Pacific Jazz Records Discography: 1955-1956

1955

Bud Shank - Bob Brookmeyer Quintet With String Quintet

Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Bud Shank (alto sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Buddy Clark (bass) Larry Bunker (drums) with Sam Caplan, Benny Gill, Marshall Sosson (violin) Lou Kievman (viola) Ray Kramer (cello)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, January 7, 1955
Low LifePacific Jazz PJLP-20, PJ-1213; Mosaic MS-010
Rustic Hop-
With The Wind And The Rain In Your Hair-
Low Life (alternate take)Pacific Jazz JWC-500, JWC-EP-1000, PJ-LA892-H; Mosaic MS-010
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1213; World Pacific PJ-1213   Bud Shank, Bob Brookmeyer - Strings And Trombones
* Pacific Jazz JWC-500; World Pacific JWC-500   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast
* Pacific Jazz PJ-LA892-H   Various Artists - Jazz - The 50's, Vol. I
* Mosaic MS-010   Bud Shank And Bob Cooper - Mosaic Select
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-20   Bud Shank And Bob Brookmeyer
* Pacific Jazz JWC-EP-1000   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast

Chet Baker Quintet With Strings

Chet Baker (trumpet, vocals) Bud Shank (flute) Russ Freeman (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Bob Neel (drums) with Ray Kramer, Ed Lustgarten, Kurt Reher, Eleanor Slatkin (cello) Corky Hale (harp) Frank Campo, Johnny Mandel, Marty Paich (arranger)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, February 28, 1955
Grey DecemberPacific Jazz EP4-33, PJ-1202, HFS-1, CDP 7 97160 2
I Wish I KnewPacific Jazz EP4-33, PJ-1202, CDP 7 97160 2
Someone To Watch Over MePacific Jazz EP4-30, PJ-1202, CDP 7 97160 2
This Is Always-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1202; World Pacific PJ-1202   Chet Baker Sings And Plays
* Pacific Jazz HFS-1   Various Artists - Assorted Flavors Of Pacific Jazz - A Hi-Fi Sampler $1.98
* Pacific Jazz CDP 7 97160 2   Chet Baker - Grey December
* Pacific Jazz EP4-33   Chet Baker Sings And Plays
* Pacific Jazz EP4-30   Chet Baker Sings And Plays

Chet Baker Quintet With Strings + Joe Pass?

Chet Baker (trumpet, vocals) Bud Shank (flute) Russ Freeman (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Bob Neel (drums) with Ray Kramer, Ed Lustgarten, Kurt Reher, Eleanor Slatkin (cello) Corky Hale (harp) Frank Campo, Johnny Mandel, Marty Paich (arranger) plus an overdub: Joe Pass (guitar): add plus an overdub: Joe Pass (guitar)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, February 28, 1955;
probably Los Angeles, CA area, 1962
Someone To Watch Over MeWorld Pacific WP-1826
* World Pacific WP-1826, ST-1826   Chet Baker Sings

Fred Katz Quintet With Ensemble

Paul Horn (flute, clarinet, alto sax, piccolo) Fred Katz (cello) John Pisano (guitar) Carson Smith (bass) Chico Hamilton (drums) with Herbie Harper, Joe Howard, Dick Noel (trombone -2/4) Harry Klee (flute -2/4) Julie Jacobs (oboe -2/4) Marty Berman (bassoon -2/4) Willy Schwartz (clarinet -2/4)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, March 1 & 5, 1955
1.Lord RandallPacific Jazz PJ-1231; Crown CLP 5310
2.Suite For Horn: AllegroPacific Jazz PJ-1231
3.Suite For Horn: Zen-
4. ST-1900Suite For Horn: Science-FictionPacific Jazz X-637, PJ-1231
5.Pluck ItPacific Jazz PJ-1231; Crown CLP 5310
6.Classical Katz-
7. ST-1899LomaPacific Jazz X-637, PJ-1231
8.GranadaPacific Jazz PJ-1231
9.Katz-UpPacific Jazz PJ-1231; Crown CLP 5310
10.MontunaPacific Jazz PJ-1231; Crown CLP 5341
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1231; World Pacific PJ-1231   The Music Of Fred Katz - Zen
= Mosaic MQ9-175, MD6-175   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Chico Hamilton Quintet
* Crown CLP 5310, CST 310   Chico Hamilton With Paul Horn
* Crown CLP 5341, CST 341   The Great Chico Hamilton Featuring Paul Horn
* Pacific Jazz X-637   Fred Katz - Loma / Science-Fiction

Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Russ Freeman (piano) Carson Smith (bass) Bob Neel (drums)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, March 7, 1955
DaybreakPacific Jazz EP4-33, PJ-1202; Mosaic MR4-122
Just Friends-
I Remember YouPacific Jazz EP4-30, PJ-1202; Mosaic MR4-122
Let's Get Lost-
Long Ago And Far AwayPacific Jazz PJ-1202; Mosaic MR4-122
You Don't Know What Love Is-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1202; World Pacific PJ-1202   Chet Baker Sings And Plays
* Mosaic MR4-122, MD3-122   The Complete Pacific Jazz Studio Recordings Of The Chet Baker Quartet With Russ Freeman
* Pacific Jazz EP4-33   Chet Baker Sings And Plays
* Pacific Jazz EP4-30   Chet Baker Sings And Plays

Bud Shank - Bill Perkins Quintet

Bill Perkins (alto, tenor sax, flute) Bud Shank (alto, tenor, baritone sax, flute) Hampton Hawes (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, May 2, 1955
ParadisePacific Jazz EP4-34, PJ-1205, 7243 4 93159 2 1
Fluted ColumnsPacific Jazz PJ-1205, 7243 4 93159 2 1
I Hear Music-
Royal Garden BluesPacific Jazz PJ-1205, JWC-502, 7243 4 93159 2 1
A Sinner Kissed An AngelPacific Jazz EP4-34, PJ-1205, 7243 4 93159 2 1
It Had To Be YouPacific Jazz EP4-34, PJ-1205, JWC-500, JWC-EP-1000, PJ-LA892-H, 7243 4 93159 2 1
Fluted Columns (alternate take)Pacific Jazz EP4-34, HFS-1, PJ-LA892-H, 7243 4 93159 2 1
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1205; World Pacific PJ-1205   Bud Shank/Shorty Rogers
* Pacific Jazz JWC-502; World Pacific JWC-502   Various Artists - The Blues
* Pacific Jazz JWC-500; World Pacific JWC-500   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast
* Pacific Jazz PJ-LA892-H   Various Artists - Jazz - The 50's, Vol. I
* Pacific Jazz HFS-1   Various Artists - Assorted Flavors Of Pacific Jazz - A Hi-Fi Sampler $1.98
* Pacific Jazz 7243 4 93159 2 1   Bud Shank/Bill Perkins
* Pacific Jazz JWC-EP-1000   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast
* Pacific Jazz EP4-34   Bud Shank/Bill Perkins

Hampton Hawes Trio

Hampton Hawes (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, May 2, 1955
I Hear Music (trio version)Pacific Jazz JWC-501, JWC-506, 7243 4 93159 2 1
* Pacific Jazz JWC-501; World Pacific JWC-501   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 2
* Pacific Jazz JWC-506; World Pacific JWC-506   Various Artists - Jazz Pianists Galore
* Pacific Jazz 7243 4 93159 2 1   Bud Shank/Bill Perkins

Jack Montrose Sextet

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Jack Montrose (tenor sax, arranger) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Paul Moer (piano) Ralph Pena (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, June 24, 1955
Listen, HearPacific Jazz EP4-37, PJ-1208
Bewitched, Bothered And BewilderedPacific Jazz EP4-38, PJ-1208, JWC-504
CredoPacific Jazz EP4-38, PJ-1208
PrettyPacific Jazz EP4-37, PJ-1208
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1208; World Pacific PJ-1208   Jack Montrose Sextet
* Pacific Jazz JWC-504; World Pacific JWC-504   Various Artists - Rodgers And Hart Gems
* Pacific Jazz EP4-37   Jack Montrose Sextet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-38   Jack Montrose Sextet

