Pacific Jazz Records Discography: 1955-1956

1955

Bud Shank - Bob Brookmeyer Quintet With String Quintet

Bob Brookmeyer, valve trombone; Bud Shank, alto sax; Claude Williamson, piano; Buddy Clark, bass; Larry Bunker, drums; with Sam Caplan, Benny Gill, Marshall Sosson, violin; Lou Kievman, viola; Ray Kramer, cello.
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, January 7, 1955
Low LifePacific Jazz PJLP-20, PJ-1213; Mosaic MS-010
Rustic Hop-
With The Wind And The Rain In Your Hair-
Low Life (alternate take)Pacific Jazz JWC-500, JWC-EP-1000, PJ-LA892-H; Mosaic MS-010
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1213; World Pacific PJ-1213   Bud Shank, Bob Brookmeyer - Strings And Trombones
* Pacific Jazz JWC-500; World Pacific JWC-500   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast
* Pacific Jazz PJ-LA892-H   Various Artists - Jazz - The 50's, Vol. I
* Mosaic MS-010   Bud Shank And Bob Cooper - Mosaic Select
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-20   Bud Shank And Bob Brookmeyer
* Pacific Jazz JWC-EP-1000   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast

Chet Baker Quintet With Strings

Chet Baker, trumpet, vocals; Bud Shank, flute; Russ Freeman, piano; Red Mitchell, bass; Bob Neel, drums; with Ray Kramer, Ed Lustgarten, Kurt Reher, Eleanor Slatkin, cello; Corky Hale, harp; Frank Campo, Johnny Mandel, Marty Paich, arranger.
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, February 28, 1955
Grey DecemberPacific Jazz EP4-33, PJ-1202, HFS-1, CDP 7 97160 2
I Wish I KnewPacific Jazz EP4-33, PJ-1202, CDP 7 97160 2
Someone To Watch Over MePacific Jazz EP4-30, PJ-1202, CDP 7 97160 2
This Is Always-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1202; World Pacific PJ-1202   Chet Baker Sings And Plays
* Pacific Jazz HFS-1   Various Artists - Assorted Flavors Of Pacific Jazz - A Hi-Fi Sampler $1.98
* Pacific Jazz CDP 7 97160 2   Chet Baker - Grey December
* Pacific Jazz EP4-33   Chet Baker Sings And Plays
* Pacific Jazz EP4-30   Chet Baker Sings And Plays

Chet Baker Quintet With Strings + Joe Pass?

Chet Baker, trumpet, vocals; Bud Shank, flute; Russ Freeman, piano; Red Mitchell, bass; Bob Neel, drums; with Ray Kramer, Ed Lustgarten, Kurt Reher, Eleanor Slatkin, cello; Corky Hale, harp; Frank Campo, Johnny Mandel, Marty Paich, arranger; + an overdub: Joe Pass, guitar.: add + an overdub: Joe Pass, guitar.
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, February 28, 1955;
probably Los Angeles, CA area, 1962
Someone To Watch Over MeWorld Pacific WP-1826
* World Pacific WP-1826, ST-1826   Chet Baker Sings

Fred Katz Quintet With Ensemble

Paul Horn, flute, clarinet, alto sax, piccolo; Fred Katz, cello; John Pisano, guitar; Carson Smith, bass; Chico Hamilton, drums; with Herbie Harper, Joe Howard, Dick Noel, trombone #2-4; Harry Klee, flute #2-4; Julie Jacobs, oboe #2-4; Marty Berman, bassoon #2-4; Willy Schwartz, clarinet #2-4.
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, March 1 & 5, 1955
1.Lord RandallPacific Jazz PJ-1231; Crown CLP 5310
2.Suite For Horn: AllegroPacific Jazz PJ-1231
3.Suite For Horn: Zen-
4. ST-1900Suite For Horn: Science-FictionPacific Jazz X-637, PJ-1231
5.Pluck ItPacific Jazz PJ-1231; Crown CLP 5310
6.Classical Katz-
7. ST-1899LomaPacific Jazz X-637, PJ-1231
8.GranadaPacific Jazz PJ-1231
9.Katz-UpPacific Jazz PJ-1231; Crown CLP 5310
10.MontunaPacific Jazz PJ-1231; Crown CLP 5341
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1231; World Pacific PJ-1231   The Music Of Fred Katz - Zen
= Mosaic MQ9-175, MD6-175   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Chico Hamilton Quintet
* Crown CLP 5310, CST 310   Chico Hamilton With Paul Horn
* Crown CLP 5341, CST 341   The Great Chico Hamilton Featuring Paul Horn
* Pacific Jazz X-637   Fred Katz - Loma / Science-Fiction

Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker, trumpet; Russ Freeman, piano; Carson Smith, bass; Bob Neel, drums.
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, March 7, 1955
DaybreakPacific Jazz EP4-33, PJ-1202; Mosaic MR4-122
Just Friends-
I Remember YouPacific Jazz EP4-30, PJ-1202; Mosaic MR4-122
Let's Get Lost-
Long Ago And Far AwayPacific Jazz PJ-1202; Mosaic MR4-122
You Don't Know What Love Is-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1202; World Pacific PJ-1202   Chet Baker Sings And Plays
* Mosaic MR4-122, MD3-122   The Complete Pacific Jazz Studio Recordings Of The Chet Baker Quartet With Russ Freeman
* Pacific Jazz EP4-33   Chet Baker Sings And Plays
* Pacific Jazz EP4-30   Chet Baker Sings And Plays

Bud Shank - Bill Perkins Quintet

Bill Perkins, alto, tenor sax, flute; Bud Shank, alto, tenor, baritone sax, flute; Hampton Hawes, piano; Red Mitchell, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, May 2, 1955
ParadisePacific Jazz EP4-34, PJ-1205, 7243 4 93159 2 1
Fluted ColumnsPacific Jazz PJ-1205, 7243 4 93159 2 1
I Hear Music-
Royal Garden BluesPacific Jazz PJ-1205, JWC-502, 7243 4 93159 2 1
A Sinner Kissed An AngelPacific Jazz EP4-34, PJ-1205, 7243 4 93159 2 1
It Had To Be YouPacific Jazz EP4-34, PJ-1205, JWC-500, JWC-EP-1000, PJ-LA892-H, 7243 4 93159 2 1
Fluted Columns (alternate take)Pacific Jazz EP4-34, HFS-1, PJ-LA892-H, 7243 4 93159 2 1
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1205; World Pacific PJ-1205   Bud Shank/Shorty Rogers
* Pacific Jazz JWC-502; World Pacific JWC-502   Various Artists - The Blues
* Pacific Jazz JWC-500; World Pacific JWC-500   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast
* Pacific Jazz PJ-LA892-H   Various Artists - Jazz - The 50's, Vol. I
* Pacific Jazz HFS-1   Various Artists - Assorted Flavors Of Pacific Jazz - A Hi-Fi Sampler $1.98
* Pacific Jazz 7243 4 93159 2 1   Bud Shank/Bill Perkins
* Pacific Jazz JWC-EP-1000   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast
* Pacific Jazz EP4-34   Bud Shank/Bill Perkins

Hampton Hawes Trio

Hampton Hawes, piano; Red Mitchell, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, May 2, 1955
I Hear Music (trio version)Pacific Jazz JWC-501, JWC-506, 7243 4 93159 2 1
* Pacific Jazz JWC-501; World Pacific JWC-501   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 2
* Pacific Jazz JWC-506; World Pacific JWC-506   Various Artists - Jazz Pianists Galore
* Pacific Jazz 7243 4 93159 2 1   Bud Shank/Bill Perkins

Jack Montrose Sextet

Conte Candoli, trumpet; Jack Montrose, tenor sax, arranger; Bob Gordon, baritone sax; Paul Moer, piano; Ralph Pena, bass; Shelly Manne, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, June 24, 1955
Listen, HearPacific Jazz EP4-37, PJ-1208
Bewitched, Bothered And BewilderedPacific Jazz EP4-38, PJ-1208, JWC-504
CredoPacific Jazz EP4-38, PJ-1208
PrettyPacific Jazz EP4-37, PJ-1208
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1208; World Pacific PJ-1208   Jack Montrose Sextet
* Pacific Jazz JWC-504; World Pacific JWC-504   Various Artists - Rodgers And Hart Gems
* Pacific Jazz EP4-37   Jack Montrose Sextet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-38   Jack Montrose Sextet

