Bethlehem Records Discography: 1955

1955

Helen Carr

Don Fagerquist, trumpet; Charlie Mariano, alto sax; Donn Trenner, piano; Max Bennett, bass; Stan Levey, drums; Helen Carr, vocals.
Los Angeles, CA, January 5, 1955
Not MineBethlehem BCP-1027
I Don't Want To Cry Anymore-
Tulip Or Turnip-
Memory Of The Rain-
Down In The Depths On The Ninetieth FloorBethlehem BCP-1027, BCP-83
You're Driving Me CrazyBethlehem BCP-1027
I'm Glad There Is You-
Moments Like This-
* Bethlehem BCP-83   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume Two
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-1027   Helen Carr

Terry Pollard Quintet

Don Fagerquist, trumpet; Terry Pollard, piano; Howard Roberts, guitar; Herman Wright, bass; Frank DeVito, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, January 10, 1955
FeddiBethlehem BCP-1015, BCP-1
Laura-
Where Or When-
Autumn Serenade-
The More I See You-
Scrapple From The Apple-
Almost Like Being In Love-
EmalineBethlehem BCP-1015, BCP-1, BCP-84
* Bethlehem BCP-1   Bobby Scott/Terry Pollard (not released?)
* Bethlehem BCP-84   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume Three
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-1015   Terry Pollard

Urbie Green Septet

Doug Mettome, trumpet; Urbie Green, trombone; Danny Bank, flute, clarinet, baritone sax; Al Cohn as Ike Horowitz, tenor sax, bass clarinet, flute; Jimmy Lyon, piano; Oscar Pettiford, bass; Jimmy Campbell, drums.
NYC, January 12, 1955
On Green Dolphin StreetBethlehem BCP-14
How About YouBethlehem BCP-14, BCP-6036
SassafrasBethlehem BCP-14
* Bethlehem BCP-14   Urbie Green - Urbie - East Coast Jazz/6
* Bethlehem BCP-6036   Various Artists - Trombone Bandstand

Marty Paich Septet

Conte Candoli, trumpet; Bob Enevoldsen, valve trombone; Bob Hardaway, tenor sax; Marty Paich, piano; Tony Rizzi, guitar; Max Bennett, bass; Stan Levey, drums.
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, January 15, 1955
Tempo De SylvaBethlehem BCP-6039
Tomjean-
Stranger In The Rain-
Kentucky Blue Grass-
* Bethlehem BCP-6039   Russ Garcia And Marty Paich - Jazz Music For The Birds And The Hep Cats

Stu Williamson Quintet

Stu Williamson, trumpet; Charlie Mariano, alto sax #1,2,4-7; Claude Williamson, piano; Max Bennett, bass; Stan Levey, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, January 18, 1955
1.SluggerBethlehem BCP-1024, BCP-31, BCP-82, BCP-85
2.There Will Never Be Another YouBethlehem BCP-1024, BCP-31, BCP-87
3.Autumn In New YorkBethlehem BCP-1024
4.SundayBethlehem BCP-1024, BCP-31, BCP-91
5.SapphireBethlehem BCP-1024, BCP-31, BCP-86
6.Don't Get Around Much AnymoreBethlehem BCP-1024, BCP-31, BCP-90
7.Strike Up The BandBethlehem BCP-1024
* Bethlehem BCP-31   Stu Williamson Plays
* Bethlehem BCP-82   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume One
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-85   Various Artists - Nothing Cheesy About This Jazz - Do You Dig It?
* Bethlehem BCP-87   Various Artists - Double Barrel Jazz - No Blanks Here
* Bethlehem BCP-91   Various Artists - A Lot Of Yarn But A Well Knitted Jazz Album
* Bethlehem BCP-86   Various Artists - We Cut This Album For Bread
* Bethlehem BCP-90   Various Artists - A Handful Of Cool Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-1024   Stu Williamson - Sapphire

Urbie Green Septet

Doug Mettome, trumpet; Urbie Green, trombone; Danny Bank, flute, clarinet, baritone sax; Al Cohn as Ike Horowitz, tenor sax, bass clarinet, flute; Jimmy Lyon, piano; Oscar Pettiford, bass; Osie Johnson, drums.
NYC, January 19, 1955
MutationBethlehem BCP-14, BCP-84
Just One Of Those ThingsBethlehem BCP-14
When Your Lover Has Gone-
Three Little Words-
Sneaky Pete-
Melody In B Flat-
Love Locked Out-
* Bethlehem BCP-14   Urbie Green - Urbie - East Coast Jazz/6
* Bethlehem BCP-84   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume Three
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best

Don Elliott Nonet

Howard Rich, trumpet; Don Elliott, trumpet, mellophone, vibes, vocals; Billy Byers, trombone; Hal McKusick, flute, alto sax; Al Cohn, tenor sax; Danny Bank, baritone sax; Barry Galbraith, guitar; Milt Hinton, bass; Mel Zelnick, drums.
NYC, January 19 & February 22, 1955
Spring Is HereBethlehem BCP-12
Mellophone Mambo-
S'posin'-
Summer SettingBethlehem BCP-12, BCP-84
With The Wind And The Rain In Your HairBethlehem BCP-12
Almost Like Being In Love-
The Lamp Is Low-
My Reverie-
Deep Purple-
Fascinating Rhythm-
You're Driving Me CrazyBethlehem BCP-15
Let's Fall In Love-
Speak Low-
Looking For A Boy-
I Hadn't Anyone Till You-
Ev'ry Time (I Fall In Love)-
Polka Dots And Moonbeams-
Oh, Baby It Scares Me-
Ev'ry Time-
Whatever Happened To You-
* Bethlehem BCP-12   Don Elliott - Mellophone
* Bethlehem BCP-84   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume Three
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-15   Don Elliott Sings

Stu Williamson Quintet

Stu Williamson, trumpet; Charlie Mariano, alto sax #1,2,4; Claude Williamson, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, January 20, 1955
1.The Lady Is A TrampBethlehem BCP-31, BCP-88
2.Yardbird SuiteBethlehem BCP-31, BCP-91
3.The Things We Did Last SummerBethlehem BCP-1024, BCP-31, BCP-92
4.Stu's Dues BluesBethlehem BCP-31, BCP-89
* Bethlehem BCP-31   Stu Williamson Plays
* Bethlehem BCP-88   Various Artists - Jazz Music For People Who Don't Care About Money
* Bethlehem BCP-91   Various Artists - A Lot Of Yarn But A Well Knitted Jazz Album
* Bethlehem BCP-92   Various Artists - No Sour Grapes ...Just Pure Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-89   Various Artists - We've Built A Jazz Album ...For You
* Bethlehem BCP-1024   Stu Williamson - Sapphire

Milt Hinton Quartet

Tony Scott, clarinet, bass clarinet; Dick Katz, piano; Milt Hinton, bass; Osie Johnson, drums.
NYC, January 20, 1955
Mean To MeBethlehem BCP-10
Pick 'N' PatBethlehem BCP-10, BCP-82
Over The RainbowBethlehem BCP-10
Milt To The HiltBethlehem BCP-1020, BCP-10
Don't Blame Me-
Katz MeowBethlehem BCP-10
Upstairs With Milt-
Ebony SilhouetteBethlehem BCP-1020, BCP-10
Cantus Firmus-
These Foolish ThingsBethlehem BCP-10
* Bethlehem BCP-10   Milt Hinton - East Coast Jazz/5
* Bethlehem BCP-82   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume One
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-1020   Milt Hinton - East Coast Jazz/5

