Prestige Records Discography: 1949-1950

1949 (establish)

Bill Coleman - Don Byas Quintet

Bill Coleman (trumpet) Don Byas (tenor sax) Bernard Peiffer (piano) Jean Bouchety (bass) Roger Paraboschi (drums)
Paris, France, January 5, 1949
OSW562-1What Is This Thing Called LoveSwing (F) SW 295; Prestige PR 7598
OSW563-1YesterdaysPathe (F) 45EA 28, C054-16027
OSW563-2-Swing (F) SW 300; Prestige PR 7598
OSW564-1St. Louis BluesSwing (F) SW 302; Prestige PR 7598
OSW565-1Lover Man-
OSW566-1LizaSwing (F) SW 300; Prestige PR 7598
OSW567-1Blues At NoonSwing (F) SW 295; Prestige PR 7598
* Prestige PR 7598   Don Byas In Paris
* Pathe (F) C054-16027   Various Artists - Swing Sessions, Vol. 7
* Pathe (F) 45EA 28   Don Byas
* Swing (F) SW 295   Bill Coleman/Don Byas - What Is This Thing Called Love / Blues At Noon
* Swing (F) SW 300   Bill Coleman/Don Byas - Yesterdays / Liza
* Swing (F) SW 302   Bill Coleman/Don Byas - St. Louis Blues / Lover Man

Lennie Tristano Quintet

Lee Konitz (alto sax) Lennie Tristano (piano) Billy Bauer (guitar) Arnold Fishkin (bass) Shelly Manne (drums -1,2,4)
NYC, January 11, 1949
1. JRC3AProgressionNew Jazz 832; Prestige PREP 1308, PRLP 101, PR 24046; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-186-2
2. JRC3Tautology (as Progression)Prestige PRLP 7004, P-24081
3. JRC4ARetrospectionNew Jazz 832; Prestige PREP 1308, PRLP 101, PRLP 7004, P-24081
4. JRC8JSubconscious-LeeNew Jazz 80-001; Prestige PREP 1308, PRLP 101, PRLP 7004, P-24052, P-24081
5. JRC11BJudyNew Jazz 80-001; Prestige PREP 1308, PRLP 101, PRLP 7004, P-24081
* Prestige PR 24046   Various Artists - 25 Years Of Prestige
* Prestige PRLP 7004   Lee Konitz With Tristano, Marsh And Bauer
= Prestige PRLP 7250; Original Jazz Classics OJC-186, OJCCD-186-2   Lee Konitz - Subconscious-Lee
* Prestige P-24081   Various Artists - Fisrt Sessions 1949-50
* Prestige P-24052   Various Artists - Piano Giants
* Prestige PRLP 101   Lee Konitz Quintet/Lennie Tristano Quintet
* Prestige PREP 1308   Lennie Tristano Quintet Featuring Lee Konitz
* New Jazz 832; Prestige 832   Lennie Tristano - Progression / Retrospection
* New Jazz 80-001, 808; Prestige 808   Lennie Tristano - Subconscious-Lee / Judy

Serge Chaloff And The Herdsmen

Red Rodney (trumpet) Earl Swope (trombone) Al Cohn (tenor sax) Serge Chaloff (baritone sax) Terry Gibbs (vibes) Barbara Carroll (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Denzil Best (drums) Shorty Rogers (arranger)
NYC, March 10, 1949
MS704ChickasawFuturama 3003; Mercer LP 1003; Esquire (E) EP 203; Prestige PR 7813; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1926-2
MS705Bop Scotch-
MS706The MostFuturama 3004; Mercer LP 1003; Esquire (E) EP 203; Prestige PR 7813; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1926-2
MS707Chasin' The BassFuturama 3004; Mercer LP 1003; Esquire (E) 20-094, EP 203; Prestige PR 7813; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1926-2
* Prestige PR 7813   The Oscar Pettiford Memorial Album
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1926-2   The New Oscar Pettiford Sextet
* Mercer LP 1003   Oscar Pettiford His Cello And Quartet/Serge Chaloff And The Herdsmen - New Stars-New Sounds, Vol. 2
* Esquire (E) EP 203   Serge Chaloff - The Most
* Futurama 3003; Esquire (E) 10-074; Jazz Selection (F) JS 591   Serge Chaloff - Chickasaw / Bop Scotch
* Futurama 3004; Esquire (E) 10-073   Serge Chaloff - The Most / Chasin' The Bass
* Esquire (E) 20-094   Serge Chaloff And The Herdsmen (no details)

Terry Gibbs New Jazz Pirates

Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Earl Swope (trombone) Stan Getz (tenor sax) Terry Gibbs (vibes) George Wallington (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, March 14, 1949
JRC12A1Michelle, Part 1New Jazz 804; Prestige PRLP 7255
JRC12A2Michelle, Part 2New Jazz 804; Prestige PRLP 7255, (J) SLP 47
JRC12EMichelle (alternate take 1)Prestige 729, PREP 1312, PRLP 104; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-654-2
Michelle (alternate take 2)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-654-2
JRC13BT And SNew Jazz 800; Prestige PREP 1312, PRLP 104, PRLP 7255, (J) SLP 47
JRC14CTerry's Blues (aka Terry's Tune)New Jazz 800; Prestige PREP 1312, PRLP 104, PRLP 7255
Terry's Blues (aka Terry's Tune) (alternate take 1)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-654-2
Terry's Blues (aka Terry's Tune) (alternate take 2)-
JRC15DCuddles (as Speedway)New Jazz 803, 811; Prestige PREP 1312, PRLP 104, PRLP 7255
* Prestige PRLP 7255; Original Jazz Classics OJC-654, OJCCD-654-2   Stan Getz - Early Stan
= Prestige PR 7434   Stan Getz - Jazz Classics
* Prestige (J) SLP 47   Various Artists - Early Prestige Sessions 1949/50
* Prestige PRLP 104   Stan Getz, Vol. 2
* Prestige PREP 1312   Stan Getz With Terry Gibbs
* New Jazz 804   Terry Gibbs - Michelle, Part 1&2
* Prestige 729, 729x45   Terry Gibbs - Michelle / Stan Getz - Too Marvelous For Words
* New Jazz 800   Terry Gibbs - T And S / Terry's Blues
= Prestige 800   Stan Getz - T And S / Terry's Tune
* New Jazz 803   Terry Gibbs - Cuddles / J.J. Johnson - Elysees
* New Jazz 811; Prestige 811   Stan Getz - Speedway / Crazy Chords

Jimmy McPartland Sextet

Jimmy McPartland (cornet) Harry Lepp (trombone) Jack O'Connel (clarinet, alto sax) Marian McPartland (piano) Ben Carlton (bass) Mousie Alexander (drums)
Chicago, IL, March, 1949
UR8815Royal Garden BluesPrestige 302
UR8816Daughter Of Sister KatePrestige 301
UR8817Singin' The Blues-
UR8818In A MistPrestige 302
* Prestige 302   Jimmy McPartland - Royal Garden Blues / In A Mist
* Prestige 301   Jimmy McPartland - Daughter Of Sister Kate / Singin' The Blues

Stan Getz Five Brothers

Al Cohn, Allen Eager, Brew Moore, Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Stan Getz (tenor, baritone sax) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Charlie Perry (drums) Gerry Mulligan (arranger)
NYC, April 8, 1949
JRC16BattlegroundPrestige 724, PREP 1309; New Jazz NJLP 102; Prestige PRLP 102, PRLP 7022
JRC16E-New Jazz 818; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-008-2
JRC17Four And One MoorePrestige PREP 1309, PRLP 7022, PR 24046
JRC17E-New Jazz 802, 802 (alt.), NJLP 102; Prestige PRLP 102; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-008-2
JRC18CFive BrothersNew Jazz 802 (alt.); Prestige PREP 1309; New Jazz NJLP 102; Prestige PRLP 102, PRLP 7022, PR 24019, PR 24046
JRC18D-New Jazz 802; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-008-2
JRC19BBattle Of The SaxesNew Jazz 1401; Prestige PREP 1309; New Jazz NJLP 102; Prestige PRLP 102, PRLP 7022, PR 24019
* Prestige PRLP 7022, PRLP 7252; Original Jazz Classics OJC-008, OJCCD-008-2   Stan Getz/Zoot Sims/Al Cohn - The Brothers
* Prestige PR 24046   Various Artists - 25 Years Of Prestige
* Prestige PR 24019   Stan Getz - Five Brothers
* New Jazz NJLP 102   Stan Getz, Vol. 1
* Prestige PRLP 102   Stan Getz, Vol. 1
* Prestige PREP 1309   Stan Getz And His Four Brothers
* Prestige 724   Stan Getz - Battleground / Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
* New Jazz 818; Prestige 818   Stan Getz - Battleground / Prezervation
* New Jazz 802   Stan Getz - Four And One Moore / Five Brothers
* New Jazz 802 (alt.); Prestige 802   Stan Getz - Four And One Moore / Five Brothers
* New Jazz 1401   Stan Getz - Battle Of The Saxes / Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams

James Moody Quartet/Octet

James Moody (tenor sax) Art Simmons (piano) Alvin "Buddy" Banks (bass) Clarence Terry (drums) Al Edwards (vocals)
Lausanne, Switzerland, April 30, 1949
ST3004Just MoodyVogue (F) V 5006, LD 014; Blue Note 1570, BLP 5010; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 97
ST3005StardustVogue (F) V 5006; Prestige 841, PRLP 157; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 97
ST3008Curly Top BluesVogue (F) V 5007; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 97
ST3009Moody And SoulVogue (F) V 5007; Prestige 841, PRLP 157; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 97
* Jazz Legacy (F) JL 97   James Moody - In The Beginning: Jazz Legacy 47
* Vogue (F) LD 014   Max Roach
* Blue Note BLP 5010   Max Roach/James Moody/Art Blakey - New Sounds
* Prestige PRLP 157   New Sounds From France With James Moody
* Vogue (F) V 5006   James Moody - Just Moody / Stardust
* Blue Note 1570   Max Roach - Maximum / James Moody - Just Moody
* Prestige 841, 841x45   James Moody - Stardust / Moody And Soul
* Vogue (F) V 5007   James Moody - Curly Top Blues / Moody And Soul

