Oscar Peterson Catalog

1945 (age 20)

Oscar Peterson - I Got Rhythm  (RCA Masters (Canadian) FXM1 7233)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Bert Brown (bass) Frank Gariepy (drums)
Montreal, Canada, April 30, 1945
I Got Rhythm
Louise
My Blue Heaven
The Sheik Of Araby
Oscar Peterson (piano) Armand Samson (guitar) Bert Brown (bass) Roland Verdon (drums)
Montreal, Canada, August 17, 1945
Flying Home
The C Jam Blues
If I Could Be With You One Hour Tonight
Humoresque
Russ Dufort (drums) replaces Verdon
Montreal, Canada, April 3, 1946
Blue Moon
In A Little Spanish Town
Time Is On My Hands
China Boy
same personnel
Montreal, Canada, July 23, 1946
Runnin' Wild
Sweet Lorraine
Honeydripper
East Of The Sun (And West Of The Moon)

1947

Oscar Peterson - Rockin' In Rhythm  (RCA Masters (Canadian) FXM1 7327)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Albert King (bass) Mark "Wilkie" Wilkinson (drums)
Montreal, Canada, April 17, 1947
Back Home Again In Indiana
Margie
I Surrender, Dear
I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You
Oscar Peterson (piano) Auston Roberts (bass) Clarence Jones (drums)
Montreal, Canada, December 15, 1947
Oscar's Boogie
Smiles
Stairway To The Stars
Poor Butterfly
same personnel
Montreal, Canada, March 1, 1949
Oop-Bop Sh' Bam
Sweet Georgia Brown
Sleepy Time Gal
Rockin' In Rhythm
Oscar Peterson (piano) Ben Johnson (guitar) Auston Roberts (bass)
Montreal, Canada, November 14, 1949
Fine And Dandy
My Heart Stood Still
Somebody Loves Me
At Sundown

1949

Oscar Peterson - Debut: The Clef/Mercury Duo Recordings 1949-1951  (Verve B0012950-02)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 18, 1949
I Only Have Eyes For You
Fine And Dandy
Carnegie Blues
Oscar Peterson (piano) Major Holley (bass)
NYC, May 8, 1950
397-1There's A Small Hotel
406-2Lover
Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 16, 1950
Tea For Two

1950

Music By Oscar Peterson - Tenderly  (Clef MGC 696)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass)
NYC, March, 1950
374-3Debut
375-1They Didn't Believe Me
376-3Lover Come Back To Me
377-1Where Or When
378-3Three O'Clock In The Morning
379-1All The Things You Are
380-1Oscar's Blues
381-3Tenderly
Oscar Peterson (piano) Major Holley (bass)
NYC, May 8, 1950
394-1Little White Lies
395-3In The Middle Of A Kiss
396-4Nameless
398-1Two Sleepy People
** originally intended as Verve MGV 8080.
** also issued on Verve MGV 2046.

Music By Oscar Peterson - Keyboard  (Clef MGC 697)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Major Holley (bass): same session
NYC, May 8, 1950
399-1Tico Tico
400-1Get Happy
401-2Jumpin' With Symphony Sid
402-1Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
403-1Deep Purple
404-1Robbin's Nest
405-1I'll Remember April
407-3Exactly Like You
Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass)
NYC, August, 1950
450-1Easy To Love
452-1Taking A Chance On Love
454-1Squatty Roo
455-1After All
** originally intended as Verve MGV 8081.
** also issued on Verve MGV 2047.

Oscar Peterson - Collates  (Mercury MGC 110)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Major Holley (bass)
NYC, May 8, 1950
406-5Lover
** also issued on Clef MGC 110.

An Evening With Oscar Peterson  (Clef MGC 698)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass)
NYC, August, 1950
456-2Caravan
457-1Summer Nocturne
458-1Salute To Garner
459-2I Get A Kick Out Of You
460-2What's New
461-1Dark Eyes
462-1What Is It
463-2The Way You Look Tonight
465-1Minor Blues
same personnel
NYC, January 19, 1951
501-8How High The Moon
502-6The Nearness Of You
Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 26, 1952
703-1Slow Down
** originally intended as Verve MGV 8082.
** also issued on Verve MGV 2048.

Oscar Peterson - Dark Eyes / Nuages  (Clef 89130x45)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass)
NYC, August, 1950
461-3Dark Eyes
add Herb Ellis (guitar)
Los Angeles, CA, November 16, 1954
2092-1Nuages
** reissue of Clef 89130.

Oscar Peterson Plays Pretty #2  (Clef MGC 155)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass)
NYC, August, 1950
467-2That's My Weakness Now

Norman Granz Jazz Concert  (Norgran MGN 3501-2)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 16, 1950
Gai
Padovani
Ray's Blues
** also issued on Norgran MG JC 1. Verve MGV 8189-2 entitled "Various Artists - Midnight Jazz At Carnegie Hall".

1951

Nostalgic Memories By Oscar Peterson  (Clef MGC 695)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass)
NYC, January 19, 1951
504-2Fancy Free (Gypsy In My Soul)
505-1On The Alamo
506-3Lullaby Of The Leaves
507-1Laura
510-2September In The Rain
Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, November 25, 1951
632-8It's Easy To Remember
635-5Until The Real Thing Comes Along
Oscar Peterson (piano) Irving Ashby (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, January 26, 1952
696-1These Foolish Things
Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, December 6, 1953
1338-2You're Too Beautiful
Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, December 7, 1953
1359-1Look For The Silver Lining
Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, November 16, 1954
2090-2Body And Soul
2091-3I Cover The Waterfront
** originally intended as Verve MGV 8079.
** also issued on Verve MGV 2045.

Oscar Peterson - An Oscar For Peterson  (ARS G 415)

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, November 25, 1951
631-4Turtle Neck
add Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 26, 1952
702-1Tea For Two
Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 27, 1954
2015-1It Don't Mean A Thing

The Complete Clef/Mercury Recordings Of Oscar Peterson Trio  (Mosaic MD7-241)

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, November 25, 1951
633-6Pooper
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, May or June, 1952
791-8That Makes A Difference To Me
792-5Autumn In New York
793-1Little Boy (Pettiford's Tune)
794-5You Go To My Head
796-4Willow Weep For Me
797-1Minor Blues
Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, circa December, 1952
949-5Streets Boogie
950-1Booker T. Blues
Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, December 6, 1953
1329-3Pompton Turnpike
1331-2Soft Winds
1333-1The Continental
1340-3The Sheik Of Araby
1341-1There'll Be Some Changes Made

Oscar Peterson Plays Cole Porter  (Mercury MGC 603)

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, November 25, 1951
634-6Love For Sale
add Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 26, 1952
708-1Just One Of Those Things
Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, early December, 1952
904-1Let's Do It
908-6Night And Day
910-1What Is This Thing Called Love
913-8Anything Goes
914-1I've Got You Under My Skin
919-3I Love You
922-2In The Still Of The Night
923-3Every Time We Say Goodbye
925-3Begin The Beguine
926-3So Near And Yet So Far
** also issued on Clef MGC 603.

Oscar Peterson 1951  (Just A Memory (Canadian) JAS 9501-2)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Auston Roberts (bass)
1951
For You
Pennies From Heaven
Whispering
Body And Soul
Flying Home
Hungarian Dance
Gypsy In My Soul
Ghost Of A Chance With You
I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles
I've Got Rhythm
Tea For Two
The Man I Love
Rose Room
Yesterdays
Seven Come Eleven
Just You
To A Wild Rose
Air Mail Special
Night And Day
Get Happy

1952

Pastel Moods By Oscar Peterson  (Verve MGV 2004)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Irving Ashby (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, January 26, 1952
692-2You Go To My Head
693-3They Can't Take That Away From Me
694-3There's A Small Hotel
695-2You Turned The Tables On Me
697-2I Can't Get Started
698-1Blue Moon
699-2East Of The Sun
Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, April 27, 1954
1702-2My Old Flame
1703-1Ghost Of A Chance
1704-4Serenade In Blue
1705-6Sweet Lorraine
1706-6Angel Eyes
1707-1Unforgettable
1708-3Moonglow

The Oscar Peterson Quartet, Vol. 1  (Clef MGC 688)

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 26, 1952
701-1The Astaire Blues
704-1Oh, Lady Be Good
705-1Body And Soul
706-1Stompin' At The Savoy
** also issued on Verve MGV 8072 entitled "The Oscar Peterson Quartet #1".

Various Artists - Potpourri Of Jazz  (Verve MGV 2032)

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums): same session
Los Angeles, CA, February 26, 1952
707-2Rough Ridin'

The Vocal Styling Of Oscar Peterson - Romance  (Verve MGV 2012)

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, February 26, 1952
709-3Too Marvelous For Words
710-1But Not For Me
same personnel
NYC, May 21, 1953
1230-1I'm Glad There Is You
1231-1Polka Dots And Moonbeams
1232-1One For My Baby
1233-3I Hear Music
1234-2Autumn In New York
1235-4I Can't Give You Anything But Love
1236-3Spring Is Here
1237-2The Things We Did Last Summer
Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, April 27, 1954
1709-3These Foolish Things
1710-3From This Moment On

Charlie Parker Big Band  (Mercury MGC 609)

Jimmy Maxwell, Carl Pool, Al Porcino, Bernie Privin (trumpet) Bill Harris, Lou McGarity (trombone) Bart Varsalona (bass trombone) Charlie Parker, Harry Terrill, Murray Williams (alto saxophone) Flip Phillips, Hank Ross (tenor saxophone) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Don Lamond (drums) Joe Lippman (arranger, conductor)
First Ave. & East 44th St., NYC, March 25, 1952
756-5Night And Day
757-4Almost Like Being In Love
758-1I Can't Get Started
759-5 | 62VK453What Is This Thing Called Love
** also issued on Clef MGC 609. Clef MGC 725 entitled "Night And Day". Verve MGV 8003 entitled "The Genius Of Charlie Parker #1 - Night And Day".

Songs By Billie Holiday - Solitude  (Clef MGC 690)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Billie Holiday (vocals)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, March 26, 1952
764-3East Of The Sun
765-1Blue Moon
766-1You Go To My Head
767-2You Turned The Tables On Me
768-1Easy To Love
769-3These Foolish Things
770-3I Only Have Eyes For You
771-1Solitude
J.C. Heard (drums) replaces Stoller
Los Angeles, CA, April, 1952
784-1Everything I Have Is Yours
785-4Love For Sale
786-4Moonglow
787-3Tenderly
** also issued on Verve MGV 8074.

Billie Holiday - You Turned The Tables On Me / Easy To Love  (Mercury 89003x45)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Billie Holiday (vocals)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, March 26, 1952
767-5You Turned The Tables On Me
** reissue of Mercury 89003.

Various Artists - The Verve Collection  (Verve (J) 70MJ-3234/37)

Bennie Green (trombone) Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Nick Esposito (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
San Francisco, CA, March, 1952
772-5Empty Ballroom Blues
773-8Cherry
774-2San Francisco Blues
775-5Love Is Just Around The Corner

Swinging With Flip Phillips And His Orchestra  (Clef MGC 692)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March, 1952
776-6If I Had You
777-13Cottontail
778-2Blues For The Midgets
779-2What Is This Thing Called Love
** also issued on Verve MGV 8076.

Billie Holiday - If The Moon Turns Green / Autumn In New York  (Clef 89108x45)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums) Billie Holiday (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, April, 1952
788-1If The Moon Turns Green
790-7Autumn In New York
** reissue of Clef 89108.

A Recital By Billie Holiday  (Clef MGC 686)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums) Billie Holiday (vocals): same session
Los Angeles, CA, April, 1952
788-2If The Moon Turns Green
789-3(You Forgot To) Remember
790-1Autumn In New York
Joe Newman (trumpet) Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano, organ) Freddie Green (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Gus Johnson (drums) Billie Holiday (vocals)
NYC, July 27, 1952
839-6My Man
840-4Lover Come Back To Me
841-3Stormy Weather
842-2Yesterdays
843-2He's Funny That Way
844-3I Can't Face The Music
Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums) Billie Holiday (vocals)
NYC, April 14, 1954
1567-1How Deep Is The Ocean
1568-1What A Little Moonlight Can Do
1569-5I Cried For You
** also issued on Verve MGV 8027.

Billie Holiday - (You Forgot To) Remember / I Can't Face The Music  (Clef 89096x45)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums) Billie Holiday (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, April, 1952
789-2(You Forgot To) Remember
** reissue of Clef 89096.

Oscar Peterson Plays Richard Rodgers  (Clef MGC 624)

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, May or June, 1952
795-6Thou Swell
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, December 6, 1953
1339-2Isn't It Romantic
Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, December 7, 1953
1346-5This Can't Be Love
1347-1Blue Moon
1348-2The Lady Is A Tramp
1349-3It Might As Well Be Spring
1350-1Bewitched, Bothered And Bewildered
1356-3Johnny One Note
1360-1The Surrey With The Fringe On Top
1361-2Lover
Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, December 10, 1953
1376-3Manhattan

Recital By Oscar Peterson  (Clef MGC 694)

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, May or June, 1952
796-3Willow Weep For Me
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, December 6, 1953
1329-1Pompton Turnpike
1330-1Cherokee
1331-1Soft Winds
1333-3The Continental
Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, April 27, 1954
1700-1Alone Together
Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 27, 1954
2009-1Give Me The Simple Life
2010-1Singin' In The Rain
2011-1Love You Madly
** originally intended as Verve MGV 8078.
** also issued on Verve MGV 2044.

Count Basie - Basie Jazz  (Clef MGC 633)

Paul Campbell, Wendell Culley, Reunald Jones, Joe Newman (trumpet) Henry Coker, Benny Powell, Jimmy Wilkins (trombone) Marshall Royal (alto saxophone, clarinet) Ernie Wilkins (alto,tenor saxophone, arranger) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Charlie Fowlkes (baritone saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Count Basie (piano, organ) Freddie Green (guitar) Ray Brown, Jimmy Lewis (bass) Gus Johnson (drums) Buck Clayton, Andy Gibson, Buster Harding, Nat Pierce, Don Redman, A.K. Salim (arranger)
NYC, July 22 & 23, 1952
836-5Be My Guest
Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone -1) Oscar Peterson (piano -1, organ -2) Count Basie (organ -1, piano -2) Freddie Green (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
1. 835-7Blues For The Count And Oscar
2. 838-2Extended Blues

Billie Holiday - My Man / He's Funny That Way  (Clef 89089x45)

Joe Newman (trumpet) Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano, organ) Freddie Green (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Gus Johnson (drums) Billie Holiday (vocals)
NYC, July 27, 1952
843-6He's Funny That Way
** reissue of Clef 89089.

Norman Granz' Jam Session #1  (Mercury MGC 601)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Benny Carter, Johnny Hodges, Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, July, 1952
802-2Jam Blues
804-2Ballad Medley
** also issued on Clef MGC 4001, MGC 601, MGC 651; Verve MGV 8049.

Norman Granz' Jam Session #2  (Mercury MGC 602)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Benny Carter, Johnny Hodges, Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums): same session
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, July, 1952
803-3What Is This Thing Called Love
805-2Funky Blues
** also issued on Clef MGC 4002, MGC 602, MGC 652; Verve MGV 8050. Verve V/V6 8486 entitled "Various Artists - Funky Blues".

Lester Young - The Pres-Ident Plays With The Oscar Peterson Trio  (Norgran MGN 1054)

Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, August 4, 1952
883-2Ad Lib Blues
884-1Just You, Just Me
885-1Tea For Two
886-1Indiana
888-2I Can't Get Started
891-1On The Sunny Side Of The Street
892-3Almost Like Being In Love
894-1There'll Never Be Another You
** also issued on Verve MGV 8144.

Lester Young - The President  (Norgran MGN 1005)

Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums): same session
NYC, August 4, 1952
887-1These Foolish Things
889-1Stardust
893-4I Can't Give You Anything But Love
895-2I'm Confessin' (That I Love You)
** also issued on Norgran MGN 1093; Verve MGV 8181 entitled "Lester Swings Again".

Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 15  (Mercury MG VOL.15)

Roy Eldridge, Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Flip Phillips, Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 13, 1952
Jam Session Blues
The Trumpet Battle
Ballad Medley
Perdido
Cottontail
Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Sweet Georgia Brown
Cheek To Cheek
C Jam Blues
62VK202/203Tenderly, Part 1&2
Seven Come Eleven
** also issued on Clef MG VOL.15. Verve MG VOL.8 entitled "Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 8".

Benny Carter - Alone Together  (Norgran MGN 1058)

Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums) unidentified horns and strings, Joe Glover (arranger, conductor)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, September 18, 1952
871-7Isn't It Romantic
872-4Some Other Spring
873-1These Things You Left Me
omit unidentified horns and strings, Glover
874-5Gone With The Wind
875-2I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good
876-9Long Ago And Far Away
877-3I've Got The World On A String
add unidentified horns and strings, Joe Glover (arranger, conductor)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, September 19, 1952
878-5'Round Midnight
879-3Alone Together
880-4Bewitched
881-6Cocktails For Two
882-7Key Largo
** also issued on Verve MGV 8148.

Benny Carter - The Urbane Sessions  (Verve 314 531 637-2)

Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums) unidentified horns and strings, Joe Glover (arranger, conductor): same session
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, September 19, 1952
878-1'Round Midnight
878-3-
879-2Alone Together
880-2Bewitched
880-3-
881-2Cocktails For Two
881-3-
881-5-
882-6Key Largo
882-?-

Oscar Peterson Plays Jerome Kern  (Clef MGC 623)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, early December, 1952
896-2Pick Yourself Up
897-2Long Ago And Far Away
900-3A Fine Romance
Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, December 6, 1953
1337-3Yesterdays
Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, December 7, 1953
1351-1The Way You Look Tonight
1352-2Old Man River
1353-1Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man
1354-2The Song Is You
1355-3Lovely To Look At
1357-3Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
1358-2Bill
Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, December 31, 1953
1481-4I Won't Dance

Oscar Peterson Plays George Gershwin  (Mercury MGC 605)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, early December, 1952
898-2Love Walked In
899-1I Got Rhythm
901-1A Foggy Day
902-5Strike Up The Band
903-2The Man I Love
905-3It Ain't Necessarily So
907-1I've Got A Crush On You
911-2Oh, Lady Be Good
912-4'S Wonderful
915-3Fascinatin' Rhythm
920-3Somebody Loves Me
921-4I Was Doin' Alright
** also issued on Clef MGC 605.

Oscar Peterson Plays Irving Berlin  (Mercury MGC 604)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass): same session
Los Angeles, CA, early December, 1952
906-2I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm
909-5Isn't This A Lovely Day
916-8Cheek To Cheek
927-3Blue Skies
937-3Always
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, circa December, 1952
942-1Easter Parade
943-1Alexander's Ragtime Band
944-1The Song Is Ended
945-1Say It Isn't So
946-1Remember
947-3If I Had You
948-1How Deep Is The Ocean
** also issued on Clef MGC 604.

Oscar Peterson Plays Duke Ellington  (Mercury MGC 606)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, early December, 1952
917-5I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)
918-1In A Mellow Tone
924-1Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin'
928-5Take The "A" Train
929-2Sophisticated Lady
930-4Cottontail
931-1Prelude To A Kiss
932-1Things Ain't What They Used To Be
933-2Rockin' In Rhythm
934-6Never No Lament (Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me)
935-2Don't Get Around Much Anymore
936-1John Hardy's Wife
** also issued on Clef MGC 606.

Benny Carter - Cosmopolite  (Norgran MGN 1070)

Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, December 4, 1952
938-2Street Scene
939-2Imagination
940-12Pick Yourself Up
941-3I Get A Kick Out Of You
** also issued on Verve MGV 8160.

Benny Carter - Street Scene / Pick Yourself Up  (Verve (J) DA 10)

Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums): same session
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, December 4, 1952
938-3Street Scene (alt. take)

Roy Eldridge - Rockin' Chair  (Clef MGC 704)

Roy Eldridge (trumpet, vocals) Oscar Peterson (organ) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, December 13, 1952
1081-2Roy's Riff
1082-1Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
1083-7 | 62VK207Rockin' Chair
1084-4Little Jazz
** also issued on Verve MGV 8088.

Fred Astaire - The Astaire Story #2  (Mercury MGC 1002 #2)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano, celeste) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Fred Astaire (vocals, tap dance)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, December, 1952
1001-1Nice Work If You Can Get It
1002-17Cheek To Cheek
1012-4New Sun In The Sky
1015-5The Way You Look Tonight
1021-3Steppin' Out With My Baby
1022-7I've Got My Eyes On You
1026-10The Carioca
1031-4I Won't Dance
1033-3Dancing In The Dark
1035-2(Ad Lib) Fast Dances
** also issued on Clef MGC 1002. Clef MGC 663 entitled "The Astaire Story, Vol. 2".
** part of Mercury MGC 1001/4.

Fred Astaire - The Astaire Story #1  (Mercury MGC 1001 #1)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano, celeste) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Fred Astaire (vocals, tap dance): same session
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, December, 1952
1003-13Isn't This A Lovely Day
1004-9'S Wonderful
1007-12I Used To Be Color Blind
1013-2Lovely To Look At
1019-10Puttin' On The Ritz
1020-2The Continental
1023-3Change Partners
1027-1They All Laughed
1028-1Let's Call The Whole Thing Off
** also issued on Clef MGC 1001. Clef MGC 662 entitled "The Astaire Story, Vol. 1".
** part of Mercury MGC 1001/4.

Fred Astaire - The Astaire Story #3  (Mercury MGC 1003 #3)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano, celeste) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Fred Astaire (vocals, tap dance): same session
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, December, 1952
1005-16A Fine Romance
1008-8I Love Louisa
1010-8I'm Putting All My Eggs In My Basket
1014-13Night And Day
1016-7No Strings
1018-7Fascinating Rhythm
1032-1I Concentrate On You
1034-8Top Hat, White Tie And Tails
1036-2(Ad Lib) Slow Dances And Medium Dance
1037-7(Ad Lib) Slow Dance
** also issued on Clef MGC 1003. Clef MGC 664 entitled "The Astaire Story, Vol. 3".
** part of Mercury MGC 1001/4.

Fred Astaire - The Astaire Story #4  (Mercury MGC 1004 #4)

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano, celeste) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Fred Astaire (vocals, tap dance): same session
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, December, 1952
1006-5A Foggy Day
1009-1They Can't Take That Away From Me
1011-6Oh, Lady Be Good!
1017-8A Needle In A Haystack
1024-3You're Easy To Dance With
1025-7I'm Building Up To An Awful Letdown
1029-15So Near And Yet So Far
1030-7Jam Session For A Dancer (Instrumental Blues)
1038-7Not My Girl
** also issued on Clef MGC 1004. Clef MGC 665 entitled "The Astaire Story, Vol. 4".
** part of Mercury MGC 1001/4.

1953

Roy Eldridge - Dale's Wail  (Clef MGC 705)

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (organ) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, April 20, 1953
1222-1Love For Sale
1224-3The Man I Love
1225-2Oscar's Arrangement
Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December, 1953
1379-6Willow Weep For Me
1380-2Somebody Loves Me
1381-1When Your Lover Has Gone
1382-8When It's Sleepy Time Down South
1383-1Feeling A Draft
1384-1Don't Blame Me
1385-3Echoes Of Harlem
1386-3I Can't Get Started
** also issued on Verve MGV 8089.

Various Artists - Our Best  (Clef MGC 639)

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (organ) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, April 20, 1953
1223-5 | 62VK206Dale's Wail

The Consummate Artistry Of Ben Webster  (Norgran MGN 1001)

Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, April 21, 1953
1227-9Cottontail
1228-4Danny Boy (Londonderry Air)
1229-3Bounce Blues
Harry Edison (trumpet) Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 8, 1953
1362-5That's All
1363-2Pennies From Heaven
1364-3Tenderly
1365-5Jive At Six
1366-3Don't Get Around Much Anymore
** also issued on Norgran MGN 1089 entitled "King Of The Tenors". Verve MGV 8020 entitled "King Of Tenors".

Norman Granz' Jazz At The Philharmonic, Hartford 1953  (Pablo Live 2308-240)

Roy Eldridge, Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Benny Carter, Willie Smith (alto saxophone) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Gene Krupa (drums)
live in Hartford, CT, May, 1953
Cotton Tail
Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
Air Mail Special (Good Enough)
Swinging On A Star
The Man I Love
Seven Come Eleven
add Lester Young (tenor saxophone)
D.B. Blues
I Cover The Waterfront
Up 'N Adam
** also issued on Pablo Live PACD 2308-240-2.

Norman Granz' Jam Session #8  (Clef MGC 711)

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips, Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Lionel Hampton (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, September 2, 1953
1280-3Jam Blues
1283-3Ballad Medley
** also issued on Verve MGV 8094.

Norman Granz' Jam Session #7  (Clef MGC 677)

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips, Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Lionel Hampton (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums): same session
NYC, September 2, 1953
1281-3Blue Lou
1282-3Just You, Just Me
** also issued on Verve MGV 8062.

Norman Granz' Jam Session #5  (Clef MGC 4005)

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips, Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Lionel Hampton (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums): same session
NYC, September 2, 1953
1284-3Jammin' For Clef
1285-2Rose Room
** also issued on Clef MGC 655; Verve MGV 8053.

The Lionel Hampton Quartet  (Clef MGC 611)

Lionel Hampton (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, September 2, 1953
1286-2Always
1287-1'S Wonderful
1288-7Air Mail Special
1290-1Soft Winds

The Lionel Hampton Quartet  (Clef MGC 673)

Lionel Hampton (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums): same session
NYC, September 2, 1953
1289-2The Nearness Of You
1291-1Stompin' At The Savoy
same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, April 12, 1954
1550-2Just One Of Those Things
1555-2How High The Moon
** also issued on Clef MGC 738; Verve MGV 8114 entitled "Hamp!".

Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 16  (Clef MG VOL.16)

Roy Eldridge, Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Benny Carter, Willie Smith (alto saxophone) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster, Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 19, 1953
Cool Blues
Ballad Medley
The Challenges
The Drum Battle
One O'Clock Jump
Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Gene Krupa (drums)
The Blues
Roy Eldridge, Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Benny Carter, Willie Smith (alto saxophone) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster, Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard, Gene Krupa (drums)
Flying Home
Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Lollobrigida
Pompton Turnpike
Swinging On A Star
Love For Sale
Swinging Till The Girls Come Home
add Lester Young (tenor saxophone) J.C. Heard (drums)
Lester's Blues
I Cover The Waterfront
Lester Gambols
Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Gene Krupa (drums)
Indiana
Somebody Loves Me
Laura
Stompin' At The Savoy
Roy Eldridge, Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Benny Carter, Willie Smith (alto saxophone) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano, organ) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Gene Krupa (drums)
live at concert, late September, 1953
Concert Blues
** also issued on Verve MG VOL.9 entitled "Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 9".

Jazz At The Philharmonic - J.A.T.P. In Tokyo: Live At The Nichigeki Theatre 1953  (Verve (J) MV-9061/63)

Roy Eldridge, Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Benny Carter, Willie Smith (alto saxophone) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums): Peterson plays (piano). J.C. Heard (drums) replaces Krupa
"Nichigeki Theatre", Tokyo, Japan, November 4, 7 & 8, 1953
Introduction By Norman Granz
Jam Session Blues (Tokyo Blues)
J.C. Heard Drum Solo (Up)
Cottontail
Ballad Medley: The Nearness Of You / Someone To Watch Over Me / Flamingo / I Surrender, Dear / Sweet And Lovely / Stardust / Embraceable You
Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
That Old Black Magic
Tenderly
(Sushi) Blues
Alone Together
Swingin' Till The Girls Come Home
Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Gene Krupa (drums)
Cocktails For Two
Indiana
Don't Be That Way
Stompin' At The Savoy
Roy Eldridge, Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Benny Carter, Willie Smith (alto saxophone) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums -2) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
1.Perdido
2.After Hours Session
** also issued on Pablo Live 2620-104, 2PACD 2620-104-2.

Oscar Peterson Plays Vincent Youmans  (Clef MGC 625)

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, December 6, 1953
1332-5Carioca
1334-1Tea For Two
1335-1I Know That You Know
1336-2Hallelujah
Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, December 7, 1953
1342-1Without A Song
1343-1Sometimes I'm Happy
1344-3Time On My Hands
1345-2More Than You Know
Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, December 10, 1953
1375-1I Want To Be Happy
1377-1Great Day

Ben Webster - That's All / Jive At Six  (Norgran 103)

Harry Edison (trumpet) Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 8, 1953
1362-2That's All
1365-1Jive At Six

Dizzy Gillespie/Stan Getz - Diz And Getz  (Norgran MGN 1050)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, December 9, 1953
1367-4Girl Of My Dreams
1368-7 | 63VK624It Don't Mean A Thing
1369-1It's The Talk Of The Town
1370-1Siboney, Part 1
1371-2Siboney, Part 2
1372-3 | 63VK622Exactly Like You
1373-3I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart
1374-1Impromptu
** also issued on Verve MGV 8141.

1954

Lionel Hampton Plays Love Songs  (Clef MGC 714)

Lionel Hampton (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, April 12, 1954
1548-1Love For Sale
1551-2Stardust
1554-1Willow Weep For Me
1557-1I Can't Get Started
** also issued on Verve MGV 2018.

The Lionel Hampton Quintet  (Clef MGC 628)

Lionel Hampton (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums): same session
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, April 12, 1954
1549-3April In Paris
add Buddy DeFranco (clarinet)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, April 13, 1954
1561-6Flying Home
1565-2On The Sunny Side Of The Street
1566-1Je Ne Sais Pas

Lionel Hampton - Hamp's Big Four  (Clef MGC 744)

Lionel Hampton (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, April 12, 1954
1552-4That Old Black Magic, Part 1
1552-5That Old Black Magic, Part 2
1556-2Blues For Norman
same personnel
NYC, September 13, 1954
1947-1It's A Blue World
1949When The Saints Go Marching In
1951-1Midnight Sun
** also issued on Verve MGV 8117.

The Lionel Hampton Quartet/Quintet  (Clef MGC 667)

Lionel Hampton (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums): same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, April 12, 1954
1553-1This Can't Be Love
1558-2Moonglow
add Buddy DeFranco (clarinet)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, April 13, 1954
1564-2Dinah
Lionel Hampton (vibraphone, piano, vocals) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, September 15, 1954
1973-1China Boy

The Lionel Hampton Quintet #2  (Clef MGC 642)

Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Lionel Hampton (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, April 13, 1954
1559-2It's Only A Paper Moon
1560-1The Way You Look Tonight
1562-2These Foolish Things
1563-3Don't Be That Way

The Flip Phillips Quintet  (Clef MGC 637)

Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, September 13, 1954
1939-2Almost Like Being In Love
1940-5Singing The Blues
1941-1All Of Me
1942-5I'll Never Be The Same
1943-2Lemon Aid 21
1944-1Birth Of The Blues
1945-2I've Got The World On A String
1946-3The Lady's In Love With You
** also issued on Clef MGC 740; Verve MGV 8116 entitled "Rock With Flip".

Lionel Hampton - It's A Blue World / Flying Home  (Clef 89128x45)

Lionel Hampton (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, September 13, 1954
1947-4It's A Blue World (short version)
** reissue of Clef 89128.

Lionel Hampton - The High And The Mighty  (Verve MGV 8228)

Lionel Hampton (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums): same session
NYC, September 13, 1954
1948-1The High And The Mighty
Lionel Hampton (vibraphone, piano, vocals) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, September 15, 1954
1969-2But Beautiful
1975-2Love Is Here To Stay
1977-2It's Only A Paper Moon
1978-4Sweethearts On Parade
1979-1Date With Oscar

Lionel Hampton '58  (Verve MGV 8223)

Lionel Hampton (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, September 13, 1954
1950-2Flying Home
Lionel Hampton (vibraphone, piano, vocals) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, September 15, 1954
1972-1Honeysuckle Rose
1974-1A Foggy Day
1976-1Body And Soul

Lionel Hampton - Hallelujah Hamp  (Verve MGV 8226)

Lionel Hampton (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, September 13, 1954
1952-1Tenderly
1953-2Hallelujah
Lionel Hampton (vibraphone, piano, vocals) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, September 15, 1954
1970-4Indiana
1971-2Hamp's Boogie Woogie
1972-2Honeysuckle Rose
1974-2A Foggy Day

Lionel Hampton (not released)  (Verve MGV 8275)

Lionel Hampton (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, September 13, 1954
1954-2Indiana

Benny Carter Plays Pretty  (Norgran MGN 1015)

Bill Harris (trombone) Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, September 14, 1954
1955-1Laura
** also issued on Verve MGV 2025 entitled "Moonglow".