Bob Hardaway Quintet

Bob Hardaway, tenor sax; Larry Bunker, vibes; Marty Paich, piano; Max Bennett, bass; Art Mardigan, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, January 21, 1955
JuniorBethlehem BCP-1026, BCP-3, BCP-83, BCP-86
Lou's BlueBethlehem BCP-1026, BCP-3, BCP-87
Spring Is HereBethlehem BCP-1026, BCP-3
Irresistible YouBethlehem BCP-1026, BCP-3, BCP-85
* Bethlehem BCP-3   Eddie Shu/Bob Hardaway - Jazz Practitioners
* Bethlehem BCP-83   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume Two
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-86   Various Artists - We Cut This Album For Bread
* Bethlehem BCP-87   Various Artists - Double Barrel Jazz - No Blanks Here
* Bethlehem BCP-85   Various Artists - Nothing Cheesy About This Jazz - Do You Dig It?
* Bethlehem BCP-1026   Bob Hardaway - Lou's Blue

Bob Hardaway Quartet

Bob Hardaway, tenor sax; Marty Paich, piano; Joe Mondragon, bass; Larry Bunker, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, January 22, 1955
I Cover The WaterfrontBethlehem BCP-1026, BCP-3
IndianaBethlehem BCP-1026, BCP-3, BCP-90
Out Of NowhereBethlehem BCP-1026, BCP-3, BCP-89
Deep PurpleBethlehem BCP-1026
* Bethlehem BCP-3   Eddie Shu/Bob Hardaway - Jazz Practitioners
* Bethlehem BCP-90   Various Artists - A Handful Of Cool Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-89   Various Artists - We've Built A Jazz Album ...For You
* Bethlehem BCP-1026   Bob Hardaway - Lou's Blue

Bobby Scott Octet

Conte Candoli, trumpet #1-3,5,7; Frank Rosolino, trombone #1-3,5,7; Charlie Mariano, alto sax #1-3,5,7; Bill Holman, tenor sax #1-3,5,7; Jimmy Giuffre, baritone sax #1-3,5,7; Bobby Scott, piano; Max Bennett, bass #1-3,5,7; Stan Levey, drums #1-3,5,7.
Los Angeles, CA, January 23, 1955
1.WigwamBethlehem BCP-1029, BCP-8
2.The Creed-
3.Table Cloth Stomp-
4.A Parable-
5.The Wig-
6.Count BillBethlehem BCP-1029, BCP-8, BCP-83
7.Kwan-YouenBethlehem BCP-1029, BCP-8
8.Makin' WhoopeeBethlehem BCP-1029
* Bethlehem BCP-8   The Compositions Of Bobby Scott
* Bethlehem BCP-83   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume Two
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-1029   The Composition Of Bobby Scott, Vol. 2

Herbie Harper Octet

Herbie Harper, trombone; Paul Saramento, tuba; Charlie Mariano, alto sax; Jimmy Giuffre, tenor, baritone sax; Corky Hale, harp; Jimmy Rowles, piano; Harry Babasin, bass; Irv Cottler, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, January 25, 1955
Anything GoesBethlehem BCP-1025
I'm Old Fashioned-
My Romance (mistitled as I'll Take Romance)-
TopsyBethlehem BCP-1025, 45-11082
How Deep Is The OceanBethlehem BCP-1025, BCP-6036, 45-11082
Now You KnowBethlehem BCP-1025, BCP-6036
AngusBethlehem BCP-1025, BCP-83
* Bethlehem BCP-6036   Various Artists - Trombone Bandstand
* Bethlehem BCP-83   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume Two
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-1025   Herbie Harper
* Bethlehem 45-11082   Herbie Harper - Topsy / How Deep Is The Ocean

Kai Winding - J.J. Johnson Quintet

J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding, trombone; Dick Katz, piano; Wendell Marshall, bass; Al Harewood, drums.
NYC, January 26, 1955
Thou SwellBethlehem BCP-13 (earlier), BCP-6065, 45-11031
Lope CityBethlehem BCP-13 (earlier)
Lope City (alternate take 2)unissued
It's All Right With MeBethlehem BCP-13 (earlier)
It's All Right With Me (alternate take 2)unissued
It's All Right With Me (alternate take 15)-
* Bethlehem BCP-13 (earlier), BCP-6001   K + J.J. - East Coast Jazz/7
= Bethlehem BCP-6001 (later)   Kai Winding, J.J. Johnson - Nuf Said - K + J.J. - East Coast Jazz/7 - 1959 Playboy Jazz Poll Winners
* Bethlehem BCP-6065   Various Artists - Golden Jazz Instrumentals
* Bethlehem 45-11031   Kai Winding, J.J. Johnson - Going Rock / Thou Swell

Max Bennett Quintet

Frank Rosolino, trombone; Charlie Mariano, alto sax; Claude Williamson, piano; Max Bennett, bass; Stan Levey, drums; Helen Carr, vocals #7,8.
Los Angeles, CA, January 27, 1955
1.RubberneckBethlehem BCP-1028, BCP-50
2.Just MaxBethlehem BCP-1028, BCP-50, BCP-82
3.Jeepers CreepersBethlehem BCP-1028, BCP-50
4.T.K.-
5.I'll Never Smile Again-
6.Sweet Georgia Brown-
7.They Say-
8.Do You Know Why-
* Bethlehem BCP-50   Max Bennett Plays
* Bethlehem BCP-82   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume One
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-1028   Max Bennett Quintet

Kai Winding - J.J. Johnson Quintet

J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding, trombone; Dick Katz, piano; Milt Hinton, bass; Al Harewood, drums.
NYC, January 27, 1955
LoverBethlehem BCP-13 (earlier)
Lover (alternate take 13)unissued
Stolen BassBethlehem BCP-13 (earlier), 45-11030
Mad About The BoyBethlehem BCP-13 (earlier), 45-11070
Yes Sir, That's My Baby-
Going RockBethlehem BCP-13 (earlier), BCP-83, BCP-6036, 45-11031
Going Rock (alternate take 1)unissued
Out Of This WorldBethlehem BCP-13 (earlier), 45-11030
Out Of This World (alternate take 8)unissued
That's How I Feel About YouBethlehem BCP-13 (earlier)
That's How I Feel About You (alternate take 7)unissued
* Bethlehem BCP-13 (earlier), BCP-6001   K + J.J. - East Coast Jazz/7
= Bethlehem BCP-6001 (later)   Kai Winding, J.J. Johnson - Nuf Said - K + J.J. - East Coast Jazz/7 - 1959 Playboy Jazz Poll Winners
* Bethlehem BCP-83   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume Two
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-6036   Various Artists - Trombone Bandstand
* Bethlehem 45-11030   Kai Winding, J.J. Johnson - Stolen Bass / Out Of This World
* Bethlehem 45-11070   Kai Winding, J.J. Johnson - Yes Sir, That's My Baby / Mad About The Boy
* Bethlehem 45-11031   Kai Winding, J.J. Johnson - Going Rock / Thou Swell

