Savoy Records Catalog: 78 rpm 1100, Bop 900 series

Savoy 1100 series (10 inch 78 rpm)

1100   Billy Wright - After Awhile / Four Cold Cold Walls

Pat Jenkins (trumpet) John Haughton (trombone) Buddy Tate (tenor sax) Ben Richardson (baritone sax) Skip Hall (piano) Carl Wilson (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Billy Wright (vocals)
NYC, October 8, 1952
SBW4256After Awhile
Billy Wright (vocals) and others
Atlanta, GA, May 29, 1953
SBW4380Four Cold Cold Walls

1101   Emmitt Slay - Be Mine Once More / Male Call

Bob White (organ, vocals) Emmitt Slay (guitar, vocals) Lawrence Jackson (drums)
NYC, March 30, 1953
SES4326Be Mine Once More
SES4328Male Call

1102   Earl Johnson - Have You Gone Crazy / Beggin' At Your Mercy

Robert Caffery (tenor sax) Huey Smith (piano) Earl King (guitar) Roland Cook (bass) Charles Williams (drums) Earl Forrest (vocals)
New Orleans, LA, June 1, 1953
SEJ4372Have You Gone Crazy
SEJ4373Beggin' At Your Mercy

1103   Don Elliott - Where Or When / Take Me Out To The Ball Game

Don Elliott (trumpet, mellophone, vibes, bongos) Douglas Duke (organ) Mort Herbert (bass) Sid Bulkin (drums)
NYC, June 24, 1953
SDE4383Where Or When
SDE4384Take Me Out To The Ball Game

1104   The Imperials - My Darling / You Should Have Told Me

The Gaylords
NYC, May 23, 1952
SGL4197My Darling
SGL4199You Should Have Told Me

1105   Henry Hayes/Elmore Nixon - Last Night / If You'll Be My Love

Henry Hayes (alto sax) unknown (tenor sax) Elmore Nixon (piano, vocals) unknown (bass) unknown (drums)
NYC, circa 1950
ACA2321If You'll Be My Love
Henry Hayes (alto sax) unknown (tenor sax) Elmore Nixon (piano, vocals) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums)
Houston, TX, December 16, 1952
SHH4293Last Night

1106   Jammin' Jim - Shake Boogie / Jivin' Woman

Ed Harris (guitar, vocals)
NYC, March 22, 1951
CS496Jivin' Woman
Ed Harris (guitar, vocals) unknown (drums)
NYC, June 14, 1951
AS23002Shake Boogie

1107   Varetta Dillard - I Love You Just The Same / I Love You

Bobby Johnson (trumpet) Buddy Tate (tenor sax) Haywood Henry (baritone sax) Skip Hall (piano) Carl Wilson (bass) Billy Smith (drums) Varetta Dillard (vocals)
NYC, July 1, 1953
SVD4393I Love You Just The Same
SVD4394I Love You

1108   Doug Duke - Song Of India / If Love Is Good To Me

Douglas Duke (organ) Clyde Lombardi (bass) Mel Zelnick (drums)
NYC, August 21, 1953
SDD4402Song Of India
SDD4403If Love Is Good To Me

1109   The Wanderers - Heh Mae Ethel / We Could Find Happiness

Buddy Tate (tenor sax) Dave McRae (baritone sax) Mal Waldron (piano) Carl Wilson (bass) Sid Bulkin (drums) The Wanderers (vocal group)
NYC, August 26, 1953
SWD4409Heh Mae Ethel
SWD4411We Could Find Happiness

1110   Johnny Guarnieri - Band Aid / Big Head

Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Slam Stewart (bass) Sammy Weiss (drums)
NYC, September 20, 1944
S5719Kiss Me Again (as Band Aid)
same personnel
NYC, November 7, 1944
S5742Hangover (as Big Head)

1111   Louis Prima - Brooklyn Boogie / Robin Hood

Louis Prima (trumpet, vocals, leader) and others
NYC, July 16, 1953
SLP4400Brooklyn Boogie
SLP4401Robin Hood

1112   Bobby Scott - I Married An Angel / But Beautiful

Bobby Scott (piano) Jim Corbette (bass) Al Levitt (drums)
NYC, September 15, 1953
SBC4413But Beautiful
SBC4416I Married An Angel

1113   Huey Smith - You Made Me Cry / You're Down With Me

Robert Caffery (tenor sax) Huey Smith (piano, vocals) Earl King (guitar) Roland Cook (bass) Charles Williams (drums)
New Orleans, LA, June 1, 1953
SHS4376You Made Me Cry
SHS4377You're Down With Me

1114   Lenny Hambro - Ham Nose / Try A Little Tenderness

Eddie Bert (trombone) Lenny Hambro (alto sax) Hank Jones (piano) Clyde Lombardi (bass) Sid Bulkin (drums) Babs Gonzales (vocals)
NYC, September 22, 1953
SLH4418Ham Nose
SLH4419-2Try A Little Tenderness

1115   Babs Gonzales - The Boss Is Back / Get Out Of That Bed

Gil Askey, Hal Mitchell (trumpet) Bob Range (trombone) Buddy Tate (tenor sax) Maurice Simon (baritone sax) Hank Jones (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Babs Gonzales (vocals)
NYC, October 9, 1953
SBG8600Get Out Of That Bed
SBG8601The Boss Is Back (aka Ornithology)

1116   Doug Duke - Laura / There's A Small Hotel

Douglas Duke (organ) Clyde Lombardi (bass) Mel Zelnick (drums)
NYC, October 21, 1953
SDD4429Laura
SDD4432There's A Small Hotel

1117   Cal Tjader - Love Me Or Leave Me / Tangerine

Cal Tjader (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, October 21, 1953
SCT4427Love Me Or Leave Me
SCT4428Tangerine

1118   Varetta Dillard - I Ain't Gonna Tell / (That's The Way) My Mind Is Working

Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Haywood Henry (baritone sax) Mal Waldron (piano) Wally Richardson (guitar) John William Jr. (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Varetta Dillard (vocals) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
NYC, November 4, 1953
SVD4433I Ain't Gonna Tell
SVD4435(That's The Way) My Mind Is Working

1119   Big Bertha - Love Is A Crazy Thing / Little Daddy

Bertha Henderson (vocals) and others
New Orleans, LA, November 22, 1953
SBB4444Love Is A Crazy Thing
SBB4445Little Daddy

1120   Cal Tjader - Minority / I Want To Be Happy

Cal Tjader (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, October 21, 1953
SCT4425Minority
SCT4426I Want To Be Happy

1121   Dolly Cooper - You Gotta Be Good To Yourself / Love Can't Be Blind

William Campbell (trombone) Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Haywood Henry (baritone sax) Mickey Baker (guitar) Johnny Williams (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Dolly Cooper (vocals) The Wanderers (vocal group)
NYC, December 8, 1953
SDC4465You Gotta Be Good To Yourself
SDC4466Love Can't Be Blind

1122   Baby Face - Moonshine Baby / Red Headed Woman

Little Walter (harmonica, vocals) Muddy Waters (guitar) Baby Face Leroy (drums, vocals)
Chicago, IL, circa 1948
SBL4459Moonshine Baby
SBL4460Red Headed Woman
** also issued on Savoy 1501 entitled "Red Headed Woman / Moonshine Baby".

