Savoy Records Discography: 1952

1952 (10th anniversary)

Ringside At Condon's

Wild Bill Davison (cornet) Cutty Cutshall (trombone) Ed Hall (clarinet) Gene Schroeder (piano) Eddie Condon (guitar) Bob Casey (bass) Buzzy Drootin (drums)
broadcast, NYC, January 1, 1952
Beale Street BluesSavoy MG 15030, MG 12055, SJL 2229
Mandy Make Up Your Mind-
Just The BluesSavoy MG 15029, MG 12055, SJL 2229
Riverboat ShuffleSavoy MG 15030, SJL 2229
MedleySavoy MG 15030, MG 12055, SJL 2229
* Savoy MG 12055   Eddie Condon - Ringside At Condon's
* Savoy SJL 2229   The Individualism Of Wild Bill Davison
* Savoy MG 15030   Various Artists - Ringside At Condon's, Vol. 2
* Savoy MG 15029   Various Artists - Ringside At Condon's, Vol. 1

Brownie McGhee

Sticks McGhee (guitar) Brownie McGhee (guitar, vocals)
NYC, January 3, 1952
SBM5516Dissatisfied BluesSavoy MG 14019
SBM5517Diamond RingSavoy 835, MG 14019
SBM5518The Way I FeelSavoy MG 14019
SBM5519So Much TroubleSavoy 835, MG 14019
* Savoy MG 14019   Brownie McGhee And Sonny Terry - Back Country Blues
= Savoy MG 12218   Brownie McGhee And Sonny Terry - Down Home Blues
= Sharp LP 2003   Brownie McGhee And Sonny Terry
* Savoy 835   Brownie McGhee - Diamond Ring / So Much Trouble

Shelly Manne Septet

Conte Candoli, Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Frank Patchen (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 7, 1952
3693It Don't Mean A ThingDee Gee XP 4013, MG 1003; Savoy MG 12045
3694Deep Purple-
3695The Princess Of Evil-
3696Slightly Brightly-
* Savoy MG 12045   Shelly Manne, Bill Russo - Deep People - Jazz Composers Workshop #1
* Dee Gee MG 1003   Shelly Manne And Group
* Dee Gee XP 4013   Shelly Manne, Vol. 2

Ronnie Ball Quartet

Harry Klein (baritone sax) Ronnie Ball (piano) Pete Blannin (bass) Tony Kinsey (drums)
London, England, January 9, 1952
254 | D6075Cu-BaEsquire (E) 10-236; Discovery 1751, DL 2001
255NegotiationEsquire (E) 10-236
* Discovery DL 2001   Various Artists - Panorama Of British Jazz
* Esquire (E) 10-236   Ronnie Ball - Cu-Ba / Negotiation
* Discovery 1751   Ronnie Ball - Spike's Delight / Cu-Ba

H-Bomb Ferguson

Leon Comegys (trombone) Pinky Williams (alto sax) Count Hastings (tenor sax) James Neeley (piano) Lavern Baker (bass) Jack Parker (drums) H-Bomb Ferguson (vocals)
NYC, January 10, 1952
SHBF4143Give It UpSavoy 865
SHBF4144Big City BluesSavoy 836
SHBF4145My Brown Frame Babyunissued
SHBF4146New Way Blues-
SHBF4147Bookie's BluesSavoy 836
SHBF4148Life Is Hardunissued
SHBF4149Hot KissesSavoy 848
* Savoy 865   H-Bomb Ferguson, Varetta Dillard - Give It Up / Tortured Love
* Savoy 836   H-Bomb Ferguson - Big City Blues / Bookie's Blues
* Savoy 848   H-Bomb Ferguson - Preachin' The Blues / Hot Kisses

Rev. William Morris O'Neil With The Christian Tabernacle Choir

probably Herman Stevens (organ) Rev. William Morris O'Neil (vocals) and others
NYC, January 13, 1952
HL307He Is My LightHi-Lo 1401
HL308He'll Never Let Go My Hand-
HL309At The CrossHi-Lo 1408
HL310The Old Land Mark-
* Hi-Lo 1401   Rev. William Morris O'Neil - He Is My Light / He'll Never Let Go My Hand
* Hi-Lo 1408   Rev. William Morris O'Neil - At The Cross / The Old Land Mark

South Pacific Jazz

Howard McGhee (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Rudy Williams (tenor sax) Clifton Best (guitar) Unknown Philipino (bass) Charlie Rice (drums)
Guam, January 17, 1952
HL401How High The Moon, Part 1Hi-Lo 1409; Savoy SJL 2219
HL402How High The Moon, Part 2-
HL403StardustHi-Lo 1410; Savoy SJL 2219
HL404Body And SoulHi-Lo 1410; Regent MG 6001; Savoy SJL 2219
HL40512th Street Rag (12th Street Bop)Hi-Lo 1414; Savoy SJL 2219
HL406Man With A HornHi-Lo 1414; Regent MG 6001; Savoy SJL 2219
PerdidoRegent MG 6001; Savoy SJL 2219
One O'Clock JumpRegent MG 6001
Don't Blame MeRegent MG 6001; Savoy SJL 2219
Stormy Weather-
Stompin' At The Savoy-
* Savoy SJL 2219   Howard McGhee - McGhee
* Regent MG 6001; Savoy MG 12205   Various Artists - South Pacific Jazz
* Hi-Lo 1409   South Pacific Jazz - How High The Moon, Part 1 & 2
* Hi-Lo 1410   South Pacific Jazz - Stardust / Body And Soul
* Hi-Lo 1414   South Pacific Jazz - 12th Street Rag (12th Street Bop) / Man With A Horn

Varetta Dillard

Elmer Crumbley (trombone) Dave McRae (alto, baritone sax) Count Hastings (tenor sax) Kelly Owens (piano, arranger) Lloyd Trotman (bass) Lester Jenkins (drums) Varetta Dillard (vocals)
NYC, January 22, 1952
SVD4150I'm Lonesomeunissued
SVD4151Most Sincerely-
SVD4152Hurry UpSavoy 839
SVD4153Please Tell Me Why-
* Savoy 839   Varetta Dillard - Hurry Up / Please Tell Me Why

Tommy Brown

Tommy Brown (vocals) John Peck Orchestra
Atlanta, GA, January 25, 1952
STB21684No News From HomeSavoy 838
STB21685Never Trust A Woman-
* Savoy 838   Tommy Brown - No News From Home / Never Trust A Woman

Billy Wright

Billy Wright (vocals) and others
Atlanta, GA, January 25, 1952
SBW21686If I Had My Life To Live Overunissued
SBW21687Every EveningSavoy 837
* Savoy 837   Billy Wright - Married Woman's Boogie / Every Evening

Melvin Evans

Melvin Evans
Atlanta, GA, January 25, 1952
SME21688Draftin' BluesSavoy 842
SME21689Little Girl, Ride On-
* Savoy 842   Melvin Evans - Draftin' Blues / Little Girl, Ride On

