Savoy Records Catalog: 45 rpm 4500, 5800, 8000, 300 series

Savoy 4500 series (single)

4500   Milt Jackson - Opus De Funk / Opus And Interlude

Frank Wess (tenor sax, flute) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, October 28, 1955
69054Opus De Funk
69057Opus And Interlude

4501   Frank Wess - Lo Fi / You'll Do

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
69249Lo Fi

4502   Billy Ver Planck - Summer Evening / Oh Gee, Oh Me, Oh My

Bernie Glow, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Phil Woods (alto sax, clarinet) Buzzy Brauner (tenor sax) Gene Allen (baritone sax) Eddie Costa (piano, vibes) Wendell Marshall (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Billy Ver Planck (arranger, director)
NYC, March 26, 1957
SVP6993Summer Evening
SVP6997Oh Gee, Oh Me, Oh My

4503   Ernie Wilkins - Blues In 6/4 / Five Cats Swingin'

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'

4504   Kenny Clarke - Strollin' / Telefunken Blues

Frank Morgan (alto sax) Walter Benton (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes, vocals) Gerald Wiggins (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 1, 1954
SK4401Strollin'
Henry Coker (trombone) Frank Wess (tenor sax, flute) Charlie Fowlkes (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes, piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger)
NYC, February 7, 1955
SKC4669Telefunken Blues

4505   Frank Wess - Doing The Thing / Blues In Coldwater Flat

Ernie Wilkins (alto sax, arranger, director) Jerome Richardson, Frank Wess (tenor sax, flute) Hank Jones (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, August 2, 1955
SEW69008Doing The Thing
SEW69012Blues In Coldwater Flat

4506   J.J. Johnson/Kai Winding - Bernie's Tune / Blues For Trombones

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
J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone) Wally Cirillo (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 26, 1954
Bernie's Tune

4507   Miles Davis - Little Willie Leaps / Half Nelson

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (tenor sax) John Lewis (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, August 14, 1947
S3441-3Little Willie Leaps (orig.-take 3)
S3442-2Half Nelson (orig.-take 2)

4508   Charlie Parker - Now's The Time / Ko-Ko

Miles Davis (trumpet -1) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Dizzy Gillespie (piano -1, trumpet, piano -2) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, November 26, 1945
1. S5851-4Now's The Time (orig.-take 4)
2. S5853-2Ko-Ko (orig.-take 2) (as Cocoa)

4509   A.K. Salim - Lopin' / Duo-Flautists

Joe Wilder (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Herbie Mann (flute, tenor sax) Frank Wess (tenor sax, flute) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) A.K. Salim (arranger, director)
NYC, March 21, 1957
SAK6987Duo-Flautists
SAK6991Lopin'

4510   Andre Hodeir - On A Riff / Esquisse I

Donald Byrd, Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Hal McKusick (alto sax, bass clarinet) Bobby Jaspar (tenor sax, flute) Jay Cameron (baritone sax, clarinet, bass clarinet) Eddie Costa (piano, vibes) George Duvivier (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Andre Hodeir (composer, conductor) Billy Ver Planck (arranger)
NYC, March 5, 1957
SAH6976Esquisse I
same personnel
NYC, March, 1957
SAH6984On A Riff

4511   Joe Wilder - Bluebird / Wilder's Moon

Joe Wilder (trumpet) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, November 29, 1955
69104Wilder's Moon (aka How High The Moon)
Joe Wilder (trumpet) Herbie Mann (flute) Hank Jones (piano) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, December 20, 1955
69115Bluebird

4512   Dizzy Gillespie - Swing Low, Sweet Chariot / Million Dollar Baby

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
D387-3 | D395Million Dollar Baby

4513   Jazz For Playgirls - Senor Blues / Winds

Clyde Reasinger, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Billy Ver Planck (trombone, arranger, director) Phil Woods (alto sax, clarinet) Seldon Powell (tenor sax) Gene Allen (baritone sax, clarinet) Eddie Costa (piano, vibes) George Duvivier (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, November 17, 1957
Senor Blues
Winds

4514   Kenny Clarke - Hear Me Takin' To Ya / Bohemia After Dark

Nat Adderley (cornet) Donald Byrd (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley (alto sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax, flute -2) Horace Silver (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, June 28, 1955
1. SKC6982Hear Me Takin' To Ya
2. SKC6984Bohemia After Dark

4515   Cannonball Adderley - Spontaneous Combustion / A Little Taste

Nat Adderley (cornet) Cannonball Adderley (alto sax) Hank Jones (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, July 14, 1955
SJA6987Spontaneous Combustion
SJA6989A Little Taste