Max Roach Quintet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) James Moody (tenor sax -1/4) Al Haig (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Studio Technisonor, Paris, France, May 15, 1949
1. ST3010Prince AlbertVogue (F) V 5009, LD 014, LDA 16008; Blue Note BLP 5010; Prestige PR 7841; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 97
2. ST3011Baby Sis (as Maxology)Vogue (F) V 5010, LD 014, LDA 16008; Prestige PRLP 113, PR 7841; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 97
3. ST3012Tomorrow (aka Yesterdays)Vogue (F) V 5011, LD 014; Blue Note BLP 5010; Prestige PR 7841; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 97
4. ST3013MaximumVogue (F) V 5012, LD 014, LDA 16008; Blue Note 1570, BLP 5010; Prestige PR 7841; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 97
5. ST3014Ham And Haig (aka Hot House)Vogue (F) V 5012, LD 014; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 97
* Vogue (F) LDA 16008   Max Roach/Clifford Brown - 2 Giants
* Prestige PR 7841   Al Haig Trio And Quintet
* Jazz Legacy (F) JL 97   James Moody - In The Beginning: Jazz Legacy 47
* Vogue (F) LD 014   Max Roach
* Blue Note BLP 5010   Max Roach/James Moody/Art Blakey - New Sounds
* Prestige PRLP 113   Fats Navarro/Dizzy Gillespie/Miles Davis/Kenny Dorham - Modern Jazz Trumpets
* Vogue (F) V 5009; Blue Note 1569   Max Roach - Prince Albert, Part 1&2
* Vogue (F) V 5010   Max Roach - Baby Sis, Part 1&2
= Prestige 702   James Moody - Maxology, Part 1&2
* Vogue (F) V 5011; Blue Note 1571   Max Roach - Tomorrow, Part 1&2
* Vogue (F) V 5012   Max Roach - Maximum / Ham And Haig
* Blue Note 1570   Max Roach - Maximum / James Moody - Just Moody

J.J. Johnson's Boppers

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) John Lewis (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, May 26, 1949
JRC20BElyseesNew Jazz 803, 810; Prestige 810, PREP 1330, PRLP 109, PRLP 7023, PRLP 7253, P-24067
JRC21COpus VNew Jazz 806; Prestige PREP 1330, PRLP 109, PRLP 7023, PRLP 7253, P-24067
JRC22CHi-Lo-
JRC23DFox HuntPrestige 810, PREP 1330, PRLP 109, PRLP 7023, PRLP 7253, P-24067
* Prestige PRLP 7023; Original Jazz Classics OJC-091, OJCCD-091-2; Prestige PRLP 16-4   J.J. Johnson/Kai Winding/Bennie Green - Trombone By Three
* Prestige PRLP 7253   J.J. Johnson - Looking Back
* Prestige P-24067   Various Artists - Early Bones
* Prestige PRLP 109   Kai Winding/J.J. Johnson - Modern Jazz Trombones
* Prestige PREP 1330   J.J. Johnson Sextet
* New Jazz 803   Terry Gibbs - Cuddles / J.J. Johnson - Elysees
* New Jazz 810   J.J. Johnson - Elysees / Don Lanphere - Spider's Webb
* Prestige 810   J.J. Johnson - Elysees / Fox Hunt
* New Jazz 806; Prestige 806   J.J. Johnson - Opus V / Hi-Lo

Stan Getz Bop Stars

Stan Getz (tenor sax) Al Haig (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
NYC, June 21, 1949
JRC24EIndian SummerPrestige 740, PREP 1310, PRLP 108, PRLP 7002, PR 24019
JRC25ELong Island SoundNew Jazz 805; Prestige PREP 1310; New Jazz NJLP 102; Prestige PRLP 102, PRLP 7002, PR 24019
JRC26DMar-CiaNew Jazz 805; Prestige PREP 1310; New Jazz NJLP 102; Prestige PRLP 102, PRLP 7002
JRC27B | JRC60PrezervationNew Jazz 818; Prestige PREP 1342, PRLP 7013, PR 7516, PR 24019
JRC27CCrazy ChordsNew Jazz 811; Prestige PREP 1310, PRLP 108, PRLP 7002, PR 24019
* Prestige PRLP 7002; Original Jazz Classics OJC-121, OJCCD-121-2   Stan Getz Quartets
= New Jazz NJLP 8214   Stan Getz - Long Island Sound
= Prestige PRLP 7256, PR 7337   Stan Getz Greatest Hits
* Prestige PR 24019   Stan Getz - Five Brothers
* Prestige PRLP 7013; Original Jazz Classics OJC-1726, OJCCD-1726-2   Various Artists - Conception
* Prestige PR 7516; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-706-2   Stan Getz/Al Haig - Prezervation
* Prestige PRLP 108   Stan Getz/Lee Konitz - The New Sounds
* New Jazz NJLP 102   Stan Getz, Vol. 1
* Prestige PRLP 102   Stan Getz, Vol. 1
* Prestige PREP 1310   Stan Getz Quartet, Vol. 1
* Prestige PREP 1342   Stan Getz/Lee Konitz - New Sounds
* Prestige 740   Stan Getz - What's New / Indian Summer
* New Jazz 805; Prestige 710   Stan Getz - Long Island Sound / Mar-Cia
* New Jazz 818; Prestige 818   Stan Getz - Battleground / Prezervation
* New Jazz 811; Prestige 811   Stan Getz - Speedway / Crazy Chords

Lee Konitz Quintet

Lee Konitz (alto sax) Warne Marsh (tenor sax) Sal Mosca (piano) Arnold Fishkin (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, June 28, 1949
JRC28UntitledPrestige rejected
JRC29--
JRC30GMarshmallowNew Jazz 807; Prestige PREP 1314, PRLP 101, PRLP 7004, P-24081
JRC31DFishin' Around-
* Prestige PRLP 7004   Lee Konitz With Tristano, Marsh And Bauer
= Prestige PRLP 7250; Original Jazz Classics OJC-186, OJCCD-186-2   Lee Konitz - Subconscious-Lee
* Prestige P-24081   Various Artists - Fisrt Sessions 1949-50
* Prestige PRLP 101   Lee Konitz Quintet/Lennie Tristano Quintet
* Prestige PREP 1314   Lee Konitz Quintet With Warne Marsh
* New Jazz 807; Prestige 807   Lee Konitz - Marshmallow / Fishin' Around

Don Lanphere Quartet

Don Lanphere (tenor sax) Duke Jordan (piano) Tubby Phillips (bass) Roy Hall (drums)
NYC, July 2, 1949
JRC32ASpider's WebbNew Jazz 810; Prestige PR 7849, P-24081, PRCD-24114-2
JRC33AStrike Up The BandPrestige PR 7849, P-24081, PRCD-24114-2
* Prestige PR 7849   Duke Jordan - Jordu
* Prestige P-24081   Various Artists - Fisrt Sessions 1949-50
* Prestige PRCD-24114-2   Don Lanphere/Fats Navarro/Leo Parker/Al Haig - Prestige First Sessions, Vol. 1
* New Jazz 810   J.J. Johnson - Elysees / Don Lanphere - Spider's Webb

Al Haig Sextet

Kai Winding (trombone) Stan Getz (tenor sax) Al Haig (piano) Jimmy Raney (guitar -1,2, guitar, vocals -3,4) Tommy Potter (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Blossom Dearie (vocals -3,4)
NYC, July 28, 1949
1. HLO 1Pinch BottleHarry Lim HL 1; Prestige PR 7516
2. HLO 2Earless Engineering-
3. HLO 3Be Still TVHarry Lim HL 2; Prestige PR 7516, (J) SLP 47
4. HLO 4Short P, Not LP-
* Prestige PR 7516; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-706-2   Stan Getz/Al Haig - Prezervation
* Prestige (J) SLP 47   Various Artists - Early Prestige Sessions 1949/50
* Harry Lim HL 1   Al Haig - Pinch Bottle / Earless Engineering
* Harry Lim HL 2   Al Haig - Be Still TV / Short P, Not LP

Arne Domnerus Favourite Five

Arne Domnerus (alto sax) Gosta Theselius (piano) Leppe Sundevall (bass) Jack Noren (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, August 20, 1949
mr10-ABody And SoulMetronome (Swd) J 108; Prestige PRLP 134; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-104
* Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-104   Various Artists - Swedish Jazz 1949-1956, Vol. 1: Siesta
* Prestige PRLP 134   Arne Domnerus - New Sounds From Sweden, Vol. 4
* Metronome (Swd) J 108; New Jazz 821   Arne Domnerus - I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm / Body And Soul

Kai Winding Sextette

Kai Winding (trombone) Brew Moore (tenor sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) George Wallington (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, August 23, 1949
JRC34Sid's BounceNew Jazz 809; Prestige PREP 1331, PRLP 109, PRLP 7023; Status ST 8306; Prestige P-24067
JRC35 | JRC904BroadwayNew Jazz 816; Prestige P-24081; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-091-2
JRC35Broadway (alternate take)Prestige PREP 1331, PRLP 109, PRLP 7023; Status ST 8306; Prestige P-24067
JRC36 | JRC905WaterworksNew Jazz 816; Prestige P-24081; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-091-2
JRC36Waterworks (alternate take)Prestige PREP 1331, PRLP 109, PRLP 7023; Status ST 8306; Prestige P-24067
JRC37AA Night On Bop Mountain-
JRC37B-New Jazz 809; Prestige PR 24046; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-091-2
* Prestige PRLP 7023; Original Jazz Classics OJC-091, OJCCD-091-2; Prestige PRLP 16-4   J.J. Johnson/Kai Winding/Bennie Green - Trombone By Three
* Status ST 8306   Kai Winding/Gerry Mulligan/Red Rodney - Broadway
* Prestige P-24067   Various Artists - Early Bones
* Prestige P-24081   Various Artists - Fisrt Sessions 1949-50
* Prestige PR 24046   Various Artists - 25 Years Of Prestige
* Prestige PRLP 109   Kai Winding/J.J. Johnson - Modern Jazz Trombones
* Prestige PREP 1331   Kai Winding Sextet
* New Jazz 809; Prestige 809   Kai Winding - Sid's Bounce / A Night On Bop Mountain
* New Jazz 816; Prestige 816   Kai Winding - Broadway / Waterworks

Arne Domnerus Favourite Five

Arne Domnerus (clarinet) Ulf Linde (vibes) Gosta Theselius (piano) Leppe Sundevall (bass) Jack Noren (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, September 19, 1949
mr9-BI've Got My Love To Keep Me WarmMetronome (Swd) J 108; Prestige PRLP 134; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-104
* Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-104   Various Artists - Swedish Jazz 1949-1956, Vol. 1: Siesta
* Prestige PRLP 134   Arne Domnerus - New Sounds From Sweden, Vol. 4
* Metronome (Swd) J 108; New Jazz 821   Arne Domnerus - I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm / Body And Soul

Don Lanphere Quintet

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Don Lanphere (tenor sax) Al Haig (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, September 20, 1949
JRC35AWailing WallPrestige PR 24046
JRC35BWailing Wall (incomplete)Prestige unissued
JRC35C--
JRC35DWailing WallNew Jazz 819; Prestige PRLP 113; New Jazz NJLP 8296; Prestige P-24081, (J) SLP 47, PRCD-24114-2
JRC35E-Prestige PREP 1321, PRCD-24114-2
JRC36AGo (incomplete)Prestige unissued
JRC36BGo-
JRC36BC-New Jazz 812; Prestige PRCD-24114-2
JRC36C-Prestige PREP 1321, PRLP 113; New Jazz NJLP 8296; Prestige P-24081, PRCD-24114-2
JRC36DGo (incomplete)Prestige unissued
JRC36EGo-
JRC37AInfatuation (incomplete)-
JRC37BInfatuationNew Jazz 819; Prestige PREP 1321; New Jazz NJLP 8296; Prestige P-24081, PRCD-24114-2
JRC37CInfatuation (incomplete)Prestige unissued
JRC37DInfatuationPrestige PRCD-24114-2
JRC38AStop (incomplete)Prestige unissued
JRC38BStopNew Jazz 812; Prestige PREP 1321, PRLP 113; New Jazz NJLP 8296; Prestige P-24081, (J) SLP 47, PRCD-24114-2
JRC38CStop (incomplete)Prestige unissued
JRC38DStopPrestige PRCD-24114-2
* Prestige PR 24046   Various Artists - 25 Years Of Prestige
* New Jazz NJLP 8296; Prestige PR 16002   Miles Davis/Dizzy Gillespie/Fats Navarro - Trumpet Giants
* Prestige P-24081   Various Artists - Fisrt Sessions 1949-50
* Prestige (J) SLP 47   Various Artists - Early Prestige Sessions 1949/50
* Prestige PRCD-24114-2   Don Lanphere/Fats Navarro/Leo Parker/Al Haig - Prestige First Sessions, Vol. 1
* Prestige PRLP 113   Fats Navarro/Dizzy Gillespie/Miles Davis/Kenny Dorham - Modern Jazz Trumpets
* Prestige PREP 1321   Fats Navarro Quintet
* New Jazz 819; Prestige 819   Fats Navarro - Wailing Wall / Infatuation
* New Jazz 812; Prestige 812   Fats Navarro - Stop / Go