Jack Montrose Sextet

Conte Candoli, trumpet; Jack Montrose, tenor sax, arranger; Bob Gordon, baritone sax; Paul Moer, piano; Ralph Pena, bass; Shelly Manne, drums.: same personnel.
Los Angeles, CA, July 6, 1955
Some Good Fun BluesPacific Jazz PJ-1208, JWC-502
Fools Rush InPacific Jazz PJ-1208
Speakeasy-
That Old Feeling-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1208; World Pacific PJ-1208   Jack Montrose Sextet
* Pacific Jazz JWC-502; World Pacific JWC-502   Various Artists - The Blues

Chico Hamilton Quintet

Buddy Collette, tenor, alto sax, clarinet, flute; Fred Katz, cello; Jim Hall, guitar; Carson Smith, bass; Chico Hamilton, drums.
"The Strollers", Long Beach, CA, August 4, 1955
I Want To Be HappyPacific Jazz PJ-1209, DJ-1
SpectacularPacific Jazz EP4-39, PJ-1209
Free FormPacific Jazz PJ-1209, HFS-1
Walking Carson BluesPacific Jazz EP4-39, PJ-1209
Buddy BooPacific Jazz PJ-1209
Walking Carson Blues (shortened version)Pacific Jazz JWC-502
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1209; World Pacific PJ-1209   Chico Hamilton Quintet
= Pacific Jazz PJ-39, ST-20143   Chico Hamilton Quintet - Spectacular!
= Mosaic MQ9-175, MD6-175   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Chico Hamilton Quintet
* Pacific Jazz DJ-1   Various Artists - Disc Jockey Edition
* Pacific Jazz HFS-1   Various Artists - Assorted Flavors Of Pacific Jazz - A Hi-Fi Sampler $1.98
* Pacific Jazz JWC-502; World Pacific JWC-502   Various Artists - The Blues
* Pacific Jazz EP4-39   Chico Hamilton Quintet

Chico Hamilton Quintet

Buddy Collette, tenor, alto sax, clarinet, flute; Fred Katz, cello; Jim Hall, guitar; Carson Smith, bass; Chico Hamilton, drums.: same personnel.
"The Strollers", Long Beach, CA, August 4 or November 11, 1955
Gone With The WindMosaic MQ9-175
Topsy-
Undecided-
My Old Flame-
The Saint-
It Don't Mean A Thing-
* Mosaic MQ9-175, MD6-175   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Chico Hamilton Quintet

Fred Katz Trio

Fred Katz, cello; Jim Hall, guitar; Carson Smith, bass.
"The Strollers", Long Beach, CA, August 4 or November 11, 1955
Stella By StarlightPacific Jazz JWC-503; Mosaic MQ9-175
* Pacific Jazz JWC-503; World Pacific JWC-503   Various Artists - Ballads For Backgrounds
* Mosaic MQ9-175, MD6-175   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Chico Hamilton Quintet

Chico Hamilton Quintet

Buddy Collette, tenor, alto sax, clarinet, flute; Fred Katz, cello; Jim Hall, guitar; Carson Smith, bass; Chico Hamilton, drums.
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, August 23, 1955
A Nice DayPacific Jazz EP4-40, PJ-1209, HFS-1, PJ-100; Jazztone J-1264
My Funny ValentinePacific Jazz EP4-40, PJ-1209; Jazztone J-1264
ST-1779Blue SandsPacific Jazz 45-628, EP4-40, PJ-1209; Jazztone J-1264
The SagePacific Jazz PJ-1209; Jazztone J-1264
ST-1780The Morning AfterPacific Jazz 45-628, EP4-40, PJ-1209, HFS-1, DJ-1; Jazztone J-1264
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1209; World Pacific PJ-1209   Chico Hamilton Quintet
= Pacific Jazz PJ-39, ST-20143   Chico Hamilton Quintet - Spectacular!
= Mosaic MQ9-175, MD6-175   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Chico Hamilton Quintet
* Pacific Jazz HFS-1   Various Artists - Assorted Flavors Of Pacific Jazz - A Hi-Fi Sampler $1.98
* Pacific Jazz PJ-100   Various Artists - 24 Great Jazz Groups - On Mike!
* Jazztone J-1264   Various Artists - Delightfully Modern
* Pacific Jazz DJ-1   Various Artists - Disc Jockey Edition
* Pacific Jazz EP4-40   Chico Hamilton Quintet
* Pacific Jazz 45-628   Chico Hamilton - Blue Sands / The Morning After

Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker, trumpet; Dick Twardzik, piano; Jimmy Bond, bass; Peter Littman, drums.
Studio Pathe-Maggelan, Paris, France, October 11, 1955
RondetteBarclay (F) 84009; Pacific Jazz EP4-47, PJ-1218; EmArcy (F) 837 474-2
Mid-Forte (as Mid-Fort E)Barclay (F) 84009; Pacific Jazz PJ-1218; EmArcy (F) 837 474-2
Sad Walk-
Re-SearchBarclay (F) 84009; EmArcy (F) 837 474-2
Just DuoBarclay (F) 84009; Pacific Jazz EP4-47; EmArcy (F) 837 474-2
* Barclay (F) 84009   Chet Baker Quartet
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1218; World Pacific PJ-1218   Chet Baker In Europe
* EmArcy (F) 837 474-2   Chet Baker - Chet In Paris, Volume 1 - Featuring Dick Twardzik
* Pacific Jazz EP4-47   Chet Baker In Europe

Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker, trumpet; Dick Twardzik, piano; Jimmy Bond, bass; Peter Littman, drums.: same personnel.
Studio Pathe-Maggelan, Paris, France, October 14, 1955
Piece CapriceBarclay (F) 84009; Pacific Jazz PJ-1218; EmArcy (F) 837 474-2
Pomp-
The Girl From GreenlandBarclay (F) 84009; Pacific Jazz PJ-1218, PJ-37; EmArcy (F) 837 474-2
BrashBarclay (F) 84009; EmArcy (F) 837 474-2
* Barclay (F) 84009   Chet Baker Quartet
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1218; World Pacific PJ-1218   Chet Baker In Europe
* Pacific Jazz PJ-37   Richard Twardzik - The Last Set
* EmArcy (F) 837 474-2   Chet Baker - Chet In Paris, Volume 1 - Featuring Dick Twardzik

Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker, trumpet; Gerard Gustin, piano; Jimmy Bond, bass; Bert Dahlander, drums.
Studio Pathe-Maggelan, Paris, France, October 24, 1955
29249-2SummertimeBarclay (F) 84017; Pacific Jazz EP4-47, PJ-1218, JWC-501, ST-20138; EmArcy (F) 837 475-2
29250-2You Go To My HeadBarclay (F) 84017; Pacific Jazz PJ-1218; EmArcy (F) 837 475-2
29251-1TenderlyBarclay (F) 84017; Pacific Jazz EP4-47, PJ-1218, ST-20138; EmArcy (F) 837 475-2
29247-1Lover ManBarclay (F) 84017; EmArcy (F) 837 475-2
29245-2Small HotelBarclay (F) 84017; Pacific Jazz PJ-1218, ST-20138; EmArcy (F) 837 475-2
29248-8Autumn In New YorkBarclay (F) 84017; Pacific Jazz PJ-1218; EmArcy (F) 837 475-2
29246-2These Foolish ThingsBarclay (F) 84017; EmArcy (F) 837 475-2
29244-3I'll Remember April-
* Barclay (F) 84017   Chet Baker Quartet
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1218; World Pacific PJ-1218   Chet Baker In Europe
* Pacific Jazz JWC-501; World Pacific JWC-501   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 2
* Pacific Jazz ST-20138   Chet Baker Plays And Sings
* EmArcy (F) 837 475-2   Chet Baker - Chet In Paris, Volume 2 - Everything Happens To Me
* Pacific Jazz EP4-47   Chet Baker In Europe

Chico Hamilton Quintet

Buddy Collette, tenor, alto sax, clarinet, flute; Fred Katz, cello; Jim Hall, guitar; Carson Smith, bass; Chico Hamilton, drums.
"The Strollers", Long Beach, CA, November 11, 1955
CaravanWorld Pacific WP-1287
Tea For Two-
Fast Flute-
Change It-
Cute Little Deal-
A Mood-
This Is Your Day-
I'll Keep Loving You-
Crazy Rhythm-
* World Pacific WP-1287   The Original Chico Hamilton Quintet
= Mosaic MQ9-175, MD6-175   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Chico Hamilton Quintet