1123   George Stevenson - Meet Me At Grandma's Joint / Teasin' Tan

George Stevenson (trombone) Lee Allen (tenor sax) and others
New Orleans, LA, January 19, 1954
SGS5101Meet Me At Grandma's Joint
SGS5102Teasin' Tan

1124   Luther Bond - See What You Done / What If You

Russell Hampton (trumpet) Edwin Conley (bass) Charles Montgomery (drums) Wilbur Jackson (unknown instruments) Luther Bond (lead vocals) The Emeralds (vocal group) and others
Cincinnati, OH, January 15, 1954
SLB4477See What You Done
SLB4478What If You

1125   The Hampton Sisters - My Heart Tells Me / Hey Little Boy

The Hampton Sisters
probably New Orleans, LA, February 19, 1954
SHS4490My Heart Tells Me
SHS4493Hey Little Boy

1126   Dave Dixon - My Plea / Over The River

Lee Allen (tenor sax) Huey Smith (piano) Robert Parker, Joe Smith, Billy Tate (unknown instruments) Dave Dixon (vocals)
New Orleans, LA, February 19, 1954
SGD4485My Plea
SGD4486Over The River

1127   Billy Wright - Live The Life / I Remember

Albert Dobbins, Jimmy Hinsley, Charles Holloway, Wesley Jackson, Roy Mays, J.W. Simpson, Eddie Tigner (unknown instruments) Billy Wright (vocals)
Atlanta, GA, February 25, 1954
SBW4482Live The Life
SBW4483I Remember

1128   The Hot Shots - Horse's Neck / Blue Hours

The Hot Shots
April 7, 1954
WFB2422Horse's Neck
WFB2423Blue Hours

1129   Nappy Brown - That Man / I Wonder

Al Sears, Sam Taylor (tenor sax) George Berg (baritone sax) Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) Mickey Baker (guitar) Abie Baker (bass) Jimmy Crawford (drums) Nappy Brown (vocals)
NYC, March 31, 1954
SNB4501That Man
SNB4502I Wonder

1130   The Dreams - Darlene / A Letter To My Girl

The Dreams (vocal group) and others
NYC, April 1, 1954
WDM6663Darlene
WDM6664A Letter To My Girl

1131   Luther Bond - Starlight Starbright / You Were My Love

Russell Hampton (trumpet) Edwin Conley (bass) Charles Montgomery (drums) Wilbur Jackson (unknown instruments) Luther Bond (lead vocals) The Emeralds (vocal group) and others
Cincinnati, OH, January 15, 1954
SLB4479Starlight Starbright
SLB4480You Were My Love

1132   Johnny Otis - Mambo Boogie / Robert Banks - Mambo Blues

Don Johnson (trumpet) George Washington (trombone) Walter Henry (alto sax) Lorenzo Holden, James Von Streeter (tenor sax) Johnny Otis (vibes) Devonia Williams (piano) Pete Lewis (guitar) Mario Delagarde (bass) Leard Bell (drums) Linda Hopkins, Mel Walker (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, January 10, 1951
SLA13018-4Mambo Boogie
Bobby Banks (organ) The Waileroos, and others
February 11, 1954
WW2404Mambo Blues

1133   Earl Williams - I Can't Go On / Let's Make Love Tonight

Jack Willis (trumpet) Waldron Joseph (trombone) Lee Allen (tenor sax) Edward Frank (piano) Justin Adams (guitar) Frank Fields (bass) Earl Palmer (drums) Earl Williams (vocals)
New Orleans, LA, June 14, 1954
SEW4577I Can't Go On
SEW4578Let's Make Love Tonight

1134   The Blue Diamonds - Honey Baby / No Money

Huey Smith (piano) Billy Tate (guitar) Frank Fields (bass) Earl Palmer (drums)
New Orleans, LA, June 15, 1954
STD4581Honey Baby
STD4583No Money

1135   Nappy Brown - Is It True, Is It True / Two Faced Woman

Al Sears, Sam Taylor (tenor sax) George Berg (baritone sax) Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) Mickey Baker (guitar) Abie Baker (bass) Jimmy Crawford (drums) Nappy Brown (vocals)
NYC, March 31, 1954
SNB4500Is It True, Is It True
SNB4503Two Faced Woman

1136   The Hot Shots - Blue Nights / Blue Dreams

Pazzuza Simon (tenor sax) Milt Buckner (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Arthur Herbert (drums)
NYC, October 28, 1946
S3366Lights Out
The Hot Shots
April 7, 1954
WFB2422-1Blue Dreams

1137   Varetta Dillard - Send Me Some Money / Love

unknown (tenor sax) unknown (baritone sax) unknown (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) possibly Bobby Donaldson (drums) Varetta Dillard (vocals) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
August 20, 1954
SVD11002Send Me Some Money
SVD11003Love

1138   Wilbert Harrison - The Ways Of A Woman / Don't Drop It

unknown (tenor sax) unknown (baritone sax) unknown (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) possibly Bobby Donaldson (drums) Wilbert Harrison (vocals) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
August 20, 1954
SWH11004The Ways Of A Woman
SWH11005Don't Drop It

1139   Morris Fontain - Cryin' My Heart Out / Juicin' And Goofin'

Morris Fontain
September 28, 1954
SMF6900Cryin' My Heart Out
SMF6901Juicin' And Goofin'

1140   The Dreams - I'm Losing My Mind / Under The Willow

The Dreams (vocal group)
circa October, 1954
SDP6904I'm Losing My Mind
SDP6905Under The Willow

1141   Pee Wee Hunt - Muskrat Ramble / Royal Garden Blues

Frank Bruno (trumpet) Pee Wee Hunt (trombone, vocals) Matty Matlock (clarinet) Carl Fisher (piano) Harvey Chernap (bass) Glenn Walker (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July, 1946
MR440-3Muskrat Ramble
MR447-1Royal Garden Blues

1142   Lennie Hambro/Eddie Bert - Mambo Barbarita / Feeding The Chicken

Eddie Bert (trombone) Lennie Hambro (alto sax) Rene Hernandez (piano) Louis Barretto (bass) Jose Mangual, Ubaldo Nieto, Ray "Mongo" Santamaria (percussion)
NYC, April 13, 1954
SLH4508Mambo Barbarita
SLH4512Feeding The Chicken

