Verve Records Catalog: JATP, Down Home series

Verve JATP series (12 inch LP)

MG VOL.1   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 1

Al Killan, Howard McGhee (trumpet) Charlie Parker, Willie Smith (alto sax) Lester Young (tenor sax) Arnold Ross (piano) Billy Hadnott (bass) Lee Young (drums)
"Philharmonic Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, January 28, 1946
245 | 264Lady Be Good, Part 1
246 | 265Lady Be Good, Part 2
800 | 270After You've Gone, Part 1
801 | 271After You've Gone, Part 2
Buck Clayton (trumpet) Trummy Young (trombone) Willie Smith (alto sax) Coleman Hawkins, Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Kenny Kersey (piano) Benny Fonville (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
live in Los Angeles, CA, October 7, 1946
105Bell Boy Blues, Part 1
106Bell Boy Blues, Part 2
1941 | 116How High The Moon, Part 1
1942 | 117How High The Moon, Part 2
1943 | 118How High The Moon, Part 3
1944 | 119How High The Moon, Part 4
** reissue of Mercury MGC 608 entitled "How High The Moon".

MG VOL.2   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 2

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Al Killian (trumpet -3,4) Willie Smith (alto sax) Charlie Parker (alto sax -3,4) Charlie Ventura, Lester Young (tenor sax) Mel Powell (piano) Billy Hadnott (bass) Lee Young (drums)
"Philharmonic Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, January 28, 1946
1. 411 | 266Crazy Rhythm, Part 1
2. 412 | 267Crazy Rhythm, Part 2
3. 413 | 268Sweet Georgia Brown, Part 1
4. 414 | 269Sweet Georgia Brown, Part 2
Al Killan, Howard McGhee (trumpet) Charlie Parker, Willie Smith (alto sax) Lester Young (tenor sax) Arnold Ross (piano) Billy Hadnott (bass) Lee Young (drums)
241 | 260Blues For Norman, Part 1
242 | 261Blues For Norman, Part 2
243 | 262I Can't Get Started, Part 1
244 | 263I Can't Get Started, Part 2

MG VOL.3   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 3

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Illinois Jacquet, Jac McVea (tenor sax) Nat King Cole (piano) Les Paul (guitar) Johnny Miller (bass) Lee Young (drums)
"Philharmonic Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, July 2, 1944
458V22 | 248Lester Leaps In, Part 1
459V23 | 249Lester Leaps In, Part 2
460V24 | 250Lester Leaps In, Part 3
455V17 | 251Blues, Part 1
456V18 | 252Blues, Part 2
457V19 | 253Blues, Part 3
D725 | 254Body And Soul, Part 1
D726 | 255Body And Soul, Part 2
D727 | 256Body And Soul, Part 3
D728 | 257Body And Soul, Part 4
Shorty Sherock (trumpet) Illinois Jacquet, Jac McVea (tenor sax) Nat King Cole (piano) Les Paul (guitar) Red Callender, Johnny Miller (bass) Lee Young (drums)
D720B | 258Rosetta, Part 1
D721B | 259Rosetta, Part 2
J.J. Johnson (trombone) Illinois Jacquet, Jac McVea (tenor sax) Nat King Cole (piano) Les Paul (guitar) Red Callender, Johnny Miller (bass) Lee Young (drums)
JP5 | 115Bugle Call Rag

MG VOL.4   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 4

Buck Clayton (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Willie Smith (alto sax -5/7) Coleman Hawkins, Lester Young (tenor sax) Kenny Kersey (piano) Irving Ashby (guitar -5/7) Billy Hadnott (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
"Embassy Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, April 22, 1946
1. 1929 | 101JATP Blues, Part 1
2. 1930 | 102JATP Blues, Part 2
3. 1931 | 103JATP Blues, Part 3
4. 1932 | 104JATP Blues, Part 4
5. 625I Got Rhythm, Part 1
6. 626I Got Rhythm, Part 2
7. 627I Got Rhythm, Part 3
8. 1933 | 133Slow Drag, Part 1
9. 1934 | 134Slow Drag, Part 2
10. 628I Surrender, Dear, Part 1
11. 629I Surrender, Dear, Part 2
12. 630I Surrender, Dear, Part 3

