Blue Note Records Catalog: 78 rpm series

Blue Note 78 rpm series (12 inch 78 rpm)

1   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Melancholy / Solitude   1939

Meade "Lux" Lewis, piano.

probably WMGM Studio, NYC, January 6, 1939

tk.11 (444-11)Melancholy
tk.12 (443-12)Solitude

2   Albert Ammons - Boogie Woogie Stomp / Boogie Woogie Blues   1939

Albert Ammons, piano.

probably WMGM Studio, NYC, January 6, 1939

tk.5 (441-5)Boogie Woogie Stomp
tk.8 (442-8)Boogie Woogie Blues

3   Port Of Harlem Jazz Men - Mighty Blues / Rocking The Blues   1939

Frank Newton, trumpet; J.C. Higginbotham, trombone; Albert Ammons, piano; Teddy Bunn, guitar; Johnny Williams, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.

probably WMGM Studio, NYC, April 7, 1939

GM516-2Mighty Blues
GM517-1Rocking The Blues

4   Albert Ammons - Chicago In Mind / Meade "Lux" Lewis, Albert Ammons - Two And Fews   1939

Albert Ammons, piano.

probably WMGM Studio, NYC, January 6, 1939

tk.6 (GM535-6)Chicago In Mind

Albert Ammons, Meade "Lux" Lewis, piano.

tk.17 (GM537-17)Two And Fews

5   Earl "Fatha" Hines - The Father's Getaway / Reminiscing At Blue Note   1939

Earl "Fatha" Hines, piano.

possibly WMGM Studio, NYC, July 29, 1939

GM301x-3The Father's Getaway
GM302x-2Reminiscing At Blue Note

6   Port Of Harlem Seven - Pounding Heart Blues / Sidney Bechet - Summertime   1939

Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Meade "Lux" Lewis, piano; Teddy Bunn, guitar; Johnny Williams, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.

probably WMGM Studio, NYC, June 8, 1939

GM533-14Summertime

Frank Newton, trumpet; J.C. Higginbotham, trombone; Sidney Bechet, clarinet; Meade "Lux" Lewis, piano; Teddy Bunn, guitar; Johnny Williams, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.

GM536-11Pounding Heart Blues

7   Port Of Harlem Seven - Blues For Tommy / J.C. Higginbotham - Basin Street Blues   1939

J.C. Higginbotham, trombone; Meade "Lux" Lewis, piano; Teddy Bunn, guitar; Johnny Williams, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.

probably WMGM Studio, NYC, June 8, 1939

GM532B-15Basin Street Blues

Frank Newton, trumpet; J.C. Higginbotham, trombone; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Meade "Lux" Lewis, piano; Teddy Bunn, guitar; Johnny Williams, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.

GM532x-12Blues For Tommy (Ladnier)

8   Meade "Lux" Lewis - The Blues Parts 1 & 2   1939

Meade "Lux" Lewis, piano.

probably WMGM Studio, NYC, January 6, 1939

tk.1 (486A-1)The Blues Part 1
tk.2 (486A-2)The Blues Part 2

** part of Blue Note 8/9 in 1939 as "The Blues".

9   Meade "Lux" Lewis - The Blues Parts 3 & 4   1939

Meade "Lux" Lewis, piano.: same session.

probably WMGM Studio, NYC, January 6, 1939

tk.3 (486A-3)The Blues Part 3
tk.4 (486A-4)The Blues Part 4

** part of Blue Note 8/9 in 1939 as "The Blues".

10   Pete Johnson - Barrelhouse Breakdown / Kansas City Farewell   1940

Pete Johnson, piano; Ulysses Livingston, guitar; Abe Bolar, bass.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, December 19, 1939

RS659-7Barrelhouse Breakdown
RS660-8Kansas City Farewell

11   Pete Johnson - Vine St. Bustle / Some Day Blues   1940

Pete Johnson, piano; Ulysses Livingston, guitar; Abe Bolar, bass.: same session.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, December 19, 1939

RS653-1Vine St. Bustle
RS655-3Some Day Blues

12   Pete Johnson - Holler Stomp / You Don't Know My Mind   1940

Pete Johnson, piano.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, December 19, 1939

RS658-6Holler Stomp
RS662-10You Don't Know My Mind

13   Sidney Bechet - Lonesome Blues / Dear Old Southland   1940

Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Teddy Bunn, guitar; George "Pops" Foster, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, March 27, 1940

RS709 BLonesome Blues
RS710 ADear Old Southland

14   Port Of Harlem Jazz Men - Port Of Harlem Blues / Frank Newton - After Hours Blues   1940

Frank Newton, trumpet; J.C. Higginbotham, trombone; Albert Ammons, piano; Teddy Bunn, guitar; Johnny Williams, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.

probably WMGM Studio, NYC, April 7, 1939

GM515A-5Port Of Harlem Blues

Frank Newton, trumpet; Meade "Lux" Lewis, piano; Teddy Bunn, guitar; Johnny Williams, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.

probably WMGM Studio, NYC, June 8, 1939

GM531After Hours Blues

15   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Honky Tonk Train Blues / Tell Your Story   1940

Meade "Lux" Lewis, piano.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, October 4, 1940

RS791 BHonky Tonk Train Blues
RS794 ATell Your Story

16   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Six Wheel Chaser / Bass On Top   1940

Meade "Lux" Lewis, piano.: same session.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, October 4, 1940

RS792 CBass On Top
RS793 ASix Wheel Chaser

17   Edmond Hall - Celestial Express / Profoundly Blue   1941

Edmond Hall, clarinet; Meade "Lux" Lewis, celeste; Charlie Christian, acoustic guitar; Israel Crosby, bass.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, February 5, 1941

R3461Profoundly Blue
R3462A-2Celestial Express

18   Edmond Hall - Edmond Hall Blues / Jamming In Four   1941

Edmond Hall, clarinet; Meade "Lux" Lewis, celeste; Charlie Christian, acoustic guitar; Israel Crosby, bass.: same session.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, February 5, 1941

R3459AJamming In Four
R3460Edmond Hall Blues

19   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Variations On A Theme: I. 19 Ways Of Playing A Chorus / II. Self-Portrait   1941

Meade "Lux" Lewis, harpsichord.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, April 9, 1941

RS934 BVariations On A Theme: I. 19 Ways Of Playing A Chorus
RS937 AVariations On A Theme: II. Self-Portrait

20   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Variations On A Theme: III. School Of Rhythm / IV. "Feelin' Tomorrow Like I Feel Today.."   1941

Meade "Lux" Lewis, harpsichord.: same session.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, April 9, 1941

RS935 BVariations On A Theme: III. School Of Rhythm
RS938 AVariations On A Theme: IV. "Feelin' Tomorrow Like I Feel Today.."

21   Albert Ammons - Bass Goin' Crazy / Suitcase Blues   1941

Albert Ammons, piano.

probably WMGM Studio, NYC, January 6, 1939

tk.7 (1007)Suitcase Blues

same session.

tk.14 (1014)Bass Goin' Crazy

22   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Rising Tide Blues / Tell Your Story No. 2   1941

Meade "Lux" Lewis, piano.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, October 4, 1940

RS794 BTell Your Story No. 2

same personnel.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, April 9, 1941

BN639Rising Tide Blues

23   Josh White - Careless Love / Milk Cow Blues   1941

Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Josh White, guitar, vocal; Wilson Ernest Myers, bass.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, March 7, 1940

RS671 ACareless Love (Blues)
RS672Milk Cow Blues

24   James P. Johnson - J.P. Boogie / Gut Stomp   1944

James P. Johnson, piano.

WOR Studios, NYC, November 17, 1943

BN777J.P. Boogie
BN780Gut Stomp

25   James P. Johnson - Back Water Blues / Carolina Balmoral   1944

James P. Johnson, piano.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, November 17, 1943

BN778Back Water Blues
BN779Carolina Balmoral

26   James P. Johnson - Improvisation On Pine Top's Boogie Woogie / Caprice Rag   1944

James P. Johnson, piano.: same personnel.

WOR Studios, NYC, December 15, 1943

BN783Caprice Rag
BN784Improvisation On Pine Top's Boogie Woogie

27   James P. Johnson - Mule Walk-Stomp / Arkansaw Blues   1944

James P. Johnson, piano.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, December 15, 1943

BN781Mule Walk-Stomp
BN782Arkansaw Blues

28   Edmond Hall - High Society / Blues At Blue Note   1944

Sidney DeParis, trumpet; Vic Dickenson, trombone; Edmond Hall, clarinet; James P. Johnson, piano; Jimmy Shirley, guitar; Israel Crosby, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, November 29, 1943

BN901-3High Society
BN903-2Blues At Blue Note

29   Edmond Hall - Royal Garden Blues / Night Shift Blues   1944

Sidney DeParis, trumpet; Vic Dickenson, trombone; Edmond Hall, clarinet; James P. Johnson, piano; Jimmy Shirley, guitar; Israel Crosby, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, November 29, 1943

BN905-2Night Shift Blues
BN907-2Royal Garden Blues

30   Edmond Hall - Rompin' In '44 / Smooth Sailing   1944

Edmond Hall, clarinet; Red Norvo, vibes; Teddy Wilson, piano; Carl Kress, guitar; Johnny Williams, bass.

