Savoy Records Catalog: 12100 series

Savoy 12100 series (12 inch LP)

MG 12100   Various Artists - I Just Love Jazz Piano - Down And Out

Paul Smith (piano) Cal Gooden (guitar) Bobby Meyer (bass) Bill Baker (novachord)
Los Angeles, CA, December 30, 1949
D230 | D254Together
D255Apart
Herbie Nichols (piano) Danny Barker (guitar) Chocolate Williams (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, March 6, 1952
HL313Who's Blues
HL314'S Wonderful
HL315Nichols And Dimes
Paul Smith (piano) Sam Chieftz (bass) Irv Cottler (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March, 1952
D6008 | D6014How About You
Hampton Hawes (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, September 10, 1952
D6050Jumpin' Jacque
D6052It's You Or No One For Me
D6053Thou Swell
Johnny Mehegan (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, January 30, 1955
SJM4650Blues Too Much
SJM4651Thou Swell
SJM4653Cherokee

MG 12101   Billy Ver Planck - Dancing Jazz

Donald Byrd, Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Hal McKusick (alto saxophone, bass clarinet) Bobby Jaspar (tenor saxophone, flute) Jay Cameron (baritone saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet) Eddie Costa (piano, vibraphone) George Duvivier (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Andre Hodeir (composer, conductor) Billy Ver Planck (arranger)
NYC, March 5, 1957
SAH6978Make Up Your Mind
Bernie Glow, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Phil Woods (alto saxophone, clarinet) Buzzy Brauner (tenor saxophone) Gene Allen (baritone saxophone) Eddie Costa (piano, vibraphone) Wendell Marshall (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Billy Ver Planck (arranger, director)
NYC, March 26, 1957
SVP6993Summer Evening
SVP6994On Top Of Old Mountie
SVP6995I'll Keep Loving You
SVP6996Day By Day
SVP6997Oh Gee, Oh Me, Oh My
SVP6998Embraceable You

MG 12102   Frank Wess/Herbie Mann - The Flute Suite By A.K. Salim

Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Kenny Burrell, Freddie Green (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 5, 1957
SFW6927Woolafun's Lament
Joe Wilder (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Herbie Mann (flute, tenor saxophone) Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) A.K. Salim (arranger, director)
NYC, March 21, 1957
SAK6987Duo-Flautists
SAK6988Miltown Blues
SAK6989Ballin' The Blues
SAK6990Pretty Baby
SAK6991Lopin'
SAK6992Talk That Talk

MG 12103   Yusef Lateef - Jazz Moods

Curtis Fuller (trombone, tambourine) Yusef Lateef (tenor saxophone, flute, argol, scraper) Hugh Lawson (piano) Ernie Farrow (bass, rabat) Louis Hayes (drums) Doug Watkins (finger cymbals, percussion)
NYC, April 9, 1957
SYL70012Metaphore
SYL70013Morning
SYL70014The Beginning
SYL70016Blues In Space
SYL70017Yusef's Mood

MG 12104   American Jazzmen Play Andre Hodeir's Essais

Donald Byrd, Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Hal McKusick (alto saxophone, bass clarinet) Bobby Jaspar (tenor saxophone, flute) Jay Cameron (baritone saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet) Eddie Costa (piano, vibraphone) George Duvivier (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Andre Hodeir (composer, conductor) Billy Ver Planck (arranger)
NYC, March 5, 1957
SAH6974Criss Cross
SAH6975Paraphrase
SAH6976Esquisse I
SAH6977On A Blues
same personnel
NYC, March, 1957
SAH6983Esquisse II
SAH6984On A Riff
SAH6985On A Standard
Donald Byrd, Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Hal McKusick (alto saxophone, bass clarinet) Bobby Jaspar (tenor saxophone, flute) Jay Cameron (baritone saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet) Eddie Costa (piano, vibraphone) George Duvivier (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Annie Ross (vocals -1) Andre Hodeir (composer, conductor) Billy Ver Planck (arranger)
NYC, April 4, 1957
1. SAH6999Paradox II
2. SAH7000The Alphabet

MG 12105   Various Artists - Lestorian Mode

Red Rodney (trumpet) Earl Swope (trombone) Serge Chaloff (baritone saxophone) George Wallington (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Tiny Kahn (drums)
NYC, March 5, 1947
S3412Pumpernickel
S3413Gabardine And Serge
S3414Serge's Urge
S3415A Bar A Second
Earl Swope (trombone) Stan Getz, Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Al Cohn (tenor saxophone, arranger) Duke Jordan (piano) Jimmy Raney (guitar) Mert Oliver (bass) Charlie Perry (drums)
NYC, May 2, 1949
S36-126Stan Getz Along
S36-127Stan's Mood
S36-128Slow
S36-129Fast
Jerry Lloyd (trumpet) Kai Winding (trombone) Brew Moore (tenor saxophone) Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone) George Wallington (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, May 20, 1949
S36-134-6Mug Bug
S36-135-5Gold Rush
S36-136-5Lestorian Mode
S36-137-2Kai's Kid

MG 12106   J.J. Johnson's Jazz Quintets

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Bud Powell (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, June 26, 1946
S3309-11Jay Bird (Fly Jay)
S3310-1Coppin' The Bop
S3311-2Hey Jay Jay
J.J. Johnson (trombone) Leo Parker (baritone saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Al Lucas (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, December 24, 1947
S3519Boneology
S3520Down Vernon's Alley
S3521Yesterdays
S3522Riffette
J.J. Johnson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) John Lewis (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, May 11, 1949
S36-130-3Audobahn (Audubon)
S36-131Don't Blame Me
S36-132-8Goof Square
S36-133-5Bee Jay

MG 12107   Herbie Mann - Mann Alone

Herbie Mann (flute, alto flute)
NYC, May 9, 1957
SHM70033Look Through The Window
SHM70034Love
SHM70035All Day Monday
SHM70036From Midnight On
SHM70037For The Love Of Kali
SHM70038Ruth Ruth
SHM70039Happy Happy
SHM70040Like You Know Baby

MG 12108   Herbie Mann/Phil Woods - Yardbird Suite

Herbie Mann (flute, tenor saxophone) Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Eddie Costa (piano, vibraphone) Joe Puma (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, May 14, 1957
SHM70041Yardbird Suite
SHM70042Here's That Mann
SHM70043Squire's Parlor
SHM70044Opicana
SHM70045One For Tubby
SHM70046Who Knew

MG 12109   Yusef Lateef - Jazz For Thinkers

Curtis Fuller (trombone, tambourine) Yusef Lateef (tenor saxophone, flute, argol, scraper) Hugh Lawson (piano) Ernie Farrow (bass, rabat) Louis Hayes (drums) Doug Watkins (finger cymbals, percussion)
NYC, April 5, 1957
SYL70006O' Blues
SYL70007Happyology
SYL70008Midday
SYL70009Polarity
SYL70011Space