1143   Big Jay McNeely - The Deacon's Hop / Paul Williams - The Hucklebuck

Big Jay McNeely (tenor sax) Bob McNeely (baritone sax) Devonia Williams (piano) unknown (bass) unknown (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 13, 1948
SLA502-1The Deacon's Hop
Phil Guilbeau (trumpet) Miller Sam (tenor sax) Paul Williams (baritone, alto sax) Floyd Taylor (piano) Herman Hopkins (bass) Reetham Mallett (drums)
NYC, December 15, 1948
S23011The Hucklebuck

1144   The Rocking Brothers - The Grinder / Play Boy Hop

The Rocking Brothers
circa October or November, 1954
SA1558The Grinder
SA1559Play Boy Hop

1145   Vin Strong - Heart Strings / Swingin' The Mambo

Vin Strong (organ) Wally Richardson (guitar) Charles Mingus (bass) James Smith (drums)
NYC, November 9, 1954
SVS7901Heart Strings
SVS7902Swingin' The Mambo

1146   Little Esther/Mel Walker - My Christmas Blues / Love For Christmas

Joe Howard (tenor sax) Tiny Webb (guitar) Minor Robinson (drums) Rolf Beleman, Doug Byers, Albert Elam, Adam Green, Joe Stone (unknown instruments) Felix Gross (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, October 25, 1949
SLA4434-3Love For Christmas
Lee Graves, Don Johnson, Hosea Sapp (trumpet) George Washington (trombone) Lorenzo Holden, James Von Streeter (tenor sax) Walter Henry (baritone, alto sax) Johnny Otis (vibes) Devonia Williams (piano) Pete Lewis (guitar) Mario Delagarde (bass) Leard Bell (drums) Lee Graves, Little Esther, Mel Walker (vocals)
NYC, August 12, 1950
SAV6822Far Way Blues (My Christmas Blues)

1147   The Roamers - Deep Freeze / I'll Never Get Over You

Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Doles Dickens (bass) Panama Francis (drums) The Roamers (vocal group) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
NYC, November 19, 1954
WWR7910Deep Freeze
WWR7911I'll Never Get Over You

1148   Sticks McGhee - Things Have Changed / Help Me Baby

Bubba Brooks (tenor sax) Fletcher Smith (piano) Sticks McGhee (guitar, vocals) Prince Babbs (bass) Irving Brown (drums)
NYC, November 12, 1954
SSM7905Things Have Changed
SSM7907Help Me Baby

1149   Wilbert Harrison - Women And Whiskey / Da Dee Ya Du

Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Wilbert Harrison (guitar, vocals) Doles Dickens (bass) Panama Francis (drums) The Roamers (vocal group) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
NYC, November 19, 1954
WWH7912Da Dee Ya Du (I'll Do Anything For You)
WWH7913Women And Whiskey

1150   Lick, Slick And Slide - I Got Drunk / I Love My Baby

Lick, Slick And Slide
NYC, January 6, 1955
WW592I Got Drunk
WW593I Love My Baby

1151   Larry Darnell - That's All I Want From You / Who Showed My Baby How To Love Me

Buddy Lucas (tenor sax) Budd Johnson (baritone sax) Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) Wally Richardson (guitar) Abie Baker (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Larry Darnell (vocals)
NYC, January 20, 1955
SLD4592That's All I Want From You
SLD4593Who Showed My Baby How To Love Me

1152   Big Mike - Rain Or Shine / Down In New Orleans

Buddy Lucas (tenor sax) Budd Johnson (baritone sax) Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) Wally Richardson (guitar) Abie Baker (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Mike Gordon (vocals)
NYC, January 20, 1955
SBM4594Rain Or Shine
SBM4595Down In New Orleans

1153   Varetta Dillard - Johnny Has Gone / So Many Ways

Maurice Simon (tenor sax) Haywood Henry (baritone sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Doles Dickens (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Varetta Dillard (vocals) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
NYC, January 24, 1955
SVD4596Johnny Has Gone
SVD4597So Many Ways

1154   Jimmy Scott - When Did You Leave Heaven / Everybody Needs Somebody

Budd Johnson (tenor sax) 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
WJS4664Everybody Needs Somebody

1155   Nappy Brown - It's Really You / Don't Be Angry

Budd Johnson, Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Maurice Simon (baritone sax) Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) Mickey Baker (guitar) Abie Baker (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Nappy Brown (vocals)
NYC, February 1, 1955
SNB4659It's Really You
SNB4660Don't Be Angry

1156   The Roamers - Chop Chop Ching A Ling / Never Let Me Go

Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Budd Johnson (baritone sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Lloyd Trotman (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) The Roamers (vocal group) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
NYC, March 14, 1955
STR4685Chop Chop Ching A Ling
STR4686Never Let Me Go

1157   The Dreams - I'll Be Faithful / My Little Honeybun

Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Budd Johnson (baritone sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Lloyd Trotman (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) The Dreams (vocal group) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
NYC, March 14, 1955
STD4687I'll Be Faithful
STD4688My Little Honeybun

1158   Chuz Alfred - Buckeye Bounce / Caravan

Ola Hansson (trombone) Chuz Alfred (tenor sax) Chuck Lee (piano, drums)
Cincinnati, OH, March 30, 1955
SCA334Buckeye Bounce
SCA335Caravan

1159   Luther Bond - It's Written In The Stars / I Won't Believe You Anymore

unknown (piano) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Luther Bond (lead vocals) The Emeralds (vocal group)
Cincinnati, OH, March 30, 1955
SLB330It's Written In The Stars
SLB332I Won't Believe You Anymore

1160   Varetta Dillard - You're The Answer To My Prayer / Promise Mr. Thomas

Jerome Richardson, Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Budd Johnson (baritone sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Varetta Dillard (vocals) The Roamers (vocal group) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
NYC, May 3, 1955
SVD4696You're The Answer To My Prayer
SVD4698Promise Mr. Thomas

1161   Papa Lightfoot - Mean Old Train / Wild Fire

Alexander "Papa" Lightfoot (harmonica, vocals) Paul "Guitar Red" Johnson (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums)
Atlanta, GA, February 22, 1955
SPL7201Mean Old Train
SPL7202Wild Fire

1162   Nappy Brown - There'll Come A Day / Piddly Patter Patter

Budd Johnson, Al Sears (tenor sax) George Berg (baritone sax) Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) Everett Barksdale (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Nappy Brown (vocals)
NYC, June 8, 1955
SNB7400There'll Come A Day
SNB7402Piddly Patter Patter

1163   Jimmy Scott - Very Truly Yours / Don't Cry Baby

Dave McRae (alto, baritone sax) George Berg (tenor sax) Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) George Barnes (guitar) Al Hall (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Jimmy Scott (vocals)
NYC, April 22, 1955
SJS6642Very Truly Yours
SJS6643Don't Cry Baby

