Atlantic Records Discography: 1947

1947 (founded)

Terry Allen

Terry Allen.
NYC, circa mid 1947???
1/43no information
44Jade GreenAtlantic 863
45Another Memory-
* Atlantic 863   Terry Allen - Jade Green / Another Memory

Boyd Raeburn And His Orchestra

Conte Candoli, Buddy Colaneri, Norman Faye, Bernie Glow, trumpet; Milt Bernhart, Leon Cox, trombone; Bart Varsalona, bass trombone; Lloyd Otto, Al Richman, French horn; Buddy DeFranco, clarinet; Sam Spumberg, alto sax; Shirley Thompson, tenor sax; Jimmy Giuffre, Jerry Sanfino, tenor, alto sax; Hy Mandel, baritone sax; Boyd Raeburn, bass, soprano sax, arranger; Ray Rossi, piano; Steve Jordan, guitar; Joe Berisce, bass; Irv Kluger, drums; Doug Jones, percussion; Ginnie Powell, vocals; Johnny Richards, arranger.
NYC, August 14, 1947
46The Lady Is A TrampAtlantic 861; Savoy SJL 2250
47How High The MoonAtlantic 860; Savoy SJL 2250
48Trouble Is A Man-
49St. Louis BluesAtlantic 861; Savoy SJL 2250
* Savoy SJL 2250   Boyd Raeburn - Jewells
* Atlantic 861   Boyd Raeburn - The Lady Is A Tramp / St. Louis Blues
* Atlantic 860   Boyd Raeburn - How High The Moon / Trouble Is A Man

Django Reinhardt Et Le Quintette Du Hot Club De France

Hubert Rostaing, clarinet; Django Reinhardt, Joseph Reinhardt, guitar; Emmanuel Soudieux, bass; Andre Jourdan, drums.
Paris, France, October 4, 1947
Part 4763-1Topsy (as Camp Meeting)Blue Star (F) 53; Dial LP 214; Atlantic EP 523; Period SPL 1201
Part 4764-1Moppin' The Bride (as Jumping The Bride) (as The Wedding March)Blue Star (F) 53; Dial 1051, LP 214; Atlantic EP 523; Period SPL 1201
Part 4765-1InsensiblementBlue Star (F) 50
Part 4766-1Mano (as Air France)Blue Star (F) 54; Dial 1051, LP 214; Period SPL 1201
Part 4767-1Blues PrimitifBlue Star (F) 50; Dial LP 218; Atlantic EP 523; Period SPL 1201
Part 4768-1Gipsy With A Song, Part 2 (as Gypsy Without A Song)Blue Star (F) 55; Dial LP 218; Period SPL 1201
Part 4769-1Gipsy With A Song, Part 1Blue Star (F) 55; Period SPL 1201
* Period SPL 1201   Django Reinhardt Memorial, Vol. 1
* Dial LP 214   Django Reinhardt - The Quintet Of The French Hot Club
= Dial LP 214 (alt.)   Django Reinhardt, Vol. 1
* Dial LP 218   Django Reinhardt, Vol. 2
* Atlantic EP 523   Django Reinhardt - Jazz Guitar
* Blue Star (F) 53   Django Reinhardt - Topsy / Moppin' The Bride
* Dial 1051   Django Reinhardt - Jumping The Bride / Air France
* Blue Star (F) 50   Django Reinhardt - Insensiblement / Blues Primitif
* Blue Star (F) 54   Django Reinhardt - Mano (Air France) / ???
* Blue Star (F) 55   Django Reinhardt - Gipsy With A Song, Part 1 & 2

The Harlemaires

Chester Slater, piano, vocals; Billy Butler, guitar, vocals; Percy Doll, bass, vocals; Dorothea Smith, drums, vocals.
NYC, November 21, 1947
51Rose Of The Rio Granderejected
52If You Mean What You SayAtlantic 856
53Oo Dot En Powunissued
54Pretty Eyesrejected
* Atlantic 856   The Harlemaires - If You Mean What You Say / Rose Of The Rio Grande