WOR Studios, NYC, January 25, 1944

BN908-2Rompin' In '44
BN910-2Smooth Sailing

31   Edmond Hall - Blue Interval / Seein' Red   1944

Edmond Hall, clarinet; Red Norvo, vibes; Teddy Wilson, piano; Carl Kress, guitar; Johnny Williams, bass.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, January 25, 1944

BN909Blue Interval
BN911Seein' Red

32   James P. Johnson - Victory Stride / Blue Mizz   1944

Sidney DeParis, trumpet; Vic Dickenson, trombone; Ben Webster, tenor sax; James P. Johnson, piano; Jimmy Shirley, guitar; John Simmons, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, March 4, 1944

BN950-1Blue Mizz
BN951-3Victory Stride

33   James P. Johnson - After You've Gone / Joy-Mentin'   1944

Sidney DeParis, trumpet; Vic Dickenson, trombone; Ben Webster, tenor sax; James P. Johnson, piano; Jimmy Shirley, guitar; John Simmons, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, March 4, 1944

BN952-2Joy-Mentin'
BN953-2After You've Gone

34   Art Hodes - Sugar Foot Stomp / Sweet Georgia Brown   1944

Max Kaminsky, trumpet; Vic Dickenson, trombone; Edmond Hall, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; Jimmy Shirley, guitar; Sid Weiss, bass; Danny Alvin, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, June 1, 1944

BN977-0Sweet Georgia Brown
BN979-1Sugar Foot Stomp

35   Art Hodes - Squeeze Me / Bugle Call Rag   1944

Max Kaminsky, trumpet; Vic Dickenson, trombone; Edmond Hall, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; Jimmy Shirley, guitar; Sid Weiss, bass; Danny Alvin, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, June 1, 1944

BN978-0Squeeze Me
BN980-1Bugle Call Rag

36   Edmond Hall - Big City Blues / Steamin' And Beamin'   1944

Benny Morton, trombone; Edmond Hall, clarinet; Harry Carney, baritone sax; Don Frye, piano; Everett Barksdale, guitar; Alvin Raglin, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 5, 1944

BN975-0Big City Blues
BN976-1Steamin' And Beamin'

37   Ike Quebec - Blue Harlem / Tiny's Exercise   1944

Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Roger Ramirez, piano; Tiny Grimes, guitar; Milton Hinton, bass; J.C. Heard, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, July 18, 1944

BN985-1Tiny's Exercise
BN988-1Blue Harlem

38   Ike Quebec - She's Funny That Way / Indiana   1944

Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Roger Ramirez, piano; Tiny Grimes, guitar; Milton Hinton, bass; J.C. Heard, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, July 18, 1944

BN986-0She's Funny That Way
BN987-2Indiana

39   Meade "Lux" Lewis - Chicago Flyer / Blues' Whistle   1944

Meade "Lux" Lewis, piano, whistling.

WOR Studios, NYC, August 22, 1944

BN1202Chicago Flyer
BN1203Blues' Whistle (aka Whistlin' Blues)

40   Sidney DeParis - Everybody Loves My Baby / The Call Of The Blues   1944

Sidney DeParis, trumpet; Vic Dickenson, trombone; Edmond Hall, clarinet; James P. Johnson, piano; Jimmy Shirley, guitar; John Simmons, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, June 21, 1944

BN981-0Everybody Loves My Baby
BN984-0The Call Of The Blues

41   Sidney DeParis - Who's Sorry Now / Ballin' The Jack   1944

Sidney DeParis, trumpet; Vic Dickenson, trombone; Edmond Hall, clarinet; James P. Johnson, piano; Jimmy Shirley, guitar; John Simmons, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, June 21, 1944

BN982-0Ballin' The Jack
BN983-1Who's Sorry Now

42   Ike Quebec - Mad About You / Facin' The Face   1944

Jonah Jones, trumpet; Tyree Glenn, trombone; Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Roger Ramirez, piano; Tiny Grimes, guitar; Oscar Pettiford, bass; J.C. Heard, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, September 25, 1944

BN991-0Mad About You
BN992-1Facin' The Face

43   Sidney Bechet - Blue Horizon / Muskrat Ramble   1945

Sidney DeParis, trumpet; Vic Dickenson, trombone; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; George "Pops" Foster, bass; Manzie Johnson, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, December 20, 1944

BN208-0Blue Horizon
BN209-0Muskrat Ramble

44   Sidney Bechet - St. Louis Blues / Jazz Me Blues   1945

Sidney DeParis, trumpet; Vic Dickenson, trombone; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; George "Pops" Foster, bass; Manzie Johnson, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, December 20, 1944

BN206-1St. Louis Blues
BN207-3Jazz Me Blues

45   Art Hodes - Shake That Thing / Apex Blues   1945

Max Kaminsky, trumpet; Mezz Mezzrow, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; George "Pops" Foster, bass; Danny Alvin, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, December 11, 1944

BN201-1Apex Blues
BN202-1Shake That Thing

46   Benny Morton - The Sheik Of Araby / Conversing In Blue   1945

Benny Morton, trombone; Barney Bigard, clarinet; Ben Webster, tenor sax; Sammy Benskin, piano; Israel Crosby, bass; Eddie Dougherty, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, January 31, 1945

BN220-0Conversing In Blue
BN221-0The Sheik Of Araby

47   Benny Morton - Limehouse Blues / My Old Flame   1945

Benny Morton, trombone; Barney Bigard, clarinet; Ben Webster, tenor sax; Sammy Benskin, piano; Israel Crosby, bass; Eddie Dougherty, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, January 31, 1945

BN219-0My Old Flame
BN222-0Limehouse Blues

48   "Pigmeat" Alamo Markham - How Long-How Long Blues / Blues Before Sunrise   1945

Oliver "Rev." Mesheux, trumpet; Sandy Williams, trombone; Vivian Smith, piano; Jimmy Shirley, guitar; Israel Crosby, bass; Tommy Benford, drums; "Pigmeat" Alamo Markham, vocal.

WOR Studios, NYC, August 31, 1945

BN254-2Blues Before Sunrise
BN256-0How Long-How Long Blues

49   Sidney Bechet - Salty Dog / Weary Blues   1945

Max Kaminsky, trumpet; George Lugg, trombone; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; George "Pops" Foster, bass; Fred Moore, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, January 29, 1945

BN216-2Salty Dog
BN217-1Weary Blues

50   Sidney Bechet - High Society / Jackass Blues   1945

Max Kaminsky, trumpet; George Lugg, trombone; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; George "Pops" Foster, bass; Fred Moore, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, January 29, 1945

BN215-1High Society
BN218-2Jackass Blues

51   Art Hodes - K.M.H. Drag / Funny Feathers   1945

Max Kaminsky, trumpet; Art Hodes, piano; Fred Moore, drums, vocal.

WOR Studios, NYC, April 6, 1945

BN230-0K.M.H. Drag (Draggin' The Blues) (as KMH Blues)
BN231-1Funny Feathers

52   not used

53   not used

54   Sidney Bechet, Albert Nicholas - Bechet's Fantasy / Old Stack O'Lee Blues   1946

Albert Nicholas, clarinet; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; George "Pops" Foster, bass; Danny Alvin, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, February 12, 1946

BN277-1Old Stack O'Lee Blues
BN278-3Bechet's Fantasy

55   not used?

56   Sidney Bechet, Bunk Johnson - Milenberg Joys / Days Beyond Recall   1945

no details.

Blue Note 500 series (10 inch 78 rpm)

501   J.C. Higginbotham - Weary Land Blues / Frank Newton - Daybreak Blues   1939

Frank Newton, trumpet; Albert Ammons, piano; Teddy Bunn, guitar; Johnny Williams, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.

probably WMGM Studio, NYC, April 7, 1939

GM512A-6Daybreak Blues

J.C. Higginbotham, trombone; Albert Ammons, piano; Teddy Bunn, guitar; Johnny Williams, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.

GM513A-5Weary Land Blues

502   Sidney Bechet - Saturday Night Blues / Bechet's Steady Rider   1940

Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Teddy Bunn, guitar; George "Pops" Foster, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, March 27, 1940

RS711 ABechet's Steady Rider
RS712 ASaturday Night Blues

503   Teddy Bunn - King Porter Stomp / Bachelor Blues   1940

Teddy Bunn, guitar, vocal.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, March 28, 1940

RS713 AKing Porter Stomp
RS714 ABachelor Blues

504   Teddy Bunn - Guitar In High / Blues Without Words   1940

Teddy Bunn, guitar, vocal.: same session.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, March 28, 1940

RS715 BBlues Without Words
RS716 AGuitar In High

505   Art Hodes - Maple Leaf Rag / Yellow Dog Blues   1944

Max Kaminsky, trumpet; Ray Conniff, trombone; Rod Cless, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; Bob Haggart, bass; Danny Alvin, drums.

NYC, March 18, 1944

BN960-0Maple Leaf Rag
BN962-0Yellow Dog Blues

506   Art Hodes - She's Crying For Me / Slow 'Em Down Blues   1944

Max Kaminsky, trumpet; Ray Conniff, trombone; Rod Cless, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; Bob Haggart, bass; Danny Alvin, drums.: same session.

NYC, March 18, 1944

BN961-1She's Crying For Me
BN963-2Slow 'Em Down Blues

507   Art Hodes - Doctor Jazz / Shoe Shiner's Drag   1944

Max Kaminsky, trumpet; Ray Conniff, trombone; Rod Cless, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; Sid Jacobs, bass; Danny Alvin, drums.

NYC, March 22, 1944

BN964-2Doctor Jazz
BN965-0Shoe Shiner's Drag

508   Art Hodes - There'll Be Some Changes Made / Clark And Randolph   1944

Max Kaminsky, trumpet; Ray Conniff, trombone; Rod Cless, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; Sid Jacobs, bass; Danny Alvin, drums.: same session.

NYC, March 22, 1944

BN966-4There'll Be Some Changes Made
BN967-0Clark And Randolph

509   "Pigmeat" Alamo Markham, Oliver "Rev." Mesheux - See See Rider / You've Been A Good Old Wagon   1945

Oliver "Rev." Mesheux, trumpet; Sandy Williams, trombone; Vivian Smith, piano; Jimmy Shirley, guitar; Israel Crosby, bass; Tommy Benford, drums; "Pigmeat" Alamo Markham, vocal.