MG 12110   The Dizzy Gillespie Story

Dave Burns, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) John Brown (alto saxophone) James Moody (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Hank Jones (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Joe Harris (drums) Gil Fuller (arranger)
NYC, September 25, 1946
S3354-2For Hecklers Only
S3355BSmoky Hollow Jump
S3356BBoppin' The Blues (Dizz-Moody)
S3357BMoody Speaks
Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Henry Coker, Dick Kenny, Harold Smith (trombone) John Graas (French horn) Philip Shuken (alto flute) Askell Issenbuth (flute) Harry Steinfeld (oboe) Shirley Thompson (bassoon) Victor Arno, Walt Edelstein, Jack Shulman, Felix Slatkin (violin) Cy Bernhard, Eleanor Slatkin (cello) Barbara Whitney (harp) Paul Smith (piano) Jack Cascales (bass) Specs Wright (drums) Carlos Vidal Bolado (congas) Johnny Richards (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, October 31, 1950
D385-5 | D393Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
D386-4 | D394Lullaby Of The Leaves
D387-3 | D395Million Dollar Baby
D388-5 | D396What Is There To Say
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, November 1, 1950
D389-6 | D397Alone Together
D390-7 | D398These Are The Things I Love
D391-5 | D399On The Alamo
D392-3 | D340Interlude In C

MG 12111   Dizzy Reece/Tubby Hayes - Changing The Jazz At Buckingham Palace

Dickie Hawdon (trumpet) Tubby Hayes (tenor saxophone) Harry South (piano) Pete Elderfield (bass) Bill Eyden (drums)
London, England, July 17, 1956
VOG923Hall Hears The Blues
VOG924Nicole
Dizzy Reece (trumpet) Terry Shannon (piano) Lennie Bush (bass) Phil Seamen (drums)
London, England, July 23, 1956
VOG896Yardbird Suite
VOG897How Deep Is The Ocean
VOG900Bluebird (take 1)
VOG901Bluebird (take 2)

MG 12112   Herbie Mann/Sahib Shihab - The Jazz We Heard Last Summer

Herbie Mann (flute, tenor saxophone) Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Eddie Costa (piano, vibraphone) Joe Puma (guitar) Wilbur Ware (bass) Jerry Segal (drums)
NYC, May 2, 1957
Monasata
World Wide Boots
Green Stomp Monsta
John Jenkins (alto saxophone) Clifford Jordan (tenor saxophone) Sahib Shihab (baritone saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Addison Farmer (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums)
NYC, June 6, 1957
SSS70068SWTWTFSS Blues
SSS70069Rockaway
SSS70070The Things We Did Last Summer

MG 12113   Andre Hodeir Presents The Paris Scene

Roger Guerin, Jean Liesse (trumpet) Nat Peck (trombone) Jean Aldegon (alto saxophone) George Grenu (tenor saxophone) Armand Migiani (baritone saxophone) Fats Sadi (vibraphone) Pierre Michelot (bass) Christian Garros (drums) Andre Hodeir (arranger, conductor)
Paris, France, June 26, 1956
On A Scale
Parisian Thoroughfare
Bicinium
Evanescence
same personnel
Paris, France, June 27, 1956
Jordu
Tension Detente
Paradoxe
Criss Cross
omit Sadi
Paris, France, July 2, 1956
Triads
Milano

MG 12114   Various Artists - Opus De Bop

Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, July 31, 1946
S3321Opus De Bop
S3322And The Angels Swing
S3323Running Water
S3324Don't Worry 'Bout Me
Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone) Bud Powell (piano) Al Hall (bass) Wallace Bishop (drums)
NYC, August 23, 1946
S3338Bebop In Pastel (Bouncing With Bud)
S3339Fool's Fancy (Wail)
S3340Bombay
S3341ARay's Idea
Fats Navarro (trumpet) Leo Parker (baritone,alto saxophone) Tadd Dameron (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, January 29, 1947
S3383-2Fat Girl
S3384-2Ice Freezes Red
S3385Ed Pob
S3386Goin' To Minton's

MG 12115   Yusef Lateef/A.K. Salim - Stablemates

Johnny Coles (trumpet) Buster Cooper (trombone) Johnny Griffin (tenor saxophone) Howard Austin (baritone saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) A.K. Salim (arranger, conductor)
NYC, April 5, 1957
SAK70001A Private Cloud
SAK70002Dejeuner
SAK70003Back Talk
SAK70004D Minor Dipper
Curtis Fuller (trombone, tambourine) Yusef Lateef (tenor saxophone, flute, argol, scraper) Hugh Lawson (piano) Ernie Farrow (bass, rabat) Louis Hayes (drums) Doug Watkins (finger cymbals, percussion)
SYL70005Beauregard
SYL70010Ameena
same personnel
NYC, April 9, 1957
SYL70015G' Bouk

MG 12116   Charlie Byrd - Blues For Night People

Charlie Byrd (guitar) Keeter Betts (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
NYC, August 4, 1957
Blues For The Night People: First Show
Blues For The Night People: 2:00 A.M.
Blues For The Night People: Four O'Clock Funk
Blues My Naughty Sweetie Gave To Me
Blue Prelude
This Can't Be Love
Jive At Five
** also issued on Savoy SJL 1121 entitled "Midnight Guitar".

MG 12117   Yusef Lateef - Prayer To The East

Wilbur Harden (flugelhorn, balloon) Yusef Lateef (tenor saxophone, flute, tambourine) Hugh Lawson (piano, turkishfinger, cymbals) Ernie Farrow (bass, rabat) Oliver Jackson (drums, Chinese gong)
NYC, October 10, 1957
70145Prayer To The East
70146A Night In Tunisia
70147Lover Man
70148Endura
70149Love Dance

MG 12118   A.K. Salim - Pretty For The People

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Buster Cooper (trombone) Johnny Griffin (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone,tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Max Roach (drums) Chino Pozo (congas) A.K. Salim (arranger, director)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 17, 1957
70125Blu-Binsky
70126R-U 1-2
70127Pretty For The People
70128Ba-Lu-Ee-Du
70129Shirley Ray
70130Takin' Care Of Business

MG 12119   Various Artists - In The Beginning Bebop!