Lee Konitz Quintet

Lee Konitz (alto sax) Warne Marsh (tenor sax) Sal Mosca (piano) Arnold Fishkin (bass) Jeff Morton (drums)
NYC, September 27, 1949
JRC39FTautologyNew Jazz 813; Prestige PREP 1314, PRLP 101, PRLP 7004, P-24081
JRC40BSound-Lee-
* Prestige PRLP 7004   Lee Konitz With Tristano, Marsh And Bauer
= Prestige PRLP 7250; Original Jazz Classics OJC-186, OJCCD-186-2   Lee Konitz - Subconscious-Lee
* Prestige P-24081   Various Artists - Fisrt Sessions 1949-50
* Prestige PRLP 101   Lee Konitz Quintet/Lennie Tristano Quintet
* Prestige PREP 1314   Lee Konitz Quintet With Warne Marsh
* New Jazz 813; Prestige 813   Lee Konitz - Tautology / Sound Lee

Arne Domnerus Favourite Five

Arne Domnerus (clarinet) Ulf Linde (vibes) Gosta Theselius (piano) Yngve Akerberg (bass) Anders Burman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, October 6, 1949
mr23Night And DayMetronome (Swd) J 111; Prestige PRLP 134
mr24I Surrender, Dear-
* Prestige PRLP 134   Arne Domnerus - New Sounds From Sweden, Vol. 4
* Metronome (Swd) J 111; Esquire (E) 10-117   Arne Domnerus - Night And Day / I Surrender, Dear

James Moody And His Swedish Crowns

Leppe Sundevall (trumpet) Arne Domnerus (alto sax) James Moody (tenor sax) Per-Arne Croona (baritone sax) Gosta Theselius (piano) Yngve Akerberg (bass) Anders Burman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, October 7, 1949
mr25-AOut Of NowhereMetronome (Swd) B 504; Prestige 701, PREP 1340, PRLP 110, PR 7431; Esquire (E) 10-105
mr26These Foolish ThingsMetronome (Swd) B 507; Prestige 774, PRLP 110, PR 7431; Esquire (E) 10-105
* Prestige PR 7431   James Moody's Greatest Hits!
* Prestige PRLP 110   James Moody Favorites, No. 1
= Blue Star (F) BLP 6818   James Moody And His Swedish Crowns
* Prestige PREP 1340   James Moody In Sweden, Vol. 1
* Metronome (Swd) B 504   James Moody - Out Of Nowhere / Milt Jackson - Junior
* Prestige 701   James Moody - Lester Leaps In / Out Of Nowhere
* Esquire (E) 10-105   James Moody - Out Of Nowhere / These Foolish Things
* Metronome (Swd) B 507   James Moody - These Foolish Things / Allen Eager - Jane's Bounce
* Prestige 774   James Moody - These Foolish Things / I'm In The Mood For Groovin'

James Moody's Quintet

Leppe Sundevall (trumpet) James Moody (tenor sax) Thore Swanerud (piano) Yngve Akerberg (bass) Jack Noren (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, October 12, 1949
mr29-AI'm In The Mood For Love (as I'm In The Mood For Groovin') (as I'm In The Mood For Bop)Metronome (Swd) B 501, MLP 15219; Prestige 774, PRLP 110, PR 7431; Esquire (E) 10-116; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-102
James Moody (tenor sax) Gosta Theselius (piano) Yngve Akerberg (bass) Jack Noren (drums)
mr30-AThe Flight Of The Bopple BeeMetronome (Swd) B 501, MLP 15219; Prestige 703, PREP 1340, PRLP 110, PR 7431; Esquire (E) 10-???; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-102
* Metronome (Swd) MLP 15219   James Moody - Moody's Mood For Love: Moody 49
* Prestige PR 7431   James Moody's Greatest Hits!
* Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-102   Various Artists - Americans In Sweden 1949-1953, Vol. 1: Dear Old Stockholm
* Prestige PRLP 110   James Moody Favorites, No. 1
= Blue Star (F) BLP 6818   James Moody And His Swedish Crowns
* Prestige PREP 1340   James Moody In Sweden, Vol. 1
* Metronome (Swd) B 501   James Moody - I'm In The Mood For Bop / The Flight Of The Bopple Bee
* Prestige 774   James Moody - These Foolish Things / I'm In The Mood For Groovin'
* Prestige 703, 703x45   James Moody - I'm In The Mood For Love / The Flight Of The Bopple Bee
* Esquire (E) 10-116, 10-???   James Moody's Quintet (no details)

James Moody And His Swedish Crowns / James Moody's Sextet

Leppe Sundevall (trumpet) Arne Domnerus, James Moody (alto sax) Gosta Theselius (tenor sax) Per-Arne Croona (baritone sax) Thore Swanerud (piano) Yngve Akerberg (bass) Anders Burman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, October 12, 1949
mr31-ABody And SoulMetronome (Swd) B 502, MLP 15219; Prestige 730, PRLP 110, PR 7431; Esquire (E) 10-403; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-102
mr32I'm In The Mood For Love (as Moody's Mood For Love)Metronome (Swd) B 502, MLP 15219; Prestige 703, 45-418, PREP 1340, PRLP 110, PR 7431; Esquire (E) 10-118; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-102
Leppe Sundevall (trumpet) Arne Domnerus (alto sax) James Moody (tenor sax) Per-Arne Croona (baritone sax) Thore Swanerud (piano) Yngve Akerberg (bass) Anders Burman (drums)
mr33Lester Leaps InMetronome (Swd) B 503, MLP 15219; Prestige 701, PREP 1340, PRLP 110, PR 7431; Esquire (E) 10-???; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-102
* Metronome (Swd) MLP 15219   James Moody - Moody's Mood For Love: Moody 49
* Prestige PR 7431   James Moody's Greatest Hits!
* Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-102   Various Artists - Americans In Sweden 1949-1953, Vol. 1: Dear Old Stockholm
* Prestige PRLP 110   James Moody Favorites, No. 1
= Blue Star (F) BLP 6818   James Moody And His Swedish Crowns
* Prestige PREP 1340   James Moody In Sweden, Vol. 1
* Prestige 45-418   James Moody - I'm In The Mood For Love / Blue And Moody
* Metronome (Swd) B 502   James Moody - Body And Soul / I'm In The Mood For Love
* Prestige 730, 730x45   James Moody - Body And Soul / Blue And Moody
* Esquire (E) 10-403   James Moody - Body And Soul / How Deep Is The Ocean
* Prestige 703, 703x45   James Moody - I'm In The Mood For Love / The Flight Of The Bopple Bee
* Metronome (Swd) B 503   James Moody - Lester Leaps In / Indiana
* Prestige 701   James Moody - Lester Leaps In / Out Of Nowhere
* Esquire (E) 10-118, 10-???   James Moody And His Swedish Crowns / James Moody's Sextet (no details)

James Moody's Sextet

James Moody (tenor sax) Ulf Linde (vibes) Thore Swanerud (piano) Rolf Berg (guitar) Yngve Akerberg (bass) Anders Burman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, October 12, 1949
mr34IndianaMetronome (Swd) B 503, MLP 15219; Prestige PRLP 110, PR 7431; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-102
mr35-AGood BaitMetronome (Swd) B 514, MLP 15219; Prestige 716, PRLP 146, PR 7431; Esquire (E) 10-158; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-102
mr36DexteriousMetronome (Swd) B 511, MLP 15219; Prestige 716, PRLP 146, PR 7431; Esquire (E) 10-158; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-102
* Metronome (Swd) MLP 15219   James Moody - Moody's Mood For Love: Moody 49
* Prestige PR 7431   James Moody's Greatest Hits!
* Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-102   Various Artists - Americans In Sweden 1949-1953, Vol. 1: Dear Old Stockholm
* Prestige PRLP 110   James Moody Favorites, No. 1
= Blue Star (F) BLP 6818   James Moody And His Swedish Crowns
* Prestige PRLP 146   James Moody, Vol. 3
* Metronome (Swd) B 503   James Moody - Lester Leaps In / Indiana
* Metronome (Swd) B 514   James Moody - Good Bait / Dexter Gordon/Leo Parker - Wee Dot
* Prestige 716   James Moody - Good Bait / Dexterious
* Esquire (E) 10-158   James Moody - Good Bait / Dexterious
* Metronome (Swd) B 511   James Moody - Dexterious / Charlie Parker - Bird Gets The Worm

J.J. Johnson's Boppers

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Sonny Stitt (tenor sax) John Lewis (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, October 17, 1949
JRC600AAfternoon In Paris (alternate take)Prestige PR 7839; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-009-2
JRC600CAfternoon In ParisNew Jazz 820; Prestige PREP 1332, PRLP 123, PRLP 7024, P-24044, P-24081
JRC601AElora (alternate take)New Jazz 814 (alt.); Prestige PR 7839; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-009-2
JRC601BEloraNew Jazz 814; Prestige PREP 1332, PRLP 123, PRLP 7024, P-24044, P-24081
JRC602ATeapot (alternate take)Prestige PR 7839; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-009-2
JRC602BTeapotNew Jazz 820; Prestige PREP 1332, PRLP 123, PRLP 7024, P-24044, P-24081
JRC603BBlue Mode (alternate take)New Jazz 814 (alt.); Prestige PRLP 7024
JRC603CBlue ModeNew Jazz 814; Prestige PREP 1332, PRLP 123, PRLP 7024, P-24044, P-24081
* Prestige PRLP 7024; Original Jazz Classics OJC-009, OJCCD-009-2   Sonny Stitt With Bud Powell And J.J. Johnson
= Prestige PRLP 7248   Sonny Stitt - All God's Children Got Rhythm
= Prestige PR 7839   Sonny Stitt - Bud's Blues
* Prestige P-24044   Sonny Stitt - Genesis
* Prestige P-24081   Various Artists - Fisrt Sessions 1949-50
* Prestige PRLP 123   J.J. Johnson/Bennie Green - Modern Jazz Trombones, Vol. 2
* Prestige PREP 1332   J.J. Johnson With Sonny Stitt
* New Jazz 820   J.J. Johnson - Afternoon In Paris / Teapot
= Prestige 820   Sonny Stitt - Teapot / Afternoon In Paris
* New Jazz 814 (alt.)   J.J. Johnson - Elora / Blue Mode
* New Jazz 814   J.J. Johnson - Elora / Blue Mode
= Prestige 814   Sonny Stitt - Blue Mode / Elora

