Prestige Records Discography: 1933-1948

1933

Duke Ellington's Orchestra

Freddie Jenkins, Arthur Whetsol, Cootie Williams (trumpet) Lawrence Brown, Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton (trombone) Juan Tizol (valve trombone) Otto Hardwick (alto saxophone, clarinet) Johnny Hodges (alto,soprano saxophone) Barney Bigard (tenor saxophone, clarinet) Harry Carney (baritone saxophone, clarinet) Duke Ellington (piano) Fred Guy (guitar) Wellman Braud (bass) Sonny Greer (drums) Ivie Anderson (vocals)
NYC, February 15, 1933
265049-2Merry-Go-RoundColumbia 35837
265049-3-Columbia CB-591; Prestige PR 7645
265050-2Sophisticated Lady-
265051-2I've Got The World On A StringColumbia CB-625; Prestige PR 7645
* Prestige PR 7645   Various Artists - The Big Bands 1933
* Columbia 35837   Duke Ellington - Merry-Go-Round / Drop Me Off At Harlem
* Columbia CB-591, FB-2821, DF-1232, DO-962, DZ-477, GN-5009   Duke Ellington - Merry-Go-Round / Sophisticated Lady
* Columbia CB-625, DF-1306, DO-967, GN-5011   Duke Ellington - I've Got The World On A String / Down A Carolina Lane

Duke Ellington's Orchestra

Freddie Jenkins, Arthur Whetsol, Cootie Williams (trumpet) Lawrence Brown, Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton (trombone) Juan Tizol (valve trombone) Otto Hardwick (alto saxophone, clarinet) Johnny Hodges (alto,soprano saxophone) Barney Bigard (tenor saxophone, clarinet) Harry Carney (baritone saxophone, clarinet) Duke Ellington (piano) Fred Guy (guitar) Wellman Braud (bass) Sonny Greer (drums) Ivie Anderson (vocals): same personnel
NYC, February 16, 1933
265052-3Down A Carolina LaneColumbia CB-625; Prestige PR 7645
* Prestige PR 7645   Various Artists - The Big Bands 1933
* Columbia CB-625, DF-1306, DO-967, GN-5011   Duke Ellington - I've Got The World On A String / Down A Carolina Lane

Benny Carter And His Orchestra

Shad Collins, Leonard Davis, Bill Dillard (trumpet) Wilbur DeParis, George Washington (trombone) Howard Johnson (alto saxophone) Benny Carter (alto saxophone, clarinet, vocals) Chu Berry (tenor saxophone) Nicholas Rodriguez (piano) Lawrence Lucie (guitar) Ernest "Bass" Hill (bass) Sidney Catlett (drums)
NYC, March 14, 1933
265090-2Swing ItColumbia CB-628; Prestige PR 7643
265091-3Synthetic LoveColumbia CB-636; Prestige PR 7643
265092-2Six Bells StampedeColumbia CB-628; Prestige PR 7643
265093-2Love, You're Not The One For MeColumbia CB-636; Prestige PR 7643
* Prestige PR 7643   Benny Carter 1933
* Columbia CB-628, DF-1304, DO-969   Benny Carter - Swing It / Six Bells Stampede
* Columbia CB-636, DO-987   Benny Carter - Synthetic Love / Love, You're Not The One For Me

Fletcher Henderson And His Orchestra

Henry "Red" Allen, Russell Smith, Bobby Stark (trumpet) Claude Jones, Dicky Wells (trombone) Hilton Jefferson (alto saxophone) Russell Procope (alto saxophone, clarinet) Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Fletcher Henderson (piano) Bernard Addison (guitar) John Kirby (bass) Walter Johnson (drums)
NYC, September 22, 1933
265135-2Queer NotionsColumbia CB-678; Decca 18169; Prestige PR 7645
265136-3It's The Talk Of The TownColumbia 2825-D, CB-678; Prestige PR 7645
265137-2Night LifeColumbia CB-727; Decca 18254; Prestige PR 7645
265138-2NagasakiColumbia 2825-D, CB-727; Vocalion 3322; Prestige PR 7645
* Prestige PR 7645   Various Artists - The Big Bands 1933
* Columbia CB-678, DF-1400, DO-1064   Fletcher Henderson - Queer Notions / It's The Talk Of The Town
* Decca 18169   Fletcher Henderson - Queer Notions / Buck Washington - Old Fashioned Love
* Columbia 2825-D; Decca 18253; Brunswick 88050   Fletcher Henderson - It's The Talk Of The Town / Nagasaki
* Columbia CB-727, DF-1510, DO-1208   Fletcher Henderson - Night Life / Nagasaki
* Decca 18254   Fletcher Henderson - I've Got To Sing A Torch Song / Night Life
* Vocalion 3322   Fletcher Henderson - Nagasaki / Sugar Foot Stomp

Joe Sullivan Solo

Joe Sullivan (piano)
NYC, September 26, 1933
265139-2Honeysuckle RoseColumbia 2876-D; Parlophone PZ-11114; Prestige PR 7646
265140-2Gin Mill BluesColumbia 2876-D; Prestige PR 7646
265141-2Little Rock GetawayParlophone R-2006, A-3908; Prestige PR 7646
265142-2Onyx Bring DownColumbia 2925-D; Parlophone R-2006; Prestige PR 7646
* Prestige PR 7646   Various Artists - Swing Classics 1935
* Columbia 2876-D, DO-1123; United Hot Clubs Of America 31/32; Parlophone R-1686; Odeon OR-1686   Joe Sullivan - Honeysuckle Rose / Gin Mill Blues
* Parlophone PZ-11114   Joe Sullivan - Honeysuckle Rose / ???
* Parlophone R-2006; United Hot Clubs Of America 33/34   Joe Sullivan - Little Rock Getaway / Onyx Bring Down
* Parlophone A-3908   Joe Sullivan - Little Rock Getaway / ???
* Columbia 2925-D   Joe Sullivan - Onyx Bring Down / Buck Washington - Old Fashioned Love

Coleman Hawkins And His Orchestra

Henry "Red" Allen (trumpet) J.C. Higginbotham (trombone) Hilton Jefferson (alto saxophone) Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Horace Henderson (piano) Bernard Addison (guitar) John Kirby (bass) Walter Johnson (drums)
NYC, September 29, 1933
265143-2The Day You Came AlongParlophone R-1685; Prestige PR 7647
265144-2Jamaica ShoutOKeh 41566; Parlophone R-1685; Decca 3358; Prestige PR 7647
265145-2Heartbreak BluesOKeh 41566; Parlophone R-1766; Prestige PR 7647
* Prestige PR 7647   Various Artists - Jazz Pioneers 1933-36
* Parlophone R-1685, A-3862, B-27580, PZ-11130, TT-9080   Coleman Hawkins - The Day You Came Along / Jamaica Shout
* OKeh 41566; Parlophone B-71161; Odeon 194192, 279500; United Hot Clubs Of America 55/56   Coleman Hawkins - Heartbreak Blues / Jamaica Shout
* Decca 3358   Coleman Hawkins - Honeysuckle Rose / Jamaica Shout
* Parlophone R-1766, A-3883, B-27581, PZ-11136, TT-9063; Odeon OR-1766   Coleman Hawkins - Heartbreak Blues / Horace Henderson - Ol' Man River

Joe Venuti And His Blue Six

Benny Goodman (clarinet) Bud Freeman (tenor saxophone) Joe Venuti (violin) Joe Sullivan (piano) Dick McDonough (guitar) Adrian Rollini (bass saxophone) Neil Marshall (drums)
NYC, October 2, 1933
265146-2Sweet LorraineColumbia CB-708, DO-1201; Prestige PR 7644
265147-2Doin' The Uptown LowdownColumbia CB-708, 2934-D, DO-1036, DQ-1325; Prestige PR 7644
265148-2The Jazz Me BluesColumbia CB-686, DO-1071; Prestige PR 7644
265149-2In De RuffColumbia CB-686, DO-1201; Prestige PR 7644
* Prestige PR 7644   Benny Goodman And The Giants Of Swing
* Columbia CB-708; Decca 18167   Joe Venuti - Sweet Lorraine / Doin' The Uptown Lowdown
* Columbia DO-1201   Joe Venuti - Sweet Lorraine / In De Ruff
* Columbia 2934-D   Joe Venuti - Doin' The Uptown Lowdown / ???
* Columbia DO-1036   Joe Venuti - Doin' The Uptown Lowdown / Raggin' The Scale
* Columbia DQ-1325   Joe Venuti - Doin' The Uptown Lowdown / ???
* Columbia CB-686; Decca 18168   Joe Venuti - The Jazz Me Blues / In De Ruff
* Columbia DO-1071   Benny Goodman - Ain'tcha Glad / Joe Venuti - The Jazz Me Blues

Horace Henderson And His Orchestra / Fletcher Henderson And His Orchestra / Horace Henderson And Fletcher Henderson's Orchestra

Henry "Red" Allen, Russell Smith, Bobby Stark (trumpet) Claude Jones, Dicky Wells (trombone) Hilton Jefferson (alto saxophone) Russell Procope (alto saxophone, clarinet) Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Horace Henderson (piano) Bernard Addison (guitar) John Kirby (bass) Walter Johnson (drums) Fletcher Henderson (arranger?)
Chicago, IL, October 3, 1933
265150-2Happy FeetParlophone R-1792; Decca 18172; Odeon A-277481, 031811; Prestige PR 7645
265151-1Rhythm Crazy (I'm Rhythm Crazy Now)Parlophone R-1743; Decca 18171; Odeon 031811, OR-1743, 194218; Prestige PR 7645
265152-1Ol' Man RiverParlophone R-1766, A-7654, B-71139; Decca 18172; Prestige PR 7645
265153-2Minnie The Moocher's Wedding DayParlophone R-2031, A-6020, A-7654; Decca 18171; Odeon A-277481; Prestige PR 7645
265154-1Ain'tcha GladParlophone R-1717, A-6020; Odeon 194218, 031812; Prestige PR 7645
265155-1I've Got To Sing A Torch SongColumbia CB-701; Decca 18254; Prestige PR 7645
* Prestige PR 7645   Various Artists - The Big Bands 1933
* Parlophone R-1792   Horace Henderson - Happy Feet / The Chocolate Dandies - Blue Interlude
* Decca 18172   Horace Henderson - Happy Feet / Ol' Man River
* Odeon A-277481   Horace Henderson - Happy Feet / Minnie The Moocher's Wedding Day
* Odeon 031811   Horace Henderson - Happy Feet / Rhythm Crazy
* Parlophone R-1743   Horace Henderson - Rhythm Crazy / The Chocolate Dandies - Krazy Kapers
* Decca 18171   Horace Henderson - I'm Rhythm Crazy Now / Minnie The Moocher's Wedding Day
* Odeon OR-1743   Horace Henderson - Rhythm Crazy / ???
* Odeon 194218   Horace Henderson - Rhythm Crazy / Ain'tcha Glad
* Parlophone R-1766, A-3883, B-27581, PZ-11136, TT-9063; Odeon OR-1766   Coleman Hawkins - Heartbreak Blues / Horace Henderson - Ol' Man River
* Parlophone A-7654   Horace Henderson - Ol' Man River / Minnie The Moocher's Wedding Day
* Parlophone B-71139   Earl Hines - A Monday Date / Horace Henderson/Fletcher Henderson - Ol' Man River
* Parlophone R-2031; Odeon A-272252   Horace Henderson - Minnie The Moocher's Wedding Day / Eddie Condon - Makin' Friends
* Parlophone A-6020   Horace Henderson - Minnie The Moocher's Wedding Day / Ain'tcha Glad
* Parlophone R-1717   Horace Henderson - Ain'tcha Glad / The Chocolate Dandies - Once Upon A Time
* Odeon 031812   Horace Henderson - Ain'tcha Glad / Fletcher Henderson - Livery Stable Blues
* Columbia CB-701   Fletcher Henderson - I've Got To Sing A Torch Song / New King Porter Stomp
* Decca 18254   Fletcher Henderson - I've Got To Sing A Torch Song / Night Life

