Dial Records Discography: 1943-1951

1943

Django Reinhardt

Django Reinhardt, Eugene Vees (guitar) Jean Storne (bass) Gaston Leonard (drums)
Paris, France, February 26, 1943
OSW328-1Blues Clair (as Blues Django)Swing (F) SW 254; La Voix De Son Maitre (F) FELP 208, CHTX 240550; Pathe (F) C054-16013; Dial LP 218; Mosaic MD6-190
* La Voix De Son Maitre (F) FELP 208, HTX 40274   Django Reinhardt - Django, Vol. 8
* La Voix De Son Maitre (F) CHTX 240550   Django Reinhardt - Django Selection
* Pathe (F) C054-16013   Django Reinhardt - Djangologie, Vol. 13 - 1942-1943
* Mosaic MD6-190   The Complete Django Reinhardt And Quintet Of The Hot Club Of France Swing/HMV Sessions 1936-1948
* Dial LP 218   Django Reinhardt, Vol. 2
* Swing (F) SW 254   Django's Music - I Can't Give You Anything But Love / Django Reinhardt - Blues Clair

1944

Art Tatum Trio

Art Tatum (piano) Tiny Grimes (guitar) Slam Stewart (bass)
NYC, May 1, 1944
T-1-A-1 | D-T49The Man I LoveComet T-1; Dial 1036, LP 206; Jazztone J-1203, J-1280
T-1-B-1 | D-T57-ADark Eyes (as Otchitchornyia)Comet T-1; Dial 1057, LP 206; Jazztone J-1203, J-1280; Roost RLP 2213
T-2-A-4 | D-T51Body And SoulComet T-2; Dial 1046, LP 206; Roost RLP 2213
T-2-B-3 | D-T50I Know That You KnowComet T-2; Dial 1036, LP 206; Jazztone J-1203, J-1280; Roost RLP 2213
T-3-A-3 | D-T57-BOn The Sunny Side Of The StreetComet T-3; Dial 1057, LP 206; Jazztone J-1203, J-1280; Roost RLP 2213
T-3-B-3 | D-T53Flying HomeComet T-3; Dial 1046, LP 206; Jazztone J-1203, J-1280; Roost RLP 2213, OJ 1
* Jazztone J-1203   Art Tatum And Erroll Garner - Kings Of The Keyboard
* Jazztone J-1280   Art Tatum And Mary Lou Williams - The King And Queen
* Roost RLP 2213   Art Tatum, Erroll Garner - Giants Of The Piano
* Roost OJ 1   Various Artists - Operation Jazz
* Dial LP 206; Blue Star (F) BLP 6810   Art Tatum Trio
* Comet T-1   Art Tatum - The Man I Love / Dark Eyes
* Dial 1036; Blue Star (F) 179; Esquire (E) 10-156; Metronome (Swd) B 515   Art Tatum - The Man I Love / I Know That You Know
* Dial 1057   Art Tatum - Dark Eyes / Sunny Side Of The Street
* Comet T-2   Art Tatum - Body And Soul / I Know That You Know
* Dial 1046   Art Tatum - Body And Soul / Flying Home
* Comet T-3; Blue Star (F) 191   Art Tatum - On The Sunny Side Of The Street / Flying Home

Erroll Garner Solo

Erroll Garner (piano)
Timme Rosenkrantz apartment, NYC, November 18, 1944
Floating On A CloudBlue Note BLP 5008
(DLP-23)CloudburstVogue (F) LD 064; Dial LP 902
* Dial LP 902   Erroll Garner By Gas Light
* Blue Note BLP 5008   Erroll Garner - Overture To Dawn, Vol. 2
* Vogue (F) LD 064   Erroll Garner By Gaslight Piano Solo, Vol. 5

Erroll Garner Solo

Erroll Garner (piano): same personnel
Timme Rosenkrantz apartment, NYC, December 22, 1944
(DLP-23)Variations On A Nursery Rhymes: Mairzy Doats / Yes, We Have No Bananas / The Music Goes 'Round And 'Round / Everything I've Got (Belongs To You)Vogue (F) LD 064; Dial LP 902
* Dial LP 902   Erroll Garner By Gas Light
* Vogue (F) LD 064   Erroll Garner By Gaslight Piano Solo, Vol. 5

Erroll Garner - Unknown Bassist Duo

Erroll Garner (piano) unknown (bass) poss. John Simmons (bass) overdubbed in at a later date, poss. 1953
Timme Rosenkrantz apartment, NYC, December 23, 1944
I Got RhythmBlue Note BLP 5014
Duke For DinnerBlue Note BLP 5015
233-B-20-AJust You, Just MeSelmer (F) Y 7225
233-B-20-BYesterdays-
(DLP-24)Easy To LoveVogue (F) LD 064; Dial LP 902
MS-7005Love Is The Thing, Part 1Futurama 3006
(DLP-24)In The BeginningVogue (F) LD 064; Dial LP 902
* Dial LP 902   Erroll Garner By Gas Light
* Blue Note BLP 5014   Erroll Garner - Overture To Dawn, Vol. 3
* Blue Note BLP 5015   Erroll Garner - Overture To Dawn, Vol. 4
* Vogue (F) LD 064   Erroll Garner By Gaslight Piano Solo, Vol. 5
* Selmer (F) Y 7225   Erroll Garner - Just You, Just Me / Yesterdays
* Futurama 3006   Erroll Garner - Love Is The Thing, Part 1 & 2
= Jubilee 5052   Erroll Garner - Love Is The Thing / Be My Love

1945

Red Norvo And His Selected Sextet

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Red Norvo (vibes) Teddy Wilson (piano) Slam Stewart (bass) Specs Powell (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, June 6, 1945
T8-AHallelujahDial LP 903; Spotlite (E) SPJ 107, SPJ 127
T8-B-Dial unissued
T8-C--
T8-D--
T8-EHallelujah (as Sing Hallelujah!)Dial 1045; Spotlite (E) SPJ 105, SPJ 127
T8-FHallelujahComet T-6; Dial LP 903; Spotlite (E) SPJ 127
T9-AGet HappyDial unissued
T9-B-Dial 1035, LP 903; Spotlite (E) SPJ 107, SPJ 127
T9-C-Dial unissued
T9-D-Comet T-7; Dial LP 903; Spotlite (E) SPJ 127
Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Red Norvo (vibes) Teddy Wilson (piano) Slam Stewart (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
T10-ASlam Slam Blues (as Bird's Blues)Dial 1045, LP 903; Spotlite (E) SPJ 107, SPJ 127
T10-BSlam Slam BluesComet T-6; Dial LP 903; Spotlite (E) SPJ 107, SPJ 127
T11-ACongo BluesDial LP 903; Spotlite (E) SPJ 107, SPJ 127
T11-AACongo Blues (uncomplete take)Dial LP 903
T11-BCongo BluesDial 1035; Spotlite (E) SPJ 127
T11-BBCongo Blues (uncomplete take)Dial LP 903
T11-CCongo BluesComet T-7; Dial LP 903; Spotlite (E) SPJ 127
* Dial LP 903   Red Norvo's Fabulous Jam Session
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 107; Zim ZM 1001   Various Artists - Lullaby In Rhythm
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 127   Red Norvo's Fabulous Jam Session
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 105   Charlie Parker On Dial, Vol. 5
* Dial 1045   Red Norvo - Bird's Blues / Sing Hallelujah!
* Comet T-6   Red Norvo - Halleluliah / Slim Slam Blues
* Dial 1035   Red Norvo - Congo Blues / Get Happy
* Comet T-7   Red Norvo - Get Happy / Congo Blues

Buck Clayton Quintet

Buck Clayton (trumpet) Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Teddy Wilson (piano) Slam Stewart (bass) Danny Alvin (drums)
NYC, June 7, 1945
MR105Diga Diga Doo (as Digga Digga Do)Melrose 1201; Dial LP 213
MR106Love Me Or Leave Me-
MR107We're In The Money (as Song Of The Gold Digger) (as The Golddigger's Song)Melrose 1202; Dial LP 213
MR108B.C. Blues (as Melrose Blues)-
* Dial LP 213   Teddy Wilson And His All Stars
* Melrose 1201   Buck Clayton - Diga Diga Doo / Love Me Or Leave Me
* Melrose 1202   Buck Clayton - We're In The Money / B.C. Blues

Hot Lips Page Sextet

Hot Lips Page (trumpet, vocals) Earl Warren (alto sax) Dave Matthews (tenor sax) Hank Jones (piano) Slam Stewart (bass) Sid Catlett (drums)
NYC, September 7, 1945
MR109-AHappy Medium (as Catlett-Clysm)Melrose 1402; Dial LP 213; Onyx ORI 209
MR110-ABloodhoundOnyx ORI 209
MR110-BBloodhound (alternate take)Dial LP 213; Onyx ORI 209
MR111-2I've Got The World On A StringMelrose 1402; Onyx ORI 209
Love You Funny ThingOnyx ORI 209
You Come In Here Woman-
* Onyx ORI 209   Joe Thomas, Hot Lips Page, Charlie Shavers - Tootin' Through The Roof, Vol. 1
* Dial LP 213   Teddy Wilson And His All Stars
* Melrose 1402   Hot Lips Page - Happy Medium / I've Got The World On A String

1946 (founded)

Tempo Jazz Men / Dizzy Gillespie Jazzmen

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) George Handy (piano) Arvin Garrison (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Electro Broadcast Studios, Glendale, CA, February 5, 1946
D1000Diggin' Diz (as Bongo Beep)Dial 1004 (alt.1), 1004 (alt.2), LP 207; Spotlite (E) SPJ 101; Stash ST-CD-567
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 101   Charlie Parker On Dial, Vol. 1
* Stash ST-CD-567   Charlie Parker - The Complete Dial Sessions
* Dial LP 207   Charlie Parker, Vol. 4
* Dial 1004 (alt.1)   Charlie Parker - Moose The Mooche / Tempo Jazz Men - Diggin' Diz
* Dial 1004 (alt.2)   Dizzy Gillespie - Confirmation / Diggin' Diz