MG VOL.5   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 5

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Illinois Jacquet, Jac McVea (tenor sax) Nat King Cole (piano) Les Paul (guitar) Johnny Miller (bass) Lee Young (drums)
"Philharmonic Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, July 2, 1944
JP1 | 1935 | 123Tea For Two, Part 1
JP2 | 1936 | 124Tea For Two, Part 2
JP3 | 1937 | 125Tea For Two, Part 3
JP4 | 1938 | 126Tea For Two, Part 4
Shorty Sherock (trumpet) Illinois Jacquet, Jac McVea (tenor sax) Nat King Cole (piano) Les Paul (guitar) Red Callender, Johnny Miller (bass) Lee Young (drums)
JP6 | 1939 | 120I've Found A New Baby, Part 1
JP7 | 1940 | 121I've Found A New Baby, Part 2
JP8 | 122I've Found A New Baby, Part 3
Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Willie Smith (alto sax) Charlie Ventura, Lester Young (tenor sax) Mel Powell (piano) Billy Hadnott (bass) Lee Young (drums)
"Philharmonic Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, January 28, 1946
309The Man I Love, Part 1
310The Man I Love, Part 2
311The Man I Love, Part 3
312The Man I Love, Part 4
313The Man I Love, Part 5
314The Man I Love, Part 6
Howard McGhee (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Hank Jones (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 27, 1947
2453/2456 | 200/203Endido

MG VOL.6   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 6

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Hank Jones (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Jo Jones (drums): same session
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 27, 1947
1884/1886 | 186/188Perdido, Part 1
1887/1889 | 189/191Perdido, Part 2
2447/2449 | 192/194Mordido, Part 1
2450/2452 | 195/197Mordido, Part 2
198/199I Surrender, Dear

MG VOL.7   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 7

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Tommy Turk (trombone) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Flip Phillips, Lester Young (tenor sax) Hank Jones (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 18, 1949
382The Opener, Part 1
383The Opener, Part 2
384The Opener, Part 3
385 | 62VK228Lester Leaps In, Part 1
386 | 62VK229Lester Leaps In, Part 2
387Lester Leaps In, Part 3
388Embraceable You, Part 1
389Embraceable You, Part 2
390Embraceable You, Part 3
391The Closer, Part 1
392The Closer, Part 2
393The Closer, Part 3

MG VOL.8   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 8

Roy Eldridge, Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Benny Carter (alto sax) Flip Phillips, Lester Young (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 13, 1952
Jam Session Blues
The Trumpet Battle
Ballad Medley
Perdido
Cottontail
Willie Smith (alto sax) Hank Jones (piano) Gene Krupa (drums)
Idaho
Sophisticated Lady
Flying Home
Drum Boogie
Gene Krupa, Buddy Rich (drums)
The Drum Battle
Oscar Peterson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Sweet Georgia Brown
Cheek To Cheek
C Jam Blues
62VK202/203Tenderly, Part 1&2
Seven Come Eleven
** reissue of Mercury MG VOL.15 entitled "Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 15".

MG VOL.9   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 9

Roy Eldridge, Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Benny Carter, Willie Smith (alto sax) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster, Lester Young (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 19, 1953
Cool Blues
Ballad Medley
The Challenges
The Drum Battle
One O'Clock Jump
Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Ben Webster (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Gene Krupa (drums)
The Blues
Roy Eldridge, Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Benny Carter, Willie Smith (alto sax) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster, Lester Young (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard, Gene Krupa (drums)
Flying Home
Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Lollobrigida
Pompton Turnpike
Swinging On A Star
Love For Sale
Swinging Till The Girls Come Home
Lester Young (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
Lester's Blues
I Cover The Waterfront
Lester Gambols
Benny Carter (alto sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Gene Krupa (drums)
Indiana
Somebody Loves Me
Laura
Stompin' At The Savoy
Roy Eldridge, Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Benny Carter, Willie Smith (alto sax) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano, organ) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Gene Krupa (drums)
live at concert, late September, 1953
Concert Blues
** reissue of Clef MG VOL.16 entitled "Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 16".

MG VOL.10   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 10

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Flip Phillips, Ben Webster (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
"Bushnell Memorial Auditorium", Hartford, CT, September 17, 1954
Jazz Concert Blues
The Challenges
The Ballad Medley
Drum Solo
Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Lionel Hampton (vibes) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
How High The Moon
Body And Soul
Flying Home
Raymond Tunia (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
The Man That Got Away
Hernando's Hideaway
Later
A Foggy Day
Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
I'll Remember April
Autumn Leaves
Now's The Time
Air Mail Special
Avalon
It's Only A Paper Moon
Easy Living
Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Nuages
Love For Sale
Come To The Mardi Gras
Should I
** reissue of Clef MG VOL.17 entitled "Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 17".

