Blue Note Records Discography: 1951-1952

1951

The Bud Powell Trio

Bud Powell, piano; Curly Russell, bass #1-3,5,6,9; Max Roach, drums #1-3,5,6,9.
WOR Studios, NYC, May 1, 1951
1. BN382-1Un Poco Loco (1st take)Blue Note BLP 1503
2. BN382-2Un Poco Loco (2nd take)-
3. BN382-4Un Poco LocoBlue Note 1577, BLP 5003, BLP 1503, BST2 84429
4. BN383-0Over The RainbowBlue Note 1576, BLP 5003, BLP 1504
5. BN384-0A Night In TunisiaBlue Note 1576, BLP 5003, BLP 1503, BLP 1001, BST 89903
6. BN384-1A Night In Tunisia (alternate master)Blue Note BLP 1503
7. BN385-0It Could Happen To You (alternate master)-
8. BN385-1It Could Happen To YouBlue Note 1577, BLP 5003, BLP 1504
9.Parisian ThoroughfareBlue Note BLP 1503
* Blue Note BLP 1503, BST 81503 (pseudo stereo)   The Amazing Bud Powell, Volume 1
* Blue Note BST2 84429   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note
* Blue Note BLP 1504, BST 81504 (pseudo stereo)   The Amazing Bud Powell, Volume 2
* Blue Note BLP 1001   Various Artists - 25 Years Blue Note - Anniversary Album
= Blue Note BLP 2001, BST 82001   Various Artists - Blue Note Gems Of Jazz - Limited Edition
* Blue Note BST 89903   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz, Volume 1 - 1949-1959
= Blue Note BN-LA159-G2   Various Artists - A Decade Of Jazz, Volume Two - 1949-1959
* Blue Note BLP 5003   The Amazing Bud Powell
* Blue Note 1577   Bud Powell - Un Poco Loco / It Could Happen To You
* Blue Note 1576   Bud Powell - A Night In Tunisia / Over The Rainbow

Sidney DeParis And His Blue Note Stompers

Sidney DeParis, trumpet; Jimmy Archey, trombone; Omer Simeon, clarinet; Bob Green, piano; George "Pops" Foster, bass; Joe Smith, drums.
WOR Studios, NYC, June 14, 1951
BN386-0When You Wore A Tulip (alternate take)Blue Note B-6501; Mosaic MR6-109
BN386-1When You Wore A TulipBlue Note BLP 7016, B-6501; Mosaic MR6-109
BN387-2Weary Blues-
BN388-0Moose March-
BN389-1Panama-
BN390-0Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone-
BN391-1A Good Man Is Hard To Find-
* Blue Note B-6501   Sidney DeParis' Blue Note Jazzmen/Sidney DeParis And His Blue Note Stompers - DeParis Dixie
* Mosaic MR6-109, MD4-109   The Complete Edmond Hall/James P. Johnson/Sidney DeParis/Vic Dickenson Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note BLP 7016   Sidney DeParis And His Blue Note Stompers

The Thelonious Monk Quintet

Sahib Shihab, alto sax #1-6; Milt Jackson, vibes #1-6,9; Thelonious Monk, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Art Blakey, drums.
WOR Studios, NYC, July 23, 1951
1. BN392-1Four In OneBlue Note 1589, BLP 5009, BLP 1511
2. BN392-2Four In One (alternate take)Blue Note BLP 1509, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
3. BN393-0Criss-CrossBlue Note 1590, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BST 89903, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note BST2 84429
4. BN393-1Criss-Cross (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012
5. BN394-0EronelBlue Note 1590, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
6. BN395-0Straight No ChaserBlue Note 1589, BLP 5009, BLP 1511
7. BN396-0Ask Me Now (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012
8. BN396-1Ask Me NowBlue Note 1591, BLP 1511
9. BN397-0Willow Weep For MeBlue Note 1591, 45-1646, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
* Blue Note BLP 1511, BST 81511 (pseudo stereo)   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Volume Two
= Blue Note BN-LA579-H2   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius
= Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk
* Blue Note BLP 1509, BST 81509 (pseudo stereo)   Milt Jackson And The Thelonious Monk Quintet
* Blue Note BST 89903   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz, Volume 1 - 1949-1959
= Blue Note BN-LA159-G2   Various Artists - A Decade Of Jazz, Volume Two - 1949-1959
* Blue Note BST2 84429   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012   Thelonious Monk And Milt Jackson
* Blue Note BLP 5009   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 5011   Milt Jackson - Wizard Of The Vibes
= Vogue (E) LDE 044   Milt Jackson And His New Group
= Vogue (F) LD 138   Milt Jackson And His New Group - Wizard Of The Vibes
* Blue Note 45-1646   Milt Jackson - Lillie / Willow Weep For Me
* Blue Note 1589   Thelonious Monk - Four In One / Straight No Chaser
* Blue Note 1590   Thelonious Monk - Criss-Cross / Eronel
* Blue Note 1591   Thelonious Monk - Ask Me Now / Milt Jackson - Willow Weep For Me

