Savoy Records Catalog: 12000 series

Savoy 12000 series (12 inch LP)

MG 12000   Charlie Parker Memorial, Vol. 1

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Bud Powell (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, May 8, 1947
S3423-4Buzzy (short-take 4)
S3423-5Buzzy (orig.-take)
Duke Jordan (piano) replaces Powell
United Sound Systems, Detroit, MI, December 21, 1947
D830-1Another Hair Do (short-take 1)
D830-2Another Hair Do (short-take 2)
D830-3Another Hair Do (orig.-take 3)
D831-1Bluebird (new-take 1)
D833-1Bird Gets The Worm (new-take 1)
Miles Davis (trumpet -1/5) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) John Lewis (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 18, 1948
1. B900-1Barbados (new-take 1)
2. B901-1Ah-Leu-Cha (short-take 1)
3. B901-2Ah-Leu-Cha (orig.-take 2)
4. B902-1Constellation (new-take 1)
5. B902-2Constellation (short-take 2)
6. B903-1Parker's Mood (new-take 1)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) John Lewis (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 24, 1948
B908-5Perhaps (new-take 5)
B908-6Perhaps (orig.-take 6)
B908-7Perhaps (orig.-master)
B909-2Marmaduke (new-take 2)
B909-5Marmaduke (short-take 5)
B910-2Steeplechase (take 2)
B911-1Merry-Go-Round (new-take 1)

MG 12001   The Immortal Charlie Parker

Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Clyde Hart (piano) Tiny Grimes (guitar, vocals) Jimmy Butts (bass, vocals) Doc West (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, September 15, 1944
S5710-1Tiny's Tempo (short-take 1)
S5710-2Tiny's Tempo (short-take 2)
S5710-3Tiny's Tempo (orig.-take 3)
S5713-1Red Cross (short-take 1)
S5713-2Red Cross (orig.-take 2)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Dizzy Gillespie (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, November 26, 1945
S5851-4Now's The Time (orig.-take 4)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Bud Powell (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, May 8, 1947
S3420-2Donna Lee (new-take 2)
S3420-3Donna Lee (new-take 3)
S3421-1Chasin' The Bird (new-take 1)
S3422-1Cheryl (short-take 1)
S3422-2Cheryl (orig.-take 2)
S3423-2Buzzy (short-take 2)
S3423-3Buzzy (new-take 3)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (tenor saxophone) John Lewis (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, August 14, 1947
S3440-3Milestones (orig.-take 3)
S3441-1Little Willie Leaps (short-take 1)
S3441-2Little Willie Leaps (new-take 2)
S3441-3Little Willie Leaps (orig.-take 3)
S3442-1Half Nelson (new-take 1)
S3443-4Sippin' At Bells (new-take 4)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) John Lewis (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 24, 1948
B909-6Marmaduke (orig.-take 6)
B909-7Marmaduke (orig.-take 7)
B909-8Marmaduke (orig.-take 8)

MG 12002   Erroll Garner, Vol. 1 - Penthouse Serenade

Erroll Garner (piano) John Levy (bass) George De Hart (drums)
NYC, September 25, 1945
S5838Stardust
S5839Somebody Loves Me
S5840Back Home Again In Indiana
Erroll Garner (piano) John Simmons (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 29, 1949
B4400I Cover The Waterfront
B4402Penthouse Serenade
B4403Love Walked In
B4405Body And Soul
B4407I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance
B4408Stompin' At The Savoy
B4415I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
B4416More Than You Know
B4417Undecided
B4418Red Sails In The Sunset
B4420Over The Rainbow

MG 12003   Erroll Garner, Vol. 2 - Serenade To Laura

Erroll Garner (piano) John Levy (bass) George De Hart (drums)
NYC, September 25, 1945
S5837Laura
Erroll Garner (piano) John Simmons (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 29, 1949
B4401It's Easy To Remember
B4411Goodbye
B4419All Of Me
BOP210I Surrender, Dear
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, circa summer 1949
B4522This Can't Be Love
B4523The Man I Love
B4524Moonglow
B4525I Want A Little Girl
B4526She's Funny That Way
B4527Until The Real Thing Comes Along
B4528Confessin'
B4529Stormy Weather

MG 12004   Marian McPartland, Vol. 1 - Jazz At Storyville/Jazz At The Hickory House

Marian McPartland (piano) Eddie Safranski (bass) Don Lamond (drums)
"Storyville", NYC, June 2, 1951
Gypsy In My Soul
Strike Up The Band
These Foolish Things
Get Happy
Marian McPartland (piano) Vinnie Burke (bass) Joe Morello (drums)
"Hickory House", NYC, October, 1953
SMC4438A Foggy Day
SMC4439The Lady Is A Tramp
SMC4440I've Got The World On A String
SMC4441Manhattan
SMC4442Aunt Hagar's Blues
SMC4443Four Brothers
SMC4454Once In A While

MG 12005   Marian McPartland, Vol. 2 - Lullaby Of Birdland

Marian McPartland (piano) Max Wayne (bass) Mousie Alexander (drums)
NYC, December 12, 1952
SMM4282Lullaby Of Birdland
SMM4283A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square
SMM4284It's Only A Paper Moon
SMM4285Moonlight In Vermont
SMM4286Limehouse Blues
SMM4287Hallelujah
Marian McPartland (piano) Bob Carter (bass) Joe Morello (drums)
NYC, April 27, 1953
SMM4333What Is This Thing Called Love
SMM4334All My Life
SMM4335A Fine Romance
SMM4336Willow Weep For Me
SMM4337Lullaby In Rhythm
SMM4338There'll Never Be Another You

MG 12006   Kenny Clarke - Telefunken Blues

Frank Morgan (alto saxophone) Walter Benton (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone, vocals) Gerald Wiggins (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 1, 1954
SK4400Sonor
SK4401Strollin'
SK4402Blues Mood
SK4404Skoot
Henry Coker (trombone) Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Charlie Fowlkes (baritone saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone, piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger)
NYC, February 7, 1955
SKC4666Klook's Nook
SKC4667Inhibitions
SKC4668Beggin' The Blues
SKC4669Telefunken Blues

MG 12007   The Ernie Wilkins-Kenny Clarke Septet

Eddie Bert (trombone) Ernie Wilkins (alto,tenor saxophone, arranger) George Barrow (tenor,baritone saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, March 30, 1955
SEW4689Summer Evening
SEW4690Oz The Wizzard
SEW4691I Dig You The Most
SEW4692Pru's Blooze
same session
SKC4693Plenty For Kenny
SKC4694Cute Tomato
SKC4695Now's The Time

MG 12008   Erroll Garner/Billy Taylor - Back To Back

Billy Taylor (piano) Al Hall (bass) Jimmy Crawford (drums)
NYC, March 20, 1945
S5792Mad Monk (Monk's Mood)
S5794Night And Day
S5795Alexander's Ragtime Band
Erroll Garner (piano) John Simmons (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 29, 1949
B4412Cottage For Sale
B4414I'm In The Mood For Love
Erroll Garner (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Charlie Smith (drums)
NYC, August, 1949
PO-250On The Sunny Side Of The Street
PO-251Rosalie
PO-252Everything Happens To Me
PO-253Stairway To The Stars
John Hardee (tenor saxophone) Billy Taylor (piano) Milt Page (organ) John Simmons (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, November 20, 1949
SBT4450 | 1113Misty (Morning) Blues
SBT4451 | 1114The Bug
SBT4452 | 1115Prelude To A Kiss
SBT4453 | 1116Take The "A" Train

MG 12009   Charlie Parker Memorial, Vol. 2

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Dizzy Gillespie (piano -1) Sadik Hakim (piano -2) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, November 26, 1945
1. S5850-5Billie's Bounce (orig.-take 5)
2. S5852-3Thriving On A Riff (orig.-take 3)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Bud Powell (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, May 8, 1947
S3420-4Donna Lee (new-take 4)
S3421-3Chasin' The Bird (new-take 3)
S3423-1Buzzy (new-take 1)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (tenor saxophone) John Lewis (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, August 14, 1947
S3440-2Milestones (new-take 2)
S3442-2Half Nelson (orig.-take 2)
S3443-1Sippin' At Bells (short-take 1)
S3443-2Sippin' At Bells (orig.-take 2)
Miles Davis (trumpet -1/4) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) John Lewis (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 18, 1948
1. B900-2Barbados (short-take 2)
2. B900-3Barbados (new-take 3)
3. B902-3Constellation (short-take 3)
4. B902-4Constellation (orig.-take 4)
5. B903-2Parker's Mood (short-take 2)
6. B903-3Parker's Mood (orig.-take 3)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) John Lewis (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 24, 1948
B908-2Perhaps (short-take 2)
B908-3Perhaps (new-take 3)
B909-11Marmaduke (take 11)