1164   Wilbert Harrison - Florida Special / Darling Listen To This Song

Willie Morgan (piano) Wilbert Harrison (guitar, vocals) David Dixon (drums) Malachi Buckman (timbales) and others
NYC, June 20, 1955
SWH4710Florida Special
SWH4711Darling Listen To This Song

1165   Joe Williams - Blow Mr. Low / Time For Moving

Sonny Cohn (trumpet) Riley Hampton (alto sax) Leon Washington (tenor sax) McKinley Easton (baritone sax) Earl Washington (piano) Ike Perkins (guitar) Walt Champion (bass) Red Saunders (drums) Joe Williams (vocals)
Chicago, IL, 1954
SJW1100-1Blow Mr. Low
SJW1101-1Time For Moving

1166   Varetta Dillard - I'll Never Forget You / I Can't Stop Now

Jerome Richardson, Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Budd Johnson (baritone sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Varetta Dillard (vocals) The Roamers (vocal group) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
NYC, May 3, 1955
SVD4697I'll Never Forget You
SVD4699I Can't Stop Now

1167   Nappy Brown - Just A Little Love / Well Well Baby

Budd Johnson, Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Maurice Simon (baritone sax) Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) Mickey Baker (guitar) Abie Baker (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Nappy Brown (vocals)
NYC, February 1, 1955
SNB4658Just A Little Love
Budd Johnson, Al Sears (tenor sax) George Berg (baritone sax) Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) Everett Barksdale (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Nappy Brown (vocals)
NYC, June 8, 1955
SNB7401Well Well Baby

1168   Florence Wright - Young Lover's Waltz / To Love Is To Sin

Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Leroy Kirkland (piano, arranger) Mickey Baker (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Panama Francis (drums) Florence Wright (vocals)
NYC, August 3, 1955
SFW4716Young Lover's Waltz
SFW4717To Love Is To Sin

1170   Irene Reid - Sweetie / I'm So Glad

Budd Johnson, Jerome Richardson (tenor sax) Dave McRae (baritone sax) Kelly Owens (piano, arranger) Milt Hinton (bass) Panama Francis (drums) Irene Reid (vocals)
NYC, August 8, 1955
SIR4720Sweetie
SIR4721I'm So Glad

1171   Larry Harrison - I Will Wait / My Baby

Larry Harrison (vocals) and others
NYC, August 8, 1955
SLH4722I Will Wait
SLH4723My Baby

1172   The Carnations - The Angels Sent You To Me / Night Time Is The Right Time

Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Leroy Kirkland (piano, arranger) Mickey Baker (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Panama Francis (drums) The Carnations (vocal group)
NYC, August 3, 1955
STC4718The Angels Sent You To Me
STC4719Night Time Is The Right Time

1173   Doc Jones - My Promise / I'm Gonna Love And Be Loved

Maurice Simon (tenor sax) Haywood Henry (baritone sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Willie "Doc" Jones (guitar, vocals) Doles Dickens (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
NYC, January 24, 1955
SDJ4598My Promise
SDJ4599I'm Gonna Love And Be Loved

1174   Little Jimmy Scott - Why Don't You Open Up Your Heart / Imagination

Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) Mundell Lowe (guitar) Charles Mingus (bass) Rudy Nichols (drums) Little Jimmy Scott (vocals)
NYC, February 5, 1955
WJS4665Why Don't You Open Up Your Heart
Dave McRae (alto, baritone sax) George Berg (tenor sax) Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) George Barnes (guitar) Al Hall (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Jimmy Scott (vocals)
NYC, April 22, 1955
SJS6641Imagination

1175   Chuz Alfred - Rock Along / Rocking Boy

Ola Hansson (trombone) Chuz Alfred (tenor sax) Chuck Lee (piano, drums)
Cincinnati, OH, March 30, 1955
SCA3600Rock Along
SCA3602Rocking Boy

1176   Nappy Brown - Deedle I Love You / Sittin' In The Dark

Warren Luckey, Al Sears (tenor sax) Dave McRae (baritone sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Lloyd Trotman (bass) Panama Francis (drums) Nappy Brown (vocals) Howard Biggs (arranger, director)
NYC, September 29, 1955
SNB6750Deedle I Love You (as Deedle I Do)
SNB6753Sittin' In The Dark

1177   Brownie McGhee - I'd Love To Love You / Anna Mae

Sonny Terry (harmonica) Ernie Hayes (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Brownie McGhee (guitar, vocals) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Gene Brooks (drums)
NYC, October 3, 1955
SBM6755I'd Love To Love You
SBM6758Anna Mae

1178   Little David - I Won't Cry / You'll Pay

Jerome Richardson (tenor sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Sticks Evans (drums) Little David (vocals) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
NYC, October 4, 1955
SLD6759I Won't Cry
SLD6760You'll Pay

1179   Hal Singer - Hot Rod / Rock And Roll

Buddy Lucas, Hal Singer (tenor sax) Kelly Owens (piano, director) Mickey Baker (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Panama Francis (drums)
NYC, October 27, 1955
SBL6769Hot Rod
SBL6770Rock And Roll

1180   Buddy Lucas - Ho Diddy Ho / Oh Mary Ann

Buddy Lucas, Hal Singer (tenor sax) Kelly Owens (piano, director) Mickey Baker (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Panama Francis (drums): same session
NYC, October 27, 1955
SBL6767Ho Diddy Ho
SBL6768Oh Mary Ann

1181   Big Miller - All Is Well / I'm To Understand

Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Kelly Owens (piano, arranger) Mickey Baker (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Panama Francis (drums) Clifford Curry, Big Miller (vocals)
NYC, November 10, 1955
SBM6775All Is Well
SBM6776I'm To Understand

1182   The Five Pennies - Mr. Moon / Let It Rain

Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Kelly Owens (piano, arranger) Mickey Baker (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Panama Francis (drums)
NYC, November 10, 1955
SFP6777Mr. Moon
SFP6778Let It Rain

1183   Billy Nelson - Walk Along / Pack, Shack And Stack

Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Kelly Owens (piano, arranger) Mickey Baker (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Panama Francis (drums) Billy Nelson (vocals)
NYC, November 10, 1955
SBN6771Walk Along
SBN6774Pack, Shack And Stack

1184   Jimmy Scott - Recess In Heaven / Am I Wrong

Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) Everett Barksdale (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Jimmy Scott (vocals)
NYC, October 14, 1955
SJS6763Recess In Heaven
SJS6766Am I Wrong

1185   Brownie McGhee - When It's Love Time / My Fault

Sonny Terry (harmonica) Ernie Hayes (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Brownie McGhee (guitar, vocals) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Gene Brooks (drums)
NYC, October 3, 1955
SBM6754When It's Love Time
SBM6757My Fault