WOR Studios, NYC, August 31, 1945

BN255-1You've Been A Good Old Wagon
BN257-1See See Rider

510   Ike Quebec - If I Had You / Hard Tack   1944

Jonah Jones, trumpet; Tyree Glenn, trombone; Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Roger Ramirez, piano; Tiny Grimes, guitar; Oscar Pettiford, bass; J.C. Heard, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, September 25, 1944

BN989-0Hard Tack
BN990-1If I Had You

** part of Blue Note 102 as "Tenor Sax".

511   Edmond Hall - It's Been So Long / I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me   1944

Benny Morton, trombone; Edmond Hall, clarinet; Harry Carney, baritone sax; Don Frye, piano; Everett Barksdale, guitar; Alvin Raglin, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 5, 1944

BN973-3It's Been So Long
BN974-1I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me

512   Art Hodes - Blues 'N' Booze / Eccentric   1945

Max Kaminsky, trumpet; Art Hodes, piano; Fred Moore, drums, vocal.

WOR Studios, NYC, April 6, 1945

BN232-0Blues 'N' Booze (as Blues 'N' Blues)
BN229-4That Eccentric Rag (as Eccentric)

513   John Hardee - Tired / Blue Skies   1946

John Hardee, tenor sax; Sammy Benskin, piano; Tiny Grimes, guitar; John Simmons, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, February 28, 1946

BN280-0Tired
BN281-0Blue Skies

514   John Hardee - Idaho / Hardee's Partee   1946

John Hardee, tenor sax; Sammy Benskin, piano; Tiny Grimes, guitar; John Simmons, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, February 28, 1946

BN282-0Hardee's Partee
BN283-5Idaho

** part of Blue Note 101 as "Tenor Sax".

515   Ike Quebec - Topsy / Cup-Mute Clayton   1945

Buck Clayton, trumpet; "Keg" Johnson, trombone; Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Roger Ramirez, piano; Tiny Grimes, guitar; Grachan Moncur, bass; J.C. Heard, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, July 17, 1945

BN248-1Topsy
BN249-0Cup-Mute Clayton

** part of Blue Note 102 as "Tenor Sax".

516   Ike Quebec - Dolores / Sweethearts On Parade   1945

Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Dave Rivera, piano; Napoleon Allen, guitar; Milton Hinton, bass; J.C. Heard, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, April 10, 1945

BN234-1Dolores
BN236-3Sweethearts On Parade

** part of Blue Note 102 as "Tenor Sax".

517   Sidney Bechet, Albert Nicholas - Quincy Street Stomp / Weary Way Blues   1946

Albert Nicholas, clarinet; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; George "Pops" Foster, bass; Danny Alvin, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, February 12, 1946

BN276-1Blame It On The Blues (as Quincy Street Stomp)
BN279-2Weary Way Blues

518   Baby Dodds - Winin' Boy Blues / Careless Love   1946

Albert Nicholas, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; Wellman Beaud, bass; Baby Dodds, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, December 26, 1945

BN273-2Careless Love
BN275-0Winin' Boy Blues

519   Baby Dodds - Feelin' At Ease / High Society   1946

Albert Nicholas, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; Wellman Beaud, bass; Baby Dodds, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, December 26, 1945

BN272-2Feelin' At Ease
BN274-2High Society

520   John Hardee - What Is This Thing Called Love / Nervous From The Service   1946

John Hardee, tenor sax; Bill Bivens, vibes; Sammy Benskin, piano; Jimmy Shirley, guitar; Eugene Ramey, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 31, 1946

BN284-1What Is This Thing Called Love
BN285-1Nervous From The Service

** part of Blue Note 101 as "Tenor Sax".

521   John Hardee - River Edge Rock / Sweet And Lovely   1946

John Hardee, tenor sax; Bill Bivens, vibes; Sammy Benskin, piano; Jimmy Shirley, guitar; Eugene Ramey, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 31, 1946

BN286-4River Edge Rock
BN287-0Sweet And Lovely

** part of Blue Note 101 as "Tenor Sax".

522   Sammy Benskin - The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise / Cherry   1945

Sammy Benskin, piano; Billy Taylor, bass; Specs Powell, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, July 27, 1945

BN250-2Cherry
BN252-0The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise

523   not used

524   Tiny Grimes - Flying Home Parts 1 & 2   1946

"Trummy" Young, trombone; John Hardee, tenor sax; Marlowe Morris, piano; Tiny Grimes, guitar; Jimmy Butts, bass; Eddie Nicholson, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, August 14, 1946

BN289-1Flying Home Part 1
BN290-1Flying Home Part 2

525   Tiny Grimes - Tiny's Boogie Woogie / "C" Jam Blues   1946

"Trummy" Young, trombone; John Hardee, tenor sax; Marlowe Morris, piano; Tiny Grimes, guitar; Jimmy Butts, bass; Eddie Nicholson, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, August 14, 1946

BN288-3"C" Jam Blues
BN291-2Tiny's Boogie Woogie

526   Art Hodes - Low Down Blues / Back-Room Blues   1946

Sandy Williams, trombone #1; Art Hodes, piano; Jimmy Shirley, guitar; Israel Crosby, bass.

NYC, April 21, 1944

1. BN969-0Low Down Blues (as Low Down Bama Blues)
2. BN972-0Back-Room Blues

527   Art Hodes - Jug Head Boogie / M.K. Blues   1946

Max Kaminsky, trumpet; Sandy Williams, trombone #2; Art Hodes, piano; Jimmy Shirley, guitar; Israel Crosby, bass.

NYC, April 21, 1944

1. BN968-0M.K. Blues
2. BN970-1Jug Head Boogie

528   Art Hodes - Nobody's Sweetheart / Gut Bucket Blues   1945

Max Kaminsky, trumpet; Mezz Mezzrow, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; George "Pops" Foster, bass; Danny Alvin, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, December 11, 1944

BN200-0Gut Bucket Blues
BN204-0Nobody's Sweetheart

529   not used

530   T-Bone Walker - T-Bone Blues / Jimmy Shirley - Jimmy's Blues   1946

Paul Campbell, Forrest Powell, Walter Williams, trumpet; Allen Durham, Britt Woodman, trombone; Floyd Turnham, alto sax; Les Hite, alto sax, director; Roger Hurd, Quedellis "Que" Martyn, tenor sax; Sol Moore, baritone sax; Nat Walker, piano; Frank Pasley, guitar; Al Morgan, bass; Oscar Bradley, drums; T-Bone Walker, vocal; Dudley Brooks, arranger.

NYC, June, 1940

US1852-1T-Bone Blues

Jimmy Shirley, guitar; Oscar Smith, bass.

WOR Studios, NYC, January 23, 1945

BN214-0Jimmy's Blues

531   Art Hodes - Save It Pretty Mama / Darktown Strutters' Ball   1946

"Wild Bill" Davison, cornet; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; George "Pops" Foster, bass; Fred Moore, drums, vocal.

WOR Studios, NYC, October 12, 1945

BN262-1Save It Pretty Mama
BN267-0Darktown Strutters' Ball

** part of Blue Note 103 as "Art Hodes' Hot Five - Hot Jazz At Blue Note".

532   Art Hodes - Shine / Memphis Blues   1946

"Wild Bill" Davison, cornet; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; George "Pops" Foster, bass; Fred Moore, drums, vocal.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, October 12, 1945

BN264-1Memphis Blues
BN265-0Shine

** part of Blue Note 103 as "Art Hodes' Hot Five - Hot Jazz At Blue Note".

533   Art Hodes - St. James Infirmary / Way Down Yonder In New Orleans   1946

"Wild Bill" Davison, cornet; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; George "Pops" Foster, bass; Fred Moore, drums, vocal.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, October 12, 1945

BN263-1Way Down Yonder In New Orleans
BN266-1St. James Infirmary

** part of Blue Note 103 as "Art Hodes' Hot Five - Hot Jazz At Blue Note".

534   Babs' 3 Bips And A Bop - Oop-Pop-A-Da / Stomping At The Savoy   1947

Tadd Dameron, piano, vocal; Pee Wee Tinney, guitar, vocal; Art Phipps, bass; Babs Gonzales, vocal; with Rudy Williams, alto sax; Charles Simon, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, February 24, 1947

BN297-1Oop-Pop-A-Da
BN298-3Stomping At The Savoy

535   Babs' 3 Bips And A Bop - Lop-Pow / Pay Dem Dues   1947

Tadd Dameron, piano, vocal; Pee Wee Tinney, guitar, vocal; Art Phipps, bass; Babs Gonzales, vocal; with Rudy Williams, alto sax; Charles Simon, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, February 24, 1947

BN296-1Lop-Pow
BN299-2Pay Dem Dues

536   Babs' 3 Bips And A Bop - Dob Bla Bli / Weird Lullaby   1947

Tadd Dameron, piano, vocal; Pee Wee Tinney, guitar, vocal; Art Phipps, bass; Babs Gonzales, vocal.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 7, 1947

BN302-3Dob Bla Bli
BN303-1Weird Lullaby

537   Babs' 3 Bips And A Bop - Running Around / Babs' Dream   1947

Tadd Dameron, piano, vocal; Pee Wee Tinney, guitar, vocal; Art Phipps, bass; Babs Gonzales, vocal.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 7, 1947

BN300-3Running Around
BN301-5Babs' Dream

538   Ike Quebec - Someone To Watch Over Me / Zig Billion   1946

Shad Collins, trumpet; "Keg" Johnson, trombone; Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Roger Ramirez, piano; John Collins, guitar; Milton Hinton, bass; J.C. Heard, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, September 23, 1946