The Gospeleers

The Gospeleers.
NYC, November 22, 1947
55Have You Got ItAtlantic unissued
56Gospel Road-
57I'll Pray Till The Lord Calls Me Home-
58That Bright Celestial Shore-
59You Will Never Miss The Water-
60Testimony (Soldier In The Army Of The Lord)-
61Untitled (piano solo instrumental)-
62I'm A Soldier In The Army Of The Lord-
63Yes Indeed-
64When God Dipped His Love In My Heart-
65Preaching Solo No. 1-
66Preaching Solo No. 2-

Melrose Colbert With Clifton Smalls' Orchestra

Thomas Crump, tenor sax; Bill Thompson, vibes; Clifton Smalls, piano; Ernest Ashley, guitar; Calvin Ponder, bass; Gus Johnson, drums; Melrose Colbert, vocals.
NYC, December 6, 1947
67Blues In The DarkAtlantic 853
68Heart And Soul-
69Teach Me Babyunissued
70You Taught Me To Love Again-
* Atlantic 853   Melrose Colbert - Blues In The Dark / Heart And Soul

The Harlemaires

Chester Slater, piano, vocals; Billy Butler, guitar, vocals; Percy Doll, bass, vocals; Dorothea Smith, drums, vocals.
NYC, December 7, 1947
71Pretty Eyesunissued
72-2Rose Of The Rio GrandeAtlantic 856
73Yes Ma'amunissued
74A Groove To Remember-
* Atlantic 856   The Harlemaires - If You Mean What You Say / Rose Of The Rio Grande

Rex Stewart And His Orchestra

Rex Stewart, cornet; Sandy Williams, trombone; George Kennedy, alto sax, clarinet; Vernon Story, tenor sax; Don Gais, piano; Fred Emerlin, bass; Ted Curry, drums.
Studio Technisonor, Paris, France, December 9 & 10, 1947
ST2205-2I Cried For You (as Trumpet's Prayer)Blue Star (F) 67; Dial LP 215
ST2207-2Stompin' At The SavoyBlue Star (F) 68
ST2209-4Don't Get Around Much Anymore (as Madelaine)Blue Star (F) 69; Dial LP 215
ST2210-1Muskrat Ramble (as Carnival In Naples)-
ST2211-1StoryvilleBlue Star (F) 70
ST2212-1 | 160CherokeeBlue Star (F) 70; Plaza 5502
ST2213-1Run To The CornerBlue Star (F) 71
ST2214-1Georgia On My Mind (as Deep South)Blue Star (F) 71; Dial LP 215
ST2215-1Let's Try ItBlue Star (F) 72
ST2216-1I Didn't Know About You (as Duke 1949)Blue Star (F) 72; Dial LP 215
ST2217-4I'm The Luckiest Fool (as Rome-Paris Express)Blue Star (F) 68; Dial LP 215
ST2218-2At The Barclay's ClubBlue Star (F) 64
ST2219-2Jug BluesBlue Star (F) 64; Dial LP 215
* Dial LP 215   Rex Stewart And His Orchestra - Ellingtonia
* Blue Star (F) 67   Rex Stewart - I Cried For You / Feelin' Fine
* Blue Star (F) 68   Rex Stewart - Stompin' At The Savoy / I'm The Luckiest Fool
* Blue Star (F) 69   Rex Stewart - Don't Get Around Much Anymore / Muskrat Ramble
* Blue Star (F) 70   Rex Stewart - Storyville / Cherokee
* Plaza 5502   Rex Stewart - Cherokee / Last Blues
* Blue Star (F) 71   Rex Stewart - Georgia On My Mind / Run To The Corner
* Blue Star (F) 72   Rex Stewart - Let's Try It / I Didn't Know About You
* Blue Star (F) 64   Rex Stewart - Jug Blues / At The Barclay's Club

Bob Howard And His Rhythm

Howard Joyner as Bob Howard, piano, vocals; Everett Barksdale, guitar; John Simmons, bass; Cozy Cole, drums.
NYC, December 10, 1947
75Memories Of Youunissued
76AMolassesAtlantic 852
77AButton Up Your Overcoat-
78Once In The Morning, Once In The Eveningunissued
* Atlantic 852   Bob Howard - Molasses / Button Up Your Overcoat

