Verve Records Discography: 1958

1958

George Lewis Band

Thomas Jefferson (trumpet, vocals) Jim Robinson (trombone) George Lewis (clarinet) Joe Robichaux (piano) Alcide "Slow Drag" Pavageau (bass) Joe Watkins (drums, vocals)
Chicago, IL, January 14, 1958
21992-2Ace In The HoleVerve MGV 8277
21993-3It's A Long Way To Tipperary-
21994-2West End Blues-
21995-3Jambalaya-
21996-6Wolverine Blues-
21997-4(Precious Lord) Take My Hand-
21998-4Mack The Knife-
21999-1Yaaka Hula Hickey Dula-
22000-1Careless Love-
22001-1Hindustan-
* Verve MGV 8277   The Perennial George Lewis

Tal Farlow Quartet

Eddie Costa (piano) Tal Farlow (guitar) Bill Tackus or Knobby Totah (bass) Jimmy Campbell (drums)
NYC, January 17 & 18 & March 3, 1958
22026-5Lean On MeVerve MGV 8289
22027-9Wonder Why-
22028-13Night And Day-
22029-16Stella By Starlight-
22030-34'Deed I Dounissued
22031-40We'll Be Together Again-
22032-43The More I See YouVerve MGV 8289
22033-11All The Things You Are-
22034-17How Long Has This Been Going On-
22035-11Topsy-
* Verve MGV 8289   This Is Tal Farlow

Eraldo Volonte Quintet

Sergio Fanni (trumpet) Eraldo Volonte (tenor sax) Renato Angiolini (piano) Alceo Guatelli (bass) Lionello Bionda (drums)
"III Festival Del Jazz", Sanremo, Italy, January 18, 1958
25024ZootCarisch (It) TCA 15301
25025The King-
* Carisch (It) TCA 15301; Verve MGV 20007   Various Artists - III Festival Del Jazz Di Sanremo

Enrico Intra Trio

Enrico Intra (piano) Ernesto Villa (bass) Pupo De Luca (drums)
"III Festival Del Jazz", Sanremo, Italy, January 18, 1958
25026Lullaby For TrioCarisch (It) TCA 15301
* Carisch (It) TCA 15301; Verve MGV 20007   Various Artists - III Festival Del Jazz Di Sanremo

Nunzio Rotondo Quartetto

Nunzio Rotondo (trumpet) Leo Cancellieri (piano) Sergio Bisso (bass) Gilberto Cuppini (drums)
"III Festival Del Jazz", Sanremo, Italy, January 18, 1958
25031Fine And DandyCarisch (It) TCA 15301
* Carisch (It) TCA 15301; Verve MGV 20007   Various Artists - III Festival Del Jazz Di Sanremo

Nunzio Rotondo Tentette

Peppe Cuccaro, Nunzio Rotondo (trumpet) Ennio Gabbi (trombone) Bill Smith (bass clarinet) Marcello Boschi (alto sax) Marco Del Conte (tenor sax) Gino Marinacci (baritone sax) Leo Cancellieri (piano) Paolo Pes (bass) Gilberto Cuppini (drums)
"III Festival Del Jazz", Sanremo, Italy, January 18, 1958
25032Ten Men Blowin'Carisch (It) TCA 15301
* Carisch (It) TCA 15301; Verve MGV 20007   Various Artists - III Festival Del Jazz Di Sanremo

Quintetto Basso-Valdambrini

Oscar Valdambrini (trumpet) Gianni Basso (tenor sax) Gianfranco Intra (piano) Berto Pisano (bass) Gilberto Cuppini (drums)
"III Festival Del Jazz", Sanremo, Italy, January 19, 1958
25027This Is AlwaysCarisch (It) TCA 15301
25028L'amico Del Giaguaro-
* Carisch (It) TCA 15301; Verve MGV 20007   Various Artists - III Festival Del Jazz Di Sanremo

Flavio Ambrosetti With Piero Paganelli Trio

Flavio Ambrosetti (alto sax -1) Piero Paganelli (piano) Jean Siebenthal (bass) Bernard Peritz (drums)
"III Festival Del Jazz", Sanremo, Italy, January 19, 1958
1. 25029Lover ManCarisch (It) TCA 15301
2. 25030Memories Of You-
* Carisch (It) TCA 15301; Verve MGV 20007   Various Artists - III Festival Del Jazz Di Sanremo

Dorothy Dandridge

Oscar Peterson (piano, celeste) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums) Dorothy Dandridge (vocals)
January 20, 1958
21942-3It's Easy To RememberVerve 314 547 514-2
21943-6What Is There To Say-
21944-4That Old Feeling-
21945-12The Touch Of Your Lips-
21946-1When Your Lover Has Gone-
21947-7The Nearness Of You-
21948-10(In This World) I'm Glad There Is You-
21949-4I've Grown Accustomed To Your Face-
21950-2Body And Soul-
21951-6How Long Has This Been Going On-
21952-3I've Got A Crush On You-
21953-3I Didn't Know What Time It Was-
* Verve 314 547 514-2   Dorothy Dandridge - Smooth Operator

Louis Bellson And His Orchestra

Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Eddie Wasserman (tenor sax) Hank Jones (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Louis Bellson (drums) and others
NYC, January 26, 1958
22589-6I'm Shooting HighVerve MGV 8354
22590-8How Many Times-
22591-5Lulu's Back In TownVerve V 10178
22592-3PortofinoVerve MGV 8354
22593-1 | 62VK441Drummer's HolidayVerve V 10178, MGV 8320, MGV 8354
22594-1Limehouse BluesVerve MGV 8354
* Verve MGV 8354   Louis Bellson - Drummer's Holiday
* Verve MGV 8320   Various Artists - Down Beat's Hall Of Fame, Vol. 1
* Verve V 10178   Louis Bellson - Lulu's Back In Town / Drummer's Holiday

Josephine Premice With Joe Lippman Orchestra

Josephine Premice (vocals) Joe Lippman Orchestra
NYC, February 4 & 11, 1958
21906-3C'eait HierVerve MGV 2102
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-
* Verve MGV 2102   Josephine Premice - In Paris

Tony Travis With Russ Garcia Orchestra

Tony Travis (vocals) Russ Garcia Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA?, February 5, 11 & 15, 1958
21980-9Jeepers CreepersVerve MGV 2100
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-
* Verve MGV 2100   Tony Travis, Russ Garcia - Come Swing With Me

Lee Konitz With Strings

Lee Konitz (alto sax) Gene Orloff (violin) Alan Shulman (cello) 2 strings (strings) Lou Stein (piano) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Bill Russo (arranger, conductor)
NYC, February 6, 1958
21918-5'Round MidnightVerve MGV 8286
21919-13What's New-
21920-1/2/3Music For Alto Saxophone And Strings, Part 1/3-
21921An Image Of Man, Part 1/7-
21936-5I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)-
21937-4Blues For Our Children-
21938-3The Daffodil's Smile-
21921An Image Of Man (concluded)-
* Verve MGV 8286, MGVS 6035   Lee Konitz With Strings - An Image

Coleman Hawkins Quintet

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Hank Jones (piano) George Duvivier (bass) Mickey Sheen (drums)
Fine Recording, NYC, February 7, 1958
21922-8 | 63VK639SundayVerve MGV 8346, V/V6 8568
21923-2 | 62VK437HanidVerve MGV 8346, MGV 8320, V/V6 8568
21924-8Honey FlowerVerve MGV 8346
21925-3Nahob-
* Verve MGV 8346, MGVS 6110   Coleman Hawkins And Confreres
* Verve V/V6 8568   The Essential Coleman Hawkins
* Verve MGV 8320   Various Artists - Down Beat's Hall Of Fame, Vol. 1

