Savoy Records Discography: 1950

1950

Billy Wright

Billy Wright (vocals) and others
Atlanta, GA, January 7, 1950
SGA665-3Back Biting WomanSavoy 733
SGA666Ride On Little Girlunissued
SGA667-2Heavy Hearted BluesSavoy 741
SGA668-3Gotta Find My BabySavoy 810
* Savoy 733   Billy Wright - Thinking Blues / Back Biting Woman
* Savoy 741   Billy Wright - After Dark Blues / Heavy Hearted Blues
* Savoy 810   Billy Wright - Gotta Find My Baby / Hey Little Girl

Johnny Otis And His Orchestra

John Anderson (trumpet -1/4) Floyd Turnham (alto saxophone -1/4) Big Jay McNeely (tenor saxophone) Bobby McNeely (baritone saxophone -1/4) Devonia Williams (piano) Pete Lewis (guitar) Mario Delagarde (bass) Leard Bell (drums) Mel Walker (vocals -1/4) Little Esther (vocals -5,6) The Robins: Ty Terrell (tenor vocals) Roy Richards, Billy Richards (baritone vocals) Bobby Nunn (lead bass vocals) (vocal group) Johnny Otis (director -1/4, vibraphone -5,6)
Los Angeles, CA, January 11, 1950
1. SLA5101-3The Turkey Hop, Part 1Savoy 732, SJL 2230
2. SLA5102-3The Turkey Hop, Part 2-
3. SLA5103-2Blues NocturneSavoy 743, SJL 2230
4. SLA5104ACry BabySavoy 749; Regent 1016; Savoy SJL 2230
5. SLA5105Lover's Lane BoogieSavoy SJL 2221
6. SLA5106I Found Out My TroublesSavoy SJL 2230
* Savoy SJL 2230   Johnny Otis - The Original Otis Show: The Roots Of Rock' N' Roll, Vol. 4
* Savoy SJL 2221   Various Artists - The Roots Of Rock' N' Roll
* Savoy 732   Johnny Otis - The Turkey Hop, Part 1&2
* Savoy 743   Johnny Otis - New Orleans Shuffle / Blues Nocturne
* Savoy 749   Johnny Otis - I'm Not Falling In Love With You / Cry Baby
* Regent 1016   Johnny Otis - Cry Baby / I'm Not Falling In Love With You

Joe Roland Quartet

Sidney Kasmit, Jules Modlin, Gus Oberstein (strings) Joe Roland (vibraphone) Joe Puma (guitar) Ismael Ugarte (bass) Harold Granowski (drums) Paula Castle (vocals)
NYC, January 17, 1950
1117Half NelsonRoland 1701; Mercer LP 1002; Vogue (F) LD 012; Savoy XP 8126, MG 15034, MG 12039
1118Love Is Just A PlaythingRoland 1700; Cupol (Swd) 9009; Savoy XP 8126, MG 15034, MG 12039
1119Sally Is GoneRoland 1701; Cupol (Swd) 9009; Mercer LP 1002; Vogue (F) LD 012; Savoy XP 8126, MG 15034, MG 12039
1120Dee Dee's DanceRoland 1700; Mercer LP 1002; Vogue (F) LD 012; Savoy XP 8126, MG 15034, MG 12039
* Savoy MG 12039   The Joltin' Joe Roland And His Quartets - Symphonette
* Mercer LP 1002   Eddie Shu Quintet/Joe Roland/Wild Bill Davis And His Real Gone Organ - New Stars-New Sounds, Vol. 1
* Vogue (F) LD 012   Various Artists - New Stars-New Sounds, Vol. 1
* Savoy MG 15034   Joe Roland Symfonet
* Savoy XP 8126   Joe Roland Symfonet
* Roland 1701; Mercer M 1964   Joe Roland - Half Nelson / Sally Is Gone
* Roland 1700   Joe Roland - Love Is Just A Plaything / Dee Dee's Dance
* Cupol (Swd) 9009   Joe Roland - Love Is Just A Plaything / Sally Is Gone

The Ravens

Bill Sanford (piano, arranger) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Maithe Marshall (lead tenor vocals) Leonard Puzey (2nd tenor vocals) Warren Suttles (baritone vocals) Jimmy Ricks (bass vocals)
January, 1950
NSC553I've Been A FoolNational 9101; Savoy SJL 2227
NSC554It's The Talk Of The TownNational 9158; Savoy SJL 2227
NSC555I Don't Have To Ride No MoreNational 9101
NSC556No More Kisses For My BabySavoy SJL 2227
* Savoy SJL 2227   Various Artists - The Ravens - The Greatest Group Of Them All: The Roots Of Rock' N' Roll, Vol. 3
* National 9101   The Ravens - I've Been A Fool / I Don't Have To Ride No More
* National 9158   The Ravens - It's The Talk Of The Town / Count Every Star

Dave Apollon

Dave Apollon, and others
January, 1950
NSC561The Third Man ThemeNational 9104
NSC562The Cafe Mozart Waltz-
* National 9104   Dave Apollon - The Third Man Theme / The Cafe Mozart Waltz

Florence Wright

Florence Wright (vocals) unidentified woodwinds and rhythm
February 11, 1950
NSC563I'll Never Let A Day Pass ByNational 9124
NSC564ImaginationNational 9105
NSC565Billyunissued
NSC566Poor ButterflyNational 9105
* National 9124   Florence Wright - I'm Gonna Fade You With The Blues / I'll Never Let A Day Pass By
* National 9105   Florence Wright - Poor Butterfly / Imagination

Johnny Otis And His Orchestra

Lorenzo Holden (tenor saxophone) Johnny Otis (vibraphone) Devonia Williams (piano) Pete Lewis (guitar) Mario Delagarde (bass) Leard Bell (drums) Little Esther (vocals) The Robins: Ty Terrell (tenor vocals) Roy Richards, Billy Richards (baritone vocals) Bobby Nunn (lead bass vocals) (vocal group)
Los Angeles, CA, February 13, 1950
SLA5107-2MiserySavoy 735, SJL 2221
SLA5108-2I'm ThroughSavoy 762
SLA5109I'm Living O.K.Savoy 752, SJL 2230
SLA5110-1Ain't No Use Beggin'Savoy 738, SJL 2230
SLA5111You're Fine But Not My KindSavoy 762, SJL 2230
* Savoy SJL 2221   Various Artists - The Roots Of Rock' N' Roll
* Savoy SJL 2230   Johnny Otis - The Original Otis Show: The Roots Of Rock' N' Roll, Vol. 4
* Savoy 735   Little Esther - Misery / Little Esther/Mel Walker - Mistrutin' Blues
* Savoy 762   The Robins - I'm Through / You're Fine But Not My Kind
* Savoy 752   The Robins - There's Rain In My Eyes / I'm Living O.K.
* Savoy 738   The Robins - Our Romance Is Gone / Ain't No Use Beggin'

Barbara Carroll Trio

Barbara Carroll (piano, vocals) Danny Martucci (bass) Herbie Wasserman (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 15, 1950
D256 | D262Dancing On The CeilingDiscovery 130, EP 4, DL 3014; Savoy MG 12097
D257 | D264Barbara's CarolDiscovery 129, EP 4; Savoy MG 12097
D258 | D263You Stepped Out Of A Dream-
D259 | D266The Puppet That Dances BopDiscovery 130, EP 4; Savoy MG 12097
D260 | D265Morocco, Part 1&2Discovery 160
D261 | D267Let's Have A Partyunissued
D6118Morocco (instrumental version)Discovery 174
D6119Morocco (vocal version)-
* Savoy MG 12097   Various Artists - Lookin' For A Boy
* Discovery DL 3014   Various Artists - Songs By Rodgers And Hart - Songs By Johnny Green
* Discovery EP 4   Barbara Carroll Trio
* Discovery 130, 45-130   Barbara Carroll - Dancing On The Ceiling / The Puppet That Dances Bop
* Discovery 129, 45-129   Barbara Carroll - Barbara's Carol / You Stepped Out Of A Dream
* Discovery 160   Barbara Carroll - Morocco, Part 1&2
* Discovery 174   Barbara Carroll - Morocco (instrumental version) / Morocco (vocal version)

Johnny Otis And His Orchestra

Lorenzo Holden (tenor saxophone) Johnny Otis (vibraphone) Devonia Williams (piano) Pete Lewis (guitar) Mario Delagarde (bass) Leard Bell (drums) Mel Walker (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, February 23, 1950
SLA5112-1HelplessSavoy 748; Regent 1018; Savoy SJL 2221
* Savoy SJL 2221   Various Artists - The Roots Of Rock' N' Roll
* Savoy 748   Mel Walker - Helpless / Johnny Otis - Dreamin' Blues
* Regent 1018   Johnny Otis - Dreamin' Blues / Helpless

Johnny Otis And His Orchestra

Lee Graves, Don Johnson (trumpet) George Washington (trombone) Lorenzo Holden, James Von Streeter (tenor saxophone) Walter Henry (baritone,alto saxophone) Johnny Otis (vibraphone) Devonia Williams (piano) Pete Lewis (guitar) Mario Delagarde (bass) Leard Bell (drums) Little Esther, Redd Lyte, Mel Walker (vocals): add Lee Graves, Don Johnson (trumpet) George Washington (trombone) James Von Streeter (tenor saxophone) Walter Henry (baritone,alto saxophone) Little Esther, Redd Lyte (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, February 27, 1950
SLA5113-3Cool And EasySavoy 774; Regent 1028; Savoy SJL 2230
SLA5114Mistrutin' BluesSavoy 735, SJL 2230
SLA5115-3Dreamin' BluesSavoy 748; Regent 1018; Savoy SJL 2230
SLA5116Cupid's BoogieSavoy 750, SJL 2221
* Savoy SJL 2230   Johnny Otis - The Original Otis Show: The Roots Of Rock' N' Roll, Vol. 4
* Savoy SJL 2221   Various Artists - The Roots Of Rock' N' Roll
* Savoy 774   Johnny Otis - Head Hunter / Cool And Easy
* Regent 1028   Johnny Otis - Head Hunter / Cool And Easy
* Savoy 735   Little Esther - Misery / Little Esther/Mel Walker - Mistrutin' Blues
* Savoy 748   Mel Walker - Helpless / Johnny Otis - Dreamin' Blues
* Regent 1018   Johnny Otis - Dreamin' Blues / Helpless
* Savoy 750   Little Esther - Just Can't Get Free / Little Esther/Mel Walker - Cupid's Boogie