Bobby Troup Quintet

Bob Enevoldsen, valve trombone #2,7,12; Bobby Troup, piano, vocals; Howard Roberts, guitar; Red Mitchell, bass; Don Heath, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, January 28, 1955
1.Jamboree JonesBethlehem BCP-19, BCP-82, 45-11006
2.Midnight SunBethlehem BCP-1030, BCP-19
3.Come Rain Or Come ShineBethlehem BCP-19
4.LauraBethlehem BCP-1030, BCP-19
5.That Old Black MagicBethlehem BCP-1030, BCP-19, 45-11006
6.One For My BabyBethlehem BCP-1030, BCP-19
7.Chckoo In The Clock-
8.Day In, Day OutBethlehem BCP-19
9.Jeepers CreepersBethlehem BCP-1030, BCP-19
10.Lazy MoodBethlehem BCP-19
11.SkylarkBethlehem BCP-1030, BCP-19
12.I'm With You-
* Bethlehem BCP-19   Bobby Troup Sings Johnny Mercer
* Bethlehem BCP-82   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume One
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-1030   The Songs Of Bobby Troup
* Bethlehem 45-11006   Bobby Troup - Jamboree Jones / That Old Black Magic

Red Mitchell Sextet

Conte Candoli, trumpet #1-4; Bob Brookmeyer, valve trombone #1-4; Zoot Sims, tenor sax #1-4; Claude Williamson, piano; Red Mitchell, bass; Stan Levey, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, February 1, 1955
1.Happy MinorBethlehem BCP-1033, BCP-2, BCP-91
2.Scrapple From The AppleBethlehem BCP-1033, BCP-2, BCP-86
3.Long Ago And Far AwayBethlehem BCP-1033, BCP-2, BCP-89
4.Gone With The WindBethlehem BCP-1033, BCP-2
5.Kelly GreenBethlehem BCP-1033, BCP-2, BCP-82, BCP-90
6.BluesologyBethlehem BCP-1033, BCP-2, BCP-92
7.Once In A WhileBethlehem BCP-1033
* Bethlehem BCP-2   Oscar Pettiford/Red Mitchell - Jazz Mainstream
* Bethlehem BCP-91   Various Artists - A Lot Of Yarn But A Well Knitted Jazz Album
* Bethlehem BCP-86   Various Artists - We Cut This Album For Bread
* Bethlehem BCP-89   Various Artists - We've Built A Jazz Album ...For You
* Bethlehem BCP-82   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume One
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-90   Various Artists - A Handful Of Cool Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-92   Various Artists - No Sour Grapes ...Just Pure Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-1033   Red Mitchell - Happy Minor

Jack Dupree

Sidney Grant, tenor sax #1,3,4; Jack Dupree, piano, vocals; Jerome Darr, guitar; Cedric Wallace, bass; Cornelius Thomas, drums.
NYC, February 15, 1955
1. K8524-1Harelip BluesKing 4797, LP 735, KS 1084
2. K8525-1Two Below ZeroKing 4779, LP 735; Bethlehem BCP-6071
3. K8526-1Let The Doorbell RingKing 4797, KS 1084
4. K8527-1Blues For Everybody (Everybody Blues)King 4779, LP 735, KS 1084, 6299
* Bethlehem BCP-6071   Various Artists - Blues 'N' Folk
* King KS 1084   Jack Dupree
* King 4797   Jack Dupree - Harelip Blues / Let The Doorbell Ring
* King 4779   Jack Dupree - Two Below Zero / Blues For Everybody (Everybody Blues)
* King 6299   Jack Dupree - Blues For Everybody (Everybody Blues) / ???
* King LP 735   Jack Dupree (no details)

Hal McKusick Quartet

Hal McKusick, alto sax, clarinet; Barry Galbraith, guitar; Milt Hinton, bass; Osie Johnson, drums.
NYC, February 17, 1955
Taylor MadeBethlehem BCP-16
You Don't Know What Love IsBethlehem BCP-16, BCP-6035
They Can't Take That Away From MeBethlehem BCP-16
Lullaby For Leslie-
Minor Matters-
Blue-WhoBethlehem BCP-16, BCP-83
By-IanBethlehem BCP-16
What's New-
Interwoven-
Give 'Em Hal-
* Bethlehem BCP-16   Hal McKusick - East Coast Jazz/8
* Bethlehem BCP-6035   Various Artists - Fifteen Star Saxophones
* Bethlehem BCP-83   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume Two
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best

The Australian Jazz Quartet

Dick Healey, alto, tenor sax, flute, clarinet, piccolo, bass; Erroll Buddle, tenor sax, bassoon; Bryce Rohde, piano; Jack Brokensha, drums, vibes.
NYC, February 21, 1955
A Foggy DayBethlehem BCP-1031, BCP-31 (earlier)
Little Girl Blue-
Loose Walk-
The Girl With The Flaxen HairBethlehem BCP-1031, BCP-31 (earlier), BCP-84
You Are Too BeautifulBethlehem BCP-1031, BCP-31 (earlier)
Lullaby Of The Leaves-
The Things We Did Last Summer-
Fascinating Rhythm-
* Bethlehem BCP-31 (earlier), BCP-6002   The Australian Jazz Quartet/Quintet
* Bethlehem BCP-84   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume Three
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-1031   Australian Jazz Quartet

Osie Johnson And His Combos / Osie Johnson Octet

Thad Jones, Abdul Chiefy Salaam aka Bill Scott, trumpet; Henry Coker, trombone; Ernie Wilkins, alto sax; Frank Wess, tenor sax, flute; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Wendell Marshall, bass; Osie Johnson, drums.
Beltone Recording Studios, NYC, February, 1955
The Desert SongPeriod SPL 1108; Jazztone J-1234; Bethlehem BCP-66; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2
Cokernut TreePeriod SPL 1108; Jazztone J-1234; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2
Osie's OasisPeriod SPL 1108, SPL 302; Jazztone J-1234; Bethlehem BCP-66; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2
Midnight MiragePeriod SPL 1108; Jazztone J-1234; Bethlehem BCP-66, BCP-6035; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2
* Jazztone J-1234   Osie Johnson's All-Stars - Swingin' Sounds
* Bethlehem BCP-66   The Happy Jazz Of Osie Johnson
* Period SPL 302   Various Artists - Period's Jazz Digest
* Bethlehem BCP-6035   Various Artists - Fifteen Star Saxophones
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2   Osie Johnson - Osie's Oasis
* Period SPL 1108   Osie Johnson And His Combos In Osie's Oasis

Osie Johnson And His Combos / Osie Johnson Sextet

Thad Jones, trumpet; Bill Hughes, trombone #1,2,4; Henry Coker, trombone #3; Frank Wess, tenor sax, flute; Dick Katz, piano; Milton Hinton, bass; Osie Johnson, drums; Osie Johnson, vocals #4.
Beltone Recording Studios, NYC, February, 1955
1.Jumpin' At The Water HolePeriod SPL 1108; Jazztone J-1234; Bethlehem BCP-66; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2
2.Cat WalkPeriod SPL 1112; Jazztone J-1234; Bethlehem BCP-66; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2
3.I Don't Want To Cry Anymore-
4.Don't Bug Me, Hug MePeriod SPL 1112, SPL 304; Jazztone J-1234; Bethlehem BCP-66; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2
* Jazztone J-1234   Osie Johnson's All-Stars - Swingin' Sounds
* Bethlehem BCP-66   The Happy Jazz Of Osie Johnson
* Period SPL 304   Various Artists - Period's Jazz Digest, Vol. 2
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2   Osie Johnson - Osie's Oasis
* Period SPL 1108   Osie Johnson And His Combos In Osie's Oasis
* Period SPL 1112   Osie Johnson And His Combos In Johnson's Whacks