MG VOL.11   Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 11

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips, Lester Young (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
"Opera House", Chicago, IL, October 2, 1955
The Blues
The Modern Set
The Swing Set
The Ballad Medley
Buddy Rich's Explosion
Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
Anything Goes
Baby, Baby All The Time
Budo
Easy Does It
Sunday
Eddie Shu (trumpet, tenor sax, clarinet) Bobby Scott (piano) Whitey Mitchell (bass) Gene Krupa (drums)
By The Sleepy Lagoon
Sing, Sing, Sing
Drum Boogie
** reissue of Clef MG VOL.18 entitled "Jazz At The Philharmonic, Vol. 18".

Down Home 1000 series (12 inch LP)

MGV 1001   Bob Scobey's Band With Clancy Hayes

Bob Scobey, Frank Snow (trumpet) Jack Buck, Jack Sudmeier, Will Sudmeier (trombone) Bill Napier (clarinet) Leon Radcliff (clarinet, bass clarinet) Jesse Crump (piano) Clancy Hayes (banjo, vocals) Hal McCormick (bass) Bob Short (tuba) Earl Watkins (drums)
Oakland, CA, March 13-16, 1956
70000Ten To One
70001In New Orleans
The Crave
Lazy River
Dardanella
Stars Fell On Alabama
Summertime
When The One You Love Is Gone
Canadian Capers
Stardust
Swingin' Doors
Blues In The Night
** reissue of Down Home MGD 1.

MGV 1002   Joe Sullivan - Mr. Piano Man

Joe Sullivan (piano)
Los Angeles, CA, August 29, 1955
2468-1Save It, Pretty Mama
2469-1Go Back Where You Stayed Last Night
2470-2I've Found A New Baby
2471-3In The Middle Of A Kiss
2472-1Just Strollin'
2473-1Black And Blue
2474-1Ain't Misbehavin' (I'm Savin' My Love For You)
2475-1Bush Above Powell
2476-2Frolicking Fido
2477-1Keepin' Out Of Mischief Now
** reissue of Down Home MGD 2.

MGV 1003   Clancy Hayes Sings/Lu Watters And His Jazz Band

Bob Helm (clarinet) Wally Rose (piano) Clancy Hayes (banjo, vocals) Dick Lammi (bass, tuba) Lu Watters (washboard)
San Francisco, CA, spring 1949
DH21Auntie Skinner's Chicken Dinners
DH22Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out
DH23Sailing Down Chesapeake Bay
DH24Silver Dollar
DH26Alabamy Bound
DH27Ragtime Rufus
Lu Watters (trumpet) Don Noakes (trombone) Bob Helm (clarinet) Wally Rose (piano) Pat Patton (banjo) Clancy Hayes (banjo, vocals) Dick Lammi (bass, tuba) Bill Dart (drums)
"Hambone Kelly's", El Cerrito, CA, January 31, 1950
DH5Roll, Jordan, Roll
DH8(I Wish I Was In) Peoria
same personnel
"Hambone Kelly's", El Cerrito, CA, early 1950
St. James Infirmary
same personnel
"Hambone Kelly's", El Cerrito, CA, February 7, 1950
DH9Frankie And Johnny
DH11Alcoholic Blues
DH12My Little Bimbo
** reissue of Down Home MGD 3.

MGV 1004   The Ragtime Piano Of Ralph Sutton - Backroom Piano

Ralph Sutton (piano)
San Francisco, CA, November, 1949
DH13The Villain
DH14Cataract Rag
DH16Chromatic
DH17Frog Legs Rag
DH19The Cascades
DH20Grace And Beauty
same session
Cannonball Blues
Down Home Rag
Harlem Drag
Black Bottom Stomp
Shoe Shine Boy
Jelly Roll Blues
Christopher Columbus
Hindustan
** reissue of Down Home MGD 4.

