Contemporary Records Discography: 1959-1960

1959

Helen Humes

Benny Carter (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Andre Previn (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Helen Humes (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, January 5, 1959
Ain't Misbehavin'Contemporary M 3571
Bill BaileyContemporary C 366, M 3571
BillContemporary M 3571
When The Saints Go Marching InContemporary C 366, M 3571
* Contemporary M 3571, S 7571; Original Jazz Classics OJC-453, OJCCD-453-2   Helen Humes - 'Tain't Nobody's Biz-Ness If I Do
* Contemporary C 366   Helen Humes - Bill Bailey / When The Saints Go Marching In

Ornette Coleman Quartet

Don Cherry (cornet) Ornette Coleman (alto sax) Red Mitchell (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 16, 1959
LorraineContemporary M 3569
* Contemporary M 3569, S 7569; Original Jazz Classics OJC-342, OJCCD-342-2   Ornette Coleman - Tomorrow Is The Question!

Shelly Manne And His Men

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Herb Geller (alto sax) Victor Feldman (vibes) Russ Freeman (piano) Monty Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 19 & 20, 1959
C721Peter GunnContemporary C 3560
The Floater-
Sorta Blue-
The Brothers-
Soft Sounds-
Fallout-
C722Slow And Easy-
Brief And Breezy-
Dreamsville-
A Profound Gass-
* Contemporary C 3560, S 7560; Stereo S 7025; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-946-2   Shelly Manne And His Men Play "Peter Gunn"

Helen Humes

Benny Carter (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Andre Previn (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Helen Humes (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, January 27, 1959
Among My SouvenirsContemporary M 3571
A Good Man Is Hard To Find-
'Tain't Nobody's Biz-Ness If I DoContemporary C 368, M 3571
I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)Contemporary M 3571
* Contemporary M 3571, S 7571; Original Jazz Classics OJC-453, OJCCD-453-2   Helen Humes - 'Tain't Nobody's Biz-Ness If I Do
* Contemporary C 368   Helen Humes - 'Tain't Nobody's Biz-Ness If I Do / Trouble In Mind

Elmo Hope Trio

Elmo Hope (piano) Jimmy Bond (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, February 8, 1959
B's A-PlentyHiFi Jazz J 616
Barfly-
Eejah-
Boa-
Something For Kenny-
Like Someone In Love-
Minor Bertha-
Tranquility-
* HiFi Jazz J 616; Contemporary M 3620, S 7620; Original Jazz Classics OJC-477, OJCCD-477-2   Elmo Hope Trio

Helen Humes

Benny Carter (trumpet) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Andre Previn (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Helen Humes (vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, February 10, 1959
You Can Depend On MeContemporary M 3571
Trouble In MindContemporary C 368, M 3571
StardustContemporary M 3571
When I Grow Too Old To Dream-
* Contemporary M 3571, S 7571; Original Jazz Classics OJC-453, OJCCD-453-2   Helen Humes - 'Tain't Nobody's Biz-Ness If I Do
* Contemporary C 368   Helen Humes - 'Tain't Nobody's Biz-Ness If I Do / Trouble In Mind

Bill Smith Quartet

Bill Smith (clarinet, arranger) Jim Hall (guitar) Monty Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 16 & November 24, 1959
A-RovingContemporary M 3591
Greensleeves-
Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen-
John Henry-
Wayfaring Stranger-
Three Blind Mice-
Go Down, Moses-
Blow The Man Down-
Black Is The Color Of My True Love's Hair-
Reuben, Reuben-
Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen (alternate take 1)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1956-2
Reuben, Reuben (alternate take 14)-
* Contemporary M 3591, S 7591; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1956-2   Bill Smith - Folk Jazz

Ornette Coleman Quartet

Don Cherry (cornet) Ornette Coleman (alto sax) Red Mitchell (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 23, 1959
TurnaroundContemporary M 3569
Endless-
* Contemporary M 3569, S 7569; Original Jazz Classics OJC-342, OJCCD-342-2   Ornette Coleman - Tomorrow Is The Question!

