Savoy Records Discography: 1945

1945

Teddy Wilson And His Orchestra

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Red Norvo (vibraphone) Teddy Wilson (piano) Billy Taylor (bass) Morey Feld (drums) Maxine Sullivan (vocals -1,2)
NYC, January 8, 1945
1. 5234This Heart Of Minerejected
2. 5235Every Time We Say GoodbyeMusicraft 317
3. 5236Just You, Just MeMusicraft 316
4. 5237Just For You Blues-
* Musicraft 317   Teddy Wilson - Every Time We Say Goodbye / This Heart Of Mine
* Musicraft 316   Teddy Wilson - Just You, Just Me / Just For You Blues

Herbie Fields Swingsters

Snooky Young (trumpet) Al Hayse (trombone) Herbie Fields (tenor,alto saxophone) Manny Albam (baritone saxophone) Milt Buckner (piano) Billy Mackel (guitar) Charlie Harris (bass) Fred Radcliffe (drums)
NYC, January 12, 1945
S5774Jumpin' For SavoySavoy 560
S5775How Herbie Feels-
S5776Mel's RiffSavoy 540
S5777Buck's Boogie Woogie-
* Savoy 560   Herbie Fields - Jumpin' For Savoy / How Herbie Feels
* Savoy 540   Herbie Fields - Mel's Riff / Buck's Boogie Woogie

Teddy Wilson Quintet

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Red Norvo (vibraphone) Teddy Wilson (piano) Al Hall (bass) Specs Powell (drums) Maxine Sullivan (vocals -1)
NYC, January 15, 1945
1. 5234This Heart Of MineMusicraft 317
2. 5238Bugle Call RagMusicraft 318
3. 5239Runnin' WildMusicraft 319
4. 5240I Surrender, Dear-
5. 5241Memories Of YouMusicraft 318
* Musicraft 317   Teddy Wilson - Every Time We Say Goodbye / This Heart Of Mine
* Musicraft 318   Teddy Wilson - Bugle Call Rag / Memories Of You
* Musicraft 319   Teddy Wilson - Runnin' Wild / I Surrender, Dear

Pete Brown's Sextette

Ed Lewis (trumpet) Pete Brown (alto saxophone) Ray Parker (piano) Al Casey (guitar) Al Matthews (bass) Ray Nathan (drums)
NYC, January 20, 1945
S5784Fat Man's Boogie (Big Boy Boogie)Savoy 533, 694
S5785That's The CurfewSavoy 533
S5786Midnite BluesSavoy 579
S5787That's It-
* Savoy 533   Pete Brown - Fat Man's Boogie / That's The Curfew
* Savoy 694   Pete Brown - P.B. Boogie / Big Boy Boogie
* Savoy 579   Pete Brown - Midnite Blues / That's It

Al Trace And His Silly Symphonists

Al Trace (leader) and others
January 22, 1945
NSC29Fuzzy WuzzyNational 7008, 7011
NSC30Southpaw SpecialNational 7007, 7011
NSC31Rum And Coca ColaNational 7007
NSC32Second Hungarian RhapsodyNational 7008, 3003
NSC32ABarnyard Carnival Of Animals (remake)National 3003
* National 7008   Al Trace - Fuzzy Wuzzy / Second Hungarian Rhapsody
* National 7011   Al Trace - Southpaw Special / Fuzzy Wuzzy
* National 7007   Al Trace - Rum And Coca Cola / Southpaw Special
* National 3003   Al Trace - Second Hungarian Rhapsody / Barnyard Carnival Of Animals

Boyd Raeburn And His Orchestra

Tommy Allison, Stan Fishelson, Dizzy Gillespie, Benny Harris (trumpet) Walter Robertson (trumpet, trombone) Jack Carmen, Ollie Wilson, Trummy Young (trombone) Johnny Bothwell, Hal McKusick (alto saxophone) Al Cohn, Joe Megro (tenor saxophone) Serge Chaloff (baritone saxophone) Ike Carpenter (piano) Steve Jordan (guitar) Mickey Mendi (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Boyd Raeburn (arranger, conductor)
NYC, January 27, 1945
G543-1March Of The BoydsGuild 111; Musicraft 489; Savoy MG 12040
G549-2SummertimeGuild 111; Musicraft 366; Savoy MG 12040
* Savoy MG 12040   Boyd Raeburn - Boyd Meets Stravinsky
* Guild 111   Boyd Raeburn - March Of The Boyds / Summertime
* Musicraft 489   Boyd Raeburn - March Of The Boyds / A Night In Tunisia
* Musicraft 366   Boyd Raeburn - Summertime / You've Got Me Crying Again

Slam Stewart Quartet

Erroll Garner (piano) Mike Bryan (guitar) Slam Stewart (bass) Doc West (drums)
NYC, January 30, 1945
S5780BPlay Fiddle, PlaySavoy 537, XP 8062, MG 12067, SJL 1118
S5781ADark EyesSavoy XP 8062, MG 15026, MG 12067
S5781BDark EyeskySavoy 537, SJL 1118
S5782ALaff, Slam, LaffSavoy 538, XP 8062, SJL 1118
S5783AJumpin' At The Deuces-
* Savoy MG 12067   Slam Stewart - Bowin' Singin' Slam
* Savoy SJL 1118   Erroll Garner - Yesterdays
* Savoy MG 15026   Erroll Garner At The Piano, Vol. 4
* Savoy XP 8062   Erroll Garner - Slam Stewart
* Savoy 537   Slam Stewart - Play Fiddle, Play / Dark Eyesky
* Savoy 538   Slam Stewart/Erroll Garner - Laff, Slam, Laff / Jumpin' At The Deuces

Boyd Raeburn And His Orchestra

Tommy Allison, Stan Fishelson, Dizzy Gillespie, Benny Harris (trumpet) Walter Robertson (trumpet, trombone) Jack Carmen, Ollie Wilson, Trummy Young (trombone) Johnny Bothwell, Hal McKusick (alto saxophone) Al Cohn, Joe Megro (tenor saxophone) Serge Chaloff (baritone saxophone) Ike Carpenter (piano) Steve Jordan (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Boyd Raeburn (arranger, conductor)
NYC, January, 1945
G542-2A Night In TunisiaGuild 107; Musicraft 489; Savoy MG 12040
* Savoy MG 12040   Boyd Raeburn - Boyd Meets Stravinsky
* Guild 107   Boyd Raeburn - A Night In Tunisia / I Didn't Know About You
* Musicraft 489   Boyd Raeburn - March Of The Boyds / A Night In Tunisia