MG 12010   J.J. Johnson/Kai Winding - Jay And Kai

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Leo Parker (baritone saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Al Lucas (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, December 24, 1947
S3521Yesterdays
Kai Winding (trombone) Lou Stein (piano) Eddie Safranski (bass) Tiny Kahn (drums) Al Young (bongos, timbales) Tommy Talbert (arranger)
NYC, March 4, 1952
SKW4176Speak Low
SKW4177Carioca
SKW4178The Boy Next Door
J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) Billy Bauer (guitar) Charles Mingus (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 24, 1954
Blues For Trombones
What Is This Thing Called Love
Lament
The Major
Wally Cirillo (piano) replaces Bauer
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 26, 1954
Bernie's Tune
Reflections
Co-Op
Blues In Twos

MG 12011   Fats Navarro Memorial - Fats - Bud - Klook - Sonny - Kinney

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone) Bud Powell (piano) Al Hall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, September 4, 1946
S3342Serenade To A Square
S3343AGood Kick
S3344Seven Up
S3345Blues In Bebop
add Fats Navarro (trumpet) Morris Lane (tenor saxophone) Eddie DeVerteuil (baritone saxophone) Gil Fuller (arranger)
NYC, September 6, 1946
S3346Boppin' A Riff, Part 1
S3347Boppin' A Riff, Part 2
S3348Fat Boy, Part 1
S3349Fat Boy, Part 2
S3350Everything's Cool, Part 1
S3351Everything's Cool, Part 2
S3352Webb City, Part 1
S3353Webb City, Part 2
Fats Navarro (trumpet) Ernie Henry (alto saxophone) Tadd Dameron (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Kay Penton (vocals)
NYC, October 28, 1947
S3465-6A Bop Carol
S3466-1The Tadd Walk
S3467-3Gone With The Wind
S3468-3That Someone Must Be You

MG 12012   Dexter Gordon/Wardell Gray - Jazz Concert - West Coast

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Trummy Young (trombone) Sonny Criss (alto saxophone) Dexter Gordon, Wardell Gray (tenor saxophone) Hampton Hawes (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) possibly Leroy Gray (bass) Ken Kennedy (drums)
"Elks Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, July 6, 1947
BOP3The Hunt, Part 1 (Rock' N' Shoals)
BOP4The Hunt, Part 2 (Rock' N' Shoals)
BOP5The Hunt, Part 3 (Rock' N' Shoals)
BOP6The Hunt, Part 4 (Rock' N' Shoals)
BOP7The Hunt, Part 5 (Rock' N' Shoals)
BOP8The Hunt, Part 6 (Rock' N' Shoals)
BOP9The Hunt, Part 7 (Rock' N' Shoals)
BOP10The Hunt, Part 8 (Rock' N' Shoals)
same session
BOP15Bopera, Part 1 (Disorder At The Border)
BOP16Bopera, Part 2 (Disorder At The Border)
BOP17Bopera, Part 3 (Disorder At The Border)
BOP18Bopera, Part 4 (Disorder At The Border)
BOP19Bopera, Part 5 (Disorder At The Border)
BOP20Bopera, Part 6 (Disorder At The Border)
BOP21Bopera, Part 7 (Disorder At The Border)

MG 12013   Coleman Hawkins - The Hawk Returns

Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) unknown (piano) unknown (organ) unknown (bass) Buddy Smith (drums) unidentified vocal choir
Chicago, IL, May 27, 1954
6994Flight Eleven
6995Modern Fantasy
6996Confessin'
6997September Song
6998They Can't Take That Away From Me
6999Should I
7001I'll Flow My Secret Heart
7002I'll Tell You Later
7003What A Difference A Day Made
On My Way
Last Stop
Goin' Down Home

MG 12014   The Genius Of Charlie Parker

Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Dizzy Gillespie (piano -1, trumpet, piano -2) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, November 26, 1945
1. S5849-1Warming Up A Riff (orig.-take 1)
2. S5853-2Ko-Ko (orig.-take 2) (Cocoa)
Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Jack McVea (tenor saxophone) Dodo Marmarosa (piano) Slim Gaillard (piano, guitar, vocals) Bam Brown (bass, vocals) Zutty Singleton (drums)
probably Hollywood, CA, December 29, 1945
BTJ38-2Dizzy Boogie (take 2)
BTJ39-2Flat Foot Floogie (orig.-take 2)
BTJ40-2Popity Pop (orig.-take 1)
BTJ41RESlim's Jam (new-take 2)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Bud Powell (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, May 8, 1947
S3420-5Donna Lee (orig.-take 3)
S3421-4Chasin' The Bird (short-take 4)
Duke Jordan (piano) replaces Powell
United Sound Systems, Detroit, MI, December 21, 1947
D831-3Bluebird (orig.-take 3)
D832-1Klaunstance (orig.-take 1)
D833-3Bird Gets The Worm (orig.-take 3)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) John Lewis (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 18, 1948
B900-4Barbados (orig.-take 4)
same personnel
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 24, 1948
B908-1Perhaps (new-take 1)
B911-2Merry-Go-Round (orig.-take 2)

MG 12015   Eddie Bert/Hank Jones - Musician Of The Year

Eddie Bert (trombone) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, May 31, 1955
SEB6969Fragile
SEB6970Stompin' At The Savoy
SEB6971I Should'a Said
SEB6972See You Later
SEB6973Three Bass His
SEB6974What'd Ya Say
SEB6975Billie's Bounce

MG 12016   Great Britain's Marian McPartland And George Shearing

George Shearing (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, February 3, 1947
S3387So Rare
S3388Have You Met Miss Jones
same personnel
NYC, February, 1947
S3395Buccaneer's Bounce
S3396When Darkness Falls
George Shearing (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, December 23, 1947
S3515-2Bop's Your Uncle
S3516Sweet And Lovely
S3517Cozy's Bop
S3518-2Sophisticated Lady
Marian McPartland (piano) Max Wayne (bass) Mel Zelnick (drums)
NYC, April 21, 1952
SMM4185It Might As Well Be Spring
SMM4186Gypsy In My Soul
SMM4187Strike Up The Band
SMM4188Love Is Here To Stay
Marian McPartland (piano) Eddie Safranski (bass) Don Lamond (drums)
NYC, December 22, 1952
SMM4296Moonlight In Vermont
SMM4297Love For Sale
SMM4298Yesterdays
SMM4299All The Things You Are

MG 12017   Kenny Clarke - Bohemia After Dark

Nat Adderley (cornet -1,2,4/6) Donald Byrd (trumpet -1,2,4,5) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Jerome Richardson (tenor saxophone, flute -1,4/6) Horace Silver (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, June 28, 1955
1. SKC6981With Apologies To Oscar
2. SKC6982Hear Me Takin' To Ya
3. SKC6983Willow Weep For Me
4. SKC6984Bohemia After Dark
5. SKC6985Chasm
6. SKC6986Late Entry
Nat Adderley (cornet) Hank Jones (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, July 14, 1955
SJA6993We'll Be Together Again

MG 12018   Presenting Cannonball Adderley

Nat Adderley (cornet -1/4) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, July 14, 1955
1. SJA6987Spontaneous Combustion
2. SJA6988Still Talkin' To Ya
3. SJA6989A Little Taste
4. SJA6990Caribbean Cutie
5. SJA6992Flamingo

MG 12019   Eddie Bert - Encore

Eddie Bert (trombone) Joe Puma (guitar) Clyde Lombardi (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, June 22, 1955
SEB6976It's Only Sunshine
SEB6977Bert Tram
SEB6978One For Tubby
SEB6979Opicana
Eddie Bert (trombone) J.R. Monterose (tenor saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Clyde Lombardi (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, September 1, 1955
SEB69021Crosstown
SEB69025Manhattan Suite
SEB69026Conversation

MG 12020   Dizzy Gillespie - Groovin' High

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Frank Paparelli (piano) Chuck Wayne (guitar) Murray Shipinski (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
NYC, February 9, 1945
G555Blue 'N' Boogie
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' High
G556All The Things You Are
G557Dizzy Atmosphere
Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Al Haig (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Sidney Catlett (drums)
NYC, May 11, 1945
G565A-1Salt Peanuts
G568A-1Hot House
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
5498Oop Bop Sha Bam
5500That's Earl, Brother
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 Delight
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 2
5610Ray's Idea
5611Things To Come
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
5789Emanon

MG 12021   Nat Adderley - That's Nat

Nat Adderley (cornet) Jerome Richardson (tenor saxophone, flute) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, July 26, 1955
SNA69001Porky
SNA69002Kussin's Buzzin'
SNA69003Big E
SNA69004Ann Springs
SNA69005I Married An Angel
SNA69006You Better Go Now

MG 12022   Various Artists - Flutes And Reeds

Ernie Wilkins (alto saxophone, arranger, director) Jerome Richardson, Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Hank Jones (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, August 2, 1955
SEW69007Stereophonic
SEW69008Doing The Thing
SEW69009Shorty George
SEW69010Bouncing With Boots
SEW69011That's A Woman
SEW69012Blues In Coldwater Flat

MG 12023   Kenny Clarke - The Trio

Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, August 4, 1955
SKC69013We're All Together
SKC69014Odd Number
SKC69015When Hearts Are Young
SKC69016There's A Small Hostel
SKC69017Cyrano
SKC69018Now's The Time
SKC69019My Funny Valentine
SKC69020We Could Make Such Beautiful Music