Jazz At Storyville

Ruby Braff (trumpet) Ephy Resnick (trombone) Pee Wee Russell (clarinet) Red Richards (piano) John Field (bass) Kenny John (drums)
"Storyville Club", Boston, MA, January 27, 1952
Love Is Just Around The Corner (as Euphoria Is Here To Stay)Savoy XP 8070, MG 15014, MG 12034, SJL 2228
Squeeze MeSavoy XP 8070, MG 15016, MG 12034, SJL 2228
Ballin' The Jack (as Ballin' The Four Bar Break)-
I'd Do Most Anything For YouSavoy XP 8071, MG 15020, MG 12034, SJL 2228
The Lady Is A TrampSavoy XP 8073, MG 15014, MG 12041, SJL 2228
California, Here I ComeSavoy XP 8071, MG 15014, MG 12034, SJL 2228
Baby, Won't You Please Come HomeSavoy XP 8072, MG 15016, MG 12034, SJL 2228
St. James InfirmarySavoy XP 8071, MG 15014, MG 12034, SJL 2228
The Lady's In Love With YouSavoy XP 8072, MG 15020, MG 12034, SJL 2228
Struttin' With Some Barbecue-
St. Louis BluesSavoy XP 8073, MG 15020, MG 12041, SJL 2228
Sweet LorraineSavoy XP 8074, MG 15016, MG 12041, SJL 2228
Sentimental JourneySavoy XP 8074, MG 15020, MG 12041, SJL 2228
If I Had YouSavoy XP 8075, MG 15016, MG 12041, SJL 2228
CoquetteSavoy XP 8075, MG 15014, MG 12041, SJL 2228
* Savoy MG 12034   Pee Wee Russell, Ruby Braff - Jazz At Storyville, Vol. 1
* Savoy SJL 2228   The Individualism Of Pee Wee Russell
* Savoy MG 12041   Pee Wee Russell, Ruby Braff - Jazz At Storyville, Vol. 2
* Savoy MG 15014   Pee Wee Russell, Ruby Braff - Jazz At Storyville, Vol. 1
* Savoy MG 15016   Pee Wee Russell, Ruby Braff - Jazz At Storyville, Vol. 2
* Savoy MG 15020   Pee Wee Russell, Marian McPartland - Jazz At Storyville, Vol. 4
* Savoy XP 8070   Pee Wee Russell - Dixieland - Jazz At Storyville, Vol. 1
* Savoy XP 8071   Pee Wee Russell - Dixieland - Jazz At Storyville, Vol. 2
* Savoy XP 8073   Pee Wee Russell - Dixieland - Jazz At Storyville, Vol. 4
* Savoy XP 8072   Pee Wee Russell - Dixieland - Jazz At Storyville, Vol. 3
* Savoy XP 8074   Pee Wee Russell - Dixieland - Jazz At Storyville, Vol. 5
* Savoy XP 8075   Pee Wee Russell - Dixieland - Jazz At Storyville, Vol. 6

Ringside At Condon's

Wild Bill Davison (cornet) Cutty Cutshall (trombone) Ed Hall (clarinet) Gene Schroeder (piano) Eddie Condon (guitar) Bob Casey (bass) Buzzy Drootin (drums)
broadcast, NYC, January 28, 1952
Sweet Georgia BrownSavoy XP 8129, MG 15029, MG 12055, SJL 2229
The One I Love Belongs To Somebody Else-
Blues My Naughty Sweetie Gave To MeSavoy MG 15030, MG 12055, SJL 2229
* Savoy MG 12055   Eddie Condon - Ringside At Condon's
* Savoy SJL 2229   The Individualism Of Wild Bill Davison
* Savoy MG 15029   Various Artists - Ringside At Condon's, Vol. 1
* Savoy MG 15030   Various Artists - Ringside At Condon's, Vol. 2
* Savoy XP 8129   Various Artists - Ringside At Condon's, Vol. 2

Rene Hall Trio

Courtland Carter, Rene Hall (guitar) Teddy Sinclair (bass)
NYC, February 4, 1952
SRH4154The SheikSavoy unissued
SRH4155Annie LaurieRegent 191
SRH4156Taking A Chance On Love-
SRH4157MarieSavoy unissued
SRH4158Cielito Lindo-
SRH4159Tea For Two-
SRH4160If I Had You-
SRH4161You Go To My Head-
* Regent 191   The Lightning Trio - Annie Laurie / Taking A Chance On Love

Sally And Eddie

Sally Clark, Eddie McMullen, and others
NYC, February 16, 1952
4162Most SincerelySavoy unissued
4163Goodbye, My Darling, GoodbyeRegent 192
4164Nora Darlin'Savoy unissued
4165Weeping WillowRegent 192
* Regent 192   Sally And Eddie - Goodbye, My Darlin', Goodbye / Weeping Willow

Ringside At Condon's

Wild Bill Davison (cornet) Cutty Cutshall (trombone) Ed Hall (clarinet) Gene Schroeder (piano) Bob Casey (bass) Cliff Leeman (drums)
broadcast, NYC, February 25, 1952
Original Dixieland One-StepSavoy XP 8128, MG 15029, MG 12055, SJL 2229
Wrap Your Troubles In DreamsSavoy MG 15030, MG 12055, SJL 2229
* Savoy MG 12055   Eddie Condon - Ringside At Condon's
* Savoy SJL 2229   The Individualism Of Wild Bill Davison
* Savoy MG 15029   Various Artists - Ringside At Condon's, Vol. 1
* Savoy MG 15030   Various Artists - Ringside At Condon's, Vol. 2
* Savoy XP 8128   Various Artists - Ringside At Condon's, Vol. 1

The Dream Man

Irving Rosenholtz
NYC, February 25, 1952
4166My ReverieRegent 193
4167Are You Lonesome Tonight-
4168All The Things You AreSavoy unissued
4169If You Are But A Dream-
* Regent 193   The Dream Man - My Reverie / Are You Lonesome Tonight

The Marveltones

Frank Kreisel
NYC, March 1, 1952
4170So (It's Over)Regent 194
4171My Heart Is Yours-
41723 SundaysSavoy unissued
4173Care-
* Regent 194, 45-194   The Marveltones - My Heart Is Yours / So (It's Over)

Brownie McGhee

Sonny Terry (harmonica) Brownie McGhee (guitar, vocals) unknown (bass) unknown (drums)
NYC, March 3, 1952
SBM5100Bottom BluesSavoy 844, MG 14019
SBM5101Tell Me BabySavoy 872, MG 14019
SBM5102Sittin' PrettySavoy MG 14019
SBM5103Gone, Baby, GoneSavoy 844, MG 14019
* Savoy MG 14019   Brownie McGhee And Sonny Terry - Back Country Blues
= Savoy MG 12218   Brownie McGhee And Sonny Terry - Down Home Blues
= Sharp LP 2003   Brownie McGhee And Sonny Terry
* Savoy 844   Brownie McGhee - Bottom Blues / Gone, Baby, Gone
* Savoy 872   Brownie McGhee - Tell Me Baby / Bad Nerves