MGV 1005   Lu Watters And His Yerba Buena Jazz Band

Lu Watters (trumpet) Don Noakes (trombone) Bob Helm (clarinet) Wally Rose (piano) Pat Patton (banjo) Clancy Hayes (banjo, vocals) Dick Lammi (bass, tuba) Bill Dart (drums)
"Hambone Kelly's", El Cerrito, CA, January 15, 1950
330-2Sage Hen Strut
331-1Skid-Da-De-Dat
333-1Antigua Blues
336-1When The Saints Go Marching In
337Emperor Norton's Hunch
340Copenhagen
Lu Watters (trumpet) Warren Smith (trombone) Bob Helm (clarinet) Wally Rose (piano) Pat Patton (banjo) Clancy Hayes (banjo, vocals) Dick Lammi (bass, tuba) Bill Dart (drums)
"Hambone Kelly's", El Cerrito, CA, 1950
420Doctor Jazz
421Irish Black Bottom
422Beale Street Blues
423Shake That Thing
424Tin Roof Blues
425Blues My Naughty Sweetie Gave To Me
426Royal Garden Blues
427Sweet Georgia Brown
** reissue of Down Home MGD 5.

MGV 1006   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Cat House Piano

Meade "Lux" Lewis (piano) Red Callender (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 16, 1955
2168-1Dragon Blues
2169-1The Pittsburgh Flyer
2170-1Jabouti
2171-1Torpedo Juice
2172-1629 Boogie
2173-1San Francisco Shuffle
2174-1Meade's Mambo
2175-1Joe Prein's Boogie
** originally intended as Down Home MGD 6.

MGV 1007   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Out Of The Roaring 20's

Meade "Lux" Lewis (piano) Louis Bellson (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, June 28, 1954
1854-1Spooney Sam
1855-1Mama's Bounce
1856-3Shooboody
1857-1Hangover Boogie
1858-1Yancey's Last Ride
1859-1Bush Street Boogie
** reissue of Down Home MGD 7.

MGV 1008   Lu Watters/Santo Pecora - Dixieland Jamboree

Lu Watters (trumpet) Don Noakes (trombone) Bob Helm (clarinet) Wally Rose (piano) Pat Patton (banjo) Clancy Hayes (banjo, vocals) Dick Lammi (bass, tuba) Bill Dart (drums)
"Hambone Kelly's", El Cerrito, CA, December 7, 1949
DH1Doin' The Hambone
DH3Bees Knees
DH4Aunt Hagar's Blues
same personnel
"Hambone Kelly's", El Cerrito, CA, January 31, 1950
DH6High Society
DH7Down Home Rag
same personnel
"Hambone Kelly's", El Cerrito, CA, early 1950
Maple Leaf Rag
Ostrich Walk
Chanticleer
same personnel
"Hambone Kelly's", El Cerrito, CA, February 7, 1950
DH10Muskrat Ramble
George Girard (trumpet) Santo Pecora (trombone) Pete Fountain (clarinet) Armand Hug (piano) John Sinac (bass) Santo Pecora (drums)
New Orleans, LA, June, 1950
416-2Listen
417-4March Of The Mardi Gras
418-2My Lou'siana
419-2Mahogany Hall Stomp
George Girard (trumpet) Santo Pecora (trombone) Pete Fountain (clarinet) Fred Laudeman (piano) Lou Massenter (bass) Eddie Grady (drums)
New Orleans, LA, 1950
356-1Canal Street Romp
357-2Basin Street Blues
358-212th Street Rag
359-3Rose Of The Rio Grande

MGV 1009   Bob Scobey/Lizzie Miles - Music From Bourbon Street

Bob Scobey (trumpet) Jack Buck (trombone) Bill Napier (clarinet) Ralph Sutton (piano) Clancy Hayes (banjo, guitar) Bob Short (bass, tuba) Fred Higuera (drums) Lizzie Miles (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, 1956
On Revival Day
Make Me A Pallet On The Floor
Jimtown Blues
Wild Man Blues
Baby, Won't You Please Come Home
Deep Henderson
Ain't Misbehavin'
Squeeze Me
Frog-I-More Rag
When You're Smilin'
Down And Out Blues
Tiger Rag

MGV 1010   Roy Eldridge - Swing Goes Dixie

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Benny Morton (trombone) Eddie Barefield (clarinet) Dick Wellstood (piano) Walter Page (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, June 2, 1956
2815-2Royal Garden Blues
2816-1That's A Plenty
2817-1Tin Roof Blues
2818-3Jazz Me Blues
2819-4Ja-Da
2820-1Struttin' With Some Barbecue
2821-1Black And Blue
2822-4Bugle Call Rag
** also issued on ARS G 420.

