Verve Records Discography: 1963

1963

Kai Winding Quartet

Kai Winding (trombone) Ross Tompkins (piano) Russell George (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
NYC, January 4, 1963
63VK234Playboy's ThemeVerve V/V6 8525
63VK235The Sweetest Sounds-
63VK236You've Changed-
63VK237I Believe In You-
* Verve V/V6 8525   Kai Winding Solo

Pat Thomas

Pat Thomas (vocals) unidentified studio orchestra, Sammy Lowe, Claus Ogerman, Lalo Schifrin, Billy VerPlanck (arranger, conductor)
January 4, 1963
63VK216 | 63XY360Home In The MeadowVerve VK 10284
63VK217Till You're Back-
* Verve VK 10284   Pat Thomas - Home In The Meadow / Till You're Back

Ella Fitzgerald With Nelson Riddle's Orchestra

Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Nelson Riddle's Orchestra, unidentified strings
Los Angeles, CA, January 5, 1963
63VK204I'm Old FashionedVerve V/V6 4060
63VK205A Fine Romance-
63VK206I'll Be Hard To Handle-
* Verve V/V6 4060, V/V6 8670   Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Jerome Kern Song Book

Ella Fitzgerald With Nelson Riddle's Orchestra

Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Nelson Riddle's Orchestra, unidentified strings: same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, January 6, 1963
63VK207The Way You Look TonightVerve V/V6 4060
63VK208Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man-
63VK209Yesterdays-
63VK210Why Was I Born-
* Verve V/V6 4060, V/V6 8670   Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Jerome Kern Song Book

Ella Fitzgerald With Nelson Riddle's Orchestra

Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Nelson Riddle's Orchestra, unidentified strings: same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, January 7, 1963
63VK211You Couldn't Be CuterVerve V/V6 4060
63VK212She Didn't Say Yes-
63VK213Let's Begin-
63VK214Remind Me-
63VK215All The Things You Are-
* Verve V/V6 4060, V/V6 8670   Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Jerome Kern Song Book

Jim Hall And Bill Finnegan

Bill Finnegan, Jim Hall
January 9, 1963
63VK200Yellow BirdVerve unissued
63VK201De Moreto-
63VK202Out Of Limbo-
63VK203Matilda-
63VK226Limbo-
63VK227Jump Line-
63VK228Gloria-
63VK229Sweetheart From Venezuela-

Jim Hall And Bill Finnegan

Bill Finnegan, Jim Hall: same personnel
January 11, 1963
63VK230Brown Skin GalVerve unissued
63VK231Peanut Vendor-
63VK232Bimbo-
63VK233Mary-

Kai Winding Quartet

Kai Winding (trombone) Ross Tompkins (piano) Russell George (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
NYC, January 24, 1963
63VK248Day Of Wine And RosesVerve V/V6 8525
63VK249I Believe In Youunissued
63VK250The Things We Did Last SummerVerve V/V6 8525
63VK251Hey There-
63VK255How Are Things In Glocca Morra-
* Verve V/V6 8525   Kai Winding Solo

Gary McFarland Orchestra

Phil Woods (clarinet) Spencer Sinatra (alto saxophone, flute) Julian Barber, Allan Goldberg (viola) Aaron Juvelier, Joseph Tekula (cello) Gary McFarland (vibraphone, arranger, conductor) Bill Evans (piano) Jim Hall (guitar) Richard Davis (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums)
Webster Hall, NYC, January 24, 1963 or December 18, 1962
63VK219Reflections In The ParkVerve V/V6 8518
63VK221Night Images-
63VK223Tree Patterns-
63VK220Peachtree-
63VK222Misplaced Cowpoke-
63VK218A Moment Alone-
* Verve V/V6 8518   The Gary McFarland Orchestra
= Verve 314 527 953-2   The Complete Bill Evans On Verve

Cal Tjader Quintet

Cal Tjader (vibraphone) Clare Fisher (piano, organ) Freddy Schreiber (bass) Johnny Rae (drums) Bill Fitch (congas)
Los Angeles, CA, January 28, 1963
63VK224Hip WalkVerve V/V6 8531, V/V6 8725
63VK240Sally's TomatoVerve V/V6 8531
63VK241O Barquinho-
63VK242El Muchacho-
* Verve V/V6 8531   Cal Tjader - Sona Libre
* Verve V/V6 8725   The Best Of Cal Tjader

Cal Tjader Quintet

Cal Tjader (vibraphone) Clare Fisher (piano, organ) Freddy Schreiber (bass) Johnny Rae (drums) Bill Fitch (congas): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, January 29, 1963
63VK243InsightVerve V/V6 8531, 2V6S 8820
63VK244Manha De CarnavalVerve V/V6 8531, 2V6S 8820, V3HB 8843
* Verve V/V6 8531   Cal Tjader - Sona Libre
* Verve 2V6S 8820   Cal Tjader - Doxy
* Verve V3HB 8843   Cal Tjader - Return Engagement

Cal Tjader Quintet

Cal Tjader (vibraphone) Clare Fisher (piano, organ) Freddy Schreiber (bass) Johnny Rae (drums) Bill Fitch (congas): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, January 30, 1963
63VK225My ReverieVerve V/V6 8531, 2V6S 8820
63VK245Azul-
63VK246InvitationVerve V/V6 8531
63VK247AlonzoVerve V/V6 8531, 2V6S 8820
* Verve V/V6 8531   Cal Tjader - Sona Libre
* Verve 2V6S 8820   Cal Tjader - Doxy

Kai Winding Quintet

Kai Winding (trombone) Ross Tompkins (piano) Dick Garcia (guitar) Russell George (bass) Gus Johnson (drums)
NYC, February 5, 1963
63VK252Recardo (Bossa Nova)Verve V/V6 8525
63VK253I'm Your Bunny Bossa Nova-
63VK254Capricious-
* Verve V/V6 8525   Kai Winding Solo

Bill Evans Solo

Bill Evans (piano)
NYC, February 6, 1963
63VK299N.Y.C.'s No LarkVerve V/V6 8526
* Verve V/V6 8526, 821 984-2   Bill Evans - Conversations With Myself
= Verve 314 527 953-2   The Complete Bill Evans On Verve

Bob Brookmeyer - Lalo Schifrin Orchestra

Frank Rehak (trombone) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Jerome Richardson, Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Leo Wright (alto saxophone, flute) Al Cohn, Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Romeo Penque (reeds) Carmelita Koehler (cello) Lalo Schifrin (piano) Jimmy Raney (guitar) Ben Tucker (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Jose Paulo (percussion)
NYC, February 7, 1963
63VK272It's All Right With MeVerve V/V6 8543
63VK273But Not For Me-
63VK274Time After Time-
63VK275Just One Of Those Things-
63VK276What Kind Of Fool Am I-
63VK277Samba Para Dos-
63VK278I Get A Kick Out Of You-
63VK290My Funny Valentine-
* Verve V/V6 8543   Bob Brookmeyer - Samba Para Dos

Stan Getz - Luiz Bonfa Septet

Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Antonio Carlos Jobim (piano, guitar) Luiz Bonfa (guitar) Tommy Williams (bass) George Duvivier (bass -2/5) Paulo Ferreira (drums) Jose Carlos (drums, percussion) Maria Toledo (vocals)
NYC, February 8, 1963
1. 63VK280SambaleroVerve VK 10291, V/V6 8523
2. 63VK285So Danco SambaVerve V/V6 8523
3. 63VK286InsensatezVerve V/V6 8523, V/V6 8719, VS 200
4. 63VK287O Morro Nao Tem VezVerve VK 10291, V/V6 8523
5. 63VK306Um Abraco No GetzVerve V/V6 8523, 2V6S 8815
* Verve V/V6 8523   Stan Getz/Luiz Bonfa - Jazz Samba Encore!
= Verve 823 611-1   Stan Getz - The Girl From Ipanema: The Bossa Nova Years
* Verve V/V6 8719   The Best Of Stan Getz
* Verve VS 200   The World Of Stan Getz
* Verve 2V6S 8815   The History Of Stan Getz
* Verve VK 10291   Stan Getz/Luiz Bonfa - Sambalero / O Morro Nao Tem Vez