Joe Turner With Pete Johnson's All Stars

Frank Newton (trumpet) Don Byas (tenor saxophone) Pete Johnson (piano) Leonard Ware (guitar) Al Hall (bass) Doc West (drums) Joe Turner (vocals)
NYC, February 2, 1945
NSC33S.K. Blues, Part 1National 9010; EmArcy MG 36014; Savoy MG 14016, SJL 2223
NSC34S.K. Blues, Part 2-
NSC35Johnson And Turner BluesNational 9011; EmArcy MG 36014, DEM 2; Savoy MG 14016, SJL 2223
-Johnson And Turner Blues (alt. take)Savoy SJL 2223
NSC36Watch That JiveNational 9011; EmArcy MG 36014; Savoy MG 14016, SJL 2223
* EmArcy MG 36014   Joe Turner And Pete Johnson
* Savoy MG 14016   Joe Turner - Careless Love
* Savoy SJL 2223   Have No Fear, Big Joe Turner Is Here: The Roots Of Rock' N' Roll, Vol. 2
* EmArcy DEM 2   Various Artists - Jazz Of Two Decades
* National 9010   Joe Turner - S.K. Blues, Part 1&2
* National 9011   Joe Turner - Watch That Jive / Johnson And Turner Blues

Dizzy Gillespie Sextet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Frank Paparelli (piano) Chuck Wayne (guitar) Murray Shipinski (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
NYC, February 9, 1945
G554Groovin' HighMasters Of Jazz MJCD 128
G555Blue 'N' BoogieGuild 1001; Musicraft 486, MVSCD 53; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030; Masters Of Jazz MJCD 128
* Savoy MG 12020   Dizzy Gillespie - Groovin' High
* Prestige PR 24030   Dizzy Gillespie - In The Beginning
* Masters Of Jazz MJCD 128   Dexter Gordon, Vol. 2 Young Dex 1944-1946
* Musicraft MVSCD 53   Dizzy Gillespie - Shaw 'Nuff
* Guild 1001   Dizzy Gillespie - Blue 'N' Boogie / Groovin' High
* Musicraft 486   Dizzy Gillespie - Blue 'N' Boogie / Hot House

Dizzy Gillespie Sextet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Clyde Hart (piano) Remo Palmieri (guitar) Slam Stewart (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, February 28, 1945
G554A-1Groovin' HighGuild 1001; Musicraft 485, MVSCD 53; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
G556All The Things You AreMusicraft 488, MVSCD 53; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
G557Dizzy Atmosphere-
* Savoy MG 12020   Dizzy Gillespie - Groovin' High
* Prestige PR 24030   Dizzy Gillespie - In The Beginning
* Musicraft MVSCD 53   Dizzy Gillespie - Shaw 'Nuff
* Guild 1001   Dizzy Gillespie - Blue 'N' Boogie / Groovin' High
* Musicraft 485   Dizzy Gillespie - Groovin' High / A Handfulla Gimme
* Musicraft 488   Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy Atmosphere / All The Things You Are

Dick Thomas

Dick Thomas (vocals) and others
February, 1945
NSC37Ridin' 'Neath The Arizona MoonNational 5009
NSC38Weary Nights And Broken Dreams-
NSC39Tumblin' TumbleweedsNational 5007
NSC40Ragtime Cowboy From Santa FeNational 5012
NSC41Halfway To MontanaNational 5008
NSC42Some Day, Darlin'National 5010
NSC43HonestlyNational 5008
NSC44Sioux City SueNational 5007, 5010
* National 5009   Dick Thomas - Ridin' 'Neath The Arizona Moon / Weary Nights And Broken Dreams
* National 5007   Dick Thomas - Tumblin' Tumbleweeds / Sioux City Sue
* National 5012   Dick Thomas - Ragtime Cowboy From Santa Fe / Sleepy Head
* National 5008   Dick Thomas - Halfway To Montana / Honestly
* National 5010   Dick Thomas - Some Day, Darlin' / Sioux City Sue

Pete Brown's Sextette

Ed Lewis (trumpet) Pete Brown (alto saxophone) Ray Parker (piano) Bill Moore (guitar) Al Matthews (bass) Ray Nathan (drums)
NYC, March 6, 1945
S5788Pete Treatunissued
S5789Just Plain ShuffleSavoy 578
S5790Pushin' The Mop-
S5791Back Talk BoogieSavoy 645
* Savoy 578   Pete Brown - Just Plain Shuffle / Pushin' The Mop
* Savoy 645   Pete Brown - Back Talk Boogie / Shame On You

Billy Taylor Trio

Billy Taylor (piano) Al Hall (bass) Jimmy Crawford (drums)
NYC, March 20, 1945
S5792Mad Monk (Monk's Mood)Savoy XP 8095, MG 9035, MG 12008
S5793SolaceSavoy XP 8095, MG 9035
S5794Night And DaySavoy XP 8095, MG 9035, MG 12008
S5795Alexander's Ragtime BandSavoy XP 8095, MG 12008
* Savoy MG 12008   Erroll Garner/Billy Taylor - Back To Back
* Savoy MG 9035   The Billy Taylor Trio/Quintet
* Savoy XP 8095   Billy Taylor Trio

Johnny Mehegan Quartet

Johnny Mehegan (piano) Billy Moore (guitar) Al Hall (bass) Jimmy Crawford (drums)
NYC, March 27, 1945
S5796Sweet Georgia BrownSavoy XP 8096
S5797Easy To Love-
S5798April In ParisSavoy 568, XP 8096
S5799Lullaby In Rhythm-
* Savoy XP 8096   Johnny Mehegan
* Savoy 568   Johnny Mehegan - April In Paris / Lullaby In Rhythm

Albinia Jones With Don Byas' Swing Seven

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Gene Sedric (clarinet) Sammy Price (alto saxophone) Don Byas (tenor saxophone) Leonard Ware (guitar) Oscar Smith (bass) Doc West (drums) Albinia Jones (vocals)
NYC, April 14, 1945
NSC49Evil Gal BluesNational 9012; EmArcy MG 36017; Savoy SJL 2233
NSC50Salty Papa BluesNational 9013; Savoy SJL 2233
NSC51Albinia's Blues-
NSC52Don't You Wear No BlackNational 9012; Savoy SJL 2233
* EmArcy MG 36017   Various Artists - Trumpet Interlude
* Savoy SJL 2233   Various Artists - Ladies Sing The Blues
* National 9012   Albinia Jones - Evil Gal Blues / Don't You Wear No Black
* National 9013   Albinia Jones - Salty Papa Blues / Albinia's Blues

Billy Moore And His Jumping String Octet

Morris Lefkowitz, Frank Siegfried (violin) Leon Frangott (viola) Armand Kaproff (cello) Ellis Larkins (piano) Billy Moore (guitar) Al Best (bass) Art Trappier (drums)
NYC, April 20, 1945
S5801LiebestraumSavoy 562
S5802Stringin' The BoogieSavoy 563
S5803The Chair SongSavoy 562
S5804Sweet LorraineSavoy 563
* Savoy 562   Billy Moore - Liebestraum / The Chair Song
* Savoy 563   Billy Moore - Sweet Lorraine / Stringin' The Boogie