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor saxophone) Al Haig (piano) Huey Long (guitar) Gene Ramey (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, December 20, 1946
S3371AJust A Mystery
S3372ARed Pepper
S3373Spinal
S3374Maternity (Lard Pot)
Kai Winding (trombone) Allen Eager (tenor saxophone) Marty Napoleon (piano) Eddie Safranski (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Teddy Reig (director)
NYC, January 22, 1947
S3375O-Go-Mo
S3376-2Mr. Dues
S3377Oh, Kai (Kai's Day)
S3378Saxon
Brew Moore (tenor saxophone) Gene DiNovi (piano) Jimmy Johnson (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
NYC, October 22, 1948
S3913Brew Blew
S3914Blue Brew
S3915No More Brew
S3916More Brew

MG 12120   Yusef Lateef - Jazz And The Sounds Of Nature

Wilbur Harden (flugelhorn, balloon) Yusef Lateef (tenor saxophone, flute, tambourine) Hugh Lawson (piano, turkishfinger, cymbals) Ernie Farrow (bass, rabat) Oliver Jackson (drums, Chinese gong)
NYC, October 9, 1957
70138Seulb
70140Song Of Delilah
70141Sounds Of Nature
70142I've Got It Bad And That Ain't Good
701438540 Twelfth Street
70144Check Blues
same personnel
NYC, October 10, 1957
70150Gypsy Arab

MG 12121   Various Artists - Jazz For Playgirls

Bernie Glow, Phil Sunkel (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Phil Woods (alto saxophone, clarinet) Seldon Powell (tenor saxophone, flute) Sol Schlinger (baritone saxophone) Eddie Costa (piano, vibraphone) Wendell Marshall (bass) Gus Johnson (drums) Billy Ver Planck (arranger, conductor)
NYC, July 30, 1957
Play Girl Stroll
Clyde Reasinger, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Billy Ver Planck (trombone, arranger, director) Phil Woods (alto saxophone, clarinet) Seldon Powell (tenor saxophone) Gene Allen (baritone saxophone, clarinet) Eddie Costa (piano, vibraphone) George Duvivier (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, November 17, 1957
Senor Blues
Whoo-Ee
Aw, C'mon Sugah!
Miss Spring Blues
Winds
Du-Udah-Udah

MG 12122   George Wallington - Jazz At Hotchkiss

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Phil Woods (alto saxophone) George Wallington (piano) Knobby Totah (bass) Nick Stabulas (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 14, 1957
Dance Of The Infidels
Strange Music
Before Dawn
Ow
'S Make 'T
** also issued on Savoy SJL 1122 entitled "George Wallington Quintet - Dance Of The Infidels".

MG 12123   Various Artists - Jazz Is Busting Out All Over!

Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Kenny Burrell, Freddie Green (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 5, 1957
SFW6928Monday Stroll
Jimmy Nottingham, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Marshall Royal (alto saxophone) Frank Wess (tenor saxophone) Charlie Fowlkes (baritone saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) A.K. Salim (arranger, director)
NYC, July 1, 1957
70074June Is Bursting Out All Over
Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Benny Golson (tenor saxophone) Sahib Shihab (baritone saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 9, 1957
70086Sugar Dugar
Bernie Glow, Phil Sunkel (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Phil Woods (alto saxophone, clarinet) Seldon Powell (tenor saxophone, flute) Sol Schlinger (baritone saxophone) Eddie Costa (piano, vibraphone) Wendell Marshall (bass) Gus Johnson (drums) Billy Ver Planck (arranger, conductor)
NYC, July 30, 1957
70101Walkin'
70102Jan-Cee Brown
Wilbur Harden (flugelhorn, balloon) Yusef Lateef (tenor saxophone, flute, tambourine) Hugh Lawson (piano, turkishfinger, cymbals) Ernie Farrow (bass, rabat) Oliver Jackson (drums, Chinese gong)
NYC, October 10, 1957
70151Sram
Donald Byrd (trumpet) Henry Coker (trombone) Frank Foster (tenor saxophone) Ronnell Bright (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
NYC, October 13, 1957
70135M.C.
70136La Jolie
70137Southside
Sonny Redd (alto saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Chicago, IL, November 12, 1957
Stop

MG 12124   Sahib Shihab - Jazz Sahib

Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Benny Golson (tenor saxophone) Sahib Shihab (baritone saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 9, 1957
70085SMTWTFSS Blues
70088The Moors
70089Jamilla
Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Benny Golson (tenor saxophone) Sahib Shihab (baritone saxophone) Bill Evans (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 7, 1957
Blu-A-Round
Le Sneak
Ballad To The East
Ba-Dat-Du-Dat

MG 12125   Various Artists - The Many Faces Of Blues

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)
Art Pepper (alto saxophone) Hampton Hawes (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Larry Bunker (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 4, 1952
D6003-5 | D6037Surf Ride
Milt Jackson (vibraphone) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, April, 1952
HL324True Blues
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
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
SK4401Strollin'
Nat Adderley (cornet) Donald Byrd (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, June 28, 1955
SKC6982Hear Me Takin' To Ya
Nat Adderley (cornet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, July 14, 1955
SJA6987Spontaneous Combustion
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
SEW69008Doing The Thing
Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Hank Jones (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, October 28, 1955
69057Opus And Interlude
Joe Wilder (trumpet) Herbie Mann (flute) Hank Jones (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, December 20, 1955
69115Bluebird
Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, January 23, 1956
69133Soul In 3/4
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
69249Lo Fi
Joe Newman (trumpet) Frank Wess (alto saxophone, flute) Kenny Burrell, Freddie Green (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 26, 1956
SJN6923Miss Blues
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
Joe Wilder (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Herbie Mann (flute, tenor saxophone) Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) A.K. Salim (arranger, director)
NYC, March 21, 1957
SAK6987Duo-Flautists
Donald Byrd, Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Hal McKusick (alto saxophone, bass clarinet) Bobby Jaspar (tenor saxophone, flute) Jay Cameron (baritone saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet) Eddie Costa (piano, vibraphone) George Duvivier (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Andre Hodeir (composer, conductor) Billy Ver Planck (arranger)
NYC, March, 1957
SAH6984On A Riff
Curtis Fuller (trombone, tambourine) Yusef Lateef (tenor saxophone, flute, argol, scraper) Hugh Lawson (piano) Ernie Farrow (bass, rabat) Louis Hayes (drums) Doug Watkins (finger cymbals, percussion)
NYC, April 9, 1957
SYL70015G' Bouk
Clyde Reasinger, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Billy Ver Planck (trombone, arranger, director) Phil Woods (alto saxophone, clarinet) Seldon Powell (tenor saxophone) Gene Allen (baritone saxophone, clarinet) Eddie Costa (piano, vibraphone) George Duvivier (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, November 17, 1957
Senor Blues

