Verve Records Catalog: Popular 2100 series

Verve Popular 2100 series (12 inch LP)

MGV 2100   Tony Travis/Russ Garcia - Come Swing With Me

Tony Travis (vocals) Russ Garcia Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA?, February 5, 11 & 15, 1958
21980-9Jeepers Creepers
21981-9I Get A Kick Out Of You
21982-2BI Won't Dance
21983-2They Can't Take That Away From Me
21984-6Lonesome Road
21985-7Taking A Chance On Love
21986-8Anything Goes
21987-15What Is This Thing Called Love
21988-11You're Getting To Be A Habit With Me
21989-7I Wish I Were In Love Again
21990-11How About You
21991-3Just One Of Those Things

MGV 2101   Dory Langdon - Leprechauns Are Upon Me

Dory Langdon (vocals) and others
February 20 & 21 & March 6, 1958
22066-9Warm Winter Day
22067-6Can't We Be Friends
22068-4Leprechauns Are Upon Me
22069-6Let Me Show You Off
22070-7No
22071-6My Heart Is A Hunter
22072-7Sea Shell
22073-15Carefree Love
22074-10Lonely Girl In London
22075-12Gooney Bird
22076-16Just For Now
22077-9Many Sides
same personnel
March 6, 1958
22106-2Forget Me

MGV 2102   Josephine Premice - In Paris

Josephine Premice (vocals) Joe Lippman Orchestra
NYC, February 4 & 11, 1958
21906-3C'eait Hier
21907-6Quand J'y Pense
21908-10Melancolie
21909-11La Valse Des Lilas
21910-4Joue Pour Moi
21911-5La Jeunesse
21912-5Que Reste-T-Il De Nos Amours
21913-5Sa Moitie
21914-7On Ne Sait Jamais
21915-11Quand Je Monte Chez Toi
21916-5Trois Fois Merci
21917-4Un Ange Comme Ca, C'est Du Tonnerre

MGV 2103   Randy Sparks

Randy Sparks (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA?, May 20, 1958
22245-9Rainy Night
22246-18Down Thunder Road
22247-1King Cotton
22248-9South Coast
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA?, May 28, 1958
22249-8For A While (Just For A Little While)
22250-2Greensleeves
22251-9I Let Her Go
22252-3Ev'rytime We Say Goodbye
22253-4Catfish Mole
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA?, May 29, 1958
22254-3The Hangman
22255-11Little Girl Blue
22256-1Streets Of Laredo

MGV 2104   Chaino - Jungle Mating Rhythms

Chaino (bongos, congas, percussion, maracas)
circa 1958???
22306Jungle Mating Call
22307Voodoo Love
22308Voodoo Trinidad
22309Lost Canyon
22310Love Chant Of The Mau Mau
22311Seduction Of The Virgin
22312Watusi
22313Rico Tico De Dongo
22314Mad Bongos
22315Voodoo Chant
22316Ora-Ora-A
22317Jungle Crazy-Maze Bongo

MGV 2105   Mel Torme/Marty Paich - Torme

Frank Rosolino (trombone) Marty Paich (piano, arranger) Mel Torme (vocals) unidentified strings, and others
Los Angeles, CA, June 26, 1958
22260-4Blues In The Night
22261-2Gloomy Sunday
22262-2 | 64VK324That Old Feeling
22263-10I Don't Want To Cry Anymore
22264-4The House Is Haunted By The Echo Of Your Last Goodbye
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, June 27, 1958
22265-3Where Can I Go Without You
22266-3I Should Care
22267-3How Did She Look
22268-3Body And Soul
22269-3'Round Midnight
22270-4I'm Gonna Laugh You Out Of My Life
22271-6Nobody's Heart
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6015.

MGV 2106   Bobby Scott Sings The Best Of Lerner And Loewe

Bobby Scott (piano, vocals) Teddy Kotick (bass) Al Levitt (drums)
NYC, June 30, 1958
22275On The Street Where You Live
22276Almost Like Being In Love
22277I've Grown Accustomed To Her Face
22278Show Me
22279Another Autumn
22280I Talk To The Trees
22281Wandering Star
22282Carino Mio
22283There But For You Go I
22284A Toujours
22285Come To Me, Bend To Me
22286I Still See Elisa
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6030.

