Mercury Records Catalog: 78/45 rpm 1000/1100 series

Mercury 1000 series (10 inch 78 rpm/7 inch 45 rpm)

Mer. 1001   Erroll Garner - Embraceable You / Lover Come Back To Me

Erroll Garner, piano.
NYC, December 5, 1945
158-3Embraceable You
163-2Lover Come Back To Me
** also issued on Mercury 1001x45.
** part of Mercury A 10.

Mer. 1002   Erroll Garner - Always / Sometimes I'm Happy

Erroll Garner, piano.: same session.
NYC, December 5, 1945
160-2Always
162-1Sometimes I'm Happy
** also issued on Mercury 1002x45.
** part of Mercury A 10.

Mer. 1003   Erroll Garner - I've Got You Under My Skin / I Can't Get Started With You

Erroll Garner, piano.: same session.
NYC, December 5, 1945
159-2I've Got You Under My Skin
164-1I Can't Get Started With You
** also issued on Mercury 1003x45.
** part of Mercury A 10.

Mer. 1026   Frankie Laine - Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams / Black And Blue

Babe Russin, tenor sax #1; Carl Fischer, piano; Perry Botkin, guitar; Artie Bernstein, bass; Lou Singer, drums, vibes; and others.
Universal Studios, Los Angeles, CA, October 18, 1946
1. 601-3Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
2. 605-2Black And Blue
** also issued on Mercury 1026x45.
** part of Mercury A 22.

Mer. 1027   Frankie Laine - On The Sunny Side Of The Street / Blue Turning Grey Over You

Babe Russin, tenor sax; Carl Fischer, piano; Perry Botkin, guitar; Artie Bernstein, bass; Lou Singer, drums, vibes; and others.
Universal Studios, Los Angeles, CA, October 18, 1946
602-2On The Sunny Side Of The Street
606-2Blue Turning Grey Over You
** also issued on Mercury 1027x45.
** part of Mercury A 22.

Mer. 1028   Frankie Laine - West End Blues / I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me

Babe Russin, tenor sax #1; Carl Fischer, piano; Perry Botkin, guitar; Artie Bernstein, bass; Lou Singer, drums, vibes; and others.
Universal Studios, Los Angeles, CA, October 18, 1946
1. 603-2West End Blues
2. 604-1I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
** also issued on Mercury 1028x45.
** part of Mercury A 22.

Mer. 1032   Erroll Garner - Blue Skies / Don't Blame Me

Erroll Garner, piano; Red Callender, bass; Lou Singer, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, July 14, 1946
451-1Blue Skies
452-1Don't Blame Me
** also issued on Mercury 1032x45.
** part of Mercury A 24.

Mer. 1033   Erroll Garner - Frantonality / Memories Of You

Erroll Garner, piano; Red Callender, bass; Nick Fatool, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, April 9, 1946
332-1Full Moon And Empty Arms
Erroll Garner, piano; Red Callender, bass; Lou Singer, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, July 14, 1946
450-1Memories Of You
** also issued on Mercury 1033x45.
** part of Mercury A 24.

Mer. 1034   Erroll Garner - If I Loved You / For You

Erroll Garner, piano; Red Callender, bass; Nick Fatool, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, April 9, 1946
334-1If I Loved You
335-1For You
** also issued on Mercury 1034x45.
** part of Mercury A 24.

Mer. 1097   Corky Corcoran, Emmett Berry - You Know It / Whitsett (aka 5054 Whitsett)

Emmett Berry, trumpet; Willie Smith, alto sax; Corky Corcoran, tenor sax; Dodo Marmarosa, piano; Allan Reuss, guitar; Ed Mihelich, bass; Nick Fatool, drums; Johnny Thompson, arranger.
Los Angeles, CA, May 15, 1945
HL96-5You Know It
Babe Russin, tenor sax; Tommy Todd, piano; Al Hendrickson, guitar; Jud De Naut, bass; Jackie Mills, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, March 8, 1946
HL135Whitsett (aka 5054 Whitsett)

Mer. 1098   Coleman Hawkins - Under A Blanket Of Blue / Herbie Haymer - China Boy

Buck Clayton, trumpet; Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax; Teddy Wilson, piano; Slam Stewart, bass; Denzil Best, drums.
NYC, October 17, 1944
HL65-1Under A Blanket Of Blue
Clyde Hurley, trumpet; Heinie Beau, clarinet; Herbie Haymer, tenor sax; Tommy Todd, piano; Dave Barbour, guitar; Phil Stephens, bass; Nick Fatool, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, March 30, 1946
HL140China Boy

Mer. 1099   Cozy Cole - They Didn't Believe Me / Wick's Kicks

Shorty Rogers, trumpet; Vernon Brown, trombone; Aaron Sachs, clarinet; Don Byas, tenor sax; Bill Rowland, piano; Billy Taylor, bass; Cozy Cole, drums.
NYC, February 2, 1945
HL81-3They Didn't Believe Me
Joe Thomas, trumpet; Ted Nash, tenor sax; Geoff Clarkson, piano; Trigger Alpert, bass; J.C. Heard, drums.
NYC, January 25, 1946
HL120-3Wick's Kicks

Mercury 1100 series (10 inch 78 rpm/7 inch 45 rpm)

Mer. 1105   Count Basie - After Theatre Jump / Lester Leaps Again (aka Lester Leaps In)

Buck Clayton, trumpet #1; Dicky Wells, trombone #1; Lester Young, tenor sax; Count Basie, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; Rodney Richardson, bass; Jo Jones, drums.
NYC, March 22, 1944
1. HL21-2After Theatre Jump
2. HL23-1Lester Leaps Again (aka Lester Leaps In)

Mer. 1106   Count Basie - Six Cats And A Prince / Destination K.C.