Ben Pollack And His Orchestra

Dick Cathcart (trumpet) Moe Schneider (trombone) Matty Matlock (clarinet) Ray Sherman (piano) Bill Newman (banjo, guitar) Walter Yoder (bass) Ben Pollack (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 28, 1950
D270 | D276Maryland, My MarylandDiscovery 133, DL 3008; Regent MG 6068
D271 | D277Sensation Rag-
D272 | D278Tin Roof BluesDiscovery 131, DL 3008; Regent MG 6068
D273 | D279I Can't Give You Anything But Love-
D274 | D280San Antonio ShoutDiscovery 132, DL 3008; Regent MG 6068
D275 | D281San Sue Strut-
* Regent MG 6068; Savoy MG 12207   Ben Pollack/Wingy Manone - Dixieland Strut
* Discovery DL 3008   Ben Pollack - Dixie For Dancin'
* Discovery 133, 45-133   Ben Pollack - Maryland, My Maryland / Sensation Rag
* Discovery 131, 45-131   Ben Pollack - Tin Roof Blues / I Can't Give You Anything But Love
* Discovery 132, 45-132   Ben Pollack - San Antonio Shout / San Sue Strut

Happy Lewis

Happy Lewis (harmonica) Edna Mae Harris (vocals) unidentified rhythm
February 28, 1950
NSC567I Found My MamaNational 9107
* National 9107   Toni Arden - Where Is The Chicken In The Chicken Chow Mein / Happy Lewis - I Found My Mama

Eileen Barton

Eileen Barton (vocals) and others
February, 1950
NSC557Honey, Won't You Honeymoon With MeNational 9109
NSC558If I Knew You Were Comin'National 9103
NSC559Poco Loco In The Coco-
NSC560If You Saw What I SawNational 9112
* National 9109   Eileen Barton - Honey, Won't You Honeymoon With Me / Dixieland Ball
* National 9103   Eileen Barton - Poco Loco In The Coco / If I Knew You Were Comin'
* National 9112   Eileen Barton - If You Saw What I Saw / May I Take Two Giant Steps

The Calypso Serenaders

The Calypso Serenaders
March 13, 1950
S5250Bulldog Don't Bite MeSavoy 736
S5251Zambo-
S5252Calypso ManSavoy 737
S5253Give Me One Dollar-
* Savoy 736   The Calypso Serenaders - Bulldog Don't Bite Me / Zambo
* Savoy 737   The Calypso Serenaders - Calypso Man / Give Me One Dollar

Ross Raphael And His Rhumbas

Ross Raphael
March 14, 1950
S5260/5267unknown titleSavoy unissued

Aqua String Band

Aqua String Band
March 14, 1950
S5268/5269unknown titleSavoy unissued

Johnny Sparrow and others

Johnny Sparrow (tenor saxophone) and others
March 28, 1950
NSC568Popcorn WillieNational unissued
NSC569Sparrows In The Barrell-

Johnny Otis And His Orchestra With Mel Walker

Mel Walker (vocals) Johnny Otis (leader) and others
Atlanta, GA, March 29, 1950
SGA11065unknown titleSavoy unissued
SGA11066--

Eileen Barton

Eileen Barton (vocals) and others
March 29, 1950
NSC570Dixieland BallNational 9109
NSC571May I Take Two Giant StepsNational 9112
NSC572Sticks And Stonesunissued
NSC573Sense Of Humor-
* National 9109   Eileen Barton - Honey, Won't You Honeymoon With Me / Dixieland Ball
* National 9112   Eileen Barton - If You Saw What I Saw / May I Take Two Giant Steps

Elaine Howard

Elaine Howard (vocals) and others
March 29, 1950
NSC574Cry, Cry, CryNational 9108
NSC575Choo 'N Gum-
NSC576Worriedunissued
* National 9108   Elaine Howard - Choo 'N Gum / Cry, Cry, Cry

Chris Columbo and others

Chris Columbo (drums) and others
March 30, 1950
NSC577Come Easy, Go Easy SweetheartNational 9116
NSC578Brown Eyesunissued
NSC579Don't Say You Care-
NSC580Benny PennywhistleNational 9116
* National 9116   Chris Columbo - Come Easy, Go Easy Sweetheart / Benny Pennywhistle

Johnny Sparrow Quintet

Johnny Sparrow (tenor saxophone) unknown (piano) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums)
March 30, 1950
NSC585Michael's CycleNational 9121
NSC586Blues At The Apexunissued
NSC587My Best Gal-
NSC588Serenade To TwinsNational 9121
* National 9121   Johnny Sparrow - Michael's Cycle / Serenade To Twins

The National Independant Singers

The National Independant Singers (vocal group)
Atlanta, GA, March 30 or April 30, 1950
SGA11071To Be AloneSavoy unissued
SGA11072I Met My Brothers This Morning-
SGA11073Happy In The Service Of The Lord-
SGA11074I Got A Right-
SGA11075Have You Got Good Religion-
SGA11076My Bed Will Get Hard-

Johnny Sparrow Quartet

Johnny Sparrow (tenor saxophone) unknown (piano) unknown (bass) unknown (drums)
March 31, 1950
NSC589Rose Roomunissued
NSC590Sparrow's Arrow-
NSC591Word From Deacon BirdNational 9114
NSC592Who Owns The Joint-
* National 9114   Johnny Sparrow - Who Owns The Joint / Word From Deacon Bird

Danny Scholl

Danny Scholl, and others
March 31, 1950
NSC593Open ParachuteNational 9110
NSC594In My Dream WorldNational 9110, 9119
NSC595Our Love Storyunissued
NSC596Bonnie Highland Fling-
* National 9110   Danny Scholl - In My Dream World / Open Parachute
* National 9119   Danny Scholl - In My Dream World / I'm Gonna Live Till I Die

The Ravens

Bill Sanford (piano, arranger) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Maithe Marshall (lead tenor vocals) Leonard Puzey (2nd tenor vocals) Louis Heyward (baritone vocals) Jimmy Ricks (bass vocals)
NYC, March, 1950
NSC581I'm Gonna Paper All My Walls With Your Love LettersNational 9111; Regent MG 6062; Savoy SJL 2221
NSC582Count Every StarNational 9111, 9158; Savoy SJL 2221
NSC583Time Is Marching OnNational 9148
NSC584The Cadillac Songunissued
* Regent MG 6062   The Ravens - Write Me A Letter
* Savoy SJL 2221   Various Artists - The Roots Of Rock' N' Roll
* National 9111   The Ravens - Count Every Star / I'm Gonna Paper All My Walls With Your Love Letters
* National 9158   The Ravens - It's The Talk Of The Town / Count Every Star
* National 9148   The Ravens - Lilacs In The Rain / Time Is Marching On

no information

unknown artists
circa spring 1950???
NSC597Anitra's DanceNational unissued
NSC598Metronome Boogie-

The Atlanta Airs

The Atlanta Airs
Atlanta, GA, April 1, 1950
SGA11060I Have Jesusunissued
SGA11061I'm Clinging Closer To JesusSavoy 4015
SGA11062Oh Say Sounissued
SGA11063When I Can Read My Title Clear-
SGA11064On The Battlefield For My LordSavoy 4015
* Savoy 4015   The Atlanta Airs - I'm Clinging Closer To Jesus / On The Battlefield For My Lord

Lester Young Quintet

Jesse Drakes (trumpet -1/6,8/10) Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Kenny Drew (piano) Joe Shulman (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
"Argyle Lounge", Chicago, IL, April 2, 1950
1.Lester's Blues, No. 2 (Neenah)Savoy MG 12155, SJL 1109
2.Body And Soul-
3.Up And Adam-
4.Lester Warms Up (Big Eyes Blues)-
5.One O'Clock JumpSavoy SJL 1109
6.Lester's Blues, No. 1 (Lester's Mpp Mop Blues)Savoy MG 12155, SJL 1109
7.Pennies From Heaven-
8.I Can't Get Started-
9.How High The Moon-
10.Jumpin' With Symphony SidSavoy SJL 1109
* Savoy MG 12155   Lester Young - The Pres: Jazz Immortal Series, Vol. 2
* Savoy SJL 1109   Lester Young - Pres Lives

Ralf And Bert Berg

Charles Norman, Reinhold Svensson (piano) Thore Jederby (bass) Anders Burman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, April 13, 1950
mr84That's A PlentyMetronome (Swd) J 165; Regent MG 6009
mr85Temptation RagMetronome (Swd) J 135; Regent MG 6009
mr86Darktown Strutters' BallMetronome (Swd) J 165; Regent MG 6009
mr87Smorgasbord Rag (Fried Chicken Rag)Metronome (Swd) J 135; Regent MG 6009
* Regent MG 6009   Ragtime Reinhold/Olson Brothers - Ragtime
* Metronome (Swd) J 165   Ralf And Bert Berg - That's A Plenty / Darktown Strutters' Ball
* Metronome (Swd) J 135   Ralf And Bert Berg - Temptation Rag / Smorgasbord Rag

Paul Smith Quartet

Paul Smith (piano) Tony Rizzi (guitar) Norman Seelig (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, April 18, 1950
D296 | D361WanderingDiscovery 138, DL 3009; Savoy MG 12094
D297 | D362Out Of NowhereDiscovery 136, DL 3009, DL 3014; Savoy MG 12094
D299 | D363'S WonderfulDiscovery 137, DL 3009; Savoy MG 12094
D300 | D364Cupid Took Me For A RideDiscovery DL 3009; Savoy MG 12094
D301 | D365The Way You Look TonightDiscovery 136, DL 3009; Savoy MG 12094
D302 | D366By The FiresideDiscovery 139, DL 3009; Savoy MG 12094
D303 | D367Over The RainbowDiscovery 138, DL 3009; Savoy MG 12094
D304 | D368The Great LieDiscovery 137, DL 3009; Savoy MG 12094
* Savoy MG 12094   Paul Smith - By The Fireside
* Discovery DL 3009; Vogue (E) LDE 168; Disques Swing (F) M 33309   Paul Smith
* Discovery DL 3014   Various Artists - Songs By Rodgers And Hart - Songs By Johnny Green
* Discovery 138, 45-138   Paul Smith - Wandering / Over The Rainbow
* Discovery 136, 45-136   Paul Smith - Out Of Nowhere / The Way You Look Tonight
* Discovery 137, 45-137   Paul Smith - 'S Wonderful / The Great Lie
* Discovery 139, 45-139   Paul Smith - By The Fireside