Benny Carter - New Jazz Sounds  (Norgran MGN 1044)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet -4,5) Bill Harris (trombone -1,3,4) Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, September 14, 1954
1. 1956-2That Old Black Magic
2. 1957-3Angel Eyes
3. 1958-8The Song Is You
4. 1959-1Marriage Blues
5. 1960-1Just One Of Those Things
Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Bobby White (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 12, 1954
2049-2Frenesi
** also issued on Verve MGV 8135.

Roy Eldridge - Little Jazz  (Clef MGC 683)

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, September 14, 1954
1961-1If I Had You
1962-2Blue Moon
1963-5Stormy Weather
1964-1Sweethearts On Parade
1965-3A Foggy Day
1966-1I Only Have Eyes For You
1967-1Sweet Georgia Brown
1968-1The Song Is Ended
** also issued on Verve MGV 8068.

Lionel Hampton - Hamp's Boogie Woogie / A Foggy Day  (Clef 89136x45)

Lionel Hampton (vibraphone, piano, vocals) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, September 15, 1954
1971-3Hamp's Boogie Woogie
** reissue of Clef 89136.

Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 17  (Clef MG VOL.17)

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
"Bushnell Memorial Auditorium", Hartford, CT, September 17, 1954
Jazz Concert Blues
The Challenges
The Ballad Medley
Drum Solo
Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Lionel Hampton (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
How High The Moon
Body And Soul
Flying Home
omit Hampton
I'll Remember April
Autumn Leaves
Now's The Time
Air Mail Special
Avalon
It's Only A Paper Moon
Easy Living
Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Nuages
Love For Sale
Come To The Mardi Gras
Should I
** also issued on Verve MG VOL.10 entitled "Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 10".

Various Artists - Giants Of Jazz  (ARS G 401)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 27, 1954
2012-3Air Mail Special

Various Artists - Piano Interpretations  (Norgran MGN 1036)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums): same session
Los Angeles, CA, October 27, 1954
2014-1The Second Astaire Blues
** also issued on Verve MGV 8127.

Roy Eldridge/Dizzy Gillespie - Roy And Diz, Vol. 2  (Clef MGC 671)

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
NYC, October 29, 1954
2016-1 | 63VK625Sometimes I'm Happy
2020-1The Ballad Medley
2021-1Blue Moon
2025-6Limehouse Blues

Roy Eldridge/Dizzy Gillespie - Roy And Diz  (Clef MGC 641)

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums): same session
NYC, October 29, 1954
2017-3Algo Bueno
2018-1Trumpet Blues
2022-1I've Found A New Baby
2023-5Pretty Eyed Baby
2024-1 | 62VK447I Can't Get Started With You

Various Artists - Greatest Names In Jazz  (Verve PR 2-3)

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums): same session
NYC, October 29, 1954
2019-1 | 62VK460The Beat's On
Harry Edison (trumpet) Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, November 1, 1955
2538-2 | 62VK463It's The Talk Of The Town

Buddy DeFranco And The Oscar Peterson Quartet  (Verve MGV 8210)

Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
NYC, October 29, 1954
2026-1Sweet And Lovely
2027-1Fascinating Rhythm
2028-4Love For Sale
2029-1Easy To Love
2030-2Pick Yourself Up
2031-1They Can't Take That Away From Me

Norman Granz' Jam Session #6  (Clef MGC 4006)

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
NYC, October 30, 1954
2032-1Stompin' At The Savoy, Part 1
2033-1Stompin' At The Savoy, Part 2
** also issued on Clef MGC 656; Verve MGV 8054.

Norman Granz' Jam Session #9  (Verve MGV 8196)

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums): same session
NYC, October 30, 1954
2034-1Lullaby In Rhythm
2035-1Funky Blues No. 2

Various Artists - Alto Saxes  (Norgran MGN 1035)

Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Bobby White (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 12, 1954
2044-1A Foggy Day
2046-2You Took Advantage Of Me
2047-1Poinciana
2048-4Prisoner Of Love
** also issued on Verve MGV 8126.

Down Beat Critics Poll Winners (not released)  (Clef MGC 742)

Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Bobby White (drums): same session
Los Angeles, CA, November 12, 1954
2045-1We'll Be Together Again

Oscar Peterson Plays Harry Warren  (Clef MGC 648)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, November 15, 1954
2058-1Nagasaki
2059-1Serenade In Blue
2060-2Lullaby Of Broadway
2061-1I Found A Million Dollar Baby
2062-1Would You Like To Take A Walk
2063-1I'll String Along With You
2064-1I Only Have Eyes For You
2065-1You Must Have Been A Beautiful Baby
2066-1You're Getting To Be A Habit With Me
2067-1 | 62VK462Chattanooga Choo Choo
2068-1You're My Everything

Oscar Peterson Plays Harold Arlen  (Clef MGC 649)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass): same session
Los Angeles, CA, November 15, 1954
2069-1As Long As I Live
2070-1I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues
2071-1Come Rain Or Come Shine
2072-1Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive
2073-1Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
2074-1I've Got The World On A String
2075-1It's Only A Paper Moon
2076-1That Old Black Magic
2077-1Let's Fall In Love
2078-1Stormy Weather
2079-1Blues In The Night
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, November 16, 1954
2080-1Over The Rainbow

Oscar Peterson Plays Jimmy McHugh  (Clef MGC 650)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass): same session
Los Angeles, CA, November 16, 1954
2081-1When My Sugar Walks Down The Street
2082-1I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
2083-1On The Sunny Side Of The Street
2084-1Don't Blame Me
2085-1I'm In The Mood For Love
2086-1I Can't Give You Anything But Love
2087-1I Couldn't Sleep A Wink Last Night
2088-1Digga Digga Doo
2089-1You're A Sweetheart

Buddy DeFranco/Oscar Peterson - The George Gershwin Song Book  (Norgran MGN 1016)

Harry Betts, Nick DiMaio, Murray McEachern, Dick Noel, Tommy Pederson (trombone) Dick DeRisi (French horn) Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Marty Berman, Jack Dumont, Herman Glunker, Jules Jacobs (woodwinds) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Bobby White (drums) unidentified strings, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, December 6, 1954
2097-3It Ain't Necessarily So
2098-3'S Wonderful
2099-5Someone To Watch Over Me
2100-2Bess, You Is My Woman Now
2101-5I Want To Stay Here (Porgy)
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, December 7, 1954
2102-4Strike Up The Band
2103-2The Man I Love
2104-4I Got Rhythm
2105-1They Can't Take That Away From Me
2106-5I Was Doing All Right
** also issued on Verve MGV 2022.

1955 (age 30)

Sing And Swing With Buddy Rich  (Norgran MGN 1031)

Lee Castle (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums) Buddy Rich (vocals) unidentified strings, Howard Gibeling (director)
NYC, January 26, 1955
2220-6Everything Happens To Me
2221-4Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
2222-9Sure Thing
2223-5Glad To Be Unhappy
Thad Jones, Joe Newman (trumpet) Ben Webster, Frank Wess (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, May 16, 1955
2346-1Ballad Medley

Ralph Burns Among The JATP's  (Norgran MGN 1028)

Al DeRisi, Roy Eldridge, Bernie Glow, Lou Oles, Al Porcino (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet) Sam Marowitz, Hal McKusick (alto saxophone) Al Cohn, Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums) Ralph Burns (arranger)
NYC, February 4, 1955
2254-3Perpetual Motion
2255-1Spring In Naples
2256-5Music For A Stripteaser
2257-3Sprang
2258-2Pimlico
2259-2Early Awedom
2260-5Chuck-A-Luck
2261-2Texco
** also issued on Verve MGV 8121.

The Wailing Buddy Rich  (Norgran MGN 1078)

Thad Jones, Joe Newman (trumpet) Ben Webster, Frank Wess (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, May 16, 1955
2344-1Sunday
2345-1The Monster
** also issued on Verve MGV 8168.

Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 18  (Clef MG VOL.18)

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips, Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
"Opera House", Chicago, IL, October 2, 1955
The Blues
The Modern Set
The Swing Set
The Ballad Medley
Buddy Rich's Explosion
Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Anything Goes
Baby, Baby All The Time
Budo
Easy Does It
Sunday
** also issued on Verve MG VOL.11 entitled "Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 11".

Gene Krupa/Buddy Rich - Krupa And Rich  (Clef MGC 684)

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Gene Krupa, Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, November 1, 1955
2527-3 | 63VK632Gene's Blues
2528-3Buddy's Blues
2529-1Bernie's Tune
2530-1I Never Knew
2531-2Sweethearts On Parade
** also issued on Verve MGV 8069, MGV 8400, V/V6 8400.

Lester Young/Harry Edison - Pres And Sweets  (Norgran MGN 1043)

Harry Edison (trumpet) Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, November 1, 1955
2532-1Mean To Me
2533-2That's All
2534-1Red Boy Blues
2535-1Pennies From Heaven
2536She's Funny That Way
2537-1One O'Clock Jump
** also issued on Verve MGV 8134.

The Complete Lester Young Studio Sessions On Verve  (Verve 314 547 087-2)

Harry Edison (trumpet) Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums): same session
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, November 1, 1955
2539-3I've Found A New Baby
Harry Edison (trumpet) Lester Young (tenor saxophone, clarinet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, July 31, 1957
21207Ballad Medley
21210Perdido (incomplete)

Various Artists - Tour De Force  (Verve MGV 8212)

Harry Edison, Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, November 2, 1955
2540-1Tour De Force
2541-3Steeplechase
Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 16, 1956
4028-2Ballad Medley

The Oscar Peterson Trio At Zardi's  (Pablo Live 2620-118)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
"Zardi's", Hollywood, CA, November 8, 1955
Sunday
I've Got You Under My Skin
Herbie's Tune
There's A Small Hotel
How High The Moon
Noreen's Nocturne
I Was Doing Alright
Falling In Love With Love
Big Fat Mama
The Way You Look Tonight
Begin The Beguine
Easy Does It
Will You Still Be Mine
Laura
Roy's Tune
The Continental
You Are Too Beautiful
Pompton Turnpike
Surrey With The Fringe On Top
Swinging On A Star
I've Got You Under My Skin
Autumn Leaves
Love For Sale
Soft Winds
Medley: I Loves You, Porgy / Anything Goes
It's A Marshmallow World
Tenderly
Honeysuckle Rose
Love You Madly
Have You Met Miss Jones

Oscar Peterson Plays Count Basie  (Clef MGC 708)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 27, 1955
2567-1Jumpin' At The Woodside
2568Easy Does It
2569-1Lester Leaps In
2570-29:20 Special
2571-2One O'Clock Jump
2572-1Blue And Sentimental
2573-1Broadway
2574-1Jive At Five
2575-3Blues For Basie
2576-3Topsy
** also issued on Verve MGV 8092.

Herb Ellis - Ellis In Wonderland  (Norgran MGN 1081)

Harry Edison (trumpet) Jimmy Giuffre (clarinet, tenor,baritone saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 28, 1955
2577-1Sweetheart Blues
2578-2Somebody Loves Me
2579-4It Can Happen To You
2580-2Pogo
Harry Edison (trumpet) Jimmy Giuffre (clarinet, tenor,baritone saxophone) Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone -1,2) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 3, 1956
1. 2608Detour Ahead
2. 2610Ellis In Wonderland
3. 2611Have You Met Miss Jones
4. 2612-6A Simple Tune (Beyond The Moon)
** also issued on Verve MGV 8171.

Toni Harper Sings - Toni  (Verve MGV 2001)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Toni Harper (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, December 29, 1955
2583-2 | 20012-2Gone With The Wind
2584-1 | 20013-1You Don't Know What Love Is
2585-6 | 20014-6Little Girl Blue
2586-1 | 20015-1Singin' In The Rain
2587-1 | 20016-1Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin'
2589-5 | 20018-5Like Someone In Love
2590-8 | 20019-8I Could Write A Book
2591-3 | 20020-3Bewitched, Bothered And Bewildered
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, January 3, 1956
2604-3 | 20021-3Love For Sale
2605-6 | 20022-6A Foggy Day
2606-4 | 20023-4You Took Advantage Of Me
2607-9 | 20024-9Can't We Be Friends

Oscar Peterson With Strings - In A Romantic Mood  (Verve MGV 2002)

Oscar Peterson (piano) unidentified orchestra, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, December 30, 1955
2592-7 | 20025-7Laura
2593-10 | 20026-10Ruby
2594-5 | 20027-5It Could Happen To You
2595-2 | 20028-2A Sunday Kind Of Love
2596-8 | 20029-8I Only Have Eyes For You
2597-2 | 20030-2Tenderly
2598-9 | 20031-9Stars Fell On Alabama
2599-7 | 20032-7Stella By Starlight
2600-2 | 20033-2Black Coffee
2601-6 | 20034-6I Thought About You
2602-1 | 20035-1The Boy Next Door
2603-2 | 20036-2Our Waltz

USA All Stars - In Berlin, February, 1955  (Jazz Band (E) EBCD 2113-2)

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) and others
Berlin, West Germany, 1955
Easy Does It
Seven Come Eleven
Jam Session, No. 1
Jam Session, No. 2
Willow Weep For Me
I Don't Know Why
Imagination
My Old Flame
Mop Top
Billie's Bounce
Ella
Papa Loves Mambo
Perdido

1956

The Oscar Peterson Trio At The Stratford Shakespearean Festival  (Verve MGV 8024)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
"Stratford Shakespearean Festival", Stratford, Canada, August 8, 1956
Falling In Love With Love
How About You
Flamingo
Swinging On A Star
Noreen's Nocturne
Gypsy In My Soul
How High The Moon
Love You Madly
52nd Street Theme
** originally intended as Clef MGC 751.

Various Artists - Jazz At The Hollywood Bowl  (Verve MGV 8231-2)

Harry Edison, Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
"Hollywood Bowl", Los Angeles, CA, August 15, 1956
Honeysuckle Rose
Jumpin' At The Woodside
Ballad Medley: I Can't Get Started / If I Had You / I've Got The World On A String
Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
9:20 Special
How About You

Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Ella And Louis  (Verve MGV 4003)

Louis Armstrong (trumpet, vocals) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, August 16, 1956
2918-2 | 20207-2They Can't Take That Away From Me
2919-8 | 20208-8Isn't This A Lovely Day
2920-5 | 20209-5Tenderly
2921-2 | 20210-2Stars Fell On Alabama
2922-2 | 20222-2Can't We Be Friends
2923-5 | 20211-5 | 63VK650Cheek To Cheek
2924-10 | 20212-10Under A Blanket Of Blue
2925-7 | 20213-7Moonlight In Vermont
2926-6 | 20214-6A Foggy Day (In London Town)
2927-6 | 20215-6April In Paris
2928-1 | 20216-1The Nearness Of You

1957

Anita O'Day - Anita Sings The Most  (Verve MGV 8259)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Milt Holland or John Poole (drums) Anita O'Day (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, January 31, 1957
20684-6They Can't Take That Away From Me / 'S Wonderful
20685Love Me Or Leave Me
20686That Old Devil Moon
20687Tenderly
20688We'll Be Together Again
20689Stella By Starlight
20690Them There Eyes
20691Takin' A Chance On Love
20692I've Got The World On A String
20693You Turned The Tables On Me
20694Bewitched, Bothered And Bewildered
** originally intended as Verve MGV 2086.
** also issued on ARS G 426 entitled "Anita Sings For Oscar".

