Savoy Records Catalog: 9000, Dee Gee 1000 series

Savoy 9000 series (10 inch LP)

MG 9000   The Charlie Parker Quintet, Vol. 1

Charlie Parker (alto sax) Clyde Hart (piano) Tiny Grimes (guitar, vocals) Jimmy Butts (bass, vocals) Doc West (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, September 15, 1944
S5713-2Red Cross (orig.-take 2)
Miles Davis (trumpet -2) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Dizzy Gillespie (piano -1,2, trumpet, piano -3) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, November 26, 1945
1. S5849-1Warming Up A Riff (orig.-take 1)
2. S5851-4Now's The Time (orig.-take 4)
3. S5853-2Ko-Ko (orig.-take 2) (as Cocoa)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Bud Powell (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, May 8, 1947
S3420-5Donna Lee (orig.-take 3)
S3421-4Chasin' The Bird (short-take 4)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (tenor sax) John Lewis (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, August 14, 1947
S3442-2Half Nelson (orig.-take 2)
S3443-2Sippin' At Bells (orig.-take 2)

MG 9001   The Charlie Parker Quintet, Vol. 2

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Dizzy Gillespie (piano -1) Sadik Hakim (piano -2) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, November 26, 1945
1. S5850-5Billie's Bounce (orig.-take 5)
2. S5852-3Thriving On A Riff (orig.-take 3)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Bud Powell (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, May 8, 1947
S3422-2Cheryl (orig.-take 2)
S3423-5Buzzy (orig.-take)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (tenor sax) John Lewis (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, August 14, 1947
S3440-2Milestones (new-take 2)
S3441-3Little Willie Leaps (orig.-take 3)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Duke Jordan (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
United Sound Systems, Detroit, MI, December 21, 1947
D830-3Another Hair Do (orig.-take 3)
D832-1Klaunstance (orig.-take 1)

MG 9002   The Lester Young Quintet/Sextet

Lester Young (tenor sax) Count Basie (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Rodney Richardson (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, May 1, 1944
S5454-1Blue Lester (as Lester's Blues)
S5455-2(I Don't Stand) A Ghost Of A Chance
S5456-2Indiana
S5457-1Jump, Lester, Jump (as Lester's Savoy Jump)
Jesse Drakes (trumpet) Jerry Elliott (trombone) Lester Young (tenor sax) Junior Mance (piano) Leroy Jackson (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, June 28, 1949
S5240-3Crazy Over J.Z.
S5241-3Ding Dong
S5242-3Blue' N' Bells
S5243-1June Bug (as Lester Digs)

MG 9003   Dexter Gordon And His Boys

Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Tadd Dameron (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, December 11, 1947
S3491-3Settin'n The Pace, Part 1
S3492-3Settin'n The Pace, Part 2
S3493So Easy
Fats Navarro (trumpet) Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Tadd Dameron (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Art Mardigan (drums)
NYC, December 22, 1947
S3512Dextrose
S3513Index
S3514Dextivity

MG 9004   Stan Getz Beboppers

Stan Getz (tenor sax) Hank Jones (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, July 31, 1946
S3321Opus De Bop
S3322And The Angels Swing
S3323Running Water
Earl Swope (trombone) Al Cohn, Stan Getz, Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Duke Jordan (piano) Jimmy Raney (guitar) Mert Oliver (bass) Charlie Perry (drums)
NYC, May 2, 1949
S36-126Stan Getz Along
S36-128Slow
S36-129Fast

MG 9005   Fats Navarro

Kenny Dorham, Fats Navarro (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto sax) Morris Lane (tenor sax) Eddie DeVerteuil (baritone sax) Bud Powell (piano) Al Hall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Gil Fuller (arranger)
NYC, September 6, 1946
S3348Fat Boy, Part 1
S3349Fat Boy, Part 2
Fats Navarro (trumpet) Leo Parker (baritone, alto sax) Tadd Dameron (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, January 29, 1947
S3383-2Fat Girl
S3384-2Ice Freezes Red
S3385Ed Pob
S3386Goin' To Minton's