MGV 1011   The San Francisco Jazz Of Bob Scobey

Bob Scobey (trumpet) Jack Buck (trombone) Bill Napier (clarinet) Jesse Crump (piano) Clancy Hayes (banjo, guitar, vocals) Hal McCormick (bass) Fred Higuera (drums)
Oakland, CA, April 18, 1956
Muskrat Ramble
Trouble In Mind
Copenhagen
Royal Garden Blues
Somebody Stole My Gal
Lover Come Back To Me
My Gal Sal
Five Foot Two, Eyes Of Blue
Stumbling
Ain't She Sweet
Milenberg Joys
Getting My Boots

MGV 1012   Al Hirt - Swinging Dixie From Dan's Pier 600

Al Hirt (trumpet) Bob Havens (trombone) Pete Fountain (clarinet, tenor sax) Roy Zimmerman (piano) Bob Coquille (bass) Paul Edwards (drums)
New Orleans, LA, 1957
The Original Dixieland One-Step
Tin Roof Blues
Royal Garden Blues
Panama
Blue (And Broken Hearted)
Wolverine Blues
Washington And Lee Swing
I'm Goin' Home
Jazz Me Blues
Night And Day
South Rampart Street Parade
Sugar
** also issued on Verve MGV 1028 entitled "Blockbustin' Dixie".

MGV 1013   Turk Murphy - Music For Lovers

Don Kinch (trumpet) Turk Murphy (trombone, vocals) Bill Napier (clarinet) Pete Clute (piano) Dick Lammi (banjo) Harry Witczek (bass) Thad Vandon (drums)
Chicago, IL, April 22, 1957
20871-9Coal Cart Blues
20872-3West Texas Blues
20873-5Duff Campbell's Revenge
20874-3Social Polecat
20875-3Runnin' Wild
20876-2Gettysburg March
20877-4Chimes Blues
20878-3The Yama Yama Man
20879-1Wolverine Blues
20881-6I Had Someone Else Before I Had You
20882-2Just A Cousin Of Mine

MGV 1014   Kid Ory - Song Of The Wanderer

Marty Marsala (trumpet, vocals) Kid Ory (trombone, vocals) Darnell Howard (clarinet) Cedric Haywood (piano) Frank Haggerty (guitar) Charles Oden (bass) Earl Watkins (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 25, 1957
21345-4Tailgate Ramble
21347-5Mahogany Hall Stomp
21348-1Baby, Won't You Please Come Home
21349-3Toot, Toot, Tootsie (Goodbye)
21351-7Tiger Rag
21352-2The Sheik Of Araby
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, August 26, 1957
21353-2St. Louis Blues
Marty Marsala (trumpet) Kid Ory (trombone) Darnell Howard (clarinet) Cedric Haywood (piano) Frank Haggerty (guitar) Charles Oden (bass) Earl Watkins (drums)
San Francisco, CA, October 27, 1957
21781-1Song Of The Wanderer
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6011.

MGV 1015   Turk Murphy At Easy Street

Larry Conger (trumpet) Turk Murphy (trombone) Bob Helm (clarinet, alto sax) Pete Clute (piano) Dick Lammi (banjo) Al Conger (bass) Thad Vandon (drums)
San Francisco, CA, March 13 & 14, 1958
22107-6Fidgety Feet
22108-5Easy Street
22109-3Dippermouth Blues
22110-3Take Me To The Land Of Jazz
22111-2Sugar Foot Strut
22112-1Melancholy
22113-2San
22114-4Square Face
22115-3Down In Honky Tonk Town
22116-3Georgia Bo Bo
22117-3The Yellow Dog Blues

MGV 1016   Kid Ory - The Kid From New Orleans

Marty Marsala (trumpet) Kid Ory (trombone) Darnell Howard (clarinet) Cedric Haywood (piano) Frank Haggerty (guitar) Charles Oden (bass) Earl Watkins (drums)
San Francisco, CA, October 27, 1957
21778-1Put On Your Old Grey Bonnet
21779-4Somebody Stole My Gal
21780-3Snag It Blues
21782-2Runnin' Wild
21789-1Black And Blue
21790-1Ole Miss
21791-1Swanee River

MGV 1017   Kid Ory Plays W.C. Handy

Teddy Buckner (trumpet) Kid Ory (trombone, vocals) Caughey Roberts (clarinet) Cedric Haywood (piano) Frank Haggerty (guitar) Charles Oden (bass) Jesse Sailes (drums)
San Francisco, CA, March 31 & April 1, 1959
22778-1Friendless Blues
22779-1Way Down South
22780-2Joe Turner Blues
22781-1Aunt Hagar's Blues
22782-3Harlem Blues
22783-4St. Louis Blues
22784-3Yellow Dog Blues
22785-1Atlanta Blues
22786-1Loveless Love
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6061.