MGV 2107   Don, Dick 'N Jimmy - Songs For The Heart

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
20133-6That's The Way I Feel
20134-9My Tormented Heart
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, July 31, 1956
20198-5Two Voices In The Dark
20199-18By The Fountains Of Rome
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
20704-5My Faith, My Hope, My Love
20705-8A Man's Gotta Do (What He Don't Wanna Sometimes)
Don, Dick 'N Jimmy (vocal trio) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, May 30, 1957
20997-6Paradise
20998-10It Could Happen To You
20999-5Stars Fell On Alabama
21000-5Solitude
21001-6Your Friend

MGV 2108   Buddy DeFranco - I Hear Benny Goodman And Artie Shaw

Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Georgie Auld (tenor sax) Victor Feldman (vibes) Carl Perkins (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, October 30, 1957
21809-9The Sheik Of Araby
21810-2Flying Home
21811-4Soft Winds
Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Georgie Auld (tenor sax) Larry Bunker (vibes) Carl Perkins (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Bob Neel (drums)
21816-2Oh, Lady Be Good
Ray Linn (trumpet) Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Paul Smith (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Milt Holland (drums)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, October 31, 1957
21819-3Cross Your Heart
Ray Linn (trumpet) Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Paul Smith (piano) Howard Roberts (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Milt Holland (drums)
21821-2Medley: Dancing In The Dark / Moonglow / Time On My Hands
21822-11Indian Love Call
** originally intended as Verve MGV 8279.
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6032.

MGV 2109   Blossom Dearie Sings Comden And Green

Blossom Dearie (piano, vocals) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, April 8 & 9, 1959
26336Lucky To Be Me
26337Just In Time
26338Some Other Time
26339Dance Only With Me
26340I Like Myself
26341It's Love
26342The Party's Over
26343How Will He Know
26345Hold Me, Hold Me, Hold Me
26346Lonely Town
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6050.

MGV 2110   Mitzi Gaynor/Pete King - Mitzi

Mitzi Gaynor (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Pete King (arranger)
Los Angeles, CA?, September 9, 10 & 22, 1958
22436-5The Nearness Of You
22437-5Nobody Else But Me
22439-2That Old Feeling
22440-2When Your Lover Has Gone
22444-3Lazy
22445-5The Thrill Is Gone
22446-8Do What You Do
22447A-3Please Do It Again
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA?, October 8, 1958
22500-6Rain
22501-2I Won't Dance
22502-5I Only Have Eyes For You
22503-6Cheek To Cheek
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6014.

MGV 2111   Blossom Dearie - Once Upon A Summertime

Blossom Dearie (piano, vocals) Mundell Lowe (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, September 12 & 13, 1958
22455-2Tea For Two
22456-4Moonlight Saving Time
22457-4It Amazes Me
22458-5If I Were A Bell
22459-2The Surrey With The Fringe On Top
22460-9We're Together
22461-6 | 62VK605Teach Me Tonight
22462-4Down With Love
22463-3Manhattan
22464-7 | 62VK604Once Upon A Summertime
22465-6Doop-Dee-De-Doop (Doodlin' Song)
22466-5Love Is Here To Stay
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6020.

MGV 2112   Gary Crosby - Belts The Blues

Gary Crosby (vocals) Marty Paich Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA?, October 15, 17 & 18, 1958
22599-17Blues In The Night
22600-5Mood Indigo
22601-10Night Train
22602-11Sentimental Journey
22603-3After The Lights Go Down Low
22604-4Breeze (Blow My Baby Back To Me)
22605What's Your Story, Morning Glory
22606-13I Miss You So
22607-3In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning
22608-7I'm Gonna Move To The Outskirts Of Town
22609-5St. Louis Blues
22610-8Baltimore Oriole
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6018.

MGV 2113   Anita O'Day At Mr. Kelly's

Joe Masters (piano) Larry Woods (bass) John Poole (drums) Anita O'Day (vocals)
"Mister Kelly's Restaurant, London House", Chicago, IL, April 27, 1958
22226But Not For Me
22227I Have A Reason For Living
22228My Love For You
22229Varsity Drag
22230It Never Entered My Mind
22231Tea For Two
22232Everytime I'm With You
22233The Song Is You
22234Have You Met Miss Jones
22235The Wildest Gal In Town
22236Star Eyes
22237Loneliness Is A Well
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6043.

MGV 2114   Fred Astaire - Easy To Dance With

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano, celeste) Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Fred Astaire (vocals, tap dance)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, December, 1952
1007-12I Used To Be Color Blind
1012-4New Sun In The Sky
1015-5The Way You Look Tonight
1024-3You're Easy To Dance With
1025-7I'm Building Up To An Awful Letdown
1029-15So Near And Yet So Far
1032-1I Concentrate On You
Fred Astaire (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Buddy Bregman (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, March 30, 1956
20127-5Sweet Sorrow
20128-5Hello Baby
20129-7There's No Time Like The Present
20130-6Just Like Taking Candy From A Baby
Fred Astaire (vocals) Buddy Bregman's Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, March 27, 1957
20789-3That Face

MGV 2115   Mitzi Gaynor Sings The Lyrics Of Ira Gershwin

Mitzi Gaynor (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Russ Garcia (conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, February 21, 1959
26252Here's What I'm Here For
26253My Ship
26254Isn't It A Pity
26255Spring Again
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, February 24, 1959
26256Treat Me Rough
26257Soon
26258That Certain Feeling
26259I Can't Get Started
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, February 27, 1959
26260Gotta Have Me Go With You
26261There's A Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon For New York
26262Island In The West Indies
26263Half Of It Dearie Blues
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6049.