Tempo Jazz Men / Dizzy Gillespie Jazzmen

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Lucky Thompson (tenor sax, vocals) Milt Jackson (vibes, vocals) Al Haig (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
Electro Broadcast Studios, Glendale, CA, February 7, 1946
D1001-EConfirmationDial 1004 (alt.2), 1008, 1008 (alt.1), 1008 (alt.2), LP 212; Spotlite (E) SPJ 132
D1002-EDiggin' For DizDial 1005, LP 212; Spotlite (E) SPJ 132
D1003-ADynamo A (as Dynamo)Dial 1001, 1001 (alt.1), 1001 (alt.3), LP 212; Spotlite (E) SPJ 132
D1003-BDynamo B (as Dynamo A)Dial 1001, 1001 (alt.2), 1001 (alt.4), 1001 (alt.5); Spotlite (E) SPJ 132
D1004-BWhen I Grow Too Old To DreamDial 1004, 1008 (alt.1), LP 212
D1004-E-Dial 1008 (alt.2); Spotlite (E) SPJ 132
D1005-A'Round MidnightDial 1001 (alt.1), 1001 (alt.2), 1001 (alt.4), 1003, LP 212; Spotlite (E) SPJ 132
D1005-B-Dial 1001 (alt.3), 1001 (alt.5); Spotlite (E) SPJ 132
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 132   Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Berman, Fats Navarro - Modern Jazz Trumpets
* Dial LP 212   Various Artists - Dizzy Gillespie And Modern Trumpets
* Dial 1004 (alt.2)   Dizzy Gillespie - Confirmation / Diggin' Diz
* Dial 1008   Tempo Jazz Men - Confirmation / Ralph Burns - Dial-Ogue
= Dial D 1   Various Artists - Bebop Jazz 1947
* Dial 1008 (alt.1)   Dizzy Gillespie - Confirmation / When I Grow Too Old To Dream
* Dial 1008 (alt.2)   Dizzy Gillespie - Confirmation / When I Grow Too Old To Dream
* Dial 1005   Tempo Jazz Men - Diggin' For Diz / Howard McGhee - Trumpet At Tempo
= Dial no numbers   Charlie Parker Septet With Gabriel On Trumpet
* Dial 1001   Tempo Jazz Men - Dynamo A / Dynamo B
* Dial 1001 (alt.1)   Tempo Jazz Men - Dynamo A / 'Round Midnight
* Dial 1001 (alt.3)   Tempo Jazz Men - Dynamo / 'Round Midnight
* Dial 1001 (alt.2)   Tempo Jazz Men - Dynamo A / 'Round Midnight
* Dial 1001 (alt.4)   Tempo Jazz Men - Dynamo B / 'Round Midnight
* Dial 1001 (alt.5)   Tempo Jazz Men - Dynamo B / 'Round Midnight
* Dial 1004   Charlie Parker - Moose The Mooche / Tempo Jazz Men - When I Grow Too Old To
= Dial no numbers   Charlie Parker Septet With Gabriel On Trumpet
* Dial 1003   Tempo Jazz Men - 'Round Midnight / Charlie Parker - Yardbird Suite
= Dial no numbers   Charlie Parker Septet With Gabriel On Trumpet

Dodo Marmarosa Solo

Dodo Marmarosa (piano)
AFRS radio broadcast, Hollywood, CA, circa February, 1946
Deep PurpleSpotlite (E) SPJ 128
Tea For Two-
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 128   Dodo Marmarosa - Dodo's Dance

Charlie Parker Septet

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Lucky Thompson (tenor sax) Dodo Marmarosa (piano) Arvin Garrison (guitar -4/11) Vic McMillan (bass) Roy Porter (drums)
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, March 28, 1946
1. D1010-1Moose The MoocheDial LP 201; Spotlite (E) SPJ 101
2. D1010-2-Dial 1003 (alt.1), 1003 (alt.2), 1004, 1004 (alt.1), 1004 (alt.3), LP 905; Spotlite (E) SPJ 101
3. D1010-3-Spotlite (E) SPJ 101
4. D1011-1Yardbird SuiteDial LP 201; Spotlite (E) SPJ 101
5. D1011-4-Dial 1003, 1003 (alt.1), 1003 (alt.2), 1004 (alt.3), LP 905; Spotlite (E) SPJ 101
6. D1012-1OrnithologyDial LP 208; Spotlite (E) SPJ 101
7. D1012-3Ornithology (as Bird Lore)Dial 1006, LP 905; Spotlite (E) SPJ 101
8. D1012-4OrnithologyDial 1002, LP 201; Spotlite (E) SPJ 101
9. D1013-1A Night In Tunisia (excerpt) (as The Famous Alto Break)Dial LP 905; Spotlite (E) SPJ 101
10. D1013-4A Night In TunisiaDial LP 201; Spotlite (E) SPJ 101
11. D1013-5-Dial 1002, LP 905; Spotlite (E) SPJ 101
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 101   Charlie Parker On Dial, Vol. 1
* Dial LP 905   Charlie Parker - Alternate Masters, Vol. 2
* Dial LP 201   Charlie Parker, Vol. 1
* Dial LP 208   Dodo Marmarosa - Piano Moods
* Dial 1003 (alt.1)   Charlie Parker - Yardbird Suite / Moose The Mooche
* Dial 1003 (alt.2)   Charlie Parker - Moose The Mooche / Yardbird Suite
* Dial 1004   Charlie Parker - Moose The Mooche / Tempo Jazz Men - When I Grow Too Old To
= Dial no numbers   Charlie Parker Septet With Gabriel On Trumpet
* Dial 1004 (alt.1)   Charlie Parker - Moose The Mooche / Tempo Jazz Men - Diggin' Diz
* Dial 1004 (alt.3)   Charlie Parker - Moose The Mooche / Yardbird Suite
* Dial 1003   Tempo Jazz Men - 'Round Midnight / Charlie Parker - Yardbird Suite
= Dial no numbers   Charlie Parker Septet With Gabriel On Trumpet
* Dial 1006   Sonny Berman - Curbstone Scuffle / Charlie Parker - Bird Lore
= Dial D 1   Various Artists - Bebop Jazz 1947
* Dial 1002   Charlie Parker - A Night In Tunisia / Ornithology
= Dial no numbers   Charlie Parker Septet With Gabriel On Trumpet

Charlie Parker Quintet

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Jimmy Bunn (piano) Bob Kesterson (bass) Roy Porter (drums)
C.P. MacGregor Studios, Los Angeles, CA, July 29, 1946
D1021-AMax Making WaxDial LP 201; Spotlite (E) SPJ 101
D1022-ALover ManDial 1007, LP 201; Spotlite (E) SPJ 101
D1023-AThe GypsyDial 1043, LP 201; Spotlite (E) SPJ 101
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 101   Charlie Parker On Dial, Vol. 1
* Dial LP 201   Charlie Parker, Vol. 1
* Dial 1007   Howard McGhee - Be-Bop / Charlie Parker - Lover Man
= Dial D 1   Various Artists - Bebop Jazz 1947
* Dial 1043   Charlie Parker - Drifting On A Reed / The Gypsy

Howard McGhee Quintet

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax -1) Jimmy Bunn (piano) Bob Kesterson (bass) Roy Porter (drums)
C.P. MacGregor Studios, Los Angeles, CA, July 29, 1946
1. D1024-ADizzy's Fingers (as Be-Bop)Dial 1007, LP 201; Spotlite (E) SPJ 101; Stash ST-CD-23
2. D1025-BTrumpet At TempoDial 1005, LP 217; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
3. D1026-CThermodynamicsDial 1020, LP 212; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 101   Charlie Parker On Dial, Vol. 1
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 131   Howard McGhee - Trumpet At Tempo
* Stash ST-CD-23   Charlie Parker - The Legendary Dial Sessions, Vol. 1
* Dial LP 201   Charlie Parker, Vol. 1
* Dial LP 217   Various Artists - Night Music
* Dial LP 212   Various Artists - Dizzy Gillespie And Modern Trumpets
* Dial 1007   Howard McGhee - Be-Bop / Charlie Parker - Lover Man
= Dial D 1   Various Artists - Bebop Jazz 1947
* Dial 1005   Tempo Jazz Men - Diggin' For Diz / Howard McGhee - Trumpet At Tempo
= Dial no numbers   Charlie Parker Septet With Gabriel On Trumpet
* Dial 1020   Sonny Berman - Nocturne / Howard McGhee - Thermodynamics
= Dial D 2   Various Artists - Bebop Jazz 1948

Serge Chaloff - Ralph Burns Quintet

Serge Chaloff (baritone sax) Ralph Burns (piano) Chuck Wayne (guitar) Artie Bernstein (bass) Don Lamond (drums)
Hollywood, CA, September 21, 1946
D1035-ABlue Serge (as Mad Monk)Dial 1022 (alt.), LP 211; Spotlite (E) SPJ 132
D1035-AABlue SergeDial 1012
D1035-BBlue Serge IDial LP 210; Spotlite (E) SPJ 132
D1035-CBlue Serge II (as Dial-Ogue)Dial 1008, LP 210; Spotlite (E) SPJ 132
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 132   Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Berman, Fats Navarro - Modern Jazz Trumpets
* Dial LP 211   Various Artists - Mr. Saxophone......?
* Dial LP 210   Various Artists - Swinging With The Woody Herman Woodchoppers
* Dial 1022 (alt.)   Charlie Parker - Stupendous / Serge Chaloff, Ralph Burns - Blue Serge
* Dial 1012   Charlie Parker - Relaxin' At Camarillo / Serge Chaloff - Blue Serge
* Dial 1008   Tempo Jazz Men - Confirmation / Ralph Burns - Dial-Ogue
= Dial D 1   Various Artists - Bebop Jazz 1947

Sonny Berman's Big Eight

Sonny Berman (trumpet) Bill Harris (trombone) Flip Phillips (tenor sax) Serge Chaloff (baritone sax) Ralph Burns (piano, arranger) Chuck Wayne (guitar) Art Bernstein (bass) Don Lamond (drums) Shorty Rogers (arranger, conductor)
Hollywood, CA, September 21, 1946
D1031-FCurbstone Scuffle (as Woodchopper's Holiday)Dial LP 210; Spotlite (E) SPJ 132
D1031-GCurbstone ScuffleDial 1006, 1006 (alt.), 1029; Spotlite (E) SPJ 132
D1032-DNocturne (as Moon Burns)Dial 1020, 1029, LP 210; Spotlite (E) SPJ 132
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 132   Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Berman, Fats Navarro - Modern Jazz Trumpets
* Dial LP 210   Various Artists - Swinging With The Woody Herman Woodchoppers
* Dial 1006   Sonny Berman - Curbstone Scuffle / Charlie Parker - Bird Lore
= Dial D 1   Various Artists - Bebop Jazz 1947
* Dial 1006 (alt.)   Sonny Berman - Curbstone Scuffle / Bill Harris - Woodchopper's Holiday
* Dial 1029   Sonny Berman - Nocturne / Curbstone Scuffle
* Dial 1020   Sonny Berman - Nocturne / Howard McGhee - Thermodynamics
= Dial D 2   Various Artists - Bebop Jazz 1948

Bill Harris Quintet

Bill Harris (trombone) Ralph Burns (piano) Chuck Wayne (guitar) Art Bernstein (bass) Don Lamond (drums) Shorty Rogers (arranger, conductor)
Hollywood, CA, September 21, 1946
D1033-CWoodchopper's HolidayDial 1006 (alt.), 1009
D1033-DFlipping The WigDial LP 210
D1034-EHarris Tweed-
D1034-FSomebody Loves MeDial 1009
* Dial LP 210   Various Artists - Swinging With The Woody Herman Woodchoppers
* Dial 1006 (alt.)   Sonny Berman - Curbstone Scuffle / Bill Harris - Woodchopper's Holiday
* Dial 1009   Bill Harris - Woodchopper's Holiday / Somebody Loves Me

Howard McGhee Sextet

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Dodo Marmarosa (piano) Arvin Garrison (guitar) Bob Kesterson (bass) Roy Porter (drums)
Hollywood, CA, October 18, 1946
D1041-4Dialated Pupils (as High Wind In Hollywood)Dial 1010 (alt.1), 1011; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1041-5Dialated PupilsDial 1011 (alt.), LP 217; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1042-4Midnite At Minton'sDial 1011, 1011 (alt.), LP 217; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1043-1Up In Dodo's RoomDial 1010 (alt.2); Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1043-2-Dial 1010, 1010 (alt.1), 1050, LP 217; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1044-2High Wind In HollywoodDial 1010, 1010 (alt.2), LP 217; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 131   Howard McGhee - Trumpet At Tempo
* Dial LP 217   Various Artists - Night Music
* Dial 1010 (alt.1)   Howard McGhee - Up In Dodo's Room / High Wind In Hollywood
* Dial 1011   Howard McGhee - Dialated Pupils / Midnite At Minton's
* Dial 1011 (alt.)   Howard McGhee - Dialated Pupils / Midnite At Minton's
* Dial 1010 (alt.2)   Howard McGhee - Up In Dodo's Room / High Wind In Hollywood
* Dial 1010   Howard McGhee - Up In Dodo's Room / High Wind In Hollywood
* Dial 1050   Dodo Marmarosa - Dodo's Dance / Up In Dodo's Room