Andre Previn Solo

Andre Previn (piano)
Los Angeles, CA, February 26, 1959
Long Ago And Far AwayContemporary M 3567
Sure Thing-
A Fine Romance-
They Didn't Believe Me-
All The Things You Are-
* Contemporary M 3567, S 7567; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1787-2   Andre Previn Plays Songs By Jerome Kern

Victor Feldman And His Orchestra

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)
Los Angeles, CA, March 2, 1959
PoincianaContemporary M 5005
Spain-
Cuban Love Song-
Woody'n You-
* Contemporary M 5005, S 9005, CCD-9005-2   Victor Feldman - Latinsville!

Victor Feldman And His Orchestra

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)
Los Angeles, CA, March 3, 1959
The GypsyContemporary M 5005
In A Little Spanish Town-
* Contemporary M 5005, S 9005, CCD-9005-2   Victor Feldman - Latinsville!

Ornette Coleman Quartet

Don Cherry (cornet) Ornette Coleman (alto sax) Percy Heath (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 9 & 10, 1959
Tomorrow Is The QuestionContemporary M 3569
Tears Inside-
Mind And Time-
Compassion-
Giggin'-
Rejoicing-
* Contemporary M 3569, S 7569; Original Jazz Classics OJC-342, OJCCD-342-2   Ornette Coleman - Tomorrow Is The Question!

Andre Previn Solo

Andre Previn (piano)
Los Angeles, CA, March 10, 1959
Whip-Poor-WillContemporary M 3567
Ol' Man River-
Why Do I Love You-
Go Little Boat-
Put Me To The Test-
* Contemporary M 3567, S 7567; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1787-2   Andre Previn Plays Songs By Jerome Kern

Art Pepper With Marty Paich Orchestra

Pete Candoli, Jack Sheldon (trumpet) Dick Nash (trombone) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone, tenor sax) Vince DeRosa (French horn) Herb Geller (alto sax) Art Pepper (alto, tenor sax, clarinet) Bill Perkins (tenor sax) Med Flory (baritone sax) Russ Freeman (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Marty Paich (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, March 14, 1959
Opus De FunkContemporary M 3568
'Round Midnight-
Walkin' Shoes-
Airegin-
* Contemporary M 3568, S 7568; Original Jazz Classics OJC-341, OJCCD-341-2   Art Pepper + Eleven - Modern Jazz Classics

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 BeguineContemporary C 7647
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-
The Subtle SermonContemporary CCD-7647-2
Midnight SunContemporary C 7654
Evil Eyes-
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You-
Flying Home-
Moten SwingContemporary CCD-7654-2
* Contemporary C 7647, CCD-7647-2   Terry Gibbs - Dream Band
* Contemporary C 7654, CCD-7654-2   Terry Gibbs - Dream Band, Vol. 3 - Flying Home

Victor Feldman And His Orchestra

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)
Los Angeles, CA, March 20, 1959
South Of The BorderContemporary M 5005
Flying Down To Rio-
Lady Of Spain-
* Contemporary M 5005, S 9005, CCD-9005-2   Victor Feldman - Latinsville!

Art Pepper With Marty Paich Orchestra

Al Porcino, Jack Sheldon (trumpet) Dick Nash (trombone) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone, tenor sax) Vince DeRosa (French horn) Bud Shank (alto sax) Art Pepper (alto, tenor sax, clarinet) Bill Perkins (tenor sax) Med Flory (baritone sax) Russ Freeman (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Marty Paich (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, March 28, 1959
Groovin' HighContemporary M 3568
Shaw 'Nuff-
Anthropology-
Donna Lee-
Donna Lee (alternate take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-341-2
* Contemporary M 3568, S 7568; Original Jazz Classics OJC-341, OJCCD-341-2   Art Pepper + Eleven - Modern Jazz Classics