MG 9006   Sonny Stitt

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto sax) Bud Powell (piano) Al Hall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, September 4, 1946
S3342Serenade To A Square
S3343AGood Kick
S3344Seven Up
Kenny Dorham, Fats Navarro (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto sax) Morris Lane (tenor sax) Eddie DeVerteuil (baritone sax) Bud Powell (piano) Al Hall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Gil Fuller (arranger)
NYC, September 6, 1946
S3350Everything's Cool, Part 1
S3351Everything's Cool, Part 2

MG 9007   Don Byas - Tenor Sax Solos

Don Byas (tenor sax) Teddy Brannon (piano) Frank Skeete (bass) Fred Radcliffe (drums)
NYC, May 17, 1946
S59049London Donnie
Don Byas (tenor sax) Sanford Gold (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, August 21, 1946
S3329Living My Life For You
S3330To Each His Own
S3331AThey Say It's Wonderful
S3332ACynthia's In Love
S3333ASeptember Song

MG 9008   Various Artists - Tenor Sax Solos, Vol. 1

Ben Webster (tenor sax) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Teddy Walters (guitar) Billy Taylor (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, March 13, 1944
S5413Body And Soul
Ben Webster (tenor sax) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) David Booth (drums)
NYC, April 17, 1944
S5436-2Honeysuckle Rose
Billy Butterfield (trumpet) Hank D'Amico (clarinet) Lester Young (tenor sax) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Dexter Hall (guitar) Billy Taylor (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, April 18, 1944
S5448-5Salute To Fats
S5449-2Basie English
Emmett Berry (trumpet) Eddie Barefield (alto sax) Walter Thomas (alto, tenor sax) Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Sid Weiss (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, June 14, 1944
S5467Stompin' At The Savoy
S5468On The Sunny Side Of The Street

MG 9009   Leo Parker's All Stars

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Gene Ammons (tenor sax) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Junior Mance (piano) Gene Wright (bass) Charles Williams (drums)
Detroit, MI, October 4, 1947
DET801Ineta
Joe Newman (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Dexter Gordon (tenor, alto sax) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Hank Jones (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, December 19, 1947
S3495-3Wee Dot
Joe Newman (trumpet) Charlie Rouse (tenor sax) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Sir Charles Thompson (piano) Al Lucas (bass) Jack "The Bear" Parker (drums)
Detroit, MI, March 23, 1948
D846Leo's Bells
D847Sweet Talkin' Leo
D848Swinging For Love
D849The New Look

MG 9010   The Charlie Parker Quintet, Vol. 3

Charlie Parker (alto sax) Clyde Hart (piano) Tiny Grimes (guitar, vocals) Jimmy Butts (bass, vocals) Doc West (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, September 15, 1944
S5710-3Tiny's Tempo (orig.-take 3)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Duke Jordan (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
United Sound Systems, Detroit, MI, December 21, 1947
D831-3Bluebird (orig.-take 3)
D833-3Bird Gets The Worm (orig.-take 3)
Charlie Parker (alto sax) John Lewis (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 18, 1948
B903-3Parker's Mood (orig.-take 3)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) John Lewis (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 24, 1948
B908-7Perhaps (orig.-master)
B910-2Steeplechase (take 2)

MG 9011   The Charlie Parker Quintet, Vol. 4

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) John Lewis (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Joe Harris (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, September 29, 1947
13005Confirmation (as Riff Warmer)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) John Lewis (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 18, 1948
B900-4Barbados (orig.-take 4)
B901-2Ah-Leu-Cha (orig.-take 2)
B902-4Constellation (orig.-take 4)
same personnel
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, September 24, 1948
B909-11Marmaduke (take 11)
B911-2Merry-Go-Round (orig.-take 2)