Lester Young Sextet

Harry Edison (trumpet) Lester Young (tenor sax) Lou Stein (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Mickey Sheen (drums)
Fine Recording, NYC, February 7, 1958
21926-?Waldorf Blues (alternate take)Verve 314 547 087-2
21926-4Waldorf BluesVerve MGV 8298
21927-1SundayVerve 314 547 087-2
21928-2You're Getting To Be A Habit With MeVerve MGV 8298
* Verve MGV 8298   Lester Young, Harry Edison - Going For Myself...
* Verve 314 547 087-2   The Complete Lester Young Studio Sessions On Verve

Lester Young Septet

Harry Edison, Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Lester Young (tenor sax, clarinet) Hank Jones (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Mickey Sheen (drums)
Fine Recording, NYC, February 8, 1958
21929-7RompingVerve MGV 8316
21930-1Gypsy In My Soul-
21931-2Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone-
21932-9They Can't Take That Away From MeVerve MGV 8316, VSP 27
21933-2Salute To BennyVerve MGV 8316
21934-3Medley: The Very Thought Of You / I Want A Little Girl / Blue And SentimentalVerve 314 547 087-2
21935-2Mean To Me-
You're Getting To Be A Habit With Me (alternate take)-
* Verve MGV 8316, MGVS 6054   Lester Young, Roy Eldridge, Harry Edison - Laughin' To Keep From Cryin'
* Verve VSP 27   Lester Young - Pres And His Cabinet
* Verve 314 547 087-2   The Complete Lester Young Studio Sessions On Verve

Bonnie Burns

Bonnie Burns, and others
February 13, 1958
22038-8Kinda CuteVerve V 10125
22039-8Listening To Recordsrejected
22040-17Gimme A Chance-
22041-4Double DateVerve V 10125
* Verve V 10125   Bonnie Burns - Kinda Cute / Double Date

Stan Getz - Chet Baker Quintet

Chet Baker (trumpet -2/4) Stan Getz (tenor sax) Jodie Christian (piano) Victor Sproles (bass) Marshall Thompson (drums)
Robert Jordan & Associates Recorders, Chicago, IL, February 16, 1958
1. 21954-1JorduVerve MGV 8263
2. 21955-1Medley: Autumn In New York / Embraceable You / What's New-
3. 21956-1I'll Remember April-
4. 21957-1Half-Breed Apache-
* Verve MGV 8263   Stan Getz, Chet Baker - Stan Meets Chet

Dory Langdon

Dory Langdon (vocals) and others
February 20 & 21 & March 6, 1958
22066-9Warm Winter DayVerve MGV 2101
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-
22075-3Gooney Birdunissued
22075-12-Verve MGV 2101
22076-16Just For Now-
22077-9Many Sides-
* Verve MGV 2101   Dory Langdon - Leprechauns Are Upon Me

Helen Grayco

Helen Grayco (vocals) and others
February 24 & 25, 1958
22078-7FrenesiVerve MGV 2099
22079-11Them There EyesVerve V 10129, MGV 2099
22080-5Besame MuchoVerve MGV 2099
22081-6Quizas, Quizas, Quizas (Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps)-
22082-2The Breeze And I-
22083-5If I Should Lose You-
22084-7Perfidia-
22085-6The Hour Of Parting / The Lady In Red-
22086-8The Moon Was Yellow-
22087-5Jalousie-
22088-11TemptationVerve V 10129, MGV 2099
* Verve MGV 2099   Helen Grayco - The Lady In Red
* Verve V 10129   Helen Grayco - Them There Eyes / Temptation

Ray Brown Quintet

Jerome Richardson (flute) Oscar Peterson (piano, organ) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, February 27 & 28, 1958
22042-5Bric A BracVerve MGV 8290
22043-6Upstairs Blues-
22044-21The Nearness Of You-
22045-11Take The "A" Train-
22046-18Indiana-
22047-15Jim-
22048-18Cool Walk-
* Verve MGV 8290   This Is Ray Brown

Dory Langdon

Dory Langdon (vocals) and others
March 6, 1958
22106-2Forget MeVerve MGV 2101
* Verve MGV 2101   Dory Langdon - Leprechauns Are Upon Me

The Ink Spots

The Ink Spots (vocal quartet) and others
New Orleans, LA, March 12 & 16, 1958
22094-5That's All RightVerve unissued
22095-2Cinderella Baby-
22096-5I Thought I Knew All The Answers-
22097-4All Of Me-
22098-4Think It Over-
22099-1You Gonna Cry-
22100-3Only The Lonely-
22101-8Love Me Baby-
22102-4Today And Each Tomorrow-
22103-2Buried Treasure-
22104-4Shanty In Old Shanty Town-
22105-3It's Too Good To Be True-

Ella Fitzgerald With Paul Weston Orchestra

Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Paul Weston Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, March 13, 1958
22119-4Isn't This A Lovely DayVerve MGV 4031, MGV 4019-2
22120-2All By Myself In The MorningVerve MGV 4030, MGV 4019-2
22121-3Let's Go Slummin' (On Park Avenue)Verve MGV 4031, MGV 4019-2
22122-3I'm Putting All My Eggs In One Basket-
22123-5Always-
* Verve MGV 4031, MGVS 6053   Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Irving Berlin Song Book, Vol. 2
* Verve MGV 4019-2, MGVS 6005-2   Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Irving Berlin Song Book
* Verve MGV 4030, MGVS 6052   Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Irving Berlin Song Book, Vol. 1

Turk Murphy Band

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 FeetVerve MGV 1015
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-
* Verve MGV 1015   Turk Murphy At Easy Street

Ella Fitzgerald With Paul Weston Orchestra

Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Paul Weston Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, March 14, 1958
22124-2I Used To Be Color BlindVerve MGV 4030, MGV 4019-2
22125-2You Can Have Him-
22126-4How's ChancesVerve MGV 4031, MGV 4019-2
22127-3No Strings (I'm Fancy Free)-
* Verve MGV 4030, MGVS 6052   Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Irving Berlin Song Book, Vol. 1
* Verve MGV 4019-2, MGVS 6005-2   Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Irving Berlin Song Book
* Verve MGV 4031, MGVS 6053   Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Irving Berlin Song Book, Vol. 2

Ella Fitzgerald With Paul Weston Orchestra

Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Paul Weston Orchestra: same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, March 17, 1958
22128-2You Keep Coming Back Like A SongVerve MGV 4031, MGV 4019-2
22129-2Suppertime-
22130-1How Deep Is The OceanVerve MGV 4030, MGV 4019-2
22131-2You're Laughing At Me-
22132-4Russian Lullaby-
22133-2Change PartnersVerve MGV 4031, MGV 4019-2
22134-2Now It Can Be Told-
22135-4How About MeVerve MGV 4030, MGV 4019-2
22136-6Get Thee Behind Me, Satan-
22137-5Reaching For The MoonVerve MGV 4031, MGV 4019-2
* Verve MGV 4031, MGVS 6053   Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Irving Berlin Song Book, Vol. 2
* Verve MGV 4019-2, MGVS 6005-2   Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Irving Berlin Song Book
* Verve MGV 4030, MGVS 6052   Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Irving Berlin Song Book, Vol. 1

