Dicky Wells Catalog

1937 (age 30)

Django Reinhardt - Django Et Ses Amis Americans  (La Voix De Son Maitre (F) CHTX 240551)

Bill Coleman, Lester "Shad" Collins, Bill Dillard, trumpet; Dicky Wells, trombone; Django Reinhardt, guitar; Richard Fullbright, bass; Bill Beason, drums.
Paris, France, July 7, 1937
OLA1884-1Bugle Call Rag
OLA1885-1Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea

Dicky Wells In Paris  (La Voix De Son Maitre (F) FELP 153)

Bill Coleman, trumpet; Lester "Shad" Collins, Bill Dillard, trumpet #1; Dicky Wells, trombone; Django Reinhardt, guitar; Richard Fullbright, bass; Bill Beason, drums.
Paris, France, July 7, 1937
1. OLA1886-1I Got Rhythm
2. OLA1887-1Sweet Sue
Bill Dillard, trumpet #1,2,4; Lester "Shad" Collins, trumpet #1-3; Dicky Wells, trombone; Howard Johnson, alto sax #1-4; Sam Allen, piano; Roger Chaput, guitar; Bill Beason, drums.
Paris, France, July 12, 1937
1. OLA1894-1I've Found A New Baby
2. OLA1895-1Dinah
3. OLA1896-1Nobody's Blues But My Own
4. OLA1897-1Hot Club Blues
5. OLA1898-1Lady Be Good
6. OLA1899-1Dicky Wells Blues
** also issued on La Voix De Son Maitre (F) HTX 40329.

Django Reinhardt - Django, Vol. 5  (La Voix De Son Maitre (F) FELP 184)

Bill Coleman, trumpet, vocals #1, trumpet #2; Dicky Wells, trombone; Django Reinhardt, guitar; Richard Fullbright, bass; Bill Beason, drums.
Paris, France, July 7, 1937
1. OLA1888-1Hangin' Around Boudon
2. OLA1889-1Japanese Sandman
** also issued on La Voix De Son Maitre (F) HTX 40272 entitled "Django, Vol. 6".

1946

Various Artists - The Complete H.R.S. Sessions  (Mosaic MD6-187)

George Treadwell, trumpet; Dicky Wells, trombone; Budd Johnson, tenor sax; Cecil Scott, baritone sax; Jimmy Jones, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Jimmy Crawford, drums; Sarah Vaughan, vocals.
NYC, March 21, 1946
1033-1We're Through

Various Artists - Giants Of Small-Band Swing, Vol. 2  (Riverside RLP 12-145)

George Treadwell, trumpet; Dicky Wells, trombone; Budd Johnson, tenor sax; Cecil Scott, baritone sax; Jimmy Jones, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Jimmy Crawford, drums.
NYC, March 21, 1946
1034-2Bed Rock
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC-1724, OJCCD-1724-2.

Various Artists - Giants Of Small-Band Swing, Vol. 1  (Riverside RLP 12-143)

George Treadwell, trumpet; Dicky Wells, trombone; Budd Johnson, tenor sax; Cecil Scott, baritone sax; Jimmy Jones, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Jimmy Crawford, drums.: same session.
NYC, March 21, 1946
1035Opera In Blue
1036-1Drag Nasty (The Walk)
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC-1723, OJCCD-1723-2.

1958 (age 51)

Dicky Wells - Bones For The King  (Felsted (E) FAJ 7006)

Vic Dickenson, George Matthews, Benny Morton, Dicky Wells, trombone; Skip Hall, piano; Major Holley, bass; Jo Jones, drums.
NYC, February 3, 1958
Bones For The King
Sweet Daddy Spo-de-o
You Took My Heart
Buck Clayton, trumpet; Dicky Wells, trombone; Rudy Rutherford, clarinet, baritone sax; Buddy Tate, tenor, baritone sax; Skip Hall, piano; Everett Barksdale, guitar; Major Holley, bass; Jo Jones, drums.
NYC, February 4, 1958
Hello Smack!
Come And Get It
Stan's Dance
** also issued on Felsted (E) SJA 2006; Affinity (E) AFF 164; Master Jazz Recordings MJR 8127.

1959

Dicky Wells - Trombone Four-In-Hand  (Felsted (E) FAJ 7009)

Vic Dickenson, George Matthews, Benny Morton, Dicky Wells, trombone; Skip Hall, piano, organ; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Everett Barksdale, bass; Herbie Lovelle, drums.
NYC, April 21, 1959
Blue Moon
Air Lift
It's All Over Now
Wine-O Junction
Vic Dickenson, George Matthews, Benny Morton, Dicky Wells, trombone; Skip Hall, piano, organ; Everett Barksdale, guitar; Major Holley, bass; Herbie Lovelle, drums.
NYC, probably April 22, 1959
Heavy Duty
Short, Tall, Fat, Small
Girl Hunt
** also issued on Felsted (E) SJA 2009; Affinity (E) AFF 168. Master Jazz Recordings MJR 8118 entitled "Dickie Wells All Stars - Trombone Four-In-Hand".