The Chocolate Dandies

Max Kaminsky (trumpet) Floyd O'Brien (trombone) Benny Carter (alto saxophone, trumpet) Chu Berry (tenor saxophone) Teddy Wilson (piano) Lawrence Lucie (guitar) Ernest "Bass" Hill (bass) Sidney Catlett (drums) Milton "Mezz" Mezzrow (drums -4)
NYC, October 10, 1933
1. 265156-2Blue InterludeDecca 18255; Parlophone R-1792, A-3931, B-71144; Odeon A-277251, A-277483; Prestige PR 7643
2. 265157-1I Never KnewColumbia 2875-D; Parlophone R-1815, A-3931, B-71145; Prestige PR 7643
3. 265158-1Once Upon A TimeOKeh 41568; Decca 18255; Parlophone R-1717; Odeon A-2380; Prestige PR 7643
4. 265159-2Krazy KapersOKeh 41568; Parlophone R-1743, A-6034, B-27682, B-71145, TT-9067; Prestige PR 7643
* Prestige PR 7643   Benny Carter 1933
* Decca 18255   The Chocolate Dandies - Blue Interlude / Once Upon A Time
* Parlophone R-1792   Horace Henderson - Happy Feet / The Chocolate Dandies - Blue Interlude
* Parlophone A-3931, B-27603, TT-9066; Odeon 194273   The Chocolate Dandies - Blue Interlude / I Never Knew
* Parlophone B-71144   The Chocolate Dandies - Blue Interlude / Bugle Call Rag
* Odeon A-277251   The Chocolate Dandies - Blue Interlude / ???
* Odeon A-277483   The Chocolate Dandies - Blue Interlude / ???
* Columbia 2875-D   The Chocolate Dandies - I Never Knew / Chick Webb - On The Sunny Side Of The Street
* Parlophone R-1815   The Chocolate Dandies - I Never Knew / Claude Hopkins - Marie
* Parlophone B-71145; Odeon 273034   The Chocolate Dandies - I Never Knew / Krazy Kapers
* OKeh 41568; HRS 16; Odeon 031808, 194205   The Chocolate Dandies - Once Upon A Time / Krazy Kapers
* Parlophone R-1717   Horace Henderson - Ain'tcha Glad / The Chocolate Dandies - Once Upon A Time
* Odeon A-2380   Earl Hines - I Ain't Got Nobody / The Chocolate Dandies - Once Upon A Time
* Parlophone R-1743   Horace Henderson - Rhythm Crazy / The Chocolate Dandies - Krazy Kapers
* Parlophone A-6034   Duke Ellington - What Can A Poor Fellow Do / The Chocolate Dandies - Krazy Kapers
* Parlophone B-27682   The Chocolate Dandies - Krazy Kapers / ???
* Parlophone TT-9067   The Chocolate Dandies - Krazy Kapers / Bugle Call Rag

Benny Carter And His Orchestra / Benny Carter And His Club Harlem Orchestra

Dick Clark, Bill Dillard, Eddie Mallory (trumpet) J.C. Higginbotham, Keg Johnson, Fred Robinson (trombone) Glyn Pacque (alto saxophone) Wayman Carver (alto saxophone, flute) Benny Carter (alto saxophone, clarinet) Johnny Russell (tenor saxophone) Teddy Wilson (piano) Lawrence Lucie (guitar) Ernest "Bass" Hill (bass) Sidney Catlett (drums)
NYC, October 16, 1933
265160-1Devil's HolidayColumbia 2898-D; Prestige PR 7643
265161-1Lonesome NightsOKeh 41567; Prestige PR 7643
265162-2Symphony In RiffsColumbia 2898-D; Prestige PR 7643
265163-2Blue LouOKeh 41567; Prestige PR 7643
* Prestige PR 7643   Benny Carter 1933
* Columbia 2898-D, CB-698; Parlophone A-3831   Benny Carter - Devil's Holiday / Symphony In Riffs
* OKeh 41567; Columbia CB-720, DO-1207   Benny Carter - Lonesome Nights / Blue Lou

Benny Goodman And His Orchestra

Mannie Klein, Charlie Teagarden (trumpet) Jack Teagarden (trombone, vocals) Benny Goodman (clarinet) Art Karle (tenor saxophone) Joe Sullivan (piano) Dick McDonough (guitar) Artie Bernstein (bass) Gene Krupa (drums)
NYC, October 18, 1933
265164-2I Gotta Right To Sing The BluesColumbia 2835-D; Prestige PR 7644
265165-2Ain'tcha GladColumbia 2835-D, DO-1071; Lucky 60400; Prestige PR 7644
* Prestige PR 7644   Benny Goodman And The Giants Of Swing
* Columbia 2835-D, 3168-D, CB-692, FB-2822; Hot Jazz Clubs Of America HC-96   Benny Goodman - I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues / Ain'tcha Glad
* Columbia DO-1071   Benny Goodman - Ain'tcha Glad / Joe Venuti - The Jazz Me Blues
* Lucky 60400   Benny Goodman - Ain'tcha Glad / Dr. Heckle And Mr. Jive

Benny Goodman And His Orchestra

Mannie Klein (trumpet) Charlie Teagarden (trumpet, vocals -1, trumpet -2) Jack Teagarden (trombone, vocals) Benny Goodman (clarinet) Art Karle (tenor saxophone) Frank Froeba (piano) Dick McDonough (guitar, vocals -1, guitar -2) Artie Bernstein (bass) Gene Krupa (drums)
NYC, October 27, 1933
1. 265166-2Dr. Heckle And Mr. JiveColumbia 2845-D; Lucky 60400; Prestige PR 7644
2. 265167-2Texas Tea PartyColumbia 2845-D; Jay 9; Prestige PR 7644
* Prestige PR 7644   Benny Goodman And The Giants Of Swing
* Columbia 2845-D, 3167-D, CB-712, FB-2823; Philips B 21325 H; Hot Jazz Clubs Of America HC-104   Benny Goodman - Dr. Heckle And Mr. Jive / Texas Tea Party
* Lucky 60400   Benny Goodman - Ain'tcha Glad / Dr. Heckle And Mr. Jive
* Jay 9   Benny Goodman - Texas Tea Party / ???

1934

Coleman Hawkins Duo

Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Buck Washington (piano)
NYC, March 8, 1934
265172-2It Sends MeParlophone R-1837; Prestige PR 7647
265173-2I Ain't Got NobodyParlophone R-1825, DPY-1021; Decca 18252; Odeon A-286084, B-35629; Prestige PR 7647
265175-1On The Sunny Side Of The StreetParlophone R-1825; Odeon A-286084, D-5114; Prestige PR 7647
* Prestige PR 7647   Various Artists - Jazz Pioneers 1933-36
* Parlophone R-1837   Coleman Hawkins - It Sends Me / Buck Washington - Old Fashioned Love
* Parlophone R-1825, A-3938, B-28579   Coleman Hawkins - I Ain't Got Nobody / On The Sunny Side Of The Street
* Parlophone DPY-1021   Coleman Hawkins - I Ain't Got Nobody / Bix Beiderbecke - Rhythm King
* Decca 18252   Coleman Hawkins - Lost In A Fog / I Ain't Got Nobody
* Odeon A-286084   Coleman Hawkins - I Ain't Got Nobody / On The Sunny Side Of The Street
* Odeon B-35629   Coleman Hawkins - Lullaby / I Ain't Got Nobody
* Odeon D-5114   Coleman Hawkins - On The Sunny Side Of The Street / Jimmie Lunceford - I Love You

Coleman Hawkins Quartet/Duo

Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Stanley Black (piano) Albert Harris (guitar -1,2) Tiny Winters (bass -1,2)
London, England, November 18, 1934
1. CE-6739-1LullabyParlophone R-2007; Odeon A-2365, B-35629; Prestige PR 7647
2. CE-6740-1Lady Be GoodParlophone R-2007, B-27672; Prestige PR 7647
3. CE-6741-1Lost In A FogParlophone R-2041, B-27672; Decca 18252; Prestige PR 7647
4. CE-6742-1Honeysuckle RoseParlophone R-2041; Decca 3358, 3881; Prestige PR 7647
* Prestige PR 7647   Various Artists - Jazz Pioneers 1933-36
* Parlophone R-2007, A-6106, DP 210; Odeon A-286088, D-5043, 194329   Coleman Hawkins - Lullaby / Lady Be Good
* Odeon A-2365   Coleman Hawkins - Lullaby / O.K. Rhythm Kings - China Girl
* Odeon B-35629   Coleman Hawkins - Lullaby / I Ain't Got Nobody
* Parlophone B-27672   Coleman Hawkins - Lady Be Good / Lost In A Fog
* Parlophone R-2041, A-6081; Odeon 194297, A-272279   Coleman Hawkins - Lost In A Fog / Honeysuckle Rose
* Decca 18252   Coleman Hawkins - Lost In A Fog / I Ain't Got Nobody
* Decca 3358   Coleman Hawkins - Honeysuckle Rose / Jamaica Shout
* Decca 3881   Coleman Hawkins - Honeysuckle Rose / Netcha's Dream

Quintette Du Hot Club De France

Stephane Grappelli (violin) Roger Chaput, Django Reinhardt, Joseph Reinhardt (guitar) Louis Vola (bass)
Paris, France, December 28, 1934
P77161DinahUltraphone (F) AP 1422; Vogue (F) DP 05, CLD 745, COF 03, CVU 315A; Mode (F) CMDINT 9748; Disques Swing (F) C 103; Prestige PR 7614
P77162Tiger RagUltraphone (F) AP 1423; Vogue (F) CLD 737, CLD 745, COF 03, CVU 315A; Mode (F) CMDINT 9748; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 64; Prestige PR 7614
P77163Lady Be GoodUltraphone (F) AP 1422; Vogue (F) CLD 745, COF 03, CVU 315A; Mode (F) CMDINT 9748; Prestige PR 7614
P77164I Saw StarsUltraphone (F) AP 1423; Vogue (F) CLD 737, CLD 745, COF 03, CVU 315A; Mode (F) CMDINT 9748; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 64
* Vogue (F) DP 05   La Grande Parade De Django Reinhardt
* Vogue (F) CLD 745   Django Reinhardt - Django 1934 - Les Premiers Enregistrements Du Quintette Du H.C.F.
* Vogue (F) COF 03   Django Reinhardt - Coffret Souvenir 1910-1953
* Vogue (F) CVU 315A   Django Reinhardt - Les Premiers Enregistrements Du Quintette Du Hot Club De France
* Disques Swing (F) C 103   Various Artists - 50 Ans De Jazz
* Prestige PR 7614; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1895-2   Django Reinhardt - Quintet Of The Hot Club Of France First Recordings!
* Jazz Legacy (F) JL 64   Django Reinhardt - The Versatile Giant: Jazz Legacy 14
* Ultraphone (F) AP 1422   QHCF - Dinah / Lady Be Good
* Ultraphone (F) AP 1423   QHCF - Tiger Rag / I Saw Stars
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9748; Vogue (F) CLD 737   Quintette Du Hot Club De France (no details)

1935

Coleman Hawkins Avec Michel Warlop Et Son Orchestre

Pierre Allier, Arthur Briggs, Noel Chiboust (trumpet) Guy Paquinet (trombone) Andre Ekyan, Charles Lisee (alto saxophone) Alix Combelle, Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Stephane Grappelli (piano) Django Reinhardt (guitar) Eugene D'Hellemmes (bass) Maurice Chailloux (drums) Michel Warlop (director)
Paris, France, March 2, 1935
OLA346-1Blue MoonHis Master's Voice K-7455, B-8388; Victor A-1419; Prestige PR 7633
OLA347-1AvalonHis Master's Voice K-7527, B-8388; Prestige PR 7633
OLA348-1What A Difference A Day MadeHis Master's Voice K-7455, B-8494; Prestige PR 7633
Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Stephane Grappelli (piano) Django Reinhardt (guitar) Eugene D'Hellemmes (bass) Maurice Chailloux (drums) Michel Warlop (director)
OLA349-1StardustHis Master's Voice K-7527, B-8420, HN-4476; Electrola EG-3695; Victor A-1419, DC-15; Prestige PR 7633
* Prestige PR 7633   Django Reinhardt And The American Jazz Giants
* His Master's Voice K-7455, X-4497; Victor JA-860   Coleman Hawkins - Blue Moon / What A Difference A Day Made
* His Master's Voice B-8388; Electrola EG-3537   Coleman Hawkins - Blue Moon / Avalon
* Victor A-1419   Coleman Hawkins - Blue Moon / Stardust
* His Master's Voice K-7527, X-4496   Coleman Hawkins - Avalon / Stardust
* His Master's Voice B-8494   Coleman Hawkins - What A Difference A Day Made / Paul Whiteman - Darktown Strutters' Ball
* His Master's Voice B-8420, N-4472   Coleman Hawkins - Stardust / Freddy Jenkins - Swingin' 'Em Down
* His Master's Voice HN-4476   Coleman Hawkins - Stardust / ???
* Electrola EG-3695   Coleman Hawkins - Stardust / Benny Goodman - Goody, Goody
* Victor DC-15   Coleman Hawkins - Stardust / ???