MGV 1018   Henry "Red" Allen Meets Kid Ory

Henry "Red" Allen (trumpet) Kid Ory (trombone, vocals) Bob McCracken (clarinet) Cedric Haywood (piano) Frank Haggerty (guitar) Charles Oden or Morty Corb (bass) Alton Redd (drums, vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, July 19, 1959
26419-1Tishomingo Blues
26420-1(I Wish I Was In) Peoria
26421-2Sister Kate (Keep Off Katie's Head)
26424-2In The Mood
26429-1Ain't Misbehavin'
26431-1Honeysuckle Rose
26432-2Blues For Jimmy Noone
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6076.

MGV 1019   George Lewis - Blues From The Bayou

Andrew "Andy" Anderson (trumpet, vocals) Bob Mielke (trombone) George Lewis (clarinet) Joe Robichaux (piano) Alcide "Slow Drag" Pavageau (bass) Joe Watkins (drums, vocals)
Chicago, IL, October 7, 1959
22918-2Memphis Blues
22919-1There's Yes, Yes In Your Eyes
22920-2Panama
22921-1Beale Street Blues
22922-3Louisiana
22923-1Salty Dog
22924-2Second Line
22925-5Milenberg Joys
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6113.

MGV 1020   Red Allen/Kid Ory - We've Got Rhythm

Henry "Red" Allen (trumpet) Kid Ory (trombone, vocals) Bob McCracken (clarinet) Cedric Haywood (piano) Frank Haggerty (guitar) Charles Oden or Morty Corb (bass) Alton Redd (drums, vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, July 19, 1959
26422-2Christopher Columbus
26423-2Some Of These Days
26425-1Lazy River
26426-3Come Back Sweet Papa
26427-1San
26428-1Tuxedo Junction
26430-1I Got Rhythm
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6121.

MGV 1021   George Lewis - Doctor Jazz

Andrew "Andy" Anderson (trumpet, vocals) Bob Mielke (trombone) George Lewis (clarinet) Joe Robichaux (piano) Alcide "Slow Drag" Pavageau (bass) Joe Watkins (drums, vocals)
Chicago, IL, October 8, 1959
22926-2Oh Mary, Don't You Weep
22928-2Doctor Jazz
22929-22:19 Blues
22930-8Bugle Boy March
22931-2Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall
22932-1Royal Telephone
22933-1Chant Of The Tuxedos
22934-4The Old Spinning Wheel
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6122.

MGV 1022   Dance With Kid Ory Or Just Listen

Marty Marsala (trumpet, vocals) Kid Ory (trombone, vocals) Darnell Howard (clarinet) Cedric Haywood (piano) Frank Haggerty (guitar) Charles Oden (bass) Earl Watkins (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 25, 1957
21346-1Am I Blue
21350-3Ja-Da
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, August 26, 1957
21354-4Fidgety Feet
21357-1Hindustan
21358-112th Street Rag
21359Dinah
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6125.

MGV 1023   Kid Ory - The Original Jazz

Marty Marsala (trumpet) Kid Ory (trombone) Darnell Howard (clarinet) Cedric Haywood (piano) Frank Haggerty (guitar) Charles Oden (bass) Earl Watkins (drums)
San Francisco, CA, October 27, 1957
21783-7The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
21784-1Sweet Lorraine
21785-1Ida
21786-1Down By The Riverside
21787-2Spanish Crawl
21788-2Baby Face
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6126.

MGV 1024   George Lewis - A Hot Time In The Old Town Tonight

Andrew "Andy" Anderson (trumpet, vocals) Waldren Joseph (trombone) George Lewis (clarinet) Joe Robichaux (piano) Alcide "Slow Drag" Pavageau (bass) Joe Watkins (drums)
Chicago, IL, October 4, 1960
26808Ole Miss Blues
26809Waiting For The Robert E. Lee
26810Everybody Loves My Baby
26811Wabash Blues
26812Indiana
26813The Old Rugged Cross
26814Winin' Boy
26815You Tell Me Your Dream
26816A Hot Time In The Old Town Tonight
26817'Til We Meet Again