Jack Sheldon Quintet

Jack Sheldon, trumpet; Joe Maini, alto sax; Kenny Drew, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Lawrence Marable, drums.
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, November 18, 1955
ContourPacific Jazz JWC-501, PJ-LA892-H; Blue Note CDP 7 84439 2; Pacific Jazz (J) CJ28-5159
Leroy's BluesPacific Jazz JWC-502; Blue Note CDP 7 84439 2; Pacific Jazz (J) CJ28-5159
It's Only A Paper MoonWorld Pacific JWC-508; Blue Note CDP 7 84439 2; Pacific Jazz (J) CJ28-5159
* Pacific Jazz JWC-501; World Pacific JWC-501   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 2
* Pacific Jazz PJ-LA892-H   Various Artists - Jazz - The 50's, Vol. I
* Pacific Jazz JWC-502; World Pacific JWC-502   Various Artists - The Blues
* World Pacific JWC-508   Various Artists - The Hard Swing
* Blue Note CDP 7 84439 2   Talkin' & Walkin' With The Kenny Drew Quartet
* Pacific Jazz (J) CJ28-5159   Talkin' & Walkin' With The Kenny Drew Quartet

Cy Touff Octet

Harry Edison, Conrad Gozzo, trumpet; Cy Touff, bass trumpet; Richie Kamuca, tenor sax; Matt Utal, baritone, alto sax; Russ Freeman, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Chuck Flores, drums.
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, December 4, 1955
Keester ParadePacific Jazz X-339, EP4-43, PJ-1211; World Pacific PJM-410; Pacific Jazz HFS-1, PJ-42, PJ-LA892-H
TNTPacific Jazz PJ-1211; World Pacific PJM-410; Pacific Jazz PJ-42
What Am I Here ForPacific Jazz X-339, PJ-1211; World Pacific PJM-410, WP-1257; Pacific Jazz PJ-42
Groover Wailin'Pacific Jazz PJ-1211; World Pacific PJM-410; Pacific Jazz PJ-42, HFS-1
Keester Parade (alternate version)Pacific Jazz HFS-1
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1211; World Pacific PJ-1211   Cy Touff, His Octet And Quintet
* World Pacific PJM-410, WPM-410   Cy Touff - Havin' A Ball
* Pacific Jazz HFS-1   Various Artists - Assorted Flavors Of Pacific Jazz - A Hi-Fi Sampler $1.98
* Pacific Jazz PJ-42   Richie Kamuca, Cy Touff, Johnny Mandel, Harry Edison, Leroy Vinnegar - Keester Parade
* Pacific Jazz PJ-LA892-H   Various Artists - Jazz - The 50's, Vol. I
* World Pacific WP-1257, JWC-514, ST-1015   Various Artists - The Sound Of Big Band Jazz In Hi-Fi!
* Pacific Jazz EP4-43   Cy Touff, His Octet And Quintet
* Pacific Jazz X-339   Cy Touff, Richie Kamuca - Keester Parade / What Am I Here For

Cy Touff Quintet

Cy Touff, bass trumpet; Richie Kamuca, tenor sax; Pete Jolly, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Chuck Flores, drums.
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, December 5, 1955
Prez-EncePacific Jazz PJ-1211; World Pacific PJM-410; Pacific Jazz PJ-42
Half Past Jumpin' TimePacific Jazz EP4-43, PJ-1211; World Pacific PJM-410
A Smooth OnePacific Jazz EP4-43, PJ-1211; World Pacific PJM-410; Pacific Jazz PJ-42
Primitive CatsPacific Jazz PJ-1211, PJ-42
It's Sand, ManPacific Jazz JWC-501, PJ-42
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1211; World Pacific PJ-1211   Cy Touff, His Octet And Quintet
* World Pacific PJM-410, WPM-410   Cy Touff - Havin' A Ball
* Pacific Jazz PJ-42   Richie Kamuca, Cy Touff, Johnny Mandel, Harry Edison, Leroy Vinnegar - Keester Parade
* Pacific Jazz JWC-501; World Pacific JWC-501   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 2
* Pacific Jazz EP4-43   Cy Touff, His Octet And Quintet

Kitty White With Corky Hale

Kitty White, vocals; with Bud Shank, flute; Corky Hale, harp; and others.
released 1955
Autumn LeavesPacifica PL-802, P-2002; Pacific Jazz DJ-1
Glad To Be UnhappyPacifica PL-802, P-2002; Pacific Jazz JWC-504
That's AllPacifica PL-802, P-2002
I'm Glad There Is You-
My ShipPacifica P-2002
My RomancePacifica PL-802, P-2002; Pacific Jazz JWC-504
YesterdaysPacifica P-2002
If I Should Lose YouPacifica PL-802, P-2002
I See Your Face Before MePacifica PL-802, P-2002; Pacific Jazz DJ-1
Long Ago And Far AwayPacifica P-2002
Everyday's A Sad Old Day-
Black Is The ColorPacifica PL-802, P-2002
* Pacifica P-2002; World Pacific P-2002   Kitty White - A Moment Of Love
= World Pacific WP-1406   Kitty White - Intimate
* Pacific Jazz DJ-1   Various Artists - Disc Jockey Edition
* Pacific Jazz JWC-504; World Pacific JWC-504   Various Artists - Rodgers And Hart Gems
* Pacifica PL-802   Kitty White

1956

Chico Hamilton Quintet

Buddy Collette, tenor, alto sax, clarinet, flute; Fred Katz, cello; Jim Hall, guitar; Carson Smith, bass; Chico Hamilton, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, January 4, 1956
JonalahPacific Jazz EP4-45, PJ-1216
ChrissiePacific Jazz PJ-1216
The WindPacific Jazz EP4-45, PJ-1216
Gone Lover (When Your Lover Has Gone)Pacific Jazz PJ-1216
The Ghost-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1216; World Pacific PJ-1216   Chico Hamilton Quintet In Hi Fi
= Mosaic MQ9-175, MD6-175   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Chico Hamilton Quintet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-45   Chico Hamilton Quintet In Hi Fi

Bud Shank - Bob Cooper Quintet

Bud Shank, alto sax, flute; Bob Cooper, tenor sax, oboe; Claude Williamson, piano; Don Prell, bass; Chuck Flores, drums.
"California Institute Of Technology", Pasadena, CA, January 19, 1956
When Lights Are LowPacific Jazz PJ-1219; Mosaic MS-010
That Old Devil Moon-
The Nearness Of You-
How Long Has This Been Going On / Tea For Two-
Lullaby Of Birdland-
Somebody Loves Me-
Moonlight In Vermont-
The King-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1219; World Pacific PJ-1219   Bud Shank Quartet In Concert - Jazz At Cal-Tech
* Mosaic MS-010   Bud Shank And Bob Cooper - Mosaic Select

Bud Shank Quartet

Bud Shank, alto sax, flute; Claude Williamson, piano; Don Prell, bass; Chuck Flores, drums.
Capitol Studios, Los Angeles, CA, January 25, 1956
Bag Of BluesPacific Jazz EP4-44, PJ-1215, JWC-501; World Pacific WP-1286
Nature BoyPacific Jazz PJ-1215, JWC-503; World Pacific WP-1286
All This And Heaven TooPacific Jazz PJ-1215
JubilationPacific Jazz PJ-1215; World Pacific WP-1286
Do Nothin' Till You Hear From MePacific Jazz EP4-44, PJ-1215; World Pacific WP-1286
Nocturne For FlutePacific Jazz EP4-44, PJ-1215, HFS-1; World Pacific WP-1286
Walkin'Pacific Jazz PJ-1215; World Pacific WP-1286
CariocaPacific Jazz PJ-1215
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1215; World Pacific PJ-1215   The Bud Shank Quartet
= Mosaic MR7-180, MD5-180   The Pacific Jazz Bud Shank Studio Sessions (1956-61)
* Pacific Jazz JWC-501; World Pacific JWC-501   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 2
* World Pacific WP-1286, ST-1286   Bud Shank - Flute N' Alto
* Pacific Jazz JWC-503; World Pacific JWC-503   Various Artists - Ballads For Backgrounds
* Pacific Jazz HFS-1   Various Artists - Assorted Flavors Of Pacific Jazz - A Hi-Fi Sampler $1.98
* Pacific Jazz EP4-44   The Bud Shank Quartet