Langston Hughes

Henry "Red" Allen (trumpet) Vic Dickenson (trombone) Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Al Williams (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Langston Hughes (narrator)
NYC, March 17, 1958
Blues Montage, Part 1, 2 & 3MGM E 3697
Testament-
* MGM E 3697; Verve VSP 36   Langston Hughes, Charles Mingus, Leonard Feather - Weary Blues

Ella Fitzgerald With Paul Weston Orchestra

Harry Edison (trumpet -5) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Paul Weston Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, March 18, 1958
1. 22138-3I've Got My Love To Keep Me WarmVerve MGV 4031, MGV 4019-2
2. 22139-3Heat Wave-
3. 22140-2Cheek To CheekVerve MGV 4030, MGV 4019-2
4. 22141-4The Song Is EndedVerve MGV 4031, MGV 4019-2
5. 22142-2Blue SkiesVerve MGV 4031, MGV 4036
6. 22143-3LazyVerve MGV 4030, MGV 4019-2
7. 22144-3Let's Face The Music And Dance-
8. 22145-6It's A Lovely Day TodayVerve MGV 4031, MGV 4019-2
9. 22146-3Puttin' On The RitzVerve MGV 4030, MGV 4019-2
10. 22147-5You Forgot To Remember-
* Verve MGV 4031, MGVS 6053   Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Irving Berlin Song Book, Vol. 2
* Verve MGV 4019-2, MGVS 6005-2   Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Irving Berlin Song Book
* Verve MGV 4030, MGVS 6052   Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Irving Berlin Song Book, Vol. 1
* Verve MGV 4036, MGVS 6102   Ella Fitzgerald - Get Happy!

Langston Hughes

Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Curtis Porter (tenor sax) Horace Parlan (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Kenny Dennis (drums) Langston Hughes (narrator)
NYC, March 18, 1958
Consider Me: The Stranger / Midnight Stroll / BackstageMGM E 3697
Dream Montage: Weird Nightmare / Double G Train / Jump Monk-
* MGM E 3697; Verve VSP 36   Langston Hughes, Charles Mingus, Leonard Feather - Weary Blues

Ella Fitzgerald With Paul Weston Orchestra

Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Paul Weston Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA, March 19, 1958
22148-5 | 106646Alexander's Ragtime BandVerve MGV 4030, MGV 4019-2, V6 8795
22149-2Let Yourself GoVerve MGV 4030, MGV 4019-2
22150-2Top Hat, White Tie And Tails-
22151-2Teach Me How To CryVerve V 10130
22152-3 | 63VK736Swingin' Shepherd BluesVerve V 10130, V/V6 8579
* Verve MGV 4030, MGVS 6052   Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Irving Berlin Song Book, Vol. 1
* Verve MGV 4019-2, MGVS 6005-2   Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Irving Berlin Song Book
* Verve V6 8795   Ella Fitzgerald
* Verve V/V6 8579   Various Artists - Winners All! Down Beat Jazz Poll
* Verve V 10130   Ella Fitzgerald - Teach Me How To Cry / Swingin' Shepherd Blues

Anita O'Day With Russ Garcia's Orchestra

Bill Catalano, Jules Chaiken, Phil Gilbert, Lee Katzman, Sam Noto (trumpet) Jim Amlotte, Bob Enevoldsen, Kent Larsen, Archie LeCoque, Kenny Shroyer (trombone) Lennie Niehaus, Bud Shank (alto sax) Richie Kamuca, Bill Perkins (tenor sax) Jack Dulong (baritone sax) Marty Paich (piano) Red Kelly (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Anita O'Day (vocals) Russ Garcia (arranger, director)
Los Angeles, CA, April 2, 1958
22182-9What's Your Story, Morning GloryVerve MGV 8283
22183-3My Funny Valentine-
22184-8Sing, Sing, Sing-
22185-1Body And Soul-
22186-4The Peanut Vendor-
22187-2Frenesi-
* Verve MGV 8283, MGVS 6002, V/V6 8485   Anita O'Day Sings The Winners

Buddy DeFranco Septet

Harry Edison (trumpet) Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Bob Hardaway (tenor sax) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Curtis Counce (bass) Alvin Stoller (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, April 2, 1958
22188-1SundayVerve MGV 8363
22189-5Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea-
22190-15Tea For Two-
22191-1Medley: 'Round Midnight / You Don't Know What Love Is / How Can We Be Wrong / Lullaby Of The Leaves / Yesterdays-
22192-4Blue Lou-
22193Funky's Uncle-
* Verve MGV 8363, MGVS 6132   Buddy DeFranco - Generalissimo

Anita O'Day With Marty Paich Orchestra

Bill Catalano, Jules Chaiken, Phil Gilbert, Lee Katzman, Sam Noto (trumpet) Jim Amlotte, Bob Enevoldsen, Kent Larsen, Archie LeCoque, Kenny Shroyer (trombone) Lennie Niehaus, Bud Shank (alto sax) Richie Kamuca, Bill Perkins (tenor sax) Jack Dulong (baritone sax) Marty Paich (piano, arranger) Red Kelly (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Anita O'Day (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, April 3, 1958
22194-6Take The "A" TrainVerve MGV 8283
22195-8Tenderly-
22196-5Four Brothers-
22197-7Early Autumn-
22198-4Interlude (Night In Tunisia)-
22199-6Four-
* Verve MGV 8283, MGVS 6002, V/V6 8485   Anita O'Day Sings The Winners

Buddy DeFranco And His Septette

Herbie Mann (flute, tenor sax, bass clarinet) Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Pete Jolly (piano, accordion) Victor Feldman (piano, vibes) Barney Kessel (guitar) Scott LaFaro (bass) Frank DeVito (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, April 4, 1958
22200-4Oh, Lady Be Good!Verve MGV 8383
22201-3Satin DollVerve MGV 8383, VSP 21
22202Lullaby In Rhythmunissued
22203-7My Funny ValentineVerve MGV 8383
22204-7Blues For Space Travelers-
22205-4Ballad Medley: I'm Glad There Is You / There's No You / These Foolish Things-
22206-1Tin Reeed Blues-
22207-4Crazy Rhythm-
* Verve MGV 8383, MGVS 6166   Buddy DeFranco And His Septette - Live Date!
* Verve VSP 21   Herbie Mann - Big Band Mann

Buddy DeFranco Septet

Harry Edison (trumpet) Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Herbie Mann (tenor sax, bass clarinet) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Joe Mondragon (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, April 5, 1958
22208-2Squeeze MeVerve MGV 8315
22209-4Undecided-
22210-5Ja-Da-
22211-2Now I Lay Me Down To Dream / Honey / This Love Of Mine / Darn That Dream-
22212-1Lulu's Back In Town-
22213-2Ballad Medley: Old Folks / How Long Has This Been Going On / Please-
22214-13Minor Melody-
* Verve MGV 8315, MGVS 6051   Buddy DeFranco And His Music - Bravura

Johnny Hodges Septet

Roy Eldridge (trumpet -1,2,4,7,9) Vic Dickenson (trombone -1,2,4,7,9) Johnny Hodges (alto sax) Ben Webster (tenor sax -1,2,4,7,9) Billy Strayhorn (piano) Jimmy Woode (bass) Sam Woodyard (drums)
NYC, April 5, 1958
1. 22154-1Blues-A-PlentyVerve 89192, MGV 8358, VSP 20
2. 22155-3Cool Your Motor-
3. 22156-3Gene With The WindVerve MGV 8358
4. 22157-2Honey HillVerve MGV 8358, VSP 20
5. 22158-1I Didn't Now About YouVerve MGV 8358, VSP 3
6. 22159-3Satin Doll-
7. 22160-6Reeling And RockingVerve MGV 8358
8. 22161-3Don't Take Your Love From Me-
9. 22162-5Saturday Afternoon BluesVerve MGV 8358, VSP 3, VSP 20
* Verve MGV 8358, MGVS 6123   Johnny Hodges - Blues-A-Plenty
* Verve VSP 20   The Incomparable Pairing Of Blues And Johnny Hodges - Alto Blues
* Verve VSP 3   Johnny Hodges And All The Duke's Men
* Verve 89192, 89192x45   Johnny Hodges - Blues-A-Plenty / Cool Your Motor

