Mercury Records Discography: 1955

1955 (10th anniversary)

Clark Terry Septet

Clark Terry (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Horace Silver (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Oscar Pettiford (bass, cello) Art Blakey (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, January 3, 1955
11094Double PlayEmArcy MG 36007, EP 1-6108
11095Slow Boat-
11096SwahiliEmArcy MG 36007, EP 1-6106, DEM 2
11097Co-OpEmArcy MG 36007, EP 1-6107
* EmArcy MG 36007; Verve 314 537 754-2; Universal (J) UCCM-9104   Clark Terry
= EmArcy (J) 195J-10107   Clark Terry + 5
* EmArcy DEM 2   Various Artists - Jazz Of Two Decades
* EmArcy EP 1-6108   Clark Terry In The P.M.
* EmArcy EP 1-6106   Clark Terry Plays Swahili And Kitten
* EmArcy EP 1-6107   Clark Terry In The A.M.

Clark Terry Septet

Clark Terry (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Horace Silver (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Oscar Pettiford (bass, cello) Art Blakey (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger): same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, January 4, 1955
11098The CountessEmArcy MG 36007, EP 1-6107
11099ChucklesEmArcy MG 36007, EP 1-6108
11100TumaEmArcy MG 36007, EP 1-6107
11101KittenEmArcy MG 36007, EP 1-6106
* EmArcy MG 36007; Verve 314 537 754-2; Universal (J) UCCM-9104   Clark Terry
= EmArcy (J) 195J-10107   Clark Terry + 5
* EmArcy EP 1-6107   Clark Terry In The A.M.
* EmArcy EP 1-6108   Clark Terry In The P.M.
* EmArcy EP 1-6106   Clark Terry Plays Swahili And Kitten

Screamin' Jay Hawkins With The Leroy Kirkland Orchestra

Al Sears, Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Budd Johnson (baritone sax) George Butcher (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Al Lucas (bass) David "Panama" Francis (drums) Screamin' Jay Hawkins (vocals) Leroy Kirkland (arranger)
NYC, January 10, 1955
11102-8In My Front RoomBear Family (G) BCD 15530
11103-7This Is AllMercury 70549; Bear Family (G) BCD 15530; Mercury 314 528 292-2
11104-11What That IsBear Family (G) BCD 15530; Mercury 314 528 292-2
11105-9She Put The Whammy On MeMercury 70549, SR 61187; Bear Family (G) BCD 15530; Mercury 314 528 292-2
* Mercury SR 61187   Various Artists - Original Golden Soul, Vol. 2
= Mercury SRM 2-600   Various Artists - Original Gold Soul - 21 All Time Soul Greats
* Bear Family (G) BCD 15530   Screamin' Jay Hawkins - Spellbound 1955-1974
* Mercury 314 528 292-2   Various Artists - The Mercury Blues 'N' Rhythm Story 1945-1955
* Mercury 70549   Screamin' Jay Hawkins With The Leroy Kirkland Orchestra (no details)

Dinah Washington

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 YouMercury 70537, EP 1-4006, (J) 30JD-10144/46
11108-15You Stay On My MindMercury 70537, EP 1-4006; Wing MGW 12140
* Wing MGW 12140   Dinah Washington - Late Late Show
* Mercury (J) 30JD-10144/46   The Complete Dinah Washington On Mercury, Vol. 4 - 1954-1956
* Mercury 70537, 70537x45   Dinah Washington - That's All I Want From You / You Stay On My Mind
* Mercury EP 1-4006   Dinah Washington (no details)

Red Prysock And His Orchestra

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
11111Little JamieMercury 70540x45, MG 20088
11112ZonkedMercury 70602x45, MG 20088, EP 1-3334
11113ZipMercury 70787x45, MG 20088
11114Rock 'N RollMercury 70540x45, MG 20088, EP 1-3334
11115The Horn BlowsMercury 70602x45
* Mercury MG 20088   Red Prysock - Rock 'N Roll
* Mercury 70540x45   Red Prysock - Little Jamie / Rock 'N Roll
* Mercury 70602x45   Red Prysock - Zonked / The Horn Blows
* Mercury 70787x45   Red Prysock - Red Speaks / Zip
* Mercury EP 1-3334   Red Prysock And His Orchestra (no details)

Dinah Washington

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 SaleEmArcy MG 36065; Mercury EP 1-3351, MG 20623; Wing SRW 16386
11110-14I Concentrate On YouMercury 70694x45, MG 20579, (J) 30JD-10144/46
* EmArcy MG 36065   Dinah Washington - Dinah!
* Mercury MG 20623, SR 60623   Dinah Washington - More Of The Good Old Days (not released?)
* Wing SRW 16386   Dinah Washington - The Original Soul Sister
* Mercury MG 20579   Dinah Washington - It's Dinah In Bluesville! (not released)
* Mercury (J) 30JD-10144/46   The Complete Dinah Washington On Mercury, Vol. 4 - 1954-1956
* Mercury 70694x45   Dinah Washington - I Concentrate On You / Not Without You
* Mercury EP 1-3351   Dinah Washington (no details)

Clifford Brown - Max Roach Quintet With Neal Hefti Orchestra

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Richie Powell (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums) 6 violins, 2 violas, 1 cello, Neal Hefti (arranger, conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, January 18, 1955
11116-6Portrait Of JennieEmArcy MG 36005, EP 1-6102
11117-5What's NewEmArcy MG 36005, EP 1-6100, MG 36086
11118-4YesterdaysEmArcy MG 36005, EP 1-6100; Mercury MG 20827
11119-8Where Or WhenEmArcy MG 36005, EP 1-6101
* EmArcy MG 36005   Clifford Brown With Strings
= West Wind (G) WW 032, WW 2032   Clifford Brown And The Neal Hefti Orchestra
* EmArcy MG 36086   Various Artists - For Jazz Lovers
* Mercury MG 20827, SR 60827   Clifford Brown - Remember Clifford
* EmArcy EP 1-6102   Portraits By Clifford Brown
* EmArcy EP 1-6100   Clifford Brown With Strings
* EmArcy EP 1-6101   Clifford Brown - Lush Sounds

Clifford Brown - Max Roach Quintet With Neal Hefti Orchestra

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Richie Powell (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums) 6 violins, 2 violas, 1 cello, Neal Hefti (arranger, conductor): same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, January 19, 1955
11120-7Can't Help Lovin' Dat ManEmArcy MG 36005, EP 1-6100
11121-11Smoke Gets In Your EyesEmArcy MG 36005, EP 1-6101; Mercury MG 20827
11122-8LauraEmArcy MG 36005, EP 1-6102; Limelight LM 2-8201; Mercury MG 20827
11123-4Memories Of YouEmArcy MG 36005, EP 1-6102
* EmArcy MG 36005   Clifford Brown With Strings
= West Wind (G) WW 032, WW 2032   Clifford Brown And The Neal Hefti Orchestra
* Mercury MG 20827, SR 60827   Clifford Brown - Remember Clifford
* Limelight LM 2-8201, LS 2-8601   The Immortal Clifford Brown
* EmArcy EP 1-6100   Clifford Brown With Strings
* EmArcy EP 1-6101   Clifford Brown - Lush Sounds
* EmArcy EP 1-6102   Portraits By Clifford Brown

Clifford Brown - Max Roach Quintet With Neal Hefti Orchestra

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Richie Powell (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums) 6 violins, 2 violas, 1 cello, Neal Hefti (arranger, conductor): same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, January 20, 1955
11124-6Embraceable YouEmArcy MG 36005, EP 1-6102; Limelight L 3054, LM 2-8201
11125-7Blue MoonEmArcy MG 36005, EP 1-6100
11126-4Willow Weep For MeEmArcy MG 36005, EP 1-6101; Limelight LM 2-8201; Mercury MG 20827
11127-7Stardust-
* EmArcy MG 36005   Clifford Brown With Strings
= West Wind (G) WW 032, WW 2032   Clifford Brown And The Neal Hefti Orchestra
* Limelight LM 2-8201, LS 2-8601   The Immortal Clifford Brown
* Mercury MG 20827, SR 60827   Clifford Brown - Remember Clifford
* EmArcy EP 1-6102   Portraits By Clifford Brown
* EmArcy EP 1-6100   Clifford Brown With Strings
* EmArcy EP 1-6101   Clifford Brown - Lush Sounds
* Limelight L 3054   Clifford Brown - Daahoud / Embraceable You

Lars Gullin Quartet

Lars Gullin (baritone sax) Rolf Berg (guitar) George Riedel (bass) Bo Stoor (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, January 26, 1955
mr818 | 11418Manchester FogMetronome (Swd) MEP 105; EmArcy MG 36012, EP 1-6121; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-107; Dragon (Swd) DRLP 181
mr819 | 11419Lars Meets JeffMetronome (Swd) MEP 105; EmArcy MG 36012, EP 1-6123; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-107; Dragon (Swd) DRLP 181
mr820 | 11420A La CarteMetronome (Swd) MEP 106; EmArcy MG 36012, EP 1-6122; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-107; Dragon (Swd) DRLP 181
mr821 | 11421SohoMetronome (Swd) MEP 106; EmArcy MG 36012, EP 1-6121; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-107; Dragon (Swd) DRLP 181
mr818Manchester Fog (alternate take)Dragon (Swd) DRLP 127, DRLP 181
mr819Lars Meets Jeff (alternate take)Dragon (Swd) DRLP 127
* EmArcy MG 36012   Lars Gullin
* Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-107   Lars Gullin 1954-1956 - Manchester Fog
* Dragon (Swd) DRLP 181   The Great Lars Gullin, Vol. 5 1954/55 - Danny's Dream And Manchester Fog
* Dragon (Swd) DRLP 127   The Great Lars Gullin, Vol. 3 1954/55 - With The Moretone Singers
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 105   Lars Gullin - Tribute To Britain, Vol. 1
* EmArcy EP 1-6121   Lars Gullin - Excursion
* EmArcy EP 1-6123   Lars Gullin - More Gullin!
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 106   Lars Gullin - Tribute To Britain, Vol. 2
* EmArcy EP 1-6122   Lars Gullin

Clifford Brown - Max Roach Quintet

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor sax) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Capitol Studios, NYC, February 23, 1955
11358-7Gerkin' For Perkin'EmArcy MG 36037, EP 1-6136
11359-7Take The "A" TrainEmArcy MG 36037; Mercury MG 20827
11360-12Land's End (alternate take)EmArcy (J) 195J-1
11360-14Land's EndEmArcy MG 36017, MG 36037
11361-15Swingin'EmArcy MG 36037
* EmArcy MG 36037   Clifford Brown, Max Roach - Study In Brown
* Mercury MG 20827, SR 60827   Clifford Brown - Remember Clifford
* EmArcy (J) 195J-1   Clifford Brown - More Study In Brown
* EmArcy MG 36017   Various Artists - Trumpet Interlude
* EmArcy EP 1-6136   Clifford Brown - Study In Brown

Clifford Brown - Max Roach Quintet

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor sax) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums): same personnel
Capitol Studios, NYC, February 24, 1955
11362George's Dilemma (Ulcer Department)EmArcy MG 36037
11363-15If I Love AgainEmArcy MG 36037, EP 1-6136; Mercury MG 20827
11364-5The Blues Walk (alternate take)EmArcy (J) 195J-1
11364-8The Blues WalkEmArcy MG 36036
* EmArcy MG 36037   Clifford Brown, Max Roach - Study In Brown
* Mercury MG 20827, SR 60827   Clifford Brown - Remember Clifford
* EmArcy (J) 195J-1   Clifford Brown - More Study In Brown
* EmArcy MG 36036   Clifford Brown And Max Roach
* EmArcy EP 1-6136   Clifford Brown - Study In Brown

Clifford Brown - Max Roach Quintet

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor sax) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums): same personnel
Capitol Studios, NYC, February 25, 1955
11365-13What Am I Here ForEmArcy MG 36036
11366-2Cherokee (Indian Love Song)EmArcy MG 36037, EP 1-6136, DEM 2; Limelight LM 2-8201; Mercury MG 20827
11367JacquiEmArcy MG 36037
11368-4SanduEmArcy MG 36037; Mercury MG 20827
* EmArcy MG 36036   Clifford Brown And Max Roach
* EmArcy MG 36037   Clifford Brown, Max Roach - Study In Brown
* EmArcy DEM 2   Various Artists - Jazz Of Two Decades
* Limelight LM 2-8201, LS 2-8601   The Immortal Clifford Brown
* Mercury MG 20827, SR 60827   Clifford Brown - Remember Clifford
* EmArcy EP 1-6136   Clifford Brown - Study In Brown