James Moody And His Cool Cats

James Moody (tenor sax) Thore Swanerud (piano) Yngve Akerberg (bass) Sven Bollhem (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, October 18, 1949
mr37-AOver The RainbowMetronome (Swd) B 529, MLP 15219; Prestige PRLP 125, PR 7431; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-102
mr38-ABlue And MoodyPrestige 730, 45-418, PRLP 146, PR 7431; Metronome (Swd) MLP 15219, JMLP 2-102
* Metronome (Swd) MLP 15219   James Moody - Moody's Mood For Love: Moody 49
* Prestige PR 7431   James Moody's Greatest Hits!
* Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-102   Various Artists - Americans In Sweden 1949-1953, Vol. 1: Dear Old Stockholm
* Prestige PRLP 125   James Moody Favorites, Vol. 2
* Prestige PRLP 146   James Moody, Vol. 3
* Prestige 45-418   James Moody - I'm In The Mood For Love / Blue And Moody
* Metronome (Swd) B 529   James Moody - Over The Rainbow / Rolf Blomquist - The Flower
* Prestige 730, 730x45   James Moody - Body And Soul / Blue And Moody

Wardell Gray Quartet

Wardell Gray (tenor sax) Al Haig (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, November 11, 1949
JRC46ATwistedPrestige P-24062; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-050-2
JRC46B-Prestige PR 24046; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-050-2
JRC46C-Prestige unissued
JRC46D-New Jazz 817; Prestige P-24062; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-050-2
JRC46E-Prestige PRLP 115, PRLP 7008, P-24062; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-050-2
JRC47ASouthsideOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD-050-2
JRC47B--
JRC47C--
JRC47D-Prestige P-24062; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-050-2
JRC47E-New Jazz 828; Prestige PRLP 115, PRLP 7008, P-24062; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-050-2
JRC47F-Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-050-2
JRC47G--
JRC48AEasy LivingPrestige P-24062; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-050-2
JRC48B-New Jazz 817; Prestige PRLP 115, PRLP 7008, P-24081; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-050-2
JRC49ASweet LorraineNew Jazz 828; Prestige PRLP 115, PRLP 7008; Moodsville MVLP 37; Prestige P-24062; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-050-2
* Prestige P-24062   Wardell Gray - Central Avenue
* Prestige PR 24046   Various Artists - 25 Years Of Prestige
* Prestige PRLP 7008; Original Jazz Classics OJC-050   Wardell Gray Memorial, Vol. 1
= Prestige PR 7343   Wardell Gray Memorial Album
* Prestige P-24081   Various Artists - Fisrt Sessions 1949-50
* Moodsville MVLP 37   Various Artists - Lusty Moods Played By America's Greatest Jazzmen
= Status ST 8319   Various Artists - Lusty Moods
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-050-2   Wardell Gray Memorial, Vol. 1
* Prestige PRLP 115   Wardell Gray Tenor Sax
* New Jazz 817; Prestige 707   Wardell Gray - Twisted / Easy Living
* New Jazz 828   Wardell Gray - Sweet Lorraine / Southside
= Prestige 711   Wardell Gray - Southside / Sweet Lorraine

Sonny Stitt Quartet

Sonny Stitt (tenor sax) Bud Powell (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, December 11, 1949
JRC1000AAll God's Chillun Got RhythmPrestige 9001, PRLP 103, PRLP 7024, P-24044
JRC1001Sonny SidePrestige 722, PRLP 103, PRLP 7024, P-24044
JRC1002BBud's BluesPrestige 9002, PRLP 103, PRLP 7024, P-24044
JRC1003ASunsetPrestige 9001, PRLP 103, PRLP 7024, P-24044
* Prestige PRLP 7024; Original Jazz Classics OJC-009, OJCCD-009-2   Sonny Stitt With Bud Powell And J.J. Johnson
= Prestige PRLP 7248   Sonny Stitt - All God's Children Got Rhythm
= Prestige PR 7839   Sonny Stitt - Bud's Blues
* Prestige P-24044   Sonny Stitt - Genesis
* Prestige PRLP 103   Sonny Stitt And Bud Powell
* Prestige 9001, 705   Sonny Stitt - All God's Chillun Got Rhythm / Sunset
* Prestige 722   Sonny Stitt - Sonny Side / Taking A Chance On Love
* Prestige 9002, 706   Sonny Stitt - Fine And Dandy / Bud's Blues

Coleman Hawkins Sextet

Nat Peck (trombone) Hubert Fol (alto sax) Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Jean-Paul Mangeon (piano) Pierre Michelot (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Paris, France, December 21, 1949
V3041Sih-SahPrestige PR 7824
V3042It's Only A Paper Moon-
V3043Bean's Talking Again-
V3044Bay-U-Bah-
V3045I Surrender, Dear-
V3046Sophisticated Lady-
* Prestige PR 7824   Coleman Hawkins - Bean And The Boys

1950

Stan Getz Quartet

Stan Getz (tenor sax) Al Haig (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Junior Parker (vocals -1,2)
NYC, January 6, 1950
1. BL1200CStardustBirdland 6002; Prestige PR 7516, (J) SLP 47
2. BL1201BGoodnight, My Love-
3. BL1202CThere's A Small HotelBirdland 6001; Prestige 45-250, PREP 1311, PRLP 7002; Moodsville MVLP 35; Prestige PR 24019
4. BL1203AToo Marvelous For WordsPrestige 729, 45-283, PREP 1311, PRLP 104, PRLP 7002, PR 24019
5. BL1204AI've Got You Under My SkinPrestige PRLP 104
6. BL1204B-Birdland 6001; Prestige 45-250, PREP 1311, PRLP 7002; Moodsville MVLP 34
7. BL1205What's NewPrestige 740, 45-283, PREP 1311, PRLP 104, PRLP 7002
8. JRC1210IntoitNew Jazz 867; Prestige PREP 1342, PRLP 7013, PR 7516, PR 24019
* Prestige PR 7516; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-706-2   Stan Getz/Al Haig - Prezervation
* Prestige (J) SLP 47   Various Artists - Early Prestige Sessions 1949/50
* Prestige PRLP 7002; Original Jazz Classics OJC-121, OJCCD-121-2   Stan Getz Quartets
= New Jazz NJLP 8214   Stan Getz - Long Island Sound
= Prestige PRLP 7256, PR 7337   Stan Getz Greatest Hits
* Moodsville MVLP 35   Various Artists - Music Of Richard Rodgers Played By America's Greatest Jazzmen
* Prestige PR 24019   Stan Getz - Five Brothers
* Moodsville MVLP 34   Various Artists - Music Of Cole Porter Played By America's Greatest Jazzmen
* Prestige PRLP 7013; Original Jazz Classics OJC-1726, OJCCD-1726-2   Various Artists - Conception
* Prestige PRLP 104   Stan Getz, Vol. 2
* Prestige PREP 1311   Stan Getz Quartet, Vol. 2
* Prestige PREP 1342   Stan Getz/Lee Konitz - New Sounds
* Prestige 45-250   Stan Getz - There's A Small Hotel / I've Got You Under My Skin
* Prestige 45-283   Stan Getz - What's New / Too Marvelous For Words
* Birdland 6002   Junior Parker - Stardust / Goodnight, My Love
* Birdland 6001; Prestige 708   Stan Getz - There's A Small Hotel / I've Got You Under My Skin
* Prestige 729, 729x45   Terry Gibbs - Michelle / Stan Getz - Too Marvelous For Words
* Prestige 740   Stan Getz - What's New / Indian Summer
* New Jazz 867   Stan Getz - You Stepped Out Of A Dream / Intoit
= Prestige 867   Stan Getz - Intoit / You Stepped Out Of A Dream

Sonny Stitt Quartet

Sonny Stitt (tenor sax) Bud Powell (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, January 26, 1950
JRC1004DStrike Up The BandPrestige 758, PRLP 103, PRLP 7024, P-24044
JRC1005BI Want To Be Happy-
JRC1006DTaking A Chance On LovePrestige 722, PRLP 103, PRLP 7024, P-24044
JRC1007AFine And DandyPrestige 9002, PRLP 103, PRLP 7024, P-24044
JRC1007BFine And Dandy (alternate take)Prestige PRLP 7024, P-24081
* Prestige PRLP 7024; Original Jazz Classics OJC-009, OJCCD-009-2   Sonny Stitt With Bud Powell And J.J. Johnson
= Prestige PRLP 7248   Sonny Stitt - All God's Children Got Rhythm
= Prestige PR 7839   Sonny Stitt - Bud's Blues
* Prestige P-24044   Sonny Stitt - Genesis
* Prestige P-24081   Various Artists - Fisrt Sessions 1949-50
* Prestige PRLP 103   Sonny Stitt And Bud Powell
* Prestige 758   Sonny Stitt - I Want To Be Happy / Strike Up The Band
* Prestige 722   Sonny Stitt - Sonny Side / Taking A Chance On Love
* Prestige 9002, 706   Sonny Stitt - Fine And Dandy / Bud's Blues

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis Quintet

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Al Casey (guitar) Franklin Skeete (bass) Lee Abrams (drums) Carl Davis (vocals -1,3)
NYC, February 7, 1950
1. BL1206I'm Gonna Eat You With A SpoonBirdland 6003; Prestige PRCD-24116-2
2. BL1207Sweet And Lovely (aka Little Rock)Birdland 6004; Prestige P-24081, PRCD-24116-2
3. BL1208If The Motif Is RightBirdland 6003; Prestige PRCD-24116-2
4. BL1209Squattin' (aka The Lock)Birdland 6004; Prestige P-24081, PRCD-24116-2
* Prestige P-24081   Various Artists - Fisrt Sessions 1949-50
* Prestige PRCD-24116-2   Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis/Dizzy Gillespie/Red Rodney/Bennie Green - Prestige First Sessions, Vol. 3
* Birdland 6003   Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis - I'm Gonna Eat You With A Spoon / If The Motif Is Right
* Birdland 6004   Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis - Little Rock / The Lock
= Prestige 866   Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis - Sweet And Lovely / Squattin'

Jacques Dieval Quintet

Nat Peck (trombone) James Moody (tenor sax) Jacques Dieval (piano) Emmanuel Soudieux (bass) Richie Frost (drums)
Paris, France, February 10, 1950
RE044Bebop Tune, No. 1Pacific (F) 2540; Prestige PRLP 157
RE045Michele By Accident-
* Prestige PRLP 157   New Sounds From France With James Moody
* Pacific (F) 2540   Jacques Dieval - Bebop Tune, No. 1 / Michele By Accident

