Contemporary Records Catalog: 78/45 rpm 300, 45300, EP series

Contemporary 300 series (10 inch 78 rpm/7 inch 45 rpm)

C351   Howard Rumsey - Out Of Somewhere / Viva Zapata!

Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax) Frank Patchen (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Carlos Vidal (congas)
Los Angeles, CA, July 22, 1952
LH501Out Of Somewhere
LH504Viva Zapata! No. 1

C352   Howard Rumsey - Big Girl / Swing Shift

Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax) Frank Patchen (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Carlos Vidal (congas): same session
Los Angeles, CA, July 22, 1952
LH502Big Girl
LH503Swing Shift

C353   Shelly Manne - You And The Night And The Music / Gazelle

Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone) Art Pepper (alto sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone sax) Marty Paich (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Shorty Rogers, Bill Russo (arranger)
Los Angeles, CA, April 6, 1953
LK340You And The Night And The Music
LK342Gazelle

C354   Shelly Manne - Mallets / La Mucura

Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone) Art Pepper (alto sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone sax) Marty Paich (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Shorty Rogers, Bill Russo (arranger): same session
Los Angeles, CA, April 6, 1953
LK339Mallets
LK341La Mucura

C355   Howard Rumsey - Luau / The Duke You Say!

Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax) Marty Paich (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, May 15, 1953
C350Luau
C353The Duke You Say!
** also issued on Contemporary C45-355.

C356   Shelly Manne - You're My Thrill / Afrodesia

Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone) Bud Shank (alto sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone sax) Marty Paich (piano, arranger) Joe Mondragon (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Shorty Rogers, Bill Russo (arranger)
Los Angeles, CA, July 20, 1953
C357You're My Thrill
C359Afrodesia
** also issued on Contemporary C45-356.

C357   Shelly Manne - Fugue / Sweets

Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone) Bud Shank (alto sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone sax) Marty Paich (piano, arranger) Joe Mondragon (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Shorty Rogers, Bill Russo (arranger): same session
Los Angeles, CA, July 20, 1953
C358Fugue
C360Sweets
** also issued on Contemporary C45-357.

C358   Dizzy Gillespie - My Man / Ooo-Bla-Dee

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Nat Peck (trombone) Wade Legge (piano) Lou Hackney (bass) Al Jones (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals)
Paris, France, February 22, 1953
53V4460My Man (as Mon Homme)
53V4466 | V7835Ooo-Bla-Dee
** also issued on Contemporary C45-358.

C359   Howard Rumsey - Mambo Los Feliz / Witch Doctor

Rolf Ericson (trumpet) Milt Bernhart (trombone #2) Herb Geller (alto sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Bud Shank (baritone sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Max Roach (drums) Jack Costanza (bongos)
Los Angeles, CA, October 20, 1953
1. C369Mambo Los Feliz
2.Witch Doctor No. 1
** also issued on Contemporary C45-359.

C360   Howard Rumsey - Who's Sleepy / Mad At The World

Conte Candoli (trumpet #1) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Bud Shank (alto, baritone sax, flute) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 3, 1954
1. C506Who's Sleepy
2. C507Mad At The World
** also issued on Contemporary C45-360.

C361   Shelly Manne - On The Street Where You Live / Get Me To The Church On Time

Andre Previn (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums, tambourine)
Los Angeles, CA, August 17, 1956
Get Me To The Church On Time
On The Street Where You Live
** also issued on Contemporary C45-361.

C362   Buddy Collette - Makin' Whoopee / Ruby

Gerald Wilson (trumpet) David Wells (bass trumpet) William E. Green (alto sax) Buddy Collette (tenor, alto sax, flute) Jewell Grant (baritone sax) Ernie Freeman (piano) Red Callender (bass) Max Albright (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 13, 1956
Ruby
Buddy Collette (tenor, alto sax, flute) Gerry Wiggins (piano) Gene Wright (bass) Bill Richmond (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 24, 1956
Makin' Whoopee
** also issued on Contemporary C45-362.

C363   Shelly Manne - Jubilation T. Cornpone / Past My Prime

Andre Previn (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 6 & 7, 1957
C706Jubilation T. Cornpone
C707Past My Prime
** also issued on Contemporary C45-363.

C364   Barney Kessel - My Reverie / Fascinatin' Rhythm

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** also issued on Contemporary C45-364.

C365   The Poll Winners - Be Deedle Dee Doo / Nel Blu, Dipinto Di Blu

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** also issued on Contemporary C45-365.

