Contemporary Records Discography: 1963-1966

1963

Ernst Toch

Frederic Mottier, cello; with The Forum Group, Fred Barth, conductor; Ernst Toch, composer.

Zurich, Switzerland, February 21, 1963

Concerto For Cello And Chamber Orchestra, Op. 35: 1. Allegro Assai ModeratoContemporary S8014
Concerto For Cello And Chamber Orchestra, Op. 35: 2. Agitato-
Concerto For Cello And Chamber Orchestra, Op. 35: 3. Adagio-
Concerto For Cello And Chamber Orchestra, Op. 35: 4. Allegro Vivace-

* Contemporary S8014   Ernst Toch - Piano Concerto, Op. 38, Concerto For Cello & Chamber Orchestra, Op. 35   1968

Leroy Vinnegar Sextet

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 UnderContemporary M3608
For Carl-
Wheelin' And Dealin'-

* Contemporary M3608, S7608   Leroy Vinnegar Quintet!! - Leroy Walks Again!!   1963
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-454, OJCCD-454-2   -   1990

Jimmy Woods Sextet Featuring Elvin Jones

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 and 26, 1963

ConflictContemporary M3612
Coming Home-
Aim-
Apart Together-
Look To Your Heart-
Pazmuerte-
Conflict (alternate take 5)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1954-2
Aim (alternate take 43)-
Look To Your Heart (alternate take 39)-

* Contemporary M3612, S7612   Jimmy Woods Sextet Featuring Elvin Jones - Conflict   1963
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1954-2   -   2003

Jesse Fuller

Jesse Fuller, vocal, 12-string guitar, harmonica, kazoo, cymbals, fotdella.

Good Time Jazz, Los Angeles, CA, 1963

San Francisco Bay BluesGood Time Jazz 45100, M-12051
Jesse's New Midnight Special-
Morning BluesGood Time Jazz M-12051
Little Black Train-
Midnight Cold-
Whoa Mule-
John Henry-
I Got A Mind To Ramble-
Crazy About A Woman-
Where Could I Go But To The Lord-
Stealin' Back To My Old Time Used To Be-
Brownskin Girl (I've Got My Eye On You)-

* Good Time Jazz M-12051, S-10051   Jesse Fuller - San Francisco Bay Blues   1963
= Vogue (E) LAG 574   -   1964
= Original Blues Classics OBC-537, OBCCD-537-2   -   1991
* Good Time Jazz 45100   Jesse Fuller - Jesse's New Midnight Special / San Francisco Bay Blues   1963

William O. Smith

William O. Smith, clarinet; Eudice Shapiro, violin; Victor Gottlieb, cello; Ingolf Dahl, piano; William O. Smith, composer.

released 1963

Quartet For Clarinet, Violin, Cello And Piano: 1. RhythmicContemporary M6010
Quartet For Clarinet, Violin, Cello And Piano: 2. Flowing-
Quartet For Clarinet, Violin, Cello And Piano: 3. Spirited-

William O. Smith, clarinet; William O. Smith, composer.

Five Pieces For Clarinet Alone: 1. Vigorous-
Five Pieces For Clarinet Alone: 2. Flowing-
Five Pieces For Clarinet Alone: 3. Rhythmic-
Five Pieces For Clarinet Alone: 4. Singing-
Five Pieces For Clarinet Alone: 5. Spirited-

William O. Smith, clarinet; Eudice Shapiro, violin; Ingolf Dahl, piano; William O. Smith, composer.

Four Pieces For Clarinet, Violin, And Piano: 1. Rhythmic-
Four Pieces For Clarinet, Violin, And Piano: 2. Singing-
Four Pieces For Clarinet, Violin, And Piano: 3. Graceful-
Four Pieces For Clarinet, Violin, And Piano: 4. Energetic-

Victor Gottlieb, cello; Marni Nixon, soprano; William O. Smith, composer.

