dots And MoonbeamsEmArcy 16005, EP 1-6001, MG 26005, MG 36109
10416Body And SoulEmArcy EP 1-6001, MG 26005, MG 36109
10417They Can't Take That Away From MeEmArcy EP 1-6000, MG 26005, DEM 1, MG 36109
10418Prelude To A KissEmArcy EP 1-6000, MG 26005, MG 36109
10419You Hit The Spot-
10420If I Knew Then (What I Know Now)-
* EmArcy MG 36109   Sarah Vaughan - Swingin' Easy
* EmArcy MG 36071   Various Artists - Vol. 8 - The Jazz Giants - Drum Role
* EmArcy MG 26005   Sarah Vaughan - Images
* EmArcy DEM 1   Various Artists - This Is High Fidelity Jazz - Modern High Fidelity Sounds From EmArcy
* EmArcy EP 1-6001   Sarah Vaughan - Images
* EmArcy EP 1-6000   Sarah Vaughan - Prelude To A Kiss
* EmArcy 16005, 16005x45   Sarah Vaughan - Shulie A Bop / Polka Dots And Moonbeams

Art Hodes And His High-Fivers

Byrne "Muggsy" Dawson (cornet) Floyd O'Brien (trombone) Jimmy Granato (clarinet) Art Hodes (piano) Earl Murphy (bass -1/6,8, bass, vocals -7) Hap Gormley (drums)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, April 19, 1954
1. 10626Mr. Piano ManEmArcy MG 26014, EP 1-6004
2. 10627Stuff And Nonsense-
3. 10628Grandpa's Spells-
4. 10629When Jimmy Yancey Was A Young Man-
5. 10630Sweet Georgia BrownEmArcy MG 26014, EP 1-6005
6. 10631Wait For Me-
7. 10632Four Or Five Times-
8. 10633Blues Keep Callin'-
* EmArcy MG 26014; Mercury MG 20185   Art Hodes - Jazz Chicago Style
* EmArcy EP 1-6004   Art Hodes - Jazz Chicago Style
* EmArcy EP 1-6005   Art Hodes - Randolph Street Chicago

Bill DeArango Quartet

John Williams (piano) Bill DeArango (guitar) Teddy Kotick (bass) Art Mardigan (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, May 7, 1954
10526Alone TogetherEmArcy MG 26020, EP 1-6031
10527Gone With The Wind-
10528All God's Chillun Got Rhythm-
10529The Nearness Of You-
10530The Gypsy In My SoulEmArcy MG 26020, EP 1-6032
10531Dancing On The Ceiling-
10532Summertime-
10533These Foolish Things-
* EmArcy MG 26020   Bill DeArango - De Arango
= EmArcy (J) 195J-10086   Bill DeArango, Art Mardigan - Renditions
* EmArcy EP 1-6031   Bill DeArango - De Arango
* EmArcy EP 1-6032   Bill DeArango - Rendition

Buddy Johnson And His Orchestra

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 -1/3) Nolan Lewis (vocals -4)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, May 19, 1954
1. 10538-9Any Day NowMercury 70421; Wing MGW 12005
2. 10539-8A Pretty Girl (A Cadillac And Some Money)-
3. 10540Ain't But OneWing MGW 12005
4. 10541-5There's No One Like YouMercury 70488, MG 20322
* Wing MGW 12005; Mercury MG 20209   Buddy Johnson - Rock 'N Roll
= Wing MGW 12111   Buddy Johnson - Rock 'N Roll Stage Show
* Mercury MG 20322   Buddy Johnson - Walkin'
* Mercury 70421, 70488   Buddy Johnson And His Orchestra (no details)

Art Blakey Quintet

Joe Gordon (trumpet) Gigi Gryce (tenor sax) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Bernie Griggs (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, May 20, 1954
10542MinorityEmArcy MG 26030, EP 1-6051
10543Salute To Birdland-
10544Eleanor-
10545Futurity-
10546SimplicityEmArcy MG 26030, EP 1-6050
10547Strictly Romantic-
10548Hello-
10549May Rah-
* EmArcy MG 26030; Verve 314 538 634-2   Blakey Featuring Art Blakey
= EmArcy (J) 195J-10085, (J) EJD 3075   The Complete Art Blakey On EmArcy
* EmArcy EP 1-6051   Art Blakey - Salute To Birdland
* EmArcy EP 1-6050   Blakey Featuring Art Blakey

Art Mardigan Sextet

Don Joseph (cornet) Milt Gold (trombone) Al Cohn (tenor sax) John Williams (piano) Teddy Kotick (bass) Art Mardigan (drums)
NYC, May 20, 1954
W245 | 10553I've Found A New BabyWing MGW 60002; EmArcy (J) 195J-10086
W246 | 10551Moroccan Blues-
W247 | 10550Old GoldWing MGW 60002, EPW 1-6002; EmArcy (J) 195J-10086
W248 | 10552Golden Touch-
* Wing MGW 60002; EmArcy MG 36093   Clark Terry, Paul Gonsalves, Joe Gordon, Art Mardigan - The Jazz School
* EmArcy (J) 195J-10086   Bill DeArango, Art Mardigan - Renditions
* Wing EPW 1-6002   Art Mardigan Sextet (no details)

Lars Gullin Quartet

Lars Gullin (baritone sax) Rolf Berg (guitar) George Riedel (bass) Robert Edman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, May 25, 1954
mr700 | 10584Danny's DreamMetronome (Swd) MEP 75; EmArcy MG 26041; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-101; Dragon (Swd) DRLP 181
mr701 | 10585Be Careful-
mr702 | 10582IglooMetronome (Swd) MEP 76; EmArcy MG 26041; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-101; Dragon (Swd) DRLP 181
mr703 | 10583CircusMetronome (Swd) MEP 76; EmArcy MG 26041; Dragon (Swd) DRLP 181
* Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-101   Lars Gullin 1951-1954 - Danny's Dream
* Dragon (Swd) DRLP 181   The Great Lars Gullin, Vol. 5 1954/55 - Danny's Dream And Manchester Fog
* EmArcy MG 26041   Lars Gullin Quartet
= EmArcy MG 36054   Various Artists - Vol. 6 - The Jazz Giants - Modern Swedes (not released?)
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 75; Esquire (E) EP 49   Lars Gullin Quartet, Vol. 1
= EmArcy EP 1-6071   Lars Gullin Quartet
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 76; Esquire (E) EP 79   Lars Gullin Quartet, Vol. 2
= EmArcy EP 1-6072   Lars Gullin - Gullin's Circus

Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra

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 FlameMercury MG 20054, EP 1-3267
10668Remember-
10669Lights Out-
10670Tantalizin' MelodyMercury 70406; Wing MGW 12185
* Mercury MG 20054   Ralph Marterie - Alone Together
* Mercury 70406, 70406x45   Ralph Marterie - Bumble Boogie / Tantalizin' Melody
* Mercury EP 1-3267; Wing MGW 12185   Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra (no details)