Oscar Peterson, Gerald Wiggins - Sessions, Live  (Calliope CAL 3001)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
KABC-TV, Stars Of Jazz #35. 1957-#9, March 4, 1957
A Gal In Calico
Time After Time
same session
Seven Come Eleven

Harry Edison - Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You  (Verve MGV 8211)

Harry Edison (trumpet) Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar -1/4) Herb Ellis (guitar -5) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 5, 1957
1. 20725-2Blues For Piney Brown
2. 20726-7Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You
3. 20727-4Blues For The Blues
4. 20728-1You're Getting To Be A Habit With Me
5. 20729-4Blues For Bill Basie (Used To Be Basie)
Harry Edison (trumpet) Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 30, 1957
20825-3Taste On The Place
20826-3Moonlight In Vermont

Stuff Smith  (Verve MGV 8206)

Stuff Smith (violin) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Glen Glenn Studios, Hollywood, CA, March 7, 1957
20734-4Desert Sands
20735-6Soft Winds
20736-3Time And Again (Don't You Think)
20737-4It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
same personnel
Glen Glenn Studios, Hollywood, CA, March 12, 1957
20749-1I Know That You Know
20750-4Things Ain't What They Used To Be

Stuff Smith - Dizzy Gillespie - Oscar Peterson  (Verve 314 521 676-2)

Stuff Smith (violin) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums): same personnel
Glen Glenn Studios, Hollywood, CA, March 7, 1957
20738-2In A Mellow Tone
same personnel
Glen Glenn Studios, Hollywood, CA, March 12, 1957
20750-3Heat Wave
20751-1Body And Soul

Oscar Peterson - Soft Sands  (Verve MGV 2079)

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Stan Levey (drums) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, March 28, 1957
20819-5Susquehanna
20820-7I've Never Left You Arms
20821-5/3Soft Sands
20822-11Echoes
20823-5Why Oh Why
20824-7One The Outside Looking In
same personnel
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, July 31, 1957
21188-3It Happens Every Spring
21189-12Song To The Stars
21190-5Chanel
21193-11Dream On Summer Night
21194-5You Took Advantage Of Me
21195-3I Can't Get Started

Stephane Grappelli/Stuff Smith - Violins No End  (Pablo 2310-907)

Stuff Smith (violin) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
"Salle Pleyel", Paris, France, May 2, 1957
Desert Sands
How High The Moon
Moonlight In Vermont
add Stephane Grappelli (violin)
Paris, France, May 4, 1957
21123-1Don't Get Around Much Anymore
21124-3No Points Today
21125-1Chapeau Blues
21126-2The Lady Is A Tramp
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 890-2.

Stephane Grappelli And Stuff Smith (not released)  (Verve MGV 8270)

Stephane Grappelli, Stuff Smith (violin) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Jo Jones (drums): same session
Paris, France, May 4, 1957
21120-2Mean To Me

The Oscar Peterson Trio With Sonny Stitt, Roy Eldridge And Jo Jones At Newport  (Verve MGV 8239)

Roy Eldridge (trumpet -5,6,8) Sonny Stitt (alto,tenor saxophone -5,7,8) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Jo Jones (drums -5/8)
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, evening, July 7, 1957
1. 63VK561Will You Still Be Mine
2.Joy Spring
3. 63VK562A Gal In Calico
4. 63VK56352nd Street Theme
5.Monitor Blues
6.Willow Weep For Me
7.Autumn In New York
8.Roy's Son
** also issued on Verve V6 8828 entitled "Oscar Peterson/Roy Eldridge - The Newport Years, Vol. 3".

Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Ella And Louis Again, Vol. 2  (Verve MGV 4018)

Louis Armstrong (trumpet, vocals) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, July 23, 1957
21132-2Love Is Here To Stay
21133-2Learning The Blues
21135-9Let's Call The Whole Thing Off
omit Armstrong
21139-3These Foolish Things
21141-6Ill Wind
Louis Armstrong (trumpet, vocals) replaces Fitzgerald
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, July 31, 1957
21212-8I Get A Kick Out Of You
21214-7Willow Weep For Me
add Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, August 13, 1957
21268-5A Fine Romance
21270-7I'm Putting All My Eggs In One Basket
21271-12I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm

Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Ella And Louis Again, Vol. 1  (Verve MGV 4017)

Louis Armstrong (trumpet, vocals) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, July 23, 1957
21134-8Autumn In New York
21136-9They All Laughed
21137-5Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You
21138-1 | 63VK651Stompin' At The Savoy
omit Armstrong
21140-3Comes Love
Louis Armstrong (trumpet, vocals) replaces Fitzgerald
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, July 31, 1957
21211-4 | 64VK399Makin' Whoopee
21213-7Let's Do It (, Let's Fall In Love)
add Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, August 13, 1957
21267-6I Won't Dance
21269-9Don't Be That Way

Lester Young/Harry Edison - Going For Myself...  (Verve MGV 8298)

Harry Edison (trumpet) Lester Young (tenor saxophone, clarinet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, July 31, 1957
21205-2St. Tropez
21206-1Flic
21208-2Our Love Is Here To Stay
21209-3Sunday

Various Artists - Jazz Giants '58  (Verve MGV 8248)

Harry Edison (trumpet) Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA, August 1, 1957
21215-1 | 62VK232/233Chocolate Sundae, Part 1&2
21216-1When Your Lover Has Gone
21217-1Candy
21218-1Woody'n You
21219-2Ballad Medley: It Never Entered My Mind / Lush Life / Lullaby Of The Leaves / Makin' Whoopee

Stan Getz And The Oscar Peterson Trio  (Verve MGV 8251)

Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA, October 10, 1957
21581-3Pennies From Heaven
21582-7There's No You (I'm Glad There's You)
21584-5I Was Doing All Right
21585-4 | 62VK465Tour's End
21589-1 | 62VK452Bronx Blues
21590-1Ballad Medley: Bewitched, Bothered And Bewildered / I Don't Know Why I Just Do / How Long Has This Been Going On / I Can't Get Started / Polka Dots And Moonbeams
21591-1I Want To Be Happy

Stan Getz And Gerry Mulligan, Stan Getz And The Oscar Peterson Trio  (Verve MGV 8348)

Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass): same session
Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA, October 10, 1957
21583-3Blues For Herky
21586-1Detour Ahead
21587-1Sunday
21588-5Three Little Words

Sonny Stitt - Only The Blues  (Verve MGV 8250)

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto,tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 11, 1957
21592-1Blues For Bags
21593-3Cleveland Blues
21594-1The String
21595-1B.W. Blues

Louis Armstrong Meets Oscar Peterson  (Verve MGV 8322)

Louis Armstrong (trumpet, vocals) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Chicago, IL, October 14, 1957
21716-4 | 63VK646Blues In The Night
21717-4 | 63VK719That Old Feeling
21718-5 | 63VK645Let's Do It, Let's Fall In Love
21719-12I'll Never Be The Same
21720-8How Long Has This Been Going On
21721-6I Was Doing All Right
21722-6What's New
21723Moon Song
21724-10Just One Of Those Things
21725-8There's No You
21726-4You Go To My Head
21727-1Sweet Lorraine
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6062, 825 713-2.

Louis Armstrong Meets Oscar Peterson  (Verve 825 713-2)

Louis Armstrong (trumpet, vocals) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums): same session
Chicago, IL, October 14, 1957
I Get A Kick Out Of You
Makin' Whoopee
Willow Weep For Me
** reissue of Verve MGV 8322 + 3 bonus tracks.

Ben Webster - Soulville  (Verve MGV 8274)

Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 15, 1957
21740-4 | 62VK239Love Come Back To Me
21741-1Where Are You
21742-5 | 62VK238Makin' Whoopee
21743-5Ill Wind
21744-6Late Date
21745-2Time On My Hands
21749-1Soulville

The Genius Of Coleman Hawkins  (Verve MGV 8261)

Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA, October 16, 1957
21750-3The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
21751-1My Melancholy Baby (Melancholy)
21752-2Somebody Loves Me
21753-3I'll Never Be The Same
21754-4 | 63VK643How Long Has This Been Going On
21755-5You're Blase
21756-3I Wished On The Moon
21757-5Like Someone In Love
21760-4There's No You
21761-1Ill Wind (You're Blowin' Me No Good)
21762-3 | 63VK644In A Mellow Tone (Baby, You And Me)
21763-5Blues For Rene
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6033.

The Complete Gerry Mulligan Meets Ben Webster Sessions  (Verve 314 539 055-2)

Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums): same session
Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA, October 16, 1957
21758-2I Never Had A Chance
21758-5-
21759-1Begin The Beguine

Coleman Hawkins Encounters Ben Webster  (Verve MGV 8327)

Coleman Hawkins, Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA, October 16, 1957
21764-4Blues For Yolanda
21766-2It Never Entered My Mind
21767-2Prisoner Of Love
21768-3Tangerine
21769-4La Rosita
21771-4Shine On Harvest Moon
21772-2You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6066.

Coleman Hawkins And Confreres  (Verve MGV 8346)

Coleman Hawkins, Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums): same session
Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA, October 16, 1957
21765-2Maria
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6110.

Ben Webster/Coleman Hawkins - Tenor Giants  (Verve VE2 2520)

Coleman Hawkins, Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums): same session
Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA, October 16, 1957
21770-2Cocktail On Two

Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Duke Ellington Song Book, Vol. 2  (Verve MGV 4009-2)

Ben Webster (tenor saxophone -1,3/5) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, October 17, 1957
1. 21773-5In A Mellow Tone
2. 21774-6Mood Indigo
3. 21775-8Love You Madly
4. 21776-11Lush Life
5. 21777-9Squatty Roo
** part of Verve MGV 4010-4.

Ella Fitzgerald At The Opera House  (Verve MGV 8264)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Jo Jones (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
"Opera House", Chicago, IL, October 19, 1957
Don't Cha Go 'Way Mad
It's All Right With Me
Bewitched, Bothered And Bewildered
These Foolish Things
Ill Wind
64VK317Goody Goody
Moonlight In Vermont
Roy Eldridge (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone) Stan Getz, Coleman Hawkins, Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips, Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
"Shrine Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, October 25, 1957
Stompin' At The Savoy
Oh, Lady Be Good
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6026.

Stan Getz And J.J. Johnson At The Opera House (mono)  (Verve MGV 8265)

J.J. Johnson (trombone -1/5) Stan Getz (tenor saxophone -1/4,6) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
"Opera House", Chicago, IL, October 19, 1957
1.Billie's Bounce
2.Blues In The Closet
3.My Funny Valentine
4.Crazy Rhythm
5. 62VK456Yesterdays
6. 62VK457It Never Entered My Mind
** also issued on Verve V 8490. Verve 825 100-1 entitled "The Stan Getz And J.J. Johnson Set 1957".

The Stan Getz And J.J. Johnson Set 1957  (Verve 825 100-1)

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
"Shrine Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, October 25, 1957
Yesterdays
** reissue of Verve MGV 8265 entitled "Stan Getz And J.J. Johnson At The Opera House (mono)" + 2 bonus tracks.

The JATP All-Stars At The Opera House  (Verve MGV 8267)

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Stan Getz, Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
"Opera House", Chicago, IL, October 19, 1957
Stuffy (an error)
Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone) Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Lester Young (tenor saxophone -3) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
"Shrine Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, October 25, 1957
1.The Slow Blues
2.Merry Go Round
3.Medley (Stuffy): Polka Dots And Moonbeams / Drum Feature
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6029, V/V6 8489.

Jazz At The Philharmonic - Lester Young Carnegie Blues  (Verve 825 101-1)

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Stan Getz, Coleman Hawkins, Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
"Opera House", Chicago, IL, October 19, 1957
Medley: Polka Dots And Moonbeams

Ella Fitzgerald - Lady Be Good  (Verve 825 098-1)

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Stan Getz, Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
"Opera House", Chicago, IL, October 19, 1957
Stompin' At The Savoy
Them There Eyes

The Modern Jazz Quartet And The Oscar Peterson Trio At The Opera House  (Verve MGV 8269)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
"Opera House", Chicago, IL, October 19, 1957
Should I
Big Fat Mama
Indiana
Joy Spring
Elevation
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6069, V/V6 8482.

Stan Getz And J.J. Johnson At The Opera House (stereo)  (Verve MGVS 6027)

J.J. Johnson (trombone -1/4) Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
"Shrine Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, October 25, 1957
1.Billie's Bounce
2.Blues In The Closet
3.My Funny Valentine
4.Crazy Rhythm
5.It Never Entered My Mind
** also issued on Verve V6 8490.

Ella Fitzgerald - Stompin' At The Savoy, Part 1&2  (Verve 89187x45)

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone) Stan Getz, Coleman Hawkins, Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips, Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
"Shrine Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, October 25, 1957
22517Stompin' At The Savoy, Part 1
22518Stompin' At The Savoy, Part 2
** reissue of Verve 89187.

Oscar Peterson - The Golden Striker  (Verve (Du) EPV 5088)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Canada, November, 1957
22330-2Bye Bye Blackbird
22331-6 | 62VK200The Golden Striker

Oscar Peterson - Bye Bye Blackbird / The Golden Striker  (Verve V 10145)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass): same session
Canada, November, 1957
22330-4 | 62VK201Bye Bye Blackbird
22331-2The Golden Striker

1958

Dorothy Dandridge - Smooth Operator  (Verve 314 547 514-2)

Oscar Peterson (piano, celeste) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Dorothy Dandridge (vocals)
January 20, 1958
21942-3It's Easy To Remember
21943-6What Is There To Say
21944-4That Old Feeling
21945-12The Touch Of Your Lips
21946-1When Your Lover Has Gone
21947-7The Nearness Of You
21948-10(In This World) I'm Glad There Is You
21949-4I've Grown Accustomed To Your Face
21950-2Body And Soul
21951-6How Long Has This Been Going On
21952-3I've Got A Crush On You
21953-3I Didn't Know What Time It Was

This Is Ray Brown  (Verve MGV 8290)

Jerome Richardson (flute) Oscar Peterson (piano, organ) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, February 27 & 28, 1958
22042-5Bric A Brac
22043-6Upstairs Blues
22044-21The Nearness Of You
22045-11Take The "A" Train
22046-18Indiana
22047-15Jim
22048-18Cool Walk

The Oscar Peterson Trio At The Concertgebouw  (Verve MGV 8268)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
"Concertgebouw", Amsterdam, Holland, April 12, 1958
The Lady Is A Tramp
Daahoud
We'll Be Together Again
Bluesology (Bags' Groove)
Budo
I've Got The World On A String
When Lights Are Low
Evrev

Stan Getz/Oscar Peterson, and others - Les Tricheurs (Soundtrack)  (Barclay (F) 74024)

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Stan Getz, Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
Paris, France, May 1, 1958
1389Les Tricheurs
1390Clo's Tune
1391Phil's Tune
1392Mic's Jump

On The Town With The Oscar Peterson Trio  (Verve MGV 8287)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
"Town Tavern Club", Toronto, Canada, July 5, 1958
22364Sweet Georgia Brown
22365Should I
22366When Lights Are Low
22367Easy Listening Blues
22368Pennies From Heaven
22369The Champ
22370Moonlight In Vermont
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6036.

Oscar Peterson, Leroy Vinnegar - Sessions, Live  (Calliope CAL 3007)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass): same personnel
KABC-TV, Stars Of Jazz #111. 1958-#33, August 18, 1958
I'd Like To Recognize The Tune
I Loves You, Porgy
same session
The Golden Striker
Bye Bye Blackbird (Blues Jam)

Oscar Peterson Plays "My Fair Lady"  (Verve MGV 2119)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Gene Gammage (drums)
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, November 20 & 21, 1958
22541-10 | 64VK200On The Street Where You Live
22542-37 | 64VK201Get Me To The Church On Time
22543-9 | 64VK202I Could Have Danced All Night
22544-7 | 64VK203I've Grown Accustomed To Her Face
22545-3 | 64VK204Wouldn't It Be Loverly
22546-6 | 64VK205Show Me
22547-10 | 64VK206The Rain In Spain
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6060, V/V6 8581.