Ulf Linde Quintet

Ulf Linde (vibes) Reinhold Svensson (piano) Rolf Berg (guitar) Gunnar Almstedt (bass) Anders Burman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, February 16, 1950
mr64DinahMetronome (Swd) J 124; Prestige PRLP 106
mr65Once In A While-
mr66Sweet And LovelyMetronome (Swd) J 136; Prestige PRLP 106
mr67My Blue Heaven-
* Prestige PRLP 106   Reinhold Svensson Piano, Vol. 1
* Metronome (Swd) J 124; Esquire (E) 10-114   Ulf Linde - Dinah / Once In A While
= New Jazz 824   Reinhold Svensson - Dinah / Once In A While
* Metronome (Swd) J 136   Ulf Linde - Sweet And Lovely / My Blue Heaven
= New Jazz 826   Reinhold Svensson - Sweet And Lovely / My Blue Heaven

Sonny Stitt Quartet

Sonny Stitt (tenor sax) Kenny Drew (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, February 17, 1950
JRC1008AvalonPrestige PRLP 126, PRLP 7133, PR 7585, PRCD-24115-2
JRC1009ALaterPrestige 704, PRLP 126, PRLP 7077, PR 7585, PRCD-24115-2
JRC1010AAin't Misbehavin'Prestige 704, PRLP 7077, PR 7585, PRCD-24115-2
JRC1011Mean To MePrestige 752, PRLP 111, PRLP 7133, PR 7585, PRCD-24115-2
JRC1012Stairway To The StarsPrestige 824, PRLP 126, PRLP 7133, PR 7585, PRCD-24115-2
* Prestige PRLP 7133   Sonny Stitt - Stitt's Bits
* Prestige PR 7585   Sonny Stitt - Stitt's Bits, Vol. 1
* Prestige PRLP 7077; Original Jazz Classics OJC-060, OJCCD-060-2   Sonny Stitt - Kaleidoscope
* Prestige PRCD-24115-2   Sonny Stitt - Prestige First Sessions, Vol. 2
* Prestige PRLP 126   Sonny Stitt Favorites, Vol. 2
* Prestige PRLP 111   Sonny Stitt - Mr. Saxophone
* Prestige 704   Sonny Stitt - Ain't Misbehavin' / Later
* Prestige 752   Sonny Stitt - Down With It / Mean To Me
* Prestige 824   Sonny Stitt - Stairway To The Stars / Sonny Sounds
= Prestige 886, 886x45   Sonny Stitt - Sonny Sounds / Stairway To The Stars

Jacques Dieval Quintet

Nat Peck (trombone) James Moody (tenor sax) Jacques Dieval (piano) Emmanuel Soudieux (bass) Richie Frost (drums) Annie Ross (vocals -1)
Paris, France, February 22, 1950
1. RE058Le Vent VertPacific (F) 2541; Prestige PRLP 157
2. RE059Emef-
3. RE060Head LightPacific (F) 2542; Prestige PRLP 157
4. RE061Big Chief Peckham-
* Prestige PRLP 157   New Sounds From France With James Moody
* Pacific (F) 2541   Jacques Dieval - Le Vent Vert / Emef
* Pacific (F) 2542   Jacques Dieval - Head Light / Big Chief Peckham

Arne Domnerus Favourite Five

Arne Domnerus (clarinet) Ulf Linde (vibes) Gosta Theselius (piano) Thore Jederby (bass) Anders Burman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, February 22, 1950
mr68Love Walked InMetronome (Swd) J 130; Prestige PRLP 134; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-104
mr69Don't Be That WayMetronome (Swd) J 150; Prestige PRLP 134
mr72All The Things You Are-
mr73Larry's Blues (as Blue Mood)Metronome (Swd) J 130; Prestige PRLP 134; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-104
* Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-104   Various Artists - Swedish Jazz 1949-1956, Vol. 1: Siesta
* Prestige PRLP 134   Arne Domnerus - New Sounds From Sweden, Vol. 4
* Metronome (Swd) J 130   Arne Domnerus - Love Walked In / Larry's Blues
= Esquire (E) 10-304   Arne Domnerus - Love Walked In / Blue Mood
* Metronome (Swd) J 150   Arne Domnerus - Don't Be That Way / All The Things You Are

Al Haig Trio

Al Haig (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, February 27, 1950
JRC1100CLizaNew Jazz 822; Prestige PREP 1328, PRLP 175, PR 7516, P-24081, PRCD-24114-2
JRC1101CStars Fell On AlabamaNew Jazz 822; Prestige PREP 1328, PRLP 175, PR 7516, P-24081, (J) SLP 47, PRCD-24114-2
JRC1102CStairway To The StarsNew Jazz 823; Prestige PREP 1328, PRLP 175, PR 7516, P-24081, PRCD-24114-2
JRC1103AOpus CapriceNew Jazz 823; Prestige PREP 1328, PRLP 175, PR 7516, P-24052, P-24081, (J) SLP 47, PRCD-24114-2
* Prestige PR 7516; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-706-2   Stan Getz/Al Haig - Prezervation
* Prestige P-24081   Various Artists - Fisrt Sessions 1949-50
* Prestige (J) SLP 47   Various Artists - Early Prestige Sessions 1949/50
* Prestige P-24052   Various Artists - Piano Giants
* Prestige PRCD-24114-2   Don Lanphere/Fats Navarro/Leo Parker/Al Haig - Prestige First Sessions, Vol. 1
* Prestige PRLP 175   Al Haig/Mary Lou Williams - Piano Moderns
* Prestige PREP 1328   Al Haig Trio
* New Jazz 822; Gazell (Swd) 2014   Al Haig - Liza / Stars Fell On Alabama
* New Jazz 823; Prestige 823   Al Haig - Stairway To The Stars / Opus Caprice

Gene Ammons - Sonny Stitt Septet / Gene Ammons And His Band

Bill Massey (trumpet -3,4) Eph Greenlea (trombone -3,4) Gene Ammons (tenor sax) Sonny Stitt (tenor, baritone sax) Duke Jordan (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, March 5, 1950
1. BL1218Soft WindsBirdland unissued
2. BL1219Keep Your Head From Ammons-
3. BL1220Bye ByeBirdland 6006; Prestige 845, PRLP 112, PR 7823, P-24058; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-014-2
4. BL1221Let It BeBirdland 6006; Prestige PR 7823
5. BL1222-1Blues Up And DownPrestige PRLP 7050, PR 7823
6. BL1222-2-Birdland 6005; Prestige PREP 1316, PRLP 107, PRLP 7050, PR 7823, PR 7306, (J) SLP 47; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-6013-2
7. BL1222-3-Prestige PRLP 7050, PR 7823
8. BL1223-1You Can Depend On MeBirdland 6005; Prestige PREP 1316, PRLP 107, PRLP 7050, PR 7823, (J) SLP 47
9. BL1223-2-Prestige PRLP 7050, PR 7823
* Prestige PR 7823   Gene Ammons - Blues Up And Down, Vol. 1
* Prestige P-24058, PRCD-24058-2   The Gene Ammons Story - The 78 Era
* Prestige PRLP 7050; Original Jazz Classics OJC-014, OJCCD-014-2   Gene Ammons All Star Sessions
= Prestige PRLP 7050 (alt.)   Gene Ammons - Woofin' And Tweetin'
* Prestige PR 7306   Gene Ammons - Biggest Soul Hits
* Prestige (J) SLP 47   Various Artists - Early Prestige Sessions 1949/50
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-6013-2   Gene Ammons - Greatest Hits: The 50s
* Prestige PRLP 112   Gene Ammons Tenor Sax, Vol. 1
* Prestige PRLP 107   Gene Ammons/Sonny Stitt - Battle Of The Saxes
* Prestige PREP 1316   Sonny Stitt With Gene Ammons
* Birdland 6006; Prestige 713   Gene Ammons - Bye Bye / Let It Be
* Prestige 845   Gene Ammons - Bye Bye / I Can't Give You Anything But Love
* Birdland 6005; Prestige 709   Gene Ammons/Sonny Stitt - Blues Up And Down / You Can Depend On Me

Teddy Williams

Gene Ammons (tenor sax) Sonny Stitt (tenor, baritone sax) Duke Jordan (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Jo Jones (drums) Teddy Williams (vocals)
NYC, March 5, 1950
BL1224A Touch Of The BluesPrestige 715, PR 7823, PRCD-24115-2
BL1225Dumb Woman BluesPrestige 715
* Prestige PR 7823   Gene Ammons - Blues Up And Down, Vol. 1
* Prestige PRCD-24115-2   Sonny Stitt - Prestige First Sessions, Vol. 2
* Prestige 715   Teddy Williams - A Touch Of The Blues / Dumb Woman Blues

Chubby Jackson Big Band

Don Ferrara, Howard McGhee, Al Porcino (trumpet) J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) Charlie Kennedy (alto sax) Georgie Auld, Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Tony Aless (piano) Chubby Jackson (bass) Don Lamond (drums)
NYC, March 15, 1950
JRC63 | JRC1104Flying The CoopNew Jazz 825; Prestige PREP 1323, PRLP 105; New Jazz NJLP 8280; Prestige PR 7641; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-711-2
JRC64 | JRC1105I May Be WrongNew Jazz 825; Prestige PREP 1318, PRLP 105, PRLP 7013; New Jazz NJLP 8280; Prestige PR 7641; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-711-2
JRC65 | JRC1106New YorkNew Jazz 836; Prestige PREP 1323, PRLP 105, PR 7641; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-711-2
JRC66 | JRC1107Sax AppealNew Jazz 830; Prestige PRLP 105, PR 7641; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-711-2
JRC67 | JRC1108Hot DogPrestige 745, PREP 1323, PRLP 105; New Jazz NJLP 8280; Prestige PR 7641; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-711-2
JRC68 | JRC1109Why NotNew Jazz 836; Prestige PRLP 105, PR 7641; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-711-2
JRC69 | JRC1110Leavin' TownNew Jazz 830; Prestige PRLP 105, PR 7641; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-711-2
JRC70 | JRC1111So WhatPrestige 745, 842, PREP 1323, PREP 1318, PRLP 105, PRLP 7013; New Jazz NJLP 8280; Prestige PR 7641; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-711-2
* New Jazz NJLP 8280   Zoot Sims - Good Old Zoot
* Prestige PR 7641   Chubby Jackson Sextet And Big Band
* Prestige PRLP 7013; Original Jazz Classics OJC-1726, OJCCD-1726-2   Various Artists - Conception
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-711-2   Gerry Mulligan Quartet Featuring Chet Baker/Chubby Jackson Big Band Featuring Gerry Mulligan
* Prestige PRLP 105   Chubby Jackson All Star Big Band
* Prestige PREP 1323   Chubby Jackson Big Band
* Prestige PREP 1318   Gerry Mulligan, Vol. 2
* New Jazz 825; Prestige 825   Chubby Jackson - Flying The Coop / I May Be Wrong
* New Jazz 836; Prestige 836   Chubby Jackson - New York / Why Not
* New Jazz 830; Prestige 830   Chubby Jackson - Sax Appeal / Zoot Sims - Leavin' Town
* Prestige 745   Gerry Mulligan - So What / Chubby Jackson - Hot Dog
* Prestige 842   Zoot Sims - So What / ???