Lars Gullin Septet

Ake Persson (trombone) Putte Wickman (clarinet) Bjarne Nerem (tenor sax) Lars Gullin (baritone sax) Bengt Hallberg (piano) George Riedel (bass) Robert Edman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, June 3, 1954
mr704 | 10581Primula Veris (as Cowslip)Metronome (Swd) MEP 77; EmArcy MG 26044; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-107
mr705 | 10578Laburnum Vulgare (as Laburnum)-
mr706-?Lotus Corniculatus (alternate take)Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-106
mr706 | 10579Lotus Corniculatus (as Cat-In-Clover)Metronome (Swd) MEP 78; EmArcy MG 26044; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-107
mr707-?Golium Verum (alternate take)Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-106
mr707 | 10580Golium Verum (as Cheese-Renett)Metronome (Swd) MEP 78; EmArcy MG 26044; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-107
* Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-107   Lars Gullin 1954-1956 - Manchester Fog
* Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-106   Various Artists - Swedish Jazz 1954-1961, Vol. 2 - Maid In Sweden
* EmArcy MG 26044   Lars Gullin - Gullin's Garden
= EmArcy MG 36054   Various Artists - Vol. 6 - The Jazz Giants - Modern Swedes (not released?)
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 77; Esquire (E) EP 23   Lars Gullin Septet, Vol. 1
= EmArcy EP 1-6076   Lars Gullin - Gullin's Garden
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 78; Esquire (E) EP 24   Lars Gullin Septet, Vol. 2
= EmArcy EP 1-6077   Lars Gullin - Cat-In-Clover

Dinah Washington

Clark Terry (trumpet) Gus Chappel (trombone) Rick Henderson (alto sax) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax) Junior Mance (piano) Keter Betts (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals)
NYC, June 15, 1954
10618-9I Let A Song Go Out Of My HeartEmArcy EP 1-6055, MG 26032, MG 36028
10619-11A Foggy Day-
10620-4Bye Bye BluesEmArcy MG 26032, MG 36028
10621-5Blue Skies (edited version)-
-Blue Skies (complete version)Mercury (J) 25PJ-58/61
* EmArcy MG 36028   Dinah Washington - After Hours With Miss "D"
* Mercury (J) 25PJ-58/61   Various Artists - Mercury 40th Anniversary V.S.O.P. Album
* EmArcy MG 26032   Dinah Washington - After Hours With Miss "D"
* EmArcy EP 1-6055   Dinah Washington - 5 A.M. With Dinah

Dinah Washington

Paul Quinichette (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) George Barnes, Barry Galbraith (guitar) Keter Betts (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals)
NYC, June, 1954
10651-4No, No, No, You Can't Love TwoMercury 70392x45, (J) 18PJ-10140/43
10652-8What A Great SensationMercury (J) 18PJ-10140/43
10653-10Raindrops-
10654-11Big Long Slidin' ThingMercury 70392x45, (J) 18PJ-10140/43
* Mercury (J) 18PJ-10140/43   The Complete Dinah Washington On Mercury, Vol. 3 - 1952-1954
* Mercury 70392x45   Dinah Washington - No, No, No, You Can't Love Two / Big Long Slidin' Thing

Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra

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 -12)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, June, 1954
1. 10702GoodbyeMercury MG 20054, EP 1-3267
2. 10703Can't We Talk It OverMercury MG 20054, EP 1-3268
3. 10704I'm In The Mood For Love-
4. 10705I'm Through With Love-
5. 10721Two Sleepy People-
6. 10722AdiosMercury MG 20054, EP 1-3269
7. 10723Lost In Loveliness-
8. 10724The Things I Love-
9. 10725Sleepy Lagoon-
10. 10828SkokiaanMercury 70432, EP 1-3289, MG 20336
11. 10829Chicken BoogieMercury 70588, MG 20053, EP 1-3270; Wing MGW 12117
12. 10830Crazy 'Bout LollypopMercury 70432, EP 1-3289
13. 10831Baby Sitterunissued
* Mercury MG 20054   Ralph Marterie - Alone Together
* Mercury MG 20336   The Hits That Made Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra Famous
* Mercury MG 20053   Ralph Marterie - Dance Date
* Wing MGW 12117   Ralph Marterie - Dance Date
* Mercury EP 1-3268   Ralph Marterie - In The Mood For Love
* Mercury EP 1-3269   Ralph Marterie - Lost In Loveliness
* Mercury EP 1-3289   Ralph Marterie - Tops In Pops - Pop Favorites
* Mercury EP 1-3267, 70432, 70588, EP 1-3270   Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra (no details)

Sarah Vaughan

Sarah Vaughan (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Hugo Peretti (conductor)
NYC, July 16, 1954
10586Old LoveWing MGW 12123
10587Old Devil MoonMercury 70423, EP 1-3287, MG 20219
10588Exactly Like YouMercury MG 20223
10589SaturdayMercury 70423, EP 1-3287; Wing MGW 12123
* Wing MGW 12123   Sarah Vaughan - All Time Favorites
* Mercury MG 20219   Sarah Vaughan - Wonderful Sarah
* Mercury MG 20223   Sarah Vaughan - In A Romantic Mood
* Mercury EP 1-3287   Sarah Vaughan - Tops In Pops - Song Smoothies
* Mercury 70423   Sarah Vaughan (no details)

Erroll Garner Trio

Erroll Garner (piano) Wyatt Ruther (bass) Eugene "Fats" Heard (drums) Candido (congas -4)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, July 27, 1954
1. 10843There's A Small HotelMercury 70487; EmArcy MG 36001, EP 1-6085
2. 10844I Wanna Be A RugcutterEmArcy MG 36001, EP 1-6085, DEM 2, MG 36087
3. 10845MistyMercury 70442; EmArcy MG 36001, EP 1-6085, MG 36086; Mercury MG 20583, MG 20662
4. 10846Sweet And LovelyEmArcy MG 36069, MG 36069 (alt.)
5. 10847RosalieMercury 70487; EmArcy MG 36001, EP 1-6084
6. 10848Exactly Like YouMercury 70442, MG 20662
7. 10849Part-Time BluesEmArcy MG 36001, EP 1-6084
8. 10850All Of A Sudden (My Heart Sings)EmArcy MG 36001, EP 1-6084, DEM 1; Mercury MG 20803
9. 10851I've Got The World On A StringEmArcy MG 36001, EP 1-6083; Mercury MG 20803
10. 10852You Are My SunshineEmArcy MG 36001, EP 1-6083; Mercury MG 20662
11. 10853Don't Worry 'Bout MeEmArcy MG 36001, EP 1-6085
12. 10854In A Mellow ToneEmArcy MG 36001, EP 1-6084
13. 108557-11 JumpEmArcy MG 36001, EP 1-6083
* EmArcy MG 36001   Erroll Garner - Contrasts
* EmArcy DEM 2   Various Artists - Jazz Of Two Decades
* EmArcy MG 36087   Various Artists - Today Is Bargain Day - A Collection Of All Star High Fidelity Recordings
* EmArcy MG 36086   Various Artists - For Jazz Lovers
* Mercury MG 20583, SR 60249   Various Artists - More Golden Goodies - Songs That Sold A Million
* Mercury MG 20662, SR 60662   Erroll Garner - Plays Misty
* EmArcy MG 36069   Erroll Garner - Erroll
* EmArcy MG 36069 (alt.)   Erroll Garner - Erroll
* Mercury MG 20803, SR 60803   Erroll Garner - Best Of Garner
* EmArcy DEM 1   Various Artists - This Is High Fidelity Jazz - Modern High Fidelity Sounds From EmArcy
* EmArcy EP 1-6085   Erroll Garner - Tid-Bits
* EmArcy EP 1-6084   Erroll Garner - Variations
* EmArcy EP 1-6083   Erroll Garner - Contrasts
* Mercury 70487, 70442   Erroll Garner Trio (no details)