1959

Sonny Stitt Sits In With The Oscar Peterson Trio  (Verve MGV 8344)

Sonny Stitt (alto,tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
Paris, France, May 18, 1959
50001-7I Can't Give You Anything But Love
50002-4Bird's Tune (Au Privave)
50003-2The Gypsy
50004-2Moten Swing
50005-3Blues For Prez, Sweets, Ben And All The Other Funky Ones
50006-5Easy Does It
50007-3I'll Remember April
50008-10Scrapple From The Apple
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6108.

Oscar Peterson - A Jazz Portrait Of Frank Sinatra  (Verve MGV 8334)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
Paris, France, May 18, 1959
50010-3You Make Me Feel So Young
50011-9Come Dance With Me
50012-2Saturday Night
50015-4The Tender Trap
50016-2Learnin' The Blues
50017-4Witchcraft
50018-4Just In Time
50019-8It Happened In Monterey
50020-2I Get A Kick Out Of You
50021-4All Of Me
50022-2The Birth Of The Blues
50023-8How About You
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6071.

The Jazz Soul Of Oscar Peterson  (Verve MGV 8351)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, July 14-August 9, 1959
50039-1Lisa
50040-2Con Alma
50041-5Close Your Eyes
50042-2The Maidens Of Cadiz
50043-7My Heart Stood Still
50044-8Woody'n You
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6116.

Oscar Peterson Plays The Duke Ellington Song Book  (Verve MGV 2055)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same session
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, July 14-August 9, 1959
50045-6Cottontail
50046-1Things Ain't What They Used To Be
50047-1Take The "A" Train
50048-1I've Got It Bad And That Ain't Good
50049-2Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me
50050John Hardy's Wife
50051-3Sophisticated Lady
50052-3Rockin' The Rhythm
50053-3Prelude To A Kiss
50054-1Don't Get Around Much Anymore
50055-1In A Mellow Tone
50056-1Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin'
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6086.

Oscar Peterson Plays The George Gershwin Song Book  (Verve MGV 2054)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same session
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, July 14-August 9, 1959
50057-3It Ain't Necessarily So
50058-1The Man I Love
50059-3Love Walked In
50060-8I Was Doing All Right
50061-4A Foggy Day
50062-3Lady Be Good
50063-3Love Is Here To Stay
50064-6They All Laughed
50065-5Let's Call The Whole Thing Off
50066-4Summertime
50067-4Nice Work If You Can Get It
50068-2Shall We Dance
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6085.

Oscar Peterson Plays The Richard Rodgers Song Book  (Verve MGV 2057)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same session
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, July 14-August 9, 1959
50069-1Bewitched
50070-2This Can't Be Love
50071-1It Might As Well Be Spring
50072-2Johnny One Note
50073-3The Surrey With The Fringe On Top
50074-3The Lady Is A Tramp
50075-2Blue Moon
50076-3Isn't It Romantic
50077-5Manhattan
50078-3Lover
50079-2I Didn't Know What Time It Was
50080-1My Funny Valentine
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6088.

Oscar Peterson Plays The Jerome Kern Song Book  (Verve MGV 2056)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same session
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, July 14-August 9, 1959
50081-1The Way You Look Tonight
50082-4Yesterdays
50083-8I Won't Dance
50084-1Bill
50085-7The Song Is You
50086-2A Fine Romance
50087-5Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man
50088-15Ol' Man River
50089-1Long Ago And Far Away
50090-1Lovely To Look At
50091-1Pick Yourself Up
50092-3Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6087.

Oscar Peterson Plays The Cole Porter Song Book  (Verve MGV 2052)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same session
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, July 14-August 9, 1959
50093-3It's Alright With Me
50094-1Love For Sale
50095-1Just One Of Those Things
50096-2I've Got You Under My Skin
50097-3Every Time We Say Goodbye
50098-1In The Still Of The Night
50099-10Night And Day
50100-4Easy To Love
50101-1Why Can't You Behave
50102-3I Love Paris
50103-5It's De-Lovely
50104-5I Concentrate On You
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6083.

Oscar Peterson Plays The Harry Warren Song Book  (Verve MGV 2059)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same session
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, July 14-August 9, 1959
50105-2Serenade In Blue
50106-5Lullaby Of Broadway
50107-2I Only Have Eyes For You
50108-6Chattanooga Choo Choo
50109-3I Had The Craziest Dream
50110-2You'll Never Know
50111-3Time On My Hands
50112-4Great Day
50113-3More Than You Know
50114-7Carioca
50115-1Without A Song
50116-6Drums In My Heat
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6090.

Oscar Peterson Plays The Irving Berlin Song Book  (Verve MGV 2053)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same session
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, July 14-August 9, 1959
50117-3I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm
50118-4Supper Time
50119-4I'm Putting All My Eggs In One Basket
50120-4Change Partners
50121-2The Song Is Ended
50122-1Cheek To Cheek
50123-4I Used To Be Color Blind
50124-1You're Laughing At Me
50125-4Top Hat, White Tie And Tails
50126-1How Deep Is The Ocean
50127-1Isn't It A Lovely Day
50128-1(You Forgot To) Remember
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6084.

Oscar Peterson Plays The Harold Arlen Song Book  (Verve MGV 2060)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same session
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, July 14-August 9, 1959
50129-1As Long As I Live
50130-3Come Rain Or Come Shine
50131-2Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive
50132-4Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
50133-1I've Got The World On A String
50134-1That Old Black Magic
50135Let's Fall In Love
50136-1Stormy Weather
50137-2Over The Rainbow
50138-3Happiness Is Just A Thing Called Joe
50139-1The Man That Got Away
50140-3Ill Wind
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6091.

Oscar Peterson Plays The Jimmy McHugh Song Book  (Verve MGV 2061)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same session
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, July 14-August 9, 1959
50141-5When My Sugar Walks Down The Street
50142-1I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
50143-3On The Sunny Side Of The Street
50144-1Don't Blame Me
50145-1I'm In The Mood For Love
50146-2I Can't Give You Anything But Love
50147-2I Couldn't Sleep A Wink Last Night
50148-2Digga Digga Doo
50149-5You're A Sweetheart
50150-1I Feel A Song Comin' On
50151-1Lost In A Fog
50152-2Can't Get Out Of This Mood
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6092.

Oscar Peterson Plays Porgy And Bess  (Verve MGV 8340)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, October 12, 1959
22935-1Oh Dey's So Fresh And Fine (Strawberry Woman)
22936-1It Ain't Necessarily So
22937-1I Wants To Stay Here (I Loves You, Porgy)
22938-1Summertime
22939-2Here Comes De Honey Man
22940-2Bess, You Is My Woman Now
22941-11Oh Lawd, I'm On My Way
22942-6I Got Plenty O' Nuttin'
22943-2Oh Bess, Oh Where's My Bess
22944-9There's A Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon For New York
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6098.

Swinging Brass With The Oscar Peterson Trio  (Verve MGV 8364)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) unidentified orchestra, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA?, November 5, 1959
22981-6Con Alma
22982-5Blues For Big Scotia
22983-1The Spirit Feel
22984-7Stockholm Sweetnin'
22985-6Cubano Chant
22986-6Little Pea's Blues
22987-3Close Your Eyes
O.P.
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6119.

The Oscar Peterson Collection  (Verve 2V6S 8810)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) unidentified orchestra, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor): same session
Los Angeles, CA?, November 5, 1959
22982-2Blues For Big Scotia
22988-4I Lead A Charmed Life

Ben Webster Meets Oscar Peterson  (Verve MGV 8349)

Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, November 6, 1959
22989-6Sunday
22990-1When Your Lover Has Gone
22991-4The Touch Of Your Lips
22992-3In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning
22993-1This Can't Be Love
22994-1Bye Bye Blackbird
22995-3How Deep Is The Ocean
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6114 entitled "Ben Webster Meets Oscar Peterson And His Trio".

1960

Oscar Peterson - The Music From "Fiorello"  (Verve MGV 8366)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January, 1960?
26213When Did I Fall In Love
26214Little Tin Box
26215Home Again
26216'Till Tomorrow
26217Politics And Poker
26218Gentleman Jimmy
26219Unfair
26220On The Side Of The Angels
26221Where Do I Go From Here
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6134.

Oscar Peterson Trio Live At CBC Studios 1960  (Just A Memory (Canadian) JAS 9507-2)

Oscar Peterson (piano) and others
CBC Studios, Canada, 1960
My Heart Stood Still
Blues For Big Scotia
Autumn Leaves
Sweet Georgia Brown
How About You
I Got Plenty O' Nuthin'
Cookin' At The Continental
I Didn't Know What Time It Was
Let There Be Love
Dancing On The Ceiling

1961

Oscar Peterson - The Trio: Live From Chicago  (Verve V/V6 8420)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
"London House", Chicago, IL, July 28, 1961
61VK402Billy Boy
61VK404I've Never Been In Love Before
61VK405In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning
61VK470Chicago
same personnel
"London House", Chicago, IL, July 29, 1961
61VK463The Night We Called It A Day
61VK471Sometimes I'm Happy
61VK535Whisper Not

Oscar Peterson - Billy Boy / Yours Is My Heart Alone  (Verve VK 10268)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
"London House", Chicago, IL, July 28, 1961
61VK403Yours Is My Heart Alone

Oscar Peterson - The Sound Of The Trio  (Verve V/V6 8480)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
"London House", Chicago, IL, August 20, 1961
61VK465Ill Wind
61VK466Tricotism
same personnel
"London House", Chicago, IL, August 25, 1961
61VK469Kadota's Blues
same personnel
"London House", Chicago, IL, October, 1961
61VK661Thag's Dance
On Green Dolphin Street

Oscar Peterson/Milt Jackson - Very Tall  (Verve V/V6 8429)

Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, September 15, 1961
61VK344On Green Dolphin Street
61VK345Reunion Blues
same personnel
NYC, September 18, 1961
61VK347Heartstrings
61VK348The Work Song
61VK349John Brown's Body
61VK350A Wonderful Guy

Oscar Peterson - The London House Sessions  (Verve 314 531 766-2)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
"London House", Chicago, IL, 1961-1962
Billy Boy
It Happened In Monterey
Billy Boy
Introduction
On Green Dolphin Street
Moanin'
Billy Boy
Scapple From The Apple
Jim
Band Call
The Night We Called It A Day
The Lonesome One
The Gravy Waltz
Woody'n You
Soon
Daahoud
As Long As There's Music
Close Your Eyes
Cubano Chant
Sometimes I'm Happy
Sophisticated Lady
Better Luck Next Time
Confirmation

1962

Oscar Peterson - West Side Story  (Verve V/V6 8454)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, January 24 & 25, 1962
62VK246Something's Coming
62VK247Somewhere
62VK248Jet Song
62VK249Tonight
62VK250Maria
62VK251I Feel Pretty
62VK252Reprise

The Oscar Peterson Trio With The All Star Big Band! - Bursting Out  (Verve V/V6 8476)

Nat Adderley (cornet) Roy Eldridge, Jimmy Nottingham, Ernie Royal, Snooky Young (trumpet) Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Jimmy Cleveland, Paul Faulise, Slide Hampton, Melba Liston, Britt Woodman (trombone) Ray Alonge, Jim Buffington, Willie Ruff, Morris Secon, Julius Watkins (French horn) Don Butterfield (tuba) Cannonball Adderley, Norris Turney (alto saxophone) James Moody, Jerome Richardson (tenor saxophone) George Dorsey, Seldon Powell (baritone saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger, conductor)
NYC, June 13, 1962
62VK496Blues For Big Scotia
same personnel
NYC, June 14, 1962
62VK501I Love You
62VK502Daahoud
62VK503Tricotism
62VK506Manteca
same personnel
NYC, June 15, 1962
62VK499West Coast Blues
same personnel
NYC, June 24, 1962
62VK500Here's That Rainy Day
62VK504I'm Old Fashioned
62VK505Young And Foolish

Oscar Peterson - Affinity  (Verve V/V6 8516)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
Chicago, IL, September 25, 1962
62VK633Waltz For Debby
62VK634Tangerine
62VK635The Gravy Waltz
62VK636Six And Four
same personnel
Chicago, IL, September 26, 1962
62VK637Yesterdays
62VK638This Could Be The Start Of Something Big
62VK639Yours Are My Heart's Delight
same personnel
Chicago, IL, September 27, 1962
62VK640I'm A Fool To Want You
62VK641Baubles, Bangles And Beads

Oscar Peterson - Something Warm  (Verve V/V6 8681)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
probably "London House", Chicago, IL, September 27, 1962
101622There Is No Greater Love
101623I Remember Clifford
101624Autumn Leaves
101625Blues For Big Scotia
101626Swamp Fire
101627I Love You

Oscar Peterson - Put On A Happy Face  (Verve V/V6 8660)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
"London House", Chicago, IL, September 27, 1962
Put On A Happy Face
Old Folks
Woody'n You
Yesterdays
Diablo
Soon
Lonesome Me (The Lonesome One)

Oscar Peterson - Night Train  (Verve V/V6 8538)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, December 15 & 16, 1962
62VK756Night Train
62VK757C Jam Blues
62VK758Georgia On My Mind
62VK759Bags' Groove
62VK760Moten Swing
62VK761Easy Does It
62VK762The Honeydripper
62VK763Things Ain't What They Used To Be
62VK764I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good
62VK765Band Call
62VK766Hymn To Freedom

1963

Bill Henderson With The Oscar Peterson Trio  (MGM E 4128)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Bill Henderson (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, February, 1963
You Are My Sunshine
I Wish You Love
Gravy Waltz
A Lot Of Livin' To Do
Baby Mine
Wild Is Love
The Lamp Is Low
All Or Nothing At All
See Your Face Before Me
At Long Last Love
I've Got A Crush On You
The Folk Who Live On The Hill

Oscar Peterson - Hallelujah Time / Hymn To Freedom  (Verve VK 10302)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, August 3, 1963
63VK531Hallelujah Time
63VK532Hymn To Freedom

Oscar Peterson And Nelson Riddle  (Verve V/V6 8562)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) 5 horns, 5 flutes, 10 celli, harp, percussion, Nelson Riddle (arranger, conductor)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, November 8, 1963
63VK708Portrait Of Jenny
63VK713My Foolish Heart
63VK714Nightingale
63VK715My Ship
63VK716Come Sunday
probably 4 trumpet, 3-4 trombone, 5 reeds and strings replaces 5 horns, 5 flutes, 10 celli, harp, percussion
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, November 10, 1963
63VK709Judy
63VK710'Round Midnight
63VK711A Sleeping Bee
63VK712Goodbye
63VK717Someday My Prince Will Come

1964

The Oscar Peterson Trio Plays  (Verve V/V6 8591)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, February 27, 1964
64VK261Fly Me To The Moon
64VK262Shiny Stockings
64VK263Li'l Darlin'
64VK264Little Right Foot
64VK265You Stepped Out Of A Dream
same personnel
NYC, February 28, 1964
64VK266Let's Fall In Love
64VK267The Strut
64VK268This Nearly Was Mine
64VK269Satin Doll

Oscar Peterson - Action  (MPS (G) 15178)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, May, 1964
At Long Last Love
Easy Walker
Tin Tin Deo
I've Got A Crush On You
A Foggy Day
Like Someone In Love
** also issued on MPS/BASF (G) CRM 668, 21 20668-8. Prestige PR 7690 entitled "Easy Walker".

The Oscar Peterson Trio In Tokyo 1964  (Pablo (J) VDJ 25008)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
"Ohte-machi Sankei Hall", Tokyo, Japan, June 2, 1964
Maidens Of Cadiz
Reunion Blues
At Long Last Love
I Remember Clifford
Bags' Groove
Tangerine
Like Someone In Love
Satin Doll
Tricrotism
It Ain't Necessarily So
Tonight
Fly Me To The Moon
Somewhere
I Loves You, Porgy
Yours Is My Heart Alone
Hymn To Freedom

Oscar Peterson - Hallelujah Time!  (Moon (It) MCD 050-2)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
live in London, England, circa middle 1964
Hallelujah Time
Con Alma
Waltz For Debby
Cubano Chant
Yours Is My Heart Alone
London Romp
My One And Only Love
Nightingale
Reunion Blues
Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Al Grey (trombone) Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
live in Stockholm, Sweden, 1970
Jim Dawg

Oscar Peterson - Live And At It's Very Best  (Point #2620532)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
live in Ljubljana, Yugoslavia, July 29, 1964
Tangerine
Like Someone In Love
Satin Doll
Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise
Fly Me To The Moon
Nightingale
Blues Of The Prairies
The Lamp Is Low
Someday My Prince Will Come
Con Alma
Yours Is My Heart Alone
Reunion Blues

Oscar Peterson Trio + One, Clark Terry  (Mercury MG 20975)

Clark Terry (flugelhorn, trumpet -1/4,6/9, vocals -5,10) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, August 17, 1964
1. 33052Brotherhood Of Man
2. 33053Jim
3. 33054Blues For Smedley
4. 33055Roundalay
5. 33056Mumbles
6. 33057Mack The Knife
7. 33058They Didn't Believe Me
8. 33059Squeaky's Blues
9. 33060I Want A Little Girl
10. 33061Incoherent Blues
** also issued on Mercury SR 60975, (J) 195J-14.