Arne Domnerus Favourite Group

Leppe Sundevall (trumpet) Arne Domnerus (alto sax) Ulf Linde (vibes) Bengt Hallberg (piano) Gunnar Almstedt (bass) Anders Burman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, March 15, 1950
mr74Chloe (as Cool Boy) (as Song Of The Swamp)Metronome (Swd) J 137; Prestige PRLP 133; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-104
mr75StuffyMetronome (Swd) J 137; Prestige PRLP 133
mr76The Way You Look TonightMetronome (Swd) J 160; Prestige PRLP 133
mr77I Can't Get Started (as Sensual)-
* Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-104   Various Artists - Swedish Jazz 1949-1956, Vol. 1: Siesta
* Prestige PRLP 133   Arne Domnerus/Lars Gullin - New Sounds From Sweden, Vol. 3
* Metronome (Swd) J 137; Esquire (E) 10-194   Arne Domnerus - Chloe / Stuffy
= New Jazz 831   Arne Domnerus - Cool Boy / Stuffy
* Metronome (Swd) J 160; Esquire (E) 10-244   Arne Domnerus - The Way You Look Tonight / I Can't Get Started
= Prestige 863   Arne Domnerus - The Way You Look Tonight / Sensual

Lee Konitz Quintet

Lee Konitz (alto sax) Sal Mosca (piano) Billy Bauer (guitar) Arnold Fishkin (bass) Jeff Morton (drums)
NYC, April 7, 1950
JRC71RebeccaNew Jazz 834; Prestige PREP 1315, PRLP 108, PRLP 7004
JRC72CYou Go To My HeadNew Jazz 827; Prestige PREP 1315, PRLP 108, PRLP 7004
JRC73Ice Cream KonitzNew Jazz 834; Prestige PREP 1315, PRLP 108, PRLP 7004
JRC74BPalo AltoNew Jazz 827; Prestige PREP 1315, PRLP 108, PRLP 7004
* Prestige PRLP 7004   Lee Konitz With Tristano, Marsh And Bauer
= Prestige PRLP 7250; Original Jazz Classics OJC-186, OJCCD-186-2   Lee Konitz - Subconscious-Lee
* Prestige PRLP 108   Stan Getz/Lee Konitz - The New Sounds
* Prestige PREP 1315   Lee Konitz With Billy Bauer
* New Jazz 834; Prestige 834   Lee Konitz - Rebecca / Ice Cream Konitz
* New Jazz 827; Prestige 827   Lee Konitz - You Go To My Head / Palo Alto

Stan Getz Quartet

Stan Getz (tenor sax) Tony Aless (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Don Lamond (drums)
NYC, April 14, 1950
JRC75CYou Stepped Out Of A DreamNew Jazz 867; Prestige PREP 1313, PRLP 108, PRLP 7002, PR 24019
JRC76AMy Old FlamePrestige PRLP 7002, PR 24019
JRC76B-New Jazz 829; Prestige 45-240, PREP 1313; New Jazz NJLP 102; Prestige PRLP 102; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-121-2
JRC77AThe Lady In RedPrestige PRLP 7002, PR 24019
JRC77B-New Jazz 829; Prestige 45-240, PREP 1313; New Jazz NJLP 102; Prestige PRLP 102; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-121-2
JRC78BWrap Your Troubles In DreamsNew Jazz 1401; Prestige 724, PREP 1313, PRLP 108, PRLP 7002, PR 24019
* Prestige PRLP 7002; Original Jazz Classics OJC-121, OJCCD-121-2   Stan Getz Quartets
= New Jazz NJLP 8214   Stan Getz - Long Island Sound
= Prestige PRLP 7256, PR 7337   Stan Getz Greatest Hits
* Prestige PR 24019   Stan Getz - Five Brothers
* Prestige PRLP 108   Stan Getz/Lee Konitz - The New Sounds
* New Jazz NJLP 102   Stan Getz, Vol. 1
* Prestige PRLP 102   Stan Getz, Vol. 1
* Prestige PREP 1313   Stan Getz Quartet, Vol. 3
* Prestige 45-240   Stan Getz - My Old Flame / The Lady In Red
* New Jazz 867   Stan Getz - You Stepped Out Of A Dream / Intoit
= Prestige 867   Stan Getz - Intoit / You Stepped Out Of A Dream
* New Jazz 829; Prestige 712   Stan Getz - My Old Flame / The Lady In Red
* New Jazz 1401   Stan Getz - Battle Of The Saxes / Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
* Prestige 724   Stan Getz - Battleground / Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams

Zoot Sims Quintet

Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Toots Thielemans (harmonica -1) Jimmy Woode (piano) Simon Brehm (bass) Jack Noren (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, April 23, 1950
1. 18All The Things You AreGazell (Swd) 2008; Prestige PR 7817
2. 21You Go To My HeadGazell (Swd) 2013; Prestige 719, PR 7817
3. 22Tickle Toe (as The Scene Is Clean)Gazell (Swd) 2008; Prestige 719, PR 7817
* Prestige PR 7817   Zoot Sims - First Recordings!
* Gazell (Swd) 2008   Zoot Sims - All The Things You Are / Tickle Toe
* Gazell (Swd) 2013   Zoot Sims - You Go To My Head / ???
* Prestige 719   Zoot Sims - You Go To My Head / The Scene Is Clean

Zoot Sims And His Five/Three Brothers

Sixten Eriksson (trumpet -1) Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Lars Gullin (baritone sax -1) Dick Hyman (piano) Charlie Short (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, April 24, 1950
1. mr88-AYellow DuckMetronome (Swd) B 519; Prestige PR 7817
2. mr89-AThe Way You Look Tonight (as Americans In Sweden) (as Which Way) (as Boot It Zoot)-
* Prestige PR 7817   Zoot Sims - First Recordings!
* Metronome (Swd) B 519; New Jazz 837   Zoot Sims - Yellow Duck / Americans In Sweden
= Prestige 837   Zoot Sims - Yellow Duck / Which Way
= Esquire (E) 10-107   Zoot Sims - Yellow Duck / Boot It Zoot

Wardell Gray Quartet

Wardell Gray (tenor sax) Phil Hill (piano) John Richardson (bass) Art Mardigan (drums)
Detroit, MI, April 25, 1950
JRC79AA Sinner Kissed An AngelPrestige 723, PRLP 115, PRLP 7008, P-24062; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-051-2
JRC80Blue GrayOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD-051-2
JRC80B-Prestige 714, PRLP 115, PRLP 7008, P-24062; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-051-2
JRC80-Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-051-2
JRC81Gray-Hound-
JRC81B-Prestige 723, PRLP 115, PRLP 7008, P-24062; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-051-2
JRC81-Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-051-2
JRC82Treadin'-
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JRC82C-Prestige 714, PRLP 115, PRLP 7008, P-24062; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-051-2
* Prestige PRLP 7008; Original Jazz Classics OJC-050   Wardell Gray Memorial, Vol. 1
= Prestige PR 7343   Wardell Gray Memorial Album
* Prestige P-24062   Wardell Gray - Central Avenue
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-051-2   Wardell Gray Memorial, Vol. 2
* Prestige PRLP 115   Wardell Gray Tenor Sax
* Prestige 723   Wardell Gray - Gray-Hound / A Sinner Kissed An Angel
* Prestige 714   Wardell Gray - Blue Gray / Treadin' With Treadwell

Gene Ammons - Sonny Stitt Septet

Bill Massey (trumpet) Bennie Green (trombone) Gene Ammons (tenor sax) Sonny Stitt (baritone sax) Duke Jordan (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, April 26, 1950
85ChabootiePrestige 741, PRLP 107, PR 7823, P-24058
86Who Put The Sleeping Pills (In Rip Van Winkle's Coffee)Prestige 721, PR 7823
87Gravy (as Walkin')Prestige 717, PRLP 112, PR 7823, P-24058; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-6013-2
88Easy GlidePrestige PRLP 112, PR 7823, P-24058
* Prestige PR 7823   Gene Ammons - Blues Up And Down, Vol. 1
* Prestige P-24058, PRCD-24058-2   The Gene Ammons Story - The 78 Era
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-6013-2   Gene Ammons - Greatest Hits: The 50s
* Prestige PRLP 107   Gene Ammons/Sonny Stitt - Battle Of The Saxes
* Prestige PRLP 112   Gene Ammons Tenor Sax, Vol. 1
* Prestige 741, 741x45   Gene Ammons - Blue And Sentimental / Chabootie
* Prestige 721   Gene Ammons - La Vie En Rose / Who Put The Sleeping Pills
* Prestige 717   Gene Ammons - I Wanna Be Loved / Gravy

Bengt Hallberg Trio

Bengt Hallberg (piano) Gunnar Almstedt (bass) Anders Burman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, May 16, 1950
mr80IndianaMetronome (Swd) J 134; Prestige PRLP 121
mr81Lover Man-
* Prestige PRLP 121   Bengt Hallberg/Lars Gullin - New Sounds From Sweden, Vol. 2
* Metronome (Swd) J 134   Bengt Hallberg - Indiana / Lover Man

Ulf Linde Quintet

Ulf Linde (vibes) Reinhold Svensson (piano) Rolf Berg (guitar) Gunnar Almstedt (bass) Anders Burman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, May 19, 1950
mr102On The AlamoMetronome (Swd) J 161
mr103Always-
* Metronome (Swd) J 161   Ulf Linde - On The Alamo / Always
= New Jazz 833; Prestige 833   Reinhold Svensson - On The Alamo / Always

Zoot Sims Quartet

Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Gerry Wiggins (piano) Pierre Michelot (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Paris, France, June 16, 1950
VG4021-1 | D422 | D428Night And DayVogue (F) V 5048, EPL 7063, LD 185; Pop (F) CBM 60019; Mode (F) MDINT 9144, CMDINT 9517; Prestige PR 7817; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
VG4021-2Night And Day (alternate take)Prestige PR 7817; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
VG4021-3The Big ShotVogue (F) LD 185; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
VG4022-1 | D424 | D430Slingin' HashVogue (F) V 5048, EPL 7063, LD 185; Pop (F) CBM 60010-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9514; Prestige PR 7817; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
VG4022-2Slingin' Hash (alternate take)Prestige PR 7817; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
VG4023-1 | D423 | D429I UnderstandVogue (F) V 5052, LD 185; Prestige PR 7817; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
VG4023-2I Understand (alternate take)Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
VG4024-1 | D427 | D433TenorlyVogue (F) V 5052, EPL 7063, LD 185; Prestige PR 7817; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
VG4024-2Tenorly (alternate take)Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
VG4024-3--
VG4025 | D425 | D431Don't Worry About MeVogue (F) V 5054, EPL 7063, LD 185; Prestige PR 7817; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
VG4026 | D426 | D432Crystal'sVogue (F) V 5054, LD 185; Prestige PR 7817; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
tk.2Zoot And ZootVogue (F) LD 185; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
-Toot's SuteVogue (F) LD 185
* Mode (F) MDINT 9144   Various Artists - Les Geants Du Jazz Moderne
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9517   Various Artists - The Many Faces Of Jazz, Vol. 5
* Prestige PR 7817   Zoot Sims - First Recordings!
* Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77   Zoot Sims - Brother In Swing: Jazz Legacy 27
* Pop (F) CBM 60010-30   Various Artists - Blues Moderne: Jazz Pour Vous 2
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9514   Various Artists - The Many Faces Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* Vogue (F) LD 185   Zoot Sims - Jazz Time Paris, Vol. 14
= Discovery DL 3015   Zoot Sims Quartet Recorded In France
* Pop (F) CBM 60019   Various Artists - Tenor Sax: Jazz Pour Vous 5
* Vogue (F) EPL 7063   Zoot Sims Quartet
* Vogue (F) V 5048; Discovery 148, 45-148   Zoot Sims - Night And Day / Slingin' Hash
* Vogue (F) V 5052; Discovery 149, 45-149   Zoot Sims - I Understand / Tenorly
* Vogue (F) V 5054; Discovery 150, 45-150   Zoot Sims - Don't Worry About Me / Crystal's