Erroll Garner Quartet

Erroll Garner (piano) Wyatt Ruther (bass) Eugene "Fats" Heard (drums) Candido (congas -1/10)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, July, 1954
1. 10832-3That Old Black MagicMercury 70649, MG 20055, EP 1-3277
2. 10833Russian LullabyMercury MG 20055, EP 1-3277
3. 10834Begin The BeguineMercury MG 20055, EP 1-3278
4. 10835-3Night And DayMercury 70649, MG 20055, EP 1-3277
5. 10836Mambo BluesMercury MG 20055, EP 1-3278
6. 10837Mambo GarnerMercury MG 20055, EP 1-3276
7. 10838Mambo NightsMercury MG 20055, EP 1-3277
8. 10839Sweet SueMercury MG 20055, EP 1-3276
9. 10840CherokeeMercury MG 20055, EP 1-3278
10. 10841ImaginationEmArcy MG 36069 (alt.); Mercury MG 20803
11. 10842Oh, Lady Be GoodEmArcy MG 36069, MG 36069 (alt.); Mercury MG 20803
* Mercury MG 20055   Erroll Garner - Mambo Moves Garner
* EmArcy MG 36069 (alt.)   Erroll Garner - Erroll
* Mercury MG 20803, SR 60803   Erroll Garner - Best Of Garner
* EmArcy MG 36069   Erroll Garner - Erroll
* Mercury EP 1-3277   Erroll Garner - Mambo Moves Garner
* Mercury EP 1-3278   Erroll Garner - Mambo A La Garner
* Mercury EP 1-3276   Erroll Garner - Mambo Garner
* Mercury 70649   Erroll Garner Quartet (no details)

John Williams Trio

John Williams (piano) Bill Anthony (bass) Frank Isola (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, July, 1954
10623-2I'll Take The Low Road (alternate take)EmArcy (J) 175J-7/8
10623I'll Take The Low RoadEmArcy MG 26047, EP 1-6092
10624-3Clear Out Of This World (alternate take)EmArcy (J) 175J-7/8
10624Clear Out Of This WorldEmArcy MG 26047, EP 1-6092
10625-2Railroad Jack (alternate take)EmArcy (J) 175J-7/8
10625Railroad JackEmArcy MG 26047, EP 1-6092
* EmArcy MG 26047   John Williams
= EmArcy (J) 175J-7/8   The Complete John Williams On EmArcy
* EmArcy EP 1-6092   John Williams

Paul Quinichette Quintet

Paul Quinichette (tenor sax) Jimmy Jones or John Williams (piano) Jerome Darr (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
NYC, July, 1954
10590SundayEmArcy MG 26035, EP 1-6060
* EmArcy MG 26035   Paul Quinichette - Sequel
= EmArcy (J) 175J-5/6   The Complete Paul Quinichette On EmArcy
* EmArcy EP 1-6060   Paul Quinichette - Sequel

Clifford Brown - Max Roach Quintet

Clifford Brown (trumpet -1,3) Harold Land (tenor sax) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 2, 1954
1. 10856-2DelilahEmArcy MG 26043, EP 1-6074, MG 36036
2. 10857-2Darn That DreamEmArcy MG 36008, EP 1-6113
3. 10858-2Parisian ThoroughfareEmArcy MG 26043, EP 1-6074, MG 36036; Limelight LM 2-8201
* EmArcy MG 36036   Clifford Brown And Max Roach
* EmArcy MG 36008   Clifford Brown, Max Roach - Brown And Roach Incorporated
* Limelight LM 2-8201, LS 2-8601   The Immortal Clifford Brown
* EmArcy MG 26043   Clifford Brown And Max Roach
* EmArcy EP 1-6074   Clifford Brown And Max Roach
* EmArcy EP 1-6113   Clifford Brown, Max Roach - Mildama

Clifford Brown - Max Roach Quintet

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor sax -1/4) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 3, 1954
1. 10859-3Jordu (complete version)Limelight LM 2-8201; EmArcy (J) 195J-1
2. -Jordu (edited version)EmArcy MG 26043, MG 36036, EP 1-6075
3. 10860Sweet Clifford (mistitled as Clifford's Fantasy)Time LP 8
4. 10860-10Sweet CliffordEmArcy MG 36008, EP 1-6112, MG 36087
5. 10861-6Ghost Of A Chance (alternate take)Mainstream MRL 386
6. 10861-7Ghost Of A ChanceEmArcy MG 36008, EP 1-6112
* Limelight LM 2-8201, LS 2-8601   The Immortal Clifford Brown
* EmArcy (J) 195J-1   Clifford Brown - More Study In Brown
* EmArcy MG 36036   Clifford Brown And Max Roach
* Time LP 8   Clifford Brown - The Boss Man
* EmArcy MG 36008   Clifford Brown, Max Roach - Brown And Roach Incorporated
* EmArcy MG 36087   Various Artists - Today Is Bargain Day - A Collection Of All Star High Fidelity Recordings
* Mainstream MRL 386   Max Roach, Clifford Brown - Daahoud
* EmArcy MG 26043   Clifford Brown And Max Roach
* EmArcy EP 1-6075   Clifford Brown, Max Roach - Daahoud
* EmArcy EP 1-6112   Clifford Brown, Max Roach - Sweet Clifford

Dinah Washington With Hal Mooney Orchestra

Gus Chappel (trombone) Dinah Washington (vocals) unknown (vocal group) unidentified orchestra, Hal Mooney (arranger, conductor)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 3, 1954
10862-3DreamMercury 70439x45; Wing MGW 12140; EmArcy 814 184-1
10863-4I Don't Hurt Anymore-
10864-5Soft WindsMercury 70906x45, MG 20133, MG 20579
10865-9If It's The Last Thing I DoMercury 70600x45, MG 20579, (J) 18PJ-10140/43
* Wing MGW 12140   Dinah Washington - Late Late Show
* EmArcy 814 184-1   Dinah Washington - A Slick Chick (On The Mellow Side)
* Mercury MG 20133   Various Artists - Swinging For The King
* Mercury MG 20579   Dinah Washington - It's Dinah In Bluesville! (not released)
* Mercury (J) 18PJ-10140/43   The Complete Dinah Washington On Mercury, Vol. 3 - 1952-1954
* Mercury 70439x45   Dinah Washington - Dream / I Don't Hurt Anymore
* Mercury 70906x45   Dinah Washington - Soft Winds / Tears To Burn
* Mercury 70600x45   Dinah Washington - If It's The Last Thing I Do / I Diddle

Clifford Brown - Max Roach Quintet

Clifford Brown (trumpet -1/3) Harold Land (tenor sax -1/3) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 5, 1954
1. 10866-8Stompin' At The SavoyEmArcy MG 36008, EP 1-6111
2. 10867-4I Get A Kick Out Of YouEmArcy MG 36008, EP 1-6113; Mainstream MRL 386
3. 10867-5I Get A Kick Out Of You (alternate take)EmArcy 838 306-2
4. 10868-1I'll String Along With YouEmArcy MG 36008, EP 1-6111
* EmArcy MG 36008   Clifford Brown, Max Roach - Brown And Roach Incorporated
* Mainstream MRL 386   Max Roach, Clifford Brown - Daahoud
* EmArcy 838 306-2   The Complete EmArcy Recordings Of Clifford Brown - Brownie
* EmArcy EP 1-6111   Clifford Brown, Max Roach - Brown And Roach Incorporated
* EmArcy EP 1-6113   Clifford Brown, Max Roach - Mildama