Oscar Peterson - Canadiana Suite  (Limelight LM 82010)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, September 9, 1964
33854Ballad To The East
33855Land Of The Misty Giants
33856Wheatland
33857Blues Of The Prairies
33858Laurentide Waltz
33859March Past
33860Hogtown Blues
33861Place St. Henri
** also issued on Limelight LS 86010, (J) 195J-15.

Oscar Peterson - We Get Requests  (Verve V/V6 8606)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
NYC, October 19, 1964
64VK509The Girl From Ipanema
64VK510Quiet Nights Of Quiet Stars (Corcovado)
64VK511Have You Met Miss Jones
same personnel
NYC, October 20, 1964
64VK512D&E Blues
64VK513Time And Again
64VK514You Look Good To Me
64VK515People
64VK516My One And Only Love
64VK517The Days Of Wine And Roses
same personnel
1964
64VK591Goodbye J.D.

1965 (age 40)

Oscar Peterson - Nightingale  (Jazz Birdie's Of Paradise Best.-Nr. J-Bop 047)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
London, England or Adelaide, Australia, January 23, 1965
Place St. Henri
My One And Only Love
Nightingale
Your Is My Heart Alone
Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
London, England or Adelaide, Australia, October 17, 1968
Let's Fall In Love
Sandi's Blues
Noreen's Nocturne
On A Clear Day
L'Impossible
The Lamp Is Low
Oscar Peterson (piano) Michel Donato (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
London, England or Adelaide, Australia, July, 1972
Sweet Land
You Stepped Out Of A Dream
Yesterdays
It's That Rainy Day
Soft Winds

Oscar Peterson - The Lost Tapes: Exclusively For My Friends  (MPS (G) 529096-2)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, May 10, 1965
Gravy Waltz
Three O'Clock In The Morning
Squeaky's Blues
Tenderly
Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, November 12, 1967
I Will Wait For You
Let's Fall In Love
Put On A Happy Face
Stella By Starlight
Moanin'
same personnel
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, October 30, 1968
Never Say Yes
It's Impossible
My Romance

Various Artists - I/We Had A Ball  (Limelight LM 82002)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, May 18, 1965
Coney Island U.S.A.
** also issued on Limelight LS 86002.

Oscar Peterson - Eloquence  (Limelight LM 82023)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
"Tivoli Gardens Concert Hall", Copenhagen, Denmark, May 29, 1965
Children's Tune
Younger Than Springtime
Misty
Django
The Smudge
Autumn Leaves
Moanin'
Lover's Promenade
** also issued on Limelight LS 86023, (J) 195J-16.

Oscar Peterson - With Respect To Nat  (Limelight LM 82029)

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals -1/6, piano -7) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Hollywood, CA, October 28, 1965
1. 35908What Can I Say After I Say I'm Sorry
2. 35909Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You
3. 35910Straighten Up And Fly Right
4. 35911It's Only A Paper Moon
5. 35912Sweet Lorraine
6. 35913Little Girl
7. 35914Easy Listening Blues
John Frosk, Joe Newman (trumpet) Ernie Royal, Daniel Stiles (trumpet, flugelhorn) Wayne Andre, Jimmy Cleveland, J.J. Johnson (trombone) Tony Studd (bass trombone) Seldon Powell, Jerome Richardson (tenor flute, bass flute) Jerry Dodgion, Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Marvin Holladay (baritone saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Richard Davis (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, November 13, 1965
37143Orange Colored Sky
37144Walkin' My Baby Back Home
37145When My Sugar Walks Down The Street
37146Unforgettable
37147Calypso Blues
** also issued on Limelight LS 86029, LM 82035, LS 86035, (J) 195J-17; Universal (J) UCCM 9129.

Oscar Peterson - Girl Talk  (MPS (G) 15179)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, late 1965
Robbins' Nest
Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, November, 1966
I'm In The Mood For Love
Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, November, 1967
On A Clear Day
Girl Talk
Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, April, 1968
Medley: I Concentrate On You / Moon River
** also issued on MPS/BASF (G) CRM 669, 21 20669-6. Prestige PR 7649 entitled "Oscar Peterson Plays For Lovers".

Oscar Peterson - Blues Etude  (Limelight LM 82039)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Hayes (drums): same personnel
Chicago Sound Studios, Chicago, IL, December 3, 1965
37527Stella By Starlight
37528L'Impossible
37529Bossa Beguine
37530I Know You Oh So Well
37531If I Were A Bell
Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Chicago Sound Studios, Chicago, IL, May 4, 1966
38563Blues Etude
38564The Shadow Of Your Smile
38565Let's Fall In Love
38566Shelly's World
** also issued on Limelight LS 86039, (J) 195J-18.

Oscar Peterson - The Classic Trio  (Bandstand (J) TKCB-71066)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
Continental, 1965
Con Alma
Tangerine
Like Someone In Love
Satin Doll
Re-Union Blues
A Little Jazz Exercise
Someday, My Prince Will Come
Waltz For Debby
Oscar's Bubble

1966

Oscar Peterson - Soul Espanol  (Limelight LM 82044)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Louis Hayes (drums) Henley Gibson (congas) Marshall Thompson (timbales) Harold Jones (percussion)
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, December 12-14, 1966
39228Soulville Samba
39230How Insensitive
39231Call Me
39232Carioca
39233Amanha (Tommorow)
39234Samba De Orfeu
39235Meditation
39236Mas Que Nada
39237Manha De Carnaval
39238Samba Sensitive
** also issued on Limelight LS 86044, (J) 195J-19, (J) PHCE 6004.

1967

Jazz At The Philharmonic - The Greatest Jazz Concert In The World  (Pablo 2625-704)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
Oakland and NYC, June 28-July 1, 1967
Smedley
Someday My Prince Will Come
Daytrain
add Benny Carter, Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone)
C Jam Blues
Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Paul Gonsalves, Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
Now's The Time
The Ballad Medley: Memories Of You / Misty / I Can't Get Started
Wee
Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) T-Bone Walker (guitar, vocals) replaces Carter, Sims
Woman You Must Be Crazy
Stormy Monday
Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
Moonglow
Sweet Georgia Brown
Cat Anderson, Mercer Ellington, Herbie Jones, Cootie Williams (trumpet) Lawrence Brown, Chuck Connors, Buster Cooper (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Russell Procope (alto saxophone, clarinet) Paul Gonsalves (tenor saxophone) Harry Carney (baritone saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet) Duke Ellington, Oscar Peterson (piano) John Lamb (bass) Chris Columbo (drums)
"Hollywood Bowl", Los Angeles, CA, July 1, 1967
Take The "A" Train
** also issued on Pablo 3PACD 2625-704-2.

1968

Oscar Peterson - The Way I Really Play  (MPS (G) 15180)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, April, 1968
Waltzing Is Hip
Satin Doll
Love Is Here To Stay
Sandy's Blues
Alice In Wonderland
Noreen's Nocturne
** also issued on MPS/BASF (G) CRM 670, 21 20670-1; Pausa PR 7080. Prestige PR 7620 entitled "The Great Oscar Peterson On Prestige!".

Oscar Peterson - Mellow Mood  (MPS (G) 15221)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums): same session
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, April, 1968
In A Mellow Tone
Nica's Dream
Green Dolphin Street
Sometimes I'm Happy
Summertime
Who Can I Turn To
** also issued on MPS/BASF (G) CRM 692, 21 20692-0.

Oscar Peterson - Travelin' On  (MPS (G) 15222)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums): same session
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, April, 1968
Travelin' On
Emily
Quiet Nights
Sax No End
When Lights Are Low
** also issued on MPS/BASF (G) CRM 693, 21 20693-9.

Oscar Peterson - My Favorite Instrument  (MPS (G) 15181)

Oscar Peterson (piano)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, circa April, 1968
Someone To Watch Over Me
Perdido
Body And Soul
Who Can I Turn To
Bye Bye Blackbird
I Should Care
Lulu's Back In Town
Little Girl Blue
Take The "A" Train
** also issued on MPS/BASF (G) CRM 671, 21 20671-8; Pausa PR 7069. Prestige PR 7595 entitled "Soul-O!".

Oscar Peterson - Canadian Music Festival 1968  (Radio Canada RM 200)

Oscar Peterson (piano) possibly Roland Haynes (bass) possibly Bobby Durham (drums)
"Canadian Summer Festival", Montreal, Canada, July 1, 1968
opening announcements
The Lamp Is Low / Here's That Rainy Day / Fall In Love
announcements
Wheatland
So Nice
Noreen's Nocturne
Tenderly
closing announcements

Oscar Peterson - The Vienna Concert  (Philology (It) W 34.2)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
"Konzerthaus", Vienna, Austria, November 9, 1968
The Lamp Is Low
Never Say Yes
Summer Samba
Li'l Darlin'
Medley: I Concentrate On You / I Got It Bad
You Look Good To Me
Let's Fall In Love
Someday My Prince Will Come
On A Clear Day
Waltz For Debby
Noreen's Nocturne

1969

Oscar Peterson - Motions And Emotions  (MPS (G) 15251)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums) unidentified orchestra, Claus Ogerman (arranger, conductor)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, March, 1969
Sally's Tomato
Sunny
By The Time I Get To Phoenix
Wandering
This Guy's In Love With You
Wave
Dreamsville
Yesterday
Eleanor Rigby
Ode To Billy Joe
** also issued on MPS/BASF (G) CRM 713, 21 20713-7.

Oscar Peterson - Hello Herbie  (MPS (G) 15262)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, November 5 & 6, 1969
Naptown Blues
Exactly Like You
Day By Day
Hamp's Blues
Blues For H.G.
A Lovely Way To Spend An Evening
Seven Come Eleven
** also issued on MPS/BASF (G) CRM 723, 21 20723-4.

Oscar Peterson In Paris  (Joker (J) UPS 2071)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
"Salle Wagram", Paris, France, November, 1969
Title Unknown
On A Clear Day
Triste
I Concentrate On You
Noreen's Nocturne
Satin Doll
Let's Fall In Love

1970

Oscar Peterson - Tristeza On Piano  (MPS (G) 15275)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
NYC, circa January, 1970
Tristeza
Nightingale
Porgy
Triste
You Stepped Out Of A Dream
Watch What Happens
Fly Me To The Moon
Down Here On The Ground
** also issued on MPS/BASF (G) CRM 734, 21 20734-1.

Oscar Peterson - Walking The Line  (MPS (G) 15297)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Jiri Mraz (bass) Ray Price (drums)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, November 10-13, 1970
I Love You
Rock Of Ages
Once Upon A Summertime
Just Friends
Teach Me Tonight
The Windmills Of Your Mind
I Didn't Know What Time It Was
All Of You
** also issued on MPS/BASF (G) CRM 868, 21 20868-0.

Oscar Peterson - Another Day  (MPS (G) 15307)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Jiri Mraz (bass) Ray Price (drums): same session
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, November 10-13, 1970
Blues For Martha
Greensleeves
I'm Old Fashioned
All The Things You Are
Too Close For Comfort
The Jamfs Are Coming
It Never Entered My Mind
Carolina Shout
** also issued on MPS/BASF (G) CRM 869, 21 20869-9.

Oscar Peterson - Tracks  (MPS (G) 15306)

Oscar Peterson (piano)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, November 10-13, 1970
Give Me A Simple Life
Basin Street Blues
Honeysuckle Rose
Dancing On The Ceiling
A Child Is Born
If I Should Lose You
A Little Jazz Exercise
Django
Jada
Just A Gigolo
** also issued on MPS/BASF (G) CRM 879, 21 20879-6.

1971

Oscar Peterson Trio In Concert - Nice, Teatre De Verdure, July 22, 1971: The <<Jazz>> Collection  (Editoriale Pantheon (It) JCD 02)

Oscar Peterson (piano) George Mraz (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
"Theatre De Verdure", Nice, France, July 22, 1971
The Lamp Is Low
Younger Than Springtime
Who Can I Turn To
Soft Wind
Wave
Lil' Darlin'
Body And Soul
Just Friends / Blues Etude
Autumn Leaves

Oscar Peterson/Milt Jackson - Reunion Blues  (MPS (G) 15320)

Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, July, 1971
Satisfaction
Dream Of You
Someday My Prince Will Come
A Time For Love
Reunion Blues
When I Fall In Love
Red Top
** also issued on MPS/BASF (G) 21 20908-3.

The Oscar Peterson Trio + The Singers Unlimited - In Tune  (MPS (G) 15318)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Jiri Mraz (bass) Louis Hayes (drums) Len Dressler, Bonnie Herman, Gene Puerling, Don Shelton (vocals)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, July, 1971
Sesame Street
Once Upon A Summertime
It Never Entered My Mind
The Gentle Rain
The Shadow Of Your Smile
Children's Game
A Child Is Born
Catherine
Here's That Rainy Day
** also issued on MPS/BASF (G) 21 20905-9.

Oscar Peterson - Great Connection  (MPS (G) 15331)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, October, 1971
Where Do You Go From Here
Younger Than Springtime
Smile
Soft Winds
Just Squeeze Me
On The Trail
Wheatland
** also issued on MPS/BASF (G) 21 21281-5.

1972

The Oscar Peterson Trio In Tokyo  (Denon (J) COCY-80581)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Michel Donato (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
"Golden Room, Palace Hotel", Tokyo, Japan, May 27, 1972
What Am I Here For
The Good Life
Strike Up The Band
I Hear Music
The More I See You
The Preacher
What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life
Blues Etude
Wheatland
Old Rockin' Chair

Jazz At The Philharmonic - Jazz At The Santa Monica Civic '72  (Pablo 2625-701)

Harry Edison, Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Al Grey (trombone) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
"Civic Auditorium", Santa Monica, CA, June 2, 1972
5400 North
Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass)
You Are My Sunshine
** also issued on Pablo 3PACD 2625-701-2.

Oscar Peterson - Solo  (Pablo PACD 2310-975-2)

Oscar Peterson (piano)
live in Baalbek, Lebanon & Amsterdam, Holland, August 17, November 4, 1972
Yesterdays
Makin' Whoopee
Who Can I Turn To (When Nobody Needs Me)
Take The "A" Train
Body And Soul
Blues Of The Prairies
Corcovado
Blues Etude
Autumn Leaves
Here's That Rainy Day
Sweet Georgia Brown
Satin Doll
Mirage
Hogtown Blues

Oscar Peterson - History Of An Artist  (Pablo 2625-702)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Irving Ashby (guitar -1,2) Barney Kessel (guitar -3) Herb Ellis (guitar -4,5) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, December 27, 1972
1.You Can Depend On Me
2.This Is Where It's At
3.Okie Blues
4.I Want To Be Happy
5.Texas Blues
Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, December 29, 1972
R.B. Blues
I Wished On The Moon
Oscar Peterson (piano) George Mraz (bass -1/3) Louis Hayes (drums -1/3)
NYC, July 14, 1973
1.Gay's Blues
2.The Good Life
3.Richard's Round
4.Lady Of The Lavender Mist
Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
NYC, May 14, 1974
In A Sentimental Mood
Greasy Blues (For Count Basie)
Sweety Blues (For Harry Edison)
Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
NYC, May 25, 1974
Mainstem
Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Swampfire
** also issued on Pablo 2PACD 2625-702-2.

