Verve Records Catalog: 45 rpm 10000, 10100 series

Verve 10000 series (7 inch 45 rpm)

V 10000   Anita O'Day - I'm With You / The Rock And Roll Waltz

Anita O'Day (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, January 4, 1956
2704-17 | 20044-17I'm With You
2705-6 | 20045-6The Rock And Roll Waltz
** reissue of Verve 2000.

V 10001   Anita O'Day - Honeysuckle Rose / The Getaway And The Chase

Milt Bernhart, Lloyd Elliott, Joe Howard, Si Zentner (trombone) Corky Hale (harp) Paul Smith (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Anita O'Day (vocals) unidentified strings, Buddy Bregman (arranger, director)
Los Angeles, CA, December 8, 1955
2565-1 | 20010-1 | 63VK401Honeysuckle Rose
Anita O'Day (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, February 23, 1956
20100-8The Getaway And The Chase
** reissue of Verve 2001.

V 10002   Ella Fitzgerald - Too Young For The Blues / It's Only A Man

Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, January 25, 1956
2720-8 | 20056-8Too Young For The Blues
2721-5 | 20057-5It's Only A Man
** reissue of Verve 2002.

V 10003   Spike Jones - Love And Marriage/Memories Are Make Of This / Sixteen Tacos/The Trouble With Pasquale

Spike Jones (drums) and others
circa January, 1956???
20059Love And Marriage / Memories Are Make Of This
20060Sixteen Tacos / The Trouble With Pasquale
** reissue of Verve 2003.

V 10004   Joe Williams - As I Love You / Stop! Don't!

Wendell Culley, Reunald Jones, Thad Jones, Joe Newman (trumpet) Henry Coker, Bill Hughes, Benny Powell (trombone) Bill Graham (alto saxophone) Marshall Royal (alto saxophone, clarinet) Frank Foster (tenor saxophone) Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Charlie Fowlkes (baritone saxophone) Count Basie (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Eddie Jones (bass) Sonny Payne (drums) Joe Williams (vocals)
Chicago, IL, January 23, 1956
2664-2 | 20037-2As I Love You
2665-11 | 20038-11Stop! Don't!
** reissue of Verve 2004.

V 10005   Toni Harper - I Telephoned, I Telegraphed / We Got To Live, To Grow Up

Toni Harper (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, February 13, 1956
20095-4I Telephoned, I Telegraphed
20096-8We Got To Live, To Grow Up
** reissue of Verve 2005.

V 10006   Stan Wilson - Patato / One For My Baby

Stan Wilson (guitar, vocals) Bob Marchesi (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, August 10, 1955
2406-6 | 20118-6Patato
2408-4 | 20117-4One For My Baby
** reissue of Verve 2006.

V 10007   Bobby Scott/Gene Krupa - She's Funny That Way / Danny Boy

Eddie Shu (clarinet, alto,tenor saxophone, harmonica) Bobby Scott (piano, vocals) John Drew (bass) Gene Krupa (drums)
NYC, March 10, 1955
2289-1 | 20119-1She's Funny That Way
2290-7 | 20120-7Danny Boy
** reissue of Verve 2007.

V 10008   Gene Krupa - Boogie Blues / Let Me Off Uptown

Joe Ferrante, Bernie Glow, Ernie Royal, Nick Travis (trumpet) Roy Eldridge (trumpet, vocals) Jimmy Cleveland, J.J. Johnson, Fred Ohms, Kai Winding (trombone) Aaron Sachs (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Sam Marowitz (alto saxophone) Hal McKusick (alto saxophone, clarinet) Eddie Shu (tenor saxophone) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Dave McKenna (piano) John Drew (bass) Gene Krupa (drums) Anita O'Day (vocals) Manny Albam, Billy Byers, Quincy Jones, Nat Pierce (arranger)
NYC, February, 1956
2760-2 | 62VK214Boogie Blues
2764-6 | 63VK628Let Me Off Uptown
** reissue of Verve 2008.

V 10009   Fred Astaire - Hello Baby / There's No Time Like The Present

Fred Astaire (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, March 30, 1956
20128-5Hello Baby
20129-7There's No Time Like The Present
** reissue of Verve 2009.

V 10010   Don, Dick 'N Jimmy - You Gotta Have Eyes / I Never Knew

Don, Dick 'N Jimmy (vocal trio) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, April 16, 1956
20131-10You Gotta Have Eyes
20132-8I Never Knew
** reissue of Verve 2010.

V 10011   Gene Krupa - Apple Cider / You'd Better Stop

Eddie Shu (tenor saxophone) Bobby Scott (piano) John Drew (bass) Gene Krupa (drums) The Wailers (vocal group) Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, April 20, 1956
20137-7Apple Cider
20138-2You'd Better Stop
** reissue of Verve 2011.

V 10012   Ella Fitzgerald - Stay There / A Beautiful Friendship

Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, January 25, 1956
2718-6 | 20054-6Stay There
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, March 27, 1956
20122-3 | 62VK495A Beautiful Friendship
** reissue of Verve 2012.

V 10013   Pearl Bailey - Tired / Go Back Where You Stayed Last Night

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Eddie Bert (trombone) Ernie Wilkins (alto saxophone) Ted Lee (baritone saxophone) Nat Pierce (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums) Pearl Bailey (vocals)
NYC, February 12, 1956
2756-8Tired
2757-6Go Back Where You Stayed Last Night
** reissue of Verve 2013.

V 10014   Anita O'Day - You're The Top / We Laughed At Love

Milt Bernhart, Lloyd Elliott, Joe Howard, Si Zentner (trombone) Corky Hale (harp) Paul Smith (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Anita O'Day (vocals) unidentified strings, Buddy Bregman (arranger, director)
Los Angeles, CA, December 8, 1955
2563-7 | 20008-7 | 63VK400You're The Top
Anita O'Day (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, February 23, 1956
20102-7We Laughed At Love
** reissue of Verve 2014.

V 10015   Toni Harper - My Memory Book / Love Is A Wonderful Thing

Toni Harper (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, February 13, 1956
20098-5My Memory Book
20099-8Love Is A Wonderful Thing
** reissue of Verve 2015.

V 10016   Gene Krupa/The Wailers - That's Your Mistake / G And J Blues

Eddie Shu (tenor saxophone) Bobby Scott (piano) John Drew (bass) Gene Krupa (drums) The Wailers (vocal group) Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, April 20, 1956
20135-7That's Your Mistake
20136-4G And J Blues
** reissue of Verve 2016.