1947

Tyree Glenn And His Orchestra

Peanuts Holland (trumpet) Tyree Glenn (trombone) Hubert Rostaing (clarinet) Don Byas (tenor sax) Billy Taylor (piano) Jean-Jacques Tilche (guitar) Jean Bouchety (bass) Oliver Buford (drums)
Studio Technisonor, Paris, France, January 13, 1947
ST1869Mad MonkBlue Star (F) 24
ST1870Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm GoneBlue Star (F) 26, BEP 74004
ST1871The Hour Of PartingBlue Star (F) 25
ST1872I Can't Get StartedBlue Star (F) 26
ST1873Billie's BounceBlue Star (F) 24
ST1874I Surrender, DearBlue Star (F) 25; Dial 751
* Blue Star (F) BEP 74004; Felsted (E) ESD 3018   Don Byas Re-Boppers
* Blue Star (F) 24   Tyree Glenn - Billie's Bounce / Mad Monk
* Blue Star (F) 26   Tyree Glenn - I Can't Get Started / Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone
* Blue Star (F) 25   Tyree Glenn - I Surrender, Dear / The Hour Of Parting
* Dial 751   Don Byas - These Foolish Things / I Surrender, Dear

Don Byas Re-Boppers

Peanuts Holland (trumpet) Don Byas (tenor sax) Billy Taylor (piano) Jean-Jacques Tilche (guitar) Jean Bouchety (bass) Buford Oliver (drums)
Studio Technisonor, Paris, France, January 27, 1947
ST1895Walking AroundBlue Star (F) 28, BEP 74004
ST1896How High The MoonBlue Star (F) 29; Esquire (E) 10-044
ST1897Red CrossBlue Star (F) 28, BEP 74004
ST1898LauraBlue Star (F) 27; Esquire (E) 10-044; Dial LP 216
ST1899Cement MixerBlue Star (F) 27
ST1900Dynamo ABlue Star (F) 29, 210, BEP 74004
* Dial LP 216   Saxophone Moods With Don Byas
* Blue Star (F) BEP 74004; Felsted (E) ESD 3018   Don Byas Re-Boppers
* Blue Star (F) 28   Don Byas - Walking Around / Red Cross
* Blue Star (F) 29   Don Byas - How High The Moon / Dynamo A
* Esquire (E) 10-044   Don Byas - How High The Moon / Laura
* Blue Star (F) 27   Don Byas - Laura / Cement Mixer
* Blue Star (F) 210   Don Byas - Old Man River / Flamingo

Charlie Parker Septet

Melvyn Broiles, Howard McGhee, Shorty Rogers (trumpet -5) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Russ Freeman (piano) Arnold Fishkin (bass) Jimmy Pratt (drums)
Chuck Copely's home, Hollywood, CA, February 1, 1947
1.Blues I (as On The Sofa)Stash ST-CD-25
2.Blues II (as Kopely Plaza Blues)-
3. D901Lullaby In Rhythm ISpotlite (E) SPJ 107; Stash ST-CD-25
4. D902Lullaby In Rhythm II-
5.Yardbird Suite (incomplete)-
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 107; Zim ZM 1001   Various Artists - Lullaby In Rhythm
* Stash ST-CD-25   Charlie Parker - The Legendary Dial Masters, Vol. 2

Charlie Parker Quartet

Charlie Parker (alto sax) Russ Freeman (piano) Arnold Fishkin (bass) Jimmy Pratt (drums)
Chuck Copely's home, Hollywood, CA, February 1, 1947
K903Home Cooking IIIDial LP 905; Spotlite (E) SPJ 103
K904Home Cooking II-
K905Home Cooking I-
* Dial LP 905   Charlie Parker - Alternate Masters, Vol. 2
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 103   Charlie Parker On Dial, Vol. 3

Charlie Parker Quartet With Earl Coleman

Charlie Parker (alto sax) Erroll Garner (piano) Red Callender (bass) Doc West (drums) Earl Coleman (vocals)
C.P. MacGregor Studios, Los Angeles, CA, February 19, 1947
D1051-CThis Is AlwaysDial 1015 (alt.3), 1019, LP 905; Spotlite (E) SPJ 102
D1051-D-Dial LP 202; Spotlite (E) SPJ 102
D1052-ADark ShadowsDial LP 202, LP 901; Spotlite (E) SPJ 102
D1052-B-Dial LP 901; Spotlite (E) SPJ 102
D1052-C-Dial 1014, 1014 (alt.1), 1014 (alt.2); Spotlite (E) SPJ 102
D1052-D-Spotlite (E) SPJ 102
* Dial LP 905   Charlie Parker - Alternate Masters, Vol. 2
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 102   Charlie Parker On Dial, Vol. 2
* Dial LP 901   Charlie Parker - The Bird Blows The Blues
* Dial LP 202   Charlie Parker, Vol. 2
* Dial 1015 (alt.3)   Charlie Parker - This Is Always / Quasimado
* Dial 1019   Charlie Parker - Dewey Square / Charlie Parker, Earl Coleman - This Is Always
* Dial 1014   Charlie Parker - Bird's Nest / Dark Shadows
* Dial 1014 (alt.1)   Charlie Parker - Bird's Nest / Dark Shadows
* Dial 1014 (alt.2)   Charlie Parker - Bird's Nest / Dark Shadows

Charlie Parker Quartet

Charlie Parker (alto sax) Erroll Garner (piano) Red Callender (bass) Doc West (drums)
C.P. MacGregor Studios, Los Angeles, CA, February 19, 1947
D1053-ABird's NestDial 1014 (alt.2), 1015, LP 905; Spotlite (E) SPJ 102
D1053-B-Dial 1014 (alt.1), LP 905; Spotlite (E) SPJ 102
D1053-C-Dial 1014, 1015 (alt.1), LP 202; Spotlite (E) SPJ 102
D1054-ACool Blues (as Hot Blues) (as Ornithology)Dial LP 202, LP 901; Spotlite (E) SPJ 102
D1054-BCool Blues (as Blowtop Blues)Dial LP 901; Spotlite (E) SPJ 102
D1054-CCool BluesDial 1015, LP 202, LP 901; Spotlite (E) SPJ 102
D1054-CC-Dial 1015 (alt.1), 1015 (alt.2)
D1054-D-Dial LP 901; Spotlite (E) SPJ 102
* Dial LP 905   Charlie Parker - Alternate Masters, Vol. 2
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 102   Charlie Parker On Dial, Vol. 2
* Dial LP 901   Charlie Parker - The Bird Blows The Blues
* Dial LP 202   Charlie Parker, Vol. 2
* Dial 1014 (alt.2)   Charlie Parker - Bird's Nest / Dark Shadows
* Dial 1015   Charlie Parker - Cool Blues / Bird's Nest
* Dial 1014 (alt.1)   Charlie Parker - Bird's Nest / Dark Shadows
* Dial 1014   Charlie Parker - Bird's Nest / Dark Shadows
* Dial 1015 (alt.1)   Charlie Parker - Cool Blues / Bird's Nest
* Dial 1015 (alt.2)   Charlie Parker - Cool Blues / Quasimado

Erroll Garner Trio

Erroll Garner (piano) Red Callender (bass) Doc West (drums)
C.P. MacGregor Studios, Los Angeles, CA, February 19, 1947
D1055-BPastelDial 1016, LP 205; Roost RLP 2213; Jazztone J-1203
D1055-BB-Dial 1016 (alt.)
D1056-BTrioDial 1016, 1016 (alt.), LP 205; Roost RLP 2213; Jazztone J-1203
* Roost RLP 2213   Art Tatum, Erroll Garner - Giants Of The Piano
* Jazztone J-1203   Art Tatum And Erroll Garner - Kings Of The Keyboard
* Dial LP 205   Erroll Garner's Cocktail Time
* Dial 1016   Erroll Garner - Trio / Pastel
* Dial 1016 (alt.)   Erroll Garner - Trio / Pastel

Charlie Parker's New Stars

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Wardell Gray (tenor sax) Dodo Marmarosa (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Red Callender (bass) Don Lamond (drums)
C.P. MacGregor Studios, Los Angeles, CA, February 26, 1947
D1071-ARelaxin' At CamarilloDial 1030, LP 901; Spotlite (E) SPJ 103
D1071-C-Dial 1012; Spotlite (E) SPJ 103
D1071-D-Dial LP 901; Spotlite (E) SPJ 103
D1071-E-Dial LP 202, LP 901; Spotlite (E) SPJ 103
D1072-ACheersDial LP 202; Spotlite (E) SPJ 103
D1072-B-Spotlite (E) SPJ 103
D1072-C--
D1072-D-Dial 1013, 1013 (alt.); Spotlite (E) SPJ 103
D1073-ACarvin' The BirdDial 1013 (alt.), LP 901; Spotlite (E) SPJ 103
D1073-B-Dial 1013, LP 202, LP 901; Spotlite (E) SPJ 103
D1074-AStupendousDial 1022, 1022 (alt.), 1030; Spotlite (E) SPJ 103; Jazztone (Eu) J-1245
D1074-B-Dial LP 202; Spotlite (E) SPJ 103
* Dial LP 901   Charlie Parker - The Bird Blows The Blues
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 103   Charlie Parker On Dial, Vol. 3
* Jazztone (Eu) J-1245   Various Artists - Modern Jazz Festival
= Jazztone (F) J-1245   Various Artists - Festival Du Jazz Moderne
* Dial LP 202   Charlie Parker, Vol. 2
* Dial 1030   Charlie Parker - Relaxin' At Camarillo / Stupendous
* Dial 1012   Charlie Parker - Relaxin' At Camarillo / Serge Chaloff - Blue Serge
* Dial 1013   Charlie Parker - Cheers / Carving The Bird
* Dial 1013 (alt.)   Charlie Parker - Cheers / Carving The Bird
* Dial 1022   Charlie Parker - Stupendous / Dexter Gordon - Bikini
= Dial D 2   Various Artists - Bebop Jazz 1948
* Dial 1022 (alt.)   Charlie Parker - Stupendous / Serge Chaloff, Ralph Burns - Blue Serge

Dexter Gordon Quintet

Melba Liston (trombone) Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Charles Fox (piano) Red Callender (bass) Chuck Thompson (drums)
Hollywood, CA, June 5, 1947
D1081-DMischievous LadyDial 1018; Spotlite (E) SPJ 130, SPJ 130 CD; Xanadu 120
D1081-E-Dial LP 204; Spotlite (E) SPJ 130, SPJ 130 CD; Xanadu 120
D1082-CLullaby In RhythmDial 1038; Phoenix Jazz LP 5; Spotlite (E) SPJ 130 CD; Xanadu 120
D1082-F-Dial LP 204; Spotlite (E) SPJ 133, SPJ 130 CD; Xanadu 120
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 130   Dexter Gordon - The Chase
* Xanadu 120   Dexter Gordon, Fats Navarro, Chubby Jackson - Bebop Revisited, Vol. 1
* Phoenix Jazz LP 5; Spotlite (E) SPJ 136   Nat King Cole Meets The Master Saxes
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 133   Dexter Gordon - Move!
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 130 CD   Dexter Gordon On Dial The Complete Sessions - The Chase
* Dial LP 204   Dexter Gordon
* Dial 1018   Dexter Gordon - Mischievous Lady / Ghost Of A Chance
* Dial 1038   Dexter Gordon - Lullaby In Rhythm / Talk Of The Town

