Oscar Peterson Discography

1945 (age 20)

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Bert Brown (bass) Frank Gariepy (drums)
Montreal, QC, Canada, April 30, 1945
I Got RhythmRCA Masters (Canadian) FXM1 7233
Louise-
My Blue Heaven-
The Sheik Of Araby-
* RCA Masters (Canadian) FXM1 7233   Oscar Peterson - I Got Rhythm

Oscar Peterson Quartet

Oscar Peterson (piano) Armand Samson (guitar) Bert Brown (bass) Roland Verdon (drums)
Montreal, QC, Canada, August 17, 1945
Flying HomeRCA Masters (Canadian) FXM1 7233
The C Jam Blues-
If I Could Be With You One Hour Tonight-
Humoresque-
* RCA Masters (Canadian) FXM1 7233   Oscar Peterson - I Got Rhythm

1946

Oscar Peterson Quartet

Oscar Peterson (piano) Armand Samson (guitar) Bert Brown (bass) Russ Dufort (drums)
Montreal, QC, Canada, April 3, 1946
Blue MoonRCA Masters (Canadian) FXM1 7233
In A Little Spanish Town-
Time Is On My Hands-
China Boy-
* RCA Masters (Canadian) FXM1 7233   Oscar Peterson - I Got Rhythm

Oscar Peterson Quartet

Oscar Peterson (piano) Armand Samson (guitar) Bert Brown (bass) Russ Dufort (drums): same personnel
Montreal, QC, Canada, July 23, 1946
Runnin' WildRCA Masters (Canadian) FXM1 7233
Sweet Lorraine-
Honeydripper-
East Of The Sun (And West Of The Moon)-
* RCA Masters (Canadian) FXM1 7233   Oscar Peterson - I Got Rhythm

1947

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Albert King (bass) Mark "Wilkie" Wilkinson (drums)
Montreal, QC, Canada, April 17, 1947
Back Home Again In IndianaRCA Masters (Canadian) FXM1 7327
Margie-
I Surrender, Dear-
I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You-
* RCA Masters (Canadian) FXM1 7327   Oscar Peterson - Rockin' In Rhythm

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Auston Roberts (bass) Clarence Jones (drums)
Montreal, QC, Canada, December 15, 1947
Oscar's BoogieRCA Masters (Canadian) FXM1 7327
Smiles-
Stairway To The Stars-
Poor Butterfly-
* RCA Masters (Canadian) FXM1 7327   Oscar Peterson - Rockin' In Rhythm

1949

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Auston Roberts (bass) Clarence Jones (drums)
Montreal, QC, Canada, March 1, 1949
Oop-Bop Sh' BamRCA Masters (Canadian) FXM1 7327
Sweet Georgia Brown-
Sleepy Time Gal-
Rockin' In Rhythm-
* RCA Masters (Canadian) FXM1 7327   Oscar Peterson - Rockin' In Rhythm

Oscar Peterson Duo At JATP

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 18, 1949
I Only Have Eyes For YouMercury MGC 107; Verve B0012950-02
Fine And Dandy-
Carnegie Blues-
* Verve B0012950-02   Oscar Peterson - Debut: The Clef/Mercury Duo Recordings 1949-1951
* Mercury MGC 107; Clef MGC 107   Oscar Peterson At Carnegie

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ben Johnson (guitar) Auston Roberts (bass)
Montreal, QC, Canada, November 14, 1949
Fine And DandyRCA Masters (Canadian) FXM1 7327
My Heart Stood Still-
Somebody Loves Me-
At Sundown-
* RCA Masters (Canadian) FXM1 7327   Oscar Peterson - Rockin' In Rhythm

1950

Oscar Peterson Duo

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass)
NYC, March, 1950
374-3DebutMercury 8917, MGC 110; Clef MGC 696; Verve MGV 8320, B0012950-02
375-1They Didn't Believe MeMercury 8921, MG 25024; Clef MGC 696; Verve B0012950-02
376-3Lover Come Back To Me-
377-1Where Or WhenMercury 8922, MG 25024; Clef MGC 696; Verve B0012950-02
378-3Three O'Clock In The MorningMercury 8923, MG 25024; Clef MGC 696; Verve B0012950-02
379-1All The Things You Are-
380-1Oscar's BluesMercury 8922, MG 25024; Clef MGC 696; Verve B0012950-02
381-3TenderlyMercury 8917, MGC 110; Clef MGC 696; Verve MGV 8194, B0012950-02
* Clef MGC 696; Verve MGV 2046   Music By Oscar Peterson - Tenderly
= Verve MGV 8080   Music By Oscar Peterson - Tenderly (not released)
* Verve MGV 8320   Various Artists - Down Beat's Hall Of Fame, Vol. 1
* Verve MGV 8194   Various Artists - Verve Compendium Of Jazz #1
* Verve B0012950-02   Oscar Peterson - Debut: The Clef/Mercury Duo Recordings 1949-1951
* Mercury MGC 110; Clef MGC 110   Oscar Peterson - Collates
* Mercury MG 25024   Oscar Peterson - Piano Solos (not released?)
= Mercury MGC 106; Clef MGC 106   Oscar Peterson - Piano Solos
* Mercury 8917, 8917x45; Clef 8917, 8917x45   Oscar Peterson - Debut / Tenderly
* Mercury 8921, 8921x45; Clef 8921, 8921x45   Oscar Peterson - They Didn't Believe Me / Lover Come Back To Me
* Mercury 8922, 8922x45; Clef 8922, 8922x45   Oscar Peterson - Where Or When / Oscar's Blues
* Mercury 8923, 8923x45; Clef 8923, 8923x45   Oscar Peterson - Three O'Clock In The Morning / All The Things You Are

Oscar Peterson Duo

Oscar Peterson (piano) Major Holley (bass)
NYC, May 8, 1950
394-1Little White LiesMercury 8926, MGC 110; Clef MGC 696; Verve B0012950-02
395-3In The Middle Of A KissClef MGC 696; Verve B0012950-02
396-4NamelessMercury 8943; Clef MGC 696; Verve B0012950-02
397-1There's A Small HotelVerve B0012950-02
398-1Two Sleepy PeopleClef MGC 696; Verve B0012950-02
399-1Tico TicoClef MGC 697; Verve B0012950-02
400-1Get HappyMercury 8933, MGC 110; Clef MGC 697; Verve B0012950-02
401-2Jumpin' With Symphony Sid-
402-1Smoke Gets In Your EyesClef MGC 697; Verve B0012950-02
403-1Deep PurpleClef MGC 155, MGC 697; Verve B0012950-02
404-1Robbin's NestMercury 8930, MGC 110; Clef MGC 697; Verve B0012950-02
405-1I'll Remember AprilClef MGC 155, MGC 697; Verve B0012950-02
406-2LoverMercury 8926; Verve B0012950-02
406-5-Mercury MGC 110
407-3Exactly Like YouMercury 8930, MGC 110; Clef MGC 697; Verve B0012950-02
408-1I Can't Get StartedClef unissued
409-1Body And Soul-
* Clef MGC 696; Verve MGV 2046   Music By Oscar Peterson - Tenderly
= Verve MGV 8080   Music By Oscar Peterson - Tenderly (not released)
* Clef MGC 697; Verve MGV 2047   Music By Oscar Peterson - Keyboard
= Verve MGV 8081   Music By Oscar Peterson - Keyboard (not released)
* Verve B0012950-02   Oscar Peterson - Debut: The Clef/Mercury Duo Recordings 1949-1951
* Mercury MGC 110; Clef MGC 110   Oscar Peterson - Collates
* Clef MGC 155   Oscar Peterson Plays Pretty #2
* Mercury 8926, 8926x45; Clef 8926, 8926x45   Oscar Peterson - Little White Lies / Lover
* Mercury 8943, 8943x45; Clef 8943, 8943x45   Oscar Peterson - Nameless / How High The Moon
* Mercury 8933, 8933x45; Clef 8933, 8933x45   Oscar Peterson - Get Happy / Jumpin' With Symphony Sid
* Mercury 8930, 8930x45; Clef 8930, 8930x45   Oscar Peterson - Robbin's Nest / Exactly Like You

Oscar Peterson Duo

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass)
NYC, August, 1950
450-1Easy To LoveClef MGC 697; Verve B0012950-02
451-6Air Mail SpecialClef unissued
452-1Taking A Chance On LoveClef MGC 697; Verve B0012950-02
453-1Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin'Clef unissued
454-1Squatty RooMercury 8940, MGC 127; Clef MGC 697; Verve B0012950-02
455-1After AllClef MGC 697; Verve B0012950-02
456-2CaravanClef MGC 698; Verve B0012950-02
457-1Summer Nocturne-
458-1Salute To GarnerMercury 8940, MGC 127; Clef MGC 698; Verve B0012950-02
459-2I Get A Kick Out Of YouMercury 8952, MGC 127; Clef MGC 698; Verve B0012950-02
460-2What's NewMercury 8952, MGC 127; Clef MGC 698; Verve MGV 2032, B0012950-02
461-1Dark EyesMercury MGC 127; Clef MGC 698; Verve B0012950-02
461-3-Clef 89130
462-1What Is ItClef MGC 698; Verve B0012950-02
463-2The Way You Look Tonight-
464-1Soft WindsClef unissued
465-1Minor BluesClef 89139, MGC 698; Verve B0012950-02
466-1Boogie WoogieClef unissued
467-2That's My Weakness NowClef MGC 155
* Clef MGC 697; Verve MGV 2047   Music By Oscar Peterson - Keyboard
= Verve MGV 8081   Music By Oscar Peterson - Keyboard (not released)
* Clef MGC 698; Verve MGV 2048   An Evening With Oscar Peterson
= Verve MGV 8082   An Evening With Oscar Peterson (not released)
* Verve MGV 2032   Various Artists - Potpourri Of Jazz
* Verve B0012950-02   Oscar Peterson - Debut: The Clef/Mercury Duo Recordings 1949-1951
* Mercury MGC 127; Clef MGC 127   Oscar Peterson - Collates #2
* Clef MGC 155   Oscar Peterson Plays Pretty #2
* Mercury 8940, 8940x45; Clef 8940, 8940x45   Oscar Peterson - Squatty Roo / Salute To Garner
* Mercury 8952, 8952x45; Clef 8952, 8952x45   Oscar Peterson - I Get A Kick Out Of You / What's New
* Clef 89130, 89130x45   Oscar Peterson - Dark Eyes / Nuages
* Clef 89139, 89139x45   Oscar Peterson - Minor Blues / Pettiford's Tune

Oscar Peterson Duo At JATP

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 16, 1950
GaiNorgran MGN 3501-2; Verve B0012950-02
Padovani-
Ray's Blues-
Tea For TwoVerve B0012950-02
* Norgran MGN 3501-2, MG JC 1   Norman Granz Jazz Concert
= Verve MGV 8189-2   Various Artists - Midnight Jazz At Carnegie Hall
* Verve B0012950-02   Oscar Peterson - Debut: The Clef/Mercury Duo Recordings 1949-1951

1951

Oscar Peterson Duo

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass)
NYC, January 19, 1951
501-8How High The MoonMercury 8943, MGC 127; Clef MGC 698; Verve B0012950-02
502-6The Nearness Of YouClef MGC 155, MGC 698; Verve B0012950-02
503-5The Lady Is A TrampClef unissued
504-2Fancy Free (Gypsy In My Soul)Clef MGC 695; Verve B0012950-02
505-1On The AlamoClef MGC 155, MGC 695; Verve B0012950-02
506-3Lullaby Of The Leaves-
507-1Laura-
508-2Tea For TwoClef unissued
509-2Dark Eyes-
510-2September In The RainClef MGC 155, MGC 695; Verve B0012950-02
* Clef MGC 698; Verve MGV 2048   An Evening With Oscar Peterson
= Verve MGV 8082   An Evening With Oscar Peterson (not released)
* Clef MGC 695; Verve MGV 2045   Nostalgic Memories By Oscar Peterson
= Verve MGV 8079   Nostalgic Memories By Oscar Peterson (not released)
* Verve B0012950-02   Oscar Peterson - Debut: The Clef/Mercury Duo Recordings 1949-1951
* Mercury MGC 127; Clef MGC 127   Oscar Peterson - Collates #2
* Clef MGC 155   Oscar Peterson Plays Pretty #2
* Mercury 8943, 8943x45; Clef 8943, 8943x45   Oscar Peterson - Nameless / How High The Moon

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, November 25, 1951
631-4Turtle NeckARS G 415; Verve MGV 8341; Mosaic MD7-241
632-8It's Easy To RememberClef 89113, MGC 695; Mosaic MD7-241
633-6PooperClef 89113; Mosaic MD7-241
634-6Love For SaleMercury 8959, MGC 603; Mosaic MD7-241
635-5Until The Real Thing Comes AlongMercury 8959, MGC 127; Clef MGC 695; Mosaic MD7-241
* ARS G 415   Oscar Peterson - An Oscar For Peterson
* Verve MGV 8341   Various Artists - Special College Jazz Album (complimentary record)
* Clef MGC 695; Verve MGV 2045   Nostalgic Memories By Oscar Peterson
= Verve MGV 8079   Nostalgic Memories By Oscar Peterson (not released)
* Mercury MGC 603; Clef MGC 603   Oscar Peterson Plays Cole Porter
* Mosaic MD7-241   The Complete Clef/Mercury Recordings Of Oscar Peterson Trio
* Mercury MGC 127; Clef MGC 127   Oscar Peterson - Collates #2
* Clef 89113, 89113x45   Oscar Peterson - It's Easy To Remember / Pooper
* Mercury 8959, 8959x45; Clef 8959, 8959x45   Oscar Peterson - Love For Sale / Until The Real Thing Comes Along

Oscar Peterson - Auston Roberts Duo

Oscar Peterson (piano) Auston Roberts (bass)
1951
For YouJust A Memory (Canadian) JAS 9501-2
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-
* Just A Memory (Canadian) JAS 9501-2   Oscar Peterson 1951

1952

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Irving Ashby (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, January 26, 1952
692-2You Go To My HeadMercury 89006, MGC 119; Verve MGV 2004; Mosaic MD7-241
693-3They Can't Take That Away From MeMercury 89009, MGC 119; Verve MGV 2004; Mosaic MD7-241
694-3There's A Small HotelMercury 89007, MGC 119; Verve MGV 2004; Mosaic MD7-241
695-2You Turned The Tables On MeMercury 89006, MGC 119; Verve MGV 2004; Mosaic MD7-241
696-1These Foolish ThingsMercury 89008, MGC 119; Clef MGC 695; Verve MGV 2004; Mosaic MD7-241
697-2I Can't Get StartedMercury 89007, MGC 119; Verve MGV 2004; Mosaic MD7-241
698-1Blue MoonMercury 89009, MGC 119; Verve MGV 2004; Mosaic MD7-241
699-2East Of The SunMercury 89008, MGC 119; Verve MGV 2004; Mosaic MD7-241
700-1Funky BluesClef unissued, master no longer exists
* Verve MGV 2004   Pastel Moods By Oscar Peterson
* Clef MGC 695; Verve MGV 2045   Nostalgic Memories By Oscar Peterson
= Verve MGV 8079   Nostalgic Memories By Oscar Peterson (not released)
* Mosaic MD7-241   The Complete Clef/Mercury Recordings Of Oscar Peterson Trio
* Mercury MGC 119; Clef MGC 119; Universal (J) UCCV-9115   Oscar Peterson Plays Pretty
* Mercury 89006, 89006x45; Clef 89006, 89006x45   Oscar Peterson - You Go To My Head / You Turned The Tables On Me
* Mercury 89009, 89009x45; Clef 89009, 89009x45   Oscar Peterson - They Can't Take That Away From Me / Blue Moon
* Mercury 89007, 89007x45; Clef 89007, 89007x45   Oscar Peterson - There's A Small Hotel / I Can't Get Started With You
* Mercury 89008, 89008x45; Clef 89008, 89008x45   Oscar Peterson - These Foolish Things / East Of The Sun

Oscar Peterson Quartet

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums -1/8)
Los Angeles, CA, February 26, 1952
1. 701-1The Astaire BluesMercury MGC 116; Clef MGC 688; Mosaic MD7-241
2. 702-1Tea For TwoARS G 415; Mosaic MD7-241
3. 703-1Slow DownClef MGC 698; Mosaic MD7-241
4. 704-1Oh, Lady Be GoodClef MGC 168, MGC 688; Mosaic MD7-241
5. 705-1Body And SoulClef MGC 168, MGC 688; Norgran MGN 1036; Mosaic MD7-241
6. 706-1Stompin' At The SavoyMercury MGC 116; Clef MGC 688; Verve VSP 13; Mosaic MD7-241
7. 707-2Rough Ridin'Mercury 8976, MGC 127; Verve MGV 2032; Mosaic MD7-241
8. 708-1Just One Of Those ThingsMercury 8999, MGC 603; Mosaic MD7-241
9. 709-3Too Marvelous For WordsVerve MGV 2012; Mosaic MD7-241
10. 710-1But Not For MeMercury 8976, MGC 127; Verve MGV 2012; Mosaic MD7-241
* Clef MGC 688   The Oscar Peterson Quartet, Vol. 1
= Verve MGV 8072   The Oscar Peterson Quartet #1
* ARS G 415   Oscar Peterson - An Oscar For Peterson
* Clef MGC 698; Verve MGV 2048   An Evening With Oscar Peterson
= Verve MGV 8082   An Evening With Oscar Peterson (not released)
* Norgran MGN 1036; Verve MGV 8127   Various Artists - Piano Interpretations
* Verve VSP 13   Various Artists - Piano Modern
* Verve MGV 2032   Various Artists - Potpourri Of Jazz
* Mercury MGC 603; Clef MGC 603   Oscar Peterson Plays Cole Porter
* Verve MGV 2012   The Vocal Styling Of Oscar Peterson - Romance
* Mosaic MD7-241   The Complete Clef/Mercury Recordings Of Oscar Peterson Trio
* Mercury MGC 116; Clef MGC 116; Universal (J) UCCV-9040   The Oscar Peterson Quartet
* Clef MGC 168   The Oscar Peterson Quartet #2
* Mercury MGC 127; Clef MGC 127   Oscar Peterson - Collates #2
* Mercury 8976, 8976x45; Clef 8976, 8976x45   Oscar Peterson - Rough Ridin' / But Not For Me
* Mercury 8999, 8999x45; Clef 8999, 8999x45   Oscar Peterson - Just One Of Those Things / Willow Weep For Me

Charlie Parker With Joe Lippman Orchestra

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 sax) Flip Phillips, Hank Ross (tenor sax) Danny Bank (baritone sax) 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 DayMercury 11096, MGC 609; Verve VE2 2523
757-4Almost Like Being In LoveMercury 11102, MGC 609; Verve VE2 2523
758-1I Can't Get StartedMercury 11096, MGC 609; Verve VE2 2523
759-5 | 62VK453What Is This Thing Called LoveMercury 11102, MGC 609; Verve MGV 8000, PR 2-3, VE2 2523
* Mercury MGC 609; Clef MGC 609   Charlie Parker Big Band
= Clef MGC 725   Charlie Parker - Night And Day
= Verve MGV 8003   The Genius Of Charlie Parker #1 - Night And Day
* Verve VE2 2523   Charlie Parker - The Verve Years 1952-1954
* Verve MGV 8000   The Charlie Parker Story #1
= Verve MGV 8100-3   The Charlie Parker Story
* Verve PR 2-3   Various Artists - Greatest Names In Jazz
* Mercury 11096, 11096x45; Clef 11096, 11096x45   Charlie Parker - Night And Day / I Can't Get Started
* Mercury 11102, 11102x45; Clef 11102, 11102x45   Charlie Parker - Almost Like Being In Love / What Is This Thing Called Love

Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Billie Holiday (vocals)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, March 26, 1952
764-3East Of The SunMercury 89005, MGC 118; Clef MGC 690; Verve VE2 2503
765-1Blue MoonMercury 89004, MGC 118; Clef MGC 690; Verve VE2 2503, 2V6S 8816
766-1You Go To My HeadMercury 89004, MGC 118; Clef MGC 690; Verve VE2 2503, MGV 8338-2, V6 8808
767-2You Turned The Tables On MeMercury MGC 118; Clef MGC 690; Verve VE2 2503
767-5-Mercury 89003
768-1Easy To LoveMercury 89003, MGC 118; Clef MGC 690; Verve VE2 2503, MGV 8338-2, 2V6S 8816
769-3These Foolish ThingsMercury 89002, MGC 118; Clef MGC 690; Verve V 10181, VE2 2503, MGV 8338-2, V6 8808
770-3I Only Have Eyes For YouMercury 89002, MGC 118; Clef MGC 690; Verve VE2 2503, 2V6S 8816
771-1SolitudeMercury 89005, MGC 118; Clef MGC 690; Verve VE2 2503, MGV 8338-2, V6 8808
* Clef MGC 690; Verve MGV 8074   Songs By Billie Holiday - Solitude
* Verve VE2 2503   Billie Holiday - The First Verve Sessions
* Verve 2V6S 8816   The History Of Billie Holiday
* Verve MGV 8338-2   Billie Holiday - The Unforgettable Lady Day
* Verve V6 8808   The Best Of Billie Holiday
* Mercury MGC 118, MGC 118x45; Clef MGC 118; Universal (J) UCCV-9032   Billie Holiday Sings
* Verve V 10181   Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit / These Foolish Things
* Mercury 89005, 89005x45; Clef 89005, 89005x45   Billie Holiday - East Of The Sun / Solitude
* Mercury 89004, 89004x45; Clef 89004, 89004x45   Billie Holiday - Blue Moon / You Go To My Head
* Mercury 89003, 89003x45; Clef 89003, 89003x45   Billie Holiday - You Turned The Tables On Me / Easy To Love
* Mercury 89002, 89002x45; Clef 89002, 89002x45   Billie Holiday - These Foolish Things / I Only Have Eyes For You

Nick Esposito Sextet

Bennie Green (trombone) Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Nick Esposito (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
San Francisco, CA, March, 1952
772-5Empty Ballroom BluesMercury 89010; Verve (J) 70MJ-3234/37
773-8CherryClef 89053; Verve (J) 70MJ-3234/37
774-2San Francisco Blues-
775-5Love Is Just Around The CornerMercury 89010; Verve (J) 70MJ-3234/37
* Verve (J) 70MJ-3234/37   Various Artists - The Verve Collection
* Mercury 89010, 89010x45; Clef 89010, 89010x45   Nick Esposito - Empty Ballroom Blues / Love Is Just Around The Corner
* Clef 89053, 89053x45   Nick Esposito - Cherry / San Francisco Blues

Flip Phillips Sextet

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March, 1952
776-6If I Had YouMercury 8994; Clef MGC 158, MGC 692
777-13CottontailMercury 89022; Clef MGC 158, MGC 692
778-2Blues For The Midgets-
779-2What Is This Thing Called LoveMercury 8994; Clef MGC 158, MGC 692
* Clef MGC 692; Verve MGV 8076   Swinging With Flip Phillips And His Orchestra
* Clef MGC 158   Jumping Moods With Flip Phillips
* Mercury 8994, 8994x45; Clef 8994, 8994x45   Flip Phillips - If I Had You / What Is This Thing Called Love
* Mercury 89022, 89022x45; Clef 89022, 89022x45   Flip Phillips - Cottontail / Blues For The Midgets

Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums) Billie Holiday (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, April, 1952
784-1Everything I Have Is YoursClef MGC 161, MGC 690; Verve MGV 8338-2, VE2 2503
785-4Love For SaleClef MGC 161, MGC 690; Verve 2V6S 8816, VE2 2503
786-4MoonglowClef MGC 161, MGC 690; Verve MGV 8338-2, VE2 2503
787-3TenderlyClef 89064, MGC 144, MGC 690; Verve VE2 2503
788-1If The Moon Turns GreenClef 89108
788-2-Clef MGC 161, MGC 686; Verve MGV 8338-2, VE2 2503
789-2(You Forgot To) RememberClef 89096
789-3-Clef MGC 144, MGC 686; Verve MGV 8338-2, VE2 2503
790-1Autumn In New YorkClef MGC 161, MGC 686; Verve VE2 2503
790-7-Clef 89108
* Clef MGC 690; Verve MGV 8074   Songs By Billie Holiday - Solitude
* Verve MGV 8338-2   Billie Holiday - The Unforgettable Lady Day
* Verve VE2 2503   Billie Holiday - The First Verve Sessions
* Verve 2V6S 8816   The History Of Billie Holiday
* Clef MGC 686; Verve MGV 8027   A Recital By Billie Holiday
* Clef MGC 161; Universal (J) UCCV-9031   Billie Holiday
* Clef MGC 144; Universal (J) UCCV-9119   An Evening With Billie Holiday
* Clef 89064, 89064x45   Billie Holiday - Tenderly / Stormy Weather
* Clef 89108, 89108x45   Billie Holiday - If The Moon Turns Green / Autumn In New York
* Clef 89096, 89096x45   Billie Holiday - (You Forgot To) Remember / I Can't Face The Music

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, May or June, 1952
791-8That Makes A Difference To MeMosaic MD7-241
792-5Autumn In New York-
793-1Little Boy (Pettiford's Tune)Clef 89139; Mosaic MD7-241
794-5You Go To My HeadMosaic MD7-241
795-6Thou SwellClef MGC 624; Mosaic MD7-241
796-3Willow Weep For MeMercury 8999; Clef MGC 694; Mosaic MD7-241
796-4-Mosaic MD7-241
797-1Minor Blues-
* Clef MGC 624   Oscar Peterson Plays Richard Rodgers
* Clef MGC 694; Verve MGV 2044   Recital By Oscar Peterson
= Verve MGV 8078   Recital By Oscar Peterson (not released)
* Mosaic MD7-241   The Complete Clef/Mercury Recordings Of Oscar Peterson Trio
* Clef 89139, 89139x45   Oscar Peterson - Minor Blues / Pettiford's Tune
* Mercury 8999, 8999x45; Clef 8999, 8999x45   Oscar Peterson - Just One Of Those Things / Willow Weep For Me

Count Basie And His Orchestra

Paul Campbell, Wendell Culley, Reunald Jones, Joe Newman (trumpet) Henry Coker, Benny Powell, Jimmy Wilkins (trombone) Marshall Royal (alto sax, clarinet) Ernie Wilkins (alto, tenor sax, arranger) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Paul Quinichette (tenor sax) Charlie Fowlkes (baritone sax) 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 GuestClef MGC 633, MGC 729; Verve V3HB 8850, VE2 2542
* Clef MGC 633   Count Basie - Basie Jazz
* Clef MGC 729; Verve MGV 8108   Count Basie - Basie Rides Again!
* Verve V3HB 8850   Count Basie - Return Engagement
* Verve VE2 2542   Count Basie - Paradise Squat

Count Basie Septet

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Paul Quinichette (tenor sax -1) Oscar Peterson (piano -1, organ -2) Count Basie (organ -1, piano -2) Freddie Green (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
NYC, July 22 & 23, 1952
1. 835-7Blues For The Count And OscarClef MGC 633, MGC 729; Verve V3HB 8850, VE2 2542
2. 838-2Extended BluesClef MGC 633, MGC 706; Verve V3HB 8850, VE2 2542
* Clef MGC 633   Count Basie - Basie Jazz
* Clef MGC 729; Verve MGV 8108   Count Basie - Basie Rides Again!
* Verve V3HB 8850   Count Basie - Return Engagement
* Verve VE2 2542   Count Basie - Paradise Squat
* Clef MGC 706; Verve MGV 8090   Count Basie - The Swinging Count

Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra

Joe Newman (trumpet) Paul Quinichette (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano, organ) Freddie Green (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Gus Johnson (drums) Billie Holiday (vocals)
NYC, July 27, 1952
839-6My ManClef 89089, MGC 144, MGC 686; Verve V6 8808, VE2 2503
840-4Lover Come Back To MeMercury 89037; Clef MGC 144, MGC 686; Verve MGV 8338-2, VE2 2503
841-3Stormy WeatherClef 89064, MGC 144, MGC 686; Verve VE2 2503
842-2YesterdaysMercury 89037; Clef MGC 144, MGC 686, MGC 639; Verve MGV 8338-2, 2V6S 8816, VE2 2503
843-2He's Funny That WayClef MGC 144, MGC 686; Verve MGV 8338-2, V6 8808, VE2 2503
843-6-Clef 89089
844-3I Can't Face The MusicClef 89096, MGC 144, MGC 686; Verve MGV 8338-2, VE2 2503
* Clef MGC 686; Verve MGV 8027   A Recital By Billie Holiday
* Verve V6 8808   The Best Of Billie Holiday
* Verve VE2 2503   Billie Holiday - The First Verve Sessions
* Verve MGV 8338-2   Billie Holiday - The Unforgettable Lady Day
* Clef MGC 639   Various Artists - Our Best
* Verve 2V6S 8816   The History Of Billie Holiday
* Clef MGC 144; Universal (J) UCCV-9119   An Evening With Billie Holiday
* Clef 89089, 89089x45   Billie Holiday - My Man / He's Funny That Way
* Mercury 89037, 89037x45; Clef 89037, 89037x45   Billie Holiday - Lover Come Back To Me / Yesterdays
* Clef 89064, 89064x45   Billie Holiday - Tenderly / Stormy Weather
* Clef 89096, 89096x45   Billie Holiday - (You Forgot To) Remember / I Can't Face The Music

Norman Granz' Jam Session

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Benny Carter, Johnny Hodges, Charlie Parker (alto sax) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, July, 1952
802-2Jam BluesMercury MGC 601; Verve VE2 2508
803-3What Is This Thing Called LoveMercury MGC 602; Verve VE2 2508
804-2Ballad MedleyMercury MGC 601; Verve MGV 8002, VE2 2508
805-2Funky BluesMercury MGC 602; Verve V/V6 8409, V3HB 8840, VE2 2508
* Mercury MGC 601; Clef MGC 4001, MGC 601, MGC 651; Verve MGV 8049   Norman Granz' Jam Session #1
* Verve VE2 2508   Norman Granz' Jam Session - The Charlie Parker Sides
* Mercury MGC 602; Clef MGC 4002, MGC 602, MGC 652; Verve MGV 8050   Norman Granz' Jam Session #2
= Verve V/V6 8486   Various Artists - Funky Blues
* Verve MGV 8002   The Charlie Parker Story #3
= Verve MGV 8100-3   The Charlie Parker Story
* Verve V/V6 8409   The Essential Charlie Parker
* Verve V3HB 8840   Charlie Parker - Return Engagement

Lester Young With Oscar Peterson Trio

Lester Young (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, August 4, 1952
883-2Ad Lib BluesNorgran MGN 5, MGN 1054; Verve V3HB 8849, VE2 2502
884-1Just You, Just MeNorgran MGN 5, MGN 1054; Verve VSP 27, VE2 2502
885-1Tea For TwoNorgran MGN 6, MGN 1054; Verve VE2 2502
886-1IndianaNorgran MGN 6, MGN 1054; Verve V3HB 8849, VE2 2502
887-1These Foolish ThingsNorgran MGN 1005; Verve VE2 2502
888-2I Can't Get StartedMercury 89045; Norgran MGN 5, MGN 1054; Verve V3HB 8849, VE2 2502
889-1StardustNorgran MGN 1005; Verve VE2 2502
890-3(It Takes) Two To TangoClef unissued
891-1On The Sunny Side Of The StreetMercury 89045; Norgran MGN 6, MGN 1054; Verve VE2 2502
892-3Almost Like Being In LoveMercury 89027; Norgran MGN 5, MGN 1054; Verve VE2 2502
893-4I Can't Give You Anything But LoveClef 89100; Norgran MGN 1005; Verve VE2 2502
894-1There'll Never Be Another YouMercury 89027; Norgran MGN 6, MGN 1054; Verve V3HB 8849, VE2 2502
895-2I'm Confessin' (That I Love You)Clef 89100; Norgran MGN 1005; Verve VE2 2502
* Norgran MGN 1054; Verve MGV 8144   Lester Young - The Pres-Ident Plays With The Oscar Peterson Trio
* Verve V3HB 8849   Lester Young - Return Engagement
* Verve VE2 2502   Lester Young/Teddy Wilson/Oscar Peterson - Pres And Teddy And Oscar
* Verve VSP 27   Lester Young - Pres And His Cabinet
* Norgran MGN 1005   Lester Young - The President
= Norgran MGN 1093; Verve MGV 8181   Lester Young - Lester Swings Again
* Norgran MGN 5   Lester Young With The Oscar Peterson Trio #2
* Norgran MGN 6   Lester Young With The Oscar Peterson Trio #1
* Mercury 89045, 89045x45; Clef 89045, 89045x45   Lester Young - On The Sunny Side Of The Street / I Can't Get Started
* Mercury 89027, 89027x45; Clef 89027, 89027x45   Lester Young - Almost Like Being In Love / There'll Never Be Another You
* Clef 89100, 89100x45   Lester Young - I Can't Give You Anything But Love / I'm Confessin' (That I Love You)

Jazz At The Philharmonic

Roy Eldridge, Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Benny Carter (alto sax) Flip Phillips, Lester Young (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 13, 1952
Jam Session BluesMercury MG VOL.15
The Trumpet Battle-
Ballad Medley-
PerdidoMercury MG VOL.15; Verve MGV 8369, VSP 40
CottontailMercury MG VOL.15; Verve 2V6S 8818, MGV 8368, VSP 40
* Mercury MG VOL.15; Clef MG VOL.15   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 15
= Verve MG VOL.8   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 8
* Verve MGV 8369   Gene Krupa/Buddy Rich - The Drum Battle
= Verve V/V6 8484   Gene Krupa/Buddy Rich - The Original Drum Battle
* Verve VSP 40   Buddy Rich At JATP
* Verve 2V6S 8818   Various Artists - We Love You Madly - A Tribute To Duke Ellington
* Verve MGV 8368   The Oscar Peterson Trio At The JATP

Oscar Peterson Trio At JATP

Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 13, 1952
Sweet Georgia BrownMercury MG VOL.15; Verve MGV 8368
Cheek To Cheek-
C Jam BluesMercury MG VOL.15; Verve MGV 8368, VSP 11
62VK202/203Tenderly, Part 1&2Mercury MG VOL.15; Verve VK 101, MGV 8368, VSP 11
Seven Come ElevenMercury MG VOL.15; Verve MGV 8368
* Mercury MG VOL.15; Clef MG VOL.15   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 15
= Verve MG VOL.8   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 8
* Verve MGV 8368   The Oscar Peterson Trio At The JATP
* Verve VSP 11   Oscar Peterson - Stage Right
* Verve VK 101   Oscar Peterson - Tenderly, Part 1&2

Benny Carter Quintet With Joe Glover Orchestra

Benny Carter (alto sax) 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 RomanticMercury 89026; Norgran MGN 21, MGN 1058
872-4Some Other SpringNorgran MGN 21, MGN 1058
873-1These Things You Left Me-
* Norgran MGN 1058; Verve MGV 8148   Benny Carter - Alone Together
* Norgran MGN 21   The Formidable Benny Carter
* Mercury 89026, 89026x45; Clef 89026, 89026x45   Benny Carter - Isn't It Romantic / Key Largo

Benny Carter Quintet

Benny Carter (alto sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, September 18, 1952
874-5Gone With The WindClef MGC 141; Norgran 111, MGN 21, MGN 1058; Verve MGV 8194
875-2I Got It Bad And That Ain't GoodClef MGC 141; Norgran MGN 1058
876-9Long Ago And Far Away-
877-3I've Got The World On A StringClef MGC 141; Norgran 111, MGN 1058
* Norgran MGN 1058; Verve MGV 8148   Benny Carter - Alone Together
* Verve MGV 8194   Various Artists - Verve Compendium Of Jazz #1
* Clef MGC 141   Benny Carter - Cosmopolite
* Norgran MGN 21   The Formidable Benny Carter
* Norgran 111   Benny Carter - Gone With The Wind / I've Got The World On A String

Benny Carter Quintet With Joe Glover Orchestra

Benny Carter (alto sax) 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 19, 1952
878-1'Round MidnightVerve 314 531 637-2
878-3--
878-5-Norgran MGN 21, MGN 1058; Verve VSP 38
879-2Alone TogetherVerve 314 531 637-2
879-3-Norgran MGN 21, MGN 1058
880-2BewitchedVerve 314 531 637-2
880-3--
880-4-Norgran 120, MGN 21, MGN 1058
881-2Cocktails For TwoVerve 314 531 637-2
881-3--
881-5--
881-6-Norgran 120, MGN 21, MGN 1058
882-6Key LargoVerve 314 531 637-2
882-7-Mercury 89026; Norgran MGN 21, MGN 1058
882-?-Verve 314 531 637-2
* Norgran MGN 1058; Verve MGV 8148   Benny Carter - Alone Together
* Verve VSP 38   Various Artists - The Art Of The Ballad #2
* Verve 314 531 637-2   Benny Carter - The Urbane Sessions
* Norgran MGN 21   The Formidable Benny Carter
* Norgran 120   Benny Carter - Bewitched / Cocktails For Two
* Mercury 89026, 89026x45; Clef 89026, 89026x45   Benny Carter - Isn't It Romantic / Key Largo

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, early December, 1952
896-2Pick Yourself UpClef MGC 623; Mosaic MD7-241
897-2Long Ago And Far Away-
898-2Love Walked InMercury MGC 605; Mosaic MD7-241
899-1I Got Rhythm-
900-3A Fine RomanceClef MGC 623; Mosaic MD7-241
901-1A Foggy DayMercury MGC 605; Mosaic MD7-241
902-5Strike Up The Band-
903-2The Man I LoveMercury 89038, MGC 605; Mosaic MD7-241
904-1Let's Do ItClef 89077; Mercury MGC 603; Mosaic MD7-241
905-3It Ain't Necessarily SoMercury 89038, MGC 605; Mosaic MD7-241
906-2I've Got My Love To Keep Me WarmClef 89078; Mercury MGC 604; Mosaic MD7-241
907-1I've Got A Crush On YouMercury MGC 605; Mosaic MD7-241
908-6Night And DayMercury MGC 603; Mosaic MD7-241
909-5Isn't This A Lovely DayMercury 89039, MGC 604; Mosaic MD7-241
910-1What Is This Thing Called LoveMercury 89040, MGC 603; Mosaic MD7-241
911-2Oh, Lady Be GoodClef 89076; Mercury MGC 605; Mosaic MD7-241
912-4'S WonderfulMercury MGC 605; Mosaic MD7-241
913-8Anything GoesMercury MGC 603; Mosaic MD7-241
914-1I've Got You Under My Skin-
915-3Fascinatin' RhythmMercury MGC 605; Mosaic MD7-241
916-8Cheek To CheekClef 89078; Mercury MGC 604; Mosaic MD7-241
917-5I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)Mercury MGC 606; Mosaic MD7-241
918-1In A Mellow Tone-
919-3I Love YouMercury MGC 603; Mosaic MD7-241
920-3Somebody Loves MeMercury MGC 605; Mosaic MD7-241
921-4I Was Doin' AlrightClef 89076; Mercury MGC 605; Mosaic MD7-241
922-2In The Still Of The NightMercury 89040, MGC 603; Mosaic MD7-241
923-3Every Time We Say GoodbyeMercury MGC 603; Mosaic MD7-241
924-1Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin'Mercury MGC 606; Mosaic MD7-241
925-3Begin The BeguineClef 89077; Mercury MGC 603; Mosaic MD7-241
926-3So Near And Yet So FarMercury MGC 603; Mosaic MD7-241
927-3Blue SkiesMercury 89039, MGC 604; Mosaic MD7-241
928-5Take The "A" TrainMercury MGC 606; Mosaic MD7-241
929-2Sophisticated LadyClef 89079; Mercury MGC 606; Mosaic MD7-241
930-4Cottontail-
931-1Prelude To A KissMercury 89041, MGC 606; Mosaic MD7-241
932-1Things Ain't What They Used To BeMercury MGC 606; Mosaic MD7-241
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 WifeMercury 89041, MGC 606; Mosaic MD7-241
937-3AlwaysMercury MGC 604; Mosaic MD7-241
* Clef MGC 623   Oscar Peterson Plays Jerome Kern
* Mercury MGC 605; Clef MGC 605   Oscar Peterson Plays George Gershwin
* Mercury MGC 603; Clef MGC 603   Oscar Peterson Plays Cole Porter
* Mercury MGC 604; Clef MGC 604   Oscar Peterson Plays Irving Berlin
* Mercury MGC 606; Clef MGC 606   Oscar Peterson Plays Duke Ellington
* Mosaic MD7-241   The Complete Clef/Mercury Recordings Of Oscar Peterson Trio
* Mercury 89038, 89038x45; Clef 89038, 89038x45   Oscar Peterson - The Man I Love / It Ain't Necessarily So
* Clef 89077, 89077x45   Oscar Peterson - Let's Do It / Begin The Beguine
* Clef 89078, 89078x45   Oscar Peterson - I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm / Cheek To Cheek
* Mercury 89039, 89039x45; Clef 89039, 89039x45   Oscar Peterson - Isn't This A Lovely Day / Blue Skies
* Mercury 89040, 89040x45; Clef 89040, 89040x45   Oscar Peterson - What Is This Thing Called Love / In The Still Of The Night
* Clef 89076, 89076x45   Oscar Peterson - Oh, Lady Be Good / I Was Doin' Alright
* Clef 89079, 89079x45   Oscar Peterson - Sophisticated Lady / Cottontail
* Mercury 89041, 89041x45; Clef 89041, 89041x45   Oscar Peterson - Prelude To A Kiss / John Hardy's Wife

Benny Carter Quintet

Benny Carter (alto sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, December 4, 1952
938-2Street SceneMercury 89044; Clef MGC 141; Norgran MGN 1070
938-3Street Scene (alt. take)Verve (J) DA 10
939-2ImaginationClef 89065, MGC 141; Norgran MGN 1070
940-12Pick Yourself UpMercury 89044; Verve (J) DA 10; Clef MGC 141; Norgran MGN 1070
941-3I Get A Kick Out Of YouClef 89065, MGC 141; Norgran MGN 1070
* Norgran MGN 1070; Verve MGV 8160   Benny Carter - Cosmopolite
* Clef MGC 141   Benny Carter - Cosmopolite
* Mercury 89044, 89044x45; Clef 89044, 89044x45   Benny Carter - Street Scene / Pick Yourself Up
* Verve (J) DA 10   Benny Carter - Street Scene / Pick Yourself Up
* Clef 89065, 89065x45   Benny Carter - Imagination / I Get A Kick Out Of You

Roy Eldridge Quintet

Roy Eldridge (trumpet, vocals) Oscar Peterson (organ) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, December 13, 1952
1081-2Roy's RiffClef 89087, MGC 150, MGC 704; Verve VE2 2531
1082-1Wrap Your Troubles In DreamsClef 89097, MGC 150, MGC 704; Verve VE2 2531
1083-7 | 62VK207Rockin' ChairClef 89087, MGC 150, MGC 704; Verve VK 103, VE2 2531
1084-4Little JazzClef 89097, MGC 150, MGC 704; Verve VE2 2531
* Clef MGC 704; Verve MGV 8088   Roy Eldridge - Rockin' Chair
* Verve VE2 2531   Roy Eldridge - Dale's Wail
* Clef MGC 150   The Roy Eldridge Quintet
* Verve VK 103   Roy Eldridge - Dale's Wail / Rockin' Chair
* Clef 89087, 89087x45   Roy Eldridge - Roy's Riff / Rockin' Chair
* Clef 89097, 89097x45   Roy Eldridge - Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams / Little Jazz

Fred Astaire

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano, celeste) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Fred Astaire (vocals, tap dance)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, December, 1952
1001-1Nice Work If You Can Get ItMercury MGC 1002 #2
1002-17Cheek To Cheek-
1003-13Isn't This A Lovely DayMercury MGC 1001 #1; Verve MGV 2010
1004-9'S WonderfulMercury 11098, MGC 1001 #1; Verve MGV 2010
1005-16A Fine RomanceMercury 11098, MGC 1003 #3; Verve MGV 2010
1006-5A Foggy DayMercury MGC 1004 #4; Verve MGV 2010
1007-12I Used To Be Color BlindMercury 11097, MGC 1001 #1; Verve MGV 2114
1008-8I Love LouisaClef 89080; Mercury MGC 1003 #3
1009-1They Can't Take That Away From MeMercury MGC 1004 #4; Verve MGV 2010
1010-8I'm Putting All My Eggs In My BasketMercury MGC 1003 #3
1011-6Oh, Lady Be Good!Mercury MGC 1004 #4
1012-4New Sun In The SkyMercury MGC 1002 #2; Verve MGV 2114
1013-2Lovely To Look AtMercury MGC 1001 #1
1014-13Night And DayMercury MGC 1003 #3; Verve MGV 2010
1015-5The Way You Look TonightMercury MGC 1002 #2; Verve MGV 2114
1016-7No StringsMercury MGC 1003 #3
1017-8A Needle In A HaystackMercury MGC 1004 #4
1018-7Fascinating RhythmMercury MGC 1003 #3
1018-15-Clef unissued
1019-10Puttin' On The RitzMercury MGC 1001 #1
1020-2The Continental-
1021-3Steppin' Out With My BabyMercury MGC 1002 #2; Verve MGV 2010
1022-7I've Got My Eyes On You-
1023-3Change PartnersMercury MGC 1001 #1; Verve MGV 2010
1024-3You're Easy To Dance WithMercury MGC 1004 #4; Verve MGV 2114
1025-7I'm Building Up To An Awful Letdown-
1026-10The CariocaMercury MGC 1002 #2
1027-1They All LaughedMercury 11097, MGC 1001 #1; Verve MGV 2010
1028-1Let's Call The Whole Thing OffMercury MGC 1001 #1; Verve MGV 2010
1029-15So Near And Yet So FarMercury MGC 1004 #4; Verve MGV 2114
1030-7Jam Session For A Dancer (Instrumental Blues)Mercury MGC 1004 #4; Verve MGV 2032
1031-4I Won't DanceMercury MGC 1002 #2; Verve MGV 2010
1032-1I Concentrate On YouMercury MGC 1003 #3; Verve MGV 2114
1033-3Dancing In The DarkClef 89080; Mercury MGC 1002 #2
1034-8Top Hat, White Tie And TailsMercury 11099, MGC 1003 #3; Verve MGV 2010
1035-2(Ad Lib) Fast DancesMercury MGC 1002 #2; Verve MGV 2010
1035-6-Clef unissued
1036-2(Ad Lib) Slow Dances And Medium DanceMercury MGC 1003 #3; Verve MGV 2010
1037-7(Ad Lib) Slow DanceMercury 11099, MGC 1003 #3; Verve MGV 2010
1038-7Not My GirlMercury MGC 1004 #4
* Mercury MGC 1002 #2; Clef MGC 1002   Fred Astaire - The Astaire Story #2
= Clef MGC 663   Fred Astaire - The Astaire Story, Vol. 2
= Mercury MGC 1001/4   Fred Astaire - The Astaire Story
* Mercury MGC 1001 #1; Clef MGC 1001   Fred Astaire - The Astaire Story #1
= Clef MGC 662   Fred Astaire - The Astaire Story, Vol. 1
= Mercury MGC 1001/4   Fred Astaire - The Astaire Story
* Verve MGV 2010   Fred Astaire - Mr. Top Hat
* Mercury MGC 1003 #3; Clef MGC 1003   Fred Astaire - The Astaire Story #3
= Clef MGC 664   Fred Astaire - The Astaire Story, Vol. 3
= Mercury MGC 1001/4   Fred Astaire - The Astaire Story
* Mercury MGC 1004 #4; Clef MGC 1004   Fred Astaire - The Astaire Story #4
= Clef MGC 665   Fred Astaire - The Astaire Story, Vol. 4
= Mercury MGC 1001/4   Fred Astaire - The Astaire Story
* Verve MGV 2114   Fred Astaire - Easy To Dance With
* Verve MGV 2032   Various Artists - Potpourri Of Jazz
* Mercury 11098, 11098x45; Clef 11098, 11098x45   Fred Astaire - 'S Wonderful / A Fine Romance
* Mercury 11097, 11097x45; Clef 11097, 11097x45   Fred Astaire - I Used To Be Color Blind / They All Laughed
* Clef 89080, 89080x45   Fred Astaire - I Love Louisa / Dancing In The Dark
* Mercury 11099, 11099x45; Clef 11099, 11099x45   Fred Astaire - Top Hat, White Tie And Tails / (Ad Lib) Slow Dance