MG 12126   Various Artists - The Jazz Hour

Miles Davis (trumpet -1) Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, piano -2) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Sadik Hakim (piano -1) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, November 26, 1945
1. S5852-3Thriving On A Riff (orig.-take 3)
2. S5853-2Ko-Ko (orig.-take 2) (Cocoa)
Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Henry Coker, Dick Kenny, Harold Smith (trombone) John Graas (French horn) Philip Shuken (alto flute) Askell Issenbuth (flute) Harry Steinfeld (oboe) Shirley Thompson (bassoon) Victor Arno, Walt Edelstein, Jack Shulman, Felix Slatkin (violin) Cy Bernhard, Eleanor Slatkin (cello) Barbara Whitney (harp) Paul Smith (piano) Jack Cascales (bass) Specs Wright (drums) Carlos Vidal Bolado (congas) Johnny Richards (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, October 31, 1950
D385-5 | D393Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
Milt Jackson (vibraphone) John Lewis (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, August 24, 1951
3001D And E
Art Pepper (alto saxophone) Jack Montrose (tenor saxophone) Claude Williamson (piano) Monty Budwig (bass) Larry Bunker (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 25, 1954
D6307-2Straight Life
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
SKC4693Plenty For Kenny
Nat Adderley (cornet) Donald Byrd (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Jerome Richardson (tenor saxophone, flute) Horace Silver (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, June 28, 1955
SKC6984Bohemia After Dark
Nat Adderley (cornet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, July 14, 1955
SJA6989A Little Taste
Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Hank Jones (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, October 28, 1955
69054Opus De Funk
Joe Wilder (trumpet) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, November 29, 1955
69104Wilder's Moon (How High The Moon)
Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, January 23, 1956
69128Now's The Time
Frank Wess (flute) Kenny Burrell, Freddie Green (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 20, 1956
69232East Wind
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
Joe Newman (trumpet) Frank Wess (alto saxophone, flute) Kenny Burrell, Freddie Green (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 26, 1956
SJN6924Low Life
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
Five Cats Swingin'
Donald Byrd, Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Hal McKusick (alto saxophone, bass clarinet) Bobby Jaspar (tenor saxophone, flute) Jay Cameron (baritone saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet) Eddie Costa (piano, vibraphone) George Duvivier (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Andre Hodeir (composer, conductor) Billy Ver Planck (arranger)
NYC, March 5, 1957
SAH6976Esquisse I
Joe Wilder (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Herbie Mann (flute, tenor saxophone) Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) A.K. Salim (arranger, director)
NYC, March 21, 1957
SAK6991Lopin'
Bernie Glow, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Phil Woods (alto saxophone, clarinet) Buzzy Brauner (tenor saxophone) Gene Allen (baritone saxophone) Eddie Costa (piano, vibraphone) Wendell Marshall (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Billy Ver Planck (arranger, director)
NYC, March 26, 1957
SVP6993Summer Evening

MG 12127   Wilbur Harden/Tommy Flanagan - Mainstream 1958

Wilbur Harden (flugelhorn) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 13, 1958
Wells Fargo
West 42nd Street
E.F.F.P.H.
Snuffy
Rhodomagnetics

MG 12128   Bobby Donaldson - Dixieland Jazz Party

Rex Stewart (cornet) Emmett Berry (trumpet) Vic Dickenson (trombone) Buster Bailey (clarinet) Red Richards (piano) John "Bucky" Pizzarelli (guitar) Al Lucas (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, May 22, 1958
C Jam Blues
Farewell Blues
Surrey With The Fringe On Top
Oh, What A Beautiful Morning
Oklahoma
People Will Say We're In Love
La Grande Pompe
** also issued on Savoy SST 13003.

MG 12129   Various Artists - A Jazz Carousel (not released)

no details

MG 12130   Dexter Gordon - Dexter Rides Again

Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Sadik Hakim (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Eddie Nicholson (drums)
NYC, October 30, 1945
D5841-3Blow Mr. Dexter
D5842Dexter's Deck
D5843Dexter's Cuttin' Out
D5844Dexter's Minor Mad
Leonard Hawkins (trumpet -1,2,4) Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Bud Powell (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, January 29, 1946
1. S5878-2Long Tall Dexter
2. S5879-1Dexter Rides Again
3. S5880-7I Can't Escape From You
4. S5881-3Dexter Digs In
Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Leo Parker (baritone saxophone) Tadd Dameron (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, December 11, 1947
S3491-3Settin'n The Pace, Part 1
S3492-3Settin'n The Pace, Part 2
S3493So Easy
S3494Dexter's Riff

MG 12131   Wilbur Harden - Jazz Way Out

Wilbur Harden (trumpet, flugelhorn) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Alvin Jackson (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 24, 1958
Dial Africa #2
Oomba
Gold Coast
** also issued on Savoy SST 13004.

MG 12132   A.K. Salim - Blues Suite

Nat Adderley (cornet) Paul Cohen, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Buster Cooper (trombone) Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Seldon Powell (tenor saxophone, flute) Sahib Shihab (baritone saxophone) Oscar Dennard (piano) Eddie Costa (piano, vibraphone) George Duvivier (bass) Granville Hogan (drums) A.K. Salim (arranger, director)
NYC, October 6, 1958
Blu-Shout
Blue Boy
Pay Day
Joy Box
Full Moon
How Long Baby
The Sultan
** also issued on Savoy SST 13001.

MG 12133   Fats Navarro Memorial, Vol. 2 - Nostalgia

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor saxophone) Al Haig (piano) Huey Long (guitar) Gene Ramey (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, December 18, 1946
S3367Calling Dr. Jazz
S3368Fracture
S3369Hollerin' And Screamin'
S3370Stealin' Trash
Fats Navarro (trumpet) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Tadd Dameron (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, December 5, 1947
S3483-6Nostalgia
S3484-6Barry's Bop
S3485-6Bebop Romp
S3486Fat Blows
Fats Navarro (trumpet -2/4) Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Tadd Dameron (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Art Mardigan (drums)
NYC, December 22, 1947
1. S3511Dexter's Mood
2. S3512Dextrose
3. S3513Index
4. S3514Dextivity

MG 12134   Wilbur Harden - The King And I

Wilbur Harden (flugelhorn, trumpet) Tommy Flanagan (piano, celeste) George Duvivier (bass) Granville Hogan (drums)
NYC, September 23 & 30, 1958
Whistle A Happy Tune
I Have Dreamed
Shall We Dance
Hello, Young Lovers
Getting To Know You
My Lord And Master
We Kiss In A Shadow
Something Wonderful
** also issued on Savoy SST 13002.

MG 12135   Various Artists - Gift Or Jazz (not released)

no details

MG 12136   Wilbur Harden - Tanganyika Strut

Wilbur Harden (trumpet, flugelhorn) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Howard Williams (piano) Alvin Jackson (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 13, 1958
B.J. #3
Anedac
Once In A While
Tommy Flanagan (piano) replaces Williams
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 24, 1958
Tanganyika Strut
** also issued on Savoy SST 13005.

MG 12137   Gigi Gryce - Nica's Tempo

Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 15, 1955
114Brake's Sake
115Gallop's Gallop
116Shuffle Boil
117Nica's Tempo
Art Farmer (trumpet) Eddie Bert (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Bill Barber (tuba) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Ernestine Anderson (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 22, 1955
118Social Call
119(You'll Always Be) The One I Love
Art Farmer (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Gunther Schuller (French horn) Bill Barber (tuba) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
120Smoke Signal
121In Meditatiing Mood
122Speculation
123Kerry Dance
** reissue of Signal S 1201 entitled "Gigi Gryce Quartet And Orchestra".

MG 12138   Various Artists - Bird's Night: The Music Of Charlie Parker

Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Frank Socolow (alto,tenor saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Duke Jordan (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
"Five Spot Cafe", NYC, August 12, 1957
Parker's Mood
Steeplechase
Buzzy
Scrapple From The Apple
** reissue of Signal S 1204 entitled "A Night At The Five Spot".