Buck Clayton, trumpet; Dicky Wells, trombone; Lester Young, tenor sax; Count Basie, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; Rodney Richardson, bass; Jo Jones, drums.
NYC, March 22, 1944
HL22-3Six Cats And A Prince
HL24-2Destination K.C.

Mer. 1108   Corky Corcoran, Emmett Berry - What Is This Thing Called Love / Minor Blues

Emmett Berry, trumpet; Willie Smith, alto sax; Corky Corcoran, tenor sax; Dodo Marmarosa, piano; Allan Reuss, guitar; Ed Mihelich, bass; Nick Fatool, drums; Johnny Thompson, arranger.
Los Angeles, CA, May 15, 1945
HL94-3What Is This Thing Called Love
HL95-3Minor Blues

Mer. 1109   Coleman Hawkins - On The Sunny Side Of The Street / Louise

Tab Smith, alto sax, arranger; Don Byas, Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax; Harry Carney, baritone sax; Johnny Guarnieri, piano; Al Lucas, bass; Sid Catlett, drums.
NYC, May 24, 1944
HL29-2On The Sunny Side Of The Street
HL32-2Louise

Mer. 1110   Coleman Hawkins - Three Little Words / Battle Of The Saxes

Tab Smith, alto sax, arranger; Don Byas, Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax; Harry Carney, baritone sax; Johnny Guarnieri, piano; Al Lucas, bass; Sid Catlett, drums.: same session.
NYC, May 24, 1944
HL30-1Three Little Words
HL31-1Battle Of The Saxes

Mer. 1111   Coleman Hawkins - Don't Blame Me / Hallelujah

Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax; Teddy Wilson, piano; John Kirby, bass; Sid Catlett, drums.
NYC, May 29, 1944
HL34-2Don't Blame Me
HL36-1Hallelujah

Mer. 1112   Frankie Laine - Cherie I Love You / Our Dream

Frankie Laine, vocals; unidentified orchestra, Carl Fischer, conductor.
Los Angeles, CA?, November 8, 1947
1129Cherie I Love You
Carl Fischer, piano; Frankie Laine, vocals; unidentified orchestra, Harry Geller, conductor; and others.
late 1947
1434Our Dream
** part of Mercury A 59.

Mer. 1113   Frankie Laine - With All My Heart / Nevertheless (I'm In Love With You)

Carl Fischer, piano; Frankie Laine, vocals; unidentified orchestra, Harry Geller, conductor; and others.: same session.
late 1947
1435With All My Heart
1439Nevertheless (I'm In Love With You)
** part of Mercury A 59.

Mer. 1114   Frankie Laine - 'Til We Meet Again / I'm In The Mood For Love

Carl Fischer, piano; Frankie Laine, vocals; unidentified orchestra, Harry Geller, conductor; and others.: same session.
late 1947
1432'Til We Meet Again
Frankie Laine, vocals; and others.
1950
3377I'm In The Mood For Love
** part of Mercury A 59.

Mer. 1130   Hank Jones - Yesterdays / Tea For Two

Hank Jones, piano.
probably NYC, September-October, 1947
602 | 237 | 1964-1Yesterdays
604 | 239 | 1963-1Tea For Two
** part of Mercury A 61.

Mer. 1131   Hank Jones - The Night We Called It A Day / You're Blase

Hank Jones, piano.: same session.
probably NYC, September-October, 1947
601 | 236 | 1965-1The Night We Called It A Day
603 | 238 | 1966-1You're Blase
** part of Mercury A 61.

Mer. 1132   Hank Jones - Blues For Lady Day / Blue Room

Hank Jones, piano.: same session.
probably NYC, September-October, 1947
605 | 240 | 1967-1Blues For Lady Day
606 | 241 | 1968-1Blue Room
** part of Mercury A 61.

Mer. 1178   Frankie Laine - Cherie I Love You / I'm In The Mood For Love

Frankie Laine, vocals; unidentified orchestra, Carl Fischer, conductor.
Los Angeles, CA?, November 8, 1947
1129Cherie I Love You
Frankie Laine, vocals; and others.
1950
3377I'm In The Mood For Love
** also issued on Mercury 1178x45.
** part of Mercury A 81.

Mer. 1179   Frankie Laine - Exactly Like You / You're Wonderful

Carl Fischer, piano; Frankie Laine, vocals; unidentified orchestra, Harry Geller, conductor.
Los Angeles, CA?, June 9, 1949
2850Exactly Like You
same personnel.
Los Angeles, CA?, June 14, 1949
2857You're Wonderful
** also issued on Mercury 1179x45, 526x45.
** part of Mercury A 81.

Mer. 1180   Frankie Laine - 'Til We Meet Again / Rockin' Chair

Carl Fischer, piano; Frankie Laine, vocals; unidentified orchestra, Harry Geller, conductor; and others.
late 1947
1432'Til We Meet Again
Carl Fischer, piano; Frankie Laine, vocals; unidentified orchestra, Harry Geller, conductor.
Los Angeles, CA?, June 7, 1949
2845Rockin' Chair
** also issued on Mercury 1180x45, 527x45.
** part of Mercury A 81.