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, circa December, 1952
942-1Easter ParadeMercury MGC 604; Mosaic MD7-241
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-
949-5Streets BoogieNorgran 123; Mosaic MD7-241
950-1Booker T. Blues-
* Mercury MGC 604; Clef MGC 604   Oscar Peterson Plays Irving Berlin
* Mosaic MD7-241   The Complete Clef/Mercury Recordings Of Oscar Peterson Trio
* Norgran 123   Tank Butterball - Streets Boogie / Booker T. Blues

1953

Roy Eldridge Quintet

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (organ) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, April 20, 1953
1222-1Love For SaleClef 89056, MGC 150, MGC 705; Verve VE2 2531
1223-5 | 62VK206Dale's WailClef 89056, MGC 150, MGC 639, MGC 705; Verve VK 103, MGV 8194, VE2 2531
1224-3The Man I LoveClef MGC 150, MGC 705; Verve VE2 2531
1225-2Oscar's Arrangement-
* Clef MGC 705; Verve MGV 8089   Roy Eldridge - Dale's Wail
* Verve VE2 2531   Roy Eldridge - Dale's Wail
* Clef MGC 639   Various Artists - Our Best
* Verve MGV 8194   Various Artists - Verve Compendium Of Jazz #1
* Clef MGC 150   The Roy Eldridge Quintet
* Verve VK 103   Roy Eldridge - Dale's Wail / Rockin' Chair
* Clef 89056, 89056x45   Roy Eldridge - Love For Sale / Dale's Wail

Ben Webster Quintet

Ben Webster (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, April 21, 1953
1226-2Poutin'Clef unissued
1227-9CottontailMercury 89063; Norgran MGN 1001
1228-4Danny Boy (Londonderry Air)-
1229-3Bounce BluesNorgran MGN 1001
* Norgran MGN 1001   The Consummate Artistry Of Ben Webster
= Norgran MGN 1089   Ben Webster - King Of The Tenors
= Verve MGV 8020   Ben Webster - King Of Tenors
* Mercury 89063, 89063x45; Clef 89063, 89063x45   Ben Webster - Cottontail / Danny Boy (Londonderry Air)

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
NYC, May 21, 1953
1230-1I'm Glad There Is YouClef MGC 145; Verve MGV 2012; Mosaic MD7-241
1231-1Polka Dots And MoonbeamsClef 89106, MGC 145; Verve MGV 2012; Mosaic MD7-241
1232-1One For My Baby-
1233-3I Hear MusicClef 89093, MGC 145; Verve MGV 2012; Mosaic MD7-241
1234-2Autumn In New York-
1235-4I Can't Give You Anything But LoveClef 89062, MGC 145; Verve MGV 2012; Mosaic MD7-241
1236-3Spring Is Here-
1237-2The Things We Did Last SummerClef MGC 145; Verve MGV 2012; Mosaic MD7-241
* Verve MGV 2012   The Vocal Styling Of Oscar Peterson - Romance
* Mosaic MD7-241   The Complete Clef/Mercury Recordings Of Oscar Peterson Trio
* Clef MGC 145   Oscar Peterson Sings
* Clef 89106, 89106x45   Oscar Peterson - Polka Dots And Moonbeams / One For My Baby
* Clef 89093, 89093x45   Oscar Peterson - I Hear Music / Autumn In New York
* Clef 89062, 89062x45   Oscar Peterson - I Can't Give You Anything But Love / Spring Is Here

Jam Session At Jazz At The Philharmonic

Roy Eldridge, Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Benny Carter, Willie Smith (alto sax) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Gene Krupa (drums)
live in Hartford, CT, May, 1953
Cotton TailPablo Live 2308-240
* Pablo Live 2308-240, PACD-2308-240-2   Norman Granz' Jazz At The Philharmonic, Hartford 1953

Oscar Peterson Quartet At JATP

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
live in Hartford, CT, May, 1953
Air Mail Special (Good Enough)Pablo Live 2308-240
Swinging On A Star-
The Man I Love-
Seven Come Eleven-
* Pablo Live 2308-240, PACD-2308-240-2   Norman Granz' Jazz At The Philharmonic, Hartford 1953

Lester Young Quintet At JATP

Lester Young (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
live in Hartford, CT, May, 1953
D.B. BluesPablo Live 2308-240
I Cover The Waterfront-
Up 'N Adam-
* Pablo Live 2308-240, PACD-2308-240-2   Norman Granz' Jazz At The Philharmonic, Hartford 1953

Norman Granz' Jam Session

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Johnny Hodges (alto sax) Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips, Ben Webster (tenor sax) Lionel Hampton (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, September 2, 1953
1280-3Jam BluesClef MGC 711
1281-3Blue LouClef MGC 677
1282-3Just You, Just Me-
1283-3Ballad MedleyClef MGC 711
1284-3Jammin' For ClefClef MGC 4005
1285-2Rose Room-
* Clef MGC 711; Verve MGV 8094   Norman Granz' Jam Session #8
* Clef MGC 677; Verve MGV 8062   Norman Granz' Jam Session #7
* Clef MGC 4005, MGC 655; Verve MGV 8053   Norman Granz' Jam Session #5

Lionel Hampton Quartet

Lionel Hampton (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, September 2, 1953
1286-2AlwaysClef MGC 611, MGC 726
1287-1'S Wonderful-
1288-7Air Mail SpecialClef MGC 611, MGC 727
1289-2The Nearness Of YouClef MGC 142, MGC 673
1290-1Soft WindsClef MGC 611, MGC 727
1291-1Stompin' At The SavoyClef MGC 142, MGC 673
* Clef MGC 611   The Lionel Hampton Quartet
* Clef MGC 726; Verve MGV 8105   Lionel Hampton - King Of The Vibes
* Clef MGC 727; Verve MGV 8106   Lionel Hampton - Air Mail Special
* Clef MGC 673   The Lionel Hampton Quartet
= Clef MGC 738; Verve MGV 8114   Lionel Hampton - Hamp!
* Clef MGC 142   The Lionel Hampton Quartet

Jazz At The Philharmonic

Roy Eldridge, Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Benny Carter, Willie Smith (alto sax) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster, Lester Young (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 19, 1953
Cool BluesClef MG VOL.16
Ballad Medley-
The Challenges-
The Drum Battle-
One O'Clock Jump-
Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Ben Webster (tenor sax) 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 sax) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster, Lester Young (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard, Gene Krupa (drums)
Flying Home-
* Clef MG VOL.16   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 16
= Verve MG VOL.9   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 9

Oscar Peterson Trio At JATP

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 19, 1953
LollobrigidaClef MG VOL.16
Pompton Turnpike-
Swinging On A Star-
Love For Sale-
Swinging Till The Girls Come Home-
* Clef MG VOL.16   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 16
= Verve MG VOL.9   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 9

Lester Young Quintet At JATP

Lester Young (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 19, 1953
Lester's BluesClef MG VOL.16
I Cover The Waterfront-
Lester Gambols-
* Clef MG VOL.16   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 16
= Verve MG VOL.9   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 9

Gene Krupa Trio At JATP

Benny Carter (alto sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Gene Krupa (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 19, 1953
IndianaClef MG VOL.16
Somebody Loves Me-
Laura-
Stompin' At The Savoy-
* Clef MG VOL.16   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 16
= Verve MG VOL.9   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 9

Jazz At The Philharmonic

Roy Eldridge, Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Benny Carter, Willie Smith (alto sax) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano, organ) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Gene Krupa (drums)
live at concert, late September, 1953
Concert BluesClef MG VOL.16
* Clef MG VOL.16   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 16
= Verve MG VOL.9   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 9

Jazz At The Philharmonic

Roy Eldridge, Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Benny Carter, Willie Smith (alto sax) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster (tenor sax) 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 GranzVerve (J) MV-9061/63
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-
* Verve (J) MV-9061/63; Pablo Live 2620-104, 2PACD-2620-104-2   Jazz At The Philharmonic - J.A.T.P. In Tokyo: Live At The Nichigeki Theatre 1953

Oscar Peterson Trio At JATP

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
"Nichigeki Theatre", Tokyo, Japan, November 4, 7 & 8, 1953
That Old Black MagicVerve (J) MV-9061/63
Tenderly-
(Sushi) Blues-
Alone Together-
Swingin' Till The Girls Come Home-
* Verve (J) MV-9061/63; Pablo Live 2620-104, 2PACD-2620-104-2   Jazz At The Philharmonic - J.A.T.P. In Tokyo: Live At The Nichigeki Theatre 1953

Gene Krupa Trio At JATP

Benny Carter (alto sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Gene Krupa (drums)
"Nichigeki Theatre", Tokyo, Japan, November 4, 7 & 8, 1953
Cocktails For TwoVerve (J) MV-9061/63
Indiana-
Don't Be That Way-
Stompin' At The Savoy-
* Verve (J) MV-9061/63; Pablo Live 2620-104, 2PACD-2620-104-2   Jazz At The Philharmonic - J.A.T.P. In Tokyo: Live At The Nichigeki Theatre 1953

Jazz At The Philharmonic

Roy Eldridge, Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Benny Carter, Willie Smith (alto sax) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums -2) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
"Nichigeki Theatre", Tokyo, Japan, November 4, 7 & 8, 1953
1.PerdidoVerve (J) MV-9061/63
2.After Hours Session-
* Verve (J) MV-9061/63; Pablo Live 2620-104, 2PACD-2620-104-2   Jazz At The Philharmonic - J.A.T.P. In Tokyo: Live At The Nichigeki Theatre 1953

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, December 6, 1953
1329-1Pompton TurnpikeClef MGC 694; Mosaic MD7-241
1329-2Pompton Turnpike (breakdown)Clef rejected?
1329-3Pompton TurnpikeClef 89127; Mosaic MD7-241
1330-1CherokeeClef MGC 694; Mosaic MD7-241
1331-1Soft Winds-
1331-2-Clef 89148; Mosaic MD7-241
1332-5CariocaClef MGC 625; Mosaic MD7-241
1333-1The ContinentalMosaic MD7-241
1333-3-Clef MGC 694; Verve V6 8775; Mosaic MD7-241
1334-1Tea For TwoClef 89127 (alt.), MGC 625; Mosaic MD7-241
1335-1I Know That You KnowClef MGC 625; Mosaic MD7-241
1336-1Hallelujah (breakdown)Clef rejected?
1336-2HallelujahClef MGC 625; Mosaic MD7-241
1337-3YesterdaysClef MGC 623; Mosaic MD7-241
1338-2You're Too BeautifulClef MGC 695; Mosaic MD7-241
1339-2Isn't It RomanticClef MGC 624; Mosaic MD7-241
1340-3The Sheik Of ArabyMosaic MD7-241
1341-1There'll Be Some Changes Made-
* Clef MGC 694; Verve MGV 2044   Recital By Oscar Peterson
= Verve MGV 8078   Recital By Oscar Peterson (not released)
* Clef MGC 625   Oscar Peterson Plays Vincent Youmans
* Verve V6 8775   Oscar Peterson - Oscar's
* Clef MGC 623   Oscar Peterson Plays Jerome Kern
* Clef MGC 695; Verve MGV 2045   Nostalgic Memories By Oscar Peterson
= Verve MGV 8079   Nostalgic Memories By Oscar Peterson (not released)
* Clef MGC 624   Oscar Peterson Plays Richard Rodgers
* Mosaic MD7-241   The Complete Clef/Mercury Recordings Of Oscar Peterson Trio
* Clef 89127, 89127x45   Oscar Peterson - Pompton Turnpike / Serenade In Blue
* Clef 89148, 89148x45   Oscar Peterson - Soft Winds / Sweet Lorraine
* Clef 89127 (alt.), 89127x45 (alt.)   Oscar Peterson - Tea For Two / Serenade In Blue

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, December 7, 1953
1342-1Without A SongClef MGC 625; Mosaic MD7-241
1343-1Sometimes I'm Happy-
1344-3Time On My Hands-
1345-2More Than You Know-
1346-5This Can't Be LoveClef MGC 624; Mosaic MD7-241
1347-1Blue Moon-
1348-2The Lady Is A Tramp-
1349-3It Might As Well Be Spring-
1350-1Bewitched, Bothered And Bewildered-
1351-1The Way You Look TonightClef MGC 623; Mosaic MD7-241
1352-2Old Man River-
1353-1Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man-
1354-2The Song Is You-
1355-3Lovely To Look At-
1356-3Johnny One NoteClef MGC 624; Mosaic MD7-241
1357-3Smoke Gets In Your EyesClef MGC 623; Mosaic MD7-241
1358-2Bill-
1359-1Look For The Silver LiningClef MGC 695; Mosaic MD7-241
1360-1The Surrey With The Fringe On TopClef MGC 624; Mosaic MD7-241
1361-2Lover-
* Clef MGC 625   Oscar Peterson Plays Vincent Youmans
* Clef MGC 624   Oscar Peterson Plays Richard Rodgers
* Clef MGC 623   Oscar Peterson Plays Jerome Kern
* Clef MGC 695; Verve MGV 2045   Nostalgic Memories By Oscar Peterson
= Verve MGV 8079   Nostalgic Memories By Oscar Peterson (not released)
* Mosaic MD7-241   The Complete Clef/Mercury Recordings Of Oscar Peterson Trio

Ben Webster And His Orchestra

Harry Edison (trumpet) Benny Carter (alto sax) Ben Webster (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 8, 1953
1362-2That's AllNorgran 103
1362-5-Norgran MGN 1001
1363-2Pennies From HeavenNorgran 115, MGN 1001
1364-3TenderlyNorgran 115, MGN 1001, MGN 1021, MGN 1034
1365-1Jive At SixNorgran 103
1365-5-Norgran MGN 1001
1366-3Don't Get Around Much Anymore-
* Norgran MGN 1001   The Consummate Artistry Of Ben Webster
= Norgran MGN 1089   Ben Webster - King Of The Tenors
= Verve MGV 8020   Ben Webster - King Of Tenors
* Norgran MGN 1021   Various Artists - Our Best, Vol. 2
* Norgran MGN 1034; Verve MGV 8125   Various Artists - Tenor Saxes
* Norgran 103   Ben Webster - That's All / Jive At Six
* Norgran 115   Ben Webster - Pennies From Heaven / Tenderly

Dizzy Gillespie - Stan Getz Sextet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Stan Getz (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, December 9, 1953
1367-4Girl Of My DreamsNorgran MGN 18, MGN 1050; Verve VE2 2521
1368-7 | 63VK624It Don't Mean A ThingNorgran MGN 2, MGN 1050; Verve V/V6 8566, VE2 2521
1369-1It's The Talk Of The TownNorgran 107, MGN 2, MGN 1050, MGN 1021; Verve MGV 8195, VE2 2521
1370-1Siboney, Part 1Norgran MGN 18, MGN 1050; Verve VE2 2521
1371-2Siboney, Part 2-
1372-3 | 63VK622Exactly Like YouNorgran MGN 2, MGN 1050; Verve V/V6 8566, VE2 2521
1373-3I Let A Song Go Out Of My HeartNorgran MGN 2, MGN 1050; Verve VE2 2521
1374-1ImpromptuNorgran MGN 18, MGN 1050; Verve VE2 2521
* Norgran MGN 1050; Verve MGV 8141   Dizzy Gillespie/Stan Getz - Diz And Getz
* Verve VE2 2521   Dizzy Gillespie/Stan Getz - Diz And Getz
* Verve V/V6 8566   The Essential Dizzy Gillespie
* Norgran MGN 1021   Various Artists - Our Best, Vol. 2
* Verve MGV 8195   Various Artists - Verve Compendium Of Jazz #2
* Norgran MGN 18   More Of The Dizzy Gillespie-Stan Getz Sextet #2
* Norgran MGN 2   The Dizzy Gillespie-Stan Getz Sextet
* Norgran 107   Dizzy Gillespie/Stan Getz - It's The Talk Of The Town

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, December 10, 1953
1375-1I Want To Be HappyClef MGC 625
1376-3ManhattanClef MGC 624
1377-1Great DayClef MGC 625
1378Tenderlyunissued
* Clef MGC 625   Oscar Peterson Plays Vincent Youmans
* Clef MGC 624   Oscar Peterson Plays Richard Rodgers

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, December 16, 1953
1387-2It's All In The GameClef unissued
1388-2Winter Wonderland-
1389-3Rain-
1390-2Love You Madly-

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, December 31, 1953
1481-4I Won't DanceClef MGC 623
* Clef MGC 623   Oscar Peterson Plays Jerome Kern

Roy Eldridge Quintet

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December, 1953
1379-6Willow Weep For MeClef 89110, MGC 162, MGC 705
1380-2Somebody Loves Me-
1381-1When Your Lover Has GoneClef 89123, MGC 162, MGC 705
1382-8When It's Sleepy Time Down SouthClef 89116, MGC 162, MGC 705
1382-9-unissued
1383-1Feeling A DraftClef MGC 162, MGC 705
1384-1Don't Blame Me-
1385-3Echoes Of HarlemClef 89116, MGC 162, MGC 705
1385-4-unissued
1386-3I Can't Get StartedClef 89123, MGC 162, MGC 705
* Clef MGC 705; Verve MGV 8089   Roy Eldridge - Dale's Wail
* Clef MGC 162   Roy Eldridge - The Strolling Mr. Eldridge
* Clef 89110, 89110x45   Roy Eldridge - Willow Weep For Me / Somebody Loves Me
* Clef 89123, 89123x45   Roy Eldridge - When Your Lover Has Gone / I Can't Get Started
* Clef 89116, 89116x45   Roy Eldridge - When It's Sleepy Time Down South / Echoes Of Harlem

1954

Lionel Hampton Quartet

Lionel Hampton (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, April 12, 1954
1548-1Love For SaleClef MGC 714
1549-3April In ParisClef MGC 628, MGC 736
1550-2Just One Of Those ThingsClef MGC 673
1551-2StardustClef MGC 714
1552-4That Old Black Magic, Part 1Clef MGC 744
1552-5That Old Black Magic, Part 2-
1553-1This Can't Be LoveClef MGC 667, MGC 735
1554-1Willow Weep For MeClef MGC 714
1555-2How High The MoonClef MGC 673
1556-2Blues For NormanClef MGC 744
1557-1I Can't Get StartedClef MGC 714
1558-2MoonglowClef MGC 667, MGC 736
* Clef MGC 714; Verve MGV 2018   Lionel Hampton Plays Love Songs
* Clef MGC 628   The Lionel Hampton Quintet
* Clef MGC 736; Verve MGV 8113   Lionel Hampton - Swingin' With Hamp
* Clef MGC 673   The Lionel Hampton Quartet
= Clef MGC 738; Verve MGV 8114   Lionel Hampton - Hamp!
* Clef MGC 744; Verve MGV 8117   Lionel Hampton - Hamp's Big Four
* Clef MGC 667   The Lionel Hampton Quartet/Quintet
* Clef MGC 735; Verve MGV 8112   Lionel Hampton - Flying Home

Lionel Hampton Quintet

Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Lionel Hampton (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, April 13, 1954
1559-2It's Only A Paper MoonClef MGC 642, MGC 727
1560-1The Way You Look Tonight-
1561-6Flying HomeClef MGC 628, MGC 735
1562-2These Foolish ThingsClef MGC 642, MGC 726
1563-3Don't Be That Way-
1564-2DinahClef MGC 667, MGC 735
1565-2On The Sunny Side Of The StreetClef MGC 628, MGC 736
1566-1Je Ne Sais Pas-
* Clef MGC 642   The Lionel Hampton Quintet #2
* Clef MGC 727; Verve MGV 8106   Lionel Hampton - Air Mail Special
* Clef MGC 628   The Lionel Hampton Quintet
* Clef MGC 735; Verve MGV 8112   Lionel Hampton - Flying Home
* Clef MGC 726; Verve MGV 8105   Lionel Hampton - King Of The Vibes
* Clef MGC 667   The Lionel Hampton Quartet/Quintet
* Clef MGC 736; Verve MGV 8113   Lionel Hampton - Swingin' With Hamp

Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra

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 OceanClef 89132, MGC 161, MGC 686; Verve VE2 2503
1568-1What A Little Moonlight Can DoClef 89132, MGC 161, MGC 686; Verve MGV 8338-2, 2V6S 8816, VE2 2503
1569-5I Cried For YouClef MGC 161, MGC 686; Verve MGV 8338-2, 2V6S 8816, VE2 2503
* Clef MGC 686; Verve MGV 8027   A Recital By Billie Holiday
* Verve VE2 2503   Billie Holiday - The First Verve Sessions
* Verve MGV 8338-2   Billie Holiday - The Unforgettable Lady Day
* Verve 2V6S 8816   The History Of Billie Holiday
* Clef MGC 161; Universal (J) UCCV-9031   Billie Holiday
* Clef 89132, 89132x45   Billie Holiday - How Deep Is The Ocean / What A Little Moonlight Can Do