Osie Johnson And His Combos / Osie Johnson Quintet

Benny Powell, trombone; Frank Wess, tenor sax, flute; Dick Katz, piano; Eddie Jones, bass; Osie Johnson, drums.
Beltone Recording Studios, NYC, February, 1955
Blues For The CamelsPeriod SPL 1108; Jazztone J-1234; Bethlehem BCP-66; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2
Johnson's WhacksPeriod SPL 1112, SPL 302; Jazztone J-1234; Bethlehem BCP-66; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2
Flute To BootPeriod SPL 1112; Jazztone J-1234; Bethlehem BCP-66; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2
Osmosis-
* Jazztone J-1234   Osie Johnson's All-Stars - Swingin' Sounds
* Bethlehem BCP-66   The Happy Jazz Of Osie Johnson
* Period SPL 302   Various Artists - Period's Jazz Digest
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1916-2   Osie Johnson - Osie's Oasis
* Period SPL 1108   Osie Johnson And His Combos In Osie's Oasis
* Period SPL 1112   Osie Johnson And His Combos In Johnson's Whacks

Joe Derise Trio

Joe Derise, piano, vocals; Milt Hinton, bass; Osie Johnson, drums.
NYC, March 10, 1955
Comes LoveBethlehem BCP-1039
Comes Love (alternate take 1)unissued
It Might As Well Be SpringBethlehem BCP-1039
It Might As Well Be Spring (alternate take)unissued
My RomanceBethlehem BCP-1039, BCP-82
MaybeBethlehem BCP-1039
How High The Moon-
A Fine Romance-
A Fine Romance (alternate take 3)unissued
Mountain GreeneryBethlehem BCP-1039
Mountain Greenery (alternate take 1)unissued
How Long Has This Been Going OnBethlehem BCP-1039
How Long Has This Been Going On (alternate take 7)unissued
* Bethlehem BCP-82   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume One
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-1039   Joe Derise

Joe Roland Quintet

Joe Roland, vibes; Freddie Redd, piano; Dick Garcia, guitar; Danny Martucci, bass; Ron Jefferson, drums.
NYC, March 17 & 18, 1955
Easy LivingBethlehem BCP-17
Stairway To The SteinwayBethlehem BCP-17, BCP-84
Soft WindsBethlehem BCP-17
Teach Me Tonight-
Robin-
Sweet Lorraine-
Goodbye Bird-
After You've Gone-
Anticipation-
I Cover The Waterfront-
The Moon Got In My Eyes-
Street Of Dreams-
* Bethlehem BCP-17   Joe Roland - Easy Living
* Bethlehem BCP-84   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume Three
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best

Ruby Braff Orchestra

Ruby Braff, trumpet; Al Klink, Hymie Shertzer, alto sax; Boomie Richman, Bob Wilber, tenor sax; Sol Schlinger, baritone sax; Ellis Larkins, piano; Mundell Lowe, Art Ryerson, guitar; Walter Page, bass; Bobby Donaldson, drums.
NYC, March 17 & 18, 1955
When You're SmilingBethlehem BCP-1032, BCP-5, BCP-91, BCP-6043, 45-11079
Easy LivingBethlehem BCP-1032, BCP-82, BCP-6043
Pullin' ThroughBethlehem BCP-1032, BCP-6043
You're A Lucky Guy-
Flowers For A LadyBethlehem BCP-1032, BCP-5, BCP-6043, 45-11079
Foolin' MyselfBethlehem BCP-1032, BCP-6043
I'll Be AroundBethlehem BCP-1032, BCP-5, BCP-89, BCP-6043
It's Too Easy To Blame The WeatherBethlehem BCP-1032, BCP-6043
* Bethlehem BCP-5   A Ruby Braff Omnibus
* Bethlehem BCP-91   Various Artists - A Lot Of Yarn But A Well Knitted Jazz Album
* Bethlehem BCP-6043   Ruby Braff, Trumpet And Orchestra - The Best Of Ruby Braff
* Bethlehem BCP-82   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume One
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-89   Various Artists - We've Built A Jazz Album ...For You
* Bethlehem BCP-1032   Ruby Braff - Holiday In Braff
* Bethlehem 45-11079   Ruby Braff, Ellis Larkins - When You're Smiling / Flowers For A Lady

Sam Most Sextet

Sam Most, flute, clarinet; Marty Flax, baritone sax; Bill Triglia, piano; Barry Galbraith, guitar; Burgher Jones, bass; Bobby Donaldson, drums.
NYC, March 29, 1955
CherokeeBethlehem BCP-18
Don't Worry 'Bout Me-
What A Diff'rence A Day Made-
How Deep Is The Ocean-
Tea For Two-
* Bethlehem BCP-18   Sam Most - I'm Nuts About The Most....Sam That Is! - East Coast Jazz/9

Sam Most Sextet

Sam Most, flute, clarinet; Marty Flax, baritone sax; Bill Triglia, piano; Barry Galbraith, guitar; Oscar Pettiford, bass; Osie Johnson, drums.
NYC, March-April, 1955
Falling In Love With LoveBethlehem BCP-18
Rose Room-
Smiles-
Broadway-
'Deed I Do-
* Bethlehem BCP-18   Sam Most - I'm Nuts About The Most....Sam That Is! - East Coast Jazz/9

Chris Connor

J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding, trombone #7-14; Herbie Mann, flute, tenor sax; Ralph Sharon, piano; Joe Puma, guitar; Milt Hinton, bass; Osie Johnson, drums; Chris Connor, vocals.
NYC, April, 1955
1.Blame It On My YouthBethlehem BCP-20, BCP-84, 45-11005
2.It's All Right With MeBethlehem BCP-20, BCP-6006, 45-11012
3.Trouble Is A ManBethlehem BCP-20
4.All This And Heaven TooBethlehem BCP-20, BCP-6006, BCP-6041, 45-11012
5.All Dressed Up With A Broken HeartBethlehem BCP-20
6.Ridin' High-
7.Someone To Watch Over MeBethlehem BCP-20, BCP-6041
8.The Thrill Is GoneBethlehem BCP-20, BCP-6006
9.I Concentrate On YouBethlehem BCP-20, BCP-6041
10.From This Moment On-
11.-Bethlehem BCP-56
12.A Good Man Is A Seldom Thing-
13.Don't Wait Up For Me-
14.In Other Words (Fly Me To The Moon)-
* Bethlehem BCP-20   Chris Connor - This Is Chris
* Bethlehem BCP-84   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume Three
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-6006   Julie London, Carmen McRae, Chris Connor - Bethlehem's Girl Friends
* Bethlehem BCP-6041   Nina Simone And Her Friends - An Intimate Variety Of Vocal Charm
* Bethlehem BCP-56   Chris Connor - Chris
= Bethlehem BCP-56 (later)   The Rich Sound Of Chris Connor
* Bethlehem 45-11005   Chris Connor - Come Back To Sorrento / Blame It On My Youth
* Bethlehem 45-11012   Chris Connor - It's All Right With Me / All This And Heaven Too