Erroll Garner Duo

Erroll Garner (piano) Irving Ashby (guitar)
Hollywood, CA, June 10, 1947
D1091-CPlay Piano PlayDial 1026, LP 205; Roost RLP 2213; Jazztone J-1203; Spotlite (E) SPJ 129
D1092-ALove Is The Strangest GameSpotlite (E) SPJ 129
D1092-B-Dial 1041, LP 205; Spotlite (E) SPJ 129
D1092-C-Jazztone J-1203
D1093-ABlues GarniDial 1052, LP 205; Jazztone J-1203; Spotlite (E) SPJ 129
D1094-ADon't Worry 'Bout MeSpotlite (E) SPJ 129
D1094-B-Dial 1052, LP 205; Roost RLP 2213; Spotlite (E) SPJ 129
D1094-C-Spotlite (E) SPJ 129
D1095-ALoose NutDial 1041, LP 208; Jazztone J-1203
D1095-B-Spotlite (E) SPJ 129
D1096-ALove For SaleDial 1031, 760, LP 205; Roost RLP 2213; Spotlite (E) SPJ 129
D1097-AFrankie And Johnny Fantasy (as Fantasy On Frankie And Johnny) (as Fantasy)Dial 1026, LP 208; Roost RLP 2213, OJ 1; Jazztone J-1203; Spotlite (E) SPJ 129
D1098-ASloe Gin FizzDial 1031, 760, LP 205; Spotlite (E) SPJ 129
D1098-BTalk No Holes (In My Clothes)Guilde Du Jazz (F) J.1001; Jazztone J-738
* Roost RLP 2213   Art Tatum, Erroll Garner - Giants Of The Piano
* Jazztone J-1203   Art Tatum And Erroll Garner - Kings Of The Keyboard
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 129   Erroll Garner - Play, Piano, Play
* Roost OJ 1   Various Artists - Operation Jazz
* Dial LP 205   Erroll Garner's Cocktail Time
* Dial LP 208   Dodo Marmarosa - Piano Moods
* Guilde Du Jazz (F) J.1001   Erroll Garner Piano Contrasts And Dodo Marmarosa
* Jazztone J-738   Various Artists - Carrefour Du Jazz
* Dial 1026   Erroll Garner - Play Piano Play / Fantasy On Frankie And Johnny
* Dial 1041   Erroll Garner - Loose Nut / Love Is The Strangest Game
* Dial 1052   Erroll Garner - Don't Worry About Me / Blues Garni
* Dial 1031   Erroll Garner - Love For Sale / Sloe Gin Fizz
* Dial 760   Erroll Garner - Sloe Gin Fizz / Love For Sale

Wardell Gray - Dexter Gordon Quintet

Dexter Gordon, Wardell Gray (tenor sax) Jimmy Bunn (piano) Red Callender (bass) Chuck Thompson (drums)
Hollywood, CA, June 12, 1947
D1083-CThe Chase (nc.)Dial LP 211; Spotlite (E) SPJ 130, SPJ 130 CD
D1083-DThe Chase, Part 1Dial 1017; Spotlite (E) SPJ 130, SPJ 130 CD
D1084-DThe Chase, Part 2-
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 130   Dexter Gordon - The Chase
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 130 CD   Dexter Gordon On Dial The Complete Sessions - The Chase
* Dial LP 211   Various Artists - Mr. Saxophone......?
* Dial 1017   Dexter Gordon, Wardell Gray - The Chase, Part 1 & 2

Dexter Gordon Quartet

Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Jimmy Bunn (piano) Red Callender (bass) Chuck Thompson (drums)
Hollywood, CA, June 12, 1947
D1085-AChromatic AberrationDial LP 204
D1085-B-Dial 1054; Spotlite (E) SPJ 130, SPJ 130 CD
D1085-CIridescence (as Chromatic Aberration)Spotlite (E) SPJ 133, SPJ 130 CD
D1086-AIt's The Talk Of The Town I (as On The Town)Dial LP 210; Spotlite (E) SPJ 130, SPJ 130 CD
D1086-BIt's The Talk Of The Town II (as Talk Of The Town)Dial 1038; Spotlite (E) SPJ 133, SPJ 130 CD
D1087-ABikini (as Blues Bikini)Dial 1022, 1054, 759, LP 204; Spotlite (E) SPJ 133, SPJ 130 CD
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 130   Dexter Gordon - The Chase
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 133   Dexter Gordon - Move!
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 130 CD   Dexter Gordon On Dial The Complete Sessions - The Chase
* Dial LP 204   Dexter Gordon
* Dial LP 210   Various Artists - Swinging With The Woody Herman Woodchoppers
* Dial 1054   Dexter Gordon - Chromatic Aberration / Blues Bikini
* Dial 1038   Dexter Gordon - Lullaby In Rhythm / Talk Of The Town
* Dial 1022   Charlie Parker - Stupendous / Dexter Gordon - Bikini
= Dial D 2   Various Artists - Bebop Jazz 1948
* Dial 759   Teddy Edwards - Blues In Teddy's Flat / Bikini

Don Byas Et Ses Rythmes

Don Byas (tenor sax) Jack Dieval (piano) Jean-Jacques Tilche (guitar) Lucien Simoens (bass) Armand Molinetti (drums)
Studio Technisonor, Paris, France, June 12, 1947
ST2067These Foolish ThingsBlue Star (F) 45, 238; Dial 751, LP 216
ST2068HumoresqueBlue Star (F) 41; Dial 1023, LP 216
ST2069Stormy WeatherBlue Star (F) 39; Dial 1023, LP 211
ST2070Riffin' And Jivin'Blue Star (F) 39
ST2071I Can't Explain (as Place Pigalle)Blue Star (F) 41, 238; Dial LP 216
ST2072Blues For Panassie (as Blues For Hughes)Blue Star (F) 45; Dial LP 216
* Dial LP 216   Saxophone Moods With Don Byas
* Dial LP 211   Various Artists - Mr. Saxophone......?
* Blue Star (F) 45   Don Byas - These Foolish Things / Blues For Panassie
* Blue Star (F) 238   Don Byas - These Foolish Things / I Can't Explain
* Dial 751   Don Byas - These Foolish Things / I Surrender, Dear
* Blue Star (F) 41   Don Byas - I Can't Explain / Humoresque
* Dial 1023   Don Byas - Stormy Weather / Humoresque
* Blue Star (F) 39   Don Byas - Stormy Weather / Riffin' And Jivin'

Django Reinhardt Et Le Quintette Du Hot Club De France

Hubert Rostaing (clarinet) Django Reinhardt, Joseph Reinhardt (guitar) Ladislas Czabanyck (bass) Andre Jourdan (drums)
Studio Technisonor, Paris, France, July 6, 1947
ST2086-1For Sentimental ReasonsBlue Star (F) unissued
ST2086-2 (Part 4827)-Blue Star (F) 30
ST2087-1 (Part 5024,5763)Danse NorvegienneBlue Star (F) 38; Dial LP 218; Period SPL 1201
ST2088-1 (Part 4828)Blues For Barclay (as Gypsy Swing)Dial LP 218; Period SPL 1201
ST2088-2 (Part 4828)Blues For BarclayBlue Star (F) 30
ST2089-1Folie A AmphionBlue Star (F) unissued
ST2089-2--
ST2089-3 (Part 4830)-Blue Star (F) 33
ST2090-1 (Part 5766)VetteBlue Star (F) 37
ST2091-1 (Part 4829)Anniversary Song (as Mardi Gras)Blue Star (F) 33; Dial LP 214; Period SPL 1201
ST2092-1 (Part 5768)Swing 48 (as Swing 49)Blue Star (F) 37; Dial 754, LP 214; Period SPL 1201
* Period SPL 1201   Django Reinhardt Memorial, Vol. 1
* Dial LP 218   Django Reinhardt, Vol. 2
* Dial LP 214   Django Reinhardt - The Quintet Of The French Hot Club
= Dial LP 214 (alt.)   Django Reinhardt, Vol. 1
* Blue Star (F) 30   Django Reinhardt - For Sentimental Reasons / Blues For Barclay
* Blue Star (F) 38   Django Reinhardt - Danse Norvegienne / Django's Blues
* Blue Star (F) 33   Django Reinhardt - Folie A Amphion / Anniversary Song
* Blue Star (F) 37   Django Reinhardt - Vette / Swing 48
* Dial 754   Django Reinhardt - Swing 49 / Blues Barbizon

Django Reinhardt Et Le Quintette Du Hot Club De France

Hubert Rostaing (clarinet) Django Reinhardt, Eugene Vees (guitar) Emmanuel Soudieux (bass) Andre Jourdan (drums)
Studio Technisonor, Paris, France, July 18, 1947
ST2104-1 (Part 5755)September SongBlue Star (F) 46
ST2104-2 (Part 5755)-Dial LP 214; Period SPL 1201
ST2105-1 (Part 5756)Brazil (as Santos)Blue Star (F) 50; Dial LP 214; Period SPL 1201
ST2106-1 (Part 5757)I'll Never Smile AgainBlue Star (F) 42
ST2106-2 (Part 5757)I'll Never Smile Again (as Never Smile)Dial LP 218; Period SPL 1201
ST2107New York CityBlue Star (F) unissued
ST2107-2--
ST2107-3 (Part 5758)-Blue Star (F) 46
ST2108-1 (Part 5176)Django's Blues (as Blues Barbizon)Blue Star (F) 38; Dial 754, LP 214; Period SPL 1201
ST2109-1 (Part 5760)Love's MoodBlue Star (F) 98
ST2112-1 (Part 5761)I Love YouBlue Star (F) 42
* Period SPL 1201   Django Reinhardt Memorial, Vol. 1
* Dial LP 214   Django Reinhardt - The Quintet Of The French Hot Club
= Dial LP 214 (alt.)   Django Reinhardt, Vol. 1
* Dial LP 218   Django Reinhardt, Vol. 2
* Blue Star (F) 46   Django Reinhardt - September Song / New York City
* Blue Star (F) 50   Django Reinhardt - Insensiblement / Blues Primitif
* Blue Star (F) 42   Django Reinhardt - I'll Never Smile Again / I Love You
* Blue Star (F) 38   Django Reinhardt - Danse Norvegienne / Django's Blues
* Dial 754   Django Reinhardt - Swing 49 / Blues Barbizon
* Blue Star (F) 98   Django Reinhardt - Love's Mood / ???