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, April 27, 1954
1700-1Alone TogetherClef MGC 694
1701-2These Foolish ThingsClef unissued
1702-2My Old FlameVerve MGV 2004
1703-1Ghost Of A Chance-
1704-4Serenade In BlueClef 89127, 89127 (alt.); Verve MGV 2004
1705-6Sweet LorraineClef 89148; Verve MGV 2004
1706-6Angel EyesClef 89124; Verve MGV 2004
1707-1Unforgettable-
1708-3MoonglowVerve MGV 2004
1709-3These Foolish ThingsVerve MGV 2012
1710-3From This Moment On-
* Clef MGC 694; Verve MGV 2044   Recital By Oscar Peterson
= Verve MGV 8078   Recital By Oscar Peterson (not released)
* Verve MGV 2004   Pastel Moods By Oscar Peterson
* Verve MGV 2012   The Vocal Styling Of Oscar Peterson - Romance
* Clef 89127, 89127x45   Oscar Peterson - Pompton Turnpike / Serenade In Blue
* Clef 89127 (alt.), 89127x45 (alt.)   Oscar Peterson - Tea For Two / Serenade In Blue
* Clef 89148, 89148x45   Oscar Peterson - Soft Winds / Sweet Lorraine
* Clef 89124, 89124x45   Oscar Peterson - Angel Eyes / Unforgettable

Flip Phillips Quintet

Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, September 13, 1954
1939-2Almost Like Being In LoveClef MGC 637
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-
* Clef MGC 637   The Flip Phillips Quintet
= Clef MGC 740; Verve MGV 8116   Flip Phillips - Rock With Flip

Lionel Hampton Quartet

Lionel Hampton (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, September 13, 1954
1947-1It's A Blue WorldClef MGC 744
1947-4It's A Blue World (short version)Clef 89128; Verve MGV 8275
1948-1The High And The MightyNorgran 150; Verve MGV 8228
1949When The Saints Go Marching InClef MGC 744
1950-2Flying HomeClef 89128; Verve MGV 8223
1951-1Midnight SunClef MGC 744
1952-1TenderlyVerve MGV 8226
1953-2Hallelujah-
1954-2IndianaVerve MGV 8275
* Clef MGC 744; Verve MGV 8117   Lionel Hampton - Hamp's Big Four
* Verve MGV 8275   Lionel Hampton (not released)
* Verve MGV 8228   Lionel Hampton - The High And The Mighty
* Verve MGV 8223   Lionel Hampton '58
* Verve MGV 8226   Lionel Hampton - Hallelujah Hamp
* Clef 89128, 89128x45   Lionel Hampton - It's A Blue World / Flying Home
* Norgran 150   Lionel Hampton - The High And The Mighty / September Song

Benny Carter Septet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet -5,6) Bill Harris (trombone -1,2,4,5) Benny Carter (alto sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, September 14, 1954
1. 1955-1LauraNorgran MGN 1015
2. 1956-2That Old Black MagicNorgran MGN 1044
3. 1957-3Angel Eyes-
4. 1958-8The Song Is You-
5. 1959-1Marriage Blues-
6. 1960-1Just One Of Those Things-
* Norgran MGN 1015   Benny Carter Plays Pretty
= Verve MGV 2025   Benny Carter - Moonglow
* Norgran MGN 1044; Verve MGV 8135   Benny Carter - New Jazz Sounds

Roy Eldridge Quintet

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 YouClef MGC 683; Verve VE2 2531
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-
* Clef MGC 683; Verve MGV 8068   Roy Eldridge - Little Jazz
* Verve VE2 2531   Roy Eldridge - Dale's Wail

Lionel Hampton Quintet

Lionel Hampton (vibes, piano, vocals) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, September 15, 1954
1969-2But BeautifulVerve MGV 8228
1970-4IndianaVerve MGV 8226
1971-2Hamp's Boogie Woogie-
1971-3-Clef 89136; Verve MGV 8275
1972-1Honeysuckle RoseVerve MGV 8223
1972-2-Verve MGV 8226, MGV 8275
1973-1China BoyClef MGC 667, MGC 736
1974-1A Foggy DayVerve MGV 8223
1974-2-Clef 89136; Verve MGV 8226, MGV 8275
1975-2Love Is Here To StayVerve MGV 8228
1976-1Body And SoulVerve MGV 8223
1977-2It's Only A Paper MoonVerve MGV 8228
1978-4Sweethearts On Parade-
1979-1Date With Oscar-
* Verve MGV 8228   Lionel Hampton - The High And The Mighty
* Verve MGV 8226   Lionel Hampton - Hallelujah Hamp
* Verve MGV 8275   Lionel Hampton (not released)
* Verve MGV 8223   Lionel Hampton '58
* Clef MGC 667   The Lionel Hampton Quartet/Quintet
* Clef MGC 736; Verve MGV 8113   Lionel Hampton - Swingin' With Hamp
* Clef 89136, 89136x45   Lionel Hampton - Hamp's Boogie Woogie / A Foggy Day

Jazz At The Philharmonic

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
"Bushnell Memorial Auditorium", Hartford, CT, September 17, 1954
Jazz Concert BluesClef MG VOL.17
The ChallengesClef MG VOL.17; Verve VSP 28
The Ballad MedleyClef MG VOL.17
Drum Solo-
* Clef MG VOL.17   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 17
= Verve MG VOL.10   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 10
* Verve VSP 28   Dizzy Gillespie/Roy Eldridge - Soul Mates

Lionel Hampton - Buddy DeFranco Sextet At JATP

Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Lionel Hampton (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
"Bushnell Memorial Auditorium", Hartford, CT, September 17, 1954
How High The MoonClef MG VOL.17
Body And Soul-
Flying HomeClef MG VOL.17; Verve VSP 40
* Clef MG VOL.17   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 17
= Verve MG VOL.10   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 10
* Verve VSP 40   Buddy Rich At JATP

Buddy DeFranco Quintet At JATP

Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
"Bushnell Memorial Auditorium", Hartford, CT, September 17, 1954
I'll Remember AprilClef MG VOL.17
Autumn Leaves-
Now's The Time-
Air Mail Special-
AvalonClef MG VOL.17; Verve VSP 42
It's Only A Paper MoonClef MG VOL.17
Easy Living-
* Clef MG VOL.17   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 17
= Verve MG VOL.10   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 10
* Verve VSP 42   Oscar Peterson At JATP

Oscar Peterson Trio At JATP

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
"Bushnell Memorial Auditorium", Hartford, CT, September 17, 1954
NuagesClef MG VOL.17; Verve VSP 42
Love For Sale-
Come To The Mardi Gras-
Should IClef MG VOL.17
* Clef MG VOL.17   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 17
= Verve MG VOL.10   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 10
* Verve VSP 42   Oscar Peterson At JATP

Oscar Peterson Quartet

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 27, 1954
2009-1Give Me The Simple LifeClef MGC 694
2010-1Singin' In The Rain-
2011-1Love You Madly-
2012-3Air Mail SpecialARS G 401, G 415
2013-1Honeysuckle RoseClef unissued
2014-1The Second Astaire BluesNorgran MGN 1036
2015-1It Don't Mean A ThingARS G 415
* Clef MGC 694; Verve MGV 2044   Recital By Oscar Peterson
= Verve MGV 8078   Recital By Oscar Peterson (not released)
* ARS G 401   Various Artists - Giants Of Jazz
* ARS G 415   Oscar Peterson - An Oscar For Peterson
* Norgran MGN 1036; Verve MGV 8127   Various Artists - Piano Interpretations

Dizzy Gillespie - Roy Eldridge Sextet

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 HappyClef MGC 671, MGC 730; Verve V/V6 8566, VE2 2524
2017-3Algo BuenoClef MGC 641, MGC 731; Verve VE2 2524
2018-1Trumpet BluesClef MGC 641, MGC 731; Verve MGV 8230, VE2 2524
2019-1 | 62VK460The Beat's OnVerve PR 2-3
2020-1The Ballad MedleyClef MGC 671, MGC 730; Verve VSP 28, VE2 2524
2021-1Blue MoonClef MGC 671, MGC 731; Verve VE2 2524
2022-1I've Found A New BabyClef MGC 641, MGC 730; Verve VSP 28, VE2 2524
2023-5Pretty Eyed BabyClef MGC 641, MGC 731; Verve VE2 2524
2024-1 | 62VK447I Can't Get Started With YouClef MGC 641, MGC 730; Verve VSP 17, VE2 2524
2025-6Limehouse BluesClef MGC 671, MGC 731; Verve VSP 28, VE2 2524
* Clef MGC 671   Roy Eldridge/Dizzy Gillespie - Roy And Diz, Vol. 2
* Clef MGC 730; Verve MGV 8109   Roy Eldridge/Dizzy Gillespie - Trumpet Battle
* Verve V/V6 8566   The Essential Dizzy Gillespie
* Verve VE2 2524   Dizzy Gillespie/Roy Eldridge - Diz And Roy
* Clef MGC 641   Roy Eldridge/Dizzy Gillespie - Roy And Diz
* Clef MGC 731; Verve MGV 8110   Roy Eldridge/Dizzy Gillespie - The Trumpet Kings
* Verve MGV 8230   Various Artists - The Anatomy Of Improvisation
* Verve PR 2-3   Various Artists - Greatest Names In Jazz
* Verve VSP 28   Dizzy Gillespie/Roy Eldridge - Soul Mates
* Verve VSP 17   Various Artists - The Art Of The Ballad

Buddy DeFranco With Oscar Peterson Quartet

Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
NYC, October 29, 1954
2026-1Sweet And LovelyVerve MGV 8210
2027-1Fascinating Rhythm-
2028-4Love For Sale-
2029-1Easy To Love-
2030-2Pick Yourself Up-
2031-1They Can't Take That Away From Me-
* Verve MGV 8210   Buddy DeFranco And The Oscar Peterson Quartet

Norman Granz' Jam Session

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
NYC, October 30, 1954
2032-1Stompin' At The Savoy, Part 1Clef MGC 4006
2033-1Stompin' At The Savoy, Part 2-
2034-1Lullaby In RhythmVerve MGV 8196
2035-1Funky Blues No. 2-
* Clef MGC 4006, MGC 656; Verve MGV 8054   Norman Granz' Jam Session #6
* Verve MGV 8196   Norman Granz' Jam Session #9

Benny Carter Quintet

Benny Carter (alto sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Bobby White (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 12, 1954
2042-4Don't You ThinkClef unissued
2043-4Will You Still Be Mine-
2044-1A Foggy DayNorgran MGN 1035
2045-1We'll Be Together AgainClef MGC 742
2046-2You Took Advantage Of MeNorgran MGN 1035
2047-1Poinciana-
2048-4Prisoner Of Love-
2049-2FrenesiNorgran MGN 1044
* Norgran MGN 1035; Verve MGV 8126   Various Artists - Alto Saxes
* Clef MGC 742   Down Beat Critics Poll Winners (not released)
* Norgran MGN 1044; Verve MGV 8135   Benny Carter - New Jazz Sounds

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, November 15, 1954
2058-1NagasakiClef MGC 648
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-
2069-1As Long As I LiveClef MGC 649
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-
* Clef MGC 648   Oscar Peterson Plays Harry Warren
* Clef MGC 649   Oscar Peterson Plays Harold Arlen

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, November 16, 1954
2080-1Over The RainbowClef MGC 649
2081-1When My Sugar Walks Down The StreetClef MGC 650
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-
2090-2Body And SoulClef MGC 695
2091-3I Cover The WaterfrontClef MGC 695; Norgran MGN 1036
2092-1NuagesClef 89130
* Clef MGC 649   Oscar Peterson Plays Harold Arlen
* Clef MGC 650   Oscar Peterson Plays Jimmy McHugh
* Clef MGC 695; Verve MGV 2045   Nostalgic Memories By Oscar Peterson
= Verve MGV 8079   Nostalgic Memories By Oscar Peterson (not released)
* Norgran MGN 1036; Verve MGV 8127   Various Artists - Piano Interpretations
* Clef 89130, 89130x45   Oscar Peterson - Dark Eyes / Nuages

Buddy DeFranco Quartet With Russ Garcia Orchestra

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 SoNorgran MGN 1016
2098-3'S Wonderful-
2099-5Someone To Watch Over Me-
2100-2Bess, You Is My Woman Now-
2101-5I Want To Stay Here (Porgy)Norgran MGN 1016; Verve VSP 38
* Norgran MGN 1016; Verve MGV 2022   Buddy DeFranco/Oscar Peterson - The George Gershwin Song Book
* Verve VSP 38   Various Artists - The Art Of The Ballad #2

Buddy DeFranco Quartet With Russ Garcia Orchestra

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): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, December 7, 1954
2102-4Strike Up The BandNorgran MGN 1016
2103-2The Man I Love-
2104-4I Got RhythmNorgran 136, MGN 1016
2105-1They Can't Take That Away From Me-
2106-5I Was Doing All RightNorgran MGN 1016
* Norgran MGN 1016; Verve MGV 2022   Buddy DeFranco/Oscar Peterson - The George Gershwin Song Book
* Norgran 136   Buddy DeFranco - I Got Rhythm / They Can't Take That Away From Me

1955 (age 30)

Buddy Rich With Howard Gibeling's Orchestra

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 MeNorgran 144, MGN 1031
2221-4Wrap Your Troubles In DreamsNorgran MGN 1031
2222-9Sure ThingNorgran 144, MGN 1031
2223-5Glad To Be UnhappyNorgran MGN 1031
2224-2Three Little WordsClef unissued
* Norgran MGN 1031   Sing And Swing With Buddy Rich
* Norgran 144   Buddy Rich - Everything Happens To Me / Sure Thing

Ralph Burns Among The JATP's

Al DeRisi, Roy Eldridge, Bernie Glow, Lou Oles, Al Porcino (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet) Sam Marowitz, Hal McKusick (alto sax) Al Cohn, Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Danny Bank (baritone sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums) Ralph Burns (arranger)
NYC, February 4, 1955
2254-3Perpetual MotionNorgran MGN 1028
2255-1Spring In Naples-
2256-5Music For A Stripteaser-
2257-3Sprang-
2258-2Pimlico-
2259-2Early Awedom-
2260-5Chuck-A-Luck-
2261-2Texco-
* Norgran MGN 1028; Verve MGV 8121   Ralph Burns Among The JATP's

Buddy Rich Ensemble

Thad Jones, Joe Newman (trumpet) Ben Webster, Frank Wess (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, May 16, 1955
2344-1SundayNorgran MGN 1078
2345-1The MonsterNorgran MGN 1078; Verve 2V6S 8824
2346-1Ballad MedleyNorgran MGN 1031
* Norgran MGN 1078; Verve MGV 8168   The Wailing Buddy Rich
* Verve 2V6S 8824   Buddy Rich - The Monster
* Norgran MGN 1031   Sing And Swing With Buddy Rich

Jazz At The Philharmonic

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips, Lester Young (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
"Opera House", Chicago, IL, October 2, 1955
The BluesClef MG VOL.18
The Modern Set-
The Swing Set-
The Ballad MedleyClef MG VOL.18; Verve VSP 15
Buddy Rich's ExplosionClef MG VOL.18; Verve VSP 40
* Clef MG VOL.18   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 18
= Verve MG VOL.11   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 11
* Verve VSP 15   The JATP All Stars - How High The Moon
* Verve VSP 40   Buddy Rich At JATP

Oscar Peterson Trio At JATP

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
"Opera House", Chicago, IL, October 2, 1955
Anything GoesClef MG VOL.18; Verve VSP 11
Baby, Baby All The Time-
Budo-
Easy Does It-
SundayClef MG VOL.18
* Clef MG VOL.18   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 18
= Verve MG VOL.11   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 11
* Verve VSP 11   Oscar Peterson - Stage Right

Gene Krupa - Buddy Rich Nonet

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Gene Krupa, Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, November 1, 1955
2527-3 | 63VK632Gene's BluesClef MGC 684; Verve V/V6 8571, V/V6 8594
2528-3Buddy's BluesClef MGC 684; Verve 2V6S 8824
2529-1Bernie's TuneClef MGC 684
2530-1I Never Knew-
2531-2Sweethearts On Parade-
* Clef MGC 684; Verve MGV 8069, MGV 8400, V/V6 8400   Gene Krupa/Buddy Rich - Krupa And Rich
* Verve V/V6 8571   The Essential Gene Krupa - Let Me Off Uptown
* Verve V/V6 8594   The Best Of Gene Krupa - Verve's Choice
* Verve 2V6S 8824   Buddy Rich - The Monster

Lester Young - Harry Edison Sextet

Harry Edison (trumpet) Lester Young (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, November 1, 1955
2532-1Mean To MeNorgran MGN 1043; Verve VE2 2538, VSP 27
2533-2That's AllNorgran MGN 1043; Verve VE2 2538
2534-1Red Boy BluesNorgran MGN 1043; Verve V3HB 8849, VE2 2538, VSP 27
2535-1Pennies From HeavenNorgran MGN 1043; Verve V3HB 8849, VE2 2538
2536She's Funny That WayNorgran MGN 1043; Verve VE2 2538
2537-1One O'Clock JumpNorgran MGN 1043; Verve V3HB 8849, VE2 2538
2538-2 | 62VK463It's The Talk Of The TownVerve PR 2-3
2539-3I've Found A New BabyVerve 314 547 087-2
* Norgran MGN 1043; Verve MGV 8134   Lester Young/Harry Edison - Pres And Sweets
* Verve VE2 2538   Lester Young - Mean To Me
* Verve VSP 27   Lester Young - Pres And His Cabinet
* Verve V3HB 8849   Lester Young - Return Engagement
* Verve PR 2-3   Various Artists - Greatest Names In Jazz
* Verve 314 547 087-2   The Complete Lester Young Studio Sessions On Verve

Tour De Force

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 ForceVerve MGV 8212, VE2 2524
2541-3Steeplechase-
2542-1Ballad MedleyClef unissued
* Verve MGV 8212   Various Artists - Tour De Force
* Verve VE2 2524   Dizzy Gillespie/Roy Eldridge - Diz And Roy

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
"Zardi's", Hollywood, CA, November 8, 1955
SundayPablo Live 2620-118
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-
* Pablo Live 2620-118   The Oscar Peterson Trio At Zardi's

Oscar Peterson Quartet

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 27, 1955
2567-1Jumpin' At The WoodsideClef MGC 708
2568Easy Does ItClef MGC 708; Verve V/V6 8740
2569-1Lester Leaps InClef MGC 708; Verve (Du) EPV 5088
2570-29:20 SpecialClef MGC 708
2571-2One O'Clock Jump-
2572-1Blue And Sentimental-
2573-1Broadway-
2574-1Jive At Five-
2575-3Blues For BasieClef MGC 708; Verve V/V6 8740, V3HB 8842
2576-3TopsyClef MGC 708; Verve (Du) EPV 5088
* Clef MGC 708; Verve MGV 8092   Oscar Peterson Plays Count Basie
* Verve V/V6 8740   Oscar Peterson - Night Train, Vol. 2
* Verve V3HB 8842   Oscar Peterson - Return Engagement
* Verve (Du) EPV 5088   Oscar Peterson - The Golden Striker

Herb Ellis Sextet

Harry Edison (trumpet) Jimmy Giuffre (clarinet, tenor, baritone sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 28, 1955
2577-1Sweetheart BluesNorgran MGN 1081
2578-2Somebody Loves Me-
2579-4It Can Happen To You-
2580-2Pogo-
* Norgran MGN 1081; Verve MGV 8171   Herb Ellis - Ellis In Wonderland

Fred Astaire

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Fred Astaire (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, December 29, 1955
2581-3I Won't DanceClef unissued
2582-6They Can't Take That Away From Me-

Toni Harper

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Toni Harper (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, December 29, 1955
2583-2 | 20012-2Gone With The WindVerve MGV 2001
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'-
2588-1 | 20017-1From This Moment OnClef unissued
2589-5 | 20018-5Like Someone In LoveVerve MGV 2001
2590-8 | 20019-8I Could Write A Book-
2591-3 | 20020-3Bewitched, Bothered And Bewildered-
* Verve MGV 2001   Toni Harper Sings - Toni

Oscar Peterson With Russ Garcia's Orchestra

Oscar Peterson (piano) unidentified orchestra, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, December 30, 1955
2592-7 | 20025-7LauraVerve MGV 2002, 2V6S 8810, V3HB 8842
2593-10 | 20026-10RubyVerve MGV 2002, 2V6S 8810
2594-5 | 20027-5It Could Happen To YouVerve MGV 2002
2595-2 | 20028-2A Sunday Kind Of LoveVerve MGV 2002, 2V6S 8810
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 WaltzVerve MGV 2002
* Verve MGV 2002   Oscar Peterson With Strings - In A Romantic Mood
* Verve 2V6S 8810   The Oscar Peterson Collection
* Verve V3HB 8842   Oscar Peterson - Return Engagement

Jazz At The Philharmonic

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) and others
Berlin, West Germany, 1955
Easy Does ItJazz Band (E) EBCD 2113-2
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-
* Jazz Band (E) EBCD 2113-2   USA All Stars - In Berlin, February, 1955

1956

Toni Harper

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Toni Harper (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, January 3, 1956
2604-3 | 20021-3Love For SaleVerve MGV 2001
2605-6 | 20022-6A Foggy Day-
2606-4 | 20023-4You Took Advantage Of Me-
2607-9 | 20024-9Can't We Be Friends-
* Verve MGV 2001   Toni Harper Sings - Toni

Herb Ellis Septet

Harry Edison (trumpet) Jimmy Giuffre (clarinet, tenor, baritone sax) Charlie Mariano (alto sax -1,3) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 3, 1956
1. 2608Detour AheadNorgran MGN 1081
2. 2609-1ConversationClef unissued
3. 2610Ellis In WonderlandNorgran MGN 1081
4. 2611Have You Met Miss Jones-
5. 2612-6A Simple Tune (Beyond The Moon)-
* Norgran MGN 1081; Verve MGV 8171   Herb Ellis - Ellis In Wonderland

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
"Stratford Shakespearean Festival", Stratford, ON, Canada, August 8, 1956
Falling In Love With LoveClef MGC 751
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-
Nuagesunissued
Daisy's Dream-
* Clef MGC 751   The Oscar Peterson Trio At The Stratford Shakespearean Festival (not released)
= Verve MGV 8024   The Oscar Peterson Trio At The Stratford Shakespearean Festival

Jazz At The Hollywood Bowl

Harry Edison, Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
"Hollywood Bowl", Los Angeles, CA, August 15, 1956
Honeysuckle RoseVerve MGV 8231-2
Jumpin' At The Woodside-
Ballad Medley: I Can't Get Started / If I Had You / I've Got The World On A String-
* Verve MGV 8231-2   Various Artists - Jazz At The Hollywood Bowl

Oscar Peterson Trio At JATHB

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
"Hollywood Bowl", Los Angeles, CA, August 15, 1956
9:20 SpecialVerve MGV 8231-2
How About You-
* Verve MGV 8231-2   Various Artists - Jazz At The Hollywood Bowl

