Prestige Records Catalog: Lively Arts 30000, Irish 35000, Near East 45000 series

Prestige Lively Arts 30000 series (12 inch LP)

LA 30001   Billy Dee Williams - Let's Misbehave   1961

Billy Dee Williams, vocal; accompanied by The George Cory Ensemble: Frank Socolow, tenor sax, oboe, English horn; George Cory, piano, arranger; Al Schackman, guitar; Peter Ind, bass; Rudy Grant, drums.

released 1961

A Taste Of Honey
Let's Misbehave
Don't Cry
Life's A Holiday
I Like It Here
Warm Tonight
Nothin' For Nothin'
I Wonder What Became Of Me
House Of Flowers
Red Sun Blues

LA 30002   A Taste Of Hermione Baddeley   1961

Hermione Baddeley, read; accompanied by Ted Atienza, Gordon Bolitho, Arnold Holop, piano.

released 1961

I Changed My Sex A Week Ago Today
Winter In Torquay
Poor Little Cabaret Star
Missing The Bus
Je Suis
Lonely Little Lotus
Old Girls
You
Reprieve

LA 30003   Roddy McDowall Reads The Horror Stories Of H.P. Lovecraft   1962?

H.P. Lovecraft, words; Roddy McDowall, read.

released 1962?

The Outsider
The Hound

LA 30004   Burgess Meredith Reads Ray Bradbury   1962

Ray Bradbury, words; Burgess Meredith, read.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, released 1962

There Will Come Soft Rains
Marionettes Inc.

LA 30005   Larry Storch Reads Philip Roth's Epstein   1962

Philip Roth, words; Larry Storch, read.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, released 1962

Larry Storch Reads Philip Roth's "Epstein" (Part 1)
Larry Storch Reads Philip Roth's "Epstein" (Part 2)

** also released on Prestige PRST 7683 in 1969?.

LA 30006   James Mason Reads The Imp Of The Perverse, Shadow And Lionizing By Edgar Allen Poe   1962

Edgar Allan Poe, words; James Mason, read.

released 1962

The Imp Of The Perverse
Shadow
Lionizing

LA 30007   James Mason Reads Herman Melville's Bartleby, The Scrivener

no details.

LA 30008   Morris Carnovsky - Dostoevsky's Notes From Underground   1962?

Fyodor Dostoevsky, words; Morris Carnovsky, read.

released 1962?

Notes From Underground (Part 1)
Notes From Underground (Part 2)

LA 30009   Norman Mailer Reads Norman Mailer   1964

Norman Mailer, words, read.

released 1964

Deaths For The Ladies
More Poems
The Time Of Her Time

** also released on Prestige PRST 7682 in 1969?.

Prestige Irish 35000 series (12 inch LP)

IRLP 35001   Margaret Barry & Michael Gorman - The Blarney Stone   1961

Margaret Barry, Michael Gorman.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, released 1961

The Blarney Stone
The Mountain Road
The Wild Colonial Boy
Dwyer's Hornpipe
The Half Door
Tim Murphy; Haste To The Wedding; Tidy Anne
O Gramachree (Gra-Mo-Chroi)
If You Ever Go Over To Ireland
A Bunch Of Keys; The Boys From Ballisdare
Three Lovely Lassies From Bannion
Bonny Kate; The Sligo Maid
Two Hundred Years Of Brewing
Gorman's Favourite; The Boys Of Bluehill
The Leprechaun

IRLP 35002   Delia Murphy - The Queen Of Connemara   1962

Bob Creash, accordion; Walter Raim, guitar, banjo; Stuart Wheeler, bass; Delia Murphy, vocal; Walter Raim, arranger.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, released 1962

The Bold Granuaile
Shamus Rafferty
Slieve Namon
The Holy Ground
Mary Of The Wild Moor
The Irish Rover
Down The Moor
Cold Blows The Wind
The Queen Of Connemara
Molly, Will You Marry Me
The Bright Silvery Light Of The Moon
My Three-Leaved Shamrock
The Damsel Of Nineteen Years Old

IR 35003   Mickey & Mary Carton - The Emmigrant Irish Boy   1963

Mickey Carton, his accordion, orchestra; Mary Carton, vocal, accordion.

released 1963

The Emmigrant Irish Boy
Sean South From Garryowen
Erin's Green Shore
Medley Of Irish Polkas
Eileen McManus
Shamus O'Brien
The Happy Widow Jig
My Old Home In Mayo
Moonlight In Mayo
Molly Bawn
Heaven Around Galway Bay
Rights Of Man Hornpipe

Prestige Near East 45000 series (12 inch LP)

NELP 45001   Spero Spyros And His Modern Grecian Ensemble - Golden Songs Of Greece   1962

Spero Spyros, and others, Chet Amsterdam, producer, director.

released 1961

Tsutsurada (A Talking Bird)
Itia (Wild Tree)
Samiotissa (The Girl From Samos)
Pounafta Matia (Where Did You Get Those Eyes?)
Kanarini (The Canary)
Poli Kala (Very Nice)
Vlaha (Country Girl)
Tria Pedia (Three Boys From Volos)
Hasapiko (Butchers' Dance)
Glendi (Fiesta)
Yasu Costa (Yeah...Gus!)
Egiotissa (The Girl From Egion)

** originally released on Prestige International PRES-INT-13001 in 1961.

NELP 45002   Spero Spyros And His Modern Grecian Ensemble - More Golden Songs Of Greece   1962

Spero Spyros, and others, featuring Harula, vocal; Chet Amsterdam, producer, director.

released 1962

Fousta Klaroti
Myptia
Palamakia
Golfo
Vatikiotissa
Mi Mou Paraponiesse
Glari
Tsiou Tsiou
Satirical Cypriot Story
Ouzo Ouzo
Melina
Feta

NELP 45003   Spero Spyros And His Modern Anatolian Ensemble - Anatolian Introduction   1962

Spero Spyros, and others, Luis J. Barreiro, director; Chet Amsterdam, producer.

released 1962

Farfara
Sirdis Vra Karmaga
Kalamatianos
Tamzara
Lorge
Sirun Ahchik
Siseler
Laz
The Maharajah
Ababaca

** also released on Near East NEST 45003 in 1962.

NELP 45004   Spero Spyros And His Modern Anatolian Ensemble - Anatolian Feast   1962

Spero Spyros, and others, Luis J. Barreiro, director; Chet Amsterdam, producer.: same session.

released 1962

Adanali
Anush Yarem Heratza
Doktor
Turkish Delight
Ela Ela
Kara Biberim
Tim Uraga, Delilo, Erzurum
Tsamiko Espanol
Spero
Konyali

NELP 45005   The Genius Of Oudi Hrant - Eastern Standard Time   1962

Udi Hrant Kenkulian as Oudi Hrant, oud; with ensemble Morty Lewis, tenor sax.

released 1962

Doktur
Hijazkar Longa
Hrant Toxim No. 1
Ankora Koshmasi
Rumeli Karshilama
Anatoliana
Anadolu Oyunu
Sultan Yegah
Hrant Toxim No. Two
Aman Avci
Cifte Telli

** also released on Near East NEST 45005 in 1962. on Prestige PRLP 1089 in 1964, PRST-1089 in 1964 as Turkish Delights.