Clifford Brown - Max Roach Quintet

Clifford Brown (trumpet -2/14) Harold Land (tenor sax -2/14) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 6, 1954
1. 10879-6These Foolish ThingsEmArcy EP 1-6087; Mainstream MRL 386; EmArcy (J) 195J-1
2. 10877-3Joy Spring (alternate take)EmArcy 838 306-2
3. 10877-4Joy SpringEmArcy MG 26043, EP 1-6075, MG 36036; Limelight LM 2-8201; Mainstream MRL 386
4. 10878-2Mildama (take 2)Mercury (J) SNP 1045; EmArcy 838 306-2
5. 10878-4Mildama (take 4)-
6. 10878-5Mildama (take 5)EmArcy (J) 195J-1
7. 10878-6Mildama (take 6)EmArcy 838 306-2
8. 10878Mildama (section II)-
9. -Mildama (section III)-
10. ---
11. ---
12. 10878-1/4Mildama (edited version)EmArcy MG 36008, EP 1-6113, DEM 1, MG 36071; Mainstream MRL 386
13. 10880DaahoudEmArcy MG 26043, MG 36036, EP 1-6075; Limelight L 3054, LM 2-8201
14. 10880-5Daahoud (alternate take)Mainstream MRL 386; EmArcy 838 306-2
* Mainstream MRL 386   Max Roach, Clifford Brown - Daahoud
* EmArcy (J) 195J-1   Clifford Brown - More Study In Brown
* EmArcy MG 36036   Clifford Brown And Max Roach
* Limelight LM 2-8201, LS 2-8601   The Immortal Clifford Brown
* EmArcy MG 36008   Clifford Brown, Max Roach - Brown And Roach Incorporated
* EmArcy MG 36071   Various Artists - Vol. 8 - The Jazz Giants - Drum Role
* EmArcy 838 306-2   The Complete EmArcy Recordings Of Clifford Brown - Brownie
* EmArcy MG 26043   Clifford Brown And Max Roach
* EmArcy DEM 1   Various Artists - This Is High Fidelity Jazz - Modern High Fidelity Sounds From EmArcy
* EmArcy EP 1-6087   Various Artists - Move
* EmArcy EP 1-6075   Clifford Brown, Max Roach - Daahoud
* EmArcy EP 1-6113   Clifford Brown, Max Roach - Mildama
* Mercury (J) SNP 1045   Clifford Brown - Mildama (take 2) / Mildama (take 4)
* Limelight L 3054   Clifford Brown - Daahoud / Embraceable You

Herb Geller Quartet

Herb Geller (alto sax) Lorraine Geller (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Lawrence Marable (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 6, 1954
10873Happy Go LuckyEmArcy MG 26045, EP 1-6078, MG 36045
10874You Stepped Out Of A DreamEmArcy MG 26045, EP 1-6079, MG 36045
10875Kahagoon-
10876Breaking Through The Sound BarrierEmArcy MG 26045, EP 1-6079, DEM 1, MG 36045
* EmArcy MG 36045   Herb Geller Plays
* EmArcy MG 26045   Herb Geller Plays
* EmArcy DEM 1   Various Artists - This Is High Fidelity Jazz - Modern High Fidelity Sounds From EmArcy
* EmArcy EP 1-6078   Herb Geller Plays
* EmArcy EP 1-6079   Herb Geller - Obviously Geller!

Herb Geller Quartet

Herb Geller (alto sax) Lorraine Geller (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Lawrence Marable (drums): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, August 9, 1954
10881A Room With A ViewEmArcy MG 26045, EP 1-6079, MG 36045
10882Sleigh RideEmArcy 16016, MG 26045, EP 1-6078, MG 36045
10883Silver Rain-
10884Alone TogetherEmArcy MG 26045, EP 1-6078, MG 36045
* EmArcy MG 36045   Herb Geller Plays
* EmArcy MG 26045   Herb Geller Plays
* EmArcy EP 1-6079   Herb Geller - Obviously Geller!
* EmArcy EP 1-6078   Herb Geller Plays
* EmArcy 16016, 16016x45   Herb Geller - Sleigh Ride / Silver Rain

Clifford Brown - Max Roach Septet

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Herb Geller, Joe Maini (alto sax -3/9) Walter Benton (tenor sax -3/9) Kenny Drew (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 11, 1954
1. 10887CaravanEmArcy MG 36102
2. -Caravan (The Boss Man)Time LP 8
3. 10885Coronado (aka Coronodo) (rehearsal take)Mercury (J) SNP 122, (J) 25PJ-58/61
4. 10885-6Coronado (aka Coronodo)EmArcy (J) 195J-2
5. 10885-10-EmArcy MG 36039
6. -Coronado (edited version)EmArcy EP 1-6141
7. 10886-1You Go To My HeadEmArcy MG 36039
8. -You Go To My Head (edited version)EmArcy EP 1-6141
9. 10888Autumn In New YorkEmArcy MG 36102
* EmArcy MG 36102   Clifford Brown All Stars - Caravan
* Time LP 8   Clifford Brown - The Boss Man
* Mercury (J) 25PJ-58/61   Various Artists - Mercury 40th Anniversary V.S.O.P. Album
* EmArcy (J) 195J-2   Clifford Brown - Jams 2
* EmArcy MG 36039   Various Artists - Best Coast Jazz
* EmArcy EP 1-6141   Various Artists - Best Coast Jazz
* Mercury (J) SNP 122   Clifford Brown - Coronado (reharsal take)

John Williams Trio

John Williams (piano) Bill Anthony (bass) Frank Isola (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, August 13, 1954
10889-5For Heaven's Sake (alternate take)EmArcy (J) 175J-7/8
10889For Heaven's SakeEmArcy MG 26047, EP 1-6092
10890Williams TellEmArcy MG 26047, EP 1-6091
10891Be Careful It's My Heart-
10892Blue Mirror-
10893Somewhere In The Night-
* EmArcy MG 26047   John Williams
= EmArcy (J) 175J-7/8   The Complete John Williams On EmArcy
* EmArcy EP 1-6092   John Williams
* EmArcy EP 1-6091   John Williams - Williams Tell