Ella Fitzgerald - Louis Armstrong

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 MeVerve MGV 4003, 2V6S 8811
2919-8 | 20208-8Isn't This A Lovely DayVerve MGV 4003
2920-5 | 20209-5Tenderly-
2921-2 | 20210-2Stars Fell On AlabamaVerve 2023, MGV 4003, 2V6S 8811
2922-2 | 20222-2Can't We Be Friends-
2923-5 | 20211-5 | 63VK650Cheek To CheekVerve MGV 4003, 2V6S 8811, V/V6 8569
2924-10 | 20212-10Under A Blanket Of BlueVerve MGV 4003, 2V6S 8811
2925-7 | 20213-7Moonlight In Vermont-
2926-6 | 20214-6A Foggy Day (In London Town)-
2927-6 | 20215-6April In ParisVerve MGV 4003
2928-1 | 20216-1The Nearness Of YouVerve MGV 4003, 2V6S 8811
* Verve MGV 4003   Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Ella And Louis
* Verve 2V6S 8811   Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Ella And Louis
* Verve V/V6 8569   The Essential Louis Armstrong
* Verve 2023, V 10023   Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Stars Fell On Alabama / Can't We Be Friends

Tour De Force

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 MedleyVerve MGV 8212
* Verve MGV 8212   Various Artists - Tour De Force

1957

Anita O'Day

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 WonderfulVerve MGV 2086
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-
* Verve MGV 2086   Anita O'Day - 'S Wonderful (not released)
= Verve MGV 8259   Anita O'Day - Anita Sings The Most
= ARS G 426   Anita O'Day - Anita Sings For Oscar

The Oscar Peterson Trio / Jane Fielding

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Bobby Troup (host)
KABC-TV, Stars Of Jazz #35. 1957-#9, March 4, 1957
A Gal In CalicoCalliope CAL 3001
Time After Time-
same session
Seven Come Eleven-
* Calliope CAL 3001   Oscar Peterson, Gerald Wiggins - Sessions, Live

Harry Edison Sextet

Harry Edison (trumpet) Ben Webster (tenor sax) 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 BrownVerve MGV 8211
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)-
* Verve MGV 8211   Harry Edison - Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You

Stuff Smith Quintet

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 SandsVerve MGV 8206
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)-
20738-2In A Mellow ToneVerve 314 521 676-2
* Verve MGV 8206   Stuff Smith
* Verve 314 521 676-2   Stuff Smith - Dizzy Gillespie - Oscar Peterson

Stuff Smith Quintet

Stuff Smith (violin) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums): same personnel
Glen Glenn Studios, Hollywood, CA, March 12, 1957
20749-1I Know That You KnowVerve MGV 8206
20750-3Heat WaveVerve 314 521 676-2
20750-4Things Ain't What They Used To BeVerve MGV 8206
20751-1Body And SoulVerve 314 521 676-2
* Verve MGV 8206   Stuff Smith
* Verve 314 521 676-2   Stuff Smith - Dizzy Gillespie - Oscar Peterson

Oscar Peterson Quartet With Buddy Bregman's Orchestra

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
20819-5SusquehannaVerve MGV 2079
20820-7I've Never Left You ArmsVerve V 10073, MGV 2079
20821-5/3Soft SandsVerve V 10056, MGV 2079
20822-11Echoes-
20823-5Why Oh WhyVerve V 10073, MGV 2079
20824-7One The Outside Looking InVerve MGV 2079
* Verve MGV 2079   Oscar Peterson - Soft Sands
* Verve V 10073   Oscar Peterson - I've Never Left You Arms / Why Oh Why
* Verve V 10056   Oscar Peterson - Soft Sands / Echoes

Harry Edison Sextet

Harry Edison (trumpet) Ben Webster (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 30, 1957
20825-3Taste On The PlaceVerve MGV 8211
20826-3Moonlight In Vermont-
20827What'll I Dounissued
* Verve MGV 8211   Harry Edison - Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You

Stuff Smith With Oscar Peterson Quartet At JATP

Stuff Smith (violin) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
"Salle Pleyel", Paris, France, May 2, 1957
Desert SandsPablo 2310-907
How High The Moon-
Moonlight In Vermont-
* Pablo 2310-907; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-890-2   Stephane Grappelli/Stuff Smith - Violins No End

Stephane Grappelli - Stuff Smith Sextet

Stephane Grappelli, Stuff Smith (violin) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
Paris, France, May 4, 1957
21120-2Mean To MeVerve MGV 8270
21121-3I Want To Be Happyunissued
21122-2Medley: A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square / Moonlight In Vermont / The Nearness Of You / Embraceable You-
21123-1Don't Get Around Much AnymoreVerve MGV 8270; Pablo 2310-907
21124-3No Points Today-
21125-1Chapeau Blues-
21126-2The Lady Is A Tramp-
* Verve MGV 8270   Stephane Grappelli And Stuff Smith (not released)
* Pablo 2310-907; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-890-2   Stephane Grappelli/Stuff Smith - Violins No End

Oscar Peterson Trio With Guests

Roy Eldridge (trumpet -5,6,8) Sonny Stitt (alto, tenor sax -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 MineVerve MGV 8239, V/V6 8559
2.Joy Spring-
3. 63VK562A Gal In Calico-
4. 63VK56352nd Street Theme-
5.Monitor BluesVerve MGV 8239
6.Willow Weep For Me-
7.Autumn In New York-
8.Roy's Son-
* Verve MGV 8239   The Oscar Peterson Trio With Sonny Stitt, Roy Eldridge And Jo Jones At Newport
= Verve V6 8828   Oscar Peterson/Roy Eldridge - The Newport Years, Vol. 3
* Verve V/V6 8559   Oscar Peterson/Gerry Mulligan At Newport

Ella Fitzgerald And Louis Armstrong

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 StayVerve MGV 4018, MGV 4006-2, 2V6S 8811
21133-2Learning The BluesVerve MGV 4018, MGV 4006-2
21134-8Autumn In New YorkVerve MGV 4017, MGV 4006-2
21135-9Let's Call The Whole Thing OffVerve MGV 4018, MGV 4006-2, 2V6S 8811
21136-9They All LaughedVerve MGV 4017, MGV 4006-2
21137-5Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To YouVerve MGV 4017, MGV 4006-2, 2V6S 8811
21138-1 | 63VK651Stompin' At The SavoyVerve MGV 4017, MGV 4006-2, V/V6 8569, 2V6S 8811, VSP 24
* Verve MGV 4018   Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Ella And Louis Again, Vol. 2
* Verve MGV 4006-2   Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Ella And Louis Again
* Verve 2V6S 8811   Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Ella And Louis
* Verve MGV 4017   Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Ella And Louis Again, Vol. 1
* Verve V/V6 8569   The Essential Louis Armstrong
* Verve VSP 24   Various Artists - The Jazz Round

Ella Fitzgerald

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, July 23, 1957
21139-3These Foolish ThingsVerve MGV 4018, MGV 4006-2
21140-3Comes LoveVerve MGV 4017, MGV 4006-2
21141-6Ill WindVerve MGV 4018, MGV 4006-2
* Verve MGV 4018   Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Ella And Louis Again, Vol. 2
* Verve MGV 4006-2   Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Ella And Louis Again
* Verve MGV 4017   Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Ella And Louis Again, Vol. 1

Oscar Peterson Quartet With Buddy Bregman's Orchestra

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Stan Levey (drums) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, July 31, 1957
21188-3It Happens Every SpringVerve MGV 2079
21189-12Song To The StarsVerve V 10084, MGV 2079
21190-5Chanel-
21191-7I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warmunissued
21192-5Can't We Be Friends-
21193-11Dream On Summer NightVerve MGV 2079
21194-5You Took Advantage Of Me-
21195-3I Can't Get Started-
21196-5Rain On The Roofunissued
21197-3As Time Goes By-
21198-8Ain't Misbehavin'-
* Verve MGV 2079   Oscar Peterson - Soft Sands
* Verve V 10084   Oscar Peterson - Song To The Stars / Chanel

Lester Young Sextet

Harry Edison (trumpet) Lester Young (tenor sax, clarinet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, July 31, 1957
21205-2St. TropezVerve MGV 8298
21206-1Flic-
21207Ballad MedleyVerve 314 547 087-2
21208-2Our Love Is Here To StayVerve MGV 8298
21209-3SundayVerve MGV 8298, MGV 8398
21210Perdido (incomplete)Verve 314 547 087-2
* Verve MGV 8298   Lester Young/Harry Edison - Going For Myself...
* Verve MGV 8398   The Essential Lester Young
* Verve 314 547 087-2   The Complete Lester Young Studio Sessions On Verve

Louis Armstrong Quintet

Louis Armstrong (trumpet, vocals) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, July 31, 1957
21211-4 | 64VK399Makin' WhoopeeVerve VK 10326, MGV 4017, MGV 4006-2
21212-8I Get A Kick Out Of YouVerve MGV 4018, MGV 4006-2
21213-7Let's Do It (, Let's Fall In Love)Verve MGV 4017, MGV 4006-2, V/V6 8595, 2V6S 8811
21214-7Willow Weep For MeVerve MGV 4018, MGV 4006-2
* Verve MGV 4017   Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Ella And Louis Again, Vol. 1
* Verve MGV 4006-2   Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Ella And Louis Again
* Verve MGV 4018   Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Ella And Louis Again, Vol. 2
* Verve V/V6 8595   The Best Of Louis Armstrong - Verve's Choice
* Verve 2V6S 8811   Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Ella And Louis
* Verve VK 10326   Louis Armstrong - Makin' Whoopee / I've Got The World On A String

The Jazz Giants '58

Harry Edison (trumpet) Stan Getz (tenor sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) 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&2Verve VK 116, MGV 8248, VSP 31
21216-1When Your Lover Has GoneVerve MGV 8248, VSP 6
21217-1Candy-
21218-1Woody'n You-
21219-2Ballad Medley: It Never Entered My Mind / Lush Life / Lullaby Of The Leaves / Makin' WhoopeeVerve MGV 8248, VSP 2, VSP 6
* Verve MGV 8248   Various Artists - Jazz Giants '58
* Verve VSP 31   Stan Getz Plays Blues
* Verve VSP 6   Gerry Mulligan - Gerry's Time
* Verve VSP 2   Stan Getz - Eloquence
* Verve VK 116   The Jazz Giants '58 - Chocolate Sundae, Part 1&2

Ella Fitzgerald And Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong (trumpet, vocals) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, August 13, 1957
21267-6I Won't DanceVerve MGV 4017, MGV 4006-2, 2V6S 8811
21268-5A Fine RomanceVerve MGV 4018, MGV 4006-2
21269-9Don't Be That WayVerve MGV 4017, MGV 4006-2, 2V6S 8811, V/V6 8720
21270-7I'm Putting All My Eggs In One BasketVerve MGV 4018, MGV 4006-2, 2V6S 8811
21271-12I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm-
* Verve MGV 4017   Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Ella And Louis Again, Vol. 1
* Verve MGV 4006-2   Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Ella And Louis Again
* Verve 2V6S 8811   Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Ella And Louis
* Verve MGV 4018   Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Ella And Louis Again, Vol. 2
* Verve V/V6 8720   The Best Of Ella Fitzgerald

Stan Getz With Oscar Peterson Trio

Stan Getz (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA, October 10, 1957
21581-3Pennies From HeavenVerve MGV 8251
21582-7There's No You (I'm Glad There's You)-
21583-3Blues For HerkyVerve MGV 8348
21584-5I Was Doing All RightVerve MGV 8251
21585-4 | 62VK465Tour's End-
21586-1Detour AheadVerve MGV 8348
21587-1Sunday-
21588-5Three Little Words-
21589-1 | 62VK452Bronx BluesVerve MGV 8251
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-
* Verve MGV 8251   Stan Getz And The Oscar Peterson Trio
* Verve MGV 8348   Stan Getz And Gerry Mulligan, Stan Getz And The Oscar Peterson Trio

Sonny Stitt Sextet

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto, tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 11, 1957
21592-1Blues For BagsVerve MGV 8250
21593-3Cleveland Blues-
21594-1The String-
21595-1B.W. Blues-
* Verve MGV 8250   Sonny Stitt - Only The Blues

Louis Armstrong With Oscar Peterson Quartet

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 NightVerve MGV 8322, V/V6 8569, V/V6 8595
21717-4 | 63VK719That Old FeelingVerve V 10182, MGV 8322, V/V6 8569, V/V6 8595
21718-5 | 63VK645Let's Do It, Let's Fall In LoveVerve MGV 8322, V/V6 8569, VSP 24
21719-12I'll Never Be The SameVerve MGV 8322
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-
I Get A Kick Out Of YouVerve 825 713-2
Makin' Whoopee-
Willow Weep For Me-
* Verve MGV 8322, MGVS 6062, 825 713-2   Louis Armstrong Meets Oscar Peterson
* Verve V/V6 8569   The Essential Louis Armstrong
* Verve V/V6 8595   The Best Of Louis Armstrong - Verve's Choice
* Verve VSP 24   Various Artists - The Jazz Round
* Verve V 10182   Louis Armstrong - Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen / That Old Feeling

Ben Webster Quintet

Ben Webster (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 15, 1957
21740-4 | 62VK239Love Come Back To MeVerve VK 119, MGV 8274, VE2 2536
21741-1Where Are YouVerve MGV 8274, VE2 2536
21742-5 | 62VK238Makin' WhoopeeVerve VK 119, MGV 8274, VE2 2536
21743-5Ill WindVerve MGV 8274, VE2 2536
21744-6Late Date-
21745-2Time On My Hands-
21749-1Soulville-
* Verve MGV 8274   Ben Webster - Soulville
* Verve VE2 2536   Ben Webster - Soulville
* Verve VK 119   Ben Webster - Makin' Whoopee / Love Come Back To Me

Coleman Hawkins Quintet

Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) 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 SunriseVerve MGV 8261
21751-1My Melancholy Baby (Melancholy)-
21752-2Somebody Loves Me-
21753-3I'll Never Be The Same-
21754-4 | 63VK643How Long Has This Been Going OnVerve MGV 8261, V/V6 8568
21755-5You're BlaseVerve MGV 8261
21756-3I Wished On The Moon-
21757-5Like Someone In Love-
21758-2I Never Had A ChanceVerve 314 539 055-2
21758-5--
21759-1Begin The Beguine-
21760-4There's No YouVerve MGV 8261
21761-1Ill Wind (You're Blowin' Me No Good)-
21762-3 | 63VK644In A Mellow Tone (Baby, You And Me)Verve MGV 8261, V/V6 8568
21763-5Blues For ReneVerve MGV 8261
* Verve MGV 8261, MGVS 6033   The Genius Of Coleman Hawkins
* Verve V/V6 8568   The Essential Coleman Hawkins
* Verve 314 539 055-2   The Complete Gerry Mulligan Meets Ben Webster Sessions

Coleman Hawkins - Ben Webster Quintet

Coleman Hawkins, Ben Webster (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA, October 16, 1957
21764-4Blues For YolandaVerve MGV 8327, VE2 2520
21765-2MariaVerve MGV 8346, VE2 2520
21766-2It Never Entered My MindVerve MGV 8327, VE2 2520
21767-2Prisoner Of Love-
21768-3Tangerine-
21769-4La Rosita-
21769-9La Rosita (short version)unissued
21770-2Cocktail On TwoVerve VE2 2520
21771-4Shine On Harvest MoonVerve MGV 8327, VE2 2520
21771-10Shine On Harvest Moon (short version)unissued
21772-2You'd Be So Nice To Come Home ToVerve MGV 8327, VE2 2520
* Verve MGV 8327, MGVS 6066   Coleman Hawkins Encounters Ben Webster
* Verve VE2 2520   Ben Webster/Coleman Hawkins - Tenor Giants
* Verve MGV 8346, MGVS 6110   Coleman Hawkins And Confreres

Ella Fitzgerald

Ben Webster (tenor sax -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 ToneVerve MGV 4009-2, VE2 2540
2. 21774-6Mood Indigo-
3. 21775-8Love You MadlyVerve MGV 4009-2, VE2 2540, 2V6S 8818
4. 21776-11Lush LifeVerve MGV 4009-2, VE2 2540
5. 21777-9Squatty Roo-
* Verve MGV 4009-2   Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Duke Ellington Song Book, Vol. 2
= Verve MGV 4010-4   Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Duke Ellington Song Book
* Verve VE2 2540   Ella Fitzgerald - The Duke Ellington Song Book, Vol. 2
* Verve 2V6S 8818   Various Artists - We Love You Madly - A Tribute To Duke Ellington

Ella Fitzgerald At JATP

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 MadVerve MGV 8264
It's All Right With Me-
Bewitched, Bothered And Bewildered-
These Foolish Things-
Ill Wind-
64VK317Goody GoodyVerve MGV 8264, V/V6 4063
Moonlight In VermontVerve MGV 8264
* Verve MGV 8264, MGVS 6026   Ella Fitzgerald At The Opera House
* Verve V/V6 4063   The Best Of Ella Fitzgerald

Stan Getz - J.J. Johnson Sextet At JATP

J.J. Johnson (trombone -1/5) Stan Getz (tenor sax -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 BounceVerve MGV 8265
2.Blues In The Closet-
3.My Funny Valentine-
4.Crazy Rhythm-
5. 62VK456Yesterdays-
6. 62VK457It Never Entered My MindVerve MGV 8265, PR 2-3, VSP 2
* Verve MGV 8265, V 8490   Stan Getz And J.J. Johnson At The Opera House (mono)
= Verve 825 100-1   The Stan Getz And J.J. Johnson Set 1957
* Verve PR 2-3   Various Artists - Greatest Names In Jazz
* Verve VSP 2   Stan Getz - Eloquence

Jazz At The Philharmonic

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Stan Getz, Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Lester Young (tenor sax -2) Oscar Peterson (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals -3,4)
"Opera House", Chicago, IL, October 19, 1957
1.Stuffy (an error)Verve MGV 8267
2.Medley: Polka Dots And MoonbeamsVerve 825 101-1
3.Stompin' At The SavoyVerve 825 098-1
4.Them There Eyes-
* Verve MGV 8267, MGVS 6029, V/V6 8489   The JATP All-Stars At The Opera House
* Verve 825 101-1   Jazz At The Philharmonic - Lester Young Carnegie Blues
* Verve 825 098-1   Ella Fitzgerald - Lady Be Good

Oscar Peterson Trio At JATP

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
"Opera House", Chicago, IL, October 19, 1957
Should IVerve MGV 8269
Big Fat Mama-
Indiana-
Joy Spring-
Elevation-
* Verve MGV 8269, MGVS 6069, V/V6 8482   The Modern Jazz Quartet And The Oscar Peterson Trio At The Opera House

Jazz At The Philharmonic

Sonny Stitt (alto sax) Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Lester Young (tenor sax -3) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
"Shrine Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, October 25, 1957
1.The Slow BluesVerve MGV 8267
2.Merry Go Round-
3.Medley (Stuffy): Polka Dots And Moonbeams / Drum Feature-
* Verve MGV 8267, MGVS 6029, V/V6 8489   The JATP All-Stars At The Opera House

Stan Getz - J.J. Johnson Sextet At JATP

J.J. Johnson (trombone -1/4,6) Stan Getz (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
"Shrine Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, October 25, 1957
1.Billie's BounceVerve MGVS 6027
2.Blues In The Closet-
3.My Funny Valentine-
4.Crazy Rhythm-
5.It Never Entered My MindVerve MGVS 6027, 825 100-1
6.YesterdaysVerve 825 100-1
* Verve MGVS 6027, V6 8490   Stan Getz And J.J. Johnson At The Opera House (stereo)
* Verve 825 100-1   The Stan Getz And J.J. Johnson Set 1957

Ella Fitzgerald At JATP

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Sonny Stitt (alto sax) Stan Getz, Coleman Hawkins, Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips, Lester Young (tenor sax) 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 SavoyVerve MGV 8264, V/V6 8748
22517Stompin' At The Savoy, Part 1Verve 89187
22518Stompin' At The Savoy, Part 2-
Oh, Lady Be GoodVerve MGV 8264
* Verve MGV 8264, MGVS 6026   Ella Fitzgerald At The Opera House
* Verve V/V6 8748   Ella Fitzgerald - Ella "Live"
* Verve 89187, 89187x45   Ella Fitzgerald - Stompin' At The Savoy, Part 1&2

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Canada, November, 1957
22330-2Bye Bye BlackbirdVerve (Du) EPV 5088
22330-4 | 62VK201-Verve V 10145, VK 100
22331-2The Golden StrikerVerve V 10145
22331-6 | 62VK200-Verve (Du) EPV 5088, VK 100
* Verve (Du) EPV 5088   Oscar Peterson - The Golden Striker
* Verve V 10145   Oscar Peterson - Bye Bye Blackbird / The Golden Striker
* Verve VK 100   Oscar Peterson - The Golden Striker / Bye Bye Blackbird

1958

Dorothy Dandridge

Oscar Peterson (piano, celeste) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Dorothy Dandridge (vocals)
January 20, 1958
21942-3It's Easy To RememberVerve 314 547 514-2
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-
* Verve 314 547 514-2   Dorothy Dandridge - Smooth Operator

Ray Brown Quintet

Jerome Richardson (flute) Oscar Peterson (piano, organ) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, February 27 & 28, 1958
22042-5Bric A BracVerve MGV 8290
22043-6Upstairs Blues-
22044-21The Nearness Of You-
22045-11Take The "A" Train-
22046-18Indiana-
22047-15Jim-
22048-18Cool Walk-
* Verve MGV 8290   This Is Ray Brown

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
"Concertgebouw", Amsterdam, Netherlands, April 12, 1958
The Lady Is A TrampVerve MGV 8268
Daahoud-
We'll Be Together Again-
Bluesology (Bags' Groove)-
Budo-
I've Got The World On A String-
When Lights Are Low-
Evrev-
* Verve MGV 8268   The Oscar Peterson Trio At The Concertgebouw

Les Tricheurs (Soundtrack)

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Stan Getz, Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
Paris, France, May 1, 1958
1389Les TricheursBarclay (F) 74024; Verve (Du) EPV 5105
1390Clo's Tune-
1391Phil's Tune-
1392Mic's Jump-
* Barclay (F) 74024   Stan Getz/Oscar Peterson, and others - Les Tricheurs (Soundtrack)
* Verve (Du) EPV 5105   Stan Getz/Oscar Peterson, and others - Les Tricheurs (Soundtrack)

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
"Town Tavern Club", Toronto, ON, Canada, July 5, 1958
22364Sweet Georgia BrownVerve MGV 8287
22365Should IVerve MGV 8287, V/V6 8700
22366When Lights Are LowVerve MGV 8287
22367Easy Listening Blues-
22368Pennies From Heaven-
22369The Champ-
22370Moonlight In Vermont-
22371Baby, Baby All The Timeunissued
22372I Like To Recognize The Tune-
22373Blues For Junior-
22374Joy Spring-
22375Gal In Calico-
22376Love Is Here To Stay-
* Verve MGV 8287, MGVS 6036   On The Town With The Oscar Peterson Trio
* Verve V/V6 8700   Oscar Peterson - Thoroughly Modern 20's

The Oscar Peterson Trio / Pat Healy

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Bobby Troup (host)
KABC-TV, Stars Of Jazz #111. 1958-#33, August 18, 1958
I'd Like To Recognize The TuneCalliope CAL 3007
I Loves You, Porgy-
same session
The Golden Striker-
Bye Bye Blackbird (Blues Jam)-
* Calliope CAL 3007   Oscar Peterson, Leroy Vinnegar - Sessions, Live