Barney Kessel Septet

Joe Gordon (trumpet) Art Pepper (alto, tenor sax, clarinet) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Barney Kessel, Jack Marshall (guitar) Monty Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 30 & 31, 1959
Some Like It HotContemporary M 3565
I Wanna Be Loved By You-
Sweet SueContemporary M 3565, FCD-60-021
Runnin' WildContemporary M 3565
Sweet Georgia Brown-
Down Among The Sheltering Palms-
Sugar Blues-
By The Beautiful Sea-
Sweet Sue (alternate take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-168-2
Runnin' Wild (alternate take)-
* Contemporary M 3565, S 7565; Original Jazz Classics OJC-168, OJCCD-168-2   Barney Kessel - Some Like It Hot
* Contemporary FCD-60-021   The Artistry Of Barney Kessel

Terry Gibbs' Dream Band

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)
Hollywood, CA, March & November, 1959
The FuzzContemporary CCD-7658-2
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 CCD-7658-2   Terry Gibbs - Dream Band, Vol. 6 - One More Time

Barney Kessel Duo

Barney Kessel (guitar) Monty Budwig (bass)
Los Angeles, CA, April 3, 1959
Stairway To The StarsContemporary M 3565
I'm Through With LoveContemporary M 3565, CCD-6022-2
Autumn LeavesContemporary C 45374
Night Cry-
* Contemporary M 3565, S 7565; Original Jazz Classics OJC-168, OJCCD-168-2   Barney Kessel - Some Like It Hot
* Contemporary CCD-6022-2   Barney Kessel - Plays For Lovers
* Contemporary C 45374   Barney Kessel - Autumn Leaves / Night Cry

The Famous Castle Jazz Band

Don Kinch (cornet) George Brunis (trombone) Bob Gilbert (clarinet) Freddie Crews (piano) Monte Ballou (banjo, vocals) Bob Short (bass, tuba) Homer Welch (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, April 12 & 13, 1959
The Five PenniesGood Time Jazz S 10037
Indiana-
Ja-Da-
Follow The Leader-
After You've Gone-
That's A Plenty-
Battle Hymn Of The Republic-
My Blue Heaven-
Lullaby In Ragtime-
Bill Bailey, Won't You Please Come Home-
Goodnight Sleep Tight-
When The Saints Go Marching In-
* Good Time Jazz S 10037, GTJCD-10037-2   The Famous Castle Jazz Band Plays "The Five Pennies"

Firehouse Five Plus Two

Danny Alguire (cornet) Ward Kimball (trombone) George Probert (clarinet) Frank Thomas (piano) Dick Roberts (banjo) Don Kinch (bass, tuba) Eddie Forrest (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, April 20, 1959
You Are My SunshineGood Time Jazz S 10038
Heart Of My Heart-
I Want A Girl Just Like The Girl Who Married Dear Old Dad-
* Good Time Jazz S 10038, GTJCD-10038-2   Firehouse Five Plus Two - Crashes A Party!

Victor Feldman Quintet

Victor Feldman (vibes) Andy Thomas (piano) Tony Reyes (bass) Ramon Rivera (congas) Chico Guerrero (timbales)
Los Angeles, CA, May 4, 1959
She's A Latin From ManhattanContemporary M 5005
Cuban Pete-
Fiesta-
* Contemporary M 5005, S 9005, CCD-9005-2   Victor Feldman - Latinsville!

Firehouse Five Plus Two

Danny Alguire (cornet) Ward Kimball (trombone) George Probert (clarinet) Frank Thomas (piano) Dick Roberts (banjo) Don Kinch (bass, tuba) Eddie Forrest (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, May 11, 1959
When The Saints Go Marching InGood Time Jazz S 10038
At The Jazz Band Ball-
Sister KateGood Time Jazz S 10040, FCD-60-008
* Good Time Jazz S 10038, GTJCD-10038-2   Firehouse Five Plus Two - Crashes A Party!
* Good Time Jazz S 10040   Firehouse Five Plus Two - Dixieland Favorites
* Good Time Jazz FCD-60-008   Firehouse Five Plus Two - 16 Dixieland Favorites