Melrose Colbert With Bennie Green's Orchestra

Melrose Colbert, vocals; and others.
NYC, December 11, 1947
79Take MePlaza 5503
80Without A Song-
81I Could Make You CareAtlantic unissued
82Good Place To Trade-
* Plaza 5503   Melrose Colbert - Take Me / Without A Song

Tony Mayo And Her Boys From New Orleans

Joe Morris, trumpet; Johnny Griffin, tenor sax; Bill McLemore, baritone sax; Wilmus Reeves, piano; George Freeman, guitar; Embra Daylie, bass; Leroy Jackson, drums; Tony Mayo, vocals.
NYC, December 11, 1947
83Deep Water BluesPlaza 5501
84How I Feel About YouAtlantic unissued
* Plaza 5501   Tony Mayo - Deep Water Blues / Juke Box Blues

George Freeman

George Freeman, guitar; and others.
NYC, December 12, 1947
50LoverAtlantic unissued

Joe Morris And His Orchestra

Joe Morris, trumpet; Johnny Griffin, tenor sax; Bill McLemore, baritone sax; Wilmus Reeves, piano; George Freeman, guitar; Embra Daylie, bass; Leroy Jackson, drums.
NYC, December 12, 1947
85Lowe Groovin'Atlantic 855, 7 81293-1-F; Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 504
86Jump With MeAtlantic 855; Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 504
87Mad MoonAtlantic 859; Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 504
88Easy RiffAtlantic 866
89Joe Meets Griffunissued
90Boppin' On Michigan-
* Atlantic 7 81293-1-F   Various Artists - Atlantic Rhythm And Blues, Vol. 1 - 1947-74
* Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 504   Johnny Griffin With Joe Morris Orchestra - Fly, Mister, Fly
* Atlantic 855   Joe Morris - Lowe Groovin' / Jump With Me
* Atlantic 859   Joe Morris - Mad Moon / The Spider
* Atlantic 866   Joe Morris - Easy Riff / The Applejack

Eddie Safranski And The Poll Cats

Ray Wetzel, trumpet; Eddie Bert, trombone; Art Pepper, alto sax; Bob Cooper, tenor sax; Pete Rugolo, piano, arranger; Eddie Safranski, bass; Shelly Manne, drums.
NYC, December 20, 1947
91Sa-FranticAtlantic 851, EP 512; Unique Jazz UJ 36
92Bass Mood-
93TurmoilAtlantic 864, EP 512; Unique Jazz UJ 36
94Jumpin' For Jane-
* Unique Jazz UJ 36   Vido Musso, Maynard Ferguson, Eddie Safranski - Three Kenton's Be Boppers Groups 1947-50
* Atlantic EP 512   Eddie Safranski - Jazz Session
* Atlantic 851   Eddie Safranski - Sa-Frantic / Bass Mood
* Atlantic 864   Eddie Safranski - Turmoil / Jumpin' For Jane

Joe Morris And His Orchestra

Joe Morris, trumpet; Johnny Griffin, tenor sax; Bill McLemore, baritone sax; Wilmus Reeves, piano; George Freeman, guitar; Embra Daylie, bass; Leroy Jackson, drums; Phyllis Branch, vocals #2,3.
NYC, December 23, 1947
1. 95Morris'sunissued
2. 96The SpiderAtlantic 859; Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 504
3. 97BottletopAtlantic 878; Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 504
4. 98Through For The Nightunissued
* Saxophonograph (Swd) BP 504   Johnny Griffin With Joe Morris Orchestra - Fly, Mister, Fly
* Atlantic 859   Joe Morris - Mad Moon / The Spider
* Atlantic 878   Joe Morris - Bottletop / Beans And Cornbread

Tony Mayo And Her Boys From New Orleans

Joe Morris, trumpet; Johnny Griffin, tenor sax; Bill McLemore, baritone sax; Wilmus Reeves, piano; George Freeman, guitar; Embra Daylie, bass; Leroy Jackson, drums; Tony Mayo, vocals.
NYC, December 23, 1947
99TrueAtlantic unissued
100Little Miss Blues-
101He's Just My Kind-
102Juke Box BluesPlaza 5501
* Plaza 5501   Tony Mayo - Deep Water Blues / Juke Box Blues