Five Songs For Soprano And Cello: 1. What There Is-
Five Songs For Soprano And Cello: 2. The Magical Mouse-
Five Songs For Soprano And Cello: 3. Lonesome Boy Blues-
Five Songs For Soprano And Cello: 4. My Pretty Animals-
Five Songs For Soprano And Cello: 5. The Oldest Conversation-

* Contemporary M6010, S8010   William O. Smith, And Includes Quartet For Clarinet, Violin, Cello And Piano Played By The Composer, Eudice Shapiro, Victor Gottlieb And Ingolf Dahl; Five Pieces For Clarinet Alone Played By The Composer; Four Pieces For Violin, Clarinet And Piano Played By Miss Shapiro, The Composer And Mr. Dahl; Five Songs For Soprano And Cello Sung By Marni Nixon With Mr. Gottlieb   1963

1964

Hampton Hawes Trio

Hampton Hawes, piano; Monk Montgomery, bass; Steve Ellington, drums.

Contemporary Records' studio, Los Angeles, CA, February 17, 1964

Vierd BluesContemporary M3614
The Green Leaves Of Summer-
Ill Wind-
St. Thomas-
Secret Love-
Blue Skies-
The More I See You-
G.K. Blues-

* Contemporary M3614, S7614   Hampton Hawes - The Green Leaves Of Summer   1964
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-476, OJCCD-476-2   -   1990

Phineas Newborn Jr. Trio

Phineas Newborn Jr., piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Frank Butler, drums.

Contemporary Records' studio, Los Angeles, CA, April 1, 1964

A Walkin' ThingContemporary M3615
Double Play-
The Sermon-
Diane-
The Blessing-
Grooveyard-
Blue Daniel-
Hard To Find-
Pazmuerte-
Be Deedle Dee Do-
Good Lil' ManOriginal Jazz Classics OJCCD-270-2
Be Deedle Dee Do (alternate)-

* Contemporary M3615, S7615   Phineas Newborn Jr. Trio - The Newborn Touch   1966
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-270   -   1986
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-270-2   -   1993

Firehouse Five Plus Two

Danny Alguire, cornet; Ward Kimball, trombone; George Probert, soprano sax; Frank Thomas, piano; Dick Roberts, banjo; Don Kinch, tuba; Eddie Forrest, drums.

Good Time Jazz, Los Angeles, CA, April 20 and 26, May 18, and June 1, 1964

Fire! (Turn The Hose On Me)Good Time Jazz M 12052
Keep The Home Fires Burning (Till The Boys Come Home)-
Flamin' MamieGood Time Jazz 45102, M 12052
Hot Lips-
Smoky MokesGood Time Jazz M 12052
The Midnight Fire Alarm-
Fireman, Save My Child-
A Hot Time In The Old TownGood Time Jazz M 12052, FCD-60-008
Smokey The BearGood Time Jazz M 12052
I Don't Want To Set The World On Fire (I Just Want To Start A Flame In Your Heart)-
Oh Sister, Ain't That Hot!-
Firehouse StompGood Time Jazz M 12052, FCD-60-008

* Good Time Jazz M 12052, S 10052   Firehouse Five Plus Two - Goes To A Fire!   1964
= Good Time Jazz GTJCD-10052-2   -   2000
* Good Time Jazz FCD-60-008   Firehouse Five Plus Two - Dixieland Favorites   1986
* Good Time Jazz 45102   Firehouse Five Plus Two - Flamin' Mamie / Hot Lips   1964

Roy Harris

Johana Harris, piano; Eudice Shapiro, 1st violin; Nathan Ross, 2nd violin; Sanford Schonbach, viola; Edgar Lustgarten, cello; Roy Harris, composer.

Contemporary Records, Los Angeles, CA, released 1964

Quintet For Piano And Strings: 1. PassacagliaContemporary M6012
Quintet For Piano And Strings: 2. Cadenza-
Quintet For Piano And Strings: 3. Fugue-

Johana Harris, piano; Eudice Shapiro, violin; Roy Harris, composer.