Erroll Garner Solo

Erroll Garner (piano -1/7,9/20, celeste -8)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, March 14, 1955
1. 11381YesterdaysEmArcy MG 36069, MG 36069 (alt.)
2. 11382Who-
3. 11383A Cottage For SaleMercury MG 20063, EP 1-3316, MG 20803
4. 11384That Old FeelingMercury MG 20063, EP 1-3316, MG 20662
5. 11385Over The RainbowMercury MG 20063, EP 1-3317
6. 11386Afternoon Of An ElfMercury MG 20090, EP 1-3335
7. 11387SolitaireMercury MG 20063, EP 1-3315
8. 11388SleepEmArcy MG 36069
9. -When A Gypsy Makes His Violin CryEmArcy MG 36069, MG 36069 (alt.)
10. 11390A Smooth OneMercury MG 20090, MG 20133
11. 11391I'll Never Smile AgainMercury MG 20063, EP 1-3314
12. 11392Is You Is Or Is You Ain't My BabyMercury MG 20090
13. 11393Love In BloomMercury MG 20662
14. 11394FandangoMercury MG 20090
15. 11395Talk Of The TownMercury MG 20063, EP 1-3315
16. 11396Salud SegoviaEmArcy MG 36069, MG 36069 (alt.)
17. 11397Then You've Never Been BlueMercury MG 20063, EP 1-3314
18. 11398Don't Be That WayMercury MG 20090, MG 20133, MG 20803
19. 11399All My Loves Are YouMercury MG 20090
20. 11400St. James InfirmaryMercury MG 20090, EP 1-3335
* EmArcy MG 36069   Erroll Garner - Erroll
* EmArcy MG 36069 (alt.)   Erroll Garner - Erroll
* Mercury MG 20063   Erroll Garner - Solitaire
* Mercury MG 20803, SR 60803   Erroll Garner - Best Of Garner
* Mercury MG 20662, SR 60662   Erroll Garner - Plays Misty
* Mercury MG 20090   Erroll Garner - Afternoon Of An Elf
* Mercury MG 20133   Various Artists - Swinging For The King
* Mercury EP 1-3316   Erroll Garner - Solitare III
* Mercury EP 1-3317   Erroll Garner - Solitare IV
* Mercury EP 1-3335   Erroll Garner - Afternoon Of An Elf
* Mercury EP 1-3315   Erroll Garner - Solitare II
* Mercury EP 1-3314   Erroll Garner - Solitare

Alfred Newman And The Hollywood Symphony Orchestra

Alfred Newman And The Hollywood Symphony Orchestra
March 14, 1955
Banjo And FiddleMercury MG 20036
2nd Prelude-
Ritual Fire Dance-
Vienna Beauties-
Dance Of The Buffoons-
Jamaican Rhumba-
Overture "Royal Scandal"-
Waltz Of The Flowers From "Nutcracker Suite"-
Swan Lake Intro. To 3rd Act-
Sailors Dance From "Red Poppy"-
Overture "Sleeping Beauty"-
Can Can From "Gaite Parisienne"-
* Mercury MG 20036   Alfred Newman - Music For Orchestra And Invitation To The Ballet

Dinah Washington

Clark Terry (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Paul Quinichette (tenor sax) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Keter Betts (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals) Quincy Jones (conductor)
Capitol Studios, NYC, March 15, 1955
11401-13I Could Write A BookEmArcy MG 36011, EMS 2-401; Mercury (J) 30JD-10144/46
11402-8Make The Man Love MeEmArcy MG 36011, EP 1-6119, EMS 2-401; Mercury (J) 30JD-10144/46
11403-12Blue GardeniaEmArcy MG 36011, EP 1-6120, EMS 2-401; Mercury (J) 30JD-10144/46
11404-10You Don't Know What Love IsEmArcy MG 36011, EP 1-6119, EMS 2-401; Mercury (J) 30JD-10144/46
* EmArcy MG 36011   Dinah Washington - For These In Love
= Mercury MG 20574   Dinah Washington - For Those In Love (not released?)
* EmArcy EMS 2-401   Dinah Washington - The Jazz Sides
* Mercury (J) 30JD-10144/46   The Complete Dinah Washington On Mercury, Vol. 4 - 1954-1956
* EmArcy EP 1-6119   Dinah Washington - For Those In Love, Vol. 2
* EmArcy EP 1-6120   Dinah Washington - For Those In Love, Vol. 3

Dinah Washington

Clark Terry (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Paul Quinichette (tenor sax) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Keter Betts (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals) Quincy Jones (conductor): same personnel
Capitol Studios, NYC, March 16, 1955
11405-8My Old FlameEmArcy MG 36011, EP 1-6119, EMS 2-401; Mercury (J) 30JD-10144/46
11406Easy LivingEmArcy MG 36011, EP 1-6118, EMS 2-401; Mercury (J) 30JD-10144/46
11407I Get A Kick Out Of YouEmArcy MG 36011, EP 1-6118, MG 36087, EMS 2-401; Mercury (J) 30JD-10144/46
11408This Can't Be LoveEmArcy MG 36011, EP 1-6120, EMS 2-401; Mercury (J) 30JD-10144/46
* EmArcy MG 36011   Dinah Washington - For These In Love
= Mercury MG 20574   Dinah Washington - For Those In Love (not released?)
* EmArcy EMS 2-401   Dinah Washington - The Jazz Sides
* EmArcy MG 36087   Various Artists - Today Is Bargain Day - A Collection Of All Star High Fidelity Recordings
* Mercury (J) 30JD-10144/46   The Complete Dinah Washington On Mercury, Vol. 4 - 1954-1956
* EmArcy EP 1-6119   Dinah Washington - For Those In Love, Vol. 2
* EmArcy EP 1-6118   Dinah Washington - For Those In Love, Vol. 1
* EmArcy EP 1-6120   Dinah Washington - For Those In Love, Vol. 3

Dinah Washington

Clark Terry (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Budd Johnson, Paul Quinichette (tenor sax) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Keter Betts (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Candido (bongos) Dinah Washington (vocals) Quincy Jones (conductor): add Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Candido (bongos)
Capitol Studios, NYC, March 17, 1955
11409-4If I Had YouMercury MG 20574; EmArcy EMS 2-401; Mercury (J) 30JD-10144/46
11410-5I Diddle (1 voice version)Mercury (J) 30JD-10144/46
11410-6I Diddle (2 voice version)Mercury 70600x45, MG 25217, MG 20579, (J) 30JD-10144/46
11411-1Wasn't ItMercury (J) 30JD-10144/46
11412-3No, You Can't Have Him-
11413-17Ask A Women Who KnowsMercury MG 20623, (J) 30JD-10144/46
* Mercury MG 20574   Dinah Washington - For Those In Love (not released?)
* EmArcy EMS 2-401   Dinah Washington - The Jazz Sides
* Mercury MG 20579   Dinah Washington - It's Dinah In Bluesville! (not released)
* Mercury MG 20623, SR 60623   Dinah Washington - More Of The Good Old Days (not released?)
* Mercury (J) 30JD-10144/46   The Complete Dinah Washington On Mercury, Vol. 4 - 1954-1956
* Mercury MG 25217   Various Artists - Pop Parade, Vol. 4
* Mercury 70600x45   Dinah Washington - If It's The Last Thing I Do / I Diddle

Lionel Hampton Paris All Stars

Nat Adderley, Benny Bailey, Bernard Hulin (trumpet -1/3,6) Bernard Hullin (trumpet -4) Dave Amram (French horn -1/3,6) Maurice Meunier (clarinet, tenor sax -1/3,6, tenor sax -4) William Boucaya (baritone sax -1/3,6) Lionel Hampton (vibes) Rene Urtreger (piano) Sacha Distel (guitar) Guy Pederson (bass) Baptiste "Mac-Kac" Reilles (drums) Christian Chevallier (arranger -1/3,6)
Paris, France, March 19, 1955
1. 26482 | 11846Voice Of The NorthEmArcy MG 36035, EP 1-6135
2. 26483 | 11845Red RibbonEmArcy MG 36034
3. 26484 | 11841Crazy RhythmEmArcy MG 36034, EP 1-6134
4. 26485 | 11843I Cover The WaterfrontEmArcy MG 36035
5. 26486 | 11844A La FrenchEmArcy MG 36034
6. 26487 | 11847ZebuEmArcy MG 36035
7. 26488 | 11840Night And DayEmArcy MG 36034, EP 1-6134
8. 26489 | 11842All The Things You AreEmArcy MG 36035, EP 1-6135
* EmArcy MG 36035   Lionel Hampton - Jam Session In Paris
* EmArcy MG 36034; Universal (J) UCCM-9113   Lionel Hampton Featuring Crazy Rhythm
* EmArcy EP 1-6135   Lionel Hampton - Jam Session In Paris
* EmArcy EP 1-6134   Lionel Hampton - Crazy Rhythm

Jorgen Ryg Quartet

Jorgen Ryg (trumpet) Jorgen Lausen (piano) Erik Moseholm (bass) William Schiopffe (drums)
Copenhagen, Denmark, March 21, 1955
W399Serenade T.D.P.J.I.H.M.Metronome (Swd) MEP 120; EmArcy MG 36099
W402Les Feuilles Mortes (aka Autumn Leaves)-
* EmArcy MG 36099   Jorgen Ryg Jazz Quartet
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 120   Jorgen Ryg Quartet

Jorgen Ryg Quartet

Jorgen Ryg (trumpet) Jorgen Lausen (piano) Erik Moseholm (bass) William Schiopffe (drums): same personnel
Copenhagen, Denmark, March 22, 1955
W400Love Is Here To StayMetronome (Swd) MEP 120; EmArcy MG 36099
W401Orangutango-
* EmArcy MG 36099   Jorgen Ryg Jazz Quartet
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 120   Jorgen Ryg 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, Bill Walters (tenor sax) Johnny Alberding (baritone sax) Matt Alagna (piano) Henry Poston (bass) Henry Riggs (drums) unidentified strings (-2)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, March, 1955
1. 11495O Mio Babbino Care (Oh My Beloved Daddy)Mercury 70614; Wing MGW 12155
2. 11496O Mio Babbino Care (Oh My Beloved Daddy) (strings version)unissued
3. 11497-2Ciribiri MamboMercury 70614, 70620, MG 20125; Wing MGW 12179
4. 11498TwilightMercury 70620, MG 20128
* Wing MGW 12155   Ralph Marterie - Trumpeters Lullaby
* 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 70614, 70620   Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra (no details)

Ralph Gari Quartet

Ralph Gari (alto sax, clarinet, flute, piccolo, oboe) Clarence Shank (piano) Daniel Sherrett (bass) Edward Julian (drums)
NYC, April 19, 1955
11505Happy DazeEmArcy MG 36019, EP 1-6143
11506Kali-
11507Fourth Dimension-
11508NocturneEmArcy MG 36019
* EmArcy MG 36019   Ralph Gari
* EmArcy EP 1-6143   Ralph Gali

Herb Geller Quartet

Herb Geller (alto sax) Lorraine Geller (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, April 20, 1955
11501If I Were A BellEmArcy MG 36024
11502Bewitched-
11503The Answer ManEmArcy MG 36024, EP 1-6162
11504-11CherokeeMercury (J) 25PJ-58/61
11516Come Rain Or Come ShineMercury unissued
11517The Heather On The HillEmArcy MG 36024
11518Blues In The NightMercury (J) 25PJ-58/61
11519SuppertimeEmArcy MG 36024
* EmArcy MG 36024; Universal (J) UCCM-9102   Herb Geller - The Gellers
* Mercury (J) 25PJ-58/61   Various Artists - Mercury 40th Anniversary V.S.O.P. Album
* EmArcy EP 1-6162   Herb Geller - The Gellers

Ralph Gari Quartet

Ralph Gari (alto sax, clarinet, flute, piccolo, oboe) Clarence Shank (piano) Daniel Sherrett (bass) Edward Julian (drums)
NYC, April 20, 1955
11509TransitionEmArcy MG 36019, EP 1-6143
11510Dancing In The DarkEmArcy MG 36019
11511The Way You Look Tonight-
11512That Old Black Magic-
11513I've Got You Under My Skin-
11514Fine And Dandy-
11515Thou Swell-
* EmArcy MG 36019   Ralph Gari
* EmArcy EP 1-6143   Ralph Gali