Oscar Peterson - History Of An Artist, Vol. 2  (Pablo 2310-895)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar -1,3) Herb Ellis (guitar -2) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, December 27, 1972
1.Wes' Tune
2.When Your Lover Has Gone
3.Ma! (He's Making Eyes At Me)
4.Tenderly
Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass)
"London House", Chicago, IL, May 16-19, 1973
Reunion Blues
Oscar Peterson (piano) George Mraz (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
NYC, February 14, 1974
Old Folks
Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
NYC, May 14, 1974
Five O'Clock Whistle

1973

Oscar Peterson - Stephane Grappelli, Vol. 1  (America (F) 30 AM 6129)

Stephane Grappelli (violin) Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Paris, France, February 22 & 23, 1973
Them There Eyes
Flamingo
Makin' Whoopee
Looking At You
Walking My Baby Back Home
My One And Only Love
Thou Swell

Oscar Peterson - Stephane Grappelli, Vol. 2  (America (F) 30 AM 6131)

Stephane Grappelli (violin) Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums): same session
Paris, France, February 22 & 23, 1973
I Won't Dance
The Folk Who Live On The Hill
Autumn Leaves
My Heart Stood Still
Blues For Musidisc
If I Had You

Oscar Peterson/Joe Pass/Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen - The Trio  (Pablo 2310-701)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass)
"London House", Chicago, IL, May 16-19, 1973
Blues Etude
Chicago Blues
Easy Listening Blues
Come Sunday
Secret Love
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 992-2.

Oscar Peterson - The Good Life  (Pablo Live 2308-241)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass): same personnel
"London House", Chicago, IL, May, 1973?
Wheatland
Wave
For Count
The Good Life
On A Clear Day
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 627, OJCCD 627-2.

1974

Oscar Peterson - Terry's Tune  (Pablo (J) MTF 1008)

Oscar Peterson (piano)
Tokyo, Japan, January 15, 1974
Secret Love
My Foolish Heart / In A Sentimental Mood
If I Had You / What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life
Love Is A Simple Thing
Too Marvelous For Words
This Is My Night To Dream
I Wished On A Moon
Terry's Tune
I Love You

Count Basie - Basie And Friends  (Pablo 2310-925)

Count Basie, Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Vancouver, Canada, July 26, 1974
Easy Does It
Count Basie, Oscar Peterson (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Jake Hanna (drums)
"Lucerna Hall", Prague, Czechoslovakia, October 28, 1974
Royal Garden Blues
Oscar Peterson (piano) Count Basie (piano, organ) Freddie Green (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 2, 1974
She's Funny That Way
** also issued on Pablo PACD 2310-925-2.

Oscar Peterson In Russia  (Pablo 2625-711)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass -5/16) Jake Hanna (drums -9/16)
live in Tallinn, November 17, 1974
1.I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)
2.I Concentrate On You
3.Place St. Henri
4.Hogtown Blues
5.On Green Dolphin Street
6.You Stepped Out Of A Dream
7.Wave
8.On The Trail
9.Take The "A" Train
10.Summertime
11.Just Friends
12.Do You Know What It Means To Miss New Orleans
13.Medley: I Loves You, Porgy / Georgia On My Mind
14.Li'l Darlin'
15.Watch What Happens
16.Hallelujah Trail
17.Someone To Watch Over Me

Oscar Peterson And Dizzy Gillespie  (Pablo 2310-740)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano)
London, England, November 28 & 29, 1974
Caravan
Mozambique
Autumn Leaves
Close Your Eyes
Blues For Bird
Dizzy Atmosphere
Alone Together
Con Alma

Oscar Peterson And The Trumpet Kings - Jousts  (Pablo 2310-817)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano): same session
London, England, November 28 & 29, 1974
Stella By Starlight
There Is No Greater Love
Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano)
Los Angeles, CA, December 8, 1974
Crazy Rhythm
Summertime
Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Oscar Peterson (piano)
Los Angeles, CA, May 18, 1975
Danish Pastry
Trust In Me
Jon Faddis (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano)
NYC, June 5, 1975
Satin Doll
Oakland Blues
Makin' Whoopee
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 857-2.

Count Basie Encounters Oscar Peterson - Satch And Josh  (Pablo 2310-722)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Count Basie (piano, organ) Freddie Green (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 2, 1974
Buns Blues
These Foolish Things
R.B.
Burning
Exactly Like You
Jumpin' At The Woodside
Louie B.
Lester Leaps In
Big Stockings
S&J Blues
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 959-2.

Oscar Peterson/Joe Pass/Ray Brown - The Giants  (Pablo 2310-796)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
MGM Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, December 7, 1974
Riff Blues
Who Cares
Jobim
Blues For Dennis
Sunny
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
Caravan
Eyes Of Love
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 858-2.

Oscar Peterson And Roy Eldridge  (Pablo 2310-739)

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano)
Los Angeles, CA, December 8, 1974
Little Jazz
She's Funny That Way
The Way You Look Tonight
Sunday
Bad Hat Blues
Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
Blues For Chu
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 727-2.

Oscar Peterson And Harry Edison  (Pablo 2310-741)

Harry Edison (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano)
Los Angeles, CA, December 21, 1974
Easy Living
Days Of Wine And Roses
Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You
Basie
Mean To Me
Signify
Willow Weep For Me
The Man I Love
You Go To My Head
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 738-2.

1975 (age 50)

Oscar Peterson Et Joe Pass A Salle Pleyel  (Pablo 2625-705)

Oscar Peterson (piano -1/6,10/15) Joe Pass (guitar -7/15)
"Salle Pleyel", Paris, France, March 17, 1975
1.Gotta Right To Sing The Blues
2.Mirage
3.Tenderly
4.(Back Home Again In) Indiana
5.It Never Entered My Mind
6.Ellingtonia: Take The "A" Train / In A Sentimental Mood / Satin Doll / Lady Of The Lavender Mist / Things Ain't What They Used To Be / Sweet Georgia Brown / Darn That Dream
7.Medley: The Summer Knows (Theme From The Summer Of 42) / What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life
8.Everything I Love
9.It's All Right With Me
10.Stella By Starlight
11.Just You, Just Me
12.If
13.Honeysuckle Rose
14.Blues For Bise
15.Pleyel Bis

Oscar Peterson And Clark Terry  (Pablo 2310-742)

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Oscar Peterson (piano)
Los Angeles, CA, May 18, 1975
On A Slow Boat To China
But Beautiful
Shaw 'Nuff
Satin Doll
Chops
Makin' Whoopee
No Flugel Blues
Mack The Knife
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 806-2.

Ella Fitzgerald/Oscar Peterson - Ella And Oscar  (Pablo 2310-759)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass -6/9) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
Cherokee Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, May 19, 1975
1.Mean To Me
2.How Long Has This Been Going On
3.When Your Lover Has Gone
4.More Than You Know
5.There's A Lull In My Life
6.Midnight Sun
7.I Hear Music
8.Street Of Dreams
9.April In Paris
** also issued on Pablo PACD 2310-759-2.

Roy Eldridge/Oscar Peterson/Dizzy Gillespie - Jazz Maturity... Where It's Coming From  (Pablo 2310-816)

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
NYC, June 3, 1975
Quasi-Boogaloo
Take The "A" Train
I Cried For You (Now It's Your Turn To Cry Over Me)
Drebirks
When It's Sleepy Time Down South
Indiana
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 807-2.

Roy Eldridge - Happy Time  (Pablo 2310-746)

Roy Eldridge (trumpet, vocals) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Eddie Locke (drums)
NYC, June 4, 1975
Sweethearts On Parade
Willow Weep For Me
Makin' Whoopee
Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You
All Of Me
I Want A Little Girl
On The Sunny Side Of The Street
I Can't Get Started
Stormy Monday
Let Me Off Uptown
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 628, OJCCD 628-2.

Oscar Peterson And Jon Faddis  (Pablo 2310-743)

Jon Faddis (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano)
NYC, June 5, 1975
Things Ain't What They Used To Be
Autumn Leaves
Take The "A" Train
Blues For Birks
Summertime
Lester Leaps In
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1036-2.

Zoot Sims And The Gershwin Brothers  (Pablo 2310-744)

Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) George Mraz (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
NYC, June 6, 1975
The Man I Love
How Long Has This Been Going On
Oh, Lady Be Good
I've Got A Crush On You
I Got Rhythm
Embraceable You
'S Wonderful
Someone To Watch Over Me
Isn't It A Pity
Summertime
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 444, OJCCD 444-2.

Zoot Sims And The Gershwin Brothers  (Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 444-2)

Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) George Mraz (bass) Grady Tate (drums): same session
NYC, June 6, 1975
They Can't Take That Away From Me
** reissue of Pablo 2310-744 + 1 bonus track.

The Oscar Peterson Big 6 At The Montreux Jazz Festival 1975  (Pablo 2310-747)

Toots Thielemans (harmonica, guitar) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 16, 1975
Au Privave
Here's That Rainy Day
Poor Butterfly
Reunion Blues
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 931-2.

Various Artists - The Montreux Collection 1975  (Pablo 2625-707)

Toots Thielemans (harmonica, guitar) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Bellson (drums): same session
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 16, 1975
Woody'n You
Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie, Clark Terry (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Lullaby Of The Leaves
Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 17, 1975
Slow Death
Cubano Chant

Roy Eldridge/Dizzy Gillespie/Clark Terry - The Trumpet Kings At Montreux '75  (Pablo 2310-754)

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie, Clark Terry (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 16, 1975
Montreux Blues
(There Is) No Greater Love
On The Alamo
Blues For Norman
Indiana
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 445, OJCCD 445-2.

The Milt Jackson Big 4 At The Montreux Jazz Festival 1975  (Pablo 2310-753)

Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 17, 1975
Funji Mama
Everything Must Change
Speed Ball
Nature Boy
Stella By Starlight
Like Someone In Love
Night Mist Blues
Mack The Knife
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 884-2.

Zoot Sims/Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis/Oscar Peterson - The Tenor Giants Featuring Oscar Peterson  (Pablo PACD 2310-969-2)

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
NYC, October, 1975
The Man I Love
My Old Flame
Don't Worry 'Bout Me
There Will Never Be Another You
(I Don't Stand) A Ghost Of A Chance
Tangerine
Out Of Nowhere
Groovin' High

1976

Oscar Peterson/Joe Pass - Porgy And Bess  (Pablo 2310-779)

Oscar Peterson (clavichord) Joe Pass (guitar)
RCA Studios, Los Angeles, CA, January 26, 1976
Summertime
Bess, You Is My Woman Now
My Man's Gone Now
It Ain't Necessarily So
I Loves You, Porgy
I Got Plenty O' Nuttin'
Oh Bess, Oh Where's My Bess
They Pass By Singin'
There's A Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon For New York
Strawberry Woman
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 829-2.

1977

Roy Eldridge 4 - Montreux '77  (Pablo Live 2308-203)

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 13, 1977
Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
Gofor
I Surrender, Dear
Joie De Roy
Perdido
Bye Bye Blackbird
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 373, OJCCD 373-2.

Oscar Peterson Jam - Montreux '77  (Pablo Live 2308-208)

Dizzy Gillespie, Clark Terry (trumpet) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 14, 1977
Ali And Frazier
If I Were A Bell
Things Ain't What They Used To Be
Just In Time
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 378, OJCCD 378-2.

Oscar Peterson Jam - Montreux '77  (Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 378-2)

Dizzy Gillespie, Clark Terry (trumpet) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Bobby Durham (drums): same session
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 14, 1977
Bye Bye Blues
** reissue of Pablo Live 2308-208 + 1 bonus track.

Various Artists - The Jam Sessions: Montreux '77  (Pablo Live 2620-105)

Dizzy Gillespie, Clark Terry (trumpet) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Bobby Durham (drums): same session
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 14, 1977
Perdido
Mack The Knife
Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Ronnie Scott (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 15, 1977
Donna Lee
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 385, OJCCD 385-2.

The Pablo All-Stars Jam - Montreux '77  (Pablo Live 2308-210)

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Ronnie Scott (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Bobby Durham (drums): same personnel
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 14, 1977
Cote D'Azur
Pennies From Heaven
Samba De Orfeu
God Bless The Child
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 380, OJCCD 380-2.

The Pablo All-Stars Jam - Montreux '77  (Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 380-2)

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Ronnie Scott (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Bobby Durham (drums): same personnel
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 15, 1977
Sweethearts On Parade
** reissue of Pablo Live 2308-210 + 1 bonus track.

Oscar Peterson And The Bassists - Montreux '77  (Pablo Live 2308-213)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown, Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 15, 1977
There Is No Greater Love
You Look Good To Me
People
Reunion Blues
Teach Me Tonight
Sweet Georgia Brown
Soft Winds
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 383, OJCCD 383-2.

Eddie 'Lockjaw' Davis 4 - Montreux '77  (Pablo Live 2308-214)

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Jimmie Smith (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 15, 1977
This Can't Be Love
I Wished On The Moon
The Breeze And I
Angel Eyes
Telegraph
Land Of Dreams
Blue Lou
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 384, OJCCD 384-2.

Count Basie/Oscar Peterson - Satch And Josh... Again  (Pablo 2310-802)

Count Basie, Oscar Peterson (piano, electric piano) John Heard (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Group IV Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA, September 20, 1977
Roots
Your Red Wagon
Home Run
Sweethearts On Parade
Lil' Darlin'
The Time Is Right
Cherry
Lester Leaps In
She's Funny That Way
Lady Fitz
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 960-2.

1978

Count Basie/Oscar Peterson - Night Rider  (Pablo 2310-843)

Count Basie (piano, organ) Oscar Peterson (piano, electric piano) John Heard (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Hollywood, CA, February 21 & 22, 1978
Night Rider
Memories Of You
9:20 Special
Sweet Lorraine
It's A Wonderful World
Blues For Pamela
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 688-2.

Count Basie Meets Oscar Peterson - The Timekeepers  (Pablo 2310-896)

Count Basie (piano, organ) Oscar Peterson (piano, electric piano) John Heard (bass) Louis Bellson (drums): same session
Hollywood, CA, February 21 & 22, 1978
I'm Confessin' (That I Love You)
Soft Winds
Rent Party
Indiana
Hey, Raymond
After You've Gone
That's The One
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 790-2.

Count Basie/Oscar Peterson - Yessir, That's My Baby  (Pablo 2310-923)

Count Basie (piano, organ) Oscar Peterson (piano, electric piano) John Heard (bass) Louis Bellson (drums): same personnel
Hollywood, CA, February 21, 1978
Blues For Roy
Teach Me Tonight
Joe Turner
Blues For C.T.
Yes Sir, That's My Baby
Tea For Two
After You've Gone
Poor Butterfly
** also issued on Pablo PACD 2310-923-2.

Sarah Vaughan - How Long Has This Been Going On  (Pablo 2310-821)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums) Sarah Vaughan (vocals)
Hollywood, CA, April 25, 1978
I've Got The World On A String
Midnight Sun
How Long Has This Been Going On
You're Blase
Easy Living
More Than You Know
My Old Flame
Teach Me Tonight
Body And Soul
When Your Lover Has Gone
** also issued on Pablo PACD 2310-821-2.

Sarah Vaughan - Linger Awhile (Live At Newport And More)  (Pablo Today 2312-144)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums) Sarah Vaughan (vocals): same session
Hollywood, CA, April 25, 1978
Teach Me Tonight (alt. take)
** also issued on Pablo Today PACD 2312-144-2.