Gene Ammons - Sonny Stitt Quartet

Gene Ammons (tenor sax -1,3) Sonny Stitt (tenor sax -2,4/6) Duke Jordan (piano) Gene Wright (bass) Wes Landers (drums)
NYC, June 28, 1950
1. 89I Wanna Be LovedPrestige 717, PRLP 107, PR 7823, P-24058
2. 90ACount Every StarPrestige 718, PRLP 107, PRLP 7133, PR 7585, PRCD-24115-2
3. 91I Can't Give You Anything But LovePrestige 731, 845, PRLP 112, PR 7823, P-24058
4. 92ANice Work If You Can Get ItPrestige 718, PRLP 126, PRLP 7133, PR 7585, P-24044, PRCD-24115-2
5. 93AThere'll Never Be Another YouPrestige PRLP 126, PRLP 7133, PR 7585, PRCD-24115-2
6. 94ABlazin'Prestige PRLP 126, PRLP 7133, PR 7585, P-24044, PRCD-24115-2
* Prestige PR 7823   Gene Ammons - Blues Up And Down, Vol. 1
* Prestige P-24058, PRCD-24058-2   The Gene Ammons Story - The 78 Era
* Prestige PRLP 7133   Sonny Stitt - Stitt's Bits
* Prestige PR 7585   Sonny Stitt - Stitt's Bits, Vol. 1
* Prestige P-24044   Sonny Stitt - Genesis
* Prestige PRCD-24115-2   Sonny Stitt - Prestige First Sessions, Vol. 2
* Prestige PRLP 107   Gene Ammons/Sonny Stitt - Battle Of The Saxes
* Prestige PRLP 112   Gene Ammons Tenor Sax, Vol. 1
* Prestige PRLP 126   Sonny Stitt Favorites, Vol. 2
* Prestige 717   Gene Ammons - I Wanna Be Loved / Gravy
* Prestige 718   Sonny Stitt - Count Every Star / Nice Work If You Can Get It
* Prestige 731   Gene Ammons - Sweet Jennie Lou / I Can't Give You Anything But Love
* Prestige 845   Gene Ammons - Bye Bye / I Can't Give You Anything But Love

Leo Parker Quartet

Leo Parker (baritone, alto sax) Al Haig (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Max Roach (drums -1/3,5/7) Jack "The Bear" Parker (drums -4,8/12)
NYC, July 20, 1950
1. JRC94?Bewitched, Bothered And Bewilderedunissued
2. JRC95AMona Lisa (incomplete)-
3. JRC95BMona LisaPrestige P-24081, PRCD-24114-2
4. JRC96AWho's Mad-
5. JRC97ADarn That Dream (incomplete)unissued
6. JRC97BDarn That DreamPrestige P-24081, PRCD-24114-2
7. JRC98BI'll Cross My FingersPrestige 720, P-24081, PRCD-24114-2
8. JRC99AMad Lad Returnsunissued
9. JRC99A or B or C-Prestige PRCD-24114-2
10. JRC99B-unissued
11. JRC99CMad Lad Returns (incomplete)-
12. JRC99DMad Lad ReturnsPrestige 720, PR 24046, PRCD-24114-2
* Prestige P-24081   Various Artists - Fisrt Sessions 1949-50
* Prestige PR 24046   Various Artists - 25 Years Of Prestige
* Prestige PRCD-24114-2   Don Lanphere/Fats Navarro/Leo Parker/Al Haig - Prestige First Sessions, Vol. 1
* Prestige 720   Leo Parker - I'll Cross My Fingers / Mad Lad Returns

Gene Ammons - Sonny Stitt Septet

Bill Massey (trumpet) Matthew Gee (trombone) Gene Ammons (tenor sax) Sonny Stitt (baritone sax) Charlie Bateman (piano) Gene Wright (bass) Wes Landers (drums)
NYC, July 27, 1950
100Back In Your Own BackyardPrestige 725, PRLP 112, P-24058
101Sweet Jennie LouPrestige 731, P-24058
102La Vie En RosePrestige 721, 844, PRLP 112
103Seven ElevenPrestige 725, PRLP 107, P-24058
* Prestige P-24058, PRCD-24058-2   The Gene Ammons Story - The 78 Era
* Prestige PRLP 112   Gene Ammons Tenor Sax, Vol. 1
* Prestige PRLP 107   Gene Ammons/Sonny Stitt - Battle Of The Saxes
* Prestige 725   Gene Ammons - Back In Our Own Backyard / Seven Eleven
* Prestige 731   Gene Ammons - Sweet Jennie Lou / I Can't Give You Anything But Love
* Prestige 721   Gene Ammons - La Vie En Rose / Who Put The Sleeping Pills
* Prestige 844   Gene Ammons - La Vie En Rose / Jug

Wardell Gray - Dexter Gordon Septet

Clark Terry (trumpet) Sonny Criss (alto sax) Wardell Gray (tenor sax) Dexter Gordon (tenor sax -1,2) Jimmy Bunn (piano) Billy Hadnott (bass) Chuck Thompson (drums)
"Hula Hut Club", Los Angeles, CA, August 27, 1950
1. (1231)Jazz On Sunset, Part 1&2 (aka Move)Prestige 778, PRLP 128, PRLP 7009, P-24062; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-051-2
2. (1232)Jazz On Sunset, Part 3&4 (aka Move)Prestige 779, PRLP 128, PRLP 7009, P-24062; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-051-2
3. (1233)Kiddo, Part 1&2 (aka Scrapple From The Apple)Prestige 759, PRLP 128, PRLP 7009, P-24062; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-051-2
4. (1234)Kiddo, Part 3&4 (aka Scrapple From The Apple)Prestige 760, PRLP 128, PRLP 7009, P-24062; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-051-2
* Prestige PRLP 7009; Original Jazz Classics OJC-051   Wardell Gray Memorial, Vol. 2
= Prestige PR 7343   Wardell Gray Memorial Album
* Prestige P-24062   Wardell Gray - Central Avenue
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-051-2   Wardell Gray Memorial, Vol. 2
* Prestige PRLP 128   Wardell Gray - Jazz Concert
* Prestige 778   Wardell Gray - Jazz On Sunset, Part 1&2
* Prestige 779   Wardell Gray - Jazz On Sunset, Part 3&4
* Prestige 759   Wardell Gray - Kiddo, Part 1&2
* Prestige 760   Wardell Gray - Kiddo, Part 3&4

Oscar Pettiford His Cello And Quartet

Duke Ellington (piano) Billy Strayhorn (celeste -3,4) Oscar Pettiford (cello) Lloyd Trotman (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, September 13, 1950
1. M4004Untitled Bluesunissued
2. M4005PerdidoMercer M 1952, LP 1003; Vogue (E) V 2018; Riverside RLP 475; Prestige PR 24029
3. M4006Take The "A" TrainMercer M 1959, LP 1003; Vogue (E) V 2009; Riverside RLP 475; Prestige PR 24029
4. M4007OscalypsoMercer M 1952, LP 1003; Vogue (E) V 2009; Riverside RLP 475; Prestige PR 24029
5. M4008Blues For BlantonMercer M 1959, LP 1003; Vogue (E) V 2018; Riverside RLP 475; Prestige PR 24029
6. M4009Twelve O'Clock Rockunissued
* Riverside RLP 475, RS 9475; Original Jazz Classics OJC-108, OJCCD-108-2   Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn - Great Times!
* Prestige PR 24029   Duke Ellington - The Golden Duke
* Mercer LP 1003   Oscar Pettiford His Cello And Quartet/Serge Chaloff And The Herdsmen - New Stars-New Sounds, Vol. 2
* Mercer M 1952   Oscar Pettiford - Perdido / Oscalypso
* Vogue (E) V 2018; Jazz Seleccion (F) 622   Oscar Pettiford - Perdido / Blues For Blanton
* Mercer M 1959   Oscar Pettiford - Take The "A" Train / Blues For Blanton
* Vogue (E) V 2009; Jazz Seleccion (F) 623   Oscar Pettiford - Take The "A" Train / Oscalypso

Zoot Sims Quartet

Zoot Sims (tenor sax) John Lewis (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Don Lamond (drums)
NYC, September 16, 1950
104My Silent LovePrestige 726, PRLP 118, PRLP 7026, P-24061
105Jane-OPrestige 732, PRLP 118, PRLP 7026, P-24061
106Dancing In The DarkPrestige 726, PRLP 118, PRLP 7026, P-24061, (J) SLP 47
107Memories Of YouPrestige 732, PRLP 118, PRLP 7026, P-24061, (J) SLP 47
* Prestige PRLP 7026; Original Jazz Classics OJC-242, OJCCD-242-2   Zoot Sims Quartets
= Prestige PR 16009   Zoot Sims - Trotting
= New Jazz NJLP 8302   Zoot Sims - Trotting (not released)
* Prestige P-24061   Zoot Sims - Zoot Case
* Prestige (J) SLP 47   Various Artists - Early Prestige Sessions 1949/50
* Prestige PRLP 118   Zoot Sims Tenor Sax Favorites
* Prestige 726   Zoot Sims - Dancing In The Dark / My Silent Love
* Prestige 732   Zoot Sims - Jane-O / Memories Of You

Dizzy Gillespie Sextet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Jimmy Heath (alto sax) Jimmy Oliver (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes, piano) Percy Heath (bass) Joe Harris (drums)
NYC, September 16, 1950
108She's Gone AgainPrestige 736; New Jazz NJLP 8296; Prestige (J) SLP 47, PRCD-24116-2
109ANice Work If You Can Get ItPrestige 736, PRLP 113; New Jazz NJLP 8296; Prestige PR 24030, (J) SLP 47, PRCD-24116-2
110AThinking Of YouPrestige 728; New Jazz NJLP 8296; Prestige PR 24030, PRCD-24116-2
111Too Much WeightNew Jazz NJLP 8296; Prestige PRCD-24116-2
* New Jazz NJLP 8296; Prestige PR 16002   Miles Davis/Dizzy Gillespie/Fats Navarro - Trumpet Giants
* Prestige (J) SLP 47   Various Artists - Early Prestige Sessions 1949/50
* Prestige PR 24030   Dizzy Gillespie - In The Beginning
* Prestige PRCD-24116-2   Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis/Dizzy Gillespie/Red Rodney/Bennie Green - Prestige First Sessions, Vol. 3
* Prestige PRLP 113   Fats Navarro/Dizzy Gillespie/Miles Davis/Kenny Dorham - Modern Jazz Trumpets
* Prestige 736   Dizzy Gillespie - She's Gone Again / Nice Work If You Can Get It
* Prestige 728   Sonny Stitt - To Think You've Chosen Me / Dizzy Gillespie - Thinking Of You