Jack Montrose Sextet

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Jack Montrose (tenor sax, arranger) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Paul Moer (piano) Ralph Pena (bass) Shelly Manne (drums): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, July 6, 1955
Some Good Fun BluesPacific Jazz PJ-1208, JWC-502
Fools Rush InPacific Jazz PJ-1208
Speakeasy-
That Old Feeling-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1208; World Pacific PJ-1208   Jack Montrose Sextet
* Pacific Jazz JWC-502; World Pacific JWC-502   Various Artists - The Blues

Chico Hamilton Quintet

Buddy Collette (tenor, alto sax, clarinet, flute) Fred Katz (cello) Jim Hall (guitar) Carson Smith (bass) Chico Hamilton (drums)
"The Strollers", Long Beach, CA, August 4, 1955
I Want To Be HappyPacific Jazz PJ-1209, DJ-1
SpectacularPacific Jazz EP4-39, PJ-1209
Free FormPacific Jazz PJ-1209, HFS-1
Walking Carson BluesPacific Jazz EP4-39, PJ-1209
Buddy BooPacific Jazz PJ-1209
Walking Carson Blues (shortened version)Pacific Jazz JWC-502
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1209; World Pacific PJ-1209   Chico Hamilton Quintet
= Pacific Jazz PJ-39, ST-20143   Chico Hamilton Quintet - Spectacular!
= Mosaic MQ9-175, MD6-175   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Chico Hamilton Quintet
* Pacific Jazz DJ-1   Various Artists - Disc Jockey Edition
* Pacific Jazz HFS-1   Various Artists - Assorted Flavors Of Pacific Jazz - A Hi-Fi Sampler $1.98
* Pacific Jazz JWC-502; World Pacific JWC-502   Various Artists - The Blues
* Pacific Jazz EP4-39   Chico Hamilton Quintet

Chico Hamilton Quintet

Buddy Collette (tenor, alto sax, clarinet, flute) Fred Katz (cello) Jim Hall (guitar) Carson Smith (bass) Chico Hamilton (drums): same personnel
"The Strollers", Long Beach, CA, August 4 or November 11, 1955
Gone With The WindMosaic MQ9-175
Topsy-
Undecided-
My Old Flame-
The Saint-
It Don't Mean A Thing-
* Mosaic MQ9-175, MD6-175   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Chico Hamilton Quintet

Fred Katz Trio

Fred Katz (cello) Jim Hall (guitar) Carson Smith (bass)
"The Strollers", Long Beach, CA, August 4 or November 11, 1955
Stella By StarlightPacific Jazz JWC-503; Mosaic MQ9-175
* Pacific Jazz JWC-503; World Pacific JWC-503   Various Artists - Ballads For Backgrounds
* Mosaic MQ9-175, MD6-175   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Chico Hamilton Quintet

Chico Hamilton Quintet

Buddy Collette (tenor, alto sax, clarinet, flute) Fred Katz (cello) Jim Hall (guitar) Carson Smith (bass) Chico Hamilton (drums)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, August 23, 1955
A Nice DayPacific Jazz EP4-40, PJ-1209, HFS-1, PJ-100; Jazztone J-1264
My Funny ValentinePacific Jazz EP4-40, PJ-1209; Jazztone J-1264
ST-1779Blue SandsPacific Jazz 45-628, EP4-40, PJ-1209; Jazztone J-1264
The SagePacific Jazz PJ-1209; Jazztone J-1264
ST-1780The Morning AfterPacific Jazz 45-628, EP4-40, PJ-1209, HFS-1, DJ-1; Jazztone J-1264
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1209; World Pacific PJ-1209   Chico Hamilton Quintet
= Pacific Jazz PJ-39, ST-20143   Chico Hamilton Quintet - Spectacular!
= Mosaic MQ9-175, MD6-175   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Chico Hamilton Quintet
* Pacific Jazz HFS-1   Various Artists - Assorted Flavors Of Pacific Jazz - A Hi-Fi Sampler $1.98
* Pacific Jazz PJ-100   Various Artists - 24 Great Jazz Groups - On Mike!
* Jazztone J-1264   Various Artists - Delightfully Modern
* Pacific Jazz DJ-1   Various Artists - Disc Jockey Edition
* Pacific Jazz EP4-40   Chico Hamilton Quintet
* Pacific Jazz 45-628   Chico Hamilton - Blue Sands / The Morning After

Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Richard Twardzik (piano) Jimmy Bond (bass) Peter Littman (drums)
Paris, France, October 11, 1955
RondetteBarclay (F) BLP 84009; Pacific Jazz EP4-47, PJ-1218; Polydor (J) J48-20275/76
Mid-Fort EBarclay (F) BLP 84009; Pacific Jazz PJ-1218; Polydor (J) J48-20275/76
Sad Walk-
Re-SearchBarclay (F) BLP 84009; Polydor (J) J48-20275/76
Just DuoBarclay (F) BLP 84009; Pacific Jazz EP4-47; Polydor (J) J48-20275/76
* Barclay (F) BLP 84009   Chet Baker - Rondette
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1218; World Pacific PJ-1218   Chet Baker In Europe
* Polydor (J) J48-20275/76   Chet Baker - Chet In Paris, Vol. 1
* Pacific Jazz EP4-47   Chet Baker In Europe

Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Richard Twardzik (piano) Jimmy Bond (bass) Peter Littman (drums): same personnel
Paris, France, October 14, 1955
Piece CapriceBarclay (F) BLP 84009; Pacific Jazz PJ-1218; Polydor (J) J48-20275/76
Pomp-
The Girl From GreenlandBarclay (F) BLP 84009; Pacific Jazz PJ-1218, PJ-37; Polydor (J) J48-20275/76
BrashBarclay (F) BLP 84009; Polydor (J) J48-20275/76
* Barclay (F) BLP 84009   Chet Baker - Rondette
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1218; World Pacific PJ-1218   Chet Baker In Europe
* Pacific Jazz PJ-37   Richard Twardzik - The Last Set
* Polydor (J) J48-20275/76   Chet Baker - Chet In Paris, Vol. 1

Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Gerard Gustin (piano) Jimmy Bond (bass) Bert Dahlander (drums)
Paris, France, October 24, 1955
29244-3I'll Remember AprilBarclay (F) BLP 84017; Polydor (J) J48-20275/76
29245-2There's A Small HotelBarclay (F) BLP 84017; Pacific Jazz PJ-1218, ST-20138; Polydor (J) J48-20275/76
29246-2These Foolish ThingsBarclay (F) BLP 84017; Polydor (J) J48-20275/76
29247-1Lover Man-
29248-8Autumn In New YorkBarclay (F) BLP 84017; Pacific Jazz PJ-1218; Polydor (J) J48-20275/76
29249-2SummertimeBarclay (F) BLP 84017; Pacific Jazz EP4-47, PJ-1218, JWC-501, ST-20138; Polydor (J) J48-20275/76
29250-2You Go To My HeadBarclay (F) BLP 84017; Pacific Jazz PJ-1218; Polydor (J) J48-20275/76
29251-1TenderlyBarclay (F) BLP 84017; Pacific Jazz EP4-47, PJ-1218, ST-20138; Polydor (J) J48-20275/76
* Barclay (F) BLP 84017   Chet Baker - Summertime
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1218; World Pacific PJ-1218   Chet Baker In Europe
* Pacific Jazz ST-20138   Chet Baker Plays And Sings
* Pacific Jazz JWC-501; World Pacific JWC-501   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 2
* Polydor (J) J48-20275/76   Chet Baker - Chet In Paris, Vol. 1
* Pacific Jazz EP4-47   Chet Baker In Europe