MG 12139   Yusef Lateef - The Dreamer

Bernard McKinney (euphonium) Yusef Lateef (tenor saxophone, flute, oboe) Terry Pollard (piano) William Austin (bass, rabat) Frank Gant (drums, percussion)
Chicago, IL, June 11, 1959
Arjuna
The Dreamer
Oboe Blues
Angel Eyes
Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man
** also issued on Savoy SST 13007.

MG 12140   Yusef Lateef's Fabric Of Jazz

Bernard McKinney (euphonium) Yusef Lateef (tenor saxophone, flute, oboe) Terry Pollard (piano) William Austin (bass, rabat) Frank Gant (drums, percussion): same session
Chicago, IL, June 11, 1959
Moon Tree
Half Breed
Stella By Starlight
Poor Butterfly
Valse Bouk
** also issued on Savoy SST 13008.

MG 12141   Curtis Fuller's Quintet - Blues-Ette

Curtis Fuller (trombone) Benny Golson (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Al Harewood (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 21, 1959
Five Spot After Dark
Undecided
Blues-Ette
Minor Vamp
Love, Your Spell Is Everywhere
Twelve-Inch
** also issued on Savoy SST 13006.

MG 12142   Frank Wess - Opus De Blues

Thad Jones (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Charlie Fowlkes (baritone saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
NYC, December 8, 1959
I Hear Ya Talkin'
Liz
Boop De Doop
Opus De Blues
Struttin' Down His Broadway
** also issued on Savoy SST 13009.

MG 12143   The Curtis Fuller Jazztet With Benny Golson

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Benny Golson (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 25, 1959
It's All Right With Me
Arabia
I'll Walk Alone
Judy's Dilemma
Wheatleigh Hall
** also issued on Savoy SST 13010.
** part of Savoy SJL 2239.

MG 12144   Curtis Fuller - Imagination

Thad Jones (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Benny Golson (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Dave Bailey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 17, 1959
Kachin
Bang Bang
Imagination
Blues De Funk
Lido Road
** also issued on Savoy SST 13011.
** part of Savoy SJL 2239.

MG 12145   Duke Jordan - Jazz Laboratory Series: Do It Yourself Jazz, Vol. 1

Duke Jordan (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) + overdubs: Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 7, 1955
(105)Sometimes I'm Happy
(106)Embraceable You
(107)Jordu
(108)Oh Yeah (Oh Yeah)
omit Gryce
105Sometimes I'm Happy
106Embraceable You
107Jordu
108Oh Yeah (Oh Yeah)
** reissue of Signal S 101 entitled "Jazz Laboratory Series, Vol. 1".

MG 12146   Hall Overton - Jazz Laboratory Series: Do It Yourself Jazz, Vol. 2

Hall Overton (piano) Teddy Kotick (bass) Nick Stabulas (drums) + overdubs: Phil Woods (alto saxophone)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 8, 1955
(101)You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To
(102)Yesterdays
(103)It's Only A Paper Moon
(104)Pennies From Heaven
omit Woods
101You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To
102Yesterdays
103It's Only A Paper Moon
104Pennies From Heaven
** reissue of Signal S 102 entitled "Jazz Laboratory Series, Vol. 2".

MG 12147   Cecil Payne - Patterns Of Jazz

Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Duke Jordan (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 19, 1956
130Chessman's Delight
131How Deep Is The Ocean
132This Time The Dream's On Me
133Arnetta
add Kenny Dorham (trumpet)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 22, 1956
134Man Of Moods
135Saucer Eyes
136Bringing Up Father
137Groovin' High
** reissue of Signal S 1203 entitled "Cecil Payne Quartet And Quintet".

MG 12148   Red Rodney - Fiery

Red Rodney (trumpet) Ira Sullivan (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
NYC, November 22, 1957
Star Eyes
You'd Better Go Now
Stella By Starlight
Red Rodney (trumpet) Ira Sullivan (trumpet, tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, November 24, 1957
Ubas
Red Arrow
Box 2000
** reissue of Signal S 1206 entitled "Red Rodney 1957".

MG 12149   Duke Jordan - The Street Swingers

Duke Jordan (piano) Percy Heath (bass -1/4) Art Blakey (drums -1/4)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 10, 1955
1. 109Sultry Eve
2. 110Forecast
3. 111A Night In Tunisia
4. 112They Can't Take That Away From Me
5. 113Summertime
Eddie Bert (trombone -1/4) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Duke Jordan (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 20, 1955
1. 124Scotch Blues
2. 125Two Loves
3.Cu-Ba
4.Flight To Jordan
5. 129Yesterdays
** reissue of Signal S 1202 entitled "Duke Jordan Trio And Quintet".

MG 12150   The Fabulous Little Jimmy Scott

Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) Bucky Pizzarelli (guitar) Lloyd Trotman (bass) Bunny Shawker (drums) Jimmy Scott (vocals) 5 violins
December 1, 1959
SJS70674The Masquerade Is Over
SJS70675Once
SJS70676What Good Would It Be
Julius Brand, Julius Held, Sy Miroff, Felix Orlewitz, Paul Winter (violin) Dave Mankovitz, Isadore Zir (viola) Maurice Brown (cello) Robert Banks (piano) Charles May (guitar) Abie Baker (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Jimmy Scott (vocals) Howard Biggs (arranger)
January 13, 1960
SJS70685The Way You Look Tonight
SJS70686Things That Are Love, Part 1
SJS70687Things That Are Love, Part 2
SJS70688Everybody's Somebody's Fool
SJS70689Time On My Hands
Sy Miroff, Felix Orlewitz, David Soyer, Paul Winter (violin) Isadore Zir (viola) Maurice Brown (cello) Robert Banks (piano) Hy White (guitar) Al Lucas (bass) Paul Gusman (drums) Jimmy Scott (vocals)
April 7, 1960
SJS9924Motherless Child
SJS9926If I Ever Lost You
SJS9927Please Forgive Me
SJS9928How Else
SJS9929If You Are But A Dream
SJS9945An Evening In Paradise
** also issued on Savoy MG 12301 entitled "The Fabulous Songs Of Jimmy Scott".