Jazz At The Metropole Cafe

Charlie Shavers, trumpet #3-6; Henry "Red" Allen, trumpet, vocals #1,2,5,6; Herb Fleming, trombone #1,2,5; Frank Rehak, trombone #3-5; Buster Bailey, clarinet #1,2,5; Eddie Barefield, clarinet, alto sax #3-5; Claude Hopkins, piano #1,2,5; Kenny Kersey, piano #3-5; Benny Moten, bass #1,2,5; Milt Hinton, bass #3-5; Cozy Cole, drums #1,2,6; Panama Francis, drums #3-5; unknown, drums #5; Al Collins, narrator #6.
"Metropole Cafe", NYC, May, 1955
1.Buddy Bolden SaidBethlehem BCP-21
2.Kiss The Baby-
3.Cotton Tail-
4.Jazz At The Metropole-
5.When The Saints Go Marching In-
6.Trumpet Conversation-
* Bethlehem BCP-21   Al "Jazzbo" Collins - Jazz At The Metropole Cafe

Herbie Mann Quartet

Herbie Mann, flute, tenor sax; Joe Puma, guitar; Charles Andrus, bass; Harold Granowsky, drums.
NYC, June, 1955
I Told Every Little StarBethlehem BCP-24
Love Is A Simple ThingBethlehem BCP-24, BCP-6067, 45-11036
There's No YouBethlehem BCP-24
SorimaoBethlehem BCP-24, BCP-6067, 45-11037
The Influential Mr. CohnBethlehem BCP-24
A One Way Love-
The Surrey With The Fringe On TopBethlehem BCP-24, BCP-6067, 45-11037
FlamingoBethlehem BCP-24
Little Orphan Annie-
JasmineBethlehem BCP-24, BCP-6067, 45-11036
BeverlyBethlehem BCP-24
WoodchuckBethlehem BCP-24, BCP-6067
* Bethlehem BCP-24   Herbie Mann Quartet - Flamingo
* Bethlehem BCP-6067   Herbie Mann - The Epitome Of Jazz
* Bethlehem 45-11036   Herbie Mann - Love Is A Simple Thing / Jasmine
* Bethlehem 45-11037   Herbie Mann - Sorimao / The Surrey With The Fringe On Top

Charlie Mariano Quartet

Charlie Mariano, alto, tenor sax; John Williams, piano; Max Bennett, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.
NYC, June, 1955
Johnny One NoteBethlehem BCP-25
The Very Thought Of You-
Smoke Gets In Your EyesBethlehem BCP-25, BCP-6035
King For A DayBethlehem BCP-25
Darn That Dream-
Floormat-
Traditional BluesBethlehem BCP-25, BCP-6038
I Heard You Cried Last NightBethlehem BCP-25
* Bethlehem BCP-25   Charlie Mariano
* Bethlehem BCP-6035   Various Artists - Fifteen Star Saxophones
* Bethlehem BCP-6038   Various Artists - Blues Ville

Charlie Shavers With Strings

Charlie Shavers, trumpet; unidentified large studio orchestra, Sy Oliver, arranger, conductor.
NYC, June, 1955
I've Got A Crush On YouBethlehem BCP-27
Someone To Watch Over Me-
Somebody Loves MeBethlehem BCP-27, 45-11018
The Man I LoveBethlehem BCP-27
It Ain't Necessarily So-
Liza-
Embraceable You-
I've Got Rhythm-
SummertimeBethlehem BCP-27, BCP-6037
But Not For MeBethlehem BCP-27, BCP-6037, 45-11018
* Bethlehem BCP-27   Charlie Shavers - Gershwin, Shavers And Strings
* Bethlehem BCP-6037   Various Artists - Big Band Contrast
* Bethlehem 45-11018   Charlie Shavers - But Not For Me / Somebody Loves Me

Charlie Mariano Quartet

Charlie Mariano, tenor sax; John Williams, piano; Max Bennett, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, July 11, 1955
MantecaBethlehem BCP-49
It's You Or No One-
Give A Little Whistle-
I Should CareBethlehem BCP-49, 45-11040
* Bethlehem BCP-49   Charlie Mariano Plays
* Bethlehem 45-11040   Charlie Mariano - I Should Care / Green Walls

Conte Candoli Quintet

Conte Candoli, trumpet; Bill Holman, tenor sax; Lou Levy, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Lawrence Marable, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, July 26, 1955
Toots SweetBethlehem BCP-30
Jazz City Blues-
My Old Flame-
Full CountBethlehem BCP-30, BCP-6035
I'm Getting Sentimental Over YouBethlehem BCP-30, 45-11024
Four-
Groovin' HigherBethlehem BCP-30
* Bethlehem BCP-30   Conte Candoli
* Bethlehem BCP-6035   Various Artists - Fifteen Star Saxophones
* Bethlehem 45-11024   Conte Candoli - I'm Getting Sentimental Over You / Four

The Six

Johnny Glasel, trumpet; Sonny Truitt, trombone; Bob Wilber, sax; Bob Hammer, piano; Bill Britto, bass; Eddie Phyfe, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July, 1955
TastyBethlehem BCP-28
As Far As We're Concerned-
ShiftyBethlehem BCP-28, 45-11049
SerenataBethlehem BCP-28
Pink Ice-
Strange Diet-
Old Folks-
Itchy FingersBethlehem BCP-28, 45-11049
Two Kinds Of BluesBethlehem BCP-28
* Bethlehem BCP-28; London (E) LTZ-N.15042   The Six
* Bethlehem 45-11049   The Six - Shifty / Itchy Fingers

Bud Freeman Quintet

Ruby Braff, trumpet; Bud Freeman, tenor sax; Kenny Kersey, piano #1-5; Dave Bowman, piano #6-11; Al Hall, bass; George Wettling, drums.
NYC, July, 1955
1.Newport-NewsBethlehem BCP-29, 45-11059
2.At SundownBethlehem BCP-29
3.Exactly Like You-
4.Let's Do It-
5.But Not For MeBethlehem BCP-29, BCP-6035
6.Stop, Look And ListenBethlehem BCP-29, 45-11059
7.HanidBethlehem BCP-29
8.Dave's Blues-
9.I Remember You-
10.Perdido-
11.You Took Advantage Of Me-
* Bethlehem BCP-29   Bud Freeman
* Bethlehem BCP-6035   Various Artists - Fifteen Star Saxophones
* Bethlehem 45-11059   Bud Freeman - Stop, Look And Listen / Newport-News

Oscar Pettiford Octet

Donald Byrd, Ernie Royal, trumpet #1-8; Bob Brookmeyer, valve trombone #1-8; Gigi Gryce, alto sax, clarinet #1-8; Jerome Richardson, tenor sax, clarinet, flute #1-8; Don Abney, piano; Oscar Pettiford, bass, cello #1-8, bass #9; Osie Johnson, drums #1-8.
NYC, August 12, 1955
1. 6473Another OneBethlehem BCP-33, 45-11044
2.Minor 7th HeavenBethlehem BCP-33
3. 6471ScorpioBethlehem BCP-33, 45-11043
4.Kamman's A'comin'Bethlehem BCP-33
5.Don't Squawk-
6. 6472OscalypsoBethlehem BCP-33, 45-11044
7. 6470TitoroBethlehem BCP-33, 45-11043
8.Bohemia After DarkBethlehem BCP-33
9.StardustBethlehem BCP-33, BCP-82
* Bethlehem BCP-33   Oscar Pettiford
* Bethlehem BCP-82   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume One
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem 45-11044   Oscar Pettiford - Oscalypso / Another One
* Bethlehem 45-11043   Oscar Pettiford - Scorpio / Titoro