Rubberlegs Williams With Herbie Fields' Band

Miles Davis (trumpet) Herbie Fields (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Teddy Brannon (piano) Al Casey (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Eddie Nicholson (drums) Rubberlegs Williams (vocals)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, April 24, 1945
S5805-1That's The Stuff You Gotta Watch (alt. take 1)Savoy SJL 1196
S5805-2That's The Stuff You Gotta Watch (alt. take 2)-
S5805-3That's The Stuff You Gotta Watch (mst. take 3)Savoy 564, SJL 1196
S5806Pointless Mama Blues-
S5807Deep Sea BluesSavoy 5516, SJL 1196
S5808-1Bring It On Home (false start take 1)Savoy SJL 1196
S5808-2Bring It On Home (alt. take 2)-
S5808-3Bring It On Home (mst. take 3)Savoy 5516, SJL 1196
* Savoy SJL 1196   Miles Davis - First Miles
* Savoy 564   Rubberlegs Williams - That's The Stuff You Gotta Watch / Pointless Mama Blues
* Savoy 5516   Rubberlegs Williams - Deep Sea Blues / Bring It On Home

Muriel Gaines And Sam Manning's Serenaders

Muriel Gaines (vocals) Sam Manning (leader, vocals) and others
April, 1945
NSC45Too Sweet, Too SweetNational 8002
NSC46What You Gonna Do-
NSC47You've Got To Have PowerNational 8001
NSC48Ugly Man (Ugly Woman)-
* National 8002   Muriel Gaines - What You Gonna Do / Too Sweet, Too Sweet
* National 8001   Muriel Gaines - Ugly Woman / You've Got To Have Power
= National 9120   Muriel Gaines - You've Got To Have Power / Ugly Man

Billy Eckstine And His Orchestra

Gail Brockman, Boonie Hazel, Shorty McConnell, Fats Navarro (trumpet) Joe Taswell Baird, Chippy Outcalt, Howard Scott (trombone) Gerald "Gerry" Valentine (trombone, arranger) Budd Johnson, Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons, Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Leo Parker (baritone saxophone) John Malachi (piano) Connie Wainwright (guitar) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Billy Eckstine (vocals, valve trombone, conductor)
NYC, May 2, 1945
NSC53-1Lonesome Lover BluesNational 9015; EmArcy EP 1-6041, MG 26025, MG 36029; Regent MG 6058; Savoy SJL 2214; Masters Of Jazz MJCD 128
NSC54-3A Cottage For SaleNational 9014; EmArcy EP 1-6045, MG 26027, MG 36030; Regent MG 6058; Savoy SJL 2214
NSC55-2I Love The Rhythm In A RiffNational 9014; EmArcy MG 36016; Regent MG 6058; Savoy SJL 2214
NSC56Last Night (And Now Tonight Again)National 9015; Regent MG 6058; Savoy SJL 2214; Masters Of Jazz MJCD 128
* EmArcy MG 36029   Billy Eckstine - Blues For Sale
* Regent MG 6058   Billy Eckstine - You Call It Madness
* Savoy SJL 2214   Billy Eckstine - Mr. B And The Band
* EmArcy MG 36030   Billy Eckstine - The Love Songs Of Mr. "B"
* EmArcy MG 36016   Various Artists - The Advance Guard Of The '40s
* Masters Of Jazz MJCD 128   Dexter Gordon, Vol. 2 Young Dex 1944-1946
* EmArcy MG 26025   Billy Eckstine - Blues For Sale
* EmArcy MG 26027   Billy Eckstine - The Love Songs Of Mr. "B"
* EmArcy EP 1-6041   Billy Eckstine - Billy's Blues
* EmArcy EP 1-6045   Billy Eckstine - Mood For Love
* National 9015   Billy Eckstine - Lonesome Lover Blues / Last Night (And Now Tonight Again)
* National 9014   Billy Eckstine - I Love The Rhythm In A Riff / A Cottage For Sale

Herbie Fields Hot Five

Herbie Fields (clarinet, tenor,alto saxophone -1/4, tenor saxophone -5,6) Johnny Mehegan (piano -1/4) Al Casey (guitar) Slam Stewart (bass) Lionel Hampton (drums -1/4, piano -5,6) Al Hayse (vocals -1/4)
NYC, May 4, 1945
1. S5809O.K. SargeSavoy 654
2. S5810Comin' Homeunissued
3. S5811StardustSavoy 654
4. S5812Talk Of The Townunissued
5. S5813Run DownSavoy 591, SJL 2208
6. S5814Nuts To NotesSavoy SJL 2208
* Savoy SJL 2208   Various Artists - The Changing Face Of Harlem
* Savoy 654   Herbie Fields - Stardust / O.K. Sarge
* Savoy 591   Herbie Fields - Run Down / Camp Meeting

"Gatemouth" Moore With Dallas Bartley And His Small Town Boys

Bill Martin (trumpet) Flaps Dungee (alto saxophone) Josh Jackson (tenor saxophone) Pete Johnson (piano) unknown (guitar) Dallas Bartley (bass) unknown (drums) "Gatemouth" Moore (vocals)
Chicago, IL, May 10, 1945
NSC57I Ain't Mad At You, Pretty BabyNational 6001
NSC58Get Your House In Orderunissued
NSC59It Ain't None Of MeNational 6001
NSC60Cryin' And Singlin' The Bluesunissued
* National 6001   "Gatemouth" Moore - I Ain't Mad At You, Pretty Baby / It Ain't None Of Me

Joe Turner With Dallas Bartley And His Small Town Boys

Bill Martin (trumpet) Flaps Dungee (alto saxophone) Josh Jackson (tenor saxophone) Pete Johnson (piano) unknown (guitar) Dallas Bartley (bass) unknown (drums) Joe Turner (vocals)
Chicago, IL, May 10, 1945
NSC60AHowlin' WindsSavoy SJL 2223
NSC60BDoggin' The Blues (Low Down Dog)-
* Savoy SJL 2223   Have No Fear, Big Joe Turner Is Here: The Roots Of Rock' N' Roll, Vol. 2

Dizzy Gillespie And His All Stars

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Al Haig (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Sidney Catlett (drums) Sarah Vaughan (vocals -3)
NYC, May 11, 1945
1. G565A-1Salt PeanutsGuild 1003; Musicraft 518, MVSCD 53; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
2. G566A-1Shaw 'NuffGuild 1002; Musicraft MVSCD 53; Prestige PR 24030
3. G567A-1Lover ManGuild 1002; Musicraft 499, MVSCD 53; Prestige PR 24030
4. G568A-1Hot HouseGuild 1003; Musicraft 486, MVSCD 53; Savoy MG 12020; Prestige PR 24030
* Savoy MG 12020   Dizzy Gillespie - Groovin' High
* Prestige PR 24030   Dizzy Gillespie - In The Beginning
* Musicraft MVSCD 53   Dizzy Gillespie - Shaw 'Nuff
* Guild 1003   Dizzy Gillespie - Salt Peanuts / Hot House
* Musicraft 518   Dizzy Gillespie - Salt Peanuts / I Waited For You
* Guild 1002; Musicraft 354   Dizzy Gillespie - Lover Man / Shaw 'Nuff
* Musicraft 499   Sarah Vaughan/George Treadwell - I'm Through With Love / Sarah Vaughan/Dizzy Gillespie - Lover Man
* Musicraft 486   Dizzy Gillespie - Blue 'N' Boogie / Hot House