MG 9012   Various Artists - New Sound In Modern Music

Kenny Dorham, Fats Navarro (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto sax) Morris Lane (tenor sax) Eddie DeVerteuil (baritone sax) Bud Powell (piano) Al Hall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Gil Fuller (arranger)
NYC, September 6, 1946
S3346Boppin' A Riff, Part 1
S3347Boppin' A Riff, Part 2
Dave Burns, Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) John Brown (alto sax) James Moody (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Joe Harris (drums) Gil Fuller (arranger)
NYC, September 25, 1946
S3354-2For Hecklers Only
S3355BSmoky Hollow Jump
S3356BBoppin' The Blues (as Dizz-Moody)
S3357BMoody Speaks

MG 9013   Various Artists - Tenor Sax Solos, Vol. 2

Ben Webster (tenor sax) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) David Booth (drums)
NYC, April 17, 1944
S5438-2Blue Skies
Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Don Byas (tenor sax) Clyde Hart (piano, celeste) Slam Stewart (bass) Jack "The Bear" Parker (drums)
NYC, July 28, 1944
S5493-2Don's Idea
Ike Quebec (tenor sax) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Bill DeArango (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, August 7, 1945
S5831I.Q. Blues
Charlie Ventura (tenor sax) Arnold Ross (piano) John Levy (bass) Specs Powell (drums)
NYC, August 28, 1945
S5836Dark Eyes
Emmett Berry (trumpet) Illinois Jacquet (tenor sax) Bill Doggett (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) John Simmons (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, January 7, 1946
S5871-2Jumpin' Jacquet
Ted Nash (tenor, alto sax) Geoffrey Clarkson (piano) Bob Leininger (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, June 21, 1946
S3306Annie Laurie

MG 9014   Sonny Stitt - New Sound In Modern Music, Vol. 1

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto sax) Bud Powell (piano) Al Hall (bass) Wallace Bishop (drums)
NYC, August 23, 1946
S3338Bebop In Pastel (aka Bouncing With Bud)
S3339Fool's Fancy (aka Wail)
S3340Bombay
S3341ARay's Idea
Kenny Dorham, Fats Navarro (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto sax) Morris Lane (tenor sax) Eddie DeVerteuil (baritone sax) Bud Powell (piano) Al Hall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Gil Fuller (arranger)
NYC, September 6, 1946
S3352Webb City, Part 1
S3353Webb City, Part 2

MG 9015   Allen Eager - New Sound In Modern Music, Vol. 2

Allen Eager (tenor sax) Ed Finckel (piano) Bob Carter (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, March 22, 1946
S59000Rampage
S59001Vot's Dot
S59002Booby Hatch
Allen Eager (tenor sax) Terry Gibbs (vibes) Duke Jordan (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, July 15, 1947
S3434Meeskite
Doug Mettome (trumpet) Allen Eager (tenor sax) George Wallington (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
NYC, November 6, 1947
S3469-5Nightmare Allen
S3471-5Jane's Bounce

MG 9016   Dexter Gordon - New Sound In Modern Music, Vol. 3

Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Sadik Hakim (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Eddie Nicholson (drums)
NYC, October 30, 1945
D5841-3Blow Mr. Dexter
D5842Dexter's Deck
D5843Dexter's Cuttin' Out
Leonard Hawkins (trumpet) Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Bud Powell (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, January 29, 1946
S5879-1Dexter Rides Again
Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Tadd Dameron (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, December 11, 1947
S3494Dexter's Riff
Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Tadd Dameron (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Art Mardigan (drums)
NYC, December 22, 1947
S3511Dexter's Mood

MG 9017   Kai Winding - New Sound In Modern Music, Vol. 4

Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Kai Winding (trombone) Stan Getz (tenor sax) Shorty Allen (piano) Iggy Shevack (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
NYC, December 14, 1945
S5866Sweet Miss
S5867Loaded
S5868Grab Your Axe, Max
Kai Winding (trombone) Allen Eager (tenor sax) Marty Napoleon (piano) Eddie Safranski (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Teddy Reig (director)
NYC, January 22, 1947
S3375O-Go-Mo
S3376-2Mr. Dues
S3377Oh, Kai (as Kai's Day)