Chico Hamilton Trio

Jim Hall, guitar; George Duvivier, bass; Chico Hamilton, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, February 8, 1956
Blues On The RocksPacific Jazz PJ-1220, JWC-502; Crown CLP 5341
Skinned StringsPacific Jazz PJ-1220; Crown CLP 5341
Porch LightPacific Jazz PJ-1220; Crown CLP 5310
Autumn Landscape-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1220; World Pacific PJ-1220   Chico Hamilton Trio
* Pacific Jazz JWC-502; World Pacific JWC-502   Various Artists - The Blues
* Crown CLP 5341, CST 341   The Great Chico Hamilton Featuring Paul Horn
* Crown CLP 5310, CST 310   Chico Hamilton With Paul Horn

The Bill Perkins Octet

Stu Williamson, trumpet, valve trombone; Carl Fontana, trombone; Bud Shank, alto sax; Bill Perkins, tenor sax; Jack Nimitz, baritone sax, bass clarinet; Russ Freeman, piano; Red Mitchell, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.
Music Box Theatre, Hollywood, CA, February 9, 1956
Song Of The IslandsPacific Jazz EP4-48, PJ-1221, JWC-501
One Hundred Years From TodayPacific Jazz PJ-1221, JWC-503
Zing ZangPacific Jazz EP4-48, PJ-1221
Let Me See-
Let Me See (alternate take)World Pacific WP-1257
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1221; World Pacific PJ-1221   The Bill Perkins Octet - On Stage
* Pacific Jazz JWC-501; World Pacific JWC-501   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 2
* Pacific Jazz JWC-503; World Pacific JWC-503   Various Artists - Ballads For Backgrounds
* World Pacific WP-1257, JWC-514, ST-1015   Various Artists - The Sound Of Big Band Jazz In Hi-Fi!
* Pacific Jazz EP4-48   The Bill Perkins Octet

Jack Lidstrom And His Dixielanders

Jack Lidstrom, trumpet; Folke Rabe, trombone; Ove Lind, clarinet; Bjorn Milder, piano; Gunnar Almstedt, bass; Lars Parmenius, drums.
Stockholm, Sweden, February 9, 1956
mr1001Struttin' With Some BarbecueMetronome (Swd) MEP 180; World Pacific PJ-1235
mr1002Snag It-
mr1003I've Got A Feeling I'm FallingMetronome (Swd) MEP 180
* World Pacific PJ-1235   Jack Lidstrom Stompers - Look Dad! They're Comin' Down Our Street (In Hi-Fi)
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 180   Introducing Jack Lidstrom And His Dixielanders

John Lewis Duo And Bill Perkins Trio

Bill Perkins, tenor sax #1,3,4,6; John Lewis, piano; Jim Hall, guitar #1,3-6; Percy Heath, bass; Chico Hamilton, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, February 10, 1956
1. ST-1891Love Me Or Leave MePacific Jazz X-633, EP4-46, PJ-1217
2. ST-1892I Can't Get StartedPacific Jazz X-633, PJ-1217, JWC-503, JWC-506
3.Easy LivingPacific Jazz PJ-1217, JWC-501
4.2 Degrees East-3 Degrees WestPacific Jazz EP4-46, PJ-1217, JWC-502, HFS-1, PJ-100
5.SkylarkPacific Jazz PJ-1217
6.Almost Like Being In LovePacific Jazz EP4-46, PJ-1217
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1217; World Pacific PJ-1217   John Lewis, Percy Heath, Bill Perkins, Chico Hamilton, Jim Hall - Grand Encounter - 2 Degrees East-3 Degrees West
= Pacific Jazz PJ-44, ST-20144   John Lewis, Percy Heath, Chico Hamilton, Jim Hall, Bill Perkins - 2 Degrees East, 3 Degrees West
* Pacific Jazz JWC-503; World Pacific JWC-503   Various Artists - Ballads For Backgrounds
* Pacific Jazz JWC-506; World Pacific JWC-506   Various Artists - Jazz Pianists Galore
* Pacific Jazz JWC-501; World Pacific JWC-501   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 2
* Pacific Jazz JWC-502; World Pacific JWC-502   Various Artists - The Blues
* Pacific Jazz HFS-1   Various Artists - Assorted Flavors Of Pacific Jazz - A Hi-Fi Sampler $1.98
* Pacific Jazz PJ-100   Various Artists - 24 Great Jazz Groups - On Mike!
* Pacific Jazz EP4-46   John Lewis, Percy Heath, Bill Perkins, Chico Hamilton, Jim Hall - Grand Encounter - 2 Degrees East-3 Degrees West
* Pacific Jazz X-633   John Lewis, Bill Perkins - Love Me Or Leave Me / John Lewis - I Can't Get Started

Chico Hamilton Quintet

Buddy Collette, tenor, alto sax, clarinet, flute; Fred Katz, cello; Jim Hall, guitar; Carson Smith, bass; Chico Hamilton, drums.
Music Box Theatre, Hollywood, CA, February 10 & 13, 1956
Sleepy Slept Here (Santa Monica)Pacific Jazz PJ-1216
Taking A Chance On LovePacific Jazz PJ-1216, PJ-10108
ST-1887The SquimpPacific Jazz X-631, EP4-45, PJ-1216
TopsyPacific Jazz PJ-1216, JWC-501, PJ-10108, PJ-LA894-H
SleepPacific Jazz EP4-45, PJ-1216, PJ-10108
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1216; World Pacific PJ-1216   Chico Hamilton Quintet In Hi Fi
= Mosaic MQ9-175, MD6-175   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Chico Hamilton Quintet
* Pacific Jazz PJ-10108, ST-20108   Chico Hamilton - Jazz Milestones Series
* Pacific Jazz JWC-501; World Pacific JWC-501   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 2
* Pacific Jazz PJ-LA894-H   Various Artists - Jazz - The 50's, Vol. II
* Pacific Jazz EP4-45   Chico Hamilton Quintet In Hi Fi
* Pacific Jazz X-631   Chico Hamilton - The Squimp / Mr. Jo Jones

The Bill Perkins Octet

Stu Williamson, trumpet, valve trombone; Carl Fontana, trombone; Bud Shank, alto sax; Bill Perkins, tenor sax; Jack Nimitz, baritone sax, bass clarinet; Russ Freeman, piano; Red Mitchell, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.
Music Box Theatre, Hollywood, CA, February 16, 1956
For Dancers OnlyPacific Jazz EP4-48, PJ-1221
Just A ChildPacific Jazz PJ-1221
As They Reveled-
When You're Smiling-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1221; World Pacific PJ-1221   The Bill Perkins Octet - On Stage
* Pacific Jazz EP4-48   The Bill Perkins Octet

Bud Shank - Russ Freeman Quartet

Bud Shank, flute, alto sax; Bill Perkins, tenor sax #1; Russ Freeman, piano; Carson Smith, bass; Shelly Manne, drums.
Music Box Theatre, Hollywood, CA, February 19, 1956
1.Brother, Can You Spare A DimeWorld Pacific JWC-507; Pacific Jazz 7243 4 93159 2 1
2.Blues In The NightPacific Jazz JWC-502, 7243 4 93159 2 1
3.Bojangles Of HarlemPacific Jazz JWC-501, 7243 4 93159 2 1
4.It's A New WorldPacific Jazz JWC-505, 7243 4 93159 2 1
* World Pacific JWC-507   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 3
* Pacific Jazz JWC-502; World Pacific JWC-502   Various Artists - The Blues
* Pacific Jazz JWC-501; World Pacific JWC-501   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 2
* Pacific Jazz JWC-505; World Pacific JWC-505   Various Artists - Solo Flight
* Pacific Jazz 7243 4 93159 2 1   Bud Shank/Bill Perkins

Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker, trumpet, vocals; Russ Freeman, piano, celeste; James Bond, bass; Peter Littman, drums.
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, July 23, 1956
S-1871 | ST-1871That Old FeelingPacific Jazz 45-630, PJ-1222; World Pacific DJ-2; Mosaic MR4-122
It's Always YouPacific Jazz PJ-1222; Mosaic MR4-122
I've Never Been In Love Before-
S-1873 | ST-1873My BuddyPacific Jazz 45-630, PJ-1222, ST-20138; Mosaic MR4-122
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1222; World Pacific PJ-1222   Chet Baker Sings
* World Pacific DJ-2   Various Artists - Disc Jockey Edition - A Taste Of The Best From World Pacific
* Mosaic MR4-122, MD3-122   The Complete Pacific Jazz Studio Recordings Of The Chet Baker Quartet With Russ Freeman
* Pacific Jazz ST-20138   Chet Baker Plays And Sings
* Pacific Jazz 45-630, X-630   Chet Baker - That Old Feeling / My Buddy

Chet Baker Quartet + Joe Pass

Chet Baker, trumpet, vocals; Russ Freeman, piano, celeste; James Bond, bass; Peter Littman, drums; + an overdub: Joe Pass, guitar.
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, July 23, 1956;
probably Los Angeles, CA area, 1962
That Old FeelingWorld Pacific WP-1826
My Buddy-
It's Always You-
* World Pacific WP-1826, ST-1826   Chet Baker Sings

Chet Baker And Crew

Chet Baker, trumpet; Phil Urso, tenor sax #1-18; Bobby Timmons, piano; James Bond, bass; Peter Littman, drums; Bill Loughbrough, chromatic timpani #1,9,12.
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, July 24, 25 & 31, 1956
1.To Mickey's MemoryPacific Jazz PJ-1224, PJ-LA894-H
2.Slightly Above ModeratePacific Jazz PJ-1224
3.HalemaPacific Jazz PJ-1224; Crown CLP 5317
4.RevelationPacific Jazz PJ-1224
5.Something For Liza-
6.Lucius Lu (as Lucius Lou)Pacific Jazz PJ-1224; Crown CLP 5317
7.Worrying The Life Out Of MePacific Jazz PJ-1224
8.Medium Rock-
9.To Mickey's Memory (alternate take)Pacific Jazz 7243 5 82671 2 9
10.Jumpin' Off A Clef (as Jumpin' Off A Cliff)World Pacific JWC-508; Crown CLP 5317; Pacific Jazz 7243 5 82671 2 9
11.Chippyin'World Pacific JWC-508; Pacific Jazz 7243 5 82671 2 9
12.Pawnee JunctionCrown CLP 5317; Pacific Jazz 7243 5 82671 2 9
13.Music To Dance To (as Music To Dance By)World Pacific ST-1009; Pacific Jazz 7243 5 82671 2 9
14.Line For LyonsPacific Jazz 7243 5 82671 2 9
15.Extra MildWorld Pacific JWC-510; Jazztone J-1253; Crown CLP 5317
16.A Night On Bop MountainJazztone J-1253
17.Down-
18.TabuJazztone J-1253; Pacific Jazz PJ-75
19.I Can't Get StartedPacific Jazz JWC-505
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1224; World Pacific PJ-1224, ST-1224, ST-1004; Pacific Jazz 7243 5 82671 2 9   Chet Baker And Crew
* Pacific Jazz PJ-LA894-H   Various Artists - Jazz - The 50's, Vol. II
* Crown CLP 5317, CST 317   Chet Baker Quintette
* World Pacific JWC-508   Various Artists - The Hard Swing
* World Pacific ST-1009   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 4
* World Pacific JWC-510   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 4
* Jazztone J-1253   Gerry Mulligan Quartet With Lee Konitz, Chet Baker Quintet - Mulligan And Baker!
* Pacific Jazz PJ-75   Gerry Mulligan, Chet Baker - Timeless
= Pacific Jazz ST-20146   Gerry Mulligan And Chet Baker - Timeless
* Pacific Jazz JWC-505; World Pacific JWC-505   Various Artists - Solo Flight

James Clay Quartet

James Clay, tenor sax; Bobby Timmons, piano; James Bond, bass; Peter Littman, drums.
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, July 25, 1956
In A Sentimental MoodPacific Jazz JWC-505; Blue Note CDP 7 84440 2
* Pacific Jazz JWC-505; World Pacific JWC-505   Various Artists - Solo Flight
* Blue Note CDP 7 84440 2   The Lawrence Marable Quartet Featuring James Clay - Tenorman

Art Pepper - Chet Baker Sextet

Chet Baker, trumpet #1,2; Art Pepper, alto sax; Richie Kamuca, tenor sax #1,2; Pete Jolly, piano #1-3; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Stan Levey, drums.
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, July 26, 1956
1.Tynan TimePacific Jazz PJ-LA896-H; Mosaic MR3-105; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2
2.Minor Yours-
3.Ol' Croix (as Old Croix)World Pacific JWC-507; Pacific Jazz PJ-60, PJ-LA896-H; Mosaic MR3-105; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2
4.I Can't Give You Anything But LovePacific Jazz JWC-505, PJ-60; Mosaic MR3-105; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2
5.The Great LieMosaic MR3-105; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2
* Pacific Jazz PJ-LA896-H   Art Pepper Plays Shorty Rogers And Others
* Mosaic MR3-105   The Complete Pacific Jazz Small Group Recordings Of Art Pepper
* World Pacific JWC-507   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 3
* Pacific Jazz PJ-60   Art Pepper - The Artistry Of Pepper
* Pacific Jazz JWC-505; World Pacific JWC-505   Various Artists - Solo Flight
* Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2   Chet Baker, Art Pepper - The Route

Chet Baker - Art Pepper Sextet

Chet Baker, trumpet; Art Pepper, alto sax #1-3,5; Richie Kamuca, tenor sax #1-3,5; Pete Jolly, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Stan Levey, drums.
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, July 26, 1956
1.The RouteWorld Pacific JWC-509; Crown CLP 5317; Mosaic MR3-105; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2
2.Sonny BoyPlayboy PB 1958; Mosaic MR3-105; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2
3.Little GirlWorld Pacific JWC-507; Pacific Jazz PJ-LA896-H; Mosaic MR3-105; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2
4.Sweet LorrainePacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2
5.The Route (edited version)World Pacific JWC-513
* World Pacific JWC-509   Various Artists - The Blues, Vol. 2 - Have Blues, Will Travel
* Crown CLP 5317, CST 317   Chet Baker Quintette
* Mosaic MR3-105   The Complete Pacific Jazz Small Group Recordings Of Art Pepper
* Playboy PB 1958   The Playboy Jazz All Stars, Vol. 2
* World Pacific JWC-507   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 3
* Pacific Jazz PJ-LA896-H   Art Pepper Plays Shorty Rogers And Others
* World Pacific JWC-513, ST-1021   Various Artists - The Blues In Stereo
* Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2   Chet Baker, Art Pepper - The Route

Richie Kamuca Quartet

Richie Kamuca, tenor sax; Pete Jolly, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Stan Levey, drums.
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, July 26, 1956
If I Should Lose YouPacific Jazz JWC-505, CDP 7 92931 2
* Pacific Jazz JWC-505; World Pacific JWC-505   Various Artists - Solo Flight
* Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2   Chet Baker, Art Pepper - The Route

Pete Jolly Trio

Pete Jolly, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Stan Levey, drums.
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, July 26, 1956
Younger Than SpringtimePacific Jazz JWC-506, CDP 7 92931 2
* Pacific Jazz JWC-506; World Pacific JWC-506   Various Artists - Jazz Pianists Galore
* Pacific Jazz CDP 7 92931 2   Chet Baker, Art Pepper - The Route

Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker, trumpet, vocals; Russ Freeman, piano, celeste; James Bond, bass; Lawrence Marable, drums.
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, July 30, 1956
Like Someone In LovePacific Jazz PJ-1222; Mosaic MR4-122
My Ideal-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1222; World Pacific PJ-1222   Chet Baker Sings
* Mosaic MR4-122, MD3-122   The Complete Pacific Jazz Studio Recordings Of The Chet Baker Quartet With Russ Freeman

Chet Baker Quartet + Joe Pass

Chet Baker, trumpet, vocals; Russ Freeman, piano, celeste; James Bond, bass; Lawrence Marable, drums; + an overdub: Joe Pass, guitar.
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, July 30, 1956;
probably Los Angeles, CA area, 1962
Like Someone In LoveWorld Pacific WP-1826
* World Pacific WP-1826, ST-1826   Chet Baker Sings

