Contemporary Records Catalog: Extended Play series

Contemporary Extended Play 4000 series (7 inch EP)

EP C4001   Shelly Manne & His Men Vol. 1   1953

Bob Enevoldsen, valve trombone; Art Pepper as Art Salt, alto sax; Bob Cooper, tenor sax; Jimmy Giuffre, baritone sax; Marty Paich, piano; Curtis Counce, bass; Shelly Manne, drums.

Radio Recorders' Annex, Los Angeles, CA, April 6, 1953

LK341La Mucura
LK340You And The Night And The Music
LK342Gazelle
LK339Mallets

EP C4002   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars Volume 1   1953

Shorty Rogers, trumpet; Milt Bernhart, trombone; Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre, tenor sax; Frank Patchen, piano; Howard Rumsey, bass; Shelly Manne, drums; Carlos Vidal, conga drums #4.

Radio Recorders' Annex, Los Angeles, CA, July 22, 1952

1. LH503Swing Shift
2. LH501Out Of Somewhere
3. LH502Big Girl
4. LH504Viva Zapata! No. 1

EP C4003   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars Volume 2   1953

Maynard Ferguson, Shorty Rogers, trumpet; Milt Bernhart, trombone; Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre, tenor sax; Frank Patchen, piano #1; Hampton Hawes, piano #2; Howard Rumsey, bass; Shelly Manne, drums.

The Lighthouse, Hermosa Beach, CA, February 21, 1953

1.Four Others
2.Morgan Davis

EP C4004   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars Volume 3   1953

Maynard Ferguson, Shorty Rogers, trumpet; Milt Bernhart, trombone; Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre, tenor sax; Hampton Hawes, piano #1; Frank Patchen, piano #2; Howard Rumsey, bass; Shelly Manne, drums.

The Lighthouse, Hermosa Beach, CA, February 21, 1953

1.All The Things You Are
2.Bernie's Tune

EP C4005   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars Volume 4   1953

Maynard Ferguson, Shorty Rogers, trumpet; Milt Bernhart, trombone; Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre, tenor sax; Frank Patchen, piano #1; Hampton Hawes, piano #2; Howard Rumsey, bass; Shelly Manne, drums.

The Lighthouse, Hermosa Beach, CA, February 21, 1953

1.Creme De Menthe
2.La Soncailli

EP C4006   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars Volume 5   1953

Shorty Rogers as name withheld by request, trumpet; Milt Bernhart, trombone; Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre, tenor sax; Russ Freeman, piano; Howard Rumsey, string bass, leader; Shelly Manne, drums.

The Lighthouse, Hermosa Beach, CA, May 15, 1953

Comin' Thru The Rye Bread
Sunset Eyes

EP C4007   Shelly Manne & His Men Volume 2   1953

Bob Enevoldsen, valve trombone; Bud Shank, alto sax; Bob Cooper, tenor sax; Jimmy Giuffre, baritone sax; Marty Paich, piano; Joe Mondragon, bass; Shelly Manne, drums.

Radio Recorders' Annex, Los Angeles, CA, July 20, 1953

LK359Afrodesia
LK360Sweets
LK357You're My Thrill
LK358Fugue

EP C4008   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars Volume 6   1953

Rolf Ericson, trumpet; Milt Bernhart, trombone #4; Herb Geller, alto sax; Bud Shank, alto, baritone sax; Bob Cooper, tenor sax; Claude Williamson, piano; Howard Rumsey, bass; Max Roach, drums; Jack Costanzo, bongos #1,4.

Capitol Melrose Studios, Studio A, Los Angeles, CA, October 20, 1953

1. LK369Mambo Los Feliz
2.Jazz Invention
3.Love Letters
4. LK370Witch Doctor No. 1

EP C4009   Barney Kessel Volume 2A   1955

Bob Cooper, oboe, tenor sax; Claude Williamson, piano; Barney Kessel, guitar; Monty Budwig, bass; Shelly Manne, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, June 4, 1954

Speak Low
Love Is Here To Stay
On A Slow Boat To China
How Long Has This Been Going On?