Quintette Du Hot Club De France

Stephane Grappelli (violin) Roger Chaput, Django Reinhardt, Joseph Reinhardt (guitar) Louis Vola (bass) Jerry Mengo (vocals -1,2,4)
Paris, France, March 6, 1935
1. P77240Lili Belle May JuneUltraphone (F) AP 1444; Vogue (F) CLD 745; Mode (F) CMDINT 9748
2. P77241Sweet Sue, Just You-
3. P77242Confessin'Ultraphone (F) AP 1443; Vogue (F) CLD 745, CVU 315A; Mode (F) CMDINT 9748; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 64; Prestige PR 7614
4. P77243The ContinentalUltraphone (F) AP 1443; Vogue (F) CLD 745; Mode (F) CMDINT 9748
* Vogue (F) CLD 745   Django Reinhardt - Django 1934 - Les Premiers Enregistrements Du Quintette Du H.C.F.
* Vogue (F) CVU 315A   Django Reinhardt - Les Premiers Enregistrements Du Quintette Du Hot Club De France
* Jazz Legacy (F) JL 64   Django Reinhardt - The Versatile Giant: Jazz Legacy 14
* Prestige PR 7614; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1895-2   Django Reinhardt - Quintet Of The Hot Club Of France First Recordings!
* Ultraphone (F) AP 1444   QHCF - Lili Belle May June / Sweet Sue, Just You
* Ultraphone (F) AP 1443   QHCF - Confessin' / The Continental
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9748   Quintette Du Hot Club De France (no details)

Freddy Taylor And His Swingmen From Harlem

Charlie Johnson (trumpet) Chester Lanier (clarinet, alto,baritone saxophone) Fletcher Allen (clarinet, tenor saxophone, arranger) John Ferrier (piano) Freddy Taylor (piano, vocals) Oscar Aleman (guitar) Eugene D'Hellemmes (bass) William Diemer (drums)
Paris, France, March, 1935
P77285Blue DragUltraphone (F) AP 1489
P77288Viper's Dream-
* Ultraphone (F) AP 1489   Freddy Taylor - Blue Drag / Viper's Dream

Quintette Du Hot Club De France

Stephane Grappelli (violin) Roger Chaput, Django Reinhardt, Joseph Reinhardt (guitar) Louis Vola (bass)
Paris, France, late April, 1935
P77351Blue DragUltraphone (F) AP 1479; Vogue (F) CLD 745, COF 03, DP 05, CVU 315A; Mode (F) CMDINT 9748; Prestige PR 7614
P77352Swanee RiverUltraphone (F) AP 1479; Vogue (F) CLD 745, CVU 315A; Mode (F) CMDINT 9748; Prestige PR 7614
P77353Sunshine Of Your Smile (Ton Doux Sourire)Ultraphone (F) AP 1484; Vogue (F) CLD 745, COF 03, CVU 315A; Mode (F) CMDINT 9748; Prestige PR 7614
P77354Ultra FoxUltraphone (F) AP 1484; Vogue (F) CLD 745, CVU 315A; Mode (F) CMDINT 9748; Prestige PR 7614
* Vogue (F) CLD 745   Django Reinhardt - Django 1934 - Les Premiers Enregistrements Du Quintette Du H.C.F.
* Vogue (F) COF 03   Django Reinhardt - Coffret Souvenir 1910-1953
* Vogue (F) DP 05   La Grande Parade De Django Reinhardt
* Vogue (F) CVU 315A   Django Reinhardt - Les Premiers Enregistrements Du Quintette Du Hot Club De France
* Prestige PR 7614; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1895-2   Django Reinhardt - Quintet Of The Hot Club Of France First Recordings!
* Ultraphone (F) AP 1479   QHCF - Blue Drag / Swanee River
* Ultraphone (F) AP 1484   QHCF - Sunshine Of Your Smile / Ultra Fox
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9748   Quintette Du Hot Club De France (no details)

Quintette Du Hot Club De France

Pierre Allier, Arthur Briggs, Alphonse Cox (trumpet) Eugene D'Hellemmes (trombone) Stephane Grappelli (violin) Pierre Ferret, Django Reinhardt, Joseph Reinhardt (guitar) Louis Vola (bass)
Paris, France, late June, 1935
P77434AvalonUltraphone (F) AP 1512; Vogue (F) CVU 315A; Mode (F) CMDINT 9748; Prestige PR 7614
P77435Smoke Rings-
Stephane Grappelli (violin) Pierre Ferret, Django Reinhardt, Joseph Reinhardt (guitar) Louis Vola (bass)
P77440CloudsUltraphone (F) AP 1511; Vogue (F) COF 03, DP 05
P77441Believe It, BelovedUltraphone (F) AP 1511; Vogue (F) COF 03
* Vogue (F) CVU 315A   Django Reinhardt - Les Premiers Enregistrements Du Quintette Du Hot Club De France
* Prestige PR 7614; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1895-2   Django Reinhardt - Quintet Of The Hot Club Of France First Recordings!
* Vogue (F) COF 03   Django Reinhardt - Coffret Souvenir 1910-1953
* Vogue (F) DP 05   La Grande Parade De Django Reinhardt
* Ultraphone (F) AP 1512   QHCF - Avalon / Smoke Rings
* Ultraphone (F) AP 1511   QHCF - Clouds / Believe It, Beloved
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9748   Quintette Du Hot Club De France (no details)

Frank "Big Boy" Goodie

Frank "Big Boy" Goodie (trumpet, clarinet, tenor saxophone) Stephane Grappelli (piano) Django Reinhardt, Joseph Reinhardt (guitar) Sigismond Beck (bass) Jerry Mengo (drums)
Paris, France, August, 1935
P77468I've Found A New BabyUltraphone (F) AP 1527
P77469St. Louis Blues-
* Ultraphone (F) AP 1527   Frank "Big Boy" Goodie - I've Found A New Baby / St. Louis Blues

Alix Combelle Avec Quintette Du Hot Club De France

Alix Combelle (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Stephane Grappelli (piano) Django Reinhardt, Joseph Reinhardt (guitar) Louis Vola (bass)
Paris, France, September 1, 1935
P77522Crazy RhythmUltraphone (F) AP 1544
P77523The Sheik Of ArabyUltraphone (F) AP 1544; Vogue (F) CLD 737; Prestige PR 7614
* Prestige PR 7614; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1895-2   Django Reinhardt - Quintet Of The Hot Club Of France First Recordings!
* Ultraphone (F) AP 1544   Alix Combelle - Crazy Rhythm / The Sheik Of Araby
* Vogue (F) CLD 737   Alix Combelle Avec Quintette Du Hot Club De France (no details)

Andre Ekyan Et Son Orchestre

Pierre Allier (trumpet) Andre Ekyan (clarinet, alto saxophone) Charles Lisee (alto saxophone) Alix Combelle (tenor saxophone) Leo DeTemple (piano) Roger Chaput (guitar) Sigismond Beck (bass) Jerry Mengo (drums)
Paris, France, September, 1935
P77524St. Louis BluesUltraphone (F) AP 1545
P77525MoonglowUltraphone (F) AP 1546; Vogue (F) CLD 737
P77526Limehouse BluesUltraphone (F) AP 1546
P77527You Rascal YouUltraphone (F) AP 1545
* Ultraphone (F) AP 1545   Andre Ekyan - St. Louis Blues / You Rascal You
* Ultraphone (F) AP 1546   Andre Ekyan - Moonglow / Limehouse Blues
* Vogue (F) CLD 737   Andre Ekyan Et Son Orchestre (no details)

Quintette Du Hot Club De France

Stephane Grappelli (violin) Pierre Ferret, Django Reinhardt, Joseph Reinhardt (guitar) Louis Vola (bass)
Paris, France, October, 1935
P77537Chasing ShadowsUltraphone (F) AP 1547; Vogue (F) COF 03
P77538I've Had My MomentsUltraphone (F) AP 1547; Vogue (F) COF 03; Prestige PR 7614
P77539Some Of These DaysUltraphone (F) AP 1548; Vogue (F) DP 05, COF 03
P77540DjangologyUltraphone (F) AP 1548; Vogue (F) CVU 315A, DP 05, COF 03
* Vogue (F) COF 03   Django Reinhardt - Coffret Souvenir 1910-1953
* Prestige PR 7614; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1895-2   Django Reinhardt - Quintet Of The Hot Club Of France First Recordings!
* Vogue (F) DP 05   La Grande Parade De Django Reinhardt
* Vogue (F) CVU 315A   Django Reinhardt - Les Premiers Enregistrements Du Quintette Du Hot Club De France
* Ultraphone (F) AP 1547   QHCF - Chasing Shadows / I've Had My Moments
* Ultraphone (F) AP 1548   QHCF - Some Of These Days / Djangology

Bud Freeman And His Windy City Five

Bunny Berigan (trumpet) Bud Freeman (tenor saxophone, clarinet) Claude Thornhill (piano) Eddie Condon (guitar) Grachan Moncur (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, November 2, 1935
60190-AWhat Is There To SayParlophone R-2285; Prestige PR 7646
60191-AThe BuzzardParlophone R-2210
60191-B-Decca 18112; Prestige PR 7646
60192-ATillie's Downtown NowDecca 18112
60192-B-Parlophone R-2210; Prestige PR 7646
60193-AKeep Smilin' At TroubleParlophone R-2285; Prestige PR 7646
* Prestige PR 7646   Various Artists - Swing Classics 1935
* Parlophone R-2285, A-7302; Decca 18113   Bud Freeman - What Is There To Say / Keep Smilin' At Trouble
* Parlophone R-2210, A-6509; Odeon 031810   Bud Freeman - The Buzzard / Tillie's Downtown Now
* Decca 18112; Odeon 286374   Bud Freeman - The Buzzard / Tillie's Downtown Now

Jess Stacy Trio

Jess Stacy (piano) Israel Crosby (bass -2/4) Gene Krupa (drums -2/4)
Chicago, IL, November 16, 1935
1. 90445-AIn The Dark / FlashesParlophone R-2233; Decca 18119, DL 5134; Odeon 286355; Prestige PR 7646
2. 90446-ABarrelhouseParlophone R-2187; Decca 18119, DL 5134; Odeon A-2385; Prestige PR 7646
3. 90447-AThe World Is Waiting For The SunriseDecca 18110 (alt.), DL 5133; Prestige PR 7646
4. 90447-B-Decca 18110; Parlophone R-2233; Odeon A-2333, 286355
5. 90448-AGo Back Where You Stayed Last NightDecca unissued
6. 90448-B--
* Prestige PR 7646   Various Artists - Swing Classics 1935
* Decca DL 5134   Various Artists - Gems Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* Decca DL 5133   Various Artists - Gems Of Jazz, Vol. 1
* Parlophone R-2233, A-6561   Jess Stacy - In The Dark/Flashes / The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
* Decca 18119   Jess Stacy - In The Dark/Flashes / Barrelhouse
* Odeon 286355   Jess Stacy - In The Dark/Flashes / The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
* Parlophone R-2187, A-6451; Odeon 286260   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues / Jess Stacy - Barrelhouse
* Odeon A-2385   Count Basie - Bugle Blues / Jess Stacy - Barrelhouse
* Decca 18110 (alt.)   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues / Jess Stacy - The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
* Decca 18110   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues / Jess Stacy - The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
* Odeon A-2333   Gene Krupa - Blues Of Israel / Jess Stacy - The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise

Gene Krupa And His Chicagoans

Nate Kazebier (trumpet) Joe Harris (trombone) Benny Goodman (clarinet) Dick Clark (tenor saxophone) Jess Stacy (piano) Allan Reuss (guitar) Israel Crosby (bass) Gene Krupa (drums)
Chicago, IL, November 19, 1935
90460-AThe Last Round-UpParlophone R-2268; Prestige PR 7644
90461-AJazz Me Blues-
90462-AThree Little WordsParlophone R-2224; Odeon A-2337; Prestige PR 7644
90463-BBlues For IsraelParlophone R-2224; Odeon A-2333; Prestige PR 7644
* Prestige PR 7644   Benny Goodman And The Giants Of Swing
* Parlophone R-2268, A-7604, DPY-1052; Decca 18115; Brunswick A-82622; Odeon A-272297   Gene Krupa - The Last Round-Up / Jazz Me Blues
* Parlophone R-2224; Decca 18114, AM-233039 (alt.); Odeon 194664, A-286082, OR-2224   Gene Krupa - Three Little Words / Blues Of Israel
* Odeon A-2337   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues / Gene Krupa - Three Little Words
* Odeon A-2333   Gene Krupa - Blues Of Israel / Jess Stacy - The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise

Meade "Lux" Lewis Solo

Meade "Lux" Lewis (piano)
Chicago, IL, November 21, 1935
90469-AHonky Tonk Train BluesParlophone R-2187, B-71132; Brunswick 88048; Decca 18110, 25263, AM-233039, FM-5759, (F/G) BM-30844; Odeon A-2337; Decca DL 5133, DL 5249; RCA Victor LPM 2321; Disques Swing (F) SW 8454; Mosaic MR3-103
* RCA Victor LPM 2321, LSP 2321   Various Artists - Boogie Woogie Revisited
* Disques Swing (F) SW 8454   Various Artists - Ridin' In Rhythm
* Mosaic MR3-103, MD2-103   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Albert Ammons And Meade Lux Lewis
* Decca DL 5133   Various Artists - Gems Of Jazz, Vol. 1
* Decca DL 5249   Various Artists - Kings And Queens Of Boogie Woogie
* Parlophone R-2187, A-6451; Odeon 286260   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues / Jess Stacy - Barrelhouse
* Parlophone B-71132   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues / ???
* Brunswick 88048   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues / ???
* Decca 18110   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues / Jess Stacy - The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
* Decca 25263, (Belgian) 60242   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues / Yancey Special
* Decca AM-233039   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues / ???
* Decca FM-5759   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues / ???
* Decca (F/G) BM-30844   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues / Honey Hill - Boogie Woogie
* Odeon A-2337   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues / Gene Krupa - Three Little Words

Garnet Clark And His Hot Clubs Four

Bill Coleman (trumpet -1,2, trumpet, vocals -3) George Johnson (clarinet -1/3) Garnet Clark (piano) Django Reinhardt (guitar -1/3) June Cole (bass -1/3)
Paris, France, November 25, 1935
1. OLA730-1RosettaHis Master's Voice K-7618; Prestige PR 7633
2. OLA731-1StardustHis Master's Voice K-7645, JK-2823, X-4593; Prestige PR 7633
3. OLA732-1The Object Of My AffectionHis Master's Voice K-7618; Prestige PR 7633
4. OLA733-1I Got RhythmHis Master's Voice K-7645
* Prestige PR 7633   Django Reinhardt And The American Jazz Giants
* His Master's Voice K-7618   Garnet Clark - Rosetta / The Object Of My Affection
* His Master's Voice K-7645   Garnet Clark - Stardust / I Got Rhythm
* His Master's Voice JK-2823   Garnet Clark - Stardust / ???
* His Master's Voice X-4593   Garnet Clark - Stardust / ???

Bunny Berigan And His Blue Boys

Bunny Berigan (trumpet) Edgar Sampson (alto saxophone, clarinet) Eddie Miller (tenor saxophone, clarinet) Cliff Jackson (piano) Grachan Moncur (bass) Ray Bauduc (drums)
NYC, December 13, 1935
60229-AYou Took Advantage Of MeDecca 18117; Prestige PR 7646
60230-AChicken And Waffles-
60231-AI'm Coming, VirginiaDecca 18116; Prestige PR 7646
60232-ABlues-
* Prestige PR 7646   Various Artists - Swing Classics 1935
* Decca 18117; Parlophone R-2327   Bunny Berigan - You Took Advantage Of Me / Chicken And Waffles
* Decca 18116; Parlophone R-2316, PZ-11146; Odeon A-2335   Bunny Berigan - I'm Coming, Virginia / Blues

1936

Meade "Lux" Lewis Solo

Meade "Lux" Lewis (piano, celeste)
Chicago, IL, January 11, 1936
90561-AYancey SpecialDecca 819, 3387, 25263
90562-ACeleste BluesDecca 819, 3831
90563-AI'm In The Mood For LoveBrunswick 02176
90564-AMr. Freddie BluesBrunswick 02176; Decca 3831
* Decca 819; Brunswick 02243   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Yancey Special / Celeste Blues
* Decca 3387, Y-5632   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Yancey Special / Honey Hill - Boogie Woogie
* Decca 25263, (Belgian) 60242   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues / Yancey Special
* Decca 3831   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Celeste Blues / Mr. Freddie Blues
* Brunswick 02176, A-55053   Meade "Lux" Lewis - I'm In The Mood For Love / Mr. Freddie Blues

Bill Coleman

Bill Coleman (trumpet) Stephane Grappelli (piano) Joseph Reinhardt (guitar)
Paris, France, January 21, 1936
P77624What's The ReasonUltraphone (F) 1235
P77625Georgia On My Mind-
* Ultraphone (F) 1235   Bill Coleman - What's The Reason / Georgia On My Mind

Joe Turner

Joe Turner (piano)
Paris, France, January, 1936
P77604LizaUltraphone (F) AP 1573
P77605Cheek To Cheek-
* Ultraphone (F) AP 1573   Joe Turner - Liza / Cheek To Cheek

Adelaide Hall

Joe Turner (piano) Adelaide Hall (vocals, tap dance)
Paris, France, January, 1936
P77612I'm In The Mood For LoveUltraphone (F) AP 1574
P77613Truckin'-
* Ultraphone (F) AP 1574   Adelaide Hall - I'm In The Mood For Love / Truckin'

Adelaide Hall Avec John Ellsworth Et Son Orchestre

Alex Renard (trumpet) Christian Wagner (clarinet, alto saxophone) Jacques Metehen (piano) Roger Chaput (guitar) unknown (bass) Maurice Chailloux (drums) Adelaide Hall (vocals) John Ellsworth (leader) and others
Paris, France, January, 1936
P77617East Of The SunUltraphone (F) AP 1575
P77618Solitude-
* Ultraphone (F) AP 1575   Adelaide Hall - East Of The Sun / Solitude

Mary Lou Williams Trio

Mary Lou Williams (piano) Booker Collins (bass) Ben Thigpen (drums)
NYC, March 7, 1936
60877-ACorny RhythmDecca 1021; Columbia DB-5018; Prestige PR 7647
60878-AOverhand (New Froggy Bottom)Decca 781, 3385; Columbia DB-5013; Prestige PR 7647
60879-AIsabelleDecca 1021; Columbia DB-5013; Prestige PR 7647
* Prestige PR 7647   Various Artists - Jazz Pioneers 1933-36
* Decca 1021   Mary Lou Williams - Corny Rhythm / Isabelle
* Columbia DB-5018, MC-5018   Mary Lou Williams - Mary's Special / Corny Rhythm
* Decca 781   Mary Lou Williams - Mary's Special / Overhand (New Froggy Bottom)
* Decca 3385   Mary Lou Williams - Overhand (New Froggy Bottom) / Andy Kirk - Little Joe From Chicago
* Columbia DB-5013, MC-5013   Mary Lou Williams - Overhand (New Froggy Bottom) / Isabelle

Mary Lou Williams Trio

Mary Lou Williams (piano) Booker Collins (bass) Ben Thigpen (drums): same personnel
NYC, March 11, 1936
60894-ASwingin' For JoyDecca 1155; Prestige PR 7647
60895-AClean Pickin'-
* Prestige PR 7647   Various Artists - Jazz Pioneers 1933-36
* Decca 1155; Columbia DB-5003, MC-5003, DW-4368, MZ-490   Mary Lou Williams - Swingin' For Joy / Clean Pickin'

Mary Lou Williams Quartet

Mary Lou Williams (piano, celeste) Ted Robinson (guitar) Booker Collins (bass) Ben Thigpen (drums)
NYC, April 9, 1936
61023-AMary's SpecialDecca 781; Columbia DB-5018; Prestige PR 7647
* Prestige PR 7647   Various Artists - Jazz Pioneers 1933-36
* Decca 781   Mary Lou Williams - Mary's Special / Overhand (New Froggy Bottom)
* Columbia DB-5018, MC-5018   Mary Lou Williams - Mary's Special / Corny Rhythm

1937

Coleman Hawkins And His All-Star Jam Band

Alix Combelle (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Andre Ekyan (alto saxophone) Benny Carter (alto saxophone, trumpet, arranger) Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Stephane Grappelli (piano) Django Reinhardt (guitar) Eugene D'Hellemmes (bass) Tommy Benford (drums)
Paris, France, April 28, 1937
OLA1742-1Honeysuckle RoseSwing (F) SW 1; La Voix De Son Maitre (F) 7EMF 26, FELP 174, CHTX 240551; Pathe (F) C054-16004; Prestige PR 7633
OLA1743-1Crazy Rhythm-
OLA1744-1Out Of NowhereLa Voix De Son Maitre (F) FELP 174, CHTX 240551; Pathe (F) C054-16004; His Master's Voice K-8511; Prestige PR 7633
OLA1745-1Sweet Georgia BrownLa Voix De Son Maitre (F) FELP 174, CHTX 240551; Pathe (F) C054-16004; His Master's Voice K-8511, K-9185; Prestige PR 7633
* La Voix De Son Maitre (F) FELP 174, HTX 40159   Django Reinhardt - Django, Vol. 3
* La Voix De Son Maitre (F) CHTX 240551   Django Reinhardt - Django Et Ses Amis Americans
* Pathe (F) C054-16004   Django Reinhardt - Djangologie, Vol. 4: 1937
* Prestige PR 7633   Django Reinhardt And The American Jazz Giants
* La Voix De Son Maitre (F) 7EMF 26   Coleman Hawkins/Benny Carter
* Swing (F) SW 1; La Voix De Son Maitre (F) SG 364; His Master's Voice B-8754, EA-2540, JO-148, SG-364; Columbia GN-5039; Victor 26219, 420-0167, A-1294   Coleman Hawkins - Honeysuckle Rose / Crazy Rhythm
* His Master's Voice K-8511, B-8812, JK-2639; Swing Society 1045   Coleman Hawkins - Out Of Nowhere / Sweet Georgia Brown
* His Master's Voice K-9185   Coleman Hawkins - Sweet Georgia Brown / ???

Dicky Wells And His Orchestra

Lester "Shad" Collins, Bill Dillard (trumpet -1/3) Bill Coleman (trumpet -1/4,6, trumpet, vocals -5) Dicky Wells (trombone) Django Reinhardt (guitar) Richard Fullbright (bass) Bill Beason (drums)
Paris, France, July 7, 1937
1. OLA1884-1Bugle Call RagSwing (F) SW 6; La Voix De Son Maitre (F) 7EMF 34, CHTX 240551, FELP 153; Pathe (F) C054-16004; Prestige PR 7593
2. OLA1885-1Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea-
3. OLA1886-1I Got RhythmSwing (F) SW 27; La Voix De Son Maitre (F) FELP 153; Pathe (F) C054-16004; Prestige PR 7593
4. OLA1887-1Sweet SueSwing (F) SW 16, SW 200; La Voix De Son Maitre (F) FELP 153; Pathe (F) C054-16004; Prestige PR 7593
5. OLA1888-1Hangin' Around BoudonSwing (F) SW 16; La Voix De Son Maitre (F) FELP 184, FELP 153; Pathe (F) C054-16004; Victor 26617; Prestige PR 7593
6. OLA1889-1Japanese SandmanSwing (F) SW 27; La Voix De Son Maitre (F) FELP 184, FELP 153; Pathe (F) C054-16004; Prestige PR 7593
* La Voix De Son Maitre (F) CHTX 240551   Django Reinhardt - Django Et Ses Amis Americans
* La Voix De Son Maitre (F) FELP 153, HTX 40329   Dicky Wells In Paris
* Pathe (F) C054-16004   Django Reinhardt - Djangologie, Vol. 4: 1937
* Prestige PR 7593   Dicky Wells In Paris 1937
* La Voix De Son Maitre (F) FELP 184   Django Reinhardt - Django, Vol. 5
= La Voix De Son Maitre (F) HTX 40272   Django Reinhardt - Django, Vol. 6
* La Voix De Son Maitre (F) 7EMF 34   Dicky Wells
* Swing (F) SW 6; La Voix De Son Maitre (F) SG 348; His Master's Voice B-8799, SG-348; Victor 26220; Columbia GN-5038   Dicky Wells - Bugle Call Rag / Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
* Swing (F) SW 27; His Master's Voice B-8826, SG-20001; Columbia GN-5035   Dicky Wells - I Got Rhythm / Japanese Sandman
* Swing (F) SW 16; His Master's Voice B-8763, SG-20002   Dicky Wells - Sweet Sue / Hangin' Around Boudon
* Swing (F) SW 200   Dicky Wells - Sweet Sue / Dinah
* Victor 26617   Dicky Wells - Hangin' Around Boudon / I've Found A New Baby

