Contemporary Records Catalog: 3600/7600, 5000, 6000 series

Contemporary 3600/7600 series (12 inch LP)

M3601   Helyne Stewart - Love Moods

Jack Sheldon (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Art Pepper (alto sax) Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Pete Jolly (piano) Jimmy Bond (bass) Frank Butler (drums) Helyne Stewart (vocals)
Contemporary Records, Los Angeles, CA, January 20, 1961
Love Is Here To Stay
The Man I Love
How Deep Is The Ocean
My Silent Love
Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Phineas Newborn Jr. (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Milt Turner (drums) Helyne Stewart (vocals)
Contemporary Records, Los Angeles, CA, August 21 & 22, 1961
I Hadn't Anyone 'Til You
My Heart Belongs To Daddy
That Old Feeling
This Love Of Mine
Why Don't You Do Right
Easy To Love
Besame Mucho
This Can't Be Love
** also issued on Contemporary S7601; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1020-2.

M3602   Art Pepper Quintet - Smack Up

Jack Sheldon (trumpet) Art Pepper (alto sax) Pete Jolly (piano) Jimmy Bond (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
Contemporary Records, Los Angeles, CA, October 24 & 25, 1960
Smack Up
Las Cuevas De Mario
A Bit Of Basie
How Can You Lose
Maybe Next Year
Tears Inside
** also issued on Contemporary S7602; Original Jazz Classics OJC-176, OJCCD-176-2.

M3603   Barney Kessel - Let's Cook!

Frank Rosolino (trombone) Ben Webster (tenor sax) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Contemporary Records, Los Angeles, CA, August 6, 1957
Tiger Rag
Jersey Bounce
Victor Feldman (vibes) Hampton Hawes (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Contemporary Records, Los Angeles, CA, November 11, 1957
Let's Cook!
Time Remembered
Just In Time
** also issued on Contemporary S7603; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1010-2.

M3604   Joy Bryan - Make The Man Love Me

Wynton Kelly (piano) Al Viola (guitar) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Frank Butler (drums) Joy Bryan (vocals)
Contemporary Records, Los Angeles, CA, July 26, 28 & 29, 1961
My Romance
Make The Man Love Me
Almost Like Being In Love
It Never Entered My Mind
East Of The Sun
Aren't You Glad You're You
My Funny Valentine
Old Devil Moon
These Foolish Things
Everything's Coming Up Roses
** also issued on Contemporary S7604.

M3605   Jimmy Woods - Awakening!!

Martin Banks (trumpet #1,3,4) Joe Gordon (trumpet #4,5) Jimmy Woods (alto sax) Amos Trice (piano) Jimmy Bond (bass) Milt Turner (drums)
Contemporary Records, Los Angeles, CA, September 13, 1961
1.Awakening
2.Circus
3.A New Twist
4.Love For Sale
5.Anticipation
Jimmy Woods (alto sax) Dick Whittington (piano) Gary Peacock (bass) Milt Turner (drums)
Contemporary Records, Los Angeles, CA, February 19, 1962
Not Yet
Roma
Little Jim
** also issued on Contemporary S7605; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1859-2.

M3606   Teddy Edwards - Heart & Soul

Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Gerry Wiggins (organ) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Milt Turner (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, April 24, 1962
Smokin'
No Regrets
Secret Love
Little Steddy
Wiggin'
A Bag Of Blues
** also issued on Contemporary S7606; Original Jazz Classics OJC-177, OJCCD-177-2.

M3607   Art Pepper - Intensity

Art Pepper (alto sax) Dolo Coker (piano) Jimmy Bond (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
Contemporary Records, Los Angeles, CA, November 23 & 25, 1960
I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
I Love You
Come Rain Or Come Shine
Long Ago
Gone With The Wind
I Wished On The Moon
Too Close For Comfort
** also issued on Contemporary S7607; Original Jazz Classics OJC-387, OJCCD-387-2.

M3608   Leroy Vinnegar Quintet!! - Leroy Walks Again!!

Freddy Hill (trumpet) Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Victor Feldman (piano, vibes) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Ron Jefferson (drums)
Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, August 1, 1962
Hard To Find
I'll String Along With You
Subway Grate
Restin' In Jail
Motherland
Freddy Hill (trumpet) Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Roy Ayers (vibes) Mike Melvoin (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Milt Turner (drums)
Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, March 5, 1963
Down Under
For Carl
Wheelin' And Dealin'
** also issued on Contemporary S7608; Original Jazz Classics OJC-454, OJCCD-454-2.

M3609   Shelly Manne - My Son The Jazz Drummer!