Wynton Kelly Trio

Wynton Kelly, piano; Oscar Pettiford, bass #1,2,6-11; Franklin Skeete, bass #3-5; Lee Abrams, drums.
WOR Studios, NYC, July 25, 1951
1. BN398-0I've Found A New Babyrejected
2. BN399-1Blue MoonBlue Note 1581, BLP 5025
3. BN400-2Fine And DandyBlue Note (J) LNJ-70079, (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2
4. BN401-0I've Found A New BabyBlue Note BLP 5025
5. BN402-1CherokeeBlue Note 1579, BLP 5025
6. BN403-1Born To Be BlueBlue Note 1578, BLP 5025
7. BN404-0Where Or WhenBlue Note 1578, (J) LNJ-70079, (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2
8. BN405-0MoonglowBlue Note 1579, (J) LNJ-70079, (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2
9. BN405-1Moonglow (alternate take)Blue Note (J) LNJ-70079, (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2
10. BN406-0If I Should Lose You-
11. BN407-0Born To Be Blue (alternate take) (mistitled as Foolin' Myself)Blue Note (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2
* Blue Note (J) LNJ-70079   Sonny Clark, Wynton Kelly - The Immortal Session From Blue Note
* Blue Note BLP 5025   Wynton Kelly - New Faces-New Sounds
= Blue Note (J) BNJ-71001   Piano Interpretations By Wynton Kelly
= Blue Note CDP 7 84456 2   Wynton Kelly - Piano Interpretations
* Blue Note 1581   Wynton Kelly - Goodbye / Blue Moon
* Blue Note 1579   Wynton Kelly - Moonglow / Cherokee
* Blue Note 1578   Wynton Kelly - Born To Be Blue / Where Or When

Wynton Kelly Trio

Wynton Kelly, piano #1-6,8,9, celeste #7; Franklin Skeete, bass; Lee Abrams, conga drums.
WOR Studios, NYC, August 1, 1951
1. BN408-0Goodbye (78 rpm version)Blue Note 1581, (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2
2. BN408-1GoodbyeBlue Note BLP 5025
3. BN409-2Foolin' MyselfBlue Note (J) LNJ-70079, (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2
4. BN410-0There Will Never Be Another YouBlue Note BLP 5025
5. BN411-3Do Nothin' Till You Hear From MeBlue Note (J) LNJ-70079, (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2
6. BN412-1SummertimeBlue Note 1580, (J) LNJ-70079, (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2
7. BN413-0Moonlight In VermontBlue Note BLP 5025
8. BN414-1Crazy, He Calls MeBlue Note 1580, BLP 5025
9. BN415-2Opus CapriceBlue Note (J) BNJ-71001, CDP 7 84456 2
* Blue Note (J) LNJ-70079   Sonny Clark, Wynton Kelly - The Immortal Session From Blue Note
* Blue Note BLP 5025   Wynton Kelly - New Faces-New Sounds
= Blue Note (J) BNJ-71001   Piano Interpretations By Wynton Kelly
= Blue Note CDP 7 84456 2   Wynton Kelly - Piano Interpretations
* Blue Note 1581   Wynton Kelly - Goodbye / Blue Moon
* Blue Note 1580   Wynton Kelly - Summertime / Crazy, He Calls Me