4516   Frank Wess - East Wind / Kansas City Side

Frank Wess (flute) Kenny Burrell, Freddie Green (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 20, 1956
69231Kansas City Side
69232East Wind

4517   The Modern Jazz Quartet - D And E / True Blues

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, August 24, 1951
3001D And E
Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, April, 1952
HL324True Blues

4518   Art Pepper - These Foolish Things / Straight Life

Art Pepper (alto sax) Hampton Hawes (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Larry Bunker (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 4, 1952
D6002-4 | D6036These Foolish Things
Art Pepper (alto sax) Jack Montrose (tenor sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Monty Budwig (bass) Larry Bunker (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 25, 1954
D6307-2Straight Life

4519   Yusef Lateef - G' Bouk / Kenny Clarke - Plenty For Kenny

Eddie Bert (trombone) Ernie Wilkins (alto, tenor sax, arranger) George Barrow (tenor, baritone sax) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, March 30, 1955
SKC4693Plenty For Kenny
Curtis Fuller (trombone, tambourine) Yusef Lateef (tenor sax, flute, argol, scraper) Hugh Lawson (piano) Ernie Farrow (bass, rabat) Louis Hayes (drums) Doug Watkins (finger cymbals, percussion)
NYC, April 9, 1957
SYL70015G' Bouk

4520   Billy Ver Planck - Whoo-Ee! / Play Girl Stroll

Bernie Glow, Phil Sunkel (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Phil Woods (alto sax, clarinet) Seldon Powell (tenor sax, flute) Sol Schlinger (baritone sax) Eddie Costa (piano, vibes) 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 sax, clarinet) Seldon Powell (tenor sax) Gene Allen (baritone sax, clarinet) Eddie Costa (piano, vibes) George Duvivier (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, November 17, 1957
Whoo-Ee

4521   Milt Jackson - Now's The Time / Soul In 3/4

Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, January 23, 1956
69128Now's The Time
69133Soul In 3/4

4522   Frank Wess - Miss Blues / Low Life

Joe Newman (trumpet) Frank Wess (alto sax, flute) Kenny Burrell, Freddie Green (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 26, 1956
SJN6923Miss Blues
SJN6924Low Life

4523   Charlie Byrd - Jive At Five / Four O'Clock Funk

Charlie Byrd (guitar) Keeter Betts (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
NYC, August 4, 1957
Blues For The Night People: Four O'Clock Funk
Jive At Five

4524   Andre Hodeir - Parisian Thoroughfare / Jordu

Roger Guerin, Jean Liesse (trumpet) Nat Peck (trombone) Jean Aldegon (alto sax) George Grenu (tenor sax) Armand Migiani (baritone sax) Fats Sadi (vibes) Pierre Michelot (bass) Christian Garros (drums) Andre Hodeir (arranger, conductor)
Paris, France, June 26, 1956
Parisian Thoroughfare
same personnel
Paris, France, June 27, 1956
Jordu

4525   no information

4526   Gene Ammons - Chips / Traveling Light

John Coles (trumpet) Lino Murray (trombone) Gene Ammons (tenor sax) McKinley Easton (baritone sax) John Huston (piano) unknown (guitar) Benny Stuberville (bass) George Brown (drums)
Chicago, IL, November 18, 1952
U1163Just Chips
U1166Traveling Light

4527   Gene Ammons - Good Time Blues / Street Of Dreams

John Coles (trumpet) Lino Murray (trombone) Gene Ammons (tenor sax) McKinley Easton (baritone sax) John Huston (piano) unknown (guitar) Benny Stuberville (bass) George Brown (drums): same session
Chicago, IL, November 18, 1952
U1164-2Street Of Dreams
U1165-2The Beat (as Good Time Blues)
** reissue of United U 137 entitled "Street Of Dreams / The Beat".

4528   Gene Ammons - Red Top / Stairway To The Stars

John Coles (trumpet) Lino Murray (trombone) Gene Ammons (tenor sax) McKinley Easton (baritone sax) John Huston (piano) unknown (guitar) Benny Stuberville (bass) George Brown (drums): same personnel
Chicago, IL, April 15, 1953
S302Red Top
same personnel
Chicago, IL, June 8, 1953
U1332Stairway To The Stars

4529   Gene Ammons - Jim Dog / Fuzzy

John Coles (trumpet) Lino Murray (trombone) Gene Ammons (tenor sax) McKinley Easton (baritone sax) John Huston (piano) unknown (guitar) Benny Stuberville (bass) George Brown (drums): same session
Chicago, IL, June 8, 1953
U1331Fuzzy
U1333Jim Dawgs

Savoy 5800 series (7 inch 45 rpm)