MG 12151   Curtis Fuller (not released)

no details

MG 12152   An Evening At Home With Charlie Parker Sextet

Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Claude McLin (tenor saxophone) Chris Anderson (piano) George Freeman (guitar) Leroy Jackson (bass) Bruz Freeman (drums)
live at unknown dance hall, Chicago, IL, 1950
These Foolish Things
There's A Small Hotel
Fine And Dandy
Hot House

MG 12153   Miles Davis - Miles Ahead (not released)

no details

MG 12154   Booker Ervin - Cookin'

Richard Williams (trumpet) Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone) Horace Parlan (piano) George Tucker (bass) Dannie Richmond (drums)
NYC, November 26, 1960
SBE6401Dee Da Doo
SBE6402Mr. Wiggles
SBE6403You Don't Know What Love Is
SBE6404Down In The Dumps
SBE6405Well, Well
SBE6406Autumn Leaves

MG 12155   Lester Young - The Pres: Jazz Immortal Series, Vol. 2

Jesse Drakes (trumpet -1/5,7,8) Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Kenny Drew (piano) Joe Shulman (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
"Argyle Lounge", Chicago, IL, April 2, 1950
1.Lester's Blues, No. 2 (Neenah)
2.Body And Soul
3.Up And Adam
4.Lester Warms Up (Big Eyes Blues)
5.Lester's Blues, No. 1 (Lester's Mpp Mop Blues)
6.Pennies From Heaven
7.I Can't Get Started
8.How High The Moon

MG 12156   Johnny Rae - Opus De Jazz, Vol. 2

Bobby Jaspar (flute) Johnny Rae (vibraphone) Steve Kuhn (piano) John Neves (bass) Jake Hanna (drums)
NYC, December 6, 1960
SJR60111Potlikker Blues
SJR60112Ah-Leu-Cha
SJR60113Roll On Down
SJR60115Back Yard Blues
SJR60116By My Side
SJR60117Parker's Mood

MG 12157   Tony Argo - Jazz Argosy

Ernie Royal (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Jim Buffington (French horn) Bill Barber (tuba) Hal McKusick (alto saxophone, flute, clarinet) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone, clarinet) Tony Argo (accordion, piano) Joe Cinderella (guitar, arranger) Bill Phillips (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
NYC, circa 1960
Gypsy In My Soul
'Round Midnight (Round About Midnite)
Lover Man
Sixpence
Walkin'
Laura
Half Nelson
Serenade In Blue

MG 12158   Bucky Pizzarelli/Vinnie Burke - Music Minus Many Men

Bucky Pizzarelli (guitar) Vinnie Burke (bass)
January 9, 1961
SBV1100Midnite Blues
SBV1101Mood In Abstract
SBV1102Midnite Struggle
SBV1103Stompin' At The Savoy
SBV1104Lover Man
SBV1105Blues For Lovers (Blues In The Closet)
SBV1106Basin Street Blues
SBV1107Back Bay Shuffle
SBV1108Congo Mood
SBV1109Polka Dots And Moonbeams (Sophisticated Swing)

MG 12159   not used

MG 12160   The Tenor Stylings Of Bill Barron

Ted Curson (trumpet) Bill Barron (tenor saxophone) Kenny Barron (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums)
Medallion Studios, Newark, NJ, February 21, 1961
Blast Off
Ode To An Earth Girl
Fox Hunt
Oriental Impressions
Back Lash
Nebulae
** also issued on Savoy SJL 1184 entitled "Nebulae".

MG 12161   The Voice Of Barbara Long - Soul

Billy Howell (trumpet, arranger) Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone) Nat Phipps (piano) George Tucker (bass) Al Harewood (drums) Barbara Long (vocals)
NYC, January 5, 1961
SBL746It's Heaven
SBL747Largo To Oscar
SBL748Where Is Lonesome
SBL749On Green Dolphin Street
SBL750When You're Smiling
same personnel
NYC, January 10, 1961
SBL751Squeeze Me
SBL752Serenade
SBL753Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You
SBL754Swan Lake (theme)
SBL755Call Me Darling
SBL756You Don't Know What Love Is
SBL757Trolley Song

MG 12162   Art Tatum (not released)

no details

MG 12163   Bill Barron - Modern Windows

Ted Curson (trumpet) Bill Barron (tenor saxophone) Jay Cameron (baritone saxophone) Kenny Barron (piano) Eddie Khan (bass) Pete La Roca (drums)
Medallion Studios, Newark, NJ, June 5, 1961
Men At Work
Tone Colors
Dedication To Wanda
Keystone
Noodlin'
Duality
Self Portrait
Persian Street Scene

MG 12164   Images Of Curtis Fuller

Wilbur Harden (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Yusef Lateef (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Clifford Jarvis (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 6, 1960
New Date
Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) Yusef Lateef (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 7, 1960
SCF666Accident
SCF665Darryl's Minor
SCF667Be Back Ta-Reckla
Judyful
** also issued on Savoy (J) COCY-78279, (J) CY-78806.

MG 12165   not used

MG 12166   not used

MG 12167   Gabe Baltazar (not released)

Ray Starling (mellophone) Gabe Baltazar (alto saxophone) Vinnie Burke (bass) Al Beldini (drums)
September 24, 1961
SGA931When I Fall In Love
SGA932Satin Doll
SGA933Serenata
SGA934Blues For Dr. Jazz
SGA935Blues For Dr. Jazz (insert)
SGA936Pali Pass
SGA937Now's The Time

MG 12168   not used

MG 12169   The Futuristic Sounds Of Sun Ra

Bernard McKinney (euphonium, trombone, bells) Marshall Allen (alto,tenor saxophone, bells) John Gilmore (tenor saxophone, bass clarinet, bells) Pat Patrick (baritone saxophone, bells) Sun Ra (piano) Ronnie Boykins (bass, bells) Willie Jones (drums, percussion) Leah Ananda (congas) Ricky Murray (vocals)
NYC, October 10, 1961
SSR7470Bassism
SSR7471Of Sounds And Something Else
SSR7472What's That
SSR7473Where Is Tomorrow
SSR7474The Beginning
SSR7475New Day
SSR7476Tapestry From An Asteroid
SSR7477Jet Flight
SSR7478Looking Outward
SSR7479Space Jazz Reverie
SSR7480China Gates

MG 12170   Bill Hardman Quintet

Bill Hardman (trumpet) Sonny Redd (alto saxophone) Ronnie Matthews (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
Medallion Studios, Newark, NJ, October 18, 1961
SWH1891Capers
SWH1892Jo B
SWH1893Assunta
SWH1896It Ain't Happened Yet
SWH1897Angel Eyes
SWH1899Buckeye Blues
** also issued on Savoy SJL 1164 entitled "Saying Something".

MG 12171   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Midnight Session

Bill Hardman (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) Sam Dockery (piano) Spanky DeBrest (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Carl Fisher Concert Hall", NYC, March 8 & 9, 1957
Casino
The Biddie Griddies
Potpourri
Ugh!
Mirage
Reflections Of Buhaina

MG 12172   New York Jazz Quartet - Adam's Theme

Herbie Mann (flute, clarinet) Mat Matthews (accordion) Joe Puma (guitar) Whitey Mitchell (bass)
NYC, January 2, 1957
Adam's Theme
Blue Chips
Skylark
How About You
Just You, Just Me
Minors Not Allowed
Together, You And I
Early Morning Blues
The Song Is You

MG 12173   Various Artists - Four French Horns Plus Rhythm

Dave Amram, Fred Klein, Tony Miranda, Julius Watkins (French horn) Mat Matthews (accordion) Joe Puma (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, April 14, 1957
Four Men On A Horn
Come Rain Or Come Shine
On The Alamo
Blues For Milt
Lobo Noche
Moods In Motion

MG 12174   Teddy Charles - The Vibe-Rant Quintet

Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Teddy Charles (vibraphone) Mal Waldron (piano) Addison Farmer (bass) Jerry Segal (drums)
Carl Fischer Concert Hall, NYC, April 1 or January 17, 1957
Old Devil Moon
Skylark
No More Nights
How Deep Is The Ocean
Arlene
Blues Become Elektra
** reissue of Elektra EKL 136 entitled "Vibe-Rant".