Stan Getz - Luiz Bonfa Quartet

Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Luiz Bonfa (guitar) Don Payne (bass) Paulo Ferreira (drums) Maria Toledo (vocals)
NYC, February 9, 1963
63VK279Menina FlorVerve V/V6 8523
63VK281Samba De Duas Notas-
63VK282Manina De Maria (Mania De Maia)-
Ebony Samba (alt. take)Verve 823 611-1
* Verve V/V6 8523   Stan Getz/Luiz Bonfa - Jazz Samba Encore!
= Verve 823 611-1   Stan Getz - The Girl From Ipanema: The Bossa Nova Years

Bill Evans Solo

Bill Evans (piano)
NYC, February 9, 1963
63VK305'Round MidnightVerve V/V6 8526
63VK300How About YouVerve V/V6 8526, V/V6 8747, V6 654-2
63VK303Stella By StarlightVerve V/V6 8526
63VK304Hey There-
63VK301Just You, Just Me-
63VK302A Sleepin' BeeVerve 821 984-2, 314 527 953-2
* Verve V/V6 8526, 821 984-2   Bill Evans - Conversations With Myself
= Verve 314 527 953-2   The Complete Bill Evans On Verve
* Verve V/V6 8747   The Best Of Bill Evans
* Verve V6 654-2   Various Artists - 24 Karat Gold For Groovin'

Ray Brown and others

Ray Brown (bass) and others
NYC, February 11, 1963
63VK288EtudeVerve unissued
63VK289I Know You So Well-

Claudia Miranda

Claudia Miranda (vocals) and others
February 11, 1963
63VK261My Kind Of GirlVerve unissued
63VK262O Barquinho-
63VK263I Concentrate On You-
63VK264But Not For Me-
63VK265Tern Do De Mim-
63VK266Corcovado-
63VK267Samba Para Dos-
63VK268Don't You Know-
63VK269Time After Time-
63VK270That's All Right With Me-
63VK271Hallelujah Bossa Nova-

Bill Henderson

Bill Henderson (vocals) and others
NYC, February 13, 1963
63VK291You'll Never Get Away From MeVerve unissued
63VK292She Loves Me-

Jackie Mason

Jackie Mason (comedian)
February 23, 1963
63VK293Don't Blame The Bossa NovaVerve VK 10289
63VK294I Gave My Love-
* Verve VK 10289   Jackie Mason - Don't Blame The Bossa Nova / I Gave My Love

Stan Getz - Luiz Bonfa Quintet

Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Luiz Bonfa (guitar) Don Payne (bass) Paulo Ferreira (drums) Dave Bailey (drums, percussion) Maria Toledo (vocals)
NYC, February 27, 1963
63VK283Saudade Vem CorrendoVerve V/V6 8523
63VK284Ebony SambaVerve V/V6 8523, VS 200
* Verve V/V6 8523   Stan Getz/Luiz Bonfa - Jazz Samba Encore!
= Verve 823 611-1   Stan Getz - The Girl From Ipanema: The Bossa Nova Years
* Verve VS 200   The World Of Stan Getz

Bill Evans Solo

Bill Evans (piano)
NYC, February, 1963
104808Bemsha SwingVerve V/V6 8747, 821 984-2, 314 527 953-2
* Verve V/V6 8747   The Best Of Bill Evans
* Verve 821 984-2   Bill Evans - Conversations With Myself
* Verve 314 527 953-2   The Complete Bill Evans On Verve

J.J. Johnson Octet

Paul Faulise, Urbie Green, J.J. Johnson, Lou McGarity, Tom Mitchell (trombone) Hank Jones (piano) Chuck Israels (bass) Walter Perkins (drums)
NYC, March 12, 1963
63VK313Nobody's HeartVerve V/V6 8530
63VK314Who Will Buy-
63VK315Lovely-
63VK316Mira-
63VK317The Sweetest Sounds-
63VK318Small Worldunissued
63VK319A Sleeping BeeVerve V/V6 8530
* Verve V/V6 8530   J.J. Johnson - J.J.'s Broadway

Jimmy Smith With Oliver Nelson Orchestra

Joe Newman, Ernie Royal, Clark Terry (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, Quentin Jackson (trombone) George Dorsey, Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Al Cohn, Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Smith (organ) Milt Hinton (bass) Jimmy Johnson (drums) Oliver Nelson (arranger, conductor)
NYC, March 15, 1963
63VK336Walk Right InVerve VK 10298, V/V6 8544
63VK337Trouble In MindVerve V/V6 8544, V6 652-2
63VK338Meditation-
63VK339Blueberry HillVerve VK 10298, V/V6 8544
* Verve V/V6 8544   Jimmy Smith - Hobo Flats
* Verve V6 652-2   Jimmy Smith - 24 Karat Hits
* Verve VK 10298   Jimmy Smith - Walk Right In / Blueberry Hill

Stan Getz - Joao Gilberto Quintet

Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Antonio Carlos Jobim (piano) Joao Gilberto (guitar, vocals) Tommy Williams (bass) Milton Banana (drums) Astrud Gilberto (vocals -2,5)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, March 18 & 19, 1963
1. 63VK328So Danco SambaVerve V/V6 8545
2. 63VK329The Girl From IpanemaVerve VK 10322, VK 10323, V/V6 8545, V/V6 8719, 2V6S 8815, V6 654-2
3. 63VK330Vivo SohandoVerve V/V6 8545
4. 63VK331DesafinadoVerve VK 146, V/V6 8545
5. 63VK332CorcovadoVerve VK 10322, V/V6 8545, V/V6 8719
6. 63VK333P'ra Machucar Meu CoracaoVerve V/V6 8545
7. 63VK334Doralice-
8. 63VK335O Grande Amor-
* Verve V/V6 8545   Stan Getz/Joao Gilberto - Getz/Gilberto
= Verve 823 611-1   Stan Getz - The Girl From Ipanema: The Bossa Nova Years
* Verve V/V6 8719   The Best Of Stan Getz
* Verve 2V6S 8815   The History Of Stan Getz
* Verve V6 654-2   Various Artists - 24 Karat Gold For Groovin'
* Verve VK 10322   Stan Getz/Astrud Gilberto - The Girl From Ipanema / Corcovado
* Verve VK 10323, VK 126   Stan Getz/Joao Gilberto - The Girl From Ipanema / Blowin' In The Wind
* Verve VK 146   Stan Getz - Desafinado / Early Autumn

Jimmy Smith With Oliver Nelson Orchestra

Joe Newman, Ernie Royal, Clark Terry (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, Quentin Jackson (trombone) George Dorsey, Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Al Cohn, Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Smith (organ) George Duvivier (bass) Bill Rodriguez (drums) Oliver Nelson (arranger, conductor)
NYC, March 20, 1963
63VK340AHobo Flats, Part 1Verve VK 10283, V/V6 8544, V/V6 8721, VS 201, V6 652-2
63VK340BHobo Flats, Part 2Verve VK 10283, V/V6 8544, V/V6 8721, V6 652-2
63VK341The PreacherVerve V/V6 8544
63VK342I Can't Stop Lovin' You-
* Verve V/V6 8544   Jimmy Smith - Hobo Flats
* Verve V/V6 8721   The Best Of Jimmy Smith
* Verve VS 201   Various Artists - Hits Are On Verve
* Verve V6 652-2   Jimmy Smith - 24 Karat Hits
* Verve VK 10283   Jimmy Smith - Hobo Flats, Part 1&2

Stan Getz - Laurindo Almeida Nonet

Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Steve Kuhn (piano) Laurindo Almeida (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Edison Machado, Luiz Parga, Jose Paulo, Jose Soorez (percussion)
Webster Hall, NYC, March 21, 1963
63VK344Once Again (Otra Vez)Verve V/V6 8665
63VK347Samba De Sahra (Sahra's Samba)Verve V/V6 8665, 2V6S 8815
63VK348Maracatu-TooVerve V/V6 8665
CorcovadoVerve 823 611-1
* Verve V/V6 8665   Stan Getz With Laurindo Almeida
= Verve 823 611-1   Stan Getz - The Girl From Ipanema: The Bossa Nova Years
* Verve 2V6S 8815   The History Of Stan Getz

Stan Getz - Laurindo Almeida Nonet

Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Steve Kuhn (piano) Laurindo Almeida (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Dave Bailey (drums) Edison Machado, Luiz Parga, Jose Paulo, Jose Soorez (percussion): same personnel
Webster Hall, NYC, March 22, 1963
63VK343Monica Moca (Young Lady)Verve VK 10468, V/V6 8665
63VK345Winter Moon-
63VK346Do What You Do, DoVerve V/V6 8665
* Verve V/V6 8665   Stan Getz With Laurindo Almeida
= Verve 823 611-1   Stan Getz - The Girl From Ipanema: The Bossa Nova Years
* Verve VK 10468   Stan Getz - Monica Moca (Young Lady) / Winter Moon