Chico Hamilton Quintet

Buddy Collette (tenor, alto sax, clarinet, flute) Fred Katz (cello) Jim Hall (guitar) Carson Smith (bass) Chico Hamilton (drums)
"The Strollers", Long Beach, CA, November 11, 1955
CaravanWorld Pacific WP-1287
Tea For Two-
Fast Flute-
Change It-
Cute Little Deal-
A Mood-
This Is Your Day-
I'll Keep Loving You-
Crazy Rhythm-
* World Pacific WP-1287   The Original Chico Hamilton Quintet
= Mosaic MQ9-175, MD6-175   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Chico Hamilton Quintet

Jack Sheldon Quintet

Jack Sheldon (trumpet) Joe Maini (alto sax) Kenny Drew (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Lawrence Marable (drums)
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, November 18, 1955
ContourPacific Jazz JWC-501, PJ-LA892-H; Blue Note CDP 7 84439 2; Pacific Jazz (J) CJ28-5159
Leroy's BluesPacific Jazz JWC-502; Blue Note CDP 7 84439 2; Pacific Jazz (J) CJ28-5159
It's Only A Paper MoonWorld Pacific JWC-508; Blue Note CDP 7 84439 2; Pacific Jazz (J) CJ28-5159
* Pacific Jazz JWC-501; World Pacific JWC-501   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 2
* Pacific Jazz PJ-LA892-H   Various Artists - Jazz - The 50's, Vol. I
* Pacific Jazz JWC-502; World Pacific JWC-502   Various Artists - The Blues
* World Pacific JWC-508   Various Artists - The Hard Swing
* Blue Note CDP 7 84439 2   Kenny Drew - Talkin' And Walkin'
* Pacific Jazz (J) CJ28-5159   Kenny Drew - Talkin' And Walkin'

Cy Touff Octet

Harry Edison, Conrad Gozzo (trumpet) Cy Touff (bass trumpet) Richie Kamuca (tenor sax) Matt Utal (baritone, alto sax) Russ Freeman (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Chuck Flores (drums)
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, December 4, 1955
Keester ParadePacific Jazz X-339, EP4-43, PJ-1211; World Pacific PJM-410; Pacific Jazz HFS-1, PJ-42, PJ-LA892-H
TNTPacific Jazz PJ-1211; World Pacific PJM-410; Pacific Jazz PJ-42
What Am I Here ForPacific Jazz X-339, PJ-1211; World Pacific PJM-410, WP-1257; Pacific Jazz PJ-42
Groover Wailin'Pacific Jazz PJ-1211; World Pacific PJM-410; Pacific Jazz PJ-42, HFS-1
Keester Parade (alternate version)Pacific Jazz HFS-1
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1211; World Pacific PJ-1211   Cy Touff, His Octet And Quintet
* World Pacific PJM-410, WPM-410   Cy Touff - Havin' A Ball
* Pacific Jazz HFS-1   Various Artists - Assorted Flavors Of Pacific Jazz - A Hi-Fi Sampler $1.98
* Pacific Jazz PJ-42   Richie Kamuca, Cy Touff, Johnny Mandel, Harry Edison, Leroy Vinnegar - Keester Parade
* Pacific Jazz PJ-LA892-H   Various Artists - Jazz - The 50's, Vol. I
* World Pacific WP-1257, JWC-514, ST-1015   Various Artists - The Sound Of Big Band Jazz In Hi-Fi!
* Pacific Jazz EP4-43   Cy Touff, His Octet And Quintet
* Pacific Jazz X-339   Cy Touff, Richie Kamuca - Keester Parade / What Am I Here For

Cy Touff Quintet

Cy Touff (bass trumpet) Richie Kamuca (tenor sax) Pete Jolly (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Chuck Flores (drums)
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, December 5, 1955
Prez-EncePacific Jazz PJ-1211; World Pacific PJM-410; Pacific Jazz PJ-42
Half Past Jumpin' TimePacific Jazz EP4-43, PJ-1211; World Pacific PJM-410
A Smooth OnePacific Jazz EP4-43, PJ-1211; World Pacific PJM-410; Pacific Jazz PJ-42
Primitive CatsPacific Jazz PJ-1211, PJ-42
It's Sand, ManPacific Jazz JWC-501, PJ-42
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1211; World Pacific PJ-1211   Cy Touff, His Octet And Quintet
* World Pacific PJM-410, WPM-410   Cy Touff - Havin' A Ball
* Pacific Jazz PJ-42   Richie Kamuca, Cy Touff, Johnny Mandel, Harry Edison, Leroy Vinnegar - Keester Parade
* Pacific Jazz JWC-501; World Pacific JWC-501   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 2
* Pacific Jazz EP4-43   Cy Touff, His Octet And Quintet

Kitty White With Corky Hale

Kitty White (vocals) with Bud Shank (flute) Corky Hale (harp) and others
released 1955
Autumn LeavesPacifica PL-802, P-2002; Pacific Jazz DJ-1
Glad To Be UnhappyPacifica PL-802, P-2002; Pacific Jazz JWC-504
That's AllPacifica PL-802, P-2002
I'm Glad There Is You-
My ShipPacifica P-2002
My RomancePacifica PL-802, P-2002; Pacific Jazz JWC-504
YesterdaysPacifica P-2002
If I Should Lose YouPacifica PL-802, P-2002
I See Your Face Before MePacifica PL-802, P-2002; Pacific Jazz DJ-1
Long Ago And Far AwayPacifica P-2002
Everyday's A Sad Old Day-
Black Is The ColorPacifica PL-802, P-2002
* Pacifica P-2002; World Pacific P-2002   Kitty White - A Moment Of Love
= World Pacific WP-1406   Kitty White - Intimate
* Pacific Jazz DJ-1   Various Artists - Disc Jockey Edition
* Pacific Jazz JWC-504; World Pacific JWC-504   Various Artists - Rodgers And Hart Gems
* Pacifica PL-802   Kitty White

1956

Chico Hamilton Quintet

Buddy Collette (tenor, alto sax, clarinet, flute) Fred Katz (cello) Jim Hall (guitar) Carson Smith (bass) Chico Hamilton (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 4, 1956
JonalahPacific Jazz EP4-45, PJ-1216
ChrissiePacific Jazz PJ-1216
The WindPacific Jazz EP4-45, PJ-1216
Gone Lover (When Your Lover Has Gone)Pacific Jazz PJ-1216
The Ghost-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1216; World Pacific PJ-1216   Chico Hamilton Quintet In Hi Fi
= Mosaic MQ9-175, MD6-175   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Chico Hamilton Quintet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-45   Chico Hamilton Quintet In Hi Fi

Bud Shank - Bob Cooper Quintet

Bud Shank (alto sax, flute) Bob Cooper (tenor sax, oboe) Claude Williamson (piano) Don Prell (bass) Chuck Flores (drums)
"California Institute Of Technology", Pasadena, CA, January 19, 1956
When Lights Are LowPacific Jazz PJ-1219; Mosaic MS-010
That Old Devil Moon-
The Nearness Of You-
How Long Has This Been Going On / Tea For Two-
Lullaby Of Birdland-
Somebody Loves Me-
Moonlight In Vermont-
The King-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1219; World Pacific PJ-1219   Bud Shank Quartet In Concert - Jazz At Cal-Tech
* Mosaic MS-010   Bud Shank And Bob Cooper - Mosaic Select

Bud Shank Quartet

Bud Shank (alto sax, flute) Claude Williamson (piano) Don Prell (bass) Chuck Flores (drums)
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, January 25, 1956
Bag Of BluesPacific Jazz EP4-44, PJ-1215, JWC-501; World Pacific WP-1286
Nature BoyPacific Jazz PJ-1215, JWC-503; World Pacific WP-1286
All This And Heaven TooPacific Jazz PJ-1215
JubilationPacific Jazz PJ-1215; World Pacific WP-1286
Do Nothin' Till You Hear From MePacific Jazz EP4-44, PJ-1215; World Pacific WP-1286
Nocturne For FlutePacific Jazz EP4-44, PJ-1215, HFS-1; World Pacific WP-1286
Walkin'Pacific Jazz PJ-1215; World Pacific WP-1286
CariocaPacific Jazz PJ-1215
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1215; World Pacific PJ-1215   The Bud Shank Quartet
= Mosaic MR7-180, MD5-180   The Pacific Jazz Bud Shank Studio Sessions (1956-61)
* Pacific Jazz JWC-501; World Pacific JWC-501   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 2
* World Pacific WP-1286, ST-1286   Bud Shank - Flute N' Alto
* Pacific Jazz JWC-503; World Pacific JWC-503   Various Artists - Ballads For Backgrounds
* Pacific Jazz HFS-1   Various Artists - Assorted Flavors Of Pacific Jazz - A Hi-Fi Sampler $1.98
* Pacific Jazz EP4-44   The Bud Shank Quartet