C366   Helen Humes, Benny Carter - Bill Bailey, Won't You Please Come Home / When The Saints Go Marching In

Benny Carter (trumpet, leader) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Andre Previn (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Helen Humes (vocals)
January 5, 1959
Bill Bailey
When The Saints Go Marching In
** also issued on Contemporary C45-366.

C367   Shelly Manne - Peter Gunn / Slow & Easy

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** also issued on Contemporary C45-367.

C368   Helen Humes, Benny Carter - Tain't Nobody's Biz-ness If I Do / Trouble In Mind

Benny Carter (trumpet, leader) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Andre Previn (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Helen Humes (vocals)
January 27, 1959
'Tain't Nobody's Biz-ness If I Do
Benny Carter (trumpet, leader) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Andre Previn (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Helen Humes (vocals)
February 10, 1959
Trouble In Mind
** also issued on Contemporary C45-368.

Contemporary 45-300 series (7 inch 45 rpm)

45-371   Barney Kessel - When Johnny Comes Marching Home / Spanish Scenery

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45-373   Ruth Price, Shelly Manne - Shadrach / They Say It's Spring

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45-374   Barney Kessel - Autumn Leaves / Night Cry

Barney Kessel (guitar) Monty Budwig (bass)
Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, April 3, 1959
Autumn Leaves
Night Cry

45-380   Shelly Manne, Jack Marshall - Poinciana / Stormy Weather

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45-384   Helyne Stewart - This Can't Be Love / I Hadn't Anyone Till You

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45-385   Art Pepper - Smack Up / Las Cuevas De Mario

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45-387   Shelly Manne - Tzena, Tzena / Hava Nagila

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Contemporary Extended Play 4000 series (7 inch EP)

EP C4001   Shelly Manne & His Men

Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone) Art Pepper (alto sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone sax) Marty Paich (piano) Curtis Counce (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Shorty Rogers, Bill Russo (arranger)
Los Angeles, CA, April 6, 1953
LK339Mallets
LK340You And The Night And The Music
LK341La Mucura
LK342Gazelle

EP C4002   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars, Vol. 1

Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax) Frank Patchen (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Carlos Vidal (congas)
Los Angeles, CA, July 22, 1952
LH501Out Of Somewhere
LH502Big Girl
LH503Swing Shift
LH504Viva Zapata! No. 1

EP C4003   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars, Vol. 2

Maynard Ferguson, Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax) Frank Patchen (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Carlos Vidal (congas)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, February 21, 1953
Four Others
Shorty Rogers (trumpet, arranger, conductor) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax) Hampton Hawes (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Morgan Davis
La Soncailli

EP C4004   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars, Vol. 3

Maynard Ferguson, Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax) Frank Patchen (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Carlos Vidal (congas)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, February 21, 1953
Viva Zapata! No. 2 (as Viva Zapata!)
Shorty Rogers (trumpet, arranger, conductor) Hampton Hawes (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
All The Things You Are

EP C4005   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars, Vol. 4

Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Maynard Ferguson (trumpet #1) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax #2) Frank Patchen (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Carlos Vidal (congas)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, February 21, 1953
1.Creme De Menthe
2.Solitaire

EP C4006   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars, Vol. 5

Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Milt Bernhart (trombone) Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax) Marty Paich (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, May 15, 1953
Comin' Thru The Rye Bread
Sunset Eyes

EP C4007   Shelly Manne & His Men, Vol. 2

Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone) Bud Shank (alto sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Jimmy Giuffre (baritone sax) Marty Paich (piano, arranger) Joe Mondragon (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Shorty Rogers, Bill Russo (arranger)
Los Angeles, CA, July 20, 1953
C357You're My Thrill
C358Fugue
C359Afrodesia
C360Sweets

EP C4008   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars, Vol. 6

Rolf Ericson (trumpet) Milt Bernhart (trombone #4) Herb Geller (alto sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Bud Shank (baritone sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Max Roach (drums) Jack Costanza (bongos #1,4)
Los Angeles, CA, October 20, 1953
1. C369Mambo Los Feliz
2.Jazz Invention
3. C371Love Letters
4.Witch Doctor No. 1

EP C4009   Barney Kessel, Vol. 2A

Bob Cooper (tenor sax, oboe) Claude Williamson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Monty Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, June 4, 1954
Speak Low
On A Slow Boat To China
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, July 1, 1954
Love Is Here To Stay
How Long Has This Been Going On