Shorty Rogers (flugelhorn, trumpet) Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Victor Feldman (piano, vibes) Al Viola (guitar) Monty Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, December 17, 18 & 20, 1962
Hava Nagila (Come Let's Be Happy)
Bei Mir Bistu Shein
Yussel! Yussel!
Zamar Nodad
Bokrei Lachish
Tzena
Exodus
De Grine Kuzine
My Yiddishe Momme
Orchah Bamidbar (Steps To The Desert)
** also issued on Contemporary S7609. Contemporary CCD-7609-2 entitled "Steps To The Desert".

M3610   Prince Lasha Quintet Featuring Sonny Simmons - The Cry!

Prince Lasha (flute) Sonny Simmons (alto sax) Gary Peacock (left channel bass) Mark Proctor (right channel bass) Gene Stone (drums)
Contemporary Records, Los Angeles, CA, November 21, 1962
Congo Call
Bojangles
Green And Gold
Ghost Of The Past
Red's Mood
Juanita
Lost Generation
A.Y.
** also issued on Contemporary S7610; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1945-2.

M3611   The Great Jazz Piano Of Phineas Newborn Jr.

Phineas Newborn Jr. (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Contemporary Records, Los Angeles, CA, November 21, 1961
Theme For Basie
New Blues
Way Out West
Four
Phineas Newborn Jr. (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Milt Turner (drums)
Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, September 12, 1962
Celia
This Here
Domingo
Prelude To A Kiss
Well, You Needn't
** also issued on Contemporary S7611; Original Jazz Classics OJC-388, OJCCD-388-2.

M3612   Jimmy Woods Sextet Featuring Elvin Jones - Conflict

Carmell Jones (trumpet) Jimmy Woods (alto sax) Harold Land (tenor sax) Andrew Hill as Andrew Hille (piano) George Tucker (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Contemporary Records, Los Angeles, CA, March 25 & 26, 1963
Conflict
Coming Home
Aim
Apart Together
Look To Your Heart
Pazmuerte
** also issued on Contemporary S7612; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1954-2.

M3613   Barney Kessel's Swingin' Party At Contemporary

Marvin Jenkins (piano, flute) Barney Kessel (guitar) Gary Peacock (bass) Ron Lundberg (drums)
Contemporary Records, Los Angeles, CA, July 19, 1960
Bluesology
Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be)
Joy Spring
Now's The Time
Miss Memphis
New Rhumba
** also issued on Contemporary S7613; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1066-2.

M3614   Hampton Hawes - The Green Leaves Of Summer

Hampton Hawes (piano) Monk Montgomery (bass) Steve Ellington (drums)
Contemporary Records' studio, Los Angeles, CA, February 17, 1964
Vierd Blues
The Green Leaves Of Summer
Ill Wind
St. Thomas
Secret Love
Blue Skies
The More I See You
G.K. Blues
** also issued on Contemporary S7614; Original Jazz Classics OJC-476, OJCCD-476-2.

M3615   Phineas Newborn Jr. Trio - The Newborn Touch

Phineas Newborn Jr. (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
Contemporary Records' studio, Los Angeles, CA, April 1, 1964
A Walkin' Thing
Double Play
The Sermon (Left Hand Only)
Diane
The Blessing
Grooveyard
Blue Daniel
Hard To Find
Pazmuerte
Be Deedle Dee Do
** also issued on Contemporary S7615; Original Jazz Classics OJC-270, OJCCD-270-2.

M3616   Hampton Hawes Trio - Here And Now

Hampton Hawes (piano) Chuck Israels (bass) Donald Bailey (drums)
Contemporary Records, Los Angeles, CA, May 12, 1965
Fly Me To The Moon
What Kind Of Fool Am I
The Girl From Ipanema
Rhonda
Dear Heart
People
Chim Chim Cher-ee
The Days Of Wine And Roses
** also issued on Contemporary S7616; Original Jazz Classics OJC-178, OJCCD-178-2.

S7617   Prince Lasha & Sonny Simmons - Firebirds

Prince Lasha (alto sax, flute, alto clarinet) Sonny Simmons (alto sax, English horn) Bobby Hutcherson (vibes) Buster Williams (bass) Charles Moffett (drums)
Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, September 28 & 29, 1967
The Island Song
Psalms Of Solomon
Prelude To Bird
The Loved Ones
Firebirds
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1822-2.

S7618   Barney Kessel - Feeling Free

Bobby Hutcherson (vibes) Barney Kessel (guitar) Chuck Domanico (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 12, 1969
Moving Up
Blue Grass
This Guy's In Love With You
Blues Up, Down And All Around
The Sounds Of Silence
Two Note Samba
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC-179, OJCCD-1043-2.