Johnny Hodges Quintet

Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Lalo Schifrin (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Dave Bailey (drums)
NYC, March 26, 1963
63VK349 | 73L5939WanderlustVerve V/V6 8546
63VK350 | 73L5941Somebody Loves Me-
63VK351 | 73L5936Dreary Days-
63VK352 | 73L5942Away From You-
63VK353 | 73L5940All Too Soon-
63VK354 | 73L5934Mama Knows-
63VK355 | 73L5935I'm In Another World-
63VK356 | 73L5937I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me-
63VK357 | 73L5938B.A. Blues-
* Verve V/V6 8546   Johnny Hodges (not released)
= Verve V6 8834   Johnny Hodges - Previously Unreleased Recordings

Oliver Nelson And His Orchestra

Joe Newman, Ernie Royal, Snooky Young (trumpet) Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, Quentin Jackson, Tony Studd (trombone) Romeo Penque (flute, baritone saxophone) George Dorsey (alto saxophone, oboe) Phil Woods (alto saxophone, clarinet) Stan Webb (tenor saxophone, oboe) Oliver Nelson (tenor,alto saxophone, arranger, conductor) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Harry Breuer (marimba, castanets, metal discs) Jim Hall (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, March 26, 1963
63VK295Paris BluesVerve V/V6 8508
63VK296Miss Fine-
63VK297Majorca-
63VK298Lila's Theme-
* Verve V/V6 8508   Oliver Nelson - Full Nelson

Oliver Nelson And His Orchestra

Joe Newman, Ernie Royal, Snooky Young (trumpet) Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, Quentin Jackson, Tony Studd (trombone) George Dorsey (alto saxophone, oboe) Phil Woods (alto saxophone, clarinet) Stan Webb (tenor saxophone) Oliver Nelson (tenor,alto saxophone, arranger, conductor) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Phil Bodner (reeds) Phil Kraus (celeste, vibraphone) Jim Hall (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums): Webb plays (tenor saxophone). Phil Bodner (reeds) Phil Kraus (celeste, vibraphone) replaces Penque, Breuer
NYC, March 28, 1963
63VK309BackwoodsVerve V/V6 8508
63VK310Cool-
63VK311What Kind Of Fool Am I-
63VK312You Love But Once-
* Verve V/V6 8508   Oliver Nelson - Full Nelson

J.J. Johnson Quartet

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Hank Jones (piano) Richard Davis (bass) Walter Perkins (drums)
NYC, April 6, 1963
63VK358Put On A Happy FaceVerve V/V6 8530
63VK359Make Someone Happy-
63VK360My Favorite ThingsVerve V/V6 8530, V/V6 8579
63VK361A Second ChanceVerve V/V6 8530
* Verve V/V6 8530   J.J. Johnson - J.J.'s Broadway
* Verve V/V6 8579   Various Artists - Winners All! Down Beat Jazz Poll

Count Basie And His Orchestra

Al Aarons, Sonny Cohn, Don Rader, Fortunatus Fip Ricard, Snooky Young (trumpet) Henry Coker, Urbie Green, Grover Mitchell, Benny Powell (trombone) Marshall Royal (alto saxophone, clarinet) Eric Dixon, Frank Foster, Frank Wess (tenor,alto saxophone, flute) Charlie Fowlkes (baritone saxophone) Count Basie (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Buddy Catlett (bass) Sonny Payne (drums) Billy Byers (arranger)
NYC, April 8, 9, 10 & 11, 1963
63VK387Come Fly With MeVerve V/V6 8563
63VK388Hey Jealous Lover-
63VK389In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning-
63VK390This Love Of Mine-
63VK391South Of The BorderVerve V/V6 8563, V6 8783
63VK392On The Road To MandalayVerve VK 10318, V/V6 8563
63VK393I'll Never Smile AgainVerve V/V6 8563
63VK394Only The Lonely-
63VK395Saturday Night-
63VK396All Of MeVerve VK 10318, V/V6 8563
63VK397The Second Time AroundVerve V/V6 8563, V6 8783
63VK398I Thought About YouVerve V/V6 8563
* Verve V/V6 8563   Count Basie - More Hits Of The 50's And 60's
* Verve V6 8783   Count Basie - Basie
* Verve VK 10318   Count Basie - On The Road To Mandalay / All Of Me

Kenyon Hopkins And His Orchestra

Clark Terry (trumpet -1) Joe Newman (trumpet -2) Billy Byers, Jimmy Cleveland, Dick Lieb (trombone) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Romeo Penque, Jerome Richardson (reeds) Eddie Costa (vibraphone) Lalo Schifrin (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums) Kenyon Hopkins (arranger, conductor)
NYC, April 15, 1963
1. 63VK380LissaVerve V/V6 8548
2. 63VK381Bake's Lament-
* Verve V/V6 8548   Kenyon Hopkins - The Yellow Canary

Kenyon Hopkins And His Orchestra

Joe Newman (trumpet -1,7,8) Clark Terry (trumpet -2/6,9/11) Billy Byers, Jimmy Cleveland, Dick Lieb (trombone) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Romeo Penque, Jerome Richardson (reeds) Eddie Costa (vibraphone) Lalo Schifrin (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass -1,3,7/9) George Duvivier (bass -2,4/6,10,11) Ed Shaughnessy (drums) Kenyon Hopkins (arranger, conductor)
NYC, April 16, 1963
1. 63VK382The HangingVerve V/V6 8548
2. 63VK383On The Roof-
3.The Doll-
4.The Menace-
5.Santa Monica Blues-
6.Deserted Canary-
7.The Yellow Canary Juke Box-
8. 63VK384Spindrift-
9. 63VK385Lonesome Canary-
10. 63VK386The Whistling Canary-
11. 63VK399The Yellow Canary-
* Verve V/V6 8548   Kenyon Hopkins - The Yellow Canary

Count Basie And His Orchestra

Al Aarons, Sonny Cohn, Don Rader, Fortunatus Fip Ricard, Snooky Young (trumpet) Henry Coker, Urbie Green, Grover Mitchell, Benny Powell (trombone) Marshall Royal (alto saxophone, clarinet) Eric Dixon, Frank Foster, Frank Wess (tenor,alto saxophone, flute) Charlie Fowlkes (baritone saxophone) Count Basie (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Buddy Catlett (bass) Sonny Payne (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger)
NYC, April 21, 1963
63VK412Nasty MagnusVerve V/V6 8549, V6 8783
63VK413Dum DumVerve V/V6 8549
63VK414Kansas City WrinklesVerve V/V6 8549, V6 8783
63VK415Count 'EmVerve V/V6 8549
63VK416Belly RollVerve VK 10294, V/V6 8549
63VK501Pleasingly PlumpVerve VK 10294, VK 10329, V/V6 8549
* Verve V/V6 8549   Count Basie - Li'l Ol' Groovemaker... Basie!
* Verve V6 8783   Count Basie - Basie
* Verve VK 10294   Count Basie - Belly Roll / Pleasingly Plump
* Verve VK 10329   Count Basie - Pleasingly Plump / Li'l Ol' Groovemaker

Count Basie And His Orchestra

Al Aarons, Sonny Cohn, Don Rader, Fortunatus Fip Ricard, Snooky Young (trumpet) Henry Coker, Urbie Green, Grover Mitchell, Benny Powell (trombone) Marshall Royal (alto saxophone, clarinet) Eric Dixon, Frank Foster, Frank Wess (tenor,alto saxophone, flute) Charlie Fowlkes (baritone saxophone) Count Basie (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Buddy Catlett (bass) Sonny Payne (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger): same personnel
NYC, April 22, 1963
63VK417Boody RumbleVerve V/V6 8549
63VK418Li'l Ol' GroovemakerVerve VK 10329, V/V6 8549, V6 654-2
63VK419Lullaby For Jolie (Jolie Ann)Verve V/V6 8549
* Verve V/V6 8549   Count Basie - Li'l Ol' Groovemaker... Basie!
* Verve V6 654-2   Various Artists - 24 Karat Gold For Groovin'
* Verve VK 10329   Count Basie - Pleasingly Plump / Li'l Ol' Groovemaker