MG 12024   Ray McKinley - Borderline

Ray McKinley (drums, vocals) and others
circa early 1946???
T580Atomic Era
Lyle "Rusty" Dedrick, Charles Genduso, Jack Steele (trumpet) Irv Dinkin, James Harwood (trombone) Ray Beller (alto saxophone) Charles Grant, Peanuts Hucko, Lawrence Molinelli, Harry Wuest (saxophones) Charles Drzewiecki (piano) Mundell Lowe (guitar) Ward Erwin (bass) Rollo Laylan, Ray McKinley (drums)
NYC, March 7, 1946
T678Sand Storm
Peter Chico, Joe Ferrante, Charles Genduso, Jack Steele (trumpet) Irv Dinkin, Vernon Friley, James Harwood (trombone) Ray Beller (alto saxophone) William Ainsworth, Peanuts Hucko, Walter Milford, Howard Terry (saxophones) Lou Stein (piano) Mundell Lowe (guitar) Ward Erwin (bass) Paul Kashishian, Ray McKinley (drums)
NYC, July 9, 1946
T789Tumble Bug
T790Hangover Square
T791Comin' Out
Joe Ferrante, Charles Genduso, Jack Steele (trumpet) Irv Dinkin, Vernon Friley, James Harwood (trombone) Ray Beller (alto saxophone) William Ainsworth, Peanuts Hucko, Walter Milford, Howard Terry (saxophones) Lou Stein (piano) Mundell Lowe (guitar) Ward Erwin (bass) Ray McKinley (drums) Paul Urias (unknown instruments)
NYC, August 12, 1946
T864Borderline
Billy Broyles, Joe Ferrante, Charles Genduso, Nick Travis (trumpet) Irv Dinkin, Vernon Friley, James Harwood (trombone) Ray Beller (alto saxophone) William Ainsworth, Peanuts Hucko, Deane Kincaide, Howard Terry (saxophones) Lou Stein (piano) Mundell Lowe (guitar) John Cianciarulo (bass) Paul Kashishian, Ray McKinley (drums)
NYC, December 18, 1946
T1022Jiminy Crickets
T1024Howdy Friends
same personnel
NYC, early 1947
T1064I Got A Right To Sing The Blues
T1067The Chief
same personnel
NYC, 1947
T1387Mint Julep
T1388Over The Rainbow

MG 12025   Boyd Raeburn - Man With The Horns

Tommy Allison, Alan Jeffreys, Johnny Napton, Dale Pierce (trumpet) Jack Carmen, Ollie Wilson, Si Zentner (trombone) Boyd Raeburn (soprano,bass saxophone) Leonard Green, Hal McKusick (alto saxophone) Stuart Anderson, Frank Socolow (tenor saxophone) Guy McReynolds (baritone saxophone) George Handy (piano, arranger, vocals) Hayden Causey (guitar) Ed Mihelich (bass) Jackie Mills (drums) David Allyn, Ginnie Powell (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, October 15, 1945
JRC223-3Tonsilectomy
JRC224-2Forgetful
JRC225-1Rip Van Winkle
JRC226-2Yerxa
Frank Beach, Ray Linn, Dale Pierce, Nelson Shelladay (trumpet) Tommy Pederson, Hal Smith, Fred Zito (trombone) Lloyd Otto, Evan Vail (French horn) Bill Starkey (English horn) Boyd Raeburn (soprano,bass saxophone) Willie Schwartz (alto saxophone, clarinet) Ralph Lea, Guy McReynolds (tenor saxophone) Hy Mandel (baritone saxophone) Loretta Thompson (harp) Hal Schaefer (piano) Tony Rizzi (guitar) Harry Babasin (bass) Jackie Mills (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, September 14, 1946
JRC230-1Hep Boyd's
JRC231-2Man With The Horn
JRC232Prelude To The Dawn
JRC233Duck Waddle
Frank Beach, Bob Fowler, Ray Linn, Dale Pierce (trumpet) Burt Johnson, Tommy Pederson, Ollie Wilson (trombone) Lloyd Otto, Evan Vail (French horn) Bill Starkey (English horn) Boyd Raeburn (soprano,bass saxophone) Ethmer Roden (alto saxophone, flute) Willie Schwartz (alto saxophone, clarinet) Ralph Lea, Guy McReynolds (tenor saxophone) Hy Mandel (baritone saxophone) Loretta Thompson (harp) Hal Schaefer (piano) Tony Rizzi (guitar) Harry Babasin (bass) Max Albright (drums) Ginnie Powell (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, October, 1946?
JRC238-6Love Tales
JRC239-5Soft And Warm
Frank Beach, Ray Linn, Dale Pierce, Nelson Shelladay (trumpet) Hal Smith, Ollie Wilson, Fred Zito (trombone) Lloyd Otto, Evan Vail (French horn) Jules Jacobs (oboe, tenor saxophone) Boyd Raeburn (soprano,bass saxophone) Harry Klee (alto saxophone, flute) Willie Schwartz (alto saxophone, clarinet) Ralph Lea, Guy McReynolds (tenor saxophone) Hy Mandel (baritone saxophone) Gail Laughton (harp) Hal Schaefer (piano) Tony Rizzi (guitar) Harry Babasin (bass) Jackie Mills (drums) David Allen, Ginnie Powell (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, 1946
JRC149-1Little Boyd Blue

MG 12026   The Howard McGhee Sextet With Milt Jackson

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Jimmy Heath (alto,baritone saxophone -1/5,7) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Will Davis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Joe Harris (drums)
Chicago, IL, February, 1948
1.Merry Lee
2.Short Life
3.Talk Of The Town
4.Bass C Jam
5.Down Home
6.Sweet And Lovely
7.Fiesta
8.I'm In The Mood For Love
Howard McGhee (trumpet) Billy Eckstine (valve trombone -1/3) Kenny Mann (tenor saxophone -1/3) Hank Jones (piano) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
1.Flip Lip
2.Belle From Bunnycock
3.The Last Word
4.The Man I Love

MG 12027   Jimmy Scott - Very Truly Yours

Budd Johnson (tenor saxophone) Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) Mundell Lowe (guitar) Charles Mingus (bass) Rudy Nichols (drums) Little Jimmy Scott (vocals)
NYC, February 5, 1955
WJS4662When Did You Leave Heaven
WJS4663Guilty
WJS4664Everybody Needs Somebody
WJS4665Why Don't You Open Up Your Heart
Dave McRae (alto,baritone saxophone) George Berg (tenor saxophone) Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) George Barnes (guitar) Al Hall (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Jimmy Scott (vocals)
NYC, April 22, 1955
SJS6640Time On My Hands
SJS6641Imagination
SJS6642Very Truly Yours
SJS6643Don't Cry Baby
SJS6644How Can I Go On
George Berg (tenor saxophone) Phil Kraus (vibraphone) Howard Biggs (piano) Sal Salvador (guitar) Jack Lesberg (bass) Cliff Leeman (drums) Jimmy Scott (vocals)
NYC, June 23, 1955
4712Street Of Dreams
4713Someone To Watch Over Me
Budd Johnson (tenor saxophone) Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) Everett Barksdale (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Jimmy Scott (vocals)
NYC, October 14, 1955
SJS6764The Show Goes On
** also issued on Savoy MG 12300.

MG 12028   Johnny Mehegan - Reflections

Johnny Mehegan (piano) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, September 6, 1955
SJM69027The Song Is You
SJM69028Lullaby Of Birdland
SJM69029Everytime We Say Goodbye
SJM69030My Heart Stood Still
SJM69031Nice Work If You Can Get It
Johnny Mehegan (piano)
NYC, September 20, 1955
69033At Long Last Love
69035Blue Skies
69036'Round Midnight
69037Little White Lines
69038Night And Day

MG 12029   Various Artists - Montage

Eddie Bert (trombone) J.R. Monterose (tenor saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Clyde Lombardi (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, September 1, 1955
SEB69021Slow Crosstown
SEB69022Steady Eddie
SEB69023Bronx Line
SEB69024Wishbone
Johnny Mehegan (piano)
NYC, September 20, 1955
69032Crazy Rhythm
69034I'll Take Romance
Donald Byrd (trumpet) Frank Foster (tenor saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, September 29, 1955
69039If I Love Again

MG 12030   Various Artists - Jazz Young Blood

Ola Hanson (trombone) Chuz Alfred (tenor saxophone) Chuck Lee (piano) Vinnie Burke (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 27, 1955
A Message From Home
Manta Wray
I Can't Get Started
Harlequin
Love Comes To Mehitabel Brown
Chuz Duz

MG 12031   Lavergne Smith - New Orleans Nightingale

Lavergne Smith (piano, vocals)
New Orleans, LA, May 24, 1955
4700The Nearness Of You
4701A Hundred Years From Today
4702No Greater Love
4703Am I Blue
4704I Got A Right To Cry
4705Fool That I Am
4706Mobile
4707Somehow
same personnel
New Orleans, LA, September 15, 1955
Basin Street Blues
Imagination
Careless
It's Oven