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
"Concertgebouw", Amsterdam, Netherlands, April 12, 1958
The Lady Is A TrampVerve MGV 8268
Daahoud-
We'll Be Together Again-
Bluesology (aka Bags' Groove)-
Budo-
I've Got The World On A String-
When Lights Are Low-
Evrev-
* Verve MGV 8268   The Oscar Peterson Trio At The Concertgebouw

Buddy DeFranco Sextet

Buddy DeFranco (clarinet) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Barney Kessel, Howard Roberts (guitar) Ralph Pena (bass) Frank DeVito (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, April 14, 1958
22215UntitledVerve MGV 8384
22216Don't Worry About Me-
22217I Love You-
22218Chelsea Bridge-
22219Raincheck-
22220C Jam Blues-
22221Medley-
* Verve MGV 8384, MGVS 6167   Buddy DeFranco (not released)

Illinois Jacquet Quartet

Illinois Jacquet (tenor sax) Wild Bill Davis (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Johnny Williams (drums)
NYC, April 21, 1958
22222The FlukeVerve VE2 2544
22223No SweatVerve 89186, VE2 2544
22224Night Out-
22225Flyin' HomeVerve VE2 2544
* Verve VE2 2544   Illinois Jacquet - The Cool Rage
* Verve 89186, 89186x45   Illinois Jacquet - No Sweat / Night Out

Anita O'Day

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 MeVerve MGV 2113
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-
* Verve MGV 2113, MGVS 6043   Anita O'Day At Mr. Kelly's

Randy Sparks

Randy Sparks (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA?, April 30, 1958
22238-8I'll Fall In Love In The SpringVerve V 10133, MGV 2126
22239-29Good Intentions-
* Verve MGV 2126   Randy Sparks - Walkin' The Low Road
* Verve V 10133   Randy Sparks - I'll Fall In Love In The Spring / Good Intentions

Les Tricheurs (Soundtrack)

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Stan Getz, Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
Paris, France, May 1, 1958
1389Les TricheursBarclay (F) 74024; Verve (Du) EPV 5105
1390Clo's Tune-
1391Phil's Tune-
1392Mic's Jump-
* Barclay (F) 74024   Stan Getz, Oscar Peterson, and others - Les Tricheurs (Soundtrack)
* Verve (Du) EPV 5105   Stan Getz, Oscar Peterson, and others - Les Tricheurs (Soundtrack)

Randy Sparks

Randy Sparks (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA?, May 20, 1958
22245-9Rainy NightVerve MGV 2103
22246-18Down Thunder RoadVerve V 10141, MGV 2103
22247-1King CottonVerve V 10147, MGV 2103
22248-9South CoastVerve MGV 2103
* Verve MGV 2103   Randy Sparks
* Verve V 10141   Randy Sparks - Down Thunder Road / The Hangman
* Verve V 10147   Randy Sparks - King Cotton / Strange Are The Ways Of Love

Randy Sparks

Randy Sparks (vocals) and others: same personnel
Los Angeles, CA?, May 28, 1958
22249-8For A While (Just For A Little While)Verve MGV 2103
22250-2Greensleeves-
22251-9I Let Her Go-
22252-3Ev'rytime We Say Goodbye-
22253-4Catfish Mole-
* Verve MGV 2103   Randy Sparks

Randy Sparks

Randy Sparks (vocals) and others: same personnel
Los Angeles, CA?, May 29, 1958
22254-3The HangmanVerve V 10141, MGV 2103
22255-11Little Girl BlueVerve MGV 2103
22256-1Streets Of Laredo-
22257Invitation To The Bluesunissued
* Verve MGV 2103   Randy Sparks
* Verve V 10141   Randy Sparks - Down Thunder Road / The Hangman

Mel Torme With Marty Paich Orchestra

Frank Rosolino (trombone) Marty Paich (piano, arranger) Mel Torme (vocals) unidentified strings, and others
Los Angeles, CA, June 26, 1958
22260-4Blues In The NightVerve MGV 2105
22260-6-unissued
22261-2Gloomy SundayVerve MGV 2105
22262-2 | 64VK324That Old FeelingVerve MGV 2105, V/V6 8593
22263-10I Don't Want To Cry AnymoreVerve MGV 2105
22264-4The House Is Haunted By The Echo Of Your Last Goodbye-
* Verve MGV 2105, MGVS 6015   Mel Torme, Marty Paich - Torme
* Verve V/V6 8593   The Best Of Mel Torme - Verve's Choice

Mel Torme With Marty Paich Orchestra

Frank Rosolino (trombone) Marty Paich (piano, arranger) Mel Torme (vocals) unidentified strings, and others: same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, June 27, 1958
22265-3Where Can I Go Without YouVerve MGV 2105
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-
* Verve MGV 2105, MGVS 6015   Mel Torme, Marty Paich - Torme

Bobby Scott Trio

Bobby Scott (piano, vocals) Teddy Kotick (bass) Al Levitt (drums)
NYC, June 30, 1958
22275On The Street Where You LiveVerve MGV 2106
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-
* Verve MGV 2106, MGVS 6030   Bobby Scott Sings The Best Of Lerner And Loewe

Ella Fitzgerald

Lou Levy (piano) Dick Hyman (organ -1) Max Bennett (bass) Gus Johnson (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
NYC, July 1, 1958
1. 22290You Red WagonVerve V 10143, MGV 8320
2. 22291Travelin' Light-
* Verve MGV 8320   Various Artists - Down Beat's Hall Of Fame, Vol. 1
* Verve V 10143   Ella Fitzgerald - You Red Wagon / Travelin' Light

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass)
"Town Tavern Club", Toronto, ON, Canada, July 5, 1958
22364Sweet Georgia BrownVerve MGV 8287
22365Should IVerve MGV 8287, V/V6 8700
22366When Lights Are LowVerve MGV 8287
22367Easy Listening Blues-
22368Pennies From Heaven-
22369The Champ-
22370Moonlight In Vermont-
22371Baby, Baby All The Timeunissued
22372I Like To Recognize The Tune-
22373Blues For Junior-
22374Joy Spring-
22375Gal In Calico-
22376Love Is Here To Stay-
* Verve MGV 8287, MGVS 6036   On The Town With The Oscar Peterson Trio
* Verve V/V6 8700   Oscar Peterson - Thoroughly Modern 20's

Bobby Scott Trio

Bobby Scott (piano) Dick Garcia (guitar) Teddy Kotick (bass)
NYC, July 7, 1958
22292-5The Nearness Of YouVerve MGV 8297
22293-4I Remember You-
22294-2Serenata-
22295-7Blues For Jamie-
22296-1Fine And Dandy-
22297-4Every Woman-
22298-5The Poddler-
22299-2Black Coffee-
22300-1New Orleans Stomp-
22301-3Lover Man-
* Verve MGV 8297, MGVS 6031   Bobby Scott - Serenata