Cal Tjader With Lalo Schifrin Orchestra

Ernie Royal, Clark Terry (trumpet) Urbie Green (trombone) Bob Northern (French horn) Don Butterfield (tuba) Walt Levinsky (flute, woodwinds) Leon Cohen, Irving Horowitz (oboe) George Berg (bassoon, bass clarinet) Phil Bodner, Phil Kraus (reeds, woodwinds) Stan Webb (woodwinds) Arnold Eidus, Leo Kruczek, Emanuel Vardi (violin) Charles McCracken (cello) Robert Maxwell (harp) Cal Tjader (vibraphone) Lalo Schifrin (piano, arranger, conductor) Jimmy Raney (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums) Johnny Rae (timbales, percussion) Jack Del Rio (tambourine, congas)
NYC, April 23, 1963
63VK427Tokyo BluesVerve V/V6 8507, V3HB 8843
63VK428Hot SakeVerve V/V6 8507
63VK429China NightsVerve VK 10300, V/V6 8507
* Verve V/V6 8507   Cal Tjader - Several Shades Of Jade
* Verve V3HB 8843   Cal Tjader - Return Engagement
* Verve VK 10300   Cal Tjader - China Nights / The Fakir

Cal Tjader With Lalo Schifrin Orchestra

Ernie Royal, Clark Terry (trumpet) Urbie Green (trombone) Bob Northern (French horn) Don Butterfield (tuba) Walt Levinsky (flute, woodwinds) Leon Cohen, Irving Horowitz (oboe) George Berg (bassoon, bass clarinet) Phil Bodner, Phil Kraus (reeds, woodwinds) Stan Webb (woodwinds) Arnold Eidus, Leo Kruczek, Emanuel Vardi (violin) Charles McCracken (cello) Robert Maxwell (harp) Cal Tjader (vibraphone) Lalo Schifrin (piano, arranger, conductor) Jimmy Raney (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums) Johnny Rae (timbales, percussion) Jack Del Rio (tambourine, congas): same personnel
NYC, April 24, 1963
63VK430Almond TreeVerve V/V6 8507
63VK431Cherry Blossoms-
63VK432The FakirVerve VK 10300, V/V6 8507, V/V6 8725
63VK433Samuraiunissued
* Verve V/V6 8507   Cal Tjader - Several Shades Of Jade
* Verve V/V6 8725   The Best Of Cal Tjader
* Verve VK 10300   Cal Tjader - China Nights / The Fakir

Cal Tjader With Lalo Schifrin Orchestra

Ernie Royal, Clark Terry (trumpet) Urbie Green (trombone) Bob Northern (French horn) Don Butterfield (tuba) Walt Levinsky (flute, woodwinds) Leon Cohen, Irving Horowitz (oboe) George Berg (bassoon, bass clarinet) Phil Bodner, Phil Kraus (reeds, woodwinds) Stan Webb (woodwinds) Arnold Eidus, Leo Kruczek, Emanuel Vardi (violin) Charles McCracken (cello) Robert Maxwell (harp) Cal Tjader (vibraphone) Lalo Schifrin (piano, arranger, conductor) Jimmy Raney (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Ed Shaughnessy (drums) Johnny Rae (timbales, percussion) Jack Del Rio (tambourine, congas): same personnel
NYC, April 25, 1963
63VK434BorneoVerve V/V6 8507
63VK435Sahib-
63VK436Song Of The Yellow River-
* Verve V/V6 8507   Cal Tjader - Several Shades Of Jade

Bill Evans With Claus Ogerman Orchestra

Bill Evans (piano) unidentified large orchestra, strings and choir, Claus Ogerman (arranger, conductor)
NYC, May 6, 1963
63VK420Theme From "The V.I.P.'s"Verve VK 10296; MGM E 4184
63VK44255 Days At PekingVerve VK 10293; MGM E 4185
63VK443On BroadwayVerve VK 10293; MGM E 4184
63VK444Sweet SeptemberVerve VK 10296, VS 201; MGM E 4184
* MGM E 4184   Bill Evans Plays The Theme From The V.I.P.'s And Other Great Songs
* MGM E 4185   Various Artists - Twilight Of Honor (Soundtrack)
* Verve VS 201   Various Artists - Hits Are On Verve
* Verve VK 10296   Bill Evans - Theme From "The V.I.P.'s" / Sweet September
* Verve VK 10293   Bill Evans - 55 Days At Peking / On Broadway

Antonio Carlos Jobim With Claus Ogerman Orchestra

Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Leo Wright (alto saxophone, flute) Antonio Carlos Jobim (piano, guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Edson Machado (drums) unidentified strings, Claus Ogerman (arranger, conductor) and others
NYC, May 9 & 10, 1963
63VK447DreamerVerve V/V6 8547
63VK448Meditation-
63VK449Desafinado-
63VK450Aqua De Beber-
63VK451InsensatezVerve V/V6 8547, V6 654-2
63VK452Chega De SaudadeVerve V/V6 8547
63VK453Corvocado (Quiet Nights Of Quiet Stars)Verve VK 10303, VK 10327, V/V6 8547, V6 654-2
63VK454One Note SambaVerve VK 10327, V/V6 8547
63VK455FavelaVerve V/V6 8547
63VK456O Morro Nao Tem Vez-
63VK457The Girl From IpanemaVerve VK 10303, V/V6 8547, VS 201
63VK458Jazz SambaVerve V/V6 8547
* Verve V/V6 8547   Antonio Carlos Jobim - The Composer Of Desafinado, Plays
* Verve V6 654-2   Various Artists - 24 Karat Gold For Groovin'
* Verve VS 201   Various Artists - Hits Are On Verve
* Verve VK 10303   Antonio Carlos Jobim - Corcovado / The Girl From Ipanema
* Verve VK 10327   Antonio Carlos Jobim - Corvocado / One Note Samba

Wynton Kelly Quartet With Claus Ogerman Orchestra

Wynton Kelly (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar -2,3) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) unidentified strings, Claus Ogerman (arranger, conductor)
NYC, May 10, 1963
1. 63VK459Quiet VillageVerve V/V6 8576
2. 63VK460Caesar And Cleopatra Theme-
3. 63VK461To Kill A Mockingbird-
* Verve V/V6 8576   Wynton Kelly - Comin' In The Back Door

Johnny Hodges and others

Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) and others
NYC, May 13, 1963
63VK462The One I LoveVerve unissued

Johnny Hodges Quintet

Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Ray Jackson (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Wendell Marshall (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, May 15, 1963
63VK463I Let A Song Go Out Of My HeartVerve V/V6 8599
63VK464Tangerine-
* Verve V/V6 8599   Johnny Hodges/Wild Bill Davis - Blue Rabbit

Johnny Hodges Quintet

Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Ray Jackson (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Jack Lesberg (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, May 17, 1963
63VK465Harmony In Harlemunissued
63VK466Kenny Special-
63VK467Ray And Me-
63VK468Creole Love CallVerve V/V6 8599
63VK469Squatty Roounissued
* Verve V/V6 8599   Johnny Hodges/Wild Bill Davis - Blue Rabbit

Bill Evans Solo

Bill Evans (piano)
NYC, May 20, 1963
63VK488Love Theme From "Spartacus"Verve V/V6 8526, V/V6 8747
63VK489Blue MonkVerve V/V6 8526, V3HB 8841
* Verve V/V6 8526, 821 984-2   Bill Evans - Conversations With Myself
= Verve 314 527 953-2   The Complete Bill Evans On Verve
* Verve V/V6 8747   The Best Of Bill Evans
* Verve V3HB 8841   Bill Evans - Return Engagement

Kai Winding Band

4 unknown, Kai Winding (trombone) Paul Griffin (electric piano) Jean Jacques Perrey (Ondioline) 4 unknown, Kenny Burrell (guitar) unknown (electric bass) unknown (drums)
NYC, May 27, 1963
63VK470MoreVerve VK 10295, VK 10455, VK 128, V/V6 8551, VS 201, V6 654-2
63VK471Comin' Home BabyVerve VK 10295, VK 128, V/V6 8551
63VK472PipelineVerve V/V6 8551
63VK473Gravy WaltzVerve V/V6 8551, VS 201
63VK474HeroVerve V/V6 8551
* Verve V/V6 8551   Kai Winding - Soul Surfin'
* Verve VS 201   Various Artists - Hits Are On Verve
* Verve V6 654-2   Various Artists - 24 Karat Gold For Groovin'
* Verve VK 10295   Kai Winding - More / Comin' Home Baby
* Verve VK 10455   Kai Winding - More / All
* Verve VK 128   Kai Winding - More / Comin' Home Baby