MG 9018   Leo Parker - New Sound In Modern Music, Vol. 5

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Gene Ammons (tenor sax) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Junior Mance (piano) Gene Wright (bass) Charles Williams (drums)
Detroit, MI, October 4, 1947
DET800El Sino
DET802Wild Leo
DET803Leapin' Leo
Joe Newman (trumpet) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Sir Charles Thompson (piano) Al Lucas (bass) Jack "The Bear" Parker (drums)
Detroit, MI, March 23, 1948
D842On The House
D843Dinky
D844Senor Leo

MG 9019   Fats Navarro - New Sound In Modern Music, Vol. 6

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Ernie Henry (alto sax) Tadd Dameron (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Kay Penton (vocals)
NYC, October 28, 1947
S3465-6A Bop Carol
S3466-1The Tadd Walk
Fats Navarro (trumpet) Charlie Rouse (tenor sax) Tadd Dameron (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, December 5, 1947
S3483-6Nostalgia
S3484-6Barry's Bop
S3485-6Bebop Romp
S3486Fat Blows

MG 9020   Various Artists - Hollywood Jazz Concert, Vol. 1

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Trummy Young (trombone) Sonny Criss (alto sax) Dexter Gordon, Wardell Gray (tenor sax) Hampton Hawes (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Red Callender (bass) Roy Porter (drums)
"Elks Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, July 6, 1947
BOP36Bopland, Part 1 (as Byas-A-Drink)
BOP37Bopland, Part 2 (as Byas-A-Drink)
BOP38Bopland, Part 3 (as Byas-A-Drink)
BOP39Bopland, Part 4 (as Byas-A-Drink)
BOP40Bopland, Part 5 (as Byas-A-Drink)
BOP41Bopland, Part 6 (as Byas-A-Drink)

MG 9021   Various Artists - Tenor Sax Solos, Vol. 3

Ben Webster (tenor sax) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) David Booth (drums)
NYC, April 17, 1944
S5439Kat's Fur
Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Rudy Williams (alto sax) Don Byas (tenor sax) Clyde Hart (piano) Slam Stewart (bass) Jack "The Bear" Parker (drums)
NYC, August 17, 1944
S5703What Do You Want With My Heart
Ike Quebec (tenor sax) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Bill DeArango (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) J.C. Heard (drums)
NYC, August 7, 1945
S5829Jim Dawgs
Charlie Ventura (tenor sax) Arnold Ross (piano) John Levy (bass) Specs Powell (drums)
NYC, August 28, 1945
S5833Big Deal
Ted Nash (tenor, alto sax) Geoffrey Clarkson (piano) Bob Leininger (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, June 21, 1946
S3305Over The Rainbow
Morris Lane (tenor sax) Ed Swanston (piano) George Baker (guitar) Frank Skeete (bass) Bob Aviles (drums)
NYC, January 24, 1947
S3382Down The Lane

MG 9022   Various Artists - Birth Of The Bop, Vol. 1

Charlie Parker (alto sax) Clyde Hart (piano) Tiny Grimes (guitar, vocals) Jimmy Butts (bass, vocals) Doc West (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, September 15, 1944
S5712-5Romance Without Finance (take 5)
Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Sadik Hakim (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Eddie Nicholson (drums)
NYC, October 30, 1945
D5844Dexter's Minor Mad
J.J. Johnson (trombone) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Bud Powell (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, June 26, 1946
S3309-11Jay Bird (as Fly Jay)
Joe Newman (trumpet) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Sir Charles Thompson (piano) Al Lucas (bass) Jack "The Bear" Parker (drums)
Detroit, MI, March 23, 1948
D845Chase 'N 'Lion
Bill Massey (trumpet) Julius Watkins (French horn) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, February 23, 1949
S36-110Hearing Bells
Earl Swope (trombone) Al Cohn, Stan Getz, Zoot Sims (tenor sax) Duke Jordan (piano) Jimmy Raney (guitar) Mert Oliver (bass) Charlie Perry (drums)
NYC, May 2, 1949
S36-127Stan's Mood