Art Pepper Quartet

Art Pepper (alto sax) Hampton Hawes (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Larry Bunker (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 4, 1952
D6001-7 | D6035Brown GoldDiscovery 157, EP 19, DL 3019; Savoy MG 12089, SJL 2215
D6002-4 | D6036These Foolish ThingsDiscovery 157, EP 19, DL 3019; Savoy 4518; Regent MG 6069; Savoy SJL 2215
D6003-5 | D6037Surf RideDiscovery 158, EP 19, DL 3019; Savoy MG 12089, MG 12125, SJL 2215
D6004-4 | D6038Holiday FlightDiscovery 158, EP 19, DL 3019; Savoy MG 12089, SJL 2215
* Savoy MG 12089   Art Pepper - Surf Ride
* Savoy SJL 2215   Various Artists - Black California
* Regent MG 6069; Savoy MG 12215   Art Pepper, Sonny Redd - Two Altos
* Savoy MG 12125   Various Artists - The Many Faces Of Blues
* Discovery DL 3019   Art Pepper
* Discovery EP 19   Art Pepper Quartet
* Savoy 4518   Art Pepper - These Foolish Things / Straight Life
* Discovery 157, 45-157   Art Pepper - Brown Gold / These Foolish Things
* Discovery 158, 45-158   Art Pepper - Surf Ride / Holiday Flight

Kai Winding All Stars

Kai Winding (trombone) Lou Stein (piano) Eddie Safranski (bass) Tiny Kahn (drums) Al Young (bongos, timbales) Tommy Talbert (arranger)
NYC, March 4, 1952
SKW4175I Could Write A BookSavoy 840
SKW4176Speak LowSavoy 969, MG 15048, MG 12010
SKW4177CariocaSavoy 840, MG 15048, MG 12010
SKW4178The Boy Next DoorSavoy 969, MG 15048, MG 12010
* Savoy MG 12010   J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding - Jay And Kai
* Savoy MG 15048   J.J. Johnson Quintet - Kai Winding's All Stars
* Savoy 840   Kai Winding - I Could Write A Book / Carioca
* Savoy 969   Kai Winding - Speak Low / The Boy Next Door

Chocolate Williams And His Chocolates

Herbie Nichols (piano) Danny Barker (guitar) Chocolate Williams (bass, vocals) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, March 6, 1952
HL311My Lady Gingersnap (as Lady Ginger Snaps)Hi-Lo 1402; Savoy SJL 2247, SJL 1166
HL312Good Story BluesHi-Lo 1402; Savoy SJL 1166
* Savoy SJL 2247   Various Artists - The Modern Jazz Piano Album
* Savoy SJL 1166   Thelonious Monk With The Gigi Gryce Quartet / Herbie Nichols
* Hi-Lo 1402   Chocolate Williams - Lady Ginger Snaps / Good Story Blues

Herbie Nichols Quartet

Herbie Nichols (piano) Danny Barker (guitar) Chocolate Williams (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, March 6, 1952
HL313Who's BluesHi-Lo 1403; Savoy MG 12100, SJL 2247, SJL 1166
HL314'S Wonderful-
HL314-?'S Wonderful (alternate take)Savoy SJL 1166
HL315Nichols And DimesSavoy MG 12100, SJL 2247, SJL 1166
HL315-?Nichols And Dimes (alternate take)Savoy SJL 1166
HL316Walkin' WigHi-Lo unissued
* Savoy MG 12100   Various Artists - I Just Love Jazz Piano - Down And Out
* Savoy SJL 2247   Various Artists - The Modern Jazz Piano Album
* Savoy SJL 1166   Thelonious Monk With The Gigi Gryce Quartet / Herbie Nichols
* Hi-Lo 1403   Herbie Nichols - Who's Blues / 'S Wonderful

Eddie Bert Quintet

Eddie Bert (trombone) Harry Biss (piano) Sal Salvador (guitar) Clyde Lombardi (bass) Frank Isola (drums)
NYC, March 19, 1952
D6054MalshajaDiscovery 168, DL 3020
D6055First Day Of Spring-
D6056All The Things You AreDiscovery 169, DL 3020
D6057The Ming Tree-
* Discovery DL 3020   Eddie Bert Quintet
* Discovery 168   Eddie Bert - Malshaja / First Day Of Spring
* Discovery 169   Eddie Bert - All The Things You Are / The Ming Tree

Sister Emily Bram

unknown (organ, piano) Sister Emily Bram (vocals)
NYC, March 19, 1952
SEB21690We'll UnderstandSavoy 4034
SEB21691Blessed Assurance-
SEB21692I'll Be Satisfied Thenunissued
SEB21693He's A Savior For Me-
* Savoy 4034   Sister Emily Bram - We'll Understand / Blessed Assurance

Melody Maker All Stars

Jimmy Deuchar (trumpet) Keith Christie (trombone) Vic Ash (clarinet) Johnny Dankworth (alto sax) Ronnie Scott (tenor sax) Victor Feldman (vibes) Ralph Sharon (piano) Ivor Mairants (guitar) Joe Muddell (bass) Jack Parnell (drums)
London, England, March 24, 1952
SSS-280-2Up The PollEsquire (E) 20-001, S 321
SSS-280-4-Esquire (E) 10-215, 20-001, S 321; Discovery DL 2001
SSS-281-2Leap Year-
SSS-281-4-Esquire (E) 20-001, S 321
SSS-282M.M. Special, Part 1-
SSS-283M.M. Special, Part 2-
* Esquire (E) S 321   Melody Maker All Stars - Waxing The Winners 1951-52-53
* Esquire (E) 20-001   Melody Maker Poll Winners - 1952
* Discovery DL 2001   Various Artists - Panorama Of British Jazz
* Esquire (E) 10-215; Cupol (Swd) 9026   Melody Maker All Stars - Up The Poll / Leap Year

T.J. Fowler Septet

John Lawton (trumpet) Lee Cross (alto sax) Walter Cox (tenor sax) T.J. Fowler (piano) Calvin Frazier (guitar) Henry Ivory (bass) Clarence Stamps (drums)
Detroit, MI, March 28, 1952
DTJ9540Yes I Knowunissued
DTJ9541Oo-La-La-
DTJ9542Night CrawlerSavoy 843
DTJ9543Fowler's Boogie-
* Savoy 843   T.J. Fowler - Night Crawler / Fowler's Boogie

Paul Smith Trio

Paul Smith (piano) Sam Chieftz (bass) Irv Cottler (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March, 1952
D6005 | D6011I Only Have Eyes For YouDiscovery 172, DL 3017; Savoy MG 12094
D6006 | D6012The JumperDiscovery 162, DL 3017; Savoy MG 12094
D6007 | D6013LaurilouDiscovery 161, DL 3017; Savoy MG 12094
D6008 | D6014How About YouDiscovery 172, DL 3017; Savoy MG 12094, MG 12100
D6009 | D6015El CumbancheroDiscovery 161, DL 3017; Savoy MG 12094
D6010 | D6016Pick Yourself UpDiscovery 162, DL 3017; Savoy MG 12094
* Savoy MG 12094   Paul Smith - By The Fireside
* Savoy MG 12100   Various Artists - I Just Love Jazz Piano - Down And Out
* Discovery DL 3017   Paul Smith Trio
* Discovery 172, 45-172   Paul Smith - I Only Have Eyes For You / How About You
* Discovery 162, 45-162   Paul Smith - The Jumper / Pick Yourself Up
* Discovery 161, 45-161   Paul Smith - Laurilou / El Cumbanchero

Deborah Robinson

Deborah Robinson (vocals) and others
circa March, 1952???
She's Funny That WayHi-Lo 1404
Please Don't Blame Me-
* Hi-Lo 1404   Deborah Robinson - She's Funny That Way / Please Don't Blame Me