MG 12175   New York Jazz Ensemble - Gone Native

Herbie Mann (flute) Mat Matthews (accordion) Joe Puma (guitar) Whitey Mitchell (bass) Teiji Ito, Manuel Ramos (drums)
NYC, February 20, 1957
Oi Vay Calypso
I'm Alone On Sunday
Let Me Remember
March Of The Sugar Cured Hams
Jungle Noon
Mat At Bat
Coo Coo Calypso
Joe Blow
Trade Winds
Sambalu
The Mann Act

MG 12176   Various Artists - The Giants Of Jazz (not released)

no details

MG 12177   Perry Robinson - Funk Dumpling

Perry Robinson (clarinet) Kenny Barron (piano) Henry Grimes (bass) Paul Motian (drums)
NYC, circa 1962
Moon Over Moscow
Sprites Delight
Wahayla
Farmer Alfalfa
Margareta
Dunk Dumpling
Home Is Where Heart Is

MG 12178   Archie Shepp-Bill Dixon Quartet

Bill Dixon (trumpet) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Don Moore (bass -1,2,4) Reggie Workman (bass -3) Paul Cohen (drums -1,2,4) Howard McRae (drums -3)
NYC, October, 1962
1. 63-114Trio
2. 63-115Quartet
3. 63-116Peace
4. 63-117Somewhere

MG 12179   Charlie Parker - The 'Bird' Returns

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Al Haig (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
"Royal Roost", NYC, September 4, 1948
Ko-Ko
same personnel
"Royal Roost", NYC, December 11, 1948
Ornithology (Thriving On From A Riff)
Kenny Dorham (trumpet) replaces Davis
"Royal Roost", NYC, February 12, 1949
Barbados
add Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Dave Lambert, Buddy Stewart (vocals)
"Royal Roost", NYC, February 26, 1949
Half Nelson
Scrapple From The Apple
same personnel
"Royal Roost", NYC, March 12, 1949
Cheryl
Chasin' The Bird

MG 12180   Jack Brokensha - And Then I Said

Jack Brokensha (vibraphone) Howard Lucas (piano) Don Jordan (bass) Art Mardigan (drums)
March 17, 1963
SJB63-093March Of The Siamese Children
SJB63-094Little Niles
SJB63-096And Then I Said
SJB63-097Johnny Guitar
SJB63-099When The Sun Comes Out
SJB63-103Engulfed Cathedral

MG 12181   Jimmy Scott - If You Only Knew

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
4714It's Over
4715I'll Never Deceive You
Budd Johnson (tenor saxophone) Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) Everett Barksdale (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Jimmy Scott (vocals)
NYC, October 14, 1955
SJS6763Recess In Heaven
SJS6765If You Only Knew
SJS6766Am I Wrong
Dave McRae (alto saxophone) Warren Lucky (tenor saxophone) Leslie Johnakins (baritone saxophone) Kelly Owens (piano, director) Mickey Baker (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Arthur Edgehill (drums) Jimmy Scott (vocals)
NYC, October 3, 1956
SJS6888Never Peace Of Mind
Dave McRae (alto saxophone) Jerome Richardson (tenor saxophone, flute) Warren Lucky (tenor,baritone saxophone) Kelly Owens (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Sol Hall (drums) Jimmy Scott (vocals)
NYC, October 18, 1956
SJS6897Oh, What I Wouldn't Give
SJS6898All Or Nothing At All
SJS6899I'm Through With Love
SJS6900Address Unknown
** reissue of Savoy MG 14003.

MG 12182   Paul Bley - Footloose!

Paul Bley (piano) Steve Swallow (bass) Pete La Roca (drums)
Medallion Studios, Newark, NJ, August 17, 1962
SPB6464Floater
SPB6465When Will The Blues Leave
SPB6467Around Again
same personnel
Medallion Studios, Newark, NJ, September 12, 1963
SPB63-259Syndrome
SPB63-261King Korn
SPB63-264Cousins
SPB63-265Vashkar
SPB63-266Turns
** also issued on BYG (F) 529.114 entitled "Footloose".

MG 12183   The Tenor Of Bill Barron - Hot Line

Bill Barron, Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone) Kenny Barron (piano) Larry Ridley (bass) Andrew Cyrille (drums)
Medallion Studios, Newark, NJ, March 31, 1962
SBB6335Bill's Boogie
SBB6336Groovin'
SBB6337Now's The Time
SBB6338A Cool One
SBB6339Jelly Roll
SBB6340Playhouse March
SBB6342Work Song
** also issued on Savoy SJL 1160 entitled "The Tenors Of Bill Barron/Booker Ervin - The Hot Line".

MG 12184   Archie Shepp And The New York Contemporary Five/Bill Dixon 7-Tette

Bill Dixon (trumpet) Ken McIntyre (alto saxophone, oboe) George Barrow (tenor saxophone) Howard Johnson (baritone saxophone, tuba) Hal Dodson, Dave Izenzon (bass) Howard McRae (drums)
NYC, February 4, 1964
64-059Winter Song 1964
64-060The 12th December
Ted Curson (trumpet -1,2) Don Cherry (trumpet -3) John Tchicai (alto saxophone) Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) Ronnie Boykins (bass) Sonny Murray (drums)
NYC, February 5, 1964
1. 64-061Where Poppies Bloom
2. 64-062Like A Blessed Baby Lamb
3. 64-063Consequences
** also issued on BYG (F) 529.100 entitled "Consequences".

MG 12185   Joseph Scianni - New Concepts

Joseph Scianni (piano) David Izenzon (bass)
March 18, 1965
Daniel's Den
Junk Age
A Monday Idea
Little Pink Missile
Man Running
Soul Talk
Memphis Ramble
See Saw

MG 12186   Newly Discovered Sides By Charlie Parker

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Al Haig (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
"Royal Roost", NYC, September 4, 1948
52nd Street Theme
same personnel
"Royal Roost", NYC, December 11, 1948
Groovin' High
Big Foot
same personnel
"Royal Roost", NYC, December 12, 1948
Hot House
Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Al Haig (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums) Dave Lambert, Buddy Stewart (vocals)
"Royal Roost", NYC, February 26, 1949
A Night In Tunisia
same personnel
"Royal Roost", NYC, March 12, 1949
On A Slow Boat To China

MG 12187   Vinson Hill Trio

Vinson Hill (piano) Ronnie Markowitz (bass) John Lee (drums)
April 11, 1966
Night And Day
Pokes Theme
Indian Spiritual
Bess
Lavender's Theme
Young And Foolish
After
Rubato Jazz