BN294-1Someone To Watch Over Me
BN295-4Zig Billion

539   Ike Quebec - The Masquerade Is Over / Basically Blue   1946

Shad Collins, trumpet; "Keg" Johnson, trombone; Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Roger Ramirez, piano; John Collins, guitar; Milton Hinton, bass; J.C. Heard, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, September 23, 1946

BN292-4The Masquerade Is Over
BN293-2Basically Blue

540   Tadd Dameron, Fats Navarro - Our Delight / The Squirrel   1947

Fats Navarro, trumpet; Ernie Henry, alto sax; Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Tadd Dameron, piano; Nelson Boyd, bass; Shadow Wilson, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, September 26, 1947

BN305-1The Squirrel
BN306-5Our Delight

541   Tadd Dameron, Fats Navarro - The Chase / Dameronia   1947

Fats Navarro, trumpet; Ernie Henry, alto sax; Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Tadd Dameron, piano; Nelson Boyd, bass; Shadow Wilson, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, September 26, 1947

BN304-2The Chase
BN307-2Dameronia

542   Thelonious Monk - Thelonious / Suburban Eyes   1947

Idrees Suliman, trumpet; Danny Quebec West, alto sax; Billy Smith, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Eugene Ramey, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, October 15, 1947

BN310-1Suburban Eyes
BN311-0Thelonious

543   Thelonious Monk - 'Round About Midnight / Well You Needn't   1947

Thelonious Monk, piano; Eugene Ramey, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, October 24, 1947

BN314-0Well You Needn't

George Taitt, trumpet; Edmund Gregory, alto sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Robert Paige, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, November 21, 1947

BN321-1'Round About Midnight

544   Ike Quebec - Blue Harlem Parts 1 & 2   1944

Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Roger Ramirez, piano; Tiny Grimes, guitar; Milton Hinton, bass; J.C. Heard, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, July 18, 1944

BN988-0Blue Harlem (alternate take)

545   Art Blakey's Messengers - The Thin Man / Musa's Vision   1948

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Howard Bowe, trombone; Edmund Gregory, alto sax; Orland Wright, tenor sax; Ernest Thompson, baritone sax; Walter Bishop Jr., piano; LaVerne Barker, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, December 22, 1947

BN322-3The Thin Man
BN325-1Musa's Vision

546   Art Blakey's Messengers - Groove Street / The Bop Alley   1948

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Howard Bowe, trombone; Edmund Gregory, alto sax; Orland Wright, tenor sax; Ernest Thompson, baritone sax; Walter Bishop Jr., piano; LaVerne Barker, bass; Art Blakey, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, December 22, 1947

BN323-1The Bop Alley
BN324-2Groove Street

547   Thelonious Monk - Evonce / Off Minor   1948

Idrees Suliman, trumpet; Danny Quebec West, alto sax; Billy Smith, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Eugene Ramey, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, October 15, 1947

BN309-4Evonce

Thelonious Monk, piano; Eugene Ramey, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, October 24, 1947

BN317-1Off Minor

548   Thelonious Monk - In Walked Bud / Epistrophy   1948

George Taitt, trumpet; Edmund Gregory, alto sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Robert Paige, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, November 21, 1947

BN318-3In Walked Bud

Milton Jackson, vibes; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Simmons, bass; Shadow Wilson, drums.

Apex Studios, NYC, July 2, 1948

BN330-0Epistrophy

549   Thelonious Monk - Ruby My Dear / Evidence   1948

Thelonious Monk, piano; Eugene Ramey, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, October 24, 1947

BN313-1Ruby My Dear

Milton Jackson, vibes; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Simmons, bass; Shadow Wilson, drums.

Apex Studios, NYC, July 2, 1948

BN328-0Evidence

550   Art Hodes - Wolverine Blues / Bujie   1945

Max Kaminsky, trumpet; George Lugg, trombone; Bujie Centobie, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; Chick Robertson, guitar; Jack Lesberg, bass; Danny Alvin, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 23, 1945

BN241-0Wolverine Blues
BN245-0Bujie

** part of Blue Note 104 as "Art Hodes' Hot Seven - A Monday Date At Blue Note".

551   Art Hodes - I Never Knew What A Gal Could Do / Mr. Jelly Lord   1945

Max Kaminsky, trumpet; George Lugg, trombone; Bujie Centobie, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; Chick Robertson, guitar; Jack Lesberg, bass; Danny Alvin, drums.: same personnel.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 17, 1945

BN238-3I Never Knew What A Gal Could Do
BN239-1Mr. Jelly Lord

** part of Blue Note 104 as "Art Hodes' Hot Seven - A Monday Date At Blue Note".

552   Art Hodes - Willie The Weeper / Chicago Gal   1945

Max Kaminsky, trumpet; George Lugg, trombone; Bujie Centobie, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; Chick Robertson, guitar; Jack Lesberg, bass; Danny Alvin, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 17, 1945

BN237-1Chicago Gal

same personnel.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 23, 1945

BN244-2Willie The Weeper

** part of Blue Note 104 as "Art Hodes' Hot Seven - A Monday Date At Blue Note".

553   James Moody - Tropicana / The Fuller Bop Man   1948

Dave Burns, Elmon Wright, trumpet; Ernie Henry, alto sax; James Moody, tenor sax; Cecil Payne, baritone sax; Hen Gates, piano; Nelson Boyd, bass; Teddy Stewart, drums; "Gil" Fuller, arranger.

Apex Studios, NYC, October 19, 1948

BN340-4The Fuller Bop Man

Dave Burns, Elmon Wright, trumpet; Ernie Henry, alto sax; James Moody, tenor sax; Cecil Payne, baritone sax; Hen Gates, piano; Nelson Boyd, bass; Art Blakey, drums; Chano Pozo, vocal, bongos; "Gil" Fuller, arranger.

Apex Studios, NYC, October 25, 1948

BN344-0Tropicana

554   James Moody - Cu-Ba / Mooda-Morphosis   1948

Dave Burns, Elmon Wright, trumpet; Ernie Henry, alto sax; James Moody, tenor sax; Cecil Payne, baritone sax; Hen Gates, piano; Nelson Boyd, bass; Teddy Stewart, drums; "Gil" Fuller, arranger.

Apex Studios, NYC, October 19, 1948

BN343-2Mooda-Morphosis

Dave Burns, Elmon Wright, trumpet; Ernie Henry, alto sax; James Moody, tenor sax; Cecil Payne, baritone sax; Hen Gates, piano; Nelson Boyd, bass; Art Blakey, drums; Chano Pozo, vocal, bongos; "Gil" Fuller, arranger.

Apex Studios, NYC, October 25, 1948

BN345-1Cu-Ba

555   James Moody - Tin Tin Deo / Oh Henry!   1948

Dave Burns, Elmon Wright, trumpet; Ernie Henry, alto sax; James Moody, tenor sax; Cecil Payne, baritone sax; Hen Gates, piano; Nelson Boyd, bass; Teddy Stewart, drums; "Gil" Fuller, arranger.

Apex Studios, NYC, October 19, 1948

BN342-2Oh Henry!

Dave Burns, Elmon Wright, trumpet; Ernie Henry, alto sax; James Moody, tenor sax; Cecil Payne, baritone sax; Hen Gates, piano; Nelson Boyd, bass; Art Blakey, drums; Chano Pozo, vocal, bongos; "Gil" Fuller, arranger.

Apex Studios, NYC, October 25, 1948

BN347-0Tin Tin Deo

556   James Moody - Moody's All Frantic / Workshop   1948

Dave Burns, Elmon Wright, trumpet; Ernie Henry, alto sax; James Moody, tenor sax; Cecil Payne, baritone sax; Hen Gates, piano; Nelson Boyd, bass; Teddy Stewart, drums; "Gil" Fuller, arranger.

Apex Studios, NYC, October 19, 1948

BN341-0Workshop

Dave Burns, Elmon Wright, trumpet; Ernie Henry, alto sax; James Moody, tenor sax; Cecil Payne, baritone sax; Hen Gates, piano; Nelson Boyd, bass; Art Blakey, drums; Chano Pozo, vocal, bongos; "Gil" Fuller, arranger.

Apex Studios, NYC, October 25, 1948

BN346-0Moody's All Frantic

557   Howard McGhee, Fats Navarro - Double Talk Parts 1 & 2   1948

Howard McGhee, Fats Navarro, trumpet; Ernie Henry, alto sax; Milton Jackson, vibes, piano; Curley Russell, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

Apex Studios, NYC, October 11, 1948

BN338-0Double Talk

558   Howard McGhee, Fats Navarro - The Skunk / Boperation   1948

Howard McGhee, Fats Navarro, trumpet; Ernie Henry, alto sax; Milton Jackson, vibes, piano; Curley Russell, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.: same session.

Apex Studios, NYC, October 11, 1948

BN337-1Boperation
BN336-3The Skunk

559   Tadd Dameron - Jahbero / Lady Bird   1948

Fats Navarro, trumpet; Allen Eager, Wardell Gray, tenor sax; Tadd Dameron, piano; Curley Russell, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums; Chino Pozo, bongos #1.

Apex Studios, NYC, September 13, 1948

1. BN332-1Jahbero
2. BN333-0Lady Bird

560   Thelonious Monk - Humph / Mysterioso   1948

Idrees Suliman, trumpet; Danny Quebec West, alto sax; Billy Smith, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Eugene Ramey, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, October 15, 1947

BN308-2Humph

Milton Jackson, vibes; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Simmons, bass; Shadow Wilson, drums.