MG 9023   Various Artists - Birth Of The Bop, Vol. 2

Benny Harris (trumpet) Don Byas (tenor sax) Jimmy Jones (piano) John Levy (bass) Fred Radcliffe (drums)
NYC, November 26, 1945
S5848Byas-A-Drink
Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Kai Winding (trombone) Stan Getz (tenor sax) Shorty Allen (piano) Iggy Shevack (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
NYC, December 14, 1945
S5869Always
Leonard Hawkins (trumpet) Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Bud Powell (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, January 29, 1946
S5878-2Long Tall Dexter
J.J. Johnson (trombone) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Bud Powell (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, June 26, 1946
S3311-2Hey Jay Jay
Fats Navarro (trumpet) Ernie Henry (alto sax) Tadd Dameron (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Kay Penton (vocals)
NYC, October 28, 1947
S3467-3Gone With The Wind
Doug Mettome (trumpet) Allen Eager (tenor sax) George Wallington (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
NYC, November 6, 1947
S3470-4Churchmouse

MG 9024   Various Artists - Birth Of The Bop, Vol. 3

"Little" Benny Harris (trumpet) Herbie Fields (alto, tenor sax) Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Clyde Hart (piano) Chuck Wayne (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Denzil Best (drums) Joe Gregory (vocals)
NYC, December 19, 1944
S5770Little Benny (as King Kong)
J.J. Johnson (trombone) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Bud Powell (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, June 26, 1946
S3312-1Mad Bebop
Stan Getz (tenor sax) Hank Jones (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, July 31, 1946
S3324Don't Worry 'Bout Me
Fats Navarro (trumpet) Ernie Henry (alto sax) Tadd Dameron (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Kay Penton (vocals)
NYC, October 28, 1947
S3468-3That Someone Must Be You
Joe Newman (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Dexter Gordon (tenor, alto sax) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Hank Jones (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, December 19, 1947
S3496Solitude
Bill Massey (trumpet) Julius Watkins (French horn) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, February 23, 1949
S36-113Bubu

MG 9025   Various Artists - Birth Of The Bop, Vol. 4

"Little" Benny Harris (trumpet) Herbie Fields (alto, tenor sax) Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Clyde Hart (piano) Chuck Wayne (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Denzil Best (drums) Joe Gregory (vocals)
NYC, December 19, 1944
S5769Dee Dee's Dance
Leonard Hawkins (trumpet) Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Bud Powell (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, January 29, 1946
S5881-3Dexter Digs In
J.J. Johnson (trombone) Cecil Payne (baritone sax) Bud Powell (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, June 26, 1946
S3310-1Coppin' The Bop
Kai Winding (trombone) Allen Eager (tenor sax) Marty Napoleon (piano) Eddie Safranski (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Teddy Reig (director)
NYC, January 22, 1947
S3378Saxon
Allen Eager (tenor sax) Terry Gibbs (vibes) Duke Jordan (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, July 15, 1947
S3433Donald Jay
Bill Massey (trumpet) Julius Watkins (French horn) Billy Mitchell (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, February 23, 1949
S36-111Junior

MG 9026   Various Artists - Birth Of The Bop, Vol. 5

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor sax) Al Haig (piano) Huey Long (guitar) Gene Ramey (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, December 18, 1946
S3370Stealin' Trash
Morris Lane (tenor sax) Ed Swanston (piano) George Baker (guitar) Frank Skeete (bass) Bob Aviles (drums)
NYC, January 24, 1947
S3379Blowin' For Kicks
Red Rodney (trumpet) Earl Swope (trombone) Serge Chaloff (baritone sax) George Wallington (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Tiny Kahn (drums)
NYC, March 5, 1947
S3412Pumpernickel
Doug Mettome (trumpet) Allen Eager (tenor sax) George Wallington (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
NYC, November 6, 1947
S3472-4Unmeditated
Joe Newman (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Dexter Gordon (tenor, alto sax) Leo Parker (baritone sax) Hank Jones (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, December 19, 1947
S3497-3The Lion Roars (as Lion's Roar)
Art Farmer, James Metlock, Eddie Preston, Bob Ross (trumpet) Danny Horton, Jimmy Knepper, William Willington (trombone) Eric Dolphy, Leroy Robinson (alto sax) Joe Howard, Clifford Solomon (tenor sax) Clyde Dunn (baritone sax) Joe Harrison (piano) Ben White (guitar) Roger Alderson (bass) Roy Porter (drums) Alvy Kidd (congas)
Los Angeles, CA, 1948 or January 19, 1949
SLA1100Pete's Beat