Chico Hamilton Trio

Jim Hall (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Chico Hamilton (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 8, 1956
Blues On The RocksPacific Jazz PJ-1220, JWC-502; Crown CLP 5341
Skinned StringsPacific Jazz PJ-1220; Crown CLP 5341
Porch LightPacific Jazz PJ-1220; Crown CLP 5310
Autumn Landscape-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1220; World Pacific PJ-1220   Chico Hamilton Trio
* Pacific Jazz JWC-502; World Pacific JWC-502   Various Artists - The Blues
* Crown CLP 5341, CST 341   The Great Chico Hamilton Featuring Paul Horn
* Crown CLP 5310, CST 310   Chico Hamilton With Paul Horn

The Bill Perkins Octet

Stu Williamson (trumpet, valve trombone) Carl Fontana (trombone) Bud Shank (alto sax) Bill Perkins (tenor sax) Jack Nimitz (baritone sax, bass clarinet) Russ Freeman (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Music Box Theatre, Hollywood, CA, February 9, 1956
Song Of The IslandsPacific Jazz EP4-48, PJ-1221, JWC-501
One Hundred Years From TodayPacific Jazz PJ-1221, JWC-503
Zing ZangPacific Jazz EP4-48, PJ-1221
Let Me See-
Let Me See (alternate take)World Pacific WP-1257
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1221; World Pacific PJ-1221   The Bill Perkins Octet - On Stage
* Pacific Jazz JWC-501; World Pacific JWC-501   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 2
* Pacific Jazz JWC-503; World Pacific JWC-503   Various Artists - Ballads For Backgrounds
* World Pacific WP-1257, JWC-514, ST-1015   Various Artists - The Sound Of Big Band Jazz In Hi-Fi!
* Pacific Jazz EP4-48   The Bill Perkins Octet

Jack Lidstrom And His Dixielanders

Jack Lidstrom (trumpet) Folke Rabe (trombone) Ove Lind (clarinet) Bjorn Milder (piano) Gunnar Almstedt (bass) Lars Parmenius (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, February 9, 1956
mr1001Struttin' With Some BarbecueMetronome (Swd) MEP 180; World Pacific PJ-1235
mr1002Snag It-
mr1003I've Got A Feeling I'm FallingMetronome (Swd) MEP 180
* World Pacific PJ-1235   Jack Lidstrom Stompers - Look Dad! They're Comin' Down Our Street (In Hi-Fi)
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 180   Introducing Jack Lidstrom And His Dixielanders

John Lewis Duo And Bill Perkins Trio

Bill Perkins (tenor sax -1,3,4,6) John Lewis (piano) Jim Hall (guitar -1,3/6) Percy Heath (bass) Chico Hamilton (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 10, 1956
1. ST-1891Love Me Or Leave MePacific Jazz X-633, EP4-46, PJ-1217
2. ST-1892I Can't Get StartedPacific Jazz X-633, PJ-1217, JWC-503, JWC-506
3.Easy LivingPacific Jazz PJ-1217, JWC-501
4.2 Degrees East-3 Degrees WestPacific Jazz EP4-46, PJ-1217, JWC-502, HFS-1, PJ-100
5.SkylarkPacific Jazz PJ-1217
6.Almost Like Being In LovePacific Jazz EP4-46, PJ-1217
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1217; World Pacific PJ-1217   John Lewis, Percy Heath, Bill Perkins, Chico Hamilton, Jim Hall - Grand Encounter - 2 Degrees East-3 Degrees West
= Pacific Jazz PJ-44, ST-20144   John Lewis, Percy Heath, Chico Hamilton, Jim Hall, Bill Perkins - 2 Degrees East, 3 Degrees West
* Pacific Jazz JWC-503; World Pacific JWC-503   Various Artists - Ballads For Backgrounds
* Pacific Jazz JWC-506; World Pacific JWC-506   Various Artists - Jazz Pianists Galore
* Pacific Jazz JWC-501; World Pacific JWC-501   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 2
* Pacific Jazz JWC-502; World Pacific JWC-502   Various Artists - The Blues
* Pacific Jazz HFS-1   Various Artists - Assorted Flavors Of Pacific Jazz - A Hi-Fi Sampler $1.98
* Pacific Jazz PJ-100   Various Artists - 24 Great Jazz Groups - On Mike!
* Pacific Jazz EP4-46   John Lewis, Percy Heath, Bill Perkins, Chico Hamilton, Jim Hall - Grand Encounter - 2 Degrees East-3 Degrees West
* Pacific Jazz X-633   John Lewis, Bill Perkins - Love Me Or Leave Me / John Lewis - I Can't Get Started

Chico Hamilton Quintet

Buddy Collette (tenor, alto sax, clarinet, flute) Fred Katz (cello) Jim Hall (guitar) Carson Smith (bass) Chico Hamilton (drums)
Music Box Theatre, Hollywood, CA, February 10 & 13, 1956
Sleepy Slept Here (Santa Monica)Pacific Jazz PJ-1216
Taking A Chance On LovePacific Jazz PJ-1216, PJ-10108
ST-1887The SquimpPacific Jazz X-631, EP4-45, PJ-1216
TopsyPacific Jazz PJ-1216, JWC-501, PJ-10108, PJ-LA894-H
SleepPacific Jazz EP4-45, PJ-1216, PJ-10108
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1216; World Pacific PJ-1216   Chico Hamilton Quintet In Hi Fi
= Mosaic MQ9-175, MD6-175   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Chico Hamilton Quintet
* Pacific Jazz PJ-10108, ST-20108   Chico Hamilton - Jazz Milestones Series
* Pacific Jazz JWC-501; World Pacific JWC-501   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 2
* Pacific Jazz PJ-LA894-H   Various Artists - Jazz - The 50's, Vol. II
* Pacific Jazz EP4-45   Chico Hamilton Quintet In Hi Fi
* Pacific Jazz X-631   Chico Hamilton - The Squimp / Mr. Jo Jones

The Bill Perkins Octet

Stu Williamson (trumpet, valve trombone) Carl Fontana (trombone) Bud Shank (alto sax) Bill Perkins (tenor sax) Jack Nimitz (baritone sax, bass clarinet) Russ Freeman (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Music Box Theatre, Hollywood, CA, February 16, 1956
For Dancers OnlyPacific Jazz EP4-48, PJ-1221
Just A ChildPacific Jazz PJ-1221
As They Reveled-
When You're Smiling-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1221; World Pacific PJ-1221   The Bill Perkins Octet - On Stage
* Pacific Jazz EP4-48   The Bill Perkins Octet

Bud Shank - Russ Freeman Quartet

Bud Shank (flute, alto sax) Bill Perkins (tenor sax -1) Russ Freeman (piano) Carson Smith (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Music Box Theatre, Hollywood, CA, February 19, 1956
1.Brother, Can You Spare A DimeWorld Pacific JWC-507; Pacific Jazz 7243 4 93159 2 1
2.Blues In The NightPacific Jazz JWC-502, 7243 4 93159 2 1
3.Bojangles Of HarlemPacific Jazz JWC-501, 7243 4 93159 2 1
4.It's A New WorldPacific Jazz JWC-505, 7243 4 93159 2 1
* World Pacific JWC-507   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 3
* Pacific Jazz JWC-502; World Pacific JWC-502   Various Artists - The Blues
* Pacific Jazz JWC-501; World Pacific JWC-501   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 2
* Pacific Jazz JWC-505; World Pacific JWC-505   Various Artists - Solo Flight
* Pacific Jazz 7243 4 93159 2 1   Bud Shank/Bill Perkins

Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet, vocals) Russ Freeman (piano, celeste) James Bond (bass) Peter Littman (drums)
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, July 23, 1956
S-1871 | ST-1871That Old FeelingPacific Jazz 45-630, PJ-1222; World Pacific DJ-2; Mosaic MR4-122
It's Always YouPacific Jazz PJ-1222; Mosaic MR4-122
I've Never Been In Love Before-
S-1873 | ST-1873My BuddyPacific Jazz 45-630, PJ-1222, ST-20138; Mosaic MR4-122
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1222; World Pacific PJ-1222   Chet Baker Sings
* World Pacific DJ-2   Various Artists - Disc Jockey Edition - A Taste Of The Best From World Pacific
* Mosaic MR4-122, MD3-122   The Complete Pacific Jazz Studio Recordings Of The Chet Baker Quartet With Russ Freeman
* Pacific Jazz ST-20138   Chet Baker Plays And Sings
* Pacific Jazz 45-630, X-630   Chet Baker - That Old Feeling / My Buddy

Chet Baker Quartet + Joe Pass

Chet Baker (trumpet, vocals) Russ Freeman (piano, celeste) James Bond (bass) Peter Littman (drums) plus an overdub: Joe Pass (guitar)
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, July 23, 1956;
probably Los Angeles, CA area, 1962
That Old FeelingWorld Pacific WP-1826
My Buddy-
It's Always You-
* World Pacific WP-1826, ST-1826   Chet Baker Sings

Chet Baker And Crew

Chet Baker (trumpet) Phil Urso (tenor sax -1/18) Bobby Timmons (piano) James Bond (bass) Peter Littman (drums) Bill Loughbrough (chromatic timpani -1,9,12)
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, July 24, 25 & 31, 1956
1.To Mickey's MemoryPacific Jazz PJ-1224, PJ-LA894-H
2.Slightly Above ModeratePacific Jazz PJ-1224
3.HalemaPacific Jazz PJ-1224; Crown CLP 5317
4.RevelationPacific Jazz PJ-1224
5.Something For Liza-
6.Lucius Lu (as Lucius Lou)Pacific Jazz PJ-1224; Crown CLP 5317
7.Worrying The Life Out Of MePacific Jazz PJ-1224
8.Medium Rock-
9.To Mickey's Memory (alternate take)Pacific Jazz 7243 5 82671 2 9
10.Jumpin' Off A Clef (as Jumpin' Off A Cliff)World Pacific JWC-508; Crown CLP 5317; Pacific Jazz 7243 5 82671 2 9
11.Chippyin'World Pacific JWC-508; Pacific Jazz 7243 5 82671 2 9
12.Pawnee JunctionCrown CLP 5317; Pacific Jazz 7243 5 82671 2 9
13.Music To Dance To (as Music To Dance By)World Pacific ST-1009; Pacific Jazz 7243 5 82671 2 9
14.Line For LyonsPacific Jazz 7243 5 82671 2 9
15.Extra MildWorld Pacific JWC-510; Jazztone J-1253; Crown CLP 5317
16.A Night On Bop MountainJazztone J-1253
17.Down-
18.TabuJazztone J-1253; Pacific Jazz PJ-75
19.I Can't Get StartedPacific Jazz JWC-505
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1224; World Pacific PJ-1224, ST-1224, ST-1004; Pacific Jazz 7243 5 82671 2 9   Chet Baker And Crew
* Pacific Jazz PJ-LA894-H   Various Artists - Jazz - The 50's, Vol. II
* Crown CLP 5317, CST 317   Chet Baker Quintette
* World Pacific JWC-508   Various Artists - The Hard Swing
* World Pacific ST-1009   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 4
* World Pacific JWC-510   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 4
* Jazztone J-1253   Gerry Mulligan Quartet With Lee Konitz, Chet Baker Quintet - Mulligan And Baker!
* Pacific Jazz PJ-75   Gerry Mulligan, Chet Baker - Timeless
= Pacific Jazz ST-20146   Gerry Mulligan And Chet Baker - Timeless
* Pacific Jazz JWC-505; World Pacific JWC-505   Various Artists - Solo Flight

James Clay Quartet

James Clay (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) James Bond (bass) Peter Littman (drums)
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, July 25, 1956
In A Sentimental MoodPacific Jazz JWC-505; Blue Note CDP 7 84440 2
* Pacific Jazz JWC-505; World Pacific JWC-505   Various Artists - Solo Flight
* Blue Note CDP 7 84440 2   The Lawrence Marable Quartet Featuring James Clay - Tenorman

Art Pepper - Chet Baker Sextet

Chet Baker (trumpet -1,2) Art Pepper (alto sax) Richie Kamuca (tenor sax -1,2) Pete Jolly (piano -1/3) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, July 26, 1956
1.Tynan TimePacific Jazz PJ-LA896-H; Mosaic MR3-105; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2
2.Minor Yours-
3.Ol' Croix (as Old Croix)World Pacific JWC-507; Pacific Jazz PJ-60, PJ-LA896-H; Mosaic MR3-105; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2
4.I Can't Give You Anything But LovePacific Jazz JWC-505, PJ-60; Mosaic MR3-105; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2
5.The Great LieMosaic MR3-105; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2
* Pacific Jazz PJ-LA896-H   Art Pepper Plays Shorty Rogers And Others
* Mosaic MR3-105   The Complete Pacific Jazz Small Group Recordings Of Art Pepper
* World Pacific JWC-507   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 3
* Pacific Jazz PJ-60   Art Pepper - The Artistry Of Pepper
* Pacific Jazz JWC-505; World Pacific JWC-505   Various Artists - Solo Flight
* Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2   Chet Baker, Art Pepper - The Route

Chet Baker - Art Pepper Sextet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Art Pepper (alto sax -1/3,5) Richie Kamuca (tenor sax -1/3,5) Pete Jolly (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, July 26, 1956
1.The RouteWorld Pacific JWC-509; Crown CLP 5317; Mosaic MR3-105; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2
2.Sonny BoyPlayboy PB 1958; Mosaic MR3-105; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2
3.Little GirlWorld Pacific JWC-507; Pacific Jazz PJ-LA896-H; Mosaic MR3-105; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2
4.Sweet LorrainePacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2
5.The Route (edited version)World Pacific JWC-513
* World Pacific JWC-509   Various Artists - The Blues, Vol. 2 - Have Blues, Will Travel
* Crown CLP 5317, CST 317   Chet Baker Quintette
* Mosaic MR3-105   The Complete Pacific Jazz Small Group Recordings Of Art Pepper
* Playboy PB 1958   The Playboy Jazz All Stars, Vol. 2
* World Pacific JWC-507   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 3
* Pacific Jazz PJ-LA896-H   Art Pepper Plays Shorty Rogers And Others
* World Pacific JWC-513, ST-1021   Various Artists - The Blues In Stereo
* Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2   Chet Baker, Art Pepper - The Route

Richie Kamuca Quartet

Richie Kamuca (tenor sax) Pete Jolly (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, July 26, 1956
If I Should Lose YouPacific Jazz JWC-505, CDP 7 92931 2
* Pacific Jazz JWC-505; World Pacific JWC-505   Various Artists - Solo Flight
* Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2   Chet Baker, Art Pepper - The Route

Pete Jolly Trio

Pete Jolly (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, July 26, 1956
Younger Than SpringtimePacific Jazz JWC-506, CDP 7 92931 2
* Pacific Jazz JWC-506; World Pacific JWC-506   Various Artists - Jazz Pianists Galore
* Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2   Chet Baker, Art Pepper - The Route

Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet, vocals) Russ Freeman (piano, celeste) James Bond (bass) Lawrence Marable (drums)
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, July 30, 1956
Like Someone In LovePacific Jazz PJ-1222; Mosaic MR4-122
My Ideal-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1222; World Pacific PJ-1222   Chet Baker Sings
* Mosaic MR4-122, MD3-122   The Complete Pacific Jazz Studio Recordings Of The Chet Baker Quartet With Russ Freeman