Apex Studios, NYC, July 2, 1948

BN329-0Misterioso (as Mysterioso)

561   Sidney Bechet - Tin Roof Blues / At The Jazz Band Ball   1949

"Wild Bill" Davison, cornet; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Art Hodes, piano; Walter Page, bass; Fred Moore, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, January 21, 1949

BN350-0Tin Roof Blues

"Wild Bill" Davison, cornet; Ray Diehl, trombone; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Art Hodes, piano; Walter Page, bass; Wilmore "Slick" Jones, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, March 23, 1949

BN357-2At The Jazz Band Ball

** part of Blue Note 105 as "Sidney Bechet And His Blue Note Jazzmen - Giant Of Jazz".

562   Sidney Bechet - Tiger Rag / Cake Walking Babies   1949

"Wild Bill" Davison, cornet; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Art Hodes, piano; Walter Page, bass; Fred Moore, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, January 21, 1949

BN349-2Tiger Rag

"Wild Bill" Davison, cornet; Ray Diehl, trombone; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Art Hodes, piano; Walter Page, bass; Wilmore "Slick" Jones, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, March 23, 1949

BN355-1Cake Walking Babies

** part of Blue Note 105 as "Sidney Bechet And His Blue Note Jazzmen - Giant Of Jazz".

563   Sidney Bechet - When The Saints Go Marching In / Basin Street Blues   1949

"Wild Bill" Davison, cornet; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Art Hodes, piano; Walter Page, bass; Fred Moore, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, January 21, 1949

BN353-1When The Saints Go Marching In

"Wild Bill" Davison, cornet; Ray Diehl, trombone; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Art Hodes, piano; Walter Page, bass; Wilmore "Slick" Jones, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, March 23, 1949

BN354-0Basin Street Blues

** part of Blue Note 105 as "Sidney Bechet And His Blue Note Jazzmen - Giant Of Jazz".

564   Sidney Bechet, Bunk Johnson - Milenberg Joys / Days Beyond Recall   1945

Bunk Johnson, trumpet; Sandy Williams, trombone; Sidney Bechet, clarinet; Cliff Jackson, piano; George "Pops" Foster, bass; Manzie Johnson, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, March 10, 1945

BN223-1Milenberg Joys
BN226-0Days Beyond Recall

565   Sidney Bechet, Bunk Johnson - Lord, Let Me In The Lifeboat / Up In Sidney's Flat   1945

Bunk Johnson, trumpet; Sandy Williams, trombone; Sidney Bechet, clarinet; Cliff Jackson, piano; George "Pops" Foster, bass; Manzie Johnson, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, March 10, 1945

BN225-0Lord, Let Me In The Lifeboat
BN228-1Up In Sidney's Flat

566   Sidney Bechet, Claude Luter - Struttin' With Some Barbecue / See See Rider   1950

Pierre Dervaux, trumpet; Claude Phillippe, trumpet, banjo; Mowgli Jospin, trombone; Claude Luter, clarinet; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax, clarinet; Christian Azzi, piano; Roland Bianchini, bass; Francois "Moustache" Galepides, drums.

Paris, France, October 14, 1949

V3020-1See See Rider

Pierre Dervaux, trumpet; Bernard Zacharias, trombone; Claude Luter, clarinet; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Christian Azzi, piano; Roland Bianchini, bass; Francois "Moustache" Galepides, drums.

Paris, France, November 15, 1949

V3033-1Struttin' With Some Barbecue

567   Sidney Bechet, Claude Luter - Temptation Rag / Sobbin' And Cryin'   1950

Pierre Dervaux, trumpet; Bernard Zacharias, trombone; Claude Luter, clarinet; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Christian Azzi, piano; Roland Bianchini, bass; Francois "Moustache" Galepides, drums.: same session.

Paris, France, November 15, 1949

V3029-2Temptation Rag
V3031-2Sobbin' And Cryin'

568   Sidney Bechet, Claude Luter - Riverboat Shuffle / Saw Mill Blues   1950

Pierre Dervaux, trumpet; Bernard Zacharias, trombone; Claude Luter, clarinet; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Christian Azzi, piano; Roland Bianchini, bass; Francois "Moustache" Galepides, drums.: same session.

Paris, France, November 15, 1949

V3030-1Riverboat Shuffle
V3034-2Saw Mill Blues

569   Sidney Bechet, Claude Luter - Ce Mossieu Qui Parle / Bechet's Creole Blues   not released

Pierre Dervaux, trumpet; Claude Phillippe, trumpet, banjo; Mowgli Jospin, trombone; Claude Luter, clarinet; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax, clarinet; Christian Azzi, piano; Roland Bianchini, bass; Francois "Moustache" Galepides, drums.

Paris, France, October 14, 1949

V3015-2Ce Mossieu Qui Parle
V3017-1Bechet's Creole Blues

570   Sidney Bechet, Claude Luter - Buddy Bolden Story / The Onions   1950

Pierre Dervaux, trumpet; Claude Phillippe, trumpet, banjo; Mowgli Jospin, trombone; Claude Luter, clarinet; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax, clarinet; Christian Azzi, piano; Roland Bianchini, bass; Francois "Moustache" Galepides, drums.: same session.

Paris, France, October 14, 1949

V3016-2Buddy Bolden Story
V3019-2The Onions

571   Sidney Bechet - Fidgety Feet / Nobody Knows You...   1949

"Wild Bill" Davison, cornet; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Art Hodes, piano; Walter Page, bass; Fred Moore, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, January 21, 1949

BN352-1Nobody Knows You...

"Wild Bill" Davison, cornet; Ray Diehl, trombone; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Art Hodes, piano; Walter Page, bass; Wilmore "Slick" Jones, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, March 23, 1949

BN359-0Fidgety Feet

572   Sidney Bechet - Copenhagen / Shim-Me-Sha-Wabble   1950

"Wild Bill" Davison, cornet; Jimmy Archey, trombone; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Joe Sullivan, piano; George "Pops" Foster, bass; Wilmore "Slick" Jones, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, April 19, 1950

BN376-4Copenhagen
BN381-2Shim-Me-Sha-Wabble

573   Sidney Bechet - China Boy / Sister Kate   1950

"Wild Bill" Davison, cornet; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Art Hodes, piano; Walter Page, bass; Fred Moore, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, January 21, 1949

BN348-2Sister Kate

"Wild Bill" Davison, cornet; Jimmy Archey, trombone; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Joe Sullivan, piano; George "Pops" Foster, bass; Wilmore "Slick" Jones, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, April 19, 1950

BN377-1China Boy

Blue Note 78 rpm Album series (12 inch 78 rpm Album)

8/9   Meade "Lux" Lewis - The Blues   1939

Meade "Lux" Lewis, piano.

probably WMGM Studio, NYC, January 6, 1939

tk.1 (486A-1)The Blues Part 1
tk.2 (486A-2)The Blues Part 2
tk.3 (486A-3)The Blues Part 3
tk.4 (486A-4)The Blues Part 4

** same as Blue Note 8 in 1939 entitled "The Blues Parts 1 & 2" + 9 in 1939 entitled "The Blues Parts 3 & 4".

Blue Note 78 rpm Album series (10 inch 78 rpm Album)

101   John Hardee - Tenor Sax

John Hardee, tenor sax; Sammy Benskin, piano; Tiny Grimes, guitar; John Simmons, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, February 28, 1946

BN282-0Hardee's Partee
BN283-5Idaho

John Hardee, tenor sax; Bill Bivens, vibes; Sammy Benskin, piano; Jimmy Shirley, guitar; Eugene Ramey, bass; Sidney Catlett, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 31, 1946

BN284-1What Is This Thing Called Love
BN285-1Nervous From The Service
BN286-4River Edge Rock
BN287-0Sweet And Lovely

** same as Blue Note 514 in 1946 entitled "Idaho / Hardee's Partee" + 520 in 1946 entitled "What Is This Thing Called Love / Nervous From The Service" + 521 in 1946 entitled "River Edge Rock / Sweet And Lovely".

102   Ike Quebec - Tenor Sax

Jonah Jones, trumpet; Tyree Glenn, trombone; Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Roger Ramirez, piano; Tiny Grimes, guitar; Oscar Pettiford, bass; J.C. Heard, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, September 25, 1944

BN989-0Hard Tack
BN990-1If I Had You

Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Dave Rivera, piano; Napoleon Allen, guitar; Milton Hinton, bass; J.C. Heard, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, April 10, 1945

BN234-1Dolores
BN236-3Sweethearts On Parade

Buck Clayton, trumpet; "Keg" Johnson, trombone; Ike Quebec, tenor sax; Roger Ramirez, piano; Tiny Grimes, guitar; Grachan Moncur, bass; J.C. Heard, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, July 17, 1945

BN248-1Topsy
BN249-0Cup-Mute Clayton

** same as Blue Note 510 in 1944 entitled "If I Had You / Hard Tack" + 515 in 1945 entitled "Topsy / Cup-Mute Clayton" + 516 in 1945 entitled "Dolores / Sweethearts On Parade".

103   Art Hodes' Hot Five - Hot Jazz At Blue Note

"Wild Bill" Davison, cornet; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; George "Pops" Foster, bass; Fred Moore, drums, vocal.

WOR Studios, NYC, October 12, 1945

BN262-1Save It Pretty Mama
BN263-1Way Down Yonder In New Orleans
BN264-1Memphis Blues
BN265-0Shine
BN266-1St. James Infirmary
BN267-0Darktown Strutters' Ball

** same as Blue Note 531 in 1946 entitled "Save It Pretty Mama / Darktown Strutters' Ball" + 532 in 1946 entitled "Shine / Memphis Blues" + 533 in 1946 entitled "St. James Infirmary / Way Down Yonder In New Orleans".