Dinah Washington With Clifford Brown - Max Roach Tentet

Maynard Ferguson, Clark Terry (trumpet -1,2,4/9,12) Clifford Brown (trumpet -1/8,12) Herb Geller (alto sax -1,4,6/10,12) Harold Land (tenor sax -1,4/9,12) Richie Powell (piano -1,4,5,7/10,12) Junior Mance (piano -1/4,6/9,11,12) George Morrow (bass -1,4,7/11) Keter Betts (bass -1,4,7/9) Keter Betts or George Morrow (bass -2,3,5,6,12) Max Roach (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals -2,3,5,6,8/12)
Los Angeles, CA, August 14, 1954
1. 10900-1What Is This Thing Called LoveEmArcy MG 36002, EP 1-6086
2. 10901I've Got You Under My SkinEmArcy MG 36000, EP 1-6080; Limelight LM 2-8201
3. 10902No MoreEmArcy MG 36000, EP 1-6081
4. 10903-2MoveEmArcy MG 36002, EP 1-6087, DEM 1
5. 10904-3Darn That DreamEmArcy MG 36002, EP 1-6088; Universal (J) UCCM-9031
6. 10905-2You Go To My HeadEmArcy MG 36000, EP 1-6082
7. 10906-1My Funny Valentine / Don't Worry 'Bout Me / Bess, You Is My Woman Now / It Might As Well Be SpringEmArcy MG 36002, EP 1-6088, DEM 1
8. 10907-5Lover Come Back To MeEmArcy MG 36000, EP 1-6080; Limelight LM 2-8201
9. 10908-2Alone Together / Summertime / Come Rain Or Come ShineEmArcy MG 36000, EP 1-6081, DEM 1
10. 10909-2Crazy, He Calls MeEmArcy (J) 195J-2; Universal (J) UCCM-9031
11. 10910-1There Is No Greater LoveEmArcy MG 36000, EP 1-6080
12. 10911-3I'll Remember AprilEmArcy (J) 195J-2; Universal (J) UCCM-9031
* EmArcy MG 36002   Various Artists - Jam Session
* EmArcy MG 36000   Dinah Jams Featuring Dinah Washington
= Universal (J) UCCM-9031   Dinah Jams Featuring Dinah Washington + 4
* Limelight LM 2-8201, LS 2-8601   The Immortal Clifford Brown
* EmArcy (J) 195J-2   Clifford Brown - Jams 2
* EmArcy DEM 1   Various Artists - This Is High Fidelity Jazz - Modern High Fidelity Sounds From EmArcy
* EmArcy EP 1-6086   Various Artists - Jam Session
* EmArcy EP 1-6080   Dinah Jams Featuring Dinah Washington
* EmArcy EP 1-6081   Guest Session Featuring Dinah Washington
* EmArcy EP 1-6087   Various Artists - Move
* EmArcy EP 1-6088   Dinah Washington - Guest In The House
* EmArcy EP 1-6082   Dinah Washington - Jamming With Dinah

Paul Bley Trio

Paul Bley (piano) Peter Ind (bass) Al Levitt (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, August 26, 1954
W233TopsyWing MGW 60001, EPW 1-6001
W234 | 10863My Heart-
W235 | 10922That Old Feeling-
W236 | 10918There'll Never Be Another You-
W239 | 10930My Old FlameWing MGW 60001
* Wing MGW 60001; EmArcy MG 36092; Universal (J) UCCM-9107   Paul Bley
* Wing EPW 1-6001   Paul Bley Trio (no details)

Paul Bley Trio

Paul Bley (piano) Peter Ind (bass) Al Levitt (drums): same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, August 30, 1954
W238 | 11058I Want To Be HappyWing MGW 60001
W240 | 10925Time On My Hands-
W242 | 10931This Can't Be Love-
W243 | 10929My One And Only (What Am I Gonna Do)-
W244 | 1110652nd Street Theme-
* Wing MGW 60001; EmArcy MG 36092; Universal (J) UCCM-9107   Paul Bley

Paul Bley

Paul Bley (piano) and others
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, August, 1954
10862Out Of The BlueMercury unissued
10863My Heart-
10864Goodbye-
10865Opus 5-

Joe Gordon Quintet

Joe Gordon (trumpet) Charlie Rouse (tenor sax) Junior Mance (piano) Jimmy Schenck (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, September 3, 1954
10952GrasshopperEmArcy MG 26046, EP 1-6090, MG 36025
10953Flash Gordon-
W249 | 10954Evening LightsWing MGW 60002; EmArcy (J) EJD 3071; Verve 314 538 634-2
11086XochimilcoEmArcy MG 36025
* EmArcy MG 36025, (J) EJD 3071; Universal (J) UCCM-9106   Introducing Joe Gordon
= Verve 314 538 634-2   Blakey Featuring Art Blakey
* Wing MGW 60002; EmArcy MG 36093   Clark Terry, Paul Gonsalves, Joe Gordon, Art Mardigan - The Jazz School
* EmArcy MG 26046   Introducing Joe Gordon
* EmArcy EP 1-6090   Joe Gordon - Gordon's Way

Joe Gordon Quintet

Joe Gordon (trumpet) Charlie Rouse (tenor sax) Junior Mance (piano) Jimmy Schenck (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, September 8, 1954
10948Bous BierEmArcy MG 36025
10949Toll BridgeEmArcy MG 26046, EP 1-6089, MG 36025
10950Lady Bob-
W254 | 10951Body And SoulWing MGW 60002; EmArcy (J) EJD 3071; Verve 314 538 634-2
* EmArcy MG 36025, (J) EJD 3071; Universal (J) UCCM-9106   Introducing Joe Gordon
= Verve 314 538 634-2   Blakey Featuring Art Blakey
* Wing MGW 60002; EmArcy MG 36093   Clark Terry, Paul Gonsalves, Joe Gordon, Art Mardigan - The Jazz School
* EmArcy MG 26046   Introducing Joe Gordon
* EmArcy EP 1-6089   Introducing Joe Gordon

Lars Gullin With The Moretone Singers

Leppe Sundevall (alto horn) Curt Jarnberg (trombone) Lars Gullin (baritone sax) Bengt Hallberg (piano) George Riedel (bass) William Schiopffe (drums) The Moretone Singers
"Korsager School", Copenhagen, Denmark, September 11-13, 1954
mrxxx | 11899Late DateMetronome (Swd) MEP 86; EmArcy MG 36059; Dragon (Swd) DRLP 127
mrxxx | 11907Lover ManMetronome (Swd) MEP 87; EmArcy MG 36059; Dragon (Swd) DRLP 127
mrxxx | 11905Beautiful HeartMetronome (Swd) MEP 86; EmArcy MG 36059; Dragon (Swd) DRLP 127
mrxxx | 11904Gone With The Wind-
mrxxx | 11908MerlinMetronome (Swd) MEP 87; EmArcy MG 36059; Dragon (Swd) DRLP 127
mrxxxMerlin (alternate take)Dragon (Swd) DRLP 127
* EmArcy MG 36059   Lars Gullin With The Moretone Singers
* Dragon (Swd) DRLP 127   The Great Lars Gullin, Vol. 3 1954/55 - With The Moretone Singers
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 86; Esquire (E) EP 58   Lars Gullin With The Moretone Singers, Vol. 1
= EmArcy EP 1-6150   Lars Gullin With The Moretone Singers
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 87; Esquire (E) EP 88   Lars Gullin With The Moretone Singers, Vol. 2

Red Prysock And His Orchestra

Frank Gailbreath (trumpet) Julius Sparrow (trombone) Red Prysock (tenor sax) Clarence Eugene Wright (baritone sax) Roland Johnson (vibes) Jimmy Neeley (piano) Herbert Gordy (bass) Cornelius Thomas (drums)
NYC, September 13, 1954
10936Fats PlaceMercury 70460, MG 20088
10937Shake A Handunissued
10938Red SpeaksMercury 70787x45; Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 502
10939Hey ThereMercury 70460; Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 502
* Mercury MG 20088   Red Prysock - Rock 'N Roll
* Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 502   Red Prysock - Cryin' My Heart Out
* Mercury 70787x45   Red Prysock - Red Speaks / Zip
* Mercury 70460, 70460x45   Red Prysock - Fats Place / Hey There