1186   Bobby Banks - Shangri-La / Blues For Everybody

Henry Durant (tenor sax) Bobby Banks (organ) Jimmy Schenck (bass) Rodney "Red" Alcott (drums)
NYC, December 29, 1955
SBB6784Shangri-La
SBB6788Blues For Everybody

1187   Nappy Brown - Open Up That Door / Pleasing You

Reunald Jones (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Budd Johnson (baritone sax) Fred Johnson (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Panama Francis (drums) Nappy Brown (vocals) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
NYC, February 1, 1956
SNB6797Pleasing You
SNB6799Open Up That Door

1188   The Savoys - You / Say You're Mine

Warren Lucky (tenor sax) Kelly Owens (piano) Lord Westbrook (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Panama Francis (drums) Jimmy Jones (vocals)
NYC, February 2, 1956
SJJ6803You
STS6805Say You're Mine

1189   Jimmy Locks - Adorable You / I Was In Heaven

Warren Luckey (tenor sax) Kelly Owens (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Panama Francis (drums) Blazer Boy (vocals)
NYC, January 25, 1956
SBB6792I Was In Heaven
SBB6795Adorable You

1190   The Five Pennies - Money / My Heart Trembles

Warren Lucky (tenor sax) Kelly Owens (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Sol Hall (drums)
NYC, February 9, 1956
SFP6810My Heart Trembles
SFP6813Money

1191   The Debutantes - Just Leave It To Me / Is It Too Soon

Buddy Lucas (tenor sax) Leslie Johnakins (baritone sax) Kelly Owens (piano) Lord Westbrook (guitar) Albert Best (bass) Sol Hall (drums) The Debutantes (vocal group)
NYC, March 5, 1956
STD6822Just Leave It To Me
STD6824Is It Too Soon

1192   Little Terry - Tirralee Tirrala / Giddy Ap A Ding Dong

Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Haywood Henry (baritone sax) Fred Johnson (piano) Lucious Fowler (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Sol Hall (drums) Little Terry (vocals) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
NYC, February 20, 1956
STL6815Giddy Ap A Ding Dong
STL6818Tirra Lee Tirrala

1193   Little Esther - You Can Bet Your Life / 'T Ain't Whatcha Say

Money Johnson (trumpet) Warren Lucky, Hal Singer (tenor sax) Kelly Owens (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Sol Hall (drums) Esther Phillips (vocals)
NYC, May 2, 1956
SLE6847You Can Bet Your Life
SLE6848'T Ain't Whatcha Say

1194   Hal Singer - Hound's Tooth / Crossroads

Buddy Lucas, Hal Singer (tenor sax) Leslie Johnakins (baritone sax) Kelly Owens (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Sol Hall (drums) Annie Laurie (vocals)
NYC, May 3, 1956
SHS6850Hound's Tooth (Mr. Movin's Groovin')
SHS6851Crossroads

1195   Big Maybelle - Candy / That's A Pretty Good Love

Dave McRae (alto sax) Buddy Lucas, Warren Lucky (tenor sax) Leslie Johnakins (baritone sax) Kelly Owens (piano, arranger) Mickey Baker (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Sol Hall (drums) Big Maybelle (vocals)
NYC, May 14, 1956
SBM6854Candy
SBM6855That's A Pretty Good Love

1196   Nappy Brown - Am I / Love Baby

Warren Luckey, Al Sears (tenor sax) Dave McRae (baritone sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Lloyd Trotman (bass) Panama Francis (drums) Nappy Brown (vocals) Howard Biggs (arranger, director)
NYC, September 29, 1955
SNB6751Am I
Reunald Jones (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Budd Johnson (baritone sax) Fred Johnson (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Panama Francis (drums) Nappy Brown (vocals) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
NYC, February 1, 1956
SNB6798Love Baby

1197   Annie Laurie - You Promised Love / Rockin' And Rollin'

Buddy Lucas, Hal Singer (tenor sax) Leslie Johnakins (baritone sax) Kelly Owens (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Sol Hall (drums) Annie Laurie (vocals)
NYC, May 3, 1956
SAL6852You Promised Love
Buddy Lucas (tenor sax) Budd Johnson (baritone sax) Kelly Owens (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Ed Sneed (bass) Sol Hall (drums) Annie Laurie (vocals)
NYC, July 9, 1956
SAL6867Rockin' And Rollin'

1198   Wilbert Harrison - The Way I Feel / Confessin' My Dreams

Buddy Lucas (tenor sax) Budd Johnson (baritone sax) Kelly Owens (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Ed Sneed (bass) Sol Hall (drums) Wilbert Harrison (vocals, guitar)
NYC, July 9, 1956
SWH6864The Way I Feel
SWH6865Confessin' My Dreams

1199   Jimmy Scott - Guilty / If You Only Knew

Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) Mundell Lowe (guitar) Charles Mingus (bass) Rudy Nichols (drums) Little Jimmy Scott (vocals)
NYC, February 5, 1955
WJS4663Guilty
Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) Everett Barksdale (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Jimmy Scott (vocals)
NYC, October 14, 1955
SJS6765If You Only Knew

Savoy Bop 900 series (10 inch 78 rpm)

900   The Be Bop Boys - Webb City, Part 1&2

Kenny Dorham, Fats Navarro (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto sax) Morris Lane (tenor sax) Eddie DeVerteuil (baritone sax) Bud Powell (piano) Al Hall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Gil Fuller (arranger)
NYC, September 6, 1946
S3352Webb City, Part 1
S3353Webb City, Part 2
** reissue of Savoy 585.

901   The Be Bop Boys - Fat Boy, Part 1&2

Kenny Dorham, Fats Navarro (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto sax) Morris Lane (tenor sax) Eddie DeVerteuil (baritone sax) Bud Powell (piano) Al Hall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Gil Fuller (arranger): same session
NYC, September 6, 1946
S3348Fat Boy, Part 1
S3349Fat Boy, Part 2
** reissue of Savoy 587.

