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, vocal #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)   1975

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)   1978

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)   1980

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)   1992

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)   1997

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 and 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)   1962

Dodo Marmarosa, piano; Richard Evans, bass; Marshall Thompson, drums.

Chicago, IL, May 9 and 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


Ammons & Marmarosa - Jug & Dodo   (Prestige PRST-24021)   1972

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

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