V 10017   Peter Hanley - A Heart That Loves You / I Love You, Samantha

Peter Hanley (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, June 15, 1956
20167-6A Heart That Loves You
20169-14I Love You, Samantha
** reissue of Verve 2017.

V 10018   Jane Powell - Mind If I Fall In Love With You / True Love

Jane Powell (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, June 1, 1956
20151-9Mind If I Fall In Love With You
20152-10True Love
** reissue of Verve 2018.

V 10019   Fred Astaire - Sweet Sorrow / Just Like Taking Candy From A Baby

Fred Astaire (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, March 30, 1956
20127-5Sweet Sorrow
20130-6Just Like Taking Candy From A Baby
** reissue of Verve 2019.

V 10020   Don, Dick 'N Jimmy - That's The Way I Feel / Two Voices In The Dark

Don, Dick 'N Jimmy (vocal trio) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, April 16, 1956
20133-6That's The Way I Feel
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, July 31, 1956
20198-5Two Voices In The Dark
** reissue of Verve 2020.

V 10021   Ella Fitzgerald - The Sun Forgot To Shine This Morning / The Silent Treatment

Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, January 25, 1956
2719-7 | 20055-7The Sun Forgot To Shine This Morning
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, August 21, 1956
20221-3The Silent Treatment
** reissue of Verve 2021.

V 10022   Stan Wilson - Tol' My Cap'n / The Old Lady Who Shallowed The Fly

Stan Wilson (guitar, vocals) Bob Marchesi (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, August 10, 1955
2410-3Tol' My Cap'n
add Jack Costanzo (congas)
Los Angeles, CA, August 11, 1955
2412-3The Old Lady Who Shallowed The Fly
** reissue of Verve 2022.

V 10023   Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong - Stars Fell On Alabama / Can't We Be Friends

Louis Armstrong (trumpet, vocals) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, August 16, 1956
2921-2 | 20210-2Stars Fell On Alabama
2922-2 | 20222-2Can't We Be Friends
** reissue of Verve 2023.

V 10024   no information

V 10025   Bing Crosby - I've Got Five Dollars / Mountain Greenery

Pete Candoli, Harry Edison, Maynard Ferguson, Conrad Gozzo (trumpet) Milt Bernhardt, Joe Howard, Lloyd Ulyate (trombone) George Roberts (bass trombone) Bud Shank, Maurice Stein (alto saxophone) Bob Cooper, Ted Nash (tenor saxophone) Chuck Gentry (baritone saxophone) Paul Smith (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Bing Crosby (vocals) unidentified woodwinds and strings, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, June 11, 1956
20157-4I've Got Five Dollars
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, June 12, 1956
20166-5Mountain Greenery
** reissue of Verve 2025.

V 10026   Spike Jones - My Birthday Comes On Christmas / Wouldn't It Be Fun To Be Santa Claus' Son

Spike Jones (drums) and others
1956
20427My Birthday Comes On Christmas
20437Wouldn't It Be Fun To Be Santa Claus' Son
** reissue of Verve 2026.

V 10027   The Bill Thompson Singers - Caravan / Peridia

The Bill Thompson Singers (vocal group)
Los Angeles, CA, September 5, 1956
20417-11Caravan
20418-6Peridia

V 10028   Peter Hanley - I Want To See You When You Weep / Dedicated To You

Peter Hanley (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, June 15, 1956
20168-5I Want To See You When You Weep
20170-3Dedicated To You

V 10029   The Fabulous McCleverty's - Don't Blame It On Elvis / Tickle, Tickle

The Fabulous McCleverty's (vocal group) and others
NYC, October 15, 1956
20442-6Don't Blame It On Elvis
same personnel
NYC, November 8, 1956
20450-1Tickle, Tickle

V 10030   Jane Powell - What Gives What Goes / Till The Next Time

Jane Powell (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, June 1, 1956
20153-13What Gives What Goes
20154-17Till The Next Time

V 10031   Ella Fitzgerald - Hear My Heart / Hotta Chocolata

Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Russ Garcia (conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, January 14, 1957
20575-9Hear My Heart
20576-8Hotta Chocolata

V 10032   Jane Powell - I Have You To Thank / A Ride On A Rainbow

Jane Powell, Michael Redgrave, Peter Lawford, David Wayne, Joan Holloway, Imogene Coca (vocals) The Buster Davis Choir, unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (conductor)
1957
20652-1I Have You To Thank
20661-2A Ride On A Rainbow

V 10033   Imogene Coca - I Have You To Thank / Michael Redgrave - When You Dance In Paris, France

Jane Powell, Michael Redgrave, Peter Lawford, David Wayne, Joan Holloway, Imogene Coca (vocals) The Buster Davis Choir, unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (conductor): same session
1957
20659-4I Have You To Thank
20660-5When You Dance In Paris, France

V 10034   Peter Lawford - I Don't Want To Be A Gentleman / David Wayne - Kickapoo Kick

Jane Powell, Michael Redgrave, Peter Lawford, David Wayne, Joan Holloway, Imogene Coca (vocals) The Buster Davis Choir, unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (conductor): same session
1957
20653-2I Don't Want To Be A Gentleman
20662-8Kickapoo Kick

V 10035   Jane Powell - It's Terribly, Horribly, Frightfully Nice / I'm In Pursuit Of Happiness

Jane Powell, Michael Redgrave, Peter Lawford, David Wayne, Joan Holloway, Imogene Coca (vocals) The Buster Davis Choir, unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (conductor): same session
1957
20654-8It's Terribly, Horribly, Frightfully Nice
20656-8I'm In Pursuit Of Happiness

V 10036   Charlie Barnet - Myna / Lonely Street

Conrad Gozzo, Carlton McBeath, Ralph Mullens, Dave Wells (trumpet) Bob Burgess, Dick Nash (trombone) Willie Smith (alto saxophone) Bill Holman (tenor saxophone) Charlie Barnet (tenor,soprano,alto saxophone) Bob Dawes, Ernie Small (baritone saxophone) Norman Pockrandt (piano) Bob Bain (guitar) Red Wooten (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) unidentified strings, Russ Garcia (director)
Los Angeles, CA, September 24, 1956
20406-11Myna
Dave Wells (bass trumpet) Charlie Barnet (alto saxophone) Norman Pockrandt (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Red Wooten (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) unidentified strings, Russ Garcia (arranger, director)
Los Angeles, CA, December 15, 1956
20466-2Lonely Street