Trotta

Trotta
circa March, 1952???
D6021Anitra's Danceunissued
D6022Night Must FallDiscovery 159
D6023Amigo Miounissued
D6024Don't Worry 'Bout Me-
D6025Sometimes I'm HappyDiscovery 159
* Discovery 159   Trotta - Night Must Fall / Sometimes I'm Happy

Happy Joe Lane

Happy Joe Lane
circa March, 1952???
D6026She's My BabyDiscovery 1200
D6027Torture, Tears And PainDiscovery 1201
D6028Cryin' BluesDiscovery 1200
D6029MacayoDiscovery 1201
* Discovery 1200   Happy Joe Lane - She's My Baby / Cryin' Blues (not released)
* Discovery 1201   Happy Joe Lane - Torture, Tears And Pain / Macayo (not released)

Annie Ross

Milt Jackson (vibes) Blossom Dearie (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Annie Ross (vocals)
NYC, April 1, 1952
EverytimeDee Gee XP 4010; Regent MG 6031
The Way You Look Tonight-
I'm Beginning To Think You Care For Me-
Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea-
* Regent MG 6031; Savoy MG 12060, MG 12217   Various Artists - Singin' And Swingin'
* Dee Gee XP 4010   The Voice Of Annie Ross

Arnold Ross Trio

Arnold Ross (piano) Joe Benjamin (bass) Bill Clark (drums)
Paris, France, April 1, 1952
As Time Goes ByVogue (F) LD 075
Almost Like Being In Love-
Jeepers Creepers-
Lalou-
I Can't Dream-
Arbijo-
Kee-Moe-
Easy To Remember-
* Vogue (F) LD 075   Arnold Ross Trio - Piano And Rhythm
= Discovery DL 2006   Arnold Ross

Sons Of David

Rev. Cromwell, Rev. Morgan
NYC, April 3, 1952
US21694I Want To See JesusSavoy unissued
US21695The Old Gospel ShipSavoy 4035
US21696Two WingsRegent MG 6070
US21697WhenSavoy 4035; Regent MG 6070
US21698Keep Your Lamp BurningRegent MG 6070
US21699Shady Green Pastures-
* Regent MG 6070   The Gospel All-Stars - The Gospel Train
* Savoy 4035   Sons Of David - The Old Gospel Ship / When

The Four Buddies

Leon "Larry" Harrison (lead tenor vocals) Gregory Carroll (2nd tenor vocals) Bert Palmer (baritone vocals) Tommy Smith (bass vocals) (vocal group) and others
NYC, April 10, 1952
SFB4179Story BluesSavoy 845
SFB4180Nothin' Shakin' Babyunissued
SFB4181You're Part Of MeSavoy 845
SFB4182What's The Matter With MeSavoy 866
* Savoy 845   The Four Buddies - Story Blues / You're Part Of Me
* Savoy 866   The Four Buddies - What's The Matter With Me / Sweet Tooth For My Baby

The Caravans

unknown (organ, piano) Albertina Walker, Ora Lee Hopkins, Elyse Yancey, Nellie Grace Daniels (vocal group)
Chicago, IL, April 18, 1952
GCA70342 | S1115Think Of His Goodness To YouSharp 602, LP 2000
GCA70343 | S1116Tell The Angels-
* Sharp LP 2000   The Famous Caravans - Old Time Religion
* Sharp 602   The Famous Caravans - Tell The Angels / Think Of His Goodness To You

Frank Price With Kansas Fields Quartet

Ike Quebec (tenor sax) Mal Waldron (piano) Alfred Matthews (bass) Kansas Fields (drums) Frank Price (vocals)
NYC, April 18, 1952
HL325Forgive This FoolHi-Lo unissued
HL326Don't Tell Me-

Emmitt Davis With Kansas Fields Quartet

Ike Quebec (tenor sax) Mal Waldron (piano) Alfred Matthews (bass) Kansas Fields (drums) Emmitt Davis (vocals)
NYC, April 18, 1952
HL327Rippin' And Runnin'Hi-Lo 1407
HL328Look What'cha Done-
* Hi-Lo 1407   Emmitt Davis - Rippin' And Runnin' / Look What'cha Done

Ike Quebec With Kansas Fields Quartet

Ike Quebec (tenor sax) Mal Waldron (piano) Alfred Matthews (bass) Kansas Fields (drums)
NYC, April 18, 1952
HL329Whispering WindsHi-Lo 1406
HL330Kiss Of Fire-
* Hi-Lo 1406   Ike Quebec, Kansas Fields - Whispering Winds / Kiss Of Fire

Marian McPartland Trio

Marian McPartland (piano) Max Wayne (bass) Mel Zelnick (drums)
NYC, April 21, 1952
SMM4185It Might As Well Be SpringSavoy 856, XP 8106, MG 15027, MG 12016
SMM4186Gypsy In My Soul-
SMM4187Strike Up The BandSavoy 846, XP 8106, MG 15027, MG 12016
SMM4188Love Is Here To Stay-
* Savoy MG 12016   Great Britain's Marian McPartland And George Shearing
* Savoy MG 15027   Marian McPartland - Moods, Vol. 2
* Savoy XP 8106   Marian McPartland - Moods, Vol. 4
* Savoy 856   Marian McPartland - It Might As Well Be Spring / Gypsy In My Soul
* Savoy 846   Marian McPartland - Strike Up The Band / Love Is Here To Stay

Milt Jackson Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, April, 1952
HL321Softly, As In A Morning SunriseHi-Lo 1412; Savoy MG 12046, SJL 1106
HL322Love Me Pretty BabyHi-Lo 1405; Savoy MG 12046, SJL 1106
HL323Heart And Soul-
HL324True BluesHi-Lo 1412; Savoy 4517, MG 12046, MG 12125, SJL 1106
* Savoy MG 12046   Milt Jackson - The Quartette
* Savoy SJL 1106   Milt Jackson - The First Q
* Savoy MG 12125   Various Artists - The Many Faces Of Blues
* Savoy 4517   The Modern Jazz Quartet - D And E / True Blues
* Hi-Lo 1412   Milt Jackson - Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise / True Blues
* Hi-Lo 1405   Milt Jackson - Love Me Pretty Baby / Heart And Soul

Lennie Forrest

Lennie Forrest
NYC, May 2, 1952
RLF4189Roll On MississippiSavoy unissued
RLF4190Mammie Of MineRegent 195
RLF4191Mississippi MudSavoy unissued
RLF4192Dixie TrainRegent 195
* Regent 195, 45-195   Lennie Forrest - Mammie O' Mine / Dixie Train

Varetta Dillard

Dave McRae (alto, baritone sax) George Kelly (tenor sax) Fletcher Smith (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Al Lucas (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Varetta Dillard (vocals) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
NYC, May 6, 1952
SVD4193Love That Manunissued
SVD4194I Cried And CriedSavoy 871
SVD4195Easy Easy BabySavoy 847
SVD4196A Letter In Blues-
* Savoy 871   Varetta Dillard - I Cried And Cried / Double Crossing Daddy
* Savoy 847   Varetta Dillard - Easy Easy Baby / A Letter In Blues