104   Art Hodes' Hot Seven - A Monday Date At Blue Note

Max Kaminsky, trumpet; George Lugg, trombone; Bujie Centobie, clarinet; Art Hodes, piano; Chick Robertson, guitar; Jack Lesberg, bass; Danny Alvin, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 17, 1945

BN237-1Chicago Gal
BN238-3I Never Knew What A Gal Could Do
BN239-1Mr. Jelly Lord

same personnel.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 23, 1945

BN241-0Wolverine Blues
BN244-2Willie The Weeper
BN245-0Bujie

** same as Blue Note 550 in 1945 entitled "Wolverine Blues / Bujie" + 551 in 1945 entitled "I Never Knew What A Gal Could Do / Mr. Jelly Lord" + 552 in 1945 entitled "Willie The Weeper / Chicago Gal".

105   Sidney Bechet And His Blue Note Jazzmen - Giant Of Jazz

"Wild Bill" Davison, cornet; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Art Hodes, piano; Walter Page, bass; Fred Moore, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, January 21, 1949

BN349-2Tiger Rag
BN350-0Tin Roof Blues
BN353-1When The Saints Go Marching In

"Wild Bill" Davison, cornet; Ray Diehl, trombone; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Art Hodes, piano; Walter Page, bass; Wilmore "Slick" Jones, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, March 23, 1949

BN354-0Basin Street Blues
BN355-1Cake Walking Babies
BN357-2At The Jazz Band Ball

** same as Blue Note 561 in 1949 entitled "Tin Roof Blues / At The Jazz Band Ball" + 562 in 1949 entitled "Tiger Rag / Cake Walking Babies" + 563 in 1949 entitled "When The Saints Go Marching In / Basin Street Blues".

Blue Note 1500 series (10 inch 78 rpm)

1564   Tadd Dameron - Symphonette / Thelonious Monk - I Mean You   1948

Milton Jackson, vibes; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Simmons, bass; Shadow Wilson, drums.

Apex Studios, NYC, July 2, 1948

BN331-1I Mean You

Fats Navarro, trumpet; Allen Eager, Wardell Gray, tenor sax; Tadd Dameron, piano; Curley Russell, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

Apex Studios, NYC, September 13, 1948

BN334-1Symphonette

1565   Thelonious Monk - Who Knows / Monk's Mood   1948

George Taitt, trumpet; Edmund Gregory, alto sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Robert Paige, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, November 21, 1947

BN319-0Monk's Mood
BN320-0Who Knows

1566   Bud Powell - You Go To My Head / Ornithology   1949

Bud Powell, piano; Tommy Potter, bass; Roy Haynes, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, August 9, 1949

BN364-0You Go To My Head
BN365-0Ornithology

1567   Bud Powell - Bouncing With Bud / Wail   1949

Fats Navarro, trumpet; Sonny Rollins, tenor sax; Bud Powell, piano; Tommy Potter, bass; Roy Haynes, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, August 9, 1949

BN360-2Bouncing With Bud
BN361-3Wail

1568   Bud Powell - Dance Of The Infidels / 52nd St. Theme   1949

Fats Navarro, trumpet; Sonny Rollins, tenor sax; Bud Powell, piano; Tommy Potter, bass; Roy Haynes, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, August 9, 1949

BN362-1Dance Of The Infidels
BN363-152nd St. Theme

1569   Max Roach - Prince Albert Parts 1 & 2   1949

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; James Moody, tenor sax; Al Haig, piano; Tommy Potter, bass; Max Roach, drums.

Studio Technisonor, Paris, France, May 15, 1949

St3010Prince Albert

** originally released on Vogue (F) V 5009 in 1949.

1570   Max Roach - Maximum / James Moody - Just Moody   1949

James Moody, tenor sax; Art Simmons, piano; Alvin Banks, bass; Cl. Terry as C. Terry, drums.

Lausanne, Switzerland, April 30, 1949

St3004Just Moody

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; James Moody, tenor sax; Al Haig, piano; Tommy Potter, bass; Max Roach, drums.

Studio Technisonor, Paris, France, May 15, 1949

St3013Maximum

1571   Max Roach - Tomorrow Parts 1 & 2   1949

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; James Moody, tenor sax; Al Haig, piano; Tommy Potter, bass; Max Roach, drums.: same session.

Studio Technisonor, Paris, France, May 15, 1949

St3012Yesterdays (as Tomorrow)

** originally released on Vogue (F) V 5011 in 1949.

1572   Howard McGhee - I'll Remember April / Fuguetta   1950

Howard McGhee, trumpet; Jay Jay Johnson, trombone; Brew Moore, tenor sax; Kenny Drew, piano; Curley Russell, bass; Max Roach, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, January 23, 1950

BN371-1Fuguetta
BN375-1I'll Remember April

1573   Howard McGhee - Fluid Drive / Donnellon Square   1950

Howard McGhee, trumpet; Jay Jay Johnson, trombone; Brew Moore, tenor sax; Kenny Drew, piano; Curley Russell, bass; Max Roach, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, January 23, 1950

BN372-0Fluid Drive
BN374-0Donnellon Square

1574   Howard McGhee - Meciendo / Lo-Flame   1950

Howard McGhee, trumpet; Jay Jay Johnson, trombone; Brew Moore, tenor sax; Kenny Drew, piano; Curley Russell, bass; Max Roach, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, January 23, 1950

BN370-2Lo-Flame
BN373-0Meciendo

1575   Thelonious Monk - April In Paris / Nice Work   1951

Thelonious Monk, piano; Eugene Ramey, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, October 24, 1947

BN312-1Nice Work
BN315-1April In Paris

1576   Bud Powell - A Night In Tunisia / Over The Rainbow   1951

Bud Powell, piano; Curly Russell, bass #2; Max Roach, drums #2.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 1, 1951

1. BN383-0Over The Rainbow
2. BN384-0A Night In Tunisia

1577   Bud Powell - Un Poco Loco / It Could Happen To You   1951

Bud Powell, piano; Curly Russell, bass #1; Max Roach, drums #1.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 1, 1951

1. BN382-4Un Poco Loco
2. BN385-1It Could Happen To You

1578   Wynton Kelly - Born To Be Blue / Where Or When   1951

Wynton Kelly, piano; Oscar Pettiford, bass; Lee Abrams, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, July 25, 1951

BN403-1Born To Be Blue
BN404-0Where Or When

1579   Wynton Kelly - Moonglow / Cherokee   1951

Wynton Kelly, piano; Franklin Skeete, bass #1; Oscar Pettiford, bass #2; Lee Abrams, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, July 25, 1951

1. BN402-1Cherokee
2. BN405-0Moonglow

1580   Wynton Kelly - Summertime / Crazy, He Calls Me   1951

Wynton Kelly, piano; Franklin Skeete, bass; Lee Abrams, conga drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, August 1, 1951

BN412-1Summertime
BN414-1Crazy, He Calls Me

1581   Wynton Kelly - Goodbye / Blue Moon   1951

Wynton Kelly, piano; Oscar Pettiford, bass; Lee Abrams, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, July 25, 1951

BN399-1Blue Moon

Wynton Kelly, piano; Franklin Skeete, bass; Lee Abrams, conga drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, August 1, 1951

BN408-0Goodbye (78 rpm version)

1582   not used

1583   not used

1584   not used

1585   James Moody - Autumn Leaves / Shade Of Blond   1951

Rene Reumont, French horn; Max Porret, flute; Robert Jeannoutot, oboe; Henri Bellicourt, clarinet, bass clarinet; James Moody, tenor, alto sax; Marcel Beaujojan, Lionel Gali, Jean Gaunet, Charles Vaudevoir, violin; Robert Jadoux, Guy Rogne, cello; Bernard Galais, harp; Raymond Fol, piano; Pierre Michelot, bass; Pierre Lemarchand, drums; Pepito Riebe, bongos; Andre Hodeir, arranger, conductor.

Paris, France, July 13, 1951

V4057Autumn Leaves
V4060Shade Of Blond

** originally released on Vogue (F) V 3024 in early 1950s.

1586   James Moody - So Very Pretty / September Serenade   1951

Rene Reumont, French horn; Max Porret, flute; Robert Jeannoutot, oboe; Henri Bellicourt, clarinet, bass clarinet; James Moody, tenor, alto sax; Marcel Beaujojan, Lionel Gali, Jean Gaunet, Charles Vaudevoir, violin; Robert Jadoux, Guy Rogne, cello; Bernard Galais, harp; Raymond Fol, piano; Pierre Michelot, bass; Pierre Lemarchand, drums; Pepito Riebe, bongos; Andre Hodeir, arranger, conductor.: same session.

Paris, France, July 13, 1951

V4058So Very Pretty
V4062September Serenade

** originally released on Vogue (F) V 3025 in early 1950s.

1587   James Moody - Bedelia / Jackie My Little Cat   1951

Rene Reumont, French horn; Max Porret, flute; Robert Jeannoutot, oboe; Henri Bellicourt, clarinet, bass clarinet; James Moody, tenor, alto sax; Marcel Beaujojan, Lionel Gali, Jean Gaunet, Charles Vaudevoir, violin; Robert Jadoux, Guy Rogne, cello; Bernard Galais, harp; Raymond Fol, piano; Pierre Michelot, bass; Pierre Lemarchand, drums; Pepito Riebe, bongos; Andre Hodeir, arranger, conductor.: same session.