Freddie Evans And The Gospel Trio

Freddie Evans (piano, vocals) unknown (organ) The Gospel Trio (female vocal group)
Atlanta, GA, April 21, 1950
SGA11067He's Got His Eyes On Meunissued
SGA11068When The Pearly Gates UnfoldSavoy 4018; Regent MG 6080
SGA11069He's All I Needunissued
SGA11070Even MeSavoy 4018
* Regent MG 6080   Various Artists - A Gospel Program
* Savoy 4018   Freddie Evans And The Gospel Trio - When The Pearly Gates Unfold / Even Me

Billy Wright

Billy Wright (vocals) Neil Jans Orchestra
Atlanta, GA, April 24, 1950
SGA669Married Woman's BoogieSavoy 837
SGA670Misfortune Bluesunissued
SGA671Empty HandsSavoy 761
SGA672Keep Your Hand On Your Heartunissued
* Savoy 837   Billy Wright - Married Woman's Boogie / Every Evening
* Savoy 761   Billy Wright - Fore Day Blues / Empty Hands

Billy Banks

Billy Banks (vocals) and others
April, 1950
NSC599There'll Be Some Changes MadeNational 9113
NSC600Maple Leaf Rag-
NSC601Train's Comin'unissued
NSC602The Joint's A Jinx-
* National 9113   Billy Banks - Maple Leaf Rag / There'll Be Some Changes Made

Johnny Otis And His Orchestra With Little Esther

Don Johnson (trumpet) Little Esther, Redd Lyte, Mel Walker (vocals) Johnny Otis (leader) and others
Baltimore, MD, May 3, 1950
SGA673Just Can't Get FreeSavoy 750
SGA674My Heart Tell MeSavoy 766; Regent 1027
* Savoy 750   Little Esther - Just Can't Get Free / Little Esther/Mel Walker - Cupid's Boogie
* Savoy 766   Johnny Otis - Rockin' Blues / My Heart Tell Me
* Regent 1027   Johnny Otis - Rockin' Blues / My Heart Tell Me

Red Norvo Trio

Red Norvo (vibraphone) Tal Farlow (guitar) Charles Mingus (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, May 3, 1950
D305-1Swedish Pastry (take 1)Savoy SJL 2212
D305-2Swedish Pastry (mst. take)Discovery 135, DL 3018; Savoy MG 12088, SJL 2212
D306Cheek To CheekDiscovery 134, DL 3018; Savoy MG 12088, SJL 2212
D307Night And DayDiscovery 135, DL 3018; Savoy MG 12088, SJL 2212
D308Time And TideDiscovery 134, DL 3018; Savoy MG 12088, SJL 2212
* Savoy SJL 2212   The Red Norvo Trio With Tal Farlow And Charles Mingus
* Savoy MG 12088   Red Norvo - Move!
* Discovery DL 3018   Red Norvo Trio, Vol. 2
* Discovery 135   Red Norvo - Swedish Pastry / Night And Day
* Discovery 134   Red Norvo - Cheek To Cheek / Time And Tide

Brownie McGhee

Harry Van Walls (piano) Bill Caples (guitar) Brownie McGhee (guitar, vocals) Billy Taylor (bass) John Hartsfield (drums)
NYC, May 8, 1950
S36-142True BluesSavoy 778
S36-143-1My Consolation-
S36-144New Sporting Life Bluesunissued
S36-145C.C. BabySavoy 747
* Savoy 778   Brownie McGhee - True Blues / My Consolation
* Savoy 747   Brownie McGhee - Brownie's New Worried Life Blues / C.C. Baby

Helen Humes With Marshall Royal And His Orchestra

John Anderson, Pete Candoli, Jack Trainor (trumpet) Britt Woodman (trombone) Marshall Royal (alto saxophone) Henry Bridges, Maxwell Davis (tenor saxophone) Jack McVea (baritone saxophone) Eddie Beal (piano) Leonard Bibb (bass) Oscar Bradley (drums) Helen Humes (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, May 9, 1950
D309Sad FeelingDiscovery 519
D310Rock Me To Sleep-
D311This Love Of MineDiscovery 520
D312He May Be Yours-
* Discovery 519   Helen Humes/Marshall Royal - Sad Feeling / Rock Me To Sleep
* Discovery 520   Helen Humes/Marshall Royal - This Love Of Mine / He May Be Yours

Paul Williams Sextette

Phil Guilbeau (trumpet) Joe Alexander, Miller Sam (tenor saxophone) Paul Williams (baritone saxophone) Lee Anderson (piano) John Murphy (bass) William Benjamin (drums)
NYC, May 18, 1950
S36-146Jeep's BluesSavoy 758, MG 15046
S36-147Rye BoogieSavoy 751, MG 15046
S36-148Weasel Swing-
S36-149Kugel Headunissued
* Savoy MG 15046   Paul Williams And His Hucklebuckers
* Savoy 758   Paul Williams - Jeep's Blues / Paul's Boogie
* Savoy 751   Paul Williams - Rye Boogie / Weasel Swing

Damita Jo

John Anderson, Walter Candoli, Jack Trainor (trumpet) Murray McEachern, Britt Woodman, Sy Zentner (trombone) Buddy Collette, Marshall Royal (alto saxophone) Henry Bridges (tenor saxophone) Maxwell Davis (tenor saxophone, arranger) Jack McVea (baritone saxophone) Eddie Beal (piano) Jack Marshall (guitar) Leonard Bibb (bass) Oscar Bradley (drums) Damita Jo (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, May 21, 1950
D314Until The Real Thing Comes AlongDiscovery 523
D315Believe MeDiscovery 521
D316Anytime, Any Place, AnywhereDiscovery 523
D317Here I AmDiscovery 521
* Discovery 523   Damita Jo - Until The Real Thing Comes Along / Anytime, Any Place, Anywhere
* Discovery 521   Damita Jo - Believe Me / Here I Am

Florence Wright

Florence Wright (vocals) and others
May 24, 1950
NSC603I'm Gonna Fade You With The BluesNational 9124
NSC604Pie In The BasketNational 9118
* National 9124   Florence Wright - I'm Gonna Fade You With The Blues / I'll Never Let A Day Pass By
* National 9118   Florence Wright - Pie In The Basket / Erroll Garner/Florence Wright - The Real Gone Tune

Erroll Garner And Florence Wright

Erroll Garner (piano) Florence Wright (vocals) and others
May 24, 1950
NSC605The Real Gone TuneNational 9118
NSC606You And Meunissued
* National 9118   Florence Wright - Pie In The Basket / Erroll Garner/Florence Wright - The Real Gone Tune

The National Independant Singers

The National Independant Singers (vocal group)
Atlanta, GA, May 30, 1950
SGA11077I Got Good ReligionSavoy 4020
SGA11078I Got A RightAcorn 303
SGA11079My Bed Will Be Hard SometimesSavoy unissued
SGA11080I Met My Elder This MorningSavoy 4020
SGA11081On Mount OliveAcorn 303
SGA11082Happy In The Service Of The LordRegent MG 6080
* Regent MG 6080   Various Artists - A Gospel Program
* Acorn 303   The National Independant Singers - I Got A Right / On Mount Olive
* Savoy 4020   The National Independant Singers - I Got Good Religion / I Met My Elder This Morning

Nick Delano

Nick Delano (vocals)
circa May, 1950???
D318Mad Mad MadDiscovery 522
D319Good Humor Manunissued
D320A Hundred Years From TodayDiscovery 522
D321In Coronadaunissued
* Discovery 522   Nick Delano - Mad Mad Mad / A Hundred Years From Today

"King David" And His Little Jazz / Roy Eldridge Quintet

Roy Eldridge (trumpet, vocals) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Dick Hyman (piano) Pierre Michelot (bass) Eddie Shaughnessy (drums) Anita Love (vocals)
Paris, France, June 9, 1950
VG4000 | D452 | D458King DavidVogue (F) V 5043, EPL 7947, LD 507-30; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55; Discovery 153, DL 2009
VG4001-1It Don't Mean A ThingVogue (F) V 5041; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55
VG4001-2It Don't Mean A Thing (alt. take)Mode (F) CMDINT 9568
VG4002-1 | D449 | D455Wrap Your Troubles In DreamsVogue (F) V 5042, EPL 7947; Mode (F) CMDINT 9568; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55; Discovery 151, DL 2009
VG4002-2Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams (alt. take)Vogue (F) LD 507-30
VG4002-3-Vogue (F) unissued
VG4003-1 | D448 | D454UndecidedVogue (F) V 5042, EPL 7947, LD 507-30; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55; Discovery 151, DL 2009
VG4003-2Undecided (alt. take)Mode (F) CMDINT 9568
VG4003-3-Vogue (F) unissued
VG4004-1Ain't No Flies On MeVogue (F) V 5043, LD 039; Mode (F) CMDINT 9568; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55
VG4005-1 | D450 | D456The Man I LoveVogue (F) V 5041, EPL 7947, 416039; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55; Discovery 152, DL 2009
VG4005-2The Man I Love (alt. take)Mode (F) MDINT 9461, CMDINT 9568
* Vogue (F) LD 507-30   Roy Eldridge - Little Jazz: 10eme Anniversaire Des Disques Vogue, Vol. 12
* Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55   Roy Eldridge - "Little Jazz" Jazz: Jazz Legacy 5
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9568   Roy Eldridge - The Many Faces Of Jazz, Vol. 9
* Vogue (F) 416039   Various Artists - Jazz Masters
* Mode (F) MDINT 9461   Various Artists - Les Classiques Du Jazz
* Discovery DL 2009   Roy Eldridge/Zoot Sims - Roy And Zoot
* Vogue (F) LD 039   Roy Eldridge - Joue Pour La Danse
* Vogue (F) EPL 7947   Roy Eldridge - "King David" And His Little Jazz
* Vogue (F) V 5043   Roy Eldridge - King David / Ain't No Flies On Me
* Discovery 153, 45-153   Roy Eldridge - King David / Easter Parade
* Vogue (F) V 5041   Roy Eldridge - It Don't Mean A Thing / The Man I Love
* Vogue (F) V 5042   Roy Eldridge - Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams / Undecided
* Discovery 151, 45-151   Roy Eldridge - Undecided / Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
* Discovery 152, 45-152   Roy Eldridge - The Man I Love / Wild Driver