5800   no information

5801   no information

5802   no information

5803   no information

5804   no information

5805   The Psalmeneers - T' Will Be Glory / Over The River

The Psalmeneers
February 3, 1961
T' Will Be Glory
Over The River

5806   no information

5807   no information

5808   no information

5809   no information

5810   no information

5811   no information

Gospel 5812   The Southern Stars - Jesus Is Waiting / All Power

The Southern Stars
March 5, 1962
SSS6301Jesus Is Waiting
SSS6302All Power

Savoy International 8000 series (single)

SA 8007   no information

Savoy 45-300 series (7 inch 45 rpm)

45-300   Charlie Parker - Now's The Time / Red Cross

Charlie Parker (alto sax) Clyde Hart (piano) Tiny Grimes (guitar, vocals) Jimmy Butts (bass, vocals) Doc West (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, September 15, 1944
S5713-2Red Cross (orig.-take 2)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Dizzy Gillespie (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, November 26, 1945
S5851-4Now's The Time (orig.-take 4)

45-301   Charlie Parker - Chasin' The Bird / Cheryl

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Bud Powell (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, May 8, 1947
S3421-3Chasin' The Bird (new-take 3)
S3422-2Cheryl (orig.-take 2)

45-302   Charlie Parker - Warming Up A Riff / Buzzy

Charlie Parker (alto sax) Dizzy Gillespie (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, November 26, 1945
S5849-1Warming Up A Riff (orig.-take 1)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Bud Powell (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, May 8, 1947
S3423-5Buzzy (orig.-take)

45-303   Charlie Parker - Half Nelson / Merry-Go-Round

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (tenor sax) John Lewis (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, August 14, 1947
S3442-2Half Nelson (orig.-take 2)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) John Lewis (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 24, 1948
B911-2Merry-Go-Round (orig.-take 2)

45-304   Charlie Parker - Billie's Bounce / Klaunstance

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Dizzy Gillespie (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, November 26, 1945
S5850-5Billie's Bounce (orig.-take 5)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Duke Jordan (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
United Sound Systems, Detroit, MI, December 21, 1947
D832-1Klaunstance (orig.-take 1)

45-305   Charlie Parker - Little Willie Leaps / Another Hair Do

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (tenor sax) John Lewis (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, August 14, 1947
S3441-3Little Willie Leaps (orig.-take 3)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Duke Jordan (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
United Sound Systems, Detroit, MI, December 21, 1947
D830-3Another Hair Do (orig.-take 3)

45-306   Charlie Parker - Thriving On A Riff / Sippin' At Bells

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Sadik Hakim (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, November 26, 1945
S5852-3Thriving On A Riff (orig.-take 3)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (tenor sax) John Lewis (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, August 14, 1947
S3443-2Sippin' At Bells (orig.-take 2)

45-307   Charlie Parker - Bluebird / Parker's Mood

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Duke Jordan (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
United Sound Systems, Detroit, MI, December 21, 1947
D831-3Bluebird (orig.-take 3)
Charlie Parker (alto sax) John Lewis (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 18, 1948
B903-3Parker's Mood (orig.-take 3)

45-308   Charlie Parker - Barbados / Riff Warmer

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) John Lewis (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Joe Harris (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 29, 1947
13005Confirmation (as Riff Warmer)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) John Lewis (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 18, 1948
B900-4Barbados (orig.-take 4)

45-309   Charlie Parker - Bird Gets The Worm / Perhaps

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Duke Jordan (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
United Sound Systems, Detroit, MI, December 21, 1947
D833-3Bird Gets The Worm (orig.-take 3)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) John Lewis (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 24, 1948
B908-6Perhaps (orig.-take 6)

45-310   Charlie Parker - Milestones / Tiny's Tempo

Charlie Parker (alto sax) Clyde Hart (piano) Tiny Grimes (guitar, vocals) Jimmy Butts (bass, vocals) Doc West (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, September 15, 1944
S5710-3Tiny's Tempo (orig.-take 3)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (tenor sax) John Lewis (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, August 14, 1947
S3440-1Milestones (orig.-take 1)

45-311   Charlie Parker - Ko-Ko / Marmaduke

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, piano) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, November 26, 1945
S5853-2Ko-Ko (orig.-take 2) (as Cocoa)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) John Lewis (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 24, 1948
B909-6Marmaduke (orig.-take 6)

45-312   Charlie Parker - Donna Lee / Steeplechase

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Bud Powell (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, May 8, 1947
S3420-4Donna Lee (new-take 4)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) John Lewis (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 24, 1948
B910-1Steeplechase (orig.-take 1)

45-313   Charlie Parker - Ah-Leu-Cha / Constellation

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) John Lewis (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums): same personnel
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 18, 1948
B901-2Ah-Leu-Cha (orig.-take 2)
B902-4Constellation (orig.-take 4)