MG 9027   Various Artists - Hollywood Jazz Concert, Vol. 2

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Trummy Young (trombone) Sonny Criss (alto sax) Dexter Gordon, Wardell Gray (tenor sax) Hampton Hawes (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) possibly Leroy Gray (bass) Ken Kennedy (drums)
"Elks Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, July 6, 1947
BOP7The Hunt, Part 5 (as Rock' N' Shoals)
BOP8The Hunt, Part 6 (as Rock' N' Shoals)
BOP9The Hunt, Part 7 (as Rock' N' Shoals)
BOP10The Hunt, Part 8 (as Rock' N' Shoals)
Al Killian (trumpet) Gene Montgomery, Wild Bill Moore (tenor sax) Russ Freeman (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Leroy Gray (bass) Ken Kennedy (drums)
BOP26What Is This Thing Called Love

MG 9028   The Tenor Sax Of Brew Moore

Brew Moore (tenor sax) Gene DiNovi (piano) Jimmy Johnson (bass) Stan Levey (drums)
NYC, October 22, 1948
S3913Brew Blue
S3914Blue Brew
S3915No More Brew
S3916More Brew
Jerry Lloyd (trumpet) Kai Winding (trombone) Brew Moore (tenor sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) George Wallington (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, May 20, 1949
S36-134-6Mug Bug
S36-136-5Lestorian Mode

MG 9029   Lester Young, Coleman Hawkins - Pres And Bean

Harry Edison, Al Killian, Ed Lewis, Joe Newman (trumpet) Ted Donnelly, Eli Robinson, Lou Taylor, Dicky Wells (trombone) Jimmy Powell (alto sax) Earl Warren (alto sax, vocals, arranger) Buddy Tate, Lester Young (tenor sax) Rudy Rutherford (baritone sax) Clyde Hart (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Rodney Richardson (bass) Jo Jones (drums) Tadd Dameron, Dick Flanagan, Dixky Wells (arranger)
NYC, April 18, 1944
S5443-2Tush
Billy Butterfield (trumpet) Hank D'Amico (clarinet) Lester Young (tenor sax) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Dexter Hall (guitar) Billy Taylor (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
S5447-1Exercise In Swing
Emmett Berry (trumpet) Walter Thomas (alto, tenor sax) Coleman Hawkins, Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Max Shopnick (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, May 1, 1944
S5450Old Man River
S5453Flat Rock
Emmett Berry (trumpet) Eddie Barefield (alto sax) Walter Thomas (alto, tenor sax) Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Sid Weiss (bass) Cozy Cole (drums)
NYC, June 14, 1944
S5466Jersey Jump Off

MG 9030   Various Artists - Jam Session At Savoy

Emmett Berry (trumpet) Eddie Barefield (alto sax) Walter Thomas (alto, tenor sax) Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Johnny Guarnieri (piano) Sid Weiss (bass) Cozy Cole (drums): same session
NYC, June 14, 1944
S5469Jump Awhile (as Jump Street)
Charlie Shavers (trumpet) Rudy Williams (alto sax) Don Byas (tenor sax) Clyde Hart (piano) Slam Stewart (bass) Jack "The Bear" Parker (drums)
NYC, August 17, 1944
S5700Savoy Jam Party, Part 2
S5701Savoy Jam Party, Part 1
Shad Collins, Frank Newton (trumpet) Tyree Glenn (trombone) Earl Bostic (alto sax) Don Byas (tenor sax) Ernie Caceres (baritone sax) Red Norvo (vibes) Teddy Wilson (piano) Remo Palmieri (guitar) Slam Stewart (bass) Cozy Cole (drums) Buck Ram (leader)
NYC, September 18, 1944
S5716Swing Street
S5717Ram Session
Kai Winding (trombone) Gene Roland (valve trombone) Boots Mussulli (alto sax) Vido Musso (tenor sax) Marty Napoleon (piano) Eddie Safranski (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, February 25, 1946
S5889Vido In A Jam