902   The Be Bop Boys - Smoky Hollow Jump / Moody Speaks

Dave Burns, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) John Brown (alto sax) James Moody (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Joe Harris (drums) Gil Fuller (arranger)
NYC, September 25, 1946
S3355BSmoky Hollow Jump
S3357BMoody Speaks

903   The Be Bop Boys - Opus De Bop / Thriving On A Riff

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)
Stan Getz (tenor sax) Hank Jones (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, July 31, 1946
S3321Opus De Bop

904   Eddie Davis - Hollerin' And Screamin' / Maternity

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax) Al Haig (piano) Huey Long (guitar) Gene Ramey (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, December 18, 1946
S3369Hollerin' And Screamin'
same personnel
NYC, December 20, 1946
S3374Maternity (as Lard Pot)

905   Teddy Reig - O-Go-Mo / Fats Navarro - Ed Pob

Kai Winding (trombone) Allen Eager (tenor sax) Marty Napoleon (piano) Eddie Safranski (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Teddy Reig (director)
NYC, January 22, 1947
S3375O-Go-Mo
Fats Navarro (trumpet) Leo Parker (baritone, alto sax) Tadd Dameron (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, January 29, 1947
S3385Ed Pob

906   Serge Chaloff - A Bar A Second / Fats Navarro - Fat Girl

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Leo Parker (baritone, alto sax) Tadd Dameron (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Denzil Best (drums): same session
NYC, January 29, 1947
S3383-2Fat Girl
Red Rodney (trumpet) Earl Swope (trombone) Serge Chaloff (baritone sax) George Wallington (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Tiny Kahn (drums)
NYC, March 5, 1947
S3415A Bar A Second

907   Eddie Davis - Calling Dr. Jazz / Stealin' Trash

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax) Al Haig (piano) Huey Long (guitar) Gene Ramey (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, December 18, 1946
S3367Calling Dr. Jazz
S3370Stealin' Trash

908   Allen Eager - Donald Jay / Meeskite

Allen Eager (tenor sax) Terry Gibbs (vibes) Duke Jordan (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, July 15, 1947
S3433Donald Jay
S3434Meeskite

909   Stan Getz - And The Angels Swing / Allen Eager - Symphony Sid's Idea

Allen Eager (tenor sax) Ed Finckel (piano) Bob Carter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, March 22, 1946
S59003Symphony Sid's Idea (as Zadah)
Stan Getz (tenor sax) Hank Jones (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, July 31, 1946
S3322And The Angels Swing

910   Illinois Jacquet - Jacquet In The Box / Jacquet And Coat

Emmett Berry (trumpet) Illinois Jacquet (tenor sax) Bill Doggett (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) John Simmons (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, January 7, 1946
S5873-3Jacquet In The Box
same personnel
NYC, January 8, 1946
S5876-6Minor Romp (as Jacquet And Coat)

911   Illinois Jacquet - Jacquet And No Vest / Illinois Goes To Chicago

Emmett Berry (trumpet) Illinois Jacquet (tenor sax) Bill Doggett (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) John Simmons (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums): same session
NYC, January 8, 1946
S5874-1Savoy Blip (as Jacquet And No Vest)
S5875-1Doggin' With Doggett (as Illinois Goes To Chicago)

912   Leo Parker - El Sino / Wild Leo

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Gene Ammons (tenor sax) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Junior Mance (piano) Gene Wright (bass) Charles Williams (drums)
Detroit, MI, October 4, 1947
DET800El Sino
DET802Wild Leo

913   Dexter Gordon - Settin'n The Pace, Part 1&2

Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Leo Parker (baritone sax) 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

914   Dexter Gordon - Blow Mr. Dexter / Dexter's Deck

Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Sadik Hakim (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Eddie Nicholson (drums)
NYC, October 30, 1945
D5841-3Blow Mr. Dexter
D5842Dexter's Deck
** reissue of Savoy 576.

915   Charlie Parker - Tiny's Tempo / 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
S5710-3Tiny's Tempo (orig.-take 3)
S5713-2Red Cross (orig.-take 2)
** reissue of Savoy 541.

916   Charlie Parker - Ko-Ko / Don Byas - How High The Moon

Benny Harris (trumpet) Don Byas (tenor sax) Jimmy Jones (piano) John Levy (bass) Fred Radcliffe (drums)
NYC, November 26, 1945
S5846How High The Moon
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)
** reissue of Savoy 597 entitled "Don Byas - How High The Moon / Charlie Parker - Ko-Ko".

917   Dexter Gordon - Dexter's Cuttin' Out / Dexter's Minor Mad

Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Sadik Hakim (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Eddie Nicholson (drums)
NYC, October 30, 1945
D5843Dexter's Cuttin' Out
D5844Dexter's Minor Mad
** reissue of Savoy 612.

918   Charlie Parker/Dizzy Gillespie - Billie's Bounce / Now's The Time

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)
S5851-4Now's The Time (orig.-take 4)
** reissue of Savoy 573 entitled "Charlie Parker - Billie's Bounce / Now's The Time".

919   Don Byas - Candy / Byas-A-Drink

Benny Harris (trumpet) Don Byas (tenor sax) Jimmy Jones (piano) John Levy (bass) Fred Radcliffe (drums)
NYC, November 26, 1945
S5845Candy
S5848Byas-A-Drink
** reissue of Savoy 574.

920   Kai Winding - Grab Your Axe, Max / Always

Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Kai Winding (trombone) Stan Getz (tenor sax) Shorty Allen (piano) Iggy Shevack (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
NYC, December 14, 1945
S5868Grab Your Axe, Max
S5869Always
** reissue of Savoy 590.

921   Clyde Hart - Dee Dee's Dance / Little Benny

"Little" Benny Harris (trumpet) Herbie Fields (alto, tenor sax) Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Clyde Hart (piano) Chuck Wayne (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Denzil Best (drums) Joe Gregory (vocals)
NYC, December 19, 1944
S5769Dee Dee's Dance
S5770Little Benny (as King Kong)
** reissue of Savoy 598.

922   Kai's Krazy Kats - Sweet Miss / Loaded

Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Kai Winding (trombone) Stan Getz (tenor sax) Shorty Allen (piano) Iggy Shevack (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
NYC, December 14, 1945
S5866Sweet Miss
S5867Loaded
** reissue of Savoy 602.

923   Dexter Gordon - Long Tall Dexter / Dexter Digs In

Leonard Hawkins (trumpet) Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Bud Powell (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, January 29, 1946
S5878-2Long Tall Dexter
S5881-3Dexter Digs In
** reissue of Savoy 603.

924   Allen Eager - Rampage / Booby Hatch

Allen Eager (tenor sax) Ed Finckel (piano) Bob Carter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, March 22, 1946
S59000Rampage
S59002Booby Hatch
** reissue of Savoy 611.

925   Charlie Parker/Tiny Grimes - I'll Always Love You Just The Same / Romance Without Finance

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
S5711-2I'll Always Love You Just The Same (take 2)
S5712-5Romance Without Finance (take 5)
** reissue of Savoy 613 entitled "Tiny Grimes - I'll Always Love You Just The Same / Romance Without Finance".

926   J.J. Johnson - Coppin' The Bop / Hey Jay Jay

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Bud Powell (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, June 26, 1946
S3310-1Coppin' The Bop
S3311-2Hey Jay Jay
** reissue of Savoy 615.