Sonny Rollins Trio

Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) Henry Grimes (bass -1/4) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums -1/4)
Beltone Recording Studios, NYC, July 10, 1958
1.What's My NameMetrojazz SE 1002; Verve V/V6 8430
2.What's My Name (mono edit)Metrojazz E 1002
3.If You Were The Only Girl In The WorldMetrojazz E 1002, SE 1002; Verve V/V6 8430
4.Manhattan-
5.Body And Soul-
* Metrojazz SE 1002   Sonny Rollins And The Big Brass
* Verve V/V6 8430   Sonny Rollins - Brass And Trio
* Metrojazz E 1002   Sonny Rollins And The Big Brass

Sonny Rollins And The Big Brass

Nat Adderley (cornet) Reunald Jones, Ernie Royal, Clark Terry (trumpet) Billy Byers, Jimmy Cleveland, Frank Rehak (trombone) Don Butterfield (tuba) Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) Dick Katz (piano) Rene Thomas (guitar) Henry Grimes (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger, conductor)
Metropolitan Studios, NYC, July 11, 1958
Who CaresMetrojazz E 1002, SE 1002; Verve V/V6 8430
Love Is A Simple Thing-
Grand Street (stereo ending)Metrojazz SE 1002
Grand Street (mono ending)Metrojazz E 1002
Grand Street (Verve ending)Verve V/V6 8430
Far Out EastMetrojazz E 1002, SE 1002; Verve V/V6 8430
* Metrojazz E 1002   Sonny Rollins And The Big Brass
* Metrojazz SE 1002   Sonny Rollins And The Big Brass
* Verve V/V6 8430   Sonny Rollins - Brass And Trio

Ben Webster Septet

Art Farmer (trumpet) Harold Ashby, Ben Webster (tenor sax) Jimmy Jones (piano) Mundell Lowe (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Dave Bailey (drums)
NYC, July, 1958
22318-10FajistaVerve MGV 8359
22319-3Cool Train-
22320-6When I Fall In LoveVerve MGV 8359, VSP 17
22321-4Ev's MadVerve MGV 8359
22322-4Chelsea Bridge-
22323-3Ash-
22324-2Charlotte's Piccolo-
* Verve MGV 8359, MGVS 6124   The Soul Of Ben Webster
* Verve VSP 17   Various Artists - The Art Of The Ballad

Ella Fitzgerald

Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) and others
"Mister Kelly's Restaurant, London House", Chicago, IL, August 10, 1958
22335Red WagonVerve unissued
22336Nice Work If You Can Get It-
22337I'm Glad There Is You-
22338How Long Has This Been Going On-
22339On The Alamo-
22340Perdido-
22341The Lady Is A Tramp-
22342Witchcraft-
22343Bewitched-
22344Summertime-
22345In The Wee Small Hours-
22346St. Louis Blues-
22347Lover-
22348On The Sunny Side Of The Street-
22349Willow Weep For Me-
22350My Heart Belongs To Daddy-
22341-REThe Lady Is A Tramp-
22351Too Close For Comfort-
22352unknown title-
22342-REWitchcraft-
22353Love Me Or Leave Me-
22354St. Louis Blues-
22355Porgy And Bess Medley-
22356How Hight The Moon-
22357Exactly Like You-
22358Come Rain Or Come Shine-
22359Stardust-
22360'S Wonderful-
22361Oop Bop Sha Bam-
22362You Don't Know What Love Is-
22342-REWitchcraft-
Perdido-
In The Wee Small Hours-
22363My Funny Valentine-

Johnny Hodges Septet

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Lawrence Brown (trombone -1,4/8) Johnny Hodges (alto sax) Ben Webster (tenor sax) Billy Strayhorn (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Jo Jones (drums)
NYC, August 14, 1958
1. 25000-4Just A MemoryVerve MGV 8345
2. 25000-9-unissued
3. 25001-5Let's Fall In Love-
4. 25001-7-Verve MGV 8345
5. 25002-1Big Shoe-
6. 25003-3Ruint-
7. 25004-5Bend One-
8. 25005-6You Need To Rock-
* Verve MGV 8345, MGVS 6109, 2V6S 8822   Duke Ellington, Johnny Hodges - Blues Summit

Lester Young Interview

Lester Young (interviewee) Chris Albertson (interviewer)
WCAU, Philadelphia, PA, August 24, 1958
Interview With Lester Young By Chris AlbertsonVerve 314 547 087-2
* Verve 314 547 087-2   The Complete Lester Young Studio Sessions On Verve

Stan Getz Octet

Benny Bailey (trumpet) Ake Persson (trombone) Stan Getz, Erik Nordstrom (tenor sax) Lars Gullin (baritone sax) Jan Johansson (piano) Gunnar Johnson (bass) William Schiopffe (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, August 26, 1958
22554Honeysuckle RoseVerve MGV 8331
22555Topsy-
22556They Can't Take That Away From Me-
* Verve MGV 8331   Stan Getz - Imported From Europe

Gary Crosby With Bunny Botkin Orchestra

Gary Crosby (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Bunny Botkin (arranger)
Los Angeles, CA?, September 5, 1958
22493-10The Things We Did Last Summerunissued
22494-12Cheatin' On MeVerve V 10153
22495Funny Feelingunissued
22496-6Judy, JudyVerve V 10153
* Verve V 10153   Gary Crosby - Cheatin' On Me / Judy, Judy

Mitzi Gaynor With Pete King Orchestra

Mitzi Gaynor (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Pete King (arranger)
Los Angeles, CA?, September 9, 10 & 22, 1958
22436-5The Nearness Of YouVerve MGV 2110
22437-5Nobody Else But Me-
22438-17What's Newunissued
22439-2That Old FeelingVerve MGV 2110
22440-2When Your Lover Has Gone-
22441-9Spring Is Hereunissued
22442-3I Wished On The Moon-
22443-2You're Nearer-
22444-3LazyVerve MGV 2110
22445-5The Thrill Is Gone-
22446-8Do What You Do-
22447A-3Please Do It Again-
* Verve MGV 2110, MGVS 6014   Mitzi Gaynor, Pete King - Mitzi

Johnny Hodges Nonet

Roy Eldridge, Ray Nance (trumpet) Lawrence Brown (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet) Johnny Hodges (alto sax) Ben Webster (tenor sax) Billy Strayhorn (piano) Jimmy Woode (bass) Sam Woodyard (drums)
NYC, September 10, 1958
22447-3M.H.R.Verve MGV 8355
22448-5Broadway Babe-
22449-5Three And Six-
22450-4Not So DukishVerve MGV 8355, VSP 20
22451-4Central Park SwingVerve MGV 8355
22452-1Preacher BluesVerve MGV 8355, VSP 20
22453-3Jeep Bounced BackVerve MGV 8355
22454-4The Last Time I Saw Paris-
* Verve MGV 8355, MGVS 6120   Johnny Hodges - Not So Dukish
* Verve VSP 20   The Incomparable Pairing Of Blues And Johnny Hodges - Alto Blues