Herb Geller Quartet

Herb Geller (alto sax) Lorraine Geller (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, April 21, 1955
11537I've Got A Feeling I'm FallingEmArcy MG 36024
11538PatternsEmArcy MG 36024, EP 1-6162
11539Two Of A Kind-
11540Love, Your Magic Spell Is EverywhereEmArcy MG 36024
* EmArcy MG 36024; Universal (J) UCCM-9102   Herb Geller - The Gellers
* EmArcy EP 1-6162   Herb Geller - The Gellers

Kitty White

Georgie Auld (tenor sax) Gerald Wiggins (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Red Callender (bass) Chico Hamilton (drums) Kitty White (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, April 21, 1955
11520Sky LarkEmArcy MG 36020
11521With Every Breath I Take-
11522Let's Go Around Together-
11523So Many Beautiful Men (So Little Time)-
11524PorgyEmArcy MG 36020, EP 1-6148
11525Softly-
11526See SawEmArcy MG 36020
11527If You Were Mine-
11528Among My Souvenirs-
11529Out Of This WorldMercury 70722x45; EmArcy MG 36020
11530With The Wind And The Rain In Your HairEmArcy MG 36020, EP 1-6148
* EmArcy MG 36020   Kitty White - A New Voice In Jazz
* EmArcy EP 1-6148   Kitty White
* Mercury 70722x45   Kitty White - Cry Me A River / Out Of This World

Maynard Ferguson And His Octet

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Maynard Ferguson (trumpet, bass trombone, valve trombone) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Herb Geller (alto sax) Georgie Auld (tenor sax) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Ian Bernard (piano) Red Callender (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Bill Holman (arranger)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, April 25, 1955
11531Inter-SpaceEmArcy MG 36021, EMS 2-406
11532Finger SnapperMercury 70686x45; EmArcy MG 36021, EP 1-6149, MG 36087, EMS 2-406
11533Autumn LeavesMercury 70686x45; EmArcy MG 36021, EP 1-6149, MG 36087
11534My New FlameEmArcy MG 36021
1153520 Rue De MadridEmArcy MG 36021, EMS 2-406
11536I Have But Two HornsEmArcy EMS 2-406
* EmArcy MG 36021   Maynard Ferguson And His Octet
* EmArcy EMS 2-406   Maynard Ferguson - Stratospheric
* EmArcy MG 36087   Various Artists - Today Is Bargain Day - A Collection Of All Star High Fidelity Recordings
* EmArcy EP 1-6149   Maynard Ferguson And His Octet
* Mercury 70686x45   Maynard Ferguson - Finger Snapper / Autumn Leaves

Herb Geller Quartet

Herb Geller (alto sax) Lorraine Geller (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, April 26, 1955
11541Arapahoe (aka Cherokee)EmArcy MG 36024, EP 1-6162
11542SuppertimeMercury (J) 25PJ-58/61
11543Come Rain Or Come ShineEmArcy MG 36024
11544Blues In The Night-
* EmArcy MG 36024; Universal (J) UCCM-9102   Herb Geller - The Gellers
* Mercury (J) 25PJ-58/61   Various Artists - Mercury 40th Anniversary V.S.O.P. Album
* EmArcy EP 1-6162   Herb Geller - The Gellers

Maynard Ferguson And His Octet

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Maynard Ferguson (trumpet, bass trombone, valve trombone) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Herb Geller (alto sax) Georgie Auld (tenor sax) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Ian Bernard (piano) Red Callender (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Bill Holman (arranger)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, April 27, 1955
11549Yeah!EmArcy MG 36021, EMS 2-406
11550What Was Her NameEmArcy MG 36021, EP 1-6149
11551Super GEmArcy MG 36021, EP 1-6149, EMS 2-406
* EmArcy MG 36021   Maynard Ferguson And His Octet
* EmArcy EMS 2-406   Maynard Ferguson - Stratospheric
* EmArcy EP 1-6149   Maynard Ferguson And His Octet

Dinah Washington With Hal Mooney Orchestra

Dinah Washington (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Hal Mooney (arranger, conductor)
NYC, April 28, 1955
11552-13I Hear Those BellsMercury 70653x45, (J) 30JD-10144/46
11553-12Not Without YouMercury 70694x45, MG 20579, (J) 30JD-10144/46
11554-10Let's Get Busy TooMercury 70833x45, (J) 30JD-10144/46
11555-5The CheatMercury 70653x45, (J) 30JD-10144/46
* Mercury MG 20579   Dinah Washington - It's Dinah In Bluesville! (not released)
* Mercury (J) 30JD-10144/46   The Complete Dinah Washington On Mercury, Vol. 4 - 1954-1956
* Mercury 70653x45   Dinah Washington - I Hear Those Bells / The Cheat
* Mercury 70694x45   Dinah Washington - I Concentrate On You / Not Without You
* Mercury 70833x45   Dinah Washington - Let's Get Busy Too / Let's Go Around Together

Eddie Heywood And His Orchestra

Eddie Heywood (piano) The Ray Charles Singers (vocal group -1,2) unidentified orchestra
NYC, May 4, 1955
1. 11434Land Of DreamsMercury 70645; Wing MGW 12137
2. 11435If It's A Sunny SundayMercury 70677, 71014; Wing MGW 12137
3. 11436Love For SaleMercury 70677
4. 11437Summer HolidayMercury 70645
* Mercury 70645; Wing MGW 12137; Mercury 70677, 71014   Eddie Heywood And His Orchestra (no details)

Screamin' Jay Hawkins With The Leroy Kirkland Orchestra

Al Sears, Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Budd Johnson (baritone sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Al Lucas (bass) David "Panama" Francis (drums) Screamin' Jay Hawkins (vocals) Leroy Kirkland (arranger)
NYC, May 11, 1955
W110|11563-13You're All Of My Life To MeWing W 90005; Bear Family (G) BCD 15530
W111|11564-7Well I TriedWing W 90005; Bear Family (G) BCD 15530; Mercury 314 528 292-2
W112|11565-4Even ThoughWing W 90055; Bear Family (G) BCD 15530
W113|11566-7Talk About MeWing W 90055; Bear Family (G) BCD 15530; Mercury 314 528 292-2
* Bear Family (G) BCD 15530   Screamin' Jay Hawkins - Spellbound 1955-1974
* Mercury 314 528 292-2   Various Artists - The Mercury Blues 'N' Rhythm Story 1945-1955
* Wing W 90005, W 90005x45   Screamin' Jay Hawkins - You're All Of My Life To Me / Well I Tried
* Wing W 90055, W 90055x45   Screamin' Jay Hawkins - Even Though / Talk About Me

Titus Turner

Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Leslie Johnakins (baritone sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Willie Rodriguez (bongos)
Capitol Studios, NYC, May 18, 1955
W106Sweet And LowWing W 90033; Mercury 314 528 292-2
W107Big John-
W108All Around The WorldWing W 90006; Mercury 314 528 292-2
W109Do You KnowWing W 90006
* Mercury 314 528 292-2   Various Artists - The Mercury Blues 'N' Rhythm Story 1945-1955
* Wing W 90033, W 90033x45   Titus Turner - Sweet And Low / Big John
* Wing W 90006, W 90006x45   Titus Turner - All Around The World / Do You Know

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) Bill Walters (tenor sax -1/4,6, tenor sax, vocals -5) Johnny Alberding (baritone sax) Matt Alagna (piano) Henry Poston, Henry Riggs (bass) Rafael Pompilio Marterie (vocals -3) Walter Baylor (arranger)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, May, 1955
1. 11862There's No TamaleMercury MG 20128
2. 11863One Fine Day (Un Bel Di Vedremo)Mercury 70655
3. 11864(Mama Wants To) Cha Cha Cha-
4. 11865Love Me Or Leave MeMercury MG 20128
5. 11866Singing The Bluesunissued
6. 11867Blue LouMercury MG 20198
* Mercury MG 20128   Ralph Marterie - Salute To The Aragon Ballroom
* Mercury MG 20198   Ralph Marterie - Young America Dances
* Mercury 70655   Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra (no details)

Lars Gullin Sextet

Richard Johansson (trombone) Rolf Billberg (tenor sax) Lars Gullin (baritone sax, piano) Rolf Berg (guitar) George Riedel (bass) William Schiopffe (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, June 13, 1955
mr882 | 11909Late SummerMetronome (Swd) MEP 129; EmArcy MG 36059; Dragon (Swd) DRLP 127
mr883 | 11906For F.J. Fans Only-
* 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 129; Nixa (E) NJE 1021   Lars Gullin Sextet

John Williams Trio

John Williams (piano) Bill Anthony (bass) Jack Edie (drums)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, June 15, 1955
11827-6FlamingoEmArcy MG 36061
11828-2A Sleeping BeeEmArcy MG 36061, EP 1-6155
11829-7The Girl Next DoorEmArcy MG 36061
11830-3Someday My Prince Will ComeEmArcy (J) 175J-7/8
11831-1So There (Shiloh)EmArcy MG 36061, EP 1-6155
11832-1Good Morning BluesEmArcy MG 36061
11833I Should CareMercury unissued
11834Okeefenokee HolidayEmArcy MG 36061, EP 1-6155, MG 36085
11835Like Someone In LoveEmArcy MG 36061
* EmArcy MG 36061; Universal (J) UCCM-9101   The John Williams Trio
= EmArcy (J) 175J-7/8   The Complete John Williams On EmArcy
* EmArcy MG 36085   Various Artists - The Young Ones Of Jazz
* EmArcy EP 1-6155   John Williams - ???

John Williams Trio

John Williams (piano) Chuck Andrus (bass) Frank Isola (drums)
NYC, June 24, 1955
11836-11Good Morning, HeartacheEmArcy (J) 175J-7/8
11837-14How StrangeEmArcy MG 36061
11838MantecaMercury rejected
11839-3Swingin' The BluesEmArcy (J) 175J-7/8
* EmArcy MG 36061; Universal (J) UCCM-9101   The John Williams Trio
= EmArcy (J) 175J-7/8   The Complete John Williams On EmArcy

Arthur Prysock With Red Prysock And His Orchestra

Harold "Money" Johnson, 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) Arthur Prysock (vocals)
NYC, July 8, 1955
W118|11913Come HomeWing W 90016; Mercury SR 61186
W119|11914Woke Up This MorningWing W 90016; Mercury 314 528 292-2
* Mercury SR 61186   Various Artists - Original Golden Soul, Vol. 1
= Mercury SRM 2-600   Various Artists - Original Gold Soul - 21 All Time Soul Greats
* Mercury 314 528 292-2   Various Artists - The Mercury Blues 'N' Rhythm Story 1945-1955
* Wing W 90016, W 90016x45   Arthur Prysock - Come Home / Woke Up This Morning

Red Prysock And His Orchestra

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
11910That's The Groovy ThingMercury 70674x45, MG 20088
11911Alright, Okay, You WinMercury MG 20088, EP 1-3334
11912JumboMercury 70698x45, MG 20088
11915Hand Clappin'Mercury 70674x45, 70698x45, MG 20088, EP 1-3334, EP 1-4020, MG 20167, SR 61186
* Mercury MG 20088   Red Prysock - Rock 'N Roll
* Mercury MG 20167   Various Artists - Sweet And Solid
* Mercury SR 61186   Various Artists - Original Golden Soul, Vol. 1
= Mercury SRM 2-600   Various Artists - Original Gold Soul - 21 All Time Soul Greats
* Mercury 70674x45   Red Prysock - That's The Groovy Thing / Hand Clappin'
* Mercury 70698x45   Red Prysock - Jumbo / Hand Clappin'
* Mercury EP 1-3334, EP 1-4020   Red Prysock And His Orchestra (no details)

Eddie Heywood Trio

Eddie Heywood (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Jimmy Crawford (drums)
NYC, July 15, 1955
11932Secret LoveMercury 70950; EmArcy MG 36042, EP 1-6139
11933Old Fasioned WalkEmArcy MG 36042; Wing MGW 12137
11934Young At HeartEmArcy MG 36042, EP 1-6139, MG 36086; Wing MGW 12137
11935Hey ThereEmArcy MG 36042; Wing MGW 12137
11936TenderlyEmArcy MG 36042, EP 1-6139; Wing MGW 12137
11937Let's Fall In LoveMercury 70950; EmArcy MG 36042, EP 1-6139; Wing MGW 12137
11938Heywood's BounceMercury 70863; EmArcy MG 36042; Wing MGW 12137
11939'S WonderfulEmArcy MG 36042
* EmArcy MG 36042; Universal (J) UCCM-9105   Eddie Heywood
* EmArcy MG 36086   Various Artists - For Jazz Lovers
* EmArcy EP 1-6139   Eddie Heywood
* Mercury 70950; Wing MGW 12137; Mercury 70863   Eddie Heywood Trio (no details)