MGV 2116   The Fraternity Brothers - Passion Flower

The Fraternity Brothers: including Gil Fields (vocal group) unidentified orchestra
March 22, 1957
21157Oo Be Doo Be Dow
21158-1The Beginning Of Love
same personnel
April 24, 1957
21156-1A Nobody Like Me
same personnel
June 24, 1957
21154-5Passion Flower
The Fraternity Brothers (vocal group)
November 15, 1957
21842Louella
21843Weeping Willow
same personnel
Netherlands, 1958
22615-20When
same personnel
1958
22092Study Hall
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, January 25, 1959
25006Military Love Song
25007A Blues Serenade
25008Nevertheless
same personnel
1959
26299-2Carina

MGV 2117   Mel Torme/Billy May - Ole Torme!

Mel Torme (vocals) Billy May Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, March 21, 1959
22754-4Voya Con Dios
22755-4Six Lessons From Madam La Zonga
22756-3Nina
22757-7Frenesi
22758-5 | 64VK319South Of The Border
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, April 2, 1959
22791-4 | 64VK320Perfidia
22792-7The Rhumba Jumps
22793-2At The Crossroads
22794-3Cuban Love Song
22795-5Rosita
22796-4Adios
22797Baia
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6058.

MGV 2118   Anita O'Day - Swings Cole Porter

Anita O'Day (vocals) Billy May Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, April 2, 1959
22786A-2Just One Of Those Things
22787-4Love For Sale
22788-4All Of You
22789-7Easy To Love
22790-2You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, April 9, 1959
22798-6I Got A Kick Out Of You
22799-4I Love You
22800-2I've Got You Under My Skin
22801-2Get Out Of Town
22802-2What Is This Thing Called Love
22803-9Night And Day
22804-4It's Delovely
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6059.

MGV 2119   Oscar Peterson Plays "My Fair Lady"

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Gene Gammage (drums)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, November 20 & 21, 1958
22541-10 | 64VK200On The Street Where You Live
22542-37 | 64VK201Get Me To The Church On Time
22543-9 | 64VK202I Could Have Danced All Night
22544-7 | 64VK203I've Grown Accustomed To Her Face
22545-3 | 64VK204Wouldn't It Be Loverly
22546-6 | 64VK205Show Me
22547-10 | 64VK206The Rain In Spain
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6060, V/V6 8581.

MGV 2120   Mel Torme With The Meltones - Back In Town

Jack Sheldon (trumpet) Art Pepper (alto, tenor sax) Victor Feldman (vibes) Marty Paich (piano, organ, celeste, arranger) 5 unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Mel Torme (vocals) The Mel-Tones: Ginny O'Connor, Bernie Parke, Sue Allen, Tom Kenny (chorus) unidentified orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, April 23, 28 & 29, 1959
26374-11Makin' Whoopee!
26375-4What Is This Thing Called Love
26376-20Baubles, Bangles And Beads
26377-4It Happened In Monterey
26378-7I've Never Been In Love Before
26379-6Truckin'
26380-5Hit The Road To Dreamland
26381-8Li'l Darlin'
26382-6A Bunch Of The Blues: Don't Dream Of Anybody But Me / Keester Parade / TNT / Tiny's Blues
26383-5Some Like It Hot
26384-7A Smooth One
26385-13I Hadn't Anyone Till You
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6063.

MGV 2121   Gary Crosby - The Happy Bachelor

Pete Candoli (trumpet) Gene Estes (vibes) Paul Smith (piano) Howard Roberts (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Larry Bunker or Bill Richmond (drums) Gary Crosby (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, April 8, 1959
26313-9I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm
26314-10Manana
26315-9I'll Never Be Free
26316-6Old Buttermilk Sky
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, April 9, 1959
26317-5You Won't Be Satisfied Until You Break My Heart
26318-4Side By Side
26319-6Undecided
26320-7I'm Beginning To See The Light
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, April 10, 1959
26321-10The Happy Bachelor
26322-4Glow Worm
26323-7Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall
26324-6This Little Girl Of Mine
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6067.

MGV 2122   Stan Wilson - At The Ash Grove

Stan Wilson (guitar, vocals) and others
"The Ash Grove", Los Angeles, CA, June, 1959
26389Wayfaring Stranger
26390Kitch
26391Shenandoah
26392When The World Was Young
26393When You Are Old And Grey
26394Black Angel
26395John Anderson My Jo
26396What Are The Little Boys Made Of
26397The Ash Grove
26398What'cha Gonna Do
26399Chaque Un (Choucoune)
26400Black Is The Color Of My True Love's Hair
26400-ARain It Raineth Every Day
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6075.