The Famous Ward Singers

Gertrude Ward, Clara Ward, Henrietta Waddy, Marion Williams, Willa Ward Moultrie (vocal group) and others
May 7, 1952
US11703That's Enough For MeSavoy MG 14020
US11704I'm Holding OnSavoy MG 14020, DBL 7015
US11705This Little Light Of MineSavoy 4038, MG 15057, MG 14001, MG 14078, DBL 7015
US11707He Delivered MeSavoy MG 14020
* Savoy MG 14020   The Famous Ward Singers - Packin' Up
* Savoy DBL 7015   The Best Of The Ward Singers
* Savoy MG 14001   The Ward Singers - Surely God Is Able
* Savoy MG 14078   The Best Of Clara Ward
* Savoy MG 15057   The Famous Ward Singers - Hymns
* Savoy 4038   The Ward Singers - This Little Light Of Mine / Clara Ward - Just A Little While

Clara Ward

Clara Ward (vocals, multitrack vocals) and others
NYC, May 16, 1952
US11708What A Friend We Have In JesusSavoy MG 14020
US11709Just A Little WhileSavoy 4038, MG 14308
* Savoy MG 14020   The Famous Ward Singers - Packin' Up
* Savoy MG 14308   Clara Ward Memorial Album
* Savoy 4038   The Ward Singers - This Little Light Of Mine / Clara Ward - Just A Little While

Hans Koller Quartet

Hans Koller (tenor sax) Jutta Hipp (piano) Franz "Shorty" Roeder (bass) Karl Sanner (drums)
Munich, West Germany, May 20, 1952
D6072Hans Is HipDiscovery 1741, DL 2005
D6073I Cover The Water Front-
D6110Jutta Is HippDiscovery 1743, DL 2005
Stompin' At The SavoyDiscovery DL 2005
D6088Up From MunichDiscovery 1742, DL 2005
All The Things You AreDiscovery DL 2005
D6111Meloncholy BabyDiscovery 1743, DL 2005
D6089BeatDiscovery 1742, DL 2005
* Discovery DL 2005   Hans Koller - Hans Is Hip
* Discovery 1741   Hans Koller - Hans Is Hip / I Cover The Waterfront
* Discovery 1743   Hans Koller - Jutta Is Hipp / Meloncholy Baby
* Discovery 1742   Hans Koller - Up From Munich / Beat

The Gaylords / The Imperials

The Gaylords
NYC, May 23, 1952
SGL4197My DarlingSavoy 1104
SGL4198Get Mad BabySavoy 852
SGL4199You Should Have Told MeSavoy 1104
SGL4200Go On BabySavoy 852
* Savoy 1104   The Imperials - My Darling / You Should Have Told Me
* Savoy 852   The Gaylords - Get Mad Baby / Go On Baby

Varetta Dillard

Nathaniel Allen (trombone) Dave McRae (alto, baritone sax) George Kelly (tenor sax) Jimmy Reynolds (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Al Lucas (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Varetta Dillard (vocals) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
NYC, May 24, 1952
SVD4201I'm YoursSavoy 851
SVD4202Here In My Heart-
SVD4203Goodbye, So Long And Bless Youunissued
SVD4204Paper Heart Blues-
* Savoy 851   Varetta Dillard - I'm Yours / Here In My Heart

Carolina Slim

Eddie Harris (guitar, vocals) unknown (drums)
NYC, June 5, 1952
AC3654Georgia WomanSavoy 854
AC3655Money Blues-
ALJ3656Wine Head BabySavoy 887; Sharp LP 2002
ALJ3657One More Drink-
ALJ3658Lazy Boogieunissued
* Sharp LP 2002   Carolina Slim
* Savoy 854   Lazy Slim Jim - Georgia Woman / Money Blues
* Savoy 887   Lazy Slim Jim - Wine Head Baby / One More Drink

Hootin' Owl

unknown artists
NYC, June 5, 1952
AHO3659I Love That WomanSavoy unissued
AHO3660Wine Drinking Baby-

Eddie Mack

George Kelly (tenor sax) Dave McRae (baritone sax) Kelly Owens (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Grachan Moncur (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Mack Edmonson (vocals) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
NYC, June 9, 1952
SEM4205Last Hour Bluesunissued
SEM4206-3Seven Day BluesSavoy 853
SEM4207Good Time Womanunissued
SEM4208-2Keyhole BluesSavoy 853
* Savoy 853   Eddie Mack - Seven Day Blues / Keyhole Blues

Eddie Jefferson With Walt Harper Quintet

Johnny Morris (trombone) Nat Harper (tenor sax) Walt Harper (piano) Bob Boswell (bass) Cecil Brooks (drums) Eddie Jefferson (vocals)
Pittsburgh, PA, July 11, 1952
EJ6030The Birdland StoryHi-Lo 1416; Savoy SJL 2225
EJ6031I Got The BluesHi-Lo 1413; Savoy SJL 2225
EJ6032Body And Soul-
EJ6033not usedSavoy SJL 2225
EJ6034Honeysuckle RoseHi-Lo 1416; Savoy SJL 2225
* Savoy SJL 2225   Various Artists - The Be Bop Boys
* Hi-Lo 1416   Eddie Jefferson - The Birdland Story / Honeysuckle Rose
* Hi-Lo 1413   Eddie Jefferson - I Got The Blues / Body And Soul

Dizzy Gillespie Quintet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Bill Graham (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Bernard Griggs (bass) Al Jones (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals)
Chicago, IL, July 18, 1952
DG-2306Blue SkiesDee Gee 3605; Savoy SJL 2209
DG-2307Umbrella ManDee Gee 3607, XP 4004; Regent MG 6043; Savoy SJL 2209
DG-2308Pop's Confessin'Dee Gee 3605, XP 4001; Regent MG 6043; Savoy SJL 2209
DG-2309Oh-Sho-Be-Do-BeDee Gee 3603, XP 4005, MG 1004; Savoy MG 12047, SJL 2209
DG-2310They Can't Take That Away From MeDee Gee XP 4001, MG 1004; Savoy MG 12047, SJL 2209
* Savoy SJL 2209   Dizzy Gillespie - Dee Gee Days
* Regent MG 6043   Dizzy Gillespie - School Days
= Savoy MG 12204   Dizzy Gillespie - Milt Jackson - Joe Carroll
* Savoy MG 12047   Dizzy Gillespie - The Champ
* Dee Gee MG 1004   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 2
* Dee Gee XP 4004   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 5
* Dee Gee XP 4001   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 2
* Dee Gee XP 4005   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 6
* Dee Gee 3605   Dizzy Gillespie, Joe Carroll - Blue Skies / Pop's Confessin' (I'm Confessong)
* Dee Gee 3607   Dizzy Gillespie, Joe Carroll - Umbrella Man / Dizzy Gillespie - Stardust
* Dee Gee 3603, 7 3603   Dizzy Gillespie, Joe Carroll - Oh-Sho-Be-Do-Be / Sunny Side Of The Street

H-Bomb Ferguson And Varetta Dillard

Varetta Dillard (vocals) H-Bomb Ferguson (vocals -1,2) and others
July 18, 1952
1. SHBF4211Tortured LoveSavoy 865
2. SHBF4212Work For My Babyunissued
3. SVD4209Double Crossing DaddySavoy 871
4. SVD4210Them There EyesSavoy 859
* Savoy 865   H-Bomb Ferguson, Varetta Dillard - Give It Up / Tortured Love
* Savoy 871   Varetta Dillard - I Cried And Cried / Double Crossing Daddy
* Savoy 859   Varetta Dillard - You Are Gone / Them There Eyes