Mal Fitch

Sam "The Man" Taylor (tenor sax -1,5,6,8) Mal Fitch (piano, vocals) Al Hall (bass) Clifford Leeman (drums)
NYC, July 19, 1955
1. 11940The More I See YouEmArcy MG 36041
2. 11941Time After TimeEmArcy MG 36041, EP 1-6138
3. 11942I'm So Lucky To Be MeEmArcy MG 36041
4. 11943More I Cannot Wish You-
5. 11944Ev'rytime We Say Goodbye-
6. 11945The Joke's On Me-
7. 11946You're Lovelier Than Ever-
8. 11947When I Fall In LoveEmArcy MG 36041, EP 1-6138
* EmArcy MG 36041   Mal Fitch
* EmArcy EP 1-6138   Mal Fitch

Eddie Heywood Trio

Eddie Heywood (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Jimmy Crawford (drums)
NYC, July 20, 1955
11952Love Me Or Leave MeEmArcy MG 36042; Wing MGW 12137
11953LoverMercury 71014
11954Soft Summer BreezeMercury 70863; EmArcy MG 36042; Mercury EP 1-4025, MG 20583; Wing MGW 12137
11955So Little TimeEmArcy MG 36042; Wing MGW 12137
11956You Never Gave It A Try-
* EmArcy MG 36042; Universal (J) UCCM-9105   Eddie Heywood
* Mercury MG 20583, SR 60249   Various Artists - More Golden Goodies - Songs That Sold A Million
* Wing MGW 12137; Mercury 71014, 70863, EP 1-4025   Eddie Heywood Trio (no details)

Mal Fitch

Mal Fitch (piano, vocals) Al Hall (bass) Clifford Leeman (drums)
NYC, July 20, 1955
11948I've Never Been In Love BeforeEmArcy MG 36041
11949There Will Never Be Another You-
11950When Did You Leave HeavenEmArcy MG 36041, EP 1-6138
11951My Blue Heaven-
* EmArcy MG 36041   Mal Fitch
* EmArcy EP 1-6138   Mal Fitch

Cannonball Adderley Octet

Nat Adderley (cornet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Cannonball Adderley (alto sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax, flute) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) John Williams (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger)
NYC, July 21, 1955
11957The Song Is YouEmArcy DEM 2, MG 36043; Mercury (J) POCJ-1562
11958Cynthia's In LoveEmArcy MG 36043, EP 1-6144; Mercury (J) POCJ-1562
11959Hurricane ConnieEmArcy MG 36043, EP 1-6144
11960Purple ShadesEmArcy MG 36043
* EmArcy DEM 2   Various Artists - Jazz Of Two Decades
* EmArcy MG 36043   Julian "Cannonball" Adderley
* Mercury (J) POCJ-1562   Various Artists - Verve Jazz Masters Series
* EmArcy EP 1-6144   Julian "Cannonball" Adderley

Cannonball Adderley Octet

Nat Adderley (cornet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Cannonball Adderley (alto sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax, flute) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) John Williams (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger)
NYC, July 29, 1955
11961CannonballEmArcy MG 36043, EP 1-6144, MG 36087
11962EvergladeEmArcy MG 36043
11963You'd Be So Nice To Come Home ToEmArcy MG 36043; Mercury (J) POCJ-1562
* EmArcy MG 36043   Julian "Cannonball" Adderley
* EmArcy MG 36087   Various Artists - Today Is Bargain Day - A Collection Of All Star High Fidelity Recordings
* Mercury (J) POCJ-1562   Various Artists - Verve Jazz Masters Series
* EmArcy EP 1-6144   Julian "Cannonball" Adderley

Jimmy Cleveland Octet

Ernie Royal (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Wade Legge (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Joe Harris (drums)
NYC, August 4, 1955
11968I Hadn't Anyone Till YouEmArcy MG 36066
11969See MinorEmArcy MG 36066; Mercury PJC 1
11970-9Our Love Is Here To StayMercury (J) 25PJ-58/61
* EmArcy MG 36066   Introducing Jimmy Cleveland And His All Stars
* Mercury PJC 1   Various Artists - Music To Live By
* Mercury (J) 25PJ-58/61   Various Artists - Mercury 40th Anniversary V.S.O.P. Album

Cannonball Adderley Octet

Nat Adderley (cornet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Cannonball Adderley (alto sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax, flute) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) John Williams (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Max Roach (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger)
NYC, August 5, 1955
11994WillowsEmArcy MG 36043
11995Fallen Feathers-
11996Rose Room-
* EmArcy MG 36043   Julian "Cannonball" Adderley

Jimmy Cleveland Octet

Ernie Royal (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) John Williams (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, August 12, 1955
11997Hear Ye! Hear Ye!EmArcy MG 36066
11998You Don't Know What Love Is-
11999Little BeaverEmArcy MG 36066, MG 36085
* EmArcy MG 36066   Introducing Jimmy Cleveland And His All Stars
* EmArcy MG 36085   Various Artists - The Young Ones Of Jazz

Buddy Johnson And His Orchestra

Andrew Wood (trumpet) Gil Askey (trumpet, vocals -1, trumpet -2/4) Slide Hampton (trombone) Harold Minerve (alto sax) Johnny Burdine, Purvis Henson (tenor sax) Buddy Johnson (piano, vocals -1, piano -2/4) Leon Spann (bass) Emmanuel Simms (drums) Floyd Ryland (vocals -2) Ella Johnson (vocals -3)
NYC, August 15, 1955
1. 11964-4It's ObdaciousMercury 70695; Wing MGW 12005
2. 11965-12Save Your Love For MeMercury 70695
3. 11966-12So GoodMercury MG 20322
4. 11967-9Gone Walkin'-
* 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 70695   Buddy Johnson And His Orchestra (no details)

Herb Geller Sextet

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Herb Geller (alto sax) Ziggy Vines (tenor sax) Lorraine Geller (piano) Red Mitchell as Keith Mitchell (bass) Eldridge Freeman (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 19, 1955
12000Outpost IncidentEmArcy MG 36040
12001Crazy, He Calls Me-
12002Rockin' Chair-
12003You'd Be So Nice To Come Home ToEmArcy MG 36040, EP 1-6142
* EmArcy MG 36040; Universal (J) UCCM-9109   The Herb Geller Sextette
* EmArcy EP 1-6142   The Herb Geller Sextette

Herb Geller Sextet

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Herb Geller (alto sax) Ziggy Vines (tenor sax) Lorraine Geller (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Eldridge Freeman (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 22, 1955
12004Vone MaeEmArcy MG 36040
12005Tardi At Zardi'sEmArcy MG 36040, EP 1-6142
12006Owl Eyes-
12007Gin For Fuguelhorns-
* EmArcy MG 36040; Universal (J) UCCM-9109   The Herb Geller Sextette
* EmArcy EP 1-6142   The Herb Geller Sextette

Herb Geller Quartet

Herb Geller (alto sax) Lorraine Geller (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Bruz Freeman (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 24, 1955
12008Days I Never KnewEmArcy MG 36045
12009Domestic Harmony-
12010Love Is Like A Tuttle-
12011Sweet Vinnegar-
* EmArcy MG 36045   Herb Geller Plays

Freddie Slack Octet

Shorty Sherock (trumpet -1,3,4) Herbie Harper (trombone -1,3,4) Justin Gordon (tenor sax -1,3,4) Bob Poland (baritone sax -1,3,4) Freddie Slack (piano, arranger -1, piano, vocals -2,4, piano -3) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Morty Corb (bass) Jack Sperling (drums) Thelma Gracen (vocals -1,3) Benny Carter (arranger -3,4)
Los Angeles, CA, August 25, 1955
1. W217 | 12012Cow Cow BoogieWing MGW 60003, EPW 1-6003
2. W218 | 12013Down The Road A Piece-
3. W219 | 12014Between 18th And 19th On Chestnut Street-
4. W220 | 12015Rhum Boogie-
* Wing MGW 60003; EmArcy MG 36094   Freddie Slack - Boogie Woogie On The 88
* Wing EPW 1-6003   Freddie Slack Octet (no details)

Maynard Ferguson And His Octet

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Maynard Ferguson (trumpet, bass trombone, valve trombone) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Herb Geller (alto sax) Nino Tempo (tenor sax) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Ian Bernard (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Gary Frommer (drums) Bill Hollman (arranger)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, August 26, 1955
12016Breakfast DanceEmArcy MG 36044
12017Slow Stroll-
12018Wonder Why-
12019Egad, Martha-
* EmArcy MG 36044   Dimensions Featuring Maynard Ferguson
= EmArcy (J) 195J-10103   Dimensions Featuring Maynard Ferguson + 4

Freddie Slack Quartet

Freddie Slack (piano -1,2, piano, vocals -3,4) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Morty Corb (bass) Jack Sperling (drums) Thelma Gracen (vocals -4)
Los Angeles, CA, August 26, 1955
1. W221 | 12024HumoresquireWing MGW 60003
2. W222 | 12025After Sours-
3. W223 | 12026Pig Foot Pete-
4. W224 | 12027Beat Me Daddy Eight To The Bar-
* Wing MGW 60003; EmArcy MG 36094   Freddie Slack - Boogie Woogie On The 88

Nat Adderley Quintet

Nat Adderley (cornet) Cannonball Adderley (alto sax) Horace Silver (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, September 6, 1955
W201Fort LauderdaleWing MGW 60000
W202Sun DanceWing MGW 60000; EmArcy MG 36085
W203Friday NiteWing MGW 60000
W204Blues For Bohemia-
W205Watermelon-
W206Little Joanie WalksWing MGW 60000; EmArcy MG 36085
W207Two BrothersWing MGW 60000
W208I Should Care-
W209Crazy Baby-
W210New Arrivals-
* Wing MGW 60000; EmArcy MG 36091; Verve 314 543 828-2   Introducing Nat Adderley
* EmArcy MG 36085   Various Artists - The Young Ones Of Jazz

Terry Gibbs Quartet

Terry Gibbs (vibes) Terry Pollard (piano) Herman Wright (bass) Nils-Bertil Dahlander (drums)
NYC, September 14, 1955
12028King City StompEmArcy MG 36047, MG 36087
12029Pretty FaceEmArcy MG 36047
12030Nitty Notes-
12031Soupy's OnEmArcy MG 36075
12032The ContinentalEmArcy MG 36047
12033Lonely Dreams-
12034Dicki's Dream-
12035Seven Come ElevenMercury MG 20133; EmArcy MG 36047, EP 1-6137
12036Bless My SoulEmArcy MG 36047
12037ImaginationEmArcy MG 36047, EP 1-6137
12038Stompin' At The SavoyMercury rejected
12039Swingin' The Blues In C-
* EmArcy MG 36047; Universal (J) UCCM-9114   Terry Gibbs
* EmArcy MG 36087   Various Artists - Today Is Bargain Day - A Collection Of All Star High Fidelity Recordings
* EmArcy MG 36075   Terry Gibbs - Mallets A Plenty
* Mercury MG 20133   Various Artists - Swinging For The King
* EmArcy EP 1-6137   Terry Gibbs

Gerry Mulligan Sextet

Jon Eardley (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Peck Morrison (bass) Dave Bailey (drums)
NYC, September 21, 1955
12044-1Bernie's TuneEmArcy MG 36056, EP 1-6146
12045-7Mud BugEmArcy MG 36056, MG 36087
12046-1BluesEmArcy (J) 195J-35
12047-1The Lady Is A Tramp-
12048-3Duke Ellington Medley: Moon Mist / In A Sentimental MoodEmArcy MG 36159
12049-1DemantonEmArcy (J) 195J-35
* EmArcy MG 36056, (J) 195J-33   Presenting The Gerry Mulligan Sextet
* EmArcy MG 36087   Various Artists - Today Is Bargain Day - A Collection Of All Star High Fidelity Recordings
* EmArcy (J) 195J-35   Gerry Mulligan - Mainstream Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* EmArcy MG 36159   A Profile Of Gerry Mulligan (not released)
= Mercury MG 20453; Universal (J) UCCM-9123   A Profile Of Gerry Mulligan
* EmArcy EP 1-6146   Presenting The Gerry Mulligan Sextet