S7619   Harold Land - The Fox

Dupree Bolton (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor sax) Elmo Hope (piano) Herbie Lewis (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
Radio Recorders, Studio B, Los Angeles, CA, August, 1959
The Fox
Mirror Mind Rose
One Second, Please
Sims A-Plenty
Little Chris
One Down
** reissue of HiFi Jazz J 612 entitled "The Harold Land Quintet - The Fox".

S7620   Elmo Hope Trio

Elmo Hope (piano) Jimmy Bond (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, February 8, 1959
B's A-Plenty
Barfly
Eejah
Boa
Something For Kenny
Like Someone In Love
Minor Bertha
Tranquility
** reissue of HiFi Jazz J 616.

S7621   Hampton Hawes - The Seance

Hampton Hawes (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Donald Bailey (drums)
"Mitchell's Studio Club", Los Angeles, CA, April 30 & May 1, 1966
The Seance
Oleo
Easy Street
Suddenly I Thought Of You
For Heaven's Sake
My Romance
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC-455, OJCCD-455-2.

S7622   Phineas Newborn Jr. - Please Send Me Someone To Love

Phineas Newborn Jr. (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, February 12 & 13, 1969
Please Send Me Someone To Love
Rough Ridin'
Come Sunday
Brentwood Blues
He's A Real Gone Guy
Black Coffee
Little Niles
Stay On It
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-947-2.

S7623   Huey Simmons - Rumasuma

Barbara Donald (trumpet) Sonny Simmons (alto sax) Michael Cohen (piano) Bill Pickens, Jerry Sealand (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July 31 & August 1, 1969
Rumasuma
Back To The Apple
Reincarnation
For Posterity

S7624   Shelly Manne - Outside

Gary Barone (trumpet) John Gross (tenor sax) Peter Robinson (piano) Joony Booth (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
December 11 & 12, 1969
River Running
Silent Voices
High-Flying Phillis
Steve
For Bean
Don't Know

S7625/6   Huey Simmons - Burning Spirits

Barbara Donald (trumpet #1,3,4,6) Huey Simmons (tenor, alto sax, English horn) Michael White (violin #1,3-6) Lonnie Liston Smith (piano #2,5) Richard Davis (left channel bass) Cecil McBee (right channel bass #1,3-6) Clifford Jarvis (drums)
Contemporary Records, Los Angeles, CA, November 24, 1970
1.Burning Spirits No. 1
2.New Newk
3.Healing Rays
4.Burning Spirits No. 2
5.Things And Beings
6.E = Mc2
** also issued on Contemporary CCD-7625/26-2.

S7627/8   Woody Shaw - Blackstone Legacy

Woody Shaw (trumpet) Gary Bartz (left channel alto, soprano sax) Bennie Maupin (right channel tenor sax, bass clarinet, flute) George Cables (piano, electric piano) Ron Carter (left channel bass #2-6) Clint Houston (right channel bass #1,2,4-6) Lenny White (drums)
A&R Studios, NYC, December 8 & 9, 1970
1.Blackstone Legacy
2.Think On Me
3.Lost And Found
4.New World
5.Boo-Ann's Grand
6.A Deed For Dolphy
** also issued on Contemporary CCD-7627/28-2.

S7629   Shelly Manne - Alive In London

Gary Barone (trumpet, flugelhorn) John Gross (tenor sax) Mike Wofford (electric piano) John Morell (guitar) Roland Haynes (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
"Ronnie Scott's Club", London, England, July 30 & 31, 1970
Three On A Match
Once Again
Big Oak Basin
Illusion
Don't Know
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-773-2.

S7630   Art Pepper - ...The Way It Was!

Art Pepper (alto sax) Warne Marsh (tenor sax) Ronnie Ball (piano) Ben Tucker (bass) Gary Frommer (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 26, 1956
I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
All The Things You Are
What's New
Tickle Toe
Art Pepper (alto sax) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 19, 1957
The Man I Love
Art Pepper (alto, tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmie Cobb (drums)
Contemporary Records' studio, Los Angeles, CA, February 29, 1960
The Way You Look Tonight
Art Pepper (alto sax) Dolo Coker (piano) Jimmy Bond (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
Contemporary Records, Los Angeles, CA, November 23 & 25, 1960
Autumn Leaves
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC-389, OJCCD-389-2.