Dicky Wells And His Orchestra

Bill Dillard (trumpet -1,2,4) Lester "Shad" Collins (trumpet -1/3) Dicky Wells (trombone) Howard Johnson (alto saxophone -1/4) Sam Allen (piano) Roger Chaput (guitar) Bill Beason (drums)
Paris, France, July 12, 1937
1. OLA1894-1I've Found A New BabySwing (F) SW 3; La Voix De Son Maitre (F) FELP 153; Pathe (F) C054-16021; Victor 26617, 29881; Prestige PR 7593
2. OLA1895-1DinahSwing (F) SW 39, SW 200; La Voix De Son Maitre (F) FELP 153; Pathe (F) C054-16021; Prestige PR 7593
3. OLA1896-1Nobody's Blues But My OwnSwing (F) SW 39; La Voix De Son Maitre (F) FELP 153; Pathe (F) C054-16021; Prestige PR 7593
4. OLA1897-1Hot Club BluesSwing (F) SW 3; La Voix De Son Maitre (F) FELP 153; Pathe (F) C054-16021; Prestige PR 7593
5. OLA1898-1Lady Be GoodSwing (F) SW 10; La Voix De Son Maitre (F) 7EMF 34, FELP 153; Pathe (F) C054-16021; Prestige PR 7593
6. OLA1899-1Dicky Wells BluesSwing (F) SW 10; La Voix De Son Maitre (F) SG 370, 7EMF 34, FELP 153; Pathe (F) C054-16021; Victor 27318; His Master's Voice EA-3740; Prestige PR 7593
* La Voix De Son Maitre (F) FELP 153, HTX 40329   Dicky Wells In Paris
* Pathe (F) C054-16021   Various Artists - Swing Sessions, Vol. 1
* Prestige PR 7593   Dicky Wells In Paris 1937
* La Voix De Son Maitre (F) 7EMF 34   Dicky Wells
* Swing (F) SW 3   Dicky Wells - I've Found A New Baby / Hot Club Blues
* Victor 26617   Dicky Wells - Hangin' Around Boudon / I've Found A New Baby
* Victor 29881   Dicky Wells - I've Found A New Baby / ???
* Swing (F) SW 39; Columbia GN-5043   Dicky Wells - Dinah / Nobody's Blues But My Own
* Swing (F) SW 200   Dicky Wells - Sweet Sue / Dinah
* Swing (F) SW 10; His Master's Voice SG-366   Dicky Wells - Lady Be Good / Dicky Wells Blues
* La Voix De Son Maitre (F) SG 370   Dicky Wells - Dicky Wells Blues / ???
* Victor 27318   Dicky Wells - Dicky Wells Blues / Bill Coleman - Bill Coleman Blues
* His Master's Voice EA-3740   Dicky Wells - Dicky Wells Blues / ???

1938

Benny Carter And His Orchestra

Fletcher Allen (alto saxophone) Benny Carter (alto saxophone, trumpet) Alix Combelle (tenor saxophone) Bertie King (tenor saxophone, clarinet) Raymond DeSota (piano) Django Reinhardt (guitar) Len Harrison (bass) Robert Montmarche (drums)
Paris, France, January 24, 1938
OSW4-1I'm Coming, VirginiaPrestige PR 7633
OSW5-1Farewell Blues-
OSW6-1Blue Light Blues-
* Prestige PR 7633   Django Reinhardt And The American Jazz Giants

Honey Hill Solo

Honey Hill (piano)
NYC, June 24, 1938
64225-ABoogie WoogieDecca 7604, 3387, 25266, (F/G) BM-30844
64231-ASet 'EmDecca 7604
* Decca 7604; Vocalion S-223   Honey Hill - Boogie Woogie / Set 'Em
* Decca 3387, Y-5632   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Yancey Special / Honey Hill - Boogie Woogie
* Decca 25266   Honey Hill - Boogie Woogie / Scrapper Blackwell - ???
* Decca (F/G) BM-30844   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues / Honey Hill - Boogie Woogie

Mary Lou Williams Trio

Mary Lou Williams (piano) Booker Collins (bass) Ben Thigpen (drums)
NYC, September 14, 1938
64662-AThe PearlsDecca 2796; Brunswick 02836
64663-AMr. Freddie BluesDecca 2797; Brunswick 02836
64664-ASweet (Patootie) PatuniaDecca 2797; Brunswick 03009
64665-AThe RocksDecca 2796; Brunswick 03009
* Decca 2796, Y-5496; Brunswick 88060   Mary Lou Williams - The Pearls / The Rocks
* Brunswick 02836   Mary Lou Williams - The Pearls / Mr. Freddie Blues
* Decca 2797, Y-5721   Mary Lou Williams - Mr. Freddie Blues / Sweet (Patootie) Patunia
* Brunswick 03009   Mary Lou Williams - Sweet (Patootie) Patunia / The Rocks

1940

Mary Lou Williams And Her Kansas City Seven

Harold Baker (trumpet) Ted Donnelly (trombone) Edward Inge (clarinet) Dick Wilson (tenor saxophone) Mary Lou Williams (piano) Booker Collins (bass) Ben Thigpen (drums)
NYC, November 18, 1940
68365-ABaby DearDecca 18122
68366-AHarmony Blues-
* Decca 18122   Mary Lou Williams - Baby Dear / Harmony Blues

1943

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra

Harold Baker, Wallace Jones, Ray Nance, Rex Stewart (trumpet) Lawrence Brown, Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton (trombone) Juan Tizol (valve trombone) Otto Hardwick, Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Chauncey Haughton (tenor saxophone, clarinet) Harry Carney (baritone saxophone) Duke Ellington (piano) Fred Guy (guitar) Junior Raglin (bass) Sonny Greer (drums) Betty Roche (vocals)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, January 23, 1943
The Star Spangled BannerPrestige 2PRCD 34004-2
Black And Tan FantasyPrestige P 34004
Rockin' In Rhythm-
Moon Mist-
Jumpin' Punkins-
Portrait Of Bert Williams-
(Portrait Of) Bojangles-
Portrait Of Florence Mills (Black Beauty)-
Ko-Ko-
Dirge-
Stomp (Johnny Come Lately)-
Are You Stickin'-
Black (first movement of Black, Brown And Beige)-
Brown, Beige (second and third movements of Black, Brown And Beige)-
Bakiff-
Jack The Bear-
Blue Belles Of Harlem-
Cotton Tail-
Day Dream-
Boy Meets Horn-
Rose Of The Rio Grande-
Don't Get Around Much Anymore-
Goin' Up-
Mood Indigo-
* Prestige P 34004, 2PRCD 34004-2   The Duke Ellington Carnegie Hall Concerts, January, 1943

1944

Walter "Foots" Thomas And His Jump Cats

Emmett Berry (trumpet) Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Walter "Foots" Thomas (tenor,alto saxophone) Budd Johnson (tenor,baritone saxophone) Clyde Hart (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, April 1, 1944
8125ABroke But HappyJoe Davis 8125; Prestige PR 7584
8125B-4Blues On The Delta-
8126A-5Jumpin' With JudyJoe Davis 8126; Prestige PR 7584
8126B-3Blues On The Bayou-
* Prestige PR 7584   Walter "Foots" Thomas All Stars
* Joe Davis 8125   Walter Thomas - Broke But Happy / Blues On The Delta
* Joe Davis 8126   Walter Thomas - Jumpin' With Judy / Blues On The Bayou

Walter Thomas And His All Stars

Jonah Jones (trumpet) Eddie Barefield (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Hilton Jefferson (alto saxophone) Coleman Hawkins, Walter "Foots" Thomas (tenor saxophone) Clyde Hart (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, October 11, 1944
8127A-6In The Hush Of The NightJoe Davis 8127; Prestige PR 7584, PRCD 24124-2
8127B-3 | 8006Out To LunchJoe Davis 8127; Jazz Selection (F) 513; Prestige PR 7584, PRCD 24124-2
8128A-3Every Man For HimselfJoe Davis 8128; Prestige PR 7584, PRCD 24124-2
8128B-4Look Out Jack-
* Prestige PR 7584   Walter "Foots" Thomas All Stars
* Prestige PRCD 24124-2   Coleman Hawkins - Bean And The Boys
* Joe Davis 8127   Walter Thomas - In The Hush Of The Night / Out To Lunch
* Jazz Selection (F) 513   Bill Coleman/Don Byas - Bill Coleman Blues / Coleman Hawkins - Out To Lunch
* Joe Davis 8128   Walter Thomas - Every Man For Himself / Look Out Jack

Coleman Hawkins Quartet

Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Edward "Bass" Robinson (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, October 19, 1944
On The BeanJoe Davis 8251; Prestige PR 7824, PRCD 24124-2; Milestone M 47015
Recollections-
Flyin' HawkJoe Davis 8250; Prestige PR 7824, PRCD 24124-2; Milestone M 47015
Drifting On A Reed-
* Prestige PR 7824   Coleman Hawkins - Bean And The Boys
* Milestone M 47015   Coleman Hawkins - The Hawk Flies
* Prestige PRCD 24124-2   Coleman Hawkins - Bean And The Boys
* Joe Davis 8251; Jazz Selection (F) 510   Coleman Hawkins - Recollections / On The Bean
* Joe Davis 8250; Jazz Selection (F) 508   Coleman Hawkins - Drifting On A Reed / Flyin' Hawk

Wingy Manone And His Orchestra

Wingy Manone (trumpet, vocals) Frank Orchard (trombone) Joe Marsala (clarinet) Conrad Lanoue (piano) Chuck Wayne (guitar) Irving Lang (bass) George Wettling (drums)
NYC, December 15, 1944
tk.4O Sole MioJoe Davis 7777; Prestige PR 7812
tk.3Shake The Blues Away-
tk.4That Glory DayJoe Davis 7778; Prestige PR 7812
tk.1Bread And Gravy-
* Prestige PR 7812   Rex Stewart/Wingy Manone - Trumpet Jive!
* Joe Davis 7777   Wingy Manone - O Sole Mio / Shake The Blues Away
* Joe Davis 7778   Wingy Manone - That Glory Day / Bread And Gravy

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra

Cat Anderson, Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Ray Nance (trumpet) Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones, Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Otto Hardwick, Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Al Sears (tenor saxophone) Harry Carney (baritone saxophone) Duke Ellington (piano) Fred Guy (guitar) Junior Raglin (bass) Hillard Brown (drums) Kay Davis, Marie Ellington, Al Hibbler (vocals)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, December 19, 1944
BlutopiaPrestige P 24073
Midriff-
Creole Love Call-
Suddenly It Jumped-
Pitter Panther Patter-
It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)-
Things Ain't What They Used To Be-
Perfume Suite: Introduction / Sonata / Strange Feeling / Dancers In Love / Coloratura-
Selections From Black, Brown And Beige: Work Song / The Blues / Three Dances: West Indian Dance/Creamy Brown/Emancipation Celebration / Come Sunday-
The Mood To Be Wooed-
Blue Cellophane-
Blue Skies (Trumpets No End)-
Frankie And Johnny-
* Prestige P 24073, 2PRCD 24073-2   The Duke Ellington Carnegie Hall Concerts, December, 1944

1945

Barney Bigard Sextet

Joe Thomas (trumpet) Barney Bigard (clarinet) Joe Thomas (tenor saxophone, vocals) Art Tatum (piano) Billy Taylor (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
NYC, January 5, 1945
BW63Can't Help Lovin' Dat ManBlack & White 14; Storyville (E) SLP 807
BW64Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm GoneBlack & White 14; Storyville (E) SLP 807; Prestige P 24052
BW65Sweet Marijuana BrownBlack & White 13; Storyville (E) SLP 807
BW66Blues For Art's Sake-
* Storyville (E) SLP 807   Barney Bigard - Black & White Masters
* Prestige P 24052   Various Artists - Piano Giants
* Black & White 14   Barney Bigard - Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man / Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone
* Black & White 13   Barney Bigard - Sweet Marijuana Brown / Blues For Art's Sake

Erroll Garner And His Trio

Erroll Garner (piano) Eddie Brown (bass) Doc West (drums)
NYC, January 10, 1945
BW67 | IM-128White Rose BounceBlack & White 15; Omega 7862; Imperial 5078, IMP 102, LP 9246; Prestige P 24052
BW68 | IM-129Twistin' The Cat's TailBlack & White 16; Omega 7862; Imperial 5078, IMP 102, LP 9246
BW69 | IM-130Movin' AroundBlack & White 16; Imperial 5059, IMP 102
BW70 | IM-131Night And DayBlack & White 15; Imperial 5059, IMP 102, LP 9246
* Imperial LP 9246   Various Artists - Just Jazz!
* Prestige P 24052   Various Artists - Piano Giants
* Imperial IMP 102   Erroll Garner And His Trio
* Black & White 15   Erroll Garner - White Rose Bounce / Night And Day
* Omega 7862   Erroll Garner - White Rose Bounce / Twistin' The Cat's Tail
* Imperial 5078   Erroll Garner - White Rose Bounce / Twistin' The Cat's Tail
* Black & White 16   Erroll Garner - Twistin' The Cat's Tail / Movin' Around
* Imperial 5059   Erroll Garner - Movin' Around / Night And Day