Eddie Safranski

Eddie Safranski, bass; and others.
NYC, December 28, 1947
103Zig Zag (samba)Atlantic unissued
104Pig Leg Pedro (rhumba)-
105Rhumba At The Philharmonic-

Joe Morris And His Orchestra

Joe Morris, trumpet; Johnny Griffin, tenor sax; Bill McLemore, baritone sax; Wilmus Reeves, piano; George Freeman, guitar; Embra Daylie, bass; Leroy Jackson, drums.
NYC, December 29, 1947
106Through For The NightAtlantic unissued
107John's Bop (The Spider)Atlantic rejected

Phyllis Branch With Joe Morris And His Orchestra

Joe Morris, trumpet; Johnny Griffin, tenor sax; Bill McLemore, baritone sax; Wilmus Reeves, piano; George Freeman, guitar; Embra Daylie, bass; Leroy Jackson, drums; Phyllis Branch, vocals.
NYC, December 29, 1947
108TrueAtlantic unissued
109He's Just My Kind-
110What More Can I Ask-

Tiny Grimes Quintet

John Hardee, tenor sax; George Kelly, piano, celeste; Tiny Grimes, guitar; Lucille Dixon, bass; Sonny Payne, drums.
NYC, December 30, 1947
111Profoundly BlueAtlantic 858
112Blue HarlemAtlantic 854
113That Old Black MagicAtlantic 858
114Boogie Woogie BarbecueAtlantic 854
* Atlantic 858   Tiny Grimes - Profoundly Blue / That Old Black Magic
* Atlantic 854   Tiny Grimes - Blue Harlem / Boogie Woogie Barbecue

Harry Carney Sextet

Lawrence Brown, trombone; Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Harry Carney, baritone sax; Billy Strayhorn, piano; Billy Taylor, bass; unknown, drums.
NYC, 1947
Why Was I BornWax 115; Esquire (E) 10-294; Queen-disc (It) Q-041; Storyville (D) STCD 8217
W115Triple PlayWax 115; Atlantic EP 524; Queen-disc (It) Q-041; Storyville (D) STCD 8217
* Queen-disc (It) Q-041   Ellington Gang, Harry Carney, Johnny Hodges, Sonny Greer, Earl Hines - The Dukeless Gang
* Storyville (D) STCD 8217   Various Artists - The Wax Label Sessions
* Atlantic EP 524   Johnny Hodges All Stars
* Wax 115   Harry Carney - Why Was I Born / Triple Play
= Blue Star (F) 218   Johnny Hodges - Why Was I Born / Triple Play
* Esquire (E) 10-294   Harry Carney - Why Was I Born / Johnny Hodges - You're Driving Me Crazy

Johnny Hodges Trio / Ellington Gang

Lawrence Brown, trombone #1,3; Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Harry Carney, baritone sax #1,3; Jimmy Jones, piano; Billy Taylor, bass; Billy Strayhorn, drums #1,3.
NYC, 1947
1. W133Key LargoWax 114; Atlantic EP 524; Queen-disc (It) Q-041; Storyville (D) STCD 8217
2. W134You're Driving Me CrazyWax 114; Esquire (E) 10-294; Atlantic EP 524; Queen-disc (It) Q-041; Storyville (D) STCD 8217
3.After Hours On Dream StreetAtlantic EP 524
* Queen-disc (It) Q-041   Ellington Gang, Harry Carney, Johnny Hodges, Sonny Greer, Earl Hines - The Dukeless Gang
* Storyville (D) STCD 8217   Various Artists - The Wax Label Sessions
* Atlantic EP 524   Johnny Hodges All Stars
* Wax 114; Blue Star (F) 213   Johnny Hodges - Key Largo / You're Driving Me Crazy
* Esquire (E) 10-294   Harry Carney - Why Was I Born / Johnny Hodges - You're Driving Me Crazy