Billy Strayhorn Trio

Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass)
NYC, October 3, 1950
5710Cotton TailMercer LP 1001; Riverside RLP 475; Prestige PR 24029, P-24052; Jazz Selection (F) JS 638
5711C Jam BluesMercer M 1954, LP 1001; Riverside RLP 475; Prestige PR 24029; Jazz Selection (F) JS 639
5712FlamingoMercer M 1954, LP 1001; Riverside RLP 475; Prestige PR 24029; Jazz Selection (F) JS 638
5713Bang-Up BluesMercer LP 1001; Riverside RLP 475; Prestige PR 24029; Jazz Selection (F) JS 639
* Riverside RLP 475, RS 9475; Original Jazz Classics OJC-108, OJCCD-108-2   Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn - Great Times!
* Prestige PR 24029   Duke Ellington - The Golden Duke
* Prestige P-24052   Various Artists - Piano Giants
* Mercer LP 1001   Duke Ellington - Billy Strayhorn Trio
= Vogue (F) LD 003   Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn - Piano Duet
* Jazz Selection (F) JS 638   Billy Strayhorn - Cotton Tail / Flamingo
* Mercer M 1954   Billy Strayhorn - C Jam Blues / Flamingo
* Jazz Selection (F) JS 639   Billy Strayhorn - C Jam Blues / Bang-Up Blues

Sonny Stitt Septet

Bill Massey (trumpet) Matthew Gee (trombone) Sonny Stitt (tenor sax) Gene Ammons (baritone sax) Junior Mance (piano) Gene Wright (bass) Wes Landers (drums) Larry Townsend (vocals)
NYC, October 8, 1950
112To Think You've Chosen MePrestige 728, PR 7585; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-060-2; Prestige PRCD-24115-2
113After You've GonePrestige 727, PRLP 126, PRLP 7133, PR 7585, P-24044; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-060-2; Prestige PRCD-24115-2
114Our Very Own-
115'S WonderfulPrestige 746, 843, PRLP 148, PRLP 7133, PR 7585, P-24044; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-060-2; Prestige PRCD-24115-2
* Prestige PR 7585   Sonny Stitt - Stitt's Bits, Vol. 1
* Prestige PRLP 7133   Sonny Stitt - Stitt's Bits
* Prestige P-24044   Sonny Stitt - Genesis
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-060-2   Sonny Stitt - Kaleidoscope
* Prestige PRCD-24115-2   Sonny Stitt - Prestige First Sessions, Vol. 2
* Prestige PRLP 126   Sonny Stitt Favorites, Vol. 2
* Prestige PRLP 148   Sonny Stitt Tenor Sax, Vol. 2
* Prestige 728   Sonny Stitt - To Think You've Chosen Me / Dizzy Gillespie - Thinking Of You
* Prestige 727   Sonny Stitt - After You've Gone / Our Very Own
* Prestige 746   Sonny Stitt - 'S Wonderful / The Thrill Of Your Kiss
* Prestige 843   Sonny Stitt - 'S Wonderful / ???

James Moody Quartet

James Moody (tenor sax) Ralph Schecroun (piano) Pierre Michelot (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Paris, France, October 9, 1950
OSW704-1NathPrestige PR 7605
OSW704-2-Pathe (F) C054-16030; Prestige PR 7605
OSW705I Can't Get StartedPathe (F) 45EA 27, C054-16030; Prestige PR 7605
OSW706Riffin' And Raffin'Pathe (F) C054-16030; Prestige PR 7605
OSW707St. Louis Blues-
OSW708In A RushPathe (F) 45EA 27, C054-16030; Prestige PR 7605
OSW709Embraceable You-
* Prestige PR 7605   Kenny Clarke/James Moody - The Paris Bebop Sessions
* Pathe (F) C054-16030   Various Artists - Swing Sessions, Vol. 10
* Pathe (F) 45EA 27   James Moody

Reinhold Svensson Quintet

Ulf Linde (vibes) Reinhold Svensson (piano) Rolf Berg (guitar) Gunnar Almstedt (bass) Anders Burman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, October 13, 1950
mr142Blue SkiesMetronome (Swd) J 199; Prestige PRLP 106; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-104
mr1439:20 SpecialMetronome (Swd) J 184; Prestige PRLP 106; Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-104
mr144Dearly BelovedMetronome (Swd) J 199; New Jazz 840; Prestige PRLP 106
mr145That Old FeelingMetronome (Swd) J 184; New Jazz 840; Prestige PRLP 106
* Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-104   Various Artists - Swedish Jazz 1949-1956, Vol. 1: Siesta
* Prestige PRLP 106   Reinhold Svensson Piano, Vol. 1
* Metronome (Swd) J 199   Reinhold Svensson - Blue Skies / Dearly Beloved
* Metronome (Swd) J 184; Esquire (E) 10-184   Reinhold Svensson - 9:20 Special / That Old Feeling
* New Jazz 840; Prestige 783   Reinhold Svensson - Dearly Beloved / That Old Feeling

Gene Ammons Quintet

Gene Ammons (tenor sax) Sonny Stitt (tenor sax -1,2) Junior Mance (piano) Gene Wright (bass) Wes Landers (drums)
NYC, October 28, 1950
1. 116Stringin' The Jug, Part 1Prestige 748, PREP 1316, PRLP 107, PRLP 7050
2. 117Stringin' The Jug, Part 2-
3. 118When I Dream Of YouPrestige 805, PRLP 112, P-24058; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-014-2
4. 119A Lover Is BluePrestige PRLP 112, P-24058; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-014-2
* Prestige PRLP 7050; Original Jazz Classics OJC-014, OJCCD-014-2   Gene Ammons All Star Sessions
= Prestige PRLP 7050 (alt.)   Gene Ammons - Woofin' And Tweetin'
* Prestige P-24058, PRCD-24058-2   The Gene Ammons Story - The 78 Era
* Prestige PRLP 107   Gene Ammons/Sonny Stitt - Battle Of The Saxes
* Prestige PRLP 112   Gene Ammons Tenor Sax, Vol. 1
* Prestige PREP 1316   Sonny Stitt With Gene Ammons
* Prestige 748, 748x45   Gene Ammons/Sonny Stitt - Stringin' The Jug, Part 1&2
* Prestige 805, 805x45   Gene Ammons - When I Dream Of You / Wow

Reinhold Svensson Quintet

Ulf Linde (vibes) Reinhold Svensson (piano) Rolf Berg (guitar) Gunnar Almstedt (bass) Anders Burman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, November 14, 1950
mr146NeverthelessMetronome (Swd) J 167
Ulf Linde (vibes) Reinhold Svensson (piano) Rolf Berg (guitar) Gunnar Almstedt (bass) Jack Noren (drums)
mr147I Guess I'll Have To Dream-
* Metronome (Swd) J 167; New Jazz 835; Prestige 835   Reinhold Svensson - Nevertheless / I Guess I'll Have To Dream

Billy Strayhorn Trio

Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn (piano) Joe Shulman (bass)
NYC, November, 1950
M2479TonkMercer M 1963, LP 1001; Vogue (E) EPV 1051, (F) EPL 7185; Riverside RLP 475; Prestige PR 24029
M2480Johnny Come Lately-
M2481In A Blue Summer GardenMercer LP 1001; Vogue (E) EPV 1051, (F) EPL 7185; Riverside RLP 475; Prestige PR 24029; Jazz Selection (F) JS 758
M2482Great Times-
* Riverside RLP 475, RS 9475; Original Jazz Classics OJC-108, OJCCD-108-2   Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn - Great Times!
* Prestige PR 24029   Duke Ellington - The Golden Duke
* Mercer LP 1001   Duke Ellington - Billy Strayhorn Trio
= Vogue (F) LD 003   Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn - Piano Duet
* Vogue (E) EPV 1051   Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn - Piano Duet
* Vogue (F) EPL 7185   Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn - Piano Duet
* Mercer M 1963; Jazz Selection (F) JS 690   Billy Strayhorn - Tonk / Johnny Come Lately
* Jazz Selection (F) JS 758   Billy Strayhorn - In A Blue Summer Garden / Great Times

Sonny Stitt Quartet

Sonny Stitt (tenor sax) Junior Mance (piano) Gene Wright (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, December 15, 1950
120NeverthelessPrestige 826, PRLP 111, PRLP 7133, PR 7612, P-24044, PRCD-24115-2
121Jeepers CreepersPrestige 826, PRLP 148, PRLP 7133, PR 7612, P-24044, PRCD-24115-2
122ImaginationPrestige 733, PREP 1346, PRLP 111, PRLP 7077, PR 7612; Moodsville MVLP 2; Prestige P-24044, PRCD-24115-2
123CherokeePrestige 733, PREP 1346, PRLP 111, PRLP 7077, PR 7612, P-24044, PRCD-24115-2
* Prestige PRLP 7133   Sonny Stitt - Stitt's Bits
* Prestige PR 7612   Sonny Stitt - Stitt's Bits, Vol. 2
* Prestige P-24044   Sonny Stitt - Genesis
* Prestige PRLP 7077; Original Jazz Classics OJC-060, OJCCD-060-2   Sonny Stitt - Kaleidoscope
* Moodsville MVLP 2   Various Artists - Modern Moods
* Prestige PRCD-24115-2   Sonny Stitt - Prestige First Sessions, Vol. 2
* Prestige PRLP 111   Sonny Stitt - Mr. Saxophone
* Prestige PRLP 148   Sonny Stitt Tenor Sax, Vol. 2
* Prestige PREP 1346   Sonny Stitt - Alto Sax
* Prestige 826   Sonny Stitt - Nevertheless / Jeepers Creepers
* Prestige 733   Sonny Stitt - Cherokee / Imagination

Jimmy McPartland Sextet

Jimmy McPartland (cornet) Vic Dickenson (trombone) Gene Sedric (clarinet, tenor sax) Marian McPartland (piano) Max Wayne (bass) Bob Varney (drums)
Chicago, IL, December 21, 1950
MCP600Use Your ImaginationPrestige 304
MCP602Come Back Sweet PapaPrestige 303
MCP603Manhattan-
MCP605Davenport BluesPrestige 304
* Prestige 304   Jimmy McPartland - Use Your Imagination / Davenport Blues
* Prestige 303   Jimmy McPartland - Come Back Sweet Papa / Manhattan

Bengt Hallberg Trio

Bengt Hallberg (piano) Gunnar Almstedt (bass) Anders Burman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, December 30, 1950
mr168Cool KidMetronome (Swd) J 172; Prestige PRLP 121
mr169These Foolish Things-
* Prestige PRLP 121   Bengt Hallberg/Lars Gullin - New Sounds From Sweden, Vol. 2
* Metronome (Swd) J 172; Esquire (E) 10-268   Bengt Hallberg - Cool Kid / These Foolish Things