Sidney Bechet And His Hot Six

Sidney DeParis, trumpet; Jimmy Archey, trombone; Sidney Bechet, soprano sax; Don Kirkpatrick, piano; George "Pops" Foster, bass; Manzie Johnson, drums.
WOR Studios, NYC, November 5, 1951
BN416-3 tk.3Original Dixieland One-StepBlue Note BLP 7020, BLP 1207; Mosaic MR6-110
BN417-0 tk.4Avalon-
BN418-1 tk.6That's A Plenty-
BN419-0 tk.7Blues My Naughty Sweetie Gave To Me-
BN419-1 tk.9Blues My Naughty Sweetie Gave To Me (alternate take)Mosaic MR6-110
BN420-0 tk.13Ballin' The Jack (alternate take)-
BN420-1 tk.16Ballin' The JackBlue Note BLP 7020, BLP 1207; Mosaic MR6-110
BN421-0 tk.17There'll Be Some Changes Made (alternate take)Mosaic MR6-110
BN421-1 tk.19There'll Be Some Changes MadeBlue Note BLP 7020, BLP 1202; Mosaic MR6-110
* Blue Note BLP 1207, BST 81207 (pseudo stereo), 7243 5 30607 2 5   The Fabulous Sidney Bechet
* Mosaic MR6-110, MD4-110   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Sidney Bechet
* Blue Note BLP 1202, BST 81202 (pseudo stereo), (F) 0777 7 89385 2 1   Sidney Bechet - Jazz Classics, Volume 2
* Blue Note BLP 7020   The Fabulous Sidney Bechet - 12 Years On Blue Note
= Vogue (E) LDE 138   Sidney Bechet Hot Six
= Jazz Selection (F) JSLP 50039   Sidney Bechet And His Blue Note Jazzmen, Vol. 4

1952

Milt Jackson Quintet

Lou Donaldson, alto sax #1,4,7-9; Milt Jackson, vibes; John Lewis, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.
WOR Studios, NYC, April 7, 1952
1. BN422-0 tk.1TahitiBlue Note 1592, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BN-LA590-H2
2. BN423-1 tk.4LillieBlue Note 1593, 45-1646, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BN-LA590-H2
3. BN423-2 tk.5Lillie (alternate take)Blue Note BLP 1509, BN-LA590-H2
4. BN424-2 tk.8Bags' GrooveBlue Note 1593, 45-1645, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BLP 1001, BN-LA590-H2, BST2 84429, BST 89903
5. BN425-2 tk.11What's New (alternate take)Blue Note BN-LA590-H2, (J) BNJ-61012
6. BN425-3 tk.12What's NewBlue Note 1592, 45-1645, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BN-LA590-H2
7. BN426-0 tk.14Don't Get Around Much AnymoreBlue Note 1594, BN-LA590-H2, (J) BNJ-61012
8. BN426-1 tk.15Don't Get Around Much Anymore (alternate take)Blue Note BN-LA590-H2, (J) BNJ-61012
9. BN427-0 tk.16On The SceneBlue Note 1594, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BN-LA590-H2
* Blue Note BLP 1509, BST 81509 (pseudo stereo)   Milt Jackson And The Thelonious Monk Quintet
* Blue Note BN-LA590-H2   Milt Jackson - All Star Bags
* Blue Note BLP 1001   Various Artists - 25 Years Blue Note - Anniversary Album
= Blue Note BLP 2001, BST 82001   Various Artists - Blue Note Gems Of Jazz - Limited Edition
* Blue Note BST2 84429   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note
* Blue Note BST 89903   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz, Volume 1 - 1949-1959
= Blue Note BN-LA159-G2   Various Artists - A Decade Of Jazz, Volume Two - 1949-1959
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012   Thelonious Monk And Milt Jackson
* Blue Note BLP 5011   Milt Jackson - Wizard Of The Vibes
= Vogue (E) LDE 044   Milt Jackson And His New Group
= Vogue (F) LD 138   Milt Jackson And His New Group - Wizard Of The Vibes
* Blue Note 45-1646   Milt Jackson - Lillie / Willow Weep For Me
* Blue Note 45-1645   Milt Jackson - What's New / Bags' Groove
* Blue Note 1592   Milt Jackson - What's New / Tahiti
* Blue Note 1593   Milt Jackson - Bag's Groove / Lillie
* Blue Note 1594   Lou Donaldson - Don't Get Around Much Anymore / Milt Jackson - On The Scene