V 10037   Spike Jones - My Heart Went Boom Boom / Popeye The Sailor Man

Spike Jones (drums) and others
1957
20682-17My Heart Went Boom Boom
20683-15Popeye The Sailor Man

V 10038   Buddy Bregman - The Sin Of Pat Muldoon / Where Is Cinderella

unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, February 22, 1957
20696-4The Sin Of Pat Muldoon
20697-3Where Is Cinderella

V 10039   Rock Murphy - Shortnin' Bread Boogie / St. Louis Blues

Barney Kessel (guitar) Rock Murphy And His Rockets
Los Angeles, CA, February 2, 1957
20700Shortnin' Bread Boogie
20701St. Louis Blues

V 10040   Audrey Hepburn - How Long Has This Been Going On / Oh, How To Be Lovely

Fred Astaire, Audrey Hepburn, Kay Thompson (vocals) unidentified orchestra and vocal chorus, Adolph Deutsch (conductor)
1957
20715How Long Has This Been Going On
20716Oh, How To Be Lovely

V 10041   Kay Thompson - Clap Yo' Hands / Fred Astaire - Think Pink!

Fred Astaire, Audrey Hepburn, Kay Thompson (vocals) unidentified orchestra and vocal chorus, Adolph Deutsch (conductor): same session
1957
20720Think Pink!
20719Clap Yo' Hands

V 10042   Fred Astaire - He Loves And She Loves / Funny Face

Fred Astaire, Audrey Hepburn, Kay Thompson (vocals) unidentified orchestra and vocal chorus, Adolph Deutsch (conductor): same session
1957
20718Funny Face
20717He Loves And She Loves

V 10043   Don, Dick 'N Jimmy - My Faith, My Hope, My Love / A Man's Gotta Do (What He Don't Wanna Sometimes)

Don, Dick 'N Jimmy (vocal trio) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman or Ruby Raskin (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, February 27, 1957
20704-5My Faith, My Hope, My Love
20705-8A Man's Gotta Do (What He Don't Wanna Sometimes)

V 10044   The Smith Twins - Dream Man / Open Secret

The Smith Twins (vocal group) Buddy Bregman's Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, March 18, 1957
20752-5Dream Man
20754-6Open Secret

V 10045   Tony Travis - Young And In Love / My Star Spangled Beauty

Tony Travis (vocals) Bill Thompson Chorus, Buddy Bregman's Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, March 21, 1957
20763-9Young And In Love
20766-11My Star Spangled Beauty

V 10046   Josephine Premice - The Man I Love / No, No Joe

Barney Kessel (guitar) Ben Tucker (bass) Josephine Premice (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA, March 21 & 22, 1957
20775-6The Man I Love
20776-12No, No Joe

V 10047   Ricky Nelson - I'm Walkin' / A Teenager's Romance

Barney Kessel (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Ricky Nelson (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA, March 26, 1957
20786-9I'm Walkin'
20788-13A Teenager's Romance

V 10048   Randy Sparks - No, No Napoleon / I'll Be True

Barney Kessel (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Randy Sparks (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA, March 26, 1957
20793-9No, No Napoleon
20794-5I'll Be True

V 10049   Buddy Bregman - A New Girl In Town / Nickelodeon Holiday

unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, February 22, 1957
20695-5A New Girl In Town
20698-7Nickelodeon Holiday

V 10050   Ella Fitzgerald - Let's Do It / Manhattan

Paul Smith (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, February 8, 1956
20086-1Let's Do It
Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, August 29, 1956
20230-1Manhattan

V 10051   Fred Astaire - That Face / Calypso Hooray

Fred Astaire (vocals) Buddy Bregman's Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, March 27, 1957
20789-3That Face
20790-7Calypso Hooray

V 10052   Kay Thompson - Bazaza / Light Up The Candles

Kay Thompson (vocals) Joe Lippman Orchestra
NYC?, April 10, 1957
20842-3Bazaza
20843-3Light Up The Candles

V 10053   Woody Herman - I Wonder / Like A House Built On A Strong Foundation

Harry Edison (trumpet) Herb Geller (alto saxophone) Woody Herman (alto saxophone, clarinet) Ted Nash (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Marty Paich (leader)
Los Angeles, CA, April 18, 1957
20906-6I Wonder
20907-5Like A House Built On A Strong Foundation

V 10054   The Polka Dots - Lawrence Welk Polka / Happy Trumpet Polka

The Polka Dots: including Ole Svenson (vocal group) unidentified orchestra, Spike Jones (leader)
1957
20912Lawrence Welk Polka
20915Happy Trumpet Polka

V 10055   The Wilder Brothers - Teenage Angel / I Want You

The Wilder Brothers (vocal group) Barney Kessel Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, April 12, 1957
20844-9Teenage Angel
20846-1I Want You

V 10056   Oscar Peterson - Soft Sands / Echoes

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Stan Levey (drums) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, March 28, 1957
20821-5/3Soft Sands
20822-11Echoes

V 10057   Stan Wilson - Jane Jane Jane! / Waikiki Farewell

Stan Wilson (guitar, vocals) and others
Hawaii, May, 1957
20944Jane Jane Jane!
20950Waikiki Farewell

V 10058   Peter Hanley - Top Of The List / Shenandoah Rose

Peter Hanley (vocals) Bill Thompson Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, April 16, 1957
20854-7Top Of The List
20856-8Shenandoah Rose

V 10059   no information

V 10060   The Smith Twins - Plinka Plink Plank Plink / Brass Band A The Station

The Smith Twins (vocal group) Buddy Bregman's Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, March 18, 1957
20753-6Plinka Plink Plank Plink
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, March 27, 1957
20791-11Brass Band A The Station

V 10061   Tony Travis - Red Shutters / Foot Steps

Tony Travis (vocals) Bill Thompson Chorus, Buddy Bregman's Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, March 21, 1957
20764-7Red Shutters
20765-5Foot Steps

V 10062   Don, Dick 'N Jimmy - Building A Paradise / Be Sweet To Me

Don, Dick 'N Jimmy (vocal trio) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman or Ruby Raskin (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, February 27, 1957
20703-10Building A Paradise
20706-2Be Sweet To Me

V 10063   Woody Herman - Love In The Afternoon / Ariane

Woody Herman (alto saxophone, clarinet) Barney Kessel Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, June 10, 1957
21006-7Love In The Afternoon
21007-9Ariane