S7631   Hampton Hawes - I'm All Smiles

Hampton Hawes (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Donald Bailey (drums)
"Mitchell's Studio Club", Los Angeles, CA, April 30 & May 1, 1966
I'm All Smiles
Manha De Carnaval
Spring Is Here
The Shadow Of Your Smile
Searchin'
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-796-2.

S7632   Woody Shaw - Song Of Songs

Woody Shaw (trumpet) Ramon Morris (tenor sax #1,3) Bennie Maupin (tenor sax #2) Emanuel Boyd (tenor sax, flute) George Cables (piano, electric piano) Henry Franklin (bass) Woodrow Theus II (drums, percussion)
Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, September 15 & 18, 1972
1.Song Of Songs
2.The Goat And The Archer
3.Love: For The One You Can't Have
4.The Awakening
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC-180, OJCCD-1893-2.

S7633   Art Pepper - Living Legend

Art Pepper (alto sax) Hampton Hawes (piano, electric piano) Charlie Haden (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 9, 1975
Ophelia
Here's That Rainy Day
What Laurie Likes
Mr. Yohe
Lost Life
Samba Mom Mom
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC-408, OJCCD-408-2.

S7634   Phineas Newborn Jr. - Harlem Blues

Phineas Newborn Jr. (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, February 12 & 13, 1969
Harlem Blues
Sweet And Lovely
Little Girl Blue
Ray's Idea
Stella By Starlight
Tenderly
Cookin' At The Continental
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-662-2.

S7635   The Poll Winners - Straight Ahead

Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July 12, 1975
Caravan
Someday My Prince Will Come
Blue Boy
Laura
Two Cents
One Foot Off The Curb
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC-409, OJCCD-409-2.

S7636   Art Farmer - On The Road

Art Farmer (flugelhorn) Art Pepper (alto sax #1) Hampton Hawes (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Steve Ellington (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July 26, 1976
1.Namely You
2.I Can't Get Started
Art Farmer (flugelhorn) Art Pepper (alto sax #1) Hampton Hawes (piano) Ray Brown (bass #1) Steve Ellington (drums #1)
Los Angeles, CA, July 28, 1976
1.Downwind
2.My Funny Valentine
Art Farmer (flugelhorn) Art Pepper (alto sax) Hampton Hawes (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 16, 1976
What Am I Here For
Will You Still Be Mine
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC-478, OJCCD-478-2.

S7637   Hampton Hawes At The Piano

Hampton Hawes (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 14, 1976
Killing Me Softly With His Song
Soul Sign Eight
Sunny
Morning
Blue In Green
When I Grow Too Old To Dream
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-877-2.

S7638   Art Pepper - The Trip

Art Pepper (alto sax) George Cables (piano) David Williams (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, September 15 & 16, 1976
The Trip
A Song For Richard
Sweet Love Of Mine
Junior Cat
The Summer Knows
Red Car
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC-410, OJCCD-410-2.

S7639   Art Pepper - No Limit

Art Pepper (alto sax) George Cables (piano) Tony Dumas (bass) Carl Burnett (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, May 26, 1977
Rita-San
Ballad Of The Sad Young Men
My Laurie
Mambo De La Pinta
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC-411, OJCCD-411-2.

S7640   Chico Freeman - Beyond The Rain

Chico Freeman (tenor sax, flute) Hilton Ruiz (piano) Joony Booth (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Jumma Santos (percussion)
Los Angeles, CA, June 21, 22 & 23, 1977
Two Over One
Beyond The Rain
Excerpts
My One And Only Love
Pepe's Samba
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC-479, OJCCD-479-2.

S7641   Ray Brown - Something For Lester

Cedar Walton (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, June 22, 1977
Ojos De Rojo
Slippery
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, June 23, 1977
Something In Common
Sister Sadie
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, June 24, 1977
Love Walked In
Georgia On My Mind
Little Girl Blue
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC-412, OJCCD-412-2.

7642   Art Pepper - Thursday Night At The Village Vanguard

Art Pepper (alto, tenor sax, clarinet) George Cables (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 1st set (first show), July 28, 1977
My Friend John
same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 2nd set (second show), July 28, 1977
Valse Triste
same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 3rd set (third show), July 28, 1977
Blues For Les
same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 1st set (seventh show), July 30, 1977
Goodbye
** also issued on Contemporary S-7642; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-694-2.

7643   Art Pepper - Friday Night At The Village Vanguard

Art Pepper (alto, tenor sax, clarinet) George Cables (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 1st set (first show), July 28, 1977
But Beautiful
same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 1st set (seventh show), July 30, 1977
Las Cuevas De Mario
same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 3rd set (ninth show), July 30, 1977
Caravan
Labyrinth
** also issued on Contemporary S-7643; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-695-2.