The Miles Davis Sextet

Miles Davis, trumpet; Jay Jay Johnson, trombone #1-7; Jackie McLean, alto sax #1-7; "Gil" Coggins, piano; Oscar Pettiford, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.
WOR Studios, NYC, May 9, 1952
1. BN428-1 tk.2Dear Old StockholmBlue Note 1595, BLP 5013, BLP 1501, CDP 7 81501 2
2. BN429-2 tk.5Chance It (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 81501 2
3. BN429-3 tk.6Chance ItBlue Note 1596, BLP 5013, BLP 1501, CDP 7 81501 2
4. BN430-0 tk.7Donna (alternate master)Blue Note BLP 1501, CDP 7 81501 2
5. BN430-1 tk.8DonnaBlue Note 1597, 45-1633, BLP 5013, BLP 1502, CDP 7 81501 2
6. BN431-2 tk.12Would'n You (alternate master)Blue Note BLP 1501, CDP 7 81501 2
7. BN431-3 tk.13Would'n YouBlue Note 1595, BLP 5013, BLP 1502, CDP 7 81501 2
8. BN432-0 tk.14YesterdaysBlue Note 1596, BLP 5013, BLP 1501, CDP 7 81501 2
9. BN433-0 tk.15How Deep Is The OceanBlue Note BLP 5013, BLP 1501, CDP 7 81501 2
* Blue Note BLP 1501, BST 81501 (pseudo stereo)   Miles Davis, Volume 1
* Blue Note BLP 1502, BST 81502 (pseudo stereo)   Miles Davis, Volume 2
* Blue Note CDP 7 81501 2   Miles Davis, Volume 1
* Blue Note BLP 5013; Vogue (E) LDE 028, (F) LD 122   Miles Davis - Young Man With A Horn
* Blue Note 45-1633   Miles Davis - Well You Needn't / Donna
* Blue Note 1595   Miles Davis - Dear Old Stockholm / Would'n You
* Blue Note 1596   Miles Davis - Chance It / Yesterdays
* Blue Note 1597   Tadd Dameron - The Squirrel / Miles Davis - Donna

The Thelonious Monk Sextet

Kenny Dorham, trumpet #1-8; Lou Donaldson, alto sax #1-8; Lucky Thompson, tenor sax #1-8; Thelonious Monk, piano; Nelson Boyd, bass; Max Roach, drums.
WOR Studios, NYC, May 30, 1952
1. BN434-1 tk.2SkippyBlue Note 1602, BLP 1511
2. BN434-2 tk.3Skippy (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011
3. BN435-1 tk.5Hornin' In (alternate take)-
4. BN435-3 tk.7Hornin' InBlue Note 1603, BLP 1511
5. BN436-0 tk.8SixteenMosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011
6. BN436-1 tk.9Sixteen (alternate take)-
7. BN437-0 tk.10Carolina MoonBlue Note 1603, BLP 1511
8. BN438-0 tk.11Let's Cool OneBlue Note 1602, BLP 1511
9. BN439-0 tk.12I'll Follow YouMosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011
* Blue Note BLP 1511, BST 81511 (pseudo stereo)   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Volume Two
= Blue Note BN-LA579-H2   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius
= Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011   More Genius Of Thelonious Monk
* Blue Note 1602   Thelonious Monk - Skippy / Let's Cool One
* Blue Note 1603   Thelonious Monk - Hornin' In / Carolina Moon

Lou Donaldson Quartet

Lou Donaldson, alto sax; Horace Silver, piano; Gene Ramey, bass; Arthur Taylor, drums.
WOR Studios, NYC, June 20, 1952
BN440-0 tk.1Roccus (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 81537 2
BN440-1 tk.2RoccusBlue Note 1598, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
BN442-2 tk.7Cheek To Cheek (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 81537 2
BN443-0 tk.8Lou's Blues (alternate take)-
BN443-1 tk.9Lou's BluesBlue Note 1599, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
BN442-4 tk.11Cheek To CheekBlue Note 1598, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
BN441-2 tk.12Things We Did Last SummerBlue Note 1599, BLP 5021, (J) BNJ-61008/10
* Blue Note BLP 1537, CDP 7 81537 2   Lou Donaldson Quartet/Quintet/Sextet
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series
* Blue Note BLP 5021   Lou Donaldson - New Faces-New Sounds
* Blue Note 1598   Lou Donaldson - Roccus / Cheek To Cheek
* Blue Note 1599   Lou Donaldson - Things We Did Last Summer / Lou's Blues