V 10064   Jeff Allen - That'll Be The Day / Guilty Mind

Jeff Allen (vocals) Barney Kessel Orchestra, Jack Marshall Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, June 3, 1957
21003-13That'll Be The Day
21004-12Guilty Mind

V 10065   Billy Daniels - Blue Skies / You Go To My Head

Buddy Childers, Harry Edison, Shorty Sherock (trumpet) Milt Bernhardt, Tommy Pederson, Bill Shaffer (trombone) George Roberts (bass trombone) Mark Berlow, Willie Smith (alto saxophone) Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Buddy Collette (tenor saxophone, flute) Chuck Gentry (baritone saxophone) Benny Payne (piano) Howard Roberts (guitar) Joe Comfort (bass) Frank Caroldon, Milt Holland (drums) Billy Daniels (vocals) Benny Carter (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, June 12, 1957
21014-4Blue Skies
Harry Edison (trumpet) Buddy Collette, Chuck Gentry, Harry Klee, Jack Stacy (reeds) Benny Payne (piano) Bob Bain (guitar) Red Callender (bass) Milt Holland (drums) Billy Daniels (vocals) Benny Carter (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, June 19, 1957
21030-3You Go To My Head

V 10066   Randy Sparks - Once They Were Young / Bright Moon, Bright Star

Barney Kessel (guitar) Randy Sparks (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA, April 19, 1957
20908-9Once They Were Young
20909-18Bright Moon, Bright Star

V 10067   Rock Murphy - Begin The Beguine / Electric Guitar Boogie

Barney Kessel (guitar) Rock Murphy And His Rockets
Los Angeles, CA, February 2, 1957
20699Begin The Beguine
20702Electric Guitar Boogie

V 10068   Stan Wilson - In The Middle Of An Island / Sweet Annabelle

Stan Wilson (vocals) Ruby Raskin Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, May 9, 1957
20981-8In The Middle Of An Island
20983-7Sweet Annabelle

V 10069   Woody Herman - Makin' Whoopee / Comes Love/Can't We Be Friends

Harry Edison (trumpet) Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Larry Bunker (drums) Woody Herman (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, January 11, 1957
20572-7Makin' Whoopee
Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Hal McKusick (alto saxophone) Jerry Cook, Bob Newman (tenor saxophone) Jack Nimitz or Sol Schlinger (baritone saxophone) Lou Stein (piano) Billy Bauer (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Jo Jones (drums) Woody Herman (vocals)
NYC, March 19, 1957
20817-4Comes Love
20818-11Can't We Be Friends

V 10070   Ricky Nelson - You're My One And Only Love / Honey Rock

Barney Kessel (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Ricky Nelson (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA, March 26, 1957
20787-7You're My One And Only Love
Barney Kessel (guitar) Ricky Nelson (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, 1957
21069-12Honey Rock

V 10071   The Ink Spots - You Name It / Darling Don't Cry

The Ink Spots (vocal quartet) Herman Flintall (arranger)
Los Angeles, CA, June 25, 1957
21101-5You Name It
21103-7Darling Don't Cry

V 10072   no information

V 10073   Oscar Peterson - I've Never Left You Arms / Why Oh Why

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Stan Levey (drums) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, March 28, 1957
20820-7I've Never Left You Arms
20823-5Why Oh Why

V 10074   Dalida - Bambino (Guaglione) / Aime Moi

Dalida (vocals) Raymond Lefevre Orchestra
Paris, France, 1957
21086Bambino (Guaglione)
21087Aime Moi

V 10075   Jeff Allen - When I See You / What Will I Tell My Heart

Jeff Allen (vocals) Jack Marshall Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, July 15, 1957
21088-11When I See You
21089-7What Will I Tell My Heart

V 10076   Buddy Bregman - It Ain't Necessarily So / The Delicate Delinquent

Buddy Bregman's Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, March 18, 1957
20756-4It Ain't Necessarily So
Sam Sloneker (bongos) Buddy Bregman's Orchestra, and others
Los Angeles, CA?, July 17, 1957
21109-11The Delicate Delinquent

V 10077   Ella Fitzgerald - It's All Right With Me / All Of You

Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, February 7, 1956
20067-3It's All Right With Me
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, February 9, 1956
20093-5All Of You

V 10078   Monica Lewis - All Alone / Let's Face The Music And Dance

Monica Lewis (vocals) Frank DeVol Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, May 6 & 8, 1957
20954-6All Alone
20961-3Let's Face The Music And Dance

V 10079   Ella Fitzgerald - A Tisket, A Tasket / Goody Goody

Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Frank DeVol Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, July 24, 1957
21166-3 | 64VK318A Tisket, A Tasket
21169-4Goody Goody

V 10080   Joan O'Brien - Dear Love One / Talk To Me Something

Joan O'Brien (vocals) Buddy Bregman's Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, July 29, 1957
21184-6Dear Love One
21186-10Talk To Me Something

V 10081   The Fraternity Brothers - A Nobody Like Me / Passion Flower

The Fraternity Brothers: including Gil Fields (vocal group) unidentified orchestra
April 24, 1957
21156-1A Nobody Like Me
same personnel
June 24, 1957
21154-5Passion Flower

V 10082   The Skylarks - Ol' Man River / There's A Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon For New York

The Skylarks (vocal group) and others
Los Angeles, CA?, July 17 & 18, 1957
21110-8Ol' Man River
21116-8There's A Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon For New York

V 10083   Gary Williams - Travelin' Boy Blues / I'm Gonna Return

Barney Kessel, Merle Travis, Wesley Tuttle (guitar) Gary Williams (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA, August 15, 1957
21253-13Travelin' Boy Blues
21254-19I'm Gonna Return

V 10084   Oscar Peterson - Song To The Stars / Chanel

Oscar Peterson (piano, vocals) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Stan Levey (drums) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, July 31, 1957
21189-12Song To The Stars
21190-5Chanel

V 10085   Buddy Bregman - Golden Guitars / Carousel On Side Street

Buddy Bregman's Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, August 6, 1957
21238-1Golden Guitars
21240-6Carousel On Side Street

V 10086   Miss Sam Stanley - I'm Gonna Lock My Heart / A Hundred Years From Today

Sam Stanley (vocals) unidentified studio orchestra
1957
21321I'm Gonna Lock My Heart
21322A Hundred Years From Today

V 10087   Gil Bernal - Tab, Rory Rock And Rock / Take Me Back

Gil Bernal And The Seven Teens
1957
21327Tab, Rory Rock And Rock
21328Take Me Back