Mel Torme

Frank Beach, trumpet; 1 french horn, French horn; 2 flutes, flute; 1 bass, bass clarinet; 1 harp, harp; Al Hendrickson, guitar; Mel Torme, vocals; unidentified rhythm and strings, Al Pellegrini, conductor.
NYC, August 28-30, 1955
I Got It Bad And That Ain't GoodBethlehem BCP-34, BCP-83
Till The Clouds Roll ByBethlehem BCP-34
Isn't It Romantic-
I Know Why-
All This And Heaven Too-
How Long Has This Been Going On-
Polka Dots And Moonbeams-
You Leave Me Breathless-
I Found A Million Dollar Baby-
Wonderful One-
It's A Blue World-
Stay As Sweet As You Are-
* Bethlehem BCP-34   Mel Torme - It's A Blue World
* Bethlehem BCP-83   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume Two
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best

Bobby Troup Quartet

Bobby Troup, piano, vocals; Howard Roberts, guitar; Bob Enevoldsen, bass; Don Heath, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, August, 1955
Mountain GreeneryBethlehem BCP-35
I Still Suits Me-
Little Girl Blue-
Manhattan-
You Are Too Beautiful-
They Can't Take That Away From Me-
I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm-
Gypsy In My Soul-
The Boy Next Door-
Love Is Here To Stay-
Have You Met Miss Jones-
The Lady Is A Tramp-
* Bethlehem BCP-35   The Distinctive Style Of Bobby Troup

Dexter Gordon Quartet

Dexter Gordon, tenor sax; Kenny Drew, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Lawrence Marable, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, September 18, 1955
Daddy Plays The HornBethlehem BCP-36
ConfirmationBethlehem BCP-36, 45-11026
Darn That DreamBethlehem BCP-36, BCP-6035, 45-11025
Number FourBethlehem BCP-36, 45-11025
Autumn In New YorkBethlehem BCP-36, 45-11085
You Can Depend On MeBethlehem BCP-36
* Bethlehem BCP-36   Dexter Gordon - Daddy Plays The Horn
= Fresh Sound (Sp) FSR-154   Dexter Gordon Plays
* Bethlehem BCP-6035   Various Artists - Fifteen Star Saxophones
* Bethlehem 45-11026   Dexter Gordon - Confirmation, Part 1 & 2
* Bethlehem 45-11025   Dexter Gordon - Number Four / Darn That Dream
* Bethlehem 45-11085   Dexter Gordon - Autumn In New York, Part 1 & 2

Red Mitchell Quintet/Trio

Conte Candoli, trumpet #1,3,5,6,8; Joe Maini, alto, tenor sax #1,3,5,6,8; Hampton Hawes, piano; Red Mitchell, bass; Chuck Thompson, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, September 27, 1955
1.Jam For Your BreadBethlehem BCP-38
2.Where Or When-
3.Section Blues-
4.Duff-
5.Ornithology-
6.Will You Still Be Mine-
7.I'll Never Be The Same-
8.East Coast Outpost-
9.You Go To My Head-
* Bethlehem BCP-38   Red Mitchell - Jam For Your Bread

Stan Levey Sextet

Conte Candoli, trumpet; Frank Rosolino, trombone; Dexter Gordon, tenor sax; Lou Levy, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Stan Levey, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, September 27 & 28, 1955
Diggin' For DizBethlehem BCP-37
Ruby, My Dear-
Tune Up-
La Chaloupee-
Day In, Day Out-
Stanley The Steamer-
This Time The Dream's On Me-
* Bethlehem BCP-37   Stan Levey - This Time The Drum's On Me

Herbie Mann - Sam Most Quintet

Herbie Mann, Sam Most, flute; Joe Puma, guitar; Jimmy Gannon, bass; Lee Kleinman, drums.
NYC, October 12 & 17, 1955
Fascinating RhythmBethlehem BCP-40
Why Do I Love YouBethlehem BCP-40, BCP-6067
It's Only SunshineBethlehem BCP-40
Love LettersBethlehem BCP-40, BCP-90
Let's Get Away From It AllBethlehem BCP-40, BCP-84
Flying HomeBethlehem BCP-40
I'll Remember April-
EmpathyBethlehem BCP-40, BCP-6067
It Might As Well Be Spring-
Just One Of Those ThingsBethlehem BCP-40
Seven Come Eleven-
* Bethlehem BCP-40   The Herbie Mann-Sam Most Quintet
* Bethlehem BCP-6067   Herbie Mann - The Epitome Of Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-90   Various Artists - A Handful Of Cool Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-84   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume Three
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best

Howard McGhee Quintet

Howard McGhee, trumpet; Sahib Shihab, baritone, alto sax #1,2,4-9,11; Duke Jordan, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.
NYC, October 22, 1955
1.Get HappyBethlehem BCP-42
2.Tahitian Lullaby-
3.Lover ManBethlehem BCP-42, BCP-6034, 45-11034
4.Lullaby Of The Leaves-
5.RifftideBethlehem BCP-42
6.Oo-Wee But I Do-
7.Don't Blame MeBethlehem BCP-42, 45-11035
8.TweedlesBethlehem BCP-42, BCP-82, 45-11035
9.TranscriptionsBethlehem BCP-42, 45-11061
10.You're Teasing Me-
11.I'll Remember AprilBethlehem BCP-42
* Bethlehem BCP-42   The Return Of Howard McGhee
* Bethlehem BCP-6034   Various Artists - Smart.. Luscious.. Beautiful - Sounds Of The Trumpets
* Bethlehem BCP-82   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume One
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem 45-11034   Howard McGhee - Lover Man / Lullaby Of The Leaves
* Bethlehem 45-11035   Howard McGhee - Tweedles / Don't Blame Me
* Bethlehem 45-11061   Howard McGhee - Transcriptions / You're Teasing Me

The Australian Jazz Quartet

Dick Healey, flute; Erroll Buddle, bassoon; Jack Brokensha, vibes; Bryce Rohde, piano; Jimmy Gannon, bass; Nick Stabulas, drums.
NYC, October, 1955
Spring Is HereBethlehem BCP-39 (earlier)
Autumn LeavesBethlehem BCP-39 (earlier), 45-11071
Thou SwellBethlehem BCP-39 (earlier)
Nostalgia-
Playtypus-
Tune For Jaimey-
April In Paris-
These Foolish ThingsBethlehem BCP-39 (earlier), 45-11071
Saxophone PadsBethlehem BCP-39 (earlier)
Have You Met Miss Jones-
* Bethlehem BCP-39 (earlier), BCP-6003   The Australian Jazz Quartet
* Bethlehem 45-11071   The Australian Jazz Quartet - Autumn Leaves / These Foolish Things

Helen Carr

Cappy Lewis, trumpet #1,2,4-12; Howard Roberts, guitar; Red Mitchell, bass; Helen Carr, vocals.
Los Angeles, CA, November 11, 1955
1.Be Careful It's My HeartBethlehem BCP-45
2.My Kind Of Trouble Is You-
3.Lonely Street-
4.Symphony-
5.You're Getting To Be A Habit With Me-
6.Bye Bye Baby-
7.Then You've Never Been Blue-
8.Summer Night-
9.Got A Date With An Angel-
10.Why Do I Love You-
11.Do I Worry-
12.I've Got A Feelin' You're Foolin'-
* Bethlehem BCP-45   Helen Carr - .......Why Do I Love You