Art Pepper With Marty Paich Orchestra

Al Porcino, Jack Sheldon (trumpet) Dick Nash (trombone) Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone, tenor sax) Vince DeRosa (French horn) Charlie Kennedy (alto sax) Art Pepper (alto, tenor sax, clarinet) Richie Kamuca (tenor sax) Med Flory (baritone sax) Russ Freeman (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Mel Lewis (drums) Marty Paich (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, May 12, 1959
MoveContemporary M 3568
Four Brothers-
Bernie's Tune-
Walkin'-
Walkin' (alternate take 1)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-341-2
Walkin' (alternate take 2)-
* Contemporary M 3568, S 7568; Original Jazz Classics OJC-341, OJCCD-341-2   Art Pepper + Eleven - Modern Jazz Classics

Shelly Manne And His Men

Joe Gordon (trumpet) Richie Kamuca (tenor sax) Victor Feldman (vibes, marimba) Russ Freeman (piano) Monty Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, May 21-26, 1959
Odd BallContemporary M 3566
Blue Steel-
Spook!-
Joanna-
Goofin' At The Coffee House-
Walkin' Bass-
My Manne Shelly-
Blues For Mother's-
A Quiet Gass-
Lightly-
* Contemporary M 3566, S 7566; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1105-2   Shelly Manne And His Men Play More Music From Peter Gunn - Son Of Gunn!!

Andre Previn And His Pals

Andre Previn (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 24 & 25, 1959
Something's ComingContemporary M 3572
Jet Song-
Tonight-
I Feel Pretty-
Gee, Officer Krupke!-
Cool-
Maria-
America-
* Contemporary M 3572, S 7572; Original Jazz Classics OJC-422, OJCCD-422-2   Andre Previn And His Pals - West Side Story

The Harold Land Quintet

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 FoxHiFi Jazz J 612
Mirror Mind Rose-
One Second, Please-
Sims A-Plenty-
Little Chris-
One Down-
* HiFi Jazz J 612, SJ 612   The Harold Land Quintet - The Fox
= Contemporary M 3619, S 7619; Original Jazz Classics OJC-343, OJCCD-343-2   Harold Land - The Fox

Shelly Manne And His Men

Joe Gordon (trumpet) Richie Kamuca (tenor sax) Victor Feldman (piano) Monty Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
"The Blackhawk", San Francisco, CA, September 22, 1959
SummertimeContemporary M 3577
Our Delight-
Poinciana-
Step Lightly (alternate take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-657-2
Black Hawk BluesContemporary M 3579
Theme: A Gem From TiffanyContemporary M 3580
Cabu (alternate take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-659-2
* Contemporary M 3577, S 7577; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-656-2   Shelly Manne And His Men At The Black Hawk, Vol. 1
* Contemporary M 3579, S 7579; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-658-2   Shelly Manne And His Men At The Black Hawk, Vol. 3
* Contemporary M 3580, S 7580; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-659-2   Shelly Manne And His Men At The Black Hawk, Vol. 4
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-657-2   Shelly Manne And His Men At The Black Hawk, Vol. 2

Shelly Manne And His Men

Joe Gordon (trumpet) Richie Kamuca (tenor sax) Victor Feldman (piano) Monty Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums): same personnel
"The Blackhawk", San Francisco, CA, September 23, 1959
Blue Daniel (alternate take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-656-2
Whisper NotContemporary M 3579
How Deep Are The RootsOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD-660-2
This Is Always-
Wonder Why-
Eclipse Of Spain-
* Contemporary M 3579, S 7579; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-658-2   Shelly Manne And His Men At The Black Hawk, Vol. 3
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-656-2   Shelly Manne And His Men At The Black Hawk, Vol. 1
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-660-2   Shelly Manne And His Men At The Black Hawk, Vol. 5