V 10088   The Bill Thompson Singers - Heat Wave / Rain On The Roof

The Bill Thompson Singers (vocal group)
Los Angeles, CA, September 5, 1956
20419-6Heat Wave
20420-3Rain On The Roof

V 10089   Bing Crosby - Heat Wave / September In The Rain

Pete Candoli, Harry Edison, Maynard Ferguson, Conrad Gozzo (trumpet) Milt Bernhardt, Joe Howard, Lloyd Ulyate (trombone) George Roberts (bass trombone) Bud Shank, Maurice Stein (alto saxophone) Bob Cooper, Ted Nash (tenor saxophone) Chuck Gentry (baritone saxophone) Paul Smith (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Bing Crosby (vocals) unidentified woodwinds and strings, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, June 12, 1956
20162-4Heat Wave
20163-3September In The Rain

V 10090   no information

V 10091   no information

V 10092   no information

V 10093   no information

V 10094   The Ink Spots - The Very Best Of Luck In The World / If I'd Only Known You Then

The Ink Spots (vocal quartet) Herman Flintall (arranger)
Los Angeles, CA, June 25, 1957
21100-6The Very Best Of Luck In The World
21102-5If I'd Only Known You Then

V 10095   Carole Bennett - Careless / He's Coming Home

Carole Bennett (vocals) George Williams Orchestra
1957
21398Careless
21399He's Coming Home

V 10096   Jeff Allen - Last Night / Don't Much-Care Much

Jeff Allen (vocals) Barney Kessel Orchestra, Jack Marshall Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, June 3, 1957
21002-4Last Night
21005-2Don't Much-Care Much

V 10097   The Wilder Brothers - Zig Zag / Walking Papers

The Wilder Brothers (vocal group) Barney Kessel Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, April 12, 1957
20845Zig Zag
20847Walking Papers

V 10098   Stan Wilson - Adieu Fulard, Adieu Madra / Cherry Tree Carol

Stan Wilson (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Jack Marshall (arranger) Barney Kessel (supervisor)
Los Angeles, CA, June 11, 1957
21011-1Adieu Fulard, Adieu Madra
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, June 13, 1957
21020-4Cherry Tree Carol

V 10099   Jean Wallace - The Touch Of Love / The Devil's Hairpin

Jean Wallace, Cornel Wilde (vocals) Barney Kessel (supervisor) and others
Los Angeles, CA, September 27, 1957
21513-9The Touch Of Love
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, September 30, 1957
21514-8The Devil's Hairpin

Verve 10100 series (7 inch 45 rpm)

V 10100   Randy Sparks - Song Of The Bolo / I Remember Her

Barney Kessel (guitar) Randy Sparks (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA, April 19, 1957
20911Song Of The Bolo
omit Kessel
1957
I Remember Her

V 10101   no information

V 10102   Woody Herman - My Heart Reminds Me / The One I Love

Georgie Auld (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Woody Herman (vocals) unidentified male vocal chorus
Los Angeles, CA, September 26, 1957
21509-7My Heart Reminds Me
21511-6The One I Love

V 10103   Linda Lawson - More Than Ever / Salty, Salty Is The Sea

Linda Lawson (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Henry Mancini (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, September 23, 1957
21484-4More Than Ever
21485-7Salty, Salty Is The Sea

V 10104   Johnny Hodges - I'm Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter / Night Walk

Ray Nance (trumpet) Lawrence Brown (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Harry Carney (baritone saxophone) Billy Strayhorn (piano) Jimmy Woode (bass) Sam Woodyard (drums)
NYC, January 11, 1956
2639I'm Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter
Cat Anderson, Willie Cook, Ray Nance, Clark Terry (trumpet) Quentin Jackson, John Sanders, Britt Woodman (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Johnny Hodges, Russell Procope (alto saxophone) Paul Gonsalves (tenor saxophone) Harry Carney (baritone saxophone) Billy Strayhorn (piano) Jimmy Woode (bass) Sam Woodyard (drums)
NYC, January 12, 1956
2643-3Night Walk

V 10105   Linda Leigh - What Good Does It To Me / I Cry

Linda Leigh (vocals) unidentified studio band, Jack Marshall (arranger, director) Barney Kessel (supervisor)
1957
21561-7What Good Does It To Me
21563-12I Cry

V 10106   Red Jenkins - I Never Had A Chance / Begin The Beguine

Red Jenkins
1957
I Never Had A Chance
Begin The Beguine

V 10107   Buddy Bregman - Derek's Blues / Wild Party

Pete Candoli, Maynard Ferguson, Conrad Gozzo, Ray Linn (trumpet) Milt Bernhardt, Frank Rosolino, Lloyd Ulyate (trombone) George Roberts (bass trombone) Herb Geller, Bud Shank (alto saxophone) Georgie Auld, Bob Cooper, Ben Webster (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone saxophone) Andre Previn (piano) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Buddy Bregman (arranger, director)
Los Angeles, CA, December 20, 1956
20488-5Derek's Blues
20495-3Wild Party

V 10108   no information

V 10109   Blossom Dearie - You For Me / The Middle Of Love

Blossom Dearie (piano, vocals) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, September 12, 1956
20277-1You For Me
same personnel
NYC, December 12 & 13, 1957
21402-2The Middle Of Love

V 10110   Teddy Wilson - Sayonara / Sands Of Time

Teddy Wilson (piano) Joe Lippman's Orchestra
NYC, October 7, 1957
21494Sayonara
21495Sands Of Time

V 10111   Ella Fitzgerald - What Will I Tell My Heart / Midnight Sun

Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Frank DeVol Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, October 15, 1957
21732-1What Will I Tell My Heart
21738-6Midnight Sun

V 10112   The Fraternity Brothers - Louella / Weeping Willow

The Fraternity Brothers (vocal group)
November 15, 1957
21842Louella
21843Weeping Willow

V 10113   Anna Magnani - Sca Pricciatiello / Aggio Perduto O Suonno

Anna Magnani (vocals) and others
1957
21890Sca Pricciatiello
21891Aggio Perduto O Suonno

V 10114   Carole Bennett - I Could Go On And On / Too Late To Cry

Carole Bennett (vocals) and others
NYC, December 6, 1957
21871-5I Could Go On And On
21873-3Too Late To Cry

V 10115   Danny Andrew - Bongo Boy / As Long As We're Together

Danny Andrew (vocals) and others
1957
21892Bongo Boy
21893As Long As We're Together