Dizzy Gillespie Sextet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Frank Paparelli (piano) Chuck Wayne (guitar) Murray Shipinski (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
NYC, February 9, 1945
G554Groovin' HighMasters Of Jazz MJCD 128
G555Blue 'N' BoogieGuild 1001; Musicraft 486, MVSCD 53; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030; Masters Of Jazz MJCD 128
* Savoy MG 12020   Dizzy Gillespie - Groovin' High
* Prestige PR 24030   Dizzy Gillespie - In The Beginning
* Masters Of Jazz MJCD 128   Dexter Gordon, Vol. 2 Young Dex 1944-1946
* Musicraft MVSCD 53   Dizzy Gillespie - Shaw 'Nuff
* Guild 1001   Dizzy Gillespie - Blue 'N' Boogie / Groovin' High
* Musicraft 486   Dizzy Gillespie - Blue 'N' Boogie / Hot House

Dizzy Gillespie Sextet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Clyde Hart (piano) Remo Palmieri (guitar) Slam Stewart (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, February 28, 1945
G554A-1Groovin' HighGuild 1001; Musicraft 485, MVSCD 53; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
G556All The Things You AreMusicraft 488, MVSCD 53; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
G557Dizzy Atmosphere-
* Savoy MG 12020   Dizzy Gillespie - Groovin' High
* Prestige PR 24030   Dizzy Gillespie - In The Beginning
* Musicraft MVSCD 53   Dizzy Gillespie - Shaw 'Nuff
* Guild 1001   Dizzy Gillespie - Blue 'N' Boogie / Groovin' High
* Musicraft 485   Dizzy Gillespie - Groovin' High / A Handfulla Gimme
* Musicraft 488   Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy Atmosphere / All The Things You Are

Sir Walter Thomas And His Band

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Milt Yaner (clarinet, alto saxophone) Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Walter "Foots" Thomas (tenor,alto saxophone) Ernie Caceres (baritone saxophone) Billy Taylor (piano) Slam Stewart (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, March 8, 1945
The Bottle's EmptyJoe Davis 8130; Prestige PR 7584
Save It, Pretty MamaJoe Davis 8129; Prestige PR 7584
For Lovers OnlyJoe Davis 8130; Prestige PR 7584
Peach Tree Street BluesJoe Davis 8129; Prestige PR 7584
* Prestige PR 7584   Walter "Foots" Thomas All Stars
* Joe Davis 8130; Jazz Selection (F) 531   Walter Thomas - The Bottle's Empty / For Lovers Only
* Joe Davis 8129   Walter Thomas - Save It, Pretty Mama / Peach Tree Street Blues

Dizzy Gillespie And His All Stars

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Al Haig (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Sidney Catlett (drums) Sarah Vaughan (vocals -3)
NYC, May 11, 1945
1. G565A-1Salt PeanutsGuild 1003; Musicraft 518, MVSCD 53; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
2. G566A-1Shaw 'NuffGuild 1002; Musicraft MVSCD 53; Prestige PR 24030
3. G567A-1Lover ManGuild 1002; Musicraft 499, MVSCD 53; Prestige PR 24030
4. G568A-1Hot HouseGuild 1003; Musicraft 486, MVSCD 53; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
* Savoy MG 12020   Dizzy Gillespie - Groovin' High
* Prestige PR 24030   Dizzy Gillespie - In The Beginning
* Musicraft MVSCD 53   Dizzy Gillespie - Shaw 'Nuff
* Guild 1003   Dizzy Gillespie - Salt Peanuts / Hot House
* Musicraft 518   Dizzy Gillespie - Salt Peanuts / I Waited For You
* Guild 1002; Musicraft 354   Dizzy Gillespie - Lover Man / Shaw 'Nuff
* Musicraft 499   Sarah Vaughan/George Treadwell - I'm Through With Love / Sarah Vaughan/Dizzy Gillespie - Lover Man
* Musicraft 486   Dizzy Gillespie - Blue 'N' Boogie / Hot House

Sir Walter Thomas And His Band

Doc Cheatham (trumpet) Eddie Barefield, Hilton Jefferson (alto saxophone, clarinet) Ted McRae, Walter "Foots" Thomas (tenor saxophone) Buddy Safer (baritone saxophone) Billy Taylor (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Specs Powell (drums)
NYC, June 27, 1945
Dee TeesJoe Davis 8131; Prestige PR 7584
Black Maria's Blues-
Back TalkPrestige PR 7584
Bird Train-
* Prestige PR 7584   Walter "Foots" Thomas All Stars
* Joe Davis 8131   Walter Thomas - Dee Tees / Black Maria's Blues

Wingy Manone And His Orchestra

Wingy Manone (trumpet, vocals) Ward Silloway (trombone) Hank D'Amico (clarinet) Nick Caiazza (tenor saxophone) Dave Bowman (piano) Bob Haggart (bass) George Wettling (drums)
NYC, July 3, 1945
tk.3That's A GasserJoe Davis 7779; Prestige PR 7812
tk.4Georgia Gal (Georgia Girl)-
tk.1Mr. Boogie ManJoe Davis 7780; Prestige PR 7812
tk.3Where Can I Find A Cherry-
* Prestige PR 7812   Rex Stewart/Wingy Manone - Trumpet Jive!
* Joe Davis 7779   Wingy Manone - That's A Gasser / Georgia Girl
* Joe Davis 7780   Wingy Manone - Mr. Boogie Man / Where Can I Find A Cherry

Rex Stewart And His Orchestra

Rex Stewart (cornet) Tyree Glenn (trombone, valve trombone) Earl Bostic (alto saxophone) Cecil Scott (baritone,tenor saxophone) Dave Rivera (piano) Brick Fleagle (guitar) Alvin "Junior" Raglin (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, July 30, 1945
182ABig Chief Pawnee (Pawnee)Parlophone R-3108; Prestige PR 7812
182BThree-Horn ParlayParlophone R-3108; Prestige PR 7812; Spotlite (E) SPJ 152
183ADreamer's BluesParlophone R-3102; Prestige PR 7812; Spotlite (E) SPJ 152
183BShady Side Of The Street-
* Prestige PR 7812   Rex Stewart/Wingy Manone - Trumpet Jive!
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 152   Rex Stewart - That's Earl Brother
* Parlophone R-3108; MGM 4003   Rex Stewart - Pawnee / Three-Horn Parlay
* Parlophone R-3102   Rex Stewart - Dreamer's Blues / Shady Side Of The Street

1946

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra

Cat Anderson, Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Francis Williams (trumpet) Lawrence Brown, Wilbur DeParis, Claude Jones (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Otto Hardwick, Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Al Sears (tenor saxophone) Harry Carney (baritone saxophone) Duke Ellington (piano) Fred Guy (guitar) Al Lucas, Oscar Pettiford (bass) Sonny Greer (drums) Kay Davis, Al Hibbler, Joya Sherrill (vocals)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, January 4, 1946
CaravanPrestige P 24074
In A Mellow Tone-
Solid Old Man-
Selections From Black, Brown And Beige: Spiritual (Come Sunday) / Work Song / The Blues-
Rugged Romeo-
Sono-
Air-Conditioned Jungle-
Pitter Panther Patter-
Take The "A" Train-
A Tonal Group: Melloditti / Fugueaditty / Jam-A-Ditty-
Magenta Haze-
Diminuendo In Blue / Transblucency-
Crescendo In BluePrestige 2PRCD 24074-2
SuburbanitePrestige P 24074
I'm Just A Lucky So And So-
Riffin' Drill-
* Prestige P 24074, 2PRCD 24074-2   The Duke Ellington Carnegie Hall Concerts, January, 1946

Dizzy Gillespie Sextet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Al Haig (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Gil Fuller, Alice Roberts (vocals)
NYC, May 15, 1946
5497One Bass Hit, Part 1Musicraft 404; Prestige PR 24030
5498Oop Bop Sha BamMusicraft 383; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
5499A Handfulla GimmeMusicraft 485; Prestige PR 24030
5500That's Earl, BrotherMusicraft 383; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
* Prestige PR 24030   Dizzy Gillespie - In The Beginning
* Savoy MG 12020   Dizzy Gillespie - Groovin' High
* Musicraft 404   Dizzy Gillespie - One Bass Hit, Part 1&2
* Musicraft 383   Dizzy Gillespie - That's Earl, Brother / Oop Bop Sha Bam
* Musicraft 485   Dizzy Gillespie - Groovin' High / A Handfulla Gimme

Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra

Dave Burns, Talib Daawud, Dizzy Gillespie, John Lynch, Ray Orr (trumpet) Leon Comegys, Charles Greenlea, Al Moore (trombone) John Brown, Howard Johnson (alto saxophone) Ray Abrams, Warren Lucky (tenor saxophone) Pee Wee Moore (baritone saxophone) Milt Jackson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Alice Roberts (vocals)
NYC, June 10, 1946
5550Our DelightMusicraft 399; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
5551Good Dues BluesMusicraft 399; Prestige PR 24030
* Savoy MG 12020   Dizzy Gillespie - Groovin' High
* Prestige PR 24030   Dizzy Gillespie - In The Beginning
* Musicraft 399   Dizzy Gillespie - Our Delight / Good Dues Blues

Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra

Dave Burns, Talib Daawud, Kenny Dorham, Dizzy Gillespie, John Lynch, Elmon Wright (trumpet) Leon Comegys, Alton "Slim" Moore, Gordon Thomas (trombone) Howard Johnson, Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone) Ray Abrams, Warren Lucky (tenor saxophone) Leo Parker (baritone saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) John Lewis (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Alice Roberts (vocals)
NYC, July 9, 1946
5609One Bass Hit, Part 2Musicraft 404; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
5610Ray's IdeaMusicraft 487; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
5611Things To ComeMusicraft 447; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
5612He Bepped When He Shoulda BoppedMusicraft 487; Prestige PR 24030
-He Bepped When He Shoulda Bopped (alt. take)Musicraft unknown
* Savoy MG 12020   Dizzy Gillespie - Groovin' High
* Prestige PR 24030   Dizzy Gillespie - In The Beginning
* Musicraft 404   Dizzy Gillespie - One Bass Hit, Part 1&2
* Musicraft 487   Dizzy Gillespie - Ray's Idea / He Bepped When He Shoulda Bopped
* Musicraft 447   Dizzy Gillespie - Emanon / Things To Come

Benny Carter And His Chocolate Dandies

Buck Clayton (trumpet) Al Grey (trombone) Benny Carter (alto saxophone, clarinet) Ben Webster or Ike Quebec (tenor saxophone) Sonny White (piano) John Simmons (bass) Sidney Catlett (drums)
NYC, August 23, 1946
D6VB2694Sweet Georgia BrownSwing (F) SW 258; RCA (F) 75594; Prestige PR 7604
D6VB2695Out Of My WaySwing (F) SW 226; RCA (F) 75594; Prestige PR 7604
D6VB2696What'll It Be-
D6VB2697Cadillac SlimSwing (F) SW 258; RCA (F) 75594; Prestige PR 7604
* Prestige PR 7604   Benny Carter/Jonah Jones/Gene Sedric - Swing 1946
* RCA (F) 75594   Benny Carter And His Chocolate Dandies
* Swing (F) SW 258   Benny Carter - Sweet Georgia Brown / Cadillac Slim
* Swing (F) SW 226   Benny Carter - Out Of My Way / What'll It Be

Jonah Jones And His Orchestra

Jonah Jones (trumpet) Tyree Glenn (trombone) Rudy Powell (alto saxophone, clarinet) Ike Quebec (tenor saxophone) Dave Rivera (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Carl "Kansas" Fields (drums)
NYC, September 4, 1946
D6VB2788I Can't Give You Anything But LoveSwing (F) SW 228; Prestige PR 7604
D6VB2789I'm Headin' For ParisSwing (F) SW 243; Prestige PR 7604
D6VB2790Jonah's Wail-
D6VB2791That's The LickSwing (F) SW 228; Prestige PR 7604
* Prestige PR 7604   Benny Carter/Jonah Jones/Gene Sedric - Swing 1946
* Swing (F) SW 228   Jonah Jones - I Can't Give You Anything But Love / That's The Lick
* Swing (F) SW 243   Jonah Jones - I'm Headin' For Paris / Jonah's Wail