EP C4010   Barney Kessel Volume 2B   1955

Bob Cooper, oboe, tenor sax; Claude Williamson, piano; Barney Kessel, guitar; Monty Budwig, bass; Shelly Manne, drums.: same personnel.

Los Angeles, CA, July 1, 1954

Barney's Blues
Prelude To A Kiss
A Foggy Day
64 Bars On Wilshire

EP C4011   Dizzy In Paris   1955

Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet, vocal; Nat Peck, trombone; Wade Legge, piano; Lou Hackney, bass; Al Jones, drums; Joe Carroll, vocal.

Paris, France, February 22, 1953

53V4460My Man (as Mon Homme)
53V4462Watch Out (as Fais Gaffe)
53V4463Moon Nocturne
53V4464This Is The Way

EP C4012   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars (Vol. 5A) - In The Solo Spotlight   1955

Stu Williamson, trumpet; Bob Enevoldsen, valve trombone; Bud Shank, alto 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 (The Whippet)

EP C4013   Lennie Niehaus Vol. 1A - The Quintet   1955

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   1955

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   1955

Conte Candoli, trumpet; Frank Rosolino, trombone; Bud Shank, flute, alto sax; Bob Cooper, tenor sax; Claude Williamson, piano; Howard Rumsey, bass; Stan Levey, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, December 3, 1954

LK506Who's Sleepy
LK507Mad At The World
Sad Sack

EP C4016   Lennie Niehaus Volume 2A - The Octet   1955

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 Volume 2B - The Octet   1955

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 Trio Vol. 1A - The Trio   1955

Hampton Hawes, piano; Red Mitchell, bass; Chuck Thompson, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, June 28, 1955

I Got Rhythm
What Is This Thing Called Love
Feelin' Fine

EP C4019   Hampton Hawes Trio Vol. 1B - The Trio   1955

Hampton Hawes, piano; Red Mitchell, bass; Chuck Thompson, drums.: same session.

Los Angeles, CA, June 28, 1955

Blues The Most
Hamp's Blues
Carioca

Contemporary Double Extended Play series (7 inch EP)

CEP 2-08   Barney Kessel   1954

Bud Shank, flute, alto sax; Arnold Ross, piano; Barney Kessel, guitar; Harry Babasin, bass; Shelly Manne, drums.

Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, November 14, 1953

Tenderly
Bernardo
Vicky's Dream
Just Squeeze Me

same personnel.

Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, December 19, 1953

Lullaby Of Birdland
What Is There To Say?
Salute To Charlie Christian
I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart

CEP 2-09   Shelly Manne

no details.

CEP 2-010   Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All-Stars Volume 4   1954

Bud Shank, flute, alto flute; Bob Cooper, oboe, English horn; Claude Williamson, piano; Howard Rumsey, bass; Max Roach, drums.

The Lighthouse, Hermosa Beach, CA, February 25 and 26, 1954

Aquarium
Warm Winds
Night In Tunisia
Albatross
Still Life
Bag's Groove
Hermosa Summer
Happy Town

CEP 2-011   Shelly Manne Vol. 2   1954

Ollie Mitchell, first trumpet; Shorty Rogers, second trumpet; Bob Enevoldsen, valve trombone; Paul Sarmento, tuba; Russ Freeman, piano; Joe Mondragon, bass; Shelly Manne, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, December 18, 1953

Dimension In Thirds
Shapes, Motion, Colors
Alternation

Don Fagerquist, first trumpet; Shorty Rogers, second trumpet, flugelhorn; Bob Enevoldsen, valve trombone; Paul Sarmento, tuba; Marty Paich, piano; Joe Mondragon, bass; Shelly Manne, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, March 17, 1954

Divertimento For Brass & Rhythm
Lullaby
Etude De Concert