Boyd Raeburn And His Orchestra

Tommy Allison, Carl Berg, Alan Jeffreys, Dale Pierce (trumpet) Jack Carmen, Johnny Mandel, Trummy Young (trombone) Johnny Bothwell, Leonard Green (alto saxophone) Stuart Anderson, Frank Socolow (tenor saxophone) Hy Mandel (baritone saxophone) Ike Carpenter (piano) Steve Jordan (guitar) Joe Berise (bass) Irv Kluger (drums) Margie Wood (vocals) Boyd Raeburn (arranger, conductor)
NYC, May 13, 1945
G577BYou Got Me Crying AgainGuild 134; Musicraft 366; Savoy MG 12040
G579ABoyd's NestGuild 133; Musicraft 490; Savoy MG 12040
G580BBlue PreludeGuild 134; Musicraft 490; Savoy MG 12040
* Savoy MG 12040   Boyd Raeburn - Boyd Meets Stravinsky
* Guild 134   Boyd Raeburn - You've Got Me Crying Again / Blue Prelude
* Musicraft 366   Boyd Raeburn - Summertime / You've Got Me Crying Again
* Guild 133   Boyd Raeburn - Boyd's Nest / ???
* Musicraft 490   Boyd Raeburn - Blue Prelude / Boyd's Nest

Miss Rhapsody

Freddie Webster (trumpet) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Walter Thomas (tenor saxophone) Reuben "June" Cole (piano) Harold Underhill (guitar) Billy Taylor (bass) Cozy Cole (drums) Miss Rhapsody (vocals)
NYC, May 15, 1945
S5814He May Be Your ManSavoy 5532, SJL 2233
S5815We're Sisters Under The SkinSavoy 565
S5816The Night Before Judgement DaySavoy 565, SJL 2233
S5817I Feel For YouSavoy 5532, SJL 2233
* Savoy SJL 2233   Various Artists - Ladies Sing The Blues
* Savoy 5532   Viola Wells - He May Be Your Man / I Feel For You
* Savoy 565   Miss Rhapsody - We're Sisters Under The Skin / The Night Before Judgement Day

Mercer Ellington And His Orchestra

Kenny Dorham, Mercer Ellington (trumpet) Mercer Ellington And His Orchestra
NYC, May 17, 1945
5502Metronome All-OutMusicraft 379
5503Pass Me By-
* Musicraft 379   Mercer Ellington - Metronome All-Out / Pass Me By

Herbie Fields Hot Seven

Dave Page (trumpet) Herbie Fields (clarinet) Jay Peters (tenor saxophone) Lionel Hampton (piano) Billy Mackel (guitar) Charlie Harris (bass) George Jones (drums)
NYC, May 30, 1945
S5818Just Relaxin'Savoy 592
S5819It Had To Be Youunissued
S5820Camp MeetingSavoy 591, SJL 2224
S5821Four O'Clock BluesSavoy 592, SJL 2224
* Savoy SJL 2224   Various Artists - An Anthology: The Changing Face Of Harlem, Vol. 2
* Savoy 592   Herbie Fields - Just Relaxin' / Four O'Clock Blues
* Savoy 591   Herbie Fields - Run Down / Camp Meeting

Charlie Kennedy Quintet

Charlie Kennedy (tenor saxophone) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Bill DeArango (guitar) Al McKibbon (bass) Buddy De Rocco (drums)
NYC, June 12, 1945
S5822I Can't Give You Anything But LoveSavoy 623
-I Can't Give You Anything But Love (alt. take)Regent MG 6047
S5823Crazy Rhythm-
S5824I Can't Get Started-
S5825Whispering-
S5826I'll See You In My Dreams-
* Regent MG 6047; Savoy MG 12200   The Crazy Rhythms Of Charlie Ventura And Charlie Kennedy
* Savoy 623   Charlie Kennedy - I Can't Give You Anything But Love / Dexter Gordon - Dexter Rides Again

Kay Starr With Ben Pollack's Orchestra

Kay Starr (vocals) Ben Pollack's Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, June 26, 1945
JRC201Should IJewel J 1001; Regent MG 6046
JRC202HoneyJewel J 1000; Regent 190, MG 6046
JRC203I Ain't Gonna Cry No MoreJewel J 1000; Regent MG 6046
JRC204Don't Meddle In My MoodJewel J 1001; Regent 190, MG 6046
* Regent MG 6046; Savoy MG 12220   Various Artists - The Girls Sing
* Jewel J 1001   Kay Starr - Should I / Don't Meddle In My Mood
* Jewel J 1000   Kay Starr - Honey / I Ain't Gonna Cry No More
* Regent 190, 45-190   Kay Starr - Honey / Don't Meddle In My Mood

Bob Graham With Al Beller Orchestra

Bob Graham (vocals) Al Beller Orchestra
circa June, 1945???
JRC205Till The End Of TimeJewel unissued
JRC206Lilly Belle-

Betty Bradley With Al Beller Orchestra

Betty Bradley (vocals) Al Beller Orchestra
circa June, 1945???
JRC207Do It AgainJewel unissued
JRC208Summertime-

The Meltones

The Meltones
circa June, 1945???
JRC209Where Or WhenJewel unissued
JRC210White ChristmasRegent 189
JRC211Who'll Be The FoolJewel unissued
JRC212You Drive Me To Dream-
* Regent 189   Rev. Charles Watkins - Christmas Morn / The Meltones - White Christmas

Mahlon Clark Sextette

Mahlon Clark (clarinet) Buddy Cole (piano) Dave Barbour, Nappy Lamare (guitar) Phil Stephens (bass) Nick Fatool (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 6, 1945
JRC213East Lynne JumpJewel ON 5001
JRC214I'm A DreamerJewel ON 5000
JRC215Atomic Did It-
JRC216Can't We Be FriendsJewel ON 5001
* Jewel ON 5001   Mahlon Clark - East Lynne Jump / Can't We Be Friends
* Jewel ON 5000   Mahlon Clark - I'm A Dreamer / Atomic Did It

Ike Quebec All Stars

Ike Quebec (tenor saxophone) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Bill DeArango (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, August 7, 1945
S5828-1Girl Of My DreamsSavoy 620, XP 8083, MG 14009, SJL 2220
S5829Jim DawgsSavoy 570, XP 8083, MG 9021, MG 14009, SJL 2220
S5830Scufflin'Savoy XP 8083, MG 14009, SJL 2220
S5831I.Q. BluesSavoy 570, XP 8083, MG 9013, MG 14009, SJL 2220
* Savoy MG 14009   Various Artists - Angry Tenors
* Savoy SJL 2220   Various Artists - The Tenor Sax Album
* Savoy MG 9021   Various Artists - Tenor Sax Solos, Vol. 3
* Savoy MG 9013   Various Artists - Tenor Sax Solos, Vol. 2
* Savoy XP 8083   Ike Quebec
* Savoy 620   Ike Quebec - Girl Of My Dreams / Illinois Jacquet - Don't Blame Me
* Savoy 570   Ike Quebec - Jim Dawgs / I.Q. Blues