Vic Dickenson Quartet

Vic Dickenson, trombone; Bill Doggett, organ; John Collins, guitar; Jo Jones, drums.
WOR Studios, NYC, June 24, 1952
BN444-2 tk.3TenderlyBlue Note 1600, LT-1055; Mosaic MR6-109
BN445-1 tk.5(I'm) Gettin' Sentimental (Over You)Blue Note 1601, LT-1055; Mosaic MR6-109
BN446-2 tk.8Lion's Den (alternate take)Blue Note LT-1055; Mosaic MR6-109
BN446-3 tk.9Lion's DenBlue Note 1600, LT-1055; Mosaic MR6-109
BN447-2 tk.14In A Mellow ToneBlue Note 1601, LT-1055; Mosaic MR6-109
* Blue Note LT-1055   Vic Dickenson, Bobby Hackett - Mainstreamin' (not released)
* Mosaic MR6-109, MD4-109   The Complete Edmond Hall/James P. Johnson/Sidney DeParis/Vic Dickenson Blue Note Sessions
* Blue Note 1600   Vic Dickenson - Tenderly / Lion's Den
* Blue Note 1601   Vic Dickenson - I'm Getting Sentimental Over You / In A Mellow Tone

Horace Silver Trio

Horace Silver, piano; Gene Ramey, bass; Art Blakey, drums.
WOR Studios, NYC, October 9, 1952
BN448 tk.1HoroscopeBlue Note BLP 5018, BLP 1520, BN-LA474-H2
BN449-1 tk.5SafariBlue Note 1608, BLP 5018, BLP 1520, BLP 1001, BN-LA474-H2
BN450-6 tk.15Thou SwellBlue Note 1608, BLP 5018, BN-LA474-H2, (J) LNJ-70108, (J) BNJ-61005, CDP 7 81520 2
BN451Yeah!rejected
* Blue Note BLP 1520, BST 81520 (pseudo stereo), (J) LNJ-70108, CDP 7 81520 2   Horace Silver Trio And Art Blakey-Sabu
* Blue Note BN-LA474-H2   Horace Silver - The Trio Sides
* Blue Note BLP 1001   Various Artists - 25 Years Blue Note - Anniversary Album
= Blue Note BLP 2001, BST 82001   Various Artists - Blue Note Gems Of Jazz - Limited Edition
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61005   Horace Silver Rare Tracks - Senor Blues
* Blue Note BLP 5018   Horace Silver - New Faces-New Sounds
= Vogue (E) LDE 065, (F) LD 176   Horace Silver Trio
* Blue Note 1608   Horace Silver - Safari / Thou Swell

Horace Silver Trio

Horace Silver, piano; Curly Russell, bass; Art Blakey, drums.
WOR Studios, NYC, October 20, 1952
BN452-1 tk.2QuicksilverBlue Note BLP 5018, BN-LA474-H2, (J) LNJ-70108, (J) BNJ-61005, CDP 7 81520 2
BN453-2 tk.6EcarohBlue Note BLP 5018, BLP 1520, BN-LA474-H2, (J) NP-2017
BN454-0 tk.7Yeah!Blue Note BLP 5018, BLP 1520, BN-LA474-H2
BN455-3 tk.11Knowledge BoxBlue Note BLP 5018, BN-LA474-H2, (J) LNJ-70108, (J) BNJ-61005, CDP 7 81520 2
BN456-3 tk.15Prelude To A KissBlue Note BLP 5018, BLP 1520, BN-LA474-H2
* Blue Note BN-LA474-H2   Horace Silver - The Trio Sides
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61005   Horace Silver Rare Tracks - Senor Blues
* Blue Note BLP 1520, BST 81520 (pseudo stereo), (J) LNJ-70108, CDP 7 81520 2   Horace Silver Trio And Art Blakey-Sabu
* Blue Note BLP 5018   Horace Silver - New Faces-New Sounds
= Vogue (E) LDE 065, (F) LD 176   Horace Silver Trio
* Blue Note (J) NP-2017   Horace Silver - Opus De Funk / Ecaroh

The Lou Donaldson Quintet

Blue Mitchell, trumpet #2-4; Lou Donaldson, alto sax; Horace Silver, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Art Blakey, drums.
WOR Studios, NYC, November 19, 1952
1. BN457-0 tk.1Sweet JuiceBlue Note 1609, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
2. BN459-1 tk.8Down HomeBlue Note 1610, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
3. BN460-1 tk.10The Best Things In Life Are FreeBlue Note 1609, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
4. BN458-5 tk.12If I Love AgainBlue Note 1610, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
* Blue Note BLP 1537, CDP 7 81537 2   Lou Donaldson Quartet/Quintet/Sextet
* Blue Note BLP 5021   Lou Donaldson - New Faces-New Sounds
* Blue Note 1609   Lou Donaldson - Sweet Juice / The Best Things In Life Are Free
* Blue Note 1610   Lou Donaldson - Down Home / If I Love Again