MG 9031   Various Artists - Hollywood Jazz Concert, Vol. 3

Al Killian (trumpet) Sonny Criss (alto sax) Wardell Gray (tenor sax) Russ Freeman (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Harry Babasin (bass) Ken Kennedy (drums)
"Elks Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, July 6, 1947
BOP30Backbreaker, Part 1
BOP31Backbreaker, Part 2
BOP32Backbreaker, Part 3
BOP33Backbreaker, Part 4
BOP34Backbreaker, Part 5
BOP35Backbreaker, Part 6

MG 9032   Various Artists - Modern Music From Sweden

Leppe Sundevall (trumpet) Arne Domnerus (alto sax) Gosta Theselius (piano) Gunnar Almstedt (bass) Jack Noren (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, August 20, 1949
mr7 | 4264Conversation
mr8 | 4263More Than You Know
Leppe Sundevall (trumpet) Arne Domnerus (alto sax) James Moody (tenor sax) Per-Arne Croona (baritone sax) Gosta Theselius (piano) Yngve Akerberg (bass) Sven Bollhem (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, October 6, 1949
mr19 | 4265Laura
Rolf Ericson (trumpet) Rolf Blomquist (tenor sax) Charles Norman (piano) Gunnar Almstedt (bass) Anders Burman (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, October 13, 1950
mr140 | 4262Steeplechase (as Flower Grows Up)
mr141 | 4266The Flower
Ove Lind (clarinet) Bo Kallstrom (vibes) Charles Norman (piano, vocals) Rolf Berg (guitar) Gunnar Almstedt (bass) Anders Burman (drums) Anders Windestam (vocals)
Stockholm, Sweden, December 19, 1952
mr430 | 4267Black Market Special (as Normanitra)

MG 9033   The Versatile Don Elliott

Don Elliott (trumpet, mellophone, vibes, bongos) Kai Winding (trombone) Phil Urso (tenor sax) Danny Bank (baritone sax) Jimmy Lyon (piano) Arnold Fishkin (bass) Sid Bulkin (drums)
NYC, November 17, 1952
SDE4268Mighty Like A Rose
SDE4270Oh Look At Me Now
SDE4271Jeepers Creepers
Don Elliott (trumpet, mellophone, vibes, bongos) Douglas Duke (organ) Mort Herbert (bass) Sid Bulkin (drums)
NYC, June 24, 1953
SDE4382When Your Lover Has Gone
SDE4383Where Or When
SDE4384Take Me Out To The Ball Game

MG 9034   Various Artists - Bird - Diz - Bud - Max

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, piano) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC, November 26, 1945
S5853-2Ko-Ko (orig.-take 2) (as Cocoa)
Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto sax) Jack McVea (tenor sax) Dodo Marmarosa (piano) Slim Gaillard (piano, guitar, vocals) Bam Brown (bass, vocals) Zutty Singleton (drums)
probably Hollywood, CA, December 29, 1945
BTJ40-2Popity Pop (orig.-take 1)
BTJ41RESlim's Jam (new-take 2)
Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto sax) Bud Powell (piano) Al Hall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, September 4, 1946
S3345-?Blues In Bebop (alternate take) (as Blues A La Bud)
Diz-Iz
Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker (tenor sax) John Lewis (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Harry Smith Studios, NYC, August 14, 1947
S3441-3Little Willie Leaps (orig.-take 3)

MG 9035   The Billy Taylor Trio/Quintet

Billy Taylor (piano) Al Hall (bass) Jimmy Crawford (drums)
NYC, March 20, 1945
S5792Mad Monk (as Monk's Mood)
S5793Solace
S5794Night And Day
John Hardee (tenor sax) Billy Taylor (piano) Milt Page (organ) John Simmons (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, November 20, 1949
SBT4450 | 1113Misty (Morning) Blues
SBT4451 | 1114The Bug
SBT4453 | 1116Take The "A" Train