"King David" And His Little Jazz / Roy Eldridge Quartet

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Gerry Wiggins (piano) Pierre Michelot (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Paris, France, June 14, 1950
VG4006-1 | D453 | D459Easter ParadeVogue (F) V 5044; Mode (F) CMDINT 9568; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55; Discovery 153
VG4006-2Easter Parade (alt. take)Vogue (F) LD 507-30; Discovery DL 2009
VG4007-1 | D451 | D457Wild DriverVogue (F) V 5044, LD 507-30; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55; Discovery 152, DL 2009
VG4007-2Wild Driver (alt. take)Mode (F) CMDINT 9568
VG4007-3-Vogue (F) unissued
VG4007-4--
VG4008-1If I Had YouVogue (F) V 5045, LD 039, LD 507-30; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55; Dial LP 304
VG4009-1Nuts (Poco Mania)Vogue (F) V 5045, LD 039, LD 507-30; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55; Pop (F) CBM 60016; Mode (F) CMDINT 9516
VG4010-1Someone To Watch Over MeVogue (F) V 5046, LD 039; Disques Swing (F) C 103; Mode (F) CMDINT 9568; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55
VG4010-2Someone To Watch Over Me (alt. take)Vogue (F) LD 507-30
VG4011-1Goliath BounceVogue (F) V 5046, LD 039, LD 507-30; Pop (F) SPO 17056; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9568   Roy Eldridge - The Many Faces Of Jazz, Vol. 9
* Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55   Roy Eldridge - "Little Jazz" Jazz: Jazz Legacy 5
* Vogue (F) LD 507-30   Roy Eldridge - Little Jazz: 10eme Anniversaire Des Disques Vogue, Vol. 12
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9516   Various Artists - The Many Faces Of Jazz, Vol. 4
* Disques Swing (F) C 103   Various Artists - 50 Ans De Jazz
* Discovery DL 2009   Roy Eldridge/Zoot Sims - Roy And Zoot
* Vogue (F) LD 039   Roy Eldridge - Joue Pour La Danse
* Dial LP 304   Roy Eldridge And His Orchestra
* Pop (F) CBM 60016   Various Artists - Trompette: Jazz Pour Vous 4
* Pop (F) SPO 17056   Roy Eldridge/Buck Clayton/Joe Newman/Jonah Jones - ABC Du Jazz, Vol. K: "Middle Jazz" Trumpet
* Vogue (F) V 5044   Roy Eldridge - Easter Parade / Wild Driver
* Discovery 153, 45-153   Roy Eldridge - King David / Easter Parade
* Discovery 152, 45-152   Roy Eldridge - The Man I Love / Wild Driver
* Vogue (F) V 5045   Roy Eldridge - If I Had You / Nuts
* Vogue (F) V 5046   Roy Eldridge - Someone To Watch Over Me / Goliath Bounce

Danny Cobb With Lucky Thompson Orchestra

Ray Copeland (trumpet) Ted Kelly (trombone) Sahib Shihab (alto saxophone) Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone) Pritchard Cheesman (baritone saxophone) Clifton Smalls (piano) Peck Morrison (bass) Panama Francis (drums) Danny Cobb (vocals)
NYC, June 16, 1950
S36-150Danny BoySavoy 754
S36-151Please Don't Leave MeAcorn 309
S36-152Rockaway BluesSavoy 754
S36-153Sorry Woman BluesAcorn 309
* Acorn 309   Danny Cobb - Please Don't Leave Me / Sorry Woman Blues
* Savoy 754   Danny Cobb - Danny Boy / Rockaway Blues

Zoot Sims Quartet

Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Gerry Wiggins (piano) Pierre Michelot (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Paris, France, June 16, 1950
VG4021-1 | D422 | D428Night And DayVogue (F) V 5048, EPL 7063, LD 185; Pop (F) CBM 60019; Mode (F) MDINT 9144, CMDINT 9517; Prestige PR 7817; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
VG4021-2Night And Day (alt. take)Prestige PR 7817; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
VG4021-3The Big ShotVogue (F) LD 185; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
VG4022-1 | D424 | D430Slingin' HashVogue (F) V 5048, EPL 7063, LD 185; Pop (F) CBM 60010-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9514; Prestige PR 7817; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
VG4022-2Slingin' Hash (alt. take)Prestige PR 7817; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
VG4023-1 | D423 | D429I UnderstandVogue (F) V 5052, LD 185; Prestige PR 7817; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
VG4023-2I Understand (alt. take)Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
VG4024-1 | D427 | D433TenorlyVogue (F) V 5052, EPL 7063, LD 185; Prestige PR 7817; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
VG4024-2Tenorly (alt. take)Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
VG4024-3--
VG4025 | D425 | D431Don't Worry About MeVogue (F) V 5054, EPL 7063, LD 185; Prestige PR 7817; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
VG4026 | D426 | D432Crystal'sVogue (F) V 5054, LD 185; Prestige PR 7817; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
tk.2Zoot And ZootVogue (F) LD 185; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77
-Toot's SuteVogue (F) LD 185
* Mode (F) MDINT 9144   Various Artists - Les Geants Du Jazz Moderne
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9517   Various Artists - The Many Faces Of Jazz, Vol. 5
* Prestige PR 7817   Zoot Sims - First Recordings!
* Jazz Legacy (F) JL 77   Zoot Sims - Brother In Swing: Jazz Legacy 27
* Pop (F) CBM 60010-30   Various Artists - Blues Moderne: Jazz Pour Vous 2
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9514   Various Artists - The Many Faces Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* Vogue (F) LD 185   Zoot Sims - Jazz Time Paris, Vol. 14
= Discovery DL 3015   Zoot Sims Quartet Recorded In France
* Pop (F) CBM 60019   Various Artists - Tenor Sax: Jazz Pour Vous 5
* Vogue (F) EPL 7063   Zoot Sims Quartet
* Vogue (F) V 5048; Discovery 148, 45-148   Zoot Sims - Night And Day / Slingin' Hash
* Vogue (F) V 5052; Discovery 149, 45-149   Zoot Sims - I Understand / Tenorly
* Vogue (F) V 5054; Discovery 150, 45-150   Zoot Sims - Don't Worry About Me / Crystal's

Johnny Otis And His Orchestra

Lee Graves, Don Johnson, Hosea Sapp (trumpet) George Washington (trombone) Lorenzo Holden, James Von Streeter (tenor saxophone) Walter Henry (baritone,alto saxophone) Johnny Otis (vibraphone) Devonia Williams (piano) Pete Lewis (guitar) Mario Delagarde (bass) Leard Bell (drums) Little Esther, Redd Lyte, Mel Walker (vocals)
Chicago, IL, June 20, 1950
SAV6814Lost In A Dream (Lost Dream Blues)Savoy 759, SJL 2221
SAV6815Deceivin' BluesSavoy 759, SJL 2230
SAV6816Lonely BluesRegent 1022
SAV6817Strange Woman-
SAV6818Freight Train BoogieRegent 1021
SAV6819Good Time Blues-
* Savoy SJL 2221   Various Artists - The Roots Of Rock' N' Roll
* Savoy SJL 2230   Johnny Otis - The Original Otis Show: The Roots Of Rock' N' Roll, Vol. 4
* Savoy 759   Little Esther - Lost Dream Blues / Little Esther/Mel Walker - Deceivin' Blues
* Regent 1022   Mel Walker - Strange Woman / Lonely Blues
* Regent 1021   Johnny Otis - Freight Train Boogie / Good Time Blues

Gerry Wiggins Trio

Gerry Wiggins (piano) Alvin "Buddy" Banks (bass) Forrest "Chico" Hamilton (drums, vocals)
Paris, France, June 27, 1950
VG4027Coffee TimeVogue (F) V 5050, LD 040
VG4028Limehouse BluesVogue (F) V 5055
VG4029 | D464 | D472S'posin'Vogue (F) V 5053
VG4030 | D465 | D473Saundra Lee-
VG4031Wiggin' With WigVogue (F) V 5050, LD 040
VG4032By The River Sainte MarieVogue (F) V 5055
* Vogue (F) LD 040   Gerry Wiggins - Joue Pour La Danse
= Discovery DL 2003   Gerry Wiggins Trio
* Vogue (F) V 5050   Gerry Wiggins - Coffee Time / Wiggin' With Wig
* Vogue (F) V 5055   Gerry Wiggins - Limehouse Blues / By The River Sainte Marie
* Vogue (F) V 5053; Discovery 155, 45-155   Gerry Wiggins - S'posin' / Saundra Lee

Lynne Howard

Lynne Howard (vocals) and others
June, 1950
NSC607Round Up Time On Lullaby TrailNational 9117
NSC608One Man Woman-
NSC609Oh Mama, I'm So In LoveNational 9126
NSC610Piano Lesson Blues-
* National 9117   Lynne Howard - Round Up Time On Lullaby Trail / One Man Woman
* National 9126   Lynne Howard - Oh Mama, I'm So In Love / Piano Lesson Blues