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Gene Gammage (drums)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, November 20 & 21, 1958
22541-10 | 64VK200On The Street Where You LiveVerve V 10192, MGV 2119
22542-37 | 64VK201Get Me To The Church On TimeVerve MGV 2119
22543-9 | 64VK202I Could Have Danced All NightVerve V 10192, MGV 2119
22544-7 | 64VK203I've Grown Accustomed To Her FaceVerve MGV 2119
22545-3 | 64VK204Wouldn't It Be LoverlyVerve MGV 2119, V/V6 8740
22546-6 | 64VK205Show MeVerve MGV 2119
22547-10 | 64VK206The Rain In SpainVerve MGV 2119, V6 8775
* Verve MGV 2119, MGVS 6060, V/V6 8581   Oscar Peterson Plays "My Fair Lady"
* Verve V/V6 8740   Oscar Peterson - Night Train, Vol. 2
* Verve V6 8775   Oscar Peterson - Oscar's
* Verve V 10192   Oscar Peterson - On The Street Where You Live / I Could Have Danced All Night

1959

Sonny Stitt With Oscar Peterson Trio

Sonny Stitt (alto, tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
Paris, France, May 18, 1959
50001-7I Can't Give You Anything But LoveVerve MGV 8344
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-
* Verve MGV 8344, MGVS 6108   Sonny Stitt Sits In With The Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
Paris, France, May 18, 1959
50009-2Violets For Your Fursunissued
50010-3You Make Me Feel So YoungVerve MGV 8334
50011-9Come Dance With Me-
50012-2Saturday Night-
50013-12Young At Heartunissued
50014-2This Love For Mine-
50015-4The Tender TrapVerve MGV 8334
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-
50024-2Try A Little Tendernessunissued
50025-4Someone To Watch Over Me-
* Verve MGV 8334, MGVS 6071   Oscar Peterson - A Jazz Portrait Of Frank Sinatra

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, July 14-August 9, 1959
50039-1LisaVerve MGV 8351, V/V6 8700
50040-2Con AlmaVerve MGV 8351
50041-5Close Your Eyes-
50042-2The Maidens Of Cadiz-
50043-7My Heart Stood StillVerve MGV 8351, V/V6 8700
50044-8Woody'n YouVerve MGV 8351
same session
50045-6CottontailVerve MGV 2055
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 LadyVerve MGV 2055, 2V6S 8818
50052-3Rockin' The RhythmVerve MGV 2055
50053-3Prelude To A Kiss-
50054-1Don't Get Around Much Anymore-
50055-1In A Mellow Tone-
50056-1Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin'-
same session
50057-3It Ain't Necessarily SoVerve MGV 2054
50058-1The Man I Love-
50059-3Love Walked In-
50060-8I Was Doing All Right-
50061-4A Foggy Day-
50062-3Lady Be GoodVerve MGV 2054, V/V6 8700
50063-3Love Is Here To StayVerve MGV 2054, V6 8775
50064-6They All LaughedVerve MGV 2054
50065-5Let's Call The Whole Thing Off-
50066-4Summertime-
50067-4Nice Work If You Can Get It-
50068-2Shall We Dance-
same session
50069-1BewitchedVerve MGV 2057
50070-2This Can't Be Love-
50071-1It Might As Well Be SpringVerve MGV 2057, V6 8775
50072-2Johnny One NoteVerve MGV 2057
50073-3The Surrey With The Fringe On Top-
50074-3The Lady Is A Tramp-
50075-2Blue Moon-
50076-3Isn't It Romantic-
50077-5ManhattanVerve MGV 2057, V/V6 8700
50078-3LoverVerve MGV 2057
50079-2I Didn't Know What Time It Was-
50080-1My Funny Valentine-
same session
50081-1The Way You Look TonightVerve MGV 2056, V6 8775
50082-4YesterdaysVerve MGV 2056
50083-8I Won't Dance-
50084-1Bill-
50085-7The Song Is You-
50086-2A Fine Romance-
50087-5Can't Help Lovin' Dat ManVerve MGV 2056, V/V6 8700
50088-15Ol' Man River-
50089-1Long Ago And Far AwayVerve MGV 2056
50090-1Lovely To Look At-
50091-1Pick Yourself Up-
50092-3Smoke Gets In Your Eyes-
same session
50093-3It's Alright With MeVerve MGV 2052
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-
same session
50105-2Serenade In BlueVerve MGV 2059
50106-5Lullaby Of BroadwayVerve MGV 2059, V6 8775
50107-2I Only Have Eyes For YouVerve MGV 2059
50108-6Chattanooga Choo Choo-
50109-3I Had The Craziest Dream-
50110-2You'll Never KnowVerve MGV 2059, V6 8775
50111-3Time On My HandsVerve MGV 2059
50112-4Great Day-
50113-3More Than You Know-
50114-7Carioca-
50115-1Without A Song-
50116-6Drums In My Heat-
same session
50117-3I've Got My Love To Keep Me WarmVerve MGV 2053
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) RememberVerve MGV 2053, V/V6 8700
same session
50129-1As Long As I LiveVerve MGV 2060
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 RainbowVerve MGV 2060, V6 8775
50138-3Happiness Is Just A Thing Called JoeVerve MGV 2060
50139-1The Man That Got Away-
50140-3Ill Wind-
same session
50141-5When My Sugar Walks Down The StreetVerve MGV 2061
50142-1I Can't Believe That You're In Love With MeVerve MGV 2061, V/V6 8700
50143-3On The Sunny Side Of The StreetVerve MGV 2061
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-
* Verve MGV 8351, MGVS 6116   The Jazz Soul Of Oscar Peterson
* Verve V/V6 8700   Oscar Peterson - Thoroughly Modern 20's
* Verve MGV 2055, MGVS 6086   Oscar Peterson Plays The Duke Ellington Song Book
* Verve 2V6S 8818   Various Artists - We Love You Madly - A Tribute To Duke Ellington
* Verve MGV 2054, MGVS 6085   Oscar Peterson Plays The George Gershwin Song Book
* Verve V6 8775   Oscar Peterson - Oscar's
* Verve MGV 2057, MGVS 6088   Oscar Peterson Plays The Richard Rodgers Song Book
* Verve MGV 2056, MGVS 6087   Oscar Peterson Plays The Jerome Kern Song Book
* Verve MGV 2052, MGVS 6083   Oscar Peterson Plays The Cole Porter Song Book
* Verve MGV 2059, MGVS 6090   Oscar Peterson Plays The Harry Warren Song Book
* Verve MGV 2053, MGVS 6084   Oscar Peterson Plays The Irving Berlin Song Book
* Verve MGV 2060, MGVS 6091   Oscar Peterson Plays The Harold Arlen Song Book
* Verve MGV 2061, MGVS 6092   Oscar Peterson Plays The Jimmy McHugh Song Book

Oscar Peterson Trio

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)Verve MGV 8340
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-
22951-3 | 62VK438?Scarborough Junctionunissued
* Verve MGV 8340, MGVS 6098   Oscar Peterson Plays Porgy And Bess

Oscar Peterson Trio With Russ Garcia Orchestra

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) unidentified orchestra, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA?, November 5, 1959
22981-6Con AlmaVerve MGV 8364, 2V6S 8810, V3HB 8842
22982-2Blues For Big ScotiaVerve 2V6S 8810
22982-5-Verve MGV 8364
22983-1The Spirit FeelVerve MGV 8364, 2V6S 8810
22984-7Stockholm Sweetnin'-
22985-6Cubano Chant-
22986-6Little Pea's Blues-
22987-3Close Your EyesVerve MGV 8364, V/V6 8740, 2V6S 8810
22988-4I Lead A Charmed LifeVerve 2V6S 8810
O.P.Verve MGV 8364
* Verve MGV 8364, MGVS 6119   Swinging Brass With The Oscar Peterson Trio
* Verve 2V6S 8810   The Oscar Peterson Collection
* Verve V3HB 8842   Oscar Peterson - Return Engagement
* Verve V/V6 8740   Oscar Peterson - Night Train, Vol. 2

Ben Webster With Oscar Peterson Trio

Ben Webster (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, November 6, 1959
22989-6SundayVerve MGV 8349, VE2 2536, VSP 24
22990-1When Your Lover Has GoneVerve MGV 8349, VE2 2536
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-
* Verve MGV 8349   Ben Webster Meets Oscar Peterson
= Verve MGVS 6114   Ben Webster Meets Oscar Peterson And His Trio
* Verve VE2 2536   Ben Webster - Soulville
* Verve VSP 24   Various Artists - The Jazz Round

1960

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January, 1960?
26213When Did I Fall In LoveVerve MGV 8366
26214Little Tin Box-
26215Home Again-
26216'Till Tomorrow-
26217Politics And PokerVerve V 10207, MGV 8366
26218Gentleman JimmyVerve MGV 8366
26219UnfairVerve V 10207, MGV 8366
26220On The Side Of The AngelsVerve MGV 8366
26221Where Do I Go From Here-
* Verve MGV 8366, MGVS 6134   Oscar Peterson - The Music From "Fiorello"
* Verve V 10207   Oscar Peterson - Politics And Poker / Unfair

Oscar Peterson and others

Oscar Peterson (piano) and others
CBC Studios, Canada, 1960
My Heart Stood StillJust A Memory (Canadian) JAS 9507-2
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-
* Just A Memory (Canadian) JAS 9507-2   Oscar Peterson Trio Live At CBC Studios 1960

1961

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
"London House", Chicago, IL, July 28, 1961
61VK402Billy BoyVerve VK 10268, V/V6 8420
61VK403Yours Is My Heart AloneVerve VK 10268
61VK404I've Never Been In Love BeforeVerve V/V6 8420
61VK405In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning-
61VK470Chicago-
* Verve V/V6 8420   Oscar Peterson - The Trio: Live From Chicago
* Verve VK 10268   Oscar Peterson - Billy Boy / Yours Is My Heart Alone

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
"London House", Chicago, IL, July 29, 1961
61VK463The Night We Called It A DayVerve V/V6 8420
61VK471Sometimes I'm Happy-
61VK535Whisper NotVerve V/V6 8420, V3HB 8842
* Verve V/V6 8420   Oscar Peterson - The Trio: Live From Chicago
* Verve V3HB 8842   Oscar Peterson - Return Engagement

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
"London House", Chicago, IL, August 20, 1961
61VK465Ill WindVerve V/V6 8480
61VK466Tricotism-
61VK467Blues For Big Scotiaunissued
* Verve V/V6 8480   Oscar Peterson - The Sound Of The Trio

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
"London House", Chicago, IL, August 25, 1961
61VK464Daahoudunissued
61VK468Yesterdays-
61VK469Kadota's BluesVerve V/V6 8480
* Verve V/V6 8480   Oscar Peterson - The Sound Of The Trio

Oscar Peterson Trio With Milt Jackson

Milt Jackson (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, September 15, 1961
61VK343Like Someone In Loveunissued
61VK344On Green Dolphin StreetVerve V/V6 8429, V3HB 8842
61VK345Reunion BluesVerve V/V6 8429
61VK346Untitled Peterson Originalunissued
* Verve V/V6 8429   Oscar Peterson/Milt Jackson - Very Tall
* Verve V3HB 8842   Oscar Peterson - Return Engagement

Oscar Peterson Trio With Milt Jackson

Milt Jackson (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
NYC, September 18, 1961
61VK347HeartstringsVerve V/V6 8429
61VK348The Work SongVerve V/V6 8429, V3HB 8848
61VK349John Brown's BodyVerve V/V6 8429
61VK350A Wonderful GuyVerve V/V6 8429, V/V6 8579
61VK351Untitled Peterson Originalunissued
61VK352Seven Come Eleven-
61VK353Soft Winds-
* Verve V/V6 8429   Oscar Peterson/Milt Jackson - Very Tall
* Verve V3HB 8848   Milt Jackson - Return Engagement
* Verve V/V6 8579   Various Artists - Winners All! Down Beat Jazz Poll

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
"London House", Chicago, IL, October, 1961
61VK661Thag's DanceVerve V/V6 8480
61VK662There Is No Greater Loveunissued
On Green Dolphin StreetVerve V/V6 8480, V3HB 8842
* Verve V/V6 8480   Oscar Peterson - The Sound Of The Trio
* Verve V3HB 8842   Oscar Peterson - Return Engagement

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
"London House", Chicago, IL, 1961-1962
Billy BoyVerve 314 531 766-2
It Happened In Monterey-
Billy Boy-
Introduction-
On Green Dolphin Street-
Moanin'-
Billy Boy-
Scrapple 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-
* Verve 314 531 766-2   Oscar Peterson - The London House Sessions

1962

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, January 24 & 25, 1962
62VK246Something's ComingVerve V/V6 8454, V6 8775
62VK247SomewhereVerve V/V6 8454, V3HB 8842
62VK248Jet SongVerve V/V6 8454
62VK249Tonight-
62VK250Maria-
62VK251I Feel Pretty-
62VK252Reprise-
* Verve V/V6 8454   Oscar Peterson - West Side Story
* Verve V6 8775   Oscar Peterson - Oscar's
* Verve V3HB 8842   Oscar Peterson - Return Engagement

Oscar Peterson Trio With Ernie Wilkins Big Band

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 sax) James Moody, Jerome Richardson (tenor sax) George Dorsey, Seldon Powell (baritone sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger, conductor)
NYC, June 13, 1962
62VK496Blues For Big ScotiaVerve V/V6 8476
* Verve V/V6 8476   The Oscar Peterson Trio With The All Star Big Band! - Bursting Out

Oscar Peterson Trio With Ernie Wilkins Big Band

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 sax) James Moody, Jerome Richardson (tenor sax) George Dorsey, Seldon Powell (baritone sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger, conductor): same personnel
NYC, June 14, 1962
62VK501I Love YouVerve VK 121, V/V6 8476
62VK502Daahoud-
62VK503TricotismVerve V/V6 8476
62VK506Manteca-
* Verve V/V6 8476   The Oscar Peterson Trio With The All Star Big Band! - Bursting Out
* Verve VK 121   Oscar Peterson - I Love You / Daahoud

Oscar Peterson Trio With Ernie Wilkins Big Band

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 sax) James Moody, Jerome Richardson (tenor sax) George Dorsey, Seldon Powell (baritone sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger, conductor): same personnel
NYC, June 15, 1962
62VK499West Coast BluesVerve V/V6 8476
* Verve V/V6 8476   The Oscar Peterson Trio With The All Star Big Band! - Bursting Out

Oscar Peterson Trio With Ernie Wilkins Big Band

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 sax) James Moody, Jerome Richardson (tenor sax) George Dorsey, Seldon Powell (baritone sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger, conductor): same personnel
NYC, June 24, 1962
62VK500Here's That Rainy DayVerve V/V6 8476
62VK504I'm Old Fashioned-
62VK505Young And Foolish-
* Verve V/V6 8476   The Oscar Peterson Trio With The All Star Big Band! - Bursting Out

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
Chicago, IL, September 25, 1962
62VK633Waltz For DebbyVerve V/V6 8516, V3HB 8842
62VK634TangerineVerve V/V6 8516
62VK635The Gravy WaltzVerve VK 10292, V/V6 8516, V/V6 8579
62VK636Six And FourVerve V/V6 8516
* Verve V/V6 8516   Oscar Peterson - Affinity
* Verve V3HB 8842   Oscar Peterson - Return Engagement
* Verve V/V6 8579   Various Artists - Winners All! Down Beat Jazz Poll
* Verve VK 10292   Oscar Peterson - The Gravy Waltz / This Could Be The Start Of Something Big

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
Chicago, IL, September 26, 1962
62VK637YesterdaysVerve V/V6 8516
62VK638This Could Be The Start Of Something BigVerve VK 10292, V/V6 8516
62VK639Yours Are My Heart's DelightVerve V/V6 8516
* Verve V/V6 8516   Oscar Peterson - Affinity
* Verve VK 10292   Oscar Peterson - The Gravy Waltz / This Could Be The Start Of Something Big

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
probably "London House", Chicago, IL, September 27, 1962
101622There Is No Greater LoveVerve V/V6 8681, V3HB 8842
101623I Remember Clifford-
101624Autumn LeavesVerve V/V6 8681
101625Blues For Big Scotia-
101626Swamp Fire-
101627I Love You-
* Verve V/V6 8681   Oscar Peterson - Something Warm
* Verve V3HB 8842   Oscar Peterson - Return Engagement

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
Chicago, IL, September 27, 1962
62VK640I'm A Fool To Want YouVerve V/V6 8516
62VK641Baubles, Bangles And Beads-
62VK642The Prayerunissued
* Verve V/V6 8516   Oscar Peterson - Affinity

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
"London House", Chicago, IL, September 27, 1962
Put On A Happy FaceVerve V/V6 8660
Old Folks-
Woody'n You-
Yesterdays-
Diablo-
Soon-
Lonesome Me (The Lonesome One)-
* Verve V/V6 8660   Oscar Peterson - Put On A Happy Face

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, December 15 & 16, 1962
62VK756Night TrainVerve V/V6 8538, V/V6 8740, V3HB 8842
62VK757C Jam BluesVerve V/V6 8538, V3HB 8842
62VK758Georgia On My Mind-
62VK759Bags' Groove-
62VK760Moten SwingVerve V/V6 8538
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-
* Verve V/V6 8538   Oscar Peterson - Night Train
* Verve V/V6 8740   Oscar Peterson - Night Train, Vol. 2
* Verve V3HB 8842   Oscar Peterson - Return Engagement

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, December 16, 1962
62VK783VolareVerve unissued
62VK784My Heart Belongs To Daddy-

1963

Bill Henderson With Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) Bill Henderson (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, February, 1963
You Are My SunshineMGM E 4128
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-
* MGM E 4128   Bill Henderson With The Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, August 3, 1963
63VK531Hallelujah TimeVerve VK 10302
63VK532Hymn To Freedom-
* Verve VK 10302   Oscar Peterson - Hallelujah Time / Hymn To Freedom

Oscar Peterson Trio With Nelson Riddle's Orchestra

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) 5 horns, 5 flutes, 10 celli, harp, percussion, Nelson Riddle (arranger, conductor)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, November 8, 1963
63VK708Portrait Of JennyVerve V/V6 8562
63VK713My Foolish Heart-
63VK714Nightingale-
63VK715My Ship-
63VK716Come SundayVerve VK 10320, V/V6 8562
63VK718A Balladunissued
* Verve V/V6 8562   Oscar Peterson And Nelson Riddle
* Verve VK 10320   Oscar Peterson - Come Sunday / Someday My Prince Will Come

Oscar Peterson Trio With Nelson Riddle's Orchestra

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) probably 4 trumpet, 3-4 trombone, 5 reeds and strings, Nelson Riddle (arranger, conductor)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, November 10, 1963
63VK709JudyVerve V/V6 8562
63VK710'Round Midnight-
63VK711A Sleeping Bee-
63VK712Goodbye-
63VK717Someday My Prince Will ComeVerve VK 10320, V/V6 8562
* Verve V/V6 8562   Oscar Peterson And Nelson Riddle
* Verve VK 10320   Oscar Peterson - Come Sunday / Someday My Prince Will Come

1964

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, February 27, 1964
64VK261Fly Me To The MoonVerve V/V6 8591
64VK262Shiny Stockings-
64VK263Li'l Darlin'Verve V/V6 8591, V/V6 8740, V3HB 8842
64VK264Little Right FootVerve V/V6 8591, V/V6 8740
64VK265You Stepped Out Of A DreamVerve V/V6 8591
* Verve V/V6 8591   The Oscar Peterson Trio Plays
* Verve V/V6 8740   Oscar Peterson - Night Train, Vol. 2
* Verve V3HB 8842   Oscar Peterson - Return Engagement

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
NYC, February 28, 1964
64VK266Let's Fall In LoveVerve V/V6 8591
64VK267The Strut-
64VK268This Nearly Was Mine-
64VK269Satin Doll-
64VK270For Lena And Lennieunissued
* Verve V/V6 8591   The Oscar Peterson Trio Plays

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, May, 1964
At Long Last LoveMPS (G) MPS 15178
Easy Walker-
Tin Tin Deo-
I've Got A Crush On You-
A Foggy Day-
Like Someone In Love-
* MPS (G) MPS 15178; MPS/BASF (G) CRM 668, 21 20668-8   Oscar Peterson - Action
= Prestige PR 7690   Oscar Peterson - Easy Walker

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
"Ohte-machi Sankei Hall", Tokyo, Japan, June 2, 1964
Maidens Of CadizPablo (J) VDJ-25008
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-
* Pablo (J) VDJ-25008   The Oscar Peterson Trio In Tokyo 1964

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
live in London, England, circa mid 1964
Hallelujah TimeMoon (It) MCD 050-2
Con Alma-
Waltz For Debby-
Cubano Chant-
Yours Is My Heart Alone-
London Romp-
My One And Only Love-
Nightingale-
Reunion Blues-
* Moon (It) MCD 050-2   Oscar Peterson - Hallelujah Time!