V 10116   Randy Sparks - Jamaica Fisherman / Walkin' The Low Road

Barney Kessel (guitar) Randy Sparks (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA, April 19, 1957
20910Jamaica Fisherman
omit Kessel
1957
21885-5Walkin' The Low Road

V 10117   Chuck And Gary - Teenie Weenie Jeanie / Can't Make Up My Mind

Chuck And Gary, and others
1958
21952-ATeenie Weenie Jeanie
21953-ACan't Make Up My Mind

V 10118   Rock Murphy - The Gay Evening / Git With It

Rock Murphy (vocals) and others
New Orleans, LA, January, 1957
21894-1The Gay Evening
21895-13Git With It

V 10119   Ted Randal - What Is A Disc Jockey / What Is A Hit

Ted Randal
1957
What Is A Disc Jockey
What Is A Hit

V 10120   Marlene Willis - Teenage Kisses / Star Light, Star Bright

Marlene Willis (vocals) and others
1957
21886-4Teenage Kisses
21888-6Star Light, Star Bright

V 10121   The Woodchoppers - Blue Flame / Caldonia

Georgie Auld (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Woody Herman (vocals) unidentified male vocal chorus
Los Angeles, CA, September 26, 1957
21510-6Blue Flame
21512-8Caldonia

V 10122   Plaz Adams - Rock 'N Roll Is Spreading / Just One More Kiss

Plaz Adams, and others
1958
21896-11Rock 'N Roll Is Spreading
21899-9Just One More Kiss

V 10123   Gerri Hall - Schoolboy / Let's Make A Little Love

Gerri Hall (vocals) and others
1958
21897-19Schoolboy
21898-11Let's Make A Little Love

V 10124   Linda Lawson - Somehow / Never Like This

Linda Lawson (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Henry Mancini (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, September 23, 1957
21483-4Somehow
21486Never Like This

V 10125   Bonnie Burns - Kinda Cute / Double Date

Bonnie Burns, and others
February 13, 1958
22038-8Kinda Cute
22041-4Double Date

V 10126   Jimmy Church - Corredo Rock / Bandstand Polka

Jimmy Church's Magicians, and others
1958
22090Corredo Rock
22091Bandstand Polka

V 10127   The Fraternity Brothers - Study Hall / Bulldozer

The Fraternity Brothers (vocal group)
1958
22092Study Hall
22093Bulldozer

V 10128   Ella Fitzgerald - Beale Street Blues / St. Louis Blues

Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Nelson Riddle (arranger, conductor)
1956?
Beale Street Blues
Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Frank DeVol Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, July 24, 1957
21170-2St. Louis Blues

V 10129   no information

V 10130   Ella Fitzgerald - Teach Me How To Cry / Swingin' Shepherd Blues

Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Paul Weston Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, March 19, 1958
22151-2Teach Me How To Cry
22152-3 | 63VK736Swingin' Shepherd Blues

V 10131   Stan Wilson - Marching To Pretoria / Lili Marlene

Stan Wilson (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Jack Marshall (arranger) Barney Kessel (supervisor)
Los Angeles, CA, June 13, 1957
21021-4Marching To Pretoria
21024-4Lili Marlene

V 10132   Carole Bennett - Warm Lips And Cold Kisses / Tears After Midnight

Carole Bennett (vocals) and others
NYC, December 6, 1957
21870-8Warm Lips And Cold Kisses
21872-5Tears After Midnight

V 10133   Randy Sparks - I'll Fall In Love In The Spring / Good Intentions

Randy Sparks (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA?, April 30, 1958
22238-8I'll Fall In Love In The Spring
22239-29Good Intentions

V 10134   Al Martino - Don't Forget Tonight Tomorrow / Whispering

Al Martino (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA?, October 4, 1957
21567-6Don't Forget Tonight Tomorrow
21568-6Whispering

V 10135   The Fraternity Brothers - The Beginning Of Love / Honest Love

The Fraternity Brothers: including Gil Fields (vocal group) unidentified orchestra
March 22, 1957
21158-1The Beginning Of Love
21159-9Honest Love

V 10136   Ella Fitzgerald - I Can't Give You Anything But Love / Airmail Special

Paul Smith (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
"Hollywood Bowl", Los Angeles, CA, August 15, 1956
I Can't Give You Anything But Love
Air Mail Special

V 10137   Rock Murphy - Scratchin', Part 1&2

Rock Murphy (vocals) and others
1958
21902-7Scratchin', Part 1
21903-3Scratchin', Part 2

V 10138   no information

V 10139   Sam Samson - Romani / Squeeze Me, Pretty Baby

Sam Samson, and others
Holland, 1958?
22240Romani
22241Squeeze Me, Pretty Baby

V 10140   Dale Warren - Baby Angel / The Image Of Me

Dale Warren, and others
circa 1958???
22242-1Baby Angel
22243-7The Image Of Me

V 10141   Randy Sparks - Down Thunder Road / The Hangman

Randy Sparks (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA?, May 20, 1958
22246-18Down Thunder Road
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA?, May 29, 1958
22254-3The Hangman

V 10142   Jack Lerole - Lion Killer / Kivela Jake

Jack Lerole And His Rhythm, and others
circa 1958???
22258Lion Killer
22259Kivela Jake

V 10143   Ella Fitzgerald - You Red Wagon / Travelin' Light

Lou Levy (piano) Dick Hyman (organ -1) Max Bennett (bass) Gus Johnson (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
NYC, July 1, 1958
1. 22290You Red Wagon
2. 22291Travelin' Light

V 10144   Sam Samson - Rockin' Celento / Crazy Rancho Rock

Sam Samson, and others
Holland, circa 1958???
22304Rockin' Celento
22305Crazy Rancho Rock

V 10145   Oscar Peterson - Bye Bye Blackbird / The Golden Striker

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Canada, November, 1957
22330-4 | 62VK201Bye Bye Blackbird
22331-2The Golden Striker

V 10146   Dalida - Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu / Le Jour Ou La Pluie Viendra

Dalida (vocals) and others
Paris, France, circa 1957
Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu
Le Jour Ou La Pluie Viendra

V 10147   Randy Sparks - King Cotton / Strange Are The Ways Of Love

Randy Sparks (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA?, May 20, 1958
22247-1King Cotton
same personnel
circa 1958???
22334Strange Are The Ways Of Love