Chet Baker Quartet + Joe Pass

Chet Baker (trumpet, vocals) Russ Freeman (piano, celeste) James Bond (bass) Lawrence Marable (drums) plus an overdub: Joe Pass (guitar)
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, July 30, 1956;
probably Los Angeles, CA area, 1962
Like Someone In LoveWorld Pacific WP-1826
* World Pacific WP-1826, ST-1826   Chet Baker Sings

Richie Kamuca - Bill Perkins Quintet

Richie Kamuca, Bill Perkins (tenor sax) Pete Jolly (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July, 1956
Cotton TailLiberty LRP-3051
I Want A Little Girl-
Blues For Two-
Indian Summer-
Don't Be That Way-
Oh! Look At Me Now-
Spain-
Pick A Dilly-
* Liberty LRP-3051; Pacific Jazz 0777 7 97195 2 5   Tenors Head-On Featuring Bill Perkins And Richie Kamuca

Hoagy Carmichael With Johnny Mandel Orchestra

Harry Edison, Conrad Gozzo (trumpet) Jimmy Zito (bass trumpet) Harry Klee, Art Pepper (alto sax) Mort Friedman (tenor sax) Marty Berman (baritone sax) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Irv Cottler (drums) Hoagy Carmichael (vocals) Johnny Mandel (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, September 10, 1956
Georgia On My MindPacific Jazz PJ-1223
New Orleans-
Baltimore Oriole-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1223; World Pacific PJ-1223; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 46862 2   Hoagy Carmichael - Hoagy Sings Carmichael

Johnny Mandel Orchestra

Harry Edison, Conrad Gozzo (trumpet) Jimmy Zito (bass trumpet) Harry Klee, Art Pepper (alto sax) Mort Friedman (tenor sax) Marty Berman (baritone sax) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Irv Cottler (drums) Johnny Mandel (arranger, conductor): omit Carmichael
Los Angeles, CA, September 10, 1956
Georgia On My Mind (instrumental)World Pacific STEREO-106, WP-1257, HFS-2; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 46862 2
* World Pacific WP-1257, JWC-514, ST-1015   Various Artists - The Sound Of Big Band Jazz In Hi-Fi!
* World Pacific HFS-2   Various Artists - Something For Both Ears! $2.98
= World Pacific WP-1291, ST-1291   Various Artists - Swingin' Like Sixty, Vol. 3 - Something For Both Ears
* Pacific Jazz CDP 7 46862 2   Hoagy Carmichael - Hoagy Sings Carmichael
* World Pacific STEREO-106   Johnny Mandel - Georgia On My Mind / Bill Holman - Hooray For Love

Hoagy Carmichael With Johnny Mandel Orchestra

Harry Edison, Conrad Gozzo (trumpet) Jimmy Zito (bass trumpet) Harry Klee, Art Pepper (alto sax) Mort Friedman (tenor sax) Marty Berman (baritone sax) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Ralph Pena (bass) Irv Cottler (drums) Hoagy Carmichael (vocals) Johnny Mandel (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, September 11, 1956
Memphis In JunePacific Jazz PJ-1223
Two Sleepy People-
Lazy River-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1223; World Pacific PJ-1223; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 46862 2   Hoagy Carmichael - Hoagy Sings Carmichael

Johnny Mandel Orchestra

Harry Edison, Conrad Gozzo (trumpet) Jimmy Zito (bass trumpet) Harry Klee, Art Pepper (alto sax) Mort Friedman (tenor sax) Marty Berman (baritone sax) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Ralph Pena (bass) Irv Cottler (drums) Johnny Mandel (arranger, conductor) plus overdubs: Bill Holman (tenor sax): plus overdubs: Bill Holman (tenor sax) replaces Carmichael
Los Angeles, CA, September 11, 1956;
probably Los Angeles, CA area, 1958
Lazy RiverWorld Pacific PJM-410
* World Pacific PJM-410, WPM-410   Cy Touff - Havin' A Ball

Hoagy Carmichael With Johnny Mandel Orchestra

Don Fagerquist, Ray Linn (trumpet) Jimmy Zito (bass trumpet) Harry Klee, Art Pepper (alto sax) Mort Friedman (tenor sax) Marty Berman (baritone sax) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Nick Fatool (drums) Hoagy Carmichael (vocals) Johnny Mandel (arranger, conductor)
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, September 13, 1956
Winter MoonPacific Jazz PJ-1223
Skylark-
ST-1889Rockin' ChairPacific Jazz X-632, PJ-1223
ST-1890Ballad In Blue-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1223; World Pacific PJ-1223; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 46862 2   Hoagy Carmichael - Hoagy Sings Carmichael
* Pacific Jazz X-632   Hoagy Carmichael - Old Rockin' Chair / Ballad In Blue

Jimmy Rowles Quartet

Jimmy Rowles (piano) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Nick Fatool (drums)
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, September 13, 1956
We'll Be Together AgainPacific Jazz JWC-506; Mosaic MS-019
* Pacific Jazz JWC-506; World Pacific JWC-506   Various Artists - Jazz Pianists Galore
* Mosaic MS-019   Russ Freeman, Richard Twardzik, Jimmy Rowles, Clare Fischer - The Pacific Jazz Piano Trios - Mosaic Select

Jack Lidstrom And His Hep Cats

Jack Lidstrom (trumpet) Jan Bark (trombone) Stig Eriksson (clarinet) Bjorn Milder (piano) Sture Nordin (bass) Lars Parmenius (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, October 11, 1956
ST-2005Lazy RiverMetronome (Swd) MEP 224; World Pacific PJ-1235, X-645
New Orleans StompMetronome (Swd) MEP 224; World Pacific PJ-1235
Ol' Man MoseMetronome (Swd) MEP 224
Joplin's Sensation-
* World Pacific PJ-1235   Jack Lidstrom Stompers - Look Dad! They're Comin' Down Our Street (In Hi-Fi)
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 224   Jack Lidstrom And The Hep Cats - Lazy River
* World Pacific X-645   Jack Lidstrom - Ole Miss / Lazy River

Chet Baker Big Band

Chet Baker (trumpet) Bob Burgess (trombone) Fred Waters (alto sax) Phil Urso (alto, tenor, baritone sax) Bob Graf (tenor sax) Bill Hood (baritone sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) James Bond (bass) Peter Littman (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 18, 1956
MythePacific Jazz PJ-1229
Chet-
Not Too Slow-
Phil's Blues-
Dinah-
V-Line-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1229; World Pacific PJ-1229   Chet Baker Big Band

Phil Urso Quartet

Phil Urso (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) James Bond (bass) Peter Littman (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 18, 1956
It's Only A Paper MoonPacific Jazz JWC-505
* Pacific Jazz JWC-505; World Pacific JWC-505   Various Artists - Solo Flight

Bobby Timmons Trio

Bobby Timmons (piano) James Bond (bass) Peter Littman (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 18, 1956
Autumn In New YorkPacific Jazz JWC-506
* Pacific Jazz JWC-506; World Pacific JWC-506   Various Artists - Jazz Pianists Galore

Phil Urso - Bob Burgess Quintet

Bob Burgess (trombone) Phil Urso (alto sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) James Bond (bass) Peter Littman (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 18, 1956
Too Marvelous For WordsWorld Pacific JWC-507
* World Pacific JWC-507   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 3

Chet Baker Big Band

Chet Baker (trumpet) Bob Burgess (trombone) Fred Waters (alto sax) Phil Urso (alto, tenor, baritone sax) Bob Graf (tenor sax) Bill Hood (baritone sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) James Bond (bass) James McKean (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 19, 1956
Worrying The Life Out Of MePacific Jazz PJ-1229
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1229; World Pacific PJ-1229   Chet Baker Big Band