Sarah Vaughan

Sarah Vaughan (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Hugo Peretti (conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, September 24, 1954
10744Idle GossipMercury 70469, EP 1-3287, MG 20219
10745Make Yourself ComfortableMercury 70469, EP 1-3287, MG 20094, MG 20161, MG 20645, MG 207C
* Mercury MG 20219   Sarah Vaughan - Wonderful Sarah
* Mercury MG 20094   Sarah Vaughan At The Blue Note
* Mercury MG 20161   Various Artists - Songs For The Mood You're In
* Mercury MG 20645, SR 60645   Sarah Vaughan's Golden Hits
* Mercury MG 207C   Sarah Vaughan - ???
* Mercury EP 1-3287   Sarah Vaughan - Tops In Pops - Song Smoothies
* Mercury 70469   Sarah Vaughan (no details)

Jorgen Ryg Quartet

Jorgen Ryg (trumpet) Jorgen Lausen (piano) Erik Moseholm (bass) William Schiopffe (drums)
Copenhagen, Denmark, September, 1954
W395I Didn't KnowEmArcy MG 36099
W396Chloe-
W397Gillchrist-
W398Ain't Misbehavin'-
* EmArcy MG 36099   Jorgen Ryg Jazz Quartet

Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra

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) Lola Dee (vocals -3) The Smarty Airs (vocal group -4)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, September, 1954
1. 11034Rock Rock!Mercury 70493
2. 11035-2Bongo Guitar (Oye Negra)Mercury 70482, EP 1-3289, MG 20336
3. 11036Dig That Crazy Santa ClausMercury 70493
4. 11037-2Kiss Crazy BabyMercury 70482, EP 1-3289
* Mercury MG 20336   The Hits That Made Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra Famous
* Mercury EP 1-3289   Ralph Marterie - Tops In Pops - Pop Favorites
* Mercury 70493, 70482   Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra (no details)

Roy Haynes Sextet

Ake Persson (trombone -1,2) Bjarne Nerem (tenor sax -1/3) Sahib Shihab as Ed Gregory (baritone, alto sax -1/3,5) Adrian Acea (piano) Joe Benjamin (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, October 3, 1954
1. mr757 | 11422Little LeonaMetronome (Swd) MEP 90; EmArcy MG 26048, MG 36083; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-103
2. mr758 | 11423Miss MopsyMetronome (Swd) MEP 91; EmArcy MG 26048, MG 36083; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-103
3. mr759 | 11424He's Gone Again-
4. mr760 | 11425HagnesMetronome (Swd) MEP 90; EmArcy MG 26048, MG 36083; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-103
5.Red CrossMetronome (Swd) JMLP 2-105
* EmArcy MG 36083; Universal (J) UCCM-9108   Roy Haynes, Quincy Jones - Jazz Abroad
* Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-103   Various Artists - Americans In Sweden 1949-1954, Vol. 2 - Stockholm Sweetnin'
* Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-105   Various Artists - Americans In Sweden 1954-1959, Vol. 3 - Plenty, Plenty Soul
* EmArcy MG 26048   Roy Haynes - Busman's Holiday
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 90; Esquire (E) EP 62   Swingin' With Roy Haynes, Vol. 1
= EmArcy EP 1-6124   Roy Haynes - Busman's Holiday
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 91; Esquire (E) EP 63   Swingin' With Roy Haynes, Vol. 2
= EmArcy EP 1-6125   Roy Haynes - In Sweden

Sarah Vaughan

Sarah Vaughan (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Hugo Peretti (conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, October 20 & 21, 1954
10794Oh YeahMercury 70575, MG 20219, EP 1-4017
10795-1I'm In The Mood For LoveMercury MG 25213, MG 20094, EP 1-3305
10796-1I Don't Know Why-
10798-4Let's Put Out The Lights-
10799Waltzing Down The AisleMercury 70534, MG 20223, EP 1-4017
10800-1It's MagicMercury MG 25213, MG 20094, EP 1-3304
10801-1HoneyMercury MG 25213, MG 20094, EP 1-3305
* Mercury MG 20219   Sarah Vaughan - Wonderful Sarah
* Mercury MG 20094   Sarah Vaughan At The Blue Note
* Mercury MG 20223   Sarah Vaughan - In A Romantic Mood
* Mercury MG 25213   Sarah Vaughan - Devine Sarah Sings
* Mercury EP 1-3305   Songs By Sarah Vaughan
* Mercury EP 1-3304   Sarah Vaughan - The Devine Sarah Sings
* Mercury 70575, EP 1-4017, 70534   Sarah Vaughan (no details)

Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra

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 WhiteMercury MG 20125, EP 1-4015
11257Darling, Je Vous Aime BeaucoupMercury MG 20125, EP 1-4015; Wing MGW 12179
11258Dream SerenadeMercury MG 20128
11259Blue Boogie-
11260Don't Cry (vocal)unissued
11261Night CapMercury MG 20128
11262Melancholy Rhapsody-
* Mercury MG 20125   Ralph Marterie - On Bandstand #1
* Wing MGW 12179, SRW 16179   Ralph Marterie - Dance Album
* Mercury MG 20128   Ralph Marterie - Salute To The Aragon Ballroom
* Mercury EP 1-4015   Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra (no details)

Dinah Washington

Dinah Washington (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Hal Mooney (arranger, conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, November 2, 1954
11061-5Wishing WellMercury 70497x45, MG 20579
11062-16Teach Me TonightMercury 70497x45, EP 1-4006, MG 20579; EmArcy 814 184-1
11063-5I Just Couldn't Stand It No MoreMercury 70776x45; Wing MGW 12140
11064-9Remember MeMercury MG 20623
* Mercury MG 20579   Dinah Washington - It's Dinah In Bluesville! (not released)
* EmArcy 814 184-1   Dinah Washington - A Slick Chick (On The Mellow Side)
* Wing MGW 12140   Dinah Washington - Late Late Show
* Mercury MG 20623, SR 60623   Dinah Washington - More Of The Good Old Days (not released?)
* Mercury 70497x45   Dinah Washington - Wishing Well / Teach Me Tonight
* Mercury 70776x45   Dinah Washington - The Show Must Go On / I Just Couldn't Stand It No More
* Mercury EP 1-4006   Dinah Washington (no details)

Paul Quinichette And His Orchestra

Sam Most (flute) Paul Quinichette (tenor sax) Sir Charles Thompson (piano) Jerome Darr, Barry Gabbraith (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Harold Wing (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, November 4, 1954
11065Plush Life (alternate take)Mercury (J) 25PJ-58/61
-Plush LifeEmArcy MG 36003, EP 1-6095
11066You're Crying-
11067Shorty GeorgeEmArcy MG 36003, EP 1-6093
11068Pablo's RoonieEmArcy MG 36003, EP 1-6094
* Mercury (J) 25PJ-58/61   Various Artists - Mercury 40th Anniversary V.S.O.P. Album
* EmArcy MG 36003   Moods Featuring Paul Quinichette
= EmArcy (J) 175J-5/6   The Complete Paul Quinichette On EmArcy
* EmArcy EP 1-6095   Paul Quinichette - Accent On Mambo
* EmArcy EP 1-6093   Paul Quinichette - Moods
* EmArcy EP 1-6094   Paul Quinichette - Afro To Afro Cool