7644   Art Pepper - Saturday Night At The Village Vanguard

Art Pepper (alto, tenor sax, clarinet) George Cables (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 3rd set (third show), July 28, 1977
The Trip
same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 1st set (fourth show), July 29, 1977
You Go To My Head
Cherokee
** also issued on Contemporary S-7644; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-696-2.

C-7645   Miles Davis And The Lighthouse All-Stars - At Last!

Chet Baker (trumpet) Russ Freeman (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Max Roach (drums)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, September 13, 1953
At Last
Rolf Ericson (trumpet #1,3) Miles Davis (trumpet #1-3) Bud Shank (alto, baritone sax #1,3) Bob Cooper (tenor sax #1,3) Lorraine Geller (piano #1-3) Howard Rumsey (bass #1-3) Max Roach (drums)
1.Infinite Promenade (as Infinity Promenade)
2.'Round Midnight
3.A Night In Tunisia
4.Drum Conversation
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC-480, OJCCD-480-2.

C-7646   Ben Webster - At The Renaissance

Ben Webster (tenor sax) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Jim Hall (guitar) Red Mitchell (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
"The Renaissance Club", Hollywood, CA, October 14, 1960
Stardust
Caravan
Georgia On My Mind
Ole Miss Blues
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC-390, OJCCD-390-2.

C-7647   Terry Gibbs Dream Band

Conte Candoli, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Joe Cadena, Bob Enevoldsen, Vern Friley (trombone) Charlie Kennedy, Joe Maini (alto sax) Med Flory (tenor sax) Bill Holman (tenor sax, arranger) Jack Schwartz (baritone sax) Terry Gibbs (vibes) Pete Jolly (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Manny Albam, Bob Brookmeyer, Al Cohn, Sy Johnson, Marty Paich (arranger)
"Seville", Hollywood, CA, March 17, 18 & 19, 1959
Begin The Beguine
Don't Be That Way
Cotton Tail
Stardust
Opus One
After You've Gone
You Go To My Head
Let's Dance
Kissin' Bug
Jumpin' At The Woodside
** also issued on Contemporary CCD-7647-2.

C-7648   Phineas Newborn Jr. - Back Home

Phineas Newborn Jr. (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, September 17 & 18, 1976
Sugar Ray
Ill Wind (You're Blowin' Me No Good)
Watch What Happens
No Moon At All
Back Home
On Green Dolphin Street
Pamela
Love For Sale
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-971-2.

C-7649   Chet Baker And The Lighthouse All-Stars - Witch Doctor

Chet Baker (trumpet) Russ Freeman (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Max Roach (drums)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, September 13, 1953
Winter Wonderland
Chet Baker, Rolf Ericson (trumpet) Bud Shank (alto, baritone sax) Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax #1,2) Bob Cooper (tenor sax #3,4) Russ Freeman (piano #1,2) Claude Williamson (piano #3,4) Howard Rumsey (bass) Max Roach (drums #1,2) Shelly Manne (drums #3,4)
1.Loaded
2.I'll Remember April
3.Pirouette
4.Witch Doctor
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC-609, OJCCD-609-2.

C-7650   Art Pepper - More For Les - At The Village Vanguard, Volume Four

Art Pepper (alto, tenor sax, clarinet) George Cables (piano) George Mraz (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 3rd set (third show), July 28, 1977
Over The Rainbow
same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 1st set (fourth show), July 29, 1977
No Limit
same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 2nd set (fifth show), July 29, 1977
These Foolish Things
same personnel
"Village Vanguard", NYC, 2nd set (eighth show), July 30, 1977
More For Les
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-697-2.

C-7651   Sonny Rollins - Contemporary Alternate Takes

Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) Ray Brown (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 7, 1957
I'm An Old Cowhand (alternate take)
Way Out West (alternate take)
Come, Gone (alternate take)
Sonny Rollins (tenor sax) Victor Feldman (vibes #3) Hampton Hawes (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, October 20, 21 & 22, 1958
1.I've Found A New Baby (alternate take)
2.The Song Is You (alternate take)
3.You (alternate take)

C-7652   Terry Gibbs Dream Band, Volume Two - The Sundown Sessions

John Audino, Conte Candoli, Frank Higgins, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Bobby Burgess, Vern Friley, Bill Smiley (trombone) Charlie Kennedy, Joe Maini (alto sax) Med Flory, Bill Perkins (tenor sax) Jack Schwartz (baritone sax) Terry Gibbs (vibes) Lou Levy (piano) Buddy Clark (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Manny Albam, Al Cohn, Bill Holman, Lennie Niehaus, Marty Paich (arranger)
"The Sundown Club", Hollywood, CA, November, 1959
The Song Is You
Moonglow
The Fat Man
It Could Happen To You
Back Bay Shuffle
Dancing In The Dark
Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise
No Heat
My Reverie
The Claw
** also issued on Contemporary CCD-7652-2.

