Sonny Dunham Catalog

1940 (age 26)

Sonny Dunham - Just A Memory / Estrellita  (Varsity 8205)

Sonny Dunham, trumpet, trombone; Herbert Sweet, piano; Lou Green, guitar; Charlie Green, bass; Russell Johnson, drums.
NYC, February, 1940
US1342-1Just A Memory
US1343-1Estrellita

Various Artists - The Golden Era Of Jazz, Vol. 2  (Savoy MG 15018)

Sonny Dunham, trumpet, trombone; Herbert Sweet, piano; Lou Green, guitar; Charlie Green, bass; Russell Johnson, drums.: same personnel.
NYC, March, 1940
US1424-1Little White Lies
US1426-1Blue Skies

Various Artists - The Golden Era Of Jazz, Vol. 1  (Savoy MG 15015)

Sonny Dunham, trumpet, trombone; Herbert Sweet, piano; Lou Green, guitar; Charlie Green, bass; Russell Johnson, drums.: same session.
NYC, March, 1940
US1425-1Memories Of You
US1427-1Dark Eyes

1941

Sonny Dunham - Bar Babble / ???  (Bluebird B-11148)

Nick Buono, Joe Gifelli, Uan Rasey, trumpet; Sonny Dunham, trumpet, trombone, director; Dave Hallett, Hal Smith, trombone; Guy McReynolds, alto sax; Corky Corcoran, Jack Richardson, tenor sax; Joe Cook, baritone sax; George Williams, piano, arranger; Pat McCarthy, guitar, arranger; Bunny Donin, bass; Howard Smith, drums; Hal Mooney, arranger.
NYC, April 9, 1941
063725-1Bar Babble

Sonny Dunham - Mighty Lak A Rose / ???  (Bluebird B-11124)

Nick Buono, Joe Gifelli, Uan Rasey, trumpet; Sonny Dunham, trumpet, trombone, director; Dave Hallett, Hal Smith, trombone; Guy McReynolds, alto sax; Corky Corcoran, Jack Richardson, tenor sax; Joe Cook, baritone sax; George Williams, piano, arranger; Pat McCarthy, guitar, arranger; Bunny Donin, bass; Howard Smith, drums; Hal Mooney, arranger.: same session.
NYC, April 9, 1941
063727-1Mighty Lak A Rose

Sonny Dunham - Memories Of You / ???  (Bluebird B-11239)

Pete Candoli, Paul Montgomery, Uan Rasey, trumpet; Sonny Dunham, trumpet, trombone, director; George Fay, Hal Smith, trombone; Guy McReynolds, alto sax; Tony Bastien, Corky Corcoran, tenor sax; Joe Cook, baritone sax; Fred Otis, piano; Lennie Mirabella, guitar; Roger "Iggy" Shevak, bass; Howard Smith, drums.
NYC, July 23, 1941
066970-1Memories Of You (theme)

1942

Sonny Dunham - You're Blase / ???  (Bluebird B-11514)

Paul Montgomery, Uan Rasey, James Reiderich, trumpet; Sonny Dunham, trumpet, trombone, director; Dudley Payne Hal Smith, Kai Winding, trombone; Robert Farrington, Guy McReynolds, alto sax; Tony Bastien, Karl Kates, tenor sax; Joe Cook, baritone sax; Fred Otis, piano; Lennie Mirabella, guitar; Roger "Iggy" Shevak, bass; Nat Polen, drums.
NYC, March 10, 1942
073716-1You're Blase