Sarah Vaughan

Sarah Vaughan (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Hugo Peretti (conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, November 12, 1954
10811How Important Can It BeMercury 70534, MG 20223, EP 1-4017, MG 20645
10814-3The Touch Of Your LipsMercury MG 25213, MG 20094, EP 1-3304
10815-5'S Wonderful-
10816-1Tenderly-
* Mercury MG 20223   Sarah Vaughan - In A Romantic Mood
* Mercury MG 20645, SR 60645   Sarah Vaughan's Golden Hits
* Mercury MG 20094   Sarah Vaughan At The Blue Note
* Mercury MG 25213   Sarah Vaughan - Devine Sarah Sings
* Mercury EP 1-3304   Sarah Vaughan - The Devine Sarah Sings
* Mercury 70534, EP 1-4017   Sarah Vaughan (no details)

Paul Quinichette And His Orchestra

Herbie Mann (flute, tenor sax) Paul Quinichette (tenor sax) Jimmy Jones (piano) Al Hall (bass) Tommy Lopez (congas) Manny Oquendo (bongos) Willie Rodriguez (timbales)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, November 22, 1954
11069Tropical IntrigueEmArcy MG 36003, EP 1-6093
11070GrasshopperEmArcy MG 36003, EP 1-6095, MG 36071
11071Dilemma DiabloEmArcy MG 36003, EP 1-6093
11072I Can't Believe That You're In Love With MeEmArcy MG 36003, EP 1-6094
* EmArcy MG 36003   Moods Featuring Paul Quinichette
= EmArcy (J) 175J-5/6   The Complete Paul Quinichette On EmArcy
* EmArcy MG 36071   Various Artists - Vol. 8 - The Jazz Giants - Drum Role
* EmArcy EP 1-6093   Paul Quinichette - Moods
* EmArcy EP 1-6095   Paul Quinichette - Accent On Mambo
* EmArcy EP 1-6094   Paul Quinichette - Afro To Afro Cool

Emil Stern And His Orchestra

Emil Stern (piano, arranger, conductor) unidentified orchestra
Paris, France, late 1954
W271StardustWing MGW 12002
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-
* Wing MGW 12002   Emil Stern - Moods
= Mercury MG 20206   Emil Stern - Moody

Buddy Johnson And His Orchestra

Ricky Harper, Willis Nelson, Andrew Wood (trumpet) Steve Pulliam, Julius Watson (trombone) Harold Minerve (alto sax) Johnny Burdine, Purvis Henson (tenor sax) Teddy Conyers (baritone sax) Buddy Johnson (piano) Chauncey "Lord" Westbrook (guitar) Leon Spann (bass) Emmanuel Simms (drums) Nolan Lewis (vocals -1,3) Ella Johnson (vocals -2,4)
NYC, December 15, 1954
1. 11073Bitter SweetMercury 70656, MG 20322
2. 11074-8Crazy 'Bout A SaxophoneMercury 70523; Wing MGW 12005
3. 11075-5Send Out For A Bucket Of BeerMercury 70656
4. 11076-9Gotta Go (Upside Your Head)Mercury 70523; Wing MGW 12005
* Mercury MG 20322   Buddy Johnson - Walkin'
* Wing MGW 12005; Mercury MG 20209   Buddy Johnson - Rock 'N Roll
= Wing MGW 12111   Buddy Johnson - Rock 'N Roll Stage Show
* Mercury 70656, 70523   Buddy Johnson And His Orchestra (no details)

Sarah Vaughan With Clifford Brown Sextet

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Herbie Mann (flute) Paul Quinichette (tenor sax) Jimmy Jones (piano) Joe Benjamin (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Sarah Vaughan (vocals)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, December 16, 1954
11077-8September SongEmArcy MG 36004, EP 1-6099; Limelight LM 2-8201
11078Lullaby Of BirdlandMercury 826 320-2; Verve 314 543 305-2
11078-7/9Lullaby Of Birdland (edited version)EmArcy MG 36004, EP 1-6099, MG 36087
11079-6I'm Glad There Is YouEmArcy MG 36004, EP 1-6098
11080-7You're Not The KindEmArcy MG 36004, EP 1-6097
* EmArcy MG 36004; Verve 314 543 305-2   Sarah Vaughan
* Limelight LM 2-8201, LS 2-8601   The Immortal Clifford Brown
* EmArcy MG 36087   Various Artists - Today Is Bargain Day - A Collection Of All Star High Fidelity Recordings
* Mercury 826 320-2   The Complete Sarah Vaughan On Mercury, Vol. 1 - Great Jazz Years 1954-1956
* EmArcy EP 1-6099   Sarah Vaughan - Lullaby Of Birdland
* EmArcy EP 1-6098   Sarah Vaughan - Sincerely, Sarah
* EmArcy EP 1-6097   Sarah Vaughan - The Devine Sarah

Sarah Vaughan With Clifford Brown Sextet

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Herbie Mann (flute) Paul Quinichette (tenor sax) Jimmy Jones (piano) Joe Benjamin (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Sarah Vaughan (vocals): same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, December 18, 1954
11081-5JimEmArcy MG 36004, EP 1-6096
11082-5He's My Guy-
11083-8April In ParisEmArcy MG 36004, EP 1-6097
11084-4It's CrazyEmArcy MG 36004; Limelight LM 2-8201
11085-1Embraceable YouEmArcy MG 36004, EP 1-6098
* EmArcy MG 36004; Verve 314 543 305-2   Sarah Vaughan
* Limelight LM 2-8201, LS 2-8601   The Immortal Clifford Brown
* EmArcy EP 1-6096   Sarah Vaughan
* EmArcy EP 1-6097   Sarah Vaughan - The Devine Sarah
* EmArcy EP 1-6098   Sarah Vaughan - Sincerely, Sarah

Helen Merrill With Quincy Jones And His Orchestra

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Danny Bank (flute, baritone sax) Jimmy Jones (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Helen Merrill (vocals) Quincy Jones (arranger, conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, December 22, 1954
11087-5Don't ExplainEmArcy MG 36006, EP 1-6103
11088-3Born To Be BlueEmArcy MG 36006, EP 1-6105
11089-6You'd Be So Nice To Come Home ToEmArcy MG 36006, EP 1-6103
11090-10'S Wonderful-
* EmArcy MG 36006; Universal (J) UCCM-9032   Helen Merrill
* EmArcy EP 1-6103   Hush Featuring Helen Merrill
* EmArcy EP 1-6105   Soul Featuring Helen Merrill

Helen Merrill With Quincy Jones And His Orchestra

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Danny Bank (flute, baritone sax) Jimmy Jones (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Helen Merrill (vocals) Quincy Jones (arranger, conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, December 24, 1954
11091-7YesterdaysEmArcy MG 36006, EP 1-6104
11092-10Falling In Love With Love-
11093-1What's NewEmArcy MG 36006, EP 1-6105
* EmArcy MG 36006; Universal (J) UCCM-9032   Helen Merrill
* EmArcy EP 1-6104   Helen Merrill
* EmArcy EP 1-6105   Soul Featuring Helen Merrill

Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra

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
11315Remember MeMercury 70535
11316Blue Mirage (Don't Go)Mercury MG 20336
11317Bernie's TuneMercury EP 1-4015
11318Move OverMercury MG 20128
11319What's New-
* Mercury MG 20336   The Hits That Made Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra Famous
* Mercury MG 20128   Ralph Marterie - Salute To The Aragon Ballroom
* Mercury 70535, EP 1-4015   Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra (no details)