Blossom Dearie Quartet

Blossom Dearie (piano, vocals) Mundell Lowe (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, September 12 & 13, 1958
22455-2Tea For TwoVerve MGV 2111
22456-4Moonlight Saving Time-
22457-4It Amazes MeVerve V 10151, MGV 2111
22458-5If I Were A BellVerve MGV 2111
22459-2The Surrey With The Fringe On Top-
22460-9We're Together-
22461-6 | 62VK605Teach Me TonightVerve VK 10266, MGV 2111
22462-4Down With LoveVerve MGV 2111
22463-3Manhattan-
22464-7 | 62VK604Once Upon A SummertimeVerve VK 10266, MGV 2111
22465-6Doop-Dee-De-Doop (Doodlin' Song)Verve V 10151, MGV 2111
22466-5Love Is Here To StayVerve MGV 2111
* Verve MGV 2111, MGVS 6020   Blossom Dearie - Once Upon A Summertime
* Verve V 10151   Blossom Dearie - It Amazes Me / Doop-Dee-De-Doop (Doodlin' Song)
* Verve VK 10266   Blossom Dearie - Teach Me Tonight / Once Upon A Summertime

Stan Getz Nonet

Benny Bailey (trumpet) Ake Persson (trombone) Stan Getz, Erik Nordstrom (tenor sax) Bjarne Nerem (tenor sax -4/8) Lars Gullin (baritone sax -4/8) Bengt Hallberg (piano) Gunnar Johnson (bass) William Schiopffe (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, September 15, 1958
1. 22557Like Someone In LoveVerve MGV 8331
2. -Like Someone In Love (alternate take 1)Dragon (Swd) DRLP 157/58
3. -Like Someone In Love (alternate take 2)-
4. 22558Speak LowVerve MGV 8331
5. -Speak Low (alternate take)Dragon (Swd) DRLP 157/58
6. 22560Cabin In The SkyVerve MGV 8356; Dragon (Swd) DRLP 157/58
7. -Cabin In The Sky (alternate take)Dragon (Swd) DRLP 157/58
8. -Cabin In The Sky (rehearsal take)-
9. 22561Celebration (Janne's Blues)Verve MGV 8356; Dragon (Swd) DRLP 157/58
10. -Celebration (Janne's Blues) (alternate take)Dragon (Swd) DRLP 157/58
* Verve MGV 8331   Stan Getz - Imported From Europe
* Dragon (Swd) DRLP 157/58   Stan Getz - Stockholm Sessions '58
* Verve MGV 8356   Stan Getz Quintet (not released)

Stan Getz Octet

Benny Bailey (trumpet) Ake Persson (trombone) Stan Getz, Erik Nordstrom (tenor sax) Lars Gullin (baritone sax) Jan Johansson (piano) Gunnar Johnson (bass) William Schiopffe (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, September 16, 1958
22559Stockholm StreetVerve MGV 8331
-Stockholm Street (alternate take)Dragon (Swd) DRLP 157/58
22562Gold RushVerve MGV 8356, 815 239-1; Dragon (Swd) DRLP 157/58
-Gold Rush (alternate take)Dragon (Swd) DRLP 157/58
Benny Bailey (trumpet) Ake Persson (trombone) Stan Getz, Erik Nordstrom (tenor sax) Bengt Hallberg (piano) Gunnar Johnson (bass) William Schiopffe (drums)
22553Bengt's BluesVerve MGV 8331
* Verve MGV 8331   Stan Getz - Imported From Europe
* Dragon (Swd) DRLP 157/58   Stan Getz - Stockholm Sessions '58
* Verve MGV 8356   Stan Getz Quintet (not released)
* Verve 815 239-1   Stan Getz - Stan The Man

Harry Edison Sextet

Harry Edison (trumpet) Jimmy Forrest (tenor sax) Jimmy Jones (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Joe Benjamin (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
NYC, September 18, 1958
22467-4Pussy WillowVerve MGV 8295
22468-1The Very Thought Of You-
22469-2Nasty-
22470-2The Strollers-
22471-1Sunday-
22472-2Love Is Here To StayVerve MGV 8353
22473-5Fair GroundVerve MGV 8295
22474-2Ill WindVerve MGV 8353
22475-6Impresario-
22476Short Coat-
22477Baby, Won't You Please Come Home-
* Verve MGV 8295, MGVS 6037   Harry Edison - The Swinger
* Verve MGV 8353, MGVS 6118   Harry Edison - Mr. Swing

George Lewis Band

Alvin Alcorn (trumpet) Jim Robinson (trombone) George Lewis (clarinet) Joe Robichaux (piano) Alcide "Slow Drag" Pavageau (bass) Joe Watkins (drums, vocals)
Chicago, IL, September 29, 1958
22481-3Say Si SiVerve MGV 8325
22482-1Beale Street Blues-
22483-7Down Home Rag-
22484-6Riverside Blues-
22485-2Somebody Stole My Gal-
22486-2Runnin' Wild-
* Verve MGV 8325, MGVS 6064   The George Lewis Band - Oh, Didn't He Ramble

George Lewis Band

Alvin Alcorn (trumpet) Jim Robinson (trombone) George Lewis (clarinet) Joe Robichaux (piano) Alcide "Slow Drag" Pavageau (bass) Joe Watkins (drums, vocals): same personnel
Chicago, IL, September 30, 1958
22487-7I Shall Walk Through The Streets Of The CityVerve MGV 8325
22488-5Lily Of The Valley-
22489-6Oh, Didn't He Ramble-
22490-2Weary Blues-
* Verve MGV 8325, MGVS 6064   The George Lewis Band - Oh, Didn't He Ramble

Mitzi Gaynor With Pete King Orchestra

Mitzi Gaynor (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Pete King (arranger)
Los Angeles, CA?, October 8, 1958
22500-6RainVerve MGV 2110
22501-2I Won't Dance-
22502-5I Only Have Eyes For You-
22503-6Cheek To Cheek-
* Verve MGV 2110, MGVS 6014   Mitzi Gaynor, Pete King - Mitzi

Gary Crosby With Marty Paich Orchestra

Gary Crosby (vocals) Marty Paich Orchestra
Los Angeles, CA?, October 15, 17 & 18, 1958
22599-17Blues In The NightVerve MGV 2112
22600-5Mood Indigo-
22601-10Night Train-
22602-11Sentimental JourneyVerve V 10163, MGV 2112
22603-3After The Lights Go Down Low-
22604-4Breeze (Blow My Baby Back To Me)Verve MGV 2112
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-
* Verve MGV 2112, MGVS 6018   Gary Crosby - Belts The Blues
* Verve V 10163   Gary Crosby - Sentimental Journey / After The Lights Go Down Low

Harry Edison - Buck Clayton Octet

Buck Clayton, Harry Edison (trumpet) Jimmy Forrest (tenor sax) Eddie Costa (vibes) Jimmy Jones (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Joe Benjamin (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
NYC, October 16, 1958
22505Memories For The CountVerve MGV 8293
22506Come With Me-
22507Critic's Delight-
22508Medley: It All Depends On You / How Long Has This Been Going On / Makin' Whoopee / Charmaine-
22509Oh How I Hate To Get Up In The Morning-
22510Untitled Edison Originalunissued
* Verve MGV 8293, MGVS 6016   Harry Edison Swings Buck Clayton And Vice Versa

Gene Krupa And His Orchestra

Al DeRisi, Ernie Royal, Doc Severinsen, Al Stewart (trumpet) Eddie Bert, Billy Byers, Jimmy Cleveland, Kai Winding (trombone) Sam Marowitz, Phil Woods (alto sax) Frank Socolow, Eddie Wasserman (tenor sax) Danny Bank (baritone sax) Hank Jones (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Jimmy Gannon (bass) Gene Krupa (drums) Gerry Mulligan (arranger, conductor)
Fine Recording, NYC, October 20, 1958
22520Bird HouseVerve MGV 8292
22521Margie-
22522Mulligan Stew-
22523Yardbird Suite-
* Verve MGV 8292, MGVS 6008   Gene Krupa Plays Gerry Mulligan Arrangements