Teddy Wilson Sextet

Buck Clayton (trumpet) Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Teddy Wilson (piano) Al Casey (guitar) Al Hall (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
"Barbizon Plaza Hotel", NYC, August 14, 1945
5296If Dreams Come TrueMusicraft 336
5297I Can't Get StartedMusicraft 332
5298Stompin' At The Savoy-
5299Blues TooMusicraft 336
* Musicraft 336   Teddy Wilson - If Dreams Come True / Blues Too
* Musicraft 332   Teddy Wilson - I Can't Get Started / Stompin' At The Savoy

Charlie Ventura Sextet

Buck Clayton (trumpet) Charlie Ventura (tenor saxophone) Billy Rowland (piano) Ed Yance (guitar) Al Hall (bass) Specs Powell (drums)
NYC, August 17, 1945
NSC445 | T15Let's Jump For RitaEmArcy EP 1-6133, MG 36015; Regent MG 6064
NSC446 | T14Tammy's DreamEmArcy MG 36017; Regent MG 6064
NSC447 | T13C.V. Jam (Sweet Georgia Brown)EmArcy EP 1-6133, MG 36015; Regent MG 6064
NSC448 | T12Out You GoEmArcy MG 36023; Regent MG 6064
* EmArcy MG 36015; Universal (J) UCCM 9118   Charlie Ventura - Jumping With Ventura
* Regent MG 6064; Savoy MG 12202   Charlie Ventura/Kai Winding - East Of Suez
* EmArcy MG 36017   Various Artists - Trumpet Interlude
* EmArcy MG 36023   Various Artists - Battle Of The Saxes
* EmArcy EP 1-6133   Charlie Ventura - Jumping With Ventura

Charlie Ventura Quartet

Charlie Ventura (tenor saxophone) Arnold Ross (piano) John Levy (bass) Specs Powell (drums)
NYC, August 28, 1945
S5832Charlie Comes OnSavoy 663, XP 8079; Regent MG 6047
S5833Big DealSavoy 622, XP 8079, MG 9021; Regent MG 6047
S5834Ever So ThoughtfulSavoy 569, XP 8079; Regent MG 6047
S5835Jack PotSavoy 663; Regent MG 6047
S5836Dark EyesSavoy 569, XP 8079, MG 9013; Regent MG 6047
* Regent MG 6047; Savoy MG 12200   The Crazy Rhythms Of Charlie Ventura And Charlie Kennedy
* Savoy MG 9021   Various Artists - Tenor Sax Solos, Vol. 3
* Savoy MG 9013   Various Artists - Tenor Sax Solos, Vol. 2
* Savoy XP 8079   Charlie Ventura - New Sounds In Modern Music, Vol. 1
* Savoy 663   Charlie Ventura - Charlie Comes On / Jack Pot
* Savoy 622   Charlie Ventura - Big Deal / Vido Musso - My Jo-Ann
* Savoy 569, 832   Charlie Ventura - Ever So Thoughtful / Dark Eyes

Fuzzy Knight With Duce Spriggins Band

Fuzzy Knight (vocals) Duce Spriggins Band
circa August, 1945???
JRC217Texas With A Capital TJewel unissued
JRC218The Hep And The Square-

Cindy Walker With Duce Spriggins Band

Cindy Walker (vocals) Duce Spriggins Band
circa August, 1945???
JRC219No MoreJewel unissued
JRC220Don't Be Too Sure-

Bob Graham With Buddy Baker Orchestra

Bob Graham (vocals) Buddy Baker Orchestra
circa August, 1945???
JRC221Hello Sweetheart HelloJewel unissued
JRC222If I Had A Dozen Hearts-

Johnny Otis Big Band

Teddy Buckner, Billy Jones, Harry Parr Jones, Loyal Walker (trumpet) Henry Coker, Jap Jones, John Pettigrew, Eli Robinson (trombone) Rene Bloch, Bob Harris (alto saxophone) Paul Quinichette, James Von Streeter (tenor saxophone) Leon Beck (baritone saxophone) Bill Doggett (piano) Bernie Cobbs (guitar) Curtis Counce (bass) Johnny Otis (drums) Jimmy Rushing (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, September 13, 1945
JO141AMy Baby's BusinessExcelsior JR 141; Savoy SJL 2230
JO141BPreston Love's Mansion-
JO142AJimmy's Round-The-Clock BluesExcelsior JR 142; Savoy SJL 2230
JO142BHarlem NocturneExcelsior JR 142
JO142-2-Savoy 815, SJL 2230
* Savoy SJL 2230   Johnny Otis - The Original Otis Show: The Roots Of Rock' N' Roll, Vol. 4
* Excelsior JR 141   Jimmy Rushing - My Baby's Business / Preston Love's Mansion
* Excelsior JR 142   Jimmy Rushing - Jimmy's Round-The-Clock Blues / Harlem Nocturne
* Savoy 815   Johnny Otis - Harlem Nocturne / Midnight In The Barrelhouse

Erroll Garner Trio

Erroll Garner (piano) John Levy (bass) George De Hart (drums)
NYC, September 25, 1945
S5837LauraSavoy 571, XP 8007, MG 15001, MG 12003, SJL 2207
S5838StardustSavoy 577, XP 8012, MG 15001, MG 12002, SJL 2207
S5839Somebody Loves MeSavoy 571, XP 8008, MG 15001, MG 12002, SJL 2207
S5840Back Home Again In IndianaSavoy 577, XP 8012, MG 15001, MG 12002, SJL 2207
* Savoy MG 12003   Erroll Garner, Vol. 2 - Serenade To Laura
* Savoy SJL 2207   Erroll Garner - The Elf
* Savoy MG 12002   Erroll Garner, Vol. 1 - Penthouse Serenade
* Savoy MG 15001   Piano Solos By Erroll Garner
* Savoy XP 8007   Erroll Garner, Vol. 1
* Savoy XP 8012   Erroll Garner, Vol. 6
* Savoy XP 8008   Erroll Garner, Vol. 2
* Savoy 571   Erroll Garner - Laura / Somebody Loves Me
* Savoy 577   Erroll Garner - Stardust / Back Home Again In Indiana

Billy Eckstine And His Orchestra

Boonie Hazel, Shorty McConnell, Fats Navarro, Raymond Orr (trumpet) Walter Knox, Chippy Outcalt, Howard Scott, Gerald Valentine (trombone) John Cobbs, Budd Johnson (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons, Arthur Simmons (tenor saxophone) Teddy Cypron (baritone saxophone) Richard "Duke" Ellington (piano) Connie Wainwright (guitar) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Billy Eckstine (vocals)
NYC, September, 1945
NSC61My Deep Blue DreamNational 9021; EmArcy MG 36029; Regent MG 6054
NSC62Prisoner Of LoveNational 9017; EmArcy EP 1-6044, MG 26027, MG 36030; Regent MG 6052; Savoy SJL 2214
NSC63A Penny For Your ThoughtsRegent MG 6052
NSC64It Ain't Like ThatNational 9020; EmArcy EP 1-6040, MG 26025, MG 36029; Regent MG 6053; Savoy SJL 2214
* EmArcy MG 36029   Billy Eckstine - Blues For Sale
* Regent MG 6054   Billy Eckstine - My Deep Blue Dream
* EmArcy MG 36030   Billy Eckstine - The Love Songs Of Mr. "B"
* Regent MG 6052   Billy Eckstine - Prisoner Of Love
* Savoy SJL 2214   Billy Eckstine - Mr. B And The Band
* Regent MG 6053   Billy Eckstine - The Duke, The Blues And Me
* EmArcy MG 26027   Billy Eckstine - The Love Songs Of Mr. "B"
* EmArcy MG 26025   Billy Eckstine - Blues For Sale
* EmArcy EP 1-6044   Billy Eckstine - The Love Songs Of Mr. "B"
* EmArcy EP 1-6040   Billy Eckstine - Blues For Sale
* National 9021   Billy Eckstine - My Deep Blue Dream / Jelly Jelly
* National 9017   Billy Eckstine - Prisoner Of Love / All I Sing Is Blues
* National 9020   Billy Eckstine - It Ain't Like That / I've Got To Pass Your House