MG 12032   Donald Byrd - Byrd's Word

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Frank Foster (tenor saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, September 29, 1955
69040Gotcha Goin' And Comin'
69041Winterset
69042Long Green
69043Star Eyes
69044Someone To Watch Over Me

MG 12033   Al Caiola - Deep In A Dream

Bernie Privin (trumpet) Hank Jones (piano) Al Caiola (guitar) Clyde Lombardi (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, October 6, 1955
69045Love Letters
69046There Will Never Be Another You
69047Deep In A Dream
69049You Are Too Beautiful
same personnel
NYC, October 11, 1955
69050Thunderbird
69051Everything Happens To Me
69052I've Got A Crush On You
69053I've Got It Bad

MG 12034   Pee Wee Russell/Ruby Braff - Jazz At Storyville, Vol. 1

Ruby Braff (trumpet) Ephy Resnick (trombone) Pee Wee Russell (clarinet) Red Richards (piano) John Field (bass) Kenny John (drums)
"Storyville Club", Boston, MA, January 27, 1952
Love Is Just Around The Corner (Euphoria Is Here To Stay)
Squeeze Me
Ballin' The Jack (Ballin' The Four Bar Break)
I'd Do Most Anything For You
California, Here I Come
Baby, Won't You Please Come Home
St. James Infirmary
The Lady's In Love With You
Struttin' With Some Barbecue

MG 12035   Wild Bill Davison - Jazz At Storyville

Wild Bill Davison (cornet) Ed Hubbell (trombone) Frank Chase (clarinet) George Wein (piano) John Field (bass) John Vine (drums)
"Storyville Club", Boston, MA, November 7, 1951
SBD4385At The Jazz Band Ball
SBD4386Memphis Blues
SBD4387A Blues
SBD4388Exactly Like You
SBD4389Beale Street Blues
SBD4390Sweet Georgia Brown
SBD4391If I Could Be With You
SBD4392Original Dixieland One-Step

MG 12036   Milt Jackson/Frank Wess - Opus De Jazz

Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Hank Jones (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, October 28, 1955
69054Opus De Funk
69055Opus Pocus
69056You Leave Me Breathless
69057Opus And Interlude

MG 12037   The Hank Jones Quartet/Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Matty Dice (trumpet -3,5) Hank Jones (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, November 1, 1955
1. 69058Summer's Gone
2. 69059Don't Blame Me
3. 69060An Evening At Papa Joe's
4. 69061Almost Like Being In Love
5. 69062And Then Some

MG 12038   Mutt Carey/Punch Miller - New Orleans Jazz, Vol. 1

Mutt Carey (trumpet) James Archey (trombone) Edmond Hall (clarinet) Cliff Jackson (piano) Danny Barker (guitar) Pops Foster (bass) Baby Dodds (drums)
NYC, November 27, 1947
MC111Joplin's Sensation
MC112Chrysanthemum
MC113The Entertainer
MC114Fidgety Feet
MC115Indiana
Punch Miller (trumpet, vocals) James Archey (trombone) Edmond Hall (clarinet) Ralph Sutton (piano) Ernest Hill (bass) Arthur Trappier (drums)
NYC, December 16, 1947
PM121BJust Can't Help Myself
PM122BShe's Funny That Way
PM123EShine
Punch Miller (trumpet) Edmond Hall (clarinet) Ralph Sutton (piano) Ernest Hill (bass) Jimmy Crawford (drums)
NYC, December 30, 1947
PM133Shake It And Break It (Weary Blues)
PM134DPanama
PM135CDown By The Riverside

MG 12039   The Joltin' Joe Roland And His Quartets - Symphonette

Sidney Kasmit, Jules Modlin, Gus Oberstein (strings) Joe Roland (vibraphone) Joe Puma (guitar) Ismael Ugarte (bass) Harold Granowski (drums) Paula Castle (vocals)
NYC, January 17, 1950
1117Half Nelson
1118Love Is Just A Plaything
1119Sally Is Gone
1120Dee Dee's Dance
Joe Roland (vibraphone) Freddie Redd (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Ron Jefferson (drums)
NYC, May 10, 1954
Indian Summer
I've Got The World On A String
Garrity's Night
Stephanie's Dance
Joe Roland (vibraphone) Wade Legge (piano) Danny Martucci (bass) Ronnie Jefferson (drums)
NYC, October 17, 1954
SJR6910Joyce's Choice
SJR6911Gene's Stew
SJR6912Music House
SJR6913Spice

MG 12040   Boyd Raeburn - Boyd Meets Stravinsky

Tommy Allison, Stan Fishelson, Dizzy Gillespie, Benny Harris (trumpet) Walter Robertson (trumpet, trombone) Jack Carmen, Ollie Wilson, Trummy Young (trombone) Johnny Bothwell, Hal McKusick (alto saxophone) Al Cohn, Joe Megro (tenor saxophone) Serge Chaloff (baritone saxophone) Ike Carpenter (piano) Steve Jordan (guitar) Mickey Mendi (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Boyd Raeburn (arranger, conductor)
NYC, January 27, 1945
G543-1March Of The Boyds
G549-2Summertime
Oscar Pettiford (bass) replaces Mendi
NYC, January, 1945
G542-2A Night In Tunisia
Tommy Allison, Carl Berg, Alan Jeffreys, Dale Pierce (trumpet) Jack Carmen, Johnny Mandel, Trummy Young (trombone) Johnny Bothwell, Leonard Green (alto saxophone) Stuart Anderson, Frank Socolow (tenor saxophone) Hy Mandel (baritone saxophone) Ike Carpenter (piano) Steve Jordan (guitar) Joe Berise (bass) Irv Kluger (drums) Margie Wood (vocals) Boyd Raeburn (arranger, conductor)
NYC, May 13, 1945
G577BYou Got Me Crying Again
G579ABoyd's Nest
G580BBlue Prelude
Carl Groen, Ray Linn, Dale Pierce, Nelson Shelladay (trumpet) Hal Smith, Ollie Wilson, Britt Woodman (trombone) Boyd Raeburn (soprano,bass saxophone) Harry Klee (alto saxophone, flute) Willie Schwartz (alto saxophone, clarinet) Ralph Lea, Guy McReynolds, Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone) Hy Mandel (baritone saxophone) Dodo Marmarosa (piano) Dave Barbour (guitar) Harry Babasin (bass) Jackie Mills (drums) David Allen, Ginnie Powell (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, February 5, 1946
JRC131-2Temptation
JRC132-2Dalvatore Sally
JRC133-2Boyd Meets Stravinsky
JRC134-2I Only Have Eyes For You
Frank Beach, Ray Linn, Dale Pierce, Nelson Shelladay (trumpet) Hal Smith, Ollie Wilson, Fred Zito (trombone) Lloyd Otto, Evan Vail (French horn) Jules Jacobs (oboe, tenor saxophone) Boyd Raeburn (soprano,bass saxophone) Harry Klee (alto saxophone, flute) Willie Schwartz (alto saxophone, clarinet) Ralph Lea, Guy McReynolds (tenor saxophone) Hy Mandel (baritone saxophone) Gail Laughton (harp) Hal Schaefer (piano) Tony Rizzi (guitar) Harry Babasin (bass) Jackie Mills (drums) David Allen, Ginnie Powell (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, 1946
JRC146-2Over The Rainbow
JRC147-2Body And Soul
JRC148-3Blue Echoes

MG 12041   Pee Wee Russell/Ruby Braff - Jazz At Storyville, Vol. 2

Ruby Braff (trumpet) Ephy Resnick (trombone) Pee Wee Russell (clarinet) Red Richards (piano) John Field (bass) Kenny John (drums)
"Storyville Club", Boston, MA, January 27, 1952
The Lady Is A Tramp
St. Louis Blues
Sweet Lorraine
Sentimental Journey
If I Had You
Coquette

MG 12042   Milt Jackson - Roll 'Em Bags

Kenny Dorham (trumpet, piano) Julius Watkins (French horn) Billy Mitchell (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone, piano) Curly Russell (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Joe Harris (timbales)
NYC, January 25, 1949
KC171CConglomeration
KC172ABruz
KC173CYou Go To My Head
KC174BRoll 'Em Bags
KC175BFaultless
KC176BHey Frenchy
Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Wade Legge (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, January 5, 1956
69116Come Rain Or Come Shine
69118Wild Man
69120Fred's Mood

MG 12043   Various Artists - The Jazz Keyboards

Joe Bushkin (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Harry Babasin (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, 1946
JRC240Mean To Me
JRC241Indian Summer
JRC243Indiana
Lennie Tristano (piano) Billy Bauer (guitar) John Levy (bass)
NYC, October 23, 1947
T1391Supersonic
T1392On A Planet
T1393Air Pocket
T1394Celestia
Bobby Scott (piano) Jim Corbette (bass) Al Levitt (drums)
NYC, September 15, 1953
SBC4412Just One Of Those Things
SBC4413But Beautiful
SBC4414Once In A While
SBC4416I Married An Angel
Marian McPartland (piano) Vinnie Burke (bass) Joe Morello (drums)
"Hickory House", NYC, October, 1953
Squeeze Me
Liza