Gene Sedric And His Orchestra

Lincoln Mills (trumpet) Gene Sedric (clarinet, tenor saxophone, vocals) Freddie Jefferson (piano) Al Casey (guitar) Danny Settle (bass) Stick Jones (drums)
NYC, September 6, 1946
D6VB2796Honeysuckle RoseSwing (F) SW 231; Prestige PR 7604
D6VB2797These Foolish ThingsSwing (F) SW 248; Prestige PR 7604
D6VB2798The Session Jumped-
D6VB2799Clarinet BluesSwing (F) SW 231; Prestige PR 7604
* Prestige PR 7604   Benny Carter/Jonah Jones/Gene Sedric - Swing 1946
* Swing (F) SW 231   Gene Sedric - Honeysuckle Rose / Clarinet Blues
* Swing (F) SW 248   Gene Sedric - These Foolish Things / The Session Jumped

Don Byas / Tyree Glenn / Peanuts Holland And His Orchestra

Peanuts Holland (trumpet -1,3,4) Tyree Glenn (trombone -1,3,4) Hubert Rostaing (clarinet -1,3,4) Don Byas (tenor saxophone) Billy Taylor (piano) Ted Sturgis (bass) Buford Oliver (drums)
Paris, France, October 18, 1946
1. OSW437-1Working EyesSwing (F) SW 232; Prestige PR 7598
2. OSW438-1Gloria-
3. OSW439-1Peanut Butter BluesSwing (F) SW 235; Prestige PR 7598
4. OSW440-1Mohawk Special-
* Prestige PR 7598   Don Byas In Paris
* Swing (F) SW 232   Don Byas - Gloria / Tyree Glenn - Working Eyes
* Swing (F) SW 235   Don Byas - Mohawk Special / Peanuts Holland - Peanut Butter Blues

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra

Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Francis Williams (trumpet) Ray Nance (trumpet, violin) Lawrence Brown, Wilbur DeParis, Claude Jones (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Johnny Hodges, Russell Procope (alto saxophone) Al Sears (tenor saxophone) Harry Carney (baritone saxophone) Duke Ellington (piano) Fred Guy (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Sonny Greer (drums)
NYC, October 23, 1946
5765Diminuendo In BlueMusicraft 511; Prestige PR 24029
5766Magenta HazeMusicraft 483; Prestige PR 24029
* Prestige PR 24029   Duke Ellington - The Golden Duke
* Musicraft 511   Duke Ellington - Jam-A-Ditty / Diminuendo In Blue
* Musicraft 483   Duke Ellington - Tulip Or Turnip / Magenta Haze

Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra

Dave Burns, Dizzy Gillespie, John Lynch, Matthew McKay, Elmon Wright (trumpet) Taswell Baird, Al Moore, Gordon Thomas (trombone) John Brown, Scoops Carey (alto saxophone) Bill Frazier, James Moody (tenor saxophone) Pee Wee Moore (baritone saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) John Lewis (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Joe Harris (drums) Kenny Hagood (vocals)
NYC, November 12, 1946
5788I Waited For YouMusicraft 518; Prestige PR 24030
5789EmanonMusicraft 447; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
* Prestige PR 24030   Dizzy Gillespie - In The Beginning
* Savoy MG 12020   Dizzy Gillespie - Groovin' High
* Musicraft 518   Dizzy Gillespie - Salt Peanuts / I Waited For You
* Musicraft 447   Dizzy Gillespie - Emanon / Things To Come

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra

Cat Anderson, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan, Francis Williams (trumpet) Ray Nance (trumpet, violin) Lawrence Brown, Wilbur DeParis, Claude Jones (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Russell Procope (alto saxophone, clarinet) Al Sears (tenor saxophone) Harry Carney (baritone saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet) Duke Ellington (piano) Fred Guy (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Sonny Greer (drums)
NYC, November 25, 1946
5813Sultry SunsetMusicraft 466; Prestige PR 24029
5814Happy-Go-Lucky Local, Part 2Musicraft 461; Prestige PR 24029
5815Blue Skies (Trumpet No End)Musicraft 484; Prestige PR 24029
5816Happy-Go-Lucky Local, Part 1Musicraft 461; Prestige PR 24029
5817The Beautiful Indians: HiawathaMusicraft 464; Prestige PR 24029
5818Flippant FlurryMusicraft 465; Prestige PR 24029
* Prestige PR 24029   Duke Ellington - The Golden Duke
* Musicraft 466   Duke Ellington - Jam-A-Ditty / Sultry Sunset
* Musicraft 461   Duke Ellington - Happy-Go-Lucky Local, Part 1&2
* Musicraft 484   Duke Ellington - It Shouldn't Happen To A Dream / Trumpet No End
* Musicraft 464   Duke Ellington - The Beautiful Indians, Part 1&2
* Musicraft 465   Duke Ellington - Flippant Flurry / Golden Feather

Don Byas Quartet

Don Byas (tenor saxophone) Billy Taylor (piano) Jean Bouchety (bass) Buford Oliver (drums)
Paris, France, December 4, 1946
OSW444-1I'm Beginning To See The LightSwing (F) SW 241; Pathe (F) 45EA 28, C054-16027; Prestige PR 7598
OSW445-1Rosettaunissued
OSW445-2-Swing (F) SW 247, SW 269; Pathe (F) C054-16027; Prestige PR 7598
OSW446-1Ain't Misbehavin'Swing (F) SW 247, SW 267; Pathe (F) 45EA 28, C054-16027; Prestige PR 7598
OSW447-1Body And SoulSwing (F) SW 241; Pathe (F) C054-16027; Prestige PR 7598
OSW448-1Blue And Sentimentalunissued
OSW448-2-Swing (F) SW 267; Pathe (F) 45EA 28, C054-16027; Prestige PR 7598
* Pathe (F) C054-16027   Various Artists - Swing Sessions, Vol. 7
* Prestige PR 7598   Don Byas In Paris
* Pathe (F) 45EA 28   Don Byas
* Swing (F) SW 241   Don Byas - I'm Beginning To See The Light / Body And Soul
* Swing (F) SW 247   Don Byas - Rosetta / Ain't Misbehavin'
* Swing (F) SW 269   Don Byas - Rosetta / The Be-Bop Minstrels - Swingin' At Lutetia
* Swing (F) SW 267   Don Byas - Ain't Misbehavin' / Blue And Sentimental

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra

Cat Anderson, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan, Francis Williams (trumpet) Ray Nance (trumpet, violin) Lawrence Brown, Wilbur DeParis, Claude Jones (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Russell Procope (alto saxophone, clarinet) Al Sears (tenor saxophone) Harry Carney (baritone saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet) Duke Ellington (piano) Fred Guy (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Sonny Greer (drums) Kay Davis (vocals)
NYC, December 5, 1946
5823Golden FeatherMusicraft 465; Prestige PR 24029
5824The Beautiful Indians: MinnehahaMusicraft 464; Prestige PR 24029
* Prestige PR 24029   Duke Ellington - The Golden Duke
* Musicraft 465   Duke Ellington - Flippant Flurry / Golden Feather
* Musicraft 464   Duke Ellington - The Beautiful Indians, Part 1&2

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra

Cat Anderson, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan, Francis Williams (trumpet) Ray Nance (trumpet, violin) Lawrence Brown, Wilbur DeParis, Claude Jones (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Russell Procope (alto saxophone, clarinet) Al Sears (tenor saxophone) Harry Carney (baritone saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet) Duke Ellington (piano) Fred Guy (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Sonny Greer (drums) Al Hibbler, Ray Nance (vocals)
NYC, December 11, 1946
5841Tulip Or TurnipMusicraft 483; Prestige PR 24029
5842It Shouldn't Happen To A DreamMusicraft 484; Prestige PR 24029
* Prestige PR 24029   Duke Ellington - The Golden Duke
* Musicraft 483   Duke Ellington - Tulip Or Turnip / Magenta Haze
* Musicraft 484   Duke Ellington - It Shouldn't Happen To A Dream / Trumpet No End

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra

Cat Anderson, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan, Francis Williams (trumpet) Ray Nance (trumpet, violin) Lawrence Brown, Wilbur DeParis, Claude Jones (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Russell Procope (alto saxophone, clarinet) Al Sears (tenor saxophone) Harry Carney (baritone saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet) Duke Ellington (piano) Fred Guy (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Sonny Greer (drums): omit Hibbler, Nance
NYC, December 18, 1946
5845Overture To A Jam Session, Part 1Musicraft 463; Prestige PR 24029
5846Overture To A Jam Session, Part 2-
5847Jam-A-Ditty (Concerto For Four Jazz Horns)Musicraft 466, 511; Prestige PR 24029
* Prestige PR 24029   Duke Ellington - The Golden Duke
* Musicraft 463   Duke Ellington - Overture To A Jam Session, Part 1&2
* Musicraft 466   Duke Ellington - Jam-A-Ditty / Sultry Sunset
* Musicraft 511   Duke Ellington - Jam-A-Ditty / Diminuendo In Blue

Coleman Hawkins And His Orchestra

Fats Navarro (trumpet -1/3) J.J. Johnson (trombone -1/3) Porter Kilbert (alto saxophone -1/3) Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone -2/5) Hank Jones (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, December, 1946
1. SR1857I Mean YouSonora 3027; Prestige PR 7824; Milestone M 47015; Prestige PRCD 24124-2
2. SR1858-1Bean And The BoysSonora 3024; Prestige PR 7824; Milestone M 47015; Prestige PRCD 24124-2
3. SR1858-2-Prestige PR 7824; Milestone M 47015; Prestige PRCD 24124-2
4. SR1859You Go To My HeadSonora 3027; Prestige PR 7824; Milestone M 47015; Prestige PRCD 24124-2
5. SR1860-1Cocktails For TwoSonora 3024; Prestige PR 7824; Milestone M 47015; Prestige PRCD 24124-2
* Prestige PR 7824   Coleman Hawkins - Bean And The Boys
* Milestone M 47015   Coleman Hawkins - The Hawk Flies
* Prestige PRCD 24124-2   Coleman Hawkins - Bean And The Boys
* Sonora 3027   Coleman Hawkins - I Mean You / You Go To My Head
* Sonora 3024   Coleman Hawkins - Bean And The Boys / Cocktails For Two

1947

Chubby Jackson And His Sextet

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Emmett Carls (tenor saxophone) Tony Aless (piano) Billy Bauer (guitar) Chubby Jackson (bass, vocals) Mel Zelnick (drums) The Three Nundicks: Candoli, Carls, Jackson (vocal group)
NYC, May 22, 1947
178AThe Happy MonsterMGM 10228; Parlophone R-3158; Prestige PR 7641
178BFollow The LeaderMGM 10354; Parlophone R-3158; Prestige PR 7641
179AL'AnaMGM 10228; Parlophone R-3071; Prestige PR 7641
179BMom JacksonMGM 10354; Parlophone R-3071; Prestige PR 7641
* Prestige PR 7641   Chubby Jackson Sextet And Big Band
* MGM 10228   Chubby Jackson - The Happy Monster / L'Ana
* Parlophone R-3158   Chubby Jackson - The Happy Monster / Follow The Leader
* MGM 10354   Chubby Jackson - Follow The Leader / Mom Jackson
* Parlophone R-3071   Chubby Jackson - L'Ana / Mom Jackson

Johnny Hodges And His Orchestra

Taft Jordan (trumpet) Lawrence Brown (trombone) Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Al Sears (tenor saxophone) Billy Strayhorn (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Wilbur DeParis (drums)
NYC, June, 1947
M1013Who Struck JohnMercer LP 1000; Pop (F) SPO 17062; Vogue (F) LD 497-30; Jazz Legacy (F) 500112, 757; Prestige P 24103
M1014It Shouldn't Happen To A Dream (How Could It Happen To A Dream)Mercer M 1951, LP 1000; Jazz Legacy (F) 500112, 757; Prestige P 24103
M1015June's Jumpin'Mercer M 1961, LP 1000; Jazz Legacy (F) 500112; Prestige P 24103
M1016Violet Blue-
* Vogue (F) LD 497-30   Duke Ellington And His Ellingtonians
* Jazz Legacy (F) 500112   Johnny Hodges - Jumpin': Jazz Legacy 62
* Prestige P 24103, PRCD 24103-2   The Johnny Hodges All-Stars With The Duke Ellington And Billy Strayhorn All-Stars - Caravan
* Mercer LP 1000   Johnny Hodges And His Orchestra
= Vogue (F) LD 011, (E) LDE 011   Johnny Hodges And The Ellingtonians
* Pop (F) SPO 17062   Benny Carter/Willie Smith/Johnny Hodges/Tab Smith - ABC Du Jazz, Vol. L: "Middle Jazz" Alto Sax
* Jazz Legacy (F) 757   Johnny Hodges - Who Struck John / It Shouldn't Happen To A Dream
* Mercer M 1951   Johnny Hodges - It Shouldn't Happen To A Dream / A Little Taste
* Mercer M 1961; Jazz Legacy (F) 620   Johnny Hodges - June's Jumpin' / Violet Blue