Chico Hamilton Quintet

Paul Horn (alto, tenor sax, flute, clarinet) Fred Katz (cello) John Pisano (guitar) Carson Smith (bass) Chico Hamilton (drums)
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, October 21 & 24, 1956
I Know (Theme)Pacific Jazz PJ-1225
Chanel #5-
Beanstalk-
September Song-
Siete-CuatroPacific Jazz PJ-1225, 88134, PJ-10108
ST-1888Mr. Jo JonesPacific Jazz X-631, PJ-1225
I Know (Theme)Pacific Jazz PJ-1225
ST-1895Satin DollPacific Jazz X-635; World Pacific S-209; Pacific Jazz PJ-1225, 88134, PJ-10108
LillianPacific Jazz PJ-1225
Reflections-
Soft WindsWorld Pacific STEREO-102; Pacific Jazz PJ-1225, PJ-10108
CaravanWorld Pacific STEREO-102; Pacific Jazz PJ-1225, PJ-10108; World Pacific HFS-2
I Know (Theme)Pacific Jazz PJ-1225, PJ-10108
Mr. Smith Goes To TownWorld Pacific JWC-507; Mosaic MQ9-175
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1225; World Pacific PJ-1225, ST-1225, ST-1005   Chico Hamilton Quintet
= Mosaic MQ9-175, MD6-175   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Chico Hamilton Quintet
* Pacific Jazz PJ-10108, ST-20108   Chico Hamilton - Jazz Milestones Series
* World Pacific HFS-2   Various Artists - Something For Both Ears! $2.98
= World Pacific WP-1291, ST-1291   Various Artists - Swingin' Like Sixty, Vol. 3 - Something For Both Ears
* World Pacific JWC-507   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 3
* World Pacific S-209   Chico Hamilton - Satin Doll / Bud Shank, Laurindo Almeida - Choro In "A"
* Pacific Jazz 88134   Chico Hamilton - Siete Cuatro / Satin Doll
* Pacific Jazz X-631   Chico Hamilton - The Squimp / Mr. Jo Jones
* Pacific Jazz X-635   Chico Hamilton - Satin Doll / Jim Hall - Stella By Starlight
* World Pacific STEREO-102   Chico Hamilton - Soft Winds / Caravan

Chet Baker Big Band

Chet Baker, Conte Candoli, Norman Faye (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Art Pepper, Bud Shank (alto sax) Bill Perkins, Phil Urso (tenor sax) Bobby Timmons (piano) James Bond (bass) Lawrence Marable (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 26, 1956
A Foggy DayPacific Jazz PJ-1229
Darn That Dream-
ST-1898TenderlyPacific Jazz X-636, PJ-1229; World Pacific WP-1257; Mosaic MR3-105
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1229; World Pacific PJ-1229   Chet Baker Big Band
* World Pacific WP-1257, JWC-514, ST-1015   Various Artists - The Sound Of Big Band Jazz In Hi-Fi!
* Mosaic MR3-105   The Complete Pacific Jazz Small Group Recordings Of Art Pepper
* Pacific Jazz X-636   Carl Perkins - Too Close For Comfort / Chet Baker - Tenderly

Bill Perkins Quintet

Richie Kamuca (tenor sax) Bill Perkins (tenor sax, bass clarinet, flute) Hampton Hawes (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 29, 1956
Just FriendsPacific Jazz PJM-401, 0777 7 97195 2 5
All Of Me-
Limehouse Blues-
Solid De Sylva-
Sweet And Lovely-
* Pacific Jazz PJM-401; World Pacific WPM-401   Bill Perkins, Art Pepper, Richie Kamuca - Just Friends
* Pacific Jazz 0777 7 97195 2 5   Tenors Head-On Featuring Bill Perkins And Richie Kamuca

Chet Baker - Art Pepper Sextet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Art Pepper (alto sax) Phil Urso (tenor sax) Carl Perkins (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Lawrence Marable (drums)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, October 31, 1956
For Minors OnlyWorld Pacific PJ-1234; Mosaic MR3-105
Minor YoursWorld Pacific EP4-65, PJ-1234; Mosaic MR3-105
Resonant EmotionsWorld Pacific EP4-66, PJ-1234; Mosaic MR3-105
Tynan Time-
Picture Of HeathWorld Pacific EP4-51, PJ-1234; Mosaic MR3-105
For Miles And Miles-
C.T.A.World Pacific EP4-65, PJ-1234; Pacific Jazz PJ-60; Mosaic MR3-105
* World Pacific PJ-1234   Chet Baker And Art Pepper - Playboys
= Pacific Jazz PJ-18   Chet Baker, Art Pepper, Phil Urso - Picture Of Heath
* Mosaic MR3-105   The Complete Pacific Jazz Small Group Recordings Of Art Pepper
* Pacific Jazz PJ-60   Art Pepper - The Artistry Of Pepper
* World Pacific EP4-65   Chet Baker And Art Pepper - Playboys
* World Pacific EP4-66   Chet Baker And Art Pepper - Playboys
* World Pacific EP4-51   Chet Baker And Art Pepper - Playboys

Russ Freeman - Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Russ Freeman (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 6, 1956
ST-1903Love NestPacific Jazz X-639; World Pacific PJ-1232, JWC-507; Pacific Jazz PJ-75, PJ-LA894-H; Mosaic MR4-122
Fan TanWorld Pacific PJ-1232; Mosaic MR4-122
Summer Sketch-
An Afternoon At Home-
Say When-
ST-1904Lush LifePacific Jazz X-639; World Pacific PJ-1232; Mosaic MR4-122
Amblin'World Pacific PJ-1232; Mosaic MR4-122
Hugo Hurwhey-
* World Pacific PJ-1232   Quartet: Russ Freeman Chet Baker
* World Pacific JWC-507   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 3
* Pacific Jazz PJ-75   Gerry Mulligan, Chet Baker - Timeless
= Pacific Jazz ST-20146   Gerry Mulligan And Chet Baker - Timeless
* Pacific Jazz PJ-LA894-H   Various Artists - Jazz - The 50's, Vol. II
* Mosaic MR4-122, MD3-122   The Complete Pacific Jazz Studio Recordings Of The Chet Baker Quartet With Russ Freeman
* Pacific Jazz X-639   Russ Freeman, Chet Baker - Love Nest / Lush Life

Bud Shank Quartet

Bud Shank (alto sax, flute) Claude Williamson (piano, celeste) Don Prell (bass) Chuck Flores (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 7 & 8, 1956
A Night In TunisiaPacific Jazz PJ-1230; World Pacific WP-1286
TertiaPacific Jazz PJ-1230; Crown CLP 5311
All Of YouPacific Jazz PJ-1230
ThemePacific Jazz PJ-1230; Crown CLP 5311
Jive At FivePacific Jazz PJ-1230; World Pacific WP-1286
Softly, As In A Morning SunrisePacific Jazz PJ-1230
Polka Dots And MoonbeamsPacific Jazz PJ-1230; World Pacific JWC-507, WP-1286
The Lamp Is LowPacific Jazz PJ-1230
TangerinePlayboy PB 1957; Playboy PB 1529/30; Mosaic MR7-180
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1230; World Pacific PJ-1230   Bud Shank Quartet
= Mosaic MR7-180, MD5-180   The Pacific Jazz Bud Shank Studio Sessions (1956-61)
* World Pacific WP-1286, ST-1286   Bud Shank - Flute N' Alto
* Crown CLP 5311, CST 311   Bud Shank
* World Pacific JWC-507   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 3
* Playboy PB 1957   The Playboy Jazz All Stars, Vol. 1
* Playboy PB 1529/30   The Playboy Jazz All Stars