MG 12044   Ernie Wilkins - Top Brass

Ray Copeland (trumpet -1/5,10) Idrees Sulieman (trumpet -1/5,7) Donald Byrd (trumpet -1/5,8) Ernie Royal (trumpet -1/5,9) Joe Wilder (trumpet -1/6) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger, director)
NYC, November 8, 1955
1. 69064Top Brass
2. 69065Trick Or Treat
3. 6906658 Market Street
4. 69067Speedway
5. 69069Dot
6. 69070Willow Weep For Me
7. 69071Imagination
8. 69072It Might As Well Be Spring
9. 69073The Nearness Of You
10. 69074Taking A Chance On Love

MG 12045   Shelly Manne/Bill Russo - Deep People: Jazz Composers Workshop #1

Gail Brockman (trumpet) Bill Russo (trombone) Chris Leuba, Ralph Macciochi, Leon Mendelsohn, Ralph Metzer (French horn) Clyde Bachand (tuba) Martin Lerner, Larry Molinelli (flute) Robert Meyer (oboe) Walter Simpson (bassoon) Don Carone (alto saxophone) Kenny Mann (tenor saxophone) Don Hanby (baritone saxophone) Lloyd Lofton (piano) Robert Lesher (guitar) Max Wayne (bass) Dominic "Mickey" Simonetta (drums) Shelby Davis (vocals)
Chicago, IL, August 15, 1951
DG5690Ennui
DG5691Gloomy Sunday
DG5692Vignette
DG5693An Esthete On Clarke Street
DG5694S'posin'
DG5695Cathy
DG5696Cookie
Strange Fruit
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Bill Russo (trombone) Art Pepper (alto saxophone) Bob Cooper (tenor saxophone) Gene Esposito (piano) Don Bargley (bass) Shelly Manne (drums, vocals) Shelby Davis (vocals)
Chicago, IL, November 12, 1951
3600Pooch McGooch
3601The Count On Rush Street
3603All Of Me
Conte Candoli, Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Jimmy Giuffre (tenor saxophone) Bob Gordon (baritone saxophone) Frank Patchen (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 7, 1952
3693It Don't Mean A Thing
3694Deep Purple
3695The Princess Of Evil
3696Slightly Brightly

MG 12046   Milt Jackson - The Quartette

Milt Jackson (vibraphone) John Lewis (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, August 24, 1951
3000Milt Meets Sid
3001D And E
3002Yesterdays
3003Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
Milt Jackson (vibraphone) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Al Jones (drums)
NYC, September 18, 1951
Autumn Breeze
Moving Nicely
'Round Midnight
Bluesology
Kenny Clarke (drums) replaces Jones
NYC, April, 1952
HL321Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise
HL322Love Me Pretty Baby
HL323Heart And Soul
HL324True Blues

MG 12047   Dizzy Gillespie - The Champ

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) John Coltrane (alto,tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone, piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Percy Heath (bass) Carl "Kansas" Fields (drums) Freddy Strong (vocals)
Detroit, MI, March 1, 1951
4015Tin Tin Deo
4020Birks' Works
Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Budd Johnson (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone, piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Joe Carroll, Melvin Moore (vocals)
NYC, April 16, 1951
3638The Champ, Part 1&2
Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Bill Graham (alto,baritone saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone, piano) Percy Heath (bass) Al Jones (drums) Joe Carroll, Melvin Moore (vocals)
NYC, August 16, 1951
1500Swing Low, Sweet Cadillac
Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Bill Graham (alto,baritone saxophone) Stuff Smith (violin) Milt Jackson (vibraphone, piano, organ, vocals) Percy Heath (bass) Al Jones (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals)
NYC, October 25, 1951
2300Caravan
2302The Bluest Blues
2303On The Sunny Side Of The Street
2304Stardust
2305Time On My Hands
Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Bill Graham (alto,baritone saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Bernie Griggs (bass) Al Jones (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals)
Chicago, IL, July 18, 1952
2309Oo-Shoo-Bee-Doo-Bee
2310They Can't Take That Away From Me

MG 12048   Al Cohn - Cohn's Tones

Al Cohn (tenor saxophone) George Wallington (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Tiny Kahn (drums)
NYC, July 29, 1950
T103Groovin' With Gus
T104Infinity
T105How Long Has This Been Going On
T106Let's Get Away From It All
Nick Travis (trumpet) Al Cohn (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, June 23, 1953
Ah Moore
Jane Street
I'm Telling Ya
That's What You Think

MG 12049   John Mehegan/Eddie Costa - A Pair Of Pianos

John Mehegan (1st piano) Eddie Costa (2nd piano) Vinnie Burke (bass)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 15, 1955
69079I'll Remember April
69080Easy Living
69081Laura
69082Mambo Inn
69083Intermission Blues
69084Cheek To Cheek
69085All Of You
69086Blues For A Set

MG 12050   Mutt Carey/Punch Miller - New Orleans Jazz, Vol. 2

Mutt Carey (trumpet) James Archey (trombone) Albert Nicholas (clarinet) Hank Duncan (piano) Danny Barker (guitar) Pops Foster (bass) Baby Dodds (drums)
NYC, November 18, 1947
MC101Shim-Me-Sha-Wabble
MC102Slow Drivin'
MC103Ostrich Walk
MC104Cake Walking Babies
Punch Miller (trumpet, vocals) James Archey (trombone) Edmond Hall (clarinet) Ralph Sutton (piano) Ernest Hill (bass) Arthur Trappier (drums)
NYC, December 16, 1947
PM124BSome Of These Days
PM125BCool Kinda Papa
PM126BCook Robin
Punch Miller (trumpet) Edmond Hall (clarinet -1,2) Ralph Sutton (piano) Ernest Hill (bass -1,2) Jimmy Crawford (drums -1,2)
NYC, December 30, 1947
1. PM131ASqueeze Me
2. PM132BThere's A Small Hotel
3. PM136AExactly Like You
4. PM137AInformal Blues (Sang' It)

MG 12051   Mike Cuozzo - Mighty Mike

Mike Cuozzo (tenor saxophone) Eddie Costa (vibraphone) Ronnie Ball (piano) Vinnie Burke (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 22, 1955
69093There Will Never Be Another You
69094What Is This Thing Called Love
69095Nancy
69096An Evening At Papa Joe's
69097Undecided (Under-Sided)
69098Walking Up (Walk Up)

MG 12052   The Amazing Johnny Costa And His Trio

Johnny Costa (piano) Gene Ramey (bass -1/3) Kenny Clarke (drums -1/3)
NYC, February 26, 1955
1. SJC4674Tea For Two
2. SJC4676Caravan
3. SJC4677Flamingo
4. SJC4678Dancing In The Dark
5. SJC4679La Mer
6. SJC4680Stella By Starlight
7. SJC4681Manhattan
8. SJC4683There's A Small Hotel
9. SJC4684Honeysuckle Rose

MG 12053   Hank Jones - Bluebird

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Hank Jones (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, November 1, 1955
69063Hank's Pranks
Jerome Richardson (tenor saxophone, flute) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, November 3, 1955
69075Wine And Brandy
69076Little Girl Blue
69077Alpha
69078Crystal
Joe Wilder (trumpet) replaces Richardson
NYC, November 29, 1955
69104Wilder's Moon (How High The Moon)
Joe Wilder (trumpet) Herbie Mann (flute) Hank Jones (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, December 20, 1955
69115Bluebird

MG 12054   Cal Tjader/Don Elliott - Vibrations

Don Elliott (trumpet, mellophone, vibraphone, bongos) Kai Winding (trombone) Phil Urso (tenor saxophone) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Jimmy Lyon (piano) Arnold Fishkin (bass) Sid Bulkin (drums)
NYC, November 17, 1952
SDE4268Mighty Like A Rose
SDE4269Darn That Dream
SDE4270Oh Look At Me Now
SDE4271Jeepers Creepers
Don Elliott (trumpet, mellophone, vibraphone, bongos) Douglas Duke (organ) Mort Herbert (bass) Sid Bulkin (drums)
NYC, June 24, 1953
SDE4381A Stranger In Town
SDE4383Where Or When
SDE4384Take Me Out To The Ball Game
Cal Tjader (vibraphone) Hank Jones (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, October 21, 1953
SCT4425Minority
SCT4426I Want To Be Happy
SCT4427Love Me Or Leave Me
SCT4428Tangerine
Cal Tjader (vibraphone) Richard Wyands (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
San Francisco, CA, March 2, 1954
SCT4496A Sunday Kind Of Love
SCT4497After You've Gone
SCT4498It's You Or No One