Richie Kamuca - Bill Perkins Quintet

Richie Kamuca, Bill Perkins, tenor sax; Pete Jolly, piano; Red Mitchell, bass; Stan Levey, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, July, 1956
Cotton TailLiberty LRP-3051
I Want A Little Girl-
Blues For Two-
Indian Summer-
Don't Be That Way-
Oh! Look At Me Now-
Spain-
Pick A Dilly-
* Liberty LRP-3051; Pacific Jazz CDP 0777 7 97195 2 5   Tenors Head-On Featuring Bill Perkins And Richie Kamuca

Hoagy Carmichael With Johnny Mandel Orchestra

Harry Edison, Conrad Gozzo, trumpet; Jimmy Zito, bass trumpet; Harry Klee, Art Pepper, alto sax; Mort Friedman, tenor sax; Marty Berman, baritone sax; Jimmy Rowles, piano; Al Hendrickson, guitar; Joe Mondragon, bass; Irv Cottler, drums; Hoagy Carmichael, vocals; Johnny Mandel, arranger, conductor.
Los Angeles, CA, September 10, 1956
Georgia On My MindPacific Jazz PJ-1223
New Orleans-
Baltimore Oriole-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1223; World Pacific PJ-1223; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 46862 2   Hoagy Carmichael - Hoagy Sings Carmichael

Johnny Mandel Orchestra

Harry Edison, Conrad Gozzo, trumpet; Jimmy Zito, bass trumpet; Harry Klee, Art Pepper, alto sax; Mort Friedman, tenor sax; Marty Berman, baritone sax; Jimmy Rowles, piano; Al Hendrickson, guitar; Joe Mondragon, bass; Irv Cottler, drums; Johnny Mandel, arranger, conductor.: omit Carmichael.
Los Angeles, CA, September 10, 1956
Georgia On My Mind (instrumental)World Pacific STEREO-106, WP-1257, HFS-2; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 46862 2
* World Pacific WP-1257, JWC-514, ST-1015   Various Artists - The Sound Of Big Band Jazz In Hi-Fi!
* World Pacific HFS-2   Various Artists - Something For Both Ears! $2.98
= World Pacific WP-1291, ST-1291   Various Artists - Swingin' Like Sixty, Vol. 3 - Something For Both Ears
* Pacific Jazz CDP 7 46862 2   Hoagy Carmichael - Hoagy Sings Carmichael
* World Pacific STEREO-106   Johnny Mandel - Georgia On My Mind / Bill Holman - Hooray For Love

Hoagy Carmichael With Johnny Mandel Orchestra

Harry Edison, Conrad Gozzo, trumpet; Jimmy Zito, bass trumpet; Harry Klee, Art Pepper, alto sax; Mort Friedman, tenor sax; Marty Berman, baritone sax; Jimmy Rowles, piano; Al Hendrickson, guitar; Ralph Pena, bass; Irv Cottler, drums; Hoagy Carmichael, vocals; Johnny Mandel, arranger, conductor.
Los Angeles, CA, September 11, 1956
Memphis In JunePacific Jazz PJ-1223
Two Sleepy People-
Lazy River-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1223; World Pacific PJ-1223; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 46862 2   Hoagy Carmichael - Hoagy Sings Carmichael

Johnny Mandel Orchestra

Harry Edison, Conrad Gozzo, trumpet; Jimmy Zito, bass trumpet; Harry Klee, Art Pepper, alto sax; Mort Friedman, tenor sax; Marty Berman, baritone sax; Jimmy Rowles, piano; Al Hendrickson, guitar; Ralph Pena, bass; Irv Cottler, drums; Johnny Mandel, arranger, conductor; + overdubs: Bill Holman, tenor sax.: + overdubs: Bill Holman, tenor sax; replaces Carmichael.
Los Angeles, CA, September 11, 1956;
probably Los Angeles, CA area, 1958
Lazy RiverWorld Pacific PJM-410
* World Pacific PJM-410, WPM-410   Cy Touff - Havin' A Ball

Hoagy Carmichael With Johnny Mandel Orchestra

Don Fagerquist, Ray Linn, trumpet; Jimmy Zito, bass trumpet; Harry Klee, Art Pepper, alto sax; Mort Friedman, tenor sax; Marty Berman, baritone sax; Jimmy Rowles, piano; Al Hendrickson, guitar; Joe Mondragon, bass; Nick Fatool, drums; Hoagy Carmichael, vocals; Johnny Mandel, arranger, conductor.
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, September 13, 1956
Winter MoonPacific Jazz PJ-1223
Skylark-
ST-1889Rockin' ChairPacific Jazz X-632, PJ-1223
ST-1890Ballad In Blue-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1223; World Pacific PJ-1223; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 46862 2   Hoagy Carmichael - Hoagy Sings Carmichael
* Pacific Jazz X-632   Hoagy Carmichael - Old Rockin' Chair / Ballad In Blue

Jimmy Rowles Quartet

Jimmy Rowles, piano; Al Hendrickson, guitar; Joe Mondragon, bass; Nick Fatool, drums.
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, September 13, 1956
We'll Be Together AgainPacific Jazz JWC-506; Mosaic MS-019
* Pacific Jazz JWC-506; World Pacific JWC-506   Various Artists - Jazz Pianists Galore
* Mosaic MS-019   Russ Freeman, Richard Twardzik, Jimmy Rowles, Clare Fischer - The Pacific Jazz Piano Trios - Mosaic Select

Jack Lidstrom And His Hep Cats

Jack Lidstrom, trumpet; Jan Bark, trombone; Stig Eriksson, clarinet; Bjorn Milder, piano; Sture Nordin, bass; Lars Parmenius, drums.
Stockholm, Sweden, October 11, 1956
ST-2005Lazy RiverMetronome (Swd) MEP 224; World Pacific PJ-1235, X-645
New Orleans StompMetronome (Swd) MEP 224; World Pacific PJ-1235
Ol' Man MoseMetronome (Swd) MEP 224
Joplin's Sensation-
* World Pacific PJ-1235   Jack Lidstrom Stompers - Look Dad! They're Comin' Down Our Street (In Hi-Fi)
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 224   Jack Lidstrom And The Hep Cats - Lazy River
* World Pacific X-645   Jack Lidstrom - Ole Miss / Lazy River

Chet Baker Big Band

Chet Baker, trumpet; Bob Burgess, trombone; Fred Waters, alto sax; Phil Urso, alto, tenor, baritone sax; Bob Graf, tenor sax; Bill Hood, baritone sax; Bobby Timmons, piano; James Bond, bass; Peter Littman, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, October 18, 1956
MythePacific Jazz PJ-1229
Chet-
Not Too Slow-
Phil's Blues-
Dinah-
V-Line-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1229; World Pacific PJ-1229   Chet Baker Big Band

Phil Urso Quartet

Phil Urso, tenor sax; Bobby Timmons, piano; James Bond, bass; Peter Littman, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, October 18, 1956
It's Only A Paper MoonPacific Jazz JWC-505
* Pacific Jazz JWC-505; World Pacific JWC-505   Various Artists - Solo Flight

Bobby Timmons Trio

Bobby Timmons, piano; James Bond, bass; Peter Littman, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, October 18, 1956
Autumn In New YorkPacific Jazz JWC-506
* Pacific Jazz JWC-506; World Pacific JWC-506   Various Artists - Jazz Pianists Galore

Phil Urso - Bob Burgess Quintet

Bob Burgess, trombone; Phil Urso, alto sax; Bobby Timmons, piano; James Bond, bass; Peter Littman, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, October 18, 1956
Too Marvelous For WordsWorld Pacific JWC-507
* World Pacific JWC-507   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 3

Chet Baker Big Band

Chet Baker, trumpet; Bob Burgess, trombone; Fred Waters, alto sax; Phil Urso, alto, tenor, baritone sax; Bob Graf, tenor sax; Bill Hood, baritone sax; Bobby Timmons, piano; James Bond, bass; James McKean, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, October 19, 1956
Worrying The Life Out Of MePacific Jazz PJ-1229
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1229; World Pacific PJ-1229   Chet Baker Big Band