Django Reinhardt Et Le Quintette Du Hot Club De France

Hubert Rostaing (clarinet) Django Reinhardt, Joseph Reinhardt (guitar) Emmanuel Soudieux (bass) Andre Jourdan (drums)
Paris, France, October 4, 1947
Part 4763-1Topsy (as Camp Meeting)Blue Star (F) 53; Dial LP 214; Atlantic EP 523; Period SPL 1201
Part 4764-1Moppin' The Bride (as Jumping The Bride) (as The Wedding March)Blue Star (F) 53; Dial 1051, LP 214; Atlantic EP 523; Period SPL 1201
Part 4765-1InsensiblementBlue Star (F) 50
Part 4766-1Mano (as Air France)Blue Star (F) 54; Dial 1051, LP 214; Period SPL 1201
Part 4767-1Blues PrimitifBlue Star (F) 50; Dial LP 218; Atlantic EP 523; Period SPL 1201
Part 4768-1Gipsy With A Song, Part 2 (as Gypsy Without A Song)Blue Star (F) 55; Dial LP 218; Period SPL 1201
Part 4769-1Gipsy With A Song, Part 1Blue Star (F) 55; Period SPL 1201
* Period SPL 1201   Django Reinhardt Memorial, Vol. 1
* Dial LP 214   Django Reinhardt - The Quintet Of The French Hot Club
= Dial LP 214 (alt.)   Django Reinhardt, Vol. 1
* Dial LP 218   Django Reinhardt, Vol. 2
* Atlantic EP 523   Django Reinhardt - Jazz Guitar
* Blue Star (F) 53   Django Reinhardt - Topsy / Moppin' The Bride
* Dial 1051   Django Reinhardt - Jumping The Bride / Air France
* Blue Star (F) 50   Django Reinhardt - Insensiblement / Blues Primitif
* Blue Star (F) 54   Django Reinhardt - Mano (Air France) / ???
* Blue Star (F) 55   Django Reinhardt - Gipsy With A Song, Part 1 & 2

Original Charlie Parker Quintet

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Duke Jordan (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, October 28, 1947
D1101-ADexterityDial LP 203; Spotlite (E) SPJ 104
D1101-B-Dial 1032, 1032 (alt.), LP 905; Spotlite (E) SPJ 104
D1102-ABongo BopDial 1024, LP 901; Spotlite (E) SPJ 104
D1102-B-Dial 1024 (alt.1), LP 901; Spotlite (E) SPJ 104
D1103-ADewey Square (as Air Conditioning) (as Prezology)Dial 1056, LP 210; Spotlite (E) SPJ 104
D1103-BDewey SquareDial LP 203; Spotlite (E) SPJ 104
D1103-C-Dial 1019, LP 905; Spotlite (E) SPJ 104
D1104-AThe HymnDial 1056, 1056 (alt.1), 1056 (alt.2), LP 904; Spotlite (E) SPJ 104
D1104-BThe Hymn (as Superman)Dial LP 212; Spotlite (E) SPJ 104
D1105-ABird Of ParadiseDial 1032, LP 904; Spotlite (E) SPJ 104
D1105-B-Dial LP 203; Spotlite (E) SPJ 104
D1105-C-Dial 1032 (alt.), LP 904; Spotlite (E) SPJ 104
D1106-AEmbraceable YouDial 1024 (alt.1), LP 203; Spotlite (E) SPJ 104
D1106-BEmbraceable You (as Embraceable)Dial 1024, LP 904; Spotlite (E) SPJ 104
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 104   Charlie Parker On Dial, Vol. 4
* Dial LP 905   Charlie Parker - Alternate Masters, Vol. 2
* Dial LP 901   Charlie Parker - The Bird Blows The Blues
* Dial LP 904   Charlie Parker - Alternate Masters, Vol. 1
* Dial LP 203   Charlie Parker, Vol. 3
* Dial LP 210   Various Artists - Swinging With The Woody Herman Woodchoppers
* Dial LP 212   Various Artists - Dizzy Gillespie And Modern Trumpets
* Dial 1032   Charlie Parker - Bird Of Paradise / Dexterity
* Dial 1032 (alt.)   Charlie Parker - Bird Of Paradise / Dexterity
* Dial 1024   Charlie Parker - Bongo Bop / Embraceable You
* Dial 1024 (alt.1)   Charlie Parker - Bongo Bop / Embraceable You
* Dial 1056   Charlie Parker - The Hymn / Air Conditioning
* Dial 1019   Charlie Parker - Dewey Square / Charlie Parker, Earl Coleman - This Is Always
* Dial 1056 (alt.1)   Charlie Parker - The Hymn / Giant Swing
* Dial 1056 (alt.2)   Charlie Parker - Superman / Prezology

Original Charlie Parker Quintet

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Duke Jordan (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums): same personnel
WOR Studios, NYC, November 4, 1947
D1111-CBird FeathersDial 1058, LP 207; Spotlite (E) SPJ 105
D1112-AKlactoveedsedsteneDial 1040, LP 207; Spotlite (E) SPJ 105
D1112-B-Dial LP 904; Spotlite (E) SPJ 105
D1113-BScrapple From The AppleDial LP 203; Spotlite (E) SPJ 105
D1113-C-Dial 1021, LP 904; Spotlite (E) SPJ 105
D1114-AMy Old Flame (as Blue Lamp)Dial 1058, 1058 (alt.), LP 207; Spotlite (E) SPJ 105
D1115-AOut Of NowhereDial LP 207; Spotlite (E) SPJ 105
D1115-BOut Of Nowhere (as Nowhere)Dial LP 904; Spotlite (E) SPJ 105
D1115-COut Of NowhereSpotlite (E) SPJ 105
D1116-ADon't Blame MeDial 1021, LP 203, LP 904; Spotlite (E) SPJ 105
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 105   Charlie Parker On Dial, Vol. 5
* Dial LP 904   Charlie Parker - Alternate Masters, Vol. 1
* Dial LP 207   Charlie Parker, Vol. 4
* Dial LP 203   Charlie Parker, Vol. 3
* Dial 1058   Charlie Parker - My Old Flame / Bird Feathers
* Dial 1040   Charlie Parker - Klactoveedsedstene / Charlie's Wig
* Dial 1021   Charlie Parker - Scrapple From The Apple / Don't Blame Me
= Dial D 2   Various Artists - Bebop Jazz 1948
* Dial 1058 (alt.)   Charlie Parker - Blue Lamp / Habanera Mambobop

Howard McGhee Sextet

Howard McGhee (trumpet) James Moody (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Ray Brown (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, December 3, 1947
D1121-ADorothyDial 1027, LP 209; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1122-ANight MistDial LP 209; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1122-B-Dial 1027, LP 217; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1123-CCoolie-RiniDial 1039, 1039 (alt.), LP 209; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1124-BNight MusicDial 1037, LP 217; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1125-ATurnip BloodDial LP 209; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1125-B-Dial 1047; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1126-CSurrenderDial 1039, LP 209; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1127-ASleep Walker BoogieDial 1039 (alt.), 1047, LP 209; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1128-AStop Time BluesDial LP 209; Spotlite (E) SPJ 131
D1129-AYou-
D1130-ANight In AbyssiniaDial LP 217
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 131   Howard McGhee - Trumpet At Tempo
* Dial LP 209   James Moody - His Saxophone And His Band
* Dial LP 217   Various Artists - Night Music
* Dial 1027   Howard McGhee - Night Mist / Dorothy
* Dial 1039   James Moody - Surrender / Coolie-Rini
* Dial 1039 (alt.)   James Moody - Coolie-Rini / Sleep Walker Boogie
* Dial 1037   Hank Jones - Night Music / Jean Germain - The Chase
* Dial 1047   James Moody - Sleep Walker Boogie / Turnip Blood

Dodo Marmarosa Trio

Dodo Marmarosa (piano) Harry Babasin (bass, cello) Jackie Mills (drums)
Hollywood, CA, December 3, 1947
D1131-CBopmatismDial LP 208; Spotlite (E) SPJ 128
D1131-F-Dial 752; Spotlite (E) SPJ 128
D1132-ADodo DanceDial LP 208; Spotlite (E) SPJ 128
D1132-C-Dial 1050; Spotlite (E) SPJ 128
D1133-ATrade WindsDial 752; Spotlite (E) SPJ 128
D1133-C-Dial LP 208; Spotlite (E) SPJ 128
D1134-EDary DepartsDial 1025 (alt.); Spotlite (E) SPJ 128
D1134-F-Dial LP 208; Spotlite (E) SPJ 128
D1134-G-Dial 1025; Spotlite (E) SPJ 128
D1135-DCosmo StreetDial LP 208; Spotlite (E) SPJ 128
D1135-ECosmo Street (as Lover)Dial 1025, 1025 (alt.); Spotlite (E) SPJ 128
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 128   Dodo Marmarosa - Dodo's Dance
* Dial LP 208   Dodo Marmarosa - Piano Moods
* Dial 752   Dodo Marmarosa - Bopmatism / Trade Winds
* Dial 1050   Dodo Marmarosa - Dodo's Dance / Up In Dodo's Room
* Dial 1025 (alt.)   Dodo Marmarosa - Lover / Dary Departs
* Dial 1025   Dodo Marmarosa - Lover / Dary Departs

Dexter Gordon Quartet

Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Red Callender (bass) Roy Porter (drums)
NYC, December 4, 1947
D1141-CGhost Of A ChanceDial 1042 (alt.), LP 204; Spotlite (E) SPJ 133, SPJ 130 CD
D1141-E-Dial 1018; Spotlite (E) SPJ 130, SPJ 130 CD
D1142-ASweet And LovelyDial LP 204; Spotlite (E) SPJ 130, SPJ 133, SPJ 130 CD
D1142-D-Dial 1042, 1042 (alt.); Spotlite (E) SPJ 130, SPJ 130 CD
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 133   Dexter Gordon - Move!
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 130   Dexter Gordon - The Chase
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 130 CD   Dexter Gordon On Dial The Complete Sessions - The Chase
* Dial LP 204   Dexter Gordon
* Dial 1042 (alt.)   Dexter Gordon - Ghost Of A Chance / Sweet And Lovely
* Dial 1018   Dexter Gordon - Mischievous Lady / Ghost Of A Chance
* Dial 1042   James Moody - Oh, Well! / Dexter Gordon - Sweet And Lovely

Dexter Gordon - Teddy Edwards Quintet

Teddy Edwards, Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Red Callender (bass) Roy Porter (drums)
NYC, December 4, 1947
D1143-CThe Duel, Part 1 (as Horning In, Part 1)Dial 1028 (alt.), LP 204; Spotlite (E) SPJ 130, SPJ 130 CD
D1143-DDThe Duel, Part 1Dial 1028; Spotlite (E) SPJ 130, SPJ 130 CD
D1144-CThe Duel, Part 2 (as Horning In, Part 2)Dial 1028 (alt.), LP 204; Spotlite (E) SPJ 130 CD
D1144-DFThe Duel, Part 2Dial 1028; Spotlite (E) SPJ 130 CD
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 130   Dexter Gordon - The Chase
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 130 CD   Dexter Gordon On Dial The Complete Sessions - The Chase
* Dial LP 204   Dexter Gordon
* Dial 1028 (alt.)   Dexter Gordon, Teddy Edwards - The Duel, Part 1 & 2
= Dial 1048   Dexter Gordon, Teddy Edwards - Horning In, Part 1 & 2
* Dial 1028   Dexter Gordon, Teddy Edwards - The Duel, Part 1 & 2

Teddy Edwards Quartet

Teddy Edwards (tenor sax) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Red Callender (bass) Roy Porter (drums)
NYC, December 4, 1947
D1145-ABlues In Teddy's FlatDial 1033 (alt.); Spotlite (E) SPJ 130 CD
D1145-AA-Dial 1033, 759, LP 211; Onyx ORI 201; Spotlite (E) SPJ 130 CD
* Onyx ORI 201   Teddy Edwards, Dexter Gordon, Leo Parker, Wardell Gray - The Foremost!
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 130 CD   Dexter Gordon On Dial The Complete Sessions - The Chase
* Dial LP 211   Various Artists - Mr. Saxophone......?
* Dial 1033 (alt.)   Fats Navarro - Move / Teddy Edwards - Blues In Teddy's Flat
* Dial 1033   Fats Navarro - Move / Teddy Edwards - Blues In Teddy's Flat
* Dial 759   Teddy Edwards - Blues In Teddy's Flat / Bikini