Danny Scholl

Danny Scholl, and others
June, 1950
NSC611I'll Get ByNational 9134
NSC612Thanks AmericaNational 9122
NSC613I'm Gonna Live Till I DieNational 9119
NSC614Ain't No Gal Got A Brand On MeNational 9134
NSC615unknown titlerejected
NSC616--
NSC617The Night Is YoungNational 9146
NSC618I'll Take Romance-
* National 9134   Danny Scholl - Ain't No Gal Got A Brand On Me / I'll Get By
* National 9122   Danny Scholl - Thanks America / National Quartet - Forever Faithful
* National 9119   Danny Scholl - In My Dream World / I'm Gonna Live Till I Die
* National 9146   Danny Scholl - The Night Is Young / I'll Take Romance

Eileen Barton

Eileen Barton (vocals) and others
June, 1950
NSC619Baby MeNational 9123
NSC620I Met Him At One O'ClockNational 9137
NSC621Tell Me-
NSC622What Will Be, Will BeNational 9123
* National 9123   Eileen Barton - Baby Me / What Will Be, Will Be
* National 9137   Eileen Barton - I Met Him At One O'Clock / Tell Me

Cleo Brown

Cleo Brown (piano, vocals) and others
circa June, 1950???
D436Two Little TwainsDiscovery 536
D437Three Glad Ragsunissued
D438Coffee Colored ChildDiscovery 536
D439Love's The Thingunissued
D440I'd Rather Be Lonesome-
D441You Laughed At Me-
D442St. Louis Blues-
D443Pinetop-
D444When A Woman Cries-
D445Skid Row-
D446If You Catch Me-
D447Honeysuckle Rose-
* Discovery 536   Cleo Brown - Two Little Twains / Coffee Colored Child

Dodo Marmarosa Trio

Dodo Marmarosa (piano) Thomas Mandrus (bass) Joe Wallace (drums)
Pittsburgh, PA, July 21, 1950
PIT8600My Foolish HeartSavoy 756, SJL 2247
PIT8601Blue RoomSavoy SJL 2247
PIT8602Why Was I BornSavoy 756, SJL 2247
PIT8603The Night Is YoungSavoy SJL 2247
* Savoy SJL 2247   Various Artists - The Modern Jazz Piano Album
* Savoy 756   Dodo Marmarosa - My Foolish Heart / Why Was I Born

Carolina Slim

unknown (guitar) Ed Harris (guitar, vocals)
July 24, 1950
US11640Mama's BoogieAcorn 315
US11641Come Back BabyAcorn 319
US11642Let Me Lay It On YouSavoy unissued
US11643Black Chariot BluesAcorn 315
US11644Pleading BluesAcorn 319
* Acorn 315   North Carolina Slim - Mama's Boogie / Black Chariot Blues
* Acorn 319   Carolina Slim - Come Back Baby / Pleading Blues

Ken Schirme Trio

Ken Schirme Trio
July 28, 1950
D324I Get The Blues When It Rainsunissued
D325 | D414Harvest TimeDiscovery 525
D326 | D415One Rose-
D327Does Your Heart Beat For Meunissued
* Discovery 525, 45-525   Ken Schirme - Harvest Time / One Rose

Al Cohn Quartet

Al Cohn (tenor saxophone) George Wallington (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Tiny Kahn (drums)
NYC, July 29, 1950
T103Groovin' With GusSavoy XP 8121, MG 12048
Groovin' With Gus (alt. take)Savoy SJL 2210
T104InfinitySavoy XP 8121, MG 12048
Infinity (alt. take)Savoy SJL 2210
T105How Long Has This Been Going OnSavoy XP 8121, MG 12048
T106Let's Get Away From It All-
Let's Get Away From It All (alt. take)Savoy SJL 2210
* Savoy MG 12048   Al Cohn - Cohn's Tones
* Savoy SJL 2210   Various Artists - Brothers And Other Mothers
* Savoy XP 8121   The Al Cohn Quartet

Carolina Slim

Ed Harris (guitar, vocals)
August 1, 1950
US11645New Drafting BluesSavoy unissued
US11646Worrying And Crying-

Ben Pollack's Pick-A-Ribs Boys

Dick Cathcart (trumpet) Moe Schneider (trombone) Matty Matlock (clarinet) Ray Sherman (piano) Bill Newman (banjo, guitar) Walter Yoder (bass) Ben Pollack (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 8, 1950
2B300-3That Da Da StrainSavoy 791, XP 8029, MG 15009, MG 12090
2B301-1Fidgety FeetSavoy 790, XP 8029, MG 15009, MG 12090
2B302-3Stompin' At The SavoySavoy 791, 45-794, XP 8029, MG 15005, MG 12090
2B303-4DardanellaSavoy 790, 45-794, XP 8029, MG 15005, MG 12090
* Savoy MG 12090   Ben Pollack's Pick-A-Rib Boys - Dixieland
* Savoy MG 15009   Various Artists - Dixieland Series, Vol. 2
* Savoy MG 15005   Various Artists - Dixieland Series, Vol. 1
* Savoy XP 8029   Ben Pollack - Dixieland, Vol. 3
* Savoy 45-794   Ben Pollack - Stompin' At The Savoy / Dardanella
* Savoy 791   Ben Pollack - That Da Da Strain / Stompin' At The Savoy
* Savoy 790   Ben Pollack - Fidgety Feet / Dardanella

Mighty Man Maxwell

Paul Madison (tenor saxophone) Charles Waller (baritone saxophone) Lester Myart (piano) Edgar Rice (guitar) Eddie Williams (bass) Roy Porter (drums) Mighty Man Maxwell (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, August 9, 1950
D328I Feel Like ShoutingDiscovery 524
D329Goodnight Irene-
* Discovery 524   Mighty Man Maxwell - I Feel Like Shouting / Goodnight Irene

Eddie Williams Quartet

Lester Myart (piano, vocals) Edgar Rice (guitar) Eddie Williams (bass) Roy Porter (bongos)
Los Angeles, CA, August 9, 1950
D330ManderingDiscovery 526
D331Blues For Cuba-
* Discovery 526   Eddie Williams - Mandering / Blues For Cuba

Page Cavanaugh Quartet

Page Cavanaugh (piano) Robert Morgan (guitar) Charles Parnell (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 12, 1950
D332 | D372Of All ThingsDiscovery 528
D333 | D370Don't You Go Away MadDiscovery 527
D334 | D369Except For Lovin' You-
D335 | D371This Time The Dream's On MeDiscovery 528
* Discovery 528, 45-528   Page Cavanaugh - Of All Things / This Time The Dream's On Me
* Discovery 527, 45-527   Page Cavanaugh - Don't You Go Away Mad / Except For Lovin' You

Johnny Otis And His Orchestra

Lee Graves, Don Johnson, Hosea Sapp (trumpet) George Washington (trombone) Lorenzo Holden, James Von Streeter (tenor saxophone) Walter Henry (baritone,alto saxophone) Johnny Otis (vibraphone) Devonia Williams (piano) Pete Lewis (guitar) Mario Delagarde (bass) Leard Bell (drums) Lee Graves, Little Esther, Mel Walker (vocals)
NYC, August 12, 1950
SAV6820Sunset To DawnSavoy 821, SJL 2230
SAV6821Wedding BoogieSavoy 764, SJL 2230
SAV6822Far Way Blues (My Christmas Blues)Savoy 764, 1146
SAV6823Love Will Break You Heart For YouSavoy 775, SJL 2230
* Savoy SJL 2230   Johnny Otis - The Original Otis Show: The Roots Of Rock' N' Roll, Vol. 4
* Savoy 821   Mel Walker - Sunset To Dawn / Feel Like Crying Again
* Savoy 764   Johnny Otis - Wedding Boogie / Little Esther/Mel Walker - Far Way Blues (My Christmas Blues)
* Savoy 1146   Little Esther/Mel Walker - My Christmas Blues / Love For Christmas
* Savoy 775   Johnny Otis - Love Will Break You Heart For You / Little Esther - I Don't Care

The Patterson Singers

unknown (organ, piano) The Patterson Singers (mixed vocal group) Robert Patterson (leader) Doretha Everett
NYC, August 14, 1950
SA6824Jesus Died For SinnersSavoy unissued
SA6825Going To CanaanAcorn 302
SA6826Just Over In Glory LandSavoy unissued
SA6827Christ Is ComingAcorn 302
* Acorn 302   The Patterson Singers - Going To Canaan / Christ Is Coming

The Ward Singers

Gertrude Ward, Clara Ward, Henrietta Waddy, Marion Williams, Willa Ward Moultrie (vocal group) and others
August 26, 1950
S6828Tell The Angels I'm On My WaySavoy 4023
S6829Tell Jesus AllSavoy 4019
S6830When I Wake Up In Glory-
S6831That Awful Day Will Surely ComeSavoy 4023, MG 14001
* Savoy MG 14001   The Ward Singers - Surely God Is Able
* Savoy 4023   The Famous Ward Singers - Tell The Angels I'm On My Way / That Awful Day Will Surely Come
* Savoy 4019   The Famous Ward Singers - Tell Jesus All / When I Wake Up In Glory

Lenny Carson

Lenny Carson
August 27, 1950
D341 | D345Molasses MolassesDiscovery 531
D342 | D346Everybody Clap Hands-
D343 | D347Hug Me Kiss Me Love MeDiscovery 534
D344 | D348Oh What A Goo Siam-
* Discovery 531, 45-531   Lenny Carson - Molasses Molasses / Everybody Clap Hands
* Discovery 534, 45-534   Lenny Carson - Hug Me Kiss Me Love Me / Oh What A Goo Siam

Mary DeLoatch

unknown (piano) Mary DeLoatch (guitar, vocals) unknown (drums)
August 28, 1950
US11647I'll Ride On A Cloud With My LordRegent 1023
US11648Our Father Loves His Son-
* Regent 1023   Mary DeLoatch - I'll Ride On A Cloud With My Lord / Our Father Loves His Son

Jerusalem Gospel Singers

Jerusalem Gospel Singers (vocal group)
August 29, 1950
US11649What Manner Of Man Is ThisSavoy unissued
US11650Working On His Cross-

Marilyn Scott

Marilyn Scott (vocals) and others
August 29, 1950
US11651Straighten Him OutRegent 1024
US11652Another Woman's Man-
* Regent 1024   Marilyn Scott - Straighten Him Out / Another Woman's Man