T.J. Fowler Orchestra With Calvin Frazier

Elliot Escoe (trumpet) Lee Gross (alto sax) Walter Cox (tenor sax) T.J. Fowler (piano) Calvin Frazier (guitar, vocals) James Murphy (bass) Clarence Stamps (drums)
Detroit, MI, July 25, 1952
STJ4213Back BiterSavoy 857, XP 8050; Regent MG 6015
STJ4214Wine CoolerSavoy 857; Regent MG 6015
STJ4215Little Baby ChildSavoy 858
STJ4216Got Nobody To Tell My Troubles To-
* Regent MG 6015   Various Artists - Rock And Roll
* Savoy XP 8050   Various Artists - Rhythm And Blues, Vol. 2
* Savoy 857   T.J. Fowler - Back Biter / Wine Cooler
* Savoy 858   Calvin Frazier - Little Baby Child / Got Nobody To Tell My Troubles To

Lucille Parks' Singers

Lucille Parks' Singers (vocal group)
NYC, August 12, 1952
SLP4230Looking To JesusRegent MG 6070
SLP4231Saved By The Power DivineSavoy 4040; Regent MG 6070
SLP4232Heavenly SunshineSavoy unissued
SLP4233Rough And Rocky RoadSavoy 4040
* Regent MG 6070   The Gospel All-Stars - The Gospel Train
* Savoy 4040   Lucille Parks' Singers - Saved By The Power Divine / Rough And Rocky Road

Ben Pollack Septet

Charlie Teagarden (trumpet) Moe Schneider (trombone) Matty Matlock (clarinet) Ray Sherman (piano) Bill Newman (guitar, banjo) Morty Corb (bass) Ben Pollack (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 14, 1952
SBP4242Beer Barrel PolkaSavoy 864, XP 8028, MG 12090
SBP4243Oy Mambo-
SBP4244Aunt Hagar's BluesSavoy XP 8027, MG 15017, MG 12090
SBP4245Canadian Capers-
* Savoy MG 12090   Ben Pollack's Pick-A-Rib Boys - Dixieland
* Savoy MG 15017   Ben Pollack - Dixieland Series, Vol. 3
* Savoy XP 8028   Ben Pollack - Dixieland, Vol. 2
* Savoy XP 8027   Ben Pollack - Dixieland, Vol. 1
* Savoy 864   Ben Pollack - Beer Barrel Polka / Oy Mambo

Ben Pollack Nonet

Charlie Teagarden (trumpet) Moe Schneider, Jack Teagarden, Ted Vesely (trombone) Matty Matlock (clarinet) Ray Sherman (piano) Bill Newman (guitar, banjo) Morty Corb (bass) Ben Pollack (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 21, 1952
SBP4246Gonna Stomp Mr. Henry LeeSavoy XP 8027, MG 15017, MG 12090
SBP4247Might Like A Rose-
SBP4248Sophisticated LadySavoy XP 8028, MG 15017, MG 12090
SBP4249My Inspiration-
* Savoy MG 12090   Ben Pollack's Pick-A-Rib Boys - Dixieland
* Savoy MG 15017   Ben Pollack - Dixieland Series, Vol. 3
* Savoy XP 8027   Ben Pollack - Dixieland, Vol. 1
* Savoy XP 8028   Ben Pollack - Dixieland, Vol. 2

Florence Wright With Mickey Baker Orchestra

Hal Singer (tenor sax) unknown (organ) Mickey Baker (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) unknown (drums) Florence Wright (vocals)
NYC, August 21, 1952
SFW4234I Went To Your WeddingSavoy 860
SFW4235My Blue Heaven-
SFW4236Guitar MamboSavoy 867
SFW4237Riverboat-
* Savoy 860   Florence Wright - I Went To Your Wedding / My Blue Heaven
* Savoy 867   Mickey Baker - Guitar Mambo / Riverboat

Hal Singer Octet

unknown (trumpet) Hal Singer, Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Dave McRae (baritone, alto sax) Kelly Owens (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Carlton Coleman (vocals)
NYC, August 21, 1952
SHS4238My Mother Told MeSavoy 875
SHS4239They Won't Tell It Right-
SHS4240Indian Love CallSavoy 861
SHS4241The Frog HopSavoy 861; Regent MG 6015
* Regent MG 6015   Various Artists - Rock And Roll
* Savoy 875   Carlton Coleman - My Mother Told Me / They Won't Tell It Right
* Savoy 861   Hal Singer - Indian Love Call / The Frog Hop

Rev. William Morris O'Neil

Herman Stevens (organ) Evelyn Archer, Rev. William Morris O'Neil, Nancy Wheeler (vocals)
NYC, August 29, 1952
Beams Of HeavenHi-Lo 1421
Just Keep Still-
HL339I'm A WitnessHi-Lo 1415
HL340I'm Bound For The Promised Land-
Stand By MeHi-Lo 1418
My Expectations-
* Hi-Lo 1421   Rev. William Morris O'Neil - Beams Of Heaven / Just Keep Still
* Hi-Lo 1415   Rev. William Morris O'Neil - I'm A Witness / I'm Bound For The Promised Land
* Hi-Lo 1418   Rev. William Morris O'Neil - Stand By Me / My Expectations

The Silver Stars

The Silver Stars
circa August, 1952???
Come Over HereHi-Lo 1411
Packin' Up Gettin' Ready To Go-
* Hi-Lo 1411   The Silver Stars - Come Over Here / Packin' Up Gettin' Ready To Go

The Silverlette Gospel Singers

The Silverlette Gospel Singers (vocal group)
circa August, 1952???
Jesus Is MineHi-Lo 1417
I Want To Join The Band-
* Hi-Lo 1417   The Silverlette Gospel Singers - Jesus Is Mine / I Want To Join The Band

Ardel Carl And Orchestra

Ardel Carl And Orchestra
circa August, 1952???
My Mother's EyesHi-Lo 1419
Morning Blues-
* Hi-Lo 1419   Ardel Carl - My Mother's Eyes / Morning Blues

Hampton Hawes Trio

Hampton Hawes (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, September 10, 1952
D6050Jumpin' JacqueDiscovery 164, EP 6; Savoy MG 12100, SJL 2215
D6051Don't Get Around Much AnymoreDiscovery 165, EP 6; Savoy SJL 2215
D6052It's You Or No One For MeDiscovery 165, EP 6; Savoy MG 12100, SJL 2215
D6053Thou SwellDiscovery 164, EP 6; Savoy MG 12100, SJL 2215
* Savoy MG 12100   Various Artists - I Just Love Jazz Piano - Down And Out
* Savoy SJL 2215   Various Artists - Black California
* Discovery EP 6   Hampton Hawes Trio
* Discovery 164   Hampton Hawes - Jumpin' Jacque / Thou Swell
* Discovery 165   Hampton Hawes - Don't Get Around Much Anymore / It's You Or No One For Me

Frank Rosolino Quartet

Frank Rosolino (trombone) Barry Harris (piano) Billy Christ (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Detroit, MI, September, 1952
RubberneckDee Gee XP 4012; Savoy MG 12062
Mean To Me-
Sweet And Lovely-
Take Me Out To The Ball Game-
* Savoy MG 12062   Various Artists - Swing Not Spring
* Dee Gee XP 4012   Frank Rosolino