927   The Be Bop Boys - Ray's Idea / Good Kick

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto sax) Bud Powell (piano) Al Hall (bass) Wallace Bishop (drums)
NYC, August 23, 1946
S3341ARay's Idea
Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto sax) Bud Powell (piano) Al Hall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, September 4, 1946
S3343AGood Kick
** reissue of Savoy 619.

928   Charlie Parker - Donna Lee / Buzzy

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Bud Powell (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, May 8, 1947
S3420-5Donna Lee (orig.-take 3)
S3423-5Buzzy (orig.-take)
** reissue of Savoy 652.

929   Leo Parker - Solitude / Mad Lad Boogie

Joe Newman (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Dexter Gordon (tenor, alto sax) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Hank Jones (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, December 19, 1947
S3496Solitude
S3498Mad Lad Boogie

930   J.J. Johnson - Mad Bebop / Sonny Stitt - Seven Up

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Bud Powell (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, June 26, 1946
S3312-1Mad Bebop
Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto sax) Bud Powell (piano) Al Hall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, September 4, 1946
S3344Seven Up

931   Tadd Dameron - A Bop Carol / The Tadd Walk

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Ernie Henry (alto sax) Tadd Dameron (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Kay Penton (vocals)
NYC, October 28, 1947
S3465-6A Bop Carol
S3466-1The Tadd Walk

932   Allen Eager - Jane's Bounce / Stan Getz - Don't Worry 'Bout Me

Stan Getz (tenor sax) Hank Jones (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, July 31, 1946
S3324Don't Worry 'Bout Me
Doug Mettome (trumpet) Allen Eager (tenor sax) George Wallington (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
NYC, November 6, 1947
S3471-5Jane's Bounce

933   Eddie Davis - Fracture / Spinal

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax) Al Haig (piano) Huey Long (guitar) Gene Ramey (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, December 18, 1946
S3368Fracture
same personnel
NYC, December 20, 1946
S3373Spinal

934   Charlie Parker/Miles Davis - Milestones / Sippin' At Bells

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (tenor sax) John Lewis (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, August 14, 1947
S3440-2Milestones (new-take 2)
S3443-2Sippin' At Bells (orig.-take 2)

935   Leo Parker - Senor Leo / Chase 'N 'Lion

Joe Newman (trumpet) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Sir Charles Thompson (piano) Al Lucas (bass) Jack "The Bear" Parker (drums)
Detroit, MI, March 23, 1948
D844Senor Leo
D845Chase 'N 'Lion

936   Charlie Parker - Parker's Mood / Barbados

Miles Davis (trumpet -1) Charlie Parker (alto sax) John Lewis (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 18, 1948
1. B900-4Barbados (orig.-take 4)
2. B903-3Parker's Mood (orig.-take 3)

937   Charlie Parker - Steeplechase / Merry-Go-Round

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) John Lewis (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 24, 1948
B910-2Steeplechase (take 2)
B911-2Merry-Go-Round (orig.-take 2)

938   Charlie Parker - Marmaduke / Perhaps

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) John Lewis (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums): same session
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 24, 1948
B908-7Perhaps (orig.-master)
B909-11Marmaduke (take 11)

939   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)

940   Sonny Stitt - Serenade To A Square / Boppin' The Blues

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto sax) Bud Powell (piano) Al Hall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, September 4, 1946
S3342Serenade To A Square
Dave Burns, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) John Brown (alto sax) James Moody (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Joe Harris (drums) Gil Fuller (arranger)
NYC, September 25, 1946
S3356BBoppin' The Blues (as Dizz-Moody)

941   Fats Navarro - Everything's Cool, Part 1&2

Kenny Dorham, Fats Navarro (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto sax) Morris Lane (tenor sax) Eddie DeVerteuil (baritone sax) Bud Powell (piano) Al Hall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Gil Fuller (arranger)
NYC, September 6, 1946
S3350Everything's Cool, Part 1
S3351Everything's Cool, Part 2
** reissue of Savoy 586 entitled "The Be Bop Boys - Everything's Cool, Part 1&2".

942   J.J. Johnson - Boneology / Down Vernon's Alley

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Hank Jones (piano) Al Lucas (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, December 24, 1947
S3519Boneology
S3520Down Vernon's Alley

943   Brew Moore - Brew Blue / No More Brew

Brew Moore (tenor sax) Gene DiNovi (piano) Jimmy Johnson (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
NYC, October 22, 1948
S3913Brew Blue
S3915No More Brew

944   Roy Porter - Little Wig / Gassin' The Wig

Art Farmer, James Metlock, Eddie Preston, Bob Ross (trumpet) Danny Horton, Jimmy Knepper, William Willington (trombone) Eric Dolphy, Leroy Robinson (alto sax) Joe Howard, Clifford Solomon (tenor sax) Clyde Dunn (baritone sax) Joe Harrison (piano) Ben White (guitar) Roger Alderson (bass) Roy Porter (drums) Alvy Kidd (congas)
Los Angeles, CA, 1948 or January 19, 1949
SLA1104Gassin' The Wig
Addison Farmer (bass) replaces Alderson
Los Angeles, CA, February 23, 1949
SLA515-4Little Wig

945   Charlie Parker - Warming Up A Riff / Thriving On A Riff

Miles Davis (trumpet -2) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Dizzy Gillespie (piano -1) Sadik Hakim (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. S5852-3Thriving On A Riff (orig.-take 3)

946   Milt Jackson - Junior / Bubu

Bill Massey (trumpet) Julius Watkins (French horn) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, February 23, 1949
S36-111Junior
S36-113Bubu

947   J.J. Johnson - Audubon / Stan Getz - Fast

Earl Swope (trombone) Al Cohn, Stan Getz, Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Duke Jordan (piano) Jimmy Raney (guitar) Mert Oliver (bass) Charlie Perry (drums)
NYC, May 2, 1949
S36-129Fast
J.J. Johnson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) John Lewis (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, May 11, 1949
S36-130-3Audobahn (Audubon)

948   Allen Eager - All Night, All Frantic / And That's For Sure

Allen Eager (tenor sax) Terry Gibbs (vibes) Duke Jordan (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, July 15, 1947
S3432All Night, All Frantic
S3435And That's For Sure

949   J.J. Johnson - Don't Blame Me / Bee Jay

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) John Lewis (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, May 11, 1949
S36-131Don't Blame Me
S36-133-5Bee Jay

950   Leo Parker - Wee Dot / Leapin' Leo

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Gene Ammons (tenor sax) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Junior Mance (piano) Gene Wright (bass) Charles Williams (drums)
Detroit, MI, October 4, 1947
DET803Leapin' Leo
Joe Newman (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Dexter Gordon (tenor, alto sax) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Hank Jones (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, December 19, 1947
S3495-3Wee Dot

951   Fats Navarro/Leo Parker - Goin' To Minton's / Miles Davis/Charlie Parker - Half Nelson

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Leo Parker (baritone, alto sax) Tadd Dameron (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, January 29, 1947
S3386Goin' To Minton's
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)