MG 12188   Valdo Williams - New Advanced Jazz

Valdo Williams (piano) Reggie Johnson (bass) Stu Martin (drums)
December 20, 1966
Desert Fox
Bad Manners
Move Faster
The Conqueror

MG 12189   Robert F. Pozar - Good Golly, Miss Nancy

Mike Zwerin (trombone, bass trumpet) Kathy Morris (cello) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Robert Pozar (drums)
1966
The Mechanical Answering Service Of Chris And Martha White
Robin Hood
Renfield
Keying In Your Bank
Maia
Good Golly, Miss Nancy

MG 12190   Marc Levin - The Dragon Suite

Jose Gwanga (trombone) Marc Lavin (flute, brass) Calo Scott (cello) Cecil McBee (bass) Frank Clayton (drums)
NYC, 1967
Morning Colors
The Dragon And The Rainbow
Form With The Modern Men
The Rainbow
Twilight Dance
Meditation
The Sea, The Fire, The Earth

MG 12191   Ed Curran - Elysa

Marc Lavin (cornet, flugelhorn, mellophone) Ed Curran (clarinet, alto saxophone) Kiyoshi Tokunaga (bass) Robert Pozar (drums)
NYC, 1967
Cire
Why
Mid Tempo
Looking Back
Duos
Lady A
Nicole
Drac

MG 12192   Electrifying Sounds Of The Paul Jeffrey Quintet

Jimmy Owens (trumpet) Paul Jeffrey (electric tenor saxophone) George Cables (piano) Larry Ridley (bass) Billy Hart (drums)
NYC, August 8, 1968
Made Minor Blue
I Guess I'll Hang My Tars Out To Dry
The Dreamer
Ecclesiology
Green Ivan
A.V.G.

MG 12193   The Marzette Watts Ensemble

George Turner (cornet) Marty Cook (trombone) Marzette Watts (tenor saxophone) Frank Kipers (violin) Bobby Few (piano) Joony Booth, Cevera Jeffers, Steve Tintweiss (bass) Tom Berge, J.C. Moses (drums) Amy Schaefer, Patty Waters (vocals)
NYC, 1968
October Song
F.L.O.A.R.S.S.
Medley
Lonely Woman
Joudpoo
Marzette Watts (tenor saxophone) Bill Dixon (piano) unknown (bass) unknown (drums)
Play It Straight

MG 12194   Charles Moffett - The Gift

Charles Moffett (trumpet, vibraphone, drums, vocals) Paul Jeffrey (tenor saxophone, alto clarinet) Wilbur Ware (bass) Codaryl Moffett (drums -1/3,5) Dennis O'Tootle (drums -4,5)
NYC, 1969
1.Avant Garde Got Soul Too
2.Adverb
3.The Gift
4.Blues Strikes Again
5.Yelricks

MG 12195   The Doug Carn Trio

Doug Carn (organ) Gary Starling (bass) Albert Nicholson (drums)
NYC, 1969?
Walk Right In
Butter From The Duck
My One And Only Love
Motherless Child
Free Blues
Yna Yna Delight

MG 12196   Various Artists - 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) Red Callender (bass) Roy Porter (drums)
"Elks Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, July 6, 1947
BOP42Jeronimo, Part 1 (Cherrykoke) (Cherokee)
BOP43Jeronimo, Part 2 (Cherrykoke) (Cherokee)
BOP44Jeronimo, Part 3 (Cherrykoke) (Cherokee)
BOP45Jeronimo, Part 4 (Cherrykoke) (Cherokee)
BOP46Jeronimo, Part 5 (Cherrykoke) (Cherokee)
BOP47Jeronimo, Part 6 (Cherrykoke) (Cherokee)
BOP48Jeronimo, Part 7 (Cherrykoke) (Cherokee)
BOP49Jeronimo, Part 8 (Cherrykoke) (Cherokee)
Al Killian (trumpet) Sonny Criss (alto saxophone) Wardell Gray (tenor saxophone) Russ Freeman (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Harry Babasin (bass) Ken Kennedy (drums)
BOP50Blow Blow Blow, Part 1
BOP51Blow Blow Blow, Part 2
BOP52Blow Blow Blow, Part 3
BOP53Blow Blow Blow, Part 4
** reissue of Regent MG 6049.

MG 12197   Cozy Cole - Concerto For Cozy

Lammar Wright (trumpet -1/3) Ray Conniff (trombone -1/3) Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Teddy Walters (guitar) Billy Taylor (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, March 13, 1944
1. S5410Jericho
2. S5411Talk To Me
3. S5412Concerto For Cozy
4. S5413Body And Soul
Emmett Berry (trumpet) Walter Thomas (alto,tenor saxophone) Coleman Hawkins, Budd Johnson (tenor saxophone) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Max Shopnick (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, May 1, 1944
S5450Old Man River
S5451Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
S5452Riddin' The Riff
S5453Flat Rock
Eddie Barefield (alto saxophone) Sid Weiss (bass) replaces Johnson, Shopnick
NYC, June 14, 1944
S5466Jersey Jump Off
S5467Stompin' At The Savoy
S5468On The Sunny Side Of The Street
S5469Jump Awhile (Jump Street)
** reissue of Savoy MG 14010.

MG 12198   Jackie And Roy

Norman Faye (trumpet) Bennie Green (trombone) Charlie Ventura (tenor,baritone saxophone) Ben Ventura (baritone saxophone) Roy Kral (piano, vocals) Gus Cole (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums) Jackie Cain (vocals)
Chicago, IL, October, 1948
C-113 | NSC380If I Had You
C-115 | NSC381Euphoria
NSC382Lonely Woman
NSC383F.Y.I.
NSC384Oh, Lady Be Good
NSC385Deed I Do
NSC388Pina Colada
NSC389I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles
NSC390Gone With The Wind
NSC391Once In A While
** reissue of Regent MG 6057.

MG 12199   Pete Johnson - Pete's Blues

Hot Lips Page (trumpet) Clyde Bernhardt (trombone) Don Stovall (alto saxophone) Budd Johnson (tenor saxophone) Pete Johnson (piano) Jimmy Shirley (guitar) Abe Bolar (bass) Jack Parker (drums) Etta Jones (vocals)
NYC, January 2, 1946
NSC97I May Be Wonderful
NSC98Man Wanted
NSC991280 Stomp
NSC101Atomic Boogie
NSC102Back Room Blues
Albert Nicholas (clarinet) Pete Johnson (piano) Jimmy Shirley (guitar) Al Hall (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, January 26, 1946
NSC106Pete's Lonesome Blues
NSC107Mr. Drum Meets Mr. Piano
NSC108Mutiny In The Doghouse
NSC109Mr. Clarinet Knocks Twice
add Hot Lips Page (trumpet) J.C. Higginbotham (trombone) Ben Webster (tenor saxophone)
NYC, January 31, 1946
NSC110Ben Rides Out
NSC111Page Mr. Trumpet
NSC112J.C. From K.C.
** reissue of Savoy MG 14018 entitled "House Rent Party".