Lennie Herman And His Orchestra

Lennie Herman (leader) and others
September, 1945
NSC65Alouetteunissued
NSC66Hong Kong BluesNational 7009
NSC67Skirtsunissued
NSC68Grandfather's ClockNational 7009
* National 7009   Lennie Herman - Grandfather's Clock / Hong Kong Blues

Lill Allen

Lill Allen (vocals) and others
October 11, 1945
NSC73Let Me See Your SmileNational rejected
NSC74How Long Can I Take It-
NSC75I Stay In The Mood For You-
NSC76Lonesome With The Blues-
NSC77I'd Give It To You-
NSC78Four O'Clock Rideout-
NSC79Say You're Gone For Good-
NSC80Just Another Feller-

Boyd Raeburn And His Orchestra

Tommy Allison, Alan Jeffreys, Johnny Napton, Dale Pierce (trumpet) Jack Carmen, Ollie Wilson, Si Zentner (trombone) Boyd Raeburn (soprano,bass saxophone) Leonard Green, Hal McKusick (alto saxophone) Stuart Anderson, Frank Socolow (tenor saxophone) Guy McReynolds (baritone saxophone) George Handy (piano, arranger, vocals) Hayden Causey (guitar) Ed Mihelich (bass) Jackie Mills (drums) David Allyn, Ginnie Powell (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, October 15, 1945
JRC223-3TonsilectomySavoy 803, XP 8040, MG 15010, MG 12025
JRC224-2ForgetfulSavoy 802, XP 8040, MG 15012, MG 12025
JRC225-1Rip Van WinkleSavoy 803, XP 8050, MG 15011, MG 12025
JRC226-2YerxaSavoy 804, XP 8040, MG 15010, MG 12025
* Savoy MG 12025   Boyd Raeburn - Man With The Horns
* Savoy MG 15010   Innovations By Boyd Raeburn And His Orchestra, Vol. 1
* Savoy MG 15012   Innovations By Boyd Raeburn And His Orchestra, Vol. 3
* Savoy MG 15011   Innovations By Boyd Raeburn And His Orchestra, Vol. 2
* Savoy XP 8040   Innovations By Boyd Raeburn And His Orchestra, Vol. 1
* Savoy XP 8050   Various Artists - Rhythm And Blues, Vol. 2
* Savoy 803   Boyd Raeburn - Tonsilectomy / Rip Van Winkle
* Savoy 802   Boyd Raeburn - Boyd Meets Stravinsky / Forgetful
* Savoy 804   Boyd Raeburn - Yerxa / Hep Boyd's

no information

unknown artists
October 27, 1945
JRC227unknown titleJewel unissued
JRC228--
JRC229--

Dexter Gordon Quartet

Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Sadik Hakim (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Eddie Nicholson (drums)
NYC, October 30, 1945
D5841-2Blow Mr. Dexter (alt. take)Savoy SJL 2211; Masters Of Jazz MJCD 128
D5841-3Blow Mr. DexterSavoy 576, XP 8023, MG 9016, MG 12130, SJL 2211; Masters Of Jazz MJCD 128
D5842Dexter's Deck-
D5843Dexter's Cuttin' OutSavoy 612, XP 8080, MG 9016, MG 12130, SJL 2211; Masters Of Jazz MJCD 128
D5844Dexter's Minor MadSavoy 612, MG 9022, MG 12130, SJL 2211; Masters Of Jazz MJCD 128
* Savoy SJL 2211   Dexter Gordon - Long Tall Dexter
* Savoy MG 12130   Dexter Gordon - Dexter Rides Again
* Masters Of Jazz MJCD 128   Dexter Gordon, Vol. 2 Young Dex 1944-1946
* Savoy MG 9016   Dexter Gordon - New Sound In Modern Music, Vol. 3
* Savoy MG 9022   Various Artists - Birth Of The Bop, Vol. 1
* Savoy XP 8023   Dexter Gordon - New Trends In Jazz, Vol. 4
* Savoy XP 8080   Dexter Gordon - New Sounds In Modern Music, Vol. 2
* Savoy 576, 914   Dexter Gordon - Blow Mr. Dexter / Dexter's Deck
* Savoy 612, 917   Dexter Gordon - Dexter's Cuttin' Out / Dexter's Minor Mad

Billy Eckstine And His Orchestra

Boonie Hazel, Shorty McConnell, Fats Navarro, Raymond Orr (trumpet) Walter Knox, Chippy Outcalt, Howard Scott, Gerald Valentine (trombone) John Cobbs, Budd Johnson (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons, Arthur Simmons (tenor saxophone) Teddy Cypron (baritone saxophone) Richard "Duke" Ellington (piano) Connie Wainwright (guitar) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Billy Eckstine (vocals)
NYC, October, 1945
NSC69I'm In The Mood For LoveNational 9016; EmArcy EP 1-6045, MG 26027, MG 36030; Regent MG 6058; Savoy SJL 2214
NSC70You Call It MadnessNational 9019; EmArcy MG 36030; Regent MG 6058; Savoy SJL 2214
NSC71All I Sing Is BluesNational 9017; EmArcy EP 1-6041, MG 26025, MG 36029; Regent MG 6058; Savoy SJL 2214
NSC72Long, Long JourneyNational 9016; EmArcy EP 1-6040, MG 26025, MG 36029; Regent MG 6058; Savoy SJL 2214
* EmArcy MG 36030   Billy Eckstine - The Love Songs Of Mr. "B"
* Regent MG 6058   Billy Eckstine - You Call It Madness
* Savoy SJL 2214   Billy Eckstine - Mr. B And The Band
* EmArcy MG 36029   Billy Eckstine - Blues For Sale
* EmArcy MG 26027   Billy Eckstine - The Love Songs Of Mr. "B"
* EmArcy MG 26025   Billy Eckstine - Blues For Sale
* EmArcy EP 1-6045   Billy Eckstine - Mood For Love
* EmArcy EP 1-6041   Billy Eckstine - Billy's Blues
* EmArcy EP 1-6040   Billy Eckstine - Blues For Sale
* National 9016   Billy Eckstine - Long, Long Journey / I'm In The Mood For Love
* National 9019   Billy Eckstine - You Call It Madness / Tell Me Pretty Baby
* National 9017   Billy Eckstine - Prisoner Of Love / All I Sing Is Blues

Teddy Wilson Solo

Teddy Wilson (piano)
NYC, November 5, 1945
5330You Go To My HeadMusicraft 341
* Musicraft 341   Teddy Wilson - You Go To My Head / ??? - ???