952   Charlie Parker - Bird Gets The Worm / Cheryl

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Bud Powell (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, May 8, 1947
S3422-1Cheryl (short-take 1)
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)

953   Brew Moore - Lestorian Mode / Kai's Kid

Jerry Lloyd (trumpet) Kai Winding (trombone) Brew Moore (tenor sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) George Wallington (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, May 20, 1949
S36-136-5Lestorian Mode
S36-137-2Kai's Kid

954   Stan Getz - Running Water / Leo Parker - Ineta

Stan Getz (tenor sax) Hank Jones (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, July 31, 1946
S3323Running Water
Howard McGhee (trumpet) Gene Ammons (tenor sax) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Junior Mance (piano) Gene Wright (bass) Charles Williams (drums)
Detroit, MI, October 4, 1947
DET801Ineta

955   Dexter Gordon - Dextrose / Fats Navarro - Nostalgia

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Charlie Rouse (tenor sax) Tadd Dameron (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, December 5, 1947
S3483-6Nostalgia
Fats Navarro (trumpet) Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Tadd Dameron (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Art Mardigan (drums)
NYC, December 22, 1947
S3512Dextrose

956   Serge Chaloff - Pumpernickel / Serge's Urge

Red Rodney (trumpet) Earl Swope (trombone) Serge Chaloff (baritone sax) George Wallington (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Tiny Kahn (drums)
NYC, March 5, 1947
S3412Pumpernickel
S3414Serge's Urge

957   Leo Parker - On The House / Dinky

Joe Newman (trumpet) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Sir Charles Thompson (piano) Al Lucas (bass) Jack "The Bear" Parker (drums)
Detroit, MI, March 23, 1948
D842On The House
D843Dinky

958   Allen Eager - Nightmare Allen / Churchmouse

Doug Mettome (trumpet) Allen Eager (tenor sax) George Wallington (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
NYC, November 6, 1947
S3469-5Nightmare Allen
S3470-4Churchmouse

959   Fats Navarro - Barry's Bop / Bebop Romp

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Charlie Rouse (tenor sax) Tadd Dameron (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, December 5, 1947
S3484-6Barry's Bop
S3485-6Bebop Romp

960   Dexter Gordon - So Easy / Dexter's Riff

Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Tadd Dameron (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, December 11, 1947
S3493So Easy
S3494Dexter's Riff

961   Charlie Parker - Another Hair Do / Bluebird

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)
D831-3Bluebird (orig.-take 3)

962   The Bopland Boys - Bopland, Part 1&2

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Trummy Young (trombone) Sonny Criss (alto sax) Dexter Gordon, Wardell Gray (tenor sax) Hampton Hawes (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Red Callender (bass) Roy Porter (drums)
"Elks Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, July 6, 1947
BOP36Bopland, Part 1 (as Byas-A-Drink)
BOP37Bopland, Part 2 (as Byas-A-Drink)

963   The Bopland Boys - Bopland, Part 3&4

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Trummy Young (trombone) Sonny Criss (alto sax) Dexter Gordon, Wardell Gray (tenor sax) Hampton Hawes (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Red Callender (bass) Roy Porter (drums): same session
"Elks Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, July 6, 1947
BOP38Bopland, Part 3 (as Byas-A-Drink)
BOP39Bopland, Part 4 (as Byas-A-Drink)

964   The Bopland Boys - Bopland, Part 5&6

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Trummy Young (trombone) Sonny Criss (alto sax) Dexter Gordon, Wardell Gray (tenor sax) Hampton Hawes (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Red Callender (bass) Roy Porter (drums): same session
"Elks Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, July 6, 1947
BOP40Bopland, Part 5 (as Byas-A-Drink)
BOP41Bopland, Part 6 (as Byas-A-Drink)

965   Bibbi Johnson - How High The Moon / Thore Swanerud - Tout D'suite

Ove Lind (clarinet) Jimmy Nystrom (vibes) Thore Swanerud (piano) Rolf Berg (guitar) Yngve Akerberg (bass) Anders Burman (drums) Bibbi Johnson as Bibbi Johns (vocals)
Stockholm, Sweden, September 19, 1949
mr17 | D6112How High The Moon
mr18 | D6113Tout D'suite
** reissue of Metronome (Swd) J 107.

966   Stan Getz - Stan Getz Along / Stan's Mood

Earl Swope (trombone) Al Cohn, Stan Getz, Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Duke Jordan (piano) Jimmy Raney (guitar) Mert Oliver (bass) Charlie Perry (drums)
NYC, May 2, 1949
S36-126Stan Getz Along
S36-127Stan's Mood

967   Charlie Parker - Klaunstance / Stan Getz - Slow

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)
Earl Swope (trombone) Al Cohn, Stan Getz, Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Duke Jordan (piano) Jimmy Raney (guitar) Mert Oliver (bass) Charlie Perry (drums)
NYC, May 2, 1949
S36-128Slow

968   Brew Moore - Mug Bug / Gold Rush

Jerry Lloyd (trumpet) Kai Winding (trombone) Brew Moore (tenor sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) George Wallington (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, May 20, 1949
S36-134-6Mug Bug
S36-135-5Gold Rush

969   Kai Winding - Speak Low / The Boy Next Door

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
SKW4178The Boy Next Door

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975   J.J. Johnson - Jay Bird / Teddy Reig - Mr. Dues

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Bud Powell (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, June 26, 1946
S3309-11Jay Bird (as Fly Jay)
Kai Winding (trombone) Allen Eager (tenor sax) Marty Napoleon (piano) Eddie Safranski (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Teddy Reig (director)
NYC, January 22, 1947
S3376-2Mr. Dues

976   Fats Navarro - Ice Freezes Red / Ray Brown - For Hecklers Only

Dave Burns, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) John Brown (alto sax) James Moody (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Joe Harris (drums) Gil Fuller (arranger)
NYC, September 25, 1946
S3354-2For Hecklers Only
Fats Navarro (trumpet) Leo Parker (baritone, alto sax) Tadd Dameron (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, January 29, 1947
S3384-2Ice Freezes Red

977   Charlie Parker - Chasin' The Bird / Miles Davis - Little Willie Leaps

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Bud Powell (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, May 8, 1947
S3421-4Chasin' The Bird (short-take 4)
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)

978   Serge Chaloff - Gabardine And Serge / Sonny Stitt - Blues In Bebop

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto sax) Bud Powell (piano) Al Hall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, September 4, 1946
S3345Blues In Bebop
Red Rodney (trumpet) Earl Swope (trombone) Serge Chaloff (baritone sax) George Wallington (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Tiny Kahn (drums)
NYC, March 5, 1947
S3413Gabardine And Serge