V 10148   Ricky And Robie - The Brat (Guaglione) / Rockin' River

Ricky And Robie
1958
The Brat (Guaglione)
Rockin' River

V 10149   Ricky Vallo - Baby Face / Could I Love You More

Ricky Vallo
1958
Baby Face
Could I Love You More

V 10150   Ernie Heckscher - Chicago / Sophisticated Swing

Ernie Heckscher And His Orchestra
"Fairmont Hotel", San Francisco, CA, 1957
22401Chicago
22402Sophisticated Swing

V 10151   Blossom Dearie - It Amazes Me / Doop-Dee-De-Doop (Doodlin' Song)

Blossom Dearie (piano, vocals) Mundell Lowe (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, September 12 & 13, 1958
22457-4It Amazes Me
22465-6Doop-Dee-De-Doop (Doodlin' Song)

V 10152   Dalida - Guaglione / The Day The Rain Came

Dalida (vocals) and others
circa 1957 or 1958???
22332Guaglione
22333The Day The Rain Came

V 10153   Gary Crosby - Cheatin' On Me / Judy, Judy

Gary Crosby (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Bunny Botkin (arranger)
Los Angeles, CA?, September 5, 1958
22494-12Cheatin' On Me
22496-6Judy, Judy

V 10154   Louis Armstrong - Top Hat, White Tie And Tails / East Of The Sun (And West Of The Moon)

Louis Armstrong (trumpet, vocals) unidentified orchestra, Russ Garcia (director)
Los Angeles, CA, August 14, 1957
21276-6 | 22519Top Hat, White Tie And Tails
Louis Armstrong (trumpet, vocals) unknown (piano) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) unidentified orchestra, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
21288-2East Of The Sun (And West Of The Moon)

V 10155   Bill Ador - Perdido Cha Cha / Tea For Two

Bill Ador And His Orchestra
1958
22532Perdido Cha Cha
22533Tea For Two

V 10156   Randy Sparks - Ball And Chain / That Lucky Old Sun

Randy Sparks (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA?, November 8, 1958
22536-14Ball And Chain
22538-8That Lucky Old Sun

V 10157   The Fraternity Brothers - Morning, Moon And Night / The Letter

The Fraternity Brothers (vocal group)
Los Angeles, CA?, November 8, 1958
22539Morning, Moon And Night
22540The Letter

V 10158   Ella Fitzgerald - Oh What A Night For Love / Dreams Are Made For Children

Don Fagerquist, Al Porcino (trumpet) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone, tenor saxophone) Vince DeRosa (French horn) John Kitzmiller (tuba) Bud Shank (alto saxophone) Bill Holman (tenor saxophone) Med Flory (baritone saxophone) Lou Levy (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Marty Paich (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, November 23, 1958
22576-4Oh What A Night For Love
22580-1Dreams Are Made For Children

V 10159   no information

V 10160   Gene Krupa - Sing, Sing, Sing, Part 1&2

Eddie Wasserman (tenor saxophone, clarinet, flute) Ronnie Ball (piano) Jimmy Gannon (bass) Gene Krupa (drums)
Madison, WI, December 6, 1958
22595-8 | 63VK631Sing, Sing, Sing, Part 1
22596-11 | 63VK631Sing, Sing, Sing, Part 2

V 10161   Sam Alessi - Oho, Aha / Adorable Cha Cha

Sam Alessi, and others
1958
22611Oho, Aha
22612Adorable Cha Cha

V 10162   Gene Krupa - Petits Fleur / Big Noise From Winnetka

Eddie Wasserman (tenor saxophone, clarinet, flute) Ronnie Ball (piano) Jimmy Gannon (bass) Gene Krupa (drums)
"London House", Chicago, IL, January, 1959
22635-1Petits Fleur
22636-3 | 64VK327Big Noise From Winnetka

V 10163   Gary Crosby - Sentimental Journey / After The Lights Go Down Low

Gary Crosby (vocals) Marty Paich Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA?, October 15, 17 & 18, 1958
22602-11Sentimental Journey
22603-3After The Lights Go Down Low

V 10164   The Fraternity Brothers - Oo Be Doo Be Dow / Military Love Song

The Fraternity Brothers: including Gil Fields (vocal group) unidentified orchestra
March 22, 1957
21157Oo Be Doo Be Dow
The Fraternity Brothers (vocal group)
Los Angeles, CA, January 25, 1959
25006Military Love Song

V 10165   Sam Alessi - How About It, Baby / Let 'M Talk

Sam Alessi, and others
1958
22613How About It, Baby
22614Let 'M Talk

V 10166   Ella Fitzgerald - Teardrops From My Eyes / Little Jazz

Don Fagerquist, Al Porcino (trumpet) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone, tenor saxophone) Vince DeRosa (French horn) John Kitzmiller (tuba) Bud Shank (alto saxophone) Bill Holman (tenor saxophone) Med Flory (baritone saxophone) Lou Levy (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Marty Paich (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, November 22, 1958
22569-3Teardrops From My Eyes
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, November 23, 1958
22577-2 | 106648Little Jazz

V 10167   Randy Sparks - These Thousand Hills / I Never Had A Chance

Randy Sparks (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA, January 30, 1959
25009-6These Thousand Hills
25010I Never Had A Chance

V 10168   The Fraternity Brothers - A Blues Serenade / Nevertheless

The Fraternity Brothers (vocal group)
Los Angeles, CA, January 25, 1959
25007A Blues Serenade
25008Nevertheless

V 10169   Chuck Hix - Sandy / Sweet Sixteen

Chuck Hix
Los Angeles, CA, March 20, 1959
26268Sandy
26270Sweet Sixteen

V 10170   no information

V 10171   Ella Fitzgerald - Stairway To The Stars / I'm Thru With Love

Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Frank DeVol Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, July 24, 1957
21164-2Stairway To The Stars
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, March 25, 1959
22763-6I'm Thru With Love

V 10172   Dizzy Gillespie - Swing Low, Sweet Cadillac, Part 1&2 ???