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
live in Ljubljana, Yugoslavia, July 29, 1964
TangerinePoint #2620532
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-
* Point #2620532   Oscar Peterson - Live And At It's Very Best

Oscar Peterson Trio With Clark Terry

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 ManMercury MG 20975
2. 33053Jim-
3. 33054Blues For Smedley-
4. 33055Roundalay-
5. 33056MumblesMercury 72342, MG 20975, SR 647C
6. 33057Mack The KnifeMercury MG 20975, SR 647C
7. 33058They Didn't Believe MeMercury MG 20975
8. 33059Squeaky's Blues-
9. 33060I Want A Little GirlMercury MG 20975, SR 647C
10. 33061Incoherent BluesMercury 72342, MG 20975, SR 647C
* Mercury MG 20975, SR 60975, (J) 195J-14   Oscar Peterson Trio + One, Clark Terry
* Mercury SR 647C   Oscar Peterson - Incoherent Blues
* Mercury 72342   Oscar Peterson/Clark Terry - Mumbles / Incoherent Blues

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, September 9, 1964
33854Ballad To The EastLimelight LM 82010
33855Land Of The Misty Giants-
33856Wheatland-
33857Blues Of The Prairies-
33858Laurentide Waltz-
33859March PastLimelight L 3056, LM 82010
33860Hogtown BluesLimelight LM 82010
33861Place St. HenriLimelight L 3056, LM 82010
* Limelight LM 82010, LS 86010, (J) 195J-15   Oscar Peterson - Canadiana Suite
* Limelight L 3056   Oscar Peterson - March Past / Place St. Henri

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
NYC, October 19, 1964
64VK509The Girl From IpanemaVerve V/V6 8606
64VK510Quiet Nights Of Quiet Stars (Corcovado)Verve VK 10354, V/V6 8606
64VK511Have You Met Miss JonesVerve V/V6 8606
* Verve V/V6 8606   Oscar Peterson - We Get Requests
* Verve VK 10354   Oscar Peterson - Corcovado / People

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
NYC, October 20, 1964
64VK512D&E BluesVerve V/V6 8606, V/V6 8740
64VK513Time And AgainVerve V/V6 8606
64VK514You Look Good To Me-
64VK515PeopleVerve VK 10354, V/V6 8606
64VK516My One And Only LoveVerve V/V6 8606, V3HB 8842
64VK517The Days Of Wine And RosesVerve V/V6 8606, V6 8775
* Verve V/V6 8606   Oscar Peterson - We Get Requests
* Verve V/V6 8740   Oscar Peterson - Night Train, Vol. 2
* Verve V3HB 8842   Oscar Peterson - Return Engagement
* Verve V6 8775   Oscar Peterson - Oscar's
* Verve VK 10354   Oscar Peterson - Corcovado / People

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
1964
64VK591Goodbye J.D.Verve V/V6 8606
* Verve V/V6 8606   Oscar Peterson - We Get Requests

1965 (age 40)

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
London, England or Adelaide, Australia, January 23, 1965
Place St. HenriJazz Birdie's Of Paradise Best.-Nr. J-Bop 047
My One And Only Love-
Nightingale-
Your Is My Heart Alone-
* Jazz Birdie's Of Paradise Best.-Nr. J-Bop 047   Oscar Peterson - Nightingale

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, May 10, 1965
Gravy WaltzMPS (G) 529096-2
Three O'Clock In The Morning-
Squeaky's Blues-
Tenderly-
* MPS (G) 529096-2   Oscar Peterson - The Lost Tapes: Exclusively For My Friends

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
NYC, May 18, 1965
Coney Island U.S.A.Limelight LM 82002
* Limelight LM 82002, LS 86002   Various Artists - I/We Had A Ball

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums): same personnel
"Tivoli Gardens Concert Hall", Copenhagen, Denmark, May 29, 1965
Children's TuneLimelight LM 82023
Younger Than Springtime-
Misty-
Django-
The Smudge-
Autumn Leaves-
Moanin'-
Lover's Promenade-
* Limelight LM 82023, LS 86023, (J) 195J-16   Oscar Peterson - Eloquence

Oscar Peterson Trio

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 SorryLimelight LM 82029, LS 304C
2. 35909Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To YouLimelight LM 82029
3. 35910Straighten Up And Fly RightLimelight L 3072, LM 82029
4. 35911It's Only A Paper MoonLimelight LM 82029, LS 304C
5. 35912Sweet Lorraine-
6. 35913Little GirlLimelight LM 82029
7. 35914Easy Listening Blues-
* Limelight LM 82029, LS 86029, LM 82035, LS 86035, (J) 195J-17; Universal (J) UCCM-9129   Oscar Peterson - With Respect To Nat
* Limelight LS 304C   Oscar Peterson - With Respect To Nat
* Limelight L 3072   Oscar Peterson - Straighten Up And Fly Right / When My Sugar Walks Down The Street

Oscar Peterson With Manny Album Orchestra

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, bass flute) Jerry Dodgion, Phil Woods (alto sax) Marvin Holladay (baritone sax) 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 SkyLimelight LM 82029, LS 304C
37144Walkin' My Baby Back Home-
37145When My Sugar Walks Down The StreetLimelight L 3072, LM 82029, LS 304C
37146UnforgettableLimelight LM 82029
37147Calypso Blues-
* Limelight LM 82029, LS 86029, LM 82035, LS 86035, (J) 195J-17; Universal (J) UCCM-9129   Oscar Peterson - With Respect To Nat
* Limelight LS 304C   Oscar Peterson - With Respect To Nat
* Limelight L 3072   Oscar Peterson - Straighten Up And Fly Right / When My Sugar Walks Down The Street

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, late 1965
Robbins' NestMPS (G) MPS 15179
* MPS (G) MPS 15179; MPS/BASF (G) CRM 669, 21 20669-6   Oscar Peterson - Girl Talk
= Prestige PR 7649   Oscar Peterson Plays For Lovers

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Hayes (drums): same personnel
Chicago Sound Studios, Chicago, IL, December 3, 1965
37527Stella By StarlightLimelight LM 82039
37528L'Impossible-
37529Bossa Beguine-
37530I Know You Oh So Well-
37531If I Were A Bell-
* Limelight LM 82039, LS 86039, (J) 195J-18   Oscar Peterson - Blues Etude

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
Continental, 1965
Con AlmaBandstand (J) TKCB-71066
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-
* Bandstand (J) TKCB-71066   Oscar Peterson - The Classic Trio

1966

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Chicago Sound Studios, Chicago, IL, May 4, 1966
38563Blues EtudeLimelight LM 82039
38564The Shadow Of Your Smile-
38565Let's Fall In Love-
38566Shelly's World-
* Limelight LM 82039, LS 86039, (J) 195J-18   Oscar Peterson - Blues Etude

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Louis Hayes (drums): same personnel
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, November, 1966
I'm In The Mood For LoveMPS (G) MPS 15179
* MPS (G) MPS 15179; MPS/BASF (G) CRM 669, 21 20669-6   Oscar Peterson - Girl Talk
= Prestige PR 7649   Oscar Peterson Plays For Lovers

Oscar Peterson Sextet

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Louis Hayes (drums) Henley Gibson (congas) Marshall Thompson (timbales) Harold Jones (percussion)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, December 12-14, 1966
39228Soulville SambaLimelight LM 82044
39229Soulville Samba (short version)Mercury unissued
39230How InsensitiveLimelight LM 82044
39231Call Me-
39232Carioca-
39233Amanha (Tommorow)-
39234Samba De Orfeu-
39235Meditation-
39236Mas Que Nada-
39237Manha De Carnaval-
39238Samba Sensitive-
* Limelight LM 82044, LS 86044, (J) 195J-19, (J) PHCE 6004   Oscar Peterson - Soul Espanol

1967

Oscar Peterson Trio At JATP

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
Oakland and NYC, June 28-July 1, 1967
SmedleyPablo 2625-704
Someday My Prince Will Come-
Daytrain-
* Pablo 2625-704, 3PACD-2625-704-2   Jazz At The Philharmonic - The Greatest Jazz Concert In The World

Jazz At The Philharmonic

Benny Carter, Johnny Hodges (alto sax) Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
Oakland and NYC, June 28-July 1, 1967
C Jam BluesPablo 2625-704
Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Benny Carter (alto sax) Paul Gonsalves, Zoot Sims (tenor sax) 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-
Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Johnny Hodges (alto sax) Paul Gonsalves (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) T-Bone Walker (guitar, vocals) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
Woman You Must Be Crazy-
Stormy Monday-
* Pablo 2625-704, 3PACD-2625-704-2   Jazz At The Philharmonic - The Greatest Jazz Concert In The World

Coleman Hawkins With Oscar Peterson Trio At JATP

Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
Oakland and NYC, June 28-July 1, 1967
MoonglowPablo 2625-704
Sweet Georgia Brown-
* Pablo 2625-704, 3PACD-2625-704-2   Jazz At The Philharmonic - The Greatest Jazz Concert In The World

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra At JATP

Cat Anderson, Mercer Ellington, Herbie Jones, Cootie Williams (trumpet) Lawrence Brown, Chuck Connors, Buster Cooper (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor sax) Johnny Hodges (alto sax) Russell Procope (alto sax, clarinet) Paul Gonsalves (tenor sax) Harry Carney (baritone sax, 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" TrainPablo 2625-704
* Pablo 2625-704, 3PACD-2625-704-2   Jazz At The Philharmonic - The Greatest Jazz Concert In The World

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, November 12, 1967
I Will Wait For YouMPS (G) 529096-2
Let's Fall In Love-
Put On A Happy Face-
Stella By Starlight-
Moanin'-
* MPS (G) 529096-2   Oscar Peterson - The Lost Tapes: Exclusively For My Friends

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums): same personnel
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, November, 1967
On A Clear DayMPS (G) MPS 15179; Prestige 45-727
Girl Talk-
* MPS (G) MPS 15179; MPS/BASF (G) CRM 669, 21 20669-6   Oscar Peterson - Girl Talk
= Prestige PR 7649   Oscar Peterson Plays For Lovers
* Prestige 45-727   Oscar Peterson - Girl Talk / On A Clear Day

1968

Oscar Peterson Trio

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 RiverMPS (G) MPS 15179
Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
Waltzing Is HipMPS (G) MPS 15180
Satin Doll-
Love Is Here To Stay-
Sandy's BluesMPS (G) MPS 15180; Prestige 45-711
Alice In WonderlandMPS (G) MPS 15180
Noreen's Nocturne-
same session
In A Mellow ToneMPS (G) MPS 15221
Nica's Dream-
Green Dolphin Street-
Sometimes I'm Happy-
Summertime-
Who Can I Turn To-
same session
Travelin' OnMPS (G) MPS 15222
Emily-
Quiet Nights-
Sax No End-
When Lights Are Low-
* MPS (G) MPS 15179; MPS/BASF (G) CRM 669, 21 20669-6   Oscar Peterson - Girl Talk
= Prestige PR 7649   Oscar Peterson Plays For Lovers
* MPS (G) MPS 15180; MPS/BASF (G) CRM 670, 21 20670-1; Pausa PR 7080   Oscar Peterson - The Way I Really Play
= Prestige PR 7620   The Great Oscar Peterson On Prestige!
* MPS (G) MPS 15221; MPS/BASF (G) CRM 692, 21 20692-0   Oscar Peterson - Mellow Mood
* MPS (G) MPS 15222; MPS/BASF (G) CRM 693, 21 20693-9   Oscar Peterson - Travelin' On
* Prestige 45-711   Oscar Peterson - Sandy's Blues, Part 1&2

Oscar Peterson Solo

Oscar Peterson (piano)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, circa April, 1968
Someone To Watch Over MeMPS (G) MPS 15181
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-
* MPS (G) MPS 15181; MPS/BASF (G) CRM 671, 21 20671-8; Pausa PR 7069   Oscar Peterson - My Favorite Instrument
= Prestige PR 7595   Oscar Peterson - Soul-O!

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) possibly Roland Haynes (bass) possibly Bobby Durham (drums)
"Canadian Summer Festival", Montreal, QC, Canada, July 1, 1968
opening announcementsRadio Canada RM 200
The Lamp Is Low / Here's That Rainy Day / Fall In Love-
announcements-
Wheatland-
So Nice-
Noreen's Nocturne-
Tenderly-
closing announcements-
* Radio Canada RM 200   Oscar Peterson - Canadian Music Festival 1968

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
London, England or Adelaide, Australia, October 17, 1968
Let's Fall In LoveJazz Birdie's Of Paradise Best.-Nr. J-Bop 047
Sandi's Blues-
Noreen's Nocturne-
On A Clear Day-
L'Impossible-
The Lamp Is Low-
* Jazz Birdie's Of Paradise Best.-Nr. J-Bop 047   Oscar Peterson - Nightingale

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums): same personnel
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, October 30, 1968
Never Say YesMPS (G) 529096-2
It's Impossible-
My Romance-
* MPS (G) 529096-2   Oscar Peterson - The Lost Tapes: Exclusively For My Friends

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums): same personnel
"Konzerthaus", Vienna, Austria, November 9, 1968
The Lamp Is LowPhilology (It) W 34.2
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-
* Philology (It) W 34.2   Oscar Peterson - The Vienna Concert

1969

Oscar Peterson Trio With Claus Ogerman Orchestra

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 TomatoMPS (G) MPS 15251
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-
* MPS (G) MPS 15251; MPS/BASF (G) CRM 713, 21 20713-7   Oscar Peterson - Motions And Emotions

Oscar Peterson Quartet

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 BluesMPS (G) MPS 15262
Exactly Like You-
Day By Day-
Hamp's Blues-
Blues For H.G.-
A Lovely Way To Spend An Evening-
Seven Come Eleven-
* MPS (G) MPS 15262; MPS/BASF (G) CRM 723, 21 20723-4   Oscar Peterson - Hello Herbie

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
"Salle Wagram", Paris, France, November, 1969
Title UnknownJoker (J) UPS-2071-KR
On A Clear Day-
Title Unknown-
I Concentrate On You-
Noreen's Nocturne-
Satin Doll-
Let's Fall In Love-
* Joker (J) UPS-2071-KR   Oscar Peterson - In Paris

1970

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
NYC, circa January, 1970
TristezaMPS (G) MPS 15275
Nightingale-
Porgy-
Triste-
You Stepped Out Of A Dream-
Watch What Happens-
Fly Me To The Moon-
Down Here On The Ground-
* MPS (G) MPS 15275; MPS/BASF (G) CRM 734, 21 20734-1   Oscar Peterson - Tristeza On Piano

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Jiri Mraz (bass) Ray Price (drums)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, November 10-13, 1970
I Love YouMPS (G) MPS 15297
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-
Blues For MarthaMPS/BASF (G) CRM 869
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-
* MPS (G) MPS 15297; MPS/BASF (G) CRM 868, 21 20868-0   Oscar Peterson - Walking The Line
* MPS/BASF (G) CRM 869, 21 20869-9   Oscar Peterson - Another Day

Oscar Peterson Solo

Oscar Peterson (piano)
Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer Studio, Villingen, West Germany, November 10-13, 1970
Give Me A Simple LifeMPS/BASF (G) CRM 879
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-
* MPS/BASF (G) CRM 879, 21 20879-6   Oscar Peterson - Tracks

Unknown Jam Session

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Al Grey (trombone) Benny Carter (alto sax) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
live in Stockholm, Sweden, 1970
Jim DawgMoon (It) MCD 050-2
* Moon (It) MCD 050-2   Oscar Peterson - Hallelujah Time!

1971

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) George Mraz (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
"Theatre De Verdure", Nice, France, July 22, 1971
The Lamp Is LowEditoriale Pantheon (It) JCD 02
Younger Than Springtime-
Who Can I Turn To-
Soft Wind-
Wave-
Lil' Darlin'-
Body And Soul-
Just Friends / Blues Etude-
Autumn Leaves-
* Editoriale Pantheon (It) JCD 02   Oscar Peterson Trio In Concert - Nice, Teatre De Verdure, July 22, 1971: The <<Jazz>> Collection

Oscar Peterson - Milt Jackson Quartet

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

Oscar Peterson Trio With The Singers Unlimited

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 StreetMPS/BASF (G) 21 20905-9
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-
* MPS/BASF (G) 21 20905-9   The Oscar Peterson Trio + The Singers Unlimited - In Tune

Oscar Peterson Trio

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 HereMPS/BASF (G) 21 21281-5
Younger Than Springtime-
Smile-
Soft Winds-
Just Squeeze Me-
On The Trail-
Wheatland-
* MPS/BASF (G) 21 21281-5   Oscar Peterson - Great Connection

1972

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Michel Donato (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
"Golden Room, Palace Hotel", Tokyo, Japan, May 27, 1972
What Am I Here ForDenon (J) COCY-80581
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-
* Denon (J) COCY-80581   The Oscar Peterson Trio In Tokyo

Jazz At The Philharmonic

Harry Edison, Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Al Grey (trombone) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Stan Getz (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
"Civic Auditorium", Santa Monica, CA, June 2, 1972
5400 NorthPablo 2625-701
* Pablo 2625-701, 3PACD-2625-701-2   Jazz At The Philharmonic - Jazz At The Santa Monica Civic '72

Oscar Peterson Duo At JATP

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass)
"Civic Auditorium", Santa Monica, CA, June 2, 1972
You Are My SunshinePablo 2625-701
* Pablo 2625-701, 3PACD-2625-701-2   Jazz At The Philharmonic - Jazz At The Santa Monica Civic '72

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Michel Donato (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
London, England or Adelaide, Australia, July, 1972
Sweet LandJazz Birdie's Of Paradise Best.-Nr. J-Bop 047
You Stepped Out Of A Dream-
Yesterdays-
It's That Rainy Day-
Soft Winds-
* Jazz Birdie's Of Paradise Best.-Nr. J-Bop 047   Oscar Peterson - Nightingale

Oscar Peterson Solo

Oscar Peterson (piano)
live in Baalbek, Lebanon & Amsterdam, Netherlands, August 17 & November 4, 1972
YesterdaysPablo PACD-2310-975-2
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-
* Pablo PACD-2310-975-2   Oscar Peterson - Solo

Oscar Peterson Trio x 3

Oscar Peterson (piano) Irving Ashby (guitar -1,2) Barney Kessel (guitar -3,6,8) Herb Ellis (guitar -4,5,7) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, December 27, 1972
1.You Can Depend On MePablo 2625-702
2.This Is Where It's At-
3.Okie Blues-
4.I Want To Be Happy-
5.Texas Blues-
6.Wes' TunePablo 2310-895
7.When Your Lover Has Gone-
8.Ma! (He's Making Eyes At Me)-
9.Tenderly-
* Pablo 2625-702, 2PACD-2625-702-2   Oscar Peterson - History Of An Artist
* Pablo 2310-895   Oscar Peterson - History Of An Artist, Vol. 2

Oscar Peterson Duo

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, December 29, 1972
R.B. BluesPablo 2625-702
I Wished On The Moon-
* Pablo 2625-702, 2PACD-2625-702-2   Oscar Peterson - History Of An Artist

1973

Oscar Peterson - Stephane Grappelli Quartet

Stephane Grappelli (violin) Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Paris, France, February 22 & 23, 1973
Them There EyesAmerica (F) 30 AM 6129; Prestige PR 24041
Flamingo-
Makin' Whoopee-
Looking At You-
Walking My Baby Back HomeAmerica (F) 30 AM 6129; Prestige PR 24041, P-24052
My One And Only LoveAmerica (F) 30 AM 6129; Prestige PR 24041
Thou Swell-
I Won't DanceAmerica (F) 30 AM 6131; Prestige PR 24041
The Folk Who Live On The Hill-
Autumn Leaves-
My Heart Stood Still-
Blues For Musidisc-
If I Had You-
* America (F) 30 AM 6129   Oscar Peterson - Stephane Grappelli, Vol. 1
* Prestige PR 24041   Oscar Peterson And Stephane Grappelli
* Prestige P-24052   Various Artists - Piano Giants
* America (F) 30 AM 6131   Oscar Peterson - Stephane Grappelli, Vol. 2

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass)
"London House", Chicago, IL, May 16-19, 1973
Blues EtudePablo 2310-701
Chicago Blues-
Easy Listening Blues-
Come Sunday-
Secret Love-
Reunion BluesPablo 2310-895
* Pablo 2310-701; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-992-2   Oscar Peterson/Joe Pass/Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen - The Trio
* Pablo 2310-895   Oscar Peterson - History Of An Artist, Vol. 2

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass): same personnel
"London House", Chicago, IL, May, 1973?
WheatlandPablo Live 2308-241
Wave-
For Count-
The Good Life-
On A Clear Day-
* Pablo Live 2308-241; Original Jazz Classics OJC-627, OJCCD-627-2   Oscar Peterson - The Good Life

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) George Mraz (bass -1/3) Louis Hayes (drums -1/3)
NYC, July 14, 1973
1.Gay's BluesPablo 2625-702
2.The Good Life-
3.Richard's Round-
4.Lady Of The Lavender Mist-
* Pablo 2625-702, 2PACD-2625-702-2   Oscar Peterson - History Of An Artist

1974

Oscar Peterson Solo

Oscar Peterson (piano)
Tokyo, Japan, January 15, 1974
Secret LovePablo (J) MTF 1008
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-
* Pablo (J) MTF 1008   Oscar Peterson - Terry's Tune

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) George Mraz (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
NYC, February 14, 1974
Old FolksPablo 2310-895
* Pablo 2310-895   Oscar Peterson - History Of An Artist, Vol. 2

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
NYC, May 14, 1974
In A Sentimental MoodPablo 2625-702
Greasy Blues (For Count Basie)-
Sweety Blues (For Harry Edison)-
Five O'Clock WhistlePablo 2310-895
* Pablo 2625-702, 2PACD-2625-702-2   Oscar Peterson - History Of An Artist
* Pablo 2310-895   Oscar Peterson - History Of An Artist, Vol. 2

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
NYC, May 25, 1974
MainstemPablo 2625-702
Don't Get Around Much Anymore-
Swampfire-
* Pablo 2625-702, 2PACD-2625-702-2   Oscar Peterson - History Of An Artist

Count Basie Quartet

Count Basie, Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Vancouver, BC, Canada, July 26, 1974
Easy Does ItPablo 2310-925
* Pablo 2310-925, PACD-2310-925-2   Count Basie - Basie And Friends

Count Basie Quintet

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 BluesPablo 2310-925
* Pablo 2310-925, PACD-2310-925-2   Count Basie - Basie And Friends

Oscar Peterson Trio

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)Pablo 2625-711
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-
* Pablo 2625-711   Oscar Peterson In Russia

Oscar Peterson - Dizzy Gillespie Duo

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano)
London, England, November 28 & 29, 1974
CaravanPablo 2310-740
Mozambique-
Autumn Leaves-
Close Your Eyes-
Blues For Bird-
Dizzy Atmosphere-
Alone Together-
Con Alma-
Stella By StarlightPablo 2310-817
There Is No Greater Love-
* Pablo 2310-740   Oscar Peterson And Dizzy Gillespie
* Pablo 2310-817; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-857-2   Oscar Peterson And The Trumpet Kings - Jousts

Count Basie - Oscar Peterson Quintet

Oscar Peterson (piano) Count Basie (piano, organ) Freddie Green (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 2, 1974
Buns BluesPablo 2310-722
These Foolish Things-
R.B.-
Burning-
Exactly Like You-
Jumpin' At The WoodsidePablo 2310-722, 2310-890
Louie B.Pablo 2310-722
Lester Leaps In-
Big Stockings-
S&J Blues-
She's Funny That WayPablo 2310-925
* Pablo 2310-722; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-959-2   Count Basie Encounters Oscar Peterson - Satch And Josh
* Pablo 2310-890   Various Artists - Jazz Dance
* Pablo 2310-925, PACD-2310-925-2   Count Basie - Basie And Friends

The Giants

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
MGM Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, December 7, 1974
Riff BluesPablo 2310-796
Who Cares-
Jobim-
Blues For Dennis-
Sunny-
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You-
Caravan-
Eyes Of Love-
* Pablo 2310-796; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-858-2   Oscar Peterson/Joe Pass/Ray Brown - The Giants

Oscar Peterson - Roy Eldridge Duo

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano)
Los Angeles, CA, December 8, 1974
Little JazzPablo 2310-739
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-
Crazy RhythmPablo 2310-817
Summertime-
* Pablo 2310-739; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-727-2   Oscar Peterson And Roy Eldridge
* Pablo 2310-817; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-857-2   Oscar Peterson And The Trumpet Kings - Jousts

Oscar Peterson - Harry Edison Duo

Harry Edison (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano)
Los Angeles, CA, December 21, 1974
Easy LivingPablo 2310-741
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-
* Pablo 2310-741; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-738-2   Oscar Peterson And Harry Edison

1975 (age 50)

Oscar Peterson - Joe Pass Duo

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 BluesPablo 2625-705
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-
* Pablo 2625-705   Oscar Peterson Et Joe Pass A Salle Pleyel

Oscar Peterson - Clark Terry Duo

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Oscar Peterson (piano)
Los Angeles, CA, May 18, 1975
On A Slow Boat To ChinaPablo 2310-742
But Beautiful-
Shaw 'Nuff-
Satin Doll-
Chops-
Makin' Whoopee-
No Flugel Blues-
Mack The Knife-
Danish PastryPablo 2310-817
Trust In Me-
* Pablo 2310-742; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-806-2   Oscar Peterson And Clark Terry
* Pablo 2310-817; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-857-2   Oscar Peterson And The Trumpet Kings - Jousts

Ella Fitzgerald And Oscar Peterson Duo

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass -6/9) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
Cherokee Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, May 19, 1975
1.Mean To MePablo 2310-759
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-
* Pablo 2310-759, PACD-2310-759-2   Ella Fitzgerald/Oscar Peterson - Ella And Oscar