Paris, France, July 13, 1951

V4056Bedelia
V4061Jackie My Little Cat

** originally released on Vogue (F) V 3022 in early 1950s.

1588   James Moody - Loving You The Way I Do / Singing For You   1951

Rene Reumont, French horn; Max Porret, flute; Robert Jeannoutot, oboe; Henri Bellicourt, clarinet, bass clarinet; James Moody, tenor, alto sax; Marcel Beaujojan, Lionel Gali, Jean Gaunet, Charles Vaudevoir, violin; Robert Jadoux, Guy Rogne, cello; Bernard Galais, harp; Raymond Fol, piano; Pierre Michelot, bass; Pierre Lemarchand, drums; Pepito Riebe, bongos; Andre Hodeir, arranger, conductor.: same session.

Paris, France, July 13, 1951

V4055Loving You The Way I Do
V4059Singing For You

** originally released on Vogue (F) V 3023 in early 1950s.

1589   Thelonious Monk - Four In One / Straight No Chaser   1951

Sahib Shihab, alto sax; Milt Jackson, vibes; Thelonious Monk, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, July 23, 1951

BN392-1Four In One
BN395-0Straight No Chaser

1590   Thelonious Monk - Criss-Cross / Eronel   1951

Sahib Shihab, alto sax; Milt Jackson, vibes; Thelonious Monk, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Art Blakey, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, July 23, 1951

BN393-0Criss-Cross
BN394-0Eronel

1591   Thelonious Monk - Ask Me Now / Milt Jackson - Willow Weep For Me   1951

Milt Jackson, vibes #2; Thelonious Monk, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, July 23, 1951

1. BN396-1Ask Me Now
2. BN397-0Willow Weep For Me

1592   Milt Jackson - What's New / Tahiti   1952

Lou Donaldson, alto sax #1; Milt Jackson, vibes; John Lewis, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, April 7, 1952

1. BN422-0 tk.1Tahiti
2. BN425-3 tk.12What's New

1593   Milt Jackson - Bag's Groove / Lillie   1952

Lou Donaldson, alto sax #2; Milt Jackson, vibes; John Lewis, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, April 7, 1952

1. BN423-1 tk.4Lillie
2. BN424-2 tk.8Bags' Groove

1594   Lou Donaldson - Don't Get Around Much Anymore / Milt Jackson - On The Scene   1952

Lou Donaldson, alto sax; Milt Jackson, vibes; John Lewis, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, April 7, 1952

BN426-0 tk.14Don't Get Around Much Anymore
BN427-0 tk.16On The Scene

1595   Miles Davis - Dear Old Stockholm / Would'n You   1952

Miles Davis, trumpet; Jay Jay Johnson, trombone; Jackie McLean, alto sax; "Gil" Coggins, piano; Oscar Pettiford, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 9, 1952

BN428-1 tk.2Dear Old Stockholm
BN431-3 tk.13Would'n You

1596   Miles Davis - Chance It / Yesterdays   1952

Miles Davis, trumpet; Jay Jay Johnson, trombone #1; Jackie McLean, alto sax #1; "Gil" Coggins, piano; Oscar Pettiford, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 9, 1952

1. BN429-3 tk.6Chance It
2. BN432-0 tk.14Yesterdays

1597   Tadd Dameron - The Squirrel / Miles Davis - Donna   1952

Fats Navarro, trumpet; Ernie Henry, alto sax; Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Tadd Dameron, piano; Nelson Boyd, bass; Shadow Wilson, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, September 26, 1947

BN305-1The Squirrel

Miles Davis, trumpet; Jay Jay Johnson, trombone; Jackie McLean, alto sax; "Gil" Coggins, piano; Oscar Pettiford, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 9, 1952

BN430-1 tk.8Donna

1598   Lou Donaldson - Roccus / Cheek To Cheek   1952

Lou Donaldson, alto sax; Horace Silver, piano; Gene Ramey, bass; Arthur Taylor, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, June 20, 1952

BN440-1 tk.2Roccus
BN442-4 tk.11Cheek To Cheek

1599   Lou Donaldson - Things We Did Last Summer / Lou's Blues   1952

Lou Donaldson, alto sax; Horace Silver, piano; Gene Ramey, bass; Arthur Taylor, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, June 20, 1952

BN443-1 tk.9Lou's Blues
BN441-2 tk.12Things We Did Last Summer

1600   Vic Dickenson - Tenderly / Lion's Den   1952

Vic Dickenson, trombone; Bill Doggett, organ; John Collins, guitar; Jo Jones, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, June 24, 1952

BN444-2 tk.3Tenderly
BN446-3 tk.9Lion's Den

Blue Note 1600 series (10 inch 78 rpm)

1601   Vic Dickenson - I'm Getting Sentimental Over You / In A Mellow Tone   1952

Vic Dickenson, trombone; Bill Doggett, organ; John Collins, guitar; Jo Jones, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, June 24, 1952

BN445-1 tk.5(I'm) Gettin' Sentimental (Over You)
BN447-2 tk.14In A Mellow Tone

1602   Thelonious Monk - Skippy / Let's Cool One   1952

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Lou Donaldson, alto sax; Lucky Thompson, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Nelson Boyd, bass; Max Roach, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 30, 1952

BN434-1 tk.2Skippy
BN438-0 tk.11Let's Cool One

1603   Thelonious Monk - Hornin' In / Carolina Moon   1952

Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Lou Donaldson, alto sax; Lucky Thompson, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Nelson Boyd, bass; Max Roach, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 30, 1952

BN435-3 tk.7Hornin' In
BN437-0 tk.10Carolina Moon

1604   The Swinging Swedes - Cream Of The Crop Parts 1 & 2   1952

Rolf Ericson, trumpet; Ake Persson, trombone; Putte Wickman, clarinet; Arne Domnerus, alto sax; Carl-Henrik Norin, tenor sax; Lars Gullin, baritone sax; Ulf Linde, vibes; Bengt Hallberg, piano; Sten Carlberg, guitar; Simon Brehm, bass; Jack Noren, drums.

Stockholm, Sweden, September 5, 1951

2186Cream Of The Crop Part 1
2187Cream Of The Crop Part 2

** originally released on Cupol (Swd) 9007 as "Jazzkritikerorkestern 1951 - Cream Of The Crop Parts 1 & 2".

1605   The Swinging Swedes - Summertime / Pick Yourself Up   1952

Rolf Ericson, trumpet; Ake Persson, trombone; Putte Wickman, clarinet; Arne Domnerus, alto sax; Carl-Henrik Norin, tenor sax; Lars Gullin, baritone sax; Ulf Linde, vibes; Bengt Hallberg, piano; Sten Carlberg, guitar; Simon Brehm, bass; Jack Noren, drums.: same session.

Stockholm, Sweden, September 5, 1951

2188Summertime
2189Pick Yourself Up

** originally released on Cupol (Swd) 9008 as "Favoritsolisterna 1951 - Summertime / Pick Yourself Up".

1606   Gil Melle - Four Moons / The Gears

Eddie Bert, trombone; Gil Melle, tenor sax; Joe Manning, vibes; George Wallington, piano; Red Mitchell, bass; Max Roach, drums; Monica Dell, vocal #2.

Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 2, 1952

1. BN461-3 (tk.4)Four Moons
2. BN462-3 (tk.8)The Gears

1607   Gil Melle - Sunset Concerto / Mars

Eddie Bert, trombone; Gil Melle, tenor sax; Joe Manning, vibes; George Wallington, piano; Red Mitchell, bass; Max Roach, drums; Monica Dell, vocal.

Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 2, 1952

BN463-0 (tk.9)Mars
BN464-0 (tk.10)Sunset Concerto

1608   Horace Silver - Safari / Thou Swell   1952

Horace Silver, piano; Gene Ramey, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, October 9, 1952

BN449-1 tk.5Safari
BN450-6 tk.15Thou Swell

1609   Lou Donaldson - Sweet Juice / The Best Things In Life Are Free   1953

Blue Mitchell, trumpet #2; Lou Donaldson, alto sax; Horace Silver, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, November 19, 1952

1. BN457-0 tk.1Sweet Juice
2. BN460-1 tk.10The Best Things In Life Are Free

1610   Lou Donaldson - Down Home / If I Love Again   1953

Blue Mitchell, trumpet; Lou Donaldson, alto sax; Horace Silver, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, November 19, 1952

BN459-1 tk.8Down Home
BN458-5 tk.12If I Love Again

1611   The Cool Britons - Leapin' In London / Birdland Bounce   1953

Kenny Baker, trumpet; Gordon Langhorn, trombone; Henry McKenzie, clarinet; Ronnie Chamberlain, soprano sax; Johnny Dankworth, alto sax; Ronnie Scott, tenor sax; Dave Shand, baritone sax #1; Victor Feldman, vibes; Ralph Sharon, piano; Ivor Mairants, guitar; Charlie Short, bass; Jack Parnell, drums.

London, England, February 3, 1951

1. SSS-7-126Brand's Essence (as Birdland Bounce)
2. SSS-7-127Marshall's Plan (as Leapin' In London)

** originally released on Esquire (E) 10-115 as "Melody Maker All Stars - Brand's Essence / Marshall's Plan".

1612   The Cool Britons - Cherokee / Tea For Me   1953

Jimmy Deuchar, trumpet; Eddie Harvey, trombone; Johnny Dankworth, alto sax; Don Rendell, tenor sax; Bill LeSage, piano; Eric Dawson, bass; Tony Kinsey, drums.

London, England, July 29, 1950

M-7-116Seven Not Out (as Tea For Me)
M-7-117Cherokee

** originally released on Esquire (E) 10-093 as "Johnny Dankworth - Seven Not Out / Cherokee".

1613   Dizzy Gillespie - Lady Bird / Sweet Lorraine   1953

Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet, vocal; Bill Tamper, trombone; Hubert Fol, alto sax; Don Byas, tenor sax; Raymond Fol, piano; Pierre Michelot, bass; Pierre Lemarchand, drums.