Kai Winding Band

4 unknown, Kai Winding (trombone) Paul Griffin (electric piano) Jean Jacques Perrey (Ondioline) 4 unknown, Kenny Burrell (guitar) unknown (electric bass) unknown (drums): same personnel
NYC, May 28, 1963
63VK475Surf BirdVerve V/V6 8551
63VK476Tube Wail-
63VK477Hearse Ride-
* Verve V/V6 8551   Kai Winding - Soul Surfin'

Kai Winding Band

4 unknown, Kai Winding (trombone) Paul Griffin (electric piano) Jean Jacques Perrey (Ondioline) 4 unknown, Kenny Burrell (guitar) unknown (electric bass) unknown (drums): same personnel
NYC, May 31, 1963
63VK478China NightsVerve V/V6 8551
63VK479Sukiyaki-
63VK480Spinner-
63VK481Soul Surfin'-
* Verve V/V6 8551   Kai Winding - Soul Surfin'

Jimmy Smith Trio

Jimmy Smith (organ) Quentin Warren (guitar) Billy Hart (drums)
"Village Gate", NYC, May 31, 1963
63VK491If I Were A BellMetro M 521
63VK492The Champ-
63VK493Won't You Come Home, Bill Bailey-
63VK494I Got A Woman-
* Metro M 521, MS 521   The Amazing Jimmy Smith Trio Live At The Village Gate

Gary McFarland and others

Gary McFarland, and others
NYC, June 5, 1963
63VK482Pecos PeteVerve unissued
63VK483It's Raining-

Kenny Burrell and others

Kenny Burrell (guitar) and others
NYC, June 6, 1963
63VK484MisteriosoVerve unissued
63VK485O Henry-

Kenny Burrell and others

Kenny Burrell (guitar) and others: same personnel
NYC, June 7, 1963
63VK486ConfirmationVerve unissued
63VK487Untitled Original Blues-

Jimmy Smith Orchestra

Jimmy Maxwell, Joe Newman, Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Melba Liston, Kai Winding (trombone) Paul Faulise (bass trombone) Jerry Dodgion, Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Budd Johnson, Seldon Powell (tenor saxophone) Marvin Halladay (baritone saxophone) Jimmy Smith (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Art Davis (bass) Herbie Lovelle (drums) George Devens (percussion)
NYC, July 10, 1963
63VK495G'won TrainVerve V/V6 8552, V6 652-2
63VK496TubsVerve V/V6 8552
63VK497Women Of The WorldVerve V/V6 8583
63VK498You Came A Long Way From St. LouisVerve V/V6 8552
* Verve V/V6 8552   Jimmy Smith - Any Number Can Win
* Verve V6 652-2   Jimmy Smith - 24 Karat Hits
* Verve V/V6 8583   Jimmy Smith - Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf

Ella Fitzgerald With Count Basie And His Orchestra

Al Aarons, Sonny Cohn, Joe Newman, Don Rader, Fortunatus Fip Ricard (trumpet) Henry Coker, Urbie Green, Grover Mitchell, Benny Powell (trombone) Marshall Royal (alto saxophone, clarinet) Eric Dixon, Frank Foster, Frank Wess (tenor,alto saxophone, flute) Charlie Fowlkes (baritone saxophone) Count Basie (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Buddy Catlett (bass) Sonny Payne (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Quincy Jones (arranger)
NYC, July 15 & 16, 1963
63VK504Shiny StockingsVerve VK 10305, V/V6 4061, V6 8783
63VK505I'm Beginning To See The LightVerve V/V6 4061
63VK506'Deed I Do-
63VK507My Last Affair-
63VK508Ain't Misbehavin'-
63VK509On The Sunny Side Of The StreetVerve V/V6 4061, V/V6 4063
63VK510Satin DollVerve V/V6 4061
63VK511Into Each Life Some Rain Must FallVerve VK 10305, V/V6 4061
63VK512Honeysuckle RoseVerve V/V6 4061, V/V6 8720
63VK515Tea For TwoVerve V/V6 4061
Joe Newman (trumpet) Urbie Green (trombone) Frank Foster (tenor saxophone) Count Basie (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Buddy Catlett (bass) Sonny Payne (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals) Quincy Jones (arranger)
63VK513Them There Eyes-
63VK514Dream A Little Dream Of Me-
* Verve V/V6 4061   Ella Fitzgerald/Count Basie - Ella And Basie!
* Verve V6 8783   Count Basie - Basie
* Verve V/V6 4063   The Best Of Ella Fitzgerald
* Verve V/V6 8720   The Best Of Ella Fitzgerald
* Verve VK 10305   Ella Fitzgerald/Count Basie - Shiny Stockings / Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall

Kenny Burrell - Jimmy Smith Quartet

Jimmy Smith (organ) Kenny Burrell, Vince Gambella (guitar) Mel Lewis (drums)
NYC, July 16, 1963
63VK499Blue BashVerve V/V6 8553
63VK500Kenny's Sound-
* Verve V/V6 8553   Kenny Burrell/Jimmy Smith - Blue Bash

Jimmy Smith Orchestra

Jimmy Maxwell, Joe Newman, Snooky Young (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Melba Liston, Kai Winding (trombone) Paul Faulise (bass trombone) Jerry Dodgion, Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Budd Johnson, Seldon Powell (tenor saxophone) Marvin Halladay (baritone saxophone) Jimmy Smith (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Art Davis (bass) Bob Bushnell (electric bass) Herbie Lovelle (drums) George Devens (percussion)
NYC, July 17, 1963
63VK502Blues For C.A.Verve V/V6 8552
63VK503The Ape Woman-
* Verve V/V6 8552   Jimmy Smith - Any Number Can Win

Jimmy Smith With Claus Ogerman Orchestra

Joe Newman, James Sedlar (trumpet) Jerome Richardson (alto,tenor,baritone saxophone) Budd Johnson (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Smith (organ) Kenny Burrell, Vince Gambella, Billy Mure (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Bob Bushnell (electric bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Doug Allen, Art Marotti (percussion) Claus Ogerman (arranger, director)
NYC, July 25, 1963
63VK516Theme From "Any Number Can Win"Verve VK 10299, VK 135, V/V6 8552
63VK517RubyVerve V/V6 8552, V6 652-2
63VK518Georgia On My MindVerve V/V6 8552
63VK519St. Louis Bluesunissued
* Verve V/V6 8552   Jimmy Smith - Any Number Can Win
* Verve V6 652-2   Jimmy Smith - 24 Karat Hits
* Verve VK 10299   Jimmy Smith - Theme From "Any Number Can Win" / What'd I Say
* Verve VK 135   Kenny Burrell - What'd I Say / Jimmy Smith - Theme From "Any Number Can Win"

Kenny Burrell - Jimmy Smith Quartet

Jimmy Smith (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Bill English (drums)
NYC, July 25, 1963
63VK520Travelin'Verve V/V6 8553
63VK521Fever-
* Verve V/V6 8553   Kenny Burrell/Jimmy Smith - Blue Bash

Kenny Burrell - Jimmy Smith Quartet

Jimmy Smith (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Mel Lewis (drums)
NYC, July 26, 1963
63VK522Soft WindsVerve V/V6 8553
63VK523Blues For Del-
63VK524What'd I SayVerve VK 10299, VK 135, V/V6 8552, VS 201
63VK525Easy LivingVerve V/V6 8553
* Verve V/V6 8553   Kenny Burrell/Jimmy Smith - Blue Bash
* Verve V/V6 8552   Jimmy Smith - Any Number Can Win
* Verve VS 201   Various Artists - Hits Are On Verve
* Verve VK 10299   Jimmy Smith - Theme From "Any Number Can Win" / What'd I Say
* Verve VK 135   Kenny Burrell - What'd I Say / Jimmy Smith - Theme From "Any Number Can Win"