Georgie Auld And His Orchestra

Maynard Ferguson, Conrad Gozzo, Mannie Klein, Ray Linn (trumpet) Skeets Herfurt, Tommy Pederson, Frank Rosolino, Si Zentner (trombone) Willie Schwartz (alto sax) Georgie Auld, Ted Nash, Babe Russin (tenor sax) Chuck Gentry (baritone sax) Arnold Ross (piano) Al Hendrickson or Barney Kessel (guitar) Joe Mondragon or Joe Comfort (bass) Alvin Stoller or Irv Kottler (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, September 29, 1955
12063They Can't Take That Away From MeEmArcy MG 36060
12064My Blue HeavenMercury 70740; EmArcy MG 36060
12065If I Loved You-
* EmArcy MG 36060   Georgie Auld In The Land Of Hi-Fi
* Mercury 70740   Georgie Auld And His Orchestra (no details)

Dinah Washington

Dinah Washington (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Hal Mooney (arranger, conductor)
NYC, September 29, 1955
12086-6You Might Have Told MeMercury 70728
12087-8I'm Lost Without You Tonight-
12088-6Let's Go Around TogetherMercury 70833
12089-5It's Hard To Be GoodMercury MG 20623
* Mercury MG 20623, SR 60623   Dinah Washington - More Of The Good Old Days (not released?)
* Mercury 70728, 70833   Dinah Washington (no details)

Kitty White

Kitty White (vocals) unidentified orchestra
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, September, 1955?
12062Cry Me A RiverMercury 70722x45, MG 20161
* Mercury MG 20161   Various Artists - Songs For The Mood You're In
* Mercury 70722x45   Kitty White - Cry Me A River / Out Of This World

Maynard Ferguson And His Orchestra

Maynard Ferguson (trumpet) Herb Geller (alto sax) unknown (vocal group -4) and others
Los Angeles, CA, October 10, 1955
1. 12066It's A Wonderful Worldunissued
2. 12067It's Almost Like Being In Love-
3. 12068You Do Something To Me-
4. 12069Taking A Chance On LoveMercury (J) 25PJ-58/61
* Mercury (J) 25PJ-58/61   Various Artists - Mercury 40th Anniversary V.S.O.P. Album

John Williams Trio

John Williams (piano) Ernie Farrow (bass) Frank Isola (drums)
NYC, October 11, 1955
12240-8Baubles, Bangles And BeadsEmArcy MG 36061, EP 1-6155
12241-7Good Morning, HeartacheEmArcy MG 36061
12242-8Someday My Prince Will Come-
12243-6Manteca (alternate take)Mercury (J) 25PJ-58/61; EmArcy (J) 175J-7/8
12243-8MantecaEmArcy MG 36061
* EmArcy MG 36061; Universal (J) UCCM-9101   The John Williams Trio
= EmArcy (J) 175J-7/8   The Complete John Williams On EmArcy
* Mercury (J) 25PJ-58/61   Various Artists - Mercury 40th Anniversary V.S.O.P. Album
* EmArcy EP 1-6155   John Williams - ???

Red Prysock And His Orchestra

Blue Mitchell (trumpet -1) unknown (trombone -1) Red Prysock (tenor sax) Clarence "Zack" Wright (baritone sax -1) Oliver Blair (piano) Raymond Kitz (guitar -1) Herb Gordy (bass) Purnell Rice (drums)
NYC, October 14, 1955
1. 12244Short CircuitMercury 70733x45; Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 502
2. 12245Finger Tips-
* Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 502   Red Prysock - Cryin' My Heart Out
* Mercury 70733x45   Red Prysock - Short Circuit / Finger Tips

Terry Gibbs And His Orchestra

Sam Marowitz, Hal McKusick (alto sax) Ray Black, Frank Socolow (tenor sax) Al Epstein (baritone sax) Terry Gibbs (vibes) Terry Pollard (piano) Turk Van Lake (guitar) Herman Wright (bass) Jerry Segal (drums) Manny Albam (arranger, conductor)
NYC, October 19, 1955
12248Autumn NocturneEmArcy MG 36064, MG 36086
12249The Lonesome StreetEmArcy MG 36064
12250Boulevard Of Broken DreamsEmArcy MG 36064; Mercury PJC 1
12251Lullaby Of SwingEmArcy MG 36064
12252For You, For Me, Forevermore-
12253Mood Indigo-
* EmArcy MG 36064   Terry Gibbs - Vibes On Velvet
* EmArcy MG 36086   Various Artists - For Jazz Lovers
* Mercury PJC 1   Various Artists - Music To Live By

Helen Merrill

Hank Jones (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Sol Gubin (drums) Helen Merrill (vocals) unidentified strings, Richard Hayman (arranger, conductor)
NYC, October 21, 1955
12254-7You Won't Forget MeEmArcy MG 36057
12255-3Lilac WineEmArcy MG 36057, EP 1-6145, MG 36086
12256-4Spring Will Be A Little Late This YearEmArcy MG 36057
* EmArcy MG 36057   Helen Merrill With Strings
* EmArcy MG 36086   Various Artists - For Jazz Lovers
* EmArcy EP 1-6145   Helen Merrill (no details)

Gerry Mulligan Sextet

Jon Eardley (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone -1,2,5,6, valve trombone, piano -3,4,7/9) Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Peck Morrison (bass) Dave Bailey (drums)
NYC, October 22, 1955
1. 12050-1Apple CoreEmArcy MG 36056
2. 12051-4BroadwayEmArcy (J) 195J-35
3. 12052-5Sweet And LovelyEmArcy MG 36056
4. 12053-1Sweet And Lovely (short version)EmArcy (J) 195J-35
5. 12054-5Bernie's Tune (short version)-
6. 12060-5Westward Walk (aka Westwood Walk)EmArcy MG 36088, MG 36159
7. 12061-2Blues At The Roots (aka Root Blues) (alternate take)EmArcy MG 36159, (J) 195J-35
8. 12061-3Blues At The Roots (aka Root Blues)EmArcy MG 36101
9. 14381-1Blues At The Roots (aka Root Blues) (edited version from 12061-3)Mercury unissued
* EmArcy MG 36056, (J) 195J-33   Presenting The Gerry Mulligan Sextet
* EmArcy (J) 195J-35   Gerry Mulligan - Mainstream Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* EmArcy MG 36088   Various Artists - The Greatest Stars Of Jazz Under One Roof
* EmArcy MG 36159   A Profile Of Gerry Mulligan (not released)
= Mercury MG 20453; Universal (J) UCCM-9123   A Profile Of Gerry Mulligan
* EmArcy MG 36101, (J) 195J-34   Gerry Mulligan - Mainstream Of Jazz

Helen Merrill

Hank Jones (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Sol Gubin (drums) Helen Merrill (vocals) unidentified strings, Richard Hayman (arranger, conductor)
NYC, October 22, 1955
12257-4Beautiful LoveEmArcy MG 36057
12258-6Just You, Just Me-
12259-8When I Fall In Love-
12260-2End Of A Love AffairMercury 70844x45; EmArcy MG 36057, MG 36086
12261-11Mountain High, Valley LowMercury 70798x45; EmArcy MG 36057, EP 1-6145
* EmArcy MG 36057   Helen Merrill With Strings
* EmArcy MG 36086   Various Artists - For Jazz Lovers
* Mercury 70844x45   Helen Merrill - The End Of A Love Affair / Anything Goes
* Mercury 70798x45   Helen Merrill - Mountain High, Valley Low / Comes Love
* EmArcy EP 1-6145   Helen Merrill (no details)

Helen Merrill

Hank Jones (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Sol Gubin (drums) Helen Merrill (vocals) unidentified strings, Richard Hayman (arranger, conductor): same personnel
NYC, October 24, 1955
12262-6Anything GoesMercury 70844x45; EmArcy MG 36057, EP 1-6145
12263-4Comes LoveMercury 70798x45; EmArcy MG 36057, EP 1-6145
12264-6I'm Afraid The Masquerade Is OverEmArcy MG 36057
12265-2Wait Till You See Him-
* EmArcy MG 36057   Helen Merrill With Strings
* Mercury 70844x45   Helen Merrill - The End Of A Love Affair / Anything Goes
* Mercury 70798x45   Helen Merrill - Mountain High, Valley Low / Comes Love
* EmArcy EP 1-6145   Helen Merrill (no details)

Sarah Vaughan

Bernie Glow, Ernie Royal (trumpet) J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) Cannonball Adderley, Sam Marowitz (alto sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax, flute) Jimmy Jones (piano) Turk Van Lake (guitar) Joe Benjamin (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Sarah Vaughan (vocals) Ernie Wilkins (conductor)
NYC, October 25, 1955
12266-1Sometimes I'm Happy (alternate take 1)Mercury (J) 18PJ-1030/35
12266-2Sometimes I'm Happy (alternate take 2)-
12266-3Sometimes I'm Happy (alternate take 3)-
12266-4Sometimes I'm HappyEmArcy MG 36058
12267-1I'll Never Smile Again (alternate take 1)Mercury (J) 18PJ-1030/35
12267-2I'll Never Smile Again (alternate take 2)-
12267-3I'll Never Smile AgainEmArcy MG 36058
12268-3Don't Be On The Outside (alternate take)Mercury (J) 18PJ-1030/35
12268-5Don't Be On The OutsideEmArcy MG 36058
12269It Shouldn't Happen To A DreamEmArcy MG 36058, MG 36086
* Mercury (J) 18PJ-1030/35   The Complete Sarah Vaughan On Mercury, Vol. 1 - Great Jazz Years 1954-1956
* EmArcy MG 36058; Universal (J) UCCM-9035   Sarah Vaughan In The Land Of Hi-Fi
* EmArcy MG 36086   Various Artists - For Jazz Lovers

Sarah Vaughan

Bernie Glow, Ernie Royal (trumpet) J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) Cannonball Adderley, Sam Marowitz (alto sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax, flute) Jimmy Jones (piano) Turk Van Lake (guitar) Joe Benjamin (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Sarah Vaughan (vocals) Ernie Wilkins (conductor): same personnel
NYC, October 26, 1955
12270An Occasional ManEmArcy MG 36058
12271Soon-
12272Cherokee-
12273Maybe-
* EmArcy MG 36058; Universal (J) UCCM-9035   Sarah Vaughan In The Land Of Hi-Fi

Cannonball Adderley With Strings

Cannonball Adderley (alto sax) unidentified orchestra, Richard Hayman (director)
NYC, October 27, 1955
12274-7Street Of DreamsEmArcy MG 36063
12275-10Falling In Love With Love-
12276-5You Are Too Beautiful-
12277-3Polka Dots And Moonbeams-
* EmArcy MG 36063   Julian Cannonball Adderley And Strings
= Mercury MG 20652, SR 60652   The Lush Side Of Cannonball Adderley

Sarah Vaughan

Bernie Glow, Ernie Royal (trumpet) J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) Cannonball Adderley, Sam Marowitz (alto sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax, flute) Jimmy Jones (piano) Turk Van Lake (guitar) Joe Benjamin (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Sarah Vaughan (vocals) Ernie Wilkins (conductor)
NYC, October 27, 1955
12278Why Can't IEmArcy MG 36058
12279How High The Moon-
12280-1Over The Rainbow (alternate take)Mercury (J) 18PJ-1030/35
12280-3Over The RainbowEmArcy MG 36058, MG 36086
12281-2Oh My! (alternate take 1)Mercury (J) 18PJ-1030/35
12281-6Oh My! (alternate take 2)-
12281-8Oh My!EmArcy MG 36058
* EmArcy MG 36058; Universal (J) UCCM-9035   Sarah Vaughan In The Land Of Hi-Fi
* Mercury (J) 18PJ-1030/35   The Complete Sarah Vaughan On Mercury, Vol. 1 - Great Jazz Years 1954-1956
* EmArcy MG 36086   Various Artists - For Jazz Lovers

Cannonball Adderley With Strings

Cannonball Adderley (alto sax) unidentified orchestra, Richard Hayman (director)
NYC, October 28, 1955
12282-5Two Sleepy PeopleEmArcy MG 36063
12283-3(I'm Afraid) The Masquerade Is OverEmArcy MG 36063, MG 36086
12284-1The Surrey With The Fringe On TopEmArcy MG 36063
12285-2I'll Never Stop Lovin' You-
12286-6Lonely DreamsEmArcy MG 36063, MG 36086
12287-6A Foggy DayEmArcy MG 36063
12288-3I Cover The Waterfront-
12289-2I've Never Been In Love Before-
* EmArcy MG 36063   Julian Cannonball Adderley And Strings
= Mercury MG 20652, SR 60652   The Lush Side Of Cannonball Adderley
* EmArcy MG 36086   Various Artists - For Jazz Lovers