Shelly Manne And His Men

Joe Gordon (trumpet) Richie Kamuca (tenor sax) Victor Feldman (piano) Monty Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums): same personnel
"The Blackhawk", San Francisco, CA, September 24, 1959
Blue DanielContemporary M 3577
Theme: A Gem From Tiffany-
Step LightlyContemporary M 3578
What's New-
Vamp's Blues-
Theme: A Gem From Tiffany-
I Am In LoveContemporary M 3579
Whisper Not (alternate take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-658-2
CabuContemporary M 3580
Just Squeeze Me-
Nightingale-
Pullin' StringsOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD-660-2
Theme: A Gem From Tiffany-
* Contemporary M 3577, S 7577; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-656-2   Shelly Manne And His Men At The Black Hawk, Vol. 1
* Contemporary M 3578, S 7578; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-657-2   Shelly Manne And His Men At The Black Hawk, Vol. 2
* Contemporary M 3579, S 7579; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-658-2   Shelly Manne And His Men At The Black Hawk, Vol. 3
* Contemporary M 3580, S 7580; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-659-2   Shelly Manne And His Men At The Black Hawk, Vol. 4
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-660-2   Shelly Manne And His Men At The Black Hawk, Vol. 5

The Poll Winners

Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 2, 1959
Soft WindsContemporary M 3576
Crisis-
The Little RhumbaContemporary CEP 4112, M 3576
Easy LivingContemporary M 3576
It's All Right With Me-
Mack The KnifeContemporary CEP 4112, M 3576
RaincheckContemporary M 3576
Minor MysteryContemporary CEP 4112, M 3576
I'm Afraid The Masquerade Is OverContemporary M 3576
I Hear Music-
* Contemporary M 3576, S 7576; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-692-2   The Poll Winners Three!
* Contemporary CEP 4112   The Poll Winners

Firehouse Five Plus Two

Danny Alguire (cornet) Ward Kimball (trombone) George Probert (clarinet) Frank Thomas (piano) Dick Roberts (banjo) Don Kinch (bass, tuba) Eddie Forrest (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 10, 1959
Let's Have A PartyGood Time Jazz S 10038
At The Firemen's Ball-
Ballin' The Jack-
Nobody's Sweetheart Now-
* Good Time Jazz S 10038, GTJCD-10038-2   Firehouse Five Plus Two - Crashes A Party!

Terry Gibbs' Dream Band

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 YouContemporary C 7652
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-
Blue LouContemporary CCD-7652-2
AireginContemporary C 7654
Just Plain Meyer-
Avalon-
Bright Eyes-
Wonderful You-
It Might As Well Be Swing-
* Contemporary C 7652, CCD-7652-2   Terry Gibbs - Dream Band, Vol. 2 - The Sundown Sessions
* Contemporary C 7654, CCD-7654-2   Terry Gibbs - Dream Band, Vol. 3 - Flying Home

Shelly Manne And His Men

Joe Gordon (trumpet) Richie Kamuca (tenor sax) Victor Feldman (vibes, marimba) Russ Freeman (piano) Monte Budwig (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, December 7-14, 1959 & January 28, 1960
Drum SoloContemporary M 3587
Blues Theme From "The Proper Time"-
Blue Stutter-
Piano Jazz-
Wheels-
The Proper Time-
Happy Pool-
Doreen's Blues-
Exotic Moods-
Warm Water-
Fraternizing-
Piano Trio-
Panicunissued
Fast Blues-
* Contemporary M 3587, S 7587   Shelly Manne And His Men - The Proper Time

1960

Andre Previn's Trio

Andre Previn (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Frankie Capp (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, February 20 & March 1, 1960
Rosie RedContemporary M 3575
If I Should Find You-
Sad Eyes-
Saturday-
Tricycle-
I'm Mina Mood-
No Words For Dory-
Three's Company-
* Contemporary M 3575, S 7575; Original Jazz Classics OJC-170, OJCCD-170-2   Andre Previn - Like Previn!

Art Pepper Quintet

Conte Candoli (trumpet -1,2,5) Art Pepper (alto, tenor sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Hollywood, CA, February 29, 1960
1.Whims Of ChambersContemporary M 3573
2.Bijou The Poodle-
3.Why Are We Afraid-
4.Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise-
5.Rhythm-a-ning-
6.Gettin' Together-
7.Gettin' Together (alternate take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-169-2
8.DianeContemporary M 3573
9.The Way You Look TonightContemporary S 7630; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-169-2
* Contemporary M 3573, S 7573; Original Jazz Classics OJC-169, OJCCD-169-2   Art Pepper - Gettin' Together
* Contemporary S 7630; Original Jazz Classics OJC-389, OJCCD-389-2   Art Pepper - ...The Way It Was!