Oscar Peterson - The Paris Concert  (Pablo Live 2620-112)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass)
"Salle Pleyel", Paris, France, October 5, 1978
Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone
Who Can I Turn To
Benny's Bugle
Soft Winds
Goodbye
Place St. Henri
Medley: Manha De Carnaval / If
Ornithology
Blue Lou
How Long Has This Been Going On
Gentle Tears
Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be)
Samba De Orfeu
Donna Lee
Sweet Georgia Brown

Oscar Peterson - The London Concert  (Pablo Live 2620-111)

Oscar Peterson (piano) John Heard (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
"Royal Festival Hall", London, England, October 21, 1978
It's A Wonderful World
People
Ain't Misbehavin'
Jitterbug Waltz
Pennies From Heaven
I Get Along Without You Very Well
Sweet Georgia Brown
Falling In Love With Love
Hogtown Blues
Emily
Satin Doll
Duke Ellington Medley: I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good) / Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me / C Jam Blues / Lush Life / Take The "A" Train / Caravan
Cute

1979

Oscar Peterson - Original Score From The Silent Partner  (Pablo Today 2312-103)

Clark Terry (trumpet) Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) John Heard (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
RCA Studios, NYC, March 14, 1979
Theme For Celine
The Happy Hour
Party Time U.S.A.
First Reprise On Theme For Celine
Elliot (The Silent Partner)
Theme For Susannah
Blues For Chris (The Fox)
Second Reprise On Theme For Celine

Clark Terry - Ain't Misbehavin'  (Pablo Today 2312-105)

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn, vocals) Chris Woods (alto saxophone, flute) Oscar Peterson (piano) Victor Sproles (bass) Billy Hart (drums) Johnny Hartman (vocals)
NYC, March 15 & 16, 1979
Jitterbug Waltz
Your Feet's Too Big
Mean To Me
Honeysuckle Rose
It's A Sin To Tell A Lie
Ain't Misbehavin'
Squeeze Me
Handful Of Keys
I Can't Give You Anything But Love
Black And Blue

Oscar Peterson - Night Child  (Pablo Today 2312-108)

Oscar Peterson (piano, electric piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Sounds Interchange Studios, Toronto, Canada, April 11 & 12, 1979
Solar Winds
Dancin' Feet
Soliloquy (Blues For Dr. John)
Night Child
Charlie
Teenager
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1030-2.

Oscar Peterson/Stephane Grappelli/Joe Pass/Mickey Roker/Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen - Skol  (Pablo Live 2308-232)

Stephane Grappelli (violin) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
"Tivoli Gardens", Copenhagen, Denmark, July 6, 1979
Nuages
How 'Bout You
Someone To Watch Over Me
Makin' Whoopee
That's All
Skol Blues
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 496, OJCCD 496-2.

Oscar Peterson - Digital At Montreux  (Pablo Live 2308-224)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 16, 1979
Old Folks
Soft Winds
(Back Home Again In) Indiana
That's All
Younger Than Springtime
Ellington Medley: Caravan / Rockin' In Rhythm / C Jam Blues / Solitude / Satin Doll / Caravan (reprise)
On The Trail

1980

Oscar Peterson - The Personal Touch  (Pablo Today 2312-135)

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Ed Bickert (guitar -1,2,5/7,9,12) Peter Leitch (guitar -3,4,8,10,11) Dave Young (bass) Jerry Fuller (drums)
McClear Studios and Manta Sounds Studios, Toronto, Canada, January 28 & 29, February 19, 1980
1.Some Of These Days
2.I'll Never Smile Again
3.The Waltz I Blew For Yew
4.Swinging Shepherd Blues
5.The Wheels Of Life
6.Spinning Wheel
7.Summer's Going
8.The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
9.You Needed Me
10.Theme For Celine
11.Sweethearts On Parade
12.Sometimes When We Touch
13.The Personal Touch

Dizzy Gillespie - The Trumpet Summit Meets The Oscar Peterson Big 4  (Pablo Today 2312-114)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Freddie Hubbard, Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
Group IV Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA, March 10, 1980
Daahoud
Chicken Wings
Just Friends
The Champ
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 603, OJCCD 603-2.

Dizzy Gillespie/Freddie Hubbard/Clark Terry/Oscar Peterson - The Alternate Blues  (Pablo Today 2312-136)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Freddie Hubbard, Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Bobby Durham (drums): same session
Group IV Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA, March 10, 1980
Alternate Blues: Alternate One
Alternate Blues: Alternate Two
Alternate Blues: Alternate Three
Alternate Blues: Alternate Four
Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
Ballad Medley: Here's That Rainy Day / Gypsy / If I Should Lose You
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 744-2.

Oscar Peterson - Live At The Northsea Jazz Festival, The Hague, Holland 1980  (Pablo Live 2620-115)

Toots Thielemans (harmonica) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass)
"North Sea Jazz Festival", The Hague, Holland, July 13, 1980
Caravan
Straight, No Chaser
There Is No You
Like Someone In Love
You Stepped Out Of A Dream
City Lights
I'm Old Fashioned
A Time For Love
Bluesology
Goodbye
(There Is) No Greater Love

1981

Oscar Peterson - A Royal Wedding Suite  (Pablo Today 2312-129)

Oscar Peterson (piano, electric piano) unidentified orchestra, Rick Wilkins (arranger, conductor)
McClear Studios, Toronto, Canada & De Lane Music Center, London, England, April 15, 24 & 25, 1981
Announcement
London Gets Ready
When Summer Comes
It's On
Heraldry
Royal Honeymoon
Jubilation
Lady Di's Waltz
Let The World Sing
The Empty Cathedral
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 973-2.

Oscar Peterson - Nigerian Marketplace  (Pablo Live 2308-231)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Terry Clarke (drums)
Mountain Recording Studios, Montreux, Switzerland, July 16, 1981
Nigerian Marketplace
Au Privave
Nancy (With The Laughing Face)
Medley: Misty / Waltz For Debby
Cakewalk
You Look Good To Me

Milt Jackson/Oscar Peterson/Ray Brown/Grady Tate - Ain't But A Few Of Us Left  (Pablo 2310-873)

Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
NYC, November 30, 1981
Ain't But A Few Of Us Left
Stuffy
A Time For Love
Body And Soul
If I Should Lose You
What Am I Here For
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 785-2.

1982

The Oscar Peterson Big 4 In Japan '82 - Freedom Songbook  (Pablo Live 2640-101)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Martin Drew (drums)
"Shinjuku Koseinenkin Kaikan", "Shibuya Public Hall", Tokyo, Japan, February 20 & 21, 1982
'Round Midnight
Medley: Watch What Happens / Waltz For Debby
Easy Living
Move
Medley: Hymn To Freedom / The Fallen Warrior
Sweet Lorraine
You Look Good To Me
Now's The Time
Future Child
Mississauga Rattler
Nigerian Marketplace
Medley: Emily / Tenderly
Night Child
The Cakewalk

Freddie Hubbard/Oscar Peterson - Face To Face  (Pablo 2310-876)

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Martin Drew (drums)
Hollywood, CA, May 24, 1982
All Blues
Thermo
Weaver Of Dreams
Portrait Of Jennie
Tippin'
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 937-2.

1983

Oscar Peterson/Milt Jackson - Two Of The Few  (Pablo 2310-881)

Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano)
NYC, January 20, 1983
Oh, Lady Be Good
If I Had You
Limehouse Blues
Mister Basie
Reunion Blues
More Than You Know
Just You, Just Me
Here's Two Of The Few
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 689-2.

Jazz At The Philharmonic - Yoyogi National Stadium, Tokyo 1983: Return To Happiness  (Pablo Live 2620-117)

Harry Edison, Clark Terry (trumpet) Al Grey, J.J. Johnson (trombone) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
"Yoyogi National Stadium", Tokyo, Japan, October 28, 1983
Sunday
Undecided
Spotlite
Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Martin Drew (drums)
Peace
Shining Hour
Mississauga Rattler
Alice In Wonderland
City Lights
Blues
Harry Edison, Clark Terry (trumpet) Al Grey, J.J. Johnson (trombone) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Bellson (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
Flying Home
** also issued on Pablo Live 2PACD 2620-117-2.

Oscar Peterson - A Tribute To My Friends  (Pablo 2310-902)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Martin Drew (drums)
NYC, November 8, 1983
Blueberry Hill
Sometimes I'm Happy
Stuffy
Birks' Works
Cottontail
Lover Man
A Tisket, A Tasket
Rockin' Chair
Now's The Time
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 908-2.

Oscar Peterson - If You Could See Me Now  (Pablo 2310-918)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Martin Drew (drums): same personnel
RCA Studios, NYC, November 9, 1983
Weird Blues
If I Should Lose You
On Danish Shore
L'Impossible
If You Could See Me Now
Limehouse Blues

1985 (age 60)

Buddy DeFranco Meets The Oscar Peterson Quartet - Hark  (Pablo 2310-915)

Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Martin Drew (drums)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, April 30, 1985
All Too Soon
Summer Me, Winter Me
Llovisna (Light Rain)
By Myself
Joy Spring
This Is All I Ask
Hark
Why Am I
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 867-2.

1986

Oscar Peterson Live!  (Pablo 2310-940)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) David Young (bass) Martin Drew (drums)
"Westwood Playhouse", Los Angeles, CA, November 12 & 14, 1986
The Bach Suite: Allegro / Andante / Bach's Blues
City Lights
Medley: Perdido / Caravan
** also issued on Pablo PACD 2310-940-2.

Oscar Peterson Live!  (Pablo PACD 2310-940-2)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) David Young (bass) Martin Drew (drums): same session
"Westwood Playhouse", Los Angeles, CA, November 12 & 14, 1986
If You Only Knew
** reissue of Pablo 2310-940 + 1 bonus track.

Oscar Peterson - Time After Time  (Pablo 2310-947)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) David Young (bass) Martin Drew (drums): same session
"Westwood Playhouse", Los Angeles, CA, November 12 & 14, 1986
Cool Walk
Love Ballade
Soft Winds
Medley: Who Can I Turn To / Without A Song / Time After Time
On The Trail
** also issued on Pablo PACD 2310-947-2.

Oscar Peterson + Harry Edison + Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson  (Pablo 2310-927)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Dave Young (bass) Martin Drew (drums)
"Westwood Playhouse", Los Angeles, CA, November 12, 1986
Stuffy
This One's For Jaws
Everything Happens To Me
Broadway
Slooow Drag
What's New
Satin Doll

Benny Carter Meets Oscar Peterson  (Pablo 2310-926)

Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Dave Young (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Martin Drew (drums)
Ocean Way Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA, November 14, 1986
Just Friends
Sweet Lorraine
Baubles, Bangles And Beads
It's A Wonderful World
If I Had You
Whispering
Some Kind Of Blues
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 870-2.

1990

The Legendary Oscar Peterson Trio Encore At The Blue Note  (Telarc CD-83356)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
"Blue Note", NYC, March 16-18, 1990
Falling In Love With Love
Here's That Rainy Day
Medley: Goodbye, Old Girl / He Has Gone
Gentle Waltz
Billie's Bounce
The More I See You
I Wish On The Moon
Cool Walk

The Legendary Oscar Peterson Trio Live At The Blue Note  (Telarc CD-83304)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Bobby Durham (drums): same personnel
"Blue Note", NYC, March 16, 1990
Introductions
Honeysuckle Rose
Let There Be Love
Peace For South Africa
Sushi
Medley: I Remember You / A Child Is Born / Tenderly
Sweet Georgia Brown
Blues For Big Scotia

The Legendary Oscar Peterson Trio Saturday Night At The Blue Note  (Telarc CD-83306)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Bobby Durham (drums): same personnel
"Blue Note", NYC, March 17, 1990
Kelly's Blues
Nighttime
Medley: Love Ballade / If You Only Knew
You Look Good To Me
Old Folks
Reunion Blues
Song To Elitha

The Legendary Oscar Peterson Trio Last Call At The Blue Note  (Telarc CD-83314)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Bobby Durham (drums): same personnel
"Blue Note", NYC, March 18, 1990
Jim
Yours Is My Heart Alone
Medley: It Never Entered My Mind / Body And Soul
Wheatland
Medley: Our Waltz / Adagio / Bach's Blues
March Past
Blues Etude

1994

Oscar Peterson/Itzhak Perlman - Side By Side  (Telarc CD-83341)

Itzhak Perlman (violin) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
Master Sound Astoria, Astoria, Queens, NY, April 11-13, 1994
Blue Skies
I Loves You, Porgy
Dark Eyes
Mack The Knife
Why Think About Tomorrow
Georgia On My Mind
Yours Is My Heart Alone
Stormy Weather
Night Time
Misty
On The Trail
Makin' Whoopee

Ray Brown - Some Of My Best Friends Are... ...The Piano Players  (Telarc CD-83373)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Lewis Nash (drums)
Toronto, Canada, November 18, 1994
St. Tropez
How Come You Do Me

1995 (age 70)

Oscar Peterson/Benny Carter/Clark Terry/Ray Brown - The More I See You  (Telarc CD-83370)

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Benny Carter (alto saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Lorne Lofsky (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Lewis Nash (drums)
Toronto, Canada, January 15 & 16, 1995
In A Mellow Tone
Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You
On The Trail
When My Dreamboat Comes Home
Ron's Blues
For All We Know
Blues For Lisa
Squatty Roo
The More I See You

An Oscar Peterson Christmas  (Telarc CD-83372)

Jack Schantz (flugelhorn) Dave Samuels (vibraphone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Lorne Lofsky (guitar) Dave Young (bass) Jerry Fuller (drums) unidentified orchestra, Rick Wilkins (arranger, conductor)
January 15-16, May 23-24, June 23, July 30, 1995
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentleman
What Child Is This
Let It Snow
White Christmas
Jingle Bells
I'll Be Home For Christmas
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
O Little Town Of Bethlehem
Christmas Waltz
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
Silent Night
Winter Wonderland
Away In A Manger
O Christmas Tree

1996

Oscar Peterson Meets Roy Hargrove And Ralph Moore  (Telarc CD-83399)

Roy Hargrove (trumpet) Ralph Moore (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Lewis Nash (drums)
June 11 & 12, 1996
Tin Tin Deo
Rob Roy
Blues For Stephane
My Foolish Heart
Cool Walk
Ecstasy
Just Friends
Truffles
She Has Gone
North York

Oscar Peterson - Oscar In Paris  (Telarc 2CD-83414)

Oscar Peterson (piano) and others
"Salle Pleyel", Paris, France, June 25, 1996
Falling In Love With Love
Nighttime
Tranquille
Smudge
Love Ballade
Sushi
same session
Kelly's Blues
She Has Gone
You Look Good To Me
Peace
Sweet Georgia Brown
Here's That Rainy Day / We Will Love Again

A Tribute To Oscar Peterson - Live At The Town Hall  (Telarc CD-83401)

Roy Hargrove (flugelhorn -10) Clark Terry (flugelhorn, vocals -6, trumpet -13) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone -9) Milt Jackson (vibraphone -4,5) Oscar Peterson (piano -1/7,9,10,12,13) Benny Green (piano -2,3) Herb Ellis (guitar -1/7,9,10,12,13) Ray Brown (bass -1/5) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass -6,7,9,10,12,13) Lewis Nash (drums -1/7,9,10,12,13) Shirley Horn (vocals -7, piano, vocals -8) The Manhattan Transfer (vocal quartet -11,12)
"Town Hall", NYC, October 1, 1996
1.Anything Goes
2.Reunion Blues
3.If You Only Knew
4.Bag's Groove
5.Willow Weep For Me
6.Mumbles
7.I Can't Face The Music
8.Here's To Life
9.In A Mellow Tone
10.My Foolish Heart
11.The Duke Of Dubuque
12.(Get Your Kicks On) Route 66
13.Mack The Knife

Others

Oscar Peterson Trio And Buddy DeFranco Quartet 1953 Live  (Jazz Band (E) EBCD 2111-2)

Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Oscar Peterson (piano) and others
"Blue Note Club", Chicago, IL, May, 1953
unknown titles

Oscar Peterson Plays Duke Ellington  (Pablo PACD 2310-966-2)

Dizzy Gillespie, Clark Terry (trumpet) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Sam Jones, Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen, David Young (bass) Martin Drew, Bobby Durham, Louis Hayes (drums) Duke Ellington And His Orchestra
1967-1986
Main Stem
In A Sentimental Mood
Lady Of The Lavender Mist
Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Satin Doll
Cotton Tail
Medley: Perdido / Caravan
I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)
Things Ain't What They Used To Be
Take The "A" Train

Oscar Peterson - The Composer  (Pablo PACD 2310-970-2)

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen, David Young (bass) Louis Bellson, Martin Drew (drums) unidentified orchestra
1974-1986
Jubilation
Lady Di's Waltz
Night Child
L'Impossible
City Lights
The Bach Suite: Allegro
If You Only Knew
Hogtown Blues
Place St. Henri