Gene Krupa And His Orchestra

Al DeRisi, Mark Markowitz, Ernie Royal, Doc Severinsen, Al Stewart (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Willie Dennis, Urbie Green, Kai Winding (trombone) unknown (tuba) Sam Marowitz, Phil Woods (alto sax) Frank Socolow, Eddie Wasserman (tenor sax) Danny Bank (baritone sax) Hank Jones (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Jimmy Gannon (bass) Gene Krupa (drums) Gerry Mulligan (arranger, conductor)
Fine Recording, NYC, October 21 & 22, 1958
22524-3Begin The BeguineVerve MGV 8292
22525-5Sugar-
22526-4The Way Of All Flesh-
22527-4Birds Of A Feather-
22528-4Sometimes I'm Happy-
22529-3How High The MoonVerve MGV 8292, VSP 4
22530-3 | 62VK230 | 63VK633Disc Jockey JumpVerve VK 115, MGV 8292, V/V6 8571, V/V6 8594, VSP 4
22531-3If You Were The Only Girl In The WorldVerve MGV 8292, VSP 4
* Verve MGV 8292, MGVS 6008   Gene Krupa Plays Gerry Mulligan Arrangements
* Verve VSP 4   Gene Krupa - That Drummer's Band
* Verve V/V6 8571   The Essential Gene Krupa - Let Me Off Uptown
* Verve V/V6 8594   The Best Of Gene Krupa - Verve's Choice
* Verve VK 115   Gene Krupa - Disc Jockey Jump / Drum Boogie

Randy Sparks

Randy Sparks (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA?, November 8, 1958
22536-14Ball And ChainVerve V 10156
22537-7Love, Loveunissued
22538-8That Lucky Old SunVerve V 10156, MGV 2126
* Verve MGV 2126   Randy Sparks - Walkin' The Low Road
* Verve V 10156   Randy Sparks - Ball And Chain / That Lucky Old Sun

The Fraternity Brothers

The Fraternity Brothers (vocal group)
Los Angeles, CA?, November 8, 1958
22539Morning, Moon And NightVerve V 10157
22540The Letter-
* Verve V 10157   The Fraternity Brothers - Morning, Moon And Night / The Letter

Johnny Hodges With Stuttgart Light Orchestra

Johnny Hodges (alto sax) Horst Jankowski (piano) unidentified strings, Wolfram Rohrig (conductor) Russ Garcia (arranger)
Stuttgart, West Germany, November 18, 1958
25012Love Is Here To StayVerve MGV 8314
25013Nice Work If You Can Get It-
25014'S Wonderful-
25015Summertime-
25016SoonVerve MGV 8314, VSP 38
25017But Not For MeVerve MGV 8314
25018They All Laughed-
25019Somebody Loves Me-
25020They Can't Take That Away From Me-
25021Someone To Watch Over Me-
25022The Man I Love-
25023Lady Be Good-
* Verve MGV 8314, MGVS 6048   Johnny Hodges And His Strings Play The Prettiest Gershwin
* Verve VSP 38   Various Artists - The Art Of The Ballad #2

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Gene Gammage (drums)
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, November 20 & 21, 1958
22541-10 | 64VK200On The Street Where You LiveVerve V 10192, MGV 2119
22542-37 | 64VK201Get Me To The Church On TimeVerve MGV 2119
22543-9 | 64VK202I Could Have Danced All NightVerve V 10192, MGV 2119
22544-7 | 64VK203I've Grown Accustomed To Her FaceVerve MGV 2119
22545-3 | 64VK204Wouldn't It Be LoverlyVerve MGV 2119, V/V6 8740
22546-6 | 64VK205Show MeVerve MGV 2119
22547-10 | 64VK206The Rain In SpainVerve MGV 2119, V6 8775
* Verve MGV 2119, MGVS 6060, V/V6 8581   Oscar Peterson Plays "My Fair Lady"
* Verve V/V6 8740   Oscar Peterson - Night Train, Vol. 2
* Verve V6 8775   Oscar Peterson - Oscar's
* Verve V 10192   Oscar Peterson - On The Street Where You Live / I Could Have Danced All Night

Ella Fitzgerald With The Marty Paich's Dek-tette

Don Fagerquist, Al Porcino (trumpet) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone, tenor sax) Vince DeRosa (French horn) John Kitzmiller (tuba) Bud Shank (alto sax) Bill Holman (tenor sax) Med Flory (baritone sax) Lou Levy (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Marty Paich (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, November 22, 1958
22563-8You Hit The SpotVerve MGV 4021
22564-2Blues In The Night-
22565-7What's Your Story, Morning Glory-
22566-6Just You, Just Me-
22567-2My Kinda Love-
22568-3If I Were A Bell-
22569-3Teardrops From My EyesVerve V 10166, MGV 4021
* Verve MGV 4021, MGVS 6019   Ella Fitzgerald - Ella Swings Lightly
* Verve V 10166   Ella Fitzgerald - Teardrops From My Eyes / Little Jazz

Ella Fitzgerald With The Marty Paich's Dek-tette

Don Fagerquist, Al Porcino (trumpet) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone, tenor sax) Vince DeRosa (French horn) John Kitzmiller (tuba) Bud Shank (alto sax) Bill Holman (tenor sax) Med Flory (baritone sax) Lou Levy (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Marty Paich (arranger, conductor): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, November 23, 1958
22570-3You're An Old SmoothieVerve MGV 4021
22571-3As Long As I Live-
22572-1Knock Me A Kiss-
22573-4Gotta Be This Or That-
22574-3720 In The Books-
22575-3Moonlight On The Ganges-
22576-4Oh What A Night For LoveVerve V 10158
22577-2 | 106648Little JazzVerve V 10166, MGV 4021, V6 8795
22578-2Little White LiesVerve MGV 4021
22579-3You Brought A New Kind Of Love To Me-
22580-1Dreams Are Made For ChildrenVerve V 10158
* Verve MGV 4021, MGVS 6019   Ella Fitzgerald - Ella Swings Lightly
* Verve V6 8795   Ella Fitzgerald
* Verve V 10158   Ella Fitzgerald - Oh What A Night For Love / Dreams Are Made For Children
* Verve V 10166   Ella Fitzgerald - Teardrops From My Eyes / Little Jazz

Ella Fitzgerald With Frank DeVol Orchestra

4 unknown, Harry Edison (trumpet) 3-4 unknown (trombone) 5 unknown (reeds) unknown (piano) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Frank DeVol (director)
Los Angeles, CA, November 24, 1958
22581-6East Of The SunVerve MGV 4032
22582-4Lullaby Of Broadway-
22583-2Let's Fall In Love Again-
22584-4I Remember You-
22585-3Sweet And Lovely-
22586-1Can't We Be Friends-
22587-7Out Of This World-
22588-1Makin' Whoopee-
* Verve MGV 4032, MGVS 6072   Ella Fitzgerald Sings Sweet Songs For Swingers