"Gatemouth" Moore With Budd Johnson's Orchestra

Dick Vance (trumpet) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet) Budd Johnson (tenor saxophone) Harry Carney (baritone,alto saxophone) Sam Benskin (piano) Al Hall (bass) J.C. Heard (drums) "Gatemouth" Moore (vocals)
NYC, November 14, 1945
NSC81Did You Ever Love A WomanNational 6002
NSC82I'm Going 'Way Back Home-
NSC83IsabelNational 4010
NSC84I Put Her OutNational 9145
* National 6002   "Gatemouth" Moore - Did You Ever Love A Woman / I'm Going 'Way Back Home
* National 4010   "Gatemouth" Moore - Christmas Blues / Isabel
* National 9145   "Gatemouth" Moore - I'd Give It To You / I Put Her Out

"Gatemouth" Moore With Budd Johnson's Orchestra

Dick Vance (trumpet) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet) Budd Johnson (tenor saxophone) Harry Carney (baritone,alto saxophone) Sam Benskin (piano) Al Hall (bass) J.C. Heard (drums) "Gatemouth" Moore (vocals): same personnel
NYC, November 15, 1945
NSC85Walking My Blues AwayNational 4004
NSC86Bum Dee Dah Ra Dee-
NSC87I'd Give It To YouNational 9145
NSC88They Can't Do This To MeNational 4015
* National 4004   "Gatemouth" Moore - Walking My Blues Away / Bum Dee Dah Ra Dee
* National 9145   "Gatemouth" Moore - I'd Give It To You / I Put Her Out
* National 4015   "Gatemouth" Moore - Love Doctor Blues / They Can't Do This To Me

Don Byas Quintet

Benny Harris (trumpet) Don Byas (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Jones (piano) John Levy (bass) Fred Radcliffe (drums)
NYC, November 26, 1945
S5845CandySavoy 574, XP 8038, MG 15043; Regent MG 6044; Savoy SJL 2211
S5846How High The MoonSavoy 597, XP 8038; Regent MG 6044; Savoy SJL 2211
S5847Don BySavoy XP 8039; Regent MG 6044; Savoy SJL 2211
S5848Byas-A-DrinkSavoy 574, XP 8039, MG 9023; Regent MG 6044; Savoy SJL 2211
* Regent MG 6044; Savoy MG 12203   Don Byas - Free And Easy
* Savoy SJL 2211   Dexter Gordon - Long Tall Dexter
* Savoy MG 15043   Tenor Sax Solos By Don Byas
* Savoy MG 9023   Various Artists - Birth Of The Bop, Vol. 2
* Savoy XP 8038   Don Byas, Vol. 4
* Savoy XP 8039   Don Byas, Vol. 5
* Savoy 574, 919   Don Byas - Candy / Byas-A-Drink
* Savoy 597   Don Byas - How High The Moon / Charlie Parker - Ko-Ko
= Savoy 916   Charlie Parker - Ko-Ko / Don Byas - How High The Moon

Charlie Parker Rebeboppers / The Be Bop Boys

Miles Davis (trumpet -2/13) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Sadik Hakim (piano -11/13) Dizzy Gillespie (piano -1/10,16, trumpet, piano -14,15) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, November 26, 1945
1. S5849-1Warming Up A Riff (orig.-take 1)Savoy 945, 45-302, XP 8001, MG 9000, MG 12014, MG 12079, SJL 2201, SJL 5500
2. S5850-1Billie's Bounce (new-take 1)Savoy MG 12079, SJL 1107, SJL 5500
3. S5850-2Billie's Bounce (short-take 2)Savoy MG 12079, SJL 5500
4. S5850-3Billie's Bounce (new-take 3)-
5. S5850-4Billie's Bounce (new-take 4)-
6. S5850-5Billie's Bounce (orig.-take 5)Savoy 573, 45-304, XP 8000, MG 9001, MG 12009, MG 12079, SJL 2201, SJL 5500
7. S5851-1Now's The Time (short-take 1)Savoy MG 12079, SJL 5500
8. S5851-2Now's The Time (short-take 2)-
9. S5851-3Now's The Time (new-take 3)Savoy MG 12079, SJL 1107, SJL 5500
10. S5851-4Now's The Time (orig.-take 4)Savoy 573, 45-300, 4508, XP 8000, MG 9000, MG 12001, MG 12079, MG 12125, SJL 2201, SJL 5500
11. S5852-1Thriving On A Riff (new-take 1)Savoy MG 12079, SJL 1107, SJL 5500
12. S5852-2Thriving On A Riff (short-take 2)Savoy MG 12079, SJL 5500
13. S5852-3Thriving On A Riff (orig.-take 3)Savoy 903, 945, 45-306, XP 8006, MG 9001, MG 12009, MG 12079, MG 12126, SJL 2201, SJL 5500
14. S5853-1Ko-Ko (short-take 1)Savoy MG 12079, SJL 5500
15. S5853-2Ko-Ko (orig.-take 2) (Cocoa)Savoy 597, 45-311, 4508, XP 8001, XP 8097, MG 9000, MG 9034, MG 12014, MG 12079, MG 12126, SJL 2201, SJL 5500
16.Meandering (new-take 1)Savoy MG 12079, SJL 2201, SJL 5500
* Savoy MG 12014   The Genius Of Charlie Parker
* Savoy MG 12079   Charlie Parker Story
* Savoy SJL 2201   Charlie Parker - Bird: Master Takes
* Savoy SJL 5500   Charlie Parker - The Complete Savoy Studio Sessions
* Savoy SJL 1107   Charlie Parker - Encores
* Savoy MG 12009   Charlie Parker Memorial, Vol. 2
* Savoy MG 12001   The Immortal Charlie Parker
* Savoy MG 12125   Various Artists - The Many Faces Of Blues
* Savoy MG 12126   Various Artists - The Jazz Hour
* Savoy MG 9000   The Charlie Parker Quintet, Vol. 1
* Savoy MG 9001   The Charlie Parker Quintet, Vol. 2
* Savoy MG 9034   Various Artists - Bird - Diz - Bud - Max
* Savoy XP 8001   Charlie Parker, Vol. 2
* Savoy XP 8000   Charlie Parker, Vol. 1
* Savoy XP 8006   Charlie Parker, Vol. 7
* Savoy XP 8097   Various Artists - Bird - Diz - Bud - Max, Vol. 1
* Savoy 45-302   Charlie Parker - Warming Up A Riff / Buzzy
* Savoy 45-304   Charlie Parker - Billie's Bounce / Klaunstance
* Savoy 45-300   Charlie Parker - Now's The Time / Red Cross
* Savoy 4508   Charlie Parker - Now's The Time / Ko-Ko
* Savoy 45-306   Charlie Parker - Thriving On A Riff / Sippin' At Bells
* Savoy 45-311   Charlie Parker - Ko-Ko / Marmaduke
* Savoy 945   Charlie Parker - Warming Up A Riff / Thriving On A Riff
* Savoy 573   Charlie Parker - Billie's Bounce / Now's The Time
= Savoy 918   Charlie Parker/Dizzy Gillespie - Billie's Bounce / Now's The Time
* Savoy 903   The Be Bop Boys - Opus De Bop / Thriving On A Riff
* Savoy 597   Don Byas - How High The Moon / Charlie Parker - Ko-Ko
= Savoy 916   Charlie Parker - Ko-Ko / Don Byas - How High The Moon