MG 12055   Eddie Condon - Ringside At Condon's

Wild Bill Davison (cornet) Cutty Cutshall (trombone) Ed Hall (clarinet) Gene Schroeder (piano) Eddie Condon (guitar) Bob Casey (bass) Buzzy Drootin (drums)
broadcast, NYC, December 10, 1951
Dippermouth Blues
Keepin' Out Of Mischief Now
Squeeze Me
Memphis Blues
same personnel
broadcast, NYC, January 1, 1952
Beale Street Blues
Mandy Make Up Your Mind
Just The Blues
Medley
same personnel
broadcast, NYC, January 28, 1952
Sweet Georgia Brown
The One I Love Belongs To Somebody Else
Blues My Naughty Sweetie Gave To Me
Wild Bill Davison (cornet) Cutty Cutshall (trombone) Ed Hall (clarinet) Gene Schroeder (piano) Bob Casey (bass) Cliff Leeman (drums)
broadcast, NYC, February 25, 1952
Original Dixieland One-Step
Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams

MG 12056   Phil Urso - The Philosophy Of Urso

Phil Urso (tenor saxophone) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Clyde Lombardi (bass) Howie Mann (drums)
NYC, April 14, 1953
SPU4329Little Pres
SPU4330Three Little Words
SPU4331Don't Take Your Love From Me
SPU4332She's Funny That Way
Phil Urso (tenor saxophone) Bobby Banks (organ) Rodney "Red" Alcott (drums)
NYC, February 18, 1954
WBU2413My Heart Stood Still
WBU2415Where Or When
WBU2417This Can't Be Love
WBU2420Lush Tush
Easy Out
Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Phil Urso (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, April 30, 1954
SPU4513Chiketa
SPU4514Wizzard Gizzard
SPU4515Stop Watch
SPU4516Ozzie's Ode

MG 12057   Al Caiola - Serenade In Blue

Romeo Penque (flute, bass clarinet, English horn) Hank Jones (piano) Al Caiola (guitar) Clyde Lombardi (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, December 14, 1955
69106Don't Worry 'Bout Me
69107Indian Summer
69108Moments Like This
69109Drambuie
Bernie Privin (trumpet) Ronnie Ball (piano) Al Caiola (guitar) Clyde Lombardi (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, December 27, 1955
69116Serenade In Blue
69117Black And Blue
69118Blue The Night
69119Early Autumn

MG 12058   Marlene Sings With Every Breath I Take

Joe Wilder (trumpet) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Marlene (vocals)
NYC, November 29, 1955
69099You Leave Me Breathless
69100Deep In A Dream
69101We Could Make Such Beautiful Music Together
69102With Every Breath I Take
69103Snuggled On Your Shoulder
Joe Wilder (trumpet) Herbie Mann (flute) Hank Jones (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Marlene (vocals)
NYC, December 20, 1955
69110Accent On Youth
69111If I Love Again
69112Some Other Time
69113Two Cigarettes In The Dark
69114Without A Word Of Warning

MG 12059   Charles Mingus - Jazz Composers Workshop #2

John LaPorta (clarinet, alto saxophone) Teo Macero (tenor,baritone saxophone) George Barrow (baritone,tenor saxophone) Mal Waldron (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Rudy Nichols (drums)
NYC, October 31, 1954
SCM6914Purple Heart
SCM6915Gregorian Chant
SCM6916Eulogy For Rudy Williams
SCM6917Tea For Two
SCM6918Getting Together
Teo Macero (tenor saxophone) Wally Cirillo (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, January 30, 1955
SWC4654Transeason
SWC4655Rose Geranium
SWC4656Level Seven
SWC4657Smog L.A.

MG 12060   Various Artists - Singin' And Swingin'

Lloyd Lofton (piano) Robert Lesher (guitar) Max Wayne (bass) Dominic "Mickey" Simonetta (drums) Shelby Davis (vocals)
Chicago, IL, August 15, 1951
My Man
I Can't Get Started
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Bill Russo (trombone) Art Pepper (alto saxophone) Bob Cooper (tenor saxophone) Gene Esposito (piano) Don Bargley (bass) Shelly Manne (drums, vocals) Shelby Davis (vocals)
Chicago, IL, November 12, 1951
3602Back In Your Own Backyard
Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Blossom Dearie (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Annie Ross (vocals)
NYC, April 1, 1952
Everytime
The Way You Look Tonight
I'm Beginning To Think You Care For Me
Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
Dele Brown (piano) Billy Christ (bass) Art Mardigan (drums) Dorothy Dunn (vocals)
Chicago, IL, 1952
You Turned The Tables On Me
There Will Never Be Another You
How Long Has This Been Going On
Too Marvelous For Words
I'll Be True
** reissue of Regent MG 6031.

MG 12061   Meet Milt Jackson

Bill Massey (trumpet) Julius Watkins (French horn) Billy Mitchell (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, February 23, 1949
S36-110Hearing Bells
S36-111Junior
S36-112Bluesology
S36-113Bubu
Frank Morgan (alto saxophone) Walter Benton (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone, vocals) Gerald Wiggins (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 1, 1954
SK4403I've Lost Your Love
Henry Coker (trombone) Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Charlie Fowlkes (baritone saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone, piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger)
NYC, February 7, 1955
SKC4669-2Telefunken Blues #2
Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Wade Legge (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, January 5, 1956
69117They Can't Take That Away From Me
69119Soulful
69121Flamingo

MG 12062   Various Artists - Swing Not Spring

Thad Jones (trumpet) Billy Mitchell (tenor saxophone) Terry Pollard (piano, vibraphone) Jimmy Richardson (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Detroit, MI, 1948
Compulsory
Blue Room
The Zec
Alone Together
Hal McKusick (clarinet) Terry Gibbs (vibraphone) Harry Biss (piano) Sal Salvador (guitar) Jimmy Johnston (bass) Sid Bulkin (drums)
NYC, August 28, 1951
STG4209Swing's The Thing
STG4210Begin The Beguine
STG4211Serenade In Blue
STG4212I've Got You Under My Skin
Frank Rosolino (trombone) Barry Harris (piano) Billy Christ (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Detroit, MI, September, 1952
Rubberneck
Mean To Me
Sweet And Lovely
Take Me Out To The Ball Game

MG 12063   Joe Wilder - Wilder' N' Wilder

Joe Wilder (trumpet) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, January 19, 1956
69147Cherokee
69148My Heart Stood Still
69149Prelude To A Kiss
69150Six Bit Blues
69151Mad About The Boy
69152Darn That Dream

MG 12064   The Jazz Message Of Hank Mobley

Donald Byrd (trumpet) John LaPorta (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 30, 1956
69134Budo
69135I Married An Angel
69136The Jazz Message (Freedom For All)
Donald Byrd (trumpet -1,2,4) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Ronnie Ball (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 8, 1956
1. 69143There Will Never Be Another You
2. 69144Cattin'
3. 69145Madeline
4. 69146When I Fall In Love

MG 12065   Kenny Clarke - Klook's Clique

Donald Byrd (trumpet) John LaPorta (alto saxophone) Ronnie Ball (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, February 6, 1956
69137Will Wail
69138Volcano
69139La Porta-Thority
69140I Hear A Rhapsody
69141Yesterdays
69142Play Fiddle, Play

MG 12066   Herbie Brock At The Piano - Solo

Herbie Brock (piano)
"Onyx Club", Miami, FL, October 3, 1955
Please Be Kind
Didi
Easy To Love
There's A Small Hotel
Prelude To A Kiss
Born To Be Blue
Midnight Sun
Too Marvelous For Words

MG 12067   Slam Stewart - Bowin' Singin' Slam

Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Slam Stewart (bass) Sammy Weiss (drums)
NYC, September 20, 1944
S5718Bowing Singing Slam
S5719Kiss Me Again (Band Aid)
S5720Deuces Wild
S5721Deuces Mind
S5722New Exercise In Swing
S5723My Blue Heaven
same personnel
NYC, November 7, 1944
S5739I'm In The Mood For Love
S5740Firebird
S5741That Old Black Magic
S5742Hangover (Big Head)
Erroll Garner (piano) Mike Bryan (guitar) Slam Stewart (bass) Doc West (drums)
NYC, January 30, 1945
S5780BPlay Fiddle, Play
S5781ADark Eyes

MG 12068   The Immortal Lester Young - Blue Lester

Billy Butterfield (trumpet) Hank D'Amico (clarinet) Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Dexter Hall (guitar) Billy Taylor (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, April 18, 1944
S5446-1These Foolish Things
S5447-1Exercise In Swing
S5448-5Salute To Fats
S5449-2Basie English
Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Count Basie (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Rodney Richardson (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, May 1, 1944
S5454-1Blue Lester (Lester's Blues)
S5455-2(I Don't Stand) A Ghost Of A Chance
S5456-2Indiana
S5457-1Jump, Lester, Jump (Lester's Savoy Jump)
Jesse Drakes (trumpet) Jerry Elliott (trombone) Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Junior Mance (piano) Leroy Jackson (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, June 28, 1949
S5240-3Crazy Over J.Z.
S5241-3Ding Dong
S5242-3Blue' N' Bells
S5243-1June Bug (Lester Digs)

MG 12069   The Herbie Brock Trio - Brock's Tops

Herbie Brock (piano) Brooks Caperton (bass) Richie Hanson (drums)
Miami, FL, February 15, 1956
If It's The Last Thing I Do
The Moon Is Yellow
Blues A Brock Long
There'll Never Be Another You
Four Brothers
Sweet And Lovely
Brock Etude
Willow Weep For Me