EP C4010   Barney Kessel, Vol. 2B

Bob Cooper (tenor sax, oboe) Claude Williamson (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Monty Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, June 4, 1954
Prelude To A Kiss
A Foggy Day
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, July 1, 1954
Barney's Blues
64 Bars On Wilshire

EP C4011   Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy In Paris

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EP C4012   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars, Vol. 5A

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EP C4013   Lennie Niehaus, Vol. 1A - The Quintet

Lennie Niehaus (alto sax) Jack Montrose (tenor sax) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Monty Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July 2, 1954
Bottoms Up
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, July 9, 1954
I Remember You
You Stepped Out Of A Dream
Day By Day

EP C4014   Lennie Niehaus, Vol. 1B - The Quintet

Lennie Niehaus (alto sax) Jack Montrose (tenor sax) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Monty Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, July 2, 1954
Prime Rib
Inside Out
I'll Take Romance
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, July 9, 1954
Whose Blues

EP C4015   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars, Vol. 6A

Conte Candoli (trumpet #1,3) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Bud Shank (alto, baritone sax, flute) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 3, 1954
1. C506Who's Sleepy
2. C507Mad At The World
3.Sad Sack

EP C4016   Lennie Niehaus, Vol. 2A - The Octet

Stu Williamson (trumpet) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone) Lennie Niehaus (alto sax) Jack Montrose (tenor sax) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Lou Levy (piano) Monty Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 23, 1954
How About You
Figure 8
Patti-Cake
The Way You Look Tonight

EP C4017   Lennie Niehaus, Vol. 2B - The Octet

Stu Williamson (trumpet) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone) Lennie Niehaus (alto sax) Jack Montrose (tenor sax) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Lou Levy (piano) Monty Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums): same session
Los Angeles, CA, August 23, 1954
Have You Met Miss Jones
Night Life
The Night We Called It A Day
Seaside

EP C4018   Hampton Hawes, Vol. 1A - The Trio

Hampton Hawes (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Chuck Thompson (drums)
Los Angeles Police Academy, Chavez Ravine, Los Angeles, CA, June 28, 1955
I Got Rhythm
What Is This Thing Called Love
Feelin' Fine

EP C4019   Hampton Hawes, Vol. 1B - The Trio

Hampton Hawes (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Chuck Thompson (drums): same session
Los Angeles Police Academy, Chavez Ravine, Los Angeles, CA, June 28, 1955
Blues The Most
Hamp's Blues
The Carioca

EP C4020   no information

EP C4021   no information

EP C4022   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars

Stu Williamson (trumpet, valve trombone) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone, tenor sax) Bud Shank (alto, baritone sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 17, 1954
Coop
Bud (as The Whippet)

EP C4023   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars

Stu Williamson (trumpet, valve trombone) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone, tenor sax) Bud Shank (alto, baritone sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Stan Levey (drums): same session
Los Angeles, CA, August 17, 1954
Stan
Howard (as Concerto For Doghouse)

EP C4024   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars

Stu Williamson (trumpet, valve trombone) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone, tenor sax) Bud Shank (alto, baritone sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Claude Williamson (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Stan Levey (drums): same session
Los Angeles, CA, August 17, 1954
S & B
Claude

EP C4035   Shelly Manne & His Friends

Andre Previn (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums, tambourine)
Los Angeles, CA, August 17, 1956
Get Me To The Church On Time
I've Grown Accustomed To Her Face
Ascot Gavotte

EP C4036   Shelly Manne & His Friends

Andre Previn (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums, tambourine): same session
Los Angeles, CA, August 17, 1956
Show Me
With A Little Bit Of Luck
I Could Have Danced All Night

EP C4048   Art Pepper Meets The Rhythm Section, Vol. 2

Art Pepper (alto sax) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 19, 1957
You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To
Red Pepper Blues
Straight Life

EP C4053   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars

Buddy Collette (flute) Bob Cooper (oboe, English horn) Sonny Clark (piano) Howard Rumsey (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, September 25, 1956
Blue Sands
Swing House
A Bit Of Basie
Waikikian

CEP 4112   The Poll Winners

Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, November 2, 1959
The Little Rhumba
Mack The Knife
Minor Mystery

Contemporary Double Extended Play series (7 inch EP)

CEP 2-08   Barney Kessel

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CEP 2-09   Shelly Manne, Vol. 2

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CEP 2-010   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars, Vol. 4

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CEP 2-011   Shelly Manne & His Men, Vol. 2

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