The Famous Ward Singers

unknown (organ, guitar, drums) Gertrude Ward, Clara Ward, Henrietta Waddy, Marion Williams, Willa Ward Moultrie (vocal group)
October 6, 1952
SWS4250Are You ReadyRegent MG 6080
SWS4251Until I Found The LordSavoy 4041, MG 14001, DBL 7015
SWS4252To Hold God's Unchanging HandsSavoy unissued
SWS4253How Many TimesSavoy 4041, MG 15057, MG 14001, DBL 7015
* Regent MG 6080   Various Artists - A Gospel Program
* Savoy MG 14001   The Ward Singers - Surely God Is Able
* Savoy DBL 7015   The Best Of The Ward Singers
* Savoy MG 15057   The Famous Ward Singers - Hymns
* Savoy 4041   The Famous Ward Singers - Until I Found The Lord / How Many Times

Billy Wright

Pat Jenkins (trumpet) John Haughton (trombone) Buddy Tate (tenor sax) Ben Richardson (baritone sax) Skip Hall (piano) Carl Wilson (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Billy Wright (vocals)
NYC, October 8, 1952
SBW4254Sad Hour Bluesunissued
SBW4255Goin' Down SlowSavoy 870
SBW4256After AwhileSavoy 1100
SBW4257If I Didn't Love YouSavoy 870
* Savoy 870   Billy Wright - Goin' Down Slow / If I Didn't Love You
* Savoy 1100   Billy Wright - After Awhile / Four Cold Cold Walls

Danny Cobb With Dave McRae Orchestra

Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Dave McRae (baritone, alto sax) Mickey Baker (guitar) Joe Benjamin (bass) Billy Smith (drums) Danny Cobb (vocals)
NYC, October 10, 1952
SDC4258Farewell BabySavoy 869
SDC4259Don't Mess With My Woman-
SDC4260So Long Babyunissued
SDC4261I Need You Baby-
* Savoy 869   Danny Cobb - Farewell Baby / Don't Mess With My Woman

Don Elliott Septet

Don Elliott (trumpet, mellophone, vibes, bongos) Kai Winding (trombone) Phil Urso (tenor sax) Danny Bank (baritone sax) Jimmy Lyon (piano) Arnold Fishkin (bass) Sid Bulkin (drums)
NYC, November 17, 1952
SDE4268Mighty Like A RoseSavoy 882, XP 8093, MG 9033, MG 12054
SDE4269Darn That DreamSavoy 883, XP 8092, MG 12054
SDE4270Oh Look At Me NowSavoy 882, XP 8093, MG 9033, MG 12054
SDE4271Jeepers CreepersSavoy 883, XP 8092, MG 9033, MG 12054
* Savoy MG 12054   Cal Tjader, Don Elliott - Vibrations
* Savoy MG 9033   The Versatile Don Elliott
* Savoy XP 8093   The Versatile Don Elliott, Vol. 2
* Savoy XP 8092   The Versatile Don Elliott
* Savoy 882   Don Elliott - Mighty Like A Rose / Oh Look At Me Now
* Savoy 883   Don Elliott - Darn That Dream / Jeepers Creepers

Mickey Baker And His Guitar

Mickey Baker (guitar, vocals)
NYC, November 17, 1952
SMB4272Love Me BabySavoy 874
SMB4273Oh Happy Day-
* Savoy 874   Mickey Baker - Love Me Baby / Oh Happy Day

Gene Ammons Octet

John Coles (trumpet) Lino Murray (trombone) Gene Ammons (tenor sax) McKinley Easton (baritone sax) John Huston (piano) unknown (guitar) Benny Stuberville (bass) George Brown (drums)
Chicago, IL, November 18, 1952
U1163Just ChipsUnited U 149; Savoy 4526, MG 14033, SJL 1103
U1164-2Street Of DreamsUnited U 137; Savoy MG 14033, SJL 1103
U1165-2The Beat (as Good Time Blues)-
U1166Traveling LightUnited U 185; Savoy 4526, MG 14033, SJL 1103
* Savoy MG 14033   Gene Ammons - Golden Saxophone
* Savoy SJL 1103   Gene Ammons - Red Top
* Savoy 4526   Gene Ammons - Chips / Traveling Light
* United U 149   Gene Ammons - Just Chips / Red Top
* United U 137   Gene Ammons - Street Of Dreams / The Beat
= Savoy 4527   Gene Ammons - Good Time Blues / Street Of Dreams
* United U 185   Gene Ammons - Traveling Light / Fuzzy

Dolly Cooper With Dave McRae Orchestra

Dave McRae (sax) Larry Johnson (piano) John Simmons (bass) Panama Francis (drums) Dolly Cooper (vocals)
NYC, November 19, 1952
SDC4274Is It TrueSavoy 877
SDC4275Believe In Me-
SDC4276Easy To Rememberunissued
SDC4277There Are Such Things-
* Savoy 877   Dolly Cooper - Is It True / Believe In Me

Rev. Charles Watkins

Rev. Charles Watkins (vocals) and others
NYC, November 20, 1952
SCCW4278No Night Thereunissued
SCCW4279My ChangeSavoy 4042
SCCW4280Heaven On My Mindunissued
SCCW4281All Alone, Oh LordSavoy 4042
* Savoy 4042   Rev. Charles Watkins - My Change / All Alone, Oh Lord

Sonny Stitt Quartet

Sonny Stitt (tenor sax) Fletcher Peck (piano) John Simmons (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, November 20, 1952
1138-1They Say It's Wonderful (alternate take)Savoy SJL 1165; Mosaic MD9-208
1138-2They Say It's WonderfulSavoy SJL 1165; Roulette 7243 8 37200 2; Mosaic MD9-208
1139-2Why Do I Love You (alternate take)Savoy SJL 1165; Mosaic MD9-208
1139-3Why Do I Love YouRoost 560; Savoy SJL 1165; Mosaic MD9-208
1140-1Symphony Hall Swing (alternate take)Savoy SJL 1165; Mosaic MD9-208
1140-2Symphony Hall Swing (as Mass Ave Swing)Roost 560; Savoy SJL 1165; Roulette 7243 8 37200 2; Mosaic MD9-208
1141-1Sonny's Bunny (alternate take)Savoy SJL 1165; Mosaic MD9-208
1141-2Sonny's Bunny-
* Savoy SJL 1165   Sonny Stitt - Symphony Hall Swing
* Mosaic MD9-208   The Complete Roost Sonny Stitt Studio Sessions
* Roulette 7243 8 37200 2   Sonny Stitt - At The Hi-Hat, Vol. 2
* Roost 560   Sonny Stitt - Why Do I Love You / Mass Ave Swing

Eddie "Mr. Blues" Carson

Eddie "Mr. Blues" Carson
November 26, 1952
Eyes To EyeHi-Lo 1420
Sittin' By The Window-
* Hi-Lo 1420   Eddie "Mr. Blues" Carson - Eyes To Eye / Sittin' By The Window