MG 12070   Milt Jackson - The Jazz Skyline

Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, January 23, 1956
69122Lover
69123Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man
69124The Lady Is A Tramp
69125Angel Face
69126Sometimes I'm Happy
69127What's New

MG 12071   Lester Young - The Master's Touch

Harry Edison, Al Killian, Ed Lewis, Joe Newman (trumpet) Ted Donnelly, Eli Robinson, Lou Taylor, Dicky Wells (trombone) Jimmy Powell (alto saxophone) Earl Warren (alto saxophone, vocals, arranger) Buddy Tate, Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Rudy Rutherford (baritone saxophone) Clyde Hart (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Rodney Richardson (bass) Jo Jones (drums) Tadd Dameron, Dick Flanagan, Dixky Wells (arranger)
NYC, April 18, 1944
S5441-2Circus In Rhythm
S5443-2Tush
Billy Butterfield (trumpet) Hank D'Amico (clarinet) Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Dexter Hall (guitar) Billy Taylor (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
S5447-3Exercise In Swing
S5447-4-
S5448-1Salute To Fats
S5448-2-
S5449-1Basie English
Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Count Basie (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Rodney Richardson (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, May 1, 1944
S5455-1(I Don't Stand) A Ghost Of A Chance
S5456-1Indiana
Jesse Drakes (trumpet) Jerry Elliott (trombone) Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Junior Mance (piano) Leroy Jackson (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, June 28, 1949
S5240-1Crazy Over J.Z.
S5240-2-
S5241-1Ding Dong
S5241-2-
S5242-1Blue' N' Bells
S5242-2-

MG 12072   Frank Wess - North, South, East...Wess

Henry Coker, Benny Powell (trombone) Frank Foster (tenor saxophone) Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, March 5, 1956
69154Dill Pickles
69155Hard Sock Dance
69156Dancing On The Ceiling
same personnel
NYC, March 7, 1956
69159What'd Ya Say
69160Salvation
69163Lazy Sal

MG 12073   Mort Herbert - Night People

Joe Wilder (trumpet) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, November 29, 1955
69105I Think Of You With Every Breath I Take
Don Stratton (trumpet) Mike Cuozzo (tenor saxophone) Sahib Shihab (baritone saxophone, flute) Ronnie Ball (piano) Mort Herbert (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, March 12, 1956
69166Swiss Movement
69167Night People
69168I've Got You Under My Skin
69169Son Of The Preacher
Joe Wilder (trumpet) Bobby Jaspar (tenor saxophone) Sahib Shihab (baritone saxophone, flute) Dick Katz (piano) Mort Herbert (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, May 29, 1956
69211Blues For Fred And Fay
69212Mitch's Carol
69213That's All

MG 12074   Various Artists - Loaded

Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Kai Winding (trombone) Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Shorty Allen (piano) Iggy Shevack (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
NYC, December 14, 1945
S5866Sweet Miss
S5867Loaded
S5868Grab Your Axe, Max
S5869Always
Kai Winding (trombone) Gene Roland (valve trombone) Boots Mussulli (alto saxophone) Vido Musso (tenor saxophone) Marty Napoleon (piano) Eddie Safranski (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, February 25, 1946
S5886Moose In A Caboose
S5887Moose On The Loose
S5888My Jo-Ann
S5889Vido In A Jam
Leonard Hawkins (trumpet -1) Kai Winding (trombone -2) Gene Roland (valve trombone -1) Boots Mussulli (alto saxophone -1) Lem Davis (alto saxophone -1,4) Vido Musso (tenor saxophone) Sanford Gold (piano) Eddie Safranski (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, February 26, 1946
1. S5890Bassology
2. S5891Jam Session At Savoy
3. S5892Spellbound
4. S5893Let Me Go
** also issued on London (E) LTZ-C.15070.

MG 12075   Ronnie Ball - All About Ronnie

Willie Dennis (trombone) Ted Brown (tenor saxophone) Ronnie Ball (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, March 21, 1956
69170Pennie Packer
69171Feathered Bed
69172Little Quail
69173Sweet And Lovely
69174Pres Sez
69175Ghost Of A Chance
69176Citrus Season

MG 12076   John Mehegan - How I Play Jazz Piano

John Mehegan (piano)
NYC, April 11, 1956
69177Makin' Whoopee
69178Better Luck Next Time
69179Get Out Of Town
69180Deep Purple
69181It Could Happen To You
69182Porgy
69183Wait Till You See Her
69184All Thru The Night
69185Ruby

MG 12077   The Guitar And Quintet Of Chuck Wayne

Brew Moore (tenor saxophone -1/3) Harvey Leonard (piano) Chuck Wayne (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums)
NYC, April 13, 1953
1. 412533-3You Brought A New Kind Of Love To Me
2. 412531-3S.S. Cool
3. 412532-2Mary Ann
4.Butterfingers
Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Harvey Leonard (piano) Chuck Wayne (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums)
FL113While My Lady Sleeps
FL112Tasty Pudding
FL111Prospecting
FL110Sidewalks Of Cuba
Johnny Mehegan (piano) Chuck Wayne (guitar) Vinnie Burke (bass) Joe Morello (drums)
NYC, June 10, 1954
SJM4573Taking A Chance On Love
SJM4574Sirod
SJM4575Uncus
SJM4576Stella By Starlight

MG 12078   Frank Foster - No Count

Henry Coker, Benny Powell (trombone) Frank Foster (tenor saxophone) Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, March 5, 1956
69153Serenata
69157Alternative
69158Stop Gap
same personnel
NYC, March 7, 1956
69161Apron Strings
69162Casa De Marcel
69165Excursion

MG 12079   Charlie Parker Story

Miles Davis (trumpet -2/13) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Sadik Hakim (piano -11/13) Dizzy Gillespie (piano -1/10,16, trumpet, piano -14,15) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, November 26, 1945
1. S5849-1Warming Up A Riff (orig.-take 1)
2. S5850-1Billie's Bounce (new-take 1)
3. S5850-2Billie's Bounce (short-take 2)
4. S5850-3Billie's Bounce (new-take 3)
5. S5850-4Billie's Bounce (new-take 4)
6. S5850-5Billie's Bounce (orig.-take 5)
7. S5851-1Now's The Time (short-take 1)
8. S5851-2Now's The Time (short-take 2)
9. S5851-3Now's The Time (new-take 3)
10. S5851-4Now's The Time (orig.-take 4)
11. S5852-1Thriving On A Riff (new-take 1)
12. S5852-2Thriving On A Riff (short-take 2)
13. S5852-3Thriving On A Riff (orig.-take 3)
14. S5853-1Ko-Ko (short-take 1)
15. S5853-2Ko-Ko (orig.-take 2) (Cocoa)
16.Meandering (new-take 1)

MG 12080   Milt Jackson - Jackson'sville

Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, January 23, 1956
69128Now's The Time
69129In A Sentimental Mood
69130Mood Indigo
69131Azure
69132Minor Conception
69133Soul In 3/4

MG 12081   The George Wallington Trios And Septet

George Wallington (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Charlie Perry (drums)
NYC, May 9, 1949
SGW4446 | 988Racing
SGW4447 | 987Fairyland
Jerry Lloyd (trumpet) Kai Winding (trombone) Brew Moore (tenor saxophone) Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone) George Wallington (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Charlie Perry (drums) Buddy Stewart (vocals)
SGW4448 | 985Knockout
SGW4449 | 986Igloo
George Wallington (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, November 21, 1951
Twins
Polka Dot
I'll Remember April
High Score
Hyacinth
Joy Bell
I Didn't Know What Time It Was
Fine And Dandy

MG 12082   Johnny Coates Jr. At The Piano - Portrait

Johnny Coates (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, November 17, 1955
69089Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
69090Skylark
69092Coates Oats
same personnel
NYC, April 23, 1956
SJC69186Let's Get Lost
SJC69187Love Is The Sweetest Thing
SJC69188Little Girl Blue
SJC69189Ding Doing The Witch Is Dead
SJC69190If I Love Again
same personnel
NYC, May 21, 1956
69207Sha-Da-Ga-Da
This Is My Lucky Day
If There Is Someone Lovelier Than You

MG 12083   Various Artists - Jazzmen Detroit

Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, April 30, 1956
69191Cotton Tail
69193Your Host
69195Tom's Thumb
same personnel
NYC, May 9, 1956
69204You Turned The Tables On Me
69205Afternoon In Paris
69206Apothegh

MG 12084   Have You Met Hank Jones

Hank Jones (piano)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 9, 1956
69234Teddy's Dream
69235It Had To Be You
69237Gone With The Wind
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 8, 1956
Heart And Soul
But Not For Me
Have You Met Miss Jones
You Don't Know What Love Is
How About You
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 20, 1956
69238Body And Soul
69240Solo Blues
69241Let's Fall In Love
69242Kankakee Shout

MG 12085   Frank Wess - Opus In Swing

Frank Wess (flute) Kenny Burrell, Freddie Green (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, June 20, 1956
69230Wess Side
69231Kansas City Side
69232East Wind
69233Over The Rainbow
69234Southern Exposure

MG 12086   Various Artists - Trombones And Flute

Jimmy Cleveland, Henry Coker, Bill Hughes, Benny Powell (trombone) Frank Wess (flute) Ronnell Bright (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Frank Foster (arranger)
NYC, July 18, 1956
69247You'll Do
69248Wanting You
69249Lo Fi
69252Don't Blame Me
Cracker Jack

MG 12087   Hank Jones Quartet

Bobby Jaspar (tenor saxophone, flute) Hank Jones (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, August 21, 1956
Sunday At Savannah
Moonlight Becomes You
Relaxin' At Camarillo
Minor Contention
Spontaneous Combustion

MG 12088   Red Norvo - Move!