Four Horns And A Lush Life

Maynard Ferguson, Herbie Harper, Tommy Pederson, Frank Rosolino, trombone; Dick Houlgate, baritone sax; Marty Paich, piano; Red Mitchell, bass; Stan Levey, drums; Russ Garcia, arranger, conductor.
Los Angeles, CA, November 14, 1955
I'll Never Forget What's Her NameBethlehem BCP-46
But BeautifulBethlehem BCP-46, 45-11062
Dancing On The CeilingBethlehem BCP-46
The Boy Next Door-
Just One Of Those Things-
Zigeuner-
Limehouse BluesBethlehem BCP-46, BCP-6036, 45-11063
Lush LifeBethlehem BCP-46, 45-11063
Lover Come Back To MeBethlehem BCP-46
RamonaBethlehem BCP-46, 45-11062
Someone To Watch Over MeBethlehem BCP-46
What Is This Thing Called Love-
* Bethlehem BCP-46   Russ Garcia Orchestra - Four Horns And A Lush Life
* Bethlehem BCP-6036   Various Artists - Trombone Bandstand
* Bethlehem 45-11062   Frank Rosolino, Maynard Ferguson - But Beautiful / Ramona
* Bethlehem 45-11063   Frank Rosolino, Maynard Ferguson - Lush Life / Limehouse Blues

Jazz City Workshop

Herbie Harper, trombone; Larry Bunker, vibes; Marty Paich, piano; Curtis Counce, bass; Frankie Capp, drums; Jack Costanzo, bongos; Mickey Lynne, vocals #4.
Los Angeles, CA, November 19, 1955
1.Zing! Went The Strings Of My HeartBethlehem BCP-44, 45-11028
2.Autumn LeavesBethlehem BCP-44, 45-11027
3.Blues In The ClosetBethlehem BCP-44, BCP-6038, 45-11027
4.That Old Black MagicBethlehem BCP-44
5.The Natives Are Restless TonightBethlehem BCP-44, 45-11028
6.Serenade In BlueBethlehem BCP-44
7.LauraBethlehem BCP-44, 45-11083
8.Them There Eyes-
* Bethlehem BCP-44; London (E) LTZ-N.15037   The Jazz City Workshop
* Bethlehem BCP-6038   Various Artists - Blues Ville
* Bethlehem 45-11028   Jazz City Workshop - The Natives Are Restless Tonight / Zing! Went The Strings Of My Heart
* Bethlehem 45-11027   Jazz City Workshop - Autumn Leaves / Blues In The Closet
* Bethlehem 45-11083   Jazz City Workshop - Laura / Them There Eyes

Terry Morel

Herbie Mann, flute; Ralph Sharon, piano; Jay Cave, bass; Christy Febbo, drums; Terry Morel, vocals.
Montclair Supper Club, Jackson Heights, Long Island, NY, late 1955
How About YouBethlehem BCP-47, BCP-86
The Night We Called It A DayBethlehem BCP-47, BCP-87
The One I Love Belongs To Somebody ElseBethlehem BCP-47, BCP-88
You Stepped Out Of A DreamBethlehem BCP-47, BCP-89
You're Not The KindBethlehem BCP-47, BCP-85
Too Late NowBethlehem BCP-47
The Gentleman Is A DopeBethlehem BCP-47, BCP-91
A Hundred Years From TodayBethlehem BCP-47, BCP-88
More Than You KnowBethlehem BCP-47, BCP-90
Who CaresBethlehem BCP-47, BCP-92
Mountain Greeneryunissued
Sometimes I'm Happy-
* Bethlehem BCP-47   Terry Morel - Songs Of A Woman In Love
* Bethlehem BCP-86   Various Artists - We Cut This Album For Bread
* Bethlehem BCP-87   Various Artists - Double Barrel Jazz - No Blanks Here
* Bethlehem BCP-88   Various Artists - Jazz Music For People Who Don't Care About Money
* Bethlehem BCP-89   Various Artists - We've Built A Jazz Album ...For You
* Bethlehem BCP-85   Various Artists - Nothing Cheesy About This Jazz - Do You Dig It?
* Bethlehem BCP-91   Various Artists - A Lot Of Yarn But A Well Knitted Jazz Album
* Bethlehem BCP-90   Various Artists - A Handful Of Cool Jazz
* Bethlehem BCP-92   Various Artists - No Sour Grapes ...Just Pure Jazz

Joe Derise With The Australian Jazz Quartet

Dick Healey, alto sax, flute, clarinet; Erroll Buddle, tenor sax, bassoon; Jack Brokensha, vibes; Bryce Rohde, piano; Jimmy Gannon, bass; Nick Stabulas, drums; Joe Derise, vocals.
NYC, late 1955
PersonalityBethlehem BCP-51
Once I Believed-
Swinging On A Star-
Humpty Dumpty Heart-
'S Wonderful-
More And More-
Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive-
Once In A Dream-
Soon-
The Charm Of You-
Spring In Old New York-
Love-
* Bethlehem BCP-51   Joe Derise
= Bethlehem BCP-51 (later)   Joe Derise Guest Vocalist With The Australian Jazz Quartet

Max Bennett Quartet

Carl Fontana, trombone #1-3; Dave McKenna, piano; Max Bennett, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.
NYC, December 14, 1955
1.Taking A Chance On LoveBethlehem BCP-50
2.Sweet Sue-
3.Blues-
4.S'posin'-
* Bethlehem BCP-50   Max Bennett Plays

Max Bennett Septet

Nick Travis, trumpet #1,4,5,9; Carl Fontana, trombone #1,3-6,8-10; Charlie Mariano, alto, tenor sax #1,4,5,9; Jack Nimitz, baritone sax #1,4,5,9; Dave McKenna, piano; Max Bennett, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.
NYC, December 14, 1955
1.Johnny JaguarBethlehem BCP-48
2.Something To Remember You By-
3.I Hadn't Anyone Till You-
4.Ira Of The I.R.A.-
5.Max Is The Factor-
6.Strike Up The Band-
7.Thirteen Tones-
8.Polka Dots And MoonbeamsBethlehem BCP-48, BCP-6036
9.Nice Work If You Can Get ItBethlehem BCP-48, 45-11064
10.My Heart Belongs To DaddyBethlehem BCP-48, BCP-6036, 45-11064
* Bethlehem BCP-48   Max Bennett
* Bethlehem BCP-6036   Various Artists - Trombone Bandstand
* Bethlehem 45-11064   Carl Fontana, Mel Lewis - My Heart Belongs To Daddy / Nice Work If You Can Get It

Teal Joy

Teal Joy, vocals; unidentified large studio orchestra, Ted Steele, arranger, director.
NYC, 1955?
Let's Fall In LoveBethlehem BCP-5001
Misirlou-
Come Back To Sorrento-
El Cumbanchero-
Teal Joy, vocals; unidentified studio jazz orchestra, Ted Steele, arranger, director.
Don't Worry 'Bout Me-
'Deed I Do-
That Old Devil Called Love-
Who's Sorry Now-
Teal Joy, vocals; unidentified horns, woodwinds, rhythm, harp and strings, Ted Steele, arranger, director.
Easy To Remember-
Since I Fell For You-
For You My Love-
Autumn Leaves-
* Bethlehem BCP-5001   Ted Steele Presents Miss Teal Joy