Firehouse Five Plus Two

Danny Alguire (cornet) Ward Kimball (trombone) George Probert (clarinet, soprano sax) Frank Thomas (piano) Dick Roberts (banjo) Don Kinch (bass, tuba) Eddie Forrest (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 14, 1960
Muskrat RambleGood Time Jazz S 10040, FCD-60-008
Canal Street Blues-
That's A Plenty-
Royal Garden Blues-
* Good Time Jazz S 10040   Firehouse Five Plus Two - Dixieland Favorites
* Good Time Jazz FCD-60-008   Firehouse Five Plus Two - 16 Dixieland Favorites

Firehouse Five Plus Two

Danny Alguire (cornet) Ward Kimball (trombone) George Probert (clarinet, soprano sax) Frank Thomas (piano) Dick Roberts (banjo) Don Kinch (bass, tuba) Eddie Forrest (drums): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, March 21, 1960
Fidgety FeetGood Time Jazz S 10040, FCD-60-008
Storyville Blues-
When Irish Eyes Are SmilingGood Time Jazz S 10044
Russian Lullaby-
Lady Of Spain-
* Good Time Jazz S 10040   Firehouse Five Plus Two - Dixieland Favorites
* Good Time Jazz S 10044, GTJCD-10044-2   Firehouse Five Plus Two - Around The World!
* Good Time Jazz FCD-60-008   Firehouse Five Plus Two - 16 Dixieland Favorites

Firehouse Five Plus Two

Danny Alguire (cornet) Ward Kimball (trombone) George Probert (clarinet, soprano sax) Frank Thomas (piano) Dick Roberts (banjo) Don Kinch (bass, tuba) Eddie Forrest (drums): same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, March 27, 1960
China BoyGood Time Jazz S 10044
It Happened In Monterey-
My Little Grass Shack In KealakekuaGood Time Jazz 98, S 10044
HawaiiGood Time Jazz S 10044
California, Here I Come-
* Good Time Jazz S 10044, GTJCD-10044-2   Firehouse Five Plus Two - Around The World!
* Good Time Jazz 98, 45098   Firehouse Five Plus Two - My Little Grass Shack In Kealakekua / Japanese Sandman

Andre Previn Solo

Andre Previn (piano)
Los Angeles, CA, May 4 & 5, 1960
That Old Black MagicContemporary M 3586
Come Rain Or Come Shine-
My Shining Hour-
Happiness Is A Thing Called Joe-
A Sleepin' Bee-
Stormy Weather-
Over The Rainbow-
Let's Fall In Love-
For Every Man There's A Woman-
Cocoanut Sweet-
* Contemporary M 3586, S 7586; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1840-2   Andre Previn Plays Songs By Harold Arlen

Barney Kessel Quartet

Marvin Jenkins (piano, flute) Barney Kessel (guitar) Gary Peacock (bass) Ron Lundberg (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, July 19, 1960
BluesologyContemporary M 3613
Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be)-
Joy SpringContemporary M 3613, FCD-60-021
Now's The TimeContemporary M 3613
Miss Memphis-
New Rhumba-
* Contemporary M 3613, S 7613; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1066-2   Barney Kessel's Swingin' Party At Contemporary
* Contemporary FCD-60-021   The Artistry Of Barney Kessel

Teddy Edwards Quartet

Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Joe Castro (piano) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Contemporary Records' Studio, Hollywood, CA, August 17, 1960
Blues In G (as The Blessing)Contemporary M 3583
Scrapple From The Apple-
What's New-
You Name It-
Take The "A" Train-
The Sermon-
Higgins' Hideaway-
* Contemporary M 3583, S 7583; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-748-2   Teddy Edwards - Teddy's Ready!