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Junior Mance (piano) Les Spann (guitar, flute) Sam Jones (bass) Lex Humphries (drums) Carlos "Patato" Valdes (congas)
NYC, February 18, 1959
22718-1Swing Low, Sweet Cadillac

V 10173   no information

V 10174   Mel Torme - Frenesi / At The Crossroads

Mel Torme (vocals) Billy May Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, March 21, 1959
22757-7Frenesi
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, April 2, 1959
22793-2At The Crossroads

V 10175   Gary Crosby - The Happy Bachelor / This Little Girl Of Mine

Pete Candoli (trumpet) Gene Estes (vibraphone) Paul Smith (piano) Howard Roberts (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Larry Bunker or Bill Richmond (drums) Gary Crosby (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, April 10, 1959
26321-10The Happy Bachelor
26324-6This Little Girl Of Mine

V 10176   The Fraternity Brothers - Honey Bee / Carina

The Fraternity Brothers: including Gil Fields (vocal group) unidentified orchestra
April 24, 1957
21155-1Honey Bee
The Fraternity Brothers (vocal group)
1959
26299-2Carina

V 10177   Randy Sparks - Make Her Mine / Crackerjack Ring

Randy Sparks (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA, January 30, 1959
25011-3Make Her Mine
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA?, June 3, 1959
26387-9Crackerjack Ring

V 10178   Louis Bellson - Lulu's Back In Town / Drummer's Holiday

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Eddie Wasserman (tenor saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums) and others
NYC, January 26, 1958
22591-5Lulu's Back In Town
22593-1 | 62VK441Drummer's Holiday

V 10179   Anita O'Day - Get Out Of Town / Night And Day

Anita O'Day (vocals) Billy May Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, April 9, 1959
22801-2Get Out Of Town
22803-9Night And Day

V 10180   Ella Fitzgerald - But Not For Me (spiced master) / You Make Me Feel So Young

Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Nelson Riddle's Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, March 26, 1959
22772-10But Not For Me (spiced master)
Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Frank DeVol Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, July 11, 1959
26418-3You Make Me Feel So Young

V 10181   Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit / These Foolish Things

possibly Buck Clayton, Joe Guy (trumpet) Tommy Turk (trombone) Willie Smith (alto saxophone) possibly Coleman Hawkins, Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Milt Raskin (piano) possibly Irving Ashby (guitar) Red Callender (bass) David Coleman (drums) Billie Holiday (vocals)
"Embassy Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, April 22, 1946
Strange Fruit
Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Billie Holiday (vocals)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, March 26, 1952
769-3These Foolish Things

V 10182   Louis Armstrong - Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen / That Old Feeling

Louis Armstrong (trumpet, vocals) unknown (piano) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) unidentified orchestra, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, August 14, 1957
21282-3 | 63VK647Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen
Louis Armstrong (trumpet, vocals) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Chicago, IL, October 14, 1957
21717-4 | 63VK719That Old Feeling

V 10183   Mel Levin - Fight On For Old / Three Horned Flink

Mel Levin (vocals?) and others
Los Angeles, CA, September 3, 1959
22888-8Fight On For Old
22889-11Three Horned Flink

V 10184   Sylvie Mora - Summertime / Misirlou

Sylvie Mora (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA, August 24, 1959
22865-5Summertime
22867-7Misirlou

V 10185   Johnny Twig - Sax-O-Phun / Gina (Gooch)

Johnny Twig (vocals?)
Los Angeles, CA, September 2, 1959
22882-8Sax-O-Phun
22884-9Gina (Gooch)

V 10186   Ella Fitzgerald - The Christmas Song / The Secret Of Christmas

Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, September 3, 1959
22895-4The Christmas Song
22896-4The Secret Of Christmas

V 10187   Johnny White - Christmas Seal Song / Christmas Seal Boogie

Johnny White (vocals?) and others
Los Angeles, CA, September 3, 1959
22890-4Christmas Seal Song
22891-4Christmas Seal Boogie

V 10188   The Dispoto Sisters - Whistlin' Walk To Mistletoe / Willy Claus

The Dispoto Sisters (vocal group) and others
Los Angeles, CA, September 12, 1959
22902Willy Claus
22903Whistlin' Walk To Mistletoe

V 10189   Ella Fitzgerald - Like Young / Beat Me Daddy, Eight To The Bar

Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Marty Paich (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, September 3, 1959
22892-6Like Young
Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
22894-4Beat Me Daddy, Eight To The Bar

V 10190   Chuck Hix - Is You Is / Ballad Of A Bad Man

Chuck Hix
Los Angeles, CA, March 20, 1959
26267Is You Is
26269Ballad Of A Bad Man

V 10191   Randy Sparks - Birmingham Train / A Girl Like You

Randy Sparks (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA?, September 21, 1959
22907-8Birmingham Train
22908-6A Girl Like You

V 10192   Oscar Peterson - On The Street Where You Live / I Could Have Danced All Night

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Gene Gammage (drums)
Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL, November 20 & 21, 1958
22541-10 | 64VK200On The Street Where You Live
22543-9 | 64VK202I Could Have Danced All Night

V 10193   Ernie Heckscher - Mack The Knife / Limehouse Blues

Ernie Heckscher And His Orchestra
circa summer 1959
26500Limehouse Blues
same personnel
1959
Mack The Knife

V 10194   Nelson Riddle - Ambulatory Suite: March Of The Swiss Soldiers / Ambulatory Suite: Promenade (Waling The Dog)

Nelson Riddle And His Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA?, August 20, 1959
26492-10Ambulatory Suite: March Of The Swiss Soldiers
26493-8Ambulatory Suite: Promenade (Waling The Dog)

V 10195   The Fraternity Brothers - Moonlight And Roses / Darling, Darling (Dearest Darling)

The Fraternity Brothers (vocal group) and others
Los Angeles, CA?, November 29, 1959
23000-3Moonlight And Roses
23001-8Darling, Darling (Dearest Darling)

V 10196   Randy Sparks

Randy Sparks (vocals) and others
circa 1959???
unknown title
-

V 10197   Sylvie Mora - One More For My Baby (And One More For The Road) / Taboo

Sylvie Mora (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA, August 24, 1959
22864-4One More For My Baby (And One More For The Road)
22866-3Taboo

V 10198   The Ink Spots - Secret Love / A Little Bird Told Me

The Ink Spots (vocal quartet) and others
Los Angeles, CA, August 20, 1959
22860-6Secret Love
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, August 31, 1959
22880-8A Little Bird Told Me

V 10199   Louis Bellson - Drum Foolery / Satin Doll

John Audino, Guido Bassio, Ralph Clark, Fred Thompson (trumpet) Nick DiMaio, Earl Swope (trombone) Juan Tizol (valve trombone) Joe DeAngeli (French horn) Aaron Sachs (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Herb Geller, Oliver Nelson (alto saxophone) George Nicholas (tenor saxophone) George Perry (baritone saxophone) Jack Arnold (vibraphone) Ed Diamond (piano) Lawrence Lucie or Tony Rizzi (guitar) Charles Parham (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July 20, 1959
26458-1Drum Foolery
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, August 10, 1959
26460-2Satin Doll