Dick Stabile And His Orchestra

Dick Stabile, vocals; unidentified orchestra.
NYC, 1955?
Poor ButterflyBethlehem BCP-5003, 45-11004
We'll Be Together AgainBethlehem BCP-5003
For YouBethlehem BCP-5003, 45-11013
Do I Love YouBethlehem BCP-5003
My Fate Is In Your Hands-
Broadway Beat-
Oh, Baby-
Ballet Bleu-
Without A SongBethlehem BCP-5003, 45-11004
I'm Glad There Is YouBethlehem BCP-5003, 45-11013
Man With A HornBethlehem BCP-5003
I Lead A Charmed Life-
* Bethlehem BCP-5003   Dick Stabile Plays For You
* Bethlehem 45-11004   Dick Stabile - Poor Butterfly / Without A Song
* Bethlehem 45-11013   Dick Stabile - For You / I'm Glad There Is You

Ted Steele And His Orchestra

unidentified orchestra, Ted Steele, arranger, director.
NYC, 1955?
Medley: Whispering / Down Among The Sheltering Palms / StumblingBethlehem BCP-5004
You Were Meant For Me-
Medley: I'm Nobody's Baby / Thanks A Million / When You Wore A Tulip-
I'm Thru With Love-
Medley: At Sundown / I Cried For You / Hold Me-
Deep Purple-
Medley: Singing In The Rain / Somebody Stole My Gal / Maybe-
I Don't Know Why-
Medley: Do You Ever Think Of Me / Linger Awhile / Rose Room-
I'm In The Mood For Love-
Medley: Swinging Down The Lane / Five Foot Two / Should I-
Don't Blame Me-
* Bethlehem BCP-5004   Ted Steele And His Orchestra - Let's Go Dancin'

Rufus Smith - Betty Glamann Quintet

Nick Perito, accordion; Betty Glamann, harp; Barry Galbraith, guitar; Rufus Smith, bass; Frank Garisto, drums.
NYC, 1955
PoincianaBethlehem BCP-22
Liza-
Laura-
Harp Capers-
Lotus Land-
Now Get Out-
The Boy Next Door-
Stompin' At The Savoy-
September Song-
Ragtime Mambo-
That's All-
Pulling StringsBethlehem BCP-22, BCP-84
* Bethlehem BCP-22   The Smith-Glamann Quintet - Poinciana
* Bethlehem BCP-84   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume Three
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best

Frances Faye

Maynard Ferguson, Herbie Harper, Tommy Pederson, Frank Rosolino, trombone; Jerry Wiggins, piano; Al Hendrickson, guitar; Red Mitchell, bass; Chico Hamilton, drums; Frances Faye, vocals; Russ Garcia, arranger, conductor.
Los Angeles, CA, 1955
ToreadorBethlehem BCP-23
They Can't Take That Away From MeBethlehem BCP-23, BCP-82
He's Funny That WayBethlehem BCP-23
I've Got You Under My Skin-
All Of A Sudden My Heart Sings-
Somebody Loves MeBethlehem BCP-23, 45-11002
September In The RainBethlehem BCP-23, BCP-6068
These Foolish ThingsBethlehem BCP-23
Love For Sale-
Medley: Little Girl Blue / Where Or When / Embraceable You / Exactly Like You / I Don't Know Why / My Funny Valentine / Bewitched-
Out Of This World-
* Bethlehem BCP-23   Frances Faye - I'm Wild Again
* Bethlehem BCP-82   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume One
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-6068   Various Artists - Award Album - Jazz Vocals
* Bethlehem 45-11002   Frances Faye - Lonesome Road / Somebody Loves Me

Johnny Hartman

Howard McGhee, trumpet; Ralph Sharon, piano; Jay Cave, bass; Christy Febbo, drums; Johnny Hartman, vocals.
1955
What Is There To SayBethlehem BCP-43
Ain't Misbehavin'-
I Fall In Love Too Easily-
We'll Be Together Again-
Down In The Depth-
Down In The Depth (alternate take)unissued
They Didn't Believe MeBethlehem BCP-43
They Didn't Believe Me (alternate take)unissued
I'm Glad There Is YouBethlehem BCP-43
I'm Glad There Is You (alternate take)unissued
When Your Lover Has GoneBethlehem BCP-43
I'll Remember April-
I'll Remember April (alternate take)unissued
I See Your Face Before MeBethlehem BCP-43
I See Your Face Before Me (alternate take)unissued
September SongBethlehem BCP-43, BCP-83
September Song (alternate take)unissued
Moonlight In VermontBethlehem BCP-43
* Bethlehem BCP-43   Johnny Hartman - Songs From The Heart
* Bethlehem BCP-83   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume Two
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best

Charlie Shavers With Strings

Charlie Shavers, trumpet; unidentified large studio orchestra, Sy Oliver, arranger, conductor.
NYC, 1955
Stella By StarlightBethlehem BCP-5002
Ill WindBethlehem BCP-1021, BCP-5002, BCP-84
Stormy WeatherBethlehem BCP-1021, BCP-5002
Out Of Nowhere-
Easy To RememberBethlehem BCP-5002
Stardust-
I Cover The WaterfrontBethlehem BCP-1021, BCP-5002
Memories Of YouBethlehem BCP-5002
You're Mine, YouBethlehem BCP-1021, BCP-5002
Let's Fall In Love-
* Bethlehem BCP-5002   Charlie Shavers - The Most Intimate
* Bethlehem BCP-84   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume Three
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-1021   Charlie Shavers - The Most Intimate

Russ Garcia Nonet

Conte Candoli, Pete Candoli, trumpet; Russ Cheever, soprano sax; Charlie Mariano, alto sax; Bill Holman, tenor sax; Jimmy Giuffre, baritone sax; Russ Garcia, piano, arranger, conductor; Max Bennett, bass; Stan Levey, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, 1955
Rocky RoadBethlehem BCP-1040, BCP-6039
Floating-
Butter Duck-
Mellow Bone-
WingvilleBethlehem BCP-1040, BCP-83, BCP-6039
SmogvilleBethlehem BCP-1040, BCP-6037
Livin' It UpBethlehem BCP-1040, BCP-6039
Love Row-
Lonely OneBethlehem BCP-1040, BCP-6037
Then The Lid Blew OffBethlehem BCP-1040, BCP-6039
* Bethlehem BCP-6039   Russ Garcia And Marty Paich - Jazz Music For The Birds And The Hep Cats
* Bethlehem BCP-83   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume Two
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem BCP-6037   Various Artists - Big Band Contrast
* Bethlehem BCP-1040   Russ Garcia - Wigville

Julie London

Buddy Collette, flute; Bobby Troup, piano; Howard Roberts, guitar; Bob Enevoldsen, bass; Julie London, vocals.
1955-1956
A Foggy DayBethlehem BCP-6006, BCP-6068, 45-11003
Don't Worry 'Bout MeBethlehem BCP-6006, 45-11015
Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless ChildBethlehem BCP-6006, BCP-84, 45-11003
You're BlaseBethlehem BCP-6006, 45-11015
* Bethlehem BCP-6006   Julie London, Carmen McRae, Chris Connor - Bethlehem's Girl Friends
* Bethlehem BCP-6068   Various Artists - Award Album - Jazz Vocals
* Bethlehem BCP-84   Various Artists - Just For Variety - Bethlehem's Best, Volume Three
= Bethlehem EXLP-6   Various Artists - Bethlehem's Best
* Bethlehem 45-11003   Julie London - Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child / A Foggy Day
* Bethlehem 45-11015   Julie London - You're Blase / Don't Worry 'Bout Me