Kenny Burrell - Jimmy Smith Quartet

Jimmy Smith (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Mel Lewis (drums): same personnel
NYC, July 29, 1963
63VK526The SermonVerve VK 124, V/V6 8552, 2V6S 8814
* Verve V/V6 8552   Jimmy Smith - Any Number Can Win
* Verve 2V6S 8814   The History Of Jimmy Smith
* Verve VK 124   Jimmy Smith - The Sermon / Walk On The Wild Side, Part 2

Oscar Peterson Trio

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, August 3, 1963
63VK531Hallelujah TimeVerve VK 10302
63VK532Hymn To Freedom-
* Verve VK 10302   Oscar Peterson - Hallelujah Time / Hymn To Freedom

Kai Winding Sextet

unknown (trumpet) Kai Winding (trombone) Gary Sherman (organ) unknown (guitar) unknown (electric bass) unknown (drums)
NYC, August 7, 1963
63VK527Oltre L'amorVerve V/V6 8556
63VK528Burning Sands-
63VK529Theme From "Mr. Novak"-
63VK530The Ice Cream ManVerve VK 10301, V/V6 8556
* Verve V/V6 8556   Kai Winding - The Lonely One
* Verve VK 10301   Kai Winding - The Ice Cream Man / The Lonely One

The Righteous Brothers

Bobby Hatfield, Bill Medley (vocals) and others
Los Angeles, CA, August 14, 1963
L484Let The Good Times RollMoonglow MSP 1001, MSP 1004; Verve VK 10637, V6 5071
L485My BabeMoonglow MSP 1001
L486Bye Bye LoveMoonglow MSP 1001, MSP 1004; Verve V6 5071
L487B Flat BluesMoonglow MSP 1001
L488Little Latin Lupe LuMoonglow MSP 1001, MSP 1004; Verve VK 142, V6 5071
L489My PrayerMoonglow MSP 1001, MSP 1004; Verve V6 5071
L490In That Great Gettin' Up MorningMoonglow 242, MSP 1001
L491Ko Ko JoeMoonglow MSP 1001
L492I'm So Lonely-
L493Love Or MagicMoonglow 239, MSP 1001
L494Fee-Fi-Fidily-I-OhMoonglow MSP 1001
* Moonglow MSP 1001   The Righteous Brothers - Right Now!
* Moonglow MSP 1004   The Best Of The Righteous Brothers
* Verve V6 5071   The Righteous Brothers Greatest Hits, Vol. 2
* Verve VK 10637   The Righteous Brothers - Let The Good Times Roll / You've Lost That Lovin' Feeling
* Verve VK 142   The Righteous Brothers - Little Latin Lupe Lu / You're My Soul And Inspiration
* Moonglow 242   The Righteous Brothers - Justine / In That Great Gettin' Up Morning
* Moonglow 239   The Righteous Brothers - You Can Have Her / Love Or Magic

Kai Winding and others

Kai Winding (trombone) and others
NYC, August, 1963
63VK558The Lonely OneVerve VK 10301, V/V6 8556
* Verve V/V6 8556   Kai Winding - The Lonely One
* Verve VK 10301   Kai Winding - The Ice Cream Man / The Lonely One

Johnny Hodges Septet

Joe Wilder (trumpet) Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) probably Hank Jones (piano) Wild Bill Davis (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) probably Milt Hinton (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
NYC, September 3, 1963
63VK546The CaretakersVerve V/V6 8561
63VK547Again-
63VK548Candy's Theme-
63VK549Sandy's GoneVerve VK 10304, V/V6 8561
63VK564So Much In LoveVerve V/V6 8561
63VK565Blue Velvet-
63VK568Wonderful, Wonderful-
63VK570Deep Purple-
63VK571Since-
* Verve V/V6 8561   Johnny Hodges - Sandy's Gone
* Verve VK 10304   Johnny Hodges - Sandy's Gone / Monkey Shack

Johnny Hodges - Wild Bill Davis Quartet

Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Wild Bill Davis (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Ed Shaughnessy (drums)
NYC, September 4, 1963
63VK550Little John, Little JohnVerve V/V6 8570
63VK551I Cried For You-
63VK552A And R Blues-
63VK553Lost In Meditation-
63VK554Jones-
63VK555Frolic Samunissued
63VK556Love You MadlyVerve V/V6 8570
63VK557Stolen Sweets-
* Verve V/V6 8570   Johnny Hodges/Wild Bill Davis - Mess Of Blues

Johnny Hodges Quintet With Claus Ogerman Orchestra

Joe Newman (trumpet) Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) Wild Bill Davis (organ) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Mel Lewis (drums) unidentified large band, Claus Ogerman (arranger, director)
NYC, September 5, 1963
63VK566Scarlett O'HaraVerve V/V6 8561
63VK567Follow Me-
63VK569Monkey ShackVerve VK 10304, V/V6 8561
* Verve V/V6 8561   Johnny Hodges - Sandy's Gone
* Verve VK 10304   Johnny Hodges - Sandy's Gone / Monkey Shack

Gil Evans Orchestra

possibly Jimmy Knepper (trombone) Gil Evans (piano, arranger) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) unidentified brass and strings
NYC, September 9, 1963
63VK579 | 73L5921Blues In Orbit (Cheryl) (Original, No. 1)Verve V6 8838
63VK580 | 73L5932Isabel (The Underdog) (Original, No. 2)-
* Verve V6 8838   Gil Evans/Kenny Burrell/Phil Woods - Previously Unreleased Recordings

Addiss And Crofut

Steve Addiss, Bill Crofut
September 16, 1963
63VK581San Francisco BayVerve unissued
63VK582Try To Remember-
63VK583When I First Came To This Land-

Addiss And Crofut

Steve Addiss, Bill Crofut: same personnel
September 17, 1963
63VK584BiminiVerve unissued
63VK585Goin' Home-

Kai Winding Septet

unknown (trumpet) unknown, Kai Winding (trombone) Gary Sherman (organ) unknown (guitar) unknown (electric bass) unknown (drums)
NYC, September 19, 1963
63VK586Far Out EastVerve V/V6 8556
63VK587Get Lost-
63VK588China Surf-
* Verve V/V6 8556   Kai Winding - The Lonely One

Stephen Cheng

Stephen Cheng
September 21, 1963
63VK589AutumnVerve unissued
63VK590Love Chant-

Gil Evans Orchestra

Thad Jones, unknown (trumpet) 2 unknown (trombone) unknown (French horn) unknown (tuba) Phil Woods (alto saxophone) 3 unknown (reeds, woodwinds) Harry Lookofsky (violin) Gil Evans (piano, arranger) Kenny Burrell (guitar) probably Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) unidentified strings
NYC, September 23, 1963
63VK591 | 73L5929SpoonfulVerve V6 8838
63VK592Punjabunissued
* Verve V6 8838   Gil Evans/Kenny Burrell/Phil Woods - Previously Unreleased Recordings

Kai Winding Septet

unknown (trumpet) unknown, Kai Winding (trombone) Gary Sherman (organ) unknown (guitar) unknown (electric bass) unknown (drums)
NYC, September 26, 1963
63VK593Only In AmericaVerve V/V6 8556
63VK594Hey Girl-
* Verve V/V6 8556   Kai Winding - The Lonely One

Sonny Forriest and others

Sonny Forriest (guitar) and others
September 30, 1963
63VK597In Troubleunissued
63VK598Now That I'm LonelyVerve VK 10306
* Verve VK 10306   Sonny Forriest - Now That I'm Lonely / I'm Travelin'

Sonny Forriest and others

Sonny Forriest (guitar) and others: same personnel
October 1, 1963
63VK599I'm Travelin'Verve VK 10306
63VK600Wedding Dayunissued
* Verve VK 10306   Sonny Forriest - Now That I'm Lonely / I'm Travelin'

Kai Winding and others

Kai Winding (trombone) unknown (vocal group) and others
NYC, October 3, 1963
63VK601I'm Walkin' Out Of Your Lifeunissued
63VK602Baby Don't Come On With MeVerve VK 10307
63VK603This Is My Side-
* Verve VK 10307   Kai Winding - Baby Don't Come On With Me / This Is My Side

Kai Winding Septet

unknown (trumpet) unknown, Kai Winding (trombone) Gary Sherman (organ) unknown (guitar) unknown (electric bass) unknown (drums)
NYC, October 3, 1963
63VK595Mocking BirdVerve V/V6 8556
63VK596Washington Square-
* Verve V/V6 8556   Kai Winding - The Lonely One