Rex Stewart And His Orchestra

Rex Stewart (cornet) Sandy Williams (trombone) John Harris (clarinet, alto sax) Vernon Story (tenor sax) Don Gais (piano) Fred Emerlin (bass) Ted Curry (drums)
Studio Technisonor, Paris, France, December 8, 1947
ST2202-1Bebop BoogieBlue Star (F) 65
ST2203-2Feelin' Fine (as Hop Head)Blue Star (F) 67; Dial LP 215
ST2204-1Boy Meets HornDial 755
ST2204-2-Blue Star (F) 66
ST2205-2I Cried For YouBlue Star (F) unissued
ST2205-BBuzz BombDial 755
ST2206-1Just Squeeze MeBlue Star (F) 65
ST2207-1Stompin' At The SavoyBlue Star (F) unissued
ST2208-1Don't Get Around Much AnymoreBlue Star (F) 66
* Dial LP 215   Rex Stewart And His Orchestra - Ellingtonia
* Blue Star (F) 65   Rex Stewart - Bebop Boogie / Just Squeeze Me
* Blue Star (F) 67   Rex Stewart - I Cried For You / Feelin' Fine
* Dial 755   Rex Stewart - Boy Meets Horn / Vernon Story - Buzz Bomb
* Blue Star (F) 66   Rex Stewart - Boy Meets Horn / Don't Get Around Much Anymore

Rex Stewart And His Orchestra

Rex Stewart (cornet) Sandy Williams (trombone) George Kennedy (alto sax, clarinet) Vernon Story (tenor sax) Don Gais (piano) Fred Emerlin (bass) Ted Curry (drums)
Studio Technisonor, Paris, France, December 9 & 10, 1947
ST2205-2I Cried For You (as Trumpet's Prayer)Blue Star (F) 67; Dial LP 215
ST2207-2Stompin' At The SavoyBlue Star (F) 68
ST2209-4Don't Get Around Much Anymore (as Madelaine)Blue Star (F) 69; Dial LP 215
ST2210-1Muskrat Ramble (as Carnival In Naples)-
ST2211-1StoryvilleBlue Star (F) 70
ST2212-1 | 160CherokeeBlue Star (F) 70; Plaza 5502
ST2213-1Run To The CornerBlue Star (F) 71
ST2214-1Georgia On My Mind (as Deep South)Blue Star (F) 71; Dial LP 215
ST2215-1Let's Try ItBlue Star (F) 72
ST2216-1I Didn't Know About You (as Duke 1949)Blue Star (F) 72; Dial LP 215
ST2217-4I'm The Luckiest Fool (as Rome-Paris Express)Blue Star (F) 68; Dial LP 215
ST2218-2At The Barclay's ClubBlue Star (F) 64
ST2219-2Jug BluesBlue Star (F) 64; Dial LP 215
* Dial LP 215   Rex Stewart And His Orchestra - Ellingtonia
* Blue Star (F) 67   Rex Stewart - I Cried For You / Feelin' Fine
* Blue Star (F) 68   Rex Stewart - Stompin' At The Savoy / I'm The Luckiest Fool
* Blue Star (F) 69   Rex Stewart - Don't Get Around Much Anymore / Muskrat Ramble
* Blue Star (F) 70   Rex Stewart - Storyville / Cherokee
* Plaza 5502   Rex Stewart - Cherokee / Last Blues
* Blue Star (F) 71   Rex Stewart - Georgia On My Mind / Run To The Corner
* Blue Star (F) 72   Rex Stewart - Let's Try It / I Didn't Know About You
* Blue Star (F) 64   Rex Stewart - Jug Blues / At The Barclay's Club

Rex Stewart Quintet

Rex Stewart (cornet) Hubert Rostaing (alto sax) Django Reinhardt (guitar) Ladislas Czabanyck (bass) Ted Curry (drums)
Studio Technisonor, Paris, France, December 10, 1947
ST2220-1Night And DayBlue Star (F) unissued
ST2220-2-Fonit (It) BS 25086
ST2220-3 (Part 5241)-Blue Star (F) 73; Dial LP 218; Period SPL 1201
ST2221-1Confessin'Blue Star (F) unissued
ST2221-2--
ST2221-3 (Part 5242)-Blue Star (F) 73; Dial LP 218
* Period SPL 1201   Django Reinhardt Memorial, Vol. 1
* Dial LP 218   Django Reinhardt, Vol. 2
* Blue Star (F) 73   Rex Stewart - Night And Day / Confessin'
* Fonit (It) BS 25086   Rex Stewart Quintet (no details)

Original Charlie Parker Quintet With J.J. Johnson

Miles Davis (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Duke Jordan (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, December 17, 1947
D1151-BDrifting On A Reed (as Giant Swing)Dial 1056 (alt.1), LP 905; Spotlite (E) SPJ 106
D1151-DDrifting On A ReedDial LP 904; Spotlite (E) SPJ 106
D1151-EDrifting On A Reed (as Prezology) (as Air Conditioning)Dial 1043, 1056 (alt.2), LP 207; Spotlite (E) SPJ 106
D1152-AQuasimadoDial LP 203; Spotlite (E) SPJ 106
D1152-B-Dial 1015 (alt.2), 1015 (alt.3), LP 904; Spotlite (E) SPJ 106
D1153-BCharlie's WigDial LP 905; Spotlite (E) SPJ 106
D1153-D-Dial LP 203; Spotlite (E) SPJ 106
D1153-E-Dial 1040, LP 904; Spotlite (E) SPJ 106
D1154-BBongo Beep (as Dexterity)Dial LP 904; Spotlite (E) SPJ 106
D1154-CBongo Beep (as Habanera Mambobop) (as Bird Feathers)Dial 1058 (alt.), LP 207; Spotlite (E) SPJ 106
D1155-ACrazeology (excerpt)Spotlite (E) SPJ 106
D1155-ABXCrazeology II - 3 Ways Of Playing A ChorusDial 1034, 1034 (alt.)
D1155-BCrazeology (excerpt)Spotlite (E) SPJ 106
D1155-CCrazeologyDial LP 905; Spotlite (E) SPJ 106
D1155-D-Dial 1055; Spotlite (E) SPJ 106
D1155-DDD-Dial 1034, LP 207
D1156-AHow Deep Is The Ocean (as How Deep)Dial 1055, LP 904; Spotlite (E) SPJ 106
D1156-BHow Deep Is The OceanDial LP 211; Spotlite (E) SPJ 106
* Dial LP 905   Charlie Parker - Alternate Masters, Vol. 2
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 106   Charlie Parker On Dial, Vol. 6
* Dial LP 904   Charlie Parker - Alternate Masters, Vol. 1
* Dial LP 207   Charlie Parker, Vol. 4
* Dial LP 203   Charlie Parker, Vol. 3
* Dial LP 211   Various Artists - Mr. Saxophone......?
* Dial 1056 (alt.1)   Charlie Parker - The Hymn / Giant Swing
* Dial 1043   Charlie Parker - Drifting On A Reed / The Gypsy
* Dial 1056 (alt.2)   Charlie Parker - Superman / Prezology
* Dial 1015 (alt.2)   Charlie Parker - Cool Blues / Quasimado
* Dial 1015 (alt.3)   Charlie Parker - This Is Always / Quasimado
* Dial 1040   Charlie Parker - Klactoveedsedstene / Charlie's Wig
* Dial 1058 (alt.)   Charlie Parker - Blue Lamp / Habanera Mambobop
* Dial 1034   Charlie Parker - Crazeology / Crazeology II - 3 Ways Of Playing A Chorus
* Dial 1034 (alt.)   Charlie Parker - Crazeology II / Jean Germain - The Chase
* Dial 1055   Charlie Parker - How Deep Is The Ocean / Crazeology

Dodo Marmarosa Solo

Dodo Marmarosa (piano)
private recordings, Hollywood, CA, 1947
Tone Paintings 1Spotlite (E) SPJ 128
Tone Paintings 2-
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 128   Dodo Marmarosa - Dodo's Dance

1948

Earl Coleman And His All Stars

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Don Lanphere (tenor sax) Linton Garner (piano) Al Casey (guitar) Jimmy Johnson (bass) Max Roach (drums) Earl Coleman (vocals)
NYC, November 29, 1948
D1161I Wished On The MoonDial 756
D1162-AGuiltyDial 1049, 756; Spotlite (E) SPJ 133; Xanadu 120
D1163-CYardbird SuiteDial 753; Spotlite (E) SPJ 133; Xanadu 120
D1164-AStranger In Town-
D1165-AAs Time Goes ByDial 1049; Spotlite (E) SPJ 133; Xanadu 120
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 133   Dexter Gordon - Move!
* Xanadu 120   Dexter Gordon, Fats Navarro, Chubby Jackson - Bebop Revisited, Vol. 1
* Dial 756   Earl Coleman - I Wished On The Moon / Guilty
* Dial 1049; Prestige 905   Earl Coleman - Guilty / As Time Goes By
* Dial 753   Earl Coleman - Stranger In Town / Yardbird Suite

Fats Navarro Quintet

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Don Lanphere (tenor sax) Linton Garner (piano) Jimmy Johnson (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, November 29, 1948
D1166-AMoveDial LP 212; Spotlite (E) SPJ 133; Xanadu 120
D1166-B-Dial 1033, 1033 (alt.); Spotlite (E) SPJ 133; Jazztone (Eu) J-1245; Xanadu 120
* Spotlite (E) SPJ 133   Dexter Gordon - Move!
* Xanadu 120   Dexter Gordon, Fats Navarro, Chubby Jackson - Bebop Revisited, Vol. 1
* Jazztone (Eu) J-1245   Various Artists - Modern Jazz Festival
= Jazztone (F) J-1245   Various Artists - Festival Du Jazz Moderne
* Dial LP 212   Various Artists - Dizzy Gillespie And Modern Trumpets
* Dial 1033   Fats Navarro - Move / Teddy Edwards - Blues In Teddy's Flat
* Dial 1033 (alt.)   Fats Navarro - Move / Teddy Edwards - Blues In Teddy's Flat

1949

James Moody Quintet / Don Byas Quartet

Nat Peck (trombone -1,2) James Moody (tenor sax) Don Byas (tenor sax -3,4) Bernard Peiffer (piano) Lucien Simoens (bass) Richie Frost (drums)
Studio Technisonor, Paris, France, July 7, 1949
1. ST2728-2ConvulsionsBlue Star (F) 130
2. ST2729-2Oh, Well! (as In The Mood)Blue Star (F) 130; Dial 1042, LP 211
3. ST2730-2VersoBlue Star (F) 131
4. ST2731-2Recto-
* Dial LP 211   Various Artists - Mr. Saxophone......?
* Blue Star (F) 130   James Moody - Convulsions / Oh, Well!
* Dial 1042   James Moody - Oh, Well! / Dexter Gordon - Sweet And Lovely
* Blue Star (F) 131   Don Byas - Verso / Recto

Arne Domnerus Favourite Group

Leppe Sundevall (trumpet) Arne Domnerus (alto sax) James Moody (tenor sax) Per-Arne Croona (baritone sax) Gosta Theselius (piano) Yngve Akerberg (bass) Sven Bollhem (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, October 6, 1949
mr19 | 4265LauraMetronome (Swd) J 109; Savoy MG 9032; Esquire (E) 10-393
mr20-ACar RiderMetronome (Swd) J 109; Dial 1044; Esquire (E) 10-129
mr21-ADeep Purple (as Deep Freeze)Metronome (Swd) J 110; Dial 1044, LP 211; Esquire (E) 10-129
mr22Everything But YouMetronome (Swd) J 110, JMLP 2-104
* Metronome (Swd) JMLP 2-104   Various Artists - Swedish Jazz 1949-1956, Vol. 1 - Siesta
* Savoy MG 9032   Various Artists - Modern Music From Sweden
* Dial LP 211   Various Artists - Mr. Saxophone......?
* Metronome (Swd) J 109   Arne Domnerus - Laura / Car Rider
* Esquire (E) 10-393   Arne Domnerus - Laura / ???
* Dial 1044   Arne Domnerus - Deep Purple / Car Rider
* Esquire (E) 10-129   Arne Domnerus - Car Rider / Deep Purple
* Metronome (Swd) J 110   Arne Domnerus - Deep Purple / Everything But You