Red Saunders Sextet

Sonny Cohn (trumpet) Antonio Cosie (alto saxophone) Leon Washington (tenor saxophone) Porter Derico (piano) Mickey Sims (bass) Red Saunders (drums)
NYC, December 7, 1945
S5855HallelujahSavoy 596
S5856Red's Boogie Woogie-
S5857Chicago Jamunissued
S5858Sweet Lorraine-
S5859Memories Of You-
* Savoy 596   Red Saunders - Hallelujah / Red's Boogie Woogie

Bonnie Davis And The Piccadilly Pipers

Clem Moorman (piano) Ernie Ransom (guitar) Ed McKaine (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Bonnie Davis (vocals)
NYC, December 10, 1945
S5860UpstairsSavoy 5517, 695
S5861Let Me Play With You PoodleSavoy 5525
S5862Let's Beat Out Some Loveunissued
S5863Forget It, You're Still In LoveSavoy 5517
* Savoy 5517   Bonnie Davis/The Piccadilly Pipers - Upstairs / Bonnie Davis - Forget It, You're Still In Love
* Savoy 695   Bonnie Davis/Clem - Don't Stop Now / Upstairs
* Savoy 5525   Bonnie Davis/Clem - Let Me Play With You Poodle / Bonnie Davis - So Long

Lloyd Thompson's Orchestra

Clem Moorman (piano) Ernie Ransom (guitar) Ed McKaine (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Melba Smith (vocals) Lloyd Thompson (leader)
NYC, December 10, 1945
S5864Jockey BluesSavoy 5518
S5865Just In Case You Change Your Mind-
* Savoy 5518   Lloyd Thompson - Jockey Blues / Just In Case You Change Your Mind

Kai's Krazy Kats

Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Kai Winding (trombone) Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Shorty Allen (piano) Iggy Shevack (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
NYC, December 14, 1945
S5866Sweet MissSavoy 602, XP 8114, MG 9017, MG 12074, SJL 1105
-Sweet Miss (alt. take)Savoy SJL 1105
S5867LoadedSavoy 602, XP 8114, MG 9017, MG 12074, SJL 1105
-Loaded (alt. take)Savoy SJL 1105
S5868Grab Your Axe, MaxSavoy 590, XP 8114, MG 9017, MG 12074, SJL 1105
-Grab Your Axe, Max (alt. take)Savoy SJL 1105
S5869AlwaysSavoy 590, XP 8114, MG 15049, MG 9023, MG 12074, SJL 1105
* Savoy MG 12074; London (E) LTZ-C.15070   Various Artists - Loaded
* Savoy SJL 1105   Stan Getz - Opus De Bop
* Savoy MG 9017   Kai Winding - New Sound In Modern Music, Vol. 4
* Savoy MG 15049   J.J. Johnson - Kai Winding Sextet
* Savoy MG 9023   Various Artists - Birth Of The Bop, Vol. 2
* Savoy XP 8114   Kai Winding - Stan Getz
* Savoy 602, 922   Kai's Krazy Kats - Sweet Miss / Loaded
* Savoy 590, 920   Kai Winding - Grab Your Axe, Max / Always

Slim Gaillard And His Orchestra

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Jack McVea (tenor saxophone) Dodo Marmarosa (piano) Slim Gaillard (piano, guitar, vocals) Bam Brown (bass, vocals) Zutty Singleton (drums)
probably Hollywood, CA, December 29, 1945
BTJ38-2Dizzy Boogie (take 2)Savoy XP 8097, MG 12014
BTJ39-2Flat Foot Floogie (orig.-take 2)-
BTJ40-2Popity Pop (orig.-take 1)Savoy XP 8098, MG 9034, MG 12014
BTJ41RESlim's Jam (new-take 2)-
* Savoy MG 12014   The Genius Of Charlie Parker
* Savoy MG 9034   Various Artists - Bird - Diz - Bud - Max
* Savoy XP 8097   Various Artists - Bird - Diz - Bud - Max, Vol. 1
* Savoy XP 8098   Various Artists - Bird - Diz - Bud - Max, Vol. 2

Toni Arden With Al Trace And His Silly Symphonists

Toni Arden (vocals) Al Trace (leader) and others
December, 1945
NSC89Do You MindNational 7010
NSC90White Roses-
NSC91Yi Yimminy YiNational 7024
NSC92I Don't Care-
* National 7010   Toni Arden - Do You Mind / White Roses
* National 7024   Toni Arden - Yi Yimminy Yi / I Don't Care

Dick Thomas

Dick Thomas (vocals) and others
December, 1945
NSC93Gonna Dry Up My TearsNational 5013
NSC94(Can't Get Back) Too Soon To TucsonNational 5011
NSC95Moanin' In The Mornin', Greivin' In The Evenin' Blues-
NSC96Sleepy HeadNational 5012
* National 5013   Dick Thomas - I've Got A Gal In Larramee / Gonna Dry Up My Tears
* National 5011   Dick Thomas - Moanin' In The Mornin', Greivin' In The Evenin' Blues / (Can't Get Back) Too Soon To Tucson
* National 5012   Dick Thomas - Ragtime Cowboy From Santa Fe / Sleepy Head

Slim Gaillard Quartet

Dodo Marmarosa (piano) Slim Gaillard (guitar, piano, vocals) Bam Brown (bass, vocals) Zutty Singleton (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, 1945
BB101-3LagunaBee-Bee 101; Melodisc (E) 1013 (alt.); Savoy SJL 2215
BB102-3Dunkin' BagelBee-Bee 102; Savoy SJL 2215
BB103-1Boogin' At Berg'sBee-Bee 101; Savoy SJL 2215
BB104-5Don't Blame MeBee-Bee 102
BB117Chili And BeansBee-Bee 1001
BB118Laguna OrooneyBee-Bee unissued?
BB119Froglegs And Bourbon-
Millionaires Don't WhistleMelodisc (E) 1013 (alt.)
* Savoy SJL 2215   Various Artists - Black California
* Bee-Bee 101; Melodisc (E) 1012   Slim Gaillard - Laguna / Boogin' At Berg's
* Melodisc (E) 1013 (alt.)   Slim Gaillard - Laguna / Millionaires Don't Whistle
* Bee-Bee 102; Melodisc (E) 1013   Slim Gaillard - Dunkin' Bagel / Don't Blame Me
* Bee-Bee 1001   Slim Gaillard - Chili And Beans / ??? - ???