Johnny Hodges And His Orchestra

Taft Jordan (trumpet) Lawrence Brown (trombone) Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Al Sears (tenor saxophone) Billy Strayhorn (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Wilbur DeParis (drums): same personnel
NYC, late 1947
SR1009A Flower Is A Lovesome ThingSunrise 2005; Vogue (F) LD 050; Jazz Legacy (F) 500112; Prestige P 24103
SR1010FriskySunrise 2006; Vogue (F) LD 050; Jazz Legacy (F) 500112; Prestige P 24103
SR1011Longhorn BluesSunrise 2005; Vogue (F) LD 050; Jazz Legacy (F) 500112; Prestige P 24103
SR1012Far Away BluesSunrise 2006; Vogue (F) LD 050; Jazz Legacy (F) 500112; Prestige P 24103
Harold Baker (trumpet) Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Al Sears (tenor saxophone) Harry Carney (baritone saxophone) Billy Strayhorn (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Sonny Greer (drums)
M2032Searsy's BluesMercer M 1970, LP 1000; Vogue (F) LD 497-30; Jazz Legacy (F) 500112; Prestige P 24103
M2033A Little TasteMercer M 1951, LP 1000; Vogue (F) LD 497-30, (E) V 2072; Jazz Legacy (F) 500112; Prestige P 24103
M2034Let The Zoomers DroolMercer M 1970, LP 1000; Vogue (E) V 2046; Jazz Legacy (F) 500112; Prestige P 24103
M2035Charlotte Russe (Lotus Blossom)Mercer LP 1000; Vogue (E) V 2072; Jazz Legacy (F) 500112; Prestige P 24103
* Jazz Legacy (F) 500112   Johnny Hodges - Jumpin': Jazz Legacy 62
* Prestige P 24103, PRCD 24103-2   The Johnny Hodges All-Stars With The Duke Ellington And Billy Strayhorn All-Stars - Caravan
* Vogue (F) LD 497-30   Duke Ellington And His Ellingtonians
* Vogue (F) LD 050   Johnny Hodges - The Coronets
* Mercer LP 1000   Johnny Hodges And His Orchestra
= Vogue (F) LD 011, (E) LDE 011   Johnny Hodges And The Ellingtonians
* Sunrise 2005; Blue Star (F) 175   Johnny Hodges - A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing / Longhorn Blues
* Sunrise 2006; Felsted (E) 82004; Blue Star (F) 214; Cupol (Swd) 4436   Johnny Hodges - Frisky / Far Away Blues
* Mercer M 1970; Jazz Legacy (F) 621   Johnny Hodges - Searsy's Blues / Let The Zoomers Drool
* Mercer M 1951   Johnny Hodges - It Shouldn't Happen To A Dream / A Little Taste
* Vogue (E) V 2072; Jazz Legacy (F) 645   Johnny Hodges - A Little Taste / Charlotte Russe
* Vogue (E) V 2046   Duke Ellington - The New Piano Roll Blues / Johnny Hodges - Let The Zoomers Drool

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra

Harold Baker, Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Ray Nance, Francis Williams (trumpet) Lawrence Brown, Tyree Glenn, Claude Jones (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Johnny Hodges, Russell Procope (alto saxophone) Al Sears (tenor saxophone) Harry Carney (baritone saxophone) Duke Ellington (piano) Fred Guy (guitar) Oscar Pettiford, Junior Raglin (bass) Sonny Greer (drums) Kay Davis, Al Hibbler (vocals)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, December 27, 1947
The New Look (Snibor)Prestige P 24075
Blue Serge-
Triple Play-
Harlem Airshaft-
A Johnny Hodges Medley: Wanderlust / Junior Hop / Jeep's Blues / Jeep Is Jumpin' / Squatty Roo / The Mood To Be Wooed-
Mella Brava-
Kickapoo Joy Juice-
On A Turquoise Cloud-
Bakiff-
Cotton Tail-
Liberian Suite: I Like The Sunrise / Dance #1 / Dance #2 / Dance #3 / Dance #4 / Dance #5-
Theme Medley: East St. Louis Toodle-Oo / Echoes Of Harlem / Black And Tan Fantasy / Things Ain't What They Used To Be-
Basso Profundo-
New York City Blues-
The Clothed Woman-
Trumpets No End (Blue Skies)-
* Prestige P 24075, 2PRCD 24075-2   The Duke Ellington Carnegie Hall Concerts, December, 1947

1948

Dizzy Gillespie Et Son Orchestre

Benny Bailey, Dave Burns, Elmon Wright, Lammar Wright (trumpet) Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Ted Kelly, Bill Shepherd (trombone) John Brown, Howard Johnson (alto saxophone) Joe Gales, Big Nick Nicholas (tenor saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) John Lewis (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Chano Pozo (congas) Kenny Pancho Hagood (vocals)
"Salle Pleyel", Paris, France, February 28, 1948
Oop-Pop-A-DaDisques Swing (F) M 33301; Vogue (F) LD 651-30
'Round Midnight-
Woody'n You (Algo Bueno)-
I Can't Get Started-
Two Bass HitVogue (F) LD 651-30
Good Bait-
Afro-Cuban SuiteDisques Swing (F) M 33301; Vogue (F) LD 651-30
Ool-Ya-Koo-
Things To Come-
* Vogue (F) LD 651-30   Dizzy Gillespie - Paris, Salle Pleyel, 28 Fevrier 1948: 15eme Anniversaire Des Disques Vogue, Vol. 49
= Mode (F) CMDINT 9849   Dizzy Gillespie - Paris-Salle Pleyel 28 Fevrier 1948: The Many Faces Of Jazz, Vol. 43
= Vogue (E) VRL 3011   Dizzy Gillespie - Paris-Salle Pleyel 28 Fevrier 1948
= Prestige PR 7818   The Dizzy Gillespie Orchestra At Salle Pleyel, Paris, France
* Disques Swing (F) M 33301   Dizzy Gillespie - Pleyel Jazz Concert, Vol. 1

Kenny Clarke And His 52nd Street Boys

Benny Bailey (trumpet) John Brown (alto saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Ralph Schecroun (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Paris, France, March 2, 1948
OSW496-1ConfirmationSwing (F) SW 277; Prestige PR 7605
OSW497-1A La Colette (Cheryl)-
OSW498Jumpin' There (Listen Here)Prestige PR 7605
OSW499-1Jay MacSwing (F) SW 281; Pathe (F) C054-16029; Prestige PR 7605
* Prestige PR 7605   Kenny Clarke/James Moody - The Paris Bebop Sessions
* Pathe (F) C054-16029   Various Artists - Swing Sessions, Vol. 9
* Swing (F) SW 277   Kenny Clarke - Confirmation / A La Colette
* Swing (F) SW 281   Kenny Clarke - Jay Mac / Maggie's Draw

Alan Dean And The All Star Sextet

Reg Arnold (trumpet) Aubrey Frank (tenor saxophone) Tommy Pollard (vibraphone) Ralph Sharon (piano) Jack Fallon (bass) Norman Burns (drums) Alan Dean (vocals -1,3)
London, England, April 29, 1948
1. M-7-29/3Galaxy (theme)Esquire (E) 10-006, S 337
2. M-7-30/2I Can't Get Started-
3. M-7-31/3First GearEsquire (E) 10-010, S 337
4. M-7-32/4Confirmation-
* Esquire (E) S 337   The All Star Sextet With Alan Dean - My Baby Likes To Bebop
* Esquire (E) 10-006; Blue Star (F) 81   The All Star Sextet - Galaxy / I Can't Get Started
* Esquire (E) 10-010; New Jazz 801   The All Star Sextet - First Gear / Confirmation

Kenny Clarke And His 52nd Street Boys

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Jimmy Heath (alto saxophone) Jesse Powell (tenor saxophone) John Lewis (piano) John Collins (guitar) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Paris, France, May 14, 1948
OSW531-1Maggie's DrawSwing (F) SW 281; Pathe (F) C054-16030; Prestige PR 7605
OSW532-1Sweet And Lovely (Annel)Swing (F) SW 289; Pathe (F) C054-16030; Prestige PR 7605
OSW533Out Of NowherePathe (F) C054-16030; Prestige PR 7605
OSW534-1I'm In The Mood For LoveSwing (F) SW 289; Pathe (F) C054-16030; Prestige PR 7605
* Pathe (F) C054-16030   Various Artists - Swing Sessions, Vol. 10
* Prestige PR 7605   Kenny Clarke/James Moody - The Paris Bebop Sessions
* Swing (F) SW 281   Kenny Clarke - Jay Mac / Maggie's Draw
* Swing (F) SW 289   Kenny Clarke - Annel / I'm In The Mood For Love

Howard McGhee Boptet

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Jimmy Heath (alto saxophone) Jesse Powell (tenor saxophone) Vernon Biddle (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums)
Studio Technisonor, Paris, France, May 15, 1948
ST2294Al's Tune (Crossroads)Vogue (F) V 5001
ST2295How High The Moon, Part 1Vogue (F) V 5003; Jazz Circle Basel (Swi) JCB 20
ST2296How High The Moon, Part 2-
ST2297Dimitar (Mood McGhee)Vogue (F) V 5001
ST2302-3Bop En VogueVogue (F) V 5005
ST2303-1Swiss Vounce-
* Jazz Circle Basel (Swi) JCB 20   Various Artists - McGhee Special
* Vogue (F) V 5001; Jazz Parade (E) B1   Howard McGhee - Al's Tune / Dimitar
= New Jazz 815   Howard McGhee - Crossroads / Mood McGhee
* Vogue (F) V 5003; Esquire (E) 10-045   Howard McGhee - How High The Moon, Part 1&2
* Vogue (F) V 5005   Howard McGhee - Bop En Vogue / Swiss Vounce

Original Charlie Parker Quintet

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Duke Jordan (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums) Kenny Pancho Hagood (vocals)
"Onyx Club", NYC, July 6, 1948
52nd Street Theme IDebut (D) DEP 38; Jazz Workshop JWS 501; Prestige PR 24009
Shaw 'Nuff-
Out Of Nowhere I-
Hot House-
This Time The Dream's On Me I-
A Night In TunisiaDebut (D) DEP 39; Jazz Workshop JWS 501; Prestige PR 24009
My Old Flame-
52nd Street ThemeDebut (D) DEP 39; Prestige PR 24009
The Way You Look TonightDebut (D) DEP 39; Jazz Workshop JWS 501; Prestige PR 24009
Out Of Nowhere IIDebut (D) DEP 40; Prestige PR 24009
Chasin' The BirdDebut (D) DEP 40; Jazz Workshop JWS 501; Prestige PR 24009
This Time The Dream's On Me IIDebut (D) DEP 40; Prestige PR 24009
Dizzy AtmosphereDebut (D) DEP 40; Jazz Workshop JWS 501; Prestige PR 24009
How High The MoonJazz Workshop JWS 501; Prestige PR 24009
52nd Street Theme IIPrestige PR 24009
* Jazz Workshop JWS 501; Fantasy LP 6011, LP 86011; Original Jazz Classics OJC 114, OJCCD 114-2; America (F) 30 AM 6061   Charlie Parker - Bird On 52nd St.
* Prestige PR 24009   Charlie Parker
* Debut (D) DEP 38   Charlie Parker - Bird On 52nd St., Vol. 1
* Debut (D) DEP 39   Charlie Parker - Bird On 52nd St., Vol. 2
* Debut (D) DEP 40   Charlie Parker - Bird On 52nd St., Vol. 3

Earl Coleman And His All Stars

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Don Lanphere (tenor saxophone) Linton Garner (piano) Al Casey (guitar) Jim Johnson (bass) Max Roach (drums) Earl Coleman (vocals)
NYC, November 29, 1948
D1161I Wished On The MoonDial 756
D1162-AGuiltyDial 1049, 756; Spotlite (E) SPJ 133
D1163-CYardbird SuiteDial 753; Spotlite (E) SPJ 133
D1164-AStranger In Town-
D1165-AAs Time Goes ByDial 1049; Spotlite (E) SPJ 133
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 133   Dexter Gordon - Move!
* Dial 756   Earl Coleman - I Wished On The Moon / Guilty
* Dial 1049; Prestige 905   Earl Coleman - Guilty / As Time Goes By
* Dial 753   Earl Coleman - Stranger In Town / Yardbird Suite