Chico Hamilton Quintet

Paul Horn, alto, tenor sax, flute, clarinet; Fred Katz, cello; John Pisano, guitar; Carson Smith, bass; Chico Hamilton, drums.
Forum Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, October 21 & 24, 1956
I Know (Theme)Pacific Jazz PJ-1225
Chanel #5-
Beanstalk-
September Song-
Siete-CuatroPacific Jazz PJ-1225, 88134, PJ-10108
ST-1888Mr. Jo JonesPacific Jazz X-631, PJ-1225
I Know (Theme)Pacific Jazz PJ-1225
ST-1895Satin DollPacific Jazz X-635; World Pacific S-209; Pacific Jazz PJ-1225, 88134, PJ-10108
LillianPacific Jazz PJ-1225
Reflections-
Soft WindsWorld Pacific STEREO-102; Pacific Jazz PJ-1225, PJ-10108
CaravanWorld Pacific STEREO-102; Pacific Jazz PJ-1225, PJ-10108; World Pacific HFS-2
I Know (Theme)Pacific Jazz PJ-1225, PJ-10108
Mr. Smith Goes To TownWorld Pacific JWC-507; Mosaic MQ9-175
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1225; World Pacific PJ-1225, ST-1225, ST-1005   Chico Hamilton Quintet
= Mosaic MQ9-175, MD6-175   The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Chico Hamilton Quintet
* Pacific Jazz PJ-10108, ST-20108   Chico Hamilton - Jazz Milestones Series
* World Pacific HFS-2   Various Artists - Something For Both Ears! $2.98
= World Pacific WP-1291, ST-1291   Various Artists - Swingin' Like Sixty, Vol. 3 - Something For Both Ears
* World Pacific JWC-507   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 3
* World Pacific S-209   Chico Hamilton - Satin Doll / Bud Shank, Laurindo Almeida - Choro In "A"
* Pacific Jazz 88134   Chico Hamilton - Siete Cuatro / Satin Doll
* Pacific Jazz X-631   Chico Hamilton - The Squimp / Mr. Jo Jones
* Pacific Jazz X-635   Chico Hamilton - Satin Doll / Jim Hall - Stella By Starlight
* World Pacific STEREO-102   Chico Hamilton - Soft Winds / Caravan

Chet Baker Big Band

Chet Baker, Conte Candoli, Norman Faye, trumpet; Frank Rosolino, trombone; Art Pepper, Bud Shank, alto sax; Bill Perkins, Phil Urso, tenor sax; Bobby Timmons, piano; James Bond, bass; Lawrence Marable, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, October 26, 1956
A Foggy DayPacific Jazz PJ-1229
Darn That Dream-
ST-1898TenderlyPacific Jazz X-636, PJ-1229; World Pacific WP-1257; Mosaic MR3-105
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1229; World Pacific PJ-1229   Chet Baker Big Band
* World Pacific WP-1257, JWC-514, ST-1015   Various Artists - The Sound Of Big Band Jazz In Hi-Fi!
* Mosaic MR3-105   The Complete Pacific Jazz Small Group Recordings Of Art Pepper
* Pacific Jazz X-636   Carl Perkins - Too Close For Comfort / Chet Baker - Tenderly

Bill Perkins Quintet

Richie Kamuca, tenor sax; Bill Perkins, tenor sax, bass clarinet, flute; Hampton Hawes, piano; Red Mitchell, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, October 29, 1956
Just FriendsPacific Jazz PJM-401, CDP 0777 7 97195 2 5
All Of Me-
Limehouse Blues-
Solid De Sylva-
Sweet And Lovely-
* Pacific Jazz PJM-401; World Pacific WPM-401   Bill Perkins, Art Pepper, Richie Kamuca - Just Friends
* Pacific Jazz CDP 0777 7 97195 2 5   Tenors Head-On Featuring Bill Perkins And Richie Kamuca

Chet Baker - Art Pepper Sextet

Chet Baker, trumpet; Art Pepper, alto sax; Phil Urso, tenor sax; Carl Perkins, piano; Curtis Counce, bass; Lawrence Marable, drums.
Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, October 31, 1956
For Minors OnlyWorld Pacific PJ-1234; Mosaic MR3-105
Minor YoursWorld Pacific EP4-65, PJ-1234; Mosaic MR3-105
Resonant EmotionsWorld Pacific EP4-66, PJ-1234; Mosaic MR3-105
Tynan Time-
Picture Of HeathWorld Pacific EP4-51, PJ-1234; Mosaic MR3-105
For Miles And Miles-
C.T.A.World Pacific EP4-65, PJ-1234; Pacific Jazz PJ-60; Mosaic MR3-105
* World Pacific PJ-1234   Chet Baker And Art Pepper - Playboys
= Pacific Jazz PJ-18   Chet Baker, Art Pepper, Phil Urso - Picture Of Heath
* Mosaic MR3-105   The Complete Pacific Jazz Small Group Recordings Of Art Pepper
* Pacific Jazz PJ-60   Art Pepper - The Artistry Of Pepper
* World Pacific EP4-65   Chet Baker And Art Pepper - Playboys
* World Pacific EP4-66   Chet Baker And Art Pepper - Playboys
* World Pacific EP4-51   Chet Baker And Art Pepper - Playboys

Russ Freeman - Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker, trumpet; Russ Freeman, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Shelly Manne, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, November 6, 1956
ST-1903Love NestPacific Jazz X-639; World Pacific PJ-1232, JWC-507; Pacific Jazz PJ-75, PJ-LA894-H; Mosaic MR4-122
Fan TanWorld Pacific PJ-1232; Mosaic MR4-122
Summer Sketch-
An Afternoon At Home-
Say When-
ST-1904Lush LifePacific Jazz X-639; World Pacific PJ-1232; Mosaic MR4-122
Amblin'World Pacific PJ-1232; Mosaic MR4-122
Hugo Hurwhey-
* World Pacific PJ-1232   Quartet: Russ Freeman Chet Baker
* World Pacific JWC-507   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 3
* Pacific Jazz PJ-75   Gerry Mulligan, Chet Baker - Timeless
= Pacific Jazz ST-20146   Gerry Mulligan And Chet Baker - Timeless
* Pacific Jazz PJ-LA894-H   Various Artists - Jazz - The 50's, Vol. II
* Mosaic MR4-122, MD3-122   The Complete Pacific Jazz Studio Recordings Of The Chet Baker Quartet With Russ Freeman
* Pacific Jazz X-639   Russ Freeman, Chet Baker - Love Nest / Lush Life

Bud Shank Quartet

Bud Shank, alto sax, flute; Claude Williamson, piano, celeste; Don Prell, bass; Chuck Flores, drums.
Los Angeles, CA, November 7 & 8, 1956
A Night In TunisiaPacific Jazz PJ-1230; World Pacific WP-1286
TertiaPacific Jazz PJ-1230; Crown CLP 5311
All Of YouPacific Jazz PJ-1230
ThemePacific Jazz PJ-1230; Crown CLP 5311
Jive At FivePacific Jazz PJ-1230; World Pacific WP-1286
Softly, As In A Morning SunrisePacific Jazz PJ-1230
Polka Dots And MoonbeamsPacific Jazz PJ-1230; World Pacific JWC-507, WP-1286
The Lamp Is LowPacific Jazz PJ-1230
TangerinePlayboy PB 1957; Playboy PB 1529/30; Mosaic MR7-180
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1230; World Pacific PJ-1230   Bud Shank Quartet
= Mosaic MR7-180, MD5-180   The Pacific Jazz Bud Shank Studio Sessions (1956-61)
* World Pacific WP-1286, ST-1286   Bud Shank - Flute N' Alto
* Crown CLP 5311, CST 311   Bud Shank
* World Pacific JWC-507   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 3
* Playboy PB 1957   The Playboy Jazz All Stars, Vol. 1
* Playboy PB 1529/30   The Playboy Jazz All Stars