C-7653   Hampton Hawes - The Sermon

Hampton Hawes (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Stan Levy (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 24 & 25, 1958
Down By The Riverside
Just A Closer Walk With Thee
Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen
When The Roll Is Called Up Yonder
Go Down Moses
Joshua Fit The Battle Of Jericho
Blues (incomplete)
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1067-2.

C-7654   Terry Gibbs Dream Band, Volume 3 - Flying Home

Conte Candoli, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Joe Cadena, Bob Enevoldsen, Vern Friley (trombone) Charlie Kennedy, Joe Maini (alto sax) Med Flory (tenor sax) Bill Holman (tenor sax, arranger) Jack Schwartz (baritone sax) Terry Gibbs (vibes) Pete Jolly (piano) Max Bennett (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Manny Albam, Bob Brookmeyer, Al Cohn, Sy Johnson, Marty Paich (arranger)
"Seville", Hollywood, CA, March 17, 18 & 19, 1959
Midnight Sun
Evil Eyes
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
Flying Home
John Audino, Conte Candoli, Frank Higgins, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Bobby Burgess, Vern Friley, Bill Smiley (trombone) Charlie Kennedy, Joe Maini (alto sax) Med Flory, Bill Perkins (tenor sax) Jack Schwartz (baritone sax) Terry Gibbs (vibes) Lou Levy (piano) Buddy Clark (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Manny Albam, Al Cohn, Bill Holman, Lennie Niehaus, Marty Paich (arranger)
"The Sundown Club", Hollywood, CA, November, 1959
Airegin
Just Plain Meyer
Avalon
Bright Eyes
Wonderful You
It Might As Well Be Swing
** also issued on Contemporary CCD-7654-2.

C-7655   The Curtis Counce Group - Sonority

Jack Sheldon (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor sax) Carl Perkins (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 15, 1956
Woody'n You
Landslide (alternate take)
Sonor (alternate take)
same personnel
Contemporary Records' studio, Los Angeles, CA, August 29, 1957
How Long Has This Been Going On
Gerald Wilson (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor sax) Carl Perkins (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
Contemporary Records' studio, Los Angeles, CA, January 6, 1958
A Night In Tunisia
Gerald Wilson (trumpet) Harold Land (tenor sax) Elmo Hope (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
So Nice
Origin
Bella Rosa
** also issued on Contemporary CCD-7655-2.

C-7656   Terry Gibbs Dream Band, Volume Four - Main Stem

Conte Candoli, Frank Higgins, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Bob Edmondson, Vern Friley, Frank Rosolino (trombone) Charlie Kennedy, Joe Maini (alto sax) Richie Kamuca, Bill Perkins (tenor sax) Jack Nimitz (baritone sax) Terry Gibbs (vibes) Pat Moran (piano) Buddy Clark (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Manny Albam, Al Cohn, Bill Holman, Shorty Rogers (arranger)
"Summit Club", Hollywood, CA, January 20, 21 & 22, 1961
23453Day In, Day Out
23454Too Close For Comfort
23455Summit Blues
23456Nose Cone
23457T And S
23458Main Stem
23473Limerick Waltz
23474Ja-Da
23475You Don't Know What Love Is
23476Sweet Georgia Brown
** reissue of Verve MGV 2151 entitled "The Exciting Terry Gibbs Big Band".

CCD-7657-2   Terry Gibbs Dream Band, Volume 5 - The Big Cat

Conte Candoli, Frank Higgins, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Bob Edmondson, Vern Friley, Frank Rosolino (trombone) Charlie Kennedy, Joe Maini (alto sax) Richie Kamuca, Bill Perkins (tenor sax) Jack Nimitz (baritone sax) Terry Gibbs (vibes) Pat Moran (piano) Buddy Clark (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Manny Albam, Al Cohn, Bill Holman, Shorty Rogers (arranger): same session
"Summit Club", Hollywood, CA, January 20, 21 & 22, 1961
24866Sleep
24867Big Bad Bob
24868Do You Wanna Jump, Children
24869Tico Tico
24870Nature Boy
24871Pretty Blue Eyes
24872Jump The Blues Away
24873The Big Cat
24874Soft Eyes
24875Billie's Bounce
24876I'll Take Romance
** reissue of Mercury MG 20704 entitled "Explosion!".