MGV 2123   Louis Bellson - The Brilliant Bellson Sound

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 sax) Herb Geller, Oliver Nelson (alto sax) George Nicholas (tenor sax) George Perry (baritone sax) Jack Arnold (vibes) Ed Diamond (piano) Lawrence Lucie or Tony Rizzi (guitar) Charles Parham (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July 20, 1959
26455-4The Hawk Talks
26456-9Don't Be That Way
26457-3Blast Off
26458-1Drum Foolery
26459-5It's Music Time
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, August 10, 1959
26460-2Satin Doll
26461-4Summer Night
26462-6It Don't Mean A Thing
26463-2Speak Low
26464-4(You Are My) Lucky Star
26465-1So Long Blues
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6093.

MGV 2124   The Ink Spots Favorites

The Ink Spots (vocal quartet) and others
Los Angeles, CA, August 20, 1959
22859-4Millions Of People
22860-6Secret Love
22861-6How Long Is A Moment
22862-1Let Me Be Your Love
22863-8Some Other Spring
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, August 26, 1959
22871-3It Might As Well Be Spring
22873-5Goody Goody
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, August 31, 1959
22877-3We'll Meet Again
22878-1You Can't Tell A Book By Its Cover
22879-5Honey
22880-8A Little Bird Told Me
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6096.

MGV 2125   Blossom Dearie - My Gentleman Friend

Bobby Jaspar (flute, tenor sax) Blossom Dearie (piano, vocals) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, May 21 & 22, 1959
26482It's Too Good To Talk About Now
26483Little Jazz Bird
26484You've Got Something I Want
26485My Gentleman Friend
26486Chez Moi
26487Boum
26488L'eTang
26490Hello Love
26491Someone To Watch Over Me
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6112.

MGV 2126   Randy Sparks - Walkin' The Low Road

Randy Sparks (vocals) and others
1957
21885-5Walkin' The Low Road
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA?, April 30, 1958
22238-8I'll Fall In Love In The Spring
22239-29Good Intentions
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA?, November 8, 1958
22538-8That Lucky Old Sun
same personnel
circa 1958???
22334Strange Are The Ways Of Love
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, January 30, 1959
25009-6These Thousand Hills
25011-3Make Her Mine
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA?, June 3, 1959
26386-11Venus
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA?, September 21, 1959
22907-8Birmingham Train
same personnel
1959
26297-14The Diary
26298-3Donna

MGV 2127   Johnny Twig - Happy Music

Johnny Twig (vocals?) unidentified orchestra (-7/12)
Los Angeles, CA, September 2, 1959
1. 22882-8Sax-O-Phun
2. 22883-6Jack And Jill
3. 22884-9Gina (Gooch)
4. 22885-4Scatterbrain
5. 22886-4Saxema
6. 22887Saxanella
7. 22945Lassus Trombone
8. 22946Doo Whack-A-Doo
9. 22947Happy Blues
10. 22948Twig
11. 22949Ballin' The Jack
12. 22950Narcissus
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6129.

MGV 2128   Paul Smith - The Sound Of Music

Paul Smith (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Morty Corb (bass) Irv Cottler (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 8, 1960
23030-6Edelweiss
23031-8My Favorite Things
23032-5An Ordinary Couple
23033-7Maria
23034-7The Sound Of Music
23035-4No Way To Stop It
23036-2So Long, Farewell
23037-4Climb Every Mountain
23038-6How Can Love Survive
23039-2De-Re-Mi
23040-1The Lonely Goat Herd
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6128.

MGV 2129   Earl Humphreys - I Remember You

Earl Humphreys (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA, December 16, 17 & 18, 1959
23018-12If I Should Lose You
23019-18I Hadn't Anyone Till You
23020-14What's New
23021-5I Remember You
23022-10Too Late Now
23023-8It's Easy To Remember
23024-5Time After Time
23025-6Midnight Sun
23026-7A Handful Of Stars
23027-10When I Go, I Go All The Way
23028-9Mam'selle
23029-5All The Things You Are
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6136.

MGV 2130   Paul Smith - The Big Men

Paul Smith (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 8 & 9, 1959
26515The Big Men
26516'S Wonderful
26517Suze Blooze
26518Tea For Two
26519Cheek To Cheek
26520Yesterdays
26521Theme For Theresa
26522It Never Entered My Mind
26523The Big Bad Wolf
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6135.