Chet Baker - Bud Shank With Johnny Mandel/Bill Holman Orchestra

Chet Baker, Don Fagerquist, Ray Linn, trumpet; Milt Bernhart, trombone; Charlie Mariano, Herbie Steward, alto sax; Bud Shank, alto sax, flute; Bill Holman, Richie Kamuca, tenor sax; Pepper Adams, baritone sax; Claude Williamson, piano; Monte Budwig, bass; Mel Lewis, drums; Mike Pacheco, bongos.
Los Angeles, CA, November 8, 1956
ST-1907 | SX-512Jimmy's ThemeWorld Pacific X-641, STEREO-107, P-2005, WP-1257
The SearchWorld Pacific P-2005
Chet Baker, trumpet; Bud Shank, alto sax, flute; Claude Williamson, piano; Monte Budwig, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.
Lost Love-
Chet Baker, Don Fagerquist, Ray Linn, trumpet; Milt Bernhart, trombone; Charlie Mariano, Herbie Steward, alto sax; Bud Shank, alto sax, flute; Bill Holman, Richie Kamuca, tenor sax; Pepper Adams, baritone sax; Claude Williamson, piano; Monte Budwig, bass; Mel Lewis, drums; Mike Pacheco, bongos.
People-
The Movie Star-
SX-513Fairmont, IndianaWorld Pacific STEREO-107, P-2005
Chet Baker, trumpet; Bill Holman, tenor sax; Claude Williamson, piano; Monte Budwig, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.
Rebel At WorkWorld Pacific P-2005
Chet Baker, Don Fagerquist, Ray Linn, trumpet; Milt Bernhart, trombone; Charlie Mariano, Herbie Steward, alto sax; Bud Shank, alto sax, flute; Bill Holman, Richie Kamuca, tenor sax; Pepper Adams, baritone sax; Claude Williamson, piano; Monte Budwig, bass; Mel Lewis, drums; Mike Pacheco, bongos.
Success And Then What-
ST-1908Let Me Be LovedWorld Pacific X-641, P-2005
HollywoodWorld Pacific P-2005
Let Me Be Loved (vocal version)Pacific Jazz (J) TOCJ-5315
* World Pacific P-2005; Pacific Jazz (J) TOCJ-5315   Chet Baker And Bud Shank - Theme Music From "The James Dean Story"
* World Pacific WP-1257, JWC-514, ST-1015   Various Artists - The Sound Of Big Band Jazz In Hi-Fi!
* World Pacific X-641   Chet Baker, Bud Shank - Jimmy's Theme / Let Me Be Loved
* World Pacific STEREO-107   Chet Baker, Bud Shank - Jimmy's Theme / Fairmont

Bud Shank - Bob Cooper Quintet

Bud Shank, alto sax, flute; Bob Cooper, tenor sax, oboe; Howard Roberts, guitar; Don Prell, bass; Chuck Flores, drums.
Capitol Tower, Los Angeles, CA, first session, November 29, 1956
Gypsy In My SoulPacific Jazz PJ-1226; Mosaic MS-010
I Want To Be Happy-
ST-1894What'll I DoPacific Jazz X-634, PJ-1226; Mosaic MS-010
Sweet Georgia BrownWorld Pacific WP-1277, JWC-507; Mosaic MS-010
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1226; World Pacific PJ-1226   Bud Shank, Bob Cooper - Flute 'N Oboe
* World Pacific WP-1277   Bud Shank, Bob Cooper - Blowin' Country
* World Pacific JWC-507   Various Artists - Jazz West Coast, Vol. 3
* Mosaic MS-010   Bud Shank And Bob Cooper - Mosaic Select
* Pacific Jazz X-634   Bud Shank, Bob Cooper - What'll I Do / Tequila Time

Bud Shank - Bob Cooper Quintet With String Quartet

Bud Shank, alto sax, flute; Bob Cooper, tenor sax, oboe; Howard Roberts, guitar; Don Prell, bass; Chuck Flores, drums; with Benny Gill, Eudice Shapiro, violin; Millard Thomas, viola; Ray Kramer, cello.
Capitol Tower, Los Angeles, CA, second session, November 29, 1956
They Didn't Believe MePacific Jazz PJ-1226; World Pacific WP-1827; Mosaic MS-010
In The Blue Of Evening-
ST-1893Tequila TimePacific Jazz X-634, PJ-1226; Mosaic MS-010
I Can't Get StartedPacific Jazz PJ-1226; World Pacific WP-1827; Mosaic MS-010
Blues For Delilah-
Sunset And Wine-
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1226; World Pacific PJ-1226   Bud Shank, Bob Cooper - Flute 'N Oboe
* World Pacific WP-1827, ST-1827   The Bud Shank/Bob Cooper Orchestra - Flute, Oboe And Strings
* Mosaic MS-010   Bud Shank And Bob Cooper - Mosaic Select
* Pacific Jazz X-634   Bud Shank, Bob Cooper - What'll I Do / Tequila Time

Gerry Mulligan Quartet

Bob Brookmeyer, valve trombone, piano; Gerry Mulligan, baritone sax, piano; Bill Crow, bass; Dave Bailey, drums.
"Storyville Club", Boston, MA, December 6, 1956
Bweebida BwobbidaWorld Pacific EP4-56; Pacific Jazz PJ-1228
ST-1902Birth Of The BluesPacific Jazz X-638; World Pacific EP4-64; Pacific Jazz PJ-1228
Baubles, Bangles And BeadsWorld Pacific EP4-64; Pacific Jazz PJ-1228
Rustic Hop-
Open CountryWorld Pacific EP4-63; Pacific Jazz PJ-1228
Storyville StoryWorld Pacific EP4-56; Pacific Jazz PJ-1228
ST-1901That Old FeelingPacific Jazz X-638; World Pacific EP4-64; Pacific Jazz PJ-1228
Bike Up The Strand / Utter ChaosWorld Pacific EP4-63; Pacific Jazz PJ-1228
Blues At The RootsWorld Pacific JWC-513; Pacific Jazz PJ-8, CDP 7 94472 2
Ide's SidePacific Jazz CDP 7 94472 2
I Can't Get Started-
Frenesi-
Flash-
Honeysuckle Rose-
Limelight / Utter Chaos-
Utter ChaosPlayboy PB 1957
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1228; World Pacific PJ-1228, ST-1228; Pacific Jazz CDP 7 94472 2   Gerry Mulligan Quartet Recorded In Boston At Storyville
* World Pacific JWC-513, ST-1021   Various Artists - The Blues In Stereo
* Pacific Jazz PJ-8, ST-20140   The Genius Of Gerry Mulligan
* Playboy PB 1957   The Playboy Jazz All Stars, Vol. 1
* World Pacific EP4-56   Gerry Mulligan Quartet Recorded In Boston At Storyville, Vol. 1
* World Pacific EP4-64   Gerry Mulligan Quartet Recorded In Boston At Storyville
* World Pacific EP4-63   Gerry Mulligan Quartet Recorded In Boston At Storyville
* Pacific Jazz X-638   Gerry Mulligan - That Old Feeling / Birth Of The Blues

Bill Perkins Quintet

Art Pepper, alto sax #1-4; Bill Perkins, tenor sax; Jimmy Rowles, piano; Ben Tucker, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.
Radio Annex, Los Angeles, CA, December 11, 1956
1.A Foggy DayPacific Jazz PJM-401, PJ-60; Mosaic MR3-105
2.Diane-A-Flow-
3.What Is This Thing Called Love-
4.Zenobia-
5.Angel EyesPacific Jazz JWC-505, 7243 4 93159 2 1
* Pacific Jazz PJM-401; World Pacific WPM-401   Bill Perkins, Art Pepper, Richie Kamuca - Just Friends
* Pacific Jazz PJ-60   Art Pepper - The Artistry Of Pepper
* Mosaic MR3-105   The Complete Pacific Jazz Small Group Recordings Of Art Pepper
* Pacific Jazz JWC-505; World Pacific JWC-505   Various Artists - Solo Flight
* Pacific Jazz 7243 4 93159 2 1   Bud Shank/Bill Perkins

Jimmy Rowles Trio

Jimmy Rowles, piano; Ben Tucker, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.
Radio Annex, Los Angeles, CA, December 11, 1956
Sonny SpeaksPacific Jazz JWC-506, 7243 4 93159 2 1; Mosaic MS-019
* Pacific Jazz JWC-506; World Pacific JWC-506   Various Artists - Jazz Pianists Galore
* Pacific Jazz 7243 4 93159 2 1   Bud Shank/Bill Perkins
* Mosaic MS-019   Russ Freeman, Richard Twardzik, Jimmy Rowles, Clare Fischer - The Pacific Jazz Piano Trios - Mosaic Select

Bill Thompson Plays The Mighty Wurlitzer Pipe Organ

Bill Thompson, The Mighty Wurlitzer pipe organ.
released 1956
In The Still Of The NightPacifica P-2001
Easy To Love-
Tell Me That You Love Me Tonight-
I'll Remember April-
We'll Be Together Again-
Flamingo-
Autumn Leaves-
Dancing On The Ceiling-
Falling In Love With Love-
All The Things You Are-
* Pacifica P-2001; World Pacific P-2001   Bill Thompson - A Quiet Evening With The Mighty Wurlitzer