Buck Clayton Sextet

Buck Clayton (trumpet) Merrill Stepter (trumpet -1/3,7) Don Byas (tenor sax -1/4,7) Charlie Lewis (piano) Georges Hadjo (bass) Wallace Bishop (drums)
Paris, France, October 10, 1949
1. RJS900-2High TideRoyal Jazz (F) RJ 719
2. RJS901-1Swingin' At SundownVogue (F) V 5063
3. RJS902-3Who's Sorry NowRoyal Jazz (F) RJ 720
4. RJS903-2Sugar BluesRoyal Jazz (F) RJ 720; Vogue (F) LD 053; Dial LP 306
5. RJS904-1Blues In FirstRoyal Jazz (F) RJ 721; Vogue (F) LD 053; Dial LP 306
6. RJS904-2Blues In SecondRoyal Jazz (F) RJ 721
7. RJS905-2Don's BluesRoyal Jazz (F) RJ 719
* Vogue (F) LD 053   Earl Hines - Encores
* Dial LP 306   Earl Hines All Stars And Trio, Vol. 2
* Royal Jazz (F) RJ 719   Buck Clayton - High Tide / Don's Blues
* Vogue (F) V 5063   Buck Clayton - Swingin' At Sundown / Stormy Weather
* Royal Jazz (F) RJ 720   Buck Clayton - Who's Sorry Now / Sugar Blues
* Royal Jazz (F) RJ 721   Buck Clayton - Blues In First / Blues In Second

Sidney Bechet And His All Star Band

Bill Coleman (trumpet -1,2,4) Sidney Bechet (soprano sax) Frank "Big Boy" Goodie (tenor sax -1,2,4) Charlie Lewis (piano -1,2,4/6) Pierre Michelot (bass -1,2,4/6) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Paris, France, October 20, 1949
1. V3023-1Orphan Annie's BluesVogue (F) V 5017, LD 042
2. V3024-1Happy Go Lucky BluesVogue (F) V 5017, LD 044
3. V3025-1Klook's Blues (as Klook Klux Khan)Vogue (F) V 5018; Dial LP 301
4. V3026-1American Rhythm (as Blackstick)-
5. V3027-1Out Of NowhereVogue (F) V 5019; Dial LP 301
6. V3028-2Mon HommeVogue (F) V 5019, LD 015; Dial LP 301
* Vogue (F) LD 042   Various Artists - Rendez-Vous Dansant, Vol. 1
* Vogue (F) LD 044   Various Artists - Rendez-Vous Dansant, Vol. 3
* Dial LP 301   Sidney Bechet's Blackstick
= Dial LP 301 (alt.)   Blackstick With Sidney Bechet
* Vogue (F) LD 015   Sidney Bechet, Claude Luter - Bechet-Luter Favorites
* Vogue (F) V 5017   Sidney Bechet - Orphan Annie's Blues / Happy Go Lucky Blues
* Vogue (F) V 5018   Sidney Bechet - Klook's Blues / American Rhythm
* Vogue (F) V 5019   Sidney Bechet - Out Of Nowhere / Mon Homme

Earl Hines Trio

Earl Hines (piano) Arvell Shaw (bass) Wallace Bishop (drums)
Paris, France, November 4, 1949
RJS906-2I Never DreamtRoyal Jazz (F) RJ 727; Vogue (F) LD 053, LD 695-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9861; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 58; Dial LP 306
RJS907-3Snappy RhythmRoyal Jazz (F) RJ 727; Vogue (F) LD 041, LD 695-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9861; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 58; Dial LP 303
* Vogue (F) LD 695-30   Earl Hines - Fatha - 15eme Anniversaire Des Disques Vogue, Vol. 57
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9861   Earl Hines - The Many Faces Of Jazz, Vol. 50
* Jazz Legacy (F) JL 58   Earl Hines - Boogie Woogie On St. Louis Blues - Jazz Legacy 8
* Vogue (F) LD 053   Earl Hines - Encores
* Dial LP 306   Earl Hines All Stars And Trio, Vol. 2
* Vogue (F) LD 041   Earl Hines
* Dial LP 303   Earl Hines And His All Stars
* Royal Jazz (F) RJ 727   Earl Hines - I Never Dreamt / Snappy Rhythm

Earl Hines All Star Quintet

Buck Clayton (trumpet -1/5,7,8) Barney Bigard (clarinet) Earl Hines (piano) Arvell Shaw (bass) Wallace Bishop (drums)
Paris, France, November 4, 1949
1. RJS908-1ChicagoRoyal Jazz (F) RJ 724; Vogue (F) LD 041, LD 695-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9861; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 58; Dial LP 303
2. RJS909-2Night Life In Pompeii (alternate take)Vogue (F) SCK 02-30; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 58
3. RJS909-3Night Life In Pompeii (as Night Life In Pompey)Royal Jazz (F) RJ 725; Vogue (F) LD 053, LD 695-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9861; Swing (F) C 103; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 58; Dial LP 303
4. RJS910-1Japanese SandmanRoyal Jazz (F) RJ 726; Vogue (F) LD 053, LD 695-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9861; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 58; Dial LP 303
5. RJS911-2Rhythm Business (as Three Way Action)Royal Jazz (F) RJ 726; Vogue (F) LD 053, LD 695-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9861; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 58; Dial LP 306
6. RJS912-3Tea For TwoRoyal Jazz (F) RJ 724; Vogue (F) LD 041, LD 695-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9861; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 58; Dial LP 303
7. RJS913-1Air France Stomp (as Chicken Jump)Vogue (F) LD 053, LD 695-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9861; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 58; Dial LP 306
8. RJS913-2Air France StompRoyal Jazz (F) RJ 725; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 58
* Vogue (F) LD 695-30   Earl Hines - Fatha - 15eme Anniversaire Des Disques Vogue, Vol. 57
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9861   Earl Hines - The Many Faces Of Jazz, Vol. 50
* Jazz Legacy (F) JL 58   Earl Hines - Boogie Woogie On St. Louis Blues - Jazz Legacy 8
* Vogue (F) SCK 02-30   Various Artists - Super Collection Kangourou, No. 2
* Swing (F) C 103   Various Artists - 50 Ans De Jazz
* Vogue (F) LD 041   Earl Hines
* Dial LP 303   Earl Hines And His All Stars
* Vogue (F) LD 053   Earl Hines - Encores
* Dial LP 306   Earl Hines All Stars And Trio, Vol. 2
* Royal Jazz (F) RJ 724   Earl Hines - Chicago / Tea For Two
* Royal Jazz (F) RJ 725   Earl Hines - Night Life In Pompeii / Air France Stomp
* Royal Jazz (F) RJ 726   Earl Hines - Japanese Sandman / Rhythm Business

Earl Hines Trio

Earl Hines (piano) Arvell Shaw (bass) Wallace Bishop (drums)
Paris, France, November 4, 1949
RJS914-1Honeysuckle RoseRoyal Jazz (F) RJ 723; Vogue (F) LD 041, 416039, LD 695-30; Pop (F) SPO 17054, CBM 60013; Swing (F) C 103; Mode (F) MDINT 9369, CMDINT 9861; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 58; Dial LP 303
RJS914-2Honeysuckle Rose (alternate take)Royal Jazz (F) RJ 728; Vogue (F) LD 053, LD 695-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9861; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 58; Dial LP 306
RJS915-1Fine And DandyRoyal Jazz (F) RJ 722; Vogue (F) LD 041, LD 695-30; Pop (F) CBM 60013; Mode (F) CMDINT 9515, CMDINT 9861; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 58; Dial LP 303
* Vogue (F) 416039   Various Artists - Jazz Masters
* Vogue (F) LD 695-30   Earl Hines - Fatha - 15eme Anniversaire Des Disques Vogue, Vol. 57
* Swing (F) C 103   Various Artists - 50 Ans De Jazz
* Mode (F) MDINT 9369   Various Artists - Initiation Au Jazz, Vol. 1
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9861   Earl Hines - The Many Faces Of Jazz, Vol. 50
* Jazz Legacy (F) JL 58   Earl Hines - Boogie Woogie On St. Louis Blues - Jazz Legacy 8
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9515   Various Artists - Piano - The Many Faces Of Jazz, Vol. 3
* Vogue (F) LD 041   Earl Hines
* Pop (F) CBM 60013   Various Artists - Piano Jazz - Jazz Pour Vous 3
* Dial LP 303   Earl Hines And His All Stars
* Vogue (F) LD 053   Earl Hines - Encores
* Dial LP 306   Earl Hines All Stars And Trio, Vol. 2
* Pop (F) SPO 17054   Earl Hines, Duke Ellington, Erroll Garner, Art Tatum - ABC Du Jazz, Vol. J - "Middle Jazz" Piano
* Royal Jazz (F) RJ 723   Earl Hines - Honeysuckle Rose / Singin' For My French Brother
* Royal Jazz (F) RJ 728   Earl Hines - Honeysuckle Rose / Sugar
* Royal Jazz (F) RJ 722   Earl Hines - Fine And Dandy / Boogie Woogie On St. Louis Blues

Earl Hines Trio/Solo

Earl Hines (piano) Arvell Shaw (bass) Wallace Bishop (drums): same personnel
Paris, France, November 6, 1949
RJS916-1SugarRoyal Jazz (F) RJ 728; Vogue (F) LD 041, LD 695-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9861; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 58; Dial LP 306
Earl Hines (piano, vocals)
RJS917-2Boogie Woogie On St. Louis BluesRoyal Jazz (F) RJ 722; Vogue (F) LD 041, LD 695-30, DP 64; Pop (F) CBM 60007-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9513, CMDINT 9861; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 58; Dial LP 303
RJS918-1Singin' For My French BrotherRoyal Jazz (F) RJ 723; Vogue (F) LD 041, LD 695-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9861; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 58; Dial LP 306
* Vogue (F) LD 695-30   Earl Hines - Fatha - 15eme Anniversaire Des Disques Vogue, Vol. 57
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9861   Earl Hines - The Many Faces Of Jazz, Vol. 50
* Jazz Legacy (F) JL 58   Earl Hines - Boogie Woogie On St. Louis Blues - Jazz Legacy 8
* Vogue (F) DP 64   Various Artists - 25 Geants Du Piano Jazz
* Pop (F) CBM 60007-30   Various Artists - Blues Moderne - Jazz Pour Vous 1?
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9513   Various Artists - Blues Traditionnel - The Many Faces Of Jazz, Vol. 1
* Vogue (F) LD 041   Earl Hines
* Dial LP 306   Earl Hines All Stars And Trio, Vol. 2
* Dial LP 303   Earl Hines And His All Stars
* Royal Jazz (F) RJ 728   Earl Hines - Honeysuckle Rose / Sugar
* Royal Jazz (F) RJ 722   Earl Hines - Fine And Dandy / Boogie Woogie On St. Louis Blues
* Royal Jazz (F) RJ 723   Earl Hines - Honeysuckle Rose / Singin' For My French Brother