MGV 2131   Louis Bellson - Swings Jule Styne

Frank Beach, Don Fagerquist, Bob Fowler, Melvin Moore (trumpet) Nick DiMaio, Dick Noel (trombone) George Roberts (bass trombone) Juan Tizol (valve trombone) Mahlon Clark, Bill Green (alto sax) Buddy Collette (tenor sax, flute) Chuck Gentry (baritone sax) Jeff Clarkson (piano) Tony Rizzi (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Louis Bellson, Milt Holland (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 1, 1960
23059-6Just In Time
23060-4Sunday
23061-1As Long As There Is Music
23062-8I've Heard That Song Before
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, February 2, 1960
23063-2I'll Walk Alone
23064-5Everything's Coming Up Roses
23065The Things We Did Last Summer
23066-9Let It Snow! Let It Snow!
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, February 3, 1960
23067-5Time After Time
23068-5Three Coins In The Fountain
23069-4Bye Bye Baby
23070-5My Little Yellow Dress
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6138.

MGV 2132   Mel Torme Swings Shubert Alley With The Marty Paich Dek-Tette

Al Porcino, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Vince DeRosa (French horn) Red Callender (tuba) Art Pepper (alto sax) Bill Perkins (tenor sax) Bill Hood (baritone sax) Marty Paich (piano, arranger) Joe Mondragon (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Mel Torme (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, January 21, 1960
23045-9 | 64VK325Too Close For Comfort
23046Once In Love With Amy
23047Whatever Lola Wants
23048Hello, Young Lovers
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, February 4, 1960
23071-9Too Darn Hot
23072-5A Sleepin' Bee
23073-8All I Need Is A Girl
23074-5Lonely Town
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, February 11, 1960
23085-19The Surrey With The Fringe On Top
23086-15 | 64VK326On The Street Where You Live
23087-5 | 64VK321Just In Time
23088-4Old Devil Moon
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6146.

MGV 2133   Blossom Dearie - Broadway Song Hits

Blossom Dearie (piano, vocals) unidentified orchestra, Russ Garcia (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, February 19, 1960
23098-5Guys And Dolls
23099-7The Gentleman Is A Dope
23100-3Napoleon
23101-6Rhode Island Is Famous For You
23102-5I'm Always True To You In My Fashion
23103-5Love Is The Reason
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, February 22, 1960
23104-8To Keep My Love Alive
23105-9Too Good For The Average Man
23106-7Life Upon The Wicked Stage
23107-6Confession
23108-4The Physician
23109-5Buckle Down
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6139.

MGV 2134   Terry Gibbs - Swing Is Here!

Johnny Audino, Conte Candoli, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Bob Enevoldsen, Bobby Pring, Frank Rosolino or Tommy Shepard (trombone) Charlie Kennedy, Joe Maini (alto sax) Med Flory, Bill Perkins (tenor sax) Jack Schwartz (baritone sax) Terry Gibbs (vibes) Lou Levy (piano) Buddy Clark (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 23, 1960
23110-5Evil Eyes
23111-7Moonglow
23112-4Back Bay Shuffle
23113-6The Fat Man
23114-7The Song Is You
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, February 24, 1960
23121-4Dancing In The Dark
23122-6Bright Eyes
23123-2It Might As Well Be Spring
23124-5Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise
23125-5My Reverie
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6140.

MGV 2135   Like Frank Marocco

Frank Marocco (accordion) Victor Feldman (vibes) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Lloyd Lunham (bass) Milt Holland (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 19, 1960
23041Tiny's Blues
23042Take The "A" Train
23043Frank's Tune
23044It Could Happen To You
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, February 23, 1960
23115Like Likely (as Lunham Bridges)
23117Umbrella Moon
23118Fascinatin' Rhythm
23119Anything Goes
23120Southern Fried
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6141.

MGV 2136   Terry Gibbs - Music From Cole Porter's Can-Can

Terry Gibbs (vibes) Frank Strazzeri (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Al McKibbon (bass) Frank Capp (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 10, 1960
23142-8You Do Something To Me
23143-4I Love Paris
23144-7Can Can
23145-7Come Along With Me
23146-12It's All Right With Me
23147-2Montmartre
23148-6C'est Magnifique
23149-3Let's Do It
23150-6Just One Of Those Things
23151-6Live And Let Live
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6145.

MGV 2137   The Gregg Smith Singers - Music For Antiphonal Choirs

The Gregg Smith Singers (vocal group)
Los Angeles, CA, March 13, 1960
23152Echo Song
23153Ich Bring Mein Bruder Ein Guten
23154La Deploration De Johann Ockegh
23155Beherzizung
23156Evening
23157Lenten Is Come
23158O Magnum Mysterium
23159Hodie Christus Natus Est
23160Heilig
23161Howl Ye
23162Meditabor
23163Nun Ist Das Heil Und Die Kraft
** also issued on Verve MGVS 6151.