Gerry Mulligan Sextet

Jon Eardley (trumpet) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Zoot Sims (tenor sax -1/4,9,10) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Peck Morrison (bass) Dave Bailey (drums)
NYC, October 31, 1955
1. 12296-4BroadwayEmArcy MG 36056
2. 12296-5Broadway (alternate take)EmArcy (J) 195J-36
3. 12297-1Demanton (alternate take)-
4. 12297-12DemantonEmArcy MG 36159
5. 12298-6Night At The TurntableEmArcy MG 36056
6. 12299-1Everything Happens To Me (take 1)EmArcy (J) 195J-36
7. 12299-2Everything Happens To Me (take 2)-
8. 12299-4Everything Happens To MeEmArcy MG 36056, EP 1-6146
9. 12300-2The Lady Is A TrampEmArcy MG 36056
10. 12300-4The Lady Is A Tramp (alternate take)EmArcy (J) 195J-36
* EmArcy MG 36056, (J) 195J-33   Presenting The Gerry Mulligan Sextet
* EmArcy (J) 195J-36   Gerry Mulligan - Mainstream Of Jazz, Vol. 3
* EmArcy MG 36159   A Profile Of Gerry Mulligan (not released)
= Mercury MG 20453; Universal (J) UCCM-9123   A Profile Of Gerry Mulligan
* EmArcy EP 1-6146   Presenting The Gerry Mulligan Sextet

Sarah Vaughan

Sarah Vaughan (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Hugo Peretti (conductor)
NYC, October, 1955
12129-3ParadiseMercury MG 20094
12130-1Time On My Hands (alternate take)Mercury (J) 18PJ-1030/35
12130-3Time On My HandsMercury MG 20094
12131-3Gimme A Little Kiss-
* Mercury MG 20094   Sarah Vaughan At The Blue Note
* Mercury (J) 18PJ-1030/35   The Complete Sarah Vaughan On Mercury, Vol. 1 - Great Jazz Years 1954-1956

Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra

Ralph Marterie (trumpet, leader) Carl Bernhardt, Dick Bradey, Ralph Craig, Vince Forrest (trombone) unidentified horns, reeds and rhythm
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, October, 1955
12346Lullaby Of BirdlandMercury MG 20124
12347Midnight Sun-
12348The Prisoner's Song-
12349Stella By Starlight-
12350One O'clock Jump-
12351Basie Boogie-
12352It's A Wonderful World-
12353Robbin's Nest-
* Mercury MG 20124   Ralph Marterie - Swing Baby

Kitty White

Kitty White (vocals) unidentified orchestra
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, October, 1955?
12134A Teen-Age PrayerMercury 70750x45
* Mercury 70750x45   Kitty White - I'm Gonna Be A Fool Next Monday / A Teen-Age Prayer

Jorgen Ryg Quartet

Jorgen Ryg (trumpet) Atli Bjorn (piano) Erik Moseholm (bass) William Schiopffe (drums)
Copenhagen, Denmark, November 1, 1955
W403Polka Dots And MoonbeamsMetronome (D) MEP 1045; EmArcy MG 36099
W404El Domingo-
W405Mean To Me-
W406Whispering-
* EmArcy MG 36099   Jorgen Ryg Jazz Quartet
* Metronome (D) MEP 1045   Jorgen Ryg Quartet

Georgie Auld And His Orchestra

Maynard Ferguson, Conrad Gozzo, Mannie Klein, Ray Linn (trumpet) Skeets Herfurt, Tommy Pederson, Frank Rosolino, Si Zentner (trombone) Willie Schwartz (alto sax) Georgie Auld, Ted Nash, Babe Russin (tenor sax) Chuck Gentry (baritone sax) Arnold Ross (piano) Al Hendrickson or Barney Kessel (guitar) Joe Mondragon or Joe Comfort (bass) Alvin Stoller or Irv Kottler (drums)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, November 7, 1955
12374DinahEmArcy MG 36060
12375For You-
12376Tippin' InMercury 70797x45
12377Until The Real Thing Comes AlongEmArcy MG 36060, EP 1-6151
12378In The Land Of Hi-Fi-
* EmArcy MG 36060   Georgie Auld In The Land Of Hi-Fi
* Mercury 70797x45   Georgie Auld - Tippin' In / Love Is Just Around The Corner
* EmArcy EP 1-6151   Georgie Auld And His Orchestra (no details)

Thelma Gracen

Quen Anderson (trombone) Georgie Auld (tenor sax) Lou Levy (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Joe Comfort (bass) Sid Bulkin (drums) Thelma Gracen (vocals)
Hollywood, CA, November 9, 1955
W361 | 12383I'm YoursWing MGW 60005
W362 | 12384People Will Say We're In Love-
W363 | 12385More Than You Know-
W364 | 12386Let There Be Love-
* Wing MGW 60005; EmArcy MG 36096, (J) PHCE 10025, (J) EJD 3069; Universal (J) UCCM-9036   Thelma Gracen

Thelma Gracen

Quen Anderson (trombone) Georgie Auld (tenor sax) Lou Levy (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Joe Comfort (bass) Sid Bulkin (drums) Thelma Gracen (vocals): same personnel
Hollywood, CA, November 10, 1955
W365 | 12379I'll Remember AprilWing MGW 60005
W366 | 12380Out Of Nowhere-
W367 | 12381Solitude-
W368 | 12382Just You, Just Me-
W369 | 12397I'll Get By-
W370 | 12398Night And Day-
W371 | 12399I'll Never Be The Same-
W372 | 12400Tea For Two-
* Wing MGW 60005; EmArcy MG 36096, (J) PHCE 10025, (J) EJD 3069; Universal (J) UCCM-9036   Thelma Gracen

Dinah Washington

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
12391-4GoodbyeEmArcy MG 36065, MG 36086; Mercury MG 20133, EP 1-3351; Wing SRW 16386
12392-12The Show Must Go OnMercury 70776x45, (J) 30JD-10144/46
12393-3Smoke Gets In Your EyesEmArcy MG 36065; Wing SRW 16386
12394-4Look To The Rainbow-
12395Birth Of The BluesMercury (J) 30JD-10144/46
12396-3What Is This Thing Called Love-
* EmArcy MG 36065   Dinah Washington - Dinah!
* EmArcy MG 36086   Various Artists - For Jazz Lovers
* Mercury MG 20133   Various Artists - Swinging For The King
* Wing SRW 16386   Dinah Washington - The Original Soul Sister
* Mercury (J) 30JD-10144/46   The Complete Dinah Washington On Mercury, Vol. 4 - 1954-1956
* Mercury 70776x45   Dinah Washington - The Show Must Go On / I Just Couldn't Stand It No More
* Mercury EP 1-3351   Dinah Washington (no details)

Dinah Washington

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 11, 1955
12401-4There'll Be Some Changes MadeEmArcy MG 36065
12402-5I Could Have Told YouEmArcy MG 36065; Wing SRW 16386
12403-2More Than You KnowEmArcy MG 36065, MG 36086; Wing SRW 16386
12404-4Make Me A Present Of YouMercury 71377x45; EmArcy MG 36065; Wing SRW 16386
* EmArcy MG 36065   Dinah Washington - Dinah!
* Wing SRW 16386   Dinah Washington - The Original Soul Sister
* EmArcy MG 36086   Various Artists - For Jazz Lovers
* Mercury 71377x45   Dinah Washington - Make Me A Present Of You / All Of Me

Georgie Auld And His Orchestra

Maynard Ferguson, Conrad Gozzo, Mannie Klein, Ray Linn (trumpet) Skeets Herfurt, Tommy Pederson, Frank Rosolino, Si Zentner (trombone) Willie Schwartz (alto sax) Georgie Auld, Ted Nash, Babe Russin (tenor sax) Chuck Gentry (baritone sax) Arnold Ross (piano) Al Hendrickson or Barney Kessel (guitar) Joe Mondragon or Joe Comfort (bass) Alvin Stoller or Irv Kottler (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 11, 1955
12405I May Be WrongEmArcy MG 36060
12406Love Is Just Around The CornerMercury 70797x45; EmArcy MG 36060
12407Sunday Kind Of LoveEmArcy MG 36060, EP 1-6151
12408Swingin' In The Moore ParkEmArcy MG 36060, EP 1-6151, MG 36087
* EmArcy MG 36060   Georgie Auld In The Land Of Hi-Fi
* EmArcy MG 36087   Various Artists - Today Is Bargain Day - A Collection Of All Star High Fidelity Recordings
* Mercury 70797x45   Georgie Auld - Tippin' In / Love Is Just Around The Corner
* EmArcy EP 1-6151   Georgie Auld And His Orchestra (no details)

Dinah Washington

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 WindEmArcy MG 36065; Mercury EP 1-3351; Wing SRW 16386
12418-7Willow Weep For MeEmArcy MG 36065; Wing SRW 16386
12419-4All Of MeMercury 71377x45; EmArcy MG 36065; Mercury EP 1-3351, PJC 1; Wing SRW 16386
12420-3Accent On YouthEmArcy MG 36065
* EmArcy MG 36065   Dinah Washington - Dinah!
* Wing SRW 16386   Dinah Washington - The Original Soul Sister
* Mercury PJC 1   Various Artists - Music To Live By
* Mercury 71377x45   Dinah Washington - Make Me A Present Of You / All Of Me
* Mercury EP 1-3351   Dinah Washington (no details)

Jimmy Cleveland Octet

Ernie Royal (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Hank Jones (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, November 22, 1955
12310My One And Only LoveEmArcy MG 36066
12311Our Love Is Here To Stay-
12312Vixen-
12313Count 'Em-
12314Bone Brother-
* EmArcy MG 36066   Introducing Jimmy Cleveland And His All Stars

Jackie Paris

Hal McKusick, Sam Morowitz (alto sax) Frankie Socolow, Ed Wasserman (tenor sax) Al Epstein (baritone sax) Billy Triglia (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Jackie Paris (vocals) Manny Albam (arranger)
NYC, November 28, 1955
W328There Will Never Be Another YouWing MGW 60004
W329Wrap Your Troubles In DreamsWing MGW 60004; EmArcy MG 36085
W330IndianaWing W 90053, MGW 60004; EmArcy MG 36088
W331My Kind Of LoveMercury unissued
* Wing MGW 60004   Jackie Paris - Can't Get Started With You
= Wing MGW 60004 (alt.)   Songs By Jackie Paris
= EmArcy MG 36095   Songs By Jackie Paris (not released?)
= EmArcy (J) 195J-10106   Songs By Jackie Paris + 2
* EmArcy MG 36085   Various Artists - The Young Ones Of Jazz
* EmArcy MG 36088   Various Artists - The Greatest Stars Of Jazz Under One Roof
* Wing W 90053, W 90053x45   Jackie Paris - Indiana / Heart Of Gold

Jackie Paris

Remeo Peque (flute, oboe, English horn, clarinet) Janet Putnam (harp) Billy Triglia (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Jackie Paris (vocals) unidentified strings, Manny Albam (arranger)
NYC, November 29, 1955
W332That Ole Devil Called LoveWing MGW 60004; EmArcy MG 36085
W333I Can't Get StartedWing MGW 60004
W334Goodnight My Love-
W335Strange-
* Wing MGW 60004   Jackie Paris - Can't Get Started With You
= Wing MGW 60004 (alt.)   Songs By Jackie Paris
= EmArcy MG 36095   Songs By Jackie Paris (not released?)
= EmArcy (J) 195J-10106   Songs By Jackie Paris + 2
* EmArcy MG 36085   Various Artists - The Young Ones Of Jazz

Jackie Paris

Remeo Peque (flute, oboe, English horn, clarinet) Janet Putnam (harp) Billy Triglia (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Jackie Paris (vocals) unidentified strings, Manny Albam (arranger): same personnel
NYC, November 30, 1955
W336Heart Of GoldWing W 90053, MGW 60004
W337Cloudy MorningWing MGW 60004
W338Heaven Can Wait-
W339Whispering Grass Don't Tell The Trees-
* Wing MGW 60004   Jackie Paris - Can't Get Started With You
= Wing MGW 60004 (alt.)   Songs By Jackie Paris
= EmArcy MG 36095   Songs By Jackie Paris (not released?)
= EmArcy (J) 195J-10106   Songs By Jackie Paris + 2
* Wing W 90053, W 90053x45   Jackie Paris - Indiana / Heart Of Gold

Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra

Ralph Marterie (trumpet, conductor) Carl Bernhardt, Dick Bradey, Ralph Craig, Vince Forrest (trombone) The Jack Halloran Singers (vocal group -1) unidentified horns, reeds and rhythm
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, November, 1955
1. 12486 | 12505The Grass Is GreenMercury 70771
2. 12487LauraMercury MG 20124
3. 12488Where The Wind Blows (In Sorrento)Mercury 70771, MG 20128
4. 12489Woodchopper's BallMercury MG 20124
5. 12490Danse Arabe-
6. 12491Swing Baby-
7. 12492Down Street (Castle Rock And Jazz Session)unissued
* Mercury MG 20124   Ralph Marterie - Swing Baby
* Mercury MG 20128   Ralph Marterie - Salute To The Aragon Ballroom
* Mercury 70771   Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra (no details)

Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra

Buddy Morrow (trombone, leader) Bill Haverman or Dave McKenna (piano) Scott LaFaro or Chuck Sagle or Dave Poshonka (bass) Bob McKee (drums) Jimmy Randolph (vocals -3) unidentified orchestra
NYC, December 20, 1955
1. W340Tippity TopWing W 90047
2. W341Georgia Bop DanceWing MGW 12006
3. W342A Band Of AngelsWing W 90047
* Wing MGW 12006; Mercury MG 20210   Buddy Morrow - Music For Dancing Feet
* Wing W 90047, W 90047x45   Buddy Morrow - Tippity Top / A Band Of Angels

Buddy Johnson And His Orchestra

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 -2,4) Floyd Ryland (vocals -3) The Bee Jays (vocal group -4)
NYC, December 21, 1955
1. 12319Doot Doot DowWing W 90064, MGW 12005; Mercury 70775
2. 12320I Don't Want Nobody (To Have My Love But You)Wing W 90064, MGW 12005; Mercury 70775, 71723, C 30139x45, SR 61186
3. 12321You Got It MadeMercury 70912
4. 12322Bring It Home To MeMercury 70912; Wing MGW 12005
* Wing MGW 12005; Mercury MG 20209   Buddy Johnson - Rock 'N Roll
= Wing MGW 12111   Buddy Johnson - Rock 'N Roll Stage Show
* Mercury C 30139x45   Buddy Johnson - I'm Just Your Fool / I Don't Want Nobody
* Mercury SR 61186   Various Artists - Original Golden Soul, Vol. 1
= Mercury SRM 2-600   Various Artists - Original Gold Soul - 21 All Time Soul Greats
* Mercury 71723   Buddy Johnson - I'm Just Your Fool / I Don't Want Nobody
* Wing W 90064, W 90064x45   Buddy Johnson - Doot Doot Dow / I Don't Want Nobody (To Have My Love But You)
* Mercury 70775, 70912   Buddy Johnson And His Orchestra (no details)

Bobby Jaspar All Stars

Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute) Rene Urtreger (piano) Sacha Distel (guitar -2/4) Benoit Quersin (bass) Jean-Louis Viale (drums)
Paris, France, December 27, 1955
1. 29790 | 14933Memory Of DickEmArcy MG 36105
2. 29791 | 14934Milestones-
3. 29792 | 14935Minor Drops-
4. 29793 | 14932Bag's Groove-
* EmArcy MG 36105   Bobby Jaspar And His All Stars

Bobby Jaspar All Stars

Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute) Rene Urtreger (piano) Benoit Quersin (bass) Jean-Louis Viale (drums)
Paris, France, December 29, 1955
29806 | 14936I'll Remember AprilEmArcy MG 36105
29807 | 14937You Stepped Out Of A Dream-
29808 | 14938I Can't Get Started-
29809 | 14939Night In Tunisia-
* EmArcy MG 36105   Bobby Jaspar And His All Stars

Dinah Washington

unknown (flute) Wynton Kelly (piano) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals) unidentified brass
Los Angeles, CA, December, 1955
12466I Thought About YouEmArcy MG 36149
12467Lingering-
12468A Sunday Kind Of Love-
12469Come On HomeMercury (J) 30JD-10144/46
* EmArcy MG 36149   Dinah Washington - The Queen! (not released)
= Mercury MG 20439, SR 60111   Dinah Washington - The Queen!
* Mercury (J) 30JD-10144/46   The Complete Dinah Washington On Mercury, Vol. 4 - 1954-1956

Patti Page With Jack Rael's Orchestra

Patti Page (vocals) unidentified brass, rhythm and strings, Jack Rael (conductor)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, 1955
17154On The Sunny Side Of The StreetMercury MG 20406, MG 20909
17155The Glory Of LoveMercury MG 20475
17156A Sunday Kind Of LoveMercury MG 20388
17157Don't Take Your Love From Me-
17158I Guess I'll Get The Papers And Go HomeMercury MG 20475
17159Looking At The World Through Rose-Colored Glasses-
17160I Don't Want To Set The World On Fire-
17161The GypsyMercury MG 20398
17162The Man I LoveMercury MG 20388
17163I Double Dare YouMercury MG 20474
17164River, Stay 'Way From My DoorMercury MG 20475
17165The Old Piano Roll BluesMercury MG 20399
17166'Way Down Yonder In New OrleansMercury MG 20387
17167Long Long Agounissued
17168Just A Little Street Where Old Friends MeetMercury MG 20475
17169It Looks Like Rain In Cherry Blossom LaneMercury MG 20406
17170I'll Always Be In Love With YouMercury MG 20474
17171Mad About Him, Sad Without Him, How Can I Be Glad Without Him BluesMercury MG 20399
17172I'll Walk AloneMercury MG 20405
17173JimMercury MG 20417
17174My Prayer-
17175While We're YoungMercury SR 60049
17176Young At HeartMercury MG 20406
17177A Good Man Is Hard To Findunissued
17178(I Love You) For Sentimental ReasonsMercury MG 20398
17179A Garden In The RainMercury MG 20406
17180Have You Ever Been Lonely, Have You Ever Been BlueMercury MG 20475
17181I'll Remember AprilMercury MG 20406
17182TenderlyMercury MG 20388
17183The One Rose That's Left In My HeartMercury MG 20406
17184You Call Everybody Darlin'Mercury MG 20405
17185I've Heard That Song BeforeMercury MG 20388
17186Lights OutMercury MG 20475
17187Memories Of YouMercury MG 20388
17188Mighty Like A RoseMercury MG 20406
17189Breezin' Along With The BreezeMercury MG 20399
17190My Melancholy BabyMercury MG 20388
17191'S WonderfulMercury MG 20474
17192September In The Rain-
17193April In ParisMercury MG 20387
17194Birth Of The BluesMercury MG 20399, MG 20909
17195Dancing In The DarkMercury MG 20388
17196Got Him Off My Hands (But Can't Get Him Off My Mind)Mercury MG 20399
17197Too-Ra-Loo-Ra-Loo-Ral (That's An Irish Lullaby)Mercury MG 20387
17198A Little Bit Of Heavenunissued
17199Just One Of Those ThingsMercury MG 20475
17200My Wild Irish RoseMercury MG 20406
17201Three Little WordsMercury MG 20417
17202April ShowersMercury MG 20406
17203As Time Goes ByMercury MG 20399
17204Melody Of LoveMercury MG 20388
17205Whatever Lola WantsMercury MG 20417
17206AngryMercury MG 20474
17207It's A Pity To Say GoodnightMercury MG 20398
17208It's A Good Day-
17209A Blossom FellMercury MG 20406
17210(You Gotta Have) HeartMercury MG 20417
17211I'm Never SatisfiedMercury MG 20474
17212Autumn In RomeMercury MG 20387
17213Crazy RhythmMercury MG 20398
17214Goody GoodyMercury MG 20474
17215School Days-
17216The Breeze (That's Bringing My Baby Back To Me)Mercury MG 20406
17217Varsity DragMercury MG 20474
17218It All Depends On YouMercury MG 20405
17219(I Wanna Go Where You Go, Do What You Do) Then I'll Be HappyMercury MG 20398
17220I Didn't Know What Time It Was-
17221Let Me Call You SweetheartMercury MG 20388
17222Walking My Baby Back HomeMercury MG 20474
17223Darling, Je Vous Aime BeaucoupMercury MG 20398
17224Let's Get Away From It AllMercury MG 20387
17225To Know You Is To Love YouMercury MG 20417
17226Under Paris SkiesMercury MG 20387
17227Lullaby Of BirdlandMercury MG 20474
17228We Three (My Echo, My Shadow And Me)Mercury MG 20417
17229Why Don't You Do Right (Got Me Some Money Too)-
17230After You've GoneMercury MG 20399
17231Baby, Baby All The Time-
17232Everything Happens To MeMercury MG 20405
17233Goodbye Charlie Goodbyeunissued
17234IndiscretionMercury MG 20405
17235It Started All Over AgainMercury MG 20474
17236Opus #1Mercury MG 20475
17237There Are Such ThingsMercury MG 20388
17238Will You Still Be MineMercury MG 20417
17239Basin Street BluesMercury MG 20387, MG 20909
17240Just A Little Bit South Of North CarolinaMercury MG 20387
17241I Can't Love You AnymoreMercury MG 20475
17242Dream A Little Dream Of MeMercury MG 20474, MG 20909
17243Gypsy In My SoulMercury MG 20398
17244I Still Get A Thrill Thinking Of YouMercury MG 20417
17245In Love In VainMercury MG 20405
17246Mississippi MudMercury MG 20387
17247Route 66Mercury MG 20387, MG 20909
17248We Just Couldn't Say GoodbyeMercury MG 20405
17249South Of The BorderMercury MG 20387
17250Congraturate MeMercury MG 20475
17251Boulevard Of Broken DreamsMercury MG 20399, MG 20909
17252Blues In The NightMercury MG 20399
17253Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm GoneMercury MG 20475
17254Too Marvelous For WordsMercury MG 20474
17255'Tis AutumnMercury MG 20405
17256If I Could Be With You One Hour TonightMercury MG 20475
17257For YouMercury MG 20405
17258Happy Days Are Here AgainMercury MG 20398
17259I'm Just Wild About HarrryMercury MG 20417
17260Sometimes I'm HappyMercury MG 20398
17261SmilesMercury MG 20405
17262Can't We Be FriendsMercury MG 20399
17263I May Be Wrong (But I Think You're Wonderful)Mercury MG 20475
17264I Get A Kick Out Of YouMercury MG 20417
17265It Had To Be YouMercury MG 20388
17266When Day Is DoneMercury MG 20398
17267Lover Come Back To MeMercury MG 20405
17268The Whole World Is Singing My SongMercury MG 20387
17269Just Becauseunissued
17270Slowly With Feeling-
17271The Old Spinning WheelMercury MG 20474
17272Buzz MeMercury MG 20399
17273Autumn LeavesMercury MG 20405
17274The Ballad Of Davy Crockettunissued
17275It's A Sin To Tell A Lie-
17276I Don't Care If The Sun Don't ShineMercury MG 20406, SRD 2
* Mercury MG 20406, SR 60081   Patti Page - I'll Remember April
* Mercury MG 20909, SR 60909   Patti Page - Blue Dream Street
* Mercury MG 20475, SR 60155   Patti Page - Sings The Best Of America (not released?)
* Mercury MG 20388, SR 60011   Patti Page - I've Heard That Song Before
* Mercury MG 20398, SR 60025   Patti Page - On Camera ... Favorites From TV
* Mercury MG 20474, SR 60156   Patti Page - Sings The Great Ones (not released?)
* Mercury MG 20399, SR 60057   Patti Page - Patti (not released?)
* Mercury MG 20387, SR 60010   Patti Page Sings Let's Get Away From It All
* Mercury MG 20405, SR 60059   Patti Page - Indiscretion
* Mercury MG 20417, SR 60037   Patti Page - Three Little Words
* Mercury SR 60049   Patti Page - The Waltz Queen
* Mercury SRD 2   Various Artists - Music/Sound Spectacular

Freddie Slack Octet

Shorty Sharlock (trumpet) Herbie Harper (trombone) Justin Gordon (tenor sax) Bob Poland (baritone sax) Freddie Slack (piano) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Morty Corb (bass) Alvin Stroller (drums) Benny Carter (arranger)
Los Angeles, CA, 1955
W229Rockin' The BoogieWing MGW 60003
* Wing MGW 60003; EmArcy MG 36094   Freddie Slack - Boogie Woogie On The 88

Freddie Slack Quartet

Freddie Slack (piano) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Morty Corb (bass) Alvin Stroller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, 1955
W230Beating With ChopsticksWing MGW 60003
W231Rain Drops-
W232Bolero-
* Wing MGW 60003; EmArcy MG 36094   Freddie Slack - Boogie Woogie On The 88