CCD-7658-2   Terry Gibbs Dream Band, Vol. 6 - One More Time

John Audino, Conte Candoli, Lee Katzman, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Bobby Burgess, Joe Cadena, Bob Enevoldsen, Vern Friley, Bill Smiley (trombone) Charlie Kennedy, Joe Maini (alto sax) Med Flory, Bill Holman, Bill Perkins (tenor sax) Jack Schwartz (baritone sax) Terry Gibbs (vibes) Benny Aronov, Pete Jolly, Lou Levy (piano) Max Bennett, Buddy Clark (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Irene Kral (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, March & November, 1959
The Fuzz
The Subtle Sermon
Opus One
Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
Slittin' Sam (The Shaychet Man)
Prelude To A Kiss
Flying Home
I Remember You
The Fat Man
Just Plain Meyer
Sometimes I'm Happy
Moonlight In Vermont
Lover Come Back To Me
Jumpin' At The Woodside

Contemporary Popular 5000 series (12 inch LP)

C5001   Dig Mel Henke

Mel Henke (piano) Bill Newman (guitar) Bob Reed (bass) Lou Singer (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 15 & 19, 1954
Frankie And Johnny
Dream A Little Dream Of Me
I Can't Give You Anything But Love
Sentimental Journey
Where Or When
When It's Sleepy Time Down South
The Man I Love
Ain't Misbehavin'
Kammenoi Ostrow
Four Deuces
Nola
Liza

C5002   Claire Austin Sings "When Your Lover Has Gone"

Bob Scobey (trumpet) Stan Wrightsman (clarinet) Barney Kessel (guitar) Morty Corb (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Claire Austin (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, April 13, 1955
When Your Lover Has Gone
Can't We Talk It Over
My Melancholy Baby
I'll Never Be The Same
The House Is Haunted
I'm Thru With Love
Come Rain Or Come Shine
What Is This Thing Called Love
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, February 16, 1956
Lover Come Back To Me
Someone To Watch Over Me
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC-1711, OJCCD-1711-2.

C5003   Mel Henke, Volume 2 - Now Spin This!

Mel Henke (piano) Bill Newman (guitar) Bob Reed (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 4, 1955
Little Rock Getaway
In A Little Spanish Town
Turkey In The Straw
Pennies From Heaven
Mel Henke (piano) Bill Newman (guitar) Bob Reed (bass) Shelly Manne (drums #1-5) Sam Weiss (drums #6-9)
Los Angeles, CA, October 10, 1955
1.Mean To Me
2.Shock Treatment
3.I Surrender, Dear
4.Cocky Coo-Coo-Clock
5.In A Mist
6.Stardust
7.Toccata In A
8.Tea For Two
9.Frenzied Flight

M5004   Pepe Romero - !Flamenco Fenomeno!

Pepe Romero (guitar)
Contemporary Records' studio, Los Angeles, CA, January, 1960
Noche En Malaga
Seguiriyas
Medias Granadinas
Fandangos De Huelva
Alegrias Por Rosas
Bulerias
Soleares
Alegrias Por Fiesta
Farrucas
Zapateado Del Perchel
** also issued on Contemporary S9004, CCD-14070-2.

M5005   Victor Feldman - Latinsville!

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Walter Benton (tenor sax) Victor Feldman (vibes) Vince Guaraldi (piano) Scott LaFaro (bass) Stan Levey (drums) Mongo Santamaria (congas) Armando Peraza (bongos) Willie Bobo (timbales)
Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, March 2, 1959
Poinciana
Spain
Cuban Love Song
Woody'n You
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Walter Benton (tenor sax) Victor Feldman (vibes) Vince Guaraldi (piano) Scott LaFaro (bass) Mongo Santamaria (congas) Armando Peraza (bongos) Willie Bobo (timbales)
Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, March 3, 1959
The Gypsy
In A Little Spanish Town
Conte Candoli (trumpet) Walter Benton (tenor sax) Victor Feldman (vibes) Vince Guaraldi (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Mongo Santamaria (congas) Armando Peraza (bongos) Willie Bobo (timbales)
Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, March 20, 1959
South Of The Border
Flying Down To Rio
Lady Of Spain
Victor Feldman (vibes) Andy Thomas (piano) Tony Reyes (bass) Ramon Rivera (congas) Frank Guerrero (timbales)
Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, May 4, 1959
She's A Latin From Manhattan
Cuban Pete
Fiesta
** also issued on Contemporary S9005, CCD-9005-2.