Red Norvo (vibraphone) Tal Farlow (guitar) Charles Mingus (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, May 3, 1950
D305-2Swedish Pastry (mst. take)
D306Cheek To Cheek
D307Night And Day
D308Time And Tide
same personnel
Chicago, IL, October 13, 1950
D375 | D405September Song
D376 | D406Move
D377 | D407I've Got You Under My Skin
D378 | D409I Get A Kick Out Of You
D379 | D408I'll Remember April
D380 | D410I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
D383 | D413Zing! Went The Strings Of My Heart
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, April 13, 1951
D480If I Had You
D481-3This Can't Be Love (mst. take)
D482-3Godchild (mst. take)

MG 12089   Art Pepper - Surf Ride

Art Pepper (alto saxophone) Hampton Hawes (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Larry Bunker (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 4, 1952
D6001-7 | D6035Brown Gold
D6003-5 | D6037Surf Ride
D6004-4 | D6038Holiday Flight
Art Pepper (alto saxophone) Russ Freeman (piano) Bob Whitlock (bass) Bobby White (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 29, 1953
D6058-4Chili Pepper
D6059-1Suzy The Poodle
D6061-4Tickle Toe
Art Pepper (alto saxophone) Jack Montrose (tenor saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Monty Budwig (bass) Paul Ballerina (drums -1,2) Larry Bunker (drums -3/6)
Los Angeles, CA, August 25, 1954
1. D6301-3Nutmeg
2. D6304-5Cinnamon
3. D6306-2Thyme Time
4. D6307-2Straight Life
5. D6308-5Art's Oregano
6. D6309-5The Way You Look Tonight

MG 12090   Ben Pollack's Pick-A-Rib Boys - Dixieland

Dick Cathcart (trumpet) Moe Schneider (trombone) Matty Matlock (clarinet) Ray Sherman (piano) Bill Newman (banjo, guitar) Walter Yoder (bass) Ben Pollack (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 8, 1950
2B300-3That Da Da Strain
2B301-1Fidgety Feet
2B302-3Stompin' At The Savoy
2B303-4Dardanella
Charlie Teagarden (trumpet) Moe Schneider (trombone) Matty Matlock (clarinet) Ray Sherman (piano) Bill Newman (guitar, banjo) Morty Corb (bass) Ben Pollack (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 14, 1952
SBP4242Beer Barrel Polka
SBP4243Oy Mambo
SBP4244Aunt Hagar's Blues
SBP4245Canadian Capers
add Jack Teagarden, Ted Vesely (trombone)
Los Angeles, CA, August 21, 1952
SBP4246Gonna Stomp Mr. Henry Lee
SBP4247Might Like A Rose
SBP4248Sophisticated Lady
SBP4249My Inspiration

MG 12091   Introducing Lee Morgan

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 5, 1956
SHM6901Hank's Shout
SHM6902Bet!
SHM6903Ballad Medley: Easy Living / P.S. I Love You / Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise / That's All
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 7, 1956
SHM6904Nostarsia

MG 12092   The Jazz Message Of Hank Mobley #2

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Barry Harris (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 23, 1956
69253B For BB
69254Space Flight
69255Blues Number Two
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 7, 1956
SHM6905Thad's Blues
SHM6907Doug's Minor B'OK

MG 12093   Red Norvo/George Shearing - Midnight On Cloud 69

Marjorie Hyams (vibraphone, piano) George Shearing (piano, accordion) Chuck Wayne (guitar) John Levy (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, January 31, 1949
D148 | D226Cherokee
D149 | D225Four Bars Short
D150 | D222Bebop's Fables
D151 | D221Midnight On Cloud 69
D152 | D224Sorry Wrong Rhumba
D153 | D223Cotton Top
D154 | D220Moon Over Miami
D155 | D219Life With Feather
Red Norvo (vibraphone) Tal Farlow (guitar) Charles Mingus (bass)
Chicago, IL, October 13, 1950
D381 | D411Little White Lies
D382 | D412Have You Met Miss Jones
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, April 13, 1951
D483-3I'm Yours

MG 12094   Paul Smith - By The Fireside

Paul Smith (piano) Tony Rizzi (guitar) Norman Seelig (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, April 18, 1950
D296 | D361Wandering
D297 | D362Out Of Nowhere
D299 | D363'S Wonderful
D300 | D364Cupid Took Me For A Ride
D301 | D365The Way You Look Tonight
D302 | D366By The Fireside
D303 | D367Over The Rainbow
D304 | D368The Great Lie
Paul Smith (piano) Sam Chieftz (bass) Irv Cottler (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March, 1952
D6005 | D6011I Only Have Eyes For You
D6006 | D6012The Jumper
D6007 | D6013Laurilou
D6008 | D6014How About You
D6009 | D6015El Cumbanchero
D6010 | D6016Pick Yourself Up

MG 12095   Various Artists - Jazz For Playboys

Joe Newman (trumpet) Frank Wess (alto saxophone, flute) Kenny Burrell, Freddie Green (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, December 26, 1956
SJN6922Playboy
SJN6923Miss Blues
SJN6924Low Life
Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Kenny Burrell, Freddie Green (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
NYC, January 5, 1957
SFW6925Baubles, Bangles And Beads
SFW6926Blues For Playmates
SFW6929Pin Up

MG 12096   Various Artists - Trumpets All Out

Harold Baker, Emmett Berry, Art Farmer, Ernie Royal, Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Don Abney (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger, conductor)
NYC, January 15, 1957
Blues In 6/4
Five Cats Swingin'
She's Just My Size
Trumpets All Out
Low Life
All Of Me
Love Is Here To Stay
Time On My Hands
When Your Lover Has Gone

MG 12097   Various Artists - Lookin' For A Boy

Barbara Carroll (piano, vocals) Danny Martucci (bass) Herbie Wasserman (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 15, 1950
D256 | D262Dancing On The Ceiling
D257 | D264Barbara's Carol
D258 | D263You Stepped Out Of A Dream
D259 | D266The Puppet That Dances Bop
Marian McPartland (piano) Vinnie Burke (bass) Joe Morello (drums)
"Hickory House", NYC, October, 1953
September Song
Embraceable You
Laura
Adelaide Robbins (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Ted Sommer (drums)
NYC, May 7, 1956
69200The Gentleman Is A Dope
69201Looking For A Boy
69202Everything But You
69203Great Day

MG 12098   The Jumpin' Bands Of Georgie Auld And Bobby Sherwood (not released)

Charles Cognata, Eddie Greene, Bob Higgins, Bill Moore (trumpet) Bobby Sherwood (trumpet, guitar, vocals) Al Chait, Dave Clark, Bob Leeman (trombone) Ray Beckenstein, Eddie Lucas (alto saxophone) Frank Meyers, Dave Pell (tenor saxophone) Evan Biken (baritone saxophone) Hal Becker (piano) Basil Hutchinson (guitar) Joe Genelli (bass) Roy Harte (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 14, 1944
S5379King Cotton (Swingin' Eyes)
S5382Flight, No. 39 (Bombardier, No. 39)
S5383Hot Pastrami
John Anderson (trumpet) Billy Byers (trombone) John Rotella (alto saxophone) Georgie Auld (alto,tenor saxophone) Irv Roth (tenor saxophone) Pete Terry (baritone saxophone) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Karl Kiffe (bongos)
Los Angeles, CA, January 17, 1949
D139 | D240You've Got Me Jumpin'
D140 | D238Darn That Dream
D141 | D237Hollywood Bazaar
D142 | D236They Didn't Believe Me
Neal Hefti (trumpet) Clint Neagley (alto saxophone) replaces Anderson, Rotella
Los Angeles, CA, March 21, 1949
D165 | D241Nashooma
D166 | D239Vox Bop
D167 | D242Mild And Mellow
D168 | D243Settin' The Pace

MG 12099   Charlie Byrd - Jazz Recital

Tom Newson (flute, tenor saxophone) Charlie Byrd (guitar) Al Lucas (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, February 4, 1957
SCB6946Prelude
SCB6947My Funny Valentine
SCB6948Little Girl Blue
SCB6949My Heart Stood Still
SCB6950Interlude
SCB6951A Foggy Day
SCB6952Spanish Guitar Blues
SCB6953Chuck-A-Tuck
SCB6954Homage To Charlie Christian
SCB6956Spring Is Here
** also issued on Savoy SJL 1131 entitled "First Flight".