The Poll Winners

Barney Kessel (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, August 30 & 31 & September 1, 1960
Little SusieContemporary M 3581
The Duke-
So What-
Misty-
Doodlin'-
The Golden Striker-
Li'l Darlin'-
The Blessing-
This Here-
* Contemporary M 3581, S 7581; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-969-2   The Poll Winners - Exploring The Scene

Helen Humes With Marty Paich Orchestra

Al Porcino, Jack Sheldon, Ray Triscari, Stu Williamson (trumpet) Harry Betts, Bob Fitzpatrick (trombone) Art Pepper (alto sax, clarinet) Teddy Edwards, Ben Webster (tenor sax) Bill Hood (baritone sax) Andre Previn (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Helen Humes (vocals) Marty Paich (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, September 6 & 7, 1960
Don't Worry 'Bout MeContemporary M 3582
Mean To Me-
I Want A Roof Over My Head-
St. Louis Blues-
You're Driving Me Crazy-
Million Dollar Secret-
Love Me Or Leave Me-
Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone-
Don't Worry 'Bout Me (alternate take)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-171-2
* Contemporary M 3582, S 7582; Original Jazz Classics OJC-171, OJCCD-171-2   Helen Humes - Songs I Like To Sing!

Helen Humes With Marty Paich Orchestra

Ben Webster (tenor sax) Andre Previn (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Helen Humes (vocals) unidentified strings, Marty Paich (arranger, conductor)
Los Angeles, CA, September 8, 1960
If I Could Be With YouContemporary M 3582
Every Now And Then-
My Old Flame-
Imagination-
* Contemporary M 3582, S 7582; Original Jazz Classics OJC-171, OJCCD-171-2   Helen Humes - Songs I Like To Sing!

Ben Webster Quintet

Ben Webster (tenor sax) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Jim Hall (guitar) Red Mitchell (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
"The Renaissance Club", Hollywood, CA, October 14, 1960
StardustContemporary C 7646
Caravan-
Georgia On My Mind-
Ole Miss Blues-
Gone With The WindOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD-390-2
Mop Mop-
What Is This Thing Called Love-
Renaissance Blues-
* Contemporary C 7646; Original Jazz Classics OJC-390, OJCCD-390-2   Ben Webster At The Renaissance

Art Pepper Quintet

Jack Sheldon (trumpet) Art Pepper (alto sax) Pete Jolly (piano) Jimmy Bond (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 24 & 25, 1960
Smack UpContemporary M 3602
Las Cuevas De Mario-
A Bit Of Basie-
How Can You Lose-
Maybe Next Year-
Tears Inside-
Solid Citizens (take 33)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-176-2
Solid Citizens (take 37)-
* Contemporary M 3602, S 7602; Original Jazz Classics OJC-176, OJCCD-176-2   Art Pepper - Smack Up

Art Pepper Quartet

Art Pepper (alto sax) Dolo Coker (piano) Jimmy Bond (bass) Frank Butler (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 23 & 25, 1960
I Can't Believe That You're In Love With MeContemporary M 3607
I Love You-
Come Rain Or Come Shine-
Long Ago-
Gone With The Wind-
I Wished On The Moon-
Too Close For Comfort-
Five PointsOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD-387-2
Autumn LeavesContemporary S 7630
* Contemporary M 3607, S 7607; Original Jazz Classics OJC-387, OJCCD-387-2   Art Pepper - Intensity
* Contemporary S 7630; Original Jazz Classics OJC-389, OJCCD-389-2   Art Pepper - ...The Way It Was!

Teddy Edwards Octet

Nathaniel Meeks (trumpet) Lester Robertson (trombone) Jimmy Woods (alto sax) Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Modesto Brisenio (baritone sax) Danny Horton (piano) Roger Alderson (bass) Lawrence Marable (drums)
Contemporary Records' Studio, Hollywood, CA, December 7, 8 & 13, 1960
Avalon (version 1)Contemporary CCD-14074-2
The Cellar Dweller-
You Don't Know What Love Is-
Steppin' Lightly-
Sweet Georgia Brown-
Our Last Goodbye-
Good Gravy-
(Under) A Southern Moon And Sky-
Avalon (version 2)-
* Contemporary CCD-14074-2   Teddy Edwards - Back To Avalon