Milt Buckner Organ Trio

Milt Buckner (organ) Bernie Mackey (guitar) Sticks Evans (drums)
NYC, late 1952?
S204Rollin' Strollin'Regent MG 6004
S205By The River Sainte Marie-
S206Take It Away-
S207Russian Lullaby-
* Regent MG 6004   Various Artists - Organ - Sweet And Swingin'

Harry Babasin Trio

Hampton Hawes (piano) Harry Babasin (bass, cello) Larry Bunker (drums, vibes)
Los Angeles, CA, December 7, 1952
D6039 | D6041Night And DayDiscovery 163
D6040 | D6042'S Wonderful-
* Discovery 163, 45-163   Harry Babasin - Night And Day / 'S Wonderful

Marian McPartland Trio

Marian McPartland (piano) Max Wayne (bass) Mousie Alexander (drums)
NYC, December 12, 1952
SMM4282Lullaby Of BirdlandSavoy 879, XP 8033, MG 15021, MG 12005
SMM4283A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square-
SMM4284It's Only A Paper MoonSavoy 880, XP 8033, MG 15021, MG 12005
SMM4285Moonlight In VermontSavoy 880, XP 8034, MG 15021, MG 12005
SMM4286Limehouse BluesSavoy XP 8033, MG 15021, MG 12005
SMM4287HallelujahSavoy XP 8034, MG 15021, MG 12005
* Savoy MG 12005   Marian McPartland, Vol. 2 - Lullaby Of Birdland
* Savoy MG 15021   The Magnificent Marian McPartland At The Piano
* Savoy XP 8033   Marian McPartland, Vol. 1
* Savoy XP 8034   Marian McPartland, Vol. 2
* Savoy 879   Marian McPartland - Lullaby Of Birdland / A Nightingale Sang
* Savoy 880   Marian McPartland - It's Only A Paper Moon / Moonlight In Vermont

Morris Lane Quartet

Morris Lane (tenor sax) Curly Rusell, Billy Taylor (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
December 12, 1952
S200PoincianaScooter unissued
S201Blues In The Night-
S202Twilight Time-
S203Everything I Have Is Yours-

Elmore Nixon With Henry Hayes

Henry Hayes (alto sax) unknown (tenor sax) Elmore Nixon (piano, vocals) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums)
Houston, TX, December 16, 1952
SHH4292Elmore's BluesSavoy 889
SHH4293Last NightSavoy 1105
SHH4294Sad And BlueSavoy 889
SHH4295Treat Me Rightunissued
* Savoy 889   Elmore Nixon - Elmore's Blues / Sad And Blue
* Savoy 1105   Henry Hayes, Elmore Nixon - Last Night / If You'll Be My Love

Willie Johnson

unknown (sax) Willie Johnson (piano, vocals) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Thelma (vocals)
New Orleans, LA, December 18, 1952
SWJ4288Here Comes My BabySavoy 881
SWJ4289Sometimes I Wonder WhySavoy 894
SWJ4290Love Me Till Dawn-
SWJ4291Don't Tell MamaSavoy 881
* Savoy 881   Willie Johnson - Here Comes My Baby / Don't Tell Mama
* Savoy 894   Willie Johnson - Sometimes I Wonder Why / Love Me Till Dawn

Charles Norman Sextet

Ove Lind (clarinet) Bo Kallstrom (vibes) Charles Norman (piano, vocals) Rolf Berg (guitar) Gunnar Almstedt (bass) Anders Burman (drums) Anders Windestam (vocals)
Stockholm, Sweden, December 19, 1952
mr429Blueberry HillMetronome (Swd) J 249
mr430 | 4267Black Market Special (as Normanitra)Metronome (Swd) J 249, MEP 2; Savoy MG 9032
* Savoy MG 9032   Various Artists - Modern Music From Sweden
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 2   Boogie Woogie With Charles Norman
* Metronome (Swd) J 249   Charles Norman - Blueberry Hill / Normanitra

Marian McPartland Trio

Marian McPartland (piano) Eddie Safranski (bass) Don Lamond (drums)
NYC, December 22, 1952
SMM4296Moonlight In VermontSavoy XP 8108, MG 12016
SMM4297Love For SaleSavoy XP 8034, MG 15027, MG 12016
SMM4298Yesterdays-
SMM4299All The Things You AreSavoy XP 8108, MG 12016
* Savoy MG 12016   Great Britain's Marian McPartland And George Shearing
* Savoy MG 15027   Marian McPartland - Moods, Vol. 2
* Savoy XP 8108   Marian McPartland - Moods, Vol. 5
* Savoy XP 8034   Marian McPartland, Vol. 2

Dorothy Dunn

Dele Brown (piano) Billy Christ (bass) Art Mardigan (drums) Dorothy Dunn (vocals)
Chicago, IL, 1952
You Turned The Tables On MeRegent MG 6031
There Will Never Be Another You-
How Long Has This Been Going On-
Too Marvelous For Words-
I'll Be True-
* Regent MG 6031; Savoy MG 12060, MG 12217   Various Artists - Singin' And Swingin'

The Caravans

unknown (organ, piano) Albertina Walker, Ora Lee Hopkins, Elyse Yancey, Nellie Grace Daniels (vocal group)
Chicago, IL, 1952
GCA70352 | S1222He'll Be ThereGospel MG 3007
same session
GCA70361 | S1221Get Away Jordan-
GCA70362 | S1223God Is Good To Me-
GCA70363 | S1224What Do You Need-
GCA70364 | S1225I Know The Lord Will Make A Way-
GCA70365 | S1226Blessed AssuranceGospel MG 3008
GCA70366 | S1227Witness-
GCA70367All Night All DayStates unknown
* Gospel MG 3007   The Caravans - Blessed Assurance
* Gospel MG 3008   The Caravans - He Won't Deny Me

Monte Easter And His Orchestra

Monte Easter (trumpet) Pat Johnny, Jessie Mae Robinson (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA, 1952
D6043Casablanca BoogieDiscovery 1202
D6044Pastel-
* Discovery 1202   Monte Easter - Casablanca Boogie / Pastel

Jessie Mae Robinson

Monte Easter (trumpet) Maxwell Davis (tenor sax) Rosetta Andrews (piano) Ralph Hamilton (bass) Charles Blackwell (drums) Jessie Mae Robinson (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, 1952
D6045Jessie Mae's BluesDiscovery 1203
D6046That's His Secret-
D6047Gotta Go Nowunissued
D6048Lonely Lonely MeDiscovery 1204
D6049In Mother's Arms-
* Discovery 1203   Jessie Mae Robinson - Jessie Mae's Blues / That's His Secret
* Discovery 1204   Jessie Mae Robinson - Lonely Lonely Me / In Mother's Arms

Angel Face

Angel Face (vocals) and others
1952 or 1953???
6100Keep Your Head Up HighGem 210
6101What's The Stuff Joe's Got-
* Gem 210   Angel Face - Keep Your Head Up High / What's The Stuff Joe's Got

Gloria Haig

Gloria Haig (vocals) and others
1952 or 1953???
6102BahshairtGem 7001
6103Why Did You Kiss Me-
* Gem 7001   Gloria Haig - Bahshairt / Why Did You Kiss Me

Four Bells

Four Bells (vocal group)
1952 or 1953???
6116Please Tell It To MeGem 207
6117Long Way To Go-
* Gem 207   Four Bells - Please Tell It To Me / Long Way To Go