MGV 2138   Songs By Elsa Lanchester - Cockney London (not released)

Elsa Lanchester (vocals) Ray Henderson
Los Angeles, CA, February 16, 17, 18, 25 & 26, 1960
Introduction / Your Baby
23126Our Threepenny Hop
23127When Summer Comes Again
23128And Her Golden Hair Was Hanging Down Her Back
23129He Didn't Oughter
23130Put My Little Shoes Away
23131Burlington Burtie From Bow
23132He Danced The Fandango All Over The Place
23133At My Time Of Life
23134When I Come To This House
23135Ta-Ra-Ra-Boom-De-Ay
23136Mrs. Dyer, The Baby Farmer
23137Knocked 'Em In The Old Kent Road
23138Won't You Buy My Sweet Blooming Lavender
23139The Fire Ship
** transfered to Verve MGV 15015.

MGV 2139   Stan Wilson

Stan Wilson (guitar, vocals) and others
circa 1954
26620Wanderin'
26621Frankie And Johnny
26622Venezuela
26623John Henry
26624Tongue Tied Boy
26625Barbara Allen
26626King Edward The 8th
26627Foggy Foggy Dew
26628Uncle Rubin
26629High Barbaree
26630Bing Crosby
26631High Noon
** reissue of Cavalier CAV 6002 entitled "Wanterin' With Stan Wilson".

MGV 2140   Leisure Time With Stan Wilson

Stan Wilson (guitar, vocals) and others: same session
circa 1954
26632St. James Infirmary
26633Waltzing Matilda
26634Ugly Women
26635The Bridge
26636Woman With The Rollin' Pin
26637Lord Randal
26638Evil Hearted Man
26639Young Girls
26640The Golden Vanity
26641Donkey City
26642Baltimore Oriole
26643Greensleeves
** reissue of Cavalier CAV 6003.

MGV 2141   Anita O'Day/Billy May - Swing Rodgers And Hart

Anita O'Day (vocals) Billy May Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, June 6, 1960
23243-4I'm Falling In Love With Love
23244-12Johnny One Note
23245-5Lover
23246-3Have You Met Miss Jones
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, June 7, 1960
23247-4Little Girl Blue
23248-5Spring Is Here
23249-5It Never Entered My Mind
23250-6Bewitched
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, June 8, 1960
23251-5I've Got Five Dollars
23252-5To Keep My Love Alive
23253-2Ten Cents A Dance
23254-3I Cold Write A Book

MGV 2142   Mary Kaye - Up Front!

Mary Kaye (piano, vocals) and others
1960
26761I'm Sitting On Top Of The World
26762Everything's Coming Up Roses
26764Sing Me An Old Hawaiian Song
26767When My Sugar Walks Down The Street
26768And The Angels Sing
26769I Loves You, Porgy
26771Night
26772Where Or When
26843Heartaches
26844Baby, It's Cold Outside
26845Kiss Me Again
26846My Yiddische Momme
26847The End Of A Love Affair

MGV 2143   The Randy Sparks Three

Jimmy Bond (bass) Jackie Sparks, Paul Sykes (unknown instruments) Randy Sparks (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, June 16, 1960
23262-9On Sally Brown
23263-13Annie
23265-16A Pocketful Of Blues
23266-20Hi Jolly
Al Hendrickson (guitar) Jimmy Bond (bass) Randy Sparks (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, July 5 & 6, 1960
23280-12That Cute Little Window
23282-19One More Time
23283-6Julianne
23284-12Out Behind The Barn
23285-7A Rovin' Gambler
23286-13Eh Wim-Oh-Eh
23288-18The Mill Pond
Randy Sparks (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA, August 17, 1960
23342-11Three Jolly Coachmen

MGV 2144   Mel Torme/Russ Garcia - Swingin' On The Moon

Mel Torme (vocals) Russ Garcia's Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, August 3, 1960
23294-6 | 64VK323Moonlight In Vermont
23295-5Moon Song
23296-7Moonlight Cocktail
23297-7Velvet Moon
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, August 4, 1960
23298-5No Moon At All
23299-5The Moon Was Yellow
23300-4Don't Let The Moon Get Away
23301Swingin' On The Moon
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, August 5, 1960
23302-2 | 64VK322Blue Moon
23303-3How High The Moon
23304-4Oh, You Crazy Moon
23305-4I Wished On The Moon
23306-6A Velvet Affair

MGV 2145   Anita O'Day - Waiter, Make Mine Blues

Harry Betts, Frank Rosolino, Kenny Shroyer, Dicky Wells (trombone) Bud Shank (flute) Geoff Clarkson (piano) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Al McKibbon (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Anita O'Day (vocals) Russ Garcia (director)
Los Angeles, CA, August 1, 1960
23290-4Yesterdays
23291-5Mad About The Boy
23292-4That Old Feeling
23293-6Waiter, Make Mine Blues
Bud Shank (alto sax) Barney Kessel or Howard Roberts (guitar) Anita O'Day (vocals) unidentified orchestra, including strings, Russ Garcia (arranger, director) and others
Los Angeles, CA, October 4, 1960
23344-4When Sunny Gets Blue
23345-6Angel Eyes
23346-4Whatever Happened To You
23347-4A Blues Serenade
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, October 7, 1960
23348-9The Thrill Is Gone
23349-7Detour Ahead
23350Goodbye
23351-7Stella By Starlight

MGV 2146   Mel Torme/Margaret Whiting - Broadway Right Now!