MG 9036   Cal Tjader Vibist

Cal Tjader (vibes) Hank Jones (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, October 21, 1953
SCT4425Minority
SCT4426I Want To Be Happy
SCT4427Love Me Or Leave Me
SCT4428Tangerine
Cal Tjader (vibes) Richard Wyands (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
San Francisco, CA, March 2, 1954
SCT4496A Sunday Kind Of Love
SCT4497After You've Gone
SCT4498It's You Or No One
SCT4499Isn't It Romantic

Dee Gee 1000 releases (10 inch LP)

MG 1000   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 1

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Percy Heath (bass) "Kansas" Fields (drums) The Calypso Boys (vocals)
Detroit, MI, March 1, 1951
DG-4015Tin Tin Deo
DG-2040-XBirks' Works
Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Milt Jackson (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Joe Carroll, Melvin Moore (vocals)
NYC, April 16, 1951
DG-3636Lady Be Good
DG-5104/5105The Champ
Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Bill Graham (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Al (Junior) Jones (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals) + Stuff Smith (violin)
NYC, October 25, 1951
DG-2300Caravan
DG-2303Sunny Side Of The Street
DG-2304Stardust

MG 1001   Bill Russo

Gail Brockman (trumpet) Bill Russo (trombone) Chris Leuba, Ralph Macciochi, Leon Mendelsohn, Ralph Metzer (French horn) Clyde Bachand (tuba) Martin Lerner, Larry Molinelli (flute) Robert Meyer (oboe) Walter Simpson (bassoon) Don Carone (alto sax) Kenny Mann (tenor sax) Don Hanby (baritone sax) Lloyd Lofton (piano) Robert Lesher (guitar) Max Wayne (bass) Dominic "Mickey" Simonetta (drums) Shelby Davis (vocals)
Chicago, IL, August 15, 1951
DG5690Ennui
DG5691Gloomy Sunday
DG5692Vignette
DG5693An Esthete On Clarke Street
DG5694S'posin'
DG5695Cathy
DG5696Cookie
Strange Fruit

MG 1002   Milt Jackson Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, August 24, 1951
3000Milt Meets Sid
3001D And E
3002Yesterdays
3003Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
Milt Jackson (vibes) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Al Jones (drums)
NYC, September 18, 1951
Autumn Breeze
Moving Nicely
'Round Midnight
Bluesology

MG 1003   Shelly Manne And Group

Conte Candoli (trumpet) Bill Russo (trombone) Art Pepper (alto sax) Bob Cooper (tenor sax) Gene Esposito (piano) Don Bargley (bass) Shelly Manne (drums, vocals) Shelby Davis (vocals)
Chicago, IL, November 12, 1951
3600Pooch McGooch
3601The Count On Rush Street
3602Back In Your Own Backyard
3603All Of Me
Conte Candoli, Shorty Rogers (trumpet) Jimmy Giuffre (tenor sax) Bob Gordon (baritone sax) Frank Patchen (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, January 7, 1952
3693It Don't Mean A Thing
3694Deep Purple
3695The Princess Of Evil
3696Slightly Brightly

MG 1004   Dizzy Gillespie, Vol. 2

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Bill Graham (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (vibes) Percy Heath (bass) Al (Junior) Jones (drums) Joe Carroll, Melvin Moore (vocals)
NYC, August 16, 1951
DG-1206I'm In A Mess
DG-1500Swing Low, Sweet Cadillac
Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Bill Graham (baritone sax) Milt Jackson (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Al (Junior) Jones (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals) + Stuff Smith (violin)
NYC, October 25, 1951
DG-2301Nobody Knows
DG-2302The Bluest Blues
Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Bill Graham (baritone sax) Wynton Kelly (piano) Bernard Griggs (bass) Al Jones (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals)
Chicago, IL, July 18, 1952
DG-2309Oh-Sho-Be-Do-Be
DG-2310They Can't Take That Away From Me