Sonata For Violin And Piano: 1. Fantasy-
Sonata For Violin And Piano: 2. Pastorale-
Sonata For Violin And Piano: 3. Andante Religioso-
Sonata For Violin And Piano: 4. Toccata-

* Contemporary M6012, S8012   Roy Harris - Quintet For Piano And Strings (1936), Sonata For Violin And Piano (1942)   1964

Gail Kubik

Morris Boltuch, Bb trumpet; Robert Marstellar, trombone; James Decker, French horn; Arthur Cleghorn, flute, piccolo; Bert Gassman, oboe, English horn; Jack Marsh, bassoon; William O. Smith, Bb clarinet, bass clarinet; Eudice Shapiro, violin; Milton Thomas, viola; Victor Gottlieb, cello; Milton Kestenbaum, bass; Ingolf Dahl, piano, harpsichord; Forrest Clark, percussion; Gail Kubik, conductor; Gail Kubik, composer.

released 1964

Divertimento No. I: OvertureContemporary M6013
Divertimento No. I: Humoresque-
Divertimento No. I: Scene Change-
Divertimento No. I: Seascape-
Divertimento No. I: Burlesque-

Ingolf Dahl, piano; Gail Kubik, composer.

Sonatina For Piano: 1. Moderately Fast, Smoothly, Gracefully-
Sonatina For Piano: 2. Lively, With Spirit-
Sonatina For Piano: 3. Very Slowly, Expressively-
Sonatina For Piano: 4. Tocatta. Fast, Hard And Brittle-

Morris Boltuch, Bb trumpet; Robert Marstellar, trombone; Arthur Cleghorn, flute, piccolo; Bert Gassman, oboe; Jack Marsh, bassoon; William O. Smith, Bb clarinet; Milton Thomas, viola; Ingolf Dahl, piano; Gail Kubik, conductor; Gail Kubik, composer.

Divertimento No. II: Overture & Pastorale-
Divertimento No. II: Second Pastorale-
Divertimento No. II: Scherzino. The Puppet Show-
Divertimento No. II: Dialogue-
Divertimento No. II: Dance Toccata-

William O. Smith, clarinet; Ingolf Dahl, piano; Gail Kubik, composer.

Sonatina For Clarinet & Piano: 1. Broadly; Fast With Vigor-
Sonatina For Clarinet & Piano: 2. Moderately Slow And Sustained-
Sonatina For Clarinet & Piano: 3. Lively, Rhythmically-

* Contemporary M6013, S8013   Gail Kubik - Divertimenti I & II (1959), Sonatina For Piano (1941), Sonatina For Clarinet & Piano (1959)   1964

1965

Hampton Hawes Trio

Hampton Hawes, piano; Chuck Israels, bass; Donald Bailey, drums.

Contemporary Records, Los Angeles, CA, May 12, 1965

Fly Me To The MoonContemporary M3616
What Kind Of Fool Am I?-
The Girl From Ipanema-
Rhonda-
Dear Heart-
People-
Chim Chim Cher-ee-
Days Of Wine And Roses-

* Contemporary M3616, S7616   Hampton Hawes Trio - Here And Now   1966
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-178   -   1984
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-178-2   -   1991

1966 (15th anniversary)

Hampton Hawes Trio

Hampton Hawes, piano; Red Mitchell, bass; Donald Bailey, drums.

"Mitchell's Studio Club", Los Angeles, CA, April 30, and May 1, 1966

The SeanceContemporary S7621
Oleo-
Easy Street-
Suddenly I Thought Of You-
For Heaven's Sake-
My Romance-

same session.

I'm All SmilesContemporary S7631
Manha De Carnaval-
Spring Is Here-
The Shadow Of Your Smile-
Searchin'-

* Contemporary S7621   Hampton Hawes Trio - The Seance   1969
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-455, OJCCD-455-2   -   1990
* Contemporary S7631   Hampton Hawes - I'm All Smiles   1973
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-796-2   -   1993

Firehouse Five Plus Two

Danny Alguire, right channel cornet; Don Kinch, left channel trumpet; Ward Kimball, trombone, leader; George Probert, soprano sax; Frank Thomas, piano; Bill Newman, banjo; George Bruns, tuba; Eddie Forrest, drums.

Contemporary's studio, Los Angeles, CA, November 28, 1966

MameGood Time Jazz 45103, S10054
Winchester Cathedral-

* Good Time Jazz S10054   Firehouse Five Plus Two - Twenty Years Later   1970
= Good Time Jazz GTJCD-10054-2   -   1995
* Good Time Jazz 45103   Firehouse Five Plus Two - Mame / Winchester Cathedral   1969