Roy Eldridge - Dizzy Gillespie Quintet

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
NYC, June 3, 1975
Quasi-BoogalooPablo 2310-816
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-
* Pablo 2310-816; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-807-2   Roy Eldridge/Oscar Peterson/Dizzy Gillespie - Jazz Maturity... Where It's Coming From

Roy Eldridge Quintet

Roy Eldridge (trumpet, vocals) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Eddie Locke (drums)
NYC, June 4, 1975
Sweethearts On ParadePablo 2310-746
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-
* Pablo 2310-746; Original Jazz Classics OJC-628, OJCCD-628-2   Roy Eldridge - Happy Time

Oscar Peterson - Jon Faddis Duo

Jon Faddis (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano)
NYC, June 5, 1975
Things Ain't What They Used To BePablo 2310-743
Autumn Leaves-
Take The "A" Train-
Blues For Birks-
Summertime-
Lester Leaps In-
Satin DollPablo 2310-817
Oakland Blues-
Makin' Whoopee-
* Pablo 2310-743; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1036-2   Oscar Peterson And Jon Faddis
* Pablo 2310-817; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-857-2   Oscar Peterson And The Trumpet Kings - Jousts

Zoot Sims Quintet

Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) George Mraz (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
NYC, June 6, 1975
The Man I LovePablo 2310-744
How Long Has This Been Going On-
Oh, Lady Be Good-
I've Got A Crush On YouPablo 2310-744; Prestige PRCD-24190-2
I Got RhythmPablo 2310-744
Embraceable You-
'S Wonderful-
Someone To Watch Over Me-
Isn't It A Pity-
Summertime-
They Can't Take That Away From MeOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD-444-2
* Pablo 2310-744; Original Jazz Classics OJC-444, OJCCD-444-2   Zoot Sims And The Gershwin Brothers
* Prestige PRCD-24190-2   Various Artists - The Jazz Giants Play George Gershwin: 'S Wonderful

The Oscar Peterson Big 6

Toots Thielemans (harmonica, guitar) Milt Jackson (vibes) 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 PrivavePablo 2310-747
Here's That Rainy Day-
Poor Butterfly-
Reunion Blues-
Woody'n YouPablo 2625-707
* Pablo 2310-747; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-931-2   The Oscar Peterson Big 6 At The Montreux Jazz Festival 1975
* Pablo 2625-707   Various Artists - The Montreux Collection 1975

The Trumpet Kings

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 BluesPablo 2310-754
(There Is) No Greater Love-
On The Alamo-
Blues For Norman-
Indiana-
Lullaby Of The LeavesPablo 2625-707; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-445-2
* Pablo 2310-754; Original Jazz Classics OJC-445, OJCCD-445-2   Roy Eldridge/Dizzy Gillespie/Clark Terry - The Trumpet Kings At Montreux '75
* Pablo 2625-707   Various Artists - The Montreux Collection 1975

Milt Jackson Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 17, 1975
Funji MamaPablo 2310-753
Everything Must Change-
Speed Ball-
Nature Boy-
Stella By Starlight-
Like Someone In Love-
Night Mist Blues-
Mack The Knife-
Slow DeathPablo 2625-707
Cubano Chant-
* Pablo 2310-753; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-884-2   The Milt Jackson Big 4 At The Montreux Jazz Festival 1975
* Pablo 2625-707   Various Artists - The Montreux Collection 1975

The Tenor Giants Featuring Oscar Peterson

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
NYC, October, 1975
The Man I LovePablo PACD-2310-969-2
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-
* Pablo PACD-2310-969-2   Zoot Sims/Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis/Oscar Peterson - The Tenor Giants Featuring Oscar Peterson

1976

Oscar Peterson - Joe Pass Duo

Oscar Peterson (clavichord) Joe Pass (guitar)
RCA Studios, Los Angeles, CA, January 26, 1976
SummertimePablo 2310-779
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-
* Pablo 2310-779; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-829-2   Oscar Peterson/Joe Pass - Porgy And Bess

1977

Roy Eldridge Quartet

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 SeaPablo Live 2308-203
Gofor-
I Surrender, Dear-
Joie De Roy-
Perdido-
Bye Bye Blackbird-
* Pablo Live 2308-203; Original Jazz Classics OJC-373, OJCCD-373-2   Roy Eldridge 4 - Montreux '77

Oscar Peterson Jam

Dizzy Gillespie, Clark Terry (trumpet) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 14, 1977
Ali And FrazierPablo Live 2308-208
If I Were A Bell-
Things Ain't What They Used To Be-
Just In Time-
Bye Bye BluesOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD-378-2
PerdidoPablo Live 2620-105
Mack The Knife-
* Pablo Live 2308-208; Original Jazz Classics OJC-378, OJCCD-378-2   Oscar Peterson Jam - Montreux '77
* Pablo Live 2620-105; Original Jazz Classics OJC-385, OJCCD-385-2   Various Artists - The Jam Sessions: Montreux '77

The Pablo All-Stars Jam

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Ronnie Scott (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 14, 1977
Cote D'AzurPablo Live 2308-210
Pennies From Heaven-
Samba De Orfeu-
God Bless The Child-
* Pablo Live 2308-210; Original Jazz Classics OJC-380, OJCCD-380-2   The Pablo All-Stars Jam - Montreux '77

The Pablo All-Stars Jam

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Ronnie Scott (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) 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 ParadeOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD-380-2
Donna LeePablo Live 2620-105
* Pablo Live 2620-105; Original Jazz Classics OJC-385, OJCCD-385-2   Various Artists - The Jam Sessions: Montreux '77
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-380-2   The Pablo All-Stars Jam - Montreux '77

Oscar Peterson And The Bassists

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown, Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 15, 1977
There Is No Greater LovePablo Live 2308-213
You Look Good To Me-
People-
Reunion Blues-
Teach Me Tonight-
Sweet Georgia Brown-
Soft Winds-
Falling In Love With Loveunissued
Old Folks-
Indiana-
* Pablo Live 2308-213; Original Jazz Classics OJC-383, OJCCD-383-2   Oscar Peterson And The Bassists - Montreux '77

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis Quartet

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Jimmie Smith (drums)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 15, 1977
This Can't Be LovePablo Live 2308-214
I Wished On The Moon-
The Breeze And I-
Angel EyesPablo Live 2308-214; Pablo 2310-858
Telegraph-
Land Of Dreams-
Blue Lou-
* Pablo Live 2308-214; Original Jazz Classics OJC-384, OJCCD-384-2   Eddie 'Lockjaw' Davis 4 - Montreux '77
* Pablo 2310-858, PACD-2405-414-2   The Best Of Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis

Count Basie - Oscar Peterson Quartet

Count Basie, Oscar Peterson (piano, electric piano) John Heard (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Group IV Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA, September 20, 1977
RootsPablo 2310-802
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-
* Pablo 2310-802; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-960-2   Count Basie/Oscar Peterson - Satch And Josh... Again

1978

Count Basie - Oscar Peterson Quartet

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

Count Basie - Oscar Peterson Quartet

Count Basie (piano, organ) Oscar Peterson (piano, electric piano) John Heard (bass) Louis Bellson (drums): same personnel
Hollywood, CA, February 21 & 22, 1978
Night RiderPablo 2310-843
Memories Of You-
9:20 Special-
Sweet Lorraine-
It's A Wonderful World-
Blues For Pamela-
I'm Confessin' (That I Love You)Pablo 2310-896
Soft Winds-
Rent Party-
Indiana-
Hey, Raymond-
After You've Gone-
That's The One-
* Pablo 2310-843; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-688-2   Count Basie/Oscar Peterson - Night Rider
* Pablo 2310-896; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-790-2   Count Basie Meets Oscar Peterson - The Timekeepers

Sarah Vaughan

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 StringPablo 2310-821, 2310-885, PACD-2405-416-2
Midnight Sun-
How Long Has This Been Going OnPablo 2310-821
You're BlasePablo 2310-821, 2310-885, PACD-2405-416-2
Easy LivingPablo 2310-821
More Than You Know-
My Old Flame-
Teach Me Tonight-
Body And Soul-
When Your Lover Has Gone-
Teach Me Tonight (alt. take)Pablo Today 2312-144
* Pablo 2310-821, PACD-2310-821-2   Sarah Vaughan - How Long Has This Been Going On
* Pablo 2310-885   The Best Of Sarah Vaughan
* Pablo Today 2312-144, PACD-2312-144-2   Sarah Vaughan - Linger Awhile (Live At Newport And More)
* Pablo PACD-2405-416-2   The Best Of Sarah Vaughan

Oscar Peterson Trio

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 GonePablo Live 2620-112
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-
* Pablo Live 2620-112   Oscar Peterson - The Paris Concert

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) John Heard (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
"Royal Festival Hall", London, England, October 21, 1978
It's A Wonderful WorldPablo Live 2620-111
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-
* Pablo Live 2620-111   Oscar Peterson - The London Concert

1979

Oscar Peterson Septet

Clark Terry (trumpet) Benny Carter (alto sax) Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) John Heard (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
RCA Studios, NYC, March 14, 1979
Theme For CelinePablo Today 2312-103
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-
* Pablo Today 2312-103   Oscar Peterson - Original Score From The Silent Partner

Clark Terry Quintet

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn, vocals) Chris Woods (alto sax, flute) Oscar Peterson (piano) Victor Sproles (bass) Billy Hart (drums) Johnny Hartman (vocals)
NYC, March 15 & 16, 1979
Jitterbug WaltzPablo Today 2312-105; Pablo 2310-890
Your Feet's Too BigPablo Today 2312-105
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-
* Pablo Today 2312-105   Clark Terry - Ain't Misbehavin'
* Pablo 2310-890   Various Artists - Jazz Dance

Oscar Peterson Quartet

Oscar Peterson (piano, electric piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Sounds Interchange Studios, Toronto, ON, Canada, April 11 & 12, 1979
Solar WindsPablo Today 2312-108
Dancin' Feet-
Soliloquy (Blues For Dr. John)-
Night Child-
Charlie-
Teenager-
* Pablo Today 2312-108; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1030-2   Oscar Peterson - Night Child

Oscar Peterson - Stephane Grappelli Quintet

Stephane Grappelli (violin) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
"Tivoli Gardens", Copenhagen, Denmark, July 6, 1979
NuagesPablo Live 2308-232
How 'Bout You-
Someone To Watch Over Me-
Makin' Whoopee-
That's All-
Skol Blues-
* Pablo Live 2308-232; Original Jazz Classics OJC-496, OJCCD-496-2   Oscar Peterson/Stephane Grappelli/Joe Pass/Mickey Roker/Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen - Skol

Oscar Peterson - Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen Duo

Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 16, 1979
Old FolksPablo Live 2308-224
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-
* Pablo Live 2308-224   Oscar Peterson - Digital At Montreux

1980

Oscar Peterson Quintet

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, Toronto, ON, Canada;
Manta Sounds Studios, Toronto, ON, Canada, January 28 & 29 & February 19, 1980
1.Some Of These DaysPablo Today 2312-135
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-
* Pablo Today 2312-135   Oscar Peterson - The Personal Touch

The Trumpet Summit Meets The Oscar Peterson Big 4

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
DaahoudPablo Today 2312-114
Chicken Wings-
Just Friends-
The Champ-
Alternate Blues: Alternate OnePablo Today 2312-136
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-
* Pablo Today 2312-114; Original Jazz Classics OJC-603, OJCCD-603-2   Dizzy Gillespie - The Trumpet Summit Meets The Oscar Peterson Big 4
* Pablo Today 2312-136; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-744-2   Dizzy Gillespie/Freddie Hubbard/Clark Terry/Oscar Peterson - The Alternate Blues

Oscar Peterson - Toots Thielemans Quartet

Toots Thielemans (harmonica) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass)
"North Sea Jazz Festival", The Hague, Netherlands, July 13, 1980
CaravanPablo Live 2620-115
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-
* Pablo Live 2620-115   Oscar Peterson - Live At The Northsea Jazz Festival, The Hague, Holland 1980

1981

Oscar Peterson With Rick Wilkins Orchestra

Oscar Peterson (piano, electric piano) unidentified orchestra, Rick Wilkins (arranger, conductor)
McClear Studios, Toronto, ON, Canada & De Lane Music Center, London, England, April 15, 24 & 25, 1981
AnnouncementPablo Today 2312-129
London Gets Ready-
When Summer Comes-
It's On-
Heraldry-
Royal Honeymoon-
Jubilation-
Lady Di's Waltz-
Let The World Sing-
The Empty Cathedral-
* Pablo Today 2312-129; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-973-2   Oscar Peterson - A Royal Wedding Suite

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Terry Clarke (drums)
Mountain Recording Studios, Montreux, Switzerland, July 16, 1981
Nigerian MarketplacePablo Live 2308-231
Au Privave-
Nancy (With The Laughing Face)-
Medley: Misty / Waltz For Debby-
Cakewalk-
You Look Good To Me-
* Pablo Live 2308-231   Oscar Peterson - Nigerian Marketplace

Milt Jackson Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
NYC, November 30, 1981
Ain't But A Few Of Us LeftPablo 2310-873
Stuffy-
A Time For Love-
Body And Soul-
If I Should Lose You-
What Am I Here For-
* Pablo 2310-873; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-785-2   Milt Jackson/Oscar Peterson/Ray Brown/Grady Tate - Ain't But A Few Of Us Left

1982

The Oscar Peterson Big 4

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

Freddie Hubbard With The Oscar Peterson Big 4

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Martin Drew (drums)
Hollywood, CA, May 24, 1982
All BluesPablo 2310-876
Thermo-
Weaver Of Dreams-
Portrait Of Jennie-
Tippin'-
* Pablo 2310-876; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-937-2   Freddie Hubbard/Oscar Peterson - Face To Face

1983

Oscar Peterson - Milt Jackson Duo

Milt Jackson (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano)
NYC, January 20, 1983
Oh, Lady Be GoodPablo 2310-881
If I Had You-
Limehouse Blues-
Mister Basie-
Reunion Blues-
More Than You Know-
Just You, Just Me-
Here's Two Of The Few-
* Pablo 2310-881; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-689-2   Oscar Peterson/Milt Jackson - Two Of The Few

Jazz At The Philharmonic

Harry Edison, Clark Terry (trumpet) Al Grey, J.J. Johnson (trombone) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
"Yoyogi National Stadium", Tokyo, Japan, October 28, 1983
SundayPablo Live 2620-117
Undecided-
Spotlite-
* Pablo Live 2620-117, 2PACD-2620-117-2   Jazz At The Philharmonic - Yoyogi National Stadium, Tokyo 1983: Return To Happiness

The Oscar Peterson Big 4 At JATP

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Martin Drew (drums)
"Yoyogi National Stadium", Tokyo, Japan, October 28, 1983
PeacePablo Live 2620-117
Shining Hour-
Mississauga Rattler-
Alice In Wonderland-
City Lights-
Blues-
* Pablo Live 2620-117, 2PACD-2620-117-2   Jazz At The Philharmonic - Yoyogi National Stadium, Tokyo 1983: Return To Happiness

Ella Fitzgerald With The JATP All Stars At JATP

Harry Edison, Clark Terry (trumpet) Al Grey, J.J. Johnson (trombone) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Louis Bellson (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
"Yoyogi National Stadium", Tokyo, Japan, October 28, 1983
Flying HomePablo Live 2620-117
* Pablo Live 2620-117, 2PACD-2620-117-2   Jazz At The Philharmonic - Yoyogi National Stadium, Tokyo 1983: Return To Happiness

The Oscar Peterson Big 4

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Martin Drew (drums)
NYC, November 8, 1983
Blueberry HillPablo 2310-902
Sometimes I'm Happy-
Stuffy-
Birks' Works-
Cottontail-
Lover Man-
A Tisket, A Tasket-
Rockin' Chair-
Now's The Time-
* Pablo 2310-902; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-908-2   Oscar Peterson - A Tribute To My Friends

The Oscar Peterson Big 4

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Martin Drew (drums): same personnel
RCA Studios, NYC, November 9, 1983
Weird BluesPablo 2310-918
If I Should Lose You-
On Danish Shore-
L'Impossible-
If You Could See Me Now-
Limehouse Blues-
* Pablo 2310-918   Oscar Peterson - If You Could See Me Now

1985 (age 60)

Buddy DeFranco With The Oscar Peterson Big 4

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 SoonPablo 2310-915
Summer Me, Winter Me-
Llovisna (Light Rain)-
By Myself-
Joy Spring-
This Is All I Ask-
Hark-
Why Am I-
* Pablo 2310-915; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-867-2   Buddy DeFranco Meets The Oscar Peterson Quartet - Hark

1986

Oscar Peterson Quartet

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Dave Young (bass) Martin Drew (drums)
"Westwood Playhouse", Los Angeles, CA, November 12, 1986
StuffyPablo 2310-927
This One's For Jaws-
Everything Happens To Me-
Broadway-
Slooow Drag-
What's New-
Satin Doll-
* Pablo 2310-927   Oscar Peterson + Harry Edison + Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson

Oscar Peterson Quartet

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 BluesPablo 2310-940
City Lights-
Medley: Perdido / Caravan-
If You Only KnewPablo PACD-2310-940-2
Cool WalkPablo 2310-947
Love Ballade-
Soft Winds-
Medley: Who Can I Turn To / Without A Song / Time After Time-
On The Trail-
* Pablo 2310-940, PACD-2310-940-2   Oscar Peterson Live!
* Pablo 2310-947, PACD-2310-947-2   Oscar Peterson - Time After Time

Benny Carter - Oscar Peterson Quintet

Benny Carter (alto sax) Dave Young (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Martin Drew (drums)
Ocean Way Recording, Hollywood, CA, November 14, 1986
Just FriendsPablo 2310-926
Sweet LorrainePablo 2310-926, FCD-60-029
Baubles, Bangles And BeadsPablo 2310-926
It's A Wonderful World-
If I Had You-
Whispering-
Some Kind Of Blues-
* Pablo 2310-926; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-870-2   Benny Carter Meets Oscar Peterson
* Pablo FCD-60-029   Benny Carter And The Jazz Giants

1990

Oscar Peterson Double Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Bobby Durham (drums)
"Blue Note", NYC, March 16, 1990
IntroductionsTelarc CD-83304
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-
* Telarc CD-83304   The Legendary Oscar Peterson Trio Live At The Blue Note

Oscar Peterson Double Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Bobby Durham (drums): same personnel
"Blue Note", NYC, March 16-18, 1990
Falling In Love With LoveTelarc CD-83356
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-
* Telarc CD-83356   The Legendary Oscar Peterson Trio Encore At The Blue Note

Oscar Peterson Double Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Bobby Durham (drums): same personnel
"Blue Note", NYC, March 17, 1990
Kelly's BluesTelarc CD-83306
Nighttime-
Medley: Love Ballade / If You Only Knew-
You Look Good To Me-
Old Folks-
Reunion Blues-
Song To Elitha-
* Telarc CD-83306   The Legendary Oscar Peterson Trio Saturday Night At The Blue Note

Oscar Peterson Double Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Bobby Durham (drums): same personnel
"Blue Note", NYC, March 18, 1990
JimTelarc CD-83314
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-
* Telarc CD-83314   The Legendary Oscar Peterson Trio Last Call At The Blue Note

1994

Oscar Peterson Quartet With Itzhak Perlman

Itzhak Perlman (violin) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Grady Tate (drums)
Mastersound Studios, NYC, April 11-13, 1994
Blue SkiesTelarc CD-83341
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-
* Telarc CD-83341   Oscar Peterson/Itzhak Perlman - Side By Side

Ray Brown Trio

Ray Brown (bass) featuring pianists: Oscar Peterson (piano) with Lewis Nash (drums)
Glenn Gould Hall, Toronto, ON, Canada, November 18, 1994
St. TropezTelarc CD-83373
How Come You Do Me?-
* Telarc CD-83373   Ray Brown - Some Of My Best Friends Are... The Piano Players

1995 (age 70)

Oscar Peterson - Benny Carter - Clark Terry - Ray Brown

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Benny Carter (alto sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Lorne Lofsky (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Lewis Nash (drums)
Toronto, ON, Canada, January 15 & 16, 1995
In A Mellow ToneTelarc CD-83370
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-
* Telarc CD-83370   Oscar Peterson/Benny Carter/Clark Terry/Ray Brown - The More I See You

Oscar Peterson Sextet With Rick Wilkins Orchestra

Jack Schantz (flugelhorn) Dave Samuels (vibes) 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, GentlemanTelarc CD-83372
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-
* Telarc CD-83372   An Oscar Peterson Christmas

1996

Oscar Peterson - Roy Hargrove - Ralph Moore Quintet

Roy Hargrove (trumpet) Ralph Moore (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Lewis Nash (drums)
June 11 & 12, 1996
Tin Tin DeoTelarc CD-83399
Rob Roy-
Blues For Stephane-
My Foolish Heart-
Cool Walk-
Ecstasy-
Just Friends-
Truffles-
She Has Gone-
North York-
* Telarc CD-83399   Oscar Peterson Meets Roy Hargrove And Ralph Moore

Oscar Peterson and others

Oscar Peterson (piano) and others
"Salle Pleyel", Paris, France, June 25, 1996
Falling In Love With LoveTelarc 2CD-83414
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-
* Telarc 2CD-83414   Oscar Peterson - Oscar In Paris

Oscar Peterson Quartet With Guests

Roy Hargrove (flugelhorn -10) Clark Terry (flugelhorn, vocals -6, trumpet -13) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax -9) Milt Jackson (vibes -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 GoesTelarc CD-83401
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-
* Telarc CD-83401   A Tribute To Oscar Peterson - Live At The Town Hall

1997

Oscar And Benny

Benny Green, Oscar Peterson (piano) with Ray Brown (bass) Gregory Hutchinson (drums)
Manta Eastern Sound, Toronto, ON, Canada, September 10 & 11, 1997
For All We KnowTelarc CD-83406
When Lights Are Low-
Yours Is My Heart Alone-
Here's That Rainy Day-
The More I See You-
Limehouse Blues-
Easy Does It-
Someday My Prince Will Come-
Scrapple From The Apple-
Jitterbug Waltz-
Barbara's Blues-
* Telarc CD-83406   Oscar Peterson/Benny Green - Oscar And Benny

Others

Oscar Peterson Trio And Buddy DeFranco Quartet

Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Oscar Peterson (piano) and others
"Blue Note Club", Chicago, IL, May, 1953
unknown titlesJazz Band (E) EBCD 2111-2
* Jazz Band (E) EBCD 2111-2   Oscar Peterson Trio And Buddy DeFranco Quartet 1953 Live

Oscar Peterson and others

Dizzy Gillespie, Clark Terry (trumpet) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax) 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 StemPablo PACD-2310-966-2
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-
* Pablo PACD-2310-966-2   Oscar Peterson Plays Duke Ellington

Oscar Peterson and others

Oscar Peterson (piano) Joe Pass (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen, David Young (bass) Louis Bellson, Martin Drew (drums) unidentified orchestra
1974-1986
JubilationPablo PACD-2310-970-2
Lady Di's Waltz-
Night Child-
L'Impossible-
City Lights-
The Bach Suite: Allegro-
If You Only Knew-
Hogtown Blues-
Place St. Henri-
* Pablo PACD-2310-970-2   Oscar Peterson - The Composer