Kai Winding Trio

Kai Winding (trombone) Jean Jacques Perrey (Ondioline) Les Spann (guitar) Charles Calello, Claus Ogerman (arranger)
NYC, October 16, 1963
63VK653The MoldauVerve V/V6 8573
63VK654The Gospel Truth-
63VK655March To Freedomunissued
63VK656Now And ForeverVerve V/V6 8573
* Verve V/V6 8573   Kai Winding - Mondo Cane #2

Stan Getz Quintet With Lalo Schifrin Orchestra

Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Gary Burton (vibraphone) Kenny Burrell (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Joe Hunt (drums) percussion and choir, Lalo Schifrin (arranger, conductor)
NYC, October 21, 1963
63VK664ReflectionsVerve VK 10321, V/V6 8554
63VK665A Sleepin' BeeVerve V/V6 8554
63VK666Penthouse SerenadeVerve V/V6 8554, V/V6 8719
63VK669LoveVerve V/V6 8554
* Verve V/V6 8554   Stan Getz - Reflections
* Verve V/V6 8719   The Best Of Stan Getz
* Verve VK 10321   Stan Getz - Reflections / Blowin' In The Wind (not released)

Stan Getz Quintet With Lalo Schifrin Orchestra

Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Gary Burton (vibraphone) Kenny Burrell (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Joe Hunt (drums) unidentified brass, percussion and choir, Lalo Schifrin (arranger, conductor)
NYC, October 22, 1963
63VK657Secret Loveunissued
63VK658Spring Can Really Hang You Up The MostVerve V/V6 8554
63VK659Nitetime Street-
63VK660As You Sayunissued
63VK661CharadeVerve V/V6 8554
63VK662Early AutumnVerve VK 146, V/V6 8554
63VK663Invitationunissued
* Verve V/V6 8554   Stan Getz - Reflections
* Verve VK 146   Stan Getz - Desafinado / Early Autumn

Vinny Bell and others

Vinny Bell (guitar) and others
October 25, 1963
63VK672Whistle StopVerve VK 10308, V/V6 8574
63VK673Shindig-
* Verve V/V6 8574   Vinny Bell - Whistle Stop
* Verve VK 10308   Vinny Bell - Whistle Stop / Shindig

Stan Getz With Claus Ogerman Orchestra

Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Kenny Burrell (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) unknown (percussion) unidentified strings, Claus Ogerman (arranger, conductor)
NYC, October 28, 1963
63VK667The Prizeunissued
63VK668Moonlight In VermontVerve V/V6 8554, VS 200
63VK670If Ever I Would Leave YouVerve V/V6 8554
63VK671Blowin' In The WindVerve VK 10321, VK 10323, V/V6 8554, V/V6 8719, V6 654-2
* Verve V/V6 8554   Stan Getz - Reflections
* Verve VS 200   The World Of Stan Getz
* Verve V/V6 8719   The Best Of Stan Getz
* Verve V6 654-2   Various Artists - 24 Karat Gold For Groovin'
* Verve VK 10321   Stan Getz - Reflections / Blowin' In The Wind (not released)
* Verve VK 10323, VK 126   Stan Getz/Joao Gilberto - The Girl From Ipanema / Blowin' In The Wind

Ella Fitzgerald

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Wild Bill Davis (organ) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Gus Johnson (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals)
NYC, October 28, 1963
63VK674How Long, How Long BluesVerve V/V6 4062
63VK675See See RiderVerve VK 10319, V/V6 4062, V/V6 8720
63VK676Trouble In MindVerve VK 10319, V/V6 4062
63VK677Jailhouse BluesVerve V/V6 4062
63VK678Hear Me Talkin' To Ya-
63VK679Cherry Red-
* Verve V/V6 4062   Ella Fitzgerald - These Are The Blues
* Verve V/V6 8720   The Best Of Ella Fitzgerald
* Verve VK 10319   Ella Fitzgerald - See See Rider / Trouble In Mind

Ella Fitzgerald

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Wild Bill Davis (organ) Herb Ellis (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Gus Johnson (drums) Ella Fitzgerald (vocals): same personnel
NYC, October 29, 1963
63VK680You Don't Know My MindVerve V/V6 4062
63VK681Downhearted Blues-
63VK682St. Louis Blues-
63VK683In The Evening When The Sun Comes Down-
* Verve V/V6 4062   Ella Fitzgerald - These Are The Blues

Oscar Peterson Trio With Nelson Riddle's Orchestra

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) 5 horns, 5 flutes, 10 celli, harp, percussion, Nelson Riddle (arranger, conductor)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, November 8, 1963
63VK708Portrait Of JennyVerve V/V6 8562
63VK713My Foolish Heart-
63VK714Nightingale-
63VK715My Ship-
63VK716Come SundayVerve VK 10320, V/V6 8562
63VK718A Balladunissued
* Verve V/V6 8562   Oscar Peterson And Nelson Riddle
* Verve VK 10320   Oscar Peterson - Come Sunday / Someday My Prince Will Come

Oscar Peterson Trio With Nelson Riddle's Orchestra

Oscar Peterson (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums) probably 4 trumpet, 3-4 trombone, 5 reeds and strings, Nelson Riddle (arranger, conductor)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, November 10, 1963
63VK709JudyVerve V/V6 8562
63VK710'Round Midnight-
63VK711A Sleeping Bee-
63VK712Goodbye-
63VK717Someday My Prince Will ComeVerve VK 10320, V/V6 8562
* Verve V/V6 8562   Oscar Peterson And Nelson Riddle
* Verve VK 10320   Oscar Peterson - Come Sunday / Someday My Prince Will Come

Wynton Kelly Quartet With Claus Ogerman Orchestra

Wynton Kelly (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) unidentified strings, Claus Ogerman (arranger, conductor)
NYC, November 14, 1963
63VK698NocturneVerve V/V6 8576
63VK699Little TraceyVerve VK 10316, V/V6 8576, VS 201
63VK700The Bitter EndVerve V/V6 8576
* Verve V/V6 8576   Wynton Kelly - Comin' In The Back Door
* Verve VS 201   Various Artists - Hits Are On Verve
* Verve VK 10316   Wynton Kelly - Little Tracey / It's All Right

Wynton Kelly Quartet With Claus Ogerman Orchestra

Wynton Kelly (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar -1/3,5) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) unidentified strings, Claus Ogerman (arranger, conductor)
NYC, November 15, 1963
1. 63VK701Don't Wait Too LongVerve V/V6 8576
2. 63VK702Theme From "Burke's Law"-
3. 63VK703If That's The Way You Want ItVerve VK 10310, V/V6 8576
4. 63VK706Comin' In The Back DoorVerve VK 10310, V/V6 8576, V6 654-2
5. 63VK707Signing OffVerve V/V6 8576
* Verve V/V6 8576   Wynton Kelly - Comin' In The Back Door
* Verve V6 654-2   Various Artists - 24 Karat Gold For Groovin'
* Verve VK 10310   Wynton Kelly - If That's The Way You Want It / Comin' In The Back Door

Cal Tjader With Stan Applebaum Orchestra

Jerry Dodgion (flute) Cal Tjader (vibraphone) Lonnie Hewitt (piano) Stan Applebaum (celeste, arranger, director) Dick Hyman (organ) 2 unknown (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) unknown (drums) unknown (timbales)
NYC, November 25, 1963
63VK721East Of The SunVerve V/V6 8575
63VK722Stardust-
63VK723Fuji-
63VK724China Nights (Shina No Yoru)Verve V/V6 8575, V/V6 8725
63VK725LeyteVerve V/V6 8575
* Verve V/V6 8575   Cal Tjader - Breeze From The East
* Verve V/V6 8725   The Best Of Cal Tjader

Cal Tjader With Stan Applebaum Orchestra

Jerry Dodgion (flute) Cal Tjader (vibraphone) Lonnie Hewitt (piano) Stan Applebaum (celeste, arranger, director) Dick Hyman (organ) 2 unknown (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) unknown (drums) unknown (timbales): same personnel
NYC, November 26, 1963
63VK726Sake And GreensVerve VK 10315, V/V6 8575, V/V6 8725
63VK727Black OrchidVerve V/V6 8575
63VK728Theme From "Burke's Law"-
63VK729Cha-
63VK730ShojiVerve VK 10315, V/V6 8575
63VK731PoincianaVerve V/V6 8575
* Verve V/V6 8575   Cal Tjader - Breeze From The East
* Verve V/V6 8725   The Best Of Cal Tjader
* Verve VK 10315   Cal Tjader - Sake And Greens / Shoji