M5006   Shelly Manne, Jack Marshall - Sounds Unheard Of!

Jack Marshall (guitar) Shelly Manne (percussion)
Los Angeles, CA, early 1962
Poinciana
My Funny Valentine
The Continental
By Myself
Stormy Weather
Begin The Beguine
Night And Day
Makin' Whoopee
The Piccolino
I'll Remember April
The Boy Next Door
Temptation
** also issued on Contemporary S6006.

Contemporary Composers 6000/8000 series (12 inch LP)

C6001   William O. Smith - String Quartet / Capriccio For Violin & Piano / Suite For Violin & Clarinet

The Amati String Quartet: Jeanette Violin (1st violin) Mary Laporte (2nd violin) Maxine Johnson (viola) Marie Manahan (cello) William O. Smith (composer)
Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, March 13, 1957
String Quartet: 1. Allegro
String Quartet: 2. Vivace
String Quartet: 3. Adagio
String Quartet: 4. Allegro
William O. Smith (clarinet) Nathan Rubin (violin) William O. Smith (composer)
Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, June 7, 1957
Suite For Violin & Clarinet: 1. Overture
Suite For Violin & Clarinet: 2. Song
Suite For Violin & Clarinet: 3. Dance
Suite For Violin & Clarinet: 4. Burlesque
Suite For Violin & Clarinet: 5. Finale
Nathan Rubin (violin) Andre Previn (piano) William O. Smith (composer)
Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, June 12, 1957
Capriccio For Violin & Piano: 1. Allegro Moderato
Capriccio For Violin & Piano: 2. Andante
Capriccio For Violin & Piano: 3. Allegro
** also issued on Stereo S7015.

C6002   Ernst Toch - Quartet In D Flat Major, Op. 18 / Serenade (Spitzweg) In G, Op. 25 -- The Westwood String Quartet, The Westwood String Trio

The Westwood String Quartet: Louis Kaufman (1st violin) Joseph Stepanski (2nd violin) Louis Kievman (viola) George Niekrug (cello) Ernst Toch (composer)
Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, released 1958
Quartet In D Flat Major, Op. 18: 1. Quasi Prologus. Langsam
Quartet In D Flat Major, Op. 18: 2. Lebhaft
Quartet In D Flat Major, Op. 18: 3. Andante
Quartet In D Flat Major, Op. 18: 4. Allegro Giocoso
Quartet In D Flat Major, Op. 18: 5. Allegro Impetuoso Ed Appassionato
The Westwood String Trio: Louis Kaufman (1st violin) Joseph Stepanski (2nd violin) Louis Kievman (viola) Ernst Toch (composer)
Serenade (Spitzweg) In G, Op. 25
** also issued on Stereo S7016.

C6003   Andrew Imbrie - Second String Quartet -- The California String Quartet & Third String Quartet -- The Walden String Quartet

no details
** also issued on Stereo S7022.

C6004   Vernon Duke - String Quartet (C) / Surrealist Suite And Three Caprices For Piano & Variations On An Old Russian Chant For Oboe And Strings

no details
** also issued on Stereo S7024.

C6005   no information

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M6007   Vernon Duke - Sonata In D For Violin And Piano / Etude For Violin And Bassoon / Souvenir De Venise / Parisian Suite

Israel Baker (violin) Vernon Duke (piano) Vernon Duke (composer)
released 1961
Sonata In D For Violin And Piano: 1. Poco maestoso
Sonata In D For Violin And Piano: 2. Allegretto non troppo
Sonata In D For Violin And Piano: 3. Brilliante E tumultuoso
Don Christlieb (bassoon) Israel Baker (violin) Vernon Duke (composer)
Etude For Violin And Bassoon
Natalie Ryshna (piano) Vernon Duke (composer)
Souvenir De Venise (Piano Sonata No. 2): One movement: Grave. Allegro non troppo. Grave.
same session
Parisian Suite: A Morning Stroll
Parisian Suite: An American Girl
Parisian Suite: Flowers In The Place Madeleine
Parisian Suite: A Spinster On A Bicycle
Parisian Suite: Fisherman On The Seine
Parisian Suite: My Grocer's Dog
Parisian Suite: Sunday Outing
Parisian Suite: Cafe Flore Intellectual
Parisian Suite: An Old Boulevardier
Parisian Suite: Lovers, Lovers Everywhere
** also issued on Contemporary S8007.

S8008   no information

S8009   no information

S8010   no information

S8011   no information

S8012   no information

S8013   no information