Schola Cantorum, Paris, France, April 11, 1952

52V4225 | BN2002Lady Bird (as Dizzy Song)
52V4229 | BN2001Sweet Lorraine

1614   Dizzy Gillespie - Hurry Home / Afro-Paris   1953

Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet, vocal; Don Byas, tenor sax; Arnold Ross, piano; Joe Benjamin, bass; Bill Clark, drums; Umberto Canto, congas.

Studio Jouvenet, Paris, France, March 27, 1952

52V4210-1 | BN2003Hurry Home
52V4211-3 | BN2004Afro-Paris

1615   Dizzy Gillespie - Everything Happens To Me / Say Eh   1953

Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet, vocal; Don Byas, tenor sax; Arnold Ross, piano; Joe Benjamin, bass; Bill Clark, drums; Umberto Canto, congas.: same session.

Studio Jouvenet, Paris, France, March 27, 1952

52V4212-1 | BN2008Say Eh!

Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet, vocal; Bill Tamper, trombone; Hubert Fol, alto sax; Don Byas, tenor sax; Raymond Fol, piano; Pierre Michelot, bass; Pierre Lemarchand, drums.

Schola Cantorum, Paris, France, April 11, 1952

52V4230 | BN2007Everything Happens To Me

1616   Dizzy Gillespie - Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams / She's Funny That Way   1953

Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet, vocal; Bill Tamper, trombone; Hubert Fol, alto sax; Don Byas, tenor sax; Raymond Fol, piano; Pierre Michelot, bass; Pierre Lemarchand, drums.: same session.

Schola Cantorum, Paris, France, April 11, 1952

52V4227-1 | BN2006She's Funny That Way
52V4228 | BN2005Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams

1617   Dizzy Gillespie - CCC Blues / Somebody Loves Me   1953

Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet, vocal; Bill Tamper, trombone; Hubert Fol, alto sax; Don Byas, tenor sax; Raymond Fol, piano; Pierre Michelot, bass; Pierre Lemarchand, drums.: same session.

Schola Cantorum, Paris, France, April 11, 1952

52V4224 | BN2010CCC Blues (as Cripple Crapple Crutch)
52V4226 | BN2009Somebody Loves Me

1618   Miles Davis - Enigma / Tempus Fugit   1953

Miles Davis, trumpet; Jay Jay Johnson, trombone; Jimmy Heath, tenor sax; "Gil" Coggins, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, April 20, 1953

BN478-2 tk.6Enigma
BN480-0 tk.10Tempus Fugit

1619   Miles Davis - Ray's Idea / I Waited For You   1953

Miles Davis, trumpet; Jay Jay Johnson, trombone #1; Jimmy Heath, tenor sax #1; "Gil" Coggins, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, April 20, 1953

1. BN479-2 tk.9Ray's Idea
2. BN482-0 tk.16I Waited For You

1620   Miles Davis - Kelo / C.T.A.   1953

Miles Davis, trumpet; Jay Jay Johnson, trombone; Jimmy Heath, tenor sax; "Gil" Coggins, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, April 20, 1953

BN477-2 tk.3Kelo
BN481-3 tk.15C.T.A.

1621   Jay Jay Johnson - Capri / Turnpike   1953

Clifford Brown, trumpet; Jay Jay Johnson, trombone; Jimmy Heath, tenor, baritone sax; John Lewis, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, June 22, 1953

BN503-3 tk.4Capri
BN505-0 tk.6Turnpike

1622   Lou Donaldson, Clifford Brown - Brownie Speaks / You Go To My Head   1953

Clifford Brown, trumpet; Lou Donaldson, alto sax; Elmo Hope, piano; Percy Heath, bass; "Philly" Joe Jones, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, June 9, 1953

BN492-0 tk.9Brownie Speaks
BN494-0 tk.11You Go To My Head

1623   Lou Donaldson, Clifford Brown - Cookin' / Bellarosa   1953

Clifford Brown, trumpet; Lou Donaldson, alto sax; Elmo Hope, piano; Percy Heath, bass; "Philly" Joe Jones, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, June 9, 1953

BN489-1 tk.2Bellarosa
BN491-1 tk.8Cookin'

1624   Lou Donaldson, Clifford Brown - Carvin' The Rock / De-Dah   1953

Clifford Brown, trumpet; Lou Donaldson, alto sax; Elmo Hope, piano; Percy Heath, bass; "Philly" Joe Jones, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, June 9, 1953

BN490-3 tk.6Carvin' The Rock
BN493-0 tk.10De-Dah

1625   Horace Silver - Opus De Funk / Day In, Day Out   1954

Horace Silver, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, November 23, 1953

BN534-2 tk.6Opus De Funk
BN535-1 tk.9Day In, Day Out

1626   Art Blakey, Sabu - Message From Kenya / Art Blakey - Nothing But The Soul   1954

Art Blakey, drums; "Sabu" Martinez, bongos, congas #1.

WOR Studios, NYC, November 23, 1953

1. BN533-0 tk.1Message From Kenya
2. BN536-0 tk.11Nothing But The Soul

** also released on Blue Note 45-1626 in 1956.

1627   Urbie Green - Skylark / Dansero   1954

Doug Mettome, trumpet, baritone horn; Urbie Green, trombone; John Murtaugh, tenor sax; Sam Staff, baritone sax; Jimmy Lyon, piano; Danny Martucci, bass; Jimmy Campbell, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 27, 1953

BN543-0 (tk.1)Skylark
BN545-2 (tk.3)Dansero

1628   Bud Powell - I Want To Be Happy / The Glass Enclosure   1954

Bud Powell, piano; George Duvivier, bass; Art Taylor, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, August 14, 1953

BN514-1 tk.23I Want To Be Happy
BN516-0 tk.27The Glass Enclosure

1629   Bud Powell - Sure Thing / Collard Greens And Black-Eyed Peas   1954

Bud Powell, piano; George Duvivier, bass; Art Taylor, drums.: same session.

WOR Studios, NYC, August 14, 1953

BN511-2 tk.17Sure Thing
BN512-2 tk.20Collard Greens And Black-Eyed Peas

Blue Note 1200 series (10 inch 78 rpm)

1201   Kenny 'Pancho' Hagood, Thelonious Monk - I Should Care / All The Things You Are   1948

Milton Jackson, vibes; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Simmons, bass; Shadow Wilson, drums; Kenny 'Pancho' Hagood, vocal.

Apex Studios, NYC, July 2, 1948

BN326-3All The Things You Are
BN327-2I Should Care

1202   Clyde Bernhardt - Crackin' Bread / Meet Me On The Corner   1949

Clyde Bernhardt, trombone, vocal; Sam Taylor, tenor sax; Dave Small, baritone sax; Earl Knight, piano; Rene Hall, guitar; Eugene Ramey, bass; Gus Johnson, drums.

Carnegie Hall Studio, NYC, October 6, 1949

BN366 (tk.4)Crackin' Bread
BN367 (tk.2)Meet Me On The Corner

1203   Clyde Bernhardt - Don't Tell It / Chattanooga   1949

Clyde Bernhardt, trombone, vocal; Sam Taylor, tenor sax; Dave Small, baritone sax; Earl Knight, piano; Rene Hall, guitar; Eugene Ramey, bass; Gus Johnson, drums.: same session.

Carnegie Hall Studio, NYC, October 6, 1949

BN368 (tk.3)Don't Tell It
BN369 (tk.3)Chattanooga

Climax 100 series (12 inch 78 rpm)

101   George Lewis - Climax Rag / Deep Bayou Blues   1943

Avery "Kid" Howard, trumpet, vocal; Jim Robinson, trombone; George Lewis, clarinet; Lawrence Marrero, banjo; Chester Zardis, bass; Edgar Mosley, drums.

New Orleans, LA, May 16, 1943

CD105Climax Rag
CD123Deep Bayou Blues

102   George Lewis - Milenberg Joys / Two Jim Blues   1943

Jim Robinson, trombone; George Lewis, clarinet, flute; Lawrence Marrero, banjo; Jim Little, tuba; Edgar Mosley, drums.

New Orleans, LA, May 15, 1943

CD104Two Jim Blues

Avery "Kid" Howard, trumpet, vocal; Jim Robinson, trombone; George Lewis, clarinet; Lawrence Marrero, banjo; Chester Zardis, bass; Edgar Mosley, drums.

New Orleans, LA, May 16, 1943

CD118Milenberg Joys

103   George Lewis - Just A Closer Walk With Thee / Just A Little While To Stay Here   1943

Avery "Kid" Howard, trumpet, vocal; Jim Robinson, trombone; George Lewis, clarinet; Lawrence Marrero, banjo; Chester Zardis, bass; Edgar Mosley, drums.: same session.

New Orleans, LA, May 16, 1943

CD107Just A Closer Walk With Thee
CD114Just A Little While To Stay Here

104   George Lewis - Fidgety Feet / Dauphine St. Blues   1943

Avery "Kid" Howard, trumpet, vocal; Jim Robinson, trombone; George Lewis, clarinet; Lawrence Marrero, banjo; Chester Zardis, bass; Edgar Mosley, drums.: same session.

New Orleans, LA, May 16, 1943

CD113Dauphine St. Blues
CD119Fidgety Feet

105   George Lewis - Don't Go 'Way Nobody / Careless Love Blues   1943

Avery "Kid" Howard, trumpet, vocal; Jim Robinson, trombone; George Lewis, clarinet; Lawrence Marrero, banjo; Chester Zardis, bass; Edgar Mosley, drums.: same session.

New Orleans, LA, May 16, 1943

CD111Careless Love Blues (as Careless Love)
CD122Don't Go 'Way Nobody