Helen Humes

Helen Humes (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA, August, 1950
D336 | D373E-Baba-Le-BaDiscovery 530
D337 | D374If I Could Be With You-
D338Atomic Blues, Part 1Discovery 529
D339Atomic Blues, Part 2-
* Discovery 530, 45-530   Helen Humes - E-Baba-Le-Ba / If I Could Be With You
* Discovery 529   Helen Humes - Atomic Blues, Part 1&2

The Ravens

Bill Sanford (piano, arranger) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Maithe Marshall (lead tenor vocals) Leonard Puzey (2nd tenor vocals) Louis Heyward (baritone vocals) Jimmy Ricks (bass vocals)
August, 1950
NSC623Phantom Stage CoachNational 9131
NSC624Please Believe MeNational unissued
NSC625I'm Afraid Of You (remake)National 9098 (alt.)
NSC626I'm Gonna Take To The RoadNational 9131
NSC627Get Wise, Baby (remake)National 9098 (alt.)
NSC628Comin' Back HomeNational unissued
NSC629Who's Sorry NowSavoy SJL 2227
NSC630I've Got The World On A String-
* Savoy SJL 2227   Various Artists - The Ravens - The Greatest Group Of Them All: The Roots Of Rock' N' Roll, Vol. 3
* National 9131   The Ravens - I'm Gonna Take To The Road / Phantom Stage Coach
* National 9098 (alt.)   The Ravens - Get Wise, Baby / I'm Afraid Of You

The Old Church Choir

The Old Church Choir (vocal group) and others
August, 1950
NSC631When The Bell Tollsunissued
NSC632My Saviour Is Calling Me HomeNational 9127
* National 9127   The Old Church Choir - My Saviour Is Calling Me Home / George Nolan And The Old Church Choir - Childhood Days

Danny Payne

Danny Payne (vocals)
circa August, 1950???
D340Mother's BirthdayDiscovery unissued

The Beyers Brothers

The Beyers Brothers
September 7, 1950
US11653Standing In The Safety ZoneSavoy unissued
US11654Search Me Lord-

Gold Rock Gospel Singers

Gold Rock Gospel Singers (vocal group)
September 7, 1950
US11655How Sweet He IsSavoy unissued
US11656Jesus I'll Never Forget-

Johnny Otis And His Orchestra

Lee Graves, Don Johnson (trumpet) George Washington (trombone) Lorenzo Holden, James Von Streeter (tenor saxophone) Walter Henry (baritone,alto saxophone) Johnny Otis (vibraphone) Devonia Williams (piano) Pete Lewis (guitar) Mario Delagarde (bass) Leard Bell (drums) Little Esther, Mel Walker (vocals)
NYC, September 19, 1950
SS6832Don't Play With Fireunissued
SS6833Rockin' BluesSavoy 766; Regent 1027; Savoy SJL 2230
SAV6834I Don't CareSavoy 775
SS6835I DreamSavoy 787; Regent 1036
* Savoy SJL 2230   Johnny Otis - The Original Otis Show: The Roots Of Rock' N' Roll, Vol. 4
* Savoy 766   Johnny Otis - Rockin' Blues / My Heart Tell Me
* Regent 1027   Johnny Otis - Rockin' Blues / My Heart Tell Me
* Savoy 775   Johnny Otis - Love Will Break You Heart For You / Little Esther - I Don't Care
* Savoy 787   Johnny Otis - Hangover Blues / I Dream
* Regent 1036   Mel Walker - I Dream / Johnny Otis - Hangover Blues

Marilyn Scott With Johnny Otis And His Orchestra

Lorenzo Holden (tenor saxophone) Devonia Williams (piano) Pete Lewis (guitar) Mario Delagarde (bass) Johnny Otis (drums) Marilyn Scott (vocals)
NYC, September 19, 1950
SS6836Beer Bottle BoogieRegent 1025; Acorn 311; Savoy SJL 2230
SS6837Uneasy Blues-
* Savoy SJL 2230   Johnny Otis - The Original Otis Show: The Roots Of Rock' N' Roll, Vol. 4
* Acorn 311   Marilyn Scott - Beer Bottle Boogie / Uneasy Blues
* Regent 1025   Marilyn Scott - Beer Bottle Boogie / Uneasy Blues

Mary DeLoatch With Johnny Otis And His Orchestra

Devonia Williams (piano) Mary DeLoatch (guitar, vocals) Johnny Otis (drums)
NYC, September 19, 1950
SS6838I Want To Die EasyRegent 1029; Acorn 312
SS6839I Really Believe-
* Acorn 312   Mary DeLoatch - I Want To Die Easy / I Really Believe
* Regent 1029   Mary DeLoatch - I Want To Die Easy / I Really Believe

Rolf Ericson Med Reinhold Svenssons Orkester

Rolf Ericson (trumpet) Georg Vernon (trombone) Arne Domnerus (alto saxophone, clarinet) Gosta Theselius (tenor saxophone) Lars Gullin (baritone saxophone) Reinhold Svensson (piano) Simon Brehm (bass) Sven Bollhem (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, September 19, 1950
FG357 | D6062Miles AwayArtist (Swd) B 3041; Discovery 1732, DL 2008
FG358 | D6064ConversationArtist (Swd) B 3042; Discovery 1733, DL 2008
FG359 | D6065PerdidoArtist (Swd) B 3041; Discovery DL 2008
FG360 | D6063How Hight The MoonArtist (Swd) B 3042; Discovery DL 2008
* Discovery DL 2008   Rolf Ericson - Swedish Pastry
* Artist (Swd) B 3041   Rolf Ericson - Miles Away / Perdido
* Discovery 1732   Rolf Ericson/Reinhold Svensson - Miles Away
* Artist (Swd) B 3042   Rolf Ericson - Conversation / How Hight The Moon
* Discovery 1733   Rolf Ericson/Reinhold Svensson - Conversation / Lullaby In Rhythm

Gerry Wiggins Trio

Gerry Wiggins (piano) Jean Bouchety (bass) Forrest "Chico" Hamilton (drums)
Paris, France, September 20, 1950
V3084SI Get A Kick Out Of YouVogue (F) V 5061, LD 040
V3085STwo Marvelous For WordsVogue (F) V 5070, LD 040
V3086S | D466 | D474Three Little WordsVogue (F) V 5062
V3087SHave You Met Miss JonesVogue (F) V 5070, LD 040
V3088S | D467 | D475CandyVogue (F) V 5062
V3089S | D463 | D471Why Was I BornVogue (F) V 5071, LD 040
V3090S | D462 | D470All The Things You Are-
V3091S | D468 | D476Ivan's SuiteVogue (F) V 5060; Discovery unknown
V3092S | D469 | D477Wig's Suite-
V3093SChico's SuiteVogue (F) V 5061, LD 040
* Vogue (F) LD 040   Gerry Wiggins - Joue Pour La Danse
= Discovery DL 2003   Gerry Wiggins Trio
* Vogue (F) V 5061   Gerry Wiggins - I Get A Kick Out Of You / Chico's Suite
* Vogue (F) V 5070   Gerry Wiggins - Two Marvelous For Words / Have You Met Miss Jones
* Vogue (F) V 5062; Discovery 156, 45-156   Gerry Wiggins - Three Little Words / Candy
* Vogue (F) V 5071; Discovery 154, 45-154   Gerry Wiggins - Why Was I Born / All The Things You Are
* Vogue (F) V 5060   Gerry Wiggins - Ivan's Suite / Wig's Suite

The Galli Sisters With Neal Hefti's Band

Neal Hefti (trumpet) Bunny Bardach (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Lou Stein (piano) Don Costa (guitar) Arnold Fishkin (bass) Don Lamond (drums) The Galli Sisters (female vocal group)
NYC, September 25, 1950
NSC634Molasses, MolassesNational 9128
* National 9128   The Galli Sisters - Molasses, Molasses / Chris Columbo And The Galli Sisters - Rosie, The Elephant

Chris Columbo And The Galli Sisters

Chris Columbo (drums) The Galli Sisters (female vocal group) and others
September 25, 1950
NSC635Rosie, The ElephantNational 9128
NSC636Stingyunissued
* National 9128   The Galli Sisters - Molasses, Molasses / Chris Columbo And The Galli Sisters - Rosie, The Elephant

National Quartet

National Quartet, and others
September 25, 1950
NSC637Forever FaithfulNational 9122
* National 9122   Danny Scholl - Thanks America / National Quartet - Forever Faithful

The Galli Sisters

The Galli Sisters (female vocal group) and others
September 25, 1950
NSC638Because He's Santa ClausNational 9133
NSC639Santa, Send Someone To Me-
NSC640Hoosha ShooshaNational 9143
NSC641Belovedunissued
* National 9133   The Galli Sisters - Santa, Send Someone To Me / Because He's Santa Claus
* National 9143   The Galli Sisters - Hoosha Shoosha / Hug Your Jug

George Nolan And The Old Church Choir

The Old Church Choir (vocal group) George Nolan, and others
September, 1950
NSC633Childhood DaysNational 9127
* National 9127   The Old Church Choir - My Saviour Is Calling Me Home / George Nolan And The Old Church Choir - Childhood Days

The Four Barons

The Four Barons
October 5, 1950
US11657Easy Dying BluesSavoy unissued
US11658Got To Go Back AgainRegent 1026
US11659Lonely HeartSavoy unissued
US11660Lemon SqueezerRegent 1026
* Regent 1026   The Four Barons - Lemon Squeezer / Got To Go Back Again

The Four Buddies

Harry Van Walls (piano) Rene Hall (guitar) Carl Wilson (bass) Leon "Larry" Harrison (lead tenor vocals) Gregory Carroll (2nd tenor vocals) Bert Palmer (baritone vocals) Tommy Smith (bass vocals) (vocal group)
NYC, October 12, 1950
US11661Just To See You Smile AgainSavoy 769
US11662I Will Wait-
US11663Why At A Time Like ThisSavoy 789
US11664Don't Leave Me NowSavoy 779
* Savoy 769   The Four Buddies - Just To See You Smile Again / I Will Wait
* Savoy 789   The Four Buddies - My Summer's Gone / Why At A Time Like This
* Savoy 779   The Four Buddies - Don't Leave Me Now / Sweet Slumber