Mel Torme, Margaret Whiting (vocals) Russ Garcia Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, November 9, 1960
23361-7All You Need Is A Quarter
23362-6Waldcat-Tall Hopes
23363-10Hey Look Me Over
23364-4Do-Re-Me / Fireworks
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, November 10, 1960
23365-8If I Ever Would Leave You
23366(Camelot) I Loved You Once In Silence
23367(Irma La Douce) Our Language Of Love
23368Far Away From Home (Angelina)
23369Cry Like The Wind
23370Make Someone Happy
23371From A Prison Cell
23372What's New At The Zoo

MGV 2147   Frances Faye In Frenzy

Frances Faye (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA?, December 12, 1960
23385-9Miserlou
23386-3South Of The Border
23387-6Temptation
23388-3Heat Wave
Frances Faye (vocals) Russ Garcia Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, December 14 & 15, 1960
23406-16Shortenin' Bread
23407-4Toreador
23408-6I Cried For You
23409-3Out Of This World
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, December 16, 1960
23410-14Frenesi
23411-2Besame Mucho
23412-2Perfidia
23413-3Quizas, Quizas, Quizas

MGV 2148   Paul Smith - Latin Keyboards And Percussion

Paul Smith (piano) Bobby Gibbons (guitar) Tony Reyes (bass) Irv Cottler (drums) Milt Holland, Mike Pacheco (percussion)
Los Angeles, CA, December 5, 1960
23373-5Let There Be Love
23374-11A Felicidade
23375-8Rhymes
23376-12If I Forget You
23377-9Falling In Love With Love
23378-6Tup De Tup
Paul Smith (piano) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Tony Reyes (bass) Irv Cottler (drums) Milt Holland, Mike Pacheco (percussion)
Los Angeles, CA, December 6, 1960
23379-9Dancing On The Ceiling
23380-8Nobody Else But Me
23381-11The Breeze And I
23382-8Via Coches
23383-11The Boy Next Door
23384-14O Apito No Samba

MGV 2149   Horacio Salgan/Ubaldo De Lio - Buenos Aires At 3 A.M.

Horacio Salgan (piano) Ubaldo De Lio (guitar)
Argentina, May 28 & 29, 1959
26704Orgullo Criollo
26705Tango De L'eco
26706Augustin Bardi
26707Boedo
26708Uba A Fuego Lento
26709Taquito Militar
26710Buenos Aires A Las Tres De La Manha
26711Mama Vieja
26712Para Que
26713Ay Tirana
26714Valsecito Amigo
26715La Casita De Mis Viejos
26716Bosque Encantado

MGV 2150   The Lewis Sisters - Voices, Strings And Percussion

The Lewis Sisters (female vocal group) unidentified orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, May 25, 1960
23208-6Swan Lake
23209-6Theme From String Quartet
23210-10Melancholy Serenade
23211-4Theme From Piano Concerto
23212-10Romance
23213-5Theme From Violin Concert
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, May 27, 1960
23214-5None But The Lonely Heart
23215-11Sleeping Beauty
23216-7Theme From 6th Symphony
23217-6Theme From 5th Symphony
23218-6Romeo And Juliet
23219-9Melodie

MGV 2151   The Exciting Terry Gibbs Big Band

Conte Candoli, Frank Higgins, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Bob Edmondson, Vern Friley, Frank Rosolino (trombone) Charlie Kennedy, Joe Maini (alto sax) Richie Kamuca, Bill Perkins (tenor sax) Jack Nimitz (baritone sax) Terry Gibbs (vibes) Pat Moran (piano) Buddy Clark (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Manny Albam, Al Cohn, Bill Holman, Shorty Rogers (arranger)
"Summit Club", Hollywood, CA, January 20, 21 & 22, 1961
23453Day In, Day Out
23454Too Close For Comfort
23455Summit Blues
23456Nose Cone
23457T And S
23458Main Stem
23473Limerick Waltz
23474Ja-Da
23475You Don't Know What Love Is
23476Sweet Georgia Brown
** also issued on Contemporary CCD-7656-2 entitled "Dream Band, Vol. 4: Main Stem".