Gil Evans Orchestra

unidentified orchestra, Gil Evans (arranger, conductor)
December 4, 1963
63VK732ShakesVerve unissued
63VK733Intro Bong-

Gil Evans Orchestra

Thad Jones, unknown (trumpet) 2 unknown (trombone) unknown (French horn) unknown (tuba) Phil Woods (alto saxophone) 3 unknown (reeds, woodwinds) Harry Lookofsky (violin) Gil Evans (piano, arranger) Kenny Burrell (guitar) probably Ron Carter (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) unidentified strings
NYC, December 6, 1963
63VK734Johmpa-Bokuis-Shay-I'd Parunissued
63VK735 | 73L5931ConcordeVerve V6 8838
* Verve V6 8838   Gil Evans/Kenny Burrell/Phil Woods - Previously Unreleased Recordings

Cal Tjader And Gary McFarland

Gary McFarland, Cal Tjader (vibraphone)
December 6, 1963
63VK704Original, No. 1Verve unissued
63VK705Greensleeves-

Vinny Bell and others

Vinny Bell (guitar) and others
December 16, 1963
63VK738MoonglowVerve V/V6 8574
63VK739Belezouki-
63VK740The End Of The Time-
* Verve V/V6 8574   Vinny Bell - Whistle Stop

Vinny Bell and others

Vinny Bell (guitar) and others: same personnel
December 17, 1963
63VK741Night TrainVerve V/V6 8574
63VK742Train Man's Blues-
63VK743Last Stop-
* Verve V/V6 8574   Vinny Bell - Whistle Stop

Bill Evans Trio

Bill Evans (piano) Gary Peacock (bass) Paul Motian (drums)
NYC, December 18, 1963
63VK744For Heaven's SakeVerve V/V6 8578, V3HB 8841
63VK745A Sleepin' BeeVerve V/V6 8578
Always (breakdown)Verve 314 527 953-2
Always (complete take)-
63VK746AlwaysVerve V/V6 8578, V3HB 8841
63VK747Everything Happens To MeVerve V/V6 8578
63VK748Dancing In The Dark-
63VK749Santa Claus Is Coming To Town-
I'll See You Again (breakdown)Verve 314 527 953-2
I'll See You Again (complete take)-
63VK750I'll See You AgainVerve V/V6 8578
Little Lulu (complete take)Verve 314 527 953-2
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63VK751Little LuluVerve V/V6 8578
* Verve V/V6 8578   Bill Evans - Trio '64
= Verve VE2 2509   Bill Evans Trio/Duo
= Verve 314 527 953-2   The Complete Bill Evans On Verve
* Verve V3HB 8841   Bill Evans - Return Engagement

Vinny Bell and others

Vinny Bell (guitar) and others
December 22, 1963
63VK756DawnVerve V/V6 8574
63VK757Memphis-
63VK758Fever-
63VK759What'd I Say-
63VK760Midnight Specialunissued
63VK761I Have But One HeartVerve V/V6 8574
63VK762Tramp Song-
* Verve V/V6 8574   Vinny Bell - Whistle Stop

Arthur Prysock

Arthur Prysock (vocals) unidentified flute, alto saxophone, piano/organ, guitar, bass, drums, harp and strings, Mort Carson (arranger, director)
NYC, 1963
101663Ebb TideOld Town 1155; Verve V/V6 5012, V6 650-2
101664Stella By StarlightOld Town 1146, OTLP 2006; Verve V/V6 5012
101665I'll Be AroundOld Town OTLP 2006; Verve V/V6 5012
101666BecauseOld Town 1196, OTLP 2006; Verve V/V6 5012, V6 650-2
101667There Will Never Be Another YouOld Town 1144, OTLP 2006; Verve V/V6 5012
101668Am I Asking Too MuchOld Town OTLP 2006; Verve V/V6 5012
101669Autumn Leaves-
101670Jet-
101671Are You Ready For A Laugh-
101672I Wonder Where Our Love Has Gone-
101673Where Can I Go-
101674My WishOld Town 1146, OTLP 2006; Verve V/V6 5012
* Verve V/V6 5012   A Portrait Of Arthur Prysock
* Verve V6 650-2   Arthur Prysock - 24 Karat Hits
* Old Town OTLP 2006   A Portrait Of Arthur Prysock
* Old Town 1155   Arthur Prysock - Ebb Tide / Are You Ready For A Laugh
* Old Town 1146   Arthur Prysock - Stella By Starlight / My Wish
* Old Town 1196   Arthur Prysock - Because / Let It Be Me
* Old Town 1144   Arthur Prysock - There Will Never Be Another You / Crawdad

Arthur Prysock

Arthur Prysock (vocals) and others
1963?
103517Fly Me To The MoonOld Town 1170, OTLP 2005; Verve V/V6 5038
* Old Town OTLP 2005   Arthur Prysock - Coast To Coast
* Verve V/V6 5038   The Best Of Arthur Prysock, Vol. 2
* Old Town 1170   Arthur Prysock - Fly Me To The Moon / Without The One You Love

Jerry Stiller And Anne Meara

Anne Meara, Jerry Stiller (comedian)
1963?
TV CommercialsVerve V/V6 15038
Inside Project Mercury-
Hospital Tour-
Constructive Fighting-
Please Mr. Selman-
The Vacant Mind-
After Dinner Arguments-
Wrong Number-
The Whale-
Hershey And Harries-
* Verve V/V6 15038   Presenting Jerry Stiller And Anne Meara

Tony Webster

Tony Webster (spoken word)
1963?
OpeningVerve V/V6 15040
Sex Manuals-
The Late John-
Something In Common-
Understanding A Husband's Career-
The Promise-
I Love You Truly-
Hon-
Red China-
Know What I Mean-
The One Flaw-
Happy Anniversary-
Immaturity-
Henry And Catherine-
Commuting-
Relating To People-
Woman's Best Friend-
Oedipus Complex-
Adam And Eve-
The Panel Experts-
Duke And Duchess-
Woman Behind The Man-
First Husband-
Working Mother-
Questions And Answers-
* Verve V/V6 15040   Tony Webster's Marriage Counselor

Jonathan Winters

Jonathan Winters (comedian)
1963?
Football GameVerve V/V6 15041, V/V6 15047
* Verve V/V6 15041   Jonathan Winters' Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World
* Verve V/V6 15047   Jonathan Winters - Great Moments

Vaughn Meader

Vaughn Meader (spoken word)
1963?
And This Is My BelovedVerve V/V6 15042
The Censor-
Color It Kissable-
The Doctors-
Give Till It Hurts-
Heights Of Fashion-
Here They Come-
Night Court-
Party Pooper-
State Of The Union-
Take A Letter-
We Shall Return-
* Verve V/V6 15042   Vaughn Meader - Have Some Nuts

Irene Reid

Irene Reid (vocals) and others
1963
63VK238My Heart Said (The Bossa Nova)Verve VK 10286
63VK239Meditation-
* Verve VK 10286   Irene Reid - My Heart Said (The Bossa Nova) / Meditation

Brown And Dana

Brown And Dana
1963
63VK256JoshuaVerve VK 10287
63VK257It Was A Very Good Year-
63VK258Let Me Flyunissued
* Verve VK 10287   Brown And Dana - Joshua / It Was A Very Good Year

Lalo Schifrin and others

Lalo Schifrin (piano) and others
NYC, 1963
63VK307Broken DateVerve VK 10290
63VK308The Good Life-
* Verve VK 10290   Lalo Schifrin - Broken Date / The Good Life

Vaughn Meader

Vaughn Meader (vocals) and others
1963
63VK684T'was The Night Before ChristmasVerve VK 10309
63VK685St. Nick Visits The White House-
* Verve VK 10309   Vaughn Meader - T'was The Night Before Christmas / St. Nick Visits The White House

Hugo Blanco

Hugo Blanco
1963
63VK752El CigarronVerve VK 10311
63VK753Arabian Orchid-
* Verve VK 10311   Hugo Blanco - El Cigarron / Arabian Orchid

Jacques Denjean

Jacques Denjean
Paris, France, circa 1963???
63VK754The Hard WayVerve VK 10312
63VK755The Tough Touch-
* Verve VK 10312   Jacques Denjean - The Hard Way / The Tough Touch