MGV 1025   Red Allen Plays King Oliver

Henry "Red" Allen (trumpet, vocals) Herb Fleming (trombone) Buster Bailey (clarinet) Bob Hammer (piano -1/4,6,9,10) Sammy Price (piano -5,7,8,11) Milt Hinton (bass) Sol Hall (drums)
NYC, November 21, 1960
1. 26855Canal Street Blues
2. 26856Ballin' The Jack
3. 26857Someday Sweetheart
4. 26858Dixie Medley: Dixie / Marching Trough Georgia / Battle Hymn Of The Republic / Bourbon Street Parade
5. 26859How Hong, How Long Blues
6. 26860Just A Closer Walk With Thee
7. 26861Bill Bailey
8. 26862Snowy Morning Blues
9. 26864Fidgety Feet
10. 26865Yellow Dog Blues
11. 26866All Of Me

MGV 1026   Kid Ory - Dixieland Marching Songs

Teddy Buckner (trumpet) Kid Ory (trombone) Bob McCracken (clarinet) Lionel Reason (piano) Frank Haggerty (guitar) Morty Corb (bass) Jesse Sailes (drums)
December 21 & 22, 1960
23414-4Jambalaya
23415-1Ting-A-Ling
23416-3Do What Ory Say
23417-2Waling With The King
23418-4Gettysburg March
23419-4Bye And Bye
23420-4Battle Hymn Of The Republic
23421-1Tipperary
23422-2Over The Waves
23423-3Paddle Wheel
23424-5Lassus Trombone
23425-5Nobody's Sweetheart
23426-2San

MGV 1027   George Lewis' Dixieland Band

Andrew "Andy" Anderson (trumpet, vocals) Waldren Joseph (trombone) George Lewis (clarinet) Joe Robichaux (piano) Alcide "Slow Drag" Pavageau (bass) Joe Watkins (drums)
Chicago, IL, October 4, 1960
26818Lonesome Road
26819Bye Bye Blackbird
26820Yellow Dog Blues
26821That's My Weakness Now
26822Goodnight Irene
26823Frankie And Johnny
26824Listen To The Mocking Bird
26825Shine On Harvest Moon
26826Tiger Rag
26827Trouble In Mind

MGV 1028   Al Hirt - Blockbustin' Dixie

Al Hirt (trumpet) Bob Havens (trombone) Pete Fountain (clarinet, tenor sax) Roy Zimmerman (piano) Bob Coquille (bass) Paul Edwards (drums)
New Orleans, LA, 1957
The Original Dixieland One-Step
Tin Roof Blues
Royal Garden Blues
Panama
Blue (And Broken Hearted)
Wolverine Blues
Washington And Lee Swing
I'm Goin' Home
Jazz Me Blues
Night And Day
South Rampart Street Parade
Sugar
** reissue of Verve MGV 1012 entitled "Swinging Dixie From Dan's Pier 600".

MGV 1029   no information

MGV 1030   Kid Ory Sings French Traditional Songs (not released)

Teddy Buckner (trumpet) Kid Ory (trombone) Bob McCracken (clarinet) Lionel Reason (piano) Frank Haggerty (guitar) Morty Corb (bass) Jesse Sailes (drums)
December 21 & 22, 1960
23427-2Madame Pe'son
23428-1Creole Bobo
23429-7Blanche Touquatoux
23430-3Sur Le Pont D'Avignon (vocal version)
23431-5Sur Le Pont D'Avignon (instrumental version)
23432-3Au Clair De La Lune
23433-3Il Etait Une Bergere
23434-4Malbrought S'en Va-T-En Guerre
23435-1L'alouette
23436-4Frere Jacques
23437-4Le Roi Dagobert
23438-2Aupres De Ma Blonde

Down Home releases (12 inch LP)

MGD 1   Bob Scobey's Band With Clancy Hayes

Bob Scobey, Frank Snow (trumpet) Jack Buck, Jack Sudmeier, Will Sudmeier (trombone) Bill Napier (clarinet) Leon Radcliff (clarinet, bass clarinet) Jesse Crump (piano) Clancy Hayes (banjo, vocals) Hal McCormick (bass) Bob Short (tuba) Earl Watkins (drums)
Oakland, CA, March 13-16, 1956
70000Ten To One
70001In New Orleans
The Crave
Lazy River
Dardanella
Stars Fell On Alabama
Summertime
When The One You Love Is Gone
Canadian Capers
Stardust
Swingin' Doors
Blues In The Night
** also issued on Verve MGV 1001.