Chet Baker - Bud Shank With Johnny Mandel/Bill Holman Orchestra

Chet Baker, Don Fagerquist, Ray Linn (trumpet) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Charlie Mariano, Herbie Steward (alto sax) Bud Shank (alto sax, flute) Bill Holman, Richie Kamuca (tenor sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Monte Budwig (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Mike Pacheco (bongos)
Los Angeles, CA, November 8, 1956
ST-1907 | SX-512Jimmy's ThemeWorld Pacific X-641, STEREO-107, P-2005, WP-1257
The SearchWorld Pacific P-2005
Chet Baker (trumpet) Bud Shank (alto sax, flute) Claude Williamson (piano) Monte Budwig (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Lost Love-
Chet Baker, Don Fagerquist, Ray Linn (trumpet) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Charlie Mariano, Herbie Steward (alto sax) Bud Shank (alto sax, flute) Bill Holman, Richie Kamuca (tenor sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Monte Budwig (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Mike Pacheco (bongos)
People-
The Movie Star-
SX-513Fairmont, IndianaWorld Pacific STEREO-107, P-2005
Chet Baker (trumpet) Bill Holman (tenor sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Monte Budwig (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Rebel At WorkWorld Pacific P-2005
Chet Baker, Don Fagerquist, Ray Linn (trumpet) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Charlie Mariano, Herbie Steward (alto sax) Bud Shank (alto sax, flute) Bill Holman, Richie Kamuca (tenor sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Monte Budwig (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Mike Pacheco (bongos)
Success And Then What-
ST-1908Let Me Be LovedWorld Pacific X-641, P-2005
HollywoodWorld Pacific P-2005
Let Me Be Loved (vocal version)Pacific Jazz (J) TOCJ-5315
* World Pacific P-2005; Pacific Jazz (J) TOCJ-5315   Chet Baker And Bud Shank - Theme Music From "The James Dean Story"
* World Pacific WP-1257, JWC-514, ST-1015   Various Artists - The Sound Of Big Band Jazz In Hi-Fi!
* World Pacific X-641   Chet Baker, Bud Shank - Jimmy's Theme / Let Me Be Loved
* World Pacific STEREO-107   Chet Baker, Bud Shank - Jimmy's Theme / Fairmont

Bud Shank - Bob Cooper Quintet

Bud Shank (alto sax, flute) Bob Cooper (tenor sax, oboe) Howard Roberts (guitar) Don Prell (bass) Chuck Flores (drums)
Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA, first session, November 29, 1956
Gypsy In My SoulPacific Jazz PJ-1226; Mosaic MS-010
I Want To Be Happy-
ST-1894What'll I DoPacific Jazz X-634, PJ-1226; Mosaic MS-010
Sweet Georgia BrownWorld Pacific WP-1277, JWC-507; Mosaic MS-010
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1226; World Pacific PJ-1226   Bud Shank, Bob Cooper - Flute 'N Oboe
* World Pacific WP-1277   Bud Shank, Bob Cooper - Blowin' Country
* World Pacific JWC-507   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 3
* Mosaic MS-010   Bud Shank And Bob Cooper - Mosaic Select
* Pacific Jazz X-634   Bud Shank, Bob Cooper - What'll I Do / Tequila Time

Bud Shank - Bob Cooper Quintet With String Quartet

Bud Shank (alto sax, flute) Bob Cooper (tenor sax, oboe) Howard Roberts (guitar) Don Prell (bass) Chuck Flores (drums) with Benny Gill, Eudice Shapiro (violin) Millard Thomas (viola) Ray Kramer (cello)
Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA, second session, November 29, 1956
They Didn't Believe MePacific Jazz PJ-1226; World Pacific WP-1827; Mosaic MS-010
In The Blue Of Evening-
ST-1893Tequila TimePacific Jazz X-634, PJ-1226; Mosaic MS-010
I Can't Get StartedPacific Jazz PJ-1226; World Pacific WP-1827; Mosaic MS-010
Blues For Delilah-
Sunset And Wine-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1226; World Pacific PJ-1226   Bud Shank, Bob Cooper - Flute 'N Oboe
* World Pacific WP-1827, ST-1827   The Bud Shank/Bob Cooper Orchestra - Flute, Oboe And Strings
* Mosaic MS-010   Bud Shank And Bob Cooper - Mosaic Select
* Pacific Jazz X-634   Bud Shank, Bob Cooper - What'll I Do / Tequila Time

Gerry Mulligan Quartet

Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone, piano) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax, piano) Bill Crow (bass) Dave Bailey (drums)
"Storyville Club", Boston, MA, December 6, 1956
Bweebida BwobbidaWorld Pacific EP4-56; Pacific Jazz PJ-1228
ST-1902Birth Of The BluesPacific Jazz X-638; World Pacific EP4-64; Pacific Jazz PJ-1228
Baubles, Bangles And BeadsWorld Pacific EP4-64; Pacific Jazz PJ-1228
Rustic Hop-
Open CountryWorld Pacific EP4-63; Pacific Jazz PJ-1228
Storyville StoryWorld Pacific EP4-56; Pacific Jazz PJ-1228
ST-1901That Old FeelingPacific Jazz X-638; World Pacific EP4-64; Pacific Jazz PJ-1228
Bike Up The Strand / Utter ChaosWorld Pacific EP4-63; Pacific Jazz PJ-1228
Blues At The RootsWorld Pacific JWC-513; Pacific Jazz PJ-8, CDP 7 94472 2
Ide's SidePacific Jazz CDP 7 94472 2
I Can't Get Started-
Frenesi-
Flash-
Honeysuckle Rose-
Limelight / Utter Chaos-
Utter ChaosPlayboy PB 1957
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1228; World Pacific PJ-1228, ST-1228; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 94472 2   Gerry Mulligan Quartet Recorded In Boston At Storyville
* World Pacific JWC-513, ST-1021   Various Artists - The Blues In Stereo
* Pacific Jazz PJ-8, ST-20140   The Genius Of Gerry Mulligan
* Playboy PB 1957   The Playboy Jazz All Stars, Vol. 1
* World Pacific EP4-56   Gerry Mulligan Quartet Recorded In Boston At Storyville, Vol. 1
* World Pacific EP4-64   Gerry Mulligan Quartet Recorded In Boston At Storyville
* World Pacific EP4-63   Gerry Mulligan Quartet Recorded In Boston At Storyville
* Pacific Jazz X-638   Gerry Mulligan - That Old Feeling / Birth Of The Blues

Bill Perkins Quintet

Art Pepper (alto sax -1/4) Bill Perkins (tenor sax) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Ben Tucker (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Radio Annex, Los Angeles, CA, December 11, 1956
1.A Foggy DayPacific Jazz PJM-401, PJ-60; Mosaic MR3-105
2.Diane-A-Flow-
3.What Is This Thing Called Love-
4.Zenobia-
5.Angel EyesPacific Jazz JWC-505, 7243 4 93159 2 1
* Pacific Jazz PJM-401; World Pacific WPM-401   Bill Perkins, Art Pepper, Richie Kamuca - Just Friends
* Pacific Jazz PJ-60   Art Pepper - The Artistry Of Pepper
* Mosaic MR3-105   The Complete Pacific Jazz Small Group Recordings Of Art Pepper
* Pacific Jazz JWC-505; World Pacific JWC-505   Various Artists - Solo Flight
* Pacific Jazz 7243 4 93159 2 1   Bud Shank/Bill Perkins

Jimmy Rowles Trio

Jimmy Rowles (piano) Ben Tucker (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Radio Annex, Los Angeles, CA, December 11, 1956
Sonny SpeaksPacific Jazz JWC-506, 7243 4 93159 2 1; Mosaic MS-019
* Pacific Jazz JWC-506; World Pacific JWC-506   Various Artists - Jazz Pianists Galore
* Pacific Jazz 7243 4 93159 2 1   Bud Shank/Bill Perkins
* Mosaic MS-019   Russ Freeman, Richard Twardzik, Jimmy Rowles, Clare Fischer - The Pacific Jazz Piano Trios - Mosaic Select

Bill Thompson Plays The Mighty Wurlitzer Pipe Organ

Bill Thompson (The Mighty Wurlitzer pipe organ)
released 1956
In The Still Of The NightPacifica P-2001
Easy To Love-
Tell Me That You Love Me Tonight-
I'll Remember April-
We'll Be Together Again-
Flamingo-
Autumn Leaves-
Dancing On The Ceiling-
Falling In Love With Love-
All The Things You Are-
* Pacifica P-2001; World Pacific P-2001   Bill Thompson - A Quiet Evening With The Mighty Wurlitzer