Dodo Marmarosa Catalog

1946 (age 21)

Teddy Edwards, Vivian Garry, Dodo Marmarosa - Central Avenue Breakdown, Vol. 1  (Onyx ORI 212)

Lucky Thompson, tenor sax #2,4; Dodo Marmarosa, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Jackie Mills, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, January 11, 1946
1. 225AMellow Mood
2. 225BHow High The Moon
3. 226ADodo's Blues
4. 226BI Surrender, Dear
Dodo Marmarosa, piano #1, piano, vocals #2; Barney Kessel, guitar; Gene Englund, bass.
Los Angeles, CA, September 23, 1946
1. V2070Raindrops
2. RL90163I've Got News For You

Dodo Marmarosa - Dodo's Dance  (Spotlite (E) SPJ 128)

Dodo Marmarosa, piano.
AFRS radio broadcast, Hollywood, CA, circa February, 1946
Deep Purple
Tea For Two
Dodo Marmarosa, piano; Harry Babasin, bass, cello; Jackie Mills, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, December 3, 1947
D1132-ADodo Dance
D1133-ATrade Winds
D1134-EDary Departs
D1135-DCosmo Street
D1135-ECosmo Street (as Lover)
Dodo Marmarosa, piano.
private recordings, Hollywood, CA, 1947
Tone Paintings 1
Tone Paintings 2


Dodo Marmarosa - Piano Man  (Phoenix Jazz LP 20)

Dodo Marmarosa, piano; Barney Kessel, guitar; Gene Englund, bass.
transcriptions, Hollywood, CA, July 16, 1947
Opus #5
You Thrill Me So
I'm In Love
Cosmo Street
Lover Come Back To Me
Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
Dodo's Bounce


Various Artists - The Modern Jazz Piano Album  (Savoy SJL 2247)

Dodo Marmarosa, piano; Thomas Mandrus, bass; Joe Wallace, drums.
Pittsburgh, PA, July 21, 1950
PIT8600My Foolish Heart
PIT8601Blue Room
PIT8602Why Was I Born
PIT8603The Night Is Young


Dodo Marmarosa, Lorraine Geller - West Coast Piano Touch  (Vantage (J) NLP-5011)

Shorty Rogers, trumpet; Milt Bernhart, trombone; Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre, tenor sax; Dodo Marmarosa, piano; Howard Rumsey, bass; Shelly Manne, drums.
"The Lighthouse", Hermosa Beach, CA, August 17, 1952
Just You, Just Me
How High The Moon
Good Bait

1956 (age 31)

Dodo Marmarosa - Pittsburgh 1958  (Uptown UPCD 27.44)

Dodo Marmarosa, piano; Johnny Vance, bass; Chuck Spatafore, drums; Danny Conn, announcer.
University Of Pittsburgh Student Union Concert, "Stephen Foster Memorial Hall", Oakland, CA, March, 1956?
I've Never Been In Love Before
Danny Conn, trumpet; Buzzy Renn, alto sax; Dodo Marmarosa, piano; Jimmy DeJulio, bass; Chuck Spatafore, drums.
Pazcuzzi Studios, Pittsburgh, PA, November 8, 1957
You're My Thrill
Dodo's Blues
Dodo Marmarosa, piano; Danny Mastri, bass; Henry Sciullo, drums.
"Midway Lounge", Pittsburgh, PA, March 5 & 6, 1958
Moose The Mooche
Cheek To Cheek
Robbins' Nest
Cherokee / Sweet Miss Theme
A Fine Romance
Body And Soul (fragment)
Billie's Bounce
Cheers (fragment)
This Can't Be Love
Sweet Miss Theme
Danny Conn, trumpet; Carlo Galluzzo, tenor sax; Dodo Marmarosa, piano; Jimmy DeJulio, bass; Chuck Spatafore, drums; Sterling Yates, announcer.
WQED television broadcast, "Jazz Scene", Pittsburgh, PA, April, 1962?
Horoscope (virgo movement)
Dodo's Blues
Dodo Marmarosa, announcer.
Pittsburgh, PA, June 17, 1995
Introduction By Dodo Marmarosa


The Return Of Dodo Marmarosa - Dodo's Back!  (Argo LP-4012)

Dodo Marmarosa, piano; Richard Evans, bass; Marshall Thompson, drums.
Chicago, IL, May 9 & 10, 1961
10903April Played The Fiddle
10905Why Do I Love You
10906Everything Happens To Me
10907Me And My Shadow
10908Green Dolphin Street
10910Tracy's Blues
10911You Call It Madness (But I Call It Love)
10912Mellow Mood
10914I Thought About You
10918Cottage For Sale


Gene Ammons, Dodo Marmarosa - Jug And Dodo  (Prestige PR 24021)

Dodo Marmarosa, piano; Sam Jones, bass; Marshall Thompson, drums.
Chicago, IL, May 4, 1962
The Song Is You
Just Friends
Yardbird Suite (take 1)
Yardbird Suite (take 2)
I Remember You
The Moody Blues
The Very Thought Of You
** also issued on Prestige PRCD-24021-2.

Dodo Marmarosa - The Chicago Sessions  (Argo ARCD 502)

Bill Hardman, trumpet; Dodo Marmarosa, piano; Richard Evans, bass; Ben Dixon, drums.
Chicago, IL, November 2, 1962
11971Dodo's Tune
11975Only A Rose
11977Gone With The Wind