Red Norvo Trio

Red Norvo (vibraphone) Tal Farlow (guitar) Charles Mingus (bass)
Chicago, IL, October 13, 1950
D375 | D405September SongDiscovery 147, DL 3012; Savoy MG 12088, SJL 2212
D376 | D406MoveDiscovery 145, DL 3012; Savoy MG 12088, SJL 2212
D377 | D407I've Got You Under My SkinDiscovery 144, DL 3012; Savoy MG 12088, SJL 2212
D378 | D409I Get A Kick Out Of YouDiscovery 146, DL 3012; Savoy MG 12088, SJL 2212
D379 | D408I'll Remember April-
D380 | D410I Can't Believe That You're In Love With MeDiscovery 144, DL 3012; Savoy MG 12088, SJL 2212
D381 | D411Little White LiesDiscovery 145, DL 3012; Savoy MG 12093, SJL 2212
D382 | D412Have You Met Miss JonesDiscovery DL 3014; Savoy MG 12093, SJL 2212
D383 | D413Zing! Went The Strings Of My HeartDiscovery 147, DL 3012; Savoy MG 12088, SJL 2212
Mood IndigoSavoy SJL 2212
Prelude To A Kiss-
'Deed I Do-
* Savoy MG 12088   Red Norvo - Move!
* Savoy SJL 2212   The Red Norvo Trio With Tal Farlow And Charles Mingus
* Savoy MG 12093   Red Norvo/George Shearing - Midnight On Cloud 69
* Discovery DL 3012   Red Norvo Trio, Vol. 1
* Discovery DL 3014   Various Artists - Songs By Rodgers And Hart - Songs By Johnny Green
* Discovery 147, 45-147   Red Norvo - September Song / Zing! Went The Strings Of My Heart
* Discovery 145, 45-145   Red Norvo - Move / Little White Lies
* Discovery 144, 45-144   Red Norvo - I've Got You Under My Skin / I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
* Discovery 146, 45-146   Red Norvo - I Get A Kick Out Of You / I'll Remember April

Rolf Blomquist Quintet

Rolf Ericson (trumpet) Rolf Blomquist (tenor saxophone) Charles Norman (piano) Gunnar Almstedt (bass) Anders Burman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, October 13, 1950
mr140 | 4262Steeplechase (Flower Grows Up)Metronome (Swd) B 581; Savoy XP 8102, MG 9032
mr141 | 4266The FlowerMetronome (Swd) B 529; Savoy XP 8102, MG 9032
* Savoy MG 9032   Various Artists - Modern Music From Sweden
* Savoy XP 8102   Various Artists - Modern Music From Sweden: Swinging Swedes
* Metronome (Swd) B 581   Rolf Blomquist - Steeplechase / James Moody - How Deep Is The Ocean
* Metronome (Swd) B 529   James Moody - Over The Rainbow / Rolf Blomquist - The Flower

Dizzy Gillespie With Johnny Richards' Orchestra

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Henry Coker, Dick Kenny, Harold Smith (trombone) John Graas (French horn) Philip Shuken (alto flute) Askell Issenbuth (flute) Harry Steinfeld (oboe) Shirley Thompson (bassoon) Victor Arno, Walt Edelstein, Jack Shulman, Felix Slatkin (violin) Cy Bernhard, Eleanor Slatkin (cello) Barbara Whitney (harp) Paul Smith (piano) Jack Cascales (bass) Specs Wright (drums) Carlos Vidal Bolado (congas) Johnny Richards (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, October 31, 1950
D385-5 | D393Swing Low, Sweet ChariotDiscovery 140, EP 13, DL 3013; Savoy 4512, MG 12110, MG 12126
D386-4 | D394Lullaby Of The LeavesDiscovery 142, DL 3013; Savoy MG 12110
D387-3 | D395Million Dollar BabyDiscovery 143, DL 3013; Savoy 4512, MG 12110
D388-5 | D396What Is There To SayDiscovery 143, DL 3013; Savoy MG 12110
* Savoy MG 12110   The Dizzy Gillespie Story
* Savoy MG 12126   Various Artists - The Jazz Hour
* Discovery DL 3013   Dizzy Gillespie Plays - Johnny Richards Conducts
* Discovery EP 13   Dizzy Gillespie With Johnny Richards' Orchestra
* Savoy 4512   Dizzy Gillespie - Swing Low, Sweet Chariot / Million Dollar Baby
* Discovery 140   Dizzy Gillespie/Johnny Richards - Swing Low, Sweet Chariot / Interlude In C
* Discovery 142   Dizzy Gillespie/Johnny Richards - Lullaby Of The Leaves / On The Alamo
* Discovery 143   Dizzy Gillespie/Johnny Richards - Million Dollar Baby / What Is There To Say

Dizzy Gillespie With Johnny Richards' Orchestra

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Henry Coker, Dick Kenny, Harold Smith (trombone) John Graas (French horn) Philip Shuken (alto flute) Askell Issenbuth (flute) Harry Steinfeld (oboe) Shirley Thompson (bassoon) Victor Arno, Walt Edelstein, Jack Shulman, Felix Slatkin (violin) Cy Bernhard, Eleanor Slatkin (cello) Barbara Whitney (harp) Paul Smith (piano) Jack Cascales (bass) Specs Wright (drums) Carlos Vidal Bolado (congas) Johnny Richards (arranger, conductor): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, November 1, 1950
D389-6 | D397Alone TogetherDiscovery 141, EP 13, DL 3013; Savoy MG 12110
D390-7 | D398These Are The Things I Love-
D391-5 | D399On The AlamoDiscovery 142, DL 3013; Savoy MG 12110
D392-3 | D340Interlude In CDiscovery 140, EP 13, DL 3013; Savoy MG 12110
* Savoy MG 12110   The Dizzy Gillespie Story
* Discovery DL 3013   Dizzy Gillespie Plays - Johnny Richards Conducts
* Discovery EP 13   Dizzy Gillespie With Johnny Richards' Orchestra
* Discovery 141   Dizzy Gillespie/Johnny Richards - Alone Together / These Are The Things I Love
* Discovery 142   Dizzy Gillespie/Johnny Richards - Lullaby Of The Leaves / On The Alamo
* Discovery 140   Dizzy Gillespie/Johnny Richards - Swing Low, Sweet Chariot / Interlude In C

The Famous Ward Singers

unknown (organ, piano) Gertrude Ward, Clara Ward, Henrietta Waddy, Marion Williams, Willa Ward Moultrie, Martha Bass (vocal group)
NYC, November 2, 1950
US11665Silent NightSavoy 4021
US11666Glory, Glory Hallelujah-
US11667-1Wasn't It A Pity How They Punished My LordSavoy 4024
US11668-1The Old Rugged CrossSavoy 4024, MG 14006
* Savoy MG 14006   The Famous Ward Singers - Lord Touch Me
* Savoy 4021   The Famous Ward Singers - Silent Night / Glory, Glory Hallelujah
* Savoy 4024   The Famous Ward Singers - Wasn't It A Pity How They Punished My Lord / The Old Rugged Cross

George Nolan

George Nolan, and others
November 6, 1950
NSC642I Only Wanted To See If You Loved Meunissued
NSC643Everyone Should Have A Sweetheart-
NSC644The One Girl For Me-
NSC645LouisaNational 9135
NSC646I'm So Out Of Place In Your Arms-
* National 9135   George Nolan - I'm So Out Of Place In Your Arms / Louisa

The Galli Sisters

The Galli Sisters (female vocal group) and others
November 6, 1950
NSC647Hug Your JugNational 9143
* National 9143   The Galli Sisters - Hoosha Shoosha / Hug Your Jug

National Quartet

National Quartet, and others
November 6, 1950
NSC648Evil Eye FleagleNational 9136
* National 9136   National Quartet - Evil Eye Fleagle / Lynne Howard - Dogpath Tromp

Lynne Howard

Lynne Howard (vocals) and others
November 6, 1950
NSC649Dogpath TrompNational 9136
* National 9136   National Quartet - Evil Eye Fleagle / Lynne Howard - Dogpath Tromp

Andrew Burman's Ragtime Band

Sixten Eriksson (trumpet) Georg Vernon (trombone) Frits Fust (clarinet) Reinhold Svensson (piano) Thore Jederby (bass) Anders Burman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, November 15, 1950
mr148Honeysuckle RoseMetronome (Swd) J 174
mr149When My Sugar Walks Down The StreetMetronome (Swd) J 174; Rainbow LP 709
mr150Alexander's Ragtime BandMetronome (Swd) J 192; Rainbow LP 709
mr151South-
mr152Muskrat RambleMetronome (Swd) J 204; Rainbow LP 709
mr153Should IMetronome (Swd) J 204; Discovery DL 2002
* Rainbow LP 709; London (E) H-APB 1013   Various Artists - The Hook And Ladder 4 Plus 1 1/2
* Discovery DL 2002   Various Artists - Jazz From Sweden
* Metronome (Swd) J 174   Andrew Burman - Honeysuckle Rose / When My Sugar Walks Down The Street
* Metronome (Swd) J 192   Andrew Burman - Alexander's Ragtime Band / South
* Metronome (Swd) J 204   Andrew Burman - Muskrat Ramble / Should I

The Merry Syncopators

The Merry Syncopators
November 15, 1950
US11669Come Here Pretty BabySavoy unissued
US11670Biddlesville Bounce-

Helen Humes

Vernon Smith (trumpet) Dexter Gordon (tenor saxophone) Freddie Simon (baritone saxophone -1/4) Maurice Simon (baritone saxophone -5/8) Ernie Freeman (piano -1/4) Ernie Freedman (piano -5/8) Red Callender (bass) J.C. Heard (drums) Helen Humes (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, November 20, 1950
1. D418Ain't Gonna Quit You BabySavoy SJL 2215
2. D419-4Helen's AdviceDiscovery 535; Savoy SJL 2215
3. D420Knockin' Myself OutSavoy SJL 2215
4. D421-4Airplane BluesDiscovery 535; Savoy SJL 2215
5.Ain't Gonna Quit You BabySavoy SJL 2215
6.Helen's Advice-
7.Knockin' Myself Out-
8.Airplane Blues-
* Savoy SJL 2215   Various Artists - Black California
* Discovery 535   Helen Humes - Helen's Advice / Airplane Blues