MGV 2152   Margaret Whiting - Twelve Past Midnight

Margaret Whiting (vocals) Russ Garcia Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, August 24, 1960
23319-6By Myself
23320-10The Can't Take That Away From Me
23322-3At Long Last Love
23324-612 Past Midnight
23326-9The Ballad Of The Sad Young Men
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, August 29, 1960
23328-11My Old Flame
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, October 20, 1960
23352-4But Not For Me
23354-3Mean To Me
Margaret Whiting (vocals) Marty Paich Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, October 31, 1960
23357-9Just One Of Those Things
23358-4Blue Room
23359-5Song For Your Supper
23360-2People Will Say We're In Love

MGV 2153   Mel Torme - I Dig The Duke, I Dig The Count (not released)

Jack Sheldon (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Stu Williamson (valve trombone) Joe Maini (alto sax) Ed Theodore (tenor sax) Bill Perkins (baritone sax) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Al Hendrickson (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Mel Torme (vocals) Johnny Mandel (arranger, director)
Los Angeles, CA, December 12, 1960
23400-10 | 62VK549Reminiscing In Tempo
23401-7 | 62VK546Don't Get Around Much Anymore
23402-8 | 62VK550Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin'
23403-6 | 62VK545I'm Gonna Go Fishin'
23404-6 | 62VK548Take The "A" Train
23405-4 | 62VK547I Like The Sunrise
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, February 2, 1961
23477-4 | 62VK554Oh What A Night For Love
23478-2 | 62VK551Down For Double
23479-4 | 62VK555Sent For You Yesterday
23480-2 | 62VK552Outskirts Of Town
23481-1 | 62VK553Blue And Sentimental
23482-1 | 62VK556In The Evening (When The Sun Goes Down)
** transfered to Verve V/V6 8491.

MGV 2154   Anita O'Day - I Remember Billie Holiday (not released)

Anita O'Day (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Bill Holman (arranger, director)
Los Angeles, CA, August 23, 1960
23307-8 | 63VK686It Could Happen To You
23308-12 | 63VK687Blue Champagne
23309-10 | 63VK688Avalon
23310-7 | 63VK689Old Devil Moon
23311-6 | 63VK690The Party's Over
23312-3 | 63VK691Why Shouldn't I
23313-7 | 63VK692Easy Living
23314-3 | 63VK693Can't We Be Friends
23315-4 | 63VK694Slaughter On 10th Avenue
23316-7 | 63VK695If I Love Again
23317-5 | 63VK696Speak Low
23318-7 | 63VK697Indian Summer
** transfered to Verve V/V6 8572.

MGV 2155   Russ Garcia - A Girl In Every Port (not released)

unidentified orchestra, Russ Garcia (arranger, director)
West Germany, April, 1960
23184Deborah
23185Consuelo
23186Mimi
23187Gina
23188Nadja
23189Africa
23190Rio
23191Suki
23192Henlani
23193Zanita
23194Moon
23195Calleon

MGV 2156   Paul Smith (not released)

Paul Smith (piano) Joe Gibbons, Tony Rizzi (guitar) Rollie Bundock (bass) Irv Cottler (drums) Milt Holland (congas) Chico Guerrero (timbales)
Los Angeles, CA, April 24, 1961
27009-15Can't You Imagine That
27010-14Yes, My Heart
27011-10Very Nice Man
27012-9She's My Love
27013-25Sword, Rose And Cape
27014-19Yum Ticky Tum Tum
27015-8Theme From "Carnival"
27016-18It Was Always You
27017-7Her Face
27018-9Magic, Magic, Magic
27019-10Beautiful Candy
27020-12Direct From Vienna
** transfered to Verve MGV 4051.

MGV 2157   Anita O'Day - Trav'lin' Light

John Anderson, Al Porcino, Jack Sheldon, Ray Triscari (trumpet) Stu Williamson (trumpet, valve trombone) Louis McCreary, Dick Nash, Frank Rosolino (trombone) Joe Maini (alto, tenor sax) Chuck Gentry (baritone sax) Larry Bunker (vibes) Russ Freeman (piano) Al Viola (guitar) Buddy Clark (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Anita O'Day (vocals) Johnny Mandel (arranger, director)
Los Angeles, CA, January 18, 1961
23441-5Trav'lin' Light
23442-3Don't Explain
23443-7I Hear Music
23444-2Crazy, He Calls Me
23445-3Lover Come Back To Me
23446-4If The Moon Turns Green
Don Fagerquist (trumpet) Ben Webster (tenor sax) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Buddy Clark (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Anita O'Day (vocals) Russ Garcia (arranger)
Los Angeles, CA, January 19, 1961
23447-6Remember
23448-7What A Little Moonlight Can Do
23449-6The Moon Looks Down And Laughs
23450-8Some Other Spring
23451-9Miss Brown To You
23452-14God Bless The Child