1950

Willie "The Lion" Smith Solo

Willie "The Lion" Smith (piano)
Paris, France, January 29, 1950
Don't You Hit That Lady Dressed In GreenVogue (F) LD 008, (E) LDE 177; Dial LP 305
Maple Leaf Rag-
Don't You Dare To Strike Me Again-
Shine-
Dark Town Strutters Ball-
Pork And Beans-
Chevy Chase-
Oh, You Devil, Rag-
When I Walk With Billy-
Buddy Bolden's Blues-
Passionette-
* Vogue (F) LD 008   Willie "The Lion" Smith - Reminiscing The Piano Greats
* Vogue (E) LDE 177   Willie "The Lion" Smith - Reminiscing The Piano Greats
* Dial LP 305   Willie "The Lion" Smith - Harlem Memories

"King David" And His Little Jazz / Roy Eldridge Quartet

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Gerry Wiggins (piano) Pierre Michelot (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Paris, France, June 14, 1950
VG4006-1 | D453 | D459Easter ParadeVogue (F) V 5044; Mode (F) CMDINT 9568; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55; Discovery 153
VG4006-2Easter Parade (alternate take)Vogue (F) LD 507-30; Discovery DL 2009
VG4007-1 | D451 | D457Wild DriverVogue (F) V 5044, LD 507-30; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55; Discovery 152, DL 2009
VG4007-2Wild Driver (alternate take)Mode (F) CMDINT 9568
VG4007-3-Vogue (F) unissued
VG4007-4--
VG4008-1If I Had YouVogue (F) V 5045, LD 039, LD 507-30; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55; Dial LP 304
VG4009-1Nuts (as Poco Mania)Vogue (F) V 5045, LD 039, LD 507-30; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55; Pop (F) CBM 60016; Mode (F) CMDINT 9516
VG4010-1Someone To Watch Over MeVogue (F) V 5046, LD 039; Swing (F) C 103; Mode (F) CMDINT 9568; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55
VG4010-2Someone To Watch Over Me (alternate take)Vogue (F) LD 507-30
VG4011-1Goliath BounceVogue (F) V 5046, LD 039, LD 507-30; Pop (F) SPO 17056; Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9568   Roy Eldridge - The Many Faces Of Jazz, Vol. 9
* Jazz Legacy (F) JL 55   Roy Eldridge - "Little Jazz" Jazz - Jazz Legacy 5
* Vogue (F) LD 507-30   Roy Eldridge - Little Jazz - 10eme Anniversaire Des Disques Vogue, Vol. 12
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9516   Various Artists - Trumpet - The Many Faces Of Jazz, Vol. 4
* Swing (F) C 103   Various Artists - 50 Ans De Jazz
* Discovery DL 2009   Roy Eldridge, Zoot Sims - Roy And Zoot
* Vogue (F) LD 039   Roy Eldridge - Joue Pour La Danse
* Dial LP 304   Roy Eldridge And His Orchestra
* Pop (F) CBM 60016   Various Artists - Trompette - Jazz Pour Vous 4
* Pop (F) SPO 17056   Roy Eldridge, Buck Clayton, Joe Newman, Jonah Jones - ABC Du Jazz, Vol. K - "Middle Jazz" Trumpet
* Vogue (F) V 5044   Roy Eldridge - Easter Parade / Wild Driver
* Discovery 153, 45-153   Roy Eldridge - King David / Easter Parade
* Discovery 152, 45-152   Roy Eldridge - The Man I Love / Wild Driver
* Vogue (F) V 5045   Roy Eldridge - If I Had You / Nuts
* Vogue (F) V 5046   Roy Eldridge - Someone To Watch Over Me / Goliath Bounce

Sidney Bechet Avec Claude Luter Et Son Orchestre

Pierre Dervaux (trumpet) Bernard Zacharias (trombone) Claude Luter (clarinet) Sidney Bechet (clarinet, vocals) Christian Azzi (piano) Roland Bianchini (bass) Francois "Moustache" Galepides (drums)
Paris, France, October 6, 1950
V3083Ni Queue Ni TeteVogue (F) V 5089, LD 015; Dial LP 301
V3095Moulin A CafeVogue (F) V 5066, V 45-408, LD 006; Dial LP 301
V3096Maryland, My MarylandVogue (F) V 5065, LD 006
V3097Careless Love Blues (as Careless Love)Vogue (F) V 5068, V 45-32, LD 006; Dial LP 301
V3098Moustache GauloiseVogue (F) V 5089, LD 015
V3099Francis BluesVogue (F) V 5064, V 45-317, LD 006
V3100Casey JonesVogue (F) V 5069, V 45-408
V3101Blues In My HeartVogue (F) V 5069, V 45-412, LD 006
V3102LasticVogue (F) V 5065, V 45-606, LD 006
V3103Madame Becassine (as MME. Becassine)Vogue (F) V 5064, V 45-606, LD 006; Dial LP 301
V3104Down Home RagVogue (F) V 5068
V3105Society BluesVogue (F) V 5067, V 45-02, LD 001
V3106Bill BaileyVogue (F) V 5066, V 45-412, LD 006
V3107Royal Garden BluesVogue (F) V 5067, LD 001
* Vogue (F) LD 015   Sidney Bechet, Claude Luter - Bechet-Luter Favorites
* Dial LP 301   Sidney Bechet's Blackstick
= Dial LP 301 (alt.)   Blackstick With Sidney Bechet
* Vogue (F) LD 006   Sidney Bechet - Claude Luter Et Son Orchestre, Vol. 2
* Vogue (F) LD 001   Sidney Bechet - Claude Luter Et Son Orchestre, Vol. 1
* Vogue (F) V 5089   Sidney Bechet - Ni Queue Ni Tete / Moustache Gauloise
* Vogue (F) V 5066   Sidney Bechet - Moulin A Cafe / Bill Bailey
* Vogue (F) V 5065   Sidney Bechet - Maryland, My Maryland / Lastic
* Vogue (F) V 5068   Sidney Bechet - Careless Love Blues / Down Home Rag
* Vogue (F) V 5064   Sidney Bechet - Francis Blues / Madame Becassine
* Vogue (F) V 5069   Sidney Bechet - Casey Jones / Blues In My Heart
* Vogue (F) V 5067   Sidney Bechet - Society Blues / Royal Garden Blues
* Vogue (F) V 45-408, V 45-32, V 45-317, V 45-412, V 45-606, V 45-02   Sidney Bechet Avec Claude Luter Et Son Orchestre (no details)

Roy Eldridge Septet

Roy Eldridge (trumpet, vocals) Benny Vasseur (trombone) Albert Ferreri (tenor sax) William Boucaya (baritone sax) Raymond Fol (piano) Barney Spieler (bass) Robert Barnet (drums)
Paris, France, October 28, 1950
VG3108-1I Remember HarlemVogue (F) V 5072, LD 039; Dial LP 304
VG3109-1Baby, Don't Do Me Like ThatVogue (F) V 5047
VG3109-2Baby, Don't Do Me Like That (as Poco Mania)Vogue (F) LD 507-30; Dial LP 304
VG3109-3Baby, Don't Do Me Like ThatVogue (F) unissued
VG3110-1Une Petite LaitueVogue (F) V 5047, LD 004
VG3110-2-Vogue (F) LD 507-30
VG3110-3-Mode (F) CMDINT 9568
VG3111-2L'Isle AdamVogue (F) V 5073, LD 039, LD 507-30; Dial LP 304
VG3112-1Black And BlueVogue (F) V 5073, LD 039
VG3112-1-3-Dial LP 304
VG3112-2-Vogue (F) LD 507-30
VG3113-1Tu Disais Que Tu M'aimais (as Trumpet Lament)Vogue (F) V 5072, LD 004; Dial LP 304
VG3113-2Tu Disais Que Tu M'aimaisJazz Legacy (F) JL 92
* Vogue (F) LD 507-30   Roy Eldridge - Little Jazz - 10eme Anniversaire Des Disques Vogue, Vol. 12
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9568   Roy Eldridge - The Many Faces Of Jazz, Vol. 9
* Jazz Legacy (F) JL 92   Roy Eldridge - Une Petite Laitue - Jazz Legacy 42
* Vogue (F) LD 039   Roy Eldridge - Joue Pour La Danse
* Dial LP 304   Roy Eldridge And His Orchestra
* Vogue (F) LD 004   Roy Eldridge And His "Little Jazz"
* Vogue (F) V 5072   Roy Eldridge - I Remember Harlem / Tu Disais Que Tu M'aimais
* Vogue (F) V 5047   Roy Eldridge - Baby, Don't Do Me Like That / Une Petite Laitue
* Vogue (F) V 5073   Roy Eldridge - L'Isle Adam / Black And Blue

1951 (5th anniversary)

Roy Eldridge Duo

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Claude Bolling (piano)
Paris, France, March 29, 1951
51V3126-1Wild Man BluesVogue (F) V 5092, LD 004; Dial LP 304
51V3126-2-Jazz Legacy (F) JL 92
51V3127-1FireworksVogue (F) V 5092, LD 004; Dial LP 304
51V3127-2-Jazz Legacy (F) JL 92
* Jazz Legacy (F) JL 92   Roy Eldridge - Une Petite Laitue - Jazz Legacy 42
* Vogue (F) LD 004   Roy Eldridge And His "Little Jazz"
* Dial LP 304   Roy Eldridge And His Orchestra
* Vogue (F) V 5092   Roy Eldridge - Wild Man Blues / Fireworks

Sidney Bechet And Claude Luter With Andre Reweliotty's Mimosa Jazzband

Marcel Bornstein (cornet) Jean-Louis Durand (trombone) Andre Reweliotty (clarinet) Sidney Bechet (soprano sax) Yannick Singery (piano) Zozo D'Halluin (bass) Michel Pacout (drums)
Paris, France, September 7, 1951
51V4087Kansas City Man Blues (as Kansas City Man)Vogue (F) V 5100, LD 025; Dial LP 302
51V4088Together-
51V4089Apex BluesVogue (F) V 5101, LD 025; Dial LP 302
51V4090Sleepy Time Gal-
Marcel Bornstein (cornet) Jean-Louis Durand (trombone) Andre Reweliotty (clarinet) Sidney Bechet (soprano sax) Yannick Singery (piano) Zozo D'Halluin (bass) Wallace Bishop (drums)
51V4091Of All The Wrongs You've Done To Me (as All The Wrongs)Vogue (F) V 5102, LD 025; Dial LP 302
51V4092Darling Nelly Gray (as Nelly Gray)-
51V4093Old Grey BonnetVogue (F) V 5103, LD 025; Dial LP 302
51V4094Sidney's Wedding Day-
* Vogue (F) LD 025   Sidney Bechet - Bechet Souvenirs
* Dial LP 302   Sidney Bechet With Wally Bishop's Orchestra
* Vogue (F) V 5100   Sidney Bechet - Kansas City Man Blues / Together
* Vogue (F) V 5101   Sidney Bechet - Apex Blues / Sleepy Time Gal
* Vogue (F) V 5102   Sidney Bechet - Of All The Wrongs You've Done To Me / Darling Nelly Gray
* Vogue (F) V 5103   Sidney Bechet - Old Grey Bonnet / Sidney's Wedding Day

Others

Jean Germain Solo

Jean Germain (piano)
unknown location, date
(Part 6758)The ChaseDial 1034 (alt.), 1037
* Dial 1034 (alt.)   Charlie Parker - Crazeology II / Jean Germain - The Chase
* Dial 1037   Hank Jones - Night Music / Jean Germain - The Chase