Brook Benton

King Curtis (tenor sax) unknown (piano) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Brook Benton (vocals) unidentified chorus (-1)
NYC, 1955
1. 11971Hold My Handunissued
2. 11972It's Just A Matter Of TimeMercury 71394, MG 20421, EP 1-3394, MG 20511, MG 20581, MG 20607, MGD 9, SRM 2-601
3. 11973Hurtin' InsideMercury 71394, MG 20687
4. 11974I Want You Foreverunissued
5. 11979Tell Me The Truth-
* Mercury MG 20421, SR 60077   Brook Benton - It's Just A Matter Of Time
* Mercury MG 20511, SR 60217   Various Artists - Golden Goodies
* Mercury MG 20581, SR 60241   Various Artists - 14 More Newies But Goodies
* Mercury MG 20607   Brook Benton Golden Hits
* Mercury MGD 9, SRD 9   Various Artists - Galaxy - Music From 16 Great Artists
* Mercury SRM 2-601   Various Artists - Golden Era Of Dance And Songs
* Mercury MG 20687, SR 60687   Various Artists - DeeJay's Choice
* Mercury 71394, EP 1-3394   Brook Benton (no details)

John Cali

John Cali (banjo) unidentified orchestra, Richard Hayman (conductor)
NYC, 1955
12201Turkey In The Straw Medley: Little Brown Jug / Skip To My Lou / Li'l Liza Jane / Oh SusannaMercury MG 20152
12202Alabamy Bound-
12203Waiting Fo The Robert E. Lee-
12204Medley: Honeysuckle Rose / Down South-
12205Rock A-Bye Your Baby-
12206'Way Down Yonder In New Orleans-
12207Southland Medley: My Old Kentucky Home / Ring De Banjo / Swanee River / Camptown Races / Golden Slippers / Marching Through Georgia / Dixie-
12208Kentucky Babe-
12209Medley: Old Rebel / River Song-
12210Ol' Man River-
12211Yellow Rose Of Texas-
12212Mandy-
* Mercury MG 20152   John Cali - Banjo On My Knee

Kitty White

Kitty White (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Hugo Peretti (arranger, conductor)
NYC, 1955
11671RiceMercury 70704x45, MGD 20089
11672The Impatient YearsMercury 70704x45
11673I'm Gonna Be A Fool Next MondayMercury 70750x45
* Mercury MGD 20089   Various Artists - Pop Parade
* Mercury 70704x45   Kitty White - Rice / The Impatient Years
* Mercury 70750x45   Kitty White - I'm Gonna Be A Fool Next Monday / A Teen-Age Prayer

Miyoshi Umeki With Hugo Peretti Orchestra

Miyoshi Umeki (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Hugo Peretti (arranger, conductor)
NYC, 1955
12184How Deep Is The OceanMercury 70838x45, MG 20161, MG 20165; Wing MGW 12148
12185Can't Help Lovin' Dat ManMercury MG 20165; Wing MGW 12148
12186Why TalkMercury 70838x45
12187Hanna Ko SanMercury MG 20165; Wing MGW 12148
* Mercury MG 20161   Various Artists - Songs For The Mood You're In
* Mercury MG 20165; Universal (J) UCCM-9040   Miyoshi Umeki - Miyoshi Sings For Arthur Godfrey
* Wing MGW 12148   Miyoshi Umeki - Miyoshi - Singing Star Of Rodgers And Hammerstein's Flower Drum Song
* Mercury 70838x45   Miyoshi Umeki - How Deep Is The Ocean / Why Talk

The Blue Stars

Roger Guerin (trumpet) Jean Mercadier (alto sax, clarinet) Fats Sadi Lammemand (vibes) Christian Chevallier (piano) The Blue Stars (vocal group) and others
Paris, France, 1955
12084Lullaby Of BirdlandMercury 70742, MGD 20132; EmArcy MG 36067
12085Toute Ma Joie (aka That's My Girl)Mercury 70742; EmArcy MG 36067
* EmArcy MG 36067   The Blue Stars
* Mercury 70742, 70742x45   Blue Stars Of France - Lullaby Of Birdland / That's My Girl
* Mercury MGD 20132   The Blue Stars (no details)

Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra

Buddy Morrow (trombone, leader) Jerry Mercer (vocals) unknown (vocal group -1) unidentified orchestra
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1955
1. 11184I Don't Wanna Mambo PolkaMercury 70512
2. 11185Blue PreludeMercury MG 25216, MG 20062, EP 1-3313, EP 1-3322; Wing MGW 12102
3. 11186The Touch Of Your Lips-
4. 11187Body And SoulMercury MG 25216, MG 20062, EP 1-3313, 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 70512, EP 1-3313, EP 1-3322, EP 1-3321   Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra (no details)

Jerry Mercer And His Orchestra

unidentified orchestra, Jerry Mercer (leader, conductor) David Carroll (arranger)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1955
12357Jug TimeMercury 70783x45, MG 20109; Wing MGW 12106
12358Darkest IndiaMercury MG 20281, MG 20281 (alt.)
12359Music MakersMercury 70783x45, MG 20109; Wing MGW 12106
12360Stompin' At The SavoyMercury DJ 26x45
* Mercury MG 20109   David Carroll - Dancer's Delight
* Wing MGW 12106   David Carroll - Dance Date
* Mercury MG 20281   David Carroll - Let's Dance
* Mercury MG 20281 (alt.)   David Carroll - Let's Dance
* Mercury 70783x45   Jerry Mercer - Jug Time / Music Makers
* Mercury DJ 26x45   Jerry Mercer And His Orchestra (no details)

Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra

Buddy Morrow (trombone, leader) unidentified orchestra
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1955
11480We'll Be Together AgainMercury MG 20062, EP 1-3323; Wing MGW 12102
11481September SongMercury MG 20062, EP 1-3322; Wing MGW 12102
11482That Old FeelingMercury MG 20062, EP 1-3323; Wing MGW 12102
11483I Found A Million Dollar BabyMercury MG 20062, EP 1-3323
11488Too Marvelous For Words-
11489Something To Remember You ByMercury MG 25146, MG 20062, EP 1-3322
11490There Goes That TrainMercury 70611
11491Shoeless Joe From Hannibal, MO-
* Mercury MG 20062   Buddy Morrow - Shall We Dance
* Wing MGW 12102   Buddy Morrow - Dance Date!
* Mercury MG 25146   Buddy Morrow - Saturday Night Date
* Mercury EP 1-3323, EP 1-3322, 70611   Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra (no details)

Kitty White

Kitty White (vocals) unidentified orchestra, David Carroll (arranger, conductor)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1955
11452Give Me This NightMercury 70576x45
11453I Can't Change-
* Mercury 70576x45   Kitty White - Give Me This Night / I Can't Change

Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra

Buddy Morrow (trombone, leader) unidentified orchestra
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1955
W173 | 11336So All AloneWing MGW 12006
W174 | 11337Ling Ting Tong-
W175 | 11608Oh, Look At Me NowWing MGW 12000
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-
* Wing MGW 12006; Mercury MG 20210   Buddy Morrow - Music For Dancing Feet
* Wing MGW 12000; Mercury MG 20204   Buddy Morrow - A Salute To The Fabulous Dorseys

Kitty White

Kitty White (vocals) The Jack Halloran Singers (vocal group) unidentified orchestra, David Carroll (arranger, conductor)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, 1955
11645Magnifident MatadorMercury 70638x45
11646Why Does A Woman Cry-
11647My Love How I Love Youunissued
* Mercury 70638x45   Kitty White - Magnifident Matador / Why Does A Woman Cry

Eddie Ballantine And His Banjo Band

The Jack Halloran Choir, unidentified banjo band, Eddie Ballantine (arranger, conductor)
1955
W102Banjo BluesWing W 90001
W103WhisperingWing W 90010
W104(My Home Is) OhioWing W 90048
W105Bye Bye BluesWing W 90001
* Wing W 90001, W 90001x45   Eddie Ballantine - Banjo Blues / Bye Bye Blues
* Wing W 90010, W 90010x45   Eddie Ballantine - Whispering / Hop, Skip And Jump
* Wing W 90048, W 90048x45   Eddie Ballantine - (My Home Is) Ohio / Ragging The Banjo

Lola Dee With The Jack Halloran Choir

Lola Dee (vocals) The Jack Halloran Choir, unidentified orchestra, Lew Douglas (conductor)
1955
W159Paper RosesWing W 90015
W160In The Year Of Our LoveWing W 90035
W161Only You (And You Alone)Wing W 90015
* Wing W 90015, W 90015x45   Lola Dee - Paper Roses / Only You (And You Alone)
* Wing W 90035, W 90035x45   Lola Dee - In The Year Of Our Love / Hey Ba Ba Re Bop

Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra

Buddy Morrow (trombone, leader) unidentified orchestra
1955
W128On The Sunny Side Of The StreetWing MGW 12000
W129The Breeze And I-
W130Amapola-
* Wing MGW 12000; Mercury MG 20204   Buddy Morrow - A Salute To The Fabulous Dorseys

Nick Noble With The Jack Halloran Choir

Nick Noble (vocals) The Jack Halloran Choir, unidentified orchestra, Lew Douglas (conductor)
1955
W137The Bible Tells Me SoWing W 90003
W138Army Of The Lord-
* Wing W 90003, W 90003x45   Nick Noble - The Bible Tells Me So / Army Of The Lord

Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra

Buddy Morrow (trombone, leader) unidentified orchestra
1955
W153Maria ElenaWing MGW 12000
W154Green Eyes-
W155Scrub-A-Dub-DubWing W 90014, MGW 12006
W156Stompin' Room OnlyWing W 90014
* Wing MGW 12000; Mercury MG 20204   Buddy Morrow - A Salute To The Fabulous Dorseys
* Wing MGW 12006; Mercury MG 20210   Buddy Morrow - Music For Dancing Feet
* Wing W 90014, W 90014x45   Buddy Morrow - Scrub-A-Dub-Dub / Stompin' Room Only

Nick Noble With The Jack Halloran Choir

Nick Noble (vocals) The Jack Halloran Choir, unidentified orchestra, Lew Douglas (conductor)
1955
W280The Best Is Yet To ComeWing W 90028
W281If It Happened To You-
* Wing W 90028, W 90028x45   Nick Noble - The Best Is Yet To Come / If It Happend To You

Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra

Buddy Morrow (trombone, leader) unidentified orchestra
1955
W200One NightMercury unissued

The Blue Stars

The Blue Stars (vocal group) and others
Paris, France, 1955-1956
12436Tout Bas (aka Speak Low)Mercury 70808; EmArcy MG 36067
12437Mambo Italiano-
12573Mister L'amour (aka Mr. Sandman)EmArcy MG 36067
12574Plus Je T'embrasse (aka Heart Of My Heart)-
12575Gina-
12576 | 29812En 1920 (aka In 1920)-
12577Embrasse Moi Bien (aka Hold Me Close)-
12578Lettre A Virginie (aka Letter To Virginia)-
12579Les Lavandieres Du Portugal (aka The Portuguese Washerwoman)-
* EmArcy MG 36067   The Blue Stars
* Mercury 70808   The Blue Stars (no details)

Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra

Buddy Morrow (trombone, leader) unidentified orchestra
1955-1956
W452 | 17021Main Title From "The Man With The Golden Arm"Wing W 90063, MGW 12006
W453I Should CareWing W 90063
W454Ron's FollyWing MGW 12006
W455Who's Sorry Now-
W456Muskrat Ramble-
W457Carioca-
W568Music For Happy Feet-
W569Bone Dance-
W570Buddy's Blues-
W571Rosie's RoomMercury 71024
* Wing MGW 12006; Mercury MG 20210   Buddy Morrow - Music For Dancing Feet
* Wing W 90063, W 90063x45   Buddy Morrow - The Man With The Golden Arm / I Should Care
* Mercury 71024   Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra (no details)

Eddie Layton

unknown (sax) Eddie Layton (organ) unknown (banjo) unknown (guitar) unknown (drums) unknown (percussion)
maybe 1955
W344CharmaineWing MGW 12004
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-
* Wing MGW 12004; Mercury MG 20208   Eddie Layton - Organ Moods In Hi-Fi

Patricia Scot

unknown (alto sax) unknown (piano) Chuck Sagle (bass) unknown (drums) Patricia Scot (vocals) The Jack Halloran Singers (vocal group)
maybe 1955
W297A Dangerous AgeWing W 90030
W298So Many Beautiful Men (So Little Time)-
* Wing W 90030, W 90030x45   Patricia Scot - A Dangerous Age / So Many Beautiful Men