Gene Rodgers Trio

Gene Rodgers (piano) unknown (bass) unknown (drums)
November 26, 1950 or 1949?
NSC544Too Marvelous For WordsNational unissued
NSC545Sentimental Journey-
NSC546Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams-
NSC547If I Had You-

Kate Smith

Kate Smith (vocals) and others
November 27, 1950
NSC650The Same LordNational 9139
NSC651Little Bitty Baby-
* National 9139   Kate Smith - The Same Lord / Little Bitty Baby

Scotty Graham

Scotty Graham, and others
November 27, 1950
NSC652Easy To SayNational 9141
NSC653Sunny Side Of The Street-
* National 9141   Scotty Graham - Sunny Side Of The Street / Easy To Say

Kate Smith With Jack Miller And His Orchestra

Jack Miller (piano) Kate Smith (vocals) unidentified orchestra
November, 1950
XX-1Ave MariaNational 9138
The Lord's Prayer-
You Tell Me Your DreamNational 9140
Sweetheart Of Sigma Chi-
* National 9138   Kate Smith - The Lord's Prayer / Ave Maria
* National 9140   Kate Smith - You Tell Me Your Dream / Sweetheart Of Sigma Chi

Miss Sharecropper

LaVern Baker as Dolores Williams (vocals) and others
November, December, 1950
NSC668Take Out Some TimeNational 9153
NSC669I've TriedNational 9151
NSC670How Long-
NSC671I Want To RockNational 9153
* National 9153   Miss Sharecropper - Take Out Some Time / I Want To Rock
* National 9151   Miss Sharecropper - I've Tried / How Long

Frank Buck Series

Frank Buck Series, and others
circa late 1950???
NSC654Pelando And The Native BoyNational unissued
NSC655Pelando And The King Of The Tigers-
NSC656Pelando And The King Of Crocodiles-
NSC657Pelando And The King Of The Apes-

Helen Page

Helen Page (vocals) and others
circa late 1950???
NSC658If You Want To Keep My BabyNational unissued

The Charioteers

The Charioteers (vocal group) and others
circa late 1950???
NSC666Nothing I DoNational unissued
NSC667Got A Letter From The White House-

The Patterson Singers

unknown (organ, piano) The Patterson Singers (mixed vocal group) Robert Patterson (leader) and others
NYC, December 1, 1950
SAV21669Lord I Need TheeSavoy 4022
SAV21670Since I Found Jesusunissued
SAV21671Every Day I'm Getting Nearer To The LordSavoy 4022; Regent MG 6080
SAV21672He's The Oneunissued
* Regent MG 6080   Various Artists - A Gospel Program
* Savoy 4022   The Famous Patterson Singers - Every Day I'm Getting Nearer To The Lord / Lord I Need Thee

Billy Wright

Billy Wright (vocals) and others
Atlanta, GA, December 5, 1950
SGA1416When The Wagon ComesSavoy 819
SGA1417Keep Your Hands On Your HeartSavoy 776
SGA1418Mercy MercySavoy 781; Regent 1033
SGA1419Stacked Deck-
SGA1420Mean Old WineSavoy 776
* Savoy 819   Billy Wright - When The Wagon Comes / New Kid Of Lovin'
* Savoy 776   Billy Wright - Keep Your Hands On Your Heart / Mean Old Wine
* Savoy 781   Billy Wright - Mercy Mercy / Stacked Deck
* Regent 1033   Billy Wright - Stacked Deck / Mercy Mercy

Dusty Fletcher

Dusty Fletcher (vocals) and others
December, 1950
NSC659If You've Got The MoneyNational 9142
* National 9142   Dusty Fletcher - Once In The Morning / If You've Got The Money

Helen Page

Helen Page (vocals) and others
December, 1950
NSC660Good For Nothing BluesNational 9149
NSC661He's Just My Kind-
* National 9149   Helen Page - Good For Nothing Blues / He's Just My Kind

Melvin Moore

Melvin Moore (vocals) and others
December, 1950
NSC662Moanin' The BluesNational 9147
NSC663I'm Still In Love With You-
NSC664Playing The Numbers Bluesunissued
NSC665Baby, Won't You Please Come Home-
* National 9147   Melvin Moore - I'm Still In Love With You / Moanin' The Blues

Eileen Barton

Eileen Barton (vocals) and others
December, 1950
NSC672Syncopated ClockNational 9152
NSC673Lock The Barn Door-
NSC674The Waiting Gameunissued
NSC675I Wish I Were In Love Again-
* National 9152   Eileen Barton - Syncopated Clock / Lock The Barn Door

Charlie Parker Sextet

Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Claude McLin (tenor saxophone) Chris Anderson (piano) George Freeman (guitar) Leroy Jackson (bass) Bruz Freeman (drums)
live at unknown dance hall, Chicago, IL, 1950
These Foolish ThingsSavoy MG 12152
There's A Small Hotel-
Fine And Dandy-
Hot House-
* Savoy MG 12152   An Evening At Home With Charlie Parker Sextet

The X-Rays

possibly Milt Larkins (trombone) Hal Singer (tenor saxophone) Harry Van Walls (piano) Brownie McGhee (guitar, vocals) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) The X-Rays (vocal group)
1950?
SA27142You Got To Love Me BabySavoy 760
SA27143unknown titleunissued
SA27144--
SA27145Feed Me BabySavoy 760
* Savoy 760   The X-Rays/Brownie McGhee - You Got To Love Me Baby / Feed Me Baby

Dennis McMillon

Dennis McMillon (guitar, vocals)
Linden, NJ, 1950
AM1056Poor Little AngelSavoy MG 16000
* Savoy MG 16000   Various Artists - Livin' With The Blues

Memphis Minnie

Sunnyland Slim (piano) Memphis Minnie (guitar, vocals) unknown (bass) unknown (drums)
Chicago, IL, 1950
1217Kidman BluesSavoy MG 16000
* Savoy MG 16000   Various Artists - Livin' With The Blues

Frank Edwards

Frank Edwards (harmonica, vocals) 2 unknown (guitar)
Atlanta, GA, 1950
1265Gotta Get TogetherSavoy MG 16000
* Savoy MG 16000   Various Artists - Livin' With The Blues

Pig' N' Whistle Red

Blind Willie McTell (guitar, vocals)
Atlanta, GA, 1950
1267A To Z BluesSavoy MG 16000
* Savoy MG 16000   Various Artists - Livin' With The Blues

St. Louis Jimmy

Sunnyland Slim (piano) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) St. Louis Jimmy (vocals)
Chicago, IL, 1950
Tryin' To Change My WaysSavoy MG 16000
* Savoy MG 16000   Various Artists - Livin' With The Blues

Ben Smith Quartet

Ben Smith (clarinet, alto saxophone, drums) Pete Martin (piano) Artie Long (guitar, drums) Bob Bushnell (bass)
NYC, 1950-1951
CR110ABy The CandleglowSavoy 820
CR110BSlippery Smith-
* Savoy 820   Ben Smith - By The Candleglow / Slippery Smith

Nate Brown With The Four Clefs

Nate Brown (vocals) The Four Clefs
1950-1951
SCR105AGet HappySavoy 792
SCR109ASwanee River-
* Savoy 792   Nate Brown - Swanee River / Get Happy

Elmore Nixon With Henry Hayes Orchestra

Henry Hayes (alto saxophone) unknown (tenor saxophone) Elmore Nixon (piano, vocals) unknown (bass) unknown (drums)
NYC, circa 1950
ACA2320Over Here Pretty BabySavoy 878
ACA2321If You'll Be My LoveSavoy 1105
ACA2322Forgive Me BabySavoy 878
* Savoy 878   Elmore Nixon - Over Here Pretty Baby / Forgive Me Baby
* Savoy 1105   Henry Hayes/Elmore Nixon - Last Night / If You'll Be My Love

Billy Wright

Billy Wright (vocals) and others
probably Atlanta, GA, circa 1950
SGA688You SatisfySavoy 710
SGA689Billy's Boogie BluesSavoy 715
SGA690Blues For My BabySavoy 710
SGA691I Keep DrinkingSavoy 715
* Savoy 710   Billy Wright - You Satisfy / Blues For My Baby
* Savoy 715   Billy Wright - Billy's Boogie Blues / I Keep Drinking

Moses Gospel Singers

Moses Gospel Singers (vocal group)
circa 1950
SCO18001Jesus, Is Friend Of MineAcorn 316; Regent 1035
SCO18002It's All Right With Jesus-
* Acorn 316   Moses Gospel Singers - Jesus, Is Friend Of Mine / It's All Right With Jesus
* Regent 1035   Moses Gospel Singers - Jesus, Is Friend Of Mine / It's All Right With Jesus

Emma Lou Welch With Johnny Richards Orchestra

Emma Lou Welch (vocals) Johnny Richards Orchestra
circa 1950?
JES100'Tis AutumnDiscovery 514
JES102Specially When I'm In A Lovin' Mood-
* Discovery 514   Emma Lou Welch/Johnny Richards - 'Tis Autumn / Specially When I'm In A Lovin' Mood

Lurlean Hunter

Lurlean Hunter (vocals) and others
circa 1950???
A13698I Got A Warm FeelingDiscovery 533
A13699AMy Home Town Chicago-
* Discovery 533   Lurlean Hunter - I Got A Warm Feeling / My Home Town Chicago

Little David

David Wylie (guitar, vocals)
circa 1950???
1263You're Gonna Weep And MoanSavoy MG 16000
* Savoy MG 16000   Various Artists - Livin' With The Blues

Curley Weaver

Curley Weaver (guitar, vocals) and others
circa 1950???
She Don't Treat Me Good No MoreSavoy MG 16000
* Savoy MG 16000   Various Artists - Livin' With The Blues