MGD 2   Joe Sullivan - Mr. Piano Man

Joe Sullivan (piano)
Los Angeles, CA, August 29, 1955
2468-1Save It, Pretty Mama
2469-1Go Back Where You Stayed Last Night
2470-2I've Found A New Baby
2471-3In The Middle Of A Kiss
2472-1Just Strollin'
2473-1Black And Blue
2474-1Ain't Misbehavin' (I'm Savin' My Love For You)
2475-1Bush Above Powell
2476-2Frolicking Fido
2477-1Keepin' Out Of Mischief Now
** also issued on Verve MGV 1002.

MGD 3   Clancy Hayes Sings/Lu Watters And His Jazz Band

Bob Helm (clarinet) Wally Rose (piano) Clancy Hayes (banjo, vocals) Dick Lammi (bass, tuba) Lu Watters (washboard)
San Francisco, CA, spring 1949
DH21Auntie Skinner's Chicken Dinners
DH22Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out
DH23Sailing Down Chesapeake Bay
DH24Silver Dollar
DH26Alabamy Bound
DH27Ragtime Rufus
Lu Watters (trumpet) Don Noakes (trombone) Bob Helm (clarinet) Wally Rose (piano) Pat Patton (banjo) Clancy Hayes (banjo, vocals) Dick Lammi (bass, tuba) Bill Dart (drums)
"Hambone Kelly's", El Cerrito, CA, January 31, 1950
DH5Roll, Jordan, Roll
DH8(I Wish I Was In) Peoria
same personnel
"Hambone Kelly's", El Cerrito, CA, early 1950
St. James Infirmary
same personnel
"Hambone Kelly's", El Cerrito, CA, February 7, 1950
DH9Frankie And Johnny
DH11Alcoholic Blues
DH12My Little Bimbo
** also issued on Verve MGV 1003.

MGD 4   The Ragtime Piano Of Ralph Sutton - Backroom Piano

Ralph Sutton (piano)
San Francisco, CA, November, 1949
DH13The Villain
DH14Cataract Rag
DH16Chromatic
DH17Frog Legs Rag
DH19The Cascades
DH20Grace And Beauty
same session
Cannonball Blues
Down Home Rag
Harlem Drag
Black Bottom Stomp
Shoe Shine Boy
Jelly Roll Blues
Christopher Columbus
Hindustan
** also issued on Verve MGV 1004.

MGD 5   Lu Watters And His Yerba Buena Jazz Band

Lu Watters (trumpet) Don Noakes (trombone) Bob Helm (clarinet) Wally Rose (piano) Pat Patton (banjo) Clancy Hayes (banjo, vocals) Dick Lammi (bass, tuba) Bill Dart (drums)
"Hambone Kelly's", El Cerrito, CA, January 15, 1950
330-2Sage Hen Strut
331-1Skid-Da-De-Dat
333-1Antigua Blues
336-1When The Saints Go Marching In
337Emperor Norton's Hunch
340Copenhagen
Lu Watters (trumpet) Warren Smith (trombone) Bob Helm (clarinet) Wally Rose (piano) Pat Patton (banjo) Clancy Hayes (banjo, vocals) Dick Lammi (bass, tuba) Bill Dart (drums)
"Hambone Kelly's", El Cerrito, CA, 1950
420Doctor Jazz
421Irish Black Bottom
422Beale Street Blues
423Shake That Thing
424Tin Roof Blues
425Blues My Naughty Sweetie Gave To Me
426Royal Garden Blues
427Sweet Georgia Brown
** also issued on Verve MGV 1005.

MGD 6   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Cat House Piano (not released?)

Meade "Lux" Lewis (piano) Red Callender (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 16, 1955
2168-1Dragon Blues
2169-1The Pittsburgh Flyer
2170-1Jabouti
2171-1Torpedo Juice
2172-1629 Boogie
2173-1San Francisco Shuffle
2174-1Meade's Mambo
2175-1Joe Prein's Boogie
** transfered to Verve MGV 1006.

MGD 7   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Out Of The Roaring 20's

Meade "Lux" Lewis (piano) Louis Bellson (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, June 28, 1954
1854-1Spooney Sam
1855-1Mama's Bounce
1856-3Shooboody
1857-1Hangover Boogie
1858-1Yancey's Last Ride
1859-1Bush Street Boogie
** also issued on Clef MGC 632 entitled "Meade "Lux" Lewis And Louie Bellson Play Boogie Woogie Piano And Drums". Verve MGV 1007.