Ethel Waters

Reginald Beane (piano) Ethel Waters (vocals)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1954
10437Paper MoonMercury MG 20051, EP 1-3245
10438Happiness Is A Thing Called JoeMercury MG 20051
10439Can't Help Lovin' Dat ManMercury MG 20051, EP 1-3245
10440Summertime-
10441SuppertimeMercury MG 20051, EP 1-3246
10442St. Louis BluesMercury MG 20051, EP 1-3245
10443Travelin' All AloneMercury MG 20051, EP 1-3246
10444A Hundred Years From TodayMercury MG 20051
10445Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless ChildMercury MG 20051, EP 1-3246
10446The CrucifixionMercury MG 20051
10447Little Black BoyMercury MG 20051, EP 1-3246
* Mercury MG 20051   The Favorite Songs Of Ethel Waters
* Mercury EP 1-3245   Ethel Waters - A Collection Of Songs
* Mercury EP 1-3246   Ethel Waters (no details)

Georgia Gibbs With Glenn Osser Orchestra

Georgia Gibbs (vocals) Fred Lowery (whistling -1) unidentified orchestra, Glenn Osser (conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1954
1. 10434Whistle And I'll DanceMercury 70386, EP 1-3241
2. 10435Wait For Me DancingMercury 70386
3. 10436How Did He LookMercury MG 25199, EP 1-3265, MG 20071, MG 20161
* Mercury MG 20071   Georgia Gibbs - Music And Memories
* Mercury MG 20161   Various Artists - Songs For The Mood You're In
* Mercury EP 1-3265   Georgia Gibbs - The Man That Got Away
* Mercury 70386, EP 1-3241, MG 25199   Georgia Gibbs With Glenn Osser Orchestra (no details)

Sammy Spear And His Orchestra

Sammy Spear (trumpet, conductor) unidentified orchestra
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1954
10295AllegroMercury MG 25186
10296Melon Time In DixielandMercury MG 25186, MG 20116
-Melon Time In Dixieland (vocal)-
10297Black And White-
10298Smokey Mokes-
10299That Moaning Trombone-
10300Chicken Reel-
10301Spaghetti Rag-
10302When Frances Dances With MeMercury MG 25186
* Mercury MG 20116   Sammy Spear - Authentic Ragtime Music
* Mercury MG 25186   Sammy Spear - Hits Of Yesteryear

Georgia Gibbs With Glenn Osser Orchestra

Georgia Gibbs (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Glenn Osser (conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1954
10479Ev'ry Road Must Have A TurningMercury 70572, MG 20144, EP 1-4013
10480The Man That Got AwayMercury 70430, MG 25199, EP 1-3265, MG 20071
10481Baby, Won't You Please Come HomeMercury MG 25199, EP 1-3265, MG 20071
10482After You've GoneMercury MG 25199, EP 1-3266, MG 20071
10485More Than EverMercury 70430
* Mercury MG 20144   The Crew Cuts - Rock And Roll Bash
* Mercury MG 20071   Georgia Gibbs - Music And Memories
* Mercury EP 1-3265   Georgia Gibbs - The Man That Got Away
* Mercury 70572, EP 1-4013, 70430, MG 25199, EP 1-3266   Georgia Gibbs With Glenn Osser Orchestra (no details)

Emil Stern And His Orchestra

Emil Stern (piano, arranger, conductor) unidentified orchestra
Paris, France, 1954
W320Embraceable YouWing MGW 12002
W321I Surrender, Dear-
W322Street Car-
W323Love Walked In-
* Wing MGW 12002   Emil Stern - Moods
= Mercury MG 20206   Emil Stern - Moody

Anna Maria Alberghetti

Anna Maria Alberghetti (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Daniele Alberghetti (conductor)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1954
11001The Firefly (Le Lucciole)Mercury MG 20056
11002The Blonde Girl In Gondola (La Biondina In Gondoletta)-
11003Darling, Come Back To Me (Non Ti Scordar Di Me)-
11004Time For Sleeping-
11005Kiss, Kiss, Kiss-
11006The Song From Desiree (We Meet Again)-
11007Dancing Doll-
11008Esterllita (Little Star)-
11013Theme And Variations-
11014Musetta's Waltz-
11015Gianninamia-
11016It's A Most Unusual Day-
* Mercury MG 20056; Wing MGW 12135   Songs By Anna Maria Alberghetti

Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra

Buddy Morrow (trombone, leader) Jerry Mercer (vocals -2,6) Dorothy Kay (vocals -6) unknown (vocal group -3) unidentified orchestra
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1954
1. 11025My Melancholy BabyMercury MG 20062, EP 1-3321
2. 11026Rock A-Beatin' BoogieMercury 70477
3. 11027Mr. Sandman-
4. 11029On The AlamoMercury 70512; Wing MGW 12102
5. 11032IntermezzoMercury MG 25216, MG 20062, EP 1-3313, EP 1-3321
6. 11033Let's Do ItMercury MG 25216, MG 20062, EP 1-3312, EP 1-3321
* Mercury MG 20062   Buddy Morrow - Shall We Dance
* Wing MGW 12102   Buddy Morrow - Dance Date!
* Mercury MG 25216   Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra
* Mercury EP 1-3321, 70477, 70512, EP 1-3313, EP 1-3312   Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra (no details)

Leon Sash With Lee Morgan And The Meadowlarks

Leon Sash (accordion) Rudy Kerpays (piano) Sully Picerno (bass) Max Mariash (drums) with Lee Morgan (vocals, chorus) and The Meadowlarks: Bob Bleznick, Marie Renaldo, Elaine Rodgers, Ed Vana (chorus) Maury Jackson (chorus -1/10, chorus, guitar -11)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1954
1. 10518Leon The LionEmArcy 16003; Mercury PSPS 1-101
2. 10503Swing Brother SwingEmArcy 16012; Mercury PSPS 1-101
3.Sweet And GentleMercury PSPS 1-101
4. 10970Give Me A Solid Beat-
5. 10517Minoring For GoldEmArcy 16012; Mercury PSPS 1-101
6. 10971Let's Fall In LoveMercury PSPS 1-101
7. 10972Runaway-
8.It's Sentimental-
9. 10504Package For PeggyEmArcy 16003; Mercury PSPS 1-101
10. 10969It's The Talk Of The TownMercury PSPS 1-101
11.Tell Me You're In Love With Me-
* Mercury PSPS 1-101   Leon Sash - The Master
* EmArcy 16003, 16003x45   Leon Sash - Package For Peggy / Leon The Lion
* EmArcy 16012, 16012x45   Leon Sash - Swing Brother Swing / Minoring For Gold

Georgia Gibbs

Georgia Gibbs (vocals) unidentified orchestra
1954
10462All AloneMercury MG 25199, EP 1-3266
10463I'll Be Seeing YouMercury MG 25199, EP 1-3265, MG 20071
10464What'll I DoMercury MG 25199, EP 1-3266, MG 20071
10465It's The Talk Of The Town-
* Mercury MG 20071   Georgia Gibbs - Music And Memories
* Mercury EP 1-3265   Georgia Gibbs - The Man That Got Away
* Mercury MG 25199, EP 1-3266   Georgia Gibbs (no details)

Paul Bley

Paul Bley (piano) and others
Fine Sound Studios, NYC?, maybe 1954
10869If I'm LuckyMercury unissued
10870Opus 3-
10871Blues-
10872Hasty Pudding-
10873Irridescence-