Gene Krupa Quartet

Eddie Wasserman (tenor sax, clarinet, flute) Ronnie Ball (piano) Jimmy Gannon (bass) Gene Krupa (drums)
Madison, WI, December 6, 1958
22595-8 | 63VK631Sing, Sing, Sing, Part 1Verve V 10160, V/V6 8571, V/V6 8594
22596-11 | 63VK631Sing, Sing, Sing, Part 2-
22597-5High Falutin'unissued
22598-3Sweet Georgia Brown-
* Verve V/V6 8571   The Essential Gene Krupa - Let Me Off Uptown
* Verve V/V6 8594   The Best Of Gene Krupa - Verve's Choice
* Verve V 10160   Gene Krupa - Sing, Sing, Sing, Part 1 & 2

The Fraternity Brothers

The Fraternity Brothers (vocal group)
Netherlands, 1958
22615-20WhenVerve MGV 2116
22616unknown titleunissued
* Verve MGV 2116   The Fraternity Brothers - Passion Flower

Bill Ador And His Orchestra

Bill Ador And His Orchestra
1958
22532Perdido Cha ChaVerve V 10155
22533Tea For Two-
* Verve V 10155   Bill Ador - Perdido Cha Cha / Tea For Two

Chuck And Gary

Chuck And Gary, and others
1958
21952-ATeenie Weenie JeanieVerve V 10117
21953-ACan't Make Up My Mind-
* Verve V 10117   Chuck And Gary - Teenie Weenie Jeanie / Can't Make Up My Mind

Jimmy Church's Magicians

Jimmy Church's Magicians, and others
1958
22090Corredo RockVerve V 10126
22091Bandstand Polka-
* Verve V 10126   Jimmy Church - Corredo Rock / Bandstand Polka

Sam Alessi

Sam Alessi, and others
1958
22611Oho, AhaVerve V 10161
22612Adorable Cha Cha-
22613How About It, BabyVerve V 10165
22614Let 'M Talk-
* Verve V 10161   Sam Alessi - Oho, Aha / Adorable Cha Cha
* Verve V 10165   Sam Alessi - How About It, Baby / Let 'M Talk

The Fraternity Brothers

The Fraternity Brothers (vocal group)
1958
22092Study HallVerve V 10127, MGV 2116
22093BulldozerVerve V 10127
* Verve MGV 2116   The Fraternity Brothers - Passion Flower
* Verve V 10127   The Fraternity Brothers - Study Hall / Bulldozer

Plaz Adams

Plaz Adams, and others
1958
21896-11Rock 'N Roll Is SpreadingVerve V 10122
21899-9Just One More Kiss-
* Verve V 10122   Plaz Adams - Rock 'N Roll Is Spreading / Just One More Kiss

Gerri Hall

Gerri Hall (vocals) and others
1958
21897-19SchoolboyVerve V 10123
21898-11Let's Make A Little Love-
* Verve V 10123   Gerri Hall - Schoolboy / Let's Make A Little Love

New Salem Johnson

New Salem Johnson, and others
1958
21900-10I'm Just Your SlaveVerve unissued
21901-11When The Moon Is Bright-

Rock Murphy

Rock Murphy (vocals) and others
1958
21902-7Scratchin', Part 1Verve V 10137
21903-3Scratchin', Part 2-
* Verve V 10137   Rock Murphy - Scratchin', Part 1 & 2

Paul Marvin

Paul Marvin, and others
1958
21904-3If This Be LoveVerve unissued
21905-14The Girl I Left Behind-

Sam Samson

Sam Samson, and others
Netherlands, 1958?
22240RomaniVerve V 10139
22241Squeeze Me, Pretty Baby-
* Verve V 10139   Sam Samson - Romani / Squeeze Me, Pretty Baby

Armando Orefiche And His Havana Cuban Boys

Armando Orefiche, and others
1958?
25033Nostalgia CubanaVerve MGV 20008
25034Me Siento Amoroso-
25035Dime Adios-
25036Rendezvous En Madrid-
25037Cha Cha Cha La Negra-
25038La Guajira-
25039Quanto Me Alegro-
25040Canto A Rio De Janeiro-
25041Bolero Arabe-
25042Corazon Para Que-
25043Mi Camaguey-
25044Monecas Del Cha Cha Cha-
25045Rhumba BlancaBarclay (F) unknown
25046Maaleych-
25047Sube Espuma-
25048Carino Samente-
25049Burundanga-
25050Rumba Internacional-
25051Carnival Del Uruguay-
25052Cha Cha Cha De Guajira-
25053Rumba Argentina-
25054Linda Chilena-
25055Cubans Soy Y Tropical-
25056Batanga-
* Verve MGV 20008   Armando Orefiche

Mort Sahl

Mort Sahl (spoken word)
1958?
Look Forward In Anger, Part 1Verve MGV 15004
Look Forward In Anger, Part 2-
* Verve MGV 15004   Mort Sahl 1960 Or "Look Forward In Anger"

Jack Kerouac

Jack Kerouac (reading)
1958?
San Francisco Scene (The Beat Generation)Verve MGV 15005
San Francisco Blues (Fragments)-
San Francisco-
Street Scene-
Money Honey-
Westinghouse Elevator-
Old Age-
Praised Be Man-
The Sad Turtle-
Lucien Midnight: The Sounds Of The Universe In My Window / Excerpts 1&2 / History Of Bop-
The Subterraneans-
Visions Of Neal-
Neal And The Three Stooges-
* Verve MGV 15005   Readings By Jack Kerouac On The Beat Generation

Mort Sahl

Mort Sahl (spoken word)
1958?
A Way Of Life, Part 1Verve MGV 15006
A Way Of Life, Part 2-
* Verve MGV 15006   Mort Sahl - A Way Of Life

Ricky And Robie

Ricky And Robie
1958
The Brat (Guaglione)Verve V 10148
Rockin' River-
* Verve V 10148   Ricky And Robie - The Brat (Guaglione) / Rockin' River

Ricky Vallo

Ricky Vallo
1958
Baby FaceVerve V 10149
Could I Love You More-
* Verve V 10149   Ricky Vallo - Baby Face / Could I Love You More

Arthur Prysock

Arthur Prysock (vocals) and others
1958
103520I Just Want To Make Love To YouOld Town 1060, LP 102; Verve V/V6 5038
* Old Town LP 102   Arthur Prysock - I Worry About You
* Verve V/V6 5038   The Best Of Arthur Prysock, Vol. 2
* Old Town 1060   Arthur Prysock - I Just Want To Make Love To You / Keep A Light In The Window For Me

Sam Samson And His Shufflers

Sam Samson, and others
Netherlands, circa 1958???
22304Rockin' CelentoVerve V 10144
22305Crazy Rancho Rock-
* Verve V 10144   Sam Samson - Rockin' Celento / Crazy Rancho Rock

Chaino

Chaino (bongos, congas, percussion, maracas)
circa 1958???
22306Jungle Mating CallVerve MGV 2104
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-
* Verve MGV 2104   Chaino - Jungle Mating Rhythms

Dale Warren

Dale Warren, and others
circa 1958???
22242-1Baby AngelVerve V 10140
22243-7The Image Of Me-
22244-4Look Behind Youunissued
* Verve V 10140   Dale Warren - Baby Angel / The Image Of Me

Jack Lerole And His Rhythm

Jack Lerole And His Rhythm, and others
circa 1958???
22258Lion KillerVerve V 10142
22259Kivela Jake-
* Verve V 10142   Jack Lerole - Lion Killer / Kivela Jake

Randy Sparks

Randy Sparks (vocals) and others
circa 1958???
22334Strange Are The Ways Of LoveVerve V 10147, MGV 2126
* Verve MGV 2126   Randy Sparks - Walkin' The Low Road
* Verve V 10147   Randy Sparks - King Cotton / Strange Are The Ways Of Love